NLF Reading Challenge 2023

Grades 4-6 | 3 months | 30 books | Unlimited fun

The NLF Reading Challenge is designed to get children to read more, reflect on and discuss their reading, interact with authors, and connect with other readers like themselves.

Registrations for the NLF Reading Challenge 2023 closed on July 14, 2023. 

Who is it for?

  1. Children from Grades 4-6 who love to read.

  2. Parents, librarians, teachers, siblings or other adults who wish to nominate young readers.

How does it work?

  1. There are 2 Tracks for the Challenge: the Competitive and the Non-Competitive Track.

  2. A Reading Schedule is shared at the start of the Challenge in July, 2023 to help the participants navigate their reading.


For more details, access the terms of participation

Curious to know what the participants are reading this year?


View NLF Reading Challenge 2022 Author Interactions

Winners of the NLF Reading Challenge 2022

1st Place

Palaash Anandani
Aarav Agarwal
Rayna Rathod

Fountainhead School, Surat

2nd Place

Arushi Chandra
Anaaya Kanchan
Riya Bopanna

Neev Academy, Bengaluru

3rd Place

Weda Ganesh
Shrishti Nayak
Aanya Agarwal

Neev Academy, Bengaluru

Winners of NLF Reading Challenge 2021