It is a twelve month challenge. January - December 2009.
The challenge is designed to “celebrate” author birthdays. Choose one author for each month of the year. Read at least one book a month. 12 authors. 12 birthdays.
Here's my starter list, I'm trying to focus on my fave authors, since they deserve celebrating for all the reading pleasure they've given me over the years!
February 1, 1967 - Meg Cabot, Pants on Fire
March 28, 1970 - Jennifer Weiner, Certain Girls
April 17, 1957 - Nick Hornby, Slam
May 28, 1940 - Maeve Binchy, Tara Road
June 28, 1971 - Maurice Sendak, Brundibar
July 3, 1947 - Dave Barry, Dave Barry's Book of Bad Songs
August 20, 1975 - Melanie Watt, Scaredy Squirrel at Night
September 10, 1963 - Marian Keyes, This Charming Man
October 15, 1881 - PG Wodehouse, Love Among the Chickens
November 30, 1874 - LM Montgomery, Rilla of Ingleside
December 6, 1965 - Wendy Holden, Filthy Rich or School for Husbands