2021 Teen Reading Challenges

2021 Teen Reading Challenges

New Year, New Challenge!

Tis the season to work on reading resolutions! As 2021 approaches, library staff are already thinking about their To Be Read (TBR) lists. If you are also planning what you want to read, check out this master list of 2021 Reading Challenges! Last year, we mentioned the 2020 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge, so we want to highlight some recommendations from the PGTPL collection to get you started for list of 50 prompts from the 2021 Reading Challenge.

We Want to Help You Get Started!

While the ideas below focus on the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge, we love to help readers discover their next book! Contact us via phone, email, or through the May We Suggest page of the library’s website. In addition, you can even catch quite a few book recommendations on our podcast, They Might Be Librarians!

Book Suggestions for Selected Prompts

The books below offer suggestions for five specific prompts from the 2021 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge. Find each title in the library’s catalog by clicking on the book cover!

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

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue The Alchemyst First & Then

A book that has the same title as a song

Somewhere Only We Know Long Way Down Paperweight

A magical realism book

Bone Gap Don't Date Rosa Santos The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender

A dark academia book

Truly Devious Book Cover Girls With Sharp Sticks Book Cover The Raven Boys Book Cover

A book featuring three generations

With the Fire on High Book Cover The Astonishing Color of After Book Cover Darius the Great is Not Okay Book Cover

No matter how you find your 2021 books, we hope you discover something new and exciting along the way. Have a happy new year and we wish you all the best on your reading goals!