Monthly Motif (Goal 12 months):

Jan: Diversify your reading- The Girl With the Red Balloon

Feb: One word- Conversion

March: Travel the world- Shooter

April: Read locally- Time Between Us

May: Book to screen- The Reptile Room

June: Crack the case- The Mystery of Hollow Places

July: Vacation reads- The Museum of Intangible Things

Aug: Award winners- The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

Sept: Don’t turn out the light- Murder, Magic, and What We Wore

Oct: New or old- Emma

Nov: Family- Slice of Cherry

Dec: Wrapping it up- Revenge, Ice Cream, and Other Things Best Served Cold

grab button for Gather Together and Read

Read Your (Book) Shelf Challenge (Goal 12 books):

Note: If I get to the end of the year and there is a particular book on the shelf that I have already read at that point/have decided to unhaul instead of reading, I will choose one from the next few books on my shelves. AKA the alternates.

  • She, Myself, and I
  • Some Girls Are
  • Along for the Ride
  • Inkheart
  • All These Things I’ve Done
  • Sisters Red
  • Siren’s Fury
  • The Lightning Queen
  • Where Am I Now?
  • Last Year’s Mistake
  • Furyborn
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry


  • The Two Princesses of Bamarre
  • Tuck Everlasting
  • A Dog’s Purpose
  • Traitor Angels
  • Conversion

< a href=”; target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>TBR Pile Challenge (Goal 12):

  1. Hereafter
  2. Tell Us We’re Home
  3. Saint Anything
  4. The Cage
  5. I’ll Give You the Sun
  6. A Thousand Pieces of You
  7. Falling Under
  8. Dreamland
  9. Blackbird
  10. Hotel for the Lost
  11. The Word for Yes
  12. Time After Time


  1. Inkheart
  2. Challenger Deep

< a href=”; target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Mount TBR Reading Challenge (Goal 100): I’ve decided to make this my main reading challenge, so I’ve created a separate page for it; link above.

< a href=”; target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Color Coded Reading Challenge (Goal 9):

Blue- Even the Darkest Stars

Red- The Girl With the Red Balloon

Yellow- The Last to Die

Green- The Boyfriend List

Brown- Every Heart a Doorway


White- She Myself and I

Any other color- Beneath the Sugar Sky (purple)

A word that implies color- Inkheart


< a href=”; target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>A to Z Reading Challenge (Goal 26 books):


B- The Boyfriend List

C- Challenger Deep


E- Even the Darkest Stars


G- The Girl With the Red Balloon

H- How Zoe Made Her Dreams (Mostly) Come True

I- Inkheart



L- The Last to Die







S- She, Myself, and I




W- The Whole Thing Together


Y- The Year We Fell Apart



All About Austen (Goal Austen Adventurer; Read/watch 3 items):

Read Printz/Award-Winning Books ChallengeSave