999 Challenge


1. Books published in 2009

2. Books short listed for Booker Prize

3. Books short listed for the Orange Prize

a. We Need To Talk About Kevin – Lionel Shriver completed 14th January 2009

b. Fugitive Pieces – Anne Michaels completed 10th January 2009

c. Digging to America – Anne Tyler completed 5th January 2009

4. Non – Fiction

5. Books in translation

6. Books set in America
a. Mudbound – Hilary Jordan completed January 8th 2009

b. December – Elizabeth Winthrop completed 22nd January 2009

7. Books set in Asia

8. Books set in Europe
a. What Was Lost – Catherine O’Flynn completed 2nd January 2009

b. When Will There be Good News – Kate Atkinson completed 24th January 2009

c. The Gargoyle – Andrew Davidson completed 20th January 2009

9. Classics

a. Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte completed 21st January 2009