The Finish Line: The I Suck at Challenges Challenge

Well folks, that's the end of the challenge but I've had requests to keep the updates going. So, every month we'll do updates on our challenges here at book-a-rama. I'll come up with a snappy name and a button ;)

So, how did you all do? Surprisingly, I managed to keep on track and finished quite a few- even the Canadian Reading Challenge! Yay!

So here's how things look:

Just for the Love of It: 3/5 (uncompleted)
The 2nd Canadian Reading Challenge: 13/13
Dewey's Books Reading Challenge: 5/5
The Eco Reading Challenge: 3/5 (ongoing)

Now for the winner of my surprise package:


Here's what I collected.

*A variety of bookmarks
*Some bookplates
*I<3 reading button (plus bonus)
*Anne-Julie mirror

Congrats Bookfool! Email me your address and I'll get it out to you.

My thanks to everyone who left comments and links to updates. I really appreciated your participation!

Any final thoughts?


  1. Wow, thanks Chris!!! How exciting! Did you make that bookmark at left? The one with the rosette and grosgrain ribbon?

    Happy Canada Day!

  2. I'm so glad you decided to continue doing this challenge - I love it and have had a lot of fun watching my progress.

    Here's my latest update:

    Congrats Bookfool!!

  3. I didn't know this was an actual challenge! Is it still on? Or are you doing another one? Cause I suck at them, really I do. I might win the next one if you hold it. You are a great Canadian, you finished Canadian Challenge 2 Eh. I'm such a bad Canadian I read 3 books in total! See? I suck at challenges!!
    I love joining them though, and I am going to get to 13 Canadian books read for Can 3!!!

  4. Congrats to Bookfool!

    Hmm. I suck at challenges so much I'd forgotten about the Eco Challenge.

  5. I'm totally going to count this as one of my completed challenges btw :) Yay I made it to the end and I posted about it every month (at least I will have done once I get my post for this month up).

  6. Bookfool- Congrats! And yes, I made that one.

    Kris- Glad you enjoyed it!

    Susan- The Cdn Reading Challenge required a little *ahem* cheating.

    Carrie- Ha!

    Jodie- You did excellent!

  7. My final update is here:

    In the end I think I did okay - finished 11 challenges in the first six months of the year, and now I am looking forward to doing some more! LOL!

    Thanks for hosting such a fun challenge!

  8. You did well Chris! I haven't had time to do my update yet but I will come back when I do.

    I'm Glad we are going to continue.


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