2009 ABC's of Authors Challenge

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2009 ABC's of Authors Challenge

Claim your space here for the 2009 ABC's of Authors Challenge. This Challenge begins on January 1st and will last until the end of the year *maybe longer if needed Wink *

You may use the first or last name for the letter.

Ex. Markus Zusak author of The Book Thief may be used for the letters M or B

If you would like to comment on someone's list please do that on a separate thread

Happy Reading!

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Authors in red were titles read in 2010 in a challenge to complete previous incomplete challenges!

[LEFT]Anthony Horowitz - Stormbreaker (2010)

[LEFT]Bray,Libba -- The Sweet Far Thing *book & audio*[/LEFT]

[LEFT]Cross, [SIZE=2]Donna Woolfolk - Pope Joan

[LEFT]Debbie Macomber -The Shop on Blossom Street (2010)



[LEFT]Gail Carriger - Soulless (Parasol Protectorate 1) (2010)

[LEFT]Harris, Charlaine - Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse Southern Vampire Series 1) *audio*
Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse Southern Vampire Series 2) *audio*
Club Dead *book*

[LEFT]Jerry Spinelli - Star Girl (2010)

[LEFT]Kathryn Stockett - The Help (2010)


[LEFT]Meyer, Stephenie -- Breaking Dawn *audio*[/LEFT]


[LEFT]Orson Scott Card- Ender's Game (2010)

[LEFT]Picoult, Jodi - Second Glance[/LEFT]


[LEFT]Richelle Mead - Vampire Academy (book 1)
Frostbite (VA book 2)
Shadow Kiss (VA book 3)
Blood Promise (VA book 4)

[LEFT]Suzanne Collins - Hunger Games Trilogy (2010)




Whitcomb, Laura - A Certain Slant of Light



[LEFT]Zusak, Markus - The Book Thief




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2009 ABC's of Authors Challenge

G ~ [SIZE=2]Gabaldon, Diana: Outlander[/SIZE]
H ~ [SIZE=2][COLOR=black]Irene Hunt: Across Five Aprils [/COLOR][/SIZE]
K ~ [SIZE=2][COLOR=black]Patrick Kavanaugh: Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers[/COLOR][/SIZE]

M ~ [SIZE=2]Meyer, Stephanie: Twilight, Eclipse, New Moon
T ~ [SIZE=2][COLOR=black]Tolkien: The Children of Hurin[/COLOR][/SIZE]

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Jessica's ABC of Authors Challenge

A- Arthur, Keri- Full Moon Rising, Kissing Sin, Tempting Evil, Dangerous Games
Armstrong, Kelley [COLOR=black]- Bitten, Stolen [/COLOR]
[COLOR=black][COLOR=red]Adrian, Lara - Kiss of Midnight [/COLOR][/COLOR]
B-Bray,Libba - The Sweet Far Thing
C- Cole, Kresley- A Hunger Like no Other, No Rest for the Wicked, Wicked Deeds on a Winters Night
Caitlin Kittredge- Night Life, Pure Blood
D - Dodd, Christina - Scent of Darkness, Touch of Darkness, Into the Shadow,Into the Flame, Someday my Prince, Barefoot Princess. The Prince Kidnapps a Bride
E -Erwin, Sherri- To Hell with Love
F- Frost, Jeaniene - Halfway to the Grave, One Foot in the Grave
G - Grey, Claudia - Evernight
H - Hart, Raven - Vampires Seduction, Vampires Secret
Harrison, Kim - Dead Witch Walking
Hamilton, Laurell - Guilty Pleasures, Laughing Corpse
I - Inclan, Jessica- When you Believe
J- J.K. Rowling - Tales of Beedle the Bard
Jennifer Rardin- Once Bitten, Twice Shy
K- Karen Marie Moning- Faefever
L - L.J. Smith- Night World #1, Vampire Diaries #3& #4
Laurey, Rosemary - Kiss me Forever, Love me Forever
Lewis, J.F. -Staked
M- Meyer, Stephenie - The Host
MacInerney, Karen -Howling at the Moon
N- Nathan Lowell- Quater Share, Half Share, Full Share, Double Share
P- PC Cast - Marked
R- Richelle Mead - Succubus Dreams, Shadow Kiss
S- Sigler, Scott -Contagious
T- Tee Morris -Morevi
V - Vaughn, Carrie - Kitty and the Midnight Hour
W - Ward, J.R.- Dark Lover, Lover Eternal,

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I hope you don't mind me jumping in!

Alisha's ABC's of Author's 2009 Challenge Space

A[COLOR=black]-Armstrong, Kelley- Bitten
B-Brennert, Alan- Moloka'i
E-Evanovich, Janet- Two For the Dough
Evanovich, Janet- Three to Get Deadly

F-Ferguson, Sherry Lynn- Quiet Meg
I- Iles, Greg- Third Degree
K- Kinsella, Sophie- Confessions of a Shopaholic
M-Meyer, Stephanie- Eclipse
Meyer, Stephanie- Breaking Dawn
Meyer, Stephanie- The Host

T-Trigiani, Adriana- The Queen of the Big Time
Z[/COLOR]- Zusak, Markus- The Book Thief

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Laura's 2009 ABC's of Authors Space

A - A.S. Byatt: Possession
- Adrian, Lara: Midnight Breed series
B - Bray, Libba: A Great and Terrible Beauty, Rebel Angels, A Sweet and Far Thing
- Baxter, Charles: The Soul Thief
C - Charlotte Bronte: Jane Eyre
- Cast, PC & Kristen: The House of Night series
- Cullen, Sharon: Deception
D - Diana Gabaldon: Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, Drums of Autumn, The Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone
E - Edwards, Kim: The Memory Keeper's Daughter
F - Frank Sennett: Finding Juliet
G - Gruen, Sara: Water for Elephants
H - Haymore, Jennifer: A Hint of Wicked
I - Ilona Andrews: Silent Blade
J - Jane Austen: Mansfield Park
- Jewel, Carolyn: My Wicked Enemy
K - Kristin Hannah: True Colors
L - de Laclos, Choderlos: Les Liaisons Dangereuses
M - Meyer, Stephanie: Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, Breaking Dawn
- Mead, Richelle: Vampire Academy, Frostbite, Shadow Kiss, Blood Promise
N - Nowak, Melanie: Almost Human (vol 1-3)
- Nelson, Kathryn: Pemberley Manor
- [COLOR=Purple]Noel, Alyson: Evermore, Blue Moon
O[/COLOR] - Orson Scott Card: Enchantment
P - Pullman, Philip: Lyra's Oxford
Q - Quick, Amanda: Lie by Moonlight
R - Rowling, J.K.: Harry Potter series
S - Sebold, Alice: The Almost Moon
T - Thomas Hardy: Far From the Madding Crowd
U - (In the Beauty of the Lillies by John Updike)
V - Vincent, Rachel: My Soul to Lose
W - Ward, J.R.: Black Dagger Brotherhood series
X - Lex Valentine: Shifting Winds (cheating, I know LOL)
Y -[COLOR=Black] [COLOR=Purple]York, Rebecca: Killing Fields[/COLOR][/COLOR]
Z - Zimmer Bradley, Marion - The Mists of Avalon

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Jenn's Author Reading Challenge

B. Brundage, Elizabeth
C. Cook, Robin (on hold)
G. Gregory, Philippa
K. Kostova, Elizabeth (on hold)
M-- Meyer, Stephanie
-- McMahon, Jennifer
P-- Patterson, James
-- Peretti, Frank
W. Walls, Jeannette (on hold)

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Rachel's Author Challenge 2009

B - Beth Fantasky - Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side
C - Chris Marie Green - Night Rising
Chris Marie Green - Midnight Reign
E - Ellen Schreiber - Vampire Kisses
Ellen Schrieber - Kissing Coffins
Ellen Schrieber - Vampireville
Ellen Schrieber - Dance with a Vampire
Ellen Schrieber - The Coffin Club
F - Frost, Jeaniene - Halfway to the Grave
Frost, Jeaniene - One Foot in the Grave
Frost, Jeaniene - At Grave's End
J - J.K. Rowling - Tales of Beedle the Bard
K - Keri Arthur - Deadly Desire
L - Lara Adrian - Kiss of Midnight
Lara Adrian - Kiss of Crimson
Lara Adrian - Midnight Awakening
Lara Adrian - Midnight Rising
Lara Adrian - Veil of Midnight
N - Nancy Haddock - La Vida Vampire
P - Patricia Briggs - Bone Crossed
R - Richelle Mead - Succubus Blues
Richelle Mead - Succubus on Top
Richelle Mead - Succubus Dreams
Rachel Vincent - Pride
T - Tony Dungy - Quiet Strength
V - Vaughn, Carrie - Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand
Vaughn, Carrie - Kitty Raises Hell

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[COLOR=darkgreen][COLOR=RoyalBlue]Cindy's author alphabet 2009 challenge

[/COLOR]a - [/COLOR]

b -
c -
Clair M. Poulson ~ Conflict of Interest
Clair M. Poulson ~ Blind Side
Clair M. Poulson ~ I'll Find You
Charlaine Harris ~ Dead until Dark
Charlaine Harris ~ Living Dead in Dallas
Charlaine Harris ~ Club Dead
Charlaine Harris ~ Dead to the World
Charlaine Harris ~ Dead as a Doornail
Charlaine Harris ~ Definitely Dead
Charlaine Harris ~ All Together Dead
Charlaine Harris ~ From Dead to Worse
Charlaine Harris ~ Dead and Gone
Charlain Harris ~ Many Bloody Returns
d - Dalles McKinsey ~ Childhood Lost
Jude Deveraux ~ The Summerhouse
Jude Deveraux ~ Return to Summerhouse
e -
f -
Christine Feehan ~ Shadow Game
g - Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith ~ Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

h - Alex Haley's ~ ROOTS
i -
j -
Jodi Picoult ~ Salem Falls
J.K. Rowling ~ Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling ~ Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Jude Deveraux ~ The Summerhouse
Jude Deveraux ~ Return to Summerhouse
Jude Deveraux ~ Always (Forever Trilogy)

k - Karen Salmansohn ~ How To Make Your Man Behave In 21 Days Or Less, Using The Secrets Of Professional Dog Trainers
l - Lynn Gardner ~ Emeralds and Espionage
Lynn Gardner ~ Pearls and Peril
Lynn Gardner ~ Diamonds and Danger
m - Mary Higgins Clark ~ I Heard that Song Before
n - Alyson Noel ~ Evermore
o - Wayne Overson ~ The Committee: A Novel of Suspense
p - P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast ~ Marked
P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast ~ Betrayed
P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast ~ Chosen
P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast ~ Untamed
P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast ~ Hunted
q -
r -
Richelle Mead's ~ Vampire Academy
Richelle Mead's ~ Frostbite
Richelle Mead's ~ Shadow Kiss
Richelle Mead's ~ Blood Promise
s - Sherrilyn Kenyon ~ Devil May Cry
t -
u -
v -
G. G. Vandagriff ~ Cankered Roots
G. G. Vandagriff ~ Of Deadly Descent

w -
x -
y -

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Becky's Author Challenge (2009)

B - Braestrup, Kate - Here if You Need Me
C - Cast, P.C. & Kristin - Marked
Cast, P.C. & Kristin - Betrayed
Cast, P.C. & Kristin - Untamed
Cast, P.C. & Kristin - Hunted
Connelly, Michael - The Lincoln Lawyer
Connelly, Michael - The Closers
Cornwell, Patricia - The Scarpetta Factor
D - Deaver, Jeffery - The Bodies Left Behind
Deaver, Jeffery - The Broken Window
Deaver, Jeffery - A Maiden's Grave
E - Emley, Dianne - The First Cut
F - Fairstein, Linda - Entombed
Fairstein, Linda - Lethal Legacy
Feehan, Christine - Shadow Game
Feehan, Christine - Conspiracy Game
Feehan, Christine - Predatory Game
Feehan, Christine - Murder Game
Feehan, Christine - Night Game
G - Gardner, Lisa - The Neighbor
Gosselin, Jon & Kate - Multiple Blessings
H - Handler, Chelsea - Are You ther Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea
Harris, Charlaine - Dead Until Dark
Harris, Charlaine - Living Dead in Dallas
Harris, Charlaine - Club Dead
Harris, Charlaine - Dead to the World
Harris, Charlaine - Dead as a Doornail
Harris, Charlaine - All Together Dead
Harris, Charlaine - From Dead to Worse
Harris, Charlaine - Dead and Gone
Harris, Charlaine - Definitely Dead
Harris, Charlaine - A Touch of Dead
I - Iles, Greg - Blood Memory
J - Jacobs, Kate - Knit Two
Jackson, Lisa and Nancy Bush - Wicked Game
Jackson, Lisa - Malice
K - Kava, Alex - A Necessary Evil
L - Lowell, Elizabeth - Blue Smoke and Murder
M - Mead, Richelle - Vampire Academy
Mead, Richelle - Frostbite
Mead, Richelle - Shadow Kissed
N - Niffenegger, Audrey - The Time Traveler's Wife
P - Picoult, Jodi - Change of Heart
R - Rice, Anne - Interview with the Vampire
Rice, Anne - The Vampire Lestat
Rice, Anne - The Witching Hour
Reichs, Kathy - 206 Bones
Rosenfeld, Lucinda - I'm So Happy for You
S - Slaughter, Karin - Undone
T - Thompson, Carlene - Don't Close Your Eyes
U - Updike, John - The Witches of Eastwick
W - Weiner, Jennifer - In Her Shoes
Y - Yates, Richard - Revolutionary Road
Z - Zusak, Markus - The Book Thief

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Here's my author challenge list:

B: Buckley, Michael--Fairy Tale Detectives (Battle of the Books)
C: Christopher, John--White Mountains (Battle of the Books)
Cross, Donna Woolfolk--Pope Joan
Collins, Suzanne--The Hunger Games (YA book, very good)
Cashore, Kristen--Graceling (YA book VERY good)
E: Eager, Edward--Half Magic (Battle Book, library read aloud)
F: Funke, Cornelia--Igraine the Brave (library read aloud)
G: Gaiman, Neil--Graveyard Book
J: Jackson, Neta--Yada Yada Prayer Group (Christian fiction)
L: Lowry, Lois--Number the Stars
M: Meyer, Stephenie--all four Twilight books
P: Pennypacker, Sara--Clementine (library read aloud)
R: Rowling, JK--HP and the Half-Blood Prince (reread before seeing the movie!)
S: Seton, Anya--Katherine (enjoyable historical fiction)
W: Winston, Lolly--Happiness Sold Separately

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Mara's ABC's Author Challenge List

A -
B - Bohjalian, Chris - Midwives
Bradley, Marion Zimmer - The Firebrand
C - Clark, Mary Jane - When day breaks
D -
E -
F -
G -
H - Harris, Charlaine - Dead Until Dark
Harris, Charlaine - Living Dead in Dallas
Harris, Charlaine - Club Dead
Harris, Charlaine - Dead to the World
I -
J -
K - Koontz, Dean - Odd Hours
Koontz, Dean - In Odd We Trust
Koontz, Dean - The Good Guy
L -
M - Meyer, Stephenie - Twilight
Meyer, Stephenie - New Moon
Meyer, Stephenie - Eclipse
Meyer, Stephenie - Breaking Dawn
Mead, Richelle - Vampire Academy (book 1)
Mead, Richelle - Frostbite (book 2)
Mead, Richelle - Shadow Kiss (book 3)
N -
O -
P - Pratchet, Terry - Soul Music
Pratchet, Terry - Reaper Man
Pratchet, Terry - Pyramids
Picoult, Jodi - Second Glance
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R -
S - Smith, Lisa J. - Night World vol. 1
Smith, Lisa J. - Night World vol. 2
T -
U -
V -
W - Weed, Susun S - Wise Woman Herbals for the Childbearing Year
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