Thursday, April 15, 2010

Spring Reading Thing 2010


It's Spring!! 

I know, I know, I'm late with the newsflash.  This past fall, I participated in Callipidder Days Fall Into Reading.  I promised myself back then that I would join in the fun for her Spring Reading Thing, so here I am...a little late, but a woman of my word!

The event is simple.  I list the books I want to read this spring - March 20th through June 20th - and get reading!  To join in the fun, head on over to Callapidder Days !

Here is my list:
I reserve the right to update and add to this list as the season continues.  I will link to reviews, and the books listed in BOLD are read, but not yet reviewed.

  1. 1.  Three Cups by Mark St..Germain
  2. 2.  The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen
  3. 3.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
  4. 4.  Fever Crumb by Phillip Reeve
  5. 5.  Hard Eight by Janet Evanovich
  6. 6.  The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  7. 7.  My Invisible Boyfriend by Susie Day
  8. 8.  I Thought You Were Dead by Peter Nelson
  9. 9.  Green Angel by Alice Hoffman
  10. 10.  Green Witch by Alice Hoffman
  11. 11.  The Dark Days of Hamberger Halpin by Josh Berk
  12. 12.  Black Hills by Dan Simmons
  13. 13.  Serafina67 *Urgently requires life by Susie Day
  14. 14.  Linger by Maggie Stiefvater
  15. 15.  She-Rain by Michael Cogdill
  16. 16.  Broken Glass Park by Alina Bronsky
  17. 17.  The Girl She Used to Be by David Cristofano
  18. 18.  Next by James Hynes
  19. 19.  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Steig Larsson
  20. 20.  A Fierce Radiance by Lauren Belfer
  21. 21.  Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A.S. King
  22. 22.  Dead Man of the Year by Stephen Hawley Martin
  23. 23.  The Language of Secrets by Dianne Dixon
  24. 24.  How To Lose a Client by Becky A. Bartness
  25. 25.  The Horse and His Boy (The Chronicles of Narnia #3) by C.S. Lewis
  26. 26.  Prince Caspian (The Chronicles of Narnia #4) by C.S. Lewis
  27. 27.  The Rehearsal by Eleanor Catton
  28. 28.  Imperfect Birds by Anne Lamott
  29. 29.  The Messenger of Athens by Anne Zouroudi
  30. 30.  Little Bee by Chris Cleave
  31. 31.  Prince of Mist by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  32. 32.  Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
  33. 33.  City of Bones (Mortal Instruments Book 1) by Cassandra Clare
  34. 34.  To the Nines (Stephanie Plum #9) by Janet Evanovich
  35. 35.  Louisa May Alcott:  The Woman Behind Little Women by Harriet Reisen
  36. 36.  Silent Scream by Karen Rose
  37. 37.  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
  38. 38.  Twilight:  The Graphic Novel by Stephenie Meyer and Young Kim
  39. 39.  Virginia by Susan Hughes
  40. 40.  Frindle by Andrew Clements
  41. 41.  Countdown by Deborah Wiles
  42. 42.  The 13th Reality by James Dashner
  43. 43.  Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Beth Patillo
  44. 44.  I LEGO N.Y.  by Christoph Neimann
  45. 45.  Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Beth Pattillo
  46. 46.  I LEGO N.Y. by Christoph Neimann
  47. 47.  Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
  48. 48.  The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer
  49. 49.  Mr. Darcy Broke My Heart by Beth Pattillo
  50. 50.  Burned by P.C. Cast and Kristen Cast
  51. 51.  Still Missing by Chevy Stevens
  52. 52.  The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger


Oh boy.  That's a long list.  The beautiful thing about this challenge is that it will keep me focused.  All of the books I have listed are sitting on my bookshelf waiting to be read.  So, as long as I avoid the library and the book store between now and June, this list won't change (hahahahaaaa).

What's on your list?


*For some reason, the numbers on my list are not showing up.  grr.  There are 37 books on my list thus far.

8 comments:

Nely said...

Ooh, thanks for bringing it to my attention. I'm joining too. Plus I just love the challenge button ;)

♥Nely

Doug Bratton said...

Thirty seven books? Lightweight.
;)

Alison's Book Marks said...

Nely - this challenge is right up your alley...chain-reader!

Doug - I'm a lunatic, you're well aware.

bermudaonion said...

Good luck!

Heavenly Savings said...

Cute Blog!!! I’m another new follower! Feel free to check out my blog as well! http://heavenlysavings.blogspot.com
Happy Friday Follow! Hope to Blog with you again soon!

MelissaAggie98 said...

Happy FF! Just stopped by to say hello!

Natalie said...

wow, that's a lot of reading, heavy reading...whew. Diary of a Whimpy kid was surely a fun read. I wonder if the movie is a fun as the book though..And Linger by MG? Yay -- I can't wait! for real...

I look forward for your review on all these books, I'd like to add some of these into my TBR too.

Just Mom said...

You've got all sorts of good book on this list and have done very well getting them read - great job!

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