Category: Challenges

One Month- Three Challenges! ARCS + Pokemon + Bookstagram Oh My!

Posted July 29, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 3 Comments

I am so excited to be participating in THREE challenges taking place in August!!!

The first challenge is ARC August, hosted by Shelly & Octavia at Read Sleep Repeat!

Here are some details:

  • This is the fourth annual ARC August!
  • The goal is to read as MANY ARCs as possible!
  • You get to pick your goal and TBR for the challenge.
  • You must signup BEFORE August.
  • The signup linky can be found HERE!

The second challenge is #ReadThemAllThon, hosted by Aentee @ Read At Midnight!

Here are some details:

  • It takes place from August 14th- September 4th.
  • You can signup at anytime.
  • You can join the challenge by creating a signup post with your TBR. You can find the signup linky HERE.
  • There are 8 challenges and Aentee describes them all on her signup post!
  • Your goal is to read 8 books in 3 weeks.

I have decided to pick Lillipup as my Pokemon because LOOK AT THAT ADORABLE FACE!

The third challenge is called the End of the Summer Bookstagram Challenge and is hosted by Team Rose from the Book Blogger Creativity Project!

Here are some details:

  • Team Rose of BBCP16 decided to create something unlike any other BBCP team- a bookstagram challenge!
  • The Team Rose members are…
  • The hashtag is #EOSchallenge

Now, I generally don’t post a monthly TBR on my blog, but since I have to pick possibilities for these challenges, I figured I’d give it a try.

Caraval (Untitled, #1)  by Stephanie Garber ~*
The Amateurs (The Amateurs, #1)  by Sara Shepard ~*
Replica (Replica, #1)  by Lauren Oliver ~*
Stealing Snow (Stealing Snow, #1)  by Danielle Paige ~*
Three Dark Crowns (Untitled, #1)  by Kendare Blake ~*
The Lovely Reckless by Kami Garcia ~*
This Adventure Ends  by Emma Mills ~*
The Nerdy and the Dirty  by BT Gottfred ~*
Flashfall  by Jenny Moyer *
A Torch Against the Night (An Ember in the Ashes, #2)  by Sabaa Tahir *
The Forgetting  by Sharon Cameron *
Outlander by Diana Galbaldon ~
Fate of Flames (Effigies, #1)  by Sarah Raughley
The Will of the Empress (Circle Reforged, #1) by Tamora Pierce
Melting Stones (Circle Reforged, #2)  by Tamora Pierce
Battle Magic (Circle Reforged, #3)  by Tamora Pierce

* Denotes that it counts for ARC August
~ Denotes that it counts for the #ReadThemAllThon

Well, this isn’t exactly my TBR…It’s more a HUGE list of what COULD be my TBR. Well, it counts 😉

So, are you participating in any of these challenges? Which ones? Let me know in the comments below!

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Make Me Read It Readathon Resu..

Make Me Read It Readathon Results! See What Books YOU Picked For Me!

Why hello there everyone! You may remember that a couple of weeks ago, I wrote up a post that included three polls for the Make Me Read it Readathon! Well, the results are in, and I’m excited to share them! Ready to see what YOU picked for me? I know I am! The first poll asked you to pick five books from the following picture! And…the results are… The second […]

Posted July 8, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 10 Comments

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Let Me Tell You About the…Every Moment Counts Challenge!

This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp Published by Sourcebooks Fire Publication Date: January 5th 2016 Pages: 285 Goodreads 10:00 a.m. The principal of Opportunity High School finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new semester and encouraging them to excel and achieve. 10:02 a.m. The students get up to leave the auditorium for their next class. 10:03 a.m. The auditorium doors won’t open. 10:05 a.m. […]

Posted June 27, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 4 Comments



Out of all of the posts on my blog, this is almost always the scariest for me to write. You ask- why would a post be scary to write? Well…let’s just say…people tend to get angry when they see what books I haven’t read…They like to CAPS LOCK ME and tell me I must READ ALL OF THE THINGS!!! And then I freak out and then I read the books […]

Posted June 15, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 22 Comments

Bookish Bingo Spring 2016 Wrap..

Bookish Bingo Spring 2016 Wrapup + Summer 2016 Signup!

All the way back in February, I decided to join the Spring 2016 edition of Bookish Bingo! ICYMI: Bekka over at Pretty Deadly Blog is the host of Bookish Bingo. In order for a book to count, I MUST have read it between March 1st and May 31st. Here was the original board! Now…HERE is the updated board! I had two bingo’s!!! YAY!!!  (Side note: I actually didn’t pay attention to whether […]

Posted June 8, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 3 Comments


GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: Three Positives of Blogging!

It’s time for my final post for the GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: A BLOGGING EXTRAVAGANZA hosted by Rachel at Beauty and the Bookshelf! Today’s topic is The Positives of Blogging! Wow, there are so many different ways that I could cover this topic- it’s actually hard to figure out the best way. But hey- that’s a good problem to have. After all, the reason it’s a problem is because there are […]

Posted March 30, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 4 Comments


GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: BOOKS + PUPPIES (aka the best post ever)!!!

Welcome to the best post ever…Seriously. I am proud to present my 7th post for the Get Up Offa That Slump Blogging Extravaganza! Without further ado, I give you…BOOKS + PUPPIES!!!   So, what do you think? Is this the best post ever- or is this the BEST POST EVER????

Posted March 23, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 12 Comments


GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: Book Spine Poetry!

I’m happy to present my 6th post for this blogging extravaganza! I hope you’ve been enjoying my posts so far. Today’s topic is Book Spine Poetry. I’ve never attempted this before, so I’m curious how it will go. Ah well, I guess we’ll see in a minute, right? Attempt #1 Well, it’s short, but it’s not too bad…right? *hides* Yeah, I know. It’s not the best. Points for trying? Attempt […]

Posted March 21, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 9 Comments


GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: My Thoughts on My Favorite Author!

Welcome to my fourth post for the Get Up Offa That Slump blogging extravaganza hosted by Rachel @ Beauty and the Bookshelf! So, the original prompts were: Don’t Post That Venting Review/Bash That Book OR Review Your Favorite Book Ever BUT…I can’t pick a favorite book! I do have a favorite author though…You might have seen her mentioned once or twice. Hmmm….I wonder who she could be? How could I describe her? I […]

Posted March 16, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 13 Comments


GET UP OFFA THAT SLUMP: If I Were a Fictional Character in a YA Novel…

Welcome to my third post for the Get Up Offa That Slump blogging extravaganza hosted by Rachel @ Beauty and the Bookshelf! I decided to come up with a couple of different character profiles that I could see myself being if I were a fictional character in a YA novel. I hope you enjoy! THE BOOKISH BEST FRIEND You know the character I’m talking about…She wears glasses, has long brown hair, […]

Posted March 14, 2016 by Nori in Challenges / 4 Comments