sabato 29 luglio 2017

2017 Big Book Summer

This challenge is hosted by Sue at Book By Book. The challenge is simply to read 1 or more books over 400 pages long between May 26th and September 4th.
The Details:
Hey, it's summer, so we'll keep this low-key and easy!

  • Anything over 400 pages qualifies as a big book.
  • The challenge will run from Memorial Day weekend (starting May 26 this year) through Labor Day weekend (Labor Day is September 4 this year).
  • Choose one or two or however many big books you want as your goal. Wait, did you get that?  You only need to read 1 book with over 400 pages this summer to participate! (though you are welcome to read more, if you want).
  • Choose from what's on your shelves already or a big book you've been meaning to read for ages or anything that catches your eye in the library - whatever peaks your interest.
  • Sign up on the first links list below (or on Goodreads if you don't have a blog).
  • Write a post to kick things off - you can list the exact big books you plan to read or just publish your intent to participate, but be sure to include the Big Book Summer Challenge pic above, with a link back to this blog (no blog? No problem - see below).
  • Write a post to wrap up at the end, listing the big books you read during the summer.
  • You can write progress posts if you want to and/or reviews of the big books you've read...but you don't have to!  There is a separate links list below for big book reviews or progress update posts.
That's it!  Go check out your shelves and your TBR list and sign up below!

My goal is to read at least 15 Big Books! 🙂
Here’s some books I’m planning on tackling:
Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
It by Stephen King
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
The Summer Without You by Karen Swan
The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger
The Girl on the Cliff by Lucinda Riley
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
 Last Man Standing by David Baldacci
A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafè by Jenny Colgan
The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray



1 commento:

  1. Welcome to the Big Book Summer Challenge!!

    Wow, you plan to read 15 Big Books in the next month? That is very impressive! I hope to squeeze in 2-3 more.

    Glad you decided to join the fun!

    Remember, if you review a Big Book during the challenge, you can add the link to your review to the challenge page (the second links list, below the sign-up one).

    Welcome!

    Sue

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