#COYER 2016 Summer Vacation Challenge!

ChallengeSUMMERSignUpNow-2016Last summer for COYER, I really buckled down and got through a lot of my books that have just been sitting around and gathering dust. The problem was that I was so targeted on the scavenger hunt part of the challenge that I started looking for books that I didn’t have, just so I could purchase them and check off more of the 80+ hunt items! So this summer, I am really going to get through a major part of my back-log by focusing on books that I have gotten from NetGalley. That’s around 50+ books, people. In addition, I am going to include books from two other challenges that I am doing: the Reading Assignment Challenge (4 books per month for the whole year) and my Summer Reading Challenge (20 books from 6/1 – 8/31). Here are the lists of the summer books that I’ve posted over 4 weeks (the last post will be published on 6/30):

In order to sign up, check out this post from Because Reading is Better Than Real Life. The challenge begins on June 18th and goes through September 2nd. You can sign up any time before August 1st.

And if you really, really want to know – here’s my list of NetGalley books that I need to read. I probably won’t get through all of them (especially because of the books I need to read for the other challenges), but I will do my best! Hmm…should I read them alphabetically by title, alphabetically by author, in publisher groups, oldest first?

  1. Ask the Dark by Henry Turner
  2. The Beatles: Here, There and Everywhere by Nancy J. Hajeski
  3. Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (reading the Raven Cycle in its entirety in August for the Summer Reading Challenge)
  4. The Book of Lost Things by Cynthia Voigt
  5. Burdened by Peiri Ann
  6. Candy from a Stranger by Daryl Buckner
  7. Conjured by Sarah Beth Durst
  8. The Deepest Night by Shana Abe
  9. Don’t Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  10. Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater (reading the Raven Cycle in its entirety in August for the Summer Reading Challenge)
  11. The Enchanter Heir by Cinda Williams Chima
  12. Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  13. Far From You by Tess Sharpe (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  14. Gummi Bears Should Not Be Organic by Stefanie Wilder-Taylor
  15. He Texted by Lisa Winning
  16. Heartbeat by Elizabeth Scott (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  17. Hellraisers by Alexander Gordon Smith
  18. The Here and Now by Ann Brashares
  19. Ink by Amanda Sun
  20. King Dork Approximately by Frank Portman
  21. The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson
  22. The Lost Boy by Greg Ruth
  23. My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  24. Navel Gazing by Michael Ian Black
  25. The New Guy (and Other Senior Year Distractions) by Amy Spaulding
  26. The New Kid by Temple Mathews
  27. Not If I See You First by Eric Lindstrom
  28. Oliver and the Seawigs by Philip Reeve
  29. One Man Guy by Michael Barakiva
  30. The Perfect Bargain by Julia London
  31. Pretenders by Lisi Harrison
  32. Reality Ends Here by Alison Gaylin (also for Reading Assignment Challenge)
  33. The Returned by Jason Mott
  34. Rich Kids of Instagram by Maya Sloan
  35. Ripped by Shelly Dickson Carr
  36. The Rose Master by Valentina Cano
  37. Saving Wishes by GJ Walker-Smith
  38. The Scorpion Rules by Erin Bow
  39. The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
  40. Seeker by Arwen Elys Dayton
  41. Shattered Blue by Lauren Bird Horowitz
  42. Sky Jumpers by Peggy Edelman
  43. Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan
  44. Time After Time by Tamara Ireland Stone
  45. Too Fast by Alexia Haynes
  46. Trouble Comes Knocking by Mary Duncanson
  47. Tween Hobo: Off the Rails by Alena Smith
  48. Twigs by Alison Ashley Formento
  49. The Vault of Dreamers by Caragh M. O’Brien
  50. The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy by Kate Hattemer
  51. Virgin by Radhika Sanghani
  52. The Wayward Gifted by Donna K. Childree
  53. We Should Hang Out Sometime by Josh Sundquist
  54. Welcome to the Dark House by Laurie Stolarz
  55. When by Victoria Laurie
  56. Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

7 thoughts on “#COYER 2016 Summer Vacation Challenge!”

  1. I am hoping to use this challenge to catch up on some of my e-arcs as well! I am swamped and could really use this time to catch up a little bit. Good luck and have fun 🙂

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