July 1, 2010


Canadian Book Challenge 4

Challenge Summary:It's time once again to explore, celebrate and promote Canadian books. You have one year to read 13 Canadian books* and review them somewhere online**, Canada Day, July 1st, 2010- Canada Day, July 1st, 2011. There will be check-ins at the beginning of each month to see how everyone is progressing and have their current status marked in the sidebar of this blog. Participants are encouraged to read each others' reviews, discuss the books, and cheer one another on.

Hosted by/Link: The Book Mine Set (John Mutford)/ The Canadian Book Challenge 4

Challenge Start and Ends Dates: July 1, 2010 - July 1, 2011

My Progress: 20/13 - Completed March 6, 2011. But I'm going to see how many I can read before the challenge ends.

My List:

1) Nights Below Station Street - David Adams Richards
2) The Outlander - Gil Adamson
3) The Year of the Flood - Margaret Atwood
4) No Great Mischief - Alistair MacLeod
5) A Jest of God - Margaret Laurence
6) Bitten - Kelly Armstrong
7) Chef: A Novel - Jaspreet Singh
8) Hearts at Stake - Alexandra Harvey
9) Night Runner - Max Turner
10) Water for Elephants - Sarah Gruen
11) The Birth House - Ami McKay

19) A Thousand Words for Stranger - Julie Czerneda
20) The Bone Cage - Angie Abdou

Possibilities: Appearances by Margaret Atwood, Timothy Findley, Margaret Laurence, David Richards Adams (These authors will for sure be on my list, just don't know which books yet)

Outlander, Good to Fault, The Heart Specialist, Stone Diaries, Away, Unless, The Tin Flute, Bitten, The Last Crossing, The Winters Vault, No Great Mischief are some other possibilities.