The Wanderlust Book Tag ๐Ÿš

I came across this book tag on Bookish Rita recently and loved Ritaโ€™s answers so much that Iโ€™ve decided to join in. If you want to do this tag as well, youโ€™re welcome to join in!

R U L E S:
๐Ÿš Mention the creator of the tag and link back to the original post: Alexandra @ Reading by Starlight
๐ŸšThank the blogger who tagged you
๐Ÿš Answer the 10 questions below
๐Ÿš Tag 5+ friends

1.ย  Secrets and lies: a book set in a sleepy small town

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Bless Her Heart by Sally Fitzpatrick is a lovely read set in Small Town America

 

 

2. Salt and sand: a book with a beach-side community

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Salt on Your Tongue by Charlotte Runcie is all about women and the sea so perfect for this category

 

3. Here there be dragons: a book with a voyage on the high seas

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Jamrach’s Menagerie a book about a Victorian sea voyage to capture a Komodo dragon. I confess I didn’t enjoy this one it was too brutal in it’s depictions of life on the ocean.

4. Tread lightly: a book set down a murky river or a jungle

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Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie a wonderful murder mystery set on a river cruise down the infamous Nile river in Egypt

5. Frozen wastes: a book with a frost bitten atmosphere

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The Chosen by Kristina Ohlsson a twisty thriller set in Stockholm during the winter

 

6. The boonies: a book with ruff or isolated terrain

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I loved this audio version of Cheryl Strayed’s memoir walking the Pacific Crest Trail and highly recommend it.

 

 

7. Hinterlands and cowboys: a book with a Western-esque setting

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Mr Majestk by Elmore Leonard was definitely like reading a western in 1970s America

8. Look lively: a book set across sweeping desert sands

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Jasmine Nights by Julia Gregson was a wonderful WW2 romance set in North Africa

 

9. Wild and untamed: a book set in the heart of the woods

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I’m not keen on forests so I don’t actively set out to read books set in them. However I did love this series and of course this is the first book.

 

10. Wildest dreams: a whimsical book shrouded in magic

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This book has lots of magic in it. I mean how magical is that wardrobe?

 

I’m not going to tag anyone, but please free to join if you like ๐Ÿ˜€

 

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