Side Challenge Saturday: Open University Edition | #1

I’m doing something a little different for my Side Challenge Saturday posts for the moment. I’ll be starting my final Open University module this October and it’s all about the books. The course title is something along the lines of From Shakespeare to Austin, so as you can imagine, there’s some Shakespeare and Austin in there. Below, I’m going to list the books that I have to read and then I’ll be keeping track of my reading progress for all the books in the lead up to my module start in October. I don’t know the order in which I’ll need to read these books – or if I even need to read them all – so it’s pretty much whatever order I’ll choose to pick them up in. Do let me know if you’ve read any of these!

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Side Challenge Saturday: Tackling My Currently Reading Shelf | Update 11

I realise that I was supposed to be whittling down this list of books but now, 11 weeks after starting, I’ve barely made a dent in the 30 odd original books on the list and I just keep adding more. At least I’m finishing most of the newly added books… but still!

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Side Challenge Saturday: Tackling My Currently Reading Shelf | Update 1

So, it’s been a week and I think I’ve done really well! I mean, I’ve had a pretty hard going week. I had work Monday, Wednesday and Friday (which always eats into my productive/reading time!) and we had a funeral on Tuesday which lasted most of the day. I did get a fair bit of reading done over the weekend. Continue reading