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message 2: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 07:15AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments COMPLETE
Dystopia
Level 4: Leader (19+ books)
1. Pandemonium
2. What's Left of Me
3. The Selection
4. Shatter Me
5. Wither
6. Reached
7. Requiem
8. Mila 2.0
9. Level 2
10. Sneak
11. The Elite
12. Icons
13. Masque of the Red Death
14. Scarlet
15. Reached
16. Life First ✔
17. Parasite ✔
18. Allegiant ✔
19. Ender's Game ✔

COMPLETE
Debut Author
Target: 12 books
1. Splintered
2. Mila 2.0
3. The S-Word
4. Geek Girl
5. The Emerald Tablet
6. Dance of Shadows
7. Level 2
8. Amity & Sorrow: A Novel
9. The Forgotten Ones
10. Ink
11. If You Could Be Mine
12. The Submissive
13. The Bookstore
14. Life First


Why Buy the Cow Challenge
Level: Coupon Clipper (12 books)
1. The Homecoming Masquerade
2. Through the Looking Glass
3. Shatter Me
4. Scarlette
5. Level 2
6. Existence
7. Hot Secrets ✔
8. Hush, Hush ✔


message 3: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:32AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments Seriously Series

COMPLETE
Series started before 2013: Seriously Serious (7-12 series)
1. A song of Ice and Fire
A Dance with Dragons: After the Feast
2. Delirium
- Pandemonium
- Requiem
3. Matched
- Reached
4. Women of the Otherworld
- Broken
5. The Rain Wild Chronicles
- Blood of Dragons
6. Conqueror
- Conqueror
7. The Southern Vampire Mysteries
- Deadlocked
- Dead Ever After
8. Lunar Chronicles
- Scarlet
9. The Mortal Instruments
- City of Lost Souls
10. Divergent
- Allegiant
11. Pushing the Limits
- Dare You To

COMPLETE
Series started in 2013: Seriously Spectacular Series Star (18+ series)
1. The Hybrid Chronicles
- What's Left of Me
2. Tales of the Underlight
- How Beauty Met the Beast
3. Chocolate Lovers
- Seduction and Snacks
4. Dance of Shadows
- Dance of Shadows
5. Shatter Me
- Shatter Me
6. Caster Chronicles
- Beautiful Creatures
7. Splintered
- Splintered
8. Legends of Amun Ra
- The Emerald Tablet
9. Crossfire
- Bared to You
10. Losing It
- Losing It
11. Enslaved Trilogy
- Enslaved
- Enamored
12. Girls Wearing Black
- The Homecoming Masquerade
13. The Selection
- The Selection
- The Elite
14. The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein
- This Dark Endeavor
15. MILA 2.0
- Mila 2.0
16. The Chemical Garden
- Wither
17. Wicked Play
- Bonds of Trust
- Bonds of Need
18. The Memory Chronicles
- Level 2
19. The Fifth Wave
The 5th Wave
20. Existence
Existence
21. Icons
Icons

Series Re-reads: Semi Serious (1-6 series)


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message 6: by Faith (last edited Oct 27, 2013 03:10AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments Book Blogger Recommendation
Level I: 5 books from the 2012 list


A-Z Challenge
Target: 26 books
A. Amity & Sorrow ✔
B. Bonds of Trust
C. City of Lost Souls ✔
D. Deadlocked ✔
E. Enamoured ✔
F. Frankenstein ✔
G.
H. How Beauty Met the Beast✔ / Hysteria
I. Icons ✔
J.
K.
L. Level 2 ✔
M. Mila 2.0 ✔
N.
O.
P. Parasite ✔
Q.
R. Requiem ✔
S. Spirit of Lost Angels ✔
T. The Elite ✔
U.
V.
W. What's Left of Me
X.
Y.
Z.


message 7: by Faith (last edited Sep 22, 2013 04:31AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments Literary Exploration
Level: Easy (12 different genres)
1. Classics - Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
2. Fantasy - The Emerald Tablet
3. Graphic Novels
4. Historical Fiction - Spirit of Lost Angels
5. Horror - Coraline
6. Literary Fiction - The First Rule of Swimming
7. Mystery - A Plain Scandal
8. Non Fiction - Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo
9. Romance - Bared to You
10. Science Fiction - What's Left of Me
11. Thriller
12. Young Adult - Hysteria

Mount TBR
Level: Pike's Peak: 12 TBR books
1. Pandemonium
2. Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
3. Seduction and Snacks
4. Beautiful Creatures
5. The Casual Vacancy
6. Bared to You
7. Frankenstein ✔


message 8: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:34AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments COMPLETE
Pyramid Series
Target: 10 books

5th in a series: A Dance with Dragons After the Feast (A Song of Ice and Fire #5, Part 2 of 2) by George R.R. Martin
4th in a series: Blood of Dragons (Rain Wild Chronicles, #4) by Robin Hobb Bonds of Hope (Wicked Play, #4) by Lynda Aicher

3rd in a series: Requiem (Delirium, #3) by Lauren Oliver Reached (Matched, #3) by Ally Condie Revealing Us (Inside Out, #3) by Lisa Renee Jones

2nd in a series: Pandemonium (Delirium, #2) by Lauren Oliver Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2) by Sarah J. Maas Sneak (Swipe, #2) by Evan Angler Enamored Book Two in the Enslaved Trilogy (Enslaved Trilogy, #2) by Shoshanna Evers

1st in a series: What's Left of Me (The Hybrid Chronicles, #1) by Kat Zhang Beautiful Creatures (Caster Chronicles, #1) by Kami Garcia Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1) by Tahereh Mafi Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1) by Lauren DeStefano Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1) by Tara Sivec

COMPLETE
New Adult
Level: Just Graduated (5 New Adult Books)
1. The Sea of Tranquility
2. Losing It
3. Seduction and Snacks
4. Dare You To
5. Escaping Reality
6. Easy


message 9: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:35AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments COMPLETE
Harry Potter Sorting Hat
Level: Easy (8 books)

Favourite House: Slytherin
1. Snake: Ender's Game ✔
2. Green or silver: Level 2
3. Murder/suicide or unrequited love: Such Wicked Intent ✔
4. Shrewd or annoying protagonist: Sometimes Never, sometimes Always ✔

Rival House: Gryffindor
1. Lion: Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo
2. Red or gold: The Casual Vacancy
3. Ghosts or beheading: Prince of thorns ✔
4. Courageous or reckless protagonist: Allegiant ✔


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message 12: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:36AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments COMPLETE
1st in A Series Challenge
Level: Series Expert (20 books that are first in a series)

1. What's Left of Me
2. The Selection
3. This Dark Endeavor
4. How Beauty Met the Beast
5. Seduction and Snacks
6. Dance of Shadows
7. Shatter Me
8. Beautiful Creatures
9. Splintered
10. The Emerald Tablet
11. Bared to You
12. Losing It
13. Enslaved
14. The Homecoming Masquerade
15. Mila 2.0
16. Wither
17. The Forgotten Ones
18. Icons
19. Existence
20. The 5th Wave
21. Masque of the Red Death
22. Ink
23. Escaping Reality
24. The Submissive
25. Throne of Glass
26. Cold Sacrifice


message 13: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments Increased goal for Seriously Series challenge, Series started in 2013
- Previous goal: Seriously Series (7-12 series)
- New goal: Seriously Spectacular Series Star (18+ Series)


message 14: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:37AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments COMPLETE
Bingo Reading Challenge

book bingo scoreboard

Tentative target: Diagonal (Top Right to bottom left - not keen on re-reads!)

1 Re-read
2 Books Everyone but me has read
Free Square - Need a book or genre nomination from another participant
4 books that are part of a series
5 Books from my TBR pile

Top: Books from the TBR pile
1 ✔ – City of Lost Souls
2 ✔ – The Casual Vacancy, A Dance with Dragons part 2
3 ✔ – Deadlocked, Dead Ever After, Amity & Sorrow
4 ✔ - Babylon's Ark, Skinny, Reached, Blood of Dragons,
5 ✔ – Frankenstein, Prince of thorns, Allegiant, Bared to You, The Last Rhinos

Books from a series
1 ✔ – Beautiful Creatures
2 ✔ – Dance of Shadows, This Dark Endeavour
3 ✔ – Requiem, Masque of The Red Death, Cold Sacrifice
4 ✔ – Throne of Glass, Crown of Midnight, Revealing Us, Bonds of Desire,
5 ✔ – Crash Into You, Finding It, Bonds of Hope, Parasite, Speaker for the dead

Books published in 2013
1 ✔ – The 5th Wave
2 ✔ – The S-word, Geek Girl,
Free Square -
4 ✔ – Mila 2.0, Big Brother, The First Rule of Swimming, Icons
5 ✔ - Ink, Being Me, Scarlet, A Really Awesome Mess, Sometimes Never, Sometimes Always

Books everyone but me has read
1 ✔ – Wither
2 ✔ – The Selection & The Elite
3 ✔ – The Statistical Probability of love at first sight, Losing it, Dear Thing,
4 ✔ – What's Left of Me, Pandemonium, The Sea of Tranquility, Hysteria
5 ✔ - Shatter Me, Dash & Lily's Book of Dares, Eleanor & Park, Easy, Tiger Lily

Rereads
1 –
2 –
3 -
4 -
5 -


message 15: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments April updates
[Challenge: # this month (#so far/goal)]

Dystopia: 4 (11/19)
Debut Author: 2 (7/12)
Why buy the cow: 1 (5/12)
Seriously Series (pre 2013): 1 (4/7)
Seriously Series (in 2013): 6 (18/18)
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Erotic Literature: 2 (8/12)
Chunkster: 2 (3/6)
Embarrassment of Riches: 0 (12/12)
NetGalley: 4 (17/20)
A-Z: 7 (10/26)
Literary Exploration: 1 (8/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (6/12)
Pyramid: 0 (9/10)
New Adult: 0 (3/5)
Harry Potter sorting hat: 1 (2/8)
Goodreads choice awards: 2 (9/10)
Library books: 3 (7/12)
1st in a series: 4 (16/20)


message 16: by Faith (last edited Oct 27, 2013 03:40AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments Reading University Challenge
Start date: 5th May 2013
End date: ?

Completed: 24/45
Not 100% about my subjects yet.

Associates Degree
Science: Icons
Literature: The Forgotten Ones
History: The First Rule of Swimming
Social Sciences: Amity & Sorrow: A Novel
Art: Being Me
Language: Ink
Athletics: Dare You To


Bachelors Degree:
Major: Science
1. The Humans ✔
2. Scarlet ✔
3. Requiem ✔
4. Blood of Dragons ✔
5. Masque of the Red Death ✔
6. The 5th wave ✔
7. Throne of Glass ✔
8. Reached ✔
9. Crown of Midnight ✔
10. Life First ✔

Minor: Social Science
1. If You Could be mine ✔ (Anthropology)
2. Babylon's Ark ✔ (Anthropology)
3. A Really Awesome Mess ✔ (Psychology)

Master's Degree - Science
Science Fiction
1. Such Wicked Intent ✔
2. Allegiant ✔
3.

Earth Science
1.
2.
3.

Life Science
1. Ape House ✔
2.
3.

Applied Science
1. Parasite ✔
2.
3.

Random:
1.
2.
3.

PHD - Science Fiction
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.


message 17: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments May Updates
Dystopia: 1 (12/19)
Debut Author: 2 (9/12)
Why buy the cow: 1 (6/12)
Seriously Series (pre 2013): 1 (5/7)
Seriously Series (in 2013): 3 (21/18) COMPLETE
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Erotic Literature: 1 (9/12)
Chunkster: 2 (5/6)
Embarrassment of Riches: 0 (12/12)
NetGalley: 6 (23/30)
A-Z: 2 (12/26)
Literary Exploration: 1 (9/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (6/12)
Pyramid: 0 (9/10)
New Adult: 1 (4/5)
Harry Potter sorting hat: 0 (2/8)
Goodreads choice awards: 0 (9/10)
Library books: 0 (7/12)
1st in a series: 4 (20/20)
Bingo Reading Challenge: 12 squares (12/20)




message 18: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments July Updates
Dystopia: 0 (15/19)
Debut Author: 2 (12/12) COMPLETE
Why buy the cow: 0 (6/12)
Seriously Series (pre 2013): 0 (7/7)
Seriously Series (in 2013): 4 (27/18) COMPLETE
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Erotic Literature: 2 (13/12) COMPLETE
Chunkster: 0 (2/6)
Embarrassment of Riches: 0 (12/12) COMPLETE
NetGalley: 4 (30/30) NEW GOAL: 40
A-Z: 0 (13/26)
Literary Exploration: 1 (10/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (6/12)
Pyramid: 0 (11/13)
New Adult: 1 (5/5) COMPLETE
Harry Potter sorting hat: 1 (3/8)
Goodreads choice awards: 0 (9/10)
Library books: 3 (13/12) NEW GOAL: 18
1st in a series: 4 (26/30)
Bingo Reading Challenge: 1 (14/20)


message 20: by Faith (last edited Nov 16, 2013 02:22AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments August Updates
Dystopia: 0 (15/19)
Why buy the cow: 0 (6/12)
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Chunkster: 0 (2/6)
NetGalley: 5 (35/40)
A-Z: 0 (13/26)
Literary Exploration: 1 (10/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (6/12)
Pyramid: 1 (13/13) COMPLETE
Harry Potter sorting hat: 1 (4/8)
Library books: 7 (20/18) NEW GOAL: 24
1st in a series: 0 (26/30)
Bingo Reading Challenge: 1 (15/20)

Completed challenges:
Debut Author: COMPLETE
Seriously Series (pre 2013): COMPLETE
Seriously Series (in 2013): COMPLETE
Erotic Literature: COMPLETE
New Adult: COMPLETE
Embarrassment of Riches: COMPLETE

Challenges completed in August:
Goodreads choice awards: 1 COMPLETE


message 21: by Faith (last edited Oct 27, 2013 03:24AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments September Updates

Books read
Frankenstein (Penguin Classics) by Mary Shelley Dear Thing by Julie Cohen Ape House by Sara Gruen Life First (#1) by R.J. Crayton Such Wicked Intent (The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein, #2) by Kenneth Oppel

Challenge progress
Dystopia: 1 (16/19)
Why buy the cow: 0 (6/12)
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Chunkster: 0 (2/6)
NetGalley: 0 (35/40)
A-Z: 1 (14/26)
Literary Exploration: 0 (10/12)
Mount TBR: 1 (7/12)
Pyramid: 0 (12/13)
Harry Potter sorting hat: 0 (4/8)
Library books: 3 (23/24)
1st in a series: 1 (27/30)
Bingo Reading Challenge: 1 (16/20)


message 22: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:17AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments October Updates

Books read
Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson Parasite (Parasitology, #1) by Mira Grant Sometimes Never, Sometimes Always by Elissa Janine Hoole Bonds of Hope (Wicked Play, #4) by Lynda Aicher Crash into You (Pushing the Limits, #3) by Katie McGarry Finding It (Losing It, #3) by Cora Carmack Allegiant (Divergent, #3) by Veronica Roth The Willful Princess and the Piebald Prince by Robin Hobb

Challenge progress
Dystopia: 2 (18/19)
Why buy the cow: 0 (6/12)
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Chunkster: 1 (3/6)
NetGalley: 5 (40/40) COMPLETE
A-Z: 1 (15/26)
Literary Exploration: ? (10/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (7/12)
Pyramid: 1 (15/15) COMPLETE
Harry Potter sorting hat: 2 (5/8)
Library books: 0 (23/24)
1st in a series: 1 (28/30)
Bingo Reading Challenge: 2 (18/20)


message 23: by Faith (last edited Dec 01, 2013 06:22AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments November Updates

Books read
Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1) by Orson Scott Card Speaker for the Dead (The Ender Quintet, #2) by Orson Scott Card The Last Rhinos My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures by Lawrence Anthony Hot Secrets (Tall, Dark & Deadly #1) by Lisa Renee Jones Copperhead (Ironskin, #2) by Tina Connolly

Challenge progress
Dystopia: 1 (19/19) COMPLETE
Why buy the cow: 1 (7/12)
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0 (0/3)
Chunkster: 0 (3/6)
A-Z: 0 (15/26)
Literary Exploration: 0 (10/12)
Mount TBR: 0 (9/12)
Harry Potter sorting hat: 2 (8/8) COMPLETE
Library books: 3 (26/24) COMPLETE
1st in a series: 2 (30/30) COMPLETE
Bingo Reading Challenge: 1 (19/19) COMPLETE


message 24: by Faith (last edited Nov 16, 2013 03:23AM) (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments 6 week check in

Completed challenges:
Debut Author
Seriously Series (pre 2013)
Seriously Series (in 2013)
Erotic Literature
Pyramid
New Adult
Goodreads choice awards
Library books
1st in a series
Embarrassment of Riches
NetGalley
Harry Potter sorting hat

Challenges I'm working on:
Dystopia: need one more
Literary Exploration: Need a thriller & a graphic novel

Challenges I need to decide whether or not to drop:
Why buy the cow: 6/12
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0/1
Chunkster: 3/6
A-Z: 15/26
Mount TBR: 8/12

Books which would count for more than one remaining challenge:
Conqueror (Mt TBR & Chunkster)
The Tawny Man trilogy (Mt TBR & Chunkster)
American Gods (Mt TBR & Chunkster)


message 25: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments December books read (& associated challenges)

Hush, Hush (Hush, Hush, #1) by Becca Fitzpatrick
Why buy the cow - 1

Gen 1 by Shige Nakamura
Literary Exploration - 1 (Graphic Novel)
Why buy the cow - 1
A-Z - 1 (G)

Xenocide (The Ender Quintet, #3) by Orson Scott Card
Chunkster - 1
A-Z - 1 (X)

Dance of the Red Death (Masque of the Red Death, #2) by Bethany Griffin
Dystopia - 1

Unwind (Unwind, #1) by Neal Shusterman
Dystopia - 1
Why buy the cow - 1
A-Z - 1 (U)

Pawn (The Blackcoat Rebellion, #1) by Aimee Carter
Dystopia - 1

Feed (Newsflesh Trilogy, #1) by Mira Grant
Literary Exploration - 1 (Thriller)
Chunkster - 1

Golden by Jessi Kirby
Why buy the cow - 1

If I Stay (If I Stay, #1) by Gayle Forman
Mount TBR - 1

Letting Ana Go by Anonymous
Why buy the cow - 1

Christmas Kink Five Festive Fantasies by Kay Jaybee
A-Z - 1 (K)

Club Shadowlands (Masters of the Shadowlands, #1) by Cherise Sinclair
Why buy the cow - 1

Deadline (Newsflesh Trilogy, #2) by Mira Grant
Chunkster - 1

Burn for Burn (Burn for Burn, #1) by Jenny Han
Why buy the cow - 1

Blackout (Newsflesh Trilogy, #3) by Mira Grant
Chunkster - 1

Where She Went (If I Stay, #2) by Gayle Forman The Elites by Natasha Ngan Shadow (Paper Gods, #0.5) by Amanda Sun


message 26: by Faith (new)

Faith (Geeky Zoo Girl) (geekyzoogirl) | 256 comments December Challenge updates

Completed challenges
Dystopia
Literary Exploration
Why buy the cow
Chunkster

Incomplete challenges
Seriously Series (re-reads): 0/1
A-Z: 15/26
Mount TBR: 9/12


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