2017 The Backlist Reader Challenge

The Backlist Reader Challenge
Dates of Challenge: 1 January, 2017 — 31 December, 2017

Challenge Sign-Up/Details: Click Here

A year-long challenge for all those older books that have been piling up on your TBR pile and list — not just the ones you own, but the ones you’ve been wanting to read for a while now. Social Media: #BacklistReader

My Goal: Complete 50+ books 

What Count

— Books have to be published before January 1, 2017 AND be on your TBR list or pile.
— Review the books you read
— On or after the end of the year, post a wrap-up post



  1.  MC Bear My Baby (Beartooth Brotherhood MC #2) by Bella Love-Wins
  2. Archangel’s Heart (Guild Hunter, #9) by Nalini Singh
  3. One Fell Sweep (Innkeeper Chronicles, #3) by Ilona Andrews
  4. Magic Binds (Kate Daniels, #9) by Ilona Andrews
  5. Angels’ Flight (Guild Hunter #0.4, #0.5, #0.6, #3.5) by Nalini Singh 
  6. Must Love Hellhounds (Guild Hunter #0.5, Kate Daniels #3.5, & The Guardians #5.5) by Charlaine Harris, Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews & Meljean Brook
  7. A Witch’s Handbook of Kisses and Curses (Half-Moon Hollow #2) by Molly Harper
  8. Cat Tales (Jane Yellowrock, #0.2, #0.4, #0.5 #3.5) by Faith Hunter
  9. An Angel’s Torment (Eternally Mated Prequel #1) by Valerie Twombly
  10. Too Hot to Touch: Three Breeds Novellas by Lora Leigh
  11. Dragon Soul (Dragon Falls, #3) by Katie MacAlister
  12. Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, #1) by Faith Hunter
  13. Vampire Most Wanted (Argeneau, #20) by Lynsay Sands
  14. Own the Wind (Chaos, #1) by Kristen Ashley
  15. Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1) by Jim Butcher
  16. The Undead In My Bed (Dark Ones #10.5; Half-Moon Hollow #2.5; Midnight Liaisons #1.5) by Katie MacAlister, Molly Harper, Jessica Sims
  17. Ride Hard (Raven Riders, #1) by Laura Kaye
  18. Reaper’s Fire (Reapers MC, #6) by Joanna Wylde
  19. Heated Pursuit (Alpha Security #1) by April Hunt
  20. The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire (Half-Moon Hollow, #3) by Molly Harper
  21. A Very Jaguar Christmas (Heart of the Jaguar #5) by Terry Spear
  22. The Immortal Who Loved Me (Argeneau #21) by Lynsay Sands
  23. My Wild Irish Dragon (Boston Dragons, #2) by Ashlyn Chase
  24. Summer Knight (The Dresden Files, #4) by Jim Butcher
  25. Death’s Rival (Jane Yellowrock, #5) by Faith Hunter
  26. The Hellion and the Highlander (Devil of the Highlands, #3) by Lynsay Sands
  27. Grave Peril (The Dresden Files, #3) by Jim Butcher
  28. Force of Attraction (K-9 Rescue #2) by D.D. Ayres
  29. Kill Without Shame (ARES Security, #2) by Alexandra Ivy
  30. Adam (Riding Hard, #1) by Jennifer Ashley
  31. Otherworld Challenger (Otherworld, #3) by Jane Godman
  32. Irresistible Force (K-9 Rescue #1) by D.D. Ayres
  33. Raven Cursed (Jane Yellowrock, #4) by Faith Hunter
  34. Wild Embrace (Psy-Changeling #2.5, 5.1, 11.5, 12.1) by Nalni Singh
  35. Mercy Blade (Jane Yellowrock, #3) by Faith Hunter
  36. Fool Moon (The Dresden Files, #2) by Jim Butcher
  37. Blood Cross (Jane Yellowrock, #2) by Faith Hunter
  38. About a Vampire (Argeneau, #22) by Lynsay Sands
  39. The Sight (Devil’s Isle, #2) by Chloe Neill 
  40. Ultimate Courage (True Heroes, #2) by Piper J. Drake
  41. Dark Divine (The Divinities Book 3) by Lia Davis
  42. Dragon Unbound (Dragon Falls #4) by Katie MacAlister
  43. Hell Breaks Loose (Devil’s Rock, #2) by Sophie Jordan
  44. Extreme Honor (True Heroes, #1) by Piper J. Drake
  45. Tyler (Montana Creeds) by Linda Lael Miller
  46. Primal Force (K-9 Rescue #3) by D.D. Ayres
  47. Rival Forces (K-9 Rescue #4) by D.D. Ayres
  48. Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet (Charley Davidson, #4) by Darynda Jones
  49. Third Grave Dead Ahead(Charley Davidson #3) by Darynda Jones
  50. Justice for Boone (Badge of Honor: Texas Heroes, #6) by Susan Stoker
  51. Shelter for Elizabeth (Badge of Honor: Texas Heroes, #5) by Susan Stoker
  52. Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, #4) by Patricia Briggs
  53. Justice for Corrie (Badge of Honor: Texas Heroes, #3) by Susan Stoker
  54. Rendan (Dragons of Preor, #4) by Celia Kyle
  55. Kozav (Dragons of Preor, #3) by Celia Kyle
  56. Black Arts (Jane Yellowrock, #7) by Faith Hunter
  57. Second Grave on the Left(Charley Davidson, #2) by Darynda Jones
  58. Blood Trade (Jane Yellowrock, #6) by Faith Hunter
  59. First Grave on the Right(Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones
  60. Ultimate Courage (True Heroes, #2) by Piper J Drake