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message 1: by ~Jennifer~ (last edited Sep 24, 2011 07:23PM) (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments description It’s the End of the World (and we like it) Challenge!

Genre: Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic
Time Frame: Challenge ends ONE YEAR from the date started.

How To Participate

1.Decide which challenge level you'll be doing.
2.Create your own post to signup for the challenge. State your level and list your books (or you can fill in the list as you read).
3.When you’ve completed a book rate it, date it, and link the bookcover!


Challenge Levels

1.Easy – Choose 10 books to read
2.Medium – Choose 20 books to read
3.Hard – Choose 30 books to read
4.Hardcore! – Choose 40+ books to read



The Lists (to help you find your books!)

Dystopian

Post-Apocalyptic


message 3: by ~Jennifer~ (last edited Oct 05, 2011 09:06AM) (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments I'm Hardcore - 40 books
Posting as I go!

Start Date - October 1, 2011


message 4: by Sarah (last edited Nov 13, 2012 03:18AM) (new)

Sarah Dizon (sarahd828) | 122 comments It's the End of the World Challenge
Hardcore
Duration: 11.1.11 - 10.31.12
Completed: 22/40

Tentative List:

1.Immortal Rider by Larissa Ione 7.8.12
2.Incarnate by Jodi Meadows 5.30.12
3.The Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
4.Everneath by Brodi Ashton 11.10.12
5.Darker Still by Leanna Renee Hieber*
6.Insurgent by Veronica Roth 7.5.12
7.Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood
8.Delirium by Lauren Oliver 5.29.12
9.Incarceron by Catherine Fisher*
10.Wither by Lauren DeStefano* 8.22.12
11.Birthmarked by Caragh M. O'Brien*
12.Beauty Queens by Libba Bray*
13.Possession by Elana Johnson
14.The Scorch Trials by James Dashner 11.12.12
15.Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood*
16.Enclave by Ann Aguirre 10.31.12
17.Storm Glass by Maria V. Snyder*
18.Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder 7.9.12
19.The Giver by Lois Lowry
20.Awaken by Katie Kacvinsky*
21.All These Things I've Done by Gabrielle Zevin
22.Crossed by Ally Condie
23.Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi*
24.The Pledge by Kimberly Derting*
25.A Million Suns by Beth Revis 5.14.12
26.The Iron Thorn by Caitlin Kittredge*
27.The Death Cure by James Dashner
28.Pure by Julianna Baggott
29.Dust & Decay by Jonathan Maberry 10.31.12
30.Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
31.As I Wake by Elizabeth Scott*
32.The Fox Inheritance by Mary E. Pearson
33.Dark Inside by Jeyn Roberts 3.9.12
34.Unholy Magic by Stacia Kane 3.25.12
35.City of Ghosts by Stacia Kane 3.26.12
36.Sacrificial Magic by Stacia Kane 3.27.12
37.Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin 3.27.12
38.Chasing Magic by Stacia Kane 4.29.12
39.The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa 5.3.12
40.Eternal Lover by Larissa Ione 6.7.12

Possibilities:
1.Sea Glass by Maria V. Snyder
2.Spy Glass by Maria V. Snyder
3.Magic Study by Maria V. Snyder
4.Fire Study by Maria V. Snyder*
5.Dark Inside by Jeyn Roberts 3.9.12
6.Sapphique by Catharine Fisher
7.Numbers by Rachel Ward
8.Rogue Rider by Larissa Ione
9.Lethal Rider by Larissa Ione 11.13.12
10.Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver* 5.30.12
11.Fever by Lauren DeStefano*
12.The Unnaturalists by Tiffany 10.12.12

*own **pre-ordered


message 5: by Alana ~ The Book Pimp (last edited Oct 12, 2011 12:16PM) (new)

Alana ~ The Book Pimp (LoonyAlana) | 170 comments I'll sign up for easy....


1. The Hunger Games
2. Wither
3. The Forest of Hands and Teeth
4. Under the Dome
5. Gone
6. The Chaos (Numbers #2)
7. Poison Study
8. Anna to the Infinite Power
9. Across the Universe
10. Rot & Ruin
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1) by Lauren DeStefano The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1) by Carrie Ryan Under the Dome by Stephen King Gone (Gone, #1) by Michael  Grant The Chaos  (Numbers, #2) by Rachel Ward Poison Study (Study, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Anna to the Infinite Power by Mildred Ames Across the Universe (Across the Universe, #1) by Beth Revis Rot & Ruin (Benny Imura, #1) by Jonathan Maberry


message 6: by Cindy (last edited Mar 27, 2012 03:01PM) (new)

Cindy  (yingyingxo) | 169 comments •It’s the End of the World (and we like it) Challenge!•
Time Frame: 1.1.2012 - 12.31.2012


Level: Easy
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description The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
description Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
description Feed by Mira Grant
description The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
description Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder
description Inside Out by Maria V. Snyder
description The Host by Stephenie Meyer
description Awaken by Katie Kacvinsky
description 1984 by George Orwell
description Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Catching Fire (Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins Feed (Newsflesh Trilogy #1) by Mira Grant The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1) by Carrie Ryan Poison Study (Study, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Inside Out (Insider, #1) by Maria V. Snyder The Host (The Host, #1) by Stephenie Meyer Awaken (Awaken, #1) by Katie Kacvinsky 1984 by George Orwell Warm Bodies  A Novel by Isaac Marion


message 7: by Laura (last edited Sep 04, 2012 06:03AM) (new)

Laura | 287 comments i love this challenge so im in :)

07.10.11-07.10.12

i will go with Hard

11/30

1. Misery 15.10.11
2. Birthmarked 07.12.11
3. 'Salem's Lot 07.10.11
4. Boneshaker 24.01.12
5. Matched 30.03.12
6. The Iron Thorn 06.04.12
7. The Reapers Are the Angels 29.04.12
8. Aftertime 14.05.12
9. Rebirth 10.06.12
10. Allison Hewitt Is Trapped 20.07.12
11. Kings of the Dead 04.05
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Misery by Stephen KingBirthmarked (Birthmarked, #1) by Caragh M. O'Brien'Salem's Lot by Stephen KingBoneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1) by Cherie PriestMatched (Matched, #1) by Ally CondieThe Iron Thorn (Iron Codex, #1) by Caitlin KittredgeThe Reapers Are the Angels (Reapers, #1) by Alden BellAftertime (Aftertime, #1) by Sophie LittlefieldRebirth (Aftertime, #2) by Sophie LittlefieldAllison Hewitt Is Trapped (Zombie, #1) by Madeleine RouxKings of the Dead by Tony Faville



message 9: by Paris, Beach Burned (last edited Sep 23, 2012 02:37PM) (new)

Paris (PAH13) | 3258 comments Mod
It’s the End of the World (and we like it) Challenge
Duration: October 2, 2011 - October 2, 2012
Level: Easy
10/10 Complete

1. Nightfall by Ellen Connnor - ♥♥♥♥ - 10/18/11
2. Midnight by Ellen Connor - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/3/11
3. Daybreak by Ellen Connor - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 2/4/12
4. Crossed by Ally Condie - ♥♥♥♥ - 1/15/12
5. Horizon by Sophie Littlefield - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 3/23/12
6. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi - ♥♥♥ - 3/3/12
7. Partials by Dan Wells - ♥♥♥♥ - 6/25/12
8. Insurgent by Veronica Roth - ♥♥♥♥ - 6/23/12
9. Angelfall by Susan Ee - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 8/18/12
10. Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 12/11/11


message 10: by Cortney (last edited Dec 27, 2011 01:48PM) (new)

Cortney (themaskedreader) I'm in. Hardcore! 10/1/11-10/1/12
(10/40 completed)

1. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins; 10/2/11; 4 stars
2. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins; 10/22/11; 2 stars
3. Darkfever by Karen Moning; 10/9/11; 3 stars
4. Bloodfever by Karen Moning; 10/10/11; 4 stars
5. Faefever by Karen Moning; 10/11/11; 4 stars
6. Dreamfever by Karen Moning; 10/12/11; 4.5 stars
7. Shadowfever by Karen Moning; 10/13/11; 5 stars
8. When She Woke by Hillary Jordan; 10/21/11; 4 stars
9. Angelfall by Susan Ee; 10/27/11; 4.5 stars
10. Tankborn by Karen Sandler; 11/30/11; 3 stars
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Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) by Suzanne Collins Darkfever (Fever, #1) by Karen Marie Moning Bloodfever (Fever, #2) by Karen Marie Moning Faefever (Fever, #3) by Karen Marie Moning Dreamfever (Fever, #4) by Karen Marie Moning Shadowfever (Fever, #5) by Karen Marie Moning When She Woke by Hillary Jordan Tankborn by Karen Sandler Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee


message 11: by ~Jennifer~ (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments Don't forget to update your Start Date!


message 12: by Alison (new)

Alison (GlimmeringGirly) 'THE CHALLENGE FACTORY' IT'S THE END OF THE WORLD (AND WE LIKE IT) CHALLENGE!
Duration: 03/10/11 - 03/10/12
EASY 0/10

1)The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
2)Birthmarked by Caragh M. O'Brien
3)Dune by Frank Herbert
4)The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
5)Wither by Lauren DeStefano
6)Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
7)Divergent by Veronica Roth
8)Blood Red Road by Moira Young
9)Legend by Marie Lu
10)Enclave by Ann Aguirre


❥☪LIZZ NEILL☪❥ | 33 comments I might try this one I will let yall know


message 14: by Cortney (new)

Cortney (themaskedreader) Update
1/10 completed
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins


message 15: by Arlene (last edited Dec 31, 2012 04:33PM) (new)

Arlene Mullen (ammullen02) | 91 comments It's the End of the World (and we like it)
Duration: Oct 10, 2011 - Oct 9, 2012
Medium 8/20

1.The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
2.A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
3.Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
4.Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
5.Divergent by Veronica Roth
6.Gathering Blue by Lois Lowery
7.Messenger by Lois Lowery
8.Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
9.The Host by Stephenie Meyer
10.Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead
11.Graceling by Kristin Cashore
12.Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
13.The book thief by Markus Zusak
14.The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong
15.A Great & Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
16.Frostbite by Richelle Mead
17.Shadow Kiss by Richelle Mead
18.Blue Bloods by Melissa de la Cruz
19.Jessica's Guide to dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey
20.Unwind by Neal Shusterman


❥☪LIZZ NEILL☪❥ | 33 comments I will do this challenge I will start off easy and work up from there


message 17: by ~Jennifer~ (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments Updated participants list to include links to your original list.


message 18: by Dani (last edited Jul 18, 2012 09:22AM) (new)

Dani What the heck. I'll take the easy list. Start date 10/25/11 -10/24/12

16/10 complete

1. World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War ☻☻☻☻ 10/31/11
2. The City of Ember ☻☻ 11/2/11
3. A Clockwork Orange
4. Animal Farm ☻☻☻ 2/18/12
5. A Brave New World☻☻☻ 3/22/12
6. 1984♦♦♦ 2/12/12
7. Farenheit 451☻☻☻☻ 3/8/12
8. The Stand☻☻☻☻ 12/3/11
9. Divergent ♦♦♦♦ 2/1/12
10. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ☻☻☻☻ 7/5/12
11. Wool 1 ☻☻☻☻☻ 3/4/12
12. Wool 2 ☻☻☻☻ 3/26/12
13. Wool 3 ☻☻☻☻ 4/9/12
14. Wool 4 ☻☻☻☻ 4/11/12
15. Wool 5 ☻☻☻☻☻ 4/12/12
16. Uglies☻☻ 3/15/12
17. Oryx and Crake ☻☻☻☻☻ 3/5/12
18. The Wind Through the Keyhole 4/30/12 ☻☻☻
19. Insurgent ☻☻ 5/8/12

Alternatives:
The Handmaid's Tale
The Knife of Never Letting Go

World War Z  An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks The City of Ember (Book of Ember, #1) by Jeanne DuPrau The Stand by Stephen King Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth 1984 by George Orwell Animal Farm by George Orwell Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury Brave New World by Aldous Huxley Wool by Hugh Howey Wool 2  Proper Gauge by Hugh Howey Wool 3  Casting Off by Hugh Howey Wool 4  The Unraveling by Hugh Howey Wool 5  The Stranded by Hugh Howey Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam Trilogy, #1) by Margaret Atwood Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld The Wind Through the Keyhole  A Dark Tower Novel by Stephen King Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide, #1) by Douglas Adams


message 19: by Amanda (last edited Nov 07, 2011 08:25PM) (new)

Amanda Ingley I'm in! I'm going to start with easy, but I'm sure it will get bumped up.



Time Frame: October 10, 2011 - October 09, 2012
Level: Hard (tentative)

6/40+

1. The Children of Men
2. A Canticle for Leibowitz
3. The Postman
4. The World Without Us
5. Uglies - Oct 12, 2011 **
6. Pretties - Oct 14, 2011 **
7. Specials - Oct 17, 2011 **
8. Extras - Nov 6, 2011 **
9. World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War (reread)
10. The City of Ember - Nov 3, 2011 ***
11. Unwind
12. Life As We Knew It
13. The Knife of Never Letting Go - Nov 7, 2011
14. Ship Breaker
15. The Maze Runner
16. The Ask and the Answer
17. Monsters of Men
18. The People of Sparks
19. The Prophet of Yonwood
20. The Diamond of Darkhold


The Children of Men by P.D. James A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr. The Postman by David Brin The World Without Us by Alan Weisman Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld Pretties (Uglies, #2) by Scott Westerfeld Specials (Uglies, #3) by Scott Westerfeld Extras (Uglies, #4) by Scott Westerfeld World War Z  An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks The City of Ember (Books of Ember, #1) by Jeanne DuPrau
Unwind (Unwind, #1) by Neal Shusterman Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1) by Patrick Ness Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker, #1) by Paolo Bacigalupi The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking, #2) by Patrick Ness Monsters of Men (Chaos Walking, #3) by Patrick Ness The People of Sparks (Books of Ember, #2) by Jeanne DuPrau The Prophet of Yonwood (Books of Ember, #3) by Jeanne DuPrau The Diamond of Darkhold (Books of Ember, #4) by Jeanne DuPrau


❥☪LIZZ NEILL☪❥ | 33 comments Duration: October 1st 2011 - September 30th 2012
Easy
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1: The Hunger Games 10/10
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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins


message 21: by Suzy (new)

Suzy (Suzzel) | 3 comments Ooohhh I like this challenge... It's going to take me a bit to choose but I'm in!
I'm going to say Easy for now.


message 22: by Cortney (new)

Cortney (themaskedreader) I'm going to move up to Hardcore. (6/40 completed)


message 23: by Aleksandra (last edited Jun 30, 2012 05:39PM) (new)

Aleksandra (spalkiry) | 38 comments Joining for easy. Gonna update for the last two books and the starting date.

6/10 complete

1. 1984 - **** 08/12/11
2. The Trial 03/02/2012 *
3. Slaughterhouse-Five 18/05/2012 ***
4. Cat's Cradle
5. Player Piano
6. Catch-22 26/02/2012 *****
7. Franz Kafka's The Castle *
8. The Glass Bead Game
9. V for Vendetta 28/06/2012 *****
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1984 by George Orwell The Trial by Franz Kafka Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut Franz Kafka's The Castle (Dramatization) by David Fishelson Catch-22 by Joseph Heller The Glass Bead Game by Hermann Hesse V for Vendetta by Alan Moore


message 24: by Deborah (last edited Oct 04, 2012 07:06PM) (new)


message 25: by Chantaal (last edited Dec 17, 2011 07:43PM) (new)

Chantaal (strongpieces) Medium for now, though I'll probably switch to Hard eventually.

Start date: 10/17/11
Complete: 5/20

1. Feed
2. Unwind
3. Pretties
4. Warm Bodies
5. Hollowland
6. Eve - 11/30 ★★★
7. Tomorrow, When the War Began
8. The Passage
9. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
10. The Children of Men
11. The Knife of Never Letting Go - 11/26 ★★★★
12. Gone
13. Delirium - 12/10 ★★★★
14. Inside Out
15. Wither - 12/16 ★★★
16. The Forest of Hands and Teeth
17. Birthmarked
18. XVI
19. Bumped
20. Across the Universe - 12/5 ★★★1/2


message 26: by Karoline (new)

Karoline (Trollkaro) I'm in ^^

It'sTheEndOfTheWorld(AndWeLikeIt)Challenge!
Time Frame: November 15, 2011 - November 14, 2012.
Level: Hardcore!, 40+ books.
Progress: Not started 0/40

TheBooks
1984 by George Orwell


message 27: by ~Jennifer~ (last edited Oct 17, 2011 08:00AM) (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments Updated participants list on 10/17


message 28: by Vicky (last edited Aug 09, 2012 08:18PM) (new)

Vicky (vnorthw) It's the End of the World (and We Like It)
Time Frame: 9.1.12 - 8.31.12
Level: Medium (20 Books)
Last Update: 8.9.12
Completed: 0/20


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message 29: by Edward (new)

Edward Creter (httpwwwedcoolcom) | 7 comments I hope you like Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?, the book thatbecame, for better for worse, my all-time fave--BLADE RUNNER! Did you see the movie? Did you like it? Let me know 'cos I have a lotta fond memories to share of that film!!!


message 30: by Shy The WidowMaker (last edited Sep 18, 2012 01:28PM) (new)

Shy The WidowMaker (booklovingmama) | 410 comments 10/10 Completed. Challenege Finished

Im in for Easy. I am starting October 24th, 2011.

1. The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Finished 10/26/11
2. The Glimpse by Claire Merle Finished 7/1/12
3. Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1) by Tahereh Mafi Finished 7/8/12
4. The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, #1) by Julie Kagawa Finished 4/24/12
5. Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth Finished 11/11
6. Dearly, Departed (Gone With the Respiration, #1) by Lia Habel Finished 2/12
7. Circus Summer by Kailin Gow Finished 7/7/12
8. Thumped (Bumped, #2) by Megan McCafferty Finished 9/14/12
9. Chosen Ones (The Lost Souls, #1) by Tiffany Truitt Finished 8/12/12
10. Bumped (Bumped, #1) by Megan McCaffertyFinished 11/29/11


message 31: by wfpoppet (new)

wfpoppet Are rereads allowed? I want to try and read as many new-to-me books as possible, but I see several on the list from pre-university days that I've been wanting to read again as an adult.


message 32: by ~Jennifer~ (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments For this one, re-reads are allowed!


message 33: by ~Melissa~ (new)

~Melissa~ | 3386 comments I'm in for hard (30) - list here to follow
Start 11/1/2011 ~ 10/31/2012


message 34: by Turtlecollector (last edited Dec 31, 2012 10:16AM) (new)

Turtlecollector | 876 comments Start: Jan 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012
Level: Medium
Completed: 20/20


1. Uglies by Scott Westerfeld 5/14/12 ♥♥♥
2. Pretties by Scott Westerfeld 10/30/12 3♥
3. Specialsby Scott Westerfeld 12/28/12 3♥
4. Delirium by Lauren Oliver 2/22/12 ♥♥♥♥
5. Gone by Michael Grant 3/18/12 ♥♥♥
6. Divergent by Veronica Roth 3/13/12 ♥♥♥♥
7. The Angel Experiment by James Patterson 2/3/12 ♥♥♥
8. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro 2/13/12 ♥♥
9. The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau 11/4/12 3♥
10. The Maze Runner by James Dashner 10/6/12 3♥
11. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner 11/5/12 4♥
12. The Death Cure by James Dashner 12/31/12 4♥
13. Insurgent by Veronica Roth 7/5/12 4♥
14. Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver 4/29/12 ♥♥♥♥
15. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 3/18/12 ♥♥
16. Matched by Ally Condie 1/13/12 ♥♥♥♥
17. Crossed by Ally Condie 4/27/12 ♥♥♥♥
18. Reached by Ally Condie 11/28/12 4♥
19. The People of Sparks by Jeanne DuPrau 12/16/12 3♥
20. The Prophet of Yonwood by Jeanne DuPrau 12/30/12 2♥


message 35: by wfpoppet (last edited Dec 10, 2012 12:38PM) (new)

wfpoppet I am so stinkin' excited about this challenge! I wish I didn't have so much schoolwork to get done before the end of the semester so I could go ahead and begin!

Hardcore
25 December 2011 - 24 December 2012
13/40

1. 1984
2. Alas, Babylon
3. Animal Farm 8 November 2012 ☂☂☂☂
4. Anthem 28 October 2012 ☂☂☂☂☂
5. The Bar Code Tattoo
6. Birthmarked
7. Blindness
8. Brave New World
9. The Children of Men
10. Children of the Dust
11. The Chrysalids
12. The City of Ember 27 December 2011 ☂☂☂
13. The City, Not Long After
14. Crossed 23 August 2012 ☂☂
15. Divergent 31 October 2012 ☂☂☂☂
16. Earth Abides
17. Fahrenheit 451
18. Genesis
19. The Handmaid's Tale
20. The House of the Scorpion
21. Idlewild 21 April 2012 ☂☂☂☂
22. Insurgent 18 November 2012 ☂☂☂☂
22. The Knife of Never Letting Go
23. Land under England
24. Life As We Knew It 22 November 2012 ☂☂
25. Lord of the Flies
26. Matched 17 June 2012 ☂☂☂
27. The Maze Runner 23 March 2012 ☂☂☂
28. Never Let Me Go 9 December 2012 ☂☂☂
29. One Second After
30. Oryx and Crake
31. The Passage
32. The Postman
33. Prophets of the Ghost Ants
34. Riddley Walker
35. The Road
36. The Scorch Trials 6 April 2012 ☂☂
37. The Things That Keep Us Here
38. The Time Machine
39. The Unit
40. Unwind 11 January 2012 ☂☂☂☂☂
41. V for Vendetta
42. We
43. Z for Zachariah

May make changes to the original list depending on availability of books and opinion of series.

Btw, does anyone else have R.E.M. running through her/his head every time she/he sees the title of this challenge? ☺

The City of Ember (Book of Ember, #1) by Jeanne DuPrau Unwind (Unwind, #1) by Neal Shusterman The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2) by James Dashner Idlewild by Nick Sagan Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie Crossed (Matched, #2) by Ally Condie Anthem by Ayn Rand Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth Animal Farm by George Orwell Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro


message 36: by Amanda (new)

Amanda Ingley Switched to hard. :)


message 37: by Denise, Beach Babe (last edited Dec 03, 2012 04:43PM) (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 1385 comments Mod
Sign me up! :) I'll go with easy level for now, may upgrade depending on how I get on with all the other challenges I've already signed up for. :)

It’s the End of the World (and we like it) Challenge
Time Frame:
01 December 2011 - 30 November 2012
Level: Hardcore
Completed: 45/45 (Finished: 29 November 2012)

1. Delirium by Lauren Oliver (08 Feb 2012) ♥♥♥♥
2. Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver (19 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
3. Blood Red Road by Moira Young (03 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
4. The Maze Runner by James Dashner (05 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
5. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner (07 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
6. The Death Cure by James Dashner (09 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
7. Enclave by Ann Aguirre (19 Dec 2011) ♥♥♥♥♥
8. Outpost by Ann Aguirre (22 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
9. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer (18 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
10. The Dead and the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer (22 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
11. This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer (16 Nov 2012) ♥♥
12. Inside Out by Maria V. Snyder (20 Dec 2011) ♥♥♥♥
13. Outside In by Maria V. Snyder (17 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
14. Hollowmen by Amanda Hocking (03 Apr 2012) ♥♥♥♥
15. Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi (01 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
16. Matched by Ally Condie (01 Jan 2012) ♥♥♥
17. Crossed by Ally Condie (03 May 2012) ♥♥♥♥
18. Insurgent by Veronica Roth (10 Jul 2012) ♥♥♥♥
19. XVI by Julia Karr (02 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥
20. Gone by Michael Grant (02 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥
21. Hunger by Michael Grant (11 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥
22. Lies by Michael Grant (12 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥
23. Plague by Michael Grant (20 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥
24. Fear by Michael Grant (28 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥
25. Uglies by Scott Westerfeld (08 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥♥
26. Pretties by Scott Westerfeld (29 Jul 2012) ♥♥♥♥
27. Specials by Scott Westerfeld (21 Aug 2012) ♥♥♥♥
28. Extras by Scott Westerfeld (23 Aug 2012) ♥♥♥
29. Unwind by Neal Shusterman (20 Aug 2012) ♥♥♥♥
30. Unwholly by Neal Shusterman (29 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
31. Wither by Lauren DeStefano (07 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥♥
32. Fever by Lauren DeStefano (08 Jul 2012) ♥♥♥♥
33. The Testament of Jessie Lamb by Jane Rogers (10 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥♥
34. Dark Inside by Jeyn Roberts (10 May 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
35. Rage Within by Jeyn Roberts (28 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
36. Across the Universe by Beth Revis (23 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥♥
37. A Million Suns by Beth Revis (29 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
38. The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan (24 May 2012) ♥♥♥♥
39. The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan (25 May 2012) ♥♥♥♥
40. The Dark and Hollow Places by Carrie Ryan (11 Jul 2012) ♥♥♥♥
41. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi (20 Jun 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
42. The Selection by Kiera Cass (08 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
43. Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick (23 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
44. Partials by Dan Wells (20 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
45. Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin (07 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥

Delirium (Delirium, #1) by Lauren Oliver Pandemonium (Delirium, #2) by Lauren Oliver Blood Red Road (Dust Lands, #1) by Moira Young The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2) by James Dashner The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3) by James Dashner Enclave (Razorland, #1) by Ann Aguirre Outpost (Razorland, #2) by Ann Aguirre Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer The Dead and the Gone (Last Survivors, #2) by Susan Beth Pfeffer This World We Live In (Last Survivors, #3) by Susan Beth Pfeffer Inside Out (Insider, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Outside In (Insider, #2) by Maria V. Snyder Hollowmen (The Hollows, #2) by Amanda Hocking Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1) by Tahereh Mafi Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie Crossed (Matched, #2) by Ally Condie Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth XVI (XVI, #1) by Julia Karr Gone (Gone, #1) by Michael  Grant Hunger (Gone, #2) by Michael  Grant Lies (Gone, #3) by Michael  Grant Plague (Gone, #4) by Michael  Grant Fear (Gone, #5) by Michael  Grant Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld Pretties (Uglies, #2) by Scott Westerfeld Specials (Uglies, #3) by Scott Westerfeld Extras (Uglies, #4) by Scott Westerfeld Unwind (Unwind, #1) by Neal Shusterman UnWholly (Unwind, #2) by Neal Shusterman Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1) by Lauren DeStefano Fever (The Chemical Garden, #2) by Lauren DeStefano The Testament of Jessie Lamb by Jane Rogers Dark Inside (Dark Inside, #1) by Jeyn Roberts Rage Within (Dark Inside, #2) by Jeyn Roberts Across the Universe (Across the Universe, #1) by Beth Revis A Million Suns (Across the Universe, #2) by Beth Revis The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1) by Carrie Ryan The Dead-Tossed Waves (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #2) by Carrie Ryan The Dark and Hollow Places (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #3) by Carrie Ryan Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1) by Veronica Rossi The Selection (The Selection, #1) by Kiera Cass Ashes (Ashes Trilogy, #1) by Ilsa J. Bick Partials (Partials, #1) by Dan Wells Masque of the Red Death (Masque of the Red Death, #1) by Bethany Griffin



message 38: by Danie (new)

Danie (heyydanie) Oh, I'm definitely in!!! My favorite genre! I'll do the medium level, posting as I go. Start date, today. End date 11.15.2012


message 39: by Sanz (new)

Sanz | 26 comments Time Frame: 01 Dec '11 - 30 Nov '12
Level: Easy (will upgrade as the year progresses)

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message 40: by Gen (new)

Gen (Gen454) | 37 comments It's the End of the World (and We Like It) Challenge
January 1 - December 31, 2012


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1. Ashfall by Mike Mullin
2. Ashen Winter by Mike Mullin
3. Dearly, Departed by Lia Habel
4. Dearly, Beloved by Lia Habel
5. Eve by Anna Carey
6. Once by Anna Carey
7. The Kill Order by James Dashner
8. The Maze Runner by James Dashner
9. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
10. The Death Cure by James Dashner
11. Seed by Rob Ziegler
12. Hollowland by Amanda Hocking
13. Hollowmen by Amanda Hocking
14. Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody
15. The Farseekers by Isobelle Carmody
16. Ashling by Isobelle Carmody
17. The Keeping Place by Isobelle Carmody
18. Wavesong by Isobelle Carmody
19. The Stone Key by Isobelle Carmody
20. The Sending by Isobelle Carmody
21. The Red Queen by Isobelle Carmody
22. Birthmarked by Caragh M. O'Brien
23. Tortured by Caragh M. O'Brien
24. Prized by Caragh M. O'Brien
25. Promised by Caragh M. O'Brien
26. Matched by Ally Condie
27. Crossed by Ally Condie
28. Matched Book 3 by Ally Condie
29. Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres
30. Angel Arias by Marianne de Pierres
31. Blaze Dark by Marianne de Pierres
32. Scored by Lauren McLaughlin
33. The New World by Patrick Ness
34. The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
35. The Ask and the Answer by Patrick Ness
36. Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness
37. Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick
38. Shadows by Ilsa J. Bick
39. Deadline by Mira Grant
40. Blackout by Mira Grant

Ashfall (Ashfall, #1) by Mike Mullin Ashen Winter (Ashfall, #2) by Mike Mullin Dearly, Departed (Gone With the Respiration, #1) by Lia Habel Dearly, Beloved (Gone With the Respiration #2) by Lia Habel Eve (Eve, #1) by Anna Carey Once (Eve, #2) by Anna Carey The Kill Order (Maze Runner, #0.5) by James Dashner The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2) by James Dashner The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3) by James Dashner Seed by Rob Ziegler Hollowland by Amanda Hocking Hollowmen (The Hollows, #2) by Amanda Hocking Obernewtyn (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #1) by Isobelle Carmody The Farseekers (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #2) by Isobelle Carmody Ashling (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #3) by Isobelle Carmody The Keeping Place (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #4) by Isobelle Carmody Wavesong (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #5) by Isobelle Carmody The Stone Key (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #5) by Isobelle Carmody The Sending (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #6) by Isobelle Carmody The Red Queen (The Obernewtyn Chronicles, #8) by Isobelle Carmody Birthmarked (Birthmarked #1) by Caragh M. O'Brien Tortured (Birthmarked, #1.5) by Caragh M. O'Brien Prized (Birthmarked, #2) by Caragh M. O'Brien Promised (Birthmarked, #3) by Caragh M. O'Brien Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie Crossed (Matched, #2) by Ally Condie Matched Book 3 by Ally Condie Burn Bright (Night Creatures, #1) by Marianne de Pierres Angel Arias (Night Creatures, #2) by Marianne de Pierres Blaze Dark (Night Creatures, #3) by Marianne de Pierres Scored by Lauren McLaughlin The New World (Chaos Walking, #0.5) by Patrick Ness The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1) by Patrick Ness The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking, #2) by Patrick Ness Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness Ashes (Ashes Trilogy, #1) by Ilsa J. Bick Shadows (Ashes Trilogy, #2) by Ilsa J. Bick Deadline (Newsflesh Trilogy, #2) by Mira Grant Blackout (Newsflesh Trilogy, #3) by Mira Grant


message 41: by Traci ~Vohrtex~ (last edited Dec 03, 2011 11:22PM) (new)

Traci   ~Vohrtex~ | 1 comments I will sign up for easy... for now. Here is what I came up with...

Its the end of the world ~and I love it~!
{JAN 1 2012~ DEC 31 2012}

1.World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
2.The Forest of Hands and Teeth
3.Life As We Knew It
4.The Dead and the Gone
5.This World We Live In
6.Uglies
7.Pretties
8.Specials
9.Extras
10.Divergent
World War Z  An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max BrooksThe Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1) by Carrie RyanLife As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth PfefferThe Dead and the Gone (Last Survivors, #2) by Susan Beth PfefferThis World We Live In (Last Survivors, #3) by Susan Beth PfefferUglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott WesterfeldPretties (Uglies, #2) by Scott WesterfeldSpecials (Uglies, #3) by Scott WesterfeldExtras (Uglies, #4) by Scott WesterfeldDivergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth



message 42: by Aleksandra (last edited Dec 08, 2011 05:14PM) (new)

Aleksandra (spalkiry) | 38 comments 1/10 complete, and as it turns out - a relly good one :)!

@ wfpoppet - I just love how you made the challenge alphabetical!


message 43: by Cortney (new)

Cortney (themaskedreader) Update: 9/40 complete.


message 44: by Chrissi (new)

Chrissi (Lilabella) | 1 comments This is a very nice one :)

It’s the End of the World (and we like it) Challenge!
Starting with MEDIUM but I'll probably upgrade later.
My Duration: January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2012

I will be posting as I go.


message 46: by ~Jennifer~ (new)

~Jennifer~ (Book_Addiction) | 1039 comments If I've missed adding one to the list or any updates let me know. (If you updated your original list and didn't add a little 3/4 or whatever note at the bottom I probably didn't add it today. The small child is driving me batty. ☺)


message 47: by wfpoppet (new)

wfpoppet Aleksandra wrote: "1/10 complete, and as it turns out - a relly good one :)!

@ wfpoppet - I just love how you made the challenge alphabetical!"


Ha, I'm a bit compulsive when it comes to visual organization. Not that the current chaos that is my bedroom would attest to that... ☺


message 48: by Turtlecollector (new)

Turtlecollector | 876 comments When I clicked on my name to find my post faster, it led me to my comments not my post. Also, my start date stays the same, but I increased my level to Medium - 20 books.


message 49: by Chantaal (new)

Chantaal (strongpieces) 5/20 down, getting a good pace going here. :)


message 50: by Denise, Beach Babe (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 1385 comments Mod
Finally got started on this one. :) 1/10 complete


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