2016

Goodreads- 2016 in Books

Β  Read 70 Books – Read 86 books.

  1. a book based on a fairy tale
  2. a National Book Award winner
  3. a YA bestseller
  4. a book you haven’t read since high school; Seize the Night by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  5. a book set in your home state
  6. a book translated to English – The Girl and the Bomb by Jari JΓ€rvΓ«la
  7. a romance set in the future
  8. a book set in Europe – Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  9. a book that’s under 150 pages
  10. a New York Times bestseller
  11. a book that’s becoming a movie this year
  12. a book recommended by someone you just met
  13. a self-improvement book
  14. a book you can finish in a day
  15. a book written by a celebrity
  16. a political memoir
  17. a book at least 100 years older than you
  18. a book that’s more than 600 pages; A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
  19. a book from Oprah’s Book Club
  20. a science-fiction novel
  21. a book recommended by a family member
  22. a graphic novel; A + E 4ever ny I. Merey
  23. a book that is published in 2016
  24. a book with a protagonist who has your occupation
  25. a book that takes place during Summer
  26. a book and its prequel
  27. a murder mystery
  28. a book written by a comedian
  29. a dystopian novel
  30. a book with a blue cover
  31. a book of poetry; Crush by Richard Siken
  32. the first book you see in a bookstore
  33. a classic from the 20th century
  34. a book from the library
  35. an autobiography
  36. a book about a road trip
  37. a book about a culture you’re unfamiliar with; A Small Country About to Vanish by Victoria Avilan
  38. a satirical book
  39. a book that place on an island
  40. a book that’s guaranteed to bring you joy

 

52 Book Challenge

Read 10/52

  1. A book you meant to read in 2015, but didn’t – A + E 4ever by I. Merey
  2. A book set in a different continent; A Small Country About to Vanish by Victoria Avilan
  3. A book from the Goodreads Choice Awards 2015 (winner or nominated)
  4. A book by an author you discovered in 2015
  5. A book with a title beginning with the 1st letter of your name
  6. The highest rated on your TBR
  7. A book about books
  8. A classic book with less than 200 pages
  9. A book that was mentioned in another book
  10. A book by an author you feel you should have read by now
  11. A book from the Rory Gilmore challenge
  12. A childhood classic
  13. Reader’s Choice
  14. A book with one of the five W’s -or H in the title (Who/What/Where/When/Why/How)
  15. A book set in the past (more than 100 years ago) – Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  16. A book from the top 100 mystery novels
  17. A book with a beautiful cover
  18. A book on a summer/beach reading list
  19. A non-fiction book; We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi
  20. A book with a first name in the title
  21. A book from the Goodreads Recommendations page
  22. The first book in a new to you series; The Paper Magician by Charlie N. Homberg
  23. The next book in a series you are reading – City of Glass by Cassandra Clare
  24. A “between the numbers” book of a series (0.5, 1,5, 2.5, etc.); Steel Scars by Victoria Aveyard
  25. A book whose main character is in a profession that interests you
  26. A book everyone is talking about
  27. A book with a beautiful title (in your own opinion)
  28. A biography, autobiography, or memoir
  29. A book by an author who writes under more than one name
  30. A fairytale from a culture other than your own
  31. A work of young adult fiction
  32. A historical fiction book
  33. The 16th book on your TBR
  34. A book about mental illness; Falling Into Place by Amy Zhang
  35. An award winning book
  36. An identity book – a book about a different culture, religion or sexual orientation; Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan
  37. A book that you’ve seen the movie of but haven’t read
  38. A book about an anti hero
  39. A previous suggestion that did not make it into the list
  40. A novella from your favorite genre
  41. A book about a major world event (fiction or non-fiction)
  42. A top 100 fantasy novel
  43. A book about a thing that goes bump in the night
  44. A book you’re embarrassed to read in public
  45. A book related to a hobby or passion you have
  46. A crime story
  47. A book with a type of food/drink in the title
  48. A dystopia
  49. A book with a great opening line
  50. A book originally written in a language other than English; The Girl and the Bomb by Jari Jarvela
  51. A short story from a well-known author
  52. A book published in 2016