2017 The Backlist Reader Challenge

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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
  61. Hungry Like the Wolf (SWAT) by Paige Tyler
  62. Mine to Possess By Nalini Singh
  63. Destiny’s Tarot (Elder Races #4.6 & #4.7) by Thea Harrison
  64. Hexed: Anthology
  65. Archangel’s Consort by Nalini Singh
  66. Archangel’s Blade by Nalini Singh
  67. Archangel’s Kiss by Nalini Singh
  68. Death Masks by Jim Butcher
  69. Caressed by Ice by Nalini Singh
  70. Angels’ Blood by Nalini Singh