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Read Harder 2024: Read a Cozy Fantasy

Are you participating in the Read Harder challenge in 2024? Here are some books to start out with for task #1: Read a Cozy Fantasy.

Read Harder 2024: a book that went under the radar in 2023

If you're working on the Read Harder challenge, here are some books for item #21 - books that went under the radar in 2023.

Read Harder '24: Translation from a place you've never been

Are you doing the 2024 Read Harder challenge? Try Challenge #8: Read a book in translation from a country you’ve never visited.

Read Harder 2024 – Read a Genre Book By A Disabled Author

Stretch yourself with the 2024 Read Harder Challenge! Here are titles for Challenge #12: Read a genre book by a disabled author.

Read Harder 2024: A Picture Book from the Last 5 Years

Here are some recent picture books that will also fill the Read Harder Challenge #11: read a picture book from the last five years.

Read Harder: LGBTQIA+ Middle Grade Novels

Stretch yourself with the 2024 Read Harder Challenge! Here are titles for Challenge #6: a middle grade book with an LGBTQIA main character.

Read Harder 2024: Read a "howdunit" or "whydunit" mystery

Are you doing the Read Harder challenge in 2024? Here are some books for task #23: Read a “howdunit” or “whydunit” mystery.

Read Harder '24 - Historical fiction by an Indigenous Author

Stretch yourself with Book Riot's Read Harder Challenge! Titles for Challenge #10: Read a historical fiction book by an Indigenous author.

Read Harder 2024: Indie published BIPOC or queer poetry

Stretch yourself with Book Riot's 2024 Read Harder Challenge! Task #7: an indie published collection of poetry by a BIPOC or queer author.

Read Harder 2024: Read a banned or challenged comic

Are you participating in Book Riot's Read Harder challenge this year? Here are books for task 13: read a comic that has been banned.

Read Harder 2024: Read a YA Book by a Trans Author.

Are you doing Read Harder this year? Here are some books you can check out for Task #2: Read a YA book by a trans author.

Read Harder 2024: Repeat a challenge from a previous year!

Are you participating in the Read Harder challenge in 2024? Here are books for task 24: Repeat a challenge from any of the previous years.

Read Harder 2024: A Romance With Neurodivergent Characters

Are you doing Book Riot's Read Harder challenge in 2024? Here are book recs for task 19: Read a romance with neurodivergent characters.

Read Harder 2024: Read an author & attend their event

Task #14: Read a book by an author with an upcoming event & attend the event. These authors will be at the Tucson Festival of Books 2024.

Read Harder 2024: Read a Book Recommended by a Librarian

Are you doing Read Harder this year? Here are some books you can check out for Task #9: Read a book recommended by a librarian.

Read Harder 2024: Read a Middle Grade Horror Novel

Are you participating in Book Riot's Read Harder challenge in 2024? Here are some books for task 3: Read a middle grade horror novel.
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