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message 1: by Melissa (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
There are 2 options for this Challenge.

**Option 1: Read the winners of the 2017 GoodReads Choice Winners.

**Option 2: Read a book, RELEASED IN 2018, for each category of the Goodreads Choice Awards. Then see if your book wins.

Or you can do both!

Here are the Categories and Winners from 2017:

FICTION: Little Fires Everywhere
MYSTERY & THRILLER: Into the Water
HISTORICAL FICTION: Before We Were Yours
FANTASY: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
ROMANCE: Without Merit
SCIENCE FICTION: Artemis
HORROR: Sleeping Beauties
HUMOR: Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between
NON-FICTION: How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life
MEMOIR/AUTO-BIOGRAPHY: What Happened
HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY: The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
SCIENCE & TECNOLOGY: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
FOOD & COOKBOOK: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It! Simple, Scrumptious Recipes for Crazy Busy Lives
GRAPHIC NOVELS: Big Mushy Happy Lump
POETRY: The Sun and Her Flowers
PICTURE BOOKS: We're All Wonders
MIDDLE GRADE/CHILDREN: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard
YOUNG ADULT FANTASY: A Court of Wings and RuinDEBUT GOODREADS AUTHOR: The Hate U Give
YOUNG ADULT FICTION: The Hate U Give


message 2: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments Tracking Post:

FICTION: Little Fires Everywhere
MYSTERY & THRILLER: Into the Water
HISTORICAL FICTION: Before We Were Yours
FANTASY: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
ROMANCE: Without Merit
SCIENCE FICTION: Artemis
HORROR: Sleeping Beauties
HUMOR: Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between
NON-FICTION: How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life
MEMOIR/AUTO-BIOGRAPHY: What Happened
HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY: The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
SCIENCE & TECNOLOGY: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
FOOD & COOKBOOK: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It! Simple, Scrumptious Recipes for Crazy Busy Lives
GRAPHIC NOVELS: Big Mushy Happy Lump
POETRY: The Sun and Her Flowers
PICTURE BOOKS: We're All Wonders
MIDDLE GRADE/CHILDREN: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard
YOUNG ADULT FANTASY: A Court of Wings and Ruin
DEBUT GOODREADS AUTHOR: The Hate U Give
YOUNG ADULT FICTION: The Hate U Give


message 3: by Melissa (last edited Oct 20, 2018 11:18AM) (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
FICTION: Little Fires Everywhere
MYSTERY & THRILLER: Into the Water
HISTORICAL FICTION: Before We Were Yours--took back to library unread
FANTASY: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
ROMANCE: Without Merit
SCIENCE FICTION: Artemis
HORROR: Sleeping Beauties
HUMOR: Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between
NON-FICTION: How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life
MEMOIR/AUTO-BIOGRAPHY: What Happened
HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY: The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
SCIENCE & TECNOLOGY: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
FOOD & COOKBOOK: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It! Simple, Scrumptious Recipes for Crazy Busy Lives
GRAPHIC NOVELS: Big Mushy Happy Lump
POETRY: The Sun and Her Flowers
PICTURE BOOKS: We're All Wonders
MIDDLE GRADE/CHILDREN: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard
YOUNG ADULT FANTASY: A Court of Wings and RuinDEBUT GOODREADS AUTHOR: The Hate U Give
YOUNG ADULT FICTION: The Hate U Give



message 4: by Melissa (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
Finally got through my first book in this challenge.


message 5: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I read Big Mushy Happy Lump today. It was a book that I can definitely relate to.


message 6: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I read The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It! Simple, Scrumptious Recipes for Crazy Busy Lives today. There were some delicious looking recipes in that I might want to try to make one day.


message 7: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I finished We're All Wonders recently. I like how they made the message of Wonder into this as well.


message 8: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I finished reading The Sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur today.


message 9: by Melissa (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
Two down with The Hate You Give


message 10: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I finished reading Without Merit today.


message 11: by Laura (new)

Laura Martin-la | 6 comments Into the water- didn't hold my attention. Dragged.


message 12: by Laura (new)

Laura Martin-la | 6 comments Finished The Radium Girls 2 weeks ago. Great insight to the price women paid- ww1. Pretty mortified and really angry. Brought Alot of feelings up about this time frame. I don't believe I've been this angry with a book about the contents of it ever.


message 13: by Melissa (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
Laura wrote: "Finished The Radium Girls 2 weeks ago. Great insight to the price women paid- ww1. Pretty mortified and really angry. Brought Alot of feelings up about this time frame. I don't believe I've been th..."

I thought this seemed like an interesting book, I may need to rethink how far down my TBR it is.


message 14: by Melissa (new)

Melissa | 1159 comments Mod
Laura wrote: "Into the water- didn't hold my attention. Dragged."

I thought the same thing!
I was almost hoping someone else would drown just so something would happen.


message 15: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I finished reading Astrophysics for People in a Hurry today. It took me almost 2 months to read this book because I just could not get into it.


message 16: by Karin (new)

Karin | 393 comments I finished reading Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay today.


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