Famous Last Words…Redux

Yesterday I only shared my selections for the main Popsugar Reading Challenge. I did actually also decide on my targeted books for the Advanced Challenge prompts.

Here are my books:

  1. Bestseller form the Year I Graduated High School:The Clan of the Cave Bear” by Jean M. Auel
  2. Cyberpunk Book:This Mortal Coil” by Emily Suvada
  3. Book that was being Read by a Stranger in a Public Place:Lunar Park” by Bret Easton Ellis
  4. Book Tied to My Ancestry:All the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr
  5. Book with a Fruit or Vegetable in the Title:Tomorrow There will be Apricots” by Jessica Saffer
  6. An Allegory:Lord of the Flies” by William Golding
  7. Book by an Author with the Same First or Last Name:The Diary of a Teenage Girl” by Phoebe Gloeckner
  8.  A Microhistory:The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot
  9. Book about a Problem Facing Society Today: “Keep Her Safe” by Sophie Hannah or “This is Where It Ends” by Marieke Nijkamp DONE
  10. Book Recommended by Someone Else Taking the Popsugar Reading Challenge:The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah

I thought it was also only fair to share what I am planning for the Modern Mrs. Darcy Challenge too. They are:

  1. Classic I’ve Been Meaning to Read: Anne of Green Gables” by LM Montgomery
  2. Book Recommended by Someone with Great Taste: Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo” by Taylor Jenkins Reid DONE
  3. Book in Translation: Beartown” by Fredrik Backman
  4. Book Nominated for an Award in 2018: TBD
  5. Book of Poetry, Play or an Essay Collection: Where the God of Love Hangs Out” by Amy Bloom
  6. Book I Can Read in a Day: The Marriage Lie” by Kimberly Belle DONE
  7. Book That’s More than 500 Pages: The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt
  8. Book by a Favorite Author: The Brutal Telling” by Louise Penny
  9. Book Recommended by a Librarian: The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah
  10. Banned Book: The Perks of Being a Wallflower” by Stephen Chbosky
  11. Memoir, Biography, or Creative Nonfiction: Option B” by Sheryl Sandberg
  12. Book by an Author of a Different Race: Behold the Dreamers” by Imbolo Mbue

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