**Challenge completed. See my wrap-up post here**
Dates: 1 August 2008 to 1 June 2009
Host: Michelle (1 More Chapter)
Guidelines: Read ten books from at least five different award groups
See my original post about the challenge here.
See my wrap-up post here.
See the challenge announcement page here.
See the challenge wrap-up page here.
READING LIST (books read):
- The Age of Innocence. Edith Wharton (Pulitzer Prize, 1921) [See Review]
- The Great Victorian Collection. Brian Moore (Governor General's Award, 1975) [See Review]
- Hotel du Lac. Anita Brookner (Man-Booker Prize, 1984) [See Review]
- The Master, by Colm Tóibín (IMPAC Dublin Award, 2006) [See Review]
- The Way Through the Woods. Colin Dexter (Gold Dagger Award, 1992) [See Review]
- The Optimist's Daughter. Eudora Welty (Pulitzer Prize, 1973) [See Review]
- Ellen Foster. Kaye Gibbons (Sue Kaufman Prize, American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters) [review to come]
- Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH. Robert C. O'Brien (Newbery Medal, 1972) [See Review]
- To Dance with the White Dog. Terry Kay (Outstanding Author of the Year, 1991, Southeastern Library Association) [See Review]
- Moon Tiger. Penelope Lively (Man-Booker Prize, 1987) [review to come]