1. Chunky Brick: Grab that book with more than 500 pages that you’d always been afraid to tackle. You know you can do it!
Snow Flower and The Secret Fan
Uncle Tom’s Cabin
2. Something New: Just purchased a book lately? Don’t let it buried in your stacks, read it now!
The Time Traveler’s Wife
3. Something Borrowed: Read a book that you borrowed from someone else. Don’t make the owner waiting forever for you to finish it. (Books borrowed from friends, libraries, or even rental places, are allowed)
I’m gonna decide the book for this category later :)
4. It’s Been There Forever: Dig your TBR pile and read a book that has been there more than a year. It’s time for you to appreciate it :)
5. Freebies Time: What’s the LAST free book you’ve got? Whether it’s from giveaway, a birthday gift or a surprise from someone special, don’t hold back any longer. Open the book and start reading it now :D
Eleanor & Park
Liesl & Po
6. Bargain All The Way: Ever buying a book because it’s so cheap you don’t really care about the content? Now it’s time to open the book and find out whether it’s really worth your cents.
The Phantom of The Opera
7. Favorite Color: Pick a book from your shelf which has your favorite color for its cover! Is it pink, red or black? You decide.
Sing Me To Sleep
8. First Initial: Read a book that has been written by an author whose first initial is the same with you (Example: My name is Astrid, and I can read anything written by Agatha Christie, Aesop, Arthur Conan Doyle, etc)
An Abundance of Katherines
A Thousand Splendid Sun
And The Mountain Echoed
9. Super Series: Read one (or more!) books that belong in a series, it can be trilogy, or tetralogy, or anything.
The Girl Who Played With Fire
The Girl Who Kicked The Nornest Nest
10. Opposites Attract: Read a book that’s been written by a writer whose gender is different from your own.
The Kite Runner
11. Randomly Picked: Ask someone else (a friend, your spouse, even your kids!) to randomly pick a book from your TBR pile. Don’t complain whatever they choose for you, just read it :)
Peta Dunia Tak Kasatmata
12. Cover Lust: Grab a book from your shelf that you bought because you fell in love with the cover. Is the content as good as the cover?
Semusim & Semusim Lagi
13. Who Are You Again?: You’ve never read a book from this author, maybe you haven’t even heard his/her name before. But who knows? Maybe he/she will become your new favorite author!
14. One Word Only!: Read a book that only has one word for its title (number is allowed as long as it’s only consisted of one word, e.g: 1, 2, 11).
15. Dream Destination: Read a book that has setting in a place you’ve never visited before – but would like to if you have a chance. Could be real places or even fictional!
I’m gonna decide the book for this category soon. I need to think it over ^_^ I'm actually really wanna visit Seoul, and still decide a book which describe it in detail. I perhaps gonna pick from Penerbit Haru's list. I have some on my pile, but still not decide yet.
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