Bremen Public Library logoBremen Public Library has issued a challenge to the community to take part in the Tackle Twelve Reading Challenge during 2018. To participate, a reader must complete at least 12 of the 16 reading challenges listed here by December 31, 2018:

  • Read a Book of True Crime
  • Read a Tome (500 Pages or More)
  • Read a Western
  • Read a Mystery
  • Read a Celebrity Memoir
  • Read an Oprah Book Club Selection
  • Read a One-Sitting Book (100 Pages or Less)
  • Read a Young Adult Novel
  • Read a Book With an Ugly Cover
  • Read an Inspirational Fiction Book
  • Read a Caldecott or Newbery Award Winner (Children’s)
  • Read a Science Fiction Book
  • Read a Self-Improvement Book
  • Read a Paperback
  • Read a Graphic Novel
  • Read a Banned Book

Those who complete 12 of the 16 challenges will win a BPL mug. Those who wish to go the extra mile and complete all 16 will also be presented with a one-year membership to Friends of Bremen Public Library.


Want to participate? Stop by the library to get your Tackle Twelve scorecard. Then, each time you complete a challenge, bring the card to the library. Post or tweet about your progress using the hashtag #TackleTwelve for additional chances to win random prizes throughout the year!


Need help choosing a title? Check out our Tackle Twelve display at the library for suggested books for all 16 categories throughout the year.


Questions? Stop by the library at 304 N. Jackson St. or call 574-546-2849.