2019 Reading Challenge

2019 Reading Challenge

Register - Log Challenges


Anne Arundel County Public Library is challenging you to read - all year long! We’ve created monthly reading challenges to help you expand your reading horizons.

Register now for a registration prize - a limited edition 2019 Reading Challenge mug (while supplies last). Log your challenges to be eligible for the monthly raffle! Share your progress on social media using #aacplreads and tag us @aacpl. The 2019 Reading Challenge is for all ages.  Printable monthly challenge list. (En español)


Reading Challenge for January
Read a book you've been meaning to read.
Recommended reads.

Best books of 2018: Children (ages 0-7) -- Children (ages 8-12) -- Teens -- Adult Fiction -- Adult Nonfiction

African American History Month
Read a book written by a person of color.

Women's History Month
Read a book by or about women.

Reading Challenge for April
Read a children's book.

Reading Challenge for May
Read a graphic novel.

GLBT Book Month
Read a book by or about a member of the LGBTQ+ community.

Reading Challenge for July
Read a science book.

Diversity Awareness Month
Read a book by or about someone who is different from you.

Reading Challenge for September
Read a book that was banned or challenged.
Book recommendations.

Hispanic Heritage Month
Read a book by or about an immigrant to a new country.

Reading Challenge for November
Read a book written by someone from Maryland.

Final 2019 Reading Challenge!
Read a book published in 2019.
A list of recommendations will be available here towards the end of 2019.