2020 Reading and Watching Resolutions

2020 Reading Resolution

  1. A book written in North America:
  2. A book written in Central America:
  3. A book written in South America:
  4. A book written in East Asia:
  5. A book written in South Asia:
  6. A book written in Africa: The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah
  7. A book written in the Middle East:
  8. A book written in Australia/Oceania
:
  9. A book written in Russia:
  10. A book written in Europe: The Gospel According to Cane by Courttia Newland
  11. A biography:
  12. A non-fiction book: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
  13. A collection of short stories:
  14. A collection of poetry: Diamond Grill by Fred Wah
  15. A play:
  16. A book you’ve seen adapted: Room by Emma Donoghue
  17. A graphic novel: The Order of the Stick: Book 1/2 – Good Deeds Gone Unpunished by Rich Burlew
  18. A children’s book:
  19. A book older than 100 years:
  20. A debut novel: The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison
  21. A novel by a famous author, other than the one(s) they are best known for: Homebody/Kabul by Tony Kushner
  22. A book you’re intimidated by: Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
  23. A book by an author you’ve never given a fair shot: Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice
  24. A book you’ve heard bad things about: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  25. A book released in 2020:
  26. Wild Card: The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
  27. Wild Card: Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  28. Wild Card:
  29. Wild Card:
  30. Wild Card:

List Progress: 13/30

2020 Film Watching Resolution

  1. A foreign film: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
  2. A black and white film:
  3. A silent or dialogue-free film: The Kid (1921)
  4. An animated film: My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
  5. A film based on a true story: Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
  6. A documentary:
  7. A film based on a book: Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
  8. An Oscar-winning movie: Parasite (2019)
  9. A trashy movie: Lavender (2016)
  10. Your best friend’s favorite movie:
  11. A children’s film:
  12. A film released in 2020: Birds of Prey (2020)

Films Not on the List:

  1. The VVitch (2015)
  2. Swiss Army Man (2016)
  3. The Wicker Man (1973)
  4. The Wicker Man (2006)
  5. Us (2019)
  6. Hereditary (2018)
  7. Crimson Peak (2015)
  8. The Invitation (2015)

List Progress: 8/12 (+8)