Jessica’s TBR Challenge

2015 TBR Pile Challenge
Hosted by Roof Beam Reader

Goal: To finally read 12 books from my “to be read” (TBR) pile. Each book has to have been on the shelf for at least one full year. You get two alternates, just in case.

Details HERE // #TBR2015RBR // My starting announcement HERE

I’ll be reviewing these books on the blog as I finish them, and linking the reviews to this page as well.

Start date: 1/1/2015 // End date: 12/31/15

My 2015 TBR Pile Challenge List:

1. The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
2. The Trial by Franz Kafka
3. A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. LeGuin
4. My Antonia by Willa Cather
5. Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion (finished 2/16/15)
6. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
7. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
8. Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
9. The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett (finished 3/20/15)
10. The Secret History by Donna Tartt
11. Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
12. Lord of the Flies by William Golding

Two alternates:
1. Oryx & Crake by Margaret Atwood
2. The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides

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2014 TBR Pile Challenge
Hosted by Roof Beam Reader

Goal: To finally read 12 books from my “to be read” (TBR) pile. Each book has to have been on the shelf for at least one full year. You get two alternates, just in case.

Details HERE // #TBRChallengeRBR // My starting announcement HERE

I’ll be reviewing these books on the blog as I finish them, and linking the reviews to this page as well.

Start date: 1/1/2014 // End date: 12/31/14

My 2014 TBR Pile Challenge List:

1. Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann
2. Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
3. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
4. The Complete Sherlock Holmes, Vol. 1 by Arthur Conan Doyle
5. No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
6. The Secret History by Donna Tartt
7. American Gods by Neil Gaiman
8. The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
9. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
10. The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
11. Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin
12. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

Alternates:

1. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
2. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

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