Friday, January 28, 2011

2011 Reading Challenge

Last year I was introduced to Goodreads. It's a great place to keep track of all the books I've read, and I really like it.

This year I discovered the 2011 Reading Challenge. Basically, everyone can set their own goal for how many books they want to read this year. We can then enter our goal, and Goodreads keeps track of our progress throughout the year.






2011 Reading Challenge




Sarita has

read 2 books toward her goal of 50 books.



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Originally I put my goal as 101 books, but then I decided that that might be a little ambitious. Homework might get in the way of accomplishing that goal. So I scaled it back to 50 books. I figure 50 books should be pretty easy. After all, last summer alone I read 43 books. Don't believe me? Check out my summer reading list on Goodreads.

I've got a widget at the bottom of my posts so you can see my progress throughout the year. :)

2 comments:

Magaly Guerrero said...

I've been thinking about setting my own reading goals, but I haven't gotten to it. I just don't know how many to go for. And I might have to have different reading challenge categories (don't know if I can do that, I'll have to check). I don't like to count my reading for pleasure books, textbooks and spirituality books on the same list, although at times there is crossover. I'll check your challenge and maybe start mine too.

I'll let you know.

By the way, I'm adding to my Wicked Reviewers Blog Roll at my Writing Blog ;-)

Sarita Rucker said...

I feel silly for having to ask, but what is the Wicked Reviewers Blog Roll? I probably know about it already and have just forgotten its name...now I feel embarrassed...lol

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