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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES


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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES - Monthly Challenges

And the Winner Is....Oscar Winners Challenge
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/5...

Duration: March 5th, 2011 to August 31, 2011

8/10 completed


1. Best Picture: The King's Speech - Black Jack // 13 March; 4 stars //
2. Actor in a Leading Role: Colin Firth - (?)
3. Actress in a Leading Role: Natalie Portman - Renegade // 15 April; 4 stars //
4. Animated Feature Film: Toy Story 3 - Caressed by Ice // 09 March; 5 stars //
5. Costume Design: Alice In Wonderland - Primal Attraction // 20 March; 3,5 stars //
6. Foreign Language Film: In a Better World - Lover Unleashed // 30 April; 4 stars //
7. Makeup: The Wolfman Passion Untamed // 3 April; 5 stars //
8. Short Film: God of Love - Pride Mates // 9 April; 4 stars //
9. Visual Effects: Inception - The Pagan Stone // 2 May; 5 stars //
10. Writing (adapted screenplay): The Social Network - Deadly Lies

Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Renegade (Elite Ops, #5) by Lora Leigh Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) by Sydney Somers Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) by Pamela Palmer Pride Mates (Shifters Unbound, #1) by Jennifer Ashley The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Deadly Lies (Deadly #3) by Cynthia Eden

Challenge discussion updated on 30 April.


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Inga | 261 comments NOTHING BUT READING CHALLENGES

The Heroine Challenge
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

Duration: March-December, 2011
Level: easy (1-3 books for every type of heroine)

Outsider/Rebel/Bluestocking Heroine: tough, self-sufficient, self-thinking woman who will not conform just because she's told to by others or because society dictates it. A person who wishes to control her is barking up the wrong tree.
Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh
Brenna: Caressed by Ice - 09 March 2011; 4 stars
Lillian: Black Jack - 13 March 2011; 4 stars
Nika: Living Nightmare - 2 April 2011; 4 stars
Kim: Pride Mates - 9 April 2011; 4 stars
Isabelle: Hard to Hold - 8 May 2011; 4 stars
Tehya: Live Wire - 22 May 2011; 4 stars

Wallflower Heroine: plain looking an overlooked by most but an extraordinary type of woman that excels at everything but small talk. Needs someone who can look beyond the surface and see her inner beauty.
The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts
Layla: The Hollow - 6 March 2011; 4 stars

Professional Heroine: sometimes mistaken as being a bitch for using her authority, but she just knows how to handle people and will not be pushed around. Needs someone not intimidated by her brain or her authority and can give as good as they take.
Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler
Lora: Deadly Heat - 17 April 2011; 4,5 stars
Jamie: Hold On Tight - 13 May 2011; 4 stars

Rich Girl Heroine: rich and smart and a little spoiled, but has a good heart. Needs someone who'll appreciate her for her and not her money.

Brainiac Heroine: smarter than your average bear and willing to use that to her advantage. Needs someone that will not be intimidated by her brain and can hold their own.
The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler
Cybil: The Pagan Stone - 2 May, 2011; 5 stars
Kaylee: Too Hot to Hold - 11 May, 2011; 4,5 stars

Spinster Heroine: thought to be too old to ever marry, but possesses hidden passion and is too smart to settle for anything less than she deserves. She needs someone that has it all.

Woman Warrior/Kick-Butt Heroine: tough, self-sufficient, uncompromising and needs someone that won't change her and accepts her the way she is -faults & all.
Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) by Sydney Somers This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer
Bailey: Heat Seeker - 12 March 2011; 4,5 stars
Delaney: Obsession Untamed - 02 March 2011; 4,5 stars
Sorcha: Primal Attraction - 20/03/2011; 3,5 stars
Cat: This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
Elena: Archangel's Consort - 8 May 2011; 4,5 stars
Olivia: Rapture Untamed - 17 May 2011; 5 stars


Minx/She-Devil Heroine: mischievous, feisty, and self-thinking. Will give a person a run for their money and will be well worth it.

Girl Next Door Heroine: she's pretty, smart, sweet, wholesome, but somewhat naïve. Most likely to fall for the boy next store.

Paranormal Heroine: strong, self-sufficient, and dangerous woman who won't put up with cr@p. Needs a person who can handle her and not be intimidated. Can be a witch, vampire, shape-shifter, etc.

Challenge discussion updated on 14 March.


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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES - Yearly Challenges

2011 A-Z Author Challenge (58 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

18/26 completed


A - Jennifer Ashley: Pride Mates - 09/04/2011; 4 stars
B - Shannon K. Butcher: Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
C - Jayne Castle:Amaryllis - 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars
D - Lauren Dane: Giving Chase - 15/01/2011; 2 stars
E - Cynthia Eden: Deadly Heat - 17/04/2011; 4,5 stars
F - Cathryn Fox: Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
G
H
I - Larissa Ione: Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
J - Jeaniene Frost: This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
K - Kylie Brant
L - Lora Leigh: Heat Seeker - 12/03/2011; 4,5 stars
M - Lisa Marie Rice: Dangerous Lover - 25/02/2011; 1 star
N - Nalini Singh: Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
O - Tracey O'Hara: Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
P - Pamela Palmer: Desire Untamed - 22/02/2011; 4,5 stars
Q
R - Sophie Renwick: Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
S - Dianne Sylvan: Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
T - Stephanie Tyler: Hard to Hold - 08/05/2011; 4 stars
U
V - Rachel Vincent: My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars
W - J.R. Ward: Lover Unleashed - 30/04/2011; 4 stars
X
Y
Z

Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Giving Chase (Chase Brothers, #1) by Lauren Dane Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Dangerous Lover (Dangerous, #1) by Lisa Marie Rice Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward

Challenge discusion updated on 13 March.


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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES - Yearly Challenges

2011 A-Z Book Challenge
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

19/26 completed

A - Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
B - Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
C - Caressed by Ice - 09/03/2011; 4 stars
D - Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
E - Ecstasy Unveiled - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
F - Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
G - Giving Chase - 15/01/2011; 2 stars
H - The Hollow - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
I - Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
J
K - Kiss of Fury
L - Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
M - My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars
N - Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
O - Obsession Untamed - 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
P - Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Q - Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
R - Running Scared - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
S - Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
T - This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
U - The Unsung Hero
V - Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
W - WebMage
X
Y - You Slay Me
Z - Zinnia

Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Giving Chase (Chase Brothers, #1) by Lauren Dane Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Kiss of Fury (Dragonfire, #2) by Deborah Cooke Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher The Unsung Hero (Troubleshooters, #1) by Suzanne Brockmann Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost WebMage (Webmage, #1) by Kelly McCullough You Slay Me (Aisling Grey Guardian, #1) by Katie MacAlister Zinnia (St. Helen's, #2) by Jayne Castle

Challenge discussion updated on 14 March.


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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES - Yearly Challenges

2011 A-Z Character (Male) Challenge (47 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

20/26 completed

A - Reyes Alexander Farrow (First Grave on the Right; 22/04/2011; 3 stars)
B - Bran (Velvet Haven; 04/02/2011; 3 stars)
C - Kyle Chase (Giving Chase; 15/01/2011; 2 stars)
D - Trent Daylen aka John Vincent (Heat Seeker; 12/03/2011; 4,5 stars)
E
F - Kim Fraser (Pride Mates; 09/04/2011; 4 stars)
G - Gage Turner (The Pagan Stone; 02/05/2011; 5 stars)
H - Lucas Hunter (Slave to Sensation; 08/01/2011; 4 stars)
I
J - Jack Preskott (Dangerous Lover; 25/02/2011; 1 star)
K - Kenton Lake (Deadly Heat; 17/04/2011; 4,5 stars)
L - Christian Laroque (Night's Cold Kiss; 02/01/2011; 4 stars)
M - Madoc (Living Nightmare; 02/04/2011; 4 stars)
N - Nicholas Roman (Eternal Kiss)
O - Fox O'Dell (The Hollow; 6 March, 2011; 4 stars)
P - Paul (Finding the Lost; 17/01/2011; 3 stars)
Q - Kaden Quinn (Eternity Embraced; 02/04/2011; 4 stars)
R - Raphael (Angels' Blood; 04/01/2011; 5 stars)
S - David Solomon (Queen of Shadows; 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!)
T - Lucas Trent (Amaryllis; 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars)
U
V - Vaughn D'Angelo (Visions of Heat; 13/02/2011; 3,5 stars)
W - Wraiht (Passion Unleashed; 12/01/2011; 4 stars)
X - Lord Xavier Travis Dermont aka Travis Caine (Black Jack; 13/03/2011; 4 stars)
Y
Z - Zach (Running Scared; 05/02/2011; 5 stars)

First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Giving Chase (Chase Brothers, #1) by Lauren Dane Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Dangerous Lover (Dangerous, #1) by Lisa Marie Rice Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Eternal Kiss (Mark of the Vampire, #2) by Laura Wright The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher

Challenge dicussion updated on 14 March.


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Inga | 261 comments ROMANCE READERS READING CHALLENGES - Yearly Challenges

2011 A-Z Character Challenge (Female) (40 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

23/26 completed

A - Antoinette Petrescu (Night's Cold Kiss; 02/01/2011; 4 stars)
B - Brenna Shane Kincaid (Caressed by Ice; 09/03/2011; 4 stars)
C - Caroline Lake (Dangerous Lover; 25/02/2011; 1 star)
D - Sascha Duncan (Slave to Sensation; 08/01/2011; 4 stars)
E - Elena Deveraux (Angels' Blood; 04/01/2011; 5 stars)
F - Faith Ngihtstar (Visions of Heat; 13/02/2011; 3,5 stars)
G - Miranda Grey (Queen of Shadows; 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!)
H - Victoria Harrington aka Lillian Belle (Black Jack; 13/03/2011; 4 stars)
I - Idess (Ecstasy Unveiled; 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!)
J - Lexi Johns (Running Scared; 05/02/2011; 5 stars)
K - Serena Kelley (Passion Unleashed; 12/01/2011; 4 stars)
L - Amaryllis Lark (Amaryllis; 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars)
M - Andra Madison (Finding the Lost; 17/01/2011; 3 stars)
N - Nika Madison (Living Nightmare; 02/04/2011; 4 stars)
O - Olivia (Rapture Untamed; 17/05/2011; 5 stars)
P - Payne (Lover Unleashed; 30/04/2011; 4 stars)
Q - Quinn Black (Blood Brothers; 20/02/2011; 4 stars)
R - Runa Wagner (Desire Unchained; 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars)
S - Sin (Sin Undone; 06/02/2011; 5 stars)
T - Tehya Talamosi (aka Teylor Johnson) (Live Wire; 22/05/2011; 4 stars)
U
V - Jaclyn Vasenty (Instinctive; 27/01/2011; 3 stars)
W - Maggie Wright (Giving Chase; 15/01/2011; 2 stars)
X
Y
Z

Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Dangerous Lover (Dangerous, #1) by Lisa Marie Rice Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Giving Chase (Chase Brothers, #1) by Lauren Dane

Challenge discussion updated on 14 March.


message 8: by Inga (last edited Apr 30, 2011 01:41PM) (new)

Inga | 261 comments PARANORMAL ADDICTS & NEWBIES - PARANORMAL ROMANCE & URBAN FANTASY

Author A ~ Z Challenge '11 (5 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

15/26 completed

A - Jennifer Ashley : Pride Mates - 09/04/2011; 4 stars
B - Shannon K. Butcher: Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
C - Jayne Castle: Amaryllis - 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars
D - Darynda Jones: First Grave on the Right - 22/04/2011; 3 stars
E - Cynthia Eden: Deadly Heat - 17/04/2011; 4,5 stars
F - Cathryn Fox: Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
G
H
I - Larissa Ione: Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
J - Jeaniene Frost: This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
K
L
M
N - Nalini Singh: Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
O - Tracey O'Hara: Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
P - Pamela Palmer: Desire Untamed - 22/02/2011; 4,5 stars
Q
R - Sophie Renwick: Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
S - Dianne Sylvan: Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
T
U
V - Rachel Vincent: My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars
W - J.R. Ward: Lover Unleashed - 30/04/2011; 4 stars
X
Y
Z

Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward


message 9: by Inga (last edited Apr 02, 2011 01:33AM) (new)

Inga | 261 comments PARANORMAL ADDICTS & NEWBIES - PARANORMAL ROMANCE & URBAN FANTASY

Title A ~ Z Challenge '11 (6 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

18/26 completed

A - Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
B - Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
C - Caressed by Ice - 09/03/2011; 4 stars
D - Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
E - Ecstasy Unveiled -24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
F - Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
G
H - The Hollow - 6 March, 2011 -> 4 stars
I - Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
J
K
L - Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
M - My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars
N - Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
O - Obsession Untamed - 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
P - Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Q - Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
R - Running Scared - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
S - Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
T - This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
U
V - Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
W
X
Y
Z

Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick


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Inga | 261 comments PARANORMAL ADDICTS & NEWBIES - PARANORMAL ROMANCE & URBAN FANTASY

Character Name A ~ Z Challenge '11 (6 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

21/26 completed

A - Andrea Cole (Eternity Embraced; 02/04/2011; 4 stars)
B - Bran (Velvet Haven; 04/02/2011; 3 stars)
C - Conall (Sin Undone; 06/02/2011; 5 stars)
D - Sascha Duncan (Slave to Sensation; 08/01/2011; 4 stars)
E - Elena Deveraux (Archangel's Kiss; 16/02/2011; 4 stars)
F - Faith Ngihtstar (Visions of Heat; <13/02/2011; 3,5 stars>)
G - Gage Turner (The Pagan Stone; 02/05/2011; 5 stars)
H
I - Idess (Ecstasy Unveiled; 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!)
J - Judd Lauren (Caressed by Ice; 09/03/2011; 5 stars)
K - Serena Kelley (Passion Unleashed; 12/01/2011; 4 stars)
L - Christian Laroque (Night's Cold Kiss; 02/01/2011; 4 stars)
M - Andra Madison (Finding the Lost; 17/01/2011; 3 stars)
N - Nika MAdison (Living Nightmare; 02/04/2011; 4 stars)
O - Fox O'Dell (The Hollow; 6 March, 2011 -> 4 stars)
P - Paenther (Passion Untamed; 03/04/2011; 5 stars)
Q - Quinn Black (Blood Brothers; 20/02/2011; 4 stars)
R - Raphael (Angels' Blood; 04/01/2011; 5 stars)
S - David Solomon (Queen of Shadows; 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!)
T - Lucas Trent (Amaryllis; 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars)
U
V - Jaclyn Vasenty (Instinctive; 27/01/2011; 3 stars)
W - Runa Wagner (Desire Unchained; 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars)
X
Y
Z - Zach (Running Scared; 05/02/2011; 5 stars)

Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) by Pamela Palmer Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher


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Inga | 261 comments SOS: SERIOUS OVERLOAD OF SERIES

"Back to the Future"
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

Duration: 1 January 2011 - 31 December 2011
30/51 completed


2011
Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Eternity Embraced (Demonica #4.5) by Larissa Ione Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh
1. Death's Sweet Embrace - 10/02/2011; 4,5 stars
2. This Side of the Grave - 27/03/2011; 4 stars
3. Eternity Embraced - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
4. Deadly Heat (non-PNR/UF) - 17/04/2011; 4,5 stars
5. First Grave on the Right - 22/04/2011; 3 stars
6. Lover Unleashed - 30/04/2011; 4 stars
7. Archangel's Consort - 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars
8. Live Wire - 22/05/2011; 4 stars
9.
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11.

2010: completed
Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) by Sydney Somers Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley
1. Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
2. Ecstasy Unveiled - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
3. Running Scared - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
4. Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
5. Sin Undone - 06/02/2011; 5 stars
6. Visions of Heat - <13/02/2011; 3,5 stars>
7. Archangel's Kiss - 16/02/2011; 4 stars
8. Primal Attraction - 20/03/2011; 3,5 stars
9. Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
10. Pride Mates - 09/04/2011; 4 stars

2009: completed
Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) by Sydney Somers
1. Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
2. Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
3. Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
4. Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
5. Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
6. Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
7. My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars
8. Obsession Untamed - 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
9. Primal Hunger - 15/03/2011; 3,5 stars

2008
The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts
1. The Hollow - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
2. The Pagan Stone - 02/05/2011; 5 stars
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

2007
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh
1. Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
2. Caressed by Ice - 09/03/2011; 5 stars
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.

2006
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Morrigan's Cross (Circle Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts
1. Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
2. Morrigan's Cross
3.
4.
5.
6.

Challenge discussion updated on 22 April.


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"Read-The-Group" Cover Image Challenge (37 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/3...

Duration: 9/1/10 - 8/31/11

19/23 completed

S: sword - Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
E eagle - This Side of the Grave - 27/03/2011; 4 stars
R: ring - When Blood Calls - 03/09/2010; 4 stars
I: imprint - Deadly Intent - 18/12/2010; 5 stars
O: ornament - Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
U: umbilicus - Black Jack - 13/03/2011; 4 stars
S: strand - Death's Sweet Embrace - 10/02/2011; 4,5 stars

Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost When Blood Calls by J.K. Beck Deadly Intent (Mindhunters, #4) by Kylie Brant Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara

O: overcoat - Amaryllis by Jayne Castle - 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars
V: viper - Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars;
[E]
R: readhead - Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
L: lightning - Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
O: ocean - Heat Seeker - 12/03/2011; 4,5 stars
A: arm sheath - Archangel's Kiss - 16/02/2011; 4 stars
D: dagger - Lover Unleashed - 30/04/2011; 4 stars

O: omega - Marked - 25/09/2010; 4 stars
F: fence - Eternal Hunger - 03/11/2010; 3 stars

S: scratch - Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
[E]
[R]
I: iron gate - Instinctive - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
[E]
S: sigil - Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars


READ

Marked (Eternal Guardians, #1) by Elisabeth Naughton Eternal Hunger (Mark of the Vampire #1) by Laura Wright Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh

Challenge discussion updated on 22 April.


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"Reading Resolutions" Challenge (101 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/4...

Duration: 1/1/11 - 12/31/11
Goal: Read 2 books for each resolution using the descriptions listed = 24 books
Rules:
✘8 non PNR/UF books will be allowed
✘You may post as you go or right away
✘Please edit your initial list with updates stating # of books read so far, date read and # of stars given
✘All formats of books (eBook, audio, paperback, hardcover) are allowed
✘Re-reads are not allowed


***

20/24 completed

Quit Smoking (a book in a series that wish you could stop reading, but stick with anyway)
Howling Legion

Lose weight: (a book that has been on my tbr shelf (real or virtual) for more than 6 months)
Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
Dangerous Lover (Non-PNR, #1) - 25/02/2011; 1 star

Exercise more (Urban Fantasy)
Death's Sweet Embrace - 10/02/2011; 4,5 stars
Velvet Haven - 04/02/2011; 3 stars

Eat better (anthology)

New job (a book who's cover drew me to it)
Sin Undone - 06/02/2011; 5 stars
Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars

Save money (a book I borrowed (from anyone or anywhere - friend, library, swap, online loan))
Running Scared - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars

Have a baby (1st in series)
Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
Amaryllis - 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars

Go back to school (new author)
Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars

Get married (PNR book)
Ecstasy Unveiled - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars

Take a vacation (book set somewhere I've been or would like to go on vacation - New York & Japan)
Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Consort - 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars

Buy a house: (a book I own)
Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Kiss - 16/02/2011; 4 stars

Reconnect with old friends (a book off of one of my first 5 GoodReads friends' bookshelf)
Yz the Whyz: This Side of the Grave - 27 March 2011; 4 stars
Laurie (Bitten by Paranormal Romance): Deadly Heat (Non-PNR, #2) - 17 April 2011; 4,5 stars

Howling Legion (Skinners, # 2) by Marcus Pelegrimas Dangerous Lover by Lisa Marie Rice Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden

Challenge discussion updated on 22 April.


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"Serial Addict" Challenge (86 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/3...

Duration: 5 December, 2010 - 5 December, 2011

32/45 completed

#1: KELLOGGS (8 BOOKS)

Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer

K: Running Scared by Shannon K. Butcher (Sentinel Wars, # 3) - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
E: Eternity Embraced by Larissa Ione (Demonica, # 3.5) - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
L: Living Nightmare by Shannon K. Butcher (Sentinel Wars, # 4) - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
L: Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) - 30/04/2011; 4 stars
O: Obsession Untamed by Pamela Palmer (Feral Warriors, #2) - 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
G:
G:
S: Primal Attraction by Sydney Somers (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) - 20/03/2011; 3,5 stars

#2: 5 CHILDHOOD FAVORITES (15 BOOKS)

Count Chocula (5 books from series about vampires)

Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara
Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren, #2) - 10/02/2011; 4,5 stars

Froot Loops (4 books from series about lupes (shifters, weres, etc.))

Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) - 27/01/2011; 3 stars
Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) - 04/02/2011; 3 stars
Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) - 13/02/2011; 3,5 stars

Cap’n Crunch (3 books from series that promotes the hero of each book on their covers)

Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) by Pamela Palmer Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer
Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) - 22/02/2011; 4,5 stars
Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) - 03/04/2011; 5 stars
Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) - 17/05/2011; 5 stars

Trix (2 books from series about witches)

Morrigan's Cross (Circle Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts

Lucky Charms (a book from a series about fae)

Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) by Sydney Somers
Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) - 15/03/2011; 3,5 stars

#3: HIGH-FIBER CEREALS ARE GOOD FOR YOU (1+ BOOKS) - Demonica by Larissa Ione

Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa Ione Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione
Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) - 11/12/2010; 4 stars
Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Eternity Embraced (Demonica, #3.5) - 2/04/2011; 4 stars
Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) - 06/02/2011; 5 stars

#4: KIX TAGLINE “Kid-Tested, Mother-Approved” (1+ BOOKS)

My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Save (Soul Screamers, #2) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Keep (Soul Screamers, #3) by Rachel Vincent Reaper (Soul Screamers, #3.5) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Steal (Soul Screamers, #4) by Rachel Vincent If I Die (Soul Screamers, #5) by Rachel Vincent
My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) - 26/02/2011; 4 stars

#5: RICE CRISPIES TAGLINE “Snap, Crackle, Pop” (3 BOOKS)

Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh
Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) - 16/02/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) - 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars

#6: OATMEAL IS BEST SERVED HOT (1 BOOK)

Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher
Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) - 17/01/2011; 3 stars

#7: CHEERIOS - A DECENT BITE WHEN NOTHING TASTIER IS AVAILABLE (1 BOOK)

Nightkeepers (Final Prophecy, #1)

#8: LIFE (1 BOOK)

Deeper Than Midnight (Midnight Breed, #9) by Lara Adrian
Deeper Than Midnight (Midnight Breed, #9)

#9: WHEATIES TAGLINE “The Breakfast of Champions” (1 BOOK)

Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara
Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara - 02/01/2011; 4 stars

#10: HONEY SMACKS (3 BOOKS)

Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts - 02/05/2011; 5 stars

Challenge discussion updated on 22 April.


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"I Spy" Title Challenge (318 message)
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/3...

You can use up to 3 non-paranormal books

Also, if you are having a hard time with a category, you many use the series name if it is printed on the cover of the book. Everyone can do that for up to 3 categories.

***
Start: 5 December, 2010
End: 5 December, 2011

11/24 completed

1. Color:
2. Number: first - First Grave on the Right (22/04/2011; 3 stars)
3. Things That Grow: Amaryllis - Amaryllis (23/01/2011; 3,5 stars)
4. 4 Seasons:
5. First Name: Jack - Black Jack (13/03/2011; 4 stars)
6. Places: hollow - The Hollow (06/03/2011; 4 stars)
7. Body Part: face - Face of Danger
8. Weapon:
9. Body of Water:
10. Form of Water: ice - Caressed by Ice (09/03/2011; 5 stars)
11. Product of Fire: fire - Kiss of Fire (23/12/2010; 3 stars)
12. Heavenly Body:
13. Architecture:
14. 5 Senses: touch - Cold Touch
15. Royal Title: queen - Queen of Shadows (01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!)
16. Family Member: brother - Blood Brothers (20/02/2011; 4 stars)
17. 4 Elements:
18. Time of Day: night - Night's Cold Kiss (02/01/2011; 4 stars;)
19. Metal:
20. Emotion/Feeling: pleasure - Pleasure Unbound (11/12/2010; 4 stars))
21. Animal/Insect:
22. Something to Read:
23. Gender Identifier:
24. Paranormal Being: angel - Angels' Blood (04/01/2011; 5 stars)

TO READ
Cold Touch (Extra Sensory Agents #2) by Leslie Parrish Face of Danger (The Guardian Angelinos, #3) by Roxanne St. Claire

READ

First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa Ione Kiss of Fire (Dragonfire, #1) by Deborah Cooke Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh


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"The End..." Challenge
http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/3...

Goal: Read at least one full series for each category listed.

Duration: year 2011
Genres: PNR and UF (worst case - closely related genres)

The End ... Is Near (series that will be ending with the book released in 2011)
Series Name: Pendragon Gargoyles
Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) by Sydney Somers Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) by Sydney Somers Primal Pleasure (Pendragon Gargoyles, #3) by Sydney Somers
Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) - 15/03/2011; 3,5 stars
Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) - 20/03/2011; 3,5 stars
Primal Pleasure (Pendragon Gargoyles, #3)

The End ... Is Here (series that will be ending with the book released in 2010)
Series Name: Demonica
Progress: I read #1 in 2010 and 2-4 already in Jan, 2011
Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa Ione Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Sin Undone by Larissa Ione
Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) - 11/12/2010; 4 stars
Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Eternity Embraced (Demonica, #3.5) - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) - 06/02/2011; 5 stars


The End ... Was Expected (duology or trilogy)
Series Name: St. Helen's
Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Zinnia (St. Helen's, #2) by Jayne Castle Orchid (St. Helen's, #3) by Jayne Castle
Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle - 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars
Zinnia (St. Helen's, #2) by Jayne Castle
Orchid (St. Helen's, #3) by Jayne Castle


The End ... Passed Me By (series that ended before you even started it)
Series Name: Sign of Seven
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts - 06/03/2011; 4 stars

The End ... Or Is It? (series that is set to have a spin-off (or already does))


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44/52 completed

I
Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione
Desire Unchained by Larissa Ione; 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars

LOVE
Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione
Living Nightmare by Shannon K. Butcher; 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Night's Cold Kiss by Tracey O'Hara; 02/01/2011; 4 stars
Visions of Heat by Nalini Singh; 13/02/2011; 3,5 stars
Ecstasy Unveiled by Larissa Ione; 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!

THE
This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, #5) by Jeaniene Frost The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione
This Side of the Grave by Jeaniene Frost; 27/03/2011; 4 stars
The Hollow by Nora Roberts - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
Eternity Embraced by Larissa Ione; 02/04/2011; 4 stars

BLACK
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher
Blood Brothersby Nora Roberts; 20/02/2011; 4 stars
Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward; 30/04/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Kiss by Nalini Singh; 16/02/2011; 4 stars
Caressed by Ice by Nalini Singh; 09/03/2011; 5 stars
Finding the Lost by Shannon K. Butcher; 17/01/2011; 3 stars


DAGGER
First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Giving Chase (Chase Brothers, #1) by Lauren Dane Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher
First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones; 22/04/2011; 3 stars
Angels' Blood by Nalini Singh; 04/01/2011; 5 stars
Giving Chase by Lauren Dane; 15/01/2011; 2 stars
Queen of Shadows by Dianne Sylvan (character: Miranda Grey); 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!
Archangel's Consort by Nalini Singh (character: Elena); 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars
Running Scared by Shannon K. Butcher; 05/02/2011; 5 stars

BROTHERHOOD
Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Renegade (Elite Ops, #5) by Lora Leigh Death's Sweet Embrace (A Dark Brethren Novel, #2) by Tracey O'Hara The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Enigma (Prologue to Live Wire) by Lora Leigh Velvet Haven (Annwyn Chronicles, #1) by Sophie Renwick Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden
Black Jack by Lora Leigh; 13/03/2011; 4 stars
Renegade by Lora Leigh; 15/04/2011; 4 stars
Death's Sweet Embrace by Tracey O'Hara; 10/02/2011; 4,5 stars
The Pagan Stone by Nora Roberts; 02/05/2011; 5 stars
Heat Seeker by Lora Leigh; 12/03/2011; 4,5 stars
Enigma by Lora Leigh; 17/05/2011; 3 stars
Velvet Haven by Sophie Renwick; 04/02/2011; 3 stars
Hard to Hold by Stephanie Tyler; 08/05/2011; 4 stars
Obsession Untamed by Pamela Palmer; 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
Rapture Untamed by Pamela Palmer (character: Olivia); 17/05/2011; 5 stars
Deadly Heat by Cynthia Eden - 17/04/2011; 4,5 stars

ESPECIALLY
Eternal Kiss (Mark of the Vampire, #2) by Laura Wright Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Eternal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, #1) by Larissa Ione Instinctive (Eternal Pleasure, #1) by Cathryn Fox Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Amaryllis (St. Helen's, #1) by Jayne Castle Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh Hunting Season (The Gathering #1) by Shelly Laurenston
Eternal Kiss
Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh; 08/01/2011; 4 stars
Passion Unleashed by Larissa Ione; 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Eternal Rider
Instinctive by Cathryn Fox; 27/01/2011; 3 stars
Eternity Embraced by Larissa Ione; 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Amaryllis by Jayne Castle; 23/01/2011; 3,5 stars
Live Wire by Lora Leigh; 22/05/2011; 4 stars
Dangerous Lover by Lisa Marie Rice; 25/02/2011; 1 star
[Y]

MY
My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent
My Soul to Lose by Rachel Vincent; 26/02/2011; 4 stars
[Y]

MAN
Mercy Blade (Jane Yellowrock, #3) by Faith Hunter Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley Nightkeepers (Final Prophecy, #1) by Jessica Andersen
Mercy Blade
Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley - 09/04/2011; 4 stars
Nightkeepers

ZSADIST
Zack (Armed and Dangerous #1) by Cheyenne McCray Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) by Sydney Somers Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler
Zack
Hold On Tight by Stephanie Tyler; 13/05/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Consort
Desire Untamed by Pamela Palmer; 22/02/2011; 4,5 stars
Sin Undone by Larissa Ione; 06/02/2011; 5 stars
Primal Hunger by Sydney Somers - 15/03/2011; 3,5 stars
Too Hot to Hold - 11/05/2011; 4,5 stars

Challenge discussion updated on 18 May.


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Just what I needed! :)
I'll post my list once I get back home from work :)

Duration: January 1, 2011 - December 31, 2011

MONTHLY
January

#1: SOS - Genre Juice Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#2: SOS - Cover Hunt Mini-Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED
#3: SOS - Lordy, Lordy, Look Who's 40!" Challenge - 8/8 COMPLETED
#4: BDB - Mary's Reading Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED
#5: RRRC - January Pick It For Me Challenge - 1/1 COMPLETED
#6: RRRC - Read-the-Month Italian Edition: GENNAIO (January) Challenge - 7/7 COMPLETED

February

#7: RRRC - February Pick It For Me - 1/1 COMPLETED
#8: NBRC - February Let It Be Love Challenge - 7/7 COMPLETED
#9: SOS - Valentine's Day Duel - 5/5 COMPLETED
#10: SOS - FEB 2011: Cover Hunt Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#11: SOS - FEB 2011: Genre Juice Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#12: PA&N - February Challenge ~ Ways of love challenge - 6/6 COMPLETED

March

#13: SOS - MAR 2011: Genre Juice Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#14: SOS - Mar 2011: Cover Hunt Mini-Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED
#15: RRRC - March Pick It For Me - 2/3 COMPLETED
#16: BDB - Bella's Reading Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED

April

#17: RRRC - April - Pick It For Me Challenge - 1/1 COMPLETED
#18: SOS - Cover Hunt Mini-Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED
#19: RRRC - Read-the-Month Italian Edition: APRILE (April) - 6/6 COMPLETED
#20: SOS - Genre Juice Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#21: BDB - Butch's Reading Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED

May

#22: RRRC - May - Pick It For Me Challenge - 1/1 COMPLETED
#23: SOS - MAY 2011: Genre Juice Mini-Challenge - 3/3 COMPLETED
#24: SOS - May 2011: Cover Hunt Mini-Challenge - 2/2 COMPLETED
#25: RRRC - 2011 May Monthly Reading Challenge - 5/5 COMPLETED
#26: P&UF - May 2011 Category Challenge - 4/4 COMPLETED



QUARTERLY

#27: UF - Challenge # 4: January 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011 - 5/5 COMPLETED
#28: BDB - Quarterly Reading Challenge Mix & Match (Jan-March 2011) - 20/20 COMPLETED
#29: SOS - Twenty Ten" Challenge - 10/10 COMPLETED
#30: RRRC - Couch Potato Challenge:Classic TV Edition (Quarterly) NEW! - 10/10 COMPLETED
#31: RRRC - Read-The-Season SPRING Challenge : P-R-I-M-A-V-E-R-A (Spring) - 7/9 completed NOT


YEARLY

#32: BDB - Yearly challenge: Favorite Brother (Jan-Dec 2011) - ?/? completed
#33: SOS - Reading Resolutions" Challenge - ?/? completed
#34: SOS - Back to the Future" Challenge - ?/? completed
#35: RRRC - 2011 A-Z Author Challenge - 13/26 completed
#36: RRRC - 2011 A-Z Book Challenge - 17/26 completed
#37: RRRC - 2011 A-Z Character Challenge (Female) - 18/26 completed
#38: RRRC - 2011 A-Z Character Challenge (Male) - 15/26 completed
#39: PA&N - Character Name A ~ Z Challenge - 16/26 completed
#40: PA&N - Title A ~ Z Challenge - 15/26 completed
#41: PA&N - Author A ~ Z Challenge - 10/26 completed
#42: PA&N - New to You Authors 2011 Challenge - 10/10 COMPLETED
#43: PA&N - New Series 2011 challenge - 10/10 COMPLETED
#44: NBRC - My Hero Challenge - 10/10 COMPLETED
#45: SOS - "The End..." Challenge - ?/? completed


OTHER

#46: RRRC - And the Winner Is....Oscar Winners Challenge - 8/10 completed
#47: NBRC - The Heroine Challenge - 5 completed
#48: NBRC - All About You Challenge - 4 completed
#49: SOS - "Spread-the-Love" Challenge - 8/5 COMPLETED


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Inga | 261 comments Series: First to the Last


Duration: 1 January - 31 December, 2011

Description: read complete series (from the first book to the last/latest released) which first book was rated not less than 4 stars.

Target: no series forgotten for too long!

Started up to the year 2011

1. Demonica by Larissa Ione - completed
Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa Ione Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione Demonica Overkill (Snippets of Demonica Life) by Larissa Ione

2. Sentinel Wars by Shannon K. Butcher
Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars, #1) by Shannon K. Butcher Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Blood Hunt (Sentinel Wars, #5) by Shannon K. Butcher

3. Elite Ops by Lora Leigh - completed
Wild Card (Elite Ops, #1) by Lora Leigh Maverick (Elite Ops, #2) by Lora Leigh Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Renegade (Elite Ops, #5) by Lora Leigh Enigma (Prologue to Live Wire) by Lora Leigh Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh

4. Deadly by Cynthia Eden
Deadly Fear (Deadly, #1) by Cynthia Eden Deadly Heat (Deadly, #2) by Cynthia Eden Deadly Lies (Deadly #3) by Cynthia Eden


Started in the year 2011

1. Shadow World by Dianne Sylvan
Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan

2. Guild Hunter by Nalini Singh
Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh

3. Dark Brethren by Tracey O'Hara
Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara

4. Psy-Changeling by Nalini Singh
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh

5. Sign of Seven by Nora Roberts - completed
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts

6. Feral Warriors by Pamela Palmer
Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) by Pamela Palmer Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Hunger Untamed (Feral Warriors, #5) by Pamela Palmer

7. Soul Screamers by Rachel Vincent
My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Save (Soul Screamers, #2) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Keep (Soul Screamers, #3) by Rachel Vincent Reaper (Soul Screamers, #3.5) by Rachel Vincent My Soul to Steal (Soul Screamers, #4) by Rachel Vincent If I Die (Soul Screamers, #5) by Rachel Vincent

8. Shifters Unbound by Jennifer Ashley
Pride Mates by Jennifer Ashley Primal Bonds by Jennifer Ashley

9. Hold Trilogy by Stephanie Tyler - completed
Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler


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Serial Reader Challenge (683 message)
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Start: 14 October, 2010
Number of series: 15+
Number of books: 27+

Jack the Page Ripper (17 books):

Wild Card (Elite Ops, #1) by Lora Leigh Night Hawk (Elite Ops) by Lora Leigh Maverick (Elite Ops, #2) by Lora Leigh Heat Seeker (Elite Ops, #3) by Lora Leigh Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh Renegade (Elite Ops, #5) by Lora Leigh Enigma (Prologue to Live Wire) by Lora Leigh Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh
Wild Card - 19/11/2010; 5 stars
Night Hawk - 19/11/2010; 4 stars
Maverick - 27/12/2010; 4 stars
Heat Seeker - 12/03/2011; 4,5 stars
Black Jack - 13/03/2011; 4 stars
Renegade - 15/04/2011; 4 stars
Enigma - 17/05/2011; 3 stars
Live Wire - 22/05/2011; 4 stars

Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling, #3) by Nalini Singh Mine to Possess (Psy-Changeling, #4) by Nalini Singh
Slave to Sensation - 08/01/2011; 4 stars
Visions of Heat - 13/02/2011; 3,5 stars
Caressed by Ice - 09/03/2011; 5 stars

Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Kiss (Guild Hunter, #2) by Nalini Singh Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh

Angels' Blood - 04/01/2011; 5 stars
Archangel's Kiss - 16/02/2011; 4 stars
Archangel's Consort - 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars

Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts
Blood Brothers - 20/02/2011; 4 stars
The Hollow - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
The Pagan Stone - 02/05/2011; 5 stars

Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara Death's Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren #2) by Tracey O'Hara
Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
Death's Sweet Embrace - 10/02/2011; 4,5 statrs

Una-book-bomber (5 books):

Killing Me Softly (Secrets of Shadow Falls, #1) by Maggie Shayne First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Deadly Intent (Mindhunters, #4) by Kylie Brant Night's Cold Kiss (Dark Brethren, #1) by Tracey O'Hara My Soul to Lose (Soul Screamers, #0.5) by Rachel Vincent
Romance: Killing Me Softly - 15/11/2010; 2 stars - not what I expected.. not even close..
Chick-lit: First Grave on the Right - 22/04/2011; 3 stars
Mystery: Deadly Intent - 18/12/2010; 5 stars
Pnr/urban-fantasy: Night's Cold Kiss - 02/01/2011; 4 stars
Young adult: My Soul to Lose - 26/02/2011; 4 stars

Spree Series Killer (5 books): new author - Shannon K. Butcher

Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars, #1) by Shannon K. Butcher Finding the Lost (Sentinel Wars, #2) by Shannon K. Butcher Running Scared (Sentinel Wars, #3) by Shannon K. Butcher Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Blood Hunt (Sentinel Wars, #5) by Shannon K. Butcher
Burning Alive - 4/12/2010; 4 stars
Finding the Lost - 17/01/2011; 3 stars
Running Scared - 05/02/2011; 5 stars
Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Bloodhunt

Author-ican Psycho (1 book): Author I've "given up" on

Dr. Hannibal Lecturer (5 books): series that everybody is praising so much but I kept postponing it for later.

Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa Ione Desire Unchained (Demonica, #2) by Larissa Ione Passion Unleashed (Demonica, #3) by Larissa Ione Eternity Embraced (Demonica #3.5) by Larissa Ione Ecstasy Unveiled (Demonica, #4) by Larissa Ione Sin Undone (Demonica, #5) by Larissa Ione
Pleasure Unbound - 11/12/2010; 4 stars
Desire Unchained - 10/01/2011; 4,5 stars
Passion Unleashed - 12/01/2011; 4 stars
Eternity Embraced - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Ecstasy Unveiled - 24/01/2011; 4,5 stars!
Sin Undone - 06/02/2011; 5 stars

The Book Strangler (6 books): a whole series from the beginning to the end.

Reno's Chance A Navy Seals Story (Tempting SEALs, #1) by Lora Leigh Dangerous Games (Tempting SEALs, #2) by Lora Leigh Real Men Do It Better (Includes Tempting SEALs, #3) by Lora Leigh Hidden Agendas (Tempting SEALs, #4) by Lora Leigh Killer Secrets (Tempting SEALs, #5) by Lora Leigh Rescue Me (Includes T-FLAC, #12; Tempting SEALs, #6) by Cherry Adair
Reno's Chance: A Navy Seals Story - 20/11/2010; 4 stars
Dangerous Games - 21/11/2010;5 stars
Real Men Do It Better - ('For Maggie's Sake' by Lora Leigh; 21/11/2010; 4 stars)
Hidden Agendas - 25/11/2010; 4 stars
Killer Secrets - 1/12/2010; 4 stars
Rescue Me ('Atlanta Heat' by Lora Leigh) - 24/12/2010; 4 stars

3rd Degree (3 books)

Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler
Hard to Hold - 08/05/2011; 4 stars
Too Hot to Hold - 11/05/2011; 4,5 stars
Hold On Tight - 13/05/2011; 4 stars

BONUS: Bloody Mary (2 books)

Queen of Shadows (Shadow World, #1) by Dianne Sylvan
Queen of Shadows - 01/01/2011; 5 stars!!!


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MARCH - completed
My favorite genre - PNR

The Hollow (Sign of Seven, #2) by Nora Roberts Obsession Untamed (Feral Warriors, #2) by Pamela Palmer Primal Hunger (Pendragon Gargoyles, #1) by Sydney Somers Primal Attraction (Pendragon Gargoyles, #2) by Sydney Somers
Obsession Untamed - 02/03/2011; 4,5 stars
The Hollow - 06/03/2011; 4 stars
Primal Hunger - 15/03/2011; 3,5 stars
Primal Attraction - 20/03/2011; 3,5 stars

APRIL - completed
Books written by some of my favorite authors

Living Nightmare (Sentinel Wars, #4) by Shannon K. Butcher Passion Untamed (Feral Warriors, #3) by Pamela Palmer Renegade (Elite Ops, #5) by Lora Leigh Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward
Living Nightmare - 02/04/2011; 4 stars
Passion Untamed - 03/04/2011; 5 stars
Renegade - 15/04/2011; 4 stars
Lover Unleashed - 30/04/2011; 4 stars

MAY
My Chinese zodiac sign - RAT

Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler
R - Rapture Untamed - 17/05/2011; 5 stars
A - Archangel's Consort - 08/05/2011; 4,5 stars
T - Hard to Hold - 08/05/2011; 4 stars


Month 1: Read your Birthday Month (Spell it out challenge)
M
A
R
C
H

Month 2: Read your Birthstone (Spell it out challenge) or read 3 or 4 books with covers that match the color of your birthstone or 3 or 4 books with the name of your Birthstone in the title
J
A
D
E

Month 3: Read your sign (Spell it out challenge)
P
I
S
C
E
S

Month 5: Read 3 or 4 books set in a country you'd like to visit

Month 7: Read 3 or 4 books with your child or a friend

Month 9: Set yourself a personal goal to exceed the amount of books you normally read in a month

Month 11: Read 3 or 4 books by authors you've never read before, but have been meaning to

Month 12: Read your favorite Book Crush's name


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Here is my initial list (to be cut to two in few months :)):

Secret Ones (Dream of Asarlai #1) by Nicole Murphy Carnal Moon by Mel Teshco Darkness Unbound (Dark Angels #1) by Keri Arthur Destiny Kills (Myth and Magic, #1) by Keri Arthur Dancing with the Devil (Nikki & Michael, #1) by Keri Arthur


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3/9 completed

Circle Trilogy
Morrigan's Cross (Circle Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts Valley of Silence (Circle trilogy, #3) by Nora Roberts Dance of the Gods (Circle trilogy, #2) by Nora Roberts

Cat Dupree Trilogy
Nine Lives (Cat Dupree, #1) by Sharon Sala Cut Throat (Cat Dupree, #2) by Sharon Sala Bad Penny (Cat Dupree, #3) by Sharon Sala

Hold Trilogy
Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler
Hard to Hold ~~ 8 May; 4 stars ~~
Too Hot to Hold ~~ 11 May; 4,5 stars ~~
Hold On Tight ~~ 13 May; 4 stars ~~


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Duration: May-October, 2011
2/9 completed

D - Deeper Than Midnight (blue cover + warrior + vampire)
A - Archangel's Consort (Dark UF + hunter) [8 May; 4,5 stars]
R - Rapture Untamed (black cover + warrior + shifter) [17 May; 5 stars]
K - Kiss of Fury (blue cover + warrior + shifter)

Deeper Than Midnight (Midnight Breed, #9) by Lara Adrian Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Kiss of Fury (Dragonfire, #2) by Deborah Cooke

S - Shadowflame (Dark UF + vampire)
I - Eternal Rider by Larissa Ione (Dark PNR + black cover + warrior + author name, #1)
D - Dance of the Gods (red cover + warrior & hunter + shifter)
E - Eternal Kiss (Dark PNR + blue cover + vampire)

Shadowflame (Shadow World, #2) by Dianne Sylvan Eternal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, #1) by Larissa Ione Dance of the Gods (Circle trilogy, #2) by Nora Roberts Eternal Kiss (Mark of the Vampire, #2) by Laura Wright

BONUS - TBA


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April 17th to August 23rd

Moon-Walker - Read 1 book that fits each of the categories during the Challenge
Moon-Strider - Read 2 books that fit each category
Moon-Runner - Read 3 books that fit each

Pink Moon - Book that has a Pink/Red Cover or has a courtesan, mistress or prostitute character
Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh Dance of the Gods (Circle trilogy, #2) by Nora Roberts
Live Wire ~~ 22 May; 4* ~~

Flower Moon - Book that has Flowers on the Cover or in the Title or a chick-lit book
First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Zinnia (St. Helen's, #2) by Jayne Castle
First Grave on the Right ~~ 22 April; 3* ~~

Strawberry Moon - Fruit on the Cover or title or an GLBT romance

Buck Moon - Weather scene on the cover or in the title or Read an interracial romance (buck is slang for a young black guy) -
Interracial romance: Lover Unleashed ~~ 30 April; 4* ~~
Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward


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Girls' Names: 1/100 completed
1. Aaliyah -
2. Abby -
3. Abigail -
4. Addison -
5. Adriana -
6. Alana -
7. Alexa - Live Wire
8. Alexandra - Rapture Untamed
9. Alexis -
10. Allison -
11. Alyssa -
12. Amelia -
13. Anna -
14. Annabelle -
15. Arianna - [Ariana] Rapture Untamed
16. Ashlyn -
17. Aubrey -
18. Audrey -
19. Ava -
20. Avery -
21. Bailey - Live Wire
22. Bella -
23. Brianna -
24. Brooke -
25. Brooklyn -
26. Cadence -
27. Camryn -
28. Carly -
29. Caroline -
30. Charlotte -
31. Chloe -
32. Claire -
33. Elizabeth -
34. Ella -
35. Ellie -
36. Emily -
37. Emma -
38. Eva -
39. Evelyn - Archangel's Consort
40. Gabriella -
41. Gianna -
42. Grace - Hold On Tight
43. Gracie -
44. Hailey -
45. Hannah - Archangel's Consort
46. Harper -
47. Isabella -
48. Isabelle - Hard to Hold
49. Jada -
50. Jasmine -
51. Jordyn -
52. Julia -
53. Juliana -
54. Kaitlyn -
55. Katherine -
56. Kayla -
57. Kaylee - Too Hot to Hold
Keira - [Kira] Enigma
Kendall -
Kennedy -
Kylie -
Lauren -
Layla - The Pagan Stone [2 May; 5 stars]
Leah -
Lillian -
Lily - [Lilly] Live Wire
Lucy -
Lyla [Lyle] - Hold On Tight
Mackenzie -
Madelyn -
Madison -
Makayla -
Makenna -
Maria -
Maya
Megan
Mia
Molly
Morgan
Natalie
Nevaeh
Nora
Olivia - Rapture Untamed
Paige
Peyton
Reagan
Riley
Sadie
Samantha
Sarah - Hard to Hold
Savannah
Scarlett
Sophia
Sophie
Stella
Sydney
Taylor
Victoria
Violet
Zoe - Archangel's Consort

The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts


Boys' Names: 1/100 completed
1. Aaron - Too Hot to Hold
2. Adam
3. Adrian
4. Aiden
5. Alex
6. Alexander
7. Andrew
8. Anthony
9. Austin
10. Benjamin
11. Blake
12. Brady
13. Brandon
14. Brayden
15. Brody
16. Bryce
17. Caden
18. Caleb - The Pagan Stone [2 May; 5 stars]
19. Cameron - Hold On Tight
20. Carson
21. Carter
22. Charlie
23. Chase
24. Christian
25. Christopher - Hold On Tight
26. Cole
27. Colin
28. Colton
29. Connor
30. Cooper
40. Daniel - Hard to Hold
David
Devin
Dominic
Dylan
Eli
Elijah - Archangel's Consort
Ethan
Evan - [Ewan] Rapture Untamed
Gabriel
Gavin
Grayson
Hayden
Henry
Hudson
Hunter
Ian
Isaac
Isaiah
Jack
Jackson
Jacob
Jake - Hard to Hold
James
- Hard to Hold
Jason - Archangel's Consort
Jayden
Jeremiah
John - Hold On Tight
Jonathan
Jordan - Enigma
Joseph
Joshua
Josiah - Hold On Tight
Julian
Justin
Landon
Levi
Liam
Logan
Lucas
Luke - Hard to Hold; [Luca] - Archangel's Consort
Mason
Matthew
Max - Hard to Hold, Too Hot to Hold
Micah - Live Wire
Michael
Miles
Nathan
Nathaniel
Nicholas
Noah
Nolan
Oliver
Owen
Parker
Riley
Robert
Ryan
Ryder
Sam
Samuel
Sean
Sebastian - Live Wire
Thomas
Tristan
Tyler
William
Wyatt
Xavier
Zachary

The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora Roberts Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Hard to Hold (Hold trilogy, #1) by Stephanie Tyler Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler Hold On Tight (Hold trilogy, #3) by Stephanie Tyler Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer Enigma (Prologue to Live Wire) by Lora Leigh Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh

The Pagan Stone ~~ 2 May; 5 stars ~~
Archangel's Consort ~~ 8 May; 4,5 stars ~~
Hard to Hold ~~ 8 May; 4 stars ~~
Too Hot to Hold ~~ 11 May; 4,5 stars ~~
Hold On Tight
Rapture Untamed ~~ 17 May; 5 stars ~~Enigma
Live Wire ~~ 22 May; 4 stars ~~


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Duration: 1 May - 31 July, 2011

4/10 completed

TOY STORY
1. Green Soldiers - character with military background - Live Wire ~~ 22 May; 4 stars ~~
2. “You’ve got a friend in me” - Steph, this is from your TBR :) - Eternal Kiss
Live Wire (Elite Ops, #6) by Lora Leigh Eternal Kiss (Mark of the Vampire, #2) by Laura Wright

THE LION KING
1. Simba - a book with the male's POV - Eternal Rider
2. “Circle of Life” - circle (in title or on cover) - Morrigan's Cross
Eternal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, #1) by Larissa Ione Morrigan's Cross (Circle Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts

BEAUTY & THE BEAST
1. Any were/shifter story - Dance of the Gods
2. Couple on the cover - Deadly Lies
Dance of the Gods (Circle trilogy, #2) by Nora Roberts Deadly Lies (Deadly #3) by Cynthia Eden

ALADDIN
1. "A Whole New World" - set in a fantasy world - Archangel's Consort ~~ 8 May; 4,5 stars ~~
2. Raja, Jasmine's Tiger - a cat shifter - Rapture Untamed ~~ 17 May; 5 stars ~~
Archangel's Consort (Guild Hunter, #3) by Nalini Singh Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors, #4) by Pamela Palmer

THE LITTLE MERMAID
1. Red-headed heroine - Too Hot to Hold ~~ 11 May; 4,5 stars ~~
2. H/h from different backgrounds/species - Valley of Silence
Too Hot to Hold (Hold trilogy, #2) by Stephanie Tyler Valley of Silence (Circle trilogy, #3) by Nora Roberts


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Inga | 261 comments Seven Deadly Sins
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Duration: 1 June, 2011 - 1 June, 2012
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Rules: Members are allowed 1 non-PNR/UF book (per month; 1 month = 1 non-PNR/UF and so on) in this challenge. When choosing a book with a specific color cover, you may chose a book with a little or a lot. (ie: The Devil Inside and Girl's Guide to Witchcraft)

+1 Bonus Option: Read one book from any of the following: (1) a book that has one of the following in the title: SEVEN, DEADLY or SIN or any variation (ie: dead, death, sinfully, etc); (2) a book in any "Deadly Sins" or "Sins" series, there is one by Allison Brennan, Robin Wasserman and Erin McCarthy; (3) Gena Showalter's "Lords of the Underworld" are all Keepers of a specific demon. Read any book in this series who's main character is the keeper of one of these "demons" is acceptable; (4) J.R. Ward's "The Fallen Angels" which are based on the seven sins.

GLUTTONY
Hunger Untamed (Feral Warriors, #5) by Pamela Palmer Nightkeepers (Final Prophecy, Book 1) by Jessica Andersen
Over-indulgence: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: Forced to eat rats, toads & snakes:
#2 - "Just can't get enough": Hunger Untamed
Restraint: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Orange: Nightkeepers
#4 - Book in a series you put off until you had every book in the series before starting:

LUST
Kiss of Fury (Dragonfire, #2) by Deborah Cooke Branded by Fire by Nalini Singh Eternal Kiss (Mark of the Vampire, #2) by Laura Wright
Desire: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: smothered in fire and brimstone: Branded by Fire
#2 - Cover dude ('lust'): Eternal Kiss
Self-Control: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Blue: Kiss of Fury
#4 - YA book with G-level romance:

GREED
Valley of Silence (Circle trilogy, #3) by Nora Roberts Mine to Possess (Psy-Changeling, #4) by Nalini Singh
Desire for material/wealth: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: put in a cauldron of boiling oil:
#2 - Book with a wealthy character:
Generosity: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Yellow: Valley of Silence
#4 - Character: street children protector: Mine to Possess

WRATH
Shiver of Fear (The Guardian Angelinos, #2) by Roxanne St. Claire Dance of the Gods (Circle trilogy, #2) by Nora Roberts
Anger: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: dismembered alive: Shiver of Fear (non-PNR/UF #1)
#2 - Book with hero/ine who's "angry" and fights enemies of his/her kind:
Kindness: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Red: Dance of the Gods
#4 - Book with a "savior" hero/ine:

ENVY
Shadowflame (Shadow World, #2) by Dianne Sylvan
Jealousy: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: put in freezing water:
#2 - Book you saw a friend reading and wished you had read it first:
Sympathy: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Green: Shadowflame
#4 - Book you received as a gift, from the library or otherwise loaned to you:

PRIDE
Primal Pleasure (Pendragon Gargoyles, #3) by Sydney Somers
High Self-Regard: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: broken on the wheel:
#2 - Book with a dominant male character:
Modest/Humble: Keepin' to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Violet: Primal Pleasure
#4 - Book set in the 1920-50's -OR- book with a struggling character (ie: Chess in "Downside" series):

SLOTH
Taken By Fire (ACRO, #6) by Sydney Croft
Laziness: Hell in a Hand Basket
#1 - Punishment: thrown in a pit of snakes
#2 - Book that was recommended, but you've been putting off reading "just because":
Modest/Humble: Keeping to the Straight & Narrow
#3 - Light Blue: Taken By Fire
#4 - Book with a strong human heroine:


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