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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
Plot
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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YA book set in Persia 6Maddz, Yesterday 12:57pmignore
Science-Fiction Post-Apocalyptic Sentient Rain? 15titianscrivener, Wednesday 6:51pmignore
picture book about animals having a sleepover/hearing noises 19Laina1312, Wednesday 11:18amignore
Romance/Suspense 1nae98258, Wednesday 12:34amignore
Historical Romance drunk young woman caught with friend marry his brother 1spiffypop, Tuesday 9:11pmignore
African American romance fiction 1florence216, Monday 9:07pmignore
Young Adult Romance Bad Boy 1Lenize, Monday 1:30pmignore
1980s romance - girl on construction site 2starlightgenie, Sunday 3:15pmignore
Police officer and doctor crime romantic thriller 1EmpressD, Saturday 10:09amignore
Historical Romance/France/World War 2 1Sanbelle, August 18ignore
adult romance fiction boy claims girl 1sazya, August 18ignore
1990s Mills and Boon book 1Pipkin08, August 18ignore
Woman goes back home after Ex becomes rock star- fiction 1oliander, August 17ignore
Native American / Horse 1pkhash, August 16ignore
Historical novels 3 overlooked ladies take charge of their lives 7RowanTribe, August 16ignore
help people i am at a lose 1mnthathakane, August 15ignore
Romance, woman tries to get young billionaire to donate to her charity 1ashleyjones, August 14ignore
Historical Romance, War, Unplanned pregnancy? 11emilyrosex, August 14ignore
main characters:boy, girl virgin 'high school sweethearts,love at first sight's 16alexisbentley, August 14ignore
Private Detective Story Set In USA (For Adults) 7indybr12, August 14ignore
Young Adult Fiction--British Farm cat named Trouble 5Momma_Tink, August 14ignore
Pregnancy, miscarriage and happy ever after! 1ClareMJ, August 13ignore
need help with the title of a book 3lesmel, August 11ignore
Scholastic book? Boy and his horse 3bookel, August 11ignore
YA Fantasy/Thriller 3Caramellunacy, August 11ignore
children picture book:Girl shrinks and explores human body 1Annie_Wenger-Sch6411, August 11ignore
80's(?) YA book, Pioneers 5greyfort, August 10ignore
mills and boon book 1Pipkin08, August 10ignore
Crime fiction/Thriller series similar to Jack Reacher 3Mark.Fox, August 10ignore
1950'S STORY OR BOOK ABOUT TRAGIC DRAG RACE 5leonardaschneider, August 10ignore
Teen Christian Fiction 2rarm, August 10ignore
Biologic/Viral terrorist that betrays his girlfriend - possibly russian release? 1LitaVore, August 9ignore
Maid & Earl? Romance 3lesmel, August 9ignore
Young Adult Romance 80s/90s in New york 2weener, August 9ignore
Paranormal Romance - Vampyr & A Baker 3MissSquish, August 8ignore
Adult Paranormal Romance Angel/Demon 1Bellatine, August 7ignore
Science fiction short story apocalypse lottery 7swynn, August 7ignore
Historical romance 4lin262, August 7ignore
A place of many tiers and a mob at the door 1bluepiano, August 7ignore
Prince secret wedding 1Aly19750508, August 7ignore
Four women and their successive relationships with same man (1980's) has HEA, contemporary romance? 3ElaineEnglish, August 7ignore
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Fairy Tale Twists/Folk Tales/Grimm 3gclavergne, August 5ignore
Looking for a book that i read while back 1Dotou, August 4ignore
searching for a book 4Cecrow, August 4ignore
need to find a book 1Divks, August 4ignore
Short story: A prisoner learns a new language 26bluepiano, August 3ignore
Fantasy Short Story / Conquered woman takes vengeance against conquering king by becoming his mistre 14MyriadBooks, August 2ignore
Children's chapter book (80s/90s), boy and dinosaur switch places. 6MyriadBooks, August 2ignore
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Romance 3Rissam, August 2ignore
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Romance Novel 1Ravenmama12, August 2ignore
1990s romance 3laura8484, August 1ignore
counterculture 1970s nonfiction 7avatiakh, August 1ignore
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Historical RomanceMystery from 1980s 1lin262, August 1ignore
Contemporary, Christmas time 3crmcge3, July 31ignore
Female western romance 1bubbeespa, July 31ignore
western historical romance released in mid to late 1990's 1janelle13, July 31ignore
Historical romance, hero's name is Thorne or thorn,a, colonel or general 1addictedtoromance, July 30ignore
Historic romance novel, england napoleon wars, possible spy 1jennabird, July 29ignore
Contemporary Romance - Mistaken Identity involving male twins 4MyriadBooks, July 29ignore
Sci Fi story cycle, rhythmic lyrical prose 10RowanTribe, July 28ignore
Children's or YA series-girl rescues horse 5RowanTribe, July 28ignore
Two genetically modified dogs, one good the other bad 4Moomin_Mama, July 28ignore
Comtemporary Romance - Mistaken Identity involving Twins 2MyriadBooks, July 28ignore
Western romance 2lesmel, July 28ignore
Western/ historical romance maybe? 2lesmel, July 28ignore
Fairy Tale Twists 2lesmel, July 28ignore
Fairy Tale Twist. young adult. read last in 2007/8 2lesmel, July 28ignore
fantasy book. angel/vampire? 1femery, July 27ignore
About a British man, marries poor girl 5JoLynnsbooks, July 27ignore
Young fantasy 1980-1990 girl dragon book NOT series 11Cecrow, July 27ignore
Historical romance 3SylviaC, July 26ignore
Hitorical Fiction/ orphan riased in monestary as a boy but is a girl 11Cecrow, July 26ignore
YA teen suicide bombers 1brenma99, July 25ignore
Old Paperback Romance 3beesocks, July 25ignore
Fantasy Short Story: Norse Shaman Woman 1sylvanfae, July 24ignore
childhood book 4lp65, July 24ignore
Romance 1Alice12345678910, July 24ignore
mystery solver 10tapgurl, July 24ignore
hyistorical bodice ripper 4kazumi09, July 23ignore
Young West Coast pregnant woman goes to rich grandmother in Manhattan 4indybr12, July 23ignore
Similar the Fantasy Island 7wearylibrarian, July 23ignore
modern virgin plus size heroine 2Barkybean, July 22ignore
1980s historical series French Revolution 2rarm, July 21ignore
Historical Romance a trilogy a Feared Warrior on his horse charges into this castle and is met by a lady holing a sword 1Mrtk45, July 21ignore
Historical romance, woman sent to island, marries boss, fog, mystery 1laurasuz, July 21ignore
Child killed by blind cords... 1Kat86, July 21ignore
Historical romance high society 1demdrummey, July 21ignore
Hi,im looking for a book 6docmiteow, July 21ignore
MistakenTitle or Author. Judy Blume 'The Left Outs'??? 4MsPennywise, July 19ignore
Romance dancer security firm and stalker 4alexisbentley, July 19ignore
phenomenal romance lost and searching 3Ksenia.portnoy, July 18ignore
Please help find 80s HR, faked amnesia, gypsies or Rominies, bodyguards with acrobat skills, 1kellyb413, July 17ignore
SciFi 1980s Ends with hero battling enemy back through generations to being brothers 30mart1n, July 15ignore
Kidnapped mom held slave on island guarded by wolves 4Kiguana, July 15ignore
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Created: Aug 21, 2006

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