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A Summer Book-Bingo – Just for Fun!

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One of my favourite bloggers, Lynne at Fictionophile, created a SUMMER BOOK BINGO. I am doing a lot of reading in my isolation, so thought I would join in.

It is simple to participate. This is from Lynne’s original post:

If you want to take part, and complete a line, just email me ( with the word BINGO in the subject line and list the books that brought about your BINGO.

Rules: Any line (vertical, horizontal, or diagonal) will do it. Continue reading “A Summer Book-Bingo – Just for Fun!”

20 Books of Summer #20BooksOfSummer20

Its Back! The 20 Books of Summer Challenge is back again for 2020. Visit the host of this challenge, Cathy at 746 Books for all the rules (not many) and how to hook up. This year it starts on June 1st and concludes on September 1st.

July 3:  6/20

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Challenge Update for 2020

We are 1/4 of the way into 2020, so I decided to see how my Challenges are going. You can link to the individual challenge pages here if you wish, but here is my rundown. Continue reading “Challenge Update for 2020”

A to Z Challenge 2020 (Title)

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This reading challenge is created and hosted by Megan and Crystal from GingerMomAndCompany and they’ve been doing this for three years now. I rediscovered it through Macsbooks and now will share it with you. This really shouldn’t be too difficult, should it? I am not going to put any restrictions on this challenge (although I would love to read at least 6 physical books that I own), just try to finish one for each letter. Continue reading “A to Z Challenge 2020 (Title)”

2020 Popsugar Challenge

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2019 was the first year I participated in the Popsugar Challenge. I had planned to complete 25/50 prompts. I completed 33, so was quite pleased with my results. My goal this year is to complete 40/50. I am going to try to complete some of the more difficult ones first so that I will have a better chance at completing them. 35/50 Continue reading “2020 Popsugar Challenge”

Bookbloggers Fiction Reading Challenge for 2020 – #FFRC2020

Fictionophile is one of my favourite bloggers and I love visiting her site. This year she is hosting a Fiction challenge. You can visit her post here. Continue reading “Bookbloggers Fiction Reading Challenge for 2020 – #FFRC2020”

2020 While I Was Reading Challenge

Welcome to the Third Annual While I Was Reading Challenge hosted by Ramona Mead.

I have a good start so far, 9/12 read, most of the others picked out.

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2020 Nonfiction Reader Challenge!

The aim of the Nonfiction Reader Challenge is to encourage you to make nonfiction part of your reading experience during the year.

Join in: The challenge will run from January 1st to December 31st 2020. Participants may join at any time up until December 1st 2020. Visit Book’d Out for details. Continue reading “2020 Nonfiction Reader Challenge!”


This challenge is focused on finally finishing those series that you’ve started but not yet completed.  It was previously hosted by Bea’s Book Nook, but has been hosting by Celebrity Readers since 2018. Visit their site to join in, check out the guidelines and see who else is participating. Continue reading “2020 FINISHING THE SERIES READING CHALLENGE”

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