“Life is painful, nasty and short – in my case it has only been painful and nasty,”  Djuna Barnes 1978-1981 by Hank O’Neal

The Diary of a Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith

All the Lives We Ever Lived by Katherine Smyth

Normandy Stories by Guy de Maupassant

Molloy by Samuel Beckett

Herman Melville by Elizabeth Hardwick

The Anthologist by Nicholson Baker

Anne Frank, The Untold Story by Jeroen De Bruyn and Joop van Wijk

The Dawn Watch by Maya Jasanoff

Packing my library by  Alberto Manguel

England, Their England by A.G. Macdonell

The Shadow-Line by Joseph Conrad

South Sea Tales by Jack London

kaddish.com by Nathan Englander

The Bughouse: The Madness of Ezra Pound by Daniel Swift

Flights by Olga Tokarchzuk

The World Broke in Two by Bill Goldstein

Matters of Vital Interest by Eric Lerner

The Belly of Paris by Émile Zola

Old Goriot by Honoré de Balzac

Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy

The Potato Hack by Tim Steele