I have looked and looked at this challenge and never jumped on it because I was pretty sure I would never complete it. Well, maybe I need something to push me out of my comfort zone. I am going to give it a try and see how if I can complete it. My first task is to find out what RPG means. 😃
Call me crazy but I’m going to give it a go! 26/50 as of August 10th
Here are the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge prompts:
1. A book becoming a movie in 2019. (Virgin River)
2. A book that makes you nostalgic.
3. A book written by a musician (fiction or non-fiction)
✔ 4. A book you think should be turned into a movie. The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain
5. A book with at least one million ratings on Goodreads. (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time)
✔ 6. A book with a plant in the title or on the cover. The Cottage on Sunshine Beach (Sandcastle Bay #2) by Holly Martin
7. A reread of a favourite book.
✔ 8. A book about a hobby. Not a Creature Was Stirring (Merry & Bright Handcrafted Mystery) by Christina Freeburn
✔ 9. A book you meant to read in 2018. A Noise Downstairs by Linwood Barclay
10. A book with ‘pop’, ‘sugar’, or ‘challenge’ in the title. Murder on the Sugarland Express
✔ 11. A book with an item of clothing or accessory on the cover. Lover Come Hack (Mad for Mod Mystery #6) by Diane Vallere
✔12. A book inspired by mythology, legends, or folklore. The Winter of the Witch (Winternight Trilogy #3) by Katherine Arden
13. A book published posthumously. (The Dark Corners by Ruth Rendall)
14. A book you see someone reading on TV or in a movie. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Annihilation)
15. A retelling of a classic.
16. A book with a question in the title. What Have You Done by Matthew Farrell
✔ 17. A book set on a college or university campus. Broken Heart Attack (Braxton Campus Mysteries) by James J. Cudney
✔18. A book about someone with a superpower. Lure Of Obsession by Lisa Kessler
✔ 19. A book told from multiple character POVs. Cross Her Heart by Sarah Pinborough
20. A book set in space. (Andorra Pett and the Oort Cloud Café)
✔21. A book by two female authors. My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren
✔ 22. A book with a title that contains ‘salty’, ‘sweet’. ‘bitter’, or ‘spicy’. The Amish Sweet Shop by Emma Miller, Laura Bradford, Mary Ellis
23. A book set in Scandinavia.
24. A book that takes place in a single day. (24 Hours by Greg Isles)
✔ 25. A debut novel. The Bookshop of Yesterdays by Amy Meyerson
✔ 26. A book that’s published in 2019 The Amish Candymaker by Laura V. Hilton
✔ 27. A book featuring an extinct or imaginary creature. The Bone Witch (The Bone Witch #1) by Rin Chupeco
✔ 28. A book recommended by a celebrity you admire. (Oprah Winfrey) Becoming by Michelle Obama
✔29 .A book with ‘love’ in the title. Love and Other Mistakes by Jessica Kate
✔ 30. A book featuring an amateur detective. The Ninja’s Illusion (Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery #5) by Gigi Pandian
✔ 31. A book about family. A Baxter Family Christmas (The Baxters #24) by Karen Kingsbury
32. A book written by an author from Asia. Africa, or South America. The Island of Sea Women
33. A book with a zodiac sign or astrology term in the title. The Star Thief
✔ 34. A book that includes a wedding. Gown With the Wind by Stephanie Blackmoore
✔ 35. A book by an author whose first and last names start with the same letter. The Wild Inside (Glacier Park Mystery #1) by Christine Carbo
36. A ghost story.
✔ 37. A book with a two-word title. The Masterpiece by Fiona Davis
✔ 38. A novel based on a true story. Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood
✔39. A book revolving around a puzzle or game. Never Have I Ever by Joshilyn Jackson
40. Your favourite prompt from a past POPSUGAR Reading Challenge.
41. A ‘cli-fi’ (climate fiction) book.
42. A ‘choose-your-own-adventure’ book.
✔ 43. An ‘own voices’ book. The Kiss Quotient (The Kiss Quotient #1) by Helen Hoang
✔44. Read a book during the season it is set in. Sunshine Over Bluebell Castle (Bluebell Castle #2) by Sarah Bennett
45. A Lit RPG book. (Ready Player One)
✔ 46. A book with no chapters/unusual chapter headings/unconventionally numbered chapters. The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne
47. Two books that share the same title (1) (Let it Snow by Sue Moorcroft)
48. Two books that share the same title (2) (Let it Snow by Debbie Macomber or Nancy Thayer)
49. A book that has inspired a common phrase or idiom. (eg Big Brother from 1984)
50. A book set in an abbey, cloister, monastery, vicarage, or convent. (The Hour of Death by Jane Willan)