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message 1: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (last edited Dec 28, 2017 12:44PM) (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
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Do you need to balance out all those chunksters and doorstoppers you've taken on? This is the challenge for you! Read books 280 pages or less for this challenge.

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message 2: by Delitealex (new)

Delitealex | 17 comments I'm in


message 4: by Maureen (last edited Jun 13, 2018 06:34AM) (new)

Maureen Lo | 76 comments Yes! :)

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Sharpie Art Workshop: Techniques and Ideas for Transforming Your World 128 pages *Read 4 Jan 18*
2. The Touchstone 124 pages *Read 6 Jan 18*
3. An Ideal Husband 88 pages *Read 20 Jan 18*
4. Northanger Abbey 247 pages *Read 1 Feb 18*
5. Suddenly Last Summer 45 pages *Read 7 Feb 18*

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Milk and Honey 204 pages *Read 10 Feb 18*
7. The Night is Darkening Round Me 55 pages *Read 13 Feb 18*
8. Ice 208 pages *Read 22 Feb 18*
9. Snow Country 195 pages *Read 23 Feb 18*
10. The Adulterous Woman 80 pages *Read 14 Mar 18*

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. Lolita 261 pages *Read*
12. Parade 230 pages *Read*
13. The Professor 208 pages *Read*
14. The Gun 208 pages *Read*
15. Pan 80 pages *Read*


message 5: by Beth (last edited Jul 07, 2018 02:37PM) (new)

Beth | 200 comments I'm back in for this

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers

1. X-Men How it all Began - 48 pages
2. Fantastic Four: Evil Adversaries - 48 pages
3. Quidditch Through the Ages - 129 pages
4. Assassination Classroom vol 3 - 192 pages
5. Blame It On Bianca Del Rio - 272 pages


Level 2 - Flapping Wings

6. Finding Nemo - 48 pages
7. The Flopperty Bird And Other Stories - 190 pages
8. The Jam Doughnut That Ruined My Life - 224 pages

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message 7: by Amanda (last edited Oct 15, 2018 04:40PM) (new)

Amanda | 77 comments I'm in for this one this year!

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. The Diary of Petr Ginz (Read 1/1; 192 pages)
2. The Gift of the Magi and Other Short Stories (Read 1/2; 96 pages)
3. You're Never Weird on the Internet (Read 1/5; 272 pages)
4. 84 Charing Cross Road (Read 1/12; 112 pages)
5. Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between (Read 1/13; 209 pages)


Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Pride & Prejudice (Marvel Edition) (Read 1/15; 114 pages)
7. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing (Read 1/26; 224 pages)
8. I Served the King of England (Read 2/10; 234 pages)
9. Art Held Hostage: The Battle over the Barnes Collection (Read 2/17; 251 pages)
10. Chasing Lincoln's Killer (Read 2/22; 208 pages)

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming (Read 3/27; 267 pages)
12. Over the Water (Read 7/24; 246 pages)
13. Interpreter of Maladies (Read 10/7; 198 pages)
14.Nine Stories (Read 10/14; 195 pages)
15. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Read 10/15; 274 pages)


message 8: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
Glad to see everyone join in! I agree, Cindy, this can be harder than the Chunkster sometimes! I have read so many books that are 288 pages haha!


message 9: by Kay (last edited Mar 15, 2018 03:44PM) (new)

Kay M (angeleyes003) | 21 comments Count me in this year :)
Round 1
Date Completed: 12/3/18

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Halo: Blood Line by Fred Van Lente (120 pages) - 2/1/18
2. Keeper of the Peace by Jennifer Malone Wright (287 pages) - 6/1/18
3. A Thousand Fiendish Angels: Stories Inspired By Dante's Inferno by J.F. Penn (39 pages) - 13/1/18
4. Z-Minus I by Perrin Briar (172 pages) - 16/1/18
5. The Art of Halo 5: Guardians by Anonymous (208 pages) - 31/1/18

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Keeper Under Fire by Jennifer Malone Wright (211 pages) - 10/2/18
7. How to Be Confident by Anna Barnes (160 pages) - 11/2/18
8. How to Be Mindful by Anna Barnes (160 pages) - 11/2/18
9. Star of Wonder by Tracy L. Higley (107 pages) - 18/2/18
10. A Woman's Guide to Perfection by Alix Nichols (102 pages) - 23/2/18

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. Year of the Mountain Lion by Maria E. Schneider (21 pages) - 23/2/18
12. Explosive Engagement by Lisa Childs (224 pages) - 24/2/18
13. Queen's Heart by Regina Wolfe (240 pages) - 26/2/18
14. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT): Your Toolkit to Modify Mood, Overcome Obstructions and Improve Your Life by Elaine Iljon Foreman (240 pages) - 11/3/18
15. Wings on Fire ~ Falling by Ann Omasta (94 pages) - 12/3/18

Halo Blood Line by Fred Van Lente Keeper of the Peace (Graveyard Guardians, #2) by Jennifer Malone Wright A Thousand Fiendish Angels Stories Inspired By Dante's Inferno by J.F. Penn Z-Minus I by Perrin Briar The Art of Halo 5 Guardians by Anonymous Keeper Under Fire (Graveyard Guardians, #3) by Jennifer Malone Wright How to Be Confident by Anna Barnes How to Be Mindful by Anna Barnes Star of Wonder (The Incense Road #1) by Tracy L. Higley A Woman's Guide to Perfection by Alix Nichols Year of the Mountain Lion by Maria E. Schneider Explosive Engagement (Shotgun Weddings, #2) by Lisa Childs Queen's Heart (Arthurian Nights Book 2) by Regina Wolfe Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Your Toolkit to Modify Mood, Overcome Obstructions and Improve Your Life by Elaine Iljon Foreman Wings on Fire ~ Falling (Part 1) by Ann Omasta


message 10: by Kay (new)

Kay Smeal | 99 comments In for this.


message 11: by [deleted user] (last edited Jan 22, 2018 07:40PM) (new)

I'm in. Could be challenging depending on which books I choose I read during the year.

Featherweight 2018
Books Less Than 280 Pages

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Charlotte's Web by E.B. White (184 pages)
2. The Marching Band Nerds Awards by DJ Corchin (94 pages)
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message 12: by Tiffany (last edited Apr 06, 2018 08:41PM) (new)

Tiffany Marin (tiffers919) | 59 comments I’m in.
Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1.The Assassin and the Pirate Lord 70 pages
2. A Wrinkle in Time 247 pages
3. A Wind in the Door 240 pages
4.Meant for Each Other 176 pages
5.The Assassin and the Healer 40 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Ignite 277 pages
7. The Assassin and the Desert 103 pages
8. James: Witch-Hunter 276 pages
9. 3-Minute Devotions from the Psalms: Inspiration for Women 192 pages
10. Mother of Shadows 258 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11.Themis: Part One 262 pages
12.The Mayflower Bride 256 pages
13.The Pirate Bride 256 pages
14.Immortal Creators 266 pages
15.The Dark Man 264 pages


message 13: by [deleted user] (last edited Jan 18, 2018 03:12AM) (new)

I'm in - read a short play today and it was a nice break and a quick afternoon read. With plenty of short reads, it will give me a good excuse to start reading them.

level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. The New York Idea - (Adapted by David Auburn. From the original by Langdon Mitchell). (59 pages)
2. The Leisure Seeker - Michael Zadoorian - 274 pages
3. For One More Day - Mitch Albom - 197 pages
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message 14: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
Glad to see so many of you here! I hope you are enjoying your books!


message 15: by Mariana (last edited Nov 07, 2018 06:59PM) (new)

Mariana | 34 comments Featherweight Challenge → DONE!
Total: 15/15, as of November 8th
Haven't Read yet: _
Read: ✔

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. During the Dance, 9 pages
2. Seasons of Glass and Iron, 33 on kobo (letter size changes page count)
3. Lill's Travels in Santa Claus Land, and Other Stories, 56 pages
4. The Little Prince, 64 pages
5. The Marquise of O, 112 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Circle Mirror Transformation, 112 pages
7. SNOW-BOUND, 120 pages
8. Irish Fairy and Folk Tales, 134 pages
9. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, 160 pages
10. Alice's Adventures In Wonderland, 175 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. Pé Descalço, 186 pages
12. Good Faeries/Bad Faeries, 192 pages
13. The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus, 224 pages
14. An Unseen Attraction, 247 pages
15. The Beauty and the Beast, 280 pages


The order I've read them in:

Pé Descalço by Ricardo Frade Alice's Adventures In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll The Beauty and the Beast by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve Irish Fairy and Folk Tales by Various During the Dance by Mark Lawrence The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum Good Faeries Bad Faeries by Brian Froud The Marquise of O by Heinrich von Kleist Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by Newt Scamander An Unseen Attraction (Sins of the Cities, #1) by K.J. Charles The Starlit Wood New Fairy Tales by Dominik Parisien SNOW-BOUND (Illustrated) by John Greenleaf Whittier Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker Lill's Travels in Santa Claus Land, and Other Stories by Ellis Towne


message 16: by Kay (new)

Kay Smeal | 99 comments Featherweight challenge: books under 280 pages
Level 1:
1. Abundance of Katherine's- john green (215)
2. Life Without Limits- Nick Vujicic
3. Smokin’ Hot
4.Daddy’s Little Girl
5. The War Within These Walls
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message 17: by Trisha (last edited Apr 06, 2018 11:32AM) (new)

Trisha | 792 comments I’m in!

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Ethan Frome, 103 pages
2. Treasure Island, 242 pages
3. The Picture of Dorian Gray, 191 pages
4. The Gift of the Magi, 26 pages
5. The Small Hand, 188 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. You Can Take the Cat out of Slough, 208 pages
7. The Outsider, 125 pages
8. Fahrenheit 451, 143 pages
9. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying, 258 pages
10. The Winter House: a ghost story, 60 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. After London; Wild England, 171 pages
12. The Diary of a Young Girl, 270 pages
13. The Hound of the Baskervilles, 176 pages
14. Penric’s Demon, 109 pages
15. Killer Women: Crime Club Anthology #1, 210 pages

Completed on 6 April


message 18: by Anna (last edited Mar 23, 2018 07:24AM) (new)

Anna (kikina42) Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1.Coraline - 162
2.The Grand Design - 199
3.Sandman Special #1: The Song of Orpheus - 64
4.Quidditch Through the Ages - 64
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message 20: by Katherine (last edited Feb 21, 2018 08:57AM) (new)

Katherine | 12 comments Featherweight 2018

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers: (view spoiler)
Cirque Du Freak (Cirque du Freak, #1) by Darren Shan Divine Scales (Blood Prince, #4) by Jennifer Blackstream Spiteful (The Infected, #3) by Justin Gowland Catch a Tiger by the Tail (Fabian Garoux #2) by Eve Langlais Taran Wanderer (The Chronicles of Prydain #4) by Lloyd Alexander

Level 2 - Flapping Wings (view spoiler)
The Snow Queen's Captive (Once Upon a Time Travel, #3) by Jill Myles Lumberjanes #34 by Shannon Watters Wrecked (The Infected, #4) by Justin Gowland The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo Dead to Begin With (Blood Prince #5.5) by Jennifer Blackstream

Level 3 - Taking Flight (view spoiler)
Dead Fire (Slow Burn, #4) by Bobby Adair How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse (Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III #4) by Cressida Cowell The Joker Endgame by Scott Snyder Gwenpool, the Unbelievable, Vol. 2 Head of M.O.D.O.K by Christopher Hastings The No.1 Zombie Detective Agency by Danny King


message 21: by Kathy (last edited Jul 18, 2018 12:18PM) (new)

Kathy | 169 comments Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1 -The Rocky Road to Romance/Janet Evanovich =249 pages
2 - Valentine Murder/Leslie Meier = 248 pages
3 - A Dog Year/Jon Katz = 209 pages
4 - The Bombay Boomerang/Franklin Dixon...180 pages
5 - The House on Mango Streey/Sandra Cisneros...110 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6 - The Cat Who Talked Turkey/Lilian Jackson Braun...181 pages
7 - The Lipizzaners and the Spanish Riding School...64 pages
8 - Bunnicula Strikes Again/James Howe...116 pages
9- The Stormy Petrel/Mary Stewart...176 pages


Level3 - Taking Flight
10 - A Wrinkle in Time/Madeline L'Engle...203 pages
11 - All Dressed in White/Mary Higgins Clark...271 pages
12 - The Night is Deep/Joe Hart...277pages
13 - A Fatal Chapter/Lorna Barrett...275 pages
14 - A Fool and his Money/Charlaine Harris...257 pages
15 - Blessings pf the Heart/Valerie Hansen...251 pages


message 22: by Dee (last edited Nov 01, 2018 05:08AM) (new)

Dee Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Sourdough 262 pages 1/4/18
2. Hello, Sunshine 256 pages 1/16/18
3. Anything Is Possible 254 pages 1/27/18
4. Unraveling Oliver 272 pages 1/29/18
5. Driving Miss Norma: One Family's Journey Saying "Yes" to Living 256 pages 2/14/18

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Exit West 240 pages 2/18/18
7. The Perfect Nanny 240 pages 3/22/18
8. White Bodies 256 pages 4/11/18
9. Into the Wild 207 pages 6/15/18
10. You Think It, I'll Say It 226 pages 6/6/18

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. The Great Beanie Baby Bubble: Mass Delusion and the Dark Side of Cute 274 pages 7/26/18
12. The House on Mango Street 132 pages 7/27/18
13. A Life in Parts 271 pages 9/3/18
14. Lucky 274 pages 9/25/18
15. The Gates 264 pages 10/17/18


message 23: by Isabel (last edited Mar 04, 2018 12:55PM) (new)

Isabel | 9 comments Sure...why not, I’m in :)

Level 1–Ruffled Feathers
1. Operation Primrose: U110, the Bismarck and the Enigma code breakers (108 pages; 3/4/2018)
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message 24: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
Good to have everyone along!


message 25: by Paula (last edited Jun 01, 2018 03:35AM) (new)

Paula Bardell-Hedley (gaiabird) | 195 comments Yes please, Jenny, I'd like to have a go!

Running Total: 15/15 COMPLETED: 1st June

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Walking Wounded: 261 pages (02/01/18)
2. Her Body and Other Parties: 245 pages (14/01/18)
3. A Month in the Country: 128 pages (03/02/18)
4. The Only Story: 224 pages (17/02/18)
5. Great Polar Bear: 32 pages (25/02/18)

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. The Little Book of Feminist Saints: 208 pages (04/03/18)
7. The End of Loneliness: 240 pages (21/03/18)
8. Suffragette: 128 pages (03/04/18)
9. A House of Pomegranates: 76 pages (06/04/18)
10. White Houses: 240 pages (13/04/18)

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. Meet Me at the Museum: 224 pages (18/04/18)
12. Freedom: Vintage Minis: 144 pages (24/04/18)
13. In Search of Lost Books: 128 pages (01/05/18)
14. Why Do Birds Suddenly Disappear?: 272 pages (04/05/18)
15. The Literature of Wales: 145 pages (01/06/18)


message 26: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
Good start Paula!


message 27: by Jackie (last edited Dec 31, 2018 03:03PM) (new)

Jackie The 2018 Reading Challenge Group

Year-Long Challenges 2018 > Featherweight 2018 (280 or less)

January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018

Completed 15/15

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers

√ 1. Vegan Cooking For Beginners by Tina Quick READ 1/12/2018
√ 2. Free To Be Me!: The Secret of FLYing by Monika Marcel READ 1/23/2018
√ 3. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch READ 1/23/2018
√ 4. The Divine Adventure by J. Countryman READ 2/2/2018
√ 5. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck READ 2/5/2018

Vegan Cooking For Beginners by Tina Quick Free To Be Me! The Secret of FLYing (Good Habits) by Monika Marcel Love You Forever by Robert Munsch The Divine Adventure by J. Countryman Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Level 2 - Flapping Wings

√ 6. January by Audrey Carlan READ 2/10/2018
√ 7. The Mindset of Organization: Take Back Your House One Phase at a Time by Lisa Woodruff READ 2/20/2018
√ 8. 132+ Delicious Salads, Dressings and Dips by Gabrielle Raiz READ 2/28/2018
√ 9. The Book Club by Alan Baxter READ 3/1/2018
√ 10. Digging In by Loretta Nyhan READ 3/3/2018

January (Calendar Girl #1) by Audrey Carlan The Mindset of Organization Take Back Your House One Phase at a Time by Lisa K. Woodruff 132+ Delicious Salads, Dressings and Dips (Gabrielle's FUSS-FREE Healthy Veg Recipes) by Gabrielle Raiz The Book Club by Alan Baxter Digging In by Loretta Nyhan

Level 3 - Taking Flight
√ 11. Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny by Brian Kilmeade READ 5/8/2018
√ 12. Decluttering at the Speed of Life: Winning Your Never-Ending Battle with Stuff by Dana K. White READ 5/13/2018
√ 13. How to Manage Your Home Without Losing Your Mind: Dealing with Your House's Dirty Little Secrets by Dana K. White READ 6/7/2018
√ 14. Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff by Chip Gaines READ 6/20/2018
√ 15. Do Not Disturb: How I Ghosted My Cell Phone to Take Back My Life by Jedediah Bila READ 11/21/2018

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny by Brian Kilmeade How to Manage Your Home Without Losing Your Mind Dealing with Your House's Dirty Little Secrets by Dana K. White Decluttering at the Speed of Life Winning Your Never-Ending Battle with Stuff by Dana K. White Capital Gaines Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff by Chip Gaines Do Not Disturb How I Ghosted My Cell Phone to Take Back My Life by Jedediah Bila


message 28: by Kay (last edited Apr 03, 2018 02:35PM) (new)

Kay M (angeleyes003) | 21 comments Finished Round 1 - now going onto Round 2.

Round 2
Date Completed: ?

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Eden Lost by Andrew Cunningham (280 pages) - 13/3/18
2. Eden's Legacy by Andrew Cunningham (274 pages) - 14/3/18
3. The First Quest by Jonathan Moeller (124 pages) - 15/3/18
4. Instant Mindfulness: Stress Less, Sleep Better, Feel Abundantly Happier Without Drugs And Find Your Calm - IN JUST MINUTES by Peter Spell (38 pages) - 18/3/18
5. Unwrapping The Castelli Secret by Caitlin Crews (192 pages) - 28/3/18

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Right Here With You by Susan Coventry (245 pages) - 29/3/18
7. A Hero to Keep by Susan Gable (226 pages) - 1/4/18
8. Personal Delivery by Ainsley Booth (176 pages) - 2/4/18
9. The City of Dreams by Hailey Griffiths (78 pages) - 2/4/18
10. Indebted: A Sin from Ashes by Khai L. Bayne (203 pages) - 3/4/18

Level 3 - Taking Flight
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Eden Lost (Eden Rising, #2) by Andrew Cunningham Eden's Legacy (Eden Rising, #3) by Andrew Cunningham The First Quest (Frostborn, #0.5) by Jonathan Moeller Instant Mindfulness Stress Less, Sleep Better, Feel Abundantly Happier Without Drugs And Find Your Calm - IN JUST MINUTES by Peter Spell Unwrapping The Castelli Secret (Secret Heirs of Billionaires, Book 1) by Caitlin Crews Right Here With You by Susan Coventry A Hero to Keep (Hawkins Brothers #1) by Susan Gable Personal Delivery (Billionaire Secrets Book 1) by Ainsley Booth The City of Dreams by Hailey Griffiths Indebted A Sin from Ashes by Khai L. Bayne


message 29: by Trisha (last edited Jul 10, 2018 01:56AM) (new)

Trisha | 792 comments Ready for Round 2.

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers

16. The Wind in the Willows, 176 pages
17. Kidnapped, 168 pages
18. A Study in Scarlet, 90 pages
19.The Unbearable Bassington, 90 pages
20. The Franchise Affair, 202 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings

21. A House of Pomegranates, 177 pages
22. Washington Square, 98 pages
23. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, 132 pages
24. De Profundis, 54 pages
25. The Diary of a Provincial Lady, 134 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight

26. Camille the lady of the camellias, 137 pages
27. A Quiet Life in the Country, 258 pages
28. The Travelling Cat Chronicles, 238 pages
29. Laurie, 32 pages
30. Tales of the Five Towns, 139 pages

Round 2 completed.


message 30: by Tiffany (new)

Tiffany Marin (tiffers919) | 59 comments Well, I guess I’m finished with this challenge?


message 31: by Tiffany (last edited Aug 05, 2018 12:17AM) (new)

Tiffany Marin (tiffers919) | 59 comments Round 2:
Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
16. Turn to Dust and Ashes245 pages
17. Cinder: An Adult Fractured Fairy Tale94 pages
18. The Healer's Apprentice
19. Brave: An Adult Fractured Fairy Tale
20. Broken Heart 249 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Will
21. The Captured Bride 256 pages
22. Those Who Hope 262 pages
23. Destroy Me 109 pages
24. Their Amish Reunion 224 pages
25. Tangled: A Fractured Fairy Tale 152 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
26. The Invitation 190 pages
27. Almost Heroes 243 pages
28. Precisely at Midnight 143 pages
29. A Court of Frost and Starlight 229 pages
30. Oracle's Diplomacy 272 pages


message 32: by Paula (new)

Paula Bardell-Hedley (gaiabird) | 195 comments Hello Jenny! I completed the challenge on 1st June (see message 25). Many thanks, it's been great fun!


message 33: by Trisha (last edited Sep 21, 2018 08:40AM) (new)

Trisha | 792 comments I’ve finished Round 2 (at Message 29). Ready for Round 3...

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
31. Wuthering Heights, 214 pages
32. The New Boy, 160 pages
33. A Bird in the Hand, 224 pages
34. The Machine Stops, 48 pages
35. The Willows, 105 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
36. Summer, 110 pages
37. The Wendigo, 48 pages
38. Greyfriars Bobby, 117 pages
39. Wide Sargasso Sea, 151 pages
40. The Rider on the White Horse, 101 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
41. Immensee, 112 pages
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message 34: by Rosemarie, Obsessive Reader (new)

Rosemarie | 3806 comments Mod
Great work so far, everyone.


message 35: by Mary Anne (last edited Sep 02, 2018 02:59PM) (new)

Mary Anne (maryanneclement) | 133 comments I'm in! Round 1 complete as of 8/31/2018.

Read books 280 pages or less for this challenge.

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1. Read My Pins: Stories from a Diplomat's Jewel Box - 176 pages - 1/4/18
2. My Name Is Lucy Barton - 191 pages - 1/12/2018
3. A Wrinkle in Time - 247 pages - 3/30/18
4. Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race - 249 pages - 4/18/18
5. Forrest Gump - 248 pages - 5/13/18

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Somebody Is Going to Die If Lilly Beth Doesn't Catch That Bouquet: The Official Southern Ladies' Guide to Hosting the Perfect Wedding - 272 pages - 6/7/18
7. The Perks of Being a Wallflower - 216 pages - 6/10/18
8. The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery - 241 pages - 7/5/18
9. Heart Berries: A Memoir - 143 pages - 7/9/18
10. The Phantom of the Opera - 237 pages 7/22/18

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters - 208 pages 7/29/18
12. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis - 257 pages 8/4/18
13. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life - 224 pages 3/13/18 (listened to audio but this is length of most popular edition)
14. The Alchemist - 197 pages 2/17/18 (listened to audio)
15. Their Eyes Were Watching God 219 pages 8/18/18 (listened to audio)


message 36: by Kathy (last edited Aug 03, 2018 04:03PM) (new)

Kathy | 169 comments Rd #2

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
1 - Schooled/Gordon Korman...108 pages
2 - Trial/James Patterson...110 pages
3 - Making the Rounds with Oscar/Dave Dosa...215 pages
4 - All the Little Liars/Charlaine Harris...229 pages
5 -Agent Daddy/Alice Sharpe...212 pages

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6 - Yellow Brick War/Danielle Paige...270 pages
7 - Medals in the Attic/Cathy Elliott...237 pages
8 - Finding Gobi/Dion Leonard...254 pages
9 - Shakespeare's Christmas/Charlaine Harris...242 pages
10 - Hunted/James Patterson...140 pages

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11 - M is for Magic/Neil Gaiman...260 pages
12 - The End of Oz/Danielle Paige...277 pages


message 37: by Jenny, Certified Bookworm (new)

Jenny Clark | 1534 comments Mod
I'm glad to see evryone enjoying this challenge, and congrats to everyone who finished! I see many of you are on to round 2 or 3!


message 38: by Tiffany (new)

Tiffany Marin (tiffers919) | 59 comments Round 3
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message 39: by Mary Anne (last edited Dec 26, 2018 07:57AM) (new)

Mary Anne (maryanneclement) | 133 comments Round 2: Starting 9/9/18, updated as of 12/26/18

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers
16. I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life by Anne Bogel - 160 pages (Read 9/9/18)
17. Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout - 254 pages (Listened to audio - 9/16/18)
18. The Trinity Knot by DonnaLee Overly - 254 pages (Read 9/12/18)
19. The Minority Report by Philip K. Dick - 100 pages (Read 10/5/18)
20. The Queen: Aretha Franklin by Mikal Gilmore - 3 hours audio (Listened 10/14/18)

Level 2 - Flapping Will
21. Hallowe'en Party - 259 pages (Read 11/4/18)
22. The Product Marketing Manager: Responsibilities and Best Practices in a Technology Company 125 pages (Read 11/24/18)
23. Girl Get it Right!: An I.M.P.A.C.T. guide to creating the life and work you dream of 94 pages (Read 12/25/18)
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Level 3 - Taking Flight
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message 40: by Amanda (new)

Amanda | 77 comments I just finished Level 3 with one of my favorite books...The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society!


message 41: by Asami (new)

Asami (thereadingsquid) | 70 comments This was a fun challenge!

Featherweight 2018 (< 280 pgs)

Level 1 - Ruffled Feathers

1. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Vol. 6 by Miyazaki Hayao 159 pgs
2. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Vol. 7 by Miyazaki Hayao 223 pgs
3. The Silver Horse by Kate Forsyth 210 pgs
4. Sugihara Chiune: 六千人の命を救った外交官 by Watanabe Katsumasa 159 pgs
5. Night of Cake & Puppets by Laini Taylor 256 pgs

Level 2 - Flapping Wings
6. Hiroshima, August 6, 1945 by Jason Hook 45 pgs
7. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling 248 pgs
8. Saga, Vol. 1 by Brian K. Vaughan 160 pgs
9. Road to solo driving by Vic Roads 172 pgs
10. ハイキュー!! ショーセツバン!! I 烏野強化合宿 Haikyū!! Shōsetsu-ban!! I Karasuno kyōkagasshuku by Haruichi Furudate 224 pgs

Level 3 - Taking Flight
11. ホリミヤ 4 by Hero 183 pgs
12. ホリミヤ 5 by Hero 171 pgs
13. ホリミヤ 6 by Hero 172 pgs
14. ホリミヤ 7 by Hero 200 pgs
15. ホリミヤ 8 by Hero 200 pgs


message 42: by Jackie (new)

Jackie I completed this challenge. Message 27.


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