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message 1: by Brenda, Aussie Authors Queen (last edited Apr 20, 2016 02:53AM) (new)

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Aussie Readers Annual Challenge

LEVEL - LIBRARY (36 books) 36/36

#1 Across:

Cosy Mystery -
Killer Twist by C.A. Larmer 4.5s
One Word Title - Game by A.C. Efverman 3.5s
Bright Cover - Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) by Stacey Nash 4s
Love the Cover - The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart 5s
Author Never Read - All These Perfect Strangers by Aoife Clifford 4s
Keen to Read - All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster 4.5s

#5 Across:

Favourite Genre -
Darkest Place by Jaye Ford 5s
Historical Fiction - Exile's Return by Alison Stuart 5s
Male Author - ON by Jon Puckridge 1.5s
Book that was a Gift - Murder on the Island by Brian Kavanagh 5s
Random TBR - The Naked Room by Diana Hockley 5s
Rated 4+ by Friend - A Dissection of Murder by Felicity Young (Phrynne/Carolyn/Melissa etc) 5s

#6 Across:

Non Fiction -
Accidentally Istanbul: Decoding Turkey for the Enquiring Western Traveller by Nancy Knudsen 5s
Speculative Fiction - Crossings by Ashley Capes 5s
Child on Cover - Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood 5s
Female Author - The Doctor Calling by Meredith Appleyard 4.5s
Sky on Cover - April's Rainbow by Cathryn Hein 5s
Male Main Character - Kill Switch by James Phelan 4.5s

#2 Across:

Shortlisted/Won Prize -
Chelsea Mansions by Barry Maitland 5s
Young Adult - Lucid Dreaming by Cassandra Page 5s
Female Main Character -Tempting Fate by Erin Moira O'Hara 5s
Set in Australia - The CEO Mechanic by Sandie James 4s
Suspense/Crime -The Reward: Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris 4s
Romance - Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney 4s

#4 Across:

Set in Another Country -
(Ireland) The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill 5s
500+ Pages - Beautiful Death by Fiona McIntosh 5s
Part of Series - Bleed for Me by Michael Robotham 5s
Published 2016 - Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra 5s
On TBR over 2 years - A Plot to Die For by C.A. Larmer 4s
Water on Cover - Reach For The Stars by Kerrie Paterson 5s

#4 Down:

Love Cover -
Outback Sisters by Rachael Johns 5s
Set in Australia - Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho 5s
Literary Fiction - Animal People by Charlotte Wood 4s
Published 2016 - A Heart Stuck On Hope by Jennie Jones 5s
Book that was a Gift - Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook 5s
Female Author - Take Me As I Am by Charmaine Ross 2s

Killer Twist (Ghostwriter Mystery #1) by C.A. Larmer Game (DS Morgan Callaghan Crime Fiction, #1) by A.C. Efverman Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) (A Bindarra Creek Romance #7) by Stacey Nash The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart All These Perfect Strangers by Aoife Clifford All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster

Darkest Place by Jaye Ford Exile's Return (Guardians of the Crown #3) by Alison Stuart ON by Jon Puckridge Murder on the Island (a Belinda Lawrence Mystery #6) by Brian Kavanagh Right As Rain by Tricia Stringer A Dissection of Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #1) by Felicity Young

Accidentally Istanbul Decoding Turkey for the Enquiring Western Traveller by Nancy Knudsen Crossings by Ashley Capes Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood The Doctor Calling by Meredith Appleyard April's Rainbow by Cathryn Hein Kill Switch (Jed Walker, #3) by James Phelan

Chelsea Mansions (Brock & Kolla, #11) by Barry Maitland Lucid Dreaming by Cassandra Page Tempting Fate (A Bindarra Creek Romance #8) by Erin Moira O'Hara The CEO Mechanic (A Bindarra Creek Romance #4) by Sandie James The Reward Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney

The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill Beautiful Death by Fiona McIntosh Bleed for Me by Michael Robotham Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra A Plot to Die For (Ghostwriter Mystery #2) by C.A. Larmer Reach For The Stars (A Bindarra Creek Romance #5) by Kerrie Paterson

Outback Sisters (Bunyip Bay, #4) by Rachael Johns Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho Animal People by Charlotte Wood A Heart Stuck On Hope (A Dollar For a Dream book #1) by Jennie Jones Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook Take Me As I Am by Charmaine Ross


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Aussie Lovers of Crime/Mystery/Thrillers/Suspense

Autumn Challenge - A World of Crime

6/6

#1. UNITED STATES
Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb 5s

#2. UNITED KINGDOM Tailor Made by Clare Havens 4.5s

#3. AUSTRALIA Resurrection Bay by Emma Viskic 5s

#4. SCOTLAND Broken Skin by Stuart MacBride 3.5s

#5. VIETNAM Precious Gems by Erin Moira O'Hara 5s

#6. GERMANY The Trap by Melanie Raabe 4s

Brotherhood in Death (In Death, #42) by J.D. Robb Tailor Made (Constable Country Mysteries #3) by Clare Havens Resurrection Bay (Caleb Zelic, #1) by Emma Viskic Broken Skin (Logan McRae, #3) by Stuart MacBride Precious Gems (Steele Ops #2) by Erin Moira O'Hara The Trap by Melanie Raabe

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Aussie Lovers of Crime/Mystery/Suspense/Thriller - Annual Challenge

My level choice is Carjacking

16/16


#2 Across

Part of Series
-- Bleed for Me by Michael Robotham 5s
Published 2016 -- Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon 4.5s
Set in another Country -- All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster England 4.5s
Cosy Mystery -- Killer Twist by C.A. Larmer 4.5s

Bleed for Me (Joseph O'Loughlin, #4) by Michael Robotham Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster Killer Twist (Ghostwriter Mystery #1) by C.A. Larmer

#2 Down

Published in last 4 years
-- Murder on the Island by Brian Kavanagh (9/12/15) 5s
Published 2016 -- Coffin Road by Peter May 4.5s
One word title -- Breakdown: An Alex Delaware Novel by Jonathan Kellerman 4s
On TBR over 2 years -- The Naked Room by Diana Hockley 5s

Murder on the Island (a Belinda Lawrence Mystery #6) by Brian Kavanagh Coffin Road by Peter May Breakdown (Alex Delaware #31) by Jonathan Kellerman Lost Light (Harry Bosch, #9; Harry Bosch Universe, #10) by Michael Connelly

#4 Down

Author never read
-- Ugly Young Thing by Jennifer Jaynes 5s
Cosy Mystery -- A Wicked Design by Brian Kavanagh 3★s
Australian author -- Kill Switch by James Phelan 4.5s
Female Main Character -- Darkest Place by Jaye Ford 5s

Ugly Young Thing by Jennifer Jaynes A Wicked Design (A Belinda Lawrence Mystery #5) by Brian Kavanagh Kill Switch (Jed Walker, #3) by James Phelan Darkest Place by Jaye Ford

#1 Down

Male Main character
-- The Reward: Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris 4s
Part of Series -- A Dissection of Murder by Felicity Young 5s
Love Cover -- Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook 5s
Set in Australia -- Game by A.C. Efverman 3.5s

The Reward Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris A Dissection of Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #1) by Felicity Young Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook Game (DS Morgan Callaghan Crime Fiction, #1) by A.C. Efverman

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Love of Reading's

2016 A-Z Title Challenge
Duration: 01/01/16 – 31/12/16
Progress: 26/26


A: All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster 4.5s 12/1/16
B: Bleed for Me by Michael Robotham 5s 22/1/16
C: Coffin Road by Peter May 4.5s 2/1/16
D: A Dissection of Murder by Felicity Young 5s 28/1/16
E: The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill 5s 17/1/16
F: Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook 5s 13/1/16
G: Game by A.C. Efverman 3.5s 4/1/16
H: Honey Hill House by Lisa Ireland 5s 22/2/16
I: Indigo Storm by Fleur McDonald 5s 18/3/16
J: The Journey by John A. Heldt 5s 28/3/16
K: Kill Switch by James Phelan 4.5s 6/1/16
L: Letting Go by Kerrie Paterson 5s 29/2/16
M: Murder on the Island by Brian Kavanagh 5s 6/1/16
N: The Naked Room by Diana Hockley 5s 10/1/16
O: ON by Jon Puckridge 1.5s 3/1/16
P: A Place to Call Home: Toby's Tale by G.A. Whitmore 5s 9/2/16
Q: Quinn Checks In by L.H. Thomson 3s 27/3/16
R: The Reward: Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris 4s 4/2/16
S: The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart 5s 18/2/16
T: Tailor Made by Clare Havens 4.5s 1/3/16
U: Ugly Young Thing by Jennifer Jaynes 5s 3/2/16
V: VOID by David M. Staniforth 5s 25/4/16
W: Work Like Any Other: A Novel by Virginia Reeves 4 20/2/16
X: Exile's Return by Alison Stuart 5s 24/1/16
Y: A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck 5s 16/6/16
Z: Zoo by James Patterson 4s 29/3/16

All That is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster Bleed for Me (Joseph O'Loughlin, #4) by Michael Robotham Coffin Road by Peter May A Dissection of Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #1) by Felicity Young The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill Fear Is the Rider by Kenneth Cook Game (DS Morgan Callaghan Crime Fiction, #1) by A.C. Efverman Honey Hill House (A Dollar For a Dream Book #2) by Lisa Ireland Indigo Storm by Fleur McDonald The Journey (Northwest Passage, #2) by John A. Heldt Kill Switch (Jed Walker, #3) by James Phelan The Last Days of Summer by Vanessa Ronan Mistress to the Crown by Isolde Martyn NYPD Red 3 (NYPD Red, #3) by James Patterson ON by Jon Puckridge A Place to Call Home Toby's Tale by G.A. Whitmore Quinn Checks In (Liam Quinn Mysteries Book 1) by L.H. Thomson The Reward Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart Tailor Made (Constable Country Mysteries #3) by Clare Havens Ugly Young Thing by Jennifer Jaynes VOID by David M. Staniforth Work Like Any Other A Novel by Virginia Reeves Exile's Return (Guardians of the Crown #3) by Alison Stuart A Year Down Yonder (A Long Way from Chicago, #2) by Richard Peck Zoo by James Patterson


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Aussie Readers Monthly Challenges


January - The Brand New Challenge

5/5

1. New (to me) author
- Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra 5s
2. Debut novel - ON by Jon Puckridge 1.5s
3. Published in last 6 months - Kill Switch by James Phelan 4.5s
4. First book in series (new to me) - Game by A.C. Efverman 3.5s
5. Reader's choice -Coffin Road by Peter May 4.5s


Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra ON by Jon Puckridge Kill Switch (Jed Walker, #3) by James Phelan Game (DS Morgan Callaghan Crime Fiction, #1) by A.C. Efverman Coffin Road by Peter May

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February - Twister Reading Challenge

4/4

First Set

#2 Mystery
#1 Author "S"
Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon 4.5s

Second Set
#4 Contemporary
#2 Author "M"
Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho 5s

Third Set
#3 Historical
#3 Author "P"
The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart 5s

Fourth Set
#1 YA
#3 Author "S"
Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) by Stacey Nash 4s

Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho The Soldier's Wife by Pamela Hart Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) (A Bindarra Creek Romance #7) by Stacey Nash

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March Madness Challenge!

5/5

#1. Harmony Day - Aussie Author
- Indigenous - Resurrection Bay by Emma Viskic 5s

#2. Old Stuff Day - On TBR for at least a year -Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood 5s

#3. International Earth Day - Set in another country - (US) - Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb 5s

#4. Panic Day - Unsettling Topic - Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna 5+s

#5. Readers Choice - Aussie Author - Animal People by Charlotte Wood 4s

Resurrection Bay (Caleb Zelic, #1) by Emma Viskic Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood Brotherhood in Death (In Death, #42) by J.D. Robb Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna Animal People by Charlotte Wood

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April - The 25 Challenge!

5/5

#1. Sort by Title
- 25th - Treasured Lies by Kendall Talbot 4.5s
#2. Author - 25th - A Tattooed Heart by Deborah Challinor 5s
#3. Average Rating - 25th - Crossings by Ashley Capes 5s
#4. Date Added - 25th - Second Chance Love by Susanne Bellamy 4s
#5. Random - 25th - The Goat Children by Jordan Elizabeth Mierek 4s

Treasured Lies (Treasured #2) by Kendall Talbot A Tattooed Heart (Convict Girls #4) by Deborah Challinor Crossings by Ashley Capes Second Chance Love (A Bindarra Creek Romance #3) by Susanne Bellamy The Goat Children by Jordan Elizabeth Mierek

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Merry Month of May Challenge

5/5

1. May Day
- Historical Fiction partially set in AU by an Aussie author - The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells 5s

2. Mother's Day - Strong Female Protagonist - The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan 5s

3. Kiss Goodbye to MS - Red Cover - Blood Ties by J.D. Nixon 5s

4. National Sorry Day - Aussie Author - Indigenous - Nanberry: Black Brother White by Jackie French 5s

5. Reader's Choice - Aussie Author owned TBR - Out of the Ice by Ann Turner 5s

The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan Blood Ties (Little Town, #1) by J.D. Nixon Nanberry Black Brother White by Jackie French Out of the Ice by Ann Turner

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Juggling June 1/6/16 - 30/6/16

5/5

1. "J" Author or title
- Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar 5s
2. Winter - set in - The Midnight Watch: A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer 5s
3. Queen's B/Day - horses - The Horseman by Charlotte Nash 5s
4. Set in NT/Outback AU/Warm place - Murder, Mayhem & Men On Pause by Sandy Curtis (set in Brisbane) 5s
5. Reader's Choice - Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger 5s

Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar The Midnight Watch A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer The Horseman by Charlotte Nash Murder, Mayhem & Men On Pause by Sandy Curtis Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger


message 5: by Brenda, Aussie Authors Queen (last edited Apr 20, 2016 02:19AM) (new)

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Aussie Readers Autumn Challenge:

Completed 13/13

#1. Labour Day
- occupation - Police - Broken Skin by Stuart MacBride 3.5s

#2. Clean up Aust Day - Reduce TBR - Antidote to Murder by Felicity Young 4s

#3. Recycle - Library - Animal People by Charlotte Wood 4s

#4. International Women's Day - Strong Female Character - Tailor Made by Clare Havens 4.5s

#5. St Patrick's Day - Green Cover/Irish Character/Ireland - Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb 5s

#6. Easter (Family) - Indigo Storm by Fleur McDonald 5s

#7. ANZAC - Aussie author - Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood 5s

#8. Mother's Day - Mothers/Grandma/Family - Baby Girl by Bette Lee Crosby 5s

#9. Captain Cook - Historical Fiction - Aussie author - The War Bride by Pamela Hart 5s

#10. Colours of Autumn (in title or cover) - Red/Gold/Brown/Orange/Yellow - Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna 5s

#11. TBR - Out of Alice by Kerry McGinnis 5s

#12. TBR - Chelsea Mansions by Barry Maitland 5s

#13. TBR - Precious Gems by Erin Moira O'Hara 5s

Broken Skin (Logan McRae, Book 3) by Stuart MacBride Antidote to Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #2) by Felicity Young Animal People by Charlotte Wood Tailor Made (Constable Country Mysteries #3) by Clare Havens Brotherhood in Death (In Death, #42) by J.D. Robb Indigo Storm by Fleur McDonald Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood Baby Girl (Memory House Collection, #4) by Bette Lee Crosby The War Bride by Pamela Hart Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna Out of Alice by Kerry McGinnis Chelsea Mansions (Brock & Kolla, #11) by Barry Maitland Precious Gems (Steele Ops #2) by Erin Moira O'Hara


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Love of Reading's January challenge

Ring in the New Year Challenge
Duration: 01/01/2016– 31/1/16
Progress: 4/4


1. Author: Read a book whose author is new to you - Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra 5s
2. Number: Read a book that is first in a series - Game by A.C. Efverman 3.5s
3. Debut: ON by Jon Puckridge 1.5s
4. Reader's Choice - Kill Switch by James Phelan 4.5s

Lessons in Loving by Peter McAra Game (DS Morgan Callaghan Crime Fiction, #1) by A.C. Efverman ON by Jon Puckridge Kill Switch (Jed Walker, #3) by James Phelan

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Love of Reading's February Challenge

Reader of the Month- Nicole
Duration: 02/01/2016– 02/29/16
Progress: 5/5


5. Historical Fiction - The Silk Merchant's Daughter by Dinah Jefferies 5s 7/2/16
9. Contemporary - Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho 5s 3/2/16
10. Set in England - Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon 4.5s 2/2/16
13. Child - YA - Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) by Stacey Nash 4s 1/2/16
24. The Reward: Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris 4s 4/2/16

The Silk Merchant's Daughter by Dinah Jefferies Outback Promise by Maggie Bolitho Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon Stolen Sanctuary (Oxley College) (A Bindarra Creek Romance #7) by Stacey Nash The Reward Cliff Hardy 21 by Peter Corris

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Love of Reading's March Challenge

Reader of the Month - Tracy
Duration: 03/01/2016– 03/31/16
Progress: 5/5


1. Country I live in - Australia - The Healing Season by Catherine Evans 5s 4/3/16
4. Favourite Series - In Death - Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb 5s 5/3/16
10. Country to visit - Scotland - Broken Skin by Stuart MacBride 3.5s 10/3/16
14. Recommended - Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood 5s 7/3/16
24. Readers Choice - Antidote to Murder by Felicity Young 4s 6/3/16

The Healing Season (A Dollar For a Dream Book #3) by Catherine Evans Brotherhood in Death (In Death, #42) by J.D. Robb Broken Skin (Logan McRae, #3) by Stuart MacBride Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood Antidote to Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #2) by Felicity Young

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Love of Reading's April challenge

Reader of the Month- Phrynne
Duration: 04/01/2016– 04/30/16
Progress: 5/5


1. Set in Australia - The Other Side of the Season by Jenn J. McLeod 5s 15/4/16
5. Historical Fiction - A Tattooed Heart by Deborah Challinor 5s 2/4/16
14. Science Fiction - Crossings by Ashley Capes 5s 10/4/16
20. Animals - Monty and Me by Louisa Bennet 5s 12/4/16
23. Blue Cover - The Last Days of Summer by Vanessa Ronan 3.5s 17/4/16

The Other Side of the Season by Jenn J. McLeod A Tattooed Heart (Convict Girls #4) by Deborah Challinor Crossings by Ashley Capes Monty and Me by Louisa Bennet The Last Days of Summer by Vanessa Ronan

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Love of Reading's May Challenge

Reader of the Month- Turtlefrog
Duration: 05/01/2016– 05/31/16
Progress: 6/6


5. YA - Nanberry: Black Brother White by Jackie French 5s 8/5/16
17. Historical Fiction - The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells 5s
18. Red Cover - Blood Ties by J.D. Nixon 5s 10/5/16
20. Ocean on Cover - Out of the Ice by Ann Turner 5s 5/5/16
21. Green Cover - Trick or Treat by Kerry Greenwood 4s 14/5/16
24. Reader's Choice - The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan 5s 6/5/16

Nanberry Black Brother White by Jackie French The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells Blood Ties (Little Town, #1) by J.D. Nixon Out of the Ice by Ann Turner Trick or Treat (Corinna Chapman, #4) by Kerry Greenwood The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan


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Marianne (cloggiedownunder) | 7112 comments Looks like a lot, but I'm sure there are cross-overs, and I am quite confident you'll do all that and more!
Go Brenda!!


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Kathryn | 3434 comments Looks good, Brenda!


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Thanks girls:) Yes lots of cross-overs Marianne...the more the merrier:)


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Veronica ⭐️ | 2192 comments This is great Brenda! My head is spinning just looking at it :)


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Carolyn | 7534 comments Such a good idea Brenda. It can be hard keeping track of all the challenges.


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Sharon | 4263 comments Another busy reading year ahead Brenda. Good luck not that you need it :)


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Elaine | 2001 comments Great idea Brenda and a good way to keep track of everything. Mind you just reading through this makes my head spin but for you I'm sure it'll be a walk in the park. Enjoy and bring on 2016 and lots more reading.


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Thanks guys:) Yes, I thought it would help me to keep track of them;) Thank goodness for my trusty notebook though - between the two of them I shouldn't get confused;)


Jülie ☼♄  | 6244 comments Good idea putting them all together here Brenda! Easy to keep track of ;)


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Thanks Jools - hopefully it'll work;)


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Just updated my challenges with the ones I've read:)


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K | 1137 comments Looks like my exercise book of challenges. :) I have heaps written down and check them off as I go.


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As I do in my little red book Kiera:)


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Anna | 477 comments Goodness me and you were saying my list was long Brenda!!! Have fun


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Thanks Anna:)


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Laura | 4298 comments Oohh good luck with all of these books..I'm sure you'll smash through them :)


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Thanks Laura:) Hopefully!


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Chloe | 182 comments What a great idea to put them all in one place! I love the challenges .. but have trouble keeping up with them all!! lol


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Thanks Chloe:) I thought this might help with keeping track :) I have my little red notebook, but here means I have a double chance of keeping everything in order;)


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Just updated again:)


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Kathryn | 3434 comments Brenda wrote: "Just updated again:)"

At this rate you'll probably be able to do 5 or 6 Aussie author bingo blackouts throughout the year, Brenda!!


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LOL! Thanks:) Still have the ongoing challenges though - and Autumn's to come:)


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Marianne (cloggiedownunder) | 7112 comments Oh, boy, you're motoring through these. You'll have to do another whole set by June, I reckon


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Thanks Marianne:) Haven't updated for awhile either!


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Just updated the above to include the Autumn Challenge and the ones read:)


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Updated again:)


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Love of Reading's

Spring Quarterly Challenge: David Bowie Tribute
Duration: 03/01/2016– 05/31/16
Level: Hard
Progress: 12/12


1. Military/War - Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood 5s 7/3/16
2. 2nd in Series - Antidote to Murder by Felicity Young 4s 6/3/16
3. 3rd in Series - Tailor Made by Clare Havens 5s 1/3/16
4. 4th in Series - Baby Girl by Bette Lee Crosby 5s 2/3/16
5. Set in 1970s - The Journey by John A. Heldt 5s 28/3/16
6. # in Title - 15th Affair: (Women's Murder Club 15) by James Patterson 5s 31/3/16
7. Takes Place in NY - Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb 5s 5/3/16
8. Rebel - A Tattooed Heart by Deborah Challinor 5s 2/4/16
9. Letter "F" - Free of Malice by Liz Lazarus 4.5s 17/3/16
10. Hero - Zoo by James Patterson 4s 29/3/16
11. Main Character single - The Trap by Melanie Raabe 4s 22/3/16
12. Published 2016 - Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna 5s 14/3/16


Evan's Gallipoli by Kerry Greenwood Antidote to Murder (Dr Dody McCleland, #2) by Felicity Young Tailor Made (Constable Country Mysteries #3) by Clare Havens Baby Girl (Memory House Collection, #4) by Bette Lee Crosby The Journey (Northwest Passage, #2) by John A. Heldt 15th Affair (Women's Murder Club 15) (Women's Murder Club) by James Patterson Brotherhood in Death (In Death, #42) by J.D. Robb A Tattooed Heart (Convict Girls #4) by Deborah Challinor Free of Malice by Liz Lazarus Zoo by James Patterson The Trap by Melanie Raabe Daughter of Australia by Harmony Verna


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I've just updated all my challenges again:)


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AUSSIE READERS - Aussie Author Challenge - 1st January-31st December 2016 - part 2

To Infinity and beyond! 36+++ books
this section is 24 books - 24/24

Overall - 60/60

#1 Across

1. Cosy Mystery
- Trick or Treat by Kerry Greenwood 4s
2. One Word Title - Blame by Nicole Trope 4s
3. Bright Cover - The Dreamcatcher by Maggie Christensen 5s
4. Love Cover - Jack Gregson & the Forgotten Portal by Peter Wilson 5s
5. Author Never Read - Castle of Dreams by Elise McCune 5s
6. Keen to Read - The Midnight Watch: A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer 5s


Trick or Treat (Corinna Chapman, #4) by Kerry Greenwood Blame by Nicole Trope The Dreamcatcher (The Oregon Coast series #2) by Maggie Christensen Jack Gregson & the Forgotten Portal by Peter Wilson Castle of Dreams by Elise McCune The Midnight Watch A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer

#5 Across

1. Favourite Genre (Historical Fiction)
- Playing with Fire by Sharon Robards 4s
2. Historical - The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells 5s
3. Male Author - A Forest of Eyes by Ashley Capes 5s
4. Book a Gift - Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz 5s
5. Random TBR - Second Chance Town by Karly Lane 4.5s
6. Rated 4+ by Friend - Penguin Bloom: The Odd Little Bird Who Saved a Family by Cameron Bloom 5s

Playing with Fire by Sharon Robards The Wife's Tale by Christine Wells A Forest of Eyes (Book of Never, #2) by Ashley Capes Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz Second Chance Town by Karly Lane Penguin Bloom The Odd Little Bird Who Saved a Family by Cameron Bloom

#4 Across

1. Set in Another Country
- Conspiracy in Emilia Romagna by Erin Moira O'Hara 5s
2. 500+ pages - Tamar by Deborah Challinor 5s
3. Part of a Series - Behind the Wire by Rachel Amphlett (Dan Taylor #4) 5s
4. Published 2016 - The Other Side of the Season by Jenn J. McLeod 5s
5. On TBR over 2 years - Silver Dawn by G.J. Walker-Smith 5s
6. Water on Cover - Out of the Ice by Ann Turner 5s

Conspiracy in Emilia Romagna (A Santini/DeRosa Novel #1) by Erin Moira O'Hara Tamar by Deborah Challinor Behind the Wire (Dan Taylor #4) by Rachel Amphlett The Other Side of the Season by Jenn J. McLeod Silver Dawn (Wishes, #4.5) by G.J. Walker-Smith Out of the Ice by Ann Turner

#4 Down

1. Love the Cover
- Return To Jacaranda Avenue by Kerrie Paterson 5s
2. Set in AU - Secrets Of Whitewater Creek by Sarah Barrie 5s
3. Literary Fiction - Where the Trees Were by Inga Simpson 5s
4. Published 2016 - The Blood on My Hands: An Autobiography by Shannon O'Leary 4s
5. Book a Gift - Feels Like Home by Lisa Ireland 4s
6. Female Author - The Peppercorn Project by Nicki Edwards 5s

Return To Jacaranda Avenue by Kerrie Paterson Secrets Of Whitewater Creek by Sarah Barrie Where the Trees Were by Inga Simpson The Blood on My Hands An Autobiography by Shannon O'Leary Feels Like Home by Lisa Ireland The Peppercorn Project by Nicki Edwards


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I've updated every challenge and added May in now:)


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Elias Zanbaka | 862 comments I'm always proud to be lucky last.


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LOL! Unless of course it's a name with a letter after yours - Ze.....


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Elias Zanbaka | 862 comments Well, in that case, I guess being second last is better than being last ;)


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:)


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Aussie Readers Winter Challenge - 1/6/16 - 31/8/16

Favourite Author Spell-it-Out

13/14


I have chosen two authors (as they are both short names) - Kim Kelly and J.D. Robb

K - Kittyhawk Down by Garry Disher 4s
I - Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger 5s
M - The Midnight Watch: A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer 5s

K - The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins 5s
E - Entry Island by Peter May
L - Last Writes by C.A. Larmer 4s
L - Look Closer by Rachel Amphlett 5s
Y - A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck 5s

Kittyhawk Down by Garry Disher Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger The Midnight Watch A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins Entry Island by Peter May Last Writes (Ghostwriter Mystery #3) by C.A. Larmer Look Closer by Rachel Amphlett A Year Down Yonder (A Long Way from Chicago, #2) by Richard Peck

J - Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar 5s
D - Don't Say a Word by Jennifer Jaynes 5s

R - The Regrets of Cyrus Dodd by Bette Lee Crosby 4s
O - Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz 5s
B - Blame by Nicole Trope 4s
B - Beware of the Dog by Peter Corris 4.5s

Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar Don't Say a Word (Strangers Series #3) by Jennifer Jaynes The Regrets of Cyrus Dodd (Wyattsville, #4) by Bette Lee Crosby Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz Blame by Nicole Trope Beware of the Dog (Cliff Hardy) by Peter Corris


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Aussie Lovers of Crime/Mystery/Thriller/Suspense - Winter Challenge 1/6/16 -31/8/16

3/6

1.
Beware Of The Dog by Peter Corris 4.5s
2. Flare Up by Felicity Young (sheep/shearing)
3. Dumb Witness by Agatha Christie 5s (dog on cover)
4. Opal Fire by Barbra Annino 5s (dog on cover)
5. A Shot in the Bark: A Dog Park Mystery by C.A. Newsome
6. Murder is a Family Business by Heather Haven (cat)

Beware Of The Dog (Cliff Hardy, #15) by Peter Corris Flare Up (Cam Fraser, #2) by Felicity Young Dumb Witness (Hercule Poirot, #16) by Agatha Christie Opal Fire (A Stacy Justice Mystery, #1) by Barbra Annino A Shot in the Bark A Dog Park Mystery (Lia Anderson Dog Park Mysteries, #1) by C.A. Newsome Murder is a Family Business (The Alvarez Family Murder Mystery Series, #1) by Heather Haven


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Updated and current challenges added...


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Love of Reading's

Summer Quarterly Challenge: The Zodiac
Duration: 06/01/2016– 08/31/16
Level: Astrologer
Progress: 12/12

✔1. Scorpio - Rust Coloured
- The Twisted Knot: Constable Sammi Willis #2 by J.M. Peace 5s 10/6/16
2. Sagittarius - Letter "A" & "R" - Look Closer by Rachel Amphlett 5s 20/6/16
3. Capricorn - Brown Cover - The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins 5s 18/6/16
4. Aquarius - Blue Cover - Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar 5s 2/6/16
5. Pisces - On Water - The Midnight Watch: A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer 5s 7/6/16
6. Aries - Young Adult - Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz 5s 14/6/16
7. Taurus - Initial "R" - A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck 5s 16/6/16
8. Gemini - Twins - Don't Say a Word by Jennifer Jaynes 5s 3/6/16
9. Cancer - Family - Golden Hope by Johanna Nicholls 4.5s 22/6/16
10. Leo - Animal in Title - Beware of the Dog by Peter Corris 4.5s 3/6/16
11. Virgo - Green Cover - Last Writes by C.A. Larmer 4s 13/6/16
12. Libra - Friendship - The Horseman by Charlotte Nash 5s 4/6/16

The Twisted Knot Constable Sammi Willis #2 by J.M. Peace Look Closer by Rachel Amphlett The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar The Midnight Watch A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian by David Dyer Ophelia Adrift by Helen Goltz A Year Down Yonder (A Long Way from Chicago, #2) by Richard Peck Don't Say a Word (Strangers Series #3) by Jennifer Jaynes Golden Hope by Johanna Nicholls Beware of the Dog (Cliff Hardy) by Peter Corris Last Writes (Ghostwriter Mystery #3) by C.A. Larmer The Horseman by Charlotte Nash


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Love of Reading's June Challenge

Reader of the Month- Jonetta
Duration: 06/01/2016– 06/30/16
Progress: 6/6

4. A Fav Series
- Last Writes by C.A. Larmer 4s 13/6/16
5. Contemporary - The Horseman by Charlotte Nash 5s 4/6/16
14. Book Recommended - Band of Gold by Maggie Christensen 5s 19/6/16
21. Mystery - The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins 5s 18/6/16
23. Set in Australia - Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar 5s 2/6/16
24. Reader's Choice - The Twisted Knot: Constable Sammi Willis #2 by J.M. Peace ★s 10/6/16

Last Writes (Ghostwriter Mystery #3) by C.A. Larmer The Horseman by Charlotte Nash Band of Gold by Maggie Christensen The Khufra Run by Jack Higgins Journey's End by Jennifer Scoullar The Twisted Knot Constable Sammi Willis #2 by J.M. Peace


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Challenges updated with progress totals and a couple of completed challenges :)


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Anna Faversham (annafaversham) | 231 comments Definitely impressive. I daren't put my tiny list up!


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Haha! Thanks Anna :)


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Another one completed - post #45.


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