I'm adding more books to each month, I'm excited for 2013!
I love Ireland and I found the perfect challenge, 2013 Ireland Reading
Challenge hosted by Books and Movies
This includes, Irish authors, books set in Ireland, involving Irish history or
This challenge has levels (I love challenges with levels, excited!) and I'm
picking the Shamrock level: 4 books because I think this is going to be a
little hard to find books, since I'm very picky and I don't know how to look for
this theme. If you have any recommendations, please let me know!
So far, I know of one book I'll be reading: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by
Irish author John Boyne which I've read before but I love the book.
Since most of the ones I've seen with levels say you can always move up, I
hope we can do that with this one as well.
Here is where you can sign up: Ireland Challenge
I was reminded by some of the books I read for the End of the World Marathon
how much I like mystery books. So this next challenge was just great to find
more, so the second challenge is 2013 Mystery/Crime Reading Challenge
hosted by Amy
You can read any book or short story, but 5 short stories count as one novel.
And any novel, anything over 100 pages counts as one book.
This has levels as well and I'm choosing Sergeant = 10 books. I'm picking this
one because I'm hoping I'll read 12 (one for each month since they are easier
You can sign up here: The Crafty Book Nerd