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Bullet Journal Spreads For Book Lovers

If you have been following my blog for the past year, then you will know that I made a resolution to read and review a book for every month of 2018. When it came to organizing my book lists and my progress while reading, I had to create a few different bullet journal spreads for everything to do with books. In this blog post I will share with you the bullet journal spreads that I think every book lover should use.
I plan on an iPad using the application GoodNotes and Bargain Depot Stylus 2 Pack from Amazon. If you are curious to why I plan digitally you should check out my blog post Switching to a Digital Planner-Paperless Planning.

Book Shelf

Hands down my favorite book related spread that I have created thus far in my bullet journal is my book shelf. After I have finish a book I add it to the shelf. Since the basic idea of this spread is so simple you can easily make it your own my adding different plants or nicknacks to the shelf. You can also choose to color in the books if you would like.

Books Lists

This next spread idea can be used in a variety of different ways. A shown in the picture I used this book list spread for the novels that I am reading in my Horror Fiction course. Instead of using it for a course you can use it for a book club, book series or simply a book wish list. Due to the fact that my book list was for my Horror Fiction course the color scheme is dark, but you can easily make this spread fit any theme by changing the colors and fonts.

Book Tracker

If you are someone who is in a book club and has a deadline or have a library due date, you can use this spread to make sure that you complete the book in time. Depending on the length of the book depends on the value of each box. For me each box is usually about two chapters. I have completed two of these spreads now and will be trying out a new one. So follow my Instagram @whenishouldbestudying so you can see the new spread I will be using. 

Book Checklist

Even though I use this spread to keep track of when I finish reading a chapter in the Bible, the idea of this spread could be easily converted to keep track of books you have read or the number of chapters you have read in a book. I also thought I would share this spread since it is technically a book related spread that I use in my digital bullet journal. 

Weekly Spread

I thought I would be fun to throw in a bonus book related weekly spread to this blog post. As I mentioned earlier I am in a Horror Fiction course. I read both Dracula and Frankenstein, so for Halloween I made a weekly spread using both of the characters. I already shared the spread on my Pinterest and Instagram, but I thought I would include it in this blog post as well.

If you recreate any of these spreads, I would love to see them. Make sure to tag me on Instagram @whenishouldbestudying

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