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Jessica (seejessread) | 144 comments The 2017 List


1. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2016
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer The Princess Saves Herself in this One by Amanda Lovelace
2. A book with at least 2 perspectives (multiple points of view)
Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1) by Leigh Bardugo The 5th Wave (The 5th Wave, #1) by Rick Yancey The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
3. A book you meant to read in 2016
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1) by Jojo Moyes My Life in France by Julia Child
4. A title that doesn't contain the letter "E"
Don't Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout
5. A historical fiction
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) by Elizabeth Wein The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9) by Philippa Gregory
6. A book being released as a movie in 2017
The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7) by Jo Nesbø Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
7. A book with an animal on the cover or in the title
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen Life of Pi by Yann Martel
8. A book written by a person of color
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling I Am Malala The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai Born a Crime Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
9. A book in the middle of your To Be Read list
Payback Time by Carl Deuker
10. A dual-timeline novel
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter Maybe in Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon
11. A category from another challenge
Season in the Title
The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon The Summer I Learned to Dive by Shannon McCrimmon Someone Else's Summer by Rachel Bateman The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare Wintersong (Wintersong, #1) by S. Jae-Jones
12. A book based on a myth
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2) by Rick Riordan The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1) by Rick Riordan The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo, #1) by Rick Riordan Kraken by China Miéville
13. A book recommended by one of your favorite authors
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14. A book with a strong female character
Vengeance Road (Vengeance Road, #1) by Erin Bowman How to Be a Bawse A Guide to Conquering Life by Lilly Singh Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth Room by Emma Donoghue
15. A book written or set in Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Iceland) Beartown by Fredrik Backman And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer by Fredrik Backman The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen
16. A mystery
Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10) by Agatha Christie The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot, #1) by Agatha Christie Gaudy Night (Lord Peter Wimsey, #12) by Dorothy L. Sayers
17. A book with illustrations
The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh, #2) by A.A. Milne
18. A really long book (600+ pages)
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke Battle Royale by Koushun Takami The Giver Quartet (The Giver #1-4) by Lois Lowry Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
19. A New York Times best-seller
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson Why Buddhism is True The Science and Philosophy of Enlightenment by Robert Wright Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur Everything I Never Told You
20. A book that you've owned for a while but haven't gotten around to reading
The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, #1) by Helene Wecker Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1) by Kristin Cashore The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
21. A book that is a continuation of a book you've already read
The Fallout (The Compound, #2) by S.A. Bodeen Undercurrent (Siren, #2) by Tricia Rayburn UnWholly (Unwind, #2) by Neal Shusterman
22. A book by an author you haven't read before

23. A book from the BBC "The Big Read" list
Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1) by A.A. Milne
24. A book written by at least two authors
Let it Snow by John Green
25. A book about a famous historical figure
Wolf by Wolf (Wolf by Wolf, #1) by Ryan Graudin My Life in France by Julia Child
26. An adventure book
The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
27. A book by one of your favorite authors
UnWholly (Unwind, #2) by Neal Shusterman Scythe (Arc of a Scythe, #1) by Neal Shusterman Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman Chasing Forgiveness by Neal Shusterman
28. A non-fiction
Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick
29. A book published outside the 4 major publishing houses (Simon & Schuster; HarperCollins; Penguin Random House; Hachette Livre) - check all the editions
Doctor Who The Crawling Terror by Mike Tucker
30. A book from Goodreads Top 100 YA Books
The Giver (The Giver, #1) by Lois Lowry The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Looking for Alaska by John Green Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1) by Kristin Cashore Ruby Red by Linzi Glass Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) by Elizabeth Wein The 5th Wave (The 5th Wave, #1) by Rick Yancey The Darkest Minds (The Darkest Minds, #1) by Alexandra Bracken
31. A book from a sub-genre of your favorite genre
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
32. A book with a long title (5+ words, excluding subtitle)
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman The Smell of Other People's Houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant Ginder
33. A magical realism novel
The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, #1) by Helene Wecker The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton Chocolat (Chocolat, #1) by Joanne Harris Garden Spells (Waverley Family, #1) by Sarah Addison Allen
34. A book set in or by an author from the Southern Hemisphere
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz Tomorrow, When the War Began (Tomorrow, #1) by John Marsden Whatever You Do, Don't Run True Tales Of A Botswana Safari Guide by Peter Allison
35. A book where one of the main characters is royalty
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1) by Kristin Cashore The Runaway Princess (Runaway Princess, #1) by Kate Coombs The Runaway Princess by Hester Browne Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1) by Marissa Meyer Snow Like Ashes (Snow Like Ashes, #1) by Sara Raasch Stitching Snow by R.C. Lewis
36. A Hugo Award winner or nominee
The Geek Feminist Revolution by Kameron Hurley The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison Paper Girls, Vol. 1 (Paper Girls, #1) by Brian K. Vaughan
37. A book you choose randomly

38. A novel inspired by a work of classic literature
The Innocents by Francesca Segal Lavinia by Ursula K. Le Guin The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood Railsea by China Miéville Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel
39. An epistolary fiction
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) by Elizabeth Wein The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis Letters from Father Christmas by J.R.R. Tolkien The Divorce Papers by Susan Rieger
40. A book published in 2017
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas The Bear and the Nightingale (The Winternight Trilogy #1) by Katherine Arden Carve the Mark (Carve the Mark, #1) by Veronica Roth The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz
41. A book with an unreliable narrator
Room by Emma Donoghue
42. A best book of the 21st century (so far)

43. A book with a chilling atmosphere (scary, unsettling, cold)
The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7) by Jo Nesbø Ice Hunt by James Rollins How to Hang a Witch (How to Hang a Witch, #1) by Adriana Mather It by Stephen King Deadfall Hotel by Steve Rasnic Tem
44. A recommendation from "What Should I Read Next"

45. A book with a one-word title
Need by Joelle Charbonneau Feed (Newsflesh Trilogy, #1) by Mira Grant Scythe (Arc of a Scythe, #1) by Neal Shusterman Wonder by R.J. Palacio Ungifted by Gordon Korman
46. A time travel novel
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1) by Madeleine L'Engle The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1) by Jasper Fforde A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1) by Deborah Harkness The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North The Devil's Arithmetic by Jane Yolen Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
47. A past suggestion that didn't win

48. A banned book
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
49. A book from someone else's bookshelf
50. A Penguin Modern Classic - any edition
The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams The Periodic Table by Primo Levi The Pearl by John Steinbeck
51. A collection (e.g. essays, short stories, poetry, plays)
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris We Are Never Meeting In Real Life by Samantha Irby
52. A book set in a fictional location
Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2) by Leigh Bardugo


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Jessica (seejessread) | 144 comments 2017 Selections Read

19/52 Completed

My realistic goal due to late start
19/30

1. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2016
The Princess Saves Herself in this One (Women are Some Kind of Magic, #1) by Amanda Lovelace 1/16
2. A book with at least 2 perspectives (multiple points of view)
Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1) by Leigh Bardugo 10/07
3. A book you meant to read in 2016
4. A title that doesn't contain the letter "E"
Don't Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout 03/05
5. A historical fiction
6. A book being released as a movie in 2017
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher 03/31
7. A book with an animal on the cover or in the title
8. A book written by a person of color
🔮 Born a Crime Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah 12/16
9. A book in the middle of your To Be Read list
Payback Time by Carl Deuker 03/04
10. A dual-timeline novel
Maybe in Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid 06/30
11. A category from another challenge
12. A book based on a myth
13. A book recommended by one of your favorite authors
14. A book with a strong female character
Captain Marvel (Marvel NOW!) #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick 10/15
15. A book written or set in Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Iceland)
The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen 06/30
16. A mystery
Final Girls by Riley Sager 12/06
17. A book with illustrations
The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh, #2) by A.A. Milne 06/10
18. A really long book (600+ pages)
19. A New York Times best-seller
20. A book that you've owned for a while but haven't gotten around to reading
21. A book that is a continuation of a book you've already read
The Fallout (The Compound, #2) by S.A. Bodeen 04/20
22. A book by an author you haven't read before
23. A book from the BBC "The Big Read" list
Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1) by A.A. Milne 06/06
24. A book written by at least two authors
25. A book about a famous historical figure
26. An adventure book
27. A book by one of your favorite authors
Chasing Forgiveness by Neal Shusterman 10/15
28. A non-fiction
🔮 Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick 01/16
29. A book published outside the 4 major publishing houses (Simon & Schuster; HarperCollins; Penguin Random House; Hachette Livre) - check all the editions
Doctor Who The Crawling Terror by Mike Tucker 06/04
30. A book from Goodreads Top 100 YA Books
31. A book from a sub-genre of your favorite genre
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline 09/03
32. A book with a long title (5+ words, excluding subtitle)
The Smell of Other People's Houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock 09/21
33. A magical realism novel
34. A book set in or by an author from the Southern Hemisphere
35. A book where one of the main characters is royalty
36. A Hugo Award winner or nominee
37. A book you choose randomly
38. A novel inspired by a work of classic literature
39. An epistolary fiction
40. A book published in 2017
41. A book with an unreliable narrator
Room by Emma Donoghue 08/07
42. A best book of the 21st century (so far)
43. A book with a chilling atmosphere (scary, unsettling, cold)
44. A recommendation from "What Should I Read Next"
45. A book with a one-word title
Figment by Jim Zub 10/15
46. A time travel novel
47. A past suggestion that didn't win
48. A banned book
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 05/31
49. A book from someone else's bookshelf
50. A Penguin Modern Classic - any edition
51. A collection (e.g. essays, short stories, poetry, plays)
52. A book set in a fictional location

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