2017 Reviews

This is a list of my 2017 reviews: click on the link to read the post 🙂
Correct up to: 23/7/17

July
66) Sunset: A Ch’ae Manshik Reader (eds. Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton)
65) Ties by Domenico Starnone
64) The Accusation by Bandi
63) Autopsy of a Father by Pascale Kramer
62) Beasts Head For Home by Kōbō Abe

61) The President’s Gardens by Muhsin Al-Ramli

June
60) The Book of the Dead by Orikuchi Shinobu
59) Danny by Yun I-hyeong
58) The World’s Most Expensive Novel by Kim Min-jung
57) Slow Boat by Hideo Furukawa
56) Evening Proposal by Pyun Hye Young
55) mariko / mariquita by Natsuki Ikezawa
54) Spring Sleepers by Kyoko Yoshida
53) El invierno en Lisboa (Winter in Lisbon) by Antonio Muñoz Molina
52) Listening for Jupiter by Pierre-Luc Landry
51) Little Mouse Helps Out by Riikka Jäntti

May
50) Gold Rush by Yu Miri
49) Hot Air Balloon by Son Bo-mi
48) Dishonored by Choi Min-woo
47) The Pinch Runner Memorandum by Kenzaburō Ōe

46) Meeting with my Brother by Yi Mun-yol
45) Familiar Things by Hwang Sok-yong
44) Inheritance from Mother by Minae Mizumura
43) Friendship for Grown-Ups by Nao-Cola Yamazaki

42) Time Differences by Yoko Tawada
41) The Impossible Fairytale by Han Yujoo

April
40) The Unseen by Roy Jacobsen
39) Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors
38) Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg
37) A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman
36) Im Stein (Bricks and Mortar) by Clemens Meyer
35) The Traitor’s Niche by Ismail Kadare
34) The Explosion Chronicles by Yan Lianke
33) Petit Piment (Black Moses) by Alain Manbanckou
32) Judas by Amos Oz
31) Kong’s Garden by Hwang Jung-eun

March
30) Compass by Mathias Énard
29) Theory of Literature and Other Critical Writings by Natsume Sōseki
28) War and Turpentine by Stefan Hertmans
27) Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by Jack Thorne
26) Der Schlaf der Gerechten (The Sleep of the Righteous) by Wolfgang Hilbig
25) A Very Normal Man by Vincenzo Cerami
24) Sodome et Gomorrhe (Sodom and Gomorrah) by Marcel Proust
23) Spring Garden by Tomoka Shibasaki
22) Fever Dream by Samanta Schweblin

February
21) Land of Love and Ruins by Oddný Eir
20) Record of a Night Too Brief by Hiromi Kawakami
19) A Contrived World by Jung Young Moon
18) Wildwitch: Bloodling by Lene Kaaberbøl
17) Nuuk #ohneFilter (Nuuk #nofilter, AKA HOMO Sapienne) by Niviaq Korneliussen
16) The Mother of Dreams – Portrayals of Women in Modern Japanese Fiction
(ed. Makoto Ueda)
15) Iraq +100 – Stories from a Century after the Invasion (ed. Hassan Blasim)

14) The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson
13) Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
12) Wildwitch: Life Stealer by Lene Kaaberbøl

11) The Story of Hong Gildong (tr. Minsoo Kang)

January
10) Christmas Specials by Kim Ae-ran
9) The Last of Hanak’o by Ch’oe Yun
8) La vida en las ventanas (Life in Windows) by Andrés Neuman
7) Brothers by David Clerson

6) The Tower of London by Natsume Sōseki
5) Wildwitch: Oblivion by Lene Kaaberbøl
4) Recitation by Bae Suah

3) The Evenings by Gerard Reve
2) The Square by Choi In-hun

1) As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams by Lady Sarashina