PBS’ The Great American Read Card Catalog Reviews- WEEK 9

In Search of the End of the Sidewalk has teamed up with the Berryville, Arkansas library for this summer’s “The Great American Read” with PBS. The goal for Berryville residents is to have one Card Catalog Review for each of the 100 books on PBS’ list. (You can find the list here.)  Each Saturday, In Search of the End of the Sidewalk will post a roundup of all of the reviews that came in during the week.

Summer stats:
Week 1– 3 books (97 to go), Week 2– 5 books (92 to go), Week 3- 5 books (87 to go), Week 4– 4 books (83 to go), Week 5- 5 books (78 to go!), Week 6– 5 books, Week 7- 5 books Week 8– 5 books (lost count, but I think we’re at 63 to go)

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

the hitchkikers

hitchiker

Purchase The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy here

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

memoirs cover

memoirs

Purchase Memoirs of a Geisha here

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

a tree grows in

a tree gows

Purchase A Tree Grows in Brooklyn here

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

dorian gray cover

dorian gray

Purchase The Picture of Dorian Gray here

Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

51EX1roskDL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_

gilead

Purchase Gilead here

 

 

PBS’ The Great American Read Card Catalog Reviews- WEEK 8

In Search of the End of the Sidewalk has teamed up with the Berryville, Arkansas library for this summer’s “The Great American Read” with PBS. The goal for Berryville residents is to have one Card Catalog Review for each of the 100 books on PBS’ list. (You can find the list here.)  Each Saturday, In Search of the End of the Sidewalk will post a roundup of all of the reviews that came in during the week.

Summer stats:
Week 1– 3 books (97 to go), Week 2– 5 books (92 to go), Week 3- 5 books (87 to go), Week 4– 4 books (83 to go), Week 5- 5 books (78 to go!), Week 6– 5 books, Week 7- 5 books Week 8- 5 books (but 7 reviews!)

A Separate Peace by John Knowles

51L1V9iIB7L._SX328_BO1,204,203,200_

a separate peace

Purchase A Separate Peace here

The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

51erHMLhIzL._SX334_BO1,204,203,200_

chronicles of narnia 3chronicles of narniachronicles of narnia 2

Purchase The Chronicles of Narnia here

The Color Purple by Alice Walker

51u3siLE7hL._SX326_BO1,204,203,200_

the color purple

Purchase The Color Purple here

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R Tolkien

51eq24cRtRL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_

LoftheRPurchase The Lord of the Rings here

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

51uWEc5jV7L._SX389_BO1,204,203,200_

the little prince

Purchase The Little Prince here