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Winter Reading Challenge



I have decided to do my own personal reading challenge for winter. The fall reading challenge went rather well and I managed to finish all my books, except for Nora Roberts latest which was just released and will be arriving on Wednesday. I simply ignored the newer books and worked through my pile. My TBR pile is growing once again because I just can't pass up a good book, nor stay out the used bookstore for longer than a couple weeks.

All the books will apply to the Read and Review Challenge which just means I do a review of each book read. That ought to slow me down a little bit since I should plan on writing and posting the review before starting the next book. That hasn't happened the past week or two and I have finished 5 books.

Some books will apply to the Series Challenge Season 3 being hosted by Katrin at Crazy Cozy Murders. The challenge runs from December 1, 2008 through November 30, 2009. You pick a couple series you have already started and want to finish and read at least 4 books. Some will apply to the Romance and Christian Reading challenges that begin in January. None of the books will apply to the 2009 Pub challenge since they aren't new. I am currently working on that list perusing Amazon. I am dropping out of the Martel-Harper challenge simply from fact that most of the books don't interest me anyway.

Since winter is 13 weeks and I read at least 2 books per week, the goal will be 26 books. I'll be working through the oldest purchased to the newest which I have been doing since finishing (almost) the Fall Reading Challenge. I'll be listing the books in a later post.


"Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed on and digested." Francis Bacon

Comments

  1. I'll join you in this challenge! Thanks for the invitation. I'll let you know as soon as I post on it.

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