Monday, September 6, 2010

Fall Into Reading Challenge

Call me crazy...but I'm signing up for another reading challenge. This one is the
Fall Into Reading Challenge hosted by A Chick Who Reads. To participate click on the challenge link and sign yourself up for some fall fun! I'm still thinking on a few of mine--will fill them in later.

Sept 1 - Nov 30, 2010
Complete all 12 reading prompts

1. Read a book outside your comfort zone

Soulless by Gail Carriger (I am not much for the supernatural, paranormal or vampires.) Read 9/22/10
2. Read a "chunky book" 500 + pages.

The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri (trans by Dorothy L Sayers)
The Divine Comedy I: Hell (Read 9/19/10)
The Divine Comedy II: Purgatory (Read 9/26/10)
The Divine Comedy III: Paradise (Read 10/13/10)
(all three volumes with commentary add up to WAY over 500 pages...this could also have gone under "the out of my comfort zone" category)
3. Read a book with the letter "S" for September in either the title or the author's name.

Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys (Read 9/7/10)
4. Read a book that is part of a series.

The Bohemian Girl by Kenneth Cameron (2nd in the Denton Mystery Series) (Read 9/11/10)
5. Re-read a book that you consider an old friend.

Strong Poison by Dorothy L Sayers (Re-read 9/20/10)
6. Read something "Spooky" for Halloween.

Madam Crowl's Ghost & Other Stories by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (9/30/10)
7. Read a book that was recommended to you by a friend.

Katherine by Anya Seton (Read 9/9/10)
8. Read one of the books that's been on your TBR the longest.

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee (10/6/10)
9. Read a book by a debut author.
The Deathday Letter by Shaun David Hutchinson (Read 9/13/10)
10. Read a book with a "fall" theme

The Thanksgiving Day Murder by Lee Harris (Read 9/13/10)
11. Reader's Choice

Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean (Read 10/1/10)
12. Read a book by an author that you love

Cat Among the Pigeons by Agatha Christie (Read 9/26/10) I always love a good mystery by Dame Agatha!

As I read I will change the title's color, add the date, and create a link to the review.

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