Thanks to all those who participated in the first four book awards challenges!! Are you up for a fifth? The challenge for Book Awards V will last for 10 months, from February 1 through December 1, 2011.
- Read 5 books from 5 different awards during February 1, 2010 through December 1, 2010.
- Overlaps with other challenges are permitted.
- Choices don't have to be posted right away, and lists may be changed at any time.
- 'Award winners' is loosely defined; make the challenge fit your needs.
Some awards I might try:
Pulitzer - Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegnar
Newbery -The Single Shard
Giller - Alice Munro
Bram Stoker Award - Duma Key by Stephen King
Edgar Award - Citizen Vince by Jess Walter
What I read:1.Carnagie Medal 2007
Just in Case by Meg Rosoff
2. Agatha Award 2009
The Brutal Telling by Louise Penny
3. Orange Prize 1996
A Spell of Winter by Helen Dunmore
4. CWA Gold Dagger 2007
The Broken Shore by Peter Temple
5. Man Booker 2011
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes