2018 Reading

The 2018 PopSugar Reading Challenge and will publish what books from the challenge (and non-PSRC books) with links to the GoodReads page. 📚

2018 PopSugar Advanced Reading Challenge

✅ 1. A book made into a movie you’ve already seen – A Wrinkle in Time
✅ 2. True Crime – The Orchid Thief
✅ 3. The next book in a series you started – Morning Star (Red Rising #3)
✅ 4. A book involving a heist – Six of Crows
5. Nordic noir – The Snowman
✅ 6. A novel based on a real person – Mrs Queen Takes the Train
✅ 7. A book set in a country that fascinates you – The Rabbit Back Literature Society
8. A book with a time of day in the title – Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
✅ 9. A book about a villain or antihero – American Gods
✅ 10. A book about death or grief – It’s Ok That You’re Not Ok
11. A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym- Nightlife (Cal Leandros #1) by Rob Thurman, aka Robyn Thurman
✅ 12. A book with an LGBTQ+ protagonist – Ascension (Tangled Axon #1)
✅ 13. A book that is also a stage play or musical – Matilda
14. A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you – Born a Crime
✅ 15. A book about feminism – We Should All Be Feminists
✅ 16. A book about mental health – Turtles All the Way Down
17. A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift – Grit
✅ 18. A book by two authors – Fuck Feelings
✅ 19. A book about or involving a sport – Pedestrianism
20. A book by a local author – God Bless John Wayne by Kinky Friedman (Austin, Texas)
21. A book with your favorite color in the title – Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
22. A book with alliteration in the title – Gone Girl
✅ 23. A book about time travel – Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict
24. A book with a weather element in the title – The Name of the Wind
✅ 25. A book set at sea – The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
26. A book with an animal in the title
✅ 27. A book set on a different planet – Red Rising
28. A book with song lyrics in the title – All the Single Ladies
29. A book about or set on Halloween
✅ 30. A book with characters who are twins – Norse Mythology
31. A book mentioned in another book – The Good Companions (mentioned in Matilda)
32. A book from a celebrity book club – The Alice Network
✅33. A childhood classic you’ve never read – Emily of New Moon
34. A book that’s published in 2018 – Lake Success
✅ 35. A past Goodreads Choice Awards winner – Golden Son (Red Rising Book 2)
✅ 36. A book set in the decade you were born – (1980s) Bog Child
37. A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn’t get to
38. A book with an ugly cover
39. A book that involves a bookstore or library – Death Comes to Pemberley
✅ 40. Your favorite prompt from the 2015, 2016, or 2017 POPSUGAR Reading Challenges – Book with Red Spine – Weird in a World That’s Not 

2018 Popsugar Advanced Reading Challenge

1. A bestseller from the year you graduated high school – The Nanny Diaries (2002)
2. A cyberpunk book – Akira Vol. 1
✅ 3. A book that was being read by a stranger in a public place – The 48 Laws of Power
✅ 4. A book tied to your ancestry – The Winter Sea (Scotland)
5. A book with a fruit or vegetable in the title
✅ 6. An allegory – Good Omens
✅ 7. A book by an author with the same first or last name as you – The Unflappable Miss Fairchild (Uncommon Courtships #1) by Regina Scott
8. A microhistory – Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
✅ 9. A book about a problem facing society today – So You Want To Talk About Race
10. A book recommended by someone else taking the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge – Fascism: A Warning

Other Books:

✅ A book written by a Black Woman – The Last Black Unicorn
✅ A book with career advice – Women in Tech