2013 Reading Challenges


2013 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge:


Progress:  86/25 (Goal Complete: 3/11/2013)

1. A Death in the Small Hours--Charles Finch (1/3/2013)
2. The Midwife's Tale--Sam Thomas (1/6/2013) 
3. The Borgia Mistress--Sara Poole (1/9/2013) 
4. Mistress of My Fate--Hallie Rubenhold (1/12/2013) 
5. The Twelve Clues of Christmas--Rhys Bowen (1/13/2013) 
6. The Last Runaway--Tracy Chevalier  (1/15/2013) 
7. The Aviator's Wife--Melanie Benjamin (1/17/2013) 
8. The Passing Bells--Phillip Rock (1/20/2013) 
9. The Bughouse Affair--Marcia Muller & Bill Pronzini (1/22/2013) 
10. Summerset Abbey--T. J. Brown (1/23/2013) 
11. Parlor Games--Maryka Biaggio (1/25/2013) 
12. Speaking From Among the Bones--Alan Bradley (1/27/2013) 
13. Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker--Jennifer Chiaverini (1/30/2013)
14. The Anatomist's Apprentice--Tessa Harris (2/1/2013)
15. Habits of the House--Fay Weldon (2/6/2013)
16. A Medal for Murder--Frances Brody (2/10/2013) 
17. The Ambassador's Daughter--Pam Jenoff (2/11/2013) 
18. The Kommandant's Girl--Pam Jenoff (2/14/2013) 
19. The House at Riverton--Kate Morton (2/16/2013) 
20. Shadow on the Crown--Patricia Bracewell (2/21/2013) 
21. The Winter Witch--Paula Brackston (2/23/2013) 
22. India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy--Carol K. Carr (2/27/2013) 
23. Children of Liberty--Paullina Simons (3/6/2013) 
24. The India Fan--Victoria Holt (3/10/2013) 
25. Glamorous Illusions--Lisa T. Bergren (3/11/2013) 
26. Grave Consequences--Lisa T. Bergren (3/17/2013) 
27. The House Girl--Tara Conklin (3/19/2013) 
28. Shadows and Strongholds--Elizabeth Chadwick (3/30/2013) 
29. Frankie's Letter--Dolores Gordon-Smith (4/6/2013)
30. A Murder at Rosamund's Gate--Susanna Calkins (4/24/2013)
31. Lady of Ashes--Christine Trent (4/28/2013)
32. The Fate of Mercy Alban--Wendy Webb (4/30/2013)
33. Death of a Dowager--Joanna Campbell-Slan (5/7/2013)
34. The Turncoat: Renegades of the Revolution--Donna Thorland (5/12/2013)
35.  The Ashford Affair--Lauren Willig (5/13/2013)
36. The Highbury Murders--Victoria Grossack (5/20/2013)
37. Blood & Beauty--Sarah Dunant (6/2/2013)
38. The Family Way--Rhys Bowen (6/3/2013)
39. Murder in Chelsea--Victoria Thompson (6/6/2013)
40. An Inquiry into Love and Death--Simone St. James (6/9/2013)
41. Murder Your Darlings--J.J. Murphy (6/12/2013)
42. You Might as Well Die--J.J. Murphy (6/15/2013)
43. A Friendly Game of Murder--J.J. Murphy (6/17/2013)
44. Fever--Mary Beth Keane (6/19/2013)
45. Leaving Everything Most Loved--Jacqueline Winspear (6/22/2013)
46. Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play--Ellen Mansoor Collier (7/4/2013)
47. Bathing Beauties, Booze and Bullets--Ellen Mansoor Collier (7/6/2013)
48. The Crown--Nancy Bilyeau (7/9/2013)
49. The Chalice--Nancy Bilyeau (7/15/2013)
50. The House of Special Purpose--John Boyne (7/17/2013)
51. In Defense of the Queen--Michelle Diener (7/20/2013)
52. Imperial Scandal--Teresa Grant (7/22/2013)
53. The Paris Affair--Teresa Grant (7/28/2013)
54. The Anatomy of Death--Felicity Young (7/31/2013)
55. Antidote to Murder--Felicity Young (8/2/2013)
56. Murder as a Fine Art--David Morrell (8/4/2013)
57. The White Princess--Philippa Gregory (8/10/2013)
58. Sidney Chambers and the Perils of the Night--James Runcie (8/14/2013)
59. Midnight at Marble Arch--Anne Perry (8/19/2013)
60. The Passion of the Purple Plumeria--Lauren Willig (8/23/2013)
61. The Black Country--Alex Grecian (8/25/2013)
62. The Haunting of Maddy Clare--Simone St. James (8/27/2013)
63. Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald--Therese Anne Fowler (8/31/2013)
64. The Mysterious Death of Miss Jane Austen--Lindsay Ashford (9/11/2013)
65. Dark Waters--Robin Blake (9/13/2013)
66. A Duty to the Dead--Charles Todd (9/18/2013)
67. An Impartial Witness--Charles Todd (9/21/2013)
68. A Bitter Truth--Charles Todd (9/25/2013)
69. An Unmarked Grave--Charles Todd (9/29/2013)
70. An Old Betrayal--Charles Finch (10/4/2013)
71. Winter at Death's Hotel--Kenneth Cameron (10/7/2013)
72. Murder at Hatfield House--Amanda Carmack (10/10/2013)
73. Blind Justice--Anne Perry (10/13/2013)
74. Of Grave Concern--Max McCoy (10/14/2013)
75. Behind the Shattered Glass--Tasha Alexander (10/22/2013)
76. A Question of Honor--Charles Todd (10/27/2013)
77. Lady of Passion--Freda Lightfoot (11/1/2013)
78. Sacred Treason--James Forrester (11/6/2013)
79. The Roots of Betrayal--James Forrester (11/9/2013)
80. Burial Rites--Hannah Kent (11/11/2013)
81. Roses Have Thorns--Sandra Byrd (11/13/2013)
82. Fear in the Sunlight--Nicola Upson (11/18/2013)
83. Longbourn--Jo Baker (11/22/2013)
84. A Spear of Summer Grass--Deanna Raybourn (12/7/2013)
85. The Spook Lights Affair--Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini (12/9/2013)
86. Delia's Shadow--Jaime Lee Moyer (12/12/2013)

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2013 Crusin' Thru the Cozies Reading Challenge:


Progress: 43/13 (Goal Complete: 4/1/2013)

1. Read and Buried--Erika Chase (1/2/2013)
2. Dial C For Chihuahua--Waverly Curtis (1/8/2013) 
3. The Twelve Clues of Christmas--Rhys Bowen (1/13/2013) 
4. The Long Quiche Goodbye--Avery Aames (2/3/2013) 
5. A Plain Scandal--Amanda Flower (2/13/2013) 
6. Due or Die--Jenn McKinlay (2/17/2013) 
7. Book, Line, and Sinker--Jenn McKinlay (2/18/2013) 
8. Death Drops--Chrystle Fiedler (2/24/2013)
9. Scent to Kill--Chrystle Fiedler (3/2/2013)
10. Town in a Pumpkin Bash--B.B. Haywood (3/3/2013)
11. Buried In a Bog--Sheila Connolly (3/21/2013) 
12. Every Trick In the Book--Lucy Arlington (3/23/2013) 
13. That Old Flame of Mine--J. J. Cook (4/1/2013)
14. To Sketch a Thief--Sharon Pape (4/18/2013) 
 15. Peach Pies and Alibis--Ellery Adams (5/3/2013)
16. Assaulted Pretzel--Laura Bradford (5/5/2013) 
17. Topped Chef--Lucy Burdette (5/8/2013) 
18. Nickeled and Dimed To Death--Denise Swanson (5/10/2013) 
19. One Hot Murder--Lorraine Bartlett (5/16/2013)
20. The Christie Curse--Victoria Abbott (5/23/2013)
21. A Broth of Betrayal--Connie Archer (5/29/2013) 
22. Murder in Chelsea--Victoria Thompson (6/6/2013) 
23. Chihuahua Confidential--Waverly Curtis (6/10/2013) 
24. The Sleeping Salesman Enquiry--Ann Purser (6/24/2013)
25. Gluten for Punishment--Nancy J. Parra (6/29/2013)
26. Mayhem at the Orient Express--Kylie Logan (8/6/2013)
27. Pall in the Family--Dawn Eastman (8/9/2013)
28. The Begonia Bribe--Alyse Carlson (8/17/2013)
29. Final Sentence--Daryl Wood Gerber (9/4/2013)
30. Not the Killing Type--Lorna Barrett (9/6/2013)
31. Bran New Death--Victoria Hamilton (9/10/2013)
32. Chili Con Carnage--Kylie Logan (9/30/2013)
33. Grace Takes Off--Julie Hyzy (9/30/2013)
34. Clammed Up--Barbara Ross (10/17/2013)
35. Heirs and Graces--Rhys Bowen (10/20/2013)
36. A Skeleton in the Family--Leigh Perry (10/23/2013)
37. Murder on the Rocks--Allyson K. Abbott (10/26/2013)
38. Cloche and Dagger--Jenn McKinlay (10/28/2013)
39. Murder, Plain and Simple--Isabella Alan (11/3/2013)
40. Drizzled with Death--Jessie Crockett (11/10/2013)
41. Do or Diner--Christine Wenger (11/14/2013)
42. Bewitched, Bothered and Biscotti--Bailey Cates (12/25/2013)
43. Charms and Chocolate Chips--Bailey Cates (12/26/2013)

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2013 Library Books Reading Challenge:


Progress: 63/50 (Goal Complete: 10/20/2013)

1. Read and Buried--Erika Chase (1/2/2013)
2. A Death in the Small Hours--Charles Finch (1/3/2013) 
3. Dial C For Chihuahua--Waverly Curtis (1/8/2013) 
4. The Borgia Mistress--Sara Poole (1/9/2013) 
5. The Twelve Clues of Christmas--Rhys Bowen (1/13/2013) 
6. The Bughouse Affair--Marcia Muller & Bill Pronzini (1/22/2013) 
7. The Anatomist's Apprentice--Tessa Harris (2/1/2013) 
8. The Long Quiche Goodbye--Avery Aames (2/3/2013) 
9. Habits of the House--Fay Weldon (2/6/2013) 
10. The Winter Witch--Paula Brackston (2/23/2013) 
11. Etiquette & Espionage--Gail Carriger (3/8/201/3) 
12. The House Girl--Tara Conklin (3/19/2013) 
13. Buried In a Bog--Sheila Connolly (3/21/2013) 
14. Every Trick In the Book--Lucy Arlington (3/23/2013) 
15. Frankie's Letter--Dolores Gordon-Smith (4/6/2013) 
16. To Sketch a Thief--Sharon Pape (4/18/2013) 
17. Lady of Ashes--Christine Trent (4/28/2013) 
18. The Fate of Mercy Alban--Wendy Webb (4/30/2013) 
19. Peach Pies and Alibis--Ellery Adams (5/3/2013) 
20. Assaulted Pretzel--Laura Bradford (5/5/2013) 
21. Nickeled and Dimed To Death--Denise Swanson (5/10/2013) 
22. The Ashford Affair--Lauren Willig (5/13/2013) 
23. One Hot Murder--Lorraine Bartlett (5/16/2013) 
24. The Christie Curse--Victoria Abbot (5/23/2013) 
25. Inferno--Dan Brown (5/27/2013) 
26. A Broth of Betrayal--Connie Archer (5/29/2013) 
27. The Family Way--Rhys Bowen (6/3/2013) 
28. Murder in Chelsea--Victoria Thompson (6/6/2013) 
29. An Inquiry into Love and Death--Simone St. James (6/9/2013) 
30. Chihuahua Confidential--Waverly Curtis (6/10/2013) 
31. Murder Your Darlings--J.J. Murphy (6/12/2013) 
32. You Might as Well Die--J.J. Murphy (6/15/2013) 
33. A Friendly Game of Murder--J.J. Murphy (6/17/2013) 
34. The Sleeping Salesman Enquiry--Ann Purser (6/24/2013) 
35. Gluten for Punishment--Nancy J. Parra  (6/29/2013)
36. Revenge Wears Prada--Lauren Weisberger (6/30/2013) 
37. The Bookman's Tale--Charlie Lovett (7/2/2013) 
38. The House of Special Purpose--John Boyne (7/17/2013) 
39. The Paris Affair--Teresa Grant (7/28/2013) 
40. Antidote to Murder--Felicity Young (8/2/2013) 
41. The White Princess--Philippa Gregory (8/10/2013) 
42. Sidney Chambers and the Perils of the Night--James Runcie (8/14/2013) 
43. The Haunting of Maddy Clare--Simone St. James (8/27/2013) 
44. Not the Killing Type--Lorna Barrett (9/6/2013) 
45. The Mysterious Death of Miss Jane Austen--Lindsay Ashford (9/11/2013)
46. Dark Waters--Robin Blake (9/13/2013) 
47. Grace Takes Off--Julie Hyzy (9/30/2013) 
48. Of Grave Concern--Max McCoy (10/14/2013) 
49. Clammed Up--Barbara Ross (10/17/2013) 
50. Heirs and Graces--Rhys Bowen (10/20/2013) 
51. A Skeleton in the Family--Leigh Perry (10/23/2013)  
52. Murder on the Rocks--Allyson K. Abbott (10/26/2013)
53. Cloche and Dagger--Jenn McKinlay (10/28/2013) 
54. Murder, Plain and Simple--Isabella Alan (11/3/2013) 
55. Drizzled with Death--Jessie Crockett (11/10/2013) 
56. Burial Rites--Hannah Kent (11/11/2013) 
57. Do or Diner--Christine Wenger (11/14/2013) 
58. Longbourn--Jo Baker (11/22/2013) 
59. The Spook Lights Affair--Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini (12/9/2013) 
60. Delia's Shadow--Jaime Lee Moyer (12/12/2013) 
61. Cinders & Sapphires--Leila Rasheed (12/15/2013) 
62. The Mystery of Mercy Close--Marian Keyes (12/24/2013) 
63. Charms and Chocolate Chips--Bailey Cates (12/26/2013)

1 comment:

  1. Dis you know there's a historical mystery challenge? Just thought I'd mention it since both historical fiction and mysteries are your thing... I've been participating. =)

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