My Challenges

2020 Challenges

Overall goal: 75 books

#20for20books (Insta)

Goal: Read 20 books you own (I’m going for books I owned before 2020, not recently bought)

  1. The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
  2. A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi

12 reads from 12 friends (Insta)

I chose 12 friends to recommend me a book, here are the picks:

  • [January] The Hazel Wood (@estherthreetimes)
  • [February] All Systems Red (@spinatale) 
  • [March] The Lovely and the Lost (@cbookaddiction)
  • [April] Sleeping Giants, audio (@thepagemistress)
  • [May] The Name of the Wind (@br.enda)
  • [June] The Kingdom (@readerrewind)
  • [July] Dark Lover (my IRL bestie Jessi)
  • [August] Malice (@asthebookends)
  • [September] The Golden Compass (@writergrrlreads)
  • [October] The Physick Book Deliverance Dane (@rheya_reads)
  • [November] Scythe, audio (@bookloverinblue)
  • [December] Well Met (@booktingles)

52 Reading Challenges by Shelflove Crate

I’m not sure I’ll get through all 52 cards, but I definitely want to try to do as many as possible! I’m starting off picking 1 card a week (to try to stick to 1 challenge a week), but I probably won’t try to stick to a strict schedule.

  • [Week 1] A book with murder – Winterwood
  • [Week 2] A novella – Memento
  • [Week 3] One word title – Raybearer 
  • [Week 4] A book from your bottom shelf – Daughter of the Blood (DNF)
  • [Week 5] A retelling – I Hate Fairyland 
  • [Week 6] A book with witches – Witches of Ash & Ruin
  • [Week 7] A historical – Kingdom of Back (DNF)
  • [Week 8] A book released in your birth month – Rage of Dragons
  • [Week 9] Has “without” in the title – A World Without You


Re-read Challenge

Goal: At least 10 re-reads

  1. Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa


Reading Bingo


Listen to an audiobook – Foundryside

A book w/ a number in the title – Seven Deadly Shadows

Read a book you own – Hazel Wood


A book with a weapon on the cover – Soul of the Sword

A book with an animal sidekick – Damsel

Read a book with magic – Night of the Dragon


Read a book with red on the cover – Witches of Ash & Ruin

An author you’ve never read – Rachel Caine

Read a standalone – A Very Large Expanse of Sea

Outside of your comfort zone – Daisy Jones & The Six


A book with a one word title – Winterwood

A book with a male protag – Call Down the Hawk

Finish a series – This Vicious Cure


A book that’s been on your TBR a really long time – Honor Among Thieves

A book from a debut author – Raybearer

A book set in the future – Goddess in the Machine

Previous Challenges


Overall goal: 50 books
Completed 55/50


Overall goal: 100 books
Completed 141/100

Immortal Reading Challenge
Contemporary Challenge (Chick Loves Lit)
Mythology Challenge
New Author Challenge (Literary Escapism)
Debut Author Challenge
Sophomore Reading Challenge
ABC Reading Challenge


Overall goal: 100 books
Completed 100/100

Sophomore Reading Challenge
Debut Author Challenge
Standalone Reading Challenge
Dystopia Reading Challenge
Audiobook Challenge



Overall goal: 60 books
Completed 62/60



Overall goal: 90 books
Completed 96/90

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Overall goal: 75 books
Completed 75/75

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Overall goal: 20 books
Completed 20/20


Overall goal: 75 books
Completed 81/75


Overall goal: 60 books
Completed 69/60

Monthly Challenges

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