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message 1: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
If you have any questions about the tasks in May feel free to ask them here. :)
I'll also be leaving comments here once in awhile. :)
Also, leave any comments you wish to make here. Feel free to Chit Chat :D


message 2: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
By popular demand, we will be continuing Pick A Genre for 2018.
*Pick a month and select a genre.Pick A Genre 2018

January (Bethany) History
February (Tessa) Black History Month - African/African American author
March (Linda C) Coming - of - Age
April (Amber) Young Adult
May (Diana S) Adventure
June (Tessa) Mystery
July (Amber) Fantasy
August
September (Amberly) Classic
October (Marilyn) Banned books
November (Linda C) Biography/Memoir


message 3: by Diana S (last edited May 03, 2018 03:57PM) (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
2018 Reading Rainbow

Pick a month, then pick a color or colors that remind you of the month. For example, in July, one may usually think RED, WHITE, and BLUE. So we will be given a choice to read a book that is with a predominately red, white, or blue cover (at less 75%); or you can just pick one color for the month/examples will be given.

January (Tessa) Silver, Blue, White
February (Diana S) Red - Pink
March (Bethany) Green - Pastel Colors (lavender, light blue, pale yellow, etc)
April (Amberly) Pink - Purple - Yellow
★May - - - - - - - -
June (Amber) Yellow, Green, Blue
July (Marilyn) red, whie, blue
September
October (Linda C) orange, black, white
November
December


message 4: by Diana S (last edited May 03, 2018 03:57PM) (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
The Amazing Race

July- Mexico (archaeological ruins of Tulum)
August Tessa Italy (home to many Renaissance masterpieces, such as Michelangelo's David (in Florence).
September- Marilyn Canada ( Canada has the longest coastline in the world, more than 125,000 miles long)
October- Diana Romania (Transylvania,a historical region of Romania)
November - Micklibrarian United Kingdom (5th November/Armistice Day - 11th)
December- Wanda Germany (German Christmas Markets)
January Argentina
February - Tessa Vietnam (Fabulous beaches / Historic cities)
March - Amber Ireland (snake free/ 2nd highest per capita consumption of beer)
April - Amberly Poland (Easter - Yummy food)
May - Sam F Australia (While Ireland is snake free, Australia hosts 17 of the world's most poisonous snakes. It has more animals that are deadly to humans, I think, than any other country. Great Barrier Reef consider one of the Wonders of the World)
June - Linda C France (Provence, lavender farms in bloom)


message 5: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
As you can see The Amazing Race is coming to a close in June. Would you all like to continue the race or try something new?
....Like maybe Festivals around y'all neck of the woods?


message 6: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 771 comments I'm up for something new


message 7: by Amberly (new)

Amberly (introverted22) | 148 comments Noir by Christopher Moore this is a longshot but is this red enough?
1.7 (Bethany's task) Wear Red for Ed
Teachers in my state are rallying for respect. To support them, read a book with a red cover.


message 8: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 543 comments I am up for something new too. I didn't realize we had been doing The Amazing Race almost a year now. Time flies when you are having fun.


message 9: by Diana S (last edited May 07, 2018 05:07PM) (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
Amberly wrote: "Noir by Christopher Moore this is a longshot but is this red enough?
1.7 (Bethany's task) Wear Red for Ed
Teachers in my state are rallying for respect. To support them, read a book with a red cover."


Well it does say Wear Red for Ed and usually a task asking for a red cover is 50% +. But I'll give it to you. The woman is wearing red dress. She wearing red for Ed. :D


message 10: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 627 comments No Detour this month?


message 11: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
I'm still waiting.


message 12: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1849 comments Mod
All the tasks are up.


message 13: by Marilyn (new)

Marilyn Lott | 497 comments Diana S wrote: "As you can see The Amazing Race is coming to a close in June. Would you all like to continue the race or try something new?
....Like maybe Festivals around y'all neck of the woods?"


I'd like to try something new!


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