POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

This is an annual reading challenge that is hosted by the entertainment website, POPSUGAR. There are 40 prompts in for this challenge, and the goal is to record which book you read in 2018 that best answers each prompt.


A book made into a movie you’ve already seen — Gerald’s Game by Stephen King

True crime

The next book in a series you started — Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

A book involving a heist — Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Nordic noir

A novel based on a real person

A book set in a country that fascinates you

A book with a time of day in the title

A book about a villain or antihero — Carrie by Stephen King

A book about death or grief — And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer by Fredrik Backman

A book with a female author who uses a male pseudonym

A book with an LGBTQ+ protagonist

A book that is also a stage play or musical — Misery by Stephen King

A book by an author of a different ethnicity than you — The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

A book about feminism

A book about mental health

A book you borrowed or that was given to you as a gift — The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie

A book by two authors

A book about or involving a sport

A book by a local author

A book with your favorite color in the title

A book with alliteration in the title — After Anna by Lisa Scottoline

A book about time travel — A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

A book with a weather element in the title — Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

A book set at sea — The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

A book with an animal in the title — Animal Farm by George Orwell

A book set on a different planet

A book with song lyrics in the title

A book about or set on Halloween

A book with characters who are twins

A book mentioned in another book

A book from a celebrity book club

A childhood classic you’ve never read

A book that’s published in 2018 — In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham

A past Goodreads Choice Awards winner — The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

A book set in the decade you were born

A book you meant to read in 2017 but didn’t get to — The Handmaid’s Tale by Magaret Atwood

A book with an ugly cover — Messenger by Lois Lowry

A book that involves a bookstore or library

(Your favorite prompt from the 2015, 2016, or 2017 POPSUGAR Reading Challenges)


If you’d like to participate in this challenge, click here.
Also, check out my Goodreads Reading Challenge for 2018 and add me as a friend here!