My 2017 Reading Challenges

I'm participating in these Reading Challenges. 

104 Books

Craving for Cozies
 Craving for Cozies 2017 Reading Challenge
I have a Craving for Cozies at the Voracious level, 81 – 100 Cozy Mysteries. 
I'll record my progress here.

    Cruisin' thru the Cozies
     Cruisin' thru the Cozies 2017 Reading Challenge
    I will be Cruisin' thru the Cozies as a Sleuth Extraordinaire,
    two books from each sub-genre plus an additional 20 cozy books of my choice (total of 40 books).
    I'll record my progress here.

    Challenge completed.

    What an Animal
     What an Animal Reading Challenge 2017
    I'm signing up for Level 4 (21+ books), and I'll list my books here.

    Challenge completed.

     Purrfect Reading Challenge 2017
    I will be Purring this year, as I read 1-10 cat mysteries.
    I will list my books here.

    Challenge completed.

    Cloak And Dagger
     Cloak And Dagger Reading Challenge 2017
    I will be a Special Agent this year,
    as I endeavor to read and review 35-55 books from the mystery/suspense/thriller/crime genres.
    I will list my books here.

    Challenge completed.

    Alphabet Soup
     2017 Alphabet Soup Reading Challenge
    I shall try to fill my bowl with 26 spoonfuls of alphabet soup, one book for each letter of the alphabet. I will list my books here.


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    Read Around the USA 

    For this ongoing challenge, begun on October 1, 2011,  I will read one mystery book set in each of the 50 US states plus the District of Columbia. There is no official timeline for this challenge from the Cozy Mysteries Group of Goodreads.

    Alabama - 
    Alaska - Stranded, completed 9/14/13
    Arizona - Dog On It, completed 3/25/13
    Arkansas - 
    California - City of Whispers, completed 10/20/11
    Colorado - Crunch Timecompleted 10/23/11
    Connecticut - Remodeled to Deathcompleted 11/11/12
    District of Columbia - Stabbing in the Senate, completed 6/6/16
    Florida - Family Jewelscompleted 3/10/13
    Georgia - Absolute Liabilitycompleted 3/18/12
    Hawaii - Right from the Geckocompleted 8/5/12
    Idaho - Murder Under the Microscope, completed 6/11/13
    Illinois - Opal Firecompleted 5/14/12
    Indiana - Mum's the Wordcompleted 1/9/12
    Iowa - The Eggstone Murders, completed 10/13/13
    Kansas - 
    Kentucky - This Madness of the Heart, completed 7/13/16  
    Louisiana - Plantation Shudders, completed on 9/25/15
    Maine - Murder on the Rockscompleted 5/13/12
    Maryland - Resort To Murdercompleted 4/4/12
    Massachusetts - Truly, Madlycompleted 4/29/12
    Michigan - News from Dead Mule Swampcompleted 3/28/12
    Minnesota - A Rendezvous to Die Forcompleted 8/9/12
    Mississippi - Double Whammy, completed 8/29/14
    Missouri - Diners, Dives, & Dead Ends, completed 12/10/13
    Montana - Vangie Vale and the Murdered Macaron, completed 8/12/17
    Nebraska - 
    Nevada - Killer in High Heelscompleted 1/30/12
    New Hampshire - Live Free or Diecompleted 11/27/11
    New Jersey - One For The Moneycompleted 11/20/11
    New Mexico - First Grave on the Rightcompleted 10/5/12
    New York - For Better, For Murdercompleted 10/9/11
    North Carolina - Larceny and Old Lacecompleted 11/25/11
    North Dakota
    Ohio - A Geek Girl's Guide to Murder, completed 8/29/15
    Oklahoma - 
    Oregon - Meet Your Baker, completed 1/7/15
    Pennsylvania - Too Many Crooks Spoil the Brothcompleted 11/22/11
    Rhode Island - A Crusty Murdercompleted 12/29/13
    South Carolina - The Cat, the Quilt and the Corpsecompleted 10/15/11
    South Dakota - An Act of Murder, completed 10/25/16
    Tennessee - Heartache Motel, completed 12/15/13
    Texas - Hot Enough to Killcompleted 3/31/12
    Utah - The Ropecompleted 1/20/12
    Vermont - 
    Virginia - Carbs & Cadaverscompleted 6/30/12
    Washington - Moving Violation, completed 3/14/15
    West Virginia
    Wisconsin - Scared Stiffcompleted 10/27/11
    Wyoming -