#reading challenge

What Are The Mental Health Benefits — and Drawbacks — of Reading Goals and Challenges?

What are the mental health impacts—good and bad—of engaging in reading goals and challenges? A look at the science.

Halloween Reading Challenge Ideas for 2023

Click here for enough Halloween reading challenge ideas and book suggestions to fill a plastic pumpkin bucket — and then some.

Why You Should Run A 10 Day Reading Challenge

The benefits of reading are numerous, but what does it look like when school staff take on a reading challenge? One school librarian shares.

An Alphabet of Queer Books: LGBTQ Book Recs from A-Z

Get ready for a reading challenge or invent your own with this alphabet of queer books from Another Appalachia to Zara Hossain is Here.

I Read Nick Offerman’s Favorite Books and Now I Love Him Even More

One reader picked up Nick Offerman's favorite books and was not left disappointed.

I Only Read uQuiz Book Recommendations For a Month

For one month, I only read books recommended to me through the results of uQuizzes. Here's how accurate those recommendations were.

I Wrote A Poem After Every Book I Read in 2020

How writing a poem for every book she read in 2020 helped one reader reconnect with the act of reading again.

7 More Reading Challenges to Diversify Your Reading in 2021

Here are a few more 2021 reading challenges that will diversify your shelf and bring lots of nerdy fun to your reading life.

5 Short Books to Help You Finish That Goodreads Reading Challenge for 2020

Race to the finish line and get through that Goodreads challenge with these short books, including Luster: A Novel by Raven Leilani.

I Have Conflicting Feelings About Reading What Everyone Else Is Reading

A reader examines the joy of stumbling upon reads, and expresses conflicting feelings about a year of buzzy books read by recommendation.