2023 Linz the Bookworm Reading Challenge

2023 Linz the Bookworm Reading Challenge

Host: Linz the Bookworm
Progress: 3/40 (8%)
1 January, 2023 — 31 December, 2023
In Progress

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In this challenge, the goal is to read a book in any format (hard copy, ebook, audio) with a title that fits into each category. You can read more about this challenge here.

My goal is 12 books across all the sections (equivalent to one section), but I’m going to track all five levels!


1. book of the month club

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  1. Read a book recommended to you on social media or by a friend
  2. Read a book under 300 pages
  3. Read a book with a female main character
  4. Read a book by an author whose name is Samantha, Sam, or a variant
  5. Read a book that was written by an author from your home state
  6. Read a book you meant to read for last year’s challenge
  7. Read a book with a basic shape on the cover (examples: Circle, Square, Heart, star, Diamond)
  8. Read a book you got from Project Gutenberg, a library, or another nonprofit source
  9. Read a book about a hobby you enjoy or want to pick up (fiction or nonfiction)
  10. Read a book that starts with the first letter of your name
  11. Read the next book in a series you haven’t read in a while
  12. Free Space! Pick any book

2. casual reader club

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  1. Read a book by Mary Faulkner (or one of her aliases – https://www.fantasticfiction.com/f/mary-faulkner/)
  2. Read a book of short stories or a novella
  3. Read a book that involves a lot of traveling
  4. Read a book published in 1998 (25 years ago)
  5. Read a book with a yellow cover
  6. Reread a book you have recommended to someone else
  7. Read a book by Dean Koontz
  8. Read a book with a one-word title
  9. Read book 1 in a trilogy
  10. Read book 2 in a trilogy
  11. Read book 3 in a trilogy
  12. Free Space! Pick any book

3. dedicated reader club

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  1. Read a book that takes place somewhere you’d like to live
  2. Read a book recommended by https://www.whatshouldireadnext.com/
  3. Read a book by an author who shares a first or last name with one of your friends
  4. Read a book with a neon-colored cover
  5. Read a book that has under 1,000 reviews or ratings on a website or app
  6. Read a middle-grade book (8-12 age range)
  7. Read a book with the word “Time” in the title
  8. Read a book about a famous criminal(s)
  9. Read a movie novelization book (movie to book, instead of book to movie)
  10. Read a fiction or nonfiction book that motivates you to be a better version of yourself
  11. Read a self-published book: Carnage in a Pear Tree by Dakota Cassidy
  12. Free Space! Pick any book

4. speed reader club

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  1. Read a book that is over 600 pages
  2. Read a book from List Challenge’s Rory Gilmore Challenge https://www.listchallenges.com/rory-gilmore-reading-challenge
  3. A book by an author named David/Dave
  4. Read a “Dark Academia” novel
  5. Read a book with a title that starts with the letter V
  6. A book set in Asia or an Asian-inspired culture
  7. Read a book with a cat on the cover
  8. Read a Folklore book or book based on Folklore
  9. Read a book where the main character is a dancer
  10. Read a book by a new author
  11. Read a book that involves a conspiracy
  12. Free Space! Pick any book

5. overachiever club

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  1. Read one of the New York Public Library’s Best Books of 2022 (any category) https://www.nypl.org/spotlight/best-books-2022
  2. Read a book where the main character is a Villain or Anti-hero
  3. Read a book that has a title that is punny and/or alliterative
  4. Read a “Found Family” story
  5. Read a book that has the letter Q in the title
  6. Read a book that has an illustrated cover
  7. Read a book that takes place in at least two different decades
  8. Read a book about an entrepreneur (real or fictional)
  9. Read a book that takes place in Alaska
  10. Read a book with the word “Justice” in the title
  11. Read a book involving Dinosaurs
  12. Free Space! Pick any book
  1. Carnage in a Pear Tree by Dakota Cassidy - ★★★★
  2. The Summer of Christmas by Juliet Giglio, Keith Giglio -
  3. The Adirondack Witch by Patrick Reuman - ★★
::spread the love::