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message 1: by Erika (last edited Sep 11, 2012 06:56PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments I Spy Title Challenge 20/25

1. Color:Bitterblue 6/22

2. Number: A Million Suns 2/1

3. Things That Grow: Bloodrose 6/20
4. Four Seasons: A Song for Summer 6/10
5. First Name: Alanna: The First Adventure

6. Places: Above World 5/4
7. Body Part: Another Piece of My Heart 5/3

8. Weapon: The Silver Sword 3/18

9. Body of Water: Overseas

10. Form of Water: Rainshadow Road 4/28

11. Product of Fire: Wildefire 3/2

12. Heavenly Body: Viper Moon 1/14

13. Architecture: castle, house, tower, bridge, gate

14. 5 Senses: sight, sound, touch, scent, taste

15.Royal Title: The Iron King 1/1

16. Family Member: The Iron Daughter 1/10

17. 4 Elements: Firestarter 2/20

18. Time of Day: morning, noon, night, evening, midnight, twilight, dusk, dawn

19. Metal: The Iron Queen 1/10

20. Emotion/Feeling: Redeeming Love 4/2

21. Animal/Insect: White Cat

22. Something to Read: book, tale, story

23. Gender Identifier: More Like Her

24. Paranormal Being: Dragonswood2/22

25. Occupation: doctor, detective, assassin

message 2: by Erika (last edited Jun 20, 2012 05:43PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments String Theory Challenge

Januaryread--Mind Storm intrigued by telekinesis and pyrokinesis.
Februaryread--Firestarter this was a favorite childhood movie
Marchread--(Gov't) cover-up Delirium
Aprilread-lovesick or suffering from a disease Partials
Mayread-Government forced pregnancies-Bumped
Juneread-Young ParentsWentworth Hall
Julyread-Early 1900s or protagonist has to flea from home

message 3: by Erika (last edited Apr 27, 2012 05:35AM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments January "Resolutions" Challenge

Level B 4 Categories

Lose weight: The Iron Daughter by Julie Kagawa 1/10
Exercise more: Hunting Ground by P. Briggs 1/7
Eat better: Enthralled: Paranormal Diversionsby M. Marr and K. Armstrong 1/17
Save money: Viper Moonby Lee Roland1/14
The Iron Daughter (Iron Fey, #2) by Julie Kagawa Viper Moon (Earth Witches, #1) by Lee Roland Hunting Ground (Alpha & Omega, #2) by Patricia Briggs

message 4: by Erika (last edited Jun 22, 2012 02:08PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments New Authors 51/75

1. Lee Roland Viper Moon 1/5
2. Virginia Smith Stuck in the Middle 3 of 5 stars
3. Marybeth Whalen She Makes It Look Easy: A Novel 2/5
4. Catherine Fisher Incarceron 1/5
5.K.M. Ruiz Mind Storm 2/5
6. Nora Roberts The Next Always 1/5
7. Alexandra Potter You're (Not) the One: A Novel 2/5
8. Joshilyn Jackson A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty 2/5
9. Janet Lee Carey Dragonswood 2/5
10. Veronica Rossi Under the Never Sky 3/5
11. Jodi Meadows Incarnate 4/5
12.Karsten Knight Wildefire 1/5
13Lauren Fox Friends Like Us 2/5
14. Lauren Oliver Delirium 3/5
15. Addison Fox Baby It's Cold Outside 2/5
16. Ernessa T. Carter by 32 Candles 3/5
17. Angel Laws Concreteloop.com Presents: Angel's Laws of Blogging: What You Need to Know If You Want to Have a Successful and Profitable Blog 3/5
18. Angela Elwell Hunt The Silver Sword 1/5
19. Rhonda NelsonDouble Dare 3/5
20. Margaret Moore Organize Your Mind, Organize Your Life: Train Your Brain to Get More Done in Less Time1/5
21. Jennifer L. Armentrout Daimon 4/5
22. Gabrielle Zevin All These Things I've Done 3/5
23.Alex Flinn Bewitching 1/5
24.Shannon Hale Princess Academy 1/5
25.Karen Mahoney The Wood Queen2/5
26.Francine Rivers Redeeming Love 2/5
27.Valerie FrankelFour of a Kind: A Novel 3/5
28. Dan Wells Partials 4/5
29.Adriana Trigiani Lucia, Lucia 2/5
30.Marsha Qualey Just Like That 1/5
31.Rebecca Zanetti Claimed 3/5
32. Laurie Halse Anderson Speak 2/5
33.Shmuley Boteach10 Conversations You Need to Have with Yourself: A Powerful Plan for Spiritual Growth and Self-Improvement 2/5
34. Jane Green- Another Piece of My Heart *
35. Jenn Reese- Above World 2/5 **
36. Lori Tharps- Substitute Me ***
37.Susan Beth Pfeffer-Life as We Knew It****
38.Alexandra Whitaker-Leaving Sophie Dean**
39.Anne C. Voorhoeve-My Family for the War***
40.Marissa Meyer-Cinder*****
41.Leah Bobet-Above*
42. Eva IbbotsonA Song for Summer**
43.Wanderlove-Kirsten Hubbard*
44. Richelle Mead-Vampire Academy***
45.Heather Dixon-Entwined**
46.Carolyn MacCullough-Once a Witch**
47.Carrie Vaughn -Steel**
48.Abby Grahame- Wentworth Hall***
49.Ally Carter -Heist Society**
50.Stephanie Hemphill - Sisters of Glass**
51. Anna Banks- Of Poseidon****

message 5: by Erika (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments January "Resolutions" Challenge-Complete

message 6: by Erika (last edited Jun 10, 2012 05:48PM) (new)

message 7: by Johanna (new)

Johanna | 765 comments Have you remembered to check where the authors you´ve read are from for the Around the World Challenge?

message 8: by Brianna (new)

Brianna C (bebecald) | 792 comments Before I put the wrong number in my updated list, I just wanted to check to see if you've finished your February read for the string theory. Just let me know and I'll get it updated!

message 9: by Erika (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments Brianna wrote: "Before I put the wrong number in my updated list, I just wanted to check to see if you've finished your February read for the string theory. Just let me know and I'll get it updated!"
Yes. I just finished it the other day. Thanks for checking.


message 10: by Erika (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments Johanna wrote: "Have you remembered to check where the authors you´ve read are from for the Around the World Challenge?"

They've been mostly Americans so far.


message 11: by Erika (last edited Apr 27, 2012 05:35AM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments February Tickle Me Pink Reads
Going for Steady-4
Firestarter Collectors Edition by Stephen King Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1) by Veronica Rossi The Seed Finding Purpose and Happiness in Life and Work by Jon Gordon Dragonswood by Janet Lee Carey

message 12: by Erika (last edited Mar 18, 2012 04:42PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments March Midterm Mania Mini Challenge:

I'm in for 4

1. I think that the The Hunger Games will be a classic 100 years from now
2. Sociology 101 with Prof. B. Friendly: Friends Like Us 3/4
3. Child Psychology with Prof. U. R. A. Kidd: Delirium 3/3

message 13: by Erika (last edited Mar 21, 2012 02:32PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments March Madness Going for 4

Marathon Delirium 3/4
15-Love Baby It's Cold Outside 3/10
First Round by 32 Candles 3/11

message 14: by Erika (last edited Nov 23, 2012 07:53AM) (new)

message 15: by Erika (last edited Oct 07, 2012 03:32PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments Sub-Genre List

Contemporary-Can I Get An Amen?
Young Adult The Selection
Christian-Redeeming Love
Romantic Comedy

Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers Claimed (Dark Protectors, #2) by Rebecca Zanetti

Mythic - Goddess Boot Camp
Post-Apocalyptic-Life as We Knew It
Romance- Born of Silence
Sword and Sorcery Alanna: The First Adventure
Time-Travel Overseas
Urban Fantasy Biting Cold
Young Adult-Above World

Partials (Partials, #1) by Dan Wells Above World (Above World, #1) by Jenn Reese Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer Goddess Boot Camp (Oh. My. Gods, #2) by Tera Lynn Childs Hunted (Dark Protectors, #3) by Rebecca Zanetti Overseas by Beatriz Williams Alanna The First Adventure (Song of the Lioness, #1) by Tamora Pierce Biting Cold (Chicagoland Vampires, #6) by Chloe Neill Born of Silence (The League, #5) by Sherrilyn Kenyon

message 16: by Erika (last edited Apr 29, 2012 02:36PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments April Showers 4/4

Rainy Day Blues: Listening to my children run and play outside. Their giggles are contagious.

2. Lightning Strike: Redeeming Love 4/2/12

3. Everything's Coming Up Roses:Rainshadow Road 4/28/12

4. Daisy Chain: Half-blood 4/17/12

message 17: by Erika (last edited Apr 29, 2012 02:41PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments 5/5 Report back with how you liked it.

1. Spring is in the Air: Read a book where inclement weather is a part of the plot or read a book in a setting where there's a lot of rain.
2. Spring into Action: Partials****
3. Spring Goes in like a Lion and Out like a Lamb: Fair Game****
4. Spring Break: Read a book set in a college setting, set during spring break or involving a road trip of some kind.
5. The Chicken or the Egg: Read a book that has been turned into a movie which is considered to be a "chick flick".
6. Hen Party: Just Like That*
7. Chicken Out: Lucia, Lucia**
8. Chicken Feed: Speak**

Partials (Partials, #1) by Dan Wells Just Like That by Marsha Qualey Lucia, Lucia by Adriana Trigiani Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson Fair Game (Alpha & Omega, #3) by Patricia Briggs

message 18: by Erika (last edited May 16, 2012 02:39PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments Mom's Mini Challenge
1. Mom's Advice: Substitute Me
2. Book with baby born: Another Piece of My Heart

3.Main protagonist is a mother –Leaving Sophie Dean

4.My favorite flowers are daisies.

Another Piece of My Heart by Jane Green Substitute Me by Lori L. Tharps Leaving Sophie Dean by Alexandra Whitaker

message 19: by Erika (last edited May 31, 2012 04:22PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments May's Challenge
1. WWII-My Family for the War

3. Guatemala Wanderlove

5.Cinder has a secret mission to find the Lunar Princess on Earth.

8.Weapon in it: Above World

message 20: by Erika (last edited Jun 22, 2012 02:12PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments June's Mini Challenge

1. Something old: Steel
2. Something new: Hunted

3. Something borrowed: Heist Society

4. Something blue: Bitterblue

Steel by Carrie Vaughn Hunted (Dark Protectors, #3) by Rebecca Zanetti Heist Society (Heist Society, #1) by Ally Carter Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3) by Kristin Cashore

message 21: by Erika (last edited Jun 21, 2012 04:24PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments June's Monthly Challenge 5/4

1. Summer in title A Song for Summer

2. Great Sacrifice Bloodrose

3. Set during summer Goddess Boot Camp

6. Break social rules Wentworth Hall

8. Job-Glassblowing Sisters of Glass

message 22: by Erika (last edited Jul 24, 2012 08:40PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments July's Mini Challenge

I'm gonna go with Level 3

W White Cat by Holly Black
H Dirty by Megan Hart
I Insurgent by Veronica Roth
T Tempest Unleashed by Tracy Deebs
E Enchanted Ivy by Sarah Beth Durst

Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth Enchanted Ivy by Sarah Beth Durst Tempest Unleashed (Tempest, #2) by Tracy Deebs Dirty by Megan Hart White Cat (Curse Workers, #1) by Holly Black

message 23: by Erika (last edited Aug 01, 2012 07:17PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments Three Cheers-July 5/7

1. Colorful cover-Elemental
2. Independence-Unraveling
4. Fav ice cream-vanilla Red Glove
6. Ruby Red-Bloodlines
7. Adventure-Article 5

Unraveling (Unraveling, #1) by Elizabeth Norris Bloodlines (Bloodlines, #1) by Richelle Mead Article 5 (Article 5, #1) by Kristen Simmons Elemental (Elemental Trilogy, #1) by Emily White Red Glove (Curse Workers #2) by Holly Black

message 25: by Erika (last edited Aug 16, 2012 05:15PM) (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments August Covers Challenge
I am in for 8-Sharpshooter

3.Mostly Blue-Can I Get An Amen?
4. Mostly black-Black Heart
5.Trees-Magic of the Moonlight
8.Mostly purple-Tempest Rising

Tumbleweeds by Leila Meacham Magic of the Moonlight (Full Moon, #2) by Ellen Schreiber Tempest Rising (Jane True, #1) by Nicole Peeler Bitten (Women of the Otherworld, #1) by Kelley Armstrong Black Heart (Curse Workers, #3) by Holly Black Can I Get An Amen? by Sarah Healy

message 26: by Erika (new)

Erika  (ReadingButterfly) | 402 comments September Mini

4. Book about AnimalsTempest's Fury

Tempest's Fury (Jane True, #5) by Nicole Peeler

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