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message 1: by Elaine (last edited Jan 26, 2018 01:07AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments I'm starting at the end of 2017 by listing the books I've read this year. I look forward to what I'll read in 2018!

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Countries 13
Regions 5



message 2: by Elaine (last edited Feb 27, 2018 01:40PM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments NORTH AMERICA

United States
In Cold Blood by Capote, Truman
The Bobbsey Twins by Hope, Laura Lee
Elaine's by Penn, Amy Phillips
The Kid Stays in the Picture by Evans, Robert
Kitchen Confidential by Bourdain, Anthony
Maude by Mabry, Donna
Sisyphus Wins by Fabyanic, Jerry
A Summons to Memphis by Taylor, Peter
Whistlestop by Dickerson, John
The Art Forger by Shapiro, Barbara A.
Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in History by Tur, Katy
We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Coates, Ta-Nehisi
Lincoln in the Bardo by Saunders, George
The Glass Castle by Walls, Jeannette
Many Lives, Many Masters by Weiss, Brian L.
Fire and Fury by Wolff, Michael
Before We Were Yours by Wingate, Lisa
Small Great Things by Picoult, Jodi
Call Me Zelda by Robuck, Erika
The Olive Picker by Brettell, Kathryn
Waking Up in Winter by Richardson, Cheryl


The Arctic - Bermuda - Canada (Alberta - British Columbia - Manitoba - Newfoundland - Northwest Territory - Nova Scotia - Nunavut - Ontario - Prince Edward Island - Quebec - Saskatchewan - Yukon Territory) - Greenland - Mexico - Saint Pierre and Miquelon - United States of America




message 3: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:54AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments THE CARIBBEAN


Anguilla - Antigua - Antilles - Aruba - Bahamas - Barbados - Bonaire - British Virgin Islands - Cayman Islands - Cuba - Curacoa - Dampier Cay - Dominica - Dominican Republic - Grenada - Guadeloupe - Haiti - Jamaica - Martinique - Montserrat - Netherlands Antilles - Nevis and Saint Kitts - Puerto Rico - Saba - Saint Barts - Saint Eustatius - Saint Lucia - Saint Martin - Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Trinidad and Tobago - Turks and Caicos - US Virgin Islands (St.
John, St. Thomas, St. Croix)




message 4: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:50AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments LATIN AMERICA


Argentina - Belize - Bolivia - Brazil - Chile - Colombia - Costa Rica - Easter Island - Ecuador - El Salvador - Falkland Islands - French Guiana - Galapagos Islands - Guatemala - Guyana - Honduras - Nicaragua - Panama - Paraguay - Peru - Suriname - Uruguay - Venezuela




message 5: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:31AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments EUROPE

England
A Tale of Two Cities by Dickens, Charles
1984 by Orwell, George
A Christmas Carol by Dickens, Charles
The Picture of Dorian Grey by Wilde, Oscar

France
The Agincourt Bride by Hickson, Joanna
Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander #2) by Gabaldon, Diana
The Alice Network by Quinn, Kate

Germany - The Spy by Coelho, Paulo

Ireland - The Girl Who Came Home by Gaynor, Hazel

Italy - Elizabeth Street by Fabiano, Laurie

Romania - Night by Weidel, Elie

Scotland - Outlander by Gabaldon, Diana

Switzerland - Frankenstein by Shelley, Mary

Ukraine - Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose by Biden, Joe


Aland Islands - Albania - Andorra - Austria - Azores - Basque Country - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Channel Islands - Corsica - Crimea - Croatia - Czech Republic - Denmark - England - Estonia - Faroe Islands - Finland - France - Germany - Gibraltar - Greece (Crete & islands) - Guernsey - The Hebrides - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Isle of Man - Italy - Jersey - Kosovo - Lapland - Latvia - Licehtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Macedonia - Madeira - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Montenegro - Murano - The Netherlands - Northern Ireland - Norway - Occitania - Orkney Islands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Sardinia - Scotland - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Svalbard - Sweden - Switzerland - Transnistria - Ukraine - Vatican City - Wales - Yugoslavia




message 6: by Elaine (last edited Jan 04, 2018 08:30PM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments AFRICA

South Africa - Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Noah, Trevor


Algeria - Angola - Ascension Island - Benin - Botswana - Burkina Faso - Burundi - Camaroon - Canary Islands - Cape Verde - Central African Republic - Chad - Comoros - Republic of Congo - Cote d'Ivoire - Democratic Republic of the Congo - Djibouti - Egypt - Equatorial Guinea - Eritrea - Ethiopia - Gabon - Gambia - Ghana - Guinea - Guinea-Bissau - Kenya - Lesotho - Liberia - Libya - Madagascar - Malawi - Mali - Mauritania - Mauritius - Mayotte - Morocco - Mozambique - Niger - Nigeria - Réunion - Rwanda - Saint Helena - São Tome and Principe - Senegal - Seychelles - Sierra Leone - Somalia - Somaliland - South Africa - South Sudan - Sudan - Swaziland - Tanzania - Togo - Tristan da Cunha - Tromelin Island - Tunisia - Uganda - West Africa - Western Sahara - Zambia - Zanzibar -
Zimbabwe




message 7: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:53AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments THE MIDDLE EAST

Turkey - Last Train to Istanbul by Kulin, Ayse


Akrotiri & Dhekelia - Bahrain - Cyprus - Iran - Iraq - Israel - Jordan - Kurdistan - Kuwait - Lebanon - Oman - Palestine - Qatar - Saudi Arabia - Syria - Turkey - United Arab Emirates - Yemen




message 8: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:25AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments ASIA

India - Life of Pi by Martel, Yann

Abkhazia - Afghanistan - Adaman Islands - Armenia - Azerbaijan - Bangladesh - Bhutan - British Indian Island Territory - Brunei - Burma (Myanmar) - Cambodia - Chechnya - China - Georgia - Hong Kong - India - Indonesia (Bali & Java) - Japan - Kashmir - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Laos - Macau - Malaysia - Maldives - Mongolia - Nagorno-Karabakh - Nepal - North Korea - Pakistan - Philippines - Russia - Singapore - South Korea - South Ossetia - Sri Lanka - Taiwan - Tajikistan - Thailand - Tibet - Timor-Leste - Turkmenistan - Uzbekistan - Vietnam




message 9: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 02:02AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA


American Samoa - Antarctica - Australia - Christmas Island - Clipperton Islands - Cocos (Keeling) Island - Cook Islands - Fiji - French Polynesia (Tahiti) - Guam - Hawaii - Kerguelen Islands - Kiribati - Macquarie Island - Marquesas Islands - Marshall Islands - Melanesia - Micronesia - Nauru - New Caledonia - New Zealand - Niue - Norfolk Island - Northern Mariana Islands - Palau - Papua New Guinea - Pitcairn Island - Saipan - Samoa - Society Islands - Solomon Islands - South Georgia and the Sandwich Islands - Tasmania - Tokelau - Tonga - Tuvalu - Vanuatu - Wallis and Futuna




message 10: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:27AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments EUROPE England - A Tale of Two Cities by Dickens, Charles

EUROPE France - The Agincourt Bride by Hickson, Joanna

EUROPE Ireland - The Girl Who Came Home by Gaynor, Hazel

EUROPE Romania - Night by Weisel, Elie

EUROPE Scotland - Outlander by Gabaldon, Diana

EUROPE Switzerland - Frankenstein by Shelley, Mary

ASIA India - Life of Pi by Martel, Yann

MIDDLE EAST Turkey - Last Train to Istanbul by Kulin, Ayse

Countries 1 to 8
Regions 1 to 3



message 11: by Elaine (last edited Dec 30, 2017 01:28AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments EUROPE Germany - The Spy by Coelho, Paulo

EUROPE Italy - Elizabeth Street by Fabiano, Laurie

NORTH AMERICA United States - In Cold Blood by Capote, Truman

Countries 9 to 11
Region 4


Revisited (r)
England
1984 by Orwell, George
A Christmas Carol by Dickens, Charles
The Picture of Dorian Grey by Wilde, Oscar

United States
The Bobbsey Twins by Hope, Laura Lee
Elaine's by Penn, Amy Phillips
The Kid Stays in the Picture by Evans, Robert
Kitchen Confidential by Bourdain, Anthony
Maude by Mabry, Donna
A Summons to Memphis by Taylor, Peter
Whistlestop by Dickerson, John


message 12: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 12904 comments Welcome to the challenge, Elaine! I hope you'll find a lot of great books to read.


message 13: by Elaine (new)

Elaine | 27 comments Thanks, Diane. I love the structure of the challenge and the extensive lists of recommendations! I look forward to discovering new authors and works.

Revisited (r)
United States - Sisyphus Wins by Fabyanic, Jerry


message 14: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:43AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments Revisited (r)
United States - The Art Forger by Shapiro, Barbara A.
Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in History by Tur, Katy

Countries ~ 11
Regions ~ 5



message 15: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:39AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments AFRICA South Africa - Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Noah, Trevor


Countries 12
Regions 5



message 16: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:40AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments Revisited (r)
United States - Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by Grann, David
America's First Daughter by Dray, Stephanie

Countries 12
Regions 5



message 17: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:40AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments EUROPE Ukraine - Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose by Biden, Joe

Revisited (r)
United States - We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Coates, Ta-Nehisi
France - Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander #2) by Gabaldon, Diana

Countries 13
Regions 5



message 18: by Elaine (last edited Jan 31, 2018 06:41AM) (new)

Elaine | 27 comments Revisited (r)
United States - Lincoln in the Bardo by Saunders, George
France - The Alice Network by Quinn, Kate

Countries ~ 13
Regions ~ 5



message 19: by Elaine (new)

Elaine | 27 comments Revisited (r)
United States
The Glass Castle by Walls, Jeannette
Many Lives, Many Masters by Weiss, Brian L.
Fire and Fury by Wolff, Michael
Before We Were Yours by Wingate, Lisa
Small Great Things by Picoult, Jodi
Call Me Zelda by Robuck, Erika
The Olive Picker by Brettell, Kathryn
Waking Up in Winter by Richardson, Cheryl

Countries ~ 13
Regions ~5



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