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message 1: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 2093 comments Mod
Please post the tasks you have completed in this thread.

The following format is greatly appreciated:

Scoreboard name (if different from GR name)
Task # and Title
Link to book AND Author
Date book was completed
Points for this task
Pages for this task
Total Points
Total Pages
Rating (optional)
Review (optional)
Total Books (optional)


message 2: by Diana S (last edited May 01, 2019 08:39AM) (new)

Diana S | 2093 comments Mod
Scoreboard
(Updated #26

Most Points
Tessa - 10
Linda C - 7
Bethany - 10
Marilyn - 4
**Amber - 9

Most Pages
Tessa - 3587
Linda - 2186
Bethany - 3587
Marilyn - 1715
**Amber - 2545


message 3: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA

Task 1.1 - Children's Book Day
Main page genre "CHILDRENS"

The Swiss Family Robinson ✔ - 08Apr19 - 496 pg


THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 496


Total points earned to date - 1
Total pages read to date - 496



message 4: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 840 comments Task 1.7 (Marilyn's task) April Fool!
Read a book whose title begins with a letter in “APRIL FOOL”

The Iron Duke (Iron Seas, #1) – Meljean Brook (4 stars) 4/6/19 [384]

Points this task: 1
Pages this task: 384

Total points: 1
Total pages: 384



message 5: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 840 comments Task 2.1 Surprise Me

Educated – Tara Westover (5 stars) 4/9/19 [336]
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI – David Grann (4 stars) 4/11/19 [338]

Points this task: 2
Pages this task: 674

Total points: 3
Total pages: 1058



message 6: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 463 comments 1.4 Stress Awareness Month
A Time of Torment by John Connolly 4/12/19

Points: 1
Pages: 480


message 7: by Marilyn (last edited Apr 13, 2019 01:53PM) (new)

Marilyn Lott | 451 comments 2.1 Surprise Me
Read two books

Thanks, Amber, for these picks!

1. Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple--4/2/19--330 pages

2. All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin--4/8/19--400 pages

Points this task: 2
Pages this task: 730

Total points: 2
Total pages: 730


message 8: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA


Task 1.7 - Marilyn - April Fool
Title begins -and- author's first name initial in APRIL FOOL
An Appetite for Murder by Lucy Burdette ✔ - 12Apr19 - 310 pg


THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 310

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Task 1.4 - Stress Relief Month
A book that relieves stress
Coyote Cowboy Poetry ✔ - 13Apr19 - 202 pg

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 202


Total points earned to date - 3
Total pages read to date - 1008 pg



message 9: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA

Task 2.3 - Diana S - April Fun Days
Look Up in the Sky Day - Something you'd see in the sky on cover
The Alice Network by Kate Quinn ✔ - 10April19 (airplane just above the title) - 532 pg

Jelly Bean Day - Single color cover
Carols and Chaos by Cindy Anstey ✔ - 16Apr19 - 328 pg

THIS TASK
Points earned - 2
Pages read - 860 pg


Total points earned to date - 5 points
Total pages read to date - 1868



message 10: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 840 comments Task 2.4 (Marilyn's task) It’s All About Where You Live

1. Read a book whose title begins with the first letter of the city you live in.
Warrior (The Time Hunters, #1) – Angela Knight (4 stars) 4/15/19 [277] – Webster, NY
2. Read a book whose title begins with the first letter of the state you live in.
Naples '44 – Norman Lewis (4 stars) 4/17/19 [206] – New York

Points this task: 2
Pages this task: 483

Total points: 5
Total pages: 1541



message 11: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 1.1 Children's Book Day
Read a book with Main Page Genre: Children
(Remember book read must be 100+ pages)

Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner 04.08.19

Pages 192
Points 1


message 12: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 1.2 The power of ONE word
April word is KINGDOM.
Read a book with the word Kingdom in the title.

Kingdom of Clockwork by Billy O'Shea 04.11.19

Pages 229
Points 1

Total pages 420
Total points 2


message 13: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 1.7 (Marilyn's task) April Fool!

Read a book whose title (or author’s first or last initial) begins with a letter in “APRIL FOOL” .

I Heard That Song Before by Mary Higgins Clark 04.15.19

Pages 318
Points 1

Total pages 739
Total points 3


message 14: by Book Concierge (last edited Apr 19, 2019 12:34PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA

Task 2.1: Marilyn picked for me
Fascism A Warning by Madeleine K. Albright ✔ - 19Apr19 - 304 pg
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee ✔ - 05Apr19 - 489 pg

THIS TASK
Points earned - 2
Pages read - 793 pg


Total points earned to date - 7 points
Total pages read to date - 2661 pg



message 15: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 2.1 Surprise Me
Read two books

Sadie by Courtney Summers 04.13.19

pages 308

The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens 04.18.19

pages 303

Task points 2
Task pages 611

Total points 5
Total pages 1350


message 16: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 463 comments Read two Books
B- The Baby Owner's Manual: Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips & Advice on First-Year Maintenance by Louis Borgenicht 4/4/19 (226 pgs)
C-The Changeling by Victor LaValle 4/21/19 (448 pgs)

Points; 2
Pages: 674

Total points: 3
Total pages: 1154


message 17: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 840 comments Task 2.2 Read through the Alphabet Continue

1. Read a book that starts with the letter "B"
Blood Magick (The Cousins O'Dwyer, #3) – Nora Roberts (3 stars) 4/2/19 [304]
2. Read a book that starts with the letter "C"
Coyote's Mate (Breeds #13) – Lora Leigh (3 stars) 4/22/19 [341]

Points this task: 2
Pages this task: 645

Total points: 7
Total pages: 2186



message 18: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 463 comments 2.3 (Diana S task) April Fun Days
1. Look up at the Sky Day
A Song of Shadows (Charlie Parker, #13) by John Connolly by John Connolly (449 pgs) 4/9/19
2. National Jelly Bean Day
Precious Little Sleep by Alexis Dubief by Alexis Dubief (320 pgs) 4/27/19

Points: 2
Pages: 769

Total points: 5
Total pages: 1923


message 19: by Marilyn (new)

Marilyn Lott | 451 comments 1.5 (Tessa's task)Listopia: Best Southern Literature
Read a book listed in the list above. Tell us the page # and location #.

Beloved by Toni Morrison--4/23/19--page 2, # 147--472 pages

Points this task: 1
Pages this task: 472 pages

Total points: 3
Total pages: 1202 pages


message 20: by Marilyn (new)

Marilyn Lott | 451 comments 1.7 (Marilyn's task) April Fool!
Read a book whose title (or author’s first or last initial) begins with a letter in “APRIL FOOL” .

Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott--4/27/19--513 pages

Points this task: 1
Pages this task: 513

Total points: 4
Total pages: 1715


message 21: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA

Task 1.3: Read Through the Alphabet
Title begins with 'A' - Antelope Wife ✔ - 28Apr19 - 256 p

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 256

Total points earned to date: 8
Total pages read to date: 2917



message 22: by Book Concierge (last edited Apr 28, 2019 01:30PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 717 comments TESSA

Task 2.4: Marilyn's Task - It's All About Where You Live
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Title begins with M - My Brilliant Friend ✔ - 15Apr19 - 331p

Author name begins with W - WILSON, Susan / The Dog Who Saved Me ✔ - 09Apr19 - 339 p


THIS TASK
Points earned - 2
Pages read - 670


Total points earned to date - 10
Total pages read to date - 3587



message 23: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 463 comments 5.1 Funny & A Little Nutty
H--The Help by Kathryn Stockett 4/2/19 (465 pgs)
U--Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters 4/25/19 (336 pgs)
M--Morgan, Louisa, A Secret History of Witches 4/18/19 (484 pgs)
O--Occupy Space by Grady Hendrix 4/6/19 (117 pgs)
R--Rudolfo Anaya, Bless Me, Ultima 4/29/19 (262 pgs)

Points: 5
Pages: 1664

Total points: 10
Total pages: 3587


message 24: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 1.4 Stress Awareness Month
I know we all need a stress reliever every once in a while. So read a book that will relieve all that stress.

The Honeymoon Cottage by Barbara Cool Lee 04.28.19

Pages 251
Points 1

Total pages 1601
Total points 6


message 25: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 1.5 (Tessa's task) Listopia: Best Southern Literature
Read a book listed in the list above. Tell us the page # and location #

The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen 04.23.19 pg 1 location #76

Pages 269
Points 1

Total pages 1870
Total points 7


message 26: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 445 comments 2.2 Read through the Alphabet (Continue)
Read two Books

1. Read a book that starts with the letter "B" (excluded The, A, An)

Box of Butterflies: Discovering the Unexpected Blessings All Around Us by Roma Downey 04.29.19

pages 256

2. Read a book that starts with the letter "C" (excluded The, A, An).
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas 04.05.19

pages 419

Task pages 675
Task points 2

Total pages 2545
Total points 9


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