Monthly Wrap-up: February 2015

February was a fun month for me. I participated in the Be a Better Blogger Challenge, the Love for Books Readathon, and the 2015 Book Blogger Loveathon. I became more active on twitter and instagram thanks to the Loveathon. I hope March is as good as February! 

Books Read: 10

Paper Towns by John Green
Power and Possession by C.C. Gibbs
Columbine by Dave Cullen 
Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi
Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks
An Abundance of Katherines by John Green 
Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson


Game Play by Lynda Aicher

Beastly by Alex Flinn

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green 
Reviews Written: 8
Top Books for February:

    



Reading Challenge Updates 

This is the first monthly wrap-up I’m posting so I will include updates for my reading challenges for January and February. You can see my main starter post here.

Where Are You Reading? Challenge

Alabama: Looking for Alaska by John Green
Arizona: As Good As Dead by Elizabeth Evans
Colorado: Columbine by Dave Cullen
Florida: Paper Towns by John Green
Indiana: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Massachusetts: The Guest House by Erika Marks
Minnesota: Game Play by Lynda Aicher
New York: Beastly by Alex Flinn
South Carolina: Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks
Tennessee: An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
Texas: Surrender by Violetta Rand
Wisconsin: Autumn in Carthage by Christopher Zenos
Monte Carlo, Monaco: Power and Possession by C.C. Gibbs
England: Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson
Laurentia: Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox
Ilari, Brannon System: Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi

12/50 states
2 other countries
2 fictional places

Young Adult Contemporary Reading Challenge

1. Looking for Alaska by John Green
2. Paper Towns by John Green
3. An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
4. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

4/16 books

Historical Romance Reading Challenge

1. Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox
2. Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson

2/12 books read

Erotic Romance Reading Challenge

1. Game Play by Lynda Aicher

1/24 books read

Alphabet Soup Reading Challenge- sign up post

A: Autumn in Carthage by Christopher Zenos
B: Beastly by Alex Flinn
C: Columbine by Dave Cullen
E: Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi
F: Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson
G: Game Play by Lynda Aicher
H: Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox
L: Looking for Alaska by John Green
P: Paper Towns by John Green
S: Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks

10/26 books read

Books in Translation Reading Challenge

0/6 books read

New to You Reading Challenge

1. Looking for Alaska by John Green (new to me author)
2. Autumn in Carthage by Christopher Zenos (new to me genre)
3. Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi (new to me author)
4. Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson (new to me author)

4/ 12 books read

Literary Pickers Reading Challenge- sign up post

Painting- His Wicked Games by Ember Casey; p. 75
Condom- Surrender by Violetta Rand; loc 879 of 3401
Shopping Cart/basket- The Guest House by Erika Marks; p.
Rope- Power and Possession by C.C. Gibbs; loc 1941 of 4233
Carriage- Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox; loc 999 of 5433
Space Ship- Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi; loc 174 of 2505
Truck/ Jeep- Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks; loc 151 of 1470
Clouds- Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson; loc 746 of 3466
Cowboy Boots- Game Play by Lynda Aicher; loc 816 of 4567

9/25 items

Back to the Classics Reading Challenge

0/6 books read

Pages Read Challenge- sign up post

January: 2,237 pages
February: 2,913
Total so Far: 5,150/52,000 pages

Banned Books Challenge

1. Looking for Alaska by John Green

1/15 books read

What’s in a Name? Reading Challenge

0/6 books read

You Read How Many Books? Challenge

1. Looking for Alaska by John Green
2. His Wicked Games by Ember Casey
3. Autumn in Carthage by Christopher Zenos
4. The Guest House by Erika Marks
5. As Good As Dead by Elizabeth Evans
6. Surrender by Violetta Rand
7. Playing Doctor by Kate Allure
8. Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox
9. Paper Towns by John Green
10. Power and Possession by C.C. Gibbs
11.Columbine by Dave Cullen
12. Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi
13. Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks
14. An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
15. Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson
16. Game Play by Lynda Aicher
17. Beastly by Alex Flinn
18. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

18/200 books read

Victorian Reading Challenge

0/5 books read

Contemporary Romance Challenge

1. His Wicked Games by Ember Casey
2. Surrender by Violetta Rand

2/21 books read

Netgalley Challenge- sign up post

1. As Good As Dead by Elizabeth Evans
2. Surrender by Violetta Rand
3. Playing Doctor by Kate Allure
4. Heart of Fire by Mary Lennox
5. Power and Possession by C.C. Gibbs
6. Escape Velocity by Jess Anastasi
7. Stealing Hearts by Erika Marks
8. Fool’s Paradise by Jo Ann Ferguson

8/30 books read

Reading Challenge Addict- sign up post

0/18 challenges completed

#2015HW Reading Assignment Challenge- sign up post

1. An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
2. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

I’m using my pass this month
2/33 books read