Book Riot's 2020 Read Harder Challenge, hosted by Book Riot

Read a book that takes place in a rural setting
All books added to this prompt

Too Much Lip

Melissa Lucashenko

fiction Contemporary
challenging dark reflective medium-paced

My Brilliant Career

Miles Franklin

fiction Classics
emotional reflective slow-paced

The Last Place You Look

Aurora Rey

fiction LGBTQIA+ Romance
emotional lighthearted slow-paced

The Song of Achilles

Madeline Miller

fiction Fantasy Historical LGBTQIA+ Romance
adventurous emotional fast-paced

The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly

Sun-mi Hwang, Chi-Young Kim, Nomoco

fiction Fantasy
emotional hopeful reflective fast-paced

I'm Thinking of Ending Things

Iain Reid

fiction Horror Thriller
dark mysterious tense medium-paced

Virgil Wander

Leif Enger

fiction Contemporary
emotional reflective slow-paced


Roxane Gay

fiction Feminism Poetry Short Stories
emotional reflective sad medium-paced

Upright Women Wanted

Sarah Gailey

fiction Fantasy LGBTQIA+
adventurous hopeful fast-paced

Lotta ystäväni

E.B. White, Tarja Kontro

fiction Childrens Classics
emotional hopeful lighthearted medium-paced