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Challenge: August Summer Olympics 2016

Rules

  • Books must be read from August 1st-31st
  • Books must be 100 pages
  • Graphic novels/ mangas / poetry will not count
  • Categories may only be completed once
  • DNF books don’t count

Points

  • 1 point for every book and review that fits a category
  • 1 point for buddy reads
  • 5 points for every 1000 pages read
  • 5 points for completing all events under a catergory

Categories

Track and field

  • 5000 m race
    1. Read a book over 500 pages long:
    2. Read a book that involves a journey/road trip: The Forsaken
  • 1000 m race
    1. Read a book with a “1” or a “0” on cover/title. (Can be numerical spelling):
    2. Read a book in a series with more than four books: The Cursed
  • 100 m race (also 200 & 300)
    1.  Join in reading sprint 10, 20, or 30 minutes:
    2. Read a book with pages between 100-300: Rumpelstiltskin
  • hurdle
    1. Read a book where the MC plays a sport: Push the Envelope 
    2. Read a book which the MC over comes a “Hurdle” in their path: Grace Alive
  • high jump
    1. Read a book over coming adversity: Cinderella and the Colonel
    2. Read a book about the Olympics:

Swimming

  • Freestyle
    1. Read a book your choice: Prick
    2. Read a book with water on the cover: Meant to Be.
  • backstroke
    1. Read a contemporary novel: The Longest Ride
    2. Read a book publish in a year of the summer Olympics
  • butterfly
    1. Read a book with butterflies on the cover: Dark Secrets
    2. Read a book that revolves around swimming
  • medley
    1. Read a fantasy novel: the Wild Swans
    2. Read a book with a buddy
  • freestyle race
    1. Read a book by an Indie author
    2. Read a book set in Brazil

Equestrian

A.Read a trilogy

B.Read a book about horses

C. Read a book with fewer than 100 ratings on Goodreads: The Cabin

  • Dressage
    1. Read a book translated into your language
    2. Read a book that has been described as lyrical
    3. Read a historical fiction novel: The Secret Life of Bees
  • Cross Country
    1. Read a book that involves a obstacle course/ scavenger hunt/ road trip/maze
    2. Read a book that involves the military
  • Jumping
    1. Read a book that involves time travel
    2. Read a book with a clock/ watch on the cover: Fateful

Gymnastics

  • Floor exercise
    1. Read a book about a dancer
    2. Read a book about a gymnast
  • Vault
    1. Read a book with over 100,000 ratings
    2. Read a book that won a goodreads choice award
  • Balance beam
    1. Read a book that makes you lose your balance (Uncomfortable/something new): Tangled Rose
    2. Read a book that was recommended by someone you just met
  • Parallel bars
    1. Read a book that is compared to your favorite book
    2. Read a book with parallel universes
  • Uneven bars
    1. Read a coming of age: The Perfect Cast
    2. Read a book with a girl on cover.:The Damned

 

Points

I’m doing my point off of my goodreads account. Alright I am ending this challenge since I know I won’t be able to finish my book till Thursday. My final tally is 10 books.

My final points are 2796.

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Lover of books and movies. Goodreads reviewer. Animal lover. I write my honest opinion on here. I don't lie about my look on a book. I'm not mean and tearing a book or the author down. I'm completely honest.

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