Reading in the Desert

…a bookworm in Dubai

Waterstones 11

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  • Y by Marjorie Celona
  • The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence
  • The Fields by Kevin Maher
  • Ghana Must Go by Taile Selasi
  • Idiopathy by Sam Byers
  • The Son by Michel Rostain
  • The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan
  • Ballistics by D W Wilson
  • Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
  • Marriage Material by Sathnam Sanghera
  • Pig’s Foot by Carlos Acosta



  • When God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman 5 stars
  • The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht 4 stars
  • City of Bohane by Kevin Barry
  • The Free World by David Bezmozgis
  • The Registrar’s Manual for Detecting Forced Marriages by Sophie Hardach
  • 22 Britannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson
  • Chinaman by Shehan Karunatilaka
  • Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman
  • The Coincidence Engine by Sam Leith
  • The Sentimentalists by Johanna Skibsrud
  • The Collaborator by Mirza Waheed

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