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message 1: by Anny (last edited Dec 28, 2014 08:07PM) (new)

Anny | 97 comments First time joining the ATW challenge. I don't have enough confidence to go with the tourist challenge, so I'll start with the easiest one first and see how I go from there.

2014 Around the World – Rogue Traveler:


EUROPE:
A. France:
1. The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs by Tyler Hamilton Daniel Coyle (01/01/14)
22. The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss (09/03/14)

D. United Kingdom:
10. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce (01/02/14)
11. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman (08/02/14)
24. The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness (14/03/14)
26. The New World by Patrick Ness (15/03/14)
27. The Ask and the Answer by Patrick Ness (16/03/14)
28. Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness (19/03/14)
29. The Wide, Wide Sea by Patrick Ness (19/03/14)
30. Snowscape by Patrick Ness (19/03/14)
31. Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks (22/03/14)
38. Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome (03/04/14)
47. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells (09/05/14)
50. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells (28/05/14)
69. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro (19/07/14)
89. The Child in Time by Ian McEwan (18/12/14)

E. Ireland:
23. Dubliners by James Joyce (11/03/14)
44. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde (02/05/14)

I. Czech Republic:
35. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka (01/04/2014)

L. Spain:
48. The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (16/05/14)
49. The Angel's Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (21/05/14)
60. The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (17/06/14)

NORTH AMERICA:
B. USA:
2. Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo (04/01/14)
3. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo (07/01/14)
4. The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo (11/01/14)
5. The Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo (13/01/14)
7. Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay (18/01/14)
8. Dearly Devoted Dexter by Jeff Lindsay (21/01/14)
9. Dexter in the Dark by Jeff Lindsay (23/01/14)
12. Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity by Andrew Solomon (08/02/14)
13. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg (12/02/14)
14. The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (12/02/14)
16. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed (21/02/14)
17. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass (23/02/14)
18. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (27/02/14)
19. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (01/03/14)
20. And When She Was Good by Laura Lippman (04/03/14)
32. Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality by Jacob Tomsky (27/03/14)
37. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan (02/04/14)
39. A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan (10/04/14)
40. The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch (11/04/14)
41. Red Seas Under Red Skies by Scott Lynch (17/04/14)
43. The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch (26/04/14)
46. The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey (07/05/14)
59. Wonder by R.J. Palacio (16/06/14)
61. Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach (22/06/14)
62. Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach (25/06/14)
63. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach (03/07/14)
65. Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife by Mary Roach (08/07/14)
66. The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible by A.J. Jacobs (12/07/14)
67. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (14/07/14)
72. Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming by Naomi Oreskes (05/08/14)
73. On Such a Full Sea by Chang-rae Lee (12/08/14)
74. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson (25/08/14)
77. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer (13/09/14)
86. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (07/12/14)

K. Canada:
42. Dear Life by Alice Munro (21/04/14)
70. Astray by Emma Donoghue (24/07/14)

P. Haiti:
75. Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende (01/09/14)


ASIA:
C. China:
6. The Opium War by Julia Lovell (18/01/14)
15. Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory by Peter Hessler (17/02/14)
21. Strange Stones: Dispatches from East and West by Peter Hessler (05/03/14)
45. The Corpse Walker: Real Life Stories: China From the Bottom Up by Liao Yiwu (05/05/14)
54. The Last Days of Old Beijing: Life in the Vanishing Backstreets of a City Transformed by Michael Meyer (01/06/14)
57. Wolf Totem by Jiang Rong (08/06/14)
64. River of Smoke by Amitav Ghosh (05/07/14)
71. Empire of the Sun by J.G. Ballard (01/04/14)
84. To a Mountain in Tibet by Colin Thubron (27/11/14)

F. Turkey:
25. The Fourth Crusade and the Sack of Constantinople by Jonathan Phillips (15/03/14)

G. Sri Lanka:
33. The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje (28/03/14)

H. Japan:
34. Ico: Castle in the Mist by Miyuki Miyabe (31/03/14)
51. 図南の翼 Tonan no Tsubasa by Fuyumi Ono (29/05/14)
52. 黄昏の岸 暁の天 1 Tasogare no Kishi, Akatsuki no Sora by Fuyumi Ono (29/05/14)
53. 黄昏の岸 暁の天 2 Tasogare no Kishi, Akatsuki no Sora by Fuyumi Ono (29/05/14)
55. 華胥の幽夢 Kasho no Yume by Fuyumi Ono (01/06/14)

J. Taiwan:
35. 不死巫妖 (下) by Yu Wo (25/03/14)

M. Iraq:
56. The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers (07/06/14)

N. India:
58. Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh (14/06/14)
81. The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri (07/11/14)

O. Singapore:
68. The Black Isle by Sandi Tan (18/07/14)

Q. Russia:
76. Among the Russians by Colin Thubron (10/09/14)
80. In Siberia by Colin Thubron (13/10/14)

R. Malaysia:
78. The Garden of Evening Mists by Twan Eng Tan (21/09/14)
79. The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo (29/09/14)

S. Kazakhstan:
82. The Lost Heart of Asia by Colin Thubron (09/11/14)

Y. Korea:
91. Korea: A Walk Through the Land of Miracles by Simon Winchester (27/12/14)


AFRICA:
T. South Africa:
83. The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson (20/11/14)

U. Sierra Leone:
85. The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill (04/12/14)

V. Botswana:
87. Whatever You Do, Don't Run: My Adventures As A Botswana Safari Guide by Peter Allison (09/12/14)

W. Namibia:
88. Don't look behind you, but ... by Peter Allison (13/12/14)


SOUTH AMERICA:
X. Ecuador:
90. How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things I Learned While Stumbling Through South America by Peter Allison (18/12/14)


Countries: 25
Books: 91


message 2: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 12904 comments Welcome to the challenge, Anny! Enjoy your travels. Good luck!


message 3: by Anny (new)

Anny | 97 comments Thanks Diane. I'll see if I can read from more countries as most of my books usually set on USA or UK.


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Anny | 97 comments USA: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (27/02/14)


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Anny | 97 comments Ireland: Dubliners by James Joyce Dubliners by James Joyce (11/03/14)


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Anny | 97 comments UK: The New World (Chaos Walking, #0.5) by Patrick Ness The New World by Patrick Ness (15/03/14)


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Anny | 97 comments UK: Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks (22/03/14)


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Anny | 97 comments Sri Lanka: The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje (28/03/14)

Japan: Ico Castle in the Mist by Miyuki Miyabe Ico: Castle in the Mist by Miyuki Miyabe (31/03/14)

Czech Republic: The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka (01/04/2014)


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Anny | 97 comments Canada: Dear Life by Alice Munro Dear Life by Alice Munro (21/04/14)


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Anny | 97 comments USA: The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey (07/05/14)


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Anny | 97 comments UK: The Time Machine by H.G. Wells The Time Machine by H.G. Wells (09/05/14)


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Anny | 97 comments Iraq: The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers (07/06/14)

China: Wolf Totem by Jiang Rong Wolf Totem by Jiang Rong (08/06/14)


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Anny | 97 comments India: Sea of Poppies (Ibis Trilogy, #1) by Amitav Ghosh Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh (14/06/14)


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Anny | 97 comments USA: Wonder by R.J. Palacio Wonder by R.J. Palacio (16/06/14)

Spain: The Prisoner of Heaven (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #3) by Carlos Ruiz Zafón The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (17/06/14)


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Anny | 97 comments China: River of Smoke (Ibis Trilogy, #2) by Amitav Ghosh River of Smoke by Amitav Ghosh (05/07/14)


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Anny | 97 comments Singapore: The Black Isle by Sandi Tan The Black Isle by Sandi Tan (18/07/14)

UK: The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro (19/07/14)


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Anny | 97 comments Canada: Astray by Emma Donoghue Astray by Emma Donoghue (24/07/14)


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