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message 1: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments My 10 countries are:
Haiti
Chile
New Zealand
North Korea
Sudan
Argentina
Swaziland
Tuvalu
Dominica
Montenegro


message 2: by Rosemarie (last edited Nov 08, 2018 04:32PM) (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Reading Plan:

New Zealand - The Luminaries Finished August 19

Chile - 20 poemas de amor y una canción desesperada Finished February 1

Argentina - El túnel Finished February 15

Dominica - Home Again: Stories Of Migration And Return Finished March 4

Montenegro - The Black Mountain Finished April 24

Swaziland - When Hoopoes Go to Heaven Finished February 3

Tuvalu - La invención de Morel by Adolfo Bioy Casares Finished November 8

Sudan - A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story Finished on July 5

North Korea - This Is Paradise!: My North Korean Childhood Finished on August 20

Haiti - The Kingdom of This World The Kingdom of This World Finished on March 15


message 3: by PS (new)

PS | 5 comments Such an interesting set of books! Good luck :)


message 4: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Thank you.


message 5: by Rosemarie (last edited Feb 12, 2018 07:09PM) (new)


message 7: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Book 3 - Argentina

El túnel by Ernesto Sabato
El túnel by Ernesto Sabato


message 10: by Ying Ying (new)

Ying Ying (yingyingshi) | 8 comments Great progress, Rosemarie! I hope I can succeed at this challenge too.


message 11: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Thank you, Ying Ying. This is one of the few challenges I pre-planned by checking the availability of the books at the library.

Good luck on your challenge.


message 12: by Rosemarie (last edited Apr 24, 2018 04:44PM) (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Book 6 - Montenegro

The Black Mountain by Rex Stout
The Black Mountain (Nero Wolfe, #24) by Rex Stout


message 14: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Book 8 - New Zealand

The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

I found this one a chore to read. 😫It needed some major editing.😵


message 15: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Book 9 - North Korea

This is Paradise! by Hyok Kang
This is Paradise! by Hyok Kang


message 16: by Rosemarie (last edited Nov 08, 2018 04:34PM) (new)


message 17: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments I have finished the challenge!


message 18: by Laurie (new)

Laurie | 629 comments Congrats, Rosemarie!


message 19: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Thank you. It was an interesting journey.


message 20: by [deleted user] (new)

Congratulations! Do you have reading plans for the rest of the year?


message 21: by Cheryl (new)

Cheryl | 886 comments Congratulations Rosemarie!


message 22: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Thank you, both. My gaol is to complete my Frequent Flyer Challenge on time. During December I try to read just for fun. But I also usually end up trying to finish challenges too.


message 23: by Mome_Rath (new)

Mome_Rath | 1401 comments Congratulations on finishing your challenge! Happy reading the rest of the year!


message 24: by Rosemarie (new)

Rosemarie | 3180 comments Thank you!


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