April 2023 books

Non-fiction 5 (YTD 27)
The Cyprus Crisis and the Cold War, by Makarios Drousiotis
My Family And Other Animals, by Gerald Durrell
The Silurians, by Robert Smith?
When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation, by Paula Fredriksen
The Underwater Menace, by James Cooray Smith

SF 23 (YTD 87)
Galactic Girl, by Fiona Richmond
ε4 (did not finish)
ζ4 (did not finish)
Redwood and Wildfire, by Andrea Hairston
ι4 (did not finish)
κ4 (did not finish)
ν4 (did not finish)
ξ4 (did not finish)
ο4 (did not finish)
π4 (did not finish)
ρ4 (did not finish)
σ4 (did not finish)
τ4 (did not finish)
υ4 (did not finish)
φ4 (did not finish)

Doctor Who 3 (YTD 13)
Erasing Sherlock, by Kelly Hale
Doctor Who and the Cave-Monsters, by Malcolm Hulke
Doctor Who: The Underwater Menace, by Nigel Robinson

Comics 1 (YTD 8)
The Weeping Angels of Mons, by Robbie Morrison, Daniel Indro and Eleonora Carlini

6,500 pages (YTD 32,700)
11/32 (YTD 57/142) by non-male writers (Fredriksen, β4, Richmond, Hairston, θ4, κ4, ν4, ρ4, Hale, υ4, χ4)
2/32 (YTD 23/142) by a non-white writer (β4, Hairston)

389 books tagged “unread”, as of last night; that is 6 fewer than last month as I get through the Clarke submissions, and did not go wild at Eastercon.

Reading now
Creation Machine, by Andrew Bannister
Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett

Coming soon (perhaps)
The Fountains of Forever, by Nick Abadzis et al
The John Nathan Turner Production Diary, 1979-90, by Richard Molesworth
Home Fires Burn, by Gareth Madgwick
Doctor Who – Vengeance on Varos, by Philip Martin
Vengeance on Varos, by Jonathan Dennis
The Rings of Akhaten, by William Shaw
The Race, by Nina Allan
The Shape of Sex to Come, ed. Douglas Hill
American Gridlock, by James Thurber
The Second ‘If’ Reader, ed. Fredrik Pohl
A Marvellous Light, by Freya Marske
The Revolution Trade, by Charles Stross
Twelve Caesars: Images of Power from the Ancient World to the Modern, by Mary Beard
Winter, by Ali Smith
The Cider House Rules, by John Irving
The Memory Librarian, by Janelle Monáe
“Bears Discover Fire”, by Terry Bisson
Ancient, Ancient, by Kiini Ibura Salaam
Partitions irlandaises, by Vincent Baily and Kris
One Bible Many Voices, by S E Gillingham
Falling to Earth, by Al Worden
Love and Mr Lewisham, by H.G. Wells
The Man Who Died Twice, by Richard Osman
Living with the Gods, by Neil MacGregor
A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, by Adam Rutherford
Wyrd Sisters, by Terry Pratchett