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message 1: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments I think I will try to read 75 books this year for my 2009 book challenge---I can't wait!!!


message 2: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 1. Dead Girls Don’t Write Letters by Gail Giles
2. The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt
3. Trouble by Gary D. Schmidt
4. Playing in Traffic by Gail Giles
5. Me, the Missing, and the Dead by Jenny Valentine
6. Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan
7. Dark Secrets Legacy of Lies by Elizabeth Chandler (1/27/09



message 3: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 8. Girl Soldier by Faith McDonnell and Grace Akallo
9. The Missing Girl by Norma Fox Mazer (2/1/09)



message 4: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 10. Beautiful Boy by David Sheff
11. Hot Girl by Dream Jordan
12. Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
13. Response by Paul Volponi
14. Legacy of Lies by Elizabeth Chandler
15. Angelhead by Greg Bottoms (3/7/09)



message 5: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 16. Plain Janes by Cecil Castellucci
17. The Secret of Me by Meg Kearney
18. The Hand You’re Dealt – Paul Volponi
19. The Year My Sister Got Lucky – Aimee Friedman
20. The Soloist – Steve Lopez
21. Heartbeat – Sharon Creech
22. Boy at War – Harry Mazer
23. Code Talker – Joseph Bruchac
24. Son of the Mob – Gordon Korman
25. Ethan Suspended – Pamela Ehrenberg
26. Thirteen Reasons Why – Jay Asher (Apr 27)




message 6: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 27. Zen and the Art of Faking It – Jordan Sonneblick
28. Hunger Games – Suzanne Collins
29. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas- Boyne
30. Shiver – Maggie Stienfgaver
31. Beige – Cecil Castellucci
32. Raven- Alison Van Diepen
33. The Wednesday Letters by Jason Wright
34. Catching Fire – Suzanne Collins
35. Willow by Julia Hoban
36. Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick
37. Jumped – Rita Williams Garcia
38. Columbine – Dave Cullen (6/21/09)



message 7: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 39. Tell No One – Harlan Coben
40. The Woods – Harlan Coben
41. Perfect You by Elizabeth Scott
42. Rikers High by Paul Volponi
43. Something Maybe by Elizabeth Scott
44. After Tupac and D Foster by Katherine Woodson
45. Cut by Patricia McCormick (July 11, 2009)



message 8: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments Sorry---the author for After Tupac and D Foster is JACQUELINE Woodson!My 44th book.


message 9: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 46. A Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life by Dana Reinhardt
47. Homestretch by Paul Volponi
48. Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
49. Bloom by Elizabeth Scott
50. Finger Lickin’ Fifteen by Janet Evanovich
51. Going Bovine by Libba Bray
52. Total Constant Order by Crissa Jean Chappell
53. Friction by E.R. Frank
54. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (August 8, 2009)




message 10: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments
55. The Wolf Steve Herrick
56. Beast by Donna Jo Napoli
57. 154th Street by Walter Dean Myers
58. Time Traveler’s Wife by Diane Niffenger (August 20, 2009



message 11: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 59. What I saw and How I lied by Judy Blundell
60. Black Box by Julie Schumacher
61. Stacie and Cole by RM Johnson
62. Safe by Susan Shaw
63. Split by Swati Avasthi
64. Choices by Katrina Burchett
65. Because I am Furniture by Thalia Chaltas
66. Things Change by Patrick Jones (September 27, 2009)



message 12: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 67. Finding Katie – Beatrice Sparks
68. No Way Out – Peggy Kerns
69. If I Stay – Gayle Forman
70. Waiting for Normal- Leslie Connot
71. The Underneath- Kathi Appelt
72. Impossible by Nancy Werlin
73. My Father’s Son by Terri Fields
74. Sweethearts by Sara Zarr (October 22, 2009)



message 13: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments YES!!!! I got to 75 books
75. Retaliation by Yasmin Shiraz
76. Stitches by David Small
77. The Human Body by Connie Jankowski
78. The Human Head by Kathy Allen
79. Hinduism by Natalie M. Rosinsky
80. Motorcycles: the Ins and Outs of Superbikes, Choppers, and Other Motorcycles. By Jeff C. Young
81. Secret American Places: From UFO Crash Sites to Government Hideouts by Nel Yomtov
82. Barack Obama by Don Nardo
83. Virtual Danger: Staying Safe Online by Anne K. Brown
84. Zac Effron by Sheila Griffin Llanas
85. How to Draw Cool Fashions. By Kathryn Clay
86. Hope: A Story of Change in Obama’s America. By Eric Stevens (Nov 3, 2009)




message 14: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 87. Far From You by Lisa Schroeder
88. I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder
89. Destroy All Cars by Blake Nelson
90. Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott
91. Mexican White Boy by Matt de la Pena
92. Liar by Justine Labastier
93. Wish You Were Dead by Todd Strasser
94. Promise Me by Harlan Coben (Dec 2, 2009)



message 15: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments 95. Wake by Lisa McMann
96. Nailed by Patrick Jones
97. The Death of Jayson Porter by Jaime Adoff
98. Serving Urban Teens by Paula Brehm Heeger
99. The Brothers Torres by Coert Vorhees
100. How to Say Goodbye in Robot by Natalie Standiford
101. Just Another Hero by Sharon Draper
102. Wait For Me by An Na (Accomplished more than the 75 books—now onto my 2010 Challenge!!!)




message 16: by bjneary (new)

bjneary | 121 comments Here is my total 2090 book challenge---mostly YA novels and some adult--enjoy!
2009 Good Reads Book Challenge
1. Dead Girls Don’t Write Letters by Gail Giles
2. The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt
3. Trouble by Gary D. Schmidt
4. Playing in Traffic by Gail Giles
5. Me, the Missing, and the Dead by Jenny Valentine
6. Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan
7. Dark Secrets Legacy of Lies by Elizabeth Chandler (1/27/09)
8. Girl Soldier by Faith McDonnell and Grace Akallo
9. The Missing Girl by Norma Fox Mazer (2/1/09)
10. Beautiful Boy by David Sheff
11. Hot Girl by Dream Jordan
12. Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
13. Response by Paul Volponi
14. Legacy of Lies by Elizabeth Chandler
15. Angelhead by Greg Bottoms (3/7/09)
16. Plain Janes by Cecil Castellucci
17. The Secret of Me by Meg Kearney
18. The Hand You’re Dealt – Paul Volponi
19. The Year My Sister Got Lucky – Aimee Friedman
20. The Soloist – Steve Lopez
21. Heartbeat – Sharon Creech
22. Boy at War – Harry Mazer
23. Code Talker – Joseph Bruchac
24. Son of the Mob – Gordon Korman
25. Ethan Suspended – Pamela Ehrenberg
26. Thirteen Reasons Why – Jay Asher (Apr 27)
27. Zen and the Art of Faking It – Jordan Sonneblick
28. Hunger Games – Suzanne Collins
29. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas- Boyne
30. Shiver – Maggie Stienfgaver
31. Beige – Cecil Castellucci
32. Raven- Alison Van Diepen
33. The Wednesday Letters by Jason Wright
34. Catching Fire – Suzanne Collins
35. Willow by Julia Hoban
36. Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick
37. Jumped – Rita Williams Garcia
38. Columbine – Dave Cullen (6/21/09)
39. Tell No One – Harlan Coben
40. The Woods – Harlan Coben
41. Perfect You by Elizabeth Scott
42. Rikers High by Paul Volponi
43. Something Maybe by Elizabeth Scott
44. After Tupac and D Foster by Katherine Woodson
45. Cut by Patricia McCormick (July 11, 2009)
46. A Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life by Dana Reinhardt
47. Homestretch by Paul Volponi
48. Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
49. Bloom by Elizabeth Scott
50. Finger Lickin’ Fifteen by Janet Evanovich
51. Going Bovine by Libba Bray
52. Total Constant Order by Crissa Jean Chappell
53. Friction by E.R. Frank
54. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (August 8, 2009)
55. The Wolf Steve Herrick
56. Beast by Donna Jo Napoli
57. 154th Street by Walter Dean Myers
58. Time Traveler’s Wife by Diane Niffenegger (August 20, 2009
59. What I saw and How I lied by Judy Blundell
60. Black Box by Julie Schumacher
61. Stacie and Cole by RM Johnson
62. Safe by Susan Shaw
63. Split by Swati Avasthi
64. Choices by Katrina Burchett
65. Because I am Furniture by Thalia Chaltas
66. Things Change by Patrick Jones (September 27, 2009)
67. Finding Katie – Beatrice Sparks
68. No Way Out – Peggy Kerns
69. If I Stay – Gayle Forman
70. Waiting for Normal- Leslie Connor
71. The Underneath- Kathi Appelt
72. Impossible by Nancy Werlin
73. My Father’s Son by Terri Fields
74. Sweethearts by Sara Zarr (October 22, 2009)
75. Retaliation by Yasmin Shiraz
76. Stitches by David Small
77. The Human Body by Connie Jankowski
78. The Human Head by Kathy Allen
79. Hinduism by Natalie M. Rosinsky
80. Motorcycles: the Ins and Outs of Superbikes, Choppers, and Other Motorcycles. By Jeff C. Young
81. Secret American Places: From UFO Crash Sites to Government Hideouts by Nel Yomtov
82. Barack Obama by Don Nardo
83. Virtual Danger: Staying Safe Online by Anne K. Brown
84. Zac Effron by Sheila Griffin Llanas
85. How to Draw Cool Fashions. By Kathryn Clay
86. Hope: A Story of Change in Obama’s America. By Eric Stevens (Nov 3, 2009)
87. Far From You by Lisa Schroeder
88. I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder
89. Destroy All Cars by Blake Nelson
90. Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott
91. Mexican White Boy by Matt de la Pena
92. Liar by Justine Labastier
93. Wish You Were Dead by Todd Strasser
94. Promise Me by Harlan Coben (Dec 2, 2009)
95. Wake by Lisa McMann
96. Nailed by Patrick Jones
97. The Death of Jayson Porter by Jaime Adoff
98. Serving Urban Teens by Paula Brehm Heeger
99. The Brothers Torres by Coert Vorhees
100. How to Say Goodbye in Robot by Natalie Standiford
101. Just Another Hero by Sharon Draper
102. Wait For Me by An Na (Accomplished more than the 75 books—now onto my 2010 Challenge!!!)




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