100+ Books Challenge 2014

Little Girl with a Big Pen set herself a 100+ Books Challenge, which means reading as many books between 1 January – 31 December as possible.

I’m up to the challenge. I don’t know whether I’ll exceed 100, but it will be nice to have a record of what I have read this year.

The rules set out by the Little Girl with a Big Pen can be found here.

1. Wide Sargasso Sea – Jean Rhys
2. Tender is the Night – F. Scott Fitzgerald
3. There but for the – Ali Smith
4. Blockbusters – Anita Elberse
5. The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern
6. Lola and the Boy Next Door – Stephanie Perkins
7. Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald – Therese Anne Fowler
8. Graffiti Moon – Cath Crowley
9. Adoration – Doris Lessing
10. The Steady Running of the Hour – Justin Go
11. Doctor Who and Philosophy: Bigger on the Inside – Courtland Lewis and Paula Smithka (eds.)
12. Days of Blood and Starlight – Laini Taylor
13. The Woman who Dived into the Heart of the World – Sabina Berman
14. The Rook – Daniel O’Malley
15. Gone Girl – Gillian Flynn
16. Questions of Travel – Michelle de Kretser
17. Dress, Memory – Lorelai Vashti
18. The Painted Veil – W. Somerset Maugham
19. All That I Am – Anna Funder
20. The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Neil Gaiman
21. The Rosie Project – Graeme Simsion
22. Chocky – John Wyndham
23. Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now – Douglas Rushkoff
24. Like Water for Chocolate – Laura Esquivel
25. The Art of Travel – Alain de Botton
26. Mateship with Birds – Carrie Tiffany
27. Room – Emma Donoghue
28. Finding Cassie Crazy – Jaclyn Moriarty
29. Olive Kitteridge – Elizabeth Strout
30. The Boat – Nam Le


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