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message 1: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 08, 2016 09:10AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments On Going Challenges:

GoodReads Challenge
200 to Read in 2016 - 89/200

Yearly
I Spy - 10/25
Every Year - 19/31
Around the World - 8/10
PopSugar Challenge - 22/41
TBR Randomiser Challenge - 8/10
Let's Turn Pages - 45,944/80,000 (12/8/16)
Book Riot Reader's Harder Challenge - 10/12
2016 Goodreads Choice - 5/10
A-Z Character Challenge - 21/12
Listopia Challenge - 6/25
Surprise Challenge - 11/12
Group Reads Catch Up - 8/44
109/231

Quarterly
✓ First Quarter - Box Challenge - 5/5
✓ First Quarter - GoodReads Group Reads - 5/5
✓ Second Quarter - Clearing the Shelves 12/10
✓ Second Quarter - Award Winning Books 0/5
Third Quarter - Finish the Series 1/12
Third Quarter - Chloe's 10 0/10
9/25

Monthly: January
Group Reads - 2/3
r/Dallas - 1/1
Brian Jacques - 16/25
10/29

February
Group Reads 1/1
r/Dallas Reads All the Books 1/1
TBR List 3/10
January Left Overs 9/33
14/45

April
/30

Personal
Reading What I Own - 6/57
Oz's Famous Forty - 0/40
1001 Books to Read Before You Die - 0/50
Stephen King - 2/10
Redwall - 11/25
6/182

Completed Challenges
A-Z Character Challenge


message 2: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 08, 2016 08:13AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: Every Year
1 January -31 December 2016

1986 - Redwall
1987
1988 - Mossflower
1989
1990 - Mattimeo
1991Mariel of Redwall
1992 - Salamandastron
1993Martin the Warrior
1994The Bellmaker
1995Outcast of Redwall
1996Pearls of Lutra
1997The Long Patrol
1998 - Marlfox
1999The Legend of Luke
2000Lord Brocktree
2001 - Taggerung
2002 - Summer Knight
2003 - Death Masks
2004The Walking Dead, Vol. 01: Days Gone Bye
2005She-Hulk, Volume 2: Superhuman Law
2006Soul Eater, Vol. 06
2007 - Fairy Debt
2008 - The Weight of Silence
2009 - Soulless
2010Marine Biology
2011Clockwork Prince
2012Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
2013Champion
2014 - All the Light We Cannot See
2015 - Prudence
2016 - The Siren


29/31

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message 3: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 08, 2016 08:16AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: Around the World
1 January - 31 December 2016

1. Prudence- India 1/13/2016
2. Soulless - England 1/20/2016
3. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America - Chicago, IL, USA
4. Leviathan 2/1/2016 - Austria
5. Behemoth - 2/5/2016 - Ottoman Empire
6. Boxers - 2/6/2016 - China
7. If You Could See Me Now - 2/28/2016 - Ireland
8. And the Mountains Echoed - Afghanistan
9. The Paris Wife - France
10. Heartless - Wonderland! :)

10/10

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message 4: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 28, 2016 09:02AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: PopSugar Challenge


1. A book based on a fairy tale - Winter
2. A National Book Award winner -Brown Girl Dreaming
3. A YA bestseller - Champion
4. A book you haven't read since high school - Martin the Warrior
5. A book set in your home state - 11/22/63 Texas
6. A book translated to English
7. A romance set in the future
8. A book set in Europe - Soulless
9. A book that's under 150 pages - Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal
10. A New York Times bestseller - All the Light We Cannot See
11. A book that's becoming a movie this year
12. A book recommended by someone you just met
13. A self-improvement book
14. A book you can finish in a day - Heart and Brain: An Awkward Yeti Collection 1/30/2016
15. A book written by a celebrity
16. A political memoir
17. A book at least 100 years older than you
18. A book that's more than 600 pages It
19. A book from Oprah's Book Club
20. A science-fiction novel The 5th Wave
22. A graphic novel Repossession
23. A book that is published in 2016 - The Siren
24. A book with a protagonist that has your occupation The Cuckoo's Calling - Office Manager/Secretary :)
25. A book that takes place during summer
26. A book and its prequel - Redwall, Mossflower
27. A murder mystery - Pretty Girls
28. A book written by a comedian
29. A dystopian novel - Champion
30. A book with a blue cover - Cinderella, Vol. 1: From Fabletown with Love
31. A book of poetry
32. The first book you see in a bookstore
33. A classic from the 20th century
34. A book from the library - The Rosie Project
35. An autobiography - Orange Is the New Black
36. A book about a road trip - Prudence
37. A book about a culture you're unfamiliar with A Thousand Splendid Suns
38. A satirical book
39. A book that takes place on an island If You Could See Me Now
40. A book that's guaranteed to bring you joy Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two

25/41

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message 5: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 07, 2016 08:43AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: TBR Randomiser Challenge

(1.) 418. Boxers
(2.) 328. Half Bad
(3.) 58. One Hundred Names
(4.) 230. Deadly Little Secret
(5.) 355. I Am the Messenger
(6.) 455. Ruler of Beasts
(7.) 61. If You Could See Me Now
(8.) 216. The Rook
(9.) 215. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - 1/6/2016
(10.) 291. B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal

8/10

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message 6: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Aug 30, 2016 08:23AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: Let's Turn Pages

33053/80,000

369 - Hyperbole and a half
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message 7: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 28, 2016 09:03AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: Book Riot Reader's Harder Challenge

1. Read a horror book - It
2. Read a nonfiction book about science
3. Read a collection of essays
4. Read a book out loud to someone else
5. Read a middle grade novel Mattimeo
6. Read a biography (not memoir or autobiography)
7. Read a dystopian or post-apocalyptic novel - Champion
8. Read a book originally published in the decade you were born - Redwall Originally published 1986
9. Listen to an audiobook that has won an Audie Award - All the Light We Cannot See
10. Read a book over 500 pages long - Winter
11. Read a book under 100 pages - A Bloody Storm
12. Read a book by or about a person that identifies as transgender
13. Read a book that is set in the Middle East - And the Mountains Echoed
14. Read a book by an author from Southeast Asia
15. Read a book of historical fiction set before 1900
16. Read the first book in a series by a person of color
17. Read a non-superhero comic that debuted in the last three years
18. Read a book that was adapted into a movie, then watch the movie. Debate which is better. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
19. Read a nonfiction book about feminism or dealing with feminist themes
20. Read a book about religion (fiction or nonfiction)
21. Read a book about politics in your country or another (fiction or nonfiction) - Prudence
22. Read a food memoir
23. Read a play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two
24. Read a book with a main character that has a mental illness

11/12
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message 8: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 28, 2016 09:03AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards
10 books published in 2016

1. The Siren
2. Stars Above
3. The Winner's Kiss
4. The Crown
5. The Hidden Oracle
6. First Comes Love
7. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two

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message 9: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited May 06, 2016 09:33AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: A-Z Character Challenge

A - Ajax Penumbra - Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
B - Bill Denbrough - It
C - Connal Maccon - Soulless
D - Daniel Burnham - The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
E - Ellie the Ghost - Repossession
F - Frank Dunning - 11/22/63
G - Gonff, Prince of Mousetheives - Mossflower
H - Helper Dog - Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened
I - Ivan No-Surname If You Could See Me Now
J - June Iparis - Champion
K - Kennedy - Repossession
L - Lars the Awkward Yeti - Heart and Brain: An Awkward Yeti Collection
M - Matthias - Redwall
N - Nicola Tesla - Goliath
O
P - Prudence Alessandra Maccon Akledama - Prudence
Q
R - Randolph Lyall - Changless
S - September - The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
T - Tana - The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
U - Urthstrype - Salamandastron
V - Vibana - Saints
W - Winter - Winter
X
Y - Yossarian - Catch-22
Z

21/12

Saints
Salamandastron
Goliath
If You Could See Me Now
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message 11: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Aug 01, 2016 08:54AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: Surprise Challenge
1. A Book Published this Year - The Siren
2. A Book You Can Finish in One Day - Heart and Brain: An Awkward Yeti Collection
3. A Book You Have Been Meaning to Read - Leviathan
4. A Book Recommended by Your Local Librarian or Bookseller - And the Mountains Echoed
5. A Book You Should Have Read in School - Catch-22
6. A Book Chosen For You by Your Spouse, Partner, Sibling, Child, or BFF Soulless HS friend recommended this book to me
7. A Book Published Before You Were Born The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
8. A Book That Was Banned at Some Point
9. A Book You Previously Abandoned Fahrenheit 451
10. A Book You Own but Have Never Read White Cat
11. A Book the Intimidates You - It Super long and clowns...
12. A Book You Have Read at Least Once - Redwall

11/12
Banned:
Slaughter House Five
Clockwork Orange
One Flew Over

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message 12: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 08, 2016 08:20AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Yearly Challenge: 2016 Group Reads

January - The Martian
February - The Witches: Salem, 1692
March - I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
April - Cinder

Yearly Challenge: I Spy Title Edition

1. Of Mice and Men - Atonement
2. A Tale of Two Cities - The Thirteenth Tale
3. Gone with the Wind - Nine Years Gone
4. A Wrinkle in Time - Break My Heart a 1000 Times
5. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - The Grown Up
6. The Little Prince - Clockwork Prince
7. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass - Glass Castle
8. Brave New World - Orange Is the New Black
9. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? - Brown Girl Dreaming
10. The Joy Luck Club - Luckiest Girl Alive
11. The Diary of a Young Girl - The Girl with all the Gifts
12. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - I Know This Much Is True
13. The Book Thief - Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - 1/6/2016
14. The God of Small Things - God Save the Queen
15. Around the World in 80 Days - Afterworlds
16. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't
17. The Time Traveler's Wife -The Paris Wife
18. All Quiet on the Western Front - All the Light We Cannot See
19. The Old Man and the Sea - The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
20. Where the Red Fern Grows - Black Widow: Forever Red
21. Island of the Blue Dolphins - A Spool of Blue Thread
22. Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe - She-Hulk, Vol. 1: Single Green Female
23. Girl With a Pearl Earring - The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making 2/17/2016
24. The Call of the Wild - The Cuckoo's Calling
25. The Good Earth - The girl with the Clockwork Heart
15/25


message 14: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Aug 30, 2016 08:39AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Second Quarter Challenge

Clearing the Shelves - Page 2, Message 61
Reading What You Own
Vampire Academy
Frostbite
Hollow City
Atonement
The Legend of Luke
Lord Brocktree
A Thousand Splendid Suns
City of Bones
City of Ashes
City of Glass
One Hundred Names
City of Fallen Angels
12/10

Award Winning Books - Page 1, Message 43
Career of Evil - Audie Award Mystery 2016
A Thousand Splendid Suns - British Book Award of Best Read (2008)
Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal - Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story (2015)
Brown Girl Dreaming Newberry Award (2015)
City of Glass - Children's Choice Award 2010
5/5


message 15: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 12, 2016 08:11AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Third Quarter Challenge
Complete Series:
I'm going to attempt to finish the Redwall series by the end of Sept! I lack about 10 books.
1. Taggerung
2. Triss
3. Loamhedge
4. Rakkety Tam
5. High Rhulain
6. Eulalia!
7. Doomwyte
8. The Sable Queen
9. The Rouge Crew
10. City of Fallen Angels
11. City of Lost Souls
12. City of Heavenly Fire
2/12


Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Fourth Quarter Challenge


message 17: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Jun 16, 2016 02:42PM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments January Challenge

Group Reads
2015 - The Martian
And the Mountains Echoed - 2014 (published 2013)
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore -2013 (I Spy #13, published 2012)
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making - 2012 (I Spy #23, published 2011)

r/Dallas Reads All the Books
Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened

Total Month Goal: 30 Books
1. And the Mountains Echoed
2. Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore
3. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
4. Hyperbole and a Half
5. The Martian
6. Redwall 1986
7. Mossflower 1988
8. Mattimeo 1990
9. Mariel of Redwall 1991
10. Salamandastron 1992
11. Martin the Warrior 1993
12. The Bellmaker 1994
13. Outcast of Redwall 1995
14. Pearls of Lutra 1996
15. The Long Patrol 1997
16. Marlfox 1998
17. The Legend of Luke 1999
18. Lord Brocktree 2000
19. Taggerung 2001
20. Triss 2002
21. Loamhedge 2003
22. Rakkety Tam 2004
23. High Rhulain 2005
24. Eulalia! 2006
25. Doomwyte 2008
26. The Sable Queen 2010
27. The Rouge Crew 2011
28.Castaways of the Flying Dutchman 2001
29. The Angel’s Command 2003
30.Voyage of the Slaves 2006

18/30


message 18: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Jun 16, 2016 02:42PM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments February Challenge

Group Reads
2015
The Rosie Project 2014

r/Dallas Reads All the Books
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America

Yearly Challenge: TBR Randomiser Challenge

(1.) 418. Boxers
(2.) 328. Half Bad
(3.) 58. One Hundred Names
(4.) 230. Deadly Little Secret
(5.) 355. I Am the Messenger
(6.) 455. Ruler of Beasts
(7.) 61. If You Could See Me Now
(8.) 216. The Rook
(9.) 215. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - 1/6/2016
(10.) 291. B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal
6/10

Remaining January Challenge
Group Reads
2015 - The Martian
And the Mountains Echoed - 2014 (published 2013)
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making - 2012 (I Spy #23, published 2011)
Total Month Goal: 30 Books
1. And the Mountains Echoed
5. The Martian
10. Salamandastron 1992
11. Martin the Warrior 1993
12. The Bellmaker 1994
13. Outcast of Redwall 1995
14. Pearls of Lutra 1996
15. The Long Patrol 1997
16. Marlfox 1998
17. The Legend of Luke 1999
18. Lord Brocktree 2000
19. Taggerung 2001
20. Triss 2002
21. Loamhedge 2003
22. Rakkety Tam 2004
23. High Rhulain 2005
24. Eulalia! 2006
25. Doomwyte 2008
26. The Sable Queen 2010
27. The Rouge Crew 2011
28.Castaways of the Flying Dutchman 2001
29. The Angel’s Command 2003
30.Voyage of the Slaves 2006

/43


message 19: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Mar 05, 2016 08:40AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments March Challenge

Group Reads
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 2014

NTTBF Reads
White Cat - Holly Black
Red Glove - Holly Black
Black Heart - Holly Black
3/20

The School for Good and Evil
A World Without Princess
The Last Ever After
Flunked
Charmed
Secrets of My Hollywood Life
On Location
Family Affairs
Paparazzi Princess
Broadway Lights
There's No Place Like Home
Lois Lane: Fall Out
George
Across the Universe
Born Wicked
Behold the Bones
Salt to the Sea
The Winners Curse


message 20: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Aug 30, 2016 08:48AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments April Challenge

Group Reads
Chocolat 2015
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn 2014
The Little Lady Agency 2012

Continue Reading for NTTBF

Total Month Catch Up
1. Marlfox
2. The Legend of Luke
3. Lord Brocktree
4. Taggerung
5. Triss
6. Loamhedge
7. Rakkety Tam
8. High Rhulain
9. Eulalia!
10. Doomwyte
11. The Sable Queen
12. The Rouge Crew
13. Castaway of the Flying Dutchman
14. Voyage of Slaves
15. Angel's Command
16. Half Bad
17. One Hundred Names
18. Ruler of Beasts
19. The Rook
20. B & Me
21. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
22. Leviathan Wakes
(3.) 23. One Hundred Names
(6.) 24. Ruler of Beasts
(8.) 25. The Rook
(10.) 26. B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal
27. The Martian
28. Chocolat
29. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
30. Little Ladies Agency


message 21: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited May 10, 2016 11:25AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments May Challenge

Group Reads
The Bell Jar 2015
Life After Life 2014
Cloud Atlas 2013
Catch-22 2014

1. The Legend of Luke
2. Lord Brocktree
3. Taggerung
4. Triss
5. Loamhedge
6. Rakkety Tam
7. High Rhulain
8. Eulalia!
9. Doomwyte
10. The Sable Queen
11. The Rouge Crew
12. One Hundred Names
13. Ruler of Beasts
14. The Rook
15. B & Me
16. Chocolat
17. The Little Ladies Agency
18. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
19. One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
20. Unwind


message 22: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Nov 30, 2015 10:58AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments June Challenge

Group Reads
Unwind 2014
The Good Father 2012


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message 25: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Sep 12, 2016 08:12AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments September Challenge

Group Challenge
Lolita 2014
The Secret History 2013
Fahrenheit 451

Catching Up!
According to my GoodReads Challenge Tracker, I'm 38 books behind schedule (as of 9/2/16). This month's goal, Read 38 books
1. Nimona
2. Blood Rites
3. The Rook
4. City of Lost Souls


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Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments October Challenge

Group Reads
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency 2013
Frankenstein 2012


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message 29: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 08, 2016 07:58AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Reading What I Own
Last year my goal was to bring my personal library down from 108 unread and owned books to 75. Missed the Goal by 7 books, so this year I'm going to aim for 50 plus last years left over 7.

1. The Hangman's Revolution
2. And Another Thing
3. Click
4. Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel
5. The Arctic Incident: The Graphic Novel
6. Perfect Ruin
7. The Red Tent
8. The Throne of Fire
9. The Serpent's Shadow
10. The Young Elite
11. The Innkeeper's Story
12. The Last Unicorn: Two Hearts
13. Faerytales and Nightmares
14. The Casual Vacancy
15. City of Fallen Angels
16. Clockwork Prince
17. Clockwork Princess
18. Fahrenheit 451
19. Geektastic
20. My Sister's Keeper
21. The Golem's Eye
22. Ptolemy's Gate
23. Another Faust
24. Another Pan
25. Another Jekyll, Another Hyde
26. Igraine the Brave
27. Reckless
28. The Game of Thrones: The Graphic Novel
29. Doomwyte
30. The Rouge Crew
31. The Sable Queen
32. The Voyage of Slaves
33. Angel's Command
34. The Castaway of the Flying Dutchman
35. Syren
36. Darke
37. American Sniper
38. Doomsday Project
39. Dark Fire
40. Fireworld
41. White Cat
42. Red Glove
43. Deja Dead
44. Redeeming Love
45. World War Z
46. One Hundred Names
47. All That Glows
48. The Girl with all the Gifts
49. Under the Dome
50. Cloud Atlas
51. Bellman and Black
52. Zombies vs. Unicorns
53. Clariel
54. Frozen Fire
55. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Slayer
56. Leviathan
57. The Replacements
58. The Space Between
59. Alice I Have Been
60. The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb
61. The Sisters Red
62. Stardust
63. Almost Moon
64. Frostbite
65. Vampire Academy
66. Shadow's Kiss
67. Succubus Blues
68. Succubus On Top
69. Succubus Dreams
70. Succubus Heat
71. Succubus Shadows
72. Succubus Redeemed
73. Ophelia
74. Nightwatch
75. The Pillars of the Earth
76. Night Road
77. A Thousand Splendid Suns
78. The Book of Fate
79. Mirror, Mirror
80. Lost
81. This Much I Know is True
82. Atonement
83. The Highwayman
84. The Girl Next Door
85. Some Girls
86. Son of a Witch
87. Powder of Life
88. Prudence

14/57


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Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Oz's Famous Forty
I love everything there is about Oz. I have read the original 14 by L. Frank, but this year I want to read more! This will be a two part challenge. I will be tracking the Famous Forty as well as any other Oz titles that I read this year.

1. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
2. The Marvelous Land of Oz
3. Ozma of Oz
4. Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
5. The Road to Oz
6. The Emerald City of Oz
7. The Patchwork Girl of Oz
8. Tik-Tok of Oz
9. The Scarecrow of Oz
10. Rinkitink in Oz
11. The Lost Princess of Oz
12. The Tin Woodman of Oz
13. The Magic of Oz
14. Glinda of Oz
15. The Royal Book of Oz
16. Kabumpo in Oz
17. The Cowardly Lion of Oz
18. Grampa in Oz
19. The Lost King of Oz
20. The Hungry Tiger of Oz
21. The Gnome King of Oz
22. The Giant Horse of Oz
23. Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz
24. The Yellow Knight of Oz
25. Pirates in Oz
26. The Purple Prince of Oz
27. Ojo in Oz
28. Speedy in Oz
29. The Wishing Horse of Oz
30. Captain Salt in Oz
31. Handy Mandy in Oz
32. The Silver Princess in Oz
33. Ozoplaning With the Wizard of Oz
34. The Wonder City of Oz
35. The Scalawagons of Oz
36. Lucky Bucky in Oz
37. The Magical Mimics in Oz
38. The Shaggy Man of Oz
39. The Hidden Valley of Oz
40. Merry Go Round in Oz

Famous Forty
0/40

Over the Rainbow
L.Frank Baum
Queer Visitors from the Marvelous Land of Oz
The Woggle-Bug Book
A Short, Short Oz Story
Little Wizard Stories
Ruth Plumly Thompson
Yankee in Oz
The Enchanted Island of Oz
The Wizard of Way-up and Other Wonders
The Cheerful Citizens of Oz
Sisajigg and Other Surprises
John R. Neill
The Oz Toy Book
The Runaway in Oz
Jack Snow
Who's Who in Oz
A Murder in Oz
Rachel Cosgrove Payes
The Wicked Witch of Oz
Percy and the Shrinking Violet
Spots in Oz
Rocket Trip to Oz
Eloise McGraw
The Forbidden Fountain of Oz
The Rundelstone of Oz


message 31: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Jun 16, 2016 02:44PM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: 1001 Books to Read Before You Die
This will be fun and interesting. I have read a handful of titles that are on this list already. Trying to get 50 completed by the end of the year.

1. Never Let Me Go
2. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
3. Cloud Atlas
4. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
5. Everything is Illuminated
6. Atonement
7. Choke
8. The Blind Assassin
9. House of Leaves
10. The Poisonwood Bible
11. Memoirs of a Geisha
12. The Virgin Suicides
13. American Psycho
14. The Things They Carried
15. Like Water for Chocolate
16. The Black Dahlia
17. Beloved
18. The Handmaid’s Tale
19. Perfume: The Story of Murder
20. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
21. The Interview with the Vampire
22. Slaughter-House Five
23. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
24. In Cold Blood
25. The Shining
26. Cat’s Cradle
27. The Graduate
28. The Bell Jar
29. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
30. A Clockwork Orange
31. Catch 22
32. To Kill a Mockingbird
33. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
34. The Lord of the Flies
35. Casino Royale
36. The Old Man and the Sea
37. Catcher in the Rye
38. I, Robot
39. 1984
40. Animal Farm
41. The Little Prince
42. Of Mice and Men
43. The Hobbit
44. Brave New World
45. A Farewell to Arms
46. All Quiet on the Western Front
47. The Great Gatsby
48. Ethan Frome
49. The Island of Dr. Moreau
50. Picture of Dorian Gray

3/50


message 32: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited May 06, 2016 07:42AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Stephen King

1. It
2. 11/22/63


2/10


message 33: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Jun 16, 2016 02:45PM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Group Reads
I had a hard time keeping up with the group reads this past year, so I'm going to play catch up and try to read what has been completed the month they were supposed to have been read. I'm also taking this opportunity to read what has been covered in the past.

1. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
2. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
3. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
4. The Rosie Project
5. And the Mountains Echoed
6. Fahrenheit 451
7. All the Light We Cannot See
8. Catch-22
9. The Little Lady Agency

9/44


message 34: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Oct 12, 2016 09:09AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Redwall
Last year, I was supposed to complete the works of Brian Jacques. I never got to it because I decided that I wanted to re-read the entire Redwall series. Ah, my childhood. This year I intend on tackling this project and officially reading everything by the late and great Brian Jacques

1. Redwall
2. Mossflower
3. Mattimeo
4. Mariel of Redwall
5. Salamandastron
6. Martin the Warrior
7. The Bellmaker
8. Outcast of Redwall
9. Pearls of Lutra
10. The Long Patrol
11. Marlfox
12. The Legend of Luke
13. Lord Brocktree
14. Taggerung

15. Triss
16. Loamhedge
17. Rakkety Tam
18. High Rhulain
19. Eulalia!
20. Doomwyte
21. The Sable Queen
22. The Rogue Crew
10/22

1. Castaways of the Flying Dutchman
2. The Angel's Command
3. Voyage of Slaves


message 35: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 29, 2015 07:46AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Putting Series to Bed
As an avid reader, I have many series that I have started but never finished. This year I want to finish 5 series that I started pre-GoodReads Days.

Series I Need to Finish
Septimus Heap
Redwall Series
Bartemaus Trilogy
Georgina Kincade Series
Sookie Stackhouse
Morganville Vampire Series


message 36: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 29, 2015 07:57AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: Left Overs of 2015
Debut Novels
Anne Rice - The Interview with the Vampire

Randomiser
Krampus: The Yule Lord
Lies of Loche Lamora

Complete Works
Eoin Colfer
Brian Jacques
Rick Riordan


message 37: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Dec 20, 2016 01:18PM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments Personal Challenge: 200 books to read in 2016

1. Champion - 1/4/2016 (369p)
2. Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - 1/6/2016 (288p)
3. Redwall - 1/7/2016 (352p)
4. Mossflower - 1/13/2016 (431p)
5. Prudence - 1/13/2016 (359p)
6. Mattimeo - 1/16/2016 (446p)
7. Repossession - 1/18/2016 (224p)
8. It - 1/19/2016 (1093p)
9. Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened - 1/19/2016 (369p)
10. Soulless -1/20/2016 (373p)
11. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America 1/26/2016 (447p)
12. Winter - 1/29/2016 (824p)
13. Mariel of Redwall - 1/30/2016 (387p)
14. Cinderella, Vol. 1: From Fabletown with Love - 1/30/2016 (144p)
15. Heart and Brain: An Awkward Yeti Collection - 1/30/2016 (144p)
16. Leviathan - 2/1/2016 (440p)
17. Salamandastron - 2/3/2016 (391p)
18. Behemoth -2/5/2016 (481p)
19. Boxers - 2/6/2016 (325p)
20. Saints - 2/6/2016 (170p)
21. Martin the Warrior - 2/14/2016 (376)
22. Cinderella, Vol. 2: Fables are Forever - 2/16/2016 (154)
23. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making 2/17/2016 (p247)
24. Goliath 2/22/2016 (p576)
25. The Haunting of Sunshine Girl 2/23/2016 (269p)
26. I Am the Messenger 2/24/2016 (357p)
27. White Cat 2/26/16 (309p)
28. If You Could See Me Now 2/28/2016 (384p)
29. The Bellmaker 2/29/2016 (336p)
30. The Rosie Project 3/1/2016 (295p)
31. Red Glove 3/2/2016 (325p)
32. Black Heart 3/5/2016 (296p)
33. The Siren 3/7/2016 (327p)
34. Perfect Ruin 3/7/2016 (356p)
35. All the Light We Cannot See 3/8/2016 (530P)
36. Stars Above 3/10/2016 (369p)
37. Outcast of Redwall 3/13/2016 (360p)
38. The Coldest Girl in Coldtown 3/15/2016 (419p)
39. Orange Is the New Black 3/17/2016 (298p)
40. And the Mountains Echoed 3/17/2016 (404p)
41. Pearls of Lutra 3/21/2016 (408p)
42. Deadly Little Secret 3/23/2016 (252p)
43. To All the Boys I've Loved Before 3/23/2016 (355p)
44. Fahrenheit 451 3/23/2016 (277p)
45. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy 3/30/2016 (216)
46. The Long Patrol 4/1/2016 (408p)
47. Half Bad 4/5/2016 (384p)
48. You Have Seven Messages 4/6/2016 (304p)
49. The Cuckoo's Calling 4/6/2016 (455p)
50. Luckiest Girl Alive 4/8/2016 (352p)
51. Storm Front 4/10/2016 (355p)
52. Vampire Academy 4/13/2016 (332p)
53. Catch-22 (453p) 4/21/2016
54. A Bloody Storm (79p) 4/30/2016
55. Marlfox (386p) 4/30/2016
56. Pretty Girls (396p) 5/2/2016
57. Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes (67p) 5/3/2016
58. Breed (311p) 5/3/2016
59. 11/22/63 (842p) 5/5/2016
60. The Silkworm (455p) 5/9/2016
61. Frostbite (327p) 5/9/2016
62. The Little Lady Agency (406p) 5/12/2016
63. Fool Moon (401p) 5/12/2016
64. Career of Evil (492p) 5/19/2016
65. The Darkest Part of the Forest 336p) 5/20/2016
66. Grave Peril (378p) 5/23/2016
67. The Hidden Oracle (376) 5/25/2016
68. Hollow City (400p) 5/26/2016
69. Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearl (200p) 5/27/2016
70. Brown Girl Dreaming (337p) 5/31/2016
71. The Crown (279) 6/1/2016
72. Atonement (351p) 6/4/2016
73. The Legend of Luke (374p) 6/4/2016
74. The Winner's Curse (355p) 6/7/2016
75. Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal (120p) 6/7/2016
76. The Winner's Crime (402p) 6/9/2016
77. Ms. Marvel, Vol. 2: Generation Why (136) 6/14/2016)
78. A Spool of Blue Thread (358p) 6/16/16
79. Lord Brocktree (370p) 6/16/16
80. Summer Knight (449p) 6/18/16
81. Death Masks (378p) 6/24/16
82. A Thousand Splendid Suns (372p) 7/6/16
83. Username: Evie (192p) 7/14/16
84. City of Bones (485p) 7/17/16
85. Ms. Marvel, Vol. 3: Crushed (112p) 7/19/16
86. Ms. Marvel, Vol. 4: Last Days (120p) 7/20/16
87. City of Ashes (453p) 7/28/16
88. Captain Marvel (Marvel NOW!) #1 (136p) 7/28/16
89. City of Glass 8/8/2016 (541)
90. Little Lady, Big Apple 8/8/2016 (360)
91. One Hundred Names 8/17/2016 (469)
92. City of Fallen Angels 8/19/2016 (424)
93. The Winner's Kiss 8/29/2016 (484)
94. Dumplin' 8/30/2016 (375)
95. She-Hulk, Vol. 1: Single Green Female 8/30/2016 (136)
96. Nimona 9/3/2016 (266P)
97. Spider-Gwen, Vol. 0: Most Wanted? 8/31/2016 (112)
98. The 5th Wave 9/1/2016 (457)
99. Blood Rites 9/6/2016 (372)
100. The Rook 9/6/2016 (496)
101. City of Lost Souls 9/12/2016 (535)
102. First Comes Love 9/18/2016 (380)
103. Thor, Volume 1: The Goddess of Thunder 9/20/2016 (136)
104. Captain Marvel, Vol. 2: Stay Fly 9/20/2016 (120)
105. Dorothy Must Die 9/22/2016 (452)
106. City of Heavenly Fire 9/23/16 (p)752
107. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two9/27/16 (343)
108. Adulthood Is a Myth (10/3/16) (109)
109. Taggerung 10/9/16 (448)
110. The Paris Wife 10/9/16 (314)
111. Something Borrowed 10/15/16 (322)
112. Dead Beat 10/17/16 (517)
113. I Kill Giants 10/19/16 (300)
114. Throne of Glass 10/23/16 (404)
115. Clockwork Angel 10/25/16 (479)
116. The Weight of Silence 10/30/16 (373)
117. Clockwork Prince 10/30/16 (502)
118. God Save the Queen 11/5/16 (342)
119. Marine Biology 11/6/16 (43)
120. The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't 11/6/16 (32)
121. Proven Guilty 11/8/16 (479)
122. My Sister's Song 1]1/11/16 (17)
123. Fairy Debt 11/11/16 (18)
124. Ms. Marvel, Vol. 5: Super Famous 11/15/16 (144)
125. Clockwork Princess 11/21/16 (570)
126. The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 11/24/16 (206)
127. Prince Caspian 11/27/16 (240)
128. Soul Eater, Vol. 05 11/29/16 (192)
129. Lily and the Octopus 11/29/16 (320)
130. Soul Eater, Vol. 06 11/29/16 (192)
131. Heartless 12/3/16 (449)
132. Soul Eater, Vol. 07 12/4/16 (208)
133. She-Hulk, Volume 2: Superhuman Law 12/4/16 (144)
134. The Walking Dead, Vol. 01: Days Gone Bye 12/7/16 (144)
135. The Walking Dead, Vol. 02: Miles Behind Us 12/8/16 (136)
136. Soul Eater, Vol. 09 12/12/16 (208)
137. Soul Eater, Vol. 10 12/13/16 (192)
138. The Walking Dead, Vol. 03: Safety Behind Bars 12/15/16 (136)
139. Coraline 12/15/16 (162)
140. The Walking Dead, Vol. 04: The Heart's Desire
141. Have Mercy
142. Fortunately, the Milk
143. Soul Eater, Vol. 11
144. Odd and the Frost Giants
145. Soul Eater, Vol. 12
146. Soul Eater, Vol. 13
147. The Walking Dead, Vol. 05: The Best Defense
148. The Walking Dead, Vol. 06: This Sorrowful Life


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message 39: by Stephanie (Chinchillita) (last edited Jan 18, 2016 07:52AM) (new)

Stephanie (Chinchillita) (chinchillita) | 422 comments GoodReads Goals
First 20 on my TBR for 2016
1. Red Tent
2. Faerie Tales and Nightmares
3. Guns for the Dead
4. The Girl with All the Gifts
5. The Paper Magician
6. The Glass Magician
7. Son of a Witch
8. A Lion Among Men
9. Out of Oz
10. Throne of Fire
11. The Serpent's Shadow
12. Anasi's Boys
13. Clockwork Prince
14. Clockwork Princess
15. City of Fallen Angels
16. City of Lost Souls
17. City of Heavenly Fire
18. Stardust
19. And Another Thing...
20. The Golem's Eye


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