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message 1: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (last edited Sep 12, 2012 12:22PM) (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Whatever the Weather - v.2

*Since Autumn, who originally posted this challenge, is no longer a member of the group, all her posts have been automatically deleted. I've tried to recreate the rules and categories as close to the original as possible. If you've already made a list in the original thread, please move it over here. :)

With this challenge, we celebrate all the different seasons - come join in!

Time Span: 1 year from start date

Rules:
* This challenge has no pre-set levels, you can read as many or as few books for it as you like.
* Re-reads are allowed
* Use your sign-up post for your list, it'll be linked in the participants list
* When you've finished a book rate & date it
* You can change your books and categories at any time

Categories
Category 1: Weather Words

*Spell out or Cover Hunt
1. Autumn
2. Winter
3. Spring
4. Summer
5. Sun
6. Rain
7. Snow
8. Wind
9. Thunder & Lightning
10. Make your own 'Weather Word' to use

Category 2: Read a Rainbow

*Spell out or Cover Hunt
1. Red
2. Yellow
3. Pink
4. Green
5. Purple
6. Orange
7. Blue
8. Gold
9. Silver
10. White
11. Black

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge

This Category is for you to make your own 'Mini Challenge'. Read 2-4 books from one, 2 or all suggestions from following list: How much you do is up to you.

1. Your favourite Holiday (Christmas, Thanksgiving etc)
2. Your favourite Genre
3. Your favourite Author
4. A New to You Genre
5. A New to You Author
6. It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.



message 2: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (last edited Aug 13, 2013 10:36PM) (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Whatever the Weather
Time Span: 01 September 2012 - 31 August 2013
Completed: 121/125
(Last Update: 13 August 2013)

Category One

A:
Among Thieves by Douglas Hulick (27 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
U: The Unicorn Road by Martin Davies (18 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥
T: Thorn Queen by Richelle Mead (16 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
U: Under the Dragon's Tail by Maureen Jennings (29 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
M: Madame Tussaud: A Novel of the French Revolution by Michelle Moran (30 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
N: The Named by Marianne Curley (14 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥

Among Thieves (Tales of the Kin, #1) by Douglas Hulick The Unicorn Road  by Martin Davies Thorn Queen (Dark Swan, #2) by Richelle Mead Under the Dragon's Tail (Detective Murdoch, #2) by Maureen Jennings Madame Tussaud A Novel of the French Revolution by Michelle Moran The Named (Guardians of Time, #1) by Marianne Curley

W: Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson (27 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
I: Iron Crowned by Richelle Mead (17 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
N: No Graves As Yet by Anne Perry (17 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
T: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë (21 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
E: Elantris by Brandon Sanderson (28 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥
R: The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro (24 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥

Warbreaker (Warbreaker, #1) by Brandon Sanderson Iron Crowned (Dark Swan, #3) by Richelle Mead No Graves As Yet (World War One Series, #1) by Anne Perry The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë Elantris by Brandon Sanderson The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

S: Switching by Jody Kihara (04 Aug 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
P: The Porcelain Dove by Delia Sherman (20 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
R: Rage Within by Jeyn Roberts (28 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
I: Irish Rebel (Irish Hearts #3) by Nora Roberts (22 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥
N: Night's Child by Maureen Jennings
G: The Greatcoat by Helen Dunmore (01 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Switching by Jody Kihara The Porcelain Dove by Delia Sherman Rage Within (Dark Inside, #2) by Jeyn Roberts Irish Rebel by Nora Roberts Night's Child (Detective Murdoch, #5) by Maureen Jennings The Greatcoat by Helen Dunmore

S: Shadow Heir by Richelle Mead (18 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
U: Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane (11 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥
M: Magic Lost, Trouble Found by Lisa Shearin (14 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
M: Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin (07 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
E: Envy by J.R. Ward (16 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
R: Rainbow High by Alex Sanchez (31 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Shadow Heir (Dark Swan, #4) by Richelle Mead Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #1) by Stacia Kane Magic Lost, Trouble Found (Raine Benares #1) by Lisa Shearin Masque of the Red Death (Masque of the Red Death, #1) by Bethany Griffin Envy (Fallen Angels, #3) by J.R. Ward Rainbow High (Rainbow Trilogy, #2) by Alex Sanchez

S: The Song of Troy by Colleen McCullough (22 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥
U: Unholy Magic by Stacia Kane (17 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥
N: Nightshade by Michelle Rowen (10 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥

The Song of Troy by Colleen McCullough Unholy Magic (Downside Ghosts, #2) by Stacia Kane Nightshade (Nightshade, #1) by Michelle Rowen

R: Resurrection Men by Ian Rankin (06 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥
A: Ashes of Honor by Seanan McGuire (19 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
I: Interview With the Vampire by Anne Rice (23 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
N: Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout (20 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥

Resurrection Men (Inspector Rebus, #13) by Ian Rankin Ashes of Honor (October Daye, #6) by Seanan McGuire Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1) by Anne Rice Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout

S: Steelhands by Jaida Jones & Danielle Bennett (14 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
N: Night Life by Caitlin Kittredge (03 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
O: Outpost by Ann Aguirre (22 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
W: When She Woke by Hillary Jordan (04 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥

Steelhands (Havemercy, #4) by Jaida Jones Night Life (Nocturne City, #1) by Caitlin Kittredge Outpost (Razorland, #2) by Ann Aguirre When She Woke by Hillary Jordan

W: Waiting for Sunrise by William Boyd 21 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥
I: I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore (05 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥
N: The Next Always by Nora Roberts (30 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
D: Daughter of the Blood by Anne Bishop (04 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥

Waiting for Sunrise by William Boyd I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies, #1) by Pittacus Lore The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro, #1) by Nora Roberts Daughter of the Blood (The Black Jewels, #1) by Anne Bishop

T: Thieftaker by D.B. Jackson (13 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
H: The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette by Carolly Erickson (26 Sep 2012) ♥♥
U: Under the Cherry Blossom by Maya Healy (07 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
N: Nights of Villjamur by Mark Charan Newton (30 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
D: Den of Thieves by David Chandler
E: The Eight: A Novel by Katherine Neville (10 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
R: Red-Headed Stepchild by Jaye Wells (17 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Thieftaker (Thieftaker Chronicles, #1) by D.B. Jackson The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette by Carolly Erickson Under the Cherry Blossom by Maya Healy Nights of Villjamur (Legends of the Red Sun, #1) by Mark Charan Newton Den of Thieves (Ancient Blades, #1) by David Chandler The Eight by Katherine Neville Red-Headed Stepchild (Sabina Kane, #1) by Jaye Wells

L: Lionheart by Sharon Kay Penman (06 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥
I: The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa (19 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥
G: The Ground Is Burning by Samuel Black (11 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
H: The House At Riverton by Kate Morton (19 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
T: Touch of Power by Maria V. Snyder (30 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥
N: Night Myst by Yasmine Galenorn (12 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥
I: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa (05 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
N: Night Veil by Yasmine Galenorn (04 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
G: Green-Eyed Demon by Jaye Wells (21 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Lionheart by Sharon Kay Penman The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, #1) by Julie Kagawa The Ground Is Burning by Samuel Black The House At Riverton by Kate Morton Touch of Power (Healer, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Night Myst (Indigo Court, #1) by Yasmine Galenorn The Iron King (The Iron Fey, #1) by Julie Kagawa Night Veil (Indigo Court, #2) by Yasmine Galenorn Green-Eyed Demon (Sabina Kane, #3) by Jaye Wells

S: The Sallee Rovers by M. Kei (14 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
T: Touch the Dark by Karen Chance (10 Aug 2013) ♥♥♥♥
O: The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory (23 May 2013) ♥♥♥
R: Requiem For An Assassin by Barry Eisler (16 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
M: Magic's Pawn by Mercedes Lackey (10 Aug 2013) ♥♥♥♥

The Sallee Rovers (Pirates of the Narrow Seas, #1) by M. Kei Touch the Dark (Cassandra Palmer, #1) by Karen Chance The Other Queen (The Tudor Court, #6) by Philippa Gregory The Killer Ascendant(John Rain, #6) by Barry Eisler Magic's Pawn (Valdemar Last Herald-Mage, #1) by Mercedes Lackey

T: Thunderbird Falls by C.E. Murphy (16 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
S: Silver-Tongued Devil by Jaye Wells (03 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
U: Urban Shaman by C.E. Murphy (05 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
N: Night Seeker by Yasmine Galenorn (13 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
A: Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake (17 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥
M: Magic to the Bone by Devon Monk (19 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
I: Ice Cold by Tess Gerritsen (19 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥

Thunderbird Falls (Walker Papers, #2) by C.E. Murphy Silver-Tongued Devil (Sabina Kane, #4) by Jaye Wells Urban Shaman (Walker Papers, #1) by C.E. Murphy Night Seeker (Indigo Court, #3) by Yasmine Galenorn Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1) by Kendare Blake Magic to the Bone (Allie Beckstrom, #1) by Devon Monk Ice Cold (Rizzoli & Isles, #8) by Tess Gerritsen


Category Two


message 3: by Kattibrie (last edited Feb 11, 2013 01:32AM) (new)

Kattibrie | 102 comments I'm moving my list form the previous thread.

Whatever the Weather

Duration: 22.08.2012 - 21.08.2013

Progress: 8/45

Category 1: Cover Hunt

1. Autumn - The Autumn of the Patriarch
2. Winter - The Dead of Winter
3. Spring - New Spring
4. Summer - Summer Knight
5. Sun - Sunshine - 09.01, 3/5
6. Rain - The Master of Rain
7. Snow - Snow Crash
8. Wind - Gone With the Wind
9. Thunder & Lightning - Lightning
10. Make your own 'Weather Word' to use - Beach - Home Front - 25.08, 3.5/5

Home Front by Kristin Hannah The Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez The Dead of Winter (John Madden, #3) by Rennie Airth New Spring (Wheel of Time, #0) by Robert Jordan Summer Knight (The Dresden Files, #4) by Jim Butcher Sunshine by Robin McKinley The Master of Rain by Tom Bradby Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell Lightning by Dean Koontz

Category 2: Read a Rainbow (cover)

1. Red - Shanghai - 01.09, 4/5
2. Yellow - The Shining - 18.09, 3/5
3. Pink - From Russia With Love - 23.09, 3/5
4. Green - Rosemary's Baby - 21.09, 4/5
5. Purple - Frozen Assets, 01.10, 4/5
6. Orange - Shark & The Wolf: Predators and Prey - 10.01, 2/5
7. Blue - Old Man's War - 04.10, 3.5/5
8. Gold - The Warlock - 25.11, 3/5
9. Silver
10. White - Lost In Translation: Misadventures In English Abroad - 09.01, 4/5
11. Black - The Exorcist - 27.09, 4/5

Shanghai by David Rotenberg Rosemary's Baby by Ira Levin The Shining by Stephen King From Russia With Love (James Bond, #5) by Ian Fleming The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1) by John Scalzi Frozen Assets by Quentin Bates Shark & The Wolf Predators and Prey by Daniel D. Shields The Warlock (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #5) by Michael Scott Lost In Translation Misadventures In English Abroad by Charlie Croker

BONUS: Make your own mini challenge

1)Your favourite Holiday - Christmas

1.A Christmas Carol
2.Hercule Poirot's Christmas
3.A Week in December
4.Skipping Christmas

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens Hercule Poirot's Christmas (Hercule Poirot #20) by Agatha Christie A Week in December by Sebastian Faulks Skipping Christmas by John Grisham

2)Your favourite Genre - Fantasy

1.Unika. La Fiamma della Vita
2.The Way of Kings
3.The Alloy of Law
4.The Hobbit or There and Back Again

Unika. La Fiamma della Vita by E.J. Allibis The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1) by Brandon Sanderson The Alloy of Law (Mistborn, #4) by Brandon Sanderson The Hobbit or There and Back Again by J.R.R. Tolkien

3)Your favourite Author - Agatha Christie

1.Peril at End House
2.The Secret Adversary
3.The Seven Dials Mystery
4.Why Didn't They Ask Evans?

Peril at End House (Hercule Poirot #8) by Agatha Christie The Secret Adversary (Tommy and Tuppence, #1) by Agatha Christie The Seven Dials Mystery by Agatha Christie Why Didn't They Ask Evans? by Agatha Christie

4)A New to You Genre - Magical Realism

1.One Hundred Years of Solitude
2.The House of the Spirits
3.Life of Pi
4.Blindness

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende Life of Pi by Yann Martel Blindness by José Saramago

5)A New to You Author - Dashiel Hammet

1.The Maltese Falcon
2.The Thin Man
3.Red Harvest
4.The Glass Key

The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett

6)It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.

1.
2.
3.
4.


message 4: by Connie N. (last edited May 09, 2013 04:55PM) (new)

Connie N. | 479 comments I'd like to join in!

Whatever the Weather
Timeframe: 9/15/12 to 9/14/13
40/40 COMPLETED!

Category One - Cover Hunt - 12/12
1. Autumn - Early Autumn by Robert B. Parker - 9/16/12 *****
2. Winter - Devil in Winter by Lisa Kleypas - 11/11/12 ****
3. Spring - Scandal in Spring by Lisa Kleypas - 11/19/12 ****
4. Summer - One Summer by Karen Robards - 9/25/12 ****
5. Sun - Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke - 2/26/13 ****
6. Rain - Rainshadow Road by Lisa Kleypas - 2/12/13 *****
7. Snow - Dashing Through The Snow by Mary Higgins Clark - 3/3/13 ****
8. Wind - Against the Wind by Kat Martin - 2/7/13 ***
9. Thunder - Thunder on the Right by Mary Stewart - 5/1/13 ****
10. Ice - Ice by Linda Howard - 3/21/13 ****
11. Storm - Rose in a Storm by Jon Katz - 5/9/13 *****
12. Cloud - Cloud Nineby Luanne Rice - 3/17/13 *****

Early Autumn (Spenser, #7) by Robert B. Parker Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3) by Lisa Kleypas Scandal in Spring (Wallflowers, #4) by Lisa Kleypas One Summer by Karen Robards Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor, #2) by Lisa Kleypas Dashing Through The Snow by Mary Higgins Clark Against the Wind (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #1) by Kat Martin Thunder on the Right by Mary Stewart Ice by Linda Howard Rose in a Storm by Jon Katz Cloud Nine by Luanne Rice

Category Two - Read a Rainbow (covers) - 16/16
1. Red - Happy Birthday by Danielle Steel - 12/15/12 ****
2. Yellow - The Cat Who Brought Down the House by Lilian Jackson Braun - 2/10/13 ****
3. Pink - The Cat Who Went Bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun - 2/5/13 ****
4. Green - Heartache Falls by Emily March - 12/9/12 ***
5. Purple - The Locket by Richard Paul Evans - 10/8/12 ****
6. Orange - A Peach of a Murder by Livia J. Washburn - 2/10/13 ****
7. Blue - Secrets of a Summer Night by Lisa Kleypas - 10/8/12 ****
8. Gold - Basket Case by Carl Hiaasen - 10/2/12 ****
9. White - Hotel Vendome by Danielle Steel - 12/21/12 ***
10. Black - The Kill Artist by Daniel Silva - 11/4/12 ****
I can't find any silver covers, so I'm going to spell it out.
S - Witch Way to Murder by Shirley Damsgaard - 2/13/13 ****
I - I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark - 3/10/13 *****
L - The Reasons For Marriage by Stephanie Laurens - 2/25/13 ****
V - Murder Between the Covers by Elaine Viets - 4/21/13 ****
E - The Blue Rose: An English Garden Mystery by Anthony Eglin - 3/4/13 ***
R - Black Rose by Nora Roberts - 2/19/13 *****

Happy Birthday by Danielle Steel The Cat Who Brought Down the House (Cat Who..., #25) by Lilian Jackson Braun The Cat Who Went Bananas (Cat Who..., #27) by Lilian Jackson Braun Heartache Falls (Eternity Springs, #3) by Emily March The Locket (The Locket Trilogy #1) by Richard Paul Evans A Peach of a Murder (A Fresh-Baked Mystery, #1) by Livia J. Washburn Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1) by Lisa Kleypas Basket Case by Carl Hiaasen Hotel Vendome by Danielle Steel The Kill Artist (Gabriel Allon, #1) by Daniel Silva Witch Way to Murder (Ophelia & Abby, #1) by Shirley Damsgaard I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark The Reasons For Marriage by Stephanie Laurens Murder Between the Covers (Dead-End Job Mystery, #2) by Elaine Viets The Blue Rose by Anthony Eglin Black Rose (In the Garden, #2) by Nora Roberts

BONUS - Make your own mini-challenge - 12/12 Complete
1) Favorite Holiday - Christmas
1. My Kind of Christmas by Robyn Carr - 12/5/12 *****
2. Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas - 2/3/13 ****

2) Favorite Genre - Cozy Mystery
1. Murder on a Girls' Night Out by Anne George - 10/13/12 ****
2. Bake Sale Murder by Leslie Meier - 10/20/12 ***

3) Favorite Author - Robert B. Parker
1. Hundred-Dollar Baby by Robert B. Parker - 11/21/12 *****
2. Ceremony by Robert B. Parker - 11/23/12 ****

4) A New to You Genre
1. Ghost Shadow by Heather Graham - 10/29/12 **** (Paranormal Romance)
2. The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff - 12/12/12 *** (Religion)

5) A New to You Author
1. Angel's Rest by Emily March - 9/23/12 ****
2. Fragile by Lisa Unger - 9/30/12 ***

6) It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.
1. The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck - 10/5/12 *****
2. The Fortune Quilt by Lani Diane Rich - 10/15/12 *****

My Kind of Christmas (Virgin River, #20) by Robyn Carr Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas Murder on a Girls' Night Out (Southern Sisters Mystery, #1) by Anne George Bake Sale Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery, #13) by Leslie Meier Hundred-Dollar Baby (Spenser, #34) by Robert B. Parker Ceremony (Spenser, #9) by Robert B. Parker Ghost Shadow (Bone Island Trilogy, #1) by Heather Graham The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff Angel's Rest (Eternity Springs, #1) by Emily March Fragile (The Hollows, #1) by Lisa Unger The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck The Fortune Quilt by Lani Diane Rich


message 5: by Carrie (last edited Nov 10, 2012 10:32AM) (new)

Carrie  (icanhasbooks) | 513 comments Whatever the Weather Challenge

Sept 1st, 2012- Sept. 1st, 2013

21/xx

Category One. Spell out or Cover Hunt

A: Abandoned Angel by Kayden Lee (Sept 14th)
U
T Easy by Tammara Webber (Oct 16th)
U
M
N The Night Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko (Oct 10th)


Category Two. Read a Rainbow

Red My Soul to Take by Rachel Vincent (Sept 9th)
Yellow
Pink: Cherry On Top by Kathleen Long (Sept 4th)
GreenPurple Oh, Cherry Ripe by Claudy Conn (Sept 22)
Orange Lover Revealed by j.R Ward (Oct 26th)
Blue: Pleasure Unbound (Demonica #1) by Larissa Ione (Sept 8th)
Gold
Silver: Grave Witch (Alex Craft #1) by Kalayna Price (Sept 25th)
White Point of Retreat by Collen Hoover (Oct 24th)
Black Red by Kate Kinsey (Nov 1st)

BONUS: Make your own mini challenge

Your favourite Holiday (Christmas, Thanks Giving etc)
1.
2.
Your favourite Genre
1. The Abduction of Julia by Karen Hawkins (Oct 11th)
2. Full Moon Rising by Keri Arthur (Nov 9th)
Your favourite Author
1. One Foot in the Grave by Jeaniene Frost (Nov 1st)
2.
A New to You Genre
1.Inside Out (Insider #1) by Maria V. Snyder (Ya Dystopia, Sept 20)
2.Claimed by Evangeline Anderson (Oct 6th)
A New to You Author:
1.The Vampire's Warden (Undead in Brown County #1) by S.J. Wright (Sept 3rd)
2. Storm Front (The Dresden Files #1) by Jim Butcher (Sept 17)

It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.
1. War Memorial: A Short Story by Elisabeth Grace Foley (Sept 20)
2.Ward Against Death by Melanie Card (Oct 2nd)


The Vampire's Warden (Undead in Brown County, #1) by S.J. WrightCherry On Top by Kathleen LongPleasure Unbound (Demonica, #1) by Larissa IoneAbandoned Angel by Kayden LeeStorm Front (The Dresden Files, #1) by Jim ButcherInside Out (Insider, #1) by Maria V. SnyderWar Memorial A Short Story by Elisabeth Grace FoleyOh, Cherry Ripe by Claudy ConnGrave Witch (Alex Craft, #1) by Kalayna PriceMy Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1) by Rachel VincentWard Against Death (Chronicles of a Reluctant Necromancer, #1) by Melanie CardClaimed (Brides of the Kindred, #1) by Evangeline AndersonThe Nightwatch by Sergei LukyanenkoThe Abduction of Julia (Rogues, #1) by Karen HawkinsEasy by Tammara WebberPoint of Retreat (Slammed #2) by Colleen HooverLover Revealed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #4) by J.R. WardOne Foot in the Grave (Night Huntress, #2) by Jeaniene FrostRed by Kate KinseyFull Moon Rising (Riley Jenson Guardian, #1) by Keri ArthurHow Beauty Met the Beast by Jax Garren



message 6: by ~Melissa~ (new)

~Melissa~ | 5015 comments Whatever the Weather Challenge
Duration: 1 September 2012 to 31 August 2013


5/37 read

Season/Weather spell out (16)
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Rainbow (11)

Red ~ Wild Man (Dream Man, #2) by Kristen Ashley 9/9/12 4/5♥
Yellow ~ Shadow Game (GhostWalkers, #1) by Christine Feehan 9/8/12 5/5♥
Pink
Green ~ Grave Dance (Alex Craft, #2) by Kalayna Price 9/5/12 4/5♥
Purple Venom (Elemental Assassin, #3) by Jennifer Estep 9/1/12 4/5♥
Orange
Blue
Gold
Silver
White Malice (New Orleans, #6) by Lisa Jackson 9/10/12 4.5/5♥
Black

BONUS: 2 of each (10)

Your favourite Holiday


Your favourite Genre


Your favourite Author


A New to You Genre


A New to You Author


message 9: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Deborah, I've linked your first post in the participants list. Did I count right, you've read 4/49 books for this challenge at the moment? :)


message 10: by Cindy (last edited Nov 02, 2012 07:40PM) (new)

Cindy (cynx) I updated my list, and I'm moving it here from the 1st thread.

○Whatever the Weather○
Duration: 9.1.2012 - 8.31.2013
17/40


descriptionCategory 1: Spell out or Cover Hunt

R: Rescue My Heart, Jill Shalvis
A: Angel's Rest, Emily March 10.8 ♥♥♥♥
I:
N:

T:
H: Hocking, Amanda My Blood Approves 9.9 ♥♥♥
U: Untraceable, Laura Griffin 9.21 ♥♥♥♥
N:
D: Deirdre Martin, Kiss the Bride 9.23 ♥♥♥♥
E: Ella James, Stained 10.4 ♥♥♥♥
R:

L: Lisa Kleypas, Dream Lake 10.22 ♥♥♥♥
I:
G: Game for Seduction, Bella Andre 10.18 ♥♥♥♥
H:
T:
N: Nicholas, Erin Just the Way I Like It 10.29 ♥♥♥♥
I:
N:
G:


descriptionCategory 2: Read a Rainbow

Pink:
Red:
Orange: Accidentally Yours, Susan Mallery 10.14 ♥♥♥♥
Yellow:
Green:
Blue: Hummingbird Lake, Emily March 10.30 ♥♥♥♥
Purple: Love Regifted, Stephanie Haddad 10.27 ♥♥♥♥
White:
Black: A Job From Hell, Jayde Scott 10.26 ♥♥♥

B: Brenda Novak, When We Touch 10.30 ♥♥♥♥
L: The Lady Most Likely..., Julia Quinn 10.31 ♥♥♥♥
A:
C: Crazy Love, Nicola Marsh 10.1 ♥♥♥♥
K:


descriptionBONUS: Make your own mini challenge

Your favourite Author: Jill Shalvis
At Last 9.2 ♥♥♥♥
Forever and a Day 9.26 ♥♥♥♥
Smart and Sexy

A New to You Author:





message 11: by Zuzana (last edited Dec 05, 2012 07:46AM) (new)

Zuzana | 1076 comments Whatever the Weather 2012
Duration: Aug 25, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012
(I'd like to finish before Dec 31, 2012 so I can start anew in 2013)
Category One: 6/6
Category Two: 11/11
Bonus: 12/12
COMPLETED: 29/29, finished on Dec 4, 2012

Category One: Spell-out
S: Swann, Thomas Burnett: The Forest of Forever Oct 5, 2012 ***
P: Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle Oct 6, 2012 ****
R: Risk Assessment by James Goss Oct 19, 2012 **
I: The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells Nov 1, 2012 ****
N: Nate Gubin: Halloween is for Lovers Oct 9, 2012 ***
G: Ursula Le Guin: The Left Hand of Darkness Oct 11, 2012 ****

The Forest of Forever by Thomas Burnett Swann Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle Halloween is for Lovers by Nate Gubin The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin Risk Assessment (Torchwood, #13) by James Goss The Invisible Man  by H.G. Wells

Category Two - Read a Rainbow: Cover Hunt
Red: UnEnchanted by Chanda Hahn Sep 10, 2012 **
Yellow: Watchmen by Alan Moore Sep 1, 2012 ****
Pink: The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells Oct 4, 2012 ****
Green: My Ántonia by Willa Cather Oct 14, 2012 *****
Purple: Dragonquest by Anne McCaffrey Sep 18, 2012 ***
Orange: The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin Aug 26, 2012 ****
Blue: Space Cadet by Robert A. Heinlein Aug 25, 2012 **
Gold: Sharpe's Tiger by Bernard Cornwell (1997) Aug 31, 2012 ***
Silver: Catch-22 by Joseph Heller Sep 29, 2012 ****
White: Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding Sep 8, 2012 ***
Black: The Road by Cormac McCarthy Sep 4, 2012 ****

UnEnchanted (An Unfortunate Fairy Tale, #1) by Chanda Hahn Watchmen by Alan Moore The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells My Ántonia by Willa Cather Dragonquest by Anne McCaffrey The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin Space Cadet by Robert A. Heinlein Sharpe's Tiger by Bernard Cornwell Catch-22 by Joseph Heller Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding The Road by Cormac McCarthy

BONUS:

My favourite Holiday (Christmas):
1. Bah, Humbug! by Heather Horrocks Sep 16, 2012 **
2. The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror by Christopher Moore Oct 1, 2012 ***

Bah, Humbug! A Romantic Comedy Novella by Heather Horrocks The Stupidest Angel A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror by Christopher Moore

My favourite Genre (sci-fi):
1. Dragonsong (Pern, #3) by Anne McCaffrey Oct 7, 2012 ****
2. Dragondrums by Anne McCaffrey Oct 30, 2012 ***

Dragonsong (Harper Hall, #1) by Anne McCaffrey Dragondrums (Harper Hall, #3) by Anne McCaffrey

My favourite Author (Jane Austen):
1. Pride and Prejudice Oct 25, 2012 *****
2. Mansfield Park Oct 19, 2012 ***

Mansfield Park by Jane Austen Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

A New to Me Genre (Noir or Hardboiled fiction):
1. The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler Oct 15, 2012 ***
2. The Maltese Falcon by Dashiel Hammett Dec 4, 2012

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

A New to Me Author (Anne McCaffrey):
1. Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey Sep 6, 2012 ***
2. The White Dragon Sep 22, 2012 ***

Dragonflight (Pern Dragonriders of Pern, #1) by Anne McCaffrey The White Dragon by Anne McCaffrey

It doesn't fit, but I want to read it:
1. Arsene Lupin Vs. Herlock Sholmes by Maurice Leblanc Sep 11, 2012 **
2. V for Vendetta by Alan Moore Oct 12, 2012 ***

Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes (Arsène Lupin, #2) by Maurice Leblanc V for Vendetta by Alan Moore

my challenge log


message 12: by CalledJenny (new)

CalledJenny Wonderful challenge ^_^!!! I'm in :D!!

A question: only titles are ok for the "Spell it out" mode or also name and last name of the authors are valid? :)

I will start the challenge in the next Autumn :D!


message 13: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Author's name (first or last) is also fine for the "Spell it out" parts. :)


message 14: by CalledJenny (new)

CalledJenny Thank you so much Denise ^__^!!!

I will prepare my list and post it soon :)!


message 15: by Catherine (last edited Nov 21, 2012 05:28PM) (new)

Catherine | 880 comments I'm in !!! I am glutton!
starting wtih seasons first..will spell out


With this challenge, we celebrate all the different seasons - come join in!

Time Span: 1 year from start date

Rules:
* This challenge has no pre-set levels, you can read as many or as few books for it as you like.
* Re-reads are allowed
* Use your sign-up post for your list, it'll be linked in the participants list
* When you've finished a book rate & date it
* You can change your books and categories at any time

Categories
Category 1: Weather Words
*Spell out or Cover Hunt
1. Autumn
2. Winter
3. Spring
4. Summer
5. Sun
6. Rain
7. Snow
8. Wind
9. Thunder & Lightning
10. Make your own 'Weather Word' to use

Category 2: Read a Rainbow
*Spell out or Cover Hunt
1. Red
2. Yellow
3. Pink
4. Green
5. Purple
6. Orange
7. Blue
8. Gold
9. Silver
10. White
11. Black

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge
This Category is for you to make your own 'Mini Challenge'. Read 2-4 books from one, 2 or all suggestions from following list: How much you do is up to you.

1. Your favourite Holiday (Christmas, Thanksgiving etc)
2. Your favourite Genre
3. Your favourite Author
4. A New to You Genre
5. A New to You Author
6. It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.


Category 1: Weather Words

W. World Without End..Ken Follett(book 2)
I. Inheritance..Christopher Paolini(book 4)
N.
T. The Things We Cherished..Pam Jenoff(21 Nov)
E. The Enchantress..Michael Scott(book 6)(11 Nov)
R. The Red Queen..Philippa Gregory(book 2)(10 Sept)

S. Sheer Mischief..Jill Mansell
P. Paris In Love..Eloiosa James(read)
R. The Red Pyramid..Rick Riordan(book 1)(17 Sept)
I. I, Jane..Diane Haeger(book 4)
N.
G. Girl of Nightmares..Kendare Blake(book 2)(read)

S. The Son of Neptune..Rick Riordan(book 2)(21 Oct)
U. The Unfinished Garden..Barbara Claypole White(read)
M. The Mark of Athena..Rick Riordan(book 3)
M. The Map of the Sky..Félix J Palma(book 2)
E.
R.

A. Atonement..Ian McEwan
U.
T. Tiger's Destiny..Colleen Houck(book 4)(28 Sept)
U.
M.
N.


message 16: by Camilla (last edited Apr 04, 2013 07:53AM) (new)

Camilla (cyqua) Whatever the Weather TCF Challenge!
22 September 2012 – 21 September 2013

Completed: 53/59 books

Category 1: Weather Words (Spell Out) 30 books

Rain
R: Red by Kate Kinsey 20/10/12 ♥♥♥♥
A: Awakening by Cate Tiernan 24/11/12 ♥♥♥
I: In the Hand of the Goddess by Tamora Pierce 15/12/12 ♥♥♥♥♥
N: Notes from a Big Country by Bill Bryson 11/12/12 ♥♥♥♥

Wind
W: Dark Lover by J. R. Ward 19/01/13 ♥♥♥♥
I: Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews 14/12/12 ♥♥♥♥
N: Regarding Ducks and Universes by Neve Maslakovic 25/01/12 ♥♥♥
D: Dark Magick by Cate Tiernan 24/11/12 ♥♥♥

Thunderstorm
T: Forbidden by Tabhitha Suzuma 19/10/12 ♥♥♥♥♥
H: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson 26/01/13 ♥♥♥♥
U: UnWholly by Neal Shusterman 28/02/13 ♥♥♥♥♥
N: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro 08/03/13 ♥♥♥♥♥
D: Unpossible and Other Stories by Daryl Gregory 04/11/12 ♥♥♥♥½
E: The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides 25/09/12 ♥♥♥♥♥
R: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan 09/10/12 ♥♥♥♥½
S: Queste by Angie Sage 01/10/12 ♥♥♥½
T: Book of Shadows by Cate Tiernan 23/11/12 ♥♥♥
O: Origins by Cate Tiernan 02/12/12 ♥♥♥
R: Reckoning by Cate Tiernan 22/12/12 ♥♥♥
M: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta 03/10/12 ♥♥♥♥♥

Spring
S: Enchanted, Inc. by Shanna Swendson 14/10/12 ♥♥♥3/4
P: Pushing Up Bluebonnets by Leann Sweeney 17/11/12 ♥♥
R: Succubus Blues by Richelle Mead 06/10/12 ♥♥♥½
I: I am No One You Know by Joyce Carol Oates ♥♥♥½
N: Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool 30/03/13 ♥♥♥♥♥
G: The Girl in the Flammable Skirt by Aimee Bender 26/09/12 ♥♥♥♥

Snow
S: Spellbound by Cate Tiernan 24/11/12 ♥♥♥
N: The Night Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko 29/10/12 ♥♥♥♥
O: The Ones That Got Away by Stephen Graham Jones 16/11/12 ♥♥♥♥
W: White Cat by Holly Black 17/10/12 ♥♥♥♥

Category 2: Read a Rainbow (Cover Hunt) 11 books

Red: Q & A by Vikas Swarup 6/12/12 ♥♥♥♥½
Yellow: Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard 21/01/13 ♥♥♥
Pink: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton 15/01/13 ♥♥♥
Green: The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
Purple: Living Dead in Dallas by Charlaine Harris 08/11/12 ♥♥♥
Orange: The Lighthouse by Alison Moore 21/10/12 ♥♥♥½
Blue: Cold Days by Jim Butcher 05/02/13 ♥♥♥♥
Gold: Lover Enshrined by J.R. Ward 15/02/13 ♥♥♥♥
Silver: Lover Awakened by J.R. Ward 10/02/2013 ♥♥♥♥
White: Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
16/11/12 ♥♥♥½
Black: The Coven by Cate Tiernan 23/11/12 ♥♥♥

Q & A by Vikas Swarup Pretty Little Liars (Pretty Little Liars, #1) by Sara Shepard Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #1) by Laurell K. Hamilton The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Flavia de Luce, #1) by Alan Bradley Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse, #2) by Charlaine Harris The Lighthouse by Alison Moore Cold Days (The Dresden Files, #14) by Jim Butcher Lover Enshrined (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #6) by J.R. Ward Lover Awakened (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #3) by J.R. Ward Wild From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed The Coven (Sweep, #2) by Cate Tiernan

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge 18 books


My favourite Holiday (Christmas):
1. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
2. I Am Half Sick Of Shadows by Alan Bradley
3. The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror by Christopher Moore


My favourite Genre (Fantasy):
1. The Woman Who Rides Like a Man by Tamora Pierce 15/12/12 ♥♥♥♥♥
2. Enchanters' End Game by David Eddings 27/09/12 ♥♥♥♥
3. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare 06/01/13 ♥♥♥♥


My favourite Author:
1. 11/22/63 by Stephen King
2. Wizard and Glass by Stephen King
3. Bag of Bones by Stephen King


A New to Me Genre (PNR):
1. Lover Eternal by J.R. Ward 09/02/13 ♥♥♥♥
2. Lover Revealed by J.R. Ward 12/02/13 ♥♥♥♥
3. Lover Unbound by J.R. Ward 13/02/13 ♥♥♥♥


A New to Me Author (Various):
1. Beauty Queens by Libba Bray 13/10/12 ♥♥♥♥
2. 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff 10/11/12 ♥♥♥♥
3. The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx 11/01/13 ♥♥♥♥


It doesn't fit, but I want to read it:
1. Bossypants by Tina Fey 11/11/12 ♥♥♥
2. Blood Witch by Cate Tiernan 23/11/12 ♥♥♥
3. The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde 03/02/2013 ♥♥♥½


message 17: by Paris (last edited Aug 19, 2013 04:59PM) (new)

Paris (pah13) | 4285 comments Whatever the Weather
Duration: September 23, 2012 - September 23, 2013
71/71 Completed


Category 1: Weather Words 39/55
*Spell out or Cover Hunt

A: All in by Raine Miller - ♥♥♥ - 11/18/12
U: Under Suspicion by Hannah Jayne - ♥♥♥ - 2/28/13
T: Time Mends by Tammy Blackwell - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/10/12
U: Undone by Rachel Caine - ♥♥♥♥ - 3/19/13
M: Kept by Shawntelle Madison - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 10/12/12
N: Naked by Raine Miller - ♥♥♥♥ - 10/4/12

W: Where I Need to Be by Kimberly Knight - ♥♥♥ - 12/27/12
I: Lethal Rider by Larissa Ione - ♥♥♥♥ - 2/8/13
N: Nightshifted by Cassie Alexander - ♥♥ - 10/15/12
T: Thoughtless by S.C. Stephens - ♥♥ - 2/1/13
E: Endgame by Ann Aguirre - ♥♥♥ - 10/6/12
R: The Renfield Syndrom by J.A. Saare - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 9/28/12

S: Bared to You by Sylvia Day - ♥♥♥♥ - 10/6/12
P: The Perfect Game by J. Sterling - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/16/12
R: The Ripple Effect by J.A. Saare - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 10/1/12
I: The Indigo Spell by Richelle Mead - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 2/21/13
N: Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs by Molly Harper - ♥♥♥ - 3/26/13
G: Gabriel’s Inferno by Sylvain Reynard - ♥♥♥ - 10/29/12

S: Crimson Moon by J.A. Saare - ♥♥♥♥ - 10/8/12
U: Undead and Unreturnable by MaryJanice Davidson - ♥♥♥ - 4/4/13
M: Rock the Heart by Michelle A. Valentine - ♥♥♥ - 12/10/12
M: Killing Rites by M.L.N. Hanover - ♥♥♥ - 1/4/13
E: Devoured by Emily Snow - ♥♥♥♥ - 10/311/12
R: Reflected in You by Sylvia Day - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 10/13/12

S: Soul Trade by Caitlin Kittredge - ♥♥♥ - 10/24/12
U: Undead and Unpopular by MaryJanice Davidson - ♥♥♥ - 4/12/13
N: The Numbers Game by Frances Vidakovic - ♥♥ - 12/9/12

R: Firestorm by Rachel Caine - ♥♥♥ - 10/29/12
A: Broken by A.E. Rought - ♥♥♥ - 12/5/12
I: I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You by Ally Carter - ♥♥♥ - 3/13/13
N: Twice Tempted Night Prince Series by Jeaniene Frost - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 4/2/13

S: Seeing Shadows by S.H. Kolee - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/9/12
N: No Attachments by Tiffany King - ♥♥♥♥ - 5/7/13
O: Outpost by Ann Aguirre - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/11/12
W: Bad Rep by A. Meredith Walters - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/27/12

W: Windfall by Rachel Caine - ♥♥♥♥ - 9/26/12
I: In Flight by R.K. Lilley - ♥♥♥♥ - 4/14/13
N: Rogue Descendant - Nikki Glass series by Jenna Black - ♥♥♥ - 5/15/13
D: Down to you by M. Leighton - ♥♥♥♥ - 9/24/12

T: Fate Succumbs by Tammy Blackwell - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/11/12
H: Vicious Grace by M.L.N. Hanover - ♥♥♥ - 10/18/12
U: Unknown by Rachel Caine - ♥♥♥♥ - 4/15/13
N: Crash by Nicole Williams - ♥♥♥ - 7/14/13
D: Deadly Descendant by Jenna Black - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/14/12
E: Easy by Tammara Webber - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 2/13/13
R: Rock Chick Rescue by Kristen Ashley - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 1/11/13

L: Love Left Behind by S.H. Kolee - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/3/12
I: If I Should Die by Amy Plum - ♥♥♥♥ - 6/30/13
G: Gabriel’s Rapture by Sylvain Reynard - ♥♥ - 11/3/12
H: Dearly, Departed by Lia Habel - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/4/12
T: Destiny Binds by Tammy Blackwell - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/10/12
N: Clash by Nicole Williams - ♥♥♥ - 7/14/13
I: Indulgent Pleasures by Karen Erickson - ♥♥♥♥ - 5/15/13
N: Heart of Obsidian by Nalini Singh - ♥♥♥ - 7/15/13
G: Gale Force by Rachel Caine - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/18/12

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge 15/16

Your favourite Genre (Urban Fantasy)
1. A Sliver of Shadow by Allison Pang - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/21/12
2. Magic for a Price by Devon Monk - ♥♥♥ - 12/24/12
3. Blood Fever by Veronica Wolff - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/29/12
4. Shine by Jeri Smith-Ready - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/20/12

Your favourite Author
1. Darkfever by Karen Marie Moning - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 10/21/12
2. Bloodfever by Karen Marie Moning - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/8/12
3. Faefever by Karen Marie Moning - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 11/17/12
4. Dreamfever by Karen Marie Moning - - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 6/21/13

A New to You Author
1. Double Time by Olivia Cunning - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/12/12
2. The Mighty Storm by Samantha Towle - ♥♥♥♥ - 12/14/12
3. Rock Chick by Kristen Ashley - ♥♥♥♥ - 1/4/13
4. Blood of the Wicked by Karina Cooper - ♥♥♥♥ - 11/25/12

It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.
1. Supernatural Born Killers by Casey Daniels - ♥♥♥♥ - 1/2/13
2. Red Hot Holiday by Anne Calhoun - ♥♥♥ - 12/23/12
3. Sharing Hailey by Samantha Ann King - ♥♥♥ - 11/22/12
4. Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 1/14/13


message 18: by Sharon (new)

Sharon (basketchik) | 52 comments Question? For each catagory do you have to choose to spell them all out and/or pick a cover, or can you mix it up.

For example can I spell out Spring, but pick a cover for Winter?


message 19: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
You're welcome to mix them up however you like! Whatever works for you. :)


message 20: by Hayley (last edited Mar 02, 2013 07:58PM) (new)

Hayley (applesticker) | 26 comments TLC Whatever the Weather Challenge
Time Frame: 01.11.12 - 31.10.13
Completed: 18/38

Category 1: Weather Words Spellout 10/16
T: Thirst by L.A. Larkin
H: Hunger Games, Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins, 02.12.12 ♥♥♥♥♥
U:
N: (The) Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 15.02.13 ♥♥♥♥♥
D: Doyle, Arthur Conan - A Study in Scarlet 20.01.13 ♥♥♥♥
E: Eileen Holland, The Wicca Handbook 13.12.12 ♥♥♥♥
R: Resurrection by Nancy Holder
&
L: Lumatere Chronicals, Quintana of Charyn by Melina Marchetta 17.11.12 ♥♥♥♥♥♥
I: Inheritance by Christopher Paolini 24.01.13 ♥♥♥♥♥
G: Genova, Lisa Left Neglected 04.11.12 ♥♥♥♥♥
H: Hunger Games, Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins 03.12.12 ♥♥♥♥
T: Tough Customer by Sandra Brown 11.12.12 ♥♥♥♥
N: Nix, Garth A Confusion of Princes 14.11.12 ♥♥♥
I: I is for Innocent by Sue Grafton
N: No Plot? No Problem! by Chris Baty
G: Genova, Lisa Love Anthony

Category 2: Read a Rainbow 4/10
Red: Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud
Yellow:
Green: The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton 23.12.12 ♥♥♥♥♥
Purple:
Orange: The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium by Robert Lacey &Danny Danziger 20.12.12 ♥♥♥♥
Blue: F is for Fugitive by Sue Grafton 27.12.12 ♥♥♥
Gold: Balthazar by Claudia Gray 29.11.12 ♥♥♥♥
Silver:
White:
Black: The Stillness of Time Travel by A.J. Maddicott 25.11.12 ♥♥♥♥
Ptolemy's Gate (Bartimaeus Trilogy, #3) by Jonathan Stroud The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton The Year 1000 What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium by Robert Lacey F is for Fugitive (Kinsey Millhone, #6) by Sue Grafton Balthazar (Evernight, #5) by Claudia Gray The Stillness of Time Travel (Benedict, #1) by A.J. Maddicott

Category 3: Make you own mini challenge 3/12
Favourite Genre - Fantasy 0/4
1. A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin
2. Wicked 2: Legacy & Spellbound by Nancy Holder
3. The Hidden City by Michelle Sagara West
4. When We Have Wings by Claire Corbett

Favourite Author - Stephen King 1/4
1. The Gunslinger 06.12.12 ♥♥
2. 11 22 63
3. The Drawing of the Three
4.

It doesn't fit, but I want to read it 2/4
1. Only the Good Spy Young by Ally Carter 31.12.12 ♥♥♥♥♥
2. Cross Bones by Kathy Reichs
3. Fallen by Tim Lebbon 02.03.13 ♥♥♥
4. The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown


message 21: by Sue (last edited Apr 23, 2013 03:01PM) (new)

Sue Morris | 1095 comments Moved from other post....Done

Whatever the Weather

Duration: 23.08.2012 - 23.08.2013


Category 1: Letter Hunt
A.All Summer Long 8/27/2012
U.Until You by Susan Mallory 9/20/2012
T.The Last Victim by Karen Robards 8/28/2012
U.Unholy Ghostsby Stacia Kane1/9/2013
M.Mallory,Susan Barefoot Season 8/25/2012
N.Nora Roberts, A world Apart 8/25/2012

W.Lover UnleashedbyJ.R. Ward12/13/2012
I.In my Dreams by Misty Reigenborn 4/16/2013
N.Notorious NineteenbyJanet Evanovich12/8/2012
T.The WatcherbyJeanne C. Stein3/1/2013
E.DevouredbyEmily Snow12/19/2012
R.Lover AvengedbyJ.R. Ward12/27/2012

S.Second Grave on the LeftbyDarynda Jones11/7/2012
P.Confessions of a Murder Suspectby James Patterson
R.Lover Eternalby J.R. Ward1/5/2013
I.Industrial MagicbyKelley Armstrong4/23/2013
N..No Experience RequiredbyLauren Stewart1/1/2013
G.The Golden DynastybyKristen Ashley12/16/2012

S.Hyde, an Urban FantasybyLauren Stewart12/9/2012
U.UnbrokenbyMaya Banks
M.Maggie Stiefvater,Shiver
M.Nice Girls Don't Have FangsbyMolly Harper1/12/2013
E.AngelfallbySusan Ee1/2/2013
R.Rock Chickby Kristen Ashley1/14/2013

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Category 2: Read a Rainbow (cover)

1. Red Third Grave Dead Ahead by Daryna Jones 11/16/2012
2. Yellow:.Flame MoonbyK.J. Jackson11/18/2012
3. Pink Irresetible by Susan Mallory 9/25/2012
4. Green Delicious by Susan Mallory 9/2/2012
5. Purple Beautiful Creatures byKami Garcia
6. Orange-Death of a Neighborhood Witch 10/31/2012
7. Blue- You Don't Want to Know by Lisa Jackson 8/31/2012
8. Gold- Time Untime by Sherrilyn Kenyon 9/4/2012
9. Silver/Gray-EverneathbyBrodi Ashton1/21/2013
10. White- First Grave on the Right by Daryna Jones 11/1/2012
11. Black_ Raphael by D B Renolds 9/5/2012
Death of a Neighborhood Witch (A Jaine Austen Mystery, #11) by Laura Levine First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones
BONUS: Make your own mini challenge

1)Your favourite Holiday - Christmas

1.Angels at the Table: A Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy Christmas StorybyDebbie Macomber11/8/2012
2A fool's gold Christmas by Susuan Mallory 10/11/2012
3.The Twilight Before ChristmasbyChristine Feehan11/22/2012
4.The Bite Before Christmasby Lynsay Sands12/10/2012

2)Your favourite Genre -
1.Dead Until DarkbyCharlaine Harris11/17/2012
2.Pleasures Untold by Lisa Sanchez 9/7/2012
3.Living Dead in DallasbyCharlaine Harris11/25/2012
4.Fourth Grave Beneath My Feetby Darynda Jones12/5/2012


3)Your favourite Author -
1.Zoo byJames Patterson11/12/2012
2.Merry Christmas Alex CrossbyJames Patterson12/12/2012
3.Private OzbyJames Patterson12/21/2012
4.NYPD RedbyJames Patterson2/14/2013

4)A New to You Authors -

1.The Many Lives of Avery Snow by Christy Sloat
2.Eve of Sanhain by Lisa Sanchez 9/6/2012
3.Masque of Red Death by Bethanny Griffin
4.Enchanted by Judith Leger 10/9/2012



5)It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.

1.Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah 9/14/2012
2.P.S. I Love YoubyCecelia Ahern11/11/2012
3.Falcon's AngelbyDanita Minnis11/25/2012
4Dark LightbyS.L. Jennings


message 22: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (last edited Aug 13, 2013 10:31PM) (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Damn you, character limit! Had to break my list up into two parts since I went insane it got too long. XD

Category One

Category Two

R:
The Reapers by John Connolly (15 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥
E: Edge by Jeffrey Deaver (15 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
D: Daughter of the Sword by Steve Bein (05 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥

The Reapers (Charlie Parker, #7) by John Connolly Edge by Jeffery Deaver Daughter of the Sword (Fated Blades, #1) by Steve Bein

Y: Yakuza Moon: Memoirs of a Gangster's Daughter by Shoko Tendo (31 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
E: Existence by Abbi Glines (09 May 2013) ♥♥♥
L: The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto (05 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥
L: The Last Summer by Judith Kinghorn (07 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
O: Outside In by Maria V. Snyder (17 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
W: Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts (20 Jun 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Yakuza Moon Memoirs of a Gangster's Daughter by Shoko Tendo Existence (Existence Trilogy, #1) by Abbi Glines The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto The Last Summer by Judith Kinghorn Outside In (Insider, #2) by Maria V. Snyder Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts

P: Phoenix Rising by Philippa Ballantine (26 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
I: Imaginary Girls by Nova Ren Suma (19 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥
N: Naked in Death by J.D. Robb (19 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
K: Key of Lightby Nora Roberts (16 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥

Phoenix Rising (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #1) by Philippa Ballantine Imaginary Girls by Nova Ren Suma Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb Key of Light (Key Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts

G: Grave Peril by Jim Butcher (20 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
R: The Ronin's Mistress by Laura Joh Rowland (18 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
E: Ever Shade by Alexia Purdy (15 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥
E: Earthly Joys by Philippa Gregory (16 Jan 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
N: New York to Dallas by J.D. Robb

Grave Peril (The Dresden Files, #3) by Jim Butcher The Ronin's Mistress (Sano Ichiro, #15) by Laura Joh Rowland Ever Shade (A Dark Faerie Tale, #1) by Alexia Purdy Earthly Joys by Philippa Gregory New York to Dallas (In Death, #33) by J.D. Robb

P: Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence (17 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
U: UnWholly by Neal Shusterman (29 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
R: Rainbow Road by Alex Sanchez (13 Aug 2013) ♥♥♥♥
P: Pray for Dawn by Jocelynn Drake (03 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥
L: Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward (03 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
E: The Edge of the World by Kevin J. Anderson (13 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥

Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1) by Mark Lawrence UnWholly (Unwind, #2) by Neal Shusterman Rainbow Road (Rainbow Trilogy, #3) by Alex Sanchez Pray for Dawn (Dark Days, #4) by Jocelynn Drake Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward The Edge of the World (Terra Incognita, #1) by Kevin J. Anderson

O: The Other Side of Silence by Sylvie Nickels (09 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
R: Rot and Ruin by Jonathan Maberry (22 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
A: The Alchemist of Souls by Anne Lyle (28 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
N: The Night Watch by Sarah Waters (20 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥
G: Grave Secret by Charlaine Harris (25 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
E: The Edwardians by Vita Sackville-West (23 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥

The Other Side of Silence by Sylvie Nickels Rot and Ruin (Benny Imura, #1) by Jonathan Maberry The Alchemist of Souls (Night's Masque, #1) by Anne Lyle The Night Watch by Sarah Waters Grave Secret (Harper Connelly, #4) by Charlaine Harris The Edwardians  by Vita Sackville-West

B: Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh (13 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
L: Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward (08 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
U: The Unseen by Katherine Webb (22 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
E: Entangled by Cat Clarke (12 Oct 2012) ♥♥♥♥

Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward The Unseen by Katherine Webb Entangled by Cat Clarke

G: Grave Witch by Kalayna Price (01 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥
O: The Only Gold by Tamara Allen (08 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥
L: The Liar by Stephen Fry (08 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
D: Deadtown by Nancy Holzner (23 Jul 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Grave Witch (Alex Craft, #1) by Kalayna Price The Only Gold by Tamara Allen The Liar by Stephen Fry Deadtown (Deadtown, #1) by Nancy Holzner

S: Season of Light by Katharince McMahon (22 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥
I: Ill Wind by Rachel Caine (15 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
L: Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer (18 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
V: Virals by Kathy Reichs (13 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥
E: Entangled by Nikki Jefford (05 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
R: Rainbow Boys by Alex Sanchez (10 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Season of Light  by Katharine McMahon Ill Wind (Weather Warden, #1) by Rachel Caine Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer Virals (Virals, #1) by Kathy Reichs Entangled (Spellbound #1) by Nikki Jefford Rainbow Boys (Rainbow Trilogy, #1) by Alex Sanchez

W: What Angels Fear by C.S. Harris (06 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥
H: Hellforged by Nancy Holzner
I: The Incense Game: A Novel of Feudal Japan by Laura Joh Rowland (12 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥♥
T: Then by Julie Myerson (25 May 2013) ♥♥♥
E: The Elite by Kiera Cass (03 May 2013) ♥♥♥♥

What Angels Fear (Sebastian St. Cyr, #1) by C.S. Harris Hellforged (Deadtown, #2) by Nancy Holzner The Incense Game (Sano Ichiro, #16) by Laura Joh Rowland Then by Julie Myerson The Elite (The Selection, #2) by Kiera Cass

B: Between by Jessica Warman (27 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥
L: The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh (15 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥
A: Ash by Malinda Lo (10 Apr 2013) ♥♥♥♥
C: Covet by J.R. Ward (24 Feb 2013) ♥♥♥♥
K: Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey (06 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥

Between by Jessica Warman The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh Ash by Malinda Lo Covet (Fallen Angels, #1) by J.R. Ward Kushiel's Dart (Phèdre's Trilogy, #1) by Jacqueline Carey

BONUS

Favourite Genre: Fantasy

1. The Cold Commands by Richard K. Morgan (16 Sep 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥
2. Corambis by Sarah Monette (15 Nov 2012) ♥♥♥♥♥

The Cold Commands (A Land Fit for Heroes, #2) by Richard K. Morgan Corambis (Doctrine of Labyrinths, #4) by Sarah Monette

New To Me Author: Juliet Grey

1. Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey (24 Dec 2012) ♥♥♥♥
2. Days of Splendor, Days of Sorrow by Juliet Grey (03 Mar 2013) ♥♥♥♥

Becoming Marie Antoinette (Marie Antoinette, #1) by Juliet Grey Days of Splendor, Days of Sorrow (Marie Antoinette, #2) by Juliet Grey



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Juana "Darkness" Duran | 71 comments can I still do this challenge with out it being the start date? As a second chance challenge.


message 24: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Juana, you're welcome to join in at any time! :) Just tell me when you want to start and I'll put you in the participants list - there's no fixed start date for this challenge, so just pick what works best for you. :)


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Juana "Darkness" Duran | 71 comments Denise wrote: "Juana, you're welcome to join in at any time! :) Just tell me when you want to start and I'll put you in the participants list - there's no fixed start date for this challenge, so just pick what wo..."

Sorry I didn't answer right away. I would like to start tomorrow, which would be Monday here in Kansas (United States).


message 26: by Juana "Darkness" (last edited Jun 27, 2013 10:48PM) (new)

Juana "Darkness" Duran | 71 comments Whatever the Weather Challenge
Duration: 1 year

Category 1: Weather Words

1. Autumn

A: Again the Magic by Lisa Kleypas 12/14/12
U: Untamed Highlander by Donna Grant 2/28/13
T: Tina Folsom- Samson's Lovely Mortal 11/28/12
U: Unicorn Bait by S.A. Hunter 3/19/13
M: The Marriage Wager by Candace Camp 12/18/12
N: No Rest for the Wicked by Kresley Cole 2/8/13

2. Winter

W: A Winter Scandal by Candace Camp 11/25/12
I: In Good Spirits by Kara Kirkendoll 12/17/12
N: Not Quite A Lady by Loretta Chase 2/16/13
T: The Perfect Someone by Johanna Lindsey 12/8/12
E: Emily Bryon- Distracting the Duchess 4/5/13
R: Red Riding Hood by Blakely Cartwright Johnson 12/13/12

3. Spring

S: Stranded with a Scotsman by Serenity Woods 3/9/13
P: The Pursuit of Marriage by Victoria Alexander 12/2/12
R: Released by Kerrigan Burns 2/27/13
I: In Heat by Felicity Heston 1/12/13
N: Nicole Williams- Eternal Eden 4/2/13
G: Gena Showalter- The Darkest Lie 2/24/13

4. Summer

S: Smart, Alexa- Roses at Midnight 4/13/13
U: An Unsuitable Bride by Jane Feather 4/15/13
M: Mistletoe in Maine by Ginny Baird 12/22/12
M: The Misbehaving Marquess by Leigh LaValle 3/1/13
E: Extreme Heat by Joanna Wayne 4/16/13
R: Rules of Engagement by Christina Doddery 4/26/13

5. Sun

S: Sleepless in Scotland by Karen Hawkins 4/21/13
U: Unbound by Lori Devotion 5/2/13
N:<\b> Notorious by Janet Dailey 4/30/13

6. Rain

R: Rosemary Rogers- Midnight Lady 5/6/13
A: A Hunger Like No Other by Kresley Cole 1/31/13
I: Ione, Larissa- Bloodlust 3/11/13
N: Nicole Byrd- Enticing the Earl 5/9/13

7. Snow

S: Sweet Irish Kiss by Joannes Kentucky 3/14/13
N: A Night Like This by Julia Quinn 5/23/13
O: Oh Cherry Ripe by Claudy Conn 3/26/13
W: Wenona Hulsey- Blood Awakening 11/25/12

8. Wind

W: Ward, J.R.- Lover Eternal 3/3/13
I: I Hunger for You by Susan Sizemore 5/28/13
N: Never Resist Temptation by Miranda Neville 6/2/13
D: The Devil's Fire by Matt Tomerlin 12/3/12

9. Thunder & Lightning

T: The Bridemaker by Rexanne Becnel 5/31/13
H: The Highlander's Hope by Calif Mackay 12/9/12
U: An Unexpected Gift by Katherine Grey 6/20/13
N: Nicole Jordan- Lover Be Mine 6/8/13
D: The Devil You Know by Liz Carlyle 12/19/12
E: Enchanting the Beast by Kathryne Kennedy 6/5/13
R: Revenge Wears Rubies by Renee Bernard 6/11/13

And

L<\b> Lori Brighton- Mind Readers 3/28/13
I: I Thirst for You by Susan Sizemore 6/14/13
G: Ghosts of Rosewood Asylum by Stephen Prosapio 2/26/13
H: Heart of Daekness by Gena Showalter 2/2/13
T: To Love a Theif by Darcy Burke 3/7/13
N: Nash,Sophia- The Duke Diaries 6/17/13
I: Immortal of My Dreams by Alexis McNeil 6/23/13
N: Nicole Byrd- Lady in Waiting 6/24/13
G:

10. Tornados
T:
O: One Tiny Miracle by Carol Msrinelli 4/13/13
R:
N:
A: Atlantis Rising by Alyssa Day 3/18/13
D: The Darkest Night by Gena Showalter 1/14/13
O:
S:

Category 2: Read a Rainbow

1. Red

R:
E:
D: The Darkest Pleasure by Gens Showalter 1/17/13

2. Yellow

Y:
E:
L: Last Kiss Goodnight by Gens Showalter 5/21/13
L: Lawless by Mora Roberts 3/12/13
O:
W: Wicked Deeds on a Winter's Night by Kresley Cole 2/19/13

3. Pink

P: The Perfect Wife by Victoria Alexander 2/10/13
I:
N:
K: Mamie Garcia and Margaret Stohl- Beautiful Creatures 2/25/13

4. Green

G:
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5. Purple

P: The Pagan Stone by Nora Roberts 3/25/13
U:
R:
P:
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6. Orange

O:
R:
A: Atlantis Awakening by Alyssa Day 4/29/13
N:
G:
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7. Blue

B: A Bride Unvieled by Jillian Hunter 2/7/13
L:
U:
E:

8. Gold

G: Goldfinch, Lena- The Language of Souls 3/14/13
O:
L:
D: Dark Deeds On A Winter's Night by Kresley Cole 2/19/13

9. Silver

S:
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10. White

W:
H: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins 2/8/13
I:
T: The Calling by Jennifer Ashley 3/22/13
E:

11. Black

B: Because You're Mine by Lisa Kleypas 12/5/12
L:
A: Among the Barrons by Margaret Peterson Haddix 4/6/13
C: Cassandra Clare- City of Bones 5/16/13
K: Kresley Cole- Dark Needs at Night's Edge 5/12/13

Again the Magic (Wallflowers, #0.5) by Lisa KleypasUntamed Highlander (Dark Sword, #4) by Donna GrantSamson's Lovely Mortal (Scanguards Vampires, #1) by Tina FolsomUnicorn Bait by S.A. HunterThe Marriage Wager (The Matchmakers #1) by Candace CampNo Rest for the Wicked (Immortals After Dark, #3) by Kresley ColeA Winter Scandal (St. Dwynwen, #1) by Candace CampIn Good Spirits (Above the Grave) by Kara KirkendollNot Quite A Lady (Carsington Brothers, #4) by Loretta ChaseThat Perfect Someone by Johanna LindseyDistracting the Duchess by Emily BryanRed Riding Hood by Sarah Blakley-CartwrightStranded with a Scotsman by Serenity WoodsThe Pursuit of Marriage (Effingtons, #8) by Victoria AlexanderReleased (The MacKays #1) by Kerrigan ByrneIn Heat (In Heat #1) by Felicity E. HeatonEternal Eden (Eden Trilogy, #1) by Nicole WilliamsScandal of the Year (Abandoned at the Altar #2) by Laura Lee GuhrkeRoses At Midnight by Alexa SmartAn Unsuitable Bride (Blackwater Brides, #3) by Jane FeatherMistletoe in Maine (Holiday Brides #3) by Ginny BairdThe Misbehaving Marquess by Leigh LaValleExtreme Heat by Joanna WayneRules of Engagement (Governess Brides, #2) by Christina DoddSleepless in Scotland (MacLean Curse, #4) by Karen HawkinsUnbound (Unbound, #1) by Lori DevotiNotorious by Janet DaileyMidnight Lady by Rosemary RogersA Hunger Like No Other (Immortals After Dark, #2) by Kresley ColeBloodlust by Larissa IoneEnticing the Earl by Nicole ByrdSweet Irish Kiss (Irish Kisses, #1) by JoAnne KenrickA Night Like This (Smythe-Smith Quartet #2) by Julia QuinnOh, Cherry Ripe by Claudy ConnBlood Awakening (Blood Burden, #0.5) by Wenona HulseyLover Eternal (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #2) by J.R. WardI Hunger for You (Primes, #3) by Susan SizemoreNever Resist Temptation by Miranda NevilleThe Devil's FireThe Bridemaker (The Maker #3) by Rexanne BecnelThe Highlander's Hope (Contemporary Highland Romance, #1) by Cali MacKayAn Unexpected Gift by Katherine GreyLover Be Mine (Legendary Lovers, #2) by Nicole JordanThe Devil You Know (Rutledge Family #3) by Liz CarlyleEnchanting the Beast (Relics of Merlin, #3) by Kathryne KennedyRevenge Wears Rubies (Jaded Gentleman, #1) by Renee BernardThe Mind Readers (Mind Readers, #1) by Lori BrightonI Thirst for You (Primes, #2) by Susan SizemoreGhosts of Rosewood Asylum by Stephen ProsapioHeart of Darkness (Includes Lords of the Underworld, #4.5) by Gena ShowalterTo Love A Thief (Secrets & Scandals, #4) by Darcy BurkeThe Duke Diaries (Royal Entourage, #3) by Sophia NashImmortal of My Dreams (Immortal Series, #1) by Alexis McNeilLady in Waiting by Nicole ByrdOne Tiny Miracle by Carol MarinelliAtlantis Rising (Warriors of Poseidon, #1) by Alyssa DayThe Darkest Night (Lords of the Underworld, #1) by Gena ShowalterThe Darkest Pleasure (Lords of the Underworld, #3) by Gena ShowalterLawless by Nora RobertsLast Kiss Goodnight (Otherworld Assassin, #1) by Gena ShowalterWicked Deeds on a Winter's Night (Immortals After Dark, #4) by Kresley ColeThe Perfect Wife by Victoria AlexanderBeautiful Creatures (Caster Chronicles, #1) by Kami GarciaThe Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven, #3) by Nora RobertsAtlantis Awakening (Warriors of Poseidon, #2) by Alyssa DayA Bride Unveiled (The Bridal Pleasures #2) by Jillian HunterThe Language of Souls by Lena GoldfinchDark Desires After Dusk (Immortals After Dark, #6) by Kresley ColeThe Hunger Games (The Hunger Games #1) by Suzanne CollinsThe Calling (Immortals, #1) by Jennifer AshleyBecause You're Mine (Capital Theatre, #2) by Lisa KleypasAmong the Barons (Shadow Children, #4) by Margaret Peterson HaddixCity of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra ClareDark Needs at Night's Edge (Immortals After Dark, #5) by Kresley Cole



message 27: by Zuzana (new)

Zuzana | 1076 comments And I'm done. Post 12, 29/29. This was so much fun. I'll definitely do this challenge again next year.


message 28: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Wow, you were pretty quick! Congrats! :)


message 29: by Zuzana (last edited Dec 25, 2013 05:34AM) (new)

Zuzana | 1076 comments Denise wrote: "Wow, you were pretty quick! Congrats! :)"

Thanks, Denise. As I said, it was fun. :) Here's my list for 2013:

Whatever the Weather 2013
Duration: Jan 1, 2013 - Dec 31,2013

Read: 80/80

Category One: Spell-out
S: Stieg Larsson: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Jan 9, 2013 ****
P: Peters, Ellis : The Leper of Saint Giles Jan 12, 2013 ***
R: The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham Mar 31, 2013 ***
I: An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde Feb 10, 2013 ****
N: The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks Mar 11, 2013 ***
G: The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson Mar 29, 2013 ****

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson The Leper of Saint Giles (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #5) by Ellis Peters The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2) by Stieg Larsson

S: Sutherland, Fae: The Gladiator's Master Feb 19, 2013 ***
U: An Unconventional Courtship by Scotty Cade Feb 23, 2013 **
M: Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C.S. Forester Jan 3, 2013 ***
M: Melanie J. McDonald: Eromenos Feb 18, 2013 ***
E: Ellis Peters: St. Peter's Fair Jan 25, 2013 ***
R: The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane Mar 17, 2013 ****

The Gladiator's Master  by Fae Sutherland An Unconventional Courtship (Unconventional #1) by Scotty Cade Mr. Midshipman Hornblower (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #1) by C.S. Forester Eromenos by Melanie J. McDonald St. Peter's Fair (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #4) by Ellis Peters The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

A: A.C. Doyle: His Last Bow Jan 27, 2013 ***
U: An Unconventional Union by Scotty Cade Feb 25, 2013 *
T: Twelfth Night by W. Shakespeare Feb 21, 2013 *****
U: The Ugly Duckling Debutante by Rachel Van Dyken Apr 23, 2013 *
M: Michael Moore: Stupid White Men Mar 15, 2013 ***
N: Nora Ephron: I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman Apr 7, 2013 ***

His Last Bow (Sherlock Holmes, #8) by Arthur Conan Doyle An Unconventional Union (Unconventional #2) by Scotty Cade Twelfth Night (Cambridge School Shakespeare) by William Shakespeare The Ugly Duckling Debutante (The House of Renwick, #1) by Rachel Van Dyken Stupid White Men by Michael Moore I Feel Bad About My Neck And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman by Nora Ephron

W: Ward, J.R.: Dark Lover Feb 4, 2013 ***
I: The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde Jan 6, 2013 *****
N: Night by Elie Wiesel Mar 1, 2013 *****
T: The Tempest by W. Shakespeare Jan 5, 2013 ***
E: Eugenides, Jeffrey: The Virgin Suicides Mar 9, 2013 ****
R: Reichs, Kathy: Déjà Dead Jan 24, 2013 **

Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #1) by J.R. Ward The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) by Elie Wiesel The Tempest by William Shakespeare The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides Déjà Dead (Temperance Brennan, #1) by Kathy Reichs

Category Two - Read a Rainbow: Cover Hunt
Red: The Big Four by Agatha Christie Jan 31, 2013 **
Yellow: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death by Jean-Dominique Bauby Mar 12, 2013 ****
Pink: Family Trust by Amanda Brown Feb 6, 2013 *
Green: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum Jan 30, 2013 ****
Purple: To Catch an Heiress by Julia Quinn Feb 2, 2013 **
Orange: Oranges are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson Apr 9, 2013 ***
Blue: Hornblower: Hornblower and the Hotspur by C.S. Forester Jan 6, 2013 ****
Gold: Lady Susan by Jane Austen Feb 21, 2013 ****
Silver: The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson Apr 5, 2013 ***
White: The Bride by Julie Garwood Jan 28, 2013 ***
Black: Dead to the World by Charlaine Harris Jan 2, 2013 **

The Big Four by Agatha Christie The Diving Bell and the Butterfly A Memoir of Life in Death by Jean-Dominique Bauby Family Trust by Amanda Brownfield The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum To Catch an Heiress (Agents of the Crown, #1) by Julia Quinn Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson Hornblower and the Hotspur (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #3) by C.S. Forester Lady Susan by Jane Austen The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3) by Stieg Larsson The Bride (Lairds' Fiancées, #1) by Julie Garwood Dead To The World (Sookie Stackhouse, #4) by Charlaine Harris

BONUS:

My favourite Holiday - 28th October: The Day of Establishment of the Independent Czechoslovak Republic (books by Czech authors or set in the Czech Republic):
1. The White Disease by Karel Čapek Jan 1, 2013 *****
2. Angličtina na rovinu by Darren Crown Mar 14, 2013 ***
3. Jednou nohou v blázinci by Simona Monyová Apr 8, 2013 ***
4. Kytice by Karel Jaromír Erben Sep 2, 2013 *****
5. May by Karel Hynek Mácha Nov 25, 2013 ****

The White Disease by Karel Čapek Angličtina na rovinu by Darren Crown Jednou nohou v blázinci by Simona Monyová Kytice by Karel Jaromír Erben May by Karel Hynek Mácha

My favourite Genre (sci-fi):
1. Dreamsnake by Vonda N. McIntyre Jan 30, 2013 ****
2. City by Clifford D. Simak Mar 20, 2013 ***
3. This Immortal by Roger Zelazny Apr 13, 2013 ****
4. The Stand by Stephen King May 25, 2013 ***
5. The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton June 7, 2013 ****

Dreamsnake by Vonda N. McIntyre City (S.F. Masterworks) by Clifford D. Simak This Immortal by Roger Zelazny The Stand by Stephen King The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton

My favourite Author (C.S. Forester):
1. Lieutenant Hornblower by C.S. Forester Jan 4, 2013 ****
2. Hornblower During the Crisis by C.S. Forester Jan 7, 2013 ***
3. Hornblower: Hornblower and the Atropos by C.S. Forester Jan 16, 2013 ****
4. Beat to Quarters by C.S. Forester Feb 5, 2013 ****
5. Ship of the Line by C.S. Forester June 5, 2013 ***

Lieutenant Hornblower (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #2) by C.S. Forester Hornblower During the Crisis (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #4) by C.S. Forester Hornblower and the Atropos (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #5) by C.S. Forester Beat to Quarters (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #6) by C.S. Forester Ship of the Line (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #7) by C.S. Forester

A New to Me Genre (historical romance):
1. The Actor and the Earl by Rebecca Cohen Jan 26, 2013 **
2. A Lantern In the Window by Bobby Hutchinson Jan 31, 2013 ****
3. The Devil Duke Takes a Bride by Rachel Van Dyken Apr 10, 2013 **
4. Mr. Darcy's Refuge: A Pride & Prejudice Variation by Abigail Reynolds Feb 20, 2013 ***
5. Duty to the Crown by Rebecca Cohen Apr 14, 2013 **

The Actor and the Earl (The Actor and the Earl #1) by Rebecca Cohen A Lantern In the Window by Bobby Hutchinson The Devil Duke Takes a Bride (The House of Renwick, #4) by Rachel Van Dyken Mr. Darcy's Refuge A Pride & Prejudice Variation by Abigail Reynolds Duty to the Crown (The Actor and the Earl #2) by Rebecca Cohen

A New to Me Author (Mary Renault):
1. Fire From Heaven by Mary Renault Jan 20, 2013 ****
2. The Persian Boy by Mary Renault Feb 9, 2013 ****
3. Funeral Games by Mary Renault Feb 15, 2013 ****
4. The Nature of Alexander by Mary Renault Feb 17, 2013 ****
5. The King Must Die by Mary Renault Dec 20, 2013 ****

Fire from Heaven (Alexander the Great, #1) by Mary Renault The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great, #2) by Mary Renault Funeral Games (Alexander the Great, #3) by Mary Renault The Nature of Alexander by Mary Renault The King Must Die (Theseus, #1) by Mary Renault

It doesn't fit, but I want to read it:
1. Hired by the Cowboy by Donna Alward Feb 1, 2013 **
2. A Daughter of Eve by Honoré de Balzac Mar 10, 2013 *****
3. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie Mar 24, 2013 ****
4. The Last Concubine by Catt Ford Apr 18, 2013 **
5. Anything Goes: My Autobiography by Carole E. Barrowman and John Barrowman Apr 21, 2013 ***
6. Yellow Star by Jennifer Roy Apr 21, 2013 ****
7. From Hell by Alan Moore Apr 25, 2013 ****
8. Awaken To Pleasure by Nalini Singh May 7, 2013 *
9. Storm Front by Jim Butcher May 10, 2013 ***
10. Coraline by Neil Gaiman May 11, 2013 ***
11. The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore by W.B. Yeats May 11, 2013 **
12. Lucky by Alice Sebold May 12, 2013 ****
13. A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin May 31, 2013 ****
14. Flying Colours by C.S. Forester June 6, 2013 ***
15. A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah June 8, 2013 ***
16. I Will Repay by Emmuska Orczy June 10, 2013 **
17. Gunman's Rhapsody by Robert B. Parker June 11, 2013 ***
18. The Edge of Reason by Helen Fielding June 13, 2013 ***
19. King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard June 19, 2013 ***
20. Commodore Hornblower by C.S. Forester June 24, 2013 ***

Hired by the Cowboy (Western Weddings, #3) (Windover Ranch #1) by Donna Alward A Daughter of Eve by Honoré de Balzac The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4) by Agatha Christie The Last Concubine by Catt Ford Anything Goes My Autobiography by Carole E. Barrowman Yellow Star by Jennifer Roy From Hell by Alan Moore Awaken To Pleasure (Silhouette Desire, #1602) by Nalini Singh Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1) by Jim Butcher Coraline by Neil Gaiman The Celtic Twilight by W.B. Yeats Lucky by Alice Sebold A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1) by George R.R. Martin Flying Colours (Hornblower Saga Chronological Order, #8) by C.S. Forester A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah I Will Repay by Emmuska Orczy Gunman's Rhapsody by Robert B. Parker The Edge of Reason (Bridget Jones, #2) by Helen Fielding King Solomon's Mines (Allan Quatermain, #1) by H. Rider Haggard Commodore Hornblower by C.S. Forester


message 30: by ★ gwiz ★ (last edited Jan 08, 2014 06:47PM) (new)

 ★ gwiz ★ (ggwiz) | 108 comments Whatever the Weather Challenge COMPLETED


Duration: Januray 1, to December 31, 2013

Category 1: Weather Words Part 1


1. Autumn Completed 6/6 DONE
Beguilement (The Sharing Knife, #1) by Lois McMaster Bujold Beguilement Lois McMaster Bujold 5★'s (Oct 28, 2013)
A ✔ Alpha - Shifters - Rachel Vincent 5★'s Jan 18, 2013
U Unearthly - Unearthly 01 - Cynthia Hand 5★'s Feb 21, 2013
T Taking a Shot - Play by Play 03 - Jaci Burton 4★'s (Jun 17, 2013)
U ✔ Usher, Donna The Seven Steps to Closure Donna Joy Usher 4★'s (Nov 14,2013)
M Manhunt - Janet Evanovich 4★'s (Apr 5, 2013)
N Nelson, Jill Elizabeth - ✔Rivet Your Readers with Deep Point of View 5★'s (Jul 21, 2013)

2. Winter 6/6 DONE
A Simple Amish Christmas by Vannetta Chapman
W ✔Wallflower - The Perks of Being a Wallflower- Stephen Chbosky 5★'s (Apr 5, 2013)
I Incarceron - Incarceron 01 - Donna Grant 5★'s (Feb 14, 2013)
N ✔ Novak, Brenda – Home of Her Own - 5★'s Jan 16, 2013
T Traci Harding - Book of Dreams - 5★'s (May 17, 2013)
E Eon: Dragoneye Reborn - Eon #1 - Alison Goodman 5★'s (Jan 30, 2013)
R ✔ Spell Bound - Hex Hall #3 - Rachel Hawkins 5★'s Jan 25, 2013

3. Spring 6/6 DONE
Lakeside Cottage by Susan Wiggs Lakeside Cottage - Susan Wiggs 4★'s (Aug 22, 2013)
S ✔ Stray - Shifters #1- Rachel Vincent 4★'s Jan 8, 2013
P ✔Pride - Shifters #3- Rachel Vincent 5★'s Jan 12, 2013
R ✔ Rogue - Shifters #2 - Rachel Vincent 4★'s Jan 10, 2013
I Iron Kissed - Mercy Thompson 03 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar , 2013)
N When We Touch (Whiskey Creek, #0.5) by Brenda Novak - Whiskey Creek 0.5 - Brenda Novak 4★'s (Dec 17, 2013
G Gone to Green - Green 01 - Judy Christie 4★'s (Mar 12, 2013)

4. Summer 6/6 DONE
Summer Cover Art
S ✔ Scott, Jayde - A Job From Hell - Ancient Legends 01 4★'s Jan 4, 2013
U The Ugly Duckling Hans Christian Andersen 4★'s (Dec 6, 2013
M My Soul to Keep - Soul Screamers 03- Rachel Vincent 5★'s (Apr 27, 2013)
M My Soul to Save - Soul Screamers 02 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s (Apr 23, 2013)
E Eona - Alison Goodman 5★'s (Feb 3, 2013)
R River Marked - Mercy Thompson 06 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar 31, 2013)

5. Sun 3/3 DONE
 Sun Cover Art
S ✔ Shift - Shifters #5 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s Jan 14, 2013
U Lover Unbound - Black Dagger Brotherhood 05 - J.R. Ward 5★'s (Jun 7, 2013)
N Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake - Love By Numbers 01 - Sarah MacLean 4★'s (Jun 18, 2013)

6. Rain Completed 4/4 DONE
Miracles 32 True Stories by Joanie Hileman Miracles: 32 True Stories - Joanie Hileman 4★'s (Sep 25, 2013)
R Ransom - Highlands' Lairds 02 - Julie Garwood 4★'s (Jun 11, 2013)
A With All My Soul - Soul Screamers 07 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s (May 6, 2013)
I The Arctic Incident - Artemis Fowl 02 - Eoin Colfer 4★'s (Jul 19, 2013)
N ✔Novak, Brenda - A Home of Her Own 5★'s Jan 16, 2013

7. Snow 4/4 DONE
 Snow Cover Art
S ✔Smith, Betty - Joy in the Morning - Betty Smith 5★'s (Feb 26, 2013)
N Every Waking Moment Brenda Novak 4★'s (Dec 18, 2013
O One Good Earl Deserves a Lover - Rules of Scoundrels 02 - Sarah MacLean 5★'s (May 20, 2013)
W Wolfsbane and Mistletoe - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Apr 3, 2013)

8. Wind 4/4 DONE
Pulse (Pulse, #1) by Patrick Carman Pulse – Pulse 01 - Patrick Carman 5★'s (Jul 8, 2013)
W ✔Warm Bodies - Isaac Marion 5★'s (Feb 28, 2013)
I The Iron Daughter - Iron Fey 02 - Julie Kagawa 5★'s (Apr 10, 2013)
N A Home of Her Own Brenda Novak 5★'s (Dec 30, 2013)
D ✔ Demonglass - Hex Hall #2 - Rachel Hawkinsr 5★'s Jan 24, 2013

9. Tornados 8/8 DONE
 Tornados Cover Art
T The Truly Terribly Horrible Sweater...That Grandma Knit - Debbie Macomber 5★'s (Mar 10, 2013)
O Cry Wolf – Alpha & Omega 01 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Aug 6, 2013)
R Warrior Reborn – Warrior 02 - Melissa Mayhue - 5★'s (Jul 18, 2013)
N Chosen at Nightfall - Shadow Falls 05 - C.C. Hunter 5★'s (May 13, 2013)
A Much Ado About Magic - Enchanted, Inc 05 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar 7, 2013)
D Dream a Little Dream - Susan Elizabeth Phillips 5★'s (Apr 18, 2013)
O ✔Opal - Jennifer Armentrout 5★'s Jan 1, 2013
S Sapphique - Incarceron 02 -Catherine Fisher 5★'s (Feb 16, 2013)


message 31: by ★ gwiz ★ (last edited Nov 04, 2013 11:39AM) (new)

 ★ gwiz ★ (ggwiz) | 108 comments ★ Whatever the Weather Challenge

Category 2: Read a Rainbow Part 2 COMPLETED
BOTH SPELL OUT AND COVERS


1. Red 4/4 DONE
Sucks to Be Me The All-True Confessions of Mina Hamilton, Teen Vampire (maybe) (Sucks to Be Me, #1) by Kimberly Pauley Red ✔ Sucks to Be Me: The All-True Confessions of Mina Hamilton, Teen Vampire (maybe) - Kimberly Pauley 5★'s Jan 20,
R ✔Rachel Vincent - Before I Wake - Soul Screamers 06 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s (May 1, 2013)
E Lover Eternal - Black Dagger Brotherhood 02 - J.R. Ward 5★'s (June 1, 2013)
D Damsel Under Stress - Enchanted, Inc 03 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar 5, 2013)

2. Yellow Completed 7/7 DONE
Prey (Shifters, #4) by Rachel Vincent Prey #4 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s Jan 13, 2013
Y ✔Yu, Michael - Michael Yu - There's No Such Thing As Monsters 5★'s (Feb 10, 2013)
E The Eternity Code - Artemis Fowl 03 - Eoin Colfer 5★'s (Jul 20, 2013)
L The Lost Colony - Artemis Fowl 05 - Eoin Colfer 5★'s (Jul , 2013)
L The Last Guardian - Artemis Fowl 08 - Eoin Colfer 5★'s (Jul 28, 2013)
O Love Overboard - Janet Evanovich 5 ★'s (Jun 8, 2013)
W Winnie the Pooh - A.A. Milne 5★'s (Feb , 2013

3. Pink 5/5 DONE
Black Sheep by Georgette Heyer Black Sheep- Georgette Heyer 5★'s Jan 19, 2013
P Blood Bound - Mercy Thompson 02 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar 26, 2013)
I The Iron Knight - Iron Fey 04 - Julie Kagawa 5★'s (Apr 17, 2013)
N The Novice - Black Magician 02 - Trudi Canavan 5★'s (Mar 22, 2013)
K Katie MacAlister - Men in Kilts - 4★'s (Apr 7, 2013)

4. Green 6/6 DONE
Summer's Crossing (Iron Fey, #3.5) by Julie Kagawa ✔ Summer's Crossing - Iron Fey 03.5 - Julie Kagawa 5★'s (Apr 14, 2013)
G ✔ Garwood, Julie - Castles/The Lion's Lady - Julie Garwood 4★'s (Mar 16, 2013)
R Rebellious Desire - Julie Garwood 5★'s (Jul 29, 2013)
E ✔Evanovich, Janet - Naughty Neighbor - ★'s (Aug 3, 2013)
E ✔Evanovich, Janet - The Rocky Road to Romance - ★'s (Aug 3, 2013)
N One Night - Margaret Wild 5★'s (Mar 9, 2013)

5. Purple 7/7
Hunting Ground (Alpha & Omega, #2) by Patricia Briggs Hunting Ground - Alpha & Omega 02 Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Aug 7, 2013)
P Bone Crossed - Mercy Thompson 04 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar 28, 2013)
U Lover Unleashed - Black Dagger Brotherhood 09 - J.R. Ward 5★'s Oct 18, 2013
R My Soul to Take - Soul Screamers 01 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s (Apr 20, 2013)
P Moon Called - Mercy Thompson 01 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar 24, 2013)
L Lover Awakened - Black Dagger Brotherhood 03 - J.R. Ward 5★'s (Jun 3, 2013)
E ✔Evanovich, Janet - Foul Play - Janet Evanovich 4★'s (Aug 10, 2013)

6. Orange 7/7 DONE
Lover Revealed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #4) by J.R. Ward Lover Revealed - Black Dagger Brotherhood 04 - J.R. Ward 5★'s (Jun 5, 2013)
O Love Overboard - Janet Evanovich 5 ★'s (Jun 8, 2013)
R Radiant - Unearthly 02.5 - Cynthia Hand5★'s (Feb 23, 2013)
A Awake at Dawn - Shadow Falls 02- C.C. Hunter 5★'s (May 9, 2013)
N No Quest For The Wicked - Enchanted, Inc 06 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar 8, 2013)
G ✔ Garwood, Julie - The Prize - Julie Garwood 4★'s (Mar 14, 2013)
E ✔Evanovich, Wife for Hire - Janet Evanovich 4★'s (May 21, 2013)

7. Blue 5/5 DONE
Still Sucks to Be Me More All-True Confessions of Mina Hamilton Smith, Teen Vampire (Sucks to Be Me, #2) by Kimberly Pauley Still Sucks to Be Me: More All-True Confessions of Mina Hamilton Smith, Teen Vampire- Kimberly Pauley 5★'s Jan 21, 2013
B Boundless - Unearthly 03 - Cynthia Hand 5★'s (Feb 25, 2013)
L Dark Lover – Black Dagger Brotherhood 01 - J.R. Ward 5★'s (May 29, 2013)
U ✔ Upon - Once Upon Stilettos - Enchanted, Inc 01 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar , 2013)
E ✔Evanovich, Janet - Smitten - Janet Evanovich 5★'s (Mar 22, 2013)

8. Gold 5/5 DONE
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, #1) by Eoin Colfer Artemis Fowl – Artemis Fowl 01 - Eoin Colfer 4★'s (Jul 11, 2013)
G ✔Grant, Donna - Dark Craving - Dark Kings 01 - Donna Grant 5★'s (Feb 11, 2013)
O Off Leash - Jenna Anderson 5★'s (Mar 10, 2013)
L The Novice - Black Magician 02 - Trudi Canavan 5★'s (Mar 22, 2013)
D Don't Hex with Texas - Enchanted, Inc 04 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar 6, 2013)

9. Silver 7/7 DONE
Born at Midnight (Shadow Falls, #1) by C.C. Hunter Born at Midnight - Shadow Falls 01 - C.C. Hunter 5★'s (May 8, 2013)
S Iron Kissed - Mercy Thompson 03 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar , 2013)
I ✔Ilona Andrews - Magic Bites Kate Daniels 01 - Ilona Andrews 5★'s (Aug 15, 2013)
L Liz Curtis Higgs - Three Weddings and a Giggle - 4★'s (Aug 17, 2013)
V City Girl, Country Vet – Talyton St George 01 - Cathy Woodman - The Grand Finale - 4★'s (Feb 9, 2013)
R My Soul to Lose - Soul Screamers 00.5 - Rachel Vincent 5★'s (Apr 23, 2013)

10. White 6/6 DONE
Frost Burned (Mercy Thompson, #7) by Patricia Briggs Frost Burned - Mercy Thompson 07 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (April 1, 2013)
W Witchful Thinking - Jolie Wilkins #1 - H.P. Mallory 5★'s (Feb 6, 2013)
H C.C. Hunter - Saved at Sunrise - Shadow Falls 04.5 - 4★'s (May 12, 2013)
I The Iron Legends - Iron Fey 01.5, 03.5, 04.5 - Julie Kagawa 5★'s (Apr 17, 2013)
T Toil and Trouble - Jolie Wilkins #1 - H.P. Mallory 5★'s (Feb 5, 2013)
E Enchanted, Inc. - Enchanted, Inc 01 - Shanna Swendson 5★'s (Mar 2, 2013

11. Black 6/6 DONE
Predestined (Existence Trilogy, #2) by Abbi Glines Predestined - Existence 02.0 - Abbi Glines 5★'s (May 15, 2013)
B Bone Crossed - Mercy Thompson 04 - Patricia Briggs 5★'s (Mar 28, 2013
L Lady Sophie's Christmas Wish - Grace Burrowes 5★'s (Feb 10, 2013)
A City of Ashes - Mortal Instruments 02 - Cassandra Clare 5★'s (May 25, 2013)
C Charlotte's Web - E.B. White 5★'s (Feb 9, 2013)
K ✔Kenneth Grahame - The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame 3★'s (Mar 24, 2013)


message 32: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Sorry it took me so long to get back to you!
You can use title, series or author (first, middle or last name/initial). In titles and series names only the first word (except a, an, the) counts. :)


message 33: by Arlene (last edited Feb 01, 2013 02:08PM) (new)

Arlene Mullen (ammullen02) | 79 comments Ok i am a sucker so I am in to :)
Start: Jan 1 2013- Dec 31 2013
4/16

Category 1
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Make Your Own Mini Challenge
Your favorite Genre: Paranormal
1. Iron Kissed by Patricia Briggs
2. Cry Wolf By Patricia Briggs

Your favorite Author: Catherine Coulter
1. The Wyndham Legacy
2. The Nightingale Legacy


message 34: by Connie N. (last edited Feb 03, 2013 12:12PM) (new)

Connie N. | 479 comments I'm determined to get this one finished up before too long. I've finished 23 of 34 books and have updated my post here.


message 35: by Jamie (last edited Feb 18, 2013 02:18AM) (new)

Jamie Dubois Start Date 2/4/13 - Finish Date 2/4/14

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Darkness Falls (Darkness Falls, #1) by Jessica Sorensen


message 36: by Phyllis (last edited Sep 20, 2013 10:07PM) (new)

Phyllis | 67 comments I want to try this one also. Start date- 2/16/13

A- Austin, Lynn- Until We Reach Home 1/10/13

U- Undaunted Spirit by Jane Peart finished 2/16/13

T- Tricia Goyer- Chasing Mona Lisa finished 1/21/13

U- Unending Devotion by Judy Hedlund finished 2/14/13

M- Marshall, Catherine- Julie finished 1/7/13

N- Nicholas Sparks- Safe Haven finished 1/31/13


W- Wanda Brunstetter- Kelly's Chance finished 2/6/13

I- Invisible by Lorena McCourtney finished 2/15/13

N- Nichols, Lauren- At Any Cost finished 2/15/13

T- Though Waters Roar by Lynn Austin finished 2/28/13

E- Escape From Camp 14 by Blaine Harden finished 1/2/13

R- Richard Mabry- Medical Error finished 2/2/13



S- The Search by Shelley Shephard Gray finished 1/23/13

P- Prize of My Heart by Lisa Norato finished 1/22/13

R- Runaway Heart by Jane Peart finished 3/25/13

I- Irene Hannon- Fatal Judgment finished 1/28/13

N. Night Light by Terri Blackstock finished 8/15/13

G- Gray, Shelley Shephard- Found finished 1/26/13



S- Susan Messiner- The Shape of Mercy finished 1/4/13

U- Until Forever by Darlene Shortridge finished 4/27/13

M- Mary Connealy- Out Of Control finished 2/12/13

M- Mindy Starns Clark & Leslie Gould- The Amish Midwife finished 3/14/13

E- The Edge of Grace by Christa Allan finished 2/24/13

R- Regina Jennings- Sixty Acres and a Bride finished 2/9/13


S. Short-straw Bride by Karen Witemeyer finished 1/12/13

U. An Untamed Land by Lauraine Snelling finished 5/14/13

N. Not A Sparrow Falls by Linda Nichols finished 3/6/13


R. Robert Whitlow - The List finished 4/8/13

A. At Every Turn by Anne Mateer finished 2/18/13

I. Inescapable by Nancy Mehl finished 3/19/13

N. Nancy Herriman - The Irish Healer finished 3/31/13


S. Safe In His Arms by Colleen Coble finished 3/4/13

N. No Safe Harbor by Elizabeth finished 7/18/13

O. Over the Edge by Mary Connealy finished 4/13/13

W. Watson, Casey - The Boy No One Loved finished 3/2/13


W. Wilma Dykeman - The Tall Woman finished 4/16/13

I. Irene Hannon - Deadly Pursuit finished 5/1/13

N. Not in the Heart by Chris Fabry finished 6/18/13

D. Donna Fleisher - Valient Hope finished 3/11/13


T. Texas Two-Step by Debbie Macomber finished 8/16/13

H. Heart of a Lion by Gilbert Morris 8/18/13

U. Under the Cajun Moon by Mindy Starns Clark 8/4/13

N. No Woman so Fair by Gilbert Morris 8/20/13

D. Dee Henderson - Full Disclosure 8/28/13

E. Elizabeth Camden - Against the Tide finished 7/12/13

R. Rita Kellogg - A Heart That's Worthy finished 6/30/13


L. Lonesome Cowboy by Debbie Macomber 8/15/13

I. Irene Hannon - Lethal Legacy 6/13/13

G. Gould, Leslie - Courting Cate 6/10/14

H. Herman, Kathy - The Right Call 8/15/13

T. Times of Turmoil by Cliff Ball 8/13/13

E. Eason, Lynette - When a Heart Stops 9/14/13

N. Neta Jackson - The Yada Yada Prayer Group finished 9/20/13

I. Intervention by Terri Blackstock 8/28/13

N. Nightingale - Susan M. Warren 9/18/13

G. Goyer, Tricia - The Memory Jar (finished 6/3/13)




message 37: by Phyllis (new)

Phyllis | 67 comments I just discovered this challange a few days ago. Can I back-date my starting date to Jabn. 1?


message 38: by Kattibrie (new)

Kattibrie | 102 comments Phyllis, you could start this whenever you like, not necessarily from January the first. You'll have a year after you're chosen date to complete this. But if you want to do this form January 1st, I assume you could always backtrack. ;)


message 39: by Phyllis (new)

Phyllis | 67 comments Thank you, I think I will do that.


message 40: by Deborah (new)

Deborah Finished posts 8 and 9

Now to come up with a new list.


message 41: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Congrats, Deborah! :D

Also, after shamefully neglecting this challenge for a while, I've finally updated the participants list. XD


message 42: by Clémentine (last edited Nov 23, 2013 06:29AM) (new)

Clémentine (clemai) Hi, I would like to join
From 04/09/13 to 04/08/14
19/21

WEATHER : Cover Hunt
✿ Autumn : Foxy Lady by Marie Harte, 08/10/13, ★★★✩✩
✿ Winter : A Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson, 04/14/13, ★★✩✩✩
✿ Spring : Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts, 10/12/13, ★★★✩✩
✿ Summer : Make Mine a Bad Boy by Katie Lane, 04/11/13, ★★★✩✩
✿ Sun : Surviving Demon Island by Jaci Burton, 07/22/13, ★★✩✩✩
✿ Rain
✿ Snow : Angels Fall by Nora Roberts, 10/13/13, ★★★✩✩
✿ Wind : The Legend of the Werestag by Tessa Dare, 08/10/13, ★★★★✩
✿ Thunder & Lightning: The Temptation of Your Touch by Teresa Medeiros, 11/21/13, ★★✩✩✩
✿ Cloudless sky : Blue-Eyed Devil by Lisa Kleypas, 04/13/13, ★★★✩✩

Foxy Lady (Cougar Falls, #3) by Marie Harte A Werewolf in Manhattan (Wild About You #1) by Vicki Lewis Thompson Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts Make Mine a Bad Boy (Deep in the Heart of Texas, #2) by Katie Lane Surviving Demon Island (Demon Hunters, #1) by Jaci Burton Angels Fall by Nora Roberts The Legend of the Werestag by Tessa Dare The Temptation of Your Touch (Burke Brothers, #2) by Teresa Medeiros Blue-Eyed Devil (Travises, #2) by Lisa Kleypas

READ A RAINBOW : Cover Hunt
❀ Red : Fallen Angel of Mine by John Corwin, 04/19/13, ★★★★✩
❀ Yellow
❀ Pink : Neanderthal Seeks Human: A Smart Romance by Penny Reid, 04/28/13, ★★★★✩
❀ Green : Dread Nemesis of Mine by John Corwin, 06/21/13, ★★★✩✩
❀ Purple : Any Duchess Will Do by Tessa Dare, 06/16/13, ★★★✩✩
❀ Orange : Tell Me Lies by Claudia Dain, 07/14/13, ★★★★✩
❀ Blue : Sweet Blood of Mine by John Corwin, 04/15/13, ★★★★✩
❀ Gold : Love and Other Scandals by Caroline Linden, 08/25/2013, ★★★✩✩
❀ Silver : Demon from the Dark, IAD #10, by Kresley Cole, 07/06/2013, ★★★★★
❀ White : Smooth Talking Stranger by Lisa Kleypas, 04/12/13, ★★★★✩
❀ Black : Black Heart by R.L. Mathewson, 06/25/13, ★★★✩✩

Fallen Angel of Mine (Overworld Chronicles, #3) by John Corwin Neanderthal Seeks Human A Smart Romance (Knitting in the City, #1) by Penny Reid Dread Nemesis of Mine (Overworld Chronicles, #4) by John Corwin Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove, #4) by Tessa Dare Tell Me Lies  by Claudia Dain Sweet Blood of Mine (Overworld Chronicles, #1) by John Corwin Love and Other Scandals (Scandals, #1) by Caroline Linden Demon from the Dark (Immortals After Dark, #10) by Kresley Cole Smooth Talking Stranger (Travises, #3) by Lisa Kleypas Black Heart (Cursed Hearts, #1) by R.L. Mathewson

BONUS

★ A New to You Author: 3/3
R.L. Mathewson
~ Playing for Keeps, 05/05/2013, ★★★★✩
~ Perfection, 05/10/2013, ★★★✩✩
~ Checkmate, 06/06/2013, ★★★✩✩

Playing for Keeps (Neighbor from Hell, #1) by R.L. Mathewson Perfection (Neighbor from Hell, #2) by R.L. Mathewson Checkmate (Neighbor from Hell, #3) by R.L. Mathewson


message 43: by Sue (new)

Sue Morris | 1095 comments I'm done....post 30

Thank you for challenge...


message 44: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5837 comments Mod
Congrats, Sue! :)


message 45: by Paris (last edited Apr 28, 2013 10:06AM) (new)

Paris (pah13) | 4285 comments Updated Here. 64/71 finished.


message 46: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 479 comments I'm so happy to report that I've finished this fun challenge! It was definitely long and difficult (and one of my very first challenges that I signed up to do), but it was worth it and I read some wonderful books.

Whatever the Weather
Timeframe: 9/15/12 to 9/14/13
40/40 COMPLETED!

Category One - Cover Hunt - 12/12
1. Autumn - Early Autumn by Robert B. Parker - 9/16/12 *****
2. Winter - Devil in Winter by Lisa Kleypas - 11/11/12 ****
3. Spring - Scandal in Spring by Lisa Kleypas - 11/19/12 ****
4. Summer - One Summer by Karen Robards - 9/25/12 ****
5. Sun - Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke - 2/26/13 ****
6. Rain - Rainshadow Road by Lisa Kleypas - 2/12/13 *****
7. Snow - Dashing Through The Snow by Mary Higgins Clark - 3/3/13 ****
8. Wind - Against the Wind by Kat Martin - 2/7/13 ***
9. Thunder - Thunder on the Right by Mary Stewart - 5/1/13 ****
10. Ice - Ice by Linda Howard - 3/21/13 ****
11. Storm - Rose in a Storm by Jon Katz - 5/9/13 *****
12. Cloud - Cloud Nineby Luanne Rice - 3/17/13 *****

Early Autumn (Spenser, #7) by Robert B. Parker Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3) by Lisa Kleypas Scandal in Spring (Wallflowers, #4) by Lisa Kleypas One Summer by Karen Robards Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor, #2) by Lisa Kleypas Dashing Through The Snow by Mary Higgins Clark Against the Wind (The Raines of Wind Canyon, #1) by Kat Martin Thunder on the Right by Mary Stewart Ice by Linda Howard Rose in a Storm by Jon Katz Cloud Nine by Luanne Rice

Category Two - Read a Rainbow (covers) - 16/16
1. Red - Happy Birthday by Danielle Steel - 12/15/12 ****
2. Yellow - The Cat Who Brought Down the House by Lilian Jackson Braun - 2/10/13 ****
3. Pink - The Cat Who Went Bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun - 2/5/13 ****
4. Green - Heartache Falls by Emily March - 12/9/12 ***
5. Purple - The Locket by Richard Paul Evans - 10/8/12 ****
6. Orange - A Peach of a Murder by Livia J. Washburn - 2/10/13 ****
7. Blue - Secrets of a Summer Night by Lisa Kleypas - 10/8/12 ****
8. Gold - Basket Case by Carl Hiaasen - 10/2/12 ****
9. White - Hotel Vendome by Danielle Steel - 12/21/12 ***
10. Black - The Kill Artist by Daniel Silva - 11/4/12 ****
I can't find any silver covers, so I'm going to spell it out.
S - Witch Way to Murder by Shirley Damsgaard - 2/13/13 ****
I - I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark - 3/10/13 *****
L - The Reasons For Marriage by Stephanie Laurens - 2/25/13 ****
V - Murder Between the Covers by Elaine Viets - 4/21/13 ****
E - The Blue Rose: An English Garden Mystery by Anthony Eglin - 3/4/13 ***
R - Black Rose by Nora Roberts - 2/19/13 *****

Happy Birthday by Danielle Steel The Cat Who Brought Down the House (Cat Who..., #25) by Lilian Jackson Braun The Cat Who Went Bananas (Cat Who..., #27) by Lilian Jackson Braun Heartache Falls (Eternity Springs, #3) by Emily March The Locket (The Locket Trilogy #1) by Richard Paul Evans A Peach of a Murder (A Fresh-Baked Mystery, #1) by Livia J. Washburn Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1) by Lisa Kleypas Basket Case by Carl Hiaasen Hotel Vendome by Danielle Steel The Kill Artist (Gabriel Allon, #1) by Daniel Silva Witch Way to Murder (Ophelia & Abby, #1) by Shirley Damsgaard I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark The Reasons For Marriage by Stephanie Laurens Murder Between the Covers (Dead-End Job Mystery, #2) by Elaine Viets The Blue Rose by Anthony Eglin Black Rose (In the Garden, #2) by Nora Roberts

BONUS - Make your own mini-challenge - 12/12 Complete
1) Favorite Holiday - Christmas
1. My Kind of Christmas by Robyn Carr - 12/5/12 *****
2. Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas - 2/3/13 ****

2) Favorite Genre - Cozy Mystery
1. Murder on a Girls' Night Out by Anne George - 10/13/12 ****
2. Bake Sale Murder by Leslie Meier - 10/20/12 ***

3) Favorite Author - Robert B. Parker
1. Hundred-Dollar Baby by Robert B. Parker - 11/21/12 *****
2. Ceremony by Robert B. Parker - 11/23/12 ****

4) A New to You Genre
1. Ghost Shadow by Heather Graham - 10/29/12 **** (Paranormal Romance)
2. The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff - 12/12/12 *** (Religion)

5) A New to You Author
1. Angel's Rest by Emily March - 9/23/12 ****
2. Fragile by Lisa Unger - 9/30/12 ***

6) It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.
1. The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck - 10/5/12 *****
2. The Fortune Quilt by Lani Diane Rich - 10/15/12 *****

My Kind of Christmas (Virgin River, #20) by Robyn Carr Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas Murder on a Girls' Night Out (Southern Sisters Mystery, #1) by Anne George Bake Sale Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery, #13) by Leslie Meier Hundred-Dollar Baby (Spenser, #34) by Robert B. Parker Ceremony (Spenser, #9) by Robert B. Parker Ghost Shadow (Bone Island Trilogy, #1) by Heather Graham The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff Angel's Rest (Eternity Springs, #1) by Emily March Fragile (The Hollows, #1) by Lisa Unger The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck The Fortune Quilt by Lani Diane Rich


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Iamabibliophile Wow! That is a huge undertaking. Congrats!


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Phyllis | 67 comments I am impressed.


message 49: by Jojobean (last edited Nov 09, 2013 11:29AM) (new)

Jojobean | 220 comments Whatever the Weather
June 1~ May 30 2014

Category 1: Weather Words
A
U
T~ Temptation (Temptation, #1) by Karen Ann Hopkins 8/20/13
U
M~ Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama 7/16/13
N~ If He Had Been With Me by Laura Nowlin 6/8/13

F
R~ Seraphina (Seraphina, #1) by Rachel Hartman 6/18/13
O
S- The Infects by Sean Beaudoin ~ 6/3/13
T- The Lost Sun (The United States of Asgard, #1) by Tessa Gratton ~ 9/2/13
Y

Category 2: Read a Rainbow
1. Red
2. Yellow~ The DUFF Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger ~ 6/1/13
3. Pink~ Zom-B Baby (Zom-B, #5) by Darren Shan ~ 10/9/13
4. Green~ The Culling (The Torch Keeper, #1) by Steven dos Santos 7/27/13
5. Purple~ Lucid by Adrienne Stoltz 6/24/13
6. Orange~ Zom-B Angels (Zom-B, #4) by Darren Shan 7/13/13
7. Blue~ Incarnation by Emma Cornwall 7/25/13
8. Gold
9. Silver
10. White~ How To Be A Goddess by Sarah Nestler 8/17/13
11. Black~ Destined to Kill by Jourdyn Kelly 8/27/13

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge
1. Your favourite Holiday~ Halloween
2. Your favourite Genre~ Paranormal
The Madness Underneath (Shades of London, #2) by Maureen Johnson 8/13/13
3. Your favourite Author~
The Eternity Cure (Blood of Eden, #2) by Julie Kagawa 8/1/13
4. A New to You Genre~ Science Fiction: Steampunk
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1) by Gail Carriger ~ 10/19/13
5. A New to You Author
Skinny by Ibi Kaslik 8/6/13
6. It doesn't fit, but I want to read it.
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4) by Dan Brown ~ 6/1/13


message 50: by Suzanne (last edited Aug 20, 2014 12:09PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1434 comments The Challenge Factory
Whatever the Weather v.2
Duration:
9/1/2013 - 8/31/2014

Progress: 75 out of 75

Categories
Category 1: Weather Words

*Spell out or Cover Hunt

1. Autumn
A: Ally Carter; Perfect Scoundrels – ***** - 9/23/2013
U: Unsinkable: A Memoir by Debbie Reynolds - ***** - 9/9/2013
T: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield - *** - 9/20/2013
U: Uncharted by Tracey Garvis-Graves - ***** - 10/2/2013
M: Maya Banks; Fever - **** - 12/9/2013
N: A Night to Surrender by Tessa Dare - ***** - 9/10/2013
Unsinkable A Memoir by Debbie Reynolds A Night to Surrender (Spindle Cove, #1) by Tessa Dare The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield Perfect Scoundrels (Heist Society, #3) by Ally Carter Uncharted (On the Island, #1.5) by Tracey Garvis-Graves Fever (Breathless, #2) by Maya Banks

2. Winter
W: Wonder by R.J. Palacio - *** - 10/1/2013
I: Isaac Asimov; Prelude to Foundation - *** - 11/12/2013
N: Nora Roberts; Face the Fire - *** - 10/8/2013
T: Taming Natasha by Nora Roberts - **** - 11/29/2013
E: E. Lockhart; The Boyfriend List: 15 Guys, 11 Shrink Appointments, 4 Ceramic Frogs and Me, Ruby Oliver - *** - 11/7/2013
R: Rush by Maya Banks - *** - 10/3/2013
Wonder by R.J. Palacio Rush (Breathless, #1) by Maya Banks Face the Fire (Three Sisters Island, #3) by Nora Roberts The Boyfriend List 15 Guys, 11 Shrink Appointments, 4 Ceramic Frogs and Me, Ruby Oliver (Ruby Oliver, #1) by E. Lockhart Prelude to Foundation (Foundation Prequel, #1) by Isaac Asimov Taming Natasha (Stanislaskis, #1) by Nora Roberts

3. Spring
S: Strange Angels by Lili St. Crow - **** - 10/21/2013
P: James Patterson; Zoo - *** - 9/4/2013
R: Rachel Cohn; Dash & Lily's Book of Dares - ***** - 11/1/2013
I: Ilona Andrews; Magic Rises - ***** - 9/15/2013
N: Chloe Neill; Some Girls Bite - **** - 12/25/2013
G: Grave Peril by Jim Butcher - ***** - 10/28/2013
Zoo by James Patterson Strange Angels (Strange Angels, #1) by Lili St. Crow Grave Peril (The Dresden Files #3) by Jim Butcher Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn Magic Rises (Kate Daniels, #6) by Ilona Andrews Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, #1) by Chloe Neill

4. Summer
S: Shadows by Jennifer L. Armentrout - *** - 10/29/2013
U: Unknown; The Mouse and the Christmas Cake - *** - 11/14/2013
M: Midnight in Austenland by Shannon Hale - ***** - 11/11/2013
M: Mermaid: A Twist on the Classic Tale by Carolyn Turgeon - *** - 12/18/2013
E: Susan Ee; Angelfall - ***** - 11/13/2013
R: Molly Ringwald; Getting the Pretty Back: Friendship, Family, and Finding the Perfect Lipstick - **** - 11/14/2013
Shadows (Lux, #0.5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Midnight in Austenland (Austenland, #2) by Shannon Hale Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1) by Susan Ee The Mouse and the Christmas Cake by Unknown Getting the Pretty Back Friendship, Family, and Finding the Perfect Lipstick by Molly Ringwald Mermaid A Twist on the Classic Tale by Carolyn Turgeon

5. Sun
S: Someday, Someday, Maybe by Lauren Graham - ***** - 11/3/2013
U: Ursula K. Le Guin; Gifts - *** - 8/19/2014
N: Nobody's Baby But Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - ***** - 1/8/2014
Someday, Someday, Maybe by Lauren Graham Nobody's Baby But Mine (Chicago Stars, #3) by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore, #1) by Ursula K. Le Guin

6. Rain
R: Karen Robards; One Summer - **** - 11/24/2013
A: Keri Arthur; Full Moon Rising - *** - 10/11/2013
I: Inkheart by Cornelia Funke - **** - 12/17/2013
N: Not Becoming My Mother: and Other Things She Taught Me Along the Way by Ruth Reichl - **** - 1/12/2014
Full Moon Rising (Riley Jenson Guardian #1) by Keri Arthur One Summer by Karen Robards Inkheart (Inkworld, #1) by Cornelia Funke Not Becoming My Mother and Other Things She Taught Me Along the Way by Ruth Reichl

7. Snow
S: Simply Irresistible by Rachel Gibson - ***** - 11/18/2013
N: Night Road by Kristin Hannah - ***** - 1/27/2014
O: On the Island by Tracey Garvis-Graves - ***** - 9/2/2013
W: The Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss - *** - 11/5/2013
On the Island (On the Island, #1) by Tracey Garvis-Graves The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #2) by Patrick Rothfuss Simply Irresistible (Chinooks Hockey Team, #1) by Rachel Gibson Night Road by Kristin Hannah

8. Wind
W: When Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James - *** - 1/9/2014
I: It's All Greek to Me by Katie MacAlister - **** - 2/23/2014
N: No Good Duke Goes Unpunished by Sarah MacLean - ***** - 3/4/2014
D: The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings - **** - 9/6/2013
The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings When Beauty Tamed the Beast (Fairy Tales, #2) by Eloisa James It's All Greek to Me by Katie MacAlister No Good Duke Goes Unpunished (The Rules of Scoundrels, #3) by Sarah MacLean

9. Thunder & Lightning
T: The Tao of Martha: My Year of LIVING; Or, Why I'm Never Getting All That Glitter Off of the Dog by Jen Lancaster - ***** - 9/24/2013
H: Heaven and Earth by Nora Roberts - ** - 9/17/2013
U: The Undead Pool by Kim Harrison - ***** - 4/10/2014
N: Nora Roberts; Dark Witch - *** - 3/9/2014
D: Doukakis's Apprentice by Sarah Morgan - *** - 9/18/2013
E: Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger - ***** - 11/16/2013
R: Richelle Mead; Frostbite: The Graphic Novel - ***** - 12/14/2013

&

L: Lover Mine by J.R. Ward - *** - 9/5/2013
I: Ilona Andrews; On the Edge - ***** - 4/1/2014
G: Garth Stein; The Art of Racing in the Rain - ***** - 10/31/2013
H: Hawkes Harbor by S.E. Hinton - **** - 9/21/2013
T: Tara Sivec; Futures and Frosting - ***** - 12/4/2013
N: Night Broken by Patricia Briggs - ***** - 3/28/2014
I: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd - ***** - 5/18/2014
N: Clare Naylor; Dog Handling - **** - 4/9/2014
G: Gypsy Wind by Lisa Jackson - ** - 11/8/2013
Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward Heaven and Earth (Three Sisters Island, #2) by Nora Roberts Doukakis's Apprentice by Sarah Morgan Hawkes Harbor by S.E. Hinton The Tao of Martha My Year of LIVING; Or, Why I'm Never Getting All That Glitter Off of the Dog by Jen Lancaster The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein Gypsy Wind by Lisa Jackson Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1) by Gail Carriger Futures and Frosting (Chocolate Lovers, #2) by Tara Sivec Frostbite The Graphic Novel (Vampire Academy The Graphic Novel, #2) by Richelle Mead Dark Witch (The Cousins O'Dwyer Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts Night Broken (Mercy Thompson, #8) by Patricia Briggs On the Edge (The Edge, #1) by Ilona Andrews Dog Handling by Clare Naylor The Undead Pool (The Hollows, #12) by Kim Harrison The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

10. Make your own 'Weather Word' to use: Fog:
F: Fool Moon by Jim Butcher - **** - 9/3/2013
O: One Good Earl Deserves a Lover by Sarah MacLean - ***** - 10/26/2013
G: The Geisha and the Giant Octopus by JC Stand - * - 11/14/2013
Fool Moon (The Dresden Files #2) by Jim Butcher One Good Earl Deserves a Lover (The Rules of Scoundrels, #2) by Sarah MacLean The Geisha and the Giant Octopus (Fallen Petal Stories) by J.C. Stand

Category 2: Read a Rainbow
*Spell out or Cover Hunt
1. Red = Virgin River by Robyn Carr - **** - 9/16/2013
2. Yellow = Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard - ***** - 1/14/2014
3. Pink = Rock Chick by Kristen Ashley - ***** - 10/20/2013
4. Green = Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet by Darynda Jones - ***** - 10/6/2013
5. Purple = Fifth Grave Past the Light by Darynda Jones - ***** - 10/14/2013
6. Orange = Chasing Perfect by Susan Mallery - *** - 9/11/2013
7. Blue = Angels Fall by Nora Roberts - *** - 9/26/2013
8. Gold = Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella - **** - 2/26/2014
9. Silver = Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs - ***** - 11/14/2013
10. White = The Coolest Race on Earth: Mud, Madmen, Glaciers, and Grannies at the Antarctica Marathon by John Hanc - ***** - 10/24/2013
11. Black = Flat-Out Sexy by Erin McCarthy - **** - 3/24/2014
Virgin River (Virgin River, #1) by Robyn Carr Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet (Charley Davidson #4) by Darynda Jones Chasing Perfect (Fool's Gold, #1) by Susan Mallery Angels Fall by Nora Roberts Fifth Grave Past the Light (Charley Davidson, #5) by Darynda Jones Rock Chick (Rock Chick, #1) by Kristen Ashley The Coolest Race on Earth Mud, Madmen, Glaciers, and Grannies at the Antarctica Marathon by John Hanc Frost Burned (Mercy Thompson, #7) by Patricia Briggs Pretty Little Liars (Pretty Little Liars, #1) by Sara Shepard Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella Flat-Out Sexy (Fast Track, #1) by Erin McCarthy

BONUS: Make Your Own Mini Challenge
This Category is for you to make your own 'Mini Challenge'. Read 2-4 books from one, 2 or all suggestions from following list: How much you do is up to you.

1. Your favorite Holiday (Christmas, Thanksgiving etc):
Once Upon a Winter's Eve by Tessa Dare - ***** - 10/25/2013
Once Upon a Winter's Eve (Spindle Cove, #1.5) by Tessa Dare
2. Your favorite Genre: Paranormal Fantasy:
Forever by Maggie Stiefvater - ** - 11/19/2013
Forever (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #3) by Maggie Stiefvater
3. Your favorite Author:
Demon Mistress by Yasmine Galenorn - ***** - 10/30/2013
Demon Mistress (Otherworld / Sisters of the Moon, #6) by Yasmine Galenorn
4. A New to You Genre: Sociology:
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich - ***** - 10/15/2013
Nickel and Dimed On (Not) Getting by in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
5. A New to You Author
Flowers from the Storm by Laura Kinsale - ** - 9/30/2013
Flowers from the Storm by Laura Kinsale
6. It doesn't fit, but I want to read it
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron - ***** - 11/11/2013
Dewey The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron


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