This is a partial list of the books I have read. I have it both to jog my memory and because I have read a lot of stuff I have loved, and want other people to find it.

My book reviews are available here.

2024

  • My Ingeborg, Tore Renberg ★★★★☆
  • Kind of Blue: the making of the Miles Davis masterpiece, Ashley Kahn ★★★☆☆
  • Sixty Degrees North: Around the World in Search of Home, Malachy Tallack ★★★☆☆
  • Replay, Jordan Mechner ★★★★☆
  • The Horde: how the Mongols changed the world, Marie Favereau ★★★★☆
  • La resistenza delle donne, Benedetta Tobagi ★★★☆☆
  • Under the Volcano, Malcolm Lowry ★☆☆☆☆
  • Family Lexicon (Lessico Famigliare), Natalia Ginzburg ★★★★☆
  • Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov ★★★★★
  • Meditations, Marcus Aurelius ★★★★☆
  • The garden of the Finzi-Contini, Giorgio Bassani ★★★★☆
  • The question of Palestine, Edward W. Said ★★★☆☆

2023

Books I read in 2023: wrap-up and reviews

2022

My favorite books of 2022

2021

Three good books I read in 2021

2020

Five good books I read in 2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

In no particular order