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Yay! I finished SuBC

I finally finished the SuBC!  Here's my list:

5 points

read a book while soaking up the sun--Better Read Than Dead
read a book under 200 pages--Animal Farm
read a book with a red, white, or blue cover--The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
read a book from the 1001 book you must read list--Crime and Punishment
read a book based on its cover--Hourglass
read a book set outside the US--Jellicoe Road
read a book you got for free--Love is the Higher Law
read a book none of your GR friends has read--Sleepwalk With Me
read a book with a male main character--Boy Meets Boy
freebie (whatever you want)--Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything!


10 Points          
read a banned or challenged book--Farenheit 451
read a book with a child main character--The Age of Miracles
read a book you find on display at the library or bookstore--Ready Player One
read a book by one of your favorite authors--The Realm of Possibility
read a book with less than 100 GR ratings--The Double-Cross System: The Incredible True Story of How Nazi Spies Were Turned into Double Agents
read a book with a picture of the outdoors on the cover--Second Chance Summer
read a book suggested by whatshouldireadnext.com--Half Broke Horses
read a book set prior to 1900--Anna Karenina
read a cookbook and post the best sounding recipe --The Silver Spoon Pasta
read a biography (not a memoir)--Shakespeare

15 Points            
read a book set in a city that's hosted the summer Olympics--Shadow of Night
read a book with a two word title--Gone Girl
read a book by Stephen King or Nora Roberts--Different Seasons
read a book written by an author younger than 25 or older than 75--My Lucky Life in and Out of Show Business (*** Van ***)
read and discuss the July, August, or September NBC book--Between Shades of Grey
read a book about a social issue or politics--Unbearable Lightness
use random.org to pick a book off your tbr list--Are You There Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea
read a book out of your normal genre(s)--Deadline
read a travelogue--A Walk in the Woods
read a book set in the state that was admitted to the union just prior to your state (Delaware gets Hawaii)--The Perks of Being a Wallflower

25 Points            
Read a book with a Christmas word in the title--The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror
Find a movie based on a book and watch the movie before reading the book--High Fidelity
Read a book set in a school--The Art of Fielding
Read a book that intimidates you for whatever reason--Bel Canto
Read a new to you book that is not part of a series and write a prequel or sequel summary--Ella Minnow Pea
 

Total: 425!

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  • Thanks guys! It's the first one I've ever finished.  I don't think I should feel as proud as I do haha
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  • Congrats!
    May 21, 2011
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  • You have a good list of quality books there! 
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  • image sweetrhythms:
    Thanks guys! It's the first one I've ever finished.  I don't think I should feel as proud as I do haha

    You should feel very proud!

    What did you think of Half Broke Horses? I loved Lily!

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    image sweetrhythms:
    Thanks guys! It's the first one I've ever finished.  I don't think I should feel as proud as I do haha

    You should feel very proud!

    What did you think of Half Broke Horses? I loved Lily!

    I loved The Glass Castle so I was anxious to read Half Broke Horses and it definitely didn't disappoint!  I already lent it to my sister-in-law. Big Smile

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