Last challenge for this year...
UPDATE (March 1st)
So, I've gotten two books read for the bingo game. I wanted more read, but I still feel like two books was pretty good when I didn't necessarily originally plan on this challenge.
I also got another retelling read in February, Blackhearts, which is a retelling of the story of Blackbeard:
So, three books towards my 5-9 goal isn't bad for the first two months of the year. :)
I'm looking forward to reading more!
UPDATE - JANUARY 2017
So, I'm recapping all my challenges. I probably did the worse at this one, but I did get some books read (as I noted above) and met my goal of between five and nine books. Here they all are together: