Read Harder

Read Harder

Are you up for new reading challenges?

Book Riot has cooked up a new challenge this year, and you can keep up all year long with blogs, lists, and links that will help you Read Harder!

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Read Harder: Card Masonry Block - Lists & Reviews

Read Harder: Romance Edition

Here are books that can help you combine Read Harder goals, whether you are a regular romance reader or interested in trying something new.

Read Harder: A mystery where the victim(s) is not a woman

Doing the Read Harder challenge in 2020? Here are some recommendations for the task "Read a mystery where the victim(s) is not a woman."

Read Harder 2020: A book about a natural disaster

Doing the Read Harder challenge in 2020? Here are some recommendations for the task "Read a book about a natural disaster."

RH20: Middle grade book not in the U.S. or the U.K.

Take a journey around the world by reading these middle grade books that take place in other countries! Read Harder in 2020!

Read Harder 2020: Romance with a Single Parent

Doing the Read Harder challenge in 2020? Here are some recommendations for the task "Read a romance starring a single parent."

Read Harder 2020: Retelling by an Author of Color

Some recommendations for a retelling of a classic of the canon, fairy tale, or myth by an author of color.

RH20: Memoir by Someone from a Different Religious Tradition

Here are some suggestions to "read a memoir by someone from a religious tradition (or lack of religious tradition) that is not your own."

Read Harder - Complete!

This was the third year I worked on the Read Harder challenge, and it was definitely the hardest. I'm gearing up for 2020 - how about you?

RH2020 A Food Book About a Cuisine You've Never Tried Before

For this one, I wanted to focus on cooking memoirs. If you'd rather check out a cookbook, please visit the 641s!

Read Harder 2020: Poetry Audiobooks

Do you love poetry, but enjoy listening to audio books? You've come to the right list! Try these new releases and old classics.

Read Harder July Check-In

I've been bad at Reading Harder for a while, so I thought it would be a good idea to review the titles I've read for the challenge so far.

Read Harder 2019: Reading=Molasses

This year's Read Harder challenge has been, well, a challenge to me!  The topics this month included a humor book and a book by a woman.

RH19: #ownvoices in Mexico or C. America

Check out this list of books set in Mexico or Central America, all written by people from those locations.
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