PopSugar Reading Challenge

1. A book that’s published in 2021

2. An Afrofuturist book 

3. A book that has a heart, diamond, club, or spade on the cover

4. A book by an author who shares your zodiac sign 

5. A dark academia book 

6. A book with a gem, mineral, or rock in the title 

7. A book where the main character works at your current or dream job 

8. A book that has won the Women’s Prize for Fiction 

9. A book with a family tree

10. A bestseller from the 1990s

11. A book about forgetting

12. A book you have seen on someone’s bookshelf (in real life, on Zoom, on TV, etc.)

13. A locked room mystery

14. A genre hybrid

15. A book set mostly or entirely outdoors

16. A book with something broken on the cover

17. A book by a Muslim American author

18. A book that was published anonymously

19. A book with an oxymoron in the title

20. A book about do-overs or fresh starts

21. A magical realism book

22. A book set in multiple countries

23. A book set somewhere you’d like to visit in 2021

24. A book by a blogger, vlogger, YouTube creator, or other online personality

25. A book whose title starts with Q, X, or Z

26. A book featuring three generations (grandparent, parent, child)

27. A book about a social justice issue

28. A book set in a restaurant

29. A book with a black and white cover

30. A book by an indigenous author

31. A book that has the same title as a song

32. A book about a subject you are passionate about

33. A book that discusses body positivity

34. A book found on a Black Lives Matter reading list

35. A book in a different format than what you normally read

36. A book that has fewer than 1,000 reviews on Amazon or Goodreads

37. A book you think your best friend would like

38. A book about art or an artist

39. A book everyone seems to have read but you

40. Your favorite prompt from a past PopSugar reading challenge


41. The longest book on your TBR list

42. The shortest book on your TBR list

43. The book on your TBR list with the prettiest cover

44. The book on your TBR list with the ugliest cover

45. The book that’s been on your TBR list the longest

46. A book from your TBR list you meant to read last year but didn’t

47. A book from your TBR list you associate with a favorite person, place, or thing

48. A book from your TBR list chosen randomly

49. A DNF book from your TBR list

50. A free book from your TBR list (gift, borrowed, library)