Friday, November 12, 2021

2021 Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge and Readathon #CSReadathon

It's that time of year again, and time to sign up for the Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge and Readathon co-event!

Dates: November 22, 2021 through January 6, 2022

Three ways to participate:
  1. Challenge - Pick a level
  2. Readathon - read as much (or as little) as you want
  3. Participate in both!
Regarding the reading of Christmas books, for the readathon, you do not have to read only Christmas books. I am always reading regular genres along with Christmas books during the season. Please do try to read at least one though. 🎄

For the reading challenge, these must be Christmas novels, books about Christmas lore, a book of Christmas short stories or poems, books about Christmas crafts, children's books (we even have a level for them!), etc.

Reading Challenge Levels:
--Candy Cane: read 1 book
--Mistletoe: read 2-4 books
--Christmas Tree: read 5 or 6 books, or more (this is the fanatic level!)

Additional levels:

--Fa La La La Films: watch a bunch or a few Christmas'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

I will have a review linky posted as a page at the Christmas Spirit site the day the challenge starts. You will find it in the menu at the top of the blog. 

Sign up in the linky below. This linky will be the same one on this site and over at Christmas SpiritNo need to sign up both places. For this readathon in particular, we will do a wrap-up linky, in keeping with the regular process for the reading challenge. 

THE PRIZE: The first person to post a review (must be from a book started on or after November 23) in the review linky at Christmas Spirit will win a $15 charitable donation to human rights organization of their choice, such as the ACLU, Boys and Girls Club, Human Rights Campaign, GLAAD, Amnesty International, It Gets Better, Planned Parenthood, or another human rights organization of your choice (food banks, homeless shelters would also apply), perhaps your local chapter or a local organization. This giveaway is open internationally. Note: I will not donate to any organization that does not believe that all are equal, regardless of gender, race or sexual orientation.

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  1. Entered. Already getting my TBR put together.

  2. I’m going for Christmas Tree level and doing the Fa La La La Films. I’ve already started on both!

  3. I just signed up! So excited for holiday season reading.

  4. I will be doing the Christmas Tree (or more) level because, yes, I am a fanatic and I have been reading more books each month this year! I also watch lots of Holiday films and I have a 16-month old granddaughter who I will be sharing lots of Christmas books! This is the best time of year. I don't have a blog anymore, so i have to state these things here. Happy Holidays!

  5. Hope I can read at least one Christmas book! lol

  6. I will probably end up under the Mistletoe. I've already started my first book, Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas.

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