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End of June Booklist update

2008 Booklist update:
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31 / 36
(86.1%)

January

1. Dante - Inferno (6/10)
2. Dante - Purgatorio (6/10)
3. Dante - Paradiso (2/10)
4.
Milton - Paradise Lost (the January required reading - 6.5/10)
5. Matthew Pearl - The Dante Club (8/10)

February

6. Machiavelli - The Prince (the February required reading - 8.5/10)
7. Allan Folsom - The Machiavelli Covenant (8.5/10)
8. Sarah Dunant - The Birth of Venus (7.5/10)
9. Chelsea Quinn Yarbro - The Palace (8/10)

March
10. Victor Hugo - The Hunchback of Notre Dame (the March required reading - 7/10)
11. Claudio Angelini - The Mystery of Simonetta (9/10)
12. Sarah Dunant - In the Company of the Courtesan (7.5/10)
13. Robin Maxwell - To the Tower Born (8.5/10)

April
14. Mark Twain - The Prince and the Pauper (the April required reading - 8.5/10)
15. Lewis Carroll - Alice in Wonderland (7.5/10)
16. Lewis Carroll - Through the Looking Glass (5/10)
17. Neil Gaiman + Terry Pratchett - Good Omens (9.5/10)
18. Gina Buonaguro + Janice Kirk - The Sidewalk Artist (6.5/10) (I'm still greatly irked by this novel though!!!)
19. Gregg Loomis - The Julian Secret (6.5/10)
20. Sophy Burnham - The Treasure of Montsegur (6/10)
21. Wendy Orr - Nim's Island (7.5/10)
22. C.S. Lewis - Prince Caspian (8/10)

May
23. Robert Louis Stevenson - Treasure Island (8/10)
24. Jonathan Swift - Gulliver's Travel (the May required reading – 8.5/10)
25. Paul Block & Robert Vaughan – The Masada Scroll (6.5/10)
26. Ki Longfellow – The Secret Magdalene (7/10)

June
Currently in progress:
27. William Golding – Lord of the Flies (the June required reading) (8.5/10)
28. Daniel Defoe – Robinson Crusoe (8.5/10 even though it was a little slow in places)
29. Stephenie Meyer – Twilight (9/10)
30. Stephenie Meyer – New Moon (9/10)
31. Stephenie Meyer – Eclipse (9/10)

July
Currently in progress:
32. Emily Bronte – Wuthering Heights

Upcoming
33. Alexandre Dumas – The Three Musketeers
34. Alexandre Dumas – The Man in the Iron Mask (the July required reading)
after that, it's all TBA to August

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