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message 1: by Stella (last edited Dec 29, 2017 07:28AM) (new)

Stella I just joined this club, and of course, the first thing I decide to do is over plan my 2018. Let's see if I can read them all! Let's go!

1. A book with the letters A, T & Y in the title: City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4) by Cassandra Clare
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2. A book from the first 10 books added to your To Be Read list (I don't have this one on Goodreads yet, but it's in a big pile in my room): Ulvepige by Helle Ryding
Ulvepige (Klintespind, #2) by Helle Ryding
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3. A book from the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer, #1) by Laini Taylor
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4. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #1 Earth (in title, cover, content, setting, author...): Seks skøre sælhunde by Berit Lynge Nielsen
Seks skøre sælhunde by Berit Lynge Nielsen
This book is about girl scouts, so I thought that it would count (I don't think it's translated to English).
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5. A book about or inspired by real events: Træl og Fri by Leif Esper Andersen
Træl og Fri by Leif Esper Andersen
I don't know whether this is translated either.
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6. A book originally written in a language other than English: Snedkerens Hemmelighed by Eva Egeskjold
Snedkerens Hemmelighed (Næslandet #3) by Eva Egeskjold
I'm pretty sure this doesn't have a translation yet, but as amazing as the series is I think it'll get one pretty soon.
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7. A gothic novel: The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
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8. An "own voices" book: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
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9. A book with a body part in the title (heart, bones, teeth, skin, blood, etc): Viridians blod by Lene Kaaberbøl
Viridians blod (Vildheks #2) by Lene Kaaberbøl
The word 'blod' means blood.
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10. An author's debut book (their first book to be published): Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
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11. A literary fiction: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
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12. A book set in Africa or South America: Den afrikanske forbandelse by Kim Langer
Den afrikanske forbandelse by Kim Langer
This book hasn't been translated to English.
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13. A book with a plot centred around a secret (forbidden love, spies, secret societies, etc): City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare
City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5) by Cassandra Clare
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14. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #2 Fire: Ildprøven by Lene Kaaberbøl
Ildprøven (Vildheks, #1) by Lene Kaaberbøl
Ildprøven means the fire trial.
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15. A book with a unique format/writing structure: Er I Der? by Anne-Marie Donslund, Glenn Ringtved, Alberte Winding and Daniel Zimakoff
Er I Der? by Anne-Marie Donslund
This story is told through Facebook messages.
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17. A book you expect to make you laugh: Balladen om den forsvundne mumie by Dennis Jürgensen
Balladen om den forsvundne mumie (Freddy-serien #1) by Dennis Jürgensen
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18. A book with a location in the title: Dværgen fra Normandiet by Lars-Henrik Olsen
Dværgen fra Normandiet (Dværgen fra Normandiet #1) by Lars-Henrik Olsen
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19. A book nominated for the Edgar Award or by a Grand master author (books & authors): Frøken Smillas fornemmelse for sne by Peter Høeg
Frøken Smillas fornemmelse for sne by Peter Høeg
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20. A book rated 5 stars by at least one of your friends

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

21. A book written in first person perspective

Vildheks: Kimæras Hævn by Lene Kaaberbøl

22. A book you have high expectations or hope for

City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

23. A medical or legal thriller

? (Looking for recommendations)

24. A book with a map

The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien

25. A book with an antagonist/villain point of view

American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis

26. A book with a text-only cover

Warcross by Marie Lu

27. A book about surviving a hardship (war, famine, major disasters, serious illness, etc)

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

28. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #3 Water

Hestestormen by Franz Berliner

29. A book with a "Clue" weapon on the cover or title (lead pipe, revolver, rope, candlestick, dagger, wrench)

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

30. A short book

Thyra Danebod by Jørgen Liljensøe

31. A book set in a country you'd like to visit but have never been to

1nf1n1ty (Infinity) by Rachel Ward

32. An alternate history book

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

33. A book connected (title, cover, content) to a word "born" in the same year as you

Brædder til Draculas Kiste by Dennis Jürgensen

34. A suggestion from the AtY 2018 polls, that didn't win but was polarizing or a close-call (link)

Vildheks: Blodsungen by Lene Kaaberbøl

35. A book featuring a murder

The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien

36. A book published in the last 3 years (2016, 2017, 2018) by an author you haven't read before

Flame in the Mist by Renée Ahdieh

37. A Women's Prize for Fiction winner or nominee

? (Looking for recommendations)

38. A science book or a science fiction book

Artemis by Andy Weir

39. A book with a form of punctuation in the title

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

40. A book from Amazon's 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime list

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

41. A book by an author with the same first and last initials

Krageungen by Bodil Bredsdorff

42. A book that takes place on, in, or underwater

? (Looking for recommendations)

43. A book with a title that is a whole sentence

And the Ass Saw the Angel by Nick Cave

44. A ghost story

? (looking for recommendations)

45. A book that intimidates/ scares you

Cirkeln by Mats Strandberg and Sara Bergmark Elfgren

46. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #4 Air

This Savage Song by V.E. Schwab

47. A book where the main character (or author) is of a different ethnic origin, religion, or sexual identity than your own

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

48. A book related to one of the 7 deadly sins (pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath, sloth)

A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

49. A book from one of the Goodreads Best Books of the Month lists

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

50. A book with a warm atmosphere (centred on family, friendship, love or summer)

Momo by Michael Ende

51. An award-winning short story or short story collection

The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare, Sarah Rees Brennan and Maureen Johnson

52. A book published in 2018

Legendary by Stephanie Garber (Wishlist)


message 2: by Stella (last edited Dec 31, 2017 12:31AM) (new)

Stella January TBR

11. A literary fiction:
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

1. A book with the letters A, T & Y in the title:
City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare

4. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #1 Earth (in title, cover, content, setting, author...):
Seks skøre sælhunde by Berit Lynge Nielsen

10. An author's debut book (their first book to be published):
Wonder by R.J. Palacio

39. A book with a form of punctuation in the title:
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

Other:
Den Gyldne Nøgle by Lene Dybdahl

And some books I'm already reading that I plan on continuing in January:
Let it Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle
Krystalhjertet - Historien om Mira by Josefine Ottesen


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