2015 Challenges

GoodReads 50 Books Challenge

01. JONES, Darynda – First Grave On The Right (Charley Davidson, #1) ★ ★ ★
02. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone (Harry Potter, #1) ★ ★ ★ ★
03. HART, Miranda – The Best Of Miranda ★ ★ ★
04. BROWN, Dan – Het Verloren Symbool (Robert Langdon, #3) ★ ★
05. KERR, Katharine – The Spirit Stone (Deverry, #13) ★ ★ ★
06. GOODKIND, Terry – Het Weerloze Rijk (Sword Of Truth, #8) ★ ★
07. NESS, Patrick – The Crane Wife ★ ★ ★ ★
08. BRENNAN, Marie – A Natural History Of Dragons (A Memoir by Lady Trent, #1) ★ ★ ★ ★
09. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2) ★ ★ ★ ★
10. BUTCHER, Jim – White Night (The Dresden Files, #9) ★ ★ ★ ★
11. KERR, Katharine – The Shadow Isle (Deverry, #14) ★ ★ ★
12. BUCKLEY, Michael – Magic And Other Misdemeanors (The Sisters Grimm, #5) ★ ★ ★
13. MOERS, Walter – The 13 1/2 Lives Of Captain Bluebear ★ ★ ★ ★
14. HAMILTON, Laurell K. – Obsidian Butterfly (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter, #9) ★ ★ ★
15. GOODKIND, Terry – Ketenvuur (Sword Of Truth, #9) ★ ★ ★
16. BRENNAN, Marie – The Tropic Of Serpents (A Memoir by Lady Trent, #2) ★ ★ ★ ★
17. KERR, Katharine – The Silver Mage (Deverry, #15) ★ ★
18. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3) ★ ★ ★ ★
19. GALLEY, Ben – Bloodrush (The Scarlet Star Trilogy, #1) ★ ★ ★ ★
20. LOCKHART, E. – Wij Leugenaars ★ ★ ★
21. HARRISON, Kim – The Witch With No Name (The Hollows, #13) ★ ★ ★ ★
22. GOODKIND, Terry – Fantoom (Sword Of Truth, #10) ★ ★
23. HEARNE, Kevin – Shattered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #7) ★ ★ ★ ★
24. JONES, Darynda – Second Grave On The Left (Charley Davidson, #2) ★ ★ ★
25. LEVENE, Rebecca – Smiler’s Fair (The Hollow Gods, #1) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
26. BUCKLEY, Michael – Tales From The Hood (The Sisters Grimm, #6) ★ ★ ★
27. TAHIR, Sabaa – An Ember In The Ashes (An Ember In The Ashes, #1) ★ ★ ★
28. EVANOVICH, Janet – To The Nines (Stephanie Plum, #9) ★ ★ ★
29. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) ★ ★ ★ ★
30. GOODKIND, Terry – De Ongeschreven Wet (Sword Of Truth, #11) ★ ★ ★
31. BRENNAN, Marie – Voyage Of The Basilisk (A Memoir By Lady Trent, #3) ★ ★ ★ ★
32. MARTIN, Gail Z. & MARTIN, Larry N. – Iron & Blood (Jake Desmet, #1) ★ ★ ★
33. NESS, Patrick – More Than This ★ ★ ★ ★
34. ABERCROMBIE, Joe – Half A King (Shattered Sea, #1) ★ ★ ★
35. BUTCHER, Jim – Small Favor (The Dresden Files, #10) ★ ★ ★ ★
36. WEIR, Andy – The Martian ★ ★ ★
37. ST. JOHN MANDEL, Emily – Station Eleven ★ ★ ★
38. MAAS, Sarah J. – Throne Of Glass (Throne Of Glass, #1) ★ ★ ★
39. COLLINS, Suzanne – The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) ★ ★ ★ ★
40. MEYER, Marissa – Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3) ★ ★ ★
41. MAAS, Sarah J. – Crown Of Midnight (Throne Of Glass, #2) ★ ★ ★
42. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5) ★ ★ ★ ★
43. BUCKLEY, Michael – The Everafter War (The Sisters Grimm, #7) ★ ★ ★
44. HAMILTON, Laurell K. – Narcissus In Chains (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter, #10) ★ ★
45. COLLINS, Suzanne – Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) ★ ★ ★ ★
46. HILL, Susan – De Vrouw In Het Zwart ★ ★ ★
47. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
48. BUCKLEY, Michael – The Inside Story (The Sisters Grimm, #8) ★ ★ ★
49. ABERCROMBIE, Joe – Half The World (Shattered Sea, #2) ★ ★ ★
50. COLLINS, Suzanne – Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) ★ ★ ★
51. BUCKLEY, Michael – The Council Of Mirrors (The Sisters Grimm, #9) ★ ★ ★
52. MAAS, Sarah J. – Heir Of Fire (Throne Of Glass, #3) ★ ★ ★ ★
53. ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
54. BLACK, Holly & CLARE, Cassandra – The Iron Trial (Magisterium, #1) ★ ★ ★

Extra 2015 Reads
▪ HAMILTON, Laurell K. – The Girl Who Was Infatuated With Death (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter, #8.5) ★ ★
▪ VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 1 [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ GILLEN, McKELVIE, WILSON & COWLES – The Wicked + The Divine Vol. 1: The Faust Act [Graphic novel] ★ ★
▪ WIEBE, Kurtis J. & UPCHURCH, Roc – Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass & Sorcery [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 2 [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ MURAKAMI, Haruki – The Secret Library [Short story] ★ ★
▪ VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 3 [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ KRESSEL, Matthew – The Meeker And The All-Seeing Eye [Short story] ★ ★
▪ VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 4 [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 5 [Graphic novel] ★ ★ ★
▪ MEYER, Marissa – Fairest (The Lunar Chronicles, #3.5) ★ ★
▪ WIEBE, Kurtis J. & UPCHURCH, Roc – Rat Queens Vol. 2: Far Reaching Tentacles of N’rygoth[Graphic novel] ★ ★
▪ WIEBE, Kurtis J. & UPCHURCH, Roc – Rat Queens Special: Braga [Graphic novel] ★
▪ GILLEN, McKELVIE, WILSON & COWLES – The Wicked + The Divine Vol. 2: Fandemonium [Graphic novel] ★ ★
▪ STEVENSON, Noelle – Nimona [Graphic novel] ★ ★

BookClub Challenge

▪ January (First book in a series): JONES, Darynda – First Grave On The Right (Charley Davidson, #1)
▪ February (Shapeshifters): NESS, Patrick – The Crane Wife
▪ March (Youth nostalgia): ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
▪ April (Duo’s): BUCKLEY, Michael – Magic And Other Misdemeanors (The Sisters Grimm, #5)
▪ May (Original language): BRENNAN, Marie – The Tropic Of Serpents (A Memoir by Lady Trent, #2)
▪ June (Urban Fantasy): HARRISON, Kim – The Witch With No Name (The Hollows, #13)
▪ July (Number in title): EVANOVICH, Janet – To The Nines (Stephanie Plum, #9)
▪ August (KOMKOMMER – Cucumber transl.): NESS, Patrick – More Than This
▪ September (New author): MAAS, Sarah J. – Throne Of Glass (Throne Of Glass, #1)
▪ October (10): HAMILTON, Laurell K. – Narcissus In Chains (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter, #10)
▪ November (Mist): HILL, Susan – De Vrouw In Het Zwart
▪ December (Written together):BLACK, Holly & CLARE, Cassandra – The Iron Trial (Magisterium, #1)

Series wrap-up

Series started: 7
JONES, Darynda – Charley Davidson series
ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter series
BRENNAN, Marie – A Memoir by Lady Trent
GALLEY, Ben – The Scarlet Star Trilogy
ABERCROMBIE, Joe – Shattered Sea
MAAS, Sarah J. – Throne Of Glass
COLLINS, Suzanne – The Hunger Games

Series finished/caught up with: 9
KERR, Katharine – Deverry Cycle (FIN)
HARRISON, Kim – The Hollows (FIN)
HEARNE, Kevin – The Iron Druid Chronicles (CU)
GOODKIND, Terry – Sword Of Truth (FIN)
BRENNAN, Marie – A Memoir by Lady Trent (CU)
ABERCROMBIE, Joe – Shattered Sea (CU)
COLLINS, Suzanne – The Hunger Games (FIN)
BUCKLEY, Michael – The Sisters Grimm (FIN)
ROWLING, J.K. – Harry Potter series (FIN)

▪ Balance: 2

BuddyReads

▪ Harry Potter series Bookclub readalong: Finished!
1. The Sorcerer’s Stone
2. The Chamber Of Secrets
3. The Prisoner Of Azkaban
4. The Goblet Of Fire
5. The Order Of The Phoenix
6. The Half-Blood Prince
7. The Deathly Hallows

▪ #YearOfCosmere: EPIC FAIL.

▪ BookTubeSFF Awards:
WIEBE, Kurtis J. & UPCHURCH, Roc – Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass & Sorcery [Graphic novel]
ABERCROMBIE, Joe – Half A King (Shattered Sea, #1)
WEIR, Andy – The Martian
ST. JOHN MANDEL, Emily – Station Eleven
MURAKAMI, Haruki – The Secret Library [Short Story]
VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 3 [Graphic novel]
KRESSEL, Matthew – The Meeker And The All-Seeing Eye [Short story]
VAUGHAN, Brian K. & STAPLES, Fiona – Saga Vol. 4 [Graphic novel]
MAAS, Sarah J. – Heir Of Fire (Throne Of Glass, #3)

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