Sunday, June 01, 2008

May Summary

May sees another high book count, but this month is mostly made up of manga and short novels. I have had difficulty concentrating (especaillly the last 10 days) and have picked up multiple books and not finished any of them! Hopefully the new job I start on Monday will help focus my mind again.

Number of Books Read May : 18, Total 86
Number of Pages Read : 4616, Total 27372
Book Awards Reading Challenge : 22/23 (need to read a minimum of 12)
Series Challenge : 8/8 COMPLETED
Themed Reading Challenge : 5/6
Young Adult Challenge : 8/12
Challenge with Nymeth : 1/5
What's in a Name Challenge : 3/6
Graphic Novel Challenge : 5/10 plus 3 extras
TBR Challenge 2008 : 2/12 and 6/12 alternatives
First in a Series Challenge : 6/12
Man Booker Prize Challenge : 6/8
Short Story Reading Challenge : 5/10
Chunkster Challenge : 2/4
Mythopoeic Challenge : 5/7
Inklings Challenge : 2/4
A~Z Challenge : Titles = 18/26, Authors = 18/26
Guardian 100 Greatest Books of All Time : 28/100 (aiming for 50)
Once Upon a Time Challenge : 7/7 plus 15 alternatives
Spring Reading Thing Challenge : 7/7 COMPLETED
Arthurian Reading Challenge : 0/12
tl;dr Challenge : 0/3
Series Challenge II : 0/8
Non-Fiction Five Challenge : 2/5 plus 0/1 alternatives
End of the World Challenge : 0/3 plus 0/1 alternatives
Classics Challenge 08 : 0/5
Irresitible Review Challenge : 1/8

101 Things to do in 1001 Days : 35/101

5 comments:

Nymeth said...

wow, that is a lot of challenges :P Good luck with the new job!

Trish said...

Wow, what a fantastic month! Lately I've only been averaging about 1800 pages a month, but I guess that's better than 0! :) Just trying to hold up the national average (which I think in the US is 4 books a year. bleh!)

Chris said...

Jesus Rhinoa, do you sleep? :p

joanna said...

Wow Rhinoa - what's your secret?? :-)

Jaimie said...

Wow! You had a great month reading! And you have had trouble concentrating for the last ten days? My goodness!
Good luck with the new job!