Read Harder Challenge 2015

It's February 23 and I finally completed the BookRiot Read Harder Challenge for... 2015.
  1. 1.
    A book written by someone when they were under the age of 25 : I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai
  2. 2.
    A book written by someone when they were over the age of 65 : Revival by Stephen King
  3. 3.
    A collection of short stories (either by one person or an anthology bymany people) : What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
  4. 4.
    A book published by an indie press : I'll Be Right There by Kyung-sook Shin
  5. 5.
    A book by or about someone that identifies as LGBTQ : Not My Father's Son: A Memoir by Alan Cumming
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    A book by a person whose gender is different from your own : Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Fundamentals for Delicious Living by Nick Offerman
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    A book that takes place in Asia : Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto
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    A book by an author from Africa : Zahrah the Windseeker by Nnedi Okorafor
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    A book that is by or about someone from an indigenous culture (NativeAmericans, Aboriginals, etc.) : If I Ever Get Out of Here by Eric Gansworth
  10. 10.
    A microhistory : Shakespeare for Grown-ups: Everything you Need to Know about the Bard by Elizabeth Foley, Beth Coates
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    A YA novel : Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
  12. 12.
    A sci-fi novel : The Martian by Andy Weir
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    A romance novel : Landline by Rainbow Rowell
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    A National Book Award, Man Booker Prize or Pulitzer Prize winner from the last decade : The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
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    A book that is a retelling of a classic story (fairytale, Shakespearianplay, classic novel, etc.) : Hansel and Gretel by Neil Gaiman
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    An audiobook : You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day
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    A collection of poetry : Sonnets by William Shakespeare
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    A book that someone else has recommended to you : The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There (Fairyland #2) by Catherynne M. Valente
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    A book that was originally published in another language : The Neverending Story by Michael Ende
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    A graphic novel, a graphic memoir or a collection of comics of any kind : Ms. Marvel, Vol. 2: Generation Why (Ms. Marvel (Marvel NOW!) #2) by G. Willow Wilson, Adrian Alphona, Jacob Wyatt
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    A book that you would consider a guilty pleasure (Read, and then realize that good entertainment is nothing to feel guilty over) : Faking It (Losing It #2) by Cora Carmack
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    A book published before 1850 : Hamlet by William Shakespeare
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    A book published this year : Mr. Kiss and Tell (Veronica Mars #2) by Rob Thomas, Jennifer Graham
  24. 24.
    A self-improvement book (can be traditionally or non-traditionally considered “self-improvement”) : Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
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    25. Free Space : How to Be a Heroine: Or, what I've learned from reading too much by Samantha Ellis