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message 1: by Amber, The Founder (last edited Aug 22, 2013 02:55AM) (new)

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The game starts by posting one word. The first person to respond posts a cover picturing that word. After posting a cover, that person then picks the next word. Rinse, repeat.

This is a fun way to discover new books!

Example:

Dog.

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein


message 2: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Umbrella.


message 3: by Melissa (last edited Aug 22, 2013 05:08PM) (new)

Melissa Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1) by Gail Carriger

lipstick


message 4: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Does this one count?

Tragic (Rook and Ronin, #1) by J.A. Huss

Fire.


message 5: by Melissa (new)

Melissa OH definitely! This one I couldn't resist replying to:

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling

Looked into doing The Girl on Fire and Catching Fire, but couldn't find good fire representations on any cover editions.

Hands


message 6: by Amber, The Founder (last edited Aug 22, 2013 06:56PM) (new)

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Haha. Good one!

Hard As It Gets (Hard Ink, #1) by Laura Kaye

I can't help but giggle at the cheesy romance covers.

Moon.


message 7: by Lila, The Cat Lady (new)

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Chosen (House of Night, #3) by P.C. Cast

Spider.


message 8: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Charlotte's Web by E.B. White

Panda.


message 9: by Lila, The Cat Lady (new)

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Panda-Monium! by Cynthia Platt

Sword.


message 10: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Sword of Shannara (The Original Shannara Trilogy #1) by Terry Brooks

Beard.


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Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith

I see it's been awhile since anyone played this game but thought it looked fun!

Scissors


message 12: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Hypnotist (Joona Linna, #1) by Lars Kepler

Shoes.


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The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Windmill


message 14: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Hmmm, that's a hard one! My first thought was Don Quixote but cover is windmill-less. Anyone?


message 15: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Cold Fire by Dean Koontz

Fork.


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Relish My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley

Radio


message 17: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Boombox Project The Machines, the Music, and the Urban Underground by Lyle Owerko

Braid.


message 18: by Jez (new)

Jez Layman (typesetjez) | 47 comments Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1) by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Apple.


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Snow White Sorrow (The Grimm Diaries, #1) by Cameron Jace

Stroller


message 20: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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It's more like a baby carriage, but...

The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff

Crown.


message 21: by Lila, The Cat Lady (new)

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A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2) by George R.R. Martin

Crow/raven


message 22: by Jez (new)

Jez Layman (typesetjez) | 47 comments I'm now very upset that A Feast for Crows doesn't actually feature a crow.

The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater

Bubblegum


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The DUFF Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger

Fence


message 24: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Outpost (Razorland, #2) by Ann Aguirre

Mask.


message 25: by Lila, The Cat Lady (new)

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Mwhaha.
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor

Blood.


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The Bleeding Season by Greg F. Gifune , this book's been on my TBR list for awhile...

Motorcycle


message 27: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Own the Wind (Chaos, #1) by Kristen Ashley

Pearls.


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Blackmoore by Julianne Donaldson

Butterflies


message 29: by Jez (new)

Jez Layman (typesetjez) | 47 comments The Adoration of Jenna Fox (Jenna Fox Chronicles, #1) by Mary E. Pearson

Postage


message 30: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Dear Mr. Potter Letters of Love, Loss, and Magic by Lily Zalon

Window.


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Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

porch swing


message 32: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Technically, it's a hammock that swings on a porch.

Porch Lights by Dorothea Benton Frank

Egg.


Swissysmile (Sarah) (swissysmile) A Wrinkle in Time Ok, not sure if they're even eggs. But seriously, everyone in the background looks like their inside of eggs. If someone has a better egg, feel free to add instead.

Chains


Swissysmile (Sarah) (swissysmile) A Wrinkle in Time (Time, #1) by Madeleine L'Engle Sorry, forgot to check off the box for the cover haha


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Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup

Map


message 36: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Lands of Ice and Fire Maps from King's Landing to Across the Narrow Sea by George R.R. Martin

Dragonfly.


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Dragonfly by Julia Golding

Flying Saucer (UFO)


message 38: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Serenity Those Left Behind (Serenity, #1) by Joss Whedon

Beach.


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Duma Key by Stephen King

Pie


message 40: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Making Piece by Beth M. Howard

Gun.


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Half the Blood of Brooklyn (Joe Pitt, #3) by Charlie Huston

Blackbird


message 42: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Blackbirds (Miriam Black, #1) by Chuck Wendig

Palm Tree.


message 43: by GeekyRiks (new)

GeekyRiks | 7 comments Island Girl by Patricia Virgo L.


Cruise.


message 44: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Lust Boat (Lothario, #1) by Roz Lee

Tattoo.


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Bad for You (Sea Breeze, #7) by Abbi Glines

Penny


message 46: by GeekyRiks (new)

GeekyRiks | 7 comments Coins by Steve Nolte

Cardigan


message 47: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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Not really a cardigan but close enough?

The Girl in the Green Sweater A Life in Holocaust's Shadow by Krystyna Chiger

Telephone.


message 48: by Jez (new)

Jez Layman (typesetjez) | 47 comments Landline by Rainbow Rowell

Robot


message 49: by Talitha (new)

Talitha  (victorian_soul) | 19 comments I, Robot + Robots and Empire by Isaac Asimov

Chandelier


message 50: by Amber, The Founder (new)

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The Blue Room Vol. 1 by Kailin Gow

Lighthouse.


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