49×4 dip deeper challenge…

Yep, yet another personal challenge. Forty-nine topics/four books each. Both fiction and nonfiction allowed. No time limit.

The topics, with books filled in as read:

  • American imperialism
  • beverages
  • birds
  • bisexuality
  • Burma
  • climate change
  • colonialism/post-colonialism
  • death
  • effects of war
  • endangered species
  • epidemics
  • evolution
  • fairy tales
  1. The Illustrated Treasury of Fairy Tales designed by Rita Marshall (January 2018)
  • garbage
  • gardening
  • fat
  • Haiti
  • hiking
  • HIV/AIDS
  • human trafficking
  • immigrant experience
  • India
  • insects
  • in the courtroom
  • invisible illness

1. Tender Points by Amy Berkowitz (February 2018)

  • Madagascar
  • Native Americans/First Nations
  • natural history
  • OCD
  • parasites
  • Palestine
  • plants
  • poverty/classism
  • prison
  1. The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld (January 2018)
  2. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander (February 2018)
  3. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones (February 2018)
  • racism
  1. Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge (January 2018)
  2. If You Come Softly by Jacqueline Woodson (January 2018)
  3. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (February 2018)
  • sea creatures
  • serial killers
  1. Zodiac by Robert Graysmith (January 2018)
  2. The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris (February 2018)
  • sex
  • the arctic
  • the Great Lakes
  • the human body
  • the Yugoslav wars
  • transgender
  • travel
  • trees
  • Victorian life
  • water
  • winter
  • women in science

4 thoughts on “49×4 dip deeper challenge…

  1. This is really cool. I admire your dedication to learning while reading that this challenge indicates. (How was Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race?)

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