Books Reviewed This Far

On this page you can find all the books I’ve reviewed this far.

To see only fiction click here. To see only non-fiction click here.

Asian and Middle Eastern Fiction

Book Title Author Rating
The Lake Banana Yoshimoto 8/10
The Inheritance of Loss Kiran Desai 9/10
One Nigth @ the Call Centre Chetan Bhagat 8/10
East, West Salman Rushdie 6/10
Kusamakura Natsume Soseki 7/10
Mornings In Jenin Susan Abulhawa 10/10
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle Haruki Murakami 8/10
The Inscrutable Americans Anurag Mathur 7/10
The Lemon Tree Sandy Tolan 9/10
The Mistress of Spices Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni 6/10
The Buddha of Suburbia Hanif Kureishi 3/10
The Bachelor Of Arts R.K. Narayan 7/10
The Secret Life of Saeed the Pessoptimist Emile Habiby 6/10
A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth 10/10
The Immortals of Meluha Amish Tripathi 5/10
The Reluctant Fundamentalist Mohsin Hamid 8/10
Norwegian Wood Haruki Murakami 9/10
The Namesake Jhumpa Lahiri 8/10
The Vendor of Sweets R.K. Narayan 7/10
The House of The Mosque Kader Abdolah 9/10
Swami and Friends R.K. Narayan 9/10
The Bargain From The Bazaar Haroon K. Ullah 9/10
Sputnik Sweetheart Haruki Murakami 7/10
The English Teacher R.K. Narayan 7/10
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman Haruki Murakami 7.5/10
The 3 Mistakes of My Life Chetan Bhagat 8/10
A Personal Matter Kenzaburo Oe 8/10
The Sari Shop Rupa Bajwa 8/10
A Golden Age Tahmima Anam 9/10
The Interpreter of Maladies Jhumpa Lahiri 9/10
The Death of Vishnu Manil Suri 9/10

Other Fiction

Book Title Author Rating
The Possibility of an Island Michel Houllebecq 7/10
Beatrice and Virgil Yann Martel 7/10
The Black Cloud Fred Hoyle 9/10
The Prince of Mist Carlos Ruiz Zafon 7/10
Stranger in A Strange Land Robert Heinlein 8/10
The Bourne Identity Robert Ludlum 6/10
A Wrinkle In Time Madeleine L’Engle 7/10
Gone Michael Grant 8/10
Across the Universe Beth Revis 7/10
The Dog Stars Peter Heller 8/10
The Age of Miracles Karen Thompson Walker 5/10
The Fault in Our Stars John Green 9/10
The Alchemyst Michael Scott 8/10
The Lightning Thief Rick Riordan 7/10
Proof David Auburn 8/10
The Perks of Being A Wallflower S. Chbosky 7/10
Frankenstein Mary Shelley 7/10
The Complete Cosmicomics Italo Calvino 6/10
The Martian Andy Weir 10/10
The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of The Window and Disappeared Jonas Jonasson 8/10
The Hobbit J.R.R. Tolkien 8/10
The Ultimate Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Douglas Adams 8/10
Third Willow Lenore Skomal 8/10
Divergent Veronica Roth 5/10
The Book Thief Marcus Zusak 6/10
To Sir, With Love E.R. Braithwaite 10/10
Me And Earl And The Dying Girl Jesse Andrews 7/10
Another Country Anjali Joseph 10/10
Saigon Anthony Grey 10/10
A Game Of Thrones George R.R. Martin 7/10
The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg 8/10
Going Commando Mark Time 7/10
Batman, Vol. 1: The Court of Owls Scott Snyder 9/10
Batman, Vol. 2: The City of Owls Scott Snyder 6/10
I, Robot Isaac Asimov 9/10
Sophie’s Diary Dora Musielak 10/10

Astronomy, Space Science and Astronautics

Book Title Author Rating
Civilized Life in The Universe George Basalla 8/10
The Story of Astronomy Peter Aughton 9/10
What If the Earth Had Two Moons? Neil Comins 6/10
Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars Sir Patrick Moore 8/10
The Inflationary Universe Alan Guth 8/10
Digital Astrophotography David Ratlege 6/10
Riding Rockets Mike Mullane 9/10
The Great Atlas of the Stars Serge Brunier 6/10
Longitude Dava Sobel 8/10
Falling to Earth Al Worden 9/10
The Prophet and the Astronomer Marcelo Gleiser 7/10
Death by Black Hole Neil deGrasse Tyson 8/10
The Stars of Heaven Clifford A. Pickover 7/10
The Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos Dennis Overbye 7/10
The Sleepwalkers Arthur Koestler 8/10
The 4 Percent Universe Richard Panek 6/10
The Mighty Mars Rovers Elizabeth Rusch 10/10
Discoverers of the Universe Michael Hoskin 9/10
Death From the Skies! Philip Plait 8/10
The Case for Mars Robert Zubrin 9/10
Mars:The Dusty Planet Ellen Lawrence 4/10
Strange New Worlds Ray Jayawardhana 8/10
Mission to Mars Buzz Aldrin 7/10
COMETS! David J. Eicher 9/10
Pale Blue Dot Carl Sagan 10/10
The Book Nobody Read Owen Gingerich 7/10
The Unity of the Universe D.W. Sciama 8/10
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming Mike Brown 10/10
Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 1 8/10
Coming Of Age in The Milky Way Timothy Ferris 7/10
Time One Colin Gillespie 5/10
Nearest Star Leon Golub & Jay M. Pasachoff 9/10
Marketing the Moon David M. Scott and Richard Jurek 9/10
Fireside Astronomy Sir Patrick Moore 7/10
Rocket Dreams Marina Benjamin 7/10
Digital SLR Astrophotography Michael A. Covington 8/10
Spacefaring: The Human Dimension Albert A. Harrison 8/10
An Acre of Glass J.B. Zirker 8/10

Physics and Mathematics

Book Title Author Rating
Symmetry and the Monster Mark Ronan 8/10
The Code Book Simon Singh 10/10
The Joy of Physics Arthur W. Wiggins 7/10
Antimatter Frank Close 8/10
Galileo J.L. Heilbron 9/10
The Man Who Changed Everything Basil Mahon 9/10
Visions Michio Kaku 8/10
How To Destroy The Universe Paul Parsons 7/10
Quirky Sides of Scientists David R. Topper 8/10
The Physics of Star Trek Lawrence M. Krauss 8/10
The Strangest Man Graham Farmelo 9/10
The Music of the Primes Marcus du Sautoy 8/10
American Prometheus Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin 8/10
What is Relativity Jeffrey Bennett 8/10
The Age Of Radiance Craig Nelson 9/10
The Physics of Superheroes James Kakalios 9/10
The Golden Ratio/a> Mario Livio 8/10
Collider Paul Halpern 8/10
Einstein’s Cosmos Michio Kaku 9/10
Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! Richard P. Feynman 10/10

Other Science

Book Title Author Rating
My Life With the Chimpanzees Jane Goodall 8/10
The Earth After Us Jan Zalasiewicz 7/10
Intelligence: A Very Short Introduction Ian J. Deary 8/10
Collapse Jared Diamond 10/10
The Secret Life Of Sleep Kat Duff 7/10
An Explorer’s Notebook Tim Flannery 8/10
The Monkey’s Voyage Alan De Queiroz 6/10
Nothing New Scientist 8/10
Lucky Planet David Waltham 8/10
The Science Magpie Simon Flynn 8/10
The Flight of the Iguana David Quammen 6/10
The Science of the Hitchhiker’s Guide To the Galaxy Michael Hanlon 9/10
Your Inner Fish Neil Shubin 9/10
Out of Thin Air Peter D. Ward 10/10

Other Non-Fiction

Book Title Author Rating
How to Become an Intellectual Nick Kolakowski 7/10
Night & Low-Light Photography Jill Waterman 7/10
By the Seat of My Pants Edited by Don George 7/10
Photos That Sell Lee Frost 7/10
The Girls of Atomic City Denise Kiernan 9/10
Brainwashing Kathleen Taylor 8/10
Darwin Slept Here Eric Simons 10/10
Wonder Woman Unbound Tim Hanley 9/10
The Kitchen Magpie James Steen 8/10
The Official Dictionary of Sarcasm James Napoli 6/10

3 thoughts on “Books Reviewed This Far

  1. Hi, thanks for checking out my review of Oscar Wao. I am beyond impressed by how many reviews you have up here. I’ve been meaning to get into Murakami for awhile- just holding back because a few of my friends had a rough time with him. Which of his books would you recommend I start with?

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