2017 Reading Challenges


Goodreads Reading Challenge

Goodreads challenges

Hosted by: Goodreads

Goal: 50 books

Check my progress here


Around the Year in 52 Book Challenge

Hosted by: Laura, Zaz, Sophie, Emm and Katie

Goodreads group

Challenges underlined have been completed

1. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2016
2. A book with at least 2 perspectives (multiple points of view)
3. A book you meant to read in 2016
4. A title that doesn’t contain the letter “E”
5. A historical fiction
6. A book being released as a movie in 2017
7. A book with an animal on the cover or in the title
8. A book written by a person of colour
9. A book in the middle of your To Be Read list
10. A dual-timeline novel

11. A category from another challenge
12. A book based on a myth
13. A book recommended by one of your favourite authors 
14. A book with a strong female character
15. A book written or set in Scandinavia
16. A mystery
17. A book with illustrations
18. A really long book (600+ pages)
19. A New York Times best seller
20. A book that you’ve owned for a while but haven’t gotten around to reading
21. A book that is a continuation of a book you’ve already read
22. A book by an author you haven’t read before
23. A book from the BBC “The Big Read” list
24. A book written by at least two authors
25. A book about a famous historical figure
26. An adventure book
27. A book by one of your favourite authors
28. A non-fiction
29. A book published outside the 4 major publishing houses
30. A book from Goodreads Top 100 YA Books
31. A book from a sub-genre of your favourite genre
32. A book with a long title (5+ words, excluding subtitle)
33. A magical realism novel
34. A book set in or by an author from the Southern Hemisphere
35. A book where one of the main characters is royalty
36. A Hugo Award winner or nominee
37. A book you choose randomly
38. A novel inspired by a work of classic literature
39. An epistolary fiction
40. A book published in 2017
41. A book with an unreliable narrator
42. A best book of the 21st century (so far)
43. A book with a chilling atmosphere 
44. A recommendation from “What Should I Read Next”
45. A book with a one word title
46. A time travel novel
47. A Book with a title, setting or subject having to do with a museum
48. A banned book
49. A book from someone else’s bookshelf
45. A book with a one-word title
50. A Penguin Modern Classic
51. A collection 
52. A book set in a fictional location