Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Favorite Album - A Trick of the Tail

WACKY READING CHALLENGES discussion on goodreads

Favorite Album - A Trick of the Tail
Date: 05/01/16 - 06/30/16


Our next favorite album challenge comes from Jim, and is based on the Genesis album A Trick of the Tail. Thanks for the recommendation, Jim!

Levels of Participation
Disc One = 1 to 3 Tasks
Disc Two = 4 to 6 Tasks
Disc Three = 7+ Tasks

Choose a level of participation and complete the required number of tasks. Tasks can be mixed. For example, if you choose to do the Disc One Level (1 to 3 tasks), you may choose to complete a task for numbers 1, 2 and 3, OR you may choose to do a task for numbers 2, 5, and 9.

Challenge Rules:
The page limit requirement is 125 pages; however, participants are welcome to combine smaller books to reach this requirement. All books and formats are allowed (children's, manga, graphic novels, audiobooks, etc). When updating your challenge with the books you've read, please include: (1) book title link, (2) the author's name, (3) the date you finished reading the book.

1. Genesis:
The English Rock bank Genesis was formed in 1967. 
♬ Read a book with the number 6 or 7 found in the total number of pages. 272 pages
Fighting Silence Aly Martinez 5/4/16

2. A Trick of the Tail:
A Trick of the Tail was the seventh studio album released by Genesis. 
♬ Read book #7 from your TBR, or the 7th book of a series.
The Heart of Christmas Brenda Novak 5/15/16

3. Released:
The album was released on February 2, 1976.
♬ Read a book first published in February (any year) or a book originally published in 1976.
Fighting Solitude Aly Martinez 5/5/16

4. Producer:
The album was produced by David Hentschel and Genesis.
♬ Read a book with a character or author's whose first or last name is David.
One Summer David Baldacci 5/19/16

5. Label:
The album was released by the Charisma label. 
♬ Read a book in which every letter of a title word can be found in the letters CHARISMA. HIM
Weak for Him Lyra Parish 5/11/16

6. Length:
The album is 51 minutes and 01 seconds long.
♬ Read a book above the position of #51 on your TBR.
Mermaid Moon Colleen Coble 5/17/16

7. Singles:
Singles released from the album were Entangled and A Trick of the Tail.
♬ Read a book whose title begins with the letter 'E' or 'A'.
 Elude Rachel Van Dyken 5/7/16

8. Studio:
Recording took place the Trident Studios in London, beginning in October 1975.
♬ Read a book that takes place in London, or a book which mentions the month of October somewhere in the story.
“Like October? November?” he said against my lips.
Beautiful Burn Jamie McGuire 5/1/16

9. Peter Gabriel:
This was the first album for Genesis following the departure of lead singer Peter Gabriel, and many thought it would be the end of Genesis. 
♬ Read a book in which the author's first and last initials can be found in PETERGABRIEL.
Mister O Lauren Blakely 5/8/16

10. Cover:
Album covers are often as interesting and open to interpretation as the songs found within. This album cover is no different. Many interesting things are found on the cover, including an old woman peering into a mirror which reflects the image of a young woman. 
♬ Read a book with an item on the cover that is the same or similar to an item found on the album cover (example: mirror, birds, man, etc.) MAN
Fighting Shadows (On the Ropes, #2) by Aly Martinez Aly Martinez 5/4/16 

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