Challenge Update Post – Orbis Terrarum -09

August 29, 2009 0 By admin

I am from ~~and welcome to ~~

I had participated in this challenge hosted by the lovely Bethany! And I completed the challenge .. yoohoo~

So this year for OT -09, my progress so far ~~

  1. Mosaic by Soheir Khashoggi – Egypt, the book is based in New York and Jordan
  2. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden – the book is based in Japan
  3. When I was a Soldier by Valerie Zennati – France, the book is based on Israel
  4. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling – England
  5. Nefertiti by Michelle Moran – Book is based in Egypt
  6. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini– Afghanistan
  7. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe – Nigeria
  8. Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Other Books I am considering ~~

  • Pirate’s Daughter by Margaret Cezair-Thompson – Jamaica, West Indies
  • Half of a Yellow Sun – Nigeria
  • My name is Red by Orhan Pamuk – Istanbul, Turkey
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid – Pakistan
  • 8/10 – Done!