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message 1: by Alyssia, Pony Power (last edited Apr 28, 2013 12:12PM) (new)

Alyssia (alyssiarowan) | 2465 comments Mod
The rules: Pick a book from each category below based on the book's AUTHOR. You can post your book as you go or post them now, but don't start reading until April 1!

Author Challenge:
Choose 1 book from an author new to you
Choose 1 book from an old favorite
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)

Difficulty Level:
Easy: Choose one book from each category
Medium: Choose two books from each category
Hard: Choose three books from each category

Have fun!

Completed:
NayNay
Leigh
Tammy
Tracy
Rebecca
Robin
Diana S.
Tracey
Jessica
Barb
Alyssia

Grats!



message 2: by Alyssia, Pony Power (last edited Apr 28, 2013 12:12PM) (new)

Alyssia (alyssiarowan) | 2465 comments Mod
Right now, the plan is for medium. We'll see how it pans out.

10/10

New to Me:
Aurora: Secrets Behind the Veil - Marina Latcko
Hard Love - Ellen Wittlinger 3.5 stars

Old Favorite:
She Came to Stay - Simone de Beauvoir - 5 stars
All Men are Mortal - Simone de Beauvoir - 5 stars

A-M:
Every Day - David Levithan 3.5 stars
Timeless - Gail Carriger 4 stars

N-Z:
Existentialism and Human Emotion - Jean Paul Sartre - 4.5 Stars
Literature and Existentialism - Jean Paul Sartre - 5 stars

Something in Common: (we went to the same college!)
Last Rights - Mercedes Lackey - 2.5 stars
A Woman's Weapon - Mercedes Lackey - 4 stars

Aurora Secrets behind Reality by Marina Latcko Hard Love by Ellen Wittlinger She Came to Stay by Simone de Beauvoir All Men are Mortal by Simone de Beauvoir Every Day by David Levithan Timeless (Parasol Protectorate, #5) by Gail Carriger Existentialism and Human Emotions by Jean-Paul Sartre Literature And Existentialism by Jean-Paul Sartre Last Rights by Mercedes Lackey A Woman's Weapon (Vows & Honor Series) by Mercedes Lackey

Finished! :)


message 3: by Sheri, Princess of Power (last edited Mar 30, 2013 02:20PM) (new)

Sheri | 11154 comments Mod
I'm in :)
Going for hard.

An author new to you
1. Distraction by Tess Oliver
2. The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter
3. Love Me For Me by Kate Laurens

An old favorite
1. Dare You To by Katie McGarry
2. Claim Me by J. Kenner
3. Walking Disaster by Jamie McGuire

An author whose name starts with A-M
1. The Kiss Instructor by V. Anton
2. A Shade of Vampire by Bella Forrest
3. More Than Friends by Jessica Jayne

An author whose name starts with N-Z
1. I Kissed a Dog by Carol Van Atta
2. The Edge of Never by J.A. Redmerski
3. Bad Apple by Barbara Morgenroth

An author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
1. Lover at Last by J.R. Ward (Ward is my maiden name)
2.
3.

Distraction (Years from Home, #1) by Tess Oliver The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1) by Aimee Carter Love Me For Me by Kate Laurens Dare You To (Pushing the Limits, #2) by Katie McGarry Claim Me (Stark Trilogy, #2) by J. Kenner Walking Disaster (Beautiful, #2) by Jamie McGuire The Kiss Instructor by V. Anton A Shade of Vampire (A Shade of Vampire, #1) by Bella Forrest More Than Friends by Jessica Jayne I Kissed a Dog (Werewolves of the West, #1) by Carol Van Atta The Edge of Never (The Edge of Never, #1) by J.A. Redmerski Bad Apple by Barbara Morgenroth Lover At Last (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #11) by J.R. Ward


message 4: by Brandy (last edited Jul 15, 2013 11:45AM) (new)

Brandy I'm going to be smart this time and start off medium level and jump up if I can!
April Challenge
Start: 4/1/2013 Finish: 4/30/2013
FINISHED! 7/14/2013
10/10

(view spoiler)


message 5: by NayNay (last edited Apr 13, 2013 08:05PM) (new)

NayNay This sounds fun...I'm in

Author Challenge
Duration:
April 1/13 - April 30/13

Level: Medium: Choose two books from each category

10/10

Choose 1 book from an author new to you
1.Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor 04/01/13 ****
2.Texas Secrets by Jean Brashear 04/02/13 ****
Choose 1 book from an old favorite
1.Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell 04/13/13 ***
2.White Lion's Lady by Lara Adrian 04/13/13 ***
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M
1.1356 by Bernard Cornwell 04/02/13 ***
2.The Constant Princess by Philippa Gregory 04/02/13 ***
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z
1.Still Missing by Chevy Stevens 04/07/13 ****
2.Undeniably Yours by Shannon Stacey 04/09/13 ****
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
1.The Choice by Suzanne Woods Fisher 04/05/13 **** (Suzanne and I are both Wives and Mothers)
2.the Shadowy Horses by Susanna Kearsley 04/08/13 **** (Susanna Kearsley and I live in Ontario, Canada)


message 6: by Barb (new)

Barb Alyssia wrote: "Difficulty Level:
Medium: Choose two books from each category
Hard: Choose three books from each category"


Is there an easy level? With all the other challenges I'm involved in, I'm not sure I can commit to ten books for this one :\


message 7: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Barb wrote: "Alyssia wrote: "Difficulty Level:
Medium: Choose two books from each category
Hard: Choose three books from each category"

Is there an easy level? With all the other challenges I'm involved in, I'..."


I believe the easy level is just reading 1 book for each catagory....medium is 2 books...hard is 3 books, that's how it looks to me.


message 8: by Barb (new)

Barb That's what it looks like, but I want to be sure to play by the rules :)


message 9: by [deleted user] (new)

Question... does old favorite need to be a new book from a favorite author... or can it be a favorite book too?


message 10: by [deleted user] (last edited Apr 05, 2013 05:39AM) (new)

I'm going for easy and will post the books as I go.

New to me:
1. J.A. Redmerski
Old favorite:
A-M:
N-Z:
1. Dan Simmons - The Terror
Something in common:


message 11: by Tana (new)

Tana (tana_t) | 3402 comments Mod
I'm in will post later also.


message 12: by Lanaia (last edited Apr 27, 2013 10:59PM) (new)

Lanaia (Marjetica) Author Challenge
Duration: 1.4.13-30.4.13
Level: Easy
3/5

New To You: Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi 14.4.13

Old Favorite: The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

Starts with A-M: North of Beautiful by Justina Chen 28.4.13

Starts with N-Z: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman 9.4.13

Something in Common (first three letters in the name): Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1) by Veronica Rossi The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling North of Beautiful by Justina Chen The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, #1) by Marissa Meyer


message 13: by Barb (last edited Apr 27, 2013 07:22PM) (new)

Barb Since I see a few others choosing the easy level, I'll go for that too.
ETA: I'm bumping up to medium, and may even go for hard before it's all said and done :)


AUTHOR CHALLENGE, 4/1 - 4/30
PROGRESS: 15/15


AUTHOR NEW TO YOU -
Richard Castle - Heat Wave (Nikki Heat #1), by Richard Castle, finished 4/6
Juris Jurjevics - The Trudeau Vector, finished 4/16
Michael Connelly - The Black Echo (Harry Bosch #1), by Michael Connelly, finished 4/19


AN OLD FAVORITE-
G.A. McKevett - Killer Honeymoon (Savannah Reid #18), by G.A. McKevett, finished 4/4
Agatha Christie - The Underdog and Other Stories, finished 4/10
Laura Childs - Stake & Eggs (Cackleberry Club #4), by Laura Childs, finished 4/13


AUTHOR WHOSE NAME STARTS WITH A-M -
Joan Johnston - A Stranger's Game (Bitter Creek #7), by Joan Johnston, finished 4/2
Kristin Hannah - Firefly Lane, finished 4/7
Debbie Macomber - Starting Now (Blossom Street #9), by Debbie Macomber, finished 4/13


AUTHOR WHOSE NAME STARTS WITH N-Z -
Susan Mallery - Three Sisters (Blackberry Island #2), by Susan Mallery, finished 4/2
Tracie Peterson - The Icecutter's Daughter (Land of Shining Water #1), by Tracie Peterson, finished 4/8
Perri O'Shaughnessy - Keeper of the Keys, finished 4/14


AUTHOR WITH SOMETHING IN COMMON WITH YOU
Bob Harris - The International Bank of Bob: Connecting Our Worlds One $25 Kiva Loan at a Time, finished 4/5
Thomas Ayres - That's Not in My American History Book: A Compilation of Little-Known Events and Forgotten Heroes, finished 4/20 - we both like history
John Jackson Miller - Lost Tribe of the Sith: The Collected Stories, finished 4/27 - we both like Star Wars :)


A Stranger's Game (Bitter Creek, #7) by Joan Johnston   Three Sisters (Blackberry Island, #2) by Susan Mallery   Killer Honeymoon by G.A. McKevett   The International Bank of Bob Connecting Our Worlds One $25 Kiva Loan at a Time by Bob Harris   Heat Wave (Nikki Heat, #1) by Richard Castle   Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah   The Icecutter's Daughter (Land of Shining Water, #1) by Tracie Peterson   The Underdog and Other Stories (Hercule Poirot #33.1) by Agatha Christie   Stake & Eggs (Cackleberry Club, #4) by Laura Childs   Starting Now A Blossom Street Novel (Blossom Street #9) by Debbie Macomber

Keeper of the Keys by Perri O'Shaughnessy   The Trudeau Vector by Juris Jurjevics   The Black Echo (Harry Bosch, #1) by Michael Connelly   That's Not in My American History Book A Compilation of Little-Known Events and Forgotten Heroes by Thomas Ayres   Star Wars Lost Tribe of the Sith The Collected Stories by John Jackson Miller


message 14: by Alyssia, Pony Power (new)

Alyssia (alyssiarowan) | 2465 comments Mod
Traci L. wrote: "Question... does old favorite need to be a new book from a favorite author... or can it be a favorite book too?"

It has to be a favorite author, but the book doesn't need to be a new one. :)


message 15: by Alyssia, Pony Power (new)

Alyssia (alyssiarowan) | 2465 comments Mod
Barb wrote: "Alyssia wrote: "Difficulty Level:
Medium: Choose two books from each category
Hard: Choose three books from each category"

Is there an easy level? With all the other challenges I'm involved in, I'..."


Easy would be five books. Sorry, I'll edit the post so it is more clear.


message 16: by Tracey (last edited Apr 24, 2013 11:53AM) (new)

Tracey (addicted_to_reading) Challenge level : Easy
Completed: 5/5

New Author: The Art of Submission - Ella Dominguez

Old Favorite: Unwholly - Neal Shusterman

A-M: Flesh & Bone - Jonathan Maberry

N-Z: Magic Study - Maria V. Snyder

Something in Common: Witch Eyes - Scott Tracey (same name)

Flesh and Bone (Benny Imura, #3) by Jonathan Maberry The Art of Submission (The Art of D/s #1) by Ella Dominguez Magic Study (Study, #2) by Maria V. Snyder UnWholly (Unwind, #2) by Neal Shusterman Witch Eyes (Witch Eyes, #1) by Scott Tracey


message 17: by Jessica (The Psychotic Nerd) (last edited Apr 17, 2013 07:52PM) (new)

Jessica (The Psychotic Nerd) (Goldenfurproductions) | 340 comments I'm going with easy for now, but that might change.
Total Read: 5/5

New to Me:
1. Boys That Bite by Mari Mancusi READ 4/13 ***

Old Favorite:
1. The Rising by Kelley Armstrong READ 4/5 ****

A-M:
1. MILA 2.0 by Debra Driza READ 4/2 ***

N-Z:
1. The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan READ 4/8 *****

Something in Common:
1. Deity by Jennifer L. Armentrout (1st two letters the same)READ 4/17 ***

Boys that Bite (Blood Coven Vampire, #1) by Mari Mancusi The Rising (Darkness Rising, #3) by Kelley Armstrong Mila 2.0 (MILA 2.0, #1) by Debra Driza The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1) by Rick Riordan Deity (Covenant, #3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout


message 18: by 爱心❤ (last edited Mar 29, 2013 02:07PM) (new)

爱心❤ | 256 comments Level: Medium
Completed: 0/5

New Author:

Old Favourite:

A-M:

N-Z:

Common:


message 19: by Irene (new)

Irene (Raenne) I'm in and will take my picks later


message 20: by 爱心❤ (new)

爱心❤ | 256 comments Just wondering, do A-M and N-Z stand for anything special?


message 21: by Alyssia, Pony Power (last edited Mar 30, 2013 09:14AM) (new)

Alyssia (alyssiarowan) | 2465 comments Mod
Just the first and second half of the alphabet.


message 22: by [deleted user] (last edited Apr 29, 2013 10:51PM) (new)

April Reading Challenge

5/5
level: Easy

COMPLETED!!!

Author Challenge:

1.Choose 1 book from an author new to you.The Handmaid's Tale10.04.13
2.Choose 1 book from an old favorite.Sense and Sensibility29.04.13
3.Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M.Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?01.04.13
4.Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z.The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee06.04.13
5.Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)The Handmaid's Tale10.04.13 (Margaret Atwood is from Canada, me too)


message 23: by Leigh, Wonder Woman (last edited Apr 08, 2013 05:48AM) (new)

Leigh | 11909 comments Mod
April Reading Challenge

5/5
Level: Easy

Author Challenge:

1.New to me:Aurora: Secrets behind Reality by Marina Latcko 4/5 4stars
2.Old favorite:Fear the Darkness by Sherrilyn Kenyon 4/5 5stars
3.A-M: Vampire Kisses by Ellen Schieber 4/2 4stars
4.N-Z:Archangel's Consortby Nalini Singh 4/8 5stars
5.Same name: Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon 4/5 4stars

Review: http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/...


message 24: by Eydís (last edited Apr 30, 2013 10:10PM) (new)

Eydís (Eydis) | 50 comments Challenge level : Medium
Completed: 10/10

New to me
1. The Book of Atrix Wolfe by Patricia A. McKillip 10.04 3 stars
2. The Torturer's Daughter by Zoe Cannon 23.04 3.5 stars

Old Favorite
1. Cart and Cwidder by Diana Wynne Jones 03.04 3.5 stars
2. Aenir by Garth Nix 27.04 3 stars

A-M
1. Drowned Ammet by Diana Wynne Jones 07.04 3.5 stars
2. Prophecies Awakening by Peter Koevari ~30.04

N-Z
1. The Fall by Garth Nix 25.04 4 stars
2. Castle by Garth Nix 26.04 4 stars

Author with something in common
1. A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin (both atheists) 02.04 3.5 stars
2. Höður og Baldur by Emil Hjörvar Petersen (both Icelandic) 21.04 2 stars

A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1) by Ursula K. Le Guin The Dalemark Quartet, Vol. 1 Cart and Cwidder & Drowned Ammet (The Dalemark Quartet, #1-2) by Diana Wynne Jones The Book of Atrix Wolfe by Patricia A. McKillip Höður og Baldur (Saga eftirlifenda, #1) by Emil Hjörvar Petersen The Torturer's Daughter by Zoe Cannon The Fall (The Seventh Tower, #1) by Garth Nix Castle (The Seventh Tower, #2) by Garth Nix Aenir (The Seventh Tower, #3) by Garth Nix Prophecies Awakening (Legends of Marithia, #1) by Peter Koevari


message 25: by Hayley (last edited Apr 21, 2013 01:52AM) (new)

Hayley (Applesticker) | 36 comments April Reading Challenge
Time Frame: 01.04.13 - 30.04.13
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Complete 2/5

1. New to You author: Dark Genesis by Dave Ferraro
2. Old Favourite author: Nancy Holder - Legacy 16.04.14 ♥♥♥♥
3. Author's name starts with A-M: Brandy Nacole - Broken Faith 03.04.13 ♥♥♥
4. Author's name starts with N-Z: Phillip Donnelly - Letters from the Ministry
5. Author has something in common with you: L.A. Larkin - Thirst (my mother's maiden name in Larkins)


message 26: by Gayatri (last edited Apr 28, 2013 03:09PM) (new)

Gayatri | 368 comments I will go for Easy. And add as I read.

April reading Challenge

From : 01/04/2013 TO: 30/04/2013


1. New to you Author : The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

2.Old Favorite Author: Ransom My Heart by Meg Cabot

3.Author's name starts with A-M: Opal by Jennifer L. Armentrout

4.Author's name starts with N-Z:Possessions by Nancy Holder

5.Author has something in common with you:



The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) by Rick Riordan Ransom My Heart by Meg Cabot Opal (Lux, #3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Possessions (Possessions, #1) by Nancy Holder


message 27: by Erika (last edited Mar 30, 2013 05:14PM) (new)

Erika (evscotti) | 43 comments I'm going to start with easy and increase difficulty later:

1. Divergent by Veronica Roth
2. Twice Tempted by Jeaniene Frost
3. Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres
4. Extras by Scott Westerfield
5. Unwind by Neal Shusterman
(Last name starts with the same latter)


message 28: by Diana S (last edited Apr 25, 2013 07:54PM) (new)

Diana S | 89 comments April's Author Challenge:
Level: Easy one book in each category
Books Read: 5/5

Choose 1 book from an author new to you
Georgia's Kitchen by Jenny Nelson (4/11/13)
Choose 1 book from an old favorite
Silent Night by Mary Clark Higgins (4/7/13)
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M
Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout (4/11/13)
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z
The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker (4/13/13)
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
Author & I live in the same town
Angel of Death by Jay Brandon (4/25/13)


April's Authors
Silent Night by Mary Higgins Clark The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker Obsidian (Lux, #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Georgia's Kitchen by Jenny Nelson Angel of Death by Jay Brandon

***COMPLETED***


message 29: by Jess (last edited Apr 28, 2013 12:53PM) (new)

Jess (BookJunkE08) an author new to you

1) Eighth Grade Bites (The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod, #1) by Heather Brewer 4/5

2) Embrace (The Violet Eden Chapters, #1) by Jessica Shirvington 4/8

3) Gift by Andrea J. Buchanan 4/21

an old favorite

1) Glass Houses (The Morganville Vampires, #1) by Rachel Caine 4/12

2) City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare4/16

3) The Dead Girls' Dance (The Morganville Vampires, #2) by Rachel Caine 4/19

name starts with A-M

1) Spellbinding by Maya Gold4/2

2) Airhead (Airhead, #1) by Meg Cabot4/23

3) Oh. My. Gods. (Oh. My. Gods, #1) by Tera Lynn Childs 4/22
name starts with N-Z

1) Tagged by Mara Purnhagen4/10

2) The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater4/19

3) Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler4/23

something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)

1) Vampire Academy The Graphic Novel (Vampire Academy The Graphic Novel, #1) by Richelle Mead( First letter of last name)4/11

2) The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, #1) by Julie Kagawa4/24

3) The Iron Daughter (The Iron Fey, #2) by Julie Kagawa4/24

Completed:4/24/13


message 30: by Tracy (last edited Apr 20, 2013 06:18PM) (new)

Tracy | 224 comments Author Challenge:
Easy 5/5

Choose 1 book from an author new to you
Hereafter by Tara Hudson-read 4/3
Choose 1 book from an old favorite
Drink Deep by Chloe Neill-read 4/2
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M
One Week Girlfriend by Monica Murphy-read 4/7
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z
The Deepest Cut by J.A. Templeton-read 4/6
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
Lunatic by Ted Dekker-read 4/20


message 31: by Kit (new)

Kit | 12 comments For a first-timer, I'm going to start on easy ^^;
New Author: Clean: A Mindspace Investigations Novel by Alex Hughes
Old Favorite: Dreamfall by Joan D. Vinge
Author whose last name starts with A-M: Assassin's Creed Renaissance by Oliver Bowden
Author whose last names starts with N-Z: Rise of Empire by Michael J. Sullivan
Author who has something in common with me: Metamorphosis and other stories by Franz Kafka (we're both existentialists)


message 32: by Ester (new)

Ester (ester395) | 1 comments Level of Difficulty: Easy
Complete 0/5

1. New to You author: Broken at love by Lyla Payne
2. Old Favorite author: Sundays at Tiffany's by James Patterson
3. Author's name starts with A-M: Timeless by Alexandra Monir
4. Author's name starts with N-Z: Before I Fall by Oliver Lauren
5. Author has something in common with you:


message 33: by Bre (new)

Bre I'm going for Medium. 0/10 Completed:

Choose 2 books from an author new to you:
Katie McGarry - Pushing the Limits
J.F. Kristin - Rock Star's Girl

Choose 2 books from an old favorite:
Tara Sivec - Troubles and Treats

Choose 2 books from an author whose name starts with A-M:
Jasinda Wilder -Falling Into You
Courtney Cole - If You Stay

Choose 2 books from an author whose name starts with N-Z:
R.K. Lilley - Lana


Choose 2 books from an author with something in common with you:
Nicole Christie - Falling for the Ghost of You
Brei Betzold - My Misery Muse


message 34: by Robin (last edited Apr 13, 2013 08:57PM) (new)

Robin (RobinPickell) | 1298 comments May I please join? If so. . . I'd like to do the easy one

5/5 Completed!

Author Challenge:
Choose 1 book from an author new to you:
Kerstin Gier - Ruby Red - 4/11/2013
Choose 1 book from an old favorite:
Kay Hooper - Stealing Shadows - 4/8/2013
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M:
Marissa Burt - Storybound - 4/10/2013
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z:
Pamela Aidan - These Three Remain - 4/3/2013
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.) - My middle initial is M.:
Catherynne M. Valente - The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making - 4/13/2013

These Three Remain (Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman #3) by Pamela Aidan, 4 stars; Stealing Shadows (Bishop/Special Crimes Unit, #1) by Kay Hooper, 3 1/2 stars; Storybound (Storybound #1) by Marissa Burt, 4 1/2 stars!; Ruby Red (Ruby Red Trilogy, #1) by Kerstin Gier, 4 stars (but reserve right to change to 3 1/2 after finish the series); The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making (Fairyland, #1) by Catherynne M. Valente, 4 stars.


message 35: by Becca (last edited Apr 26, 2013 11:53PM) (new)

Becca (becca16) | 172 comments I'm in for easy! DONE!!

Author Challenge:
Choose 1 book from an author new to you-The Story of a Marriage 4/4/13
Choose 1 book from an old favorite-The Son of Neptune 4/2/13
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M-Great Expectations 4/8/13
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z-Bed of Roses 4/25/13
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)-The Mark of Athena 4/21/13


message 36: by Amy (DemonKittie) (last edited Apr 24, 2013 05:39PM) (new)

Amy (DemonKittie) (Demonkittie) | 481 comments Here I am going to try for Medium. Choose two books from each category. Good luck to everyone and happy April! Also I used first names for the authors not last because I could.

New to You:
1. Warm Bodies
2. Hush, Hush


Old Favorites:
1. Amped
2. The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star


Author Names A-M:
1. Andrew Pyper The Demonologist
2. M. L. Stedman The Light Between Oceans

Author Names N-Z:
1. Nicole Grotepas Blue Hearts of Mars
2. Neil DeGrasse Tyson Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier

Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
1. Laini Taylor (We both die our hair cool colors)Daughter of Smoke & Bone Read 4/3
2. Rob Zombie (We both have tattoos and are obsessed with horror movies) The Lords of Salem read 4/20

02/10


message 37: by Brandy (last edited Apr 15, 2013 03:39PM) (new)

Brandy Nacole (BrandyNacole) | 175 comments Author new to you:
1. Blood Rites by D.R. Racey
2. The Sity by Curran Geist

An old favorite:



Author whose name starts with A-M:


Author whose name starts with N-Z:


Author with something in common with you:


Goal: Two books for each category!


message 38: by Tammy ~Witching Hour Reads~ (last edited Apr 22, 2013 01:38PM) (new)

Tammy ~Witching Hour Reads~ (03Tammy-Lynn) | 1345 comments I'm in for the EASY level 5 books.
5/5

Author Challenge:
Choose 1 book from an author new to you. Sandra Madera
Choose 1 book from an old favorite. Kendra Blake
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M. Cassandra Clare
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z. Richelle Mead
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.). Heather Mar-Gerrison - wife and mother.
Weeping Willow -Part One (Weeping Willow #1) by Sandra Madera Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2) by Kendare Blake City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare Shadow Kiss (Vampire Academy, #3) by Richelle Mead Re Vamp by Heather Mar-Gerrison


message 39: by Amanda (new)

Amanda I'm in. I'll post as I go.


message 40: by Leigh, Wonder Woman (new)

Leigh | 11909 comments Mod
April Reading Challenge

5/5
Level: Easy

Author Challenge:

1.New to me:Aurora: Secrets behind Reality by Marina Latcko 4/5 4stars
2.Old favorite:Fear the Darkness by Sherrilyn Kenyon 4/5 5stars
3.A-M: Vampire Kisses by Ellen Schieber 4/2 4stars
4.N-Z:Archangel's Consortby Nalini Singh 4/8 5stars
5.Same name: Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon 4/5 4stars

Review: http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/...


message 41: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Finished my challenge....happy reading!

10/10

Choose 1 book from an author new to you
1.Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor 04/01/13 ****
2.Texas Secrets by Jean Brashear 04/02/13 ****
Choose 1 book from an old favorite
1.Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell 04/13/13 ***
2.White Lion's Lady by Lara Adrian 04/13/13 ***
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with A-M
1.1356 by Bernard Cornwell 04/02/13 ***
2.The Constant Princess by Philippa Gregory 04/02/13 ***
Choose 1 book from an author whose name starts with N-Z
1.Still Missing by Chevy Stevens 04/07/13 ****
2.Undeniably Yours by Shannon Stacey 04/09/13 ****
Choose 1 book from an author with something in common with you (same name, same initials, etc.)
1.The Choice by Suzanne Woods Fisher 04/05/13 **** (Suzanne and I are both Wives and Mothers)
2.the Shadowy Horses by Susanna Kearsley 04/08/13 **** (Susanna Kearsley and I live in Ontario, Canada)


message 42: by Leigh, Wonder Woman (new)

Leigh | 11909 comments Mod
Congrats NayNay!


message 43: by Tracy (new)

Tracy | 224 comments Whew! Finished, updated on post 30.


Tammy ~Witching Hour Reads~ (03Tammy-Lynn) | 1345 comments Yay finished!! :)


message 45: by Tracey (new)

Tracey (addicted_to_reading) finished in message 16. i thought i wasn't gonna be able to but i'm glad i did :)


message 46: by Leigh, Wonder Woman (new)

Leigh | 11909 comments Mod
Congrats Tracy, Tammy and Tracey!


Jessica (The Psychotic Nerd) (Goldenfurproductions) | 340 comments Also finished in Message 17


message 48: by Robin (new)

Robin (RobinPickell) | 1298 comments oh I didn't know we were to put we finished down here, I apologize. I finished in message 34.


message 49: by Leigh, Wonder Woman (new)

Leigh | 11909 comments Mod
Congrats Jessica and Robin!


message 50: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 89 comments Message 28 ***COMPLETED***


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