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message 1: by Greta (last edited May 08, 2014 08:38AM) (new)

Greta | 1459 comments https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

Author Alphabet Challenge
Start: 4/21/14
Finish:??
3/26

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B
C
D
E
F
G- The Sworn Sword by George R.R. Martin 4/22/14
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I
J- The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie 5/5/14
K
L
M- The Mystery Knight by George R.R. Martin 4/23/14
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message 2: by Greta (new)

Greta | 1459 comments https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

BR Tackler Challenge
Level: Spear Tackle: 6 books
Duration: May 1, 2014- October 31, 2014
Completed: 0/6

24- Orange Is the New Black
51- The Amulet of Samarkand
19- Ender's Game
42- Blood Song
4- Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man's Soul
26- Born in Fire


message 3: by Greta (new)

Greta | 1459 comments The Harry Potter Sorting Hat Reading Challenge

Level: Hard
Time: April 28, 2014 - ???

Gryffindor
➲ Gryffindor's emblematic animal is the lion: Read a book about a lion (or a shape shifter who turns into a lion).
➲ Gryffindor's emblematic colors are scarlet and gold: Read a book that has a predominately scarlet or gold cover.
➲ "Nearly Headless Nick" is the house ghost of Gryffindor: Read a book featuring ghosts or read a book in which someone was decapitated or beheaded. Yikes!
➲ Members of Gryffindor are described as courageous, chivalrous, and brave to the point of recklessness (sometimes) : Read a book in which the protagonist portrays one of these qualities consistently throughout the book.

Slytherin
➲ Slytherin's emblematic animal is the snake: Read a book which features a snake on the cover or in the story.
➲ Slytherin's emblematic colors are green and silver: Read a book that has a predominately green or silver cover.
➲ The Bloody Baron is the house ghost of Slytherin: Read a book in which a suicide or murder takes place. You can also read a book where the protagonist loves someone who does not love them back.
➲ Members of Slytherin are described as cunning and shrewd: Read a book in which the protagonist portrays one of these qualities consistently throughout the book. Or read a book in which the protagonist irked you.



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.
➲ Fat Friar, the house ghost of Hufflepuff, dedicated his life to religion: Read a book about someone who is extremely religious.
➲ Members of Hufflepuff are described as hard working, patient, and loyal: Read a book in which the protagonist portrays one of these qualities consistently throughout the book.

Ravenclaw
➲ Ravenclaw's emblematic animal is the eagle: Read a book which features an eagle on the cover or in the story. You can also read a book about someone who can shape shift into a bird of any type.
➲ Ravenclaw's emblematic colors are blue and bronze: Read a book that has a predominately blue or bronze cover.
➲ Rowena Ravenclaw, the founder of Ravenclaw, was Scottish: Read a book that takes place in Scotland.
➲ Members of Ravenclaw are described as intelligent, witty, and wise: Read a book in which the protagonist is scholarly, bookish, all knowing, etc...


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