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2016 Blogger Shame Review Challenge



Challenge Details


Challenge begins Jan 1, 2016 and ends Dec 31, 2016

All review books that have been on your review list for 6+ months count.

Any book format counts.

Crossovers with other challenges are okay.

You pick the number of books for your individual challenge.

Once a quarter there will be a wrap up post to show off progress!

(sign up post--now through jan or whenever you join)
quarter 1 post--end of March
quarter 2 post--end of June
quarter 3 post--end of September
quarter 4 post--end of Dec wrap up post

There's a FB group for our challenges this year if you'd like to join for support, suggestions and event updates! Just go HERE.

This is a challenge for every blogger who reviews books. We all have a stack or more that we haven't got to yet. I plan on tackling that TBR like nobody's business in 2016, so this challenge is made for me.


GOAL: 12 Past-Due Review Books

  1. Just Don't Call Me Ma'am - Anna Mitchael (2010 TBR)
  2. Slip Of The Knife - Denise Mina (2010 TBR)
  3. Corked - Kathryn Borel JR (2010 TBR)
  4. Detectives Don't Wear Seat Belts- Cici McNair (2010 TBR)
  5. The Happiness Project - Gretchin Rubin (2010 TBR)


QUARTER UPDATE
As you see, I've got 3 of the 12 books done. Yeah, I thought I'd be at a better pace, but there's a reason they sat on my shelf this long... seems they are usually a 2 out of 5 rating. So not great... But I don't give up that easy and hopefully there's a gem in there somewhere.


HALF WAY UPDATE

I moved up one lousy book. Basically, if I don't pick up the pace then I will fail the challenge. I hate to fail, so I best get on it. The one thing I do notice, is all the book are from 2010. I also notice they weren't that great... Was 2010 the year of bad books??


**No compensation was received for posting. This post is part of an annual challenge.

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  1. I joined this one too. I need this one :) Good luck with it!

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