Friday, December 21, 2007

888 Challenge Book List

1. Nonfiction

1. The Excellent Wife by Martha Peace

2. The Cowboy and His Elephant by Malcolm Cook MacPherson

3. Shepherding A Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp

4. Helper By Design by Elys Fitptrick

5. Power of a Postive WIfe by Karol Ladd

6. Power of a Positive Mom by Karol Ladd

7. Bringing Up Boys by James Dobson

8. Five Languages of Love for Kids by Gary Chapman

2. Banned or Challenged

1. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

2. Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger

3. The Grapes of Wrath by John Stienbeck

4. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

5. The Color Purple by Alice Walker

6. Of Mice and Men by John Stienbeck

7. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

8. The Call of the WIld by Jack London

3. Books That are Movies

1. Beaches

2. Legally Blonde

3. Bridge to Teribethia

4. Girl, Interrupted

5. The Notebook

6. Chronices of Narnia

7. Bridges of Madison County

8. Pay It Forward

4. Jimmy Buffet Books

1. A Pirate Looks at Fifty

2. Where is Jow Merchant

3. Tales from Margaritaville

4. Far Side of the World

5. Beach House on the Moon

6. Salty Piece of Land

7. Songs you Know by Heart

8. The Man From Margaritaville

5. 1001 Books to Read Before you die   

(I recently found this list - I will post it on another post, so I can keep up with what I have read).

1. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

2. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

3. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

4. Notes from the Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky

5. Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

6. The Od Wives Tale by Arnold Bennett

7. The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M Cain

8. The Diary of Jane Somers by Doris Lessing

6. Read Alouds to the kiddos

1. Hoot

2. Black Beauty

3. Because of Winn DIxie

4. Charlotte's Web

5. Wizard of Oz

6. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

7. Swiss Family Robinson

8. Little House in the Big Woods

7. Mitford Series

1. A Home in Mitford

2. A Light in the Window

3. These High Green Hills

4. Out to Canaan

5. A New Song

6. A Common Life

7. In the Mountians

8. Shepherds Abiding

8. New Releases

1. T is For Tresspass by Sue Grafton

2. Yada Yada Gets Decked Out by Neta Jackson

3. Rescuing Sprite by Mark Levin

4. The Choice by Nicholas Sparks

5. Home to Holly by Jan Karon - after I finish the Mitford series? or does it matter?

6. Playing for Pizza by John Grisham

7. The Innocent Man by John Grisham

8. Good Dog. Stay. by Anna Quindlen



1 comment:

  1. Great minds think alike! I have a banned book category, too. Great list!

    molly in cr


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