Reading Challenge 2016

Well, the year is done and I am 8 shy of completing this challenge. I have to say, though I didn’t complete it, I’ glad I undertook it, I certainly picked up books I wouldn’t have otherwise and that is the whole point I believe.


A book based on a fairy tale ~ Cinder the Fae by Rebekah R. Ganiere

A National Book Award winner ~

A YA bestseller ~ Maze Runner by James Dashner
A book you haven’t read since high school ~ Farenheit 451
A book set in your home state ~ Dead Head by Rosemary Harris
A book translated to English ~ The Head of the Saint by Socorro Acioli
A romance set in the future ~ Naked in Death by JD robb
A book set in Europe ~ A Darker Shade of Magic by  V.E.Schwab
A book that’s under 150 pages ~ Cowboy Resurrection by Mia Hopkins
A New York Time’s bestseller ~
A book that’s becoming a movie this year ~ The Lost City of Z by David Grann
A book recommended by someone you just met ~
A self-improvement book ~ Living Buddha, Living Christ
A book you can finish in a day ~ Tall, Tatted and Tempting by Tammy Falkner
A book written by a celebrity ~ Dark Days by D. Randall Blythe
A political memoir ~ The Truth with Jokes by Al Franken
A book at least 100 years older then you ~ Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker
A book that’s more then 600 pages ~ Eldest by Christopher Paolini (re-read)
A book from Oprah’s Book Club ~ Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman
A science-fiction novel ~ Doctor Who: The Crawling Terror by Mike Tucker
A book recommended by a family member ~
A graphic novel ~ Sandman Volume 1 by Neil Gaiman
A book that is published in 2016 ~ Sudden Death by Alvaro Enrigue (ugh. I do not recommend this book)
A book with a protagonist who has your occupation ~ Til Death Do Us Part by Amanda Quick
A book that takes place during the summer ~ Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
A book and it’s prequel ~
A murder mystery ~ The Yard by Alex Grecian
A book written by a comedian ~
A dystopian novel ~
A book with a blue cover ~ Eragon by Cristopher Paolini (re-read)
A book of poetry ~ Tsum Tsum Book of Haiku by Disney Company
The first book you see in a bookstore ~
A classic book from the 20th century ~ The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
A book from the library ~ Three Parts Dead – Max Gladstone
An Autobiography ~ The Princess Diarest by Carrie Fisher
A book about a road trip ~ Perfect Days by Raphael Montes
A book about a culture you’re unfamiliar with ~ The Spy by Paulo Coelho
A satirical book ~  The Serpent of Venice by Christopher Moore
A book that takes place on an island ~ The 100 Year Miracle by Ashley Ream
A book that’s guaranteed to bring you joy ~ Stars of Fortune by Nora Roberts