Around the World in 52 Books Update!

Here is a quick update of my progress for the Around the World in 52 Books challenge. If you’re also participating let me know how you’re doing and what you read for some of the challenges! If the challenge is crossed out I have completed it and if there is no title beside it then I am open to your suggestions!

1. A book you meant to read in 2015, but didn’t An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

2. A book set in a different continent The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

3. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2015 The Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

4. A book by an author you discovered in 2015 ???

5. A book with a title beginning with the 1st letter of your name (Last name) Lirael by Garth Nix

6. The highest rated on your TBR Alchemists of Loom by Elise Kova

7. A book about books Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

8. A classic book with less than 200 pages Lord of the Flies by William Golding

9. A book that was mentioned in another book Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin

10. A book by an author you feel you should have read by now This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab 

11. A book from the Rory Gilmore challenge Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

12. A childhood classic Anne of Green Gables by LM Montgomery

13. Reader’s Choice The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

14. A book with one of the five W’s -or H in the title Where She Went by Gayle Forman 

15. A book set in the past (more than 100 years ago) And I Darken by Kiersten White

16. A book from the top 100 mystery novels Dangerous Girls by Abigail Haas

17. A book with a beautiful cover Air Awakens by Elise Kova

18. A book on a summer/beach reading list The Selection by Kiera Cass

19. A non-fiction book ???

20. A book with a first name in the title Cinder by Marissa Meyer

21. A book from the Goodreads Recommendations page Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta

22. The first book in a new to you series The Winners Curse by Marie Rutkoski

23. The next book in a series you are reading Blue Lily Lily Blue by Maggie Steifvater

24. A “between the numbers” book of a series (0.5, 1,5, 2.5, etc.) The Pirate Lord by Sarah J Maas

25. A book whose main character is in a profession that interests you The Abyss Surround Us by Emily Skrutskie

26. A book everyone is talking about Illuminae by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman

27. A book with a beautiful title (in your own opinion) Empire Of Storms by Sarah J Maas

28. A biography, autobiography, or memoir Maggie Smith by Michael Coveney

29. A book by an author who writes under more than one name The Seventh Bride by Ursula Vernon / T Kingfisher

30. A fairytale from a culture other than your own ACOTAR by Sarah J Mass

31. A work of young adult fiction Genius: The Game by Christopher Husberg

32. A historical fiction book Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman

33. The 16th book on your TBR The Assassins Blade by Sarah J Maas

34. A book about mental illness Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

35. An award winning book Queen of Shadows by Sarah J Maas

36. An identity book – a book about a different culture, religion or sexual orientation The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

37. A book that you’ve seen the movie of but haven’t read Matilda by Roald Dahl

38. A book about an anti hero The Rose Society by Marie Lu

39. A previous suggestion that did not make it into the list – A graphic novel that everyone is talking about Rat Queens by Kurtis J Wiebe

40. A novella from your favorite genre The Assassin and the Desert by Sarah J Maas

41. A book about a major world event (fiction or non-fiction) Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson

42. A top 100 fantasy novel The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

43. A book about a thing that goes bump in the night Abhorsen by Garth Nix

44. A book you’re embarrassed to read in public A court of mist and fury by sarah j maas

45. A book related to a hobby or passion you have Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon

46. A crime/mystery story We were Liars by E Lockhart

47. A book with a type of food/drink in the title Green Eggs and Ham by Dr Seuss

48. A dystopia Flashfall by Jenny Moyer

49. A book with a great opening line Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

50. A book originally written in a language other than English Ruby Red by Kersten Gier or Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

51. A short story from a well-known author The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J K Rowling

52. A book published in 2016 Truthwitch by Susan Dennard

Wow, 37 of 52 so far… which means I am about two books behind schedule! Ooops. Which leads me into tomorrows post where I will be listing the top ten books I MUST read before the end of the year. It is fast approaching guys! I can’t belive it.


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