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What I read in 2021

The year comes to an end and here's a list of the books that have helped me sail through it.

  1. Three Poets of the First World War/ Gurney, Ivor

  2. I Am the People: Reflections on Popular Sovereignty Today/ Chatterjee, Partha

  3. সাহিত্যচর্চা / Bose, Buddhadeva

  4. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Twain, Mark

  5. The Electric State / Stålenhag, Simon

  6. After Man: A Zoology of the Future Dixon, Dougal

  7. Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb, #1) / Muir, Tamsyn

  8. The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion / Haidt, Jonathan

  9. The Hammer of Witches: A Complete Translation of the Malleus Maleficarum / Kramer, Heinrich

  10. The Rituals of Dinner: The Origins, Evolution, Eccentricities, and Meaning of Table Manners / Visser, Margaret

  11. The Rebel / Camus, Albert

  12. A Memory Called Empire (Teixcalaan #1) / Martine, Arkady

  13. The House of the Seven Gables / Hawthorne, Nathaniel

  14. Desolation Called Peace (Teixcalaan, #2) / Martine, Arkady

  15. The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations / Kim, Gene

  16. The Unorthodox Engineers /Kapp, Colin

  17. Scrum Fundamentals: A Beginner’s Guide to Mastery of The Scrum Project Management Methodology (Scrum Mastery Book 1) / Cohn, Jeff

  18. Scrum Mastery: Agile Leadership to Take Your Team’s Performance from Good to Great / Cohn, Jeff

  19. All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries, #1) / Wells, Martha

  20. Artificial Condition (The Murderbot Diaries, #2) / Wells, Martha

  21. Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries, #3) / Wells, Martha

  22. Exit Strategy (The Murderbot Diaries, #4) / Wells, Martha

  23. Network Effect (The Murderbot Diaries, #5) / Wells, Martha

  24. Fugitive Telemetry (The Murderbot Diaries, #6) / Wells, Martha

  25. Harrow the Ninth (The Locked Tomb, #2)/ Muir, Tamsyn

  26. Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That Will Improve and/or Ruin Everything / Weinersmith, Kelly

  27. 20 Master Plots: And How to Build Them / Tobias, Ronald B.

  28. 45 Master Characters, Revised Edition: Mythic Models for Creating Original Characters / Schmidt, Victoria Lynn

  29. Elements of Fiction Writing - Characters & Viewpoint / Card, Orson Scott

  30. The Story Grid: What Good Editors Know / Coyne, Shawn

  31. Creating Character Arcs: The Masterful Author's Guide to Uniting Story Structure, Plot, and Character Development / Weiland, K.M.

  32. How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method (Advanced Fiction Writing Book 1) / Ingermanson, Randy

  33. How to Write a Dynamite Scene Using the Snowflake Method (Advanced Fiction Writing Book 2) / Ingermanson, Randy

  34. How To Write A Novel: A Blueprint For Fiction Writing & How To Outline Your Novel Using The Snowflake Method / Reid, Jonathan

  35. Writing the Blockbuster Novel / Zuckerman, Albert

  36. How to Get Published in India: Your go-to guide to write, publish and sell your book with tips and insights from industry experts / Pant, Meghna

  37. The Psychology Workbook for Writers / Smith, Darian

  38. The Anatomy of Story: 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller / Truby, John

  39. Writing for Emotional Impact / Iglesias, Karl

  40. Steampunk FAQ: All That's Left to Know about the World of Goggles, Airships, and Time Travel / Perschon, Mike

  41. The Steampunk User's Manual: An Illustrated Practical and Whimsical Guide to Creating Retro-futurist Dreams/ VanderMeer, Jeff

  42. The Steampunk Bible: An Illustrated Guide to the World of Imaginary Airships, Corsets and Goggles, Mad Scientists, and Strange Literature / VanderMeer, Jeff

  43. The Difference Engine / Gibson, William

  44. The Anubis Gates / Powers, Tim

  45. Infernal Devices / Jeter, K.W.

  46. Lord Kelvin's Machine (Narbondo, #3) / Blaylock, James P.

  47. Leviathan / Westerfeld, Scott

  48. The Peshawar Lancers / Stirling, S.M.

  49. Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1) / Priest, Cherie

  50. The Alchemy of Stone / Sedia, Ekaterina

  51. Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1) / Carriger, Gail

  52. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Omnibus (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, #1-2) / Moore, Alan

  53. The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer / Padua, Sydney

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