TBR Pile & Challenges

Here is my To Be Read List in Alphabetical Order by Authors Surname:
  1. Magic - Short Stories Collection
  2. Haunted - Short Stories Collection
  3. Knife by RJ Anderson
  4. Rebel by RJ Anderson
  5. Arrow by RJ Anderson
  6. Swift by RJ Anderson
  7. Ultraviolet by RJ Anderson
  8. Fairy Tale by Cyn Balog
  9. Raised By Wolves by Jennifer Lynn Barnes 
  10. Crisis Point (Hero.Com 3) by Andy Briggs
  11. Chaos Effect (Hero.Com 4) by Andy Briggs
  12. Power Surge (Villain.Net 3) by Andy Briggs
  13. Collision Course (Villain.Net 4) by Andy Briggs
  14. Gideon the Cutpurse by Linda Buckley-Archer
  15. Tarman by Linda Buckley-Archer
  16. Time Quake by Linda Buckley-Archer
  17. Abandon by Meg Cabot
  18. Boy Meets Girl by Meg Cabot
  19. Guy Next Door by Meg Cabot
  20. Insatiable by Meg Cabot 
  21. Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
  22. Heat Stroke by Rachel Caine
  23. Chill Factor by Rachel Caine
  24. Windfall by Rachel Caine
  25. Firestorm by Rachel Caine
  26. Thin Air by Rachel Caine
  27. Gale Force by Rachel Caine
  28. Cape Storm by Rachel Caine
  29. Total Eclipse by Rachel Caine
  30. Two Weeks Notice by Rachel Caine 
  31. Working Stiff by Rachel Caine
  32. Magician's Guild by Trudi Canavan
  33. Novice by Trudi Canavan
  34. High Lord by Trudi Canavan
  35. Soulless by Gail Carriger
  36. The Fledgling Handbook by P.C & Kristin Cast
  37. Divine By Mistake by P.C Cast
  38. Divine By Choice by P.C Cast
  39. Divine By Blood by P.C Cast
  40. Elphamie's Choice by P.C Cast
  41. Brighid's Quest by P.C Cast
  42. Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  43. Email From A Vampire by Nigel Cooper
  44. The Dark Is Rising Sequence by Susan Cooper
  45. How To Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
  46. Nightshade by Andrea Cremer
  47. The Gift by Alison Croggon
  48. The Riddle by Alison Croggon
  49. The Crow by Alison Croggon
  50. The Singing by Alison Croggon
  51. The Iron Tree by Cecelia Dart-Thornton
  52. Well Of Tears by Cecelia Dart-Thornton
  53. Weather Witch by Cecelia Dart-Thornton
  54. Fallow Blade by Cecelia Dart-Thornton 
  55. Spook's Apprentice by Joseph Delaney
  56. Spook's Curse by Joseph Delaney
  57. Spook's Secret by Joseph Delaney
  58. Spook's Battle by Joseph Delaney
  59. Spook's Mistake by Joseph Delaney
  60. Spook's Sacrifice by Joseph Delaney
  61. Spook's Nightmare by Joseph Delaney
  62. Spook's Witches by Joseph Delaney
  63. Spook's Bestiary by Joseph Delaney
  64. Wither by Lauren DeStefano
  65. Rain & Fire by Chris D'Lacey
  66. Fire World by Chris D'Lacey
  67. Jack Flint & The Spellbinders Curse by Joe Donnelly
  68. The Sherlock Holmes collection by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  69. The Good Bride Guide by Matt Dunn
  70. Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon
  71. Stone Heart by Charlie Fletcher
  72. Iron Hand by Charlie Fletcher
  73. Silver Tongue by Charlie Fletcher
  74. Coraline by Neil Gaiman
  75. Anne Frank Remembered by Meip Gies
  76. Wolf Cry by Julia Golding
  77. Phantom by Terry Goodkind
  78. Confessor by Terry Goodkind
  79. Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge
  80. The Glass Demon by Helen Grant
  81. The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han
  82. The Healers Keep by Victoria Hanley
  83. The Dragon Whisperer by Lucinda Hare
  84. The Cry of the Icemark by Stuart Hill
  85. Blade of Fire by Stuart Hill
  86. The Last Battle Of The Icemark by Stuart Hill
  87. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
  88. In Your Dreams by Tom Holt
  89. Snow White and The Seven Samurai by Tom Holt
  90. You Don't Have To Be Evil To Work Here But It Helps by Tom Holt
  91. The Dream Merchant by Isobel Hoving 
  92. Billie Templar's War by Ellie Irving
  93. Silverhorse by Lene Kaaberbol
  94. Midnight by Lene Kaaberbol
  95. Iron King by Julie Kagawa
  96. Iron Daughter by Julie Kagawa
  97. Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa
  98. Iron Knight by Julie Kagawa 
  99. Iron Traitor by Julie Kagawa
  100. Rapture by Lauren Kate
  101. Joust by Mercedes Lackey
  102. Aerie by Mercedes Lackey
  103. The Brides of Rollrock Island by Margo Lanagon
  104. Mercy by Rebecca Lim
  105. Power of Six by Pittacus Lore 
  106. Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore
  107. Angel by Cliff McNish
  108. Throne Of Glass by Sarah J Maas
  109. Wicked by Gregory Maguire
  110. Son Of A Witch by Gregory Maguire
  111. Lion Among Men by Gregory Maguire
  112. Shadows by Amy Meredith
  113. Bloody Jack by L.A. Meyer
  114. Curse of the Blue Tattoo by L.A. Meyer 
  115. Under the Jolly Roger by L.A. Meyer 
  116. In The Belly of the Bloodhound by L.A. Meyer 
  117. Mississippi Jack by L.A. Meyer 
  118. My Bonny Light Horseman by L.A. Meyer 
  119. Rapture of the Deep by L.A. Meyer 
  120. In the Wake of Lorelei Lee by L.A. Meyer
  121. Dewey The Library Cat by Vicki Myron 
  122. The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
  123. The Ask & The Answer by Patrick Ness
  124. Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness
  125. Whisper by Alyson Noel
  126. Fated by Alyson Noel
  127. Echo by Alyson Noel
  128. Pegasus & the Flame by Kate O'Hearn
  129. The Hounds Of Morrigan by Pat O'Shea
  130. North Child by Edith Patou
  131. Triskellion by Will Peterson
  132. Triskellion: The Burning by Will Peterson
  133. Triskellion: The Gathering by Will Peterson
  134. Sisters Red by Jackson Pierce
  135. Destined by Aprilynne Pike
  136. Remember Me by Christopher Pike
  137. Thirst No.3 by Christopher Pike
  138. Die For Me by Amy Plum
  139. Jewel & Thorn by Richard Poole
  140. Brass Key by Richard Poole
  141. Iron Angel by Richard Poole
  142. Do You Come Here Often by Alexandra Potter
  143. Who's That Girl by Alexandra Potter 
  144. Here Lies Arthur by Philip Reeve
  145. The Great Escape by Megan Rix
  146. THe Chronicles of Egg by Geoff Rodkey
  147. The White Giraffe & Dolphin Song by Lauren St John
  148. Queste by Angie Sage
  149. Syren by Angie Sage
  150. Darke by Angie Sage
  151. Time Riders by Alex Scarrow
  152. Time Riders: Day of The Predator by Alex Scarrow
  153. The Alchemyst by Michael Scott
  154. The Magician by Michael Scott
  155. The Sorceress by Michael Scott
  156. The Necromancer by Michael Scott
  157. Alice In Zombieland by Gena Showalter
  158. Intertwined by Gena Showalter 
  159. Diary of a Parent Trainer by Jenny Smith
  160. Cyber Circus by Kim Lakin Smith
  161. Queen Rat by Kim Lakin Smith
  162. The Forbidden Game by L J Smith
  163. Sisters Of The Sword: The Warriors Path by Maya Snow 
  164. The Spy Glass by Maria V Snyder
  165. The Forsaken by Lisa M Stasse
  166. The Dragon Eye by Dugald A. Steer
  167. Emerald Atlas by John Stephens
  168. Lament by Maggie Stiefvater
  169. Ballad by Maggie Stiefvater
  170. Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
  171. White Boots by Noel Streatfield
  172. Forest Wife Trilogy by Theresa Tomlinson
  173. Pictures Of Lily by Paige Toon 
  174. Mary Poppins by P.L Travers
  175. My Soul to Take by Rachel Vincent
  176. H.I.V.E by Mark Walden
  177. Overlord Protocol by Mark Walden
  178. Escape Velocity by Mark Walden
  179. Dreadnought by Mark Walden
  180. Zero Hour by Mark Walden
  181. Rogue by Mark Walden
  182. Angel by L.A Weatherly
I am taking part in:

This year I have so far signed up to 5 different challenges, and I'm hoping to complete them all.


First up is:
You Read How Many Books? This one's hosted by Book Dragon's Lair.
There are several levels to choose from
Level 1: 100 minimum
Level 2: 150
Level 3: 200
Level 4: 250 or more

I'm going for Level 1: 100 at least!

I was short of this number last year, but I'm going to aim for 100, hopefully I will manage more but we will see.

1. Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey 
2. If I Stay by Gayle Forman 
3. Frostfire by Amanda Hocking 
4. Where She Went by Gayle Forman
5. Au Revoir Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber 
6. Cakes in Space by Philip Reeve
7. Half Bad by Sally Green
8. The Unbelievable Top Secret Diary of Pig by Emer Stamp
9. Angel by L.A Weatherly 
10. Half My Facebook Friends are Ferrets by J.A. Buckle
11. Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young 
12. Cowgirl by G Gemin
13. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart 
14. A Boy Called Hope by Lara Williamson
15. My Smoky Bacon Crisp Obsession by J.A Buckle 
16. Artichoke Hearts by Sita Brahmachari
17. Magnificent Lizzie Brown and the Mysterious Phantom by Vicki Lockwood
18.  Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black
19. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn 
20. Dance of Fire by Yelena Black
21. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak 
22. Moriarty by Anthony Horowitz
23. The Selection Stories (Novella) by Kiera Cass 
24. All That Glitters by Holly Smale
25. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte 
26. The Heir by Kiera Cass
27. The Fellowship of the Ring (LOTR) by JRR Tolkien 
28. Unspoken by CC Hunter
29. Night School Endgame by C.J Daugherty 
30. The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien  

Secondly:

This challenge is the 'Library Books Challenge' hosted by Book Dragon's Lair. Basically it is to read as many books from the library as possible. As I work in a library this should be easy.

Levels:
  • board book - 3
  • picture book - 6
  • early reader - 9
  • chapter book - 12
  • middle grades - 18
  • Young adult - 24
  • adult - 36
  • just insert IV - 50  
I'm going straight in for 'Just insert IV - 50'
Although I didn't quite make it last year, I was close, so going for the highest level straight away.

1. Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey 
2. If I Stay by Gayle Forman 
3. Where She Went by Gayle Forman
4. Au Revoir Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber 
5. Cakes in Space by Philip Reeve
6. Half Bad by Sally Green
7. The Unbelievable Top Secret Diary of Pig by Emer Stamp
8. Angel by L.A Weatherly  
9. Half My Facebook Friends are Ferrets by J.A. Buckle  
10. Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young  
11. Cowgirl by G Gemin 
12. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart  
13. A Boy Called Hope by Lara Williamson  
14. Artichoke Hearts by Sita Brahmachari 
15. Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black  
16. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn  
17. Dance of Fire by Yelena Black  
18. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak  
19. Moriarty by Anthony Horowitz  
20. The Selection Stories (Novella) by Kiera Cass  
21. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte  
22. The Heir by Kiera Cass  
23. The Fellowship of the Ring (LOTR) by JRR Tolkien  
The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien  

 Thirdly:
Full House Reading Challenge 2015
I'm signing up for the Full House Reading Challenge 2015 hosted by Book Date.
By the end of 2015 I hope to have read a book from each of the categories and achieved a 'Full House'

A top book of 2015 - All That Glitters by Holly Smale
You heard about the book online - 
Set in the Southern Hemisphere -
Published in 2015 - Frostfire by Amanda Hocking
Setting you want to visit - Unspoken by CC Hunter
First in the series - Half Bad by Sally Green
Author outside your own country - Dance of Fire by Yelena Black
Book by author you really like - The Heir by Kiera Cass
Published 2010 - 2013 - Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Set in the Northern Hemisphere - Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young
Debut novel by author - Cowgirl by G Gemin
Published pre 2000 - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
New author to you - If I Stay by Gayle Forman
Been on your TBR 'forever' - Angel by L.A Weatherly
Type of book you rarely or never read - Au Revoir Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber


Fourthly:

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This challenge is hosted by Roof Beam Reader and the aim is to read those  books that have been sitting on your shelves for over a year. I have a lot of these and the list is above.



Fifthly and lastly:

alphabet 2015
The Alphabet Soup Challenge hosted by 'Escape with Dollycas' and the goal is to read a book that starts with each letter of the alphabet.

A - Au Revoir Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber
B - A Boy Called Hope by Lara Williamson
C - Cakes in Space by Philip Reeve
D - Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black
E - Night School Endgame by C.J Daugherty
F - Frostfire by Amanda Hocking
G - Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey
H - Half Bad by Sally Green
I - If I Stay by Gayle Forman
J - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
K -
L -
M - My Smoky Bacon Crisp Obsession by J.A Buckle
N -
O -
P -
Q -
R -
S - The Selection Stories (Novella) by Kiera Cass
T - The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien 
U - Unspoken by CC Hunter
V -
W - Where She Went by Gayle Forman
X -
Y -
Z - 

You can sign up to any of these challenges throughout the year, and I can use some of the books as cross overs so that's good.
So bring it on 2015!