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message 1: by Stacy Renee (last edited Jan 07, 2017 09:00AM) (new)

Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments My goal for 2016 is to read at least 35 books.
(I am keeping my goal low but higher than 2015 since I have a toddler to keep an eye on and can't read as much as usual!)

To-Read List


Book to Movies
Room
The Sword of Shannara
The Darkest Minds
The Light Between Oceans
Madame Bovary
The Crucible
The Girl On the Train
Me Before You
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
The Girl With All the Gifts
The Great Gilly Hopkins
Ready Player One
Inferno
Lady Susan
How to Talk to Girls At Parties

Rory Gilmore list
*The Crucible
Eloise by Kay Thompson
Madame Bovary
The Scarecrow of Oz

BBC list
War and Peace
Winnie the Pooh
Madame Bovary

NetGalley
Mister Max: Book of Lost Things
The Dream Thieves
The Godborn + The Sentinel + The Adversary

1001 Books to Read Before You Grow Up
The Phantom Tollbooth
Blueberries for Sal
Don't Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus
The Mouse and the Motorcycle
The Little House
Eloise
King Arthur and his knights of the round table
the slave dancer
roll of thunder hear my cry
The Westing Game

Sequels / Series to Finish
Oz Series - The Scarecrow of Oz +
Rinkitink in Oz, The Lost Princess of Oz, The Tin Woodman of Oz,
The Magic of Oz, Glinda of Oz
Heroes of Olympus - House of Hades + Blood of olympus
City of Thirst
The Books of Beginning #3
The Lunar Chronicles - Cress + Fairest + Winter + Stars Above FINISHED
Castle Glower series - Wednesdays in the Tower + Thursdays with the Crown + Fridays with the Wizards
Crooked Kingdom

Series to Start
Throne of Glass + Crown of Midnight + Heir of Fire + Queen of Shadows + The Assassin's Blade + Empire of Storms
The Queen of the Tearling +
The Darkest Minds +
The Sword of Shannara +
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard - The Sword of Summer + The Hammer of Thor
The Dark Days Club
The Great Library = Ink and Bone + Paper and Fire
Mistborn - The Final Empire
The Passage (Justin Cronin) + The Twelve + City of Mirrors

1001 before you die
The yellow wallpaper
The time machine +
The sound and the fury
Franny n zooey
One flew over Cuckoos nest
House of leaves
Color purple


message 2: by Stacy Renee (last edited Jan 07, 2017 09:05AM) (new)

Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Books I Read in 2016

1. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith
2. The House of Hades (#4) by Rick Riordan
3. The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn by Sam Gayton
4. Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
5. The Blood of Olympus (#5) by Rick Riordan
6. The Black Reckoning (#3) by John Stephens
7. Throne of Glass (#1) by Sarah J. Mass
8. The Inn Between by Marina Cohen
9. The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary
10. City of Thirst (#2) by Carrie Ryan & John Parke Davis
11. Cogling by Jordan Elizabeth Mierek
12. Crown of Midnight (#2) by Sarah J. Maas
13. The Sword of Summer (#1) by Rick Riordan
14. Ruffleclaw by Cornelia Funke
15. The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson
16. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
17. Room by Emma Donoghue
18. Heir of Fire (#3) by Sarah J. Maas
19. The Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
20. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
21. The Westing Game by Ellen Ruskin
22. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
23. The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox
24. Shadow Magic by Joshua Khan
25. Queen of Shadows (#4) by Sarah J. Maas
26. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
27. Camp Midnight by Steven T. Seagle
28. The Girl With All the Gifts by M.R. Carey
29. Wonder by R.J. Palacio
30. The Scarecrow of Oz (#9) by L. Frank Baum
31. Rinkitink in Oz (#10) by L. Frank Baum
32. Ink and Bone (#1) by Rachel Caine
33. Uprooted by Naomi Novik
34. Pax by Sara Pennypacker
35. Grayling's Song by Karen Cushman
36. The Dark Days Club (#1) by Alison Goodman
37. Bob's Burgers: Well Done by Loren Bouchard
38. Cress (#3) by Marissa Meyer
39. The Assassin's Blade by Sarah J. Maas
40. The Book of Lost Things (#1) by Cynthia Voight
41.The Glass Castle by Trisha White Priebe & Jerry B. Jenkins
42. Tru & Nelle by G. Neri
43. Fairest (#3.5) by Marissa Meyer
44. Skeleton Island (#7) by Angie Sage
45. The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
46. On Your Mark (#1) by C.J.
47. Red's Planet by Eddie Pittman
48. The Lost Princess of Oz (#11) by L. Frank Baum
49. Winter (#4) by Marissa Meyer
50. Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
51. Lady Susan by Jane Austen
52. School of the Dead by Avi
53. The Field Guide (#1) by Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi
54. The Seeing Stone (#2) by Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi
55. Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett
56. Lucinda's Secret (#3) by Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi
57. The Wolf Road by Beth Lewis
58. The Ironwood Tree (#4) by Holly Black & Tony DiTerlizzi
59. The Wrath of Mulgarath (#5) by Holly Black & Tony DiTerlizzi
60. Stars Above (#4.5) by Marissa Meyer
61. Age of Myth (#1) by Michael J. Sullivan
62. The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle by Janet Fox
63. The Tin Woodman of Oz (#12) by L. Frank Baum
64. Dreams of Distant Shores by Patricia A. McKillip
65. Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand
66. Nevernight (#1) by Jay Kristoff
67. Darkstalker (#1) by Tui T. Sutherland
68. The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom by Jonny Duddle
69. A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee
70. Wednesdays in the Tower (#2) by Jessica Day George
71. Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall (#1) by Aaron Safronoff
72. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (#8) by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne
73. The Evil Wizard Smallbone by Delia Sherman
74. The Scourge by Jennifer A. Nielsen
75. The Peculiar Night of the Blue Heart by Lauren DeStefano
76. A Darker Shade of Magic (#1) by V.E. Schwab
77. Fear the Drowning Deep by Sarah Glenn Marsh
78. The Voyage to Magical North by Claire Fayers
79. The Dream (Rahtrum Chronicles) by R.K. McLay
80. Shadows of the Dark Crystal by J.M. Lee
81. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie
82. Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
83. Timekeeper by Tara Sim (DNF)
84. Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi
85. My Haunted House by Angie Sage
86. The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall by Mary Downing Hahn
87. Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas
88. Serafina and the Twisted Staff by Robert Beatty
89. Henry Hunter and the Beast of Snagov by John Matthews
90. The Cartographer's Daughter by Kiran Millwood Hargrave
91. The Crown's Game by Evelyn Skye
92. The Pumpkin House by Chad P. Brown
93. The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury
94. Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo
95. The Alchemists of Loom by Elise Kova
96. Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs
97. The Magic of Oz by L. Frank Baum
98. Heartless by Marissa Meyer
99. Glinda of Oz by L. Frank Baum
100. A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab.


message 3: by Stacy Renee (last edited Jan 07, 2017 09:09AM) (new)

Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments 2016 ABC Challenge

To Read List
A- (The Alchemist)
B- (Blood of Olympus)(Black Reckoning)
C- (Cress)(The Crucible)(Crown of Midnight)(City of Thirst)
D- (The Darkest Minds)
E-
F- (Fairest)
G- (The Girl on the Train)(Glinda of Oz)
H- (House of Hades)(Heir of Fire)
I- (The Inn Between)(Into the Dim)
J-
K-
L- (The Light Between OCeans)
M- (Me Before You) (Madame Bovary)(MisterMax #1)
N- (Neversink)
O- (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)
P- (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies)(The Phantom Tollbooth)
Q- (The Queen of the Tearling)(Queen of Shadows)
R- (Room)(Ready Player One)(Riders)(Red Rising)
S- (The Sword of Shannara) (The Scarecrow of Oz)
T- (Through the Looking Glass)(Throne of Glass)(Thirteen Reasons Why)(Tru & Nelle)
U- (Uprooted)
V- (The Vanishing Island)
W- (Winter)(Wonder)
X-
Y- (The Yellow Wallpaper)
Z-


Books I Read

A- The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
- The Assassin's Blade
- Age of Myth
- A Most Magical Girl
- A Darker Shade of Magic
- The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian
- A Gathering of Shadows
- The Alchemists of Loom
B- Blood of Olympus
- The Black Reckoning
- The Book of Lost Things (Mister Max)
C- City of Thirst
- Cogling
- Crown of Midnight
- Camp Midnight
- Cress
- The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle
- The Cartographer's Daughter
- The Crown's Game
- Crooked Kingdom
D- The Dark Days Club
- Dreams of Distant Shores
- Darkstalker
- The Dream
E- The Evil Wizard Smallbone
- Empire of Storms
F- Fairest
- The Field Guide
- Fear the Drowning Deep
- Furthermore
G- The Great Gilly Hopkins
- The Girl On The Train
- The Girl With All the Gifts
- Grayling's Song
- The Glass Castle
- The Girl Who Drank the Moon
- Good Omens
- The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall
- Glinda of Oz
H- The House of Hades
- Heir of Fire
- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
- Henry Hunter and the Beast of Snagov
- The Halloween Tree
- Heartless
I- The Inn Between
- Ink and Bone
- The Ironwood Tree
- Illuminae
J- The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom
K-
L- The Lost Princess of Oz
- Lady Susan
- Lucinda's Secret
M- The Mouse and the Motorcycle
- Me Before You
- My Haunted House
- The Magic of Oz
N- Nevernight
O- On Your Mark (Byways)
P- Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
- The Phantom Tollbooth
- Pax
- Paper and Fire
- The Peculiar Night of the Blue Heart
- The Pumpkin House
Q- Queen of Shadows
R- Ruffleclaw
- Room
- Ready Player One
- Rinkitink in Oz
S- The Sword of Summer
- The Slave Dancer
- Shadow Magic
- The Scarecrow of Oz
- Skeleton Island
- Stars Above
- The Seeing Stone
- Some Kind of Happiness
- Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall
- The Scourge
- Shadows of the Dark Crystal
- Serafina and the Twisted Staff
T- Through the Looking Glass
- Throne of Glass
- The Trumpet of the Swan
- Tru & Nelle
- Thirteen Reasons Why
- The Tin Woodman of Oz
- Tales of the Peculiar
U- Uprooted
V- The Voyage to Magical North
W- The Westing Game
- Wonder
- Winter
- The Wolf Road
- The Wrath of Mulgarath
- Wednesdays in the Tower
X-
Y-
Z-
AUTHORS

A- Jay Asher
- Jane Austen
- Sherman Alexie
B- L. Frank Baum
- Kelly Barnhill
- Holly Black
- Robert Beatty
- Chad P. Brown
- Ray Bradbury
- Leigh Bardugo
C- Lewis Carroll
- Marina Cohen
- Beverly Cleary
- M.R. Carey
- Ernest Cline
- Rachel Caine
- Karen Cushman
D- John Parke Davis
- Emma Donoghue
- Tony DiTerlizzi
- Jonny Duddle
- Lauren DeStefano
E-
F- Cornelia Funke
- Paula Fox
- Janet Fox
- Karen Foxlee
- Claire Fayers
G- Seth Grahame-Smith
- Sam Gayton
- Alison Goodman
- Neil Gaiman
- Jessica Day George
H- Paula Hawkins
- Mary Downing Hahn
- Kiran Millwood Hargrave
I-
J- Norton Juster
- Jerry B. Jenkins
K- Joshua Khan
- Jay Kristoff
- Amie Kaufman
- Elise Kova
L- Beth Lewis
- Claire Legrand
- J.M. Lee
M- Sarah J. Maas
- Jordan E. Mierek
- Jojo Moyes
- Marissa Meyer
- C.J. Milbrandt
- Patricia A. McKillip
- Sarah Glenn Marsh
_ R.K. McLay
- Tahereh Mafi
- John Matthews
N- Naomi Novik
- G. Neri
- Jennifer A. Nielsen
O-
P- katherine paterson
- R.J. Palacio
- Sara Pennypacker
- Terry Pratchett
Q-
R- Rick Riordan
- Carrie Ryan
- Ellen Ruskin
- Ransom Riggs
S- John Stephens
- Steven T. Seagle
- Angie Sage x2
- Michael J. Sullivan
- Tui T. Sutherland
- V.E. Schwab
- Delia Sherman
- Aaron Safronoff
- Evelyn Skye
T- Jack Thorne
- John Tiffany
U-
V- Cynthia Voight
W- E.B. White
- Trisha Priebe White
X-
Y-
Z-


message 4: by Stacy Renee (last edited Nov 21, 2016 04:48PM) (new)

Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Mini Challenges

Books that I own (Goal: 5)
1. Throne of Glass
2. The Great Gilly Hopkins
3. The Phantom Tollbooth
4. Room
5. The Trumpet of the Swan
6. The Light Between Oceans
7. Me Before you
8. The Slave Dancer
9. The Westing Game
10. The Scarecrow of Oz (ebook)
11. Uprooted
12. Tru & Nelle
13. On Your Mark
14. Red's Planet
15. Thriteen Reasons Why
16. Good Omens
17. The Wolf Road
18. Dreams of Distant Shores
19. Darkstalker
20. The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom
21. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
22. The Scourge
23. A Darker Shade of Magic
24. Illuminae
25. Shadows of the Dark Crystal
26. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part time Indian
27. Illuminae
28. My Haunted House
29. The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall
30. Serafina and the Twisted Staff
31. The Pumpkin House
32. The Halloween Tree


1001 Books to Read Before You Die
1. Through the Looking Glass
2.


1001 Books to Read Before You Grow Up
1. Dont Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus
2. Lost and Found by Oliver Jeffers
3. Wolves by Emily Gravett
4. Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
5. The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon by Mini Grey
6. That Pesky Rat by Lauren Child
7. Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
8. Olivia by Ian Falconer
9. The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
10. The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary
11. The Little Engine that Could by Watty Piper
12. Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
13. Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems
14. The Day the Babies Crawled Away
15. The Phantom Tollbooth
16. The Three Pigs
17. The Little House
18. The Night Pirates
19. Madeline
20. The Westing Game
21. The Slave Dancer
22. Llama llama red pajamas
23. Jumanji (?)
24. Cloudy with a chance of meatballs
25. Skippyjon Jones
26. Caps For Sale
27. Blueberries for Sal
28. Zen Shorts



Book to Movie Adaptations
1. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
2. Through the Looking Glass
3. The Mouse and the Motorcycle
4. The Great Gilly Hopkins
5. Room
6. The Trumpet of the Swan
7. The Girl On The Train (upcoming adaptation)
8. Me Before You
9. Ready Player One (upcoming adaptation)
10. The Girl With All the Gifts
11. Thirteen Reasons Why
12. Good Omens
13. The Spiderwick Chronicles
14. Lady Susan



Rory Gilmore Book List
1. The Scarecrow of Oz

BBC Top 100 List
1.


Banned Books
1. Thirteen Reasons Why
2. The Absolutely True Diary of A Part-time Indian

Classics
1. Through the Looking Glass
2. Lady Susan

Historical Fiction
1. The Light Between Oceans
2. The Slave Dancer
3. The Dark Days Club
4. Tru & Nelle
5. The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle

Non-fiction
1.

Graphic Novels
1. Camp Midnight
2. Bob's Burgers: Well Done
3. Red's Planet

Authors of Color
1. G. Neri (Tru & Nelle)
2.

Authors I've Never Read Before
1. Seth Grahame-Smith
2. Sam Gayton
3. Sarah J. Maas
4. Marina Cohen
5. Jordan E. Mierek
6. Norton Juster
7. Emma Donghue
8. Paula Hawkins
9. M.L. Stedman
10. Ellen Ruskin
11. Jojo Moyes
12. Paula Fox
13. Joshua Khan
14. M.R. Carey
15. Ernest Cline
16. Steven T. Seagle
17. R.J. Palacio
18. Naomi Novik
19. Sara Pennypacker
20. Alison Goodman
21. Trisha Priebe White
22. Jerry B. Jenkins
23. G. Neri
24. Angie Sage
25. Kelly Barnhill
26. C.J. Milbrandt
27. Jay Asher
28. Terry Pratchett
29. Tony DiTerlizzi
30. Beth Lewis
31. Michael J. Sullivan
32. Janet Fox
33. Claire Legrand
34. Jay Kristoff
35. Tui T. Sutherland
36. Jonny Duddle
37. Karen Foxlee
38. Aaron Safronoff
39. Jack Thorne
40. John Tiffany
41. Jennifer A. Nielsen
42. Sarah Glenn Marsh
43. Claire Fayers
44. R.K. McLay
45. J.M. Lee
46. Sherman Alexie
47. Amie Kaufman
48. Tara Sim
49 Tahereh Mafi
50. John Matthews
51. Kiran Millwood Hargrave
52. Evelyn Skye
53. Chad P. Brown
54. Elise Kova


Children's / Juvenile / Middle Grade
1. The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
2. The Black Reckoning
3. City of Thirst
4. The Inn Between
5. The Mouse and the Motorcycle
6. Ruffleclaw
7. The Great Gilly Hopkins
8. The Phantom Tollbooth
9. The Trumpet of the Swan
10. The Westing Game
11. The Slave Dancer
12. Shadow Magic
13. Wonder
14. The Scarecrow of Oz
15. Rinkitink in Oz
16. Pax
17. Grayling's Song
18. Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things
19. The Glass Castle
20. Tru & Nelle
21. Skeleton Island
22. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
23. On Your Mark
24. The Lost Princess of Oz
25. Red's Planet
26. School of the Dead
27. The Field Guide
28. The Seeing Stone
29. Lucinda's Secret
30. The Ironwood Tree
31. The Wrath of Mulgarath
32. The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle
33. The Tin Woodman of Oz
34. Some Kind of Happiness
35. Darkstalker
36. The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom
37. A Most Magical Girl
38. Wednesdays in the Tower
39. Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall ?
40. The Evil Wizard Smallbone
41. The Scourge
42. The PEculiar Night of the Blue Heart
43. The Voyage to Magical North
44. The Dream (Rahtrum Chronicles)
45. Furthermore
46. My Haunted House
47. The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall
48. Serafina and the Twisted Staff
49. Henry Hunter and the Beast of Snagov
50. The Cartographer's Daughter
51. The Halloween Tree

Young Adult
1. The House of Hades
2. Blood of Olympus
3. Throne of Glass
4. The Sword of Summer
5. Cogling
6. Crown of Midnight
7. Heir of Fire
8. Queen of Shadows
9. Ready Player One
10. Uprooted
11. The Dark Days Club
12. Cress
13. The Assassin's Blade
14. Fairest
15. Winter
16. Thirteen Reasons Why
17. Stars Above
18. Paper and Fire
19. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
20. A Darker Shade of Magic
21. Fear the Drowning Deep
22. Shadows of the Dark Crystal
23. Illuminae
24. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part time Indian
25. Timekeeper
26. Empire of Storms
27. The Crown's Game
28. The PUmpkin House
29. Crooked Kingdom
30. A Gathering of Shadows
31. The Alchemists of Loom


Adult
1. Pride & Prejudice & Zombies
2. Room
3. The Girl On the Train
4. Me Before You
5. The Girl with all the gifts
6. Good Omens
7. The Wolf Road
8. Age of Myth
9. Dreams of Distant Shadows
10. Nevernight
The Light Between Oceans

Sequels
1. The House of Hades
2. The Blood of Olympus
3. Through the Looking Glass
4. The Black Reckoning
5. City of Thirst
6. Crown of Midnight
7. Heir of Fire
8. Queen of Shadows
9. The Scarecrow of Oz
10. Rinkitink in Oz
11. Cress
12. The Assassin's Blade
13. Fairest
14. Winter
15. Stars Above
16. The Seeing Stone
17. Lucinda's Secret
18. The Ironwood Tree
19. The Wrath of Mulgarath
20. The Tin Woodman of Oz
21. The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom
22. Wednesdays in the Tower
23. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
24. Empire of Storms
25. Crooked Kingdom
26. A Gathering of Shadows
27. Serafina and the Twisted Staff


Caldecott Medals & Honors
1. Dont Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus (Honor)
2. The Lion and the Mouse
3. Snow by Uri Shulevitz (Honor)
4. Hondo & Fabian (Honor)
5. Olivia by Ian Falconer (Honor)
6. The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
7. Knuffle Bunny (Honor)
8. Make Way For Ducklings
9. Knuffle Bunny Too (Honor)
10. The Three Pigs
11. Tuesday
12. Madeline
13. Jumanji
14. Blueberries for Sal


Retelling
1. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
2. Cress
3. Fairest?
4. Winter
5. Stars Above
6. Shadows of the Dark Crystal ?

Netgalley
1. The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
2. The Most Magnificent Thing
3. Too Many Carrots by Katy Hudson
4. Little Red by Bethan Woollvin
5. If I Had A Gryphon by Vikki Vansickle
6. The Inn Between by Marina Cohen
7. Cogling by Jordan E. Mierek
8. Our Love Grows by Ana Pignataro
9. Rosie the Raven by Helga Dansch
10. Harry and Walter by
11. The Tea Party in the Woods by Akiko Miyakoshi
12. Mr. Postmouse's Rounds
13. The Storm by Akiko Miyakoshi
14. Shadow Magic
15. Too Many Moose
16. Ink and Bone
17. Grayling's Song
18. Herbie's Big Adventure
19. Counting With Barefoot Critters
20. Almost a Full Moon
21. The Glass Castle
22. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
23. Don't Bring Your Dragon to the Library
24. The Day the Stars Went Out
25. The Night Children
26. Age of Myth
27. Nevernight
28. A Most Magical Girl
29. The Evil Wizard Smallbone
30. The Peculiar Night of the Blue Heart
31. The Dream (Rahtrum Chronicles)
32. The Cartographer's Daughter
33. The Alchemists of Loom



Books Published in 2015
1. The Sword of Summer
2. Ruffleclaw
3. The Girl on the Train
4. Queen of Shadows
5. Uprooted
6. Ink and Bone
7. The Dark Days Club
8. Fairest
9. Winter
10. A Darker Shade of Magic
11. Illuminae

Books Publshed in 2016
1. The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
2. The Inn Between
3. Cogling
4. Shadow Magic
5. Pax
6. Grayling's Song
7. Camp Midnight
8. Tru & Nelle
9 Skeleton Island
10. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
11. Stars Above
12. The Wolf Road
13. Age of Myth
14. The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle
15. Dreams of Distant Shores
16. Nevernight
17. Darkstalker
18. The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom
19. A Most Magical Girl
20. Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall
21. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
22. The Evil Wizard Smallbone
23. The Scourge
24. The Peculiar Night of the Blue Heart
25. Fear the Drowning Deep
26. Voyage to Magical North
27. Shadows of the Dark Crystal
28. Timekeeper
29. Furthermore
30. Empire of Storms
31. Serafina and the Twisted Staff
32. Henry Hunter and the Beast of Snagov
33. The Cartographer's Daughter
34. The Crown's Game
35. Crooked Kingdom
36. A Gathering of Shadows

Publishes in 2017
1. The Alchemists of Loom


message 5: by Stacy Renee (last edited Jun 24, 2016 07:00PM) (new)

Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Around the World Challenge

Places Visited

1. England (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies)

2. ( The House of Hades)
Apenines mountains, Italy
Bologna, Italy
Venice, Italy
Adriatic sea
Diocletian's palace, Split, Croatia
Valletta, Malta
Ionian Sea
Epirus, Greece

3. (Madam Bovary)
Rouen, France
Tostes, France
To Bertaux by wat of Longueville and saint-victor
Passed through vassonville

4. (The Blood of Olympus)
Ithaca, Greece
Mount Vesuvius, Italy
Pompeii, Italy
Goldsmith's winery, long island, NY
Kladeos river
Evora, Portugal
Olympia, Greece
Pylos, Greece
Sparta
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Buford, South Carolina
Mykonos
Delos
Epidaurus
Piraeus
Athens

5. (The Black Reckoning by John Stephens)
page 12
town nestled against the river Danube, some miles west of Vienna
Village outside of Mexico City
Moscow
Village in the Andes
fishing outpost in Nova Scotia
African plain
small town on the Australian coast

6. (City of Thirst)
Arizona

7. (The Inn Between)
Denver, Colorado
Nevada on the border of CA

8. (The Mouse and the Motorcycle)
Mountain view inn in the Sierra Nevada, California about 20 miles from highway 40

9. (The Sword of Summer)
Public Garden, Boston
Fenway Park, Boston
Longfellow Bridge, Boston

(The Great Gilly Hopkins)
Thompson Park, Maryland
Jackson, Virginia

(The Girl On the Train)
London
Ashbury
Witney

(The Trumpet of the Swan)
Ontario, Canada
Red Rock Lakes
Billings, Montana
Boston Massachusetts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

(The Westing Game)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Lake Michigan

(Me Before You)
Central London
Stortford, Hertfordshire
Island of Mauritius
Dignitas, Zurich, Switzerland
Paris, France

(The Slave Dancer)
New Orleans, Louisiana
Lake Borgne
Whydah in the Bight of Benin, Africa
Sao Tome

(The Girl with All the Gifts)
London England
Stotfold, England
Stevenage, England

(Ready Player One)
Oklahoma city
Boston
oregon
(From memory. Forgot to keep track)

(Wonder)
North River Heights in the top tip of Manhattan

(Ink and Bone)
London to France to Spain to Morroco to Alexandria, egypt by train
Aylesbury, England
Oxford, england
Cahors, France
Toulouse, France

(The Dark Days Club)
Mayfair, England

(Pax)
?

(Cress)
Sahara Desert
Farafrah, Egypt
Kufra, Egypt
Siberian tundra
Beijing

(Tru & Nelle)
Monroeville, Alabama)

(On Your Marks)
Liberty, Delaware

JUNE

(Stars Above)
Paris, France *
Toulouse, France *

(School of the Dead)
Conneticut *
San Francisco, CA*

(Good Omens)
Dorking, Surrey
St. James Park
Soho (England)
Capital of Kumbolaland, Africa
Fifth Avenue, NY
Chiswick to Heathrow to Slough
Oxfordshire
Lower Tadfield

(Stars Above)
Los Angeles, CA

(The Wolf Road)
B.C.
Ridgeway
Couver City
Dalston
Mussa River
and more

(The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle)
London
Craig Station, Scotland
____________

(The Light Between Oceans)
Sydney Australia
Janus Rock
Byron's Bay


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments PopSugar Challenge
1. A Book Based on a Fairy Tale (Cress)
2. A National Book Award Winner (The Color Purple)
3. A YA Bestseller Queen of Shadows
4. A Book You Haven’t Read Since High School
5. A Book Set in Your Home State
6. A Book Translated to English Ruffleclaw
7. A Romance Set in the Future
8. A Book Set in Europe
9. A Book That’s Under 150 Pages Through the Looking Glass
10. A New York Times Bestseller
11. A Book That’s Becoming a Movie This Year Pride &Prejudice &Zombies, The Girl With All the Gifts
12. A Book Recommended By Someone You Just Met online but Uprooted
13. A Self-Improvement Book
14. A Book You Can Finish in a Day The Slave Dancer
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 Queen of Shadows, Winter
19. A Book From Oprah’s Book Club
20. A Science-Fiction Novel Cress, Fairest, Winter
21. A Book Recommended By a Family Member
22. A Graphic Novel Camp Midnight
23. A Book That is Published in 2016 Shadow Magic
24. A Book With a Protagonist Who Has Your Occupation
25. A Book That Takes Place During Summer
26/27. A Book and its Prequel Throne of Glass & The Assassin's Blade
28. A Murder Mystery The Girl on the Train
29. A Book Written By a Comedian
30. A Dystopian Novel Ready Player One
31. A Book with a Blue Cover The Light Between Oceans
32. A Book of Poetry
33. The First Book You See in a Bookstore
34. A Classic From the 20th Century
35. A Book From the Library lots
36. An Autobiography
37. A Book About a Road Trip
38. A Book About a Culture You’re Unfamiliar With
39. A Satirical Book
40. A Book That Takes Place on an Island
41. A Book That’s Guaranteed to Bring You Joy


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Around the Year in 52 Books Challenge


https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/...

The 2016 List
1. A book you meant to read in 2015, but didn't Cress
2. A book set in a different continent House of Hades was set in Italy/Greece, etc
3. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2015 (winner or nominated) The Girl On The Train, Queen of Shadows, The Sword of Summer
4. A book by an author you discovered in 2015
5. A book with a title beginning with the 1st letter of your name
6. The highest rated on your TBR
7. book about books Ink and Bone
8. A classic book with less than 200 pages Through the Looking Glass
9. A book that was mentioned in another book
10. A book by an author you feel you should have read by now
11. A book from the Rory Gilmore challenge The Scarecrow of Oz
12. A childhood classic The Phantom Tollbooth
13. Reader’s Choice
14. A book with one of the five W’s -or H in the title (Who/What/Where/When/Why/How) Thirteen Reasons Why
15. A book set in the past (more than 100 years ago)
16. A book from the top 100 mystery novels
17. A book with a beautiful cover
18. A book on a summer/beach reading list
19. A non-fiction book
20. A book with a first name in the title The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
21. A book from the Goodreads Recommendations page
22. The first book in a new to you series The Sword of Summer
23. The next book in a series you are reading (The House of Hades) and more...
24. A "between the numbers" book of a series (0.5, 1,5, 2.5, etc.) Fairest, The Assassin's Blade
25. A book whose main character is in a profession that interests you
26. A book everyone is talking about
27. A book with a beautiful title (in your own opinion)
28. A biography, autobiography, or memoir
29. A book by an author who writes under more than one name
30. A fairytale from a culture other than your own
31. A work of young adult fiction Throne of Glass
32. A historical fiction book Tru & Nelle
33. The 16th book on your TBR
34. A book about mental illness
35. An award winning book
36. An identity book - a book about a different culture, religion or sexual orientation
37. A book that you've seen the movie of but haven't read
38. A book about an anti hero
39. A previous suggestion that did not make it into the list
40. A novella from your favorite genre
41. A book about a major world event (fiction or non-fiction)
42. A top 100 fantasy novel
43. A book about a thing that goes bump in the night
44. A book you're embarrassed to read in public
45. A book related to a hobby or passion you have
46. A crime story The Girl on the Train
47. A book with a type of food/drink in the title The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn (if that counts)
48. A dystopia
49. A book with a great opening line
50. A book originally written in a language other than English Ruffleclaw by Cornelia Funke originally in German
51. A short story from a well-known author
52. A book published in 2016 Cogling, Grayling's Song, and more


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments BookRiot's Read Harder Challenge 2016

1. Read a horror book
2. Read a non-fiction book about science
3. Read a collection of essays
4. Read a book out loud to someone else (I do this every day)
5. Read a middle grade novel Lettie Peppercorn
6. Read a biography (not a memoir or autobiography)
7. Read a dystopian or post-apocalyptic novel
8. Read a book published in the decade you were born
9. Listen to an audiobook that has won an Audie Award
10. Read a book over 500 pages long The House of Hades
11. Read a book under 100 pages
12. Read a book by or about someone who identifies as transgender
13. Read a book that is set in the Middle East
14. Read a book by an author from Souheast Asia
15. Read a historical fiction set before 1900
16. Read the first book in a series by an author of color
17. Read a non-superhero comic that debuted in the past three years
18. Read a book that was adapted into a movie. Then watch the movie.
19. Read a non-fiction book about feminism or dealing with feminist themes
20. Read a book about religion (fiction or non-fiction)
21. Read a book about politics in your country or another ( fic or non-fic)
22. Read a food memoir
23. Read a play
24. Read a book with a main character that has a mental illness


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Series Progress

1.Throne of Glass Series
- Throne of Glass #1
- Crown of Midnight #2
- Heir of Fire #3
- The Assassin's Blade #.5

2. Castle Glower series
- Wednesdays in the Castle #2

Series Finished

1. The Heroes of Olympus
- #4 The House of Hades
- #5 The Blood of Olympus

2. The Books of Beginning
- #3 The Black Reckoning

3. The Map to Everywhere
- #2 City of Thirst

4. The Spiderwick Chronicles
- The Field Guide #1
- The Seeing Stone #2
- Lucinda's Secret #3
- The Ironwood Tree #4
- The Wrath of Mulgarath #5

New Series Started

1. Throne of Glass
1-4 so far

2. Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard
#1. The Sword of Summer

3. The Great Library series by Rachel Caine
#1. Ink and Bone
#2. Paper and Fire

4. Lady Helen series by Alison Goodman
#1. The Dark Days Club

5. The Legends of the First Empire by Michael J. Sullivan
#1 Age of Myth

6. The Nevernight Chronicle by Jay Kristoff
#1 Nevernight

7. The Jolley-Rogers
#2 The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom

8. Wings of Fire: Legends
#1 Darkstalker

9.


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Picture Books I Read to my daughter

(These are included in my Goodreads challenge but will not be counted towards my ABC challenge, etc. **Some are on the 1001 Books To Read Before YOU Grow Up mini challenge**)

1. Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems*
2. The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney*
3. Snow by Uri Shulevitz
4. Polar Bear Night by Lauren Thompson
5. Nelly's Garden by Elizabeth Slote
6. Lost and Found by Oliver Jeffers*
7. Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert
8. Crazy Hair by Neil Gaiman
9. Wolves by Emily Gravett*
10. The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon by Mini Grey*
11. Baby bear, Baby bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr.
12. Feathers for Lunch by Lois Ehlert
13. That Pesky Rat by Lauren Child*
14. Foxy by Emma Dodd
15. It's a Book by Lane Smith
16. I Don't Want A Cool Cat! by Emma Dodd
17. The Red Hen by Rebecca Emberley
18. The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
19. Too Many Carrots by Katy Hudson
20. Little Red by Bethan Woollvin
21. Potato Joe by Keith Baker
22. Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson*
23. Hondo & Fabian by Peter McCarty
24. Estelle and Lucy by Anna Alter
25. Our Love Grows by Anna Pignataro
26. Meow Monday by Phyllis Root
27. Crankenstein by Samantha Berger
28. Green as a Bean by Karla Kuskin
29. Art & Max by David Weisner
30. Peep and Ducky Rainy Day by David Martin
31. I Am Bunny by Ole Risom
32. If I Had A Gryphon by Vikki Vansickle
33. Olivia by Ian Falconer*
34. The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats*
35. Alfred Digs by Lindsay Barrett George
36. The Cuddle Book by Guido Van Genechten
37. The Little Engine that Could by Watty Piper*
38. Humphrey's Bedtime by Sally Hunter
39. Red Wagon by Renata Liwska
40. Make Way For Ducklings by Robert McCloskey*
41. If Kisses Were Colors by Janet Lawler
42. Rosie the Raven by Helga Dansch
43. Harry and Walter by Kathy Stinson
44. The Tea Party in the Woods by Akiko Miyakoshi
45. Beautiful Bananas by Elizabeth Laird
46. Theo and the Blue Note by Peter Kuper
47. Tap Tap Bang Bang by Emma Garcia
48. Chu's Day by Neil Gaiman
49. Chu's First Day of School by Neil Gaiman
50. Chu's Day at the Beach by Neil Gaiman
51. Henry Climbs A Mountain by D.B. Johnson
52. Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems*
53. The Day the Babies Crawled Away by Peggy Rathman*
54. Beyond the Pond by Joseph Kuefler
55. I went walking by Sue Williams
56. Bear Sees Colors by KarmaWilson
57. Oliver Finds His Way by Phyllis Root
58. Book! by Kristine O'Connell George
59. Chloe by Peter McCarty
60. Cockatoo, Too by Bethanie Deeney Murguia
61. Knuffle Bunny Too by Mo Willems
62. Knuffle Bunny Free by Mo Willems
63. Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds
64. Mr. Postmouse's Rounds by Marianne Dubuc
65. Be A Friend by Salina Yoon
66. The Night Pirates by Peter Harris *
67. Tuesday by David Weisner
68. If I Had A Dragon by Tom Ellery
69. Love is my Very Favorite Thing by Emma Chichester Clark
70. Foxy and Egg by Alex T. Smith
71. The Three Pigs by David Wiesner*
72. The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton*
73. The Storm by Akiko Miyakoshi
74. Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle
75. The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy by Beatrice Alemagna
76. Oh, Harry! By Maxine Kumin
77. Moon Rabbit by Natalie Russell
78. Are You Sleeping Little One? By Hans Christian Schmidt
79. Who Goes There? By Karma Wilson
80. Llama llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney*
81. Llama Llama Home With Mama by Anna Dewdney
82. Llama Llama Misses Mama by Anna Dewdney
83. Too Many Moose by Lisa Bakos
84. The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka*
85. Jumanji by Chris Van Allsberg *?
86. Mossy by Jan Brett
87. Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barett*
88. The Night Eater by Ana Juan
89. Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters by Jane Yolen
90. Mudkin by Stephen Gammell
91.


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Read-a-thons

Love for Books Feb 8 - 14

City of Thirst 176 p - 276
Cogling ch 15 39% no pg count


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Blog Challenges

Flights of Fantasy
1. The House of Hades
2. The Blood of Olympus
3. The Adventures of Lettie Peppercorn
4. Through the Looking Glass
5. The Black Reckoning
6. Throne of Glass
7. City of Thirst
8. Cogling
9. Crown of Midnight
10. The Sword of Summer
11. Heir of Fire
12. Shadow Magic
13. Queen of Shadows


Take Control of Your TBR Pile Challenge hosted by CaffeinatedReviewer

1. The Great Gilly Hopkins
2. The Phantom Tollbooth
3. Room by Emma Donoghue
4. The Trumpet of the Swan
5. The Girl on the Train (library)
6. The Westing Game
7. Me Before You
8. The Slave Dancer
9. The Light Between Oceans


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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Overall Monthly Stats

January

Books Read: 7
Children's Picture Books Read: 33

Pages Read: (Not including picture books)
2648
Pages Read: (Overall)
3798

February

Books Read:7
Children's Picture Books Read: 36

Pages Read This Month: (Not including picture books)
1990
Pages Read: (Overall)
6992

March

Books Read:
Children's Picture Books Read:

Pages Read: (Not including picture books)

Pages Read: (Overall)



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Stacy Renee  (LazyDayLit) (stacyrenee) | 42 comments Books I'd Like to Read in 2017


Book to Movie Adaptations
Fallen by Lauren Kate


1001 Books to Read Before You Grow Up
The Borrowers & The Borrowers Avenged
Witch Child by Celia Rees
At the Back of the North Wind
The Bad Beginning & The Vile Village (Series of Events) +
The Railway Children by E. Nesbit
Little House on the Prairie (entire series)
- Little House in the Woods
- Farmer Boy
- etc
Journey to the River Sea
Black Beauty

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
The Color Purple by Alice Walker (banned)



Newer / Giveaway / Review Books I Need to Get To
Mystic Aria
Steamborn









ABC Thing....

A (At the Back of the North Wind) (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn)
B (Black Beauty) (The Borrowers+Avenged) (The Bad Beginning)
C (The Color Purple)
D
E
F (Fallen) (Farmer Boy)
G
H
I
J (Journey to the River Sea)
K
L (Little House in the Big Woods) (Little House on the Prairie)
M
N
O
P
Q
R (The Railway Children)
S
T
U
V
W (Witch Child)
X
Y
Z


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