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message 1: by Kate S (new)

Kate S | 6265 comments While not required, it is strongly recommended that members post a reading plan including all pertinent information.

message 2: by Kate S (last edited May 14, 2018 03:17PM) (new)

Kate S | 6265 comments Subject to change(s)

Daddy's Gone A Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark
Tags: 2013, best, favorite, ficion, mystery, readers, suspense, thriller

The Civil War Diary Of Clara Solomon: Growing Up In New Orleans, 1861 1862 by Clara Solomon
Tags: daybook, diaries, diary, girls, history, journals, logbook, non-fiction, nonfiction, notebook, women, women-in-history

Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation by Cokie Roberts
Tags: autobiography, biography, female, memoir, non-fiction, nonfiction, women

Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest by Stephen E. Ambrose
Tags: war, wwii

The Floating Book by Michelle Lovric
Tags: bibliomania, bibliophille, binding, bookmaking, books-about-books, bookworm, codex, miniature, paperback, papyrus, perfect, printing

Palisades Park by Alan Brennert
Tags: 2013, historical-fiction

She Who Remembers by Linda Lay Shuler
Tags: america, american, american-literature, ethnic, ethnicity, fiction, native-american

House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East by Anthony Shadid
Tags: adventure, amazon, best, best-books, fiji, foreign, highest, highly-reviewed, holidays, international, kindle, location, multicultural, non-fiction, novels, rated, setting, south-pacific, suva, top-rated, top-rating, travel, vacations, world-literaure

The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian
Tags: by-country, country, history, italy, mystery, travel

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
Tags: environment, nature, science

message 3: by Elizabeth (Alaska) (last edited Aug 03, 2018 08:01AM) (new)

Elizabeth (Alaska) | 12758 comments Subject to change(s) - thanks Kate for marking your list that way!

Post 135 The Time of the Doves by Mercè Rodoreda
Tags: fiction, international, novels, poetry, translation, women, women-in-translation, world-writing

Post 184 The House of the Whispering Pines by Anna Katharine Green
Tags: classics, kindle, mary-stewart, mystery, romance, romantic-suspense, suspense, thrillers, victoria-holt

Post 103 A Shilling for Candles by Josephine Tey
Tags: agatha-christie, author, british, british-literature, britlit, crime, dorothy-sayers, female-authors, golden-age-mysteries, margery-allingham, mysteries, mystery, ngaio-marsh, patricia-wentworth

Post 562 Summer Will Show by Sylvia Townsend Warner
Tags: clouds, rain, rainbow, seasons, sky, snow, sun, title, weather, wind

Post 320 The Birds Fall Down by Rebecca West
Tags: virago, virago-modern-classics

Post 276 The Rise of Silas Lapham by William Dean Howells
Tags: income, money, rich, upper-class, wealth

Post 453 Country Dark by Chris Offutt
2018 Mystery Thriller Horror
Tags: 2018, 2018-releases, adult, fiction, horror, mystery, new-releases, realistic-fiction, speculative-fiction, suspense, thriller, young-adult

Post 426 The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie
Down by the Sea
Tags: beach, harbor, island, ocean, sea, seaside, setting, shore

The Killings at Badger's Drift by Caroline Graham
Cozy Mystery Series - First Book of a Series
Tags: cozies, cozy, mystery, series

Human Voices by Penelope Fitzgerald
WW2: Many Perspectives
Tags: history, war, world-war-2, world-war-ii, ww2

message 4: by Bryony (last edited Jun 02, 2018 08:20AM) (new)

Bryony (bryony46) | 247 comments Bryony’s reading plan to be added here

Oroonoko by Aphra Behn
Best books of the 17th century
Tag: 17th-century

Candide by Voltaire
Best French literature
Tags: French, France

Confessions of an English Opium Eater by Thomas de Quincey
Best books of the 19th century
Tag: 19th-century

Possible Listopias
Books with a Clue weapon on the cover (tags: board-game, Clue, cover, covers, game, movie, weapons)

message 6: by Kazen (last edited Aug 11, 2018 10:40PM) (new)

Kazen | 623 comments I'm using the sub-challenge for books that don't fit well into the main challenge, so this is more of a record than a plan.

1. Syncopation by Anna Zabo
Can't Wait MM Romance of 2018 list:
tag: m-m

2. All Systems Red by Martha Wells
Hugo 2018 Eligible Works list:
tag: hugo-awards

3. How to Bang a Billionaire by Alexis Hall
Very British MM list:
tag: gay-romance-set-in-britain

4. Glutton for Pleasure by Alisha Rai
Best Culinary Romance list:
tag: winery

5. Counterpoint by Anna Zabo
MM with Musician MCs list:
tag: musicians

6. Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
Books White People Need to Read list:
tag: race-studies


message 7: by Bea (last edited May 18, 2018 11:36AM) (new)

Bea | 1675 comments A Work in Progress.

1. Books that Exceeded your Expectations

The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

Tags: exceeded-expectations, fiction, non-fiction
Points: Not-a-novel

2. Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Tags: classics, fiction, non-fiction, self-help
Points: Pre-1980 (1884)

3. Books You Wish More People Knew About

China Blues by Ki Longfellow

Tags: 20000, not-famous, obscure, overlooked, ratings, under-rated, unknown

4. Best World War II History

The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

Tags: war, wwii
Points: Not-a-novel

5. Books on Books: Bookmaking, Biblioclasm, Bibliophilia

The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe

Tags: bibliomania, bibliophile, binding, bookmaking, books-about-books, bookworm, codex, miniature, paperback, papyrus, perfect, printing

6. Native American Fiction

The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich

Tags: america, american, american-literature, ethnic, ethnicity, fiction, native-american

7. Goodreads Picks for Tournament of Books 2017

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Tags: 2017-fiction, fiction, literary-fiction, tob, tournament-of-books

8. Best Native American/First Nations Fiction

Finding Moon by Tony Hillerman

Tags: america, american-indian, canada, canadian, fiction, first-nations, indian, literary-fiction, native, native-american, reservation, reserve, short-stories, urban-indian, usa

9. Jewish Historical Fiction non-Holocaust

Davita's Harp by Chaim Potok

Tags: amsterdam, ashkenazi-jews, civil-war, inquisition, jewish, judaism, london, newport, sephardic-jews

10. Art & Artists in Fiction

The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier

Tags: art, artist, artists, fiction, historical-fiction, painters, sculptors

message 11: by Rosemary (last edited Jul 30, 2018 02:04PM) (new)

Rosemary | 3113 comments My evolving plan:

✔ 15.1 Miss Julia Renews Her Vows by Ann B. Ross
#96 on list:
tag: southern

✔ 15.2 Doctor Faustus by Thomas Mann
#37 on list:
tag: austria
pre-1981, jumbo

✔ 15.3 The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
#4 on list:
tag: creativity
not a novel

✔ 15.4 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
#43 on list:
tag: assigned-reading

✔ 15.5 Madame Solario by Gladys Huntington
#102 on list:
tag: family

15.6 The Go-Between by L.P. Hartley
#36 on list:
tag: downton-abbey

15.7 Fidelity by Susan Glaspell
#364 on list:
tag: dead

15.8 The Inheritors by William Golding
#25 on list:
tag: atlatl

15.9 Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
#5 on list:
tag: 2010

15.10 Cocaine Nights by J.G. Ballard
#224 on list:
tag: trippy


The Robber Bridegroom by Eudora Welty
#200 on list:
tag: stealing

The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
#8 on list:
tag: plantagenet

Dead Babies by Martin Amis
#88 on list:
tag: conspiracy

Choke by Chuck Palahniuk
#20 on list:
tag: antiheroes

message 12: by Beth (last edited Jul 23, 2018 03:26AM) (new)

Beth Robinson (bethrobinson) | 1118 comments The Silk Roads: A New History of the World
636 pages - nonfiction - many list and tag choices

gordon's strength of materials

planning on Lord of light

only need one more then...


15.1 -Red Mars +long
tag: Mars
list - 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books set on or about Mars

15.2 - The Black Poets #385 +Old, not a novel
tag: top-5
list - Your top 5 reads in 2016

15.3 - Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes #86 +notanovel
tag: humor
list - Best Humorous Nonfiction

15.4 - My Name is Charles Saatchi and I am an Artoholic #105 +not a novel
tag: art-history
list - Best Art and Art History Books

15.5 - She Walks in Beauty: A Woman's Journey Through Poems #258 +notanovel
tag: stephen-colbert
list - Books Rec'd by The Colbert Show

15.6 - William Shakespeare's Jedi the Last: Star Wars Part the Eighth #999 +notanovel
tag: 2018-release
list - Can't Wait Books of 2018

message 13: by Connie (last edited Aug 31, 2018 01:40PM) (new)

Connie G (connie_g) | 1468 comments 15.2 Green Island by Shawna Yang Ryan
#60 Asian-American Books
tag: asian-american

15.1 My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
#98 Best Adult Female Friendship Books
tag: female friends

15.5 Country Dark by Chris Offutt
# 153 2018 Mystery Thriller Horror
tag: thriller

15.8 Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen
#170 Favorite Magical Realism Novels
tag: magical realism

15.9 The Valley of Bones by Anthony Powell
#221 Best Novels Set in 20th Century Britain
tag: britain

15.3 Sourdough by Robin Sloan
#49 San Francisco Bay Area Fiction
tag: bay area

15.4 The Art of Drowning by Billy Collins
#560 Best Poetry Books
tag: poems

15.7 Personal History by Katharine Graham
#67 Memoirs by Women
tag: autobiography

15.6 A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
#93 Anticipated Literary Reads for Readers of Color
tag: multicultural

15.10 The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton
# 3 Best Books to Become an Informed Voter
tag: democracy

message 15: by Ed (last edited Aug 23, 2018 05:09PM) (new)

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