Join our Reading Challenge

Join our Reading Challenge

We have launched a brand new Reading Challenge for 2023 and you can take part!

Have you heard about the West Sussex Reading Challenge?

Our local libraries are inviting everyone to read for pleasure in 2023 and share a love of books by taking part in the West Sussex Libraries Reading Challenge. Register for the challenge here.

Click on the links below to discover a list of recommended reads for each month:

January - A book to make you feel good

February - A book that has been adapted for the screen

March - A book that celebrates the great outdoors

April - A children’s classic

May - A book set in another country

June - A book with a Sussex connection

July - A book you've judged by its cover

August - A book set by the sea

September - A prize-winning book

October - A book about books

November - A book set in the past or future

December - A biography

So whether you have always wanted to get around to reading The Hobbit or read Roald Dahl’s Matilda now’s your chance.

Taking part couldn’t be simpler - just make twelve reading resolutions that will inspire you, challenge you and connect you to fellow readers across West Sussex.

You can join as an individual reader, as a reading group or why not take on the challenge as a family? However you choose to be involved, everyone is welcome.

Search the catalogue