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Jill (dogbotsmum) | 920 comments 1.A book with the letters A,T&Y in the title – Parker Pyne Investigates - Agatha Christie --Finished 03/01/18
2. A book from the first 10 books added to your To Be Read list - Dead Tomorrow – Peter James --Finished 13/02/18
3. A book from the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards (link) – The Dry – Jane Harper --Finished 27/01/18
4. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #1 Earth (in title, cover, content, setting, author...) -From the Earth to the Moon –Jules Verne -Finished 10/01/18
5. A book about or inspired by real events -The Children of the New Forest - Frederick Marryat -Finished 02/03/18
6. A book originally written in a language other than English - The Bat –Jo Nesbo Finished 18/02/18
7. A gothic novel -The Girl who couldn’t Read- John Harding --Finished 11/02/18
8. An "own voices" book* - 10 Days in a Mad House –Nellie Bly -Finished 24/02/18
9. A book with a body part in the title (heart, bones, teeth, skin, blood, etc) - Blood in the Cotswolds --Rebecca Tope Finished 09/03/18
10. An author's debut book (their first book to be published) - An Expert in Murder-Finished 15/4/18
11. A literary fiction -The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer Finished 10/03/18
12. A book set in Africa or South America -The Good Husband of Zebra Drive -Alexander McCall Smith Finished 18/03/18
13. A book with a plot centred around a secret (forbidden love, spies, secret societies, etc) - The Secret keeper - Kate Morton -Finished 06/04/18
14. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #2 Fire -The Fire Child-S.K.Tremayne - Finished 12/04/18
15. A book with an unique format/writing structure –More Village Idiot Reviews -Pete Sortwell -Finished 07/04/18
16. A narrative nonfiction - The Devil in The White City -Erik Larson Finished 14/05/18
17. A book you expect to make you laugh -Marsh Heirs - A Black Comedy- Rufus Miles -Finished 24/04/18
18. A book with a location in the title - Canvey Island - James Runcie - 09/04/18
19. A book nominated for the Edgar Award or by a Grand master author (books & authors) -The Wicked Boy - Kate Summerscale Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime (2017) -Finished 01/06/18
20. A book rated 5 stars by at least one of your friends - Lamentation - C.J. Sansom - Finished 04/07/18
21. A book written in first person perspective - The Murder at Sissingham Hall - Clara Benson -Finished 26/03/18
22. A book you have high expectations or hope for -The Overlook - Michael Connelly - Finished 22/07/18
23. A medical or legal thriller -The Lincoln Lawyer - Michael Connelly - Finished 27/01/18
24. A book with a map - Murder Underground -Mavis Doriel Hay-Finished 27/04/18
25. A book with an antagonist/villain point of view - Dark Places - Gillian Flynn Finished 19/05/2018
26. A book with a text only cover – Fade Away- Harlan Coben - Finished 24/06/18
27. A book about surviving a hardship (war, famine, major disasters, serious illness, etc.) - The Dancing Bear - Frances Faviell - Finished 26/06/18
28. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #3 Water – The Water Room -Christopher Fowler -Finished 19/04/18
29. A book with a "Clue" weapon on the cover or title (lead pipe, revolver, rope, candlestick, dagger, wrench) –Gallows Curse - Karen Maitland - Finished 12/07/18
30. A short book – Agatha Raisin and the Christmas Crumble - M.C.Beaton - Finished 03/03/18
31. A book set in a country you'd like to visit but have never been to –The Tenderness of Wolves –Stef Penney - Finished 09/08/2018
32. An alternate history book -Dominion - C.J. Sansom Finished 09/06/2018
33. A book connected (title, cover, content) to a word "born" in the same year as you (link) Enter a Murderer- Nagio Marsh WILD CARD --20/01/2018
34. A suggestion from the AtY 2018 polls, that didn't win but was polarizing or a close-call (link) A book describing the experience of immigrants - Elizabeth Street - Laurie Fabiano -Finished 28/08/2018
35. A book featuring a murder –Green for Danger – Christianna Brand --06/01/2018
36. A book published in the last 3 years (2016, 2017, 2018) by an author you haven't read before - A Gentleman in Moscow - Amor Towles Finished 16/10/2018
37. A Women's Prize for Fiction winner or nominee (link1, link2) - The Essex Serpent-Sarah Perry Finished 11/11/2018
38. A science book or a science fiction book - A Second Chance - Jodi Taylor Finished 22/10/2018
39. A book with a form of punctuation in the title - Henrietta Who? - Catherine Aird--Finished 10/01/18
40. A book from Amazon's 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime list (link) - The Tiger who came to Tea -Judith Kerr - Finished 17/06/18
41. A book by an author with the same first and last initials - A Question Of Guilt- Francis Fyfield - Finished 6/07/18
42. A book that takes place on, in, or underwater- The Riddle of the Sands - Erskine Childers - Finished 16/08/18
43. A book with a title that is a whole sentence -The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared - Jonas Jonasson - Finished 01/05/18
44. A ghost story -The Man In the Picture -Susan Hill - Finished 29/05/18
45. A book that intimidates/scares you – Dolly -Susan Hill - Finished 02/09/2018
46. 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #4 Air - Thin Air -Michelle Paver - Finished 8/07/18
47. A book where the main character (or author) is of a different ethnic origin, religion, or sexual identity than your own - Instructions for a Heatwave - Maggie O'Farrell - Finished 17/09/18
48. A book related to one of the 7 deadly sins (pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath, sloth -The Talented Mr Ripley Patricia Highsmith (Envy) -Finished 16/07/18
49. A book from one of the Goodreads Best Books of the Month lists (link) - The Boy in the Suitcase - Lene Kaaberbol November 2011 - Finished 19/10/18
50. A book with a warm atmosphere (centered on family, friendship, love or summer) -Down The Bright Stream-by B.B. -Finished 04/10/2018
51. An award-winning short story or short story collection –Not Safe after Dark –Peter Robinson ('Innocence', won the Crime Writer of Canada's Best Short Story Award.) -Finished -03/09/2018
52. A book published in 2018 - Force of Nature by Jane Harper - Finished 06/11/2018


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Jill (dogbotsmum) | 920 comments Hurrah! Finished!!


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