Below are listed some of the fiction works Bruce has read. [* = favourite] Hyperlinks lead to his reviews of the books. Bruce was a "Top 1000" reviewer at

11Q84Haruki Murakami978-03856-69-43-6
2419 (2012 Giller Prize Winner)Will Ferguson9780-014-317601-5
3A Clockwork OrangeAnthony Burgess978-36089-3990-3
4A Model ChildoodChrista Wolf0-86068-377-x
5A Multitude of SinsRichard Ford0-676-97415-5
6A Portrait of the Artist as a Young ManJames Joyce
7A Village Romeo and JulietGottfried Keller
8AirportArthur Hailey
9All That Matters (2004 Giller Prize Finalist)Wayson Choy0-385-25777-5
10Alligator (2005 Giller Prize Finalist)Lisa L. Moore0-88784-755-2
11Animal FarmGeorge Orwell
12Arrival and DepartureArthur Koestler0-14-00-2958-3
13As I Lay DyingWilliam Faulkner (Nobel Prize in Literature 1949)
14Avenue of MysteriesJohn Irving978-0-307-36181-3
15Away from HerAlice Munro (Nobel Prize in Literature 2013)978-0-14-305538-9
16Babylon Revisited and Other StoriesF Scott Fitzgerald684-71757-3
17Barney's Version (1997 Giller Prize Winner)Mordecai Richler978-0-345-81223-0
18Berlin AlexanderplatzAlfred Döblin2102
19Berlin GameLen Deighton0-09-154190-5
20Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the WestCormac McCarthy978-0-679-64104-9
21Book of CloudsChloe Aridjis978-0-8021-7056-9
22Brave New WorldAldous Huxley
23Bright Lights, Big CityJay McInerney978-0-394-72641-0
24Brighton RockGraham Greene
25CandideFrançois-Marie Arouet (Voltaire)
26CarnivalRawi Hage978-0-88784-235-1
27Cat and MouseGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-615551-6
28Catch-22Joseph Heller440-01120-095
29Catcher in the RyeJ J. Salinger
30ChildhoodAndre Alexis0-8050-5982-2
31Children of the ArbatAnatoli Rybakov0-09-963330-2
32Chitty-Chitty Bang-BangIan Fleming
33City of Angels, or The Overcoat of Dr. FreudChrista Wolf978-0-374-26935-7
34Crabwalk*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-602970-7
35Crime and Punishment*Fyodor Dostoyevsky
36Darkness at NoonArthur Koestler14-000-539-0
37De Niro's Game (Finalist for Giller & Governor General's Literary Awards)Rawi Hage978-0-88784-765-3
38Death in Venice and Seven Other StoriesThomas Mann (Nobel Prize in Literature 1929)394-70003-1
39DemianHermann Hesse (Nobel Prize in Literature 1946)
40Diary of a MadmanNikolai Gogol
41Don QuixoteMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra
42Drina BridgeJim Bartley1-55192-959-7
43DublinersJames Joyce
44East of EdenJohn Steinbeck (Nobel Prize in Literature 1962)553-08648
45Effi BriestTheodor Fontane
46Effigy (Giller Prize Finalist)Alissa York978-0-679-31473-8
47England, My England and Other StoriesD H. Lawrence0-46087-908-1
48Every Man Dies Alone*Hans Fallada978-1-933633-63-3
49EvidenceIan Colford978-0-88984-303-5
50Exit MusicIan Rankin
51Fahrenheit 451Ray Bradbury
52Fail SafeEugene Burdick
53Faust, Part OneJohann W. von Goethe
54Fifth BusinessRobertson Davies0-14-004387-X
55Five Days in JuneStefan Heym0-87975-107-X
56Freya on the WallT. Degens0-15-200210-3
57Funeral in BerlinLen Deighton
58Galveston (2004 Giller Prize Finalist)Paul Quarrington (d. 21 Jan. 2010)0-679-31238-2
59GilgameshStephen Mitchell, ed.0-7432-6164-X
60Goodbye to Berlin*Christopher Isherwood0-14-000504-8
61Gratitude (Hungary in World War II)Joseph Kertes0-670-06669-9
62Half-Blood Blues (2011 Giller Prize Winner)Esi Edugyan978-0-88762-741-5
63HawaiiJames A. Michener
64Heart of DarknessJoseph Conrad
65HotelArthur Hailey
66House of MeetingsMartin Amis978-1-4000-9601-5
67In Times of Fading LightEugen Ruge978-1-55597-643-9
68Independence Day (Pulitzer Prize Winner)Richard Ford978-0-676-97396-9
69Jonathan Livingston SeagullRichard Bach978-07432-7890-4
70Lake SuccessGary Shteyngart978-0-81299-741-5
71Late Nights on Air (2007 Giller Prize Winner)Elizabeth Hay978-0-7710-3811-2
72LibraDon DeLillo0-14-015604-6
73Life and FateVasily Grossman978-0-099-50616-4
74Life Goes OnHans Keilson978-0-374-19195-5
75Lives of the SaintsNino Ricci1-896951-43-0
76Lord of the FliesWilliam Golding
77Love and TreasureAyelet Waldman 978-0-385-53354-6
78Luka and the Fire of LifeSalman Rushdie978-0-676-97756-1
79Midnight at the Dragon Café (2011 Toronto Public Library Community Read selection)Judy Fong Bates978-0-7710-1097-2
80Moby-DickHerman Melville0-14-043-082-2
81MoonrakerIan Fleming
82My CenturyGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-100496-X
83My New American LifeFrancine Prose978-0-06-171379-8
84Nachdenken über Christa T.Christa Wolf3-472-61031-X
85Natchez BurningGreg Iles978-0-06231-107-8
86Natural OrderBrian Francis978-0-385-67155-2
87New Lives (Neue Leben)Ingo Schulze978-0-307-26559-3
88Nineteen Eighty-Four*George Orwell978-0-14103-614-4
89No Country for Old MenCormac McCarthy978-0-307-38713-4
90No Great Mischief (Winner, International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award))Alistair MacLeod (d. 20 April 2014)0-7710-5570-6
91Notes from the Underground | The DoubleFyodor Dostoyevsky
92On the BeachNeville Shute
93On the RoadJack Kerouac978-0-14-004259-7
94One Day in the Life of Ivan DenisovichAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)0-14-00-2053-5
95Oryx and Crake (2003 Giller Prize Finalist)Margaret Atwood
96Paddy Clarke ha ha haRoddy Doyle0-749-39735-7
97QB VIILeon Uris553-06777-150
98S.E.C.R.E.T.L. Marie Adeline978-0-385-67970-1
99SerpicoPeter Maas0-06-07381-89
100Slaughterhouse FiveKurt Vonnegut978-0-440-18029-6
101Sons and Lovers*D H. Lawrence
102Stalin's Nose: Across the Face of EuropeRory MacLean978-1-78301-166-7
103Still AliceLisa Genova978-1-4391-0281-7
104The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnMark Twain1-438-24541-6
105The Adventures of Tom SawyerMark Twain
106The AeneidPublius Virgilius. Maro0-14-044-051-8
107The AftermathRhidian Brook978-0307-361-04-2
108The AppointmentHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)978-0-312-42054-3
109The Best Laid Plans (Winner, Stephen Leacock Award for Humour)Terry Fallis978-0-7710-4758-9
110The Bishop's Man (2009 Giller Prize Winner)Linden MacIntyre978-0-307-35707-6
111The Book of Secrets (1994 Giller Prize Winner)M. G. Vassanji0-7710-8721-7
112The Books of Genesis, Job & MicahVarious Authors
113The Box - Tales from the DarkroomGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)978-0-547-24503-4
114The Brothers Karamazov*Fyodor Dostoyevsky
115The CartelDon Winslow978-1-10187-499-8
116The Cellist of SarajevoSteven Galloway978-0-307-39704-1
117The ChrysallidsJohn Wyndham
118The ClownHeinrich Boell (Nobel Prize in Literature 1972)
119The CorrectionsJonathan Franzen0-00-200509-3
120The Cross and the SwitchbladeDavid Wilkerson0-51-509025-5
121The Day of the JackalFrederick ForsythB00102HYMO
122The Engineer of Human SoulsJoseph Skvorecky
123The Fat YearsChan Koonchung978-0-385-53434-5
124The Final DiagnosisArthur Hailey044-012-508-1
125The First CircleAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)553-070-74
126The Fox Was Ever the HunterHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)978-0-80509-302-5
127The Free World (2011 Giller Prize Finalist)David Bezmozgis978-1-44340-399-3
128The Gambler | Bobok | A Nasty StoryFyodor Dostoyevsky
129The Gift From BerlinLucette ter Borg978-1-897151-31-0
130The GodfatherMario Puzo
131The Grapes of Wrath*John Steinbeck (Nobel Prize in Literature 1962)
132The Great GatsbyF Scott Fitzgerald
133The Handmaid's TaleMargaret Atwood
134The HelpKathryn Stockett978-0-425-23220-0
135The Hunger AngelHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)9-780-80509-301-8
136The In-Between World of Vikram Lall (2003 Giller Prize Winner)M. G. Vassanji0-385-65991-1
137The Land of the Green PlumsHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)0-8050-4295-4
138The Last CrossingGuy Vanderhaeghe
139The Last SummerBoris Pasternak (Nobel Prize in Literature 1958)B-001-KT1F-GI
140The Magic MountainThomas Mann (Nobel Prize in Literature 1929)B00OWWQ9WA
141The Master and Margarita*Mikhail Bulgakov
142The MetamorphosisFranz Kafka
143The Ministry of FearGraham Greene
144The Odyssey_ Homer
145The Old Man and the SeaErnest Hemingway (Nobel Prize in Literature 1954)
146The OrendaJoseph Boyden978-0-67006-418-2
147The Overcoat | The Nose | Nevsky Avenue | other storiesNikolai Gogol393-00304-3
148The Painted BirdJerzy Kosinski0-553-23631-8
149The Power and the GloryGraham Greene
150The Ring of the Nibelung (Richard Wagner)Andrew Porter0-393-00867-3
151The Road*Cormac McCarthy978-0-307-38789-9
152The Sound and the FuryWilliam Faulkner (Nobel Prize in Literature 1949)
153The Spy Who Came in From the ColdJohn le Carre
154The Sufferings of Young WertherJohann W. von Goethe978-0393098808
155The Sun Also RisesErnest Hemingway (Nobel Prize in Literature 1954)
156The Tin Drum*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)394-70300-6
157The Tortilla CurtainT C. Boyle0-14-023828-X
158The Tower (Der Turm)Uwe Tellkamp978-0-24100-457-9
159The TrialFranz Kafka394-70484-3
160The UnderpainterJane Urquhart0-7710-8654-7
161The Wall Jumper: A Berlin StoryPeter Schneider0-22673-941-4
162The Watch that Ends the NightHugh MacLennanT1867
163The Wooden HorseEric Williams
164The Year of the Flood (2009 Giller Prize long list)Margaret Atwood978-0-7710-0844-3
165Through Black Spruce (2008 Giller Prize Winner)Joseph Boyden978-0-670-06363-5
166Too Far Afield*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-100230-4
167Town HouseTish Cohen978-0-00-200807-5
168UndergroundAntanas Sileika978-088762-736-1
169War and PeaceLeo Tolstoy
170We Never Make MistakesAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)0-393-31474-X
171WheelsArthur Hailey
172Woman in BronzeAntanas Sileika0-679-31298-6
173World Made by HandJames H. Kunstler0-87113-978-2

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