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Discussion in 'Book club' started by trelassick, Apr 1, 2009.
The Sod Delusion - Dawkins takes on the English infatuation with the perfect lawn.
In Search of Lost Tile - Proust goes rooting around in the back garden after some particularly heavy winds
Empire of the Bun - Ballard takes on Gregg's the Bakers
Northern Tights - Pullman dons a pair of laddered fishnets
The Time Traveller's Wiff - The perils of body odour for would be timelords
The Night Stuff - Tom Wolfe's essential sleepover guide.
'The Lion, The Witch and The Ward rob' A brave man who stops his evil wife stealing their foster-child's inheritance.
Pats, Shoots and Leaves - a heartless vet story.
Glad to see this thread is still going. Many great titles over the past two years.
Latest Booker winner about the life of a librarian: "A sense of Lending"
The Mucky Country by Donald Horne. Sanitation in the wide brown land.
Lard of the Rings- a guide for lubricating lovers.
Treasure Inland (Treasure Island) Go in search of treasure inland
Gok *** chinese (Gok cooks chinese) When Gok wan gets chinese cooking wrong
A song of dice and fire (A song of ice and fire)
The Lung Earth (The Long Earth) The Earth as a breathing thing
Before I go to sheep (Before I go to slep)
Never Let me Gok - Ishiguro's refusal of the be-spectacled chap's injunctions to get the "girls" out, or wear flattering scarves.
The Pong Goodbye: Chandler's Marlowe comes out squeaky clean this time.
This is a great thread!
The Urn of the Screw - Henry James' ghostly tale about an excessive tea drinking prison warden.
To Have and to Have Nit - Hemingway's tale of smuggling while enduring repeat infestations.
The Wife of Bats Tale
Travels With My Ant
Who Bares wins
Call of THe Will
In Search of Lost Thyme - Marcel Proust's seven part meandering memoir about getting home from the supermarket with the wherewithal for his favourite stuffing recipe only to find he's missing a key ingredient. And it's just gone 5pm on Christmas Eve.
The Crepes of Wrath - Steinbeck's pancake day nightmare
Bring up the Bodies - Hilary Mantel's medical discourse on why cannibalism makes you sick
Some classics that may already have been mentioned
A dance to the music of Tim
In Search of Lost Tim
Portrait of a Lad
The Sound and the Fur
A Passage to Indi
Inside tips on producing music independently from major commercial record labels
A Farewell to Rams, the story of a shepard and his retirement.