2012 Challenges

Below is a list of all the challenges I am taking on during 2012.

Challenge: 2012 Book Blogger Recommendation Challenge
Hosted by: Reading with Tequila
Sign-up post: here

Last year I failed the BBR miserably. This year I’m taking on considerably less books and hoping for success.

Book List:
Veronica Roth, Divergent
Stephanie Perkins, Anna and the French Kiss
Maria V Snyder, Poison Study
Sarah Dessen, This Lullaby
Cindy Pon, Silver Phoenix
Dia Reeves, Slice of Cherry
Lauren Oliver, Delirium
Josephine Angelini, Starcrossed
Ann Aguirre, Enclave
Lisa Genova, Still Alice
Mary E Pearson, The Adoration of Jenna Fox
Julie Ann Peters, Keeping You a Secret
JD Robb, Naked in Death
Patrick Ness, The Knife of Never Letting Go
Kristin Cashore, Fire

Challenge: Southern Literature Challenge
Hosted by: The Introverted Reader
Sign-up post: here

This is a new challenge for me. It’s a small one.

Book List:
Dorothy Allison, Bastard Out of Carolina
John Berendt, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
William Styron, Sophie’s Choice
Bette Greene, Summer of My German Soldier

Challenge: Getting Lost in a Comfortable Book
Hosted by: Book Dragon’s Lair
Sign-up page: here

Book List:
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
Sergei Lukyanenko, Nightwatch
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth
William Goldman, The Princess Bride
Janice A Thompson, Fools Rush In

Challenge: Zombie Reading Challenge 2012
Hosted by: Book Chick City
Sign-up page: here

Zombies!! Need I say more?

Book List:
Ilsa J Bick, Ashes
Isaac Marion, Warm Bodies
Max Brooks, World War Z
Madeleine Roux, Allison Hewitt Is Trapped
Jonathan Maberry, Patient Zero
Charlie Huston, Already Dead

Challenge: 12 Dystopian/Post-Apocalyptic in 12 Months
Hosted by: Rosey’s Review
Sign-up post: here

Book List:
Veronica Roth, Divergent
Lauren DeStefano, Wither
Ann Aguirre, Enclave
Lauren Oliver, Delirium
Catherine Fisher, Incarceron
Caragh M O’Brien, Birthmarked
Mary E Pearson, The Adoration of Jenna Fox
Richard Matheson, I Am Legend
Cameron Stracher, The Water Wars
Katie Kacvinsky, Awaken
Megan McCafferty, Bumped
Marie Lu, Legend

Challenge: 2012 TV Addict Reading Challenge
Hosted by: Belle’s Bookshelf
Sign-up post: here

Book List:
Sara Shephard, Pretty Little Liars series
Pretty Little Liars

Jeff Lindsay, Dexter series
Dearly Devoted Dexter
Dexter in the Dark
Dexter by Design
Dexter Is Delicious
Double Dexter

Cecily von Ziegesar, Gossip Girl series
Gossip Girl
You Know You Love Me
All I Want Is Everything
Because I’m Worth It
I Like It Like That
You’re the One That I Want
Nobody Does It Better
Nothing Can Keep Us Together
Only In Your Dreams
Would I Lie to You
Don’t You Forget About Me
It Had to Be You
I Will Always Love You

Challenge: 2012 Vampire Reading Challenge
Hosted by: Tales from the Crypt
Sign-up page: here

Vampires!! This challenge is a great excuse to read some series I’ve been meaning to catch up on.

Book List:
Stephen King, ‘Salem’s Lot
PC Cast, Marked
PC Cast, Betrayed
PC Cast, Chosen
PC Cast, Untamed
PC Cast, Hunted
PC Cast, Tempted
PC Cast, Burned
PC Cast, Awakened
PC Cast, Destined
Laurell K Hamilton, Guilty Pleasures
JR Ward, Lover Eternal
JR Ward, Lover Awakened
JR Ward, Lover Revealed
JR Ward, Lover Unbound
JR Ward, Lover Enshrined
JR Ward, Lover Avenged
JR Ward, Lover Mine
JR Ward, Lover Unleashed
JR Ward, Lover Reborn (2012)
Ellen Schreiber, Vampire Kisses
Scott Westerfeld, Peeps

Challenge: Serial Killers Reading Challenge 2012
Hosted by: Tea Time With Marce
Sign-up page: here

Last year, Marce hosted a Mary Higgins Clark challenge. This year, it’s serial killers. Marce is awesome.

Book List:
Erik Larson, The Devil in the White City
Chelsea Cain, Heartsick
Kathy Reichs, Deja Dead
Dan Wells, I Am Not a Serial Killer
Jeffery Deaver, The Bone Collector
Jeff Lindsay, Dearly Devoted Dexter
Jeff Lindsay, Dexter in the Dark
Jeff Lindsay, Dexter By Design
Jeff Lindsay, Dexter Is Delicious
Jeff Lindsay, Double Dexter


One thought on “2012 Challenges

  1. Thanks for signing up for the Southern Lit Challenge, and good luck with all your others! I hope you enjoy your choices!

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