2017 Reading Challenges


Hosted @ Novel Knight
Potential reads here

Goal: 40 + books

Total Points Earned: 613

December: Post Challenge/TBR Goals (20)
January: Shadowlands (35 + 50 = 85)
April: Everything Everything (31 + 50 = 81)
April: Cinder (38 + 50 = 88)
April: All Four Stars (28 + 50 = 78)
May: Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder (43 + 50 = 93)
June: Redwall (35 + 50 = 85)
June: The Coincidence of Coconut Cake (33 + 50 = 83)

Books Read:

  • Shadowlands by Kate Brian (Review)
  • Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon (Review)
  • Cinder by Marissa Meyer (Review)
  • All Four Stars by Tara Dairman (Review)
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder (Review)
  • A Shimmer of Angels (Review to come)
  • Redwall (Review)
  • Oh. My. Gods. (Review to come)
  • The Coincidence of Coconut Cake (Review)
  • Don't You Cry (Review to Come)
  • Boys Don't Knit (In Public) (Review to come)



House Name: MoonSeer



BTB 2017 HUNT – HARRY’S TRUNK


Snitch: A character wins a battle for their side

Cloak: A character receives a gift from an unexpected source

Hedwig: A book featuring a beloved pet

Broomstick: A book featuring unusual transportation

Lightning-Bolt Scar: A character with scars


BTB 2017 HUNT – THE WEASLEYS


Arthur: Book with a tinkerer/inventor character

Molly: Book with a highly protective mother figure

William (Bill): Book with a character who deals in money

Charles (Charlie): Book where a character meets a mythical creature

Percy: Book with a pretentious jerk

Fred: Character with a wicked sense of humor

George: Book with two siblings/friends that are thicker than thieves

Ron: Book with a character who is an underrated friend

Ginny: Book with a character that meets/ ends up with their famous/ celebrity crush


BTB 2017 HUNT – HERMIONE’S LIBRARY


Read a book that starts with each letter of the alphabet



BTB 2017 HUNT – SEVEN YEARS AT HOGWARTS



SORCERER’S STONE


Sorting House/Houses: A book representing your house colors

First Quidditch Match: A character that flies

Troll in the Dungeon: A book about/featuring trolls

Invisibility Cloak: A character who can become invisible (or is good at remaining hidden)

Forbidden Forest Detention: A character that gets detention/punished

Chess Game/ Sorcerer's Stone: A book involving a real-world game with a magical twist


CHAMBER OF SECRETS


Flying Car: A book with a vehicle that does something it shouldn’t

Chamber Threats/Petrified: A character that starts falling ill

Dueling Club: A book featuring a duel between characters

Polyjuice Potion: A character who can shapeshift

Diary: A book featuring a journal (entries, character writes in one, etc.)

Basilisk: A book with a fierce monster


PRISONER OF AZKABAN


Black Dog: A book featuring a death omen

Knight Bus: A character that runs away

Dementor: A book with a soul sucking villain

Firebolt: A character gets an item upgrade

Time-Turner: A book about time travel

Buckbeat: A character with an unusual mount


GOBLET OF FIRE


World Quidditch Cup: A book featuring a big sporting event

Triwizard Tournament Selection: A character chosen for a challenge/trial/test

Hungarian Horntail: A book with a deadly reptile

Mermaids/Golden Egg: A book featuring an underwater excursion

Maze/Labyrinth: A book with a maze

Harry/Voldemort: A book where the hero and villain have an epic fight


ORDER OF THE PHOENIX


Expelled from Hogwarts: A character gets kicked out of somewhere

Umbridge/Detention: A villain you love to hate

Dumbeldore's Army: A book about a revolution

Occlumency Lessons: A character trains to defend him/herself

O.W.L.S.: A character has to take an important test

Prophecy/Department of Mysteries: A book with a prophecy


HALF-BLOOD PRINCE


Borgin and Burkes: A book with a creepy shop/store

Potions: A book with a character who cheats

Pensieve: A book featuring flashbacks/memories

Felix Felicis: A book about luck

Locket/Horcrux: A book with an item that seems like one thing, but is another

Dumbledore: A book with a heartbreaking death


DEATHLY HALLOWS


Wedding: A book with a wedding (that ends in disaster)

Camping: A book where the characters go camping

Grindelwald VS Dumbledore: A book with characters who used to be friends but are now enemies

Dobby: A book that makes you cry

Hogwarts Battle: A book where the characters band together to accomplish a goal

Always: A book featuring an epic love


Hosted @ Spirit Blog

Potential reads here

Goal: Pastry Chef - 4 to 8 books

Books Read:

  • All Four Stars by Tara Dairman (Review)
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder (Review)
  • The Coincidence of Coconut Cake (Review)
  • The Mango Season (Review to come)





Potential Reads here

Goal: Navigator: 6 - 10 books

Books Read: 

  • Cinder by Marissa Meyer (Review)






January

Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus

Week 1: 1 - 7: Genesis Chapters 10 - 38 
Week 2: 8 - 14: Genesis Chapters 39 - 50 and Exodus Chapters 1 - 12 
Week 3: 15 - 21: Exodus Chapters 13 - 40 
Week 4: 22 - 28: Leviticus Chapters 1 - 18
Week 5: 29 - 31: Leviticus Chapters 19 - 27

February

Numbers 
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges

Week 1: 1 - 4: Numbers Chapters 1 - 28
Week 2: 5 - 11: Numbers Chapters 29 - 36 and Deuteronomy Chapters 1 - 21 
Week 3: 12 - 18: Deuteronomy Chapters 22 - 34 and Joshua Chapters 1 - 16
Week 4: 19 - 25: Joshua Chapters 17 - 24 and Judges Chapters 1 - 10
Week 5: 26 - 28: Judges Chapters 11 - 21


March

Ruth
The First Book of Samuel
The Second Book of Samuel
The First Book of Kings
The Second Book of Kings

Week 1: 1 - 4: Ruth and The First Book of Samuel Chapters 1 - 24
Week 2: 5 - 11: The First Book of Samuel Chapters 25 - 31 and The Second Book of Samuel Chapters 1 - 20
Week 3: 12 - 18: The Second Book of Samuel Chapters 21 - 24 and The First Book of Kings Chapters 1 - 22
Week 4: 19 - 25: The Second Book of Kings Chapters 1 - 14 
Week 5: 26 - 31: The Second Book of Kings Chapters 14 - 25 

April

The First Book of Chronicles
The Second Book of Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Tobit
Judith

Week 1: 1 - 8: The First Book of Chronicles
Week 2: 9 - 15: The Second Book of Chronicles 
Week 3: 16 - 22: The Second Book of Chronicles Chapters 29 - 36,  Ezra, and Nehemiah 
Week 4: 23 - 30: Tobit and Judith

May

Esther
The First Book of Maccabees
The Second Book of Maccabees
Job
Psalms

Week 1: 1 - 6: Esther Chapters 1 - 10 and The First Book of Maccabees Chapters 1 - 8
Week 2: 9 - 13: The First Book of Maccabees Chapters 9 - 16 and The Second Book of Maccabees Chapters 1 - 8
Week 3: 16 - 20: The Second Book of Maccabees Chapters 9 - 15 and Job Chapters 1 - 12
Week 4: 23 - 27: Job Chapters 13 - 42
Week 5: 28 - 31: Psalms Chapters 1 - 16

June

Psalms

Week 1: 1 - 3: Psalms Chapters 17 - 48
Week 2: 9 - 10: Psalms Chapters 49 - 80
Week 3: 16 - 17: Psalms Chapters 81 - 112
Week 4: 23 - 24: Psalms Chapters 113 - 140
Week 5: 28 - 30: Psalms Chapters 141 - 150

July

Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Songs
Wisdom
Sirach

Week 1: 1 - 8: Proverbs
Week 2: 9 - 15: Ecclesiastes, Songs, and Wisdom Chapters 1 - 7
Week 3: 16 - 22: Wisdom Chapters 8 - 19 and Sirach Chapters 1 - 16
Week 4: 23 - 31: Sirach Chapter 17 - 51

August

Isaiah
Jeremiah

Week 1: 1 - 5: Isaiah Chapters 1 - 20
Week 2: 6 - 12: Isaiah Chapters 21 - 42
Week 3: 13 - 19: Isaiah Chapters 43 - 66
Week 4: 20 - 26: Jeremiah Chapters 1 - 26
Week 5: 27 - 31: Jeremiah Chapters 27 - 52

September

Lamentations 
Baruch
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah

Week 1: 1 - 9: Lamentations, Baruch, and Ezekiel Chapters 1 - 21
Week 2: 10 - 16: Ezekiel Chapters 22 - 48
Week 3: 17 - 23: Daniel and Hosea
Week 4: 24 - 30: Joel, Amos, Obadiah, and Jonah


October

Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke

Week 1: 1 - 7: Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, and Haggai
Week 2: 8 - 14: Zechariah and Malachi
Week 3: 15 - 21: Matthew
Week 4: 22 - 28: Mark and Luke Chapter 1 - 12
Week 5: 29 - 31: Luke Chapters 13 - 24

November

John
Acts
Romans
The First Letter to the Corinthians
The Second Letter to the Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians

Week 1: 1 - 4: John
Week 2: 5 - 11: Acts
Week 3: 12 - 18: Romans
Week 4: 19 - 25: The First Letter to the Corinthians and The Second Letter to the Corinthians
Week 5: 26 - 30: Galatians and Ephesians

December

Philippians
Colossians
The First Letter of Thessalonians
The Second Letter of Thessalonians
The First Letter of Timothy
The Second Letter of Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
The First Letter of Peter
The Second Letter of Peter
The First Letter of John
The Second Letter of John
The Third Letter of John
Jude
Revelation to John

Week 1: 1 - 9: Phillippians, Colossians, The First Letter of Thessalonians, The Second Letter of Thessalonians, and The First Letter of Timothy
Week 2: 10 - 16: The Second Letter of Timothy, Titus, Philemon, and Hebrews
Week 3: 17 - 23: James, The First Letter of Peter, The Second Letter of Peter, The First Letter of John, The Second Letter of John, The Third Letter of John, and Jude
Week 4: 22 - 31: Revelation to John






Potential reads here

Goal: Weekend Warrior (I'm Getting the Hang of This) 5 - 10 books

Books listened to:

  • The Coincidence of Coconut Cake (Review)
  • Private by Kate Brian (Review to come)





Potential reads here

Goal: Silver Age: 52 books

Books read:

  • Archie Vol. 1 (Review)
  • Stitched Vol. 1: The First Day of the Rest of Her Life (Review)
  • Misfit City #1 (Review)
  • Slam! #1 (Review to come)
  • Slam! #2 (Review to come)
  • Slam! #3 (Review to come)
  • Slam! #4 (Review to come)
  • The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Vol. 1 (Review)



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