Espial Design's Monthly Reading Challenges
JANUARY 2020 - Books on the Cover - If it looks like a book and smells like a book...
DECEMBER 2019 - Christmas Book Binge Reading - Deck the halls with holiday books.
AUGUST 2019 - Self-Reflection - Book titles that represent your here and now.
BONUS READS - Blackout Poetry - A pile of books on the subject.
JUNE 2019 - Leftovers, Again - Unread books from the previous six reading challenges.
MAY 2019 - The Dirt! - Dirt is a necessity, and so are books! Look for "dirt" in the title.
APRIL 2019 - The Kids' Picks - The young team's Middle Grade recommendations.
MARCH 2019 - Kismet Reads - What books do you feel destined to read this month?
FEBRUARY 2019 - Alphabet Letter V - Look for a "V" in the title.
JANUARY 2019 - An Acrostic Book List - First word in each title spells out a phrase.
DECEMBER 2018 - Christmas Book Binge Reading - Think quantity, not quality.
SEPTEMBER 2018 - The PBS Book List - Pick five "Great American Reads" and get busy.
AUGUST 2018 - Summer Camp - One of my favorite tropes thanks to the 1961 movie, Parent Trap.
JULY 2018 - Independence - Give Indie-authors a try. We're like garage bands, head-banging our keyboards and yelling, "Turn up the volume!" Write on!
JUNE 2018 - Leftovers - Pick unread books from the previous six reading challenges.
MAY 2018 - Alphabet Letter A - What's a good "A" word?
APRIL 2018 - The Kids’ List - Recommendations by the young team. Love me some Middle Grade.
MARCH 2018 - Shoes - Shoes on the cover. No brainer.
FEBRUARY 2018 - Wear Red - A Heart Art Challenge inspired list.
JANUARY 2018 - Make It Work - Books About Writing or Careers.
DECEMBER 2017 - Christmas Book Binge Reading - No time like the present.
NOVEMBER 2017 - Count Down - Read books that have numbers in the title. Do they add up?
OCTOBER 2017 - Thin Mints - Inspired by Girl Scout cookies and the need for speed.
MARCH 2017 - Green Book Covers - A popular color for the month.
FEBRUARY 2017 - Heart Art - Read a book where a heart is written or pictured on the cover.
OCTOBER 2016 - Skinny Books - Don't judge a book by its page count.
MARCH 2016 - Green Covered Books - Imagination sparked! Who doesn't love a fun challenge?