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message 1: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments I'm in.


message 2: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 12851 comments Glad to have you continuing in 2018! Hope you find many great books!


message 3: by Nancy H (last edited Nov 17, 2018 11:04AM) (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 1. USA - Hard Core Twenty-four - Janet Evanovich (1/2/18)
2. Botswana - House of Unexpected Sisters by Alexander McCall Smith (1/6/18)
3. Fiji - Pieces of Happiness - Anne Ostby (1/13/18)
4. Cuba - The Cuban Affair - Nelson DeMille (1/17/18)
5. England - A Beautiful Blue Death - Charles Finch (1/19/18)
6. Canada - The Nature of the Beast - Louise Penny (1/30/18)
7. Mali - The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu (2/5/18)
8. Iran - The Septembers of Shiraz (2/9/18)
9. South Pacific - Bon Voyage, My Love (2/13/18)
10. Scotland - The comforts of a Muddy Saturday (2/15/18)
11. Sweden - The Stonecutter (2/21/18)
12. India - Dearly Departed (3/3/18)
13. Nepal - Time Out for Beginners (3/6/18)
14. Ireland - Flying By the Seat of My Knickers (3/8/18)
15. New Zealand - Just This Once (3/9/18)
16. Switzerland - Murder in Montreux (3/13/18)
17. France - Paris Is Always a Good Idea (3/14/18)
18. The Marshall Islands - Lost Paradise (3/16/18)
19. Chile - Death on the Patagonian Express (3/21/18)
20. Greece - The Illegal Gardener (4/29/18)
21. Italy - Beneath a Scarlet Sky (6/24/18)
22. Australia - The Seven Steps to Closure (7/18/18)
23. Colombia - Heart of the World (8/2/18)
24. Tenerife, Canary Islands - More Ketchup Than Salsa (8/7/18)
25. China - A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar (8/10/18)
26. Finland - Sister Chicks on the Loose (10/29)
27. Denmark - The Little Café in Copenhagen (11/6)

Regions
North America:
United States
Canada

Europe:
England
Scotland
Sweden
Ireland
Switzerland
France
Greece
Italy
Tenerife, Canary Islands
Finland
Denmark

Africa:
Botswana
Mali

South Pacific:
Fiji
South Pacific fictional island of Katoonga
New Zealand
The Marshall Islands
Australia

Caribbean:
Cuba

Middle East:
Iran

Asia:
Nepal
India
China

South America:
Chile
Colombia


Here is my ongoing Circumnavigator list from 2010-now:

1.U.S. Peace, Love & Baby Ducks (10/1/10)
2.Australia - Conspiracy 365: June(also July, August, September) - Great series! (10/7/10)
3.Israel - How to Ruin Your Boyfriend's Reputation (10/13/10)
4. England - The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan (10/17/10)
5. Switzerland - The Brain Full of Holes (11/11/10)
6. Reunion Island, South Pacific - Dead Sexy (11/12/10)
7. France - Murder on the Eiffel Tower (11/23/10)
8. Cayman Islands - Cayman Gold (12/9/10)
9. Ireland - An Irish Christmas (12/16/10)
10. Venezuela - Teens in Venezuela (12/17/10)
11.Turkey - Teens in Turkey (12/22/10)
12. Philippines - The Solemn Lantern Maker (1/6/11)
13. Egypt - The Jackal's Head (1/8/11)
14. Sweden - The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (1/17/11)
15. Singapore - The Feng Shui Detective (1/29/11)
16. Iran - Home Is Beyond the Mountains (2/2/11)
17. Georgia/Caucausus - A Time for Miracles (2/10/11)
18. Germany - The Healer's Apprentice (2/18/11)
19. Greece - Oh.My.Gods. (2/22/11)
20. China - The Year of the Golden Dragon (3/14/11)
21. Canada - Arundel (3/17/11)
22. Spain - The Boy with the Cuckoo-Clock Heart (4/3/11)
23. Scotland - Drawing a Blank - Ehrenhaft (4/18/11)
24. Panama - Panama - by Hiatt (4/27/2011)
25. Poland - Once - Gleitzman (5/27/11)
26. Cuba - Cuba Libre - Leonard (5/30/2011)
27. Mexico - The Lacuna - Kingsolver (6/10/11)
28. Peru - Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter - Mario Vargas Llosa (6/26/11)
29. Nigeria - Tiny Sunbirds, Far away - Christie Watson (7/1/11)
30. Botswana - The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party - Alexander Mccall Smith (7/14/11)
31. Djibouti - Djibouti - Elmore Leonard (7/28/2011)
32. Italy - Home to Italy - Peter Pezzelli (7/31/11)
33. New Zealand - Aunt Dimity Down Under - Nancy Atherton (8/1/11)
34. Monaco - It All Began in Monte Carlo - Elizabeth Adler (8/3/11)
35. Grenada - The Girl Who Played with Fire - Stieg Larssen (10/8/11)
36. India - Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard by Kiran Desai (10/24/11)
37. Thailand - Escaping the Tiger - Laura Manivong (10/25/11)
38. Kenya - Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness (10/31/11)
39. Yemen - I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced (11/13/11)
40. Netherlands - Girl with a Pearl Earring (11/26/11)
41. Brazil - Keeper (12/4/11)
42. Japan - Unbroken (1/8/12)
43. Zimbabwe - Now Is the Time for Running (1/17/12)
44. Nepal - The Kid Who Climbed Everest (1/21/12)
45. North Korea - The Orphan Master's Son (1/27/12)
46. Argentina - Brava, Valentina (1/28/12)
47. Uruguay - Tree of Red Stars (1/31/12)
48. Rwanda - Left to Tell (2/21/12)
49. Costa Rica - Seven Year Switch (4/16/12)
50. Tahiti - Frangipani (4/22/12)
51. Russia - The Red Scarf (5/29/12)
52. Bora Bora - The Bungalow (5/31/12)
53. Kiribati - The Sex Lives of Cannibals (6/5/12)
54. Anguilla - A Trip to the Beach (7/8/12)
55. Cambodia - What Color Is Your Jockstrap? (7/24/12)
56. Norway - The Fourth Man (7/27/12)
57. Democratic Republic of Congo - The Poisonwood Bible
58. Hungary - The Book of Summers (9/14/12)
59. Antarctica - In Cold Pursuit (9/22/12)
60. Bahamas - Bahamarama (10/4/12)
61. Jamaica - Jamaica Me Crazy (10/8/12)
62. Bermuda - Bermuda Schwartz (10/25/12)
63. South Africa - Cry, the Beloved Country (10/25/12)
64. Brunei - Don't Tell Mom I Work on the Rigs (1/8/13)
65. Czech Republic - Shadow of Night (1/23/13)
66. Papua New Guinea - Wanderlust (2/1/13)
67. Qatar - If the Sun Doesn't Kill You the Washing Machine Will (2/7/2013)
68. Colombia - Nighthawk (2/9/2013)
69. Afghanistan - The Bookseller of Kabul
70. Macau - The Color of Tea (4/22/13)
71. Tanzania - Crazy River (5/7/13)
72. Austria - Mozart's Last Aria (6/11/13)
73. Indonesia - The Lunatic Express
74. Mauritius - 360 Degrees Longitude (7/18/13)
75. Puerto Rico - If I Bring You Roses (7/20/13)
76. Morocco - A House in Fez (8/27/13)
77. Finland - The Summer Book (9/21/13)
78. St. John - Adrift on St. John (11/28/13)
79. Wales - Yuletide in Ireland and Wales (12/23/13)
80. Ukraine - Fieldwork in Ukranian Sex (4/30/14)
81. Slovenia - From the Heart of Europe: Anthology of Contemporary Slovenian Writing (5/12/14)
82. Ghana - Murder at Cape Three Points (6/4/14)
83. Dominica - Wide Sargasso Sea (6/5/14)
84. Slovakia - Hitched (6/29/14)
85. Vanuatu - Leave the Lipstick, Take the Iguana (6/30/14)
86. Fiji - The Trouble with Paradise (7/6/14)
87. The Marquesas Islands - Headhunters on my Doorstep(7/12/14)
88. Syria - City of Jasmine (9/16/14)
89. Iceland - Burial Rites (10/22/14)
90. Belarus – The Zelmenyaners (10/31/14)
91. Hong Kong - The Language of Threads (8/22/15
92. Bolivia - How to Walk a Puma (8/23/15)
93. Kazakhstan - Death on the Silk Road (11/19/15)
94. Pakistan - I am Malala (12/5/15)
95. Bahrain - Bras, Boys, and Blunders: Juliet & Romeo in Bahrain (12/20/15)
96. Portugal - The High Mountains of Portugal (4/29/16)
97. Curacao - The Cay (8/8/16)
98. Saudi Arabia - A Hologram for the King (8/16/16)
99. Ethiopia - Cutting for Stone (8/25/16)
100. Lithuania - To Fang, With Love (11/29/16)
101. Malawi - The Lower River (4/11/17)
102. St. Kitts - All Fruits Ripe (6/1/17)
103. Mali - The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu (2/5/18)
104. Marshall Islands - Paradise Lost (3/16/18)
105. Tenerife, Canary Islands - More Ketchip Than Salsa (8/7/18)
106. Denmark - The Little Café in Copenhagen (11/6/18)


message 4: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 3. Fiji - Pieces of Happiness - Anne Ostby (1/13/18) - great book!


message 5: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 4. Cuba - The Cuban Affair - Nelson DeMille (1/17/18)


message 6: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 5. England - A Beautiful Blue Death - Charles Finch (1/19/18)
6. Canada - The Nature of the Beast - Louise Penny (1/30/18)
7. Mali - The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu - Joshua Hammer (2/5/18)


message 7: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 8. Iran - The Septembers of Shiraz (2/9/18) - This book is so compelling that I read it in less than 24 hours! It is a look some of the horrible things that happened to innocent people, yet there is a tiny tremor of hope throughout the story that gets the characters through their tragedies.


message 8: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 9. South Pacific - Bon Voyage, My Love by Sherry Thomas (2/13/18) The book is set on a fictional South Pacific island called Katoonga.
10. Scotland - The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday by Alexander McCall Smith (2/15/18)


message 9: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 11. Sweden - The Stonecutter by Camilla Lackberg (2/21/18)


message 10: by Nancy H (last edited Mar 06, 2018 10:42AM) (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 12. India - Dearly Departed by Hy Conrad (3/3/18) - This book takes place in several countries but I am counting it for India since the murder took place there and was a major event in the plot.

13. Nepal - Time Out for Beginners: 32 days in a Buddhist Monastery in Nepal by Jurgen Lenz (3/6/18)


message 11: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 14. Ireland - Flying by the Seat of My Knickers by Eliza Watson (3/8/18)


message 12: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 15. New Zealand - Just This Once by Rosalind James (3/9/18)


message 13: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 16. Switzerland - Murder in Montreux by J.J Emerson (3/13/18) - This is a really good mystery!

17. France - Paris Is Always a Good Idea by Nicolas Barreau (3/14/18) - This is a delightful novel of Paris, love, lost and found opportunities, and much more.


message 14: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 18. The Marshall Islands - Lost Paradise: A year on the vanishing island with the exiled Bikinians in the Marshall Islands by Alan A. Taylor (3/16/18)


message 15: by Nancy H (last edited Aug 16, 2018 11:57AM) (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 19. Chile - Death on the Patagonian Express by Hy Conrad (3/21/18) Most of this book takes place in Chile rather than Argentina so I am counting it for that country.

20. Greece - The Illegal Gardner by Sara Alexi (4/29/18) - Excellent story!

21. Italy - Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark T. Sullivan (6/24) - Excellent WWII story, well worth reading

22. Australia - Seven Steps to Closure by Donna Joy Usher (7/18/18)

23. Colombia - Heart of the World by Linda Barnes (6/2/18)

24. Tenerife, Canary Islands - More Ketchup Than Salsa by Joe Cawley (8/7/18)


message 16: by Nancy H (new)

Nancy H | 810 comments 25. China - A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar (8/10/18)
26. Finland - Sister Chicks on the Loose (10/29)
27. Denmark - The Little Café in Copenhagen (11/6)

Plus I added the Denmark one to my overall Circumnavigating List, bringing my total to 106 countries.


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