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message 1: by Jessica (last edited Jul 26, 2019 02:29PM) (new)

Jessica (raivynwolf) | 670 comments Really love the idea of all my various reading challenges being in one spot, so here it goes!

Reddit's /r/Fantasy Bingo

Slice of Life / Small Scale Fantasy:

A SFF Novel Featuring a Character With a Disability:

SFF Novella:

Self-Published SFF Novel:

SFF Novel Featuring Twins:

Novel Featuring Vampires:

Format: Graphic Novel (at least 1 vol.) OR Audiobook / Audio drama:

SFF Novel by a Local to You Author:

SFF Novel Featuring an Ocean Setting: To Kill a Kingdom (Finished 3/5*)


2nd Chance: (Tried an author once and you didn't like the book? Give a 2nd chance and try another book! Tried a format once (like a manga, graphic novel, or audiobook) and it didn't jive? Try again here! Tried a specific book and didn't get through it for whatever reason? Try again here!)


SFF Novel Published in 2019:

Middle Grade SFF Novel:

A Personal Recommendation from r/Fantasy:

Any r/fantasy Book Club Book of the Month OR r/fantasy Read-along Book:

Media Tie-In Novel: (Books based on existing film, television, or game franchises are used for this square)

Novel Featuring an AI Character:

SFF Novel That Has a Title of Four or More Words:


SFF Novel by an Australian Author:

The Final Book of a Series:

#OwnVoices: (From the creator of the #ownvoices hashtag - "...the protagonist and the author share a marginalized identity.")


Five SFF Short Stories: Unfettered III: New Tales By Masters of Fantasy (currently reading)

message 2: by Jessica (last edited Sep 20, 2019 07:59AM) (new)

Jessica (raivynwolf) | 670 comments Book Cover Challenge

Red cover:
One Word Kill (Impossible Times, #1) by Mark Lawrence (3/5*)

Orange cover:
Circe by Madeline Miller (4/5*)

Yellow cover:
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver (4/5*)

Green cover:
Jade City (The Green Bone Saga, #1) by Fonda Lee (4/5*)

Blue cover:
Renegades (Renegades, #1) by Marissa Meyer (3/5*)

Purple cover:
The Bone Witch (The Bone Witch, #1) by Rin Chupeco (4/5*)

Pink cover:
Secondhand Souls (Grim Reaper, #2) by Christopher Moore (4/5*)

White cover:
Assassin's Creed Renaissance (Assassin's Creed, #1) by Oliver Bowden (3/5*)

Black cover:
Rhapsodic (The Bargainer, #1) by Laura Thalassa (4/5*)

Metallic cover:
A Beautiful Poison by Lydia Kang (4/5*)

Cover with the author’s name in the biggest font:
Raven's Strike (Raven, #2) by Patricia Briggs (3/5*)

Cover with the title in the biggest font:
Truthwitch (The Witchlands, #1) by Susan Dennard (4/5*)

Cover with a tower:
The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon (4/5*)

Cover with a cityscape:

Cover with a boat/ship:

Cover with a house:
Black Acres The Complete Collection by Ambrose Ibsen (4/5*)

Cover with a tree:

Cover with a mountain:
Unfettered III New Tales By Masters of Fantasy (Unfettered, #3) by Shawn Speakman (4/5*)

Cover with a night sky:
We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson (4/5*)

Cover with a man:

Cover with a woman:
Touch by Claire North (4/5*)

Cover with a dragon:
Seraphina (Seraphina, #1) by Rachel Hartman (2/5*)

Cover with a bird:
The Girl from the Well (The Girl from the Well, #1) by Rin Chupeco (5/5*)

Cover with a magical creature:
Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle, #1) by Christopher Paolini (Read 3/5*)

Cover with a weapon:
Tigana by Guy Gavriel Kay (Read 3/5*)

Cover with a crown:

Cover with a cloak:

Cover with a mask:
The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller (4/5*)

message 3: by Jessica (last edited Apr 16, 2019 06:41AM) (new)

Jessica (raivynwolf) | 670 comments Overflowing Bookshelf Challenge

Since I have horrible self-control I'm going to start with 4-1 challenge (Read 4, buy 1) instead of the 5 - 1.

Owned Books:

1. Banebringer
2. Truthwitch
3. The Hunger and the Howling of Killian Lone: The Secret Ingredient of Unforgettable Food Is Suffering
4. The Song of Achilles

New Book:

1. Vita Nostra (bought 3/11)

Owned Books:

1. His Majesty's Dragon
2. Fire Touched
3. Song
4. Toric's Dagger

New Book:

1. TBD

message 4: by Jessica (last edited Sep 11, 2019 10:58AM) (new)

Jessica (raivynwolf) | 670 comments A-Z Non-Fantasy Topic Challenge

Titles with a strike through are finished. I changed some of the letters to fit with things that I was more interested in.

A (Alaska): The Great Alone

B (BC/ Before Christ): The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World

C (China): Finding Gobi: The True Story of a Little Dog and an Incredible Journey

D (Documentary): A Brief History of Time

E (England): Winter King: Henry VII and the Dawn of Tudor England

F (Food): The Hunger and the Howling of Killian Lone: The Secret Ingredient of Unforgettable Food Is Suffering

G (Germany):

H (Humor): Bossypants

I: India

J: Japan

K: Korea

L: Law (fiction or non)

M (Music): Face the Music: A Life Exposed

N (Nonfiction): Becoming

O: Original (author's first work)

P (Pirates): Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates

Q: Queen

R (Russia): The New Tsar: The Rise and Reign of Vladimir Putin

S (Satire): Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal

T (Thriller): False Step (2/5*)

U: Unknown (Bigfoot, aliens, X-files ect)

V: Victorian Era

W (Wild West): Texas Hills

X: Xray (anything medical fiction or non)


Z: Zoology

message 5: by Jessica (last edited Apr 16, 2019 06:44AM) (new)

Jessica (raivynwolf) | 670 comments Incomplete Series Challenge


Renegades by Marissa Meyer (1/3)

The Wolves of Mercy Falls by Maggie Stiefvater (3/4)

East by Edith Pattou (1/2)

The Mage-Born Chronicles by Kayleigh Nicol (1/2)
Sorcerous Rivalry

Olympus Bound (1/3)
The Immortals

The Bargainer Series (1/3)

Ash and Sand Series (1/2)
Kings of Paradise

Alpha & Omega Series (4/12)
Alpha & Omega
Cry Wolf
Fair Game
Dead Heat

Mercy Thompson Series (8/11)
Moon Called
Blood Bound
Iron Kissed
Bone Crossed
Silver Borne
River Marked
Frost Burned
Night Broken

Empires of Dust (1/2)
The Court of Broken Knives

The Tale of Lanen Kaelar (1/3)
Song in the Silence

Farseer Trilogy (1/3)
Assassin's Apprentice

Red Rising Series (3/6)
Red Rising
Golden Son
Morning Star

Murderbot Series (1/4)
All Systems Red

Dark Gifts Series by Vic James (2/3)
Gilded Cage
Tarnished City

Hidden Legacy Series (3/4)
Burn for Me
White Hot

Monstress Series (2/3)
Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening
Monstress, Vol. 2: The Blood

Winternight Trilogy by Katherine Arden (2/3)
The Bear and the Nightingale
The Girl in the Tower

Up to date

The Books of Babel by Josiah Bancroft (3/4)
Senlin Ascends
Arm of the Sphinx
The Hod King

Caraval by Stephanie Garber (2/3)

A Star Reckoner's Legacy by Darrell Drake (2/3)
A Star-Reckoner's Lot
An Ill-Fated Sky


Book of the Ancestor by Mark Lawrence (3/3)
Red Sister
Grey Sister
Holy Sister


Seraphina by Rachel Hartman (1/3)

message 6: by James (new)

James Loftus | 20 comments Jessica wrote: "
Book Cover Challenge

Cover with crown:

Red cover:

Orange cover:

Yellow cover:

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver (4/5*)

Green cover:

Jade City (The Green Bone Saga, #1) by Fonda Lee (4/5*)

Blue cover:


message 7: by James (new)

James Loftus | 20 comments Jessica wrote: "
A-Z Non-Fantasy Topic Challenge

If you're after a historical fiction book/books, here's two:
Celtic Blood
Celtic Blood

Titles with a strike through are finished. I changed some of the letters to fit with things that I was more interested in.

A (Alaska): [book:The Great Alone|34..."

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