On this page you’ll find the challenges I participated in and that have ended, ordered alphabetically. My current challenges are listed on the main page.

100 Mile Fitness | Chinese Literature | Classics | Graphic Novels Challenge | Japanese Literature | Personal | What’s in a Name | Women Unbound

100 Mile Fitness Challenge #1
October – December 2009
Admittance post
Wrap-up post 172 kilometers = 107 miles
100 Mile Fitness Challenge #2

January – March 2010
Admittance post
Wrap-up post 163 kilometers = 101 miles
100 Mile Fitness Challenge #3April – June 2010
[No admittance post this time]Accomplished! 100 miles on May 29th
Trotted 213 kilometers = 133 miles so far!New target: 200 kilometers = 125 miles…
Accomplished on June 27th
100 Mile Fitness Challenge #4July – September 2011
[No admittance post]Accomplished!Trotted 202.5 kilometers = 127 miles!
Chinese Literature Challenge logo Chinese Literature Challenge
January 1st – December 31st 2011

~ Merchant ~

Admittance post
Read: 1/1-3
The China Lover by Ian Buruma
Reviews pending: 0

Classics Challenge 2009
~ Entree Level ~

April – October 2009
Admittance post
Wrap-up postBooks read: 5
Graphic Novels Challenge 2010
~ Intermediate ~
January 2010 – December 31st 2010
Admittance post
Read: 7 /3-10
Reviews pending: ?
Japanese Literature Challenge 3
July 30th 2009 – January 30th 2010
Admittance post
Wrap-up post pending
Read: 6 /1
Reviews pending: 2
JLC4 logo giclee Japanese Literature Challenge #4
June 1st 2010 – January 30th 2011
Admittance post
Read: 6/6
Reviews pending: 5The Pillow Book
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman
Silence
The Temple of the Golden Pavilion
Hear the Wind Sing
Snow Country
Personal Reading Challenge 2007:
Shortlisted Best Dutch Books

Challenge post
Wrap-up postRead: 8/8
Some books from the Numbers 0-9 challenge Personal Reading Challenge 2006:
Numbers 0-9

Wrap-up post
Read: 10/10
Personal Reading Challenge 2005:
Decades 1900-2005

Wrap-up post
Read: 11/11
Personal Reading Challenge 2005:
15,000 Pages
Wrap-up postRead: 14,767/15,000 *FAIL*
Personal Reading Challenge 2005:
Bookcrossing Mount TBR ~Finish All

Wrap-up postRead: 16/16
What’s in a name? #2
January – December 2009
Admittance post
Wrap-up post pending1 of 6 reviews pending
What’s in a name? #3
January – December 2010
Admittance post
Wrap-up post pending
Read: 8/6
Reviews pending: 5
Women Unbound
~ Philogynist Level ~
November 2009 – November 2010
Admittance postRead: 4/2 (and a half)
Reviews pending: 4