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The Wondrous Read Ahead!

A year long community reading challenge


Thanks to the generosity of the Book Cellar, we are excited to introduce a year long community reading challenge titled The Wondrous Read Ahead! To participate, simply read one book based on our monthly theme. Then, fill out an entry form with your contact information in person or via this link. Each entry will be collected and added to our drawing to win a Gift Certificate to the Book Cellar!!

Thank you for a fabulous year of READING!

All 2022 themes

  1. January 2022 - Travel local or abroad
  2. February 2022 - Black Authors or Love the Movie/Read the Book
  3. March 2022 - New York Times Best Sellers or Books with Female Protagonists
  4. April 2022 - Books with a Sense of Humor or  Books with Green Covers
  5. May 2022 - Directors Cuts or Debut Fiction 
  6. June 2022 - As Seen in the Bookmark or Color your world or Namesake  or Summer of Pride 
  7. July 2022 - Western Fiction or New-to-you Author or Books with ocean views
  8. August 2022 - Midsummer mysteries, Books with yellow covers, Tackle your TBR List, or Staycation
  9. September 2022 - What's Cooking, Books with Pink Covers, Books Unite us, and Read Local!
  10. October 2022 - Books we've fallen for, Polish American Heritage Month, Paranormal Fiction, Award Winners
  11. November 2022 -Future Fiction, Narrative NonFiction, Books with numbers in the title, Authors of the Antipodes
  12. December 2022 - Celebrity Book Club, Legal Thrillers, Holiday Reads, Gale Free Book Group Picks