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Reading Goals/ Challenges > Fall/Winter 2013-14: Leader Board and Completed Tasks

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message 1: by Tami (last edited Apr 01, 2014 12:38PM) (new)

Tami | 3103 comments Mod
Leader Board as of 4/1/14:

Bethany – 500 2/9/14
Allison – 500 3/7/14
Mickslibrarian – 500 3/26/14
Kelly R – 450
Rebecca – 435
Nullifidian – 390
Michelle – 375
Megan – 355
Ashley M – 345
Leah – 320
Jana – 310
David – 275
Adrianna – 245
Eddie – 220
Martha – 185
Ana – 170
Natanya – 195
Emily D – 110
Benjamin – 80
Melissa C – 45
Daisy – 30
Danielle – 30
Ali – 20
Kellie – 10
Nicki – 10
Hanna – 5
Michelle – 5
Samantha – 5


message 2: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 20.2. Alliteration

All About Passion by Stephanie Laurens September 1

Task points: 20
Total points: 20


message 3: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 10.6. Verbs

Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin September 1

Task points: 10
Total points: 30


message 4: by Emily (last edited Sep 04, 2013 10:58AM) (new)

Emily (emilyknap) | 24 comments Emily G. Finished

10.1 Thespian Magic: Used a twist: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
10.2 Silliness: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?
10.6 Broke and Bookish: The Fault in Our Stars
10.8 Weakest Link: Used a twist: Fools Rush In

15.1 Hope springs eternal: Summer and the City

20.1 Group Read: The Night Circus

25.5 Let's go Camping: Option 1: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and Option 3: Lethal
25.8 Take a vacation: African Adventure: The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Total tasks completed: 27
Total Points: 345


message 5: by Nicki (new)

Nicki (ophia) | 85 comments Just finished The Ask and the Answer for Task 10.5


message 6: by Tami (new)

Tami | 3103 comments Mod
Emily wrote: "Emily G. Finished

10.1 Thespian Magic: Used a twist: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
10.2 Silliness: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?
10.6 Broke and Bookish: The Fault in Our Stars
10.8..."

I am assuming this is for the Spring/Summer one? I just updated the points.


message 7: by Hanna (new)

Hanna Butler | 8 comments Finished City of Fallen Angels for Task 5.1.

Total Points: 5


message 8: by Kelly (new)

Kelly | 250 comments *Kelly R.

Finished:
5-2. Pick a task from one of the past challenges that you didn’t complete [Spring/Summer Challenge - 25-1. 2 books w/ different words in their titles that rhyme w/ each other] - The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett (9/3)
5-1. About an individual/group of individuals that are different from the “norm” - Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger (9/6)

Total Points: 10/480
Books Finished: 2/42
Tasks Completed: 2/34


message 9: by Emily (new)

Emily | 62 comments Emily D

Completed: 15.4: Changing Colors: Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho

Total points: 15
Total books: 1


message 10: by David (last edited Sep 10, 2013 06:33AM) (new)

David (canadiandave) 20.2 Alliteration. I doubled up on this. :)
Demigod Diaries by Rick Riordan

15.4 Changing Colors. I thought this book was aptly chosen.
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism & Treachery by Steve Sheinkin

10.1 "A"
Airman by Eoin Colfer

Total points: 45
Total books: 3


message 11: by Megan (new)

Megan Finished 15.5 Page to Small Screen: The Starter Wife

Total points: 15
Books read: 1
Tasks completed:1


message 12: by Emily (new)

Emily | 62 comments Emily D

Completed: 5.1: Special Snowflake: The Shining by Stephen King

Total points: 20
Total books: 2


message 13: by Emily (last edited Sep 18, 2013 05:19AM) (new)

Emily | 62 comments Emily D

Completed: 15.1: Hocus Pocus and Elf: The Hours by Michael Cunningham

Total points: 35
Total books: 3


message 14: by David (last edited Sep 14, 2013 09:07AM) (new)

David (canadiandave) 10.3 Then we learn our numbers "1":
Messenger by Lois Lowry

10.5 Nouns:
The Battle for Skandia by John Flanagan

Total points: 65
Total books: 5 (+ 1 for half of a 25 pointer)

I've been listening to audiobooks at work. :)


message 15: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 10.5. Nouns

The Reckless Bride by Stephanie Laurens September 8

Task points: 10
Total points: 40


message 16: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 5.1. Special Snowflake

Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick September 11

Task points: 5
Total points: 45


message 17: by Megan (new)

Megan Finished 15.7 On the Campaign Trail: Decision Points

Total Points: 30
Books Read: 2
Tasks Completed: 2


message 18: by Tami (new)

Tami | 3103 comments Mod
Mickslibrarian wrote: "5.1. Special Snowflake

Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick September 11

Task points: 5
Total points: 45"

It won't allow me to send you a message. You won the Spring/Summer challenge so you get to create a 20 pt task for this task. Please message me your decision. thanks.


message 19: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian Tami wrote: "Mickslibrarian wrote: "5.1. Special Snowflake

Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick September 11

Task points: 5
Total points: 45"
It won't allow me to send you a message. You won the..."


Yeah, I've been having issues with others trying to do that - this is the best way. Any guidelines? When do you need it?


message 20: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 15.6. Book 2.0

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (retelling of Little Red Riding Hood) September 17

Task points: 15
Total points: 60


message 21: by Emily (new)

Emily | 62 comments Emily D

Completed: 10.1: First we learn our letters "A": Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

Total points: 45
Total books: 4


message 22: by Tami (new)

Tami | 3103 comments Mod
Mickslibrarian wrote: "Tami wrote: "Mickslibrarian wrote: "5.1. Special Snowflake

Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick September 11

Task points: 5
Total points: 45"
It won't allow me to send you a message..."


Just as soon as you can. Thanks!


message 23: by Benjamin (new)

Benjamin | 65 comments Benjamin

15.2: One and Only. The Saturday Boy

Task points - 15
Total points - 15


Jana at ThatArtsyReaderGirl.com (miss_jana) | 125 comments Jana

5.8 - Architectural Marvels Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney

15.2 - One and Only All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

15.4 - Changing Colors Persephone (Daughters of Zeus #1) by Kaitlin Bevis


Total Tasks: 3
Total Points: 35


message 25: by Allison (new)

Allison | 179 comments 15.2 One and Only: The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston (She has another book listed, but the expected publication isn't until May 2014) for 15 points.

Tasks Completed: 1
Books Read: 1
Points Total: 15


message 26: by Adrianna (new)

Adrianna (adrilove) | 15 comments I'm excited. :) Find my list here: Book Challenge List

15.4 : Changing Colors: The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs

Task points: 15
Total points: 15


message 27: by Mickslibrarian (last edited Sep 21, 2013 07:02PM) (new)

Mickslibrarian 10.4. Then we learn our numbers

Zen and the Art of Faking It by Jordan Sonnenblick September 21

Task points: 10
Total points: 70


message 28: by Martha (last edited Sep 21, 2013 08:28PM) (new)

Martha | 67 comments Martha

Finished:

5.1: Special Snowflake- City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare

5.2: Recycle, recycle, recycle (chose summer reads from summer reading challenge)- City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

10.1: First we learn our letters "a"- City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

10.3: Then we learn our numbers "1"- Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld

10.5: Nouns- City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

Tasks completed: 5
Total points: 40


Jana at ThatArtsyReaderGirl.com (miss_jana) | 125 comments 20.2 - Alliteration: Ruby Red (Precious Stone Trilogy, #1) by Kerstin Gier

Tasks completed: 4
Books read: 5
Total points: 55


message 30: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 25.7. Body & Mind

After Ever After by Jordan Sonnenblick (Jeffrey and Thaddeus both have physical handicaps) September 15

AND

Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko (Natalie has autism) September 23

Task points: 25
Total points: 95


message 31: by Allison (new)

Allison | 179 comments 10.4 Then We Learn Our Numbers: Deep in the Heart of Trouble by Deeanne Gist for 10 points.

Tasks Completed: 2
Books Read: 2
Points Total: 25


message 32: by Samantha (last edited Sep 26, 2013 09:27AM) (new)

Samantha (samhanson) | 179 comments 5.5 Banned Books Week: Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin

Task points: 5
Total points: 5

Didn't even realize I was actually reading this during Banned Books Week!


message 33: by Adrianna (new)

Adrianna (adrilove) | 15 comments 20.1 - Group Read: Past group read The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 9/26/13

*I loved this book

Task points: 20
Total points: 35


message 34: by Michelle (new)

Michelle (vorvesm) | 132 comments Just finished reading C is for Corpse by Sue Grafton for 5.2 Recycle, Recycle, Recyle for 5 points.

New total: 5 pts


message 35: by Bethany (new)

Bethany Hello! Figured since I'm going back to school, I can join this group. Great challenges! Happy to see Mickslibrarian, who's always reading something interesting! Here's what I've read so far:

5.1 Divergent by Veronica Roth
5.5 The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
5.6 City of Thieves by David Benioff
10.3 Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
10.4 How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass: A Critical Thinker's Guide to Asking the Right Questions by Christopher DiCarlo
10.5 Women in Love by DH Lawrence
10.7 Henry IV, Part 2 by William Shakespeare
15.4 Lilith's Brood: Dawn / Adulthood Rites / Imago by Octavia Butler

Total points: 70


message 36: by Daisy (new)

Daisy | 686 comments Finished:

5.3 Christmas Time For Kids: The Burning Sky
10.4 Then We Learn Our Numbers: This Song Will Save Your Life
15.5 Page To Small Screen: Pretty Little Liars

Tasks Completed: 3
Books Read: 3
Points Total: 30


message 37: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 25.2. Out with the old, In with the new

The Alchemyst by Michael Scott (added to TBR shelf September 7, 2008) September 21

AND

Al Capone Does My Homework by Gennifer Choldenko (added to TBR shelf May 13, 2013) September 27

Task points: 25
Total points: 120


Jana at ThatArtsyReaderGirl.com (miss_jana) | 125 comments 10.6 - Verbs

Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles, #1) by Lauren DeStefano

Books read: 6
Completed tasks: 5
Total points: 65


message 39: by David (last edited Sep 29, 2013 08:45AM) (new)

David (canadiandave) 5.4. Witches Brew: Sorcerer of the North by John Flanagan

15.7. On the Campaign Trail: My Father at 100 by Ron Reagan

25.1a. Battle of the Sexes: The Alchemyst by Michael Scott
25.1b. Battle of the Sexes: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling

Both about sorcery and both contain Nicholas Flamel. The UK/Irish friction adds a sense of drama to the battle of the sexes as well.

Books read: 11
Tasks Completed: 8
Points: 110


message 40: by Rebecca (new)

Rebecca (rmtb) | 62 comments Here's my reading for September, as I doubt I'll have anything else finished in the next 2 days!

5 points
8. Architectural Marvels: The World of Bruegel - about Bruegel's Tower of Babel (27/09/13)

10 points
1. First we learn our letters "A": Angel (02/09/13)
6. Verbs: Monkey Grip (17/09/13)

15 points
1. Hocus Pocus and Elf: The Fast Diet: The Simple Secret of Intermittent Fasting: Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer by Michael Mosely (03/09/13)
4. Changing Colours: The Millstone - Rosamund changes from well-off young academic to unmarried mother in the 60s (24/09/13)

20 points
1. Group Read: The Secret Garden - reread (12/09/13)

25 points
8. Two Become One: Born to Run (12/09/13) On A Chinese Screen (19/09/13)

Total points = 100/480


message 41: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 25.4. Birthday Celebrations

The Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie September 15

AND

Al Capone Shines My Shoes by Gennifer Choldenko October 20

Task points: 25
Total points: 145


message 42: by Allison (new)

Allison | 179 comments 15.6 Book 2.0: At Face Value by Emily Franklin (Loosely based off of Cyrano de Bergerac) for 15 points.

Tasks Completed: 3
Books Read: 3
Points Total: 40


message 43: by Martha (new)

Martha | 67 comments Finished Easy (genre: New Adult) for Task 20.3 Mikslibrarian Task: Wrap up 2013

Tasks completed: 6
Total points: 60


message 44: by Bethany (new)

Bethany 15.5: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Total Points: 85


message 45: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 5.7. Day of the Dead

The Enchantress Returns by Chris Colfer September 30

Ghost of Lady of the East plays major role in final plot exposition

Task points: 5
Total points: 150


message 46: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian 10.1. First we learn our letters "A"

How They Met, and Other Stories by David Levithan September 30

Task points: 10
Total points: 160


message 47: by Kelly (new)

Kelly | 250 comments *Kelly R.

Finished:

25-7. About a person w/ a physical handicap AND a person w/ an psychological disorder - Seraphina by Rachel Hartman (9/8/13); Love Walked In by Marisa de los Santos (9/10/13)
15-8. About a person struggling w/ an addiction [alcoholic] - Bones of the Lost by Kathy Reichs (9/9/13)
25-5. We Didn’t Start the Fire: Pick 2 different topics/people listed in the lyrics AND read books about them - The Revolution Was Televised by Alan Sepinwall (9/12/13) ["Joe McCarthy, Richard Nixon, Studebaker, Television" (third line)]; Ready for a Brand New Beat by Mark Kurlansky (9/16/13) ["Rock & Roll, cola wars, I can't take it anymore" - book is about a few of the other things mentioned in the song too]
15-6. Loosely based on Jane Austen's fiction - Shades of Milk & Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal (9/21/13)
15-1. Hocus Pocus & Elf: Author shares a name with a main character in these movies - Glamour in Glass by Mary Robinette Kowal (9/25/13)
25-8. 2 books — whatever you want. The caveat — they need to form a proper sentence: “Heat rises without a summer.” - Heat Rises by Richard Castle (10/1/13); Without a Summer by Mary Robinette Kowal (9/27/13)

Total Points: 130/500
Books Finished: 11/43
Tasks Completed: 8/35


message 48: by Megan (new)

Megan Finished 15.6 Book 2.0: Death Comes to Pemberley

Total Points: 45
Books read: 3
Tasks Completed: 3


message 49: by Allison (new)

Allison | 179 comments 5.3 Christmas Time's for Kids: A Dog on Barkham Street by Mary Stolz for 5 points.

Tasks Completed: 4
Books Read: 4
Points Total: 45


message 50: by Kellie (new)

Kellie (kellieag) 10.1 First we learn our letters "A"

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Total Points: 10


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