Casey (lastbestchance) wrote in 50bookchallenge,

71. Young Lonigan; 72. Carter Beats the Devil

Young Lonigan
by James T. Farrell

Started: January 29, 2010
Finished: January 30, 2010

I love this novel--a real, honest look into the mind of an Irish teenager growing up in 1910s Chicago. Looking forward to reading the last two books in this trilogy since it's been probably 8 or 9 years since I last read them. 175 pages. Grade: A+
Carter Beats the Devil
by Glen David Gold

Started: January 28, 2010
Finished: January 30, 2010

What an entertaining read! Fantastic plot, interesting but believable characters, good writing. This was a great book. 480 pages. Grade: A+
Total # of Books Read in 2010: 72
Total # of Pages Read in 2010: 15,314

  • Book #14: North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell

    North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book opens with the heroine, Margaret Hale, being uprooted from her idyllic…

  • Book 5- Hamnet

    5. Hamnet, by Maggie O'Farrell. This was the February pick for the book club I'm in. I finished it pretty quickly, it was hard to put down. It's a…

  • January 2021 - Books 1 to 6

    1. The Long Way Home by Louise Penny Inspector Gamache is now retired in Three Pines when he’s recruited to help one of his friends find her…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 1 comment