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Rhiannon's comments from the The Seasonal Reading Challenge group.

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21757 5.8 - Freedom to Read
September 25 - October 2 is Banned Book Week. Read a banned or challenged book. Listopia help: Best Banned and/or Censored Books, The Most Frequently Challenged Books, Banned Books, Banned Books 2007-2008

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Finished 10/21/10


10.8 WHAT A WAY TO MAKE A LIVING- Vacation is over and it is back to work- Read a work memoir (Non-Fiction) Work memoirs focus on the experiences of the author's career. Ex. Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science, All Creatures Great and Small, Stet: An Editor's Life, Teacher Man, On Thin Ice: Breakdowns, Whiteouts, and Survival on the World's Deadliest Roads

A Lion's Tale: Around the World in Spandex Finished 10/20/10


Total Point Earned: 120/890
Total Pages Read: 3595/23446
Total Books Read: 14/65
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 5.1 - Fall Colors
The leaves, they are a-changin'... Read a book with a title that includes a fall leaf color (yellows, oranges, browns, reds). (EXAMPLES: The Red Tent, The Scarlet Letter, The Gold Coast, A Clockwork Orange, Tangerine, etc.)

Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective Finished 10/9/10


5.2 - The Play Must Go On
Read a play (minimum 70 pages). Listopia Help: Best Plays Ever, Best American Plays, Best British Plays, Best Non-American and Non-British Plays
OPTIONAL: What did you think of the play? Write a short review.

Romeo and Juliet Finished 10/8/10


Total Point Earned: 105/890
Total Pages Read: 2955/23446
Total Books Read: 12/65
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 5.9 - Comfort Read
The weather is turning colder. It's time to snuggle up with your hot beverage of choice and a good book. For this task, you should reread an old favorite, revisit a beloved author, or pick up your favorite genre. OPTIONAL: Tell why you consider this a comfort read.

Fatally Frosted Finished 9/14/10

Total Point Earned: 95/890
Total Pages Read: 2491/23366
Total Books Read: 10/65
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 25.1 - Wendy MA's Task - And the Story Continues...
September, October, and November are the 9th, 10th and 11th months of the year. For this task, read two books (totaling to at least 400 pages) that are either the ninth, tenth, or eleventh books in a series. For example in the Jack Reacher series by Lee Child- One Shot is number 9, The Hard Way is number 10, and Bad Luck and Trouble is number 11. In the Sookie Stackhouse series by Charlaine Harris Dead and Gone is 9, Touch of Dead is 10, and Dead in the Family is 11. You do not have to read the same author for both books. Enjoy!!

To the Nines Finished 9/7/10
and
Ten Big Ones Finished 9/8/10

Total Point Earned: 90/890
Total Pages Read: 2178/23366
Total Books Read: 9/65
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 5.5 - Take Me Out to the Ball Game
The World Series takes place in October. Read a book about baseball OR a book with a baseball related word in the title (hit, run, out, safe, home, base, player, single, double, triple, play, ball, game, etc.). (EXAMPLES: The Boys of Summer, Home Safe: A Novel, Hit and Run, etc.)

Hit and Run Finished 9/5/10


5.7 - Circle of Life
Read any book by an author that was born or died in September, October, or November. (EXAMPLES: Mark Twain, J.R.R. Tolkien, Anne Tyler, Agatha Christie, Neil Gaiman)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Born September 13, 1916 Finished 9/6/10

Total Point Earned: 65/990
Total Pages Read: 1435/22820
Total Books Read: 7/64
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 10.1 SHORTER DAYS – Read a book of short stories, novellas, or essays. The book may be by a single author or an anthology. Ex. Selected Stories of O. Henry, Essays of E. B. White, Masterpieces: The Best Science Fiction of the 20th Century

Chicken Soup for the American Idol Soul: Stories from the Idols and their Fans that Open Your Heart and Make Your Soul Sing Finished 9/3/10

10.6 IN THE PINK-- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Read a book with a pink cover. Helpful Posting Information: Include the link to the book cover when you post.

Forever by Judy Blume Finished 9/4/10





Total Point Earned: 55/990
Total Pages Read: 1067/20711
Total Books Read: 5/59
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 Rhiannon by Evangelynn Stratton

Would this one work for me or would it have to actually be spelled out in the tittle.
21757 30.4 - Cheryl TX's task: MYSTERIES AND ANIMALS

A. Read a MYSTERY book involving any animal.

B. Read a MYSTERY book involving an animal OTHER than dog or cat. Ex. The Lions of the North, Border Prey, Blue Wolf in Green Fire: A Woods Cop Mystery, The Anteater of Death: A Zoo Mystery,Death by Dressage, The Boreal Owl Murder: A Bob White Birder Murder Mystery, The Case of the Ill-Gotten Goat, Murder With Peacocks

The Mystery at the Dog Show and The Secret of the Silver Dolphin

Total Point Earned: 35/990
Total Pages Read: 587/19686
Total Books Read: 3/57
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



21757 5.6 - She's a Beauty
November 20th is Beautiful Day. Read a book with a cover you consider beautiful.

Glazed Murder (A Donut Shop Mystery, #1) by Jessica Beck Finished 9/1/10

Total Point Earned: 5/990
Total Pages Read: 291/18087
Total Books Read: 1/53
Good Read Authours:
Big Book Tickets: 500(), 750(), 1000()



Fall 2010 Plans (75 new)
Aug 22, 2010 07:19PM

Aug 04, 2010 05:21PM

21757 Ms Anderson wrote: "Seasons of Book Love

Reading Extravaganza

The Written Word Smorgasbord! (and each challenge could be named after a meal: Dec-Feb could be The Breakfast Challenge, then The Lunch Challenge, The Di..."


I really like the 4 meals one.
Aug 02, 2010 03:43PM

21757 This is my 4th challenge that I have participated in and I also got to choose a task for this past challenge.
21757 Finished Task 20.6 Something Blue This is defiently a must read book. I liked this book because it had me not wanitng to put the book down at all. I read the companion book earlier in the challenge but I liked this one a little bit better. This book goes by pretty quickly and will have you laughing out loud the whole time.


8187/24946Pages Read
320/950 Total Points
31/72 Books Completed
Books by Goodreads authors: 3
Big Books: 0 (500+), 0 (750+), 0 (1000+)



21757 pjreads wrote: "Rhiannon wrote: "PJ: I should have 300 points and not 295. As of post 1768. If you could please check that again and see if I added it correctly.

Tasks Completed:
5.1; 5.2; 5.3; 5.4; 5.6; ..."


My Bad sorry about that. It must have been late when i was posting stuff.
21757 PJ: I should have 300 points and not 295. As of post 1768. If you could please check that again and see if I added it correctly.

Tasks Completed:
5.1; 5.2; 5.3; 5.4; 5.6; 5.9; 5.10 = 35 pts
10.1; 10.3; 10.6; 10.8; 10.10 = 50 pts
15.2 = 15 pts
20.1; 20.9 = 40 pts
25.2; 25.3; 25.5; 25.6; = 100 pts
30.2; 30.5 = 60 pts
Total Points: 300 pts


Let me know if there is anything I need to repost please
21757 Valorie wrote: "REPOST....

20.9 Luck of the Draw: I read Where the Wild Things Are, Madeline, and Bats at the Library with my nieces. They total 144 pages.

30.2 For the ..."


Which Movie did you watch for 20.9?
21757 Completed task 30.2 Cheaper by the Dozen Finished 7/18/10 Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret finished 7/19/10

I told my little cousin to read cheaper by the dozen because i thought she would like it.


7849/24946Pages Read
300/950 Total Points
30/72 Books Completed
Books by Goodreads authors: 3
Big Books: 0 (500+), 0 (750+), 0 (1000+)




21757 Re-posting post 1596
10.3 Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin 7/5/10 Christina was on the same time i was

20.1. Cherry Cheesecake Murder by Joanne Fluke 7/12/10 Favorite ice cream flavor is cheesecake.

20.9. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak 7/14/10 and Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans 7/14/10

Watched napoleon dynamite


7401/24946Pages Read
270/950 Total Points
28/72 Books Completed
Books by Goodreads authors: 3
Big Books: 0 (500+), 0 (750+), 0 (1000+)



Jul 17, 2010 01:07PM

21757 pjreads wrote: "Rhiannon wrote: "will go back and edit post after that one for easier reference."

I see that you edited post 1195, though I'm not sure what you changed.

What would help me is a note like thi..."


I wrote right on the top completed and then the task number would it be better it i put the completed tasks in bold?
Jul 16, 2010 08:37PM

21757 will go back and edit post after that one for easier reference.


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