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Just a quick post to mark my 30th book read this year (yay!). *Finally* got round to finishing ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ and I am feeling positively elated, if not a tad bit tired. What a feeling. Here is the run down of the books I’ve read so far for the ’50 Books A Year Challenge’ on goodreads.com:

1. The Twits by Roald Dahl
2. The Sorrows of Young Werther by Goethe
3. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
4. A Partisan’s Daughter by Louis de Bernieres
5. The Motorcycle Diaries by Che Guevara
6. The Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndham
7. A Man’s Head by Georges Simenon
8. The Lost Estate by Alain Fournier
9. Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl
10. The Devil and Miss Prym by Paulo Coelho
11.The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Other Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald
12. Crazy by Bejamin Lebert
13. The Color Purple by Alice Walker
14. The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein by Peter Ackroyd
15. The Calligrapher’s Night by Yasmine Ghata
16. Boy: Tales of Childhood by Roald Dahl
17. The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
18. Memoirs of a Master Forger by William Heaney
19. The Electric Church by Jeff Somers
20. Surfacing by Margaret Atwood
21. Disquiet by Julia Leigh
22. Push by Sapphire
23. Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
24. Esther’s Inheritance by Sandor Marai
25. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
26. Spring Flowers, Spring Frost by Ismail Kadare
27. The Quiet American by Graham Greene
28. The Book about Blanche and Marie by Per Olov Enquist
29. A Pale View of Hills by Kazuo Ishiguro
30. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey

That’s the grand total so far… All reviews of these books will be up, I promise, I just have to carry them over from my old blog over at live.com.

Thirty down, twenty more to go! If you have any book recommendations I’d love to hear from you – or if you have any personal reading challenges or book lists.