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message 1: by Jill (last edited Nov 18, 2018 05:39PM) (new)

Jill | 570 comments 2018 Challenge
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✔️A book with the letters A, T & Y in the title: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things
✔️ A book form the first 10 books added to your To Be Read list: Shelter Me
✔️A book from the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards: My Absolute Darling
✔️A book linked by the 4 elements: Book #1 Earth (in title, cover, content, setting, author...): Unaccustomed Earth
✔️ A book about or inspired by real events: Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans
✔️A book originally written in a language other than English: The Girl Who Played with Fire
✔️A gothic novel: The Distant Hours
✔️ An "own voices" book: Behold the Dreamers
✔️ A book with a body part in the title (heart, bones, teeth, skin, blood, etc.): Every Wild Heart
✔️ An author's debut book (their first book to be published): Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
✔️A literary fiction: Lincoln in the Bardo
✔️ A book set in Africa or South America: A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story
✔️A book with a plot centered around a secret (forbidden love, spies, secret societies, etc.): The Life She Was Given


message 2: by Jill (last edited Jul 14, 2018 05:21PM) (new)

Jill | 570 comments ✔️A book linked by the 4 elements: Book #2 Fire: Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
✔️A book with a unique format/writing structure: The Book of Daniel
✔️A narrative nonfiction: The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir
✔️ A book you expect to make you laugh: Bossypants
✔️A book with a location in the title: Brooklyn
✔️A book nominated for the Edgar Award or by a Grand master author: The Wicked Girls
✔️A book rated 5 stars by at least one of your friends: America's First Daughter
✔️A book written in first person perspective: Ginny Moon
✔️A book you have high expectations or hope for: Little Bee
✔️A medical or legal thriller: The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
✔️A book with a map: The Name of the Wind
✔️A book with an antagonist/villain point of view: You
✔️A book with a text only cover: Since We Fell


message 3: by Jill (last edited Sep 07, 2018 06:34PM) (new)

Jill | 570 comments ✔️A book about surviving a hardship (war, famine, major disasters, serious illness, etc.): Isaacs Storm
✔️4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #3 Water: Walk on Water: The Miracle of Saving Children's Lives
✔️A book with a "Clue" weapon on the cover or title (lead pipe, revolver, rope, candlestick, dagger, wrench): Let the Great World Spin
✔️ A short book: News of the World
✔️A book set in a country you'd like to visit but have never been to: Picnic at Hanging Rock
✔️An alternative history book: Never Let Me Go
✔️A book connected (title, cover, content) to a word "born" in the same year as you: Hum If You Don’t Know the Words
✔️ A suggestion from the ATY 2018 polls, that didn't win but was a polarizing or close call: The World Without You
✔️A book featuring a murder: The Cuckoo's Calling
✔️A book published in the last 3 years (2016, 2017, 2018) by an author you haven't read before: Sing, Unburied, Sing
✔️A Women's Prize for Fiction winner or nominee: We Need to Talk About Kevin
✔️ A science book or science fiction book: The Fall of Hyperion
✔️ A book with a form of punctuation in the title: Blood, Bones, and Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef


message 4: by Jill (last edited Nov 18, 2018 05:40PM) (new)

Jill | 570 comments ✔️A book from Amazon's 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime list: The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
✔️A book by an author with the same first and last initials: My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues
✔️A book that takes place on, in, or underwater: A Bridge Across the Ocean
✔️A book with a title that is a whole sentence: Everything Here Is Beautiful
✔️A ghost story: Second Glance
✔️A book that intimidates/scares you: The Pillars of the Earth
✔️ 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #4 Air: A Breath of Fresh Air
✔️ A book where the main character (or author) is of a different ethnic origin, religion, or sexual identity than your own: Little Fires Everywhere
✔️ A book related to one of the 7 deadly sins (pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath, sloth): The Paris Architect
✔️A book from one of the Goodreads Best Books of the Month list: Lilac Girls
✔️A book with a warm atmosphere (centered on family, friendship, love or summer): Wonder
✔️An award winning short story or short story collection: Interpreter of Maladies
✔️A book published in 2018: That Kind of Mother


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