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message 1: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
Please tell us the books you are looking at reading for the Magic Square


message 2: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
The list is here for those that want to copy and paste
A Classic
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title
Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book
A Debut Book
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed
Free Choice
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 3: by Jason (last edited Sep 10, 2018 11:11AM) (new)

Jason (jasondenness) | 1874 comments Thanks Paul, gonna make use of your copy and paste list. :-)

A Classic Futility or the Wreck of the Titan
A Book About Money Freaks I've Met
A Book Under 100 Pages The Carrot Man
A Book Of Poems The Bonniest Companie
Free Choice N: Volume Three
A Book Set In Another Country Jane.
A Translated Book The Brothers Karamazov
True Or Fictional Crime Redacted: A search for truth about the murder of Janette Roberson
A Book With An Animal In The Title Buying Illegal Bugs with Bitcoin
Book Vipers Monthly Read The Underground Railroad
Non Fiction Book The Naked Shore of the North Sea
A Debut Book The Spirit Photographer: A Novel
Book From A Small Publisher HSTQ: Spring 2018
A Biography Notes From Walnut Tree Farm
A Book You Have Borrowed The Sirens of Titan
Free Choice Sealed
A Banned Book The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
A Book with a Food in the Title Fowl Play
Free Choice Rubberman's Citizens
A Shortlisted Book Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition
A Book Over 500 Pages Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
An Award Winner Awful Auntie
Second Book In A Series The Kill
A Book About Books The Lightning Stenography Device
Science Fiction Or Fact Artemis


message 4: by Sam (last edited Dec 02, 2018 03:53AM) (new)

Sam (buchflimmern) Small Square
✓A Classic (Les Misérables. Die Elenden)
✓A Book About Money (A Little Princess ?)
✓A Book Under 100 Pages (Peter and Alice)
✓A Book Of Poems (Wetterleuchten)
✓Free Choice (Die Insel der Mandarine)
✓A Book Set In Another Country (Schattenfuchs)
✓A Translated Book (Practical Magic)
✓True Or Fictional Crime (Die Ernte des Bösen)
✓A Book With An Animal In The Title (Cat's Eye)

Medium Square
✓A Book Vipers Monthly Read (My Name is Leon)
✓A Non Fiction Book (Gottlos glücklich)
✓A Debut Book (Beefy Jones)
✓A Book From A Small Publisher (Auslöschung)
✓A Biography (Gertrude and Alice)
✓A Book You Have Borrowed (Moving Pictures)
✓Free Choice (Die Durchsichtigen)

Large Square
✓A Banned Book (Carrie)
✓A Book with a Food in the Title (Flieg Fisch, lies und gesunde! oder: Glück! Wo ist dein Stachel?)
✓Free Choice (The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night)
✓A Shortlisted Book (The Prestige, shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke award in 1996)
✓A Book Over 500 Pages (Fremde Gäste)
✓An Award Winner (The Gracekeepers) Lamdba Literary Award 2016
✓The Second Book In A Series (The Tombs of Atuan)
✓A Book About Books (Zen in the Art of Writing)
✓Science Fiction Or Fact (Darm mit Charme)


message 5: by Pamela (last edited Oct 23, 2018 02:00PM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 358 comments A Classic (The End of the Affair) READ
A book about money (Mortal Bonds) READ
A book under 100 pages (Seven Brief Lessons on Physics) READ
A Book Of Poems (The Shuttered Eye) READ
Free Choice (Excellent Women) READ
A Book Set In Another Country (Death In A Strange Country:) READ
A Translated Book (Snowblind) READ
True Or Fictional Crime (A Fine Day for a Hanging: The Real Ruth Ellis Story) READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title (The Dog who Came in from the Cold) READ
Book Vipers Monthly Read (In Patagonia) READ
Non Fiction Book (Dolce Vita Confidential: Fellini, Loren, Pucci, Paparazzi, and the Swinging High Life of 1950s Rome) READ
A Debut Book (The Witchfinder's Sister) READ
Book From A Small Publisher (A Game of Chess and Other Stories) READ
A Biography (Guilty Thing: A Life of Thomas De Quincey) READ
A Book You Have Borrowed (Natural Causes) READ
Free Choice (The Razor's Edge) READ
A Banned Book (1984) READ
A Book with a Food in the Title (Shakespeare on Toast: Getting a Taste for the Bard) READ
Free Choice (A Far Cry from Kensington) READ
A Shortlisted Book (Exit West) READ
A Book Over 500 Pages (Moby Dick or The Whale) READ
An Award Winner (Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine) READ
Second Book In A Series (The Terracotta Dog) READ
A Book About Books (The Year of Reading Dangerously: How Fifty Great Books Saved My Life) READ
Science Fiction Or Fact (The War of the Worlds) READ


message 6: by Anetq (last edited Jul 14, 2018 11:08AM) (new)

Anetq | 84 comments Update: Finished 14/7 2018
A Classic (2 actually) Russisk romantik - Pushkin: Fontænen i Bakhtjisaraj & Lermontov: Dæmonen by Mikhail Lermontov & A Pushkin
A Book About Money Sæt kursen: Sådan lærer du at investere på 8 uger by Louise Fredbo-Nielsen
A Book Under 100 Pages King Leopold's Soliloquy by Mark Twain
A Book Of Poems Fra samvittighedens republik by Seamus Heaney
Free Choice Yann Andréa Steiner by Marguerite Duras
A Book Set In Another Country Temporary People by Deepak Unnikrishnan
A Translated Book I opstandelsens aske by Nelly Sachs
True Or Fictional Crime Indland by Arne Dahl
A Book With An Animal In The Title The Book of Chameleons by José Eduardo Agualusa
Book Vipers Monthly Read Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Non Fiction Book Seductive Interaction Design: Creating Playful, Fun, and Effective User Experiences by Stephen P. Anderson
A Debut Book Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Book From A Small Publisher Johan Padan and the Discovery of the Americas by Dario Fo
A Biography (well a twisted one!) King Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild
A Book You Have Borrowed Last Things: A Graphic Memoir of Loss and Love by Marissa Moss
Free Choice The Invention of Morel by Adolfo Bioy Casares
A Banned Book Sigøjnerballader by Federico García Lorca
A Book with a Food in the Title At koge bjørn by Mikael Niemi
Free Choice A Delicate Truth by John le Carré
A Shortlisted Book Follow the Dead by Lin Anderson
A Book Over 500 Pages Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
An Award Winner Lots hustru og andre kvinder by Wisława Szymborska
Second Book In A Series The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen
A Book About Books (and the misogyni they taught for centuries!) Women & Power: A Manifesto by Mary Beard
Science Fiction Or Fact The Time Machine by H.G. Wells


message 7: by amber (last edited Feb 05, 2018 01:57PM) (new)

amber (thelittlematchgirl) | 65 comments A Classic Peter Pan 2/05/18
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title
Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book
A Debut Book
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed
Free Choice
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 8: by Maddie (last edited Dec 29, 2018 01:15PM) (new)

Maddie (shoegirl81) | 20 comments 24/25

A Classic - The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (Muriel Spark) - 6/6
A Book About Money - making money
A Book Under 100 Pages - Quidditch Through the Ages (Kennisworthy Whisp) - 26/11
A Book Of Poems - The World's Wife: Poems (Carol Ann Duffy) - 24/8
Free Choice - My Name is Lucy Barton (Elizabeth Strout) - 12/10
A Book Set In Another Country - Brooklyn ( Colm Tóibín) - 27/10
A Translated Book - Comet in Moominland (Tove Jansson, translated by Elizabeth Portch) - 26/12
True Or Fictional Crime - Then She Was Gone (Lisa Jewell) - 24/9
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Herding Cats (Sarah Andersen) - 26/4
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (Gail Honeyman) - 24/2
Non Fiction Book - A Short Book About Drawing (Andrew Marr) - 01/4
A Debut Book - An Enchantment of Ravens (Margaret Rogerson) - 19/2
Book From A Small Publisher - Recipe for Water (Gillian Clarke) - Carcanet press - 27/11
A Biography - But You Did Not Come Back (Marceline Loridan-Ivens) - 26/6
A Book You Have Borrowed - The Travelling Bag: And Other Ghostly Stories (Susan Hill) - 4/12
Free Choice - The Rules of Magic (Alice Hoffman) - 28/5
A Banned Book - Animal Farm (George Orwell) - 29/12
A Book with a Food in the Title - The Yorkshire Pudding Club (Milly Johnson) - 15/11
Free Choice - The Wee Free Men (Terry Pratchett) - 3/1
A Shortlisted Book - Neuromancer (William H. Gibson) - British Science Fiction Award 1984 - 24/12
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Book Thief (Markus Zusak) - 13/12
An Award Winner - Cinder (Marissa Meyer) - 23/7
Second Book In A Series - Scarlet (Marissa Meyer) - 15/8
A Book About Books - Magpie Murders (Anthony Horowitz) - 23/12
Science Fiction Or Fact - The Left Hand of Darkness - 25/5


message 9: by Karen (new)

Karen Mace | 17 comments Initial thoughts!

A Classic
A Book About Money - struggling with this one so any suggestions welcome!!
A Book Under 100 Pages -
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country - The Stolen Bicycle by Wu Ming-Yi
A Translated Book - On The Bright Side by Hendrik Groen
True Or Fictional Crime -
A Book With An Animal In The Title - THE CROW ROAD by IAIN BANKS
Book Vipers Monthly Read -
Non Fiction Book - RHAPSODY IN GREEN by CHARLOTTE MENDELSON
A Debut Book - THE MERMAID AND MRS HANCOCK by IMOGEN HERMES GOWAR
Book From A Small Publisher - HOLLOW SHORES by GARY BUDDEN
A Biography - FINGERS IN THE SPARKLE JAR by CHRIS PACKHAM
A Book You Have Borrowed - will raid the library!
Free Choice
A Banned Book -
A Book with a Food in the Title - BITTER FRUITS by ALICE CLARK-PLATTS
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book - THEIR BRILLIANT CAREERS by RYAN O'NEILL
A Book Over 500 Pages - THE CROW GIRL by ERIK AXL SUND - 750 pages!!
An Award Winner -
Second Book In A Series - SHADOWBLACK by SEBASTIEN de CASTELL
A Book About Books - VILLAGE BOOKS by CRAIG MCLAY
Science Fiction Or Fact - READY PLAYER ONE by ERNEST CLINE


message 10: by Danielle (new)

Danielle (daniellecobbaertbe) | 147 comments I'm going to start with 9 books

Small Square

A Classic
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title


message 11: by Ruth (last edited Jan 01, 2019 06:00AM) (new)

Ruth | 28 comments Here's my list !

A Classic. Jane Eyre *READ* 31.12.2018
A Book About Money If It Ain't About the Money *READ* 09.11.2018
A Book Under 100 Pages The Mills & Boon Modern Girl's Guide to: Working 9-5 *READ* 03.04.2018
A Book Of Poems I Could Pee on This, Too: And More Poems by More Cats*READ* 06.02.2018
Free Choice Slade House *READ* 06.10.2018
A Book Set In Another Country A Thousand Splendid Suns *READ* 10.01.2018
A Translated Book Eleven Minutes *READ* 14.02.2018
True Or Fictional Crime Witness: The Story of David Smith, Chief Prosecution Witness in the Moors Murders Case *READ* 14.03.2018
A Book With An Animal In The Title On Cats *READ* 09.04.2018
Book Vipers Monthly Read In Patagonia *READ* 21.01.2018
Non Fiction Book The World's Greatest Rock 'N' Roll Scandals *READ* 12.09.2018
A Debut Book The Girls *READ* 27.01.2018
Book From A Small Publisher Ten Poems about Cats *READ* 16.04.2018
A Biography Vivienne Westwood ( Written in conjunctuon with another writer. *READ* 30.09.2018
A Book You Have Borrowed The Woman Destroyed*READ* 07.02.2018
Free Choice Under the Knife *READ* 10.05.2018
A Banned Book American Psycho *READ* 16.12.2018
A Book with a Food in the Title Tequila Sunset *READ* 23.05.2018
Free Choice Burning Bright *READ* 21.04.2018
A Shortlisted Book The Handmaid's Tale *READ* 31.07.2018
A Book Over 500 Pages 11.22.63*READ* 11.04.2018
An Award Winner All the Light We Cannot See *READ* 06.02.2018
Second Book In A Series Hollywood Husbands *READ* 30.11.2018
A Book About Books William Shakespeare: The Complete Plays in One Sitting *READ* 03.04.2018
Science Fiction Or Fact The Science Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Science * READ* 22.12.2018

25/25
*COMPLETED* YAY!


message 12: by Annie (last edited Nov 29, 2018 03:57PM) (new)

Annie (anniecholewa) | 52 comments Small square
1. A Classic
2. A Book about Money
3. A Book Under 100 Pages Frissure: Prose Poems and Artworks — READ
4. A Book Of Poems A Stranger Here (Also 22 - the book won an Arts Council prize on publication.) READ
5. Free Choice
6. A Book Set In Another Country Street Without a Name: Childhood and Other Misadventures in Bulgaria — READ
7. A Translated Book These Possible Lives: Essays
*&* [Children's] This is a Poem that Heals Fish — READ
8. Crime Fact or Fiction
9. A Book With An Animal In The Title
Medium square
10. Book Vipers Monthly Read Sightlines
11. Non-fiction Book The Wild Edge of Sorrow: Rituals of Renewal and the Sacred Work of Grief
12. A Debut Book
13. Book From A Small Publisher
14. A Biography
15. A Book You Have Borrowed A History of Silence: A Family Memoir
16. Free Choice
Large square
17. A Banned Book
18. A Book with a Food in the Title Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy
19. Free Choice
20. A Shortlisted Book
21. A Book Over 500 Pages
22. An Award Winner
23. Second Book In A Series
24. A Book About Books
25. Science Fiction Or Fact

A handful of the above will be rereads.


message 13: by Sara (last edited Feb 11, 2018 01:14PM) (new)

Sara Britton (lurcher) | 7 comments A Classic - Dickens book undecided at the moment
A Book About Money -Bleak House ??? Might be a bit loose I know it involves a court case about inheritance
A Book Under 100 Pages How it Works: The Cat
A Book Of Poems - Ten Years in an Open Necked Shirt
Free Choice - How to Stop Time
A Book Set In Another Country -
A Translated Book -
True Or Fictional Crime - The Crucifix Killer
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Leopard
Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book - Your Pace or Mine?: What Running Taught Me About Life, Laughter and Coming Last
A Debut Book -
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography - Born to run
A Book You Have Borrowed - a library book
Free Choice
A Banned Book - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland **"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was originally banned in China and other parts of the world because some people objected to the animal characters being able to use human language. They felt this put animals on the same level as humans"(Banned).**
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series - The Lives of Christopher Chant
A Book About Books - Charles Dickens: The Complete Novels in One Sitting
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 14: by Maureen (last edited Dec 23, 2018 10:41PM) (new)

Maureen Lo | 54 comments Game on and here is my list .

A Classic - Northanger Abbey *Read 1 Feb 18*
A Book About Money - Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right *Read 1 Sep 18*
A Book Under 100 Pages - An Ideal Husband *Read 20 Jan 18*
A Book Of Poems - The Night is Darkening Round Me *Read 13 Feb 18*
Free Choice - The Touchstone *Read 6 Jan 18*
A Book Set In Another Country - Parade *Read 7 Apr 18*
A Translated Book - Snow Country *Read 23 Feb 18*
True Or Fictional Crime - Salvation of a Saint *Read 3 Jan 18*
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Hidden Lives of Owls: The Science and Spirit of Nature's Most Elusive Birds *Read 28 Feb 18*
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine *Read 10 Feb 18*
Non Fiction Book - The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil *Read 14 Jan 18*
A Debut Book - Jane Eyre *Read 14 Feb 18*
Book From A Small Publisher - Model Citizens
A Biography - Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart *Read 25 Jan 18*
A Book You Have Borrowed - Sharpie Art Workshop: Techniques and Ideas for Transforming Your World *Read 4 Jan 18*
Free Choice - Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls *Read 10 Jan 18*
A Banned Book - Lolita *Read 23 Mar 18*
A Book with a Food in the Title - Milk and Honey *Read 9 Feb 18*
Free Choice - Suddenly Last Summer *Read 7 Feb 18*
A Shortlisted Book - His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae
A Book Over 500 Pages - David Copperfield *Read 14 Jul 18*
An Award Winner - The Mars Room *Read 7 Nov 18*
Second Book In A Series - Winter of the Gods *Read 28 Jan 18*
A Book About Books - How to Read a Novel *Read 17 Jun 18*
Science Fiction Or Fact - Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea *Read 12 Feb 18*


message 15: by Catherine (last edited Jun 11, 2018 06:00AM) (new)

Catherine | 492 comments Mod
A Classic - Heart of Darkness
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages - The Scratch READ
A Book Of Poems - The Complete Tales and Poems READ
Free Choice - The Care and Feeding of Griffins READ
A Book Set In Another Country - Gorky Park READ
A Translated Book - The Bird Tribunal READ
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Turtles All the Way Down
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Bel Canto READ
Non Fiction Book - A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
A Debut Book - Born to be Bound READ
Book From A Small Publisher - Cyborg Nation READ
A Biography - Survival in Auschwitz
A Book You Have Borrowed - Cottonwood READ
Free Choice
A Banned Book - American Psycho READ
A Book with a Food in the Title - The Cider House Rules READ
Free Choice - The God Delusion
A Shortlisted Book - The Gustav Sonata
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Quincunx: The Inheritance of John Huffam
An Award Winner - The Robber Bride READ
Second Book In A Series - The Wizard in the Woods READ
A Book About Books - The 100 Best Novels in English
Science Fiction Or Fact - Hyperion READ


message 16: by Karen (last edited May 10, 2018 04:33AM) (new)

Karen (karenofthebookworm) Small Square
A Classic - Persuasion read 26/03/2018
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages - Songs Of The Road read 12/01/2018
A Book Of Poems - Songs of Action read 12/01/2018
Free Choice - The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century Bestiary read 02/01/2018
A Book Set In Another Country - A Nest of Vipers read 01/01/2018
A Translated Book - The Pyramid of Mud read 02/05/2018
True Or Fictional Crime - Cat Among the Pigeons read 03/01/2018
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Fifth Elephant read 08/01/2018

Medium Square
Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book - Land of the Firebird: The Beauty of Old Russia read 09/01/2018
A Debut Book - Just One Damned Thing After Another read 19/01/2018
Book From A Small Publisher - A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing, Coffee House Press
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed - Bloody Scotland read 01/01/2018
Free Choice - Men Explain Things to Me: and Other Essays read 12/01/2018

Large Square
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice - Artemis read 14/01/2018
A Shortlisted Book - Where the World Ends read 23/03/2018
A Book Over 500 Pages - Birdsong read 09/02/2018
An Award Winner -
Second Book In A Series - Grave Surprise read 28/02/2018
A Book About Books - The Diary of a Bookseller read 17/01/20178
Science Fiction Or Fact - The Gene: An Intimate History read 13/01/2018

18/25


message 17: by Patricia (last edited Jul 06, 2018 04:21PM) (new)

Patricia | 198 comments Going for all 25! Using as much of my already owned books as possible.

A Classic: The Great Gatsby READ
A Book About Money: The Retirement Rescue Plan: Retirement Planning Solutions for the Millions of Americans Who Haven't Saved "Enough"
A Book Under 100 Pages: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland READ
A Book Of Poems: Now We Are Six READ
Free Choice: The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating READ
A Book Set In Another Country: Conrad & Eleanor READ
A Translated Book: Wake in Winter READ
True Crime: Texas Pistoleers: The True Story of Ben Thompson and King Fisher READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title: Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China READ

Book Vipers Monthly Read Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine READ
Non Fiction Book: The Anxiety Toolkit: Strategies for Fine-Tuning Your Mind and Moving Past Your Stuck Points READ
A Debut Book: Halsey Street READ
Book From A Small Publisher: The Flapper Affair: A 1920s Time Travel Murder Mystery Paranormal Romance READ
A Biography: Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World READ
A Book You Have Borrowed Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race READ
Free Choice: Delta Wedding READ

A Banned Book: Uncle Tom's Cabin
A Book with a Food in the Title: Sourdough READ
Free Choice: News of the World READ
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages: The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series: The Girl in the Jitterbug Dress Hops the Atlantic
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact: The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us READ


message 18: by Andrea (last edited Feb 07, 2018 07:44PM) (new)

Andrea (tasseled) | 8 comments Definitely trying to hit all 25 categories. Wish me luck!

A Classic
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country - Pachinko - read 01/29/2018
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime - A False Report: A True Story of Rape in America- read 02/07/2018
A Book With An Animal In The Title
Book Vipers Monthly Read - In Patagonia - read 01/10/2018
Non Fiction Book - Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind - read 02/05/2018
A Debut Book - The Chalk Man - read 01/23/2018
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed
Free Choice
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title - Tortilla Flat - read 01/02/2018
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 19: by Gidget (last edited Dec 08, 2018 04:38PM) (new)

Gidget (glknowles) | 28 comments I only managed 8 books last year so I plan to start small with this year's challenge!

Small Green Square

A Classic Murder on the Orient Express COMPLETED on 1/10/18
A Book About Money The International Bank of Bob: Connecting Our Worlds One $25 Kiva Loan at a Time
A Book Under 100 Pages Zombie Cinderella
A Book Of Poems Milk and Honey COMPLETED on 1/19/18
Free Choice Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors COMPLETED 12/8/18
A Book Set In Another Country Annapurna
A Translated Book The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo COMPLETED on 1/29/18
True Or Fictional Crime Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders COMPLETED 2/25/18
A Book With An Animal In The Title Welcome to the Monkey House

Yellow Square

A Biography Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage COMPLETED on 1/18/19
Non-Fiction Book Into the Wild COMPLETED 3/1/18

Red Square

Science Fact or Fiction Dark Matter COMPLETED on 1/5/18
Book Over 500 Pages On the Trail of Genghis Khan: An Epic Journey Through the Land of the Nomads COMPLETED 4/28/18
Free Choice The Templars: History & Myth
A Banned Book The Kite Runner COMPLETED 11/10/18


message 20: by Joanne (new)

Joanne | 30 comments A Classic
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title
Book Vipers Monthly Read The Good People
Non Fiction Book
A Debut Book
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed Fierce Kingdom: A Novel
Free Choice
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series The Boy on the Bridge
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 21: by Richard (last edited Nov 12, 2018 10:14AM) (new)

Richard Moss | 84 comments Off to a flying start, as coincidentally the first book I choose for 2018 had an animal in the title...

A Classic - Evelina by Fanny Burney
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages - In the Winter Dark by Tim Winton
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice - The Bird's Nest by Shirley Jackson
A Book Set In Another Country Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (Nigeria)
A Translated Book - A Winter Book by Tove Jansson
True Or Fictional Crime - bit of both, fiction set in the Rodney King riots All Involved by Ryan Gattis
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Easy Riders, Raging Bulls
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Non Fiction Book - Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann
A Debut Book - The Comforters by Muriel Spark
Book From A Small Publisher - Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee by John Bew
A Biography - Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
A Book You Have Borrowed - Ein ganzes Leben by Robert Seethaler
Free Choice - The Vegetarian by Han Kang
A Banned Book - Tarry Flynn by Patrick Kavanagh
A Book with a Food in the Title - Hot Milk by Deborah Levy
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book - History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund - Booker shortlisted
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Sport of Kings by C.E. Morgan
An Award Winner - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead - Pulitzer
Second Book In A Series - The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
A Book About Books - Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 22: by Pavlionka (last edited Dec 04, 2018 11:58AM) (new)

Pavlionka | 18 comments Additionally challenged myself to pick everything from my TBR pile

A Classic The Picture of Dorian Gray
A Book About Money Startup
A Book Under 100 Pages Of Mice and Men (almost under 100 p - 112 )
A Book Of Poems Lord of the Flies (allegory is almost poetry)
Free Choice The Princess Bride
A Book Set In Another Country Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets (additional challenge - I'm going to read it in original language!)
A Translated Book Ring
True Or Fictional Crime In Cold Blood
A Book With An Animal In The Title Wolf Hall
Book Vipers Monthly Read Neverwhere (old debt)
Non Fiction Book The Year of Living Danishly: My Twelve Months Unearthing the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country
A Debut Book White Teeth
Book From A Small Publisher The Help (I'm not sure about the publisher though)
A Biography The Father of Forensics: The Groundbreaking Cases of Sir Bernard Spilsbury, and the Beginnings of Modern CSI
A Book You Have Borrowed The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (I don't even remember from whom I borrowed it :( )
Free Choice Queenpin
A Banned Book 1984
A Book with a Food in the Title Eating Animals
Free Choice The Haunting of Hill House
A Shortlisted Book Ghostwritten
A Book Over 500 Pages House of Leaves
An Award Winner A Wrinkle in Time
Second Book In A Series Moon Over Soho
A Book About Books The Year of Reading Dangerously: How Fifty Great Books (and Two Not-So-Great Ones) Saved My Life
Science Fiction Or Fact Flowers for Algernon


message 23: by Pat (last edited Mar 18, 2018 05:33AM) (new)

Pat Morris-jones | 1367 comments A Classic - The red pony
A Book About Money - Unwritten
A Book Under 100 Pages - The pearl
A Book Of Poems - The world's wife
Free Choice - Zennor in darkness
A Book Set In Another Country - Barracuda
A Translated Book -The Odyssey
True Or Fictional Crime - Pushing up daisies
A Book With An Animal In The Title - A streetcat named Bob
Book Vipers Monthly Read -The Durrells of Corfu
Non Fiction Book -Holy Cow:an Indian adventure
A Debut Book - The voyage out
Book From A Small Publisher - driving over lemons
A Biography - Centaur
A Book You Have Borrowed - I found my tribe
Free Choice - The idea generator: Tools for business growth
A Banned Book- Gone with the wind
A Book with a Food in the Title - How to be thin in a world full of chocolate
Free Choice - How to go Vegan...Veganuary
A Shortlisted Book - History of wolves
A Book Over 500 Pages - war and peace
An Award Winner - Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine
Second Book In A Series The betrayal (the siege no 2)
A Book About Books - Reading Lolita in Tehran
Science Fiction Or Fact - Dr Who the mind of evil


message 24: by Lisa (last edited Nov 29, 2018 06:59AM) (new)

Lisa (mrswhams) | 730 comments Mod
Getting there... But unlikely to quite make full 25 (Nov 4th update)

A Classic – The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka - READ 5*
A Book About Money – Capital by John Lanchester
A Book Under 100 Pages – The Yellow Wall-Paper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman -READ 4.5*
A Book Of Poems – Poems to Live Your Life By by Chris Riddell - READING NOW
Free Choice – A Place Called Winter by Patrick Gale – READ 4.5*
A Book Set In Another Country – My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout – READ 2*
A Translated Book – The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Expurey - READ 4*
True Or Fictional Crime – Without a Doubt by Marcia Clark - READ 4*
A Book With An Animal In The Title – How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell – READ 4*
Book Vipers Monthly Read – The Good People by Hannah Kent – READ 4*
Non Fiction Book – Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande -READ 4*
A Debut Book – Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman – READ 4*
Book From A Small Publisher – Run Mummy Run: Inspiring Women to Be Fit, Healthy and Happy by Leanne Davis – READ 3*
A Biography – Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover - READ 4.5* (Actually a memoir but hey ho..)
A Book You Have Borrowed – Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter – READ 4*
Free Choice – How to Stop Time by Matt Haig -READ 3*
A Banned Book – Harry potter and the Philosophers Stone illustrated edition|3] by JK Rowling – READ 4*
A Book with a Food in the Title – Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg – READING NOW
Free Choice – Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist by Sunil Yapa – READ 3*
A Shortlisted Book – My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal – READ 4.5*
A Book Over 500 Pages – Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood – READ 4*
An Award Winner – The Power by Naomi Alderman - READ: 4*
Second Book In A Series – Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by JK Rowling – READ 4*
A Book About Books – Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading by Lucy Mangan - READING NOW
Science Fiction Or Fact – The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves by Stephen Grosz – READ 4*


message 25: by Becky (last edited Dec 08, 2018 05:00AM) (new)

Becky | 161 comments My plan...

A Classic - Washington Square
A Book About Money - Sense and Sensibility
A Book Under 100 Pages - Chaucer and the Vintry Ward Death: Volume 4
A Book Of Poems - Reflections from Mirror City
Free Choice - Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus
A Book Set In Another Country - The Noise of Time
A Translated Book - Cathedral of the Sea
True Or Fictional Crime - The Kind Worth Killing
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Trouble with Goats and Sheep
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Non Fiction Book - Journals: Captain Scott's Last Expedition
A Debut Book - Stay with Me
Book From A Small Publisher - Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucía
A Biography - 'Tis A Memoir
A Book You Have Borrowed - Mr Mercedes
Free Choice - Red Sister
A Banned Book - Animal Farm
A Book with a Food in the Title - The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time
Free Choice - Fingersmith
A Shortlisted Book - The Poisonwood Bible
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Talisman
An Award Winner - Tar Baby
Second Book In A Series - Royal Assassin
A Book About Books - The Uncommon Reader
Science Fiction Or Fact - Terminal World


message 26: by Ava Catherine (last edited Jan 13, 2018 12:06PM) (new)

Ava Catherine | 27 comments A Classic-The Moonstoneby Wilkie Collins (read)
A Book About Money-Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt (read)
A Book Under 100 Pages-The Strange Libraryby Haruki Murakami (read)
A Book Of Poems
Free Choice
A Book Set In Another Country-A Breath of Fresh Air by Amulya Malladi (read)
A Translated Book
True Or Fictional Crime
A Book With An Animal In The Title-Soul of a Lion: One Woman's Quest to Rescue Africa's Wildlife Refugees by Barbara Bennett (read)
Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book-Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power by Robert Dallek (read)
A Debut Book
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography
A Book You Have Borrowed
Free Choice
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice
A Shortlisted Book
A Book Over 500 Pages
An Award Winner
Second Book In A Series
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 27: by Theresa (last edited Apr 04, 2018 07:19PM) (new)

Theresa (crazyqhub) | 2 comments Some of my plan....

A Classic - My Antonia by Willa Cather
*A Book About Money - How to make a budget, Get out of debt and start saving more money by B. Carr (read)
*A Book Under 100 Pages - Heroes & Outlaws of the Old West by Shane Edwards (read)
*A Book Of Poems - I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats by Francesco Marciuliano (read)
*Free Choice - The Dead Key by D.M. Pulley(read)
*A Book Set In Another Country - The Winds of Change by Martha Grimes (read)
*A Translated Book - Night by Ellie Wiesel (read)
*True Or Fictional Crime - Stillhouse Lake by Rachel Caine (read)
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Favorite Dog Stories by James Herriot

Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book - Edges of the Earth by Richard Leo
A Debut Book - White Oleander by Janet Fitch
Book From A Small Publisher - The Log of a cowboy by Andy Adams
A Biography - She Left me the Gun by Emma Brockes
*A Book You Have Borrowed - The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (read)
*Free Choice - Tucker's Way by David Johnson (read)

*A Banned Book - The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood (read)
A Book with a Food in the Title - The Sweet Potato Queens' Guide to Raising Children by Jill Conner Browne
Free Choice -
A Shortlisted Book - Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Angel of Darkness by Caleb Carr
An Award Winner - Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
Second Book In A Series -
A Book About Books - The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
Science Fiction Or Fact - The Great Hunger by Cecil Woodham-Smith


message 28: by Paul (last edited Feb 24, 2018 06:55AM) (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
My Updated List:

My partial List so far:

A Classic - In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin
A Book About Money -
A Book Under 100 Pages - A Force That Takes by Edward Ragg
A Book Of Poems - All Her Starry Fates by Lady Grey READ
Free Choice -
A Book Set In Another Country - The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta by Kushanava Choudhury READ
A Translated Book - My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises by Fredrik Backman
True Or Fictional Crime - The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America at the Fair That Changed America by Erik Larson
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Owl Sense by Miriam Darlington READ
Book Vipers Monthly Read - The Durrells of Corfu by Michael Haag
Non Fiction Book -
A Debut Book - The Giddy Career of Mr Gadd by Marie Gameson READ
Book From A Small Publisher - The Shining Levels by John Wyatt READ
A Biography - Into the Mountain: A Life of Nan Shepherd by Charlotte Peacock READ
A Book You Have Borrowed -
Free Choice -
A Banned Book - Letters from Burma by Aung San Suu Kyi
A Book with a Food in the Title - Travels with a Tangerine: A Journey in the Footnotes of Ibn Battutah by Tim Mackintosh-Smith
Free Choice -
A Shortlisted Book - The Land Beyond: A Thousand Miles on Foot through the Heart of the Middle East by Leon McCarron READ
A Book Over 500 Pages - Gavin Maxwell: A Life by Douglas Botting
An Award Winner - Shark Drunk: The Art of Catching a Large Shark from a Tiny Rubber Dinghy in a Big Ocean by Morten A. Strøksnes READ
Second Book In A Series - The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper READ
A Book About Books - The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell READ
Science Fiction Or Fact -


message 29: by Annette (last edited Dec 14, 2018 10:10AM) (new)

Annette Jordan | 50 comments Here is my list, I will update as I go along

A Classic Persuasion
A Book About Money Mind Over Money
A Book Under 100 Pages We Should All Be Feminists
A Book Of Poems A FEW POETRY STOPS IN A LIFE'S JOURNEY
Free Choice: Paper Girl by Cindy R. Wilson
A Book Set In Another Country The Great Alone
A Translated Book Snowblind
True Or Fictional Crime Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI
A Book With An Animal In The Title Wolf by Wolf
Book Vipers Monthly Read My Name is Leon
Non Fiction Book:I'll Be OK, It's Just a Hole In My Head byMimi Hayes
A Debut BookThe Hazel Wood
Book From A Small Publisher A Kind of Compass
A BiographyBorn a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
A Book You Have BorrowedThe Couple Next Door
Free Choice : Broken Ground byVal McDermid
A Banned Book: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
A Book with a Food in the Title: Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris
Free Choice :Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier
A Shortlisted Book From a Low and Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan
A Book Over 500 PagesThe Alienist
An Award WinnerThe Blind Assassin
Second Book In A Series: The Rose & the Dagger byRenée Ahdied
A Book About Books : The Year of Reading Dangerously: How Fifty Great Books (and Two Not-So-Great Ones) Saved My Life by Andy Miller
Science Fiction Or Fact Sanctuary by Caryn Lix
Finally got round to updating my list, Challenge Complete!


message 30: by Jazzy (last edited Jun 21, 2018 02:12AM) (new)

Jazzy Lemon (jazzylemon) | 274 comments CHALLENGE COMPLETED! 25 Books
A book from a small publisher World in a Jug - Roland Gant
A debut book Atomic Candy - Phyllis Burke
True or fictional crime The Spy Who Came in from the Cold John le Carré
Free choice Home School - Charles Webb
A book over 500 pages Arabian Nights Entertainments - Milo Winter
A book with an animal in the title Cat's Cradle - Kurt Vonnegut
Book Vipers monthly read - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine - Gail Honeyman
A book of poems The Collected Poems - Langston Hughes
A book under 100 pages - It's Easy to Bluff Blues Guitar - Joe Bennett
A book about books - The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test - Tom Wolfe
A classic Bonjour Tristesse - Françoise Sagan
Free choice The Easter Parade - Richard Yates
A book you have borrowed Penguin by Stephen Martin
Free Choice The Ice Storm - Rick Moody
Science fiction or fact Nineteen Eighty-Four - George Orwell
A book about money Death of a Salesman - Arthur Miller
A biography My Brief History - Stephen Hawking
A book set in another country The Train - Georges Simenon
A translated book Russian Magic Tales from Pushkin to Platonov - Robert Chandler
Non-fiction book Sexually, I'm More of a Switzerland: More Personal Ads from the London Review of Books - David Rose
A shortlisted book The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry - Rachel Joyce
An award winner The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August - Claire North
Second book in a series The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy - Rachel Joyce
A banned book A Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess
A book with a food in the title Gumshoe - Neville Smith


message 31: by Wendy (last edited Nov 26, 2018 05:07AM) (new)

Wendy A bit late in the day posting my list but here goes! I have been challenged myself to 16 books from the list but I hope to do more.
Updated - Nov 18

A Classic - Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck - READ
A Book About Money - Money - Martin Amis
A Book Under 100 Pages - We Should All Be Feminists - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - READ
A Book Of Poems -Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats - T.S. Eliot - READ
Free Choice - The American Boy - Andrew Taylor - READ
A Book Set In Another Country - Kim - Rudyard Kipling - READ
A Translated Book - A Florentine Death - Michele Giuttari - READ
True Or Fictional Crime -The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective - Kate Summerscale - READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title - I Am a Cat - Natsume Sōseki - READ
Book Vipers Monthly Read - The Quiet American - Graham Greene - READ
Non Fiction Book - Emergency Sex (And Other Desperate Measures): True Stories from a War Zone - Kenneth Cain - READ
A Debut Book -Martin Sloane - Michael Redhill - READ
Book From A Small Publisher - The Rabbit Back Literature Society - Pasi Ilmari Jääskeläinen - READ
A Biography - Love and Louis XIV: The Women in the Life of the Sun King - Antonia Fraser - READ
A Book You Have Borrowed - A Farewell to Arms - Ernest Hemingway - READ
Free Choice - A Book for Her - Bridget Christie - READ
A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice - The Weird Sisters - Eleanor Brown - READ
A Shortlisted Book -Eileen - Ottessa Moshfegh - READ
A Book Over 500 Pages - Labyrinth - Kate Mosse- READ
An Award Winner - The Famished Road - Ben Okri - READ
Second Book In A Series
A Book About Books
Science Fiction Or Fact


message 32: by Linda (last edited Jul 16, 2018 09:20AM) (new)

Linda Eilertsen | 11 comments Update July 16

A Classic - Their Eyes Were Watching God
A Book About Money
A Book Under 100 Pages - We Should All Be Feminists
A Book Of Poems - The Sun and Her Flowers
Free Choice - Stuff
A Book Set In Another Country - Little Girl Lost
A Translated Book - Skjelettets vei
True Or Fictional Crime - A Beautiful Blue Death
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Frog Music

Book Vipers Monthly Read
Non Fiction Book - The Rise of Enlightened Sexism: How Pop Culture Took Us from Girl Power to Girls Gone Wild
A Debut Book - I Do It with the Lights On: And 10 More Discoveries on the Road to a Blissfully Shame-Free Life
Book From A Small Publisher
A Biography - The Princess Diarist
A Book You Have Borrowed - Nu jävlar!
Free Choice - The Secret Loves of Geek Girls

A Banned Book
A Book with a Food in the Title
Free Choice - The Answers
A Shortlisted Book - Amberlough
A Book Over 500 Pages - Children of Blood and Bone
An Award Winner - Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Second Book In A Series - To Kingdom Come
A Book About Books - A Very British Murder
Science Fiction Or Fact - Zero K


message 33: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
How about Capital by John Lanchester, Linda?


message 34: by Karen (new)

Karen Mace | 17 comments My updated list!

A Classic -
A Book About Money -
A Book Under 100 Pages - The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman READ
A Book Of Poems - Helium by Rudy Francisco READ
Free Choice - The Lido by Libby Page READ
A Book Set In Another Country - The Stolen Bicycle by Wu Ming-Yi READ
A Translated Book -
True Or Fictional Crime - Harriet by Elizabeth Jenkins READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend READ
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant READ
Non Fiction Book - The Secret Life of Cows by Rosamund Young READ
A Debut Book - The Illumination of Ursula Flight by Anna-Marie Crowhurt READ
Book From A Small Publisher - Summer at the Art Cafe by Sue McDonagh READ
A Biography - FINGERS IN THE SPARKLE JAR by CHRIS PACKHAM
A Book You Have Borrowed - The Trees by Ali Shaw READ
Free Choice - All the Light we Cannot See by Anthony Doerr READ
A Banned Book -
A Book with a Food in the Title -
Free Choice -The Things We Learn When We're Dead by Charlie Laidlaw READ
A Shortlisted Book - Their Brilliant Careers by Ryan O'Neill READ
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Parentations by Kate Mayfield READ
An Award Winner -
Second Book In A Series -
A Book About Books - Bookworm by Lucy Mangan READ
Science Fiction Or Fact - Ready Player One by Ernest Cline READ


message 35: by Linda (new)

Linda Eilertsen | 11 comments Paul wrote: "How about Capital by John Lanchester, Linda?"

Interesting - I'll check it out!


message 36: by Angela (last edited Jun 28, 2018 02:28PM) (new)

Angela (bachini) | 7 comments Hi there
can I join in with the challenge? Aiming to significantly increase the number of books I read this year and this will help! I've already ticked a fair few off, this is where I'm at so far (and this is tricky, because some of them cover two categories):

A Classic - ??
A Book About Money - Who Cooked Adam Smith's Dinner?: A Story About Women and Economics READ
A Book Under 100 Pages - We Should All Be Feminists READ
A Book Of Poems - Ariel READING
Free Choice - H is for Hawk TO READ
A Book Set In Another Country - Herland, The Yellow Wall-Paper, and Selected Writings READING
A Translated Book - The Unit READ
True Or Fictional Crime- Running Wild READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole READ (how funny, I read this before joining the challenge)
Book Vipers Monthly Read - ??
Non Fiction Book - So You've Been Publicly Shamed READ
A Debut Book - The Bricks that Built the Houses READ
Book From A Small Publisher - ??
A Biography - Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? READ
A Book You Have Borrowed - The Quickening Maze - READ
Free Choice - ??
A Banned Book - Slaughterhouse-Five READ
A Book with a Food in the Title - ??
Free Choice -??
A Shortlisted Book - At Hawthorn Time READ
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Secret History READ
An Award Winner - Americanah READ
Second Book In A Series - The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ - READ
A Book About Books - Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading TO READ
Science Fiction Or Fact - Riddley Walker READ

I might go for the double on some of them when I've completed the whole thing... & will edit as I go.


message 37: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
Of course, Ma. Some good books on that list


message 38: by Danielle (last edited Jul 02, 2018 05:44AM) (new)

Danielle (daniellecobbaertbe) | 147 comments My list so far:

☑ A Classic -Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
☑ A Book Under 100 Pages - First Love
☑ Free Choice - A Month in the Country
☑ A Book Set In Another Country - The Dream of Scipio
☑ A Translated Book - The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta
☑ True Or Fictional Crime - Little Deaths
☑ A Book With An Animal In The Title - Wolf Dreams
☑ Non Fiction Book - Daily Rituals: How Artists Work
☑ A Debut Book - The Disappearance of Adèle Bedeau
☑ Book From A Small Publisher - Focus.
☑ A Biography - The Several Lives of Joseph Conrad
☑ A Book You Have Borrowed - Nora Webster
☑ Free Choice - Serena
☑ A Book with a Food in the Title - Under the Pear Tree
☑ Free Choice : A Legacy of Spies
☑ A Shortlisted Book: The Blackwater Lightship
☑ An Award Winner: The Eight Mountains: A Novel
☑ Science Fiction Or Fact - American War

☑ Book From A Small Publisher - Focus. Hope I got this one right. I interpreted this as independant. The publisher which published it in my country is an independant publisher.

Still to do and subject to change:

☐ A Book About Money: Capital or The Bourlotas fortune: A novel
☐ A Book Of Poems
☐ Book Vipers Monthly Read: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland:
☐ A Banned Book: The Lady of the Camellias or The Catcher in the Rye
☐ A Book Over 500 Pages
☐ Second Book In A Series: Death In A Strange Country:
☐ A Book About Books: Greatest Books You'll Never Read: Unpublished Masterpieces by The World's Greatest Writers


message 39: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
Jazzy wrote: "CHALLENGE COMPLETED! 25 Books
A book from a small publisher World in a Jug - Roland Gant
A debut book Atomic Candy - Phyllis Burke
T..."


Well done Jazzy


message 40: by Jazzy (new)

Jazzy Lemon (jazzylemon) | 274 comments Many thanks Paul! Now to find where I've misplaced my book for the Around the World challenge :D


message 41: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
That I am not going to be able to help you with


message 42: by Jazzy (new)

Jazzy Lemon (jazzylemon) | 274 comments I could lift up the chair if you want to look under it.


message 43: by Pat (new)

Pat Morris-jones | 1367 comments Well done Jazzy. Excellent


message 44: by Linda (new)

Linda Eilertsen | 11 comments I'm done! Final list:

A Classic - Their Eyes Were Watching God
A Book About Money - Fingersmith
A Book Under 100 Pages - We Should All Be Feminists
A Book Of Poems - The Sun and Her Flowers
Free Choice - Stuff
A Book Set In Another Country - Little Girl Lost
A Translated Book - Skjelettets vei
True Or Fictional Crime - A Beautiful Blue Death
A Book With An Animal In The Title - Frog Music

Book Vipers Monthly Read - Little Fires Everywhere
Non Fiction Book - The Rise of Enlightened Sexism: How Pop Culture Took Us from Girl Power to Girls Gone Wild
A Debut Book - I Do It with the Lights On: And 10 More Discoveries on the Road to a Blissfully Shame-Free Life
Book From A Small Publisher - Know Your Place
A Biography - The Princess Diarist
A Book You Have Borrowed - Nu jävlar!
Free Choice - The Secret Loves of Geek Girls

A Banned Book - Drama
A Book with a Food in the Title - Sorcery & Cecelia: or The Enchanted Chocolate Pot
Free Choice - The Answers
A Shortlisted Book - Amberlough
A Book Over 500 Pages - Children of Blood and Bone
An Award Winner - Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Second Book In A Series - To Kingdom Come
A Book About Books - A Very British Murder
Science Fiction Or Fact - Zero K


message 45: by Jason (new)

Jason (jasondenness) | 1874 comments Well Done Linda


message 46: by Pat (new)

Pat Morris-jones | 1367 comments Excellent Linda


message 47: by Paul (new)

Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5458 comments Mod
Fantastic result, Linda.


message 48: by Lisa (new)

Lisa (mrswhams) | 730 comments Mod
Well done, Linda!


message 49: by Linda (new)

Linda Eilertsen | 11 comments Thank you!


message 50: by Karen (new)

Karen Mace | 17 comments Happy to report that I've completed my list!!

A Classic - War of the Worlds by H.G.Wells READ
A Book About Money - The Million Dollar Duchesses by Julie Ferry READ
A Book Under 100 Pages - The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman READ
A Book Of Poems - Helium by Rudy Francisco READ
Free Choice - The Lido by Libby Page READ
A Book Set In Another Country - The Stolen Bicycle by Wu Ming-Yi READ
A Translated Book - We Were the Salt of the Sea by Roxanne Bouchard READ
True Or Fictional Crime - Harriet by Elizabeth Jenkins READ
A Book With An Animal In The Title - The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend READ
Book Vipers Monthly Read - Eleanor Oliphant READ
Non Fiction Book - The Secret Life of Cows by Rosamund Young READ
A Debut Book - The Illumination of Ursula Flight by Anna-Marie Crowhurt READ
Book From A Small Publisher - Summer at the Art Cafe by Sue McDonagh READ
A Biography - Fingers in the Sparkle Jar by Chris Packham READ
A Book You Have Borrowed - The Trees by Ali Shaw READ
Free Choice - All the Light we Cannot See by Anthony Doerr READ
A Banned Book - Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll READ
A Book with a Food in the Title - Sour Fruit by Eli Allison
Free Choice -The Things We Learn When We're Dead by Charlie Laidlaw READ
A Shortlisted Book - Their Brilliant Careers by Ryan O'Neill READ
A Book Over 500 Pages - The Parentations by Kate Mayfield READ
An Award Winner - The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan READ
Second Book In A Series - Us against You by Fredrik Backman READ
A Book About Books - Bookworm by Lucy Mangan READ
Science Fiction Or Fact - Ready Player One by Ernest Cline READ


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