Go Review That Book!

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This is a simple idea aimed at encouraging people to read and/or review books from their own shelves whilst adding a spicy random factor to their reading.

This is how it works:

1. Jump into the latest Game Thread. Pick an unreviewed book from the shelves of the member posting above you and tell that member to "Go Review That Book!"

2. Wait for the next member to do the same for you.

3. Read or re-read the book as necessary and write your review.

4. Return to the Game Thread to tell the group that you've posted your review so that we may all enjoy it. In the same message, pick a book for the member above you...

...and like the circle of life, the game goes on.

You can read the reviews as the game goes along or you can follow progress on the Go Review That Book! Wiki pages. These set out all the reviews (where consent from the writer has been obtained), giving you a handy place to catch up on them all.

There's also a "Reviews to Come" page which is a list of books that have been assigned to members but not yet been reviewed by those members. This is handy for members to check what they've been assigned when, for example, they take a break from the game.

This game isn't an original idea. I adapted it from a game on RateYourMusic, devised by the clever Kronz. It was a lot of fun there and encouraged the writing of great reviews, so I thought it might be worth a try here. Given my propensity to go AWOL, thanks to tjsjohanna for keeping this going.

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Administrator?4 non-lus / 4isabelx, Mai 2021
Game Thread 68 non-lus / 8EmScape, Mars 2021
Game Thread 5265 non-lus / 265EmScape, Avril 2019
Growing this group.19 non-lus / 19whitewavedarling, Janvier 2017
How're you doing? #222 non-lus / 22fdholt, Décembre 2014
Permission to Repost Reviews52 non-lus / 52varielle, Juin 2014
Nearing 1000th Assignment!4 non-lus / 4EmScape, Novembre 2013
Game Thread 4297 non-lus / 297rabbitprincess, Avril 2012
How're you doing?228 non-lus / 228isabelx, Mars 2012
Wiki Review Pages4 non-lus / 4tjsjohanna, Mars 2012
Reviewing non-fiction8 non-lus / 8Samantha_kathy, Décembre 2010
Review links for 201016 non-lus / 16tjsjohanna, Novembre 2010
Wiki or threads for the reviews?3 non-lus / 3onyx95, Août 2010
FAQ35 non-lus / 35reading_fox, Mars 2010
Game Thread 3250 non-lus / 250EmScape, Juin 2009
Go Review Wiki37 non-lus / 37GoofyOcean110, Juin 2009
Rip my review to shreds15 non-lus / 15jimroberts, Avril 2009
Invitation to the group "Reviews reviewed"1 non-lu / 1jimroberts, Avril 2009
Welcome to the Arena39 non-lus / 39ireed110, Novembre 2008
Reviewing fiction11 non-lus / 11whitewavedarling, Août 2008
That Was a Great Review36 non-lus / 36elbakerone, Juillet 2008
Game Thread 2253 non-lus / 253ireed110, Juin 2008
Update on TheBookImp's Book Assignments1 non-lu / 1JacInABook, Mars 2008
Random Musings7 non-lus / 7fyrefly98, Mars 2008
What did it for you?7 non-lus / 7ElizaJane, Janvier 2008
The Game Thread225 non-lus / 225reading_fox, Novembre 2007
Update on Kayaalder's Book Assignment15 non-lus / 15kayaalder, Mai 2007
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