The challenge runs from January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011 and there will be 5 levels. The levels are:
Huginn and Muninn: Read 2 books
Freya: Read 3-5 books
Tor: Read 6-10 books
Odin: Read 11-20 books
Valhalla: Read 20+ books
I will be participating at the Odin level. You do not have to make a list before hand. Any book by any author born in a Nordic country (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and/or Sweden) or a book set in a Nordic country. They can be from any genre (I will be reading a mixture of classics, children’s books, YA and mystery).
If you are interested in signing up, go to Nordic challenge 2011 post sign up at the Notes for the North blog.
Books I have read so far this year:
Stieg Larsson trilogy - parts 2 and 3
Karin Fossum - Black Seconds
Camilla Lackberg - The Preacher
Camilla Lackberg - The Stonecutter
Camilla Lackberg - The Gallows Bird
Jo Nesbø - The Redbreast
Arnaldur Indridason - Hypothermia
Andrea Heiberg - Next Stop: Sejer Island
Currently reading: Mari Jungstedt - Unspoken
Karin Altvegen - Shame
Camilla Lackberg - The Hidden Child
Jo Nesbø - The Redeemer
Jo Nesbø - Nemesis
A list of Euro crime writers translated into English can be found here: Euro crime writers list
Should you join let me know here at Something to Ponder About.