Battle of the Book Genres

Battle of the Book Genres
Moderated by gingerpopppy.
Welcome back to the Battle of the Book Genres!
This group is for the bookworms.
In each contest your team will be competing together for points. Each contest will have a total of 12 winners. The placing determines individual points which will go to the team’s points. Each member will choose a single book or series to represent within their genre.
There will be 10 challenges in this season.
For questions contact @gingerpopppy
Current icon created by @ealkhaldi
 
★ = returning members from season 1.
x = 1 strike. (3 strikes, you're out!)
 
C L A S S I C S -- 146
The oldies of reading. These books have withstood the test of time. Pride and Prejudice, Alice in Wonderland, The Great Gatsby, Wuthering Heights, Peter Pan; only one rule: the Book must be over 60 years old. REINING CHAMPIONS.
1. ★ @ealkhaldi // The Black Tulip / 26
2. ★ @lejournaldessecrets // The Chronicles of Narnia / 26
3. @ilovemycrazylife // Pride and Prejudice / 21
4. @pretty-in-green // Sherlock Holmes / 14
5. @cookieswifty // Jane Eyre / 16 x
6. @thelittlewhitebird // Peter Pan / 16
7. @missm26 // North and South / 25
8. ★ @indie-luver // The Great Gatsby / 00 xx
 
S C I E N C E`` F I C T I O N-- 107
Science Fiction! Space Travel, the post-apocalyptic world, and technology meet life in this genre. Ender’s Game, The Host, The Hunger Games [some comics/graphic novels accepted]
1. @nightdragon // Divergent / 14
2. @carterlillian // The Hunger Games / 9 x
3. @aromheartrin // Fahrenheit 451 / 33
4. @brookeeex // The City of Bones / 16
5. @the-girl-who-reads-books // The 39 Clues / 14
6. @black-galaxy // Frankenstein / 00 xx
7. @berry-shakes // The Shapeshifter / 13
8. @singalways161 // The Mazerunner / 1 x
 
F A N T A S Y-- 179
Elves, Dwarves and Hobbits- Oh My! This genre is riddled with wizards and magic and warriors galloping across mythical lands. Lord of the Rings, Inheritance Cycle, Percy Jackson. (Some Fiction accepted)
1. ★ @fashionqueen76 // The Firebrand / 14
2. @aurora-zg // Howl's Moving Castle / 00
3. ★ @annashreder // Lord of the Rings / 15
4. ★ @alexandrapopplewell // Harry Potter / 25
5. @hannah-rose-weasley // Night Circus / 22
6. @justmemarisaa // Heroes of Olympus / 23
7. ★ @wonderland825 // Mortal Instruments / 14
8. @diario-de-uma-viajante // Ranger's Apprentice / 14
 
A L L`` E L S E -- 55
This is the wild card. Anything that doesn’t fit into the above genres goes here. Mystery, Romance, Non-Fiction, [most] Fiction, Horror/Macabre, Graphic Novels and beyond will swell the ranks of this genre.
1. @singlemom // Vampire Diaries / 4 x
2. @krispenwah // The Red Dragon / 10
3. @asktheravens // Blood and Chocolate / 14
4. @sarah-scr // The Perks of Being a Wallflower / 10
5. @my-lady // Angels and Demons / 14
6. @risforrooose // Practical Magic / 4 x
7. @ducktape // The Diviners / 4 x
8. @mydearfrodo // Hex Hall / 4 x
 

HOW POINTS WORK: Team point totals are beside the Genre name above and individual totals are beside the member's name/book/author. You will receive the indicated points below depending on how you place in each contest. You earn points both for your team and yourself. The team with the most points by the end of the 10 challenges will be crowned the winning team and each member on that team will receive first choice for their selections of both genre and book for the next season. The top point-winning member will be crowned the ultimate bookworm and create the icon for the next season.
 
1st place: 13 pts
2nd- 12 pts
3rd- 11 pts
4th- 10 pts
5th- 9 pts
6th- 8 pts
7th- 7 pts
8th- 6 pts
9th- 5 pts
10th- 4 pts
11th- 3 pts
12- 2 pts
Participation- 1 pt
No participation, no points :(
 

HALL OF FAME:
season 1 winner: @ealkhaldi
season 1 winning team: Classics
  • 130 members
  • 612 sets