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November 6: Backlist Books I Want to Read
Though I’m often tempted by shiny new releases, there’s always a few older books I want to read.
- Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven; Sherman Alexie. (1993) Short story collection.
2. Kin; Holly Black. (2008) Dark fairy tale.
3. War for the Oaks; Emma Bull. 1987. Music and fairyland.
4. Devil You Know; Mike Carey. (2007) Freelance exorcist. Two words that spell trouble.
5. The Gods of Gotham; Lyndsay Faye. (2012) 1800s NYC police.
6. Tower of Ravens; Kate Forsyth. (2004) Flying horses! Can’t go wrong with flying horses.
7. Moab is my Washpot; Stephen Fry. (1997) An excellent comedian.
8. The Thief Lord; Cornelia Funke. (2000). Magic and orphans.
9. Cold Fire; Tamora Pierce. (2002) More magic!
10. Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand; Helen Simonson. (2010) A small village and a quiet hero.