2016 Reading Challenges

I’m trying something I’ve never done before – a reading challenge! Or two… or more if I feel up to it.
My rules say, a book can cross one off the list for multiple lists.
Here goes!

 

A-Z TITLE CHALLENGE
The goal: Read a book starting with each letter of the alphabet.
The challenge: Letters like X…. But I’ll give it a try!
D –>
E –> Ever The Hunted by Erin Summerill
        Up Over Down Under by Micol Ostow & Noah Harlan
V –>
W –> Who I Am With You by Missy Fleming
       Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones
X –>
Y –>
Z –>

 

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE

(With a couple minor modifications)

 

A book based on a fairytale –>  Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones
A National Book Award winner –>
A YA bestseller –>
A book you haven’t read since high school –>
A book set in your home state –>
A book set in the future –> Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead
A book set in Europe –>Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones
A book that’s under 150 pages –> Squirrel Bait by Chip Davis
A New York Times bestseller –> Spark Joy by Marie Kondo
A book that’s becoming a movie this year –>Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
A book recommended by someone you just met –> Walk The Edge by Katie McGarry (Thunder Road #2)
A self-improvement book –> Spark Joy by Marie Kondo
A book you can finish in a day –> Athena The Brain (Goddess Girls #1)
A book from Oprah’s Book Club –>
A science fiction novel –> Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead
A book recommended by a family member –>
A graphic novel –>
A book that is published in 2016 –> Remembrance: A Mediator Novel by Meg Cabot
A book with a protagonist who has your occupation (designer, freelance, work from home mom, writer, or any other job I do) –>
A book that takes place during summer –> Lexie Maxwell & One Spooky House by Heather & Tara Balog
A book and it’s prequel –>
A murder mystery –> Kernel of Truth by Kristi Abbott
A book written by a comedian –>
A dystopian novel –>
A book with a blue cover –> Paperglass by A. R. Ivanovitch
A book from the library –> Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead
A book about a road trip –>
A book about a culture you’re unfamiliar with –> Fifteen Lanes by S. J. Laidlaw
A satirical book –>
A book that takes place on an island –>
A book that’s guaranteed to bring you joy –>

 

COLOR COVER CHALLENGE
I just made this one up, but I’m sure others have done this.
Pretty self-explanatory, the predominate color of the cover is the color below.
(I’m leaving myself the option to list multiple books for each color.)

 

Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Blue
Purple
Black
White
Gray
Superstition by Lucy Fenton
Cream