Chunkster Reading Challenge

Vasilly at 1330v and Wendy at Caribousmom are hosting a Chunkster Reading Challenge for anyone who wants to read “chunky” novels. A chunky novel is classified as any novel over 450 pages. I’m crazy so I’m in! LOL! I plan on reading 5 chunky novels in 2014…. did I mention I’m crazy?! Clearly my list has more than 5 novels listed, along with being crazy I’m completely indecisive!

 

Chunky Novel TBR List: 

Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

Golem and the Jinni, by Helene Wrecker

Forgotten Garden, by Kate Morton

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Little Women, by Louisa M. Alcott

Lost Symbol, by Dan Brown

Name of the Rose, by Umberto Eco

North and South, by Elizabeth Gaskell

Poisonwood Bible, by Barbara Kingsolver

Sophie’s Choice by William Styron

We Are Water, by Wally Lamb

Woman in White, by Wilkie Collins

Anna Karenina, by Leo Tolstoy

Fall of Giants by Ken Follett

Goldfinch, by Donna Tart

Middlemarch by George Eliot

Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

Under the Dome by Stephen King

 

Completed Chunksters: 

The Rook by Daniel O’Malley- 486 pages (Review

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith-496 pages  (Review)

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness- 479 pages (Review to come)

Mistborn: The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson- 541 pages (Review to come)

 

Progress: 

4 out of 5 chunksters 

2 thoughts on “Chunkster Reading Challenge

  1. Wow, you are ambitious! I think it would take me quite a while to actually plow through “Anna Karenina” but I would love to revisit “Little Women”. I’m doing this challenge for the first time. I’m following you to keep an eye on your progress.

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