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2016 RABCK challenge

Now that is back, maybe rabck'g will pick up speed!

Feel free to join in at any time just by posting your name and the book you're rabck'g.
Here's the challenge specifics:

REMEMBER: For the purposes of this challenge, your RABCK must be sent to another bookcrosser, without any expectation of receiving something in return.

Number your releases throughout the year and list who you are sending the book to (or you can list it as a surprise, to fulfill a wishlist, etc.) As long as it's clear that you are sending it to another bookcrosser with the intention that the person plans to read the book his/herself.

Post here all through 2016.

Thanks to all participating in this challenge! Any questions with the challenge, PM me.

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Now that is back, maybe rabck'g will pick up speed!

Feel free to join in at any time just by posting your name and the book you're rabck'g.
Here's the challenge specifics:

REMEMBER: For the purposes of this challenge, your RABCK must be sent to another bookcrosser, without any expectation of receiving something in return.

Number your releases throughout the year and list who you are sending the book to (or you can list it as a surprise, to fulfill a wishlist, etc.) As long as it's clear that you are sending it to another bookcrosser with the intention that the person plans to read the book his/herself.

Post here all through 2016.

Thanks to all participating in this challenge! Any questions with the challenge, PM me.
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1. Fire and Ice by J. A. Jance from Josierivers to jmsmom
2. North Korea Kidnapped My Daughter by Sakie Yokota to waterfalling
3. Innocence by Dean Koontz to CrazyCreep
4. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum to purple4
5. Ambulance Girl by Jane Stern from JennyC1230 to NancyNova
6. Sky Burial by Xinran from bookstogive to NancyNova
7. Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore from stephano to Rythumbiscuit
8. The Beginner's Goodbye by Anne Tyler to Audio Book Sweepstakes WINTER 2016
9. Sliver of Truth by Lisa Unger to bookstogive
10. The Good German by Joseph Kanon KTM 6/7/13 from Erishkigal to grubsneerg
11. Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick from eponine38 to rhythmbiscuit
12. A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby KTM from Moody-Blue to Azuki
13. Coming of Age in Samoa to shroffland
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1. All the Light You Cannot See to ReallyBookish
2. Alert to BookstoGive
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1. Kickoff by Donna King sent to ResQgeek
2. Kiss of Fate (A Dragonfire Novel, Book 3) by Deborah Cooke to JennyC1230
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14. Home Front by Kristin Hannah from aberpeter to JudySlump612
15. The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom to CrazyCreep
16. Rescue: The Story of How Gentiles Saved Jews in the Holocaust by Milton Meltzer
17. Hidden Children of the Holocaust by Suzanne Vromen to CrazyCreep
18. Slumdog Millionaire by Vikas Swarup from lovesou to booksandmusic
19. Lost on Planet China by J. Maarten Troost from erishkigal to dabercro
20. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart from indygo88 to dabercro
21. Double Tap by Steve Martini to Iwillrejoice
22. Evil at Heart by Chelsea Cain from Bkind2books to dvg
23. What-the-Dickens: The Story of a Rogue Tooth Fairy by Gregory Maguire from hagathorn to dvg

to BabyPooh
24. God's Smuggler by Brother Andrew
25. Walking on Water by Richard Paul Evans
26. Miles to Go by Richard Paul Evans
27. A Step of Faith by Richard Paul Evans
28. The Road to Grace by Richard Paul Evans
29. The Bic Picture by Ben Carson
30. One Nation by Ben Carson
31. Betty Crocker's Cookbook for Boys & Girls
32. The Finisher by David Baldacci
33. Kisses from Katie by Katie Davis
34. A Pocket Guide to Butterflies & Moths by Elizabeth Balmer
35. The Christmas Shoes by Donna VanLiere from
36. The Christmas Blessing by Donna VanLiere
37. The Christmas Note by Donna VanLiere
38. The Christmas Promise by Donna VanLiere
39. Gideon's Gift by Karen Kingsbury
40. Hannah's Hope by Karen Kingsbury
41. Bloody Crimes by James Swanson
42. Golden Boats from Burma by Gordon Langly Hall

43. The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman to rhythmbiscuit
44. Life Without Limits by Nick Vujicic to CrazyCreep
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1. Native Stranger (sent to Annimanni)
2. Grace Williams Says It Loud (sent to CynthiaA)
3. The Queen and I (sent to JudySlump612)
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release 3

3. Bulls Island to heartthumper
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release 6

6. Hanna's Daughter to MrsJones
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45. Death in Venice by Thomas Mann from bookstogive to faramir10
46. Signing everyDAY Phrases - to babypooh
47. The AMERICAn Sign Language Handshape Starter - to babypooh
48. The JOY of Signing - to babypooh
49.Battle Ready to Shroffland
50. Drop Dead Healthy to waterfalling
51. Booker T. WASHINGTON to babypooh
52. Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller by Sarah Miller to babypooh
53. Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline -- wishlist suprise
54. The CHARM School by Nelson DeMille to purple4
55. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn 1/6/15 [422 pages] to purple4
56. Left Neglected by Lisa Genova -- to MyssCyn
57. I'll be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark - to devon612
58. A Suitable Vengeance by Elizabeth George - to devon612
59. Remember Me by Mary Higgins Clark to devon612
60. Motion to Suppress by Perri O'Shaughnessy to devon612
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I have been sending out RABCKs, but haven't posted here all year!

Here are those I've sent so far in 2016:

1. "Best Friends for Life" to booklady331

2. "Snare" to booklady331

3. "Traveling Light" to booklady331

4. "If I'm Waiting on God, Then What Am I Doing in a Christian Chatroom?" to booklady331

5. "Redeeming Eve" to booklady331

6. "Experiencing God" to booklady331

7. "New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs" to booklady331

8. "By Design" to booklady331

9. "Hope and Joy Will Find You" to booklady331

10. "31 Days of Praise" to booklady331

11. "A Lifting Up for the Downcast" to booklady331

All of the above were for the Kairos Outside book table.

12. "All I Need to Know I Learned from My Cat" to Gory Details

Sent just for fun as a surprise RABCK!
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All going out in a wishlist tag+ box to hostile17

7. Twilight Hunger
8. Our Story
9. I'm Dreaming of Some White Chocolate
10. Unseen
11. Day of Confession
12. What Remains
13. No One You Know

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release 14

14. Killing Kennedy goes to Stephario
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15. America's Women
16. Second Chance Pass

both to collectorkerri
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17. The Education of Little Tree
to maggiesma
18. Songs of Willow Frost to azuki
19. Ambulance Girl
20. The Husband's Secret to FeistyPom2Love
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but good finds at the church booksale has me ahead in March

21. Blue Shoes and Happiness
22. Outlander
both to grubneerg

23. Little Bee to RavenCat
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release 24

24. The Nightingale to maggiesma
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25. Rogue Island
26. The Labyrinth Makers
both to eastbaybookmesr
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3. Woman's Day Word-Finds (Volume 81)

Edited to add: DANG! I forgot to put the label in!
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61. A Swiftly Tilting Planet to reallybookish
62. Drop Dead Health to rebekikila
63. Bones are Forever to rebekikila
64. Battle Ready to rebekikila
65. Samurai Awakening by Benjamin Martin to CrazyCreep
66. The Opposite of Fate by Amy Tan from tostle to Aberpeter
67. Nine Hills to Nambonkaha by Sarah Erdman from 6of8 to collectorkerri
68. I Still Dream About You by Fannie Flagg from lovesou to waterfalling
70. The Sonderberg Case by Elie Wiesel from azuki to indygo88
71. The Book of Madness and Cures by Regina O'Melveny azuki to indygo88
72. Painted Ladies by Robert Parker from jlautner to tostle
73. To The Lighthouse from nmugirl to heartthumper
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4. State Birds and Flowers Coloring Book

Southerfryed's Thread with story is here...CHEERFUL Mail Request

And just like the RABCK I sent to zbird, I forgot to put the label in before I mailed it!
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13. "Step on a Crack" by James Patterson to jmsmom
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35. The Golden Son to spoiledrotten. Odd because this is an ARC, and usually those aren't on anyone's list

36. Every Fifteen Minutes
to T02S03B11D20
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5. Lean Mean Thirteen (Stephanie Plum, No. 13) by Janet Evanovich

6. The Good Guy by Dean Koontz

Will post name of BCer as soon as I know she has received them...USPS says Wed 4/27.

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Will post name of BCer as soon as I know she has received them...USPS says Wed 4/27.

WHOO HOOO! Just had time to check my email after a few days, and found a PM from sha, who received the two books I sent her from her Wishlist, and the box of books I sent for her Little Free Library to help her celebrate having recently registered book number 11,002! I didn't register the ones for the LFL, so she could do so, to add more to her total! LOVE doing these kinds of things! : D
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37. The Buddha in the Attic to Boekentrol
38 The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry to HoserLauren
39. Love Walked In to Lauraloo29
40. Shanghai Girls to BooksandMusic
41. The Things They Carried goes to FireGirl
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42. In a Sunburned Country to Izzy5000
43. Dewey to reallybookish
44. The Signature of All Things to emmejo
45. Jester to IWillRejoice
46. The Devil in the White City also to IWillRejoice
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74. Bellman & Black by Diane Setterfield to heartthumper
75. Waiter Rant from bookstogive to Moody-Blue
76. Neither Here nor There from ethereal to Moody-Blue
77. Nine Parts of Desire from BooksandMusic to Moody-Blue
78. Queen Bees Wannabes to Moody-Blue
79. The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff from Perryfran to Jackie700
80. The First Billion by Christopher Reich from Iwillrejoice to meekachu07
81. True Blue from love2cook to Lisabb2
82. The Drop by Michael Connelly from spoiledrotten to booksandmusic
83. To Africa with Love by James Foulkes, M.D. with Joe Lacey to hyphen8
84. Traveling Light by Max Lucado to Bekind2books
85. An Ordinary Man by Paul Rusesabagina from azuki to jlautner
86. Blood Diamonds by Greg Campbell from jlautner to azuki
87. The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard from indygo88 to azuki
88. The Secrets of a Fire King by Kim Edward from HI77 to azuki
89. Unaccustomed Earth: Stories by Jhumpa Lahiri from jestawest to rhythmbiscuit
90. The Land by MIldred Taylor to Babypooh
91. The Winter Guest by Pam Jenoff from k00kaburra to minesayn
92. Flying Changes by Sara Gruen from judygreeneyes to minesayn
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14. "Q's Legacy" by Helene Hanff

Headed out to Maranlin to fulfill a wish.
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47. Dogwood Hill
48. Together Again
49. Taming Charlotte
50. The Long Way Home
all to love2cook

51. Knit Two to MyssCyn
52 The Well and the Mine to collectorkerri
53. The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks to teeney

54. Double Cross
55. The Constant Princess
both to ciloma
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reabck 56

56. Ella Minnow Pea goes to tobyrus
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62. A Man Called Ove
63. The Boys in the Boat
both to waterfalling
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93. The Children’s Blizzard by David Laskin from hyphen8 to Firegirl
94. The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom to purple4
95. The Advocate by Randy Singer to purple4
96. The End of Everything by Megan Abbott from Rebekkila to dabercro
97. The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette by Carolly Erickson from indygo88 to Moody-blue
98. The 10 Qualities of Charismatic People by Tony Alessandra from k00aburra to Moody-blue
99. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins to a wishlist surprise.
100. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs to Crazycreep
101. Kidnapped Book One: The Abduction by Gordon Korman to Crazycreep
102. The Crossing by Michael Connelly to Fathermurphy
103. White Fire by Preston & Child from Bookstogive to Love2cook
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64. Second Row, Piano Side
to southernfryed

65. You Should have Known
66. Noah's Compass
both to mmeClinton
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67. A Man Called Ove to T02
68. Legendary Lovers to Southernfryed

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15. "Love Is an Orientation" by Andrew Marin

Sent to LittleWhiteBird to fulfill a wish.
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104. The Pearl by Steinbeck to purple4
105. Lord Jim by Conrad to purple4
106. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by Joyce to purple4
107. Return of the Native by Hardy to purple4
108. Peter and the Starcatchers -- to Babypooh
109. True Stories of Pirates to perryfran
110. 12 Years a Slave to perryfran
111. The Snowman by Jo Nesbo from Aberpeter to rebekkila
112. The Whole Enchilada by Diane Mott Davidson to rebekkila
113. The Innocence of Father Brown to BabyPooh
114. All Creatures Great and Small to BabyPooh
115. The Invention of Wings -- surprise RABCK to someone with the book on her WL
116. George Washington's Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade to rhythmbiscuit
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4. Rutland Place (sent to Annelis)
5. Bluegate Fields (sent to Annelis)
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rabck #69

69. My Sister's Keeper to Buffheart
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rabck #70

not on her wishlist, but the kind of book she likes:

Reasonable Doubt to book_drunkard
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I sent a couple of RABCKs to GoryDetails that arrived today. :)

16. "Dark as a Hazel Eye: Coffee & Chocolate Poems" by various authors

17. "Secrets of Inner Peace" by J. Donald Walters
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rabck #71

71. The Perfect Hope to T02S03C11D20
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rabck #72

72. Angels Walking to Southernfryed
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73. Dishonorable Intentions to fathermurphy
74. The Handmaid's Tale to firegirl
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Suite Francaise
The Girl on the Train
both to Devon 612
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77. Driving Sideways
to Mrsjones
78. Izzy & Lenore
to rubyrebel
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18. "Vinegar Girl" by Anne Tyler

This is headed out to mojosmom.
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117. Sutton by J. R. Moehringer from Booksandmusic to Emmejo
118. Extraordinary Powers by Joseph Finder to indygo88
119. X by Sue Grafton (hardback)to Southernfryed
120. Deadfall by Sue Henry to Iwillrejoice
121. Zoo by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge to Booksnbeer
122. Moneyball to BKind2Books
123. Saturday to MrsJones
124. Holocaust to Book Drunkard
125. Tisha to CrazyCreep
126. Tell Me Lies to lisabb2
127. A Change in Altitude to lisabb2
128. Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix to babypooh
129. Outlaw to CrazyCreep
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130. Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain from ReallyBookish to Perryfran
132. Somebody I Used to Know by David Bell from dvg to minesayn
133. Eye Contact by Cammie McGovern to CrazyCreep
134. Grammar & Writing Skills Grade 6 to purple4
135. Grammar & Writing Skills Grade 7 to purple4
136. Vocabulary Building to purple4
137. The Sky's the Limit to Bkind2books
138. Things that Matter to Charles Krauthammer
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79. The Cat Who Loved Christmas from the wild thing bookbox to Really Bookish
80. Sweet Tea at Sunrise to collectorkerri
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The Sleeping Salesman Enquiry to tomato68
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6. Without a Map (sent to thegoaliegirl)
7. Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned (sent to eastbaybookmisr)
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82. The Professor and the Madman
to DutchBook
83. The Time of My Life to CollectorKerri
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84. Virgin River to heartthumper
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139. Hume Selections to HI77
140. Then We Came to the End to Moody-Blue
141. The Twilight Zone to Moody-Blue
142. The Wonder of Your Love to BabyPooh
143. Zelda and Ivy to BabyPooh
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17. Why be Happy When You Could be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson to Lamilla
18. to gypsysmom
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144. The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory to barbieq233
145. The White Queen by Philippa Gregory to barbieq233
146. Hollow City by Ransom Riggs to Crazycreep
147. The Kill Room by Jeffery Deaver to purple4
148. THE Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa Gregory to barbieq233
149. THE Other Queen by Philippa Gregory to barbieq233
150. Q is for Quarry by Sue Grafton from heartthumber to Bibliocrates http://www/
151. THE Steal Kiss by Jeffery Deaver to purple4
152. THE Great Escape by Paul Brickhill to babypooh
153. THE Dictionary of Cultural Literacy to babypooh
154. THE Dictionary of Cliches to babypooh
155. 2000 Most Challenging and Obscure Words by Norman Schur -- to Babypooh http://www,
156. Famous Movie Quotes to Babypooh
157. Webster's Grammar and Punctuation Handbook -- to Babypooh

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Wow - you're really up there!
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52. goes to bettyspaghetty
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8. The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street (sent to Annimanni)
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85. At the Villa of Reduced Circumstances
to hobbit
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19. "March: Book One" by John Lewis et al.

This went out to GoryDetails as a surprise RABCK.
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20. "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline

Headed out to collectorkerri to fulfill a wish.
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#86 - 89

86. After You'd Gone
from booklady331 (with a few prior bcr's) onward toe MrsJones
87. The Yoga Store Murder to mrsjones
88. Anne of Avonlea and
89. Anne of the Island both anne books the HDeaton27
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53. goes to bettyspaghetty
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158. pRAYing God's Word Day by Day to purple4
159. Dexter's Final Cut to dvg
160. Dexter is Dead to dvg
161. Hogwarts, Narnia, Middle Earth to tabby-cat-owner
162. Down the Rabbit Hole to babypooh
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9. Love in Amsterdam (sent to easybaybookmisr)

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