New Authors – New Worlds

4045029750_ac5029566b A challenge organized by Jackie at Literary Escapism.

Starting 1/01/10 and ending 12/30/10.  I am choosing to add 25 new authors to my reading.  Going along with the Women Unbound challenge I will make every attempt to have my new authors be women, especially women of color.

1) The Reason for an Advantages of Breathing – Lyda Peelle – Southern USA-1/2/10

2) The Unit – Ninni Holmqvist – Sweden – 1/9/2010

3)Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks – USA – 1/16/2010

4)Wolf Hall – Hilary Mantel – Britain – 1/19/2010

5) Tinkers – Paul Harding – USA – 1/26/2010

6) Filter House – Nisi Shawl – USA – 1/28/2010

7) The World More Full Of Weeping – Robert J. Wiersema – Ca – 1/30/2010

8) The Rock and the River – Kekla Magoon  – USA – 2/06/2010

9) The Lieutenant – Kate Grenville – Australia – 2/09/2010

10) Remarkable Creatures – Tracy Chevalier – England – 2/13/2010

11) Mr. Potter – Jamaica Kincaid – USA – 2/18/2010

12)I Do Not Come To You By Chance – Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani – Nigeria – 2/24/2010

13) Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork – USA – 3/2/2010

14)The Housekeeper and the Professor by Yoko Ogawa – Japan – 3/5/10

15) Fingersmith – Sarah Waters – England – 3/13/10

16) The Collectors of Lost Souls – Warwick Anderson – USA (Global) – 3/23/10

17)Reading by Lightning – Joan Thomas – Canada – 4/5/2010

18) Remembering Babylon – Davis Malouf – Australia – 4/7/2010

19) The Road Home – Rose Tremain – Britain –  4/10/2010

20) Far North – Marcel Theroux – Britain – 4/22/2010

21)Ellen Foster – Kaye Gibbons – USA – 4/29/2010

22)Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons – Britain – 5/5/2010

23) Chef – Jaspreet Singh – India/Pakistan –  5/17/2010

24)Anna in the Tropics – Nilo Cruz – USA/Cuba – 5/20/2010

25)Black Water Rising – Attica Locke – USA – 6/23/2010

26) The Golden Mean – Annabel Lyon – Vancouver, BC – 6/24/2010

27) The Makioka Sisters – Junichiro Tanizaki – Japan – 7/6/2010

28) The Bishop’s Man – Linden MacIntyre – Toronto, Ontario, CA –  7/10/2010

29) Kitchen – Banana Yoshimoto – Japan – 7/20/2010

30) Waiting for Columbus – Thomas Trofimuk – Edmonton, Alberta, CA – 7/22/2010

31) The Lives of Christopher Chant – Diana Wynne Jones – England – 8/2/2010

32) Baking Cakes in Kigali – Gaile Parkin – Africa – 8/4/2010

33)  The Grail Bird – Tim Gallagher – USA – 8/14/2010

34) The Singer’s Gun – Emily St. John Mandel – Canada -8/18/2010

35) Animals – Don LePan – Canada – 8/20/2010

36) The Boy Next Door – Irene Sabatini – Rwanda – 9/27/2010

37) The Madonnas of Echo Park – Brando Skyhorse – East Los Angeles – 10/13/2010

38) Room – Emma Donoughue – Canada – 10/21/2010

39) Safe from the Sea – Peter Geye – USA – 10/26/2010

40) February – Lisa Moore – Canada – 11/1/2010

41) The Sound of Waves – Yukio Mishima – Japan -11/15/2010

42) How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe – Charles Yu – USA – 12/7/2010

43) Corrag – Susan Fletcher – Britain – 12/9/2010

44) The Hare with Amber Eyes – Edmund De Waal – Japan, France, Austria – 12/15/2010

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