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message 1: by JoAnne (last edited Oct 08, 2019 06:06AM) (new)

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2019 A-Z Authors

A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


For this challenge we are going to read the alphabet using the names of authors.

Goal: Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. Middle initials/names do not count.

EXAMPLE:
A - Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen (last name)
B - Rubbernecker - Belinda Bauer (first/last name)
C - I Let You Go - Clare Mackintosh (first name)

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

EXAMPLE:
Z - Watchers - Dean Koontz

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Challenge Rules
*Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
*For each book that you read please post a link to the book, the author and the date you finished it.
*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
*To count a book towards a challenge you must read the majority of it after the start date of the challenge.
* Where more than one option is given for a task, please state which option your book relates to.
*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.
*Please update your original post as you go.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

Please use the TLC STANDARD RULES when participating in this challenge.
If you are not familiar with these rules, please click on the link and read them over.


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message 3: by Elle (last edited Dec 29, 2019 07:08PM) (new)

Elle (elleay) | 1005 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1 - December 31, 2019


A: Ambrose Bierce | An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - May 26
B: Brandon Sanderson | Skyward - Jan 7
C: Becky Chambers | The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet - May 30
D: Dannika Dark | Nevermore - Jan 23
E: Elle Kennedy | The Chase - Feb 2
F: Faith Hunter | Skinwalker - Jul 9
G: Grace Lin | Where the Mountain Meets the Moon - Jun 30
H: Helen Harper | Bloodfire - Mar 4
I: Ilona Andrews | Magic Breaks - Apr 20
J: Maureen Johnson | The Madness Underneath - Apr 13
K: Kelley Armstrong | The Gathering - Aug 14
L: Leigh Bardugo | Ninth House - Nov 22
M: Annette Marie | Demon Magic and a Martini - Apr 13
N: Sylvain Neuvel | The Test - Jun 8
O: Melissa F. Olson | Boundary Crossed - Apr 28
P: Lucy Parker | Pretty Face - Feb 26
Q: David Quinn | Go to Sleep, Little Creep - Dec 11
R: Rivers Solomon | An Unkindness of Ghosts - May 20
S: Seanan McGuire | Any Way the Wind Blows - Aug 25
T: Tamora Pierce | Sandry's Book - Sep 19
U: Ursula K. Le Guin | The Rule of Names: A Story - Dec 13
V: Victoria Danaan | My Familiar Stranger - Jun 25
W: P.G. Wodehouse | My Man Jeeves - Jul 30
X: Max Lucado | The Oak Inside the Acorn - Dec 7
Y: Samantha Young | On Dublin Street - Jan 8
Z: Roger Zelazny | A Night in the Lonesome October - Oct 31


message 5: by Kat (last edited Jun 23, 2019 07:43PM) (new)

Kat | 1226 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. Middle initials/names do not count.

Need: Q U X

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

A - Anita Shreve - Light on Snow 1/2/19
B - Judy Blume - Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by 1/1/19
C - Irin Carmon - Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg 1/12/19
D - Kate DiCamillo - Because of Winn-Dixie 1/28/19
E - Edwin Herbert - Mythos Christos 1/8/19
F - Frances Hodgson Burnett - A Little Princess 1/20/19
G - Gerald Durrell - A Zoo in My Luggage 1/26/19
H - Naoki Higashida - The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism 1/5/19
I - Kazuo Ishiguro - Never Let Me Go 1/7/19
J - Jen Sincero - You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life 1/1/19
K - Kamala Harris - The Truths We Hold: An American Journey 1/23/19
L - Lois Lowry - Like the Willow Tree: The Diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce, Portland, Maine, 1918 1/10/19
M - Madeleine L'Engle - And Both Were Young 1/4/19
N - Sylvain Neuvel - Sleeping Giants 1/17/19
O - Joyce Carol Oates - Hazards of Time Travel 2/4/19
P - Aprilynne Pike - Wings 1/3/19
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R - Robert Fulghum - All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten 2/21/19
S - Johanna Spyri - Heidi 1/18/19
T - Amy Tan - The Kitchen God's Wife 3/13/19
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V - Veronica Roth - Insurgent 2/27/19
W - Wilson Rawls - Where the Red Fern Grows 3/6/19
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Y - Malala Yousafzai - I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World 6/23/19
Z - Zilpha Keatley Snyder - The Egypt Game 1/21/19


message 6: by Diane ~Firefly~ (last edited Dec 27, 2019 12:41PM) (new)

Diane ~Firefly~ | 91 comments A-Z Author 2019
*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the title only needs to have that letter somewhere in it.

26/26 completed

A: Amy Andrews (Nothing But Trouble) - 7/13/19
B: Briggs, Patricia (Storm Cursed) - 5/11/19
C: Cousins, Jane (To Seduce a Siren) - 2/24/19
D: Damsgaard, Shirley (The Seventh Witch) - 11/3/19
E: Emma Chase (Getting Schooled) - 3/17/19
F: Fox, Angie (Immortally Yours) - 5/18/19
G: Gradowski, Janel (Chicken Soup & Homicide) - 3/27/19
H: Helen Harper (Box of Frogs) - 6/29/19
I: Ilona Andrews (Sapphire Flames) - 9/2/19
J: Jennifer Estep (Nightingale) - 6/13/19
K: Krista Davis (The Diva Cooks Up a Storm) - 5/20/19
L: Libby Klein (Midnight Snacks are Murder) - 1/30/19
M: Melissa McShane (The Book of Peril) - 5/31/19
N: Neill, Chloe (Blade Bound) - 5/27/19
O: Orgain, Diana (Yappy Hour) - 11/23/19
P: Painter, Kristen (Miss Frost Chills the Cheater) - 2/1/19
Q: Quick, Amanda (The Other Lady Vanishes) - 4/6/19
R: Roth, Mandy M. (Once Hunted, Twice Shy) - 4/13/19
S: Samantha Silver (Murder on the Oregon Express) - 2/3/19
T: Thompson, Vicki Lewis (Werewolf in Seattle) - 11/6/19
U: Julia Buckley (A Dark and Stormy Murder) - 4/23/19
V: Virginia Lowell (A Cookie Before Dying) - 3/6/19
W: Weiss, Kristen (The Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum) - 3/23/19
X: Sax, Elise (The Wizard of Saws) - 4/8/19
Y: Yardley, Cathy (One True Pairing) - 5/13/19
Z: Zanetti, Rebecca (Twisted Truths) - 11/18/19

Nothing But Trouble (Credence, Colorado #1) by Amy Andrews Storm Cursed (Mercy Thompson, #11) by Patricia Briggs To Seduce A Siren (Southern Sanctuary, #4) by Jane Cousins The Seventh Witch (Ophelia & Abby, #7) by Shirley Damsgaard Getting Schooled (Getting Some, #1) by Emma Chase Immortally Yours (Monster M*A*S*H, #1) by Angie Fox Chicken Soup & Homicide (Culinary Competition, #2) by Janel Gradowski Box of Frogs (The Fractured Faery, #1) by Helen Harper Sapphire Flames (Hidden Legacy, #4) by Ilona Andrews Nightingale (Bigtime, #4) by Jennifer Estep The Diva Cooks up a Storm (A Domestic Diva Mystery, #11) by Krista Davis Midnight Snacks are Murder (A Poppy McAllister Mystery #2) by Libby Klein The Book of Peril (The Last Oracle #2) by Melissa McShane Blade Bound (Chicagoland Vampires, #13) by Chloe Neill Yappy Hour by Diana Orgain Miss Frost Chills The Cheater (Jayne Frost, #6) by Kristen Painter The Other Lady Vanishes (Burning Cove, #2) by Amanda Quick Once Hunted, Twice Shy (The Happily Everlasting Series, #2) by Mandy M. Roth Werewolf in Seattle (Wild About You Book 3) by Vicki Lewis Thompson A Dark and Stormy Murder (A Writer's Apprentice Mystery, #1) by Julia Buckley A Cookie Before Dying (Cookie Cutter Shop Mystery, #2) by Virginia Lowell The Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum (Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum #1) by Kirsten Weiss The Wizard of Saws (Matchmaker Mysteries, #3) by Elise Sax Murder on the Oregon Express (Magical Bookshop Mystery, #2) by Samantha Silver One True Pairing (Fandom Hearts, #2) by Cathy Yardley Twisted Truths (Blood Brothers, #3) by Rebecca Zanetti


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Welcome Elle, Bonita, Kat and Diane!!


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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 290 comments I'm in for this one.


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Welcome Hannah!


message 10: by Karen ♐ (last edited Dec 28, 2019 02:06PM) (new)

Karen ♐ (kmk1214) | 774 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.


List:
A - Secrets Aleatha Romig - 5/30
B - Birthday Suit Lauren Blakely - 2/10
C - Heaven Can't Wait Pamela Clare - 1/3
D - Yours and Mine Debbie Macomber - 1/27
E - Buck Em Petrova - 5/2
F - Hidden Worthiness Susan Fanetti - 1/22
G - At Last Whitney G. - 1/28
H - A Yellowstone Christmas Peggy L. Henderson - 1/3
I - Deception Mona Ingram - 12/19
J - Fantasy in Death J.D. Robb - 1/7
K - Under the Mistletoe with Me Kristen Proby - 1/16
L - Down to You Michelle Leighton - 1/19
M - Hardwired Meredith Wild - 1/29
N - The Pride of Jared MacKade Nora Roberts - 1/10
O - Eyes of Silver, Eyes of Gold Ellen O'Connell - 2/19
P - Hard Evidence Pamela Clare - 1/16
*Q - Black Diamond Victoria Quinn - 11/11
R - Virgin River Robyn Carr - 1/5
S - Stealing Home Sherryl Woods - 1/2
T - Stanton Completely T.L. Swan - 1/14
*U - Raw: Rebirth Belle Aurora - 1/8
V - Rocky Mountain Shelter Vivian Arend - 3/2
W - Chasing the Sun Kaki Warner - 1/26
*X - I Don't Ella Fox - 10/27
*Y - The Last Letter Rebecca Yarros - 4/8
*Z - Against the Wall Rebecca Zanetti - 3/28


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 304 comments A-Z Authors Challenge

Completed 26/26


*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in it's name.

List:
✔️A - Nuts by Alice Clayton - 02/01/2019
✔️B - All About the Bear by Bianca D'Arc - 02/01/2019
✔️C - Cream of the Crop by Alice Clayton - 03/01/2019
✔️D - Mating Dance by Bianca D'Arc - 04/01/2019
✔️E - Apocalypse Cowboy by Eve Langlais - 15/01/2019
✔️F - The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost - 09/01/2019
✔️G - Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa - 15/01/2019
✔️H - Finding My Forever by Heidi McLaughlin - 16/03/2019
✔️I - Bound by Night by Larissa Ione - 12/02/2019
✔️J - The Sweetest Burn by Jeaniene Frost - 10/01/2019
✔️K - Ride Hard by Laura Kaye - 05/01/2019
✔️L - Keeping It Hot by Sydney Landon - 01/01/2019
✔️M - Ruthless King by Meghan March - 26/01/2019
✔️N - Alexandra's Legacy by N.J. Walters - 02/02/2019
✔️O - X Marks the Spot by Opal Carew - 04/01/2019
✔️P - Fugitive Six by Pittacus Lore - 17/01/2019
✔️Q - It Started with a Kiss by Ella Quinn - 17/03/2019
✔️R - The Fix Up by Kendall Ryan - 08/02/2019
✔️S - Room for Two by Sydney Landon - 02/01/2019
✔️T - Owned by Fate by Tessa Bailey - 18/02/2019
✔️U - The Unexpected Bride by Debra Ullrick - 18/01/2019
✔️V - Egomaniac by Vi Keeland - 16/02/2019
✔️W - Baby, I'm Howling for You by Christine Warren - 31/01/2019
✔️X - Stone by Max Monroe - 22/02/2019
✔️Y - Shaded Vision by Yasmine Galenorn - 29/01/2019
✔️Z - Lethal Lies by Rebecca Zanetti - 28/02/2019

Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton All About the Bear (Lords of the Were Universe, #22; Tales of the Were Grizzly Cove, #1) by Bianca D'Arc Cream of the Crop (Hudson Valley, #2) by Alice Clayton Mating Dance (Lords of the Were Universe, #23; Tales of the Were Grizzly Cove, #2) by Bianca D'Arc Apocalypse Cowboy by Eve Langlais The Beautiful Ashes (Broken Destiny, #1) by Jeaniene Frost Children of Eden (Children of Eden, #1) by Joey Graceffa Finding My Forever (Beaumont #3) by Heidi McLaughlin Bound by Night (MoonBound Clan Vampire, #1) by Larissa Ione The Sweetest Burn (Broken Destiny, #2) by Jeaniene Frost Ride Hard (Raven Riders, #1) by Laura Kaye Keeping It Hot (Breakfast in Bed, #1) by Sydney Landon Ruthless King (Mount Trilogy, #1) by Meghan March Alexandra's Legacy (Legacy, #1) by N.J. Walters X Marks the Spot by Opal Carew Fugitive Six (Lorien Legacies Reborn #2) by Pittacus Lore It Started with a Kiss (The Worthingtons, #3) by Ella Quinn The Fix Up by Kendall Ryan Room for Two (Breakfast in Bed #2) by Sydney Landon Owned by Fate (Serve, #1) by Tessa Bailey The Unexpected Bride (Bowen, #1) by Debra Ullrick Egomaniac by Vi Keeland Baby, I'm Howling for You (Alphaville, #1) by Christine Warren Stone (Stone Cold Fox Trilogy, #1) by Max Monroe Shaded Vision (Otherworld/Sisters of the Moon, #11) by Yasmine Galenorn Lethal Lies (Blood Brothers, #2) by Rebecca Zanetti


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JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Karen, Grace and Christine!


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Holli | 87 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1 - December 31, 2019


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Ferenc (aeneth) | 883 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


Goal: 26/26
*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

List:
A - The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold – 02/07/2019
B - KIN by Kealan Patrick Burke - 01/05/2019
C - And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie – 02/12/2019
D - Songs of Love and Death: All-Original Tales of Star-Crossed Love by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois (editors) – 02/26/2019
E - The Autumn Duchess by Jillian Eaton – 03/25/2019
F - To Your Scattered Bodies Go by Philip José Farmer – 03/09/2019
G - Fairest by Gail Carson Levine - 01/13/2019
H - The Stranded by Hugh Howey - 01/07/2019
I - Magic Is Dead: My Journey into the World's Most Secretive Society of Magicians by Ian Frisch – 04/21/2019
J - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling - 01/25/2019
K - The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King – 03/02/2019
L - Unorthodox Therapy by Lilah E. Noir – 02/03/2019
M - Condemn Me Not: Accused of Witchcraft by Heather B. Moore - 01/08/2019
N - Stardust by Neil Gaiman - 01/24/2019
O - New Orleans Carnival Krewes: The History, Spirit and Secrets of Mardi Gras by Rosary O'Neill – 04/11/2019
P - Brief Lives by Chris Price – 03/10/2019
Q - The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick – 09/27/2019
R - Interworld by Neil Gaiman and Michael Reaves - 01/02/2019
S - The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen – 02/15/2019
T - Playing with Fire by Tess Gerritsen – 02/19/2019
U - Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo – 03/23/2019
V - Shades of Magic Vol. 1: The Steel Prince by V.E. Schwab 07/05/2019
W - Seeing Things by Jim Woodring – 02/04/2019
X - Morality for Beautiful Girls by Alexander McCall Smith – 04/14/2019
Y - Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere by Mike Carey - 01/23/2019
Z - Nulla Pont by Zoltán László - 01/29/2019


The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold KIN by Kealan Patrick Burke And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie Songs of Love and Death All-Original Tales of Star-Crossed Love ( The Dresden Files, #11.5, Outlander, #8.5, Kushiel's Legacy, #1.5, Phèdre's Trilogy, #1.5) by George R.R. Martin The Autumn Duchess (A Duchess for All Seasons #4) by Jillian Eaton To Your Scattered Bodies Go (Riverworld, #1) by Philip José Farmer Fairest by Gail Carson Levine The Stranded (Wool, #5) by Hugh Howey Magic Is Dead My Journey into the World's Most Secretive Society of Magicians by Ian Frisch Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King Unorthodox Therapy (The Unorthodox Trilogy, #1) by Lilah E. Noir Condemn Me Not Accused of Witchcraft by Heather B. Moore Csillagpor by Neil Gaiman New Orleans Carnival Krewes The History, Spirit and Secrets of Mardi Gras by Rosary O'Neill Brief Lives by Chris Price The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick Interworld (Interworld, #1) by Neil Gaiman The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen Playing with Fire by Tess Gerritsen Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Shades of Magic Vol. 1 The Steel Prince (Shades of Magic - The Steel Prince) by V.E. Schwab Seeing Things by Jim Woodring Morality for Beautiful Girls (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, #3) by Alexander McCall Smith Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere (Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere, #1-9) by Mike Carey Nulla Pont by Zoltán László


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JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Holli and Ferenc!


message 17: by Rina (last edited Jul 16, 2019 01:56PM) (new)

Rina | 1084 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

26/26

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A - Wraith, Angel Lawson, 02.01.2019
B - The Accidentals, Sarina Bowen, 17.01.2019
C - Wenn die Nacht verstummt: Thriller, Linda Castillo, 26.01.2019
D - Murder After Midnight, Dianne Harman, 30.01.2019
E - Angelfall, Susan Ee, 22.01.2019
F - Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Fannie Flagg, 28.01.2019
G - Curtsies & Conspiracies, Gail Carriger, 13.01.2019
H - The Ghost of Marlow House, Bobbi Holmes, 11.01.2019
I - Bayou Moon, Ilona Andrews, 04.02.2019
J - Northanger Abbey, Jane Austen, 28.01.2019
K - Deadly Décisions, Kathy Reichs, 10.02.2019
L - Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love, Larry Levin, 25.01.2019
M - Stars Above, Marissa Meyer, 14.01.2019
N - The Tea Plantation, Nicola Italia, 10.01.2019
O - Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens. 21.01.2019
P - Beard in Mind, Penny Reid, 19.01.2019
Q - Further Observations of Lady Whistledown, Julia Quinn, 03.02.2019
R - The Improbability of Love, Hannah Mary Rothschild, 13.01.2019
S - In the Land of the Long White Cloud, Sarah Lark, 03.01.2019
T - Playing with Fire, Tess Gerritsen, 26.02.2019
U - First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers, Loung Ung, 22.02.2019
V - Rotten Rapunzel, Anita Valle, 12.02.2019
W - This Side of Home, Renée Watson, 30.01.2019
X* - Save the Date, Romeo Alexander, 16.07.2019
Y - Ein verhängnisvoller Auftrag, Y.S. Lee, 02.02.2019
Z - Two Rivers, Zoe Saadia, 24.02.2019


message 18: by Shash (last edited Oct 05, 2019 01:37AM) (new)

Shash | 971 comments A-Z Author Challenge 2019


Goal: Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. Middle initials/names do not count.

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

A - Lindzee Armstrong, Dating the Prince (1/25/19)
B - Brooke St. James, Summer of '65 (1/2/19)
C - Christine Kersey, The Missing Billionaire (1/10/19)
D - Diane Moody, Home to Walnut Ridge (1/10/19)
E - Elizabeth Ludwig, No Safe Harbor (1/12/19)
F - Franky A. Brown, Wired for Romance (1/30/19)
G - Ginny Baird, Special Delivery (1/11/19)
H - Heather B. Moore, Let's Begin Again (1/24/19)
I - Liz Isaacson, Falling for Her Boss (4/4/19)
J - Julie Klassen, The Apothecary's Daughter (1/6/19)
K - Shaela Kay, A Heart Made of Indigo (1/7/19)
L - Kennedy Larsen, Dancing With the Prince (1/3/19)
M - Michelle Erickson, Hallows Gate (1/3/19)
N - Nichole Van, Seeing Miss Heartstone (1/13/19)
O - Ann Omasta, Goofy Newfies (4/7/19)
P - Sheralyn Pratt, Pimpernel (2/3/19)
Q - Addison Quinn, Taming the Prince (1/1/19)
R - Katherine Reay, Lizzy and Jane (1/22/19)
S - Sally Britton, Martha's Patience (1/27/19)
T - Taylor Hart, The Second Chance Groom (1/20/19)
U* - Marion Ueckermann, Dancing in the Rain (1/16/19)
V - Vivi Holt, The Lift (2/5/19)
W - Becky Wade, A Love Like Ours (1/16/19)
X* - Diana Xarissa, Aunt Bessie Assumes (10/4/19)
Y* - Jennifer Youngblood, How to See With Your Heart (2/8/19)
Z* - Zina Abbott, Kizzie's Kisses (3/28/19)


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Welcome Rina and Shash!


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Welcome Sandra!


message 22: by Joann (last edited Oct 25, 2019 09:24AM) (new)

Joann | 1079 comments finished!

A Alan Bradley - Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew'd- 1/28/19
B BALL A Year on Ladybug Farm - Donna Ball - 1/16/18
C Cecily Ross - The Lost Diaries of Susanna Moodie: A Novel - 1/7/19
D Donna Everhart - The Road to Bittersweet- 1/19/19
E Emily Brightwell - Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight - 1/12/19
F Fredrik Backman - And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer - 1/24/19
G Geraldine Brooks - Year of Wonders - 1/11/19
H Helen Simonson - The Summer Before the War - 1/26/19
I Ian Fleming - Casino Royale - 3/1/19
J Jamie Brenner - The Forever Summer- 1/21/19
K KIDD - The Invention of Wings- Sue Monk Kidd - 1/5/19
L Lisa Jewell - Before I Met You - 2/2/2019
M MONTGOMERY - Anne of Avonlea - L.M. Montgomery - 2/8/19
N NEGGERS - Rock Point - Carla Neggers - 1/1/19
O O’Connor - Murder in an Irish Village - Carlene O’Connor - 1/10/19
P PETERS - Crocodile on the Sandbank- Elizabeth Peters - 2/14/19
Q Quintin Jardine - On Honeymoon with Death - 10/24/19
R RICHELL - The Shadow Year- Hannah Richell - 1/14/19
S Susin Nielsen - No Fixed Address - 1/26/19
T TOM - Uncommon Type: Some Stories - Tom Hanks - 1/6/19
U YoUng - The Shimmering Road- Hester Young - 2/24/19
V Victoria Laurie - A Glimpse of Evil - 10/19/19
W William Landay - Defending Jacob - 1/20/19
X JINX - Just Add Water - Jinx Schwartz - 1/3/19
Y TIDY - Bad Sons - Oliver Tidy - 2/20/19
Z Lizzie Harwood - Xamnesia: Everything I Forgot in my Search for an Unreal Life - 2/21/19


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Welcome Daniel!


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Elaine (lawlerreader) | 90 comments A to Z Authors Challenge

Challenge Accepted: January 1, 2019
Challenge (hopefully) Completed: December 31, 2019

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Mave | 135 comments A-Z Authors 2019
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message 29: by ✩Anna✩ (last edited Dec 11, 2019 05:47PM) (new)

✩Anna✩ (annanna) | 96 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
January 1 - December 31, 2019

Authors Found: 25/26

A - Anthony Horowitz, The Word Is Murder, 05/03/19
B - Bagwell, Travis, Evolution, 01/05/19
C - Courtney, Dale M., Moon People, 01/13/19
D - Dobson, Ben S. The Flaw in All Magic, 01/31/19
E - E.L. James, The Mister, 09/23/19
F - Foyt, Victoria, Revealing Eden, 02/10/19
G - Gaiman, Neil, Marvel 1602, 01/03/19
H - Hendricks, Greer, An Anonymous Girl, 03/10/19
J - Joe Kelly, Spider-Man/Deadpool, Vol. 1: Isn't it Bromantic, 07/07/19
K - Kwan, Kevin, Rich People Problems, 01/06/19
L - Leigh Bardugo, Six of Crows, 02/02/19
M - Montpetit, Kimberley, The Undercover Bridesmaid, 01/15/19
N - Niffenegger, Audrey, The Time Traveler's Wife, 01/27/19
O - Okorafor, Nnedi, Binti, 05/06/19
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Q - Bryan Q. Miller, Batgirl: Stephanie Brown, Volume 1, 12/11/19
R - Roth, Mandy M., Act of Mercy, 01/08/19
S - Sylvain Neuvel, The Test, 02/17/19
T - Travis Bagwell, Apathy, 04/03/19
U - Stuart Turton, The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, 06/21/19
V - V.E. Schwab, A Darker Shade of Magic, 05/27/19
W - Woods, Eva, Something Like Happy, 06/02/19
X - Maxym M. Martineau, Kingdom of Exiles, 12/04/19
Y - Bryson, Bill, At Home: A Short History of Private Life, 06/23/19
Z - Fitzpatrick, Becca, Black Ice, 10/05/19


message 30: by JoAnne (new)

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Welcome Mave, Jordyn and Anna!


message 31: by ✨ Vittoria ✨ (last edited Sep 29, 2019 12:18PM) (new)

✨ Vittoria ✨ | 577 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the authors only need to have that letter somewhere in their names.

List :
A. Abbott, Victoria - The Sayers Swindle - 19 Jan 19
B. Bowen, Rhys - Naughty in Nice - 03 Jan 19
C. Cassandra Clare - City of Bones - 09 Jan 19
D. Darynda Jones - Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet - 26 Jan 19
E. Estep, Jennifer - Venom - 10 Mar 19
F. Frost, Jacqueline - 'Twas the Knife Before Christmas - 01 Jan 19
G. Gail Carriger - Soulless - 17 Mar 19
H. Harris, C.S. - Where Shadows Dance - 25 Apr 19
I. Ilona Andrews - Magic Strikes - 20 Jan 19
J. J.D. Robb - Glory in Death - 23 Jan 19
K. Kerry Greenwood - Cocaine Blues - 25 May 19
L. Lee Huber, Anna - A Grave Matter - 27 May 19
M. Mark Del Franco - Unshapely Things - 17 Feb 19
N. Nalini Singh - Archangel's Blade - 08 Jan 19
O. O'Malley, Tricia - One Tequila - 25 Apr 19
P. Peter Tremayne - Shroud for the Archbishop - 24 Apr 19
Q. Quinn, Holly - A Crafter Knits a Clue - 28 Sep 19
R. Robb, J.D. - Naked in Death - 14 Jan 19
S. Singh, Nalini - Archangel's Consort - 07 Jan 19
T. Tremayne, Peter - Absolution by Murder - 17 Jan 19
U*. Huber, Anna Lee - A Study in Death - 03 Jun 19
V. Victoria Abbott - The Christie Curse - 06 Jan 19
W. Weaver, Ashley - Murder at the Brightwell - 26 May 19
X*. Alexander, Tasha - A Poisoned Season - 25 Jul 19
Y*. Rhys Bowen - Royal Blood - 04 Feb 19
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message 32: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Vittoria!


message 34: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Amina!


message 35: by Ana (last edited Mar 12, 2019 08:52AM) (new)

Ana (ladyporgana) | 259 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

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message 36: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Lady!


message 37: by Amber (last edited Dec 30, 2019 03:01AM) (new)

Amber | 23 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1 - December 31, 2019


17/26

A: Allen, Sarah Addison - The Sugar Queen (10 Apr)
B: Binchy, Maeve - A Week in Winter (2 Jul)
C: Connolly, John - The Woman in the Woods (17 Jan)
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E: Erin Morgenstern - The Night Circus (26 Jun)
F: A.J. Finn - The Woman in the Window (5 Dec)
G: Gaiman, Neil - The Graveyard Book (31 Jul)
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J: Jewell, Lisa - Watching You (20 Jan)
K: Knoll, Jessica - The Favorite Sister (27 Jan)
L: Lu, Marie - Warcross (25 May)
M: Mallery, Susan - Sisters Like Us (3 Jan)
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P: Pekkanen, Sarah - The Wife Between Us (20 Apr)
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R: Rachel Caine - Honor Bound (18 Apr)
S: Slaughter, Karin - The Good Daughter (30 Jan)
T: Talley, Robin - Pulp (7 Jan)
U: Kaufman, Amie - Illuminae (30 May)
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W: Wingate, Lisa - Before We Were Yours (09 Oct)
X: Maxwell, Lisa - The Last Magician (29 Apr)
Y: Cummings, Lindsay* - Zenith (13 Jul)
Z: Zoraida Cordova - Labyrinth Lost (19 Oct)

*She was the second billed author on the book.


message 38: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Amber!

You may use books read since the 1st!!


message 39: by Cindy III (last edited Jan 26, 2019 12:42AM) (new)

Cindy III (polywag) | 220 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

For this challenge we are going to read the alphabet using the names of authors.

Goal: Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. Middle initials/names do not count.

EXAMPLE:
A - Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen (last name)
B - Rubbernecker - Belinda Bauer (first/last name)
C - I Let You Go - Clare Mackintosh (first name)

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

EXAMPLE:
Z - Watchers - Dean Koontz

2/26

List:
A - Acevedo, Elizabeth
B - Bannen, Megan
C Cathy Maxwell - In the Bed of a Duke 1.20 - 25
D - Derek Landy
E - Ellis, Deborah/Engle, Margarita
F - Fonda Lee
G - Gleitzman, Morris
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K - Kwame Alexander
L Lois Lowry - Number the Stars 1.4 - 6
M - Michel Bussi
N - Naguib Mahfouz
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message 40: by Jess (new)

Jess Penhallow | 206 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1 - December 31, 2019


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message 41: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Cindy and Jess!


message 42: by Frankie (last edited Aug 28, 2019 07:24PM) (new)

Frankie Johnson | 1097 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name

26/26 Completed. Finish!

List:
A:Anderson:Callie Anderson-Torrid Affair 4/02/19
B:Begley:Viper's Run-Jamie Begley 5/28/19
C:Cole:Tillie Cole-Darkness Embraced 1/23/19
D:Downey:A.J. Downey-Cutter's Hope 8/26/19
E:Elyse:Drew Elyse-Inked 6/22/19
F:Frazier:T.M. Frazier-Tyrant 3/18/19
G:Gadziala:Jessica Gadziala-The Babysitter 8/15/19
H:Henry:Max Henry-Unrequited 3/08/19
I:Irwin:Michelle Irwin-Decide 3/05/19
J:Johns:Kira Johns-Deserved 4/28/19
K:Knight:Sapphire Knight-The Vendetti Empire 7/14/19
L:Lassetter:Dusty Lassetter-Taz 5/29/19
M:Madison:Natasha Madison-Hollywood Playboy 8/16/19
N:Nelson:S. Nelson-Blind Devotion 8/18/19
O:Orgeron:Heather M. Orgeron-Heartbreak Warfare 1/17/19
P:Parker:Zoey Parker-CARRYING HIS SEED: Damned Devils MC 4/24/19
Q:Quinn:Meghan Quinn-That Second Chance 8/25/19
R:Ryan:Kennedy Ryan-Hook Shot 8/28/19
S:St. Germain:Lili St. Germain-Six Brothers 6/18/19
T:Torre:Alessandra Torre-Double Down 8/16/19
U:Uvalle:J.P. Uvalle-His Boss Lady 1/16/19
V:Vale:Lani Lynn Vale-It Happens 2/13/19
W:Woods:Michelle Woods-In the Devils Arms 7/14/19
X:Xander:Tianna Xander-In a Stranger's Arms 1/15/19
Y:Young:Samantha Young-Villain 1/21/19
Z:Zavarelli:A. Zavarelli-Conor 3/07/19
Torrid Affair by Callie Anderson Viper's Run (The Last Riders, #2) by Jamie Begley Darkness Embraced (Hades Hangmen, #7) by Tillie Cole Cutter's Hope (The Virtues #1) by A.J. Downey Inked (Sailor's Grave #2) by Drew Elyse Tyrant (King, #2) by T.M. Frazier The Babysitter (Professionals, #5) by Jessica Gadziala Unrequited (Fallen Aces MC, #1) by Max Henry Decide (Declan Reede The Untold Story, #0.5) by Michelle Irwin Deserved (Satan's Rebels MC #3) by Kira Johns The Vendetti Empire Capo dei capi – Ruthless Matteo Vendetti (Part 1) by Sapphire Knight Taz (Tarnished Souls MC Book 2) by Dusty Lassetter Hollywood Playboy by Natasha Madison Blind Devotion by S. Nelson Heartbreak Warfare by Heather M. Orgeron CARRYING HIS SEED Damned Devils MC by Zoey Parker That Second Chance (Getting Lucky, #1) by Meghan Quinn Hook Shot (Hoops, #3) by Kennedy Ryan Six Brothers (Gypsy Brothers, #2) by Lili St. Germain Double Down by Alessandra Torre His Boss Lady (The Boss Lady Duet Book 2) by Mina S. Love It Happens (Bear Bottom Guardians MC, #6) by Lani Lynn Vale In the Devils Arms (Devils Arms MC #1) by Michelle Woods In a Stranger's Arms by Tianna Xander Villain (Hero, #1.5) by Samantha Young Conor (Boston Underworld #6) by A. Zavarelli


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Welcome Frankie!!


message 44: by Kean (last edited Mar 22, 2019 01:18AM) (new)

Kean Bruhn | 2 comments A-Z Authors Challenge
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Read 26 books, each one by an author's first or last whose name begins with a different letter of the alphabet. Middle initials/names do not count.

*For Q, U, X, Y and Z, the author only needs to have that letter somewhere in their name.

List:
A : Anne Rice, Interview with the Vampire Audiobook (Ended 20190318)
B : Laura Baumbach, Mexican Heat (Ended 20190109)
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F : John Flanagan, The Ruins of Gorlan (ended 20190115)
G : Jon Gordon,The Power of Positive Leadership: How and Why Positive Leaders Transform Teams and Organizations and Change the World, (Ended 20190223)
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R : Ryan Field An Officer and His Gentleman (Ended at 20190213)
S : J.M. Snyder, Power Play (ended 20190209)
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U : Umberto Eco, Foucault's Pendulum Audiobookversion ended 20190128
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message 45: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Kean!


message 46: by DenXXX (last edited Oct 06, 2019 08:52AM) (new)

DenXXX (dencross) | 999 comments 2019 A-Z Authors COMPLETION

List:
A David Attenborough - New Life Stories – 2 Jan 2019David Attenborough New Life Stories
B Joanna Barnard - Hush Little Baby – 7 Jan 2019Hush Little Baby
C gillian clarke – zoology 16.03.19 Zoology
D Lucy Dawson - The Memory – 9 Feb 2019The Memory
E Edwina Currie - She’s Leaving Home – 9 Feb 2019She's Leaving Home
F Katie Fforde - A Christmas Feast And Other Stories – 1 Jan 2019A Christmas Feast and other stories
G Philippa Gregory - Three Sisters, Three Queens – 4 Jan 2019Three Sisters, Three Queens
H Reginald Hill - An April Shroud – 5 Feb 2019An April Shroud
I Ian Rankin - Saints Of The Shadow Bible – 14 Jan 2019Saints of the Shadow Bible
J James Baldwin - Giovanni’s Room – 18 Jan 2019Giovanni’s Room
K kate Atkinson – one good turn 11.04.19 One Good Turn
L Laura Purcell - The Corset – 12 Jan 2019The Corset
M John Marrs - The One – 12 FebThe One
N Jo Nesbo - Macbeth – 28 Jan 2019Macbeth
O Becoming – Michelle Obama -16.03.19Becoming
P Philip Pullman - The Broken Bridge – 20 Jan 2019The Broken Bridge
Q– Jacqueline Wilson my mum tracey beaker 28.03.19 My Mum Tracy Beaker
R The Secret Life Of Cows – Rosamund Young – 11.03.19The Secret Life of Cows
S Shaun Prescott - The Town – 14 Jan 2019The Town
T Truckers – Terry Pratchett – 27.02.19Truckers: The First Book of the Nomes
U Beth Underdown - The Witchfinder’s Sister – 17.01.19The Witchfinder's Sister
V Around the World in 80 Days – Jules Verne – 17.03.19 Around the World in Eighty Days
W Colin Watson – Charity Ends at Home – 31.01.19Charity Ends at Home
X erik axl sund – the crow girl 28.01.19The Crow Girl
Y Yossi Ghinsberg - Lost In The Jungle – 29 Jan 2019Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Survival
Z The Book Thief – Markus Zusak 24.03.19The Book Thief


message 47: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 29461 comments Mod
Welcome Den!


message 48: by Katherine (new)

Katherine | 217 comments A-Z Authors 2019

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message 49: by JoAnne (new)

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