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message 1: by Belle (last edited Feb 01, 2011 08:57AM) (new)

Belle (likeitalics) | 6 comments January: (All unlinked books are PLANNED, not finished.)

1.1 Mini SAT: 50 points when you have read off the following 12 shelves (with 5 books):

teen The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
teen-fiction The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
poetry Meadowlands by Louise Gluck
graphic-novel
graphic-novels
children
children-books
childrens
children-s
childrens-books
children-s-books
philosophy

1.2 20 points: being the first month of the New Year: read an author's first novel (ie. debut novel)

1.3 30 points: 26 January is Australia Day: Read a book written by an Australian author or where it is mostly set in Australia

1.4 20 points: Second Monday in January (10th in 2011) is Coming of Age Day in Japan: Read a manga or YA books set in Japan (or for the main protagonist to at least visit Japan in the story - flashbacks do not count)

1.5 30 points: Third Monday in January (17th in 2011) is Martin Luther King, Jr Day in the US: Read a book with civil rights as the theme or written by African American author.
People Who Led to My Plays by Adrienne Kennedy

Challenge 1.2: 0 books @ 20 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.3: 0 books @ 30 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.4: 0 books @ 20 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.5: 1 books @ 30 points each = 30 points

Bonus Pointers:
Thick (>500 pages): 0 books @ 50 points each = 0 points
Wide (Monthly shelf): 1 books @ 25 points each = 25 points
Mini SAT: ? books for ‘month’ shelves = ? points


message 2: by Belle (last edited Feb 01, 2011 08:57AM) (new)

Belle (likeitalics) | 6 comments February: (All unlinked books are PLANNED, not finished.)

thriller
thrillers
guilty-pleasures
sf-fantasy
science-fiction-fantasy
scifi-fantasy
sci-fi-fantasy
contemporary
contemporary-fiction
music
english
erotica

2.2 20 points: Groundhog Day (2nd): Read a book with animal/s on the cover or about animal/s or main character is an animal (mythical creatures acceptable)

2.3 20 points: Valentine's Day (14th): Read a book with cholocate / candy / heart / mostly red / pink on cover

2.4 30 points: February being Library Lovers' Month: Read a book involving a library (eg. librarian character -not necessarily the main protagonist, set in the library or at least for a character to visit the library, etc) AND (optional) express your love for your library: How to Love your Library

2.5 30 points: Reading around the world:
Read a book written by an author from* or where it is mostly set in a country of your choosing but... your choice for this month is limited to a country where the first initial starts with the letters a, b, c, d, e. Use only this List of Countries for this challenge
*either by birth / currently residing or if they have passed away, where they are interred.

Challenge 1.2: 0 books @ 20 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.3: 0 books @ 30 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.4: 0 books @ 20 points each = 0 points
Challenge 1.5: 0 books @ 30 points each = 0 points

Bonus Pointers:
Thick (>500 pages): 0 books @ 50 points each = 0 points
Wide (Monthly shelf): 0 books @ 25 points each = 0 points
Mini SAT: ? books for ‘month’ shelves = ? points


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