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message 1: by Alex (last edited Dec 27, 2017 05:18PM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments Goals:
52 Books at end of year, or one book per week.
Complete one challenge per month.

Things:

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message 2: by Alex (last edited Jan 19, 2018 06:11PM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments January TCF Monthly Challenge
50+ Pages
Re-reads are allowed

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Spell it out
G The Great Gatsby 17-01-18 ★★✰✰✰
A Ash 14-01-18 ★★★★✰
R The Radleys 18-01-18 ★★★★★
N Norse Mythology 03-01-18 ★★★★★
E End of Watch 20-01-18 ★★★★★
T Thor, Volume 1: The Goddess of Thunder 14-01-18 ★★★★✰

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman Ash by Malinda Lo Thor, Volume 1 The Goddess of Thunder by Jason Aaron The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Radleys by Matt Haig End of Watch (Bill Hodges Trilogy, #3) by Stephen King

Birthday/Romance: Annie on My Mind Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden 02-01-18 ★★★★★

Hobbies: Lumberjanes, Vol. 1: Beware the Kitten Holy Lumberjanes, Vol. 1 Beware the Kitten Holy by Noelle Stevenson 01-01-18 ★★★★✰
Published in Jan: Affinity Affinity by Sarah Waters 04-01-18 ★★✰✰✰
Made into Film: Watchmen Watchmen by Alan Moore 11-01-12 ★★★★★

Planned Reads
The Great Gatsby
Gathering Darkness
Hogfather
The Radleys
End of Watch
Ash
Norse Mythology
Ubik

Books yet to be sorted:


message 3: by Alex (last edited Jan 16, 2018 09:35AM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments Mystery Date Challenge

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Rules:
Books must be 150 pages.
Poetry and graphic novels are not allowed.
Proof of the 'date's' quality must be provided by citing from the text of the book, i.e.; "'Where'd you get the scars?' he asked gently." p. 69 Shakespeare's Landlord

roll one die

Categories
Age
The main character must be:
1 - 12 and under
2 - a teenager
3 - in their twenties
4 - in their thirties
5 - 40 to 99 years old
6 - older than 100 or ageless/immortal

Vocation
The main character must be:
1 - a student
2 - in the military
3 - in a medical profession
4 - a detective/amateur sleuth/PI
5 - a business owner
6 - unemployed

Location
The main character must:
1 - live in Europe
2 - live on an island
3 - live in the USA
4 - live in a large city
5 - be traveling or visiting somewhere
6 - not live on Earth

Physical Attributes
The main character must:
1 - have blonde hair
2 - be very tall
3 - have a tattoo
4 - be able to change shape
5 - have scars
6 - have brown eyes


message 4: by Alex (last edited Jan 16, 2018 09:37AM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments Mystery Date Challenge Books

Book:
Pages:
Date Read:
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message 5: by Alex (last edited Jan 28, 2018 07:49AM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments READ IN JANUARY

01-01-18 Lumberjanes, Vol. 1: Beware the Kitten Holy ★★★★✰
02-01-18 Annie on My Mind ★★★★★
03-01-18 Norse Mythology ★★★★★
04-01-18 Affinity ★★✰✰✰
11-01-12 Watchmen ★★★★★
11-01-18 MU123 Discovering Mathematics MU123 Guide ★★★✰✰
12-01-18 Guns ★★★★✰
14-01-18 Ash ★★★★✰
14-01-18 Thor, Volume 1: The Goddess of Thunder ★★★★✰
16-01-18 MU123 Discovering Mathematics Book A ★★★✰✰
17-01-18 The Great Gatsby ★★✰✰✰
18-01-18 The Radleys ★★★★★
20-01-18 End of Watch ★★★★★
25-01-18 The Heart of Haiku ★★★★✰
25-01-18 Gathering Darkness ★★★★✰
28-01-18 Anatomy for Artists ★★★★✰
28-01-18 Interview with the Vampire ★★★★★

Lumberjanes, Vol. 1 Beware the Kitten Holy by Noelle Stevenson Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman Affinity by Sarah Waters Watchmen by Alan Moore MU123 Discovering Mathematics MU123 Guide by Open University Guns by Stephen King Ash by Malinda Lo Thor, Volume 1 The Goddess of Thunder by Jason Aaron MU123 Discovering Mathematics Book A by Open University The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Radleys by Matt Haig End of Watch (Bill Hodges Trilogy, #3) by Stephen King The Heart of Haiku by Jane Hirshfield Gathering Darkness (Falling Kingdoms, #3) by Morgan Rhodes Anatomy for Artists The Complete Guide to Drawing the Human Body by Barrington Barber Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1) by Anne Rice


message 6: by Alex (last edited Mar 03, 2018 12:38AM) (new)

Alex (lithiara) | 36 comments https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...


I'm in! My only goal this month is to get myself out of this slump :)

Total Read: 1/10

Tasks:
Spell out any of the following words with Title, Author First and Last Name, or Series name. For an additional challenge, if you choose to do a spell out using titles, try using the last word of the title instead of the first to spell your words.

•Madness •Gold •Green •St. Patrick's Day •Daffodil •Pisces •Rainbow •Mars •Ides •Clover •Basketball •Caesar •Bloodstone •Pisces •Aquamarine •Leprechaun •Pot of Gold •Irish •Catawampus •Corflute

♘Foreman Trea's Letter of the Month: Q.
♘Read a book published in the month of March in any year.
♘Read a book with a jonquil or a daffodil on the cover
♘Creature Feature: Leprechaun: Read a book that features Leprechauns

What’s So Great About March?
Character is Irish American or travels to Ireland from America
Character that is a music teacher or a musician
Character that is a doctor or nurse, or where the Red Cross is utilized (donating to them works too)
Character is a social worker of some type
Set in Italy, a book featuring the God Mars (Greek Counterpart of Ares also counts), a book based on Roman Mythology, or the book Wielding a Red Sword
Greek Mythology: A Concise Guide to Ancient Gods, Heroes, Beliefs and Myths of Greek Mythology - 02/03/18 - ★★★★★

Wacky Holidays in March
A book that makes me happy
Military Romance
Character that acts nasty to another
Apple or Apple Tree on the cover or a book about Johnny Appleseed
Handyman character: carpenter, plumber, contractor, handyman, etc
Pie on the cover, where someone bakes a pie, or where a character is a mathematician (accountant will also count)
Quilt on the cover, or where a character works on creating a quilt
Sci-Fi, or where an alien abducts someone from their home planet (Voluntary joining of a crew does not count!)
Character gets a puppy or an adult dog
Character that runs their own business

History Facts for March
Set in New Jersey, or where a character gets kidnapped
Character plays basketball
Character invents something or is set in the 1950s
Set or published in 1999 or where a character plays baseball
Money on the cover or where a character has to work with money or any of the government branches regulating it
Set in New York or Ohio, a book where a character is a dentist, or a book where a character is working on getting a degree
Set in Illinois or the Wild West, a book set in the 1880s, or where someone is a law officer
Set in Alaska, where a character works to clean up a disaster, or where a character works on an oil rig or tanker
Set in Pennsylvania or with a character that works in a power plant
Character drinks or serves Coca Cola.

Greek Mythology A Concise Guide to Ancient Gods, Heroes, Beliefs and Myths of Greek Mythology (Greek Mythology - Norse Mythology - Egyptian Mythology Book 1) by Robert Carlson


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