Tuesday, June 09, 2009

The Four Month Challenge

**Updated books in the list**

About T4MC,

Virginie Says

So, I decided to make up my own challenge – mostly to push myself to get off the computer and read more! Plus, it will help me whittle down that TBR list…lol Here it is. Join if you like. It runs from June 1 to September 30.

5 Point Challenges

  1. Read a Chick Lit book

  2. Read a historical fiction book -- Footsteps in the Dark by Georgette Heyer

  3. Read a book just because you like the cover ~~ Between the Tides

  4. Read anything by Jean Plaidy

  5. Read a book with a number in the title
  6. 10 Point Challenges

  7. Read a book about Royalty (biography or fiction) -- Nefertiti

  8. Read a classic
    Read a book by an author you’ve never read before ~~ Sam Letter's to Jennifer

  9. Read a celebrity biography/autobiography

  10. Read a hardcover book -- Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran

  11. 15 Point Challenges

  12. Read a book with a one word title ~~ Mosaic

  13. Read a book based on a Biblical character ~~ The Garden of Ruth

  14. Read a book that was made into a movie - Twilight

  15. Read a book by an author born in June, July, August or September ~~ Just Listen (Sarah Dessen)

  16. Read a book with a summer word in the title (summer, sun, sand, hot, etc.) -- The Girl who played with Fire

  17. 20 Point Challenges

  18. Read a book in a series AND the one after it ~~

  19. Read a Danielle Steele AND a Maeve Binchy book

  20. Read a book from the 1001 Books to Read Before You Die list (http://www.listology.com/list/1001-books-you-must-read-you-die) ~~ Memoirs of a Geisha

  21. Read a book considered Christian Fiction

  22. Read a book of your choice BUT read it outside

250 Points total


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I got to know about this challenge from Sandra's lovely 'Fresh Ink Books' :)

I have started with a 15 point Challenge, that is 'Read a book based on a Biblical character' -

I will be posting the review soon!

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Total Points - 135!!
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Thanks!

8 comments:

Beth F said...

This looks like a really fun challenge. And I'm interested in your thoughts about the Ruth book.

Veens said...

I hope to post it soon! Thanks Beth!

Trish said...

Veens!!! I'm terribly behind in my blogging and email due to busy work schedule, but I have to tell you I yelped a little when I saw your comment the other day. I missed you!!

Sandra said...

I'm glad you're doing this challenge too. Sweet of you to mention my blog. And it is so good to have you back!

Priya Iyer said...

oh my god! i just discovered that you are back.. and i m so so happy about it :)

i know it is a tad late, but still, welcome back.. this challenge sounds lovely. wondering if i should take it up! :)

Veens said...

Ohh Triah, Thank You! It feels so good to be missed! Thank You!

Veens said...

Sandra, I must thank you for the challenge! How else in the world would I know :)
ohh! And I am sure I won't be able to complete it :D but that's the fun!

We must try, right?!

Veens said...

Ohh! Priya! I was like.. you never came back here :( and I guessed you didn't recognize my comments !

so well i put in that sbtle hint :D

Thank you! and Yah go ahead and do it... it is fun really!

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