Wednesday, April 25, 2018

TLC May Monthly: National Library Week Themes

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Monthly Challenges    May Monthly: National Library Week Themes


May Monthly: National Library Week Themes
Duration: May 1- May 31, 2018

This is a challenge based on themes for National Library Week from years past.

Level One: 1-6 tasks
Level Two: 7+ tasks

Pick your level.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.


1. 1958-9 Wake Up and Read!
📚 Read a book with the words WAKE or UP in the title.

2. 1960 Open wonderful new worlds...wake up and read
📚 Read a Sci-Fi or Fantasy book.
Dark Queen Faith Hunter 5/2/18

3. 1963 Read -- the fifth freedom, enjoy it
📚 Read the 5th book in a series OR with the word FIFTH in the title.
Dare to Rock Carly Phillips 5/24/18

4. 1964 Reading is the key
📚 Read a book with the letters K-E-Y in the title. Does not have to be in order.

5. 1966 Read -- keep growing; Know what you are talking about -- read
📚 Read a book with a character that is a farmer or gardener.
The Cottage At Glass Beach Heather Barbieri 5/23/18

6. 1967 Explore inner space; Reading is what's happening
📚 Read a book whose title begins with I.

7. 1971 You've got a right to read
📚 Read a book with a lawyer as the MC.
Because Of You Emilia Finn 5/21/18

8. 1974 Grow with books; Get it all together
📚 Read a book from a series that has more than 10 books.
Living with the Dead Kelley Armstrong 5/11/18
Deadly Fate Heather Graham 5/18/18

9. 1975-9 Information Power
📚 Read a non-fiction book.
The Home Cook: Recipes to Know by Heart Alex Guarnaschelli 5/17/18

10. 1979 The Library is Filled with Success Stories
📚 Read a book that you got from the library! (Can be paper, ebook, audio, etc.)
Right Where We Belong Brenda Novak 5/6/18

11. 1981 America, the library has your number
📚 Read a book with a number in the title.
Two Nights Kathy Reichs 5/20/18

12. 1986 Get a head start at The Library
📚 Read a book with a HEAD on the cover.
Dark Vow by Jayne Blue Dark Vow Jayne Blue 5/19/18

13. 1987 Take time to read...use your library
📚 Read a book with books on the cover.

14. 1989 Ask a Professional. Ask a Librarian.
📚 Read a book where a character is a librarian.
Helper: Books About Librarians

15. 1991 Read. Succeed.; Kids Who Read Succeed.
📚 Read a Children's or YA book.
Lucas Jay McLean 5/14/18

16. 1997-8 Kids Connect @ the Library
📚 Read a book your child would read (does not matter how old your child is - does not have to be a children's book) OR reread one of your childhood favorites.

17. 2006 Change your world @ your library®
📚 Read a book with a building on the cover.
Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake, #2) by Rachel Caine Killman Creek Rachel Caine 5/16/18

18. 2007 Come together @ your library®
📚 Read a book by an author whose name is John, Paul, George or Richard (Ringo).

19. 2008 Join the circle of knowledge @ your library®
📚 Read a book with a circle on the cover.
Alone (Detective D.D. Warren, #1) by Lisa Gardner Alone Lisa Gardner 5/10/18

20. 2009 Worlds connect @ your library®
📚 Read a book set in a country that is not where you live.
Sometimes I Lie Alice Feeney 5/17/18

📚 Read a book from a LIST whose title contains the word BOOK or PRINTZ or AWARD or ALA or Newbery or CALDECOTT. Tell us the name of the list and the book's number on that list.
Book - #20 on 2017 Crime Books You're Excited For! Stillhouse Lake Rachel Caine 5/6/18    

Help Lists:
Listopia Search: Library
Books about Books and Libraries
DCPL's Teen Humor Booklist
Little Library for a Daughter

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Challenge Rules
*Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
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*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
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*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.
*Please update your original post as you go.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

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