Full details of all my 2016 goals and challenges can be found here.
February additions are bolded.
Six Squared Challenge
Read six books from each of the six categories, for a total of 36 books by the end of 2016:
6 New Releases (Debut Authors)
1. Out of Bounds by A.R. Barley
6 New Releases (Loved Authors)
6 Books to Start a Series
1. Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry
2. Him by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy
3. The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski
4. Pip Bartlett’s Guide to Magical Creatures by Jackson Pearce and Maggie Stiefvater
6 Books to Complete a Series
6 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners or Nominees
1. Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
2. The Revolution of Ivy by Amy Engel
9/36 total (+5 this month)
Rock My TBR
Read a minimum of 1 book per month you already own (published book):
February: 2 of the books I read were owned and published (I didn’t count February purchases)
LGBTQIA Books Reading Challenge
Read and review books with LGBTQIA main characters:
1. Out of Bounds by A.R. Barley || REVIEW
2. Him by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy || REVIEW
3. Strong Signal by Megan Erickson and Santino Hassell || REVIEW
Finishing the Series Challenge
The Book of Ivy (Book 2)
Anna and the French Kiss (Book 3)
2/7+ series completed (+2 this month)
2016 eBook Reading Challenge
Strong Signal by Megan Erickson and Santino Hassell
4/25 read (+1 this month)
Bookish Bingo: Dec 2015-February 2016
Romance: Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
Snow on Cover:
Has Been Translated: Death Note Vol. 2 by Tsugumi Ohba, Yuki Kowalsky , Takeshi Obata
Holiday Themed: Let It Snow by Heidi Cullinan
Epistolary: Gena/Finn by Hannah Moskowitz & Kat Helgeson
Multi POV: Instructions for the End of the World by Jaime Kain
Series Finale: Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
Fantasy: Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan
Pink Cover: Second Position by Katherine Locke
2015 Release You Missed: Tessa Ever After by Brighton Walsh
A Friend’s Fave: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski
Thriller: Find Me by Romily Bernard
One-Word Title: Room by Emma Donoghue
Award Winner: Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling
Black Author: DayBlack #5 by Keef Cross
White Cover: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
Book Was a Gift: The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes
2016 Debut: Out of Bounds by A.R. Barley
Start a New Series: Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry
Blue Cover: Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover
19/24 squares completed (+4 this month)
2016 Book Blog Discussion Challenge
1. Let’s Talk: Do you read non-fiction or only fiction?
2. Let’s Talk: Why I lowered my Goodreads goal
3. Let’s Talk: How do you keep track of your blogging ideas/schedule?
4. Let’s Talk: Do you buy used books?
5. Let’s Talk: Where do you buy used books?
5/49+ (+2 this month)
Commenting 365 Challenge
Visit and comment on 365 blogs.
135/365 (+95 this month!)
How did you do with your challenges this month?