The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

A book I have already read. Book #10 out of 12 for Project 2022. I rarely re-read books but a good friend of mine and fellow book lover persuaded me to go back and revisit some books that I remember enjoying. This book was originally written in Spanish and takes place in Barcelona. A young… Continue reading The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

A book recommended by a friend. Book #9 out of 12 for Project 2022. Since I am on a science fiction kick my friend thought I would enjoy this book. In order to win the fortune of a billionaire after he dies, the man creates a video game with games that must be completed in… Continue reading Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

A science fiction novel. Book #8 out of 12 for the year for Project 2022. I chose this because it is a classic science fiction book. Arthur, the last living human on Earth, hitches a ride into the universe with an alien named Ford Prefect. The alien is the author of the famous book The… Continue reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A classic. Book number 7 out of 12 for my 2022 book project. Dr. Watson is sent to the moors to watch over the last heir of the Baskerville family after the violent death of Sir Charles Baskerville. They are trying to find out whether the family curse, a hound who has been haunting the… Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Women’s Prize for Fiction – Piranesi

Award Other names for the prize: Orange Prize for Fiction, Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction, and Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Who: Established for women because they were underrepresented in major literary awardsWhat: awarded to a female author of any nationality for the best original full-length novel written in EnglishWhen: 1996-present Prize: 30,000 pounds (about $40,000)… Continue reading Women’s Prize for Fiction – Piranesi