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Overall Challenge in 2020 is 80 Books

– Most of my books will be from the library, books I own, plus some ARC’s
– About a fifth will be audiobooks (same as usual)
– Cross-over books between challenges are okay

Smaller 2020 Challenges

Women writers – 20 books

I’m not following any particular challenge, just reading female authors and looking to make some choices diverse.

1. A Murder at Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey  (Technically started in 2019 but I’m the captain here :P)

2. My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

3. Charlotte Pass by Lee Christine

4. Cannabis for Seniors by Beverly A. Potter

5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

6. Three Apples Fell from the Sky by Nasrine Abgaryan

7. Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

8. Hit by Tara Moss

9. The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater

10. The Secrets of Strangers by Charity Norman

11. The Simple Life by Rhonda Hetzel

12. No One Is Too Small To Make a Difference by Greta Thunberg

13. The Animals in That Country by Laura Jean McKay

14. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

15. Below Deck by Sophie Hardcastle

16. If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha

 17. A Ghostly Gift by Angie Fox

 

Diverse – 12 books

Again, it’s just my own challenge to read diverse with LGBTQ, disability, other religions, Africa, Asia, Latin America, African American… I’m not trying to list them all, but I’m sure you get the idea.

1. A Murder at Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey

2. My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

3. Three Apples Fell from the Sky by Nasrine Abgaryan

4. No Friend But the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison by Behrouz Boochani

5. The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater

6. Gulpilil by Derek Reilly

7. No One is Too Small to Make a Difference by Greta Thunber

8. If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha

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Classics – 12 books

From my shelf. Yes, there is a build up.

The 2020 Aussie Author Challenge – 12 books

2020 Aussie Author Reading Challenge badge with a kangaroo and a boomerangThe 2020 Aussie Author Challenge: It’s up and running and I’m on it! – page for 2020is here 🙂
I’ve chosen Kangaroo level which means 4 female writers, 4 male writers, 4 writers I haven’t read before, and chosen from at least 3 different genres.

Female authors:

1. Charlotte Pass by Lee Christine

2. The Animals in That Country by Laura Jean McKa

3. Below Deck by Sophie Hardcastle

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Writers I haven’t read before:

9. Death in the Ladies Goddess Club by Julian Leatherdale

10. Gulpilil by Derek Reilly

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The 2020 Nonfiction Reader Challenge – 6 books

Hosted by Book’d Out here2020 Nonfiction Reader Challenge badge.

1. Cannabis for Seniors by Beverly A. Potter

2. Gotta Get Theroux This: My Life and Strange Times on Television by Louis Theroux

3. Waste Not by Erin Rhoads

4. No Friend But the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison by Behrouz Boochani

5. The Dharma of Fashion: A Buddhist Approach to Our Life with Clothes by Otto Von Busch

6. Cognitive Psychology by Michael W. Eysenck and Mark T. Keane

7. Dr Wangari Maathai Plants a Forest by Rebel Girls

8. Retrosuburbia by David Holmgren

9. Hygge by Charlotte Abrahams

10. The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater

11. Gulpilil by Derek Reilly

12. The Simple Life by Rhonda Hetzel

13. No One is Too Small to Make a Difference by Greta Thunberg

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

My itty Bitty Horror Challenge – 6 books

 

 

 

 

Nothing to say here. Just getting in some horror.

1. The Institute by Stephen King

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