Tuesday, 25 January 2011

British Books Challenge 2011

Hi everyone!

I have decided to participate in the British Books Challenge for the year 2011! I only just saw it on a blog yesterday while browsing and was delighted by the idea! I love reading, so it makes sense if I try one of these out!

I have composed a tentative list of books by English authors to read, which will probably be updated. But just to begin, here goes:

1. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen  (Jan 2011)
2. The Declaration by Gemma Malley (Aug 2011)
3. The Loop by Nicholas Evans  (Apr 2011)
4. High Fidelity by Nick Hornby  (Feb 2011)
5. The Winter Ghosts by Kate Mosse  (Feb 2011)
6. It's a Kind of Magic by Carole Matthews  (Jan 2011)
7. One Chance by Steven May (Jun 2011)
8. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield (May 2011)
9. The Other Hand by Chris Cleave  (Feb 2011)
10. The Secret Lives of Sisters by Linda Kelsey (May 2011)
11. One Seriously Messed-Up Week In The Otherwise Mundane And Uneventful Life of Jack Samsonite by Tom Clempson (Oct 2011)
12. Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma (May 2011)
13. One Thing Led to Another by Katy Regan  (Jan 2011)
14. Burning Bright by Tracy Chevalier  (Mar 2011)
15. Just In Case by Meg Rosoff  (Mar 2011)
16. The Messenger of Athens by Anne Zouroudi (The Mysteries of the Greek Detective #1)  (Mar 2011)
17. The Cabinet of Curiosities by Paul Dowswell  (Mar 2011)
18. Slam by Nick Hornby  (Mar 2011)
19. The Long Weekend by Savita Kalhan  (Apr 2011)
20. The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by R. L. Stevenson  (Apr 2011)
21. Tyme's End by B.R. Collins  (Apr 2011)
22. Rockoholic by C.J. Skuse (Apr 2011)
23. The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy by Douglas Adams (May 2011)
24. Love Falls by Esther Freud (May 2011)
25. In The Bag by Jim Carrington (May 2011)
26. 1984 by George Orwell (Jun 2011)
27. Sister by Rosamund Lupton (Sep 2011)
28. One Day by David Nicholls (Sep 2011)
29. I heart New York by Linsdey Kelk (Oct 2011)
30. A Tiny Bit Marvellous by Dawn French (Nov 2011)
31. Face by Benjamin Zephaniah (Nov 2011)

Total number of books read for the challenge: 31

(Note: the books in the above list that have not been reviewed yet, may be reviewed at a later date. Please check my review page for those particular titles)

1 comment:

  1. I love the name of your blog. Welcome to the challenge. Hope you get to read some great british talent.


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