Do I have that book CHALLENGE!

Hey everyone! How are you? I hope you’re good. I’m doing a challenge: Do I have that book? I saw it floating around some time ago and today I felt like doing it. The challenge was originally created by Keeping Tabs on YouTube. I have about 80 books in my collection to choose from. Let’s get started!


1. Do you have a book with deckled edges?

I actually don’t. I don’t mind as they seem to make reading the book more difficult.

2. Do you have a book with 3 or more people on the cover?

I do! Kids of Appetite by David Arnold has 5 people on the cover.

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3. Do you have a book based on another fictional story?

I have several. For example, Geekerella by Ashley Poston is a retelling of Cinderella.

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4. Do you have a book with a title 10 letters long?

Dear Martin by Nic Stone has exactly ten!

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5. Do you have a book with a title that starts and ends with the same letter?

I do! Obsidio by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff starts and ends with an O.

6. Do you have a Mass Market Paperback book?

I don’t. It’s not a snobbish thing. They don’t usually sell them here in Belgium and I don’t see why I should go out of my way to buy one.

7. Do you have a book written by an author using a pen name?

Yes, I do in fact. Autoboyography by Christina Lauren is written by a duo of authors whose first names are respectively Christina and Lauren.

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8. Do you have a book with a character’s name in the title?

I’ll go for an easy one: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

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9. Do you have a book with 2 maps in it?

This was quite hard and I had to look through all my books, but I found one! I actually have only one book with a map in the front: the edition of Harry Potter pictured above. There’s only one map, though. However, Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff has several maps of the ships throughout.

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10. Do you have a book that was turned into a TV show?

I don’t think so.

11. Do you have a book written by someone who is originally famous for something else? (celebrity/athlete/politician/tv personality…)

I have How to be a BAWSE by Lilly Singh, a famous Youtuber. I loved it when I read it, even gave it 5 stars. Since then, my views on it have changed a bit. Lilly promotes working a lot in this book. And all though I think having a work ethic is good thing, I believe taking breaks is good as well, something I missed in this particular book.

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12. Do you have a book with a clock on the cover?

I thought I did, but turns out I don’t anymore since I donated the Precious Gemstone trilogy by Kerstin Gier.

13. Do you have a poetry book?

I do, if you count The Illiad and The Odyssey by Homer. They’re lyrical works.

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14. Do you have a book with an award stamp on it?

My copy of Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli has a printed sticker of the William C. Morris Debut Award.

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15. Do you have a book written by an author with the same initials as you?

I don’t. My initials are E. D. Can you think of a book?

16. Do you have a book of short stories?

Yes, I do! Stars Above by Marrisa Meyer counts for this question.

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17. Do you have a book that is between 500-510 pages long?

The Dutch edition of The House of Hades by Rick Riordan has exactly 509 pages! I’m really happy I found one for this!

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18. Do you have a book that was turned into a movie?

Multiple! In order to be a bit original, I will say The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

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19. Do you have a graphic novel?

I own 2 exactly. Most of my graphic novels I get electronically or from my library. The two I own are Wires and Nerve and its sequel by Marissa Meyer.

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20. Do you have a book written by 2 or more authors?

I have multiple. For this question I’ll go with Here We Are, an anthology by a multitude of authors and edited by Kelly Jensen.

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In conclusion, I have a book for 15 of the 20 questions. Not bad, right?

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That’s all for this post. I hope you enjoyed it! See you next time!

Love,

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