Books I have read in 2019

December 31, 2019

Below is a list of some of the books I have read during 2019. Please feel free to let me know what you thought of them in the comments section:

This is quite hard sci fi, but the journey to and colonisation of a world orbiting the nearby star Proxima always had the potential to be a complex scientific affair. An interesting read for fans of the genre:

A story of the ancient demi god who defied her father the sun and was banished to an island where she meets many a Greek hero, not least amongst them Odysseys:

Poker is not really my game, but this is an accessible memoir which happens to be about the game. Written by the star of the BBC game show Only Connect, I highly recommend this biography:

I re-read this one and continue to be shocked no one has managed to make a film version of this novel which is so cinematic in scope and ripe for transformation to the screen. Great novel, one of my fav sci fi books of all time:

A more user friendly story about colonising a planet around a nearby star, and a debut from a lady with a bright future in writing:

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