The 1000 book challenge…the ones I have read so far.

Here is the list of the books I have read so far from my 1000 books challenge.

Challenge started: January 2010.

Total: 76 (I must try to read more books on the list this year!!!)

Before I started the challenge:

  1. Bridget Jones Diary by Helen Fielding
  2. Porter House Blue by Tom Sharpe
  3. American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
  4. Enduring Love by Ian McEwan
  5. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  6. Dracula by Bram Stoker
  7. We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
  8. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  9. Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
  10. Atonement by Ian McEwan
  11. The Reader by Benhardq Schlink
  12. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  13. The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
  14. The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  15. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling
  16. Frankenstein by Mary Shelly
  17. Empire of the Sun by JG Ballard
  18. Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
  19. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Books read in 2010

  1. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins 4.01.2010
  2. The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald 10.01.2010
  3. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe 22.01.2010
  4. The Shining by Stephen King 14.02.2010
  5. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee 22.02.2010
  6. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen 19.03.2010
  7. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon 22.03.2010
  8. The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene 13.04.2010
  9. Wise Children by Angela Carter 2.04.2010
  10. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 4.04.2010
  11. Animal Farm by George Orwell 5.04.2010
  12. The Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison 23.04.2010
  13. The Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark 2.5.2010
  14. The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M Cain 6.5.2010
  15. Therese Raquin by Emile Zola 16.05.2010
  16. Wuthering Height by Emily Bronte 24.06.2010
  17. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier 29.06.2010
  18. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame 1.07.2010
  19. The War of the Worlds by HG Wells 4.07.2010
  20. I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith 7.07.2010
  21. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 22.07.2010
  22. On The Road by Jack Kerouac 23.08.2010
  23. Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome 28.08.2010
  24. White Teeth by Zadie Smith 9.9.2010
  25. 1984 by George Orwell 11.09.2010
  26. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 22.09.2010
  27. The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole. Aged 13 3/4 by Sue Townsend 2.10.10
  28. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway 28.10.2010
  29. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 17.12.2010
  30. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami 21.12.2010
  31. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood 28.12.2010
  32. Eugenie Grandet by Honore de Balzac 31.12.2010
  33. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Books read in 2011

  1. Catch 22 by Joseph Heller 2.02.2011
  2. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 5.01.2011
  3. Exit Music by Ian Rankin 7.02.2011
  4. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy 14.02.2011
  5. The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje 16.02.2011
  6. Emma by Jane Austen 24.02.2011
  7. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston 1.03.2011
  8. Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson 9.03.2011
  9. The 39 steps by John Buchan 11.03.2011
  10. The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll 12.03.2011
  11. The Commitments by Roddy Doyle 14.03.2011
  12. The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles 5.05.2011
  13. Rogue Male by Geoffrey Household 10.05.2011
  14. Good Behaviour by Molly Keane 17.05.2011
  15. Notes from the Underground Fyodor Dostoevsky 20.05.11
  16. The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien 26.05.2011
  17. Lord of the Flies by William Golding 3.08.2011
  18. Hard Times by Charles Dickens 16.09.2011
  19. Around the World in 80 days by Jules Verne 23.09.2011
  20. Beloved by Toni Morrison 8.10.11
  21. Death in Venice by Thomas Mann 19.10.11
  22. The Bottle Factory Outing by Beryl Bainbridge 6.12.2011
  23. A Dark-Adapted Eye by Barbara Vine 18.12.11
  24. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky 31.12.2011

Books read so far in 2012

  1. The Color Purple by Alice Walker 3.01.12
  2. Silas Marner by George Eliot 7.01.12
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