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ATW in 80 Books World Challenge > Deb - Tourist 2017

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message 1: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert - counting this as the Netherlands


message 2: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments Counting books that I've read in 2017:

2. Ru by Kim Thúy - Vietnam
3. My Not So Perfect Life by Sophia Kinsella - Britain
4. Boundless: Tracing Land and Dream in the New Northwest Passage by Kathleen Winter - Canada (not sure if that counts as traveling since it's home)
5. Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt - US


message 3: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 10583 comments Welcome to the challenge, Deb! You can count your home country toward your total. Happy travels!


message 4: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments Thanks Diane. Enjoying all the book ideas from other countries


message 5: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 7. Germany - All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (counting this as Germany since I have another book I want to count as France)


message 6: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion - Australia (the piece that takes place in Australia proper is small but the characters and the author are Australian)


message 7: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 9. Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard (China). Wonderful true story about a little stray pup


message 8: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 10. About Grace by Anthony Doerr - St. Vincent and the Grenadines (Caribbean)


message 9: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 11. Heidi by Johanna Spyri - Switzerland


message 10: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 12. The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier - Belgium


message 11: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 13. Himself by Jess Kidd. Ireland.


message 12: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 14. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman - Sweden


message 13: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 10583 comments Deb wrote: "14. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman - Sweden"

Deb, as a Tourist, you will have to start back at 1, since it is a new year. You can switch to Circumnavigator to keep your countries from last year. Let me know what you decide.


message 14: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments Thanks Diane - switching to Circumnavigator.


message 15: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 15. The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson. - South Africa


message 16: by Deb (new)

Deb | 21 comments 16. At the Water’s Edge - Sara Gruen - Scotland


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