Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Why Buy the Cow? Reading Challenge



I usually never participate in reading challenges because I really suck at keeping up. It's almost like they deter me. Like, for instance, the one reading challenge I signed up for last year was on GR and it was to read 200 books in 2011. As of today I've read like 120 which is UNDER what I read in 2010. I stressed myself out. So, it's with great trepidation I plunge myself into another challenge. :D

I read a lot of the free downloads from Amazon because I think they're fun and I'm unabashadly excited that I got a free book. I'm a nerd....what can I say. Anyway, this year, I'm going to participate in Missie at The Unread Reader and Kelly and Reading the Paranormal's Why Buy The Cow? Reading Challenge. I read them anyway, so I'm just going to try and read more! Anyway, I'm going to go for the COUPON CLIPPER level because it's the lowest and I should be able to read at least 12 free and legal download books in 2012!

Are you interested?? Go check out Missie's into post HERE.


9 comments:

  1. Jen! You are udderly amazing! I get all giddy whenever I grab a free book too. Now I just have to stop hording them and actually read them.

    And you know what. I actually thing all the RC I signed up for last year (unconsciously) deterred me too.

    But new year, new goals. We can do this!! Thanks for joining us! :)

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  2. Oops!!! I hit the 'post comment' button too fast!

    Isn't this the cutest thing ever?? I'm sooo excited!

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  3. I so want to do this, but that means reading my own books and not just review books! The horror! LOL I love the button and the name. Missie is just so creative!

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  4. I'm excited to see what you find!

    MS

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  5. Im a challenge crack addict!! But Im doing major rehab for 2012 and only joining two...;D This one and an audio one, so hopefully I will get them finished...YAY me!!

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  6. I usually never participate in reading challenges because I really suck at keeping up. It's almost like they deter me.

    I can say the same about myself. Give me a challenge and I will make sure I will never meet the deadline or the required amount of anything. Sad but true. This one sounds amazing but I am still not sure and teh button is great! Maybe...

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  7. I'll help cheer you along to keep you motivated.
    Thanks for joining us!

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  8. Challenges are the same for me - it seems like as soon as a book becomes "required reading," it loses all its appeal. I just have to tell myself that challenges are for fun. I don't stress about finishing them (as you can tell from all the unfinished ones listed on my sidebar!).

    Oh, and I don't read ebooks, but I think that challenge button might be the cutest one I've ever seen. Love it!

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I always love comments, and I read every single one!

Also, this is now designated an award free zone. Although I love awards and I love everyone for thinking of me, I just don't have the time to honor them like they need to be honored. Thank you though for your consideration!

XOXO Jen the Bibliophile

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