my inspiration:

George Orwell


Animal farm

Coming up for Air

Burmese Days 

A Clergyman’s daughter 

Shooting an Elephant

Keep the Aspidistra flying

Down and out in Paris and London

The road to wigan pier


David Mitchell


Cloud Atlas 

The Thousand autumns of Jacob de Zoet

Black swan green

The Bone clocks

Slade House

Number 9 dream


Herman Hesse





Richard Dawkins

The Ancestor’s tale

The Selfish Gene 

The God delusion


Desmond Morris

The Naked ape

The Naked Woman


Franz Kafka


The Trial

The Castle



Norwegian wood

The Wild Sheep Chase

Kafka on the shore



The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness (Arundhati Roy)

The Road (Cormac McCarthy)

No Country for Old Men (Cormac McCarthy)

Nausea (Sartre)

Modern Times (Sartre)

Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)

Travels with Charley (John Steinbeck)

Notes from the underground and The Double (Fyodor Dostoyevsky)

Crime and Punishment (Fyodor Dostoyevsky)

The Stranger (Albert Camus)

The Plague (Albert Camus)


Gilead (Marilynne Robinson)

Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)

The Festival of Insignificance (Milan Kundera)

Frankenstein (Marry Shelley)

Lolita (Vladmir Nabokov)

The Prince (Nikolai Machiavelli)

The Human Zoo (Desmond Morris)

Stoner (John Williams)

Life after Life (Kate Atkinson)

The Romanian (Bruce Benderson)

Voyage to Venus (C S Lewis)

The Undercover Economist (Tim Harford)

The Tunnel (Ernesto Sábato)

A Brave new world (Aldous Huxley)

A Portrait of Turkish family (Ifran Orga)

Stuffed and Starved (Raj Patel)

Snowball Earth (Gabrielle Walker)

The Making of the Fittest (Sean B Carroll)

Adam’s curse (Bryan Sykes)

Freaks of nature (Mark Samuel Blumberg)

Mind wide open (Steven Johnson)

The World Without us (Alan Weisman)

The Drunkard’s walk (Leonard Mlodinow)

The End of Faith (Sam Harris)

The Big Necessity (Rose George)

A Short History of nearly everything (Bill Bryson)

Mutants (Gordon R. Dickson)

Kringe in ‘n bos (Dalene Matthee)



I am red (Benim Adım Kırmızı)

The Fall / The Plague (Albert Camus)

Madame Bovary (Gustave Flaubert)

Candide (Voltaire)

A room of one’s own (Virginia Woolf)

Mrs Dalloway (Virginia Woolf)

Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf)

In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)

Kyra Kyralina (Panait Istrati)

War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy)

Anna Karenina (Leo Tolsoy)

Beyond good and evil (Nietzsche)

The history of sexuality (Michel Foucault)

A God in ruins (Kate Atkinson)

L’usage du monde (Nicolas Bouvier)

Fountainhead (Ayn Rand)