Wednesday, March 21, 2012

CHALLENGE: Once Upon a Time 6

Carl. at Stainless Steel Droppings,  hosts the very popular Once Upon a Time VI challenge, from March 21 til  June 19. Read books from the  fantasy, fairy tale, folktale or mythology genre.How adorable is that fox? We have a fox living in our suburban neighbourhood, and I love seeing him or her walking around.

Read at least 5 books that fit somewhere within the Once Upon a Time categories. They might all be fantasy, or folklore, or fairy tales, or mythology…or your five books might be a combination from the four genres

 Pool of Books
Cherokee Bat and the Goat Guys by Francesca Lia Block (library)
Anasi Boys by Neil Gaiman
The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde
The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen (library)
The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen (library)
Promises to Keep by Charles de Lint
Enna Burning by Shannon Hale (library)
Green Angel by Alice Hoffman
or, what ever catches my fancy

What I actually read:
1. Green Angel - Alice Hoffman
2. Cherokee Bat and the Goat Guys - Francesca Lia Block
3. The Girl Who Chased the Moon - Sarah Addison Allen
4. The Rose and the Beast - Francesca Lia Block
5. The Peach Keeper - Sarah Addison Allen
6. The Song of Achilles - Madeline Miller
7. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake - Aimee Bender