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The 11 in 11 Category Challenge

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This group is for anyone who would like to read books from 11 different categories in 2011. The number of books per category is entirely up to you, and it need not be the same number for each category (e.g., "step" challenges are fine).

The challenge will "officially" begin on January 1, 2011, but earlybirds and latecomers are welcome!

Once you get started, please tag your books; that way we can all see what you're reading and be inspired! When you've completed your challenge, post here to let us know.

Share recommendations, be nice, and have fun!

Ready for next year? Check out the 12 in 12 Category Challenge, here: http://www.librarything.com/groups/the12...
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Group reads

January
Thucydides - History of the Peleponnesian War: http://www.librarything.com/topic/102537
Mikhail Bulgakov - The Master and Margarita: http://www.librarything.com/topic/102174
Ariana Franklin - A Murderous Procession: http://www.librarything.com/topic/106469
Helen Simonson - Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: http://www.librarything.com/topic/105197

February
Charles Dickens - Bleak House
Diane Setterfield - The Thirteenth Tale: http://www.librarything.com/topic/108278

March
Guy Gavriel Kay: http://www.librarything.com/topic/102053
Carol Shields - The Stone Diaries
"Richard Castle" - Naked Heat: http://www.librarything.com/topic/110865

April
Wallace Stegner - The Big Rock Candy Mountain
Scott Westerfield - Leviathan: http://www.librarything.com/topic/113896 (spoiler thread)

May
Irene Nemirovsky - Suite Francaise: http://www.librarything.com/topic/115875
Anne Bronte - Agnes Grey: http://www.librarything.com/topic/115295

June
Pat Frank - Alas, Babylon: http://www.librarything.com/topic/118673

July
John Hart - Down River: http://www.librarything.com/topic/120092

September
Toni Morisson - Beloved: http://www.librarything.com/topic/123246

October
Wilkie Collins - The Woman in White: http://www.librarything.com/topic/124475

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Recent members: maslme, DBryan, missbrandysue, kevin-Z, kevin_Z, Parfumuer, jeanl-m, SassyFlowerLady, MerryO, Yxvandoolu, PandorasRequiem, mandymarie20, AliRay, bohemima, lauraaranda, affinityb, TurnedHerBrain, jeaxra, gladeslibrarian, Dejah_Thoris, R1chard, Danoul, mainstayministries, jobeefrog, MaddieBloom, xenonman, 1Owlette, JenMillar, sbar1, suaby

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