Saturday, January 2, 2010

Challenges in 2010- Like I need more reasons to read!



Awesome Author Challenge
Check out At Home With Booksfor info and to sign up.
From: January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
The Levels:
Easy: Choose three authors and read at least one title from each author.
Moderate: Choose six authors and read at least one title from each author.
Challenging: Choose ten authors and read at least one title from each author.
Over-Achieving: Anything over ten authors.
I'm trying for Over-Achieving.
1. Boys That Bite by Mari Mancusi (January 6, 2010)
2. Firespell by Chloe Neill (January 10, 2010)
3. Soulless by Gail Carriger (January 15, 2010)
4. Night Rising by Chris Marie Green (January 16, 2010)
5. Storm Front by Jim Butcher (February 10, 2010)
6. Freaksville by Kitty Keswick(February 14, 2010)
7. Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry (February 27, 2010)
8. Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler (February 28, 2010)
9. Red-Headed Stepchild by Jaye Wells (February 28, 2010)
10. Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy




Speculative Fiction Challenge
Check out Book Chick City for info and to sign up.
From: January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
There are four levels:
- Inquisitive – Read 3 Speculative Fiction novels.
- Enthusiastic – Read 6 Speculative Fiction novels.
- Addicted – Read 12 Speculative Fiction novels.
- Obsessed – Read 24 Speculative Fiction novels.
I am going for obsessed.
1. At Grave's End by Jeaniene Frost (January 2, 2010)
2. Destined For an Early Grave by Jeaniene Frost (January 4, 2010)
3. The Lunatic Cafe by Laurell K. Hamilton (January 5, 2010)
4. Boys That Bite by Mari Mancusi (January 6, 2010)
5. Stake That! by Mari Mancusi (January 8, 2010)
6. Girls That Growl by Mari Mancusi (January 9, 2010))
7. Firespell by Chloe Neill (January 10, 2010)
8. Changeling by Yasmine Galenorn (January 13, 2010)
9. Soulless by Gail Carriger (January 15, 2010)
10. Night Rising by Chris Marie Green (January 16, 2010)
11.Midnight Reign by Chris Marie Green (January 16, 2010)
12. Playing with Fire by Gena Showalter (January 21, 2010)
13. Darkling by Yasmine Galenorn (January 23, 2010)
14. Storm Front by Jim Butcher (February 10, 2010)
15. Blood Bound by Patricia Briggs (February 13, 2010)
16. Freaksville by Kitty Keswick(February 14, 2010)
17. Vintage Soul by David Niall Wilson (February 18, 2010)
18. Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry (February 27, 2010)
19. Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler (February 28, 2010)
20. Red-Headed Stepchild by Jaye Wells (February 28, 2010)
21. Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce (March 29, 2010)
22. Night Life by Caitlin Kittredge
23. Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris
24. Shadowfae by Erica Hayes




1st in a Series Challenge
Check out Royal Reviews for info and to sign up.
From: January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
There are four levels:
- Curious– Read 3 novels that are first in a series.
- Fascinated – Read 6 novels that are first in a series.
- Addicted – Read 12 novels that are first in a series.
- Obsessed – Read 20 novels that are first in a series.
I'm trying for obsessed.
1. Boys That Bite by Mari Mancusi (January 6, 2010)
2. Firespell by Chloe Neill (January 10, 2010)
3. Soulless by Gail Carriger (January 15, 2010)
4. Night Rising by Chris Marie Green (January 16, 2010)
5. Playing with Fire by Gena Showalter (January 21, 2010)
6. Storm Front by Jim Butcher (February 10, 2010)
7. Freaksville by Kitty Keswick(February 14, 2010)
8. Vintage Soul by David Niall Wilson (February 18, 2010)
9. Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry (February 27, 2010)
10. Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler (February 28, 2010)
11. Red-Headed Stepchild by Jaye Wells (February 28, 2010)
12. Blue Bloods by Melissa de la Cruz
13. Storm Front by Jim Butcher
14. Dead Until Dark by Charlain Harris
15. Nekroplis by Tim Waggoner
16. Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
17. Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy
18. Fallen by Lauren Kate
19. Hush, Hush by Becca Fiztpatrick
20. Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater




Typically British Reading Challenge
Check out Book Chick City for info and to sign up.
From: January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
There are 4 levels:
- "Put The Kettle On" – Read 2 Typically British novels.
- "Gordon Bennett" – Read 4 Typically British novels.
- "Bob's Your Uncle" – Read 6 Typically British novels.
- "Cream Crackered" – Read 8 Typically British novels.
I'm trying for "Cream Crackered".
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2010 Debut Author Challenge- Young Adult and Middle Grade
Check out the Story Siren for info and to sign up.
From: January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
1. Firespell by Chloe Neill (January 10, 2010)
2. Freaksville by Kitty Keswick
(February 14, 2010)
3. Sing Me to Sleep by Angela Morrison (March 5, 2010)
4. The Line by Teri Hall
5. Nevermore by Kelly Creagh
6. Voices of Dragons by Carrie Vaughn
7. The Witch's Alphabet by Caitlin Kittredge
8. The Beautiful Between by Alyssa B. Sheinmel
9. Glimmerglass by Jenna Black
10. Infinity by Sherrilyn Kenyon
11. Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves
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The Dresden Files Series by Jim Butcher Challenge
Read all 11 books that are out so far. Book 12, Changes, comes out April 6th, 2010.
Challenge and contest runs from January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
For more details check out Larissa's Life
1.Storm Front by Jim Butcher (February 10, 2010)
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The Night World series by L.J. Smith Challenge
Read all 9 books that are out so far. Book 10, Strange Fate, comes out July 6th, 2010.
Challenge and contest runs from January 1, 2010- December 31, 2010.
For more details check out Larissa's Life
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6 comments:

Book Chick City said...

Thanks for joining my challenges - loving the list of books you have! Enjoy all your challenges :)

Larissa said...

Welcome to my challenges hun! Have a great time reading! xoxo

Ash. Elizabeth said...

Wow. those are a lot of challenges : )

Goodluck, and in the meantime you should come check out my blog because I have an award for you!

Alyce said...

Thanks for joining my challenge! The genres you read from are a little out of my comfort zone, so it should be fun and interesting reading your reviews. :) Good luck with your reading!

Larissa said...

btw, i made a typo, there are 9 nightworld books out ad bk 10 is due out =)))

The Story Siren said...

YAY!! Thanks for signing up for the debut author challenge! It's going to be so much fun! You have an awesome list! Good Luck!