Challenges Update: June

Challenges Update

I’m participating in 3 different challenges this year and I’m doing fairly well with two of them. The most important one and the one I wanted to do well at, I am failing at. Let’s just get into it so you all can judge me!

I’m being lazy and I’m not going to tag any of these books unless I have a full review for them. I apologize ahead of time but there are a good amount of books in this.

2017 Reading Challenge

2017 Book Challenge

This challenge was created by Belinda Missen on Instagram.

I have completed 10 of the 30 challenges. So, I’m about a third of the way done and there are some of these that I won’t end up completing because they don’t interest me at all.

The prompts I have completed from this challenge are:

Read A Comic Book With A Female Lead – Harley Quinn Vol 1

Read A Classic Austen – Emma: Manga Classic

Read A Non-White Female Author – Orange

Read A Book You Read In High School – Alice in Wonderland

Read A Book Recommended by a Friend – Harry Potter

Read A Young Adult Book – Cinder

Read A Translation – Boku no Hatsukoi wo Kimi ni Sasagu

Read A Book Set in 2017 – Harley Quinn Vol 2

Read A 20th Century Classic (I changed this to a 21st Century classic) – The Hate U Give

Read A Book Outside Your Fave Genre – Illuminae

A to Z Challenge

A to Z

The second challenge that I’m participating in is the A to Z Challenge. This is an easy one. You read a book for each letter of the alphabet. You’d think it would be an easy one. I’ve only completed 12 of the 26. Almost halfway. I guess that’s not too bad.

The letters I’ve gotten so far are:

A – Angelfall

B – Boku no Hatsukoi wo Kimi ni Sasagu

C – Cinder

F – The Fill-in Boyfriend

G – Gemina

H – Harry Potter Series

I – Illuminae

J – Jiu Jiu

M – Messenger

O – Orange

S – Shadow and Bone

W – World After

Diversity Bingo

Diversity Bingo

And finally. The one that is going to make you all unfollow me. Diversity Bingo. This is run by several people and they will be linked below.

Novel Paradise (Couldn’t Find)
Head in her Books
These Book Lions
The Books Buzz
Rhaegardied
Oh Brekker
Aimalfarooq (I hope this is right)
Bookworm Wanders
Theauslibrary (Couldn’t Find)

I have completed one of these. I have only read one book that works for Diversity Bingo. I’m sure that’s not true. I feel like that’s not true. If anyone can go through my GoodReads Challenge and see if any of those books fit the challenges, that would be so helpful.

 Black Main Character (Own Voices) – The Hate U Give

I hope you enjoyed this post even though I’m a failure. Please, recommend books for any of these challenges. I would love to check them out. I’ve been reading more so I still think I’ll be able to finish these challenges!

Happy Reading!

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Bookish Wednesdays: Challenges Updates 3/14/17

Alright, so this past month hasn’t been going well  for reading for me. I have been trying to get through A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas and I’ve also been binge watching Flash. Sarah J Maas books are always slow reads for me. It’s not that I don’t enjoy them, because I absolutely love her writing. I just can’t seem to read them too fast. So my TBR is out the window and my wrap up is going to be weak.

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But because of this, I decided that I will update you all on how my reading challenges are going. I’ll try to figure out who created each one and tag to their original post about it. Hope you enjoy! Let me know if you are doing any of these challenges. (Pictures curtesy of Tumblr and the creators of the challenges)

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Oh, by the way, I will be doing a review for ACOMAF. I have been tabbing the book as I have been reading it and I have been making note of things that I want to remember. I will have spoiler free and spoiler thoughts on this book so I’ll do both. Now, onto the challenges.

Let's Do This

The first one and the easiest to mention is the A to Z Challenge. This is a GoodReads challenge from 2015. I originally didn’t know there were multiple ways to do this challenge. I have been doing it by book title. To sum up what it is, you have to read a book that has a title that starts with each letter of the alphabet.

A to Z

I currently have only technically read five different letters of the alphabet. I have completed A, B, C, H, and O. I have listed below what those books are!

A- Angelfall by Susan Ee

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B- Boku no Hatsukoi wo Kimi ni Sasagu by Kotomi Aoki

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C- Cinder by Marissa Meyer

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H- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by JK Rowling

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O- Orange by Ichigo Takano

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The next challenge that I decided to do was Diversity Bingo! The list of people who created it is on the picture. I should have started with this one because I’m a failure when it comes to this. I haven’t finished any of these tasks.

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I have a list of the books that I want to read for this and I even own one of them! If you’d like to see my full TBR for this (which is subject to change), let me know!

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The third and final challenge that I’m doing for the year was actually created by @Belinda_missen on Instagram!

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I have completed 5 of these challenges! (P.s. I apologize, the rest of the gifs will be Flash!)

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The ones I have completed are:

Read a non-white female author : Orange by Ichigo Takano

Read a Book You Read in High School: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

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Read a Book Recommended by a Friend: Harry Potter by JK Rowling

Read a Young Adult Book: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Read a Translation: Boku no Hatsukoi wo Kimi ni Sasagu by Kotomi Aoki


Thank you all so much for reading this! I hope you enjoyed! Again, if you would like to see my TBR for Diversity Bingo, let me know! Follow me on any of my social media below!

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