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Monday, June 1, 2009

The Four Month Challenge

The Four Month Challenge Logo I wanted to let everyone know about this new challege hosted by Virginie Says... This challenge runs from June 1 to September 30. The rules are to try to rack up as many points as you can by completing different goals. Each book can only be used once. The categories are as follows:

5 Point Challenges
Read a Chick Lit Book - Complete - Dancing with Ana - Nicole Barker
Read a Historical Fiction Book - Complete - Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir
Read a Books Just because you like the Cover - Complete - The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
Read anything by Jean Plaidy - Complete - The Merry Monarch's Wife by Jean Plaidy
Read a Book with a Number in the Title - Complete - The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

10 Point Challenges
Read a Book about Royalty (bio or fiction) - Complete - The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn by Robin Maxwell
Read a Classic - Complete - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (Audio Book)
Read a Book by an Author you have Never Read - Complete - A Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers by Angie Fox
Read a Celebrity Bio/Auto-bio - Complete - I Am America, and So Can You by Stephen Colbert (audiobook)
Read a Hardcover Book - Complete - Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran

15 Point Challenges
Read a Book with a One Word Title - Complete - Smitten by Janet Evanovich
Read a Book Based on a Biblical Character - Complete - Eve by Elissa Elliott
Read a Book that was Made into a Movie - Complete - Coraline by Neil Gaiman
Read a Book by an Author Born in June, July, August, or September - Complete - The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran
Read a Book with a Summer Word in the Title - Complete- The Hot Kid by Elmore Leonard

20 Point Challeges
Read a Book in a Series AND the One After - Complete- 1st to Die & 2nd Chance by James Patterson (audio books)
Read a Danielle Steele AND a Maeve Binchy Book - Complete- Five Days in Paris by Danielle Steel (audio book) and Tara Road by Maeve Binchy (audio book)
Read a Book From the 1001 Books to Read Before You Die List - Complete- The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
Read a Book Considered Christian Fiction - Complete - Triumph of Deborah by Eva Etzioni-Halevy
Read a Book of Your Choice BUT Read Outside - Complete - Rage: The True Story of Sibling Murder by Jerry Langton
I will update my status as I go.
250/250 Points

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  1. Thx for posting :)I am doing the Read a Book by an Author you have Never Read right now..
    "Of Bees and Mist" by Erick Setiawan

  2. I like this challenge. I am starting with Read a Book by an Author you Never Read~ Katherine by Anya Seton. Looks fun.

  3. I've read two books for the challenge and posted my progress here:


    This challenge is fun. Happy reading.


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