Easter Trivia

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Easter Trivia

No page limit
All genres welcome.

Duration: One month from your start date

Levels
Baby Bunny – 2 books
Fluffy Bunny – 4 books
Big Bunny – 6 books

Tasks
Image and video hosting by TinyPicThe name Easter derived its name from the Anglo-Saxon goddess Eastre, which symbolizes hare and egg.
Read a book with a god/goddess, with an animal on the cover, or with a title that begins with any letter in EASTER.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicSince time immemorial, the egg has been considered as the symbol of rebirth.
Read a book where a character undergoes a transition, a character is immortal or very old, or with a circular or oval shaped object on the cover.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicThe custom of giving eggs at Easter time has been traced back from Egyptians, Gaul, Persians, Greeks and Romans, to whom the egg was a symbol of life.
Read a book involving Egyptians, Gaul, Persians, Greeks or Romans, where a character receives a gift, or that was recommended to you.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicDuring the medieval times, a festival of egg throwing was held in church, during which the priest would throw a hard-boiled egg to one of the choirboys. It would then be tossed from one choirboy to the next and whoever held the egg when the clock struck 12 was surely the winner and will retain the egg.
Read a book tagged historical, with a religious character or where a character takes part in a game or competition.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicPysanka is the term used for the practice of Easter egg painting.
Read a book with a colourful cover, that you find fun to read, or tagged art.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicEach year nearly 90 million chocolate bunnies are made.
As a treat, read any book you want!

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