Thursday, December 11, 2008

CHALLENGE: Celebrate the Author



Becky is hosting a Celebrate the Author challenge. The plan is to read 12 books, one per month, by an author who has a birthday in that month. There are links to find who was born when at places like:





or Google will probably work. I know we aren't allowed to read ahead, but we can catch up if we fall behind. I'll come back to this post and update as books are read.


Here's a list of potentials:

January:

February:

March:
Penelope Lively Moon Tiger

April:
Barbara Kingsolver Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Beverly Cleary Dear Mr Henshaw
Anne Michaels Fugitive Pieces

May:
Jodi Picoult Nineteen Minutes

June:
Sarah Dessen Keeping the Moon

July:
Alice Munro - The View From Castle Rock

August:
Sarah Dunant - In the Company of the Courtesan
Robertson Davies - Fifth Business

September:
Andrea Camilleri - Patience of the Spider

October:
Marish Pessl - Special Topics in Calamity Physics

November:
Charlaine Harris - Dead Until Dark

December:
Elizabeth Berg - The Art of Mending



1 comment:

Kailana said...

This challenge looks like a lot of fun! I am already in more challenges than I was last year, though, so I probably should refrain from joining more!