2016 READING CHALLENGES

GOODREADS

I’ve pledged to read 30 books this year. Here’s the list so far:
bold = favourite

  1. The Wicked Will Rise (Dorothy Must Die, #2) by Danielle Paige
  2. Panic by Lauren Oliver
  3. Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
  4. Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo
  5. The Tailor (The Grisha, #1.5) by Leigh Bardugo
  6. Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke
  7. The Mime Order (The Bone Season #2) by Samantha Shannon
  8. 10% Happier by Dan Harris
  9. Yellow Brick War (Dorothy Must Die #3) by Danielle Paige *DNF
  10. Obsidian (Lux #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  11. The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman
  12. Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo
  13. A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas
  14. The Last Star (The 5th Wave #3) by Rick Yancey
  15. Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella
  16. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Harry Potter #1) by J.K. Rowling
  17. The Song of Orpheus by Tracy Barrett
  18. A Night in with Audrey Hepburn (Libby Lomax #1) by Lucy Holliday
  19. A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) by Sarah J. Maas
  20. The Hidden Oracle (Trials of Apollo #1) by Rick Riordan
  21. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter #2) by J.K. Rowling
  22. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
  23. Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
  24. Scariest Stories Ever Told by Roberta Simpson Brown
  25. A Thousand Nights (A Thousand Nights #1) by E.K. Johnston
  26. Shadows and Dreams (ReMade #1.1) by Matthew Cody
  27. My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows
  28. Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns #1) by Kendare Blake
  29. Halloween Night by R.L. Stine
  30. Halloween Night II by R.L. Stine
  31. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter #3) by J.K. Rowling
  32. The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling
  33. Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leigh Bardugo
  34. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling
  35. A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1) by V.E. Schwab
  36. Six of Crows (Six of Crows #1) by Leigh Bardugo
  37. Let It Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson, Lauren Myracle
  38. Gemina (The Illuminae Files #2) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
  39. Animal Farm by George Orwell

FALL BOOKISH BINGO

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Retelling: The Hidden Oracle (Trials of Apollo #1) by Rick Riordan
Weapon on Cover: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter #2) by J.K. Rowling
Stand-alone: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
Back List: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Creepy Cover: Scariest Stories Ever Told by Roberta Simpson Brown
Purple Cover: A Thousand Nights (A Thousand Nights #1) by E.K. Johnston
Multi POV: My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows
Black Cover: Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns #1) by Kendare Blake
Revenge: Halloween Night by R.L. Stine
Animal on Cover: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter #3) by J.K. Rowling
Short Story: The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling
Fall Release: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling

RETELLING CHALLENGE ’16

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This one I signed up pretty late and when my blog name was still @bookviesland. I’ll continue with this challenge though.

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Goal: Goose Girl (5-9 books)

  • The Wicked Will Rise (Dorothy Must Die, #2) by Danielle Paige *The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  • The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman *Sleeping Beauty & Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  • A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas *Beauty and the Beast
  • A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas *Hades and Persephone 
  • The Hidden Oracle (Trials of Apollo #1) by Rick Riordan *Greek mythology
  • A Thousand Nights (A Thousand Nights #1) by E.K. Johnston *A Thousand and One Nights
  • My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows *Lady Jane Grey