20 Books of Summer 2018! An Update


Though I’m a bit behind my goal, still believe I can achieve it.

Have read so far:

  1. Two Kinds of Truth (Harry Bosh Series #20) by Michael Connelly
  2. The Rules of Backyard Cricket by Jock Serong , my review will follow soon
  3. Rupture, 2016 (Dark Iceland Series #4) by Ragnar Jónasson (Translated by Quentin Bates)
  4. The Pyramid of Mud, 2018 (Montalbano #22) by Andrea Camilleri (Trans: Stephen Sartarelli)
  5. The Hollow, 1946 (Hercule Poirot #22) by Agatha Christie
  6. Maigret and the Old People, 1960 (Inspector Maigret #56) by Georges Simenon (Trans: Shaun Whiteside
  7. Maigret is Afraid, 1953 (Inspector Maigret #42) by Georges Simenon (Trans: Ros Schwartz)

I’m  almost halfway through:

  1.  The Pale Criminal by Philip Kerr (in stead of Field Grey)

And I’m looking forward to reading next:

  1. The Intrusions (Carrigan & Miller Book 3), 2017 by Stav Sherez
  2. A Fine Line by Gianrico Carofiglio

Still to go (in no particular order)

  1. The Strange Death of Fiona Griffiths by Harry Bingham
  2. Spook Street by Mick Herron
  3. Insidious Intent by Val McDermid
  4. Quicksand by Malin Persson Giolito
  5. Downfall by Margot Kinberg
  6. The Trespasser by Tana French
  7. A Deadly Show by Sarah Ward
  8. Herejes by Leonardo Padura
  9. Paradime by Alan Glynn
  10. Fever by Deon Meyer
  11. Outsider in Amsterdam by Janwillem Van de Wetering

I’ll have to brush up my maths, that’s 21 books

4 thoughts on “20 Books of Summer 2018! An Update

  1. May I suggest these current best selling books:

    Jo Nesbo/”The Thirst” Harry Hole series (excellent)

    Sara Blaedel/ “The Killing Forest”/”Running Girl”/”The Undertaker’s Daughter”

    Jussi Adler-Olsen/”The Scarred Woman” Department Q series – excellant!

    Ruth Ware/”The Lying Game”/”The Death of Mrs. Hathaway”

    Camilla Lackberg/”The Girl in the Woods”

    I have ready the majority of these books. A few of them are on my bookshelf to read but I have read all their previous books and highly recommend them.

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    1. Thanks for your comment. I very much like Jo Nesbo’s Harry Hole series, and have read most of them. I do have The Thirst on my Kindle and I’ll definitely read it some time soon. Other authors on you list don’t tempt me that much, Just a matter of taste. Problem is there’re too many books but too little time to read them. Anyway thanks for your gentle suggestion.

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