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Worlds Without End Roll-Your-Own Reading Challenge

2014 Women of Genre Fiction Reading Challenge

2014 Women of Genre Fiction Reading Challenge

This is a repeat from last year's successful challenge - back by popular demand.  The rules are the same:  read 12 books by 12 new-to-you women authors in 12 months and write 12 reviews.  One of your author choices should be totally random.  We have an All Women Authors page so you can easily find some new authors to read.

Challenge Details
Genre: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Challenge Span: January 2014 – December 2014
Books to Read: 12
Reviews to Write: 12

This challenge has expired. Please have a look at some of our other challenges for something that may interest you.

acidix

acidix

Among Others
A Wizard of Earthsea
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Administrator

Administrator

Among Others
Ancillary Justice
Doomsday Book
His Majesty's Dragon
Night's Master
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4
3
2
1
alchymyst

alchymyst

Ancillary Justice
Downbelow Station
The Female Man
Foreigner
The Fox Woman
God's War
Hild
Lud-in-the-Mist
Red Spider, White Web
Servant of the Underworld
Skin
The Whitefire Crossing
Alexa

Alexa

Alif the Unseen
Ammonite
Ancillary Justice
Beggars In Spain
Brown Girl in the Ring
The Ghost Bride
Gone Girl
Mr. Fox
Picnic on Paradise
Silver Screen
White Cat
Who Fears Death
alixheintzman

alixheintzman

Alif the Unseen
Ancillary Justice
A Discovery of Witches
Silently and Very Fast
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3
2
1
Ann Walker

Ann Walker

Cat's Claw
China Mountain Zhang
The Ghost Bride
Howl's Moving Castle
Parable of the Sower
Phoenix Rising
Ring of Swords
The Scorpio Races
Sheepfarmer's Daughter
Troubled Waters
White is for Witching
Wild Life
Arrenby

Arrenby

Ammonite
Beggars In Spain
Briar Rose
China Mountain Zhang
Dreamsnake
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
Grass
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
The Many-Colored Land
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
BlondeRecovery

BlondeRecovery

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Bridgebury

Bridgebury

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Chiplefien

Chiplefien

Ammonite
Arslan
Assassin's Apprentice
The Female Man
Grass
The Lathe of Heaven
Sarah Canary
Synners
The Time Traveler's Wife
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
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Cscott

Cscott

Adulthood Rites
Ancillary Sword
The Bees
Beggars In Spain
Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
Dawn
Downbelow Station
The Girl With All The Gifts
Miracle and Other Christmas Stories
Oryx and Crake
Thief's Magic
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
daxxh

daxxh

The Bees
The Children of Men
Divergent
The Falling Woman
The Golem and the Jinni
The Red: First Light
Servant of the Underworld
Silently and Very Fast
A Stranger in Olondria
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
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debdeb

debdeb

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dianazmartins

dianazmartins

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Dlw28

Dlw28

Alcestis
Alif the Unseen
Ancillary Justice
A Calculated Life
The Cloud Roads
The Goblin Emperor
Howl's Moving Castle
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
Jirel of Joiry
The Lady Astronaut of Mars
Shards of Honor
Undertow
DrNefario

DrNefario

A Door into Ocean
The Female Man
Generation Loss
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
God's War
The Healer's War
The Riddle-Master of Hed
Shelter
Slow River
So You Want to be a Wizard
Soulless
Undertow
Engelbrecht

Engelbrecht

Ancillary Justice
City of Dark Magic
Dark Matter
Duplex
The Memory Garden
The Necessary Beggar
Tainaron:  Mail from Another City
The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic
Vicious
Wake
Witches on the Road Tonight
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ersandoval

ersandoval

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everythinginstatic

everythinginstatic

Ancillary Justice
Ash
Feed
The Fire Rose
The Ghost Bride
The Good House
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
Kabu-Kabu
Kindred
Magic for Beginners (collection)
Soulless
The Speed of Dark
FeminineFantastique

FeminineFantastique

China Mountain Zhang
The Drowning Girl
Glamour in Glass
The Golem and the Jinni
Hild
The Other Half of the Sky
Servant of the Underworld
The Shadowed Sun
The Sparrow
Waking the Moon
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
Who Fears Death
foxtaylor

foxtaylor

Ancillary Justice
The Anvil of the World
Becoming Alien
Mindplayers
The Shore of Women
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
Winterlong
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gloker

gloker

Akata Witch
Among Others
The Boneshaker
Divergent
The Freedom Maze
Hourglass
Under the Never Sky
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2
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gondagt

gondagt

Deadline
Grass
Orlando
To Say Nothing of the Dog
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Graham Vingoe

Graham Vingoe

At the Mouth of the River of Bees
The Bees
Beloved
Brother Termite
The Family Tree
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
The Language of Dying
Life After Life
The Lovely Bones
Night Film
Possession
The Three
havenne

havenne

Ammonite
Daughter of the Blood
Fortune's Pawn
Gameboard of the Gods
The Innocent Mage
Kushiel's Dart
The Long Tomorrow
Rosemary and Rue
Zoo City
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HopeBear

HopeBear

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HRO

HRO

Ancillary Justice
A Gift Upon the Shore
The Golem and the Jinni
In the Forest of Forgetting
The Necessary Beggar
Point of Honour
Shine Shine Shine
The Speed of Dark
A Taste of Blood Wine
Then
When She Woke
Winterlong
ikatya

ikatya

Alif the Unseen
The Blind Assassin
Fledgling
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
The Holder of the World
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illegible_scribble

illegible_scribble

Ancillary Justice
Burning Girls
A Calculated Life
Dreamsnake
Fortune's Pawn
God's War
The Golem and the Jinni
The Red: First Light
The Shining Girls
A Stranger in Olondria
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
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Jain

Jain

An Exchange of Hostages
Ancillary Justice
The Anvil of the World
The Diploids and Other Flights of Fancy
Fortune's Pawn
The Girls at the Kingfisher Club
A Natural History of Dragons:  A Memoir by Lady Trent
On a Red Station, Drifting
Probability Moon
The Warrior's Apprentice
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
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jeruba

jeruba

Beggars In Spain
The Blue Sword
China Mountain Zhang
Doomsday Book
Dragonflight
Dreamsnake
Howl's Moving Castle
In the Forest of Forgetting
Orlando
Outlander
The Snow Queen
Woman on the Edge of Time
jodiekaymarshall

jodiekaymarshall

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justifiedsinner

justifiedsinner

Ancillary Justice
Beggars In Spain
Bone Dance
The Drowning Girl
The Golem and the Jinni
His Majesty's Dragon
The Lovely Bones
Lud-in-the-Mist
The Margarets
Orlando
Prince of Annwn
The Time Traveler's Wife
Linguana

Linguana

Adaptation
The Alchemy of Stone
Ascension
Boy, Snow, Bird
The Goblin Emperor
The Goose Girl
The Night Circus
Range of Ghosts
Sea of Shadow
Wakulla Springs
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littleoracle

littleoracle

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madgirlwithabox

madgirlwithabox

The Assassin's Curse
City of Heavenly Fire
Daughter of Smoke and Bone
The Girl of Fire and Thorns
A Great and Terrible Beauty
Poison Study
Scarlet
Shadow and Bone
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer
Unmade
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MaggieK

MaggieK

Adulthood Rites
Alif the Unseen
All the Windwracked Stars
Ancillary Justice
Doomsday Book
Downbelow Station
Miserere: An Autumn Tale
The Mists of Avalon
The Queen Is Dead
Ship of Destiny
The Uncertain Places
Zoo City
MangoHeroics

MangoHeroics

Gemsigns
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mjmahoney

mjmahoney

Ancillary Justice
The Female Man
Ill Met by Moonlight
Ironskin
Parasite
Shades of Milk and Honey
The Silver Metal Lover
Skin Folk
The Time Traveler's Wife
Waking the Moon
A Wizard of Earthsea
Zoo City
MMOGC

MMOGC

Broken Monsters
Dreamer's Pool
Gemsigns
The Goblin Emperor
Graceling
The Lascar's Dagger
The Leopard
The Mirror Empire
Seoul Survivors
Shadow and Bone
The Three
vN:  The First Machine Dynasty
MonkeySpuds

MonkeySpuds

Ammonite
Doomsday Book
The Falling Woman
Sarah Canary
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MontanaSky

MontanaSky

Hammered
Hunting Party
Icarus Descending
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Naefre

Naefre

God's War
The Golem and the Jinni
Jirel of Joiry
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
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nightxade

nightxade

In the Night Garden
The Magician's Apprentice
Miserere: An Autumn Tale
A Natural History of Dragons:  A Memoir by Lady Trent
Paladin of Souls
Redemption in Indigo
The Shadowed Sun
Throne of Jade
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Nymeria

Nymeria

Besieged
Changeless
Generation V
Glamour in Glass
Half-Off Ragnarok
His Majesty's Dragon
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
Soulless
Sparrow Hill Road
Swordspoint
The Winter Long
Without a Summer
Pabkins

Pabkins

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paola_fi

paola_fi

12
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Parnassus Reads

Parnassus Reads

Ancillary Justice
The Etched City
Midnight Robber
My Soul to Keep
Redemption in Indigo
Shades of Milk and Honey
Zoo City
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pizzakarin

pizzakarin

Ancillary Justice
A Calculated Life
The Children of Men
Cyteen
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August
The Girl in the Road
The Handmaid's Tale
The Haunting of Hill House
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
The Left Hand of Darkness
Soulless
Zoo City
PopeStig

PopeStig

The Drowning Girl
The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There
The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two
The Giver
The Golem and the Jinni
Hild
Lavinia
The Red: First Light
Rosemary and Rue
Silently and Very Fast
The Summer Prince
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Protean

Protean

Ancillary Justice
Blood and Iron
Briar Rose
The Curse of Chalion
Digger, Vol 1
Flesh and Spirit
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever
The Sparrow
Thomas the Rhymer
The Uncertain Places
The Wood Wife
Rhondak101

Rhondak101

Ammonite
Black Juice
China Mountain Zhang
The Giver
Howl's Moving Castle
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
Lest Ye Die: A Story From the Past or of the Future
Moxyland
Redwood and Wildfire
A Stranger in Olondria
The Thief Lord
Walk to the End of the World
robotwitch

robotwitch

Ancillary Justice
The Best of All Possible Worlds
Farthing
Fortune's Pawn
Hild
Range of Ghosts
Shades of Milk and Honey
The Shambling Guide to New York City
The Ship Who Sang
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
Wild Seed
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ScoLgo

ScoLgo

Ancillary Justice
Beggars In Spain
Dust
The Female Man
Frankenstein
Hild
Lilith's Brood
Orlando
Parasite
Shards of Honor
The Sparrow
The Speed of Dark
Somnium

Somnium

Ancillary Justice
Beloved
Black Ships
The Female Man
Half World
Kushiel's Dart
Parable of the Sower
Shards of Honor
Slow River
Up the Walls of the World
War for the Oaks
Winterlong
spoltz

spoltz

Ancillary Justice
Brown Girl in the Ring
Deep Wizardry
Drawing Blood
The Female Man
The Golem and the Jinni
Mr. Fox
New Amsterdam
Remnant Population
Slow River
Winterlong
A Wrinkle in Time
Spyderkl

Spyderkl

Black Sun Rising
Boneshaker
Divergent
Dragonflight
The Killing Moon
Mr. Fox
My Soul to Keep
Nights at the Circus
Parasite
Red Spider, White Web
Rusalka
The Shambling Guide to New York City
starrk

starrk

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SueCCCP

SueCCCP

Assassin's Apprentice
Bold as Love
Miserere: An Autumn Tale
My Soul to Keep
Of Blood and Honey
Rosemary and Rue
Shards of Honor
The Shore of Women
The Speed of Dark
Tinker
Transformation
Warchild
sweet16

sweet16

The Cipher
Half World
The Victorian Chaise-Longue
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TenaciousReader

TenaciousReader

Blades of the Old Empire
Broken Monsters
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August
The Goblin Emperor
The House of the Four Winds
Mayhem
The Mirror Empire
Seraphina
Thief's Magic
The Three
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thereddeath

thereddeath

Ancillary Justice
What Makes This Book So Great
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TraciLoudin

TraciLoudin

Beggars In Spain
Blackdog
The Curse of Chalion
Divergent
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2
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vandydo

vandydo

The Cipher
Dragonflight
Havemercy
Howl's Moving Castle
Interview with the Vampire
The Last Man
The Long Tomorrow
The Mad Scientist's Daughter
The Mists of Avalon
Once a Hero
Orlando
A Wizard of Earthsea
weenie

weenie

Ancillary Justice
Ash:  A Secret History
Boneshaker
Divergent
The Giver
Gone Girl
The Innocent Mage
The King's Bastard
Outlander
The Shining Girls
Spirit
Valor's Choice
whiten06

whiten06

Adulthood Rites
Dawn
Divergent
Farthing
God's Fires
Grass
Half a Crown
Ha'penny
Imago
Shikasta
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