Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Favorite Album - Simon & Garfunkel's Greatest Hits

WACKY READING CHALLENGES discussion on goodreads


Favorite Album - Simon & Garfunkel's Greatest Hits
Date: 07/01/16 - 08/31/16

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The focus of our next favorite album challenge is Simon and Garfunkel's Greatest Hits. Thanks for this great recommendation, Barb!

Tasks:
1. SIMON & GARFUNKEL'S GREATEST HITS:
This album was released June 14, 1972. 
☀Read a book published in June or one published in 1972.
Here's to Us Elin Hilderbrand 7/1/16

2. LENGTH:
The album is 43 minutes, 25 seconds in length. 
☀Read book a book from your TBR that is in a position between the numbers 25 and 43, or a Series Book #4
Infinite Desire Danielle Jamie 7/14/16

3. LABEL:
The album was recorded on the Columbia label. 
☀Read a book in which the author's first or last initial can be found in COLUMBIA.
Cancel the Wedding Carolyn T. Dingman 7/3/16

4. Rolling Stone's Greatest Albums of All Time:
Simon & Garfunkel's Greatest Hits album comes in at #293 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. 
☀Read a book less than 293 pages. 212
Revel Alison Ryan 7/2/16

5. Charts:
☀Read a book with a five word title (all words count).
'Til Death Do Us Part Amanda Quick 7/6/16


6. Simon & Garfunkel's Best Selling Album:
This is Simon & Garfunkel's best-selling album with over 14 million units sold in the U.S. alone. 
☀Read a book with the number 1 or number 4 found in the total number of pages. 342 pages
Tempt Me If You Can Janet Chapman 7/7/16

7. Cover:
The cover of the album shows a long-haired Paul Simon wearing a flat cap, while Art Garfunkel is pictured in a black & white striped shirt.
☀Read a book with a hat, cap or stripes shown on the cover.
All Summer Long by Dorothea Benton FrankAll Summer Long Dorothea Benton Frank 7/1/16

8. Producer:
Producers were Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel and Roy Halee.
☀Read a book in which the first letter of each word in the title can be found in the following letters: SIMONGARFUNKELHALEE. 
Lovers At Heart Melissa Foster 7/3/16

9. Paul Simon:
Paul Simon was born on October 13, 1941 in Newark, New Jersey. 
☀Read a book set in New Jersey or a book by an author born in New Jersey, or a book published in October.
Made for You Lauren Layne 7/2/16

10. Art Garfunkel:
Art Garfunkel was born on November 5, 1941 in Queens, New York. 
☀Read a book set in New York or a book by an author born in New York, or a book published in November. 
Don't Let Go Michelle Lynn 7/7/16 

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