Reading Challenge Updates

14 Oct

Well with just under two months to go to the end of the year (where has this year gone seriously!) I thought it would be a good idea to see where I’m at with my reading for the year as far as the challenges go. I set myself a goal of so many books to read for each challenge.

Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge

  • Target for the year – 10 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 5 books
  • Percentage complete – 50%
  • likelihood of completion -not very likely!
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – Life of Pi – Yann Martel

BBC Top 200 Books

  • Target for the year – 10 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 3 books
  • Percentage complete – 30%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – David Copperfield – Charles Dickens

1001 Books You Must Read

  • Target for the year – 10 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 4 books
  • Percentage complete – 40%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – David Copperfield – Charles Dickens, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams

1001 children’s Books You Must Read

  • Target for the year – 10 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 6 books
  • Percentage complete – 60%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – The Borrowers – Mary Nalus

Ultimate Teen Book Guide Reading Challenge

  • Target for the year – 12 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 5 books
  • Percentage complete – 41.6%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – Chocolat ~ Joanne Harris, Life Of Pi – Yann Martel, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams, White Teeth – Zadie Smith

501 Must Read Books

  • Target for the year – 7 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 3 books
  • Percentage complete – 42.8%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year -Life of Pi – Yann Martel, The Hitchhickers Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams

100 Modern Classic Books

  • Target for the year – 4 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 0 books
  • Percentage complete – 0%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year –Angelas Ashes – Frank McCourt

2012 World Book Night Long List Challenge

  • Target for the year – 10 books
  • Read in 2012 s0 far – 4 books
  • Percentage complete – 40%
  • likelihood of completion – not all that likely
  • Books that could be read by the end of the year – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams

So it looks like I’m not going to complete any of my challenges for this year 😦

 

 

 

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2 Responses to “Reading Challenge Updates”

  1. beckyday6 October 14, 2012 at 5:29 pm #

    Wow that is a lot of challenges! But I still think you’re doing very well, that’s still 30 books that you’ve read just for challenges, and I think that’s pretty impressive. 🙂 So don’t be too disheartened, life often has a way of intervening. Be happy! 🙂

    • shelovestoread October 16, 2012 at 7:22 pm #

      Thank you 🙂 I do think that ive read a few books for the challenges but next year id like to read more 🙂

      be happy too 😀

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