Happy New Year! The first month of the first ever Diversify Your Reading Challenge [DYRC] is here, and our book has been selected! This month’s theme is Memoir & Autobiography, which is a genre I am looking forward to exploring. You can learn so much by reading about others, or something that they have gone through, and hearing about it from their perspective is even more fascinating.
After a vote in the Diversify Your Reading Challenge Facebook group, our January 2019 Memoir & Autobiography pick is…
Educated by Tara Westover
An unforgettable memoir in the tradition of The Glass Castle about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University.
This book has been talked about all over the place, so you’re probably already familiar with it. I can’t wait to read it and see what all the hype is about.
I’m so excited to kick off the Diversify Your Reading Challenge, and with a book that I’ve been hearing about non stop! Here are three more memoirs & autobiographies on my radar:
What are you be reading for the Diversify Your Reading Challenge this month? Share your post in the linkup so everyone can follow along, and then go check out someone else’s post. I’ll be sharing my favorites in February’s DYRC newsletter.
If you’re participating in the link up, don’t forget to display this month’s Diversify Your Reading Challenge badge on your blog post to show that you’re participating in the challenge.
Next month’s theme is Romance, so be sure to join the Facebook group if you want to see what we’re reading and join in on the discussion. Otherwise, look out for the February link up post next month! Don’t forget to check out the other reading challenges I’m doing in 2019, and my top reading tips & inspiration:
- 5 Ways to Track Your Reading
- Every Book I Read in 2018