Book Riot's 2020 Read Harder Challenge , hosted by thestorygraph

Read a book by or about a refugee
All books added to this prompt

A Long Petal of the Sea

Isabel Allende

fiction historical
emotional informative medium-paced

353 pages | first published 2019

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

Ocean Vuong

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ literary poetry
emotional reflective sad slow-paced

246 pages | first published 2019

The Song of Achilles

Madeline Miller

fiction fantasy historical lgbtqia+ romance
adventurous emotional fast-paced

352 pages | first published 2011

Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster

Голоса утопии #4

Svetlana Alexievich, Alma Lapinskienė, Keith Gessen

nonfiction history science
challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

236 pages | first published 1997

In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom

Yeonmi Park, Maryanne Vollers

nonfiction memoir
emotional inspiring sad medium-paced

273 pages | first published 2015

Between Shades of Gray

Ruta Sepetys

fiction historical young adult
emotional sad medium-paced

344 pages | first published 2011

I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

Christina Lamb, Malala Yousafzai

nonfiction autobiography feminism
emotional inspiring medium-paced

327 pages | first published 2012

Against the Loveless World

Susan Abulhawa

fiction historical
challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

384 pages | first published 2020

The House of the Spirits

Isabel Allende, Magda Bogin

fiction historical magical realism
emotional medium-paced

448 pages | first published 1982

Salt to the Sea

Ruta Sepetys

fiction historical young adult
emotional sad fast-paced

393 pages | first published 2016