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message 1: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

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Read at least 5 subjects


English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc
Maths: Read a book that is part of a series
Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book, whether straight or romance or a non-fiction book
History: Read a historical book, whether fiction or non-fiction or a character who works in a history related field or a book that has ancient relics
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 2: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013


0/6 Completed

English: Dire Desires
Maths: Wild About You
Science: The Lost Night
History: Phoenix Rising
Geography: Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter
Art: Whispers Under Ground

Dire Desires (Eternal Wolf Clan, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Wild About You (Love at Stake, #13) by Kerrelyn Sparks The Lost Night (Rainshadow, #1; Harmony, #9) by Jayne Castle Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #1) by Philippa Ballantine Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter (Midnight Liaisons, #2) by Jessica Sims Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant, #3) by Ben Aaronovitch


message 3: by Leigh (last edited Sep 23, 2013 06:30AM) (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

Completed 6/6

English: Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins 9/3 3stars
Maths: Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, #1) by Jennifer Estep 9/12 4stars
Science: Inhuman (Fetch, #1) by Kat Falls 9/15 5stars
History: Z A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler 9/20 3stars
Geography: Reckless by Amanda Quick 9/15 4stars
Art: Switched (Trylle #1) by Amanda Hocking 9/10 4stars


message 4: by Sara (last edited Sep 26, 2013 07:12AM) (new)

Sara | 860 comments English: Cold Copper (Age of Steam, #3) by Devon Monk 9/25

Maths: Chimes at Midnight (October Daye, #7) by Seanan McGuire 9/4

Science: The Black Prism (Lightbringer, #1) by Brent Weeks 9/1

History: Tin Swift (Age of Steam, #2) by Devon Monk 9/21

Geography: Mina Wentworth and the Invisible City (Iron Seas, #1.5) by Meljean Brook 8/25

Art: Underdead (Underdead Mystery #1) by Liz Jasper (I don't know if the cover could be considered "beautiful" but it fits the theme of the challenge. 9/7

Home Economics: Home Improvement Undead Edition by Charlaine Harris - 9/19

Sports: An Apple for the Creature by Charlaine Harris - I couldn't think of a book for this category so I went with one that fit the theme of the challenge. 9/12


message 5: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (lindylee) | 12 comments Sign me up


message 6: by Angi (new)

Angi (AngiR) I'll see if I can get this one done this month


message 7: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments Sounds fine to me Sara, its meant to be fun ;)


message 8: by ☀Rachael☀ (last edited Sep 13, 2013 03:34AM) (new)

☀Rachael☀ (jimbunni) WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

1. English: Tall, Dark & Dead ---- Tate Hallaway
2. Maths: The Eldritch Conspiracy ---- Cat Adams
3. Science: Immortal in death ---- J.D. Robb
4. History: Downpour ---- Kat Richardson
5. Geography: Chimes at midnight ---- Seanan McGuire
6. Art: My soul to keep ---- Rachel Vincent
7. Home Economics: Kitty's Big Trouble ---- Carrie Vaughn
8. Sport: Hollowland ---- Amanda Hocking

8/8
Hollowland (The Hollows, #1) by Amanda Hocking Chimes at Midnight (October Daye, #7) by Seanan McGuire Immortal in Death (In Death, #3) by J.D. Robb The Eldritch Conspiracy (Blood Singer, #5) by Cat Adams Downpour (Greywalker, #6) by Kat Richardson Kitty's Big Trouble (Kitty Norville, #9) by Carrie Vaughn My Soul to Keep (Soul Screamers, #3) by Rachel Vincent Tall, Dark & Dead (Garnet Lacey, #1) by Tate Hallaway


message 9: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments I'm in too. I'll post as I go.

WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

Read at least 5 subjects

English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc
Maths: Read a book that is part of a series
Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book, whether straight or romance or a non-fiction book
History: Read a historical book, whether fiction or non-fiction or a character who works in a history related field or a book that has ancient relics
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 10: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc
Maths: Read a book that is part of a series
Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book, whether straight or romance or a non-fiction book
History: Read a historical book, whether fiction or non-fiction or a character who works in a history related field or a book that has ancient relics
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 11: by Patty (new)

Patty (catnaping) | 415 comments I'm in
0/5

1 English: Embraced by Blood Laurie London
2 Maths: Styxx Sherilyn Kenyon
3 Science: Through the Ever Night Veronica Rossi
4 History: Shadow of Night Deborah Harkness
5 Art: Heart of Venom Jennifer Estep

Embraced by Blood (Sweetblood, #2) by Laurie London Styxx (Dark-Hunter, #23) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Through the Ever Night (Under the Never Sky, #2) by Veronica Rossi Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy, #2) by Deborah Harkness Heart of Venom (Elemental Assassin, #9) by Jennifer Estep


message 12: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013


1/6 Completed


English: Dire Desires
Maths: Wild About You
Science: The Lost Night
History: Phoenix Rising
Geography: Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter 1/9/13 ★★★★
Art: Whispers Under Ground

Dire Desires (Eternal Wolf Clan, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Wild About You (Love at Stake, #13) by Kerrelyn Sparks The Lost Night (Rainshadow, #1; Harmony, #9) by Jayne Castle Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #1) by Philippa Ballantine Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter (Midnight Liaisons, #2) by Jessica Sims Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant, #3) by Ben Aaronovitch


message 13: by Sonia (new)

Sonia (darktalynn) In!


WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

0/5 Completed


English: Tangled Threads
Maths: TBD
Science: The Eternity Cure
Geography:TBD
Art:Coraline

Tangled Threads (Elemental Assassin, #4) by Jennifer Estep The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa Coraline by Neil Gaiman


message 14: by Midu (last edited Sep 02, 2013 09:58PM) (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc
Maths: Read a book that is part of a series
Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book, whether straight or romance or a non-fiction book
History: Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 15: by Suzanne (last edited Sep 16, 2013 05:51AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 118 comments Who's Your Author?
Back to School Challenge September 2013
Duration:
9/1/2013 - 9/30/2013

Progress: 7 out of 7 (minimum 5)

English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc

Maths: Read a book that is part of a series:
Fool Moon by Jim Butcher - **** - 9/3/2013

Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book, whether straight or romance or a non-fiction book:
Magic Rises by Ilona Andrews - ***** - 9/15/2013

History: Read a historical book, whether fiction or non-fiction or a character who works in a history related field or a book that has ancient relics:
Unsinkable: A Memoir by Debbie Reynolds - ***** - 9/9/2013

Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own: Maldives
On the Island by Tracey Garvis-Graves - ***** - 9/2/2013

Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover:
The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings - **** - 9/6/2013

Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character:
A Night to Surrender by Tessa Dare - ***** - 9/10/2013

Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover:
Lover Mine by J.R. Ward - *** - 9/5/2013

On the Island (On the Island #1) by Tracey Garvis-Graves Fool Moon (The Dresden Files, #2) by Jim Butcher Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings Unsinkable A Memoir by Debbie Reynolds A Night to Surrender (Spindle Cove, #1) by Tessa Dare Magic Rises (Kate Daniels, #6) by Ilona Andrews


message 16: by Midu (last edited Sep 05, 2013 10:20PM) (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title, author name or a characters name ie Shelli Stevens, Fatal Fortune, Mickey Mouse etc
Maths: Volition (Volition, #1) by Shawn Kirsten Maravel
Science: An Apple For Zoë (The Forsaken, #1) by Thomas Amo
History: Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Inhale (Just Breathe, #1) by Kendall Grey
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 17: by Sonia (last edited Sep 06, 2013 02:25AM) (new)

Sonia (darktalynn) In!


WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

1/5 Completed


English: Tangled Threads
Maths: TBD
Science: The Eternity Cure
Geography:Wallbanger ♥♥♥♥♥
Art:Coraline

Tangled Threads (Elemental Assassin, #4) by Jennifer Estep The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa Wallbanger by Alice Clayton Coraline by Neil Gaiman


message 18: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Midnight Marriage (Roxton Series #2) by Lucinda Brant
Maths: Volition (Volition, #1) by Shawn Kirsten Maravel
Science: An Apple For Zoë (The Forsaken, #1) by Thomas Amo
History: Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Inhale (Just Breathe, #1) by Kendall Grey
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 19: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013


2/6 Completed


English: Dire Desires
Maths: Wild About You
Science: The Lost Night 11/9/13 ★★★★
History: Phoenix Rising
Geography: Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter 1/9/13 ★★★★
Art: Whispers Under Ground

Dire Desires (Eternal Wolf Clan, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Wild About You (Love at Stake, #13) by Kerrelyn Sparks The Lost Night (Rainshadow, #1; Harmony, #9) by Jayne Castle Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #1) by Philippa Ballantine Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter (Midnight Liaisons, #2) by Jessica Sims Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant, #3) by Ben Aaronovitch


message 20: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Midnight Marriage (Roxton Series #2) by Lucinda Brant
Maths: Volition (Volition, #1) by Shawn Kirsten Maravel
Science: An Apple For Zoë (The Forsaken, #1) by Thomas Amo
History: Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Inhale (Just Breathe, #1) by Kendall Grey
Home Economics: The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover


message 21: by Sonia (last edited Sep 15, 2013 08:41AM) (new)

Sonia (darktalynn) WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

3/5 Completed


English: Tangled Threads
Maths: Magic Bites♥♥♥♥
Science: The Eternity Cure♥♥♥♥♥
Geography:Wallbanger ♥♥♥♥♥
Art:Coraline

Tangled Threads (Elemental Assassin, #4) by Jennifer Estep Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1) by Ilona Andrews The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa Wallbanger by Alice Clayton Coraline by Neil Gaiman


message 22: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments English: Midnight Marriage (Roxton Series #2) by Lucinda Brant
Maths: Volition (Volition, #1) by Shawn Kirsten Maravel
Science: An Apple For Zoë (The Forsaken, #1) by Thomas Amo
History: Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence
Geography: Speaking from Among the Bones (Flavia de Luce, #5 ) by Alan Bradley
Art: Inhale (Just Breathe, #1) by Kendall Grey
Home Economics: The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Sport: One Grave at a Time (Night Huntress, #6) by Jeaniene Frost


message 23: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments Congrats Midu!


message 24: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments thanks,Leigh! how have you been? :-)


message 25: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments Midu wrote: "thanks,Leigh! how have you been? :-)"

Great! We celebrated my grandson's 4th birthday this weekend. They grow up so fast!

How have you been?


message 27: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments Yea Suzanne!


message 28: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments Congrats Suzanne!


message 29: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Leigh wrote: "Midu wrote: "thanks,Leigh! how have you been? :-)"

Great! We celebrated my grandson's 4th birthday this weekend. They grow up so fast!

How have you been?"

4th already? :D I'm good too, thanks!


message 30: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Hey Lara & Suzanne!


message 31: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments Midu wrote: "Leigh wrote: "Midu wrote: "thanks,Leigh! how have you been? :-)"

Great! We celebrated my grandson's 4th birthday this weekend. They grow up so fast!

How have you been?"
4th already? :D I'm good t..."


I have two grandsons. Hunter is 4 and Stetson is 6 weeks old. I'm glad you are doing well.


message 32: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments Hi Midu!


message 33: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Lara wrote: "Hi Midu!"
all good?


message 34: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Leigh wrote: "Midu wrote: "Leigh wrote: "Midu wrote: "thanks,Leigh! how have you been? :-)"

Great! We celebrated my grandson's 4th birthday this weekend. They grow up so fast!

How have you been?"
4th already? ..."

GTK! Thanks!


message 35: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments Midu wrote: "Lara wrote: "Hi Midu!"
all good?"


Yes. Too busy with work though. So my reading is definitely suffering. Plus, I'm having a hard time finishing many of the books I've started.


message 36: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments Hooray, Midu, Suzanne!!


message 37: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013


3/6 Completed


English: Dire Desires 18/9/13 ★★★★
Maths: Wild About You
Science: The Lost Night 11/9/13 ★★★★
History: Phoenix Rising
Geography: Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter 1/9/13 ★★★★
Art: Whispers Under Ground

Dire Desires (Eternal Wolf Clan, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Wild About You (Love at Stake, #13) by Kerrelyn Sparks The Lost Night (Rainshadow, #1; Harmony, #9) by Jayne Castle Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #1) by Philippa Ballantine Desperately Seeking Shapeshifter (Midnight Liaisons, #2) by Jessica Sims Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant, #3) by Ben Aaronovitch


message 38: by Sandra, Need more time to Read!! (new)

Sandra | 4506 comments Lara wrote: "Midu wrote: "Lara wrote: "Hi Midu!"
all good?"

Yes. Too busy with work though. So my reading is definitely suffering. Plus, I'm having a hard time finishing many of the books I've started."



Lara, I hate when that happens, both the working and the not finishing!!


message 39: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Lara wrote: "Midu wrote: "Lara wrote: "Hi Midu!"
all good?"

Yes. Too busy with work though. So my reading is definitely suffering. Plus, I'm having a hard time finishing many of the books I've started."


same here!


message 40: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Sandra wrote: "Hooray, Midu, Suzanne!!"

thanks,Sandra!


message 41: by Sonia (new)

Sonia (darktalynn) WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

4/5 Completed


English: Magic Mourns♥♥♥♥
Maths: Magic Bites♥♥♥♥
Science: The Eternity Cure♥♥♥♥♥
Geography:Wallbanger ♥♥♥♥♥
Art:Coraline

Magic Mourns (Kate Daniels, #3.5) by Ilona Andrews Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1) by Ilona Andrews The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa Wallbanger by Alice Clayton Coraline by Neil Gaiman


message 42: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments Yea Midu! I missed that you finished (hangs head in shame).


message 43: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

Read at least 5 subjects

English: Read a book that uses alliteration in the title: The Apollo Academy 9/1/13
Maths: Read a book that is part of a series: Scent of Magic 9/14/13
Science: Read a science fiction/futuristic or fantasy book: DIGNITY 9/15/13
History: Read a book that has ancient relics: Cast in Sorrow 9/6/13
Geography: Read a book set in a country not your own
Art: Read a book with a beautiful cover
Home Economics: Read a book that involves cooking or sewing or cleaning or a book where the home is almost like a character
Sport: Read a book that has an athletic character or who plays a sport; has a sport in the title or on the cover

READ 4/5

The Apollo Academy (Apollo Academy, #1) by Kimberly P. Chase Scent of Magic (Healer, #2) by Maria V. Snyder DIGNITY (To Be Sinclair, #1) by Eva Caye Cast in Sorrow (Chronicles of Elantra #9) by Michelle Sagara


message 44: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments Lara wrote: "Yea Midu! I missed that you finished (hangs head in shame)."
:-D


message 45: by Crystal (new)

Crystal | 5 comments English: Gone Girl
Math: The Gunslinger
Science: Scarlet
History: The Help
Art: The Passage
Geography: Cinder
Home Ec: Home Front
Sports: Leverage


message 46: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments are you done, Crystal?


message 47: by Lara (new)

Lara | 742 comments Yea Crystal! You're awfully well rounded :-)


message 48: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments Congrats Crystal!


message 49: by Leigh (new)

Leigh | 1157 comments WYA Back to School Challenge
Duration: 1 September - 30 September 2013

Completed 6/6

English: Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins 9/3 3stars
Maths: Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, #1) by Jennifer Estep 9/12 4stars
Science: Inhuman (Fetch, #1) by Kat Falls 9/15 5stars
History: Z A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler 9/20 3stars
Geography: Reckless by Amanda Quick 9/15 4stars
Art: Switched (Trylle #1) by Amanda Hocking 9/10 4stars


message 50: by Midu (new)

Midu Hadi | 589 comments go Leigh!


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