2017 Reading Challenge - Recommendations

Leaving out the ones that I can't suggest...

  1. (I'm not a librarian)
  2. (I don't know what's on your TBR pile)
  3. A book of letters
  4. An audiobook - Fragile Things by Neil Gaiman, read by Neil Gaiman
  5. A book by a person of color - Wild Seed by Octavia E. Butler
  6. A book with one of the four seasons in the title
  7. A book that is a story within a story - A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle.
  8. A book with multiple authors - Baba Ali and the Clockwork Djinn by Danielle Ackley-McPhail and Day Al-Mohamed
  9. An espionage thriller
  10. A book with a cat on the cover - The Good, The Bad, and the Furry: Life with the World's most Melancholy Cat by Tom Cox
  11. A book by an author who uses a pseudonym
  12. (have a link to genres instead) - Wikipedia Link 
  13. A book by or about someone who has a disability
  14. A book involving travel
  15. A book with a subtitle - Red Shirts: A Novel with Three Codas by John Scalzi
  16. A book that’s published in 2017
  17. A book involving a mythical creature
  18. (I don't know what books you've read before)
  19. A book about food - Sweet and Salty Treachery by M. E. Harmon
  20. A book with career advice - Working Stiff: Two Years, 262 Bodies, and the Making of a Medical Examiner by Judy Melinek
  21. A book from a nonhuman perspective - Dog On It by Spencer Quinn
  22. A steampunk novel
  23. A book with a red spine 
  24. A book set in the wilderness
  25. (I don't know what books you loved as a child)
  26. A book by an author from a country you’ve never visited - Let Me In - John Ajvide Lindqvist
  27. A book with a title that’s a character’s name
  28. A novel set during wartime - Blackout/All Clear by Connie Willis
  29. A book with an unreliable narrator
  30. A book with pictures - Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
  31. A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you -  A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder by Shamini Flint
  32. A book about an interesting woman - Dorothy Parker: What Fresh Hell is This? by Marion Meade
  33. A book set in two different time periods - Doomsday Book by Connie Willis
  34. A book with a month or day of the week in the title
  35. A book set in a hotel - Death at the Bar by Ngaio Marsh
  36. (I don't know who you admire)
  37. A book that’s becoming a movie in 2017 - PopSugar has that covered
  38. A book set around a holiday other than Christmas
  39. A first book in a series you haven’t read before   
  40. (I don't know what you bought on trips)
  41. (I don't know what authors you love)
  42. A bestseller from 2016
  43. A book with a family-member term in the title
  44. A book that takes place over a character’s life span - Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore
  45. A book about an immigrant or refugee
  46. (Check out these subgenres!) - Wikipedia Link
  47. A book with an eccentric character
  48. A book that’s more than 800 pages
  49. (I don't know what you bought at a used book sale)
  50. A book that’s been mentioned in another book
  51. A book about a difficult topic
  52. A book based on mythology - American Gods by Neil Gaiman

More recommendations can be found at the Pop Sugar Reading Challenge Group on Goodreads.  I'll alsoupdate this list as I think of other things.