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message 1: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (last edited Jun 19, 2018 01:02PM) (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
Team Green Rubber Ducky
Please post the reviews like this.

Lucky the Rubber Ducky by Arnie Lightning
Review: Link
Pages: Link
Buddy Read: Link
IF APPLICABLE, let mods know that your book is a part of the series for the space that your team has landed on.

For this two month challenge, as well as our September one, we will be picking one overall winner (again!). At the end of our Vacation Quarterly Challenge there will be one winner that wins a prize of getting to choose a book from bookdepository.com. They can pick any book up to $10. For this to happen, we will be combining the points from the two month challenge (July-August), our September challenge, and our Vacation Quarterly together to pick that winner.


message 2: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
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General Rules
*Books must be read and reviewed from July 1st to August 31st.
*Books must be 100 pages to count (using the most rated edition on GR)
**Books read that are under 100 pages will count toward page points, but not category points.
**Books that are DNFed can count toward pages, but not category points. A review and/or status updates is still required.
*Manga and graphic novels can be read and will count for ¼ of the listed page count. They will count toward pages only.
*Five detailed status updates can be used in place of review.
*Buddy reads must take place within this group to count for bonus points
*You must make a minimum of four comments on a buddy read to earn points.

Points
*Page Points:
100 - 149 pages = 1 point
150 - 249 pages = 2 points
250 - 349 pages = 3 points
350 - 449 pages = 4 points
450 - 549 pages = 5 points
550 + pages = 6 points
*Buddy read points will double the page count.
*Reading and participating in the group book of the month will triple the page count.
*One point for every book read that fits the book or series of that space. For example, if you read a book from the Six of Crows duology on that specific space you will get an extra point once it has been completed.
*Five points for passing GO.
*Points can be awarded/taken away for landing on Volunteer for Tribute spaces. See below.

Challenge Rules
All members will be split into teams of 5 (depending on number of members signed up). At the start of the challenge, one of the mods will “roll” the dice for your team (using random.org). The space your team lands on will be based off of a series and there will be a specific number of pages that need to be ‘paid’ in order for your team to move on from that space. The number of pages that is due is at the bottom of the space on the Pageopoly board above.

Teams will continuously read books to bank pages read. And pages for books completed, reviewed, and added to the teams review thread will take away from the amount of pages that are due to move your team off of that space.

For example:

Team 1 has four members. They landed on the Legend space. This space requires 2,400 pages to be paid in order to advance.

Member 1 reads Throne of Glass which has 404 pages.
Member 2 reads Vampire Academy which has 332 pages.
Member 3 reads Eye of Minds which has 308 pages.
Member 4 reads Heartless which is 453 pages.

404 +
332 +
308 +
453 =
1497

Because this team turned in 1,497 pages in a space that requires 2,400 the team still owes 903 pages.

Had this team landed on the Six of Crows space which only requires 1,000 pages to advance they would have ‘banked’ 497 pages for the next space they land on.

Not Series spaces

Volunteer for Tribute - using random.org a card will be given to the team that lands on one of these spaces. Cards give or take points from your team or grant another team (randomly selected using random.org) free points.

Your favorite author is struck with writer's block go right to the bookstore.
Your favorite author just released an unexpected novella! Get 0.5 points.
Your pre-order arrived early! Get 10 points.
You are stricken with a cold and have to stay home all day earn 3 page points.
Unexpected work event. Lose 10 points.
Your friend that you loaned your favorite book to returned it with folded pages and a cracked spine. Lose 3 points.
You wanted to be the first to review a new book but were too slow. Other team wins 3 points.
Your great-aunt's birthday card just arrived. Gain 5 points.
Your roof is leaking. Great damage to your books. Lose 10 points.
Moving day! You have to send your books to a friends house till you're settled pay other team 5 points.
You were just approved for an ARC! Get 10 points.
While browsing the bookstore you find a new book you think you are going to love! Get 2 points.
You got a book for Christmas but oh no it’s the second book! Lose 2 points.
You and your friend are reading the same book both of you love it. Get 5 points.
When you get home from work your dog has ripped your favorite book to pieces! Lose 10 points.
You get an unexpected holiday. You get to go outside and read in your favorite lawn chair! Gain 5 points.
Your significant other is feeling ignored. You have to give up an evening of reading to go out with them. Lose 5 points.
Your mom needs you to take her to the doctor’s. You bring a book to read while you wait. Gain 1 point.
Your child wants your to read them a book. Gain 1 point.
A new audio you just bought is missing sections. Lose 10 points.

Free Pages - Free 500 pages awarded to the team that lands on this space.

Just browsing - Free space. Roll again.

In the bookstore - ‘Roll’ the dice three times to try for doubles (mods will use random.org for these rolls) If no doubles, 2,000 pages are due to get out of jail. If doubles are rolled, continue with a new roll and advance that many spaces.

Go to the bookstore - Go straight to the bookstore and follow instructions for getting out of the bookstore.

Book Box Tax Due! - Pay 5 points.

Get a Book Boyfriend! - Gain 5 points.

GO - Free 5 points for your team’s point total for passing GO.

Series Spaces

Brown 1 - Six of Crows Trilogy - 1,000 pages
Brown 2 - Shades of Magic Trilogy - 1,500 pages

Light Blue 1 - Monsters of Verity Duology - 2,000 pages
Light Blue 2 - Legend Series - 2,400 pages
Light Blue 3 - Darkest Minds Series - 2,700 pages

Pink 1 - Throne of Glass Series - 3,000 pages
Pink 2 - Shatter Me Series - 3,400 pages
Pink 3 - Red Queen Series - 3,700 pages

Orange 1 - Lunar Chronicles - 4,000 pages
Orange 2 - Falling Kingdoms Series - 4,400 pages
Orange 3 - Stormlight Archives - 4,700 pages

Red 1 - Riyria Revelations Series - 5,000 pages
Red 2 - Artemis Fowl Series - 5,400 pages
Red 3 - Odd Thomas Series - 5,700 pages

Yellow 1 - Protector of the Small Series - 6,000 pages
Yellow 2 - Ghost Bird Series - 6,400 pages
Yellow 3 - Rebel of the Sands Trilogy - 6,700 pages

Green 1 - Harry Potter Series - 7,000 pages
Green 2 - Kit Davenport Series - 7,400 pages
Green 3 - Seven Realms Series - 7,700 pages

Dark Blue 1 - Mistborn Series - 8,000 pages
Dark Blue 2 - Insignia Series - 8,500 pages

Tolkien Railroad - 4,000 pages
Austen Railroad - 4,000 pages
Bronte Railroad - 4,000 pages
Dickens Lane - 4,000 pages

Audio works - pages = “roll” using random.org x100
eBooks Company - pages = “roll” using random.org x100


message 3: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
Roll 1: rolled a 7. Landed on Volunteer as tribute - Your mom needs you to take her to the doctor’s. You bring a book to read while you wait. Gain 1 point.

Roll 2: rolled a 6. Landed on Shatter Me - 3,400 pages due


message 4: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 01, 2018 09:07AM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|__________|__________|__________
Caroline____|__________|__________|__________
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|__________|__________
Maksymiliane|__________|__________|__________
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|__________|__________|_____1____


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message 7: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 01, 2018 08:32PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|_____4____|_____4____|_____8____
Caroline____|__________|__________|__________
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Maksymiliane|__________|__________|__________
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|_____4____|_____6____|____11____


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message 9: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|_____4____|_____4____|_____8____
Caroline____|__________|__________|__________
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Maksymiliane|__________|__________|__________
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|_____4____|_____9____|____14____


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message 10: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)


message 11: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|_____8____|_____8____|____16____
Caroline____|__________|__________|__________
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Maksymiliane|__________|__________|__________
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|_____8____|____13____|____22____


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message 12: by Caroline (new)

Caroline | 2102 comments So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 100 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

The book is 290 pages total, but I read 100 in July.


message 14: by Caroline (new)

Caroline | 2102 comments Ring (Ring, #1) by Kōji Suzuki
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 106 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

The book is 282 pages total, but I read 106 in July.


message 16: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
Maksymiliane wrote: "Zaklecie podrozne by Michal Obst Glombiowski
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 279 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4..."


Hey Maks, can you please write a review about your book? The link you provided doesn't actually have any update (other than the page you are on) or an actual review. That way I can give you the points for your book :D


message 17: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|_____8____|_____8____|____16____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____8____|_____8____
Maksymiliane|__________|__________|__________
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|_____8____|____18____|____27____


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message 18: by Maksymiliane (new)

Maksymiliane | 23 comments Could you check it now? Is it ok? :)


message 19: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
Yes much better!! Thank you ☺️ I’ll add the points when I get into work


message 20: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|_____8____|_____8____|____16____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____8____|_____8____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____3____|_____3____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|_____8____|____21____|____30____


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message 23: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 03, 2018 10:45AM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____12____|____16____|____28____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____8____|_____8____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____3____|_____3____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____12____|____29____|____42____


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message 24: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)


message 25: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____16____|____20____|____36____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|_____8____|_____8____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____3____|_____3____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____16____|____33____|____50____


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message 27: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____16____|____20____|____36____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|__________|__________
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____12____|____12____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____3____|_____3____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____16____|____37____|____54____


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message 28: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____16____|____20____|____36____
Caroline____|__________|_____2____|_____2____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____12____|____12____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____3____|_____3____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____16____|____37.5__|____54.5__


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message 30: by Maksymiliane (last edited Jul 05, 2018 05:55AM) (new)

Maksymiliane | 23 comments Las Zębów i Rąk by Carrie Ryan
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: It has 345 pages, but I read 267 in July. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...

And it's a part of a series :)


message 31: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 05, 2018 06:36AM) (new)


message 32: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____16____|____23____|____39____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____4____|_____6____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____12____|____12____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____18____|____44.5__|____63.5__


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message 34: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____21____|____28____|____49____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____4____|_____6____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____12____|____12____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____23____|____49.5__|____73.5__


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message 36: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____21____|____28____|____49____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____4____|_____6____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____23____|____52.5__|____76.5__


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message 38: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 08, 2018 02:49PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____26____|____33____|____59____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____4____|_____6____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____28____|____57.5__|____86.5__


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message 39: by Caroline (new)

Caroline | 2102 comments Lady Susan by Jane Austen
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 180 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9...

This is by Austen, so we should get a bonus point!


message 40: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (new)


message 41: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 08, 2018 02:49PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____32____|____39____|____71____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____7____|_____9____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____34____|____66.5__|___101.5__


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message 43: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 08, 2018 02:49PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____35____|____42____|____77____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____7____|_____9____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____37____|____69.5__|___107.5__


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message 45: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 08, 2018 02:49PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____37____|____44____|____81____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____7____|_____9____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____39____|____71.5__|___111.5__


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message 46: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 07, 2018 11:18AM) (new)


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message 48: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 07, 2018 04:56PM) (new)


message 49: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Jul 08, 2018 02:49PM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63670 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Alaina______|____46____|____53____|____99____
Caroline____|_____2____|_____7____|_____9____
Chloe_______|__________|__________|__________
Cristina____|__________|_____0.5__|_____0.5__
Evelyn______|__________|__________|__________
Lucia_______|__________|____15____|____15____
Maksymiliane|__________|_____5____|_____5____
Natalie_____|__________|__________|__________

Total_______|____48____|____80.5__|___129.5__


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