2019 Reading Challenges:

2019 Goodreads Challenge:

2019 Reading Challenge

2019 Reading Challenge
Meganm922 has
read 1 book toward
her goal of
75 books.



2019 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge:


  1. ✓Book Becoming a Movie in 2019: Pet Sematary
  2. ✓Book That Makes You Nostalgic: Different Seasons
  3. ✓Book Written by a Musician (Fiction or Nonfiction): Bird Box
  4. ✓Book You Think Should be Turned Into a Movie: Where the Crawdads Sing
  5. ✓Book With at Least One Million Ratings on Goodreads: Eat Pray Love
  6. ✓Book With a Plant in the Title or on the Cover: The Husband’s Secret
  7. Reread of a Favorite Book:
  8. ✓Book About a Hobby: The Book Jumper (reading)
  9. ✓Book You Meant to Read in 2018: All the Crooked Saints
  10. ✓Book With “Pop,” “Sugar,” or “Challenge” in the Title: The Poppy War
  11. ✓Book With an Item of Clothing or Accessory on the Cover: Girl, Wash Your Face
  12. ✓Inspired by Mythology, Legend or Folklore: Spinning Silver (Russian)
  13. ✓Published Posthumously: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark
  14. Book You See Someone Reading on TV or in a Movie:
  15. ✓Retelling of a Classic: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein 
  16. Book With a Question in the Title:
  17. ✓Set on a College or University Campus: Educated
  18. ✓About Someone With a Superpower: Renegades
  19. ✓Book Told From Multiple Character POVs: The Invasion of the Tearling
  20. ✓Set in Space: Artemis
  21. By Two Female Authors:
  22. Title that Contains “Salty,” “Sweet,” “Bitter” or “Spicy”
  23. Set in Scandinavia:
  24. Takes Place in a Single Day:
  25. ✓Debut Novel: The Queen of the Tearling
  26. Book Published in 2019:
  27. ✓Featuring an Extinct or Imaginary Creature: The Last Namsara (Dragons)
  28. ✓Recommended by a Celebrity You Admire: The Killer Inside Me (Stephen King)
  29. Book with “Love” in the Title:
  30. Book Featuring an Amateur Detective:
  31. ✓Book About a Family: Blanca and Roja (sisters)
  32. Written by an Author from Asia, Africa, or South America:
  33. Zodiac Sign or Astrology Term in the Title:
  34. Book That Includes a Wedding:
  35. By an Author Whose First and Last Name Start with the Same Letter:
  36. A Ghost Story:
  37. ✓Two-Word Title: Air Awakens
  38. ✓Novel Based on A True Story: The Hunger (The Donner Party)
  39. Book Revolving Around a Puzzle or Game:
  40. Your Favorite Prompt from a Past POPSUGAR Reading Challenge:
  41. Cli-Fi (climate fiction) Book:
  42. Choose Your Own Adventure Book:
  43. An #OwnVoices Book:
  44. Read a Book During the Season it is Set In:
  45. A Lit RPG Book:
  46. Book with No Chapters/Unusual Chapter Headings/Unconventionally Numbered Chapters:
  47. Two Books That Share the Same Title (1):
  48. Two Books That Share the Same Title (2):
  49. Book that has a Common Phrase or Idiom (e.g., Big Brother from 1984):
  50. Book set in an Abbey, Cloister, Monastery, Vicarage or Convent:



2018 Reading Challenges

2018 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge – COMPLETED

2018 Popsugar Reading Challenge

✓1. A book made into a movie you’ve already seen Silver Linings Playbook ★★★★
✓2. True Crime In Cold Blood ★★★★
✓3. The next book in a series you started Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands #3) ★★★★
✓4. A book involving a heist Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) ★★★★
✓5. Nordic noir The Bat (Harry Hole #1) ★★
✓6. A novel based on a real person Stalking Jack the Ripper ★★★
✓7. A book set in a country that fascinates you Big Little Lies ★★★★ Australia
✓8. A book with a time of day in the title Crown of Midnight ★★★★★
✓9. A book about a villain or antihero Pestilence (The Four Horsemen #1) ★★★★
✓10. A book about death or grief Joyland ★★★★
✓11. A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym City of Dark Magic ★★
✓12. A book with an LGBTQ+ protagonist The Raging Ones ★★★
✓13. A book that is also a stage play or musical The String of Pearls or, Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet-Street ★★★
✓14. A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you Song of Blood and Stone ★★★
✓15. A book about feminism Labyrinth Lost ★★★
✓16. A book about mental health Without Merit ★★★
✓17. A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift Hundred Percenters ★★★★
✓18. A book by two authors Sleeping Beauties ★★★
✓19. A book about or involving a sport Wolf by Wolf ★★★★ Motocross
✓20. A book by a local author The Good Neighbor ★★★ Washington State
✓21. A book with your favorite color in the title The Green Mile ★★★★
✓22. A book with alliteration in the title Our Dark Duet (This Savage Song #2) ★★★★
✓23. A book about time travel Gemina (The Illuminae Files_02) ★★★
✓24. A book with a weather element in the title Girls Made of Snow and Glass ★★★
✓25. A book set at sea The Museum of Extraordinary Things ★★★
✓26. A book with an animal in the title The Beast is an Animal ★★★
✓27. A book set on a different planet Obsidio (The Illuminae Files _03) ★★★★
✓28. A book with song lyrics in the title Never Never ★★★★
✓29. A book about or set on Halloween The Woman in the Window ★★★
✓30. A book with characters who are twins Blood for Blood (Wolf by Wolf #2) ★★★★
✓31. A book mentioned in another book The Lord of the Rings ★★★★
✓32. A book from a celebrity book club Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine ★★★★ Reese Witherspoon Book Club
✓33. A childhood classic you’ve never read Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH ★★★★
✓34. A book that’s published in 2018 Furyborn ★★★
✓35. A past Goodreads Choice Awards winner Rebel of the Sands ★★★★
✓36. A book set in the decade you were born Eleanor and Park ★★★ 80s
✓37. A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn’t get to Heart of Betrayal (The Remnant Chronicles #2) ★★★★
✓38. A book with an ugly cover Traitor to the Throne ★★★★
✓39. A book that involves a bookstore or library The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry ★★★★
✓40. Your favorite prompt from the 2015, 2016, or 2017 POPSUGAR Reading Challenges All the Ugly and Wonderful Things ★★★★★ book recommendation by someone I just met

2018 Popsugar Advanced Reading Challenge

✓1. A bestseller from the year you graduated high school The Colorado Kid ★★★ 2005
✓2. A cyberpunk book Warcross ★★★★
✓3. A book that was being read by a stranger in a public place Mr. Mercedes ★★★★
✓4. A book tied to your ancestry Norse Mythology ★★★
✓5. A book with a fruit or vegetable in the title The Orange Eats Creeps ★★
✓6. An allegory The Fifth Season ★★★
✓7. A book by an author with the same first or last name as you All The Missing Girls ★★★★
✓8. A microhistory Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers ★★★★
✓9. A book about a problem facing society today The Hate U Give ★★★
✓10. A book recommended by someone else taking the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge The Outsider ★★★★ POPSUGAR Facebook Group

2018 Goodreads Challenge

I originally set my goal for 75 books and raised it to 100 when I got to 74 books in September.

2018 Reading Challenge

2018 Reading Challenge
Meganm922 has
completed her goal of reading
100 books in

2017 Reading Challenges

2017 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

Goodreads Challenges:


2016 Reading Challenges

2016 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

2016 Reading Challenge Completed

2016 Eclectic Reader Challenge


2016 Eclectic Reader Challenge

  • A book about books (fiction or nonfiction) The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman
  • Serial killer thriller Kill You Twice by Chelsea Cain
  • Paranormal romance Lover Avenged by J.R. Ward
  • A novel set on an island Iced by Karen Marie Moning
  • Investigative journalism (non fiction) Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser
  • Disaster fiction The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
  • Steampunk sci fi Everland by Wendy Spinale
  • Any book shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
  • Psychology (non fiction) Quiet by Susan Cain
  • Immigrant Experience fiction Middlesex by Jeffery Eugenides
  • YA historical fiction A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis
  • A debut author in 2016 The Star Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi


2015 Reading Challenges


2015 Reading Challenge COMPLETED

2015 Reading Challenge

2015 Reading Challenge
Meganm922 has
completed her goal of reading 150 books in 2015!