Summer Book Challenge

I can’t believe it’s July already! One month until my birthday. Also, it’s time for the Summer Book Challenge. This time they’ve decided to shorten the challenge and we have only 5 tasks for each point set. Also they’re going to simply take all of the finishers and draw five names from them to figure out who is deciding the Fall Book Challenge’s 25 point tasks. I think I’ve actually got a chance at this one!

5 point tasks
*Read a mysterySomething from the Nightside by Simon R. Green
Read a book chosen based on it’s coverMistress by Leda Swann
*Read a YA bookEragon by Christopher Paolini
*Read a book with a cover that’s a hot color: red, orange, yellowHellsing Vol. 10 by Kohta Hirano
Read a book you read about in a book blogThe Queen’s Fool by Philippa Gregory

10 point tasks DONE!
*Read a book with a number in its titleDawn: Three Tiers by Joseph Michael Linsner
*Read a historical fiction novelThe Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa Gregory
*Read a book from a summer reading listA Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future by Daniel H. Pink
*Read a banned bookMrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
*Read a book that is part of a seriesDawn: Return of the Goddess by Joseph Michael Linsner

15 point tasks
*Read July, August, or September‘s NBC pick and participate in its discussionFeed by Mira Grant
Read a non-fiction history bookTreblinka by Jean-Francois Steiner
*Read a book by a Canadian authorSketches by Eric Walters
*Read a book not originally published in EnglishNeon Genesis Evangelion Vol. 2 by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto
*Read a book you’ve owned/had on your TBR list for over a yearLove Hina Vol. 4 by Ken Akamatsu

25 point tasks DONE!
*Read a non-fiction book from the NY Times Notable list from 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006The Omnivore’s Dilema by Michael Pollan
*Read a book from Rory’s book listThe Red Tent by Antia Diamanta
*Read a Harry Potter book or a book with a magic word in the title, and learn a magic trick and share what you learnedHarry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
*Read a book that was on a bestseller list the year you were bornLife, the Universe, and Everything by Douglas Adams
*Ask your DH/SO to pick out a book for you that they think you would enjoy. Post about why you think they picked it for you, and whether you actually enjoyed it or notFor Love of Mother – Not by Alan Dean Foster


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