25 December 2008

Challenge: A to Z Reading

Yes, I'm signing up for another challenge! This one looks like a lot of fun. You can read about the full rules on Becky's blog (click here), but I'll summarize the options I'm going for.

Option C: The commitment is to read 52 books. A to Z titles and A to Z authors. So, for example, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin could count for a P title or an A author. I'm going to separate my titles and authors, meaning that, for this example, P&P would count toward only a title or an author (not both).

I am not going to post a list of the 52 books I'm committing to. Instead, as I go through my normal reading and as I meet other challenges, I'm going see what books will help fill in the alphabet. In addition, as I read book reviews and look over the books at the library and bookstore, I'll be thinking about the alphabet. I don't plan on reading the alphabet in order (and I didn't see that as a rule).

Oh, and there is a companion Yahoo! group for this challenge set up by Patti and Sally. I plan to post reviews here and post my progress on Becky's blog as well as at the Yahoo! group.


Anonymous,  12/25/08, 10:13 AM  

Yah we r all crazy! I am doing this one too! But I don't understand how in the world will i get books with q, x, z
I have no clue :D

Michelle 12/25/08, 3:26 PM  

I am working on this challenge too. I am going to be doing the nations one! I will be looking forward to your reviews!

Nely 12/25/08, 5:59 PM  

Yep, I'm in this one too. Yet, I'm only doing titles - I don't know if I can get through Authors too - yikes.

Anonymous,  12/25/08, 9:26 PM  

This has nothing to do with the challenge. I wanted to stop in and wish you along with your family a Merry Christmas! :)

Anonymous,  12/26/08, 6:01 PM  

I've followed your lead in several challenges but this is one I will happily watch you do by yourself. It will be fun to see how you fill in some of the tricky letters. Good luck.

Beth F 12/27/08, 8:02 AM  

Actually, before signing up I looked through my other challenges and my TBR stack. I had all titles but the X, which I now have. I had all authors but 3, which I found before committing! All books here overlap the other challenges, so I think I'll be ok.

Michelle: I really wanted to do the nations one. I read a lot of fantasy, so I thought I could handle it. But you just can't do everything. Maybe next year.

Anonymous,  12/27/08, 10:24 PM  

There are so many interesting challenges being posted. I've got to sit down and figure out which I'm joining (before Wednesday!).

Good luck with those you've joined :)

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