Friday, December 31, 2021

Reading Challenge Wrap Up: Mount TBR and Virtual Mount TBR 2021

I made it through both the Mount TBR and Virtual Mount TBR challenges for 2021.  I'm not sure why, but these are the most stressful challenges I do each year.  Maybe because each level is a set number instead of a range.  Anyway, I was aiming for 12 Mount TBR books and 24 Virtual Mount TBR books, and I made both.

Here are the books I read for the challenges.

Mount TBR
1. Hitting the Books by Jenn McKinlay
2. Quicksand by Gigi Pandian
3. A Batter of Life and Death by Ellie Alexander
4. Blood Alone by James R. Benn
5. No Way Home by Annette Dashofy
6. On the Lamb by Tina Kashian
7. Wild Horses by Sandy Dengler
8. Word to the Wise by Jenn McKinlay
9. Grand Theft Retro by Diane Vallere
10. Right to Remain Silent by Penny Warner
11. Swift Run by Laura DiSilverio
12. A Treasure to Die For by Terry Ambrose
13. May Day by Jess Lourey
14. Murder on Amsterdam Avenue by Victoria Thompson
15. The Plot is Murder by V. M. Burns
16. Murder at the Fortune Teller's Table by Janet Finsilver
17. The Fog Ladies by Susan McCormick
18. Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue by Victoria Thompson
19. Cozy Up to Blood by Colin Conway
20. Pearls Gone Wild by Diane Vallere

Virtual Mount TBR
1. The First to Lie by Hank Phillippi Ryan
2. The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
3. Bronzed Betrayals by Ritter Ames
4. Murder in Chelsea by Victoria Thompson
5Murder in Greenwich Village by Liz Freeland
6. Every Day Above Ground by Glen Erik Hamilton
7. The Tell-Tale Tarte by Maya Corrigan
8. Cozy Up to Murder by Colin Conway
9. Bones to Pick by Linda Lovely
10. The Scarecrow by Michael Connelly
11. The Bounty by Janet Evanovich and Steve Hamilton
12. Something's Knot Kosher by Mary Marks
13. "S" is for Silence by Sue Grafton
14. Murder in Murray Hill by Victoria Thompson
15. Something Wicked by Carolyn Hart
16. 21st Birthday by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
17. Evil for Evil by James R. Benn
18. Murders and Metaphors by Amanda Flower
19. S'more Murders by Maya Corrigan
20. Mercy River by Glen Erik Hamilton
21. Pony Up by Sandy Dengler
22. The Magic Square by John Gaspard
23. One for the Books by Jenn McKinlay
24. Nine Dragons by Michael Connelly
25. With Vics You Get Eggroll by Diane Vallere
26. One by One by Ruth Ware
27. Verse and Vengeance by Amanda Flower
28. "T" is for Trespass by Sue Grafton
29. Mistletoe, Moussaka, and Murder by Tina Kashian
30. Honeymoon with Murder by Carolyn Hart
31. Murder at Morrington Hall by Clara McKenna
32. Gingerdead Man by Maya Corrigan
33. A Dangerous Breed by Glen Erik Hamilton


  1. Congratulations on making both your goals! Thanks for climbing with me!

  2. Amazing list! Good job! Many I also read in 2021, and more that are still to be read--yay!


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