2013 Men in Uniform Reading Challenge Sign Up

2013 Men in Uniform Reading Challenge

Who doesn’t love a man in uniform? I sure do! And I love reading about them too. They’re hot, resourceful and they’re always well equipped. Do you like reading books featuring men in uniform too? If so, then this is the reading challenge for you!


Reading Challenge Details:

  • Runs January 1, 2013 – December 31, 2013 (books read prior to 1/1/2013 do not count towards the challenge). You can join at anytime. Sign up on The Book Vixen’s blog.
  • The goal is to read as many novels that feature men in uniform as you’d like. It can be a policeman, firefighter, paramedic, doctor, veterinarian,  Army, Navy, Marine Corp., etc. – As long as the leading man wears some sort of uniform, it counts. See the different levels below and pick the one that works best for you. You can move up a level as often as you’d like but no moving down.
  • Books can be any format (bound, ebook, audio).
  • Books can be any genre (contemporary romance, m/m romance, fiction, non-fiction, etc.).
  • Novellas that are at least 100 pages in length, as well as full-length novels, will count for this reading challenge.
  • Re-reads and crossovers from other reading challenges are allowed.
  • Grab the reading challenge button and post this reading challenge on your blog to track your progress. Please include a link back to this sign-up post so others can join the reading challenge too. You do not have to be a book blogger to participate; you can track your progress on Goodreads or LibraryThing.


     Sergeant – Read 1–5 men in uniform novels 
     Lieutenant – Read 6–10 men in uniform novels 
     Captain – Read 11–15 men in uniform novels   
     Chief – Read 16+ men in uniform novels


Not sure where to begin? Check out here and here for some suggestions.

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About Brianna: Supermom by day, naughty reader by night. Addicted to chocolate, Twitter, her iPad, her Kindle, and 99¢ Kindle deals. You can follow Brianna on Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads, and Instagram.


  1. I have all of Marliss Melton, Robyn Carr, Suzanne Brockman, 90% of The Men in Uniform series by Harlequin. Can I count this? It did occur in the last 2 years.

    1. As long as you read (or re-read) the books in 2013, and the hero wears a uniform, they count towards the challenge.

  2. Shoot, I filled mine out wrong. I'm #18. Can you change it to: Stacey @ Fantasy Book Addict. Thanks Brianna!!!

  3. This challenge has really put me in the mood. I guess why I've been buying Men In Uniform book all week.

  4. I loved this challenge last year and can't wait to start fresh again next week!
    Thanks for hosting

  5. I chickened out this year, but I'm going for it in 2013 :) Thank you for the invite!

  6. Sounds like an interesting challenge. The only thing is NO blog just goodreads... Is this where we sign up at?

    1. Yup, sign up using the Linky tool in the post and link to your shelf that you created for this challenge.

    2. Not sure about where I post the link thingy but here is the link to where the books can be found:


      My level or goal would be shooting for would be Captain



    3. Ok I think I got the link up done correct as well put the widget in my goodreads profile. As to date I have read 16 books towards this challenge.

    4. Since tomorrow begins us with a new year... I figured on stopping by and leaving my tally of the number of books I read for this challenge...
      29 books have been read for this challenge... Instead of writing all of them I am leaving the link that they can be found at on Goodreads : https://www.goodreads.com/review/list/5152859-beckey?shelf=2013-men-in-uniform-challenge


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