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message 1: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 06:35AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments 2016 I-SPY: BOOK TITLES EDITION CHALLENGE

9/10

4. A Wrinkle in Time - The Time Traveler's Wife
7. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass - X Out Of Wonderland
8. Brave New World - New Spring
9. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? - Dragonholder: The Life and Dreams (So Far) of Anne McCaffrey
11. The Diary of a Young Girl - Cowgirl Poetry: One Hundred Years of Ridin' and
Rhymin'

14. The God of Small Things - God Help the Child
19. The Old Man and the Sea - Island Beneath the Sea
20. Where the Red Fern Grows - Red Rising
21. Island of the Blue Dolphins - Gathering Blue


message 2: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 06:36AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments COMPLETE - 2016 AROUND THE WORLD IN BOOKS CHALLENGE

10/10

1. USA - Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
2. JAPAN - Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
3. RUSSIA - Foundation by Isaac Asimov
4. SOUTH AFRICA - The Copy by Grant Boshoff
5. ENGLAND - Coraline by Neil Gaiman
6. AUSTRALIA - Mary Poppins
7. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
8. THAILAND - Lullabies
9. IRELAND - In the Woods
10. PERU - Island Beneath the Sea


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message 5: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 07:16AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments COMPLETE - 2016 POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE

20/15

1. A book based on a fairy tale - A Tangled Web
2. A National Book Award winner - The Color Purple
3. A YA bestseller - The Lost Hero
8. A book set in Europe - In the Woods
9. A book that's under 150 pages - Letters From People Who Hate Me
12. A book recommended by someone you just met - Ubik
14. A book you can finish in a day - Gathering Blue
17. A book at least 100 years older than you - The Fall of the House of Usher
18. A book that's more than 600 pages - The Gathering Storm
20. A science-fiction novel - Foundation
23. A book that is published in 2016 - League of Dragons
25. A book that takes place during summer - Prodigal Summer
26. A book and its prequel - New Spring and A Memory of Light
29. A dystopian novel - Messenger
31. A book of poetry - The Dogs I Have Kissed
33. A classic from the 20th century - The Age of Innocence
34. A book from the library - The Outlaw Demon Wails
38. A satirical book - X Out Of Wonderland
39. A book that takes place on an island - Island Beneath the Sea


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message 9: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 06:45AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments 2016 GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS CHALLENGE


2/10

League of Dragons
A Gathering of Shadows


message 11: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 06:47AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments COMPLETE - 2016 BOOK RIOT'S READ HARDER CHALLENGE

11/10

1. Read a horror book - The Fall of the House of Usher
2. Read a nonfiction book about science - In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
5. Read a middle grade novel - The Lost Hero
6. Read a biography (not memoir or autobiography) - Dragonholder: The Life and Dreams (So Far) of Anne McCaffrey
7. Read a dystopian or post-apocalyptic novel - Gathering Blue
8. Read a book originally published in the decade you were born
- Foundation
9. Listen to an audiobook that has won an Audie Award - The Martian
10. Read a book over 500 pages long - The Gathering Storm
11. Read a book under 100 pages - The Dogs I Have Kissed
24. Read a book with a main character that has a mental illness - Mr. Mercedes
15. Read a book of historical fiction set before 1900 - The Age of Innocence
18. Read a book that was adapted into a movie, then watch the movie. Debate which is better. The Martian


message 12: by Mary Pat (last edited Nov 12, 2016 05:19AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments COMPLETE - 2016 A-Z CHALLENGE: CHARACTER EDITION

26/26

A - Anonymous - Letters From People Who Hate Me
B - Geoffrey Bartell - The Copy
C - Catelyn Stark - A Game of Thrones
D - Bayta Darell, Foundation and Empire
E - Elayne Trakand - A Memory of Light
F - Jamie Fraser - Drums of Autumn
G - Gong Su - League of Dragons
H - Holland - A Gathering of Shadows
I - Iskierka - Blood of Tyrants
J - Jerome Robinson - Mr. Mercedes
K - Kell - A Darker Shade of Magic
L - Lan Mandragoran - New Spring
M - Matt - Messenger
N - Nynaeve - Towers of Midnight
O - Madam Ellen Olenska - The Age of Innocence
P - Piper - The Lost Hero
Q - Quen - The Outlaw Demon Wails
R - John Rothstein, Finders Keepers
S - Hari Seldon Foundation
T -Thomas - Gathering Blue
U - Roderick Usher The Fall of the House of Usher
V - Egwene al'Vere - The Gathering Storm
W - Mark Watney, The Martian
X - X, X Out Of Wonderland
Y - Yoren, A Clash of Kings
Z - Zeus, A Tangled Web


message 13: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 06:48AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments 2016 MODERN MRS DARCY CHALLENGE (FORMERLY HAPPY NEW YEAR! SURPRISE CHALLENGE)

6/12

1. A Book Published this Year - League of Dragons
2. A Book You Can Finish in One Day - Gathering Blue
3. A Book You Have Been Meaning to Read - The Color Purple
5. A Book You Should Have Read in School - A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
7. A Book Published Before You Were Born - Foundation
8. A Book That Was Banned at Some Point - The Color Purple


message 14: by Mary Pat (last edited Oct 07, 2016 06:44AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments MPC - SERIES CHALLENGE

20/54 Books (2016)
3/10 Series
76 Total Books

Shades of Magic - V.E. Schwab
2/3 (Series Total of 3)
A Darker Shade of Magic
A Gathering of Shadows
TBR - A Conjuring of Light

COMPLETE - Temeraire - Naomi Novik
2/2 (Series Total of 9)
READ - His Majesty's Dragon
READ - Throne of Jade
READ - Black Powder War
READ - Empire of Ivory
READ - Victory of Eagles
READ - Tongues of Serpents
READ - Crucible of Gold
Blood of Tyrants
League of Dragons

COMPLETE - Wheel of Time - Robert Jordan
4/4 (Series Total of 15)
READ - The Eye of the World
READ - The Great Hunt
READ - The Dragon Reborn
READ - The Shadow Rising
READ - The Fires of Heaven
READ - Lord of Chaos
READ - A Crown of Swords
READ - The Path of Daggers
READ - Winter's Heart
READ - Crossroads of Twilight
READ - Knife of Dreams
The Gathering Storm
Towers of Midnight
New Spring
A Memory of Light

COMPLETE - The Giver - Lois Lowry
3/3 (Series Total of 4)
READ - The Giver
Gathering Blue
Messenger
Son


Outlander - Diane Gabaldon
1/7 (Series Total of 10)
READ - Outlander
READ - Dragonfly in Amber
READ - Voyager
Drums of Autumn
TBR - The Fiery Cross
TBR - A Breath of Snow and Ashes
TBR - An Echo in the Bone
TBR - The Space Between
TBR - Written in My Own Heart's Blood
TBR - A Leaf on the Wind of All Hallows

The Hallows - Kim Harrison
1/10 (Series Total of 15)
READ- Dead Witch Walking
READ- The Good, the Bad, and the Undead
READ- Every Which Way But Dead
READ- A Fistful of Charms
READ- For a Few Demons More
The Outlaw Demon Wails
TBR- White Witch, Black Curse
TBR- Black Magic Sanction
TBR- Pale Demon
TBR-A Perfect Blood
TBR- Trouble on Reserve
TBR- Ever After
TBR- The Undead Pool
TBR- The Witch With No Name
TBR- Sudden Backtrack

Foundation - Isaac Asimov
2/7 (Series Total of 7)
Foundation
Foundation and Empire
TBR- Second Foundation
TBR- Foundation and Earth
TBR- Foundation's Edge
TBR- Forward the Foundation
TBR- Prelude to Foundation


Bill Hodges Trilogy - Stephen King
2/3 (Series Total of 3)
Mr. Mercedes
Finders Keepers
TBR- End of Watch


A Song of Ice and Fire -George R.R. Martin
2/7 (Series Total of 7)
A Game of Thrones
A Clash of Kings
TBR- A Storm of Swords
TBR- A Feast for Crows
TBR- A Dance with Dragons
TBR- The Winds of Winter
TBR- A Dream of Spring

Mistborn - Brandon Sanderson
1/8 (Series Total of 8)
The Final Empire
TBR- The Hero of Ages
TBR- The Alloy of Law
TBR- Shadows of Self
TBR- The Bands of Mourning
TBR- Secret History
TBR- The Lost Metal



message 15: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 07:24AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments RACE TO THE FINISH CHALLENGE (Quarterly)

Count me in! Below is a summary of what I need to finish my annual challenges. It adds up to 41 books but I won't need that many as one book will count towards more than one challenge. I don't like to pick my books too far ahead so I am going to set a goal of 20 and I will increase it if necessary.

11/25

The Final Empire
Cowgirl Poetry: One Hundred Years of Ridin' and Rhymin'
The Time Traveler's Wife
Lullabies
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Red Rising
In the Woods
Island Beneath the Sea
Kitchens of the Great Midwest
The Dirty Life: On Farming, Food, and Love
Prodigal Summer

0 - Every Year
0 - Listopia
0 - World
1 - I Spy
3 - Fiction to Reality
6 - Mrs. Darcy
5 - Randomizer
6 - Recommended
8 - Choice Awards

5901 Pages

3 books to finish challenge


message 16: by Mary Pat (last edited Dec 31, 2016 07:25AM) (new)

Mary Pat | 2186 comments Test of Columns

PARTICIPANT	COMPLETED
MPC		0/
MPC 2/5



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