Summer Book Challenge 2014

It has been decided!  I have combine my love of reading with my love of a good challenge!  This summer I’m going to take on a reading challenge created by Semi Charmed Kind of Life.  The dates for the challenge run from May 1st till August 31st, so I’m starting a bit late but I have no doubt that I will be able to catch up.  You can find more details for the challenge at her blog 🙂


Summer Reading Challenge

  1. Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 528 pages – Freebie! Read any book that is at least 200 pages long (5 points)
  2. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley 288 pages – Read a book that was written before you were born (10 points)
  3. The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbriath 464 pages  – Finish a book that you couldn’t finish the first time around (10 points)
  4. Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card 324 pages – Read a book from the children’s section of the library or bookstore (10 point)
  5. Gone, Girl by Gillian Flynn 432 pages – Read a book that is currently on the New York Times Best Seller List when you start this challenge (15 points)
  6. The Help by Katherine Stockett 544 pages – Read a historical fiction novel that does not take place in Europe (15 points)
  7. TBD 🙂 –  Read a book another blogger has already read for this challenge (15 points)
  8. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor  448 pages – Read a book with “son(s)”, “daughter(s)”, or “child(ren)” in the title (20 points)
  9. Paper Towns by John Green 320 pages – Read a book that was/will be adapted for film in 2014 (20 points)
  10. Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir by Jenny Lawson 318 pages Read a book written by another blogger (25 points)
  11. What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding by Kristin Newman  Read a biography, autobiography or memoir (25 points)
  12. Half Bad by Sally Green 416 pages and A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray 432 pages –  Read a pair of books with antonyms in the title (30 points)
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