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2017 Rules: WILD release books with WILD in the title or subtitle, or the author's or illustrator's name, for just one week, starting on International BookCrossing Day, April 21st, 2017, through the 27th.

Embedded words are okay. (Like WILDe or even WILDerness.) Books like
http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/13157944/ or
http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/13012562/ or
http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/13012651/ work.

Dual releases with other challenges are great. (For example, "Wildflowers" also works for the 2017 April Showers/May Flowers wild-release challenge (4/15-5/15) by GoryDetails.)

Books released at OBCZs and LFLs are considered wild. Pictures don't count, just words.

PLEASE for clarity's sake, just put the name of the challenge and the number of the releases in your subject line when you post, like this: Into the Wild Wild Release # 1 – 6. No stories or descriptions, just the numbers of the releases on the subject line and a list of the books in the post, like this: http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/8714911

PLEASE don't *just* list the BCID. Post the title (and author or illustrator if that is what is “wild”) as well. Looking at a number isn't any fun. Seeing what books you've released (titles, authors) is fun!

PLEASE don't post planned releases here. This is a Release Challenge, so please don't post until after the release note is actually done.

Please include the name of the challenge in the release notes. A link is even better.

As charming as everyone's stories, anecdotes, and unrelated pictures are, please save them for the Chit Chat forum or other Challenges that allow them & post here only releases that meet this Challenge and in the above format, and only after you have made a release note. Please don't post books you plan to make release notes for in the future or that will not be released for this Challenge at all. Save those for the Book Talk forum instead.

No prizes, just for fun. Join us!

How many wild books can we release?

 

These are from my International BookCrossing Day releases, all wild (of course) and with photos.

1. WILDflowers Around the Year ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441090/ ); released near a lighthouse. [UPDATE: Got a lovely catch on this one!]

2. WILD Ones, Vol. 1 ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14448399/ ); released in a tree.

3. WILD Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14437410/ ); released near a brew-pub.

4. WILDly into the Dark: Typewriter Poems and the Rattlings of a Curious Mind ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441113/ )

5. Fairy Tales of Oscar WILDe ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14448404/ )

6. WILD in Africa! ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441095/ )

7. The Call of the WILD ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441104/ )

8. Spirit Animals: WILD Born ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14484942/ )

9. WILD Inferno ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441110/ )

That's most of my "wild" books, but I may find a few more before the challenge is over!

 

congratulations on a catch!

 

And congrats on a very nice catch!

 

These are from my International BookCrossing Day releases, all wild (of course) and with photos.

1. WILDflowers Around the Year ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441090/ ); released near a lighthouse. [UPDATE: Got a lovely catch on this one!]

2. WILD Ones, Vol. 1 ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14448399/ ); released in a tree.

3. WILD Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14437410/ ); released near a brew-pub.

4. WILDly into the Dark: Typewriter Poems and the Rattlings of a Curious Mind ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441113/ )

5. Fairy Tales of Oscar WILDe ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14448404/ )

6. WILD in Africa! ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441095/ )

7. The Call of the WILD ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441104/ )

8. Spirit Animals: WILD Born ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14484942/ )

9. WILD Inferno ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14441110/ )

That's most of my "wild" books, but I may find a few more before the challenge is over!


FABulous Releases...AND...Photos, GoryDetails...as usual!!! ; D

CONGRATULATIONS on your CATCH!!! : D
I saw that one in the "Recently Caught" on the sidebar earlier and LOVED the cover art photo!!! What a great Journal Entry, too!!! ; )

 

 

OH...and this 2017 Into the WILD WILD Release Challenge. ; D

1. WILDerness At Dawn: The Settling of the North American Continent by Ted Morgan...Multiple Challenges
https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497862

2. WILD by Lori Foster...Multiple Challenges
https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14499422

3. WILD Justice: The Evolution of Revenge by Susan Jacoby...Multiple Challenges
https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14449715

That's all she wrote for me for this one. Thanks for hosting, solittletime!!! ; )

 

10. Oscar WILDe and the Nest of Vipers ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14448396/ ), with photo.

Don't know if I'll find any more "wild" books; whether or not I do, thanks for the challenge!

 

I'm hoping the new computer arrives this week: hopefully once I get it set up I'll be able to start catching up on my release challenge postings...

 

I'm hoping the new computer arrives this week: hopefully once I get it set up I'll be able to start catching up on my release challenge postings...


No problem. I'm part way through March 31st myself. Haven't even started posting for April Challenges. : )

(Sometimes the question is do I register some more books before this deadline or post the ones I already released. Registering more usually wins out.)

 

Released on International BookCrossing Day:

1 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452611/ WILD Animus

2 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431919/ WILD Animal Baby

3 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431940/ WILDfire Loose: The Week Maine Burned

4 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452467/ WILD Horse Springs: A Ransom Canyon Romance

 

Released on International BookCrossing Day:

5 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431953/ Little Author in the Big Woods: A Biography of Laura Ingalls WILDer

6 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452460/ Truly WILDe: The Unsettling Story of Dolly WILDe, Oscar's Unusual Niece

 

Released on International BookCrossing Day:

7 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431893/ WILD Animal Baby

8 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431946/ Seekers: Return to the WILD Book # 2: The Melting Sea

9 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452617/ The Bride of the WILDerness

10 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453111/ Amelia Bedelia Goes WILD!

11 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431949/ The Call of the WILD

12 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452462/ The Days of Laura Ingalls WILDer Book # One: Missouri Homestead

13 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431916 The Lesson of Her Death by Jeffery WILDs Deaver

14 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431939/ Born To Be WILD

15 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452612/ The WILD Girls

16 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453112/ On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls WILDer

17 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431941/ Next Week Will Be Better: A Cat WILDe Mystery

18 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431944/ Inside Straight: A WILD Cards Novel

 

Released on International BookCrossing Day:

19 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452610/ The WILDest Heart

20 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431894/ Amelia Bedelia Goes WILD!

21 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431891/ WILD

22 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431889/ The Christmas Cookie Collection by Lori WILDe

23 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431943/ The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories by Oscar WILDe

24 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431921/ Oscar WILDe Stories for Children by Oscar WILDe

25 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431892/ The WILDflowers # 2: Star

26 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452613/ The WILDes Of Wyoming - Chance

27 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431895/ Crafts for Kids Who Are WILD About Oceans

28 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431945/ WILD Heat

29 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453113/ WILD Babies

30 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453115/ The WILD Children

31 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453110/ WILD Dads!

32 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431942/ WILD Cards I
by George R. R. Martin, Various

33 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431917/ The Cowboy and the Princess by Lori WILDe

34 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431918/ The WILDflowers # 4: Cat

35 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431915/ Born To Be WILD

36 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453114/ WILD Animal Baby

37 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431922/ WILD Texas Rose


 

Released on International BookCrossing Day:

38 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431890/ WILD Echoes: Encounters with the Most Endangered Animals in North America

39 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452461/ WILD Animus

40 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431920/ Let the Hurricane Roar by Rose WILDer Lane

41 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452463/ Hope, Human and WILD: True Stories of Living Lightly on the Earth

42 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452614/ The WILDe Women: A Novel

43 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431896/ You Can Roar!: A Book About WILD Animals

44 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14452464/ WILD Animals: Three Novels : Julia / If You Could See Me Now / Under Venus

45 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14431900/ WILD Boars Cook

46 - https://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14453118/ The History Of WILDlife In America

~ the end ~

 

Gradually catching up: I had one for each day of the challenge week, all with release photos.

1. Into the WILD - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14500611
2. WILD Girl - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497796
3. WILD Kat - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497783
4. WILDerness - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497791

 

 

with release photos

5. WILD Card - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497812
6. I'll Be Home for Christmas by Lori WILDe - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497800
7. Destination WILDlife - http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14497932

Thanks for the challenge; this one is always fun!

 

 

wingsolittletimewing 4 mos ago
LOL
Thanks for posting!

 

And here is the second painfully tardy batch of WILDness:
21. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507197/ Stalking the WILD Asparagus
22. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507201/ The WILD One: Secret Fires
23. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507256/ A WILD Justice
24. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507250/ The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls WILDer
25. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507217/ Official Doctor's Joke Book by Larry WILDe
26. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507274/ Into the WILDerness
27. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507245/ Rules of the Game by Lori WILDe
28. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507225/ That WILDer Boy
29. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507220/ Dragon Keeper: Rain WILDs Chronicles
30. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507212/ In a WILD Wood
31. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507208/ Born to Be WILDe
32. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507204/ Colorado WILDfire
33. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508291/ Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WILDer
34. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/12613696420/ Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WILDer
35. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508282/ By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls WILDer
36. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508299/ The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls WILDer
37. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508297/ Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls WILDer
38. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508289/ On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls WILDer
39. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508287/ Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls WILDer
40. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508301/ The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar WILDe

 

And the final batch of unforgivably late WILDness from wilderwoman:
41. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508286/ Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WILDer
42. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508295/ By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls WILDer
43. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14508306/ Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls WILDer
44. http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14507595/ What They Didn't Teach You about the WILD West

And I think that's all for 2017! I really did release all of them on time. I'm just really, really slow with the bookkeeping. ;-)

 

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