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Diana S | 2010 comments Mod
Here's the spot to help you with your plan for this month's reading.


message 2: by Becky (last edited Jun 19, 2017 04:37AM) (new)

Becky (becnelli) Becky's Reading Plan for June

One Point Tasks

1.1 Fight the Filthy Fly
Read a book that has an insect's/bug's name in the title
Lord of the Flies by William Golding

1.2 (Sam F's task) Pick a Genre
Read a book with Memoir, Biography, or Auto-Biography as its main page genre.
The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

1.3 Roses
Read a book with flower(s) on the cover.
The Mime Order (The Bone Season, #2) by Samantha Shannon

1.4 June Birthdays
Ken Follett (6/5) and Pearl S. Buck (6/26).
Author's first name: P,K,E,A,N,R,L
Author's last name: F,B,O,U,L,C,E,K,T
TBD

1.5 National Gardening Exercise Day
Read a book with the word "Garden" in its title. -OR- a book about someone who exercises. (such as: jogging, walking,swimming, golfing etc....)
TBD

1.6 Celebrate the Author
Member's Choice: Amber
Read a book written by Liane Moriarty
Bonus Point: If you read a second book by this author.
TBD

1.7 (Linda C task) Zodiac signs for June
Gemini (twins) & Cancer (crab)
Read a book featuring twins or major character has serious illness or setting is by the sea
TBD

Two Point Tasks

2.1 (Sam F's task) Word Search
Word List: Light, Water, Rest, Time, End, Things, ?,?
TBD
TBD

Options: Water for Elephants, A Time to Be Born, Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II, The Time Machine, The Time Traveler's Wife, Then We Came to the End, After the End, The Things We Wish Were True

2.2 Let's Play Scrabble
Read a book where you found all the letters in the title -OR- you found all the letters in the Author's name.

Seven Tiles Drawn (E,E,R,H,A,T,M)
Neal Shusterman's UnDivided

Seven Tiles Drawn (I,E,S,K,H,T,G)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

2.3 (Bethany's Task) Adopt A Cat Month

Figaro - tuxedo kitty: black and white cover -OR- MC has to attend a formal event
TBD

Phoenix - scaredy cat: horror genre -OR- MC is nervous a lot of the time
TBD

2.4 (Linda C's task) Famous June's

June Carter Cash (singer songwriter)
Read a book with Music as the MPG or where a character is a musician or there is a musical instrument on the cover (show cover) or the setting is Appalachia
TBD

June Allyson (actress who played Jo in one version of Little Women)
Read Little Women or a book featuring a large group of siblings (4 or more) or where the main character is a writer or aspiring author
TBD

2.5 Surprise Me
Read Two Books
TBD
TBD

Three Point Task

3.1 (Bethany's Task) All About Alliteration
Read three books that all start with the same letter (excluding a, an, the).
TBD
TBD
TBD

Five Point Task

5.1 (Spell-out task) Wedding Bells
Spell-out the word BRIDE or GROOM
G - ✖ Gandert, Sean's Lost in Arcadia: A Novel - Did not finish
R - Repino, Robert's Mort e
O - Only Revolutions by Mark Z. Danielewski
O - Orchids and Stone by Lisa Preston
M - Morning Star by Pierce Brown


message 3: by Diana S (last edited Jun 04, 2017 01:20AM) (new)

Diana S | 2010 comments Mod
Diana S Reading Plan for June

1.1 Fight the Filthy Fly
insect's/bug's name in the title/cover
The Butterfly Cabinet by Bernie McGill

1.2 (Sam F's task) Pick a Genre
Memoir, Biography, or Auto-Biography on MPG

1.3 Roses
flower(s) on cover.
Tumbleweeds by Leila Meacham

1.4 June Birthdays
Ken Follett (6/5) and Pearl S. Buck (6/26)
author's first name/P,K,E,A,N,R,L
author's last name/F,B,O,U,L,C,E,K,T
Anjali Banerjee's Haunting Jasmine

1.5 National Gardening Exercise Day
word "Garden"/title. -OR- someone/exercises.
Running with a Police Escort: Tales from the Back of the Pack by Jill Grunenwald

1.6 Celebrate the Author
Liane Moriarty

BP

1.7 (Linda C task) Zodiac signs for June
Gemini (twins) & Cancer (crab)
twins/MC serious illness/set by the sea

Two Point Tasks

2.1 (Sam F's task) TBA

2.2 Let's Play Scrabble
Read Two Books

1. Seven Tiles Drawn (E,E,R,H,A,T,M)
letters in the title-OR- letters in Author's name.

2. Seven Tiles Drawn (I, E,S,K,H,T,G)
letters/title -OR- letters in Author's name.


2.3 (Bethany's Task)Adopt A Cat Month

1. Figaro -- black and white cover /MC attend a formal event.
The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff
2. Phoenix -- horror genre/MC nervous a lot of the time.
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King

2.4 (Linda C's task)Famous June's
Read two books

1-June Carter Cash (singer songwriter)
Music as the MPG or C/musician or musical instrument/cover or set/Appalachia

2- June Allyson (actress who played Jo in one version of Little Women)
Little Women or large group of siblings (4 or more) or MC writer/aspiring author


Three Point Task

3.1 (Bethany's Task)All About Alliteration
all start with the same letter (excluding a, an, the).

1. Last Ride to Graceland by Kim Wright
2. Last Dragonslayer (The) by Jasper Fforde
3. Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton


Five Point Task

5.1 (Spell-out task) Wedding Bells
Read 5 books

Spell-out the word BRIDE or GROOM

Spell-out: Bride

B
R
I
D
E


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