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Carri | 316 comments 2017 Personal Challenge: 51-100
Carri R. 100 Books in 2017
Duration: January 1st, 2017 - December 31st, 2017

100 Books is 2017
89/100
1. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
2. Blue by Danielle Steel
Blue by Danielle Steel
3. The Selection by Kiera Cass
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
4. The Mountains Between Us by Charles Martin
The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin
5. The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass
The Elite (The Selection, #2) by Kiera Cass
6. Curious George Gets a Medal (Curious George Original
Adventures)
by H.A. Rey
Curious George Gets a Medal by H.A. Rey
7. Winnie the Pooh by Walt Disney Company
Winnie the Pooh by Walt Disney Company /15/17
It's About Your Husband by Lauren Lipton
9. The One (The Selection #3) by Kiera Cass
The One (The Selection, #3) by Kiera Cass
10. Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
11. Midnight Clear (Callahan Garrity Mystery #7)
by Kathy Hogan Trocheck, Mary Kay Andrews
Midnight Clear (Callahan Garrity Mystery, #7) by Kathy Hogan Trocheck
13. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
14. Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
15. The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
16. The Favorite (The Selection #2.6) by Kiera Cass
The Favorite (The Selection, #3.5) by Kiera Cass
17. The Princess and the Peas by Caryl Hart,
The Princess and the Peas by Caryl Hart
18. The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes,
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
19. The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
20. The BFG by Roald Dahl,
The BFG by Roald Dahl
21. She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
22. If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) by Betty White
If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) by Betty White
23. Matched (Matched #1) by Ally Condie 02/04/017
Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
24. A Theory of Relativity by Jacquelyn Mitchard 02/06/17
A Theory of Relativity by Jacquelyn Mitchard
25. The Last Letter from Your Lover by JoJo Moyes
The Last Letter from Your Lover by Jojo Moyes
26. Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
27. Over the Fence by Melanie Moreland
Over the Fence by Melanie Moreland
28. The Lost Husband by Katherine Center
The Lost Husband by Katherine Center
29. The Andy Cohen Diaries by Andy Cohen
The Andy Cohen Diaries A Deep Look at a Shallow Year by Andy Cohen
30. The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas
The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas
31. Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
32. Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
33. The Light Between Oceans
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
34. Big Girl Panties by Stephanie
Big Girl Panties by Stephanie Evanovich
35. 84, Charing, Cross Road by Helene Hanff
84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
36. The Vacationers by Emma Straub
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
37. Flunked by Jen Calonita
Flunked (Fairy Tale Reform School, #1) by Jen Calonita
38. There Is No F*cking Secret: Letters from a Badass Bitch by Kelly Osbourne
There Is No F*cking Secret Letters from a Badass Bitch by Kelly Osbourne
39. Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic
by Martha N. Beck
Expecting Adam A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic by Martha N. Beck
40. Someone Elses Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
Someone Else's Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
41. Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
42. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
43. Dumplin by Julie Murphy
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1) by Julie Murphy
44. The Box-Car Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
The Box-Car Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
45. Landline by Rainbow Rowell
Landline by Rainbow Rowell
46. Grandma Gatewood's Walk by Ben Montgomery
Grandma Gatewood's Walk The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery
47. Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley
Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley
48. My Name is Lucy Barton
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
49. Viola in Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani
Viola in Reel Life (Viola #1) by Adriana Trigiani
50. The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
51. Leave Me by by Gayle Forman
Leave Me by Gayle Forman
52. Winter Street (Winter, #1) by Elin Hilderbrand
Winter Street (Winter, #1) by Elin Hilderbrand
53. The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
54. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
55. The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss by Anderson Cooper
The Rainbow Comes and Goes A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss by Anderson Cooper
56. The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
57. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
58. The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
59. The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
60. The Spellman Files (The Spellmans, #1) by Lisa Lutz
The Spellman Files (The Spellmans, #1) by Lisa Lutz
61. Curse of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #2) by Lisa Lutz
Curse of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #2) by Lisa Lutz
62. Revenge of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #3) by Lisa Lutz
Revenge of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #3) by Lisa Lutz
63. Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
64 Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
65. Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
66. Weezer Changes the World by David McPhail
Weezer Changes the World by David McPhail
67. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
68. Stretch by Doreen Cronin
Stretch by Doreen Cronin
69. The Best Pet of All by David LaRochelle
The Best Pet of All by David LaRochelle
70. The Five Chinese Brothers by Claire Huchet Bishop
The Five Chinese Brothers by Claire Huchet Bishop
71. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
72. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr.
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr.
73. A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon
A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon
74. The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack
The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack
75. Stone Soup by Marcia Brown
Stone Soup by Marcia Brown
76. The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
77. Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
78. Vintage by Susan Gloss
Vintage by Susan Gloss
79. Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz by Eva Mozes Kor
Surviving the Angel of Death The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz by Eva Mozes Kor
80. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
81. Young Jane Young by by Gabrielle Zevin
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin
82 The Hotel Riviera by Elizabeth Adler
The Hotel Riviera by Elizabeth Adler
83. The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
PAGES - 304 - Total pages read 21,582
84. Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts by Lucy Dillon
Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts by Lucy Dillon
PAGES 420 - Total pages read 22,002
85. The Night Garden by Lisa Van Allen
The Night Garden by Lisa Van Allen
352 pages TOTAL PAGES READ 22354
86. The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
305 pages TOTAL PAGES READ 22659
The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
87. The Witches by Roald Dahl
208 PAGES TOTAL PAGES READ :
The Witches by Roald Dahl
88. The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro
464 pages TOTAL PAGES READ: 23331
The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro
89. The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
503 pages TOTAL PAGES READ: 23834
The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
90. The Paying Guest by Sarah Waters
91 The Book of Seculatin by Erik Swyler
92 Anne Of Green Gable by L. M. Mongomery
93. The Girl Who Drink the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
94. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
95. Good People Everywhere by by Lynea Gillen
96. Shmulik Paints the Town by Lisa Rose
97. Winnie - the - Phooh by A.A. Milne
98. One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
99. Still Life with Elephants by Judy Reene Singer
100. My Grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry by Fredrik Backman
Turn the Pages
MGS 331


message 2: by Carri (last edited Nov 01, 2017 08:03PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments A-Z Reading Challenge
Duration: January 1st, 2017 - December 31st, 2017
20/ 26 Completed
Date Completed:
A: Afghanistan - Blue by Danielle Steel 01/10/17
Blue by Danielle Steel
B: Boston The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
C: Charleston, SC Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman

D:

E: Egypt - The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 01/09/17
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
F: Fairbanks Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
G: Georgia, Atlanta Someone Elses Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
Someone Else's Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
H: Hollywood - Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
I: Illea - The Selection by Kiera Cass 01/13/17
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
J: Janus Rock The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
K: Kansas The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas
The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas
L: London The BFG by Roald Dahl
The BFG by Roald Dahl
M: Mallocca, Spain The Vacationers by Emma Straub
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
N: New Jersey Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
O: Oria Province - Matched by Allie Condie
Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
P Parma, Italy Playing for Pizza
Playing for Pizza by John Grisham

Q

R Red River Gorge, Kentucky  Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
S: Sweden A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
T: Texas The Lost Husband by Katherine Center
The Lost Husband by Katherine Center
U: Utah, The Uinta Mountains - The Mountains Between Us by Charles Martin 01/14/17
The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

V:

W: Wisconsin - A Theory of Relativity by Jacquelyn Mitchard
A Theory of Relativity by Jacquelyn Mitchard

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message 3: by Carri (new)

Carri | 316 comments Around the World Through Language
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message 4: by Carri (last edited Jun 12, 2017 03:54PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments BINGO
COMPLETED 06/12/17


I am in for 2 ( 10 books)
COMPLETED
10/10
1ST Bingo
1.Biography - If You Ask Me by Betty White
2. YA Fantasy - The Selection
3. Adventure - The Alchemist
4. Coming of Age - Are You There God It's Me Margaret
5. Family Saga - A Theory of Relativity

2nd. Bingo
1. Biography - Grandma Gatewoods Walk
2.YA FANTASY - Matched
3. ADVENTURE - The Mountains Between Us by Charles Martin 01/14/17
4. Coming of Age - Viola in Reel Life
5.Family Saga - My Name is Lucy Barton


message 5: by Carri (last edited Oct 26, 2017 07:38PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments BOOK RIOT'S READ HARDER CHALLENGE 2017
Duration: January 1st - December 31st 2017
MESSAGE 80
update - 10/26/17

11/10
1. Read a book about sports. Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
2. Read a debut novel.
The Selection by Kiera Cass
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
3. Read a book about books. The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
4. Read a book set in Central or South America, written by a Central or South American author.
5. Read a book by an immigrant or with a central immigration narrative.
6. Read an all-ages comic.
7. Read a book published between 1900 and 1950.
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes,
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
8. Read a travel memoir.
9. Read a book you’ve read before. She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
10. Read a book that is set within 100 miles of your location. Viola in Reel Life (Viola #1) by Adriana Trigiani 
Viola in Reel Life (Viola #1) by Adriana Trigiani
by Adriana Trigiani
11. Read a book that is set more than 5000 miles from your
location.
The Alchemistby Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
12. Read a fantasy novel. Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
13. Read a nonfiction book about technology.
14. Read a book about war.
Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz by Eva Mozes Kor
Surviving the Angel of Death The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz by Eva Mozes Kor
15. Read a YA or middle grade novel by an author who identifies as LGBTQ+.
Dumplin by Julie Murphy
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1) by Julie Murphy
16. Read a book that has been banned or frequently challenged in your country.
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
17. Read a classic by an author of color.
18. Read a superhero comic with a female lead.
19. Read a book in which a character of color goes on a spiritual journey (From Daniel José Older, author of Salsa Nocturna, the Bone Street Rumba urban fantasy series, and YA novel Shadowshaper)
20. Read an LGBTQ+ romance novel (From Sarah MacLean, author of ten bestselling historical romance novels)
21. Read a book published by a micropress. (From Roxane Gay, bestselling author of Ayiti, An Untamed State, Bad Feminist, Marvel’s World of Wakanda, and the forthcoming Hunger and Difficult Women)
22. Read a collection of stories by a woman. (From Celeste Ng, author Everything I Never Told You and the forthcoming Little Fires Everywhere)
23. Read a collection of poetry in translation on a theme other than love. (From Ausma Zehanat Khan, author of the Esa Khattak/Rachel Getty mystery series, including The Unquiet Dead, The Language of Secrets, and the forthcoming Among the Ruins)
24. Read a book wherein all point-of-view characters are people of color. (From Jacqueline Koyanagi, author of sci-fi novel Ascension)


message 6: by Carri (last edited Nov 01, 2017 08:15PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments Completed 06/19/17
COLOR CHALLENGE
Please update message 117
15/15 completed
Duration: January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017

1. Read a book with "White" or any shade of white in the cover (ivory, cream, bone, etc...).
The One (The Selection, #3) by Kiera Cass
2. Read a book with "Pink" or any shade of pink in the cover (rose, magenta, salmon, etc...).
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
3. Read a book with "Red" or any shade of red in the cover (maroon, brick, scarlet, etc...).
If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) by Betty White
4. Read a book with "Orange" or any shade of orange in the cover (apricot, ginger, carrot, etc...).
The Elite (The Selection, #2) by Kiera Cass
5. Read a book with "Yellow" or any shade of yellow in the cover (blond, chartreuse, canary, etc...).
Landline by Rainbow Rowell
6. Read a book with "Green" or any shade of green in the cover (sage, lime, jade, etc...).
The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
7. Read a book with "Light Blue" or any shade of light blue in the cover (teal, sky, cerulean, etc...).
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
8. Read a book with "Dark Blue" or any shade of dark blue in the cover (indigo, denim, navy, etc...).
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
9. Read a book with "Purple" or any shade of purple in the cover (lavender, plum, orchid, etc...).
The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
10. Read a book with "Brown" or any shade of brown in the cover (tan, mahogany, coffee, etc...).
Over the Fence by Melanie Moreland
11. Read a book with "Black" or any shade of black in the cover (grey, slate, coal, etc...).
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1) by Julie Murphy
12. Read a book with a Metallic coor in the cover (gold, silver, bronze, etc...).
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
13. Read a book with at least 5 colors on the cover.
The Lost Husband by Katherine Center
14. Read a book with a color in the title of the book.
Blue by Danielle Steel
15. Read a book with a word describing colors in the title (rainbow, stripes, polka dots, ect...).
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman


message 7: by Carri (last edited Nov 11, 2017 07:39PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments THE LISTOPIA CHALLENGE
5 LIST 5 BOOKS EACH 25 TOTAL
(0/25)

MGS 95

List 1 - COMPLETE
5/5
The best books published during the 2010's decade (2010 - 2019)}.
https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/4093
1. The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
2. Matched (Matched, #1)by Ally Condie
3. The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
4. Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
5. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman


LIST 2
4/5
Goodreads Picks for Tournament of Books 2017
https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/9...
1. My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout 
2. Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley
3. The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
4. The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon 
5.
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon


LIST 3
4/5
Reese Witherspoon's Book Club
http://www.listchallenges.com/reese-w...
1. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
2. Yes Please by Amy Poehler
3. Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
4. The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
5.

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman Yes Please by Amy Poehler Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

LIST 4. COMPLETE
5/5
Lisat Challenges, Popular Book Club Reads
http://www.listchallenges.com/200-boo...
1. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
2. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
3. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
4. The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
5. She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb

LIST 5 COMPLETE
12/05
5 from
Books Every Kid Should Read
https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/8...
1. Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
2. If You Give a Mouse A Cookie by by Laura Joffe Numeroff
3. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr.
4. Oh the Places You'll Go by Dr. Seuss
5. The Big BFG by Roald Dahl
6. A Bad Case Of Stripes by David Shannon
7. Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume"
8. The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
9. Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
10. The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
11. The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack
12. The Five Chinese Brothers by Claire Huchet Bishop
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss The BFG by Roald Dahl A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack The Five Chinese Brothers by Claire Huchet Bishop


message 8: by Carri (last edited Nov 11, 2017 09:09PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments MODERN MRS: DARCY CHALLENGE 2017
14/12 COMPLETE
1. A book you chose for the cover
The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin 
The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin
2. A book with reputation for being un-put-down-able
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
3. A book set somewhere you've never been but would like to visit
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
4. A book you've already read
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
5. A juicy memoir -
There Is No F*cking Secret: Letters from a Badass Bitch Kelly Osborn
There Is No F*cking Secret Letters from a Badass Bitch by Kelly Osbourne
6. A book about books or reading
The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
7. A book in a genre you usually avoid
The Selection by Kiera Cass 01/13/17
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
8. A book you don't want to admit you're dying to read
The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year by Andy Cohen
The Andy Cohen Diaries A Deep Look at a Shallow Year by Andy Cohen
9. A book in the backlist of a new favorite author
10. A book recommended by someone with great taste
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
11. A book you were exited to buy or borrow, but haven't read yet
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1) by Julie Murphy
Dumplin' (Dumplin', #1) by Julie Murphy
12. A book about a topic or subject you already love
Reading for Growth:
1. A Newberry Award winner or Honor book
2013 Medal Winner: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
2. A book in translation
3. A book that's more than 600 pages
4. A book of poetry, a play, or an essay collection
5. A book of any genre that addresses current events
6. An immigration story
The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
7. A book published before you were born
8. Three books by the same author
The Spellman Files (The Spellmans #1) by Lisa Lutz
Curse of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #2) by Lisa Lutz
Revenge of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #3) by Lisa Lutz
The Spellman Files (The Spellmans, #1) by Lisa Lutz Curse of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #2) by Lisa Lutz
Revenge of the Spellmans (The Spellmans, #3) by Lisa Lutz
9. A book by an #ownvoices or#diversebooiks author
10. A book with an unreliable narrator or ambiguous ending
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
11. A book nominatied for an award in 2017
12. A Pulitizer Prize or National Book Award Winner


message 9: by Carri (last edited Nov 04, 2017 01:08AM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments MY FAVORITE THINGS
0/20
1. My favorite fiction book is:

2. My favorite non-fiction is: ____________________

3. My favorite author is: ____________________

4. My favorite genre is: ____________________

5. My favorite fairy/folk tale is: ____________________

6. My favorite male book character is: ____________________

7. My favorite female book character is: ____________________

8. My favorite song is: ____________________

9. My favorite movie is: ____________________

10. My favorite television show is: ____________________

11. My favorite color is: Red

12. My favorite real animal is: DOG
The Art of Racing in the Rain by by Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

13. My favorite talking animal is: ____________________

14. My favorite number is: 5
The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin

15. My favorite food is: ____________________

16. My favorite real place to visit is: ____________________

17. My favorite book land to visit is: ____________________

18. My favorite month is: ____________________

19. My favorite quote is: ____________________

20. My favorite non-book hobby is: Cooking


message 10: by Carri (last edited Oct 26, 2017 07:49PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments POPSUGAR CHALLENGE
Ill do 30 POPSUGAR 2017 READING CHALLENGE
36/30

MGS 212
update on 10/26/17
1. A boo/k recommended by a librarian
The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
The Midwife of Hope River by Patricia Harman
2. A that's been on your TBR list for way too long
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 01/09/17
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
3. A book of letters
84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
4. An audiobook
Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
Manhunt by Janet Evanovich
5. A book by a person of color
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
6. A book with one of the four seasons in the title
Winter Street (Winter, #1) by Elin Hilderbrand
Winter Street (Winter, #1) by Elin Hilderbrand

7. A book that is a story within a story
8. A book with multiple authors
9. An espionage thriller
10. A book with a cat on the cover
11. A book with an author who uses a pseudonym

12. A bestseller from a genre you don't normally read
Matched by Ally Condie
Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie
13. A book by or about a person who has a disability
Ginny Moon - by Benjamin Ludwig
Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
14. A book involving travel
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
15. A book with a subtitle
Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail
Grandma Gatewood's Walk The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery
16. A book that's published in 2017
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
17. A book involving a mythical creature
The BFG by Roald Dahl
The BFG by Roald Dahl
18. A book you've read before that never fails to make you smile
The Box Car Children by by Gertrude Chandler Warner
The Box-Car Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner

19. A book about food
20. A book with career advice

21. A book from a nonhuman perspective
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
22. A steampunk novel
23. A book with a red spine
The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
24. A book set in the wilderness
The Mountains Between Us - By Charles Martin 01/14/17
The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin
25. A book you loved as a child
Curious George Gets a Medal by H.A. Rey
Curious George Gets Medal Lyubopytnyy Dzhordzh poluchaet medal In Russian by Rei Kh.
26. A book by an author from a country you've never visited
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
27. A book with a title that's a character's name
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

28. A novel set during wartime

29. A book with an unreliable narrator
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
30. A book with pictures
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

31. A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you

32. A book about an interesting woman
If You Ask Me by Betty White
If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) by Betty White
33. A book set in two different time periods
The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
34. A book with a month or day of the week in the title
35. A book set in a hotel
36. A book written by someone you admire
The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss by Anderson Cooper
The Rainbow Comes and Goes A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss by Anderson Cooper
37. A book that's becoming a movie in 2017
Our Souls at Night by Ken Haruf
Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

38. A book set around a holiday other than Christmas

39. The first book in a series you haven't read before
The Secection by Kiera Cass 01/13/17
The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass
40. A book you bought on a trip
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

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41. A book recommended by an author you love

42. A bestseller from 2016
Blue by Danielle Steel
Blue by Danielle Steel
43. A book with a family-member term in the title
The Aviator's Wife by by Melanie Benjamin
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
44. A book that takes place over a character's life span
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
45. A book about an immigrant or refugee
The Sun is Also a Star by by Nicola Yoon
The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

46. A book from a genre/subgenre you've never heard of
47. A book with an eccentric character
48. A book that's more than 800 pages

49 A book you got from a used book sale
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman

50. A book that's been mentioned in another book
51. A book about a difficult topic
52. A book based on mythology


message 11: by Carri (last edited Nov 04, 2017 06:46PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments THE TBR RANDOMISER CHALLENGE
5/10

MSG 104
1. Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman
2. Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts by Lucy Dillon
3. The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
4. The Witches by Roald Dahl
5. Someone Else's Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson
6. Night Garden by Lisa Van Allen
7. The School of Essential Ingredients by Erica Bauermeister
8. My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman
9. The Finishing Touches by Hester Browne
10. The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro

Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts by Lucy Dillon The Gift by Cecelia Ahern The Witches by Roald Dahl Someone Else's Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson The Night Garden by Lisa Van Allen


message 12: by Carri (last edited Oct 26, 2017 08:21PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments TOP TEN FAVES
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1. The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
2. Matilda
3. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
4. Anne of Green Gables
5. My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
6. The Book of Speculation


message 13: by Carri (last edited Jun 12, 2017 07:50PM) (new)

Carri | 316 comments CLEAR ALL YOUR BOOKSHELVES CHALLENGE
DURATION: APRIL 1, 2017 to JUNE 30, 2017

5/5
1. Read a book that you borrowed from a friend and want to return when finished.
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
2. Read a book that you have had for two+ years and haven't started.
The Diary of Mattie Spenser by Sandra Dallas
The Diary of Mattie Spenser by Sandra Dallas
3. Read a book you have started, set aside for awhile, and now want to finish.
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
4. Read a book that you own that will help towards a yearly challenge.
Looking for Me. By Beth Hoffman
Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman
5. Read a book from your shelf then donate it to your local Little Free Library, church, shelters, Goodwill, etc.
It's About Your Husband by Lauren Lipton
It's About Your Husband by Lauren Lipton


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Carri | 316 comments Classic's
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Carri | 316 comments Caldecott Medal
Man Booker Prize
National Book Award
Newbery Medal
The Pulitzer Prize
Hugo & Nebula Awards
Eisner Award


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