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message 1: by Amy (last edited Jan 18, 2016 09:07AM) (new)

Amy | 2113 comments Another great game by the PAS team!

First rolls:

12/1/2015, 11:08 a.m.:
Rolled 8
P: Black Beauty - Book Request
Trust No One - Read 12/10/15

12/1/2015, 11:11 a.m.
Rolled 7
G: Literature
The Lord God Made Them All - Read 12/7/15

12/1/2015, 11/12 a.m.
Rolled another 7
E: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 6
6. Read a book where author's name (first OR last) ends with a vowel (A, E, I, O, U)
Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline - Read 12/11/15

All three of the above were selected on 12/1/15

12/7/15; 11:41 a.m.
Rolled 6
U: Imagination - Ask a Librarian
The Color Purple selected by Bea on 12/7/15 - Read 12/21/15

12/10/15; 10:01 p.m.
Rolled 5
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 9
9. Sort your shelf by random and read one of the first 5 books on the top of the list.
Those Who Save Us selected on 12/11/15 - Read 12/24/15

12/11/15; 1:58 p.m.
Rolled 9
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 10
10. Read a book you've added to your tbr in an even year
The White Road (added in 2014) selected on 12/11/15 - Read 1/1/16

12/21/15; 2:58 p.m.
Rolled 6
P: Black Beauty -Marina's
Interpreter of Maladies selected on 12/21/15 - Read 12/31/15

12/24/15; 6:11 p.m.
Rolled 6
P: Frankenstein - Dom's
Selected by Dom on 12/26/15:
Pretty Girls
Black-Eyed Susans
Dangerous Lies <--my choice, picked up from library on 12/29/15 - Read 1/2/16

12/31/15; 8:48 a.m.
Rolled 3
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 5
5. Read a book you've added to your tbr in an odd year
Fairest added in 2015, selected 12/31/15 - Read 1/3/16

1/1/16: 12:19 a.m.
Rolled 7
P: The Old Man and the Sea -Book Request
Selected by Marina on 1/1/16:
The Trial <-- my choice downloaded on 1/1/16 - Read 1/10/16
The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity
The Black Angel

1/3/16; 8:24 a.m.
Rolled 3
P: Invisible Man -Lahni's
Selected by Lahni on 1/4/16:
The Black Angel
Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington
Girl in Translation <-- my choice on 1/4/16 - Read 1/11/16

1/3/16; 2:42 p.m.
Rolled 6
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 11
11. Read a book where [first] publication year ends with an odd number (1, 3, 5, 7, 9)
Brain Jack (published 2009) selected 1/3/16 - Read 1/18/16

1/10/16; 8:12 a.m.
Rolled 9
Passed "Go Read" for the second time. Starting new post.


message 2: by Amy (last edited Mar 22, 2016 07:04PM) (new)

Amy | 2113 comments Third time through:
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 8
8. Sort your shelf by average ratings and read a book with highest avg rating (you may choose out of your top 5).
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption - Rated 4.49 - selected 1/10/16 - Read 1/17/16

1/11/16; 3:21 p.m.
Rolled 9
P: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry -Julie's
Under a War-Torn Sky was chosen by Julie and me on 1/13/16 - Read 1/23/16

1/17/16; 11:00 p.m.
Rolled 6
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 3
3. Read a book where word in title includes either Q, V, Y, X, or Z
The Lying Game (y in Lying) - Selected 1/17/16 - Read 1/24/16

1/18/16; 12:10 p.m.
Rolled 6
P: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -Kim's
The Goldfinch selected by Bea and me on 1/25/16 - Read 2/8/16

1/23/16; 9:39 a.m.
Rolled 8
P: The Sound & The Fury -Book Request
Eleven Minutes chosen by Marina and me on 1/23/16 - Read 2/7/16

1/24/16; 3:18 p.m.
Rolled 8
P: The Great Gatsby -Book Request
The Business of Dying chosen by D.G. and me on 1/24/16 - Read 2/5/16

2/5/16; 9:41 a.m.
Rolled 12
P: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry -Julie's
Selected by Julie on 2/7/16:
The Pearl that Broke Its Shell
Ordinary Grace
Crossing to Safety <-- my choice on 2/7/16 - Read 3/11/16

2/7/16; 6:27 p.m.
Rolled 9
FREE DREAMS
The Pearl that Broke Its Shell - selected on 2/7/16, Picked up at the library on 3/8/16 - Read 3/22/16

2/8/16; 11:08 p.m.
Rolled 6
P: The Catcher in The Rye -Charity's
Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom selected by Charity and me on 2/9/16 - Read 2/18/16

2/18/16; 7:30 p.m.
Rolled 5
P: The Sound & The Fury -Book Request
Aftershock: A Thriller selected by Marina and me on 2/19/16 - Read 2/24/16

2/28/16; 9:53 p.m
Rolled 11
Passed "Go Read" for the second time. Starting new post.


message 3: by Amy (last edited May 10, 2016 06:37AM) (new)

Amy | 2113 comments Fifth time through:
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 7
7. Sort your shelf by date added and read a book most recently added (you may choose out of your latest 5)
Cometh the Hour - selected on 2/28/16, but on hold at the library and not yet in transit to me; received 3/18/16 - Read 3/23/16

3/11/16; 5:17 p.m.
Rolled 6
P: Black Beauty - Marina's
After You selected by Marina and me on 3/12/16 - Read 3/14/16

3/14/16; 11:48 p.m.
Rolled 12
FREE DREAMS
My original selection, The Whip, will likely not be available from the library for over a month. Due to time constraints of the game and per the ruling by Tien I have made my next random selection:
A Court of Thorns and Roses - selected on 3/14/16 - Read 4/11/16

3/22/16; 10:05 p.m.
Rolled 4
P: The Old Man and the Sea - Dee's
Career of Evil selected by Dee and me on 3/23/16 - Read 3/29/16

3/23/16; 12:24 p.m.
Rolled 2
P: The Catcher in The Rye - Charity's
Stars Above selected by Charity and me and arrived from library on 3/25/16 - Read 4/8/16

3/31/16; 6:53 p.m.
Rolled 10
P: The Grapes of Wrath - Tien's
UnDivided chosen by Tien and me on 3/31/16 - Read 4/11/16

4/9/16; 10:55 a.m.
Rolled 6
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 7
7. Sort your shelf by date added and read a book most recently added (you may choose out of your latest 5)
One Year to an Organized Life: From Your Closets to Your Finances, the Week-by-Week Guide to Getting Completely Organized for Good - selected on 4/9/16
The above book isn't doing it for me. Making another choice:
My Brilliant Friend - selected on 4/30/16 - Read 5/10/16

4/11/16; 8:56 a.m.
Rolled 7
P: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Karenland
No Way Back selected by Karen and me on 4/14/16 - Read 4/22/16

4/11/16; 11:31 p.m.
Rolled 8
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 10
10. Read a book you've added to your tbr in an even year
The Whip - added in 2014 and finally arrived at the library today: 4/11/16 - Read 4/22/16

4/22/16; 10:28 a.m.
Rolled 4
P: Native Son -Dom's
The Black Angel selected by Dom and me on 4/22/16 - Read 5/2/16

4/22/16; 6:11 p.m.
Rolled 5
P: The Catcher in The Rye -Charity's
Fight Club selected by Charity and me on 4/23/16 - Read 4/29/16

4/29/16; 5:06 p.m.
Rolled 4
GO WATCH TV
Glass (681 pgs) - selected on 4/29/16 - Read 5/4/16

5/2/16; 7:41 p.m.
Rolled 7
E: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled another 7
7. Sort your shelf by date added and read a book most recently added (you may choose out of your latest 5)
The Buried Giant - selected on 5/2/16 - Read 5/6/16

5/4/16; 3:50 p.m.
Rolled 4
Passed "Go Read" twice this post. Starting a new post.


message 4: by Amy (last edited Jul 11, 2016 05:53AM) (new)

Amy | 2113 comments Seventh time around:
P: Goodnight Moon -Book Request
To Sir, With Love selected by D.G. and me on 5/4/16 - Read 5/11/16

5/6/16; 10:01 p.m.
Rolled 8
P: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland -Amy's
Season of Fear selected on 5/6/16 - Read 5/10/16

5/10/16; 9:39 a.m.
Rolled 7
P: Animal Farm - Book Request
Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body’s Most Underrated Organ - selected by Charity and me on 5/10/16 - Read 5/31/16

5/10/16; 10:48 a.m.
Rolled 8
P: The Old Man and the Sea -Dee's
Forty Thieves - selected by Dee and me on 5/11/16 - Read 5/23/16

5/11/16; 10:30 a.m.
Rolled 7
P: The Sound & The Fury -Amy's
The Sellout - selected 5/11/16 - Read 5/24/16

5/24/16; 12:21 a.m.
Rolled 8
P: The Great Gatsby - D.G.'s
The Short Drop - selected by D.G. and me on 5/24/16 - Read 5/30/16

5/24/16; 12:22 a.m.
Rolled 7
P: Charlotte's Web - Book Request
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie - selected by Marina and me on 5/24/16 - Read 5/31/16

6/1/16; 4:35 p.m.
Rolled 7
P: Treasure Island - Lahni's
The Glass Castle - selected on 6/2/16 - Read 6/15/16

6/1/16; 4:36 p.m.
Rolled yet another 7
FREE DREAMS
A Dog Named Boo: How One Dog and One Woman Rescued Each Other--and the Lives They Transformed Along the Way - selected on 6/1/16 - Read 7/11/16

6/1/16; 4:37 p.m.
Rolled 10
GO WATCH TV
The Treatment - selected on 6/1/16 - Read 6/8/16

6/8/16; 11:26 p.m.
Rolled 9
P: The Great Gatsby - D.G.'s
Red Glass - selected by D.G. and me on 6/10/16 - Read 6/24/16

6/15/16; 4/54 p.m.
Rolled 7
Passed "Go Read" twice this post. Starting a new one.


message 5: by Amy (last edited Oct 27, 2016 08:59PM) (new)

Amy | 2113 comments Ninth time around:

P: Charlotte's Web - Book Request
The Secret of Magic - selected by Blarneygod and me on 6/17/16 - Read 7/18/16

6/24/16; 11:56 a.m.
Rolled 5
P: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry - Book Request
The Shape of Water - selected by Marina and me on 6/24/16 - Read 7/17/16

7/11/16
Rolled 6
K: Refer Tasks below (post 3)
Rolled 5
5. Read a book you've added to your tbr in an odd year
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea (added in 2015) - selected on 7/11/16
Switching to another book after trying repeatedly to get into this one and failing:
Play Nice (added in 2015) - selected on 8/31/16 - read 9/9/16

7/17/16; 6:39 p.m.
Rolled 11
U: Imagination - Ask a Librarian
Only Forward selected by Bea on 7/18/16, started on 7/20/16

7/18/16; 8:11 p.m.
Rolled 7
G: Romance
Every Exquisite Thing - selected 7/18/16 - Read 8/24/16

9/7/16; 9:08 a.m.
Rolled 6
P: Goodnight Moon -Book Request
Marina selected:
And Then There Were None - picked up at library on 9/17/16 - Read 10/24/16

9/10/16; 9:00 p.m.
Rolled 3
U: Paper Mite Extraction -Ask a Librarian
Shadow Study - selected by Bea and me on 9/11/16 - Read 10/16/16

10/17/16; 11:47 p.m.
Rolled 6
Explore your Mind / Watch TV
The Sudden Appearance of Hope

10/17/16; 11:49 p.m.
Rolled 5
G: Literature
Norwegian Wood


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