03/01/11

1st In a Series Reading Challenge 2011!

J'avais PRESQUE terminé le challenge 2010, je n'abdique pas et je reviens de plus belle pour the 1st In a Series Reading Challenge 2011 !

1stSeriesChallengeThere are four levels for this challenge:

  • Series Novice: Read 3 books that are the first in any series.
  • Series Lover: Read 6 books that are the first in any series.
  • Series Expert: Read 12 books that are the first in any series.
  • Series Fanatic: Read 20 books that are the first in any series.

Au programme :

  1. LU : Soulless - Gail Carriger
  2. LU : Bitten & Smitten - Michelle Rowen
  3. LU : Undead and Unwed - Mary Janice Davidson
  4. LU : The Rest Falls Away : The Gardella Vampire Chronicles - Colleen Gleason
  5. LU : The devil inside (Morgane Kingsley) - Jenna Black
  6. LU : Rosemary and Rue (October Daye series) - Seanan McGuire
  7. LU  : Ill Wind - Rachel Caine
  8. Destiny kills (Myth and magic series) - Keri Arthur
  9. LU : Grave Sight (Harper Connelly #1) - Charlaine Harris (en VF : Murmures d'outre-tombe)
  10. Storm born (Dark Swan) - Richelle Mead
  11. Red-headed stepchild - Jaye Wells
  12. LU : A quick bite (Argeneau) - Lynsay Sands
  13. LU : Spider's bite (Elemental assassin) - Jennifer Estep
  14. LU : Kiss of midnight (Midnight breed) - Lara Adrian
  15. LU : My Soul to take (Soul screamers) - Rachel Vincent
  16. Firespell : a novel of Dark Elite - Chloe Neill
  17. LU : Once dead, Twice shy (Madison Avery) - Kim Harrison
  18. LU : Immortal Beloved - Cate Tiernan (en VF : Immortels)
  19. LU : Infinite days - Rebecca Maizel
  20. LU : The Summoning - Kelley Armstrong (en VF : L'invocation) [#   

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YA Historical Fiction Challenge

Hosted by Sab @ YA Bliss, YA Historical Fiction Challenge !

 

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There are three levels to choose from for this challenge -

* Level 1: 5 YA HF books in 2011

* Level 2: 10 YA HF books in 2011

* Level 3: 15 YA HF books in 2011

I have a tentative list of books for now -

  1. LU : Splendor - Anna Godbersen
  2. Bright Young Things - Anna Godbersen
  3. Vixen - Jillian Larkin
  4. Clockwork Angel - Cassandra Clare
  5. A Great and Terrible Beauty - Libba Bray  (en VF : Les sorcières de Spence)
  6. The Season - Sarah MacLean
  7. The Other Countess - Eve Edwards
  8. LU : The Body at the Tower - Y.S. Lee  (en VF : Le crime de l'horloge) [#]
  9. Everlasting - Angie Frazier
  10. I was Jane Austen's best friend - Cora Harrison
  11. The Fool's girl - Celia Rees  (en VF : Illyria)
  12. LU : Hetty Feather - Jacqueline Wilson (en VF : les malheurs de Millie Plume)  [#]
  13. LU : Prada & Prejudice - Mandy Hubbard (en VF : Prada et préjugés) [#]
  14. LU : The Case of the Gypsy Goodbye - Nancy Springer (en VF : Métro Baker Street)  [#]
  15. LU : Malo de Lange, fils de personne - Marie Aude Murail   
  16. LU : Clandestine - Nicolas Jaillet

 

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16/12/10

Avis de concours !

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Le forum La Mare aux Mots, site dédié à la culture pour la jeunesse, organise un concours pour la fin d'année. Vous souhaitez gagner un cadeau surprise ? Le principe est simple, il suffit de partager votre coup de coeur de l'année 2010 et/ou de parler le plus possible du concours autour de vous.

Bonne chance à tous ! Et bravo Alexandra pour son dévouement. Un clic sur la bannière pour en savoir plus ... ;)

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16/02/10

challenge Je lis aussi des albums !

challenge2jelisaussidesalbums  Sur l'initiative de Sophie (Herisson08), Je lis aussi des albums se présente comme un challenge facile, sympathique, avec un logo ravissant. Mon défi : lire 24 albums.

    (challenge bouclé le 30 mars 2010)

    1. L'heure du facteur, Betty Bone [#COUP DE COEUR
    2. Chat-Nouille, Gaëtan Dorémus [#COUP DE COEUR
    3. Thomas le magicien, Sébastien Perez & Clément Lefèvre  [#]   COUP DE COEUR
    4. Les boulzoreilles, Olivier Adam & Euriel Dumait  [#]
    5. Patati et Patata, Bénédicte Guettier  [#]   CRUSH CRUSH
    6. Camping dans une armoire normande, Aurore Callias  [#
    7. Un loup à la maison, Mim & Sébastien Pelon [#]
    8. Le meilleur ami des livres, Louise Yates [#COUP DE COEUR
    9. Mon abominable belle-mère, Catherine Lepage [#]
    10. Splat est amoureux, Rob Scotton [#]
    11. Frère Lune et Soeur Soleil, [#]
    12. Pomelo grandit, Benjamin Chaud & Ramona Badescu [#COUP DE COEUR
    13. Le secret du soir, Cécile Roumiguière & Eric Gasté [#COUP DE COEUR
    14. Je veux qu'on m'aime, Leo Timmers  [#COUP DE COEUR
    15. Caméléon bleu, Emily Gravett  [#]
    16. Colère noire, bonsoir !, Richard Marnier & Gaëtan Dorémus  [#]
    17. Le mariage de Madame Edouard, Bernard Villiot & Muriel Kerba  [#COUP DE COEUR
    18. Sophie et le relieur, Hideko Ise  [#]
    19. Kimiko et le botaniste, Hideko Ise  [#]
    20. Mon ami à trois pattes, Hideko Ise & Kenzo Yamamoto  [#]
    21. Kid, Corinne Lovela-Vitali & Lauren Capelli  [#]
    22. Jour de lessive, Frédéric Stehr  [#]
    23. Panique à Paris, Fanny Joly & Laurent Baudouin  [#COUP DE COEUR
    24. Big frousse à Londres, Fanny Joly & Laurent Baudouin  [#]  COUP DE COEUR

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    02/01/10

    Dystopian Fiction Reading Challenge 2010

    dystopian_challengeI've placed this challenge upon myself, so I decided to share it with the blogoverse. I enjoyed books such as The Hunger Games and Uglies so much that I planned on revisiting them this year, along with others in this category for comparison purposes.  Therefor why not a challenge? First one that I am hosting. The challenge with end Aug 24th, in tribute to the release of the 3rd Hunger Games book.

    dys·to·pi·a (dĭs-tō'pē-ə)

    1. An imaginary place or state in which the condition of life is extremely bad, as from deprivation, oppression, or terror.

    • Level 1 - Experimental - 5 books

  1. Level 2 - Addict - 10 books

  2. Level 3 - Junkee - 20 books

  3. Some of the books I'm considering:

    1. LU : The Adoration of Jenna Fox -  Mary E. Pearson  [#
    2. LU : Girl in the Arena - Lise Haines [#]
    3. LU : How I Live Now - Meg Rosoff [#]   
    4. LU :  The Forest of hands & teeth - Carrie Ryan  [#]
    5. Candor - Pam Bachorz
    6. The Other Side of the Island - Allegra Goodman
    7. Uglies - Scott Westerfeld
    8. Gone -  Michael Grant
    9. The Maze Runner - James Dashner
    10. Pastworld - Ian Beck
    11. The Line - Teri Hall
    12. Bones of Faerie - Janni Lee Simner
    13. LU : Mockingjay - Suzanne Collins [#]   
    14. LU : Méto, tome 1 : La maison - Yves Grevet  [#]
    15. LU : Méto, tome 2 : L'île - Yves Grevet [#]
    16. LU : Méto, tome 3 : Le monde - Yves Grevet  [#]
    17. LU : The sea-wreck stranger - Anna Mackenzie  [#]
    18. LU : Incarceron - Catherine Fisher  [#
    19. Life as we knew it - Susan Beth Pfeffer
    20. Birthmarked - Caragh M. O'Brien
    21. Genesis - Bernard Beckett
    22. The Knife of never letting go - Patrick Ness
    23. The Dead-Tossed Waves - Carrie Ryan
    24. The City of Ember - JeanneDuPrau
    25. Matched - Ally Condie
    26. Leviathan - Scott Westerfeld
    27. Mortal Engines - Philip Reeve
    28. The Resistance - Gemma Malley
    29. Matched - Ally Condie
    30. Delirium - Lauren Oliver 

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    Tudor Book Challenge

    tudor_book_challengeBenedictionary presents : the Tudor Book challenge.

    From January 1st, 2010 to December 31st, 2010 The Tudor Book Challenge challenges you to read books about or inspired by the Tudor era of the English monarchy.

    The challenge levels :

    King or Queen – You are the ruler of your dominion. You will read at least 11 Tudor-related books.
    Nobleman or Noblewoman - You are honorable, indeed. You have earned your title by agreeing to read at least 9 Tudor-related books.
    Courtier – You are a rising star in the royal court. You have decided to read at least 7 Tudor-related books.
    Commoner – Your role in the kingdom is small but mighty. You are going to read at least 5 Tudor-related books.

    NB :  The Tudor dynasty ruled England between August 22, 1485 and March 24, 1603.
    Founders of the dynasty were Henry Tudor and Elisabeth Plantagenet.
    The last member of the dynasty was Queen Elisabeth I of England who ruled between January 15, 1559 through March 24, 1603.
    Their ethnicity was Welsh.

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    Fantasy Reading Challenge

    Fantasy_reading_challengeAlaine from Royal Reviews is hosting this year's Fantasy Reading Challenge.

    The Fantasy Reading Challenge can include YA Fantasy or Historical Fantasy, Science Fiction Fantasy or any other sub genre of Fantasy. There really are no limits to this challenge as Fantasy is such a wide and varied genre.

    There are four levels:

    -- Curious – Read 3 Fantasy Fiction novels.

    -- Fascinated – Read 6 Fantasy Fiction novels.

    -- Addicted – Read 12 Fantasy Fiction novels.

    -- Obsessed – Read 20 Fantasy Fiction novels.

    Some of the books I'm considering:

    1. LU : The Iron King - Julie Kagawa  [#]
    2. LU : Fire - Kristin Cashore [#
    3. LU : City of Glass - Cassandra Clare  [#]
    4. LU : Moonlight - Rachel Hawthorne [#]
    5. LU : Demon Princess - Michelle Rowen
    6. Other – Karen Kincy
    7. LU : The Demon's Lexicon - Sarah Rees Brennan [#]
    8. LU : Incarceron - Catherine Fisher [#]   
    9. Rampant - Diana Peterfreund
    10. LU : My love lies bleeding - Alyxandra Harvey  [#]   
    11. LU : Evernight - Claudia Gray  [#]
    12. Fairy Tale - Cyn Balog
    13. LU : Ink Exchange - Melissa Marr [#
    14. LU : Poison study - Maria V. Snyder  [#
    15. LU : Kissed by an Angel - Elizabeth Chandler  [#]
    16. LU : Malice - Chris Wooding  [#]
    17. LU : Hush, Hush - Becca Fitzpatrick [#]
    18. LU : Blue Moon - Alyson Noel [#
    19. LU : Silver is for secrets ~ Laurie Faria Stolarz [#]
    20. LU : Wings ~ Aprilynne Pike  [#]

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    Jane Austen Challenge 2010

    Jane_Austen_ChallengeThe Life (and Lies) of an Inanimate Flying Object is hosting the Jane Austen Challenge 2010!

    Here are the reading levels to help you choose:

    • Newbie 2 books by J. Austen, 2 re-writes, prequels, sequels, or spoofs (by other authors)
    • Lover 4 books by J. Austen, 4 re-writes, prequels, sequels, or spoofs (by other authors)
    • Fanatic 6+ books by J. Austen, 5+ re-writes, prequels, sequels, or spoofs (by other authors)

    Some of the books I'm considering:

    1. The Trials of Honorable F. Darcy - Sara Angelina
    2. Austenland - Shannon Hale
    3. Me et Mr Darcy - Alexandra Potter
    4. What would Jane Austen do ? - Laurie Brown
    5. Jane Bites Back - Michael Thomas Ford

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    In the Middle Reading Challenge

    middle_reading_challengeJill from The O.W.L. wants us all to read some middle grade fiction this year! 

    There are so many amazing MG books out there, and I'd love to get more people reading them.  With that in mind I decided to host a challenge for middle grade books - In the Middle Reading Challenge. Here's "rules" for the challenge.

    You must read middle grade books.  These are books deemed right for kids ages 9 (sometimes 8) - 12.

    There will be 4 levels:
          5th Grader: At least 4 Books
          6th Grader: At least 6 Books
          7th Grader: At least 8 Books
          8th Grader: At least 10 Books

    ont déjà été lus :

    1. L'incroyable voyage de Jeanpoté ~ J.M. Trewellard  [#]
    titre vo : Butterfingers

    2. La voix du diable ~ Sylvie Brien (Les enquêtes de Vipérine Maltais) [#]

    3. Les Tartines au kétcheupe ~ Marie-Sabine Roger  [#]

    4. Suite Scarlett ~ Maureen Johnson [#]

    5. Tattoo ~ Jennifer Lynn Barnes   [#]

    6. 7. A quoi servent les clowns ? ~ Anne Percin   
    Poil au Nez ~ Cécile Chartre  [
    #]

    8.. Aggie change de vie ~ Malika Ferdjoukh [#]

    9. 10.. Les anglaises ~ Marie Chartres
    Ma mère est une étoile ~ Marie Leymarie [
    #]

    11. La Formule du succès ~ Linda Urban  [#]
    titre vo : A Crooked kind of perfect

    12. Mon coeur n'oublie jamais ~ Agnès de Lestrade  [#]

    13. 14. La soupe aux amandes ~ Sylvie Deshors
    Ce soir-là ~ Agnès Lacor [#]

    15. Tricot d'amour ~ Karin Serres [#]

    16. Odette ou les tribulations d'une pigeonne ~ Lili Pissenlit  [#]

    17. Ariane l'araignée ~ Pascale Chadenat [#]

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    Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge

    Gilmore_girls_reading_challengeFrom Lisa, Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge

    Books played a big part in the television show "The Gilmore Girls." Rory was an avid reader. When Rory and Lorelai were going to Europe, Rory wanted to bring 12 books. Mind you, she was carrying everything in a backpack. Recently, a friend sent me a link to an episode-by-episode listing of all of the books seen, read, or mentioned in the series and the idea for a challenge was born. Of course, I didn't really have any idea how many books that actually was. Or how to set up a challenge. So I'm a little late getting this up and running. The good news is that there should be something in this for everyone. Rory and company read everything from Homer to Dan Brown and poetry to social commentary. The challenge will officially run from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2010.

    There are three levels of participation:

    Emily: Read 5 books from at least two different categories.
    Lorelai: Read 10 books from at least three different categories.
    Rory: Read 20 books from at least four different categories.

    Voici ma sélection :

    1. Jane Austen - Northanger Abbey
    2. Emily Brontë - Wuthering Heights
    3. Charlotte Brontë - Jane Eyre
    4. Daphne Du Maurier - Rebecca
    5. Harper Lee - To Kill a Mockingbird

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