Pirate Reading Challenge
Avast, scallywags and scurvy bilge rats! The Pirate Reading Challenge begins June 12, 2007 and lasts until September 19, 2007. There be significance to these dates: durin' the week o' June 10 in 1718 Blackbeard ran aground his ship Queen Anne's Revenge. September 19 be International Talk Like a Pirate Day. The goal be to read books about pirates. Set your own goal for how many pirate books you'd like to read. Cast your eyes on the official Pirate Reading Challenge Code O' Rules and get started by learnin' your pirate name.