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Kelsey Solnick | 12 comments 1. A book with more than 500 pages – Little Star by John Ajvide Lindqvist (Finished)
2. A romance – Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
3. A book that became a movie – Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
4. A book published this year
5. A book with a number in the title – Four by Veronica Roth
6. A book written by someone under 30
7. A book with nonhuman characters – Cinder by Marissa Meyer
8. A funny book
9. A book by a female author – The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
10. A mystery or thriller – Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (Finished)
11. A book with a one word title – Room by Emma Donoghue
12. A book of short stories
13. A book set in a different country – Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
14. A nonfiction book
15. A popular author’s first book – Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
16. A book from your favorite author that you haven’t read yet
17. A book a friend recommended - Tuesday's with Morrie by Mitch Albom
18. A Pulitzer-prize winning book – The Road by Cormac McCarthy
19. A book based on a true story
20. A book at the bottom of your to read list
21. A book your mom loves – Pet Sematary by Stephen King (Finished)
22. A book that scares you
23. A book more than 100 years old – Frankenstein by Mary Shelly
24. A book based entirely on its cover – Asylum by Madeleine Roux (Finished)
25. A book you were supposed to read in school but didn’t – Of Mice and Men by John Steinback
26. A memoir
27. A book you can finish in a day – The Woman in Black by Susan Hill (Finished)
28. A book with antonyms in the title
29. A book set somewhere you’ve always wanted to visit
30. A book that came out the year you were born – Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King
31. A book with bad reviews – The Almost Moon by Alice Sebold
32. A trilogy – 50 Shades of Grey by E.L. James
33. A book from your childhood – Welcome to Dead House by R.L. Stone (Finished)
34. A book with a love triangle
35. A book set in the future
36. A book set in high school
37. A book with a color in the title – A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess (Finished)
38. A book that makes you cry – The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
39. A book with magic
40. A graphic novel
41. A book by an author you’ve never read before – Jurassic Park by Michael Crichtom
42. A book you own but have never read – Horns by Joe Hill
43. A book that takes place in your hometown – Cold Crime by Tom Brennan
44. A book that was originally written in another language – Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
45. A book set during Christmas (or similar holiday)
46. A book written by someone with your same initials – The Help by Kathryn Stockett
47. A play
48. A banned book – American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
49. A book based on or turned into a TV Show – The 100 by Kass Morgan
50. A book you started but never finished – Salem’s Lot by Stephen King (Finished)

My list might change somewhat as time goes on, but this what it is for right now. If anyone has any suggestions for some of the ones I have blank, I’d love to hear them!


message 2: by Laura, Mod (new)

Laura | 599 comments Mod
I'm also reading Horns but for week 16. I loved NOS4A2 and Heart Shaped Box. A lot of people are reading Big Little Lies for week 28. And The Other Boleyn Girl is really good (week 34) if you like historical fiction.


message 3: by Marie (new)

Marie (bunchabooks) I'll be reading Gone Girl with you and maybe Clockwork Orange but haven't decided for sure on that one. I think it's awesome that your mom's favorite book is Pet Sematary!


message 4: by Marah (new)

Marah (eyreo) Welcome! I know you in real life, haha. We're reading similar books, in some of them. Yay! :)


message 5: by Cait (new)

Cait (clickcait) | 480 comments Looks like you're doing really well with your list.

Good luck with the rest of the challenge. :-)


message 6: by Kelsey (new)

Kelsey Solnick | 12 comments Laura-- Horns is the first book I will be reading from Joe Hill. I've heard great things about Heart Shaped Box, and it's on my to read list! So, if I like this one I will read his other two. I'll add those two suggestions to my list!

Marie-- I really enjoyed A Clockwork Orange, and I would definitely recommend it!

Marah-- I took some of my ideas from you. :)
Haha


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