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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Going to keep these lists so I can keep track of all the books I read this year and get an idea of how many I get through as I have no idea LOL

Title Challenge
A Animal Farm - George Orwell READ
B Bridget Jones Diary – Helen Fielding READ
C The cellist of Sarajevo / Steven Galloway READ
D The Diary of a Young Girl – Anne Frank READ

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F Five quarters of the orange - Harris, Joanna READ
G The Guernsey Litery and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer READ

H The Historian - Kostova, Elizabeth
Inkheart (Inkheart, Book 1) by Cornelia Funke READ
J Barbara Trapido – Juggling (on shelf)
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L Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel READ
M Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden READ
N Netherland / Joseph O'Neill READ
O One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Ken Kesey READ

P Private Peaceful - Michael Morpingo
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R Restless - William Boyd READ
S The suspicions of Mr Whicher, or, The murder at Road Hill House / Kate Summerscale
T To Kill A Mockingbird - Harper Lee READ
U An Unsuitable Job for a Woman - P D James READ

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W A Wedding In December - Anita Shrieve READ
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Author Challenge

A Kate Atkinson - When will there be good news? READ
B Beatrice Colin - The luminous life of Lily Aphrodite READ
C Connelly, Michael - The Lincoln Lawyer READ
D Davidson, Andrew - The Gargoyle READ
E David Ebershoff - 19th Wife READ
F Fielding, Helen - Bridget Jones Diary READ
G Grafton, Sue Alphabet series READ
H Haddon, Mark - curious incident of the dog READ

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J Sadie Jones - The outcast READ
K Kellerman, Jesse The brutal art
L Lynch, Jim - The Highest Tide READ
M Mills, Mark - The savage garden READ
N Nabokov, Lolita READ
O Osborne, Frances - The Bolter
P Picoult, Jodie - Songs of the Humpback Whale READ
Q Quick, Amanda
R Rubenfeld, Jed - The Interpretation of Murder (on shelf)
S Smith, A. McCall The Miracle at Speedy Motors READ
T Twain, Mark The Adventure of Huckerlbery Finn READ

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W Winthrope, Elizabeth Hartley - December (READ)
X Xinran - Sky burial
Y Karen Yampolsky - Falling Out of Fashion READ
Z Zeh, Julie - Eagles and Angels READ



Read one book by an author of the opposite gender.
How to talk to a widower / Jonathan Tropper READ

Read one book by a living author.
Sepulchre - Kate Moss READ

Read one book by deceased author.
Little Women - Louisa May Alcott READ


Read one book which was originally written in a language other than English. (Translated or not, your choice)
Love in the time of Cholera READ

Read one book which is non-fiction.
On the Trail of William Wallace – David R. Ross 146 pages READ



Read one genre book. (Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Western, Romance, Horror)
Along Came a Spider, James Paterson

Read one work of literary fiction.
Jane Austin - Pride and Predjudice READ

Read one book classified as "Young Adult"
John Boyne - The Boy in the Striped Pajamas READ

Read a short story collection or anthology.
Glasgow Tales - Rachel Hazelwood READ

Read a poetry collection, poetry anthology, or an epic poem.
100 Humorous poems - Classic FM


Read a graphic novel.


Read a banned book.
Margaret Atwood The Handmaid's Tale READ



Also going to work my way through all the books on my bookshelf (will make a list later)


All Books read see below



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Sharon75uk | 87 comments 3 Alexander McCall Smith
The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Margaret Atwood
The Handmaid's Tale


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Jonathan Tropper
How to Talk to a Widower


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Alexander McCall Smith
Corduroy MansionsCorduroy Mansions


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden
Memoirs of a Geisha


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Vladimer Nobokov
Lolita
Lolita


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Torey Hayden

The Sunflower Forest


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Joseph O'Neill
Netherland


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Karen Yampolsky
Falling Out of Fashion


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Michael Morpurgo
Private Peaceful


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments George Orwell
Animal Farm


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Alice Sebold
The Almost Moon


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Anita Shrieve
A Wedding in December


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Maeve Binchy
Circle of Friends


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Tamara (tammiejx) | 69 comments Love the title & author challenge! Might do it myself this year if I have enough time for it. :)


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments 24 - Anthony Burgess
A Clockwork Orange

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Helen Fielding
Bridget Jones's Diary


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Steven Galloway
The Cellist of Sarajevo


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Mark Haddon
A Spot of Bother


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Laura Esquival
Like Water for Chocolate


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Kate Grenville
The Secret River


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Jim Lynch
The Highest Tide


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Rachael Eddie Hazelwood
Glasgow Tales


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Andrew Davidson
The Gargoyle


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments William Boyd
Restless


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Jane Austin
Pride and Prejudice


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Anita Daimont
The Red Tent


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Cornelia Funke
Inkheart


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments William Golding
Lord of the Flies


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Sharon75uk | 87 comments Leonie Swann
Three Bags Full


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