Usagi’s challenges for 2013


Here are my challenges for 2013! They’ll be updated

THE 2013 DEBUT AUTHOR CHALLENGE :

* BOLD: What I’ve already read.
* NOT BOLD: What I want/plan to read.

In no particular order…

1. “CHANTRESS” BY AMY BUTLER GREENFIELD
2. “TIDES” BY BETSY CORNWELL
3. “MILA 2.0” BY DEBRA DRIZA
4. “THE MADMAN’S DAUGHTER” BY MEGAN SHEPHERD
5. “TAKEN” BY ERIN BOWMAN
6. “TRANSPARENT” BY NATALIE WHIPPLE
7. “THE SUMMER PRINCE” BY ALAYA DAWN JOHNSON
8. “REVOLUTION 19” BY GREGG ROSENBLUM
9. “BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA” BY APRIL GENEVIEVE TUCHOLKE
10. “CITY OF A THOUSAND DOLLS” BY MIRIAM FORESTER
11. “BLAZE” BY LAURIE BOYLE CROMPTON
12. “TOUCH OF DEATH” BY KELLY HASHWAY
13. “BROKEN” BY AE ROUGHT
14. “VENGEANCE BOUND” BY JUSTINA IRELAND
15. “ALTERED” BY JENNIFER RUSH
16. “BORN OF ILLUSION” BY TERI BROWN
17. “AWOKEN” BY TIMOTHY MILLER
18. “ARCLIGHT” BY JOSIN MCQUEIN
19. “PIVOT POINT” BY KASIE WEST
20. “PANTOMIME” BY LAURA LAM
21. “THE WARD” BY JORDANA FRANKEL
22. “SOLSTICE” BY PJ HOOVER
23. “WHITE LINES” BY JENNIFER BANASH
24. “THE END GAMES” BY T. MICHAEL MARTIN
25. “LEGACY OF THE CLOCKWORK KEY” BY KRISTIN BAILEY
26. “SPLINTERED” BY AG HOWARD
27. “ACID” BY EMMA PASS
28. “THESE BROKEN STARS” BY AMIE KAUFMAN
29. “THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE CURSED” BY PAGE MORGAN

30. “PROPHECY” BY ELLEN OH
31. “NOBODY BUT US” KRISTIN HALBROOK
32. “THE HOLDERS” BY JULIANNA SCOTT
33. “THE CADET OF TILDOR” BY ALEX LIDDELL
34. “STARGLASS” BY PHOEBE NORTH
35. “NOT A DROP TO DRINK” BY MINDY MCGINNIS
36. “LEVEL 2” BY LENORE APPELHANS
37. “THE NIGHTMARE AFFAIR” BY MINDEE ARNETT
38. “THE COLLECTOR” BY VICTORIA SCOTT
39. “INK” BY AMANDA SUN
40. “CONTROL” BY LYDIA KANG
41. “DANCE OF SHADOWS” BY YELENA BLACK
42. “INK IS THICKER THAN WATER” BY AMY SPALDING
43. “AFTER EDEN” BY HELEN DOUGLAS
44. “ALL OUR YESTERDAYS” BY CRISTIN TERRILL
45. “CHARM & STRANGE” BY STEPHANIE KUEHN
46. “FATES” BY LANIE BROSS
47. “LANDRY PARK” BY BETHANY HAGEN
48. “IN THE SHADOW OF BLACKBIRDS” BY CAT WINTERS
49. “ZENN SCARLETT” BY CHRISTIAN SCHOON
50. “THE OATHBREAKER’S SHADOW” BY AMY MCCULLACH

Read 100+ books in 2013:

JANUARY:
“Prophecy” by Ellen Oh
“Revolution 19” by Gregg Rosenblum
“Starstruck (The Fame Game #2)” by Lauren Conrad
“Teeth” by Hannah Moskowitz
“The 13th Sign” by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb
“Jormungand: Volume 10” by Takahashi Keitarou
“The Friday Society” by Adrienne Kress
“Delusion” by Laura L. Sullivan
“Blaze” by Laurie Boyle Crompton
“The Madman’s Daughter” by Megan Shepherd
“Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles #2)” by Marissa Meyer
“Dance of Shadows” by Yelena Black
“Out of the Easy” by Ruta Sepetys
“Through the Ever Night (Never Sky #2)” by Veronica Rossi
“Splintered” by AG Howard”
“How to Live a Life of Crime” by Kirsten Miller
“Everbound (Everneath #2)” by Brodi Ashton
“Vortex (Tempest #2)” by Julie Cross
“Asunder (Newsoul #2)” by Jodi Meadows
“Slated” by Teri Terry
“Midwinterblood” by Marcus Sedgwick

FEBRUARY:
“Unravel Me (Shatter Me #2)” by Tahereh Mafi
“Altered” by Jennifer Rush
“Hysteria” by Megan Miranda
“Pantomime” by Laura Lam
“The City of a Thousand Dolls” by Miriam Forester
“Pivot Point” by Kasie West
“Pulse” by Patrick Carman
“Breaking Point (Article 5 #2)” by Kristen Simmons
“Arcadia Burns (Arkadien #2)” by Kai Meyer
“The Different Girl” by Gordon Dahlquist
“Mind Games” by Kiersten White
“Professor Gargoyle” by Charles Gilman
“Homeland (Little Brother #2)” by Cory Doctorow
“Fragments (Partials #2)” by Dan Wells
“Requiem (Delirium #3)” by Lauren Oliver
“Between Two Thorns” by Emma Newman
“The Prey (The Hunt #2)” by Andrew Fukuda
“Unremembered” by Jessica Brody
“Marco Impossible” by Hannah Moskowitz

MARCH
“Mila 2.0” by Debra Driza
“The Summer Prince” by Alaya Dawn Johnson
“Spellcaster” by Claudia Gray
“Infatuate (Gilded Wings #2)” by Aimee Agresti
“When We Wake” by Karen Healey
“Furious” by Jill Wolfson
“Tokyo Babylon: Volume 1 (Omnibus Format)” by CLAMP
“Delirium Stories” by Lauren Oliver
“Helmetgirls” by Camilla D’Errico
“The Madness Underneath” by Maureen Johnson
“Crap Kingdom” by DC Pierson
“Jormungand: Volume 11” by Takahashi Keitarou
“Tiger (Dark Eyes #2)” by William Richter
“Eve of Darkness” by Sylvia Day
“Strange Fates” by Marlene Perez
“The Art of Wishing” by Lindsay Rebar
“Orleans” by Sherri L. Smith
“BLOOD-C: Volume 1” by CLAMP
“Pretty Girl-13” by Liz Coley
“The Holders” by Julianna Scott
“Apollyon (Covenant #4)” by Jennifer L. Armentrout
“Solstice” by PJ Hoover
“The Bully Book” by Eric Kahn Gale
“The Elite (The Selection #2)” by Kiera Cass
“Black Feathers” by Joseph D’Lacey

APRIL
“Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2)” by Robin LaFevers
“White Lines” by Jennifer Banash
“Emilie and the Hollow World” by Martha Wells
“Tegami Bachi/Letter Bee: Volume 12” by Asada Hiroyuki
“The 39 Deaths of Adam Strand” by Gregory Halloway
“Rise (Eve #3)” by Anna Carey
“In the Shadow of Blackbirds” by Cat Winters
“Loveless: Volume 10” by Kouga Yun
“The Ward” by Jordana Frankel
“The Shadow Girl” by Jennifer Archer
“Taken” by Erin Bowman
“Legacy of the Clockwork Key” by Kristin Bailey
“Breath (Horseman Quartet #4)” by Jackie Morse Kessler
“Game (Jasper Dent #2)” by Barry Lyga
“Invisiblity” by Andrea Cremer & David Levithan
“The End Games” by T. Michael Martin
“Icons” by Margaret Stohl
“The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden #2) by Julie Kagawa
“Arclight” by Josin L. McQuein
Reboot” by Amy Tintera
“Life After Theft” by Aprilynne Pike
“Ashes on the Waves” by Mary Lindsey

MAY
“Siege & Storm (Grisha #2)” by Leigh Bardugo
“Parallel” by Lauren Miller
“Replica” by Jenna Black
“Towering” by Alex Flinn
“Chantress” by Amy Butler Greenfield
“If I Should Die” by Amy Plum
“Zenn Scarlett” by Christian Schoon
“The Circle” by Mats Strandberg & Sara Bergmark Elfgren
“The Last Academy” by Anne Applegate
“The Lives of Tao” by Wesley Chu
“Goddess” by Josephine Angelini
“Loki’s Wolves” by MA Marr
“The Girl with the Iron Touch (Steampunk Chronicles #3)” by Kady Cross
“Transparent” by Natalie Whipple
“Sunny” by Matsumoto Taiyo
“Blue Exorcist (Ao no Exorcist): Volume 9” by Kato Kazue
“Tiger & Bunny: Volume 1” by Sasakibara Mizuki
“Library Wars: Love & War – Volume 9” by Kiiro Yumi
“Husbands: Volume 1” by Jane Espenson
“Claymore: Volume 21” by Yagi Norihiro
“Claymore: Volume 22” by Yagi Norihiro
“Loveless: Volume 11” by Kouga Yun
“Afternoon Charisma: Volume 7” by Suekane Kumiko
“Shadows on the Sun (Black Hole Sun #3)” by David Macinnis Gill
“Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2)” by Katie McGarry
“Shadowhunters and Downworlders (Anthology)” by Various (edited by Cassandra Clare)
“Moonset” by Scott Tracey
“Stung” by Bethany Wiggins
“Belle Epoque” by Elizabeth Ross
“Noble V: Greylancer” by Kikuchi Hideyuki

JUNE
“Tides” by Betsy Cornwell
“Flicker & Burn (Cold Fury #2)” by TM Goeglein
“Gameboard of the Gods” by Richelle Mead
“Ink” by Amanda Sun
“The Sweetest Dark” by Shana Abe
“The Testing” by Joelle Charbonneau
“The Six-Gun Tarot” by RS Belcher
“The Nightmare Affair” by Mindee Arnett
“Never (Lightbringer #3)” by

JULY
“All Our Pretty Songs” by Sarah McGarry
“Fangirl” by Rainbow Powell

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

PENDING:
“A Shimmer of Angels” by Lisa M. Basso
“A Conspiracy of Alchemists” by Liesel Schwartz
“The Symptoms of My Insanity” by Mindy Raf
“Fuse (Pure #2)” by Julianna Baggott
“Just One Day” by Gayle Forman
“The Soul of Anime” by Ian Condry
“Deep Betrayal (Lies Beneath #2)” by Anne Greenwood Brown
“Fox Forever (Jenna Fox Chronicles #3)” by Mary E. Pearson
“Etiquette and Espionage” by Gail Carriger
“The Goddess Inheritance (Goddess #3)” by Aimee Carter
“The Mad Scientist’s Daughter” by Cassandra Rose Clarke
“Stolen Nights (Vampire Queen #2)” by Rebecca Maizel
“Doomed” by Tracy Deebs
“Nobody But Us” by Kristin Halbrook
“The Archived” by Victoria Schwab

2013 TBR Pile Challenge!
Aiming for: 31-40 – Love At First Sight

Books I’m planning to read include:
*bold = read
1. “Black City” by Elizabeth Richards (pub: 2012)
2. “Insurgent – Collector’s Edition (Divergent #2)” by Veronica Roth (pub: 2012)
3. “Beta” by Rachel Cohn (pub: 2012)
4. “Demon Eyes” by Scott Tracey (pub: 2012)
5. “Dearly, Beloved (Gone with the Respiration #2)” by Lia Habel (pub: 2012)
6. “The Friday Society” by Adrienne Kress (pub: 2012)
7. “The Vicious Deep” by Zoraida Cordova (pub: 2012)
8. “Revived” by Cat Patrick (pub: 2012)
9. “10 Billion Days and 100 Million Nights” by Mitsuse Ryu (pub: 2012)
10. “The Jewel and the Key” by Louise Speigler (pub: 2011)
11. “Spark (Sky Chasers #2)” by Amy Kathleen Ryan (pub: 2012)
12. “Vessel” by Sarah Beth Durst (pub: 2012)
13. “The Keeper of Lost Cities” by Shannon Messenger (pub: 2012)
14. “Little Star” by John Ajvide Lindqvist (pub: 2010/2012)
15. “The Dark Light” by Sarah Walsh (pub: 2012)
16. “A Million Suns (Across the Universe #2)” by Beth Revis (pub: 2012)
17. “City of Lost Souls (Mortal Instruments #5)” by Cassandra Clare (pub: 2012)
18. “The Golden Lily (Bloodlines #2)” by Richelle Mead (pub: 2012)
19. “The Name of the Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss (pub: 2007)
20. “Catstory Part 2: White (Nekomonogatari: Shiro)” by Nisioisin (pub: 2010)
21. “Loveless: Volume 9” by Kouga Yun (pub: 2009/2012)
22. “Chainfire (Sword of Truth #9)” by Terry Goodkind (pub: 2005)
23. “Radiant Shadows (Wicked Lovely #4)” by Melissa Marr (pub: 2010)
24. “Muse (Mercy #3)” by Rebecca Lim (pub: 2011)
25. “Dark Star” by Bethany Frenette (pub: 2012)
26. “Dark Currents” by Jacqueline Carey (pub: 2012)
27. “The Case of the Dragon Slayer” by Kouhei Kadono (pub: 2009/11)
28. “Boogiepop at Dawn (Boogiepop #0)” by Kouhei Kadono (pub: 2008)
29. “Shift” by Tim Kring (pub: 2010)
30. “The Vast Spread of the Seas (Twelve Kingdoms #3)” by Ono Fuyumi (pub: 2009)

REVIEW ALL THE THINGS!: REVIEW COPIES LEFT OVER FROM 2012:
“Starstruck (The Fame Game #2)” by Lauren Conrad
“Professor Gargoyle” by Charles Gilman
“Indigo Awakening” by Jordan Dane
“Strawberry Panic: The Complete Manga Collection (Omnibus)” by Sakurako Kimino, Namuchi Takumi
“Strawberry Panic: The Complete Novel Collection (Omnibus)” by Sakurako Kimino, Namuchi Takumi
“Bad Hair Day (Kate Grable #2)” by Carrie Harris
“God Save the Queen” by Kate Locke
“House of Shadows” by Rachel Neumeier
“Falling Kingdoms” by Morgan Rhodes
“My Super Sweet Sixteenth Century” by Rachel Harris
“Glass Heart (Cold Kiss #2)” by Amy Garvey
“Shadows (Ashes #2)” by Ilsa J. Bick
“The Mephisto Kiss (Mephisto #2)” by Trinity Faegen
“Alice in Zombieland” by Gina Showalter
“Freakling” by Lana Krumweide
“Flutter” by Gina Linko
“Beautiful Music for Ugly Children” by Kristin Cronn-Mills
“Angel Ink” by Jocelynn Drake
“Two and Twenty Tales” by Various
“Crown of Embers (Fire & Thorns #2)” by Rae Carson
“Dearly, Beloved (Gone with the Respiration #2)” by Lia Habel
“Scorch (Croak #2)” by Gina Damico
“Flock (Stork #3)” by Wendy Delsol
“The Infects” by Sean Baudoin
“Fathomless (Fairy Retellings #3)” by Jackson Pierce

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