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message 1: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (last edited Feb 01, 2018 12:10PM) (new)

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Introduction:
Hello Team members, I'm the Team Captain Joycedale, for this challenge you will be reading from the Series of the Month, Book of the Month, and one which is chosen by your captain, below are the books and a set Genre each month. The point system below will explain to you how to earn points and how many you get for each complete book. You also earn points for writing reviews, doing buddy reads and commenting on the discussion threads for the Series and Book of the month books below.
Good luck and if you have more questions feel free to ask your Captain.

Team Members-
Capt: Joycedale
Heather
Sara
Amanda

Point system:

1. Series points:
Novellas: 1 point each
Books are based on the amount of pages:
100-200 = 3 points
201-300 = 5 points
301-400 = 7 points
401-500 = 9 points
501-600 = 11 points
and so on.

Finish a complete series is = 10 points
but if you have already read part of the series before starting the challenge it is worth 8 points

Reviews - 2 points for each review written for the series books

Discussion Thread - 1 Point for discussing the series books in the thread

Buddy Reads - 4 points for BR in this group, 2 points for BR in any other group.

2. Bonus books:
are worth 10 points each

Reviews - 2 points for a review for each book

Discussion Thread - 1 Point for discussing the book in the discussion thread

Buddy Reads - 4 points for BR in this group, 2 points for BR in any other group.

3. Genre Books:

Books you read in the Genre catagory are based on page number.
100-200 = 2 points
201-300 = 4 points
301-400 = 6 points
401-500 = 8 points
501-600 = 10 points
and so on.

4. Graphic Novels/Manga (Reminder: they must fit the month genre to count, can NOT be just any GN/Manga)

Points are based on the amount of pages:
100-200 = 1 points
201-300 = 2 points
301-400 = 3 points
401-500 = 4 points
501-600 = 5 points
and so on.

Finish a complete series in genre category is = 6 points but if you have already read part of the series before starting the challenge it is worth 4 points

Reviews - 2 points for each review written for the genre books

Buddy Reads - 4 points for BR in this group, 2 points for BR in any other group.

Series:

Bonus books:

Genre:
FANTASY

TEAM POINTS
124

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I love the fact that you picked fantasy!

message 3: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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So I'm about to start I looked and it's tagged as fantasy! Woop it's 520 pgs so 10 pts

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Awesome! I’m trying to be more active in the group where do we find buddy reads at?

message 5: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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Heather wrote: "Awesome! I’m trying to be more active in the group where do we find buddy reads at?"

Well if you're reading any of the listed books asking here first works.
On the main group page there's a folder marked buddy reads. Just post in the buddy up thread what book you'll be reading. If someone is interested they will respond.

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I'm reading , which is also fantasy and has 593 pages. So that's another 10 points! :)

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Points: 22

Series Books

Bonus Books

Fantasy

433 Pages: 8 points

416 Pages: 8 points

384 Pages: 6 points

message 8: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (last edited Jan 31, 2018 12:43PM) (new)

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Points: 58

Series Books:

Bonus Books:
10 pts

Fantasy:
10pts
Review 2pts
4 pts
6pts
4pts
Review 2pts
10pts

message 9: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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I'm going to start if anyone wants to buddy read it

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Points: 20

Series Books

Bonus Books
10 points
Fantasy:
593 Pages: 10 points

message 11: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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I'm starting does anyone want to buddy read it?

message 12: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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Also the signups for next month are up if you'd like to particpate again https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

message 13: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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How's everyone doing?
I still havent started Lady Midnight if anyone wants to buddy read it. I plan on starting it tonight.

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How do we calculate points? I’m trying to get all my points together.

message 15: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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The first comment at the top tells how to do the points.

message 16: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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Heather wrote: "How do we calculate points? I’m trying to get all my points together."

Have you figured out your pts? It ends tonight

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If you can't figure it out, we can help. Just post the books you read :)

message 18: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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We have today to finish adding points.

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I haven’t figured it out but here’s all the fantasy books I read this month and they all have reviews

Angelfall 432 pages
A Madness So Discreet 372 pages
If You Find Me 264 pages

message 20: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (new)

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Heather wrote: "I haven’t figured it out but here’s all the fantasy books I read this month and they all have reviews

Angelfall 432 pages
A Madness So Discreet 372 pages
If You Find Me 264 pages"

That's ok, did you read any of the bonus books or books of the month?

message 21: by ☆Joycedale☆, Angel With A Shotgun (last edited Feb 01, 2018 12:09PM) (new)

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Heather wrote: "I haven’t figured it out but here’s all the fantasy books I read this month and they all have reviews

Angelfall 432 pages
A Madness So Discreet 372 pages
If You Find Me 264 pages"

These are 24 points

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I didn’t read bonus books or series this month unfortunately