mercoledì 28 dicembre 2016

Full house reading challenge 2017

Anche quest'anno partecipo a questa sfida ospitata dal blog Book Date
La sfida va dal 1° gennaio al 31 dicembre 2017 e consiste nel leggere un libro per ciascuna delle categorie elencate nella tabella. In totale 25 libri, perchè ogni libro può riempire una sola casella. 
E' permesso cambiare una casella che non piace assolutamente con qualcosa che si preferisce, ma solo una volta. Nel post a sfida terminata bisogna fare riferimento a questo cambio.

* Book about books. This can be fiction or non-fiction. It can be anything for example where the setting is a book shop for example. 
* Not really for you. This can be a kind of book you don't usually read, or it could be one you just DNF, or one you just didn't enjoy that much. 
* Diversity. Think ethnic, cultural, religious, and gender diversity and you may come up with something you think of as well, as the list is basic. But it must be somehow quite different to you. 
* Book from a list. There are heaps of lists out there, from bestsellers to numerous Goodreads ones.
*Authors UK/European author reads UK or European author. 
*Size Word in Title e.g small, little, tiny, huge, large, big, mini....etc.


My list of books: 

- Nonfiction: Il girasole (Simon Wiesenthal)
- On TBR for 2+ years: Il trono di spade. Libro primo (George R.R. Martin)
- More than 500 pages: The chemist. La specialista (Stephenie Meyer)
- Page turner: Calendar girl. Luglio agosto settembre (Audrey Carlan)
- Middle grade book: The time-travelling cat and the Tudor treasure (Julia Jarman)
- 2017 published: Il silenzio della pioggia d'estate (Dinah Jefferies)
- Published pre-2000: Cuore di tenebra (Joseph Conrad)
- UK/European author: Tempi difficili (Charles Dickens)
- Backlist book from favorite author: La ballata di Adam Henry (Ian McEwan)
- Book from a list: Agatha Raisin e il veterinario crudele (M.C. Beaton)
- Award winner: Middlesex (Jeffrey Eugenides) --> premio Pulitzer
- Book about books: E' solo una storia d'amore (Anna Premoli)
- Size word in title: Il piccolo albergo della felicità (Lucy Dillon)
- Two worded title: Il rifugio (William Paul Young)
- Debut book: Lo strano viaggio di un oggetto smarrito (Salvatore Basile)
- Food on cover or title: Agatha Raisin e la quiche letale (M.C. Beaton)
- Cozy mystery: Il gatto che accendeva il registratore (Lilian Jackson Braun)
- Book from childhood: Piccole donne (Louise May Alcott)
- Diversity book: Io, Nojoud, dieci anni, divorziata (Nojoud Ali)
- Australia/New Zealand author: La luce sugli oceani (M.L. Stedman)
- Western: Tre cowboy per Natale (Jan Springer)
- USA/Canadian author: Mangia, prega, ama (Elizabeth Gilbert)
- Not really for you: La donna nel buio (Alexandra Oliva)
- Attractive cover: Artico (James Rollins)
- Borrowed: Persepoli (Marjane Satrapi)

3 commenti:

  1. Thank you for joining the challenge. Hope you enjoy it.

  2. I sent an email to you recently re the second quarter link up. Not sure if you got it. If not could you contact me at thebookdate(at)gmail(dot)com as you are the winner of the second quarter link up. If I don't hear from you will have to pick another which I don't want to do without giving you a fair chance.

    1. Dear Kathryn, I answered you on July, 3rd :-(
      I've just re-sent that mail, I didn't receive any error message, so I thought that it was arrived :-(