- The Sunne in Splendour by Sharon Kay Penman (936 pages)
- The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir (532 pages)
- Jane Austen: The Complete Novels: Penguin Deluxe Edition (1,278 pages)
- War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy (1,344 pages)
Several other readers have also chosen Tolstoy's weighty tome for the challenge!
I have promised myself I will take on no more than two challenges at once in order to increase the likelihood I will complete them.