Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Sunday Salon - Bookaday to Date - July 2011

This is my second year participating in The Book Whisperer's Bookaday challenge. My goal is to end the summer having read 72 books.

June 5 - June 25, 2011 - 21 days, 27 books
June 26 - July 31, 2011 - 36 days, 35 books

So far I've read 62 books in 57 days! I have 15 days left and my mind has already turned to all the things I need to read and write before school starts! Freaking out!!!!

4 Middle Grade
True...Sort of by Katherine Hannigan
Sources of Light by Margaret McMullan
The Popularity Papers by Amy Ignatow
Crunch by Leslie Connor
27 Young Adult
Enclave by Ann Aguirre
Carter Finally Gets It by Brent Crawford
The New Policeman by Kate Thompson
Blindsided by Priscilla Cumming 
Incarceron by Catherine Fisher
Where She Went by Gayle Forman
Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini
Immortal Beloved by Cate Tiernan
The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima
The Exiled Queen by Cinda Williams Chima
Flygirl by Sherri L. Smith
Ancient, Strange, and Lovely by Susan Fletcher
All These Things I've Done by Gabrielle Zevin
Hourglass by Myra McEntire
Forever by Maggie Stiefvater
Sass and Serendipity by Jennifer Ziegler
Alex Van Helsing: Vampire Rising by Jason Henderson
Sorta Like a Rock Star by Matthew Quick
This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel
Alex Van Helsing: Voice of the Undead by Jason Henderson
Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
So Much Closer by Susane Colasanti
Karma by Cathy Ostlere
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Supernaturally by Kiersten White
Infinity by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand

4 Adult
Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
The Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones
Coffins of Little Hope by Timothy Schaffert
Remember Me by Cheryl Robinson

Totals So Far
12 Middle Grade - Favorite - Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
41 Young Adult - Favorite - Sorta Like a Rock Star by Matthew Quick
9 Adult - Favorite - The Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones

How are you doing on your challenge?


  1. Wow, I am like seriously impressed with your efforts!

  2. Very impressive! Maybe someday I'll try something like this, although some weeks are pretty good. Usually my max for a week is four books.

    Thanks for visiting my salon.


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