2021 Reading Classic Books Challenge

Hosted by brokenspine

43 participants, 170 books added

Starts: Friday, 01 January 2021

Ends: Friday, 31 December 2021

Hopefully, you'll find these challenges helpful during your classics reading journey. You don't have to do all of the prompts and if you have a book that fits multiple prompts feel free to count it towards however many prompts. The goal here is simple.

LET'S READ MORE CLASSIC BOOKS!!! And, yes push yourself out of your comfort zone.

But most of all make sure to have fun.

The Rules:

1) ALL books must have been first published 50 years ago or earlier. In other words, books MUST have been published no later than 1971.
2) Books must be read between January 1st and December 31st
3) Books may be used for up to two prompts

So, here are the challenges. Feel free to copy and paste them into the Personal Challenge Discussion.

Challenge prompts

1. Read a classic over 500 pages (14 books added)

4. Read a classic in translation (17 books added)

6. Read a classic Sci/Fi or Fantasy (16 books added)

9. Read a classic written by a woman (22 books added)

11. Read a classic nonfiction (11 books added)