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‘What’s In A Name’ 2011 Challenge …. The Home Stretch


Five down, one left to go ….. and I guess in this case ‘size really does matter’ as that will be my final category!

I have just linked my penultimate book, in this great challenge. One more to go and I already have that one lined up in my reading pile, so I should soon be finished with this particular challenge, which I have to say, I am enjoying immensely.

My latest addition is in the category …  ‘A Book With Jewellery Or A Gem In The Title’

My entry in this category is                   … ‘Hearts Of Gold’ by Jessica Stirling

This is the round-up of my challenge to date

Here’s How It Works

Between January 1 and December 31, 2011, read one book in each of the following categories:

  1. A book with a number in the title:  ‘Apartment 3b’ by Patricia Scanlan …Click here to read my thoughts about this book.
  2. A book with jewelry or a gem in the title:  ‘Hearts Of Gold’ by Jessica Stirling … Click here to read my thoughts about this book.
  3. A book with a size in the title:
  4. A book with travel or movement in the title:  ‘The High Flyer’ by Susan Howatch….. Click here to read my thoughts about this book.
  5. A book with evil in the title:  ‘Evil Under The Sun’ by Agatha Christie … Click here to read my thoughts about this book.
  6. A book with a life-stage in the title:  ‘A Dead Man’s Debt’ by Grace Elliot … Click here to read my thoughts about this book.

Why not stop by Beth’s blog , she is the host of this great challenge. There are individual links for each element of the challenge and a round-up link for those who have already completed the challenge.

You can post a link to your own challenge page, then check out some of the imaginative ways that others have fitted book titles so neatly into the category briefs and believe me, some of them really are great interpretations of the brief!!!

You’ll also find some great recommendations amongst the many books and reviews that have been posted and please remember to leave a comment or two along the way, we all like to receive them.

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I can’t remember a time, even as a child, when I haven’t been passionate about books and reading.
I began blogging, when I realised just how many other people out there shared my passion for the written word and I have been continually amazed at the wealth of books that are available and the amount of great new friends I have made, from literally 'The Four Corners Of The World'.

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Written by Yvonne