Romanceopoly 2023 Challenges

As we mentioned in the rules you have two options when playing Romanceopoly. Either read a book in the genre of the space you’ve landed, or go for a harder level of difficulty and read a book that fits the reading challenge prompt for that space. Click on the Challenge name to see our list of recommendations

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Main Streets

Sleuth Street

Genre: Thriller
Challenge: Read a thriller or mystery where one of the main characters are a detective or private investigator

Killer Crescent

Genre: Thriller
Challenge: Read a thriller or mystery of your choice

Flirts Corner

Genre: Contemporary Romance
Challenge: Read a contemporary romance by an author you haven’t tried before

Amour Avenue

Genre: Contemporary Romance
Challenge: Read a contemporary romance with an illustrated cover 

Passion Place

Genre: Contemporary Romance
Challenge: Read a slow burn or instant heat contemporary romance

Courtship Row

Genre: Historical Romance
Challenge: Read a historical romance with a clinch cover

The Cobbles

Genre: Historical Romance
Challenge: Read a historical romance with a rake hero

Past Eaves

Genre: Historical Romance
Challenge: Read the historical romance that’s been on your TBR the longest. If you don’t have any, read the next one that catches your interest

Fang Alley

Genre: Paranormal Romance
Challenge: Read a paranormal romance where one of the main characters is a vampire

Fated Folly

Genre: Paranormal Romance
Challenge: Read a paranormal romance with a bit of magic in it

Passion Place

Genre: Paranormal Romance
Challenge: Read a paranormal romance with the main character on the cover

Ever After Street

Genre: LGBTQIA+
Challenge: Read a sapphic romance

Rainbow Row

Genre: LGBTQIA+
Challenge: Read a romance featuring an LGBTQIA+ main character

Lovers Lane

Genre: LGBTQIA+
Challenge: Read a male/male romance

Fang Alley

Genre: Fantasy
Challenge: Read a fantasy from your TBR. If you haven’t got any, read the first one that catches your interest

Fated Folly

Genre: Fantasy
Challenge: Read an urban fantasy that doesn’t involve magic

Passion Place

Genre: Fantasy
Challenge: Read a fantasy with a cover that takes your breath away

Campus Corner

Genre: New Adult
Challenge: Read a book set in college/university

Soldier Street

Genre: Romantic Suspense
Challenge: Read a book where one of the main characters are in the military

Beau Boulevard

Genre: Young Adult
Challenge: Read a young adult book of your choice

Star Harbour

Genre: Sci Fi
Challenge: Read a sci fi where one of the main characters is an alien

Outer Space

Genre: Sci Fi
Challenge: Read a sci fi with the “mars needs women” trope

Around Town and Corner Spots

Library

This one is completely a free choice. Read any book you want! There are 3 LIBRARY spots on the board

BFF’s House

Genre: Young or New Adult
Challenge: Read a friends to lovers romance

Post Office

Genre: Romantic Suspense
Challenge: Read a book set in a different country to where you live

Burger Joint

Genre: Fantasy
Challenge: Read a book where one of the main characters is in the food industry, for example, a chef, food critic or a restaurant or food truck owner

Haunted House

Genre: LGBTQIA+
Challenge: Read a monster romance or something spooky

Farmers Market

Genre: Paranormal Romance
Challenge: Read a book where one of the main characters is a vampire

The Gym

Genre: Historical Romance
Challenge: Let’s do some heavy lifting! Read the longest book on your TBR

Emergency Services

Challenge: Read a book where one of the main characters is part of the emergency services:
  • Medical field (paramedics, doctors, nurses, etc)
  • Fire services
  • Police (detectives, officers, FBI, spy)

The Office

Genre: Contemporary Romance
Challenge: Read a romance where the characters meet at work

Coffee Shop

Genre: Thriller / Mystery
Challenge: Read a book that has been recommended to you! Including all our recs here at Romanceopoly.

Seasonal

Winter

Genre: Any Genre
Challenge: Read a book that either:
  • The cover is blue, black or silver; or,  
  • It is a winter holiday book, for example, a Christmas themed book 

Spring

Genre: Any Genre
Challenge: Read a book that either:
  • Has green or pink on the cover; or, 
  • Has an animal on the cover; or,  
  • Has an unexpected/secret pregnancy 

Summer

Genre: Any Genre
Challenge: Read a book that has either:
  • Yellow or white on the cover; or, 
  • Has a water and/or the beach on the cover; or, 
  • Is set at the beach or during a summer holiday 

Autumn

Genre: Any Genre
Challenge: Read a book that has either:
  • A red or gold cover; or, 
  • Has trees and leaves on the cover; or, 
  • Has a cozy vibe 

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