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What books do you plan on reading this month?


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Diana S - May Reading Planner
Books Read: 11 Pages Read: 3442
Completed 5 tasks

Currently Reading: The Actor and the Housewife by Shannon Hale

1.1 Monthly Letters
C.I.N.C.O. Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
**1.2 National Circus Day
Horses - Dead Heat by Dick Francis (5/8/14) 342 pp. 3.5 ★★★
**1.3 World Press Freedom Day
Blackberry Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke (5/5/14) 357 pp. ★★★★
**1.4 May Flowers
Miranda Bliss' Dead Men Don't Get the Munchies (5/17/14) 237 pp. 2.5 ★★
**1.5 World Walk Day
The Wildwater Walking Club by Claire Cook (5/3/14) 256 pp. ★★★
1.6 Group Read
Annabel by Kathleen Winter Annabel by Kathleen Winter (xxxx) 464 pp.

**2.1 Growing Up
*Children's Day
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore (5/24/14) 387 pp. ★★★
*Graduation
(Maranatha Bilingual Institution)
Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat (5/16/15) 234 pp. 3.5 ★★★
2.2 The End of the Road (Route 66)
1. The Grand Canyon State
*Finished in the Golden State
set in California
How to Make an American Quilt by Whitney Otto (5/13/14) 245 pp. ★★★
2.3 TBF Time
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2.

3.1 Time Travel
1.Past - (Pre- 1900) (1800) Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith (xxxx) 336 pp.
*2.Present - (1950 - now)
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (5/22/14) 369 pp. 4.5 ★★★★
3.*Future
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (5/7/14) 454 pp. ★★★★
3.2 May Days
*Get your Greek on
Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths by Bernard Evslin (5/12/14) 224 pp. ★★★
*Peace Love Happiness (set in the 1960's)
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walters (5/14/14) 337 pp. 3.5 ★★★
3.The Golden Globes
The Actor and the Housewife (xxxx) 352 pp.

May Bookshelf
The Wildwater Walking Club by Claire Cook Blackberry Pie Murder (Hannah Swensen, #17) by Joanne Fluke Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2) by Marissa Meyer Dead Heat by Dick Francis Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths by Bernard Evslin How to Make an American Quilt by Whitney Otto Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter Breath, Eyes, Memory  by Edwidge Danticat Me Before You by Jojo Moyes Dead Men Don't Get the Munchies (A Cooking Class Mystery, #3) by Miranda Bliss A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore


message 3: by ♞ Pat (last edited May 22, 2014 09:05PM) (new)

♞ Pat Gent Off to search!!!

One Point Tasks

✖1.1 Monthly Letters
Read a book that has the following letters C.I.N.C.O in the title.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time 5/5/14

✖1.2 National Circus Day
Read a book with a circus animal on the cover or in the title: lion(s), tiger(s), horse(s), elephant(s), etc...
The Winter Horses by Philip Kerr The Winter Horses 5/19/14
1.3 World Press Freedom Day
Read a book of your choice

✖1.4 May Flowers
Read a book where the author's First and Last initials can be found in BLOSSOM
A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy 5/4/14

✖1.5 World Walk Day
Read a book with the word walk in the title -or- someone walking on the cover.
The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian 5/13/14

1.6 Group Read
Member's Choice - Jessica
Annabel by Kathleen Winter by Kathleen Winter
*(A bonus point if you participate in group discussion)

2.1 Growing Up
Read Two Books
1. Children's Day
Read a book that has a child on its cover OR Read a book in the genre of Children fiction. *(Note: the book must be 100 pages or more)
2. Graduation
Read a book set (a least partly) in a school.

2.2 The End of the Road(Route 66)
Read Two Books
1. Read a book set in Arizona
✖ 2. Read a book set in California *(A bonus point if the book is set in San Monica, California)
When the Bough Breaks (Alex Delaware #1) by Jonathan Kellerman When the Bough Breaks 5/3/14

Read Two Books
Read one book by two different authors who will be appearing at the Rochester Teen Book Festival on May 17.
http://www.tbflive.org/documents/2014...
*(Reminder: books must be 100 pages or more)


3.1 Bethany's Task - Time Travel
Read Three Books

Going through Dr. Who withdrawal. Read one book each set in the
✖A. Past (pre-1900)
Savage Girl by Jean Zimmerman Savage Girl 5/1/14
B. Present (1950-now)
C. Future

3.2 Mickslibrarian's Task - May Days
Read Three Books

Year 1 - Get your Greek on - read a book set in Greece, ancient or modern.
Year 2 - Peace, Love, and Happiness - read a book set during the 1960s
Year 3 - In Search of Booty (yes, I know, college humor) - read a pirate book
✖Year 4 - The Golden Globes - read a book about an actor or related to acting/the theater somehow
Someday, Someday, Maybe by Lauren Graham Someday, Someday, Maybe 5/17/14


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