In a rush of insanity, only temporary, I trust, I decided to participate almost in every 2011 Reading Challenge. I’m not sure I’ll be able to complete any, but anyway it’s fun to participate. Here is my progress for the first quarter.
Read three books by Australian authors before 31 December. I’m currently reading Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland
My latest post here: The Alphabet in Crime Fiction, O is for Orsi, Guillermo Orsi
Read 4 books before 31 December. Read so far Entanglement by Zygmunt Miloszewski (Poland).
Read two novels from each of these continents in the course of 2011: Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America, South America and The Seventh Continent.
Read so far: Europe (Three Seconds by Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström (Sweden) and Darkside by Belinda Bauer, UK), one South America (Blanco Nocturno de Ricardo Piglia, Argentina), one North America (B-Very Flat by Margot Kinberg, USA) and I’m currently reading one Australasia (Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland, Australia)
Read 3 books before 30 November 2011. So far I’ve read Borderlands by Brian McGilloway
Read 20+ books before 31 December 2011. So far: Three Seconds by Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström, Yours Until Death by Gunnar Staalesen, The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo, Red Wolf by Liza Marklund, El chino de Henning Mankell (The Man from Beijing), Nadie lo ha visto de Mari Jungstedt (Unseen), The Snowman by Jo Nesbo, The Leopard by Jo Nesbo.
I’ve submitted only one book so far Hickory, Dickory, Dock by Agatha Christie