The Reading List 2017

One goal. Two books a month. Twenty-four books a year. And that about sums up what The Reading List is. However, after last year’s disastrous reading, I have decided to do something a bit different for 2017.

If you want to know more about my original challenge, click here.

This year I have decided to embark on my first British Book Challenge. I’d not heard of it before but after the hashtag #BritishBooksChallenge2017 popped up on my Twitter feed I decided to find out more about it. You can read more about that here.

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So without further ado, here is my British Books Challenge 2017 list.

(Your suggestions are always welcomed – just leave a comment below.)


January:

The Driver’s Seat

Muriel Spark (Scottish)

February:

Days of Grace

Catherine Hall (English)

March:

The Eyre Affair

Jasper Fforde (Welsh)

April:

Night Geometry & the Garscadden Trains

A. L. Kennedy (Scottish)

May:

In Between the Sheets

Ian McEwan (English)

June:

Tea for Mr Dead (short short stories)

Maria Donovan (Welsh)

July:

Girl Meets Boy

Ali Smith (Scottish)

August:

The Essex Serpent

Sarah Perry (English)

September:

Kiss Kiss

Roald Dahl (Welsh)

October:

The Cutting Room

Louise Welsh (Scottish)

November:

TBC

(English)

December:

TBC

(Welsh)