Wednesday, 10 January 2018

2018 Alphabet Soup Reading Challenge: The List
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challenge post on Escape With A Good Book
1 January – 31 December 2018

An Alphabet of Book Titles
– planned and reviewed –
(subject to change) 

  • Maria Àngels Anglada: The Auschwitz Violin (1994), original Catalan title: El violí d’Auschwitz
  • Katharina Winkler: Blue Jewellery (2016), original German title: Blauschmuck
  • Barbara Fischmuth: Convent School (1968), original German title: Die Klosterschule
  • Szabó Magda: The Door (1986), original Hungarian title: Az ajtó
  • Peter Rosegger: The Earth and the Fullness Thereof (1900), original German title: Erdsegen
  • Mo Yan: Frog (2009), original Chinese title:
  • Jenny Erpenbeck: Go, Went, Gone (2015), original German title: Gehen, ging, gegangen
  • Rabindranath Tagore: The Home and the World (1916), original Bengali title: ঘরে বাইরে
  • Chantal T. Spitz: Island of Shattered Dreams (1991), original French title: L'île des rêves écrasés
  • Mazo de la Roche: Jalna (1927)
  • Nicholas Monsarrat: The Kappillan of Malta (1973)
  • Elisabeth von Heyking: The Letters Which Never Reached Him (1903), original German title: Briefe, die ihn nicht erreichten
  • Lídia Jorge: The Migrant Painter of Birds (1998), original Portuguese title: O Vale da Paixão
  • Vicente Blanco Ibáñez: The Naked Lady (1906), original Spanish title: La maja desnuda, also published in English as Woman Triumphant
  • Teju Cole: Open City (2011)
  • Władysław Szpilman: The Pianist (1946), original Polish title: Śmierć miasta
  • Tanizaki Jun’ichirō: Quicksand (1928-30), original Japanese title:
  • Robert Ludlum: The Road to Gandolfo (1975)
  • Gertrude Atherton: Sleeping Fires (1922)
  • Dacia Maraini: Train to Budapest (2010), original Italian title: Il treno dell’ultima notte
  • Iris Murdoch: The Unicorn (1963)
  • François Mauriac: Vipers' Tangle (1932), original French title: Le Nœud de vipères
  • Rose Macaulay: The World My Wilderness (1950)
  • David Allan Cates: X Out of Wonderland (2006)
  • J.M. Coetzee: Youth (2002)
  • Italo Svevo: Zeno's Conscience (1923), original Italien title: La coscienza di Zeno

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