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Subject: 2015 Paranormal Challenge - LISTS ONLY please All welcome to join!
Date Posted: 11/12/2014 6:38 PM ET
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Here's the categories for the 2015 challenge. Feel free to start organizing books but only titles finished after 1/1/15 should be included. All books can be from any of these genres (unless specified to be certain ones per category): (UF, YA, mystery, paranormal romance, erotica, graphic novels & mangas are OK too).

Here is our Reading Challenge for 2015. Challenge starts Jan 1, 2015.

  • Read one in a category bronze medal for that category
  • Read two in a category silver medal for that category
  • Read three in a category gold medal for that category
  • Read four in a category for diamond status for that category
  • Read five in a category for platinum status for that category

Complete 15 of 20 of the categories to become a champion. Some categories are carry overs from last year

  1. Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.
  2. Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.
  3. Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.
  4. Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.
  5. The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.
  6. Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
  7. Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
  8. 1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
  9. Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.
  10. Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).
  11. Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.
  12. No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.
  13. New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.
  14. Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
  15. Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.
  16. DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

Bonus categories

  1. Read 10 books from your TBR Pile
  2. Read 5 Non WL books
  3. Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
  4. Read 5 anthologies
Subject: Melissa's List
Date Posted: 11/12/2014 6:39 PM ET
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  1. Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.
    1. Fairest: The Lunar Chronicles Levana's Story by Marissa Meyer 3/19/15
    2. Deception (Vampires in America, Book 9) by D.B. Reynolds 7/19/15
    3. The Girl's Guide to the Apocalypse by Daphne Lamb 10/24/15
  2. Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.
    1. Candy, Blood, and Sex by Hydra M Star 5/1/15
    2. World War Moo (An Apocalypse Cow Novel) by Michael Logan 6/22/15
    3. Winter (The Lunar Chronicles) by Marissa Meyer 12/1/15
  3. Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.
    1. Widow's Web (Elemental Assassin, Bk 7) by Jennifer Estep 1/17/15
    2. Ink and Bone (The Great Library, Bk 1) by Rachel Caine 6/4/15
    3. Heat of the Moment (Sisters of the Craft, Bk 2) by Lori Handeland 7/3/15
  4. Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.
    1. Spider's Revenge (Elemental Assassin, Bk 5) by Jennifer Estep 1/10/15
    2. By a Thread (Elemental Assassin, Bk 6) by Jennifer Estep 1/13/15
    3. Heart of Venom (Elemental Assassin, Bk 9) by Jennifer Estep 1/24/15
    4. Poison Promise (Elemental Assassin, Bk 11) by Jennifer Estep 9/23/15
    5. Black Widow (Elemental Assassin, Bk 12) by Jennifer Estep 9/27/15
  5. The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.
    1. Facial by Jeff Strand 1/21/15
    2. Redshirts by John Scalzi 2/3/15
    3. Vampire Strippers From Saturn by Vincenzo Bilof 4/17/15
    4. Apocalypse Cow by Michael Logan 6/14/15
    5. ClownFellas: Tales of the Bozo Family by Carlton Mellick III 7/29/15
  6. Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
    1. Smoke on the Water (Sisters of the Craft, Book 3) by Lori Handeland 7/10/15
    2. Dead Girls Don't by Mags Storey 10/18/15
    3. The Poet and the Prophecy (Magic University, Book 4) by Cecilia Tan 12/12/15
  7. Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
    1. The Quick and the Undead (Tombstone Texas, Volume 1) by Kimberly Raye 3/24/15
    2. The Spider (Elemental Assassin, Bk 10) by Jennifer Estep 9/18/15
    3. Spider's Trap (Elemental Assassin, Bk 13) by Jennifer Estep 10/9/15
  8. 1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
    1. Frozen (Heart of Dread, Bk 1) by Melissa de la Cruz & Michael Johnston 5/16/15
    2. Deal with the Devil (Purgatory, Bk 4) by Cynthia Eden 6/27/15
    3. Wounded (Volume 1) by Amy Lane 7/31/15
    4. Wounded (Volume 2) by Amy Lane 8/2/15
  9. Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.
    1. Magic University: The Tower and the Tears by Cecilia Tan 1/29/15
    2. Wolf's Capture (Kodiak Point, Bk 4) by Eve Langlais 2/28/15
    3. A Demon Inside by Rick R Reed 9/6/15
    4. Gnome by Dave Dwonch 12/26/15
  10. Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).
    1. Dare Me (Demon Underground, Book 5) by Parker Blue 7/11/15
    2. Catch Me (Demon Underground, Book 6) by Parker Blue 7/12/15
    3. The Incubus & the Angel (Magic University, Book 3) by Cecilia Tan 9/2/15
  11. Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.
    1. Outfoxed by Love (Kodiak Point, Bk 2) by Eve Langlais 2/20/15
    2. Polar Bared (Kodiak Point, Bk 3) by Eve Langlais 2/26/15
    3. Tales of the Werebear Volume 1 by Skye Eagleday 4/7/15
    4. Caribou's Gift (Kodiak Point, Bk 3.5) by Eve Langlais 12/25/15
  12. No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.
    1. Blood of the Rose (Embraced, Bk 1) by Anya Best 2/8/15
    2. Princess of Thorns by Stacey Jay 3/4/15
    3. Vincent (Vampires in America, Bk 8) by D.B. Reynolds 4/2/15
    4. The Wizard's Spell by Cynthia Eden 11/22/15
  13. New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.
    1. Horrorstor by Grady Hendrix 1/3/15
    2. Dead Under the Sea by Dina T Seth 5/4/15
    3. My Ass is Haunted by the Gay Unicorn Colonel by Chuck Tingle 5/4/15
    4. Cyberella: Preyfinders Universe by Cari Silverwood 12/8/15
  14. Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
    1. Deadly Sting (Elemental Assassin, Bk 8) by Jennifer Estep 1/18/15
    2. Mark of the Demon (Kara Gillian, Bk 1) by Diana Rowland 2/10/15
    3. In the Air Tonight (Sisters of the Craft, Bk 1) by Lori Handeland 7/1/15
  15. Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.
    1. Ultra Fuckers by Carlton Mellick III 1/31/15
    2. The Human Santapede by Adam Millard 12/23/15
    3. A Demon and Her Scot by Eve Langlais 12/24/15
  16. DIY - Manga / Graphic Novels
    1. Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry 3/5/15
    2. October Faction, Volume 1 by Steve Niles 6/15/15
    3. Mercy Thompson: Hopcross Jilly by Patricia Briggs 7/4/15
    4. Vampirella: Feary Tales by Eric Trautmann, Elaine Lee, Nancy A. Collins, Stuart Moore 7/5/15
    5. Alice Cooper Volume 1 by Joe Harris, Brandon Jerwa 9/6/15

Bonus categories

  1. Read 10 books from your TBR Pile
    1. Angel Exiled by Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc 7/21/15
  2. Read 5 Non WL books
  3. Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
    1. Date with Death (Welcome to Hell, Book 2.5) by Eve Langlais 1/6/15
    2. Thread of Death (Elemental Assassin, Bk 5.5) by Jennifer Estep 1/10/15
    3. Kiss of Venom (Elemental Assassin, Bk 8.5) by Jennifer Estep 1/20/15
  4. Read 5 anthologies
    1. Ellora's Cavemen: Tales from the Temple II by Jaid Black (editor) 2/19/15
    2. In the Garden of Poisonous Flowers by Caitlin R Kiernan 4/26/15
    3. V-Wars: Night Terrors anthology 8/30/15
    4. Growl by Eve Langlais, Kate Douglas, AC Arthur 12/18/15


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Date Posted: 11/12/2014 7:08 PM ET
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Finished Challenge 12/5/2015!

wink  Can't Wait for those New Releases - FINISHED!

  1. Dead of Winter (Arcana Chronicles, Bk 3) by Kresley Cole (1/6/15)
  2. Deadly Spells (Prospero's War, Bk 3) by Jaye Wells (2/10/15)
  3. The Exile (Fae, Bk 1) by C.T. Adams  (3/10/15)
  4. Cold Burn of Magic (Black Blade, Bk 1) by Jennifer Estep (4/28/15)
  5. Dark Debt (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 11) by Chloe Neill  (3/3/15)

wink  Blood is Not Enough - FINISHED!

  1. Blood Song (Blood Singer, Bk 1) by Cat Adams
  2. Blood on the Bayou (Annabelle Lee, Bk 2) by Stacey Jay
  3. Blood Games (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 10) by Chloe Neill
  4. Bloodshifted (Edie Spence, Bk 5) by Cassie Alexander
  5. Blood and Silver (Deacon Chalk, Occult Bounty Hunter, Bk 2) by James R. Tuck

wink  Broken Hearted - FINISHED!

  1. Nice Girls Don't Date Dead Men (Jane Jameson, Bk 2) by Molly Harper
  2. Seventh Grave and No Body (Charley Davidson, Bk 7) by Darynda Jones
  3. The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner (Twilight Novella) by Stephenie Meyer
  4. Dreamfever (Fever, Bk 4) by Karen Marie Moning
  5. Demon Song (Blood Singer, Bk 3) by Cat Adams

wink  Double Double Toil & Trouble - FINISHED!

  1. Dark Metropolis (Dark Metropolis, Bk 1) by Jaclyn Dolamore
  2. The Undead Pool (The Hollows, Bk 12) by Kim Harrison
  3. Tall, Dark & Dead (Garnet Lacey, Bk 1) by Tate Hallaway
  4. Forsaken (The Fallen, Bk 4) by Thomas E. Sniegoski
  5. Beverly Hills Demon Slayer (Accidental Demon Slayer, Bk 6) by Angie Fox

wink  The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - FINISHED!

  1. Playing With Fire (Tales of an Extraordinary Girl, Bk 1) by Gena Showalter
  2. Annihilation (Southern Reach, Bk 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
  3. Turned (Blood Lily Chronicles, Bk 3) by Julie Kenner
  4. Pax Demonica (Demon Hunting Soccer Mom, Bk 6) by Julie Kenner
  5. Mirror, Mirror (Stargate Atlantis, Bk 9) by Sabine C. Bauer

wink  Calling Miss Cleo - FINISHED!

  1. Death and the Girl He Loves (Darklight, Bk 3) by Darynda Jones
  2. Widow's Tears (China Bayles, Bk 21) by Susan Wittig Albert
  3. Poison Princess (Arcana Chronicles, Bk 1) by Kresley Cole
  4. Better Read Than Dead (Psychic Eye, Bk 2) by Victoria Laurie
  5. Touch the Dark (Cassandra Palmer, Bk 1) by Karen C

wink  Hellbent for Leather - FINISHED!

  1. A Wild Light (Hunter Kiss, Bk 3) by Marjorie M. Liu
  2. The Shadow Reader (McKenzie Lewis, Bk 1) by Sandy Williams
  3. The Witch With No Name (The Hollows, Bk 13) by Kim Harrison
  4. Torn (Blood Lily Chronicles, Bk 2) by Julie Kenner
  5. Late Eclipses (October Daye, Bk 4) by Seanan McGuire

wink  1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - FINISHED!

  1. Siren Song (Blood Singer, Bk 2) by Cat Adams
  2. The Fallen and Leviathan (The Fallen, Bk 1) by Thomas E. Sniegoski
  3. Unearthly (Unearthly, Bk 1) by Cynthia Hand
  4. Ashes on the Waves by Mary Lindsey
  5. The Neptune Project (Neptune Project, Bk 1) by Polly Holyoke

wink  Let's Hear it For the Boys - FINISHED!

  1. Rot & Ruin (Benny Imura, Bk 1) by Jonathan Maberry
  2. Fat Vampire (Fat Vampire, Bk 1) by Johnny B. Truant
  3. UnSouled (Unwind, Bk 3) by Neal Shusterman
  4. Fated (Alex Verus, Bk 1) by Benedict Jacka
  5. End of Days (The Fallen, Bk 3) by Thomas E. Sniegoski

wink  Teenage Wasteland - FINISHED!

  1. Eternal Knight (Poison Princess, Bk 2) by Kresley Cole
  2. Unwholly (Unwind, Bk 2) by Neal Shusterman
  3. The Summoning (Darkest Powers, Bk 1) by Kelley Armstrong
  4. Crashed (Skinned, Bk 2) by Robin Wasserman
  5. Aerie and Reckoning (The Fallen, Bk 2) by Thomas E. Sniegoski

wink  Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - FINISHED!

  1. Splintered (Splintered, Bk 1) by A. G. Howard
  2. Shadowfever (Fever, Bk 5) by Karen Marie Moning
  3. Written in Red (Others, Bk 1) by Anne Bishop
  4. Drink Slay Love by Sarah Beth Durst
  5. River Marked (Mercy Thompson, Bk 6) by Patricia Briggs

wink  No Passport Required - FINISHED!

  1. Black Dog (Hellhound Chronicles, Bk 1) by Caitlin Kittredge
  2. Darkness Calls (Hunter Kiss, Bk 2) by Marjorie M. Liu
  3. Incarnate (Incarnate, Bk 1) by Jodi Meadows
  4. The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
  5. If Angels Burn (Darkyn, Bk 1) by Lynn Viehl

wink  New To Me - FINISHED!

  1. Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs (Jane Jameson, Bk 1) by Molly Harper
  2. Everneath (Everneath, Bk 1) by Brodi Ashton
  3. Unwind (Unwind, Bk 1) by Neal Shusterman
  4. Skinned (Skinned, Bk 1) by Robin Wasserman
  5. Legend (Legend, Bk 1) by Marie Lu

wink  Watching the Detectives - FINISHED!

  1. Hex and the City (Nightside, Bk 4) by Simon R. Green
  2. Haunted (Harrison Investigations, Bk 1) by Heather Graham
  3. A Ghostly Undertaking (Ghostly Southern, Bk 1) by Tonya Kappes
  4. Redemption (Angel) by Mel Odom
  5. Dead on the Delta (Annabelle Lee, Bk 1) by Stacey Jay

wink  Collecting Dust - FINISHED!

  1. 11/22/63 by Stephen King (TBR since 10/13/12)
  2. The Iron Hunt (Hunter Kiss, Bk 1) by Marjorie M. Liu (TBR since 10/13/12)
  3. Faefever (Fever, Bk 3) by Karen Marie Moning (TBR since 12/31/12)
  4. Wired (Skinned, Bk 3) by Robin Wasserman (TBR since 12/25/12)
  5. Shaedes of Gray (Shaede Assassin, Bk 1) by Amanda Bonilla  (TBR since 2/27/13)

wink  DIY - The Usual Suspects: Vampires, Ghosts, Werewolves, Zombies - FINISHED!

  1. The After House by Michael Phillip Cash (ghost)
  2. Horizon (Aftertime, Bk 3) by Sophie Littlefield (zombies)
  3. Blood Coven Vampires (Volume 1) by Mari Mancusi (vampires)
  4. Dead, Undead, or Somewhere In Between (Rhiannon's Law, Bk 1) by J. A. Saare (vampires)
  5. Fearless (Pax Arcana, Bk 3) by Elliott James (werewolf)

Bonus categories

wink  Read 10 books from your TBR Pile - FINISHED!

  1. Armageddon (The Fallen, Bk 5) by Thomas E. Sniegoski
  2. One Salt Sea (October Daye, Bk 5) by Seanan McGuire
  3. Ashes of Honor (October Daye, Bk 6) by Seanan McGuire
  4. Chimes at Midnight (October Daye, Bk 7) by Seanan McGuire
  5. Fairest (Lunar Chronicles, Levana's Story) by Marissa Meyer
  6. Hot Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 2) by Amanda Carlson
  7. Cold Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 3) by Amanda Carlson
  8. Red Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 4) by Amanda Carlson
  9. Pure Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 5) by Amanda Carlson
  10. The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

wink  Read 5 Non WL books - FINISHED!

  1. Visions of Magic (Awakening, Bk 1) by Regan Hastings
  2. Kitty Goes to Washington (Kitty Norville, Bk 2) by Carrie Vaughn
  3. Kitty Takes a Holiday (Kitty Norville, Bk 3) by Carrie Vaughn
  4. Kitty and the Silver Bullet (Kitty Norville, Bk 4) by Carrie Vaughn
  5. Aunt Dimity's Death (Aunt Dimity, Bk 1) by Nancy Atherton

wink  Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend - FINISHED!

  1. What Would Satan Do? by Anthony Miller
  2. A Vision of Murder (Psychic Eye, Bk 3) by Victoria Laurie
  3. Indexing (Indexing, Bk 1) by Seanan McGuire
  4. The Haunting of Gillespie House by Darcy Coates
  5. Wicked Charms (Lizzy & Diesel, Bk 3) by Janet Evanovich and Phoef Sutton

wink Read 5 anthologies - FINISHED!

  1. Four (A Divergent Collection)
  2. Many Bloody Returns
  3. Faery Tales and Nightmares
  4. Shards and Ashes
  5. Hot for the Holidays


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Alice's Spot

 

  • Read one in a category bronze medal for that category
  • Read two in a category silver medal for that category
  • Read three in a category gold medal for that category
  • Read four in a category for diamond status for that category
  • Read five in a category for platinum status for that category

Complete 15 of 20 of the categories to become a champion. Some categories are carry overs from last year

  1. Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.
    1. Burned by Karen Marie Moning done 1/24
    2. Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs done 3/29
    3. The Shadows by J.R. Ward done 4/20
    4. Pirates Alley by Suzanne Johnson done 6/18
    5. Jinn and Juice by Nicole Peeler done 6/26
  2. Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.
    1. Tainted Blood by M.L. Brennan done 1/22
    2. Red Blooded by Amanda Carlson done 2/5
    3. Blood Father by Tessa Dawn done 2/20
    4. Blood Vengeance by Tessa Dawn done 7/23
    5. Blood Kin by MJ  Scott done 10/29
  3. Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.
    1. Atlantia by Ally Condie done 3/1
    2. Eternal by CC Hunter done 10/25
  4. Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.
    1. The Witch with No Name by Kim Harrison done 3/11
    2. Darker Shade of Magic by VE Schawb done 5/28
    3. Wicked Ride by Rebecca Zanetti done 8/17
    4. Boundary Crossed by Melissa F. Olson done 9/20
    5. Hidden Huntress by Danielle Jensen done 12/19
  5. The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.
    1. The Grendel Affair by Lisa Shearin done 1/6
    2. Resistance by Jenna Black done 1/21
    3. The Jewel by Amy Ewing done 8/30
    4. Visions in Silver by Anne Bishop 10/2
    5. The Veil by Chloe Neill done 11/3
  6. Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
    1. The Dragon Conspiracy by Lisa Shearin done 6/6
    2. Grave Phantoms by Jenn Bennett done 7/30
  7. Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
    1. Magic Possessed by Jaime Rush done 1/29
    2. Black Widow by Jennifer Estep done 4/26
    3. Dark Debt by Chloe Neill done 5/21
    4. Spider's Trap by Jennifer Esteop done 10/23
  8. 1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
    1. Dark Heat by Donna Grant 6/20
    2. Fire Rising by Donna Grant 7/12
    3. Pirateship Down by Suzanne Johnson done 12/12
  9. Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.
    1. Royal Airs by Sharon Shinn done 6/4
    2. Trailer Park Fae by Lilith Saintcrow done 9/7
    3. Dark Ascension by M.L Brennan 10/21
    4. Midnight Kiss by Thea Harrison done 11/17
  10. Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).
    1. The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski done 2/2
    2. Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea by April Genevieve Tucholke done 2/11
    3. The Queen of The Tearling by Erika Johansen done 2/18
    4. Red Rising by Pierce Brown done 2/23
    5. Poison by Brident  Zinn done 4/25
  11. Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.
    1. Black Dog by Caitlin Kittredge done 3/15
    2. Lion's Share by Rachel Vincent done 3/19
    3. Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews done 8/7
    4. Pure Blooded by Amanda Carlson done 11/20
  12. No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.
    1. The Girls of Fire and Thorn Stories by Rae Carson done 1/1
    2. The Clockwork Canary by Beth Ciotta done 1/14 England
    3. Prudence by Gail Carriger done 4/23 India
    4. Born in Chains by Caris Roane done 6/14 Europe/South Africa
    5. Forged by Desire by Bec McMaster done 8/1 London
  13. New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.
    1. Darkest Flame by Donna Grant done 1/4
    2. The Kiss of Deception by Mary E Pearson done 4/29
    3. Cursed by S.J. Harper done 5/1
    4. Shadow Kin by M.J. Kin done 7/18
    5. Stolen Songbird by Danielle Jensen done 8/11
  14. Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
    1. A Wee Murder in my Shop by Fran Stewart done April 5
    2. Eight Grave After Dark by Darynda Jones done 6/1
    3. Hunter's Trail by Melissa F Olson done 6/13
    4. Deadly Spells by Jaye Wells done 8/15
    5. Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish done 11/23
  15. Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.
    1. The Childe Morgan by Katherine Kurtz done 9/12
  16. DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here. Latest book in series
    1. Marked by Rebecca Zanetti done 3/10
    2. A Court of thorn and Roses by Sarah J Maas don 9/26
    3. Fairest by Marissa Meyer done 10/10
    4. Wanted:Wild Thing by Jessica Sims done 11/29

Bonus categories

  1. Read 10 books from your TBR Pile
    1. Low Midnight by Carrie Vaughn done 4/11
    2. The Starts Never Rise by Rachel Vincent done 12/13
  2. Read 5 Non WL books
  3. Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
  4. Read 5 anthologies


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Can't Wait for those New Releases

  1. The Unleashing (Call of Crows, Bk 1) by Shelly Laurenston                                                       5-3-2015
  2. Crouching Tiger, Forbidden Vampire by Kerrelyn Sparks                                                           3-8-2015
  3. The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire by: Molly Harper                                                     4-22-2015
  4. Hard as a Rock by Christine Warren                                                                                        8-2-2015
  5. The Immortal Who Loved Me (Argeneau, Bk 21) by Lynsay Sands                                             4-3-2015

Blood is Not Enough -

  1. Blood Assassin  Author: Alexandra Ivy                                                                                    4-11-2015
  2. First Blood by Sizemore, McCarthy, Green and Brook                                                             8-27-2015
  3. When a Beta Roars by Eve Langlais                                                                                       9-5-2015
  4. Elijah by Jacquelyn Frank                                                                                                         9-11-2015
  5. Damien by Jacquelyn Frank                                                                                                     9-12-2015

Broken Hearted-

  1. Torkel's Chosen by Michelle Howard  (ebook)                                                                    7-20-2015
  2. Sacrificed to the Dragon bk 1-2 by Jessie Donovan                                                             4-20-2015
  3. Death Takes a Holiday (F.R.E.A.K.S. Squad Investigation, Bk 3)  Author: Jennifer Harlow      4-23-2015
  4. Midnight's Kiss (Elder Races, Bk 8)  Author: Thea Harrison                                                 5-27-2015
  5. Arak's Love by Michelle Howard (ebook)                                                                               7-23-2015

Double Double Toil & Trouble -

  1. What's a Witch to Do? (Midnight Magic, Bk 1) by Jennifer Harlow               2-5-2015
  2. Gryphon by Candace Sams                                                                     6-11-2015
  3. Stone Heart (A Tale of the Others)   by Candace Sams                              6-23-2015
  4. The Craftsman by Candace Sams                                                            6-24-2015
  5. Dragon Fall by katie MacAlister                                                                9-24-2015

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) -

  1. The Gazing Globe by Candace Sams                                                               7-7-2015
  2. Werewolf in Vegas by Vicki Lewis Thompson                                                    7-8-2015
  3. The Queen in Winter by Delacroix, Kurland, Shinn, Monette                               6-14-2015
  4. Mind Over Monsters  Author: Jennifer Harlow                                                   6-2-2015
  5. Goblin Moon  Author: Candace Sams                                                              5-28-2015

Calling Miss Cleo -

  1. Grim Shadows (Roaring Twenties, Bk 2) by Jenn Bennett                  1-25-2015
  2. Double Dating with the Dead by Karen Kelley                                    1-25-2015
  3. The Highland Dragon's Lady  Author: Isabel Cooper                         4-13-2015
  4. Lessons after dark Author: Isabel Cooper                                       5-4-2015
  5. Siren's Call by Jayne Castle                                                             7-31-2015

Hellbent for Leather -

  1. Rebel [The Cat Star Chronicles] by Cheryl Brooks                                                 2-18-2015
  2. Dark Taste of Rapture by Gena Showalter                                                             8-11-2015
  3. Forged by Jacquelyn Frank                                                                                   7-11-2015
  4. Highland Hunger by Hannah Howell, others                                                            7-18-2015
  5. Warlord by Angela Knight                                                                                        9-22-2015

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea

  1. The Kraken King (Iron Sea, Bk 4)  Author: Meljean Brook                                                  5-24-2105
  2. The Drigon's Fall by Heather Holland                                                                               3-31-2015
  3. Sea Scoundrel by Annette Blair (ebook)                                                                            4-20-2015
  4. Winged Darkness by: L. F. Hampton                                                                                3-7-2015
  5. The Diamond Conspiracy   Author: Philippa Ballantine, Tee Morris                                     5-6-2015

Let's Hear it For the Boys -

  1. Grizzly Love by Eve Langlais                                                                                        6-19-2015
  2. The Doctor and the Kid by Mike Resnick                                                                        7-5-2015
  3. Mercenaries: Trinity / The Thrall / Claiming Cassidy by Angela Knight                            4-5-2015
  4. Hell's Kitty by Eve langlais                                                                                         4-13-2015
  5. Captivated by lauren Dane                                                                                           7-25-2015

Teenage Wasteland -

  1. Artemis Fowl-The Last Guardian by Eoin Colfer                                       10-31-2015
  2. Artemis Fowl -The Atlantis Complex by Eoin Colfer                                  10-23-2015
  3. Storm Glass by Maria V Snyder                                                                6-7-2015
  4. Waistcoats & Weaponry (Finishing School, Bk 3) by Gail Carriger               3-30-2015
  5. Prudence by Gail Carriger                                                                        6-6-2015

Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! -

  1. Caribou's Gift (Kodiak Point) by Eve Langlais                                          1-18-2015
  2. Light My Fire (Dragon Kin, Bk 7) G A Aiken                                              2-7-2015
  3. Werewolf Sings the Blues [Midnight Magic, Bk 2] by Jennifer Harlow        1-23-2015
  4. Carnal Desires: In Heat / In Smoke / In Mist by: Crystal Jordan                 3-1-2015
  5. Wolf's Capture (Kodiak Point) (Volume 4) by Eve Langais                        1-21-2015

No Passport Required -

  1. Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews                                                                                                  7-27-2015
  2. The Buntline Special a Weird West Tale (Paperback) by Mike Resnick                                        5-30-2015
  3. When an Alpha Purrs by Eve Langlais                                                                                      9-5-2015
  4. Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris                                                                                       8-4-2015
  5. Day Shift by Charlaine Harris                                                                                     8-20-2015

New To Me-

  1. No ifs, Ands, or Bears about it by Celia Kyle (ebook)                                                   7-17-2015
  2. Copper King by Vivian Arend  (ebook)                                                                                      7-17-2015
  3. King of Hearts by Cheyenne McCray                                                                           7-6-2015
  4. Strange Magic (A Yancy Lazarus Novel) by James A. Hunter                                       6-22-2015
  5. Red Moon by Elizabeth Kelly (ebook)                                                                           7-5-2015

Watching the Detectives-

  1. The Keepers by Heather Graham                                                                                6-19-2015
  2. Stalking the Unicorn by Mike Resnick                                                                           6-20-2015
  3. Stalking the Dragon by Mike Resnick                                                                           9-15-2015
  4. Sherlock Holmes and the Beath of God                                                                            6-21-2015
  5. Red Hot Steele (A Dagger and Steele Mystery) by Alex P Berg                                        6-25-2015

Collecting Dust -

  1. Night of the Wolves by Heather Graham                                                               6-9-2015
  2. Unquiet Spirit (Nathaniel Gye, Paranormal Investigator) by: Derek Wilson               4-6-2015
  3. Native Star by M K Hobson                                                                                   7-31-2015
  4. Bound by Desire by Jaymie Holland                                                                     8-6-2015
  5. Captive Dreams by Angela Knight and D Whiteside                                             8-13-2015

DIY - Ghosts and Hauntings

  1. Ghost Killer by Robin D Owens                                                                           2-24-2015
  2. Cyrus Darian and the Ghastly Horde by: Raven Dane                                          7-22-2015
  3. Keeper of the Castle (Haunted Home Renovation, Bk 5)  by Juliet Blackwell          3-11-2015
  4. Shades of Midnight by Linda Fallon                                                                       9-7-2015
  5. Death: The Tease the Dark Tarot Series byDorlana Vann                                    9-26-2015

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. Broken Heart Tails by Michele Bardsley                                                               6-27-2015
  2. Roaring up the Wrong Tree by Celia Kyle                                                             8-3-2015
  3. bearllionaire by Terry Bolryder   (ebook)                                                          8-7-2015
  4. Love at First Roar by Celia Kyle                                                                        7-28-2015
  5. Insatiable (Phantom Corps, Bk 1) (Federation Chronicles, Bk 3) by: Lauren Dane  5-8-2015
  6. Zylar's Moons Volume I by Ravyn Wilde                                                                      2-18-2015
  7. The Geek Job by Eve Langlais                                                                                   8-14-2015
  8. Zylan Rebellion by Ravyn Wilde                                                                                   2-25-2015
  9. A Demon and Her Scot  by Eve Langlais                                                                      2-25-2015
  10. When an Omega Snaps by Eve Langlais                                                                    9-8-2015

Read 5 Non WL books

  1. ,A SEAL Wolf Christmas  Author: Terry Spear                                                               5-2-2015
  2. Hot Spell by Emma Holly, Leigh, Walker, Brook                                                             7-10-2015
  3. Jacob by Jacquelyn Frank                                                                                             8-9-2015
  4. Gideon by Jacquelyn Frank                                                                                           8-10-2015
  5. The Fire Rose by Mercedes Lackey                                                                               8-16-2015

      Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

  1. The Lion Kings by Renee George (ebook)                                                          4-18-2015
  2. Bear-ever Yours by Terry Bolryder (ebook)                                                          4-19-2015
  3. Sacrificed to the Dragon  bk 3-4 by Jessie Donovan (ebook)                                7-25-2015
  4. Christmas Spirit Seduction by Eve langlais (ebook)                                             4-25-2015
  5. Holiday kink by Eve Langlais (ebook)                                                                 4-26-2015

Read 5 anthologies

  1. Broken Heart VIsitor's Pass [Volume 11] by Michele Bardsley                                       3-14-2015
  2. Predatory by Ivy, Bangs, Duvall, Jayne                                                                        6-12-2015
  3. Ministry Protocol: Thrilling Tales of the Ministry of Peculiar Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris 01-18-2015
  4. Red Velvet and Absinthe: Paranormal Erotic Romance : Mitzi Szereto (Editor)                 02-22-2015
  5. Out of This World Lover   by:  Stacey, Devon,  Teglia                                                      03-04-2015


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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. Wolf's Fall Alpha Pack, Bk 6 - J. D. Tyler
  2. The Immortal Who Loved Me Argeneau, Bk 21Lynsay Sands
  3. Born of Defiance (The League #8) - by Sherrily Kenyon
  4. Bengal's Quest - Lora Leigh
  5. Chase the Darkness (Alpha Pack, #7) - J.D. Taylor

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. The Strip (The Big Bad Wolf, #2) - Heather Killough-Walden
  2. The Unleashing (Call of Crows, #1) - Shelly Laurenston
  3. Blood Trinity - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  4. Mountain Echoes (Walker Papers, #8) - C.E. Murphy
  5. Shaman Rises (Walker Papers, #9) - C.E. Murphy

Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1. Dark Heir (Jane Yellowrock, #9) - Faith Hunter
  2. Midnight's Kiss (Elder Races, #8) - Thea Harrison
  3. Crown of Crystal Flame - C.L. Wilson
  4. The Winter King - C.L. Wilson
  5. Crown of Crystal Flame - C.L. Wilson

Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Burn for Me - Hidden Legacy, Bk 1 - Ilona Andrews
  2. Priestess Dreaming - Otherworld, Bk 16 - Yasmine Galenorn
  3. Panther Prowling (Otherworld, Bk 17) - Yasmine Galenorn
  4. The Spell (The Big Bad Wolf, #3) - Heather Killough-Walden
  5. King of Sword and Sky - C.L. Wilson 

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1. Viper Game GhostWalkers, Bk 11 - Christine Feehan
  2. Forever World of Nightwalkers, Bk 2 - Jacquelyn Frank
  3. Forsaken (The World of Nightwalkers, #3)  - Jacquelyn Frank
  4. Alterant - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  5. Raven Calls (Walker Papers, #7) - C.E. Murphy

Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. Taming the Wild Highlander The Highlanders - Volume 4 - Terry Spear
  2. Seduce Me in Flames (Three Worlds #2) - Jacquelyn Frank 
  3. Drink of Me - Jacquelyn Frank 
  4. Queen of Song and Souls - C.L. Wilson
  5. Spirit Dances (Walker Papers, #6)

Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. Cat's Lair - Christine Feehan 
  2. Spider's Trap (Elemental Assassin, #13) - Jennifer Estep 
  3. Dragon Fall (Black Dragons, #1) - Katie MacAlister 
  4. Dark Ghost - Christine Feehan
  5. Magic Shifts (Kate Daniels, #8) -  Ilona Andrews 

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Revenant - Larissa Ione
  2. The Accidental Dragon Accidentals, Bk 9 - Dakota Cassidy
  3. Fury of Obsession Dragonfury, Bk 5 - Coreene Callahan
  4. Red - Bianca D'Arc
  5. Forged (The World of Nightwalkers, #4) - Jacquelyn Frank

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Darkness (New Species, #12)  - Laurann Dohner 
  2. Smiley (New Species, #13)  - Laurann Dohner 
  3. Gideon (Nightwalkers, #2)  - Jacquelyn Frank 
  4. Rapture - Jacquelyn Frank 
  5. Magnus (Tales of the Were, #7; Redstone Clan, #3) - Bianca D'Arc 

Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. The Iron Trial (Magisterium, #1) by Cassandra Clare and Holly Black
  2. Illusion - Sherrilyn Kenyon 
  3. Instinct (Chronicles of Nick, #6) - Sherrilyn Kenyon 
  4. Cold Burn of Magic (Black Blade #1) - Jennifer Estep
  5. Prince of Crows - Diana Givens

Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. The Purrfect Stranger (Tales Of The Were, #2.5)  - Bianca D'Arc
  2. Slade - Bianca D'Arc
  3. Grif - Bianca D'Arc
  4. Bear Attraction - Jennifer Ashley
  5. Thunderbird Falls (Walker Papers, #2) - C.E. Murphy

No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. Chained by Night (MoonBound Clan Vampire, #2) by Larissa Ione
  2. Elijah (Nightwalkers, #3)  - Jacquelyn Frank
  3. Damien (Nightwalkers, #4) Jacquelyn Frank
  4. Noah (Nightwalkers, #5) Jacquelyn Frank
  5. Adam (Nightwalkers, #6) Jacquelyn Frank

New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Bound by Night (MoonBound Clan Vampires #1) by Larissa Ione
  2. Ecstasy - Jacquelyn Frank
  3. Jacob - Jacquelyn Frank
  4. Forbidden - Jacquelyn Frank
  5. Cursed by Fire (Immortal Brothers, #1) Jacquelyn Frank

Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. The Heat (The Big Bad Wolf, #1) - Heather Killough-Walden 
  2. Mate Bond (Shifters Unbound, #7) -  Jennifer Ashley 
  3. Eternal Hunter - Cynthia Eden
  4. Never Cry Wolf - Cynthia Eden
  5. Urban Shaman (Walker Papers, #1) - C.E. Murphy

Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. Walking Dead (Walker Papers, #4) C.E. Murphy
  2. Reaper's Vow (Shadow Reapers, #2) - Sarah McCarty
  3. Coyote Dreams (Walker Papers, #3) - C.E. Murphy
  4. Demon Hunts (Walker Papers, #5) - C.E. Murphy
  5. Dragonbane (Dark-Hunter #25) -  Sherrilyn Kenyon 

DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

  1. The Accidental Dragon(Accidentals, #9) - Dakota_Cassidy
  2. Fury of Obsession -  Coreene Callahan
  3. Hot Blooded (Dark Kings, #4) - Donna Grant 
  4. Night's Blaze (Dark Kings, #5)  - Donna Grant 
  5. Soul Scorched (Dark Kings, #6)  - Donna Grant 

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. I'll Be Slaying You - Cynthia Eden 
  2. Inferno - Bianca D'Arc
  3. Rapture - Jacquelyn Frank
  4. Pleasure - Jacquelyn Frank
  5. The Curse (Belador #3) - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  6. Hell's Kitty (Welcome to Hell, #4) -Eve Langlais
  7. Bunny and the Bear (Furry United Coalition, #1) - Eve Langlais
  8. Swan and the Bear ( Furry Untited Coalition #2) – Eve Langlais
  9. Croc and the Fox ( Furry Untited Coalition #3) – Eve Langlais
  10. Lion and the Falcon ( Furry Untited Coalition #4) – Eve Langlais

Read 5 Non WL books

1. House of Cards - C.E. Murphy

2. Heart Of Stone (The Negotiator Trilogy, Book 1)C.E. Murphy

3. Date with Death (Welcome to Hell, #2.5) - Eve Langlais

4. Hands Of Flame (Negotiator Trilogy, #3) -C.E. Murphy

5.Mist  - Susan Kinard

  Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

  1.    Silence of the Wolf terry Spear
  2.      A Demon and His Witch(Welcome to Hell, #1) Eve Langlais 
  3.     A Demon and His Psycho(Welcome to Hell, #2) Eve Langlais 
  4.    A Demon and Her Scot (Welcome to Hell, #3) Eve Langlais 
  5.   About a Vampire (Argeneau, #22) - Lynsay Sands                                             

Read 5 anthologies

  1. Born to Bite
  2. Many Bloody Returns
  3. When He was Bad
  4. Dark Damaged
  5. The Undead in My Bed


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Can't Wait for those New Releases Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. Shifting Shadows: Stories from the World of Mercy Thompson Author: Patricia Briggs 3/15
  2. Eighth Grave After Dark (Charley Davidson, Bk 8) Author: Darynda Jones 6/24
  3. Dark Debt (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 11) Author: Chloe Neill 4/28

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Games (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 10) Author: Chloe Neill 3/28
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Broken-Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Shadow of the Wolf (Heart's Desire) Author: Dana Marie Bell 1/7
  2. Death Masks (Dresden Files, Bk 5) Author: Jim Butcher 2/9
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

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Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

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1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. A Touch of Crimson (Renegade Angels, Bk 1) Author: Sylvia Day 3/8
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Let's Hear It For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Pack Discipline, Vol 1: The Mark of an Alpha / The Strength of a Gamma Author: Kim Dare 6/10
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. Beautiful Creatures (Beautiful Creatures, Bk 1) Author: Margaret StohlKami Garcia 4/26
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Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. Freakn' Cougar Author: Eve Langlais 5/12
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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. Cursed by Fire (Immortal Brothers, Bk 1) Author: Jacquelyn Frank 5/17
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New To Me - Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

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Watching the Detectives - Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

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Mixed Species Love (DIY) - Read 1-5 paranormal books that has a couple that are different species (human + vamp, shifter + vamp, and so on).

  1. Angel in Chains (Fallen, Bk 3) Author: Cynthia Eden 1/11
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BONUS CATEGORIES:

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile:

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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.
1.Eighth Grave After Dark (Charley Davidson, Bk 8) by Darynda Jones
2.Wicked Charms (Lizzy & Diesel, Bk 3) by Janet Evanovich & Phoef Sutton
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.
1.Apocalypse Blues (Xombies, Bk 1) by Walter Greatshell
2.Cry Wolf (Alpha and Omega, Bk 1) by Patricia Briggs
3.Contaminated by Em Garner


Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.
1.Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
2.The Dead and The Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer
3.This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer


Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.
1.Game Over (Guardian, Bk 1) by Taylor Keating
2.Wicked Business (Lizzy & Diesel, Bk 2) by Janet Evanovich
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.
1. Monster Island by David Wellington
2. Monster Nation by David Wellington
3. Monster Planet by David Wellington


Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
1. Hunting Season by Shelly Laurenston
2.The Grounding of Group 6 by Julian F. Thompson (premonitions)
3.Seventh Grave and No Body (Charley Davidson, Bk 7) by Darynda Jones


Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
1.Enslaved (Eternal Guardians, Bk 5) by Elisabeth Naughton
2.Kiss of Pride (Deadly Angels, Bk 1) by Sandra Hill
3.Kiss of Wrath (Deadly Angels, Bk 4) by Sandra Hill

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
1.Ember's Kiss (Dragonfire, Bk 8) by Deborah Cooke
2.The Dragon Who Loved Me  by G. A. Aiken
3.How to Drive a Dragon Crazy by G. A. Aiken

Let's Hear it For the Boys -Done
1.Bound (Eternal Guardians, Bk 6) by Elisabeth Naughton
2.Stasis by Kim Fielding
3.Aiden's Charity - Breeds, Bk 12 Author: Lora Leigh


Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).
1. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
2. Green by Jay Lake
3. InterWorld (InterWorld, Bk 1) by Michael Reaves & Neil Gaima

Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.DONE
1.The Beast in Him (Pride, Bk 2) by Shelly Laurenston 
2.The Mane Attraction (Pride, Bk 3) by Shelly Laurenston
3.The Mane Squeeze (Pride, Bk 4) by Shelly Laurenston


No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.
1.Go Fetch by Shelly Laurenston
2.Wanton - Pack of St. James, Bk 2 Author: Noelle Mack
3.Feed by M. T. Anderson

New To Me-Done
1.Pack Challange by Shelly Laurenston
2.Wolf Tales (Wolf Tales, Bk 1) by Kate Douglas
3.Tempting the Beast (Breeds, Bk 1) by Lora Leigh


Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
1.Big Bad Beast by Shelly Laurenston
2.The Mane Event: Christmas Pride / Shaw's Tail by Shelly Laurenston
3.Wolf with Benefits (Pride, Bk 8) by Shelly Laurenston

Collecting Dust - Done
1.The Man Within (Breeds, Bk 2) by Lora Leigh
2.Elizabeth's Wolf (Breeds, Bk 3) by Lora Leigh
3.Kiss of Heat (Breeds, Bk 4) by Lora Leigh
4. Soul Deep (Breeds, Bk 5) by Lora Leigh
5. Jacob's Faith (Breeds, Bk 11) by Lora Leigh
 
DIY - Done
1.Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover
2.The Registry by Shannon Stoker
3.The Predicteds by Christine Seifert


 

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile
1.Lion's Heat (Breeds, Bk 20) by Lora Leigh
2. Styx's Storm (Breeds, #22) by Lora Leigh
3. Primal Bleeding Heart / Skin Bone / Angel-Claimed / Primal Kiss
Author: Michelle Rowen, Ava Gray, Lora Leigh, Jory Strong
4.  Navarro's Promise (Breeds, Bk 24) by Lora Leigh
5. Lawe's Justice - Breeds, Bk 26 Author: Lora Leigh
6. Genesis by Bernard Beckett
7. Trapped by Michael Northtrop
8.Stygian's Honor (Breeds, Bk 27) by Lora Leigh
9.Rule Breaker (Breeds, Bk 29) by Lora Leigh
10.Beast Behaving Badly Pride bk 5 by Shelly Laurenston

Read 5 Non WL books Done
1. Into the Darkness (Dark Realm, Bk 1) by Delilah Devlin
2. Dawn's Awakening (Breeds, Bk 14) by Lora Leigh
3. Mercury's War (Breeds, Bk 16) by Lora Leigh
4. Coyote's Mate by Lora Leigh
5. Bengal's Heart by Lora Leigh

Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
1.Rees (Tales of the Shareem, Bk 1) by Allyson James
2.Blink by Bradley Convissar 
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Read 5 anthologies Done
1.Hot Spell The Countess's Pleasure / The Breed Next Door / The Blood Kiss / Falling for Anthony
Author: Meljean Brook, Emma Holly, Lora Leigh, Shiloh Walker
2. Primal Heat Moon Lust / Pack Law / Running Mate / Wolfe's Hope
Author: Jaci Burton, Lorie O'Clare, Sherri L. King, Lora Leigh
3. Beyond the Dark Dragon Dance / Caught by the Tides / Queen of All She Surveys / In a Wolf's Embrace Author: Emma Holly, Lora Leigh, Diane Whiteside, Angela Knight
4.  Shifter Shifter's Lady / A Jaguar's Kiss / Mad Dog Love / Sea Crossing
Author: Lora Leigh, Alyssa Day, Virginia Kantra, Angela Knight
5. The Magical Christmas Cat Stroke of Enticement / Christmas Bree / Sweet Dreams / Christmas Heat
Author: Lora Leigh, Erin McCarthy, Nalini Singh, Linda Winstead Jones

 

 



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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons (4/29)
  2. Half Wild (The Half Bad Trilogy) by Sally Green (6/5)
  3. Armageddon Rules (Grimm Agency, Bk 2) by J. C. Nelson (7/1)
  4. The Veil (Devil's Isle, Bk 1) by Chloe Neill (8/10)
  5. Ink and Bone (Great Library, Bk 1) by Rachel Caine (8/17)

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Ninja - Blood Ninja, Bk 1 by Nick Lake (1/31/15) (Vampires)
  2. Blood Ninja II: The Revenge of Lord Oda by Nick Lake (2/4/15)
  3. Blood Ninja III The Betrayal of the Living by Nick Lake (2/5/15)
  4. Tainted Blood (Generation V, Bk 3) by M. L. Brennan (5/29)

Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1. Undeadly - Reaper Diaries, Bk 1 by Michele Vail (4/11/15)
  2. Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick, Suzanne Young (5/1)
  3. Contaminated by Em Garner (5/10)
  4. Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter (5/25)
  5. Evermore (Immortals, Bk 1) by Alyson Noel (7/4)

Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Half Bad - The Half Bad Trilogy by Sally Green (4/2/15)
  2. The Witches of Echo Park - Witches of Echo Park, Bk 1 by Amber Benson (4/13/15)
  3. The Mist-Torn Witches by Barb Hendee (5/23)
  4. Free Agent (Grimm Agency, Bk 1) by J. C. Nelson (6/19)
  5. Touch of Power (Healer, Bk 1) by Maria V. Snyder (7/16)

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1. Scan by Walter Jury & Sarah E. Fine (1/18/15) (Aliens)
  2. Unbreakable :: Kami Garcia (2/17/15) (Ghosts)
  3. Fated - Soul Seekers, Bk 1 by Alyson Noel (3/14/15)
  4. Invaded - Alienated, Bk 2 by Melissa Landers (4/26)
  5. Dangerous by Shannon Hale (6/10)

Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer :: Michelle Hodkin (2/9/15)
  2. The Evolution of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer, Bk 2) :: Michelle Hodkin (2/12/15)
  3. The Retribution of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer, #3) :: Michelle Hodkin (2/12/15)
  4. Dreamland by Robert L. Anderson (11/1)
  5. Ruby Red (Ruby Red, Bk 1) by Kerstin Gier (12/7)

Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. ​Iron Kissed - Mercy Thompson, Bk 3 by Patricia Briggs (3/7/15)
  2. Hell Bent - Broken Magic, Bk 1 by Devon Monk (4/8/15)
  3. Wish Bound (Grimm Agency, Bk 3) by J. C. Nelson (9/22)
  4. Boyfriend From Hell (Saturn's Daughters, Bk 1) by Jamie Quaid (11/9)

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Meridian :: Amber Kizer (2/25/15)
  2. A Shimmer of Angels - Angel Sight, Bk 1 by Lisa M. Basso (3/23/15)
  3. Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days) by Susan Ee (9/2)
  4. World After (Penryn & the End of Days, Book 2) by Susan Ee (9/3)
  5. End of Days (Penryn & the End of Days Series) by Susan Ee (9/8)

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. The White Cat - Curse Workers, Bk 1 by Holly Black (1/7/15) (male lead)
  2. Legend - Legend, Bk 1 by Marie Lu (3/2/15)
  3. These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner (6/16)
  4. The Martian by Andy Weir (8/11)
  5. The Iron Knight (Iron Fey, Bk 4) by Julie Kagawa (12/8)

Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. Silence (Queen of the Dead, Bk 1) :: Michelle Sagara (2/15/15)
  2. Unbreakable (Legion, Bk 1) :: Kami Garcia (2/17/15)
  3. Alienated :: Melissa Landers (2/22/15)
  4. Every Other Day by Jennifer Lynn Barnes (5/7)
  5. Darkness Before Dawn (Darkness Before Dawn, Bk 1) by J. A. London (7/13)

Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. Frostfire (Kyndred, Bk 3) by Lynn Viehl (1/28/15)
  2. Enchanted Ivy by Sarah Beth Durst (2/11/15) (tigers)
  3. Blood Bound - Mercy Thompson, Bk 2 :: Patricia Briggs (2/27/15) (coyote)
  4. The Rising - Darkness Rising by Kelley Armstrong (4/7/15) (cougar)
  5. Dragon Awakened - Hidden, Bk 1 by Jaime Rush (5/19) (dragons)

No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. ​When We Wake by Karen Healey (3/5/15)
  2. Heart of Iron - London Steampunk, Bk 2 by Bec McMaster (3/24/15)
  3. Of Beast and Beauty by Stacey Jay (4/27)
  4. Emergent (Beta Novel, A) by Rachel Cohn (5/27)
  5. Sea of Shadows by Kelley Armstrong (6/12)

New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Shadowlight (Kyndred, Bk 1) by Lynn Viehl (1/23/15)
  2. Moon Called - Mercy Thompson, Bk 1 :: Patricia Briggs (2/20/15)
  3. Reboot by Amy Tintera (2/28/15)
  4. Kiss of Steel - London Steampunk, Bk 1 by Bec McMaster (3/17/15)
  5. The Gardener by S.A. Bodeen (4/13/15)

Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. Wraith - Zoe Martinique Investigation, Bk 1 :: Phaedra Weldon (2/20/15)
  2. Indexing by Seanan McGuire (4/15/15)
  3. In a Fix by Linda Grimes (5/26)
  4. Quick Fix (Ciel Halligan, Bk 2) by Linda Grimes (5/29)
  5. Reckoning (Fallen Siren, Bk 2) by S. J. Harper (6/3)

Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. Earthbound by Aprilynne Pike (4/10/15)
  2. Everneath (Everneath, Bk 1) by Brodi Ashton (6/24)
  3. The Carrier of the Mark (Carrier, Bk 1) by Leigh Fallon (6/26)
  4. Everbound (Everneath, Bk 2) by Brodi Ashton (6/28)
  5. Shadow of the Mark by Leigh Fallon (6/29)

 

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. Rush: The Game: Book 1 by Eve Silver (7/19)
  2. Orleans by Sherri L. Smith (7/8)
  3. The Iron Daughter (Iron Fey, Bk 2) by Julie Kagawa (7/24)
  4. Sealed With a Curse (Weird Girl, Bk 1) by Cecy Robson (8/5)
  5. Celtic Moon (Celtic Wolves, Bk 1) by Jan DeLima (8/8)
  6. Zoo (The Enclosure Chronicles) (Volume 1) by Tara Elizabeth (8/14)
  7. Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles, Bk 1) by Lauren DeStefano (9/6)
  8. Sapphire Blue (Ruby Red, Bk 2) by Kerstin Gier (12/9)
  9. Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, Bk 1) by Marissa Meyer (12/14)
  10. Shade (Shade, Bk 1) by Jeri Smith-Ready (12/17)

Read 5 Non WL books

  1. Dreamveil (Kyndred, Bk 2) by Lynn Viehl (1/26/15)
  2. Blue Moon (Immortals, Bk 2) by Alyson Noel (7/20)
  3. Shadowland (Immortals, Bk 3) by Alyson Noel (7/27)
  4. Dark Flame (Immortals, Bk 4) by Alyson Noel (8/8)
  5. Witchling (Otherworld, Bk 1) by Yasmine Galenorn (9/16)

Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

  1. The Secret Apocalypse by James Harden
  2. Extinction Level by James Harden
  3. Where The Dead Men Lie by James Harden
  4. Torn Apart by James Harden
  5. Moth by Daniel Arensen

Read 5 anthologies

  1. After: Nineteen Stories of Apocalypse and Dystopia by Ellen Datlow (Editor), Terri Windling (Editor) (12/24)
  2. The Iron Legends: Winter's Passage / Summer's Crossing / Iron's Prophecy (Iron Fey) by Julie Kagawa (12/8)


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ZEBRA SQUIRREL'S READING LIST 2015

Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5 new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1.  Dark Debt (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 11) Author: Chloe Neill
  2.  Fearless (Pax Arcana) Author: Elliott James
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Pure Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 5) Author: Amanda Carlson 
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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1.  Wicked as They Come (Blud, Bk 1) Author: Delilah S. Dawson
  2.  Wickedly Dangerous (Baba Yaga, Bk 1) Author: Deborah Blake
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) -  Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1.  Ghost Layer (Ghost Seer, Bk 2) Author: Robin D. Owens
  2.  Vision in Silver (Others, Bk 3) Author: Anne Bishop
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Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

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1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim-angels,fairies,mermaids,selkies, dragons)

  1.  La Vida Vampire (Oldest City Vampire, Bk 1) Author: Nancy Haddock
  2.  Last Vampire Standing (Oldest City Vampire, Bk 2) Author: Nancy Haddock
  3.  Always the Vampire (Oldest City Vampire, Bk 3) Author: Nancy Haddock
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Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1.  Charming (Pax Arcana, Bk 1) Author: Elliott James
  2.  Daring (Pax Arcana, Bk 2) Author: Elliott James
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1.  Touched (Sense Thieves, Bk 1) Author: Corrine Jackson
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Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

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No Passport Required - 1-5 that take place in a different country, fictional place (foreign or domestic) or characters take trip.

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New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1.  Ghost Seer (Ghost Seer, Bk 1) Author: Robin D. Owens
  2.  Cursed (Fallen Siren, Bk 1) Author: S. J. Harper
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Watching the DetectivesRead 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1.  Reckoning (Fallen Siren, Bk 2) Author: S. J. Harper
  2.  Trail of the Dead Author: Melissa F. Olson
  3.  Hunter's Trail (Scarlett Bernard, Bk 3) Author: Melissa F. Olson
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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

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Here is our Reading Challenge for 2015. Challenge starts Jan 1, 2015.

  • Read five in a category for platinum status for that category
  • yes = Closed out Category!

Complete 15 of 20 of the categories to become a champion. Some categories are carry overs from last year

yesCan't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

1. Burned (Fever, Bk 7) by Karen Marie Moning - Read February
2. No Ghouls Allowed (Ghost Hunter, Bk 9) by Victoria Laurie - Read March
3. Dark Debt (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 11) by Chloe Neill - Read March
4. The Exile (Fae, Bk 1) by C. T. Adams - Read April
5. Prudence (Custard Protocol, Bk 1) by Gail Carriger  - Read June
yesBlood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.
1. Written In Red (Others, Bk 1) by Anne Bishop - Read January
2. Blood Oranges by Kathleen Tierney - Read February
3. Murder of Crows (Others, Bk 2) by Anne Bishop - Read February
4. Blood Claim  by Magen McMinimy - Read May
5. The Blood Gospel (Order of the Sanguines, Bk 1) by James Rollins - Read June
yesBroken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.
1. Southern Spirits by Angie Fox - Read January
2. Twice Tempted (Night Prince, Bk 2) by Jeaniene Frost - Read February
3. Moonshifted (Edie Spence, Bk 2) by Cassie Alexander - Read March
4. Edge of Dawn (Midnight Breed, Bk 11) by Lara Adrian - Read April
5. Shaman Rises (Walker Papers, Bk 9) by C. E. Murphy - Read April
yesDouble, Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.
1.  Royal Street (Sentinels of New Orleans, Bk 1) by Suzanne Johnson - Read April
2. One Potion in the Grave (Magic Potion, Bk 2) by Heather Blake - Read April
3. Burn for Me (Hidden Legacy, Bk 1) by Ilona Andrews - Read April
yesThe Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.
1. Giving Him Hell (Saturn's Daughter, Bk 3) by Jamie Quaid - Read January
2. Space Junque (Apocalypto, Bk 1) by L.K. Rigel - Read February
3. Spiderwork (Apocalypto, Bk 2) by L.K. Rigel - Read February
4. Clean Sweep (Innkeeper Chronicles, Bk 1) by Ilona Andrews - Read April
5. Raven's Shadow (Raven Duology, Bk 1) by Patricia Briggs - Read May
yesCalling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
1. Bitter Spirits (Roaring Twenties, Bk 1) by Jenn Bennett - Read February
2. Grim Shadows (Roaring Twenties, Bk 2) by Jenn Bennett - Read February
3. Visions (Cainsville, Bk 2) by Kelley Armstrong - Read March
4. Dating Can Be Deadly (Red Dress Ink) by Wendy Roberts - Read May
5. Grounds to Kill by Wendy Roberts - Read May
yesHellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
1. Magic on the Line (Allie Beckstrom, Bk 7) by Devon Monk - Read February
2. Unholy Magic (Downside Ghosts, Bk 2) by Stacia Kane - Read March
3. City of Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, Bk 3) by Stacia Kane - Read March
4. Sacrificial Magic (Downside, Bk 4) by Stacia Kane - Read March
5. Chasing Magic (Downside Ghosts, Bk 5) by Stacia Kane - Read March
yes1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
2. Angels' Flight (Guild Hunter Omnibus) by Nalini Singh - Read July
4. Bound by Flames (Night Prince, Bk 3) by Jeaniene Frost - Read September
5. Archangel's Legion (Guild Hunter, Bk 6) by Nalini Singh - Read October
yesLet's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.
1. Darker After Midnight (Midnight Breed, Bk 10) by Lara Adrian - Read February
2. Dance By Midnight (The Grimoire Chronicles, Bk 1) by Phaedra Weldon - Read February
3. Spellbound by Sylvia Day - Read May
4. Hell Bent (Broken Magic, Bk 1) by Devon Monk - Read July
5. Stone Cold (Broken Magic, Bk 2) by Devon Monk - Read July
yesTeenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).
1. The Clockwork Scarab (Stoker & Holmes, Bk 1) by Colleen Gleason - Read January
2. Curtsies & Conspiracies (Finishing School, Bk 2) by Gail Carriger - Read January
3. Invincible (Chronicles of Nick, Bk 2) by Sherrilyn Kenyon - Read February
4. Cress (Lunar Chronicles, Bk 3) by Marissa Meyer - Read March
5. Waistcoats & Weaponry (Finishing School, Bk 3) by Gail Carriger - Read March
yesLions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.
1. Kodiak's Claim (Kodiak Point, Bk 1) by Eve Langlais - Read April
2. Bunny and the Bear (Furry United Coalition, Bk 1) by Eve Langlais - Read April
4. Demons are Forever (Afterglow, Bk 1) by Wynne Hayworth - Read May
5. Sharp Change by Milly Taiden - Read May
yesNo Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.
1. Low Midnight (Kitty Norville, Bk 13) by Carrie Vaughn - Read January
2. Fate's Edge (Edge, Bk 3) by Ilona Andrews - Read February
3. Vision in Silver (Others, Bk 3) by Anne Bishop - Read April
4. Determined Prince (Captured by a Dragon-Shifter, Bk 1) by Michelle M. Pillow - Read May 
5. Midnight's Kiss (Elder Races, Bk 8) by Thea Harrison - Read June 
yesNew To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.
1. Unholy Ghosts (Downside, Bk 1) by Stacia Kane - Read March
3. A Darker Shade of Midnight by Ms. Lynn Emery - Read April
4. Elemental Arcane (The Eldritch Files, Bk 1) by Phaedra Weldon - Read April
5. Amber Smoke (The Escaped, Bk 1) by Kristin Cast - Read June
yesWatching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
1. Dead Case in Deadwood (Deadwood, Bk 3) by Ann Charles - Read January
2. A Hard Day's Fright (Pepper Martin, Bk 7) by Casey Daniels - Read February
3. Wild Wild Death (Pepper Martin, Bk 8) by Casey Daniels -  Read February
4. Supernatural Born Killers (Pepper Martin, Bk 9) by Casey Daniels - Read February
5. Seawitch (Greywalker, Bk 7) by Kat Richardson - Read April
yesCollecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.
1. Black Fallen (Dark Ink Chronicles, Bk 4) by Elle Jasper - Read February
2. Ghost Town (Morganville Vampires, Bk 9) by Rachel Caine - Read April 
3. Bite Club (Morganville Vampires, Bk 10) by Rachel Caine - Read April
4. Last Breath (Morganville Vampires, Bk 11) by Rachel Caine - Read April
5. Once Dead, Twice Shy (Madison Avery, Bk 1) by Kim Harrison - Read April
 yesGirls with Pets- Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.
1. The Unleashing (Call of Crows, Bk 1) by Shelly Laurenston - Read April 
 
Bonus categories
yesRead 5 Non WL books
1. Salt and Silver by Anna Katherine - Read February
2. The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker  by Leanna Renee Hieber - Read May
3. Nightshifted (Edie Spence, Bk 1) by Cassie Alexander - Read March
4. Checkmate (Mates, Bk 2) by Annmarie McKenna - Read June
5. Crux (Southern Arcana, Bk 1) by Moira Rogers - Read June
yesRead 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
1. Dare to Believe (Gray Court, Bk 1) by Dana Marie Bell - Read May
3. Some Like It Witchy (Wishcraft, Bk 5) by Heather Blake - Read May
4. Better Off Dead in Deadwood (Deadwood, Bk 4) by Ann Charles - Read May
5. Shifters' Captive (Magical Menages, Bk 1) by Bonnie Dee - Read May
yesRead 5 anthologies
1. Into the Woods by Kim Harrison - Read March
3. A Fantastic Holiday Season: The Gift of Stories by Keith J. Olexa (Editor) - Read July
4. Tales of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong - Read July
5. Otherworld Nights: An Anthology (Otherworld) by Kelley Armstrong -  Read July
yesRead 10 books from your TBR Pile
1. How to Kill a Ghost (Libby Grace Mystery, Bk 3) by Audrey Claire - Read June
2. Shift of Time (Rue Darrow, Bk 1) by Audrey Claire  - Read June
4. Magic for a Price (Allie Beckstrom, Bk 9) by  Devon Monk - Read June
5. Jason (Anita Blake, Bk 23) by Laurell K. Hamilton - Read June
6. Incarnation by Emma Cornwall - Read June
7. Eighth Grave After Dark (Charley Davidson, Bk 8) by Darynda Jones - Read July
8. Tempt Me (The Underbelly Chronicles, Bk 3) by Tamara Hogan - Read August
9. Seducing Destiny (The Fae Chronicles Book 4) by Amelia Hutchins - Read August
10. Dead Man's Deal (Asylum Tales, Bk 2) by Jocelynn Drake - Read August


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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

1. Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop
2. Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs
3. Binding Ties by Shannon Butcher
4. The Shadows by J.R. Ward
5. Dark Debt by Chole Neill

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

1. Blood Games by Chole Neill
2. Venom by Jennifer Estep
3. The Spider by Jennifer Estep
4. Poison Promise by Jennifer Estep
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Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

1. Darkness Unmasked by Keri Arthur :(
2. Seventh Grave and No Body by Daryanda Jones
3. Immortal by J R Ward
4. Chained by Night by Larissa Ione
5. Spider's Revenge by Jennifer Estep

Double, Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

1. Fair Game by Patricia Briggs (witches, fae, werewolves)
2. Darkness Falls by Keri Arthur 
3. Tempted by Elisabeth Naughton

4.Web of Lies by Jennifer Esteep

5. Night Broken by Patricia Briggs

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

1. Burned by Karen Moning
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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

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Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

1. Darkness Splintered by Keri Arthur (dragon tattoo and sword)
2. Archangel's Shadows by Singh
3. Bound by Night by Larissa Ione
4. Tangled Threads by Jennifer Estep
5. Heart of Venom by Jennifer Estep

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

1. Reaver by Larissa Ione (Angel)
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Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

1. The Darkest Touch by Gena Showalter
2. Revenant by Larissa Ione
3. Bound by Flames by Jeaniene Frost
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

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Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

1. The Beast in Him by Shelly Laurenston
2. Murder of Crows by Anne Bishop
3. Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs
4. Eternal Hunter by Cynthia Eden
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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

1. Darkness Hunts by Keri Arthur (Australia)
2. By a Thread by Jennifer Estep
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New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

1. Marked by Elisabeth Naughton
2. Written in Red by Anne Bishop
3. Cry Wolf by Patricia Briggs
4. A Perfect Darkness by Jaime Rush
5. The Trouble with Fate by Leigh Evans

Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

1. After Moonrise by Cast and Showalter
2. Eighth Grave After Dark by Darynda Jones
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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

1. Rogue Rider (Lords of Deliverance bk 4) by Larissa Ione (sitting on my TBR)
2. Wild Things by Chole Neill (WL for over a year)
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DIY - Break Time (non-paranormal books)

1. Paris Match by Stuart Woods
2. Insatiable Appetites by Stuart Woods
3. Hot Pursuit by Stuart Woods
4. Obsession in Death by J.D. Robb
5. Field of Prey by John Sanford
6. Deadline by John Sanford
            7. Gathering Prey by John Sanford
            8. Love Life by Rob Lowe
 
 
 

 
Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

1. Widow's Web by Jennifer Estep
2. Deadly Sting by Jennifer
3. Night Shift by Singh, Andrews, Shearing and Vane 
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Read 5 Non WL books

1. Hunting Ground by Patricia Briggs
2. The Immortal Who Loved Me by Lynsay Sands
3. Entwined by Elisabeth Naughton 
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Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

1. Sixth Grave on the Edge by Darynda Jones (library)
2. Beautiful Ashes by Jeanine Frost (library)
3. A Bit of Bite by Cynthia Eden (e book)
4. Shards of Hope by Nalini Singh
5. Boundary Crossed by Melissa Olson

Read 5 anthologies

1.  On the Prowl by Briggs, Wilks, Chance and Sunny
2. Vampires Gone Wild
3. Shifting Shadows, stories from the world of Mercy Thompson by Patricia Briggs
4. Yours for Eternity
5. When He Was Bad - Miss Congeniality / Wicked Ways by Laurenston and Eden


 

 


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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. The Shadows [Black Dagger Brotherhood, Bk 13] by JR Ward
  2. Dead Ice [Anita Blake, Bk 24] by Laureall K Hamilton
  3. Dead of Winter [The Arcana Chronicles] by Kresley Cole
  4. Bound by Flames [Night Prince] by Jeaniene Frost
  5. Kitty Saves the World [Kitty Norville] by Carrie Vaughn

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Bond [Anna Strong, Bk 9] by Jeanne C Stein

Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1. Shiver of Light [Merry Gentry] by Laurell K Hamilton
  2. Evil Thirst [The Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike
  3. Immortal [Fallen Angels] by JR Ward

Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Wicked Whispers [Castle of Dark Dreams] by Nina Bangs
  2. No Dominion [Walker Papers: A Garrison Report] by CE Murphy
  3. Unbinding [World of the Lupi, Bk 11] by Eileen Wilks
  4. Priestess Dreaming [Otherworld] by Yasmine Galenorn

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1. Creatures of Forever [The Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike
  2. The Mammoth Book of Ghost Romance (Anthology)
  3. Chicks Kick Butt (anthology)
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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. Midnight Crossing (Midnight, Texas, Bk 1) by Charlaine Harris
  2. Day Shift [Midnight Texas] by Charlaine Harris
  3. Only the Good Die Young [Jensen Murphy] by Chris Marie Green
  4. Dreams of the Golden Age by Carrie Vaughn

Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. The Black Dagger Brotherhood: An Insider's Guide by JR Ward
  2. Conquer the Dark [Angels] by LA Banks

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Stone Cold Lover [Gargoyles] by Christine Warren
  2. Crave [Fallen Angels] by JR Ward
  3. Envy [Fallen Angels] by JR Ward
  4. Rapture [Fallen Angels] by JR Ward
  5. Possession [Fallen Angels] by JR Ward

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Jason [Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter] by Laurell K. Hamilton
  2. Skin Game [Dresden Files, Bk 15] by Jim Butcher
  3. Low Midnight [Kitty Norville, Bk 13] by Carrie Vaughn
  4. Bad Boys, Inc (anthology)

Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. Endless Knight [Arcana Chronicles] by Kresley Cole
  2. Illusion [Chronicles of Nick] by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  3. The Last Vampire [Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike
  4. Black Blood [The Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike
  5. Red Dice [The Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike

Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. Lion's Share [Wildcats] by Rachel Vincent
  2. Crouching Tiger Forbidden Vampire [Love at Stake] by Kerrelyn Sparks

No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. Son of No One [Dark Hunger] by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  2. Phantom [Last Vampire] by Christopher Pike
  3. Ink and Bone [Great Library] by Rachel Caine
  4. Thirst 3 - Eternal Dawn by Christopher Pike

New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Covet [Fallen Angels, Bk 1] by JR Ward
  2. Angels and Demons (anthology)
  3. Carpe Demon [Demon Hunting Soccer Mom] by Julie Kenner
  4. The Beautiful Ashes [Broken Destiny] by Jeaniene Frost
  5. Surrender the Dark [Angels] by LA Banks

Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. Autumn Bones [Agent of Hel] by Jacqueline Carey
  2. Poison Fruit [Agent of Hel] by Jacqueline Carey

Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. WebMage [Ravirn, Bk 1] by Kelly McCullough
  2. Cybermancy [Ravirn, Bk 2] by Kelly McCullough
  3. California Demon [Demon Hunting Soccer Mom] by Julie Kenner
  4. Demons Are Forever [Demon Hunting Soccer Mom] by Julie Kenner
  5. Deja Demon [Demon Hunting Soccer Mom] by Julie Kenner

DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. Undead and Unsure [Queen Betsy] by MaryJanice Davidson
  2. Dark Bites by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  3. The Beast Within (anthology)
  4. Naked City (anthology)
  5. Teeth (anthology)

Read 5 Non WL books

  1. The Immortal Who Loved Me [Argeneau] by Lynsay Sands
  2. Demon Ex Machina [Demon Hunting Soccer Mom] by Julie Kenner

Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

  1. Dark Skye [Immortals After Dark] by Kresley Cole

Read 5 anthologies

  1. Supernatural (Anthology)
  2. Inked (anthology)
  3. Those Who Fight Monsters: Tales of Occult Detectives (anthology)
  4. Shifting Shadows: Stories From the World of Mercy Thompson (anthology)
  5. Running with the Pack [anthology]

 



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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire by: Molly Harper finished 04/15
  2.  The Shadows [Black Dagger Brotherhood, Bk 13] by: JR WARD finished 04/15
  3. Crouching Tiger Forbidden Vampire Love at Stake, Bk 16 Author: Kerrelyn Sparks finished 1/31/15
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Redemption by Tessa Dawn 
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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. The Oldest Kind of Magic by Ann Macela Finished Jan 3 2015
  2. Do You Believe in Magic by  Ann Macela  Finished Jan 5 2015
  3. Spells and Stitches by Barbara Bretton Finished Feb 1 2015
  4. Mists of Velvet The Immortals of Annwyn Book 2 by Sophie Renwick Finished Feb 8
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

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Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. Something about Witches by Joey W. Hill Finished Feb 15
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1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

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Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

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Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

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New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

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Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. Biting Cold (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 6)
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DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

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Here's the categories for the 2015 challenge. Feel free to start organizing books but only titles finished after 1/1/15 should be included. All books can be from any of these genres (unless specified to be certain ones per category): (UF, YA, mystery, paranormal romance, erotica, graphic novels & mangas are OK too).

Here is our Reading Challenge for 2015. Challenge starts Jan 1, 2015.

  • Read one in a category bronze medal for that category
  • Read two in a category silver medal for that category
  • Read three in a category gold medal for that category
  • Read four in a category for diamond status for that category
  • Read five in a category for platinum status for that category

Complete 15 of 20 of the categories to become a champion. Some categories are carry overs from last year

Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1.   Ready to Were by Robyn Peterman (5/14/15)
  2.   Boundary Crossed (Boundary Magic, Bk 1) by Melissa F Olson (8/15/15)
  3.   Fearless (Pax Arcana, Bk 3) by Elliott James (9/16/15)
  4.   A Red Rose Chain (October Daye Bk. 9) by Seanan McGuire
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1.   Wild Blood by Nancy A Collins (6/8/15)
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Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1.  Sparrow Hill Road  by Seanan McGuire (1/19/15)
  2.   Bloodlines (Infected, Bk 2) by Andrea Speed (4/9/15)
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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1.   Cursed by Benedict Jacka (3/10/15)
  2.   The Ghost and the Graveyard by Genevieve Jack (3/31/15)
  3.   Low Midnight by Carrie Vaughn (8/28/15)
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1.   The Restorer by Amanda Stevens (1/9/15)
  2.   Banishing the Dark by Jenn Bennett (1/30/15)
  3.   Midnight Crossroad (Midnight, Texas, Bk 1) by Charlaine Harris (6/30/15)
  4.   Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper by J L Bryan (7/11/15)
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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1.   Murder of Crows (Others, Bk 2) by Anne Bishop (2/16/15)
  2.   Vacant (Mindspace Investigations, Bk 4) by Alex Hughes (6/13/15)
  3.   Love, Like Ghosts by Ally Blue (9/9/15)
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Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1.   Magic Breaks (Kate Daniels, Bk 7) by Ilona Andrews (9/15/15)
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1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc). 

  1.  Stone Cold Lover (Gargoyles, Bk 2) by Christine Warren (Gargoyles) (2/7/15)
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Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1.   The Wolf Within (Purgatory Bk 1) by Cynthia Eden (1/6/15)
  2.   Shattered by Kevin Hearne (1/15/15)
  3.   Moon Shine by Vivian Arend (6/20/15)
  4.   Predatory Game (GhostWalkers, Bk 6) by Christine Feehan (8/2/15)
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

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Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1.   Prey (Infected, Bk 1) by Andrea Speed (4/8/15)
  2.   Swan and the Bear (Furry United Coalition, Bk 2) by Eve Langlais (5/28/15)
  3.   Bite Me by Shelly Laurenstein (7/24/15)
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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1.   The Eldritch Conspiracy (Blood Singer, Bk 5) by Cat Adams (3/11/15)
  2.   Night Season (World of the Lupi, Bk 4) by Eileen Wilks (5/20/15)
  3.  To Dance With the Devil (Blood Singer, Bk 6) by Cat Adams
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New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1.   Liquid Lies (Elementals, Bk 1) by Hanna Martine (2/24/15)
  2.   Night Owls (Night Owls, Bk 1) by Lauren M. Roy (5/20/15)
  3.   Delicate Freakn' Flower (Freakn' Shifters, Bk 1) by Eve Langlais (5/23/15) spacer.gif
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Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. Marked (Mindspace Investigations, Bk 3) by Alex Hughes (6/12/15)
  2. The Duality Paradign by Lia Cooper (8/6/15)
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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1.   Legend of the White Wolf (Werewolf, Bk 4) by Terry Spear (8/19/15)
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DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.   ZOMBIES

  1.   Zombology edited by Rebecca E May 7/19/20
  2.   Patient Zero (Joe Ledger, Bk 1) by Jonathan Maberry 8/18/15
  3.   Rain: A Zombie Novel by Shaun Harbinger 9/9/15
  4.  Sadie Walker is Stranded (Zombie, Bk 2) by Madeleine Roux
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  1.   Secret of the Wolf (Warriors of the Rift, Bk 2) by Cynthia Garner  (2/26/25)
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Read 5 anthologies

  1.   The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare, Sarah Rees Brennan and Maureen Johnson
  2.   Mysteria Nights by P C Cast, Mary Janice Davidson, Susan Grant, Gena Showalter (8/21/15)
  3.   Vampires: The Recent Undead edited by Paula Guran (9/2/15)
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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. Heart of the Bear by T.S. Joyce   DONE 1/27
  2. Bear the Burn by T.S. Joyce   DONE 8/29
  3. Matt by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 8/24
  4. Her Warriors by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 9/4
  5. Spotting His Leopard by Georgette St. Clair   DONE 8/27

Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Born in Blood by Alexandra Ivy   DONE 6/30
  2. Blood Assassin by Alexandra Ivy   DONE 7/1
  3. Blood on Silk by Marie Treanor   DONE 3/25
  4. Blood of the Wicked by Karina Cooper   DONE 4/27
  5. Shadow's Claim by Kresley Cole   DONE 8/17

Broken Hearted - Read 1-5  books that have a break up or death.

  1. In the Midnight Hour by Kimberly Raye   DONE 7/27
  2. After Moonrise by Cast/Showalter    DONE 1/14
  3. Immortally Yours by Angie Fox   DONE 8/1
  4. Immortally Embraced by Angie Fox   DONE 8/3
  5. Immortally Ever After by Angie Fox   DONE 8/4

Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Rocky by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/11
  2. Slade by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/13
  3. All Things Wicked by Karina Cooper   DONE 5/7
  4. The Art of Stealing Time by Katie MacAlister   DONE 4/27
  5. Crystalfire by Kate Douglas   DONE 3/7

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1. Riding the Storm by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/17
  2. Unleashing the Storm by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/19
  3. Seduced by the Storm by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/21
  4. Taming the Fire by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/23
  5. Tempting the Fire by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/24

Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. Play of Passion by Nalini Singh   DONE 7/3
  2. Kiss of Snow by Nalini Singh   DONE 7/6
  3. Tangle of Need by Nalini Singh   DONE 7/7
  4. Lure of the Wicked by Karina Cooper   DONE 4/28
  5. No Rest for the Witches by Karina Cooper   DONE 4/28

Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. Bear My Soul by T.S. Joyce   DONE 8/28
  2. Bear the Heat by T.S. Joyce   DONE 8/29
  3. Tears of the Dragon by Kaitlyn O'Connor   DONE 9/5
  4. Dragons of the Dawn by Kaitlyn O'Connor   DONE 9/6
  5. Rapture by Jacquelyn Frank   DONE 5/9

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Sleeping with the Fishes by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 2/11
  2. Swimming without a Net by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 2/12
  3. Fish Out of Water by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 2/13
  4. Dragon's Kiss by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 2/1
  5. Dragon's Fire by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 2/2

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Gideon by Jaquelyn Frank   DONE 1/12
  2. Lothaire by Kresley Cole   DONE 8/14
  3. MacRieve by Kresley Cole   DONE 8/16
  4. Grif by Biana D'Arc   DONE 7/14
  5. Magnus by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/15

Here Kitty, Kitty - Read 1-5 Books that are about cat shifters

  1. Vision Captured by Lorie O'Clare   DONE 8/28
  2. Vision Fulfilled by Lorie O'Clare   DONE 9/1
  3. Cat's Cradle by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 9/3
  4. King's Throne by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 9/3
  5. Jacob's Ladder by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 9/4

Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. Temptation Rising by A.C. Arthur   DONE 2/6
  2. Seduction's Shift by A.C. Arthur   DONE 2/7
  3. Passion's Prey by A.C. Arthur   DONE 2/8
  4. Shifter's Claim by A.C. Arthur   DONE 2/9
  5. Taming the Cougar by Vonna Harper   DONE 1/1

No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. Beast of Dreams by Cynthia Williams   DONE 1/13
  2. A Tale of Two Vampires by Katie MacAlistar   DONE 6/14
  3. The Royal Treatment by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 1/6
  4. The Royal Pain by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 1/7
  5. The Royal Mess by MaryJanice Davidson   DONE 1/8

New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Inked Magic by Jory Strong   DONE 1/5
  2. Beauty Dates the Beast by Jessica Sims   DONE 7/21
  3. Bound by Night by Larissa Ione   DONE 6/22
  4. Triad by Xander/Leigh   DONE 6/24
  5. Seized by the Star Wolf by Jennie Primrose   DONE 9/22

Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. Bonds of Justice by Nalini Singh   DONE 7/2
  2. Wild About You by Kerrelyn Sparks   DONE 10/8
  3. The Vampire with the Dragon Tattoo by Kerrelyn Sparks   DONE 10/9
  4. How to Seduce a Vampire (Without Really Trying) by Kerrelyn Sparks   DONE 10/11
  5. Crouching Tiger Forbidden Vampire by Kerrelyn Sparks   DONE 10/12

Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. Dragon's Rise by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 2/3
  2. Dragon's Prey by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 2/4
  3. Taken by Fire by Sydney Croft   DONE 1/25
  4. Ecstasy by Jacquelyn Frank   DONE 5/8
  5. Pleasure by Jacquelyn Frank   DONE 5/14

Dances with Werewolves - Read 1-5 books about werewolves

  1. New Year's Kiss by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 1/28
  2. Summer's Caress by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 1/28
  3. Maxwell's Fall by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 1/29
  4. Jackson's Rise by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 1/30
  5. Shadow's Embrace by Tielle St. Clare   DONE 1/31

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. Chained by Night by Larissa Ione   DONE 6/23
  2. Dark Skye by Kresley Cole   DONE 8/20
  3. Lords of the Were by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/9
  4. Bobcat by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/20
  5. The Bear Who Loved Me by Georgette St. Clair   DONE 8/25
  6. Inferno by Bianca D'Arc   DONE 7/10
  7. Desparately Seeking Shapeshifter by Jessica Sims   DONE 7/22
  8. Must Love Fangs by Jessica Sims   DONE 7/23
  9. Single Wolf Female by Jessica Sims   DONE 7/24
  10. Wanted: Wild Thing by Jessica Sims   DONE 7/26

Read 5 Non WL books

  1. Last Wolf Standing by Rhyannon Byrd   DONE 1/3
  2. Last Wolf Hunting by Rhyannon Byrd   DONE 1/4
  3. Last Wolf Watching by Rhyannon Byrd   DONE 1/5
  4. Dark Wolf Rising by Rhyannon Byrd   DONE 1/5
  5. The Pleasure Palace by Evangeline Anderson   DONE 1/6

Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

  1. A Mate's Wish by P. Jameson   DONE 1/26
  2. The Alpha's to Share by Alanis Knight   DONE 1/26
  3. Mated to the Pack by Alanis Knight   DONE 1/26
  4. Claim the Bear by T.S. Joyce   DONE 1/27
  5. Curves 'Em Right by Milly Taiden   DONE 1/27

Read 5 anthologies

  1. Night Shift by Singh/Andrews/Shearin/Vane   DONE 6/13
  2. Children of the Triad by Xander/Leigh   DONE 6/24
  3. The Real Werewives of Vampire County by Ivy/Fox/Haines/Dane   DONE 6/21
  4. The Fangover by McCarthy/Love   DONE 3/20
  5. Fangs for Nothing by McCarthy/Love   DONE 3/21



 



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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. Shifting Shadows - Patricia Briggs
  2. Seventh Grace and No Body - Darynda Jones
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Games - Chloe Neill
  2. House Rules - Chloe Neill
  3. Biting Bad - Chloe Neill
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Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1. Widow's Web - Jennifer Estep
  2. By A Thread - Jennifer Estep
  3. Black Widow - Jennifer Estep
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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Black Widow - Jennifer Estep
  2. Tea & Witchery - Marie Dees
  3. Magic Mansion - Jordan Castillo Price
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. Garden Spells - Sarah Addison Allen
  2. Lemon Pies and Little White Lies - Ellery Adams
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  4.  
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Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. Wild Things - Chloe Neill
  2. Last Dragon Standing - G.A. Aiken
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  5.  

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Flight from Death - Yasmine Galenorn
  2. The Accidental Dragon - Dakota Cassidy
  3. Nevermore - James Patterson
  4. Oracle's Moon - Thea Harrison
  5. Lord's Fall - Thea Harrison

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Into the Mist - Maya Banks
  2. The Wolf Gift - Anne Rice
  3. Chained by Night - Larissa Ione
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs
  2. Hollow City - Ransom Riggs
  3. Angel - James Patterson
  4. Etiquette & Espionage - Gail Carriger
  5. Curties & Conspiracies - Gail Carriger

Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

  1. King's Throne - Bianca D'Arc
  2. Into the Lair - Maya Banks
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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

  1. Dark Witch - Nora Roberts
  2. Timeless - Gail Carriger
  3. Darkfever - Karen Marie Moning
  4. Prudence - Gail Carriger
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New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Animal Attraction - Paige Tyler
  2. Jinn and Juice - Nicole Peeler
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Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

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DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

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  5.  

Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

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Read 5 Non WL books

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Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

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Read 5 anthologies

  1. There All Along Land's End/By the Sea of Sand - Lauren Dane, Megan Hart
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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

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Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1.  

The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1.  

Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1.  

Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1.  

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1.  

Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Lover at Last (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Bk 11) - JR Ward

Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

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Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

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New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

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Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. The Devil Inside (Morgan Kingsley, Bk 1) - Jenna Black

DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

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Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

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Read 5 Non WL books

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Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

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Read 5 anthologies

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  1. Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book. Pocket Apocalypse (InCryptid, Bk 4)
    Author: Seanan McGuire
  2. Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.  Hot Blooded (Jessica McClain, Bk 2) Author: Amanda Carlson
  3. Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death. Midnight Crossroad (Midnight, Texas, Bk 1)
    Author: Charlaine Harris
  4. Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc. Low Midnight (Kitty Norville, Bk 13) Author: Carrie Vaughn
  5. The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits. Clean Sweep (Innkeeper Chronicles, Bk 1) Author: Ilona Andrews
  6. Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.
  7. Hellbent for Leather - Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.
  8. 1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).
  9. Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.
  10. Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s). Cold Burn of Magic (Black Blade, Bk 1) Author: Jennifer Estep
  11. Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.
  12. No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book. Daughter of the Blood (Black Jewels, Bk 1) Author: Anne Bishop
  13. New To Me- Read 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.
  14. Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.
  15. Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.
  16. DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

Bonus categories

  1. Read 10 books from your TBR Pile
  2. Read 5 Non WL books
  3. Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)
  4. Read 5 anthologies


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Can't Wait for those New Releases (new 2015 releases)
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3. 4. 5.

Blood is Not Enough
1. Blood Trinity (Belador, Bk 1) by S Kenyon, D Love
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3. 4. 5.

Broken Hearted  (breakup or death)
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3. 4. 5.

Double Double Toil & Trouble  (magic users)
1. Daring (Pax Arcana, Bk 2) by Elliott James  completed:     
2.  completed:     
3. 4. 5.

The Truth is Out There  (paranormal free for all)
1. Indexing by Seanan McGuire     completed: 01/09    
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3. 4. 5.

Calling Miss Cleo   (psychic phenomena/premonitions)
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2.
3. 4. 5.

Hellbent for Leather   (cover art featuring tattoos/weapons/leather yumminess)
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3. 4. 5.

1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea   (beings that can fly or swim)
1. Angel of Darkness by Cynthia Eden              
2. Archangel's Storm by Nalini Singh            
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Let's Hear It For The Boys  (male author/lead character/name in title)
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Young or New Adult
1. Insurgent by Veronica Roth 
2. Horde by Ann Aguirre
3. Flying Blind by Deborah Cooke 
4. Mortal Danger (Immortal Game, Bk 1) by Ann Aguirre
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Lions, Tigers & Bears. OH MY!  (shapeshifters--other than werewolves)
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No Passport Required   (different country/fictional/trip)
1. Perdition [Dred Chronicles, Bk 1]  by Ann Aguirre   completed:    
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New To Me
1. Charming [Pax Arcana, Bk 1] by Elliott James
2. Red Hot Fury (Shades of Fury, Bk 1) by Kasey MacKenzie
3. Blood Magic (Wing Slayer Hunters, Bk 1) by Jennifer Lyon
4. 5.

Watching the Detectives   (paranormal mysteries/PI)
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3. 4. 5.

Collecting Dust     (TBR for 1 year or more)
1. Mark of the Demon by Diana Rowland              
2. Blood of the Demon by Diana Rowland               
3. Dark Descendant (Descendant, Bk 1) by Jenna Black   
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DIY - Next Up   (read the next book in a series that I've already started)
1. Havoc (Dred Chronicles, Bk 2) by Ann Aguirre 
2. Chained By Night (Moonbound Clan Vampires, Bk. 2) by Larissa Ione
3. By a Thread by Jennifer Estep
4. Iron Crowned (Dark Swan, Bk 3) by Richelle Mead    
5. The Darkest Kiss (Lords of the Underworld, Bk 2) by Gena Showalter

BONUS CATEGORIES
Read 10 Books From Your TBR Pile
1. Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews 
2. Green-Eyed Envy (A Shades of Fury Novel) by Kasey Mackenzie 
3. Beg For Mercy (Mercy Hollings, Bk 1) by Toni Andrews
4. Spider's Revenge (Elemental Assassin, Bk 5) by Jennifer Estep
5. Rogue Rider [Lords of Deliverance, Bk 4] by Larissa Ione  
6. Bound By Night by Larissa Ione  
7. Dark Embers (Dragon's Heat, Bk 1) by Tessa Adams  
8. Disappearing Nightly (Esther Diamond, Bk 1) by Laura Resnick
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Read 5 Non WL Books
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Read 5 E-books, Library Books, or Books Borrowed
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Read 5 Anthologies
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Can't Wait for those New Releases - Read 1-5  new 2015 releases of any paranormal book.

  1. Bound By Flames (Night Prince, Bk 3) :: Jeanniene Frost
  2. Born of Fury (League, Bk 7) :: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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Blood is Not Enough - Read 1-5 books that involve bloodshed or have "blood" in the title.

  1. Blood Engines (Marla Mason, Bk1 ) :: T. A. Pratt
  2. Matters of the Blood (Blood Lines, Bk 1) :: Maria Lima
  3. Blood Bargin (Blood Lines, Bk 2) :: Maria Lima
  4. Blood Kin (Blood Lines, Bk 3) :: Maria Lima
  5. Blood Sin (Awakened by Blood, Bk 2) Marie Treanor

Broken Hearted - Read 1-5 books that have a break up or death.

  1. Magic Rises (KAte Daniels. Bk 6) :: Ilona Andrews
  2. Magic Breaks (Kate Daniels, Bk 7) :: Ilona Andrews
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Double Double Toil & Trouble - Read 1-5 books involving magic users, witches, warlocks, fae, etc.

  1. Skin Game (Dresden Files, Bk 15) :: Jim Butcher
  2. Free Agent (Grim Agency, Bk 1) :: J. C. Nelson
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The Truth is Out There (paranormal free for all) - Feel like you're reading an episode of X-Files? Psychic phenomena, Aliens, Chupacabra, anything paranormal fits.

  1. Burn For Me (Hidden Legacy, Bk 1) :: Ilona Andrews
  2. Better Homes and Hauntings :: Molly Harper
  3. Gameboard of the Gods: Age of X :: Richelle Mead
  4. The Damnatin Affair :: Lillith Saintcrow
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Calling Miss Cleo - Read 1-5 books that involve psychic phenomena, premonitions, tarot, etc.

  1. Bitter Spirits (Roaring Twenties, Bk 1) :: Jenn Bennett
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Hellbent for Leather Read 1-5 books that have cover art featuring tattoos, weapons or leather clad yumminess.

  1. Demon Hunting in a Dive Bar (Demon Hunting, Bk 3) :: Lexi George
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1 If By Air, 2 If By Sea - Read 1-5 books that involve beings that can either fly or swim (angels, fairies, mermaids, selkies, dragons, etc).

  1. Wickedly Dangerous (Baba Yaga, Bk 1) :: Deborah Blake
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Let's Hear it For the Boys - Read 1-5 Books that has a male author, a male lead character or male name in the title.

  1. Rogue Rider (Lords of Deliverance, Bk 4) :: Larissa Ione
  2. Pack Challenge (Magnus Pack, Bk 1) :: Shelly Laurenston
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Teenage Wasteland - Read 1-5 Books that are Young or New Adult (main character in their teens or 20s).

  1. Forgiven (Demon Trappers Daughter, Bk 3) :: Jana Oliver
  2. Foretold (Demon Trappers Daughter, Bk 4) :: Janna Oliver
  3. Death and The Girl Next Door :: Darynda Jones
  4. Throne of Glass :: Sarah J. Mass
  5. Firelight (Firelight, Bk 1) :: Sophie Jordan

Lions, Tigers & Bears, OH MY! - Read 1-5 books that have shapeshifters other than werewolves.

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  2. Tempest Rising (Jane True, Bk 1) :: Nicole Peeler
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No Passport Required - Read 1-5 that take place in a different country, a fictional place (foreign or domestic) or where the characters take a trip during the book.

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New To MeRead 1-5 books by authors you haven't read before or that are #1 in a series.

  1. Nightlife (Cal and Niko Leandros, Bk 1) :: Rob Thurman
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Watching the Detectives- Read 1-5 books that are paranormal mysteries or involve private investigators/police.

  1. Game of Cages (Twenty Palaces, Bk 2) :: Harry Connlly
  2. Cursed (Fallen Siren, Bk 1) ::  S.J. Harper
  3. Alien Vs Alien (Katherine 'Kitty Katt, Bk 7) :: Gini Koch
  4. Alien Research (Katherine 'Kitty Katt, Bk 8) :: Gini Koch
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Collecting Dust - Read 1-5 books that have been on your TBR for 1 year or more or that you had WL'ed for 1 year or more.

  1. Undead and Unappreciated (Queen Betsy, Bk 1) :: MaryJanice Davidson
  2. Don of the Dead (Casey Daniels, Bk 1) :: Casey Daniels
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DIY - Have a great idea that didn't make the list? Create your own category here.

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Bonus categories

Read 10 books from your TBR Pile

  1. Among Thieves (A tale of the Kin, Bk 1) :: Douglas Hulick
  2. Sworn in Steel ( Tale of the Kin, Bk 2) :: Douglas Hulick
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Read 5 Non WL books

  1. Spellbent :: Lucy A. Snyder
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Read 5 e-books, library books, or books borrowed from a friend (feel free to post here if you need or want a buddy to borrow from)

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Read 5 anthologies

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