Have you started a reading challenge yet this year? Maybe you need a little inspiration to log a few more books for TLCPL’s Winter Read. Maybe you want to challenge yourself to “read harder” this year. No matter what, the team at Kent Branch has you covered! We have curated a list of challenges to diversify your reads this year, and our staff has provided suggestions of some of their faves to match!
Read a Book from our Tatum Center Collection
Read an Autobiography/Memoir by a Person you May be Unfamiliar With
Read a Book About a Lesser-Known Historical Event
Read a Book from our Steinem Sisters Collection
Read a Novel by a LGBTQ+ Author
Read a Novel by a Latinx Author
Read a Book by an Ohioana Book Award Winner
Read a Book Written by an Author from Toledo
Read a Book About our Local History
Read a Banned/Challenged book
Read a Novel by an Indigenous Author
Read a Novel Featuring a Character with a Mental Illness
Read a Book with a Nature Theme
Read a Book That’s Been Adapted into a Movie/TV Series
Read a Book by an Independent Publisher
Read an Epistolary Novel
Read a Novel Featuring Ability Diverse Characters
Read a Book Written Over 100 Years Ago
Read a Book of Poems or Essays
Read an Own Voices Book Set Outside the U.S.
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