Wednesday, December 3, 2008

2009 100+ Reading Challenge


As the new year gets closer I have been busy organizing my reading challenges, and this one fits perfectly with some others I am doing! The 100+ Challenge is hosted by J. Kaye's Book Blog and the challenge page can be found here.

This post will be where I list all the books I read this year (hopefully linking back to my reviews!)

1. Case Histories by Kate Atkinson (review), finished 01/03/09
2. Girlbomb: A Halfway Homeless Memoir by Janice Erlbaum (review), finished 01/04/09
3. Damage Control by JA Jance (review), finished 1/05/09
4. The Jewel of Medina by Sherry Jones (review), finished 1/08/09
6. Invisible Prey by John Sandford (review), finished 1/20/09
8. Delicate Edible Birds: And Other Stories by Lauren Groff (review), finished 1/27/09
9. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford (review), finished 1/29/09
11. Down to a Sunless Sea by Mathias B. Freese (review), finished 1/31/09
12. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell (review), audio, finished 2/02/09
14. The Help by Kathryn Stockett (review), finished 02/06/09
15. Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher (review), audio, finished 2/09/09
16. Waiting to Surface by Emily Listfield (review), finished 2/11/09
18. Mixed Blood by Roger Smith (review), finished 2/16/09
19. The Broken Window by Jeffery Deaver (review), finished 2/18/09
20. 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson (review), finished 2/20/09
21. Dry by Augusten Burroughs (review), finished 2/21/09
22. Forgive Me by Amanda Eyre Ward (review), finished 2/23/09
23. A Countess Below Stairs by Eva Ibbotson (review), finished 2/24/09
24. Bahama Burnout by Don Bruns (review), finished 3/01/09
25. Siam Nights: A Love Story by JF Gump (review), finished 3/05/09
26. Looking for Alaska by John Green (review), audio, finished 3/05/09
27. The Girl She Used to Be by David Cristofano (review), finished 3/07/09
28. Catching Genius by Kristy Kiernan (review), finished 3/07/09
29. Impulse by Ellen Hopkins (review), finished 3/10/09
30. The Plague by Joanne Dahme (review), finished 3/12/09
31. Life on the Refrigerator Door: Notes Between a Mother and Daughter by Alice Kuipers (review), audio, finished 3/14/09
32. Honolulu by Alan Brennert (review), finished 3/18/09
34. Illegal by Paul Levine (review), finished 3/27/09
35. Breakneck by Erica Spindler (review), finished 3/28/09
36. Briar Rose by Jane Yolen (review), finished 3/30/09
37. BoneMan's Daughters by Ted Dekker (review), finished 4/03/09
38. A Pearl in the Storm: How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean by Tori Murden McClure (review), finished 4/06/09
39. Bel Canto by Ann Patchett (review), finished 4/08/09
40. Invisible Sisters by Jessica Handler (review), finished 4/09/09
41. Resistance by Anita Shreve (review), finished 4/13/09
42. The Simplest of Acts: And Other Stories by Melanie Haney (review), finished 4/14/09
43. A Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb (review), finished 4/16/09
44. A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy by Thomas Buergenthal (review), finished 4/19/09
45. Killing the Shadows by Val McDermid (review), audio, finished 4/24/09
46. Mistress of the Sun by Sandra Gulland (review), finished 4/26/09
47. Bloom by Elizabeth Scott (review), finished 5/01/09
48. The World in Half by Cristina Henriquez (review), finished 5/04/09
49. Umbrella Summer by Lisa Graff (review coming soon), finished 5/05/09
50. My Antonia by Willa Cather (review), audio, finished 5/10/09
51. The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier (review), finished 5/12/09
52. Sleep Toward Heaven by Amanda Eyre Ward (review), finished 5/16/09
53. Coraline by Neil Gaiman (review), audio, finished 5/17/09
54. Outcasts United: A Refugee Team, an American Town by Warren St. John (review), finished 5/20/09
55. Precious by Sandra Novack (review), finished 5/22/09
56. Defending Angels by Mary Stanton (review), finished 5/24/09
57. Angel's Advocate by Mary Stanton (review), finished 5/25/09
58. Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler (review), finished 5/27/09
59. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell (review), audio, finished 5/30/09
60. Best Intentions by Emily Listfield (review), finished 5/31/09
61. A Final Arc of Sky: A Memoir of Critical Care by Jennifer Culkin (review), finished 6/04/09
62. True Colors by Kristin Hannah (review), finished 6/06/09
63. Run for Your Life by James Patterson (review), finished 6/09/09
64. Just Take My Heart by Mary Higgins Clark (review), finished 6/11/09
65. Notes From The Underbelly by Risa Green (review), finished 6/15/09
66. Perfection: A Memoir of Betrayal and Renewal by Julie Metz (review), finished 6/18/09
67. The Blue Notebook by James Levine (review), finished 6/21/09
68. The Rossetti Letter by Christi Phillips (review), finished 6/22/09
69. The Devlin Diary by Christi Phillips (review), finished 6/28/09
70. Lost Boy by Brent Jeffs (review), finished 6/29/09
71. Good Harbor by Anita Diamant (review), finished 6/30/09
72. The Associate by John Grisham (review), finished 7/01/09
73. Lifeguard by James Patterson (review), finished 7/02/09
74. Beach Road by James Patterson (review), finished 7/04/09
75. The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen (review), finished 7/07/09
76. The 8th Confession by James Patterson (review), finished 7/08/09
77. Loitering with Intent by Stuart Woods (review coming soon), finished 7/09/09
78. Handle with Care by Jodi Picoult (review), finished 7/12/09
80. What I Thought I Knew by Alice Eve Cohen (review), finished 7/19/09
82. Lost Girls by George D. Shuman (review), finished 7/25/09
83. Phantom Prey by John Sandford (review coming soon), finished 7/28/09
84. Blue Heaven by CJ Box (review), audio, finished 7/31/09
85. Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and Ronald Cotton (review), finished 8/02/09
86. The Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams (review), finished 8/05/09
87. The End of the Alphabet CS Richardson (review), finished 8/08/09
88. The White Queen by Philippa Gregory (review), finished 8/12/09
89. Undone by Karin Slaughter (review), finished 8/14/09
90. Dead Time by Stephen White (review), finished 8/16/09
91. Crime Seen by Victoria Laurie (review coming soon), finished 8/19/09
92. Wicked Prey by John Sandford (review), finished 8/20/09
93. Death Perception by Victoria Laurie (review coming soon), finished 8/25/09
94. Mounting Fears by Stuart Woods (review coming soon), finished 8/26/09
95. The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig (review), finished 8/29/09
96. The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry (review), finished 9/01/09
97. The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan (review), audio, finished 9/07/09
98. Deeper by Megan Hart (review), finished 9/08/09
99. The Siege by Stephen White (review), finished 9/09/09
100. Story of a Girl by Sara Zarr (review coming soon), audio, finished 9/12/09
101. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (review), finished 9/17/09
102. Dragon House by John Shors (review), finished 9/22/09
103. The Promised World by Lisa Tucker (review), finished 9/24/09
104. Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz (review), finished 10/05/09
105. Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth about Pregnancy and Childbirth by Jenny McCarthy (review), finished 10/06/09
106. Undercover by Beth Kephart (review coming soon), finished 10/09/09
107. Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick (review), finished 10/13/09
108. The Dirty Secrets Club by Meg Gardiner (review coming soon), audio, finished 10/17/09
109. Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier (review coming soon), finished 10/18/09
110. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout (review), finished 10/22/09
111. Alice I Have Been by Melanie Benjamin (review coming soon), finished 10/23/09
112. Let Me Go by Helga Schneider (review), audio, finished 10/24/09
113. The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory (review), finished 10/28/09
114. A Dog Year: Twelve Months, Four Dogs, and Me by Jon Katz (review), finished 10/29/09
115. I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This by Jacqueline Woodson (review coming soon), finished 10/30/09
116. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (review), finished 11/04/09
117. The Thin Place by Kathryn Davis (review), finished 11/05/09
118. Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman (review coming soon), finished 11/10/09
119. Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross (review), finished 11/14/09
120. The Pearl by John Steinbeck (review coming soon), finished 11/14/09
121. Disquiet by Julia Leigh (review coming soon), finished 11/15/09
122. Fear the Worst by Linwood Barclay (review), finished 11/25/09
123. Hothouse Orchid by Stuart Woods (review coming soon), finished 11/30/09
124. Die for You by Lisa Unger (review coming soon), audio, finished 12/01/09
125. Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas (review), finished 12/08/09
126. Impossible by Nancy Werlin (review), finished 12/10/09
127. The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart (review), finished 12/13/09
128. The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown (review), finished 12/17/09
129. Lift by Rebecca K. O'Connor (review), finished 12/26/09
130. A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table by Molly Wizenberg (review coming soon), finished 12/30/09

2 comments:

J. Kaye Oldner said...

Welcome to this challenge! Can you believe that 2009 is just around the corner?

Kristie said...

Hi! I joined this challenge as well and it is my first challenge ever! I just found your blog through the wonderful J. Kaye, and it seems like we have a lot in common! I look forward to reading more about you and your reads!