2022 Reading Challenge

2022 Reading Challenge

Need some inspiration for your reading list this year?   Want to win prizes just for doing what you love? 

Join the Cardington-Lincoln Public Library's 2022 Reading Challenge! 

Read at least 12 books throughout the year, from any of the categories.  Read a book from all 24 categories to get a second entry into the drawing!  The challenge is open to all- adults, teens, and children.  Each time you complete a category, submit your information to our form below (or by clicking here) so we can keep track of your progress.
At the end of the year, all participants will receive a small prize for participating and a grand prize winner will be drawn from the list of participants who completed the challenge.


  • Turned into movie/TV show
  • Local Author (local= any Ohio author)
  • Over 400 pages long
  • Childhood favorite
  • Crime/Thriller
  • Western
  • Main character is an animal
  • Graphic novel
  • Pulitzer Prize winner
  • Fantasy
  • 2022 new release
  • A classic you've never read
  • Has a red cover
  • (Auto)Biography/Memoir
  • Political nonfiction
  • Collection of poetry
  • Has "disaster" in the title
  • Library recommendation
  • A how-to guide
  • Romance
  • Set in a city you've visited
  • One-word title
  • Final book in a series
  • Set in a bookstore/library


Completed a category in the challenge?  Fill out the form below!