222 Books Challenge

You are hereby challenged to read 222 books in English during the course of the first semester in the 5th grade. While you are required – in order to finish the challenge – to include certain genres in your reading list, the choice of books is yours completely. The reading material has to be a book in either printed or electronic form. If a book you choose has more than 250 pages, you may choose to count it as two books.

 

The books we have already read:

  1. The Reapers are the Angels by Alden Bell     [whs; fantasy]1
  2. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard     [ida; fantasy/YA]2+3
  3. Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher     [alinakop; nonfiction/memoir]4
  4. Therapy by Sebastian Fitzek     [sophieD; realistic fiction/crime/thriller]5+6
  5. The Chaos (Numbers #2) by Rachel Ward     [kerrin; fantasy/YA]7+8
  6. The Chicken Keeper’s Problem Solver by Chris Graham     [chickinator; nonfiction]9
  7. Push by Sapphire     [whs; realistic fiction]10
  8. Stargirl by Jerri Spinell [alinakop; realistic fiction]11
  9. WarHorse by Michael Morpurgo [gerry; historical fiction]12
  10. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard     [chickinator; fantasy/YA]13+14
  11. Love Letters from the Dead by Ava Dellaria     [sophieD; realistic fiction]15+16
  12. Revolting Rhymes by Roald Dahl     [chickinator; fantasy]17
  13. Queen Song by Victoria Aveyard     [chickinator; fantasy]18
  14. The Eye Collector by Sebastian Fitzek     [sophieD; realistic fiction/crime/thriller]19+20
  15. Golden Son by Pierce Brown     [nici; fantasy]21+22
  16. X-Men: Magneto Testament by Greg Pak     [lukas; comicbook]23
  17. Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky    [alex; sf/fantasy/dystopia]24+25
  18. American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis     [fanni; fiction; horror]26
  19. X-Men: Magneto Testament by Greg Pak     [gerry; comicbook]27
  20. Paper Towns by John Green     [gerry; realistic fiction]28+29
  21. Harry Potter and the cursed child by J.K.Rowling     [pia-m; fantasy]30+31
  22. X-Men: Magneto Testament by Greg Pak     [Florian; comicbook]32
  23. The fault in our stars by John Green   [alina kow.; fiction]33+34
  24. Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge by Carl Barks   [nici; comicbook]35
  25. The Perks of being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky   [dominik; realistic fiction]36
  26. Little Miss Splendid by Roger Hargreaves   [Florian; fantasy]37
  27. And tango makes three by Justin Richardson   [Florian, non fiction]38
  28. Beowulf (retold) by Rob Lloyd Jones   [alina kow.; fantasy]39
  29. Little Miss Chatterbox by Roger Hargreaves   [dominik; fantasy]40
  30. Mr.Mercedes by Stephen King   [matthias.; thriller]41+42
  31. Finders Keepers by Stephen King   [matthias.; thriller]43+44
  32. Revival by Stephen King   [ matthias.; horror]45+46
  33. Mohammad Ali by Ali   [Irhad. ; biography]    ?????? author?47+48
  34. Little Miss Chatterbox by Roger Hargreaves   [alina kow.; fantasy]49
  35. And Tango makes three by Justin Richardson     [chickinator; nonfiction]50
  36. Snapshots of a girl by Beldan Sezan     [forestdweller; memoir]51
  37. Railhead by Philip Reeve     [forestdweller; sci-fi/fantasy/YA]52+53
  38. Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher     [sophieD; realistic fiction/YA]54+55
  39. The Cake Book by Jamie Oliver     [sophieD; nonfiction/cookbook]56
  40. War Game by Michael Foreman     [Noah; nonfiction/graphic novel]57
  41. I never promised you a rose garden by Hannah Green     [Noah; realistic fiction/YA]58+59
  42. Mr. Messy by Roger Hargreaves     [Bastian; fantasy]60
  43. Maze Runner by James Dashner     [Bastian; scifi/fantasy/YA]61+62
  44. Snow White by Matt Phelan    [alinakop; comicbook/fantasy/YA]63
  45. The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett    [tizi; historical fiction/fantasy/YA]64+65
  46. Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher     [tizi; nonfiction/memoir]66
  47. Animal Sketching by Alexander Calder     [tizi; nonfiction]67
  48. A world without Islam by Graham E. Fuller     [ida; nonfiction/religion]68+69
  49. Roman Army by Lucy Owen and Steven Wright   [Florian, non fiction]70
  50. Animals at War by Isabel George and Rob Lloyd Jones   [Florian, non fiction]71
  51. Tanks by Zoe Wray and Tom Lalonde   [Florian, non fiction]72
  52. The Second World War by Conrad Mason   [Florian, non fiction]73
  53. Visitors Guide to Ancient Greece by Conrad Mason and Lesley Sims   [Florian, non fiction]74
  54. Still Alice by Lisa Genova   [Hannah, realistic fiction]75+76
  55. Killing Mr.Griffin by Lois Duncan   [Kathi, horror/fiction/YA]76
  56. The Woman in Black: A Ghost Story by Susan Hill     [pia-m; horror/fiction]77
  57. Paper Towns by John Green     [pia-m; realistic fiction]78+79
  58. Carrie by Stephen King     [pia-m; horror/fiction]80+81
  59. The playboy and the rat – the story of James Hunt and Niki Lauda by Roy Calley     [flo;non-fiction/memoir]82+83
  60. Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography by NPH     [whs;non-fiction/autobiography]84+85
  61. The Giver by Lois Lowry    [Hannah; dystopia/fantasy/YA]86
  62. The fault in our stars by John Green   [Hannah; fiction]87+88
  63. Night Shift by Stephen King     [nici; fantasy/horror]89+90
  64. Guinness Book of World Records     [nici; non-fiction]91+92
  65. Maus by Art Spiegelman     [nici; graphic novel]93+94
  66. Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn     [fanni; fiction; thriller]95+96
  67. The Selection by Kiera Cass     [fanni; dystopia/fantasy/YA]97+98
  68. Slothlove by Sam Trull     [fanni; non-fiction]99
  69. Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk     [fanni; fiction/thriller]100+101
  70. Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher     [fanni; nonfiction/memoir]102
  71. The Walking Dead Vol. 9: Here we remain by Robert Kirkman     [irry; comicbook]103
  72. The Amazing Spider-Man: Hooky by Susan K. Putney   [matthias.; comicbook]104
  73. The Adjusters by Andrew Taylor   [matthias.; horror/YA]105+106
  74. Deadpool: Dead Presidents by Brian Posehn et al.   [matthias.; comicbook]107
  75. I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai     [sophieD; non-fiction/autobiography]108+109
  76. The Selection by Kiera Cass     [sophieD; dystopia/fantasy/YA]110+111
  77. Deep Dark Fears by Fran Krause     [sophieD; graphic novel]112
  78. The Child by Sebastian Fitzek    [sophieD; realistic fiction/crime/thriller]113+114
  79. Gathering Blue (the Giver #2) by Lois Lowry    [chelsea; dystopia/fantasy/YA]]115
  80. The Selection by Kiera Cass    [alina kow.; dystopia/fantasy/YA]116+117
  81. Diary of a wimpy kid by Jeff Kinney    [alina kow.; fiction/YA]118
  82. Before I die by Jenny Downham    [alina kow.; fiction/YA]119+120
  83. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard     [alinakop; fantasy/YA]121+122
  84. The Heir by Keira Cass     [alinakop; fantasy/YA]123+124
  85. Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilber     [alinakop; non-fiction]125+126
  86. Doctor Who: Touched by an Angel by Jonathan Morris     [gerry; fantasy/sf]127
  87. Doctor Who: The only good Dalek by Justin Richards     [gerry; fantasy/sf/graphic novel]128
  88. Mr.Mercedes by Stephen King   [bastian.; thriller]129+130
  89. The Last Legion by Valerio Massimo Manfredi   [bastian.; fiction]131+132
  90. Harry Potter and the cursed child by J.K.Rowling     [bastian; fantasy]133+134
  91. The Killing Joke by Alan Moore     [Noah; graphic novel]135
  92. Winston Churchill by John Perry     [Noah; biography]136
  93. The catcher in the rye by J.D. Salinger     [Noah; fiction; literature]137
  94. To kill a mockingbird by Harper Lee     [Noah; fiction; literature]138+139
  95. Donald Duck Book 8 by WD     [Noah; comicbook]140
  96. The siren by Keira Cass     [ida; fantasy/YA]141+142
  97. Avatar: The Last Airbender [The Search #1] by Gene Luen Yang     [ida; comicbook]143
  98. The fault in our stars by John Green   [Kathi; fiction]144+145
  99. A boy called hope by Lara Williamson   [Kathi; fiction/YA]146+147
  100. Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: Guilty Pleasures, Volume 1 by Laurel K. Hamilton   [Kathi; comicbook]148
  101. Dr. Horrible and Other Horrible Stories by Zack Whedon     [chickinator; graphic novel]149
  102. The demigod files by Riock Riordan     [Florian; mythology/YA]150
  103. Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley     [kerrin; memoir/autobiography; graphic Novel]151
  104. Dr. Horrible and Other Horrible Stories by Zack Whedon     [kerrin; graphic novel]152
  105. Little Miss Splendid by Roger Hargreaves   [kerrin; fantasy]153
  106. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway   [kerrin; fiction; literature]154
  107. Divergent by Veronica Roth   [kerrin; fantasy/YA; dystopia]155+156
  108. Insurgent by Veronica Roth   [kerrin; fantasy/YA; dystopia]157+158
  109. Allegiant by Veronica Roth   [kerrin; fantasy/YA; dystopia]159+160
  110. American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis     [whs; fiction; horror]161
  111. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs     [whs; fantasy; YA]162+163
  112. My friend Dhamer by Derf Backderf     [whs; nonfiction; graphic novel]164
  113. The complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi     [whs; nonfiction/memoir; graphic novel]165+166
  114. The Running Man by Richard Bachmann/Stephen King     [whs; dystopia; sf]167+168
  115. The Crown by Keira Cass     [alinakop; fantasy/YA]169+170
  116. Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard     [chickinator; fantasy/YA]171+172
  117. Four by Veronica Roth   [kerrin; fantasy/YA; dystopia]173
  118. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury/adapted by Tim Hamilton   [fanni; graphic novel; dystopia]174
  119. Harry Potter and the cursed child by J.K.Rowling     [alex; fantasy]175-176
  120. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury/adapted by Tim Hamilton   [alex; graphic novel; dystopia]177
  121. Dead Poets Society by NH Kleinbaum   [alex; classic; realistic fiction]178
  122. Sidemen: The Book by The Sidemen   [alex; nonfiction; memoir]179-180
  123. Pelé – The autobiography by Pelé   [alex; nonfiction; memoir]181-182
  124. You and me and him by Kris Dinnison     [ida; romance/YA]183-184
  125. Charlotte’s Web/Stuart Little by EB White     [lukas; children’s book]185
  126. Tales of the Greek Heroes by Roger Green     [lukas; classics/mythology]186-187
  127. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling     [lukas; fantasy]188-189
  128. The lost hero by Rick Riordan     [lukas; fantasy]190-191
  129. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Colllins     [lukas; fantasy/YA; dystopia]192-193
  130. Who was Albert Einstein by Jess Brallier     [lukas; biography; nonfiction]194
  131. Steohen King’s N. by Stephen King     [lukas; graphic novel]195
  132. City of Blood by MD Villiers     [lukas; realistic fiction]196-197
  133. X-Men: Magneto Testament by Greg Pak     [alex; comicbook]198
  134. Wonder by R.J.Palacio    [gerry; realistic fiction]199-200
  135. And tango makes three by Justin Richardson   [gerry, non fiction]201
  136. Before You Leap: A Frog’s-Eye View of Life’s Greatest Lessons by Kermit the Frog   [gerry, memoir]202
  137. D-Day: The Battle for Normandy by A. Beevor   [gerry, non-fiction]203-204
  138. The Running Man by Richard Bachmann/Stephen King     [nici; dystopia; sf]205-206
  139. Hitler Biography by a.u.     [nici; biography]207-208
  140. Guinness Book of World Records: Gaming     [bastian; non-fiction]209-210
  141. The Hundred-year-old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared by Jonas Jonasson     [bastian; fiction]201-212
  142. Journey to the centre of the earth by Jules Vernes     [bastian; science fiction; classics;]213
  143. Beast Quest Part ? by Adam Blade     [bastian; children’s book;fantasy]214
  144. The Faraway Tree by Enid Blyton     [alinakop; fantasy; children’s book]215
  145. Numbers by Rachel Ward     [ida; fantasy/YA]216-217
  146. Cooking for students by a.u.     [ida; non-fiction]218
  147. Wanted by Mark Millar    [irry; comicbook]219
  148. Deadpool: Dead Presidents by Brian Posehn et al.   [irry.; comicbook]220
  149. Civil War: Marvel by Mark Millar    [irry; comicbook]221
  150. The Walking Dead Vol.1: Day Gone Bye by Robert Kirkman     [irry; comicbook]222
  151. Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina by Kevin J. Anderson     [irry; sci-fi]223
  152. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells     [Noah; sci-fi; classics]224
  153. Best detective Stories by Agatha Christie     [Noah; realistic fiction; classics]225
  154. The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan     [pia-m; fantasy]226-227
  155. The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan     [pia-m; fantasy]228-229
  156. The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan     [pia-m; fantasy]230-231
  157. The House of Hades by Rick Riordan     [pia-m; fantasy]232-233
  158. The Uglies by Scott Westerfeld     [pia-m; fantasy/dystopia/YA]234-235
  159. 30 Days of Night by S. Niles     [pia-m; comicbook]236
  160. Numbers by Rachel Ward     [tizi; fantasy/YA]237-238
  161. The Killing Joke by Alan Moore     [tizi; graphic novel]239
  162. The Dressmaker by Rosalie Ham     [tizi; historical fiction]240-241
  163. The fault in our stars by John Green   [Dominik; fiction]242-243
  164. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells     [Dominik; sci-fi; classics]244
  165. Holes by Louis Sachar     [Dominik; realistic fiction]245
  166. Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser     [Dominik; non-fiction]246-247
  167. Harry Potter and the cursed child by J.K.Rowling     [kathi; fantasy]248-249
  168. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins     [kathi; realistic fiction]250-251
  169. Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky    [matthias; sf/fantasy/dystopia]252-253
  170. Wanted by Mark Millar    [matthias; comicbook]254
  171. The Art of War by Sun Tzu    [matthias; non-fiction; classics]255
  172. SAS Survival Handbook by J. Wiseman    [matthias; non-fiction; ]256-257