Celebrate the Author Challenge Wrap-Up

I’ve finished the challenge! I used picture books for this challenge. Here’s what I read: January – Rosemary Wells, A.A. Milne Review 1 Review 2 Review 3February – Norman Bridwell Review 1March – Dr. Seuss Review 1 Review 2 Review 3April – Beverly Cleary Review 1 Review 2May – Margaret Wise Brown Review 1June –… Read More »

Challenges Completed

I never remember to post when I complete a challenge and don’t want to bombard you with a whole bunch of posts in a row so I’ll mention the ones I’ve finished recently and not posted about here. Clicking the links will bring to all posts with that label in which you can find the… Read More »

2009 YA Challenge

J. Kaye’s holding the YA Challenge again for 2009. I’ll be comitting to 12 YA books from Jan 1 – Dec. 31/09. I can change my list at any time. I’m just going to list some possiblities: 1. Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry 2. The Messengers by Lois Lowry 3. Witchery Hill by Welwyn Wilton… Read More »

A Ghostly Challenge

CHALLENGE FINISHED!I read the two books I originally said I would and I enjoyed them both, especialy Jade Green. I liked this challenge and if there is interest, will hold it again next year. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~This is my latest challenge which has already started. I just realized I never posted my selections for it! Challenge goes… Read More »

R.I.P. III Challenge

CHALLENGE FINISHED!I chose Peril the Second and only needed to read two but I read three books. You can see the reviews by clicking on the titles below. I can’t pick fav and least fav out of these three books, they were all very close. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~It’s that time again! Stainless Steel Droppings is hosting this… Read More »

888 Challenge

NOTE: I’m dropping out of this challenge. I’ll still be reading a few more from this list because they overlap with other challenges but there is NO WAY I can finish this in time.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Also known as the 8 Books in 8 Categories in ’08 Challenge. Michelle from 1 More Chapter designed the challenge, originally for… Read More »

The Pub ’08 Challenge

CHALLENGE FINISHED!I’ve read lots of ARCs this year but not as many as I’d thought were actually published in 2008 so I JUST finished this challenge. Books are listed below. Reviews can be found by clicking The Pub 08 Challenge in the labels line. Best Read: The Sky Isn’t Visible From Here by Melanie WellsLeast… Read More »