2011 Challenges

 

 

Completed Challenges
J – Jackson Jones, 1
A – Already Home
N – The Wife Trap: A Novel
U – The Billionaire’s Unexpected Heir
A – Blown Away
R – With This Ring, I’m Confused
Y – Escape from Planet YastolF – His Favorite Mistress
E – The First Escape
B – Big Bouffant
R – Revelations
U – The Ultimate Millionaire
A – The Art of Romance
R – Redemption
Y – Only YoursM – Miss Match
A – Amy Inspired
R – Moonlight Road
C – Cascade
H – A Time to HealA – Love on Assignment
P – Sharpshooter in Petticoats
R – Rest in Peace
I – Invisible Inkling
L – Delivered With Love

M – Harvest Moon
A – An Amish Love
Y – Love You More

J – Kylie Jean Drama Queen
U – Pookster and the Unloose Tooth
N – The Nanny’s Homecoming
E – Between Two Ends

J – The Strange Case of Finley Jayne
U – Once Upon a Groom
L – Love on a Dime
Y – 5 Conversations You Must Have with Your Son

A – The Accidental Mistress
U – The Unexpected Millionaire
G – The Convenient Groom
U – The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable
S – Is My Kid Stupid
T – Deep TroubleS – Steam and Sorcery
E – The Angel Experiment
P – Portrait in Death
T – The Husband Trap: A Novel
E – Emma
M – The Ideal Man
B – The Boxcar Children
E – Cinder and Ella
R – Reunion in DeathO – My One and Only
C – A Creed in Stone Creek
T – The Wedding Trap
O – The Opera Ghost Lives
B – Blackberry Crumble
E – Courting the Enemy
R – Risky BusinessN – Always the Wedding Planner Never the Bride
O – Crossing Oceans
V – Aliens on Vacation
E – The Importance of Being Earnest
M – Haint Misbehavin’
B – Billionaire, M.D.
E – i Before e Except After c
R – The Mystery of the Blue RingD – Driftwood Cottage
E – Once Upon A Winter’s Eve
C – Wild Man Creek
E – Evidence of Desire
M – My Fair Mistress
B – Beach Lane
E – Evergreen
R – Remember When
Just for Fun
  1. Purity in Death
  2. Portrait in Death
  3. The Ideal Man
  4. The Convenient Groom
  5. The Substitute Millionaire
  6. His Favorite Mistress
  7. The Unexpected Millionaire
  8. The Ultimate Millionaire
  9. Imitation In Death
  10. Love Leaves at Midnight
  11. Torrent
  12. Ten Plagues
  13. Visions in Death
  14. Survivor In Death
  15. Origin in Death
Alphabet Challenge

A = Alice, Mad LoveB = Bridget Duke, Here Lies Bridget
C = Cord Cooter, Sharpshooter in Petticoats
D = Delia Peabody, Purity in Death
E = Elias Brooks, Sarah’s Choice
F = Freedom, May Cooler Heads Prevail
G = Gabe B, Missing Mabel
H = Hannah, Case File: Canyon Creek, Wy

I = Inkling, Invisible Inkling
J = Julie Dockport, Reunion in Death
K = Kylie Jean, Drama Queen
L = Lindsay, Crossing Oceans
M = Montague Black, Burying the Hatchet
N = Naaman, Healing Hearts (An Amish Love)
O = Ophelia, A Steampunk Christmas
P = Pep McDonald, The Genius Files
Q = Queen of Sheeba (Bible, 1 Kings)
R = Rodrigo Valderrama, Billionaire, M.D.
S = Ebenezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol
T = Tessa Leoni, Love You More
U = Uriah (Bible, 2 Samuel)
V = Vernetta, Murder on the Down Low
W = Wise Sister, Wrangler in Petticoats
X = Xenia, Love Leaves at Midnight
Y = Yertle, Yertle the Turtle
Z = Zoe, Amy Inspired
  1. Log Cabin Christmas
  2. Turnabout’s Fair Play
  3. Love Finds a Way
  4. Something New
  5. Naomi’s Gift
  6. An Angel for Christmas
  7. Mistletoe Wishes
  8. 1225 Christmas Tree Lane
  9. An O’Brien Family Christmas
  10. A Steampunk Christmas
  11. The Christmas Lamp
  12. Two Tickets to the Christmas Ball
NetGalley October
  1. Ten Plagues
  2. Mallory’s Super Sleepover
  3. Galaxy Games
  4. The Vampire Mystery
  5. A Log Cabin Christmas
  6. Franklin’s Halloween
  7. Trick or Treat
  8. The Sneezy Wheezy Day
  9. 40 Days to Better Living: Depression
  10. Turnabout’s Fair Play
  11. Jackson Jones, 2
  12. Love Finds a Way
  13. Something New
  14. Popular Clone
  15. Naomi’s Gift
  1. Holiday Kisses
  2. Maynard Soloman Saves Christmas
  3. The Christmas Note
  4. The Christmas Promise
  5. The Christmas Secret
  1. Two Tickets to the Christmas Ball
  2. Holiday Kisses
  3. The Christmas Hope
  4. The Christmas Secret
  5. The Christmas Promise
Movies:
  1. Holiday in Handcuffs
  2. Borrowed Hearts
  1. Visions in Death
  2. Dating Mr December
Get Steampunked!
  1. The Girl in the Steel Corset
  2. Steam and Sorcery
  3. The Hambleton Affair
  4. The Strange Case of Finley Jayne
  5. Clockwork Fagin
THE THREE R'S

  1. A Christmas Carol
  2. Here Lies Bridget
  3. Crossing Oceans
  4. With This Ring, I’m Confused
  5. Blackberry Crumble
  6. Delivered With Love
  7. The Convenient Groom
  8. The Girl in the Steel Corset
  1. The Goddess Test
  2. Moonlight Cove
  3. Only Mine
  4. The Creed Legacy
  5. The Angel Experiment
  6. When the Wind Blows
  7. Emma
  8. Promissory Payback
  9. Unrevealed
  10. The Hambleton Affair
  11. The Lens and the Looker
  12. Ten Plagues
  13. Blackberry Summer
  14. The Strange Case of Finley Jayne
  15. Clockwork Fagin
  1. Crossing Oceans
  2. Miss Match
  3. Jackson Jones: The Tale of a Boy, an Elf, and a Very Stinky Fish
  4. Love on a Dime
  5. Delivered with Love
  6. The Search
  7. The Angel Experiment
  8. The Hambleton Affair
  9. The Lens & the Looker
  10. The Strange Case of Finley Jayne
  11. The Importance of Being Earnest
  12. An Ideal Husband
Harlequin Reading Challenge
  • Weather in the title: When the Wind Blows
  • Relationship in the title: My One and Only
  • Author Name “C”: Promise Canyon
  • Occupation in the Title: Billionaire, M.D.
  • Name in the title: A Creed in Stone Creek
The James Patterson Reading Challenge
  1. The Postcard Killers
  2. The Angel Experiment
  3. When the Wind Blows
  1. Moonlight Cove
  2. The Girl in the Steel Corset
  3. Risky Business
  4. The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace
  5. Haint Misbehavin’
  6. Blown Away
  7. The Goddess Test
  8. Between Two Ends
  9. Love Finds a Home
  10. Died in the Wool
  11. A Turn in the Road
  12. The Nanny’s Homecoming
  13. Always the Wedding Planner, Never the Bride
  14. Only Mine
  15. Only Yours
  16. The Creed Legacy
  17. 5 Conversations You Must Have with Your Son
  18. Infernal Devices – DNR
  19. Baby, Come Home
Mystery & Suspense
  1. Murder on the Down Low
  2. Love You More
  3. May Cooler Heads Prevail
  4. Rest in Peace
  5. Burying the Hatchet
  6. Missing Mabel
  7. Redemption
  8. The Ideal Man
  9. Revelations
  10. Blown Away
  11. What Happens in Vegas
  12. Died in the Wool
  1. The Opera Ghost Lives
  2. The Husband Trap: A Novel
  3. The Wife Trap: A Novel
  4. The Wedding Trap
  5. The Substitute Millionaire
  6. His Favorite Mistress
  7. The Accidental Mistress
  8. My Fair Mistress
  9. The Unexpected Millionaire
  10. The Search
  11. The Ultimate Millionaire
  12. Affair
  13. Steam and Sorcery
  14. The Billionaire’s Unexpected Heir
  15. Moonlight Cove
  16. Love Finds a Home
Historical Fiction Reading Challenge
  1. Wrangler in Petticoats
  2. Sharpshooter in Petticoats
  3. Waterfall
  4. Cascade
  5. Love on a Dime
  6. Love on Assignment
  7. Deep Trouble
  8. The Wife Trap
  9. The Husband Trap
  10. The Wedding Trap
  11. My Fair Mistress
  12. The Search
  1. Purity in Death
  2. Portrait in Death
  3. Love on a Dime
  4. The Husband Trap: A Novel
  5. The Wife Trap: A Novel
  6. The Wedding Trap
  7. The Substitute Millionaire
  8. My Fair Mistress
  9. The Accidental Mistress
  10. The Unexpected Millionaire
  11. The Search
  12. The Ultimate Millionaire
  1. May Cooler Heads Prevail
  2. Amy Inspired
  3. Sarah’s Choice
  4. Crossing Oceans
  5. An Amish Love
  6. Softly and Tenderly
  7. Rest in Peace
  8. Burying the Hatchet
  9. Missing Mabel
  10. Wrangler in Petticoats
  11. Sharpshooter in Petticoats
  12. With This Ring, I’m Confused
  1. The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable
  2. Big Bouffant
  3. Reunion in Death
  4. Sarah’s Choice
  5. A Christmas Carol
  6. Crossing Oceans
  7. Here Lies Bridget
  8. Purity in Death
  9. Softly and Tenderly
  10. Burying the Hatchet
  11. Rest in Peace
  12. Missing Mabel
  13. Wrangler in Petticoats
  14. May Cooler Heads Prevail
  15. Looking for Love on Mongo Tongo
  16. Sharpshooter in Petticoats
  17. Billionaire, M.D.
  18. My One and Only
  19. Already Home
Loving the Reviews Challenge
  1. Case File: Canyon Creek, Wyoming
  2. Mistress by Midnight
  3. A Study in Scarlet
  4. The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable
  5. Mad Love
  6. The Blacksmith’s Bravery
  7. An Amish Love
  8. The Sign of Four
  9. Murder on the Down Low
  10. Montana Rose
Romance Reading
  1. Wrangler in Petticoats
  2. Sharpshooter in Petticoats
  3. Billionaire, M.D.
  4. My One and Only
  5. A Creed in Stone Creek
  6. Love on a Dime
  7. Love on Assignment
  8. Deep Trouble
  9. Moonlight Road
  10. Wild Man Creek
  11. Harvest Moon
  12. Driftwood Cottage
It's Not What but Where Twist Your House- I read at the kitchen table while watching my kids play in the snow (2/8)Move- I read while using the elliptical (2/7)Don’t Call Home- I read at my Mother-in-Law’s(3/6)Nature- I read sitting in a lawn chair in the middle of my yard while watching the kids play – it was COLD! (3/14)Probably Shouldn’t – I read while driving (3/10)

Place of Commerce – I read at Panera… (3/17)

In Pairs – My mother-in-law and I each read our own books all day! (3/27)

Chick Lit
  1. Here Lies Bridget
  2. With This Ring, I’m Confused
  3. Miss Match
  4. Delivered With Love
  1. A Study in Scarlet
  2. The Sign of Four
  3. A Scandal in Bohemia
  4. The Adventure of the Red-Headed League
  5. A Case of Identity
  6. The Boscombe Valley Mystery
  7. The Five Orange Pips
  8. The Man With the Twisted Lip – DNR
3/20 – 6/20 Reading Complete:

  1. A Time to Heal
  2. Portrait in Death
  3. Delivered With Love
  4. The Ideal Man
  5. The Husband Trap: A Novel
  6. The Wife Trap: A Novel
  7. The Wedding Trap
  8. Drop Dead Divas
  9. The Search
  10. The Ultimate Millionaire
  11. The Unexpected Millionaire
  12. The Substitute Millionaire
  13. The Opera Ghost Lives
  14. Revelations
  15. The Billionaire’s Unexpected Heir
  16. The First Escape
  17. Invisible Inkling
  18. Friendship Bread
  19. The Five Orange Pips
  20. The Art of Romance
  21. Blackberry Crumble
  22. The Knitting Diaries
  23. The Boxcar Children
  24. Waterfall
  25. Cascade
  26. Moonlight Cove
  27. The Man with the Twisted Lip – DNR
  28. Steam and Sorcery
  29. Is My Kid Stupid
  30. Beach Lane

2011 Reading Challenge

 

 

  1. The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable
  2. Big Bouffant
  3. Reunion in Death
  4. Amy Inspired
  5. Sarah’s Choice
  6. A Christmas Carol
  7. Crossing Oceans
  8. Murder on the Down Low
  9. Here Lies Bridget
  10. Mad Love
  11. An Amish Love
  12. Kylie Jean Drama Queen
  13. Purity in Death
  14. Promise Canyon
  15. Softly and Tenderly
  16. Love You More
  17. May Cooler Heads Prevail
  18. Burying the Hatchet
  19. Rest in Peace
  20. Looking for Love on Mongo Tongo
  21. Redemption
  22. Missing Mabel
  23. Wrangler in Petticoats
  24. Miss Match
  25. Blackberry Crumble
  26. The Knitting Diaries
  27. With This Ring, I’m Confused
  28. Sharpshooter in Petticoats
  29. Billionaire, M.D.
  30. The Art of Romance
  31. Friendship Bread
  32. The Convenient Groom
  33. Is My Kid Stupid
  34. Waterfall
  35. Cascade
  36. Jackson Jones: The Tale of a Boy, an Elf, and a Very Stinky Fish
  37. Aliens on Vacation
  38. The Boxcar Children
  39. My One and Only
  40. A Creed in Stone Creek
  41. Already Home
  42. Love on a Dime
  43. Creed’s Honor
  44. The Opera Ghost Lives
  45. Revelations
  46. The First Escape
  47. Invisible Inkling
  48. Love on Assignment
  49. Deep Trouble
  50. Moonlight Road
  51. Wild Man Creek
  52. Harvest Moon
  53. Driftwood Cottage
  54. A Time to Heal
  55. Delivered With Love
  56. Portrait in Death
  57. The Ideal Man
  58. The Husband Trap: A Novel
  59. The Wife Trap: A Novel
  60. The Wedding Trap
  61. Drop Dead Divas
  62. The Substitute Millionaire
  63. My Fair Mistress
  64. The Accidental Mistress
  65. His Favorite Mistress
  66. Haint Misbehavin’
  67. Risky Business
  68. The 5 Languages of Appreciation
  69. Escape from Planet Yastol
  70. The Girl in the Steel Corset
  71. Blown Away
  72. The Goddess Test
  73. What Happens in Vegas
  74. Between Two Ends
  75. Beach Lane
  76. The Search
  77. The Ultimate Millionaire
  78. The Unexpected Millionaire
  79. The Angel Experiment
  80. Affair
  81. The Mystery of the Blue Ring
  82. Steam and Sorcery
  83. The Billionaire’s Unexpected Heir
  84. Moonlight Cove
  85. When the Wind Blows
  86. Moonlight Cove
  87. Love Finds a Home
  88. Died in the Wool
  89. A Turn in the Road
  90. Always the Wedding Planner Never the Bride
  91. The Nanny’s Homecoming
  92. Only Mine
  93. Only Yours
  94. Once Upon a Groom
  95. 5 Conversations You Must Have with Your Son
  96. Simple Choices
  97. 1105 Yakima Street
  98. The Creed Legacy
  99. Blackberry Summer
  100. Baby, Come Home
Unfinished Challenges
Reading Challenge AddictCompleted:

  1. Loving the Reviews
  2. Christian Fiction
  3. eBook Challenge
  4. Romance Reading
  5. Chick Lit Challenge
  6. It’s Not What but Where
  7. Baker Street
  8. Historical Romance Reading
  9. Read Your Own Books
  10. Summer Romance Challenge
  11. Mystery and Suspense
  12. NetGalley July
  13. Goodreads Personal
  14. 100 Books in 2011
  15. James Patterson
  1. Harlequin Reading Challenge
  2. Show Me the Free
  3. Read, Review & Recognize
  4. Get Steampunked
  5. NetGalley October, Read 15
  6. Royal Romance Read 12
  7. The Christmas Spirit, Read 5
  8. Read Your Own 1/mo
  9. Spring Thing 2011, DNF
  10. Alphabet Challenge Read 26
  11. Just for Fun Read 12

Remaining to Complete:

  1. Fitness Challenge 2 Fitness Miles/Week
  2. Read the NKJV Bible in a Year
  3. Classics Forever Read 12
  4. Oscar Wilde Read 4
  5. Full Steampunk Ahead Read 10
  6. Wish I’d Read That Read 12
  7. Monthly Mix-Up Read 72
  8. In Death Read 12/yr
  9. Fall Into Reading, Read 15
Fitness At the end of week 45, I’ve reached my goal 15/52 weeks
Bible in a Year On 9/30 I’ve completed 272/365 days. 75% done!
Classics Forever
  1. A Study in Scarlet
  2. The Sign of Four
  3. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  4. A Christmas Carol
  5. The Importance of Being Earnest
  6. An Ideal Husband
  7. Emma
  8. Bible
Oscar Wilde
  1. The Importance of Being Earnest
  2. An Ideal Husband
I Wish I’d Read That Completed:

  1. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  2. A Christmas Carol
  3. Emma
  4. The New King James Bible

To Read: (Subject to change)

  1. The 5 People You Meet in Heaven
  2. The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
  3. The Secret Garden
  4. Charlotte’s Web
  5. The Three Musketeers
  6. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  7. Count of Monte Cristo
  8. Winnie the Pooh
  1. Steam and Sorcery
  2. The Girl in the Steel Corset
  3. The Strange Case of Finley Jayne
  4. The Hambleton Affair
  5. Clockwork Fagin
  6. A Steampunk Christmas
Done:

  1. Emma
  2. Visions in Death
  3. Survivor in Death

Remaining to Complete:

  1. The 5 People You Meet in Heaven
  2. The Time Machine
  3. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
  4. The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
  5. The Secret Garden
  6. Charlotte’s Web
  7. The Three Musketeers
  8. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  9. Count of Monte Cristo
  10. Winnie the Pooh
  11. Lady Windemere’s Fan
  12. Steamed

Complete:
2010
Naked in Death, 1
Glory in Death, 2
Immortal in Death, 3
Rapture in Death, 4
Ceremony in Death, 5
Vengeance in Death, 6
Holiday in Death, 7
Midnight in Death (Three in Death), 7.5
Conspiracy in Death, 8
Loyalty in Death, 9
Witness in Death, 10
Judgment in Death, 11
Betrayal in Death, 12
Interlude in Death (Three in Death), 12.5
Seduction in Death, 13
2011Reunion in Death, 14
Purity in Death, 15
Portrait in Death, 16
Imitation in Death, 17
Remember When: Big Jack, 17.5
Divided in Death, 18
Visions in Death, 19
Survivor in Death, 20
Origin in Death, 21

Next Up:
Memory in Death, 22
Haunted in Death (Three in Death), 22.5
Born in Death, 23
Innocent in Death, 24
Eternity in Death (Time of Death), 24.5
Creation in Death, 25
Strangers in Death, 26
Salvation in Death, 27
Ritual in Death (Time of Death), 27.5
Promises in Death, 28
Kindred in Death
Missing in Death (Time of Death), 29.5
Fantasy in Death, 30
Indulgence in Death, 31
Possession In Death (The Other Side), 31.5
Treachery in Death, 32
New York to Dallas, 33
Chaos in Death (The Unquiet), 33.5
Celebrity in Death, 34