Thursday, January 3, 2013

Wrap-Up for 2012 Reading Challenges!

A little late in posting this, but here is how I did on the 2012 reading challenges I signed up for (at least, the ones I kept track of).

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I read 150 books in 2012 (141 fiction; 9 nonfiction).

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 100 Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2012!
Hosted by Book Chick City

1. Fire and Ash by Anne Patrick
2. Summer of Promise by Amanda Cabot
3. Corridor by Robin Parrish
4. The Sound of Red Returning by Sue Duffy
5. H20 the Novel by Austin Boyd & Brannon Hollingsworth
6. Love Blooms in Winter by Lori Copeland
7. Firethorn by Ronie Kendig
8. Where Wildflowers Bloom by Ann Shorey
9. Identity: Undercover by Lois Richer
10. Replication: The Jason Experiment by Jill Williamson
11. In Too Deep by Mary Connealy
12. Honor Redeemed by Loree Lough
13. An Amish Family Reunion by Mary Ellis
14. Peril (Fast Track Thriller #1) by Suzanne Hartmann
15. Princess in Peril by Rachelle McCalla
16. When the Smoke Clears by Lynette Eason
17. Warring Spirits (Creek Country Saga #2) by April W. Gardner
18. Frantic by Mike Dellosso
19. Words Spoken True by Ann H. Gabhart
20. Ruby Dawn by Raquel Byrnes
21. Marked for Murder by Lauren Nichols
22. Heart's Safe Passage by Laurie Alice Eakes
23. Bourne (River of Time #3.1) by Lisa Tawn Bergren
24. Song of My Heart by Kim Vogel Sawyer
25. Prize of My Heart by Lisa Norato
26. Before the Scarlet Dawn by Rita Gerlach
27. Downtown Green (Green #5) by Judy Christie
28. Missing by Shelley Shepard Gray
29. The Chase by DiAnn Mills
30. A Deadly Game (Steeple Hill Love Inspired Suspense # 231) by Virginia Smith
31. Hearts That Survive: A Novel of the Titanic by Yvonne Lehman
32. The Last Plea Bargain by Randy Singer
33. Prowl by Amber Garza
34. NHI: No Humans Involved by Ray Ellis
35. Beckon by Tom Pawlik
36. Yours Truly by Karen Cogan
37. The Strange Man by Greg Mitchell
38. Lily by B.J. Bassett
39. To Dance Once More by Sherri Wilson Johnson
40. Illusion by Frank Peretti
41. The Pursuit of Lucy Banning by Olivia Newport
42. Nightmare by Robin Parrish
43. Stardust by Carla Stewart
44. Loving by Karen Kingsbury
45. Gone to Ground: A Novel by Brandilyn Collins
46. Baroness by Susan May Warren
47. The Next Target by Nikki Arana
48. Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth
49. Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth
50. Protecting the Princess (Reclaiming The Crown, #2) by Rachelle McCalla
51. Intervention by Terri Blackstock
52. Tributary (River of Time #3.2) by Lisa Tawn Bergren
53. Love in Disguise by Carol Cox
54. The Earl's Mistaken Bride (The Parson's Daughters #1) by Abby Gaines
55. Smitten by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Denise Hunter, Diann Hunt
56. The Search (The Secrets of Crittenden County #2) by Shelley Shepard Gray
57. Conception by Jennifer Hartz
58. End Game by Roxanne Rustand
59. Prism by Rachel Moschell
60. The Rogue's Reform by Regina Scott
61. The Secret Keeper by Sandra Byrd
62. Prince Incognito by Rachelle McCalla
63. Lethal Legacy by Irene Hannon
64. Love Finds You in MacKinac Island, Michigan by Melanie Dobson
65. Small Town Protector by Hope White
66. Swipe by Evan Angler
67. Submerged by Dani Pettrey
68. Over the Edge by Mary Connealy
69. The Stars Shine Bright by Sibella Giorello
70. Gravestone by Travis Thrasher
71. Something I Can Never Have by Travis Thrasher
72. Blue Moon Promise by Colleen Coble
73. Opening Moves by Steven James
74. Glamorous Illusions by Lisa T. Bergren
75. The Haven by Suzanne Woods Fisher
76. Resurrection (Future Savior, #2) by Jennifer Hartz
77. Enemies of the Cross (The Coming Evil, #2) by Greg Mitchell
78. Short-Straw Bride by Karen Witemeyer
79. Rearview (7 Hours series) by Mike Dellosso
80. High Desert Haven by Lynnette Bonner
81. Lily by Diane Ashley & Aaron McCarver
82. Love's Reckoning by Laura Frantz 
83. The Last Thing I Remember by Andrew Klavan
84. Corridor by Robin Parrish (reread)
85. Escapement (7 Hours series) by Rene Gutteridge
86. A Passion Most Pure (Daughters of Boston, #1) by Julie Lessman
87. The Captain's Courtship by Regina Scott
88. The Rake's Redemption by Regina Scott
89. Proof: A Novel (Bloodline Trilogy, #1) by Jordyn Redwood
90. Lady Outlaw by Stacy Henrie
91. Unending Devotion by Jody Hedlund
92. Shadows of Suspicion by Ashley Dawn
93. The Missing Monarch by Rachelle McCalla
94. Love on the Range by Jessica Nelson
95. The Long Way Home (The Homelanders #2) by Andrew Klavan
96. A Passion Redeemed by Julie Lessman
97. Shades of Truth by Sandra Orchard
98. With Every Letter by Sarah Sundin
99. A Passion Denied by Julie Lessman
100. Entice by Amber Garza
101. Unveil by Amber Garza
102. Critical Condition by Sandra Orchard
103. The Doctor's Lady by Jody Hedlund
104. Twice Promised by Maggie Brendan
105. When a Heart Stops by Lynette Eason
106. The New Recruit by Jill Williamson
107. A Love Surrendered by Julie Lessman
108. A Promise to Love by Serena B. Miller
109. Echoes of Titanic by Mindy Starns Clark and John Campbell Clark
110. You Don't Know Me (Deep Haven, #6) by Susan May Warren
111. Time and Again by Deborah Heal
112. A Light in the Window by Julie Lessman
113. A Flight of Fancy by Laurie Alice Eakes
114. The Memory Jar by Tricia Goyer
115. Offworld by Robin Parrish
116. Placebo by Steven James
117. The 'Naturals: Awakening (Season One: Episodes 1-4)
118. The Widow of Saunders Creek: A Novel by Tracey Bateman
119. If We Survive by Andrew Klavan
120. Trinity by Ronie Kendig
121. Beside Two Rivers by Rita Gerlach
122. The Irresistible Earl by Regina Scott
123. A Time to Love by Barbara Cameron
124. Evacuation by Jennifer Hartz
125. Gentleman of Her Dreams by Jen Turano
126. The Messenger by Siri Mitchell
127. Beauty for Ashes by Dorothy Love
128. Every Perfect Gift by Dorothy Love
129. Shadow in Serenity by Terri Blackstock
130. Dark Hearted (The COIL Series, #2) by D.I. Telbat 
131. Shadows of Pain (Shadow #3) by Ashley Dawn
132. Engraved by Amber Garza
133. The 'Naturals: Awakening (Season One: Episodes 5-8)
134. Full Disclosure by Dee Henderson
135. Teardrop (7 Hours #3) by Travis Thrasher
136. A Promise to Protect by Liz Johnson
137. The Shadow of Your Smile by Susan May Warren
138. A Bride Opens Shop in El Dorado, California by Keli Gwyn
139. Love Finds You in Glacier Bay, Alaska by Tricia Goyer & Ocieanna Fleiss
140. The 'Naturals: Awakening (Season One: Episodes 9-12)
141. Recollection (7 Hours series) by Tom Pawlik
 
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Hosted here:

  Level: Inspector - 50+ Christian Suspense books

58. Recollection (7 Hours series) by Tom Pawlik



January 1, 2012- December 31, 2012
Hosted by: Book Obsessed


  1. Alabama
  2. Alaska: Identity: Undercover by Lois Richer
  3. Arizona: Love in Disguise by Carol Cox
  4. Arkansas
  5. California: Ruby Dawn by Raquel Byrnes
  6. Colorado: In Too Deep by Mary Connealy
  7. Connecticut:
  8. Delaware
  9. Florida: To Dance Once More by Sherri Wilson Johnson
  10. Georgia: Warring Spirits (Creek Country Saga #2) by April W. Gardner
  11. Hawaii: 
  12. Idaho:  NHI: No Humans Involved by Ray Ellis
  13. Illinois: The Pursuit of Lucy Banning by Olivia Newport
  14. Indiana: Loving by Karen Kingsbury
  15. Iowa:
  16. Kansas: Song of My Heart by Kim Vogel Sawyer
  17. Kentucky: Words Spoken True by Ann H. Gabhart
  18. Louisiana: Downtown Green (Green #5) by Judy Christie
  19. Maine: Frantic by Mike Dellosso
  20. Maryland: Honor Redeemed by Loree Lough
  21. Massachusetts: Prize of My Heart by Lisa Norato
  22. Michigan:  Love Finds You in MacKinac Island, Michigan by Melanie Dobson
  23. Minnesota: You Don't Know Me (Deep Haven, #6) by Susan May Warren
  24. Mississippi:  Gone to Ground: A Novel by Brandilyn Collins
  25. Missouri: Fire and Ash by Anne Patrick
  26. Montana: End Game by Roxanne Rustand
  27. Nebraska
  28. Nevada: 
  29. New Hampshire
  30. New Jersey
  31. New Mexico
  32. New York:  Hearts That Survive: A Novel of the Titanic by Yvonne Lehman
  33. North Carolina: Gravestone by Travis Thrasher
  34. North Dakota: Love Blooms in Winter by Lori Copeland
  35. Ohio: An Amish Family Reunion by Mary Ellis
  36. Oklahoma:  Escapement (7 Hours series) by Rene Gutteridge
  37. Oregon: High Desert Haven by Lynnette Bonner
  38. Pennsylvania: Marked for Murder by Lauren Nichols
  39. Rhode Island
  40. South Carolina: The Sound of Red Returning by Sue Duffy
  41. South Dakota
  42. Tennessee: Beauty for Ashes by Dorothy Love
  43. Texas: The Chase by DiAnn Mills
  44. Utah:  Lady Outlaw by Stacy Henrie
  45. Vermont: Smitten by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Denise Hunter, Diann Hunt
  46. Virginia: Heart's Safe Passage by Laurie Alice Eakes
  47. Washington: H20 the Novel by Austin Boyd & Brannon Hollingsworth
  48. West Virginia
  49. Wisconsin: Opening Moves by Steven James
  50. Wyoming: Summer of Promise by Amanda Cabot


My mountain level: Pike's Peak (12 books)

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2. Replication: The Jason Experiment by Jill Williamson

2012 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge


I read 85 books in 2011.



9. Jill Williamson (Replication: The Jason Experiment)
11: Mary Ellis (An Amish Family Reunion)
13. Rachelle McCalla (Princess in Peril)
14. Lynette Eason (When the Smoke Clears)
15. April W. Gardner (Warring Spirits (Creek Country Saga #2))
16. Mike Dellosso (Frantic)
17. Ann H. Gabhart (Words Spoken True)
18. Raquel Byrnes (Ruby Dawn)
19. Lauren Nichols (Marked for Murder)
20. Kim Vogel Sawyer (Song of My Heart)
21. Lisa Norato (Prize of My Heart)
22. Rita Gerlach (Before the Scarlet Dawn)
23. Judy Christie (Downtown Green)
24. Shelley Shepard Gray (Missing)
25. Virginia Smith (A Deadly Game)

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Level: CD - 10 ebooks


Bookie Friends Favorites Challenge

Five of my FAVORITE books are:

  1. Waterfall (and Cascade Torrent!) by Lisa T. Bergren
  2. Vigilante by Robin Parrish
  3. Abomination by Colleen Coble
  4. Skin by Ted Dekker
  5. The Queen by Steven James
Five of my Bookie Friends Favorites:
(I'll add links once I read and review)

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Hosted by Book Journey

I stopped keeping track of this challenge. It was a little too difficult for me to keep updating.

Here is my progress:


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Hosted by Katie McCurdy at Legacy of a Writer

Level: Floating: Skimming the surface, you re-read 5 books you already own.

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Level: Nosey (3 Novels):

3. Replication: The Jason Experiment by Jill Williamson

Hosted by Book Monkey

Level: Backpacker (5-10 genres)

1. Crime/mystery - Fire and Ash by Anne Patrick
2. Historical Fiction - Summer of Promise by Amanda Cabot
3. Young Adult - Corridor by Robin Parrish
4. Fantasy - H2O the Novel by Austin Boyd and Brannon Hollingsworth
5. Science Fiction - Replication by Jill Williamson
8. Suspense - Frantic by Mike Dellosso



1st in a Series Challenge 2012

Level: Series Fanatic: Read 20 books that are the first in any series.


2nds Challenge 2012

Hosted by A Few More Challenges

Level: All you can eat - Read 20 books (or more) that are 2nd in a series or the second time you’ve read the author.
1. In Too Deep by Mary Connealy
2. Honor Redeemed by Loree Lough
3. Warring Spirits (Creek Country Saga #2) by April W. Gardner
4. Ruby Dawn by Raquel Byrnes
5. Heart's Safe Passage by Laurie Alice Eakes
6. The Chase by DiAnn Mills
7. The Last Plea Bargain by Randy Singer
8. Illusion by Frank Peretti
9. Baroness by Susan May Warren
10. Insurgent (Divergent, #2) by Veronica Roth
11. Protecting the Princess (Reclaiming The Crown, #2) by Rachelle McCalla
12. The Search (The Secrets of Crittenden County #2) by Shelley Shepard Gray
13. The Secret Keeper by Sandra Byrd
14. Love Finds You in MacKinac Island, Michigan by Melanie Dobson
15. Small Town Protector by Hope White
16. Gravestone by Travis Thrasher
17. The Haven by Suzanne Woods Fisher
18. Resurrection (Future Savior, #2) by Jennifer Hartz
19. Enemies of the Cross (The Coming Evil, #2) by Greg Mitchell
20. Rearview (7 Hours series) by Mike Dellosso
 
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Hosted by My Book Retreat
Level: Bachelor's Degree - 15 nonfiction books

1. Praying for Your Future Husband: Preparing Your Heart for His by Robin Jones Gunn
2. Flirting with the Forbidden: Finding Grace in a World of Temptation by Steven James
3. Unfriend Yourself by Kyle Tennant
4. Pure Love, Pure Life: Exploring God's Heart on Purity by Elsa Kok Colopy
5. I Kissed Dating Goodbye: A New Attitude Toward Relationships and Romance by Joshua Harris
6. Boy Meets Girl: Say Hello to Courtship by Joshua Harris
7. Story: Our Journey of Heartache and Grace from Eden to Evermore by Steven James
8. Courageous Teens by Michael Catt and Amy Parker
9. Understanding Theology in 15 Minutes a Day by Daryl Aaron
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Hosted by Escape with Dollycas into a Good Book

Level: Read one book each month "Just For Fun"
January: Identity: Undercover by Lois Richer
February: Marked for Murder by Lauren Nichols
March: A Deadly Game by Virginia Smith
April: (Catch up from June) Insurgent by Veronica Roth
May: Nightmare by Robin Parrish
June: The Earl's Mistaken Bride by Abby Gaines
July: End Game by Roxanne Rustand
August: Something I Can Never Have by Travis Thrasher
September: A Passion Most Pure (Daughters of Boston, #1) by Julie Lessman
October: The Doctor's Lady by Jody Hedlund
November: Offworld by Robin Parrish
December: The Irresistible Earl by Regina Scott


Reading Challenge Addict

8. 100 Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2012 - Completed!
9. 2012 Young Adult Reading Challenge - Completed!
10. 2012 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge - Completed!
11. Just for Fun Reading Challenge 2012 - Completed!
12. 2012 Christian Suspense Reading Challenge - Completed!

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for participating in the Non-Fiction Non-Memoir Reading Challenge. I hope you enjoyed the books you read!

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