Dec 292020
 

2021 Audiobook Challenge

Hosted @ Caffeinated Reviewer & That’s What I Am Talking About

2020 Mid-Year Check-in

2020 End of Year Check-In 

Binge Listener: 20-30
1. Neighbors by Danielle Steel
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Hosted @ Carol’s Notebook

Books need to at least 100 pages long
Please no short stories

January Links

5-15 books – Amateur sleuth
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Hosted @ Books And Chocolate

Complete six categories
Complete nine categories
Complete all twelve categories

1. A 19th century classic: any book first published from 1800 to 1899
Pudd’nhead Wilson by Mark Twain

2. A 20th century classic: any book first published from 1900 to 1971
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

3. A classic by a woman author
The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

4. A classic in translation
Madame de Villeneuve’s The Story of the Beauty and the Beast

5. A classic by BIPOC author; that is, a non-white author

6. A classic by a new-to-you author, i.e., an author whose work you have never read

7. New-to-you classic by a favorite author — a new book by an author whose works you have already read

8. A classic about an animal, or with an animal in the title
Old Yeller by by Fred Gipson

9. A children’s classic

10. A humorous or satirical classic

11. A travel or adventure classic (fiction or non-fiction)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain6. A travel or adventure classic

12. A classic play. Plays will only count in this category

 

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Hosted @ Whatever I Think Of

Read a minimum of five memoirs:
1. Food:
2. Animal:
3. Travel:
4. Mental Illness:
5. Music:
6. Written by a person of color:
7. Made into a movie: Into The Wild by Jon Krakauer
8. Graphic Novel:
9. Bestselling:
10. Humorous:
11. Fictional:
12. By a favorite celebrity:

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Hosted @ My Reader’s Block

Review Links

~Read nine books in the following categories:

1. A book with “Blue” or any shade of Blue in the title/on the cover

2. A book with “Red” or any shade of Red in the title/on the cover

3. A book with “Yellow” or any shade of Yellow in the title/on the cover

4. A book with “Green” or any shade of Green in the title/on the cover
Neighbors by Danielle Steelw2qa

5. A book with “Brown” or any shade of Brown in the title/on the cover

6. A book with “Black” or any shade of Black in the title/on the cover

7. A book with “White” or any shade of White in the title/on the cover

8. A book with any other color in the title/on the cover

9. A book with a word/image that implies color in the title/on the cover

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Hosted @ Whatever I Think Of

No levels or check ins:
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Hosted @ Linz The Bookworm

I’m doing tier #1

1. Read a book from Kindle Unlimited, Audible, Amazon First Reads, Paperback Swap, or the Library
Neighbors by Danielle Steel (Audible)

2.) Read a book under 400 pages

3.) Reread a book that makes you happy

4.) Read a stand-alone novel (not in a series)

5.) Read a book that starts with the letter D

6.) Read a book that was recommended to you

7.) Read a book with the color white on the cover

8.) Read a book where the main character is a High School or College Student

9.) Read a book by an author named Michael/Mike/Michelle or variant

10.) Read a book that’s been turned into a TV series or a Movie:

11.) Read a book with exactly two words in the title

12.) Free Space! Pick any book!

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Southern Literature Reading Challenge 2021

Hosted @ Introverted Reader

Level 2–Pull up a seat and stay a while! Read 3-4 books

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

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Hosted @ Whatever I Think Of!

No check-ins

Cartoonist: 1-5 books
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Hosted at Book’d Out

Link Reviews Here

Nonfiction Nibbler : Read 6 books, from any category

Biography:

 

Travel: Into The Wild by Jon Krakauer

 

Self-help: The Yoga Mind by Rina Jakubowicz (seen @ Readerbuzz)

 

Essay Collection:

Oceanography: Oceans: An Illustrated Reference Illustrated Edition by Dorrik Stow

 

Food:

 

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Hosted @ Celebrity Readers

January to March Link-Up
April to June Link-Up
July to September Link-Up
October to December Link-Up

I’m going to commit to the basic challenge: Read more diverse books, I’ll start with 3
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Hosted @ Carolina Book Nook

Review Links:

One/1 (ex. One Second After; The 100)

 

Doubled word (ex. In a Dark, Dark Wood; Wolf by Wolf)

 

Reference to outer space (ex. The Fault in Our Stars)

 

Possessive noun (ex. The Zookeeper’s Wife)

 

Botanical word (ex. The Language of Flowers; The Sandalwood Tree)

 

Article of clothing (ex. Bossypants)

 

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“Angel’s

Hosted @ Angel’s Guilty Pleasures & Books of My Heart

#LibraryLoveChallenge

Link Ups & Giveaways
Jan. Feb. March
April May & June
July, Aug & Sept
Oct Nov & Dec

Dewey Decimal: Read 12 books
1. Into The Wild by Jon Krakauer
2. Humans of New York : Stories by Brandon Stanton
3. Things My Son Needs to Know about the World by Fredrik Backman
4. The Deal of a Lifetime by Fredrik Backman
5. Oceans: An Illustrated Reference Illustrated Edition by Dorrik Stow
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Hosted @ Fictionophile

Title contains a man or boy’s name
Title contains the name of an animal
Title contains the name of a season
Title contains the word secret or secrets
Title contains a number
Title refers to time
Title refers to a body of water
Title contains the name of a bird

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Hosted @ Socrates’ Book Reviews

Level 1 – Read 6 books
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