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message 1: by Lanelle, Production Chief (last edited Feb 26, 2016 06:07PM) (new)

Lanelle | 13236 comments Mod
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The Engadin Skimarathon is an annual cross-country ski race held on the second Sunday of March in Switzerland. It debuted in 1969, and is one of the major cross-country skiing events in the Alps. Between 11,000 and 13,000 skiers participate each year.

Engadin Skimarathon 2014 (Be sure to read the comment that has been posted.)

You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 2: by ~Michelle~ (last edited Mar 11, 2016 07:32PM) (new)

~Michelle~ (mlundy5) BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016

Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016


***COMPLETED 3-11-2016***

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
where a main character uses public transportation
A Spool of Blue Thread|Anne Tyler 3-2-2016 | 3*

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
where a main character goes to a house of worship
Demonic: How the Liberal Mob is Endangering America|Ann Coulter 3-11-2016 | 4*

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
where a main character flies in an airplane
The Goldfinch|Donna Tartt 3-6-2016 | 4*

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that begins with a 'S'
Strangers on a Train|Patricia Highsmith 3-9-2016 | 4*


message 3: by NayNay (last edited Mar 27, 2016 11:49AM) (new)

NayNay BOOK it to the finish line!
Duration :
March 1/16 - March 31/16

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
Out of Turn (Kathleen Turner, #4) by Tiffany Snow Out of Turn by Tiffany Snow 03/07/16 ****
where a main character uses public transportation
Adieu, Betty Crocker by François Gravel Adieu, Betty Crocker by Francois Gravel 03/01/16 **** Bus
where a main character goes camping
Book Lust to Go Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers by Nancy Pearl Book Lust to go: Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers by Nancy Pearl 03/21/16 ***
with lots of black on the cover
She's Not There by P.J. Parrish She's Not There by P.J. Parrish 03/06/15 ****
that is set by a lake
The Summer Cottage by Susan Kietzman The Summer Cottage by Susan Kietzman 03/03/16***

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
Fall from Pride (A Home Valley Amish Novel) by Karen Harper Fall From Pride by Karen Harper 03/14/16 ****
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
Walls of Babylon De Wolfe Pack/Great Lords of le Bec (de Wolfe Pack, #5) by Kathryn Le Veque Walls of Babylon by Kathryn Le Veque 03/11/16 *****
that is set in medieval times
The Handfasted Wife (Daughters of Hastings, #1) by Carol McGrath The Handfasted Wife by Carol McGrath 03/07/16 ***
with a character that can speak German
The Red Scarf by Kate Furnivall The Red Scarf by Kate Furnivall 03/13/16 ****

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
Meet Clara Andrews (The Clara Andrews Series Book 1) by Lacey London Meet Clara Andrews by Lacey London 03/12/16 *****
that you consider challenging
The Legacy of the Wandering Harlot (The Marie Series Book 3) by Iny Lorentz The Legacy of the Wandering Harlot by Iny Lorentz 03/27/16 ***
where a main character flies in an airplane
Minutes to Kill (Scarlet Falls, #2) by Melinda Leigh Minutes to Kill by Melinda Leigh 03/04/16 *****
that was published independently
Clara Meets The Parents (Clara Andrews Series - Book 2) by Lacey London Clara Meets the Parents by Lacey London 03/16/16 *****
that you completed in one day
A Lady of Esteem (Hawthorne House #0.5) by Kristi Ann Hunter A Lady of Esteem by Kristi Ann Hunter 03/01/16 ***

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
The Italian Woman (Catherine de Medici, #2) by Jean Plaidy The Italian Woman by Jean Plaidy 03/23/16 ****
where someone does a lot of walking
A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams 03/10/16 ****
that begins with a 'S'
Second Chance by Jane Green Second Chance by Jane Green 03/09/16 ***
that is the last of a series
Material Witness (Shipshewana Amish Mystery #3) by Vannetta Chapman Material Witness by Vannetta Chapman 03/19/16 ****
with someone who serves in the army
Tiny Little Thing by Beatriz Williams Tiny Little Thing by Beatriz Williams 03/17/16 ****


message 4: by Lanelle, Production Chief (last edited Mar 30, 2016 04:49PM) (new)

Lanelle | 13236 comments Mod
I'm in.
Duration : March 1 - 31
books read : 4

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
where a mc uses public transportation Sweet Fortune 3/10/6 *** (they take a ferry)

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
with a bridge on the cover Magic Mirror 3/30/16 ***

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that you completed in 1 day Frank and Fearless: Or the Fortunes of Jasper Kent 3/4 **

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin Cut from the Same Cloth 3/9/16 *** (Robert and Elizabeth are twins)


message 5: by Joann (last edited Mar 30, 2016 05:10AM) (new)

Joann Count me in again!

Duration : March 1 - 31
Progress : 12 three times around

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping Our Endless Numbered Days
with lots of black on the cover Property of a Lady
that is set by a lake The Anatomist's Wife

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town The Last Time I Was Me
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship The Rock Orchard
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German Halfway Hexed

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane Doom with a View
that was published independently
that you completed in one day The Blue Bistro

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin My Sister's Keeper
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S' Secret Daughter
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the armyMortal Arts


message 6: by Maya (last edited Mar 08, 2016 10:52AM) (new)

Maya (ferafaces) | 464 comments In!

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
with lots of black on the cover

DONE 3/6/2016 :: Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits // David Wong

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in medieval times

DONE 3/7/2016 :: The White Queen // Philippa Gregory

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that you completed in one day

DONE 3/2/2016 :: The Labyrinth // Catherynne M. Valente

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with someone who serves in the army

DONE 3/1/2016 :: A Confusion of Princes // Garth Nix
MC serves in the Navy (it's a futuristic space army, but it's still a thing!)


Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits by David Wong :: The White Queen (The Cousins' War, #1) by Philippa Gregory :: The Labyrinth by Catherynne M. Valente :: A Confusion of Princes by Garth Nix


FINISHED 3/7/2016


message 7: by Cheryl (last edited Mar 26, 2016 05:21PM) (new)

Cheryl La Pa (cheryllp) | 92 comments BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016
Duration: March 1 - 31, 2016

Completed: 4/4

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
✔with lots of black on the cover
Bound in Black (The Vessel Trilogy, #3) by Juliette Cross Bound in Black 16 March

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
✔with a bridge on the cover The Exiled Queen The Exiled Queen (Seven Realms, #2) by Cinda Williams Chima 9 March

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
✔that was published independently Dead and Kicking by Lisa Emme 5 March

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
✔that begins with a 'S' - Shadow Game 2 March

Shadow Game (GhostWalkers, #1) by Christine Feehan Dead and Kicking (The Harry Russo Diaries, #1) by Lisa Emme The Exiled Queen (Seven Realms, #2) by Cinda Williams Chima Bound in Black (The Vessel Trilogy, #3) by Juliette Cross


message 8: by Danielle Gypsy Soul (last edited Mar 25, 2016 04:16PM) (new)

Danielle  Gypsy Soul (afdaniellet) | 1342 comments BOOK it to the finish line!
Duration : March 1/16 - March 31/16

Read 4/4

CHALLENGE COMPLETE
The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series Edge of Danger 3/13 ★★★★★

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Promise Me the Stars 3/2 ★★★★

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series Mermen 3/22 ★

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
that begins with a 'S' Scoring Position 3/7 ★★★★★


message 9: by Alex (last edited Mar 09, 2016 08:32PM) (new)

Alex Shelby (jynxmecrazie) | 103 comments Book it to the Finish Line!
You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.
4/4 completed

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation: Radhika's Story: Surviving Human Trafficking; 3/5/16 3 stars
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town - Minerva Day 3/3/16; 3 stars
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - The Girl from the Well 3/9/16; 4 stars
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin - Night Road 3/8/16; 4 stars
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 10: by ✩Anna✩ (last edited Mar 23, 2016 06:07PM) (new)

✩Anna✩ (annanna) To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover Born of Illusion 3/5/16
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship Burial Rites 3/23/16
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series The Iron Butterfly 3/15/16
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series The Silver Siren 3/16/16
with someone who serves in the army


message 11: by Storm (last edited Mar 12, 2016 02:49PM) (new)

Storm (stormgerlock) BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016
Duration: March 1 - 31, 2016

Complete: 2/4


The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:

that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner 2016.03.11 ****
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S' Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen - 2016.03.03 ***
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen These Broken Stars (Starbound, #1) by Amie Kaufman


message 12: by VampAmber (last edited Mar 19, 2016 01:08PM) (new)

VampAmber | 349 comments Ahh, the only way to ski: in a warm house while reading a book and not putting any physical effort into it whatsoever.

BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016

Duration: 3/1/16-3/31/16
Progress: 4/4 (completed)

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
with lots of black on the cover - Beneath the Mall of Madness finished 3/19/16

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
where a main character goes to a house of worship - Go Tell it on the Mountain finished 3/8/16

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that you completed in one day - The Wide Window finished 3/9/16

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
where someone does a lot of walking - Tears of the Moon finished 3/14/16

Go Tell it on the Mountain by James Baldwin The Wide Window (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #3) by Lemony Snicket Tears of the Moon (Gallaghers of Ardmore, #2) by Nora Roberts Beneath the Mall of Madness (A Jaspar Windisle Adventure Book 1) by A.D. Folmer


message 13: by ❀~Amy~❀ (last edited Mar 30, 2016 11:15AM) (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 578 comments BOOK it to the finish line! - March
200 page minimum

4/4 read

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation Playing for Keeps ~ 3/3/16 ~ ★★★
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Maelstrom ~ 3/16/16 ~ ★★★★★
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day If I Die ~ 3/25/16 ~ ★★★★★

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking How to Walk Like a Man ~ 3/30/16 ~ ★★★★
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 14: by Book Concierge (last edited Mar 27, 2016 02:03PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2345 comments Book It To the Finish Line - The Engadin Skimarathon
Begins: 01March16 / Ends: 31March16



4/4 completed

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
with lots of black on the cover - Dance Hall of the Dead (Navajo Mysteries, #2) by Tony Hillerman ✔ – 12March16


To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town - Everything I Never Told You ✔ – 07Mar16


To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - The Good Thief's Guide to Amsterdam ✔ – 04Mar16


To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with someone who serves in the army - Monday, Monday ✔ – 08March16


message 15: by Tara (last edited Mar 30, 2016 10:50AM) (new)

Tara | 335 comments You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

2/4

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo (finished 3/24/16)
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series McNally's Secret by Lawrence Sanders (finished 3/13/16)
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 16: by Kristy (last edited Mar 09, 2016 10:21AM) (new)

Kristy BOOK it to the finish line! 4/4 Complete
Duration : March 1/16 - March 31/16

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
where a main character uses public transportation
Kiss the Girls (Alex Cross, #2) by James Patterson

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
Book, Line and Sinker (Library Lover's Mystery, #3) by Jenn McKinlay

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
Silver Thaw (Mystic Creek, #1) by Catherine Anderson

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that is the last of a series
Hell on Earth (Hellscape, #2) by Ally Blue


message 17: by Laila Jane (last edited Mar 17, 2016 01:56PM) (new)

Laila Jane (axlilxlala) | 413 comments Book It To The Finish Line: March - Engadin Skimarathon


***COMPLETE***

Goal: 4/4 stops
March 1 - 31, 2016
200 page limit

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
That is the 4th in a series
 Five Ways to Fall by K.A. Tucker (03/03/16) - Ten Tiny Breaths #4

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
That is set in a small town
 The Mind Readers by Lori Brighton (03/13/16)

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
That is the 1st in a series
 Sugar Rush by Donna Kauffman (03/14/16)

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
Where someone does a lot of walking
 Unmaking Hunter Kennedy by Anne Eliot (03/16/16)

Five Ways to Fall (Ten Tiny Breaths, #4) by K.A. Tucker The Mind Readers by Lori Brighton Sugar Rush (Cupcake Club #1) by Donna Kauffman Unmaking Hunter Kennedy by Anne Eliot


message 18: by Holli (last edited Mar 21, 2016 08:07PM) (new)

Holli | 333 comments BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016
Duration: March 1 - 31, 2016


The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging The Count of Monte Cristo 3/20/16 (the physical book would double as a doorstop)
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened In Benghazi 3/21/16 (one of the operators is former Army)


message 19: by BarbaraAnn (last edited Mar 17, 2016 06:50PM) (new)

BarbaraAnn | 297 comments I'm in:

4/4

You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
where a main character uses public transportation The Merchant of Death ****

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Without Reservations *****

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series Feral ****
that was published independently

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that begins with a 'S' The Sleeping Beauty ****


message 20: by Courtney (new)

Courtney (conservio) | 32 comments The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 21: by Stacey (last edited Mar 20, 2016 04:25PM) (new)

Stacey (boydsmom) | 317 comments Book it to the Finish--March
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:

that is the 4th in a series -- Bedroom Games 3/1. Book #4 in the Games series

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
With a character that can speak German -- Hexed 3/10 Atticus speaks German (and Russian)

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - Just Like Heaven 3/13 #1 in the Smythe-Smith Quartet

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that begins with a 'S' - The Selection 3/20

Done!


message 22: by MSallyJ (last edited Mar 11, 2016 11:00PM) (new)

MSallyJ Bergstrom (mablesallyjoycebergstrom) | 247 comments In! done


You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover Remorseless A British Crime Thriller (Doc Powers & D.I. Carver Investigate, #1) by Will Patching
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Dead Read Miracle by R.P. Dahlke
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series a Touch of Ice by L.J. Charles
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day One O'Clock Hustle (Rebecca Mayfield #1) by Joanne Pence

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'STATELINE Stateline (Dan Reno, #1) by Dave Stanton
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 23: by Leslie (last edited Mar 14, 2016 04:08PM) (new)

Leslie | 757 comments To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series The Song 3/4
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship The Master 3/2
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane White Lies 3/13
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin The Cat 3/7
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 24: by [deleted user] (last edited Mar 29, 2016 01:33PM) (new)

I'm in...

On my way to Lake Sils and Silvaplana with:
När änglarna försvann by Vincent Vega
a book with a lot of black on the cover. Started out on March 3rd. And reached my destination on March 10th.

Moving on towards Pontresina with:
Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks which is set in a small town. Started on March 12th. And reached my destination on March 17th.

Moving on towards Samedan Airport with:
Vill ha dig så illa by Gunnar Ardelius which I'm hoping I'll finish in one day. Started on March 18th. And finished the same day.

Moving on towards the finish line at S-chanf with:
Sommarhuset by Anna Fredriksson which starts with an "S". Started on March 20th. Reached the final destination on March 29th.


message 25: by LaurLa (new)

LaurLa | 2490 comments Book it Challenge - March 2016
Engadin Skimarathon


0 of 4 Complete

Lakes Sils and Silvaplana:
Black Jack - Lora Leigh - 4th in series

Pontresina:
For You - Kristen Ashley - small town

Samedan Airport:
Take the Key and Lock Her Up - Lena Diaz - this has been a challenging series for me

The finish line at S-chanf:
Sweet Water - Jeffrey Anna - first in series, begins with S

Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh For You (The 'Burg, #1) by Kristen Ashley Take the Key and Lock Her Up (Deadly Games, #4) by Lena Diaz Sweet Water by Anna Jeffrey


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Samantha Harvey (missymaysreadingnook) | 404 comments I'm in :)

You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover Ink and Bone
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Something Wicked This Way Comes
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series Sabriel
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day The Outsiders

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S' Seduce Me at Sunrise
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army Red Queen


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Denise Lauron (dlauron) | 390 comments The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 28: by Bobbi (last edited Apr 08, 2016 01:36PM) (new)

Bobbi  (schadenfreudian) | 284 comments Book it to the Finish Line
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016


The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover Liquor
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town To Kill a Mockingbird
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently Gypsy
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army The Nightingale

Liquor by Poppy Z. Brite To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee Gypsy (The Cavy Files #1) by Trisha Leigh The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah


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Ebb (ebbsbooks) | 96 comments 2/4

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake Hatchet

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot Hatchet (Brian's Saga, #1) by Gary Paulsen


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Alana (alockley) BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016

Duration : March 1 to March 31
Completed: 2/4

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
✔that is the 4th in a series: Whiskey Kisses 3/5/16

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
✔that is set in a small town: Cross Justice 3/3/16

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army

Cross Justice (Alex Cross, #23) by James Patterson Whiskey Kisses (3 AM Kisses, #3) by Addison Moore


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~Michelle~ (mlundy5) Done! Updated my completed post up at Message 2. :)


❤Stephanie ღ♥ღMrs Hannibal Lecterღ♥ღ | 482 comments BOOK it to the finish line! March 2016
Duration:
1st March - 31st March
Books: 4/4

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series - Wicked Deeds on a Winter's Night by Kresley Cole (02/03/16)

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
where a main character goes to a house of worship - No Rest for the Wicked by Kresley Cole (05/03/16)

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - A Marked Man by Sandrine Gasq-Dion (10/03/16)

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
where someone does a lot of walking - Alaska, with Love by Sandrine Gasq-Dion (12/03/16)

COMPLETED


message 33: by Donna (last edited Mar 25, 2016 02:40PM) (new)

Donna (dkflynn33) | 712 comments BOOK it to the finish line! March 2016
Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016
Books read: 4
completed: 3/22/16

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series The Dark Rising 3/11/16
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Staged to Death3/22/15
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series Breed of Innocence3/5/16
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin A Tale of Two Demon Slayers3/4/16
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 34: by Anna (new)

Anna Duration : March 1 - 31, 2016
Books completed: 1/4

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
that is set by a lake


that is set in a small town
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
The Spaces in Between by Caroline Jones
that begins with a 'S'
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


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Paris (pah13) | 4285 comments I'm in!


message 36: by Mandi (last edited Mar 19, 2016 11:08AM) (new)

Mandi | 20 comments Book It To the Finish Line - The Engadin Skimarathon
Begins: 3/1 - 3/31


4/4 completed

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

✔To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
where a main character uses public transportation
Imitation in Death

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
✔︎Jagged

✔To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
where a main character flies in an airplane
Unconditional

✔To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that begins with a 'S'
Shadows Strike


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Donna (dkflynn33) | 712 comments Completed msg 33


Danielle  Gypsy Soul (afdaniellet) | 1342 comments BOOK it to the finish line!
Duration : March 1/16 - March 31/16

Read 4/4

CHALLENGE COMPLETE
The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series Edge of Danger 3/13 ★★★★★

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town Promise Me the Stars 3/2 ★★★★

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series Mermen 3/22 ★

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
that begins with a 'S' Scoring Position 3/7 ★★★★★


message 39: by Jonquil (last edited Mar 25, 2016 06:16PM) (new)

Jonquil | 694 comments 4/4

DONE

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
Magic on the Storm 3/21

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
The Prairie Chicken Kill 3/15

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
that you completed in one day
Another Man's Treasure 3/6

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
that is the last of a series A Ghoul's Guide to Love and Murder 3/25


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Cheryl La Pa (cheryllp) | 92 comments Completed!

BOOK it to the finish line! - March 2016
Duration: March 1 - 31, 2016

Completed: 4/4

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
✔with lots of black on the cover
Bound in Black (The Vessel Trilogy, #3) by Juliette Cross Bound in Black 16 March

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
✔with a bridge on the cover The Exiled Queen The Exiled Queen (Seven Realms, #2) by Cinda Williams Chima 9 March

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
✔that was published independently Dead and Kicking by Lisa Emme 5 March

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
✔that begins with a 'S' - Shadow Game 2 March

Shadow Game (GhostWalkers, #1) by Christine Feehan Dead and Kicking (The Harry Russo Diaries, #1) by Lisa Emme The Exiled Queen (Seven Realms, #2) by Cinda Williams Chima Bound in Black (The Vessel Trilogy, #3) by Juliette Cross


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Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2345 comments update message # 14 - Challenge Completed - 12March16


Book It To the Finish Line - The Engadin Skimarathon
Begins: 01March16 / Ends: 31March16



4/4 completed

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
with lots of black on the cover - Dance Hall of the Dead (Navajo Mysteries, #2) by Tony Hillerman ✔ – 12March16


To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town - Everything I Never Told You ✔ – 07Mar16


To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series - The Good Thief's Guide to Amsterdam ✔ – 04Mar16


To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with someone who serves in the army - Monday, Monday ✔ – 08March16


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I'm in... And done :)

On my way to Lake Sils and Silvaplana with:
När änglarna försvann by Vincent Vega
a book with a lot of black on the cover. Started out on March 3rd. And reached my destination on March 10th.

Moving on towards Pontresina with:
Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks which is set in a small town. Started on March 12th. And reached my destination on March 17th.

Moving on towards Samedan Airport with:
Vill ha dig så illa by Gunnar Ardelius which I'm hoping I'll finish in one day. Started on March 18th. And finished the same day.

Moving on towards the finish line at S-chanf with:
Sommarhuset by Anna Fredriksson which starts with an "S". Started on March 20th. Reached the final destination on March 29th.


message 43: by Marla (last edited Mar 30, 2016 08:21PM) (new)

 Marla | 789 comments BOOK it to the Finish Line! March 2016
Duration: 3/1/16 - 3/31/16
Progress: 4 of 4
Completed: 3/15/16

The Engadin Skimarathon is an annual cross-country ski race held on the second Sunday of March in Switzerland. It debuted in 1969, and is one of the major cross-country skiing events in the Alps. Between 11,000 and 13,000 skiers participate each year.

You must read one book to reach each place along the route.
Books must be at least 200 pages. Re-reads are okay.

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
where a main character uses public transportation
where a main character goes camping
with lots of black on the cover
The Faerie War by Rachel Morgan (3/5/16)
The Faerie War (Creepy Hollow, #3) by Rachel Morgan
that is set by a lake

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt (3/8/16)
Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
that is set in medieval times
with a character that can speak German

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
Marked by P.C. Cast (3/12/16)
Marked (House of Night #1) by P.C. Cast
that you consider challenging
where a main character flies in an airplane
that was published independently
that you completed in one day

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
where someone does a lot of walking
that begins with a 'S'
Some Girls Bite by Chloe Neill (3/15/16)
Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, #1) by Chloe Neill
that is the last of a series
with someone who serves in the army


message 44: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Happy reading....

The race begins at the Maloja Palace Hotel.

To get to Lakes Sils and Silvaplana, read a book:
that is the 4th in a series
Out of Turn (Kathleen Turner, #4) by Tiffany Snow Out of Turn by Tiffany Snow 03/07/16 ****
where a main character uses public transportation
Adieu, Betty Crocker by François Gravel Adieu, Betty Crocker by Francois Gravel 03/01/16 **** Bus
where a main character goes camping
Book Lust to Go Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers by Nancy Pearl Book Lust to go: Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers by Nancy Pearl 03/21/16 ***
with lots of black on the cover
She's Not There by P.J. Parrish She's Not There by P.J. Parrish 03/06/15 ****
that is set by a lake
The Summer Cottage by Susan Kietzman The Summer Cottage by Susan Kietzman 03/03/16***

To get to Pontresina, read a book:
that is set in a small town
Fall from Pride (A Home Valley Amish Novel) by Karen Harper Fall From Pride by Karen Harper 03/14/16 ****
with a bridge on the cover
where a main character goes to a house of worship
Walls of Babylon De Wolfe Pack/Great Lords of le Bec (de Wolfe Pack, #5) by Kathryn Le Veque Walls of Babylon by Kathryn Le Veque 03/11/16 *****
that is set in medieval times
The Handfasted Wife (Daughters of Hastings, #1) by Carol McGrath The Handfasted Wife by Carol McGrath 03/07/16 ***
with a character that can speak German
The Red Scarf by Kate Furnivall The Red Scarf by Kate Furnivall 03/13/16 ****

To get to Samedan Airport, read a book:
that is the 1st in a series
Meet Clara Andrews (The Clara Andrews Series Book 1) by Lacey London Meet Clara Andrews by Lacey London 03/12/16 *****
that you consider challenging
The Legacy of the Wandering Harlot (The Marie Series Book 3) by Iny Lorentz The Legacy of the Wandering Harlot by Iny Lorentz 03/27/16 ***
where a main character flies in an airplane
Minutes to Kill (Scarlet Falls, #2) by Melinda Leigh Minutes to Kill by Melinda Leigh 03/04/16 *****
that was published independently
Clara Meets The Parents (Clara Andrews Series - Book 2) by Lacey London Clara Meets the Parents by Lacey London 03/16/16 *****
that you completed in one day
A Lady of Esteem (Hawthorne House #0.5) by Kristi Ann Hunter A Lady of Esteem by Kristi Ann Hunter 03/01/16 ***

To get to the finish line at S-chanf, read a book:
with a twin
The Italian Woman (Catherine de Medici, #2) by Jean Plaidy The Italian Woman by Jean Plaidy 03/23/16 ****
where someone does a lot of walking
A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams 03/10/16 ****
that begins with a 'S'
Second Chance by Jane Green Second Chance by Jane Green 03/09/16 ***
that is the last of a series
Material Witness (Shipshewana Amish Mystery #3) by Vannetta Chapman Material Witness by Vannetta Chapman 03/19/16 ****
with someone who serves in the army
Tiny Little Thing by Beatriz Williams Tiny Little Thing by Beatriz Williams 03/17/16 ****


message 45: by LaurLa (new)

LaurLa | 2490 comments Excellent challenge, as always!!!


Book it Challenge - March 2016
Engadin Skimarathon


4 of 4 Complete

Lakes Sils and Silvaplana:
Holiday in Death - J.D. Robb - lots of black on cover - 03.16 ★★★★

Pontresina:
For You - Kristen Ashley - small town - 03.05 ★★★★

Samedan Airport:
Take the Key and Lock Her Up - Lena Diaz - this has been a challenging series for me - 03.31 ★★★★

The finish line at S-chanf:
Sweet Water - Jeffrey Anna - first in series, begins with S - 03.01 ★★★★

Black Jack (Elite Ops, #4) by Lora Leigh For You (The 'Burg, #1) by Kristen Ashley Take the Key and Lock Her Up (Deadly Games, #4) by Lena Diaz Sweet Water by Anna Jeffrey


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