PopSugar Reading Challenge 2022

Who’s in for the 2022 PopSugar Reading Challenge?

Here is my list for the PopSugar 2020 Reading Challenge. Books in bold are books that I’ve read.

All books are available to purchase from my Bookshop store! If you buy from this link, I will receive a small commission, and part of the proceeds will go to independent bookstores.

Regular prompts

1. A book published in 2022
Recommendations:
– The School for Good Mothers (dystopia, literary) Amazon | Bookshop
– Edgewood (YA fantasy) Amazon | Bookshop
– The Golden Couple (thriller) Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
Weather Girl Amazon | Bookshop
– Book Lovers Amazon | Bookshop

2. A book set on a plane, train, or cruise ship
– Love, Lists, and Fancy Ships Amazon | Bookshop
The Other Miss. Bridgerton Amazon | Bookshop

3. A book about or set in a nonpatriarchal society
Recommendations:
– The Priory of the Orange Tree Amazon | Bookshop
– Black Sun Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– Fevered Star (Feb 2022) Amazon | Bookshop

4. A book with a tiger on the cover or “tiger” in the title
Possibilities:
– Tigers, Not Daughters Amazon | Bookshop
– When You Trap a Tiger Amazon | Bookshop
– The Night Tiger Amazon | Bookshop

5. A sapphic book
Recommend:
– Malice Amazon | Bookshop
– An Absolutely Remarkable Thing Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– Misrule Amazon | Bookshop
– This Poisoned Heart Amazon | Bookshop
– The Perks of Loving a Wallflower Amazon | Bookshop

6. A book by a Latinx author
Recommend:
– Cemetery Boys Amazon | Bookshop
– Infinite Country Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– Gods of Jade and Shadow Amazon | Bookshop
– The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina Amazon | Bookshop
– Lost in the Never Woods Amazon | Bookshop

7. A book with an onomatopoeia in its title

8. A book with a protagonist who uses a mobility aid
Possibilities: (looking for some own voices)
– Six of Crows Amazon | Bookshop

9. A book about a “found family”
Possibilities:
– Crooked Kingdom Amazon | Bookshop

10. An Anisfield-Wolf Book Award winner
Recommendations:
– Sing, Unburied, Sing Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– There, There Amazon | Bookshop
– A Brief History of Seven Killings Amazon | Bookshop
– Half of a Yellow Sun Amazon | Bookshop

11. A #BookTok recommendation
Chosen:
– The Love Hypothesis Amazon | Bookshop
Recommendations:
– A Court of Thorns and Roses Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– The Spanish Love Deception Amazon | Bookshop

12. A book about the afterlife
Recommendations:
– Under the Whispering Door Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– The Graveyard Book Amazon | Bookshop

13. A book set in the 1980s
Recommendations:
Possibilities:
– Malibu Rising Amazon | Bookshop

14. A book with cutlery on the cover or in the title
Recommendations:
Possibilities:
– In My Dreams I Hold A Knife Amazon | Bookshop

15. A book by a Pacific Islander author
Recommendations:
Possibilities:
– Homicide and Halo-Halo Amazon | Bookshop

16. A book about witches
Chosen:
Morrigan’s Cross Amazon | Bookshop
Recommendations:
The Once and Future Witches Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– Witches Steeped in Gold Amazon | Bookshop
– Magic Lessons Amazon | Bookshop

17. A book becoming a TV series or movie in 2022
Recommendations:
– The Viscount Who Loved Me Amazon | Bookshop
Possibilities:
– The Storied Life of A. J. Fikrey Amazon | Bookshop
– Persuasion Amazon | Bookshop
– Fire & Blood Amazon | Bookshop
– Kindred Amazon | Bookshop

18. A romance novel by a BIPOC author
Recommendations:
Possibilities:
– anything by Jasmine Guillory Amazon | Bookshop
– Get a Life, Chloe Brown Amazon | Bookshop

19. A book that takes place during your favorite season
Recommendations:
Possibilities:
Summer: Well Played Amazon | Bookshop

20. A book whose title begins with the last letter of your previous read
Recommendations:
Possibilities:

21. A book about a band or musical group

22. A book with a character on the ace spectrum

23. A book with a recipe in it

24. A book you can read in one sitting

25. A book about a secret
Crescent City: House of Earth and Blood Amazon | Bookshop

26. A book with a misleading title

27. A Hugo Award winner

28. A book set during a holiday

29. A different book by an author you read in 2021
A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor Amazon | Bookshop

30. A book with the name of a board game in the title

31. A book featuring a man-made disaster

32. A book with a quote from your favorite author on the cover or Amazon page

33. A social-horror book

34. A book set in Victorian times

35. A book with a constellation on the cover or in the title

36. A book you know nothing about
Jane and the Year Without Summer Amazon | Bookshop

37. A book about gender identity

38. A book featuring a party

39. An #ownvoices SFF book

40. A book that fulfills your favorite prompt from a past PopSugar reading challenge

Advanced prompts

41. A book with a reflected image on the cover or “mirror” in the title

42. A book that features two languages

43. A book with a palindromic title

44. A duology (1)

45. A duology (2)

46. A book about someone leading a double life

47. A book featuring a parallel reality

48. A book with two POVs

49. Two books set in twin towns, aka “sister cities” (1)

50. Two books set in twin towns, aka “sister cities” (2)

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