Monday, November 24, 2008
Another Challenge: Celebrate the Author
Yes, I realize I have a problem.
Hello, my name is Leya and I'm addicted to book challenges...
And my latest: Celebrate The Author. This challenge is being hosted by Becky of Becky's Book Reviews.
Basically "the challenge is designed to “celebrate” author birthdays. Choose one author for each month of the year. Read at least one book a month. 12 authors. 12 birthdays". You can find more info here.
Here are my choices:
January - Lewis Carroll (27/1832) - Alice In Wonderland ** Completed on January 12th, 2009
February - Jules Verne (8/1828) - Journey to the Centre of the Earth ** Completed on February 8th, 2009
March - Anna Sewell (30/1820) - Black Beauty ** Completed on March 30th, 2009
April - Harper Lee (28/1926) - To Kill A Mockingbird ** Completed on April 29th, 2009
May - Arthur Conan Doyle (22/1859) - The Hound of the Baskervilles ** Completed on May 26th, 2009
June - Harriet Beecher Stowe (14/1811) - Uncle Tom’s Cabin
July - Margaret Laurence (18/1926) - Stone Angel
August - Sir Walter Scott (15/1771) - Ivanhoe
September - Edward Rice Burroughs (1/1875) - Tarzan of the Apes
October - Timothy Findley (30/1930) - Pilgrim
November - Louisa May Alcott (29/1832) - Little Women
December - Jane Austen (16/1775) - Mansfield Park