- Walk Two Moons - Sharon Creech (Newbery)
- Parable of the Talents - Octavia Butler (Nebula)
- Bel Canto - Ann Patchett (PEN/Faulkner; Orange; NBCC)
- Hotel Du Lac - Anita Brookner (Booker)
- The Cairo Trilogy - Naguib Mahfouz (Nobel)
- Flotsam - David Weisner (Caldecott)
- Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha - Roddy Doyle (Booker)
- The English Patient - Michael Ondaatje (Booker)
- Sophie's Choice - William Styron (NBA)
- Middlesex - Jeffrey Eugenides (Pulitzer)
Wednesday, July 23, 2008
Challenge Blog: Book Awards Reading Challenge
I finally have a chance to think about which books I would like to read for Michelle's follow-up to the first Book Awards Challenge. The rules are slightly different this time around: 10 books over 10 months, and five different awards must be represented. Some of my choices this time were the books I did not get to on last year's preliminary list.
A tentative selection:
To see what I read for the first challenge, go here.