The next generation of the 999 Challenge, with 10 categories with 10 books under each – being held by

I’ll work on filling these in over time.

I. Published in 2010 – COMPLETE

  1. The Day I Shot Cupid by Jennifer Love Hewitt
  2. Twilight: Graphic Novel Volume 1 by Stephenie Meyer
  3. Linchpin by Seth Godin
  4. Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris
  5. Rich Again by Anna Maxted
  6. Everything Counts by Gary Ryan Blair
  7. The Anah’jari File by Douglas Armentrout
  8. Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
  9. Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang by Chelsea Handler
  10. 9th Judgment by James Patterson

II. New Authors – COMPLETE

  1. What My Cat Has Taught Me About Life by Niki Anderson
  2. Dear Jane Austen by Patrice Hannon
  3. Heartsick by Chelsea Cain
  4. The Killing Circle by Andrew Pyper
  5. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
  6. Richest Man in Babylon by George Clason
  7. The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene
  8. Tarantula by Bob Dylan
  9. In Odd We Trust by Dean Koontz
  10. Fish by Stephen Lundlin

III. Next in Series – COMPLETE

  1. From Dead to Worse by Charlaine Harris
  2. Dead and Gone by Charlaine Harris
  3. Sweetheart by Chelsea Cain
  4. Evil at Heart by Chelsea Cain
  5. Seven Up by Janet Evanovich
  6. Hard Eight by Janet Evanovich
  7. Glory in Death by J.D. Robb
  8. E is for Evidence by Sue Grafton
  9. Visions of Sugar Plums by Janet Evanovich
  10. 2nd Chance by James Patterson

IV. 1,001 Books You Must Read – COMPLETE

  1. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  2. The Godfather by Mario Puzo
  3. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  4. Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote
  5. Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  6. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  7. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
  8. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  9. Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

V. Made Into Movies/TV Shows – COMPLETE

  1. Sex and the City by Candace Bushnell
  2. Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
  3. The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
  4. The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
  5. Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien
  6. Thank You For Smoking by Christopher Buckley
  7. Precious by Sapphire
  8. The Secret Diary of a Call Girl by Anonymous
  9. Flowers in the Attic by V.C. Andrews
  10. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

VI. Cozy Mysteries – COMPLETE

  1. A Touch of Dead by Charlaine Harris
  2. 1st to Die by James Patterson
  3. Angels Flight by Michael Connelly
  4. 3rd Degree by James Patterson
  5. 4th of July by James Patterson
  6. 5th Horseman by James Patterson
  7. To the Nines by Janet Evanovich
  8. Immortal in Death by J.D. Robb
  9. Alex Cross’s Trial by James Patterson
  10. Sail by James Patterson

VII. Non-Fiction – COMPLETE

  1. The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama
  2. Twitter Power by Joel Comm
  3. Ten Stupid Things Women Do to Mess Up Their Lives by Laura Schlessinger
  4. Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
  5. Heart Mender by Andy Andrews
  6. The Girlfriend’s Guide to Understanding Men by Bo Sebastian
  7. Committed by Elizabeth Gilbert
  8. Late, Late at Night by Rick Springfield
  9. Exploiting Chaos by Jeremy Gutsche
  10. The Time of My Life by Patrick Swayze and Lisa Niemi

VIII. Thrillers – COMPLETE

  1. The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King
  2. Lost Light by Michael Connelly
  3. The Surgeon by Tess Gerritsen
  4. The Narrows by Michael Connelly
  5. Sorry, Right Number and Other Stories by Stephen King
  6. Stationary Bike by Stephen King
  7. I, Alex Cross by James Patterson
  8. Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich
  9. Smash Cut by Sandra Brown
  10. The Bone Collector by Jeffery Deaver

IX. Young Adult/Children Books – COMPLETE

  1. The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene
  2. Mystery at Lilac Inn by Carolyn Keene
  3. Sign of the Twisted Candles by Carolyn Keene
  4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
  5. Specials by Scott Westerfeld
  6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
  7. Extras by Scott Westerfeld
  8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
  9. The Message in the Hollow Oak by Carolyn Keene
  10. The Mystery of the Ivory Charm by Carolyn Keene

X. Library Books – COMPLETE

  1. Queen of Babble by Meg Cabot
  2. Queen of Babble in the Big City by Meg Cabot
  3. You Suck by Christopher Moore
  4. The Hidden Staircase by Carolyn Keene
  5. The Secret of Red Gate Farm by Carolyn Keene
  6. The Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene
  7. The Clue in the Diary by Carolyn Keene
  8. Nancy’s Mysterious Letters by Carolyn Keene
  9. Password to Larkspur Lane by Carolyn Keene
  10. Clue in the Broken Locket by Carolyn Keene