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message 1: by Jacquelyn, thebrunettebooknerd (last edited Sep 29, 2016 01:15PM) (new)

Jacquelyn (jacquelynreads) | 19024 comments Duration: August 1st - September 30th
This thread is for participants to post their list and progress.

Only books read during the challenge period are allowed.
(August 1st - September 30th)

Guidelines
- Read ONE book for each category (10 books in total)
- You don't have to read all ten items, if you don't think you'll be able to finish in time. Please choose based on your reading speed.
- Any genres are acceptable, but since we are a young adult group, please try to include as many young adult books as you can.


message 2: by Jacquelyn, thebrunettebooknerd (last edited Sep 29, 2016 01:16PM) (new)

Jacquelyn (jacquelynreads) | 19024 comments Conditions:

1. New Release: read a book released in either August or September 2016. In case the book is not available for you, you can substitute by choosing any book released in 2016.
Popular Books Released in August and September

2. August and September: read a book that fits at least one of the following options:

a.) has both A & S in title
ex: Ashes to Ashes or All the Bright Places
b.) has both A & S in author's name
ex: A.S. King or Ashley Herring Blake

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): read a book of your choice

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): read a book that is written by a female author

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): read a book that you got for super cheap at a library bookstore, on clearance, garage sale, etc. If this is not applicable for you, you can read a book you got as a gift or one you got from the library. Even a free ebook would work!

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): read a book that had a lot of hype/buzz years ago but you never got around to reading even though you had meant to

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): read a book that takes place in a different country than you reside in

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): read a graphic novel/comic/manga, etc.
Graphic Novels Recommendations
Comics/Graphic Novels Recommendations
Manga Recommendations

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): read a book that has a question word in the title (who, what, when, where, why)
ex: Thirteen Reasons Why, Why We Broke Up, When You Reach Me, Where the Red Fern Grows, etc.

Happy Reading!
Good luck and read on!


message 3: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (last edited Aug 05, 2016 02:53AM) (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Start Date: August 1, 2016
End Date: TBD

Books Completed: 3/11

1. New Release:
2. August and September: A and B:
3. Book Lovers Day:
4. National Women's Day:
5. National Thrift Shop Day:
6. National Senior Citizens Day:
7. Be Late to Something Day:
8. World Gratitude Day:
9. National Comic Book Day:
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day:

Books Read: Steel Scars (Red Queen, #0.2) by Victoria Aveyard The Shattered Mountain (Fire and Thorns, #0.6) by Rae Carson Storm Glass (Glass, #1) by Maria V. Snyder


message 4: by Trinity (last edited Aug 27, 2016 08:03AM) (new)

Trinity Start Date: August 1, 2016
End Date: TBD

Books Completed: 3/10

1. New Release:
✔ 2. August and September: City of Fallen Angels 8/27 (4 stars)
3. Book Lovers Day: The Crown
4. National Women's Day: Winter
✔ 5. National Thrift Shop Day: Crossed 8/12 (2 stars)
6. National Senior Citizens Day:
7. Be Late to Something Day:
✔ 8. World Gratitude Day: Existence 8/15 (3 stars)
9. National Comic Book Day:
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day:

Books Read:
Crossed (Matched, #2) by Ally Condie Existence (Existence Trilogy, #1) by Abbi Glines City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4) by Cassandra Clare


message 5: by ☆☆Hannah☆☆, The Book Junkie (last edited Sep 21, 2016 03:01PM) (new)

☆☆Hannah☆☆ | 7287 comments  photo gg65906380_zps93aad86b.jpg


Start Date: August 1, 2016
End Date: September 30, 2016


1.) The Bronze Key (Magisterium, #3) by Holly Black  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

2. ) Just Breathe (Just Breathe Trilogy #1) by Heather Allen  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

3.) Goddess Legacy (Goddess Series, #1) by M.W. Muse  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

4.) Remember When 2 The Sequel (Remember Trilogy, #2) by T. Torrest  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

5.) The Medium (Emily Chambers Spirit Medium #1) by C.J. Archer  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

6.) The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1) by C.S. Lewis  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

7.) The Naturals (The Naturals, #1) by Jennifer Lynn Barnes  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

8.) The Secret Trinity Reign (Fae-Witch, #3) by Jenna Bernel  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

9.) Vampire Knight, Vol. 1 (Vampire Knight, #1) by Matsuri Hino  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif

10.) When by Victoria Laurie  photo yco4Ln9di_zps0by81hyz.gif


10/10


message 6: by Michelle (last edited Aug 16, 2016 10:03AM) (new)

Michelle | 1688 comments 24th Two Month Reading Challenge: August & September
Duration: August 1st - September 30th

1. New Release: read a book released in either August or September 2016. In case the book is not available for you, you can substitute by choosing any book released in 2016.
Popular Books Released in August and September - The Last Star by Rick Yancey - 8/16/16
The Last Star (The 5th Wave, #3) by Rick Yancey

2. August and September: read a book that fits at least one of the following options:

a.) has both A & S in title - The Vampire's Warden by S.J. Wright - 8/2/16
The Vampire's Warden (Undead in Brown County, #1) by S.J. Wright

b.) has both A & S in author's name - Skye Warren - Rough - 8/2/16

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): read a book of your choice - Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper by J.L. Bryam - 8/4/16

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): read a book that is written by a female author - Blood Trade by Faith Hunter - 8/10/16
Blood Trade (Jane Yellowrock, #6) by Faith Hunter

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): read a book that you got for super cheap at a library bookstore, on clearance, garage sale, etc. If this is not applicable for you, you can read a book you got as a gift or one you got from the library. Even a free ebook would work! (Got on Amazon for less that 5.00) Zombie Britannica by Thomas Emson - 8/2/16
Zombie Britannica by Thomas Emson

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): read a book that had a lot of hype/buzz years ago but you never got around to reading even though you had meant to - I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced by Nujood Ali - 8/12/16
I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced by Nujood Ali

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): read a book that takes place in a different country than you reside in - Takes place in the UK - Autumn by David Moody - 8/5/16

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): read a graphic novel/comic/manga, etc.
Graphic Novels Recommendations
Comics/Graphic Novels Recommendations
Manga Recommendations

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): read a book that has a question word in the title (who, what, when, where, why)
ex: Thirteen Reasons Why, Why We Broke Up, When You Reach Me, Where the Red Fern Grows, etc.


Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) #4 is a repeat from June? :/


message 8: by Heather (last edited Sep 05, 2016 04:59PM) (new)

Heather | 158 comments Start Date: August 1
End Date: ????

6/10

1. New Release
It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover 8/7 5*
2. August & September
The Cage (The Cage, #1) by Megan Shepherd 8/30 3*
3. Book Lover's Day
He Will Be My Ruin by K.A. Tucker 8/23 3*
4. National Women's Day
Die For Me (For Me, #1) by Cynthia Eden
5. National Thrift Shop Day
Priceless (Forbidden Men, #8) by Linda Kage 8/20 5*
6. National Senior Citizens Day ~ 1911
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
7. Be Late to Something Day
The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay 8/16 2*
8. World Gratitude Day ~ Canada
Perfect Rage (Unyielding, #3) by Nashoda Rose 8/4 5*
9. National Comic Book Day
Torn (A Wicked Saga, #2) by Jennifer L. Armentrout (this is a replacement cuz i dont read comics)
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day
What Waits in the Woods by Kieran Scott


message 9: by Leah (last edited Sep 20, 2016 10:05AM) (new)

Leah | 2677 comments 10/10

1. New Release: A Week of Mondays

2. August and September: Dark Disciple

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): Tempest

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): Sea Spell

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): The Enchantress Returns

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): Taken

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): When You Reach Me

Finished:
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2) by J.K. Rowling The Enchantress Returns (The Land of Stories, #2) by Chris Colfer Dark Disciple (Star Wars) by Christie Golden Twilight The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 (Twilight The Graphic Novel, #1) by Young Kim When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead Sea Spell (Waterfire Saga, #4) by Jennifer Donnelly Taken (Taken, #1) by Erin Bowman Tempest (Tempest, #1) by Julie Cross A Week of Mondays by Jessica Brody The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #2) by C.S. Lewis


message 10: by Jenn (new)

Jenn Sternshein (bookdorkjenn) | 449 comments Bookbuyer wrote: "#4 is a repeat from June? :/"

I was wondering about that too


message 11: by Trisha, lives on coffee (last edited Sep 25, 2016 10:20PM) (new)

Trisha | 31444 comments Start Date: 8/1
Completed: 8/15

8/8


2. August and September: This Savage Song 9/4
3. Book Lovers Day: Nerve 9/3
4. National Women's Day: The Rose & the Dagger 9/5
5. National Thrift Shop Day: Existence 8/15
6. National Senior Citizens Day: Flowers in the Attic 8/14
7. Be Late to Something Day: What Alice Forgot 8/5
8. World Gratitude Day: Glow 8/7
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day: How to Ruin My Teenage Life 8/3

How to Ruin My Teenage Life (How to Ruin, #2) by Simone Elkeles What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty Glow (Sky Chasers #1) by Amy Kathleen Ryan Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger, #1) by V.C. Andrews Existence (Existence Trilogy, #1) by Abbi Glines Nerve by Jeanne Ryan The Rose & the Dagger (The Wrath & the Dawn, #2) by Renee Ahdieh This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity, #1) by Victoria Schwab


message 12: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Trisha wrote: "I'm in!

and I"m checking on #4"


:)


message 13: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (last edited Jul 29, 2016 08:49PM) (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Jenn wrote: "Bookbuyer wrote: "#4 is a repeat from June? :/"

I was wondering about that too"


^-^


message 14: by Sarah (last edited Sep 25, 2016 07:55AM) (new)

Sarah Goodner (sarahgoodner) | 298 comments

Start date: 8/1/16
Finish date:
Completed: 5/10

1. New release: Empire of Storms
2. A & S: American Psycho
3. Book Lover: Through the Ever Night 8/28 (5★)
4. National Women's Day: Dead and Gone 9/24 (4★)
5. Thrift Shop: Hood
6. Senior Citizen: Animal Farm
7. Be Late: Still Life with Bread Crumbs 9/15 (5★)
8. World Gratitude: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
9. National Comic Book: The Sandman, Vol. 1: Preludes and Nocturnes 9/22 (3.5★)
10. Stupid Question: What Alice Forgot 8/4 (5★)
Completed:
What Alice Forgot by Liane MoriartyThrough the Ever Night (Under the Never Sky, #2) by Veronica RossiStill Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna QuindlenThe Sandman, Vol. 1 Preludes and Nocturnes by Neil GaimanDead and Gone (Sookie Stackhouse, #9) by Charlaine Harris




message 15: by Jacquelyn, thebrunettebooknerd (new)

Jacquelyn (jacquelynreads) | 19024 comments ***So sorry guys! I had it copy and pasted for the format and forgot to switch that one out. Number 4 has changed from Father's Day to National Women's Day now. Thanks for those who pointed it out!


message 16: by Allison (last edited Sep 28, 2016 08:42AM) (new)

Allison Brunskill | 1891 comments Start Date:
End Date: 9\28
Completed: 10\10

1. New Release Game On 8\30 3*

2. August and September Summer of Sloane 8/22 2*

3. Book Lovers Day The Eternity Cure 9\27 2*

4. Woman's Day Raw 8\11 5*

5. Thrift Shop Day: Perfect 8\8 4*

6. Senior Citizen Day: Carrie 9\28 3*

7. Be late to something Shatter Me 9\17 4*

8. World Gratitude Day The Play 9\9 4*

9. National Comic Book Day (I don't read comics) Apollyon 8\15 4*

10. Stupid Question: When We Fall9\24 4*

Books Read

Perfect (Pretty Little Liars, #3) by Sara Shepard Raw (RAW Family, #1) by Belle Aurora Apollyon (Covenant, #4) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Summer of Sloane by Erin L. Schneider Game On (Lewis Creek, #2) by Michelle Smith The Play by Karina Halle Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1) by Tahereh Mafi When We Fall (Take the Fall, #2) by Marquita Valentine The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa Carrie by Stephen King


message 17: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Jacquelyn wrote: "***So sorry guys! I had it copy and pasted for the format and forgot to switch that one out. Number 4 has changed from Father's Day to National Women's Day now. Thanks for those who pointed it out!"

:)


message 18: by Amanda (last edited Sep 07, 2016 12:15PM) (new)

Amanda | 4463 comments Start Date: August 1st
End Date: September 30th
Completed: 10/10

1. New Release: It Ends with Us
2. August & September: Water's Wrath
3. Book Lovers Day: Shiny Broken Pieces
4. National Womans Day: P.S. I Like You
5. National Thrift Shop Day: Tempest
6. National Senior Citizens Day: Mary Poppins (published 1934)
7. Be Late to Something Day: The One and Only Ivan
8. World Gratitude Day: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
9. National Comic Book: The Complete Maus
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day: What Happens Next

Finished:
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8) by J.K. Rowling Shiny Broken Pieces (Tiny Pretty Things, #2) by Sona Charaipotra P.S. I Like You by Kasie West It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover What Happens Next by Colleen Clayton The Complete Maus (Maus, #1-2) by Art Spiegelman Mary Poppins (Mary Poppins, #1) by P.L. Travers Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova Tempest (Tempest, #1) by Julie Cross The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate


message 19: by Malaika (last edited Aug 02, 2016 09:39AM) (new)

Malaika (theunbecomingofbooks) | 7 comments Start Date: August 1st
End Date: September 30th
Completed: 0/10

1. New Release: Nevernight
2. August & September:
3. Book Lovers Day:
4. National Womans Day:
5. National Thrift Shop Day:
6. National Senior Citizens Day:
7. Be Late to Something Day: The Lightning Thief
8. World Gratitude:
9. National Comic Book:
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day:

Finished:


message 20: by Ambs ❤❤ (last edited Sep 27, 2016 10:36AM) (new)

Ambs ❤❤ (hannonan) | 134 comments #24 Two-Month Reading Challenge (August 1 - September 30)

1. New Release: Published 08.02.16 - Wax
2. August/September: The Girl with All the Gifts - Comp. 8.16.16 ★★★★
3. Book Lover: Prodigy - Comp. 9.20.16 ★★★★
4. Women's Day: Heartbroken by Lisa Unger - Comp. 8.15 ★★★★
5. Thrift Shop: Princeless, Vol. 3: The Pirate Princess - Comp. 9.11.16 ★★★★
6. Senior Citizens Published 1979, born 1984: Flowers in the Attic - Comp. 8.29.16 ★★★
7. Be Late: Redshirts - Comp. 8.22.16 ★★★★
8. World Gratitude: The Girl on the Train - Comp. 8.18.16 ★★★★
9. Comic Book Day: Princeless, Vol. 2: Get Over Yourself - Comp. 9.11.16 ★★★★
10. Ask a Stupid Question: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Comp. 9.22.16 ★★★★★

TBR:
Wax by Gina Damico
Completed:
Heartbroken by Lisa Unger The Girl with All the Gifts by M.R. Carey The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins Redshirts by John Scalzi Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger, #1) by V.C. Andrews Princeless, Vol. 2 Get Over Yourself by Jeremy Whitley Princeless, Vol. 3 The Pirate Princess by Jeremy Whitley Prodigy (Legend, #2) by Marie Lu Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling

*Books subject to change*


message 21: by Jess (new)

Jess 1. New Release:
2. August/September:
3. Book Lover choice:
4. Women's Day:
5. Thrift Shop:
6. Senior Citizens:
7. Be Late:
8. World Gratitude:
9. Comic Book Day:
10. Ask a Stupid Question:

Finished 0/10


message 22: by Miriam (last edited Sep 04, 2016 06:36PM) (new)

Miriam Passman (onetwigleekeber3) | 402 comments RaptureRapture. New Release: read a book released in either August or September 2016. In case the book is not available for you, you can substitute by choosing any book released in 2016.
Popular Books Released in August and September

2. August and September: read a book that fits at least one of the following options:

a.) has both A & S in title
ex: Ashes to Ashes or All the Bright Places
b.) has both A & S in author's name
ex: A.S. King or Ashley Herring Blake

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): read a book of your choice

4. Father's Day (June 19th): read a book that has begins with the first letter of your father's name

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): read a book that you got for super cheap at a library bookstore, on clearance, garage sale, etc. If this is not applicable for you, you can read a book you got as a gift or one you got from the library. Even a free ebook would work!

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): read a book that had a lot of hype/buzz years ago but you never got around to reading even though you had meant to

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): read a book that takes place in a different country than you reside in

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): read a graphic novel/comic/manga, etc.
Graphic Novels Recommendations
Comics/Graphic Novels Recommendations
Manga Recommendations

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): read a book that has a question word in the title (who, what, when, where, why)


message 23: by Cheryl (last edited Sep 30, 2016 06:20PM) (new)

Cheryl (cawils_99) | 153 comments Didn't finish


message 24: by Miriam (last edited Sep 04, 2016 06:36PM) (new)

Miriam Passman (onetwigleekeber3) | 402 comments Duration: August 1st - September 30th
1. New Release: read a book released in either August or September 2016. In case the book is not available for you, you can substitute by choosing any book released in 2016.
Popular Books Released in August and September A Study in Charlotte (Charlotte Holmes, #1) by Brittany Cavallaro completed: 8/17/2016

2. August and September: read a book that fits at least one of the following options:

a.) has both A & S in title
ex: Ashes to Ashes or All the Bright Places
b.) has both A & S in author's name
ex: A.S. King or Ashley Herring Blake b. Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young Completed: August 11th

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): read a book of your choice The Conspiracy of Us (The Conspiracy of Us, #1) by Maggie Hall completed: august 23rd

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): read a book that is written by a female author Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse completed: August 9th

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): read a book that you got for super cheap at a library bookstore, on clearance, garage sale, etc. If this is not applicable for you, you can read a book you got as a gift or one you got from the library. Even a free ebook would work! We Can Work It Out (The Lonely Hearts Club, #2) by Elizabeth Eulberg completed: august 13th

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): read a book that had a lot of hype/buzz years ago but you never got around to reading even though you had meant to rapture. completed; september 4th

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): read a book that takes place in a different country than you reside inHollow City completed
9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): read a graphic novel/comic/manga, etc.
Graphic Novels Recommendations
Comics/Graphic Novels Recommendations
Manga Recommendations

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): read a book that has a question word in the title (who, what, when, where, why)
ex: Thirteen Reasons Why, Why We Broke Up, When You Reach Me, Where the Red Fern Grows, etc.


message 25: by Jenn (last edited Aug 03, 2016 05:16PM) (new)

Jenn Sternshein (bookdorkjenn) | 449 comments Completed: 0/10

1. New Release:
2. August/September: The Year of Second Chances (8/2 5 stars)
3. Book Lover choice:
4. Women's Day: The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater
5. Thrift Shop:
6. Senior Citizens:
7. Be Late: Born at Midnight
8. World Gratitude:
9. Comic Book Day:
10. Ask a Stupid Question:


message 26: by Meliss (last edited Sep 27, 2016 10:58AM) (new)

Meliss (books-are-better) | 91 comments Start Date: 8/1/16
End Date: TBD

Read: 8/10

Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8) by J.K. Rowling We'll Never Be Apart by Emiko Jean My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1 Madly Ever After by Skottie Young When We Collided by Emery Lord The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

1. New Release: As Old as Time

2. August & September (A): Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (8/7)

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls (8/2)

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): Tell Me Three Things (8/6)

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): We'll Never Be Apart (8/8)

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): My Heart and Other Black Holes (8/13)

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): The Light Between Oceans (9/26)

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1: Madly Ever After (8/26)

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): When We Collided (9/22)


message 27: by Laura (last edited Sep 18, 2016 03:02AM) (new)

Laura | 86 comments Completed: 9/10

1. New Release: Empire of Storms
2. August/September: A Study in Charlotte
3. Book Lover choice: Girl in Translation
4. Women's Day: The Winner's Kiss
5. Thrift Shop: Stars Above
6. Senior Citizens: Pride and Prejudice
7. Be Late: Gone Girl
8. World Gratitude: My Lady Jane
9. Comic Book Day:
10. Ask a Stupid Question:[book:What We Saw|20922826


message 28: by Toyni Erica - Queenoftaless (last edited Sep 27, 2016 12:54AM) (new)

Toyni Erica - Queenoftaless (toyniericasverden) | 60 comments Have to try this :p Hopefully, I'll make it this time :p

1. New Release: It Ends With Us *
2. August/September: A Darker Shade of Magic*
3. Book Lover choice: Slammed*
4. Women's Day: The Dream Thieves *
5. Thrift Shop: (The Queen of The Tearling)
6. Senior Citizens: The Diary of A Young Girl *
7. Be Late: (Clockwork Prince)
8. World Gratitude: (Ten Thousand Skies Above You)
9. Comic Book Day: Tegnehanne - Ambisjoner (Norwegian comic) *
10. Ask a Stupid Question: (How Hard Can Love Be?)

Finished 6/10


message 29: by Sarah B (last edited Sep 30, 2016 10:23PM) (new)

Sarah B (sab55) 7/10

1. New Release: A Torch Against the Night

2. August and September: Salt to the Sea - August 3rd

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): An Ember in the Ashes - September 1st

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): A Court of Mist and Fury

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): The Diviners

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe - August 29th

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): Daughter of Smoke & Bone

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): Between Shades of Gray - August 16th

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): The Walking Dead, Book One - August 8th

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): What We Saw

TBR:
A Torch Against the Night (An Ember in the Ashes, #2) by Sabaa Tahir A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2) by Sarah J. Maas Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor

Books Read
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys The Walking Dead, Book One (The Walking Dead #1-12) by Robert Kirkman An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1) by Sabaa Tahir The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1) by C.S. Lewis The Diviners (The Diviners, #1) by Libba Bray What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler


message 30: by Vicki (last edited Sep 29, 2016 09:49PM) (new)

Vicki (goodreadscomboobooper49) | 32355 comments Start Date: 8/1
Compelted: TBD

10/10



1. New Release: It Ends with Us 8/14 (5 stars)

2. August and September: Compulsion by Allison Brennan 8/08 (4 stars)

3. Book Lovers Day: Rule #9 8/8 (2 stars)

4. National Women's Day: Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family 8/18 (5 stars)

5. National Thrift Shop Day: Imperfect Chemistry 8/13 (4 stars)

6. National Senior Citizens Day: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 9/27 (4 stars)

7. Be Late to Something Day: What Alice Forgot 9/29 (5 stars)

8. World Gratitude Day: Wrapped in the Past 9/10 (3 stars)

9. National Comic Book Day: Smile 8/03 (4 stars)

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day: When You Were Mine 9/28 (4 stars)

Books Read

Smile by Raina Telgemeier Rule #9 by Sheri Duff Imperfect Chemistry (Imperfect, #1) by Mary Frame It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover Compulsion (Max Revere, #2) by Allison Brennan Becoming Nicole The Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt Wrapped in the Past by Chess Desalls The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1) by C.S. Lewis When You Were Mine by Rebecca Serle What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty


message 31: by Cara (last edited Sep 25, 2016 12:52PM) (new)

Cara (caramariew) | 406 comments Read 10/10


1. New Release: Vassa in the Night 3* 8/20

2. August and September: Love Letters to the Dead 8/18

3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): Witherwood Reform School 8/6 2*

4. National Women's Day (August 19th): A Decadent Way to Die 8/14 3*

5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): From Mangia to Murder 9/7/16 4*

6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): The Outsiders 3* 8/26

7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe 9/7/16 5*

8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): Ain't Myth-Behaving 3* 8/31

9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th): Alabaster Shadows 9/25 3*

10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): What a Ghoul Wants 8/12 3*
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Witherwood Reform School by Obert Skye A Decadent Way to Die (Savannah Reid Mystery, #16) by G.A. McKevett What a Ghoul Wants (Ghost Hunter Mystery, #7) by Victoria Laurie Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton Ain't Myth-Behaving by Katie MacAlister Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz From Mangia to Murder by Caroline Mickelson Alabaster Shadows (Alabaster Shadows, #1) by Matt Gardner


message 32: by Alicia (last edited Aug 23, 2016 06:45PM) (new)

Alicia (aliciajb) | 986 comments Finished: 24/8

✓ 1. New Release: The Beauty of Darkness
✓ 2. August/September: Crais
✓ 3. Book Lover choice: Spurn
✓ 4. Women's Day: Regali
✓ 5. Thrift Shop: First World (Perma free on Amazon)
✓ 6. Senior Citizen: A Wizard of Earthsea
✓ 7. Be Late: The Wrath & the Dawn
✓ 8. World Gratitude: The Rose & the Dagger
✓ 10. Ask a Stupid Question: Catch Me When I Fall

The Beauty of Darkness (The Remnant Chronicles, #3) by Mary E. Pearson The Wrath & the Dawn (The Wrath & the Dawn, #1) by Renee Ahdieh The Rose & the Dagger (The Wrath & the Dawn, #2) by Renee Ahdieh Catch Me When I Fall (Dreamcatcher #1) by Vicki Leigh First World (Walker Saga, #1) by Jaymin Eve Spurn (Walker Saga, #2) by Jaymin Eve Crais (Walker Saga, #3) by Jaymin Eve Regali (Walker Saga, #4) by Jaymin Eve A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1) by Ursula K. Le Guin


message 33: by Beverly (last edited Aug 01, 2016 02:28PM) (new)

Beverly | 1 comments This sound like fun! Here is the plan but it will be a first if it doesn't change:
1. Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson 2. Across a Star-Swept Sea (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #2) by Diana Peterfreund 3. A Death-Struck Year by Makiia Lucier 4. Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) by Elizabeth Wein 5. Beauty Queens by Libba Bray 6. Little Brother by Cory Doctorow 7. Sure Signs of Crazy by Karen Harrington 8. Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys 9. Lumberjanes #1 by Noelle Stevenson 10. What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler


message 34: by Alberto (last edited Oct 02, 2016 11:27PM) (new)

Alberto (albertobalderass) | 575 comments 1. New Release: The Magnus Chase Book of Norse Deities and Mythical Creatures
2. August/September: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
3. Book Lovers Day: Flowers in the Attic
4. National Women's Day: Empire of Storms
5. National Thrift Shop Day: Half Lost
6. National Senior Citizens Day: To Kill a Mockingbird
7. Be Late to Something Day: The Raven Boys
8. World Gratitude Day: Mission Hindenburg
9. National Comic Book Day: The Stonekeeper
10. Ask a Stupid Question Day: Whatever Happened to Janie?


message 35: by Lynn (new)

Lynn Jacquelyn wrote: "
6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are"


ha ha ha ha, that's not so easy for us older readers! :/

Plus, your links for popular Books Released in August and September are not working. They are opening up the home page of GR instead.


message 36: by Amber (last edited Aug 11, 2016 09:17AM) (new)

Amber | 6 comments 1. It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover (Complete)
2. Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1) by Sarah J. Maas (Complete)
3. Obsidian (Lux, #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
4. Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) by Leigh Bardugo
5. The Bronze Horseman (The Bronze Horseman, #1) by Paullina Simons
6. Persuasion by Jane Austen
7. Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1) by Richelle Mead
8. Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
9. Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan
10. Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

2/10


message 37: by Chelsea (last edited Aug 20, 2016 01:36PM) (new)

Chelsea Morrison (chelsealouise07) Start Date: 8/4/16
Books Completed: 3/10

New Release: A Torch Against the Night
August and September: Guitar Notes 8.16.16 ★★★★
Book Lovers Day: Lady Knight
National Women's Day: Truthwitch
National Thrift Shop Day: The Glittering Court 8.20.16 ★★★★
National Senior Citizens Day: The Poems
Be Late to Something Day: Shiver 8.19.16 ★★★★
World Gratitude Day: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
National Comic Book Day: Saiyuki, Vol. 8
Ask a Stupid Question Day: Where Things Come Back

Books Read:
The Glittering Court (The Glittering Court, #1) by Richelle Mead Guitar Notes by Mary Amato Shiver (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater


message 38: by Trisha, lives on coffee (last edited Aug 04, 2016 09:13PM) (new)

Trisha | 31444 comments Lynn wrote: "Jacquelyn wrote: "
6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are"

ha ha ha ha, that's not so easy for us older readers!


ha! I completely agree!! and I've had this exact requirement on a few different challenges over the last few years - I'm starting to run out books I want to read from that year! lol


message 39: by Vicki (new)

Vicki (goodreadscomboobooper49) | 32355 comments Just be thankful you weren't born in 1950 like I was! Lol BUT because of this challenge I'm going to read a book that everyone has read except me! Lol


message 40: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) I've finished 3 of 11! :D Let's hear it for 100 page novellas!! :P


message 41: by Trisha, lives on coffee (new)

Trisha | 31444 comments ha! Go Bookbuyer!!!


message 42: by Trisha, lives on coffee (new)

Trisha | 31444 comments Vicki wrote: "Just be thankful you weren't born in 1950 like I was! Lol BUT because of this challenge I'm going to read a book that everyone has read except me! Lol"

ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooh....which one??


message 43: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Trisha wrote: "Lynn wrote: "Jacquelyn wrote: "
6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): read a book that is older than you are"

ha ha ha ha, that's not so easy for us older readers!

ha! I completely agr..."


I luckily just got a book from the library that works for it. :)


message 44: by Anna 'Bookbuyer' (last edited Aug 05, 2016 04:49PM) (new)

Anna 'Bookbuyer' (bookbuyer) Trisha wrote: "ha! Go Bookbuyer!!!"

^-^

I'm now also 10% into my fourth one.


message 45: by Rae ❤ツ (new)

Rae ❤ツ | 74 comments Start Date: 8/7/16
End Date: TBD

Read: 0/10

1) New Release:
2) August & September:
3) Book Lover's Day (Aug. 9): Faking Normal
4) National Women's Day (Aug 19):
5) National Thrift Shop Day (Aug 17): The Samantha Project
6) National Senior Citizens Day (Aug 21):
7) Be Late to Something Day (Sep 5):
8) World Gratitude Day (Sep 21):
9) National Comic Book Day (Sep 25):
10) Ask a Stupid Question Day (Sep 28):

Finished:


message 46: by [deleted user] (new)

Start Date--8th August,16.

Books Completed: 0/10

1. New Release:
2. August and September:
3. Book Lovers Day:
4. National Women's Day:
5. National Thrift Shop Day:
6. National Senior Citizens Day:
7. Be Late to Something Day:
8. World Gratitude Day:
9. National Comic Book Day:
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day:

End Date:


message 47: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 14, 2016 12:07PM) (new)

Start Date--8th August,16.

Books Completed: 1/10

1. New Release: It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover
2. August and September: Price of a Kiss (Forbidden Men, #1) by Linda Kage
3. Book Lovers Day: To Professor, with Love (Forbidden Men, #2) by Linda Kage
4. National Women's Day: Losing It (Losing It, #1) by Cora Carmack
5. National Thrift Shop Day:
6. National Senior Citizens Day:
7. Be Late to Something Day:
8. World Gratitude Day:
9. National Comic Book Day:
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day:

End Date:


message 48: by Heather (new)

Heather | 158 comments Zoya wrote: "Start Date--8th August,16.

Books Completed: 1/10

1. New Release: It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover
2. August and September:
3. Book Lovers Day: To Professor, with Love (Forbidden Men, #2) by Linda Kage
4. ..."


Zoya To Professor, with Love (Forbidden Men, #2) by Linda Kage is one of my most favorite books! I hope you love it too!


message 49: by Ashlyn (last edited Oct 03, 2016 09:14PM) (new)

Ashlyn | 2085 comments Start Date: 8/1
Completed: TBD

Read: 9/10

1. New Release: It Ends with Us 8/6
2. August and September: The Secret of Ella and Micha 8/2
3. Book Lovers Day (August 9th): The Bridge from Me to You 9/2
4. National Women's Day (August 19th): P.S. I Still Love You 8/13
5. National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th): The Forever of Ella and Micha 8/8
6. National Senior Citizens Day (August 21st): A Wrinkle in Time 9/22
7. Be Late to Something Day (September 5th): Breaking Nova 8/29
8. World Gratitude Day (September 21st): Me Before You 9/27
9. National Comic Book Day (September 25th):
10. Ask A Stupid Question Day (September 28th): Where the Stars Still Shine

The Secret of Ella and Micha (The Secret, #1) by Jessica Sorensen It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover The Forever of Ella and Micha (The Secret, #2) by Jessica Sorensen P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #2) by Jenny Han Breaking Nova (Nova, #1) by Jessica Sorensen The Bridge from Me to You by Lisa Schroeder A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1) by Madeleine L'Engle Me Before You (Me Before You, #1) by Jojo Moyes Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller


message 50: by [deleted user] (new)

Heather wrote: "Zoya wrote: "Start Date--8th August,16.

Books Completed: 1/10

1. New Release: It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover
2. August and September:
3. Book Lovers Day: [bookcover:To Professor, with Love|..."


I love the whole series. I am actually rereading it. It is so damn good.


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