1. Monkeys with Typewriters by Scarlett Thomas ★★★★☆
  2. Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel ★★☆☆☆
  3. Winter Trees by Sylvia Plath ★★★☆☆
  4. The Imagination Chamber by Philip Pullman ★☆☆☆☆
  5. Dawn by Octavia Butler ★★☆☆☆
  6. The Orchard on Fireby by Shena Mackay ★★★☆☆
  7. Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones ★★☆☆☆
  8. Selected Poems by Sylvia Plath ★★★★☆
  9. Touching the Void by Joe Simpson ★★★★☆
  10. Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative? by Mark Fisher ★★★★☆
  11. How High We Go in the Dark by Sequoia Nagamatsu ★★☆☆☆
  12. The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World by Andrea Wulf ★★★★★
  13. The Writing Life by Annie Dillard ★★★★☆
  14. The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu ★★☆☆☆
  15. Call Us What We Carry by Amanda Gorman ★★★☆☆
  16. Bedouin of the London Evening: Collected Poems by Rosemary Tonks ★★★☆☆