Been awhile since I updated the challenges list. There are too many and I just joined another one! In any case, I anticipate I'll be reading more avidly again in two weeks. In other news, I updated Wordpress to version 2.5; it usually takes me months until after a release to upgrade. For further procrastination and fun, I changed the layout Current Challenges Book Awards (9 of 12) - A couple of the books I've…