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message 1: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 20, 2016 08:22AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments 2016 July Pick-It-For-Me Challenge
1st July - 31st July
I've just read Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton and gave it 4 stars.
I also read Easy Love (Boudreaux, #1) by Kristen Proby and One Tiny Lie (Ten Tiny Breaths, #2) by K.A. Tucker gave them both 4 stars as well


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Ravenbleu | 56 comments Finished
Read the Month Norwegian Edition: Juli (July)
Duration: July 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

Read: 4/4

J: #Junkie 1st July
U: Underwater 7th July
L: Leave a Mark 12th July
I: Irresistibly Yours 12th July
#Junkie (GearShark, #1) by Cambria Hebert Underwater by Maayan Nahmani Leave a Mark by Stephanie Fournet Irresistibly Yours (Oxford, #1) by Lauren Layne


message 3: by Ravenbleu (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments RRRC: July Monthly Challenge
10/10 read

✔︎ 1. J is for July: Read a book that starts with "J" Jockblocked 4th July
✔ 2. Happy Anniversary!: Read a book that was published in July of any year. Easy Charm 8th July
✔ 3. Featured Author: A book published in 2003.The Determined Virgin 10th July
✔︎ 4. Disobedience Day: The MC has been in jail, something dark in his/her past. Built 4th July
✔ 5. Sidewalk Egg Frying Day: Read a book that’s sizzling hot. Shameless 8th July
✔ 6. Cow Appreciation Day: Read a book with a western theme. Wicked Fall 8th July
✔︎ 7. Moon Day: A cover with a undressed person(s) on it Sacked 3rd July
✔︎ 8. Amelia Earhart Day: A book with a MC who has an occupation or hobby that is traditionally dominated by the opposite sex. Ryker 3rd July
✔ 9. Europe: A book that is set in Europe The Geek Gets The Girl 6th July
✔︎ 10. Reader's Choice:Read the book of your choice. Underwater 7th July
Jockblocked (Gridiron, #2) by Jen Frederick Easy Charm (Boudreaux, #2) by Kristen Proby The Determined Virgin by Daphne Clair Built (Saints of Denver, #1) by Jay Crownover Shameless (Playboys in Love, #1) by Gina L. Maxwell Wicked Fall (The Wicked Horse, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Sacked (Gridiron, #1) by Jen Frederick Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey, #4) by Sawyer Bennett The Geek Gets The Girl by Michele Hauf Underwater by Maayan Nahmani


message 4: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 20, 2016 08:39AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments The Yahtzee Challenge
July Roll
Rolled: 2,3,5,3,4 - Keep : 2,3,4,5
Rolled : 6 - Keep : 6
Final : 2,3,4,5,6
Lg.Straight-5 numbers in a row (1,2,3,4,5 or 2,3,4,5,6)- Read a book with a page count over 250 pages.
Finished
#Junkie (GearShark, #1) by Cambria Hebert #Junkie


message 5: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 22, 2016 01:24AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments FINISHED
Word Hunt ~ July
1 - 31 July 2016

Completed: 9/10
Bonus: 3/5

✔︎ alcohol/ic: Easy Love
My cheeks feel warm from the alcohol, but....
Location:- 35.61%

✔︎ collide: Any Duchess Will Do
...nearly collided with a finely dressed man.
Location:- 90.45%

✔︎ curve: Mr. Romantic
...that fell down over the curve of his chest...
Location:- 14.61%

✔︎ fence: The Allure of Dean Harper
I'd been on the fence about attending...
Location:- 35.72%

✔︎ gamble: Undercover Billionaire Boss: A BWWM Contemporary Romance
...liked to gamble, though his chosen...
Location:- 32.00%

✔︎ haircut: Ryker
...grocery shopping, and I need a haircut .
Location:- 27.50%

✔︎ horse: Mr. Romantic
The horses are running.
Location:- 43.37%

✔︎ purple: Easy Love
..right after I pull a purple, lacy ....
Location:- 85.40%

✔︎ swing: The Allure of Dean Harper
"Okay, I'm just going to swing my leg over..."
Location:- 38.47%

✔︎ twelve : Easy Love
"Oh, gosh, about twelve years now, I guess."
Location:- 15.52%

Bonus words:
✔︎ buffet: Undercover Billionaire Boss: A BWWM Contemporary Romance
...way through the buffet line.
Location:- 69.46%

✔︎ grain:Any Duchess Will Do
...possessed a single grain of decency, he would...
Location:- 26.00%

✔︎ messenger:- Free Me
...enough for her to be his messenger.
Location:- 57.87%

✔︎ orphanage: Any Duchess Will Do
...desire to spend his day at an orphanage.
Location:- 44.47%

✔︎ unit: The Allure of Dean Harper
The A/C unit kicked on and...
Location:- 89.56%


Easy Love (Boudreaux, #1) by Kristen Proby Mr. Romantic (Mister, #2) by J.A. Huss Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey, #4) by Sawyer Bennett The Allure of Dean Harper (The Allure, #2) by R.S. Grey Undercover Billionaire Boss A BWWM Contemporary Romance by Mia Caldwell Free Me (The Found Duet, #1) by Laurelin Paige Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove, #4) by Tessa Dare


message 6: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 20, 2016 03:47PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments Chubby Chunkster Challenge
Level: Mor-book-ly Obese
Completed: 7/8

1.[516]Elements of Chemistry 13th January

2.[460]Corrupt 21st January

3.[467]Debt 24th January

4.[572]Kulti 10th June

5.[542]#Junkie 1st July

6.[564]#Rev 3rd July

7.[528]Mystery Man 20th July

8.


message 7: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 01, 2016 02:00PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments Read the Month Norwegian Edition - August
1st August - 31st August
0/6

A: Anything but Minor
U: Unexpected Reality - 1st August
G: Grayson's Vow
U: Undeniably You
S: Stinger
T: The Unidentified Redhead

Anything but Minor (Balls in Play, #1) by Kate Stewart Unexpected Reality by Kaylee Ryan Grayson's Vow by Mia Sheridan Undeniably You by Jewel E. Ann Stinger by Mia Sheridan The Unidentified Redhead (Redhead, #1) by Alice Clayton


message 8: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 02, 2016 01:42AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments 2016 August Monthly Challenge
1st August - 31st August
0/10

01.'A' is for August: Anything but Minor
02. Happy Anniversary!:
03. Featured Author Challenge:
04. Summer Olympics (August 5-21):
05. Book Lover's Day (August 9): a book rated higher than 4 on GR. Unexpected Reality - 1st August
06. Relaxation Day (August 15):
07. National Tell a Joke Day (August 16):
08. Senior Citizens Day:
09. More Herbs, Less Salt Day (August 29):
10. Reader's Choice:



message 9: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 01, 2016 02:08PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments Word Hunt ~ August
1 - 31 August 2016

Completed: 0/10
Bonus: 0/5

✔︎ appetite
✔︎ bachelor
✔︎ connect
chicken
downcast
early
flight
pest
promise
rose

Bonus words:
acrobat
captain
futuristic
implant
privileged


message 10: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 02, 2016 01:30PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments Meet & Greet Challenge: Round 17 (Aug/Sep)

Group 1

Amy (green fairy) -
Mister O by Lauren Blakely Black Widow (Club Bridge, #1) by Lauren Runow Finding London (The Flawed Heart Series, #1) by Ellie Wade
Becky -
Happily Ever Ninja (Knitting in the City, #5) by Penny Reid Cocky Bastard by Penelope Ward The Purest Hook (Second Circle Tattoos, #3) by Scarlett Cole
ChristinaT-
On the Rocks (Last Call, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Never Never (Never Never, #1) by Colleen Hoover The Unidentified Redhead (Redhead, #1) by Alice Clayton
Connie N-
Twisted (Tangled, #2) by Emma Chase Good Girl (Love Unexpectedly, #2) by Lauren Layne Dirty (Dive Bar, #1) by Kylie Scott
DebbieDoc -
Like Gravity by Julie Johnson Screwed (Screwed, #1) by Kendall Ryan Kaleidoscope Hearts (Hearts, #1) by Claire Contreras
Donna -
Man Candy by Melanie Harlow Bad Romeo (Starcrossed, #1) by Leisa Rayven Black Widow (Club Bridge, #1) by Lauren Runow
Emerson -
Eighteen 18 by J.A. Huss Love, Chloe by Alessandra Torre Deep Redemption (Hades Hangmen, #4) by Tillie Cole
Gea -
Full Measures (Flight & Glory, #1) by Rebecca Yarros The Empty Jar by M. Leighton The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata
Grace -
Full Measures (Flight & Glory, #1) by Rebecca Yarros Sketch by Laramie Briscoe Stinger by Mia Sheridan
Jane -
#Selfie (Hashtag, #4) by Cambria Hebert Fighting Silence (On the Ropes, #1) by Aly Martinez The Player and the Pixie (Rugby, #2) by L.H. Cosway
KarenH -
Dirty (Dive Bar, #1) by Kylie Scott Twisted (Tangled, #2) by Emma Chase Down London Road (On Dublin Street, #2) by Samantha Young
LaurLa -
American Savages (Ruthless People, #3) by J.J. McAvoy The Billionaire’s Favorite Mistake (Billionaires and Bridesmaids, #4) by Jessica Clare Undeniably You by Jewel E. Ann
~Melissa~ -
Cream of the Crop (Hudson Valley, #2) by Alice Clayton Grayson's Vow by Mia Sheridan A Father's Fight (Fighting, #4.5) by J.B. Salsbury
Nadine -
Shine Not Burn (Shine Not Burn, #1) by Elle Casey Hearts of Blue (Hearts, #4) by L.H. Cosway The Fractured Heart (Second Circle Tattoos, #2) by Scarlett Cole
Nereta -
Fighting Silence (On the Ropes, #1) by Aly Martinez Licked (L.A. Liaisons, #1) by Brooke Blaine Moonshot by Alessandra Torre
Runell -
A Beautiful Sin by Terri E. Laine Broken Prince (The Royals, #2) by Erin Watt Bad Romeo (Starcrossed, #1) by Leisa Rayven
Stephanie -
It Ain't Me, Babe (Hades Hangmen, #1) by Tillie Cole Uncivilized (Uncivilized, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Sketch by Laramie Briscoe
Sunshine -
Sweet Filthy Boy (Wild Seasons, #1) by Christina Lauren Maybe Someday (Maybe, #1) by Colleen Hoover Never Been Kissed (Never Been, #1) by C.M. Kars
Tink Magoo-
Anything but Minor (Balls in Play, #1) by Kate Stewart Fleeting Moments by Bella Jewel Crow (Boston Underworld, #1) by A. Zavarelli


message 11: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 21, 2016 06:16AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments READ-THE-SEASON SUMMER CHALLENGE: NORWEGIAN
Duration: June 20, 2016 - September 21, 2016

LEVEL 2

Read:- 9/12

SOMMER

S:Sacked
O:One Tiny Lie
M:More Than Water
M:Mr. Romantic
E:Easy Love
R:Room for You


Sacked (Gridiron, #1) by Jen Frederick One Tiny Lie (Ten Tiny Breaths, #2) by K.A. Tucker More Than Water (More Than Water, #1) by Renee Ericson Mr. Romantic (Mister, #2) by J.A. Huss Easy Love (Boudreaux, #1) by Kristen Proby Room for You (Cranberry Inn, #1) by Beth Ehemann


ULTIMA

U:Undeniably You
L:Leave a Mark
T:The Unidentified Redhead
I:Irresistibly Yours
M:Mystery Man
A:Any Duchess Will Do

Undeniably You by Jewel E. Ann Leave a Mark by Stephanie Fournet The Unidentified Redhead (Redhead, #1) by Alice Clayton Irresistibly Yours (Oxford, #1) by Lauren Layne Mystery Man (Dream Man, #1) by Kristen Ashley Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove, #4) by Tessa Dare


message 12: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 22, 2016 09:21AM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments FINISHED
Let’s go to the Olympics! Challenge
June 15, 2016 through September 14, 2016


Silver Medal: Read 15 books

The Games (5 books)

Summer: Read a book that takes place in the summer, or that is set somewhere that is known for warm/hot weather Price of a Kiss 5th July

Winter: Read a book that is set in a location known for cooler/cold weather. Ryker 3rd July

Paralympics: Read a book with a character who suffers from some sort of illness or disability (physical or mental), or other physical defect (scars, injury, etc.) Underwater 7th July

Youth Games: Read book in which a child figures prominently in the story-line. Built 5th July

Ancient Games: Read a Historical novel or a book with an older character. Any Duchess Will Do 21st July

Price of a Kiss (Forbidden Men, #1) by Linda Kage Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey, #4) by Sawyer Bennett Underwater by Maayan Nahmani Built (Saints of Denver, #1) by Jay Crownover Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove, #4) by Tessa Dare


Colors and Symbols (10 books)

The colors on the Olympic Flag:

Blue: Read a book with blue on the cover, or that is set on water. More Than Water 14th July

Black: Read a book with black on the cover or a character that you would consider a “bad guy”. To Have 22th July

Red: Read a book with a red cover, or that has a suspenseful or mysterious storyline. Bossman 19th July

Yellow: Read a book with yellow on the cover, or with a happy, funny, or lighthearted character or storyline. To Professor, with Love 7th July

Green: Read a book with green on the cover Room for You 9th July

White: Read a book with white on the cover Wicked Fall 8th July

Olympic Rings: Read a book with something round on the cover, or a story with multiple POVs or connected storylines. Be My Hero 9th July

Torch/Flame: Read a book with fire or some other light source on the cover, or with a “hot” storyline. To Love Jason Thorn 11th July

Medals: Read a book that has been nominated for an award of any kind. BEST DEBUT GOODREADS AUTHOR 2015 The Strongest Steel 18th July

Olympic Motto "Faster, Higher, Stronger": Read a book with a character that is either physically or mentally Strong. Mystery Man 20th July

More Than Water (More Than Water, #1) by Renee Ericson To Have (The Dumont Diaries, #1) by Alessandra Torre Bossman by Vi Keeland To Professor, with Love (Forbidden Men, #2) by Linda Kage Room for You (Cranberry Inn, #1) by Beth Ehemann Wicked Fall (The Wicked Horse, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Be My Hero (Forbidden Men, #3) by Linda Kage To Love Jason Thorn by Ella Maise The Strongest Steel (Second Circle Tattoos, #1) by Scarlett Cole Mystery Man (Dream Man, #1) by Kristen Ashley

Countries (10 books)

Greece (GRE): The home of the Ancient Olympic Games, and location of the first modern Olympic Games

Brazil (BRA): Host nation of this year’s Summer Olympic Games

Switzerland (SUI): Home of the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee

United States (USA)

France (FRA)

Japan (JPN)
Great Britain (GBR)

Canada (CAN)

Italy (ITA)

Germany (GER)

For each of the above countries, read a book that is set in that country, has an author or character from there, or where the three letters in the country’s abbreviation can be found in the title and/or author of the book.


message 13: by Ravenbleu (last edited Jul 22, 2016 02:53PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments Countries (10 books)

Greece (GRE):-The Geek Gets The Girl

Brazil (BRA):-Built-Jay Crownover

Switzerland (SUI): Home of the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee

United States (USA) :- Nuts-Alice Clayton

France (FRA)

Japan (JPN)

Great Britain (GBR)

Canada (CAN):-Cambria Hebert-#Junkie

Italy (ITA):- Kristen Proby-Easy Love

Germany (GER)

For each of the above countries, read a book that is set in that country, has an author or character from there, or where the three letters in the country’s abbreviation can be found in the title and/or author of the book.

Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton Easy Love (Boudreaux, #1) by Kristen Proby #Junkie (GearShark, #1) by Cambria Hebert The Geek Gets The Girl by Michele Hauf Built (Saints of Denver, #1) by Jay Crownover


message 14: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 02, 2016 12:55PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments August Roll
Rolled: 4,2,5,6,4 - Keep : 4,4,5,6
Rolled : 4 - Keep : 4
Final : 4,4,4,5,6
Fours - Read a book with a four word title.



message 15: by Ravenbleu (last edited Aug 02, 2016 01:21PM) (new)

Ravenbleu | 56 comments This will be the place to check for the alternative task each month*

February- Read a book with white on the cover The Deal 3rd February

March- Read a book with an athlete character or a sports romance The Score 4th March

April- Read a humorous book Big Rock 16th April

May- Read a Paranormal or Sci-fi romance or a book with star(s) on the cover or the word 'star', or 'war' or 'light' or 'dark' in the title.

June- Read a Romantic Suspense book The Strongest Steel 18th June


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