Wednesday, October 31, 2007
What's in a Name Reading Challenge
Dates: January 1st through December 31st
For details: Click here.
The Challenge (put simply): Read one book in each of 6 categories...a book with a color in its title, a book with an animal in its title, a book with a plant in its title, a book with a place in its title, a book with weather event in its title, and a book with a person's name in its title.
*Light on Snow by Anita Shreve (weather event)
*Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes (plant)
*Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King (place)
*Green River, Running Red by Ann Rule (color)
*The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick (first name)
*I Was a Rat by Philip Pullman (animal)
*The Floods: Good Neighbors by Colin Thompson (weather event)
*The Rose and the Beast by Francesca Lia Block (plant)
*New Guinea Tapeworms and Jewish Grandmothers by Robert S. Desowitz (place)
*The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary Pearson (first name)