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message 1: by Amanda (new)

Amanda | 114 comments Mod
You can copy and paste as much of this list as you want for your personal challenge post. You can replace the _ with an X or a ✔ (copy/paste if you want this bold one) when you finish reading a book. To edit your list while in desktop version, scroll to the bottom of it, click on "edit" at the right, scroll up to the "editing comment" box, make your changes, and select "Edit Post" below the box.

The list was obtained here. Tim Challies' blog has a printable version of the list that you can download for your use, as well as a poster you can purchase.

Goal: # books
Progress: 0 books

The Light Reader

_ 1. a biography
_ 2. a novel
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
_ 6. a book with at least 400 pages
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
_ 8. a book about Christian living
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary
_ 11. a book for children or teens
_ 12. a book of your choice
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
_ 21. a book published in 2019
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
_ 24. a book of 100 pages or less
_ 25. a book of your choice
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 2: by Amanda (last edited Dec 24, 2019 10:43AM) (new)

Amanda | 114 comments Mod
Goal: 52 books (met goal 20 April)
Progress: 85 books

The Light Reader - 12/13 books
The Avid Reader - 11/13 books
The Committed Reader - 23/26 books
The Obsessed Reader - 39/52 books

The Light Reader

1. a biography - The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
2. a novel - Rain Song
3. a book about history - The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride
4. a book targeted at the opposite gender - Preaching to a Post-Everything World: Crafting Biblical Sermons That Connect with Our Culture
5. a book about Christian living - The Gospel Comes with a House Key
6. a book with at least 400 pages - Bridge of Clay
7. a book a friend recommends - Coaching 101: Discover the Power of Coaching
8. a book about Christian living - Supernatural Power for Everyday People: Experiencing God’s Extraordinary Spirit in Your Ordinary Life

_ 9. a book more than 100 years old -
10. a book by or about a missionary - The Very Worst Missionary: A Memoir or Whatever
11. a book for children or teens - The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl
12. a book of your choice - One of Us Is Lying
13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list - Can You See Anything Now?


The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible - Revelation
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan - The Crook in the Lot
16. a book by or about a missionary - The Insanity of God: A True Story of Faith Resurrected
17. a book about theology - Lucky: How the Kingdom Comes to Unlikely People
18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend - The Sudden Appearance of Hope
19. a book recommended by a family member - Uprooting Anger, Biblical Help for a Common Problem
20. a book about aging - Nearing Home: Life, Faith, and Finishing Well
21. a book published in 2019 - Afraid of All the Things: Tornadoes, Cancer, Adoption, and Other Stuff You Need the Gospel For
22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers - The Great Alone
23. a book about church history - The Story of Christianity, Volume 1: The Early Church to the Reformation
24. a book of 100 pages or less - Thirst
25. a book of your choice - Back on Murder
26. a book about music or a musician - Long Way Gone


The Committed Reader

27. a book with a great cover - Constitution
28. a book about Christian living - Not Forsaken: Finding Freedom as Sons & Daughters of a Perfect Father
29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien - The Last Battle
30. a book of your choice - Nightfall
31. a sad book - We Are the Ants
32. a book that looks easy to read - Mosaic
33. a book of poetry - Two Funerals, Then Easter
34. a book of 240 pages or more - Something in the Water

_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges - True Community: The Biblical Practice of Koinonia
36. a novel by an author you have never read before - The Girl on the Train
37. a book about Christian living - Glorious Weakness: Discovering God in All We Lack
38. a memoir or autobiography - The Other Side of Infamy: My Journey through Pearl Harbor and the World of War

_ 39. a play - Hamlet
40. a book of your choice - Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer - Gospel Deeps: Reveling in the Excellencies of Jesus
42. a book by a female author - Suffering and the Heart of God: How Trauma Destroys and Christ Restores
43. a book about theology - Clear Winter Nights: A Journey into Truth, Doubt, and What Comes After
44. a book based on a true story - Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church
45. a book you think you may disagree with - Between Noon & Three: Romance, Law & the Outrage of Grace
46. a book about friendship - All the Bright Places

_ 47. a graphic novel - The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler
48. a book you own but have never read - Surprised by Oxford
49. a book targeted at your gender - Grace for the Good Girl: Letting Go of the Try-Hard Life
50. a book about Christian living - Habits of Grace: Enjoying Jesus through the Spiritual Disciplines
51. a book of your choice - Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance
52. a book about sports or an athlete - A Life Intercepted


The Obsessed Reader

53. a book with a verb in the title - Nothing to Hide
54. a book about church history - The Story of Christianity, Volume 2: The Reformation to the Present Day
55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian - The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
56. a book about animals - Boy, Were We Wrong About Dinosaurs!
57. a book about apologetics or worldview - Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God's Good Gifts
58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list - The Masterpiece

_ 59. a biography of an American president - The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
60. a book of your choice - Eleanor & Park
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting - Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus
63. a book about Christian living - Coming Clean: A Story of Faith
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur - Strange Fire: The Danger of Offending the Holy Spirit with Counterfeit Worship
_ 65. a book about business or productivity - Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World
66. a book about theology - No Quick Fix: Where Higher Life Theology Came From, What It Is, and Why It's Harmful
67. a book about marriage or relationships - Caring for One Another: 8 Ways to Cultivate Meaningful Relationships
68. a photo essay book - Where Children Sleep

_ 69. a book of comics
70. a book about Europe - Salt to the Sea
71. a book by someone from a different continent than you - The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
72. a book about books or reading - On Reading Well: Finding the Good Life Through Great Books
73. a book of your choice - The Eyre Affair
74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer - Art and the Bible: Two Essays
75. a book about evangelism - Evangelism in the Early Church, revised edition
76. a book by an author you've always meant to read - The Nightingale
77. a book you have read before - Ready Player One
78. a Christian novel - Two Steps Forward: A Story of Persevering in Hope
79. a biography of a Christian - Fierce Convictions: The Extraordinary Life of Hannah More—Poet, Reformer, Abolitionist

_ 80. a book about science - Boy, Were We Wrong About the Weather!
81. a book about gender or sexuality - Not Marked: Finding Hope and Healing after Sexual Abuse
82. a novel longer than 400 pages - The Clockmaker's Daughter
83. a book about counseling - Seeing with New Eyes: Counseling and the Human Condition Through the Lens of Scripture
84. a book about the Bible - Before You Open Your Bible: Nine Heart Postures For Approaching God's Word
85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader - Virgil Wander

_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press - A Small Book About A Big Problem, Ruth: Redemption for the Broken, Study Guide with Leader's Notes (The Gospel-Centered Life in the Bible Series
87. a book with an ugly cover - Pattern of Wounds
88. a book about suffering - When God Weeps: Why Our Sufferings Matter to the Almighty
89. a book of your choice - The Darkest Minds
90. a book about Christian living - The Art of Neighboring: Building Genuine Relationships Right Outside Your Door
91. a book about church history - The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia—and How It Died

_ 92. a book about money or finance
93. a book about church membership - The Book Your Pastor Wishes You Would Read: But Is Too Embarrassed to Ask
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
95. a book about theology - Yawning at Tigers: You Can't Tame God, So Stop Trying
96. a book for children or teens - The Islands at the End of the World

_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung - Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion
98. a book about writing - Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology
99. a book about a city, country, or region - The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl

_ 100. a biography of a former world leader - The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries - How the Nations Rage: Rethinking Faith and Politics in a Divided Age
102. a book of your choice - Between Shades of Gray
103. a book about an interest of yours - Sourdough
104. a book written in the 19th century - The Soul Winner



message 3: by Deon (last edited Dec 15, 2019 10:20AM) (new)

Deon (deonva) | 111 comments Goal: # books
Progress: 49 books

The Light Reader

✔ 1. a biography Far Above Rubies: The Life of Bethan Lloyd-Jones
✔ 2. a novel The Number of Love
✔ 3. a book about history Auschwitz Lullaby
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
✔ 6. a book with at least 400 pages A Rumored Fortune
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
✔ 8. a book about Christian living Flourish: How the Love of Christ Frees Us from Self-Focus
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old
✔ 10. a book by or about a missionary Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime
✔ 11. a book for children or teens Over and Under the Snow
_ 12. a book of your choice
✔ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list The Gospel Comes with a House Key

The Avid Reader

✔X 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible Exalting Jesus in Philippians
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
✔ 17. a book about theology The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness
✔ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-Town Obituary Writer
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
✔ 20. a book about aging The Aging Brain: Proven Steps to Prevent Dementia and Sharpen Your Mind
✔ 21. a book published in 2019 Suffering Is Never for Nothing
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
_ 24. a book of 100 pages or less
✔ 25. a book of your choice Transformed: Life-Taker to Life-Giver
✔ 26. a book about music or a musician Sing!: How Worship Transforms Your Life, Family, and Church

The Committed Reader

✔ 27. a book with a great cover The Bridge to Belle Island
✔ 28. a book about Christian living The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
✔ 30. a book of your choice Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World
_ 31. a sad book
✔ 32. a book that looks easy to read The Jane Austen Handbook: Proper Life Skills from Regency England
✔ 33. a book of poetry A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
✔ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before More Than Just Making It: Hope for the Financially Frustrated
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
✔ 40. a book of your choice Code Girls: The True Story of the American Women Who Secretly Broke Codes in World War II
✔ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer Gospel Deeps
✔ 42. a book by a female author Between Life and Death: A Gospel-Centered Guide to End-Of-Life Medical Care
_ 43. a book about theology
✔ 44. a book based on a true story The Memory Weaver
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
✔ 48. a book you own but have never read The Ragamuffin Gospel: Good News for the Bedraggled, Beat-Up, and Burnt Out
✔ 49. a book targeted at your gender (a)Typical Woman: Free, Whole, and Called in Christ
_ 50. a book about Christian living
✔ 51. a book of your choice Far Side of the Sea
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian A Reluctant Bride
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
✔ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list Sweet on You
_ 59. a biography of an American president
✔ 60. a book of your choice Never Enough: Confronting Lies about Appearances and Achievement with Gospel Hope
_ 61. a book about singleness
✔ 62. a book about parenting The Art of Parenting: Aiming Your Child's Heart Toward God
_ 63. a book about Christian living
✔ 64. a book by John MacArthur Twelve Extraordinary Women: How God Shaped Women of the Bible, and What He Wants to Do with You
✔ 65. a book about business or productivity The Minimalist Home: A Room-By-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life
_ 66. a book about theology
✔ 67. a book about marriage or relationships The Path Between Us: An Enneagram Journey to Healthy Relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
✔ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you The Brontë Sisters: The Brief Lives of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne
✔ 72. a book about books or reading The Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your Kids
✔ 73. a book of your choice Kilmeny of the Orchard
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
✔ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read How to Manage Your Home Without Losing Your Mind: Dealing with Your House's Dirty Little Secrets
✔ 77. a book you have read before Unequal Affections: A Pride and Prejudice Retelling
✔ 78. a Christian novel The Printed Letter Bookshop
✔ 79. a biography of a Christian If You Only Knew: My Unlikely, Unavoidable Story of Becoming Free
_ 80. a book about science
✔ 81. a book about gender or sexuality Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions about Life and Sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
✔ 84. a book about the Bible Falling in Love with God's Word: Discovering What God Always Intended Bible Study to Be
✔ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader Philippians For You: Shine with joy as you live by faith
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
✔ 87. a book with an ugly cover The Blue Castle
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
✔ 92. a book about money or finance You Need a Budget: The Proven System for Breaking the Paycheck-to-Paycheck Cycle, Getting Out of Debt, and Living the Life You Want
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
✔ 96. a book for children or teens Charlie and Trike in the Grand Canyon Adventure
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
✔ 98. a book about writing WHY Did I Love (Hate) That Novel?
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 4: by Jamie (new)

Jamie Moore | 2 comments Goal: 52 books
Progress: 1 book

The Light Reader

_ 1. a biography
_ 2. a novel
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
_ 6. a book with at least 400 pages
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
_ 8. a book about Christian living
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary
_ 11. a book for children or teens
_ 12. a book of your choice
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
x 21. a book published in 2019: Irresistible Faith / Scott Sauls
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
_ 24. a book of 100 pages or less
_ 25. a book of your choice
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 5: by Rebecca (last edited Mar 20, 2019 05:06AM) (new)

Rebecca Ray Goal: # 104 books
Progress: 53 books

The Light Reader

X 1. a biography--Stonewall
X 2. a novel--The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend
X 3. a book about history--Augustus Caesar's World
4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
X 5. a book about Christian living--Your Future Self Will Thank You: Secrets to Self-Control from the Bible and Brain Science
X 6. a book with at least 400 pages--Harry's Trees
X 7. a book a friend recommends--Liberty's Last Stand
X 8. a book about Christian living--Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate
X 9. a book more than 100 years old--Dracula
X 10. a book by or about a missionary--Paul: A Biography
X 11. a book for children or teens--Ember Rising
X 12. a book of your choice--Garden Spells
X 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list--Redeeming How We Talk: Discover How Communication Fuels Our Growth, Shapes Our Relationships, and Changes Our Lives

The Avid Reader

X 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible--Preaching Christ from Ecclesiastes: Foundations for Expository Sermons
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
X 17. a book about theology--Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar
X 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend--The One-in-a-Million Boy
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
X 20. a book about aging--Calypso
_ 21. a book published in 2019
X 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers--Fire & Blood
_ 23. a book about church history
X 24. a book of 100 pages or less--The Little Duke
X 25. a book of your choice--The Vampire's Photograph
X 26. a book about music or a musician--Daisy Jones & The Six

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
X 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien--The Two Towers
X 30. a book of your choice--Meet Me at the Museum
X 31. a sad book--Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved
X 32. a book that looks easy to read--Bird Box
_ 33. a book of poetry
X 34. a book of 240 pages or more--The Candymakers
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
X 36. a novel by an author you have never read before--The Dark Days Club
X 37. a book about Christian living--The Family Life of a Christian Leader
X 38. a memoir or autobiography--The Elephant in the Room: One Fat Man's Quest to Get Smaller in a Growing America
_ 39. a play
X 40. a book of your choice--Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
X 42. a book by a female author--Queenie
_ 43. a book about theology
X 44. a book based on a true story--The Long Winter
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
X 46. a book about friendship--The House with a Clock in Its Walls
_ 47. a graphic novel
X 48. a book you own but have never read--The Return of the King
X 49. a book targeted at your gender--Dear Mrs. Bird
_ 50. a book about Christian living
X 51. a book of your choice--Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

X 53. a book with a verb in the title--Learning to Speak God from Scratch: Why Sacred Words Are Vanishing-and How We Can Revive Them
_ 54. a book about church history
X 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian--Anne of Green Gables
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
X 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list--It's Not Supposed to Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered
_ 59. a biography of an American president
X 60. a book of your choice--The Sunlight Slayings
_ 61. a book about singleness
X 62. a book about parenting--The Self-Driven Child: The Science and Sense of Giving Your Kids More Control Over Their Lives
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
X 67. a book about marriage or relationships--Growing With: Every Parent's Guide to Helping Teenagers and Young Adults Thrive in Their Faith, Family, and Future
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
X 70. a book about Europe--The Women in the Castle
X 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you--Early Riser
X 72. a book about books or reading--The Books That Changed My Life: Reflections by 100 Authors, Actors, Musicians, and Other Remarkable People
X 73. a book of your choice--The Municipalists
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
X 77. a book you have read before--Stuart Little
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
X 82. a novel longer than 400 pages--Uprooted
_ 83. a book about counseling
X 84. a book about the Bible--Knowing Scripture
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
X 88. a book about suffering--Hope in the Dark: Believing God Is Good When Life Is Not
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
X 93. a book about church membership: Alienated America: Why Some Places Thrive While Others Collapse
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
X 96. a book for children or teens--Little Town on the Prairie
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
X 99. a book about a city, country, or region--The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
X 104. a book written in the 19th century--A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys


message 6: by Becky (last edited Jul 05, 2019 10:23AM) (new)

Becky | 38 comments Goal: # 75
Progress: 43 books

The Light Reader

✔ 1. a biography Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
✔ 2. a novel The Murder of Patience Brooke: Victorian London is full of dark secrets...
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
✔ 5. a book about Christian living Not God Enough: Why Your Small God Leads to Big Problems
_ 6. a book with at least 400 pages
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
✔ 8. a book about Christian living A Cloud by Day, a Fire by Night: Finding and Following God's Will for You
✔ 9. a book more than 100 years old A Book of Comfort for Those in Sickness
✔ 10. a book by or about a missionary Made for the Journey: One Missionary's First Year in the Jungles of Ecuador
✔ 11. a book for children or teens Into the Jungle: Stories for Mowgli
✔ 12. a book of your choice Lost in the Antarctic: The Doomed Voyage of the Endurance
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

✔ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible The Love of Loves in the Song of Songs
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
✔ 16. a book by or about a missionary Through Gates of Splendor
✔ 17. a book about theology Mere Calvinism
✔ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend Evangelism & the Sovereignty of God
✔ 19. a book recommended by a family member What is an Evangelical?
_ 20. a book about aging
✔ 21. a book published in 2019 Discovering the Good Life: The Surprising Riches Available in Christ
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
✔ 23. a book about church history Saving the Reformation: The Pastoral Theology of the Canons of Dort
✔ 24. a book of 100 pages or less

84, Charing Cross Road. Helene Hanff. 1970. 97 pages. [Source: Library]
✔ 25. a book of your choice Remaining Faithful in Ministry: 9 Essential Convictions for Every Pastor
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
✔ 28. a book about Christian living Dark Clouds, Deep Mercy: Discovering the Grace of Lament
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
✔ 30. a book of your choice Knowing Christianity
_ 31. a sad book
✔ 32. a book that looks easy to read Final Word: Why We Need the Bible
✔ 33. a book of poetry A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers
✔ 34. a book of 240 pages or more Ashamed of the Gospel: When the Church Becomes Like the World
✔ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges The Joy of Fearing God
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
✔ 37. a book about Christian living Tozer on Worship and Entertainment
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
✔ 40. a book of your choice Competing Spectacles: Treasuring Christ in the Media Age
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
✔ 42. a book by a female author 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart
✔ 43. a book about theology God Is the Gospel: Meditations on God's Love as the Gift of Himself
✔ 44. a book based on a true story Tisha: The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaskan Wilderness
✔ 45. a book you think you may disagree with Together: United Methodists of the Temple, Tabernacle, and Table
_ 46. a book about friendship
✔ 47. a graphic novel The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler
✔ 48. a book you own but have never read The Christian Book of Mystical Verse
✔ 49. a book targeted at your gender Growing in Godliness: A Teen Girl's Guide to Maturing in Christ
✔ 50. a book about Christian living Talk the Walk: How to Be Right Without Being Insufferable
✔ 51. a book of your choice Choosing Community: Action, Faith, and Joy in the Works of Dorothy L. Sayers
✔ 52. a book about sports or an athlete Billy Sunday, Baseball Preacher

The Obsessed Reader

✔ 53. a book with a verb in the title The Practice of the Presence of God
✔ 54. a book about church history 5 Minutes in Church History: An Introduction to the Stories of God's Faithfulness in the History of the Church
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
✔ 64. a book by John MacArthur Found: God's Will
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
✔ 66. a book about theology The Institutes of Christian Religion
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
✔ 77. a book you have read before Cries from the Cross: A Journey Into the Heart of Jesus
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
✔ 84. a book about the Bible Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible Is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
✔ 87. a book with an ugly cover Untangling Emotions: God's Gift of Emotions
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
✔ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung Grace Defined and Defended: What a 400-Year-Old Confession Teaches Us about Sin, Salvation, and the Sovereignty of God
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century

You can replace the _ with an X or a ✔ (copy/paste if you want this bold one) when you finish reading a book.


message 7: by VeeInNY (last edited Dec 13, 2019 09:23PM) (new)

VeeInNY Keepin' it lean in 2019

Goal: 13 books
Progress: 13 books

The Light Reader

✔ 3. a book about history A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
✔ 5. a book about Christian living The Ministry of Ordinary Places: Waking Up to God's Goodness Around You
✔ 6. a book with at least 400 pages Watership Down
✔ 7. a book a friend recommends Emboldened: A Vision for Empowering Women in Ministry
✔ 8. a book about Christian living The Gospel Comes with a House Key: Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post-Christian World
✔ 9. a book more than 100 years old Wuthering Heights
✔ 11. a book for children or teens Nobody's Boy
✔12. a book of your choice Boy Erased: A Memoir
✔13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list All You Can Ever Know: A Memoir _
✔ 21. a book published in 2019 Fearfully and Wonderfully: The Marvel of Bearing God's Image Fearfully and Wonderfully Made:the Marvel of Being Made in Gods' Image
✔ 24. a book of 100 pages or less With One Accord in One Place: The Role of Prayer in the Early Church
✔ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before Indemnity Only
✔ 38. a memoir or autobiography Educated


message 8: by Carol (last edited Jan 02, 2020 06:20PM) (new)

Carol Arnold | 12 comments Goal: 52 books
Progress: 43 books

The Light Reader

✔1. a biography: The Faith of Christopher Hitchens by Larry Alex Taunton
✔2. a novel: The Ezekiel Option by Joel C. Rosenberg
✔ 3. a book about history: Killing Kennedy by Bill O'Reilly
✔ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender: The Greatest Fight in the World by C. H. Spurgeon
✔5. a book about Christian living: The Church in Babylon by Erwin Lutzer
✔6. a book with at least 400 pages: The Auschwitz Escape by Joel C. Rosenberg
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
✔8. a book about Christian living: Messiah in the Feasts of Israel by Sam Nadler
✔9. a book more than 100 years old: Rose in Bloom by Louisa May Alcott
✔10. a book by or about a missionary: Steal Away Home by Matt Carter and Aaron Ivey
✔ 11. a book for children or teens: Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
✔12. a book of your choice: Damascus Countdown by Joel C. Rosenberg
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
✔16. a book by or about a missionary: Mimosa by Amy Carmichael
✔17. a book about theology: Right Thinking in a World Gone Wrong by John MacArthur and staff
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
✔21. a book published in 2019: The Girl Puzzle, A Story of Nellie Bly by Kate Braithwaite
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
✔24. a book of 100 pages or less: A Sketch of the Life and Labors of George Whitefield by J.C. Ryle
✔25. a book of your choice: The Tehran Initiative by Joel C. Rosenberg
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

✔ 27. a book with a great cover: Embracing the End by VJJ Dunn
✔ 28. a book about Christian living: Let's Roll by Lisa Beamer
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
✔30. a book of your choice: Thief by Linda Windsor
✔31. a sad book: The Hidden Village by Imogen Matthews
✔32. a book that looks easy to read: Beginning the End by VJJ Dunn
_ 33. a book of poetry
✔34. a book of 240 pages or more: A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton Porter
✔35. a book by Jerry Bridges: The Pursuit of Holiness
✔36. a novel by an author you have never read before: Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
_ 37. a book about Christian living
✔38. a memoir or autobiography: The Autobiography of George Muller
_ 39. a play
✔40. a book of your choices: Rebel, Brides of Alba #3, by Linda Windsor
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
✔42. a book by a female author: Surviving the End by VJJ Dunn
_ 43. a book about theology
✔44. a book based on a true story: In the Presence of My Enemies by Gracia Burnham
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
✔ 48. a book you own but have never read: Nostradamus: Attack on America
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
✔51. a book of your choice: Maggie by Charles Martin
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

✔53. a book with a verb in the title: Escape from Warsaw by Ian Serraillier
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
✔57. a book about apologetics or worldview: Apostate, The Men who Destroyed the Christian West
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
✔60. a book of your choice: The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
✔71. a book by someone from a different continent than you: Treasure Island
_ 72. a book about books or reading
✔ 73. a book of your choice: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Ann Jacobs
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
✔78. a Christian novel: Healer by Linda Windsor
✔79. a biography of a Christian: Warriors Don't Cry by Melba Pattillo Beals
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
✔82. a novel longer than 400 pages: The Twelfth Imam by Joel C. Rosenberg
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
✔88. a book about suffering: Loosing Cooper by J.J. Jasper
✔89. a book of your choice: Conquering the End by VJJ Dunn
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
✔96. a book for children or teens: Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
✔103. a book about an interest of yours: The More of Less by Joshua Becker
✔104. a book written in the 19th century: Ten Days in a Mad House by Nellie Bly


message 9: by Timothy (new)

Timothy Chan (ahtimsir) | 9 comments I can't believe I doing this challenge for the 4th year in a row! This year my goal is still 52 books, and I'm going to be reading a few books that a lot of people have already read, but sadly I actually haven't read myself :p

#1 Biography ...... Becoming Dallas Willard: The Formation of a Philosopher, Teacher, and Christ Follower (Gary W. Moon)
#2 Novel ...... The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (C.S. Lewis)
#3 About History ...... 1776 (David McCullough)
#4 Targeted at Opposite Gender ...... The Beauty Myth: How Images of Beauty Are Used Against Women (Naomi Wolf)
#5 Christian Living ...... The Prodigal God (Tim Keller)
#6 > 400 Pages ...... Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race (Beverly Daniel Tatum)
#7 Friend Recommendation ...... Pursuing Justice (Ken Wytsma)
#8 Christian Living ...... Strong and Weak: Embracing a Life of Love, Risk and True Flourishing (Andy Crouch)
#9 > 100 Years Old ...... The Glory of Christ (John Owen)
#10 By Or About a Missionary ...... A Retrospect (Updated Edition): The Story Behind My Zeal for Missions (J. Hudson Taylor)
#11 For Children or Teens ...... Wonder (R.J. Palacio)
#12 Your Choice ...... How to Hug a Porcupine: Negotiating the Prickly Points of the Tween Years (Julie A. Ross)
#13 From a “Best of 2018” List ...... All That's Good: Recovering the Lost Art of Discernment (Hannah Anderson)
#14 Commentary ...... Judges, Ruth: The NIV Application Commentary (K. Lawson Younger)
#15 Written by Puritan ...... The Mystery of Providence (John Flavel)
#16 By Or About a Missionary ...... Daring to Hope: Finding God's Goodness in the Broken and the Beautiful (Katie Davis Majors)
#17 Theology ...... Union with Christ: The Way to Know and Enjoy God (Rankin Wilbourne)
#18 Can Finish in a Weekend ...... Create: Stop Making Excuses and Start Making Stuff (Stephen Altrogge)
#19 Family Member Recommendation ...... Married for God: Making Your Marriage the Best It Can Be (Christopher Ash)
#20 About Aging ...... Finishing Our Course with Joy: Guidance from God for Engaging with Our Aging (J. I. Packer)
#21 Published in 2019 ...... Where Reasons End: A Novel (Yiyun Li)
#22 Current NYT Bestseller ...... Educated: A Memoir (Tara Westover)
#23 About Church History ...... Divine Intention: How God's Work in the Early Church Empowers Us Today (Larry Shallenberger)
#24 < 100 Pages ...... Lost: When the dream turns to a nightmare (Jonty Allcock)
#25 Your Choice ...... Mom, sex is NO big deal!: Becoming your daughter's ally in developing a healthy sexual identity (Sharon Hersh)
#26 About Music or a Musician ...... The Heart of Technical Excellence (Curt Taipale)
#27 Great Cover ...... Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
#28 Christian Living ...... Accidental Pharisees (Larry Osborne)
#29 By C.S.Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien ...... The Return of the King (J.R.R. Tolkien)
#30 Your Choice ...... Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business (Neil Postman)
#31 Sad Book ...... Choosing to SEE (Mary Beth Chapman)
#32 Looks Easy To Read ...... Gender: A Conversation Guide for Parents and Pastors (Brian Seagraves, Hunter Leavine)
#33 Poetry ...... The Crossover (Kwame Alexander)
#34 > 240 Pages ...... Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions about Life and Sexuality (Nancy Pearcey)
#35 By Jerry Bridges ...... The Discipline of Grace (Jerry Bridges)
#36 Author You Never Read Before ...... When Sinners Say “I Do” (Dave Harvey)
#37 Christian Living ...... Love Does: Discover a Secretly Incredible Life in an Ordinary World (Bob Goff)
#38 Memoir or Autobiography ...... The Pastor: A Memoir (Eugene H. Peterson)
#39 Play ...... August: Osage County (Tracy Letts)
#40 Your Choice ...... We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations That Matter (Celeste Headlee)
#41 Endorsed by J.I. Packer ...... Holy Subversion: Allegiance to Christ in an Age of Rivals (Trevin Wax)
#42 Female Author ...... Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved (Kate Bowler)
#43 Theology ...... Doxology and Theology: How the Gospel Forms the Worship Leader (Matt Boswell)
#44 Based on True Story ...... Tombstones and Banana Trees (Medad Birungi)
#45 You May Disagree With ...... Searching for Sunday (Rachel Held Evans)
#46 About Friendship ...... Befriend (Scott Sauls)
#47 Graphic Novel ...... The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir (Thi Bui)
#48 Own But Never Read ...... Adopted for Life (Updated and Expanded Edition): The Priority of Adoption for Christian Families and Churches (Russell Moore)
#49 Targeted at Your Gender ...... Future Men (Douglas Wilson)
#50 Christian Living ...... Evangelism in a Skeptical World: How to Make the Unbelievable News about Jesus More Believable (Sam Chan)
#51 Your Choice ...... Don't Waste Your Life (John Piper)
#52 About Sports or an Athlete ...... Molina: The Story of the Father Who Raised an Unlikely Baseball Dynasty (Bengie Molina)


message 10: by Shelly (last edited Jan 07, 2019 05:37AM) (new)

Shelly (sduffer1) | 1 comments Goal: 52 books
Progress: 0 books

The Light Reader

_ 1. a biography
_ 2. a novel
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
_ 6. a book with at least 400 pages
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
_ 8. a book about Christian living
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary
_ 11. a book for children or teens
_ 12. a book of your choice
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
_ 21. a book published in 2019
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
_ 24. a book of 100 pages or less
_ 25. a book of your choice
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
✔ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 11: by Lisa (last edited Mar 05, 2019 08:43PM) (new)

Lisa Doorenbos | 9 comments Goal: #52 books
Progress: #6 books

The Light Reader

✔1. a biography - Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
✔ 2. a novel - The House We Grew Up In
_ 3. a book about history - Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers Who Helped Win World War II
✔ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender - Wild at Heart Revised and Updated: Discovering the Secret of a Man's Soul
✔ 5. a book about Christian living - The Hole in Our Gospel: What Does God Expect of Us? the Answer That Changed My Life and Might Just Change the World
✔6. a book with at least 400 pages - The Poisonwood Bible
_ 7. a book a friend recommends - The Children
_ 8. a book about Christian living - My Heart--Christ's Home
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old - A Study in Scarlet
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary - Through Gates of Splendor
✔ 11. a book for children or teens - The Book with No Pictures
_ 12. a book of your choice - Art of Neighboring
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list - I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible- John
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan - The Mortification of Sin
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary -
_ 17. a book about theology - Five Points: Towards a Deeper Experience of God's Grace
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend - Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member - Praying the Bible
_ 20. a book about aging - My Mom My Hero -Alzheimer's, A Mother and Daughter's Bittersweet Journey
_ 21. a book published in 2019 - Sherwood
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers - Almost Everything: Notes on Hope
_ 23. a book about church history - Church History 101: The Highlights of Twenty Centuries
_ 24. a book of 100 pages or less - Risk is Right: Better to Lose Your Life Than to Waste It
_ 25. a book of your choice - Shopping for Time: How to Do It All and Not Be Overwhelmed
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 12: by Jan (last edited Dec 19, 2019 03:33PM) (new)

Jan | 11 comments ✔ copy/paste for completed category

Goal: 29 books (for VT and 45 for overall Goodreads goal)
Progress: 7 books
The Light Reader - 0/13 books
The Avid Reader - 0/29 books
The Committed Reader - 0/52 books
The Obsessed Reader - 0/104 books

The Light Reader

_ 1. a biography
✔ 2. a novel - The Almost Sisters
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
✔ 6. a book with at least 400 pages - How to Read a Book by Adler
✔ 7. a book a friend recommends - A Christmas Carol
✔ 8. a book about Christian living - That Hideous Strength: how the west was lost by M. Tinker
✔ 9. a book more than 100 years old - Little Women
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary
✔ 11. a book for children or teens - Betsy-Tacy; Betsy-Tacy and Tib; Betsy-Tacy Go Over the Big Hill
✔ 12. a book of your choice - The Great Gatsby
✔ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list - Convenience Store Woman

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
✔ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend - Shelf Life by George Grant
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
✔ 21. a book published in 2019 - The Printed Letter Bookshop
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
✔ 24. a book of 100 pages or less - Are Women Human by Dorothy Sayers
✔ 25. a book of your choice - Northanger Abbey
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
✔ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before The Solace of Water
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
✔ 42. a book by a female author - On Reading Well
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press 
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 13: by JJ (last edited Feb 27, 2019 07:53AM) (new)

JJ Rice | 2 comments Goal: 12 books
Progress: 2 books

The Light Reader

_ 1. a biography
_ 2. a novel
_ 3. a book about history
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
_ 6. a book with at least 400 pages
_ 7. a book a friend recommends
_ 8. a book about Christian living
_ 9. a book more than 100 years old
_ 10. a book by or about a missionary
_ 11. a book for children or teens
✔ 12. a book of your choice - Joseph: Understanding God's Purpose
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
_ 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
_ 21. a book published in 2019
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
✔ 24. a book of 100 pages or less - Preaching in the Holy Spirit
_ 25. a book of your choice
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

_ 27. a book with a great cover
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
_ 31. a sad book
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
_ 38. a memoir or autobiography
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

_ 53. a book with a verb in the title
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


message 14: by Anna (last edited Jun 28, 2019 10:28AM) (new)

Anna I am participating in this challenge. I recently joined this group to get ideas for books to complete some of the challenges.

Goal: #104 books
Progress: 16 books

The Light Reader

X 1. a biography George MacDonald: A Biography of Scotland's Beloved Storyteller
X 2. a novel Prophet
X 3. a book about history A History of the English Speaking Peoples, 4 Vols
_ 4. a book targeted at the opposite gender
_ 5. a book about Christian living
X 6. a book with at least 400 pages Boneman's Daughters
X 7. a book a friend recommends The Silver Hand
_ 8. a book about Christian living
X 9. a book more than 100 years old Uncle Tom's Cabin
X 10. a book by or about a missionary Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption
X 11. a book for children or teens The Battle of the Labyrinth
X 12. a book of your choice Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
_ 13. a book from a "Best of 2018" list

The Avid Reader

_ 14. a commentary on a book of the Bible
_ 15. a book written by a Puritan
_ 16. a book by or about a missionary
_ 17. a book about theology
X 18. a book you think you can finish in a weekend Homeless Bird
_ 19. a book recommended by a family member
_ 20. a book about aging
_ 21. a book published in 2019
_ 22. a book on the current New York Times list of bestsellers
_ 23. a book about church history
X 24. a book of 100 pages or less A Christmas Carol
X 25. a book of your choice Ghostman
_ 26. a book about music or a musician

The Committed Reader

X 27. a book with a great cover Blackfish City
_ 28. a book about Christian living
_ 29. a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien
_ 30. a book of your choice
X 31. a sad book The Soldier's Wife
_ 32. a book that looks easy to read
_ 33. a book of poetry
_ 34. a book of 240 pages or more
_ 35. a book by Jerry Bridges
_ 36. a novel by an author you have never read before
_ 37. a book about Christian living
X 38. a memoir or autobiography The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
_ 39. a play
_ 40. a book of your choice
_ 41. a book endorsed by J.I. Packer
_ 42. a book by a female author
_ 43. a book about theology
_ 44. a book based on a true story
_ 45. a book you think you may disagree with
_ 46. a book about friendship
_ 47. a graphic novel
_ 48. a book you own but have never read
_ 49. a book targeted at your gender
_ 50. a book about Christian living
_ 51. a book of your choice
_ 52. a book about sports or an athlete

The Obsessed Reader

X 53. a book with a verb in the title Swipe
_ 54. a book about church history
_ 55. a book about Canada, set in Canada, or written by a Canadian
_ 56. a book about animals
_ 57. a book about apologetics or worldview
_ 58. a book on the ECPA bestseller list
_ 59. a biography of an American president
_ 60. a book of your choice
_ 61. a book about singleness
_ 62. a book about parenting
_ 63. a book about Christian living
_ 64. a book by John MacArthur
_ 65. a book about business or productivity
_ 66. a book about theology
_ 67. a book about marriage or relationships
_ 68. a photo essay book
_ 69. a book of comics
_ 70. a book about Europe
_ 71. a book by someone from a different continent than you
_ 72. a book about books or reading
_ 73. a book of your choice
_ 74. a book by or about Francis Schaeffer
_ 75. a book about evangelism
_ 76. a book by an author you've always meant to read
_ 77. a book you have read before
_ 78. a Christian novel
_ 79. a biography of a Christian
_ 80. a book about science
_ 81. a book about gender or sexuality
_ 82. a novel longer than 400 pages
_ 83. a book about counseling
_ 84. a book about the Bible
_ 85. a book recommended by a pastor or church leader
_ 86. a book published by New Growth Press
_ 87. a book with an ugly cover
_ 88. a book about suffering
_ 89. a book of your choice
_ 90. a book about Christian living
_ 91. a book about church history
_ 92. a book about money or finance
_ 93. a book about church membership
_ 94. a book by a Puritan
_ 95. a book about theology
_ 96. a book for children or teens
_ 97. a book by Kevin DeYoung
_ 98. a book about writing
_ 99. a book about a city, country, or region
_ 100. a biography of a former world leader
_ 101. a book produced by 9Marks Ministries
_ 102. a book of your choice
_ 103. a book about an interest of yours
_ 104. a book written in the 19th century


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