Welcome readers to the November BookDare. Not familiar with the BookDare? Here’s a quick review:
- Visit the blog each month for the 4 themes.
- Read a book for each theme.
- Talk about your books in the comments or on twitter (#BookDare).
- Get entered to win the prize. (Enter by posting the books you read in the comments below.)
- Read a bonus book or 4.
- Post your bonus titles for additional entries.
- Read more books.
Pretty simple, right? Let’s get to the themes!
You can read any type (e.g., Picture Book, Middle Grade, Graphic Novel, etc.) of kidlit book you want for each theme. I will be giving away a copy of Turkey Claus, by Wendi Silvano and Ill. by Lee Harper, as this month’s prize. Without further ado, the November themes.
- Thanksgiving is in November. Read a book with a Thanksgiving theme.
- November 2 is Book Lover’s Day. Read one of your favorite books.
- November 11 is Veteran’s Day. Read a book with service or the military as a theme.
- November 13 is Sadie Hawkins Day. Read a book by a female author.
And here are your November bonus themes:
- November 4 is Waiting for the Barbarians Day. Read a book with barbarians, vikings or other unruly type characters..
- November 25 is National Parfait day. I have no idea what this means, but it seems like fun. Read a funny book.
- November 29 is Black Friday. Read a book with a black on the cover or in the title.
- November 15 is the America Recycles Day. Read a book with an ecological theme.
Don’t forget to come back and post your books here in the comments. Happy reading!