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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Challenge Complete: Meet the Protagonist


Sponsored by Joanne @ Littlequeen Rules
January 1 - December 31 2014


Joanne stepped in to the challenge-hosting waters this year with her Meet the Protagonist Reading Challenge. I, being the challenge-junkie that I am, just had to join in.

  • A woman who is a mother.
  • A real life person who written into a fictional story.
  • A person that changes forms.
  • A person who is from a country different than the one you currently live in.
  • A person who lived before WW1.
  • A person who lives by a body of water.
  • A person younger than 18.
  • A character that is in a book series.
And here is my list of books read for the challenge:

1. Mother: Sinners & the Sea by Rebecca Kanner [Noah's wife--mother of Ham, Shem & Japeth] (5/21/14)
2. Real life person in fiction: The Poisoned Island by Lloyd Shepherd [Sir Joseph Banks, botanist; Robert Brown, botanist; Peter Heywood, member of the crew involved in the H.M.S. Bounty mutiny; and Aaron Graham, magistrate & counsel for Heywood's trial] (3/8/14)
3. Changing Forms: Undead & Unpopular by Mary Janice Davidson [vampires] (6/17/14)
4. International Person: Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell [Sweden] (1/5/14)
5. Pre-WWI: Whispers of Vivaldi by Beverle Grave Myers [18th C] (5/21/14)
6. By a Body of Water: Plain Sailing by Douglas Clark (6/11/14) AND The Corisican Caper by Peter Mayle (6/11/14)
7. Younger than 18: Dorothy Dixon & the Double Cousin by Dorothy Wayne (4/26/14)
8. Series Character: India Black & the Gentleman Thief by Carol K. Carr [India Black #4] (3/19/14)
 

3 comments:

Gina @ Hott Books said...

you amaze me!!
Congrats!

jmisgro said...

Congrats for finishing...did you like this challenge??

Bev Hankins said...

JoAnne: Yes, indeed! Great fun. I hope you do one again next year.