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message 1: by Christina (last edited Aug 31, 2020 12:55PM) (new)

Christina Rochester (christinarochester) Here's the August WCRTM challenge. As usual the aim is to see who can read the most books over the course of the month.
All books must be started and finished in the month of August.
The points system will work as follows:
150-249 pages - 1 point
250-349 pages - 2 points
350-449 pages - 3 points
450+ pages - 4 points
All pages are done based off the Goodreads Paperback pages. 

Bonus points can also be earned. 
2 points for including a link to your review (at least two paragraphs long)
1 point if the book is a standalone
1 point per book in series (if the entire series is read in August).
1 point per story in book if the book is an anthology of stories)

Challengers:
Christina - 26 points
Connie - 77 points


message 2: by Connie (last edited Aug 31, 2020 09:07PM) (new)

Connie Anne Kikta | 8 comments Hi I'm new here. I would love to try this challenge.
Pride, Prejudice and Poison (A Jane Austen Society Mystery, #1) by Elizabeth Blake
Pride, Prejudice & Poison by Elizabeth Blake
Pages: 330 Only had hardcover page total. Hope that's ok.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 4

Murder, She Knit (A Knit & Nibble Mystery #1) by Peggy Ehrhart
Murder, She Knit - Peggy Ehrhart
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Pages: 304
Standalone: No
Points: 4

The Best Man (Blue Heron, #1) by Kristan Higgins
The Best Man - Kristan Higgins
Pages: 426
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 5

Old Bones (Nora Kelly #1) by Douglas Preston
Old Bones - Preston & Child
Pages: 400
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 5

Memorial Drive A Daughter's Memoir by Natasha Trethewey
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir - Natasha Trethewey
Pages: 240
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 4

Honeymoon (Honeymoon, #1) by James Patterson
Honeymoon - James Patterson
Pages: 400
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

If It Bleeds by Stephen King
If It Bleeds - Stephen King
Pages: 447
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

Murder in Cherry Hills (Cozy Cat Caper Mystery, #1) by Paige Sleuth
Murder in Cherry Hills - Paige Sleuth
Pages: 173
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 3

The Last Widow (Will Trent, #9) by Karin Slaughter
The Last Widow - Karin Slaughter
Pages: 480
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 6

On Ocean Boulevard by Mary Alice Monroe
On Ocean Boulevard - Mary Alice Monroe
Pages: 384
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 5

The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate
The Book of Lost Friends - Lisa Wingate
Pages: 576
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 7

There There by Tommy Orange
There, There - Tommy Orange
Pages: 304
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 5

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Before We Were Yours - Lisa Wingate
Pages: 384
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

Beach Read by Emily Henry
Beach Read - Emily Henry
Pages: 361
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
Pages: 308
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 5

The Perfect Match (Blue Heron, #2) by Kristan Higgins
The Perfect Match by Kristan Higgins
Pages: 441
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 5

Total Point: 82


message 3: by Christina (last edited Aug 31, 2020 12:54PM) (new)

Christina Rochester (christinarochester) 1. The Tudor Princess by D.L. Bogdan
The Tudor Princess by Darcey Bonnette
Pages: 318
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 4

2. A Daughter of Warwick by Julie May Ruddock
A Daughter of Warwick by Julie May Ruddock
Pages: 200
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 4

3. The Tudor Bride (Catherine de Valois, #2) by Joanna Hickson
The Tudor Bride by Joanna Hickson
Pages: 592
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: No
Points: 6

4. Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir
Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir
Pages: 402
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

5. I Think I Love You by Allison Pearson
I Think I Love You by Allison Pearson
Pages: 357
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
Standalone: Yes
Points: 6

Total Points: 26


message 4: by Christina (new)

Christina Rochester (christinarochester) edited my post


message 5: by Connie (new)

Connie Anne Kikta | 8 comments This was my first time doing this challenge. I had a great time and will be participating in the Sept challenge.


message 6: by Christina (new)

Christina Rochester (christinarochester) Glad you enjoyed it 😊


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