Tuesday, December 18, 2007

2008 TBR Challenge

Updates @ 11.30 PM
The selected books are:
  1. The Mist of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  2. In the Forest by Edna O'Brien
  3. Summer Lightning by Tamara McKinley
  4. Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
  5. Regatta by Libby Purves
  6. The School of Night by Alan Wall
  7. The Forest of Hours by Kerstin Ekman
  8. The Rights of Desire by Andre Brink
  9. Grand Ambition by Lisa Michaels
  10. The Service of Clouds by Susan Hill
  11. Here Today by Ann M. Martin
  12. Permanent Rose by Hilary McKay


I have decided to join in the fun for the 2008 TBR Challenge. I've been thinking about it and simply can't resist. What's even more fun is selecting the books for this challenge. Will be updating my list soon.

Here's what you do:

  • Pick 12 books - one for each month of 2008 - that you've been wanting to read (that have been on your "To Be Read" list) for 6 months or longer, but haven't gotten around to.
  • OPTIONAL: Create a list of "Alternates" (books you could substitute for your challenge books, given that a particular one doesn't grab you at the time)
  • Then, starting January 1, 2008, read one of these books from your list each month, ending December 31, 2008.

Find out more here.