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1drewybear9111
Edited: Apr 25, 2012, 11:31pm Top

I am currently doing the 50 Book Challenge, but I don't see why I can't also do this one in conjunction. Let's go with Authors Last Names I guess? Also I might try and do two per letter (at least? Maybe? I don't know haha)

Author A:
Author B: World War Z by Max Brooks; Blacklands by Belinda Bauer
Author C: The Way of the World by William Congreve
Author D: Brother I'm Dying by Edwidge Danticat; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Author E: The Informers by Bret Easton Ellis
Author F: Corduroy by Don Freeman; Light in August by William Faulkner
Author G: Cosmos by Witold Gombrowicz; Wildwood Road by Christopher Golden
Author H: Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris
Author I: A Simple Story by Elizabeth Inchbald
Author J: Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
Author K: Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King; Ignorance by Milan Kundera
Author L:
Author M: I Love You, Stinky Face by Lisa McCourt
Author N: Pablo Neruda: Selected Poems by Pablo Neruda
Author O: The Crow by James O'Barr, "A More Perfect Union" speech by Barak Obama
Author P: Choke by Chuck Palahniuk; Poems of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope
Author Q:
Author R:
Author S: The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare; Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Author T:
Author U:
Author V:
Author W: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown; The Country Wife by William Wycherley
Author X: The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
Author Y:
Author Z: The Dream Master by Roger Zelazny

2AnnieMod
May 9, 2011, 8:39pm Top

Welcome on board :)

3drewybear9111
May 11, 2011, 8:17pm Top

Just finished Who Moved My Cheese. Added it to my list.

4drewybear9111
May 18, 2011, 1:42pm Top

Finished World War Z...was not impressed.

5drewybear9111
May 29, 2011, 11:21pm Top

Added Blacklands to my list.

6drewybear9111
Jul 31, 2011, 10:41pm Top

Added some more over the last few days.

7drewybear9111
Edited: Aug 22, 2011, 12:00am Top

I'm extending this to include no time constraint as my wife and I expecting our first child in November (my reading time will obviously have to be cut down significantly lol). As I will be doing two for each letter (where I can), letters "B", "G", & "K" are already down.

8lkernagh
Aug 22, 2011, 12:24am Top

You are free to set your own time constraints here, especially if my track record is anything to go by! :-)

... and before I forget, Congrats on the baby!

9drewybear9111
Aug 23, 2011, 12:11am Top

thank you! I'm almost done with Brett Easton Ellis' "The Informers".

10drewybear9111
Aug 29, 2011, 5:31pm Top

11drewybear9111
Sep 4, 2011, 10:18pm Top

Don't know how quickly any more will go up. My wife gave birth to our first son on Thursday (he came 9 weeks early)

12AnnieMod
Sep 14, 2011, 1:39am Top

Late but... congrats :)

13drewybear9111
Edited: Jan 13, 2012, 2:04pm Top

Since the birth of my son I haven't been able to get much reading in. However, I have picked up much where I left off in the terms of this challenge. Mostly children's books (my son is four months old now and I read to him everyday; he already has his favorites) however, I do have some that are not. Currently working on doing a completely new list. Sorry for the delay in posting anything. Added:, Goodnight Moon (Wise Brown), I Love You Stinky Face (McCourt), & The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Doyle). That completes letters B, D, G, & K.

14lkernagh
Jan 14, 2012, 3:19pm Top

Adding my very late congrats! As for the reading.... real life takes precedent so great to see you back!

15drewybear9111
Jan 16, 2012, 10:54pm Top

Thank you so much! It has been a blessing truly.

16drewybear9111
Feb 15, 2012, 12:19pm Top

Added Uncle Tom's Cabin and Poems of Alexander Pope. Completed letters B, D, G, K, P, S, & W.

17drewybear9111
Mar 15, 2012, 1:16pm Top

Added Light in August (Faulkner). Now finished F as well.

18drewybear9111
Apr 16, 2012, 12:31pm Top

Added The Way of the World and The Autobiography of Malcolm X. This is taking longer than I thought, lol.

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