Monday, January 21, 2013

A Winter's Respite - 2013 YA Book Cover Challenge

Photo by Ginny.

Welcome to my A Winter's Respite challenge!  I'm very excited to be hosting this challenge.  This is the first time I have done this.  This challenge is to identify the books from a portion of its cover.  All the books are Young Adult books releasing this year.

Please read the following before participating.

  • You must be a participant of A Winter's Respite Read-a-thon.  This means you must have signed up and have a start up post.
  • Challenge is opened to international participants as well but only if Book Depository delivers to your country.
  • Your answers must be submitted by 11:59pm EST on January 27th on the form below. Please do not leave your answers in the comments.
  • Winners will be selected randomly from those that got all the covers correct. If no one got them all correct the prizes will go to those who got the most correct. Winners will be notified by email on January 28th.  
  • Winners will have till January 30th to respond or another winner will be selected. 

Grand Prize 
  • A book up to $10 from Book Depository (International) or a $10 Amazon Gift Card (US).
  • Your choice of one of these 3 bookmarks from Bookish Charm.
  • Plus Goodies from Second Place.

Second Place

Third Place

Also all participants of A Winter's Respite Read-a-thon can get free shipping when they order from Bookish Charm using coupon code FREESHIP

Good luck and have fun!

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Grand Prize - Stephanie Helgeson
Second Place - Aleksandra @ Aleksandra's Corner
Third Place - Michelle @ True Book Addict

Out of the 7 people that entered only the 3 winners gave an answer for all the book covers and had them all correct.

Here are the answers.

  1. Ink (The Paper Gods #1) by Amanda Sun
  2. Insomnia (The Night Walkers #1) by J.R. Johansson
  3. My Sister's Reaper by Dorothy Dreyer
  4. Arclight by Josin L. McQuein
  5. Taken (Taken #1) by Erin Bowman
  6. Crash (Visions #1) by Lisa McMann
  7. Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School #1) by Gail Carriger
  8. Reboot (Reboot #1) by Amy Tintera
  9. Posion by Bridget Zinn
  10. The End Games by T. Michael Martin
  11. Broken by A.E. Rought
  12. Legacy of the Clockwork Key (Secret Order of Modern Amusementists #1) by Kristin Bailey
  13. The Madness Underneath (Shades of London #2) by Maureen Johnson
  14. Some Quiet Place by Kelsey Sutton
  15. That Time I Joined the Circus by J.J. Howard
  16. Revolution 19 by Gregg Rosenblum
  17. Fox Forever (Jenna Fox Chronicles #3) by Mary E. Pearson
  18. Gameboard of the Gods (Age of X #1) by Michelle Read
  19. Nameless (The Tales of Beauty & Madness #1) by Lili St. Crow (Lilith SaintCrow)
  20. Stung by Bethany Wiggins


  1. I don't actually read much YA, but I thought I'd go ahead and enter with the few I knew. Have a great read-a-thon.

    1. Good luck! Glad you entered! Have fun!

  2. Awesome challenge! These are so fun! Thanks for hosting! <3

    1. You're welcome! Glad you had fun! :)

  3. This was fun! And I think I discovered a few new books I'd like to read. I apologize if you get multiple submissions from me - my cat decided to stomp on the "return" key when I was half way through. The dangers of living with small fluffy creatures...

    1. lol No problem! I understand. I have 2 and they are constantly doing that to me. Glad you had fun!

  4. Oh man I just figured out what 2 of them were that I didn't know earlier! lol oh well. <3

  5. Thanks for hosting, it was really fun :)

  6. That was fun, but really hard! I didn't know half of them :(

    Will you post the answers afterwards? I'm curious what they are.

    1. Yup I will post the answers tomorrow.

  7. Took me awhile, but I think I got them all! My starting line and update post are together. Thanks for the fun and for hosting!

    1. You're welcome! Thanks for hosting the read-a-thon! :)