Special Reading Events

Reading With Hippos periodically hosts an online book club. So far, we've read Almost Famous Women by Megan Mayhew Bergman and Mercy Snow by Tiffany Baker. Sound like fun? You can join us for future discussions! See the Book Club page for more information.


Past Events

First Annual LiterScary Challenge

In October 2014, we read Mark Z. Danielewski's experimental novel House of LeavesIt literally says on the first page, "This is not for you." See the event page for more information.


Summer of Sci-Fi Challenge

Summer 2014 was the Summer of Sci-Fi! We brought together science fiction newbies and longtime fans and read 12 titles in 12 weeks. See the event page for more information.



Middlemarch in March Challenge

We read George Eliot's thousand-page masterpiece and actually liked it! In addition, we read Rebecca Mead's My Life in Middlemarch as a companion piece. See the event page for more information.



Have a suggestion for a future challenge? I'd love to hear it! Email me: taryn [at] readingwithhippos [dot] com.