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message 1: by Maria (last edited Oct 13, 2014 06:21AM) (new)


message 2: by Maria (last edited Sep 26, 2014 04:17PM) (new)

Maria (milg) It’s All In The Title
Level: Moderate
Started: 4/1/14
Ended:
Completed: 15/30

Color
1. The Yellow Wallpaper 31/6 *****
2. Silver Shadows 4/9 ****
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Sky (cloud, star, moon, sun, etc.)
1.Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible 6/8 ****
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Person’s First or Last Name
1.Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass 14/5 ***
2.Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children 11/5 ****
3.Because of Low 13/5 ****
4.Eleanor & Park 27/6 ****
5.Charlotte's Web *

Romantic Word (kiss, wedding, bride, etc.)
1.I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You 17/4 ***
2.Beautiful Creatures 23/4 ***
3. To All the Boys I've Loved Before 12/8 ***
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One Word Title
1. Uglies 28/7 ****
2. Flawless 26/9 **
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Number in Title (once, twice, etc can count as well)
1.A Room of One's Own 27/4 ***
2.The One 13/5 *****
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message 3: by Maria (last edited Sep 26, 2014 04:16PM) (new)

Maria (milg) The Harry Potter Sorting Hat Reading Challenge
Level: Hard (Choose all four houses and read 16 books.)
Started: 4/1/14
Ended:
Completed: 10/16
The Sorting Process...

Gryffindor
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1) by C.S. Lewis 4/15 (★★★★)
➲ Gryffindor's emblematic colors are scarlet and gold: Read a book that has a predominately scarlet or gold cover.
The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider 9/16 (★★★)
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner 4/9 (★★★)

Slytherin
➲ Slytherin's emblematic animal is the snake: Read a book which features a snake on the cover or in the story.
Silver Shadows (Bloodlines, #5) by Richelle Mead 9/4 (★★★★)
City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6) by Cassandra Clare 6/4 (★★★★)
Heist Society (Heist Society, #1) by Ally Carter 9/11 (★★★)

Hufflepuff
➲ Helga Hufflepuff, the founder of Hufflepuff, was a witch during medieval times: Read a book that is set in a medieval time period (between 5th to the 15th century)
➲ Hufflepuff's emblematic colors are yellow and black: Read a book that has a predominately yellow or black cover.
Flawless (Pretty Little Liars, #2) by Sara Shepard 9/26 (★★)
Because of Low (Sea Breeze, #2) by Abbi Glines 4/13 (★★★★)

Ravenclaw
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1) by Ransom Riggs 5/11 (★★★★)
A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf 4/27 (★★★)
➲ Rowena Ravenclaw, the founder of Ravenclaw, was Scottish: Read a book that takes place in Scotland.
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls, #1) by Ally Carter 4/17 (★★★)


message 4: by Maria (last edited Sep 24, 2014 01:52PM) (new)

Maria (milg) Films du Monde Challenge (6 Mothns) (*)

Started> jun/1/14
Ended> Seo/24/14
Completed: 10/10

1. Australia: A character that has a big family Pride and Prejudice
2. Canada: Fire in the cover City of Heavenly Fire
3. France: Throne of Glass
4. Germany: A character that is a widower To All the Boys I've Loved Before
5. India: Science-fiction Animal Farm
6. Japan: dystopian world. Uglies
7. Spain: A character that is an orphan Never Let Me Go
8. South Korea: LGBT romanceThe Runaway Queen
9. Taiwan: A special agentCross My Heart and Hope to Spy
10. United Kingdom: a character in hiding Paper Towns


message 5: by Maria (last edited Sep 26, 2014 04:13PM) (new)

Maria (milg) All About You Challenge!! (*
Duration: Jul/2014 - Jun/2015

Month 1 (July): Read your Birthday Month - January 7/7
J= Just Listen by Sarah Dessen A= Animal Farm by George Orwell N= Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro A= Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld A= The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho R= The Runaway Queen (The Bane Chronicles, #2) by Cassandra Clare Y= The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Month 2:4 books with covers that match the color of your birthstone - Garnet
Month 3: Read your sign (Spell it out challenge)
Month 4: Read your Chinese zodiac sign (Spell it out challenge) 0/2
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Month 5:Read your favorite flower (Spell it out challenge) or read 3 or 4 books with your favorite flower on the cover
Month 6(September): Read 4 books from your favorite genre (Contemporary)
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Heist Society (Heist Society, #1) by Ally Carter The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider Flawless (Pretty Little Liars, #2) by Sara Shepard

Month 6: Read 3 or 4 books from your favorite genre
Month 7: Read 3 or 4 books with your child or a friend
Month 8: Read 3 or 4 books written by some of your favorite authors
Month 9: Set yourself a personal goal to exceed the amount of books you normally read in a month
Month 10: Read one of your favorite foods (Spell it out)
Month 11 (August): Read 3 or 4 books by authors you've never read before, but have been meaning to. 4/4
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1) by Jenny Han The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly Sun Stand Still What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible by Steven Furtick How to Win Friends and Influence People for Girls by Donna Dale Carnegie

Month 12: Read your favorite Book Crush's name


message 6: by Maria (last edited Oct 13, 2014 06:25AM) (new)

Maria (milg) Standalones 4ever! Challenge (*)
Duration: 6 Months
Started: August 8
Ended:
Read 8/10

1-Read a book that starts with the letter 'S'. ---> Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible
2-Read a book with a blue cover.-->The Beginning of Everything
3-Read a book from your favorite genre.
4-Read a book that is less than 300 pages. --> Life is a Circus Run by a Platypus
5-Read a book that you've had your eye on for a while, but never got to. --> Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened
6-Read a book that was published before 2010.---> The Kite Runner
7-Read a book that starts with the letter 'A'.
8-Read a book by an author who you haven't tried before. ---> The Book of Lost Things
9-Read a book with a person on the cover. --->#GIRLBOSS
10-Read a book that has been made into a movie ---> Pride and Prejudice

READ>
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Sun Stand Still What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible by Steven Furtick The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider Life is a Circus Run by a Platypus by Allison Hawn Hyperbole and a Half Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened by Allie Brosh The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini


message 7: by Maria (last edited Dec 27, 2014 04:31PM) (new)

Maria (milg) ~ Decades Challenge: 2014 ~
DURATION> Jan/2014 - Dec/31/2014

LEVEL III
Read: 43/73 Read one (1) book for 2005 to 2007, then the corresponding ending number for 2008 to 2014.

2014
1. The One May/13
2. Things a Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of the Creative Mind May/14
3. City of Heavenly Fire Jun/4
4. To All the Boys I've Loved Before Aug/12
5. Silver Shadows Sep/4
6. #GIRLBOSS Sep/9
7. Life is a Circus Run by a Platypus Sep/20
8. We Were Liars Oct/7
9. The Night of Elisa Oct/20
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2013
1. Fangirl Feb/25
2. The House of Hades Mar/20
3. The Elite Apr/3
4. Walking Disaster May/18
5. The Beginning of Everything Sep/16
6. Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened Sep/28
7. United We Spy Nov/16
8. Crown of Midnight Dec/23
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2012
1. The Mark of Athena Feb/20
2. Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend Mar/12
3. V is for Virgin Mar/31
4. The Selection Apr/2
5. Because of Low May/13
6. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl May/14
7. Eleanor & Park Jun/29
8. The Secret Life of a Fool Jul/18
9. Out of Sight, Out of Time Aug/9
10. Throne of Glass Sep/24
11. The List Nov/2
12. Storm Dec/26

2011
1. The Son of Neptune Feb/12
2. Across the Universe Mar/26
3. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children May/11
4. Where She Went May/20
5. Uncommon Criminals Sep/30
6. Obsidian Oct/20
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2010
1. The Red Pyramid Jan/19
2. The Lost Hero Feb/9
3. Anna and the French Kiss Feb/28
4. The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend May/4
5. Only the Good Spy Young Jun/27
6. Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible Aug/19
7. Heist Society Sep/11
8. The Iron King Dec/12
9. The Iron Daughter Dec/16
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2009
1. The Maze Runner Apr/9
2. Beautiful Creatures Apr/23
3. Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover Jun/20
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2008
1. Need Jan/4
2. Lock and Key Apr/19
3. Paper Towns Jun/20
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2007
1. It's Kind of a Funny Story Jan/24

2006
1. Just Listen Jul/1

2005
1.The Book Thief Feb/1


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Read the Alphabet Challenge:

A: And the Mountains Echoed, Khaled Hosseini
B: The Black Swan, Mercedes Lackey
C: Cassandra and Jane, Jill Pitkeathley
D: The Doula, Bridget Boland
E: Eating Animals, Jonathan Safran Foer
F: The Fiery Cross, Diana Gabaldon
G: The Good Dream, Donna VanLiere
H: The Help, Kathryn Stockett
I: Illusions, Aprilynne Pike
J: Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte
K: The Kitchen House, Kathleen Grissom
L: Lady of Hay, Barbara Erskine
M: Marley and Me, John Grogan
N: The Neverending Story, Michael Ende
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P: The Patron Saint of Liars, Ann Patchett
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R: The Raven's Bride, Lenore Hart
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T: The Thirteenth Tale, Diane Setterfield
U: Under Fishbone Clouds, Sam Meekings
V: Voyager, Diana Gabaldon
W: Whitethorn Woods, Maeve Binchy
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