I finished The Tenderness of Wolves last night (check for new posting on it) and was so impressed with it that I decided to check out the Costa Book Awards site. The Tenderness of Wolves won the 2006 Costa Book of the Year for a 1st Novel. If they were good enough to choose this book, I wanted to see what other books have been chosen.
From the website: “The Costa Book Awards is one of the most prestigious and popular literary prizes in the
My challenge to myself for 2009 is to read at least 5 of the winners of the Costa Award. I printed off a list of them, beginning from 1971. And to be honest, most of them, I have not heard of. But that is not going to hinder my pursuit.
I will report at the end of this year on how I did with the challenge I have given myself!