2017 Reading Challenges

If you're curious to see how far I am in my book challenges, this is the spot to watch!

2017 Goodreads Challenge

2017 Reading Challenge

2017 Reading Challenge
Mandie has read 26 books toward her goal of 52 books.
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2017 Audiobook Challenge

My Summary Post
Host: Hot Listens & Caffienated Book Reviewer
My goal is to listen to 15-20 audiobooks.

1. The North Star by Peter H. Reynolds (narrated by Tim Curry)
2. A Study in Emerald written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
3. The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman (narrated by full cast)
4. Fortunately, the Milk written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
5. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (#1) by Ian Fleming (narrated by David Tennant)
6. A Bear Called Paddington (#1) by Michael Bond (narrated by Stephen Fry)
7. And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson (narrated by Neil Patrick Harris)
8. Paddington Goes for Gold by Michael Bond (narrated by Stephen Fry)
9. The Lump of Coal by Lemony Snicket (narrated by Neil Patrick Harris)
10. Wishful Drinking written & narrated by Carrie Fisher
11. Andre by Lew Dietz (narrated by Toni Goodridge)
12. Norse Mythology written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
13. The Day I Swapped My Dad For Two Goldfish written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
14. Fragile Things written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
15. Bad Dog, Marley! by John Grogan (narrated by Neil Patrick Harris)
16. The Dark by Lemony Snicket (narrated by Neil Gaiman)
17. A Very Marley Christmas by John Grogan (narrated by Neil Patrick Harris)
18. Artemis by Andy Weir (narrated by Rosario Dawson)


2017 Beat the Backlist Challenge

My TBR List
Host: NovelKnight
Hogwarts Mini Challenge: Gryffindor
My goal is to read 20 books/graphic novels, but I'm hoping to read more.

1. Rocket Raccoon & Groot, Vol 2. by Nick Kocher & Skottie Young
2. Captain America: Steve Rogers, Vol 1: Hail Hydra by Nick Spencer
3. Civil War II: Choosing Sides by Declan Shalvey
4. American Gods by Neil Gaiman
5. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
6. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
7. America's First Daughter by Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
8. Fragile Things written & narrated by Neil Gaiman
9. A Fall of Stardust by Neil Gaiman
10. The Girl Who Loved Doctor Who by Paul Cornell
11. A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms by George R. R. Martin
12. Daytripper by Fabio Moon & Gabriel Ba

2017 Better World Books Challenge

Host: Better World Books
My goal is to use my other challenges to complete this one.

A food memoir: Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley
A collection of short stories: A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond
A YA Novel: Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
A book with a color in the title
: A Study in Emerald by Neil Gaiman
A book that's more than 100 years old: Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
A book you picked based on the cover: DC Comics: Bombshells, Vol. 1: Enlisted - Marguerite Bennett
A book set in a place you want to visit: Daytripper by Fabio Moon & Gabriel Ba
A book based on fairytales: The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman
A National Book Award Winner: March: Book 3 by John Lewis
A book that takes place in a forest: The Woods, Vol 1: The Arrow by James Tynion IV
A romance that takes place during travel:
Postcards From Ireland by Michael Harling
A book under 200 pages: Adulthood is a Myth by Sarah Anderson
A book over 400 pages: America's First Daughter by Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
A banned book: And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson
A nonfiction book about nature: Life in the Ocean: The Story of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle by Claire A. Nivola
A fantasy novel: American Gods by Neil Gaiman
A book by a person of color: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
A book by a female writer: A-Force, Vol. 1: Hypertime by Kelly Thompson
A book of poetry: Jabberwocky and Other Poems by Lewis Carroll
A book set in Asia: Pride of Baghdad by Brian K. Vaughan
A book about immigrants: Unterzakhn by Leela Corman
A book about a historical event: Love is Love by IDW Publishing
A book with a child narrator: Andre by Lew Dietz & Toni Goodridge
A book translated from another language: Under Fire by Henri Barbusse
A book that's been adapted into a movie: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (#1) by Ian Fleming

2017 Book Riot Read Harder Challenge

Host: Book Riot
My goal is to use my other challenges to complete this one.

Read a book about sports: The Terrible and Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances by Matthew Inman
Read a debut novel: Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
Read a book about books: The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger
Read a book set in Central or South America, written by a Central or South American author: Daytripper by Fabio Moon & Gabriel Ba
Read a book by an immigrant or with a central immigration narrative: Unterzakhn by Leela Corman
Read an all-ages comic: Gotham Academy, Vol. 1 - Welcome to Gotham Academy by Becky Cloonan
Read a book published between 1900 and 1950: Under Fire - Henri Barbusse
Read a travel memoir: Postcards from Ireland by Michael Harling
Read a book you’ve read before: Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher
Read a book that is set within 100 miles of your location
Read a book that is set more than 5000 miles from your location: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
Read a fantasy novel: American Gods by Neil Gaiman
Read a nonfiction book about technology: Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm
Read a book about war: DC Comics: Bombshells, Vol. 1: Enlisted - Marguerite Bennett
Read a YA or middle grade novel by an author who identifies as LGBTQ+: Supergirl: Being Super by Mariko Tamaki
Read a book that has been banned or frequently challenged in your country: And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson
Read a classic by an author of color: Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
Read a superhero comic with a female lead: Captain Marvel, Vol. 2: Civil War II - Christos Gage
Read a book in which a character of color goes on a spiritual journey: Skim by Mariko & Jillian Tamaki
Read an LGBTQ+ romance novel: Honor Girl by Maggie Thrash
Read a book published by a micropress: Ink for Beginners by Kate Leth
Read a collection of stories by a woman: Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton
Read a collection of poetry in translation on a theme other than love: ODY-C, Volume 1: Off to Far Ithicaa by Matt Fraction
Read a book wherein all point-of-view characters are people of color: March: Book One - John Lewis