Dec 8, 2009

The 2nd Reading Challenge

Challenge Guidelines:
1. Anyone can join. You don't need a blog to participate.
--Non-Bloggers: Include your information in the comment section. 

2. There are four levels:
-- Curious – Read 3 novels that are 2nd in a series or second time you've read the author.
-- Fascinated – Read 6 that are 2nd in a series or second time you've read the author.
-- Addicted – Read 12 novels that are 2nd in a series or second time you've read the author.
-- Obsessed – Read 20 novels 2nd in a series or second time you've read the author. 
3. Any genre counts. 
4. You can list your books in advance or just put them in a wrap up post. If you list them, feel free to change them as the mood takes you. 
5. Challenge begins January 1st thru December, 2010. Only books started on January 1st count towards this challenge. 
6. When you sign up under Mr. Linky, put the direct link to the post about the 2nd Reading Challenge. Include the URL so that other participants can find join in and read your reviews and post.

The great thing about this challenge is that it's not just for your second in a series books, but the second time you've read an author as well. This encourages you to give authors another try if you haven't liked the book you've read or simply another excuse to read a book by an author you loved. Join this challenge here!

I'll try to reach the Fascinated level with 6 books that are 2nd in a series!

My List of Books I'm Planning to Read:
1. "The Lost City of Faar" by D.J. MacHale (2nd book in the Pendragon series)
2. "Eldest" by Christopher Paolini (2nd book in the Inheritance Cycle)
3. "The Desert Spear" by Peter V. Brett (2nd book in the Demon Trilogy)
4. "Sign of the Cross" by Chris Kuzneski (2nd book in the Payne & Jones series)
5. "The Magician" by Michael Scott (2nd book in the Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series)
6. "Hinterland" by James Clemens (2nd book in the Godslayer Chronicles)

My List of Books I've read:
  1. "Too Hot to Handle" by Robin Kaye (Domestic Gods series) - review
  2. "The Turkish Gambit" by Boris Akunin (Erast Fandorin series) - review
  3. "Devil May Ride" by Wendy Roberts (Ghost Dusters series) - review
  4. "Lois Lane Tells All" by Karen Hawkins (Talk of the Town series) - review
  5. "Desires of a Perfect Lady" by Victoria Alexander (Harrington Brothers) - review
  6. "Something Reckless" by Jess Michaels (Albright Sisters series) - review
  7. "A Lady's Guide to Improper Behavior" by Suzanne Enoch (Adventurers' Club series) - review
  8. "The Desert Spear" by Peter V. Brett (Demon Cycle series) - review
  9. "On the Steamy Side" by Louisa Edwards (Recipe for Love series) - review
10. "A Most Sinful Proposal" by Sara Bennett (Husband Hunters Club series) - review
11. "London's Perfect Scoundrel" by Suzanne Enoch (Lessons in Love series) - review
12. "Monster Madness" by Dean Lorey (Nightmare Academy series) - review
13. "In Scandal They Wed" by Sophie Jordan (Penwich School for Virtuous Girls series) - review
14. "Fair Play" by Deirdre Martin (New York Blades series) - review
15. "The Wizard Heir" by Cinda Williams Chima (Heir Chronicles series) - review
16. "Tempting the Marquess" by Sara Lindsey (Weston Family series) - review
17. "Sweet Spot" by Susan Mallery (Bakery Sisters trilogy) - review
18. "Twice Tempted by a Rogue" by Tessa Dare (Stud Club trilogy) - review
19. "Changeless" by Gail Carriger (Parasol Protectorate series) - review
20. "Catching Fire" by Suzanne Collins (Hunger Games trilogy) - review


Post a Comment