2013 Book Challenge

Great Expectations Reading Plan

2 bulky reads

2 biographies
Claire Tomalin, Charles Dickens: A Life

3 plays
Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie
Bernard Shaw, Pygmalion
William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

4 poetry
E.E. Cummings, Selected Poetry
Emily Dickinson, Selected Poems & Letters

3 contemporary
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Looking for Alaska
Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

5 new authors
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
Sylvia Plath. The Bell Jar
Alan Moore, V for Vendetta (Comic Book)
Thomas Hardy, Tess of the d’Urbervilles
H.G.Wells, The Time Machine 

4 Dickens
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield 

2 Austen

3 Russian authors

2 Canadian authors

1 French author
Voltaire, Candide
*Jules Verne, Around the World in Eighty Days

1 German author
Thomas Mann, Death in Venice and Other Tales

3 rereads
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

3 [volumes of ] Sherlock Holmes
Volume I

Lord of the Rings

Chronicles of Narnia
C.S. Lewis, The Magician’s Nephew
C.S. Lewis, The Witch, the Lion and the Wardrobe
C.S.Lewis, The Horse and His Boy

The Iliad or The Odyssey complete in poetry
Homer, The Odyssey (Currently Reading)

Unlimited English authors
Oscar Wilde, A House of Pomegranates
Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse
E.M. Forster, A Room with a View
George Orwell
, Animal Farm
John GreenPaper Towns
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest
Roald Dahl, The Witches
Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own
Unlimited Shakespeare