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Squad Goals Reading Challenge

It’s Time for the 2018 Squad Goals Reading Challenge

In 2017, the Book Squad introduced the Squad Goals Reading Challenge, a collection of 13 prompts designed to get you reading more widely.

In 2018, by popular demand (really!), we’re back with 13 new prompts that we hope will intrigue, delight, and, yes, challenge you.

We’ll have hard-copy forms available at the library by January, and the same “rules” apply as last year:

  • Read along month-by-month, or read in any order you like.
  • Make a plan and stick with it, or pick books on a whim.
  • Start every book you finish, or stop reading anything you aren’t enjoying.

You do you, is what we’re saying.

Because I love making plans (and willfully discarding them), I’ve mapped out my choices below. Read More..

Whoa, We’re Halfway There: Squad Goals Progress Post

If you’ve stopped by LPL in the past few months, you may have noticed that the Book Squad has set up monthly rotating displays featuring potential reads for the Squad Goals Reading Challenge, our inaugural reading challenge featuring a baker’s dozen of prompts designed to help you find great new books.

We announced the Squad Goals Challenge on the Spotlight Blog last December, and I wrote about what I planned to read then. Since 2017 is almost halfway gone (eek!) and Summer Reading is upon us, I wanted to check in and update you all on how my personal Squad Goals Challenge is going.

Spoiler alert: It’s been a mixed bag so far. Read More..