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message 1: by Mirnaja (last edited Sep 18, 2018 12:12PM) (new)

Mirnaja | 41 comments The 2018 List

1. πŸ“˜ A book with the letters A, T & Y in the title
Katja Millay - The Sea of Tranquility
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2. πŸ“˜ A book from the first 10 books added to your To Be Read list
E. Lockhart - We Were Liars
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3. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book from the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards
Neil deGrasse Tyson - Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
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4. πŸ“˜ 🎧 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #1 Earth (in title, cover, content, setting, author...)
Janet Edwards - Earth Girl
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5. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book about or inspired by real events
Amy Schumer - The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
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6. πŸ“˜ A book originally written in a language other than English
Han Kang - The Vegetarian
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7. πŸ“˜ A gothic novel
Shirley Jackson - We Have Always Lived in the Castle
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8. πŸ“˜ An "own voices" book*
Sherman Alexie - The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
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9. πŸ“˜ A book with a body part in the title (heart, bones, teeth, skin, blood, etc)
Rosalie Lario- Blood of the Demon
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10. πŸ“˜ An author's debut book (their first book to be published)
Mark Haddon - The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
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11. πŸ“˜ A literary fiction
Lisa See - Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
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12. πŸ“˜ A book set in Africa or South America
Akwaeke Emezi - Freshwater
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13. πŸ“˜ A book with a plot centered around a secret (forbidden love, spies, secret societies, etc)
Kelli Clare - Hidden
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14. πŸ“˜ 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #2 Fire
Kay Honeyman - The Fire Horse Girl
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15. πŸ“˜ A book with an unique format/writing structure
Amie Kaufman - Illuminae
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16. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A narrative nonfiction
Hope Jahren - Lab Girl
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17. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book you expect to make you laugh
Carrie Fisher - Wishful Drinking
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18. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book with a location in the title
Heather Morris - The Tattooist of Auschwitz
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19. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book nominated for the Edgar Award or by a Grand master author
William Kent Krueger - Ordinary Grace
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20. πŸ“˜ A book rated 5 stars by at least one of your friends
Julie Otsuka - The Buddha in the Attic
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21. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book written in first person perspective
Jeff VanderMeer - Annihilation
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22. πŸ“˜ A book you have high expectations or hope for
Justin Cronin - The Passage
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23. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A medical or legal thriller
John Scalzi - Lock In
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24. πŸ“˜ A book with a map
Brandon Sanderson - The Well of Ascension
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25. πŸ“˜ A book with an antagonist/villain point of view
John Fowles - The Collector
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message 2: by Mirnaja (last edited Sep 27, 2018 08:32AM) (new)

Mirnaja | 41 comments 26. πŸ“˜ A book with a text only cover
Oliver Sacks - The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
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27. πŸ“˜ A book about surviving a hardship (war, famine, major disasters, serious illness, etc)
Tom Perrotta - The Leftovers
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28. πŸ“˜ 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #3 Water
Karen White - The Memory of Water
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29. πŸ“˜ A book with a "Clue" weapon on the cover or title (lead pipe, revolver, rope, candlestick, dagger, wrench)
Neil Gaiman - Coraline
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30. πŸ“˜ A short book
Alessandro Baricco - Silk
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31. πŸ“˜ A book set in a country you'd like to visit but have never been to
Kevin Kwan - Crazy Rich Asians
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32. πŸ“˜ An alternate history book
R.F. Kuang - The Poppy War
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33. πŸ“˜ A book connected (title, cover, content) to a word "born" in the same year as you (body double)
Paul Guest - Notes for My Body Double
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34. πŸ“˜ A suggestion from the AtY 2018 polls, that didn't win but was polarizing or a close-call
Milena Agus - From the Land of the Moon
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35. πŸ“˜ A book featuring a murder
Lindsay Cummings - The Murder Complex
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36. πŸ“˜ A book published in the last 3 years (2016, 2017, 2018) by an author you haven't read before
Amie Kaufman - Gemina
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37. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A Women's Prize for Fiction winner or nominee
Jhumpa Lahiri - The Lowland
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38. πŸ“˜ A science book or a science fiction book
Justin Cronin - The City of Mirrors
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39. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book with a form of punctuation in the title
Mindy Kaling - Why Not Me?
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40. πŸ“˜ A book from Amazon's 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime list
Rainbow Rowell - Eleanor & Park
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41. πŸ“˜ A book by an author with the same first and last initials
Melissa Marr - One Blood Ruby
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42. πŸ“˜ A book that takes place on, in, or underwater
Alexandra Christo - To Kill a Kingdom
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43. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book with a title that is a whole sentence
Gail Honeyman - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
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44. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A ghost story
Stephen King - Joyland
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45. πŸ“˜ A book that intimidates/ scares you
Guillermo del Toro - The Strain
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46. πŸ“˜ 4 books linked by the 4 elements: Book #4 Air
Rhoda Belleza - Empress of a Thousand Skies
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47. πŸ“˜ 🎧 A book where the main character (or author) is of a different ethnic origin, religion, or sexual identity than your own
Jesmyn Ward - Sing, Unburied, Sing
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48. πŸ“˜ A book related to one of the 7 deadly sins (pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath, sloth)
Justin Cronin - The Twelve
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49. πŸ“˜ A book from one of the Goodreads Best Books of the Month lists
B A Paris - Bring Me Back
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50. πŸ“˜ A book with a warm atmosphere (centered on family, friendship, love or summer)
Cindy Anstey - Love, Lies and Spies
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51. πŸ“˜ An award-winning short story or short story collection
Banana Yoshimoto - Kitchen
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52. πŸ“˜ A book published in 2018
Amie Kaufman - Obsidio
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message 3: by Mirnaja (new)

Mirnaja | 41 comments πŸ“˜ - finished
πŸ“— - in progress
🎧 - audiobook


message 4: by Kathy (new)

Kathy | 2484 comments Nice list! I loved The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. enjoy!


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