Dates: 7 January - 31 December, 2012
- The challenge goal is to read any book that's been translated from its original language into another language that you're comfortable reading.
- Any genre, format, or age range is accepted.
- Crossovers with other challenges are OK.
- You don't need a blog to participate; link up through Good Reads, Library Thing, etc.
- Beginner: Read 1-3 books in translation
- Conversationalist: 4-6
- Bilingual: 7-9
- Linguist: 10-12
See my original post about the challenge here.
See the challenge announcement page here.
See my challenge wrap-up post here.
MY READING LIST (books read, with links to reviews)
- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Stieg Larsson
- The Trial. Franz Kafka (reading now)
Buddenbrooks. Thomas Mann
The Castle. Franz Kafka
Chess Story. Stefan Zweig
The Double. Jose Saramago
Farewell Waltz. Milan Kundera
If on a winter's night a traveler. Italo Calvino
Ignorance. Milan Kundera
Invisible Cities. Italo Calvino
Last Year at Marienbad. Alain Robbe-Grillet
Skylark. Kosztolanyi Dezso
Steppenwolf. Hermann Hesse
The Trial. Franz Kafka