Wednesday, December 26, 2012

BLAH BOOK AWARDS 2012



BOOKS READ IN 2012
1) The Emperor of All Maladies- Siddhartha Mukherjee
2) Open- Andres Agassi
3) Bonfire of the Vanities- Tom Wolfe
4) Everybody Loves You When You're Dead - Neil Strauss
5) No Country For Old Men - Cormac McCarthy
6) Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie
7) Em and the Big Hoom - Jerry Pinto
8) Absolute Sandman: Vol 2- Neil Gaiman
9) The Green Hills of Africa - Ernest Hemingway
10) PJ20 - Edited by Cameron Crowe
11) Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World - William D Cohan
12) Bringing up the Bodies - Hillary Mantel
13) American Psycho - Bret Eastom Ellis
14) Absolute Sandman: Vol 1 - Neil Gaiman
15) Thinking fast and slow - Daniel Kahneman
16) Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil - John Berendt
17) A Long Way Gone - Ishmael Beah
18) The Sense of an Ending - Julian Barnes
19) Is Journalism Worth Dying For - Anna Politkovskaya
20) Room - Emma Donoghue
21) Behind The Beautiful Forevers - Katherine Boo

22) Smile When Your Lying - Chuck Thompson
23) An Artist of the Floating World - Kazuo Ishiguro

24) Down and Dirty Pictures - Peter Biskind



TOP 3: FICTION
1) Em and the Big Hoom
2) Room
3) Bringing up the Bodies
Honourable mention: Bonfire of the Vanities, No Country For Old Men, American Psycho

TOP 3: NON FICTION
1) Open
2) The Green Hills of Africa
3) Behind The Beautiful Forevers
Honourable mention: The Emperor of All Maladies, Smile When Your Lying, Down and Dirty Pictures,

TOP 3: OVERALL
1) Em and The Big Hoom
2) Room
3) Open

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