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message 1: by Bonnie (last edited Sep 27, 2011 01:00PM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Just found this recently. How fun! Going back to October...

Starting with my home town...

An Ordinary Decent Criminal by Michael Van Rooy
North America, Canada, Manitoba, Winnipeg

Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
Europe, France, Cote D'Azur, Royale-Les-Eaux (fictional town)

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
Europe, Sweden, Södermanland and Uppland, Stockholm (Also Gibraltar.)

Crome Yellow by Aldous Huxley
Europe, England, Crome (fictional town)

Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
Oceania, Philippines, National Capital Region, Manila (Also: USA, Norway, Sweden, Australia, China, England, Germany, Italy, Tunisia... It was epic.)


How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu
North America, USA, California, Los Angeles
Finished Feb 10 2011

The Canceled Czech by Lawrence Block
Europe, Czechoslovakia {AKA Czech Republic}, Bohemia, Prague (Also: USA, Austria, Yugoslavia, Greece, Portugal...)
Finished Feb 17 2011

Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore
Middle East, Israel, Nazareth (Also: Afghanistan, China, India, Turkey...)
Finished Mar 10 2011

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Africa, Egypt, Al-Fayoum (Also: Morocco, Spain...)
Finished Mar 14 2011

Snake Agent by Liz Williams
Asia, Singapore
Finished Mar 31 2011

Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene
Caribbean, Cuba, Havana
Finished April 9 2011

Decipher by Stel Pavlou
Antarctica (Also Russia, Switzerland, Egypt, USA, Mexico...)
Finished May 2 2011

Inca Gold by Clive Cussler
Latin America, Peru (Also, USA and Mexico)
Finished May 23 2011

Tanner's Twelve Swingers by Lawrence Block
Europe, Latvia (Also, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Estonia, USA, Greece...)
Finished June 3 2011

Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut
Caribbean, Haiti, Port Au Prince (Also USA, Austria)
Finished June 8 2011

The Scoreless Thai by Lawrence Block
Asia, Thailand, Bangkok (Also Laos, Vietnam, USA...)
Finished June 26 2011

State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Manaus, Brazil (Also Minneapolis, MN, USA)
Finished September 27 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 17


message 2: by Granuaille (new)

Granuaille Bonnie wrote: "Just found this recently. How fun! Going back to October...

Starting with my home town...

Hi Bonnie,

My recollection ofThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest is that Lisabeth was also in the Carribean. So you travelled more than you thought. Maybe it was the jet lag.



message 3: by Bonnie (last edited Feb 08, 2011 09:48AM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Hi Bonnie,

My recollection ofThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest i..."


Extra countries in the book don't count anyway. Besides, wasn't it the second book that opened in on the island?


message 4: by Granuaille (new)

Granuaille Bonnie wrote: "Hi Bonnie,

My recollection ofThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest i..."

Extra countries in the book don't count anyway. Besides, wasn't it the second book that opened in on the is..."

Obviously i was suffering from the jet lag. excuse me.


message 5: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Obviously i was suffering from the jet lag. excuse me.

lol! No worries! You had me thinking for a while... But, yeah, the third one opens in a very different way than in the Caribbean!


message 6: by Diane (new)

Diane | 464 comments Welcome to the challenge Bonnie!


message 7: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu
North America, USA, California, Los Angeles

New Total ~
Regions: 3
Countries: 6


message 8: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Bonnie wrote: "How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu
North America, USA, California, Los Angeles

New Total ~
Regions: 3
Countries: 6"


Wait... I should be adding to my original post, right? Ok... I'll do that...


message 9: by Bonnie (last edited Sep 27, 2011 01:00PM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) By Region


Africa: Egypt
Antarctica: Antarctica
Asia: Singapore, Thailand
Caribbean: Cuba, Haiti
Europe: France, Sweden, England, Czech Republic, Latvia
Latin America: Peru, Brazil
Middle East: Israel
North America: Canada, US
Oceania/Australia: Philippines


message 10: by Bonnie (last edited Sep 27, 2011 01:00PM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Alphabetical


A: Antarctica
B: Brazil
C: Canada, Czech Republic, Cuba
D
E: England, Egypt
F: France
G
H: Haiti
I: Israel
J
K
L: Latvia
M
N
O
P: Philippines, Peru
Q
R
S: Sweden, Singapore
T: Thailand
U: USA
V
W
Y
Z


message 11: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) So I guess I have to add newly finished books to a new comment as well... I'll figure this out eventually... :P

The Canceled Czech by Lawrence Block
Europe, Czechoslovakia {AKA Czech Republic}, Bohemia, Prague (Also: USA, Austria, Yugoslavia, Greece, Portugal...)
Finished Feb 17 2011

Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore
Middle East, Israel, Nazareth (Also: Afghanistan, China, India, Turkey...)
Finished Mar 10 2011

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Africa, Egypt, Al-Fayoum (Also: Morocco, Spain...)
Finished Mar 14 2011

Updated progress ~
Regions: 5
Countries: 9


message 12: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Snake Agent by Liz Williams
Asia, Singapore
Finished Mar 31 2011

Updated progress ~
Regions: 6
Countries: 10


message 13: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene
Caribbean, Cuba, Havana
Finished April 9 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 7
Countries: 11


message 14: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Decipher by Stel Pavlou
Antarctica (Also Russia, Switzerland, Egypt, USA, Mexico...)
Finished May 2 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 8
Countries: 12


message 15: by Bonnie (last edited May 31, 2011 05:50PM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Inca Gold by Clive Cussler
Latin America, Peru (Also, USA and Mexico)
Finished May 23 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 13


message 16: by Bonnie (last edited Jun 04, 2011 10:17AM) (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Tanner's Twelve Swingers by Lawrence Block
Europe, Latvia (Also, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Estonia, USA, Greece...)
Finished June 3 2011


Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 14


message 17: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut
Caribbean, Haiti, Port Au Prince (Also USA, Austria)
Finished June 8 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 15


message 18: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) The Scoreless Thai by Lawrence Block
Asia, Thailand, Bangkok (Also Laos, Vietnam, USA...)
Finished June 26 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 16


message 19: by Bonnie (new)

Bonnie (ubergek) State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Manaus, Brazil (Also Minneapolis, MN, USA)
Finished September 27 2011

Updated Progress ~
Regions: 9
Countries: 17


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