Saturday, 20 January 2018

2018 Challenges

2018 Challenges

And here it is finally!

After thinking and investigating a bit, I decided for a few challenges. I have to add that one book may fit in more than one challenge of course!

It is going to be very demanding so I am aware that I may not finish all of them. However, I really want to give it a shot! Let's see how it goes!

All of them were taken from other sources!

Feel free to join!


You have to read one book per month!
Total of 12 books.

2. Read one million pages
This is around the internet. It is impossible but I set my goal at least 30,000 pages!
Total of books: unknown.



I have to complete this bingo card!
Total of books: 25 books.


4. Motif reading


One book related with the word of the month
JANUARY - Diversify Your Reading
FEBRUARY – One Word
MARCH – Travel the World
APRIL – Read Locally
MAY – Book to Screen
JUNE – Crack the Case
JULY – Vacation Reads
AUGUST – Award Winners
SEPTEMBER – Don't Turn Out the Light
OCTOBER – New or Old
NOVEMBER – Family
DECEMBER – Wrapping it Up



Total of books: 12 books.


5.  Pages read
Again: Goal - 30,000
Total of books: unknown.



6. Book Riot's read Harder


A book set in or about one of the five BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, or South Africa)
A book published posthumously
A book of true crime
A classic of genre fiction (i.e. mystery, sci fi/fantasy, romance)
A comic written and illustrated by the same person
A book about nature
A western
A comic written or illustrated by a person of color
A book of colonial or postcolonial literature
A romance novel by or about a person of color
A children’s classic published before 1980
A celebrity memoir
An Oprah Book Club selection
A book of social science
A one-sitting book
The first book in a new-to-you YA or middle grade series
A sci fi novel with a female protagonist by a female author
A comic that isn’t published by Marvel, DC, or Image
A book of genre fiction in translation
A book with a cover you hate
A mystery by a person of color or LGBTQ+ author
An essay anthology
A book with a female protagonist over the age of 60
An assigned book you hated (or never finished)

Total of books: 24 books.


7- Book Bingo Waterstones
Total books: 12 books




8 - Goodreads (classic of course)
Total books: 30 books




9. Popsugar
Total books: 36 books (not counting the last section)


A book made into a movie you've already seen
True Crime
The next book in a series you started
A book involving a heist
Nordic Noir
A novel based on a real person
A book set in a country that fascinates you
A book with a time of day in the title
A book about a villain or anti-hero
A book about death or grief
A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym
A book with a LGBTQ+ protagonist
A book that is also a stage play or musical
A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you
A book about feminism
A book about mental health
A book that you borrowed or was given to you as a gift
A book by two authors
A book about or involving a sport
A book by a local author
A book with your favorite color in the title
A book set at sea
A book with an animal in the title
A book set on a different planet
A book with song lyrics in the title
A book about or set on Halloween
A book with characters who are twins
A book mentioned in another book
A book from a celebrity book club
A childhood classic you've never read
A book published in 2018
A past Goodreads Choice Awards Winner
A book set in the decade you were born
A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn't get to
A book with an ugly cover
A book that involves a bookstore or a library
Your favorite prompt from previous Popsugar Challenges

10. What's in a name
Total books: 6 books 


The word ‘the’ used twice
A fruit or vegetable
A shape
A title that begins with Z
A nationality
A season

11. Modern Mrs. Darcy


Total books: 11 books



12. Challenge of challenges (Goal 12 challenges)


Mount TBR Reading Challenge (Goal 12 books; Pike’s Peak)
Read one million pages
Book bingo
motif reading
Pages read
Goodreads
Book Bingo Waterstones
Book Riot's read Harder
Popsugar
What's in a name
Modern Mrs. Darcy
Challenge of challenges


Let's have fun!!!!

Every month I will give you an update of the challenges :)

The Book worm