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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments Reading goal for 2018: 175 Books

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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments Page goal for 2018: 55,000 pages

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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments 2018 Yearly Challenge: A-Z Challenge
Goal: 26 Books

A: Arthur Prince if the Roses - Alison Weir
B: A Brush With Shadows - Anna Lee Huber
C: City of Lies - Victoria Thompson
D: Death Below Stairs - Jennifer Ashley
E: Edgar Allen Poe and the London Monster - Karen Lee Street
F: FourWeddings and Maybe a Funeral - Rhys Bowen
G: The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place - Alan Bradley
J: Jane Seymour The Haunted Queen - Alison Weir
K: The Gate Keeper - Charles Todd
M: A Mortal Likeness - Laura Joh Rowland
N: No Cure for the Dead - Christine Trent
O: To Die But Once - Jacqueline Winspear
Q: Queens of the Conquest - Alison Weir
S: Scandal Above Stairs - Jennifer Ashley
T: A Treacherous Curse - Deanna Raybourn
U: Murder on Union Square - Victoria Thompson
W: Why Kill the Innocent - C.S. Harris

Alternate Books
Treacherous is the Night - Anna Lee Huber
The Woman in the Water - Charles Finch
By Gaslight - Stephen
Death In the Stars - Frances Brody
Death Comes to the School - Catherine Lloyd

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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments 2018 Yearly Challenge: POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2018
Duration: January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Goal: 25 Books

1. A book made into a movie you’ve already seen
2. True crime
3. The next book in a series you started
4. A book involving a heist
5. Nordic noir
6. A novel based on a real person
7. A book set in a country that fascinates you
8. A book with a time of day in the title
9. A book about a villain or antihero
10. A book about death or grief
11. A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym
12. A book with an LGBTQ+ protagonist
13. A book that is also a stage play or musical
14. A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you
15. A book about feminism
16. A book about mental health
17. A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift
18. A book by two authors
19. A book about or involving a sport
20. A book by a local author
21. A book with your favorite color in the title
22. A book with alliteration in the title
23. A book about time travel
24. A book with a weather element in the title
25. A book set at sea
26. A book with an animal in the title
27. A book set on a different planet
28. A book with song lyrics in the titles
29. A book about or set in Halloween
30. A book with characters who are twins
31. A book mentioned in another book
32. A book from a celebrity book club
33. A childhood classic you’ve never read
34. A book that’s published in 2018
35. A past Goodreads Choice Awards winner
36. A book set in the decade you were born
37. A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn’t get to
38. A book with an ugly cover
39. A book that involves a bookstore or a library
40. You favorite prompt from the 2015, 2016, 2017 PopSugar Reading Challenges

41. A bestseller from the year you graduated high school
42. A cyberpunk book
43. A book that was being read by a stranger in a public place
44. A book tied to your ancestry
45. A book with a fruit or vegetable in the title
46. An allegory
47. A book by an author with the same first or last name as you
48. A microhistory
49. A book about a problem facing society today
50. A book recommended by someone else taking the PopSugar Reading Challenge

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message 5: by Jessica (last edited Dec 28, 2017 08:27PM) (new)

Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments 2018 Yearly Challenge: Every Year Challenge
Goal: 17 Books


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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments 2018 Yearly Challenge: THE CHAIN REACTION
Duration: January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Goal: 8 books

Create a Chain of Books. For this challenge you will decide the number of books you would like to link together. Start by picking a book, any book, and note the things you find interesting. Once you finish that book, select a new book that links with something you found in the book you just finished. Keep doing this until you have a Chain Reaction!

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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments 2018 Yearly Challenge:An Author’s Works

Goal: 5 Books by Arthur Conan Doyle


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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments Started my Chain reaction challenge

1. A Study in Scarlet - Sherlock Holmes 1
2. Dust and Shadow - Sherlock Holmes and Jack the Ripper
3. Death Cloud - young Sherlock Holmes
4. The Ripper’s Shadow - TBR waiting on library book Jack the Ripper
5. Patricia Cornwall - Portrait of a Killer Case Closed - Jack the Ripper TBR waiting on library book
6 cold case type book

message 9: by Jessica (new)

Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments Books for January so far

A Study in Scarlet
The Sign of Four
Dust and Shadow
Death Cloud

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Jessica H (Minnesota) (jessicah-mn) | 74 comments January books continued

Some Danger Involved

The Ripper’s Shadow - library hold
Gone Before Christmas - library loan
A Study in Charlotte - library loan
Arrowood - library loan
The Great Shelby Holmes - library loan
Holmes if the Range - library loan
The Murder Room - library loan
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes - library loan
Sherock Holmes The Will of the Dead - library loan
The Four Tendencies - library loan
Red Demon - library loan
The Hound of the Baskervilles - library loan
A June of Ordinary Murders - library hold
The Woman in the Water - library hold
A Mortal Likeness - library hold

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