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message 505: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 4107 comments Thank you!!


message 504: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Thanks to everyone that took part in this challenge. It's been fun watching everyone find the covers and create their own little Barbie/Ken kingdom! :)


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Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats Laurie - I presume you are now looking around for a few plastic friends? Join the club!


Laurie Martin | 304 comments 1. cowboy hat - Suzanne Brockmann - Infamous
2. top hat - Seth Grahame-Smith - Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
3. singlet/sleeveless top = JoAnn Ross - Blaze
4. shirt - Marie Force - Everyone Loves a Hero
5. pants - Laura Levine - Killing Bridezilla
6. skirt - Mary Kay Andrews - The Fixer Upper
7. dress - Vera Nazariam - Northanger Abbey and Angels and Demons
8. underpants - Jennifer Crusie - Manhunting
9. stockings - Christina Dodd - Thigh High
10. jacket - Bertrice Small - Deceived
11. high heels - Casey Daniels - Don of the Dead
12. boots - Mary Janice Davidson - The Royal Pain
13. Solomon Volkov - Testimony


Infamous by Suzanne Brockmann Abraham Lincoln  Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith Blaze by JoAnn Ross Everyone Loves a Hero by Marie Force Killing Bridezilla (A Jaine Austen Mystery, #7) by Laura Levine The Fixer Upper by Mary Kay Andrews Northanger Abbey and Angels and Dragons by Vera Nazarian Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie Thigh High by Christina Dodd Deceived by Bertrice Small Don of the Dead (Pepper Martin #1) by Casey Daniels The Royal Pain (Alaskan Royal Family, #2) by MaryJanice Davidson Testimony  The Memoirs by Dmitri Shostakovich

14. earrings/piercings - Shannon McKenna - Fade to Midnight
15. tattoo - Katie Macalister - Sparks Fly
16. Lynsay Sands - The Husband Hunt

Fade To Midnight (McClouds & Friends, #7) by Shannon McKenna Sparks Fly (Light Dragons, #3) by Katie MacAlister The Husband Hunt (Madison Sisters, #3) by Lynsay Sands

17. sword - Piers Anthony - Castle Roogna
18. knife - Suzanne Adair - Camp Follower
19. gun - Robert Charles Wilson - Julian Comstock

Castle Roogna (Xanth, #3) by Piers Anthony Camp Follower by Suzanne Adair Julian Comstock  A Story of 22nd-Century America by Robert Charles Wilson

20. flower - Kathy Bennett - A Dozen Deadly Roses
21. piece of fruit - Carrie Vaughn - Discord's Apple
22. book - Simon Winchester - The Professor and the Madman

A Dozen Deadly Roses by Kathy Bennett Discord's Apple by Carrie Vaughn The Professor and the Madman  A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary by Simon Winchester

23. boat - Robert W. Walker - Titanic 2012
24. car - Thomas Fitzsimmons - City of Fire
25. plane/chopper - John Buchan - The Thirty Nine Steps

Titanic 2012 (Curse of RMS Titanic - an Inspector Alastair Ransom title) by Robert W. Walker City of Fire by Thomas Fitzsimmons The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan


message 501: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats Cathy! Your Barbie is looking great ;)

Have fun with dressing Jennifer :)


Cathy Galloway | 581 comments Well I didn't get them all, but I did surpass my goal.

Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
31/30

Clothing (or predominant part thereof):

1. cowboy hat - Corralled 2/25/12
2. top hat – The Map of Time 3/22/12
3. singlet/sleeveless top – A Perfect Blood 3/16/12
4. shirt – Intertwined 2/28/12
5. pants – No Place to Run 3/20/12
6. skirt – Fortune’s Fool 4/30/12
7. dress – His at Night 2/24/12
8. underpants- And One Last Thing 2/18/12
9. bra – On the Steamy Side 4/20/12
10. stockings – Dom of my Dreams 3/1/12
11. jacket – Fool Moon 2/21/12
12. high-heels – Me Myself and Why 2/20/12
13. boots – Goddess Boot Camp 4/23/12
14. tie/cravat – Kismet 3/17/12
15. belt – Beauty’s Release 2/20/12

Personal:

16. eye glasses (sunglasses are fine) Spying in high heels 2/29/12
17. ring – Third Grave Dead Ahead 4/2/12
18. pendant/necklace - A Lady Never Surrenders 3/14/12
19. bracelet/arm-band - Enticed by her Forgotten Lover 3/4/12
20. earring or other piercing – Fair Game 4/9/12
21. tattoo -City of Bones 3/3/12
22. watch/pocket-watch – The Night Circus 5/3/12
23. fan – The Duchess Diaries 4/3/12
24. hand-mirror- Undead and Unwed 4/28/12

Weapons:

25. sword – The Highlander’s Prize 5/10/12
26. knife- Lover Reborn 5/8/12
27. gun – The Darkest Hour 3/18/12

Nice to have:

28. flower The Garden Intrigue 4/12/12
29. baseball mitt Sh*t my Dad Says 5/3/12


Transportation:

30. boat – Stardust 2/17/12
41. car – Destiny 3/17/12


Jennifer (jhaltenburger) I got to twelve items. Not as much as I wanted! I'm going to leave this one open in my spreadsheet for awhile and see how much farther I get.


message 498: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats Susanne, Leslie, Becky, Katie, Bookchaser, Penney and Pam!!!!!!

Woohoo - some more well accessorised Barbies/Kens and in Becky's case - a BEN! LOL! ;)


message 497: by Pam (last edited May 16, 2012 11:47PM) (new)

Pam (TXPam) | 131 comments Ok...I'm in for 11 books

11/11 completed

****************I FINISHED!!!******************

TOP HAT ......MORE THAN A MISTRESS by Mary Balogh
...2/28

SHIRT
*****3-31.......LOVERS AND LADIES by Jo Beverley

JACKET
...3/25......TO TAME A ROGUE by Linda Kay


BELT
...3-21....THE LAST HIGHLANDER by Claire Cross


CANDLE
...2/20....THE KNIGHT AND THE DOVE by Lori Wick


MEN'S BOXER SHORTS
...3/8....MANHUNTING by Jennifer Crusie

TATTOO
...4/26....SLAVE TO SENSATION by Nalini Singh

CUP
...4-20...MAYBE THIS TIME by Jennifer Crusie

DRESS
...4-21...SIXPENCE BRIDE by Virginia Farmer

NECKLACE
...5-8...LADY OF THE WEST by Linda Howard

PANTS

...4-28...SPENCEWORTH BRIDE by Virginia Farmer


Penney (pschoener) | 3268 comments Sorry, I totally forgot to make my final post....

Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
26/20+ Completed ALL DONE!!


Clothing
Cowboy Hat ~ Cowboys Make Better Lovers 2/27 ✯✯✯
Top Hat ~ Clockwork Angel 3/22 ✯✯✯
Sleeveless Top ~ Misunderstanding Mason 3/4 ✯✯✯½
Shirt ~ Caine's Reckoning 3/1 ✯✯✯✯
Pants ~ Oracle's Moon 3/12 ✯✯✯✯½
Kilt ~ The Many Sins of Lord Cameron 3/19 ✯✯✯½
Dress ~ Someone to Watch Over Me 3/8 ✯✯✯½
Underpants ~ Dick Does Jane 3/24 ✯✯✯
Jacket ~ Third Grave Dead Ahead 3/16 ✯✯✯½
Boots ~ Under the Desert Moon 4/4 ✯✯✯✯
Socks ~ Amazon Lily 3/23 ✯✯✯✯
Tie/Cravat ~ Practice Makes Perfect 4/25 ✯✯✯✯
Belt ~ Fallen from Grace 2/17 ✯✯✯✯

Cowboys Make Better Lovers by Kelly WallaceClockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1) by Cassandra ClareMisunderstanding Mason by Claire AshgroveCaine's Reckoning (Hell's Eight, #1) by Sarah McCartyOracle's Moon (Elder Races, #4) by Thea HarrisonThe Many Sins of Lord Cameron (Highland Pleasures, #3) by Jennifer AshleySomeone to Watch Over Me (Bow Street Runners, #1) by Lisa KleypasDick Does Jane  by Brynn PaulinThird Grave Dead Ahead (Charley Davidson #3) by Darynda Jones Under the Desert Moon by Marsha CanhamAmazon Lily by Theresa WeirPractice Makes Perfect by Julie JamesFallen from Grace by Laura Leone

Personal Items (5 needed)
Ring ~ The Vampire Queen's Servant 5/7 ✯✯✯
Necklace ~ Tripp in Love 2/25 ✯✯
Bracelet/Arm Band ~ Nice Girls Don't Date Dead Men 5/9 ✯✯✯½
Tattoo ~ Love in the Time of Dragons 2/29 ✯✯✯
Watch ~ Blood Awakening 4/28 ✯✯

The Vampire Queen's Servant (Vampire Queen, #1) by Joey W. HillTripp in Love by Tressie LockwoodNice Girls Don't Date Dead Men (Jane Jameson, #2) by Molly HarperLove in the Time of Dragons (Light Dragons, #1) by Katie MacAlisterBlood Awakening by Wenona Hulsey

Weapons (2 needed)
Gun ~ No Place to Run 3/3 ✯✯✯✯
Knife ~ Lover Reborn 4/11 ✯✯✯✯

No Place to Run (KGI, #2) by Maya BanksLover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward

Nice To Have (4 needed)
Sports Equipment ~ Double Play 4/14 ✯✯✯✯
Book ~ The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever 4/2 ✯✯✯✯
Pen/Pencil ~ How to Tell a Lie 4/26 ✯✯✯✯
Computer ~ Beauty And The Geek 2/15.

Double Play (Pacific Heat, #1) by Jill ShalvisThe Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever (Bevelstoke, #1) by Julia QuinnHow to Tell a Lie (Truth and Lies, #1) by Delphine DrydenBeauty And The Geek by Roni Adams

Transportation (2 needed)
Boat ~ Across a Moonlit Sea 3/18 ✯✯✯✯
Motorcycle ~ Skinwalker 3/5 ✯✯✯

Across a Moonlit Sea (Dante Pirates, #1) by Marsha CanhamSkinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, #1) by Faith Hunter



Bookchaser | 999 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Ken & Barbie
Duration: February 15, 2012 - May 14, 2012

********** 26/26 Completed **********Last Updated: May 15, 2012

Note: This list is subject to change due to availability of books, my reading moods, time constraints or whatever.

Items for Selection:

Clothing (or a predominant part thereof):
Cowboy Hat: McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) by Linda Lael Miller 03/03/12
Undershirt: Gabe by Lori Foster 05/01/12
Shirt: How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 03/19/12
Tie: Nothing But Trouble by Rachel Gibson 04/04/12
Jacket: Warrior by Zoe Archer 04/10/12
Underwear: Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie 04/02/12
Kilt: The Duke's Perfect Wife by Jennifer Ashley 04/15/12
Belt: Whisper Kiss by Deborah Cooke 05/06/12
Socks: Men in Kilts by Katie MacAlister 03/07/12
Boots: A Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray 04/13/12

McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) (McKettricks, #7) by Linda Lael Miller Gabe (Buckhorn Brothers, #3) by Lori Foster How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #1) by Molly Harper Nothing But Trouble (Chinooks Hockey Team, #5) by Rachel Gibson Warrior (The Blades of the Rose, #1) by Zoe Archer Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie The Duke's Perfect Wife (Highland Pleasures, #4) by Jennifer Ashley Whisper Kiss (Dragonfire, #5) by Deborah Cooke Men in Kilts by Katie MacAlister A Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray


Other Items:

Personal: (Need 5) (Completed: 5)
Necklace: Touched by Darkness by Catherine Spangler 05/14/12
Arm Band: The Star King by Susan Grant 05/09/12
Tattoo: Hearts and Swords: Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. Owens 03/31/12
Watch/Pocket Watch: The Perfect Rake by Anne Gracie 03/26/12
Ring: Reforming a Rake by Suzanne Enoch 04/29/12

Touched by Darkness (The Sentinels #1) by Catherine SpanglerThe Star King (Star, #2) by Susan GrantHearts and Swords  Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. OwensThe Perfect Rake (The Merridew Sisters, #1) by Anne GracieReforming a Rake (With This Ring, #1) by Suzanne Enoch


Weapons: (Need 2) (Completed: 2)
Sword: Warlord by Elizabeth Vaughan 03/11/12
Gun: Bushwhacked Bride by Eugenia Riley 05/12/12

Warlord  (Chronicles of the Warlands, #3) by Elizabeth VaughanBushwhacked Bride (Wink & A Kiss #2) by Eugenia Riley


Nice to Have: (Need 4) (Completed: 5)
Flower: Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas 02/22/12
Candle: Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) by Hope Tarr 04/17/12
Sports Equipment: Double Play by Jill Shalvis 04/19/12
Piece of Fruit: Sweet Trouble by Susan Mallery 04/13/12
Book: The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 04/09/12

Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) (Harlequin Blaze #407) by Hope Tarr Double Play (Pacific Heat, #1) by Jill Shalvis Sweet Trouble (Bakery Sisters, #3) by Susan Mallery The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #2) by Molly Harper


Transportation: (Need 2) (Completed: 4)
Motorcycle: Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 04/23/12
Bicycle: Someone Like You by Susan Mallery 03/17/12
Plane/Helicopter: Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett 03/21/12
Horse: McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) by Linda Lael Miller 03/05/12

Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr Someone Like You (Los Lobos, #1) by Susan Mallery Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) (McKettricks, #8) by Linda Lael Miller



Katie (katervette) | 117 comments Treasure Hunt Challenge - aka Ken and Barbie
Duration: February 15 - May 14
16/15 READ Finished!


Clothing 4/4 Read
Sins of the Demon by Diana Rowland - Bra 4/30/12
Hunt the Moon by Karen Chance - Dress 4/8/12
Body Check by Deidre Martin - High Heels 2/29/12
Unraveling by Elizabeth Norris - Jacket 5/14/12
Sins of the Demon (Kara Gillian, #4) by Diana Rowland Hunt the Moon (Cassandra Palmer, #5) by Karen Chance Unraveling by Elizabeth Norris Body Check (New York Blades, #1) by Deirdre Martin


Weapons 2/2 Read
Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward - Dagger 3/30/12
Secrets of the Demon by Diana Rowland - Gun 4/27/12
Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward Secrets of the Demon by Diana Rowland


Personal Items 4/4 Read
England's Perfect Hero by Suzanne Enoch - Hand Mirror 3/25/12
Immortal Rider by Larissa Ione - Tattoo 4/6/12
Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella - Necklace 5/10/12
The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella - Sunglasses 5/5/12
England's Perfect Hero (Lessons in Love, #3) by Suzanne Enoch Immortal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, #2) by Larissa Ione Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella


Nice to Have 4/4 Read
He Loves Lucy by Susan Donovan - Candy 2/25/12
A Rogue by Any Other Name by Sarah MacLean - Flower 4/11/12
True Confessions by Rachel Gibson 3/20/12 - Fruit
Fair Play by Deidre Martin 4/12/12 - Sports Equipment
He Loves Lucy by Susan Donovan A Rogue By Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1) by Sarah MacLean True Confessions (Gospel, Idaho #1) by Rachel Gibson Fair Play (New York Blades, #2) by Deirdre Martin


Transportation 2/2 Read
Breathing Room by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Car 3/4/12
Summer at Willow Lake by Susan Wiggs - Boat 4/16/12
Breathing Room by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Summer At Willow Lake (Lakeshore Chronicles, #1) by Susan Wiggs



Becky (Fibrobabe) | 430 comments Well, I didn't manage all 47, but I do have a seriously over-accessorized Barbie/Ken (Ben?) doll. And now, off to get organized for Battle of the Bands!

Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
38/47


Clothing (or predominant part thereof):

1. cowboy hat A Troubled Range (Range, #2) by Andrew  Grey
2. top hat
3. beanie
4. singlet/sleeveless top Wight Mischief by J.L. Merrow
5. shirt Once a Marine by Cat Grant
6. pants Boys of Summer (Boys of Summer #1) by Cooper Davis
7. skirt
8. dress Demonglass (Hex Hall, #2) by Rachel Hawkins
9. underpants Clear Water by Amy Lane
10. bra Frost Moon (Skindancer, #1) by Anthony Francis
11. stockings Le Jazz Hot by Clancy Nacht
12. jacket Unshakeable Faith by Lisa Worrall
13. business shoes
14. high-heels Cinder by Marie Sexton
15. boots Girl From Mars by Julie Cohen
16. socks Super Sock Man by Amy Lane
17. sandals
18. scarf One More Wish (One Wish #2) by Devon Rhodes
19. tie/cravat Sex, Lies and Edelweiss by J.L. Merrow
20. belt Reckless Seduction (Reckless, #1) by Amanda Young

Personal:

21. eye glasses (sunglasses are fine) Nobody's Hero (Superpowered Love, #3) by Katey Hawthorne
22. ring
23. pendant/necklace Urban Shaman by Lyn Gala
24. bracelet/arm-band Close to Me (Blue Ruin, #2) by Katrina Strauss
25. earring or other piercing A + E 4ever by ilike merey
26. tattoo Chasing Seth by J.R. Loveless
27. watch/pocket-watch Blood Howl by Robin Saxon
28. fan Seduce Me at Sunrise (The Hathaways, #2) by Lisa Kleypas
29. hand-mirror

Weapons:

30. sword
31. knife Black Blades (Rifter #3) by Ginn Hale
32. gun A Chip in His Shoulder by L.A. Witt

Nice to have:

33. flower A Private Gentleman by Heidi Cullinan
34. candle Sagittarius Blues by Katrina Strauss
35. chocolates/candy Critic's Choice (Petit Morts #9) by Josh Lanyon
36. sports ball or other sports equipment Foxe Hunt (Skyler Foxe Mystery, #2) by Haley Walsh
37. playing cards The Mister Trophy (Markhat, #1) by Frank Tuttle
38. piece of fruit A Vintage Affair by Josh Lanyon
39. book It's Not Shakespeare by Amy Lane
40. computer The Naked Truth (The Confederacy Treaty, #2) by Lilly Cain

Transportation:

41. boat According To Hoyle by Abigail Roux
42. car Blacker than Black by Rhi Etzweiler
43. motorbike In The Strangest Places (Strange Places, #1) by Willa Okati
44. bicycle Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox
45. plane (helicopter may be substituted for plane) Out of the Blue by Josh Lanyon
46. carriage/stagecoach
47. horse if it is actively being used as transport (ridden or pulling carriages) Clouds and Rain by Zahra Owens


~Leslie~ (akareadingmachine) | 1715 comments Thanks for a great challenge!! And congratulations to all the other finishers.

Duration: 3/15/12 - 5/14/12

12/12 COMPLETED

Clothing
1. dress
Rainshadow Road 3/22/12 **** stars
2. hat
Night of the Wolves 5/1/12 **1/2 stars
3. belt
Dance of the Winnebagos 3/9/12 **** stars

Personal
1. tattoo
The Darkest Night 2/27/12 **1/2 stars
2. necklace
Infinite Betrayal 4/11/12 *** stars
3. earrings
Kiss an Angel 3/2/12 ****1/2 stars

Weapons
1. sword
Magic Strikes 3/8/12 ***** stars
2. guns
Phoenix Rising 4/5/12 ** stars

Nice to have
1. books
A Hidden Fire 3/17/12 ****1/2 stars
2. flowers
Eternal Seduction 5/14/12 **** stars

Transportation
1. car
50 Ways to Hex Your Lover 5/10/12 *** stars
2. motorcycle
Undone 3/21/12 ****1/2 stars

READ

The Darkest Night (Lords of the Underworld, #1) by Gena Showalter Kiss an Angel by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor, #2) by Lisa Kleypas Infinite Betrayal (Infinity Series, #1) by Gayle Donnelly Magic Strikes (Kate Daniels, #3) by Ilona Andrews Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #1) by Philippa Ballantine Undone (Outcast Season, #1) by Rachel Caine A Hidden Fire (Elemental Mysteries Book #1) by Elizabeth   Hunter Night of the Wolves by Heather Graham Eternal Seduction (A Darkness Within, #1) by Jennifer Turner 50 Ways to Hex Your Lover (Jazz Tremaine #1) by Linda Wisdom Dance of the Winnebagos (A Jackrabbit Junction Mystery #1) by Ann Charles



message 491: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 4107 comments Jane (PS) wrote: "Congrats MountainKat - another plastic doll to join the ranks :)"

Thanks Jane! This was a fun challenge! Congrats to all the other Barbies and Kens! And everyone one that finished!!


message 490: by Susanne (last edited May 14, 2012 06:24AM) (new)

Susanne  (bookcrazy47) | 203 comments Congrats everyone! Such a fun (and a little bit difficult) challenge but I'm finally done - in the very last minute :-)


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Treasure hunt - aka "Barbie and Ken"
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012

Read: 20/20

Clothing 6/6:
✔ Underpants: Under His Hand 3 stars 3/17
✔ Bra: Lola Carlyle Reveals All 3 stars 3/25
✔ Stockings: The Runaway Duke 5 stars 2/29
✔ Dress: Someone to Watch Over Me 5 stars 3/11
✔ Jacket: Head Over Heels 3 stars 3/5
✔ High-heels: True Love and Other Disasters 5+ stars 2/25

Under His Hand by Anne CalhounLola Carlyle Reveals All by Rachel GibsonThe Runaway Duke by Julie Anne Long Someone to Watch Over Me (Bow Street Runners, #1) by Lisa Kleypas Head Over Heels (Lucky Harbor, #3) by Jill Shalvis True Love and Other Disasters (Chinooks Hockey Team #4) by Rachel Gibson

Personal items: 6/6
✔ Ring: I've Got Your Number 5 stars 3/13
✔ Necklace: The French Detective's Woman 3/29 5 stars
✔ Bracelet: A Lot Like Love 5 stars 3/1
✔ Earring: Mine Till Midnight 4 stars 2/26
✔ Tattoo: Rock Me 5 stars 3/14
✔ Pocket watch: The Perfect Rake 5+ stars 3/27

I've Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella The French Detective's Woman by Nina Bruhns A Lot Like Love (FBI / US Attorney, #2) by Julie James Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1) by Lisa Kleypas Rock Me (Ross Siblings, #2) by Cherrie Lynn The Perfect Rake (The Merridew Sisters, #1) by Anne Gracie

Weapons: 2/2
✔ Gun: Deadly Fall 4 stars 5/6
✔ Knife: Halfway to the Grave 4 stars 3/18

Deadly Fall by Ann Bruce Halfway to the Grave (Night Huntress, #1) by Jeaniene Frost

Nice to have: 4/4
✔ Flowers: Vision in White 4 stars 4/16
✔ Sports equipment (rodeo glow): Long Hard Ride 5 stars 5/13
✔ Piece of fruit: True Confessions 4 stars 3/19
✔ Computer: Talk Me Down 5 stars

Vision in White (Bride Quartet, #1) by Nora Roberts Long Hard Ride  by Lorelei James True Confessions (Gospel, Idaho #1) by Rachel Gibson Talk Me Down (Tumble Creek, #1) by Victoria Dahl

Transportation: 2/2
✔ Carriage: Then Came You 3/31 5 stars
✔ Horses (active): Dreaming of You 4/8 5+ stars

Then Came You (Gamblers #1) by Lisa Kleypas Dreaming of You by Lisa Kleypas


message 489: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats Bookchaser, Barbara and Killian - some more well-dressed plastic dolls or close imitations :)


Killian (KillianPerry) | 51 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken"
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012

Completed 20/20

FINSIHED!!! Cut it close too!

Clothing
1. Shirt: As Shadows Fade by Colleen Gleason 2.27
2. Jacket: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle 3.3
3. Pants: Rises the Night by Colleen Gleason 2.22
4. Boots: Exclusively Yours by Shannon Stacy 03.27
5. Bra/Corset: The Bleeding Dusk by Colleen Gleason 2.24
6. Socks: We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver 2.21
7. Underpants: Manhunting by Jennifer Cruise 5.09

As Shadows Fade (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, #5) by Colleen Gleason The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Sherlock Holmes, #3) by Arthur Conan Doyle Rises The Night (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, #2) by Colleen Gleason Exclusively Yours (Kowalski Family, #1) by Shannon Stacey The Bleeding Dusk (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, #3) by Colleen Gleason We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie

Personal Items 5 of 9
8. Ring: Medium Raw by Anthony Bourdain 3.31
9. Pendant/Necklace: Trust Me On This by Jennifer Cruise 5.10
10. Eye Glasses: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3) by J K Rowling 4.07
11. Tattoo: When Twilight Burns by Coleen Gleason 2.25
12. Earring: Devil's Bride by Stephanie Laurens 5.8

Medium Raw  A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook by Anthony Bourdain Trust Me on This by Jennifer Crusie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3) by J.K. Rowling When Twilight Burns (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, #4) by Colleen Gleason Devil's Bride (Cynster, #1) by Stephanie Laurens

Weapons 2 of 3
13. Knife: The Rest Falls Away by Colleen Gleason 2.20
14. Sword:Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J K Rowling (2) 3.22

The Rest Falls Away (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, #1) by Colleen Gleason Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2) by J.K. Rowling

Nice To Have 4 of 8
15. Flower:Untie My Heart by Judith Ivory 03.29
16. Other Sports Equipment: The Perfect Play by Jaci Burton 3.1
17.Piece of Fruit: Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt 5.13
18. Candle: Romancing Mr. Bridgerton by Julia Quinn 03.28

Untie My Heart by Judith Ivory The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci Burton Freakonomics  A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt Romancing Mr Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4) by Julia Quinn

Transportation 2 of 7
19.Car:The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler 3.6
20.Boat: Shaman's Crossing by Robin Hobb 3.25

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler Shaman's Crossing (Soldier Son, #1) by Robin Hobb


message 487: by Lacy (new)

Lacy (Lacy_Stewart) | 1650 comments Congrats to the finishers!


Barbara ★ | 2283 comments Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012

READ: 22/22


Clothing:
✔1. cowboy hat/top hat: Summer Knight - Jim Butcher 4/18
✔2. shirt: Across the Great Barrier - Patricia Wrede 3/3
✔3. skirt: Smolder - Melina Morel 4/5
✔4. bra: Canyons of Night - Jayne Castle 2/27
✔5. pants: Bridge of Dreams - Anne Bishoip 4/1
✔6. jacket: Santa Olivia - Jacquelyn Carey 3/11
✔7. high heels: Just Like Heaven - Julia Quinn 3/2
✔8. belt: Leader of the Pack - Karen MacInerney 3/8
Summer Knight (The Dresden Files, #4) by Jim ButcherAcross the Great Barrier (Frontier Magic, #2) by Patricia C. WredeSmolder (Institut Scientifique, #3) by Melina MorelCanyons of Night (Looking Glass Trilogy,#3, The Arcane Society,#12) by Jayne CastleBridge of Dreams (Ephemera, #3) by Anne BishopSanta Olivia (Santa Olivia, #1) by Jacqueline CareyJust Like Heaven (Smythe-Smith Quartet, #1) by Julia QuinnLeader of the Pack (Tales of an Urban Werewolf, #3) by Karen MacInerney

Personal:
✔9. glasses:Dead Iron - Devon Monk 3/14
✔10. ring: Days of Gold: A Novel - Jude Deveraux 4/22
✔11. pendant/necklace: Haunting Beauty - Erin Quinn 2/21
✔12. bracelet/arm-band: Awaken the Highland Warrior - Anita Clenney 4/21
✔13. earring: Forbidden Nights with a Vampire - Kerrelyn Sparks 5/11
✔14. tattoo: Shadowlight - Lynn Viehl 3/26
Dead Iron (Age of Steam, #1) by Devon MonkDays of Gold  A Novel by Jude DeverauxHaunting Beauty (Mists of Ireland, #1) by Erin QuinnAwaken the Highland Warrior (Connor Clan, #1) by Anita ClenneyForbidden Nights with a Vampire (Love at Stake, #7) by Kerrelyn SparksShadowlight (Kyndred, #1) by Lynn Viehl

Weapons:
✔15. sword: Magic Slays - Ilona Andrews 4/13
✔16. knife: Shadow Heir - Richelle Mead 2/22
✔17. gun:6 Killer Bodies - Stephanie Bond 2/25
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona AndrewsShadow Heir (Dark Swan, #4) by Richelle Mead6 Killer Bodies (Body Movers, #6) by Stephanie Bond

Nice to have:
✔18. flower: Divine by Choice - P.C. Cast 3/5
✔19. sports ball/equipment:FOOTBALL: The Perfect Play - Jaci Burton 4/23
✔20. piece of fruit:ORANGE: Yankee Doodle Dead - Carolyn Hart 4/7
Divine by Choice (Partholon, #2) by P.C. CastThe Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci BurtonYankee Doodle Dead (Death on Demand, #10) by Carolyn Hart

Transportation:
✔21. boat: The River Nymph - Shirl Henke 3/30
✔22. motorbike: Covet - J.R. Ward 5/9
The River Nymph by Shirl HenkeCovet (The Fallen Angels, #1) by J.R. Ward




message 485: by Bookcrazy (last edited May 13, 2012 08:40AM) (new)

Bookcrazy | 57 comments Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012

YEAH - FINISHED!!
My barbie is now properly dressed ☺ It was a funny challenge
21/15 - READ - I've read more than I had planed ☺

Clothing
bra ⇨ Olivia Cunning – Rock hard
Rock Hard (Sinners on Tour, #2) by Olivia Cunning
dress ⇨ Brenda Joyce - The masquerade
Im Rausch der Ballnacht   Roman by Brenda Joyce
shirt ⇨ Maya Rodale - A groom of one's own
Lady meines Herzens (The Writing Girls, #1) by Maya Rodale
high-heels⇨ Abby Cooper - Psychic Eye Mystery 1
Abby Cooper - Detektivin mit 7. Sinn (A Psychic Eye Mystery, #1) by Victoria Laurie
stockings ⇨ Karen Erickson - Scandalous
Scandalous (Playing with Fire #3) by Karen  Erickson
skirt ⇨ Victoria Laure - Abby Cooper 3
Hilferuf aus dem Jenseits (Psychic Eye Mystery, #3) by Victoria Laurie
underpants ⇨ Sandra Henke
Die Mädchenakademie by Sandra Henke
tie/cravat ⇨ Julie James - FBI - Something about you
Für alle Fälle Liebe (FBI, # 1) by Julie James

Personal 5/5
pocket watch ⇨ Gail Carriger – Soulless
Glühende Dunkelheit by Gail Carriger
tattoo ⇨ Gena Showalter - Lords of the Underworld 01
Schwarze Nacht (Lords of the Underworld, #1) by Gena Showalter
hand-mirror ⇨ Lynsay Sands - Argeneau 11
Vampire und andere Katastrophen by Lynsay Sands
necklace ⇨ Gayle Callen - Scandalous Lady 1
Ein verführerischer Akt by Gayle Callen
bracelet ⇨ Lynsay Sands - Argeneau 12
Vampire küsst man nicht (Argeneau Vampires, #12) by Lynsay Sands

Weapons 2/2
Sword ⇨ J. R. Ward – Black Dagger 4.2
Vampirherz (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #4.2) by J.R. Ward
Gun ⇨ Karen Chance - Dorina Basarab 1
 Dämonisch verführt by Karen Chance

Nice to have 4/4
Flowers ⇨ Andrea Cremer – Nightshade 2
Dunkle Zeit (Nightshade, #2) by Andrea Cremer
chocolates/candy⇨ Lynsay Sands - Argeneau 10
Im siebten Himmel mit einem Vampir (Argeneau, #10) by Lynsay Sands
playing cards ⇨ Victoria Laurie - Abby Cooper 2
Abby Cooper 02 - Mörderische Visionen by Victoria Laurie
piece of fruit ⇨ Lori Wilde - The First Love Cookie Club
Traumhaft verliebt by Lori Wilde

Transportation 2/2
Horse ⇨ Lynsay Sands – Devil of the highlands 01
Der Teufel und die Lady (Devil of the Highlands, #1) by Lynsay Sands
boat ⇨ Susan Wiggs - Summer at Willow Lake
Summer At Willow Lake (Lakeshore Chronicles, #1) by Susan Wiggs


Bookcrazy | 57 comments congrats too! ☺


message 483: by Jane (PS), Moderator (last edited May 13, 2012 02:12AM) (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congratulations Kirsten, Lady Jaye, Juana and Herding Cats (smorgasbord Barbie with all the condiments and sauces)!!!

GO Becky & Bookchaser!


message 482: by Becky (last edited May 12, 2012 11:41PM) (new)

Becky (Fibrobabe) | 430 comments Doesn't look like I'm going to get all 47, but if I push I might hit 40 before the end of the day Monday!

Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
37/47


Clothing (or predominant part thereof):

1. cowboy hat A Troubled Range (Range, #2) by Andrew  Grey
2. top hat
3. beanie
4. singlet/sleeveless top Wight Mischief by J.L. Merrow
5. shirt Once a Marine by Cat Grant
6. pants Boys of Summer (Boys of Summer #1) by Cooper Davis
7. skirt
8. dress Demonglass (Hex Hall, #2) by Rachel Hawkins
9. underpants Clear Water by Amy Lane
10. bra Frost Moon (Skindancer, #1) by Anthony Francis
11. stockings Le Jazz Hot by Clancy Nacht
12. jacket Unshakeable Faith by Lisa Worrall
13. business shoes
14. high-heels Cinder by Marie Sexton
15. boots Girl From Mars by Julie Cohen
16. socks Super Sock Man by Amy Lane
17. sandals
18. scarf One More Wish (One Wish #2) by Devon Rhodes
19. tie/cravat Sex, Lies and Edelweiss by J.L. Merrow
20. belt Reckless Seduction (Reckless, #1) by Amanda Young

Personal:

21. eye glasses (sunglasses are fine) Nobody's Hero (Superpowered Love, #3) by Katey Hawthorne
22. ring
23. pendant/necklace Urban Shaman by Lyn Gala
24. bracelet/arm-band Close to Me (Blue Ruin, #2) by Katrina Strauss
25. earring or other piercing A + E 4ever by ilike merey
26. tattoo Chasing Seth by J.R. Loveless
27. watch/pocket-watch Blood Howl by Robin Saxon
28. fan Seduce Me at Sunrise (The Hathaways, #2) by Lisa Kleypas
29. hand-mirror

Weapons:

30. sword
31. knife Black Blades (Rifter #3) by Ginn Hale
32. gun A Chip in His Shoulder by L.A. Witt

Nice to have:

33. flower A Private Gentleman by Heidi Cullinan
34. candle Sagittarius Blues by Katrina Strauss
35. chocolates/candy Critic's Choice (Petit Morts #9) by Josh Lanyon
36. sports ball or other sports equipment Foxe Hunt (Skyler Foxe Mystery, #2) by Haley Walsh
37. playing cards The Mister Trophy (Markhat, #1) by Frank Tuttle
38. piece of fruit A Vintage Affair by Josh Lanyon
39. book It's Not Shakespeare by Amy Lane
40. computer

Transportation:

41. boat According To Hoyle by Abigail Roux
42. car Blacker than Black by Rhi Etzweiler
43. motorbike In The Strangest Places (Strange Places, #1) by Willa Okati
44. bicycle Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox
45. plane (helicopter may be substituted for plane) Out of the Blue by Josh Lanyon
46. carriage/stagecoach
47. horse if it is actively being used as transport (ridden or pulling carriages) Clouds and Rain by Zahra Owens


Anna's Herding Cats! (herdingcats-burningsoup) Fwhew. I think I got them all.



48/48 finished

Clothing 21/21
cowboy hat:Crime Scene At Cardwell Ranch by BJ Daniels 5/5
top hat:Smart Mouth by Erin McCarthy 5/6
beanie:Intuition by J Meyers 4/29
singlet/sleeveless top: Ride the Fire by Jo Davis 3/11
shirt: Undeniably Yours by Shannon Stacey 2/17
pants: A Hellion in Her Bed by Sabrina Jeffries 3/8
skirt: Smart and Sexy by Jill Shalvis 4/20
dress: The Truth About Lord Stoneville by Sabrina Jeffries 3/6
underpants: Sweet Addiction by Maya Banks 3/10
boxers:Impetuous by Lori Foster 5/4
bra: Naked Edge by Pamela Clare 4/15
stockings:Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered by Maggie Shayne 4/26
jacket: Cry Wolf by Patricia Briggs 3/27
business shoes: The Secret Life Of Bryan by Lori Foster 2/29
high-heels:Hello, Gorgeous! by MaryJanice Davidson 4/24
boots: Simply Irresistible by Jill Shalvis 4/20
socks: The Pregnancy Test by Erin McCarthy 5/1
sandals:Ain't Myth-Behaving by Katie MacAlister 5/11
scarf:Donovan's Angel by Peggy Webb 5/6
tie/cravat: Millionaire's Calculated Baby Bid by Laura Wright 4/29
belt: Kiss of Fury by Deborah Cooke 2/16

Crime Scene At Cardwell Ranch by B.J. Daniels Smart Mouth by Erin McCarthy Intuition by J. Meyers Ride the Fire (Firefighters of Station Five, #5) by Jo DavisUndeniably Yours by Shannon Stacey A Hellion in Her Bed (Hellions of Halstead Hall, #2) by Sabrina Jeffries Smart and Sexy (Sky High Air, #1) by Jill Shalvis The Truth About Lord Stoneville (Hellions of Halstead Hall, #1) by Sabrina Jeffries Sweet Addiction (Sweet, #6) by Maya Banks Impetuous by Lori Foster Naked Edge (I-Team, #4) by Pamela Clare Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega, #1) by Patricia Briggs Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered by Maggie Shayne The Secret Life Of Bryan (Visitation, North Carolina, #2) by Lori Foster Hello, Gorgeous! (Gorgeous #1) by MaryJanice Davidson Simply Irresistible (Lucky Harbor, #1) by Jill Shalvis The Pregnancy Test (NY Girlfriends, #1) by Erin McCarthy Ain't Myth-Behaving by Katie MacAlister Donovan's Angel (Donovan's of the Delta #1) by Peggy Webb Millionaire's Calculated Baby Bid by Laura Wright Kiss of Fury (Dragonfire, #2) by Deborah Cooke


Personal items 9/9
eye glasses:Surf's Up anthology 4/30
ring:Slow Ride by Lorelei James 5/9
pendant/necklace:A Lady Never Surrenders by Sabrina Jeffries 4/3
bracelet/arm-band: Blue Moon by Lori Handeland 3/24
piercing: How to Woo a Reluctant Lady by Sabrina Jeffries 3/13
tattoo: Never Again by Michele Bardsley 3/22
watch/pocket-watch: Lucky Charm by Carly Phillips 4/22
fan:Like None Other by Caroline Linden 5/13
hand-mirror:Drop Dead, Gorgeous! by MaryJanice Davidson 4/24 (it's tiny but she's holding one)

Surf's Up by Nina Bangs Slow Ride (Rough Riders, #9.5) by Lorelei James A Lady Never Surrenders (Hellions of Halstead Hall #5) by Sabrina Jeffries Blue Moon (Nightcreature, #1) by Lori Handeland How to Woo a Reluctant Lady (Hellions of Halstead Hall, #3) by Sabrina Jeffries Never Again (Wizards of Nevermore, #1) by Michele Bardsley Lucky Charm (Lucky Trilogy, #1) by Carly Phillips Like None Other  by Caroline Linden Drop Dead, Gorgeous! (Gorgeous, #2) by MaryJanice Davidson


Weapons 3/3 read
sword: Hush by Cherry Adair 2/22
knife: Come Hell or High Water 4/13
gun: Whispers in the Dark by Maya Banks 3/5

Hush (Lodestone Trilogy, #1) by Cherry Adair Come Hell or High Water (Broken Heart Vampires, #6) by Michele Bardsley Whispers in the Dark (KGI, #4) by Maya Banks


Nice to have 8/8
flower: The Conquest by Jude Deveraux 3/29
candle: Firespell by Chloe Neill 3/20
chocolates/candy: Hot for the Holidays anthology 3/18
sports equipment:Slow Heat by Jill Shalvis 5/2
playing cards: Bit the Jackpot by Erin McCarthy 4/18
piece of fruit: True Confessions by Rachel Gibson 4/19
book: Daffodils in Spring by Pamela Morsi 5/11
computer: Advertising for Love by Darcee Tana 5/9

The Conquest (Peregrine #2) by Jude Deveraux Firespell (Dark Elite, #1) by Chloe Neill Hot for the Holidays  by Lora Leigh Slow Heat (Pacific Heat, #2) by Jill Shalvis Bit the Jackpot (Vegas Vampires, #2) by Erin McCarthy True Confessions (Gospel, Idaho #1) by Rachel Gibson Daffodils in Spring by Pamela Morsi Advertising for Love by Darcee Tana

Transportation 7/7
boat: Mercy by Julie Garwood 4/25
car: Hard and Fast by Erin McCarthy 2/26
motorbike: Undone by Rachel Caine 5/12
bicycle:Love a la Carte by Jeffrey Stepakoff 5/11
plane/helicopter: Silent Witness by Lindsay McKenna 5/3
carriage/stagecoach: Mistress by Amanda Quick 5/9
horse:The Warrior by Kinley MacGregor 4/29

Mercy by Julie Garwood Hard and Fast (Fast Track, #2) by Erin McCarthy Undone (Outcast Season, #1) by Rachel Caine Love a la Carte (prequel to "the orchard") by Jeffrey Stepakoff Silent Witness by Lindsay McKenna Mistress by Amanda Quick The Warrior (Brotherhood/MacAllister Series, #8) by Kinley MacGregor



message 480: by Bookchaser (last edited May 12, 2012 09:55PM) (new)

Bookchaser | 999 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Ken & Barbie
Duration: February 15, 2012 - May 14, 2012

********** 25/26 Completed **********Last Updated: May 12, 2012

Note: This list is subject to change due to availability of books, my reading moods, time constraints or whatever.

Items for Selection:

Clothing (or a predominant part thereof):
Cowboy Hat: McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) by Linda Lael Miller 03/03/12
Undershirt: Gabe by Lori Foster 05/01/12
Shirt: How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 03/19/12
Tie: Nothing But Trouble by Rachel Gibson 04/04/12
Jacket: Warrior by Zoe Archer 04/10/12
Underwear: Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie 04/02/12
Kilt: The Duke's Perfect Wife by Jennifer Ashley 04/15/12
Belt: Whisper Kiss by Deborah Cooke 05/06/12
Socks: Men in Kilts by Katie MacAlister 03/07/12
Boots: A Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray 04/13/12

McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) (McKettricks, #7) by Linda Lael Miller Gabe (Buckhorn Brothers, #3) by Lori Foster How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #1) by Molly Harper Nothing But Trouble (Chinooks Hockey Team, #5) by Rachel Gibson Warrior (The Blades of the Rose, #1) by Zoe Archer Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie The Duke's Perfect Wife (Highland Pleasures, #4) by Jennifer Ashley Whisper Kiss (Dragonfire, #5) by Deborah Cooke Men in Kilts by Katie MacAlister A Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray


Other Items:

Personal: (Need 5) (Completed: 4)
Necklace: Touched by Darkness by Catherine Spangler
Arm Band: The Star King by Susan Grant 05/09/12
Tattoo: Hearts and Swords: Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. Owens 03/31/12
Watch/Pocket Watch: The Perfect Rake by Anne Gracie 03/26/12
Ring: Reforming a Rake by Suzanne Enoch 04/29/12

XXXTouched by Darkness (The Sentinels #1) by Catherine SpanglerXXXThe Star King (Star, #2) by Susan GrantHearts and Swords  Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. OwensThe Perfect Rake (The Merridew Sisters, #1) by Anne GracieReforming a Rake (With This Ring, #1) by Suzanne Enoch


Weapons: (Need 2) (Completed: 2)
Sword: Warlord by Elizabeth Vaughan 03/11/12
Gun: Bushwhacked Bride by Eugenia Riley 05/12/12

Warlord  (Chronicles of the Warlands, #3) by Elizabeth VaughanBushwhacked Bride (Wink & A Kiss #2) by Eugenia Riley


Nice to Have: (Need 4) (Completed: 5)
Flower: Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas 02/22/12
Candle: Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) by Hope Tarr 04/17/12
Sports Equipment: Double Play by Jill Shalvis 04/19/12
Piece of Fruit: Sweet Trouble by Susan Mallery 04/13/12
Book: The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 04/09/12

Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) (Harlequin Blaze #407) by Hope Tarr Double Play (Pacific Heat, #1) by Jill Shalvis Sweet Trouble (Bakery Sisters, #3) by Susan Mallery The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #2) by Molly Harper


Transportation: (Need 2) (Completed: 4)
Motorcycle: Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 04/23/12
Bicycle: Someone Like You by Susan Mallery 03/17/12
Plane/Helicopter: Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett 03/21/12
Horse: McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) by Linda Lael Miller 03/05/12

Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr Someone Like You (Los Lobos, #1) by Susan Mallery Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) (McKettricks, #8) by Linda Lael Miller



Juana "Darkness" Duran (juana1991livecom) | 295 comments Well guys I have finished the challenge. I didn't update it because I was so busy with planning graduation parties and stuff. But here is my list:

Treasure Hunt AKA Barbie & Ken
Duration: Feb. 15- May 14


Clothing

Cowboy Hat: Iron Cowboy by Diana Palmer
Iron Cowboy (Long, Tall Texans) (Silhouette Desire #1856) by Diana Palmer 3/1/12

Boots: Destined by Allison Kraft Destined by Allison Kraft 4/9/12

Dress: The Secret Pearl by Mary Balough The Secret Pearl by Mary Balogh 3/26/12

Jacket: Lothaire by Kresley Cole Lothaire (Immortals After Dark, #12) by Kresley Cole 3/9/12

High-Heels: Before the Midnight Bells by Jessica Woodard Before The Midnight Bells by Jessica Woodard 4/8/12

Personal

Tattoo: The Darkest Seduction by Gena Showalter The Darkest Seduction (Lords of the Underworld, #9) by Gena Showalter 3/3/12

Pendant/Necklace: Texas Glory by Lorraine Heath Texas Glory (Texas Trilogy, #2) by Lorraine Heath 3/16/12

Fan: Like None Other by Caroline Linden Like None Other  by Caroline Linden 3/27/12

Bracelet/ Arm-Band: The Immortal Highlander by Karen Marie Moning The Immortal Highlander (Highlander, #6) by Karen Marie Moning 3/18/12

Hand Mirror: The Kraken's Mirror by Maureen O. Betita The Kraken's Mirror (The Kraken's Caribbean, #1) by Maureen O. Betita 5/4/12

Weapons

Sword: Kiss of a Demon King by Kresley Cole Kiss of a Demon King (Immortals After Dark, #7) by Kresley Cole 3/22/12

Knife: Lover Eternal by J.R. Ward Lover Eternal (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #2) by J.R. Ward 3/1/12

Gun: Risking Eternity by Gwenan Haines Risking Eternity  A Vampire Romance Novella (Timeshifters #1) by Gwenan Haines 3/29/12

Nice to Have

Flowers: Texas! Chase by Sandra Brown Texas! Chase (Texas! Tyler Family Saga, #2) by Sandra Brown 3/31/12

Candle: The Irresistible Earl by Regina Scott The Irresistible Earl by Regina Scott 4/27/12

Sports Equipment: Yellowstone Redemption by Peggy Henderson Yellowstone Redemption (Yellowstone Romance Series, # 2) by Peggy L. Henderson 3/25/12

Transportation

Carriage/Stage Coach: Mistress by Amanda Quick Mistress by Amanda Quick 4/13/12

Car: Speed Dating by Nancy Warren Speed Dating (Harlequin NASCAR, #2) by Nancy Warren 3/28/12

Horse: A Wanted Man by Linda Lael Miller A Wanted Man (Stone Creek, #2) by Linda Lael Miller 5/2/12

Bicycle: Enchanted by Charlotte Abel Enchantment (Channie, #1) by Charlotte Abel 4/30/12


message 478: by Lady Jaye (last edited May 12, 2012 11:02AM) (new)

Lady Jaye (lady-jaye) | 140 comments RRRC Treasure Hunt Quarterly Challenge

Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
20/20 read DONE!!

Clothing
1. Dress: The Switch by Lynsay Sands 23/03/2012 ★★★
2. Kilt: The Duke's Perfect Wife by Jennifer Ashley 3/04/12 ★★★★
3. Boots: The Shape of Desire by Sharon Shinn 4/04/12 ★★★★
4. Belt: Dragon Actually by G.A. Aiken 6/04/12 ★★★★
5. Socks: Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins 29/04/12
6. Shirt: Oracle's Moon by Thea Harrison 7/04/12 ★★★
7. Bikini: An Indecent Proposition by Carol Marinelli 17/03/12 ★★★★★
Belt: Magic to the Bone by Devon Monk 21/03/12 ★★

The Switch by Lynsay Sands The Duke's Perfect Wife (Highland Pleasures, #4) by Jennifer Ashley The Shape of Desire (A Shifting Circle Novel) by Sharon Shinn Dragon Actually (Dragon Kin, #1) by G.A. Aiken Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins Oracle's Moon (Elder Races, #4) by Thea Harrison An Indecent Proposition by Carol Marinelli Magic to the Bone (Allie Beckstrom, #1) by Devon Monk


Other items:
1. Handcuffs: Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison 1/03/12 ★★
2. Tattoo: Sacrificial Magic by Stacia Kane 27/03/12 ★★★★
3. Earrings: River Marked by Patricia Briggs ★★★
4. Charm Bracelet: Tough Customer by Sandra Brown 10/04/12 ★★★★
5. Wristwatch: Some Girls Bite by Chloe Neil 15/04/12 ★★★★
6. Torque/Armband: About a Dragon by G.A. Aiken 7/04/12 ★★★

Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, #1) by Kim Harrison Sacrificial Magic (Downside Ghosts, #4) by Stacia Kane River Marked (Mercedes Thompson, #6) by Patricia Briggs Tough Customer by Sandra Brown Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, #1) by Chloe Neill About a Dragon (Dragon Kin, #2) by G.A. Aiken


Weapons
1. Dagger: At Grave's End by Jeaniene Frost 9/03/12 ★★★½
2. Gun: Blaze of Memory by Nalini Singh 3/04/12 ★★★★
3. Sword: Hounded by Kevin Hearne 25/04/12 ★★★

At Grave's End (Night Huntress, #3) by Jeaniene Frost Blaze of Memory (Psy-Changeling, #7) by Nalini Singh Hounded (Iron Druid Chronicles, #1) by Kevin Hearne


Nice to have
1. Flowers: The Next Always by Nora Roberts 13/04/12 ★★★★

The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro, #1) by Nora Roberts

Transportation
1. Ship: That Perfect Someone by Johanna Lindsey 5/04/12 ★★★
2. Train: The Railway Children by E. Nesbit 19/03/12 ★★★★

That Perfect Someone by Johanna Lindsey The Railway Children by E. Nesbit



message 477: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats MountainKat - another plastic doll to join the ranks :)


Turtlecollector | 195 comments Finished.

Start: Mar 26 - May 14, 2012
Completed: 17/15


Clothing:
Dress - Having Adam's Baby by Christyne Butler 4/2/12 ♥♥♥
Belt - The Doctor's Not-So-Little Secret by Cindy Kirk 4/2/12 ♥♥♥
Cowboy hat - Saving Hope: Men of the Texas Rangers Book 1 by Margaret Daley 4/3/12 ♥♥♥
Shirt - Baby, Drive South by Stephanie Bond 4/4/12 ♥♥♥
Pants - Baby, Come Home by Stephanie Bond 4/10/12 ♥♥♥♥
Sleeveless top - Where She Went by Gayle Forman 4/13/12 ♥♥♥♥
Socks - Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Gilbreth 4/24/12 ♥♥♥♥

Having Adam's Baby by Christyne ButlerThe Doctor's Not-So-Little Secret by Cindy KirkSaving Hope by Margaret Daley Baby, Drive South (Southern Roads, #1) by Stephanie Bond Baby, Come Home (Southern Roads, #2) by Stephanie BondWhere She Went (If I Stay, #2) by Gayle FormanCheaper by the Dozen by Frank B. Gilbreth Jr.

Weapon:
Knife(on belt, but hard to see in this picture) - Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce 3/28/12 ♥♥♥♥
Wild Magic (Immortals, #1) by Tamora Pierce

Nice to Have
Flower - Home at Rose Cottage by Sherryl Woods 4/9/12 ♥♥♥
Book - Books Can Be Deceiving by Jenn McKinlay 5/6/12 ♥♥♥
Fruit - The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East by Sandy Tolan 5/7/12 ♥♥♥
Home at Rose Cottage by Sherryl WoodsBooks Can Be Deceiving (Library Lover's Mystery, #1) by Jenn McKinlayThe Lemon Tree  An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East by Sandy Tolan

Transportation
Car - Iron Kissed by Patricia Briggs 4/9/12 ♥♥♥♥
Boat - Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 4/22/12 ♥♥
Iron Kissed (Mercedes Thompson, #3) by Patricia BriggsHeart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Personal
Necklace - Rebel Angels by Libba Bray 4/22/12 ♥♥♥
Bracelet - Dial M for Mischief by Kasey Michaels 4/23/12 ♥♥♥
Ring - Loving by Karen Kingsbury 5/4/12 ♥♥♥♥
Tattoo - Bone Crossed by Patricia Briggs 5/5/12 ♥♥♥♥
Rebel Angels (Gemma Doyle, #2) by Libba BrayDial M for Mischief (Sunshine Girls, #1) by Kasey MichaelsLoving (Bailey Flanigan #4) by Karen KingsburyBone Crossed (Mercedes Thompson, #4) by Patricia Briggs


message 475: by MountainKat, Moderator (last edited May 11, 2012 10:14PM) (new)

MountainKat | 4107 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012

We are having a treasure hunt!

I originally committed to 15, but I am not going to be satisfied until I have Barbie dressed and accessorized!

Updated 5.11.12, Thought I was done before, but I found one more! Now I think I really am done!

Clothing: 14 of 8+
Dress - The Heat Is On by Jill Shalvis 4.1.12
Belt - Magnolia Summer by Jaci Burton 2.17.12
Panties - Sweet Seduction by Maya Banks 3.20.12
Bra - Sweet Temptation by Maya Banks 3.21.12
Stockings - Snowy Night Seduction by Arianna Hart 3.26.12
High Heels - Glory in Death by J.D. Robb 2.26.12
Jacket - Stirring It Up by Mary Leo 2.26.12
Hat - Soulless by Gail Carriger 3.12.12

The Heat Is On (Harlequin Blaze, #558) by Jill Shalvis Magnolia Summer by Jaci Burton Sweet Seduction (Sweet, #3) by Maya Banks Sweet Temptation (Sweet, #4) by Maya Banks Snowy Night Seduction by Arianna Hart Glory in Death (In Death, #2) by J.D. Robb Stirring It Up by Mary Leo Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1) by Gail Carriger


I'm not entirely sure what Barbie is up to, but she has a bag packed with:
Nightdress - Never Love A Highlander by Maya Banks 3.5.12
Jeans - The Sweetest Thing by Jill Shalvis 2.25.12
Sleeveless Top - Nightfire by Lisa Marie Rice 2.17.12
Shirt - Irish Mist by Erin Quinn 3.5.12
Beanie (Santa Hat) - Kissing Kris Kringle by Erin Quinn 2.27.12
Boots - Breaking Point by Pamela Clare 3.11.12 (I had to include that cover!)

Never Love A Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #3) by Maya Banks The Sweetest Thing (Lucky Harbor, #2) by Jill Shalvis Nightfire by Lisa Marie Rice Irish Mist by Erin Quinn Kissing Kris Kringle by Erin Quinn Breaking Point (I-Team, #5) by Pamela Clare


Personal Items: 6 of 5+
Sunglasses - Morgan (Buckhorn Brothers, #2) by Lori Foster 3.26.12 (Gotta love the alternate cover!)
Necklace - About That Night by Julie James 4.10.12
Arm Band - Flying High by Drew Zachary 2.22.12
Tattoo - The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest by Stieg Larsson 3.19.12
Earring - A Rogue By Any Other Name by Sarah Maclean 4.21.12
Ring - Stranger in My Arms by Lisa Kleypas 5.11.12

Morgan (Buckhorn Brothers, #2) (Temptation, 790) by Lori Foster About That Night (FBI / US Attorney, #3) by Julie James Flying High by Drew Zachary The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Millennium, #3) by Stieg Larsson A Rogue By Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1) by Sarah MacLean Stranger in My Arms by Lisa Kleypas


Weapons: 2 of 2+
Gun - When You Dare by Lori Foster 3.31.12
Dagger/Sword - Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward 4.7.12

When You Dare (Men Who Walk the Edge of Honor, #1) by Lori Foster Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward


Nice to have: 5 of 4+
Flower - Shaking It Up by Erin Quinn 2.26.12
Sports Equipment - Taking a Shot by Jaci Burton 3.9.12
Playing Cards - Betting Hearts by Dee Tenorio 3.26.12
Book - The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 3.25.12
Candle - Understood by Maya Banks 4.17.12

Shaking It Up by Erin Quinn Taking a Shot (Play by Play, #3) by Jaci Burton Betting Hearts (Rancho Del Cielo, #1) by Dee Tenorio The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #2) by Molly Harper Understood (Unspoken, #1) by Maya Banks


Transportation: 4 of 2+
Helicopter - Absolution (Suspense Series, #5) by Kaylea Cross 3.13.12
Motorcycle - Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 4.7.12
Car - Slow Ride by Erin McCarthy 4.13.12
Boat - Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas TBR

Absolution (Suspense Series, #5)  by Kaylea Cross Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr Slow Ride by Erin McCarthy Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor (Friday Harbor, #1) by Lisa Kleypas



Barbie is all dressed and accessorized! I'll add more if I find them, but for now I'm done with this challenge! Thanks, it was fun! =)


message 474: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congratulations Nicola (aka Barbie), Amanda (aka minimalist Barbie), Lynne (aka Barbie, Ken and the whole Barbie-mobile - 47 items!), Wan and Christine!!!

Fantastic job everyone :)


message 473: by Christine (last edited May 11, 2012 09:50AM) (new)

Christine | 930 comments I'm officially declaring myself done.

15 February – 14 May 2012
18/15 completed

cowboy hat:
The Zillionaire Vampire Cowboy's Secret Werewolf Babies by Nine Naughty Novelists – Apr 05
singlet/sleeveless top:
Wicked Enchantment (Dark Magick, #1) by Anya Bast - Apr 03
shirt:
Masques (Sianim, #1) by Patricia Briggs - Apr 13
pants:
A Perfect Blood (The Hollows, #10) by Kim Harrison – Mar 03
dress:
Pale Demon (The Hollows, #9) by Kim Harrison – Feb 26
bra/bustier:
No Rest for the Wicked (Immortals After Dark, #3) by Kresley Cole – Apr 26
jacket:
Doubletake (Cal Leandros, #7) by Rob Thurman - Apr 15
high-heels:
Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, #1) by Marissa Meyer – Mar 25
boots:
It looks like she’s wearing hiking boots.
How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #1) by Molly Harper – Mar 05
belt:
Flashfire (Dragonfire, #7) by Deborah Cooke - Mar 31







Personal –
pendant/necklace:
Tricked (Iron Druid Chronicles, #4) by Kevin Hearne – May 06
bracelet/arm-band:
About a Dragon (Dragon Kin, #2) by G.A. Aiken – Apr 21
earring or other piercing:
Fair Game (Alpha & Omega, #3) by Patricia Briggs – Mar 20
tattoo:
The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson – Mar 25

Weapons –
Sword:
Turn Coat (The Dresden Files, #11) by Jim Butcher – Feb 22
gun:
The Bride Wore Black Leather (Nightside, #12) by Simon R. Green – Feb 19

Nice to have –
candle:
Ceremony in Death (In Death, #5) by J.D. Robb – Mar 18

Transportation –
plane/helicopter:
Rapture in Death (In Death, #4) by J.D. Robb – Feb 17


message 472: by Wan (last edited May 10, 2012 10:03AM) (new)

Wan  (WanWaddell) | 2081 comments Done. Congrats to everyone who finished.

Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
15/15


Clothing:
1.Dress: Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini 2/22 (3.5)
2.Shirt: Retribution by Sherrilyn Kenyon 3/13 (5)
3.A Coat: No Mercy by Sherrilyn Kenyon 3/10 (5)
4.Underwear: Immortal Rider by Larissa Ione 3/22 (5)
5.Business Attires/shoes Alien Tango by Gini Koch 4/15 (5)
6.Pants The Darkest Hour by Maya Banks 5/3 (4)
7.Jacket: Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews 4/30 (3.5)


Starcrossed (Starcrossed, #1) by Josephine Angelini Retribution (Dark-Hunter, #20) by Sherrilyn Kenyon No Mercy (Dark-Hunter #19) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Immortal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, #2) by Larissa Ione Alien Tango (Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #2) by Gini Koch The Darkest Hour (KGI, #1) by Maya Banks Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1) by Ilona Andrews


Personal Items:
1.Neckless: The Vampire's Bride by Gena Showalter 1/18 (4)
2.Tattoos:Lover Awakened by J.R. Ward 3/25 (4)
3.Earings:Fair Game by Patricia Briggs 3/25 (4)

The Vampire's Bride (Atlantis, #4) by Gena Showalter Lover Awakened (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #3) by J.R. Ward Fair Game (Alpha & Omega, #3) by Patricia Briggs


Weapons:
1.Guns: Touched by an Alien by Gini Koch 3/5 (4)
2.Daggar Lover Revealed by J.R. Ward 4/29 (5)
3.Sword Born of Silence by Sherrilyn Kenyon 5/8 (5)

Touched by an Alien (Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #1) by Gini Koch Lover Revealed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #4) by J.R. Ward Born of Silence (The League, #5) by Sherrilyn Kenyon


Transportation:
1.A Boat: Sins of the Heart by Eve Silver 2/26 (3.5)
Sins of the Heart (Otherkin, #1) by Eve Silver

Nice to Have
1.Flower: Zinnia by Jayne Castle
Zinnia (St. Helen's, #2) by Jayne Castle
2/29 (4)


Christine | 930 comments This has been an awesome challenge.

I am extremely impressed with the folks who found everything. I'm impressed with folks who found half the list, since I think I maxed about around 17 or 18.


message 470: by Lynne (last edited May 10, 2012 08:55AM) (new)

Lynne (LoveToReadGal) | 900 comments DONE!!! Thanks for the fun yet hard challenge Jane!

Treasure Hunt: aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
47 of 47 Items found!

Clothing: 20 of 20 Complete (Full body coverage for bonus -- Ken or Barbie)
√ Cowboy hat -- Against the Storm by Kat Martin – 3/26
√ Top hat -- Sprig Muslin by Georgette Heyer – 3/30
√ Beanie -- A Rare Gift by Jaci Burton – 4/2
√ Singlet/sleeveless top -- The Angel Experiment by James Peterson – 4/14
√ Shirt (men’s) -- Forgotten Father by Carol Rose – 3/12
√ Pants (men’s) -- SEALed with a Promise by Mary-Margaret Daughtridge – 3/8
√ Skirt (men’s) -- The Many Sins of Lord Cameron – 3/6
√ Dress -- Lady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage by Jennifer Ashley – 2/24
√ Underpants (men’s, peeking out of his jeans, YUM) – Going Down by Shelli Stevens – 3/19
√ AND Underpants (women’s) -- Tag Team by Nicola Marsh – 3/15
√ Bra -- Extreme Exposure by Pamela Clare – 2/15
√ Stockings -- Tasting Candy by Anne Rainey – 3/25
√ Jacket -- Against the Fire by Kat Martin – 2/17
√ Business shoes (men’s) -- Catch of the Day by Whitney Lyles et al. – 3/18
√ High-heels -- Between a Jock and a Hard Place by Mona Ingram – 2/24
√ Boots -- Death Magic by Eileen Wilks – 5/2
√ Socks (men’s) -- They Wear What Under Their Kilts? by Katie Maxwell – 4/12
√ Sandals -- Somebody To Love by Kristin Higgins – 5/9
√ Scarf -- A Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson – 3/31
√ Tie/cravat (men’s) -- Always by Carol Rose – 3/11
√ Belt (men’s) -- Against the Law by Kat Martin – 2/19

Against the Storm (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #4) by Kat Martin Sprig Muslin by Georgette Heyer A Rare Gift (Kent Brothers, #2) by Jaci Burton The Angel Experiment (Maximum Ride, #1) by James Patterson Forgotten Father by Carol Rose SEALed with a Promise (SEALed, #2) by Mary-Margret Daughtridge The Many Sins of Lord Cameron (Highland Pleasures, #3) by Jennifer Ashley Lady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage (Highland Pleasures, #2) by Jennifer Ashley Going Down (Holding Out for A Hero, #1) by Shelli Stevens Tag Team by Nicola Marsh Extreme Exposure (I-Team, #1) by Pamela Clare Tasting Candy (Vaughn, #2) by Anne Rainey Against the Fire (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #2) by Kat Martin Catch of the Day by Whitney Lyles Between a Jock and a Hard Place by Mona Ingram Death Magic (World of the Lupi, #8) by Eileen Wilks They Wear What Under Their Kilts? (Emily, #2) by Katie Maxwell Somebody To Love by Kristan Higgins A Werewolf in Manhattan (Wild About You #1) by Vicki Lewis Thompson Always by Carol Rose Against the Law (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #3) by Kat Martin

Personal: 9 of 9 Complete (5 for bonus)
√ Sunglasses -- Must Love Lycans by Michelle Bardsley – 3/5
√ Ring -- The Taming of the Rake by Kasey Michaels – 4/10
√ Pendant/necklace -- Would-Be Witch by Kimberly Frost – 3/1
√ Bracelet/arm-band -- Bah, Humbug! by Heather Horrocks – 3/14
√ Earring -- Ready for King's Seduction (#9 Kings of California) by Maureen Child – 3/14
√ Tattoo -- Copper Beach by Jane Anne Krentz – 2/27
√ Watch -- Touching Lace by Anne Rainey – 3/20
√ Fan -- Lord Of Ice by Gaelen Foley – 3/30
√ Hand-mirror -- Sex, Lies and Valentines by Tawny Weber – 4/15

Must Love Lycans  (Broken Heart Vampires, #8) by Michele Bardsley The Taming of the Rake (Blackthorn Brothers, #1) by Kasey Michaels Would-Be Witch (Southern Witch, #1) by Kimberly Frost Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella) by Heather Horrocks Ready for King's Seduction (#9 Kings of California)(Harlequin Desire) by Maureen Child Copper Beach (Dark Legacy, #1) by Jayne Ann Krentz Touching Lace (Vaughn, #1) by Anne Rainey Lord Of Ice (Knight Miscellany 3) by Gaelen Foley Sex, Lies and Valentines by Tawny Weber

Weapons: 3 of 3 Complete (2 for bonus)
√ Sword -- Drink Deep by Chloe Neill – 2/22
√ Knife -- Venom by Jennifer Estep – 4/18
√ Gun -- The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood – 4/16

Drink Deep (Chicagoland Vampires, #5) by Chloe Neill Venom (Elemental Assassin, #3) by Jennifer Estep The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood

Nice to have: 8 of 8 Complete (4 for bonus)
√ Flower -- Suddenly a Bride – 3/4
√ Candle -- Sex and the Psychic Witch by Annette Blair – 4/1
√ Chocolates/candy -- Candy Store by Bella Andre – 2/25
√ Sports ball or other sports equipment -- Taking a Shot by Jaci Burton (hockey skates) – 4/19
√ Playing cards -- The Strip by Heather Killough-Walden – 4/11
√ Piece of fruit -- Cheri on Top by Susan Donovan – 4/4
√ Book -- Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin – 4/24
√ Computer -- Trading Places with the Boss by Raye Morgan – 4/8

Suddenly a Bride by Kasey Michaels Sex and the Psychic Witch (Triplet Witch Trilogy, #1) by Annette Blair Candy Store by Bella Andre Taking a Shot (Play by Play, #3) by Jaci Burton The Strip (The Big Bad Wolf, #2) by Heather Killough-Walden Cheri on Top by Susan Donovan Pride and Prejudice  by Jane Austen Trading Places with the Boss by Raye Morgan

Transportation: 7 of 7 Complete (2 for bonus)
√ Boat -- Daddy's Roommate by Michael Willhoite – 2/16
√ Car -- Ill Wind by Rachel Caine – 3/21
√ Motorbike -- Serendipity by Carley Philips – 5/7
√ Bicycle -- Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox – 4/26
√ Plane -- Billionaire's Jet Set Babies by Catherine Mann – 4/28
√ Carriage/stagecoach -- Splendid by Julia Quinn – 5/6
√ Horse pulling a sleigh – Under The Mistletoe by Mary Balogh – 4/3

Daddy's Roommate by Michael Willhoite Ill Wind (Weather Warden, #1) by Rachel Caine Serendipity (Serendipity, #1) by Carly Phillips Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox Billionaire's Jet Set Babies by Catherine Mann Splendid (Splendid Trilogy, #1) by Julia Quinn Under The Mistletoe by Mary Balogh



Barbara ★ | 2283 comments READ: 21/22


Clothing: COMPLETE
✔1. cowboy hat/top hat: Summer Knight - Jim Butcher 4/18
✔2. shirt: Across the Great Barrier - Patricia Wrede 3/3
✔3. skirt: Smolder - Melina Morel 4/5
✔4. bra: Canyons of Night - Jayne Castle 2/27
✔5. pants: Bridge of Dreams - Anne Bishoip 4/1
✔6. jacket: Santa Olivia - Jacquelyn Carey 3/11
✔7. high heels: Just Like Heaven - Julia Quinn 3/2
✔8. belt: Leader of the Pack - Karen MacInerney 3/8
Summer Knight (The Dresden Files, #4) by Jim ButcherAcross the Great Barrier (Frontier Magic, #2) by Patricia C. WredeSmolder (Institut Scientifique, #3) by Melina MorelCanyons of Night (Looking Glass Trilogy,#3, The Arcane Society,#12) by Jayne CastleBridge of Dreams (Ephemera, #3) by Anne BishopSanta Olivia (Santa Olivia, #1) by Jacqueline CareyJust Like Heaven (Smythe-Smith Quartet, #1) by Julia QuinnLeader of the Pack (Tales of an Urban Werewolf, #3) by Karen MacInerney

Personal:
✔9. glasses:Dead Iron - Devon Monk 3/14
✔10. ring: Days of Gold: A Novel - Jude Deveraux 4/22
✔11. pendant/necklace: Haunting Beauty - Erin Quinn 2/21
✔12. bracelet/arm-band: Awaken the Highland Warrior - Anita Clenney 4/21
13. earring: Forbidden Nights with a Vampire - Kerrelyn Sparks
✔14. tattoo: Shadowlight - Lynn Viehl 3/26
Dead Iron (Age of Steam, #1) by Devon MonkDays of Gold  A Novel by Jude DeverauxHaunting Beauty (Mists of Ireland, #1) by Erin QuinnAwaken the Highland Warrior (Connor Clan, #1) by Anita ClenneyForbidden Nights with a Vampire (Love at Stake, #7) by Kerrelyn SparksShadowlight (Kyndred, #1) by Lynn Viehl

Weapons: COMPLETE
✔15. sword: Magic Slays - Ilona Andrews 4/13
✔16. knife: Shadow Heir - Richelle Mead 2/22
✔17. gun:6 Killer Bodies - Stephanie Bond 2/25
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona AndrewsShadow Heir (Dark Swan, #4) by Richelle Mead6 Killer Bodies (Body Movers, #6) by Stephanie Bond

Nice to have:
✔18. flower: Divine by Choice - P.C. Cast 3/5
✔19. sports ball/equipment:FOOTBALL: The Perfect Play - Jaci Burton 4/23
✔20. piece of fruit:ORANGE: Yankee Doodle Dead - Carolyn Hart 4/7
Divine by Choice (Partholon, #2) by P.C. CastThe Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci BurtonYankee Doodle Dead (Death on Demand, #10) by Carolyn Hart

Transportation:
✔21. boat: The River Nymph - Shirl Henke 3/30
✔22. motorbike: Covet - J.R. Ward 5/9
The River Nymph by Shirl HenkeCovet (The Fallen Angels, #1) by J.R. Ward




message 468: by Bookchaser (last edited May 09, 2012 11:27AM) (new)

Bookchaser | 999 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Ken & Barbie
Duration: February 15, 2012 - May 14, 2012

********** 24/26 Completed **********Last Updated: May 9, 2012

Note: This list is subject to change due to availability of books, my reading moods, time constraints or whatever.

Items for Selection:

Clothing (or a predominant part thereof):
Cowboy Hat: McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) by Linda Lael Miller 03/03/12
Undershirt: Gabe by Lori Foster 05/01/12
Shirt: How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 03/19/12
Tie: Nothing But Trouble by Rachel Gibson 04/04/12
Vest: Touched by Darkness by Catherine Spangler
Jacket: Warrior by Zoe Archer 04/10/12
Underwear: Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie 04/02/12
Kilt: The Duke's Perfect Wife by Jennifer Ashley 04/15/12
Belt: Whisper Kiss by Deborah Cooke 05/06/12
Socks: Men in Kilts by Katie MacAlister 03/07/12
Boots: A Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray 04/13/12

McKettrick's Pride (McKettrick Men, #2) (McKettricks, #7) by Linda Lael MillerGabe (Buckhorn Brothers, #3) by Lori FosterHow to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #1) by Molly HarperNothing But Trouble (Chinooks Hockey Team, #5) by Rachel GibsonXXXTouched by Darkness (The Sentinels #1) by Catherine SpanglerXXXWarrior (The Blades of the Rose, #1) by Zoe ArcherManhunting by Jennifer CrusieThe Duke's Perfect Wife (Highland Pleasures, #4) by Jennifer AshleyWhisper Kiss (Dragonfire, #5) by Deborah CookeMen in Kilts by Katie MacAlisterA Knight to Cherish by Angie Ray


Other Items:

Personal: (Need 5) (Completed: 4)
Necklace: Dark Warrior Unleashed by Alexis Morgan
Arm Band: The Star King by Susan Grant 05/09/12
Tattoo: Hearts and Swords: Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. Owens 03/31/12
Watch/Pocket Watch: The Perfect Rake by Anne Gracie 03/26/12
Ring: Reforming a Rake by Suzanne Enoch 04/29/12

Dark Warrior Unleashed (Talions, #1) by Alexis MorganXXXThe Star King (Star, #2) by Susan GrantHearts and Swords  Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. OwensThe Perfect Rake (The Merridew Sisters, #1) by Anne GracieReforming a Rake (With This Ring, #1) by Suzanne Enoch


Weapons: (Need 2) (Completed: 1)
Sword: Warlord by Elizabeth Vaughan 03/11/12
Gun: Bushwhacked Bride by Eugenia Riley

Warlord  (Chronicles of the Warlands, #3) by Elizabeth VaughanXXXBushwhacked Bride (Wink & A Kiss #2) by Eugenia Riley


Nice to Have: (Need 4) (Completed: 5)
Flower: Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas 02/22/12
Candle: Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) by Hope Tarr 04/17/12
Sports Equipment: Double Play by Jill Shalvis 04/19/12
Piece of Fruit: Sweet Trouble by Susan Mallery 04/13/12
Book: The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper 04/09/12

Someone to Watch Over Me by Lisa Kleypas Bound To Please (Blaze Historical) (Harlequin Blaze #407) by Hope Tarr Double Play (Pacific Heat, #1) by Jill Shalvis Sweet Trouble (Bakery Sisters, #3) by Susan Mallery The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #2) by Molly Harper


Transportation: (Need 2) (Completed: 4)
Motorcycle: Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 04/23/12
Bicycle: Someone Like You by Susan Mallery 03/17/12
Plane/Helicopter: Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett 03/21/12
Horse: McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) by Linda Lael Miller 03/05/12

Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr Someone Like You (Los Lobos, #1) by Susan Mallery Sentimental Journey by Jill Barnett McKettrick's Heart (McKettrick Men, #3) (McKettricks, #8) by Linda Lael Miller



Amanda (shortie357) | 103 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: February 15, 2012 - May 14, 2012
Completed: 15 of 15 ~ Finished - 5/5


Barbie may not be fully accesorized but she is clothed, can protect herself, and has transportation so she will not be stranded.

Clothing

1. Cowboy Hat
- A Cowboy Comes Home by Barbara Dunlop (5/2/2012)
2. Dress - Unlocked by Courtney Milan (2/25/2012)
3. Bra - Play With Me by Leslie Kelly (2/28/2012)
4. Thong - Husband Hunting 101 by Rita Herron (4/15/2012)
5. High Heels - My Last Blind Date by Susan Hatler (3/2/2012)


Unlocked (Turner, #1.5) by Courtney MilanPlay with Me (Forbidden Fantasies #15) (Harlequin Blaze #521) by Leslie KellyMy Last Blind Date by Susan HatlerHusband Hunting 101 by Rita HerronA Cowboy Comes Home by Barbara Dunlop

Personal

6. Ring
- Marry Me, Maddie by Rita Herron (3/22/2012)
7. Arm-Band - The Chief by Monica McCarty (3/29/2012)
8. Watch - Behind Boardroom Doors by Jennifer Lewis (5/5/2012)
9. Hand Mirror - His Lady Mistress by Elizabeth Rolls (3/24/2012)


Marry Me, Maddie by Rita HerronHis Lady Mistress by Elizabeth RollsThe Chief (Highland Guard, #1) by Monica McCartyBehind Boardroom Doors by Jennifer Lewis

Weapons

10. Sword
- The Viper by Monica McCarty (2/23/2012)
11. Gun - Paper Hearts by Maureen Child (5/3/2012)


The Viper (Highland Guard, #4) by Monica McCartyPaper Hearts by Maureen Child

Nice To Have

12. Flower
- Sex,Lies and the Southern Belle By Kathie DeNosky (3/2/2012)
13. Candle - Slow Hands by Leslie Kelly (5/1/2012)


Sex, Lies and the Southern Belle by Kathie DeNoskySlow Hands by Leslie Kelly

Transportation

14. Boat
- The Gift by Julie Garwood (4/26/2012)
15. Horse - The Ranger by Monica McCarty (4/11/2012)


The Ranger (Highland Guard, #3) by Monica McCarty The Gift (Crown's Spies, #3) by Julie Garwood



Nicola | 640 comments I DID it! I am finally fully dressed and accessorised! Can I be Barbie for a day?
Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
30/47 Completed. GOAL: to complete 20

We are having a treasure hunt! This quarterly challenge is based solely on book covers. Join up to read 5, 10, 15 or 20+ books over the next 90 days. If you can find one of the below listed items on a book cover that book may be used for this challenge. No item can be used twice. Only one item per book cover. So find these items on the covers of your books, then get reading!
Items for selection:
Clothing (or predominant part thereof):16/20
1.cowboy hat
-- Sugar Daddy (Travises, #1) by Lisa KleypasSugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas 04/12/2012
2. top hat
3. beanie Intuition by J. Meyers Intuition by J. Meyers -- 03/06/2012
4. Sweet Spot (Bakery Sisters, #2) by Susan Mallerysinglet/sleeveless top-- Sweet Spot by Susan Mallery
5. shirt . Master of the Outback by Margaret Way -- Master of the Outback by Margaret Way -- 02/24/2012

6. pants Love in bloom (Kismet) by Karen Rose SmithLove In Bloom by Karen Rose Smith 03/27/2012
7. skirt Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins -- 03/14/2012
8. dress > Dead in the Family (Sookie Stackhouse, #10) by Charlaine Harris Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris 03/04/2012
9. underpants Tag Team by Nicola MarshTag Team by Nicola Marsh -- 03/06/2012
10. bra Rules of Engagement by Ann Bruce Rules of Engagement by Ann Bruce -- 02/24/2012
11. stockings
12. jacket A Secret Kept by Tatiana de Rosnay A Secret Kept by Tatiana De Rosnay -- 03/10/2012
13. business shoesFamily by Design Family by Design by Heather Jusesten -- )3/06/2012
14. high-heels Double Dare by Rhonda Nelson Double Dare by Rhonda Nelson 04/05/2012
15. boots
16. Children of My Heart by Gabrielle Roysocks -- Children of My Heart by Gabrielle Roy 02/16/2012
17. sandals
18. scarf First Impressions by Jude DeverauxFirst Impressions by Jude Deveraux 03/25/2012
19. Heartfire by Karen Rose Smith tie/cravat -- Heartfire by Karen Rose Smith - 02/20/2012
20. belt A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty  A Novel by Joshilyn JacksonA Grown Up Kind of Pretty by Joshilyn Jackson -- 03/03/2012

Other items: Personal - 5/5
21.The Someday List  A Novel (Jubilant Soul) by Stacy Hawkins Adamseye glasses
-- The Someday List by Stacy Hawkins Adams - 02/18/2012
22. ring
23. Pendant/necklace, -- A Wallflower Christmas (Wallflowers, #5) by Lisa Kleypas A Wallflower Christmas by Lisa Kleypas 04/05/2012
24. bracelet/arm-band --
25. earring or other piercing Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella) by Heather HorrocksBah Humbug by Heather Horrocks -- 02/28/2012
26. tattoo Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1) by Cassandra Clare -- Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare -- 05/02/2012
27. The Last Innocent Hour by Barbara Taylor Sisselwatch/pocket watch -- The Last Innocent Hour by Barbara Taylor Sissel - 05/07/2012
28. fan
29. hand mirror
Weapons - 1/2
30. sword,

31. knife The Truant Officer by Derek Ciccone The Truant Officer by Derek Ciccone -- 05/08/2012
32. gun May Day (Murder-by-Month Mystery, #1) by Jess Lourey May Day by Jess Lourey -- 05/04/2012
Nice to have 4/4
33. flower Love Me If You Must (Patricia Amble, #1) by Nicole YoungLove Me If You Must by Nicole Young 03/24/2012
34. candle, Slow Hands by Leslie KellySlow Hands by Leslie Kelly 04/20/2012
35. Chocolates/candy
36. Sports ball Ninja Soccer Moms (Samantha Shaw Mystery, Book 3) by Jennifer Apodaca Ninja Soccer Moms 04/09/2012
37. playing cards
38. piece of fruit, Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You by Alice MunroSomething I've Been Meaning To Tell You by Alice Munro 04/23/2012 (Honest - my cover has two peaches on a blue background! I cannot find the edition on GoodReads)
39. book ---
40. computer
Transportation - 3/2
41. boat,
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro -- 03/09/2012
L42. car The Cinderella Moment by Gemma Fox The Cinderella Moment by Gemma Fox -- 03/17/2012
43. motorbike
44. bicycle Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy BlumeTales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume -- 04/21/2012
45. plane (helicopter may be substituted for plane)
46. carriage/stagecoach
47. horse


Susan (Scoutmomskf) | 703 comments 30/47


Clothing

1. Tyler (The Secret Life of Cowboys, #1) by C.H. Admirand cowboy hat - Tyler - C. H. Admirand (Sourcebooks - Mar 2011) 02/23/2012

2. top hat -

3. beanie -

4. Nikki and the Lone Wolf by Marion Lennox singlet/sleeveless top - Nikki and the Lone Wolf - Marion Lennox (HR #4283 - Dec 2011) 03/06/2012

5. The Inconvenient Laws of Attraction by Trish Wylie shirt - The Inconvenient Laws of Attraction - Trish Wylie (HR#4302 - Mar 2012) 02/17/2012

6. The SEAL's Promise by Rebecca Winters pants - The SEAL's Promise - Rebecca Winters (HAR #1387- Jan 2012) 02/15/2012

7. The Nanny and the Boss's Twins by Barbara McMahon skirt - The Nanny and the Boss's Twins - Barbara McMahon (HR #4299 - Mar 2012) 03/23/2012

8. Lilac Wedding in Dry Creek by Janet Tronstad dress - Lilac Wedding in Dry Creek - Janet Tronstad (LI #691 -Mar 2012) 02/16/2012

9. underpants -

10. Secret Identity by Paula Graves bra - Secret Identity - Paula Graves (HI #1337 - Mar 2012) 03/08/2012

11. stockings -

12. A Soldier's Homecoming by Rachel Lee jacket - A Soldier's Homecoming - Rachel Lee (SRS #1519 - July 2008) 02/26/2012

13. Caught in the Spotlight by Jules Bennett shoes - Caught in the Spotlight - Jules Bennett (HD #2148 - Mar 2012) 03/02/2012

14. Unfinished Business by Cat Schield high heels - Unfinished Business - Cat Schield (HD #2153 - Apr 2012) 03/27/2012

15. Fortune's Hero by Susan Crosby boots - Fortune's Hero - Susan Crosby (HSE #2181 - Apr 2012) 04/08/2012

16. The Way Back by Stephanie Doyle socks - The Way Back - Stephanie Doyle (HS #1773 - Apr 2012) 03/27/2012

17. sandals -

18. scarf -

19. The Paternity Proposition by Merline Lovelace tie - The Paternity Proposition - Merline Lovelace (HD #2145 - Mar 2012)02/19/2012

20. The Last First Kiss by Marie Ferrarella belt - The Last First Kiss - Marie Ferrarella (HSE #2175 - Mar 2012) 02/20/2012



Personal Items

1. eyeglasses/sunglasses -

2. A Callahan Wedding by Tina Leonard ring - A Callahan Wedding - Tina Leonard (HAR #1401 - May 2012) 04/13/2012

3. A Bride for the Island Prince by Rebecca Winters necklace - A Bride for the Island Prince - Rebecca Winters (HR #4291 - Feb 2012) 02/24/2012

4. Lawman's Perfect Surrender by Jennifer Morey bracelet/arm band - Lawman's Perfect Surrender - Jennifer Morey (HRS #1700 - Apr 2012) 03/12/2012

5. Miss Prim and the Billionaire by Lucy Gordon earrings - Miss Prim and the Billionaire - Lucy Gordon (HR #4292 - Feb 2012) 02/25/2012

6. Sparks Fly (Light Dragons, #3) by Katie MacAlister tattoo - Sparks Fly - Katie MacAlister (Signet - May 2012) 05/08/2012

7. The Reluctant Texas Rancher by Cathy Gillen Thacker watch - The Reluctant Texas Rancher - Cathy Gillen Thacker (HAR #1394 - Mar 2012) 02/15/2012

8. A Scandalous Countess (Malloren, #12) by Jo Beverley fan - A Scandalous Countess - Jo Beverley (Signet - Feb 2012) 03/03/2012

Weapons
1. sword -

2. knife -

3. Scene of the Crime  Mystic Lake by Carla Cassidy gun - Scene of the Crime: Mystic Lake - Carla Cassidy (HI #1330 - Feb 2012) 03/06/2012

Nice To Have

1. Having Adam's Baby by Christyne Butler flower - Having Adam's Baby - Christyne Butler (HSE #2182 - Apr 2012) 03/31/2012

2. High-Stakes Affair by Gail Barrett candle - High-Stakes Affair - Gail Barrett (HRS #1697 - Mar 2012) 02/27/2012

3. chocolates/candy -

4. sports ball or other sports equipment -

5. playing cards -

6. Feeling the Heat by Brenda Jackson piece of fruit - Feeling the Heat - Brenda Jackson (HD #2149 - Apr 2012) 04/18/2012

7. book -

8. computer -

Transportation

1. One Reckless Summer (Destiny, #1) by Toni Blake boat - One Reckless Summer - Toni Blake (Avon- June 2009) 02/19/2012

2. Runaway Bride (Harlequin Romance #4280) by Barbara Hannay car - Runaway Bride - Barbara Hannay (HR #4280 - Dec 2011) 03/24/2012

3. Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr motorbike - Redwood Bend- Robyn Carr (Mira - Mar 2012) 02/25/2012

4. bicycle -

5. Honorable Intentions by Catherine Mann plane/helicopter - Honorable Intentions - Catherine Mann (HD #2151 - Apr 2012) 03/30/2012

6. carriage/stagecoach -

7. The Cattle King's Bride by Margaret Way horse - The Cattle King's Bride - Margaret Way (HR #4303 - Apr 2012) 04/17/2012

Reviews and challenges are here: http://susans2012books.blogspot.com


message 464: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Nicola wrote: "Update of post 415 -- 29/20
I am 20% of the way through one last book with a weapon. I hope to earn the right to put on my pink high heels and use my pink plastic purse!"


Oooh - you will look SO special, Nicola!


Joann | 973 comments Thanks, Jane!


Nicola | 640 comments Update of post 415 -- 29/20
I am 20% of the way through one last book with a weapon. I hope to earn the right to put on my pink high heels and use my pink plastic purse!


message 461: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats Irina and KarenH!! So pleased you enjoyed the hunt :)


message 460: by ~KarenH~, Moderator (new)

~KarenH~ | 2176 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012


28/?? Completed

I was hoping to get one more item before the deadline but it doesn't look like that's going to happen, so since Barbie is completely dressed and well accessorized, it looks like I'm done. Thanks for a really fun challenge, Jane!

We are having a treasure hunt! This quarterly challenge is based solely on book covers. Join up to read 5, 10, 15 or 20+ books over the next 90 days. If you can find one of the below listed items on a book cover that book may be used for this challenge. No item can be used twice. Only one item per book cover. So find these items on the covers of your books, then get reading!

Items for selection:
Clothing (or predominant part thereof):

cowboy hat - Once a Rebel 4/11/12
top hat
beanie - All She Wants For Christmas 5/2/12
singlet/sleeveless top
shirt - Relentless (Suspense Series, #4) 2/24/12
pants - Breaking Point 3/17/12
skirt
dress - Succubus Dreams 2/19/12
underpants - For Her Pleasure 3/30/12
bra - Tempting Adam 2/20/12
stockings - Snowy Night Seduction 3/14/12
jacket - About That Night 4/21/12
business shoes
high-heels - Take Me 4/1/12
boots
socks
sandals
scarf
tie/cravat
belt - Play of Passion 3/26/12

Succubus Dreams (Georgina Kincaid #3) by Richelle Mead Tempting Adam (Seattle Steam, #2) by Shelli Stevens Relentless (Suspense Series, #4)  by Kaylea Cross Snowy Night Seduction by Arianna Hart Breaking Point (I-Team, #5) by Pamela Clare Play of Passion (Psy-Changeling, #9) by Nalini Singh For Her Pleasure by Maya Banks Take Me (Take Me #1) by Bella Andre Once a Rebel (Harlequin Blaze, #467) by Debbi Rawlins About That Night (FBI / US Attorney, #3) by Julie James All She Wants For Christmas by Jaci Burton


Other items:
Personal 5/5

eye glasses (sunglasses are fine) - Trace of Fever 4/9/12
ring
pendant/necklace - Nightfire 2/18/12
bracelet/arm-band - Dare to Believe 4/12/12
earring or other piercing - Kiss an Angel 3/30/12
tattoo - Bonds of Justice 2/26/12
watch/pocket-watch
fan
hand-mirror

Nightfire by Lisa Marie Rice Bonds of Justice (Psy-Changeling, #8) by Nalini Singh Kiss an Angel by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Trace of Fever (Men Who Walk the Edge of Honor, #2) by Lori Foster Dare to Believe (Gray Court, #1) by Dana Marie Bell


Weapons 3/2
sword - Wedding the Highlander 3/26/12
knife - Lover Reborn 4/7/12
gun - The Ideal Man 4/3/12

Wedding the Highlander (Highlander, #3) by Janet Chapman The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward


Nice to have 5/4
flower - A Rogue By Any Other Name 4/14/12
candle - Understood 2/18/12
chocolates/candy
sports ball or other sports equipment - Taking a Shot 3/13/12
playing cards - Going All In (Three of a Kind, #1) 4/9/12
piece of fruit
book - The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf 3/16/12
computer

Understood (Unspoken, #1) by Maya Banks Taking a Shot (Play by Play, #3) by Jaci Burton The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf (Naked Werewolf, #2) by Molly Harper Going All In (Three of a Kind, #1)  by Jess Dee A Rogue By Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1) by Sarah MacLean


Transportation 4/2
boat - Inner Harbor 2/22/12
car - Slow Ride 4/16/12
motorbike - Redwood Bend 4/7/12
bicycle
plane (helicopter) - Absolution (Suspense Series, #5) 3/9/12
carriage/stagecoach
horse if it is actively being used as transport (ridden or pulling carriages)

Inner Harbor (Chesapeake Bay Saga #3) by Nora Roberts Absolution (Suspense Series, #5)  by Kaylea Cross Redwood Bend (Virgin River, #18) by Robyn Carr Slow Ride by Erin McCarthy


Earn a bonus point (and the title 'Barbie' or 'Ken' for the day) if you can completely dress (full body coverage including underwear) and accessorise yourself through your book selection. To accessorise, you must have at least:-
Personal items - 5 of 9 Done
Weapons - 2 of 3 Done
Nice to have - 4 of 8 Done
Transportation - 2 of 7 Done


message 459: by Irina (last edited May 06, 2012 11:37PM) (new)

Irina (reetu_416) | 387 comments I had so much fun doing this challenge , changed my list a bit as I read along but managed to finish it on time too!

Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
Completed: 7th May 2012
Clothing (5/ 5 Read)
Belt – The Book of Luke by Jenny O’Connell (22.03.12) ★★★
Dress – I’ve got your number – Sophie Kinsella (2.03. 12) ★★★★★
Underpants – And one last thing by Molly Harper (7.05.12) ★★★★
Heels – A Girl like you by Gemma Burgress (2.03.12) ★★★★
Bra – Extreme Exposure by Pamela Clare (20.03.12) ★★★
Other items (5/5 Read)
Personal
Pendant/necklace – Wicked Burn by Beth Kery (2.05.12) ★★★
Earring or other piercing: Going too far by Jennifer Echols (26.04.12) ★★★1/2
Tattoo – Lover Unleashed by JR Ward 12.03.12 ★★★★
Eye glasses or Sunglasses – Heist Society by Ally carter 31.03.12 ★★★
Ring – First grave on the Right by Darynda Jones 26.02.12 ★★
Weapons (2/2 Read)
Knife – Lover Reborn by JR Ward (14.04.12) ★★★★
Sword -- Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars #1) by Shannon K. Butcher (28.03.12) ★★★★
Nice to have (4/4 Read)
Sports Equipment (Skates) -- Fair Play by Deidre Martin (24.02.12) ★★
Flower – Nightshade by Andrea Cremer (11.03.12) ★★★★★
Candy – This Lullaby by Sara Dessen (5.04.12) ★★★★
Candle -- Romancing Mr Bridgerton (Bridgertons #4) by Julia Quinn (17.03.12) ★★★1/2
Transportation (2/2 Read)
Motorbike – Riding Instinct by Jaci Burton (07.03.12) ★★★
Car – Two-way Street by Lauren Barnholdt (25.04.12) ★★★★

The Book of Luke by Jenny O'Connell I've Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella And One Last Thing ... by Molly Harper A Girl Like You by Gemma Burgess Extreme Exposure (I-Team, #1) by Pamela Clare Wicked Burn by Beth Kery Going Too Far by Jennifer Echols Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Heist Society (Heist Society, #1) by Ally Carter First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars, #1) by Shannon K. Butcher Fair Play (New York Blades, #2) by Deirdre Martin Nightshade (Nightshade, #1) by Andrea Cremer This Lullaby by Sarah Dessen Romancing Mr Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4) by Julia Quinn Riding on Instinct (Wild Riders, #3) by Jaci Burton Two-Way Street by Lauren Barnholdt


message 458: by Jane (PS), Moderator (new)

Jane (PS) | 8297 comments Congrats to Julie, Joann and Kesha!!!

Go Lynne, Becky and Bookchaser :)


message 457: by Lynne (last edited May 06, 2012 07:01PM) (new)

Lynne (LoveToReadGal) | 900 comments I think I’m going to make it after all .. 2 to go!

Treasure Hunt: aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
45 of 47 Items found!

Clothing: 19 of 20 Complete (Full body coverage for bonus -- Ken or Barbie)
√ Cowboy hat -- Against the Storm by Kat Martin – 3/26
√ Top hat -- Sprig Muslin by Georgette Heyer – 3/30
√ Beanie -- A Rare Gift by Jaci Burton – 4/2
√ Singlet/sleeveless top -- The Angel Experiment by James Peterson – 4/14
√ Shirt (men’s) -- Forgotten Father by Carol Rose – 3/12
√ Pants (men’s) -- SEALed with a Promise by Mary-Margaret Daughtridge – 3/8
√ Skirt (men’s) -- The Many Sins of Lord Cameron – 3/6
√ Dress -- Lady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage by Jennifer Ashley – 2/24
√ Underpants (men’s, peeking out of his jeans, YUM) – Going Down by Shelli Stevens – 3/19
√ AND Underpants (women’s) -- Tag Team by Nicola Marsh – 3/15
√ Bra -- Extreme Exposure by Pamela Clare – 2/15
√ Stockings -- Tasting Candy by Anne Rainey – 3/25
√ Jacket -- Against the Fire by Kat Martin – 2/17
√ Business shoes (men’s) -- Catch of the Day by Whitney Lyles et al. – 3/18
√ High-heels -- Between a Jock and a Hard Place by Mona Ingram – 2/24
√ Boots -- Death Magic by Eileen Wilks – 5/2
√ Socks (men’s) -- They Wear What Under Their Kilts? by Katie Maxwell – 4/12
Sandals -- Hot Dish by Connie Brockway
√ Scarf -- A Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson – 3/31
√ Tie/cravat (men’s) -- Always by Carol Rose – 3/11
√ Belt (men’s) -- Against the Law by Kat Martin – 2/19

Against the Storm (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #4) by Kat Martin Sprig Muslin by Georgette Heyer A Rare Gift (Kent Brothers, #2) by Jaci Burton The Angel Experiment (Maximum Ride, #1) by James Patterson Forgotten Father by Carol Rose SEALed with a Promise (SEALed, #2) by Mary-Margret Daughtridge The Many Sins of Lord Cameron (Highland Pleasures, #3) by Jennifer Ashley Lady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage (Highland Pleasures, #2) by Jennifer Ashley Going Down (Holding Out for A Hero, #1) by Shelli Stevens Tag Team by Nicola Marsh Extreme Exposure (I-Team, #1) by Pamela Clare Tasting Candy (Vaughn, #2) by Anne Rainey Against the Fire (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #2) by Kat Martin Catch of the Day by Whitney Lyles Between a Jock and a Hard Place by Mona Ingram Death Magic (World of the Lupi, #8) by Eileen Wilks They Wear What Under Their Kilts? (Emily, #2) by Katie Maxwell Hot Dish by Connie Brockway A Werewolf in Manhattan (Wild About You #1) by Vicki Lewis Thompson Always by Carol Rose Against the Law (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #3) by Kat Martin

Personal: 9 of 9 Complete (5 for bonus)
√ Sunglasses -- Must Love Lycans by Michelle Bardsley – 3/5
√ Ring -- The Taming of the Rake by Kasey Michaels – 4/10
√ Pendant/necklace -- Would-Be Witch by Kimberly Frost – 3/1
√ Bracelet/arm-band -- Bah, Humbug! by Heather Horrocks – 3/14
√ Earring -- Ready for King's Seduction (#9 Kings of California) by Maureen Child – 3/14
√ Tattoo -- Copper Beach by Jane Anne Krentz – 2/27
√ Watch -- Touching Lace by Anne Rainey – 3/20
√ Fan -- Lord Of Ice by Gaelen Foley – 3/30
√ Hand-mirror -- Sex, Lies and Valentines by Tawny Weber – 4/15

Must Love Lycans  (Broken Heart Vampires, #8) by Michele Bardsley The Taming of the Rake (Blackthorn Brothers, #1) by Kasey Michaels Would-Be Witch (Southern Witch, #1) by Kimberly Frost Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella) by Heather Horrocks Ready for King's Seduction (#9 Kings of California)(Harlequin Desire) by Maureen Child Copper Beach (Dark Legacy, #1) by Jayne Ann Krentz Touching Lace (Vaughn, #1) by Anne Rainey Lord Of Ice (Knight Miscellany 3) by Gaelen Foley Sex, Lies and Valentines by Tawny Weber

Weapons: 3 of 3 Complete (2 for bonus)
√ Sword -- Drink Deep by Chloe Neill – 2/22
√ Knife -- Venom by Jennifer Estep
√ Gun -- The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood – 4/16

Drink Deep (Chicagoland Vampires, #5) by Chloe Neill Venom (Elemental Assassin, #3) by Jennifer Estep The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood

Nice to have: 8 of 8 Complete (4 for bonus)
√ Flower -- Suddenly a Bride – 3/4
√ Candle -- Sex and the Psychic Witch by Annette Blair – 4/1
√ Chocolates/candy -- Candy Store by Bella Andre – 2/25
√ Sports ball or other sports equipment -- Taking a Shot by Jaci Burton (hockey skates) – 4/19
√ Playing cards -- The Strip by Heather Killough-Walden – 4/11
√ Piece of fruit -- Cheri on Top by Susan Donovan – 4/4
√ Book -- Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin – 4/24
√ Computer -- Trading Places with the Boss by Raye Morgan – 4/8

Suddenly a Bride by Kasey Michaels Sex and the Psychic Witch (Triplet Witch Trilogy, #1) by Annette Blair Candy Store by Bella Andre Taking a Shot (Play by Play, #3) by Jaci Burton The Strip (The Big Bad Wolf, #2) by Heather Killough-Walden Cheri on Top by Susan Donovan Pride and Prejudice  by Jane Austen Trading Places with the Boss by Raye Morgan

Transportation: 6 of 7 Complete (2 for bonus)
√ Boat -- Daddy's Roommate by Michael Willhoite – 2/16
√ Car -- Ill Wind by Rachel Caine – 3/21
Motorbike -- Serendipity by Carley Philips
√ Bicycle -- Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox – 4/26
√ Plane -- Billionaire's Jet Set Babies by Catherine Mann – 4/28
√ Carriage/stagecoach -- Splendid by Julia Quinn – 5/6
√ Horse pulling a sleigh – Under The Mistletoe by Mary Balogh – 4/3

Daddy's Roommate by Michael Willhoite Ill Wind (Weather Warden, #1) by Rachel Caine Serendipity (Serendipity, #1) by Carly Phillips Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox Billionaire's Jet Set Babies by Catherine Mann Splendid (Splendid Trilogy, #1) by Julia Quinn Under The Mistletoe by Mary Balogh



message 456: by Becky (last edited May 06, 2012 07:18PM) (new)

Becky (Fibrobabe) | 430 comments Treasure Hunt (Quarterly Challenge) - aka Barbie & Ken
Duration: 15 February – 14 May 2012
30/47


Clothing (or predominant part thereof):

1. cowboy hat A Troubled Range (Range, #2) by Andrew  Grey
2. top hat
3. beanie
4. singlet/sleeveless top A Chip in His Shoulder by L.A. Witt
5. shirt Once a Marine by Cat Grant
6. pants Boys of Summer (Boys of Summer #1) by Cooper Davis
7. skirt
8. dress Demonglass (Hex Hall, #2) by Rachel Hawkins
9. underpants Clear Water by Amy Lane
10. bra Frost Moon (Skindancer, #1) by Anthony Francis
11. stockings Le Jazz Hot by Clancy Nacht
12. jacket Unshakeable Faith by Lisa Worrall
13. business shoes
14. high-heels Cinder by Marie Sexton
15. boots
16. socks
17. sandals
18. scarf One More Wish (One Wish #2) by Devon Rhodes
19. tie/cravat
20. belt

Personal:

21. eye glasses (sunglasses are fine) Nobody's Hero (Superpowered Love, #3) by Katey Hawthorne
22. ring
23. pendant/necklace Urban Shaman by Lyn Gala
24. bracelet/arm-band Close to Me (Blue Ruin, #2) by Katrina Strauss
25. earring or other piercing
26. tattoo Chasing Seth by J.R. Loveless
27. watch/pocket-watch Blood Howl by Robin Saxon
28. fan Seduce Me at Sunrise (The Hathaways, #2) by Lisa Kleypas
29. hand-mirror

Weapons:

30. sword
31. knife Black Blades (Rifter #3) by Ginn Hale
32. gun

Nice to have:

33. flower Sex, Lies and Edelweiss by J.L. Merrow
34. candle Sagittarius Blues by Katrina Strauss
35. chocolates/candy Critic's Choice (Petit Morts #9) by Josh Lanyon
36. sports ball or other sports equipment Foxe Hunt (Skyler Foxe Mystery, #2) by Haley Walsh
37. playing cards The Mister Trophy (Markhat, #1) by Frank Tuttle
38. piece of fruit A Vintage Affair by Josh Lanyon
39. book It's Not Shakespeare by Amy Lane
40. computer

Transportation:

41. boat
42. car Blacker than Black by Rhi Etzweiler
43. motorbike In The Strangest Places (Strange Places, #1) by Willa Okati
44. bicycle Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox
45. plane (helicopter may be substituted for plane) Out of the Blue by Josh Lanyon
46. carriage/stagecoach
47. horse if it is actively being used as transport (ridden or pulling carriages) Clouds and Rain by Zahra Owens


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