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message 1: by Ann (new)

Ann | 29 comments Pixie, In Dark Dark Woods is fantastic. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. It is her first book
Ann


message 2: by Pixie (new)

Pixie  | 551 comments I did enjoy it Ann, very much :)


message 3: by Pixie (last edited Oct 14, 2016 07:38AM) (new)

Pixie  | 551 comments As I have now gone over-target on both my challenges I will just keep going to see how many I can achieve in both!


message 4: by Pixie (new)

Pixie  | 551 comments I am taking part in the following challenge with a goal of 10 books: I-Spy - Book Titles Edition

(Rules: Read a book that contains in its title a word that can be found in each of the classic book titles. The word needs to be there in its entirety; however, homographs (words that are spelled the same but mean different things) and words within words count. Articles (a, and, the) and any two letter words do not count.)

2016:
1. Of Mice and Men ------- The Testament of Gideon Mack
2. A Tale of Two Cities ------- Pixie Tales
3. Gone with the Wind ------- The Girl With Glass Feet
4. A Wrinkle in Time ------- The Time Keeper
5. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn ------- The Lie Tree
6. The Little Prince ------- The Little Paris Bookshop
7. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ------- The Adventures of Lord Iffy Boatrace
8. Brave New World ------- American Ghosts & Old World Wonders
9. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? ------- Dream Angus: The Celtic God of Dreams
10. The Joy Luck Club ------- Fight Club
11. The Diary of a Young Girl ------- Girl Reading
12. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings ------- If I Don't Know
13. The Book Thief ------- Mr Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
14. The God of Small Things ------- The Stone Gods
15. Around the World in 80 Days ------- Six Earlier Days
16. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time ------- Nightbird
17. The Time Traveler's Wife ------- The World's Wife
18. All Quiet on the Western Front ------- Emotionally Weird
19. The Old Man and the Sea ------- Yoga Bitch: One Woman's Quest to Conquer Skepticism, Cynicism, and Cigarettes on the Path to Enlightenment
20. Where the Red Fern Grows ------- Our Endless Numbered Days
21. Island of the Blue Dolphins ------- Five on Kirrin Island Again
22. Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe ------- Greenland
23. Girl With a Pearl Earring ------- How to Build a Girl
24. The Call of the Wild ------- The Cuckoo's Calling
25. The Good Earth ------- Here On Earth

✔ ORIGINAL GOAL 10/25 MET 14/10/16!

Challenge completed 31/12/16!
25/25



message 5: by Pixie (new)

Pixie  | 551 comments I am taking part in the 2016 Reading Challenge.

Original goal of 30 books ✔ GOAL MET 27/9/16!
Original goal of 10,000 pages ✔ GOAL MET 9/10/16!

Total Books Read in 2016: 53/30 [177%]
Total Books Donated in 2016: 21
Books Added in 2016: 92
Page Total in 2016: 13,542/10,000 [135%]

#1 The Time Keeper 4/5
#2 How to Build a Girl 5/5
#3 The Quarry 3/5
#4 M Is for Magic 4/5
#5 Never Let Me Go 5/5
#6 The Magician's Elephant 4/5
#7 In a Dark, Dark Wood 4/5
#8 Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore 4/5
#9 Haunted 3/5
#10 Every Day 4/5
#11 The Rats 4/5
#12 The Cuckoo's Calling 3/5
#13 Ajax Penumbra: 1969 4/5
#14 Another Day 4/5
#15 Me Before You 3/5
#16 Girl Reading 3/5
#17 The Girl on the Train 4/5
#18 The Quality of Silence 4/5
#19 Yoga Bitch: One Woman's Quest to Conquer Skepticism, Cynicism, and Cigarettes on the Path to Enlightenment 5/5
#20 Emotionally Weird 4/5
#21 Six Earlier Days [e-book] 4/5
#22 Yoga for Life: A Journey to Inner Peace and Freedom 5/5
#23 Zen 3/5
#24 The Little Paris Bookshop 4/5
#25 The Story Sisters 4/5
#26 The Lie Tree 4/5
#27 The Indispensable Calvin and Hobbes 5/5
#28 A Visit to the House on Terminal Hill [e-book] 3/5
#29 Brimstone and Marmalade [e-book] 4/5
#30 The Tenderness of Wolves 3/5
#31 The Girls 4/5
#32 Our Endless Numbered Days 4/5
#33 Matilda 4/5
#34 The Twat in the Flat 2/5
#35 Dostoyevsky's Beard and Other Poems 1/5
#36 Mostly Hating Tories 3/5
#37 Sharp Objects 5/5
#38 If I Don't Know 4/5
#39 Hounded 4/5
#40 Dream Angus: The Celtic God of Dreams 3/5
#41 Pixie Tales 3/5
#42 The World's Wife 5/5
#43 Nightbird 5/5
#44 The Testament of Gideon Mack 3/5
#45 Five On Kirrin Island Again 3/5
#46 Greenland 3/5
#47 The Girl With Glass Feet 4/5
#48 Fight Club 5/5
#49 American Ghosts & Old World Wonders 4/5
#50 The Adventures of Lord Iffy Boatrace 3/5
#51 Here on Earth 4/5
#52 The Stone Gods 4/5
#53 The Fox and the Star 5/5


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