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message 1: by Janina (last edited Jan 05, 2017 05:39PM) (new)

Janina (sylarana) | 692 comments Goodreads Awards Challenge


January
[✔] Red Queen
[✔] Odd Thomas (aborted)
[✔] Saga #1 re-read

February
[✔] A Work in Progress
[✔] All the Bright Places
[✔] Saga, Volume 2 re-read
[✔] Scifi-choice: Beacon 23: The Complete Novel

March
[✔] The Nightingale
[✔] Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
[✔] buddy-read: Seveneves (abandoned)
[✔] Additional Nominee Read - YA Fantasy An Ember in the Ashes

April
[✔] To Kill a Mockingbird .. abandoned at 20%
[✔] Saga, Volume 3 re-read
[✔] Saga, Volume 4 re-read

May
[✔] Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
[✔] Throne of Glass


June
[✔] Additional Nominee Read - Historical Fiction: A God in Ruins
[✔] Additional Nominee Read (15th of Month) - Fantasy: A Darker Shade of Magic

July
[✔] Confess
[✔] Crown of Midnight

August
[✔] Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances

September
[✔] Heir of Fire

October
[✔] The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Dinnertime: Comfort Classics, Freezer Food, 16-Minute Meals, and Other Delicious Ways to Solve Supper!

November
[✔] Queen of Shadows
[✔] The Day the Crayons Came Home

December
[✔] The Dogs I Have Kissed
[✔] Additional Nominee Read - YA Fiction ... Everything, Everything
[✔] Additional Nominee Read (15th of Month) - Science & Technology ... Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA and More Tell Us About Crime (abandoned at 20%)


message 2: by Janina (last edited Dec 21, 2016 11:31PM) (new)

Janina (sylarana) | 692 comments Popsugar Challenge 2016



[✔] A book based on a fairy tale ... Tournament of Losers
[✔] A national book award winner ... Between the World and Me
[✔] A YA best seller ... An Ember in the Ashes
[✔] A book you haven’t read since high school ... The Heirs of Hammerfell
[✔] A book set in your home state ... Shadow Man
[✔] A book translated to English ... Attack on Titan: Colossal Edition 1
[✔] A romance set in the future ... Enemies of the State
[✔] A book set in Europe ... Blood & Circuses
[✔] A book that’s under 150 pages ... Steel Scars
[✔] A New York Times best seller ... The Nightingale
[✔] A book that’s becoming a movie this year ... Suicide Squad, Vol. 1: Kicked in the Teeth
[✔] A book recommended by someone you just met ... The Deal
[✔] A self improvement book .. Power Your Happy: Work Hard, Play Nice & Build Your Dream Life
[✔] A book you can finish in one day ... Kings Rising
[✔] A book written by a celebrity ... A Work in Progress
[✔] A political memoir ... My Life on the Road
[✔] A book at least 100 years older than you .. Jane Eyre
[✔] A book that’s more than 600 pages ... The City of Mirrors
[✔] A book from Oprah’s Book Club ... The Bluest Eye
[✔] A science fiction novel ... Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard
[✔] A book recommended by a family member ... Es scheint die Sonne noch so schön
[✔] A graphic novel ... Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal
[✔] A book that is published in 2016 ... City of Blades
[✔] A book with a protagonist who has your occupation .. The Bug
[✔] A book that takes place during Summer ... The Truth About Forever
[✔] A book and its prequel ... Red Queen and Queen Song
[✔] A murder mystery ... Kellerkind
[✔] A book written by a comedian ... How to Be a Woman
[✔] A dystopian novel ... Wayward
[✔] A book with a blue cover ... 438 Days: An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea
[✔] A book of poetry .. The Dogs I Have Kissed
[✔] The first book you see in a bookstore ... Dark Matter
[✔] A classic from the 20th century ... Breakfast at Tiffany's
[✔] A book from the library ... Atonement
[✔] An autobiography ... The Complete Persepolis
[✔] A book about a road trip ... All the Bright Places
[✔] A book about a culture you’re unfamiliar with ... Under the Udala Trees
[✔] A satirical book ... Bitch Planet, Vol. 1: Extraordinary Machine
[✔] A book that takes place on an island ... Rock (New Zealand)
[✔] A book that’s guaranteed to bring you joy ... Him


message 3: by Janina (last edited Dec 21, 2016 11:32PM) (new)

Janina (sylarana) | 692 comments Raben Lese-Challenge



[✔] 1. Ein Buch mit einer Alliteration im Titel ... Steel Scars
[✔] 2. Ein Buch, dessen Titel mehr als 8 Wörter hat ... 438 Days: An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea
[✔] 3. Ein Buch, das in Suedamerika spielt ... Perla
[✔] 4. Ein Lieblingsbuch ... Captive Prince Prince's Gambit
[✔] 5. Eine Utopie oder Dystopie ... Wayward
[✔] 6. Ein Buch mit einem aktuellen politischen Hintergrund ... Between the World and Me
[✔] 7. Ein Buch, das dich weit in die Vergangenheit führt ... A God in Ruins
[✔] 8. Ein Buch mit sprechendem Tier ... Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard
[✔] 9. Ein Buch, in dem der Protagonist ein Kind ist ... Atonement
[✔] 10. Ein Buch von einem Autor_innenduo ... Sticks & Stones
[✔] 11. Ein Buch, das im Krieg spielt ... The Nightingale
[✔] 12. Ein Briefroman ... The Color Purple
[✔] 13. Ein Buch, in dem eine der Hauptpersonen LGBT ist ... Tournament of Losers
[✔] 14. Ein Buch, das auf einem anderen Planeten spielt ... Morning Star
[✔] 15. Ein Buch mit einer Frucht im Titel ... Under the Udala Trees
[✔] 16. Ein Manga ... Attack on Titan: Colossal Edition 1
[✔] 17. Ein Buch eines Literaturnobelpreistraegers ... The Bluest Eye von Toni Morrison
[✔] 18. Ein Krimi/Thriller mit einer weibl. Ermittlerin ... Shadow Man
[✔] 19. Ein Buch über eine Frau, die ihrer Zeit voraus war ... My Life on the Road
[✔] 20. Ein Buch, in dem ein spezielles Gericht (Essen) eine Rolle spielt ... My Policeman
[✔] 21. Ein Gedichtband ... The Dogs I Have Kissed
[✔] 22. Eine typische Urlaubslektüre ... The Royal We
[✔] 23. Vergessene Orte ... The Last Town
[✔] 24. Ein Werk aus dem "Kanon" von Marcel Reich-Ranicki ... Der Prozess
[✔] 25. Ein Buch, das an deinem letzten runden Geburtstag ein Bestseller war ... Ein ganzes Leben
[✔] 26. Ein Buch, in dem es um Sport geht ... Him
[✔] 27. Ein Buch, das dir geschenkt wurde ... Es scheint die Sonne noch so schön
[✔] 28. Eine Novelle ... Breakfast at Tiffany's
[✔] 29. Ein Buch eines/r afrikanische/n Autore/in ... Homegoing
[✔] 30. Ein Buch, das in einer alternativen Realitaet spielt ... Stalking Darkness
[✔] 31. Ein Buch, das den Man/Booker Prize bekommen hat ... The Luminaries
[✔] 32. Ein Blind-Date-Buch ... Die Analphabetin, die rechnen konnte
[✔] 33. Ein Buch, das du für unter € 5,- in einem Antiquariat gekauft hast ... The Heirs of Hammerfell
[✔] 34. Eine Coming-of-Age-Geschichte ... Rock
[✔] 35. Ein Buch von einem Autor, dessen Name du von einem Straßenschild in deiner Stadt kennst oder der in deiner Naehe lebt/e. ... An Ember in the Ashes
Ein Buch fuer jede Jahreszeit:
[✔] 36. Frühling ... Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
[✔] 37. Sommer ... The Truth About Forever
[✔] 38. Herbst ... A Torch Against the Night
[✔] 39. Winter ... Kellerkind
[✔] 40. Ein Buch mit einem Ich-Erzähler ... Red Queen
[✔] 41. Ein Buch über einen Komponisten oder Maler oder Schriftsteller ... The Complete Persepolis
[✔] 42. Ein Buch von einem Autoren/einer Autorin, die im selben Jahr geboren wurde wie Du ... Saga, Volume 6 Brian K. Vaughan
[✔] 43. Ein Buch mit/ueber Naturwissenschaft ... Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
[✔] 44. Eine Liebesgeschichte ... Kings Rising
[✔] 45. Ein 20er Jahre-Buch/Ab in die 20er ... Leaving Lucy Pear
[✔] 46. Ein Buch, das den Bechdel-Test bestehen wuerde ... City of Blades
[✔] 47. Ein erotischer Roman/Buch, in dem ge..... wird ... Us
[✔] 48. Ein Buch, in dessen ISBN-Nummer deine Hausnummer vorkommt ... Blood & Circuses
[✔] 49. Ein Buch, in dem eine Krankheit eine wichtige Rolle spielt ... All the Bright Places
[✔] 50. Ein Buch, auf das in einem anderen gelesenen Buch verwiesen wird ... Deliverance (wird in Sticks & Stones erwaehnt)


message 5: by Janina (last edited Sep 30, 2016 10:58AM) (new)

Janina (sylarana) | 692 comments New Release Challenge 2016
Duration: November 15, 2015 - November 14, 2016
Completed: 9/20

1. 438 Days: An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea (11-17-15)
2. Steel Scars (01-05-16)
3. Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard (12-29-15)
4. Darkness Reigns(12-01-15)
5. Kings Rising (02-02-16)
6. City of Blades (01-26-16)
7. Morning Star (02-09-16)
8. Glass Sword (02-09-16)
9. Us (03-08-16)
10. Enemies of the State (02-15-16)
11. Tell the Wind and Fire (04-05-16)
12. Marked in Flesh (03-08-16)
13. Tournament of Losers (02-10-16)
14. The City of Mirrors (05-24-16)
15. Saga, Volume 6 (07-05-16)
16. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (07-31-16)
17. Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening (07-19-16)
18. Dark Matter (07-26-16)
19. A Torch Against the Night (08-30-16)
20. Leaving Lucy Pear (07-26-16)


message 6: by Kristie, Moderator (new)

Kristie | 6032 comments Mod
I love the way you set up your "Goodreads Awards Challenge." Very organized!


message 7: by Janina (last edited Aug 05, 2016 10:12PM) (new)

Janina (sylarana) | 692 comments Colorful Covers 2016

Blue Cover
438 Days An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea by Jonathan Franklin Rock by Anyta Sunday Barsk The Elephants' Graveyard by Lawrence M. Schoen All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Prince's Gambit (Captive Prince, #2) by C.S. Pacat Glass Sword (Red Queen, #2) by Victoria Aveyard The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah Soldier (Talon, #3) by Julie Kagawa UnDivided (Unwind, #4) by Neal Shusterman Saga, Volume 6 by Brian K. Vaughan

Green Cover
Kings Rising (Captive Prince, #3) by C.S. Pacat Behemoth (Leviathan, #2) by Scott Westerfeld

Red Cover
Wayward (Wayward Pines, #2) by Blake Crouch Darkness Reigns (The Kinsman Chronicles, #1.1) by Jill Williamson The Royal We by Heather Cocks Shadow Man (Smoky Barrett, #1) by Cody McFadyen

Black Cover
Queen Song (Red Queen, #0.1) by Victoria Aveyard Steel Scars (Red Queen, #0.2) by Victoria Aveyard Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote Beacon 23 The Complete Novel (Beacon 23 #1-5) by Hugh Howey Morning Star (Red Rising, #3) by Pierce Brown Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan Atonement by Ian McEwan Dead Wake The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson Injection, Vol. 1 by Warren Ellis The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

White Cover
Sticks & Stones (Cut & Run, #2) by Abigail Roux Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates A Work in Progress by Connor Franta Fish & Chips (Cut & Run, #3) by Abigail Roux Ein ganzes Leben by Robert Seethaler Kellerkind by Nicole Neubauer A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1) by V.E. Schwab Divide & Conquer (Cut & Run, #4) by Abigail Roux Stars & Stripes (Cut & Run, #6) by Abigail Roux

Yellow Cover
An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1) by Sabaa Tahir Attack on Titan Colossal Edition 2 by Hajime Isayama The City of Mirrors (The Passage, #3) by Justin Cronin Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Harry Potter, #8) by John Tiffany

Pink Cover
The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen

Purple Cover
Marked in Flesh (The Others, #4) by Anne Bishop Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1) by Sarah J. Maas Bitch Planet, Vol. 1 Extraordinary Machine by Kelly Sue DeConnick Deadly Class, Vol. 2 Kids of the Black Hole by Rick Remender

Orange Cover
The Last Town (Wayward Pines, #3) by Blake Crouch Attack on Titan Colossal Edition 1 by Hajime Isayama Tournament of Losers by Megan Derr Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2) by Sarah J. Maas Under the Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta

Gray Cover
Red Queen (Red Queen, #1) by Victoria Aveyard City of Blades (The Divine Cities, #2) by Robert Jackson Bennett My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem Confess by Colleen Hoover

Brown Cover
Captive Prince (Captive Prince, #1) by C.S. Pacat Us (Him #2) by Sarina Bowen Special Forces - Mercenaries Part I (Special Forces, #2 part 1) by Aleksandr Voinov

Colorful Cover
Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan Blood & Circuses (The Administration, #8) by Manna Francis Stalking Darkness (Nightrunner, #2) by Lynn Flewelling Beneath the Surface Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish by John Hargrove Enemies of the State (The Executive Office #1) by Tal Bauer


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