Category Archives: 6000 pages

Read Every Day (aka 20000 pages, aka 50 books)

My new reading challenge for 2012 Continue reading

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The ‘Melissa’ Awards

A round up best, worst, and otherwise most something-est books from 2011. Continue reading

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11000 Pages, 30 Books!

A summary of my reading challenge for this year. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, The Waterproof Bible – Andrew Kaufman (pages 10755-11059)

A strange little book that I nevertheless enjoyed. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, Cast, in Order of Disappearance – Simon Brett (pages 10579-10755)

A comic mystery from the 1970s. Who killed Marcus Steen the theatre impressario and why? Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, Solar – Ian McEwan (pages 10275-10578)

A novel about global warming, renewable energy and one man’s need to make a name for himself from it. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, Zone One – Colson Whitehead (pages 10016-10274)

A literary novel about the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, The Straw Men – Michael Marshall (pages 9520-10015)

Another good crime thriller from the writer of Killer Move which I enjoyed back in July. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, Wild Abandon – Joe Dunthorne (pages 9216-9519)

A review of Joe Dunthorne (author of Submarine) book Wild Abandon. Communal living and other shennanigans in Wales. Continue reading

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6000 Pages 2011, Girlfriend in a Coma – Douglas Coupland (pages 8935-9215)

My review of a classic ‘millenial’ novel a decade on. Continue reading

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