All Things Fiction

2013 Reads

my2013readingchallengeMy 2013 Read & Review Goal

100 books

I did not manage to meet my 2012 goals of reading and reviewing 100 books. I found that I read way too many beta reads or sekrit reads and then so many books that didn’t end up getting reviewed. But this year it’s going to change.

I will be reading 100 books and reviewing them. And this year I’m going to catch up on a bunch of books that I’ve wanted to read but didn’t because of too many other obligations.

This year I’m going to get back into reading in a way that I wasn’t in 2012.

So I’m keeping my goal at 100 books to read and review, but I’m hoping to read even more than 100. But we shall see.

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The Books
  1. THE DEAD AND BURIED by Kim Harrington. Read 1.1.13. Review 1.8.13
  2. SUMMERSET ABBEY by T.J. Brown. Read 1.2.13. Review 1.11.13
  3. NEVERFALL by Brodi Ashton. Read 12.30.12. Review 1.10.13*
  4. HOUSE RULES by Chloe Neill. Read 1.3.13
  5. THE IMMORTAL CIRCUS (Ep. 3) by A.R. Kahler. Read 1.12.13. Review 1.14.13
  6. SPLINTERED by A.G. Howard. Read 11.7.12. Review 1.15.13*
  7. INDIGO AWAKENING by Jordan Dane. Read 1.6.13. Review 1.17.13
  8. EVERBOUND by Brodi Ashton. Re-read 1.17.13. Review 1.22.13
  9. THE IMMORTAL CIRCUS (Ep. 4) by A.R. Kahler. Read 1.19.13. Review 1.28.13
  10. WHAT THE SPELL by Brittany Geragotelis. Read 1.5.13. Review 1.29.13
  11. ILLUMINATE by Aimee Agresti. Read 1.28.13. Review 2.4.13
  12. DANCE OF SHADOWS by Yelena Black. Read 2.1.13. Review 2.7.13
  13. THE COLLECTOR by Victoria Scott. Read 2.5.13. Review 2.13.13
  14. OUT IN BLUE by Sarah Gilman. Read 2.8.13
  15. SILENCE by Becca Fitzpatrick. Read 2.9.13. Review 2.12.13
  16. FINALE by Becca Fitzpatrick. Read 2.10.13. Review 2.22.13
  17. THE IMMORTAL CIRCUS (Ep. 5) by A.R. Kahler. Read 2.10.13. Review 2.11.13
  18. CITY OF FALLEN ANGELS by Cassandra Clare. Read 2.12.13
  19. CITY OF LOST SOULS by Cassandra Clare. Read 2.14.13
  20. WITH ALL MY SOUL by Rachel Vincent. Read 2.15.13. Review 3.26.13
  21. PIVOT POINT by Kasie West. Read 2.20.13. Review 3.15.13
  22. ASTARTE’S WRATH by Trisha Wolfe. Beta Read 2.22.13
  23. AFTERGLOW by Karsten Knight. Read 2.26.13. Review TK
  24. SPELLCASTER by Claudia Gray. Read 2.28.13. Review TK
  25. MILA 2.0 by Debra Driza. Read 3.4.13. Review 3.20.13
  26. A TOUCH MENACING by Leah Clifford. Read 3.6.13. Review TK
  27. THE IMMORTAL RULES by Julie Kagawa. Read 3.11.13. Review 3.22.13
  28. THE ETERNITY CURE by Julie Kagawa. Read 3.22.13. Review 4.17.13
  29. THE GIRL IN THE CLOCKWORK COLLAR by Kady Cross. Read 3.24.13. Review 5.7.13
  30. DWELLER ON THE THRESHOLD by Rinda Elliott. Review 4.1.13 on FAD
  31. EVE by Anna Carey. Read 3.29.13. Review 4.4.13
  32. ONCE by Anna Carey. Read 4.4.13. Review 4.9.13
  33. RISE by Anna Carey. Read 4.9.13. Review 4.12.13
  34. MOONSET by Scott Tracey. Re-read 4.11.13. Review TK
  35. BLACK CITY by Elizabeth Richards. Read 4.16.13. Review 5.6.13
  36. UNBREAKABLE by Elizabeth Norris. Read 4.21.13. Review 4.25.13
  37. SWEET PERIL by Wendy Higgins. Read 4.27.13. Review 4.30.13
  38. UNTIL I DIE by Amy Plum. Read 4.29.13. Review 5.13.13
  39. THE GIRL WITH THE IRON TOUCH by Kady Cross. Read 5.4.13. Review 6.5.13
  40. THE IMMORTAL CIRCUS ACT TWO by Alex Kahler. Beta Read 5.7.13
  41. THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE CURSED by Page Morgan. Read 5.8.13. Review 5.14.13
  42. GODDESS by Josephine Angelini. Read 5.12.13.
  43. DANCE OF THE RED DEATH by Bethany Griffin. Read 5.26.13. Review 6.21.13
  44. INDELIBLE by Dawn Metcalf. Read 5.29.13. Review TK
  45. BORN WICKED by Jessica Spotswood. Read 5.31.13. Review 6.6.13
  46. STAR CURSED by Jessica Spotswood. Read 6.4.13. Review 6.7.13
  47. UNDONE by Elizabeth Norris. Read 6.10.13. Quickie Review 6.16.13
  48. GLITTER & DOOM by Bethany Griffin. Read 6.11.13. Quickie Review 6.18.13
  49. DIE FOR HER by Amy Plum. Read 6.13.13. Quickie Review 6.16.13
  50. RADIANT by Cynthia Hand. Read 6.14.13. Quickie Review 6.16.13
  51. DESTROY ME by Tahereh Mafi. Read 6.15.13. Quickie Review 6.19.13
  52. FLIRTING WITH MAYBE by Wendy Higgins. Read 6.16.13. Quickie Review 6.19.13
  53. ORIGINS: THE FIRE by Debra Driza. Read 6.16.13. Mini Review 6.16.13
  54. IF I SHOULD DIE by Amy Plum. Read 6.18.13. Review TK
  55. THE TESTING by Joelle Charbonneau. Read 6.22.13. Review 7.3.13
  56. PUSHING THE LIMITS by Katie McGarry. Read 6.23.13. Review 6.25.13
  57. CROSSING THE LINE by Katie McGarry. Read 6.24.13. Review 6.26.13
  58. DARE YOU TO by Katie McGarry. Read 6.25.13. Review 7.5.13
  59. ASHES ON THE WAVES by Mary Lindsey. Re-read 6.26.13. Review TK
  60. DEFIANCE by Stephanie Tyler. Read 6.29.13. Review 7.2.13
  61. REPLICA by Jenna Black. Read 6.30.13. Review 7.1.13
  62. SEKRIT book by… well I can’t say that because it’s secret. 🙂 Read 7.2.13
  63. THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US by Kasie West. Read 7.3.13. Review TK
  64. EARTHBOUND by Aprilynne Pike. Read 7.5.13. Review TK
  65. ALICE IN ZOMBIELAND by Gena Showalter. Read 7.6.13.
  66. DEFIANCE by C.J. Redwine. Read 7.15.13.
  67. BITING BAD by Chloe Neill. Read 7.19.13.
  68. OF BEAST AND BEAUTY by Stacey Jay. Read 7.24.13. Review TK
  69. THE SELECTION by Kiera Cass. Read 7.26.13.
  70. THE ELITE by Kiera Cass. Read 7.27.13.
  71. THE PRINCE by Kiera Cass. Read 7.28.13.
  72. PANIC by Lauren Oliver. Read 8.2.13. Review TK
  73. EASY by Tammara Webber. Read 8.7.13. Rated 4 stars.
  74. THROUGH THE ZOMBIE GLASS by Gena Showalter. Read 8.24.13. Review 9.24.13
  75. DESCENDANT by Lesley Livingston. Read 8.25.13. Review TK
  76. DECEPTION by C.J. Redwine. Read 8.26.13. Review TK
  77. CROWN OF EMBERS by Rae Carson. Read 8.28.13. Review TK
  78. WILD CARDS by Simone Elkeles. Read 8.29.13. Review TK
  79. 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil. Read 9.1.13. Review 9.3.13.
  80. ALL OUR YESTERDAYS by Cristin Terrill. Read 9.7.13. Review TK
  81. RELATIVITY by Cristin Bishara. Read 9.8.13. Review 9.20.13.
  82. ENDLESS KNIGHT by Kresley Cole. Read 9.10.13. Review 10.1.13
  83. THE BURNING SKY by Sherry Thomas. Read 9.13.13. Review TK
  84. FIND ME by Romily Bernard. Read 9.20.13. Review TK
  85. STIR ME UP by Sabrina Elkins. Read 9.29.13. Review 9.30.13
  86. BLOOD OF AN ANCIENT by Rinda Elliott. Read 10.10.13. Review TK
  87. CRASH INTO YOU by Katie McGarry. Read 10.17.13. Review TK
  88. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART I by Jessa Holbrook. Read 10.20.13. Review 10.23.13
  89. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART II by Jessa Holbrook. Read 10.23.13. Review 10.24.13
  90. FOREPLAY by Sophie Jordan. Read 10.24.13. Review TK
  91. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART III by Jessa Holbrook. Read 10.28.13. Review 10.29.13
  92. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART IV by Jessa Holbrook. Read 11.5.13. Review 11.6.13
  93. A LITTLE TOO FAR by Lisa Desrochers. Read 11.5.13
  94. A LITTLE TOO MUCH by Lisa Desrochers. Read 11.10.13
  95. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART V by Jessa Holbrook. Read 11.11.13. Review 11.12.13
  96. AFTERGLOW by Karsten Knight. Re-read 11.11.13. Review TK 11.15.13
  97. WHILE YOU’RE AWAY PART VI by Jessa Holbrook. Read 11.18.13. Review 11.19.13
  98. DARKFEVER by Karen Marie Moning. Read 11.25.13
  99. BLOODFEVER by Karen Marie Moning. Read 11.25.13
  100. FAEFEVER by Karen Marie Moning. Read 11.26.13
  101. DREAMFEVER by Karen Marie Moning. Read 11.27.13
  102. SHADOWFEVER by Karen Marie Moning. Read 11.28.13
  103. ICED by Karen Marie Moning. Read 12.8.13
  104. FRACTURE ME by Tahereh Mafi. Read 12.19.13. Reviewed 12.31.13
  105. EVERTRUE by Brodi Ashton. Read 12.21.13
  106. AFTERPARTY by Ann Redisch Stampler. Read 12.29.13
  107. THE PROMISE OF AMAZING by Robin Constantine. Read 12.31.13
  108. FROZEN by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston
  109. THE WAKING DARK by Robin Wasserman
  110. THE LIBERATOR by Victoria Scott
  111. THE BITTER KINGDOM by Rae Carson
  112. PHOENIX by Elizabeth Richards.
  113. CONSUME by Melissa Darnell.
  114. CROWN OF MIDNIGHT by Sarah J. Maas
  115. HIS DARK WAYS by Naomi Canale
  116. TOUCHING THE SURFACE by Kimberly Sabatini
  117. OF POSEIDON by Anna Banks
  118. ANOTHER LITTLE PIECE by Kate Karyus Quinn
  119. INFATUATE by Aimee Agresti
  120. POISON by Bridget Zinn
  121. DARK TRIUMPH by Robin LaFevers

 

The hopefuls…

  • FORETOLD by Jana Oliver
  • CLOCKWORK PRINCESS by Cassandra Clare
  • ???

 

* Books marked with an asterisk, while reviewed in 2013 were read in 2012 and therefore won’t count toward the final tally of books read and reviewed.