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message 1: by Esther (last edited Nov 28, 2019 06:45AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Currently working on Badge 4

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message 2: by Esther (last edited Jan 16, 2019 04:49AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Format:
1. Challenge Progress: Identify where you are in the challenge – Badge 1, book 1 (2, 3, 4, etc.)
2. List Movie
3 List Task
4. Link to book read. REQUIRED: If the cover is part of the task, link the cover of the edition you read as well.
5. List the number of pages of the edition you read. If an ebook or audiobook also give the number of pages of the hardcover edition (refer general rules on page numbers).
6. Give a very brief summary of the task.
7. State how the book fits the criteria.
8. Specifications required in the task. Some tasks require that you report a specific thing. IE – a task requires that you read a book from a Listopia. You need to identify which position number the book is on the list so that it can be verified.


message 3: by Esther (last edited Feb 21, 2019 02:24PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto
3. Every Day, author, The Scorch Trials
4. The Death Cure, book, The Death Cure
5. Ready Player One, Author, Waking Gods
6. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, Actor, Kingdom of the Blind
7. The Jungle book, Author, Crystal Crowned
8. Mary Poppins, Trivia, Competence
9 Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Genre, Karen Memory
10. The Little Stranger, Author, Red-Headed Stepchild
11.Crazy Rich Asians, book, Crazy Rich Asians
12.Meg, Trivia, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake


message 4: by Esther (last edited Apr 18, 2019 05:39PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day
2. Every Day, Trivia, Back Of Beyond
3. The death Cure, Author, The Bronze Skies
4. Between Shades of Gray, Trivia, The Boy in the Snow
5. Mortal Engines, Trivia, On the Edge
6. The Girl in the Spider's Web, Read the book, Ce qui ne me tue pas
7. The Girl in the Spider's Web, actor, 1636: The Cardinal Virtues
8. Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart, Trivia, Christmas Cake Murder
9.Monster, Trivia, La fille qui rendait coup pour coup
10. A Simple Favor, Setting, Dark Matter
11. Forever My Girl, Actor, The Obelisk Gate
12. The Darkest Minds, Book, The Darkest Minds
13. Annihilation, Author, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
14. The Jungle Book, genre, In the Woods
15. Mortal Engines, Book, Mortal Engines
16. A Wrinkle in Time, Actor, Little Fires Everywhere
17. The Hate U Give, Book, The Hate U Give
18. A Simple Favor, Author, The Rook
19. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, Trivia, The Underground Railroad
20. The Death Cure, Trivia, The Golden Tresses of the Dead
21. Crazy Rich Asians, Actor, Macbeth
22. A Simple Favor, book, A Simple Favor
23. Crazy Rich Asians, Genre, Look Alive Twenty-Five
24.The Sisters Brothers, Author, Beirut Hellfire Society


message 5: by Esther (last edited Jul 23, 2019 07:33PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments badge 3
1. The Long home, Trivia, Chocolate Cream Pie Murder
2. 12 Strong: The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers, Actor, Stiletto
3. The Darkest Minds, Setting, Transcription
4. Fifty Shades Freed, Author, The Force
5. To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Actor, Carpe Corpus
6. A Wrinkle in Time, author, Plum Island
7. The Darkest Minds, Genre, Zeroes
8. Bel Canto, Actor, The Tainted Relic: An Historical Mystery
9. The Girl in the Spider's Web, author, Live and Let ChaiLive and Let Chai
10. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, setting, No Good Tea Goes Unpunished
11. Darkest minds, Actor, The Wishing Spell
12. The Sisters Brothers, Genre, Trophy Hunt
13. Annihilation, Setting, Curiosity Killed the Cat Sitter
14. he House with a Clock in Its Walls, Genre, The Enchantress Returns
15. Mary Poppins, Author, A Case of Bad Taste
16. Ophelia, Author, Silence Fallen
17. Between Shades of Gray, Setting, The Department of Sensitive Crimes
18. Boy Erased: A Memoir, Author, Tightrope
19. Bel Canto, Trivia, A Crime in the Neighborhood
20. Nutcracker and Mouse King and the Tale of the Nutcracker, Genre, Witchmark
21. 12 Strong: The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers, Trivia, The Girl in the Tower
22. The Sisters Brothers, book, The Sisters Brothers
23. 12 Strong: The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers, author, The Stone Sky
24. The House with a Clock in Its Walls, setting, Age of Swords
25. Little Women, Actor, Recursion
26. To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Trivia, Autonomous
27. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, book, Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
28. Fahrenheit 451, setting, A German Requiem
29. Red Sparrow, Actor, Montréel
30. Red Sparrow, Setting, The Winter of the Witch
31. Fifty Shades Freed, Setting, Storm Cursed
32. Forever My Girl, Ssetting, Fade Out
33. To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Genre, Caraval
34. Boy Erased: A Memoir, Setting, We Need to Talk About Kevin
35. Ready Player One, Trivia, The Consuming Fire
36. Mortal Engines, Actor, L'Accordeur de silences


message 6: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 1
2. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
3 author
4. The Little Paris Bookshop
5. Audiobook (HC is 392 pages)
6. Read a book about a library or book shop.
7. Most of the book takes place in a bookshop and it is part of the story.
8. none.


message 7: by Jenn (new)

Jenn | 2067 comments Way to go Esther 😃


message 8: by Sarah, Moderator (new)

Sarah | 18116 comments Congrats on your first book!


message 9: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 2
2. Bel canto
3 #1 Read the book
4. Bel Canto
5. Audiobook (HC is 336 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book
8. none.


message 10: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto


message 11: by Cherie (new)

Cherie (crobins0) | 19580 comments Did you like Bel Canto? I read it several years ago and still remember parts of scenes.


message 12: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Cherie wrote: "Did you like Bel Canto? I read it several years ago and still remember parts of scenes."

I did. if had a strange feeling as, while they were indeed in their small little closed up world, I did not feel the characters being really closed in. I was not expecting this.


message 13: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 3
2. Every Day
3 #2 author
4. The Scorch Trials
5. Audiobook (HC is 362 pages)
6. Author whose first book was published after 2000
7. According to Wikipedia, Dashner's 1st book was publish in 2003.
8. none.


message 14: by Esther (last edited Jan 27, 2019 02:42PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 4
2. The Death Cure
3 #1 Read the book
4. The Death Cure
5. Audiobook (HC is 325 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book
8. none.


message 15: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 1, book 5
2. Ready Player One
3 #2 Author
4. Waking Gods
5. ebook (HC is 336 pages)
6. Revisit the Zodiac Challenge and read ONE of the tasks for Aries.
7. One of the task was a book with GOD in the title
8. none.


message 16: by Esther (last edited Jan 27, 2019 02:45PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto
3. Every Day, author, The Scorch Trials
4. The Death Cure, book, The Death Cure
5. Ready Player One, Author, Waking Gods


message 17: by Esther (last edited Jan 28, 2019 09:32AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, book 1
2. Every Day
3 #1 Read the book
4.Every Day
5. Audiobook (HC is 322 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book
8. none


message 18: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 1, book 6
2. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong
3 #3 Actor
4. Kingdom of the Blind
5. ebook (HC is 400 pages)
6. Read a book set in Canada or by a Canadian author.
7. Set in Quebec by a canadian author
8. none.


message 19: by Esther (last edited Feb 02, 2019 08:01AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 1, book 7
2. The Jungle book
3 #2 Author
4. Crystal Crowned
5. ebook (HC is 432 pages)
6. Read the 5th book in a series, or read any book that is in a series with 5 main works.
7. It's the 5th and final book of the series.
8. none.


message 20: by Janice, Moderator (new)

Janice (jamasc) | 47159 comments Esther wrote: "Badge 1, book 7
2.
3 #2 Author
4. Crystal Crowned
5. ebook (HC is 432 pages)
6. Read the 5th book in a series, or read any book that is in a series with 5 main works.
7. It's the 5..."


Which movie is this task for?


message 21: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Janice wrote: "Which movie is this task for? ."

where did that movie go?????
fixed.
sorry


message 22: by Janice, Moderator (new)

Janice (jamasc) | 47159 comments LOL! It got lost in the jungle apparently.


message 23: by Esther (last edited Feb 03, 2019 07:22PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 8
2. Mary Poppins
3 #6. Trivia
4. Competence
5. audiobook & ebook (HC is 309 pages)
6. Read a book with an umbrella on the cover. s.
7. Competence (Custard Protocol, #3) by Gail Carriger
8. none.


message 24: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto
3. Every Day, author, The Scorch Trials
4. The Death Cure, book, The Death Cure
5. Ready Player One, Author, Waking Gods
6. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, Actor, Kingdom of the Blind
7. The Jungle book, Author, Crystal Crowned
8. Mary Poppins, Trivia, Competence

Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day


message 25: by Cherie (new)

Cherie (crobins0) | 19580 comments Re the umbrella - good one, finding a closed one on a cover!


message 26: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 9
2. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
3 #5 Genre
4. Karen Memory
5. audiobook (HC is 346 pages)
6. Read a book that is classified LGBT
7. LGBT is on the main page
8. none.


message 27: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 2
2. Every Day
3 Trivia
4. Back Of Beyond
5. audiobook (HC is 372 pages)
6. Read a book where the title starts with the letter "B"
7. Back,.,,,
8. none.


message 28: by Esther (last edited Feb 17, 2019 04:31PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 10
2. The Little Stranger
3 Author
4. Red-Headed Stepchild
5. paperback (325 pages)
6. Mc with red hair
7. Sabina Kane has read hair.
8. none.


message 29: by Janice, Moderator (last edited Feb 17, 2019 04:03PM) (new)

Janice (jamasc) | 47159 comments Esther wrote: "1. Badge 1, book 10
2. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
3 Author
4. Red-Headed Stepchild
5. paperback (325 pages)
6. Mc with red hair
7. Sabina Kane has read hair.
8. none."


This will have to be Badge 2, Book 3. For the first badge, you can't repeat movies. You already have a book for this movie.


message 30: by Esther (last edited Feb 17, 2019 04:50PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Janice wrote: This will have to be Badge 2, Book 3. For the first badge, you can't repeat movies. You already have a book for this movie. .
8...."


actually. Wrong movie... Sorry.


message 31: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto
3. Every Day, author, The Scorch Trials
4. The Death Cure, book, The Death Cure
5. Ready Player One, Author, Waking Gods
6. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, Actor, Kingdom of the Blind
7. The Jungle book, Author, Crystal Crowned
8. Mary Poppins, Trivia, Competence
9 Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Genre, Karen Memory
10. The Little Stranger, Author, Red-Headed Stepchild

Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day
2. Every Day, Trivia, Back Of Beyond


message 32: by Janice, Moderator (new)

Janice (jamasc) | 47159 comments Thanks for correcting that. :)


message 33: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 3
2. The death Cure
3 Author
4. The Bronze Skies
5. audiobook (no HC, paperback is 336 pages)
6. Read a book that is in the Space Opera genre
7. Space opera is in the 3rd in the genre list.
8. none.


message 34: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 11
2. Crazy Rich Asians
3. book
4. Crazy Rich Asians
5. audiobook (hardcover is 403 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book.
8. none.


message 35: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 1, book 12
2. Meg
3. Trivia
4. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
5. audiobook (hardcover is 292 pages)
6. Read a book with one of the species of shark's in title.
7. Lemon shark
8. none.


message 36: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge one
1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, author,The Little Paris Bookshop
2. Bel canto, book, Bel Canto
3. Every Day, author, The Scorch Trials
4. The Death Cure, book, The Death Cure
5. Ready Player One, Author, Waking Gods
6. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, Actor, Kingdom of the Blind
7. The Jungle book, Author, Crystal Crowned
8. Mary Poppins, Trivia, Competence
9 Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Genre, Karen Memory
10. The Little Stranger, Author, Red-Headed Stepchild
11.Crazy Rich Asians, book, Crazy Rich Asians
12.Meg, Trivia, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake

Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day
2. Every Day, Trivia, Back Of Beyond
3. The death Cure, Author, The Bronze Skies


message 37: by Esther (last edited Feb 22, 2019 09:35AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, book 4
2. Between Shades of Gray
3. Trivia
4. The Boy in the Snow
5. audiobook (hardcover is 384 pages)
6. Read a book that has "Ashes" or "Snow" in the title
7. snow in the title
8. none.


message 38: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, book 5
2. Mortal Engines
3. Trivia
4. On the Edge
5. mass paperback ( 309 pages)
6. Read a book that is first in a series.
7. first book of the edge series
8. none.


message 39: by Esther (last edited Feb 25, 2019 09:49AM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, book 6
2. The Girl in the Spider's Web
3. Read the book
4. Ce qui ne me tue pas
5. trade paperback & audiobook ( 481 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book
8. none.

book mentioned: l'homme qui prenait sa femme pour un chapeau.


message 40: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 7
2. The Girl in the Spider's Web
3. actor
4. 1636: The Cardinal Virtues
5. audiobook ( 384 pages)
6. Read a story where the characters are members of a royal family.
7. the story is weaved around the court of France. Kings , queens, princes, you name it are in there.
8. none.


message 41: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day
2. Every Day, Trivia, Back Of Beyond
3. The death Cure, Author, The Bronze Skies
4. Between Shades of Gray, Trivia, The Boy in the Snow
5. Mortal Engines, Trivia, On the Edge
6. The Girl in the Spider's Web, Read the book, Ce qui ne me tue pas
7. The Girl in the Spider's Web, actor, 1636: The Cardinal Virtues


message 42: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 8
2. Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart
3. Trivia
4. Christmas Cake Murder
5. audiobook ( HC is 271 pages)
6. Read a book that was written under pseudonym
7. From Wikipedia: Joanne Fischmann (née Gibson,is an American writer, using the pen name Joanne Fluke.
8. none.


message 43: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 9
2. Monster
3. Trivia
4. La fille qui rendait coup pour coup
5. audiobook ( French Trade paperback is 401 pages, Englsish HC is 347 pages)
6. Read a book that is set wholly or in part in a prison
7. Lisbeth is i Jail for a good part of the book.
8. none.


message 44: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge 2, book 10
2. A Simple Favor
3. Setting
4. Dark Matter
5. audiobook (HC is 342 pages)
6. Read a book set in Connecticut, Iowa, or Chicago.
7. Take place in Chicago(s)
8. none.


message 45: by Esther (last edited Mar 12, 2019 06:26PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, Book 11
2. Forever My Girl
3. Actor
4. The Obelisk Gate
5. Ebook. (Hardcover 377 pages)
6. Read a book that was first published in 2016
7. First published August 16, 2016.
8. No specifications.


message 46: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Badge two
1. Every Day, book,Every Day
2. Every Day, Trivia, Back Of Beyond
3. The death Cure, Author, The Bronze Skies
4. Between Shades of Gray, Trivia, The Boy in the Snow
5. Mortal Engines, Trivia, On the Edge
6. The Girl in the Spider's Web, Read the book, Ce qui ne me tue pas
7. The Girl in the Spider's Web, actor, 1636: The Cardinal Virtues
8. Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart, Trivia, Christmas Cake Murder
9.Monster, Trivia, La fille qui rendait coup pour coup
10. A Simple Favor, Setting, Dark Matter
11. Forever My Girl, Actor, The Obelisk Gate


message 47: by Esther (last edited Mar 12, 2019 06:43PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, Book 12
2. The Darkest Minds
3. Book
4. The Darkest Minds
5. Ebook. (Hardcover is 488 pages)
6. Read the book
7. Read the book
8. No specifications.

book: watership down


message 48: by Sarah, Moderator (new)

Sarah | 18116 comments Esther wrote: "Badge 2, book 10
2. A Simple Favor
3. Setting
4. Dark Matter
5. audiobook (HC is 342 pages)
6. Read a book set in Connecticut, Iowa, or Chicago.
7. Take place in Chicago(s)
8. none."


Did you enjoy it? I loved it. I think Crouch is a great author.


message 49: by Esther (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments Sarah wrote: "Esther wrote: "Badge 2, book 10
2. A Simple Favor
3. Setting
4. Dark Matter
5. audiobook (HC is 342 pages)
6. Read a book set in Connecticut, Iowa, or Chicago.
7. Take place in Chi..."


I really did. The story had some twist I never saw coming


message 50: by Esther (last edited Mar 15, 2019 03:07PM) (new)

Esther (nyctale) | 4133 comments 1. Badge 2, Book 13
2. Annihilation
3. Author
4. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
5. audiobook . (Hardcover is 336 pages)
6. Read a book from the Best Environmental Books list.
7. it,s in there!
8. position #10


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