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message 1: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 2132 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 or Title AND Author
Review (optional)
Points for this Task (optional)
Pages for this Task (optional)
Books for this Task (optional)
Total Points
Total Pages
Total Books (optional)


message 2: by Diana S (last edited Dec 01, 2014 02:26AM) (new)

Diana S | 2132 comments Mod
November Scoreboard



Most Points
Mickslibrarian - 12
Bethany - 7
Linda C - 6
Tessa - 4
Diana S - 3




Most Pages
Mickslibrarian - 2980
Bethany - 2499
Linda C - 1536
Tessa - 1443
Diana S - 1005


message 3: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 1.4 Daylight Savings Time

Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery November 1

Points for this Task: 1
Pages for this Task: 309
Books for this Task: 1
Total Points: 1
Total Pages: 309
Total Books: 1


message 4: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 1.1 Giving Thanks

The Hockey Saint by Howard Shapiro November 2

Points for this Task: 1
Pages for this Task: 133
Books for this Task: 1
Total Points: 2
Total Pages: 442
Total Books: 2


message 5: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 446 comments 1.2 November 1 Book Lover's Day
Fiend by Peter Stenson

Points: 1
Pages: 295


message 6: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 855 comments Task 1.2 "Book Lovers Day"

Lost and Found - Clair Poulson (3 stars) 11/4/14 [280]

This task: 1
Pages: 280

Total points: 1
Total Pages: 280



message 7: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 725 comments TESSA


Task1.4 - Daylight Savings Time

Book is set in the 1950s
The Scapegoat ✔ – 03 Nov 14 (pg 348)

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 348

Total points earned - 1
Total pages read - 348



message 8: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 1.2 November 1 Book Lover's Day

The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud November 8

Points for this Task: 1
Pages for this Task: 390
Books for this Task: 1
Total Points: 3
Total Pages: 832
Total Books: 3


message 9: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 855 comments Task ✔1.5 Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day (November 15)
Read a book that has been on your TBR shelf for a long time. Tell us how long this poor book has waited for you.

The Shop on Blossom Street (Blossom Street, #1) - Debbie Macomber (4 stars) 11/6/14 [395] (Purchased when it came out in 2004, but just now starting the series)

This task: 1
Pages: 395

Total points: 2
Total Pages: 675



message 10: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 446 comments 1.5 Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day (November 15)

The Children's Blizzard by David Laskin
This has been on my shelf since August of 2012.

Points: 1
Pages: 336

Total points: 2
Total pages: 631


message 11: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 725 comments TESSA


Task 1.3 - Red or Black
The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1) by Graeme Simsion ✔ – 09 Nov 14 (pg 295)

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 295

Total points earned - 2
Total pages read - 643



message 12: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 725 comments TESSA


Task 1.2 - Book Lover's Day
The Emperor of All Maladies ✔ – 10Nov14 (pg 592)

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 592

Total Points earned - 3
Total pages read - 1235



message 13: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 725 comments TESSA


Task 1.5 - Clean Out the Fridge

This has been on my tbr since about 2004.
Swallows of Kabul ✔ – 12 Nov 14 (208 pg)

THIS TASK
Points earned - 1
Pages read - 208

Total points earned - 4
Total pages read - 1443



message 14: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 2132 comments Mod
1.4 Daylight Savings Time
set before the civil war
The Good Lord Bird by James McBride (11/12/14) 417 pp.

1.2 November 1
The House at the End of Hope Street by Menna van Praag (11/15/14) 293 pp.

Points Earned: 2
Pages read: 710


message 15: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 1.3 Red or Black

Forbidden (Forbidden #1) by Kimberley Griffiths Little Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little November 16

Points for this Task: 1
Pages for this Task: 397
Books for this Task: 1
Total Points: 4
Total Pages: 1229
Total Books: 4


message 16: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 855 comments Task 1.4 Daylight Savings Time
Set in the 32nd century

Starjacked - Karin Shah (4 stars) 11/17/14 [264]

This task: 1
Pages: 264

Total points: 3
Total Pages: 939



message 17: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 855 comments Task 1.3 Red or Black

Yours Until Dawn by Teresa Medeiros Yours Until Dawn - Teresa Medeiros (4 stars) 11/18/14 [373]

This task: 1
Pages: 373

Total points: 4
Total Pages: 1312



message 18: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 2132 comments Mod
1.3 Red or Black
(Red Cover)
The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1) by Graeme Simsion The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (11/19/14) 295 pp.

Points Earned: 1
Pages Read: 295

Total Points: 3
Total Pages: 1005


message 19: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 2132 comments Mod
Wow! A 3-way tie for most points.


message 20: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 446 comments 1.4 Daylight Savings Time
Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey

Points: 1
Pages: 509

Total points: 3
Total pages: 1140


message 21: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 446 comments 2.1 Catching Up
A. A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray (403 pgs) Group read Oct. 2011
B. We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson (171 pgs) Group read Oct. 2013

Both odd in their own ways, just how I like a book!

Points: 2
Pages: 574

Total points: 5
Total pages: 1714


message 22: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 2.3 Most Pages Read (Linda C's Task) Thanksgiving Movie Favorites

1. Candy Bomber by Michael O. Tunnell Candy Bomber by Michael O. Tunnell November 27

AND

2. Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan (Initials) November 7

Points for this Task: 2
Pages for this Task: 453
Books for this Task: 2
Total Points: 6
Total Pages: 1682
Total Books: 6


message 23: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 1.5 Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day (November 15)

Geography Club by Brent Hartinger (on shelf since September 7, 2008) November 27

Points for this Task: 1
Pages for this Task: 226
Books for this Task: 1
Total Points: 7
Total Pages: 1908
Total Books: 7


message 24: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 2.2 Enjoying the Feast

1. Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath November 28

AND

2. Medium Raw A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook by Anthony Bourdain Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook by Anthony Bourdain November 2

Points for this Task: 2
Pages for this Task: 441
Books for this Task: 2
Total Points: 9
Total Pages: 2349
Total Books: 9


message 25: by Bethany (new)

Bethany | 446 comments 2.3 Most Pages Read (Linda C's Task) Thanksgiving Movie Favorites
A. The Dog Stars by Peter Heller 320 pgs. (Plane on cover)
B. Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories by Sherman Alexie 465 pgs. (S, A)

Points: 2
Pages: 785
Total points: 7
Total pages: 2499


message 26: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 855 comments Task 1.1 Giving Thanks
Read a book with the following letters T.H.A.N.K.S. in the title.

A Texas Thanksgiving (Homecoming Heroes, Book 5) - Margaret Daley (3 stars) 11/30/14 [224]

1 point for discussion of Flight Behavior, actually read it in October.

These tasks: 2
Pages: 224

Total points: 6
Total Pages: 1536


message 27: by Mickslibrarian (new)

Mickslibrarian | 370 comments 3.1 (Mickslibrarian's Task) More November Holidays

1. A Mutiny in Time by James Dashner (St. James of the Marches) November 25

AND

2. Dan and the Dead by Thomas Taylor November 30

AND

3. A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd (311 p.) November 29

Points for this Task: 3
Pages for this Task: 631
Books for this Task: 3
Total Points: 12
Total Pages: 2980
Total Books: 12


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