The 50 Book Challenge in 2018...

This is my 50 book challenge for 2018

I'll keep this updated as I go along.

A book that has been on my bookshelf for more than 5 years - Poldark by Winston Graham

A big fat book with more than 500 pages - The Pearl Sister by Lucinda Riley (634)

A skinny book with less than 200 pages - Paisley Shirt by Gail Aldwin

A short story - a book with less than 70 pages -

A romantic story - One Summer in Italy - Sue Moorcroft

A murder /mystery story  - A Death in The Night, Guy Fraser-Sampson

A gritty crime story  - Perfect Silence by Helen Fields

A book of short stories - Beautiful Star and Other Stories, Andrew Swanston

A historical fiction novel - The Cursed Wife, Pamela Hartshorne

A memoir - Whatever happened to Margot?, Margaret Durrell

A novel that is book one in a series new to me - The Dark Lake, Sarah Bailey

A book by a favourite author ~ Faith, Hope and Trickery, Susan Grossey

A book with a number in the title - Three Things about Elsie, Joanna Cannon

A book that scared me - The Tall Man, Phoebe Locke

A young adult book - The Invisible Hand, James Hartley

A book of poems -
Poems for a World Gone to Sh*t

A book by a debut author - Apricots and Wolfsbane, K M Pohlkamp

A book with an interesting title -  The Inaugural Meeting of the Fairvale Ladies Book Club, Sophie Green

A book with a cat in it - Street Cat Blues by Alison O'Leary

A book I bought in a bookstore -  The World of All Souls, Deborah Harkness

A book by an author I have read before - Two Little Girls, Kate Medina

A book by an author who is new to me - The Final Girls, Riley Sager

A non-fiction book - The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson

A play - 

A book from an author I love - The Coffin Path, Katherine Clements

A book a friend recommended -  I am Heathcliff, curated by Kate Mosse

A book signed by the author -  Nevertheless She Persisted - Jon Walters

A book with a theme - 10 Poems about Sheds

A book that scared me - Ghost, Helen Grant

A book that made me laugh out loud - Baby Boom! by Helen Wallen

A book that is very popular - Anatomy of a Scandal, Sarah Vaughan

A book set more than a 100 years ago - The Captain's Disgraced Lady, Catherine Tilney

A book based entirely on its cover - Wrecker by Noel O'Reilly

A book from my book shelf - Love Letters for Freddie, Eva Rice

An Audio Book  - Apprentice, Rebecca Gable (Audible)

A book with an animal in its title - Bodacious: the Shepherd Cat, Suzanne Crampton

A book that made me cry - The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech

A book on my wish list - The Moon Sister, Lucinda Riley

A book originally written in a different language - How To Find Love in the Little Things by Virginie Grimaldi (French)

A book that surprised me in a good way - The Death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Ware

A book considered to be a classic - Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

A book set in England  - The Reading Party by Fenella Gentleman

A book set in Scotland - The Good Sister by Maggie Christensen

A book set in Ireland - From A Low and Quiet Sea, Donal Ryan

A book set in Wales - The War Widow, Lorna Gray

A book set in America - The Immortalists, Chloe Benjamin

A book set in Asia - The Sapphire Widow, Dinah Jefferies

A book set in India - Off Stage in Nuala, Harriet Steel

A book set in Australia - The Family Next Door, Sally Hepworth

A book set in Europe - The Walls Came Down , Ewa Dodd



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