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message 1: by Alaina, Head of Monthly Challenges & Keeper of BR Threads (last edited Sep 04, 2018 07:22AM) (new)

Alaina (ameserole) | 63618 comments Mod
The general challenge rules can be found here.

Points
*One point for every book read and reviewed that fits a category
*Three points for every buddy read that has at least four comments in thread
*Five points for the group book of the month (must participate in the discussion)
*Five points for every 1000 pages read

Characters:

Snow White
- Apple on cover
- White cover (must be at least 50%)
- Poison in title
- Features dwarves
- The number 7 in title or page count
- Group of people on the cover (more than 2)
- MC has black hair
- Features an evil step mom or a witch



Rapunzel
- Tower on cover
- Thorns on cover
- Over 500 pages
- Star(s) on cover
- Involves discovering something about yourself (true identity, powers, etc.)
- Read a book published in 2010
- Where a character was kidnapped (doesn’t matter what age)
- Character falls in love with a bad guy (villain or just the “bad boy” type)


Cinderella
- Blue cover (must be at least 50%)
- Dress on cover
- Glass on cover or in the title
- Read a classic
- Clock on cover
- A shoe on the cover
- A castle on the cover
- MC is a servant or a maid


Aurora
- Needle or wheel on cover
- Features fairies
- Features a royal family
- Read a fairy tale retelling
- MC lives with a foster family
- MC has blonde hair
- MC goes to sleep (must put page and sentence to count)
- Blue and pink on cover


Belle
- Yellow cover (must be at least 50%)
- Flower on cover
- Candle on cover
- Involving a curse
- Mc goes to a ball/club to dance
- Beast or Belle in title
- Someone is an inventor (doesn’t have to be the MC)
- MC has brown hair


Bambi
- Animals on cover (must be more than one animal on the cover)
- Trees on cover
- Involves hunting
- MC is a prince
- Shifter book
- Features a shy character (doesn’t have to be the MC)
- Brown cover (must be at least 50%)
- Title starts with B


Ariel
- Features mermaids
- Beach on cover/ shells on cover
- Takes place at sea
- Green cover (must be at least 50%)
- Involves transforming
- Water on cover
- MC sings
- Author’s first or last name starts with A


Aladdin
- Lamp on the cover
- Wish in title or in series name
- Features a Genie
- Tiger on the cover or as a pet
- 3+ colors on the cover
- Jasmine is the MC’s name
- MC goes undercover or uses an alias
- Involves traveling or flying


Tiana
- Set in New Orleans
- MC is a waitress or works in a restaurant
- Features a sorcerer (doesn’t have to be the MC)
- A book with a genre minority main character
- Frog on cover
- Title has to have F, R, O, G in it (in any order)
- MC plays an instrument
- Kiss in title


Simba
- Set in Africa
- Any animal in the title
- Best friends to lovers book
- Orange cover (must be at least 50%)
- Author’s initials must appear in SIMBA
- MC works with animals
- The word “King” in title
- Features a battle


Elsa
- Set during winter
- MC is a princess
- Tagged as family (must be on the first page to count)
- Snow on cover
- Queen in title
- Features a love triangle
- MC loses parents
- Character with magical powers


Mulan
- Set in China
- Involving a war
- Dragon in the title or on the cover
- Character in disguise
- Sword on cover
- Features an emperor
- MPG Historical Fiction
- Features a cultural tradition


Hercules
- Greek mythology
- Character has super powers
- Author’s initials must be in HERCULES
- MC must make a sacrifice
- MC gets reunited with loved ones at the end
- Published date ends with a 7 (for example: 2007)
- Fire on the cover
- Features MC getting backstabbed or betrayed


Pocahontas
- Wind in title
- Set in America
- Travel to another country
- MPG Romance
- Gold cover (must be at least 50%)
- Deals with Racism
- Features a grandmother
- Authors Initial must be in SMITH


Tarzan
- Authors initials must be in JANE
- MC is an orphan
- A book translated into english
- Umbrella on cover
- Features a monkey
- Set in either a Britain or Victorian era
- Takes place in a Jungle
- Ship on cover


Merida
- Book set in Scotland
- Scottish MC
- Character who uses a bow and arrow
- Features triplets
- MC has red hair
- Bear on cover
- Features a competition
- Word BRAVE in the title

Score Template:
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Caroline__|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Madison___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|__________|__________|__________



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

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
Please post reviews like this.

Disney's The Little Mermaid Classic Storybook by Sheryl Kahn
Review: Link
Pages: # & link to most rated edition
BR: (if applicable) Link
Character: category


message 4: by Madison (last edited Sep 04, 2018 06:03AM) (new)


message 5: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (last edited Sep 04, 2018 08:33AM) (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Caroline__|_______4__|_______4__|_______8__
Madison___|__________|_______2__|_______2__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______4__|_______6__|______10__



message 7: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Caroline__|_______8__|_______8__|______16__
Madison___|__________|_______2__|_______2__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______8__|______10__|______18__



message 8: by Madison (last edited Sep 10, 2018 09:39AM) (new)

Madison | 127 comments The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3) by Rick Riordan
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 320:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5...
Hercules: Book Publication ends in a 7


message 9: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Caroline__|_______8__|_______8__|______16__
Madison___|__________|_______5__|_______5__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______8__|______13__|______21__



message 11: by Lexi (last edited Sep 12, 2018 07:03PM) (new)


message 13: by Lexi (last edited Sep 12, 2018 07:19PM) (new)

Lexi All the Birds, Singing by Evie Wyld
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 240 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...

Aladdin: 3 or more colors on cover (green, brown, white, grey)


message 15: by Lexi (new)

Lexi The Shadow Revolution (Crown & Key, #1) by Clay Griffith
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 300 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

Hercules: MC makes sacrifice (view spoiler)

Finished Hercules


message 16: by Madison (new)

Madison | 127 comments The Mystery of Adventure Island (The Mystery Series #2) by Paul Moxham
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 190: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
Snow White: 2+ characters on the cover

Finished Snow White


message 17: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Caroline__|_______8__|_______8__|______16__
Lexi______|__________|______13__|______13__
Madison___|__________|______10__|______10__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______8__|______31__|______39__



message 18: by Lexi (new)

Lexi The Heartless City (The Gold and Gaslight Chronicles #1) by Andrea Berthot
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 241 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

Simba: author initials (BA) in Simba


message 20: by Lexi (new)


message 21: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|__________|______20__|______20__
Caroline__|_______8__|_______8__|______16__
Madison___|__________|______10__|______10__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______8__|______38__|______46__



message 22: by Lexi (new)


message 23: by Lexi (new)

Lexi Killer of Enemies (Killer of Enemies, #1) by Joseph Bruchac
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages 400 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
Mulan: cultural traditions (MC follows Apache traditions and offers prayers).


message 24: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|__________|______27__|______27__
Caroline__|_______8__|_______8__|______16__
Madison___|__________|______10__|______10__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|_______8__|______45__|______53__



message 25: by Lexi (last edited Sep 15, 2018 06:14PM) (new)


message 27: by Caroline (new)

Caroline | 2101 comments Dragon Keeper (The Rain Wilds Chronicles, #1) by Robin Hobb
Status updates: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 553 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4...
Mulan: Dragon in the title and on the cover


message 28: by Caroline (last edited Sep 16, 2018 10:37PM) (new)

Caroline | 2101 comments These are books I started before September. Alaina told me I could get just page points (no category points) for what I read this month. All page counts are the amount I read in September.

The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 100 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8...

Speaker for the Dead (Ender's Saga, #2) by Orson Scott Card
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 187 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7...

Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 307 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4...

Mort (Death, #1; Discworld, #4) by Terry Pratchett
Status updates: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 134 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

The Well of Ascension (Mistborn, #2) by Brandon Sanderson
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 487 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6...
Buddy: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...


message 29: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|_______3__|______30__|______33__
Caroline__|______13__|______26__|______39__
Madison___|__________|______13__|______13__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Keri______|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|______16__|______69__|______85__



message 30: by Lexi (new)

Lexi I'm still confused at category points versus page points as we don't seem to have category point, just page points anyways.

However, if it gets us points:

Read in September but started before, total for September:

European Travel for the Monstrous Gentlewoman (The Extraordinary Adventures of the Athena Club, #2) by Theodora Goss
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 576 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

The Trial by Franz Kafka
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 165 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...


message 32: by Lexi (new)

Lexi The First Prehistoric Serial Killer and Other Stories by Teresa Solana
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 210 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

Pocahontas - grandmother (view spoiler)


message 33: by Lexi (new)

Lexi Dreadful Company (Dr. Greta Helsing, #2) by Vivian Shaw
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 400 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

Pocahontas - travel to another country (they visit France)


message 35: by Keri (new)

Keri | 1851 comments Here are the books I’ve finished in September but started earlier, and the pages listed are those I read in September.
The Darkest Minds (The Darkest Minds, #1) by Alexandra Bracken
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages in Sept: 177

Cruel Crown (Red Queen, #0.1-0.2) by Victoria Aveyard
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages in Sept(Steel Scars): 88


message 36: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (last edited Sep 18, 2018 08:44AM) (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|_______3__|______51__|______54__
Caroline__|______13__|______26__|______39__
Madison___|__________|______13__|______13__
Keri______|__________|_______3__|_______3__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|______16__|______93__|_____109__


You have left:
Pocahontas - 1 left
Mulan - 3 left
Simba - 1 left
Snow White - 4 left

Remember, because of my mix up, you must finish two characters to get another one.


message 37: by Keri (new)

Keri | 1851 comments Yay, I’m on the board!! ...even if it’s only 3 points so far lol


message 38: by Caroline (new)

Caroline | 2101 comments Yay! Every point counts :)


message 41: by Lexi (new)

Lexi We have finished both Simba and Pocahontas, could we please have a new character? (We still have Mulan and Snow White).


message 42: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|_______3__|______51__|______54__
Caroline__|______13__|______26__|______39__
Madison___|__________|______13__|______13__
Keri______|__________|_______3__|_______3__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|______16__|______93__|_____109__



message 43: by Madison (new)

Madison | 127 comments No point change?


message 44: by Lexi (new)

Lexi You finished two more books so you should have points. Also, we still need another character.


message 45: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
Madison wrote: "No point change?"

Oops. Changed it in my ss but didn't change it here. Changing it now. (:


message 46: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (last edited Sep 19, 2018 10:47AM) (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|_______3__|______51__|______54__
Caroline__|______13__|______26__|______39__
Madison___|__________|______18__|______18__
Keri______|__________|_______3__|_______3__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|______16__|______98__|_____114__



message 49: by Lexi (last edited Sep 19, 2018 03:51PM) (new)

Lexi Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 262 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...

Rapunzel - discover something about yourself (MC finds out who her mother and birth family is)


message 50: by Felicia, Head of Team Quarterly & BOTM (new)

Felicia | 15005 comments Mod
______Name__|___Buddy___|___Pages___|___Total___
____________|___Reads___|___Read____|__Points___

Lexi______|_______3__|______56__|______59__
Caroline__|______13__|______26__|______39__
Madison___|__________|______20__|______20__
Keri______|__________|_______3__|_______3__
Ashy______|__________|__________|__________
Emma______|__________|__________|__________
Katie_____|__________|__________|__________
Kirsche___|__________|__________|__________
Maica_____|__________|__________|__________
Rachel____|__________|__________|__________
Valentina_|__________|__________|__________

Total_____|______16__|_____105__|_____121__



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