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message 1: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 09:00AM) (new)

Kim. E. Organizing Tasks by Time Frame

January
I Love Audiobooks Read 1
Hooray for Technology: E-Reader Challenge Read 3
The Hobby Corner - Crocheting

February
Cities of the World-Verona. Italy 11/18 Completed
I Love Audiobooks Read 3
Book It to the Finish Line Read 5
Hooray for Technology: E-Reader Challenge DNF
The Hobby Corner - Coloring

March
The Hobby Corner - Cross Stitching

April
The Hobby Corner - Bird Watching

May
The Hobby Corner - Gardening

June
Book It To The Finish Line POST x2
I Love Audiobooks POST x2
The TCF Monthly Challenge - June

July
The TCF Monthly Challenge - July

August


September


October


November


December



Mini Challenges
Welcome to 5 Facts About Your Country COMPLETED

6 Months
2017 Diversity Challenge 6/1/17 - 12/1/17
The Dewey Decimal System is my Friend

Odds & Ends
The Years in Your Life 6/1/17 - 5/31/18
A Million Pages

TCF Foremen Assignments


Yearly
Arizona Interstate 17(I-17)
Can I Persuade You?

Ongoing
Audiobook Support Group
TCF Book Genre Spell Out
Top 100 Novels of The 20th Century
TCF Around The World Spell Out
Rory Gilmore Reading List


message 2: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 08:55PM) (new)

Kim. E. I ♥ Audio books! - JANUARY


Levels:
Easy - Two-Three Audio books
Medium - Four-Five Audio books
Hard - Six+ Audio books

Easy-
1- Rosa Parks 1/14/17


message 3: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 08:59PM) (new)

Kim. E. Hooray for Technology: E-Reader Challenge

Thanks to Kay (Brigidsmomma) for the suggestion of this challenge!

The e-reader has made reading accessible for a lot of people that were previously unable to read due to failing eyesight or inability to hold the weightier hardcovers and paperbacks. It also allows people to have thousands of books, right at their fingertips, or gives them the ability to hide what they are reading (like me! Reading romances exclusively leads to some embarrassing covers being shown!).

How It Works
◈Pick a Level
◈Pick which task group you will do, and you are allowed to pick multiple groups!
◈All books read must be e-books, but can be on any platform (Kobo, Nook, Kindle, PC, etc)!
◈There are no page minimums for the challenge!

Duration: January 1st, 2017 to January 31st, 2017

Levels:
Easy: 1-4 books
Medium: 5-8 books
Hard: 9-11 books
Dedicated: 12+ books

Tasks:
Read as many books as you can in e-book format!
1 - Cruel Sacrifice 1/27/17
2 - The Color Purple 2/24/17
3 - The Handmaid's Tale 2/27/17


Spell out the e-reader of the month: Kobo using Title, Author Name First Letter (Either first or last name, No Middle Names!), or Series Name First Letter

Pick an author and read as many of their books as you can in e-book format.

Pick a series and read as much of it as you can in e-book format.


message 4: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 09:19PM) (new)

Kim. E. February 2017

Cities of the World- Verona, Italy

Verona is a city on the Adige river in northern Italy. Three of Shakespeare's plays are set in Verona: Romeo and Juliet, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and The Taming of the Shrew. Those plays have lured many visitors to Verona.

Below is a list of places to experience in Verona.
You can read as many or as few as you want.
You can read one of each or focus on two or three.
No page limit. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : February 1 - 28, 2017

XPozzo dell'Amore (The Lovers' Well) - read a romanceIt Ends with Us 2/19/17
XPiazza delle Erbe (a fruit and vegetable market) - read a book with fruit or vegetables on the cover
Who Is Michelle Obama? by Megan Stine 2/3/17
XCasa di Giulietta (Juliet's home) - read a book written from a woman's point of view
Bossypants 2/17/17
Xthe statue of Dante Alighieri - read a book where you might find poetry
How Reading Changed My Life 2/11/17
XScala della Ragione (a stairway in red marble) - read a book with lots of red on the cover
First Women The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies by Kate Andersen Brower 2/24/17
Portoni della Brà (the old city gate) - read an old book
XOsteria Giulietta e Romeo (Tavern of Juliet and Romeo) -read a book where someone drinks alcohol
The Woman in Cabin 10 2/16/17
Ponte Pietra (Stone Bridge) - read a book with rocks or stones on the cover
Castel San Pietro (a castle) - read a book with a very large building in it
XPalazzo Giardino Giusti (a renaissance garden) - read a book with nature on the cover
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 2/28/17
XCasa di Romeo (Romeo's home) - read a book written from a man's point of view
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2 2/10/17
XLa Fontanina (the little fountain) - read a short story or novella
The Pearl 2/2/17
Piazza dei Signori (square of the lords) - read a book with nobility in it
Arche Scaligere (Juliet's Tomb) - read a book where someone visits a graveyard
Teatro Romano (Roman Amphitheatre) - read a book where someone sees a show
Castelvecchio (art museum) - read a classic
The Handmaid's Tale 2/27/17
Lamberti Tower (the tallest tower in Verona) - read a book with a tall character
XFontana di Madonna Verona (statue of a woman) - read a book by a female author
The Vagina Monologues 2/5/17
XTorre dei Lamberti (an octagonal bell tower) - read a book with music in the story
The Color Purple 2/24/17
di Porta Borsari (southern entrance into Verona) - read a book with a door on the cover


message 5: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 09:23PM) (new)

Kim. E. I ♥ Audio books! - FEBRUARY


Levels:
Easy - Two-Three Audio books
Medium - Four-Five Audio books
Hard - Six+ Audio books

1 - The Vagina Monologues 2/5/17
2 - Bossypants 2/17/17
3 - One For The Money 2/21/17

** Met Easy Level


message 6: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 09:31PM) (new)

Kim. E. Book It To The Finish Line- February 2017
Duration: 2/1/17 - 2/28/17
Number Books Read: 5 COMPLETED CHALLENGE

The Cradle Mountain Run is a one day traverse of Tasmania's famous Cradle Mt to Lake St Clair. The event is a Run, not a Race, and mutual help is an important aspect. Hills are steep, the mud can suck your shoes off, and roots and stones make the going slow for the less nimble footed.


Books must be at least 200 pages.
To complete the Run, you must read 3 books.
Since the list is rather short, you can read 2 or 3 books for each sight.


Below is a list of sights you will see along the way.

Waldheim - read the first book in a series or trilogy
One For The Money 2/21/17

Marion's Hut - read a book with a name in the title
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2 2/10/17

Cradle Mountain - read a book with a baby in it
It Ends with Us 2/19/17

Waterfall Valley - read a book with water in the cover
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware 2/16/17

Windermere - read a book with a 'W' on the cover
Pelion Gap - read the second book in a series or trilogy
Mount Ora - read a book where time is spent on a mountain
Pelion East - read a book set east of where you live
A Man Called Ove 2/28/17

Kia Ora - read a book with a 'K' somewhere on the cover
Mirkwood - read a book that you think will be murky or gloomy
Narcissus - read a book with a beautiful character
Cynthia Beach - read a book where the main character goes to the sea or ocean
Dove Lake - read a book with a mostly white cover


message 7: by Kim. E. (new)

Kim. E. February 2017: Hooray for Technology: E-Reader

How It Works
◈Pick a Level
◈Pick which task group you will do, and you are allowed to pick multiple groups!
◈All books read must be e-books, but can be on any platform (Kobo, Nook, Kindle, PC, etc)!
◈There are no page minimums for the challenge!

Duration: February 1st, 2017 to February 28th, 2017

Levels:
Easy: 1-4 books
Medium: 5-8 books
Hard: 9-11 books
Enthusiastic: 12-15 books
Dedicated: 16-19 books
OMG, the guys in the white coats are coming, Committed: 20+ books

Tasks:
Read as many books as you can in e-book format!

Spell out the e-reader of the month: Tesco Hudl using Title, Author Name First Letter (Either first or last name, No Middle Names!), or Series Name First Letter

Pick an author and read as many of their books as you can in e-book format.

Pick a series and read as much of it as you can in e-book format.


message 8: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 10:22PM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Hobby Corner - January - Crotchet
Duration: 1/1/17 - 1/31/17
Number Books Read:
Level Reached:

How To’s:
• Pick your level
• Read one book per task/letter
• There are no page minimums or limits unless noted


Levels:
Threaded: 4 or less books
Felted: 5-7 books
Woven In: 8-10 books
Hooked: 11+ books

Spell Outs
Crochet ◈ Hook ◈ Yarn ◈ Crochet Thread ◈ Tape Measure ◈ Large-Eye Needle ◈ Gauge Measure ◈ Scissors ◈ Stitch Marker ◈ Slip Knot ◈ Chain Stitch ◈ Slip Stitch ◈ Single Crochet ◈ Half-Double Crochet ◈ Double Crochet ◈ Magic Ring ◈ Weave In Tails

Tasks
Crochet is derived from the Old French Term for small hook and the Old Germanic term for hook: Read a Historical book set in what would be modern day France or Germany

Crochet Patterns were first published in 1823: Read a book set in the 1820s or a book where something is published

Irish Crochet was introduced as a method of famine relief: Read a book set in Ireland or where the characters visit Ireland, a historical novel set in Ireland during the Great Potato Famine, or a book with lace on the cover

Crochet suffered a decline until the late 1940s to the 1960s, when new patterns were produced for home items such as doilies and pot holders: Read a book set from or published in 1946 to 1966, a book where a doily or pot holder can be seen on the cover, or where one of these items is used or created

Granny Squares were first made popular in the late 1960s to 1970s: Read a book set or published in the 1960s or 1970s or a book where someone is covered with an afghan

Crochet declined for a second time until the early 21st century: Read a book published anytime between 2001 to present

Learn to Crochet Kits are produced for children or teens: Read a Children's or Young Adult book

Crochet is being featured on the fashion scene: Read a book where a character works in the fashion industry (model also counts!)

Crochet has also been seen on Project Runway: Read a book where a character goes on television

Crochet patterns and items are often sold on Etsy or Ravelry: Read a book where a character goes into business for themselves, or creates something to sell

Crochet items have also been given to charities: Read a book where a character helps a person in need or works for a charity

Crochet has also been used architecturally in a process called Yarn Bombing, where a crocheted cloth is used to beautify a normally austere outdoor item like a lamppost or tree: Read a book where a bombing occurs or where a character decorates something outside


message 9: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 10:28PM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Hobby Corner - February - Coloring
Duration: 2/1/17 - 2/28/17
Number Books Read:
Level Reached:


Levels:
Outlined: 4 or less books
Shaded: 5-7 books
Filled In: 8-10 books
Relaxed: 11+ books

Spell Outs
Crayons ◈ Colored Pencils ◈ Markers ◈ Coloring Pages ◈ Coloring Book ◈ Paper ◈ Frame ◈ Hard Surface ◈ Comfortable Chair

Tasks

Paint books and coloring books emerged in the United States as part of the "democratization of art" process, inspired by a series of lectures that concluded that all, regardless of background, students stood to benefit from art education.: Read a book where a character attends a lecture or is a student of some kind

Coloring books have been used to advertise a wide variety of products.: Read a book where someone works in advertising

Coloring books are widely used in schooling for young children.: Read a Children's Book

Coloring books have been used as teaching aids for developing creativity and knowledge of geometry.: Read a book where someone has to be creative or work with geometry

Coloring books have seen wide application in the health professions as educational tools. One nurse, trying to limit the trauma of child surgery, described how the use of a coloring book "might help [the child] to understand what was going to happen to him.": Read a book with a doctor or nurse as the main character

Coloring books are also used in rehabilitation of accident victims to aid recovery of hand–eye coordination.: Read a book where a character is in an accident or in rehab

Coloring books are used with autistic children both for entertainment and for their soothing effect. One of the appeals of adult coloring books is that they help users relax and de-stress, because of the same soothing effect seen with autistic children.: Read a book where a character is on the autistic spectrum somewhere or where one character soothes another

Coloring books have been used to explain political events and issues.: Read a book with a politician main character or with a political hot button issue

The first commercially successful adult coloring books were published in 2012 and 2013 and began increasing in popularity in 2015.: Read a book set or published in 2012 or 2013

By November 2015, Crayola began offering its own line of adult coloring books.: Read a book set or published in November 2015, or in 2015 in general.


message 10: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 10:33PM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Hobby Corner - March - Cross Stitching
Duration: 3/1/17 - 3/31/17
Number Books Read:
Level Reached:


Levels:
Counted: 4 or less books
Tiled: 5-7 books
Uniform: 8-10 books
Multi-Colored: 11+ books


Spell Outs
Counted ◈ X-Shaped* ◈ Floss ◈ Needle ◈ Aida Cloth ◈ Evenweave ◈ Stamped ◈ Raster ◈ Cross-Country* ◈ Parked ◈ Backstitch ◈ Scissors ◈ Long-Armed*

*The dash mark (-) is ignored for purposes of the spell out.

Tasks

Cross-stitch is the oldest form of embroidery and can be found all over the world.: Read a book set in country that is not the one you live in

The cross stitch sampler is called that because it was generally stitched by a young girl to learn how to stitch.: Read a Young Adult Book

Traditionally, cross-stitch was used to embellish items like household linens, tablecloths, dishcloths, and doilies.: Read a book where a character works in the party planning/catering business, or where a character works from home

It is now increasingly popular to work the pattern on pieces of fabric and hang them on the wall for decoration.: Read a book where a character has to decorate a space (home, church, room, etc)

Besides designs created expressly for cross stitch, there are software programs that convert a photograph or a fine art image into a chart suitable for stitching.: Read a book where someone has to use computers or a computer program

There are many cross-stitching "guilds" and groups across the United States and Europe which offer classes, collaborate on large projects, stitch for charity, and provide other ways for local cross-stitchers to get to know one another.: Read a book where someone does charitible work, or where a group of people gather for a specific task

Today cotton floss is the most common embroidery thread. While there are other manufacturers, the two most-commonly used (and oldest) brands are DMC and Anchor, both of which have been manufacturing embroidery floss since the 1800s.: Read a book set in the 1800s

Cotton Floss is a thread made of mercerized cotton, composed of six strands that are only loosely twisted together and easily separable.: Read the sixth book in a series, a book with the number 6 on the cover, or a standalone book of any size

Cross stitch is widely used in traditional Palestinian dressmaking.: Read a book with a character that makes a dress, or is set in Palestine/Israel

The Great Recession has also seen renewal of interest in home crafts. The "make do and mend" mentality of the credit crisis has driven people to make their own cards and gifts.: Read a book where a character is in debt to someone or where someone gives a homemade gift


message 11: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 10:38PM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Hobby Corner - April - Bird Watching
Duration: 4/1/17 - 4/30/17
Number Books Read:
Level Reached:


Levels:
Casual Observer: 4 or less books
Watcher: 5-7 books
Twitcher/Chaser: 8-10 books
Birder: 11+ books

Spell Outs
Birds ◈ Binoculars ◈ Telescope ◈ Webcam ◈ Notebook ◈ Reference Book ◈ Listening ◈ Twitching ◈ Migration ◈ Habitat ◈ Identification ◈ Birder ◈ Life List

Tasks

The study of birds and natural history in general became increasingly prevalent in Britain during the Victorian Era, or the late 18th Century.: Read a book set in Britain or during the 18th Century

The Audubon Society was started during the late 19th century to protect birds from the growing trade in feathers in the United States while the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds began in Britain.: Read a book where a character is a member of a club or Society, a book that has a character wearing something that has feathers on it, or a book with a feathered object on the cover.

Birding in North America was focused in the early and mid-20th century in the eastern seaboard region: Read a book set in the USA, anywhere from Maine to Florida

The most active times of the year for birding in temperate zones are during the spring or fall migrations when the greatest variety of birds may be seen.: Read a book set in spring or fall

Birding as a competitive event is organized in some parts of the world. The birding competitions encourage individuals or teams to accumulate large numbers of species within a specified time or area with special rules.: Read a book where a character participates in a competition or on a team

The 2011 movie The Big Year depicted three birders competing in an ABA Area big year competition. Read a book set or published in 2011


message 12: by Kim. E. (last edited May 18, 2017 10:42PM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Hobby Corner - May - Gardening
Duration: 5/1/17 - 5/31/17
Number Books Read:
Level Reached:


Levels:
Tilled: 4 or less books
Aerated: 5-7 books
Watered: 8-10 books
Planted: 11+ books

Spell Outs
Hoe ◈ Trowel ◈ Garden Rake ◈ Gloves ◈ Wheelbarrow ◈ Flowers ◈ Bushes ◈ Vegetables ◈ Fruits ◈ Herbs ◈ Greenery ◈ Planting ◈ Weeding

Tasks

Do one spell out word

Read a book where someone gardens for pleasure/beauty

Read a book where someone gardens for food/herbs

Read a book with an Amish or Mennonite Character that sells the items from their garden

Read a book with a character that finds gardening to be an unwelcome chore

Read a book with a garden on the cover

Read a book with the word GARDEN in the title or author's name


message 13: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 05:44AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF I Love Audiobooks - June
Duration: 6/1/17 - 6/30/17
Level Reached:


Audiobooks Read in June
1 - Pretty Girls
2 - Hamilton: The Revolution
3 -


message 14: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 05:54AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Book It To The Finish Line
Duration: 6/1/17 - 6/30/17


'Helen to the Atlantic' is a long distance hot air balloon race. The race begins in Helen, Georgia and the finish line is Interstate Highway 95 (anywhere between Maine and Miami). The shortest distance is 225 miles and the race usually takes two days.

Helen to the Atlantic Hot Air Balloon Race & Festival

You must float in an easterly direction for 225 miles.
Duration : June 1 - 30, 2017
Books must be at least 200 pages.
Re-reads are okay.

I would love to see what balloon you're racing in :)

To drift for 110 miles, read a book: (you can only read 1 of these)
where someone goes in a hot air balloon
with fire on the cover
where the main character is an inventor
that is set in France

To float for 75 miles, read a book:
with clouds on the cover
where a helium or mylar balloon is mentioned
with an airplane or helicopter on the cover
that is set in a different hemisphere that yours
where the main character travels in something other than a car or truck
with a character named Helen, Helena, Helene, Helaine, or any other variation of Helen

To soar for 50 miles, read a book:
that is at least 200+ pages long
Come Sundown 468 pages

that is historical
where the main character travels to a different country
that is set south of where you live
The Lovely Bones - North Carolina

that is an adventure book
where a main character is 'full of hot air' *

* Talks a lot, especially without saying anything of value or meaning


message 15: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 06:25AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Cities of The World- Cartagena, Colombia - June
Duration: 6/1/17 - 6/30/17
Possibility: 17 Completed: 6

The city of Cartagena is a major port founded in 1533, located on the northern coast of Colombia. It is strategically located between the Magdalena and Sinú rivers. The city was founded on June 1, 1533, and named after Cartagena, Spain, which in turn was named after Carthage in Tunisia.



Palacio de la Inquisición (The Palace of the Inquisition) - read a book with a lawyer or attorney in it
Diminished Capacity 6/5/17

Museo Naval del Caribe (a naval museum, once a Jesuit college) - read a book with a boat/ship on the cover

Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas (a great fortress) - read a book that is over 400+ pages
Come Sundown 6/26/17 468 pages


Convento de la Popa (a convent) - read a book by a female author
All the Missing Girls 6/17/17


Las Murallas (the thick walls) - read a book with a wall or fence on the cover

Iglesia de Santo Domingo (oldest church in Cartagena) - read one of the first books on your TBR list

Catedral (a cathedral with a self-guided audio tour) - listen to an audio book
Pretty Girls

Casa de Rafael Núñez (the home of the former president, lawyer and poet Rafael Núñez) - read a book with poetry in it

Museo del Oro Zenú (a gold museum) - read a book where someone receives gold jewelry

Convento de San Pedro Claver (Pedro Claver spent his life ministering to the slaves) - read a book where the main character does a marvelous service
One Perfect Lie 6/7/17


Las Bóvedas (a dungeon) - read a book where the main character spends or spent some time in jail or prison

Plaza de los Coches (a triangular plaza) - read a book from a trilogy

Monumento a la India Catalina (a bronze statue of a beautiful Carib woman) - read a book with one woman on the cover

Fuerte de San Sebastián del Pastelillo (one of the town's first defense posts) - read a book set during a battle or war

Muelle Turístico (the original port of Cartagena) - read a book set along a coastline
Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us


Colombia Artesanal (a set of several stores) - read a book where the main character goes shopping

Getsemaní (the outer walled town) - read a book with a bright and colorful cover


message 16: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 06:46AM) (new)

Kim. E. Arizona's Interstate 17 (I 7)
Duration: 1/1/17 - 12/31/17
Status: 14/17

For this challenge, you will need to read books that correspond to the exits you will see as you travel from Flagstaff down to Phoenix. You are welcome to make as many 'trips' as you like.


You can repeat 'exits' if you like during your second or third trip.
No page limit.

Here is a list of the exits:

340 (junction with I-40) - read a book where the main character is over 40

339 (Lake Mary Road) - read a book where time is spent at a lake

337 (John Wesley Powell Boulevard) - read a book by a male author

333 (Kachina Boulevard) - read a book with a Native American character

331 (Kelly Canyon Road) - read a book set in Ireland
Dubliners 3/30/17


328 (Newman Park Road) - read a book that was made into a movie

326 (Willard Springs Road) - read a book with water on the cover
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware 2/16/17


322 (Munds Park) - read a book that starts with a 'M'
Michelle Obama: A Life 4/17/17

320 (Schnebly Hill Road) - read a book with a lot of red on the cover *
Rosa Parks by Douglas Brinkley 1/14/17


317 (Fox Ranch Road) - read a book with a wild animal on the cover


315 (Rocky Park Road) - read a book where the main character has a 'rocky' (difficult) time

306 (Stoneman Lake Road) - read a book with one man on the cover
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 2/28/17


298 (SR 179 going to Sedona) - read a book with a beautiful character

293 (McGuireville, Cornville) - read a book set in a small town/village

289 (Montezuma Castle Nat'l Monument) - read a book where the main character visits a museum

287 (SR 260 going to Payson) - read a book with a banker in it

285 (General Crook Trail) - read a book with a military person in it

278 (SR 169, Dewey-Humboldt) - read a book with two authors

268 (Orme Road) - read a book whose title starts with an 'O'

263 (Arcosanti Road) - read an ebook *
Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book 5/31/17

262 (SR 69 going to Prescott) - read a prequel *

259 (Bloody Basin Road) - read a book where things get bloody

256 (Badger Springs Road) - read a book where an animal plays an important part
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World 5/31/17


248 (Bumble Bee Road) - read a book with flowers on the cover

244 (Black Canyon City) - read a book with a lot of black on the cover

242 (Rock Springs) - read a book with rocks on the cover

236 (Table Mesa Road) - read a book where the main character is a chef/cook/baker

232 (New River) - read a book published in 2016 or 2017
All the Missing Girls 6/17/17 Pub: 6/28/16


229 (Anthem Way) - read a book where music happens

227 (Daisy Mountain Drive) - read a book set in the mountains

225 (Pioneer Road) - read a historical novel

223 (Carefree Highway) - read any book of your choice

222 (Dove Valley Road) - read a book with a religious person in it

221 (Sonoran Desert Drive) - read a book set in a desert

220 (Dixileta Drive) - read a book with a 'X' on the cover

219 (Jomax Road) - read a book with a main character by the name of Jo, Joe, Joey, Josephine, etc.

218 (Happy Valley Road) - read a book that you think will make you happy

217 (Pinnacle Peak Road) - read any book after you peek at the last page

215 (Rose Garden Lane) - read a book where the main character has a garden

214C (Loop 101) - read a book where the main character attends a university

214A & B (Union Hills Drive/Yorkshire Drive) - read a book of short stories

212 (Bell Road) - read a book with a wedding in it

211 (Greenway Road) - read a book with a lot of green on the cover
The Sinner (Rizzoli & Isles, #3) by Tess Gerritsen 1/28/17


210 (Thunderbird Road) - read a book with a bird on the cover

209 (Cactus Road) - read a book with a 'prickly' character in it

208 (Peoria Avenue) - read a book set in the USA

207 (Dunlap Avenue) - read a book with only a torso on the cover

206 (Northern Ave) - read a book set north of where you live
Dark Matter 4/25/17 set in Chicago

205 (Glendale Ave) - read a book set in California

204 (Bethany Home Road) - read a book with a mother as the main character

203 (Camelback Road) - read a book where the main character rides an animal

202 (Indian School Road) - read a middle grade book

201 (Thomas Road) - read a book with a person's name in the title
Jeff Gordon: His Dream, Drive & Destiny 4/25/17

200B (Van Buren Street) - read a book where the main character is president of something

200A (I-10 going to California) - read a book with a lot of traveling
The Underground Railroad 4/24/17

199B (Adams Street) - read the first book in a series
Now You See Me (Lacey Flint #1) 4/9/17

199A (Grant Street) - read a book where the main character receives a lot of money

198 (Buckeye Road) - read a book where eyes are prominent on the cover
The Girls by Emma Cline 3/30/17

197 (Durango Street) - read a book with a car or a truck on the cover


196 (Central Ave) - read the middle book of a trilogy

195B (7th Street) - read a book where the main character is lucky

195A (16th Street) - read a YA book
Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case 1/6/17

194 (Sky Harbor) - read a book where the main character flies on an airplane



* understanding Schnebly Hill red sandstone
* Arcosanti - an experimental town with minimal impact on the earth
* Payson was Arizona's first capitol; it is now Phoenix


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Kim. E. Welcome to 5 Facts About Your Country Mini Challenge!
Duration: 2/1/17 - 5/1/17


Books:
1 -Bossypants 2/17/17 New York
2 -It Ends with Us 2/19/17 Boston, Massachusetts
3 -One for the Money 2/21/17 New Jersey
4 -First Women: The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies 2/24/17 Washington, DC
5 - Lilac Girls 3/31/17 Connecticut


They are located in a cluster in the East



Read 5 Books that represent your country in some form or fashion.
For those of us who live in large countries like the US or Canada for example, you can read 5 books about your state, territory, region, etc.

For Example if you live in New York, you could read a book by a New York author, a book set in New York, a book with a city skyline on the cover, etc. Be creative and feel free to think outside the box!


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Kim. E. 2017 DIVERSITY CHALLENGE
Duration: 2/1/17 - 8/1/17
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**New Challenge brought to us by Erica

This challenge was inspired by the very acrimonious presidential election cycle we in America have just survived. Our country seems bitterly divided, and many ugly sentiments have come to the fore. The purpose of this challenge is to see if we can gain a greater understanding of each other by stretching our boundaries and by considering the impact of non-diversity on society as a whole.


Minimum pages: 100
*Audiobooks welcome.


Levels:
Dipping My Toe in the Water: Read 1-2 books from the first set, 2-3 books from the second set and 3-4 books from the third set

Wading up to My Waist: Read 2-3 books from the first set, 3-4 books from the second set and 4-5 books from the third set

Cannonball into the Deep End: Read 3-4 books from the first set, 4-5 books from the second set and 5-6 books from the third set

*****SETS TO CHOOSE FROM*****

Point of Departure: a book that is really you – that embodies something about you or focuses on one or more interests you have
Dubliners 3/30/17 (Genealogy leads me there)Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us 6/ /17 (My all-time favorite creature & dream to watch them free)



Starters: a book from a genre you don't usually read, or a book about people who are different from you in some significant way
Dark Matter 4/25/17 & Ready Player One 5/28/17 ( I never read Science Fiction)


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Getting Personal: a book about a different kind of spirituality than you practice (or don't practice) or that has a MC who is going through some kind of spiritual transformation

Roadblocks: a book about any kind of disability or illness that separates people from the mainstream culture (be it physical, mental, emotional or even a socially imposed “disability”), or that has MC with such a disability or illness
All the Missing Girls 6/17/17 MC's father has dementia. just as my father did when he passed away last year

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Going Abroad: a book about a culture you know little about or with a MC who is immersed in a new (foreign) culture, or a book about immigration or with a MC who has recently emigrated or plans to emigrate, or a book that is written in a language that is not your native language

Really Out There: a book that takes place on another planet, or that takes place in time many hundreds of years into the future or the past, or a book that has a MC who acts wholly outside social norms expected of him or her

Danger Zone: a book about human bondage, or about one culture dominating and/or trying to eliminate another (ie, total lack of acceptance and diversity), whether it be genocide (like Hitler) or a social issue (like the whole LGBT rights issue), or any book about violence in race relations
Come Sundown 6/26/17 A Character is kidnapped, repeatedly raped, brainwashed....


message 19: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 07:06AM) (new)

Kim. E. The Dewey Decimal System Is My Friend Challenge
Duration: 6/1/17 - 12/1/17
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Rules:
For each category, all books must be a non-fiction book placed in that category by the Dewey Decimal System normally ( for a total breakdown of every number in the system click here), or be a fiction book that matches one of the alternate choices listed in each section.


Minimum Page Count: 100

Levels:

Just got my card today: 1-2 books in each category
Afternoon addiction: 3-4 books in each category
I'm there more than the librarians: 5+ books in each category
Bonus: Library Devotee: finish any of the above levels using only books checked out from the library

Search the stacks

000-099: Class 000 – Computer science, information & general works

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel dealing with cryptozoology or any cryptids (examples: the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, the chupacabra, etc)
A novel where an MC is a computer programmer or computers play a large role
A novel where a character is a librarian or does research in a library
A novel where the MC works for a magazine or helps publish one
A novel where an MC works in a museum or museums are heavily involved
A novel where an MC works as a journalist or wants to be a journalist
A novel where an old or rare book plays a large part

100-199: Class 100 – Philosophy and psychology

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel where a character is a philosopher, a philosophy major, or takes a class in philosophy
A novel where the concept of “soul” plays a large part
A paranormal novel, or one that deals with the occult in some way
A novel with a character that is a psychologist/psychiatrist, or has a mental illness
Come Sundown 6/26/17

A novel with a very logical character
A novel where someone comprises their own ethics
A novel set in ancient or medieval times or set in an Eastern country like China or Japan

200-299: Class 200 – Religion

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel with a very religious character
A novel that centers around or is based off of any mythology (300-399's folklore or urban legends will also be accepted here)
An Inspirational/religious fiction Novel
A novel that centers around or is based off of any religious text
A novel with a MC that follows a religion that is not your own
A novel that features a religious holiday
A novel with a character that is connected to a church in some capacity (could be in an administrative role)

300-399: Class 300 – Social sciences

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel centered around a culture that is not your own
A novel with a character that is a politician or lawyer, or centers around politics or dealing with a lawsuit
Diminished Capacity 6/5/17
A dystopian novel where the cause was economics-related
Ready Player One 5/28/17

A novel with an MC that's in the military, has war as a significant plot point, or is set during/after a major war
A novel where the MC works in some form of social services
A novel with an MC that is a teacher or a student
A novel with an MC that has very good etiquette or needs to learn it

400-499: Class 400 – Language

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel that was originally published in a different language than yours
A novel where the MC speaks multiple languages (real or made-up)
A novel with an MC that hates whenever somebody doesn't use proper grammar
A novel where a conversation is held in sign language
A sci-fi novel that has characters using an alien language, and has examples of that language in the text
A fantasy novel that has characters using a fantasy language, and has examples of that language in the text
Any Genre of book where it is listed/could be classified as a Serial publication

500-599: Class 500 – Science

Alternate choices/suggestions:
Any sci-fi novel
Dark Matter 4/25/17

A novel that has an MC that is a scientist or a science teacher
A novel that takes place, even for a few lines, in a math class
A novel where an MC uses a telescope
A novel with extreme weather conditions
A novel that has dinosaurs or a character that works in paleontology or just really likes dinosaurs
A novel with an MC that works with animals in some way

600-699: Class 600 – Technology

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel that has a race or species that is far more technologically advanced than humans in 2016
A novel where an MC works in the medical field, or where an MC has an illness or has surgery
A novel where an MC is some kind of engineer or where a building is being constructed
A novel with a character that is a farmer or gardener, or takes place on a farm
The Grapes of Wrath 3/21/17

A novel with an MC that is a stay-at-home mom/dad/wife/husband and lots of children or does chores
A novel where the MC is a chef or just loves to cook or bake
A novel with an MC that works in an office setting


700-799: Class 700 – Arts & recreation

Alternate choices/suggestions:
A novel where the MC is an artist or is learning an art that is new to them
A novel that mentions the surrounding architecture often
A novel that has illustrations or pictures
Anne of Green Gables 5/22/17

A novel that has photography play an important role in the story
A novel that has an MC that is a professional musician or is trying to be
A novel that has an MC that is a professional player in a sport
A novel that has a character that blows off work to have fun


800-899: Class 800 – Literature

Alternate choices/suggestions:
Any novel that can be considered among “the classics”
A novel that has an MC that writes for a living, or wants to
A novel that has a character that does stand-up comedy, or a humorous novel
A novel that has an MC that is an actor, or goes to see a play
A novel that was written and published in a country that you have never lived in or visited
A novel that has an MC that is a poet or a book of poetry (like Colleen Hoover's Slammed)
A novel that has an MC that writes essays, speeches, or letters or a book that collects essays, speeches, or letters


900-999: Class 900 – History & geography

Alternate choices/suggestions:
Any historical fiction
A novel that involves a lot of traveling
A novel that takes place in at least three different countries
Any fictional biography
A novel that has a character that is a history teacher or a historian
A novel that has an MC that is taking a class or majoring in history
A novel that has an MC that is interested in genealogy


message 20: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 07:14AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF The Years In Your Life
Duration: 6/1/17 - 5/31/17

If you were to look back at your life, which years would have significant milestones?

Certainly the year that you were born is important, and maybe the year you got your drivers license, your first kiss, or the year you graduated from school or college. How about the birth years of your children, or the first year you traveled abroad? What anniversaries would you want to remember?

This challenge is designed for you to recognize the years that define your life. Make your own challenge by deciding which years you want to focus on. Create a list of years and then read a book that was originally published in each of those years.

The list can be silly, serious, or a mix of both.
The list can be as long or as short as you wish.
You also decide how long it will take you to finish your challenge.
No page limit. Re-reads are okay.

Many thanks to Cindy for suggesting this challenge. She got the idea after seeing this list - Have You Read the Most Popular Book From the Year You Were Born?

Here's another link to help you find books that were published in a certain year - Popular Books Published in... (The list shows 1980. You can easily change the year.)



2010 - Big Girls Trip East

2012 - Girls Move West

2014 - Two National Genealogy Conferences

2016 - Lost Dad


message 21: by Kim. E. (last edited May 19, 2017 12:24AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Can I Persuade You?
Duration: 1/1/17 - 12/31/17


The purpose of chapter headings is to allow someone who is familar with a book to quickly find the part of the chapter that they are looking for.

Below you will find a list of the chapter headings in the book.
Some may feel that the chapter headings are spoilers for the book.
Proceed at your own risk.

How much of Persuasion do you want to read?
I want to Scan: 1 - 14 headings
I want to Skim: 15 - 30 headings
I want to Study: 31 - 45 headings
I want to Devour: 46 - 61 headings


No page limits.

Chapter 1 --
a. The Elliots and their financial problem. - read a book where the main character has financial problems
Chapter 2 --
a. Retrenching will solve things. - read a book where someone rents an apartment or house
Chapter 3 --
a. Perhaps a tenant from the navy will help. - read a book where time is spent on a ship or boat
Chapter 4 --
a. Anne's history with Frederick Wentworth. - read a historical novel
Chapter 5 --
a. The house is let, the family is off to Bath, and Anne is off to Uppercross. - read a book where someone gets left behind
Chapter 6 --
a. The Musgroves welcome Anne, and the Crofts come to Kellynch. - read a book from your TBR list
Chapter 7 --
a. Frederick arrives. - read a book with a title that starts with 'F'
b. Charles Jr. is injured. - read a book where someone gets hurt
c. Frederick and Anne meet again. - read a sequel
Chapter 8 --
a. Anne finally dines at the Musgroves with Frederick. - read a book with food on the cover
b. The latter brags about his good luck, and the former has quite given up dancing. - read a book pubished in 2007
Chapter 9--
a. Who will Frederick pick, Henrietta or Louisa? - read a book written by two authors
b. Frederick shows consideration in removing young Walter from around his aunt's neck. - read a childrens' book
Chapter 10 --
a. The long walk. - read a book with 400+ pages
b. Anne refused Charles? - read a book from the Popular DNF shelf
c. The Crofts' gig. - read a book with a vehicle on the cover
Chapter 11 --
a. Off to Lyme. - read a book with a lot of travel in it
b. Meet the Harvilles. - read a book by an author that is new to you
c. Poor Captain Benwick reads too much poetry. - read a book with poetry in it
Chapter 12 --
a. The morning finds Mr. Elliot in mourning. - read a book with a lot of black on the cover
b. The afternoon sees the Cobb and the fall. - read a book where the main character ignores a warning
c. Benwick will fetch the surgeon, and there is no one so capable as Anne. - read a book with a doctor in it
d. Return to Uppercross to tell the Musgroves. - reread any book
Chapter 13 --
a. The lady's head improves. - read a book where the main character heals
b. Anne is a comfort to all at Uppercross. - read a book that makes you feel better
c. The Musgroves leave for Lyme, and Anne goes to Lady Russell. - read a book where the main character moves to a new place
d. Anne and Lady Russell call at Kellynch. - read a book where the main character receives a phone call
Chapter 14 --
a. Benwick cancels the trip to Uppercross because Anne is not there. - read a book where someone goes missing
b. But surely he will call soon--No? - read a cliffhanger
c. Anne heads to Camden Place. - read a book where the head is prominent on the cover
Chapter 15 --
a. Anne sees her family's new home, and Mr. Elliot is in favor there. - read a best seller
b. He calls very late indeed. - read a book where it is nighttime on the cover
Chapter 16 --
a. Mrs. Clay is still with Elizabeth. - read a book about best friends
b. Mr. Elliot takes a particular interest in a female Elliot; Lady Russell knows which one. - read a book by a female author
c. The Dalrymples receive the Elliots. - read a book that you received as a gift
d. A definition of good company. - read a book that you think you will give 3 stars to
Chapter 17 --
a. Mrs. Smith, widow. - read a book where the main character is a widow
b. Call on Mrs. Smith and not the Vicountess? - read a book with nobility in it
c. Lady Russell would like there to be a new Lady Elliot, but there is never any burst of feeling. - read a book published in 2016 or 2017
Chapter 18 --
a. The Crofts have come to Bath. - read a book where the main character travels to a different country
b. Mary writes that Benwick is in love; Anne can scarcely believe it. - read a romance
c. The Admiral gives an account of Frederick's reaction. - read a retelling
Chapter 19 --
a. Frederick is in Bath. - read a book written in from a male point of view
b. Frederick is at Molland's--so is Anne. - read a book with two people on the cover
c. It is raining and there is only room for two in the carriage. - read a book where is rains a lot
d. A couple is the subject of gossip and jealousy. - read a book with a character you would want to swtich places with
Chapter 20 --
a. The concert. - read a book a musician in it
b. I have hardly seen you since our day at Lyme. - read a book with a reunion in it
c. He must love her, but the other gentleman will not soon withdraw. - read a book with an annoying character in it
d. A proposal. - read a book where an agreement is made
e. There is nothing worth my staying for. - read a book that might make you cry
Chapter 21 --
a. Mrs. Smith's revelations. - read a book set in the future
Chapter 22 --
a. The Musgroves come to Bath; Anne calls on them. - read a book where someone comes for a visit
b. Wentworth is there too. - read a second book of a trilogy or series
c. I am no card-player. - read a book where people play cards
d. Elizabeth invites everyone to Camden Place for an evening party. - read a book where the main character gets an invitation
Chapter 23 --
a. No long engagements. - read a short story
b. Frederick writes to the picture framers while Harville and Anne discuss constancy of love. - read a book with artwork on the cover
c. You pierce my soul. - read a book where someone gets stabbed
d. Engaged. - read a book from the Popular Five Star Shelf
Chapter 24 --
a. Who can be in doubt of what followed? - read a book where someone gets married


message 22: by Kim. E. (new)

Kim. E. A Million Pages 2017

This challenge will start on 1/1/15 and there's not a finish date. You finish once you've reached the million pages mark!

The Basics:
✄The point is to read 1,000,000 pages
✄Any genre and format is fine
✄Re-reads are fine
✄Once you've read a book, post the book and the page count
✄Keep a running total of pages read in your post too

Options:
✄You may call it complete at 100,000 (a million is a pretty steep number :P )
✄You may just run it for the calendar year of 2015 and see how many you mange to read also



Good Luck & Happy Reading!
✄Due to the restriction size for posts here on Goodreads, it might not be a bad idea when reserving your spot to reserve the one below you as well


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Kim. E. Continuation Of a Million Pages


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Kim. E. A Million Pages


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Kim. E. Read 100 book - 20 each from 5 different genre - in 2017

Time Frame: 01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017

Rules:

* There are no levels for this challenge. The goal is to read 100 books.
* No minimum page requirement.
* Re-reads are allowed as long as they’re read during the time of the challenge.
* Use your sign-up post for your list, it'll be linked in the participants list.
* When you've finished a book rate & date it.
* You can change your books and genres at any time.


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Kim. E. Audiobook Support Group

This is an audiobook challenge. All you have to do is "read" audios.
You can either do a year from your start date or if you'd prefer to do a year from the start of this year and backdate.


Levels:
Easy Listening 1-25
Medium Madness 25-50
Hardcore hearing hero 50+


Big Thanks to Vicci Audio Nerd for suggesting this challenge!


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Kim. E. TCF Monthly Challenge - July
Duration: 7/1/17 - 7/31/17



Spell - Out- Birthday (My Baby's Birthday)
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Foremen Trea's Letter of the Month: S (Title starts with S, or Author's first or last name begins with S
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Goal is to Complete 5 of the Tasks Below
What’s So Great About July?

National Anti-Boredom Month: This one is simple: Read a book!

National Cell Phone Courtesy Month: Read a book with a cell phone on the cover or where a character uses a cell phone

National Hot Dog Month: Read a book with a grill on the cover, or where the characters use a grill to cook hot dogs

National Ice Cream Month: Read a book where a character visits an ice cream shop, set in/around an Ice Cream parlor, a book that has a dish of Ice Cream on the cover, where a character makes ice cream or a book that has a character eating something with ice cream in it

Nude Recreation Week: Read a book that has a cover showing a lot of skin, or where a character wears a skimpy bathing suit, like a bikini.

Wacky Holidays in July

July 2nd: Build A Scarecrow Day: Read a book with a scarecrow on the cover or that is set on a farm

July 5: Work-a-holics Day: Read a book with a Work-a-Holic character

July 6th: International Kissing Day: Read a book with a couple kissing on the cover

July 8: Video Games Day: Read a book based on a video game franchise or where a character plays video games

July 12: Pecan Pie Day: Read a book set in the Southern US

July 13: Embrace Your Geekness Day: Read a book with a character that is considered a geek

July 20: National Lollipop Day: Read a book that has a lollipop on the cover, or where a character makes or eats a lollipop

July 23: National Hot Dog Day: Read a book with a character that grills/eats hot dogs

July 25: Culinarians Day: Read a book with a character that loves to cook

July 26: Aunt and Uncle Day: Read a book with a character that is an Aunt or Uncle to another character in the book

History Facts for July

July 1: U.S. postage stamps went on sale for the first time in 1847 and later in 1963, ZIP codes go into use for the first time.: Read a book with a character that writes letters

July 6: In the very first All Star Baseball game in 1933, the American League wins 5-2.: Read a book with a baseball player character or where characters attend a baseball game

July 7: President William McKinley signed a resolution annexing Hawaii in 1898.: Read a book set in Hawaii

July 11: Skylab space station re-enters the earth's atmosphere in 1979. Pieces land in the Indian Ocean and in Australia.: Read a book set in Austrialia or on a space station

July 13: Live Aid Concert held: Read a book where a character attends a concert or is in a band

July 16: Walt Disney's Disneyland opens in Anaheim, CA in 1955: Read a book set in California or with a character that is either a child or an adult that loves anything Disney

July 21: Jesse James and his gang rob their first train in 1873: Read a book set in the 1870s, where a character rides a train, or where a character robs something

July 26: The video game Sonic the Hedgehog is released.: Read a book with a very fast main character or one who likes speed or thrills

July 28: World War I began in 1914: Read a book with a character in the military or that is set during the time frame of World War I (July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918)

July 29: Son of Sam Murders begin: Read a book considered thriller, true crime, or romantic suspense


message 29: by Kim. E. (new)

Kim. E. Cities of the World - Quebec City, Canada
Duration: 7/1/17 - 7/31/17


Quebec City, Canada is a charming European style city. It is perched on the hill above the mighty St. Laurence River and is surrounded by 400-year old ramparts. Quebec City is a delight to visit any time of the year, but July's weather makes for a pleasant time.

Top 10 things to do in Quebec City (1:37 long)



Old Quebec - read a book with an elderly person in it

Quartier du Petit Champlain (Samuel de Champlain founded Quebec City) - read the first book in a trilogy or series

Musee de la Place Royale - read a book with royalty in it

Montmorency Falls Park - read a book with water on the cover

La Citadelle de Quebec (star shaped military base) - read a book with a moon or stars on the cover

Notre-Dame-de-Quebec - read a re-telling

The Fortifications of Québec - read a book with a soldier in it

Plains of Abraham (historic battle site) - read a book where the mc is a father

La Promenade Samuel-De Champlain (riverside park) - read a book where the mc sees a river

Morrin Centre (cultural musuem) - read a book about a culture different from yours

Musee de la Civilisastion - read a contemporary book

Levis Ferry - read a book where the mc travels by water

Château Frontenac (a grand hotel) - read a book where the mc sleeps at a hotel, motel or inn

Le Parc du Bois-de-Coulonge (used to be a private park) - read a book that is public domain

Aquarium du Quebec - read a book with a water creature on the cover

Funiculaire de Vieux Quebec (a cliff railway) - read a book where the mc travels by train

Domaine de Maizerets (a floral park) - read a book with flowers on the cover

Le Parc du Bois-de-Coulonge (a government house) - read a book with a politician in it

Place d'Youville - read a book set near where you live

Martello Tower (small defensive fort) - read a book of short stories

Eglise Saint-Felix de Cap-Rouge (a church built in 1859) - read a book set in the 1800's


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Kim. E. Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge
Duration: 7/1/17 - 6/30/18
Level: Undecided
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Kim. E. Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century
Duration: 3/21/17 - 3/20/18
Planned Level: Easy (10 Books)
Number of Books Read: 2


1 - The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck 3/21/17
2 - Charlotte's Web by E.B. White 5/9/17
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
Beloved by Toni Morrison
The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
1984 by George Orwell
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Animal Farm by George Orwell
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D.H. Lawrence
Sophie’s Choice by William Styron
Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier


message 32: by Kim. E. (last edited Jun 27, 2017 09:28AM) (new)

Kim. E. TCF Book Genre Spell Out
June 1, 2017 - ?

Since there are so many words to choose from you can use author name (first, middle and last), book title, series title, and character name (have to be main characters though and not secondary, first, middle and last name).

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Comedy
Comic Books
Contemporary
Cozy Mystery
Dark Fantasy
Dystopian
Erotic Romance
Erotica
Fairy Tale
Fantasy
Futuristic
Gothic
Graphic Novels
High Fantasy
Historical
Historical Romance
Horror
Inspirational
LGBT
Literary Fiction
Literature
Memoir
Middle Grade
Military
Mystery
Mythology
New Adult
Non-Fiction
Paranormal
Paranormal Romance
Philosophy
Political
Post-Apocalyptic
Psychological
Regency
Religious
Romance
Romantic Suspense
Science Fiction
Sports
Steampunk
Superhero
Suspense
Thriller
True Crime
Urban Fantasy
Western
Young Adult

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