We’re excited to bring you Hudson’s second annual reading challenge! Do you love to read? Challenge yourself or your friends with this literary scavenger hunt and see how many points you can collect in 2019. Can you hit a perfect score and join the elite level? Download the link to get started today, and visit Hudson Booksellers stores and our website for ideas throughout the year!

Points
Challenge
 
 
 
 

1

A book with "woman" or "girl" in the title
 
 

1

A book with a number in the title
 
 
 
 

1

A travel narrative
 
 

1

A book in the historical fiction genre
 
 
 
 

1

A book involving or about music
 
 

1

A book that you have been anticipating
 
 
 
 

1

A book with a country in the title
 
 

1

A book involving sirens or mermaids
 
 
 
 

1

A book with a piece of furniture on the cover
 
 

1

A book featuring a storm
 
 
 
 

1

A book that has a euphemism in the title
 
 

1

A book involving a flashback
 
 
 
 

1

A book that is broken up into sections or parts
 
 

1

A book that ends in a cliffhanger
 
 
 
 

1

A book set on an island
 
 

1

A book centered around a holiday
 
 
 
 

2

A book in the magical realism genre
 
 

2

A winner of the National Book Award
 
 
 
 

2

A book involving addiction
 
 

2

A book by an author with your initials
 
 
 
 

2

A book on the PBS Great American Read list
 
 

2

A book with a cover that is your favorite color
 
 
 
 

2

A book with friends that become enemies
 
 

2

A book with an unreliable narrator
 
 
 
 

2

A book recommended to you by a coworker
 
 

2

A graphic novel
 
 
 
 

2

A book that you discovered from a review
 
 

2

A book about a group of 5 or more friends
 
 
 
 

2

A book by an author who is younger than you
 
 

2

A book with a character who works in your field or industry
 
 
 
 

2

A book with a swear word in the title
 
 

2

A book with Biblical symbolism
 
 
 
 

2

A book involving a video game
 
 

2

A book where the main character faces inequality
 
 
 
 

3

A book with a foreign word in the title
 
 

3

A book by an author who died in 2018
 
 
 
 

3

A book set in or written by an author from the last country you visited
 
 

3

A Hudson Read of the Month book (present or past)
 
 
 
 

3

A book that has a word in the title in common with another title you read for the challenge (excluding articles)
 
 

3

A book that incorporates various communication forms (texts, interviews, emails, etc).
 
 
 
 

3

A book you started before this year but never finished
 
 

3

A book with an unlikable narrator
 
 
 
 

3

A less famous work by a well known author
 
 

3

A book with a cover that is textured
 
 
 
 

3

A book that has a main character with your first or last name
 
 

3

A book published in your birthday month
 
 
 
 

3

A book written by someone you have met
 
 

3

A book by an author who is related to an author you have read
 
 
 
 

3

A book that is partially (or entirely) told from an animal's point of view
 
 

3

A book suggested by an author of a book you read in 2018
 
 
 
 

Points

Click here to see the 2018 Reading Challenge