Category Archives: Reading Challenges

My most excellent year: A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins, and Fenway Park – Steve Kluger

GLBT 2011 challenge book read. This was a most excellent book. I thoroughly enjoyed it and found it an engrossing page turner… always a good, if sometimes rare, thing. It is a story about three friends; Alejandra (Ale), T.C and … Continue reading

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Sprout – Dale Peck Review

An excellent book that I finally decided I wasn’t going to be able to obtain via my library or by trading, so I forked over for it. Worth every penny I have to say and very much re-readable…which is always … Continue reading

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Wake – Lisa McMann (2008)

Book Blogger Rec’s #2 From amazon.co.uk: For seventeen-year-old Janie, getting sucked into other people’s dreams at any given moment is getting tired. Especially the falling dreams, and the standing-in-front-of-the-class-naked ones. But then there are the nightmares, the ones that chill … Continue reading

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If I stay – Gayle Forman (2009)

Book number 1 from the Book blogger rec’s 2011 reading challenge. So, I cheated and started this challenge early, if someone wishes to get picky about the dates, equally I will of course end on the same date a year … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Recommendation Challenge 2011

A final reading challenge to take a bash at for the coming year. This one I plan on starting in January 2011.   Choose a level of participation: Level I – Read 5 books from the 2010 Book Blogger Recommendation … Continue reading

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15 more from ”1001′ books to read before you die’ 2011

Yet another reading challenge I am setting myself… at least I’ve not signed up to this one anywhere that I could find. I’m trying to be a little more… challenged rather than focused, with my reading for next year. I … Continue reading

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TBR…self challenge 11/12/10 – 11/12/11

Due to the newfound joys of bookmooch.com, I am finding that my TBR (To Be Read) pile is growing in somewhat epic proportions. This is not in and of itself an issue, however since there are so many other books … Continue reading

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