Tuesday, December 11, 2012

2013 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge

What’s your reading goal for 2013? If it’s to read more books, then this is the reading challenge for you! There have been almost 400 readers who wanted to outdo themselves so far. Are you up for the challenge?

Reading Challenge Details:
  • Runs January 1, 2013 – December 31, 2013 (books read prior to 1/1/2013 do not count towards the challenge). You can join at anytime, Sign up on the Book Vixens blog.
  • The goal is to outdo yourself by reading more books in 2013 than you did in 2012. See the different levels below and pick the one that works best for you. You can move up a level as often as you’d like but no moving down.
  • Books can be any format (bound, ebook, audio).
  • Novellas that are at least 100 pages in length, as well as full-length novels, will count for this reading challenge.
  • Re-reads and crossovers from other reading challenges are allowed.
  • Grab the reading challenge button and post this reading challenge on your blog to track your progress. Please include a link back to this sign-up post so others can join the reading challenge too. You do not have to be a book blogger to participate; you can track your progress on Goodreads or LibraryThing.

     Getting my heart rate up – Read 1–5 more books
     Out of breath – Read 6–10 more books
     Breaking a sweat – Read 11–15 more books
     I’m on fire! – Read 16+ more books

The Goal to this challenge is to Outdo yourself by reading
 more books in 2013 than you did in 2012!

Im trying for the "Getting my heart rate up" level to read 1 -5 more books 
than I did in 2012.   Ive currently read 29 books this year, ( and should finish 2 more by January 1st )...My goal for this year was 45....  =)
My goal for 2013 is 35 books!

What will your your Book Challenge be for 2013?  Sign up here !

Ive also signed up for "The Cozy Mystery Alphabet Challenge"
 on goodreads.com
Listing titles A - Z as I finish each book
( this is a ongoing challenge.. )

Linking up to these fabulous parties!



  1. I signed up for this challenge too. I am hoping to finish it this year.

  2. Fun! It's nice that you compete against yourself. What will your goal be?

  3. Jenn, My goal for 2013 is 35 books. =)

  4. fun challenges my sweet friend. .thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things Hop xo

  5. I've just signed up for this one too. If I manage to read one more book than this year I'll be happy :)

  6. What a fun challenge! Following along on GFC and Twitter! Happy Holidays!


  7. What a fun challenge! Following along on GFC and Twitter! Happy Holidays!


  8. Best of luck to you in your 2013 Reading Challenge, Melissa - and congrats on doing so well this year!

    I need to sign up and recap on all of mine but I have been so busy I haven't had a chance to do so!

    I hope your last few days of 2012 are fabulous! Getting to konw you this year has been such a joy - I look forward to deepening our friendship in 2013, and I appreciate you always having a kind word for me and always being such an encouragement!

    Happy New Year to you!

    Create With Joy

  9. Thanks for participating! Good luck reaching your reading goals :)


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