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message 1: by Dlmrose (new)

Dlmrose | 17400 comments Mod
If you would like a place to plan or share what you'll be reading for the Summer 2017 Challenge you may post a list in this thread. You are NOT required to post here to participate in the challenge.


message 2: by Kathy G. (last edited Jul 19, 2017 04:25AM) (new)

Kathy G. | 20 comments Kathy G's Summer Reading Plan 2017

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
The Bookstore by Deborah Meyler
5.2 - Location, Location, Location
The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy
5.3 - Six Pack
Mount Vernon Love Story: A Novel of George and Martha Washington by Mary Higgins Clark
5.4 - Best Laid Plans
A Hundred Flowers by Gail Tsukiyama
5.5 - June, July, August
Travels with Charley: In Search of America by John Steinbeck
5.6 - Find Wisdom
Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
5.7 - Medieval Times
Graceling by Kristin Cashore
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
The Inn at Rose Harbor by Debbie Macomber
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
When Calls the Heart by Janette Oke
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder
Paper Moon by Joe David Brown

10.1. - Seven or Six?
When Tomorrow Comes by Janette Oke
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
A Quest of Heroes by Morgan Rice
10.3. - Lean on Me
Get Lean, Stay Lean by Joanna McMillan
10.4. Surprise!
Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks
10.6. Get Inspired
Colin Firth: The Biography by Alison Maloney
10.7. They Go Together
Just One Day by Gayle Forman
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen
10.9. In Case You Missed Them
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
10.10. Gimme S’more
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book #1
Wedded to War by Jocelyn Green
Book #2
Widow of Gettysburg by Jocelyn Green
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
"ness"
The Novel Habits of Happiness by Alexander McCall Smith
"ful"
In the Company of Cheerful Ladies by Alexander McCall Smith
15.3 - Common Good
All Dressed in White by Mary Higgins Clark
15.4 - Summer of Love
Fire by Kristin Cashore
15.5 - Scan It
Once upon a Summer by Janette Oke
15.6 - The Fugitive
All Around the Town by Mary Higgins Clark
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Tourist Season by Carl Hiaasen
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
The Hearts We Mend by Kathryn Springer
15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman
15.10 - Best Books
White Cat by Holly Black

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
The Mask of the Enchantress by Victoria Holt
20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
The Secret of Sarah Revere by Ann Rinaldi
20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Two By Two by Nicholas Sparks
20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna
20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Postern of Fate by Agatha Christie
20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
The Lightkeeper's Daughter by Colleen Coble
20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé
20.10- Group Reads
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps
Syren by Angie Sage
The Third Wave: A Volunteer Story by Alison Thompson
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Can You Keep a Secret? by Sophie Kinsella
State of the Onion by Julie Hyzy
25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for EverythingDaisy Fay and the Miracle Man by Fannie Flagg
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie
25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?)
Jane and the Unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor by Stephanie Barron
Dragon's Blood by Jane Yolen
25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30
The Time Thief by Linda Buckley-Archer
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work
Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
Mrs de Winter by Susan Hill
25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
Firefight by Brandon Sanderson
Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
The Sunday Philosophy Club by Alexander McCall Smith
Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier
25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
The Turquoise Mask by Phyllis A. Whitney
The Mask of the Enchantress by Victoria Holt
25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
Reboot by Amy Tintera
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
Sail by James Patterson
Peril at End House by Agatha Christie
25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Frenchman's Creek by Daphne du Maurier
Montana Rose by Mary Connealy

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Harbor Island by Carla Neggers
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
Summer Breeze by Nancy Thayer
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Scoop to Kill by Wendy Lyn Watson
Safe Harbour by Danielle Steel
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
Long Trail Home by Vickie McDonough
Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
My Friend the Enemy by Dan Smith
Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Tea Time for the Traditionally Built by Alexander McCall Smith
One Corpse Too Many by Ellis Peters
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
That Summer by Sarah Dessen
30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
The Last September by Elizabeth Bowen
Galway Bay by Mary Pat Kelly
30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
The Choice by Nicholas Sparks
Gray Mountain by John Grisham
30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks
A Pocket Full of Rye by Agatha Christie
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
To Catch a Bad Guy by Marie Astor
The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald
30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
The Guardian by Nicholas Sparks
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
The Wanderers by Meg Howrey
The Yellow House by Patricia Falvey
30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks
The Turquoise Mask by Phyllis A. Whitney

50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend
Touching Stars by Emilie Richards
When Breaks the Dawn by Janette Oke
A Dream to Follow by Lauraine Snelling


message 3: by Andrea (last edited Aug 31, 2017 09:38AM) (new)

Andrea 5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters - The Circle
5.2 - Location, Location, Location- The Return of the Soldier
5.3 - Six Pack - White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America
5.4 - Best Laid Plans - The Small Backs of Children
5.5 - June, July, August - Annie John
5.6 - Find Wisdom - name Sophia or a related name found in Behind the Name - Sophia in the title, subtitle or author's name.
5.7 - Medieval Times - shelved at least 10 times as “medieval” from this list Popular Medieval Books
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon - word in the title or subtitle from the names used by various tribes to describe the summer season’s moons: strawberry, rose, red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon.
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic? - White Fur
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder - Coping With Difficult People Coping With Difficult People

10.1. - Seven or Six? - #6 or #7 in a series.
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin - book from this list: Popular Druid Books.
10.3. - Lean on Me - book in which the word "lean" appears intact in the title/subtitle or author's name.
10.4. Surprise! - book mentioned in the Best Books You Accidentally Read thread.
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day - author's initials can be found in the phrase SHAKEN NOT STIRRED.
10.6. Get Inspired Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
10.7. They Go Together - Around the World in Eighty Days
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..." - The Cat Who Came to Breakfast
10.9. In Case You Missed Them - book from NPR's list of Best Books of 2016
10.10. Gimme S’more - And Then There Were None

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book 1: Annihilation
Book 2: Authority
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
Book 1: word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in “ness”.
AND
Book 2: word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in ‘ful”.
15.3 - Common Good
Option 2: Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth by Chris Ware
15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 2: The Color of Magic

15.5 - Scan It - The Color Purple
15.6 - The Fugitive - Behind Closed Doors
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints - Purple Hibiscus
Nigeria
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This - Plum IslandPlum Island (Special Price) by Nelson DeMille
15.9 - Slaying Dragons - The Dragonbone Chair
15.10 - Best Books - The Nix

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 3: SUPERHEROINE
- Cinder

20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
Option 3 – Elsewhere by Richard Russo

20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Option B: Naked Lunch

20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Option 1: The Little Friend by Donna Tartt
20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option A: Hugo Award finalist, past or present.
Option B: media tie-in novel or short story collection.
Option C: non-fiction book about games or gaming.
20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Option 1: The Remains of the Day

20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Option 3 - The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit

20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
Veronika Decides to Die

20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
B) You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life

20.10 Group Read- Killers of the Flower Moon

25.1 - Justme's Task: Peace Corps / 2 books, 400+ pgs
1. nonfiction book to assist you in your 'chosen service area' (above) and explain how it is useful or why you chose it.
2. Read one of the 600+ books that I have rated 5* on GR
3. book written by a Volunteer of a specific service group and note which group.
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Option 1: Some Luck
Option 2: Americanah
25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
Option 2 , 3- The Pillars of the Earth (poet)
25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?) / 2 books, 500 pgs
Book 1: book in a series where the series name is ONLY the name of the main protagonist.
Book 2: book by a single author whose name contains either the first or last name of the series name from book 1.
25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30
1. It Starts with Food - Delicious!
2. The Whole30 - Molloy
25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work / 2 books
Book 1: Read a derivative work.
Book 2: Read the book that the first book was derived from.
25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream / 2 books
Option 1: author whose first and last initials can be found in STRAWBERRIES AND CREAM.
Option 2: book with two authors either writing under both names or using a single name
Option 3: book with strawberries and/or cream, and/or a picnic/picnic equipment on the cover.
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
3. Dunkies. Little Beach Street Bakery Little Beach Street Bakery by Jenny Colgan
6. Library The Copper Beech
25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
Book 1: Read a book with the name of an object in its title
Book 2: Read a book with that same object pictured on its cover.
25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
Book 1: Option 3: Silent House by Orhan Pamuk
Book 2: Option 2: The Great Gatsby
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting / 2 books
Option 1: Which direction? - the first letter of each word in the title must match the letters of one of the abbreviations used for compass directions.
Option 2: How many paces? - roll 2 dice, read a book that is the same number in a series as the total number rolled.
Option 3: X marks the spot - book with an X found somewhere in the title, subtitle, or author's name.
Option 4: It's a book! - book from the first five pages of the Best Lesser-Known Books list
25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Option 3: Out of Africa
Option 4: Shadow Tag

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1: Exit West
Book 2: A Confederacy of Dunces
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Option 1: Plants -Lab Girl Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Option 4: Vacation - Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 1: The long and winding road
Book one: The Lords of Discipline

Book two: Cloud Atlas
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
book 2 - The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti
book 2 - The Harder They Come
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
1 or 2 books, minimum of 600 pages.
1. Re-read a book you last read a decade or more ago
2. book with all author initials found in the two phrases SO IT GOES and/or I CHING
3. book with the mpg World War II
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 2 - Brideshead Revisited
Option 3 - Smilla's Sense of Snow
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
1. Everything Is Illuminated
3. The Vacationers The Vacationers by Emma Straub
30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Book 1: Option A: book set at least 50% in a country where one of your ancestors came from.
Option B: book either fiction or nonfiction about an immigrant.
Book 2: book with a cover that shows the type of transportation that immigrant used
30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
2: Rich and Pretty by Rumaan Alam
3: The Bridge on the Drina
30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1. At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen
Book 2. Priestdaddy: A Memoir
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1: book set at least 50 percent in: Washington, British Columbia (Canada), Oregon, South Dakota, Nevada, New York.
Book 2: book first published in 1992 or in 2017
30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Option 1: Anything Is Possible
Option 4: White Teeth White Teeth by Zadie Smith
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
C. New house is awaiting us

Book 1- Stephen Florida
Book 2- Howards End Howards End by E.M. Forster
30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Option 4:
Middlemarch


50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend
at least 801 pages.
Option 1. Must Move Swimming Lessons
Option 2 Armchair Travel The Reluctant Fundamentalist 192 pg mmpb
Option 5 Ghost Gifts by Laura Spinella 374 pg pb


message 4: by Bryony (last edited Aug 30, 2017 02:45PM) (new)

Bryony (bryony46) | 362 comments Bryony's summer challenge plan
Goals:
✔ * Complete all 5 and 10 point tasks
* Get at least half of the available points (635 points)
✔ * Complete at least three books eligible for big book tickets (5/3)
✔ * Complete at least five books eligible for Golden Oldie tickets (5/5)

Progress:
Tasks completed: 39/67
Books read: 48/94
Points total: 585/1270

5 point tasks
Progress: 50/50

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
Cleanskin by Val McDermid

5.2 - Location, Location, Location
All These Lonely People by Gervase Phinn

5.3 - Six Pack
The Anniversary by Veronica Henry and others

5.4 - Best Laid Plans
Task 5.7 Modern Classics - Of Mice and Men (page 1) (a)

5.5 - June, July, August
P is for Peloton: The A-Z of Cycling by Suze Clemitson (160 pages)

5.6 - Find Wisdom
Pictures Or It Didn't Happen by Sophie Hannah

5.7 - Medieval Times
Beowulf

5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Strawberry Shortcake Murder by Joanne Fluke

5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
A Sea Change by Veronica Henry

5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot

10 point tasks
Progress: 100/100

10.1. - Seven or Six?
Without Fail by Lee Child

10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore by W.B. Yeats (page two) (p)

10.3. - Lean on Me
The Living by Lean Cullinan

10.4. Surprise!
The Martian by Andy Weir (a)

10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
Follow Me by Sheila O'Flanagan

10.6. Get Inspired
I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai {re-read}

10.7. They Go Together
The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle

10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson

10.9. In Case You Missed Them
Selected Poems 1968-2014

10.10. Gimme S’more
Afternoon Tea at the Sunflower Café by Milly Johnson

15 point tasks
Progress: 60/150

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha

15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well

15.3 - Common Good
Option 2: The Lady In The Van by Alan Bennett

15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 2: The Tin Drum by Günter Grass

15.5 - Scan It
The Double Clue: And Other Hercule Poirot Stories by Agatha Christie

15.6 - The Fugitive
Bloody Valentine by James Patterson

15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (Mexico)

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Introducing Shakespeare: A Graphic Guide by Nick Groom (image approved in post #22 of help thread) (p)

15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling

15.10 - Best Books

20 point tasks
Progress: 160/200

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 1: A Morbid Taste for Bones by Ellis Peters

20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
Option 3: Around The World In Eighty Days by Michael Palin (initials in Monopoly)

20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Option 2: The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick

20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Option 1: Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option B: Doctor Who: Revenge of the Judoon by Terrance Dicks

Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Option 1: The Contented Toddler Years by Gina Ford

20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke

20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
Option 2: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

25 point tasks
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
Option 3 Lemon Meringue Pie Murder
Option 6 Blueberry Muffin Murder

25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
✔Option A(2): Doctor Who: The Sontaran Games by Jacqueline Rayner
✔Option B (1): Looking for Captain Poldark by Rowan Coleman.

30 point tasks
Progress: 120/360

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
✔ Book one: Fever Pitch
✔ Book two: The General in His Labyrinth

30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 1: The long and winding road
✔ Book one: A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James
Book two: The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
✔ Book one: The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
✔ Book two: Black-eyed Devils by Catrin Collier

30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
Book one: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger (b)
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells
Book two: The Quiet American by Graham Greene (a)

30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 2: The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford (page 2 of Catholic fiction list) (a)
Option 3: Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives by Gretchen Rubin

30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
✔ Option 2: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (page one) (a)
✔ Option 5: The People of the Abyss by Jack London

30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
✔ Book one (Option B): The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald
✔ Book two: Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith (train on cover)

Task 30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book one: What Mothers Do: especially when it looks like nothing by Naomi Stadlen (p)
Book two: Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont by Elizabeth Taylor

30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Option 2: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë (b)
✔ Option 4: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon (a)

30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Option C
The Cafe by the Sea by Jenny Colgan
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros (a)

30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Option 2: Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (published 1958) (b)
Option 3: Life of Pi by Yann Martel (b)

50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend
Option 1: Racing Through the Dark by David Millar
Option 2: Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
Option 5: Street Cat Bob: How one man and a cat saved each other's lives. A true story. by James Bowen


message 5: by Fandury (last edited Aug 30, 2017 01:59AM) (new)

Fandury | 975 comments Fandury's Reading Plan Summer 2017

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters We Were Liars post 2271
5.2 - Location, Location, Location The Anger of God post 2608
5.3 - Six Pack Angels of Music post 2869
5.4 - Best Laid Plans The Skeleton Haunts a House post 2705
5.5 - June, July, August Zombie Spaceship Wasteland post 2516
5.6 - Find Wisdom The Black Sheep by Sophie McKenzie
5.7 - Medieval Times The Servant's Tale (Sister Frevisse, #2) by Margaret Frazer
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon Red Moon by Benjamin Percy
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic? Tethered post 2705
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder The Poison Eaters: and Other Stories post 2705

10.1. - Seven or Six? The Hanging Tree (Peter Grant, #6) by Ben Aaronovitch
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin Hammered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #3) by Kevin Hearne
10.3. - Lean on Me The Redemption of Alexander Seaton (Alexander Seaton, #1) by S.G. MacLean
10.4. Surprise! Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day The Whispering post 269
10.6. Get Inspired Broken Music by Sting
10.7. They Go Together The Third Gate post 2705
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..." The Monk Who Vanished (Sister Fidelma, #7) by Peter Tremayne
10.9. In Case You Missed Them Fellside by M.R. Carey
10.10. Gimme S’more Shadow Unit 5 post 2271

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha Defending Angels Fortress Frontier post 2705
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well Tinseltown Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by William J. Mann Under a Watchful Eye by Adam Nevill
15.3 - Common Good Hunters & Collectors post 269
15.4 - Summer of Love Stripped: The True Story of Depeche Mode post 148
15.5 - Scan It Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy post 1804
15.6 - The Fugitive Ararat post 695
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints The Cypress House by Michael Koryta
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This The Hindenburg Murders post 2705
15.9 - Slaying Dragons The Tropic of Serpents (The Memoirs of Lady Trent #2) by Marie Brennan
15.10 - Best Books Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman Lick Me: How I Became Cherry Vanilla post 1763
20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love Echoes of the Dead post 1910
20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended Dark Matter post 402
20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston! Anatomy of Murder (Crowther and Westerman, #2) by Imogen Robertson
20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF Saga, Vol. 6 (Saga, #6) by Brian K. Vaughan
20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies Vlad: The Last Confession post 2516
20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial The Wolves of Paris by Michael Wallace
20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder A Dark Anatomy (Cragg & Fidelis Mysteries, #1) by Robin Blake
20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams And Other Stories post 766
20.10 - Group Reads Killers of the Flower Moon The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann

25.1 - Justme's Task: Peace Corps Dirt The Erosion of Civilizations by David R. Montgomery Dead Iron (Age of Steam, #1) by Devon Monk
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening Animal Farm The Devil's Evidence post 1140
25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything Brother’s Ruin The House of Binding Thorns post 1891
25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?) The King's Spy (Thomas Hill, #1) by Andrew Swanston Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt
25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30 The Flamingo's Smile Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould The Twisted Thread by Charlotte Bacon
25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work The Murder of Mary Russell (Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes, #14) by Laurie R. King His Last Bow (Sherlock Holmes, #8) by Arthur Conan Doyle
25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream Legacy Of The Dead (Inspector Ian Rutledge, #4) by Charles Todd
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home Thieftaker (Thieftaker Chronicles, #1) by D.B. Jackson Winter at Death's Hotel by Kenneth M. Cameron
25.9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective The Sword of Shame (The Medieval Murderers, #2) by The Medieval Murderers Blade Reforged (Fallen Blade, #4) by Kelly McCullough
25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE Event Horizon Britta und ihre Pferde post 1074
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting The London Blitz Murders My Best Friend's Exorcism post 1140
25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone Abigale Hall The White Road post 1705

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting Hungry Ghosts (Eric Carter, #3) by Stephen Blackmoore The Heart of What Was Lost (The Last King of Osten Ard, #0.5) by Tad Williams
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer Jane Austen: A Life The Devil Crept In post 1969
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey Red Dragon (Hannibal Lecter, #1) by Thomas Harris Love Her Madly by M. Elizabeth Lee
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books Blood of the Lamb (A Novel of Secrets, #1) by Sam Cabot Where the Dead Lie (Sebastian St. Cyr, #12) by C.S. Harris
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday Impact (Outpost, #3) by Adam Baker A Murder of Mages (The Maradaine Constabulary, #1) by Marshall Ryan Maresca
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things The Man in the Queue (Inspector Alan Grant, #1) by Josephine Tey Already Dead (Joe Pitt, #1) by Charlie Huston
30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here? The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan Murder on the Minnesota (George Porter Dillman and Genevieve Masefield, #3) by Conrad Allen
30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors Last Days by Adam Nevill The Boy on the Bridge by M.R. Carey
30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy Waking Gods (Themis Files, #2) by Sylvain Neuvel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Wayfarers, #1) by Becky Chambers
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange Murder in Chinatown Burntown post 1710
30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150! The Children's Home Magpie Murders post 910
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes Brimstone by Cherie Priest The Widow's House by Carol Goodman
30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC Death Knocks Twice The Winter Garden Mystery post 2271


Total Points: 500
Books Read: 40
Golden Oldies: 0
Big Books:500+(4)750+(0)1000+(0)


message 6: by Bouchra (new)

Bouchra Rebiai (bouchrarebiai) | 92 comments Bouchra's Summer 2017 Reading Plan



5 Point Tasks:
5.1

5.2
5.3
5.4
5.5
5.6
5.7
5.8
5.9
5.10

0/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1

10.2
10.3
10.4
10.5
10.6
10.7
10.8
10.9
10.10

0/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1

15.2
15.3
15.4
15.5
15.6
15.7
15.8
15.9
15.10

0/150

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20 Point Tasks:
20.1

20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.8
20.9
20.10

0/200

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25 Point Tasks:
25.1

25.2
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10

0/250

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30 Point Tasks:
30.1

30.2
30.3
30.4
30.5
30.6
30.7
30.8
30.9
30.10

0/300

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50 Point Task:
50.1


0/50


message 7: by Suzanne (last edited Aug 29, 2017 05:30PM) (new)

Suzanne (perletwo) | 1627 comments placeholder for perletwo's reading list

05.01 - Gone Gull (DA)
05.02 - Mrs. McGinty's Dead (England)
05.03 - Ghostbusters novelization (2016)
05.04 - The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag (sp.5.2, England)
05.05 - The Mystery of the Blue Train (298 pgs) (1928 GO)
05.06 - A Bad Day For Pretty (Sophie Littlefield)
05.07 - One Corpse Too Many (p. 1)
05.08 - A Red Herring Without Mustard
05.09 - Northanger Abbey (VMD) (verified)
05.10 - Bearly Departed


10.01 - The Dead In Their Vaulted Arches (Flavia de Luce #6)
10.02 - Darkfever (p. 2)
10.03 - Lean Mean Thirteen
10.04 - On the Beach (Nevil Shute, thread mentions A Town Like Alice)
10.05 - Summer House With Swimming Pool (Herman Koch)
10.06 - Adele: the Biography (2016)
10.07 - Supernatural: One Year Gone
10.08 - The Man Who Sold the World
10.09 - The Mothers
10.10 - I Am Half-Sick of Shadows


15.01 - 1: Just Desserts; 2: Stalking the Angel
15.02 - 1: Trouble Is My Business (1950, GO); 2: Beautiful Bodies
15.03 - Option 2: The Color of Fear
15.04 - Option 2: The Color of Magic (fantasy, CB & Magic Band)
15.05 - Jane and the Unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor
15.06 - Strangers On a Train (1950 GO)
15.07 - Grave Secrets
15.08 - Murder She Wrote: Rum & Razors
15.09 - Supernatural: Heart of the Dragon
15.10 - Wolf In White Van (Sept 2014)


20.01 - 1. The Vault (RR=BV)
20.02 - 3. The Dark Monk (OP)
20.03 - B. Promise Not to Tell (1448 rvs)
20.04 - 1. The Veiled One (RR)
20.05 - B. Supernatural: Rite of Passage
20.06 - (2) The Bug (2/28/12)
20.07 - 2. Carrie (4/5/74)
20.08 - The Crime at Black Dudley (1929 GO)
20.09 - 1. Unnatural Causes
20.10 - The Underground Railroad


25.01 - 2. Once Dead Twice Shy; 3. Call the Midwife
25.02 - 1. The Dirty Life (PAB p1); 3. The $64 Tomato
25.03 - The Passage (fills 1 &2) (top mmp 879 pgs) (BB)
25.04 - 1. Death & Taxes (Jill Smith) (top pb ed 278 pgs); 2. Soultaker (Bryan Smith) (top mmp 303 pgs)
25.05 - 2. We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves; 3. One of Ours (1922 GO)
25.06 - 1. Her Dark Curiosity; 2. Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (GO)
25.07 - 1. Speaking From Among the Bones; 2. The Shattered Tree
25.08 - 1. Robopocalypse (Wilson); 2. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
25.09 - 1. The House Without A Key (1925 GO); 2. A Key to Death
25.10 - A2. Redshirts (SF); B3. The Lightning Thief (p1)
25.11 - 2. (5) All Day and a Night; 3. The Rexwood Murders
25.12 - 3. Replica (LO); 5. You Only Live Twice (approved)


30.01 - 1. Hidden Bodies (6); 2. Lafayette In the Somewhat United States
30.02 - 4. Peril At End House (AC) (1932 GO); 5. The Great Divorce (p3, #288) (1945 GO)
30.03 - Option 3: 1. Goldfinger (top mmp 222 pgs); 2. Knit, Purl, Die (swimming pool) (top pb 288 pgs)
30.04 - 1. The Judas Goat (RBP); 2. I See Rude People (B in sub)
30.05 - 1. X-Men: Dark Phoenix Saga (200 pgs); 2. Unnatural Creatures (NG) (top pb ed 462 pgs)
30.06 - 1. Arts & Entertainments (7/1/14); 3. Darkly Dreaming Dexter
30.07 - 1. Jane and the Canterbury Tale (307 pgs); 2. Mr. Churchill's Secretary (p.2) (top pb ed 358 pgs)
30.08 - 1B. Taking Flight (approved); 2. Attention All Passengers (approved)
30.09 - 1. The Agatha Christie Book Club (book); 2. Fer-De-Lance (RS) (1934 GO)
30.10 - 1. Nobody Cared For Kate (mmp 228 pgs); 2. Life Moves Pretty Fast (339 pgs)
30.11 - 1. CSI: The Killing Jar (Nevada); 2. Only Skein Deep (2017)
30.12 - 1. No Shred of Evidence (341 pgs); 4. You (mmp 508 pgs) (approved)
30.13 - B) 1.The Last Party (bow ties); 2. Mystery Mile (MA) (1930 GO)
30.14 - 1. Bone Box (FK) (top pb ed 432 pgs); 4. The Last Houseparty (PD) (top pb ed 222 pgs)


50.00 - 1. As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust (384); 5. Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew'd (307); 6. Tales (176) (total pgs 867)



message 8: by Daphne (last edited Jun 04, 2017 12:59AM) (new)

Daphne (daphnesm) | 486 comments 1/10
1. Initials MEDIEVAL
2.An Utterly Impartial History of Britain or 2000 Years of Upper Class Idiots In Charge

3. 1st published contains 6
4. Spring 2017 5, 10 or 15 point tasks
5. PG # 6 7 or 8
6. title/sub/author Sophia
7. Shelved 10+ times Medieval
The Wise Man's Fear 20 times Page 11
8. title/sub: strawberry, rose (relating to the flower or the color), red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon
9. MPG: Romance/Romantic
10. My Choice

0/10

1/10

20.9Supernatural Serial Killers: What makes them murder?


0/10

1/14

30.14Carter & LovecraftFire in the Blood


message 9: by JennRenee (last edited Jun 14, 2017 10:25AM) (new)

JennRenee (jennreneeread) | 1332 comments Jennrenee' plan

5 Point Tasks:
5.1 Savage Drift
5.2 In a Perfect World
5.3 Kids of Appetite
5.4 Eliza and Her Monsters. 10.1
5.5 Midnight at the Electric
5.6 Finding Audrey
5.7 The Girl of Fire and Thorns. Page 15
5.8 The Rose & the Dagger
5.9 The Secret History of Us
5.10 Room of Shadows

0/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1. The Walking Dead, Vol. 07: The Calm Before
10.2. Hounded
10.3. Legacy of Kings
10.4. Living Dead in Dallas. #36
10.5. It's Not Me, It's You
10.6. Bossypants
10.7. One of Us Is Lying
10.8. The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts
10.9. And I Darken
10.10. Waste of Space

0/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1. Follow Me Back and Firefight
15.2. Juniper Lemon's Happiness Index and A Tragic Kind of Wonderful
15.3. Odd & True
15.4. Even White Trash Zombies Get the Blues
15.5. The Girl in the Picture
15.6. The Dead List
15.7. Double Whammy
15.8. A Week of Mondays
15.9. Gork, the Teenage Dragon
15.10. The Perfect Stranger

0/150

.......

20 Point Tasks:
20.1 Half-Blood page 1 :
20.2 Contagion
20.3 Defy the Stars
20.4 Bellamy and The Brute
20.5 Rebel Rising
20.6 Cure for the Common Universe rolled 6
20.7 Heartless
20.8 The Walking Dead, Vol. 08: Made to Suffer
20.9 Tower of Thorns
20.10- Station Eleven

0/200

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25 Point Tasks:

25.1 A Darker Shade of Magic and Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-and-Rescue Dog
25.2 Knotted Roots #26 and The Darkest Minds
25.3 Grave Mercy
25.4 The Last of August and Going Geek
25.5 Violet Grenade and Burn Baby Burn
25.6 The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Spelled
25.7 Everland and Their Fractured Light
25.8 Red Rising and Cappuccinos, Cupcakes, and a Corpse
25.9 The Door to January and A Curious Beginning
25.10 Rebel Mechanics and Fahrenheit 451
25.11 Spellslinger and Reboot page 2
25.12 Mars One and The Butterfly Garden


........

30 Point Tasks:
30.1 Baby Doll and
Even the Darkest Stars
30.2 Mind Games and Mothership
30.3 The Mist and The Lake Effect
30.4 Camp So-and-So and Murder, Magic, and What We Wore
30.5 Since You've Been Gone and The Hanging Girl
30.6 Midnight Jewel and Speak Easy, Speak Love
30.7 Map of Fates and Everything Must Go
30.8 The Dark Days Club and Stillhouse Lake
30.9 This Is Our Story and The Handmaid's Tale
30.10 Wake the Hollow and Sophomore Year Is Greek to Me
30.11 The Last Magician and The Disappearances
30.12 Agent of Chaosand Hellworld
30.13 Crazy House and The Bakersville Dozen
30.14 Illuminae


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50 Point Task:
50.1

0/50


message 10: by Heather(Gibby) (last edited Aug 31, 2017 06:20PM) (new)

Heather(Gibby) (heather-gibby) | 839 comments 5 point tasks(view spoiler)
10 Point tasks (view spoiler)
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25 point tasks
25.1
✔[25.2 book:Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking|40102] and✔ Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are
25.3 ✔Option 1: Homegoing
✔Option 3: Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy TINGED

30 Point tasks(view spoiler)
50 Point task


message 11: by Shree (last edited Jun 20, 2017 07:26PM) (new)

Shree | 120 comments Goal: Read to achieve at least 300 points.


15.3 - Common Good
Option 2: Read a book whose author's first name starts with J, M, R, A, D, C & last name starts with R, M, W, B, C, S.
Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House by Alyssa Mastromonaco.

15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 2: Read a book with a word in title, subtitle, or author's name from a list of performers and mpg of fantasy, music, history or historical.
I chose "The Mystery Trend"
Daughter of Mystery

15.5 - Scan It
Read a book where ALL of the letters UPC are found in the title and/or subtitle.
Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy

15.6 - The Fugitive
Read a book with the main page genre Thriller.
Casino Royale

15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Read a book set at least 50% in a location where cacao beans are grown: Jamaica, and Florida, USA.
Live and Let Die - Pending Approval

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Deadmen Walking

15.9 - Slaying Dragons
A book in this list shelved as "dragons" at least 3 times.
Uprooted - 3rd page, shelved 144 times as "dragons".

15.10 - Best Books
Read a book from one of the Goodreads Newsletter Best Books of the Month lists.
The Sexual History of London: From Roman Londinium to the Swinging City---Lust, Vice, and Desire Across the Ages - December 2011

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 3: From I Am Woman Hear Me Roar.
Lioness Rampant - pg 1 #67

20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation

20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Option B: Read a book which has at least 1000 Goodreads Reviews.
Changeless

20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Option 3: MPG Bio, Buss, Chem, Health, Nature, or Science.
Think Like a Freak

20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option A: Hugo finalist - from Hugo Novel Finalists.
2011 - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms

20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Rolled a 3.
Option 1: Book w/number words in the tittle I rolled.
The Broken Kingdoms

20.7- Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Option 2.2: 45 or 91 is intact in the total page count.
The Dragonbone Chair - pg 912

20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
Book whose title/subtitle contains the letters DARK.
The Woman Who Rides Like a Man

20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
Option 2: Book where ALL the letters of RETIREMENT can be found in the title, subtitle and/or author’s name.
Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign

20.10 - Group Reads
Killers of the Flower Moon

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1: Read a book with a TITLE of at least 2 words where every word in the title has the same number of letters.
Magic Under Stone

Book 2: Using the letter count of a word from Book 1’s title, read a book with that number of words in the TITLE.
Luck, Love & Lemon Pie

30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Option 1: Book with a living plant on cover.
In the Hand of the Goddess (Song of the Lioness, #2) by Tamora PierceIn the Hand of the Goddess

Option 3: MPG Environment or Nature.
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 3:
Book 1: By an author who appears on Wikipedia's list of airport writers.
Moonraker by Ian Fleming pg 247

Book 2:
Following on cover: Parasol
Heartless (Parasol Protectorate, #4) by Gail Carriger Heartless pg 374 - Approved.

30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
Book 1: Read a book of your choice written by a single author.
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson pg 563

Book 2: Read a book with at least one word in the title/subtitle that begins with each of the initials of the author of book 1.
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet pg 404

30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
Option 1: Read some time in middle school 10 yrs ago
Terrier - . pg 584

Option 2: Read a book with all author initials found in the two phrases SO IT GOES and/or I CHING
Blameless by Gail Carriger pg 355

30.6 Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 1: Read a book first published between 25th June and July 7th of any year.
Age of Myth - published June 28th, 2016

Option 2: First two pages of wicca and other pagan based fiction.
Alanna: The First Adventure pg 1 of list #20

30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
Option 1: Read a book with all the letters of JUNETEENTH in the title, subtitle and/or author's name.
A Study in Darkness by Emma Jane Holloway - pg 513

Option 5: Name must be on this website: Top 100 Dog Names
A Study in Silks by Emma Jane Holloway - #21 Emma pg 531- Approved.

30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Book 1; Option 1: I immigrated to America from India.
The Marriage Bureau for Rich People - Takes place in India.

Book 2: I came here in a plane.
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin The Aviator's Wife

30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Option 2: Author’s initials can be found in the phrase SENIOR YEAR.
The Simplicity of Cider by Amy E. Reichert pg 313

Option 5: MPG Food and Drink, Cooking, or Health.
If Our Bodies Could Talk: A Guide to Operating and Maintaining a Human Body pg 352

Task 30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1: Author whose initials can be found in Either the word BONUS.
Elantris by Brandon Sanderson - pg 638

Book 2: Book whose title(subtitles are excluded) contains ALL the letters in the word PARTY
Scrappy Little Nobody - pg 275

30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1: 50% in Washington, British Columbia (Canada), Oregon, South Dakota, Nevada, New York.
Live and Let Die Maybe

Book 2: Read a book first published in 1992 or in 2017.
Wintersong - published in 2017

30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Option 1: Author initials in SESQUICENTENNIAL.
Throne of Jade by Naomi Novik pg 389

Option 2: Read a book with a cover that is at least 50% red/white.
His Majesty's Dragon (Temeraire, #1) by Naomi NovikHis Majesty's Dragon pg 353

30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Option B:
Book 1: Book with a white dress, bowtie, gold band, diamond ring, or cake /cake slice on the cover.
The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. ReichertThe Coincidence of Coconut Cake

Book 2: Book with an author whose initials can be found in MRANDMRS.
Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts

30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Option 2: Author's initials in "IN IT FOR THE BOOKS."
Our Revolution: A Future to Believe in by Bernie Sanders pg 449

Option 4: Author's initials in "GRAND PRIZE WINNER"
Black Powder War by Naomi Novik pg 365
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Total possible points: 530


message 12: by Wayne (last edited Aug 30, 2017 10:25AM) (new)

Wayne | 1293 comments Wayne's Summer 2017 Reading Plan

5 Point Tasks

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
Agostino by Alberto Moravia

5.2 - Location, Location, Location
Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien

5.3 - Six Pack
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

5.4 - Best Laid Plans
1914 by Jean Echenoz from Spring task 15.6 - I Get By With a Little Help From My Friends - Ellinor gave it 4 stars. NB - In Ellinor's book list, this book is called "14".

5.5 - June, July, August
Youth by J.M. Coetzee

5.6 - Find Wisdom
The Library of Unrequited Love by Sophie Divry

5.7 - Medieval Times
The Song of Roland by Unknown pg 1

5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Green Girl by Kate Zambreno

5.9 - Isn't It Romantic?
In the Orchard, the Swallows by Peter Hobbs

5.10 - Your Own 8th Wonder
Change Up: How to Make the Great Game of Baseball Even Better by Buck Martinez

35/50


10 point tasks

10.1 - Seven or Six?
Night Mare by Piers Anthony

10.2 - Celebrate Alban Helfin
Hounded by Kevin Hearne

10.3 - Lean on Me
The Hitman's Guide to Housecleaning by Hallgrímur Helgason

10.4 - Surprise!
South of the Border, West of the Sun by Haruki Murakami

10.5 - National Martini Day
Animal's People by Indra Sinha

10.6 - Get Inspired
March: Book Three by John Lewis 2017 Icons list.

10.7 - They Go Together
Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome

10.8 - "The (Fill In The Blank) Who ...
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits: Stories by Emma Donoghue

10.9 - In Case You Missed Them
What is Not Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi

10.10 - Gimme S'More
Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

60/100


15 point tasks

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
✓Book 1: Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
✓Book 2: Life and Fate by Vasily Grossman

15.2 - All's Well That Ends Well
Book 1: Happiness by Will Ferguson
Book 2: The Beautiful Room Is Empty by Edmund White

15.3 - Common Good
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry

15.4 - Summer of Love
Magic in the Roman World: Pagans, Jews and Christians by Naomi Janowitz

15.5 - Scan It
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner by James Hogg

15.6 - The Fugitive
The Manchurian Candidate by Richard Condon

15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Miguel Street by V.S. Naipaul

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Zazie in the Metro by Raymond Queneau

15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey

15.10 - Best Books
Marlena by Julie Buntin

90/150


20 point tasks

20.1 Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 1: 1984 by George Orwell

20.2 Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
✓Option 2: The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto

20.3 Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
✓Option 1: Zama by Antonio Di Benedetto

20.4 - Golden Oldies - Kristi Co's Task: Bound For Boston!
Option 2: A Separate Peace by John Knowles

20.5 - Bigger Is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
✓Option A: The Sandman: Overture by Neil Gaiman

20.6 - Seasoned Reader - Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
I rolled a 4
Option 1: Traveling on One Leg by Herta Müller

20.7 - Shorter Is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Option 1: Big Fish by Daniel Wallace

20.8 - Nickles and Dimes - Nick KY's Task: Dark Age Wonder
The Dark Child by Camara Laye

20.9 - Moderator's Pet - Book Concierge's Task: Happy Retirement
✓Option B: The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Maria Rilke

20.10 - Group Reads
✓Southern Literature: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

120/200


25 point tasks

25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps
Option 2: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett 120 pages
Option 3:
Wine to Water: A Bartender's Quest to Bring Clean Water to the World by Doc Hendley 304 pages

25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
✓Option 1: Animal Farm by George Orwell pg 5 popular farming books.
✓Option 3: Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn

25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
✓Option 1: God in Pink by Hasan Namir
✓Option 2: Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake

25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?)
Book 1: Live and Let Die by Ian Fleming(James Bond 2)
Book 2: The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30
Option 2: Platform by Michel Houellebecq
Option 3: Aiding and Abetting by Muriel Spark

25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work
✓Book 1: The Meowmorphosis by Coleridge Cook
✓Book 2: The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
Option 1: The House in Paris by Elizabeth Bowen
Option 4: High Strung: Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, and the Untold Story of Tennis's Fiercest Rivalry

25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You're My Home
Option 5: Briar Rose by Jane Yolen pg 2 WWII
Option 6: After Dark by Haruki Murakami 1Q84 & Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage are 2 more

25.9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
✓Book 1: The Book of Disquiet by Fernando Pessoa
✓Book 2: The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell

25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
✓Option A3: Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich
✓Option B1: Cannery Row by John Steinbeck

25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
✓Option 3: Miss Chopsticks by Xinran
✓Option 4: The Reader by Bernhard Schlink

25.12 - Amanada A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip To Yellowstone
✓Option 2: By the Lake by John McGahern
✓Option 3: The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien

175/300


30 point tasks

30.1 - Dlmrose's Task: But Who's Counting
Book 1: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Book 2: The Death of Napoleon by Simon Leys

30.2 - Ava Catherine.s Task: Celebrate Summer
Option 1:Of Mice and MenOf Mice and Men by John Steinbeck by John Steinbeck
Option 5: The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin pg 4, 360

30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 2/1: Persuasion by Jane Austen
Option 2/2: The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery

30.4 - Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
✓Book 1: From the Mouth of the Whale by Sjón 231 pages
✓Book 2: She She by Zou Zou 272 pages

30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired By Books
✓Option 1A:Oblomov by Ivan Goncharov 496 pages
✓Option 1B:A Hero of Our Time by Mikhail Lermontov 169 pages

30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
✓Option 1: Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters FP July 5, 2016
✓Option 2: Religion and Science by Bertrand Russell

30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
Option 2: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne 224 pages
Option 5: The Shipping News by Annie Proulx 352 pages

30.8 - Diana K's Task: Where am i From and How Did I Get Here?
✓Book 1A: Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh My ancestors came from the UK
✓Book 2: Yiddish for Pirates by Gary Barwin My ancestors arrived by ship.

30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Option 2: August Is A Wicked Month by Edna O'Brien
Option 4: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien page 2, 24 votes, 246 pages

30.10 - Andy P.'s Task - Calendar Boy
✓Book 1: Herzog by Saul Bellow 371 pages
✓Book 2:The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks 244 pages

30.11 - Perletwo's Task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
✓Book 1: The Lathe of Heaven by Ursula K. Le Guin
✓Book 2:Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
✓Option 3:Through Black Spruce by Joseph Boyden
✓Option 4: Book by Ken Sparling

30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
✓Option 1A: The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis
✓Option 1B: The Rumpelstiltskin Problem byVivian Vande Velde

30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs SRC
✓Option 2: The Once and Future King by T.H. White, first published 1958, 677 pages

270/420


50.1- Diane's Task: On the Mend
✓Option 2: The Life of Elves by Muriel Barbery
✓Option 4: Blindness by José Saramago
✓Option 5: Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron

50/50


Grand total: 800/1270



message 13: by Blueberry (last edited Jul 18, 2017 11:27AM) (new)

Blueberry (blueberry1) | 493 comments 10.1
10.2
10.3
10.4 Death Comes to the Archbishop, John Elder Robison, Christopher Moore, The Angel's Game, Ophelia Joined the Group Maidens who Don't Float
10.5
1. Flowers for Algernon, Postman,
10.6
10.7 Ready Player One
10.8
10.9 Hag-seed. Hillside Elegy, Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, Hillbilly Elegy, Ways to Disappear
10.10
15.1
15.2 Cleverness of Ladies, North of Normal
15.3 Story of Edga Sawtelle, Doc, She Flew the Coop, Hiding Place, Angel's Game, Tsar of Love & Techno, My Southern Journey, Molokai'i, Agnes Grey
15.4 Mystery of the Venus Island Fetish, The Son
15.5 Careless People, Me & Shakespeare, Rescue Arist, Dear Luke?, Woman with a Blue Pencil, Sunday Philosophy Club, Escape on the Pearl
15.6 Club Dumas, Dark Places, Out of the Blues, Poacher's Son, Woman in Cabin 10, What the Dead Know, Apple Tree Yard
15.7 Carl Hiaasen, Like Water for Chocolate
15.8When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit?, How to be Both
15.9 Dragon's Gate
15.10 438 Days, The Dead Duke, Isaac's Army, Brain on Fire, Telling Room, Barbarian Days, Undermajordomo Minor
20.1
1. Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Agnes Grey, Charles Dickens
3. Divergent
20.2
1. Grace Awakening, Under Cover of Daylight, Socrates Meets Jesus:, Replay, Fool's Crow, Postman, Love Medicine, Girl of the Sea of Cortez, Kindred, Who Censored Roger Rabbit
2. Lake House,
20.3
20.4
1. Valley of Amazement, Rise & Fall of Great Powers,Evergreen, Escape on the Pearl, Doc, Lost Wife, Attachments, Breakfast w/ Buddha, Trash, Sunday Philosophy Club, Portugese Irregular Verbs, Gap Creek, Year of Reading Dangerously, Tsar of Love & Techno, King Solomon's Mine, Preide Prejudice & Cheese Grits, Herbie's GameEvicted, House of Sand & Fog, Let's Get Lost, Right Turn at Machu Picchu, Hag-Seed
2. Ethan Frome, Olive Kitteridge, House of Seven Gables, Bell Jar, Poacher's Son, Bone Orchard,
20.5
20.6 Big Over Easy,
20.7
1. French House
2. When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit, Arthur & George, Secret Place, Secret Rooms,
3. 438 Days, Tears in the Darkness,
20.8 My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, A Different Kind of Hero, Andy & Don
20.9 Big Over Easy, Longmire, Whistler, Dry, Out of the Blues
20.10 Killers of the Flower Moon
25.1
25.2
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10
30.1 Slade House or China Dolls/To the Moon & Timbuktu, A Tree Grwos in Brooklyn, A Cold Cay for Murder
Winter Street/ The Tsar of Love & Techno, Take Me With You, The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox, Things a Little Bird Told Me
The Big Over Easy, Love Nina/ The River @ Night, Don't Ever Look Back, The Language of Hoofbeats, When I Found You, Don't Let Me Go, Diary of a Witness, Take Me With You
The Son/ The Lost Sisterhood, Second Hand Heart, Jumpstart the World, The Innocent Man, Me & Shakespeare
30.2 Saving CeeCee Honeycutt
30.3
1. Signature of all Things, Orenda, Lady of the Rivers, Wool Omnibus, Bury My Hear at Wounded Knee
2. Corrections
or 1. Tale of Two Cities, Persuasion, Madame Bovary, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Age of Innocence, Tenant of Wildfell Hall
2. lots
or 1. Whistler
2. Low Country Heart, Sullivan's Island
30.4 Shadows on the Rock, Death Comes to the Archbishop, Who Censored Roger Rabbit, Junnis & Albert's Adv in the Confederacy, Like Water for Chocolate
30.5
1. Mrs. Pollifax
2. Me & Shakespeare, Signature of All Things, Ruth, We Were the Lucky Ones, In the Heart of the Canyon, Hero on a Bicycle, Ways to Disappear, 53rd Parallel
3. Isaac's Army, Last Wife, Nightingale, Life after Life, Amazing Adv of Kavalier & Clay, Secret Keeper, 50 Children, Ghost Stories
30.6
3. Pain Parties Work, Journal of John Woolman, Story of Edgar Sawtelle, Six Xuspects, Rooting for Rafael Rosales, Accidental Apprentice
30.7 Ghost Soldiers
2. Nightingale, Hiding Place
30.8
1. 50 Children
2. Land of Dreams, Angela's Ashes, Short History of Tractors in Ukraine, Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Golem & the Jinni, Sister of my Heart, One Amazing Think
,3. Prince of Venice Beach, Wild Truth, Boys in the Boat, When I Found You
30.9
1. Dear Luke We Need to Talk, Good Prose, Walk Me Home, Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, Bookshop of the Corner, Woman with a Blue Pencil
3. Olive Kitteridge, Unbecoming, Hole in the Gospel, Attachments, Evergreem, Suite Francaise,
30.10
1. Cold Comfort Farm, Vintage, Autistic Brain, Brother's Keeper
2. We are Completely Beside Ourselves, Year of Miraculous Reappearance
30.11
1. Firefly Lane, Boys in the Boat, String of Beads
2. Club Dumas, Cold Day for Murder, Tears in the Darkness, River at Night, Different Kind of Hero, We Were the Lucky Ones, Dreamland Burning, Silver & Salt, Who Thought This Was a Good Idea, Standard Deviation, He Said She Said
30.12
1. Hummingbirds Daughter, Applewhite @ Wit's End?, Ember in the Ashes, An Untamed Land, Torch Ginger, 53rd Parallel, The Children
2. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Like Water for Chocolate, Life After Life, Tale of Two Cities
3. Blue Castle, Hag-seed, Mrs. Mike
4. Hag-seed, Literary Starbucks, Help Thanks Wow, Spellman Files, Different Kind of Hero, When Breath Becomes Air, Brain on Fire
30.13
1. Don't Ever Get Old
2. Hag-seed
or 1. Homegoingm Vintage, Bolter
2. Distant Fires, 5 People You Meet in Heaven, Right Turn at Machu Picchu
or 1. River at Night, Different Kind of Hero, We Were the Lucky Ones, Dreamland Burning, Silver & Salt, Who Thought This Was a Good Idea, Standard Deviation, He Said She Said
2. French House, Secret Keeper
30.14
1. Divergent, Literary Starbucks, Good Prose, Without You There is No US, Tuesday's Gone, Z, Secret Place, Likeness, We are Completely Beside Ourselves, Torch Ginger, Ways to Disappear
2. Ask Him Why, Edge of Lost, In the footsteps of Crazy Horse, And & Don, Woman with a Blue Pencil, Angel in Aisle 3, Bronte Plot
3.
4. Woman in Cabin 10, Who Censored Roger Rabbit, Pain Parties Work, Shelf Life: Stories by the Book, Club Dumas, Constant Fear, Last Stand, Stardust, Doldrums, Signature of All Things, Ruth, Ross Poldark
50.1
1.
2. Mrs. Pollifax and Lion Killer
3. many
4. State of Wonder
5.
6. Different kind of hero


message 14: by Lusie (last edited Jun 28, 2017 08:55AM) (new)

Lusie (illusie) The Seasonal Reading Challenge - Summer
Summer Tasks |Summer Challenge Reading Plan |

Duration: 1 June - 30 August

last post: Post 856

Lusie's Plan

5 point tasks

✔ post 784 5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
Read a book written by an author whose first and last name initials can be found in MEDIEVAL. Letters may only be used as often as they appear.
Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty [26-jun-2017] ★★


5.2 - Location, Location, Location
Read a book set at least 50% in a location of a medieval wonder: England, Italy, Turkey, China, Egypt.
Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
Love Walked Right In set in Worthing in Sussex England

✔ post 747 5.3 - Six Pack
Read a book that was FIRST published in a year that contains a 6 such as 1968, 1976 or 2016.
2016 The Couple Next Door [3-jun-2017] ★★★

✔ post Post 856 5.4 - Best Laid Plans
Read a book that fits one of the Spring 2017 5, 10 or 15 point tasks. You may not use Task 5.4 or 5.10. You may use a single book A or B option from tasks 15.1-15.4.
5.1- Thoroughly Modern
The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski

✔ post 747 5.5 - June, July, August
Read a book with the number of pages as listed on Goodreads that includes the number 6, 7 or 8.
389 Fierce Winds Rising

5.6 - Find Wisdom
Read a book with the name Sophia or a related name found in Behind the Name - Sophia in the title, subtitle or author's name.
Sophie Little Face by Sophie HannahSophie's Choice
? by Sophie Kinsella

✔ post 747 5.7 - Medieval Times
Read a book that has been shelved at least 10 times as “medieval” from this list Popular Medieval Books
Required: State the page.
pg 15 The Bear and the Nightingale [23-jun-2017] ★★★


5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle from the names used by various tribes to describe the summer season’s moons: strawberry, rose (relating to the flower or the color), red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon.
red Red Dog
red The Red Scream
red The Girl in the Red Coat
red The Daughters Of Red Hill Hall: A gripping novel of family, secrets and murder
rose The Midnight Rose
plural of rose Roses and Rot
rose colour Under Rose-Tainted Skies

✔ post 747 5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
Read a book with a main page genre that includes “Romance” or “Romantic”.
His Broken Angel [18-jun-2017] ★★★

5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder
Read a book of your choice. Note: Books with the genre "children" or "kids" NOT found in AR Bookfinder MAY be used for this task.

10 point tasks

10.1. - Seven or Six?
Read a book that is #6 or #7 in a series.
#6 Before I Wake
#6 Magic Rises

10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
Read a book from this list: Popular Druid Books. REQUIRED: State the page of the list on which your book is found.
The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore by W.B. Yeats (page two)
pg 2 A Quest of Heroes
pg 2 Darkfever
pg 2 The Mists of Avalon
pg 10 Wildwood Dancing

10.3. - Lean on Me
Read a book in which the word "lean" appears intact in the title/subtitle or author's name.
Clean Sweep

10.4. Surprise!
read a book mentioned in the Best Books You Accidentally Read thread.
Neverwhere
The Art of Racing in the Rain
The Rosie Project

✔ post 747 10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
read a book whose author's initials can be found in the phrase SHAKEN NOT STIRRED.
Magic Strikes by Ilona Andrews [8-jun-2017] ★★★★


10.6. Get Inspired
Read a non-fiction biography or autobiography of a person listed on Time's 100 Most Influential list who inspires you.

10.7. They Go Together
Combine the two and read a book that has a number word on the cover. The number must be written out, not a numeral, and it may be an ordinal number.
One Day

10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
For this task find and read a book whose title/subtitle follows the formula "The (insert noun here) Who (insert verb here)...".
The Girl Who Stopped Swimming
The Girl Who Disappeared Twice
The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts
The Girl Who Stayed

10.9. In Case You Missed Them
Read a book from NPR's list of Best Books of 2016
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

✔ post 747 10.10. Gimme S’more
Read s'more by an author you've read before. No rereads allowed.
Book already read: The Sorcerer's Daughter
Book new to me: The Black Elfstone [16-jun-2017] ★★★★

15 point tasks

✔ post 747 15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book 1: Read a book that is identified in the Goodreads metadata as book #1 in a series. Whole numbers only.
AND
Book 2: Read a book that is identified in the Goodreads metadata as book #2 in a series. Whole numbers only. The book may be in the same series as Book 1 or in a different series.
#1 Her Sky Cowboy [18-jun-2017] ★★★★
#2 His Clockwork Canary [20-jun-2017] ★★★

15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
Read one Book 1 AND one Book 2.
Book 1: Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in “ness”. ex. madness, happiness, darkness. Variations to the word ending do NOT work.
AND
Book 2: Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in ‘ful”. ex. beautiful, wonderful, powerful. Variations to the word ending do NOT work.

option 1: The Likeness [1-jun-2017] ★★★★★

option 2: A Handful of Heaven, The Secret Life of Wishful Thinking

15.3 - Common Good

Option 1: Read one Book 1 AND one Book 2.

Book 1: Read a book written by an author whose FIRST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in first names in English: J, M, R, A, D, C.
Authors who use an initial in the first name place DO work. One qualifying author in a work with multiple contributors works.
AND
Book 2: Read a book written by an author whose LAST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in last names in English: R, M, W, B, C, S.
A last name is a name in the final name place preceded by a space. One qualifying author in a work with multiple contributors works.

Option 2: Read ONE book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements.
The Widow's Walk by Robert Barclay


Post 748 15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 1: Read one Book 1 AND one Book 2.

Book 1: Read a book with a main page genre of Fantasy, Music or a genre that contains History or Historical.
AND
Book 2: Read a book with a word in the title, subtitle or author's name from this list of performers who appeared at the Fantasy Fair and Magic Mountain Music Festival (also in post 2). These words may not be used: the, of, &, and, w/, with. The word must match exactly, no variations. The author name may appear in any position: first, middle, other, last.
Required: Identify the word used.

Magic Bleeds [10-jun-2017] ★★★★
Option 2: Read one book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements.
- Book 1 requirements: Fantasy is on the mainpage
- Book 2 requirements:
Band: Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band
Word in title: Magic


15.5 - Scan It
Read a book where ALL of the letters UPC are found in the title and/or subtitle.The Perfume Collector


✔ post 747 15.6 - The Fugitive
Read a book with the main page genre Thriller.
Ongezien [1-jun-2017] ★★


15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Read a book set at least 50% in a location where cacao beans are grown: Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Côte d’Ivoire, Jamaica, Martinique, St. Lucia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Samoa, American Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Trinidad and Tobago, Togo, Florida USA, Hawaii USA, Vanuatu, Venezuela

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Read a book with teeth on the cover.
The Last Wish The Last Wish (The Witcher, #1) by Andrzej Sapkowski

15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Read a book with the word "Dragon" in the title or subtitle or that has been shelved at least 3 times as dragons on this list of Popular Dragons Books.
shelved 11 times (pg 30) Assassin's Fate

15.10 - Best Books
Read a book from one of the Goodreads Newsletter
August 2012 - Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas


message 15: by Marie (UK) (last edited Jul 20, 2017 06:54AM) (new)

Marie (UK) (mazza1) | 2413 comments 5 point tasks - 1 book per task
complete all with 10 point tasks for Nickels and Dimes reward


5.1 The Midas Touch: World mythology in bite-sized chunks 16/06/2017 POST 472
5.2 Black Rabbit Hall 09/06/2017 POST 201
5.3. Cousin Bette Post 1338
5.4 Agatha Raisin and the Fairies of Fryfam (task 5.9 spring - Mystery) (OD) POST 266
5.5 Song of Solomon 04/06/2017 POST 53
5.6 The Life and Death of Sophie Stark 12/06/2017 POST 334
5.7 The Bride(OD) 12/06/2017 POST 334
5.8 The Red Notebook 25/06/2017 POST 823
5.9 Persuasion 02/07/2017 POST 985
5.10 Carry Me Home 27/06/2017 POST 823

10 point Tasks
see above re Nickels and Dimes
1 book per task


10.1 In the Shade of the Monkey Puzzle Tree POST 908
10.2 Hounded (L) 14/06/2017 POST 413
10.3 The Living 01/07/2017 POST 943
10.4 The Postman Always Rings Twice 26/06/2017 POST 823
10.5 Raffle Ticket 23/06/2017 POST 687
10.6 The Lady and the Peacock: The Life of Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma (L) 10/06/2017 POST 224
10.7 The Fifth Letter (NG) 05/07/2017 POST 1075
10.8 The Girl Who Watched Over Dreams 07/07/2017 POST 1176
10.9 Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race (K) 03/06/2017 POST 40
10.10 The Burning Page 11/06/2017 POST 292

15 Point taks
First 2 usually 2 book tasks
3 and 4 often 1 OR 2 book Tasks


15.1
a The Alchemyst (OD) 08/06/2017
b Sapphire Blue (L) 11/06/2017
POST 263

15.2 POST 1176
a. The Missing Witness 07/07/2017
b. Beautiful Ruins 23/06/2017

15.3 After the Funeral POST 171
15.4 Burning Lamp (The Lamp of Childhood - performer) (LR) 25/06/2017 POST 750
15.5 Cuts & Collected Poems 1989 - 2015(K) POST 432
15.6 The Woman in Cabin 10 04/06/2017 POST 47
15.7 Maui Widow Waltz 16/07/2017 POST 1428
15.8 The Secret of Raven Point (L) 16/06/2017 POST 468
15.9 League of Dragons 04/07/2017 POST 1047
15.10 The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars 15/06/2017 POST 427

20 Point tasks
Usually 1 book tasks


20.1 option 2 Secondhand Smoke (LU) 21/06/2017 POST 460[
20.2 option 3 [book:Men From The Boys|7784316] 16/07/2017 POST 1428
20.3 option 2 Survivor 03/07/2017 POST 1032
20.4 option 1 Rules of Civility 24/06/2017 POST 722
20.5 option 1 Flowers for Algernon (award in metadata) 03/07/2017 POST 1035
20.6 option 1 rolled a 3 The Loving Husband 01/06/2017 POST 71
20.7 option 3 Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage (OD) 16/06/2017 POST 468
20.8 NIckels and dimes : The Gardener from Ochakov 22/06/2017 POST 664
20.9 250 page requirement option 1 Sanders' Starfish 27/03/2017 POST 823
20.10 Group read - Station Eleven (L) 06/06/2017 POST107

25 Point tasks
Often 2 book tasks can come with Page Requirement


25.1 401 page requirement POST 1448
a. Girl Underwater 320 01/07/2016
b.At Home on the Kazakh Steppe (op 3) KU (208 pages)

25.2 POST 550
a. option 2 The End of the Affair 12/06/2017 (Narrator Michael Kitchen)
b. option 3 Carrots (KU) 19/06/2017

25.3 - 500 pages requirement POST 633
a. The Knife of Never Letting Go pages 512
Fits options 2 and 3 (LONG) OD

25.4 - 500 page requirement POST 233
a. Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist 292 pages 10/06/2017
b. 4:50 from Paddington (OD) 288pages 10/06/2017


25.5 POST 534
a. Mend the Living
b. Saving Saffron Sweeting

25.6 POST 1243
a. Hamlet 10/07/2017
b. Ophelia (audible) 35/06/2017

25.7 POST 1243
a. Last Seen Alive 10/07/2017
b. Want To Play? 01/07/2017

25.8 POST 1495
a. Life and Death at Hoover Dam option 1 18/07/2017
b. Heartbreak Hotel option 2 18/07/2017


25.9 POST 1428
a. Italian Shoes 15/07/2017
b. Disco For The Departed (Dr. Siri Paiboun, #3) by Colin Cotterill 16/07/2018

25.10 POST 985
a. A option 2 Ender's Game (L) 02/07/2017
b. B option 3 Animal Farm 26/06/2017

25.11 POST 534
a. Silver (K)
b. The Cheesecake Fake 13/06/2017

25.12 POST 564
a. option 2 The River Is Dark (KU) 19/06/2017
b. option 3 Heart Attack Watch 17/06/2017


30 point taks
2 book tasks
may come with page requirements


30.1 POST 1397
a. Forty Rooms 30/06/2017
b. Between the World and Me 15/07/2017

30.2 POST 18
a. option 1 Saving CeeCee Honeycutt(K)
b. option 4 At Bertram's Hotel (OD) 02/06/2017

30.3 Option 2 I am the walrus 500 page requirement POST 1305
a. The Invisible Man 192pp (L)
b The Guestbook 338pp
total 520 (K) 12/07/2017

30.4 500 page count POST 1069
a. Walk on Water: The Miracle of Saving Children's Lives 340 29/06/2017
b. The Talented Mr. Ripley 249 05/07/2017

Total 589

30.5 600 page requirement 1 or 2 books
0ption 1
a. Of Human Bondage - last read when I was doing English A level so 44 years ago pages 684 (L req)

30.6 POST 1339
a. Touched by Magic option 1
b Aiding and Abetting (option 3) 11/07/2017

30.7 500 page requirement
a. .If I Should Die Before I Wake (option 2 293 pages
(K)
b. Walk on Water KU)
(option 4) 280 pages
Total 573

30.8 POST 1542
a. The Dinner 20/07/2017
b. The Boats of the 'Glen Carrig' 13/07/2017

30.9 each book must be at least 200 pages
a. option 2 Blue Light Yokohama 217 p (NG) 20/06/2017
b.option 3 Stumbling Thru: Hike Your Own Hike
280 p (KU)

30.10 500 page requirement POST 1546
a. All Good Deeds 310 pages ( 20/07/2017
b. My Temporary Life 342 pages 09/07/2017
Total 652 (K)

30.11
a. The Journey (K)
b. She's Come Undone 15/07/2017
30.12 600 page requirement POST 495
a. option 1 Before You Go (L)) 17/06/2017
b. option 4 The Girl in 6E 352p (L) 05/06/2017
Total 604

30.13 POST 892
a. The Old Tile House (OD /K)
b. Beauty (L) 24/06/2017

30.14 600 page minimum POST 1032
a. option 1 The Girl In The Ice RB 396 pages 25/06/2017
b. option 4 The Futures 320 pages 04/07/2017

50 point task
Usually 3 book task
with page requirement


50.1
a. One False Move 19/07/2017 383 pages
b.option 3 Hole in My Life 13/07/2017 girls 200 pages
c. option 6 The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley (NG) 07/06/2017 Author Hannah Tinti 376 pages

Total page count = 959


Total Number of points required for the challenge (1,270)
Total Number of Books required for the challenge (95)

Golden Oldies claimed
Big Book Tickets claimed
Nickels and Dimes completed



E-book approvals
verified in post 6233

Bang: Memoirs of a Relationship Assassin
The Girl Who Watched Over Dreams
The Journey
approved 6282
The Cheesecake Fake
approved 6302
Raffle Ticket
Post 6314
Sanders' Starfish


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message 16: by Camilla (last edited Aug 31, 2017 08:14AM) (new)

Camilla | 519 comments Points total: 885
GO total: 0
BB total: 6
Tasks completed: 49
Books read: 68


✔5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood

✔5.2 - Location, Location, Location
Balzac ja vaatturintytär

✔5.3 - Six Pack
Hiljaiset huvimajat

✔5.4 - Best Laid Plans
I'm using task 5.3, the book is #2 in the Insiders series
Outside In

✔5.5 - June, July, August
Kelmit

✔5.6 - Find Wisdom
Remember Me? by Sophie Kinsella

✔5.7 - Medieval Times
Timeline page 2 on the list

5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
The Corn Maiden and Other Nightmares

✔5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
The Mammoth Book Of Paranormal Romance 2
*528 pages, claiming one BB ticket*

✔5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder
The After House

✔10.1. - Seven or Six?
The Inquisitor's Key

10.2 Skip

✔10.3. - Lean on Me
The Cleansing

10.4. Skip

✔10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
Virals by Kathy Reichs

✔10.6. Get Inspired
Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela 2004 and 2005.

✔10.7. They Go Together
The Two Towers (The Two Towers #1) by Jamie A. Waters

✔10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Woman Who Swallowed a Toothbrush: And Other Weird Medical Case Histories

10.9. In Case You Missed Them
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories?
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts?

✔10.10. Gimme S’more
Dust & Decay by Jonathan Maberry
*528 pages, claiming one BB ticket*
I read Rot & Ruin by the same author during the spring challenge, and this book is new to me

✔15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book 1: Alienated
Book 2: Invaded

✔15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
Book 1: From Darkness
Book 2: Faithful Place

✔15.3 - Common Good
Option 2: Flesh and Bone by Jefferson Bass

✔15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 2: Travellers in Magic: Stories
MPG Fantasy, word "Magic" (Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band)

✔15.5 - Scan It
Chalked Up: My Life in Gymnastics

✔15.6 - The Fugitive
Watching Edie

✔15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Pretty Little Things set in Florida

✔15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Prometheus Undead - Part One by Vincent Riddle ebook approved for length msg #6286 https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

✔15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Firelight page 1 on the list

✔15.10 - Best Books
The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey June 2015

✔20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 2: DOUBLE TROUBLE Everything, Everything
Approved in task help thread msg #14

✔20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
Option 1 – The Woman Who Is the Midnight Wind: Stories first published 1987

✔20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Option B: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting

✔20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Option 3. Ten Days in a Mad-House
MPG Health verified in genre verification thread msg #108 https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option A: Blackout? Blood Music? Feed? Darwin's Radio? Red Mars? Grass? The Peace War?

✔Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
I rolled a two.
Option 1: Personal Demons

20.7 Skip

✔20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
The Dark Reality

✔20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
B) Cut: The True Story Of An Abandoned, Abused Little Girl Who Was Desperate To Be Part Of A Family (PB 310 pages Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family)

25.1 Skip

✔25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Option 1: A Pig in Provence: Good Food and Simple Pleasures in the South of France Farming books list page 12
Option 2: Two Graves
Audio: Two Graves narrated by René Auberjonois

25.4 Skip

25.5 Skip
25.6 Skip
25.7 Skip

✔25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
2. HoJo’s
The Haunting of Lake Manor Hotel
6. Library
Ruokarouvan tytär by Enni Mustonen
I've previously read e.g. Paimentyttö and Lapsenpiika by the same author, and I borrowed the book from the library

25. 9 Skip
25.10 Skip

✔25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
Option 3. Apex
Option 4. Captured page 3 on the list

✔25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Option 2. Asylum Lake
Option 3. Terror From The Deep by Alex Laybourne

✔30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1: Lilac Girls 5 letters
*PB (no MMPB available) Lilac Girls 512 pages, claiming one BB ticket*
Book 2: Miracle and Other Christmas Stories 5 words

✔30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Option 1: Plants
Nainen ja apina by Peter Høeg
Cover approved in task help thread msg #45
Option 5: Personal Growth
Parable of the Talents page 13, #1217

30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
>500 pages
Option 3: Paperback writer
Book one: book by: James Patterson, Stephen King, Michael Crichton, Lee Child
Book two: book with any of the following items on the cover: the sun, a swimming pool, a beach, a hotel, ice cream, a sun lounger or beach chair, a parasol - for sun protection, not a rain umbrella, a sandal or pair of sandals.

✔30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
book 1: Neljäs päivä by Sarah Lotz 385 pages
book 2: The Mommy Chronicles: Tales of a Slow-Track Mom in a Fast-Track Lane (MMPB 160 pages The Mommy Chronicles)
385 + 160 = 545 pages

✔30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
3. The Invisible Bridge (MMPB 904 pages Le pont invisible)
*claiming two BB tickets*

✔30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 1
Reduced to Moonlight ebook approved for length msg #6286 https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...
Option 2
Dead Witch Walking
List: Wicca and other Pagan based Fiction, page 1

✔30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
3. Backlash (Wildblood #0.5) by S.A. Hoag (PB 106 pages Backlash)
5. Euphoria Z by Luke Ahearn (Luke) (PB 411 pages Euphoria-Z)
106 + 411 = 517 pages

✔30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Book 1: Option B: The Landing
Approved in task help thread msg #48
Book 2: Diary of a Cruise Ship Entertainer A Hilarious Insight into a Life at Sea by Lyndsey Spiers
The immigrant sailed to his new country, thus there's a ship on the cover
ebook approved for length post #6349 https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
2 books, each book >200 pages.
1: book with one of the following objects on the cover: Pencil / Pen / Book / Classroom / Dirt. (“Classroom” must have at least 2 of the following recognizable elements: black/whiteboard, teacher desk, student desk, student chairs. Post the cover and point out the object.
2: book whose author’s initials can be found in SENIOR YEAR.
3: book with one of the following words intact in the title or subtitle: MOUNTAIN, OCEAN, BRIDGE, HIKE, TRAIL.
4: book voted for at least three times on this list: Best School Assigned Books. State the page of the list on which your book is found.
5: MPG Food and Drink, Cooking, or Health.

30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1. Land by Theresa Shaver (PB Land 200 pages)
Book 2. A Piano In The Pyrenees: The Ups and Downs of an Englishman in the French Mountains 320 pages
200 + 320 = 520 pages

✔30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1: We All Looked Up setting: Seattle, Washington
Book 2: Alien Plot: A Short Story Collection first published 1992

✔30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Option 1: Korpin kannus by Conn Iggulden 479 pages
Option 4: The Diabolic (The Diabolic #1) by S.J. Kincaid 403 pages
60.2% white, 3.0% red (source: tineye)
479 + 403 = 882 pages

✔30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
A. An old house ready to go for the sale
Book 1 - Through a Broken Window
Book 2- Scarlet
Fairy Tale Retellings verified in genre verification thread msg #14 and Fairy Tale Retellings approved as genre in task help thread msg #8

✔30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Option 2: Rautaveri first published 2015, 333 pages
Option 4: Miss Polly had a Dolly by Willow Rose (PB 366 pages Miss Polly had a Dolly)
333 + 366 = 699 pages

✔50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend
Option 4: The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year (PB 336 pages The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year)
Page 3, #219 on the list
Option 5: Big Cats (PB 224 pages Big Cats: Stories)
Option 6: Coldbrook by Tim Lebbon
*509 pages, claiming one BB ticket*
336 + 224 + 509 = 1069 pages


message 17: by Sheila (last edited Jun 05, 2017 04:45PM) (new)

Sheila (sheilaj) | 2244 comments Sheila's Plan - Summer 2017


◆ 5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
Floodgates by Mary Anna Evans

◆ 5.2 - Location, Location, Location
Past Reason Hated by Peter Robinson

◆ 5.3 - Six Pack
I Found You by Lisa Jewell

◆ 5.4 - Best Laid Plans
Any Other Name by Craig Johnson

◆ 5.5 - June, July, August
Midnight Sun by Jo Nesbø

5.6 - Find Wisdom
My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella

◆ 5.7 - Medieval Times
The Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell

5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Hot Target by Suzanne Brockmann

5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
Dating is Murder by Harley Jane Kozak

◆ 5.10 - Your Own 8th Wonder
Holy Orders (Quirke #6) by Benjamin Black
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10.1. - Seven or Six?
Breakup by Dana Stabenow

10.3. - Lean on Me
Clean Cut by Lynda La Plante

◆ 10.4. Surprise!
Sacred by Dennis Lehane

◆ 10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
The Burden of Proof by Scott Turow

◆ 10.7. They Go Together
The Twelfth Card by Jeffery Deaver

10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Man Who Smiled by Henning Mankell

10.9. In Case You Missed Them
The Widow by Fiona Barton

◆ 10.10. Gimme S’more
Minor in Possession by J.A. Jance
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◆ 15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book 1:
Styx & Stone by James W. Ziskin
and
Book 2:
Dead By Morning by Beverly Barton

15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
Book 1:
An Unkindness of Ravens by Ruth Rendell
and
Book 2:
A Spoonful of Poison by M.C. Beaton

15.3 - Common Good
Option 2:
The Stranger You Know by Jane Casey

15.4 - Summer of Love
Option 1:
Book 1:
Blackberry Winter by Sarah Jio
AND
Book 2:
Heat Storm by Richard Castle


15.5 - Scan It
Capitol Murder by William Bernhardt

15.6 - The Fugitive
The Ice Beneath Her by Camilla Grebe

15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
Black Jasmine by Toby Neal

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
To Ruin A Queen by Fiona Buckley

◆ 15.9 - Slaying Dragons
Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton

15.10 - Best Books
Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon
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20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Option 1: SECRET IDENTITY
Purity in Death by J.D. Robb

20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love -
Option 3 - initials found in Trivial Pursuit
Killer View by Ridley Pearson

20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
Option B: 2,478 Reviews
The Reversal by Michael Connelly

20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option B:
Red Bones by Ann Cleeves

Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Option 1: - I rolled a two
Cold Betrayal by J.A. Jance

20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Option#2-A
Gently French by Alan Hunter

20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder
Dark Water by Robert Bryndza

20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement
Option A:
The Chill of Night by James Hayman
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25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
Option 2
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (Dirk Gently #1) by Douglas Adams Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams
(Dirk Gently #1)
Mass Market Paperback, 306 pages
Series is new to me
and
Option 3
The Murder of an Angel (Confessions, #4) by James Patterson The Murder of an Angel by James Patterson
MOAT
Paperback, 304 pages


25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?)
Book 1:
Sudden Death (Andy Carpenter #4) by David Rosenfelt Sudden Death by David Rosenfelt
(Andy Carpenter #4)
Name ANDY
and
Book 2:
The Hunt for Atlantis (Nina Wilde & Eddie Chase, #1) by Andy McDermott The Hunt for Atlantis by Andy McDermott


25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30 - SKIP


25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work - SKIP


25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
Option 1
L.A. Dead (Stone Barrington, #6) by Stuart Woods L.A. Dead by Stuart Woods
and
Option 2:
A Question of Honor (Bess Crawford, #5) by Charles Todd A Question of Honor by Charles Todd
Charles Todd https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...


25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
1. Presidents.
Deep Storm (Jeremy Logan, #1) by Lincoln Child Deep Storm by Lincoln Child
and
6. Library
Butchers Hill (Tess Monaghan #3) by Laura Lippman Butchers Hill by Laura Lippman

I previously have read In Big Trouble (Tess Monaghan #4) by Laura Lippman In Big Trouble by Laura Lippman
and
I'd Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman I'd Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman
All 3 books were borrowed from the library


25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
Book 1:
The Red Door (Inspector Ian Rutledge, #12) by Charles Todd The Red Door by Charles Todd
DOOR
and
Book 2:
Bookplate Special (Booktown Mystery, #3) by Lorna Barrett Bookplate Special by Lorna Barrett


25.10


25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
Option 1: Which direction?
SE
Silencing Eve (Eve Duncan, #18) by Iris Johansen Silencing Eve by Iris Johansen
and
Option 3: X marks the spot
Breaking Point (Joe Pickett, #13) by C.J. Box Breaking Point by C.J. Box


25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Option 1:
Force Of Nature (Joe Pickett, #12) by C.J. Box Force Of Nature by C.J. Box
and
Option 4:
The Dark Wind (Leaphorn & Chee, #5) by Tony Hillerman The Dark Wind by Tony Hillerman
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30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1:
Storm Cycle by Iris Johansen Storm Cycle by Iris Johansen
and
Book 2:
It Only Takes a Moment (KEY News, #11; Sunrise Suspense Society #2) by Mary Jane Clark It Only Takes a Moment by Mary Jane Clark


30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer - SKIP


30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 3: Paperback writer
Book one:
The Kiss (Witch & Wizard, #4) by James Patterson The Kiss by James Patterson
and
Book two:
Clam Wake by Mary Daheim Clam Wake by Mary Daheim
Paperback, 336 pages
(beach)


30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
Book 1:
The Twenty-Three (Promise Falls Trilogy, #3) by Linwood Barclay The Twenty-Three by Linwood Barclay
Paperback, 400 pages
and
Book 2
:The Border Lords (Charlie Hood # 4) by T. Jefferson Parker The Border Lords by T. Jefferson Parker
Paperback, 400 pages


30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
Option 2:
Dark Paradise by Tami Hoag Dark Paradise by Tami Hoag
Mass Market Paperback, 528 pages
and
Option 2:
Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse, #11) by Charlaine Harris Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris
Mass Market Paperback, 335 pages


30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 2
Strong Poison (Lord Peter Wimsey, #6) by Dorothy L. Sayers Strong Poison by Dorothy L. Sayers
Catholic Fiction page 1
and
Option 3 - ALLITERATION
The Secret Servant (Gabriel Allon, #7) by Daniel Silva The Secret Servant by Daniel Silva


30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
Option 2. from page 2 of list
Mr. Churchill's Secretary (Maggie Hope Mystery, #1) by Susan Elia MacNeal Mr. Churchill's Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal
Paperback, 358 pages
and
Option 5.
Murder on the Yukon Quest (Alex Jensen / Jessie Arnold, #6) by Sue Henry Murder on the Yukon Quest by Sue Henry
Paperback, 320 pages
(Henry # 50 Male Names.)


30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Book 1 - Option A:
Dead Man's Grip (Roy Grace, #7) by Peter James Dead Man's Grip by Peter James
Ancestors from England, book is set in England
and
Book 2:
Pegasus Descending (Dave Robicheaux, #15) by James Lee Burke Pegasus Descending by James Lee Burke
Ancestors came by boat


30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Option 2:
The Impossible Dead by Ian Rankin The Impossible Dead by Ian Rankin
Paperback, 423 pages
and
Option 3:
The Serpents Trail (Maxie and Stretch, #1) by Sue Henry The Serpents Trail by Sue Henry
Mass Market Paperback, 288 pages
(Trail)


Task 30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1: The word August
T is for Trespass (Kinsey Millhone, #20) by Sue Grafton T is for Trespass by Sue Grafton
Mass Market Paperback, 384 pages
and
Book 2
:Certain Prey (Lucas Davenport, #10) by John Sandford Certain Prey by John Sandford
Mass Market Paperback, 375 pages


30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1:
6 Rainier Drive (Cedar Cove, #6) by Debbie Macomber 6 Rainier Drive by Debbie Macomber
set in Washington
and
Book 2:
White Butterfly (Easy Rawlins #3) by Walter Mosley White Butterfly by Walter Mosley
(first published 1992)


30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Option 3:
Negative Image (Constable Molly Smith #4) by Vicki Delany Negative Image by Vicki Delany
Paperback, 250 pages
(checked out of the library and set in Canada
and
Last Known Victim (Stacy Killian, #3; The Malones, #4) by Erica Spindler Last Known Victim by Erica Spindler
Mass Market Paperback, 522 pages


30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Option B: The wedding of my daughter
Book 1:
Devil's Food Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen, #14) by Joanne Fluke Devil's Food Cake Murder by Joanne Fluke
and
Book 2:
The Gate House by Nelson DeMille The Gate House by Nelson DeMille


30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Option 1:
The Calling of the Grave (David Hunter, #4) by Simon Beckett The Calling of the Grave by Simon Beckett\
Paperback, 460 pages
and
Option 2:
Death of a Liar (Hamish Macbeth, #30) by M.C. Beaton Death of a Liar by M.C. Beaton
Published February 3rd 2015
Paperback, 320 pages
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message 18: by Margaret (last edited Aug 18, 2017 06:44AM) (new)

Margaret (igem36) | 209 comments Margaret's summer 2017 reading plan.

5.1 A (Wo)Man of Letters. Author initials in MEDIEVAL
5.2 Location, Location, Location. Set in England, Italy, Turkey, China, Egypt
5.3 Six Pack. First published in a year that contains a 6
5.4 Best Laid Plans.
5.5 - June, July, August. Track of the Cat by Nevada Barr (238 pages)
5.6. Find Wisdom. The name Sophia in title, subtitle, or author's name
5.7. Medieval Times. Shelved at least 10 times as "medieval" in this list: Popular Medieval Books
5.8. Under the Summer Moon. One of these words in the title or subtitle: strawberry, rose (relating to the flower or the color), red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon.
5.9. Isn't It Romantic? Romance or Romantic main page genre.
5.10 Your Own 8th Wonder

10.1. Seven or Six? #6 or #7 in a series
10.2. Celebrate Alban Hefin. A book from this list: Popular Druid Books.
10.3. Lean on Me
10.4. Surprise!
10.5. National Martini Day
10.6. Get Inspired
10.7. They Go Together
10.8. "The (Fill in the Blank) Who ..."
10.9. In Case You Missed Them
10.10. - Gimme S'more. A World Lost by Wendell Berry

15.1 A One and a Two Cha Cha Cha
15.2 All's Well That Ends Well
15.3 - Common Good - Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing by Jennifer Weiner
15.4. Summer of Love
15.5. Scan It
15.6. The Fugitive
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints - Tricky Business by Dave Barry
15.8. Sink Your Teeth Into This
15.9. Slaying Dragons
15.10. Best Book

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's Task: Wonder Woman. Fearless by Francine Pascal
20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love. (lake on cover) Working in the Northwest Woods by Dennis Willard
20.3
20.4 - Golden Oldies - Kristi CO's Task: Bound for Boston. Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War by Tony Horwitz
20.5
20.6 - Seasoned Reader - Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies. Rolled a 4; Option 1. The Blue Jay's Dance: A Birth Year by Louise Erdrich
20.7
20.8
20.9 - Moderator's Pet - Book Concierge: Happy Retirement. An Italian Journey ~ A Harvest of Revelations in the Olive Groves of Tuscany ~ A Pretty Girl, Seven Tuscan Farmers, and a Roberto Rossellini Film ~ Bella Scoperta by James Ernest Shaw
20.10 (group read)

25.1
25.2. - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunt. Option 1, west (W) Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed; Option 4, book from Best Lesser-Known Books list. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction by J.D. Salinger
25.12

30.1 Dlmrose's Task: But Who's Counting
30.2. Ava Catherine's Task: Celebrate Summer
30.3 Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
30.5. Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
30.6 Mazza1's Task: First Friday
30.7 TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
30.8. Diana K's Task: Where Am I From and How Did I Get Here?
30.9. Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
30.10. Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
30.11. Perletwo's Task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
30.12 Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
30.13. JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
30.14. Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs SRC

50.1

Tasks completed: 10
Books read: 11
Points: 170

Book I plan to finish in August:

The Robber Bridegroom by Eudora Welty


message 19: by Ann A (last edited Aug 31, 2017 11:35PM) (new)

Ann A (readerann) | 872 comments Results: 230 points, 24 tasks

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters - A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
5.2 - Location, Location... - A Mind to Murder
5.3 - Six Pack - Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race
5.4 - Best Laid Plans - The Turn of the Screw
5.5 - June, July, August - As You Like It
5.6 - Find Wisdom - Sophie's World
5.7 - Medieval Times - The Lady and the Unicorn
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
5.9 - Isn't It Romantic? - Borrower of the Night
5.10 - Your Own 8th Wonder - Al Franken, Giant of the Senate

10.1 - Seven or Six? - Anne of Ingleside
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin - Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom
10.3 - Lean on Me - Coming Clean
10.4 - Surprise! - Kitchen
10.5 - National Martini Day - Public Library and Other Stories
10.6 - Get Inspired - Conversations With Myself
10.7 - They Go Together - Three Junes
10.8 - The ___ Who ___ - The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
10.9 - In Case You Missed Them - Commonwealth
10.10 - Gimme S'more - Treasure Island

15.1 - A One and a Two... - Detective Inspector Huss and The Burden of Proof
15.2 - All's Well Than Ends Well - The Happiness Prescription: The Secret to Experiencing a Joyful Life and
15.3 - Common Good - My Life in France
15.4 - Summer of Love - The Sparrow
15.5 - Scan It - I Capture the Castle
15.6 - The Fugitive - Ill Will
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints - Hawaii
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This - Shattered Dreams: My Life as a Polygamist's Wife
15.9 - Slaying Dragons -
15.10 - Best Books - Yes, Chef

20.1 - Wonder Woman - Bring Up the Bodies
20.2 - Lake Lida Love - Silence of the Grave
20.3 - Highly Recommended - The Nightingale
20.4 - Bound for Boston! - Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
20.5 - SF, F, & WTF -
20.6 - Medieval Time Technologies - Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
20.7 - Sunshine Mining Memorial -
20.8 - Dark Age Wonder - Something New: Tales from a Makeshift Bride
20.9 - Happy Retirement -Hide and Seek
20.10 - Group Reads - The Underground Railroad

25.1 - Peace Corps -
25.2 - Market Gardening - The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals and Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
25.3 - First Time for Everything - The Day of the Scorpion
25.4 - Hi! My name is (what?) - The Sum of Our Days and A Distant View of Everything
25.5 - Whole30 - In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto and The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
25.6 - Derivative Work - Hag-Seed and The Tempest
25.7 - Strawberries and Cream - The Closers and The Tennis Partner
25.8 - Quincy, You're My Home - Murder in Mesopotamia and In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
25.9 - Your Objective - Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter and The Samurai's Garden
25.10 - OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
25.11 - Treasure Hunting - Shakespeare: The World as Stage and The Hippopotamus Pool
25.12 - Trip to Yellowstone - Iron Lake and The Best American Travel Writing 2016

30.1 - But Who's Counting? - Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House and A Matter of Time
30.2 - Celebrate Summer - Light in August and Partners in Crime
30.3 - Enjoy the Journey - Catch-22 and The Jewel in the Crown
30.4 - Follow the Author - The Septembers of Shiraz and Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
30.5 - Inspired by Books - The Luminaries
30.6 - First Friday - A Brief History of Time and Any Human Heart
30.7 - My Favorite Things - The English Patient and Lost on Planet China: The Strange and True Story of One Man's Attempt to Understand the World's Most Mystifying Nation, or How He Became Comfortable Eating Live Squid
30.8 - Where Am I From? - ??? and Missing Joseph
30.9 - Rising Seniors - Between Two Worlds: My Life and Captivity in Iran and Uncle Tom's Cabin
30.10 - Calendar Boy - The Glass Palace and The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared
30.11 - A Place Both Wonderful and Strange - The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and Mexico
30.12 - Canada 150! - Paula and The Forsyte Saga
30.13 - A Busy Year of Changes - When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa and In the Bedroom: Seven Stories
30.14 - SRC vs SRC - A Fine Balance


message 20: by Stephanie (last edited Aug 17, 2017 08:55PM) (new)

Stephanie | 341 comments 5 Point Tasks-

5.1: Ella Minnow Pea
5.2: Northanger Abbey
5.3: The Tsar's Dwarf
5.4: Bitch Planet, Vol 1
5.5: The Fire Next Time
5.6
5.7: The Odyssey
5.8: Hot Dog Taste Test
5.9: The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty
5.10

15/50

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10 Point Tasks-

10.1: McSweeney's 6
10.2:
10.3: The Luminaries
10.4: Shutter Island
10.5: Bitch Planet, Vol 2
10.6: Our Revolution
10.7: The Power of One
10.8: The Man Who Spoke Snakish
10.9: Homegoing
10.10: Jailbird

30/100

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15 Point Tasks-

15.1: Exile & Authority
15.2: Blindness & Beautiful Ruins
15.3: Hyperbole and a Half
15.4: Like Water for Chocolate
15.5: Confused Spice
15.6: Universal Harvester
15.7: The Feast of the Goat
15.8: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
15.9: A Clash of Kings
15.10: The People in the Trees

15/150

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20 Point Tasks-

20.1: Wolf Winter
20.2: Kiss of the Spiderwoman
20.3: Season of Migration to the North
20.4: Olive Kitteridge
20.5: The Yiddish Policemen's Union
20.6: Borne
20.7: Infinite Jest
20.8: Heart of Darkness
20.9: The Gene
20.10: Station Eleven

40/200

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25 Point Tasks-

25.1: Being Mortal & The Alchemist
25.2: Eating Animals & The Guernsey Literary...
25.3: My Booky Wook & The Big Over Easy
25.4: City of the Lost & The Last Werewolf
25.5: A Year in Provence & The Savage Detectives
25.6: Wicked & The Wizard of Oz
25.7: A Theft & And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks
25.8: Negroland & Alicia
25.9: Umbrella & Howards End
25.10: Me Talk Pretty One Day & 1984
25.11: Horrorstor & The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
25.12: The Black Lake & Recovering the Sacred

0/300

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30 Point Tasks-

30.1: Jane Eyre & Dirty Jokes and Beer
30.2: Tamp & The Stand
30.3: The Secret Garden & The Passion
30.4: John Dies at the End & Dirty Wars
30.5: Brain on Fire & A Doubter's Almanac
30.6: Profit Over People & The Magicians
30.7: Suit Francaise & Barkskins
30.8: The Trial & Middlesex
30.9: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain & Les Miserables
30.10: Lincoln in the Bardo & The Wasp Factory
30.11: Tuesday Nights in 1980 & Jesus' Son
30.12: Night of Fire & Raising Demons
30.13: History of Wolves & Mendelssohn is on the Roof
30.14: Guantanamo Diary & The God of Small Things

0/420

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50 Point Task-

50.1

0/50


message 21: by Marie (UK) (new)

Marie (UK) (mazza1) | 2413 comments Stephanie wrote: "I would like to attempt to do this?"

good luck


message 22: by Elise (last edited Jul 03, 2017 12:03PM) (new)

Elise (littlefloweronice) | 46 comments Elise's Summer 2017 Reading Plan (Bouchra, I took the format from you, it looked really nice)



5 Point Tasks:
5.1 Trésors et Légendes de Van Cleef & Arpels by Vincent Meylan ...
5.2 Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
5.3 I Was Vermeer The Rise and Fall of the Twentieth Century's Greatest Forger by Frank Wynne
5.4 Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder (Hannah Swensen, #1) by Joanne Fluke
5.5
5.6 Sophie Scholl and the White Rose by Jud Newborn
5.7 The Plantagenets The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England by Dan Jones
5.8
5.9 Persuasion by Jane Austen
5.10 La saga des Habsbourg du Saint Empire à l'Union européenne by Jean des Cars ...

0/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1
10.2
10.3
10.4
10.5 Serving Victoria Life in the Royal Household by Kate Hubbard
10.6 Lang Lang Playing with Flying Keys by Lang Lang 2009 list
10.7 Eighty Days Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World by Matthew Goodman
10.8 The Woman Who Would Be King Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt by Kara Cooney
10.9 Possession The Curious History of Private Collectors from Antiquity to the Present by Erin Thompson
10.10 The Murder on the Links (Hercule Poirot, #2) by Agatha Christie

0/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1 A Man Lay Dead (Roderick Alleyn, #1) by Ngaio Marsh and Enter a Murderer (Roderick Alleyn, #2) by Ngaio Marsh
15.2
15.3 So You Think You Know Jane Austen? by John Sutherland
15.4
15.5 1,000 Places to See Before You Die Revised Second Edition by Patricia Schultz ...
15.6
15.7
15.8
15.9
15.10

0/150

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20 Point Tasks:
20.1
20.2
20.3 The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings, #3) by J.R.R. Tolkien ...
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.8
20.9
20.10 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
0/200

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25 Point Tasks:
25.1
25.2 And Only to Deceive (Lady Emily, #1) by Tasha Alexander option 2 and State of the Onion (A White House Chef Mystery, #1) by Julie Hyzy option 3
25.3
25.4 The Quiche of Death (Agatha Raisin, #1) by M.C. Beaton and Poirot Investigates (Hercule Poirot, #3) by Agatha Christie
25.5 The Soul of a Chef The Journey Toward Perfection by Michael Ruhlman option 1 and The Reach of a Chef Beyond the Kitchen by Michael Ruhlman option 2
25.6 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë and Emma Brown by Clare Boylan
25.7 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4) by Agatha Christie option 1 and
25.8 The Art & Science of the Hotel Concierge by Holly Stiel option 2 and
25.9
25.10

0/250

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30 Point Tasks:
30.1
30.2
30.3
30.4
30.5
30.6
30.7 The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah option 2
30.8
30.9
30.10

0/300

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50 Point Task:
50.1

0/50


message 23: by Kristen (new)

Kristen IA (kristenia) | 678 comments Kristen IA's Summer 2017 Reading Plan

Reserved


message 24: by Diana (last edited Aug 15, 2017 07:35AM) (new)

Diana Keener | 799 comments Diana K's Summer 2017 Reading Plan

5.01 - A (Wo)Man of Letters A Long Way from Paris
5.02 - Location, Location, Location Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History
5.03 - Six Pack Backroads of Paradise: A Journey to Rediscover Old Florida
5.04 - Best Laid Plans Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
5.05 - June, July, August A Man Called Ove
5.06 - Find Wisdom The Loved Ones
5.07 - Medieval Times The Lady and the Unicorn
5.08 -Under the Summer Moon A Rose for Emily
5.09 - Isn't it Romantic Under a Sardinian Sky
5.10 - Your Own 8th Wonder Forgotten Ways for Modern Days: Kitchen Cures and Household Lore for a Natural Home and Garden


10.01 - Seven or Six A Pocket Full of Rye
10.02 - Celebrate Alban Hefin Fairy Gardening: Creating Your Own Magical Miniature Garden
10.03 - Lean on Me Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
10.04 - Surprise! Kitchen
10.05 - June 19 - National Martini Day The Shadow Land
10.06 - Get Inspired Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
10.07 - They Go Together The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley
10.08 -"The (Fill In The Blank) Who..." The Lady Who Liked Clean Restrooms: The Chronicle Of One Of The Strangest Stories Ever To Be Rumoured About Around New York
10.09 - In Case You Missed Them Today Will Be Different
10.10 - 10.10. Gimme S’more Earthly Remains


15.01 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Book 1 Decked
Book 2 The Finer Points of Sausage Dogs
15.02 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
Book 1 The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness
Book 2 Beautiful and Pointless: A Guide to Modern Poetry
15.03 - Common Good The Last Neanderthal by Claire Cameron
15.04 - Summer of Love The Book of Aron
15.05 - Scan It A Pig in Provence: Good Food and Simple Pleasures in the South of France
15.06 - The Fugitive Conclave
15.07 - Don't Leave Fingerprints King Leopold's Ghost
15.08 -Sink Your Teeth Into This Relish: My Life in the Kitchen
15.09 - Slaying Dragons Feeding the Dragon: A Culinary Travelogue Through China with Recipes
15.10 - Best Books Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

20.01 - Wonder Woman Love's Labour's Lost
20.02 - Lake Lida Love The Lake
20.03 - Highly Recommended Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
20.04 - Bound for Boston How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
20.05 SF, F & WTF William Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope
20.6 Medieval Time Technologies The Little French Bistro
20.7 Sunshine Mining Memorial A Keeper of Bees: Notes on Hive and Home
20.08 Dark Age Wonder Summer Before the Dark
20.09 - Happy Retirement Ingredienti: Marcella's Guide to the Market
20.10 - Group Reads Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

25.1 Peace Corps Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Midwife in Mali
How To Read Water: Clues, Signs & Patterns from Puddles to the Sea
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Book 1 In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
Book 2 Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
25.3 First Time for Everything Opt 3 City of Dreams: A Novel of Nieuw Amsterdam and Early Manhattan
25.4 My name is (what)?
Book 1 Crocodile on the Sandbank
Book 2 Eat. Nourish. Glow.
25.5 Whole 30
Book 1 The Land Where Lemons Grow: The Story of Italy and its Citrus Fruit
Book 2 Food Freedom Forever: Letting Go of Bad Habits, Guilt, and Anxiety Around Food
25.6 Derivative Work
Book 1 --Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood--
Book 2 --The Tempest by William Shakespeare--
25.7 Strawberries and Cream
Book 1 The Underground River
Book 2 -- Back When We Were Grown-ups by Anne Tyler --

25.8 Quincy, you're my home
Opt 2 Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant
Opt 3 -- The Matchmaker of Périgord by Julia Stuart --
25.9 Your Objective
Book 1 - The Bicycle Runner: A Memoir of Love, Loyalty, and the Italian Resistance
Book 2 - --The $100 Startup Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future by Chris Guillebeau --
25.10 Old Love and New Love
Book 1 - --All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai--
Book 2 Anne of Green Gables
25.11 Treasure Hunting
Book 1 -- Summer World A Season of Bounty by Bernd Heinrich --
Book 2 The Blue Castle  by L.M. Montgomery
25.12 Trip to Yellowstone
Book 1 A River Runs Through It and Other Stories
Book 2 Elephant Complex: Travels in Sri Lanka
30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1 - Exit West
Book 2 - Over the Plain Houses
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Book 1 - --The New Shade Garden Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change by Ken Druse --
Book 2 - Victory Gardens for Bees: A DIY Guide to Saving the Bees Option2
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Book 1 Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark T. Sullivan
Book 2 --To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf--
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
Book 1 Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Book 2 Calling Me Home
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
Book 1 At Home in the World: Reflections on Belonging While Wandering the Globe by Tsh Oxenreider
Book 2 The Glass Room
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Book 1 God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
Book 2 The Towers of Tuscany
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
Book 1 Breakthrough: How One Teen Innovator Is Changing the World
Book 2 The Invisible Bridge
30.8 Diana K's Task:
Book 1 Too Loud a Solitude
Book 2 The Cat's Table
30.9 Book 1-- Lab Girl by Hope Jahren--
Book 2 Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail
30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1 Girl in the Afternoon: A Novel of Paris
Book 2 Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1 Glaciers
Book 2 The Most Beautiful Woman in Florence: A Story of Botticelli
30.12 Book 1 The Colony of Unrequited Dreams
Book 2 The Stranger
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Book 1 --$10,000,000 Marriage Proposal by James Patterson--
Book 2 Life from Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness bySasha Martin
30.14 SRC vs SRC The Pillars of the Earth

50.1 Opt 1 Hike Your Own Hike: 7 Life Lessons from Backpacking Across America: Wanderlearn Book 1
Opt 2 Morality for Beautiful Girls
Opt 6 The Architect's Apprentice


message 25: by Becky (last edited May 24, 2017 03:28PM) (new)

Becky Gust (knitgirl2006) I've copied Bouchra's plan -- this is my first time participating in a challenge. I'm so excited!

KnitGirl2006's Plan:

5 Point Tasks:
5.1 -- A (Wo)Man of Letters: Tallulahland by Lynn Messina
5.2 -- Location, Location, Location: Duchess of Milan by Michael Ennis
5.3 -- Six Pack: Never Sleep Three in a Bed by Max Braithwaite (First published in 1969)
5.4 -- Best Laid Plans:
5.5 -- June, July, August: Ladybug, Ladybug by W.O. Mitchell (276 pages)
5.6 -- Find Wisdom:
5.7 -- Medieval Times: Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross (page 2 of list)
5.8 -- Under the Summer Moon: The Spirit of Rose-Noelle by John Glennie (using the word 'rose')
5.9 -- Isn't It Romantic?: In Her Shoes by Jennifer Weiner
5.10 -- Your Own 8th Wonder

0/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1 -- Seven or Six?: The Virgin in the Ice by Ellis Peters
10.2 -- Celebrate Alban Hefin: A Quest of Heroes by Morgan Rice (page 1 of list)
10.3 -- Lean on Me:
10.4 -- Surprise!: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer (posted on March 9, 2010: Message #1)
10.5 -- June 19 - National Martini Day: The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks
10.6 -- Get Inspired: Catherine Duchess of Cambridge: A Royal Souvenir by Annie Bullen (on list for 2011, 2012, 2013)
10.7 -- They Go Together: Twenty Wishes (Blossom Street, #5) by Debbie Macomber Twenty Wishes by Debbie Macomber
10.8 -- "The (Fill In The Blank) Who . . ."
10.9 -- In Case you Missed Them: How To Be a Tudor: A Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Tudor Life by Ruth Goodman
10.10 -- Gimme S'more: A Few of the Girls by Maeve Binchy (I previously read Full House)

0/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1 -- A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha: Book 1: The Maze Runner by James Dashner; and Book 2: The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
15.2 -- All's Well Than Ends Well: Book 1: North of Normal: A Memoir of My Wilderness Childhood, My Unusual Family, and How I Survived Both by Cea Sunrise Person; and Book 2: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
15.3 -- Common Good: Option 2: Heidi by Johanna Spyri (IL: MG - BL: 8.2 - AR Pts: 16.0)
15.4 -- Summer of Love
15.5 -- Scan It: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
15.6 -- The Fugitive: I See You by Clare Mackintosh
15.7 -- Don't Leave Fingerprints: Getting Stoned with Savages A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu by J. Maarten Troost Getting Stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu by J. Maarten Troost
15.8 -- Sink Your Teeth Into This: Jaws by Peter Benchley Jaws by Peter Benchley
15.9 -- Slaying Dragons: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien (Page 1 of list)
15.10 -- Best Books: Room by Emma Donoghue

0/150

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20 Point Tasks:
20.1
20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.8
20.9
20.10 -- Group Reads: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

0/200

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25 Point Tasks:
25.1
25.2
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10

0/250

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30 Point Tasks:
30.1
30.2
30.3
30.4
30.5
30.6
30.7
30.8
30.9
30.10

0/300

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50 Point Task:
50.1

0/50


message 26: by Jen (last edited Aug 28, 2017 11:03AM) (new)

Jen Scott | 425 comments 5 Point Tasks
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3. Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
4. 5.3 - The 20th Century: The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan
5. The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson
6.
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9. A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas

10 Point Tasks
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4. The Alloy of Law by Brandon Sanderson

15 Point Tasks
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8. Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between by Lauren Graham Talking as Fast as I Can From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between by Lauren Graham

20 Point Tasks
1.
2. Option 1: Wild Pork and Watercress by Barry Crump
3. Option B: Dad Is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
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6. The Gallery by Laura Marx Fitzgerald

25 Point Tasks
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10. Option A:
Option B: Option 3: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald Found on page 1

Total points: 105
Total books: 10


message 27: by Emily (last edited Jul 09, 2017 09:43AM) (new)

Emily | 644 comments Boston Kate



5.1 Alias Grace
5.2 The Other Queen
5.3 Fellside
5.4 Preacher, Book 2
5.5 The Lacuna
5.6 The Girl Who Fell to Earth
5.7 The White Queen
5.8 The Rose Garden
5.9 The Splendour Falls
5.10

10.1 The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches
10.2 Outlander
10.3 Eleanor & Park
10.4 The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
10.5 The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet
10.6 Forward: A Memoir
10.7 Two Graves
10.8 The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt
10.9 The Fireman
10.10 Something Rotten

15.1
Book 1: Redwall
Book 2: Anne of Avonlea
15.2
Book 1: Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets
Book 2: Her Fearful Symmetry
15.3 The Girls in the Picture
15.4 First Lord's Fury
15.5 Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier
15.6 Broken Monsters
15.7 Purple Hibiscus
15.8 Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
15.9 Named of the Dragon
15.10 When She Woke

20.1 Henna House
20.2 Night Film
20.3 The Secret Garden
20.4 The Lobster Chronicles: Life on a Very Small Island
20.5 Saga: Vol. 1
20.6 The Golden House
20.7 In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
20.8 Sex Criminals, Vol. 1: One Weird Trick
20.9 Cold Granite
20.10 N/A

25.1
Book 1: Ebola: The Natural and Human History of a Deadly Virus
Book 2: Rebel Queen
25.2
Book 1: The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
✔Book 2: Boy Meets Boy
25.3
Book 1: Killing Floor
25.4
Book 1: The Treatment
Book 2: We Have Always Lived in the Castle
25.5
Book 1: Food: A Love Story
Book 2: The Condition
25.6
Book 1: Hag-Seed
Book 2: The Tempest
25.7
Book 1: The Goldfinch
Book 2: Blue Labyrinth
25.8
Book 1: White Fire
Book 2: Borne
25.9
Book 1: Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood
Book 2: Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood
25.10
Book 1: Never Let Me Go
Book 2: Anne of Green Gables
25.11
Book 1: Naked
Book 2: Fire Touched
25.12
Book 1: The Lady of the Rivers
Book 2: Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

✔30.1
✔Book 1: The Bat
✔Book 2: The Handmaid's Tale
30.2
Book 1: Criss Cross
Book 2: Maya's Notebook
30.3
Book 1: Wuthering Heights
Book 2: Seven Seasons of Buffy: Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers Discuss Their Favorite Television Show
30.4
Book 1: Moloka'i
Book 2: The Blind Assassin
30.5
Book 1: Death: The Deluxe Edition
Book 2: In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
30.6
Book 1: The Dovekeepers
Book 2: Big Little Lies
30.7
Book 1: Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission
Book 2: The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
30.8
Book 1: Those Who Save Us
Book 2:
30.9
Book 1: Everything, Everything
Book 2: The Demon in the Freezer
30.10
Book 1: Vinegar Girl
Book 2: As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust
30.11
Book 1: The Touch of Twilight
Book 2: Norse Mythology
30.12
Book 1: A God in Ruins
Book 2: The Gene: An Intimate History
30.13
Book 1: Night Broken
✔Book 2: Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty
30.14
Book 1: 206 Bones
Book 2: Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances

50.1


message 28: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 09, 2017 02:34PM) (new)

5.1
5.2
5.3 The Secrets of Gaslight Lane
5.4
5.5 Jane Boleyn: The True Story of the Infamous Lady Rochford
5.6
5.7
5.8
5.9
5.10

10.1
10.2
10.3
10.4
10.5 Living with the Dead
10.6
10.7
10.8
10.9
10.10 Waistcoats & Weaponry

15.1
15.2
15.3
15.4
15.5
15.6
15.7
15.8
15.9 The Dragon Reborn
15.10

20.1 Magpie Murders
20.2 Knots and Crosses
20.3 The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy
20.4 A Discovery of Witches

20.5 The Shadow Rising (Wheel of Time series 2014)
20.6 Sovereign
20.7
20.8 The Darkest Part of the Forest
20.9
20.10 Station Eleven

Points: 165
Big Book Tickets: 3
Golden Oldies: 0


message 29: by frugalitymom (last edited Aug 28, 2017 09:57PM) (new)

frugalitymom  (frugalitymom) | 22 comments 5 Point Tasks

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
The Bookstore by Deborah Meyler

5.2 - Location, Location, Location
White Corridor by Christopher Fowler

5.3 - Six Pack
15th Affair by James Patterson

5.5 - June, July, August
Chapter and Hearse

5.6 - - Find Wisdom
Closed Casket by Sophie Hannah

5.7 - Medieval Times
Azincourt by Bernard Cornwell

5.10 - Your Own 8th Wonder
Seeds of Revenge

10 Point Tasks

10.1 - Six or Seven?
Killer Crullers by Jessica Beck

10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

10.4 - Surprise
Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's by John Elder Robison

10.5 - June 19 National Martini Day
The Hollywood Daughter by Kate Alcott

10.6 - Get Inspired
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon

10.7 - They Go Together
Seventy-Seven Clocks by Christopher Fowler

10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Girl Who Came Home

10.9 - In Case You Missed Them
A Study in Scarlet Women

10.10 - Gimme S'More
A Vote for Murder

15 Point Tasks

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
Plain Murder by Emma Miller
Body on Baker Street by Vicki Delany

15.3 - Common Good
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

15.4 - Summer of Love
Fates and Traitors by Jennifer Chiaverini
Drop Dead Chocolate by Jessica Beck

15.5 - Scan It
Murder in the Paperback Parlor

15.6 - The Fugitive
Book Clubbed

15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
Murder on the QE2

15.9 - Slaying Dragons
The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde

15.10 - Best Books
The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse: An Extraordinary Edwardian Case of Deception and Intrigue by Piu Marie Eatwell

20 Point Tasks

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman
Powdered Peril Option 2

20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
Gin and Daggers Option 1

20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended
B is for Burglar Option B

20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Books Can Be Deceiving Option 2 Page 2

20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
It's All a Game: The History of Board Games from Monopoly to Settlers of Catan Option C

20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies
Assault and Batter Option 1 Rolled 3

20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial
Fat Cat At Large Option 2

20.10 - Group Reads
The Underground Railroad

25 Point Tasks

25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Option 2
Call the Midwife Option 3

25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Homegrown and Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living PAB 3
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
The Gunslinger by Stephen King
Farm Fresh Murder

25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?)
The Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30
Devil's Food Cake Murder Option 1
The Island Option 2

25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work
A Monstrous Regiment of Women by Laurie R. King
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
Lemon Pies and Little White Lies by Ellery Adams
Strawberry Shortcake Murder

25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
Pecan Pies and Homicides by Ellery Adams
Illegally Iced

25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
Fudge Cupcake Murder
A Catered Costume Party

25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
Go Set a Watchman
The Joy Luck Club

25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
Macramé Murder by Mollie Cox Bryan
Murder in the Secret Garden 3

25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Idaho Option 1
Assaulted Caramel by Amanda Flower Option 3

30 Point Tasks

30.1 - But Who's Counting
Deadly Donuts
Too Many Crooks Spoil the Broth

30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Not the Killing Type
Death Sits Down to Dinner

30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 2
Fahrenheit 451 (Page 1)
Flight of the Sparrow: A Novel of Early America

30.4 - Follow The Author
Love Bears All Things by Beth Wiseman
The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

30.5 - Inspired By Books
A is for Alibi
His Majesty's Hope

30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Pies and Prejudice
Murder on the Half Shelf

30.7 - Favorite Things
16th Seduction by James Patterson
Only Skein Deep by Maggie Sefton

30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Ten Second Staircase
The Maine Mutiny

30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Sentenced to Death
Peach Pies and Alibis by Ellery Adams

Task 30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Death of a Dishonorable Gentleman by Tessa Arlen
Lady Cop Makes Trouble by Amy Stewart

30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Destination Murder
Hospitality and Homicide

30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Murder in the Mystery Suite Option 1
Red Velvet Cupcake Murder Option 4

30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Gone with the Twins Option C
A High-End Finish

30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Martinis & Mayhem Option 2
Reading Up a Storm by Eva Gates Option 4

50 Point Task

50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend

The Mystery of the Blue Train Option 2 Post 16
Fat Cat Spreads Out Option 5
Guidebook to Murder Option 6


message 30: by Pam (last edited May 21, 2017 06:54AM) (new)

Pam | 28 comments Pam L's Summer Reading List
15.1 A One and a Two Cha Cha Cha
Out of the Box AwakeningJennifer Theriot

15.2

15.3

15.4

15.5

15.6


message 31: by Laure (last edited Sep 11, 2017 12:40AM) (new)

Laure (goodreadscomlaure) | 460 comments LaureY
Reading Plan - Summer 2017


5.1 The Circle by Dave Eggers
5.2 Regency Buck by Georgette Heyer
5.3 The Naming of the Dead by Ian Rankin
5.4 To Adam With Love by Adrienne Wilder
5.5 A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab
5.6 I've Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella
5.7 The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
5.8 Written in Red by Anne Bishop
5.9 Secrets of a Summer Night by Lisa Kleypas
5.10 Anne of Ingleside by LM Montgomery

10.1 When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn
10.2 Hounded by Kevin Hearne
10.3 Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews
10.4 Howards End by E.M. Forster
10.5 Illuminae by Amy Kaufman
10.6 Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
10.7 The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin
10.8 Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron and Bret Witter
10.9 The Girls by Emma Cline
10.10 Lavondyss by Robert Holdstock

15.1
A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante

15.2
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
Beautiful Stranger by Christina Lauren

15.3 Theft of Swords by Michael J Sullivan
15.4
The Alchemists of Loom by Elise Kova
Summer Knight by Jim Butcher

15.5 Full Package by Lauren Blakely
15.6 Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty
15.7 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
15.8 Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
15.9 A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan
15.10 Marlena by Julie Buntin

20.1A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas
20.2 The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain
20.3 Traitor's Blade by Sebastien de Castell
20.4 Tartuffe by Moliere
20.5 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K Dick
20.6 Abhorsen by Garth Nix
20.7 Legend by David Gemmel
20.8 The Darkroom Of Damocles by William F Hermans
20.9 From Potter's Field by Patricia Cornwell
20.10 Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel

25.1
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Tempt Me at Twilight by Lisa Kleypas
25.2
The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith
25.3
Jacob by Jacquelyn Franck
The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante

25.4
Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

25.5
Sensational Salads by Barbara Scott-Goodman
Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb

25.6
The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie R King
The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle

25.7
The Vampire Lestat by Anne Rice
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25.8
Spilled Coffee by JB Chicoine
Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson
25.9
Les Dents Du Tigre by Maurice Leblanc
Deadmen Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon
25.10
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A Heinlein
Friday, or, The Other Island by Michel Tournier
25.11
Clariel by Garth Nix
The Blue Castle by LM Montgomery
25.12
The Whistling Season by Ivan Doig
Mr. Perfect by Linda Howard

30.1
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Nine Princes in Amber by Roger Zelazny
30.2
The Magician King by Lev Grossman
Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard
30.3
Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson
Ulysses by James Joyce
30.4
Red Rising by Pierce Brown
The Princess Bride by William Goldman

30.5
The Red and the Black by Stendhal
Abhorsen by Garth Nix
30.6
Waking Up With the Duke by Lorraine Heath
Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
30.7
The Nightingale by Kirstin Hannah
My Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry by Jack Spicer
30.8
Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
30.9
Kings of the Wyld by Nicholas Eames
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Hurston Neale
30.10
The Surgeon by Tess Gerritzen (Rizzoli and Isles #1)
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
30.11
Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
30.12
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chobsky
The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

30.13
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
30.14
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Mona Lisa Overdrive by William Gibson

50.1
Rabbit, Run by John Updike
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Tell No One by Harlan Coben


message 32: by Amanda (last edited Aug 20, 2017 11:24PM) (new)

Amanda Lemes (hoodoomends) | 174 comments 10.7 - They Go Together
Eight Amazing Engineering Stories: Using the Elements to Create Extraordinary Technologies
10.8 - "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
book 2: Better than Life
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
book 2: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers
15.3 - Common Good
option 2: O Último Homem (GO)
15.4 - Summer of Love
option 2: Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions - fish
15.5 - Scan It
Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions
15.10 - Best Books
Miniaturista - ago 2014

20.1 - Wonder Woman
option 3: Fale!
20.2 - Lake Lida Love
option 1: Ellen Foster
20.6 - Medieval Time Technologies
option 1: Pull Me Under
20.7 - Sunshine Mining Memorial
option 2: The Sheep Look Up
20.9 - Happy Retirement
option A: Dragão Vermelho

25.3 - First Time for Everything
option 1: Perto do Coração Selvagem
option 2: 2001: Uma Odisseia no Espaço
25.6 - Derivative Work
book 1: Orgulho e Preconceito e Zumbis
book 2: Orgulho e Preconceito (GO)
25.10 - OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
option A
book 2: Neuromancer
option B
option 2: As Virgens Suicidas
25.11 - Treasure Hunting
option 1: Solaris
option 2: E Tem Outra Coisa... - 4 + 2

30.1 - But Who's Counting
book 1: Slade House
30.2 - Celebrate Summer
option 5: The Stranger (GO) - #18 page 1
30.3 - Enjoy the Journey
option 2
book 2: Masks
30.4 - Follow the Author
book 2: My Heart and Other Black Holes
30.5 - Inspired by Books
option 1: The Collector
option 2: The Mystic Arts of Erasing All Signs of Death
30.7 - My Favorite Things
option 1: O Relojoeiro Cego - A teoria da evolução contra o desígnio divino
option 5: O Retrato De Dorian Gray (GO)
30.9 - Rising Seniors
option 2: Armageddon: The Musical
option 4: Walden (GO) - page 1
30.10 - Calendar Boy
book 1: Last and First Men (GO)
book 2: O Relato de Arthur Gordon Pym (GO)
30.11 - A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
book 1: Creep
30.12 - Canada 150!
option 1: More Than Human
option 2: O Morro dos Ventos Uivantes (GO)
30.13 - A Busy Year of Changes
option A
book 1: Broken Dolls
book 2: Alice


message 33: by Christine (last edited Aug 30, 2017 02:56PM) (new)

Christine | 705 comments Summer 2017 Reading Plan

5.1 - The Heart Goes Last
5.2 - Time and Chance1345
5.3 - Rocannon's World2323
5.4 - Norse Mythology 15.10✔2310
5.5 - City of Illusions
5.6 - The Grand Sophy
5.7 - Lionheart✔ pg 31345
5.8 - Red Rising
5.9 - The End of the Affair
5.10 - Planet of Exile

10.1 - The Left Hand of Darkness1736
10.2 - Daughter of the Forest pg 1✔2644
10.3 - Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life
10.4 - Devil's Brood by Sharon Kay Penman1345
10.5 - Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
10.6 - Settle for More 2014
10.7 - On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
10.8 - The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt
10.9 - The Wonder
10.10 - A King's Ransom1532

15.1 - 1: The Confessions of Young Nero
2: The Pale Horseman
15.2 - 1: Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
2: The Beautiful and Damned, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
15.3 - Option 2: Son of the Shadows2900
15.4 - Option 2: Sand: Omnibus Edition (Hugh)
15.5 - UPC: The Second Empress: A Novel of Napoleon's Court
15.6 - Casino Royale
15.7 - The Old Man and the Sea1648
15.8 - Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
15.9 - A Storm of Swords
15.10 - The Girl with All the Gifts June 2014

20.1 - 1: The Complete Poems of Emily Bronte
20.2 - 3: The Great Starvation Experiment: The Heroic Men Who Starved so That Millions Could Live2580
20.3 - B: My Cousin Rachel1345
20.4 - 3: Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
20.5 - A: The Dispossessed2010
20.6 - 2: (Rolled 2) Al Franken, Giant of the Senate1345
20.7 - 1: Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
20.8 - The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
20.9 - B: Mary Queen of Scotland & The Isles
20.10 - Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

25.1 - 2: The Blue Castle
1 or 3: ?
25.2 - 1: Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal (Agriculture)
2: Night: New Translation by Marion Wiesel (George Guidall)
25.3 - 1 Book (Options 1 & 3 - WOAD): The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared MMP=506p
25.4 - 1: The Big Sleep 216p
2: The Plot Against America 432p
25.5 - 2: The Oedipus Plays: Oedipus the King • Oedipus at Colonus • Antigone
3: One of Ours
25.6 - 1: After Alice
2: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass
25.7 - 1: Sword Song
2: In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
25.8 - 1: Washington: A Life
2: Jamaica Inn
25.9 - 1: People of the Book
2: An Unnecessary Woman, Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold Story of English
25.10 - A1: Moby-Dick or, The Whale
B3: The Hunger Games
25.11 - 3: The Three-Body Problem
4: Dissolution
25.12 - 2: Fourth of July Creek
5: Life of Pi

30.1 - 1: New Boy
2: The Just City
30.2 - 3: Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel
5: The Alchemist
30.3 - Option 2: 1: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court 274p
2: Neverwhere 370p
30.4 - 1: Lords of the North
2: Bel Canto
30.5 - 2: The Agony and the Ecstasy 776p
30.6 - 2: A Canticle for Leibowitz (Catholic)
3: Blood & Beauty: The Borgias
30.7 - 1: The Watsons / Sanditon 112p
2: Catch 22 478p
30.8 - 1A: Growth of the Soil
2: A Caribbean Mystery
30.9 - 3: A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
5: The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
30.10 - 1: Dragonwyck 320p
2: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society 411p
30.11 - 1: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
2: Doomsday Book
30.12 - 2: Red Sorghum 359p
4: Life and Death are Wearing Me Out 972p
30.13 - A: 1: The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of "Hallelujah"
2: Longbourn
30.14 - 1: Octavia E. Butler x 2 (=600p)

50.1 - 2: Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys (msg 14) 261p
4: Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus (p3) 288p
5: Cat's Eye 445p


message 34: by Katja (last edited May 30, 2017 11:50PM) (new)

Katja | 11 comments 5.1 Under the North Star
5.2 Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nightdress
5.3 To Kill a Mockingbird
5.4 The Shadow Rising
5.5
5.6 #GIRLBOSS
5.7 Inferno
5.8 Leaves of Grass
5.9 Looking for Alaska
5.10 The Fires of Heaven

10.1 Lord of Chaos
10.2 The Hobbit
10.3
10.4 The Name of the Wind
10.5 Tikli
10.6
10.7 The Five People You Meet in Heaven
10.8
10.9 The Wonder
10.10 The Dragon Reborn

15.1 The Eye of the World The Great Hunt
15.2
15.3 The Song of Achilles OR Akhilleen laulu OR The Martian Chronicles OR Marsin aikakirjat
15.4 The Hunger Games OR Nälkäpeli
15.5 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two OR The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change OR This Naked Mind: Control Alcohol: Find Freedom, Discover Happiness & Change Your Life
15.6 Angels & Demons OR Enkelit ja demonit OR Lullaby
15.7 Paper Towns OR Arvoitus nimeltä Margo OR The Old Man and the Sea OR Vanhus ja meri
15.8
15.9 The Hobbit OR Hobitti
15.10 The Girl on the Train

20.1
20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.8
20.9
20.10 Station Eleven

25.1
25.2
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10

30.1 Paper Towns/Arvoitus nimeltä Margo & The Name of the Wind/Harry Potter ja kirottu lapsi/Mielikuvituspoikaystävä ja muita sinkkuelämän perusasioita OR Hurskas kurjuus & The Five People You Meet in Heaven
30.2
30.3
30.4 Tikli & This Naked Mind: Control Alcohol: Find Freedom, Discover Happiness & Change Your Life/Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers/Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances OR The Name of the Wind/Tuulen nimi & Ready Player One OR The Picture of Dorian Gray/Dorian Grayn muotokuva & The Name of the Wind/Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers/Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
30.5 The Nix
30.6
30.7
30.8
30.9
30.10
30.11 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close/One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest/Yksi lensi yli käenpesän & Norse Mythology
30.12
30.13 A: The Old Man and the Sea & ? OR B: ? & The Song of Achilles/Akhilleen laulu
30.14 Tuulen nimi

50.1


message 35: by EShay (last edited Aug 30, 2017 05:08AM) (new)

EShay Fagan (eshay11) | 537 comments Goals:
Total Points: +420
Tasks completed: +28
Books Read: +33
GO +9/ BB +5

5.1 Divided Allegiance
5.2 50% in a location of a medieval wonder: England, Italy, Turkey, China, Egypt. Smoke
5.3 published in a year that contains a 6 such as 1968, 1976 or 2016. Homegoing
5.4 book that fits one of the Spring 2017 5, 10 or 15 point tasks. 5.6 Author named Mary Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War
5.5 number of pages includes the number 6, 7 or 8. Capitalism and Freedom (208)
5.6 Sophia or a related name found in Behind the Name - Sophia in the title, subtitle or author's name
5.7 Beowulf
5.8 word in the title or subtitle from the names used by various tribes to describe the summer season’s moons: strawberry, rose (flower or the color), red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon. Red Rising
5.9 Sex, Murder And A Double Latte
5.10 book of your choice Saga, Vol. 7

10.1 The Mystery of the Blue Train
10.2 list: Popular Druid Books. Hounded
10.3 Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
10.4 Best Books You Accidentally Read thread. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
10.5 initials can be found in the phrase SHAKEN NOT STIRRED A Moveable Feast
10.6 non-fiction biography or autobiography of a person listed on Time's 100 Most Influential Infidel
10.7 a number word on the cover. Party of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs
10.8 Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars
10.9 The Trespasser
10.10 s'more by an author you've read before. Goldenhand

15.1
Book 1: The Dry
Book 2: The Thirteen Problems

15.2
Book 1: word in title or subtitle that ENDS in “ness” The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Book 2: word in title or subtitle that ENDS in ‘ful”. A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature's Deep Design
15.3 or one book complies with both Gilead
Book 1: author whose FIRST name begins with J, M, R, A, D, C.
Book 2: author whose LAST name begins with R, M, W, B, C, S.
15.4 one book complies with both
Book 1: genre of Fantasy, Music or a genre that contains History or Historical. The Final Empire
Book 2: author's name from this list of performers who appeared at the Fantasy Fair and Magic Mountain Music Festival A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life
15.5 ALL of the letters UPC are found in the title and/or subtitle. The Color Purple
15.6 Dark Matter
15.7 50% in a location where cacao beans are grown: Brazil, Colombia.... One Hundred Years of Solitude, Things Fall Apart
15.8 teeth on the cover. Double Ace: The Life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., Pilot, Hero, and Teller of Tall Tales
15.9 word "Dragon" in the title or subtitle or that has been shelved at least 3 times as dragons on this list of Popular Dragons Books. Eragon A Storm of Swords
15.10 from one of the Goodreads Newsletter Best Books of the Month lists. A Court of Thorns and Roses

20.1 Career of Evil
20.2 Self-Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation
20.3 The Woman in Cabin 10
20.4
Option 3: non fiction genres: Biology, Business, Chemistry, Health, Nature, or Science Wired to Eat: How to Rewire Your Appetite and Lose Weight for Good
20.5 The Graveyard Book
20.6 rolled 6
Option 1: number of words in the title you rolled. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
20.7
Option 3: genre survival
20.8 Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series
20.9
Option D: Books about Books genre How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines
20.10 Group Read Killers of the Flower Moon

25.1 >400 pgs
Option 2: Justme's 5 star books The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Option 3: volunteer memoir Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal
25.2
Option 1: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
Option 2: Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race

25.3
Option 2: Still Life
Option 3: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

25.4
Book 1: The Man Who Smiled
Book 2: Breakfast of Champions

25.5 2 books
Option 1: Food or Food and Drink genre The Whole30: The 30-Day Guide to Total Health and Food Freedom
Option 2: does not contain genres: Mystery, Romance, Fantasy, Science Fiction, or Historical
25.6
Book 1: The House of Silk
Book 2: A Study in Scarlet

25.7
Option 1: Oath of Gold
Option 2: I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

25.8
Option 5: Flygirl (page 4)
Option 6: The A.B.C. Murders

25.9
Book 1: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Book 2: They Do It with Mirrors

25.10 A: haven't read before B: re-read
A1: The Most Begun "Read But Unfinished" (Initiated) Book Ever list Frankenstein
B2: read before you were 18 and loved Crystal Singer
25.11
Option 2: number in a series as the total number rolled. 5 A Murder Is Announced
Option 4: Best Lesser-Known Books list The Eyre Affair
25.12
Option 3: initials in “OLD FAITHFUL” Fobbit
Option 5: genre of Travel, Nature, or Adventure A Walk in the Woods

30.1
Book 1: TITLE of at least 2 words where every word in the title has the same number of letters. Gaudy Night
Book 2: letter count of a word from Book 1’s title, read a book with that number of words in the TITLE. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
30.2
Option 4: King's Cage
Option 5: Into the Wild

30.3 Option 2:
Book 1: Little Women
Book 2: Dubliners

30.4
Book 1: The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future (328)
Book 2: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Woman Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe

30.5
Option 1: Sheepfarmer's Daughter
Option 2: Lincoln in the Bardo

30.6
Option 2: lists: Catholic Fiction, Notable Atheist Books, Wicca and other Pagan based Fiction The Quiet American
Option 3: title, not including subtitles, exceeds two words and is either alliterative or a tautogram Cat's Cradle
30.7 more than 500 pages total
Option 2: WWII fiction The Reader
Option 5: top 100 dog names as the author’s first or last name. Emma The Vacationers
30.8
Book 1: The Hidden Child
Book 2: Roseanna

30.9 each book >200 pgs
Option 3: word intact in the title or subtitle: MOUNTAIN, OCEAN, BRIDGE, HIKE, TRAIL. On Trails: An Exploration
Option 4: Best School Assigned Books The Road
30.10 >500 pgs
Book 1: initials in Either AUGUST OR BONUS Firefight
Book 2: title contains the letters PARTY Me Talk Pretty One Day
30.11
Book 1: set at least 50 percent in one of the states used as a setting in the series: Washington, British Columbia (Canada), Oregon, South Dakota, Nevada, New York Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Book 2: first published in 1992 or in 2017 The Black Echo
30.12 >600 pages
Option 1: first, last, and any middle initials in SESQUICENTENNIAL. In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin (448)
Option 3: you checked out from a library and is set at least 50% in Canada. The Shipping News (352)
30.13
Option A Book 1:old, forgotten, broken, unused in the title/subtitle. Old Man's War Book 2: Retelling as a main page genre Geekerella
30.14 >600 pgs
Option 3: The Maze Runner
Option 4: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End


50.1
Option 3: The Case Against Sugar
Option 4: Never Let Me Go
Option 6: Dumb Witness


At Bertram's Hotel
The Long Goodbye
The Tsar of Love and Techno


message 36: by Lavender (last edited Aug 30, 2017 05:08AM) (new)

Lavender (purlav) | 374 comments LAVENDER


SRC Summer Challenge 2017 Reading Plan

This list is subject to change based on pending validation, availablility of planned books and general whims.

BOLD books are finished. ITALICS books are in progress.
{GO} denotes Golden Oldie. {BB} denotes Big Book.

05.01 His Last Bow: 8 stories (Sherlock Holmes #8) by Arthur Conan Doyle {GO}

05.02 Persuasion by Jane Austen {GO}

05.03 Baking is Murder (Bee's Bakehouse Mysteries, #1) by Kathy Cranston

05.04 The Listerdale Mystery by Agatha Christie {GO}

05.10 Long Time Dead (Torchwood #17) by Sarah Pinborough

10.02 A Fate of Dragons (The Sorcerer's Ring #3) by Morgan Rice

10.05 The Wolves of Midwinter by Anne Rice

10.08 The Men Who Sold the World (Torchwood #18) by Guy Adams

10.10 First Born (Torchwood #16) by James Goss

15.01 The Night Bird (Frost Easton #1) by Brian Freeman
AND
15.01 Beneath the Skin (Witchbreed, #2) by R.L. Martinez

15.03 Consequences (Torchwood #15) by James Moran

15.07 Anansi Boys (American Gods #2) by Neil Gaiman

15.08 Wisconsin Vamp (Monsters in the Midwest #1) by Scott Burtness

20.04 The Bostonians by Henry James {GO}

20.06 Santa Olivia by Jacqueline Carey

20.07 Starship Blackbeard (Starship Blackbeard #1) by Michael Wallace

20.08 The Dark of Twilight (Twilight Shifters #1) by Kate Danley

20.09 Walk Into Silence (Detective Jo Larsen #1) by Susan McBride

25.02 Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman
AND
25.02 Tapas, Carrot Cake and a Corpse (Charlotte Denver #1) by Sherri Bryan

25.07 While the Light Lasts by Agatha Christie
AND
25.07 Black Hills by Jennifer Schneider, Franklin Schneider

25.10 A Princess of Mars (Barsoom #1) by Edgar Rice Burroughs {GO}
AND
25.10 Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

30.01 Green Suede Shoes by Larry Kirwin
AND
30.01 The Gods of HP Lovecraft by Aaron J. French

30.03 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert {GO} {BBx1}
AND
30.03 Blood Canticle by Anne Rice

30.04 Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
AND
30.04 Exodus Code by Carole Barrowman

30.05 The Lion Trees by Owen Thomas {BBx2}

30.07 The Silence of Trees by Valya Dudycz Lupescu
ND
30.07 Tourist Hunter by Keith D. Jones

30.09 Prince Lestat by Anne Rice
AND
30.09 Red Mountain by Boo Walker

30.10 The Last Paradise by Antonio Garrido {BBx1}
AND
30.10 Thirsty for Payback (Sinful Business, #1) by Marie Astor

50.01 Running on Empty: The Irreverent Guru's Guide to Filling up with Mindfulness by Shelley Pernot
AND
50.02 An Autobiography by Agatha Christie {BBx1}
AND
50.03 The Secret Adversary Agatha Christie {GO}

FINAL TOTAL FOR THE SEASON
Total Planned Points: 560
Current Points: 560
Total Planned Books: 41
Current Books: 41
Total Planned Tasks: 29
Current Tasks: 29
Total Planned Big Book Tickets: 5
Current Big Book Tickets: 5
Total Planned Golden Oldie Tickets: 7
Current Golden Oldie Tickets: 7


message 37: by Ally (last edited May 23, 2017 11:37AM) (new)

Ally (ally1604) | 64 comments Ally

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc



5.2 - Location, Location, Location
5.3 - Six Pack
5.4 - Best Laid Plans
5.5 - June, July, August
5.6 - Find Wisdom
5.7 - Medieval Times
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder

10.1. - Seven or Six?
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
10.3. - Lean on Me
10.4. Surprise!
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
10.6. Get Inspired
10.7. They Go Together
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
10.9. In Case You Missed Them
10.10. Gimme S’more

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
15.3 - Common Good
15.4 - Summer of Love
15.5 - Scan It
15.6 - The Fugitive
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
15.9 - Slaying Dragons
15.10 - Best Books

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20.10- Group Reads

Random Family by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc


message 38: by Amy (last edited Jun 17, 2017 03:23PM) (new)

Amy (azulaco) | 259 comments Amy O.'s Reading Plans - Summer 2017


5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
5.2 - Location, Location, Location
5.3 - Six Pack
5.4 - Best Laid Plans 
5.5 - June, July, August
5.6 - Find Wisdom
5.7 - Medieval Times
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder

10.1. - Seven or Six?
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
10.3. - Lean on Me
10.4. Surprise!
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
10.6. Get Inspired
10.7. They Go Together
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
10.9. In Case You Missed Them
10.10. Gimme S’more

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well
15.3 - Common Good
15.4 - Summer of Love
15.5 - Scan It
15.6 - The Fugitive - Crunch Time
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This
15.9 - Slaying Dragons
15.10 - Best Books

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman - City of Bones (Cassandra Clare)
20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love - Big Red Tequila
20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended - Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston! - Shoot the Damn Dog (Sally Brantham)
20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF - The Yiddish Policemen's Union (Michael Chabon)
20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies - Sonora
20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial - Angle of Repose or The First Deadly Sin
20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder - Not to People Like Us: Hidden Abuse in Upscale Marriages
20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement - The First Deadly Sin or Oxygen
20.10 - Group Reads - Killers of the Flower Moon

25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening - The Omnivore's Dilemma or A Painted House or Little heathens; Option 3: Ella Minnow Pea
25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?)
25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30 - The Whole Enchilada and Blue Nights
25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work
25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective
25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer - Option 1: book with plant on cover; Option 2: Milk and Honey (bees on cover); Option 5: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People; The Four Agreements; People's History of the United States
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things
30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Task 30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC


message 39: by Candy (last edited Jun 07, 2017 05:25PM) (new)

Candy | 152 comments Candy's Reading Plan

5-Point Tasks:

5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters: Firebug by Lish McBride
5.2 - Location, Location, Location:
5.3 - Six Pack: Normal by Warren Ellis
5.4 - Best Laid Plans: 5.7- Modern Classics: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood **Page 1 on the Modern Classics list**
5.5 - June, July, August: Pork Pie Hat by Peter Straub **148 pages**
5.6 - Find Wisdom: Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella
5.7 - Medieval Times: Kiss of the Highlander by Karen Marie Moning **page 6**
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon:
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?: Deadmen Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder:

10-Point Tasks:

10.1. - Seven or Six?:
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin: The Dark Highlander by Karen Marie Moning **page 1**
10.3. - Lean on Me: The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
10.4. Surprise!: An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day: Battle Royale by Koushun Takami
10.6. Get Inspired:
10.7. They Go Together: One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter by Scaachi Koul
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who...":
10.9. In Case You Missed Them: Fellside by M.R. Carey
10.10. Gimme S’more:

15-Point Tasks:

15.1 - A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha:
Book 1:
Book 2:
15.2 - All’s Well Than Ends Well:
Book 1:A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis
Book 2: Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
15.3 - Common Good: Option 2: The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski
15.4 - Summer of Love: Option 2: The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins **Mount**
15.5 - Scan It: Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
15.6 - The Fugitive: Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
15.7 - Don't Leave Fingerprints:
15.8 - Sink Your Teeth Into This: Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously by Julie Powell
15.9 - Slaying Dragons: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
15.10 - Best Books: The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt **May 2011**

20-Point Tasks:

20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman:
Option 3: City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare**Page 2**
20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love:
Option 3: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoonc**Monopoly**
20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended:
Option B: The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey
20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!:
Option 2: The Cider House Rules by John Irving **Page 1**
20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF:
Option 1: The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons
Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies: Option 3: The Last American Vampire by Seth Grahame-Smith**Rolled 3**
20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial:
Option 1: The Wolves of Paris by Michael Wallace
20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters
20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement:
20.10 - Group Reads: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

25-Point Tasks:

25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps:
Option 2: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Option
25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening:
Book 1:
Book 2:
25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything:
Option 2 & 3: A Taste Of Blood Wine by Freda Warrington **Boat**
25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?):
Book 1:
Book 2:
25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30:
Book 1:
Book 2:
25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work:
Book 1: Heartless by Marissa Meyer
Book 2: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll **IL: MG - BL: 7.8 - AR Pts: 10**
25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream:
Option:
Option:
25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home:
Option 5:The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes**WWII Historic Fiction page 2**
Option:
25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective:
Book 1:
Book 2:
25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE:
Book A/Option 1: Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk**The Most Begun "Read But Unfinished" (Initiated) Book Ever/Page 3**
Book B/Option
25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting:
Option 2: City of Heavenly Fire **Rolled 6**
Option 3: Gwendy's Button Box by Stephen King
25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone:
Option 2: Waterfall by Lisa Tawn Bergren
Option 3: Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

30-Point Tasks:

30.1 - Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting:
Book 1:
Book 2:
30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer:
Option 5: The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty **page 3 #224*
Option 4: It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
30.3 - Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey: Option 2:
Book 1: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith **Page 2**
Book 2: City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author:
Book 1:
Book 2:
30.5 - Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books: Option
30.6 - Mazza1's Task: First Friday:
Book 1 Option 2: Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh **Catholic Fiction page 1**
Blook 2 Option 1: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton **First Published July 3, 2014**
30.7 - TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things:
Option 2: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford **Page 1**
Option 4: Me Before You by Jojo Moyes **Page 1**
30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?:
Book 1 Option B: What Is the What by Dave Eggers
Book 2 Option :
30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors:
Book 1 Option 4: The Help by Kathryn Stockett**page 2**
Book 2 Option 1: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield **books on cover**
30.10 - Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy:
Book 1: The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani **AUGUST**
Book 2: Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind
30.11 - Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange:
Book 1: Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray **New York**
Book 2: Borne by Jeff VanderMeer **2017**
30.12 - Wayne's Task: Canada 150!
Book 1 Option 4: The Love Interest by Cale Dietrich
Book 2 Option 2: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
30.13 - JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes: Option B
Book 1: Eat Cake by Jeanne Ray
Book 2: Empire Falls by Richard Russo
30.14 - Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC:
Option 3: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

50-Point Task:

Points:
Golden Oldies:
Big Book Tickets:

Total Points:
Total Golden Oldies:
Total Big Book Tickets:


message 40: by Jacki (last edited May 31, 2017 02:29PM) (new)

Jacki | 34 comments Jacki's Seasonal Reading Challenge - Summer 2017
01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017


Readerboard Name: jackattack
Challenge Score: 0
Last Post: -


5 Point Tasks

5.1 - Author's first and last name initials found in MEDIEVAL.
5.2 - Set 50% in a location of a medieval wonder: England, Italy, Turkey, China, Egypt.
5.3 - First published in a year that contains a 6.
5.4 - Book that fits one of the Spring 2017 5, 10 or 15 point tasks (not 5.4 or 5.10). (Spring task 5.5) - Page number includes 3, 4, or 5.
5.5 - Page number includes 6, 7, or 8.
5.6 - Sophia or a related name found in Behind the Name - Sophia in the title, subtitle or author's name.Banished or The Real Enemy
5.7 - Shelved 10 times as 'Medieval' from this list Popular Medieval BooksSeraphina
5.8 - One of these words in title: stawberry, rose, red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon. See specifics on task if word modified.A Court of Thorns and Roses
5.9 - Main page genre includes 'Romance' or 'Romantic'.
5.10 - Book of your choice.

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10 Point Tasks

10.1 - #6 or #7 in a series. Seventh Grave and No Body
10.2 - Book from Popular Druid Books list. Darkfever
10.3 - Word "lean" appears intact in the title/subtitle or author's name. Eleanor & Park
10.4 - Read a book mentioned in the Best Books you Accidentally Read thread. Can read book by any author mentioned in thread, or any number in series mentioned. A Northern Light
10.5 - Authors initials found in SHAKEN NOT STIRRED
10.6 - Read non-fiction biography or autobiography of a person listed on Time's 100 Most Influential List The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
10.7 - Number word on the cover. Must be written out. Ten Tiny Breaths
10.8 - Title/subtitle follows the formula "The (insert noun here) Who (insert verb here). The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
10.9 - Read a book from NPR's list of Best Books of 2016.
10.10 - Another book by an author you've read before but no re-reads.

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15 Point Tasks

15.1
-Read a book that is identified in the Goodreads metadata as book #1 in a series.
-Read a book that is identified in the Goodreads metadata as book #2 in a series.
15.2
-Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in “ness”. ex. madness, happiness, darkness.
-Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in ‘ful”. ex. beautiful, wonderful, powerful.
15.3 -
Option 1:
-Read a book written by an author whose FIRST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in first names in English: J, M, R, A, D, C.
- Read a book written by an author whose LAST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in last names in English: R, M, W, B, C, S.
Option 2: Read ONE book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements
15.4 -
Option 1:
-Read a book with a main page genre of Fantasy, Music or a genre that contains History or Historical.
-Read a book with a word in the title, subtitle or author's name from this list of performers who appeared at the Fantasy Fair and Magic Mountain Music Festival
Option 2: Read one book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements.
15.5 Read a book where ALL of the letters UPC are found in the title and/or subtitle.
15.6 Read a book with the main page genre Thriller.
15.7 Read a book set at least 50% in a location where cacao beans are grown.
15.8 Read a book with teeth on the cover.
15.9 Read a book with the word "Dragon" in the title or subtitle or that has been shelved at least 3 times as dragons on this list of Popular Dragons Books.
15.10Read a book from one of the Goodreads Newsletter Best Books of the Month lists.

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20 Point Task

20.10 Group discussion read - The Underground Railroad or Killers of the Flower Moon

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25 Point Tasks

25.1
25.2 Pick 2 of the options...
Option 1: Read a book from this list of Agriculture books - Popular Agriculture Books OR Popular Farming Books
Option 2: Select a book with an Audio edition that has a Narrator or Reader with their first and last initials in the words MARKET GARDENING. NOTE: You may read the book in any format, not just audiobook. See List
Option 3: Read a book that contains a vegetable from this list (see list) in the title, subtitle or series.

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30 Point Tasks

30.1
Book 1: Read a book with a TITLE of at least 2 words where every word in the title has the same number of letters. Numerals, symbols, punctuation marks within words and other characters count as letters, ex. can't = 5 letters, & = 1 letter.
Book 2: Using the letter count of a word from Book 1’s title, read a book with that number of words in the TITLE. All words count including articles. Numerals and symbols such as “&” count as words. Spaces determine words.

30.2 Two book task. Read one book from each of two different options.
- Read a book with a living plant (tree, flower, fruit growing on plant) on the cover. The plant must be shown in nature or living in a pot (with roots) to qualify.
- Read a book with bees (or a bee) on the cover.
- Read a book with the main page genre environment or nature. These may be stand alone or embedded.
- Read a book whose author’s initials can be found in VACATION.
- Select a book from the first fifteen (15) pages of the list Books that changed your view on life

30.3 Choose one of the following options and read book 1 and book 2 from that option. You must read two books with a total page count of at least 500 pages.
Option 1:
-Read any book that is at least 500 pages long.
-Read any book from Buzzfeed's list of the 25 most challenging books you will ever read.
Option 2:
-Read a book that has been shelved as 'classics' at least 2,000 times on this Goodreads list.
- Read a book that has been on your TBR for at least a year.
Option 3:
- Read a book by a single author who appears on Wikipedia's list of writers of airport novels. --
Read a book with any of the following items on the cover: (view spoiler)

30.4 This is a two book task, combined total of 500 pages.
Book 1: Read a book of your choice written by a single author. Book 2: Read a book with at least one word in the title/subtitle that begins with each of the initials of the author of book .

30.5 Read 1 or 2 books, but you must read a minimum of 600 pages.
-Re-read a book you last read a decade or more ago, to see how you or it has changed over time.
-Read a book with all author initials found in the two phrases SO IT GOES and/or I CHING. You can use both phrases.
-Read a book with the main page genre World War II. The genre may be standalone or embedded.

30.6 2 BOOK TASK - choose 1 book from each of 2 different options.
- Read a book first published between 25th June and July 7th (inclusive) of any year.
- Read a book from the first 2 pages of one of these lists: Catholic Fiction, Notable Atheist Books, Wicca/Pagan Based Fiction
- Read a book whose title, not including subtitles, exceeds two words and is either alliterative or a tautogram

30.7 Choose two books from two different options,
- Read a book with all the letters of JUNETEENTH in the title, subtitle and/or author's name.
- Read a book from this Goodreads list on WWII fiction
- Read a book with sunglasses on the cover.
- Read a book from that features characters who use a wheelchair (see list).
- Read a book with one of the top 100 dog names as the author’s first or last name.

30.82 book task, pick an option)
Book 1
- Read a book set at least 50% in a country where one of your ancestors came from OR
- Read a book either fiction or nonfiction about an immigrant.
Book 2
- Read a book with a cover that shows the type of transportation that immigrant used such as a ship, a plane, a pair of shoes.

30.9 2 book challenge, pick from following options
- Read a book with one of the following objects on the cover:
- Read a book whose author’s initials can be found in the phrase SENIOR YEAR.
- Read a book with one of the following words intact in the title or subtitle: MOUNTAIN, OCEAN, BRIDGE, HIKE, TRAIL.
- Book voted for at least 3 times on Best_School_Assigned_Books list
- Read a book with the main page genre Food and Drink, Cooking, or Health.

30.10
Book 1 - Read a book written by a single author whose initials can be found in Either the word AUGUST OR in the word BONUS, NOT a combination of both words.
Book 2 - Read a book whose title(subtitles are excluded) contains ALL the letters in the word PARTY.

30.11
Book 1: Read a book set at least 50 percent in one of the states used as a setting in the series: Washington, British Columbia (Canada), Oregon, South Dakota, Nevada, New York
Book 2: Read a book first published in 1992 or in 2017

30.12 2 of the following 4 options, total page ct 600
- Read a book by an author whose first, last, and any middle initials are found in the word SESQUICENTENNIAL.
- Read a book from one of these lists about family relationships:
- Read a book that a) you checked out from a library and b) is set at least 50% in Canada.
- Read a book with a cover that is at least 50% red/white.

30.13 1 of the following 3 options, read both
Option 1
- Read a book with the word old, forgotten, broken, unused in the title/subtitle.
- Read a book with Retelling as a main page genre
Option 2
- Read a book with a white dress, bowtie, gold band, diamond ring, or cake /cake slice on the cover.
- Read a book with an author whose initials can be found in MRANDMRS
Option 3
- Read a book first published in 2017 that you have long anticipated.
- Read a book with a house or a porch on the cover.

30.14 Read one or two books, but the total number of pages read must be at least 600.
- Read a book by a single author whose first and last name initials can be found in the phrase "IN IT FOR THE BOOKS."
- Read a book with both a 1 and a 5 found in the publication year
- Read a book from this Popular Book Report Books list.
- Read a book by a single author whose first and last name initials can be found in "GRAND PRIZE WINNER".


message 41: by Plethora (last edited Jul 16, 2017 12:06PM) (new)

Plethora (bookworm_r) | 3 comments Plethora's Summer Task

5 Point Tasks

5.1 - Author's first and last name initials found in MEDIEVAL.

5.2 - Set 50% in a location of a medieval wonder: England, Italy, Turkey, China, Egypt.

5.3 - First published in a year that contains a 6.

5.4 - Book that fits one of the Spring 2017 5, 10 or 15 point tasks (not 5.4 or 5.10). (Spring task 5.5) - Page number includes 3, 4, or 5.

5.5 - Page number includes 6, 7, or 8. (print book on GR required for page count)

5.6 - Sophia or a related name found in Behind the Name - Sophia in the title, subtitle or author's name.

5.7 - Shelved 10 times as 'Medieval' from this list Popular Medieval Books

5.8 - One of these words in title: strawberry, rose, red, hay, hot, thunder, buffalo, green, grass, corn, sturgeon.

5.9 - Main page genre includes 'Romance' or 'Romantic'.

5.10 - Book of your choice.

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10 Point Tasks

10.1 - Read a book that is #6 or #7 in a series.

10.2 - Book from Popular Druid Books list.

10.3 - Read a book in which the word "lean" appears intact in the title/subtitle or author's name.

10.4 - Read a book mentioned in the Best Books you Accidentally Read thread.

10.5 - Authors initials found in SHAKEN NOT STIRRED

10.6 - Read non-fiction biography or autobiography of a person listed on Time's 100 Most Influential List

10.7 - Number word on the cover. Must be written out.

10.8 - Title/subtitle follows the formula "The (insert noun here) Who (insert verb here).

10.9 - Read a book from NPR's list of Best Books of 2016.

10.10 - Another book by an author you've read before but no re-reads.

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15 Point Tasks

15.1
-Read a book that is identified as book #1 in a series.
-Read a book that is identified as book #2 in a series.

15.2
-Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in “ness”. ex. madness, happiness, darkness.
-Read a book with a word in the title or subtitle that ENDS in ‘ful”. ex. beautiful, wonderful, powerful.

15.3 -
Option 1:
-Read a book written by an author whose FIRST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in first names in English: J, M, R, A, D, C.
- Read a book written by an author whose LAST name as it appears on Goodreads begins with a letter that appears on this list of the most common initial letters in last names in English: R, M, W, B, C, S.
Option 2: Read ONE book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements

15.4 -
Option 1:
-Read a book with a main page genre of Fantasy, Music or a genre that contains History or Historical.
-Read a book with a word in the title, subtitle or author's name from this list of performers who appeared at the Fantasy Fair and Magic Mountain Music Festival
Option 2: Read one book that fulfills both Book 1 and Book 2 requirements.

15.5 Read a book where ALL of the letters UPC are found in the title and/or subtitle.

15.6 Read a book with the main page genre Thriller.

15.7 Read a book set at least 50% in a location where cacao beans are grown.

15.8 Read a book with teeth on the cover.

15.9 Read a book with the word "Dragon" in the title or subtitle or that has been shelved at least 3 times as dragons on this list of Popular Dragons Books.

15.10Read a book from one of the Goodreads Newsletter Best Books of the Month lists.

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20 Point Task

20.1 Read ONE book from the following options.
-Option 1: SECRET IDENTITY: Read a book by an author who uses a pseudonym.
-Option 2: DOUBLE TROUBLE: Read a book whose title consists of all words beginning with the same letter (two word minimum).
-Option 3: SUPERHEROINE: Read a book from the I am Woman Hear Me Roar listopia.

20.2 Chose from one of the following options.
Option 1 – Read a book first published between July 1974 and July 1989, inclusive.
Option 2 – Read a book with the word “lake” intact in the title or subtitle or that has a picture of a lake on the cover
Option 3 – Read a book written by a single author whose initials can be found in the words MONOPOLY or TRIVIAL PURSUIT.

20.3 This is a one book task, choose Option A or Option B.
Option A: For this task read a book on this list from the New York Review Books.
Option B: Read a book which has at least 1000 Goodreads Reviews. You can find the number of reviews under the author's name, at the far right hand side.

20.4 - Choose one option and read one book.
Option 1: Read a book whose author’s initials can be found in the words HARVARD and/or MIT.
Option 2: Read a book found on the first five pages of the New England Books listopia.
Option 3: Read a non-fiction book with one of the following main page genres: Biology, Business, Chemistry, Health, Nature, or Science.
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25 Point Tasks

25.1
25.2 Pick 2 of the options...
Option 1: Read a book from this list of Agriculture books - Popular Agriculture Books OR Popular Farming Books
Option 2: Select a book with an Audio edition that has a Narrator or Reader with their first and last initials in the words MARKET GARDENING. NOTE: You may read the book in any format, not just audiobook. See List
Option 3: Read a book that contains a vegetable from this list (see list) in the title, subtitle or series.


message 43: by Jenny (last edited May 28, 2017 03:25PM) (new)

Jenny | 54 comments This summer I'm making an effort to clear my shelves of unread books, so here I go!

5.1 Nära hem
5.2 Catch-22
5.3 Legionärerna / Gomorra
5.4
5.5. Where the rock splits the sky
5.6. Sofies värld
5.7. Ringaren i Notre-Dame
5.8. Raise the red lantern / Röda rummet / Afrikas gröna berg
5.9. Mansfield Park
5.10

10.1. The Last Sacrifice
10.2. Daggerspell / Elzabeth's legacy
10.3.
10.4. Middlesex
10.5. Min första kärlek
10.6. I am Malala
10.7. En berättelse om sju hängda
10.8. Pojken som inte fanns
10.9.
10.10. Äcklet / Fallet / Havets spegel / Strindberg / Nostromo / Jorden runt på 80 dagar / Boktjuven

15.1 Dune & Paganinikontraktet
15.2 The Talent Code & _______
15.3 Pojken i randig pyjamas
15.4 Slutet &
15.5
15.6 By the light of the moon
15.7
15.8
15.9 Assassin's apprentice
15.10 Ett litet liv

20.1
20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.8
20.9
20.10 Station eleven

25-ers

30.1 Eugénie Grandet &
30.2
30.3 The Dragon Reborn & To the Lighthouse
30.4
30.5
30.6
30.7
30.8
30.9
30.10
30.11
30.12
30.13

50


message 44: by Bridgit (new)

Bridgit | 515 comments Bridgit's Reading Plan
5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's BerlinThe Bookstore by Deborah Meyler
5.2 - Location, Location, Location

5.3 - Six Pack
A Great Reckoning

5.4 - Best Laid Plans
Wool Omnibus

5.5 - June, July, August
Big Little Lies

5.6 - Find Wisdom
A Dangerous Beauty

5.7 - Medieval Times
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England

5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Woman in Red

5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
Circle of Fire

5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder


message 45: by Jammin Jenny (last edited Aug 31, 2017 06:08PM) (new)

Jammin Jenny (jamminjenny) | 654 comments JamminJenny's Seasonal Summer 2017 Reading Challenge
June 1, 2017 - August 31, 2017


Notes:
GO is for books prior to 1950
BB tickets: 1 for 500, 2 for 750, 3 for 1000

Challenge Score: 915/1270
BB Tickets: 6
GO Tickets: 9
Last Post #2480


5 point tasks (45/50)
Task 5.1 A Wo(Man) of Letters - Read a book written by an author whose first and last name initials can be found in MEDIEVAL. -
The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom by Alison Love read 8/11

Task 5.2 Location, Location, Location Dick Francis's Gamble set in England, read 7/31
Task 5.3 Six Pack - Logan's Run first published in 1967 - using pass to read a book under 150 pages
Task 5.4 Best Laid Plans
Spring 2017 Task 5.2 - Location, Location, Location - Requiem for a Mezzo set in England

Task 5.5 June, July, August - Locke & Key, Vol. 2: Head Games 160 pages
Task 5.6 Find Wisdom Stardoom by Sophia Kingston
Task 5.7 Medieval Times Romeo and Juliet, 1 GO
Task 5.8 Under the Summer Moon Ink, Red, Dead read 8/19Task 5.9 Isn't It Romantic Cranberry Bluff
Task 5.10 Your Own 8th Wonder - free choice

10 point tasks (70/100)
Task 10.1 Seven or Six - Death of a Prankster #7 in Hamish Macbeth series
Task 10.2 Celebrate Alban Hefin A Quest of Heroes (page 1)
Task 10.3 Lean on Me - A Distant Murder: A Sparrow Falls Mystery #1 by Donna McLean
Task 10.4 Surprise! - Shutter Island
Task 10.5 June 19 National Martini Day Doctor Sleep by Stephen King read 6/17 525 pages, claiming 1 BB ticket
Task 10.6 Get Inspired First Women: The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies, Michelle Obama, 2013, read 8/14
Task 10.7 They Go Together Eight Hundred Grapes by Laura Dave
Task 10.8 "The (Fill in the Blank) Who..." The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts
Task 10.9 In Case You Missed Them - The Widow, read 7/28
Task 10.10 Gimme S'More - Small Favor, this book is new to me

15 point tasks (90/150)
Task 15.1 A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha - Read #1 in a series, Read #2 in a series
Book 1: Somebody Tell Aunt Tillie She's Dead Toadwitch #1 read 6/11
Book 2: Just Good Friends Escape to New Zealand #2 read 6/10

Task 15.2 All's Well that Ends Well
Book 1: The Art of Happiness
Book 2: Sinful Intent
Task 15.3 Common Good
Option 2: The Clockwork God by Jamie Sedgwick
Task 15.4 Summer of Love
Option 2: The House of Closed Doors - band The Doors, MPG historical read 6/15

Task 15.5 Scan It - Read a book with the letters UPC in the title/subtitle
Fast Food Maniac: From Arby's to White Castle, One Man's Supersized Obsession with America's Favorite Food
Task 15.6 The Fugitive - read a thriller
The Manchurian Candidate read 6/21

Task 15.7 Don't Leave Fingerprints Dearly Devoted Dexter set in Florida, USA
Task 15.8 Sink Your Teeth Into This
Talking as Fast as I Can From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between by Lauren Graham

Task 15.10 Best Books
You on October 2014 list


20 point tasks (180/200)
Task 20.1 - Most Improved Player - Lauren Jodi's task: Wonder Woman, Option 1: SECRET IDENTITY - Revival by Stephen King
Task 20.2 - Rookie at the Top - Brooklyn's Task: Lake Lida Love
Option 3 - Hyde by Lauren Stewart, LS found in triviaL purSuit
Task 20.3 - Best Review - Heather (Gibby)'s Task: Highly Recommended Option B - Allegiant over 60,000 reviews
Task 20.4 – Golden Oldies – Kristi CO’s Task: Bound for Boston!
Option 1 - The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, read 7/14, first published in 1844, 786 pages (claiming 1 GO ticket and 2 BB tickets)

Task 20.5 - Bigger is Better - Jukka's Task: SF, F, & WTF
Option B - The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh media tie-in, read 8/9 520 pages, claiming one BB ticket

Task Task 20.6 - Seasoned Reader- Marie-Anne's Task: Medieval Time Technologies - I rolled a 3
Option 1 Printing Press Across the Wilderness, 3 words in title

Task 20.7 - Shorter is Sweeter - Sandi's Task: Sunshine Mining Memorial Option 3 - Preppers Road March read 7/30
Task 20.8 - Nickels and Dimes - Nick KY’s Task: Dark Age Wonder Dark Lover read 6/25
Task 20.9 - Moderator’s Pet – Book Concierge: Happy Retirement Option B - Run the World: My 3,500-Mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe by Becky Wade read 6/14
Task 20.10 - Group Reads Station Eleven

25 point tasks (300/300) - all done!
Task 25.1 Justme's Task: Peace Corps
Option 1 - Jamaica -Environment Nature's Allies: Eight Conservationists Who Changed Our World - the information will help me understand how to help change Jamaica's environment - 272 pages, read 8/4
Option 2 - Insurgent read 6/11

Task 25.2 - Shanna Redwind's Task: Market Gardening
Option 1 - Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life read 7/15
Option 2 - Maybe Someday narrated by Angela Goethals (A G in Market Gardening) read 6/5

Task 25.3 - Diane Whitney's Task: First Time for Everything
Option 1 - The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan, new to me author, debut book, read 7/14, 278 pages
Option 2 - new to me series Southern Spirits 270 pages read 7/8
Total pages = 548

Task 25.4 - Tien's Task: Hi! My name is (what?) - 500 pages
Book 1 - As the Pig Turns (Agatha Raisin #22) read 6/28, 292 pages
Book 2 - The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories by Agatha Christie read 6/27, 224 pages (paperback edition)
Total pages read = 518 pages
Name: AGATHA

Task 25.5 - KatieGirl's Task: Whole30
Option 2 - Gladiators vs Zombies: Iron Age of the Dead read 6/9
Option 3 - Darkly Dreaming Dexter read 6/17

Task 25.6 - Lavender's Task: Derivative Work
Book 1: The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Born read 6/30
Book 2: The Gunslinger read 6/27

Task 25.7 - TrishHartUK's Task: Strawberries and Cream
Option 1 - 4.50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie read 6/13
Option 2 - Hidden read 7/28

Task 25.8 - Chris MD's Task: Quincy, You’re My Home
Option 2 - Death at a Diner read 7/6
Option 3 - Blackberry Pie Murder read 7/22

Task 25. 9 - MegSCL's Task: Your Objective - hat
Book 1: The Roman Hat Mystery read 8/1, first published in 1929 (claiming one GO ticket) - hat in the title
Book 2: Max and Mrs. Stroud by Mark Bondurant - hat on the cover, read 8/12

Task 25.10 - BellaGBear's Task: OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE
Option A, Option 2 - I Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard Matheson read 7/22
Option B, Option 2 - The Shining read 6/15, I haven't read this book since I was younger than 18

Task 25.11 - Sarah E's Task: Treasure Hunting
Book 1 - I chose W and read Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail read 7/3
Book 2 - I rolled a 3 and a 3 = 6, book 6, The Mystery of the Blue Train read 7/4

Task 25.12 - Amanda A's Task passed to McCathy: Trip to Yellowstone
Option 3 - The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas read 6/19
Option 5 - Casino Royale MPG Adventure read 7/28


30 point tasks (240/420)

Task 30.1 Dlmrose's task: But Who's Counting
Book 1: Paper Towns - 5 letters each word
Book 2: Death of a Crafty Knitter - 5 word title

Task 30.2 - Ava Catherine’s Task: Celebrate Summer
Option 1 - The Bridges of Madison County living trees on the cover, read 6/28
Option 3 - The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie read 8/5, initially published in 1920, claiming one GO ticket)

Task 30.3 Bryony's Task: Enjoy the Journey
Option 2: I am the walrus
Book 1: Northanger Abbey read 6/1, on page 1 of list, claiming one GO ticket initially published in 1817)
Book 2: Killer Cannoli added to my TBR July 17, 2016, read 8/11/16

Task 30.4. Sandy's Task: Follow the Author
Book 1 - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by Alexander Freed read 8/4
Book 2 - Faries and Folk of Ireland read 8/31, A (and) and F (Faries) are in tht title and the author's initials


Task 30.5 Catherine T's Task: Inspired by Books
Option 2: Mississippi Blood by Greg Iles - 704 pages

Task 30.6 Mazza1's Task: First Friday
Option 1: A Fair Murder first published July 1, 2015
Option 3: Fallen Fret

Task 30.7 TessaVanessa's Task: My Favorite Things

Task 30.8 - Diana K’s Task: Where am I From and How Did I Get Here?
Option A Book 1: Bleak House read 7/8
Book 2: Taking the Titanic by James Patterson read 6/26

Task 30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors
Book 1 - Death of a Policeman (Hamish Macbeth, #29) by M.C. Beaton, dirt on cover read 8/7
Book 4 - Thirteen Reasons Why page 4, read 8/11


Task 30.9 - Dakimel's Task: Rising Seniors

Task 30.10 Andy P's Task: Calendar Boy
Book 1: Jagged Love by Nicole Simone - 210 pages
Book 2: Guilty Pleasures - 355 pages

Task 30.11 Perletwo's task: A Place Both Wonderful and Strange
Book 1: Frostbite read 7/24, 336 pages
Book 2: All By Myself, Alone, published in 2017 - 336 pages
Total pages = 672

Task 30.13 JennRenee's Task: A Busy Year of Changes
Option B
Book 1: white dress Damsel in Distress read 7/20 252 pages
Book 2: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (RS in MRANDMRS) - 393 pages, read 7/14
Total pages = 545 pages

Task 30.14 Brooke TX's Task: SRC vs. SRC
Book 2 - Queen of the Universe by Geralyn Corcillo first published in 2015, 294 pages, read 8/2
Book 3 - Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins on page 1, read 6/29


50 point task
Task 50.1 - Diane's Task: On the Mend


message 46: by Shanna_redwind (last edited Jun 06, 2017 06:35PM) (new)

Shanna_redwind | 654 comments Shanna Redwind's Reading Plan

5 Point Tasks:
5.1
5.2
5.3 Ethan of Athos 1986
5.4
5.5
5.6
5.7
5.8 Vanish with the Rose audio
5.9
5.10

0/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1 Vengeance in Death
10.2
10.3
10.4 Shutter Island
10.5 Lights Out: A Cyberattack, A Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath
10.6
10.7One Second After One Second After (After, #1) by William R. Forstchen
10.8
10.9
10.10

0/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1
15.2
15.3
15.4
15.5
15.6 The Fireman
15.7
15.8 Fire & Ash
15.9 Blood of Dragons
15.10

0/150

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20 Point Tasks:
20.1
20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6
20.7 The Disaster Diaries: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Apocalypse audio
20.8
20.9
20.10

0/200

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25 Point Tasks:
25.1
25.2
Book 1 Option 2 The Secret Garden Narrated by Eric Root
Book 2
25.3
25.4
25.5
25.6
25.7
25.8
25.9
25.10

0/250

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30 Point Tasks:
30.1
30.2
30.3
30.4
30.5
30.6
30.7
30.8
30.9
30.10
Book 1 The Dead I Know print
Book 2 March Upcountry

0/300

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50 Point Task:
50.1

0/50


message 47: by Nicola (last edited Aug 25, 2017 11:21AM) (new)

Nicola | 1415 comments 10/10 = 50
5.1 - A (Wo)Man of Letters - The Vice Consul
5.2 - Location, Location, Location - Emma Change to A Room of One's Own
5.3 - Six Pack - French
5.4 - Best Laid Plans - 5.5 ほんと野獣 3 Honto Yajuu 3
5.5 - June, July, August - ほんと野獣 4 Honto Yajuu 4
5.6 - Find Wisdom - The Grand Sophy
5.7 - Medieval Times - Monk's Hood
5.8 - Under the Summer Moon - Antic Hay
5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic? - ほんと野獣 5 Honto Yajuu 5
5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder - Like the beast 8


10/10 = 100
10.1. - Seven or Six? - ほんと野獣 7 Honto Yajuu 7
10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin - The Black Cauldron
10.3. - Lean on Me - Pollyanna
10.4. Surprise! - Catching Fire
10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day - A in SHAKEN NOT STIRRED - Reginald
10.6. Get Inspired - March: Book One
10.7. They Go Together - No One Writes to the Colonel and Other Stories
10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..." - The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare
10.9. In Case You Missed Them - The Gustav Sonata
10.10. Gimme S’more - The Devil's Novice


8/10 = 120
15.1 A One and A Two Cha Cha Cha - Read #1 in a series, Read #2 in a series
Book 1: ほんと野獣 1 Honto Yajuu 1 Book 2: ほんと野獣 2 Honto Yajuu 2
Task 15.2 All's Well that Ends Well
Book 1: The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Book 2: The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More
Task 15.3 Common Good
Option 2: The Sittaford Mystery
Task 15.4 Option 2: Caverns of the Snow Witch
Task 15.5 Scan It - Read a book with the letters UPC in the title/subtitle - The expedition of Humphrey Clinker

Task 15.6 The Fugitive - Smiley's People
Task 15.7 Don't Leave Fingerprints - Rain and Other South Sea Stories; Dom Casmurro
Task 15.8 Sink Your Teeth Into This - ほんと野獣 6 Honto Yajuu 6
Task 15.9 Slaying Dragons - Searching for Dragons
Task 15.10 Best Books - Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2


10/10 = 200
20.1 -Wonder Woman - Dead Man's Ransom
20.2 - Lake Lida Love - Memoirs of Hadrian
20.3 - Highly Recommended - The Old Devils (2)
20.4 – Bound for Boston! - The Crucible
20.5 - SF, F, & WTF - Childhood's End
20.6 - Medieval Time Technologies - One Corpse Too Many
20.7 - Sunshine Mining Memorial - Postern of Fate, Salt
20.8 - Dark Age Wonder - The Left Hand of Darkness
20.9 - Happy Retirement - Murder Is Easy
20.10 Group Read - Station Eleven


11/12 = 275
25.1 Peace Corps - 1. Talk French; 2. The Blue Castle
25.2 - Market Gardening - 2. Time's Arrow; 3. Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters
25.3 - First Time for Everything - The Last Chronicle of Barset
25.4 - Hi! My name is (what?) - 1.Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death; 2. The Labors of Hercules
25.5 - Whole30 - 2. Girls in Their Married Bliss; 3. Love's Labor's Lost
25.6 - Derivative Work - 1. The Politically Correct Ultimate Storybook: Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, Politically Correct Holiday Stories, Once Upon a More Enlightened Time, 2. The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
25.7 - Strawberries and Cream - 1. A in STRAWBERRIES AND CREAM;1. Wild Strawberries 4. Opposites Attract

25.8 - Quincy, You’re My Home - 4. Treasure Island; 6. The Quiet Gentleman
25. 9 - Your Objective - The Card: A Story of Adventure in the Five Towns; 2. The Passion
25.10 - OLD LOVE AND NEW LOVE - 1. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer; 2. Asterix Omnibus, vol. 4
25.11 - Treasure Hunting - 2. (5) The Leper of Saint Giles; 4. Villette
25.12 - Trip to Yellowstone - 2. A River Runs Through It and Other Stories; 5. Mrs. Pollifax and the Second Thief


11/14 = 330
30.1- Eugene Onegin
A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age
30.2 - Celebrate Summer - 1. The Return of the Native 5. The Things They Carried
30.3 - Enjoy the Journey - 1. Emma(1) ; 2. Laura
30.4 - Follow the Author - 1.The Toys of Peace; Summer Will Show

30.5 - Inspired by Books -2. Silas Marner; 3. The Book Thief,
30.6 - First Friday - 2. The Heart of the Matter; 3. The Seven Serpents
30.7 - My Favorite Things - 1. JUNETEENTH - Go Tell It on the Mountain; 5. Oscar Wilde plays
30.8 - Where am I From and How Did I Get Here? - 1. The Pardoner's Prologue and Tale 2. The Red Room

30.9 - Rising Seniors - 1. Classroom objects Heavy Weather; 2. A in SENIOR YEAR I'm Not Scared ; 3. The Magic Mountain?; 4. The Hunger Games
30.10 - Calendar Boy - 1. The Brandons; 2. Pearls, Girls And Monty Bodkin
30.11 - A Place Both Wonderful and Strange - 1. All the Pretty Horses; 2. Seize the Day
30.12 - Canada 150! - 1. A in SESQUICENTENNIAL The Wife; 2. The Poisonwood Bible
30.13 - A Busy Year of Changes - 1. Dealing with Dragons; 2. I Am Legend

30.14 - SRC vs. SRC - 2. Gormenghast; 4. St. Peter's Fair

50.01 - 2. Cancer Ward; 4. The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side; 6. A in PHYSICAL THERAPY Murder In The Mews



message 48: by Pam (last edited Jun 12, 2017 06:46AM) (new)

Pam (bluegrasspam) Bluegrass Pam's Plan

Goal: Read 15 books I own (marked with an "O") and total of 20+
*- Currently reading
Points reported: 20
Total Books: 1 Books Owned: 0 Tasks: 1

5.1 The Circle (O)
5.4 Moonshadows (O)
5.5 The Underpainter (O)
5.6 Sophie's World (O)
10.1 Uther (O)
10.9 Smoke (O)
15.1#1 & a #2 in a series
15.3 The Free World (O)
15.4 Cloudstreet (O)
15.5 The Yiddish Policemen's Union (O)
15.6 Dragon Teeth
20.1
20.2
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.6 Gwendy's Button Box
20.7
208. DARK= The Red and the Black (O)
20.9
20.10 Killers of the Flower Moon *
25.2
#1 American Gods (narrator: George Guidall) (O) *
#2 Dandelion Wine or The Artichoke Queen (O)
25.3 #3 500 pp+ The Book of Strange New Things (SNOB) (O)
25.4
#1The Wreath
#2The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
25.6
25.5
#1Poor Man's Feast: A Love Story of Comfort, Desire, and the Art of Simple Cooking (O)
#2 All the Time in the World: New and Selected Stories
25.6
*#1 Dodger
#2 Oliver Twist
25.8
#1 Independence Day by Richard Ford (Pres Ford) (O)
#6 Mr. Mercedes
30.1
#1 Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances (O)
#2 The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair (O)
30.3 (500 pp)
#1 The Poisonwood Bible (O)
#2 Underworld (O)
30.4 (no kids, 500 pp)
#1 Archangel by Andrea Barrett (256 pp) (O)
#2 The Air We Breathe (297 pp) (O)
30.5
#2 Absolution (272 pp)
#3 The Women in the Castle (368 pp)
30.9
#1Up and Down (O)
#2 Salt to the Sea (O)
30.10 (no kids, 500pp)
#1Are You Somebody?: The Accidental Memoir of a Dublin Woman (224pp) (O)
#2The Sympathizer (371 pp) (O)
30.11
#1 BUtterfield 8 -NY
#2 The Burning Ground(O) or The Fortunate Ones - Pub 2017 (O)
30.12
#1 To Siberia (O)
#2 Middlesex (O)
#4 red & white cover- The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up (O)
30.13
#1The Old Capital
#2 Emma
30.14 (1 or 2 books; 600 pp)
#1 On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (288 pp) (O)
#4 Four Letters of Love (342 pp) (O)


message 49: by Diana S (last edited Jun 12, 2017 10:32PM) (new)

Diana S | 40 comments Diana S - Summer 2017 Reading Plan ✔ ★★★



5 Point Tasks:
5.1
5.2
✔ 5.3 Six Pack (post #163/pg.4)
Published: July 26, 2016
Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty (6/7/17) ★★★★
5.4
5.5
5.6
5.7
5.8
5.9
5.10

5/50

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10 Point Tasks:
10.1
10.2
10.3
10.4
✔ 10.5 June 19 - National Martini Day (post # 103/pg.3) (repost #284/pg.6)
Author's Initials in SHAKEN NOT STIRRED
Tom Rob Smith's Child 44 (6/2/17) ★★★★ (509 pp. - BBT)
10.6
10.7
10.8
10.9
10.10

10/100

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15 Point Tasks:
15.1
15.2
15.3
15.4
15.5
✔ 15.6 The Fugitive (post #358/pg.8)
(MPG - Thriller)
The Book of Lies by Brad Meltzer (6/12/17) ★★★★
15.7
15.8
15.9
15.10

15/150

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20 Point Tasks:
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25 Point Tasks:
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30 Point Tasks:
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50 Point Task:
50.1

0/50


message 50: by Elaine (last edited Jul 25, 2017 07:56AM) (new)

Elaine Summer 2017 Task Book Possibilities

There are 67 tasks.
The Challenge point goal is 1270.
Last Completed Task Posted in Message #: 1711

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5 Point Tasks

100 page minimum; One 5 point book may have 80-99 pages

POSTED 5. 1 A (Wo)Man of Letters
Gathering Storm

POSTED 5.2 - Location, Location, Location
A Double-Edged Sword

POSTED 5.3 - Six Pack
Berzerker

POSTED 5.4 - Best Laid Plans
Scorched Edges

POSTED 5.5 - June, July, August
Salvation

POSTED 5.6 - Find Wisdom
Three to Ride

POSTED 5.7 - Medieval Times
Mystique

POSTED 5.8 - Under the Summer Moon
Black Rose

POSTED 5.9 - Isn’t It Romantic?
Hunter

POSTED 5.10- Your Own 8th Wonder
The Closet Boy

10 point tasks

POSTED 10.1. - Seven or Six?:
Push

POSTED 10.2 - Celebrate Alban Hefin
Kiss of the Goblin Prince

POSTED 10.3. - Lean on Me
The Happiness Project: Or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun

POSTED 10.4. Surprise!
Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters

POSTED 10.5. June 19 - National Martini Day
Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal

POSTED 10.6. Get Inspired
J. K. Rowling: A Biography

POSTED 10.7. They Go Together
Thirty Things

POSTED 10.8. "The (Fill In The Blank) Who..."
The Boy Who Sneaks in My Bedroom Window

POSTED 10.9. In Case You Missed Them
When the Sea Turned to Silver

POSTED 10.10. Gimme S’more
Kitten and Puppy


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