Around the World 2016

The Around the World Challenge is hosted by All About Books.

Rules:

  • There is no start and/or end date for when to join the challenge (latest date to enter your link is Dec 31st, 2016)
  • A book counts if you’ve read it in 2016 (= started AND finished in 2016), no matter when you joined the challenge
  • If characters travel to different places in the book, every place counts
  • Tip: you can connect places on a google map!
  • One book can count for multiple or even all mini challenges

Challenges:

  • Read one book for each continent {2/7}
  • Read one book for each state in the US {2/50}
  • Read one book for each ocean {0/5}
  • The mountaineering challenge: climb the Seven Summits {0/7}
  • Three Poles Challenge: visit North Pole, South Pole and Mount Everest {0/3}
  • Visit a certain number of extreme points of Earth {0/1}
  • Read a certain number of books set in capital cities {1/5}
  • Read a certain number of books set in at least 5 different places {0/1}
  • Read a certain number of books that are set in two places from different continents {1/1}
  • Read a certain number of books within a 100km/1.5 Mile radius of where you live {0/1}
  • Visit a certain number of the most famous landmarks in the world {0/3}
  • A to Z challenge: Find a place for each letter in the alphabet {3/26}
  • Visit a certain number of countries {2/195}
  • Read books from authors from a certain number of different countries {3/5}
  • Read a certain number of books set in places you’ve visited yourself {0/5}