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message 1: by Slytherpuff (new)

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message 2: by Abbie (last edited Jun 30, 2018 02:34AM) (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Alabama
- Read a book which has something yellow on the cover (Alabama is nicknamed the Yellowhammer state)
- Read a book with the letters "S", "H" and "A" in the title. (The song "Sweet Home Alabama" is a song by the band Lynyrd Skynyrd)
The Art of Escaping

Alaska
- Read a book by "John Green" (John Green wrote the book "Looking for Alaska")
- Read a book with the letters "T", "A" and "X" in the title. (Alaska's biggest city, Anchorage, has been ranked as the most tax friendly city in the U.S.)

Arizona
- Read a book with wings on the cover. (The state capital is Phoenix, which is also the name of a mythical bird.)
- Read a book beginning with "P" (For the State Capital Phoenix)

Arkansas
- Read a book with "Hot" in the title. (Arkansas has a city called Hot Springs Village)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "A"

California
- Read a book with stars on the cover. (The states largest city Los Angeles, is home to Hollywood's Walk of Fame.)
- Read a book first published in 2007. (The Big Bang Theory is set in California, and it's pilot episode aired on September 24th 2007.)

Colorado
- Read a book with the letters "M", "O", "O", and "N" in the title. (Tim Allen was the voice behind "Buzz Lightyear" and was born in Colorado. The character name "Buzz Lightyear" was inspired by Buzz Aldrin, the second person to walk on the moon.)
- Read a book where the main character's name begins with "C"
Beneath the Sugar Sky

Connecticut
- Read a book with "Girl" in the title. (The Gilmore Girls took place in Connecticut.)
- Read a book where the main character attends university. (Yale is in Connecticut.)
Love Story

Delaware
- Read a book which starts with the letter "W" (Delaware's largest city is Wilmington)
We Are Okay
- Read a book that's first in series. (Delaware is known as "The first state")
I Am Number Four

Florida
- Read a book with sunglasses on the cover. (Florida's nickname is The sunshine state)
- Read a book by an author who's last name begins with "D" (Disneyland is a popular tourist attraction in Florida.)
Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book

Georgia
- Read a book which has a metal in the title. (Iron, Steel, Copper, Silver, Gold, ect.) (Georgia has a town called Iron City)
- Read a post-apocalyptic book. (The Walking Dead is filmed in Georgia.)

Hawaii
- Read a book which has "Heaven" or "Hell" in the title. (Bruno Mars was born here, and sang "Locked out of Heaven")
- Read a crime novel. (For Hawaii Five-O)

Idaho
- Read a book with food on the cover or in the title. (One of Idaho's nicknames is the potato state)
- Read a paranormal book. (Idaho has a city called Winchester. In the show Supernatural, the brothers surnames are Winchester.)

Illinois
- Read a book with "Pretty" in the title. (The first season of Prison Break was mainly filmed in Illinois largest city, Chicago, and the main character is often called "Pretty" by T-bag.)
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name starts with "V" (Veronica Roth's book, Divergent, was set in a post apocalyptic Chicago.)
Vicious

Indiana
- Read a book which is part of a five book series. (Michael Jackson was born here, and was one fifth of the band "The Jackson Five")
- Read a book with a hat on the cover. (Indiana Jones shares the state's name.)

Iowa
- Read a book first published in September (any year) (The name of Iowa's state capital was incorporated on September 22nd 1851, as "Fort Des Moines", which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "I"

Kansas
- Read a book with red shoes on the cover. (The Wizard of Oz's Dorothy was from Kansas, and wore red shoes.)
- Read a book tagged as "LGBT" (Must be in the top 20 tags) (Eric Stonestreet was born here, and plays Cameron Tucker in Modern Family.)
Leah on the Offbeat

Kentucky
- Read a book first published in June. (Any year) (The state was founded on June 1st, 1792)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "K"

Louisiana
- Read a book with the letters "B", "A", "L" and "L" in the title. (Louisiana has a town called Ball.)
- Read a book about witches. (The third season of American Horror Story took place in Louisiana, and was about a coven of witches.)

Maine
- Read a book that was first published in August. (Any year.) (The state capital is Augusta.)
- Read a horror novel. (Stephen King was born in Maine.)
Bleeding Earth

Maryland
- Read a book with "Queen" in the title. (Maryland was named after the Queen Henrietta Maria of France)
- Read a new book (First published in 2018) (Maryland's biggest city is Baltimore. Randy Newman sang a song called "In Baltimore")

Massachusetts
- Read a book where the main character is an athlete. (Massachusetts state capital, Boston, is well known for it's marathons.)
- Read a book which has 600 pages or more. (A chunky book can seem just as long as the Boston marathon.)

Michigan
- Read a book with a vehicle on the cover. (Michigan's largest city, Detroit, is known as the car capital of the world)
- Read a book by an author who's last name is Jones. (Michigan has a city called Jonesville.)

Minnesota
- Read a book with a number in the title. (The state has a large number of lakes, and is known by the slogan "Land of 10,000 Lakes")
- Read a book about aliens. (Jason Behr was born here. He played an alien is Roswell.)

Mississippi
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "J" (Mississippi's state capital is Jackson.)
- Read a book with an animal on the cover or in the title. (Elvis Presley was born here, and sang "Hound dog")

Missouri
- Read a book by an author who's initials are "J.C" (Missouri's state capital is Jefferson City)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "M"

Montana
- Read a book by an author who's first name starts with "H" (For Montana's State Capital Helena.)
- Read a book about wolves/shapeshifters. (Montana has a city called Wolf Point.)


message 3: by Abbie (last edited Jun 30, 2018 02:33AM) (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Nebraska
- Read a book first published in March. (Any year) (The state was founded on March 1st, 1867)
- Read a contemporary novel. (Rainbow Rowell was born in Nebraska.)

Nevada
- Read a murder mystery. (Brandon Flowers was born here, and is part of the band "The Killers")
- Read a book by Nicholas Sparks. (There's a city in Nevada called Sparks.)

New Hampshire
- Read a book which has something green on the cover. (New Hampshire has cities called Greenfield, Greenland and Greenville)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "N"

New Jersey
- Read a book with "Love" in the title. (Whitney Houston was born here, and sang "I will always love you")
- Read a book which has a character with black hair on the cover. (Laura Prepon, from Orange is the new black and That 70's show, was born here)
The Firm

New Mexico
- Read a book first published in October. (New Mexico's largest city, Albuquerque, is home to the international balloon fiesta, which takes place in October)
- Read a book with clouds on the cover. (New Mexico has a village called Cloudcroft.)

New York
- Read a book with the letters "S", "V" and "U" in the title. (Law and Order: Special Victim's Unit is set in New York)
- Read a book with a family member in the title. (Mother, Father, Daughter, Son, Sister, Brother, Husband, Wife, ect.) (How I Met Your Mother was set in New York.)
Children of Blood and Bone

North Carolina
- Read a book with blood on the cover. (Michael C. Hall was born here, and played the titled character in "Dexter")
- Read a book where the main characters name features an "N" and a "C" (Can be anywhere in the first name.)

North Dakota
- Read a book with buildings on the cover. (North Dakota contains the tallest human-made structure in the Western Hemisphere)
- Read a book with trees on the cover. (North Dakota has cities called Northwood, Harwood, Underwood, Lidgerwood, Sherwood, Spiritwood lake, Briarwood, Woodworth and Forest River)
Every Heart a Doorway

Ohio
- Read a book with an electronic device on the cover. (Ohio's state capital, Columbus, was ranked as the number one up and coming tech city in the nation, in 2008.)
- Read a book first published in July. (Any year) (Ohio has a city called Independence, and Independence day is in July.)

Oklahoma
- Read a book that features a love triangle. (There was one in the musical, Oklahoma!)
- Read a book with a bow or arrow on the cover or in the title. (Oklahoma has a city called Broken Arrow)

Oregon
- Read a book with flowers on the cover. (Oregon's largest city, Portland, has been nicknamed "The city of roses" for over a century.)
How to Stop Time
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "O"

Pennsylvania
- Read a book with "Lie" in the title. (Pretty little liars was based in Pennsylvania.)
- Read a book which was first published before the year 1989. (Taylor Swift was born here in 1989.)

Rhode Island
- Read a book with water on the cover. (Rhode Island's official nickname is The Ocean State.)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "R"

South Carolina
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name is "Charles" (South Carolina was named in Honour of King Charles I of England, who first formed the English colony. with Carolus being Latin for "Charles")
- Read a book that has a character with red hair on the cover. (The main character in the series, The Selection, has red hair. The author, Kiera Cass, was born here.)

South Dakota
- Read a book first published in November. (Any year) (Pierre has been the state capital since South Dakota gained statehood on November 2nd, 1889)
- Read a book where the main characters name begins with "S"

Tennessee
- Read a book with a musical instrument on the cover. (The state capital, Nashville, is famed for it's music.)
- Read a book by an author who has written ten books. (Anthologies count as one)

Texas
- Read a book about twins. (Beyonce was born here, and has twins.)
- Read a book about ghosts. (Patrick Swayze was born here, and was in the movie "Ghost")

Utah
- Read a book beginning with the letter "U"
- Read a book with snow on the cover. (Utah's state capital, Salt Lake City, hosted the winter Olympics in 2002)

Vermont
- Read a book with the letters "S", "A", "F" and "E" in the title. (In 2016, Vermont was ranked as the safest state in the country.)
- Read a book where the main characters name features a "V" (Can be anywhere in the first name.)

Virginia
- Read a book about Vampires. (The Vampire Diaries was set in Virginia.)
- Read a book with the letters "B", "A" and "U" in the title. (The BAU (Behavioral Analysis Unit) team in Criminal Minds are based in Virginia.)

Washington
- Read a book first published in January. (Any year) (Washington's state capital, Olympia, was incorporated on January 28th 1859.)
We Are the Ants
- Read a book which has a colour in the title. (Grey's Anatomy is set in Washington's largest city, Seattle.)

West Virginia
- Read a book by an author who's first or last name is "John" (John Denver sang the song "Take me home, Country Roads")
- Read a book tagged as "Funny", "Humour" or "Comedy". (Must be in the top 20 tags, but can be slightly different to the listed three.) (The movie, Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, was set in West Virginia.)

Wisconsin
- Read a book with the letters "C", "O" and "W" in the title. (Wisconsin is known as "America's Dairyland")
- Read a book beginning with "M" (Wisconsin's state capital is Madison.)

Wyoming
- Read a book which has less than 100 ratings. (Wyoming is the least populated state in the U.S.)
- Read a book by a female author. (Wyoming was the first state to grant women the right to vote.)


message 4: by Jaguane (new)

Jaguane | 112 comments I am number four
Delaware: first book in a series
Pages: 440
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7...
Review:
https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 5: by Slytherpuff (new)

Slytherpuff Page points

Gratitude in Low Voices: A Memoir
Pages: 115 (using the other version for page points)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 6: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____4____|_____4
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1

Team_______|___0___|_____5____|_____5



message 7: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments South Dakota: Read a book where the main character's name begins with an "S"

Book: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Pages: 407
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 8: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Illinois: Read a book by an author whose first or last name begins with a "V"

Book: Vicious by V. E. Schwab
Pages: 368
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 9: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Palina wrote: "South Dakota: Read a book where the main character's name begins with an "S"

Book: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Pages: 407
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2......"


It says you started this on the 29th of May. How much of it did you read in June?


message 10: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____4____|_____4
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____3____|_____3

Team_______|___0___|_____8____|_____8



message 11: by Jaguane (new)

Jaguane | 112 comments Love story
Connecticut: characters who attends university
Pages 243:
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9...
Review:
https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 12: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____3____|_____3

Team_______|___0___|____10____|____10



message 13: by Lisa (new)

Lisa | 1990 comments Colorado: a book where the main character's name begins with "C" (Chris and Cora)

Book: Beneath the Sugar Sky (Wayward Children, #3) by Seanan McGuire
Page: 174 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 14: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Abbie wrote: "Palina wrote: "South Dakota: Read a book where the main character's name begins with an "S"

Book: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Pages: 407
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2......"


Oh whoops I completely didn't even realize. It shouldn't count then, sorry!


message 15: by palina (last edited Jun 07, 2018 04:52PM) (new)

palina | 19 comments Alabama: Read a book with the letters "S", "H" and "A" in the title

Book: The Art of Escaping by Erin Callahan
Pages: 320
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 16: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Palina wrote: "Abbie wrote: "Palina wrote: "South Dakota: Read a book where the main character's name begins with an "S"

Book: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Pages: 407
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...-..."


If you read 100 pages or more in June you can still get page points for it. :)


message 17: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Lisa_______|___0___|_____1____|_____1

Team_______|___0___|____14____|____14



message 18: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Abbie wrote: "Palina wrote: "Abbie wrote: "Palina wrote: "South Dakota: Read a book where the main character's name begins with an "S"

Book: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Pages: 407
https://www.goodreads.com/book..."

Oh actually? Okay great because I read around 150


message 19: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____7____|_____7
Lisa_______|___0___|_____1____|_____1

Team_______|___0___|____15____|____15



message 21: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____7____|_____7
Lisa_______|___3___|_____4____|_____7

Team_______|___3___|____18____|____21



message 22: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Maine: horror novel
Book: Bleeding Earth by Kaitlin Ward
Pages: 247
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 23: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____1____|_____1
Palina_____|___0___|_____9____|_____9
Lisa_______|___3___|_____4____|_____7

Team_______|___3___|____20____|____23



message 24: by Slytherpuff (new)

Slytherpuff The Firm https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
Pages: 712
Category: Man with black hair on cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 25: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Slytherpuff|___0___|_____7____|_____7
Palina_____|___0___|_____9____|_____9
Lisa_______|___3___|_____4____|_____7

Team_______|___3___|____26____|____29



message 26: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Slytherpuff wrote: "The Firm https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
Pages: 712
Category: Man with black hair on cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show......"


Please remember to say which state it's for next time. It makes it easier to find the description. :)


message 27: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments North Dakota: a book with trees on the cover
Book: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
Pages: 169
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 28: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Palina_____|___0___|____10____|____10
Lisa_______|___3___|_____4____|_____7

Team_______|___3___|____20____|____23



message 29: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Slytherpuff has moved to a medium team, but the description she completed will stay where it is.


message 30: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Washington: read a book first published in January
Book: We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson
Pages: 455
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 31: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Delaware: book that starts with the letter w
Book: We Are Okay by Nina LaCour
Pages: 256
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 32: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Palina_____|___0___|____16____|____16
Lisa_______|___3___|_____4____|_____7

Team_______|___3___|____26____|____29



message 33: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Nebraska: read a book first published in March
Book: Radio Silence by Alice Oseman
Pages: 496
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 34: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Palina wrote: "Nebraska: read a book first published in March
Book: Radio Silence by Alice Oseman
Pages: 496
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/sho..."


Hey Palina, this was actually first published in Feb, is there anywhere else you want to put it?


message 35: by palina (last edited Jun 17, 2018 07:33AM) (new)

palina | 19 comments When I check it it says it was published March 28, 2017


message 36: by Sarah Elizabeth (new)

Sarah Elizabeth (bookworm_sarah) | 85693 comments Mod
There is an edition that was published in March 2017, but for that category we're looking for a book which was first published in March, and Radio Silence was first published February 25th 2016. If you look right at the top of the list of editions, it says that - https://www.goodreads.com/work/editio...


message 37: by palina (new)

palina | 19 comments Sarah wrote: "There is an edition that was published in March 2017, but for that category we're looking for a book which was first published in March, and Radio Silence was first published February 25th 2016. If..."
Oh okay sorry I'll change it


message 38: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments Palina wrote: "Sarah wrote: "There is an edition that was published in March 2017, but for that category we're looking for a book which was first published in March, and Radio Silence was first published February..."

What description would you like to use it for?


message 39: by Lisa (new)

Lisa | 1990 comments Oregon: book with a flower on the cover
How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 533 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...


message 40: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Palina_____|___0___|____16____|____16
Lisa_______|___3___|_____9____|____12

Team_______|___3___|____31____|____34



message 41: by Lisa (new)

Lisa | 1990 comments Florida: - a book by an author who's last name begins with "D"
Beauty and the Beast Lost in a Book by Jennifer Donnelly
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 384 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...


message 43: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Palina_____|___0___|____16____|____16
Lisa_______|___9___|____18____|____27

Team_______|___9___|____40____|____49



message 44: by Gabi (new)

Gabi | 563 comments Nebraska: Read a contemporary novel
Fish & Chips (Cut & Run, #3) by Abigail Roux
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 280


message 45: by Abbie (new)

Abbie | 27856 comments
 Team Nixon:


___________|_Buddy_|__Page____|__Total
___________|_Reads_|__Points__|

Jaguane____|___0___|_____6____|_____6
Palina_____|___0___|____16____|____16
Lisa_______|___9___|____18____|____27
Gabi_______|___0___|_____2____|_____2

Team_______|___9___|____42____|____51



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