Book Stuff

2018 is going to be the year of reading.
My GoodReads goal for this year is 50 books.
Erin’s Challenges will trump all others this year, but I’m also doing the POPSUGAR challenge.

Book Challenge by Erin 6.0

January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018 (link)

  • |5 points| Freebie: The Murder on the Links (Christie)
  • |10 points| Starts with the letter L: Last Christmas in Paris (Gaynor & Webb)
  • |10 points| Mostly red cover: Girl Waits With Gun (Stewart)
  • |15 points| A character’s name in the title: HP & the Chamber of Secrets
  • |20 points| From this list: Three Dark Crowns (Blake)
  • |20 points| House or home in the title: The House of New Beginnings (Diamond)
  • |25 points| Author w/ first & last name begins with the same letter: Renegades (Meyer, Marissa)
  • |30 points| Published in a different language: The Hangman’s Daughter (Potzsch)
  • |30 points| Action takes place on a form of transportation: Dead Wake (Larson)
  • |35 points| A character that suffers from a debilitating physical illness: Finding AudreyΒ (Kinsella)

POPSUGAR 2018 Reading Challenge

βœ” A book made into a movie you’ve already seen (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by JK Rowling)
πŸ”² True Crime
βœ” The next book in a series you started (The Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie)
πŸ”² A book involving a heist
πŸ”² Nordic noir
βœ” A novel based on a real person (Girl Waits With Gun by Amy Stewart)
βœ” A book set in a country that fascinates you (The Hangman’s Daughter by OliverΒ PΓΆtzsch)
πŸ”² A book with a time of day in the title
πŸ”² A book about a villain or antihero
βœ” A book about death or grief (And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer by Fredrik Backman)
πŸ”² A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym
πŸ”² A book with an LGBTQ+ protagonist
πŸ”² A book that is also a stage play or musical
βœ” A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you (Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake)
πŸ”² A book about feminism
βœ” A book about mental health (Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella)
βœ” A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift (Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen)
βœ”A book by two authors (Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor & Heather Webb)
πŸ”² A book about or involving a sport
πŸ”² A book by a local author
πŸ”² A book with your favorite color in the title
πŸ”² A book with alliteration in the title
πŸ”² A book about time travel
πŸ”² A book with a weather element in the title
πŸ”² A book set at sea
πŸ”² A book with an animal in the title
πŸ”² A book set on a different planet
πŸ”² A book with song lyrics in the title
πŸ”² A book about or set on Halloween
πŸ”² A book with characters who are twins
πŸ”² A book mentioned in another book
πŸ”² A book from a celebrity book club
πŸ”² A childhood classic you’ve never read
πŸ”² A book that’s published in 2018
πŸ”² A past Goodreads Choice Awards winner
πŸ”² A book set in the decade you were born
βœ” A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn’t (The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking)
πŸ”² A book with an ugly cover
πŸ”² A book that involves a bookstore or library
πŸ”² Your favorite prompt from the ’15, ’16, or ’17 POPSUGAR Reading Challenges
A D V A N C E D
πŸ”² A bestseller from the year you graduated high school
πŸ”² A cyberpunk book
πŸ”² A book that was being read by a stranger in a public place
πŸ”² A book tied to your ancestry
πŸ”² A book with a fruit or vegetable in the title
πŸ”² An allegory
πŸ”² A book by an author with the same first or last name as you
πŸ”² A microhistory
πŸ”² A book about a problem facing society today
πŸ”² A book recommended by someone else taking the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge


2018

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End of Year Review

Check out my book progress in 2017 and 2016!