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message 1: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Jun 18, 2019 12:40PM) (new)

Jan | 10872 comments Let's Spell Africa!
To Completion

No fooling! It's time to tackle our next continent and it's a BIG ONE!!
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You can use any of the following to complete a letter:
1. First letter of the Book's title (Use or Ignore A, An or The)
2. First letter of the Author's first or last name
3. First letter of the Series title
4. First letter of a Main Character's first or last name

For letters Q, X, Y and Z, you may use a book in which the letter is found anywhere in the title, series, author or MC name.

Challenge Rules: All forms of books are accepted as long as they are 100 pages or more. When posting updates of completed books, please include a link to the title and author’s name, along with the date you finished reading the book. When you have finished the challenge, please copy and paste your entire challenge and re-post in a new message, letting us know it is completed.

Good luck!!

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1. Algeria
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2. Angola
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3. Benin
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4. Botswana
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5. Burkina Faso
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6. Burundi
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7. Cabo Verde
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8. Cameroon
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9. Central African Republic
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10. Chad
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11. Comoros
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12. Congo, Democratic Republic
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13. Congo, Republic
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14. Cote d'Ivoire
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15. Djibouti
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16. Egypt
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17. Equatorial Guinea
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18. Eritrea
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19. Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)
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20. Ethiopia
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21. Gabon
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22. Gambia
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23. Ghana
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24. Guinea
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25. Guinea-Bissau
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26. Kenya
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27. Lesotho
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28. Liberia
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29. Libya
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30. Madagascar
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31. Malawi
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32. Mali
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33. Mauritania
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34. Mauritius
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35. Morocco
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36. Mozambique
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37. Namibia
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38. Niger
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39. Nigeria
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40. Rwanda
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41. Sao Tome and Principe
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42. Senegal
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43. Seychelles
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44. Sierra Leone
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45. Somalia
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46. South Africa
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47. South Sudan
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48. Sudan
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49. Tanzania
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50. Togo
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51. Tunisia
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52. Uganda
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53. Zambia
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54. Zimbabwe
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message 3: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Oct 01, 2021 12:36PM) (new)

Jan | 10872 comments My Spot

Let's Spell Africa!
April 1, 2019 To Completion
Countries: 29/54

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1. Algeria - COMPLETED
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2. Angola - COMPLETED
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3. Benin - COMPLETED
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4. Botswana - COMPLETED
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5. Burkina Faso - COMPLETED
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6. Burundi - COMPLETED
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7. Cabo Verde - COMPLETED
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8. Cameroon - COMPLETED
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9. Central African Republic - COMPLETED
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10. Chad - COMPLETED
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11. Comoros - COMPLETED
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12. Congo, Democratic Republic - COMPLETED
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13. Congo, Republic - COMPLETED
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14. Cote d'Ivoire - COMPLETED
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15. Djibouti - COMPLETED
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16. Egypt - COMPLETED
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17. Equatorial Guinea - COMPLETED
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18. Eritrea - COMPLETED
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19. Eswatini - COMPLETED
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20. Ethiopia - COMPLETED
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21. Gabon - COMPLETED
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22. Gambia - COMPLETED
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23. Ghana - COMPLETED
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24. Guinea - COMPLETED
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25. Guinea-Bissau - COMPLETED
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26. Kenya - COMPLETED
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message 5: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Oct 01, 2021 12:36PM) (new)

Jan | 10872 comments Jan's #3

27. Lesotho
L - Last Train to London | Matthew Costello 10/4/20****
E - Something Blue | Emma Jameson8/9/21****
S - Snowblind | Matthew Costello 10/7/20***
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T - The Penguin Lessons | Tom Michell 11/25/20***
H - Harvest Season | Melanie Lageschulte 2/6/21****
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28. Liberia - COMPLETED
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29. Libya
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30. Madagascar - COMPLETED
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31. Malawi
M - Murder Fir Christmas | Joyce Lavene 12/2/20*****
A - The Body Reader | Anne Frasier 6/4/21*****
L - The Landscape Of Love | Sally Beauman3/30/21*****
A - The Kingdom | Amanda Stevens 6/5/21*****
W - The Hour of Death | Jane Willan 4/25/21****
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32. Mali
M - The Mists of Avalon | Marion Zimmer Bradley 12/16/20*****
A - The Mystwick School of Musicraft | Jessica Khoury 6/18/21***
L - Hit Man | Lawrence Block 4/5/21*****
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33. Mauritania
M - Murder at Macbeth | Susan Harper 2/9/21**
A - Arrivals and Arrests | Diana Xarissa 7/1/31***
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R - My Sister's Grave | Robert Dugoni 5/5/21*****
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T - Them Bones | Carolyn Haines 1/31/21****
A - Treacherous Strand | Andrea Carter 7/12/21***
N - Nola from: Mai Tai Butterfly | JoAnn Bassett 8/15/21***
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A - A Skeleton in the Family | Leigh Perry 8/31/21*****

34. Mauritius
M - Midnight | Dean Koontz 3/11/21****
A - Tell MeTell Me Anne Frasier 8/11/21****
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R - Rooted in Deceit | Wendy Tyson 5/11/21***
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T - The Subtle Serpent | Peter Tremayne 6/10/21****
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S - Summer at the Lakeside Resort | Susan Schild 5/2/21***

35. Morocco
M - Midnight Train To Paris | Juliette Sobanet 4/22/21***
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R - The Cure of Souls | Phil Rickman 5/15/21*****
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C - Chloe From: Moving Violation | Melanie Jackson 8/18/21***
C - A Murder on Jane Street | Cathy Cash Spellman 5/29/21***
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message 6: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Oct 01, 2021 12:47PM) (new)

Jan | 10872 comments Jan's #4

36. Mozambique
M - My Fair Latte | Vickie Fee 5/7/21****
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Z - Zelda from: The Library of Lost and Found | Phaedra Patrick
A - Atticus from: Magpie Murders | Anthony Horowitz 9/9/21****
M - Mulligan Stew | Deb Stover 5/8/21**
B - Claimed | Lindsay Buroker 4/19/21****
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Q - Thru-Hiking Will Break Your Heart | Carrot Quinn 4/9/21**
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E - Ecstasy | Mary Sharratt 9/15/21***

37. Namibia
N - Wired In | Toby Neal 9/3/21***
A - Alex from: Coercion | Tim Tigner 9/28/21***
M - The Matchmakers of Minnow Bay | Kelly Harms 6/5/21****
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B - Liberty | Lindsay Buroker 4/21/21****
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38. Niger
N - Silverswift | Natalie Lloyd 9/16/21***
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G - Georgie from: Crème Brûlée To Slay | CeeCee James 6/19/21**
E - Eli from: The Miser's Dream | John Gaspard 8/24/21***
R - Ruth from: The Snowdonia Killings | Simon McCleave 8/6/21***

39. Nigeria
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G - Gideon's Rescue | Alan Russell 7/30/21***
E - Edith from: The Lager Queen of Minnesota | J. Ryan Stradal 9/20/21***
R - The Ruin | Dervla McTiernan 8/22/21****
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40. Rwanda
R - Rosie from: The Big Dreams Beach Hotel | Lilly Bartlett 9/1/21***
W - Whiskey Sour | J.A. Konrath 5/2/21****
A - Anna from: The Sacrifice | Karin Kaufman 9/23/21****
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D - First Case | Kathi Daley 1/10/21****
A

41. Sao Tome and Principe
S - Sigrun's Secret | Marie-Louise Jensen 12/1/20**
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T - The First Rule of Ten | Gay Hendricks 8/15/21****
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M - Mayhem at the Orient Express | Kylie Logan 6/15/21***
E - Written Off (Mysterious Detective #1) by E.J. Copperman | E.J. Copperman 9/24/21***

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P - Pushing Brilliance | Tim Tigner 7/5/21****
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C - Call Me Maybe | Cara Bastone 6/7/21*****
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P - The Psalter | Galen Watson 8/30/21***
E - Eli from: The Linking Rings | John Gaspard 9/28/21****

42. Senegal
S - Samantha from: What You Wish For | Katherine Center 7/8/21***
E - Eli from: The Floating Light Bulb | John Gaspard 9/30/21****
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G - Crazy Little Thing Called Dead | Kate George 9/10/21***
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L - Thin Air | Lisa Gray 6/27/21****

43. Seychelles
S - Ghost Wall | Sarah Moss 7/18/21*
E
Y - Legend of the Jade Dragon | Yasmine Galenorn/5/22/21****
C - Celine | Peter Heller 12/2/20*****
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L - Leave No Trace | Mindy Mejia 9/24/21*****
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S - How to Make a French Family | Samantha Verant 8/17/21***

44. Sierra Leone
S - Speaks the Nightbird | Robert R. McCammon 9/6/21**
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45. Somalia
S
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M - Murder in the Morning Edition | Peter Bartram 7/3/21***
A
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message 8: by Sarah (last edited May 22, 2020 06:47PM) (new)

Sarah (sarath595) | 190 comments Oh, man...and I told myself I wasn't going to do any more "big" challenges!

Let's Spell Africa!
April 1, 2019 - ?


Progress: 15/54

1. Algeria
A - Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell by Kristiana Gregory 5/1/19
L - A Line in the Sand: The Alamo Diary of Lucinda Lawrence by Sherry Garland 4/10/19
G - A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-32 by Joan W. Blos 4/3/19
E - Ellen Levine, Journal of Jedediah Barstow: An Emigrant On The Oregon Trail 4/21/19
R - A Rebel's Daughter: The 1837 Rebellion Diary of Arabella Stevenson by Janet Lunn 4/11/19
I - The Ice Master by Jennifer Niven 4/29/19
A - All the Stars in the Sky: The Santa Fe Trail Diary of Florrie Mack Ryder by Megan McDonald 5/18/19

2. Angola
A - As Far As I Can See by Kate McMullan 6/7/19
N - Nancy Drew, Captive Witness by Carolyn Keene 10/20/19
G - The Golden Tresses of the Dead by Alan Bradley 5/27/19
O - One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake 7/4/19
L - Letters from the Corrugated Castle: A Novel of Gold Rush California, 1850-1852 by Joan W. Blos 5/22/19
A - Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography by Eric Idle 7/16/19

3. Benin
B - Barry Denenberg, When Will This Cruel War Be Over?: The Civil War Diary of Emma Simpson, Gordonsville, Virginia, 1864 7/21/19
E - Elisabeth: The Princess Bride, Austria - Hungary, 1853 by Barry Denenberg 5/25/19
N - Neuvel, Sylvain, The Test 11/12/19
I - I'm Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves to Get through Our Twenties by Ryan O'Connell 5/7/19
N - No Safe Harbour: The Halifax Explosion Diary of Charlotte Blackburn by Julie Lawson 11/27/19

4. Botswana
B - Behind the Masks: The Diary of Angeline Reddy, Bodie, California, 1880 by Susan Patron 8/27/19
O - Ove, A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 7/14/19
T - Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake 6/3/19
S - Saba: Under the Hyena's Foot by Jane Kurtz 4/22/19
W - When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man by Nick Dybek 4/17/19
A - Addy: An American Girl (Boxed Set) by Connie Rose Porter 7/21/19
N - Nellie Lee Love, Color Me Dark: The Diary of Nellie Lee Love, the Great Migration North, Chicago, Illinois, 1919 by Patricia C. McKissack 12/12/19
A - After the Rain: Virginia's Civil War Diary by Mary Pope Osborne 7/21/19

5. Burkina Faso
B - Blood and Iron: Building the Railroad, Lee Heen-gwong, British Columbia, 1882 by Paul Yee 8/30/19
U - Under Copp's Hill by Katherine Ayres 10/27/19
R - Rodman Philbrick, Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds: The Donner Party Expedition, 1846 4/23/19
K - Kirsten's Boxed Set by Janet Beeler Shaw 5/30/19
I - Indian Mutiny: Hanuman Singh, India, 1857-1858 by Pratima Mitchell 6/11/19
N - Norman Scott, A Very English Scandal: Sex, Lies, and a Murder Plot at the Heart of the Establishment by John Preston 12/17/19
A - Alyssa Maxwell, Murder at Marble House 10/26/19
F - Falling for the Brother by Tara Taylor Quinn 5/9/19
A - Angela, Hear My Sorrow: The Diary of Angela Denoto, a Shirtwaist Worker, New York City 1909 by Deborah Hopkinson 11/7/19
S - Sherry Garland, Valley of the Moon: The Diary of María Rosalía de Milagros, Sonoma Valley, Alta Valley, California, 1846, 4/23/19
O - Oldfield, Pamela, Victorian Workhouse: The Diary of Edith Lorrimer, England, 1871 8/12/19

6. Burundi
B - Blood Upon Our Land :The North West Resistance Diary Of Josephine Bouvier by Maxine Trottier 9/3/19
U - Uchida, Ben, The Journal of Ben Uchida: Citizen 13559 Mirror Lake Internment Camp by Barry Denenberg 3/6/20
R - Riddle of the Prairie Bride by Kathryn Reiss 8/17/19
U - U-boat Hunter: Peter Rogers, HMS Arum, 1939-1945 by Bryan Perrett 3/16/20
N - Not a Nickel to Spare: The Great Depression Diary of Sally Cohen by Perry Nodelman 1/9/20
D - Danger at the Wild West Show by Alison Hart 9/12/19
I - I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly: The Diary of Patsy, a Freed Girl, Mars Bluff, South Carolina, 1865 by Joyce Hansen 7/24/19

7. Cabo Verde
C - A Crime for Christmas by Carolyn Keene 5/11/19
A - Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess, Russia, 1914 by Carolyn Meyer 11/28/19
B - Bold Spirit: Helga Estby's Forgotten Walk Across Victorian America by Linda Lawrence Hunt 9/20/19
O - Oldfield, Pamela, Factory Girl 9/14/19
V - Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia, England, 1829 by Anna Kirwan 4/3/19
E - Ernst, Kathleen, Whistler in the Dark 8/11/19
R - A Ribbon of Shining Steel: The Railway Diary of Kate Cameron by Julie Lawson 8/31/19
D - A Desperate Road to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Diary of Julia May Jackson by Karleen Bradford 7/19/19
E - An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir 9/6/19

8. Cameroon
C - The Crystal Palace: The Diary of Lily Hicks, London, 1850-1851 by Frances Mary Hendry 5/21/19
A - Allan McBride, Shot at Dawn: World War I, Allan McBride, France, 1917 by John Wilson 11/30/19
M - Mill Girl: The Diary of Eliza Helsted, Manchester, 1842-1843 by Sue Reid 4/13/19
E - Ellen Emerson White, Kaiulani: The People's Princess, Hawaii, 1889 9/15/19
R - Rebecca: An American Girl by Jacqueline Dembar Greene 11/18/19
O - Orphan at My Door: The Home Child Diary of Victoria Cope by Jean Little 9/26/19
O - Oyinkan Braithwaite, My Sister, the Serial Killer 11/14/19
N - Neela: Victory Song by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni 2/5/20

9. Central African Republic
C - Crimea: Michael Pope, 110th Regiment, 1853-1857 by Bryan Perrett 6/6/19
E - Ellen Emerson White, Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S. Titanic, 1912 11/13/19
N - Nowhere to Run: A Second World War refugee's diary, 1938-1943 by Carol Drinkwater 3/9/20
T - Toughboy and Sister by Kirkpatrick Hill 10/29/19
R - My Story: Road to War by Valerie Wilding 11/25/19
A - Anidori, The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale 1/2/20
L - Lasky, Kathryn, Kazunomiya: Prisoner of Heaven, Japan, 1858 6/14/19
A - Allen, Louise, Least Likely to Marry a Duke 1/5/20
F - For This Land by Kate McMullan 6/7/19
R - Rhys Davies, Eleanor, Berlin Olympics by Vince Cross 1/15/20
I - In Thrall to the Enemy Commander by Greta Gilbert 8/9/19
C - Crime in the Queen's Court by Carolyn Keene 7/2/19
A - American Girl, Kit: An American Girl by Valerie Tripp 1/12/20
N - Nanea, Growing Up with Aloha: A Nanea Classic Volume 1 by Kirby Larson 2/23/20
R - Robertson, Noreen, To Stand On My Own: The Polio Epidemic Diary of Noreen Robertson, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1937 by Barbara Haworth-Attard 2/1/20
E - Ellis, Sarah, That Fatal Night: The Titanic Diary of Dorothy Wilton 11/15/19
P - Pénélope Bagieu, Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World 11/23/19
U - Unlaced by the Highland Duke by Lara Temple 3/20/20
B - Bowen, Kathleen, A Time For Courage: The Suffragette Diary of Kathleen Bowen by Kathryn Lasky 11/25/19
L - Laurence Yep, Journal of Wong Ming-Chung: A Chinese Miner, California, 1852 5/23/19
I - If I Die Before I Wake: The Flu Epidemic Diary of Fiona Macgregor by Jean Little 12/9/19
C - A Country of Our Own: The Confederation Diary of Rosie Dunn by Karleen Bradford 7/26/19

10. Chad
C - Counterfeit Courtship by Christina Miller 7/31/19
H - The Hunger: The Diary of Phyllis McCormack, Ireland, 1845-1847 by Carol Drinkwater 4/29/19
A - An American Spring: Sofia's Immigrant Diary by Kathryn Lasky 9/29/19
D - Days of Toil and Tears: The Child Labour Diary of Flora Rutherford by Sarah Ellis 9/14/19


message 9: by Sarah (last edited May 22, 2020 06:46PM) (new)

Sarah (sarath595) | 190 comments Sarah #2

11. Comoros
C - Captain Rose's Redemption by Georgie Lee 8/20/19
O - One Night with the Major by Bronwyn Scott 12/22/19
M - Message In The Sky by Sharon Dennis Wyeth 6/14/19
O - An Ocean Apart: The Gold Mountain Diary of Chin Mei-Ling by Gillian Chan 12/25/19
R - Ridel, Sophie, Sophie's Secret War: A Second World War Girl's Diary, 1939-1940 by Jill Atkins 2/16/20
O - One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping: The Diary of Julie Weiss by Barry Denenberg 2/2/20
S - So Far From Home: the Diary of Mary Driscoll, an Irish Mill Girl, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1847 by Barry Denenberg 4/30/19

12. Congo, Democratic Republic
C - Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman 8/24/19
O - Osborne, Mary Pope, My Secret War: The World War II Diary of Madeline Beck, Long Island, New York 1941 2/28/20
N - Nanea, Hula for the Home Front: A Nanea Classic Volume 2 by Kirby Larson 2/26/20
G - Graves of Ice: The Lost Franklin Expedition, The Northwest Passage, George Chambers, 1845 by John Wilson 5/18/19
O - Owens, Biddy, The Journal Of Biddy Owens, Birmingham, Alabama, 1948 by Walter Dean Myers 4/10/20
D - Durbin, William, The Journal Of Otto Peltonen, A Finnish Immigrant 10/18/19
E - Eldridge, Jim, Flying Ace: Jack Fairfax, Royal Flying Corps, 1915-1918 11/20/19
M - Montmorency: Thief, Liar, Gentleman? by Eleanor Updale 6/20/19
O - Once and for All by Sarah Dessen 4/19/20
C - A Coal Miner's Bride: The Diary of Anetka Kaminska, Lattimer, Pennsylvania, 1896 by Susan Campbell Bartoletti 9/26/19
R - Rutkoski, Marie, The Winner's Crime 3/5/20
A - Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian 2/13/20
T - A Trail of Broken Dreams: The Gold Rush Diary of Harriet Palmer by Barbara Haworth-Attard 7/1/19
I - Irvine, Coco, Through No Fault of My Own: A Girl's Diary of Life on Summit Avenue in the Jazz Age 12/29/19
C - A City Tossed and Broken: The Diary of Minnie Bonner, San Francisco, California, 1906 by Judy Blundell 10/18/19
R - Reid, Sue, War Nurse: The Diary of Kitty Langley, 1939-1940 2/17/20
E - Eldridge, Jim, My Story: The Trenches 11/25/19
P - Pierce, Lydia, Like the Willow Tree: The Diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce, Portland, Maine, 1918 by Lois Lowry 12/9/19
U - Updale, Eleanor, Montmorency On The Rocks: Doctor, Aristocrat, Murderer? 3/30/20
B - Brooks, Hattie, Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson 12/7/19
L - A Light in the Storm: The Civil War Diary of Amelia Martin, Fenwick Island, Delaware, 1861 by Karen Hesse 6/30/19
I - Ivy Weatherall, A Prairie as Wide as the Sea: The Immigrant Diary of Ivy Weatherall by Sarah Ellis 12/29/19
C - Carol Drinkwater, Suffragette 11/15/19

13. Congo, Republic
C - Christmas After All: The Great Depression Diary of Minnie Swift, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1932 by Kathryn Lasky 1/7/20
O - The Orchid Thief by Carolyn Keene 4/21/20
N - Nancy Drew, The Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene 2/23/20
G - The Ghost of the Lantern Lady by Carolyn Keene 6/10/19
O - Owens, Nobody, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman 4/23/20
R - Robinson, Barbara, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever 3/23/20
E - Edwards, Grace, Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards by Katelan Janke 1/14/20
P - Parkinson, Siobhan, Kathleen: The Celtic Knot 1/30/20
U - Uncovering the Merchant's Secret by Elisabeth Hobbes 4/25/20
B - Brothers Far from Home: The World War I Diary of Eliza Bates by Jean Little 12/8/19
L - Little House in Brookfield by Maria D. Wilkes 7/10/19
I - Idle, Eric, The Greedy Bastard Diary: A Comic Tour of America 1/25/20
C - C.J. Jackson, The Journal of C. J. Jackson, a Dust Bowl Migrant, Oklahoma to California, 1935 by William Durbin 1/14/20

14. Cote d'Ivoire
C - Chris Priestley, Battle of Britain: Harry Woods, England, 1939-1941 2/18/20
O - One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus 4/20/20
T - A Time To Dance by Mary Pope Osborne 7/24/19
E - Emil, The Storm to Come: Two boys on the run from the Nazis, Vienna, 1939 by Yankev Glatshteyn 2/6/20
D - Dear America, When Christmas Comes Again: The World War I Diary of Simone Spencer by Beth Seidel Levine 12/9/19
I - Ian Livingstone, Board Games in 100 Moves 1/28/20
V - Victoria Rebels by Carolyn Meyer 4/11/19
O - Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys 5/19/20
I - I am Canada, Sniper Fire: The Fight for Ortona, Paul Baldassara, Italy, 1943 by Jonathan Webb 3/12/20
R - Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick 3/25/20
E - Edie, Blitz: The Diary of Edie Benson, London, 1940-1941 by Vince Cross 2/19/20

15. Djibouti
D - Denenberg, Barry, Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: The Diary of Bess Brennan 12/30/19
J - The Journal of Jesse Smoke : A Cherokee Boy, Trail of Tears, 1838 by Joseph Bruchac 4/11/19
I - Ishmael, Moby-Dick or, the Whale by Herman Melville 5/9/20
B - Branded by the Pink Triangle by Ken Setterington 1/7/20
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U - An Unsuitable Duchess by Laurie Benson 4/29/20
T - These Is My Words: The Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine, 1881-1901 by Nancy E. Turner 9/23/19
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16. Egypt
E - Exiles from the War: The War Guest Diary of Charlotte Mary Twiss by Jean Little 2/19/20
G - The Girl Who Chased Away Sorrow: The Diary of Sarah Nita, a Navajo Girl by Ann Turner 7/21/19
Y - You're Still the One by Debbi Rawlins 4/16/20
P - Paul Fleischman, Bull Run 2/14/20
T - Toughboy, Winter Camp by Kirkpatrick Hill 10/29/19

17. Equatorial Guinea
E - Early Sunday Morning: the Pearl Harbor Diary of Amber Billows, Hawaii, 1941 by Barry Denenberg 2/21/20
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A - Alastair Morrison, Prisoner of Dieppe: World War II, Alistair Morrison, Occupied France, 1942 by Hugh Brewster 3/11/20
T - Twentieth Century Girl: The Diary of Flora Bonnington, London, 1899-1900 by Carol Drinkwater 9/29/19
O
R - Ravenburn by Laura Black 4/5/20
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A - Andy Pope, D-Day: A Second World War Soldier, 1944 by Bryan Perrett 3/14/20
L - Land of the Buffalo Bones: The Diary of Mary Ann Elizabeth Rodgers, An English Girl in Minnesota by Marion Dane Bauer 8/12/19
G - The Great Railroad Race: the Diary of Libby West by Kristiana Gregory 7/28/19
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N - Nancy Drew, Action! by Carolyn Keene 4/8/20
E - Eldridge, Jim, Spy Smuggler: Paul Lelaud, France, 1942-1944 3/10/20
A - American Girl, Molly: An American Girl : 1944 by Valerie Tripp 3/16/20

18. Eritrea
E - Eldridge, Jim, Desert Danger: Tim Jackson, North Africa WWII 2/29/20
R - Ruby Slipperjack, Dear Canada: These Are My Words: The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens 4/11/20
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T - Tinley, Catherine, The Earl's Runaway Governess 4/3/20
R - Rowling, J. K., Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone 4/10/20
E - Eli Sisters, The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt 2/26/20
A - Alexander Hamilton, The Duel: The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr by Judith St. George 3/21/20

19. Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)
E - Eldridge, Jim, My Story: Codename Céline 3/13/20
S - A Sea of Sorrows: The Typhus Epidemic Diary of Johanna Leary by Norah McClintock 5/1/19
W - Westward to Home by Patricia Hermes 5/18/19
A - Atia, Seduced by Her Rebel Warrior by Greta Gilbert 3/27/20
T - Turned Away: The World War II Diary of Devorah Bernstein by Carol Matas 3/1/20
I
N - Nancy Drew, High Survival by Carolyn Keene 4/9/20
I

20. Ethiopia
E - Eric R. Delderfield, Kings and Queens of England 4/10/20
T - The Tower Treasure by Franklin W. Dixon 3/4/20
H - The Horse Charmer by Terri Farley 5/17/19
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P - Piper, The Fences Between Us: The Diary of Piper Davis, Seattle, Washington, 1941 by Kirby Larson 3/6/20
I
A - Alchemy and Meggy Swann by Karen Cushman 4/1/20


message 10: by Sarah (last edited May 17, 2020 08:17PM) (new)

Sarah (sarath595) | 190 comments Sarah #3

21. Gabon
G - Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart 8/15/19
A - Alex Morales, The Dead and the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer 4/29/20
B - Brooks, Hattie, Hattie Ever After by Kirby Larson 12/12/19
O
N - Nancy Drew, The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene 4/12/20

22. Gambia
G - Ghost Light on Graveyard Shoal by Elizabeth McDavid Jones 9/20/19
A - Andrea Davis Pinkney, With the Might of Angels: The Diary of Dawnie Rae Johnson, Hadley, Virginia, 1954 5/14/20
M - McKissack, Patricia, A Picture of Freedom: The Diary of Clotee, a Slave Girl, Belmont Plantation, Virginia 1859 6/16/19
B - Behind Enemy Lines: World War II by Carol Matas 3/16/20
I
A

23. Ghana
G - Gillian Chan, Defend or Die: The Siege of Hong Kong, Jack Finnigan, Hong Kong, 1941 3/1/20
H - His Convenient Highland Wedding by Janice Preston 5/18/19
A
N - No Strings Attached by Carolyn Keene 4/14/20
A

24. Guinea
G
U
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E - Evans, Miranda, Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer 5/4/20
A

25. Guinea-Bissau
G
U
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A
B - Bradford, Karleen, With Nothing But Our Courage: The Loyalist Diary of Mary MacDonald 4/13/20
I
S - Savage Conversations by LeAnne Howe 5/7/19
S - Seeds of Hope: The Gold Rush Diary of Susanna Fairchild by Kristiana Gregory 5/19/19
A
U

26. Kenya
K - Kate McMullan, A Fine Start 6/11/19
E - Ellen Emerson White, The Journal of Patrick Seamus Flaherty: United States Marine Corps, Khe Sanh, Vietnam, 1968 5/16/20
N
Y
A

27. Lesotho
L - Ledfeather by Stephen Graham Jones 7/12/19
E - Ellen Emerson White, Where Have All the Flowers Gone?: The Diary of Molly MacKenzie Flaherty 5/16/20
S - S.O.S. Titanic by Eve Bunting 5/30/19
O
T - Todd, Mary, Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard 3/23/20
H - Hermes, Patricia, A Perfect Place 5/18/19
O

28. Liberia
L - Loper, Joshua, The Journal Of Joshua Loper, A Black Cowboy by Walter Dean Myers 8/26/19
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B
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R - Rowing, J. K., Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 5/12/20
I
A

29. Libya
L - Lasky, Kathryn, Home at Last: Sofia's Immigrant Diary 9/29/19
I
B - Boraks-Nemetz, Lillian, Hoping for Home: Stories of Arrival 4/10/20
Y
A

30. Madagascar
M - Murder at the Breakers by Alyssa Maxwell 7/7/19
A
D - Dessen, Sarah, Saint Anything 4/5/20
A
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S - Spring Pearl: The Last Flower by Laurence Yep 6/11/19
C - Collins, Scott Pendleton, The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War 2 Soldier by Walter Dean Myers 3/14/20
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message 12: by Sarah (last edited Apr 08, 2020 09:47AM) (new)

Sarah (sarath595) | 190 comments Sarah #5

41. Sao Tome and Principe
S - Sharon Dennis Wyeth, Freedom's Wings 6/12/19
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M - The Minstrel's Melody by Eleanora E. Tate 10/5/19
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P - Paperback Crush: The Totally Radical History of '80s and '90s Teen Fiction by Gabrielle Moss 5/6/19
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C - The Collected Poems by Sylvia Plath 4/7/20
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42. Senegal
S - Sid Hite, The Journal of Rufus Rowe, A Witness to the Battle of Fredericksburg 7/1/19
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43. Seychelles
S - Say You Are My Sister by Laurel Stowe Brady 7/8/19
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H - Hoofbeats of Danger by Holly Hughes 6/16/19
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S - The Sweep's Boy: A Victorian Boy, London, 1870 by Jim Eldridge 8/11/19

44. Sierra Leone
S - Susan Campbell Bartoletti, The Journal of Finn Reardon, A Newsie 9/28/19
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45. Somalia
S - The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Julie Berry 10/23/19
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M - The Monsters We Deserve by Marcus Sedgwick 2/14/20
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46. South Africa
S - Samantha's Boxed Set by Valerie Tripp 10/8/19
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H - Her Convenient Husband's Return by Eleanor Webster 8/6/19
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47. South Sudan
S - The Strange Case of Baby H by Kathryn Reiss 10/17/19
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H - Hope In My Heart: Sofia's Immigrant Diary by Kathryn Lasky 9/29/19
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48. Sudan

49. Tanzania
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Z - Zulu War: Jabulani, Africa, 1879-1882 by Vince Cross 8/18/19
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50. Togo

51. Tunisia

52. Uganda

53. Zambia
Z
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M - Margaret, Wartime Princess by Valerie Wilding 3/16/20
B
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54. Zimbabwe
Z - Zipporah Feldman, Dreams In The Golden Country: the Diary of Zipporah Feldman, a Jewish Immigrant Girl, New York City, 1903 by Kathryn Lasky 10/8/19
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W - William Durbin, Journal Of Sean Sullivan, A Transcontinental Railroad Worker 7/28/19
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message 13: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Mar 29, 2019 07:39PM) (new)

Jan | 10872 comments LOL!! I'm so glad you didn't listen to yourself and decided to join me Sarah!!

I was feeling lonely :)


message 14: by Denise (last edited Oct 09, 2020 06:08AM) (new)

Denise | 2409 comments I must be out of my mind!

Let's Spell Africa!
To Completion
Countries: 30/54

You can use any of the following to complete a letter: [
1. First letter of the Book's title (Use or Ignore A, An or The)
2. First letter of the Author's first or last name
3. First letter of the Series title
4. First letter of a Main Character's first or last name

For letters Q, X, Y and Z, you may use a book in which the letter is found anywhere in the title, series, author or MC name. (hide spoiler)]

1. Algeria

A -Anderson, Will - MC - Detroit Breakdown by D. Johnson 4.7.19
L - Lively, Penelope Consequences 4.4.19
G -Gunna Chilled to the Bone by Quentin Bates 4.18.19
E - Entezami - Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi 5.6.19
R - Robb, J. D. Leverage in Death 4.11.19
I - Ian McNab Connections in Death by J.D. Robb 4.21.19
A - Antonio Iturbe The Librarian of Auschwitz 4.8.19

2. Angola
A - Agent Freak Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies by Ben Macintyre 4.9.19
N - Nicholas Tombland by C. J. Sansom 5.19.19
G - George Knightly Emma by Jane Austen 5.11.19
O - Oates, Richard Death at the Bar by Ngaio Marsh 5.31.19
L - Lloyd, John Willian Aw-Aw-Tam Indian Nights Being the myths and legends of the Pimas of Arizona 4.28.19
A -Alleyn, Roderick Death In A White Tie by Ngaio Marsh 4.14.19

3. Benin

B - Bertie Wooster Carry On, Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse 4.12.19
E-Etgar Keret Suddenly, a Knock on the Door 5.7.19
N - Nyberg - An Event in Autumnby Henning Mankell 5.28.19
I -Ian Rankin Even Dogs in the Wild 5.25.19
N-Nash, Beatric (MC) The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson 6.5.19

4. Botswana
B - Barry Summer of '69 by Todd Strasser 5.5.19
O - Odo - Death Ship of Dartmouth by Michael Jecks 6.14.19
T - Thora - The Day is Dark by Yrsa Sigdardottir 5.12.19
S - Sara Driving Mr. Albert: A Trip Across America with Einstein's Brain by Michael Paterniti 6.11.19
W - Ware, Ruth The Death of Mrs. Westaway 5.9.10
A - Almost at the End by Yevgeny Yevtushenko 4.15.19
N - Nils The Girl in the Woods by Camilla Lackberg 6.17.19
A - Alan Furst Dark Voyage 4.25.19

5. Burkina Faso
B - The Bookstore by Deborah Meyler 6.20.19
U-Uzi Navot The Other Woman by Daniel Silva 6.9.19
R-Rodriguez, Michael Detroit's Belle Isle: Island Park Gem 6.619
K - King George III Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sara Vowell 7.5.19
I - Inspector Wexford End in Tears by Ruth Rendell 6.23.19
N- Noah And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer by Fredrik Backman 6.26.19
A The Alienist by Caleb Carr 4.30.19

F - Fenella Goodman Endless Night by Agatha Christie 6.29.19
A - Audrey Educated by Tara Westover 7.4.19
S - The Shadow District by Arnaldur Indridason 7.10.19
O - Oz, Amos Elsewhere, Perhaps 7.15.19

6. Burundi
B - Brian Walls The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls 7.2.19
U - Ursula Death Of An Ordinary Guy by Jo Hiestand 7.18.19
R - Robinson, Peter When the Music's Over 7.17.19
U - Underwood, James Death and the Running Patterer by Robin Adair 7.31.19
N- Nick City of Shadowsby Ariana Franklin 7.26.19
D A Draught For A Dead Man by Caroline Roe 7.12.19
I - Inge Wolfe From Doon With Death by Ruth Rendell 8.2.19

7. Cabo Verde
C- Charlotte Dreams of My Russian Summers by Andrei Makine 7.17.19
A - Amos Oz Don't Call It Night 8.7.19
B - Beale family - Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli 7.19.19
O - Otto - Resistanceby Owen Sheers 7.21.19

V - Vaughn, Stephanie Enter a Murderer by Ngaio Marsh 7.30.19
E - The Evolution of Useful Things by Henry Petroski 5.23.19
R -Rowell, Rainbow Eleanor & Park 7.25.19
D - Diamond Dust by Peter Lovesey 7.29.19
E - Excursions in the Real World by William Trevor 6.28.19

8. Cameroon
C - Carella, Steve Eighty Million Eyes by Ed McBain 7.23.19
A - Annie Cabot Sleeping in the Ground by Peter Robinson 8.14.19
M - Morelli, Joe Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich 8.4.19
E - An Echo of Murder by Anne Perry 8.15.19
R - Rick, Louise The Drowned Girl by Sara Blaedel 8.11.19
O - Orri Cold Steal by Quentin Bates 8.5.19
O - Olga A Sport of Nature by Nadine Gordimer 8.21.19
N - Nathan Big Sky by Kate Atkinson 8.29.19

9. Central African Republic
C Cleeves, Ann Raven Black 8.9.19
E - Edward Marston Under Attack 8.18.19
N - Ninn False Scent by Ngaio Marsh 9.6.19
T - Trevor, William Fools of Fortune 8.15.19
R - Rhys Bowen The Family Way 8.27.19
A - Ari - Someone to Watch Over Me by Yrsa Sigurdardottir 8.19.19
L - Louise Rick - Farewell to Freedom by Sara Blaedel 8.25.19

A - Armand Gamache - A Better Man by Louise Penny 9.4.19
F - Falling Up by Shel Silverstein 8.16.19
R - Roddy Sinclair White Nights 8.24.19
I - Ionel Bercovici - For Two Thousand Years by Mihail Sebastian 9.9.19
C - Camille The Forgotten Girls by Sara Blaedel 8.30.19
A - Aidan Sharpe The Various Haunts of Men by Susan Hill 9.10.19
N - Norwegian by Night by Derek B. Miller 9.12.19

R - Romanowski, Nate Force Of Nature by C.J. Box 9.23.19
E - Elsie and Mairi Go to War: Two Extraordinary Women on the Western Front by Diane Atkinson 9.14.19
P - Peter Lovesey The Tooth Tattoo 9.15.19
U - Ulrike The Messiah of Stockholm by Cynthia Ozick 9.18.19
B - Bertil Ringmarr Frozen Tracks by Ake Edwardson 9.19.19
L - Lavretsky Home of the Gentry by Ivan Turgenev 9.2.19
I - Irena Suddenly, Love by Aharon Appelfeld 9.22.19
C - Cicely Abbott - The Fingerprint by Patricia Wentworth 10.2.19

10. Chad
C - Cera, Michael You're a Horrible Person, But I Like You: The Believer Book of Advice ed. Eric Spitznagel 10.4.19
H - Hardy, Thomas Far From the Madding Crowd 10.8.19
A - Alan Furst The Foreign Correspondent 10.11.19
D - Diamond, Peter The Vault by Peter Lovesey 10.10.19


message 15: by Denise (last edited May 15, 2020 04:31PM) (new)

Denise | 2409 comments Denise

11. Comoros
C- Carella, Steve Jigsaw by Ed McBain 10.14.19
O - O'Riley, Ian A Bitter Feast by Deborah Crombie 10.18.19
M - Meyer Meyer Fuzz by Ed McBain 10.6.19
O - Olle Unspoken by Mari Jungstedt 10.26.19
R - Raquel Consolation for an Exile by Caroline Roe 10.14.19
O - Olivier A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny 10.30.19
S - Slivka The Darkening Field by William Ryan 10.22.19

12. Congo, Democratic Republic
C - Collins, Gail When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present 10.16.19
O - Oz, Amos My Michael 11.15.19
N - Norma Gleason What's Your Literary Iq?: Test Yourself on Your Literary and General Knowledge and Literacy-1,200 Questions on Subjects from Abacus to Zygotes 11.11.19
G - Gad - Unto the Soul by Aharon Appelfeld 10.20.19
O - Olsen - A Month in the Country by J.L. Carr 11.24.19

D - Dousha The Golden Child by Penelope Fitzgerald 11.11.19
E - Every Spy a Prince: The Complete History of Israel's Intelligence Community by Daniel Raviv 11.7.19
M -The Midnight Witness by Sara Blaedel 11.4.19
O - Orlick, Dolge Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 12.16.19
C - Chatwin, Bruce In Patagonia 11.3.19
R - Ruth Rendell The Girl Next Door 11.16.19
A - Aimee LeDuc Murder in Pigalle by Cara Black 11.9.19
T - There Are Jews in My House by Lara Vapnyar 11.22.19
I - Ivan The Duel by Anton Chekhov 11.21.19
C - Catherine The Ghost of Hannah Mendes 11.10.19

R - The Running Girl by Sara Blaedel 12.3.19
E - Etgar Keret Gaza Blues: Different Stories 11.19.19
P - Patricia Wentworth The Girl in the Cellar 11.10.19
U - Ursula Marlowe Consequences of Sin by Clare Langley-Hawthorne 11.14.19
B - The Black Ascot by Charles Todd 10.29.19
L - Linus The Final Solution by Michael Chabon 11.12.19
I - Ilya Petrovich Salytov - The Gentle Axe by R. N. Morris 12.19.19
C - Char The Skin I'm In by Sharon Flake 11.16.19

13. Congo, Republic
C - Cicely Hathaway - Eternity Ring by Patricia Wentworth 12.12.19
O - Oberg, Tortsen Room No. 10 by Ake Edwardson 12.20.19
N - Ngaio Marsh A Grave Mistake 12.14.19
G - The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Langercrantz 12.6.19
O - Olive Lindbergh - Sainted Murder by Jo Hiestand 12.21.19

R - Renko, Arkada Tatiana by Martin Cruz Smith 12.7.19
E - Eichman The German Public and the Persecution of Jews, 1933-1945: No One Participated, No One Knew by Jorg Wollenberg 12.8.19
P - Paul Vogel The German Half-Bloods by Jana Petken 12.10.19
U Un Ete Pas Comme Les Autres by Huguette Zahler 11.29.19
B - Beauvoir, Jean Guy A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny 12.23.19
L - The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff 11.25.19
I - Inge Lorenz March Violetsby Phillip Kerr 12.26.19
C - Clare In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware 12.29.19

14. Cote d'Ivoire
C - Christopher Redmayne - MC - The Painted Lady by Edward Marston 12.28.19
O - Obama, Barack The Man Who Sold America: Trump and the Unraveling of the American Story by Joy Reid 1.23.20
T - Thomas Gradgrind Hard Times by Charles Dickens 1.5.20
E - Emily Careless Love by Peter Robinson 1.7.20

D - David Sedaris Me Talk Pretty One Day 12.21.19
I - Inge Me, Myself & Prague: An Unreliable Guide to Bohemia by Rachael Weiss 1.10.20
V- Voynitsky, Ivan Petrovich Uncle Vanya and Other Plays by Anton Chekhov 1.3.10
O - Orri - The Silence of the Sea by Yrsa Sigurdardottir 1.26.20
I - Inspector Ravn Smilla's Sense of Snow by Peter Hoeg 1.12.20
R - Roberta - Odessa, Odessa by Patricia Wentworth 1.8.20
J - John O'Hara Field of Blood by Denise Mina 1.12.20
I - Ian McNab - Vendetta in Death by J.D. Robb 1.16.20
B - Bronek My Mother's Secret by J.L. Witterick 1.19.20
O - Owen Elias The Bawdy Basketby Edward Marston 2.5.20
U - Unnar - Summerchill by Quentin Bates 1.28.20
T - Tom McBride - Americans in Paris: Life and Death under Nazi Occupation 1940-1944 by Charles Glass 2.10.20
I -The Interpretation of Murder by Jed Rubenfeld 1.17.20


16. Egypt

E - Eugene Jigsaw by Ed McBain 1.22.20
G - The Grief Recovery Handbook: A Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Devastating Losses by John James 1.14.20
Y - Yvette Nicole How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny 3.19,20
P - Peter Byrne Long Time No See by Ed McBain 1.25.20
T - Theresa - A New Lease of Death by Ruth Rendell 2.26.20


17. Equatorial Guinea

E - Ed McBain Romance 2.7.20
Q - Quinn - Love and Summer by William Trevor 3.26.20
U - Una - Reading in the Dark by Seamus Deane 2.16.20
A - Anna Schmidt - The Third Man & The Fallen Idol by Graham Greene 1.15.20
T - Timothy Hail, Hail, the Gang's All Here! by
Ed McBain 3.2.20
O - Oscar - The Vogels: On All Fronts by Jana Petken 2.24.20
R - Rolf Vogelmann - The Pale Criminal by Philip Kerr 2.4.20
I - Inger The Stolen Angel by Sara Blaedel 2.14.20
A - Ann Carter - Hidden FiguresMargot Lee Shetterly 2.28.20
L - Leonard Murder at the Savoy by Maj Sjowall 2.12.20

G - Gregor Samsa Selected Short Stories of Franz Kafka by Franz Kafka 1.30.20
U - Up Front by Bill Mauldin 4.10,20
I - Ivana - The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris 2.22.20
N - Naoki Higashida The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism 2.8.20
E -Estelle - Murder in the Bowery by Victoria Thompson 3.10.20
A - Alison - Spitfire Down! by S Block 2.28.20


18. Eritrea
E - Elizabeth The Hangman's Daughter by Oliver Potzsch 3.16.20
R - Randall Hail to the Chief by Ed McBain 3.28.20
I - Iain - House of Splendid Isolation by Edna O'Brien 3.7.20
T - Tara - The House Sitter by Peter Lovesey 3.20.20
R - Roarke Golden in Death by J.D. Robb 4.7.20
E - Emily St. John Mandel Station Eleven 4.4.20
A - Angela Sail of Stone by Åke Edwardson 4.5.20

19. Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)

E- Ed McBain Cop Hater 4.12.20
S - Stepney Three Hours in Paris by Cara Black .4,20.20
W - Wallender, Kurt The Dogs of Riga by Henning Mankell 4.18.20
A - Aron The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard 4.12.20
T - Tamara A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman 4.15.20
I - Washington Irving - Gramercy Park: An American Bloomsbury by Carol Klein 5.5.20
N - Ned Halloran 1921: The Great Novel of the Irish Civil War by Morgan Llywelyn 4.14.20
I - Isabel - Pilgrim's Rest by Patricia Wentworth 5.10.20


20. Ethiopia

E - Ella - The Long Call by Ann Cleeves 4.22.20
T - Terri Emotionally Weird by Kate Atkinson 4.28.20
H - Helena - A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare 5.4.20
I - Ivo - The Pure in Heart by Susan Hill 5.10.20
O - Owen The Vagabond Clown by Edward Marston 5.3.20
P - Pini - The Story of a Life by Aharon Appelfeld 4.26.20
I - Isadore - Treachery at Lancaster Gate by Anne Perry 5.15.20
A -Augusta Heat by Ed McBain 4.26.20


message 16: by Denise (last edited Sep 26, 2020 09:47AM) (new)

Denise | 2409 comments Denise

21. Gabon

G - Gustavo Arellano Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America 5.6..20
A - Anna Of Human Bondage by W. Someerset Maugham 5.8.20
B - Bertram The Burgundian's Tale by Kate Sedley 5.14.20
O - Olivia The Woman in the Window by AJ Finn 5.19.20
N - Natalie The Winds of War by Herman Wouk 5.26.20


22. Gambia

G - Gunna Thin Ice by Quentin Bates 5.31.20
A - Aisling - Cheating at Canasta by William Trevor 5.12.20
M - Morbier Murder on the Champ de Mars by Cara Black 5.18.20
B - Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel 5.23.20
I - Iris The Information Officer by Mark Mills 5.20.20
A - Alex Still Midnight by Denise Mina 5.28.20


23. Ghana

G - Gunther, Bernard MC A German Requiem by Philip Kerr 6.3.20
H - Henry Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford 6.5.20
A - Alex The End of the Wasp Seasonby Denise Mina 6.7.20
N - Norman Cantor In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made 6.20.20
A - Arnaldur Indridason The Shadow Killer 6.12.20


24. Guinea

G - Geyser Basins of Yellowstone by N. Genean Dunn 6.17.20
U - Ursula Bellknap - The Prodigal Son by Kate Sedley 7..15.20
I - The Ivory Dagger by Patricia Wentworth 6/8.20
N - Niklas -The Inner Circle by Mari Jungstedt 6.23.20
E - Edwin The Water's Edge by Karin Fossum 6,10.20
A - Agnes The Chinese Shawl by Patricia Wentworth 6.17.20

25. Guinea-Bissau
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G - Gino Murder on Union Square by Victoria Thompson 7.2.20
U - Urien - An Excellent Mystery by Ellis Peters 7.25.20
I - In Farleigh Field by Rhs Bowen 6.25.20
N - Norman The Library Book 6.27.20
E - Ed McBain, author, Ice 6.28.20
A - Armand Gamache MC, Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny 7.4.20
B - Brunetti, Guido MC- The Temptation of Forgiveness by Donna Leon 7.10.20
I - I Have Lived a Thousand Years by Livia Bitton-Jackson 6.14.20
S - Stanley, Monica My Diary in Serbia, April 1, 1915 - Nov. 1, 1915 5.29.20
S - Shea, Paul West Yellowstone 6.8.20
A - Anzia - How I Found America: Collected Stories of Anzia Yezierska by How I Found America: Collected Stories of Anzia Yezierska 7.7.20
U- Ursula The Serpent and the Scorpion by Clare Langley-Hawthorne 8.2.20


26. Kenya

K -Kate - I Always Wanted to be a Spy by Judith A. Barrett 7.5.202
E - Ethel Burkett - Miss Silver Comes to Stay by Patricia Wentworth 8.5.20
N - NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity by Steve Silberman 7.31.20
Y - Yuri - Fall of a Cosmonaut by Stuart Kaminsky 7.29.20
A - Alyson - Ireland by Frank Delany 7.18.20


27. Lesotho

L - Lamont Williams The Street Sweeper by Elliot Perlman 8.12.20
E - Embla Nystrom - Hunting Game by Helene Tursten 8.14.20
S - So You Think You Know CANADA, Eh?: Fascinating Fun Facts and Trivia about Canada for the Entire Family by Marianne Jennings 7.18.20
O - The Orphanmaster by Jean Zimmerman 7.24.20
T - Tursten, Helene The Treacherous Net 8.9.20
H - Hanna Wigert Bad Intentions by Karin Fossum 7.20.20
O - Oliver Rathbone - Revenge in a Cold River by Anne Perry 9.5.20


28. Liberia

L - Luach The Lair of the White Fox by Peter Tremayne 8.13.20
I - Ilsa Hermann - The Book Thief Markus Zusak by Philip Kerr 7.12.20
B- Bess Crawford A Question of Honor by Charles Todd 8.22.20
E - Emily Clavell - The Irish Inheritance by MJ Lee 8.19,20
R- Roger The Three Kings of Cologne by Kate Sedley 7.28.20
I - Isabelle - The Secret Hangman by Peter Lovesey 8.27.20
A - Abraham Weiss - The Sisters Weiss by Naomi Ragen 8.18.20


29. Libya

L- Leah Mitla Pass by Leon Uris 8.25.20
I - Isabella - Dark Serpent by Paul Doherty 8.29.20
B Banks, Alan -main character) Many Rivers to Cross by Peter Robinson 8.8.20
Y - Yoel To Know a Woman by Amos Oz 8.30.20
A - Aggie Donovan - The Seven Streets of Liverpool by Maureen Lee 9.10.20

30. Madagascar

M - Madge Comfrey - Ice Blue by Emma Jameson 9.1.20
A - Adolph Eichmann - A Quiet Flame by Philip Kerr 9.13.20
D - Don Parritt - The Iceman Cometh by Eugene O'Neill 9.8.20
A -Armand Gamache - All the Devils Are Here by Louise Penny 9.14.20
G - Gimbel, Fritz Murder in the White House by Margaret Truman 9.18.20
A - Aharon Appelfeld The Iron Tracks 9.17.20
S- Sacco, Jack Where the Birds Never Sing: The True Story of the 92nd Signal Battalion and the Liberation of Dachau 9.21.20
C - Clementine Churchill - The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson 9.10.20
A - Armen The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjolian 9.24.20
R -Roger Chapman The Green Man by Kate Sedley


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Denise | 2409 comments 31. Malawi

M - Maisie Dobbs - The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear 9.3.20
A - Alan - The Hideaway by Lauren Denton
L - Lil - Hieroglyphics by Jill McCorkle 9.29.20
A - Alleyn - Clutch of Constables by Ngaio Marsh 10.9.20
W - Wexford Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20
I - Irin Carmon - Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg 10.11.20


32. Mali

M - Mary Ann The Dead Hour by Denise Mina 9.7.20
A - Alicia - In the Balance by Patricia Wentworth 10.21.20
L - Lila - My Brilliant Friend byElena Ferrante 10.16.20
I - Isaac - If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr 10.17.20

33. Mauritania

M - Mira - Shadows in Death by J.D. Robb 10.14.20
A - Arthur Orr - The Secret River by Kate Grenville 10.27.20
U -Uncle Thomas - She Came Back by Patricia Wentworth 11.6.20
R - Rivka - The Jewish Spy: A WW2 Historical Novel, Based on a True Story of a Jewish Holocaust Survivor by Hayuta Katzenelson 10.19.20
I - Irene - The Clock Strikes Twelve by Patricia Wentworth 11.2.20
T - Mr. and Mrs. Tote - Wicked Uncle by Patricia Wentworth 11.12.20
A - Alf - A Guilty Thing Surprised by Ruth Rendell 10.28.20
N - Nadia - Anxious PeopleFredrik Backman 11.5.20
I - Ivar Laxdal - Cold Breath by Quentin Bates 11.4.20
A - Althea Graham The Gazebo by Patricia Wentworth 11.9.20


34. Mauritius

M - Martha Dodd In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson 10.31.20[
A [author:Anne Perry|6331] Twenty-One Days 11.14.20
U - Uncle Harry - John by Cynthia Lennon 10.25.20
R - Ruth Rendell The Veiled One 10.23.20
I - Ivo The Risk of Darkness by Susan Hill 11.15.20
T - Thomas Pitt Murder on the Serpentine by Anne Perry 11.20.20
I -The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot 11.21.20
U - Walter Ulrich - Field Gray by Philip Kerr 11.10.20
S - Sylvia The Case of William Smith by Patricia Wentworth 11.16.20


35. Morocco

M - Mildred Tavener The Catherine Wheel by Patricia Wentworth 11.26.20
O - Olive - Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout 11.7.20
R - Richard Cunningham Through the Wall by Patricia Wentworth 12.2.20
O - Oz, Amos Judas 11.24.20
C - Charles - Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20
C - Courtney Carver Project 333: The Minimalist Fashion Challenge That Proves Less Really Is So Much More 11.29.20
O - Otto Schultz Prague Fatale by Philip Kerr 12.8.20


36. Mozambique

M - Maud - An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good by Helene Tursten 11.28.29
O - Out of the Past by Patricia Wentworth 12.9.20
Z - Szabo, John The Library Book by Susan Orlean 6,27.20
A - Audrey I Am the Messenger by Markus Zukas 12.4.20
M - Maud Silver - The Brading Collection by Patricia Wentworth 12.5.20
B - Bergal - Affections by Rodrigo Hasbun 12.10.20
I - Irina Moscowitz Not Our Kind by Kitty Zeldis 12.6.20
Q - Quinn, Kate The Huntress 6..14.20
U - Uzk Ukocotupze - (not a typo) The Abominable Man by Maj Sjöwall 12.12.20
E - Edna O'Brien Wild Decembers 12.16.20


37. Namibia

N - Nancy Tennant- Jambusters: The Women's Institute at War 1939-1945 by Julie Summers 12.22.20
A - Alex Morrow - Gods and Beasts by Denise Mina 12.7.20
M -Milan Kundera Prague Pictures: A Portrait of the City by John Banville 12.31.20
I- Ian Rankin Rather Be the Devil 12.12.20
B - Blake sisters The Watersplash by Patricia Wentworth 12.19.20
I - Ian The Vows of Silence by Susan Hill 12.21.20
A - Angela - Confessions of a Curious Bookseller by Elizabeth Green 12.14.20


38. Niger

N - Nezzy - The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie 12.27.20
I - Irina - A Man Without Breath by Philip Kerr 1.17,21
G - Guido Brunetti Unto Us a Son Is Given by Donna Leon 12.25.20
E - Eichmann - Nazi Germany and the Jews: The Years of Persecution, 1933-1939 by Saul Friedlander 12.30.20
R - Roger Chapman The Dance of Death by Kate Sedley 12.27.20


39. Nigeria

N - Nick The Shadows in the Street by Susan Hill 1.4.21
I - In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin 1.21.21
G -Gunna The Legacy by Yrsa Siggurdardottir 1.3.21
E -Ethel Burkett - Vanishing Point by Patricia Wentworth 1.9.21
R - Rosemary Lawless - Snow by John Banville 1.4.21
I -Ita Noonan - The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue 2.2.21
A - Arietta The Wartime Sisters by Lynda Cohen Loigman 1.7.21


40. Rwanda

R - Richard - Through the Wall by Patricia Wentworth 1.27.21
W - P.G. Wodehouse Jeeves in the Morning 12.23.20
A - Ariana Ford - The Silent Pool by Patricia Wentworth 1.14.21
N - Arthur Nebe The Lady from Zagreb by Philip Kerr 2.12.21
D - Declan - The Witch Elm by Tana French 2.7.21
A - Ariel Kafka - Behind God's Back by Harri Nykänen 1.28.21


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Denise | 2409 comments ]1. Sao Tome and Principe

S - Simon The Betrayal of Trust by Susan Hill 1.22.21
A - Assad - Victim 2117 by Jussi Adler-Olsen 2.5.21
O - Orlando by Virginia Woolf 1.25.21

T - Thompson Boyd The Twelfth Card by Jeffrey Deaver 2.18.21
O - Olle - The Killer's Art by Mari Jungstedt 2.22.21
M - Michael Harsch - The Turn of the Key by Patricia Wentworth 7.11.21
E - Eik The Killing Forest - by Sara Blaedel 2.4.21

A - Arthur The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick 2.16.21
N - Nell Death of an Expert Witness by P.D. James 3.2.21
D - Daryl -Kiss by Ed McBain 2.20.21

P - Pamela van Alstyne Force of Habit by Alice Loweecey 2.9.21
R - Ruth Zardoz - Kingdom of the Blind by Louise Penny 3.4.21
I - Isaac - Kaaterskill Falls by Allegra Goodman 2.26.21
N - Norma - The Dutch House by Ann Patchett 3.7.21
C - Michael Crichton The Andromeda Strain 2.14.21
I - Ivona We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter 3.12.21
P- Paul Before the Brightest Dawn by Jana Petkin 3.9.21
E -Ester - The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish 1.11.21


42. Senegal

S - Sam - A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd 3.14.21
E - Ellizabeth - The Other Side of Silence by Philip Kerr 3.26.21
N - Nick -Faithless in Death by JD Robb 4.4.21
E - Elise - The Caller by Karin Fossum 4.2.21
G -Gwendolyn - A Question of Identity by Susan Hill 3.20.21
A-Alexander McCall Smith - Tears of the Giraffe 3.18.21
L - Gloria Layton - Shotgun by Ed McBain 3.30.21

43. Seychelles

S - Seneca - Anger by Robert A.F. Thurman 3.28.21
E - Elise The Daughter's Tale by Armando Lucas Correa 4.5.21
Y - Banana Yoshimoto - Kitchen 3.23.21
C Mr. Chubb - Black As He's Painted by Ngaio Marsh 4.8.21
H - Henry - Death of a Peer by Ngaoi Marsh 4.14.21
E - Erich - Prussian Blue by Philip Kerr 4.24.21
L -Leva - The Funeral Party by Lyudmila Ulitskaya 4.10.21
L - Leslie - Turn the Beat Around: The Secret History of Disco by Paul Shapiro 4.15.21
E - Elif Batumen The Possessed: Adventures With Russian Books and the People Who Read Them 4.26.21
S - Strasser, Todd Summer of '69 4.3.21


44. Sierra Leone

S - Dorothy Sayers, Thrones, Dominations 5.4.21
I- Isak Dinesen - Out of Africa 3.21.21
E - Eva The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel 5.3.21
R - Ruth Rendell Kissing the Gunner's Daughter 3.16.21
R - Roger Grimm Bread by Ed McBain 4.27.21
A - Alexei - Sisters of War by Lana Kortchik 5.10.21

L - Laura Childs Gunpowder Green 4.30.21
E - Erik Peter Cold Malice by Quentin Bates 5.16.21
O - Old Hawk - Keep Going: The Art of Perseverance by Joseph M. Marshall III 4.17.21
N - Norvel Whitbread - Shakespeare's Landlord by Charlaine Harris 5.12.21
E -Ernesto Wolf Pack by C. J. Box 5.23.21


45. Somalia
S - Sasha - A Bend in the Stars by Rachel Barenbaum 5.8.21
O - Oliver Rathbone - Dark Tide Rising by Anne Perry 4.22.21
M - Milena - Kafka's Milena by Jana Cerna 4.20.21
A - Frank Abbot The Alington Inheritance by Patricia Wentworth 5.18.21
L - Leah Price The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver 5.20.21
I - Irene - Murder on Trinity Placeby Victoria Thompson 5.21.21
A - Alfie Starman The Soul of Discretion by Susan Hill 6.2.21

46. South Africa

S -Simon Brandon - The Shattered Tree by Charles Todd 5.14.21
O - O-Haru The Makioka SistersJun'ichirō Tanizaki 5.27.21
U - Uncle Boris Mission to Paris by Alan Furst12.18.20
T - Glynis Tryon - Blackwater Spirits by Miriam Grace Monfredo 6,12.21
H- Harvey Johns - Sadie When She Died by Ed McBain 5.28.21

A - Adela - Wheel of Fate by Kate Sedley 6.5.21
F -Frida - The Historians by Cecilia Ekbäck 6.7.21
R - Richard Shakespeare - Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell 6.18.21
I - Iain Gordon - The Skylark's Secret by Fiona Valpy 6.20.21
C - Cosma Lonesome Road by Patricia Wentworth 6,11,21
A -Alexandra - The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 6.27.21


47. South Sudan

S- Sourin The Queen of Spades and Other Stories by Alexander Pushkin 7,2,21
O-Olle The Lost Woman by Sara Blaedel 7.28.21
U Una Nora Webster by Colm Toibin 1.15.21
T - Tilly - Lantern Slides: Short Stories by Edna O'Brien 8.10.21
H - Henry Overture to Death by Ngaio Marsh 10.4.21

S - Savita - A Suitable Boy Part 1 - by Vikram Seth 7.31.21
U - Ugo de Benevento - The Benevent Treasure by Patricia Wentworth 1.19.21
D - Dorothy Revenger by Rory Clement 8.16.21
Arthur Meissner - Greeks Bearing Gifts by Philip Kerr 7.8.21
N - NickWhat Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarity 7.24.21


48. Sudan
S - Sven Ove Burglund Winter Grave by Helene Tursten 8. 12.21
U - Uzi Kneller's Happy Campers by Etgar Keret 3.8.21
D -Denny A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler 8.31.21
A- Aldor Gustavson - The Locked Room by Maj Sjowall 8.4.21
N - Norris Ladies' Bane by Patricia Wentworth 8.24.21


49. Tanzania

T - Timothy Plummer - The Midsummer Crown by Kate Sedley 9.4.21
A- Annie - Band of Sisters by Laura Willig 8.15.21
N - Nehemiah - Missing Kissinger by Etger Keret 9.28.21
Z - Zvika - House on Endless Waters by Emuna Elon 1.23.21
A - Arthur Hughes- The Listening Eye by Patricia Wentworth 9..14.21
N
I - Issa The Reckoning by Yrsa Sigurdardottir 9.25.21
A -Aliza Fogelsom The Lending Library 10.5.21


50. Togo

T - Tomasz - The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer 10.15.21
O - Oleg The Dead of Summer by Mari Jungstedt 10.3.21
G Grace Marsh Latter End by Patricia Wentworth 7.18.21
O


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Denise | 2409 comments 51. Tunisia

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53. Zambia

Z - Zinoviev, Aleksandr Homo Sovieticus 9.28.19
A
M Michael My Michael by Amos Oz 7..14.21
B - Bela - A Hero of Our Time by Mikhail Lermontov 9.9.21
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54. Zimbabwe

Z- Ruth Zardo - The Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny 9,15.21
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M -Martin Ginsberg [book:Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg|25422234] by Irin Carmon 8.26.21
B - Matthew Bartholomew book:A Plague on Both Your Houses|71102] by Susannah Gregory 9.18.21
A
B
W -Wren Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell 9.3.21
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Denise | 2409 comments Each book can be used only once? Or we can use multiple times?


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 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 543 comments Let's Spell Africa!
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 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 543 comments Let's Spell Africa!
April 1, 2019 - ?

36. Mozambique

M - Masked Prey - John Sandford - 5/13/20
O - Once Upon a Dream - Liz Braswell - 9/14/20
Z - Zen Attitude - Sujata Massey - 8/29/19
A - Kristen Ashley - Rock Chick Rescue - 5/3/20
M - Michael Crichton - Jurassic Park - 1/22/20
B - The Butterfly Conspiracy - Vivian Conroy - 9/27/19
I - Into the Black Nowhere - Meg Gardiner - 1/3/21
Q - Kate Quinn - The Huntress - 10/11/19
U - Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How It Transformed Our World - Mark Pendergrast - 2/27/20
E - Elly Griffiths - The Stone Circle - 2/29/20

37. Namibia

N - Nora Roberts - Savor the Moment - 4/5/20
A - A.A. Milne - The Complete Tales and Poems of Winnie-the-Pooh - 5/16/20
M - Marissa Meyer - Cinder - 1/12/20
I - Imperator - Anna Hackett - 1/4/21
B - Steve Berry - The Lost Order - 12/31/19
I - In Plain Sight - C.J. Box - 1/15/21
A - Alessandra Torre - Hollywood Dirt - 6/14/20

38. Niger

N - Norse Jewel - Gina Conkle - 5/15/20
I - It Happened One Autumn - Lisa Kleypas - 1/19/21
G - The Gamble - LaVyrle Spencer - 5/22/20
E - Even White Trash Zombies Get the Blues - Diana Rowland - 7/30/20
R - Robert Matzen - Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II - 1/25/20

39. Nigeria

N - Amy Sue Nathan - The Last Bathing Beauty - 5/22/20
I - Joe Ide - Hi Five - 4/1/21
G - Gina Conkle - To Find a Viking Treasure - 5/31/20
E - Edgar Rice Burroughs - The Gods of Mars - 3/13/20
R - Rachel Caine - Bitter Falls - 2/9/20
I - Eowyn Ivey - The Snow Child - 4/2/21
A - Above the Waterfall - Ron Rash - 11/26/19

40. Rwanda

R - Renee Rosen - Dollface - 5/5/20
W - We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance - David Howarth - 8/23/19
A - All the Missing Girls - Megan Miranda - 7/8/20
N - Nora Roberts - Happy Ever After - 6/7/20
D - Disappearing Earth - Julia Phillips - 1/14/20
A - Amanda Stevens - The Prophet - 8/4/20

41. Sao Tome and Principe

S - The Snow Gypsy - Lindsay Ashford - 12/8/19
A - Attica Locke - Black Water Rising - 7/31/20
O - On The Move - Pamela Britton - 9/10/20

T - Tami Hoag - The 9th Girl - 4/21/20
O - One Sweet Ride - Jaci Burton - 8/20/20
M - Morning Glory - LaVyrle Spencer - 1/7/20
E - Edgar Rice Burroughs - The Warlord of Mars - 4/6/20

A - Sarah Addison Allen - Garden Spells - 7/15/20
N - The Neon Rain - James Lee Burke - 6/10/20
D - The Defiant Hero - Suzanne Brockmann - 2/27/20

P - Prior Bad Acts - Tami Hoag - 2/2/20
R - Rachel McMillan - The Bachelor Girl's Guide to Murder - 2/22/20
I - In a Dark, Dark Wood - Ruth Ware - 6/13/21

N - Nevada Barr - High Country - 6/24/20
C - C.S. Harris - What Remains of Heaven - 12/3/19
I - In Chancery - John Galsworthy - 6/5/21
P - Pompeii - Robert Harris - 2/24/20
E - The Endearment - LaVyrle Spencer - 6/13/20

42. Senegal

S - The Selection - Kiera Cass - 12/30/19
E - The Emerald Affair - Janet MacLeod Trotter - 5/29/20
N - Necessary Lies - Diane Chamberlain - 7/9/20
E - Marc Eliot - Steve McQueen: A Biography - 6/16/20
G - Gone Too Far - Suzanne Brockmann - 6/4/20
A - Alaska - James A. Michener - 9/6/20
L - Louise Penny - A Rule Against Murder - 2/12/20

43. Seychelles

S - Silver Bay - Jojo Moyes - 2/11/20
E - Eight Perfect Murders - Peter Swanson - 6/27/20
Y - Maisey Yates - Part Time Cowboy - 2/17/20
C - The Chef - James Patterson - 12/9/19
H - Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis - J.D. Vance - 1/6/20
E - Edward Kelsey Moore - The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat - 7/24/20
L - Like This, For Ever - Sharon J. Bolton - 12/18/19
L - Lord John and the Private Matter - Diana Gabaldon - 3/17/20
E - Edgar Rice Burroughs - The Chessmen of Mars - 4/22/20
S - The Second Amendment - Michael Waldman - 2/14/20

44. Sierra Leone

S - Small Town Girl - LaVyrle Spencer - 3/9/20
I - In The Groove - Pamela Britton - 9/6/20
E - Louise Erdrich - The Master Butchers Singing Club - 3/22/20
R - A Rogue by Any Other Name - Sarah - MacLean - 2/6/20
R - Robert Louis Stevenson - Treasure Island - 1/28/20
A - Anne of Green Gables - L.M. Montgomery - 8/20/20

L - Linda Castillo - Sworn to Silence - 2/7/20
E - Elizabeth Kolbert - The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History - 3/6/20
O - On The Edge - Pamela Britton - 9/7/20
N - No Good Duke Goes Unpunished - Sarah MacLean - 7/17/20
E - Escape to Witch Mountain - Alexander Key - 6/8/20

45. Somalia

S - Sandra Brown - Rainwater - 3/23/20
O - On the Banks of Plum Creek - Laura Ingalls Wilder - 10/13/20
M - A Minute to Midnight - David Baldacci - 12/10/19
A - Amanda Stevens - The Kingdom - 6/30/20
L - Lin-Manuel Miranda - Hamilton: The Revolution - 1/23/20
I - Island of Sweet Pies and Soldiers - Sara Ackerman - 7/1/21
A - Amy Harmon - From Sand and Ash - 9/10/20


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46. South Africa

S - Stephen King - 'Salem's Lot - 2/13/20
O - The Order - Daniel Silva - 11/17/20
U - Underground Airlines - Ben H. Winters - 7/25/20
T - Three Day Road - Joseph Boyden - 2/15/20
H - Holiday in Death - J.D. Robb - 12/19/19

A - Attica Locke - Heaven, My Home - 7/5/20
F - Final Option - Clive Cussler - 2/16/20
R - James Rollins - The Doomsday Key - 10/17/19
I - I See You - Clare Mackintosh - 12/26/20
C - Christine Carbo - The Weight of Night - 2/1/20
A - Among Galactic Ruins - Anna Hackett - 9/26/20

47. South Sudan

S - Scarlet - Marissa Meyer - 4/7/20
O - Opium and Absinthe - Lydia Kang - 11/19/20
U - Unexpected - Maisey Yates - 8/30/20
T - That Night - Chevy Stevens - 3/9/20
H - H. Rider Haggard - King Solomon's Mines - 1/19/20

S - Sandra Dallas - True Sisters - 4/15/20
U - Unbirthday - Liz Braswell - 11/3/20
D - Dick Francis - Proof - 2/18/20
A - Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade - Patrick Dennis - 4/8/20
N - Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover - Sarah MacLean - 8/8/20

48. Sudan

S - Stephanie Wrobel - Darling Rose Gold - 5/11/20
U - Undone - Karin Slaughter - 9/13/20
D - David Baldacci - The Collectors - 3/26/20
A - Amanda Milo - Blind Fall - 10/30/20
N - Nora Roberts - The Rise of Magicks - 8/28/20

49. Tanzania

T - Thuvia, Maid of Mars - Edgar Rice Burroughs - 4/13/20
A - All Through the Night - Suzanne Brockmann - 7/10/20
N - Nora Roberts - Hideaway - 9/27/20
Z - Zuleikha - Guzel Yakhina - 7/3/20
A - Angie's Gladiator - Ruby Dixon - 11/2/20
N - Nashville Heat - Bethany Michaels - 9/26/20
I - Irving Shulman - West Side Story - 11/1/20
A - Arthur Hailey - The Moneychangers - 4/13/20

50. Togo

T - The Three-Body Problem - Liu Cixin - 3/16/20
O - Out Of Range - C.J. Box - 12/4/20
G - Girl in Disguise - Greer Macallister - 7/1/20
O - Janette Oke - When Calls the Heart - 2/6/21

51. Tunisia

T - Tiger Lily - Jodi Lynn Anderson - 3/1/20
U - Unseen - Karin Slaughter - 10/5/20
N - Navy Blues - Debbie Macomber - 8/6/20
I - Island of the Blue Dolphins - Scott O'Dell - 2/2/21
S - Savage Run - C.J. Box - 4/17/20
I - Isabella Alan - Murder, Handcrafted - 2/18/21
A - Arthur Hailey - Strong Medicine - 10/2/20

52. Uganda

U - UNSUB - 10/22/20
G - Graeme Simsion - The Rosie Project - 6/5/20
A - Angela Marsons - Killing Mind - 12/14/20
N - Navy Brat - Debbie Macomber - 9/23/20
D - Defy Not the Heart - Johanna Lindsey - 1/31/20
A - Almost Famous - Gina Wilkins - 9/16/20

53. Zambia

Z - Anne Zouroudi - The Doctor of Thessaly - 4/9/21
A - Adventures with Waffles - Maria Parr - 10/29/20
M - Michael Pearce - The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet - 3/15/20
B - The Black Ice - Michael Connelly - 5/1/20
I - I've Got You Under My Skin - Mary Higgins Clark - 2/19/21
A - Alexandra Monir - The Final Six - 4/10/20

54. Zimbabwe

Z - The Zodiac Killer - W.L. Knightly - 8/20/19
I - Ice Station - Matthew Reilly - 5/21/21
M - Mudbound - Hillary Jordan - 3/3/20
B - Brownies and Broomsticks - Bailey Cates - 8/1/20
A - Alexandra Monir - The Life Below - 4/11/20
B - Blake Crouch - Dark Matter - 6/11/20
W - William Kent Krueger - Vermilion Drift - 9/29/19
E - Elizabeth Wein - Rose Under Fire - 2/25/20


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Jan | 10872 comments Two more crazy brave people!! Welcome Denise & Lynda.

Denise - in answer to your question, a book can only be used once :)


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Denise | 2409 comments Jan wrote: "Two more crazy brave people!! Welcome Denise & Lynda.

Denise - in answer to your question, a book can only be used once :)"


ok thanks Jan


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Let's Spell Africa!
To Completion

10/54 Countries

94/440Total

49/82

1. Algeria 7/7
A Abu Bakr Al Rabeeah with Winnie Yeung Homes: A Refugee Story 4/16/19 *****
L A Light in the Storm: The Civil War Diary of Amelia Martin, Fenwick Island, Delaware, 1861 Karen Hesse 5/22/19 ***
G Grace Greene The Memory of Butterflies 4/1/19 ***
E Jackson Emily March 5/31/19 *****
R Robyn Carr The House on Olive Street 4/5/19 ***
I Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love Dani Shapiro 4/8/19 ***
A Animal Attraction Jill Shalvis 4/25/19 ***

2. Angola 6/6
A Addie in Sunrise on Half Moon Bay 4/1/20 ****
N No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels Jay Dobyns 6/11/20 ***
G Gail Lukasik White Like Her: My Family's Story of Race and Racial Passing 10/14/19 **
O A Map of DaysRansom Riggs 4/21/20 ***
L March: Book One John Lewis 7/11/19 *****
A A Dog's Journey|13167796] W. Bruce Cameron 4/12/20 *****


3. Benin 1/5
B Breakfast at the Honey Creek Café Jodi Thomas 6/14/20 **
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4. Botswana 8/8
B The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek Kim Michele Richardson 5/9/2019 ***
O Our Now and Forever Terri Osburn 4/4/19 ****
T [[book:The Tattooist of Auschwitz|38359036] Heather Morris 10/8/19 **
S The Saturday Evening Girls Club Jane Healey 7/5/19 ***
W Laura Ingalls Wilder in Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder Caroline Fraser 4/11/19 **
A Anita Diamant The Boston Girl 5 /11/2019 ****
N Sara Nović Girl at War 5/16/19 ***
A Mary Kay Andrews Sunset Beach 5/19/19 ****

5. Burkina Faso 11/11
B The Summer of New Beginnings Bette Lee Crosby 6/24/19 ****
U The Universe Rescue Society The Basque Dragon Adam Gidwitz 4/25/19 **
R Raymond Jaffe in Have You Seen Luis Velez? Catherine Ryan Hyde 6/25/19 ****
K Carolyn Keene The Hidden Staircase 5/6/2019 *
I In the Doghouse Teri Case 9/26/19 ***
N Still Waters Viveca Sten 6/29/20 ***
A Ashli St. Armant Viva Durant and The Secret of the Silver Buttons 4/30/20 ***
F Cowboy Up Stacy Finz 7/10/19 ****
A And Then They Stopped Talking to Me: Making Sense of Middle School Judith Warner 5/9/20 ***
S Sworn to Silence Linda Castillo 11/20/19 ***
O Oksana in The Blackbird Girls Anne Blankman 4/30/20 *****

6. Burundi 7/7
B Blood, Sweets and Tears H.Y. Hanna 7/1/19 ****
U Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History Katy Tur 5/6/2019 **
R Rock Needs River: A Memoir About a Very Open Adoption Vanessa McGrady
U Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith Jon Krakauer 5/13/2019 *
N Relentless - An Immigrant Story Wudasie Nayzgi 12/25/19 ****
D John Davis book:Lily's Sister|20410125] Karen J. Hasley8/6/2019 **
I The Inn at Hidden Run Olivia Newport 6/4/20 ***

7. Cabo Verde 9/9
C Chancer: How One Good Boy Saved Another Donnie Kanter Winokur 7/2/19 ***
A Anya in Winter Garden Kristin Hannah 9/2/19 **
B Bonbons and Broomsticks H.Y. Hanna 9/19/19 ***
O Old Before My Time: Hayley Okines' Life with ProgeriaHayley Okines 2/21/2020 ***
V The View from Alameda Island Robyn Carr 6/22/19 ****
E Elin Hilderbrand Summer of '69 9/13/19 **
R RaeAnne Thayne Blackberry Summer 11/2/19 ****
D Dad Is Fat Jim Gaffigan 12/5/19 *****
E Evie Blanchard in Woodrose Mountain [author:RaeAnne Thayne|1161181 11/11/19 **

8. Cameroon
9. Central African Republic


message 31: by Kathryn (last edited Jun 10, 2020 03:34PM) (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 531 comments 7/87

10. Chad 4/4
C Cowboy Tough Stacy Finz 1/27/20 ****
H Hannah McBride The Christmas Sisters Sarah Morgan 1/11/2020 ***
A Annie Rains Starting Over at Blueberry Creek: Includes a bonus novella 2/29/20 *****
D Delaney in The Cracked Spine Paige Shelton 2/4/20 ***
11. Comoros
12. Congo, Democratic Republic
13. Congo, Republic
14. Cote d'Ivoire
15. Djibouti
16. Egypt
17. Equatorial Guinea 2/16
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message 32: by Kathryn (last edited Jun 29, 2020 08:02PM) (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 531 comments 3/61

19. Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)
20. Ethiopia
21. Gabon
22. Gambia
23. Ghana3/5
G Ghost of Sangju Soojung Jo 6/20/20 **
H The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend Sharon Robinson 6/2/20 ***
A An American Princess: The Many Lives of Allene Tew Annejet van der Zijl 6/25/20 ***
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24. Guinea
25. Guinea-Bissau
26. Kenya
27. Lesotho


message 34: by Kathryn (last edited Jun 25, 2020 07:47PM) (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 531 comments 2/78

37. Namibia 0/7
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39. Nigeria0/7
40. Rwanda 1/6
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42. Senegal 0/7
43. Seychelles 0/10
44. Sierra Leone 0/11
45. Somalia 0/7


message 35: by Kathryn (last edited Jun 25, 2020 07:51PM) (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 531 comments 19/65

46. South Africa 4/11
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H The Truths We Hold: An American Journey Kamala Harris 5/29/19 ****

A All Is Not Forgotten Wendy Walker 6/11/19 **
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49. Tanzania 0/8
50. Togo 4/4
T Tucker Emily March 2/12/2020 **
O Octavia E. Butler Kindred 3/30/20 *****
G God Save Texas: A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State Lawrence Wright 6/14/19 **
O My One and Only Terri Osburn 6/18/19 ****
51. Tunisia 0/7
52. Uganda 0/6
53. Zambia 6/6
Z Zane Steele in It Had to Be Fate Tamra Baumann 4/2/19 *****
A Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret Judy Blume 5/23/19 ***
M May Dodd in One Thousand White Women: The Journals of May Dodd Jim Fergus 4/18/19 ****
B Gerry Brooks Go See the Principal: True Tales from the School Trenches Gerry Brooks 6/1/19 ***
I It Had to Be Them Tamra Baumann 7/20/19 ***
A Annie Rains Snowfall on Cedar Trail Brian McCann 4/22/20 ****
Zimbabwe 5/8
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B [Carol Ryrie Brink_5325] Caddie Woodlawn [5/13/20 ***
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W Wannabe Farms Brian McCann 4/22/20 ***
E Ethnic America: A History Thomas Sowell 5/23/2020 ***


message 36: by Kathryn (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 531 comments reserved


message 37: by Marina H (last edited May 10, 2020 09:12AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments Let's Spell Africa!
Date: April 1, 2019 - ???
Completed: 11/54

1. Algeria
A: Aftalt spil by Elle Kennedy 13/04/19
L: Linda Castillo - De ugudelige 24/04/19
G: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin 05/05/19
E: En sidste melodi by Lisa Genova 01/04/19
R: Rosamunde Pilcher - Vejen hjem 21/04/19
I: Isabel from Toner i natten by Jojo Moyes 07/06/19
A: Amy Schumer - Pigen med røvgeviret 22/04/19

2. Angola
A: A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin 26/05/19
N: Nel from Det dybe vand by Paula Hawkins 20/06/19
G: Gravkammeret by Tess Gerritsen 12/07/19
O: Offergaven by Dolores Redondo 24/09/19
L: Lauren, Christina - Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating 28/07/19
A: A Storm of Swords: Steel and Snow by George R.R. Martin 06/06/19

3. Benin
B: Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire 05/05/19
E: En charmerende mand by Marian Keyes 12/04/19
N: Nesbø, Jo - Macbeth 27/06/19
I: Ivan from Love Overboard by Janet Evanovich 11/09/19
N: Nålens øje by Ken Follett 09/07/19

4. Botswana
B: Ben Elton - To brødre 15/06/19
O: Olive from The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren 02/11/19
T: Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt 03/07/19
S: Signe by Lars Johansson 08/08/19
W: Watson, John from Baskervilleslægtens hund by Arthur Conan Doyle 10/05/20
A: Arthur Conan Doyle - Et studie i rødt 08/06/19
N: Nærmeste Pårørende by Elsebeth Egholm 05/10/19
A: Adam from Øst for Paradis by John Steinbeck 23/06/19

5. Burkina Faso
B: Beth from Treason by Jo MacAuley 12/09/19
U: Umrigar, Thrity - Everybody's Son 23/08/19
R: Ruth Ware - Kvinden i kahyt nr. 10 01/06/19
K: Kay Xander Mellish - How to Live in Denmark: A humorous guide for foreigners and their Danish friends 23/06/19
I: Iweala, Uzodinma - Speak No Evil 23/10/19
N: Nic from Every Wild Heart by Meg Donohue 19/10/19
A: A Storm of Swords: Blood and Gold by George R.R. Martin 06/07/19

F: Fra Libanon til Lærkevej by Abdel Aziz Mahmoud 14/04/19
A: Alice Hoffman - The Red Garden 15/07/19
S: Skjulte Fejl og Mangler by Elsebeth Egholm 27/09/19
O: Owens, Delia - Hvor flodkrebsene synger

6. Burundi
B: Bill from Det Onde by Stephen King 26/10/19
U: Usynlige vogter, Den by Dolores Redondo 07/09/19
R: Rainbow Rowell - Fangirl 01/08/19
U: Unbecoming by Jenny Downham 09/09/19
N: Niviaq Korneliussen - HOMO sapienne 05/11/19
D: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire 27/04/19
I: Iskold by Tess Gerritsen 10/11/19

7. Cabo Verde
C: A Christmas Wedding by Paige Toon 17/12/19
A: A Feast for Crows by George R.R. Martin 27/07/19
B: Blink: da jeg mistede livet og lærte at leve by Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard 30/10/19
O: Olivier from The Cruelest Month by Louise Penny 19/12/19

V: Vida from Historien om Nissen by Bjarne Reuter 20/12/19
E: En helt normal familie by Mattias Edvardsson 02/09/19
R: Richard from Kvinden mellem os by Greer Hendricks 15/09/19
D: Det syvende mord by Paul Cleave 26/06/19
E: Elsey Come Home by Susan Conley 06/09/19

8. Cameroon
C: C.S. Lewis - Troldmandens nevø 21/12/19
A: A Dance with Dragons by George R.R. Martin 11/08/19
M: Mærket for livet by Emelie Schepp 01/11/19
E: En meget fjern kyst by Jenny Colgan 13/09/19
R: Redondo, Dolores - De glemte børn 21/09/19
O: Oscar from Rent guld i posen by Bjarne Reuter 20/12/19
O: Oscar from Kidnapning by Bjarne Reuter 20/12/19
N: Nic from All the Missing Girls by Megan Miranda 06/11/19

9. Central African Republic
C: C.S. Lewis - The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 22/12/19
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Selvrisiko 28/09/19
N: Nesbø, Jo - Doktor Proktor redder julen...? 06/12/19
T: The Snowman: Inspired by the original story by Raymond Briggs by Michael Morpurgo 10/12/19
R: Rizzoli, Jane from Dø igen by Tess Gerritsen 23/11/19
A: Assels, Kathrine - For Milena 13/09/19
L: Louise Penny - Still Life 24/10/19

A: Anna Gavalda - Jeg ville ønske, der var én, der ventede på mig et eller andet sted 13/10/19
F: Forestillingen om et ukompliceret liv med en mand by Helle Helle 14/10/19
R: Ruth from Pigen under jorden by Elly Griffiths 26/11/19
I: Ilmar Taska - Pobeda 1946 30/01/20
C: C.S. Lewis - The Horse and His Boy 23/12/19
A: A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny 04/11/19
N: Nelson from Døden på museet by Elly Griffiths 28/12/19

R: Ruth from Løgnens hus by Elly Griffiths 03/12/19
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Personskade 30/09/19
P: Pigen fra Brooklyn by Guillaume Musso 16/08/19
U: Under bjælken: Et portræt af Kronprins Frederik by Jens Andersen 03/10/19
B: Bjørneby by Fredrik Backman 21/11/19
L: Lars Kepler - Hypnotisøren 18/01/20
I: Ildvidnet by Lars Kepler 13/03/20
C: C.S. Lewis - Prince Caspian 28/12/19

10. Chad
C: Camilla Läckberg - Heksen 12/01/19
H: Hundene i Riga by Henning Mankell 08/08/19
A: Ashley from Dashing Through the Snow: A Christmas Novel by Debbie Macomber 09/12/19
D: Det lille bageri på strandpromenaden by Jenny Colgan 10/09/19


message 38: by Marina H (last edited Feb 06, 2021 04:56AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments11. Comoros
C: The Cherry Tree Café by Heidi Swain 26/02/20
O: Olsen, Jussi Adler- - Kvinden i buret 05/01/20
M: Min mormor hilser og siger undskyld by Fredrik Backman 10/12/19
O: Olsen, Jussi Adler- - Fasandræberne 26/01/20
R: Ruth from Huset på klippen by Elly Griffiths 07/12/19
O: Olga Tokarczuk - Kør din plov over de dødes knogler 27/02/20
S: Sarah Meuleman - Find Me Gone 24/02/20

12. Congo, Democratic Republic
C: Carl from Flaskepost fra P by Jussi Adler-Olsen 29/02/20
O: Onde spil by Angela Marsons 08/03/20
N: Nola from Sandheden om Harry Quebert-sagen by Joël Dicker 01/02/20
G: The Ghost Fields by Elly Griffiths 19/05/20
O: Oyinkan Braithwaite - Min søster er seriemorder 15/03/20

D: Dorthe Nors - Spejl, skulder, blink 02/03/20
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Liv og legeme 06/10/19
M: Matt Haig - Father Christmas and Me 13/12/19
O: Olsen, Jussi Adler- - Journal 64 06/04/20
C: Cavallaro, Brittany - A Study in Charlotte 09/05/20
R: Ruby from Mince Pies and Mistletoe at the Christmas Market by Heidi Swain 17/12/19
A: A Boy Called Christmas by Matt Haig 11/12/19
T: Tavse skrig by Angela Marsons 01/03/20
I: I tvillingernes tegn by Rosamunde Pilcher 29/02/20
C: Clara from A Trick of the Light by Louise Penny 22/05/20

R: Ruth from Det tavse vidne by Elly Griffiths 22/02/20
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Vold og magt 10/10/19
P: Paganinikontrakten by Lars Kepler 14/02/20
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L: Lars Kepler - Sandmanden 10/04/20
I: Inger Gammelgaard Madsen - Dukkebarnet 01/05/20
C: Clara from The Long Way Home by Louise Penny 19/06/20

13. Congo, Republic
C: Carl from Selfies by Jussi Adler-Olsen 05/07/20
O: Olsen, Jussi Adler- - Marco Effekten 22/04/20
N: Nelson from The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths 09/06/20
G: Griffiths, Elly - The Woman in Blue 26/05/20
O: Olsen, Jussi Adler- - Den grænseløse 30/06/20

R: A Rule Against Murder by Louise Penny 22/03/20
E: Eget ansvar by Elsebeth Egholm 12/10/19
P: Penny, Louise - Bury Your Dead 27/04/20
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B: The Brutal Telling by Louise Penny 02/04/20
L: Lars Kepler - Stalker 16/05/20
I: Inger Gammelgaard Madsen - Drab efter begæring 03/05/20
C: Cana Buttenschøn - 40 uger efter 15/10/20

14. Cote d'Ivoire
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O: Os mod jer by Fredrik Backman 19/10/20
T: Ting, min søn skal vide om verden by Fredrik Backman 23/04/20
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Kød og blod 16/10/19

D: De fires tegn by Arthur Conan Doyle 25/04/20
I: Inger Gammelgaard Madsen - Fremmed indtrængen 05/05/20
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O: Oscar from Brobyggerne by Jan Guillou 04/02/21
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R: Rosa, Domenica De Rosa - To uger i Toscana 13/04/20
E: Elsebeth Egholm - Dødvægt 17/10/19

15. Djibouti
D: Den grinende strisser by Maj Sjöwall 22/06/20
J: Jorden Synger by Vanessa Curtis 12/02/20
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16. Egypt
E: Evanovich, Janet - Two for the Dough 06/11/19
G: Griffiths, Elly - The Stone Circle 09/07/20
Y: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir - Det tredje tegn 05/02/20
P: Paris by Edward Rutherfurd 03/06/20
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17. Equatorial Guinea
E: Elly Griffiths - De udstødte 17/04/20
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L: Lazarus by Lars Kepler 11/08/20

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E: Erindringer om Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle 12/05/20
A: Angela Marsons - Forsvundne piger 26/03/20

18. Eritrea
E: Elly Griffiths - The Chalk Pit 05/06/20
R: Roseanna by Maj Sjöwall 06/05/20
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message 39: by Marina H (last edited Aug 22, 2020 01:05AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments 21. Gabon
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22. Gambia
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26. Kenya
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30. Madagascar
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message 40: by Marina H (last edited May 14, 2019 11:59AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments 31. Malawi
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40. Rwanda
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message 41: by Marina H (last edited Jun 11, 2020 02:21AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments 41. Sao Tome and Principe
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50. Togo
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message 42: by Marina H (new)

Marina H | 327 comments 51. Tunisia
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52. Uganda
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message 43: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 10872 comments So glad to see two more joining! Welcome Kathryn & Marina :)


message 44: by Ed (last edited Jun 05, 2021 03:59PM) (new)

Ed Lehman | 357 comments Let's Spell Africa!
To Completion
Countries: 16/54
100p. min

You can use any of the following to complete a letter: [
1. First letter of the Book's title (Use or Ignore A, An or The)
2. First letter of the Author's first or last name
3. First letter of the Series title
4. First letter of a Main Character's first or last name

For letters Q, X, Y and Z, you may use a book in which the letter is found anywhere in the title, series, author or MC name. (hide spoiler)]

1. Algeria
A- Agatha Christie- Murder at the Vicarage 6/4/19
L- Loitering with Intentby Muriel Spark 5/22/19
G- Xinran- The Good Women of China: Hidden Voices 4/11/19
E- Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell 6/24/19
R- Shame by Salman Rushdie 5/1/19
I- The Player of Games by Iain M. Banks 5/3/19
A- Afghanistan's Blue Treasure: Lapis Lazuli by Lailee McNair Bakhtiar 6/22/19

2. Angola
A- Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner 6/28/19
N- The News from Paraguay by Lily Tuck 4/7/19
G- Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm 5/27/19
O- Charles Dickens- The Old Curiosity Shop 4/14/19
L- Balthazar by Lawrence Durrell 6/11/19
A- As You Like It by William Shakespeare 7/4/19

3. Benin
B- F.H. Batacan- Smaller and Smaller Circles 4/20/19
E- Home Is Where You Live: A diary of teaching English abroad for the first time by Elliot Lord 7/25/19
N-The Private Dining-room and Other Verses by Ogden Nash 4/9/19
I- Moonraker by Ian Fleming 6/6/19
N-Neil- a MC in A Lost Lady by Willa Cather 5/6/19

4. Botswana
B- Michael Blanding- The Map Thief 4/23/19
O- The Duchess of Padua by Oscar Wilde 5/18/19
T- Time and Tide: The Islands of Tuvalu by Tony Wheeler 6/1/19
S- The Pastures of Heaven by John Steinbeck 7/17/19
W- Jeanette Winterson- Sexing the Cherry 4/4/19
A- The Last Will & Testament of Senhor da Silva Araújo by Germano Almeida 7/10/19
N- Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris 10/18/19
A- An Ideal Husband; A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde 7/12/19-256p.

5. Burkina Faso
B- Stranded in the Seychelles by Bev Spicer 7/31/19
U- An Unobstructed View: A Personal Journey from Illinois to Arizona by Mark Johnson 5/13/19
R- Toubab by Rob Coughlin 6/23/19
K- A House at the Edge of Tears by Vénus Khoury-Ghata 9/19/19
I- In Watermelon Sugar by Richard Brautigan 6/9/19N
A- The Fires by Alan Cheuse 7/18/19

F- Moab Is My Washpot by Stephen Fry 5/9/19
A- The Return of Mr. Campion: Uncollected Stories by Margery Allingham 7/19/19
S- The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat 10/11/19
O- Xala by Ousmane Sembène 7/1/19

6. Burundi
B- The Bellarosa Connection by Saul Bellow 8/1/19
U-Under the Net by Iris Murdoch 6/8/19
R- Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare-283p.- 8/30/19
U- The Uttermost Farthing by Marie Belloc Lowndes-5/6/21
N- Radio Shangri-La: What I Learned in Bhutan, the Happiest Kingdom on Earth by Lisa Napoli-4/7/20
D- The Double by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 9/4/19-144p.
I- Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence 6/10/19

7. Cabo Verde
C- J.M. Coetzee- Waiting for the Barbarians 4/2/19
A- The Beggars' Strike by Aminata Sow Fall 7/19/19
B- A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett 7/9/19
O- Operation Shylock: A Confession by Philip Roth 7/7/19

V- Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf 6/19/19
E- The Emperor and the Elephants: A Peace Corps Volunteer's Story of Life During the Late 1970s in the Central African Empire by Richard W. Carroll 7/27/19
R- The Roots of Heaven by Romain Gary 9/6/19
D- The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman 4/10/20
E- Enormous Changes at the Last Minute by Grace Paley 9/14/19

8. Cameroon
C- My Car in Managua by Forrest D. Colburn 6/30/19
A-The Passion of New Eve by Angela Carter -8/11/19- 187p.
M-Crossing the Mangrove by Maryse Condé 6/29/19
E- Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire 9/18/19
R- The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket 11/8/19
O- https://www.ft.com/content/d5fb3c84-a...
O- I Am There: Armenia by Olivia Puccini 7/23/19
N- Delta of Venus by Anaïs Nin 4/12/2

9. Central African Republic
C- A Chagos Story by Vinod T. Fullee-8/23/19
E- Edwin of the Iron Shoes by Marcia Muller-6/15/20
N- No Place for Women by Mohanalakshmi Rajakumar-6/21/20
T- Two Old Fools on a Camel: From Spain to Bahrain and Back Again by Victoria Twead-8/4/19
R- Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth-1/9/21
A- The Toughest Indian in the World by Sherman Alexie-6/17/20
L- Little House in the Big Woods by Little House in the Big Woods 7/16/19

A-They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera 9/7/19
F- The Black Joke by Farley Mowat-218p.-8/13/19
R- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling-2/10/21
I- In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower by Marcel Proust 6/14/19
C- Catch-22 by Joseph Heller 8/27/19
A- Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener by M.C. Beaton 9/23/19
N- The River Between by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o-1/24/21

R- Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya 3/3/21
E- Women Of Messina by Elio Vittorini 9/22/19
P- Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie 8/8/19
U- The Ugly Truth by Jeff Kinney-4/20/21
B- The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket 9/15/19
L- Lab Girl by Hope Jahren 6/26/19
I- In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson 6/17/19
C- The Moon and the Bonfire by Cesare Pavese 9/25/19

10. Chad
C- Cruel Shoes by Steve Martin 9/8/19
H- Heidi by Johanna Spyri 5/17/19
A- Close Range by Annie Proulx 4/14/20
D-Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 10/2/19


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11. Comoros
C- The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates-3/15/20
O- Orlando by Virginia Woolf-2/8/20-#867
M-The Maid's Tragedy by Francis Beaumont 9/23/19
O- Openly Bob by Bob Smith-12/6/20
R- The Redthroats by David Cale-3/26/21-O- Orange Crush by Tim Dorsey 1/1/21
S- Fiddler on the Roof by Joseph Stein-11/21/19

12. Congo, Democratic Republic
C- Confessions of a Pretty Lady: Stories True and Otherwise by Sandra Bernhard-3/17/20
O- Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan-3/11/21
N- The Naked Civil Servant by Quentin Crisp-2/13/20
G- Loser Takes All by Graham Greene 7/28/19
O

D- The Drowned World by J.G. Ballard-11/26/19
E- All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque-12/1/19
M- The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark 1/1/20-
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C- Camino Real by Tennessee Williams-6/18/20
R- Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney 1/1/20
A- The Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie 12/3/19
T- They Shoot Horses, Don't They? by Horace McCoy 9/2/19 -122p.
I- In Search of a Smile by Keegan Longueira 6/27/19
C- Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories by Sandra Cisneros 3/5/20

R- Ruddy Gore by Kerry Greenwood 3/5/21
E- A Brief Conversion and Other Stories by Earl Lovelace-1/26/21
P- Broadway Anecdotes by Peter Hay 2/20/20
U
B- Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson 10/3/19
L- Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord-1/19/21
I- Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming 7/15/19
C- Shirley by Charlotte Brontë 2/21/20-

13. Congo, Republic
C- The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon 12/3/19
O
N- Blithe Spirit by Noël Coward 12/5/19
G- Gin & Daggers by Jessica Fletcher 9/29/19
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R- Tales of Liechtenstein Then and Now by James Foster Robinson 6/25/20
E-Easy Hawkins- MC in Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley-4/1/21-
P- The Public Image by Muriel Spark 6/24/20
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B- Volpone by Ben Jonson 10/28/19
L- The Red Notebook by Antoine Laurain-1/16/21
I- Saturday by Ian McEwan 9/11/19
C- The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler 3/1/20

14. Cote d'Ivoire
C- Cocaine Blues by Kerry Greenwood 12/4/19
O
T- Tamburlaine the Great Part II by Christopher Marlowe 10/27/19
E-Educating Rita by Willy Russell-6/2/21

D- James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl 12/3/19
I- In the Woods by Tana French-1/16/20-
V- The Vicious Vet by M.C. Beaton 7/15/19
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I- In the Heart of the Country by J.M. Coetzee 3/8/20
R- book:The Ravishing of Lol Stein|280] by Marguerite Duras-1/17/20
-location- south tahla or town beach
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15. Djibouti
D- Dresden, Gate by Michael Schmidt 6/26/20
J- 'Tis Pity She's a Whore by John Ford 10/25/19
I- For Your Eyes Only by Ian Fleming-1/6/21
B- Divine Comedy by Sabri Bebawi -2/9/20
O
U- The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman 1/17/20
T- Tamburlaine the Great, Part 1 by Christopher Marlowe 10/26/19
I - Indiana by George Sand 5/24/20


16. Egypt

E
G- Blood and Circuses by Kerry Greenwood-1/5/21
Y-Yasmina Khadra- Morituri 6/2/19
P- The Professor's House by Willa Cather 1/22/20-
T- Tartuffe by Molière 10/28/19


17. Equatorial Guinea

E- One Writer's Beginnings by Eudora Welty-3/21/21
Q- Queer by William S. Burroughs1/5/20
U- Urn Burial by Kerry Greenwood-6/1/21
A- Raiders of the Lost Bark by Sparkle Abbey 12/4/19
T- Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare 10/29/19
O- The Overstory by Richard Powers 1/9/20
R- For You Mom, Finally by Ruth Reichl 1/11/20
I- Diamonds Are Forever by Ian Fleming 1/23/20 -
A- Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos 1/2/20
L- Life and Death of Harriet Frean by May Sinclair 1/10/20

G- The Complete Tilling Tales: Mapp and Lucia Short Stories by Geoff Martin 10/21/19
U
I- Live and Let Die by Ian Fleming-6/21/20
N- I Remember Nothing: and Other Reflections by Nora Ephron 3/2/20
E- The Ersatz Elevator by Lemony Snicket 3/23/21
A- Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë - 2/8/20


18. Eritrea
E
R- Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney-3/17/21
I- Woman Far Walking by Witi Ihimaera-3/16/21-
T- Traveling With Pomegranates: A Mother-Daughter Story by Sue Monk Kidd - 1/23/20
R- A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry-6/1/21

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A- The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie 3/4/20


19. Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)

E-Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo by Eric Hansen-11/4/19
S- The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare 10/30/19
W- The White Devil by John Webster 10/20/19
A- Atomic Number Sixty by Dave Johnston -11/5/19
T- The City of the Sun by Tommaso Campanella 10/24/19
I- The Three Arrows by Iris Murdoch-3/23/21
N- Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon 3/6/20
I- Thunderball by Ian Fleming-3/4/21


20. Ethiopia

E- Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer 10/24/19
T- Hadji Murat by Leo Tolstoy 12/8/19
H- The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells-192p.-8/13/19
I- Hard Rain by Irma Venter-2/24/21-
O- Only You Can Save Mankind by Terry Pratchett 10/22/19
P- The Ladies of the Corridor by Dorothy Parker 1/19/20
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A-Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage by M.C. Beaton- 3/6/20


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21. Gabon

G- The Godmother by Hannelore Cayre 1/14/21
A- A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway 5/28/20
B- Mohawk Trail by Beth Brant 3/19/20
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N- Phyllis Nirdlinger-a MC in Double Indemnity by James M. Cain-3/28/21-

22. Gambia

G- Flying Too High by Kerry Greenwood 3/22/20
A- The Piano Lesson by August Wilson 3/23/20
M- Murder on the Ballarat Train by Kerry Greenwood 4/17/20
B- The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin 4/16/20
I- Spring Flowers, Spring Frost by Ismail Kadare 3/21/20
A- Hope Never Dies by Andrew Shaffer 6/1/20


23. Ghana

G- The Girl He Used to Know by Tracey Garvis Graves-2/27/21
H- Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford 10/7/19
A- Shipwrecks by Akira Yoshimura 10/9/19
N- Winter by Christopher Nicholson-4/11/21
A- -The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope 6/3/20


24. Guinea

G- The Plains by Gerald Murnane-3/14/21
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N- The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead 1/4/21
E- An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good by Helene Tursten -4/18/20
A- A Separate Peace by John Knowles-10/7/20

25. Guinea-Bissau

G- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood by Carlos Lopes
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N- Neon Surf: And Other Stories of Love & Remembrance by Jack Kelleher-
E
A- The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa - 3/30/20
B- Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates-
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S- How We Fight For Our Lives by Saeed Jones-1/30/21
S- The Father by August Strindberg-1/11/21-
A- The Austere Academy by Lemony Snicket 10/11/20
U


26. Kenya

K- The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney-5/25/21
E
N- New Caledonia: Essays in Nationalism and Dependency by Michael Spencer-11/1/20-
Y- Around the World in 50 Years: My Adventure to Every Country on Earth by Albert Podell-1/8/21- #1806
A- Ask the Cards a Question by Marcia Muller-12/2/20


27. Lesotho

L- The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket 6/10/20
E
S- The Shoemaker's Holiday by Thomas Dekker 1/10/21
O- There There by Tommy Orange 10/10/19
T- Hammerhead Ranch Motel by Tim Dorsey 6/27/20
H- The Holy Bible: English Standard Version by Anonymous 6/30/20
O- Outside Servitude by M.B. Bamba 6/8/20


28. Liberia

L- A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story by Linda Sue Park 10/21/20
I
B- The Fixer by Bernard Malamud 5/8/20
E
R- The Commitments by Roddy Doyle 4/19/20
I
A- Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas -5/12/20


29. Libya

L- Life Being the Best & Other Stories by Kay Boyle 6/13/20
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B- Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo 6/12/20
Y- Territory of Light by Yūko Tsushima 1/26/20
A- The Man Who Died by Antti Tuomainen-10/30/20

30. Madagascar

M- The Vice-Consul by Marguerite Duras 5/2/20
A- A Murder Is Announcedbook:A Murder Is Announced|16298] by Agatha Christie-1/3/21
D- Dog Days by Jeff Kinney-3/26/21-
A- A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman-1/4/21
G- Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet 10/10/19
A- Aya of Yop City by Marguerite Abouet-3/24/21 -
S- Lettice and Lovage: A Comedy by Peter Shaffer-1/11/21
C- The Cheshire Cat's Eye by Marcia Muller-2/2/21
A- The Amen Corner by James Baldwin-1/21/21
R- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling 6/30/20

31. Malawi

M- Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson 4/3/20
A- The Secrets Come Out by Marguerite Abouet-5/1/21
L- The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures by Louis Theroux 12/12/20
A- Gigi: A Comedy in Two Acts by Anita Loos-3/9/21
W- The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf 10/25/19
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32. Mali

M- Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man by Mary L. Trump-10/30/20
A- Alan Turing: Unlocking the Enigma by David Boyle-2/12/21
L- House of Secrets: A Bletchley Park Novella by W. Len-5/2/21
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33. Mauritania

M- My Brother's Husband, Volume 2 by Gengoroh Tagame-3/2/21
A- Looking for the Possible Dance by A.L. Kennedy 4/25/20
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T- The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney-4/29/21
A- Three Blind Mice and Other Stories by Agatha Christie-3/19/21-
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34. Mauritius

M- The Ballad of Peckham Rye by Muriel Spark- 3/5/21
A- Maybe the Moon by Armistead Maupin-4/15/21-
U
R
I
T- Cup of Gold: A Life of Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer, with Occasional Reference to History by John Steinbeck-2/5/20
I
U
S- This Town Sleeps by Dennis E. Staples 7/2/20


35. Morocco

M- March: Book Two by John Lewis- 4/2/21-
O- Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene-4/21/20
R- Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs 2/2/20
O
C- Cabin Fever by Jeff Kinney-4/22/21
C- Cold Comfort by Charles Todd-5/7/21
O-Obama, Barack-MC in Hope Rides Again by Andrew Shaffer 4/6/21


36. Mozambique

M- Games to Keep the Dark Away by Marcia Muller-3/25/21-
O- Japanese Fairy Tales by Yei Theodora Ozaki4/27/20I
Z- Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals by Hal Herzog 9/19/19
A
M- A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder by Shamini Flint-6/1/21
B- Blood Brothers by Willy Russell-6/4/21
I
Q- The Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton 6/21/19
U
E- Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman 1/31/20


37. Namibia

N-The Parachute Drop by Norbert Zongo 4/29/20
A-Syrian Brides by Anna Halabi 4/30/20
M- Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata 7/5/20
I
B- The Sea by John Banville-4/21/21-
I
A- The History Boys by Alan Bennett-2/16/21


38. Niger
N- Night Must Fall by Emlyn Williams 7/7/20 by Emlyn Williams 7/7/20
I
G- The House by the Medlar Tree by Giovanni Verga-5/28/21
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39. Nigeria

N- Biloxi Blues by Neil Simon 3/6/21-
I- Dr. No by Ian Fleming 5/16/20
G- The Green Mill Murder by Kerry Greenwood-10/8/20
E- The Elusive Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman 5/13/20
R- The Sea Of Grass by Conrad Richter 5/15/20
I- The Island of South Georgia by Robert K. Headland-11/20/20
A- The Moving Finger by Agatha Christie 5/18/20


40. Rwanda

R- The Red Pony by John Steinbeck 5/13/20
W- Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein-3/31/21
A
N
D- Death at Victoria Dockby by Kerry Greenwood 7/1/20
A


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41. Sao Tome and Principe

S- Sodom and Gomorrah by Marcel Proust-5/2/21
A- Arabian Nights: The Marvels and Wonders of the Thousand and One Nights Volume I of II- 7/18/20
O- Angel On My Shoulder by John Pope 7/18/20

T- Times Square by Rich Walls 7/15/20
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E- The Complete Poems and Stories of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 2 by Edgar Allan Poe -7/20/20

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N-Nayir Sharqi- MC in Finding Nouf by Zoë Ferraris-4/29/21-
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I- The Counterfeiter and Other Stories by Yasushi Inoue-3/8/21
N
C- Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley-5/4/21-
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P- Polyeucte by Pierre Corneille-7/13/20
E- The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout-5/30/21

42. Senegal
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L- The Last Straw by Jeff Kinney-3/26/21

43. Seychelles
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H- Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney-5/24/21
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44. Sierra Leone
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45. Somalia
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M- The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham 10/15/19
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I- I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life by Anne Bogel 10/18/19
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46. South Africa
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F- A Bookshop in Berlin by Françoise Frenkel -7/22/20
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47. South Sudan
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D- Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney-3/15/21
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48. Sudan
S
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D- Muddling through in Madagascar by Dervla Murphy 7/14/20
A
N- Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer-7/15/20

49. Tanzania
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Z- A Zoo in My Luggage by Gerald Durrell 10/13/19
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50. Togo
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O- Life on a Coral Atoll: Australia's Cocos (Keeling) Islands by Paul Oates 7/29/20


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Sam | 177 comments Let's Spell Africa!
Duration: April 1, 2019-???

1. Algeria

A: Another One Bites the Dust- Jennifer Rardin- 4/8/19
L: Lending a Paw- Laurie Cass- 5/21/19
G: Grand Opening- Taki Drake- 5/18/19
E: Empty Nest- Marty Wingate- 5/2/19
R: Ruby Red- Kerstin Gier- 5/20/19
I: In a Badger Way- Shelly Laurenston- 4/23/19
A: Anne of the Island- L.M. Montgomery- 8/11/19

2. Angola

A: Among the Living- Jordan Castillo Price- 9/16/19
N: The Never War- D.J. MacHale- 6/30/19
G: Ghostly Ordeal- Lily Harper Hart- 5/30/19
O: Only the Quiet- Amanda M. Lee- 5/5/19
L: Loved by a Dragon- Linda K. Hopkins- 9/30/19
A: Archangel's Viper- Nalini Singh- 9/22/19

3. Benin

B: Brief Cases- Jim Butcher- 4/6/19
E: Evil Dark- Justin Gustainis- 5/24/19
N: New Spring- Robert Jordan- 7/7/19
I: Into the Hollow- Karina Halle- 6/14/19
N: The Name of the Wind- Patrick Rothfuss- 8/6/19

4. Botswana

B: The Big Sleep- Raymond Chandler- 5/29/19
O: Once Upon Stilettos- Shanna Swendson- 5/9/19
T: Thru the Badger Hole- Taki Drake- 4/3/19
S: A Spell of Trouble- Leighann Dobbs- 4/4/19
W: Whiskey Rebellion- Liliana Hart- 5/26/19
A: Archangel's Prophecy- Nalini Singh- 9/23/19
N: No Farm, No Foul- Peg Cochran- 8/21/19
A: Archangel's War- Nalini Singh- 9/26/19

5. Burkina Faso

B: Borough of Bones- John Conroe- 6/1/19
U: Unholy Magic- Stacia Kane- 6/10/19
R: Raging Seas- Lily Harper Hart- 8/11/19
K: Doctor Who: The King's Dragon- Una McCormack- 4/12/19
I: I'd Rather Be in Philadelphia- Gillian Roberts- 7/28/19
N: No Crones About It- Amanda M. Lee- 9/3/19
A: Alaskan Alliance- Kathi Daley- 11/7/19

F: Fire Me Up- Katie MacAlister- 5/25/19
A: Aunt Bessie Assumes- Diana Xarissa- 12/24/19
S: Strawberry Shortcake Murder- Joanne Fluke- 4/11/19
O: The One- Kiera Cass- 9/5/19

6. Burundi

B: The Boy In The Suitcase- Lene Kaaberbøl- 6/20/19
U: The Undead Uproar- Amanda M. Lee- 7/12/19
R: Rare Find- Dale Mayer- 10/27/19
U: Under The Final Moon- Hannah Jayne- 7/21/19
N: Now You See Her...- Dale Mayer- 11/14/19
D: Daughter of Smoke and Bone- Laini Taylor- 4/16/19
I: Doctor Who: In the Blood- Jenny T. Colgan- 9/16/19

7. Cabo Verde

C: The Case of the Rolling Bones- Erle Stanley Gardner- 6/27/19
A: Alien Tango- Gini Koch- 4/15/20
B: Blood Alliance- Connie Suttle- 8/8/19
O: Oracles & Obituaries- Amanda M. Lee- 9/12/19

V: Vanishing Acts- Jodi Picoult- 8/15/19
E: The Elite- Kiera Cass- 6/7/19
R: Raven, Red- Connie Suttle- 11/2/19
D: Dark Predator- Christine Feehan- 4/26/19
E: Elephants Can Remember- Agatha Christie- 6/16/19

8. Cameroon

C: A Curse So Dark and Lonely- Brigid Kemmerer- 7/11/19
A: Alien in the Family- Gini Koch- 4/20/20
M: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side- Agatha Christie- 4/2/19
E: Empath- Edie Claire- 7/14/19
R: Reindeer Roundup- Kathi Daley- 11/22/19
O: Outcast- J.C. Diem- 9/27/19
O: ONLY THE LOST- AMANDA M LEE- 10/1/19
N: Newsletter Exclusives: Volume 1- Nalini Singh- 12/21/19

9. Central African Republic

C: C.A.E.C.O.: A novel of the Demon Accords- John Conroe- 7/31/19
E: Exiled- J.C. Diem- 9/19/19
N: No Crone Unturned- Amanda M. Lee- 3/5/20
T: Treasures, Demons, and Other Black Magic- Meghan Ciana Doidge- 5/17/19
R: Real Murders- Charlaine Harris- 12/11/19
A: Alien Proliferation- Gini Koch- 5/11/20
L: The Laird- Sandy Blair- 10/24/19

A: Alien Diplomacy- Gini Koch- 5/15/20
F: The Frog Prince- K.M. Shea- 5/27/19
R: Romeow and Juliet- Kathi Daley- 1/20/20
I: Into the Abyss- Dale Mayer- 12/2/19
C: Christmas in Paradise- Kathi Daley- 9/28/19
A: The Adventures of the Mountain Men: True Tales of Hunting, Trapping, Fighting, Adventure, and Survival- Stephen Vincent Brennan- 6/10/20
N: Nightshades- Melissa F. Olson- 3/6/20

R: Radiance- Grace Draven- 5/22/20
E: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library- Chris Grabenstein- 10/11/19
P: Perilous Seas- Lily Harper Hart- 4/29/19
U: Unmasked- Dale Mayer- 12/18/19
B: Blueberry Muffin Murder- Joanne Fluke- 8/18/19
L: Lemon Meringue Pie Murder- Joanne Fluke- 2/16/20
I: The Incubus Impasse- Amanda M. Lee- 12/4/19
C: Christmas Crazy- Kathi Daley- 10/1/19


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