Everything YA Challenge

Books
This year I was invited to join the 2015 Everything YA Reading Challenge by EM at Books and Iced Coffee (thanks a bunch!) and as per my New Year’s resolution to join 3 reading challenges, I decided to sign up for this one.

Learn more about the challenge and to sign up click here!

My Goal:

Complete the Monthly Mini Challenges + Read 2 YA novels per month


Here is my progress so far:

11/11 months!

—2 YA per Month

4/9 months!

—Monthly Mini-Challenges

Month

YA Books Read Monthly Mini Challenges
Series Book Author

Read a Standalone YA novel

Pick:

On the Edge

January

✔Two YA books

✔Mini Challenge

Archers of Avalon Trilogy -Avow Chelsea Fine
Pushing the Limits Series -Breaking the Rules Katie McGarry
Starling Trilogy -Transcendent Lesley Livingston
The Vincent Boys Series -The Vincent Boys
-The Vincent Brothers
Abbi Glines
Slammed Trilogy -Slammed Colleen Hoover
Firebird Trilogy -A Thousand Pieces of You Claudia Gray

February

✔Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

Trust Me -Trust Me, I’m Lying Mary Elizabeth Summer

Reread a Favourite Novel

Pick: Silence (Hush, Hush, #3)

Whatever Life Throws at You Julie Cross
Waterfire Saga – Deep Blue
-Rogue Wave
Jennifer Donnelly
Alienated -Alienated Melissa Landers
Worldwalker -Trial by Fire Josephine Angelini
The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend Kody Keplinger
Forget You Jennifer Echols
Hopeless -Hopeless
-Losing Hope
-Finding Cinderella
Colleen Hoover

March

✔Two YA books

✔Mini Challenge

The Conspiracy of Us The Conspiracy of Us Maggie Hall

✔Read a Book Someone Has Picked for You

Pick:

Guy Langman, Crime Scene Procrastinator

Picked by: my local library!

Arcana Chronicles Poison Princess
-Endless Knight-Dead of Winter
Kresley Cole
Alienated -Invaded-Until Midnight Melissa Landers
Bloodlines The Ruby Circle Richelle Mead
The Winner’s Trilogy The Winner’s CurseThe Winner’s CrimeBridge of Snow Marie Rutkoski
Beau Rivage -Tear You Apart Sarah Cross
Sorceress Trilogy -Sorceress-The First Midnight Spell Claudia Gray
Snow Like Ashes -Snow Like Ashes Sara Raasch

April

✔Two YA books

✔Mini Challenge

Embassy Row All Fall Down Ally Carter

✔Read a book that has been made into a movie

Pick:

The Book Thief

The Book of Ivy -The Book of Ivy Amy Engel
-Princess of Thorns Stacey Jay
Uninvited -Unleashed Sophie Jordan
-Written in the Stars Aisha Saeed
Anna and the French Kiss -Anna and the French Kiss Stephanie Perkins
Red Queen -Red Queen Victoria Aveyard

May

✔Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

Beautiful Creatures -The Mortal Heart Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

✖Read:

The Graveyard Book

Once Upon a Crime Family -Hold Me Like a Breath Tiffany Schmidt
Talon -Rogue Julie Kagawa
Throne of Glass -Heir of Fire Sarah J Maas
An Ember in the Ashes -An Ember in the Ashes Sabaa Tahir
A Court of Thorns and Roses -A Court of Thorns and Roses Sarah J Maas

June

Two YA books

Mini Challenge

99 Days Katie Cotugno

Read a Summer Themed novel

Pick:

Fangirl Rainbow Rowell
-All the Rage Courtney Summers
The Selection -The Heir Kiera Cass
Grisha Trilogy -Shadow and Bone Leigh Bardugo

July

✔Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

Age of Legends Empire of Night Kelley Armstrong

Read a Graphic Novel

Pick: N/A

Little Peach Peggy Kern
Grisha Trilogy Siege and Storm
-Ruin & Rising
Leigh Bardugo
Thunder Road Nowhere but Here Katie McGarry
Inherit the Stars Inherit the Stars Tessa Elwood
Scarlet Lady Thief A C Gaughen
Vengeance Road Erin Bowman
Forbidden Tabitha Suzuma

August

✔Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

Mechanica Betsy Cornwell

Read a Children’s Novel

Pick: N/A

The Program The Program
-The Treatment
Suzanne Young
The Heartbreaker Chronicles The Heartbreakers Ali Novak
Light Trilogy Shattered Blue Lauren Bird Horowitz
My Heart and Other Black Holes Jasmine Warga
Every Last Promise Kristin Halbrook
-Rook Sharon Cameron
Dark Elements Trilogy Every Last Breath Jennifer L Armentrout

September

✔Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

 The Girl at Midnight The Girl at Midnight  Melissa Grey

Read an audiobook

Pick: N/A

 The Illumination Paradox  -Lumière  Jacqueline Garlick
 Nevermore Trilogy  -Oblivion  Kelly Greagh
 The Orphan Queen  -The Orphan Queen Jodi Meadows
 –  Never Never Brianna Shrum

October

Two YA books

 Throne of Glass  -Queen of Shadows Sarah J Maas

No Challenge this Month

 Until Friday Night  -Until Friday Night  Abbi Glines
 Six of Crows -Six of Crows   Leigh Bardugo
 The Orphan Queen -The Hidden Prince

-The Glowing Knight 

 Jodi Meadows

November

Two YA books

 

Illumination Paradox  –Noir Jacqueline Garlick

No Challenge this Month

Snow Like Ashes Ice Like Fire  Sara Raasch
The Young Elites -The Rose Society Marie Lu
Lorien Legacies -Fate of Ten Pittacus Lore
Iron Fey: Call of the Forgotten -Iron Warrior Julie Kagawa

December

✖Two YA books

✖Mini Challenge

✖TBA

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Last Updated: November 30, 2015


The Rules:

  • Participants must create a shelf or a page that is solely dedicated to this challenge and must be entitled “2015 Everything YA Reading Challenge”. This page should be easily accessible and should list the books that you’ve read for the year ^_^
  • Book must meet any of the sub- genres of the young adult category, whether it’s paranormal, romance, drama, contemporary, horror, etc.
  • Must be longer than 100 pages. Novellas are accepted- just as long as they meet this criteria ^_^
  • The year of when the book was published does not matter. As long as you have read the book in 2015, it will be accepted.
  • All formats are acceptable (paperback, ARC, ebook, etc.)
  • You must set your own reading goals and it must be visible on your challenge page! (FYI, you do not need to complete all of the mini challenges in order to complete this challenge).

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