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Here's the spot to help you with your plan for this month's reading.


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Diana Reading Plan for February

1.1 Black History Month
African/African-American Author or a book centered around an important moment of African-American History

1.2 (Diana S's Task) Pick A Genre
Magical Realism

1.3 Mardi Gras
cover predominantly (75%) purple, green, or gold
set in New Orleans or Brazil.

1.4 February Birthday Dates
1st name begins L,Y,A,U,N,R
last name begins R,W,A,I,N,L,D,E.

1.5 Presidents Day
current/passed president.
book with a character that's a president.

1.6 Celebrate the Author
Sarah Dessen.
BP:

1.7(Sam F's Task) National Singlehood Awareness Day'
single person or has a single person on the cover.

Two Point Tasks

2.1 Word Search
Word List
Day, Sweet, Night, Love, Temptation, Sunset, Fever, Dawn
1.
2.

2.2 Surprise Me Task


2.3 (Tessa's Task) Book Concierge – My Own Valentine

A) He’s a Vietnam combat veteran (Airborne Ranger).
a character who is a member of the military – active or veteran, any service, any country, war or peace time. Quote a passage that confirms this, if it’s not evident from the book’s main page description.

B) Before he retired, he was in international business.
set at least 70% in a country NOT your own. Tell us where you are, and where the book is set.

2.4 (Bethany's Task) This month is short, so how about...
Read two books where the author or the title has an abbreviation in it (Ex. JM Barrie, or Mrs. Dalloway) or the author's name is a nickname for a longer name (Ex. Andy Weir, short for Andrew).

Three Point Task

3.1 (Tessa's Task) Book Concierge – Winter Wonderland

A) Wisconsin from Texas
snow on the cover. (Show cover)

B) comfortable inside
a residential interior scene on the cover. (Show cover)

C) I’d welcome a break.
Read a book set in a location known for its beaches. (Florida, Hawaii, Mexico, Australia … ) State the location if it’s not obvious from the title.


message 3: by Amberly (new)

Amberly (introverted22) | 148 comments 1.1 Black History Month
African/African-American Author or a book centered around an important moment of African-American History

The Color Purple by Alice Walker

1.2 (Diana S's Task) Pick A Genre
Magical Realism

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

1.3 Mardi Gras
cover predominantly (75%) purple, green, or gold
set in New Orleans or Brazil.

Splintered (Splintered, #1) by A.G. Howard

1.4 February Birthday Dates
1st name begins L,Y,A,U,N,R
last name begins R,W,A,I,N,L,D,E.

The Wrath & the Dawn (The Wrath & the Dawn, #1) by Renee Ahdieh

1.5 Presidents Day
current/passed president.
book with a character that's a president.

Killing Kennedy The End of Camelot by Bill O'Reilly

1.6 Celebrate the Author
Sarah Dessen.
BP:

Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen

1.7(Sam F's Task) National Singlehood Awareness Day'
single person or has a single person on the cover.

Yes Please by Amy Poehler

Two Point Tasks

2.1 Word Search
Word List
Day, Sweet, Night, Love, Temptation, Sunset, Fever, Dawn
1. Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
2. Just One Day (Just One Day, #1) by Gayle Forman

2.2 Surprise Me Task

The Cage (The Cage, #1) by Megan Shepherd The Labours of Hercules (Hercule Poirot, #26) by Agatha Christie


2.3 (Tessa's Task) Book Concierge – My Own Valentine

A) He’s a Vietnam combat veteran (Airborne Ranger).
a character who is a member of the military – active or veteran, any service, any country, war or peace time. Quote a passage that confirms this, if it’s not evident from the book’s main page description.

B) Before he retired, he was in international business.
set at least 70% in a country NOT your own. Tell us where you are, and where the book is set.

2.4 (Bethany's Task) This month is short, so how about...
Read two books where the author or the title has an abbreviation in it (Ex. JM Barrie, or Mrs. Dalloway) or the author's name is a nickname for a longer name (Ex. Andy Weir, short for Andrew).

Three Point Task

3.1 (Tessa's Task) Book Concierge – Winter Wonderland

A) Wisconsin from Texas
snow on the cover. (Show cover)

B) comfortable inside
a residential interior scene on the cover. (Show cover)

C) I’d welcome a break.
Read a book set in a location known for its beaches. (Florida, Hawaii, Mexico, Australia … ) State the location if it’s not obvious from the title.


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