03/01/2016

2016 READING CHALLENGE

I came across this challenge on Becca's blog (here), although I believe it was originaly posted (here). I thought, what a great way to read a wider range of books and to expand my reading. I'm going to attempt it, I can't promise that it'll be complete though! I've decided to try a lot of things in 2016, so let's see how it all goes. I feel like I'll just forget about half of it!

Here's the challenge, I can't wait to see if I can complete it! I will cheat a little and cross a few off with one book, but hey life still happens you know!

A book based on a fairytale The Wrath and the Dawn (it counts, ok?)
A national book award winner
A YA bestseller
A book you haven't read since high school 
A book set in your home state The Girl on the Train 
A book translated to English  
A romance set in the future 
A book set in Europe Prisoner of Night and Fog
A book that's under 150 pages
A New York Times bestseller
A book that's becoming a movie this year
A book recommended by someone you just met 
A self improvement book 
A book you can finish in a day 
A book written by a celebrity
A political memoir 
A book at least 100 years older than you 
A book that's more than 600 pages
A book from Oprah's Book Club 
A science-fiction novel
A book recommended by a family member 
A graphic novel 
A book that is published by 2016 
A book with a protagonist who has your occupation 
A book that takes place during Summer The Girl on the Train 
A book and its prequel 
A murder mystery Prisoner of Night and Fog
A book written by a comedian
A dystopian novel
A book with a blue cover
A book of poetry
The first book you see in a bookstore
A classic from the 20th century
A book from the library 
An autobiography
A book about a road trip 
A book about a culture you're unfamiliar with The Wrath and the Dawn
A satirical book 
A book that takes place on an island
A book that's guaranteed to bring you joy  

I'd love recommendations for any of these challenges! Especially for some of the ones I'd find a little harder to read (Political memoir, a book by a celebrity, a graphic novel, a book 100 years older than me(what) and autobiography etc). So recommendations are more than welcome!:)


Are you doing the 2016 Reading Challenge?

12 comments:

  1. I really want to do a reading challenge! Couldn't read that many though, it'll take me forever hahaha! 🎀
    http://denbraberbeauty.blogspot.co.uk/?m=1

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    1. I'm honestly terrified I'm not going to complete it and everyone will laugh at me hahaha :(

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  2. I did the 2015 one but I failed XD So I don't think I'll be joining this one, since I felt so much pressure last year to complete it and I don't want to feel it again :D Goodluck!


    Tasya // The Literary Huntress

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    1. Ahh that sucks! I don't want to feel pressure, but I'm motivated to do it (for now) ahahah!

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  3. I'm doing the challenge for the first time this year! I'm quite excited to see how I've done by the end of the year.

    http://aimee-barnes.blogspot.co.uk

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  4. I would love to a challenge like this, but its hard enough for me to stick to basic TBR let alone specific challenges (laughing emoji)

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    1. That's the same with me! I suck with all of it, but this year I want to give it a try and see!

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  5. What a challenge! Good luck! x

    <a href="http://isabelmarcelo.com>Isabel Marcelo</a>

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  6. Yay! So glad you're doing this :) good luck!

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    1. Thanks hun! I'm actually really excited about doing it, I need to broaden my reading!

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