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message 1: by Jkmays (last edited Dec 06, 2015 05:27PM) (new)

Jkmays oh, oh, the places we will go.

1. NORTH AMERICA:

Canada:


c. Historic District of Old Québec
- read a book set in Quebec
- read about immigrants coming to the new world (could be historical fiction or nonfiction)
- Take home item - French Food: Read a book that has French food it in (bring home a taste of old France).

United States of America:

b. Grand Canyon National Park
- read a book set in Arizona or Nevada
- read a book that has a significant river in it.
- Take home item - Arrowhead: Read a book about First Nations life where arrows were used. Will accept arrowheads on the cover.

d. Carlsbad Caverns National Park
- Read a book set in New Mexico
- Read a book where caves play an integral part of the story
- Take home item – bat wing: Read a book with the word “Bat” is in the title/subtitle, or on the cover.

Mexico & Caribbean:

b. Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila
- Read a book set in Mexico
- Read a book where agriculture plays a significant role
- Take Home Item – Bottle of Tequila: Read a book where alcohol plays a significant role.

c. Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve
- Read a book set in Mexico
- Read a book about migration (human, animal, insect)
- Take Home Item – Butterfly: Read a book where a butterfly is on the cover or the word is in the title.

d. Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System
- Read a book set in the Caribbean
- Read a book where conservation is key.
- Take Home Item – Coral: Read a book with the word coral is in the title/subtitle, the author’s name, or a character’s name.

2. SOUTH AMERICA:

Brazil:

a. Iguaçu National Park
- Read a book set in Brazil
- Read a book with that has a waterfall on the cover or in the story
- Take Home Item – Rainbow: Read a book with a rainbow on the cover.

b. Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea
- Read a book set in Brazil
- Read a book that has a statue in it.
- Take Home Item - Photograph of Christ the Redeemer Statue: Read a book where a main character is a photographer

Argentina:

a. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
- Read a book set in Argentina
- Read a book where the main character spends a lot of time on the road.
- Take Home Item – Pin of Argentina’s Flag: Read a book with a sun on the cover.

b. Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas
- Read a book set in Argentina
- Read a book set in prehistoric times, or about prehistoric times
- Take Home Item – Hand Petroglyph Facsimile: - Read a book with someone’s hand on the cover.

Chile:

a. Rapa Nui National Park
- Read a book set in Chile
- Read a book where an extraordinary feat of engineering is key.
- Take Home Item – Feather from a Headdress: Read a book with a feather on the cover, (Feathers on a bird do not count.)

Cuba:

a. Old Havana and its Fortification System
- Read a book set in Cuba
- Read a book with a dictator in it.
- Take Home Item – Cuban Cigar: Read a book with a cigarette or cigar on the cover, or where the character smokes. 

Peru:

a. Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
- Read a book set in Peru
- Read a book set in a mountainous area.
- Take Home Item – Ceremonial Knife: Read a book with a knife on the cover.

c. Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
- Read a book set in Peru.
- Read a book about the Incans
- Take Home Item – Pottery Shard: Read a book with pottery on the cover, in the title, or a character in the story is a potter.

Ecuador:

a. Galápagos Islands
- Read a book about the Galápagos Islands, or are featured in a book
- Read a book with one of the following animals/birds on the cover or in the title: Turtle, Iguana, Albatross, Pelican, Flamingo, Whale, Dolphin.
- Take Home Item – Egg: Read a book where the main character is a cook or baker.

b. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
- Read a book set in Ecuador
- Read a book with llamas in the title, on the cover, or in the story in which there are working animals (llamas, horses, oxen, dogs, etc)
- Take Home Item – Sarape: Read a book where someone is weaving textiles or there is a blanket of some kind on the cover.

3. EUROPE:

France:
a. Decorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche
- Read a book set in France
- Read a book about painting
- Take Home Item: - Piece of Charcoal: Read a book with a dark grey or black cover (70%)

Austria:
a. Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg
- Read a book set in Austria
- In honour of Mozart, read a book in which a real life famous composer is a character and has a significant presence.
- Take Home Item – Sachertorte: Read a book that has a cake on the cover.

Belgium:
a. Stoclet House
- Read a book set in Belgium
- Read a book with Art Nouveau as a subject
- Take Home Item: Pressed Rose: Read a book with a rose on the cover or as a word in the title


Germany:
a. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
- Read a book set in Germany
- Read a book about the Roman invasion of Europe
- Take Home Item – Spear: Read a book in which spears were used as weapons.

Iceland:
a. Surtsey
- Read a book set in Iceland
- Read a book about a volcano
- Take Home Item – piece of lava: Read a book with a black rock on the cover.

Italy:
a. Venice and its Lagoon
- Read a book set in Italy
- Read a book set in Venice
- Take Home Item – Gondolier’s Scarf: Read a book with a predominantly red cover (70%)

Netherlands:
a. Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout
- Read a book set in the Netherlands
- Read a book with the word “Windmill”, “Wind” or “Mill” in the title
- Take Home Item – Tulip: Read a book with several flowers on the cover.

Poland:
a. Auschwitz Birkenau
- Read a book set in Poland
- Read a book about WWII where Auschwitz is either the setting, the destination, or the threat.
- Take Home Item – Prayer Shawl: Read a book with a devout character

Spain:
a. Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)
- Read a book set in Spain
- Read a book about a pilgrimage
- Take Home Item – Scallop Shell: Read a book with shells on the cover.

United Kingdom (Britain, North Ireland & Scotland):
a. Tower of London
- Read a book set in England
- Read a book involving the Tower of London
- Take Home Item – Crown: Read a book with a crown on the cover or the word in the title.

c. New Lanark
- Read a book set in Scotland
- Read a book about child labour.
- Take Home Item - Ball of wool: Read a book with wool or clothing made from wool (i.e. sweater) on the cover, or with the word “Wool” in the title.

4. AFRICA

Botswana:
a. Tsodilo
- Read a book set in Botswana
- Read a book set in Prehistoric Times
- Take Home Item – Quartz: Read a book where the title begins with the letter Q, or the word Quartz is in the title.

Democratic Republic of Congo:
a. Okapi Wildlife Reserve
- Read a book set in the D.R. of Congo
- Read a book with elephant(s) in the story.
- Take Home Item – Feather: Read a book with a feather on the cover or the word in the title.

Ethiopia:
a. Konso Cultural Landscape
- Read a book set in Ethiopia
- Read a book involving agriculture
- Take Home Item – Small Wood Carving: Read a book with the word “Wood” is in the title, or the author’s last name is “Wood”.

Gambia:
a. Kunta Kinteh Island
- Read a book set in Gambia
- Read a book involving a fort
- Take Home Item – Ivory: Read a book with the word “Ivory” in the title, or the subject of the book is about ivory. (Please note, no animals have been killed in the pursuit of this geocache item.)

Kenya:
a. Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley
- Read a book set in Kenya
- Read a book set near a lake
- Take Home Item – Flamingo Feather: Read a book with the word flamingo in the title, a flamingo on the cover, or the cover is predominantly hot pink (70%).

Madagascar:
a. Rainforests of the Atsinanana
- Read a book set in Madagascar
- Read a book set in a forest
- Take Home Item – Frog: Read a book with the word “frog” in the title, or a frog on the cover

Mali:
a. Timbuktu
- Read a book set in Mali
- Read a book set in a university
- Take Home Item – a Book: Read a book about books.

Nigeria:
a. Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove
- Read a book set in Nigeria
- Read a book with a shrine in the story
- Take Home Item – Wooden Mask resembling a Idol: Read a book with a mask on the cover, or the word “mask” in the title

Senegal:
a. Island of Gorée
- Read a book set in Senegal
- Read a book with slaves in it
- Take Home Item – Link of Chain: Read a book that is linked to another because it’s in a series. (Thought you were done with that, didn’t you?)


message 2: by Jkmays (new)

Jkmays continued...

5. ASIA:


Afghanistan:
a. Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley
- Read a book set in Afghanistan
- Read a book in which there are caves, or the word “cave” is in the title.
- Take Home Item – Blue Tile: Read a book where the cover is predominantly blue (70%)

China:
a. Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
- Read a book set in China
- Read a book in which there are dragons
- Take Home Item – Jade: Read a book with the word “Jade” in the title or subtitle. 
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b. The Great Wall
- Read a book set in China
- Read a book in which there is an army.
- Take Home Item – Brick: Because the Great Wall is colossal and made of bricks, read a chunkster that is more than 500 pages.

c. Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains
- Read a book set in China
- Read a book in which there are endangered animals
- Take Home Item – Teddy Bear: Read a Middle Grade/Young Adult in which an animal plays a significant role

India:
a. Taj Mahal
- Read a book set in India
- Read a book about a great love
- Take Home Item – White Marble: Read a book with a predominantly white cover (70%) and with minimal black on it. No other colours are allowed.

b. Mountain Railways of India
- Read a book set in India
- Read a book either published between 1800-1899 or set in the time period
- Take Home Item – Train Model: Read a book set on a train, or with the word “train” in the title

Iran:
a. Persepolis
- Read a book set in Iran/Persia
- Read a book with a character who is an archeologist
- Take Home Item – Carpet: Read a book with a multi coloured cover, or with the word “Carpet” in the title or subtitle

Japan:
a. Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)
- Read a book set in Japan
- Read a book set in wartime (any war)
- Take Home Item – Dove: Read a book in which a dove is on the cover, or in the title/subtitle

b. Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites
- Read a book set in Japan
- Read a book with a character that is a seamstress or tailor, or has a clothing sweat shop
- Take Home Item – Silkworm Egg: Read a book with the word “silk” in the title/sub-title

Mongolia:
a. Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape
- Read a book set in Mongolia
- Read a book about nomadic people
- Take Home Item – Bow from a Morin Khuur (Guitar-like Instrument): Read a book where music is the central theme

Nepal:
a. Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha
- Read a book set in Nepal
- Read a book where a significant character is Buddhist
- Take Home Item – Prayer Flag: Read a book with the word “Flag” is in the title/subtitle, or a flag is on the cover.

Thailand:
a. Ban Chiang Archaeological Site
- Read a book set in Thailand
- Read a book in which a King is a significant character
- Take Home Item – Pottery Shard: Read a book with a bowl or cup on the cover.

6. AUSTRALIA/SOUTH SEA ISLANDS:



Australia:
a. Great Barrier Reef
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book set on/under the ocean
- Take Home Item – Coral: Read a book with the word “coral” in the title/subtitle, or author’s name.

b. Kakadu National Park
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book set in the tropics
- Take Home Item – Alligator Tooth: Read a book with teeth on the cover

c. Lord Howe Island Group
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book set on an island
- Take Home Item – Bird: Read a book with the word “Bird” in the title, or a bird on the cover

d. Tasmanian Wilderness
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book where a penal colony or prison is significant
- Take Home Item – Tasmanian Devil: Read a Paranormal Fantasy book (think devils, demons, etc)

e. Shark Bay, Western Australia
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book with sharks in it
- Take Home Item – Shark Tooth: Read a book with the word “Shark” in the title/sub-title, or on the cover.

f. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book with Aboriginal people in it
- Take Home Item – Red Stone: Read a book where the cover is predominantly red (70%)

g. Sydney Opera House
- Read a book set in Australia
- Read a book set in a harbour city
- Take Home Item – Concert Program: Read a book where a musician is a significant character

h. Macquarie Island
- Read a book set in Antarctica
- Read a book about exploration
- Take Home Item – Penguin: Read a classic published by Penguin Classics (does not need to be the issue you read).

New Zealand:
a. Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand
- Read a book set in New Zealand
- Read a book in the fantasy genre (sorry, can’t help but think of the Lord of the Rings movies)
- Take Home Item – Chunk of Glacier Ice: Read a book where there is snow/ice on the cover, or “snow” or “ice” is in the title.

Papua New Guinea:
a. Kuk Early Agricultural Site
- Read a book set in Papua New Guinea
- Read a book with death as a significant theme.
- Take Home Item – Bird of Paradise Plume: Read a book set in what you perceive as paradise.

Philippines:
a. Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
- Read a book set in the Philippines
- Read a book in which agriculture is a significant theme
- Take Home Item – Grain of Rice: Read a book with the word “Rice” in the title, or the author’s name.

Singapore:
a. Singapore Botanical Gardens
- Read a book set in Singapore
- Read a book in which a garden is a significant location or gardening a significant activity
- Take Home Item – Orchid: Read a book with the word “Orchid” in the title or on the cover


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message 3: by Jkmays (last edited Apr 09, 2016 06:39PM) (new)

Jkmays Consolidating with other travel challenge (continuing)

✔ 1. Alabama - Looking for Alaska, 3-13-14
✔ 2. Alaska - Alaska by James Michener, 4-9-16
✔ 3. Arizona - Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult, 11-25-15
✔ 4. Arkansas - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 11-5-14
✔ 5. California - W is for Wasted, 2-16-14
✔ 6. Colorado - The Tie That Binds 1-27-14, Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism 1-15-14
✔ 7. Connecticut - We Are Water, 2-4-14, Orange Is the New Black
✔ 8. Delaware - The Book of Unknown Americans, 4-30-15
✔ 9. Florida - Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape, 5-14-14
10. Georgia - (Saving CeeCee Honeycutt)
11. Hawaii - (war and remembrance)
12. Idaho -
✔ 13. Illinois - An Abundance of Katherines by John Green, 9-7-15
✔ 14. Indiana - Last Words by Michael Koryta, 1-14-16
✔ 15. Iowa - Lila by Marilynne Robinson, 12-5-15
16. Kansas -
17. Kentucky -
✔ 18. Louisiana - Twelve Years a Slave, 2-19-14
✔ 19. Maine - Abide with Me, 4-25-14
✔ 20. Maryland - Breathing Lessons, 9-2-14
✔ 21. Massachusetts - The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of a Serial Impostor, 4-26-14
✔ 22. Michigan - The Banks of Certain Rivers, 1-30-15
✔ 23. Minnesota - Tamarack County, 3-19-14
✔ 24. Mississippi - Sycamore Row, 2-10-14
✔ 25. Missouri - Murder in Little Egypt, 12-26-13
✔ 26. Montana - Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town, 8-29-15
✔ 27. Nebraska - Eleanor & Park, 7-28-14
✔ 28. Nevada - We Are Called to Rise, 1-16-15
✔ 29. New Hampshire - Stella Bain, 6-29-14
✔ 30. New Jersey - The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder, 5-5-14
✔ 31. New Mexico -Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography, 10-3-15
✔ 32. New York - The Dressmaker 12-31-13
✔ 33. North Carolina - Guests on Earth, 8-9-14
✔ 34. North Dakota - The Round House, 3-29-14
✔ 35. Ohio - The Last Runaway, 12-24-14
36. Oklahoma - grapes of wrath
✔ 37. Oregon - Jump into the Sky, 6-4-15
✔ 38. Pennsylvania - I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had: My Year as a Rookie Teacher at Northeast High 1-2-14
39. Rhode Island -
✔ 40. South Carolina - Host by Robin Cook, 3-25-16
41. South Dakota -
✔ 42. Tennessee - The Gravity of Birds, 5-24-14
✔ 43. Texas - 41: A Portrait of My Father, 1-5-15
✔ 44. Utah - My Story, 3-17-15
✔ 45. Vermont - Six Years, 11-11-14
✔ 46. Virginia - Yellow Crocus, 7-14-14
✔ 47. Washington - The Madonnas of Leningrad, 6-10-14
48. West Virginia -
✔ 49. Wisconsin - American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar, 4-5-15
✔ 50. Wyoming - The Meaning of Matthew: My Son's Murder in Laramie, and a World Transformed by Judy Shepard, 11-3-15
✔ 51. Washington D.C. No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, 3-13-14


message 4: by Jkmays (last edited Apr 28, 2016 03:21PM) (new)

Jkmays Continuing challenge to visit 80 countries.

Counter: 40

✔ Afghanistan A Thousand Splendid Suns, 10-8-14

Australia The Husband's Secret 1-6-14, The Rosie Project

Belarus The Family: Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century, 11-8-14

Bosnia & Herzegovina, The Cellist of Sarajevo, 8-12-14

Brazil State of Wonder, 10-20-14

Burma The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, 10-10-15

Burundi Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness 12-20-13

Cambodia Never Fall Down, 10-11-14

Canada A Fatal Grace 12-20-13 (Dear Life: Stories)

China The Bonesetter's Daughter, 5-17-14

Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic), The Lost Wife, 11-1-14

England The Sense of an Ending
1-14-14,Sarum: The Novel of England

France All the Light We Cannot See, 10-26-14

Galapagos Islands, The Story We Find Ourselves in: Further Adventures of a New Kind of Christian by Brian McLaren, 3-17-16

Germany, Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett, 4-28-16

Greece Traveling With Pomegranates: A Mother-Daughter Story, 7-18-15

Greenland Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II, 7-20-14

Iceland Burial Rites 1-24-14

India A Walk Across the Sun, 2-12-15

Indonesia Lost in Shangri-la: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II, 12-23-13 (setting is Dutch Guinea in 1945, now part of Indonesia)

Iraq The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers, 10-19-15

Ireland/Northern Ireland The Disenchanted Widow 12-31-13

Israel, All I Love and Know, by Judith Frank, 3-25-15

Italy The Robe, 9-18-14

Japan The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo, 8-28-15

Kenya Circling the Sun by Paula McLain, 1-18-16

Libya My Accidental Jihad, 8-6-14

Malaysia (Borneo) QB VII by Leon Uris, 11-13-15

Mexico Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande, 3-28-15

Nepal Second Suns: Two Doctors and Their Amazing Quest to Restore Sight and Save Lives, 2-4-15

Nigeria Purple Hibiscus, 12-28-14

North Korea Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West 1-18-14

Pakistan I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban 2-21-14

Poland Sophie's Choice, 10-20-14

Russia City of Thieves 2-25-14

Sweden A Death in Sweden 12-19-15

Thailand (siam 1943) The Narrow Road to the Deep North, 1-25-15

Uganda, Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption by Katie Davis, 8-8-15

Ukraine, The Sky Unwashed, 2-7-15

Zambia, The Garden of Burning Sand by Corbin Addison, 9-19-15

Africa
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
✔ Burundi Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness 12-20-13
Cameroon
Canary Islands
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Comoros
Congo (Republic)
Congo (DRC)
Djibouti
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire)
✔ Kenya Circling the Sun by Paula McLain, 1-18-16
Lesotho
Liberia
✔ Libya My Accidental Jihad, 8-6-14
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Mauritius
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Niger
✔ Nigeria Purple Hibiscus, 12-28-14
Reunion
Rwanda
Sao Tome & Principe
Senegal
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Africa
South Sudan
Sudan
Swaziland
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
✔ Uganda, Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption by Katie Davis, 8-8-15
Western Sahara
✔ Zambia The Garden of Burning Sand by Corbin Addison, 9-19-15
Zimbabwe

Antarctica (Optional Region)

Asia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Brunei
✔ Burma The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, 10-10-15
✔ Cambodia Never Fall Down, 10-11-14
✔ China The Bonesetter's Daughter, 5-17-14
East Timor
Georgia
Hong Kong
✔ India A Walk Across the Sun, 2-12-15
✔ Indonesia Lost in Shangri-la: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II, 12-23-13
✔ Japan The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo, 8-28-15
Kazakhstan
✔ Korea, North Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West 1-18-14
Korea, South
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Macau
✔ Malaysia (Borneo) QB VII by Leon Uris, 11-13-15
Maldives
Mongolia
✔ Nepal Second Suns: Two Doctors and Their Amazing Quest to Restore Sight and Save Lives, 2-4-15
Philippines
Singapore
Sri Lanka
Taiwan
Tajikistan
✔ Thailand (Siam 1943) The Narrow Road to the Deep North, 1-25-15
Tibet
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan
Vietnam

Caribbean
Anguilla
Antigua
Aruba
Bahamas
Barbados
Bermuda (we'll just call it Caribbean)
Bonaire
Cayman Islands
Cuba
Curacao
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Grenada
Guadeloupe
Haiti
Jamaica
Martinique
Montserrat
Puerto Rico
Saba
St. Barth's
St. Eustatius
St. Kitts & Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Maarten
St. Vincent & the Grenadines
Trinidad & Tobago
Turks & Caicos
Virgin Islands (BVI & US)

Europe
Albania
Andorra
Austria
Azores
✔ Belarus The Family: Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century, 11-8-14
Belgium
✔ Bosnia & Herzegovina The Cellist of Sarajevo, 8-12-14
Bulgaria
Channel Islands (Guernsey, Jersey)
Croatia
✔ Czech Republic The Lost Wife, 11-1-14
Denmark
✔ England The Sense of an Ending, 1-14-14 Me Before You, 3-16-14
Estonia
Faeroe Islands
Finland
✔ France All the Light We Cannot See, 10-26-14
✔ Germany Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett, 4-28-16
Gibraltar
✔ Greece Traveling With Pomegranates: A Mother-Daughter Story, 7-18-15
✔ Greenland Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II, 7-20-14
Hungary
✔ Iceland Burial Rites 1-24-14
✔ Ireland / Northern Ireland The Disenchanted Widow 12-31-13
✔ Italy (can also use Sardinia and Sicily separately) The Robe, 9-18-14
Kosovo
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Madeira
Malta
Moldova
Monaco (Monte Carlo)
Montenegro
Netherlands (Holland)
Norway
✔ Poland Sophie's Choice, 10-20-14
Portugal
Romania
✔ Russia City of Thieves2 25 14
San Marino
Scotland
Serbia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain (also Balearic Islands)
✔ Sweden A Death in Sweden by Kevin Wigdall, 12-19-15
Switzerland
✔ Ukraine, The Sky Unwashed, 2-7-15
Vatican City
Wales

Latin America
Argentina
Belize
Bolivia
✔ Brazil State of Wonder, 10-30-14
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Easter Island
Ecuador
El Salvador
Falkland Islands
French Guiana
✔ Galapagos Islands The Story We Find Ourselves in: Further Adventures of a New Kind of Christian by Brian McLaren, 3-17-16
Guatemala
Guyana
Honduras
Nicaragua
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Suriname
Uruguay
Venezuela

The Middle East
✔ Afghanistan A Thousand Splendid Suns, 10-8-14
Bahrain
Cyprus
Iran
✔ Iraq, The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers, 10-19-15
✔ Israel, All I Love and Know by Judith Frank, 3-25-15
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Oman
✔ Pakistan I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban 2-21-14
Palestine
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Syria
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Yemen

North America
✔ Canada A Fatal Grace 12-20-13
✔ Mexico Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande, 3-28-15
USA

Oceania
✔ Australia The Husband's Secret 1-6-14
Cook Islands
Fiji
French Polynesia (incl. Tahiti)
Guam & Wake
Kiribati
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