Friday, February 1, 2013

CHALLENGE: New Authors Challenge

Hosted at Literary Escapism. I like to keep track of new authors read.

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The challenge will run from January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2013.
You can pick to do either 15, 25 or 50 new authors.

New Authors in 2013
1. Russell Wangersky (Whirl Away)
2. Andrea Levy (Small Island)
3. Ada Leverson (Love's Shadow)
4. Nicole Krauss (The History of Love)
5. Monica McInerney (Lola's Secret)
6. Jennifer Ouellette (The Calculus Diaries)
7. Ariana Franklin (Mistress of the Art of Death)
8. Jennifer E. Smith (The Statistical Probabiltiy of Love at First Sight)
9. Marina Lewycka (A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainain)
10. Alan Brennert (Moloka'i)
11. Flannery O'Connor(A Good Man is Hard to Find and other stories)
12. Kate Grenville (The Idea of Perfection)
13. Paul Murray (Skippy Dies)
14. Cheryl Strayed (Wild)
15. Emily Perkins (The Forrests)
16. Maria Semple (Where'd You Go Bernadette)
17. Zadie Smith (NW)
18. Mo Hayder (Birdman)
19. Susanna Kearsley (The Firebird)
20. Edith Wharton (The House of Mirth)
21. Stephen Emond (Winter Town)
22.  Maxine Kenneth (Paris to Die For)
23. Elizabeth Wein (Code Name Verity)
24. Jim Crace (Harvest)
25. Marcia Clark (Guilt by Association)
26. Richard Wagamese (Indian Horse)
27. Susan Elia MacNeal (Mr Churchill's Secretary)
28. Ake Edwardson (Death Angels)
29. Mark Mills (The Savage Garden)
30. Claire Messud (The Woman Upstairs)

Debut Authors
1.  ML Stedman (The Light Between the Oceans)
2. Sahar Delijani (Children of the Jacaranda Tree)
3. Suzanne Rindell (The Other Typist)
4. Kristel Thornell (Night Street)