The aim of the Nonfiction Reader Challenge is to encourage you to make nonfiction part of your reading experience during the year.

Join in: The challenge will run from January 1st to December 31st 2020. Participants may join at any time up until December 1st 2020. Visit Book’d Out for details.

There are three levels in this challenge and I plan to try to become a Nonfiction Nibbler. I want to read 12 books from at least 3 different categories.

Progress: Five Categories, 8 Books

Nonfiction Nipper : Read 3 books, from any category

Nonfiction Nibbler : Read 6 books, from any category

Nonfiction Know-It-All : Read 12 books, one for each category


1. Memoir Me by Elton John, Born a Crime by Trevor Noah, Home: A Memoir of My Early Years by Julie Andrews Edwards (3)

2. Disaster Event The Only Plane in the SkyMalibu Burning: The Real Story Behind LA’s Most Devastating Wildfire by Robert Kerbeck (2)

3. Social Science Seven Fallen Feathers (1)

4. Related to an Occupation

5. History Before and After: The Incredible Real-Life Stories of Orphans Who Survived the Tennessee Children’s Home Society by Judy Christie, Lisa Wingate, (1)

6. Feminism

7. Psychology

8. Medical Issue Major Misconduct: The Human Cost of Fighting in Hockey by Jeremy Allingham (1)

9. Nature

10. True Crime

11. Science

12. Published in 2020

Are you trying to read more Non-Fiction? Why not join in and see how you do?