Dorothy Must Die! Mini Challenge hosted by A Million More Pages on Goodreads.
I finished quickly as I found books for 7 of the 8 task quite easily in my read books and the last task got covered today.
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*3 Points for completing Level 1
*6 Points for completing Level 2
*9 Points for completing Level 3
Choose Your Level:
Level 1: Complete three tasks
Level 2: Complete six tasks
Level 3: Complete all eight tasks
Dorothy Gale is the protagonist of The Wizard of Oz. From Kansas, she
is transported to Oz, a magical land ruled by a wizard. Along the way
she meets munchkins, witches, flying monkeys, the Tin Man, the
Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion. With her dog Toto, she crosses Oz in
the hopes of returning home.
✦ Read a book with “fantasy” on its main page OR a book with a red cover OR read The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.
Sun Kissed by Skyla Madi
Dorothy Michaels is an alias used by female impersonator Michael
Dorsey (played by Dustin Hoffman) in the 1982 film Tootsie. Set in New
York City, the movie follows Dorsey, a difficult-to-work-with actor.
After being blacklisted by casting directors, he impersonates a woman
and begins acting again, this time as a woman.
✦ Read a book set in New York OR a book where someone uses an alias OR a book first published in 1982.
Toby Streams the Universe by Maya Lassiter
Dorothy Zbornak is a fictional character on the TV show, “The Golden
Girls”. Played by Bea Arthur, Dorothy is sarcastic, smart, and tough.
On the show, she is an English and American History substitute teacher.
The show is set in Miami, Florida.
✦ Read a book with something gold on the cover OR a book set in Florida OR a non-fiction book focusing on American History.
Loveable Christmas Angel by Mimi Barbour
Dorothy Dandridge was an American stage and film actress, singer, and
dancer. She was the first African-American actress to be nominated for
an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Carmen Jones in 1954.
Dandridge was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November 9, 1922 and passed
away on September 8, 1965 at the age of 42.
✦ Read an author’s first published book OR a book by a female author OR a book with a persons name in the book’s title.
Murder Most Witchy by Emily Rylands
Dorothy Hamill is an American Figure Skater. She was born in Chicago,
Illinois on July 26, 1956. Hamill represented the U.S. at the 1976
Winter Olympic Games in Innsbruck, Austria where she was awarded the
Gold Medal for Ladies Singles Skate.
✦ Read a book that takes place
in Austria or Illinois OR a book where the main character is an athlete
OR a book that has won some kind of award.
Promise by Kristie Cook (Royal Palm Literary Award (2010))
Dorothy Hodgkin was a British biochemist credited for many scientific
developments and advancements. In 1964 Hodgkin won the Nobel Prize in
Chemistry (only the third woman to do so) for confirming the structure
of Vitamin B 12. She was born on May 12, 1910 in Cairo, Egypt and
passed away on July 29, 1994, at the age of 84, in England.
✦ Read a
book with “science” or “science fiction” on its main page OR a book
whose title or author’s first or last initial begins with B OR a book
that takes place in Egypt.
Furies of Calderon by Jim Butcher
Dorothy L. Sayers:
Dorothy L. Sayers was an English crime writer, poet, playwright, and
translator. She is best known for her work featuring amateur sleuth
Lord Peter Wimsey, although she thought her best work was translating
Dante’s Divine Comedy. Sayers was born on June 13, 1893 and passed away
on December 17, 1957 at the age of 64.
✦ Read a book written by Dorothy L Sayers OR a book that takes place in England OR a book that was originally published in a language other than English.
A Christmas Charade by Karla Hocker
Dorothy Schroeder was a founding member of the All-American Girls
Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL). At the age of 15, she was the
youngest member. Schroeder played the shortstop position and is the
all-time leader in games played, Runs Batted In, and Walks. She is also
second all-time in Hits and third in Home Runs. The 1992 movie, A
League of Their Own, starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Madonna, and Rosie
O’Donnell was based on the AAGPBL.
✦ Read a book with a main
character that is under 18 years old OR a book that was made into a
movie or TV show OR a book with multiple female main characters.
The Cypher by Julian Rosado-Machain
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