The aim of this challenge was to read 20 books between 1st July and 30th August. I did really well:

  1. Debbie Macomber: 50 Harbour Street
  2. Melanie Ray: The Great Destruction Book 1
  3. Terry Pratchett: Going Postal
  4. Arthur Conan Doyle: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  5. Lewis Carroll: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
  6. Nick Hornby: About a Boy
  7. Allison van Diepen: The Oracle of Dating
  8. James Patterson: Maximum Ride #1: The Angel Experiment
  9. Sarah Dessen: Along For The Ride
  10. L. K. Madisan: The Mermaid’s Mirror
  11. Francine Rivers: Redeeming Love
  12. Andrew Oberg: Randolph’s One Bedroom
  13. Stephen Chobsky: The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  14. Sarah Dessen: Last Chance
  15. John Connolly: The Book of Lost Things
  16. Lyn Andrews: A Daughter’s Journey
  17. Jane Green: Second Chance
  18. Jandy Nelson: The Sky is Everywhere
  19. Sarah Dessen: That Summer
  20. Julie Kagawa: The Iron King
  21. Mary Julia Young: A Summer at Brighton
  22. Julie Kagawa: The Winter Passage
  23. H. M. Moriarty: Brighton in an Uproar
  24. Sebastian Fitzek: Therapy
  25. Dorothy Koomson: Goodnight, Beautiful
  26. Jane Eagland: Wildthorn
  27. Catherine Chisnell: Descending
  28. Julie Kagawa: The Iron Daughter
  29. Julie Crabtree: The Crepe Makers’ Bond
  30. Max Lucado: A Cast of Characters

The reviews I have written have been linked above in the title!

So, 10 more than I thought I would manage, I am pleased!

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BWS tips button2010 Summer “Beach Reads” Challenge
*throws confetti*

I’m sure you’re asking yourself, but Jessica, what exactly is a “beach read”? A beach read by my definition is any book you’d choose to take with you to a day at the beach. Think something light, airy, perhaps a romance or two? It’s really all up to you! Beach reads are what you make them! I’ve been known to take a vampire novel with me to the beach…. vampires and sand? Yes!
This challenge is being hosted by myself, Raila of Books Out of the Bookshelves, Linna of 21 Pages, and Heather of A Bibliophile’s Paradise.
Timeline: July 1, 2010 – August 31, 2010

Levels:
Remember swim classes? Thus our reading challenge levels!
* Tadpole – Read 4 books in this challenge.
* Minnow – Read 8 books in this challenge.
* Dolphin – Read 12 books in this challenge.
* Shark – Read 16+ books in this challenge!
Another Summer reading challenge! Yay! So, here we go:
  1. Debbie Macomber: 50 Harbour Street 2nd July
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