POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021

Hosted by katie_bell

930 participants, 8830 books added

Starts: Friday, 01 January 2021

Ends: Friday, 31 December 2021

It’s time for another POPSUGAR Reading Challenge! I haven’t seen anyone else post this yet so I thought I might as well 😂

This year features 40 standard prompts and 10 bonus prompts all themed around your TBR.

 The link to their webpage is below in case you want to find their actual checklist, ideas for each prompt, and previous lists for prompt 40!

https://www.popsugar.co.uk/entertainment/reading-challenge-2021-48019686#photo-48019429

Happy Reading!

Challenge prompts

1. A book that’s published in 2021 (196 books added)

2. An Afrofuturist book (82 books added)

5. A dark academia book (117 books added)

9. A book with a family tree (119 books added)

10. A bestseller from the 1990’s (113 books added)

11. A book about forgetting (133 books added)

12. A book you have seen on someone’s bookshelf (241 books added)


This can be in real life, in a TV show, on a Zoom call etc. 

13. A locked-room mystery (84 books added)

14. A book set in a restaurant (98 books added)

15. A book with a black and white cover (193 books added)

16. A book by an indigenous author (108 books added)

21. A genre hybrid (172 books added)

24. A book by a Muslim American author (103 books added)

28. A magical realism book (162 books added)

29. A book set in multiple countries (200 books added)

34. A book about a social justice issue (204 books added)

35. A book in a different format than what you normally read (301 books added)


Ebooks, audiobooks, graphic novels etc. 

38. A book about art or an artist (163 books added)

bonus
41. The longest book (by pages) on your TBR (144 books added)

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42. The shortest book (by pages) on your TBR (211 books added)

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43. The book on your TBR with the prettiest cover (185 books added)

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44. The book on your TBR with the ugliest cover (167 books added)

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48. A book from your TBR chosen at random (159 books added)

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49. A DNF book from your TBR (204 books added)