2018 Reading Goals

2018 has well and truly started and I finally got around to setting some reading goals for the year ahead. Whether or not they stick is an entirely different matter, however. GOODREADS GOAL Every year I set my Goodreads goal and it’s unusual for me to exceed it by very many books. Last year, I set my goal for 45 books and exceed it by 27 books. Now I partly

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#TBRChallenge: Short Reads January

It’s Short Reads Month! In 2018, I am participating in the TBR Challenge, hosted by Wendy at The Misadventures of Super Librarian. The goal of the TBR Challenge is rather self-explanatory, read one book a month from the TBR pile. To participate, you just have to be on social media and use #TBRChallenge, particularly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month (today). Each month has been assigned an optional theme. January’s theme is We

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2018 Reading Challenges

Usually, my yearly reading challenges extend no further than the GoodReads Reading Challenge, which until now had been enough for me. However, next year, I want more. I want to post more, write more and read more in 2018. I can address two of those desires with Reading Challenges. My TBR shelf currently holds so many unread books that it’s probably on the verge of collapse. I did reduce it

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Mount TBR Challenge 2018

The Mount TBR Challenge is hosted by Bev at My Reader’s Block. The goal of the Mount TBR Challenge is to reduce the number of books on your TBR pile (or mountain). Note that only books purchased prior to 1st January 2018 will count for the challenge. Over the years, I have accumulated fiction and non-fiction books. I counted those books in 2017 and discovered that I had around 200 unread

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