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Rachelccameron's comments from the Reading with Style group.

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Aug 22, 2012 10:54AM

36119 10.9 Ice Cream

The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender

+10 Task

Grand Total: 845 points
Aug 14, 2012 09:37PM

36119 20.1 Make Me Laugh

Assholes Finish First by Tucker Max

42 on Best Dark Humor List

+20 Task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 30 points

20.10 Modernly

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

+20 Task
+5 Combo 10.7 male , American , died 1940
+5 Combo 20.6 Alliteration
+5 Combo 20.9 Father of Frances Fitzgerald Smith
+10 Oldies Published 1925

Task Total: 45 points

Post Total : 75 points

Grand Total: 835 points
Aug 14, 2012 09:23PM

36119 10.2 Underrated

Locker Room Diaries: The Naked Truth about Women, Body Image, and Re-imagining the "Perfect" Body by Leslie Goldman

110 Ratings

+10 task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 20 points

10.2 Underrated

Life's Little Annoyances: True Tales of People Who Just Can't Take It Anymore by Ian Urbina

133 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 20 points

Post Total: 40 points
Grand Total: 760 points
Aug 11, 2012 12:55PM

36119 New tasks soon yes? :)
Aug 06, 2012 04:57PM

36119 10.6 O Canada

The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt
Short List for 2011

+10 task
+5 Combo 10.3

Task Total: 15 points
Grand Total: 730 points
Aug 05, 2012 11:11AM

36119 10.3 Road Trip

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

+10 Task
Bilbo's journey definitely takes up more than 75% of the book.
+5 Combo 20.9 father of Christopher Tolkien
+5 Oldies published 1937

Task Total: 20 points

20.6 Alliteration

Amphigorey Also and Amphigorey Again by Edward Gorey

Although both these books are over 100 pages... a lot of the pages are blank or full of illustrations and short form poetry so I think its more fair to claim them both under 1 task.

+20 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 30 points

Post Total: 50 points
Grand Total: 725 points
Aug 04, 2012 01:27PM

36119 TofS

15.5 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

5 stars by Nsfancy and Liz Vegas

+30 Task

This book was really original and intriguing. I really enjoyed it!

RWS

20.2 Scandiavian Noir

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson

+20 Task
+10 LIT
+5 jumbo 563 pages

Task Total: 35 points

Post Total: 65 points
Grand Total: 675 points
Aug 02, 2012 09:52PM

36119 20.3 We Read

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

YA lexile 720 so no style points

+20 Task

20.7 Poet's Non Poetry

The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics) by Oscar Wilde

+20 Task
+5 Combo 10.7 Author from Dublin died pre 1962 and male. I'm female from Canada
+10 Not A Novel
+10 Oldies published 1892-1895

Task Total: 45 points

Post Total: 65 points
Grand Total: 610 points
Aug 02, 2012 09:46PM

36119 10.2 Underrated

Body Type: Intimate Messages Etched in Flesh by Ina Saltz

93 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 20 points

10.2 Underrated

How Does the Show Go On: An Introduction to the Theater by Thomas Schumacher

36 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 20 points

Post Total: 40 points
Grand Total: 545 points
Jul 28, 2012 07:55PM

36119 20.5 Making History

Amy Winehouse died in 2011.

Amy Amy Amy: The Amy Winehouse Story Updated Edition by Nick Johnstone

+20 Task
+ 5 Combo 10.2 28 ratings
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 35 points

20.9 Fatherly

Joe Hill is son of Stephen King

Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill

+20 Task
+5 Combo 10.3 (I would say they are on the road for at least 75% of the novel)

Task Total: 25 points

Post Total: 60 points
Grand Total: 505 points
Jul 24, 2012 12:38PM

36119 TDOS

15.4

The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

5 stars by Tobey and Nsfancy

+20 Points

Grand Total: 445 points
Jul 17, 2012 09:14PM

36119 20.2 A Scandinavian Noir

The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson

+20 Task
+10 LIT translated from Swedish
+5 Jumbo 503 pages

Task Total: 35 points
Grand Total: 425 points
Jul 11, 2012 08:10AM

36119 Rebekah wrote: "RachelCameron, I forgot which post it was that you used King Lear for task, but I don't think you ever claimed the 5 combo points for Poet's Non-Poetry. I just happened to notice it when I went bac..."

Thanks for the catch... could you add 5 points to my score?
That brings me up to 390. And it was for post 200
Jul 06, 2012 12:06PM

36119 20.8 Serially

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

+20 task
+10 Oldies - published 1926

Task Total: 30 points
Grand Total: 385 points
Jul 03, 2012 08:16AM

36119 10.2 Underrated

100 Unforgettable Dresses by Hal Rubenstein

117 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not a Novel

Task Total: 20 points

20.1 Make Me Laugh

I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell by Tucker Max
48 on Best Dark Humor Books

+20 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 30 points

20.9 Fatherly

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
son of Leonard Huxley

+20 Task
+5 Combo 20.1 On Satirical Novels List
+5 Combo 20.7
+10 Oldies published 1932

Task Total: 40 points

Post Total: 90 points
Grand Total: 355 points
Jun 21, 2012 11:41AM

36119 TDOS

15.3
The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella

5 stars by Ligeia and Tobey

+20 Task

Grand Total: 265 points
Jun 20, 2012 08:26AM

36119 10.2 Underrated

Who What Wear: Celebrity and Runway Style for Real Life by Hillary Kerr

49 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 20 points

10.7 The Past Is A Foreign Country

King Lear by William Shakespeare

obviously died before 1962, was born in England, I'm from Canada and he is a he and I am a she

+10 Task
+10 Not A Novel
+25 Oldies published 1603

Task Total: 45 points

Post Total: 65 points
Grand Total: 245 points
Jun 19, 2012 08:53AM

36119 10.2 Underrated

100 Dresses: The Costume Institute / The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Harold Koda

55 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 20 points

10.2 Underrated

Playing with Books: The Art of Upcycling, Deconstructing, and Reimagining the Book by Jason Thompson

113 ratings

+10 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 20 points

10.2 Underrated

The Professional's Illustrated Guide to Haircare & Hairstyles: With 280 Style Ideas and Step-By-Step Techniques by Nicky Pope

+10 Task
+10 Not A Novel

Task Total: 20 points

Post Total: 60 Points
Grand Total: 180 points
Jun 17, 2012 07:02PM

36119 TDoS

15.2

Can You Keep a Secret? by Sophie Kinsella

5 stars by Heather KS and Ligeia

+20 Task

RWS

10. 1 Square Peg

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling

980 Lexile

+10 Task
+10 Jumbo (759 pages)

Task Total: 20

Post Total: 40 points
Grand Total: 120 points
Jun 14, 2012 09:18AM

36119 20.4 Lit Map

I used J K Rowling's Map

11th Hour by James Patterson

+20 Task

Grand Total: 80 points


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