Skip to main content

Sophmore Reading Challenge

Is this the best challenge in the world, or what!?! I am so excited, as I already know of a gagillion second novels I want to read in 2012. What I do not have is a ready made list sooooo.....
I am setting a goal of 25. I will add this challenge to my challenge pages.
Here are some titles I KNOW of off the top of my head.

1. Insurgent
2. Fever
3. A Million Suns
4. Girl of Nightmares
5. Whatever the second Miss Peregrine's will be called
6.Outpost (Enclave 2)
7. Dearly Beloved (Lia Habel)
8. A Beautiful Evil
9. Revived
10. ?

As you can read, I need some time to finalize this list, but I am so excited!!!


Hi! Thank you for stopping by my blog today for the Gratitude giveaway hop and leaving a thoughtful comment :)

I love you blog! I too am hoping to participate in the Sophomore Reading Challenge & The Debut Author Challenge. These will be the first challenges I've done since I started blogging in June, and I'm excited :)

Love your taste in books and obsession with pinterest. Following you!

btw, I agree with your choice of Anna Dressed in Blood. I loved that one.

Steph @ the caffeinated reader

Popular posts from this blog

Nebula Award Nominees 2017- Short Stories

This post is my progress report on my self-challenge to read all of the 2017  Nebula nominees! So far, I have completed the short story category and most of the the novelettes. I have 3 novellas and 3 novels to go.

Nebula Award Nominees 2017- Short Stories

What fun! I would never have read any of these stories on my own, although I expect some of these will show up in some future anthologies.
I have one personal gripe, and this will come up again in another category, and that is the death of the horror genre. Because they have just killed "horror" and lumped scary stories in with science fiction and fantasy, we get stories like SabbathWine trying to compete with Our Talons Can Crush Galaxies and it's not fair. It really is apples and oranges. Don't believe me about horror? Go find the horror section in the Barnes and Noble. Go ahead, I'll wait. 

     Griping over, this selection of stories was AWESOME and heavy on the fantasy stories. Seasons and Wardrobe are fan…

Reading Challenge: Read all of the Nebula Nominees

I am on a mission to read all of the Nebula Award Nominees before the awards are presented on May 20th. This was prompted by the fact that I see these awards all of the time and I have only recently gotten hooked on science fiction so I think it is important to understand what the community thinks is the best of the best. I plan to do the exact same thing for the Hugos, but I have time.
Unlike childrens' book awards, in which awards do not in any way equal popularity, readers seem to like to award favorites.

It's no secret I am just crazy about N.K. Jemisin and her writing. Honestly it is because of she and Kameron Hurley and Becky Chambers and Jacqueline Koyanagi and Charlie Jane Anders and John Scalzi and James S.A. Corey (both of them) that I find myself absolutely loving this genre. I have NO desire to go back and read early science fiction with dorky cartoon covers featuring sexy aliens and white dudes holding Jetson-esque blasters. I want to read forward. I like where …

Attention Lucky Leprechauns.....

Whoo hoo! Time for some lucky, Irish fun. One lucky, lucky person will win a $25 gift card to Amazon to spend on whatever your little heart desires.
Fill out the form. Comments and follows are not required, but sure are nice!
US only, I am just too new at this to attempt International at this point.
Check out all of the blogs on the hop! There are loads of chances to win some great stuff.
Thank you for entering, and please feel free to stop back and visit me anytime!
Contest open: March 17, 2011 to March 20, 2011. Winner will be notified on the 21st by email.
Hop to here to see the list of participating blogs!