Monday, January 09, 2012

Reading Challenges 2012

I couldn't stay away from reading challenges. Sadly, some of my favourite reading challenges from last year did not continue this year. These were the ones I found that interested me (the last one makes me giggle):

1. Name: 2012 Book Blogger Recommendation Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: Reading with Teguila
Goal: Level I - 5 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 7/5

2. Name: Finishing the Series 2012 VICTORY!
Hosted by: Finishing the Series Reading Challenge Blog
Goal: Level 3 - finish three series
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Series Read: 11/3

3. Name: Mystery and Suspense Reading Challenge 2012 VICTORY!
Hosted by: Book Chick City
Goal: Level 1 -read 12 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 14/12

4. Name: Mount TBR Reading Challenge
Hosted by: My Reader's Block
Goal: Pike's Peak -12 books from the TBR pile
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 10/12

5. Name: 2012 Audio Book Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: Teresa's Reading Corner
Goal: Going Steady -listen to 12 audio books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 17/12

6. Name: 2012 Dystopian Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: Book Journey
Goal: Intermediate Post World Trainee 4-6 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 8/4

7. Name: Speculative Fiction Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: BaffledBooks 2.0
Goal: In Nirvana - 24 novels
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 34/24

8. Name: 1st in a Series Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: A Few More Challenges
Goal: Series Lover -6 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 8/6

9. Name: 2nds Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: A Few More Challenges
Goal: A Full Plate -12 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 13/12

10. Name: New Authors Challenge 2012 VICTORY!
Hosted by: Literary Escapism
Goal: 15 New Authors
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
New Authors Discovered: 25/15

11. Name: Read the Bible 2012
Hosted by: Alysha DeShae
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 0/66 -using One Year Bible so far no books finished but keeping up with the daily reading

12. Name: 2012 Young Adult Reading Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: The Eclectic Bookshelf
Goal: The Mini YA Challenge -12 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 25/12

13. Name: What's In A Name 5
Hosted by: Beth Fish Reads
Goal: Read a title that fits all 6 categories
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 2/6

14. Name: All the Books of Pern Challenge 2012 VICTORY!
Hosted by: West Virginia Red Reads
Goal: Blue - 6 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 6/6

15. Name: Game of Thrones Reading Challenge 2012
Hosted by: The Lit B
Goal: Read the series - 5 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 0/5

16. Name: 2012 Women's Murder Club Reading Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: Darlene's Book Nook
Goal: Level 5 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 5/5

17. Name: 2012 Chunkster Challenge
Hosted by: Chunkster Reading Challenge
Goal: The Chubby Chunkster - 4 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 3/4

18. Name: Tea and Books Reading Challenge
Hosted by: The Book Garden
Goal: Chamomile Lover - 2 books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 0/2

19. Name: Outdo Yourself 2012 VICTORY!
Hosted by: The Book Vixen
Goal: Breaking a sweat – Read 11–15 more books
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Books Read: 11/11

20. Name: The Reading Challenge Addict Challenge VICTORY!
Hosted by: Reading Challenge Addict
Goal: Easy as Pie 1-5 Challenges completed
Time: Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2012
Completed Challenges: 14/1-5

Are you participating in any reading challenge this year? Do you have a suggestion for one I could try? Please leave a comment below.

1 comment:

Sarah said...

I love the Audio book challenge. It's such a great way to experience a book in a different way.

If you're looking for more, I'm hosting both an ebook challenge and a self-published challenge at www.workadayreads.com

You might also like the Canadian Book Challenge hosted by The Book Mine Set (http://bookmineset.blogspot.com/). It runs Jul 1-Jun 30 but you can join anytime.