Even though I regularly cull my book collection, I thought it would be entertaining to give this challenge a go! It was a fun excuse to comb through my shelves and remember some old favorites (as well as remind myself of a few books I should bump up on my TBR). Sharing here so you can take a peek at a little cross-section of the books I own…
Do you have a book with deckled edges?
Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver
Do you have a book with three or more people on the cover?
Goths, Gamers, & Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures by Ross Haenfler
Do you have a book based on another fictional story?
1932 by Karen M. Cox
Do you have a book with a title ten letters long?
Blue Horses by Mary Oliver
Do you have a book that starts and ends with the same letter?
Sweating Bullets: A Story about Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking by Dale Dixon
Do you have a mass market paperback book?
Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
Do you have a book written by an author using a pen name?
The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin
Do you have a book with the character’s name in the title?
Paula Spencer by Roddy Doyle
Do you have a book with two maps in it?
Grandma Gatewood’s Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery
Do you have a book that was turned into a TV show?
The Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth Huxley
Do you have a book that is written by someone who is originally famous for something else? (ie celebrity, athlete, politician, etc.)
What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Do you have a book with a clock on the cover?
An Edited Life by Anna Newton
Do you have a poetry book?
Head Off & Split by Nikky Finney
Do you have a book with an award stamp on it?
The Turner House by Angela Flournoy
Do you have a book written by an author with the same initials as you?
The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook by Emily Ansara Baines
Do you have a book of short stories?
Eveningland by Michael Knight
Do you have a book that is between 500 and 510 pages long?
Do you have a book that was turned into a movie?
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Do you have a graphic novel?
Relish by Lusy Knisley
Do you have a book written by two or more authors?
The Innovator’s Advantage by Evans Baiya and Ron Price
19 out of 20 ain’t bad! How do you think you would stack up? Go check your shelves! Have you read any of the books above? Let me know in the comments below!
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