Thursday, January 21, 2010

French Historicals Oh La La! Challenge

The reading Challenge will run from January 1st to December 15th 2010.

All you have to do is read any Historical Fiction or Non-fiction books based on French history or French historical figures. Books can also overlap with other Challenges.

Reading Levels:

La Princesse: Read 3 books
La Dauphine: Read 6 books
La Reine: Read 9 books
L’Imp√©ratrice: More than 9 books

I'm signing up at the La Dauphine level.

1. The Italian Woman by Jean Plaidy

2. Nana by Emile Zola

3. Blood Royal by Vanora Bennett

4.The Treasure of Montsegur by Sophy Burnham

5.Courtesan by Diane Haeger

6. Catherine de Medici by Leonie Frieda

Challenge Completed.


  1. Good luck! I am going to go for La Princesse. I'll be looking forward to your reviews :)

  2. Hey -gorgeous blog! Thanks for joining my challenge:)

  3. Hi Ms Lucy........thanks and looking forward to the challenge.

    Will look forward to your reviews too, mitf.Should be fun.

  4. I'm in this one too, at Princesse level! Haven't decided on the first one yet but I'd quite like it to be a Marie Antoinette one.