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

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Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

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Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

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PBS’ The Great American Read Card Catalog Reviews- WEEK 5

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!)

 

1984 by George Orwell

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1984

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Catching Fire (Hunger Games #2) by Suzanne Collins

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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

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Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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The Stand by Stephen King

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PBS’ The Great American Read Card Catalog Reviews- WEEK 2

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)

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

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and then there were none

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

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The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

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the notebook

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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

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Jurassic park

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PBS’ The Great American Read Card Catalog Reviews

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.

Berryville kicked off the summer’s project this week with their first three books. Only 97 more to go!

Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

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Pillars of the Earth

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Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

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Lonesome Dove

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Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

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