2019 Reading Challenges (to help feed your challenge habit)

Incredibly enough challenge hosts are already beginning to advertise their 2019 Reading Challenge offerings. Just as last year, I will be listing challenges as I find them to help you find challenges that meet your interests.

If you discover challenges or are sponsoring a challenge, please let me know by EMAIL (phryne1969 AT gmail DOT com) and I will link those up as well.

2019 All About the Trope Challenge (Anna @ Herding Cats & Burning Soup)
2019 Alphabet Soup Challenge (Lori @ Escape with Dollycas Into a Good Book)
2019 Alphabet Soup - Author Edition (Lori @ Escape with Dollycas Into a Good Book) 
2019 Audiobook Challenge (@Hot Listens & Caffeinated Review)
2019 Badass Books Reading Challenge (Melissa @ mehawkins)
2019 Bible Reading Challenge (Leslie @ Growing for Life)
2019 Blog All About It (Anna @ Herding Cats & Burning Soup) 
2019 Blogger Shame (Anna @ Herding Cats & Burning Soup)
2019 Book Blog Discussion Challenge (@Feed Your Fiction Addiction and It Starts at Midnight)
2019 Book Club (@ Blogger's Bookshelf)
2019 Book Reading Challenge (Edel @ Live Life at Your Own Pace)
2019 Book to Screen Reading Challenge (Julie @ Whole Latte Ideas)
2019 Bookish Resolutions (@ Because Challenges/COYER)
2019 Build Your Library Reading Challenge (@ Build Your Library)
2019 Cayl Reading Challenge (Cayl @ The Wandering Cayl)
2019 Christian Reading Challenge (Tim @Challies)
2019 Chunkster Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
2019 Debut Author Goodreads Challenge (@ Goodreads)
2019 Distopia Reading Challenge (Brittani @ Faith, Hope & Books)
2019 Diversity Reading Challenge (Lenoreo @ Celebrity Readers)
2019 Diversity Reading Challenge (Gothic Vamperstein @ Lukten av trykksverte)
2019 European Reading Challenge (Gilion @ Rose City Reader)
2019 Fanfiction Reading Challenge (Carrie @ Cat on the Bookshelf)
2019 Golden Trio Challenge (The Order of the Planners on Instragram)
2019 Happily Ever After Reading Challenge (@ Happily Ever After Novel Thoughts)
2019 Her Money Moves Reading Challenge (Christine @ Her Money Moves)
2019 Lantern Reading Challenge (@ Lantern Arts Center)
2019 Library Love Challenge (Angela @ Angel's Guilty Pleasures)
2019 Medical Examiner Reading Challenge (Rick @ Rick Mills Project)
2019 New Release Challenge (Lexxie @ [Un]Conventional Bookworms)
2019 ONTD Reading Challenge (Oh No They Didn't @Live Journal)
2019 Pink and Dizzy Reading Challenge (Helen @ Pink and Dizzy)
2019 PopSugar Reading Challenge (@ Popsugar)
2019 Professional Book Nerds Challenge (@ Pro Book Nerds Podcast)
2019 Ragdoll Reading Challenge (Holly @ Ragdoll Reads) [light edition--there are other levels available as well)
2019RC Three in a Row (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
2019 Reading Assignment Challenge (@ Because Challenges/COYER)
2019 Reading Challenge [300 books!] (Amelia on GoodReads)
2019 Reading Challenge [52 Books in 52 Weeks] (@ Mommy Mannegren)
2019 Reading Challenge (Isa @ Putting Wings on Words)
2019 Reading Challenge [13 items] (Doran @ Haute Beauty Guide)
2019 Reading Challenge [up to 60 items] (Lindsey @ Linz the Bookworm)
2019 Reading Challenge [12 items] (Christine @ The Yellow Book Road)
2019 Reading Challenge (Natalya @The Island Reader)
2019 Reading Challenge (Anne @ Modern Mrs. Darcy) 
2019 Reading Challenge (@ Beyond the Bookends)
2019 Reading Challenge (Alicen @ The Cozy Shelf)
2019 Reading Challenge (@Kids Travel Books)
2019 Reading Challenge (Elise @ The Nerd Daily)
2019 Reading Challenge (Emily @ Emily's Attic)
2019 Reading Challenge: A Book A Week (Rachel & Jacyln @ Pingel Sisters)
2019 Retellings Reading Challenge (Tracy @ Cornerfolds)
2019 Six Shooter Mystery Reading Challenge (Rick @ Rick Mills Project)
2019 When Are You Reading Challenge (Sam @Taking on a World of Words)
2019 #Word of the Nerd Reading Challenge (@ Word of the Nerd Online)
2019 Xepherus Reads Reading Challenge (@ Xepherus Reads) 
2019 Year of Epic Reads (Team Epic Reads)
2019 Year of Shakespeare (@ Hibernator's Library)
#40 More Books Annual Challenge (Kirsty @ Books, Occupation...Magic!)
Audio Books Reading Challenge (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
Aussie Author Challenge (Jo @ Booklover Book Reviews)
Austenesque Lovers TBR Challenge (@ Goodreads)
Australian Women Writers 2019 (@ Australian Women Writers)
A-Z Reading Challenge (Ginger Mom & The Kindle Quest)
#Ampersand 2019 Reading Challenge (Sarah @ Commas and Ampersands)
Austenesque Lovers TBR Challenge (by Sophia on Facebook)
Back to the Classics 2019 (Karen @ Books & Chocolate)
The Backlist Reader Challenge (Lark @ The Bookwyrm's Hoard)
The Bad Boys of Romance Reading Challenge (Shari @ Delighted Reader)
Beat the Backlist (Austine @ Novel Knight)
Birth Year Reading Challenge (J. G. @ Hotchpot Cafe)
Bloom Where You're Planted 2019 Reading Challenge (Stephanine @ Bloom Where You're Planted)
Book Bingo 2019 (Stacey @ Unruly Reader)
Book Challenge 2019 (Roo @ By the 100th Page)
Book Riot's 2019 Read Harder Challenge (@ Book Riot)
Book to Movie Challenge (Michelle @ Gather Together & Read)
Books N Tunes Challenge (Shari @ Delighted Reader)
Bookish's 2019 Reading Challenge (@ Bookish)
Booktube ReReadathon 2019 (@ Abi Mack Reads on Youtube)
Calendar of Crime Reading Challenge (Bev@My Reader's Block)
Carla's Reading Challenge 2019 (Carla @ Carla Laureano)
Celtic Coasts 2019 (Carolyn @ Riedel Fascination)
The Chain Letter Reading List [Pre-selected Books] (awgtaubman @ Tea in the Cloister)
Charity Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Chewie's Reading Challenge (closed group on FaceBook--have to join to find out details)
Christian Greats Reading Challenge (Carol @ Journey and Destination)
A Classic a Month Reading Challenge (@ theperksofbeingnourablog)
Cloak & Dagger 2019 (Stormi @ Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My!)
Color Coded Reading Challenge (Bev @ My Reader's Block) 
Craving for Cozies 2019 (Lori @ Escape with Dollycas Into a Good Book
Creativity Reading Challenge (Jamie @ Whatever I Think Of)
Cruisin' Thru the Cozies (Yvonne @ Socrates' Book Reviews)
Dancing with Fantasy & Sci-Fi (AnneMieke @ A Dance with Books)
DDRR Reading Challenge 2019 (Sarah @ Dance Dance, Ramble Ramble)
Deal Me In 2019 (short stories) (Jay @ Bibliophilopolis)
Diversify Your Reading Challenge (Kelly @ Mongan Moments)
Dread & Read (J. G. @ Hotchpot Cafe)
eBooks Reading Challenge (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
Epistolary Reading Challenge (Jamie @ Whatever I Think Of)
Ethereal 2019 (Carolyn @ Riedel Fascination)
Family Tree Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Fifth Annual Academic Reading Challenge (Reb @ Reading & Listening)
52 Books in 52 Weeks (Robin of My Two Blessings)
52 Books Bingo (Robin of My Two Blessings)
52 Books: Brit Trip Adventure (Robin of My Two Blessings)
52 Books: Whodunnit Bookology (Robin of My Two Blessings)
Finishing the Series Reading Challenge (Curly Carla & Lenoreo @ Celebrity Readers)
First in Series Challenge (Tari @ Cuddle Up With a Cozy Mystery)
FFL's 2019 Reading Challenge (Aryssa @ Future Female Leaders)
Foodies Read 2019 (Heather @Based on a Real Story)
For the Love of E-books (Tina @ As Told By Tina)
#G20Reads Black Bingo (Nicole @ GenTwenty)
Gentle Spectrums 2019 (Carolyn @ Riedel Fascination)
Georgian Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Good Rule Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
The Grand World of Books 2019 Book Bingo (@ The Grand World of Books)
Hail to the King 2019 [Stephen King Challenge] (Ryan @ Readinary)
Harry Potter Board Game (Noura @ The Perks of Being Noura)
Helmet Reading Challenge (@Helmet Libraries --but for anyone)
Historical Fiction Reading Challenge (Amy @ Passages to the Past)
Hodderscape Reading Challenge (Kate @ Hodderscape)
Home School Life Reading Challenge (Amy @ Home School Life Magazine)
HSL Hindsight is 2020 Reading Challenge (Amy @ Home School Life)
Humor Reading Challenge (Jamie @ Whatever I Think Of)
I Spy Reading Challenge (@ Goodreads)
Indie Book Goal 2019 Challenge (Lauryn @ Lauryn April Writes)
#Indie Challenge (Bex @ Ninja Book Box)
Ivyclad Bingo (Hannah @ Ivyclad Ideas)
Just One More Pa(i)ge Reading Challenge (Paige @ Just One More Paige)
Just the Facts Ma'am [vintage mysteries] (Bev @ My Reader's Block)
Learn Something New (Kathleen @ Sharing My Love of Nonfiction With the World)
#Let's Read Indie 2019 Reading Challenge (Tina @ As Told by Tina)
Literary Escapes Reading Challenge (Lori@ Escape with Dollycas Into a Good Book via FaceBook)
The Literary Feast 2019 Reading Challenge (Grace @ A Literary Feast)
Literary Loners (Sonni @ Readeropolis)
Literary Pickers Reading Challenge 2019 (Shari @ Delighted Reader)
The LitJoy 2019 Reading Challenge (Robin @ LitJoyCrate)
Mamma Got Time To Read 2019 Series Challenge (@Mamma Got Time to Read)
Manga Reading Challenge 2019 (Laura @ Manga Hoarder)
Memoir Reading Challenge (Jamie @ Whatever I Think Of)
Memories & Mayhem Reading Challenge (Sam @ Memories & Mayhem)
Mental Health Reading Challenge (Jamie @ Whatever I Think Of)
Middle Grade Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Monthly Key Word (Bev @ My Reader's Block)
Monthly Motif Reading Challenge (Kimberly Lynne @ Girl xoxo)
Moody Reader Reading Challenge (Dani @ Perspective of a Writer)
Mount TBR Reading Challenge (Bev @ My Reader's Block)
Mrs. Happy Homemaker 2019 Reading Challenge (Crystal @ Mrs. Happy Homemaker)
My 2019 Reading Challenge (@ L-B the Librarian)
My Kind of Mystery 2019 (Carolyn @ Riedel Fascination)
NetGallery & Edelweiss Reading Challenge (Tina @ Reading Between the Pages) 

Newbery Reading Challenge 2019 (Julie @ Smiling Shelves)
Ngaio Marsh Challenge II (@ Reading the Detectives on GoodReads)
NJM Book Challenge 2019 (Nicki @ Nicki J Markus/Asta Idonea)
Non-Fiction Book Bingo 2019 (Kristilyn @ Reading in Winter)
Nonfiction Reading Challenge (Katie @ Doing Dewey)
The Official 2019 TBR Pile Challenge (Adam @ Roof Beam Reader)
Oldie But a Goodie Romance Reading Challenge [romance SF only] (Bonnie @ Addicted to Romance)
Operation Deepen Faith (Becky @ Operation Actually Read Bible)
Out of This World Reading Challenge (Bonnie @ Addicted to Romance)
Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge (Corinne @ Everyday Gyaan)
Pages Read (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
Pick-a-Theme 2019 Challenge (Adriana @ She's Got Books on Her Mind)
Picture Book Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Poetry Reading Challenge (Serena @ Savvy Verse & Wit)
Print Only 2019 (Tina @ As Told By Tina)
The Purrfect Reading Challenge (Yvonne @ Socrates' Book Reviews)
Read It Again, Sam Challenge (Bev@My Reader's Block)
Read My Name (Kathleen @ Sharing My Love of Nonfiction With the World) 
Read Your (Book) Shelf (Michelle @ Gather Together & Read)
Reading Challenge 2019: The Year of Reading Women Writers (@ Elif the Reader)
Reading Challenge for 2019 (Sheila @ The Way of the Word)
Reading Challenge Throwback (Jamie @ Books & Ladders)
Reading Women Challenge 2019 (@ Reading Women Podcast)
Reporter's Challenge (Ellie @ The Challenge Factory on Goodreads)
The Resist Reading Challenge (by Magic Resists)
#Rock My TBR 2019 Challenge (@ Book Lovers Blog)
Romanceoploy (sponsored by Under the Covers & Peace Love Books)
Royal Reading Challenge (Adriana @ She's Got Books on Her Mind)
Savored Grace Reading Challenge (Melissa @ Savored Grace)
Serial Reader Challenge (Faith @ Geeky Zoo Girl)
The Series That Never Ends (Shari @ Delighted Reader)
Share-a-Tea 2019 Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Sirens Reading Challenge (@ Sirens Conference)
Smutty Reads 2019 (Kat @ Kat Reads)
SpaceTime Reading Challenge (Jemima @ Jemima Pett)
Stina's Personal Reading Challenge 2019 (Christina on Goodreads)
Strictly Print (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
Sweet Southern Reading Challenge 2019 [#SweetSouthernRC] (@ Readeropolis)
Tackle My TBR Challenge (Kimberly Faye @ Kimberly Faye Reads)
TBR Challenge 2019 (Wendy @ The Misadventures of Super Librarian)
Thriller Thursday Challenge (@ Thriller Thursday)
12 Children's Classics for 2019 (@ Book Hippie)
13 Ways of Looking at Lifetime Reading Plan (Michelle @ Gather Together & Read)
The Ultimate Home Made Reading Challenge (Ivy @ Ivy's Library Card)
The Untouched Bookshelf Challenge (Dora @ Swift Coffee)
Victorian Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
The VIRTUAL Mount TBR Reading Challenge (Bev @ My Reader's Block)
Walter & Co 2019 Reading Challenge (@ Walter & Co Books)
War Through the Generations (Serena & Anna @ War Through the Generations)
What an Animal Reading Challenge (Yvonne @ Socrates' Book Reviews)
What's in a Name (Andrea @ Carolina Book Nook)
Where Are You Reading? (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)
Where in Canada Are You Reading? (@ Faith Hope and Cherrytea)
While I Was Reading (Ramona @ Ramona Mead)
World at War Reading Challenge (Becky @ Becky's Book Reviews)
Write Tribe Reading Challenge (Corrine @ Write Tribe)
Writing Reviews Challenge (Shari @ Delighted Reader)
A Year in Anthologies (@ Because Challenges/COYER)
A Year of Harry Potter (Katie Fitzgerald on Instagram)
You Read How Many Books (Gina @ Book Dragon's Lair)

Perpetual/No Time Limit
The 50 States Challenge (Stina [Christina] @ Goodreads)
52 Books Agatha Christie (Robin of My Two Blessings)
The Grand Masters Challenge (Stina [Christina] @ Goodreads)

Reading Events; Limited Challenges; Group Reads & Read-A-Longs
2019 90-Day Bible Reading Challenge (@ Knowable Word)
2019 Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge (Michelle @ True Xmas Spirit)  NEW!
2019 Monthly Reading Challenges (Kathy @ Books & Munches)
A Literary Christmas (@ In The Bookcase) NEW!
Book Challenge by Erin 10.0 [Winter 2019: Jan - April] (@ Facebook--closed group; will need to ask to join)
Bookish Bingo: Winter 2018-2019 (Bekka @ Pretty Deadly Reviews)
Christian Fiction Readers Retreat 2019 Challenge [Ends April 1, 2019] (@Christian Fiction Readers Retreat)
#COYER Winter [runs December - March 2019] (Berls, Michelle, &  Stormi)
Dresden Files Group Read (@ Hibernator's Library)
Read-a-thon Calendar (@ Little Book Owl)
#ReadCassieClare Read-a-Long (Kat @ Treestand Book Reviews)
Winter Biannual Bibliothon (@ Biannual Bibliothon on Youtube)
Winter Respite Read-a-thon [January] (Michelle @ Seasons of Reading)


  1. Thanks for sharing my Diversify Your Reading Challenge. This is the first year, and I look forward to kicking it off in 2019!

  2. Thank you, Bev for posting the link to the SpaceTime Reading Challenge.

    The Linky is now open (apologies to all who visited before it went live).

  3. Thank you Bev for Sharing 52 Books and our various challenges. Appreciate it.

  4. Thank you, Bev, for including the link to the Fanfiction Reading Challenge.

  5. Wow, what a list of challenges! I will have to look carefully at it and see if any of them fit with my reading schedule. Thanks for including mine!

  6. Thanks for including the 2019 European Reading Challenge!

  7. Thank you so much for finding and including both our Finishing the Series and Diversity Reading Challenges!!! You are da bomb!

  8. Thank you, Bev, for including my Reading Challenge! You have an extensive list of Challenges, awesome job. xo, Edel

  9. Aw, thank you for giving my quartet at RIEDEL Fascination visibility so quickly, Bev! Especially when Celtic Coasts, Ethereal, Gentle Spectrums, My Kind Of Mystery start later. Always in gratitude, Carolyn.