- Read 10 award winners from August 1, 2008 through June 1, 2009.
- You must have at least FIVE different awards in your ten titles.
- Overlaps with other challenges are permitted.
- You don't have to post your choices right away, and your list can change at any time.
- 'Award winners' is loosely defined; make the challenge fit your needs, keeping in mind Rule #2.
- SIGN UP using Mr. Linky here.
- Have fun reading!
I'm in! I did really well on this last year, and I like the idea of the 5 different awards.
Awards I'll look into include, listed with books I already own:
1925 So Big by Edna Ferber (decades)
1995 The Stone Diaries by Shields (2nd Canadian Challenge)
2000 Mercy Among the Children by David Adams Richards (2nd Canadian Challenge)
1970 The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K Le Guin
1987 Speaker for the Dead by Orson Scott Card (also Nebula Award)
2006 Lisey's Story by Stephen King
Royal Society Prize
2000 The Elegant Universe, Brian Greene (Science Reading Challenge)
2007 Out Stealing Horses, Per Petterson (What an Animal!)
2008 The Road Home, Rose Tremain (Orange January)
Full lists to be completed later.