Archives for September 30, 2009

{Bookworn} BBC’s BIG Read – Top 200 novels

Image by Sasha H. Muradali. All Rights Reserved 2009.

Hello there 🙂

Okay, so it’s Banned Books Week! *yay!*

So in lieu of some of the feedback on my Facebook, Twitter and the comments section of my “Hello Banned Books Week” post — I wanted to share with you a list the BBC made for the year 2000 and then updated shortly after. There are two giant lists here, so I turned it into the “Top 200.”

See two links below:

Original BBC List

The Game of the List

I wondered how many I read, since I am a bookworm and I admit to that fact, so here we go.

I’m going to post the Top 200 because there are some on 100-200 that I read as well. I put line breaks in groups of 20 for easy navigation.

Going to use a [x] to signify I read it.
Going to use “bold” formatting to signify I LOVED it.
Going to use “italics” formatting to signify I WANT to read it. [Read more…]

{Bookworm} Banned Books Week & some PR: Who was Ostracized the most?

Image by Sasha H. Muradali. All Rights Reserved 2009.

Continuing with the Little Pink Book’s coverage of Banned Books Week I wanted to share with you some information from the American Library Association  and a little PR-insight as well. [Read more…]