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100 Book Challenge

In 2009 I want to keep better record of the books I am reading. My hope is to keep updating this list throughout the year.

Thanks to J. Kaye for hosting this challenge. Please click on the picture above to be taken to the page to sign up to participate.

I am not officially joining this challenge because I am not following the guidelines. I am concerned with when I finish a book and not with when I started it. This challenge officially cannot include any books started in 2008 and my list will have several of those.

1. Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
2. Katie and Kimble: A Ghost Story by Linda Thieman
3. The Forgotten Door by Alexander Key
4. The Hunger Games by Susan Collins
5. Perfect on Paper by Maria Murnane
6. Simon Bloom, The Gravity Keeper by Michael Reisman (audio)
7. Unwind by Neal Shusterman
8. Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher (audio)
9. Invisible Touch by Kelly Parra
10. The Secret Life of a Teenage Siren by Wendy Toliver
11. The year of secret assignments by Jaclyn Moriarty
12. Zink by Cherie Bennett
13. Miss Daisy Is Crazy! by Dan Gutman
14. The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson
15. Bras and Broomsticks by Sarah Mlynowski
16. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
17. Watchers: Last Stop by Peter Lerangis
18. Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins
19. Necessary Heartbreak by M. J. Sullivan
20. The ABC's of Kissing Boys by Tina Ferraro
21. D.A. by Connie Willis
22. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
23. Fear and Trembling
24. Watchers: Rewind by Peter Lerangis
25. Dancing in Red Shoes Will Kill You by Dorian Cirrone
26. A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
27. Peeps by Scott Westerfeld
28. Life As We Knew It
29. Cyberstorm
30. No idea...maybe my count was off? Perhaps it was. No matter how much I think I can't manage to figure out which book was supposed to go here. I am putting the picture book Weslandia by Paul Fleischman here instead. I was supposed to add it and forgot. So it fits here perfectly.
31. The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things by Carolyn Mackler (audio)
32. A Crooked Kind of Perfect
33. Shug
34. Monarch Notes for Brave New World, also available here
35. The Chrysalids by John Wyndham (audio)
36. The Waste Land by T. S. Elliot (yeah, not exactly a book, but a major work.)
37. Be More Chill (audio)
38. Heir Apparent (audio)
39. The Glitch
40. A Certain Slant of Light (audio)
41. Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer
42. Pretties by Scott Westerfeld (audio)
43. The Frog Princess by E. D. Baker (audio)
44. Rules of the Road by Joan Bauer
45. Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett (audio)
46. Girl With A Pearl Earring (audio)
47. The Wright 3 by Blue Balliett (audio)
48. The Opposite of Invisible (audio)
49. The Garden of Eve by E. L. Going (audio)
50. On the Brink of Cool (audio)
51. Seek by Paul Fleischman (audio)
52. Lizzie Bright and the Buckmeinster Boy (audio)
53. High Fidelity by Nick Hornby (audio)
54. If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period (audio)
55. Ottoline and the Yellow Cat
56. The 39 Clues: The Maze of Bones
57. The Diary of Pelly D
58. Gilda Joyce, Psychic Investigator (audio)
59. The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart
60. Elsewhere
61. Firegirl (audio)
62. The Beginning, the Muddle, and the End by Avi
63. The Sky Inside by Clare B. Dunkle (audio)
64. Jake, Revinvented by Gordon Korman (audio)
65. Fearless by Francine Pascal
66. The 39 Clues: One False Note by Gordon Korman
67. Carpe Diem (audio)
68. How to Build a House by Dana Reinhardt (audio)
69. The Kind of Friends We Used to Be (audio)
70. Tyler on Prime Time (audio)
71. Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson
72. Inventing Elliot (audio)
73. Me, Alone, At the End of the World by M.T. Anderson (picture book)
74. Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson
75. Bronx Masquerade by Nikki Grimes
76. The Other Side of the Island by Allegra Goodman
77. Peace, Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson
78. Dark Son by Nikki Grimes
79. Sideways Stories from Wayside High
80. What I Believe by Norma Fox Mazer
81. Friction by E. M. Frank (audio)
82. Stop Pretending by Sonya Sones
83. Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
84. Skin Deep by E. M. Crane
85. Olivia Kidney (audio)
86. girl coming in for a landing
87. Invitation to the Game
88. The Fruit Bowl Project
89. Knife of Never Letting Go
90. Midnighters #1: The Secret Hour
91. North of Beautiful
92. 42 Miles
93. 11 Birthdays
94. Blue Lipstick
95. Shakespeare's Secret
96. Multiple Choice
97. The Brimstone Journals
98. What My Mother Doesn't Know
99. Wicked Lovely
100. The Secret Garden
101. Burned
102. Seeing the Blue Between
103. The Forest of Hands and Teeth
104. Something, Maybe
105. One of Those Hideous Books
106. Schooled
107. Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life
108. The New Yorkers (audio)
109. Shift
110. Imaginary Enemy
111. Wintergirls
112. Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell From a Tree
113. Fire-Us: The Kindling
114. Alice in Wonderland
115. Beastly
116. Mango Shaped Space by Wendy Mass
117. Specials (audio)
118. Waiting for Normal
119. Must Love Dogs
120. Who Stole the Wizard of Oz
121. Watchers #3: I.D.
122. Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen
123. Teen, Inc.
124. How Not to Be Popular
125. Idlewild (audio)
126. Framed
127. Virtual War
128. Rats Saw God by Rob Thomas
129. Jennifer Government (abridged audio)
130. Chocolat
131. Extras (audio)
132. Wake (WWW series) (audio)
133. The Chaos Code (audio)
134. Only You Cam Save Mankind by Terry Pratchet
135. Kaleidoscope Eyes
136. Among the Hidden
137. Among the Imposters
138. When You Reach Me
139. Dreamhunter by Elizabeth Knox (audio)
140. Adam Canfeild Writes for The Slash (audio)
141. Evermore (audio)
142. Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Prodigal Son
143. Among the Betrayed
144. The Clones
145. Don't You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey
146. Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury (audio)
147. The Inifinity Code (audio)
148. The City of Bones
149. Catching Fire
150. The Poison Apples
152. The Declaration by Gemma Malley (audio)
153. The Homework Machine by Dan Gutman
154. Turnabout by Margaret Haddix
155. The Conch Bearer (audio)
156. Choices
157. Just Ella
158. Lawn Boy
159. The Bar Code Tattoo
160. Loser
161. Edenborn (audio)
162. Among the Brave
163. Letters from a Dead Girl
170. The Maze Runner
171. Little Brother (audio)
172. City of Ashes (audio)
173. Leviathan
174. The Walls Have Eyes
175. Ring of Fire
176. Fade to Blue
177. House of Power (audio)
178. Stolen Voices
179. Singing the Dogstar Blues
180. Everlost (audio)
181. Watchers #4: War
182. Skin Hunger (audio)


  1. 'm looking into the Challenge right now.....Good luck!

  2. I may do the challenge, though I don't think I can finish 100 this year.

  3. good luck, i think i might need to read a bit about this challenge too


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