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message 1: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited Jan 04, 2019 12:31AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) This is the first year I'm attempting this particular challenge.
I am doing four others as well! I know this is very ambitious of me but hopefully I can complete them all!

(I'll add links to the other challenges I'm doing this year later)


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message 2: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited May 03, 2019 04:02AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) ATY 2019

15/52

Truthwitch (The Witchlands, #1) by Susan Dennard 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2) by Leigh Bardugo
1. A book that was nominated for or won an award in a genre you enjoy Truthwitch
2. A book with one of the 5 W's in the title (Who, What, Where, When, Why)
3. A book where the author’s name contains A, T, and Y 99 Percent Mine
4. A book with a criminal character (i.e. assassin, pirate, thief, robber, scoundrel etc) Crooked Kingdom
5. A book by Shakespeare or inspired by Shakespeare
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All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
6. A book with a dual timeline All Your Perfects
7. 2 books related to the same topic, genre, or theme: Book #1 The Nightingale
8. 2 books related to the same topic, genre, or theme: Book #2
9. A book from one of the top 5 money making genres (romance/erotica, crime/mystery, religious/inspirational, science fiction/fantasy or horror)
10. A book featuring an historical figure

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One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus
11. A book related to one of the 12 Zodiac Chinese Animals (title, cover, subject)
12. A book about reading, books or an author/writer
13. A book that is included on a New York Public Library Staff Picks list One of Us Is Lying
14. A book with a title, subtitle or cover relating to an astronomical term
15. A book by an author from a Mediterranean country or set in a Mediterranean country

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November 9 by Colleen Hoover Ironside A Modern Faery's Tale by Holly Black
16. A book told from multiple perspectives November 9
17. A speculative fiction (i.e. fantasy, scifi, horror, dystopia)
18. A book related to one of the elements on the periodic table of elements Ironside: A Modern Faery's Tale
19. A book by an author who has more than one book on your TBR
20. A book featuring indigenous people of a country

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Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth
21. A book from one of the polarizing or close call votes
22. A book with a number in the title or on the cover Two Can Keep a Secret
23. 4 books inspired by the wedding rhyme: Book #1 Something Old Divergent
24. 4 books inspired by the wedding rhyme: Book #2 Something New
25. 4 books inspired by the wedding rhyme: Book #3 Something Borrowed

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26. 4 books inspired by the wedding rhyme: Book #4 Something Blue
27. A book off of the 1001 books to read before you die list
28. A book related to something cold (i.e. theme, title, author, cover, etc.)
29. A book published before 1950
30. A book featuring an elderly character

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Verity by Colleen Hoover
31. A children’s classic you’ve never read
32. A book with more than 500 pages
33. A book you have owned for at least a year, but have not read yet
34. A book with a person's name in the title Verity
35. A psychological thriller

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Give the Dark My Love (Give the Dark My Love, #1) by Beth Revis
36. A book featured on an NPR Best Books of the Year list
37. A book set in a school or university Give the Dark My Love
38. A book not written in traditional novel format (poetry, essay, epistolary, graphic novel, etc)
39. A book with a strong sense of place or where the author brings the location/setting to life

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Sightwitch (The Witchlands, #2.5) by Susan Dennard A Curse So Dark and Lonely (A Curse So Dark and Lonely, #1) by Brigid Kemmerer
40. A book you stumbled upon
41. A book from the 2018 GR Choice Awards Sightwitch
42. A book with a monster or "monstrous" character A Curse So Dark and Lonely
43. A book related to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) [fiction or nonfiction]
44. A book related in some way to a tv show/series or movie you enjoyed (same topic, same era, book appeared in the show/movie, etc.)
45. A multi-generational saga

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The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon Rich People Problems (Crazy Rich Asians, #3) by Kevin Kwan Pestilence (The Four Horsemen, #1) by Laura Thalassa
46. A book with a (mostly) black cover
47. A book related to food (i.e. title, cover, plot, etc.)
48. A book that was a finalist or winner for the National Book Award for any year The Sun Is Also a Star
49. A book written by a Far East Asian author or set in a Far East Asian country Rich People Problems
50. A book that includes a journey (physical, health, or spiritual) Pestilence

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The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren
51. A book published in 2019
52. A book with a weird or intriguing title The Unhoneymooners


message 3: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited Apr 10, 2019 04:03AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) Reject Challenge:
2/17

The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air, #2) by Holly Black King of Scars (Nikolai Duology, #1) by Leigh Bardugo
A book where the protagonist enters another world
A domestic thriller
Three unrelated books that are linked only by having the same word in the title —Word: King — • The Wicked KingKing of Scars
A book that's sad, depressing, devastating or dark
Two books: A book with a female protagonist & a book with a male protagonist who are in the same profession
A book in which a character uses a disguise or a false/fake identity

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Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge Uprooted by Naomi Novik
A book with a interesting or beautiful spine
A book of short stories, essays, or poems
A book connected to health or medicine (fiction or non-fiction)
3 books that are a trilogy or part of a series
A book with fewer than 5000 ratings on Goodreads 
A book about or inspired by an ancient civilization Cruel Beauty
A book related to or set in a national capital city 
A book with a romantic element or featuring a romantic relationship
A dark fairytale Uprooted
A book set in a small town or village
A book with less than 200 pages


message 4: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited Apr 10, 2019 03:46AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) January - March:

ATY: Truthwitch (The Witchlands, #1) by Susan Dennard 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2) by Leigh Bardugo All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus November 9 by Colleen Hoover Ironside A Modern Faery's Tale by Holly Black Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth Verity by Colleen Hoover Give the Dark My Love (Give the Dark My Love, #1) by Beth Revis A Curse So Dark and Lonely (A Curse So Dark and Lonely, #1) by Brigid Kemmerer Rich People Problems (Crazy Rich Asians, #3) by Kevin Kwan Pestilence (The Four Horsemen, #1) by Laura Thalassa

Reject: The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air, #2) by Holly Black King of Scars (Nikolai Duology, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge


message 5: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited May 03, 2019 04:05AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) April - June:

ATY: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren Sightwitch (The Witchlands, #2.5) by Susan Dennard

Reject: Uprooted by Naomi Novik


message 6: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited Apr 10, 2019 03:33AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) July - September:

ATY:

Reject:


message 7: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited Apr 10, 2019 03:35AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) October - December:

ATY:

Reject:


message 8: by ✨ A ✨ (last edited May 03, 2019 04:06AM) (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) _____________________________________


message 9: by ✨ A ✨ (new)

✨ A ✨  (az_youread) Total completed for Jan - March: 16

ATY : 15
REJECTS: 1


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