Completed: Global Challenge


Challenge host: Global Reading Challenge Blog
Challenge time frame: January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011
Challenge commitment: 7 books

I’m doing The Easy Challenge:

Read one novel from each of these continents in the course of 2011:

AfricaWho Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor – set in Africa
AsiaCross Currents by John Shors – set in Thailand
AustralasiaI Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak – set in Australia
EuropeAn Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor – set in Ireland
North AmericaWhale Talk by Chris Crutcher – set in Northeastern Washington State, where I live :)
South AmericaThe Lost City of Z by David Grann – set mostly in the Amazon

The Seventh Continent (here you can either choose Antarctica or your own ´seventh´ setting, eg the sea, space, a supernatural/paranormal world, history, the future – you name it) – Outside In by Maria V. Snyder – set in outer space

This entry was posted in reading challenges and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

5 Responses to Completed: Global Challenge

  1. bermudaonion (Kathy)
    Twitter: bermudaonion
    says:

    Way to go!

  2. Dorte H
    Twitter: DorteHJ
    says:

    Congratulations!

    I just wish I had chosen the easy challenge – but it would hardly have made any difference. This year I´m a quitter :)

  3. Kathleen says:

    Good luck with the challenge. I’d love to read the Zusak book. I adored The Book Thief and would love to read something else by him.