Friday, January 1, 2010

The 2010 Support Your Local Library Reading Challenge

***Challenge ended. See my wrap-up post here.***

Dates: 1 January to 31 December 2010
Hosted by: J. Kaye of J. Kaye's Book Blog

  • Read a set number of books from your local public library.
  • Anyone can join; you don't need a blog to participate.
  • Reviews are not required.
  • Audio, e-books, young adult, young reader, re-reads are all allowed - anything counts as long as it's checked out from the library.
  • There's no need to list your books in advance - you can choose as you go. If you do make a list, it can be changed at any time as necessary.
  • Crossovers with other challenges are allowed.
Levels of Participation:
  • The Mini - Check out and read 25 library books.
  • Just My Size - Check out and read 50 library books.
  • Stepping It Up - Check out and read 75 library books.
  • Super Size Me - Check out and read 100 library books.
I'm signing up at the "Mini" Level (25 books).

See my original post about the challenge here.
See my wrap-up post here.
See the challenge announcement page here.

  1. The Griffin & Sabine Trilogy. Nick Bantock [See Review]
  2. The Anthologist. Nicholson Baker [See Review]
  3. The Raphael Affair. Iain Pears [See Review]
  4. Quattrocento. James McKean [See Review]
  5. Contact. Carl Sagan [See Review]
  6. A Fair Maiden. Joyce Carol Oates [Review to come]
  7. Before the Throne. Naguib Mahfouz [Review to come]
  8. Tinkers. Paul Harding [See Review]
  9. The Last Child. John Hart [Review to come]
  10. The Hypnotist. M.J. Rose [See Review]
  11. The Magicians. Lev Grossman [Review to come]
  12. The Three Weissmanns of Westport. Cathleen Schine [Review to come]
  13. Noah's Compass. Anne Tyler [Review to come]
  14. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie. Alan Bradley [Review to come]
  15. The Inheritance. Simon Tolkien [See Review]
  16. Cards on the Table. Agatha Christie [See Review]
  17. Book of Shadows. Alexandra Sokoloff [Review to come]
  18. The Dark Half. Stephen King [Review to come]

1 comment:

  1. Welcome to the Support Your Local Library Reading Challenge! Love the library and love this challenge. So glad to have you join.