Reading challenges 2015.

Challenges 2012.
Challenges 2013.
Challenges 2014.
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Hosted by: So obessed with & Belle of the Literati. Any genre, length or format of book counts, as long as it's a re-read.

Planning to reread:
1. Juliet Marillier - Daughter of the forest.
2. Juliet Marillier - Son of the shadows.
3. Juliet Marillier - Child of the prophecy.
4. Marissa Meyer - Cinder.
5. Marissa Meyer - Scarlet.
6. Marissa Meyer - Cress.
7. Jodi Lynn Anderson - Tiger Lily.
8. A.C Gaughen - Lady Thief.
9. Robin LaFevers - Grave Mercy.
10. Markus Zusak - The book thief.
11. J.K Rowling - Harry Potter.

Progress.
1. Lewis Carroll - Alice in Wonderland.

2. Robin LaFevers - Grave mercy.
3. J.K Rowling - HP and the sorcerer's stone.
4. Marissa Meyer - Cinder.
5. Marissa Meyer - Scarlet.
6. A.C Gaughen - Lady Thief.

7. J.K Rowling - HP and the chamber of secrets.
8. J.K Rowling - HP and the prisoner of Azkaban.
9. Sarah J. Maas - Heir of fire.
10. Erika Johanson - The queen of the Tearling.
11. Marissa Meyer - Cress.


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The Daily ProphecyHosted by The Daily Prophecy.  It's okay to read other retellings, you can re-read books and cross-link them to other challenges.  Spread the world with hashtag #fairytaleRC.

There are 6 different levels you can aim for:
-Prince Charming: 1 – 4.
-Magic mirror: 5 - 9.
-Big bad wolf: 10 – 15.
-The wise princess: 16 – 20.
-Wicked fairy Godmother: 21 – 25.
-Bluebeard: you are killing it! 26+.

Progress.
1. Merrie Haskell - The princess curse.
2. Sarah J. Maas - A court of thorns and roses.
3. Carlo Collodi - Pinocchio.
4. Christopher Healy - The hero's guide to saving your kingdom.
5. Lewis Carroll - Alice in Wonderland & through the looking glass.
6. Stacey Jay - Princess of thorns.
7. Marissa Meyer - Fairest.
8. Jessica Paige - Chasing ravens.
9. R.C Lewis - Stitching Snow.
10. Claire Legrand - Winterspell.
11. Cat Hellisen - Beastkeeper.
12. Alethea Kontis - Dearest.
13. Marissa Meyer - Cinder.
13. Liesl Shurtliff - Jack: the true story.
14. Marissa Meyer - Scarlet.
15. Shari Arnold - Neverland.
16.  Rosamund Hodge - Crimson bound.
17. Naomi Novik - Uprooted.
18. Eowyn Ivey - The snow child.
19. Alex Flinn - Mirrored.
20. A.C Gaughen - Lady Thief.
21. A.C Gaughen - Lion heart.
22. Renee Ahdieh - The wrath and the dawn.
23. McCormick Templeman - The glass casket.
24. Serena Valentino - The beast within.
25. Stacey Jay - Princess of thorns.
26. Sarah McGuire - Valiant.
27. Heidi Schultz - The pirate code.
28. Jenni James - The frog prince.
29. John Connolly - The book of lost things.
30. Betsy Cornwell - Mechanica.
31. Margaret Haddix - Just Ella.
32. Marissa Meyer - Cress.
33. Marissa Meyer - Winter.
            
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Hosted by: Bookish. The books must have been released before 2015. (I'm going to cheat and just read my TBR pile)


1-10 A Firm Handshake
11-20 A Friendly Hug
21-30 First Kiss
31-40 Sweet Summer Fling
41-50 Could This Be Love?
50+ Married with Children

Progress:
1. Merrie Haskell - The princess curse.
2. Abigail Haas - Dangerous boys.
3. 
Christopher Healy - The hero's guide to saving your kingdom.
4. Patrick Rothfuss - The name of the wind.
5. Victoria Schwab - The Archived.
6. Stacey Jay - Princess of thorns.
7. Marissa Meyer - Fairest.
8 Sharon Biggs Waller - A mad, wicked folly.
9. Juliet Marillier - Dreamer's pool.
10. R.C Lewis - Stitching Snow.
11. Claire Legrand - Winterspell.
12. Victoria Schwab - A darker shade of magic.
13. Cat Hellisen - Beastkeeper.
14. Ransom Riggs - Hollow city.
15. Jodi Meadows - The orphan queen.
16. J.K Rowling - The casual vacancy. 
17. Shannon Hale - Princess academy.
18. V.E Schwab - Vicious.
19. Eowyn Ivey - The snow child.
20. Holly Black - The darkest part of the forest.
21. Susan Ee - End of days.
22. A.C Gaughen - Lion heart.
23. Renee Ahdieh - The wrath and the dawn.
24. McCormick Templeman - The glass casket.
25. Elizabeth Wein - Code name Verity.
26. S.E Grove - The glass sentence.
27. Becky Wallace - The storyspinner.
28. Kelly Barnhill - Iron-hearted Violet.
29. Sarah McGuire - Valiant.
30. John Connolly - The book of lost things.
31. Jenny Han - To all the boys I've loved before.
32. Sarah J. Maas - Queen of Shadows.
33. Leigh Bardugo - Six of Crows.
34. Margaret Haddix - Just Ella.
35. Victoria Schwab - The Unbound.
36. Marissa Meyer - Winter.
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You have to challenge yourself to read a certain number of fantasy books. There will be giveaways and you can gain bonus entries. Spread the world with the hashtag #flightsoffantasy.

If there is one thing I love, it's fantasy. I've read quite some fantasy books last year, so I'm going to challenge myself to read at least 30 fantasy books.


Possible ideas:
1. Brandon Sanderson - Mistborn.
2. Scott Lynch - The lies of Locke Lamore.
3. Patrick Rothfuss - The name of the wind.
4. Cinda Williams Chima - The demon king.
5. Tamora Pierce - Alanna.
. Jay Kristoff - Stormdancer.
7. Garth Nix - Sabriel.
8. Juliet Marillier - Shadowfell.
9. Maria Snyder - Touch of power.
10. Trudi Canavan - The magicians' guild.

Progress.
1. Sarah J. Maas - A court of thorns and roses.
2. Patrick Rothfuss - The name of the wind.
3. Noelle Stevenson - Nimona.
4. Victoria Schwab - The archived.
5. Maria V. Snyder - Shadow study.
6. Juliet Marillier - Dreamer's pool.
7. Victoria Schwab - A darker shade of magic.
8.  J.A White - The thickety: the whispering trees.
9. Jodi Meadows - The orphan queen.
10. Paul Durham - The fork-tongue charmers.
11. Maria Headley - Magonia.
12. Gail Carson Levine - A tale of two castles.
13. Lori M. Lee - Gates of thread and stone.
14. J.K Rowling - HP and the sorcerer's stone.
15. Leah Cypess - Deadmarked.
16. Danielle L. Jensen - Hidden huntress.
17. Virginia Boecker - The witch hunter.
18. V.E Schwab - Vicious.
19. Holly Black - The darkest part of the forest.
20. Gail Carson Levine - Stolen magi.
21. Sherry Thomas - The immortal heights.
22. Garth Nix - Newt's emerald.
23. S.E Grove - The glass sentence.
24. Becky Wallace - The storyspinner.
25. Kelly Barnhill - Iron-hearted Violet.
26. Gail Carson Levine - Ella Enchanted.
27. John Connolly - The book of lost things.
28. J.K Rowling - HP and the chamber of secrets.
29. J.K Rowling - HP and the prisoner of Azkaban.
30. Sarah J. Maas - Heir of fire.
31. Libba Bray - Lair of dreams.
32. Sarah J. Maas - Queen of Shadows.
33. Leigh Bardugo - Six of crows.
34. Erika Johanson - The queen of the Tearling.
35. Erika Johanson - The invasion of the Tearling.


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This is my personal challenge. I hope to finish at least 10 series.


Progress.
1. Mary E. Pearson - Jenna Fox Chronicles (3)
2. Lewis Carroll - Alice in Wonderland & through the looking glass. (2)
3. Leah Cypess - Death marked (2)
4. Anne Blankman - Prisoner of night and fog (2)
5. Susan Ee - Penryn and the end of days (3)
6. Gail Carson Levine - A tale of two castles (2)
7. Sherry Thomas - Elemental trilogy (3)
8. A.C Gaughen - Scarlet (3)
9. Heidi Schultz - Hook's revenge (2)
10. Marissa Meyer - The Lunar Chronicles (4)
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2 comments:

  1. I love challenges! I'm participating in the TBR Reading Challenge by Bookish. I'll have to check out the other ones! Here's my link to my post!
    http://t.co/x933CuIIyy
    xo Steph @ In Wonderland

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  2. Though I didn't sign up for a series challenge this year, I'm hoping to knock some series off of my list too. Hope you have a wonderful reading year!

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