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2016 Challenges

2016 Challenges

This is a page where I will showcase all of my 2016 challenges. I plan to read at least three books each week in 2016, which adds up to 156 books. Feel free to let me know which challenges you are participating in this year. Happy reading for 2016!



My goal: 1-15 books per year - New Release Newbie
COMPLETED

Completed: 33

Identity Crisis Thief of Lies (Library Jumpers, #1) The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals, #1) Marked Nora & Kettle (Paper Stars #1)
A Daring Sacrifice (An Uncertain Choice, #2) Lights of Aurora (The Stone Legacy, #3) Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone, #5) Siren's Song (Storm Siren, #3) The Love That Split the World
Emerge Artificial (The Kepler Chronicles #1) Where Futures End The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen, #1) The Keeper of the Mist
Alice In Wonderland #1 (Alice In Wonderland: 1) I.D. Star Trek: Starfleet Academy Limbo And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1)
Tales from the Front (Air Awakens, #2.5) Warship Jolly Roger #1 Dark Dreams and Dead Things (Dead Things, #2) Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening Earth's End (Air Awakens, #3)
Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens, #5) Devolution Stars Above (The Lunar Chronicles, #4.5) Dispocalypse
A Mortal Song The Angel Knights (The Angel Knights, #0) The Chosen Knights (The Angel Knights, #1)
Thief of Lies (Library Jumpers #1) by Brenda Drake
The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals #1) by Michelle Madow
Marked by Laura Williams McCaffrey
Nora & Kettle (Paper Stars #1) by Lauren Nicolle Taylor
A Daring Sacrifice (An Uncertain Choice #2) by Jody Hedlund
Lights of Aurora (The Stone Legacy #3) by Theresa DaLayne
Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone #5) by Annette Marie
Siren's Song (The Storm Siren Trilogy #3) by Mary Weber
The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry
Emerge (Mer Chronicles #1) by Tobie Easton
Artificial (The Kepler Chronicles #1) by Jadah McCoy
Where Futures End by Parker Peevyhouse
The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1) by Alison Goodman
The Keeper of the Mist by Rachel Neumeier
Alice in Wonderland #1 (Alice in Wonderland #1) (Manga) by Jun Abe
I.D. by Emma Ríos
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy by Mike Johnson, Ryan Parrott
Limbo (Limbo #1-6) by Dan Watters
And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) by Kiersten White
Tales From the Front (Air Awakens #2.5) by Elise Kova
Warship Jolly Roger #1 by Sylvain Runberg
Dark Dreams and Dead Things (Dead Things #2) by Martina McAtee
Monstress Vol. 1: Awakening (Monstress (Collected Editions) #1) by Marjorie M. Liu
Earth's End (Air Awakens #3) by Elise Kova
Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova
Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens #5) by Elise Kova
Devolution by Rick Remender, Jonathan Wayshak, Jae Lee
Stars Above (The Lunar Chronicles #4.5) by Marissa Meyer
Dispocalypse by Michael A. Rothman


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My goal: 50+ Married with Children

Completed: 31

Books read for challenge:
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee
World After (Penryn & the End of Days #2) by Susan Ee
End of Days (Penryn & the End of Days #3) by Susan Ee
First & Then by Emma Mills
Unwind (Unwind Dystology #1) by Neal Shusterman
Soundless by Richelle Mead
UnWholly (Unwind Dystology #2) by Neal Shusterman
UnSouled (Unwind Dystology #3) by Neal Shusterman
UnDivided (Unwind Dystology #4) by Neal Shusterman
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo
Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leigh Bardugo
Six of Crows (Six of Crows #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Mayan Blood (The Stone Legacy #1) by Theresa DaLayne
Interlude (The Stone Legacy #2) by Theresa DaLayne
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie
Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone #2) by Annette Marie
Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone #3.5) by Annette Marie
Yield the Night (Steel & Stone #3) by Annette Marie
Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone #4) by Annette Marie
Storm Siren (The Storm Siren Trilogy #1) by Mary Weber
Siren's Fury (The Storm Siren Trilogy #2) by Mary Weber
Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious #1) by Sara Wolf
Air Awakens (Air Awakens #1) by Elise Kova
Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2) by Elise Kova
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas
Stormdancer (The Lotus War #1) by Jay Kristoff
Ink and Bone (The Great Library #1) by Rachel Caine
Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas
Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things (Dead Things #1) by Martina McAtee





My goal: at least one series for every month of 2016

Series Completed: 7

Books read for challenge:

JANUARY
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1) World After (Penryn & the End of Days, #2) End of Days (Penryn and the End of Days, #3)
Unwind (Unwind, #1) UnWholly (Unwind, #2) UnSouled (Unwind, #3) UnDivided (Unwind, #4)
UnWholly (Unwind Dystology #2) by Neal Shusterman
UnSouled (Unwind Dystology #3) by Neal Shusterman
UnDivided (Unwind Dystology #4) by Neal Shusterman

FEBRUARY
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2) Ruin and Rising (The Grisha, #3)
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo
Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leigh Bardugo

MARCH
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone, #1) Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone, #2) Yield the Night (Steel & Stone, #3) Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone, #3.5) Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone, #4) Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone, #5)
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie
Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone #2) by Annette Marie
Yield the Night (Steel & Stone #3) by Annette Marie
Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone #3.5) by Annette Marie
Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone #4) by Annette Marie
Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone #5) by Annette Marie

Storm Siren (Storm Siren, #1) Siren's Fury (Storm Siren, #2) Siren's Song (Storm Siren, #3)
Storm Siren (The Storm Siren Trilogy #1) by Mary Weber
Siren's Fury (The Storm Siren Trilogy #2) by Mary Weber
Siren's Song (The Storm Siren Trilogy #3) by Mary Weber

APRIL, MAY, JUNE
None. Went into hospital with pneumonia.

JULY
Air Awakens (Air Awakens, #1) Fire Falling (Air Awakens, #2) Tales from the Front (Air Awakens, #2.5) Earth's End (Air Awakens, #3) Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens, #5)
Air Awakens (Air Awakens #1) by Elise Kova
Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2) by Elise Kova
Tales From the Front (Air Awakens #2.5) by Elise Kova
Earth's End (Air Awakens #3) by Elise Kova
Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova
Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens #5) by Elise Kova

Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (Dead Things, #1) Dark Dreams and Dead Things (Dead Things, #2)
Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things (Dead Things #1) by Martina McAtee
Dark Dreams and Dead Things (Dead Things #2) by Martina McAtee

AUGUST




My goal: 30 Fantasy Books
COMPLETED

Completed: 49

Books read for challenge: 
Soundless by Richelle Mead
The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals #1) by Michelle Madow
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Stars Above (The Lunar Chronicles #4.5) by Marissa Meyer
Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo
Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leigh Bardugo
Six of Crows (Six of Crows #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Mayan Blood (The Stone Legacy #1) by Theresa DaLayne
Interlude (The Stone Legacy #2) by Theresa DaLayne
Lights of Aurora (The Stone Legacy #3) by Theresa DaLayne
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie
Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone #2) by Annette Marie
Yield the Night (Steel & Stone #3) by Annette Marie
Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone #3.5) by Annette Marie
Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone #4) by Annette Marie
Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone #5) by Annette Marie
Storm Siren (The Storm Siren Trilogy #1) by Mary Weber
Siren's Fury (The Storm Siren Trilogy #2) by Mary Weber
Siren's Song (The Storm Siren Trilogy #3) by Mary Weber
The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry
Emerge (Mer Chronicles #1) by Tobie Easton
Where Futures End by Parker Peevyhouse
The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1) by Alison Goodman
The Keeper of the Mist by Rachel Neumeier
Alice in Wonderland #1 (Alice in Wonderland #1) (Manga) by Jun Abe
Limbo (Limbo #1-6) by Dan Watters
And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) by Kiersten White
Air Awakens (Air Awakens #1) by Elise Kova
Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2) by Elise Kova
Tales From the Front (Air Awakens #2.5) by Elise Kova
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas
Stormdancer (The Lotus War #1) by Jay Kristoff
Ink and Bone (The Great Library #1) by Rachel Caine
Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas
Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things (Dead Things #1) by Martina McAtee
Monstress Vol. 1: Awakening (Monstress (Collected Editions) #1) by Marjorie M. Liu
Earth's End (Air Awakens #3) by Elise Kova
Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova
Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens #5) by Elise Kova
Dispocalypse by Michael A. Rothman
A Mortal Song by Megan Crewe
The Angel Knights (The Angel Knights #0.5) by Mary Ting
The Chosen Knights (The Angel Knights #1) by Mary Ting
Kings or Pawns (Steps of Power: The Kings #1) by J.J. Sherwood




Falling For YA

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My goal: Silver - 25 Books

Completed: 17

Books read for challenge: 
The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals, #1) Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone, #1) Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone, #2) Yield the Night (Steel & Stone, #3) Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious, #1)
Artificial (The Kepler Chronicles #1) Alice In Wonderland #1 (Alice In Wonderland: 1) I.D. Star Trek: Starfleet Academy Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Enemies Old, Enemies New
Limbo And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) Warship Jolly Roger #1 Ink and Bone (The Great Library, #1) Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening
Devolution Dispocalypse
The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals #1) by Michelle Madow
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie
Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone #2) by Annette Marie
Yield the Night (Steel & Stone #3) by Annette Marie
Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious #1) by Sara Wolf
Artificial (The Kepler Chronicles #1) by Jadah McCoy
Alice in Wonderland #1 (Alice in Wonderland #1) (Manga) by Jun Abe
I.D. by Emma Ríos
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy by Mike Johnson, Ryan Parrott
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Enemies Old, Enemies New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #2) by Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz
Limbo (Limbo #1-6) by Dan Watters
And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) by Kiersten White

Warship Jolly Roger #1 by Sylvain Runberg
Ink and Bone (The Great Library #1) by Rachel Caine
Monstress Vol. 1: Awakening (Monstress (Collected Editions) #1) by Marjorie M. Liu
Devolution by Rick Remender, Jonathan Wayshak, Jae Lee
Dispocalypse by Michael A. Rothman


My Soul Called life

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Goal: At least 12 keywords, one for each month.
COMPLETED

Completed: 12

JANUARY
Keyword: Soul
UnSouled (Unwind, #3)
UnSouled (Unwind Dystology #3) by Neal Shusterman

FEBRUARY
Keyword: Love
The Love That Split the World
The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry

MARCH
Keyword: Darkness
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone, #1)
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie

APRIL
Keyword: One
First & Then
First & Then by Emma Mills

MAY
Keyword: Thief
Thief of Lies (Library Jumpers, #1)
Thief of Lies (Library Jumpers #1) by Brenda Drake


JUNE
Keyword: In
Alice In Wonderland #1 (Alice In Wonderland: 1)
Alice in Wonderland #1 (Alice in Wonderland #1) (Manga) by Jun Abe

JULY
Keyword: Day
The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen, #1)
The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1) by Alison Goodman

AUGUST
Keyword: Glass
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas

SEPTEMBER
Keyword: Wind
Air Awakens (Air Awakens, #1)
Air Awakens (Air Awakens #1) by Elise Kova

OCTOBER
Keyword: Storm
Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2)
Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo

NOVEMBER
Keyword: And
And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1)
And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga #1) by Kiersten White

DECEMBER
Keyword: End
Earth's End (Air Awakens, #3)
Earth's End (Air Awakens #3) by Elise Kova



The 2016 YA Scavenger Hunts will be exclusive to authors of YA contemporaries published in 2016, but for the challenge, you're welcome to read any contemporaries you'd like.

My goal: Peony - 11 - 15 books

Completed: 4

Mini-Challenges:
1) Read a contemporary from an author you've never heard of  Identity Crisis by Melissa Schorr
2) Read one that features mental illness Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
3) Read a contemporary book with only one (1) word as its title
4) Read one with watercolors on its cover First & Then by Emma Mills
5) Read one that you borrowed from the library
6) Read a contemporary novel with more than 400 pages
7) Read a contemporary book with a cover that features your favorite color
 8) Read a contemporary by a 2016 debut author
 9) Read a contemporary that's been on your TBR for 1+ year
10) Read a contemporary that starts with the same letter of your first name 
11) Read a contemporary that's a standalone
12) Read a contemporary recommended to you by someone else (friend, family member, blogger, etc.) Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious #1) by Sara Wolf

Mini Challenges Completed: 4

Books read for challenge:
Everything, Everything First & Then Identity Crisis Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious, #1)
Identity Crisis by Melissa Schorr
Love Me Never (Lovely Vicious #1) by Sara Wolf




My goal: Level 4 (Expert series reader) - Complete 7 or more series
COMPLETED

Series Completed: 7

Series read for this challenge:

1. Penryn and the End of Days - 3/3
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)


3. The Grisha - 3/3
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2) Ruin and Rising (The Grisha, #3)
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Siege and Storm (The Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo
Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leigh Bardugo
4. Steel & Stone - 5/5 + 1 Novella
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone, #1) Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone, #2) Yield the Night (Steel & Stone, #3) Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone, #3.5) Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone, #4) Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone, #5)
Chase the Dark (Steel & Stone #1) by Annette Marie
Bind the Soul (Steel & Stone #2) by Annette Marie
Yield the Night (Steel & Stone #3) by Annette Marie
Feed the Flames (Steel & Stone #3.5) by Annette Marie
Reap the Shadows (Steel & Stone #4) by Annette Marie
Unleash the Storm (Steel & Stone #5) by Annette Marie

5. Storm Siren Trilogy - 3/3
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)
Storm Siren (Storm Siren, #1) Siren's Fury (Storm Siren, #2) Siren's Song (Storm Siren, #3)
Storm Siren (The Storm Siren Trilogy #1) by Mary Weber
Siren's Fury (The Storm Siren Trilogy #2) by Mary Weber
Siren's Song (The Storm Siren Trilogy #3) by Mary Weber

6. Air Awakens - 5/5 + 1 Novella
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)
Air Awakens (Air Awakens, #1) Fire Falling (Air Awakens, #2) Tales from the Front (Air Awakens, #2.5) Earth's End (Air Awakens, #3) Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens, #5)
Air Awakens (Air Awakens #1) by Elise Kova
Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2) by Elise Kova
Tales From the Front (Air Awakens #2.5) by Elise Kova
Earth's End (Air Awakens #3) by Elise Kova
Water's Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova
Crystal Crowned (Air Awakens #5) by Elise Kova

7. Dead Things - 2/2
(0 books read in series prior to 2016)

1 comments:

  1. You have some great challenges going for 2016! Good luck reaching your goals.

    Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookviews

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