Fifty Books in a Year

20 Feb

are what I’ve decided to read after watching a video from Youtuber and genial Scottishfella, falletron. As well as the seventeen or so books mentioned in the previous post, I’ll probably get around to reading some of these, too –

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss
Anthropology and a Hundred Other Stories by Dan Rhodes
Apathy and Other Small Victories by Paul Neilan
Death of an Ordinary Man by Glen Duncan
Only Revolutions by Mark Z. Danielewski
Beware of God by Shalom Auslander
Atlas by Katrina Vandenberg
Death: A User’s Guide by Tom Hickman
Mortification: Writers’ Stories of their Shame by Robin Robertson
In a Time of Violence by Eavan Boland
The Cheap Bastard’s Guide to New York City by Rob Grader
The Cheap Bastard’s Guide to Boston by Kris Frieswick
The Cheap Bastard’s Guide to Chicago by Nadia Oehlsen
This Book Will Change Your Life by Benrik
The Wasteland
by T.S. Eliot
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Another Shot by Joe Kita
A Fool’s Gold by Bill Merritt
Paperback Original by William Rhode
The Known World by Edward P. Jones
The Violent Bear It Away by Flannery O’Connor
The Bus Driver Who Wanted To Be God by Etgar Keret
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
Everything by David Foster Wallace that I can get my mitts on
Lost in the Funhouse by John Barth
Chronic City by Jonathan Lethem

Plus some other crap that I’ll inevitably pick up while bored and in range of a Waterstone’s. Feel free to boast of your superiority and propose contests of skill and endurance in the comments.

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich – Timothy Ferriss
Anthropology and a Hundred Other Stories – Dan Rhodes
Apathy and Other Small Victories – Paul Neilan
Death of an Ordinary Man – Glen Duncan
Quirkology – the Everyday Science of Human Lives – Richard Wiseman
Only Revolutions – Mark Z. Danielewski
Beware of God – Shalom Auslander
Atlas – Katrina Vandenberg
Death: A User’s Guide by Tom Hickman
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