Tuesday, November 12, 2019

2019 #Christmas Spirit #Reading Challenge - Sign up!

It's almost time again for our yearly festive readathon!

As usual, there are multiple levels for participation, like children's books and watching Christmas movies AND the Christmas Spirit Readathon is back again this year. Keep reading for details!

Details and sign up:
  • challenge will run from Monday, November 25, 2019 through Monday, January 6, 2020 (Twelfth Night or Epiphany).
  • cross over with other challenges is totally permitted AND encouraged! 
  • These must be Christmas novels, books about Christmas lore, a book of Christmas short stories or poems, books about Christmas crafts, and for the first time...a children's Christmas books level! 

--Candy Cane: read 1 book
--Mistletoe: read 2-4 books
--Christmas Tree: read 5 or 6 books (this is the fanatic level...LOL!)

Additional levels:

--Fa La La La Films: watch a bunch or a few Christmas movies...it's up to you!
--Visions of Sugar Plums: read books with your children this season and share what you read

*the additional levels are optional, you still must complete one of the main reading levels above

  • The Christmas Spirit Readathon is back again this year. I'll be hosting once again over at Seasons of Reading also starting Monday, November 25 and running for two weeks through Sunday, December 8! Details and sign-up can be found HERE.
  • the most important rule? Have fun!!! 
  • I will have a review linky posted as a page the day the challenge starts. You will find it at the top of the right sidebar. 
  • Sign up in the linky below (link to your post with your reading list...you can change up your list during the challenge...I just want to be able to stop by to welcome you and see what you plan to read).
Unfortunately, money is tight this year so I will not be able to offer a prize. I hope the joyful reading we will be doing will be reward enough. 🎄🎅⛄

I hope you will join me!

Grab a button...check the right sidebar...there's a grab code. And don't forget to check out the Readathon details at Seasons of Reading!

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Always in spirit...


  1. I am so in! I have my books lined up and I think I posted them on Instagram. Anyway, I am in for Christmas Tree and Fa La La Films. I already have a head start on that one. Thank you, Hallmark! LOL

  2. I'm in! I'm aiming for Christmas Tree, Fa La La La Films, and Visions of Sugar Plums.

  3. I am in this time. It is my first time being in a reading challenge

  4. I read 10 Christmas books (still reading #11), and we watched a ton of Christmas movies (still watching LOL). I also read some Christmas books to my younger daughter. The link to my Goodreads shelf is here: https://www.goodreads.com/review/list/5469695-darlene?shelf=2019-christmas-spirit-reading-chall


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