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message 1: by Shannon (last edited Dec 15, 2011 08:02PM) (new)

Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments I am The Holy Terror* and these are my challenges for the year.

2010 Challenges
2009 Challenges

2011 Official Reading Challenge

*The Flooze hath decreed me The Holy Terror and so I shall be.


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments Books Started and Finished in 2011:

An Artificial Night (October Daye, #3) by Seanan McGuire Midnight Rider by Kat Martin What to Expect Before You're Expecting by Heidi Murkoff Immortal Beloved (Immortal Beloved, #1) by Cate Tiernan Unearthly (Unearthly, #1) by Cynthia Hand Belly Laughs The Naked Truth About Pregnancy and Childbirth by Jenny McCarthy My Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1) by Rachel Vincent High Five (Stephanie Plum, #5) by Janet Evanovich Hot Six (Stephanie Plum, #6) by Janet Evanovich Bloodfever (Fever, #2) by Karen Marie Moning
Gabriel's Ghost (Dock Five Universe, #1) by Linnea Sinclair Faefever (Fever, #3) by Karen Marie Moning Entice (Need, #3) by Carrie Jones Bloodshot (Cheshire Red Reports #1) by Cherie Priest Iron Crowned (Dark Swan, #3) by Richelle Mead Song of Scarabaeus (Scarabaeus, #1) by Sara Creasy Shadowspell (Faeriewalker, #2) by Jenna Black Let Me In by John Ajvide Lindqvist Mermaid A Twist on the Classic Tale by Carolyn Turgeon Firelight (Firelight, #1) by Sophie Jordan
Love, Lust & Faking It The Naked Truth About Sex, Lies, and True Romance by Jenny McCarthy The Vampire Voss (Regency Draculia #1) by Colleen Gleason Cryer's Cross by Lisa McMann Enclave (Razorland, #1) by Ann Aguirre Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse, #11) by Charlaine Harris The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1) by Patrick Ness Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1) by John Scalzi First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Warrior (The Blades of the Rose, #1) by Zoe Archer
I am Not a Serial Killer by Dan Wells Die for Me (Revenants, #1) by Amy Plum Falling Under (Falling Under, #1) by Gwen Hayes Tantalize (Tantalize, #1) by Cynthia Leitich Smith Fuzzy Nation by John Scalzi Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #1) by Stacia Kane The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making (Fairyland, #1) by Catherynne M. Valente

Audiobooks finished:
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd The Darkest Kiss (Lords of the Underworld, #2)  by Gena Showalter

Books Started in 2010 and Finished in 2011:
Extreme Exposure (I-Team, #1) by Pamela Clare The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff Naked in Death (In Death #1) by J.D. Robb Four to Score (Stephanie Plum, #4) by Janet Evanovich


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments Books 51-100


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments Books 101+


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group 2011 A-Z Book Title Challenge

A: An Artificial Night by Seanan McGuire (1/10) ★ ★ - my review
B: Bloodfever by Karen Marie Moning (2/25) ★ - my review
C: Cryer's Cross by Lisa McMann (5/3) ★ ★
D: Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris (5/10) ★ ★ ★
E: Entice by Carrie Jones (3/12) ★ - my review
F: Firelight by Sophie Jordan (4/11) ★ - my review
G: Gabriel's Ghost by Linnea Sinclair (3/1) ★ ★
H: High Five by Janet Evanovich (2/14) ★ - my review
I: Iron Crowned by Richelle Mead (3/22) ★ ★ ★ - my review
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K: The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness(4/17) ★ - my review
L: Love, Lust & Faking It by Jenny McCarthy(5/17) ★ - my review
M: Midnight Rider by Kat Martin (1/17) ★ ★ ★ - my review
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V: The Vampire Voss by Colleen Gleason (5/2) ★ ★ ★ ★
W: What to Expect Before You're Expecting by Heidi Murkoff (1/21) ★ - my review
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Duration: 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group 2011 A-Z Author Challenge

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Duration: 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group 2011 A-Z Character Challenge (Female)

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Duration: 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group 2011 A-Z Character Challenge (Male)

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Duration: 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group Chubby Chunkster Challenge

Mor-book-ly Obese - Eight books with 450+ pages

1. Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead - 489 pages
2. Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead - 594 pages
3. Let Me In by John Ajvide Lindqvist - 472 pages (4/5) ★ ★ ★
4. Fallen by Lauren Kate - 452 pages
5. The Half-Made World by Felix Gilman - 480 pages
6. Gone by Michael Grant - 558 pages
7. Halo by Alexandra Adornetto - 496 pages
8. Lover Avenged by J.R. Ward - 642 pages

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Let Me In by John Ajvide Lindqvist

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Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, #5) by Richelle Mead Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6) by Richelle Mead Fallen (Fallen, #1) by Lauren Kate The Half-Made World by Felix Gilman Gone (Gone, #1) by Michael Grant Halo (Halo, #1) by Alexandra Adornetto Lover Avenged (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #7) by J.R. Ward

Duration: 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group - I Need a Vacation Challenge

1. Island Hopping: The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan
2. Road Trip with the Kids: Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta
3. Ski Trip: Daughter of Winter by Pat Lowery Collins
4. Tourist Trap: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
5. Camping Out: The Native Star by M.K. Hobson
6. Amusement Park: Bossypants by Tina Fey
7. Vegas Baby!: Dark Desires After Dusk by Kresley Cole
8. Cruise Ship: Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
9. Relaxing Day at Home: Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews
10. Romantic Getaway: Shadowfever by Karen Marie Moning

The Dead-Tossed Waves (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #2) by Carrie Ryan Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta Daughter of Winter by Pat Lowery Collins A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1) by Libba Bray The Native Star (The Native Star, #1) by M.K. Hobson Bossypants by Tina Fey Dark Desires After Dusk (Immortals After Dark, #6) by Kresley Cole Grimspace (Sirantha Jax, #1) by Ann Aguirre Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona Andrews Shadowfever (Fever, #5) by Karen Marie Moning

Duration: 6/5/2011 - 9/5/2011


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group - Drinks/Cocktails Theme Challenge

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Location:
Wine of choice - Set in Wine Country
1. Nicholas by Elizabeth Amber
2. Raine by Elizabeth Amber
Nicholas (The Lords of Satyr, #1) by Elizabeth Amber Raine (the Lords of Satyr, #2) by Elizabeth Amber

Mojito - Latino Character
1. Second Grave on the Left by Darynda Jones
2. Rules of Attraction by Simone Elkeles
Second Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, #2) by Darynda Jones Rules of Attraction (Perfect Chemistry, #2) by Simone Elkeles

Tennessee Cowboy - Set in a Southern State
1. Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews
2. Bayou Moon by Ilona Andrews
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona Andrews Bayou Moon (The Edge, #2) by Ilona Andrews

Tequila Sunrise - Set in the Southwest
1. Hounded by Kevin Hearne
2. Shadow Heir by Richelle Mead
Hounded (Iron Druid Chronicles, #1) by Kevin Hearne Shadow Heir by Richelle Mead

Rob Roy - Scottish Character
1. The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie by Jennifer Ashley
2. Drawn Into Darkness by Annette McCleave
The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Highland Pleasures, #1) by Jennifer Ashley Drawn Into Darkness (Soul Gatherer, #1) by Annette McCleave

Manhattan - Set in New York
1. Lover Avenged by J.R. Ward
2. Lover Mine by J.R. Ward
Lover Avenged (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #7) by J.R. Ward Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward

Long Island Ice Tea - Long Books
1. Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead
2. Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead
Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, #5) by Richelle Mead Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6) by Richelle Mead

Bay Breeze - Spaceships - Set in San Francisco
1. Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
2. Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
Grimspace (Sirantha Jax, #1) by Ann Aguirre Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh

Rusty Nail - Set in Rust Belt
1. Friday Night Bites by Chloe Neill
2. Sparks by Laura Bickle
Friday Night Bites (Chicagoland Vampires, #2) by Chloe Neill Sparks (Anya Kalinczyk, #2) by Laura Bickle

Rum Runner - Fitness Addict
1. Shakespeare's Trollop by Charlaine Harris
2. Shakespeare's Counselor by Charlaine Harris
Shakespeare's Trollop (A Lily Bard Mystery, #4) by Charlaine Harris Shakespeare's Counselor (A Lily Bard Mystery, #5) by Charlaine Harris

Jägerbomb - War - Explosion on Cover
1. World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks
2. Shades of Dark by Linnea Sinclair
World War Z An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks Shades of Dark (Dock Five Universe, #2) by Linnea Sinclair

White Russian - White Covers
1. Sirensong by Jenna Black
2. Light by M. John Harrison
Sirensong (Faeriewalker, #3) by Jenna Black Light by M. John Harrison

Mint Julep - Mint Green Covers
1. American Gods by Neil Gaiman
2. The Education of Bet by Lauren Baratz-Logsted
American Gods by Neil Gaiman The Education of Bet by Lauren Baratz-Logsted

Theme:
Bloody Mary - Horror w/Kick-ass Heroine
1. The First Days by Rhiannon Frater
2. Embrace the Night Eternal by Joss Ware
The First Days (As The World Dies A Zombie Trilogy, #1) by Rhiannon Frater Embrace the Night Eternal (Envy Chronicles, #2) by Joss Ware

Virgin Bloody Mary - Red Cover
1. Full Moon Rising by Keri Arthur
2. Watchers in the Night by Jenna Black
Full Moon Rising (Riley Jenson Guardian, #1) by Keri Arthur Watchers in the Night (The Guardians of the Night, #1) by Jenna Black

Cosmo - Chick Lit
1. The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen
2. I'm the Vampire, That's Why by Michele Bardsley
The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen I'm the Vampire, That's Why (Broken Heart Vampires, #1) by Michele Bardsley

Martini - Romantic Suspense
1. An Unforgettable Lady by Jessica Bird
2. Stealing Shadows (Shadows, #1) by Kay Hooper
An Unforgettable Lady (An Unforgettable Lady, #1) by Jessica Bird Stealing Shadows (Shadows, #1) (Bishop/Special Crimes Unit, #1) by Kay Hooper

Sex on the Beach - Erotica
1. Undercover by Lauren Dane
2. Addicted by Charlotte Featherstone
Undercover (Federation Chronicles, #1) by Lauren Dane Addicted by Charlotte Featherstone

Salty Dog - Pirates
1. Bloody Jack by L.A. Meyer
2. Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry
Bloody Jack Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy (Bloody Jack, #1) by L.A. Meyer Peter and the Starcatchers (Peter and the Starcatchers, #1) by Dave Barry

7&7 - 7 Letter in a Name
1. The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook
2. Heart of Steel by Meljean Brook
The Iron Duke (Iron Seas, #1) by Meljean Brook Heart of Steel (Iron Seas, #2) by Meljean Brook

Lemon Drop - Yellow Covers
1. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
2. Heat Rises by Richard Castle
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson Heat Rises (Nikki Heat, #3) by Richard Castle

Snakebite - Vampires
1. Embrace the Night by Karen Chance
2. Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward
Embrace the Night (Cassandra Palmer, #3) by Karen Chance Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward

Kamikaze - Set in Japan
1. Shadow Family by Miyuki Miyabe
2. Lost Girls and Love Hotels by Catherine Hanrahan
Shadow Family by Miyuki Miyabe Lost Girls and Love Hotels by Catherine Hanrahan

Zombie - Zombies
1. Graveminder by Melissa Marr
2. Feed by Mira Grant
Graveminder by Melissa Marr Feed (Newsflesh, #1) by Mira Grant

Flaming Lamborghini - Burn or Fire in Title
1. Angel Burn by L.A. Weatherly
2. Breath of Fire by Tammy Kane
Angel Burn (Angel Trilogy, #1) by L.A. Weatherly Breath of Fire by Tammy Kane

Duration: July 15th, 2011 - June 30th, 2012


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group - The Four Element Challenge

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EARTH
1. Green Cover: American Gods by Neil Gaiman
2. Set in a Northern Country: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
3. Police Officer Character: Heat Rises by Richard Castle
4. Bonus: The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

American Gods by Neil Gaiman The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson Heat Rises (Nikki Heat, #3) by Richard Castle The Good Earth (House of Earth, #1) by Pearl S. Buck

WATER
1. Blue Cover: The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie by Jennifer Ashley
2. Set Near the Ocean: Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire
3. Cleaning Profession: Shakespeare's Trollop by Charlaine Harris
4. Bonus: Troubled Waters by Sharon Shinn

The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Highland Pleasures, #1) by Jennifer Ashley Late Eclipses (October Daye #4) by Seanan McGuire Shakespeare's Trollop (A Lily Bard Mystery, #4) by Charlaine Harris Troubled Waters by Sharon Shinn

FIRE
1. Red Cover: Full Moon Rising by Keri Arthur
2. Set in Southern U.S.: Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews
3. Arson Investigator: Sparks by Laura Bickle
4. Bonus: Firespell by Chloe Neill

Full Moon Rising (Riley Jenson Guardian, #1) by Keri Arthur Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona Andrews Sparks (Anya Kalinczyk, #2) by Laura Bickle Firespell (Dark Elite, #1) by Chloe Neill

AIR
1. White Cover: Sirensong by Jenna Black
2. Set in Japan: Shadow Family by Miyuki Miyabe
3. Pilot: Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
4. Bonus: The Court of the Air by Stephen Hunt

Sirensong (Faeriewalker, #3) by Jenna Black Shadow Family by Miyuki Miyabe Grimspace (Sirantha Jax, #1) by Ann Aguirre The Court of the Air (Jackelian, #1) by Stephen Hunt

Duration: July 1st - December 31st


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Shannon (theholyterror) | 303 comments RRRC Group December Challenge

1. 'D' is for December: Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn
2. Happy Birthday to Me!: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
4. Christmas Theme: Small Town Christmas by Jill Shalvis
5. Walt Disney's Birthday (YA): Liesl and Po by Lauren Oliver
8. Fruitcake & Pumpkin Pies: Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu

Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1) by Tahereh Mafi Small Town Christmas by Jill Shalvis Liesl and Po by Lauren Oliver Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu


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