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message 1: by Jenny (last edited May 09, 2018 08:13PM) (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments So going to do this again this coming year! It was so much fun this last year :) The books I didn't finish, I'm just adding to this jar. Here's all the books!

Fire With Fire by Siobhan Vivian
Ashes by Ashes by Siobhan Vivian
The Lost Saint by Bree Despain
The Savage Grace by Bree Despain
The Obsidian Mirror by Catherine Fisher
The Slanted Worlds by Catherine Fisher
The Dragon Heir by Cinda Williams Chima
Through the Dark by Alexandra Bracken
In the Fabled East by Adam Louis Schroeder
Like A River Glorious Rae Carson
Rebel Spring By Morgan Rhodes
Sky Pirates by Lisa Schwartz
Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly
Wires and Nerves by Marissa Meyer
The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner
The Zodiac Collector by Laura Diamond
Ink by Amanda Sun
Rain by Amanda Sun
Nevermore by Kelly Craugh
Alex Approximately by Jenn Bennett
The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner
The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon
Blood Rose Rebellion Rosalyn Eves
Flame in the Mist by Renee Adieh
Black Widow:Forever Red by Margaret Stohl
The Night Circus by Erin Morganstern
A Whole New World by Liz Braswell
Legacy of Kings by Eleanor Herman
A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis
Given to the Sea by Mindy McGinnis
The Walled City by Ryan Graudin
Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce 5/8/18 4 stars
A Need So Beautiful by Suzanne Young
Prudence by Gail Carriger
All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake
The Star Touched Queen by Roshani Choski
Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth
Age of Myth by Michael Sullivan
Vanishing Girls by Lauren Oliver
Illusive by Emily Lloyd-Jones
Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer
The Fire Wish by Amber Lough 1/21/17 3.5 stars
Flashfall by Jenny Moyer
Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon 2/6/18 4.5 stars
The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead
Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley
The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
And I Darken by Kiersten White
Stealing Snow by Danielle Paige
The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid
The Glass Arrow by Kristin Simmons 1/7/18 5 stars
Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray
Leia by Claudia Gray 1/9/18 4 stars
Nyxia by Scott Reintgen 2/10/18 4 stars
Into the Dim by Janet B Taylor
Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan
All the Birds in the Sky Charlie Jane Anders
Unhooked by Lisa Maxwell
Water for Elephants Sara Gruen
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng 3/7/18 4.5 stars
The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine
The Screaming Staircase by Jonathon Stroud


message 2: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments 62 books this year! Hopefully I can knock them all out :)


message 3: by Tamika (new)

Tamika | 35 comments You’ll get them all done and some. I believe in you


message 4: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments LOL! Thanks Tamika :)


message 5: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments The one on the left is my Book Jar this year! The one one the right is a small book jar I made for classics.




message 6: by Tamika (new)

Tamika | 35 comments You’re gonna be a reading machine in 2018. I think you’ll get at least 75 to 80 books read this upcoming year. It’ll be interesting to see if I’m spot on. I’ll keep checking in to see and the ones with great ratings that sound interesting I’ll add to my TBR.. lol


message 7: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I hope so!


message 8: by Gabby (new)

Gabby | 704 comments I have a few of these in my jar too! Good luck! My goal is to get at least 12 read like last year but I’d love to get to all 25!


message 9: by Tracy (new)

Tracy | 7239 comments Mod
So glad you enjoyed this challange Jenny.


message 10: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I did Tracy! Thanks for having it last year, a fun new thing for me I might not have tried!


message 11: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I finished my first book out of the jar, The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons --5 stars

This book was so so good. Very gut wrenching and full of emotion. I couldn't put the book down. Loved it!


message 12: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments Next I'm reading Leia, Princess of Alderaan (Star Wars) by Claudia Gray


message 13: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I finished Leia, Princess of Alderaan (Star Wars) by Claudia Gray and I really enjoyed it! 4 stars


message 14: by Tracy (last edited Jan 10, 2018 10:16AM) (new)

Tracy | 7239 comments Mod
I think I will put this challenge up again this year.


message 15: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments YAY Tracy!! You can just move my thread if you need to :)


message 16: by Gabby (new)

Gabby | 704 comments Tracy wrote: "I think I will put this challenge up again this year."

Yes! That would be amazing! My Book jar for this year is already made up!


message 17: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments Finished my 3rd book in the jar!

The Fire Wish (The Jinni Wars, #1) by Amber Lough 3.5 stars

My next read will by Nyxia (The Nyxia Triad, #1) by Scott Reintgen


message 18: by Tracy (new)

Tracy | 7239 comments Mod
Jenny wrote: "Finished my 3rd book in the jar!

The Fire Wish (The Jinni Wars, #1) by Amber Lough 3.5 stars

My next read will by Nyxia (The Nyxia Triad, #1) by Scott Reintgen"


Moving right along Jenny.


message 19: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I finished Nyxia (The Nyxia Triad, #1) by Scott Reintgen 4 stars. I'm a sucker for deep space stories!

Next read from the jar is Sword and Verse (Sword and Verse, #1) by Kathy MacMillan


message 20: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I forgot this was in my book jar, I read it the other day because I was in the mood for it! Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon 4.5 stars, I just adored this!


message 21: by Tracy (new)

Tracy | 7239 comments Mod
Jenny wrote: "I forgot this was in my book jar, I read it the other day because I was in the mood for it! Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon 4.5 stars, I just adored this!"

I have been seeing this one around a lot.


message 22: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments Tracy wrote: "Jenny wrote: "I forgot this was in my book jar, I read it the other day because I was in the mood for it! Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon 4.5 stars, I just adored this!"

I have been se..."


I have too! I've heard a lot of mixed things, but I loved it! It wasn't quite as good as The Sun is Also a Star, but still a good read.


message 23: by Jenny (last edited Mar 18, 2018 06:24PM) (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I read Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng 4.5 stars, really liked this one! I also met the author in Tucson, she was fabulous!


message 24: by Tracy (new)

Tracy | 7239 comments Mod
Jenny wrote: "I read Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng 4.5 stars, really liked this one! I also met the author in Tucson, she was fabulous!"

Exciting Jenny!


message 25: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (juliababyjen) | 1075 comments I finally read another book in the jar! I'm so behind on this!

Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce 4 stars

Another fun adventure by Tamora Pierce! Love the start of this series so far!


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