Dystopia 2014 by Bookish Ardour – Read 15 dystopian/post-apocalyptic books to complete the “Contagion” level.

  1. Unwind by Neal Shusterman
  2. Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans
  3. The Uprising by Lisa M. Strausse
  4. Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza 
  5. The Program by Suzanne Young
  6. Dualed by Elise Chapman
  7. Taken by Erin Bowman
  8. The Dead and Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer
  9. Perfect Lies by Kiersten White
  10. The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  11. Adaptation by Malinda Lo
  12. Blood Red Road by Moira Young
  13. Into the Still Blue by Veronica Roth
  14. Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi
  15. The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

Debut Author Challenge (DAC) by The Story Siren – Read and review 12 debut MG/YA novels before December 31, 2013

  1. The Murder Complex by Lindsay Cummings
  2. Defy by Sara B Larson
  3. Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy
  4. Pointe by Brandy Colbert
  5. Dear Killer by Katherine Ewell
  6. No One Else Can Have You by Kathleen Hale
  7. Open Road Summer by Emery Lord
  8. The Break-Up Artist by Philip Siegel
  9. Summer on the Short Bus by Bethany Crandell
  10. Wish You Were Italian by Kristin Rae
  11. Something Real by Heather Demetrios
  12. The Promise of Amazing by Robin Constantine

Monthly Motif Challenge by Bookmarks 2 Blog — Read one book per month that fits in with the motif for that particular month.

  1. Jan– Around the World: Read a book that takes place in a different country; The Time is Now for Running
  2. Feb– Award Winner: Read a book that has won recognition or a literary award; How I Live Now
  3. Mar–  Fairy tales or Fairy Creatures: Read a fairy tale retelling or a book with fey/fairies in it; The Hero’s Guide to Storming the Castle
  4. Apr– Short & Sweet: Read a collection of short stories or anthologies; Shards & Ashes
  5. May– Mystery, Murder, & Mayhem: Read a murder/mystery book; I Hunt Killers
  6. June–  A Long Journey: Read a book with a trip, quest, or journey.
  7. July– Assassins, Warriors, & Rebels: Read a book in which the main character is/fights one of these things.
  8. Aug– Alternate Reality: Read a book that’s set in the future, on another planet, or in an unknown world.
  9. Sep– Book to Movie: Read a book that has a movie based off of it.
  10. Oct– The Witching Hour: Read a book about a witch or a book that has witches in it.
  11. Nov– An Oldie but a Goodie: Read a book published before 2000.
  12. Dec– That’s a Wrap: Finish a series you’ve been meaning to finish or read the next book in a series you’ve started.

Book to Movie Challenge by Doing Dewey Decimal — Read and watch 6 different book-to-movie adaptations to complete the “Movie Devotee” level of the challenge. While I won’t complete all of the books/movies listed below, these are some of the ideas I have:

  1. The Great Gatsby: book | movie
  2. The Maze Runner: book | movie
  3. Divergent: book | movie
  4. Vampire Academy: book | movie
  5. Mockingjay: book | movie
  6. The Perks of Being a Wallflower: book | movie
  7. The Book Thief: book | movie
  8. The Fault In Our Stars: book | movie
  9. How I Live Now: book | movie

One response »

  1. Thanks for joining the book to movie challenge! I love your list book choices. I’d really like to get to The Maze Runner, Vampire Academy, and The Book Thief this year too 🙂

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