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Name that Book

Have you forgotten the name of a book you once read? This group is here to help you find it again.

Start your book search by clicking on the Post a new topic option and...

(1) Enter a helpful Subject line that includes a genre and a clue.

Long subject lines are cut off, so it's wise to keep to keywords. For example:

YA Ghost story
SciFI Boy lost in space
Mystery set in Iceland
Poem about a woman's garden
Children's series about circus children

Many members of this group only open topics we think we can help with, so your subject line is important for getting the right people to read your post — the ones who probably know your book!

Words like 'Help' or 'Find this book' or 'Search' are not helpful in a subject line and should be avoided.
(2) Enter all the book detail you remember in the Message block.
This is your place to put detailed information that could help to identify your book. This may be information like:

Fiction or nonfiction
When you think it was written or when you read it (10 years ago; about 1970...)
Book's intended audience
Anything else you remember about the title, author, illustrations, cover, characters, setting, binding, or size of book

It's easier for members to read your message if you use standard spelling, capitalization, and punctuation, along with breaking longer sections into paragraphs.
(3) Check back for responses!
Members post their suggestions directly to your topic (so no e-mail addresses, please). Some books are found quickly, while others are found after time and discussion of similar books.

If your query is not solved in a few days, please feel free to comment on your own topic in order to bump it back to the top of the list. And please, we'd love to hear back from you on whether or not we've found your book, especially when we want to read it too!

If your query is solved, feel free to add the solved title information to your original topic comment. This will help anyone else who's looking for your same book! -- Book found: [Title] by Author
Visit the group's WikiThing page for more suggestions for finding your book and for a list of Frequently Sought Stories.

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Underground capture story 1Zambaco, Yesterday 6:04amignore
A "dirty" book set in maybe the 1800s 2WeeTurtle, Yesterday 2:15amignore
paranormal romance from around 2010 2Marie79, Yesterday 1:19amignore
she told him that she love him but hero said he dose not love her 8beesocks, Thursday 10:19pmignore
Historian Romance Novel 1Amanda_Isaacs, Thursday 9:54pmignore
90's Fiction Boy Meets Girl During Plague and They Survive Together 2geneas, Thursday 9:42pmignore
Children’s book red jersey 1MelPerrin, Thursday 9:35pmignore
Valentina Romance 1mlongofono, Thursday 9:20pmignore
Fantasy/paranomal snake tattoo that turns into a real snake 3beesocks, Thursday 5:17pmignore
Contract killer named Angel 2MissSquish, Thursday 3:47pmignore
adult mystery england 3ruthmckean, Thursday 3:39pmignore
Romance Boarding school female teacher, male student, engraved rings 2greentea88, Thursday 3:01pmignore
Needing help finding a title of a book/s 2lilithcat, Thursday 1:59pmignore
Childrens book about a strange petshop 3Wynter.Dull, Thursday 11:25amignore
A paranormal book about a girl who moves to california 10Water_Falls0, Thursday 10:45amignore
H called off marriage thinking h betrayed him (after finding she gave details of bid to uncle) 5juels, Thursday 10:39amignore
YA about a girl with playwriting parents 1ahlinn, Thursday 10:37amignore
Trying to find one of my favorite Books 2cyzag, Thursday 9:57amignore
Contemporary romance, single dad and nanny 3borrborr, Thursday 8:43amignore
YA Paranormal from 10+ Years Ago 5Blaez63, Thursday 7:54amignore
main character named "kid" 3DemetriosX, Thursday 6:31amignore
Arthurian researcher's daughter sent to another world 6WeeTurtle, Thursday 2:51amignore
WW 2 era suspense/romance 1Crforce, Thursday 12:59amignore
Changeling child becomes a fairy knight 1ggrihn, Wednesday 8:26pmignore
Jekyll and Hyde type book about a girl with an evil twin personality 3SimetraSomar, Wednesday 7:58pmignore
Ya/children's horse 6Frodo28f, Wednesday 7:24pmignore
Ecological disaster fiction book 3SheilaGreen, Wednesday 6:18pmignore
Kindle Space Sci-Fi humans almost wiped out 2Petroglyph, Wednesday 3:14pmignore
Looking for old romance - Help! 2DebbieBurr, Wednesday 1:11pmignore
City of robots, father built it, kills his wife 3RowanTribe, Wednesday 10:25amignore
Childrens SciFi, Mars, Martial Arts, Tunnels, Aliens and an Iron Suit. 4Azrael_Nephilim, Wednesday 8:19amignore
Dark fantasy with a flawed warrior and evil alien presence 2Myckyee, Wednesday 7:54amignore
YA Fantasy- Girl in a convent(?) 1gbharas, Wednesday 4:32amignore
YA Medieval-Like Fantasy, Female Lead from early 2000s 5gbharas, Wednesday 4:04amignore
Historical Rom/Pregnant Scandal 1Fheyre, Tuesday 11:40pmignore
Romance about English lord and a Widow in Mourning 1AngelHeart95, Tuesday 7:34pmignore
YA|Paranormal Circus| adopted Main character escape artist| 1TheCyanYoshi4, Tuesday 6:59pmignore
YA Paranormal/Supernatural Romance Novel about Werewolves, Druids, And Witches 1AriaMoonlilly, Tuesday 6:38pmignore
Hero plots revenge on the heroine. He claimed to be someone else before he had sex with her 9susy12, Tuesday 6:23pmignore
Historical Romance 1VashMalice, Tuesday 6:23pmignore
Spy story mentally unstable wife suspects returning husband is imposter (WWI?) 6libraryperilous, Tuesday 2:37pmignore
Young Adult Fantasy about Monsteror Demon hunting girl 1Jazz911, Tuesday 2:17pmignore
Science Fiction: Woman on motorcycle makes decisions flipping coin 3Azrael_Nephilim, Tuesday 1:51pmignore
Historical romance 1Thrive, Tuesday 9:37amignore
Historical romance 1Thrive, Tuesday 9:37amignore
Children’s book about wacky family on boring street 4TheLitPages, Tuesday 9:32amignore
Romance - Robin Hood/highwaywoman, Prince, great-aunt & gambled necklace 3Caramellunacy, Tuesday 7:25amignore
Romantic thriller undercover cop or FBI agent takes reporter hostage 1ritamay7, Tuesday 6:20amignore
Christian Fiction Pearl Harbor 1RebekahBettle, Tuesday 12:29amignore
Fantasy/ya/magic 2WeeTurtle, Monday 11:26pmignore
Children's Futuristic Detective series - Encyclopedia Brown, with Robots! 2gunmage101, Monday 7:38pmignore
Man gets killed by a bear at the end. 13WeeTurtle, Monday 4:35pmignore
1800s Orphan whose mom is actually alive and a respected lady 1Dest83, Monday 1:53pmignore
Childrens/YA fantasy book about a couple of kids literally flying 10Caramellunacy, Monday 1:11pmignore
Based in Africa - Burning Bush 1Mike_7777, Monday 12:26pmignore
Regency Romance 1fourblessings19, Monday 9:23amignore
YA drama:high school girl lives with drunken stepdad 1Aidan_Ess, Monday 7:43amignore
Early 90s book, boy builds angel to fight monsters 3ratakaskuchi, Monday 7:20amignore
YA/Teen graphic novel/picture book 5bearpeach, Monday 1:01amignore
Children’s picture book - with dark images and a dark family 5nwytg2, Monday 12:09amignore
YA book from 80’s early 90’s - teenage girl and yacht races 1Kshipp79, Sunday 11:44pmignore
Paranormal Romance, Werewolves&Druids Spesificly 2AriaMoonlilly, Sunday 11:08pmignore
SciFi - Captain of space ship creates alternate versions of timeline as ship is exploding 2pjfarm, Sunday 9:32pmignore
YA about best friends boyfriend 1ValentineCooper, Sunday 8:18pmignore
Fiction book YA 2rarm, Sunday 7:44pmignore
Childrens/Young Adult Sci fi Fantasy Book with Floor Puzzle 3BookSmith23, Sunday 1:40pmignore
Book about a group of girls saving up to buy horses 6MajorKira, Sunday 12:28pmignore
Childrens book about a traveler 2MissSquish, Saturday 10:30pmignore
Book series about 3 generations of women 2okpianocat, Saturday 10:18pmignore
90’s kid book : Mom becomes fortune teller 1yourenotfunny, Saturday 9:31pmignore
Fiction seem posted on Facebook in 2017-2018 1mamaof61988, Saturday 9:15pmignore
Fantasy with a bladed cloak 3jrotach, Saturday 7:25pmignore
very old harlequin, wheelchair, widower H, racer H 1Evie222, Saturday 7:24pmignore
Mystery set in UK 1TeeDee71, Saturday 2:52pmignore
Children's fairy book with perfume recipe 1emily-m, Saturday 12:38pmignore
YA romance|Early 2000s|Flower (daisy?) on cover|Girl falls for ex-stepbrother|father-daughter relationship|absent mother 1alexandrahope91, Saturday 12:04pmignore
Vintage (60s/70s) Horrifying Christian parenting/discipline book 2melannen, Saturday 9:58amignore
Children's book: Magical babysitter 1RebieAlice, Saturday 8:44amignore
Historical Romance: Wife challenges ex-mistress to duel 5rlwelt, April 12ignore
Man made plague 1tiffu, April 12ignore

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