POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 , hosted by thestorygraph

A book that passes the Bechdel test

The Bechdel test asks whether a work features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man. The requirement that the two women must be named is sometimes added.

All books added to this prompt

On the Come Up Lib/E

Angie Thomas

fiction young adult

missing duration info

Empire of Sand: The Books of Ambha Series #01

Tasha Suri

fiction fantasy historical science science fiction

missing page info

We Ride Upon Sticks

Quan Barry

fiction sports
adventurous dark funny medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2020

The Vanishing Half

Brit Bennett

fiction literary
challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2020

These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights #1

Chloe Gong

fiction fantasy historical young adult
adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

400 pages | first published 2020


Octavia E. Butler

fiction fantasy historical science fiction
emotional reflective medium-paced

295 pages | first published 1979

The Memory Police

Yōko Ogawa

fiction dystopian science fiction
reflective sad slow-paced

288 pages | first published 1994

An Unkindness of Ghosts

Rivers Solomon

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ science fiction
challenging dark emotional medium-paced

351 pages | first published 2017

Lair of Dreams

The Diviners #2

Libba Bray

fiction fantasy young adult
adventurous mysterious slow-paced

613 pages | first published 2015

This Is How You Lose the Time War

Max Gladstone, Amal El-Mohtar

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ science fiction
adventurous challenging emotional slow-paced

208 pages | first published 2019