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message 1: by Angelique (new)

Angelique Anderson | 167 comments Mod
1. Read the book that is 3rd on your to-read list, or a number on your to-read list that consists of all threes & zeros(i.e. 3, 30, 33, 300, 303, 330).
2. Read a book that is 3rd in a series, or that is an author's 3rd release.
3. Read a book set in spring.
4. Read a book with green on the cover.
5. Read a book you recently added to your to-read list.
6. Read a book with an M in the title or in the authors name
7. Read a book that was released 3 years ago, or that your bought 3 years ago.
8. Your Pick.


message 2: by Misty (last edited Mar 31, 2011 09:54PM) (new)

Misty Vauble (mistyd107) Im in but no idea what my list will be as usual lol.

Book 1: Passions of the Dead (Wade Jackson, Bk 4)-LJ Sellers
Book 2: Decision Points-George W Bush
Book 3:Harry Potter and the Prisoner at Azkaban(Harry Potter, Bk 3)-JK Rowling
Book 4:
Book 5:
Book 6:
Book 7:
Book 8:


message 3: by Sarah (last edited Mar 27, 2011 05:16PM) (new)

Sarah (sarahdaviswrites) I'm going to try the Challenge this month.

DONE

Book 1: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer DONE (3/25 - 3/26)

Book 2: Born of Ice by Sherrilyn Kenyon DONE (3/25)

Book 3: Zombicorns by John Green (Part of it was set in spring) DONE (3/8 - 3/9)

Book 4: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan DONE (3/2 - 3/4)

Book 5: 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson DONE (3/1 - 3/2)

Book 6: Misguided Angel by Melissa de la Cruz DONE (3/1)

Book 7: Ghostgirl by Tonya Hurley (Published in 2008) DONE (3/26 - 3/27)

Book 8: Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd edited by Holly Black and Cecil Castellucci DONE (3/4 - 3/8)

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer Born of Ice (The League, #3) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Zombicorns by John Green The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1) by Rick Riordan 13 Little Blue Envelopes (Little Blue Envelope, #1) by Maureen Johnson Misguided Angel (Blue Bloods, #5) by Melissa de la Cruz Ghostgirl (Ghostgirl, #1) by Tonya Hurley Geektastic Stories from the Nerd Herd by Holly Black

Extra books read this month:
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë Born of Night (The League, #1) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Born of Fire (The League, #2) by Sherrilyn Kenyon


message 4: by Chris (new)

Chris I don't know if I'll make it to 100 books this year since I just joined this site a few days but I'll do my best :). I already have some books in mind. Although I am stumped on #3, 'a book that takes place in spring'. Any suggestions?


message 5: by N.L. (new)

N.L. Riviezzo (nlriviezzo) I'm in. Contemplating the list still.


message 6: by Jessica (BookRockGoddess) (last edited Mar 30, 2011 05:08PM) (new)

Jessica (BookRockGoddess) Bolton (bookrockgodess) I'm in:

Book 1 i.e. 3, 30, 33:The HollowDone 3/23/11
Book 2 3rd in a series:
Book 3 spring:MatchedDONE 3/17/11
Book 4 green:Really Angelic: Pride and Prejudice with a steamy paranormal twistDONE 3/1/11
Book 5 recently added:Kiss of CrimsonDONE 3/2/11
Book 6 M in tittle:Lover Mine{reread} DONE 3/30/11
Book 7 3 years ago:Midnight RisingDone 3/25/11
Book 8 you pick: Confessions of a Jane Austen AddictDONE 3/7/11


Really Angelic Pride and Prejudice with a steamy paranormal twist by Enid Wilson Kiss of Crimson (Midnight Breed, #2) by Lara Adrian Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict by Laurie Viera Rigler The Hollow (The Hollow, #1) by Jessica Verday Midnight Rising (Midnight Breed, #4) by Lara Adrian Matched (Matched, #1) by Ally Condie Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward


message 7: by Karis (YA Litwit) (last edited Mar 30, 2011 06:04PM) (new)

Karis (YA Litwit) Jacobstein (YALitwit) Well, I didn't finish the February challenge, but I'm still on target, having read 21 books so far this year. Of course, this list is subject to change, but I'm definitely going to complete March...

1. Read the book that is 3rd on your to-read list, or a number on your to-read list that consists of all threes & zeros(i.e. 3, 30, 33, 300, 303, 330). Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
2. Read a book that is 3rd in a series, or that is an author's 3rd release. Fallout by Ellen Hopkins
3. Read a book set in spring. The Familiars by Adam Jay Epstein
4. Read a book with green on the cover. Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green
5. Read a book you recently added to your to-read list. Marcelo In The Real World by Francisco X. Stork
6. Read a book with an M in the title or in the authors name. Delirium by Lauren Oliver
7. Read a book that was released 3 years ago, or that your bought 3 years ago. Skinny by Ibi Kaslik
8. Your Pick. Sapphique by Catherine Fisher

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson Fallout (Crank, #3) by Ellen Hopkins The Familiars (The Familiars, #1) by Adam Jay Epstein Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green Marcelo In The Real World by Francisco X. Stork Delirium by Lauren Oliver Skinny by Ibi Kaslik Sapphique (Incarceron, #2) by Catherine Fisher


message 8: by Sofia (last edited Mar 23, 2011 07:26AM) (new)

Sofia (sofiad) 1. To Kill a Mockingbird, Lee Harper
2. Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
3. Heart of the Sea, Nora Roberts
4. City of Bones, Cassandra Clare
5. Changeless, Gail Carriger
6. Tears of the Moon, Nora Roberts
7. Remember Me?, Sophie Kinsella
8. Blameless, Gail Carriger

Other:
Succubus Blues, Richelle Mead
Scotsman, Juliana Garnett
Queen of Babble, Meg Cabot


Traci   ~Vohrtex~ | 31 comments February was a complete failure, but I recently crashed my car so I foresee some down time in the near future... til my car gets fixed anyway... LOL. (Its ok to laugh at this) So... Ill give it another shot....

.... TBD
1. Read the book that is 3rd on your to-read list, or a number on your to-read list that consists of all threes & zeros(i.e. 3, 30, 33, 300, 303, 330).
2. Read a book that is 3rd in a series, or that is an author's 3rd release.
3. Read a book set in spring.
4. Read a book with green on the cover.
5. Read a book you recently added to your to-read list.
6. Read a book with an M in the title or in the authors name
7. Read a book that was released 3 years ago, or that your bought 3 years ago.
8. Your Pick.


message 10: by Sheila (last edited Mar 31, 2011 07:27PM) (new)

Sheila | 20 comments This is my list for March:

1. Read the book that is 3rd on your to-read list: Un, Deuz, Trois, Menage! by Delilah Devlin--finished 3/24/11

2. Read a book that is 3rd in a series: The Sentenial Wars: Running Scared by Shannon K. Butcher--finished 3/30/11

3. Read a book set in spring: Some Like It Wicked by Teresa Medeiros--finished 3/4/11

4. Read a book with green on the cover: Some Like it Wild by Teresa Medeiros--finished 3/17/11

5. Read a book you recently added to your to-read list: The Help by Kathryn Stockett--finished 3/21/11

6. Read a book with an M in the title or in the authors name: Timeless by Alexandra Monir--finished 3/8/11

7. Read a book that was released 3 years ago, or that your bought 3 years ago: Mr. Cavendish, I Presume by Julia Quinn--finished 3/11/11

8. Your Pick: Dragon Warrior by Janet Chapman--finished 3/14/11

Extra books:

9. The Winds of Heaven--Judith Clarke--finished 3/24/11

10. Rodeo Heat--Desiree Holt--finished 3/3/11

11. Mistress of Table Rock--R. Casteel--finished 3/26/11

12. Mistress of the Storm--M. L. Welsh--finished 3/31/11


message 11: by Chris (last edited Mar 24, 2011 03:48PM) (new)

Chris Book 1:The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (3rd on my list)

Book 2:Maximum Ride #3 (3rd in a series)

Book 3: Dead Simple (book set in spring)Done

Book 4: Prison Earth - Not Guilty as Charged (book with green on the cover) Done

Book 5: In the Company of Liars (book just added to my 'to read' list)Done

Book 6:Maximum Ride #1Done

Book 7: Tomb of Hercules (book published 3 years ago)

Book 8: Maximum Ride #2

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports (Maximum Ride, #3) by James Patterson Dead Simple (Roy Grace Series #1) by Peter James Prison Earth - Not Guilty as Charged by Clifford M. Scovell In the Company of Liars by David B. Ellis The Angel Experiment (Maximum Ride, #1) by James Patterson The Tomb of Hercules (Nina Wilde/Eddie Chase, #2) by Andy McDermott School's Out - Forever (Maximum Ride, #2) by James Patterson

Other:
Beastly by Alex Flinn
The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
State of the Onion by Julie Hyzy


message 12: by Daria (last edited Mar 25, 2011 12:33PM) (new)

Daria (dariadeptula)

1. Matched by Ally Condie
2. Fire Study by Maria V. Snyder
3. Doomed Queen Anne by Carolyn Meyer
4. Golden: A Retelling of "Rapunzel" by Cameron Dokey
5. Waiting for Odysseus by Clemence McLaren
6. Yes Man by Danny Wallace
7. Between Mom and Jo by Julie Anne Peters
8. Beast by Donna Jo Napoli

DONE! (3/24/11)


message 13: by readmuchrunfar (last edited Mar 08, 2011 08:33PM) (new)

readmuchrunfar Whoo-hoo, let's see if I can make it three for three!

1. Third on TBR (actually, 30th): The Professor and the Madman (Simon Winchester)
2. Third in series: The Song of Rhiannon (Evangeline Walton)DONE
3. Set in spring: Silent Spring (Rachel Carson)
4. Green on cover: The Golden Bough (Sir James George Frazer)
5. Recently added: The Inheritance of Loss (Kiran Desai)
6. M in title: The Island of the Mighty (Evangeline Walton)
7. Released or added 3 years ago: The Tower of Beowulf (Parke Godwin) Disclaimer: I couldn't find any books this new lying around and I didn't have Goodreads three years ago, so I'm just going to read something that's been hanging around a good long while.
8. Your pick: Into the Forest (Jean Hegland)DONE


message 14: by [deleted user] (last edited Mar 24, 2011 08:28PM) (new)

1. The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory

2. Baby Proof by Emily Giffin

3. The Beginning of Spring by Penelope Fitzgerald

4. Second Chance by Jane Green

5. The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

6. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

7. World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks

8. Once Upon Stilettos by Shanna Swendson

Done!


message 15: by Heather (last edited Mar 31, 2011 06:04PM) (new)

Heather (luvmy4brats)



BOOK 1: Dark Road to Darjeeling (#4, Lady Julia Grey) by Deanna Raybourn ~ Finished 03/14

BOOK 2: Silent on the Moor (#3, Lady Julia Grey) by Deanna Raybourn ~ Finished 03/12

BOOK 3: The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen ~ Finished 03/31

BOOK 4: An Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor ~ Finished 03/17

BOOK 5: Tuesday Tells it Slant by Holly Christine ~ Finished 03/21

BOOK 6: River Marked (#6, Mercy Thompson) by Patricia Briggs ~ Finished 03/20

BOOK 7: Silent in the Sanctuary (#2, Lady Julia Grey) by Deanna Raybourn ~ Finished 03/10

BOOK 8: Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne ~ Finished 03/24

Dark Road to Darjeeling (Lady Julia, #4) by Deanna Raybourn Silent on the Moor (Lady Julia, #3) by Deanna Raybourn The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen An Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor Tuesday Tells it Slant by Holly Christine River Marked (Mercedes Thompson, #6) by Patricia Briggs Silent in the Sanctuary (Lady Julia, #2) by Deanna Raybourn Journey to the Center of the Earth (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) by Jules Verne


message 16: by Denae (last edited Mar 06, 2011 06:23PM) (new)

Denae (whimsicalmeerkat) Gonna give this a shot, although I'm actually reading quite a bit already this month. I may be able to count one or more that I've read, I'll check and update as I go.

1. Contains a 3-0 combination on to-read list: will be Parrot and Olivier in America (3) or A Gate at the Stairs (33) or The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (303)

2. Third in series: TBD - probably something by Marion Chesney or sci-fi Enlightening Delilah

3. Set in spring: haven't a clue at the moment

4. Green on cover: (for some reason I'm reading a bunch of stuff with red covers right now...) Stolen World: A Tale of Reptiles, Smugglers, and Skulduggery

5. Recently added to to-read list: TBD Parrot and Olivier in America

6. M in title or author's name: The Wasp Factory by Iain M. Banks or Nova Swing by M. John Harrison

7. Released, added or purchased 3 years ago: TBD The Forever War

8. Your pick: White Noise or Solar


message 17: by Chad James (last edited Mar 30, 2011 12:55PM) (new)

Chad James




1. T.D. McKinney - A Matter Of Necessity READ 3/23/11

2. Julia London - A Light at Winter's End READ 3/26/2011

3. TBA (Should have been more specific on this pick for us)

4. TBD

5. Lynn Hagen - Maverick's Mate READ 3/30/11

6. Leslie Tentler - Midnight Caller READ 3/7/11

7. Lisa Marie Davis - Loving LucasREAD 3/12/11

8. Erica Spindler - Blood Vines READ 3/6/11


message 18: by Lily (last edited Mar 04, 2011 11:49AM) (new)

Lily (lilithesque) 1/8 Complete March challenge

1. 3rd on TBR: WOLFSBANE

2. 3rd in a series: IRON CROWNED

3. Set in spring. TBD

4. Green on cover: GREEN EYED DEMON

5. Recent addion to TBR list: RIGHT HAND MAGIC

6. M in title: MERCY BLADE

7. Released 3 years ago: MADHOUSE (Feb 2008)

8. My pick. GIEST ****

Wolfsbane (Sianim, #4)(Aralorn, #2) by Patricia Briggs Iron Crowned (Dark Swan, #3) by Richelle Mead Green Eyed Demon (Sabina Kane, #3) by Jaye Wells Right Hand Magic (Golgotham, #1) by Nancy A. Collins Mercy Blade (Jane Yellowrock, #3) by Faith Hunter Madhouse (Cal Leandros, #3) by Rob Thurman Geist (Book of the Order, #1) by Philippa Ballantine


message 19: by N.L. (new)

N.L. Riviezzo (nlriviezzo) 8/8 Read Done!

All About 3Dark Embers
Third Time's The CharmIron Crowned
SpringThe Witches of Dixie
GreenUnseen
New To ListThe Mating
MMagic Bites
3 YearsDark Needs at Night's Edge
PickWicked Deeds on a Winter's Night

Dark Embers (Dragon's Heat, #1) by Tessa AdamsIron Crowned (Dark Swan, #3) by Richelle MeadThe Witches of Dixie (Witchery, #1) by Laura StampsUnseen (Outcast Season, #3) by Rachel CaineThe Mating by Nicky CharlesMagic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1) by Ilona AndrewsDark Needs at Night's Edge (Immortals After Dark, #5) by Kresley ColeWicked Deeds on a Winter's Night (Immortals After Dark, #4) by Kresley Cole



message 20: by Clare (new)

Clare P (heidelbergerin) | 33 comments Sorry I'm late posting my list! This is supposed to be 'catch up month' as well!
OK here goes:
1. The Snowman by Jo Nesbo
2. The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
3. Little Women by Louisa M Alcott
4. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
5. Sister by Rosamund Lupton
6. The Talented Mr Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
7. The Elected Member by Bernice Rubens
8. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
9. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
10. Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
11. Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë
12. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
13. The Hobbit by J R R Tolkien


message 21: by Debbie The Book Vixen (last edited Mar 23, 2011 10:00AM) (new)

Debbie The Book Vixen (goodreadscomdebbiethebookvixen) February Reads:
1. Awaken (House of Night) - DONE
2. Night Star - Immortals
3. Tweak - Nic Sheff - DONE
4. Feast of Fools - DONE
MARCH READS:
1. The Host
2. Storm Front
3. Legacies - DONE
4. 13 to Life - DONE


message 22: by Lily (new)

Lily (lilithesque) 4/8 Complete March challenge

1. 3rd on TBR: WOLFSBANE

2. 3rd in a series: IRON CROWNED ***

3. Set in spring. TBD

4. Green on cover: GREEN EYED DEMON ***

5. Recent addion to TBR list: RIGHT HAND MAGIC Now starting

6. M in title: MERCY BLADE

7. Released 3 years ago: MADHOUSE (Feb 2008)

8. My pick. GIEST ****

Wolfsbane (Sianim, #4)(Aralorn, #2) by Patricia Briggs Iron Crowned (Dark Swan, #3) by Richelle Mead Green-Eyed Demon (Sabina Kane, #3) by Jaye Wells Right Hand Magic (Golgotham, #1) by Nancy A. Collins Mercy Blade (Jane Yellowrock, #3) by Faith Hunter Madhouse (Cal Leandros, #3) by Rob Thurman Geist (Book of the Order, #1) by Philippa Ballantine


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