Do you want to read outside your comfort zone in 2021?  Take Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge—a list of 24 categories of books that you may not have read before.  To keep you motivated, we’ll feature one of the categories each week in the e-newsletter along with suggestions from our collection and beyond.  We’re going to feature the categories in order of how they appear on the list, but feel free to tackle the them in any order you like!  For the full list from Book Riot, click here.

The Spy Game by Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Friday Barnes: Under suspicion by R.A. Spratt

The Mystery of Black Hollow Lane by Julia Nobel

The Amelia Six by Kristin L. Gray

Horten’s Miraculous Mechanisms by Lissa Evans

Sunnyside Plaza by Scott Simon

The Strangers by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Alcatraz Escape by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

The Story Collector by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb

Winterhouse by Ben Guterson