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Monday, November 2, 2009

100+ Challenge Update - October

October has been, by far, my best reading month ever. I've been trying real hard to get in some books so I can complete the 100+ Challenge. I've read 75 books this year so do you all think I can read 25 books in the next two months?? Eek!

October
63. The Last Dickens - Matthew Pearl
64. The Little Prince - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
65. Sacred Hearts - Sarah Dunant
66. The Elegance of the Hedgehog - Muriel Barbery
67. The Mystery of Edwin Drood - Charles Dickens
68. The Strain - Guillermo Del Toro & Chuck Hogan
69. Wide Sargasso Sea - Jean Rhys
70. The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
71. Real Murders - Charlaine Harris
72. Seeing Redd - Frank Beddor
73. The Old Man and the Sea - Ernest Hemingway
74. Sunflowers - Sheramy Bundrick

10 comments:

  1. You can easy read 25 books by Christmas. Take lots of sickies from work. LOL.

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  2. I'm at 75 books too. Good luck with finishing 25 more!!!! You can do it!!!

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  3. I think you can read 25 more books. YOU CAN DO IT !!!


    Hope you enjoyed the Hunger games I thought that it was a really GOOD book

    Anyways best of luck

    http://themockingjay.vndv.com/

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  4. Congrats on having such a great reading month! Good luck with your last 25!

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  5. just make about 20 of them picture books and then you'll cruise it in :)

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  6. I'm so impressed, even if you don't make it to 100! It seems like reading so much would make a real difference in how you see the world... Sadly, the only time I ever read that much was in grad school, and over the past year since I graduated, I've read some awfully silly books! Oh well, I think I'm about to become an expert in children's literature, thanks to the new addition to our family. Take care!

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  7. Hello Amanda – I’m an author and a fellow member of the Bookblogs site, and I wanted to invite you (and your readers) to join in my Blogsplash – there’s more information at http://www.fionarobyn.com/thawblogsplash.htm. Thanks for listening!

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  8. Wow, you're doing great :-) What a fun looking challenge!

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  9. I'm so envious of your great reading numbers this year. I'll be scraping by with a sad 50 or so reads, which is down from last year.

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