BC (Before Challenge) Reads by 3M

Award winners I read in the first half of 2007 (not counted for the challenge):
Angle of Repose **** (Pulitzer)
Atonement ***1/2 (NBCC)
To Kill a Mockingbird ***** (Pulitzer)
The Echo Maker **** (NBA)
The Road ****1/2 (Pulitzer)
Everyman * (PEN/Faulkner)
The Giver ****1/2 (Newbery)
March ***1/2 (Pulitzer)
The Inheritance of Loss ***1/2 (Booker/NBCC)
The Handmaid's Tale ****1/2 (Governor General)
The Stone Diaries ****1/2 (Pulitzer/NBCC/Governor General)
Amos Fortune, Free Man **** (Newbery)
The Color Purple **** (Pulitzer)
A Wrinkle in Time **** (Newbery)
Number the Stars **** (Newbery)
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell ****1/2 (World Fantasy/Hugo)
The Bone People **** (Booker)
Wild Swans ****1/2 (British Book of the Year)

Award-winners read before 2007:
Gilead by Marilynn Robinson ***** (Pulitzer/NBCC)
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway ****1/2 (Pulitzer)
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck ****1/2 (Pulitzer)
Beowulf translated by Seamus Heaney ***** (Whitbread)
The Chatham School Affair by Thomas H. Cook ****1/2 (Edgar)
The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman (Newbery) *****
Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson (Newbery) ****
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson (Newbery) ****1/2
The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare(Newbery) *****
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell (Newbery) ****1/2
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare (Newbery) ****1/2
...And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold (Newbery) ****1/2
Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink (Newbery) ****1/2