Reading Challenges

2017 Reading Challenge

2017 Reading Challenge
Holly has read 82 books toward her goal of 100 books.


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*Mental Health:
*Different Culture: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman
*Illustrations: Women Who Dared
*Black Cover: Girls Made of Snow and Glass
*First in a Series: Sabriel
*Set in Another Country: Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco
*Person on Cover: The Belles
*Magic in the Real World: The Hazel Wood
*Over 500 Pages: Outlander
*Co-Authored: Meet Cute edited by Jennifer L. Armentrout
*Ensemble Cast: The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke
*2017 Debut:
*American History: Hamilton (The Revolution) by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
*Fall Release: Invictus
*Asian American Author: A Line in the Dark by Malinda Lo
*LGBT: Sutphin Boulevard by Santino Hassell
*Yellow Cover: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
*Required Reading:
*Set at a School:
*Poetry or Verse:



*Romance w/Trans MC: If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
*Non-Binary MC (own voices): Cam Girl?
*SFF w/Disabled MC: 
 *Practicing Jewish MC: Hold Me Down by Sara Taylor Woods
*Indian MC (own voices): Death and Night by Roshani Chokshi
*Displaced MC:
*MC w/an Under-Represented Body: The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli
*Neuro-Diverse MC (own voices):
*Retelling w/MC Belonging to LGBTQIA+: The Seafarer's Kiss by Julia Ember
*Bisexual MC (own voices): The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
*MC w/an Invisible Disability: Under Rose-Tainted Skies
*MC w/Anaphylactic Allergy:
*MC of Color in SFF:
*Own Voices Latinx MC: The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore
*Non-Western (Real World) Setting: Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed
*Own Voices: Under a Painted Sky by Stacey Lee
*MC w/Chronic Pain:
*West Asian Setting:
*Arab MC (own voices):
*MC w/Wheelchair:
*Biracial MC (own voices):
*Pansexual MC (own voices): Seven Ways to Lie?
*Black MC (own voices): The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

*MC on the Ace Spectrum (own voices): Tash Hearts Tolstoy?
*LGBTQIA+ MC of Color: Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore
*Visually Impaired MC:   
*Book Set in Central America:
   *Contemporary World Arranged Marriage: When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon
*Indigenous MC (own voices):
*Diverse Non-Fiction: Here We Are (Feminism for the Real World) edited by Kelly Jensen
*POC on the Cover: To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han

*D/dEAF/Hard of Hearing MC: You're Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner
Immigrant or Refugee MC: That Thing We Call a Heart?
*Hijabi MC (own voices): The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi



January: Harry Potter (Goblet of Fire, Order of the Phoenix, and the Half-Blood Prince) ⎷⎷
February: Passenger and Wayfarer ⎷⎷
March: Shades of Magic (3 books) ⎷⎷
A Series of Unfortunate Events (The Bad Beginning, The Reptile Room, The Wide Window, and The Miserable Mill) ⎷⎷
April: A Series of Unfortunate Events (9 books) ⎷⎷
May: Three Sisters Island (3 books) ⎷⎷
June: Every Series (3 books) ⎷⎷
July: The Winners Trilogy (3 books) ⎷⎷
August: Percy Jackson & the Olympians (The Lightning Thief, The Sea of Monsters, and The Titan's Curse) ⎷⎷
September: Abhorsen (Sabriel, Lirael, Abhorsen)


*at least one a month*

January: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
February: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and Passenger
March: A Darker Shade of Magic and A Gathering of Shadows 
The Bad Beginning, The Reptile Room, The Wide Window, and The Miserable Mill
April: A Series of Unfortunate Events (#5-13)
May: 0
June: 0
July: 0
August: 0
September: 0