2017 PopSugar Reading Challenge

Books read: 17/40

1. A book recommended by a librarian: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
2. A book that’s been on your TBR list for way too long: Into the Into the Dark Lands by Michelle Sagara West
3. A book of letters: The Letters of Vincent van Gogh
4. An audiobook: The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
5. A book by a person of color:I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
6. A book with one of the four seasons in the title: Winter Garden by Kristen Hannah
7. A book that is a story within a story: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
8. A book with multiple authors: Teeth, Long and Sharp by Grace Draven, Antioch Grey, Aria M. Jones, Jefe Kennedy, and Mel Sterling
9. An espionage thriller: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
10. A book with a cat on the cover: How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You by The Oatmeal
11. A book by an author who uses a pseudonym: In the Last Analysis by Amanda Cross AKA Carolyn G. Heilbrun
12. A bestseller from a genre you don’t normally read: Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
13. A book by or about a person who has a disability: Jane Eyreby Charlotte Bronte
14. A book involving travel: Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer
15. A book with a subtitle: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Other American Stories by Hunter S. Thompson and Ralph Steadman
16. A book that’s published in 2017: White Hot by Ilona Andrews
17. A book involving a mythical creature: Wickedly Dangerous by Deborah Blake
18. A book you’ve read before that never fails to make you smile: Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews
19. A book about food: Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual by Michael Pollan
20. A book with career advice: An Introduction to Wildlife Rehabilitation by Nancy A. Schwartz
21. A book from a nonhuman perspective: Library of Souls by Ransom Rigss
22. A steampunk novel: Boneshaker by Cherie Priest
23. A book with a red spine: The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
24. A book set in the wilderness: The Sight by David Clement-Davies
25. A book you loved as a child: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin
26. A book by an author from a country you’ve never visited: Dracula by Bram Stoker
27. A book with a title that’s a character’s name: Ahsoka by E.K. Johnston and Jason P. Wojtowicz
28. A novel set during wartime: All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
29. A book with an unreliable narrator: The Rats in the Walls by H.P. Lovecraft
30. A book with pictures: Captain Marvel, Vol. 2: Civil War II by Michele Fazekas
31. A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
32. A book about an interesting woman: Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot lee Sheterly
33. A book set in two different time periods: Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
34. A book with a month or day of the week in the title: The September Girls by Maureen Lee
35. A book set in a hotel: Sweep in Peace by Ilona Andrews
36. A book written by someone you admire: StarTalk: Everything You Ever Need to Know About Space Travel, Sci-Fi, the Human Race, the Universe, and Beyond by Neil deGrasse Tyson
37. A book that’s becoming a movie in 2017: Graceling by Kristin Cashore
38. A book set around a holiday other than Christmas: The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury
39. The first book in a series you haven’t read before: First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
40. A book you bought on a trip: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Read: 2/12

1. A book recommended by an author you love: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
2. A bestseller from 2016: The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
3. A book with a family-member term in the title: My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
4. A book that takes place over a character’s life span: Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
5. A book about an immigrant or refugee: The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
6. A book from a genre/subgenre that you’ve never heard of: The Concealed by Sarah Kleck
7. A book with an eccentric character: I Am Not A Serial Killer by Dan Wells
8. A book that’s more than 800 pages: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
9. A book you got from a used book sale:
10. A book that’s been mentioned in another book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
11. A book about a difficult topic: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
12. A book based on mythology: The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart