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dely | 368 comments It is my "frequent flyer" 2012 which will become my (neverending) "circumnavigator".
So I started to list the books from october 2011.


message 2: by dely (last edited Dec 23, 2013 02:39AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments


North America:
Unites States: Lolita – Nabokov
Montana: Lifting the Wheel of Karma – Paul H. Magid
New York: Herzog by Saul Bellow
Mexico: Incubando Altre Storie by Consuelo Murgia
Mississippi: The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
New Hampshire: La verità sul caso Harry Quebert by Joël Dicker
Canada: Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories by Alice Munro

Caribbean:
Trinidad & Tobago: India: A Wounded Civilization by V.S. Naipaul

Latin America:
Chile:
The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
The Postman: Il Postino by Antonio Skármeta

Colombia:
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

Venezuela:
L'amicizia in guerra by Marco Narcisi


Europe:
Italy:
Scarface, una storia violenta - Daniele Cavagna
Il sangue del Sud. Antistoria del Risorgimento e del brigantaggio- Giordano Bruno Guerri
Tosca, the Cat Lady - Gina Lagorio
Boredom - Alberto Moravia
Vite brevi di idioti by Ermanno Cavazzoni
Luisa ha le tette grosse - Silvio Donà
Baraonda! - Vincenzo di Pietro
Sabba di paralleli by Andros
The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati
Le avventure del Nibbio Nebbioso e della Gatta di Ghisa by Daniele Gabrieli
Soltanto amore by Milena Milani
A Girl Called Jules by Milena Milani

Germany:
The Trial- Franz Kafka
The Gambler- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Lebensansichten des Katers Murr: Nebst fragmentarischer Biographie des Kapellmeisters Johannes Kreisler in zufälligen Makulaturblättern by E.T.A. Hoffmann
The Clown by Heinrich Böll
Woyzeck by Georg Büchner

France:
Justine- Donatien-Alphonse-François de Sade
How I Became Stupid - Martin Page
Philosophy in the Boudoir - Marquis de Sade
Memoirs of a Madman by Gustave Flaubert
Sarrasine by Honoré de Balzac
A Woman's Life by Guy de Maupassant
Waiting for Gertrude: A Graveyard Gothic by Bill Richardson


Portugal:
Pereira Maintains– Antonio Tabucchi

Spain:
Don Quixote- Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Bulgaria:
Solo– Rana Dasgupta

Poland:
Confessioni di uno psicopatico– Michele Ponte
La distruzione di Kreshev by Isaac Bashevis Singer

Russia:
The House of the Dead- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich: A Novel- Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn
Dead Souls- Nikolai Gogol
The Brothers Karamazov – Fyodor Dostoyesky
Eugene Onegin - Alexander Pushkin
War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy
Resurrection - Leo Tolstoy
The Yellow Arrow - Victor Pelevin
I grandi racconti by Anton Chekhov
Quiet Flows the Don by Mikhail Sholokhov
Life and Fate by Vasily Grossman
The Petty Demon by Fyodor Sologub
I racconti di Bjelkin. La dama di picche by Alexander Pushkin
The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol

Hungary
One Minute Stories by István Örkény

Switzerland
Der Hund/Der Tunnel/Die Panne by Friedrich Dürrenmatt
The Physicists by Friedrich Dürrenmatt

Czech Republic
Die schönsten Erzählungen - Franz Kafka

England
The Thirteenth Tale - Diane Setterfield
Asylum by Patrick McGrath
Hells Angels Motorcycle Club by Andrew Shaylor
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
James Herriot's Cat Stories by James Herriot

Norway
Hunger - Knut Hamsun

Ireland
More Pricks Than Kicks - Samuel Beckett

Wales
Marriage and Morals by Bertrand Russell


Ukraine
L'affare dell'alfiere Elaghin by Ivan Bunin

Greece
In the Sea There are Crocodiles: Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari by Fabio Geda

Denmark
Bébert, il gatto di Louis-Ferdinand Céline by Frédéric Vitoux

Africa:
Nigeria: The Tale of the Cow Tail & Other Stories from the African Diaspora by Lanre Ogundimu
Algeria: Sole nero - Marco Righetti
Togo: Journey to the End of the Night by Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Liberia: The Color Purple by Alice Walker

Middle East:
Uzbekistan: The Tale of Hodja Nasreddin: Disturber of the Peace– Leonid Solovyov
Lebanon : The Prophet/The Garden Of The Prophet – Kahlil Gibran
Afghanistan: Shantaram – Gregory David Roberts
Kyrgyzstan: Goodnight, Mr. Lenin: A Journey Through the End of the Soviet Empire by Tiziano Terzani
Palestine: The Almond Tree by Michelle Cohen Corasanti
Syria: A True Story: Parallel English and Greek by Lucian of Samosata
Pakistan: Freedom at Midnight by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

Asia:
India:
Love and Longing in Bombay - Vikram Chandra
Navarasa by Lotus - Rajiv
Yuganta: The End of an Epoch by Irawati Karve
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
Ad antiche fonti. Voci dell'induismo attraverso il tempo - Pinuccia Caracchi
Five Past Midnight in Bhopal: The Epic Story of the World's Deadliest Industrial Disaster by Dominique Lapierre
Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra
India Was One by An Indian
Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh
Kamasutra by Mallanaga Vātsyāyana
Kashmir Saivism - The Central Philosophy of Tantrism by Kamalakar Mishra
eFiction India Vol. 1 Issue 07
India. Cinque racconti, sei reportage, tre fumetti by Gioia Guerzoni
The Algebra Of Infinite Justice by Arundhati Roy
The City of Joy by Dominique Lapierre
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry

Nepal: From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet by Vikram Seth

Laos: A Fortune-Teller Told Me: Earthbound Travels in the Far East by Tiziano Terzani

Japan:
Fiabe giapponesi. Fiabe e leggende di tutto il mondo by Toschio Ozawa
Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami

Thailand: Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

Philippines: The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid

Oceania/Australia:
Hawaii: Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

regions: 8
countries: 43
books: 107



message 3: by dely (last edited Jan 12, 2013 04:02AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments 2013

Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

Hawaii (Oceania)

regions 6
countries 26
books 53



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dely | 368 comments From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet by Vikram Seth

Nepal (Asia)

regions 6
countries 27
books 54



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dely | 368 comments Marriage and Morals by Bertrand Russell

Wales (Europe)

the book is non fiction and hasn't a setting but Russell was Welsh.

regions 6
countries 28
books 55



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dely | 368 comments Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra

India (Asia)

regions 6
countries 28
books 57



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dely | 368 comments The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende

Chile (Latin America)

regions 7
countries 29
books 58



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dely | 368 comments Asylum by Patrick McGrath

England (Europe)

regions 7
countries 29
books 60



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dely | 368 comments The Clown by Heinrich Böll

Germany (Europe)

regions 7
countries 29
books 61



message 12: by dely (last edited Mar 06, 2013 09:42AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments Herzog by Saul Bellow

New York (North America)

regions 7
countries 29
books 62



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dely | 368 comments I racconti di Bjelkin. La dama di picche by Alexander Pushkin

Russia (Europe)

regions 7
countries 29
books 63



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dely | 368 comments Hells Angels Motorcycle Club by Andrew Shaylor

UK (Europe)

regions 7
countries 29
books 64



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dely | 368 comments One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

Colombia (Latin America)

regions 7
countries 30
books 65



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dely | 368 comments Freedom at Midnight by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

Pakistan (but also India) (Middle East)

regions 7
countries 31
books 66



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dely | 368 comments Sabba di paralleli by Andros

Italy (Europe)

regions 7
countries 31
books 67



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dely | 368 comments L'amicizia in guerra by Marco Narcisi

Venezuela (Latin America)

regions 7
countries 32
books 68



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dely | 368 comments India Was One by An Indian

India (Asia)

regions 7
countries 32
books 69



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dely | 368 comments La distruzione di Kreshev by Isaac Bashevis Singer

Poland (Europe)

regions 7
countries 32
books 70



message 21: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:15AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh

India (Asia)

regions 7
countries 32
books 71



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dely | 368 comments India: A Wounded Civilization by V.S. Naipaul

It is set in India but seen that Naipaul was born in Trinidad & Tobago I will add this

Trinidad & Tobago (Caribbean)

regions 8
countries 33
books 72



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dely | 368 comments The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati

The book hasn't a setting but seen that the author is Italian I add the book to Italy.

Italy (Europe)

regions 8
countries 33
books 73



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dely | 368 comments A Woman's Life by Guy de Maupassant

France (Europe)

regions 8
countries 33
books 74



message 25: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:16AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments Kamasutra by Mallanaga Vātsyāyana

India (Asia)

regions 8
countries 33
books 75



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dely | 368 comments L'affare dell'alfiere Elaghin by Ivan Bunin

Ukraine (Europe)

regions 8
countries 34
books 76



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dely | 368 comments Kashmir Saivism - The Central Philosophy of Tantrism by Kamalakar Mishra

India (Asia)

regions 8
countries 34
books 77



message 28: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:16AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments Woyzeck by Georg Büchner

Germany (Europe)

regions 8
countries 34
books 78



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dely | 368 comments The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

England (Europe)

regions 8
countries 34
books 79



message 30: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:17AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments Incubando Altre Storie by Consuelo Murgia

Italy and Mexico (North America)

regions 8
countrires 35
books 80



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dely | 368 comments The Hours by Michael Cunningham

England (Europe)

regions 8
countries 35
books 81



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dely | 368 comments The Postman: Il Postino by Antonio Skármeta

Chile (Latin America)

In the meanwhile I have read also a book about food: Il cibo che dà felicità. La cucina dell’Āśram but it has no real setting.

regions 8
countries 35
books 82



message 33: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:17AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

Unites States (North America)

regions 8
countries 35
books 83



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dely | 368 comments In the Sea There are Crocodiles: Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari by Fabio Geda

Greece (Europe)

regions 8
countries 36
books 84


I choose Greece but it is set in: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Greece and Italy.


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dely | 368 comments Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

Colombia (Latin America)

regions 8
countries 36
books 85



message 36: by dely (last edited Jul 14, 2013 03:17AM) (new)

dely | 368 comments A Fortune-Teller Told Me: Earthbound Travels in the Far East by Tiziano Terzani

The book is set in: Thailand, Laos, Burma, Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Cambodia, Vietnam, Mongolia, crossing Russia in train, Italy, England, Germany (again Italy where he takes a ship to Singapore; then again to Burma in order to arrive again in Thailand).

I choose Laos (Asia)

regions 8
countries 37
books 86



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dely | 368 comments Le avventure del Nibbio Nebbioso e della Gatta di Ghisa by Daniele Gabrieli

Italy (Europe)


James Herriot's Cat Stories by James Herriot

United Kingdom (Europe)

regions 8
countries 37
books 88



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dely | 368 comments eFiction India Vol. 1 Issue 07

India (Asia)

regions 8
countries 37
books 89



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dely | 368 comments Soltanto amore by Milena Milani

Italy (Europe)

regions 8
countries 37
books 90



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dely | 368 comments Fiabe giapponesi. Fiabe e leggende di tutto il mondo by Toschio Ozawa

Japan (Asia)

regions 8
countries 38
books 91



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dely | 368 comments La verità sul caso Harry Quebert by Joël Dicker

USA (North America)

regions 8
countries 38
books 92



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dely | 368 comments Waiting for Gertrude: A Graveyard Gothic by Bill Richardson

France (Europe)

regions 8
countries 38
books 93



message 43: by Michael (new)

Michael Jos (donsoj) lets enjoy the journey together which book would you recommend for a start


message 44: by dely (new)

dely | 368 comments Michael wrote: "lets enjoy the journey together which book would you recommend for a start"

One set in your country or by an author of your country.
But you can start your own discussion, you mustn't add here the books you will read.


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dely | 368 comments Bébert, il gatto di Louis-Ferdinand Céline by Frédéric Vitoux

Set in France, Germany and Denmark.
I choose Denmark (Europe)

regions 8
countries 39
books 94



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dely | 368 comments India. Cinque racconti, sei reportage, tre fumetti by Gioia Guerzoni

India (Asia)

regions 8
countries 39
books 95



message 47: by dely (new)

dely | 368 comments The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol

Russia (Europe)

regions 8
countries 39
books 96



message 48: by dely (new)

dely | 368 comments A Girl Called Jules by Milena Milani

Italy (Europe)

regions 8
countries 39
books 97



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dely | 368 comments The Physicists by Friedrich Dürrenmatt

Switzerland (Europe)

regions 8
countries 39
books 98



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dely | 368 comments Journey to the End of the Night by Louis-Ferdinand Céline

Settings: France, Africa, USA. I choose Togo in Africa.

regions 8
countries 40
books 99



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