2021 Reading Challenges

Hey there! This is a master list of the books I have read this year, along with their rating and dates read. 😊

Goal: 75 books

  1. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie (Junior Classics edition by Wendi Lowery) ~ January 2-8 (Reread)
  2. Keeping A Princess Heart by Nicole Johnson ~ January 7-9 (DNF’d at 30%)
  3. The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young ~ January 5-31 ~ 3 stars
  4. Fire by Kristin Cashore ~ January 14-February 8 ~ 3.5 stars
  5. The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White ~ January 16-February 14 ~ 3 stars
  6. Tundra: All the Trimmings by Chad Carpenter ~ February 14 ~ N/A (Comic)
  7. Shadow Run by Adrianne Strickland and Michael Miller ~ January 9-February 17 (DNF’d at 44%)
  8. Frost Like Night by Sara Raasch ~ February 16-18 (Reread via audiobook)
  9. In Search of Us by Ava Dellaira ~ February 20-21 ~ 4.5 stars (Audiobook)
  10. The Gypsy Crown by Kate Forsyth ~ February 18-24 ~ (DNF’d @ 12%)
  11. Morrighan by Mary E. Pearson ~ March 17 ~ 2.5 stars (Audiobook)
  12. Shadowed by Dani Pettrey ~ March 16-22 ~ 3 stars (ebook)
  13. The Secrets of Solace by Jaleigh Johnson ~ February 20-March 25 ~ 3 stars
  14. Royals by Rachel Hawkins ~ March 26-31 ~ 4 stars (Audiobook)
  15. Dodger by Terry Pratchett ~ April 13-14 ~ (DNF’d @ 36%) (Audiobook)
  16. Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian ~ March 5-April 14 ~ 4 stars
  17. We Are So Blessed by Various ~ March 1-April 19 ~ N/A
  18. That Fatal Night by Sarah Ellis ~ April 15-29 ~ 3 stars
  19. Never Fade by Alexandra Bracken ~ May 4-14 ~ 4 stars (Audiobook)
  20. 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson ~ May 18 ~ 1 star (DNF’d @ 37%) (Audiobook)
  21. That Summer by Sarah Dessen ~ May 18 ~ 3.5 stars (Audiobook)
  22. Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody ~ February 23-May 19 ~ 4.5 stars
  23. Icicles Like Kindling by Sara Raasch ~ May 20 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  24. Flames Like Vines by Sara Raasch ~ May 21 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  25. Decay Like Gold by Sara Raasch ~ May 21 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  26. Taking Flight by Michaela and Elaine DePrince ~ May 24-25 ~ 5 stars (Audiobook)
  27. The Thief Novella by Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell ~ May 27 ~ 3.5 stars (ebook)
  28. Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo ~ March 3-May 28 ~ 4.5 stars
  29. Dorothy Must Die Stories Vol.1 by Danielle Paige ~ May 30-June 12 (DNF’d @ 5%)
  30. The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner ~ June 16-17 ~ 2 stars (Audiobook)
  31. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee ~ June 2-18 ~ 4 stars (Graphic Novel)
  32. Regina Rising by Wendy Toliver ~ May 31-June 18 (DNF’d @ 37%)
  33. I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo ~ June 24-27 ~ 4 stars (Audiobook)
  34. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by Frank L. Baum ~ June 20-July 1 ~ 3 stars
  35. Wayfarer by Alexandra Bracken ~ May 29-July 7 ~ 5 stars
  36. As Old As Time by Liz Braswell ~ May 22-July 22 ~ 3 stars
  37. The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis ~ July 11-22 (Reread)
  38. Through the White Wood by Jessica Leake ~ July 11-30 ~ 3.5 stars (Audiobook + physical)
  39. Mother-Daughter Book Camp by Heather Vogel Frederick ~ July 9-31 ~ 4 stars
  40. Riden’s Chapter by Tricia Levenseller ~ August 2 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  41. Praying the Names of God by Ann Spangler ~ February 6-August 6 ~ N/A
  42. Changes in Latitudes by Jen Malone ~ August 1-7 ~ 5 stars
  43. Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee ~ August 8-14 ~ 3.5 stars
  44. Coral by Sara Ella ~ August 13-20 ~ 5 stars
  45. Luna’s Big Oxcident by P.T. Custard ~ August 26 ~ 5 stars
  46. Beyond Her Calling by Kellyn Roth ~ July 22-August 30 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  47. All the Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace ~ August 22-September 1 ~ 4.5 stars
  48. First Impressions: A Firebird Ficlet by Claudia Gray ~ September 2 ~ 4 stars (ebook)
  49. Every Hidden Thing by Kenneth Oppel ~ September 2-3 ~ 3 stars (Audiobook)
  50. Unfurling by Allison Beery ~ September 2-3 ~ 3 stars
  51. The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston ~ September 4-11 ~ 4.5 stars
  52. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie ~ September 5-14 (Reread via hardcover/audiobook)
  53. Sweet Home Alaska by Carole Estby Dagg ~ September 14-16 (Reread via audiobook)
  54. Titanic: Ghosts of the Abyss by Mireille Majoor ~ September 16 ~ 4 stars
  55. Song For A Whale by Lynne Kelly ~ September 6-19 ~ 3.5 stars
  56. Shell Game by Ridley Pearson ~ September 17-21 ~ 3 stars
  57. Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris ~ September 25-30 ~ 3.5 stars (Audiobook)
  58. Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis ~ September 20-30 ~ (Reread)
  59. Silenced by Dani Pettrey ~ September 22-October 16 ~ 3 stars
  60. Flame in the Mist by Renée Ahdieh ~ October 18-24 ~ 2.5 stars (Audiobook)
  61. Emma by Jane Austen ~ September 23-October 25 ~ 2 stars (Hardcover + audiobook)
  62. The Lightness of Hands by Jeff Garvin ~ October 28-31 ~ 5 stars (Audiobook)
  63. The Lost Crown by Sarah Miller ~ September 21-November 1 ~ 5 stars
  64. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern ~ November 3-7 ~ (DNF’d @ 8%)
  65. The Lovely and the Lost by Jennifer Lynn Barnes ~ November 5-23 ~ 4.5 stars
  66. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis ~ November 9-28 ~ (Reread)
  67. The Only Pirate at the Party by Lindsey Stirling and Brooke S. Passey ~ November 26-29 ~ 4.5 stars (Audiobook)
  68. Viper by Bex Hogan ~ November 4-December 3 ~ 4.5 stars

Beat The Backlist:

  1. A book with illustrations-Peter Pan
  2. Based on non-Greek/Roman mythology-The Girl the Sea Gave Back
  3. Book centered around politics-Fire
  4. Purple cover-The Guinevere Deception
  5. Book you forgot you had-Tundra: All the Trimmings
  6. A book with multiple points of view-Frost Like Night
  7. Set in a major city (L.A.)-In Search of Us
  8. A novella-Morrighan
  9. Person on the cover-Shadowed
  10. Cover prominently features your favorite color (blue)-The Secrets of Solace
  11. Book by an author with a new book releasing this year-Royals
  12. Character lets out a breath they didn’t realize they were holding-Ash Princess
  13. Anthology-We Are So Blessed
  14. Written in letters or diary entries-That Fatal Night
  15. Mentions pineapples-Never Fade
  16. Good book, bad cover-That Summer
  17. Non-fairytale retelling (a musical)-Sky Without Stars
  18. Set in Autumn-Icicles Like Kindling
  19. Black and white (light and dark)-Flames Like Vines
  20. Character has a dream scene-Decay Like Gold
  21. Genre you never or rarely read (non-fiction)-Taking Flight
  22. Caused a major book hangover-Crooked Kingdom
  23. A quest to find a lost or hidden object-The Thief
  24. On the Indie Bestseller List in 2020 or earlier-To Kill A Mockingbird Graphic Novel
  25. A standalone-I Believe in a Thing Called Love
  26. A banned book-The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  27. The second book in a duology-Wayfarer
  28. Non-human character-As Old As Time
  29. From your 2020 Backlist TBR-The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
  30. Historical with a twist-Through the White Wood
  31. The woods/forest are important-Mother Daughter Book Camp
  32. Kept you up late reading-Changes in Latitudes
  33. The first line is less than 10 words-Coral
  34. Chapter titles have artwork-All the Stars and Teeth
  35. Book about bones-Every Hidden Thing
  36. Written in verse-Unfurling
  37. Brings out the geek in you-Titanic: Ghosts of the Abyss
  38. All about music-Song For A Whale
  39. It’s on a ship-Shell Game
  40. Has a map-Prince Caspian
  41. Bought it for the cover-Emma
  42. Lost royalty-The Lost Crown
  43. Features dragons or lizards-The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
  44. Snake on the cover-Viper

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