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This was hard - I‘ve stayed up way too late figuring out my picks for #CampToB2022 but here they are! Am so interested to see what books end up on the slate, this will be fascinating. And excited for another summer round with all of you. 🥰

squirrelbrain Great list! I really want to read your top 3, and I have the Straub on my list too. I don‘t know anything about the other 2 - off to check them out now…. 2mo
Cinfhen I feel like we could run our own #Camp22 with all of these fabulous options!!! I need to investigate a few titles too @squirrelbrain 😄 2mo
Ruthiella @Cinfhen @cariashley We could totally do our own version of this. There‘s already quite a bit of overlap in everyone‘s lists so far! 2mo
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BarbaraBB @Ruthiella @cariashley @Cinfhen It‘s tempting to create our own tournament! I now want to read so many of the books that were nominated today! 2mo
BarbaraBB @Cinfhen @Ruthiella @squirrelbrain @cariashley We could make a longlist based on all suggestions we all made and let participants vote for the shortlist (6 books). Those six we can read in the months #CampToB takes place. What do you think??! 2mo
sarahbarnes I‘m adding school for good mothers to my list! 2mo
squirrelbrain Sounds like a wonderful plan @BarbaraBB ! Would you like a hand with pulling together the longlist? I‘ve never done Google forms before though, so you may need to teach me….. 2mo
BarbaraBB @squirrelbrain An excel would be fine, we can upload that on Google and share the link. I could make a Google form where people could name their six favorites for Camp? 2mo
BarbaraBB @squirrelbrain Do you really want to help? That would be great of course!! 💝 2mo
Cinfhen Yes!!!!!! Do it!!!! I love that idea #CampLitsy @squirrelbrain @BarbaraBB 2mo
squirrelbrain Yes, I‘d love to help @BarbaraBB - I‘ll send you an email. 2mo
cariashley @BarbaraBB @Ruthiella @Cinfhen @squirrelbrain brilliant idea!! I love this. Let me know if there‘s any way I can help out! 2mo
cariashley @squirrelbrain the Celt is one I found randomly going through The Millions book preview list, that just looked good/interesting. I‘ve been following Grant Ginder on Twitter forever and he‘s so entertaining, but I‘ve never read any of his actual work! 2mo
BarbaraBB @cariashley Thanks! For now, @squirrelbrain is helping our! I sent you an email too Helen! 2mo
squirrelbrain Replying very shortly! @BarbaraBB 😀 2mo
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vivastory What a wonderful list📚📚 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @BarbaraBB thanks for the info, as always 😊🐓 #summercampsuggestions2022 (edited) 2mo
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Ruthiella Fantastic! Now I‘m really hoping they will go with a full on NF list for camp. Your titles are all so intriguing. 2mo
Megabooks I have Ancestor checked out from the library but am having trouble getting into it. Great list though! Very different from everyone else‘s! 2mo
Cinfhen Some books I‘m totally not familiar with….need to investigate 🔬 I‘ve read an ARC for this one, which I did not enjoy - too long and the writing style just annoyed me 2mo
squirrelbrain Love the cover for The Midcoast! 2mo
BarbaraBB I love your choices. Such an eclectic mix! 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @Ruthiella I‘m with you! A full list of NF would be great! 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @Megabooks oh no, and I‘ve been so looking forward to it…hope it gets better for you 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @Cinfhen ugh I hate it when books are too long for no reason. I missed your review but I‘ll look for it. The cover really speaks to me for that one 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @squirrelbrain I agree — it was the only one in this bunch new to me that I stumbled upon while making selections, so I don‘t know much about it. 2mo
Chelsea.Poole @BarbaraBB thanks 😊 2mo
thebluestocking I love this list!! 💙💙 It looks like a great mix. 2mo
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I enjoyed last year's #CampTOB so I'm hoping to be able to join in this year. These are my #summercampsuggestions for #CampTOB2022 based on titles that I've been dying to read for awhile now and some new ones that came to my attention from PW.


Cathythoughts These all look interesting 👍🏻♥️ 2mo
thebluestocking Nice list!! 💙 2mo
rockpools …and beautifully colour-coordinated as well! 🌸 2mo
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vivastory Moshfegh 👏🤘 2mo
Ruthiella @rockpools Yes! Totally impressed by the color coordination. 👍 Now if only someone would give me $$$ so I can quit working and read all day. 😂 2mo
squirrelbrain Some really interesting-sounding choices there… ! 2mo
BarbaraBB Oh no, I really want to read all six of these. And I‘m so happy with a new Moshfegh! 2mo
merelybookish Wow, I'm so intrigued! All new to me save one. Also, I think you win best collection of titles! 2mo
Megabooks So excited for the moshfegh! 2mo
batsy @Cathythoughts @thebluestocking @squirrelbrain Nothing like nurturing and growing that TBR 😆 2mo
batsy @rockpools I was quite surprised at how these covers complemented each other 😁 @Ruthiella Now that's living the dream! 2mo
batsy @merelybookish Aww thanks! 😆 2mo
batsy @vivastory @BarbaraBB @Megabooks The Moshfegh sounds so dark and weird and good! 2mo
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#camptob2022 #summercampsuggestions2022

So difficult to choose, as many of the ‘best of‘ lists only include well-known authors. Instead, I looked on #netgalley, which wasn‘t good for my TBRor my %!

I already have the Straub on #netgalley and the Kukafka has been on my radar for a while, and is also on Barbara‘s list. The others were all influenced by #covercrush and there is a bit of a theme of dysfunctional families…. Must be my thing! 🤣

Cinfhen Excited by all these possibilities 😄 2mo
Chelsea.Poole I agree. These covers are 😍 I‘ve read Notes on an Execution and loved it! Curious about your other picks. 2mo
merelybookish These look great! So many new-to-me! I am especially curious about Utopia. 2mo
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thebluestocking I love the idea of heading to Netgalley. These look great! I struggled with finding books that wouldn‘t be up for the rooster anyway, so I went with nonfiction. I loved that camp year. 2mo
vivastory Great suggestions! I have been meaning to read Straub 2mo
batsy These look interesting and I'm keen to discover them. The Utopia cover is especially intriguing! 2mo
Ruthiella I‘d gladly read all these! I really like the idea too of reading around a certain theme. 2mo
BarbaraBB Such great choices l. Like @batsy I love the Utopia cover and I have a thing for dysfunctional families too 😉😘 2mo
Megabooks Interesting list that I‘m mostly not familiar with. 💜 2mo
sarahbarnes I love that you picked netgalleys because none of these are on my list yet! Thank you! 2mo
squirrelbrain I‘ve applied for the ones that I didn‘t yet have @sarahbarnes - and got ‘I‘m Sorry You Feel that Way‘ on #netgalley today - yay! 2mo
sarahbarnes Woohoo! That one and Utopia sound really interesting! 2mo
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I used The Millions “most anticipated” book list and whittled it down to these for the Tournament of Books Summer Camp 2022. I don‘t read a lot of front list books, so it was a bit of a struggle to choose but now I‘m totally excited to see what makes the cut! 🐓

#CampToB2022 #SummerCampSuggestions2022

BarbaraBB This is great! I didn‘t know about a new Dan Chaon but am thrilled about it! I was thinking too of the Flamingo‘s. I read How High and didn‘t really enjoy it but I am a minority there. The other books I‘ll have to check out! (edited) 2mo
Ruthiella @BarbaraBB I loved Chaon‘s Ill Will and have been meaning to read more from him ever since! 2mo
squirrelbrain I loved Flamingo. I *nearly* included the Bervoets on my list -sounds good doesn‘t it? Will post mine soonish…. 2mo
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Ruthiella @squirrelbrain I picked Flamingo because your review on Litsy made me want to read it! 😃 2mo
Cinfhen Ohhh, Im definitely getting excited about ALL the possibilities for #CampToB22 - I need to look into a few of these titles that I‘m unfamiliar with🤓Thanks for tagging me 😊 2mo
rockpools This hashtag is going to seriously damage all of our TBRs! So many I haven‘t come across yet - and True Biz which I‘m really excited for. 2mo
BarbaraBB @Ruthiella I loved Ill Will too! And I only now see that you included Hannah Bervoets (thanks to @squirrelbrain comment!). That novella is good! (edited) 2mo
BarbaraBB @rockpools You are so right 🤣🤣🤷🏻‍♀️ 2mo
Chelsea.Poole I JUST started True Biz, like 5 minutes ago. Loved How High and interested in Flamingo. Thanks for tagging me! And I agree @rockpools this hashtag could disrupt my reading plans BIG TIME 😆 📚 2mo
merelybookish There are so many books!! Stacking Flamingo! 2mo
Soubhiville @Chelsea.Poole @rockpools I‘m getting sucked into this hashtag too! 2mo
RidgewayGirl I used the same list and also named Sleepwalk. I‘m reading it now and it‘s weird and fascinating. (edited) 2mo
thebluestocking I love the Millions‘ lists. This looks like great line up!! 2mo
BkClubCare 🦩 2mo
vivastory It's always interesting to see the overlap & the divergence between The Millions list & Lit Hub's list. Great selections! 2mo
Ruthiella @rockpools Indeed! Excitement about the TOB in all its various forms always blows up my TBR! 😂 2mo
Ruthiella @Chelsea.Poole Glad to have your support for Flamingo and How High! Now let‘s see what I can squeeze in before the votes are tallied! 2mo
Ruthiella @merelybookish So many books! The choices are pleasantly overwhelming. 😃 2mo
Ruthiella @Soubhiville The more the merrier! 👍 2mo
Ruthiella @RidgewayGirl I expect nothing less than weird and fascinating from Chaon. Ill Will creeped me out! 😱 2mo
Ruthiella @thebluestocking The Millions really does us readers a service listing all the upcoming books! 2mo
Ruthiella @vivastory Thanks for the tip! I‘ll put Lit Hub in my back pocket for later use! 2mo
Megabooks I‘m excited to read Flamingo! It‘s a blame it on @squirrelbrain for me too. 😂 2mo
Ruthiella @Megabooks @squirrelbrain With great power comes great responsibility! 😆 2mo
squirrelbrain Eek @Megabooks @Ruthiella - now I‘m scared you won‘t like it! 😳 2mo
Ruthiella @squirrelbrain No worries! 😊 I also get nervous when I recommend a book I love to another reader. 2mo
Well-ReadNeck Sleepwalk definitely gives me ToB vibes!!!! 2mo
Ruthiella @Well-ReadNeck Excellent! I hope it gets picked . 2mo
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