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Wednesday, January 2, 2013

2013 Read-a-Latte Challenge

Hi, everyone! Time for a 2013 Reading Challenge!!

This challenge is being hosted by Kimberly at Kimberly's Bookshelf.

Here are the details copied from Kimberly's blog:
2013 Read-a-Latte Challenge

 Here are the challenge details: 

 1. This challenge will begin on January 1st, 2013 and end December 31, 2013.

 2. Books for this challenge can be from any genre and may include print books as well as e-books and audio books.

Choose a Level:
   Latte: 75 books
  Cappuccino: 100 books
Double-Espresso: 150+ books

 3. This challenge can cross-over to your other reading challenges.

 4. You do not need a blog to participate! If you are not a blogger, you can post your reviews at Goodreads, Shelfari, or LibraryThing and link them up here.

 5. I will create a new post each month with a linky for your reviews.  Also, I'll be offering quarterly reader gifts to the top three participants. I'll announce the winners on the last day of every three months. And at the end of the challenge I'll have a special bonus for the top three overall participants.

 6. Create a sign-up post and link back to this post. Sign up with Mister Linky below! Be sure to use the direct url to your sign-up post and not the url to your blog.

 7. Grab the challenge button and post it in your sidebar. Paste this HTML code into an HTML gadget for your sidebar. 
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 "CAPPUCCINO" (read 100 books).

I will keep track of my progress below and link up my reviews:
  1. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (Christmas Books, Book #1)
  2. Holiday Grind by Cleo Coyle (Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #8)
  3. Rebel Heart by Moira Young (Dust Lands, Book #2) 
  4. Marked by P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast (House of Night, Book #1) 
  5. White Cat by Holly Black (Curse Workers, Book #1)
  6. Undead by Kirsty McKay (Undead, Book #1) 
  7. Witch World by Christopher Pike (Witch World, Book #1)  
  8. Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Book #3)
  9. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter, Book #1)
  10. Divergent by Veronica Roth (Divergent, Book #1)
  11. Shadow's Claim by Kresley Cole (The Dacians, Book #1)
  12. Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Book #4)
  13. By the Great Horn Spoon! by Sid Fleischman 
  14. Three Graves Full by Jamie Mason
  15. Crash by Lisa McMann (Visions, Book #1)
  16. Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman by Dorothy Sterling (Scholastic Biographies)
  17. Roast Mortem by Cleo Coyle (Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #9)
  18. Iron Hearted Violet by Kelly Barnhill 
  19. A Beautiful Dark by Jocelyn Davies (A Beautiful Dark, Book #1)
  20. The Perilous Road by William O. Steele
  21. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (Lunar Chronicles, Book #2)
  22. Beastly by Alex Flinn (Kendra Chronicles, Book #1)
  23. Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman
  24. Moon Called by Patricia Briggs (Mercy Thompson, Book #1)
  25. Beastly: Lindy's Diary by Alex Flinn (Kendra Chronicles, Book #1.5) 
  26. Splintered by A.G. Howard (Splintered, Book #1) 
  27. What the Spell? by Brittany Geragotelis (Life's a Witch, Book #1)
  28. Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Book #5)
  29. Nowhere to Hide by Nancy Bush 
  30. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter, Book #2)
  31. Breed by Chase Novak
  32. Death Comes Home by Rhiannon Frater (In Darkness We Must Abide, Episode #1) 
  33. Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Book #6) 
  34. Written in Red by Anne Bishop (The Others, Book #1) 
  35. The End Games by T. Michael Martin
  36. On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle (Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #1)
  37. Nauti Siren by Lora Leigh (Nauti, Book #7)
  38. Tuesday's Gone by Nicci French (Frieda Klein, Book #2)
  39. Blood Bound by Patricia Briggs (Mercy Thompson, Book #2)
  40. Of Poseidon by Anna Banks (Of Poseidon, Book #1)
  41. Snakes and Earrings by Hitomi Kanehara 
  42. Last Kiss Goodnight by Gena Showalter (Otherworld Assassin, Book #1) 
  43. Another Little Piece by Kate Karyus Quinn 
  44. The Terrible Wave by Marden Dahlstedt 
  45. Hotel Iris by Yoko Ogawa 
  46. Absent by Katie Williams 
  47. Never Knowing by Chevy Stevens 
  48. Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Divergent, Book #2) 
  49. Twenty-Five Years Ago Today by Stacy Juba 
  50. The Great Turkey Walk by Kathleen Karr 
  51. The Program by Suzanne Young (Program, Book #1)  
  52. Pretty When She Kills by Rhiannon Frater (Pretty When She Dies, Book #2)
  53. Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink (Caddie Woodlawn, Book #1) 


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