The 2008 To-Be-Read Challenge

30 12 2007

I just stumbled upon this blog and decided to sign up for the 2008 To-Be-Read Challenge, as part of my goal to read 100 books next year.

Here is the list of 12:

1. The Yiddish Policeman’s Union by Michael Chabon
2. Shadow Baby by Alison McGhee
3. Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha Pessl
4. The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
5. The Appeal by John Grisham
6. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
7. Born Standing Up by Steve Martin
8. The Road by Cormac McCarthy
9. Compulsion by Jonathan Kellerman
10. Certain Girls by Jennifer Weiner
11. The Next Thing on my list by Jill Smolinski
12. Family Tree by Barbara Delinsky

Here are the alternates:
1. The Accidental by Ali Smith
2. The Other Side of the Bridge by Ali Lawson
3. Bride Island by Alexandra Enders
4. Clara Callan by Richard B Wright
5. Everything After by Sharon Pywell
6. Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
7. Cold Rock River by J.L. Miles
8. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
9. The Double Bind by Chris Bohjalian
10. One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson
11. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
12. In Country by Bobbie Ann Mason




One response

30 12 2007

Thanks for the link. I decided to sign up as well.

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