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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments The corner to track all my reading challenges.


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments 2018 : goal 52, read 60 ✅

2017 : goal 41, read 42
2016 : goal 25, read 69
2015 : goal 11, read 9
2014 : goal 16, read 6
2013 : goal 30, read 24


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Aussie Author Challenge

Start Date: Jan 1
End Date: Dec 31

Level: WALLAROO
Read: 5/6


• Female author 2/2
• Male author 1/2
• New author 2/2
• Genre 2/2 (Mystery; Contemporary)

Froi of the Exiles
The Rosie Project
The Dry
Good Oil
The Book Thief
How to Save a Life
A Little Wanting Song

Completed:
How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion A Little Wanting Song by Cath Crowley The Dry by Jane Harper Froi of the Exiles (Lumatere Chronicles, #2) by Melina Marchetta


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Genre Bingo Challenge



Start Date: Jan 1
End Date: Dec 31

Bingo: 0/6

1B - Classics ►
1I  - Coming of Age ► The Apple Tart of Hope
1N - Short Story ► All Summer in a Day
1G - Middle Grade ► The Wednesday Wars

1O - Magical Realism ►

2B - Literary Fiction ►
2I  - Coming of Age ► The Apple Tart of Hope
2N - Dystopian ► This Mortal Coil

2G - Fantasy ► The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
2O - Science Fiction ► Annihilation

3B - Family Saga ► Little Fires Everywhere
3I  - Mental Illness ► A Tragic Kind of Wonderful
3N - Historical Romance ► Duke of Sin
3G - Middle Grade ► The Wednesday Wars
3O - Mystery or Thriller ► Little Monsters


4B - Psychological ► The Mystery of Hollow Places
4I  - Historical ► Frederica
4N - f r e e
4G - Short Story ► All Summer in a Day

4O - Urban Fantasy ►

5B - Contemporary ► Cracked Up to Be
5I  - Magical Realism ►
5N - YA ►
5G - YA Fantasy ► To Kill a Kingdom
5O - Graphic Novel ► 赤髪の白雪姫 8 Akagami no Shirayukihime 8


6B - Adventure ► The Knife of Never Letting Go
6I  - Classics ►
6N - Humor ► The Rosie Project
6G - Suspense ►
6O - Paranormal Romance ► A Shade of Vampire by Bella Forrest


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Audiobook Challenge

Start Date: Jan 1
End Date: Dec 31

Level: Weekend Warrior
Read: 9/10


Illuminae
The Wednesday Wars
When You Reach Me
Little Monsters
Beartown
You
The End of the Affair
The Yellow Wallpaper
Silent Child
Sense and Sensibility

Completed:
The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt Little Monsters by Kara Thomas When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead You (You #1) by Caroline Kepnes Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) by Amie Kaufman Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen Beartown (Beartown, #1) by Fredrik Backman The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Build a Scarecrow



Start Date: Feb 1
End Date: Feb 28

Read: 4/4

Choose Your Scarecrow's Gender
Male - Read a book by a male author
The Dry by Jane Harper (AA)

Head/Face
Read a book with just a head/face on cover
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

Arms & Legs
Read a book with arms and legs visible on the cover
Cracked Up to Be by Courtney Summers

Body
Read a book where the MC protects someone/something
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

Completed:
Cracked Up to Be by Courtney Summers Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1) by Sarah J. Maas When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead The Dry (Aaron Falk, #1) by Jane Harper


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Blagica  | 12014 comments Good luck with all your reading goals this year!


L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Thank you Blagica, I hope so too !


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments April in Wonderland

Start Date: April 1
End Date: April 30

Read: 5/6

Cheshire Cat
Read a book with a cat on the cover
The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

White Rabbit
Read a book were you can see an ear on the cover
Addicted to You by Krista Ritchie

Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum
Read a book that has 2 or more people on the cover
The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend (AA)

Mock Turtle
Read a book that is set in school
13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough

Dormouse
Read a book where a character is mistreated
She Is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick

Duchess
Read a book with a character who is a mother with child
How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr (AA)

Completed:

The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis Addicted to You (Addicted, #1) by Krista Ritchie She Is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments All Aboard the TBR Train Challenge



Start Date:
May 1
End Date: May 31

Level: Easy
Read: 3/3


Engine - MAY
Link 1: Book opens in May
Carriage 1: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

Link 2: Another book with MC named Charlie
Carriage 2: A Little Wanting Song by Cath Crowley (AA)

Link 3: Another book author name starts with C
Carriage 3: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn A Little Wanting Song by Cath Crowley To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Winter Reading Challenge


Start Date: Jun 1
End Date: Aug 31

Read: 6/6

1b. By author you have never read before.

This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (AA)

2b. A book which has a two word title.

Little Monsters by Kara Thomas

3b. Third book on your TBR.
Last Will and Testament by Dahlia Adler

4b. Published in April.
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman (AA)

5b. A book which a GR friend gave five stars.
You by Caroline Kepnes

6b. Set in winter.
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Completed:
Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) by Amie Kaufman Little Monsters by Kara Thomas Last Will and Testament (Radleigh University, #1) by Dahlia Adler Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys You (You, #1) by Caroline Kepnes This Mortal Coil (This Mortal Coil #1) by Emily Suvada


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments June Challenge: In the Grimm Mid-winter



Start Date: Jun 1
End Date: Jun 30

Read: 3/3

Little Brier Rose
Read a book with a blue cover
Asking For It by Louise O'Neill

Rapunzel
Read a book with long hair on the cover
Faking Normal by Courtney C. Stevens

Rumpelstiltskin
Read a book that has a name in the title
Froi of the Exiles by Melina Marchetta (AA)

Completed:
Asking For It by Louise O'Neill Froi of the Exiles (Lumatere Chronicles, #2) by Melina Marchetta Faking Normal (Faking Normal, #1) by Courtney C. Stevens


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments July Challenge: Cover Hunt



Start Date: July 1
End Date: July 31

Read: 3/3

3. No people at all
You by Caroline Kepnes

6. Only two colours (other than black/white)

This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (AA)

8. Water
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Completed:
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys You (You, #1) by Caroline Kepnes This Mortal Coil (This Mortal Coil #1) by Emily Suvada



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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments August Challenge: We Can be Heroes

Start Date: Aug 1
End Date: Aug 31

Read: 4/6

Batman
A book with a detective MC
Daisy in Chains by Sharon J. Bolton

Wonder Woman
Read a translated book (Swedish)
Beartown by Fredrik Backman

Captain America
A book set during WWII
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (AA)

Iron Man
A book with something metal on the cover (keys)
Split by Swati Avasthi

Superman
A book set in space
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman (AA)

Spider Man
Read a book set in school
Good Oil by Laura Buzo (AA)

Elektra
A book featuring a kick-ass female MC
Frederica by Georgette Heyer

Frederica by Georgette Heyer Daisy in Chains by Sharon J. Bolton Beartown (Beartown, #1) by Fredrik Backman Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) by Amie Kaufman


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Summer Challenge

Start Date: Dec 1
End Date: Feb 28

Level: Easy
Read: 5/6


Yellow
📒 Naked by Kevin Brooks


Orange
📙 Normal People by Sally Rooney


Red
📕 Beatle Meets Destiny by Gabrielle Williams (AA)


Green
📗 My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren


☐ Blue
📘

Purple
📚 Angelfall by Susan Ee

Completed:
Naked by Kevin Brooks Normal People by Sally Rooney Beatle Meets Destiny by Gabrielle Williams My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1) by Susan Ee


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L A i N E Y ~back in a bit~ (ohlainey) | 237 comments Read the Christmas Movies/TV Shows



Start Date: Dec 1
End Date: Dec 31

Level: Easy
Read: 3/3

► Home Alone

Read a book where something is stolen
Shadows by Paula Weston (AA)

► Bad Mom's Christmas

Book that has a single mum as the main character
World After by Susan Ee

Elf
Book with at least 4 stars average rating on Goodreads
End of Days by Susan Ee

Completed:

Shadows (The Rephaim, #1) by Paula Weston End of Days (Penryn & the End of Days, #3) by Susan Ee World After (Penryn & the End of Days, #2) by Susan Ee


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