|Link to Announcement/Sign-up Page|
***See my wrap-up post***
Dates: January 1 - December 31, 2016
Host: Jen @ The Introverted Reader
- Read translations of books, from any language into the language(s) you're comfortable reading; they don't have to be in English.
- You can read any genre and any age range.
- Crossovers with other challenges are fine.
- Any format that you choose is also acceptable.
- You don't need a blog to participate; link up your reviews from another site like Library Thing or GoodReads.
- Beginner: Read 1-3 books in translation
- Conversationalist: 4-6 books
- Bilingual: 7-9 books
- Linguist: 10-12 books
● See my original post about the challenge HERE.
● See my wrap-up post HERE.
● See the challenge announcement/sign-up post HERE.
● See the challenge review link-up page HERE.
MY READING LIST (books I've read, with links to reviews):
- The People in the Photo. Hélène Gestern; translated from the French by Emily Boyce and Ros Schwartz [linked to review page 12/22/2016]
- Villa Triste. Patrick Modiano; trans. from the French by John Cullen
- The Disappearance of Signora Giulia. Piero Chiara; trans. from the Italian by Jill Foulston
- This Too Shall Pass. Milena Busquets; trans. from the Spanish by Valerie Miles [linked to review page 12/22/2016]
- Inkheart. Cornelia Funke; trans. from the German by Anthea Bell [linked to review page 7/14/2016]
- Tainted Tokay (Winemaker Detective Series #11). Jean-Pierre Alaux and Noël Balen; trans. from the French by Sally Pane [linked to review page 12/22/2016]
- The Nightwalker. Sebastian Fitzek; trans. from the German by Jamie Lee Searle
(Also see my shelf of translated works "to be read" at GoodReads.)
- After Dark. Haruki Murakami
- The Castle. Franz Kafka
- Farewell Waltz. Milan Kundera
- The Fencing Master. Arturo Pérez-Reverte
- The Girl Who Played with Fire. Stieg Larsson
- Identity. Milan Kundera
- Kafka on the Shore. Haruki Murakami
- King, Queen, Knave. Vladimir Nabokov
- The Kreutzer Sonata. Leo Tolstoy
- The Ladies from St. Petersburg: Three Novellas. Nina Berberova
- Last Year At Marienbad. Alain Robbe-Grillet
- The Luzhin Defense. Vladimir Nabokov
- Missing Person. Patrick Modiano
- The Nautical Chart. Arturo Pérez-Reverte
- Norwegian Wood. Haruki Murakami
- The Seville Communion. Arturo Pérez-Reverte
- Steppenwolf. Hermann Hesse