Archive for the ‘Challenges 2009’ Category

Sarah Dessen Mini-Challenge hosted by Becky at Becky’s Book Reviews will be for the year 2009. It begins January 1, 2009, and goes through December 31, 2009.

The goal of this challenge is to read TWO of her books. (Audio books are welcome.)

My 2 books for this challenge are:

1. Lock and Key

2. Just Listen

I might also read a few more if I am able to find them at my bookstore.

Here is my book list for 2009 YA Book Challenge hosted on J.Kaye’s Book Blog.

1. Lock And Key -Sarah Dessen

2. The Goose Girl – Shannon Hale

3. Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret – Judy Blume

4. Geek High – Piper Banks

5. Story Of A Girl – Sara Zarr

6. Before I Die – Jenny Downham

7. Nick And Norah’s Infinite Playlist – Rachel Cohn & David Levithan

8. The Forest Of Hands And Teeth – Carrie Ryan

9. Thirteen Reasons Why – Jay Asher

10.13 Little Blue Envelopes – Maureen Johnson

11.Percy Jackson And The Olympians :Lightning Thief -Rick Riordan

12.Percy Jackson And The Olympians: The Sea Of Monsters – Rick Riordan

Some of these I have read long time back and plan to read again and some are new to me.So wish me luck..

centurieschallengemostpleased01I am seriously on a reading spree..I have signed up for Centuries Challenge hosted by Becky at Becky’s Book Reviews.

This is my list for the challenge:

Iliad by Homer (800 -700 BC)

Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer (1386)

Girl With A Pearl Earring – Tracy Chevalier ( set in 17 th century)

Vanity Fair by William Thackeray (1847)

Wish me luck

The Leo Tolstoy Mini-Challenge will be for 2009-2010. The challenge will start January 1, 2009 and go through August 31, 2010 and is hosted by Becky.

The goal of this one is to read TWO of his books.

I plan to read two of his famous works

1.War and Peace

2.Anna Karenina


I have participated in Classics Challenge 2009 hosted by Trish .I love classics and couldn’t stop myself from signing up. I finished Vanity Fair last month so I will be adding it in the list.

This is my list of Classics for the challenge :

1. Vanity Fair by William Thackeray

2 Lady Susan by Jane Austen

3 Silas Marner by George Eliot

4 Journey To The Center Of The Earth – Jules Verne

5 Iliad – Homer