I hope you all had a good Christmas, and if you don't celebrate Christmas then I hope you have been having a nice week, although the weather is rather cold.
Here is the list of books I received as gifts which should give you an idea of the types of reviews coming your way over the next twelve months.
I wish everybody a happy New Year!
Walden by Henry David Thoreau
Go by John Clellon Holmes
Howl, Kaddish and other poems by Allen Ginsberg
And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks by Jack Kerouac & William S Burroughs
The Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac
Raise High The Roofbeam Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction by J.D. Salinger
Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger
Chaos Walking Trilogy by Patrick Ness
Fear by Michael Grant
Light by Michael Grant
Out of Sight, Out of Time by Ally Carter
United We Spy by Ally Carter
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney
Allegiant by Veronica Roth