September 2022 Group Challenge

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September 2022 Group Challenge

Ago 15, 2022, 11:33 pm

Time for a random challenge!

Let the wheel choose a letter for you - read a title or author starting with that letter.

Ago 15, 2022, 11:37 pm

My spin gave me W - so I will read Wild Swans.
I remember reading it many years ago and enjoying it (before I was reading the list).

Ago 16, 2022, 4:47 pm

My spin gave me R - I think I will read one of the Salman Rushdie novels that I haven't gotten to yet.

Ago 16, 2022, 4:58 pm

I got Z !!
That leaves me with three choices: Arnold Zweig, Joost Zwagerman, or Z.
I don't own any of these, so I may have to spin again!

Ago 16, 2022, 6:14 pm

I'm still working my way up to reading What a Carve Up which seems like a cheerful book for August's challenge. But I spun the wheel and got an H, which gives me lots of options if I also count in authors whose first name starts with H. Why not?

Ago 16, 2022, 7:42 pm

I got the letter "S" and decided that I could squeeze one more book into September's reading list, if it was short. I have chosen The Lonely Londoners by Sam Selvon

Ago 16, 2022, 10:44 pm

"R" is for.... Roth Sabbath's Theater.

Ago 21, 2022, 1:40 pm

"J" for Henry James. I pick The Golden Bowl

Set 18, 2022, 11:00 pm

I have completed my read of The Lonely Londoners by Sam Selvon for this challenge. I didn't love the book but it was interesting and it captured the distinct voices of immigrant Caribbean people.