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 Quiet on the Western FrontErich M. Remarque0-449-21394-3
10All That Matters (2004 Giller Prize Finalist)Wayson Choy0-385-25777-5
11Alligator (2005 Giller Prize Finalist)Lisa L. Moore0-88784-755-2
12American DirtJeanine Cummins 978-1250209764
13Animal FarmGeorge Orwell
14Arrival and DepartureArthur Koestler0-14-00-2958-3
15As I Lay DyingWilliam Faulkner (Nobel Prize in Literature 1949)
16Avenue of MysteriesJohn Irving978-0-307-36181-3
17Away from HerAlice Munro (Nobel Prize in Literature 2013)978-0-14-305538-9
18Babylon Revisited and Other StoriesF Scott Fitzgerald684-71757-3
19Barney's Version (1997 Giller Prize Winner)Mordecai Richler978-0-345-81223-0
20Berlin AlexanderplatzAlfred Döblin2102
21Berlin GameLen Deighton0-09-154190-5
22Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the WestCormac McCarthy978-0-679-64104-9
23Book of CloudsChloe Aridjis978-0-8021-7056-9
24Brave New WorldAldous Huxley
25Bright Lights, Big CityJay McInerney978-0-394-72641-0
26Brighton RockGraham Greene
27CandideFrançois-Marie Arouet (Voltaire)
28CarnivalRawi Hage978-0-88784-235-1
29Cat and MouseGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-615551-6
30Catch-22Joseph Heller440-01120-095
31Catcher in the RyeJ J. Salinger
32ChildhoodAndre Alexis0-8050-5982-2
33Children of the ArbatAnatoli Rybakov0-09-963330-2
34Chitty-Chitty Bang-BangIan Fleming
35City of Angels, or The Overcoat of Dr. FreudChrista Wolf978-0-374-26935-7
36Crabwalk*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-602970-7
37Crime and Punishment*Fyodor Dostoyevsky
38Darkness at NoonArthur Koestler14-000-539-0
39De Niro's Game (Finalist for Giller & Governor General's Literary Awards)Rawi Hage978-0-88784-765-3
40Death in Venice and Seven Other StoriesThomas Mann (Nobel Prize in Literature 1929)394-70003-1
41DeliveranceJames Dickey0-440-31868-8
42DemianHermann Hesse (Nobel Prize in Literature 1946)
43Diary of a MadmanNikolai Gogol
44Don QuixoteMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra
45Drina BridgeJim Bartley1-55192-959-7
46DublinersJames Joyce
47East of EdenJohn Steinbeck (Nobel Prize in Literature 1962)553-08648
48Effi BriestTheodor Fontane
49Effigy (Giller Prize Finalist)Alissa York978-0-679-31473-8
50England, My England and Other StoriesD H. Lawrence0-46087-908-1
51Every Man Dies Alone*Hans Fallada978-1-933633-63-3
52EvidenceIan Colford978-0-88984-303-5
53Exit MusicIan Rankin
54Fahrenheit 451Ray Bradbury
55Fail SafeEugene Burdick
56Faust, Part OneJohann W. von Goethe
57Fifteen Dogs (2015 Giller Prize Winner)Andre Alexis978-1-55245-305-6
58Fifth BusinessRobertson Davies0-14-004387-X
59Five Days in JuneStefan Heym0-87975-107-X
60Five WivesJoan Thomas978-1-4434-5854-2
61Freya on the WallT. Degens0-15-200210-3
62Funeral in BerlinLen Deighton
63Galveston (2004 Giller Prize Finalist)Paul Quarrington (d. 21 Jan. 2010)0-679-31238-2
64GilgameshStephen Mitchell, ed.0-7432-6164-X
65Goodbye to Berlin*Christopher Isherwood0-14-000504-8
66Gratitude (Hungary in World War II)Joseph Kertes0-670-06669-9
67Half-Blood Blues (2011 Giller Prize Winner)Esi Edugyan978-0-88762-741-5
68HawaiiJames A. Michener
69Heart of DarknessJoseph Conrad
70HotelArthur Hailey
71House of MeetingsMartin Amis978-1-4000-9601-5
72In Times of Fading LightEugen Ruge978-1-55597-643-9
73Independence Day (Pulitzer Prize Winner)Richard Ford978-0-676-97396-9
74Jonathan Livingston SeagullRichard Bach978-07432-7890-4
75Lake SuccessGary Shteyngart978-0-81299-741-5
76Late Nights on Air (2007 Giller Prize Winner)Elizabeth Hay978-0-7710-3811-2
77LibraDon DeLillo0-14-015604-6
78Life and FateVasily Grossman978-0-099-50616-4
79Life Goes OnHans Keilson978-0-374-19195-5
80Lives of the SaintsNino Ricci1-896951-43-0
81Lord of the FliesWilliam Golding
82Love and TreasureAyelet Waldman 978-0-385-53354-6
83Luka and the Fire of LifeSalman Rushdie978-0-676-97756-1
84Midnight at the Dragon Café (2011 Toronto Public Library Community Read selection)Judy Fong Bates978-0-7710-1097-2
85Moby-DickHerman Melville0-14-043-082-2
86MoonrakerIan Fleming
87My CenturyGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-100496-X
88My New American LifeFrancine Prose978-0-06-171379-8
89Nachdenken über Christa T.Christa Wolf3-472-61031-X
90Natchez BurningGreg Iles978-0-06231-107-8
91Natural OrderBrian Francis978-0-385-67155-2
92New Lives (Neue Leben)Ingo Schulze978-0-307-26559-3
93Nineteen Eighty-Four*George Orwell978-0-14103-614-4
94No Country for Old MenCormac McCarthy978-0-307-38713-4
95No Great Mischief (Winner, International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award))Alistair MacLeod (d. 20 April 2014)0-7710-5570-6
96Notes from the Underground | The DoubleFyodor Dostoyevsky
97On the BeachNeville Shute
98On the RoadJack Kerouac978-0-14-004259-7
99One Day in the Life of Ivan DenisovichAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)0-14-00-2053-5
100Oryx and Crake (2003 Giller Prize Finalist)Margaret Atwood
101Paddy Clarke ha ha haRoddy Doyle0-749-39735-7
102QB VIILeon Uris553-06777-150
103S.E.C.R.E.T.L. Marie Adeline978-0-385-67970-1
104SerpicoPeter Maas0-06-07381-89
105Slaughterhouse FiveKurt Vonnegut978-0-440-18029-6
106Sons and Lovers*D H. Lawrence
107Stalin's Nose: Across the Face of EuropeRory MacLean978-1-78301-166-7
108Still AliceLisa Genova978-1-4391-0281-7
109The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnMark Twain1-438-24541-6
110The Adventures of Tom SawyerMark Twain
111The AeneidPublius Virgilius. Maro0-14-044-051-8
112The AftermathRhidian Brook978-0307-361-04-2
113The AppointmentHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)978-0-312-42054-3
114The Best Laid Plans (Winner, Stephen Leacock Award for Humour)Terry Fallis978-0-7710-4758-9
115The Bishop's Man (2009 Giller Prize Winner)Linden MacIntyre978-0-307-35707-6
116The Book of Secrets (1994 Giller Prize Winner)M. G. Vassanji0-7710-8721-7
117The Books of Genesis, Job & MicahVarious Authors
118The Box - Tales from the DarkroomGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)978-0-547-24503-4
119The Brothers Karamazov*Fyodor Dostoyevsky
120The Call of the ToadGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-125743-4
121The CartelDon Winslow978-1-10187-499-8
122The Cellist of SarajevoSteven Galloway978-0-307-39704-1
123The ChrysallidsJohn Wyndham
124The ClownHeinrich Boell (Nobel Prize in Literature 1972)
125The CorrectionsJonathan Franzen0-00-200509-3
126The Cross and the SwitchbladeDavid Wilkerson0-51-509025-5
127The Day of the JackalFrederick ForsythB00102HYMO
128The Engineer of Human SoulsJoseph Skvorecky
129The Fat YearsChan Koonchung978-0-385-53434-5
130The Final DiagnosisArthur Hailey044-012-508-1
131The First CircleAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)553-070-74
132The Fox Was Ever the HunterHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)978-0-80509-302-5
133The Free World (2011 Giller Prize Finalist)David Bezmozgis978-1-44340-399-3
134The Gambler | Bobok | A Nasty StoryFyodor Dostoyevsky
135The Gift From BerlinLucette ter Borg978-1-897151-31-0
136The Gift of Fear and Other Survival Signals that Protect Us From ViolenceGavin De Becker978-0-440-22619-2
137The GodfatherMario Puzo
138The Grapes of Wrath*John Steinbeck (Nobel Prize in Literature 1962)
139The Great GatsbyF Scott Fitzgerald
140The Handmaid's TaleMargaret Atwood
141The HelpKathryn Stockett978-0-425-23220-0
142The Hunger AngelHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)9-780-80509-301-8
143The In-Between World of Vikram Lall (2003 Giller Prize Winner)M. G. Vassanji0-385-65991-1
144The Incredible JourneySheila Burnford978-0-44041-324-0
145The Land of the Green PlumsHerta Müller (Nobel Prize in Literature 2009)0-8050-4295-4
146The Last CrossingGuy Vanderhaeghe
147The Last SummerBoris Pasternak (Nobel Prize in Literature 1958)B-001-KT1F-GI
148The Magic MountainThomas Mann (Nobel Prize in Literature 1929)B00OWWQ9WA
149The Master and Margarita*Mikhail Bulgakov
150The Meeting at TelgteGünter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)233-00406
151The MetamorphosisFranz Kafka
152The Ministry of FearGraham Greene
153The Odyssey_ Homer
154The Old Man and the SeaErnest Hemingway (Nobel Prize in Literature 1954)
155The OrendaJoseph Boyden978-0-67006-418-2
156The Overcoat | The Nose | Nevsky Avenue | other storiesNikolai Gogol393-00304-3
157The Painted BirdJerzy Kosinski0-553-23631-8
158The Polish KomplexTadeusz Konwicki0-14-00-6590-3
159The Power and the GloryGraham Greene
160The Ring of the Nibelung (Richard Wagner)Andrew Porter0-393-00867-3
161The Road*Cormac McCarthy978-0-307-38789-9
162The Sound and the FuryWilliam Faulkner (Nobel Prize in Literature 1949)
163The Spy Who Came in From the ColdJohn le Carre
164The Sufferings of Young WertherJohann W. von Goethe978-0393098808
165The Sun Also RisesErnest Hemingway (Nobel Prize in Literature 1954)
166The Tin Drum*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)394-70300-6
167The Tortilla CurtainT C. Boyle0-14-023828-X
168The Tower (Der Turm)Uwe Tellkamp978-0-24100-457-9
169The TrialFranz Kafka394-70484-3
170The UnderpainterJane Urquhart0-7710-8654-7
171The Wall Jumper: A Berlin StoryPeter Schneider0-22673-941-4
172The Watch that Ends the NightHugh MacLennanT1867
173The Wooden HorseEric Williams
174The Year of the Flood (2009 Giller Prize long list)Margaret Atwood978-0-7710-0844-3
175Through Black Spruce (2008 Giller Prize Winner)Joseph Boyden978-0-670-06363-5
176Too Far Afield*Günter Grass (d. 13 April 2015)0-15-100230-4
177Town HouseTish Cohen978-0-00-200807-5
178UndergroundAntanas Sileika978-088762-736-1
179War and PeaceLeo Tolstoy
180We Never Make MistakesAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (Nobel Prize in Literature 1970)0-393-31474-X
181WheelsArthur Hailey
182Woman in BronzeAntanas Sileika0-679-31298-6
183World Made by HandJames H. Kunstler0-87113-978-2

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