Aussies Rule Challenge 2020

Here is the 2020 Aussies Rule Reading Challenge!


  1. An Aussie book by a trans or non binary author.
  2. An Aussie book recommended by an Aussie podcast.
  3. A book of poetry or short stories by an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander author.
  4. A non fiction book by an Aussie author of colour.
  5. One of the Growing Up in Australia series.
  6. An Aussie romance.
  7. A book from the 2020 Stella Longlist.
  8. A book by a refugee.
  9. A book by a woman, Aboriginal or Torres Straight Islander, author of colour or LGBTQIA+ person published the year you were born.
  10. An Aussie book based as close as possible to either where you grew up or where you live now.
  11. A book about being a Muslim in Australia.
  12. Some Aussie YA Spec Fic.
  13. A book by an Aussie woman over 50.
  14. A book long listed for the Miles Franklin (any year.)
  15. An Aussie book about nature.
  16. An #ownvoices book with a disabled or neurodiverse main character.
  17. Some Aussie historical fiction set at a time other than early settlement.
  18. A book by a young (under 25) Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
  19. A book by a young (under 25) queer Aussie.
  20. A book by an Aussie carer.
  21. An Aussie book recommended by your local indie book store.
  22. An Aussie book published by a small press.
  23. A middle grade or picture book by an Aussie Author of Colour.
  24. An Aussie book set in space.