The Reading Journal Challenge


Found the Challenge here.

Goal: To keep a journal that lists your monthly book purchases and reads.
Timeline: This challenge will be running from March 2010 through February 2011
Guidelines: Participants will keep a journal, which is to include the minimum  information:
Books bought and books read in each month.

March

Books bought:

  • The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

books got from library:

  • Silberschweine (Silver Pigs) by Lindsay Davis
  • Kupfervenus (Venus in copper) by Lindsay Davis
  • Gnadenfrist (Time to Depart) by Lindsay Davis
  • Eine Jungfrau zu viel (One Virgin too many) by Lindsay Davis
  • ‘Tod eines Mäzens (Ode to a Banker) by Lindsay Davis
  • Tod eines Senators (The Accusers) by Lindsay Davis
  • Das Geheimnis des Scriptors (Scandal Takes a Holiday) by Lindsay Davis
  • Lohengrin by Richard Wagner
  • Four Tragedies (Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth) by William Shakespeare

Books read:

(not a very good Start)

April

Books bought:

(no money to buy books 😦 )

books got from library:

see March

additionally (for research for a paper):

  • Nylon Road by Parsua Bashi

Books read:

  • Silberschweine (Silver Pigs) by Lindsay Davis
  • Nylon Road by Parsua Bashi

May

Books bought:

see April

Books from Library:

  • Per Anhalter durch die Galaxis by Douglas Adams
  • Carpe Diem by Autumn Cornwell
  • Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
  • Artemis Fowl – Die Verschwörung (Artemis Fowl – The Arctic Incident) by Eoin Colfer
  • Artemis Fowl – Der Geheimcode (Artemis Fowl: The Eternity Code) by Eoin Colfer
  • Bis(s) zum Morgengrauen (Twilight) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Bis(s) zur Mittagsstunde (New Moon) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Wer die Nachtigall stört… (To kill a mocking bird) by Harper Lee

Books read:

  • Lohengrin by Richard Wagner
  • Kupfervenus (Venus in Copper) by Lindsay Davis
  • Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

June

Books bought:

see last few months

Books read:

  • Artemis Fowl – Die Verschwörung (Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident) by Eoin Colfer
  • The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde

July

Books bought:

as usual

Books from Library:

  • Artemis Fowl  – Die Rache (Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception) by Eoin Colfer
  • Artemis Fowl – Die Verlorene Kolonie (Artemis Fowl: The Lost Colony) by Eoin Colfer
  • Artemis Fowl – Das Zeitparadox (Artemis Fowl: The Time Paradox) by Eoin Colfer
  • Bis(s) zum Abendrot (Eclipse) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Der geheime Garten (The secret garden) by Frances H. Burnett
  • Niemalsland (Neverwhere) by Neil Gaiman
  • Vorübergehend tot (Dead until dark) by Charlaine Harris
  • Das Wunder von Narnia (The Magician’s Nephew) by C.S. Lewis
  • Der König von Narnia ( The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) by C.S. Lewis
  • Alice im Wunderland (Alice in Wonderland) by Lewis Carroll
  • Gnadenfrist (Time to Depart) by Lindsay Davis

Books read:

  • Bis(s) zum Morgengrauen (Twilight) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Bis(s) zur Mittagsstunde (New Moon) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Bis(s) zum Abendrot (Eclipse) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Fairy Tail #1 by Hiro Mashima
  • Fairy Tail #2 by Hiro Mashima
  • Das Wunder von Narnia (The Magician’s Nephew) by C.S. Lewis
  • Der König von Narnia (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) by C.S. Lewis
  • Artemis Fowl – Der Geheimcode (Artemis Fowl: The Eternity Code) by Eoin Colfer
  • Carpe Diem by Autumn Cornwell

August

Books bought:

as usual

Books won:

  • After School Nightmare #1 by Setona Mizushiro
  • Ab sofort Dämonenkönig! #1 by Tomo Takabayashi & Temari Matsumoto
  • Charming Junkie #1 by Ryoko Fukuyama

Books read:

  • After School Nightmare #1 by Setona Mizushiro
  • Ab sofort Dämonenkönig! #1 by Tomo Takabayashi & Temari Matsumoto
  • Charming Junkie #1 by Ryoko Fukuyama

September

Books bought:

Books from library:

  • Inu Yasha #2 by Rumiko Takahashi
  • + some I need for Uni papers
  • Die Selbstmord-Schwestern (The Virgin Suicides) by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Die Geisterfeger (The Remains of the Dead) by Wendy Roberts
  • Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

Books read:

  • Inu Yasha #1 by Rumiko Takahashi (read at the library)
  • Alice im Wunderland (Alice in Wonderland) by Lewis Carroll
  • Man stirbt nur zweimal (Undead and Unwelcome) by Mary Janice Davidson
  • Artemis Fowl  – Die Rache (Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception) by Eoin Colfer
  • Der geheime Garten (The secret garden) by Frances H. Burnett

Oktober

Uni started again and I was stressed out. So I didn’t got any books or read them.

November

Books from Libary:

  • Bis(s) zum Ende der Nacht (Breaking Dawn) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Bis zum ersten Sonnenstrahl – Das kurze zweite Leben von Bree Tanner (The short second Life of Bree Tanner) by Stephenie Meyer
  • City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
  • Ein todsicherer Job (A dirty Job) by Christopher Moore
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • Das Phantom der Oper (Le Fantôme de l’Opéra / The Phantom of the Opera) by Gaston Leroux
  • Der Alchemist (O alquimista / The Alchemist) by Paulo Coelho
  • Veronika beschließt zu sterben (Veronica Decide Morrer / Veronica decides to die) by Paulo Coelho
  • City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
  • City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

Books of friends:

  • Scheißkerle by Roman Maria Koidl

Books read:

  • Scheißkerle by Roman Maria Koidl
  • Bis(s) zum Ende der Nacht (Breaking Dawn) by Stephenie Meyer
  • Die Selbstmord-Schwestern (The Virgin Suicides) by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
  • Ein todsicherer Job (A dirty Job) by Christopher Moore

Dezember

Books from Library:

  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • Die Bücherdiebin (The Book Thief) by Markus Zusak
  • Für immer der Deine (The Lucky One) by Nicholas Sparks
  • Wie ein einziger Tag (The Notebook) by Nicholas Sparks

January

Books read:

  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • Die Geisterfeger (The Remains of the Dead) by Wendy Roberts
  • City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
  • Die Bücherdiebin (The Book Thief) by Markus Zusak
  • Wie ein einziger Tag (The Notebook) by Nicholas Sparks

February

Books read:

  • Bis(s) zum ersten Sonnenstrahl – Das kurz zweite Leben von Bree Tanner (The short second life of Bree Tanner) by Stephenie Meyer

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