--Mistletoe: read 2-4 books
--Christmas Tree: read 5 or 6 books.
--Fa La La La Films: watch a bunch or a few Christmas movies.
--Visions of Sugar Plums: read books with your children this season and share what you read.
Definitely Mistletoe and hopefully Christmas Tree ...... I already have my first 5 books picked out.
Anything else I've forgotten? Ah yes 'the rules'.
- Challenge will run from Monday, November 21st 2011 through to Friday January 6th 2012.
- Cross over with other challenges is totally permitted AND encouraged!
- These must be Christmas novels, books about Christmas lore, a book of Christmas short stories or poems, books about Christmas crafts, and for the first time...a children's Christmas books level!
All participants will be entered into a giveaway draw.
So what are you waiting for? Go sign up and happy reading.
And now for ...............
World Book Night is a celebration designed to spread a love of reading and books. Celebrated on April 23, 2012 it will see tens of thousands of people gift books within their communities to spread the joy and love of reading. In 2012 World Book Night will be celebrated in the UK, Ireland and USA.
And the 25 books chosen as this years giveaways are .......
- Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
- The Player of Games - Iain M. Banks
- Sleepyhead - Mark Billingham
- Notes from a Small Island - Bill Bryson
- The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho
- The Take - Martina Cole
- Harlequin - Bernard Cornwell
- Someone Like You - Roald Dahl
- A Tale of Two Cities - Charles Dickens
- Room - Emma Donoghue
- Rebecca - Daphne du Maurier
- The Remains of the Day - Kazuo Ishiguro
- Misery - Stephen King
- The Secret Dreamworld of a Shopaholic - Sophie Kinsella
- Small Island - Andrea Levy
- Let the Right One In - John Ajvide Lindqvist
- The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
- The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox - Maggie O'Farrell
- The Damned Utd - David Peace
- Good Omens - Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
- How I Live Now - Meg Rosoff
- Touching The Void - Joe Simpson
- I Capture the Castle - Dodie Smith
- The Book Thief - Markus Zusak.
A good eclectic collection, don't you think? For more information or to sign up as one of this years givers click HERE OR see the button at the top of the page.