888 Reading Challenge

8 History Books

1.        Mistress of the Elgin Marbles

2.       Walk Through the Bible **

3.       A Short History of Nearly Everything

4.       The Odyssey **

5.       Cat of Bubastes **

6.        Desire of the Everlasting Hills

7.        The Great Bridge

8.        Shakespeare **

8 Novels

1.       Washington Square

2.       Persuasion

3.       Cry, the Beloved Country

4.        Lake Wobegon Days

5.       Love in a Time of Cholera

6.        The Silence

7.        Middlemarch

8.        Voyage of the Dawn Treader **

8 Mysteries

1.        Maisie Dobbs

2.       Murder on the Orient Express

3.       Father Brown

 4.       The Name of the Rose

5.        Lord Peter Wimsey book

6.        Mary Russell Mystery-The Game

7.         The Minotaur

8 .         Locked Rooms

8 School Related

1.        Cat of Bubastes **

2.       Voyage of the Dawn Treader **

3.       As You Like It

4.       Till We Have Faces

5.       The Odyssey **

6.       The Tempest

7.        Reading Like a Writer **

8.        Walk Through the Bible **

8 Non-Fiction

1.        Shakespeare, by Bryson **

2.       Summer at Tiffany

3.       Reading Like a Writer **

4.       Sister Bernadette’s Barking Dog

5.       Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

6.       How to Read a Book

7.        Small is Still Beautiful

 8.        Conflict of Visions

8 Food Books

1.        The Perfectionist, Life and Death in Haute Cuisine

2.       The 64 Dollar Tomato

3.       Blithe Tomato

4.       My Life in France

5.       Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

6.       Dining Out on Adventure

7.        Eat, Pray, Love

8.         Epitaph for a Peach

8 Book Club Books

1.       The Future and its Enemies

2.       Stop Dating the Church **

3.       I am America, and So Can You 

4.        A Place on Earth

5.         A Town Like Alice

6.         The Long Walk

7.         Three Cups of Tea

8.         Happiness: A Serious Problem

8 Religious Books

1.       Screwtape Letters

2.       The Cost of Discipleship

3.       Orthodoxy

4.       Mere Christianity

5.        Prayer and the Art of Volkswagen Maintenance

6.        Steering Through Chaos

7.        For the Life of the World

8.        Stop Dating the Church **

Ack!  The Stuff I have Read that is Not on the List!!

1.        Blue Shoe

2.       Second Summer of the Sisterhood

3.       Deconstructing Penguins

4.       Jane Austen in Boca

5.       Hamlet

6.      Sophocles’ Oedipus Trilogy

7.      Aeschylus’ Oresteia Trilogy

2 thoughts on “888 Reading Challenge”

  1. I think you are cheating to call a Narnia book a novel.

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