I really enjoy listening to the Reading Women podcast, and Kendra is one of my favourite YouTubers, so it seems only right an proper to take part in the Reading Women Challenge 2020.  

Here are the prompts – I’ll add the books I could possibly read and the ones I settle on as we go ๐Ÿ™‚




  1. Author from Caribbean or India
  2. Translated from an Asian language
  3. About the environment 
  4. Picture book by a BIPOC author
  5. Stella or Women’s prize winner
  6. Nonfiction by a woman historian 
  7. Afrofuturism or Africanfuturism
  8. An anthology of multiple authors
  9. Inspired by folklore
  10. About a woman artist
  11. Read and watch a book-to-move adaptation
  12. About a woman who inspires you
  13. By an Arab woman
  14. Set in Japany/by a Japanese author 
  15. A biography
  16. Featuring a woman with a disability
  17. Over 500 pages
  18. Under 100 pagesRead:  Binti by Nnedi Okorafor (February 2020)
  19. Frequently recommended to you
  20. A feel good/happy book
  21. A book about food
  22. By a favourite or new-to-you publisher
  23. By an LGBTQ+ Author
  24. From the 2019 Reading Women Award shortlists

Bonus: A book by Toni Morrison

Bonus: A book by Isabel Allende