TBR & Upcoming Reviews

Here are some of the books in my review queue that you can look forward to hearing my thoughts on. Some of these I own, some are at my library and some are on this list in the hope I can acquire them!

Read (Review Forthcoming):

  • So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson (Wales)
  • In the Shadow of the Banyan by Vaddey Ratner (Cambodia)
  • Pachinko by Min Jin Lee (South Korea)
  • Stained by Abda Khan (England)
  • Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue (Cambodia)

TBR:

  • Oceania:
  • Leaves of the Banyan Tree by Albert Wendt (Samoa)
  • The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf by Ambellin Kwaymullina (Australia)
  • North America:
  • Monkey Beach by Eden Robinson (Canada)
  • Medicine Walk by Richard Wagmese (Canada)
  • Caribbean:
  • Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn (Jamaica)
  • Show Me a Mountain by Kerry Young (Jamaica)
  • Miguel Street by VS Naipaul (Trinidad and Tobago)
  • Latin America:
  • Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (Mexico)
  • Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera (Mexico)
  • Kalpa Imperial by Angélica Gorodischer (Argentina)
  • The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende (Chile)
  • Lost City Radio by Daniel Alarcón (Peru)
  • Asia:
  • The Time Regulation Institute by Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar (Turkey)
  • And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini (Afghanistan)
  • The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (Afghanistan)
  • How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid (Pakistan)
  • I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai (Pakistan)
  • The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan (India)
  • Grace of Kings by Ken Liu (China)
  • Invisible Planets edited by Ken Liu (China)
  • Not a Self Help Book: The Misadventures of Marty Wu by Yi Shun Lai (Taiwan)
  • The Sea is Ours edited by Jaymee Goh and Joyce Chng (Anthology featuring South East Asian authors)
  • The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen (Vietnam)
  • Listen, Slowly by Thanhha Lai (Vietnam)
  • Ilustrado by Miguel Syjuco (The Philippines)
  • Africa:
  • Under the Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta (Nigeria)
  • Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigeria)
  • The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah (Zimbabwe)
  • Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese (Ethiopia)
  • The Memory of Love by Aminatta Forna (Sierra Leone)
  • Wife of the Gods by Kwei Quartey (Ghana)
  • Where the Air is Sweet by Tasneem Jamal (Uganda)
  • Confessions of the Lioness by Mia Couto (Mozambique)
  • Europe:
  • My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante (Italy)
  • The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard (France)
  • The Quantum Thief by Hannu Rajaniemi (Finland)
  • My Grandmother Sends her Regards and Apologises by Fredrik Backman (Sweden)