003 The Beauty of Reading Challenges
Why Amanda (and You!) Should Do a Reading Challenge with Ambre and Charlesa
Wherein we discuss the benefits of doing a reading challenge, why you should not bite off more than you can chew, and how to find joy, not limitations in a reading challenge.
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Books reviewed in this episode:
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The Awakening of Miss Prim by Natalia Sanmartín Fenollera
Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson (not set in South America, Ambre!)
The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout (Ambre’s light read for summer)
Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
Midsummer’s Mayhem by Rajani LaRocca
Adventures With Waffles by Maria Parr
The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
Medallion by Dawn L. Watkins
Shield: A Prequel to Medallion by Dawn L. Watkins
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
Other reading challenges we’ve used/recommend and mentioned in this episode:
Literary Life “2 for ‘22” Reading Challenge
Goodreads 2022 Challenge