BEA'S BOOK NOOK "I can't imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once." C. S. Lewis “If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ― Oscar Wilde

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

January Challenge Wrap Up

Wrap Up

This year I signed up for fewer year long challenges and I'll do more short-term challenges. This month, January, I have COYER, which started in December and goes until March 6th.

This month is the Winning at Reading Challenge; come join us, there's still time!

Grab a drink, get comfy, and get ready! 

Winter 2014/2015 COYER - Goal: As many as I can :)

1. A Matter of Breeding: A Biting History of Pedigree Dogs and How the Quest for Status Has Harmed Man's Best Friend by Michael Brandow
2. Her Grave Secrets by Kendra Elliot
3. Gone to Her Grave by Melinda Leigh
4. Days of Rage by Brad Taylor
5. The Unicorn Hunter by Che Golden
6. Ghostly Liaison by Stacy McKitrick
7.  Meet Your Baker by Ellie Alexander
8.  The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie
9.  Captain Cock Saves the World
10. Spider Woman's Daughter by Anne Hillerman
11.  Christmas Unplugged by Joy Nash
12. The Hexed by Heather Graham
13. Heart of Stone by Christine Warren
14. The Princess and the Penis by R.J. Silver
15. A Reason to Believe by Diana Copland
16. My Sister's Grave by Robert Dugoni
17. Love Under Two Flyboys by Cara Covington

TOTAL: 17 and COYER is halfway over. It's not bad but I still have a long list of books I want to get through.

NetGalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge - Goal: 25 

1. A Matter of Breeding: A Biting History of Pedigree Dogs and How the Quest for Status Has Harmed Man's Best Friend by Michael Brandow
2. Her Grave Secrets by Kendra Elliot
3. Gone to Her Grave by Melinda Leigh
4. Days of Rage by Brad Taylor
5. The Unicorn Hunter by Che Golden

TOTAL: 5 I'm off to a good start. I'm trying to get my NG ratio up to 80%, minimum; ideally, I'd like to get up to 90% Right now I'm at 71%.

Finishing the Series Reading Challenge - Goal: 8

1. Her Grave Secrets by Kendra Elliot (Rogue River)
2. Gone to Her Grave by Melinda Leigh (Rogue River)
3. The Dragon Conspiracy by Lisa Shearin (The SPI Files)


TOTAL: 3 books. 1 series. I have 1 book left in the Rogue River series and then I'll be done with it. I'm caught up on The SPI Files, one series down!

What An Animal Reading Challenge - Goal: 13 or more

1. A Matter of Breeding: A Biting History of Pedigree Dogs and How the Quest for Status Has Harmed Man's Best Friend by Michael Brandow
2. The Unicorn Hunter by Che Golden
3. Ghostly Liaison by Stacy McKitrick


TOTAL:  3

Cruising Thru the Cozies Reading Challenge - Goal: 20 or more

1. The Whole Enchilada by Diane Mott Davidson
2. Meet Your Baker by Ellie Alexander
3. Kill 'Em With Cayenne by Gail Oust

TOTAL:  3

Dust Off Your Classics - a very informal challenge hosted by Between My Lines and Dee's Reads. There's no sign up or goals. I am aiming for 1 a month. 

1.  The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

Total: 1

Just For Fun Reading Challenge - Goal: 12, 1 a month  

The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

TOTAL: 1

4 comments:

  1. You are off to an amazing start! I hope February is just as good for you.

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  2. You had an amazeballs month in January! Happy February reading!

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  3. You're rocking the challenges so far! Great job, Bea :) Happy February!

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  4. You are doing great. Well done on juggling so many!

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