2017 Popsugar Ultimate Reading Challenge 40/57

I go back and forth about these challenges. On the one hand, it's a bit fun to find books that fit into each category and to force myself to read outside of my comfort zone. On the other hand... sometimes i just want to read what comes to me, ya know? We'll See how this goes.

Italics- The book that I'm likely to read in that category

Bold- Read

1. A book recommended by a librarian | The Good House, Ann Leary
2. A book that's been on your TBR list for way too long | This is how it always is, Laurie Frankel
3. A book of letters | The Moth Presents: All These Wonders : True Stories about Facing the Unknown, Catherine Burns
4. An audiobook | Born a Crime, Trevor Noah
5. A book by a person of color | The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead

6. A book with one of the four seasons in the title
7. A book that is a story within a story| I Found You, Lisa Jewell
8. A book with multiple authors | Working Stiff, Judy Melinek, T.J. Mitchell
9. An espionage thriller
10. A book with a cat on the cover
11. A book by an author who uses a pseudonym | The Girl Before, JP Delaney
12. A bestseller from a genre you don't normally read | CaravaL, Stephanie Garber
13. A book by or about a person who has a disability | The First word, Isley Robson
14. A book involving travel | The Wanderers, Meg Howrey

16. A book that's published in 2017 | THe Cutaway, Christina Kovac

17. A book involving a mythical creature | Gwendy's Button Box, Stephen King and Richard CHizmar
18. A book you've read before that never fails to make you smile
19. A book about food
20. A book with career advice | Big Magic, Elizabeth Gilbert
21. A book from a nonhuman perspective
22. A steampunk novel
23. A book with a red spine | The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas
24. A book set in the wilderness
25. A book you loved as a child | Little Women, Louisa MaY Alcott
26. A book by an author from a country you've never visited | THe Break Down, B.A. Paris
27. A book with a title that's a character's name | George, Alex Gino
28. A novel set during wartime | Night | Elie Wiesel
29. A book with an unreliable narrator | Behind Her Eyes, Sarah Pinborough
30. A book with pictures
31. A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you | Small Great Things, Jodi Picoult
32. A book about an interesting woman | All Grown Up, Jami Attenberg
33. A book set in two different time periods | The Wicked City, Beatriz Williams
34. A book with a month or day of the week in the title
35. A book set in a hotel | SIracusa, Delia Ephron
36. A book written by someone you admire | The Year of Yes, Shonda Rhimes
37. A book that's becoming a movie in 2017 | IT, STEPHEN KING
38. A book set around a holiday other than Christmas | The Fifth PetaL, Brunonia Barry
39. The first book in a series you haven't read before | Annihilation, Jeff Vandermeer
40. A book you bought on a trip | All Our Wrong Todays, Elan Mastai (Bought from the Novel Neighbor!)

1. A book recommended by an author you love | Final Girls, Riley Sager
2. A bestseller from 2016 | THe Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a Fuck
3. A book with a family member term in the title | The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress, Ariel Lawhon
4. A book that takes place over a character's life span | EVERY LAST LIE, MARY KUBICA

5. A book about an immigrant or refugee
6. A book from a genre/subgenre you've never heard of
7. A book with an eccentric character | INTO THE WATER, PAULA HAWKINS
8. A book that's more than 800 pages | A LITTLE LIFE, HANYA YANIGIHARA
9. A book you got from a used book sale
10. A book that's been mentioned in another book
11. A book about a difficult topic | I Let You Go, Clare Mackintosh
12. A book based on mythology


1. The Fourth Monkey, J. d. Barker

2. Young Jane Young