Monday, February 28, 2011

Month in Review: February '11


Books Read: 24
Pages Read: 6,982

Blood & Flowers by Penny Blubaugh
Nerd in Shining Armor by Vicki Lewis Thompson
The Nerd Who Loved Me by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Nerd Gone Wild by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Gone with the Nerd by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Talk Nerdy to Me by Vicki Lewis Thompson
The Winter of Our Disconnect by Susan Maushart
Nerds Like It Hot by Vicki Lewis Thompson
My Nerdy Valentine by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Over Hexed by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Tomorrow, When the War Began - THE MOVIE!
Blonde with a Wand by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Chick with a Charm by Vicki Lewis Thompson
A Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Beyond the Highland Mist by Karen Marie Moning
To Tame a Highland Warrior by Karen Marie Moning
The Highlander's Touch by Karen Marie Moning
The Iron Witch by Karen Mahoney
Kiss of the Highlander by Karen Marie Moning
I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore
I Am Number Four: The Movie
Trapped by Michael Northrup
Those That Wake by Jesse Karp
Wither by Lauren DeStefano
So Shelly by Ty Roth
Haven by Kristi Cook
Entwined by Heather Dixon
The Dragon Master by Allyson James

Updates on Reading Challenges
50 States Challenge 12/50
A to Z Challenges 78/130

Aussie YA Challenge 2/12
Book Blogger Recommendation Challenge 2/15

British Books Challenge 3/12
Debut Author Challenge 10/12
Dystopia Challenge 5/30
First in a Series Challenge 20/20 - COMPLETE!
Full Steampunk Ahead Challenge 0/10
Futuristic/SciFi Challenge 0/4
Global Reading Challenge 6/7
Harry Potter Challenge 1/12
Highlander Challenge 8/20
Historical Romance Challenge 5/12
Immortals After Dark Challenge 0/4
Mystery & Suspense Challenge 0/12
Off the Shelf Challenge 27/50
Outdo Yourself Challenge 54/290+
Page to Screen Reading Challenge 2/5
Read the Month/Season Challenges
TwentyEleven Challenge 17/20
YA Reading Challenge 25/50
YA of the 80s and 90s Challenge 3
YA Historical Challenge 0/3

Sunday, February 27, 2011

New Releases: February 27th - March 5th

Here is a list of this week's new releases! If there is anything you would like to see added to the list, please leave the title and author's name in the comments. Otherwise, happy reading!

I Am J Surrender to Me Blood & Flowers Strings Attached There's No Place Like Home (Secrets of My Hollywood Life, #6)

I Am J by Chris Bean
Surrender to Me by Shayla Black
Blood & Flowers by Penny Blubaugh
Strings Attached by Judy Blundell
There's No Place Like Home by Jen Calonita

Subway Girl Percival's Angel Burn Bright (Night Creatures, #1) The Guardian Clarity

Subway Girl by P.J. Converse
Percival's Angel by Alle Eliot Crompet
Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres
The Guardian by Connie Hall
Clarity by Kim Harrington

Demonglass (Hex Hall, #2) Falling Under (Falling Under, #1) A Lot Like Love May (Daughters Of The Sea, #2) Sean Griswold's Head

Demonglass by Rachel Hawkins
Falling Under by Gwen Hawkins
A Lot Like Love by Julie James
Daughters of the Sea: May by Kathryn Lasky
Sean Griswold's Head by Lindsey Leavitt

Late Eclipses (October Daye #4) Recovery Road Betrayal (Haunting Emma, #2) Shimmer (Riley Bloom, #2) Dark Mirror (Dark Passage, #1)

Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire
Recovery Road by Blake Nelson
Betrayal by Lee Nichols
Shimmer by Alyson Noel
Dark Mirror by M.J. Putney

Dead on Delivery (Messenger, #2) Illegal The Liar Society (The Liar Society, #1) Playing Hurt The Craving (The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries, #3)

Dead on Delivery by Eileen Rendahl
Illegal by Bettina Restrepo
The Liar Society by Lisa & Laura Roecker
Playing Hurt by Holly Schindler
The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries: The Craving by L.J. Smith

Outside In (Inside Out, #2) Dark Zone Mermaid: A Twist on the Classic Tale The Chaos (Numbers, #2)

Outside In by Maria V. Snyder
The Dark Zone by Dom Testa
Mermaid by Carolyn Turgeon
The Chaos by Rachel Ward

My Week in Books (27)

Credit for IMM goes to The Story Siren

Books received for review

none this week

Books bought

Some pre-orders came in this week. I was lucky enough to be able to read ARCs of the first three books, but they were so awesome that I needed my own copies!

A Touch Mortal Desires of the Dead (The Body Finder, #2) Angelfire (Angelfire, #1) Haven Aftertime Angel (Maximum Ride, #7)

I also finally received my order from Amazon UK! (It really didn't take that long, but I wasn't very patient about it . . . ) It started out with needing to read Finding Sky, after reading a bunch of amazing reviews, but quickly led to the discovery of other fantastic-looking UK books. Reviews will start going up in the beginning of March!

The Radleys By Midnight: A Ravenwood Mystery Warm Bodies Savannah Grey Dark Heart Forever Mortal Kiss Finding Sky


What I read this week

Trapped The Dragon Master (Dragon Series, #3) Love Sucks! (Bite Me, #2) Finding Sky The Radleys Future Imperfect Haven Wicked Lovely (Wicked Lovely, #1)

Books I started but haven't finished (yet!)