Historical Fictionistas discussion

134 views
Challenges > Centuries Winter Challenge 2018 Reading List

Comments Showing 1-25 of 25 (25 new)    post a comment »
dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Jasmine, Gatekeeper of Giveaways. (new)

Jasmine | 1165 comments Mod
Please use this thread to sign-up with by creating your centuries reading list. Remember, you will fill in the books as you read them.

Example:
BCE -
1st Century -
2nd Century -
3rd Century -
4th Century -

You will be able to edit this thread throughout the challenge Please edit your post (do not create a new post each time). You may want to book mark your post.

If you have questions please post them here:https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...


message 2: by Chris (last edited Jan 28, 2018 03:20PM) (new)

Chris (cdavies1951) | 22 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century - The Pagan Lord 1/16 303 pgs(14 pts)
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century - Birds of Prey 1/28 560 pgs. - Set in Africa - (21 pts.)
18th Century - The Masqueraders 1/28 409 pgs. (14 pts.)
19th Century - Fingersmith 1/11 - N. America - 592 pgs (21 pts)
20th Century - The Alice Network 1/2 - Europe - 520 pgs. (21 pts)


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 3: by Linda (last edited Mar 30, 2018 10:42AM) (new)

Linda Bridges (lindajoyb) | 715 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE I Am Livia by Phyllis T. Smith
1st Century Empire: the Novel of Imperial Rome by Stephen Saylor
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th CenturyThe Circle of Ceridwen by Octavia Randolph
10th Century
11th Century Queen of the Conqueror: The Life of Matilda, Wife of William I by Tracy Borman
12th Century The Queen's Daughter by Susan Coventry
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century At the Mercy of the Queen by Anne Clinard Barnhill
17th Century The Oracle Glass by Judith Merkle Riley
18th Century Commedia della Morte by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
19th Century Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskill
20th Century The Bondmaid by Catherine Lim
21st Century Blood Orange by Susan Wittig Albert


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER. Claimed for Blood Orange by Susan Wittig Albert
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe. Claimed for Commedia della Morte
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia. Claimed forThe Bondmaid
I. Read a book set in Australia.


message 4: by Jasmine, Gatekeeper of Giveaways. (last edited Feb 16, 2018 07:40PM) (new)

Jasmine | 1165 comments Mod
Century Challenges:

BCE-- Lily of the Nile by Stephanie Dray
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century--The Ruby Ring by Diane Haeger
17th Century--Tidewater: A Novel of Pocahontas and the Jamestown Colony by Libbie Hawker
18th Century--George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution by Brian Kilmeade
19th Century
20th Century--Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
21st Century -I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.


message 5: by Monica (last edited Mar 31, 2018 04:22PM) (new)

Monica Hills | 109 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE- House of Rejoicing by Libbie Hawker1/20- (19 points)
1st Century- The Viper Amulet: The Sequel to Rubies of the Viper by Martha Marks 2/5- (14 points)
2nd Century- Persona Non Grata by Ruth Downie 2/11- (14 points)
3rd Century- Daughter of Sand and Stone by Libbie Hawker- 2/3- (19 points)
4th Century- Murder Imperial by Paul Doherty 3/29- (14 points)
5th Century- Twilight Empress: A Novel of Imperial Rome by Faith L. Justice- 3/7 (14 points)
6th Century
7th Century- The Moon in the Palace by Weina Dai Randel -2/18- (14 points)
8th Century
9th Century- The Half-Drowned King by Linnea Hartsuyker -2/25- (14 points)
10th Century- The Miracle Thief by Iris Anthony- 3/2- (14 points)
11th Century The Winter Mantle by Elizabeth Chadwick 3/24- (21 points)
12th Century The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick- 3/5- (14 points)
13th Century The Sister Queens by Sophie Perinot 1/13 (21 points)
14th Century The Illuminator byBrenda Rickman Vantrease 3/27 (19 points)
15th Century I, Mona Lisa by Jeanne Kalogridis 1/28 (16 points)
16th Century- Madame Serpent by Jean Plaidy 2/12 (14 points)
17th Century- To Dance with Kings by Rosalind Laker 3/18 (16 points)
18th Century I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott 3/31 (14 points)
19th Century The Vengeance of Mothers by Jim Fergus 1/14 (19 points)
20th Century Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate 1/7 (19 points)
21st Century- The Pearl Sister by Lucinda Riley 3/30 (21 points)

Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter. The Illuminator
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover. The Winter Mantle
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER - Before We Were Yours
d. Read a book set in North America. The Vengeance of Mothers: The Journals of Margaret Kelly Molly McGill: A Novel
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe -The Sister Queens
g. Read a book set in Africa. House of Rejoicing
h. Read a book set in Asia.Daughter of Sand and Stone
I. Read a book set in Australia. The Pearl Sister


message 6: by Lindsey (last edited Feb 18, 2018 06:02PM) (new)

Lindsey | 265 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31



BCE
1st Century: The Jupiter Myth by Lindsey Davis (2/6/18)
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century: The Widow of Jerusalem by Alan Gordon (2/6/18), bonus h
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century: Stormbird by Conn Iggulden (1/21/18), bonus f
16th Century: Fools and Mortals by Bernard Cornwell (2/13/18)
17th Century
18th Century:I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott (1/29/18)
19th Century: Mrs. Lincoln's Rival by Jennifer Chiaverini (1/10/18), bonus d
20th Century: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles (1/14/18), bonus c


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 7: by Cheryl A (last edited Mar 25, 2018 08:56PM) (new)

Cheryl A | 935 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE - Sphinx's Princess by Esther M. Friesner
1st Century - Enemies at Home by Lindsey Davis
2nd Century - Island of Ghosts by Gillian Bradshaw
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century - Brigid of Kildare by Heather Terrell
6th Century
7th Century - Suffer Little Children by Peter Tremayne
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century - Out of the Dawn Light by Alys Clare
12th Century - A Mortal Bane by Roberta Gellis
13th Century - The Alehouse Murders by Maureen Ash
14th Century
15th Century - The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier
16th Century - The Relic Master by Christopher Buckley
17th Century - Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
18th Century - Golden Hill by Francis Spufford
19th Century - Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers by Deborah Heiligman
20th Century - Rush Oh! by Shirley Barrett
21st Century - The Next One to Fall by Hilary Davidson


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier
d. Read a book set in North America Caleb's Crossing
e. Read a book set in South America. The Next One to Fall
f. Read a book set in Europe.The Relic Master
g. Read a book set in Africa.Sphinx's Princess
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia. Rush Oh!


message 8: by Kathleen (last edited Feb 25, 2018 12:46PM) (new)

Kathleen Freeman | 230 comments Count me in as well, not sure how far I will get but it should stretch my reading choices a bit this winter...

Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

1st Century - Feast of Sorrow: A Novel of Ancient Rome by Crystal King
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century - The Empress of Bright Moon by Weina Dei Randel
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century - Lady of the English by Elizabeth Chadwick
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century - The Borgia Mistress by Sara Poole
16th Century
17th Century
18th Century
19th Century - A Journeyman to Grief by Maureen Jennings
20th Century - Bittersweet by Colleen McCullough
21th Century - All the Colours of Darkness by Peter Robinson


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER. - All the Colours of Darkness by Peter Robinson
d. Read a book set in North America. - A Journeyman to Grief by Maureen Jennings
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe. - The Borgia Mistress by Sara Poole
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia. - The Empress of Bright Moon by Weina Dei Randel
I. Read a book set in Australia. - Bittersweet by Colleen McCullough


message 9: by Chris (last edited Mar 17, 2018 10:05AM) (new)

Chris | 438 comments BCE : Ramses: The Battle of Kadesh by Christian Jacq
1st Century: The Silver Pigs by Lindsay Davis
2nd Century: Island of Ghosts by Gillian Bradshaw
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century: Hypatia by Edward J. Watts
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende
17th Century Shinju by Laura Joh Rowland
18th CenturyBring Larks And Heroes by Thomas Keneally
19th Century My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
20th Century A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
21st Century


message 10: by Viji (new)

Viji | 229 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century
18th Century
19th Century
20th Century


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 11: by Maureen (last edited Mar 31, 2018 06:00PM) (new)

Maureen | 352 comments Please sign me up. I would like to see how many centuries I can accomplish.

Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan 1-March 31

BCE
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th CenturyThe Moon in the Palace byWeina Dai Randel
8th Century
9th CenturyThe Half-Drowned King by Linnea Hartsuyker
10th Century
11th Century
12th CenturyThe Pillars of the Earth byKen Follett
13th Century
14th CenturyJuliet byAnne Fortier
15th CenturyThe White Queen byPhilippa Gregory
16th Century Inés of My Soul byIsabel Allende
17th CenturyCaleb's Crossing byGeraldine Brooks
18th CenturyHomegoing byYaa Gyasi
19th CenturyVictoria by Daisy Goodwin
20th Century The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
21st CenturyI Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban byMalala Yousafzai

Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 12: by Renee (last edited Jan 16, 2018 07:51PM) (new)

Renee Thompson (ReneeGraceThompson) | 5 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE Cleopatra: Daughter of the Nile by Colin Falconer
1st Century The Fisherman's Bride: The Untold Story of the Wife of Simon Peter by Catherine Magia
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th CenturyQueen Hereafter: A Novel of Margaret of Scotland by Susan Fraser King
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century Highland Surrender by Tracy Brogan
17th Century
18th Century
19th Century
20th Century Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter. Beneath a Scarlet Sky
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.Highland Surrender
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe. Queen Hereafter: A Novel of Margaret of Scotland
g. Read a book set in Africa. Cleopatra: Daughter of the Nile
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 13: by Margaret (new)

Margaret Crampton (cramptonmargaret) | 7990 comments Please sign me up but I’m using the app
And can’t edit as far as I know


message 14: by Margaret (new)

Margaret Crampton (cramptonmargaret) | 7990 comments 2st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th
6th
7th
8th
9th
10th
11th
12th
13th
14th
15th
16th
17th
18th
19th
20th
21st


message 15: by Louise (last edited Mar 31, 2018 08:21AM) (new)

Louise | 4443 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

1st Century - Shadows in Bronze by Lindsey Davis 20/01/18
2nd Century - Terra Incognita by Ruth Downie 23/02/18
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century -The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett 12/03/18
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century - The Vizard Mask by Diana Norman 24/03/18
18th Century - The Gods Will Have Blood by Anatole France 06/01
19th Century - No Name by Wilkie Collins 14/01/18
20th Century - Malice at the Palace by Rhys Bowen 02/01/18
21st Century - First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones 26/02/18


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER - claimed
d. Read a book set in North America - claimed
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe - claimed
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 16: by Margaret (new)

Margaret Crampton (cramptonmargaret) | 7990 comments [[book: Homegoing]by Yaa Gyasi
19 th Century 10
Africa 5
315 pages 4
Book total 19


message 17: by Jasmine, Gatekeeper of Giveaways. (new)

Jasmine | 1165 comments Mod
Margaret wrote: "Please sign me up but I’m using the app
And can’t edit as far as I know"


I'll create a list for you.


message 18: by Jasmine, Gatekeeper of Giveaways. (new)

Jasmine | 1165 comments Mod
Margaret's Challenge

BCE
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century
18th Century
19th Century-- Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
20th Century
21st Century


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.


message 19: by Kaydee (last edited Mar 28, 2018 06:55PM) (new)

Kaydee Barker (kaydeebarker) | 259 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond 2/13
1st Century: A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker 2/19
2nd Century
3rd Century: Salammbô by Gustave Flaubert 3/28
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century: Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms & a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon Winchester 3/19
7th Century
8th Century: The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem van Loon 3/7
9th Century
10th Century: Vikings by Neil Oliver 2/23
11th Century: Manuscript Found in Accra by Paulo Coelho 2/20
12th Century: Ivanhoe by Walter Scott 3/14
13th Century: The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England by Dan Jones 1/24
14th Century: To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science by Steven Weinberg 3/2
15th Century: Joan of Arc by Mark Twain 2/1
16th Century: Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende 3/3
17th Century: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish 1/19
18th Century: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi 1/29
19th Century: Imperial Woman by Pearl S. Buck 2/8
20th Century: Hidden Figures: The Untold True Story of Four African-American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation into Space 1/5
21st Century: In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende 3/25

Bonus (5pts)
X a. Read a book set in winter. Joan of Arc
X b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover. In the Midst of Winter
X c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER. The Weight of Ink
X d. Read a book set in North America. Hidden Figures: The Untold True Story of Four African-American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation into Space
X e. Read a book set in South America. Inés of My Soul
X f. Read a book set in Europe. The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
X g. Read a book set in Africa. Homegoing
X h. Read a book set in Asia. Imperial Woman
X I. Read a book set in Australia. Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms & a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Total points (finished): 277


message 20: by Claire (last edited Jan 19, 2018 03:46PM) (new)

Claire  | 2 comments Can I join too?

Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
The First Man in Rome Colleen McCullough
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th CenturyThe Tudor Vendetta C.W. Gortner
17th Century
18th Century The Scarlet Pimpernel The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy Emmuska Orczy
19th Century Kitty Peck and the Music Hall Murders by Kate Griffin
20th Century


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe.
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 21: by Rachelnyc (last edited Feb 23, 2018 12:12PM) (new)

Rachelnyc There is no way I'll come close to finishing this by March with other challenges and book club commitments but I am definitely going to keep tracking and hope to complete by end of year.

Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century
18th Century - Homegoing 1/26
19th Century - The Picture of Dorian Gray 2/17
20th Century - The Secret Life of Mrs. London 1/8
21st Century - Paris by the Book 1/11


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
√c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
√f. Read a book set in Europe.
√g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points

I'm new to the group so if I am not doing this correctly, please let me know!


message 22: by Jasmine, Gatekeeper of Giveaways. (new)

Jasmine | 1165 comments Mod
Rachelnyc wrote: "Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31..."


You're doing great.


message 23: by Rachelnyc (new)

Rachelnyc Jasmine wrote: "Rachelnyc wrote: "Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31..."

You're doing great."


Thanks Jasmine!


message 24: by Gabrielle (last edited Mar 14, 2018 05:24AM) (new)

Gabrielle Dubois (gabrielle-dubois) | 112 comments Centuries Challenge 2018
Jan. 1 - March 31

BCE Salammbô by Gustave Flaubert
1st Century The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
2nd Century
3rd Century The Temptation of St. Antony by Gustave Flaubert
4th Century Merlin by Robert de Boron
5th Century
6th Century Yvain, or The Knight with the Lion byChrétien de Troyes
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
16th Century Hernani by Victor Hugo
17th Century Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
18th Century The Chouans https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2... by Honoré de Balzac
19th Century Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell
20th Century Le Rapport Gabriel by Jean d'Ormesson

Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER. Yvain, or The Knight with the Lion
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe. The Chouans
g. Read a book set in Africa. Salammbô
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia.

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points Salammbô
Yvain, or The Knight with the Lion
Merlin
Hernani
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points The Chouans
Le Rapport Gabriel
Cyrano de Bergerac
The Temptation of St. Antony
The Last Days of Pompeii
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
Wives and Daughters
Faust
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


message 25: by Joanne (last edited Feb 27, 2018 03:12PM) (new)

Joanne I have to admit it I got to a little overwhelmed with challenge etc but have decided to have another crack at it. I’m new so if something doesn’t add up please let me know

BCE
1st Century
2nd Century
3rd Century
4th Century
5th Century
6th Century
7th Century
8th Century
9th Century
10th Century
11th Century
12th Century
13th Century
14th Century
15th Century
16th Century
17th Century
18th Century - Jeremy Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1790-1791.
19th Century. Foxing the Geese: A Regency Romance
20th Century Miss Lily's Lovely Ladies 18/2/18
21st Century -


Bonus (5pts)
a. Read a book set in winter.
b. Read a book with a winter scene on the cover.
c. Read a book where one of the author's initials is in the word WINTER.
d. Read a book set in North America.
e. Read a book set in South America.
f. Read a book set in Europe. Done 5 pts
g. Read a book set in Africa.
h. Read a book set in Asia.
I. Read a book set in Australia. Done 5 pts

Book Length Bonus:

200 to 300 pages = 2 bonus points
301 to 500 pages = 4 bonus points
501 to 750 pages = 6 bonus points
751 to 1,000 pages = 8 bonus points
1,000+ = 10 bonus points


back to top