Tag: reading challenges

May Clean Sweep ARC Challenge

May Clean Sweep ARC Challenge

I’ve signed up for the Clean Sweep ARC Challenge in May, hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer and Addicted to Happily Ever After: For the fourth year in a row during the month of May we will be challenging you to get those advanced reading copies read!  These can be e-arc’s, finished copies, audio and… Read more »

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Monthly Wrap-Up – March 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up – March 2016

Challenges Title links go to reviews. Goodreads 2016 Reading Challenge I read 21 books in March toward my goal of 180 books. I’m currently at 42% of my yearly goal, or a total of 76 books — 31 books ahead of schedule! Full disclosure: this month’s total includes a picture book, a coloring book,… Read more »

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Monthly Wrap-Up — February 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up — February 2016

Challenges Title links go to reviews. COYER Going Back To Basics – read in February To Scotland with Love (Patricia Griffin) – $1.99 ‘Til Death Do Us Part (Amanda Quick) – ARC What We Find (Robyn Carr) – ARC Death and the Brewmaster’s Widow (Loretta Ross) – ARC Restoree (Anne McCaffrey) – $1.99 Switcheroo (Aaron Elkins) – ARC… Read more »

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Monthly Wrap-Up – January 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up – January 2016

  I’m going to try to do a monthly or bi-monthly wrap-up showing my challenges and my personal and blog goals. I hope it will keep me focused on my goals and make me more accountable for reaching them, too!   Challenges The progress bars and lists show only books I’ve… Read more »

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2015 Year-End Challenge Wrap-Up

2015 Year-End Challenge Wrap-Up

As usual, I did really well with some of my year-long challenges but failed a couple of them pretty badly. Here’s where things stand as of Dec. 28, 2015:   I passed the challenge! My goal was 12 books. I read and reviewed 14, and read several others that I haven’t reviewed yet (but will try… Read more »

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Blogger Shame Review Challenge (2016)

Blogger Shame Review Challenge (2016)

If you’ve been blogging for a while chances are you have a few (or more than a few lol) review books that have slipped through the cracks. Eeps! The Blogger Shame Review Challenge–cohosted by herding cats & burning soup and Addicted to Happily Ever After– is all about dusting off… Read more »

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COYER Going Back to Basics – Goals

COYER Going Back to Basics – Goals

I’m signing up for the COYER Going Back to Basics challenge, which runs Dec. 19 through March 5 (I think.) It’s hosted by Fantasy is More Fun, Because Reading & Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My!  COYER is a challenge to work on your virtual pile (um, mountain) of free and bargain ebooks… Read more »

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HoHoHo Read-a-thon Wrap Up

HoHoHo Read-a-thon Wrap Up

I completed the HoHoHo Read-A-Thon hosted by Bookshelfery and Caffeinated Book Reviewer (Nov. 12-17) and did better than I expected. Despite the pressure of a freelance project deadline and some sad personal news, I finished 3 books of short stories/novellas, 2 individual novellas, and 2 novels. Yay!  I got to participate in one of the challenges but sadly,… Read more »

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