Friday, August 01, 2014

Reading Challenge

Update on this year's reading list:

finish proofreading New Testament Catechist  [done Feb 11]

Light from Heaven (the last Mitford book) [done March 6]
the Father Tim series, by Jan Karon

the Kristin Lavransdatter series, by Sigrid Undset
Bridal Wreath [done March 27]
Mistress of Husaby [done April 30]
The Cross [done June 15]

Hammer of God (again)

The Complete Guide to Creating a Special Needs Life Plan, by Hal Wright

Anne of the Island [done July 31]
Anne of Windy Poplars
and maybe a few more in the series
(with Maggie)

likely some proofreading on Bible Stories for Daily Prayer

a Luther biography with Maggie
Narnia (again)
Horses of Heaven, by Gillian Bradshaw
maybe try out an Elizabeth Gaskill book
something by Beverly Engel or Robin Stern
Quiet by Susan Cain [done July 20]

additions beyond original list
What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Menopause [done July 29]

The Highly Sensitive Person: How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You
by Elaine N Aron


  1. Horses of Heaven, done Sept 1.

  2. Add to list: Let's Roll (Beamer)

  3. Anne of Windy Poplars, done around Sept 8.
    Special-Needs Life Plan, done Sept 19.

  4. Add to list: Beyond the Mists (Benchley)

  5. Home to Holly Springs, done October 7.

  6. Anne's House of Dreams, done October 12.

  7. Add to list: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

  8. Sandy and Barb recommend adding:
    Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese

    Also want to add
    Light in the Dark Belt: The Story of Rosa Young

  9. Struck by Genius, done October 20.

  10. In the Company of Others -- done November 23.