Big Book Summer Challenge 2015

2015 Big Book Summer Challenge
hosted annually at Sue’s Book by Book blog.
big book summer reading
May 22 running through Labour Day Weekend Sept 7th
If you’re into reading 400 + pg chunkers, here’s one for you!
Tweet #BigBookSummer to find more Big Books and cheer each other on …
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My Completions :
1-IRISH MEADOWS by Susan Anne Mason [Canadian author]
[posting the accomplishment even if it was just 16 pgs short]
2-AN APPETITE FOR VIOLETS by Martine Bailey  [June 11- 12 428 pgs]
3-AFTER THE WAR IS OVER by Jennifer Robson [June 19-23  464 pgs]
4-PRICE OF PRIVILEGE by Jessica Dotta [June 25 -27  451 pgs]
5-BOUNDARIES
by John Townsend and Henry Cloud
[June 27 – 28   498
pgs[#Collaboreads June Challenge]
6-CITY OF DARKNESS AND LIGHT by Rhys Bowen
[June 30 – July 1st 483
pgs]  [Paris in July]
7-TIDES OF HONOUR 
by Genevieve Graham [July 2- 5  435 pgs]
[Paris in July]
8-LISETTE’S LIST
by Susan Vreeland [June 29 – July 9 432 pgs]
[Paris in July , #Collaboreads July Challenge]
9-LADY MAYBE
by Julie Klassen [July 31-Aug 1 400 pgs]
10-EMMA: A Modern Retelling
by Alexander McCall Smith
[
July 20 -Aug 2 448 pgs[#AusteninAugust]
11-THERE and BACK 
by George MacDonald [Aug 5-9 466 pgs]
12-A JANE AUSTEN DAYDREAM
by Scott D Southard [Aug 10-14 413 pgs]
[#AusteninAugust]
13-THE MISSING MANUSCRIPT OF JANE AUSTEN by Syrie James
[Aug 14-18  422] [#AusteninAugust]
14-FIRST IMPRESSIONS 
by Charlie Lovett [Aug 20-23 558 ]
[#AusteninAugust] [#boutofbooks readathon]
15-The GOOD LORD BIRD  by James McBride Narrator Michael Boatman
[Aug 21- Aug 27 417] local book club
16-THE FORGOTTEN GARDEN by Kate Morton [June 12Sept 2  648]
[argh] trouble with skipping in audio  [#TraveltheWorldinBooks Challenge]

Possibilities:

THE FORGOTTEN SISTER by Jennifer Paynter [420]
The LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP
by Nina George [400]
A LASTING IMPRESSION
by Tamera Alexander [432]
LASTING IMPRESSIONS: A TALE of PRIDE and PREJUDICE
by Linda Wells [514]
More options after meeting 2 Canadian authors of 400+ pg books at the TIMELESS TOUR I attended in May!

[Pictures + autographs with these hospitable writers too]
THE ROSE GARDEN [476] or A DESPERATE FORTUNE [544]
by Susanna Kearsley [Canadian author]

BOOK Tour Timeless May 12.15 003
Canadian authors, Susannah Kearsley and Genevieve Graham, Timeless Book Tour launch signings.

TIDES of HONOUR by Genevieve Graham [Canadian author]
[
435 pgs completed July 5th]

{Here, Susanna signing my copy of  THE ROSE GARDEN}
BOOK Tour Timeless May 12.15 006

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