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Sep 24, 2009 07:46PM

950 Yay, I met my local library challenge this year!
Sep 06, 2009 01:24PM

950 Yay, met my 50 book challenge early this year ;)
Aug 24, 2009 05:28AM

950 50+ Book Challenge (cont.)

48.An Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town by John Grisham
49.Cross by James Paterson
50.A:Rod: The Many Lives of Alex Rodriquez by Selena Roberts
51.The 7th Victim by Alan Jacobson
52.Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz
53.The House on Fortune Street A Novel by Margot Livesey
54.My Most Excellent Year A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins, and Fenway Park by Stanley Kluger
55.The Devil's Punchbowl by Greg Iles
56.The Shack by William P. Young
57.Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
58.The Concubine's Daughter by Pai Kit Fai
59.Home: A Memoir of My Early Years by Julie Andrews
60.The Angels' Game by Charles Ruiz Zafron
Aug 24, 2009 05:25AM

950 TITLE CHALLENGE - A - Z (cont. from above)

The 7th Victim by Alan Jacobson

A: A-Rod: The Many Lives of Alex Rodriquez by Selena Roberts
Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz
The Angels' Game by Charles Ruiz Zafron
C:The Concubine's Daughter by Pai Kit Fai
D:The Devil's Punchbowl by Greg Iles
H:The House on Fortune Street A Novel by Margot Livesey
Home: A Memoir of My Early Years by Julie Andrews
I: An Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town by John Grisham
J:
K: Katherine by Anya Seton
L: Living Rich by Spending Smart by Gregory Karp
Life on Santa Claus Lane by Darrell Bain
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Leave Me Alone I'm Reading: Finding and Losing Myself in Books by Maureen Corrigan
M: Mistress of the Vatican by Eleanor Herman
Mistress of Mellwyn by Victoria Holt
N: The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night by Elizabeth Pantley
O:
P: Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
Private by Kate Brian
The Pearl by John Steinbeck
Peony in Love by Lisa See
Q:
R: The Redbird Christmas A Novel by Fannie Flagg
The Rose of York: Fall from Grace by Sandra Worth
Rasputin's Daughter by Robert Alexander
Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
A Reliable Wife by Richard Goolrick
S: Stones for Ibarra by Harriett Doerr
Shanghai Girls by Lisa See
The Shack by William P. Young
Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
T: Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
Two for the Dough by Janet Evanovich
U: Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
V: The Vaccine Book: Making the Right Decision for Your Child by Robert W. Sears
W: The Witch of Portobello by Paul Coelho
X: My Most Excellent Year A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins, and Fenway Park by Stanley Kluger
Y: The Yankee Years by Joe Torre & Thomas Verducci
Z:

Jul 13, 2009 08:48AM

950 Yay! I met my first goal for the challenge:

Reading 20+ books from my TBR shelf at home

I probably have bought 20+ books since then, but we won't talk about that :)
Dec 15, 2008 06:26AM

950 20+ Books from TBR Shelf

1.Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: A Story about a Daughther and Mother in the Gilded Age by Amanda Mackenzie Stuart
2.The Rose of York: Fall from Grace by Sandra Worth
3.The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night by Elizabeth Pantley
4.Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
5.Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
6.The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
7.Dissolution by C.J. Sansom
8.The Guernsey LIterary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
9.The Vaccine Book: Making the Right Decision for Your Child by Robert W. Sears
10.Rasputin's Daughter by Robert Alexander
11.Private by Kate Brian (Kindle)
12.The Witch of Portobello by Paulo Coelho
13.How Dogs Think: What the World Looks Like to Them and Why They Act the Way They Do by Stanley Coren
14.Daughters of Spain by Jean Plaidy
15.Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
16.The Five Love Languages: How to Get Heartfelt Commitment from Your Mate by Gary Chapman
17.The Geography of Love by Glenda Burgess
18.Peony in Love by Lisa See
19.Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
20.Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
21.Two for the Dough by Janet Evanovich
22.An Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town by John Grisham
23.The Shack by William P. Young
Dec 03, 2008 06:59PM

950 10+ Books from Local Library Challenge

1. A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
2. American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
3. Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (buy)
4.The Hour I First Believed by Wally Lamb
5.Katherine by Anya Seton
6.the 7th Victim by Alan Jacobson
7.Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz
8.The House on Fortune Street A Novel by Margot Livesey
9.My Most Excellent Year A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins, and Fenway Park by Steve Kluger
10.The Devil's Punchbowl by Greg Iles
11.Home A Memoir of My Early Years by Julie Andrews
12.The Angels' Game by Charles Ruiz Zafron
Dec 01, 2008 06:20PM

950 50+ Book Challenge (see below for the rest of the list)

1. Mistress of the Vatican by Eleanor Herman
2. A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
3. Living Rich by Spending Smart by Gregory Karp
4. Dashing Through the Snow by Mary and Carol Higgins Clark
5. The Redbird Christmas A Novel by Fannie Flagg
6. Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: A Story about a Daughther and Mother in the Gilded Age by Amanda Mackenzie Stuart
7. Life on Santa Clause Lane by Darrell Bain
8. The Rose of York: Fall from Grace by Sandra Worth
9.The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night by Elizabeth Pantley
10.American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
11.Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr
12.Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
13.Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
14.Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
15.The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
16.The Hour I First Believed by Wally Lamb
17.Dissolution by C.J. Sansom
18.Katherine by Anya Seton
19.The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
20.The Vaccine Book: Making the Right Decision for Your Child by Robert W. Sears
21.Rasputin's Daughter by Robert Alexander
22.Private by Kate Brian
23.Invitation Only by Kate Brian
24.Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
25.The Witch of Portobello by Paulo Coelho
26.How Dogs Think: What the World Looks Like to Them and Why They Act the Way They Do by Stanley Coren
27.Daughters of Spain by Jean Plaidy
28.Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
29.Mistress of Mellwyn by Victoria Holt
30.A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
31.The Five Love Languages: How to Get Heartfelt Commitment from Your Mate by Gary Chapman
32.Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
33.The Yankee Years by Joe Torre & Thomas Verducci
34.The Pearl by John Steinbeck
35.The Graveyard by Neil Gaiman
36.The Geography of Love by Glenda Burgess
37.Peony in Love by Lisa See
38.Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
39.The Imperfect Enjoyment by Dewan W. Gibson
40.Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
41.Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
42.A Reliable Wife by Richard Goolrick
43.Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
44.Leave Me Alone I'm Reading: Finding and Losing Myself in Books by Maureen Corrigan
45.Evita: The Real Life of Eva Peron by Nicolas Fraser
46.Two for the Dough by Janet Evanovich
47.Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

Nov 30, 2008 06:16AM

950 A-Z Author Challenge

A: ANDREWS, Julie; Home: A Memoir of My Early Years
B: BRAY, Libba; A Great and Terrible Beauty
BAIN, Darrell; Life on Santa Claus Lane
BRIAN, Kate; Private
BRIAN, Kate; Invitation Only
BURGESS, Glenda; The Geography of Love
C: COELHO, Paulo; The Witch of Portobello
COREN, Stanley; How Dogs Think: What the World Looks Like to Them and Why They Act the Way They Do
CHAPMAN, Gary; The Five Love Languages
CORRIGAN, Maureen; Leave Me Alone, I'm Reading: Finding and Losing Myself in Books
D: DOERR, Harriet; Stones for Ibarra
E: EVANOVICH, Janelt; Two for the Dough
F: FLAGG, Fannie; The Redbird Christmas: A Novel
FRASER, Nicolas; Evita: The Real Life of Eva Peron
FAI, Pai Kit; The Concubine's Daughter
G: GOODWIN, Doris Kearns; Team of Rivals
GAIMAN, Neil; The Graveyard
GIBSON, Dewan; The Imperfect Enjoyment
GOOLRICK, Richard; A Reliable Wife
GRISHAM, John; An Innocent Man
H: HERMAN, Eleanor; Mistress of the Vatican
HIGGINS Clark, Mary and Carol, Dashing Through the Snow
HOLT, Victoria; Mistress of Mellwyn
I: Iles, Greg; The Devil's Punchbowl
J: JACOBSON, Alan; The 7th Victim
K: KARP, Gregory; Living Rich by Spending Smart
Korelitz, Jean Hanfe; Admission
KLUGER, Stanley; My Most Excellent Year...
L: LAMB, Wally; The Hour I First Believed
LOWRY, Lois; Gathering Blue
LIVESEY, Margot; The House on Fortune Street
LEHANE, Dennis; Shutter Island
M: MOORE, Christopher; A Dirty Job
MEYER, Stephanie; Twilight
N:
O:
P: PANTLEY, Elizabeth; The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night
PLAIDY, Jean; Daughters of Spain
PASTERNAK, Boris; Doctor Zhivago
PATERSON, James; Cross
Q: ESQYUIVEL, Laura; Like Water for Chocolate
R: ROBERTS, Selena; A:Rod: The Many Lives of Alex Rodriquez
S: STUART, Amanda Mackenzie; Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: A Story about a Daughter and Mother in the Gilded Age
SITTENFELD, Curtis; American Wife
STEIN, Garth; The Art of Racing in the Rain
SANSOM, C.J.; Dissolution
SETON, Anya; Katherine
SHAFFER, Mary Ann & Annie Barrows, The Guernsey LIterary and Potato Peel Pie Society
SEARS, Robert W., The Vaccine Book: Making the Right Decision for Your Child
STEINBECK, John; The Pearl
SEE, Lisa; Peony in Love
SEE, Lisa; Shanghai Girls
T: TORRE, Joe & Thomas Verducci; The Yankee Years
U:
V:
W: WORTH, Sandra; The Rose of York: Fall from Grace
WESTERFELD, Scott; Uglies
WESTERFELD, Scott; Pretties
WAUGH, Evelyn; Brideshead Revisted
WHARTON, Edith; Ethan Frome
X: ALEXANDER, Robert; Rasputin's Daughter
Y: YATES, Richard; Revolutionary Road
YOUNG, William P.; The Shack
Z: ZAFRON, Charles Ruiz; The Angels' Game

Nov 30, 2008 06:15AM

950 TITLE CHALLENGE - A - I

I ran out of room in the box so the remainder of the titles for this challenge are below.

A: American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
B: Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
C: Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: A Story about a Daughther and Mother in the Gilded Age by Amanda Mackenzie Stuart
Cross by James Paterson
D: Dashing Through the Snow by Mary and Carol Higgins Clark
Dissolution by C.J. Sansom
Daughters of Spain by Jean Plaidy
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
E: Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
Evita The Real Life of Eva Peron by Nicolas Fraser
F: The Five Love Languages: How to Get Heartfelt Commitment from Your Mate by Gary Chapman
G: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
The Guernsey LIterary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
The Graveyard by Neil Gaiman
The Geography of Love by Glenda Burgess
Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
H: The Hour I First Believed by Wally Lamb
How Dogs Think: What the World Looks Like to Them and Why They Act the Way They Do by Stanley Coren
I: Invitation Only by Kate Brian
The Imperfect Enjoyment by Dewan W. Gibson

Nov 26, 2008 07:03AM

950 Here are the book challenges that I will be striving to meet for one year. It will be difficult, because I will have a new baby, but I'm hopeful that I can still get some reading done.

TNBBC - Seasonal Challenges for One Year
Read 50+ Books In One Year
A-Z Title Challenge
A-Z Author Challenge
Read 20+ Books from TBR/Home Library Shelf
Read 10+ Books from Local Library

*The TNBBC Seasonal Challenges will be tracked at that club site and not here.

This list should be plenty! I'll let you all know how things go.
Nov 18, 2008 05:53AM

950 56.The Abstinence Teacher, by Tom Perrota
Nov 15, 2008 02:39PM

950 55.Your Pregnancy and Birth, by American College of OBGYNs
Nov 15, 2008 02:36PM

950 54.What to Expect When Your Expecting, by Heidi Murkoff
Nov 10, 2008 05:49AM

Nov 02, 2008 06:28PM

950 52. Not Me, by Michael Lavigne
Oct 25, 2008 08:06AM

950 51. Heart-Shaped Box, by Joe Hill
Oct 25, 2008 08:03AM

950 50. This Land is Their Land, by Barbara Ehrenreich
Oct 13, 2008 05:50AM

950 49. Dracula, by Brahm Stoker
Oct 05, 2008 06:03AM

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