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message 1: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments This challenge will unlock on November 1.

This challenge was used with permission from 2012 Reading Challenges.

Our challenge this month is all about covers! As you read this month, look at the covers of your books and see how many tasks you can complete.

Rules:

- Challenge runs from August 1st to August 30th
- All book formats are allowed
- Re-reads are fine

1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.


Participation levels

Tracker: 1-2 books
Spotter: 3-4 books
Shooter: 5-6 books
Sharpshooter: 7-8 books


message 2: by Alina (last edited Dec 07, 2012 08:32AM) (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Reserved for Participants:

Shirley

Deanna - done!
NayNay - done!
Teresa in Ohio
Lindy - done!
Chaitra - done!
Trisha - done!


message 3: by Shirley (last edited Dec 05, 2012 05:29AM) (new)

Shirley (ShirleytheKindlereader) Color Hunt
November 2012
Sharpshooter
7/8

1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover.
What's a Ghoul to Do?
Nov 17 ****

2. Read a book with an animal on it.
Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him
Nov 19 *****

3. Read a book with water (in any form) on it.
The Winter Sea
Nov 7 ****

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover.
Avenging Angels
current read

5. Read a book with trees on it.
The Wind in the Willows
Nov 2 ****

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover.
The Snow Child
Nov 13 *****

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover.
Dixie Divas
Nov 23 ****

8. Read a book with food on it.
Murder Takes the Cake
Nov 25 *****

What's a Ghoul to Do? (Ghost Hunter Mystery, #1) by Victoria Laurie Until Tuesday A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him by Luis Carlos Montalván The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley Avenging Angels (Beaufort & Company Mystery, #3) by Mary Stanton The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey Dixie Divas by Virginia Brown Murder Takes the Cake (Daphne Martin, #1) by Gayle Trent


message 4: by Deanna (last edited Nov 28, 2012 06:39PM) (new)

Deanna (whodunitrdr) | 46 comments I'm in. I will try for sharpshooter level.


Deanna's Color Hunt 2012 Challenge

November 1 - 30, 2012

Participation levels

Tracker: 1-2 books
Spotter: 3-4 books
Shooter: 5-6 books
Sharpshooter: 7-8 books

8/8


1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.

Night Heat by Desiree Holt by Desiree Holt, pink cover, done 11/11

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.

Cold Turkey (Events Unlimited, #1) by Janice Bennett by Janice Bennett, animal on cover (turkey), done 11/1

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.

The Abigail Affair by Timothy Frost by Timothy Frost, water on cover, done 11/17

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.

Moon Spell (The Tale of Lunarmorte, #1) by Samantha Young by Samantha Young, moon on cover, done 11/3

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.

Looking for Trouble by Erin Kern by Erin Kern, trees on cover, done 11/28

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.

Siberian Treasure by Colleen Gleason by Colleen Gleason, mostly white cover, done 11/25

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.

Honor Bound by Brenda Novak by Brenda Novak, sun on cover, done 11/28

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.

Broken Wings (Soul Searchers, #1) by Sandra Edwards by Sandra Edwards, purple cover, done 11/25


message 5: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Welcome aboard Shirley & Deanna!


message 6: by NayNay (last edited Nov 12, 2012 08:37PM) (new)

NayNay I love this challenge. I'll shoot for sharpshooter level.


Color Hunt 2012 Challenge

Duration:
November 1/12 - November 30/12

8/8

1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.
Death of a Country Fried Redneck (Hayley Powell Food and Cocktails Mysteries) by Lee Hollis 11/04/12 ***

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.
Snow White and the Huntsman by Lily Blake 11/02/12 ***

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.
Madonna of the Seven Hills by Jean Plaidy 11/01/12 ****

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.
- World Without End by Ken Follett 11/07/12 ****

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.
Tanglewood Plantation by Jocelyn Miller 11/12/12 ****

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.
The Queen's Vow by C. W. Gortner 11/05/12 *****

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.
Honor Bound by Brenda Novak 11/04/12 ***

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.
Romeo, Romeo by Robin Kaye 11/09/12 ****


Death of a Country Fried Redneck by Lee Hollis Snow White & the Huntsman by Lily Blake Madonna of the Seven Hills A Novel of the Borgias by Jean Plaidy Honor Bound by Brenda Novak The Queen's Vow A Novel Of Isabella Of Castile by C.W. Gortner World Without End (The Pillars of the Earth, #2) by Ken Follett Romeo, Romeo (Domestic Gods, #1) by Robin Kaye Tanglewood Plantation by Jocelyn Miller


Teresa in Ohio  (teresainohio) With no power for 3 days I read or slept a lot. I mastered how to read by flashlight : )

1
2 Brown Cane River11-2e
3 blue 13 to Life11-2
4
5 green AND t reesThe Iron King11-4

13 to Life


message 8: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (LindyLee) | 5 comments I think I wil try this before i clsoe out November.


message 9: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Welcome!


message 10: by Chaitra (last edited Nov 29, 2012 04:57PM) (new)

Chaitra (Chaitra_Ganesh) | 180 comments I'll try Sharpshooter too.

COLOR HUNT

Duration: Nov 01, 2012 - Nov 30, 2012
Completed: 8/8

✔ 1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith ★★ (11/01)

✔ 2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.
Lost Cat A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology by Caroline Paul ★★★ (11/29)

✔ 3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.
Beautiful Lies by Clare Clark ★ (11/19)

✔ 4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.
Marlene by Marlene Dietrich ★★★ (11/02)

✔ 5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.
Elantris by Brandon Sanderson ★ (11/21)

✔ 6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.
Scoop to Kill (A Mystery a La Mode, #2) by Wendy Lyn Watson ★★★ (11/16)

✔ 7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.
Under the Dome by Stephen King ★★ (11/09)

✔ 8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.
Mort (Discworld, #4) by Terry Pratchett ★★★★★ (11/04)

*** Completed (11/29) ***


message 11: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (LindyLee) | 5 comments So far this month I have done 3, while almsot, have 10 pages left ont he Gerritsen, which I am reading in between postings...lol

2. Brown: Brown, Sandra Low Pressure
3. Blue: Gerritsen, Tess Whistleblwoer
6. White: Patterson, James My Christmas Wedding


message 12: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Welcome Chaitra!

Wow, a lot of you are moving right along, keep it up!


message 13: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Finished my challenge....happy reading all ^-^

Color Hunt 2012 Challenge

Duration: November 1/12 - November 30/12

8/8

1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.
Death of a Country Fried Redneck (Hayley Powell Food and Cocktails Mysteries) by Lee Hollis 11/04/12 ***

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.
Snow White and the Huntsman by Lily Blake 11/02/12 ***

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.
Madonna of the Seven Hills by Jean Plaidy 11/01/12 ****

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.
- World Without End by Ken Follett 11/07/12 ****

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.
Tanglewood Plantation by Jocelyn Miller 11/12/12 ****

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.
The Queen's Vow by C. W. Gortner 11/05/12 *****

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.
Honor Bound by Brenda Novak 11/04/12 ***

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.
Romeo, Romeo by Robin Kaye 11/09/12 ****


message 14: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Woo! Great Job!


message 15: by Trisha (last edited Dec 06, 2012 01:46PM) (new)

Trisha Sharpshooter
Duration: 11/19 - 12/19

8/8 Completed: 12/6

Cover Colors:
1. Flower: Origin by Jessica Khoury 11/21

2. Brown: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank 12/6

3. Water: The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer, #1) by Michelle Hodkin 12/6

4. Black: The Pledge (The Pledge, #1) by Kimberly Derting 11/21

5. Green: The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1) by Aimee Carter 12/2

6. White: Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates 11/28

7. Yellow: Notes from the Dog by Gary Paulsen 11/25

8. Purple: The Garden of Eve by K.L. Going 11/29


message 16: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (LindyLee) | 5 comments I did my 8

1. Pink: Mazer, Anne Mable Strikes a Cord
2. Brown: Brown, Sandra Low Pressure posted
3. Blue: Gerritsen, Tess Whistleblwoer posted
4: black: Lutz, ohn Night Watcher
5. Green: Carlson, Melody The Christmas Shoppe
6. White: Patterson, James My Christmas Wedding Posted
7. Yellow: Roberts, Nora 2 of a Kind
8. Purple/food Steel, Danielle A Gift of Hope: Helping the HOmeless


message 17: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Awesome!


message 18: by Deanna (new)

Deanna (whodunitrdr) | 46 comments Complete!


Deanna's Color Hunt 2012 Challenge

November 1 - 30, 2012

Participation levels

Tracker: 1-2 books
Spotter: 3-4 books
Shooter: 5-6 books
Sharpshooter: 7-8 books

8/8


1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.

Night Heat by Desiree Holt by Desiree Holt, pink cover, done 11/11

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.

Cold Turkey (Events Unlimited, #1) by Janice Bennett by Janice Bennett, animal on cover (turkey), done 11/1

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.

The Abigail Affair by Timothy Frost by Timothy Frost, water on cover, done 11/17

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.

Moon Spell (The Tale of Lunarmorte, #1) by Samantha Young by Samantha Young, moon on cover, done 11/3

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.

Looking for Trouble by Erin Kern by Erin Kern, trees on cover, done 11/28

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.

Siberian Treasure by Colleen Gleason by Colleen Gleason, mostly white cover, done 11/25

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.

Honor Bound by Brenda Novak by Brenda Novak, sun on cover, done 11/28

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.

Broken Wings (Soul Searchers, #1) by Sandra Edwards by Sandra Edwards, purple cover, done 11/25


message 19: by Chaitra (new)

Chaitra (Chaitra_Ganesh) | 180 comments Done.

COLOR HUNT

Duration: Nov 01, 2012 - Nov 30, 2012
Completed: 8/8

✔ 1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it.
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith ★★ (11/01)

✔ 2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it.
Lost Cat A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology by Caroline Paul ★★★ (11/29)

✔ 3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it.
Beautiful Lies by Clare Clark ★ (11/19)

✔ 4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it.
Marlene by Marlene Dietrich ★★★ (11/02)

✔ 5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it.
Elantris by Brandon Sanderson ★ (11/21)

✔ 6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it.
Scoop to Kill (A Mystery a La Mode, #2) by Wendy Lyn Watson ★★★ (11/16)

✔ 7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it.
Under the Dome by Stephen King ★★ (11/09)

✔ 8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it.
Mort (Discworld, #4) by Terry Pratchett ★★★★★ (11/04)

*** Completed (11/29) ***


message 20: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Awesome! Way to go, you two!


message 21: by Trisha (new)

Trisha Yay! done! Post 15: 8/8


message 22: by Alina (new)

Alina Ray (AlinaRay) | 64 comments Congrats!!


message 23: by Tammie (last edited Dec 30, 2017 09:08AM) (new)

Tammie Tackett - All book formats are allowed
- Re-reads are fine

1. Read a book with a mostly pink cover or one that has flowers on it. Carry On by Rainbow Rowell 12/5

2. Read a book with a mostly brown cover or one with an animal on it. Season to Taste by Natalie Young

3. Read a book with a mostly blue cover or one with water (in any form) on it. Whispers in the Dark by Jonathan Aycliffe12/1

4. Read a book with a mostly black cover or one with a moon on it. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving12/30

5. Read a book with a mostly green cover or one with trees on it. Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

6. Read a book with a mostly white cover or one with a dress on it. Down to You (The Bad Boys, #1) by M. Leighton12/18

7. Read a book with mostly yellow cover or one with a sun on it. Slade House by David Mitchell12/23

8. Read a book with a mostly purple cover or one with food/drink on it. The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen

i am not done


message 24: by jingles, Moderator (new)

jingles | 411 comments Mod
Welcome, Tammie! Thanks for joining the challenge!!


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