Here are my goal books for 2014. My must reads:
First off, I really want to read something in Spanish. This one is pretty short, and the author is well respected:
This one is one of those “guilty books.” This was my mother’s favorite book. I didn’t read it while she was alive. She really wanted me to, but I never got around to it. It is Lorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor by R.D. Blackmore.
Just one I’ve been wanting to read for a long time.
This one sounds interesting and is by an author I’ve never read before:
This is one that I carried back from Russia and have been carrying around with me for many years. Time to read it:
The latest from Andrey Kurkov, an interesting Ukrainian author, and author of Death and the Penguin:
The sequel to Death and the Penguin. Should be interesting to find out what happens to Misha:
A fellow blogger recommended this one to me:
Heard so much about this one:
Striking another one off the classics list. Seems like I should read it before visiting Spain, which I would like to do asap:
And another one by Gary Jennings. Excited and scared to read it: