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message 1: by Hao (last edited Feb 28, 2019 08:10AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments Challenges for 2019!

Pop sugar reading challenge /40
Color Challenge 2/18
Serial Reader Challenge /50
A-Z Challenge (Stage Edition) /26
Read&Go Challenge /24
LET’S TURN PAGES 790/40,000
TBR JAR Challenge /26
Listopia /18
An Author's Work Challenge /15



message 2: by Hao (last edited Jan 08, 2019 08:54AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2019
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


1. A book becoming a movie in 2019
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, #1) by Eoin Colfer
2. A book that makes you nostalgic
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
3. A book written by a musician (fiction or nonfiction)
Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles, #1) by Colin Meloy
4. A book you think should be turned into a movie
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
5. A book with at least one million ratings on Goodreads
1984 by George Orwell
6. A book with a plant in the title or on the cover
The Considerate Killer (Nina Borg, #4) by Lene Kaaberbøl
7. A reread of a favorite book
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
8. A book about a hobby
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
9. A book you meant to read in 2018
The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
10. A book with POP, SUGAR, or CHALLENGE in the title
Beneath the Sugar Sky (Wayward Children, #3) by Seanan McGuire
11. A book with an item of clothing or accessory on the cover
Size 12 Is Not Fat (Heather Wells, #1) by Meg Cabot
12. A book inspired by myth/legend/folklore
Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
13. A book published posthumously
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson
14. A book you see someone reading on TV or in a movie
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
15. A retelling of a classic
Circe by Madeline Miller
16. A book with a question in the title
Madam, Will You Talk? by Mary Stewart
17. A book set on college or university campus
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
18. A book about someone with a superpower
Red Queen (Red Queen, #1) by Victoria Aveyard
19. A book told from multiple POVs
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
20. A book set in space
Honor Among Thieves (The Honors, #1) by Rachel Caine
21. A book by two female authors
Beautiful Creatures (Caster Chronicles, #1) by Kami Garcia
22. A book with SALTY, SWEET, BITTER, or SPICY in the title
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
23. A book set in Scandinavia
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
24. A book that takes place in a single day
On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
25. A debut novel
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
26. A book that's published in 2019
The Au Pair by Emma Rous
27. A book featuring an extinct or imaginary creature
Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle, #1) by Christopher Paolini
28. A book recommended by a celebrity you admire
Becoming by Michelle Obama
29. A book with LOVE in the title
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1) by Jenny Han
30. A book featuring an amateur detective
A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss Marple #7) by Agatha Christie
31. A book about a family
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
32. A book author from Asia, Africa, or South America
The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa
33. A book with a zodiac sign or astrology term in title
These Broken Stars (Starbound, #1) by Amie Kaufman
34. A book that includes a wedding
Save the Date by Morgan Matson
35. A book by an author whose first and last names start with the same letter
Serena by Ron Rash
36. A ghost story
City of Ghosts (Cassidy Blake, #1) by Victoria Schwab
37. A book with a two-word title
Grim Lovelies (Grim Lovelies, #1) by Megan Shepherd
38. A novel based on a true story
Beautiful Exiles by Meg Waite Clayton
39. A book revolving around a puzzle or game
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore (Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, #1) by Robin Sloan
40. Your favorite prompt from a past POPSUGAR Reading challenge
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings, #1) by Mackenzi Lee

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message 3: by Hao (last edited Feb 28, 2019 08:10AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments COLOR CHALLENGE
Duration: January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019


1. Read a book with "White" or any shade of white in the cover (ivory, cream, bone, etc...).
The Poppy War (The Poppy War, #1) by R.F. Kuang
2. Read a book with "Pink" or any shade of pink in the cover (rose, magenta, salmon, etc...).
3. Read a book with "Red" or any shade of red in the cover (maroon, brick, scarlet, etc...).
Red Sister (Book of the Ancestor #1) by Mark Lawrence
4. Read a book with "Orange" or any shade of orange in the cover (apricot, ginger, carrot, etc...).
Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) by Amie Kaufman
5. Read a book with "Yellow" or any shade of yellow in the cover (blond, chartreuse, canary, etc...).
Uprooted by Naomi Novik
6. Read a book with "Green" or any shade of green in the cover (sage, lime, jade, etc...).
The Princess Bride by William Goldman
7. Read a book with "Light Blue" or any shade of light blue in the cover (teal, sky, cerulean, etc...).
8. Read a book with "Dark Blue" or any shade of dark blue in the cover (indigo, denim, navy, etc...).
The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw
9. Read a book with "Purple" or any shade of purple in the cover (lavender, plum, orchid, etc...).
The Final Empire (Mistborn, #1) by Brandon Sanderson
10. Read a book with "Brown" or any shade of brown in the cover (tan, mahogany, coffee, etc...).
11. Read a book with "Black" or any shade of black in the cover (grey, slate, coal, etc...).
Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha, #1) by Tomi Adeyemi
12. Read a book with a Metallic color in the cover (gold, silver, bronze, etc...).
Legend (Legend, #1) by Marie Lu
13. Read a book with at least 5 colors on the cover.
The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories by Jay Rubin
14. Read a book with a geometric pattern on the cover (rainbows, stripes, polka dots, floral pattern, mosiac, etc...).
15. Read a book with an ugly (to you) cover.

16. Read a book with two or more color words in the title (yellow gold, black & white, etc...)
The Chaos of Standing Still by Jessica Brody
17. Read a book with the word “Color” in the title.
The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan
18. Read a book with a word describing color in the title (rainbow, stripes, polka dots, shiny, mosiac, etc...)

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message 4: by Hao (last edited Dec 17, 2018 08:03AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments Serial reader challenge - 2019
41-50 books: Book-Bosomed


Harry Potter
1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Throne of Glass
1. Throne of Glass
2. Crown of Midnight
3. Heir of Fire
4. Queen of Shadows
5. Empire of Storms
6. Tower of Dawn
7. Kingdom of Ash

An ember in the ashes
1. An Ember in the Ashes
2. A Torch Against the Night
3. A Reaper at the Gates

Arc of a Scythe Series
1. Scythe
2. Thunderhead

The Selection Series
1. The Selection
2. The Elite
3. The One
4. The Heir
5. The Crown

The Young Elites Series
1. The Young Elites
2. The Rose Society
3. The Midnight Star

Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series
1. The Lightning Thief
2. The Sea of Monsters
3. The Titan's Curse
4. The Battle of the Labyrinth
5. The Last Olympian

Villains Series
1. Vicious
2. Vengeful

Red Queen Series
1. Red Queen
2. Glass Sword
3. King's Cage
4. War Storm

Twilight Series
1. Twilight
2. New Moon
3. Eclipse
4. Breaking Dawn

The Remnant Chronicles Series
1. The Kiss of Deception
2. The Heart of Betrayal
3. The Beauty of Darkness

Keeper of the Lost Cities Series
1. Keeper of the Lost Cities
2. Exile
3. Everblaze
4. Neverseen
5. Lodestar
6. Nightfall
7. Flashback

/50


message 5: by Hao (last edited Jan 04, 2019 08:49AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments A-Z CHALLENGE - STAGE EDITION
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


A: All the Bright Places - Jennifer Niven
B: The Bad Beginning - Lemony Snicket
C: On Chesil Beach - Ian McEwan
D: Divergent - Veronica Roth
E: Every Day
F: The Fault in Our Stars - John Green
G: Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn
H: Howl's Moving Castle - Diana Wynne Jones
I: Insurgent
J:
K:
L: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - C.S. Lewis
M: Murder on the Orient Express - Agatha Christie
N: The Nightingale - Kristin Hannah
O: A Man Called Ove - Fredrik Backman
P: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs
Q:
R:
S: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda - Becky Albertalli
T: A Wrinkle in Time - Madeleine L'Engle
U: The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas
V: Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead
W: Water for Elephants - Sara Gruen
X:
Y: The Diary of a Young Girl - Anne Frank
Z:

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message 6: by Hao (last edited Jan 04, 2019 08:09AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments READ & GO CHALLENGE
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019



1. A novel set in the woods
2. A novel involving a creative outlet
3. A novel featuring food you have not tried
4. A novel involving a train ride
Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10) by Agatha Christie
5. A graphic novel
6. A novel involving ghosts
7. A novel featuring a zoo, animal shelter or sanctuary
The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
8. A novel set on a bus
9. A novel where a main character seeks self-improvement
10. A novel featuring a bike ride
The Activist (Theodore Boone, #4) by John Grisham
11. A novel set in or involving something industrial (factory, etc.)
12. A novel involving a plane ride
13. A novel set in a snow land
14. A novel set in a country other than your own
15. A novel featuring a garden
16. A novel set in a museum
17. A novel set in a hotel
18. A novel featuring an instrument you wish you could play
19. A novel involving an escape
The Girl With All the Gifts (The Girl With All the Gifts, #1) by M.R. Carey
20. A novel set underground or underwater

21. A novel involving a road trip
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson
22. A novel depicting a sci-fi technology that now exists
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
23. A novel set in a city within 100 km of your own
24. Bonus: A novel set in your home town
Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians, #1) by Kevin Kwan

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message 7: by Hao (last edited Mar 13, 2019 10:15PM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments LET’S TURN PAGES - 2019 Challenge!

January

Books Read:
Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer - 263 pages
The Wicked Deep - 310 pages
Theodore Boone: The Abduction - 217 pages

January Pages Read : 790

February


Books Read:
Dear Martin - 210 pages
The Chaos of Standing Still - 406 pages

February Pages Read: 616


March

The Accused - 288 pages


April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


/40,000


message 8: by Hao (last edited Dec 17, 2018 08:21AM) (new)


message 9: by Hao (last edited Feb 05, 2019 11:24PM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments TBR JAR CHALLENGE
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


1. Illuminae
2. Save Me from Dangerous Men
3. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
4. Gemina
5. One Night with the Prince
6. The Nightingale
7. Emma
8. Dear Martin
9. A Study in Charlotte
10. The Last of August
11. The Case for Jamie
12. A Question of Holmes
13. The Vegetarian
14. The Bear and the Nightingale
15. The Girl in the Tower
16. The Winter of the Witch
17. The Cruel Prince
18. The Wicked King
19. Radio Silence
20. Sawkill Girls
21. Obsidio

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message 10: by Hao (last edited Dec 17, 2018 08:01AM) (new)

Hao | 42 comments AN AUTHOR'S WORK CHALLENGE
Duration: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019


Cassandra Clare
1. City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare
2. City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare
3. City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3) by Cassandra Clare
4. City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4) by Cassandra Clare
5. City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5) by Cassandra Clare
6. City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6) by Cassandra Clare

Ronald Dahl

Shannon Messager
Keeper of the Lost Cities (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #1) by Shannon Messenger
Exile (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #2) by Shannon Messenger
Everblaze (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #3) by Shannon Messenger
Neverseen (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #4) by Shannon Messenger
Lodestar (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #5) by Shannon Messenger

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