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1channywax
Edited: Aug 2, 2009, 9:44pm Top

Categories
1. Classics
2. YA/Children's
3. Favorite Author books I haven't read yet
4. LDS fiction/authors
5. New Authors (to me)
6. 2009 Releases
7. Books from my Goodreads List
8. Historical Fiction
9. Series

Classics
1.) Emma by Jane Austen
2.) Rebecca by Daphne Maurier
3.) Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
*4.) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
5.) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
6.) The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
*7.) Peter Pan by. J. M. Barrie
8.) Tess of the D'urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
9.) Dracula by Bram Stoker

YA/Children
*1.) The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
*2.) Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
*3.) The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
*4.) The Amaranth Enchantment by Julie Berry
*5.) The Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
*6.) The Off Season by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
*7.) The Swan Kingdom by Zoe Marriott
*8.) Princess Ben by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
*9.) The Loser's Guide to Life and Love by A.E. Cannon

Favorite Author Books I Haven't Read
1.) Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
*2.) Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan
3.) The Host by Stephenie Meyer
*4.) Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling
*5.) Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George 02/08/09
*6.) The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan
*7.) Fairest by Gail Carson Levine 01/12/09
*8.) My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison 01/20/09
*9.) Dragon Spear by Jessica Day George

LDS Fiction/Authors
*1.) The Highwayman of Tanglewood by Marcia Lynn Mclure
*2.) Abinadi by H.B. Moore
*3.) Lockdown by Traci Hunter Abramson
*4.) The Prairie Prince by Marcia Lynn McClure
*5.) Lemon Tart by Josi Kilpack
*6.) My Not So Fairy Tale Life by Julie Wright
*7.) Previously Engaged by Elodia Strain
*8.) Fool me Twice by Stephanie Black
*9.) Taking Chances by Shannon Guyman

New Authors (To Me)
*1.) Beastly by Alex Flinn
*2.) Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin
*3.) Farworld by J. Scott Savage
*4.) A Crooked Kind of Perfect by Linda Urban
*5.) Fairies of DreamDark: BlackBringer by Laini Taylor
*6.) Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale
*7.) Agent in Old Lace by Tristi Pinkston
8. To Catch a Pirate by Jade Parker
9. The Season by Sarah MacLean

2009 Releases
*1.) Daughter of the Flames by Zoe Marriot
*2.) The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan
*3.) Taken By Storm by Angela Morrison
*4.) Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George
5.) Faery Rebels by R.J. Anderson
*6.) Just One Wish by Janette Rallison
*7.) Wings by Aprilynne Pike
*8.) The Hourglass Door by Lisa Mangum
*9.) My Fairy Grandmother by Aubrey Mace

Goodreads list
*1.) Once Upon a Marigold by Jean Ferris
*2.) The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor
*3.) Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George
4.) Stardust by Neil Gaiman
5.) Labyrinth by Kate Mosse
6.) Enthusiasm by Polly Shulman
*7.) All's Fair in Love, War, and High School by Janette Rallison
*8.) Confessions of a Shopoholic by Sophie Kinsella
*9.) The Fairie Path by Frewin Jones

Historical Fiction
1.) Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks
2.) Primavera by Mary jane Beaufrand
3.) The True Confessions of Charolette Doyle by Avi
*4.) The Measure of a Lady by Deeane Gist
5.) The Serpent Garden by Judith Merkle Riley
6.) Keturah and Lord Death by Martine Leavitt
7) Sepulchre by Kate Mosse
8) Nobody's Princess by Esther Friesner
9) Climbing the Stairs by Padma Venkatraman

Series
*1.) Fablehaven by Brandon Mull
*2.) Fablehaven-Rise of the Evening Star by Brandon Mull
*3.) Fablehaven-Grip of the Shadow Plague by Brandon Mull
*4.) Fablehaven-Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary by Brandon Mull
*5.) The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening by L.J. Smith
*6.) The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle by L.J. Smith
*7.) The Vampire Diaries: The Fury by L.J. Smith
*8) The Vampire Diaries: Dark Reunion by L.J. Smith
9) The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Volume 1
Holy cow! That is a lot of books!:)
* Finished

2VictoriaPL
Nov 22, 2008, 8:44pm Top

I adored The Darkangel, I'll be interested to hear your thoughts on it. Are you reading The Count of Monte Cristo abridged or unabridged?

3channywax
Nov 22, 2008, 8:54pm Top

Unabridged. I have seen the movie, and have always wanted to read it. I sometimes have a hard time getting through the "classics", but I am going to make myself! I have never not finished a book, but I have gotten tired of a few before I have finished them. Hopefully I will be able to get through them and enjoy them!:)

4VictoriaPL
Nov 22, 2008, 8:59pm Top

My copy is unabridged too, it's a doorstop! The Wiki on the book is really good if you get confused with the Count's aliases.

5Irishoneyscotland
Nov 23, 2008, 2:31am Top

You have great books to read ... A few of them I have read myself and other are on my list to read ... I will watch with interest to see your reviews of the books .....

6_Zoe_
Nov 25, 2008, 1:27pm Top

Great list! There are some here that I've read and loved just this past year (Life as We Knew It, Year of Wonders) and others that I'm also planning to read in the next year or so (The Lightning Thief, Nobody's Princess, The Hunger Games). I'm also partway through Inkheart, but it wasn't quite holding my attention.

7channywax
Feb 2, 2009, 12:32pm Top

Here is a link to all the wonderful books I have read and reviewed for January!
http://alwayssomethingtoread.blogspot.com/ I hope everyone is enjoying this challenge as much as I am!

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