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message 1: by JoLene (last edited Dec 30, 2017 10:45PM) (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments Summary of challenges:

* PBT tag each month
* PBT Decathlon
* PBT Listopia
* 10 x 10 Challenge

Other goals:
* Read at least 50% from books I already own
* Write a review for 80% of the books I read.


message 3: by JoLene (last edited May 11, 2018 07:08PM) (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments PBT Decathlon

Read a book for each event (hopefully during the month)

January: Tribute to Linda -
A Gentleman in Moscow
February: Longest on TBR
East of the Sun
March: Read all 3 tags: classic, illustrated, autobiography
March: Book One - 3/31
April: Randomizer Picks from list of 10
UnEnchanted - 4/14
May: Book short-list 2008-2018
Plan: History of Wolves


message 4: by JoLene (last edited May 11, 2018 07:16PM) (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments PBT Listopia
Goal: 1/6 books

My list: Diversity Bingo 2017

1. The Hate U Give - #1
2. Scarlet - 368th
3. March: Book One -# 95th


message 5: by JoLene (last edited Mar 17, 2018 05:15PM) (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments JR's 10 x 10 challenge

Read 10 books in the following 10 categories. A book can count in 2 categories.
Goal: 12/100
Unique Books Read: 8

1) Read diversely: books where the author or setting is non-english speaking, non-western-European or non-US-based
1. Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening - 2/28
2. Pachinko - 2/28


2) Hold the Door! 500+ page books
1. Adrenaline - 2/1
2. East of the Sun - 2/7

3) 2018 Read Harder Challenge:
1. A comic written and illustrated by the same person - Relish: My Life in the Kitchen - Jan
2. A children’s classic published before 1980 - A Wrinkle in Time - Jan
3. A one-sitting book - Locke & Key: Small World - Jan

4) 2018 Pop Sugar Challenge:
1. A book set in the decade you were born - A Wrinkle in Time - Jan
2. A microhistory - The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements - Jan
3. A book about a problem facing society today - The Hate U Give - Jan

5) 2017 GR Reader's Choice (nominees/winners):
1. The Hate U Give - Jan
2. Cinder - 2/13


6) Fill in the Gaps Challenge

7) Finish what I started: Books from series I have started
1. Locke & Key, Vol. 5: Clockworks - Jan
2. Locke & Key, Vol. 6: Alpha & Omega - Jan
3. Crowned and Dangerous - Feb

8) New to me authors:
1. Cocaine Blues - 2/18
2. The Wife Between Us - 2/18
3. The Test - 2/19
4. The Fairy-Tale Detectives - 2/23

9) Truth is stranger than fiction: Non fiction
1. The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements - Jan
2. The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness - Jan

10) Set it Free (idea from BnB): books I own a physical copy of
1. The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness - Jan


message 6: by JoLene (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments Reserved in case I think of something else :-D


message 7: by JoLene (new)

JoLene (trvl2mtns) | 1532 comments See above


message 8: by Amy (new)

Amy | 8542 comments I also have a category for owned books. I love the idea of naming it setting it free I don’t think I caught that the first post around.


message 9: by Joni (new)

Joni | 613 comments I also love the set it free category. I think I have a few that I can let go.


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