Bingo!
Bingo!

Beach, sand, or sun on the cover: This One Summer / Jillian Tamaki & Mariko Tamaki

(I'm calling two girls jumping into a lake close enough to "beach")

 

New to you author: American Housewife: Stories / Helen Ellis

 

Graphic novel or comic book: The Sculptor / Scott McCloud

 

Published June, July, or August 2016: The Nightmare Stacks (A Laundry Files Novel) / Charles Stross

 

A book that's been on your shelf for more than a year: Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore / Robin Sloan

 

Romance:Test Drive / Marie Harte

 

A book by a dead author: The Fellowship of the Ring / J.R.R. Tolkien (ok, been reading this one for awhile, but with the format of the project, I think it counts)

 

Travel: planes, trains, or road trips: No Simple Highway: A Cultural History of the Grateful Dead / Peter Richardson

 

YA or Children: Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong / Faith Erin Hicks & Prudence Shen

 

Fantasy: From a High Tower (Elemental Masters) / Mercedes Lackey