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Sarah Elizabeth (bookworm_sarah) | 85723 comments Mod
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I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies, #1) by Pittacus Lore
State&Description: (Eg: Minnesota - number in title)
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message 2: by Abbie (last edited Jun 25, 2018 07:57AM) (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Alabama
- Read a book which has something yellow on the cover (Alabama is nicknamed the Yellowhammer state)
- Read a book with the letters "S", "H" and "A" in the title. (The song "Sweet Home Alabama" is a song by the band Lynyrd Skynyrd)
The Way of Kings

Alaska
- Read a book by "John Green" (John Green wrote the book "Looking for Alaska")
- Read a book with the letters "T", "A" and "X" in the title. (Alaska's biggest city, Anchorage, has been ranked as the most tax friendly city in the U.S.)

Arizona
- Read a book with wings on the cover. (The state capital is Phoenix, which is also the name of a mythical bird.)
- Read a book beginning with "P" (For the State Capital Phoenix)

Arkansas
- Read a book with "Hot" in the title. (Arkansas has a city called Hot Springs Village)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "A"
Not a Sound

California
- Read a book with stars on the cover. (The states largest city Los Angeles, is home to Hollywood's Walk of Fame.)
- Read a book first published in 2007. (The Big Bang Theory is set in California, and it's pilot episode aired on September 24th 2007.)

Colorado
- Read a book with the letters "M", "O", "O", and "N" in the title. (Tim Allen was the voice behind "Buzz Lightyear" and was born in Colorado. The character name "Buzz Lightyear" was inspired by Buzz Aldrin, the second person to walk on the moon.)
- Read a book where the main character's name begins with "C"

Connecticut
- Read a book with "Girl" in the title. (The Gilmore Girls took place in Connecticut.)
The Girl I Used to Be
- Read a book where the main character attends university. (Yale is in Connecticut.)

Delaware
- Read a book which starts with the letter "W" (Delaware's largest city is Wilmington)
- Read a book that's first in series. (Delaware is known as "The first state")

Florida
- Read a book with sunglasses on the cover. (Florida's nickname is The sunshine state)
- Read a book by an author who's last name begins with "D" (Disneyland is a popular tourist attraction in Florida.)
The Queen of Blood

Georgia
- Read a book which has a metal in the title. (Iron, Steel, Copper, Silver, Gold, ect.) (Georgia has a town called Iron City)
- Read a post-apocalyptic book. (The Walking Dead is filmed in Georgia.)
Calamity

Hawaii
- Read a book which has "Heaven" or "Hell" in the title. (Bruno Mars was born here, and sang "Locked out of Heaven")
- Read a crime novel. (For Hawaii Five-O)
Those Girls

Idaho
- Read a book with food on the cover or in the title. (One of Idaho's nicknames is the potato state)
- Read a paranormal book. (Idaho has a city called Winchester. In the show Supernatural, the brothers surnames are Winchester.)

Illinois
- Read a book with "Pretty" in the title. (The first season of Prison Break was mainly filmed in Illinois largest city, Chicago, and the main character is often called "Pretty" by T-bag.)
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name starts with "V" (Veronica Roth's book, Divergent, was set in a post apocalyptic Chicago.)

Indiana
- Read a book which is part of a five book series. (Michael Jackson was born here, and was one fifth of the band "The Jackson Five")
- Read a book with a hat on the cover. (Indiana Jones shares the state's name.)

Iowa
- Read a book first published in September (any year) (The name of Iowa's state capital was incorporated on September 22nd 1851, as "Fort Des Moines", which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "I"

Kansas
- Read a book with red shoes on the cover. (The Wizard of Oz's Dorothy was from Kansas, and wore red shoes.)
- Read a book tagged as "LGBT" (Must be in the top 20 tags) (Eric Stonestreet was born here, and plays Cameron Tucker in Modern Family.)
Huntress

Kentucky
- Read a book first published in June. (Any year) (The state was founded on June 1st, 1792)
City of Bastards
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "K"

Louisiana
- Read a book with the letters "B", "A", "L" and "L" in the title. (Louisiana has a town called Ball.)
- Read a book about witches. (The third season of American Horror Story took place in Louisiana, and was about a coven of witches.)
The Wicked Deep

Maine
- Read a book that was first published in August. (Any year.) (The state capital is Augusta.)
- Read a horror novel. (Stephen King was born in Maine.)
The Fireman

Maryland
- Read a book with "Queen" in the title. (Maryland was named after the Queen Henrietta Maria of France)
- Read a new book (First published in 2018) (Maryland's biggest city is Baltimore. Randy Newman sang a song called "In Baltimore")
The Death of Mrs. Westaway

Massachusetts
- Read a book where the main character is an athlete. (Massachusetts state capital, Boston, is well known for it's marathons.)
- Read a book which has 600 pages or more. (A chunky book can seem just as long as the Boston marathon.)

Michigan
- Read a book with a vehicle on the cover. (Michigan's largest city, Detroit, is known as the car capital of the world)
- Read a book by an author who's last name is Jones. (Michigan has a city called Jonesville.)

Minnesota
- Read a book with a number in the title. (The state has a large number of lakes, and is known by the slogan "Land of 10,000 Lakes")
- Read a book about aliens. (Jason Behr was born here. He played an alien is Roswell.)

Mississippi
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "J" (Mississippi's state capital is Jackson.)
- Read a book with an animal on the cover or in the title. (Elvis Presley was born here, and sang "Hound dog")
The Reluctant Queen

Missouri
- Read a book by an author who's initials are "J.C" (Missouri's state capital is Jefferson City)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "M"
The Weight of Lies

Montana
- Read a book by an author who's first name starts with "H" (For Montana's State Capital Helena.)
- Read a book about wolves/shapeshifters. (Montana has a city called Wolf Point.)


message 3: by Abbie (last edited Jun 28, 2018 01:40AM) (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Nebraska
- Read a book first published in March. (Any year) (The state was founded on March 1st, 1867)
The Flight Attendant
- Read a contemporary novel. (Rainbow Rowell was born in Nebraska.)

Nevada
- Read a murder mystery. (Brandon Flowers was born here, and is part of the band "The Killers")
Then She Was Gone
- Read a book by Nicholas Sparks. (There's a city in Nevada called Sparks.)

New Hampshire
- Read a book which has something green on the cover. (New Hampshire has cities called Greenfield, Greenland and Greenville)
Good Me, Bad Me (Una ragazza bugiarda)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "N"

New Jersey
- Read a book with "Love" in the title. (Whitney Houston was born here, and sang "I will always love you")
- Read a book which has a character with black hair on the cover. (Laura Prepon, from Orange is the new black and That 70's show, was born here)
Never Knowing: A Novel

New Mexico
- Read a book first published in October. (New Mexico's largest city, Albuquerque, is home to the international balloon fiesta, which takes place in October)
- Read a book with clouds on the cover. (New Mexico has a village called Cloudcroft.)
I Found You

New York
- Read a book with the letters "S", "V" and "U" in the title. (Law and Order: Special Victim's Unit is set in New York)
- Read a book with a family member in the title. (Mother, Father, Daughter, Son, Sister, Brother, Husband, Wife, ect.) (How I Met Your Mother was set in New York.)
The Perfect Mother

North Carolina
- Read a book with blood on the cover. (Michael C. Hall was born here, and played the titled character in "Dexter")
- Read a book where the main characters name features an "N" and a "C" (Can be anywhere in the first name.)

North Dakota
- Read a book with buildings on the cover. (North Dakota contains the tallest human-made structure in the Western Hemisphere)
The Broken Girls
- Read a book with trees on the cover. (North Dakota has cities called Northwood, Harwood, Underwood, Lidgerwood, Sherwood, Spiritwood lake, Briarwood, Woodworth and Forest River)

Ohio
- Read a book with an electronic device on the cover. (Ohio's state capital, Columbus, was ranked as the number one up and coming tech city in the nation, in 2008.)
- Read a book first published in July. (Any year) (Ohio has a city called Independence, and Independence day is in July.)

Oklahoma
- Read a book that features a love triangle. (There was one in the musical, Oklahoma!)
- Read a book with a bow or arrow on the cover or in the title. (Oklahoma has a city called Broken Arrow)
The Poppy War

Oregon
- Read a book with flowers on the cover. (Oregon's largest city, Portland, has been nicknamed "The city of roses" for over a century.)
Jar of Hearts
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "O"

Pennsylvania
- Read a book with "Lie" in the title. (Pretty little liars was based in Pennsylvania.)
- Read a book which was first published before the year 1989. (Taylor Swift was born here in 1989.)

Rhode Island
- Read a book with water on the cover. (Rhode Island's official nickname is The Ocean State.)
That Night
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "R"

South Carolina
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name is "Charles" (South Carolina was named in Honour of King Charles I of England, who first formed the English colony. with Carolus being Latin for "Charles")
- Read a book that has a character with red hair on the cover. (The main character in the series, The Selection, has red hair. The author, Kiera Cass, was born here.)

South Dakota
- Read a book first published in November. (Any year) (Pierre has been the state capital since South Dakota gained statehood on November 2nd, 1889)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "S"
The Last Place You Look

Tennessee
- Read a book with a musical instrument on the cover. (The state capital, Nashville, is famed for it's music.)
- Read a book by an author who has written ten books. (Anthologies count as one)

Texas
- Read a book about twins. (Beyonce was born here, and has twins.)
- Read a book about ghosts. (Patrick Swayze was born here, and was in the movie "Ghost")

Utah
- Read a book beginning with the letter "U"
- Read a book with snow on the cover. (Utah's state capital, Salt Lake City, hosted the winter Olympics in 2002)

Vermont
- Read a book with the letters "S", "A", "F" and "E" in the title. (In 2016, Vermont was ranked as the safest state in the country.)
- Read a book where the main characters name features a "V" (Can be anywhere in the first name.)

Virginia
- Read a book about Vampires. (The Vampire Diaries was set in Virginia.)
- Read a book with the letters "B", "A" and "U" in the title. (The BAU (Behavioral Analysis Unit) team in Criminal Minds are based in Virginia.)

Washington
- Read a book first published in January. (Any year) (Washington's state capital, Olympia, was incorporated on January 28th 1859.)
- Read a book which has a colour in the title. (Grey's Anatomy is set in Washington's largest city, Seattle.)
A Clockwork Orange

West Virginia
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name is "John" (John Denver sang the song "Take me home, Country Roads")
- Read a book tagged as "Funny", "Humour" or "Comedy". (Must be in the top 20 tags, but can be slightly different to the listed three.) (The movie, Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, was set in West Virginia.)

Wisconsin
- Read a book with the letters "C", "O" and "W" in the title. (Wisconsin is known as "America's Dairyland")
The Cabin at the End of the World
- Read a book beginning with "M" (Wisconsin's state capital is Madison.)

Wyoming
- Read a book which has less than 100 ratings. (Wyoming is the least populated state in the U.S.)
- Read a book by a female author. (Wyoming was the first state to grant women the right to vote.)
The Last Mrs. Parrish


message 4: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang
State & Description: Arizona (book beginning with letter P) skipping the T in the
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 544
Buddy no


message 5: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Girl I Used to Be by Mary Torjussen
State and description: Connecticut (read a book with girl in title)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 352
Buddy no


message 6: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1) by Brandon Sanderson
State and description: Delaware (book starts with letter W) skipping T in The
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 1007
Buddy no


message 7: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Queen of Blood (The Queens of Renthia, #1) by Sarah Beth Durst
State and description: Florida (author last name begins with D)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 545
Buddy no


message 8: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Calamity (The Reckoners, #3) by Brandon Sanderson
State and description: Georgia (post-apocalyptic)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 584
Buddy no


message 9: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Those Girls by Chevy Stevens
State and description: Hawaii (crime)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 496
Buddy no


message 10: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments City of Bastards (Royal Bastards, #2) by Andrew Shvarts
State and description: Kentucky (first published June 5th 2018)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 377
Buddy no


message 11: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware
State and description: Maryland (first published in 2018)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 400
Buddy no


message 12: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter
State and description: Missouri (main character name starts with M (Megan/Meg)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 382
Buddy no


message 13: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
State and description: Nevada (murder mystery)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 448
Buddy no


message 14: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments I Found You by Lisa Jewell
State and description: New Mexico (clouds on cover)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 464
Buddy no


message 15: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy
State and description: New York (mother in title)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 341
Buddy no


message 16: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Broken Girls by Simone St. James
State and description; North Dakota (building on cover is the school)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 338
Buddy no


message 17: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
State and description: Washington (read a book which has a colour in the title) Orange
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 368
Buddy no


message 18: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine
State and description: Wyoming (read a book written by a female) actually this book written by 2 females but their pen name Liv Constantine is to show them as 1 author
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 560
Buddy no


message 19: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Una ragazza bugiarda by Ali Land the regular edition Good Me, Bad Me
State and description: New Hampshire (something green on cover) the wrapped gift is green on another cover edition
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 400
Buddy no


message 20: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw
State and description: Louisiana (about witches)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 336
Buddy no


message 21: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Lesa wrote: "The Girl I Used to Be by Mary Torjussen
State and description: Connecticut (read a book with girl in title)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 352
Buddy no"


It says you started this on the 31st of May. How much did you read in June? or is it due to time zones?


message 22: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Lesa wrote: "The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang
State & Description: Arizona (book beginning with letter P) skipping the T in the
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 544
Buddy no"


Sorry Lesa, "The" "A" or "Of" can't be skipped for the letter descriptions, is there anything else you want to use it for?


message 23: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Lesa wrote: "The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1) by Brandon Sanderson
State and description: Delaware (book starts with letter W) skipping T in The
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 1007
Buddy no"


The same with this one unfortunately, anything else you want to use it for?


message 24: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
Solo


__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|____53____|____53



message 25: by Lesa (last edited Jun 18, 2018 09:32AM) (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Abbie wrote: "Lesa wrote: "The Girl I Used to Be by Mary Torjussen
State and description: Connecticut (read a book with girl in title)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 352
Buddy ..."

due to the time zone i started after midnight Goodreads never show my right time zone until 3 am then it switches to the next day on Goodreads


message 26: by Lesa (last edited Jun 18, 2018 09:42AM) (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments well I guess I have no where else to put them....since THE can't be skipped....


message 27: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Huntress by Malinda Lo
State and Description Kansas (LGBT Tagged)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 416
Buddy read no


message 28: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments I just noticed will The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1) by Brandon Sanderson fit for Alabama for the letter S, H and A


message 29: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
Solo


__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
__________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Lesa______|___0___|____71____|____71



message 30: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Lesa wrote: "well I guess I have no where else to put them....since THE can't be skipped...."

Looking at the cover more closely, and there's a bow and arrow on it, so i've put it under Oklahoma for you.


message 31: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Okay thanks....smh at myself I didn't notice that lol.


message 32: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Onwetend by Chevy Stevens
State and Description: New Jersey (girl with black hair on cover) the original edition is Never Knowing
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 568
Buddy read No


message 33: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|____76____|____76



message 34: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier
State and description: Oregon (flowers on cover) flower petals
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 320
Buddy no


message 35: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
__________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Lesa______|___0___|____79____|____79



message 36: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Fireman by Joe Hill
State and description: Maine (a horror novel)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 747
Buddy no


message 37: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Last Place You Look (Roxane Weary, #1) by Kristen Lepionka
State and description: South Dakota (A main character name starts with a S) (Sarah Cook)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 496
Buddy no


message 38: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf
State and description: Arkansas (main character name begins with A) (Amelia)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 384
Buddy no


message 39: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
__________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Lesa______|___0___|____92____|____92



message 40: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments That Night by Chevy Stevens
State and description: Rhode Island (water on cover)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 551
Buddy no


message 41: by Lesa (last edited Jun 25, 2018 08:06AM) (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Reluctant Queen (The Queens of Renthia, #2) by Sarah Beth Durst
State and description: Mississippi (animal on the cover) (there's a big bat like animal on the cover)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 416
Buddy no


message 42: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|___101____|___101



message 43: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian
State and description: Nebraska (first published in March) this book was first published March this year 2018
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 499
Buddy no


message 44: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|___105____|___105



message 45: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay
State and description: Wisconsin (letters COW in title) C in Cabin O in of W in World
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 400
Buddy no


message 46: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|___109____|___109



message 47: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments My Plain Jane (The Lady Janies, #2) by Cynthia Hand
State and description; Texas (about ghosts) Jane sees dead people she talks to ghosts
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 464
Buddy no


message 48: by Lesa (new)

Lesa Divine | 1513 comments The Crown's Game (The Crown's Game, #1) by Evelyn Skye
State and description: Vermont ( main character name features a V) (Vika)
Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 432
Buddy no


message 49: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
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__________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
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Lesa______|___0___|___117____|___117



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