2017 Goodreads Challenge: Read 84 books in 2017.
Challenge Met: Read 105 books this year. (125% of goal)
2017 Page Count Challenge: Read 27,000+ pages.
Challenge Met: Read 32,252 pages this year. (119% of goal)
Keeping Up with Patterson Challenge: Read books in the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, and Michael Bennett series by James Patterson. BOOKSHOTS are a bonus!
Challenge Met: Read 7 KUWP books this year.
Perpetual Kinsey Millhone Challenge: Continue to read books in the Kinsey Millhone alphabet series by Sue Grafton.
Challenge Met: Read 3 Kinsey Millhone books this year. (N,O, and P)
Challenge Update: The alphabet now ends in Y. Crime author Sue Grafton dies at the age of 77. Fuck cancer!
Perpetual Jack Reacher Challenge: Continue to read books in the Jack Reacher series by Lee Child.
Challenge Met: Read all of the Jack Reacher short stories this year.
2017 Bookish Kill Your TBR: 12 reading challenges designed to help knock out titles on To Be Read shelves.
Challenge Met: Read all Bookish KYT themes this year but not in order.
- January - Read a Book That Supports My New Year's Resolution
- February - Read a Love Story
- March - Read a Book Published The Decade I Was Born
- April - Read a National Book Award Winner
- May - Read a Book About Mental Health
- June - Read a Book Set Outside of My Home Country
- July - Read a Book About an Overlooked Figure in History
- August - Read a Collection of Essays or Short Stories
- September - Read an Entire Series
- October - Read a Book That Scares Me
- November - Read a Graphic Novel or Comic Book
- December - Read a Book About Belief
2017 PopSugar Reading Challenge: Read a wide range of 52 books spanning topics.
Challenge Not Met: Sometime during the year I lost keeping track.
Lit Tidbits: Shared current literary news.
US vs. UK: Compared covers of books released in US/UK.
View all of Literary Marie's Memes and Reading Challenges here.