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message 1: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (last edited Jun 01, 2012 07:31AM) (new)

Diane | 12897 comments Post your nominations here for the September Books of the Month. We will be reading books from Wales for our world selection. Our US state selection will be a book set in South Dakota

Here are a few lists of ideas to get you started. Books nominated do not have to be present on these lists:


South Dakota:

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Jeff (Jefforama) | 4 comments For Wales I nominate Among Others by Jo Walton.

message 3: by Muriel (new)

Muriel I recently read The Mountains Between by Julie McGowan and thought it was pretty good.

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Connieb (otherwordly) | 5 comments South Dakota: The Work of Wolves

message 7: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

Diane | 12897 comments Great nominations so far! :)

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Dee (austhokie) | 437 comments i'm going to nominate Blood Ties: Book One in the PI Julie Collins series for South Dakota - I love her other series (Mercy Gunderson) as well as the books she writes under her other name

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Debra Hewitt | 36 comments For Wales: Framed by Frank Cottrell Boyce

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Darlene (darleneorlowski) | 2 comments The Welsh Girl

message 11: by Ian (new)

Ian (pepecan) | 87 comments Agree with Darlene - has to be The Welsh Girl by Peter Ho Davies by Peter Ho Davies for Wales. How about 61 Hours (Jack Reacher, #14) by Lee Child by Lee Child for South Dakota?

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Ian (pepecan) | 87 comments Further thought for Wales - contemporary coming of age novel that some UK friends have said is great:
Submarine by Joe Dunthorne by Joe Dunthorne.

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