JANUARY

Until May I will be reading books as a judge for the Orange Prize. There are too many to list here.

MAY

Huckleberry Finn (reread) Mark Twain

JUNE

A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
The Wilder Life by Wendy McClure (a must-read for Laura Ingalls Wilder fans!)
In-Flight Entertainment (short stories) by Helen Simpson

JULY

The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
Dissolution by C.J. Sansom

AUGUST

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell
Wench by Doren Valdez-Perkins
Gillespie and I by Jane Harris (excellent!)

SEPTEMBER

The Submission by Amy Waldman
The Sisters Brothers by Patrick de Witt
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

OCTOBER

Tony and Susan by Austin Wright
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
The Butterfly Isles by Patrick Barkham

NOVEMBER

State of Wonder by Ann Patchett

DECEMBER

Why Be Happy When You Can Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson
Charles Dickens: A Life by Claire Tomalin
The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz