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 link
  • |10 points| Starts with the letter L: Last Christmas in Paris (Gaynor)
  • |10 points| Mostly red cover: Girl Waits With Gun (Stewart)
  • |15 points| A character’s name in the title: HP & the Chamber of Secrets link
  • |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 Audrey (Kinsella) link

POPSUGAR 2018 Reading Challenge

✔️ A book made into a movie you’ve already seen (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by JK Rowling)
🔲 True Crime
✔️ The next book in a series you started (The Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie)
🔲 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 antihero
🔲 A book about death or grief
🔲 A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym
🔲 A book with an 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 (Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella)
✔️ A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift (Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen)
🔲 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 with alliteration in the title
🔲 A book about time travel
🔲 A book with a weather element 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 that’s 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 library
🔲 Your favorite prompt from the ’15, ’16, or ’17 POPSUGAR Reading Challenges
🔲 A bestseller from the year you graduated high school
🔲 A cyberpunk book
🔲 A book that was being read by a stranger in a public place
🔲 A book tied to your ancestry
🔲 A book with a fruit or vegetable in the title
🔲 An allegory
🔲 A book by an author with the same first or last name as you
🔲 A microhistory
🔲 A book about a problem facing society today
🔲 A book recommended by someone else taking the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge


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