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My Ending Balance for BLopoly:

 

$108.00

 

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BOOKLIKES-OPOLY TRACKING POST

 

Bank Totals:

Start - 20.00

Land on Race Car - Race Car Card in Pocket

05/21 - Before We Were Strangers {400pg} - $3.00 ($23)

05/26 - The Maze Runner (DNF) {read 70pg} - $1.00 ($24)

Spun the Wheel for BL Square - $5.00 ($29)

Landed on Go - $5.00 ($34)

05/29 - We Rule the Night {400pg} - $3.00 ($37)

06/06 - Lies Beneath {303pg} - $3.00 ($40)

Winner's Crime {416pg} - $5.00 ($45)

06/10 - Stepsister {352pg} - $3.00 ($48)

Past Go - $5.00 ($53)

Use Race Car Card

06/11 - Dark Places {370pg} - $3.00 ($56)

Spun the Wheel for BL Square - $5.00 ($61)

06/14 - Transcendence {312pg} - $3.00 ($64)

06/17 - The Cheerleaders {384pg} - $3.00 ($67)

06/20 - Truth About Lies {330} - $3.00 ($70)

Land on Race Car - Race Car Card in Pocket

06/23 - Land on Cat Card

06/23 - Went To Jail

06/27 - Polaris Rising {448pg} - Donated to my Bail Fund

Used My Cat Card

07/01 - The Kingdom {352pg} - $3.00 ($73)

07/05 - My Lovely Wife {384pg} - $3.00 ($76)

07/05 - Passed Go - $5.00 ($81)

07/08 - Warrior of the Wild {336pg} - $3.00 ($84)

07/11 - The Night Before {320pg} - $3.00 ($87)

07/20 - Necessary People {352pg} - $3.00 ($90)

7/20 - Land on Robot Card

7/24 - What the Woods Keep {384pg} - $3.00 ($93)

Used My Race Car Card

07/25 - Here And Now And Then {336pg} - $3.00 ($96)

07/30 - Appealed {304pg} - $3.00 ($99)

Land On Go - $5.00 ($104)

Used My Robot Card

08/06 - Skyward {515pg} - $4.00 ($108) 

 

 

Bank Total - $108.00

 

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ALL THE ROLLS

 

My first roll for booklikes-opoly and I get doubles!!! That put me on #8. The Racecar!!!

 

I gained a Racecar Card and I rolled again.  Which lands me on #18. 

 

Read a book that is set in the Western United States (west of the Mississippi) or that was written by an author who comes from that region, or that is in the Western genre.

 

Read Before We Were Strangers by Brenda Novak which is set in Texas, and is West of the Mississippi River.

 

 

On roll #2, I got 8, which takes to #25.

 

25. I look forward to the summer blockbuster movie releases every year!
Read a book that has been adapted for a film.

 

I DNF'd The Maze Runner by James Dashner at 8%, so under 100 pages in and I made a $1.00 for that.

 

 

My Bank Total - $24.00 Plus Race Car Card

 

 

 

 

Roll #3. I got 7, Which takes me #31 

I spun the wheel and got:

 

 

New Bank Total - $29.00 Plus Race Car Card

For My Bonus Rolls #4 and #5.  I got 6 which takes me to:

 

That nets me another $5.00

 New Bank Total - $34.00 Plus Race Car Card

My next roll I got a 6, this takes me to #6

6. The summer vacation is fun, but if leaving town is just too expensive, the stay-cation can be fun, too.
Read a book set in your home town, state, or country or that you checked out of your local library or that has been on your (physical) bookshelves since last summer.

 

I read my library hold of We Rule The Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett - Worth $3.00 for 400 Pages

 

 

Bank Total - $37.00 Plus Race Car Card

 

 

 

 

After finishing We Rule the Night, I rolled a 6 and landed on #10

10. There's nothing like a trip to the beach to start the summer off, and, for readers, half the fun is picking the beach read!
Read a book that appears on any beach reads list or a book whose author's first or last name begins with any letter in B-E-A-C-H.

 

Read Lies Beneath by Anne Greenwood Brown - $3.00

 

 

Bank - $40.00 Plus Race Car Card

after finishing Lies Beneath, I rolled a 9

Which takes me #19

 

19. Spending some lazy days at the lake house sounds like a wonderful summer vacation!
Read a book with a cover that is more than 50% blue, or by an author whose first or last name begins with any letter in the word L-A-K-E.

 

Read Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski - Which is worth $5.00

after reading Winner's Crime, I rolled a 6

 

 

Bank - $45.00 Plus Race Car Card  

 

 

25. I look forward to the summer blockbuster movie releases every year!
Read a book that has been adapted for a film.

 

Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly - $3.00
(https://variety.com/2019/film/news/a-star-is-born-producer-cinderella-stepsister-movie-1203212945/) The link takes you to info about the movie to be made.

 

 

Bank - $48.00 Plus Race Car Card

 

 

Which takes me to #35
I'm going to use my Race Car Card and go around go (Collect $5) and go to #16

 

16. For some reason, I associate mountain/forest locations with mystery/suspense books. I think it's all of that deep shade!
Read a book that is a mystery or suspense, or which has a title that contains all of the

letters in the word C-A-B-I-N.

 

Read Dark Places by Gillian Flynn -$3.00

 

 

Bank - $56.00 (no cards in my pocket)

 

 

 

 

Rolled 10 (doubles) Takes me to #25 I've read for this one twice, so I'm skipping it and rolling my second roll from my doubles

 

 

Rolled 7

Which takes me to

I spun the wheel (got the same as last time I spun…)

 

 

 

Bank - $61.00 (no cards in my pocket)

 

 

 

Rolled 3 Which takes me to #34

 

  1. 34. When?

Read a book that is time travel or historical fiction, or a book with the word "when" in the title.

 

Transcendence by Shay Savage - $3.00

 

 

Bank - $64.00 (no cards in my pocket)

 

 

Rolled 4 (Doubles) takes me #1  My doubles roll I got

 

  1. 1. There is quite literally nothing quite like the feeling of closing the empty locker for the last time with 90 days of freedom stretching into the future.

Read a book that appears on any school-related "summer reading list," or that is identified as YA or Middle Grade

 

Reading The Cheerleaders by Kara Thomas - $3.00

 

 

And…

 

 

  1. 6. The summer vacation is fun, but if leaving town is just too expensive, the stay-cation can be fun, too.

Read a book set in your home town, state, or country or that you checked out of your local library or that has been on your (physical) bookshelves since last summer.

 

 

Skipping this second prompt…and rolling again since I finished at least one of my books.

 

Bank - $67.00 (no cards in my pocket)

 

Rolled a 5 - Takes me #10

 

 

10. There's nothing like a trip to the beach to start the summer off, and, for readers, half the fun is picking the beach read!
Read a book that appears on any beach reads list or a book whose author's first or last name begins with any letter in B-E-A-C-H.

 

The Truth About Lies by Aly Martinez - $3.00

 

 

Bank - $70.00 (no cards in my pocket)

 

 

Which takes me to Free Parking...

 

 

For my Free Parking Roll, I rolled a 4...

 

 

which takes me to The Race Car

 

Bank - $70.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

Rolled again and got 6

 

 

Takes me to #13

 

13. It's important to get all of your proper accouterments together for a day at the beach.
Read a book with sunglasses, swimsuit or other beachy items on the cover, or that has a cover that is more than 50% yellow.

 

Neither of my books fit this…so I'm not Reading a Book for this…

 

Rolled again 2 days later on 06/23, with a roll of 9.

 

 

Which takes me to The Cat

 

Bank $70.00 (Race Car and Cat in my pocket)

 

Rolled again and got a 7

 

 

Which takes me to…

 


 
And I'm in Jail on the 23rd of June. Rolled a six…so my bail is at $6.00

 

 

READ Polaris Rising by Jesse Mihalik (448pg).
Finished Polaris Rising for $5.00, which is only a dollar short so I will use a $1 of the bail fund.

 

 

Bailing Out on the 27th.

Rolled a Nine...

 

 

which takes me to #18…and I'm going to use my Cat Card and read what I want.

 

Bank $70.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

Read The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg - $3.00

 

 

Bank $73.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

 

Rolled a 5 which takes me to…

 

22. My mom grew up going to Minnesota, Land of a Thousand Lakes, for her summer vacations.
Read a book with a word that refers to women's roles, such as wife, daughter, mother, mistress or title, such as "Mrs., Miss or Duchess, in the title, or a book that has a strong female lead character.

 

Read My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing - $3.00

 

 

Bank $76.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

For My Regular Roll, I Got…

 

 

I got a 3…which takes me to…

 

25. I look forward to the summer blockbuster movie releases every year!
Read a book that has been adapted for a film.

 

Skipped this Prompt...

 

I Passed Go - $5.00

 

Bank $81.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

 

Bonus Roll 1

 

 

I got a 9…which takes me to…

 

33. The summer after I graduated from high school, A group of my friends and I took a European Tour, and London was one of our favorite stops.
Read a book set in the UK, or that was written by an author whose first or last name begins with any letter in the word L-O-N-D-O-N.

 

For this prompt, I READ Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller - $3.00

 

 

Bank $84.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 

Bonus Roll 2

 

 

I got a 10…which takes me to…

 

6. The summer vacation is fun, but if leaving town is just too expensive, the stay-cation can be fun, too.
Read a book set in your home town, state, or country or that you checked out of your local library or that has been on your (physical) bookshelves since last summer.

 

For this prompt, I READ The Night Before by Wendy Walker - $3.00

 

 

Bank $87.00 (Race Car in my pocket)

 
 
Bonus Roll #3

 

 

I got 5…which takes me to…

 

10. There's nothing like a trip to the beach to start the summer off, and, for readers, half the fun is picking the beach read!
Read a book that appears on any beach reads list or a book whose author's first or last name begins with any letter in B-E-A-C-H.

 

READ Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak - $3.00

 

 

Bank $90.00 (Race Car in my pocket) 

 

Rolled Dice…

 

 

Landed on the Robot Card

 

Bank $90.00 (Race Car & Robot in my pocket)

 

Rolled Again…

 

 

 

  1. 15. My husband, Mr. MR, is a big fan of the mountain vacation.

Read a book with a tree (or trees) on the cover, or that is set in a mountain community.

 

READ What the Woods Keep by Katya de Becerra  (Set In Promise, Colorado) - $3.00 (07/24)

 

 

Bank $93.00 (Race Car & Robot in my pocket)

 

Rolled Again…

 

 

Which takes me to

 

 

I Spun the wheel and got...

 

 

 

For my next move...I wasn't sure if I should roll again after that so since the game is ending soon anyway, I'm going to use my...

 

Race Car Card and going to…

 

  1. 26. How?

Read a book that is science fiction or a book with the word "how" in the title.

 

Read Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen (Book is Science Fiction)  - $3.00

 

 

Bank $96.00 (Robot in my pocket)

 

Rolled a 3 (07/26)

 

 

 

  1. 28. From Grease to The Summer I Turned Pretty, the summer romance is a staple of screen and page (and the dreams of teenagers everywhere)

Read a book that is identified as romance or chick-lit, or that has a cover that is more than 50% pink.

 

Read Appealed by Emma Chase {304pg} (Because it's a Romance book) - $3.00

 

 

 

 

Bank $99.00 (Robot in my pocket)

 

Which takes to Go (It feels like I land on Go a lot)

 

Bank $104.00 (Robot in my pocket)

 

I don't know if I should roll again, but since I'm going to play my Robot Card no matter what I get and it should be my last move or it WILL be last move.

 

This is my List of 10 Books:

 

1~Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
2~The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury
3~The Moment of Letting Go by JA Redmerski
4~Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo
5~Brass by Xhenet Aliu
6~Famous in Love by Rebecca Serle
7-The Last One by Alexandra Olivia
8~A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers
9~Skyward by Brandon Sanderson
10~Allied by Amy Tintera

 

 

Reading Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

 

 

 

I've Finished Skyward by Brandon Sanderson and this will be my final book of the game.  

 

My Ending Balance in the Bank:  

 

$108.00