Friday, December 30, 2011

New Authors Reading Challenge 2012


Hosted by Literary Escapism
My goal? Read books by 25 new-to-me authors.
* Update: I'm increasing my goal to 50 new authors. *
I've loved discovering so many new authors over the past two years, so I'm hoping to keep it up this year!
  1. Sandra D. Bricker (Always the Wedding Planner, Never the Bride)
  2. Krista McGee (First Date)
  3. Cara C. Putnam
  4. Gina Conroy
  5. Frances Devine
  6. Lynette Sowell
  7. Jody Hedlund (The Preacher's Bride)
  8. Andrea Boeshaar (Threads of Hope)
  9. Sharlene MacLaren (Ellie's Haven)
  10. Nicole A. Seitz (Beyond Molasses Creek)
  11. David Bordon (Everything Romance)
  12. Tim Winters (Everything Romance)
  13. Robin Lee Hatcher (Heart of Gold)
  14. Ann H. Gabhart (Words Spoken True)
  15. Shelley Gray (The Texan's Promise)
  16. Margaret Daley (Saving Hope)
  17. Cathy Gohlke (Promise Me This)
  18. Laurie Alice Eakes (Heart's Safe Passage)
  19. Margaret Brownley (Dawn Comes Early)
  20. Julie Klassen (The Maid of Fairbourne Hall)
  21. Suzanne Collins (The Hunger Games)
  22. Dan Walsh (The Discovery)
  23. Beth Wiseman (Need You Now) 
  24. Olivia Newport (The Pursuit of Lucy Banning)
  25. Beth Vogt (Wish You Were Here) * Challenge Complete - 5/3/2012 *
  26. Becky Wade (My Stubborn Heart)
  27. Vicki Hinze (Not This Time)
  28.  Kathleen Morgan (A Love Forbidden)
  29. Lorna Seilstad (The Ride of Her Life)
  30. Darrel Nelson (The Anniversary Waltz) 
  31. Mary Connealy (Montana Rose)
  32. Stars Collide (Janice Thompson) 
  33. Keli Gwyn (A Bride Opens Shop)
  34. Jocelyn Green (Wedded to War) 
  35. Renee Metzler (Total Home Makeover)
  36. Lorena McCourtney (Dying to Read)
  37. Jordyn Redwood (Proof) 
  38. Kellie Coates Gilbert (Mother of Pearl)
  39. Harry Kraus (A Heartbeat Away)
  40. Lynn Austin (All Things New)
  41. Maggie Brendan (Twice Promised)
  42. Lynette Eason (When a Heart Stops)
  43. Julie Lessman (A Love Surrendered)
  44. Marta Perry (Her Surprise Sister)
  45. Lisa Jordan (Lakeside Family)
  46. Serena B. Miller (A Promise to Love)
  47. Carolyn Zane (Beyond the Storm)
  48. Michael King (A Thousand Sleepless Nights)
  49. Jimmy Wayne (Paper Angels)
  50. Jen Turano (Gentleman of Her Dreams)
  51. Sharon Dunn (Zero Visibility)
  52. Amanda Cabot (Christmas Roses)
  53. Ann Voskamp (Selections from One Thousand Gifts)
  54. Elizabeth Ludwig (No Safe Harbor)
  55. Glenn Beck (Snow Angel)
  56. Cheryl Wyatt (Doctor to the Rescue)
  57. Brenda Minton (The Rancher's Secret Wife)
  58. Hannah Alexander (The Wedding Kiss)
  59. Jillian Hart (Montana Dreams)

January mini-challenge: read 1-5 books by a new-to-you author.

Note: My participation in the challenge listed here should not be considered as an endorsement for the blogger(s) hosting these challenges or the content on their blog(s).

Updated 1/5/2013

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