Census The C&G Favorite Novel Tournament (2011 [now has a winner])

Discussion in 'Archive: Census and Games' started by The Loyal Imperial, Aug 27, 2011.

  1. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Author: The_Loyal_Imperial

    What few rules we have:

    1. Vote for your favorite (no socks allowed).
    2. It is strongly advised that you check the links provided to learn about any novels you are unfamiliar with before voting.
    3. Voting lasts for approximately 24 hours for each round in each region.
    4. To vote, simply pick one novel of each pair listed as being up for voting. The novel with more votes than its opponent advances.
    5. Enjoy!

    Region A

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Secret_Garden]Secret Garden[/link] by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Song_of_Ice_and_Fire]A Song of Ice and Fire[/link] by George R.R. Martin

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey%E2%80%93Maturin_series]Aubrey-Maturin[/link] by Patrick O'Brian
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemis_Fowl_%28series%29]Artemis Fowl[/link] by Eoin Colfer

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/To_Kill_a_Mockingbird]To Kill a Mockingbird[/link] by Harper Lee
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Of_Mice_and_Men]Of Mice and Men[/link] by John Steinbeck

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Codex_Alera]Codex Alera[/link] by Jim Butcher
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man_in_the_High_Castle]Man in the High Castle[/link] by Philip K. Dick

    Region B

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Side_of_Paradise]This Side of Paradise[/link] by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kingkiller_Chronicle]Kingkiller Chronicle[/link] by Patrick Rothfuss

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MythAdventures]MythAdventures[/link] by Robert Lynn Asprin and Jody Lynn Nye
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Potter]Harry Potter[/link] by J.K. Rowling

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuthering_Heights]Wuthering Heights[/link] by Emily Bronte
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/And_Then_There_Were_None]And Then There Were None[/link] by Agatha Christie

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julie_Kenner#Demon-Hunting_Soccer_Mom_series]Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom[/link] by Julie Kenner
    [link=http://books.google.com/books/about/The_Healer_s_Apprentice.html?id=qt0bXGHMpTgC]Healer's Apprentice[/link] by Melanie Dickerson

    Region C

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left_Behind]Left Behind[/link] by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Make_Love!_The_Bruce_Campbell_Way]Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way[/link] by Bruce Campbell

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazarus_Long#Appearances]Lazarus Long[/link] by Robert Heinlein
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_Meridian]Blood Meridian[/link] by Cormac McCarthy

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everworld]Everworld[/link] by K.A. Applegate
    [link=http://books.google.com/books?id=LTycQB28JU0C&dq=isbn:1414310552]Danger in the Shadows[/link] by Dee Henderson

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Omens]Good Omens[/link] by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Reilly#The_Jack_West_Jr_series]Jack West Jr. series[/link] by Matthew Reilly

    Region D

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decameron]Decameron[/link] by Giovanni Boccaccio
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scarlet_Pimpernel]Scarlet Pimpernel[/link] by Baroness Orczy

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emma]Emma[/link] by Jane Austen
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princess_bride]Princess Bride[/link] by William G
  2. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Region A

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Secret_Garden]Secret Garden[/link] by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Song_of_Ice_and_Fire]A Song of Ice and Fire[/link] by George R.R. Martin

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey%E2%80%93Maturin_series]Aubrey-Maturin[/link] by Patrick O'Brian
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemis_Fowl_%28series%29]Artemis Fowl[/link] by Eoin Colfer

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/To_Kill_a_Mockingbird]To Kill a Mockingbird[/link] by Harper Lee
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Of_Mice_and_Men]Of Mice and Men[/link] by John Steinbeck

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Codex_Alera]Codex Alera[/link] by Jim Butcher
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man_in_the_High_Castle]Man in the High Castle[/link] by Philip K. Dick
  3. Point Given Mod of Literature and Community

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    ASOIAF

    Aubrey-Maturin

    To Kill a Mockingbird

    Man in the High Castle
  4. FelsGoddess Game Host

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    Region A
    Secret Garden
    Aubrey-Maturin
    Of Mice and Men
    Man in the High Castle
  5. JediVegeta Jedi Master

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    The Secret Garden

    ABSTAIN

    To Kill a Mocking Bird

    Man in the High Castle
  6. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin
    Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
    Abstained
    Codex Alera by Jim Butcher
  7. NYCitygurl Manager Emeritus

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    Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

    Abstain
  8. Jedi Gunny Yahtzee Host

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    Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
    Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
    Abstain
  9. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Region A results

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Secret_Garden]Secret Garden[/link] by Frances Hodgson Burnett (3)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Song_of_Ice_and_Fire]A Song of Ice and Fire[/link] by George R.R. Martin (2)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey%E2%80%93Maturin_series]Aubrey-Maturin[/link] by Patrick O'Brian (2)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemis_Fowl_%28series%29]Artemis Fowl[/link] by Eoin Colfer (3)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/To_Kill_a_Mockingbird]To Kill a Mockingbird[/link] by Harper Lee (3)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Of_Mice_and_Men]Of Mice and Men[/link] by John Steinbeck (2)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Codex_Alera]Codex Alera[/link] by Jim Butcher (1)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man_in_the_High_Castle]Man in the High Castle[/link] by Philip K. Dick (3)
  10. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Region B

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Side_of_Paradise]This Side of Paradise[/link] by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kingkiller_Chronicle]Kingkiller Chronicle[/link] by Patrick Rothfuss

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MythAdventures]MythAdventures[/link] by Robert Lynn Asprin and Jody Lynn Nye
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Potter]Harry Potter[/link] by J.K. Rowling

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuthering_Heights]Wuthering Heights[/link] by Emily Bronte
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/And_Then_There_Were_None]And Then There Were None[/link] by Agatha Christie

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julie_Kenner#Demon-Hunting_Soccer_Mom_series]Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom[/link] by Julie Kenner
    vs.
    [link=http://books.google.com/books/about/The_Healer_s_Apprentice.html?id=qt0bXGHMpTgC]Healer's Apprentice[/link] by Melanie Dickerson
  11. Point Given Mod of Literature and Community

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    Harry Potter
    And Then There Were None
    Abstain
  12. s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod

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    Harry Potter
    And Then There Were None
    Abstain
  13. Drac39 Jedi Grand Master

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    This Side of Paradise
    and I guess Harry Potter

    abstain the others
  14. DarthXan318 Manager Emeritus

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    Abstain
    Harry Potter
    Abstain
    Abstain
  15. FelsGoddess Game Host

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    Kingkiller Chronicle by Patrick Rothfuss
    Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
    And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
    Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson
  16. EmpireForever Jedi Grand Master

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    Abstain

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MythAdventures]MythAdventures[/link] by Robert Lynn Asprin and Jody Lynn Nye

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/And_Then_There_Were_None]And Then There Were None[/link] by Agatha Christie

    Abstain
  17. MrZAP Jedi Master

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    This Side of Paradise
    Harry Potter
    Wuthering Heights
    Abstain
  18. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Region B results

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Side_of_Paradise]This Side of Paradise[/link] by F. Scott Fitzgerald (2)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kingkiller_Chronicle]Kingkiller Chronicle[/link] by Patrick Rothfuss (1)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MythAdventures]MythAdventures[/link] by Robert Lynn Asprin and Jody Lynn Nye (1)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Potter]Harry Potter[/link] by J.K. Rowling (6)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuthering_Heights]Wuthering Heights[/link] by Emily Bronte (1)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/And_Then_There_Were_None]And Then There Were None[/link] by Agatha Christie (4)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julie_Kenner#Demon-Hunting_Soccer_Mom_series]Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom[/link] by Julie Kenner (0)
    vs.
    [link=http://books.google.com/books/about/The_Healer_s_Apprentice.html?id=qt0bXGHMpTgC]Healer's Apprentice[/link] by Melanie Dickerson (1)
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    Region C

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left_Behind]Left Behind[/link] by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Make_Love!_The_Bruce_Campbell_Way]Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way[/link] by Bruce Campbell

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazarus_Long#Appearances]Lazarus Long[/link] by Robert Heinlein
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_Meridian]Blood Meridian[/link] by Cormac McCarthy

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everworld]Everworld[/link] by K.A. Applegate
    vs.
    [link=http://books.google.com/books?id=LTycQB28JU0C&dq=isbn:1414310552]Danger in the Shadows[/link] by Dee Henderson

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Omens]Good Omens[/link] by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Reilly#The_Jack_West_Jr_series]Jack West Jr. series[/link] by Matthew Reilly
  20. Point Given Mod of Literature and Community

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    Bruce Campbell
    Blood Meridian
    Abstain
    Abstain
  21. FelsGoddess Game Host

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    Left Behind by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins
    Lazarus Long by Robert Heinlein
    Danger in the Shadows by Dee Henderson
    Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
  22. MrZAP Jedi Master

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    Jun 2, 2007
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    Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way
    Lazarus Long
    Everworld
    Good Omens
  23. Drac39 Jedi Grand Master

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    Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way and abstain the others
  24. EmpireForever Jedi Grand Master

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    Mythadventures will be...mythed.


    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Make_Love!_The_Bruce_Campbell_Way]Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way[/link] by Bruce Campbell

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_Meridian]Blood Meridian[/link] by Cormac McCarthy

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everworld]Everworld[/link] by K.A. Applegate

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Omens]Good Omens[/link] by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
  25. The Loyal Imperial Manager Emeritus

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    Region C results

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left_Behind]Left Behind[/link] by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins (1)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Make_Love!_The_Bruce_Campbell_Way]Make Love! The Bruce Campbell Way[/link] by Bruce Campbell (4)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazarus_Long#Appearances]Lazarus Long[/link] by Robert Heinlein (2)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_Meridian]Blood Meridian[/link] by Cormac McCarthy (3)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everworld]Everworld[/link] by K.A. Applegate (2)
    vs.
    [link=http://books.google.com/books?id=LTycQB28JU0C&dq=isbn:1414310552]Danger in the Shadows[/link] by Dee Henderson (1)

    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Omens]Good Omens[/link] by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman (3)
    vs.
    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Reilly#The_Jack_West_Jr_series]Jack West Jr. series[/link] by Matthew Reilly (0)