Category: Challenge

Clean Sweep Challenge

Clean Sweep Challenge

I really need to work on reading more review books. I only read 3 last month out of the 26 I read. Hopefully this challenge, hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer will help! Here’s some info! My goal is to read at least 10 review books. ARC’s must be read between May 1st, 2017 and May 31st, 2017 Challenge starts and ends at midnight in your local time zone All ARCS/finished copies that were provided by publisher/author are eligible. They can be in any format (eBook, physical, audio) Post start-up post with goals. Be sure to link back to hosts. Tweet using hashtag […]

Posted April 30, 2017
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Dewey’s Readathon Cha..

Dewey’s Readathon Challenge: A Book and a Snack

Welcome to my mini-challenge for Dewey’s Readathon! Needed a quick break from reading? I have a fun mini-challenge, just take a picture of your current read and a snack, post it up somewhere and link it below. Use #RATbooksnack so I can check them out on social media! Follow me on Instagram: @bookgoil Follow me on Twitter: @bookgoil Here’s my pic I posted earlier today:   (I’m all about balance.. Carrots and Peanut butter num!) You can win a book of your choice from Amazon (US) or The Book Depository (INT) up to $15. You have 4 hours to enter! Use […]

Posted April 29, 2017
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Mini Blog Ahead Challenge

Mini Blog Ahead Challenge

I’m going to try out the Mini Blog Ahead Challenge hosted by Anna at Herding Cats & Burning Soup. The goal is to write and schedule 15 posts in 15 days but those posts have to go live after March 15th. Going to work today on some posts and set up a bunch of review posts to go up. Hope you will join me! I rarely am ahead these days, so hopefully this will help!

Posted February 26, 2017
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#loveathon Introduction

#loveathon Introduction

An Introduction to You and Your Blog.   What’s your name? Where in the world are you blogging from? My name is Kristen and I’m from the Chicago suburbs! 🙂 Tell us your history with reading. Were you always a reader? Were you a reluctant reader? Was there a book that convinced you to become a reader? I’ve always loved reading. I never struggled with reading. My mom and grandmother worked in school libraries when I was growing up and I loved spending time there along with the public library. I remember my parents trying to challenge me when I […]

Posted February 18, 2017
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2017 Reading Challenges

2017 Reading Challenges

Hosted by Hot Listens & Caffeinated Book Reviewer Upping my game, since last year I read 38 audiobooks! WHAT. 🙂 Level chosen: My Precious (I had my earbuds surgically implanted) 30+ Den of Wolves (Blackthorn & Grim, #3) by Juliet Marillier See How They Run (Embassy Row, #2) by Ally Carter Take the Key and Lock Her Up (Embassy Row, #3) by Ally Carter How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell How to Be a Pirate (How to Train Your Dragon, #2) by Cressida Cowell How to Speak Dragonese(How to Train Your Dragon, #3) by Cressida Cowell Blood of Wonderland (Queen of Hearts Saga #2) by […]

Posted January 6, 2017
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2016 End of Year Survey

2016 End of Year Survey

The End of the Year Book Survey is hosted by Jamie at The Perpetual Page-Turner 2016 Reading Stats Number Of Books You Read: 223 Number of Re-Reads: 1 Genre You Read The Most From: Fantasy Best in Books 1. Best Book You Read In 2016?      Graphic Novel: Mighty Jack by Ben Hatke Adult: Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier Young Adult: Heartless by Marissa Meyer Middle Grade: Shadow Magic by Joshua Khan Audiobook: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson 2. Book You Were Excited About & Thought You Were Going To Love More But Didn’t? An Abundance of Katherines by John Green – […]

Posted January 1, 2017
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2016 Full House Reading Cha..

2016 Full House Reading Challenge Complete

I had a lot of fun filling out my card and finally got to my last one at the last minute this morning! Thanks for hosting Book Date! This one is pretty basic, just fill in the squares! 🙂 By author you wish was better known: Dearest (Woodcutter Sisters, #3) by Alethea Kontis Published in 2016: Calamity (Reckoners, #3) by Brandon Sanderson Book from series you love: Manners & Mutiny (Finishing School, #4) by Gail Carriger Debut novel: A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston Thought Provoking Book: Reproductive Rights: Who Decides? by Vikki O Wittenstein Had Laugh out Loud Moments: The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Romeo and Juliet by Ian Lendler […]

Posted December 31, 2016
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Dewey’s Readathon Cha..

Dewey’s Readathon Challenge: A Book and a Snack

Welcome to my mini-challenge for Dewey’s Readathon! Needed a quick break from reading? I have a fun mini-challenge, just take a picture of your current read and a snack, post it up somewhere and link it below. Use #RATbooksnack so I can check them out on social media! Follow me on Instagram: @bookgoil Follow me on Twitter: @bookgoil Here’s my pic I posted earlier today: (I’m all about balance.. and cheese and sweets) You can win a book of your choice from Amazon (US) or The Book Depository (INT) up to $15. You have 4 hours to enter! Use the Linky […]

Posted October 22, 2016
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