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message 1: by Vi (last edited Oct 25, 2011 03:12AM) (new)

Vi | 2001 comments November Monthly Challenge

This thread is for the participants to post their list and update their progress. The suggestions thread is located HERE .

Many thanks to the those who shared their input at the Suggestions Thread. It is very much appreciated.

1. 'N' is for November: Read a book that starts with 'N' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'N'.

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a November birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose "day" falls on the same "day" as yours. If no one has the same day, choose someone with the closest day to yours. November Birthday List

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama

4. Chemistry Week: Read a book with a character who is a scientist or a book that takes place within science field or a book with the word "chemistry" in title.

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Read a YA book.

6. Native American Heritage Month: Read a book with Native American character or a Native American author

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Read a book with a Red cover or a book set in space or a futuristic/science-fiction book.

8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Read a LGBT book (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgender)

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Read something spontaneous/absurd - a book with an absurd plot or use random.org to select a random book off your TBR or read a book from a new-to-you author or genre.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

Challenge Duration: November 1 – November 30, 2011

You can choose 3 , 5 , 8 or all 10 categories depending on your reading speed, books availability and/or time commitment.

When posting your challenge progress, please make sure to put the date/s when you finished your book/s. Please repost your progress as it helps when consolidating.

Happy Reading Everyone!


message 2: by Penney (new)

Penney (pschoener) | 3440 comments Yay, I'm in!


message 3: by Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (last edited Oct 25, 2011 03:32PM) (new)

Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (Shuga) | 656 comments Im in too -

1."N" is for November: Night Veil (Indigo Court, #2) by Yasmine Galenorn
2.Nov B-Day: Magic Burns (Kate Daniels, #2) by Ilona Andrews (Happy B-Day 11-28 Thenia!!!)
3.Alabama: On the Run  by Iris Johansen
4.Chemistry: 206 Bones (Temperance Brennan, #12) by Kathy Reichs
5.Young Adult Day: Bite Club (The Morganville Vampires, #10) by Rachel Caine
6.Native American Heritage: Savage Eden (Savage Secrets, #2) by Cassie Edwards
7.Red Planet Day: The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1) by Rick Riordan
8.Transgender Day: The Dark Wife by Sarah Diemer
9.Absurdity Day: Tiger's Curse (Tiger Series, #1) by Colleen Houck
10.Reader's Choice: Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin





message 4: by Joanne (last edited Oct 25, 2011 06:50AM) (new)

Joanne | 195 comments I'm in for 10

My list:

1. 'N' is for November: Not a Moment Too Soon by Linda O. Johnston
2. Happy Birthday!: (Harper) To Sir Philip,with Love by Julia Quinn
3. Geography: The Renegade by Rhonda Nelson
4. Chemistry Week: The Strange Case of Finley Jayne by Kady Cross
5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Eclipse by Cate Tiernan
6. Native American Heritage Month: Restoring Hope by Ruth Ann Nordin
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas or When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Handcuffs and Leather by Kim Dare
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): French Silk by Sandra Brown
10. Reader's Choice: TBD


message 5: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Oct 26, 2011 11:22AM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 1090 comments RRRC November Monthly Challenge
Challenge Duration: November 1 – November 30, 2011

0/3 Read (may up to 5)

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Read a YA book. Hunger Games
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Read a book with a Red cover ~ Lover Mine J R Ward
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): use random.org to select a random book off your TBR ~ #199 on TBR pile ~ The Darkest Secret Gena Showalter


1. 'N' is for November: Maybe
2. Happy Birthday!: Maybe
10. Reader's Choice: you choose ~ Maybe

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward The Darkest Secret (Lords of the Underworld, #7) by Gena Showalter


message 6: by Bookchaser (last edited Oct 25, 2011 10:16AM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1138 comments 2011 November Monthly Challenge

0/5 Completed

01. "N" is for November: Read a book in which the title or author's first or last name starts with N.
Nighthawk by Kristen Kyle
OR
Night in Eden by Candice Proctor
02. Happy Birthday!: (Nov 5) Happy Birthday Harper!
Queen of Song and Souls by C.L. Wilson
03. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama.
Duncan's Bride by Linda Howard
OR
Heart of Fire by Linda Howard
04. Chemistry Week: Read a book with a character who is a scientist or a book that takes place within a science field or a book with the word "chemistry" in the title.
Skip
05. Young Reader's Day (Nov 8): Read a Young Adult book.
Skip
06. Native American Heritage Month: Read a book with a Native American character or by a Native American author.
Skip
07. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Read a book with a Red cover or a book set in space or a futuristic/science-fiction book.
Beloved Traveler by Janet Miller
08. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Read a LGBT book. (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender)
Skip
09. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Read something spontaneous/absurd - a book with an absurd plot or use random.org to select a random book off your TBR pile or read a book from a new-to-you author or genre.
Skip
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Warsworn by Elizabeth Vaughan
OR
Shifting Plains by Jean Johnson
OR
The Darkness Beyond by Alexis Morgan

Nighthawk (Futuristic Romance) by Kristen KyleXXX Night in Eden by Candice ProctorXXX Queen of Song and Souls (Tairen Soul, #4) by C.L. WilsonXXX Duncan's Bride (Patterson/Cannon Family, #1) by Linda HowardXXX Heart of Fire  by Linda HowardXXX Beloved Traveler by Janet MillerXXX Warsworn  (Chronicles of the Warlands, #2) by Elizabeth VaughanXXX Shifting Plains by Jean JohnsonXXX The Darkness Beyond (Paladins of Darkness, #8) by Alexis Morgan


message 7: by Kimberly (last edited Nov 04, 2011 06:59PM) (new)

Kimberly I'm in for 3 books at least more if I have time.


5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Read a YA book Enclave (Razorland, #1) by Ann Aguirre -Done
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Tyger Tyger (Goblin Wars, #1) by Kersten Hamilton- Done
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice:
The Trench by Steve Alten



message 8: by Cindy (eclecticfirefly) (last edited Nov 28, 2011 08:39AM) (new)

Cindy (eclecticfirefly) (Eclecticfirefly) | 26 comments I'm in too - either 5 or 8.....

November Challenge

Duration: 11-1 thru 11-30
Completed: 8/8

1. "N" is for November:
Neill, Chloe Some Girls Bite 11-27 ****
2. Happy Birthday!: Ariel - Taken by Fire 11-3 ****
3. Geography (Cynthia Eden):
4. Chemistry Week: The Zombie Autopsies: Secret Notebooks from the Apocalypse 11-17 **
5. Young Readers Day (11-8): Bad Taste in Boys 11-6 ***
6. Native American Heritage Month:
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Hold Me Closer, Necromancer 11-9 ***
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Something Beautiful 11-23 *****
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Vintage: A Ghost Story 11-20 *****
10.Reader's Choice: Black Heart Loa 11-11

Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, #1) by Chloe Neill Taken by Fire (ACRO, #6) by Sydney Croft The Zombie Autopsies  Secret Notebooks from the Apocalypse by Steven C. Schlozman Bad Taste in Boys by Carrie Harris Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by Lish McBride Something Beautiful by Jenna  Jones Vintage  A Ghost Story by Steve Berman Black Heart Loa (Hoodoo, #2) by Adrian Phoenix


message 9: by Hina (last edited Oct 26, 2011 11:41AM) (new)

Hina | 2535 comments 0/10 Completed


1. 'N' is for November: Sea Swept by Nora Roberts.

2. Happy Birthday!: Burning Up by Susan Andersen. (Happy Birthday Margaret!)

3. Geography (author): Midnight Sins by Cynthia Eden.

4. Chemistry Week: Bled Dry by Erin McCarthy.

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): A Gathering of Gargoyles by Meredith Ann Pierce.

6. Native American Heritage Month: Comanche Moon by Catherine Anderson.

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Judgment in Death by J.D. Robb.

8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): The Rivals by Mechele Armstrong.

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Nothing Personal by Jaci Burton.

10. Reader's Choice: Secrets of a Proper Lady by Victoria Alexander.


message 10: by ~Leslie~ (last edited Nov 02, 2011 05:07AM) (new)

~Leslie~ (akareadingmachine) | 1934 comments 0/8

1. 'N' is for November: Naked in Death

2. Happy Birthday!: Taken by Midnight Happy Birthday Ariel

3.Geography: Prey

4. Chemistry Week: Stranger

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Waterfall

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Paradise 21

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Nearly Departed in Deadwood

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.Highlander Untamed

TO READ


Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb Taken by Midnight (Midnight Breed, #8) by Lara Adrian Prey by Linda Howard Stranger (The Blades of the Rose, #4) by Zoe Archer Waterfall (River of Time, #1) by Lisa Tawn Bergren Paradise 21 (New Dawn) by Aubrie Dionne Nearly Departed in Deadwood (Deadwood Mystery #1) by Ann Charles Highlander Untamed (MacLeods of Skye Trilogy, #1) by Monica McCarty


message 11: by Pam (last edited Nov 15, 2011 07:53PM) (new)

Pam (TXPam) | 133 comments Count me in FOR 4 BOOKS .........4/4

*******************I FINISHED***********************

1.'N' is for November: Read a book that starts with 'N' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'N'..HEAVEN AND EARTH by Nora Roberts....11/11

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a November birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose "day" falls on the same "day" as yours. If no one has the same day, choose someone with the closest day to yours. November Birthday List ......SKIP

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama......SKIP

4. Chemistry Week: Read a book with a character who is a scientist or a book that takes place within science field or a book with the word "chemistry" in title..........SKIP

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Read a YA book....SKIP

6. Native American Heritage Month: Read a book with. Native American character or a Native American author...SAVAGE AUTUMN by Constance O'Banyon...11/3

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Read a book with a Red cover or a book set in space or a futuristic/science-fiction book...WARPRIZE>/u> by Elizabeth Vaughan....11/9

8.Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Read a LGBT book..SKIP

9.Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Read something spontaneous/absurd - a book with an absurd plot or use random.org to select a random book off your TBR or read a book from a new-to-you author or genre....SKIP

10.Readers choice: THE AUTUMN LORD by Susan Sizemore.....11/15



message 12: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Nov 01, 2011 01:58PM) (new)

Fran | 7379 comments RRRC November Monthly Challenge

We'll see how many I can get to...

1.'N'- Natalie Damschroder- Afterlife
2.Happy Birthday Tara!Life in Fusionor Strawberries for DessertorLove Ahead: Expect Delays
3.Geography- Alabama author- Letters from Home (Harlequin Blaze, #474) by Rhonda Nelson
4.Chemistry-(Botonist)Clear Water
5.Young Reader's Day-The Piper's Son
6.Native American Heritage Month-
7.Red Planet Day-(Sci-fi)World Enough and Time
8.LGBT-any other choice from #2.
9.Absurdity Day-(new author) The Rana Look by Sandra Brown
10.Choice- Making Waves by
Tawna Fenske


message 13: by Amy J. (last edited Nov 30, 2011 07:19PM) (new)

Amy J. | 349 comments I'm in for 5

5/5

1. N is for November: book:Visions of Heat|215643] by Nalini Singh Finished 11/25
2. Happy Birthday Makakda! (Nov 8): Vanished by Kat Richardson Finished 11/6
5. YA : Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver Finished 11/23
7. SciFi: The Children of Men by P.D. James Finished 11/30
10. Reader's Choice: Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward Finished 11/2

Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling, #2) by Nalini Singh Vanished (Greywalker, #4) by Kat Richardson Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver The Children of Men by P.D. James Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward


message 14: by KarenF (new)

KarenF (CleoCleveland) | 1030 comments I'm in for 8.

0/8 Read

1. N is for November: Highborn by Yvonne Navarro
2. Happy B-Day Tina "reading mommy"!: Hard Day's Knight by Katie MacAlister
3. Alabama: The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree by Susan Witting Albert
4. Chemistry Week: Unforgivable by Laura Griffen
5. Native American Heritage Month: Hunting Ground by Patricia Briggs
6. Red Planet Day: Slightly Married by Mary Balogh
7. Absurdity Day: The Devil Wears Plaid by Teresa Medeiros (#120 on TBR per random.org)
8. My Choice: TBD

Highborn (Dark Redemption, #1) by Yvonne Navarro Hard Day's Knight by Katie MacAlister The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree by Susan Wittig Albert Unforgivable (Tracers, #3) by Laura Griffin Hunting Ground (Alpha & Omega, #2) by Patricia Briggs Slightly Married (Bedwyn Saga, #1) by Mary Balogh The Devil Wears Plaid by Teresa Medeiros


message 15: by Penney (last edited Oct 31, 2011 06:13PM) (new)

Penney (pschoener) | 3440 comments November Monthly Challenge 2011
Duration: Nov 1 ~ Nov 30
0/10 Read


1. "N" is for: Chloe Neill ~ Drink Deep
2. Happy B'day Ariel: Cutting Loose by Susan Andersen
3. Sweet Home Alabama: Deadly Fear by Cynthia Eden
4. Perfect Chemistry: Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles
5. Teen Angst and Drama: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
6. Native American Love: Wind Warrior by Constance O'Banyon
7. It's "Out" There: Silent Blade/Silver Shark by Ilona Andrews
8. Rainbow Parade: Hot Head by Damon Suede
9. Never Heard of 'im: Gabriel's Inferno by Sylvain Reynard
10. Thanks for the rec Reetuparna!: Jinxed by Inez Kelley

Drink Deep (Chicagoland Vampires, #5) by Chloe Neill Cutting Loose (Sisterhood Diaries, #1) by Susan Andersen Deadly Fear (Deadly, #1) by Cynthia Eden Perfect Chemistry (Perfect Chemistry, #1) by Simone Elkeles Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor Wind Warrior by Constance O'Banyon Silent Blade (Kinsmen #1) by Ilona Andrews Silver Shark (Kinsmen #2) by Ilona Andrews Hot Head (Head #1) by Damon Suede Gabriel's Inferno by Sylvain Reynard Jinxed by Inez Kelley


message 16: by Cathy (new)

Cathy Galloway | 606 comments I'm in!


message 17: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 9461 comments Woohoo - I'm in! Not sure how many yet :)


message 18: by Laurie (new)

Laurie Martin | 304 comments I'm in, will post as I go.


message 19: by Heather (last edited Oct 26, 2011 04:29AM) (new)

Heather (MessyBar) | 189 comments I'm in!
RRRC November Monthly Challenge
November 1 – November 30, 2011

Completed: 0/3 or 5

Happy Birthday Sarah (29th)!:
The Bite Before Christmas
Geography (Alabama): Re-Reading Shades Of Twilight
Young Readers Day: Supernaturally
Red Planet Day: Hot in Here
Absurdity Day: Using random.org, picked #156 (also new-to-me author) Heart Mate

The Bite Before Christmas (Argeneau, #15.5; Night Huntress, #6.5) by Lynsay Sands Shades Of Twilight by Linda Howard Supernaturally (Paranormalcy, #2) by Kiersten White Hot in Here by Sophie Renwick Heart Mate (Celta's Heartmates, #1) by Robin D. Owens


message 20: by Lindy-Lane (last edited Nov 20, 2011 12:40PM) (new)

Lindy-Lane (moonbacklit) | 414 comments I'm in for at least 3. Will post books as I read along.

3/3 Read; Updated 11.20

(#9) Absurdity Day: I read Little Vampire Women by Lynn MessinaLittle Vampire Women by Lynn Messina(11.8)

(#10) Reader's Choice: I read The Language of Flowers by Vanessa DiffenbaughThe Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh (11.17)

(#7) Red Planet Day: I read Silent Honor by Danielle Steel ( book with red cover) Silent Honor by Danielle Steel (11.20)


message 21: by Christine (new)

Christine | 955 comments I'm in. I've committed myself to finishing some series before I start anything new, but I think at least a few of my books will match some of these categories. Will post later.


message 22: by BJ Rose (new)

BJ Rose (BJRose) | 4295 comments I'll try for 8 again.

November 2011 Romance Readers
0/8


1. Starts with N: November of the Heart OR Nora Roberts: The Welcoming
2. November BD: Hayley: On Mystic Lake OR Cross
3. Geography:Alabama: Linda Howard: Cry No More
5. YA Book: The Magician by Michael Scott
6. Native American character: Comanche Heart by Catherine Anderson
7. Red Cover: A Season To Be Sinful by Jo Goodman OR
Futuristic: Reunion in Death by J.D. Robb
9. Random.org: #116 on TBR: The Shop on Blossom Street by Debbie Macomber
10. Reader's Choice: TBD


message 23: by FlibBityFLooB (last edited Oct 26, 2011 06:36PM) (new)

FlibBityFLooB I'm in :)

1. N Book - Drink Deep by Neill
2. Birthday (jenny) - The Duke of Shadows by Duran
3. Alabama - tbd
4. Chemistry (series title) - Chain Reaction by Elkeles
5. YA book - Beautiful Disaster by McGuire
6. Native American - Under a Prairie Moon by Baker
7. Red Cover - And Then He Kissed Her by Guhrke
8. LGBT Book - Something Like Summer by Bell
9. Random #76 - Kitty Raises Hell by Vaughn
10. My Choice - Explosive Eighteen by Evanovich
Drink Deep (Chicagoland Vampires, #5) by Chloe Neill The Duke of Shadows by Meredith Duran tbd Chain Reaction (Perfect Chemistry, #3) by Simone Elkeles Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire Under a Prairie Moon by Madeline Baker And Then He Kissed Her (Girl Bachelors, #1) by Laura Lee Guhrke Something Like Summer by Jay Bell Kitty Raises Hell (Kitty Norville, #6) by Carrie Vaughn Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich


message 24: by Lynne (last edited Oct 26, 2011 07:18PM) (new)

Lynne (LoveToReadGal) | 1015 comments NOVEMBER
0 of 10 Complete!


1. Starts with “N”: The Naked Duke by Sally MacKenzie
2. Happy Birthday Me (25th)!: Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue by Julia Quinn
3. Alabama: Prey by Linda Howard (Alabama author)
4. Chemistry Week: Heart of Gold by Jessica Bird (archeology)
5. Young Readers Day: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins (YA)
6. Native American Heritage: Comanche Moon by Catherine Anderson
7. Red Plant Day: Alien Tango by Gini Koch (Sci-Fi)
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance: Sexy Beast VIII (LGBT)
9. Absurbdity Day: Air Dance Iguana by Tom Corcoran (new-to-me author)
10. Reader's Choice: Tough Customer by Sandra Brown

To Read:
The Naked Duke (Naked Nobility, #1) by Sally MacKenzie Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue (Cynster #16) by Stephanie Laurens Prey by Linda Howard Heart of Gold by Jessica Bird Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) by Suzanne Collins Comanche Moon (Comanche, #1) by Catherine Anderson Alien Tango (Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #2) by Gini Koch Sexy Beast VIII by Kate Douglas Air Dance Iguana (Alex Rutledge Mysteries) by Tom Corcoran Tough Customer by Sandra Brown

Complete:


message 25: by Lauren (last edited Nov 18, 2011 04:31AM) (new)

Lauren (MsThestral) | 726 comments I'm in for 5 books.

Complete: 1/5

1. N is for...:Night Play by Sherrilyn Kenyon
2. Happy Birthday Janelle: Taken by Midnight by Lara Adrian
3. Red Planet Day: Unlawful Contact by Pamela Clare
4. Absurdity Day: Living Nightmare by Shannon K. Butcher
5. Reader's Choice:Seduction & Scandalby Charlotte Featherstone - Done: Nov 5


message 26: by Megan L (new)

Megan L Harnett | 804 comments Ok I am going to give it a try.

November Reading Challenge

0/10

1."N" is for November: Need by Carrie Jones
2.Happy Birthday Sarah!(Nov. 29th) Blue Bloods by Melissa de la Cruz
3.Alabama: Shades Of Twilight by Linda Howard
4.Chemistry Week:Rules of Attraction(Perfect Chemistry #2) by Simone Elkeles
5.Young Readers Day:Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
6.Native American Heritage:Restoring Hope by Ruth Ann Nordin
7.Red Planet Day: Storm Born by Richelle Mead
8.Transgender Day of Remembrance:Zero at the Bone by Jane Seville
9.Absurdity Day:Flat-Out Sexy by Erin McCarthy
10.Reader's Choice:Retribution by Sherrilyn Kenyon


message 27: by taita (new)

taita | 244 comments Can't believe it's already November! Count me in for 3 this month.


message 28: by Kate (new)

Kate Clothier-shelly (kshelly79) | 172 comments 0/8
1.'N' is for November: Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs
2. Happy Birthday!: To Tame a Highland Warrior
3.Geography: Midnight Sins
5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Intertwined
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28):
An Irresistible Bachelor
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov20):Love Slave for Two: Beginnings
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20):(random.org) Don't Mess with Texas
10. Reader's Choice: A Virgin River Christmas





Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs (Jane Jameson, #1) by Molly Harper To Tame a Highland Warrior (Highlander, #2) by Karen Marie Moning Midnight Sins (Midnight, #2) by Cynthia Eden Intertwined (Intertwined, #1) by Gena Showalter An Irresistible Bachelor (An Unforgettable Lady, #2) by Jessica Bird Love Slave for Two  Beginnings by Tymber Dalton Don't Mess with Texas by Christie Craig A Virgin River Christmas (Virgin River, #4) by Robyn Carr


message 29: by Ceej (new)

Ceej (drqangel) RRRC November Monthly Challenge

0/8

1. 'N' is for November: Heated
2. Happy Birthday!: The Guy Next Door(Happy Birthday Morgan)
3. Geography: On the Run
4. Native American Heritage Month: A Heart for a Heart
6. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): So You Call Yourself A Man
7. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): TBA
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): (random.org 38)A Steele for Christmas
10. Reader's Choice: Pleasure of a Dark Prince


message 30: by Dawn (Kat N Hat) (last edited Nov 06, 2011 07:54AM) (new)

Dawn (Kat N Hat) (KatNHat) | 280 comments I am in for 5, I may be able to up it to 8.

My list:

2/5

1. 'N' is for November: No rest for the wicked
2. Happy Birthday!: Tina "reading Mommy" Moon Called
3. Geography:
4. Chemistry Week:
5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): The Goose Girl, Shannon Hale 11/6/11
6. Native American Heritage Month:
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Born of Shadows
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20):
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20):
10. Reader's Choice: The Sookie Stackhouse Companion, Charlaine Harris 11/2/11


message 31: by Cathy (new)

Cathy Galloway | 606 comments RRRC November Challenge
Completed 0/10

1. 'N' is for November: Read a book that starts with 'N' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'N'. Nora Roberts Happy Ever After
2. Happy Birthday!: Happy Birthday Meg : Mockingjay
3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama TBD
4. Chemistry Week: Read a book with a character who is a scientist. Nightshine
5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Read a YA book. Forgive My Fins
6. Native American Heritage Month: Read a book with Native American character. Comanche Heart
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Read a book with a Red cover. Catching Fire
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Read a LGBT book (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgender) Rough, Raw, and Ready
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Read a book from a new-to-you author. First Grave on the Right
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. TBD

Challenge Duration: November 1 – November 30, 2011


message 32: by Vicky (last edited Nov 16, 2011 12:22PM) (new)

Vicky (vnorthw) RRRC November Monthly Challenge
11.1.11 - 11.30.11
Level: 5
Last Update: 11.16.11
Completed: 1/5


1 'N' is for November: Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
2 Happy Birthday: (Jennifer) City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
*5 Young Readers Day: Untamed by P.C. Cast 11.6.11 ●●●○○
*7 Red Planet Day: Boneshaker by Cherie Priest
9 Reader's Choice: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

Northern Lights (His Dark Materials, #1) by Philip Pullman City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare Untamed (House of Night, #4) by P.C. Cast Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1) by Cherie Priest Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut


message 33: by Hayley (last edited Oct 28, 2011 03:14PM) (new)

Hayley (mrsjohnson1985) ~November Monthly Challenge~

I'm going for 5 (Maybe more... We shall See)

2. Happy Birthday!: Rosie Dunne by Cecelia Ahern (Happy Birthday Ruby Rose)

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Love You Hate You Miss You by Elizabeth Scott

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Close to You (Lost Texas Hearts #3) by Christina Dodd (Red Cover)

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): A Hopeless Romantic by Harriett Evans (New To Me Author)

10. Reader's Choice: The Cinderella Pact by Sarah Strohmeyer

Rosie Dunne by Cecelia Ahern Love You Hate You Miss You by Elizabeth Scott Close to You (Lost Texas Heart Trilogy, Book #3) by Christina Dodd A Hopeless Romantic by Harriet Evans The Cinderella Pact by Sarah Strohmeyer


Amy ~Lover of Books~ | 959 comments I'm in too! Not sure how much to go for yet in November.

0/4-5 completed

1. 'N' is for November: Maybe

5. Young Readers Day: TBD

7. Red Planet Day: Glow

9. Absurdity Day: TBD

10. Reader's Choice: TBD

Glow (Sky Chasers, #1) by Amy Kathleen Ryan


message 35: by Emily (last edited Nov 30, 2011 07:30PM) (new)

Emily | 143 comments Im in

DONE
1. 'N' is for November: Night after Night by Janelle Dennison
2. Happy Birthday!: One Scream Away by Kate Brady (Mojca)
3. Geography: Ice by Linda Howard
4. Chemistry Week: Claimed by Rebecca Zanetti
5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Evermore by Alyson Noel
6. Native American Heritage Month: Retribution by Sherrilyn Kenyon
7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Tony's Haven by Dominique Eastwick (The Cover I have is Red)
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20): Escaped by Trinity Biaco
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Delaney's Desert Sheikh by Brenda Jackson
10. Reader's Choice: Kiss of the Silver Wolf by Sharon Buchbinder
Claimed (Dark Protectors #2) by Rebecca Zanetti Kiss of the Silver Wolf by Sharon Buchbinder Delaney's Desert Sheikh by Brenda Jackson Night After Night by Janelle Denison Escaped (Running In Fear, #1) by Trinity Blacio Ice  by Linda Howard Evermore (The Immortals, #1) by Alyson Noel One Scream Away (Sheridan, #1) by Kate Brady Retribution (Dark-Hunter, #20) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Tony's Haven by Dominique Eastwick


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Juana "Darkness" Duran (juana1991livecom) | 322 comments I'm in. I'll post as I go along.

1. November: Night Shade by Lynne Ewing 11/9/11

2. Birthday: Beckie- The Darkest Surrender by Gena Showalter

5. Young Readers: A Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer 11/13/11

7. Red Planet: A Lady of His Own by Stephanie Laurens 11/6/11

9. Absurdity Day: Along Came Jones by Linda Windsor 11/5/11

10. Reader's Choice: The Pursuit by Johanna Lindsey 11/20/11

The Darkest Surrender  (Lords of the Underworld, #8) by Gena Showalter Night Shade (Daughters of the Moon, #3) by Lynne Ewing A Lady of His Own (Bastion Club, #3) by Stephanie Laurens Along Came Jones by Linda Windsor The Pursuit by Johanna Lindsey A Child Called "It" (Dave Pelzer, #1) by Dave Pelzer


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Lili | 341 comments November Monthly Challenge 2011
Duration: Nov 1 - Nov 30
07/03 Read -


1. 'N' is for November - Nora Roberts. The Hollow 11/05***
2. Happy B-day Ruby Rose! - Just Like Heaven by Julia Quinn 11/10*****

3. Geography - Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama

4. Chemistry Week - Read a book with a character who is a scientist or a book that takes place within science field or a book with the word "chemistry" in title.

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8) - The Reckoningby Kelley Armstrong 11/08****

6. Native American Heritage Month - Read a book with Native American character or a Native American author

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28) - Curran by Gordon Andrews 11/13****
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20) - Untamed by Crystal Jordan 11/02****
9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20) - Across the Veil by Lisa Kessler 11/13***
10. Reader's Choice - An Unforgettable Lady by Jessica Bird 11/11**


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Cheryl (cawils_99) November Monthly Challenge 2011

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1. N is for November-
2. Happy Birthday-
3. Geography(Alabama)-
4. Chemisty Week-
5. YA Day-
6. Red Planet Day-
7. Native American Heritage Month-
8. Transgender Day of Remembrance-
9. Absudity Day-
10. Readers Choice-

I will post as I go.


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Erin (Erin-B) | 773 comments I'm in. I'll post a list later.


message 40: by Suzanne (last edited Nov 27, 2011 01:44PM) (new)

Suzanne (Pebblesy) | 124 comments November Monthly Challenge 2011
Duration: Nov 1 - Nov 30
04/05 Read -

2. Happy Birthday Ariel! -
Archangel's Blade

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8) - Daughter of Smoke and Bone

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Heat Wave

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20) - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

10. Reader's Choice - Either Redeeming Love or Les Misérables

Archangel's Blade (Guild Hunter, #4) by Nalini Singh Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor Heat Wave (Nikki Heat, #1) by Richard Castle The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide, #1) by Douglas Adams Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers Les Misérables by Victor Hugo


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Megan (TeenQueen) | 58 comments November Monthly Challenge 2011
Duration - Nov 1 - Nov 30
0/5 Read


4. Chemistry Week
5. Young Readers Day
7. Red Planet Day
9. Absurdity Day
10. Readers Choice

Poison Study (Study, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Fallen (Fallen, #1) by Lauren Kate Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld Tell It To The Skies by Erica James Watermelon (Walsh Family, #1) by Marian Keyes


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Ann (Noumena12) (noumena12) | 126 comments I'm in again!!! I love these challenges!

0 of 10 Completed

1. 'N' is for November: Night after Night by Janelle Denison
Read a book that starts with 'N' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'N'.

2. Happy Birthday!: Happy Brithday Tara! The Night Before Christmas by Lori Foster
Read a book from a November birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose "day" falls on the same "day" as yours. If no one has the same day, choose someone with the closest day to yours. November Birthday List

3. Geography: The Hellion by LaVryle Spencer
Read a book whose author, character or setting is from Alabama

4. Chemistry Week: The Sex Solution by Kimberly Raye
Read a book with a character who is a scientist or a book that takes place within science field or a book with the word "chemistry" in title.

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Either (a) If I Die Young by Talia Jager; (b) Forever Mine by Elizabeth Reyes; or (c) Eternal Eden (Eden Trilogy, #1) by Nicole Williams
Read a YA book.

6. Native American Heritage Month:
Read a book with Native American character or a Native American author

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Hide from Evil by Jami Alden
Read a book with a Red cover or a book set in space or a futuristic/science-fiction book.

8. Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov 20):
Read a LGBT book (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgender)

9. Absurdity Day (Nov 20): Razer’s Edge (An Edge Novel) by Shannon Butcher
Read something spontaneous/absurd - a book with an absurd plot or use random.org to select a random book off your TBR or read a book from a new-to-you author or genre.

10. Reader's Choice:
Read any book of your choice.


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Michelle (michelle154) | 140 comments 0 out of 10

1) Nov- Never Change by Elizabeth Berg
2) HB-HB to Meg on the 19th- Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
3) Geo-Alabama- Drop Dead Gorgeous by Linda Howard
4) Chemistry- The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
5) YA book-
A Lion Among Men by Gregory Maguire
6) Native American- The Key to the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks
7) Red Planet- Tell No One by Harlan Coben
8) Rainbow Parade- The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler
9) Absurdity- The Gathering by Anne Enright
10) Reader's choice- The Perfect Gift by Lenora Worth


message 44: by Christine (new)

Christine | 955 comments I'm going for 5/10. Here's the tentative list

1. 'N' is for November: Naked in Death by J.D. Robb

2. Happy Birthday Titta!: City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

5. Young Readers Day (Nov 8): Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick

7. Red Planet Day (Nov 28): Succubus on Top by Richelle Mead

10. Reader's Choice: City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3) by Cassandra Clare Silence (Hush, Hush, #3) by Becca Fitzpatrick Succubus on Top (Georgina Kincaid, #2) by Richelle Mead


message 45: by Sandra (new)

Sandra | 3927 comments RRRC Monthly Challenge November 2011
0/3 Completed

November Birthday - Happy Birthday Keisha - Lover Avenged
Red Planet Day -
Choice -

Lover Avenged (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #7) by J.R. Ward


message 46: by Debbie (new)

Debbie  (onyx95) | 2757 comments I'll try for 3 - 5 again in November.


message 47: by Julianna (new)

Julianna (AuthorJuliannaD) | 1375 comments I'm in. I'll post as I go.:-)


message 48: by Mistral (last edited Nov 06, 2011 02:03AM) (new)

Mistral | 45 comments I'm in for 8

November Monthly Challenge 2011

2/8 Read

1. 'N' is for November: Naked in Death by J.D. Robb ✔ 11/02 - 5 stars

2. Happy Birthday Ann: Beyond the Highland Mist by Karen Marie Moning

3. Geography: Catching A Buzz by Ally Blue

4. Chemistry Week : Shadowlight by Lynn Viehl ✔ 11/06 - 2 stars

5. Young Readers Day:The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

6. Red Planet Day: Dark Lover by J.R. Ward

7. Transgender Day of Remembrance: Prove It by Chris Owen

8. Reader's Choice: Angels' Blood by Nalini Singh


Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb Beyond the Highland Mist (Highlander, #1) by Karen Marie Moning Catching A Buzz by Ally Blue Shadowlight (Kyndred, #1) by Lynn Viehl The Iron King (Iron Fey, #1) by Julie Kagawa Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #1) by J.R. Ward Prove It by Chris Owen Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1) by Nalini Singh


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Diane Whitney I'm In!
November Challenge:
0/5

1. 'N' is for November:

2. Happy Birthday Melissa!:The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Annie Barrows

3. Geography(Alabama):To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

7. Red Planet Day(futuristic/science-fiction book):

10. Reader's Choice:


message 50: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 4977 comments I'm in, but I'm not going to commit to a number this month. I think it is best just to see how things go since I haven't even picked up a book since I had surgery last week. I will post as I go!


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