With trumpet fanfare and ticker tape floating in the air, I present you with the list of reading challenges I have chosen to pursue this year. There is a fair number here so fasten your safety belts and off we go.
Austenesque Lovers TBR Pile Challenge GoodReads Group
Requirements: Any book associated with Jane Austen, her novels, or non-fic about the Regency Period from the TBR pile.
GOAL: Anne Elliot Level 21 Books
Clean Off Your E-Reader (COYER) Blackout hosted by Berls @ Fantasy is more Fun, Michelle @ Because Reading, and Stormi @Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My!
Dec 17, 2016 through Mar 3, 2017
Requirements: ebooks, eARCs, or audios owned prior to 12/17/16 purchased for under $1 ($5 audios)
GOAL: 50 books
Read All the Books hosted by Anna @ Herding Cats Burning Soup
Ongoing- No Deadline
Requirements: All books by author under all pseudo-names and at least 45 books unread before starting challenge
GOAL: Read all books by Nalini Singh
TBR Challenge hosted by Bev @ My Reader’s Block GoodReads Group
This challenge is also offered through her blog.
Requirements: Books must be acquired prior to 12.31.16
GOAL: Mt Toro Level 75 books
Blogger Shame hosted by Anna @ Herding Cats Burning Soup
Requirements: Any review book overdue by 4+ months
GOAL: 30 books (technically I only have 12 but I also want to read some of the unsolicited on my stack, too)
New Release hosted by Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookviews and Stormi @ Books Movies Reviews! Oh My!
Requirements: Books have to be 100 pages + and released after 1.1.17
GOAL: New Release Pro Level 60 books
Audio hosted by Melanie & Loupe @ Hot Listens and Kimberly @ Caffeinated Book Reviews
Requirements: Audio books only
GOAL: Marathoner Level 50+ books
Books N Tunes hosted by Shari & Sophia @ Delighted Reader
Requirements: Romance books matched with a tune
GOAL: Raging Rocker Level 50 books
Literary Pickers hosted by Shari & Sophia @ Delighted Reader
Requirements: Romance books, one word per book
GOAL: Pro Picker Level 50+ books
Series That Never Ends hosted by Shari @ Delighted Reader
Requirements: Romance 5 book minimum
GOAL: Nalini Singh’s Psi-Changling series 12 books
Bad Boys hosted by Shari @ Delighted Reader
Requirements: Romance, hero is a bad boy type figure
GOAL: Taking the Bad Boy to the Altar Level 15+ books
Romance Roundabout hosted by Fran, Annie, Suzanne and Angela @ Under the Covers GoodReads Group
Requirements: read romance in all categories listed
GOAL: Guru Level of 5 books per 15 categories
Oldie But A Goodie hosted by Renee @ Addicted to Romance
Requirements: Historical Romance published before 2008
GOAL: The Newbie Looking For Swoonworthy Adventure 10 Books
I’ll update my progress once a month through our The Monthly Report post. I’ve also created GoodReads shelves for each of these challenges if anyone would like to see the specific titles I’ve read for any of the challenges. Feel free to friend or follow me there to see my shelves: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/13418187.Sophia_Rose
Are you doing any of these challenges, too? Looks to be a fun reading year. Wish me luck and may you discover some fabulous reads this year, too.