Introduction to the

book challenge


Book No: 1

Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe

Book No: 2

The Thing Around Your Neck

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Book No: 3

Things we lost in the fire

Mariana Enriquez

Book No: 4


Haruto Ryo

Book No: 5

The Great Gatsby

Scott F Fitzgerald

Book No: 6

The Wild Places

Robert Macfarlane

Book No: 7

The Road to Little Dribbling

Bill Bryson

Book No: 8

The Big Sleep

Raymond Chandler

Book No: 9

The Book of Hidden Things

Francesco Dimitri

Book No: 10


Madeline Miller

Book No: 11

Washington Black

Esi Edugyan

Book No: 12

Alice isn't dead

Joseph Fink

Book No: 13

Lincoln in the bardo

George Saunders

Book No: 14

the curious incident of

the dog in the night-time 

Mark Haddon &

Simon Stephens

Book No: 15

living dead in Dallas

Charlaine Harris

Book No: 16

club dead

Charlaine Harris

Book No: 17

my sister the serial killer

Oyinkan Braithwaite

Book No: 18

Master and Margarita

Mikhail Bulgakov

Book No: 19

Rat Queens vol.1 sass & sorcery

Kurtis J Wiebe

Book No: 20


John Wyndham

Book No: 21

Slade house

David Mitchell

Book No: 22


David Mitchell

Book No: 23

The End of Mr Y

Scarlett Thomas

Book No: 24

the day dreamer

Ian McEwan

Book No: 25

convenience store woman

Sayaka Murata

Book No: 26


Benjamin Zephaniah

& Richard Conlon

Book No: 27

five go gluten 


Vincent Bruno

Book No: 28

our day out

Willy Russell

Book No: 29

lost Japan

Alex Kerr

Book No: 30

the wasp factory

Iain Banks

Book No: 31

gangsta granny

David Walliams

Book No: 32

the silence of the girls

Pat Barker

Book No: 33

a history of the world in 10 1/2 chapters

Julian Barnes

Book No: 34

the Shadow in the Street

Susan Hill

Book No: 35

art in the blood

Bonnie Macbird

Book No: 36

the if game

Catherine storr

Book No: 37

the hand of the devil

Dean Vincent Carter

Book No: 38

a summer 


Margaret Drabble

Book No: 39

Mr McGodley's


Mel Peet

Book No: 40

red dragon

Thomas Harris

Book No: 41

a study in scarlet

Sir Arthur

Conan Doyle

Book No: 42


William Shakespeare

Book No: 43

Much ado about nothing

William Shakespeare

Book No: 44

The Scarlet pimpernel

Baroness Orczy

Book No: 45


Dacre Stoker & J.D. Barker

Book No: 46



William Shakespeare

Book No: 47

Imperial Earth

Arthur C. Clarke

Book No: 48

Talking to strangers

Malcolm Gladwell

Book No: 49

the crucible

Arthur Miller

Book No: 50

ash on a young man's sleeve

Dannie Abse

Book No: 51

the walking dead, vol 1: days gone bye

Robert Kirkman & Tony Moore

Book No: 52

wide Sargasso Sea 

Jean Rhys

Book No: 53

lumberjanes: Up all night

Noelle Stevenson

Book No: 54

barmy British empire

Teary Deary

Book No: 55

bad science

Ben Goldacre

Book No: 56

talking to strangers

Malcolm Gladwell


book challenge

The Unread Shelf

Book No: 57

unquiet spirits

Bonnie Macbird

Book No: 58

in the flood

Ray Fawkes

Book No: 59


Anna Burns