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Wednesday, January 4, 2012

2012 Horror/Thriller Reading Challenge

Hi, everyone! Time for another 2012 Reading Challenge!!

I love horror, and I was so happy to come across this challenge which is being hosted by Mary at Sweeping Mary. I just love the creepy clown on the challenge badge!

Here are the details copied from Mary's blog:

2012 Horror/Thriller Reading Challenge

Here are the rules:

1. This challenge will run from Jan 1, 2012 – Dec 31, 2012

2. Each book read must be reviewed. If your not a blogger you can post a review on Amazon, Goodreads etc.

3. It can be any length. Any type – Audio, eBook, Print

4. Must be in the Horror/Thriller Genre. It can be YA, Paranormal, Legal, Romance etc.

When you sign up in the linky, please put the direct link to your post about joining the 2012 Horror/Thriller Reading Challenge (You need to include the info & host list & challenge button. Please add the button to your sidebar.


01-10 – Carousel
11-20 – Ferris Wheel
21-30 – Roller Coaster
31-40 – Fortune Teller
41-50 – Haunted House Master

Each month I will be giving away a book. Each month it will be a surprise but it will be in eBook format. If you think you would like to particapte in this Challege please link up your post. You can link up at any time. But you will only qualify for that month’s giveaway if you have posted a review. Use your post to keep track of your books and your reviews. I will be checking. At the end of December I will be giving away a $25 Gift Card either to Amazon, Barnes & Nobles or Book Depository.

If you have any questions please contact me at:
Mary_Reiss @ Hotmail . com
If you would like to join me in the challenge, click on the challenge badge at the beginning of this post. 

I am aiming for CAROUSEL LEVEL (read 1-10 horror/thriller books).

5/5 BOOKS READ ON 22 MAY 2012

I am going to keep track of my progress below:
  1. The Black Witch by Micheal Rivers (Curse of the Witch, Book 1)
  2. White Is For Witching by Helen Oyeyemi
  3. Blue Monday by Nicci French (Frieda Klein, Book 1)  
  4. Cinema of Shadows by Michael West  
  5. The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye (Timothy Wilde, Book 1) 
  6. The Yard by Alex Grecian (London Murder Squad, Book 1)
  7. Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake (Anna, Book 1) 
  8. Girl of Nightmares by Kendare Blake (Anna, Book 2)
  9. Battle Royale by Koushun Takami 
  10. The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters
  11. The First Days by Rhiannon Frater (As The World Dies: A Zombie Trilogy, Book 1)


  1. Thanks for joining me! You don't have any idea how happy you made me when you commented on the badge. I didn't really know what I was doing and was just trying it out. It is really my first one!

    Enjoy your reading and I will be back in contact with you as we go!


  2. @Mary: You did an awesome job on the badge!! I can't believe that's the first time you have done something like that! Hmmmmmm, maybe you have tapped into some undiscovered creativity??

  3. You never know ;)
    No really it was kinda easy. It's getting the picture that is the hard part.


  4. Good luck with the challenge too. :D I'll be joining tomorrow. I haven't submitted my link yet to Mr. Linky yet. I'm curious how do you make a progress bar to your challenges :D


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