2020 Popsugar Reading Challenge Finished!

Here’s my list (alternatively, if you’re a Goodreads User you can view my list at Goodreads):

A book that’s published in 2020: 

Beyond the Shadowed Earth Beyond the Shadowed Earth by Joanna Ruth Meyer

A book by a trans or nonbinary author:

Dragon Pearl Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee

A book with a great first line:

Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

A book about a book club:

The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

A book set in a city that has hosted the Olympics:

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling (Part of it is set in London.)

A bildungsroman:

Siddhartha Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

The first book you touch on a shelf with your eyes closed:

The Cailiffs of Baghdad, Georgia The Cailiffs of Baghdad, Georgia by Mary Helen Stefaniak

A book with an upside-down image on the cover:

The Outsider The Outsider by Stephen King

A book with a map:

Salamandastron (Redwall, #5) Salamandastron by Brian Jacques

A book recommended by your favorite blog, vlog, podcast or online book club:

The Decadent Society: How We Became the Victims of Our Own Success The Decadent Society by Ross Douthat

An anthology:

Deadpool Classic, Vol. 3  Deadpool Classic Vol. 3

A book that passes the Bechdel test:

Beneath the Haunting Sea Beneath the Haunting Sea by Joanna Ruth Meyer

A book with the same title as a movie or TV show but is unrelated to it:

Pumpkinheads Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell (totally counting this with the horror movie Pumpkinhead)

A book by an author with flora or fauna in their name:

The Vampire Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles, #2) The Vampire Lestat by Anne Rice

A book published the month of your birthday:

Vol'jin: Shadows of the Horde (World of Warcraft, #12) Vol’jin: Shadows of the Horde by Michael A. Stackpole

A book about or by a woman in STEM: 

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? by Caitlin Doughty

A book that won an award in 2019:

Down the River Unto the Sea Down the River Unto the Sea by Walter Mosley

A book on a subject you know nothing about:

The Four Noble Truths The Four Noble Truths by The Dalai Lama

A book with only words on the cover, no images or graphics:

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World Make Your Bed by Admiral William H. McRaven

A book with a pun in the title:

The Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 1: The Faust Act (The Wicked + The Divine, #1) The Wicked + The Divine, Vol 1: The Faust Act by Kieron Gillen

A book featuring one of the seven deadly sins:

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings, #1) A Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

A book with a robot, cyborg, or AI character:

Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1) Cinder by Marissa Meyer

A book with a bird on the cover:

This Is How You Lose the Time War This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

A fiction or nonfiction book about a world leader:

Romanov Romanov by Nadine Brandes

A book with “gold,” “silver,” or “bronze” in the title:

Spartan Gold (Fargo Adventure, #1) Spartan Gold by Clive Cussler

A book by a WOC:

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin (A Song of Wraiths and Ruin, #1) A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown

A book with at least a four-star rating on Goodreads:

Mattimeo (Redwall, #3) Mattimeo by Brian Jacques

A book you meant to read in 2019:

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

A book about or involving social media:

My Androgynous Boyfriend Vol. 1 My Androgynous Boyfriend by Tamekou

A book that has a book on the cover:

The Singing Rock & Other Brand-New Fairy Tales The Singing Rock & Other Brand-New Fairy Tales by Nathaniel Lachenmeyer

A medical thriller:

The Red Lotus The Red Lotus by Chris Bohjalian

A book with a made-up language:

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2) Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

A book set in a country beginning with “C”:

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

A book you picked because the title caught your attention:

How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals How to be a Good Creature by Sy Montgomery

A book with a three-word title:

Mariel of Redwall (Redwall, #4) Mariel of Redwall by Brian Jacques

A book with a pink cover:

Red, White & Royal Blue Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

A Western:

True Grit True Grit by Charles Portis

A book by or about a journalist:

The Wolf Gift (The Wolf Gift Chronicles, #1) The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice

Read a banned book during Banned Books Week:

To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Your favorite prompt from a past POPSUGAR Reading Challenge:

I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia de Luce, #4) I Am Half-Sick of Shadows by Alan Bradley (A book about an Amateur Detective)

Advanced

A book written by an author in their 20s:

Wuthering Heights Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

A book with “20” or “twenty” in the title:

Twenty by Poe Twenty by Poe by Edgar Allan Poe

A book with a character with a vision impairment or enhancement (a nod to 20/20 vision):

Deadpool Classic, Vol. 4 Deadpool Classic, Vol. 4

A book set in Japan, host of the 2020 Olympics:

Memoirs of a Geisha Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

A book set in the 1920s:

The Great Gatsby: The Graphic Novel The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (I read two editions of this one! I read both the Graphic Novel and the original format.)

A book by an author who has written more than 20 books:

Tarkin (Star Wars) Tarkin by James Luceno

A book with more than 20 letters in its title:

Speaking from Among the Bones (Flavia de Luce, #5) Speaking from Among the Bones by Alan Bradley

A book published in the 20th century:

Poirot Investigates (Hercule Poirot, #3) Poirot Investigates by Agatha Christie

A book from a series with more than 20 books:

Mossflower (Redwall, #2)Mossflower by Brian Jacques

A book with a main character in their 20s:

When We Were Vikings When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald

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