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message 1: by Lisa (last edited Dec 27, 2018 01:30PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments Welcome to my bookish corner, this is where I'll keep track of all things related to my reading challenges in 2019.

Be sure to check out my thoughts and ratings on the books I read throughout the year at my personal challenge thread.

Thanks for stopping by :) Happy reading!


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments 2018 in review


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments ***RESERVED SPACE FOR NOTES, REMINDERS & LINKS***


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments ***RESERVED SPACE FOR NOTES, REMINDERS & LINKS***


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message 7: by Lisa (last edited Dec 27, 2018 02:09PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments 2019 CHALLENGES AT-A-GLANCE:

Personal Challenges:
* Books of 2019
1. My ultimate Top 100 List
2. Goodreads Choice Awards
3. 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
4. Reading Around the World

Yearly Challenges:
1. Clear the Shelves
2. Genre Bingo Challenge
3. Kind of a Big Deal
4. Let's Turn Pages
5. Non-Fiction Growth Challenge
6. Popsugar Reading Challenge
7. Read & Go

Quarterly Challenges:
1. Looking Back at The Best

Challenges by Month:
1. Marathon Challenge


message 8: by Lisa (last edited Feb 27, 2019 01:00AM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments GROUP READS | BUDDY READS | TBR TWINS:

January:N/A
February:N/A
March:
April:
May:
June :
July :
August :
September :
October :
November :
December :


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments PERSONAL CHALLENGE #1 -


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments PERSONAL CHALLENGE #-4


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #1 - CLEAR THE SHELVES
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Read 20 books
Planned books:

Progress:
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo


message 14: by Lisa (last edited Dec 15, 2018 01:43PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #2 - GENRE BINGO
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: 10 books / 2 bingos
Progress:


message 15: by Lisa (last edited Dec 28, 2018 12:54PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #3 - KIND OF A BIG DEAL
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Read 6 long books + 4 short books.
Progress:


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #4 - LET'S TURN PAGES
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Read 15,000 pages
Progress: --/15,000 pages

January: 401 + 517 + 672
The Book of M
Still Alice
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
She Has Her Mother's Laugh

February:
The Seven Deaths Of Evelyn Hugo
The Hate U Give
If Cats Dissappeared From the World
The One
The New Jim Crow

March:
April:
May:
June:
July:
August:
September:
October:
November:
December:

Pages read total:


message 17: by Lisa (last edited Dec 17, 2018 06:16AM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #5 - NONFICTION GROWTH CHALLENGE
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Complete 5 tasks
Planned books:

1. Read a book that teaches you how to problem solve.
2. Read a book that teaches you how to think critically.
3. Read a book that teaches you how to become more creative.
4. Read a book that teaches you how to make better decisions.
5. Read a book on emotional intelligence.
6. Read a book to improve your communication skills.
7. Read a book about how to learn.
8. Read a book that teaches you leadership skills.
9. Read a book about extroversion or introversion.
10. Read a book about psychology.
11. Read a book about an ideology that is not your own.
12. Read a book to help you master social media.
13. Read a book about your favorite hobby to become better at it.
14. Read a collection of essays.
15. Read an autobiography/biography of a woman written by a woman.
16. Read an autobiography/biography of a man written by a man.
17. Read a book about someone’s journey; inner or outer.
18. Read a book about science or technology.
19. Read a book about a religion or philosophy
20. Read a book about a topic you have always wanted to learn more about.

Progress:


message 18: by Lisa (last edited Jan 27, 2019 02:52PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #6 - POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Complete 15 tasks
Progress:

1. A book becoming a movie in 2019
2. A book that makes you nostalgic
3. A book written by a musician (fiction or nonfiction)
4. A book you think should be turned into a movie The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
5. A book with at least one million ratings on Goodreads
6. A book with a plant in the title or on the cover
7. A reread of a favorite book
8. A book about a hobby
9. A book you meant to read in 2018
10. A book with POP, SUGAR, or CHALLENGE in the title
11. A book with an item of clothing or accessory on the cover
12. A book inspired by myth/legend/folklore
13. A book published posthumously
14. A book you see someone reading on TV or in a movie
15. A retelling of a classic
16. A book with a question in the title
17. A book set on college or university campus
18. A book about someone with a superpower
19. A book told from multiple POVs
20. A book set in space
21. A book by two female authors
22. A book with SALTY, SWEET, BITTER, or SPICY in the title
23. A book set in Scandinavia
24. A book that takes place in a single day
25. A debut novel
26. A book that's published in 2019
27. A book featuring an extinct or imaginary creature
28. A book recommended by a celebrity you admire
29. A book with LOVE in the title
30. A book featuring an amateur detective
31. A book about a family
32. A book author from Asia, Africa, or South America
33. A book with a zodiac sign or astrology term in title
34. A book that includes a wedding
35. A book by an author whose first and last names start with the same letter
36. A ghost story
37. A book with a two-word title
38. A novel based on a true story
39. A book revolving around a puzzle or game
40. Your favorite prompt from a past POPSUGAR Reading challenge

Advanced
41. A "cli-fi" (climate fiction) book
42. A "choose-your-own-adventure" book
43. An "own voices" book
44. Read a book during the season it is set in
45. A LitRPG book
46. A book with no chapters / unusual chapter headings / unconventionally numbered chapters
47. Two books that share the same title
48. Two books that share the same title
49. A book that has inspired a common phrase or idiom
50. A book set in an abbey, cloister, monastery, vicarage, or convent


message 19: by Lisa (last edited Dec 17, 2018 12:27PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments YEARLY CHALLENGE #7- READY & GO CHALLENGE
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

Goal: Complete 3 tasks
Planned books:

Progress:


message 20: by Lisa (last edited Dec 27, 2018 02:02PM) (new)

Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments 1st QUARTER CHALLENGE - LOOKING BACK AT THE BEST
January 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019

Goal: Read 3 books


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments 2nd QUARTER CHALLENGE -
April 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019

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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments JANUARY CHALLENGE - MARATHON CHALLENGE
January 1 - January 31, 2019

Goal: read 1,000 pages
Progress: 401


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments FEBRUARY CHALLENGE - CELEBRATING THE BLUES
February 1 - February 28, 2019

Goal: Complete 2 tasks


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Lisa Grønsund (gullita) | 3273 comments PECIAL EVENT - GOODREADS SUMMER READING CHALLENGE
June 1 - August 31, 2019

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