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Each month we will give you a list of 50 themed words to find in your books.

There is no limit to how many words you can get per book.

*Any genre/format is fine. Re-reads are OK. No page minimum.*

For each word please list the book, date read, page number/location and sentence where you found it.

EXAMPLE -
Apple - A Touch of Ice - L.J. Charles (1/10/16)
I had a weakness for apple pie, heavy on the cinnamon... (loc. 245)

It’s November so our theme this month is Thanksgiving AND Guy Fawkes Night

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Choose your Level:
Light My Fire – 10-20 words
Rocket Man – 21-40 words
Baby You're a Firework! – 41-50 words


DURATION: 1st November 2016 - 30th November 2016

**Books must be started and finished within this time frame.**

***Reserve your spot but no hunting till the 1st!***

Happy hunting!

Word List

THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing
2. Corn
3. Cranberry
4. Dessert
5. Dinner
6. Family
7. Feast
8. Gravy
9. Heritage
10. Holiday
11. Massachusetts
12. Mayflower
13. Native
14. Parade
15. Pecan
16. Pie
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin
19. Squash
20. Stuffing
21. Thanksgiving
22. Thursday
23. Tradition
24. Turkey
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang
2. Blast
3. Bonfire
4. Burn
5. Crackle
6. Display
7. Explosion
8. Fifth
9. Fireworks
10. Flames
11. Fuse
12. Gunpowder
13. Guy
14. November
15. Parliament
16. Plot
17. Pop
18. Remember
19. Rocket
20. Smoke
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal
23. Treason
24. Wheel
25. Whistle


message 2: by [deleted user] (last edited Nov 19, 2016 05:37AM) (new)

Thanksgiving & Guy Fawkes Scavenger Hunt

Duration: Nov 1st - 30th 2016

Level: Baby You're a Firework (41+)

Progress: 50/50


Maximum Ride Forever - James Patterson (3/11/16)

Bang - ...and then a big bang. (pg 184)
Blast - Another floor shaking blast... (pg 32)
Burn - "And what did the burn victims say?" (pg 132)
Corn - I ate it like an ear of corn... (pg 105)
Crackle - ...all we heard was the crackle of static. (pg 44)
Dessert - ...and then for dessert, like, fish. (pg 120)
Dinner - Rizal was distracted with his dinner... (pg 121)
Explosion - ...like a fizzy explosion of orange soda... (pg 8)
Family - What was I thinking, leaving my family? (pg 3)
Feast - ...ready to feast on his insides. (pg 84)
Fireworks - ...no one was very excited about fireworks. (pg 355)
Flames - ...it went up in flames. (pg 3)
Gunpowder - "I didn't see any gunpowder..." (pg 185)
Guy - "You know, with guy stuff" (pg 191)
Parade - It was a parade of enemies... (pg 318)
Pop - ...making my eardrums pop. (pg 72)
Remember - "Remember when Nudge wanted us to celebrate Thanksgiving like normal people..." (pg 186)
Rocket - It was like a rocket had been set off... (pg 2)
Smoke - ...column of liquid fire and smoke. (pg 2)
Thanksgiving - "Remember when Nudge wanted us to celebrate Thanksgiving like normal people..." (pg 186)
Turkey - "Well, that's one way to cook a turkey" (pg 184)
Yam - "Or yams with marshmallows" (pg 186)

The Affair of the 39 Cufflinks - James Anderson (4/11/16)

Blessing - "...but a blessing or a service of cleansing". (pg 390)
Display - "...when we're on public display." (pg 92)
Fifth - "...the portrait of the Fifth Earl..." (pg 112)
Holiday - "...going off for a holiday on her own." (pg 61)
Parliament - ...something nobody objected to a Member of Parliament doing... (pg 23)
Pie - "Stella was as nice as pie yesterday..." (pg 270)
Thursday - "...on Thursday morning..." (pg 70)
Tradition - "...it'll become a family tradition." (pg 109)
Whistle - There was a whistle. (pg 49)

The Last Battle - C.S. Lewis (4/11/16)

Bonfire - It was a bonfire, newly lit... (pg 53)
Plot - "This cursed cat is in the plot, in the very centre of it" (pg 134)

The Prisoner's Gold - Chris Kuzneski (6/11/16)

Fuse - ...fired its piezoelectric fuse... (pg 335)
Heritage - ...International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology... (pg 177)
Native - ...blurting apologies in their native tongue... (pg 166)
November - ...the last mission had ended in November... (pg 9)
Squeal - He could hear the squeal of tires... (pg 132)
Wheel - Sarah pointed to a small brass wheel at the center... (pg 351)

Love You Dead - Peter James (10/11/16)

Massachusetts - ...at MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (pg 335)

Smashed Potatoes and Gravy - Ginny Gold (13/11/16)

Cranberry - Kori's plate was covered with sliced turkey drenched in gravy, a healthy pile of stuffing, cranberry sauce, butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, and carrots. (loc. 1569)
Gravy - Kori's plate was covered with sliced turkey drenched in gravy, a healthy pile of stuffing, cranberry sauce, butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, and carrots. (loc. 1569)
Pumpkin - Kori started on the pumpkin pies. (loc. 941)
Squash - Kori's plate was covered with sliced turkey drenched in gravy, a healthy pile of stuffing, cranberry sauce, butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, and carrots. (loc. 1569)
Stuffing - Kori's plate was covered with sliced turkey drenched in gravy, a healthy pile of stuffing, cranberry sauce, butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, and carrots. (loc. 1569)

Blacklands - Belinda Bauer (14/11/16)

Sparkler - ...smoking like sparklers in a bucket of water. (pg 36)

The Traitor's Mark - D.K. Wilson (16/11/16)

Treason - "...on charges of high treason." (pg 3)

How (Not) to Kiss a Toad - Elizabeth A. Reeves (17/11/16)

Pecan - I made honey pecan, and mango-jalapeno... (loc. 511)

Mayflower Murders - Carolyn McCray (18/11/16)

Mayflower - Remembrance Wilkes stood on the deck of the Mayflower... (loc.141)

The Wouldbegoods - E. Nesbit (19/11/16)

Pilgrim - "I'll just be a plain pilgrim..." (loc. 2292)


message 3: by Joann (last edited Nov 19, 2016 04:13PM) (new)

Joann | 1254 comments November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Rocket Man 21 - 40 workds

Progress: 48 / 50

THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 348 “I count my BLESSINGS.”
2. Corn The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 3 “...color of sun-kissed CORN.”
3. Cranberry The Travelling Tea Shop p. 141 "...the world's largest CRANBERRY grower."
4. Dessert The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 46 “DESSERT was cleared off the table.”
5. Dinner The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 45 “...arrived just before DINNER.”
6. Family The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 4 “I leave behind a FAMILY…”
7. Feast Everyone Brave is Forgiven - p.319 “They were treated to a FEAST.”
8. Gravy The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.192 “...the remaining GRAVY from his stew.”
9. Heritage The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.60 “Joseph would not take her HERITAGE…”
10. Holiday The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 92 “We’ll call it a HOLIDAY.”
11. Massachusetts Charms and Chocolate Chips audiobook ch.4 “...urging me to you to Massachusetts with him.”
12. Mayflower The Travelling Tea Shop p.146 "..the MAYFLOWER first met land."
13. Native The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.677 “...speak in her NATIVE tongue.”
14. Parade The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p .414 “travelled to the May Day PARADE.”
15. Pecan Charms and Chocolate Chips audiobook ch.9 ”...peaches and PECANS are always in favor.”
16. Pie All Good Deeds P.269 “...about their chocolate PIE.”
17. Pilgrim The Travelling Tea Shop p.146 "That's the PILGRIM monument."
18. Pumpkin The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 47 “...face like a smashed-in PUMPKIN.”
19. Squash All Good Deeds p.200 “...trying to SQUASH the image..”
20. Stuffing Give Up the Ghost p.83 :...with the STUFFING peeking out.”
21. Thanksgiving A Robot in the Garden p.165 “...came for a THANKSGIVING break.”
22. Thursday The Skull Beneath the Skin p.75 “It was ten o’clock on THURSDAY night.”
23. Tradition The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.142 “...a TRADITION she still loved today.”
24. Turkey The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 80 “...try just a little TURKEY?”

25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact Guardian of Secrets p. 607 “He wanted to BANG the murdering bastard’s head…”
2. Blast Everyone Brave is Forgiven- p.53 “A cold BLAST blew in…”
3. Bonfire Everyone Brave is Forgiven p.169 “...smell of wet charcoal and BONFIRE smoke.”
4. Burn The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.466 “...maybe they won’t BURN it to the ground.”
5. Crackle Everyone Brave is Forgiven p.13 “..the CRACKLE OF BLACK HAIR.”
6. Display The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 45 “In a farcical DISPLAY…”
7. Explosion The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.700 “The EXPLOSION that followed…”
8. Fifth The Pursuit - p. 15 - “...a FIFTH man limped out…”
9. Fireworks The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 641 “...sticking around for the FIREWORKS.”
10. Flames The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 25 “....seemed to go up in FLAMES….”
11. Fuse Everyone Brave is Forgiven p. 43 “..a deficiency in the impact FUSE.”

12. Gunpowder

13. Guy Give Up the Ghost p. 212 “Graham’s a great GUY.”
14. November The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.10 “It was a cold NOVEMBER evening.”
15. Parliament The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 387 “Nobody cares who controls PARLIAMENT.”
16. Plot The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.428 “...warnings their receiving about PLOTS.”
17. Pop The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 125 “...was about to go POP.”
18. Remember The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 39 “..if you just try to REMEMBER…”
19. Rocket The Pursuit - p.28 “We don’t need a ROCKET launcher.”
20. Smoke The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 34 “Gone in a puff of SMOKE.”
21. Sparkler Diner Knock Out- ebook ch 21 “ Her patriotic routine included SPARKLERS,...”
22. Squeal The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.450 “The whistling SQUEAL of a bomb…”
23. Treason The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.368 “You accuse me of TREASON?”
24. Wheel The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p.238 “He died under the WHEELS of the cart.”
25. Whistle The Guardian of Secrets and Her Deathly Pact p. 204 “She can go WHISTLE.”


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Good luck Joann!


message 5: by Ashleigh (last edited Nov 06, 2016 09:45AM) (new)

Ashleigh | 7 comments November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Baby You're a Firework! – 41-50 words


Progress: 23 / 50

Rules
- There is no limit to how many words you can get per book.
- Any genre/format is fine.
- Re-reads are OK.
- No page minimum.
- For each word please list the book, date read, page number / location and sentence where you found it

THANKSGIVING
1. Blessing
2. Corn - 'Dutch barns, rows of corn, grazing livestock..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 33%
3. Cranberry
4. Dessert
5. Dinner - 'We had dinner at the Longhorn Steakhouse..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 13%
6. Family - 'For the family the pain is compounded by stigma' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 4%
7. Feast
8. Gravy
9. Heritage
10. Holiday - 'When I was sixteen, I went on a camping holiday to Germany with a friend.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 47%
11. Massachusetts - '..the department of emergency medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 9%
12. Mayflower
13. Native - '..white, Native American or Native Alaskan' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 4%
14. Parade
15. Pecan
16. Pie - '..the labor market pie began in earnest..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 75%
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin
19. Squash
20. Stuffing
21. Thanksgiving - 'Jordin's first Thanksgiving and first Christmas..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 13%
22. Thursday - 'On Thursday, November 21, Jerry had taken the boys hunting' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 35%
23. Tradition - 'Tradition here in the Thumb..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 34%
24. Turkey - '..he'd helped run a youth day for the Wild Turkey Federation..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 39%
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT
1. Bang - '..what kind of thing you're going to bang into..' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 81%
2. Blast
3. Bonfire
4. Burn - '..door to that woodstove and burn it up.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 79%
5. Crackle
6. Display - '..and his boxers are on full display.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 65%
7. Explosion
8. Fifth - 'By the beginning of 2013, it was the fifth safest.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 32%
9. Fireworks
10. Flames - '..listing the gang colors as his face flickered in the flames' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 31%
11. Fuse
12. Gunpowder
13. Guy - '..with Spongebob and Family Guy close runners-up' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 34%
14. November - '..on Saturday November 23, 2013 was treacherous' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 1%
15. Parliament
16. Plot - '..it has provided the plot line for many a seasonal movie.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 1%
17. Pop - 'That's when Nicole heard the pop.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 5%
18. Remember - 'I don't remember feeling anything.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 9%
19. Rocket
20. Smoke - 'Play soccer and smoke blunts.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 47%
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal
23. Treason
24. Wheel - '..she found her leg jammed under the steering wheel.' - Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - 58%
25. Whistle


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Good luck Ashleigh :)


Creative Caprice | 103 comments Oops, nearly missed this! My spot :)


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Welcome to the challenge Creative Caprice!


message 9: by Jade aka MrsTosh (last edited Nov 03, 2016 10:18AM) (new)

Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 703 comments THANKSGIVING 30/50

14/25
1. Blessing ~ which was a blessing Sugar Rush Loc 52
2. Corn ~ Corn nuts. Sugar Rush Loc 375
3. Cranberry ~ She’d already removed the cranberry turtleneck Sugar Free Loc 259
4. Dessert ~ figured we could have dessert in bed later Sugar Free Loc 121
5. Dinner ~ “I ate dinner with Beck Sugar Daddy Loc 271
6. Family ~ “The family homestead Sugar Daddy Loc 315
7. Feast
8. Gravy ~ She’s not about to lose that gravy train. Sugar Rush Loc 223
9. Heritage
10. Holiday ~ Good holiday weekend? Sugar Daddy Loc 283
11. Massachusetts
12. Mayflower
13. Native
14. Parade
15. Pecan
16. Pie ~ She insisted on making the pie Sugar Daddy Loc 252
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin ~ Maria just hadn’t mastered a pumpkin pie Sugar Daddy Loc 271
19. Squash
20. Stuffing ~ butter and gooey stuffing Sugar Daddy Loc 258
21. Thanksgiving ~ Happy Thanksgiving Sugar Daddy Loc 268
22. Thursday ~ at your parents’ party this Thursday. Sugar Rush Loc 194
23. Tradition
24. Turkey ~ And turkey, of course Sugar Daddy Loc 283
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT
16/25
1. Bang ~ I want to bang my head on the table in front of me Sugar Free Loc 236
2. Blast
3. Bonfire
4. Burn ~ Sugar Babies he’d burn through Sugar Daddy Loc 285
5. Crackle
6. Display ~ and lift my chin in a display Sugar Daddy Loc 278
7. Explosion ~ a nuclear explosion went off inside of me Sugar Daddy Loc 93
8. Fifth ~ about the fifth time Sugar Daddy Loc 252
9. Fireworks
10. Flames ~ her throat and her face flames red. Sugar Free Loc 342
11. Fuse
12. Gunpowder
13. Guy ~ You weren’t the first gu to Sugar Daddy Loc 86
14. November ~ November with no shoes Sugar Daddy Loc 102
15. Parliament
16. Plot ~ again of my plot to avenge myself. Sugar Daddy Loc 140
17. Pop ~ let him pop free Sugar Daddy Loc 96
18. Remember ~ While I don’t remember much Sugar Daddy Loc 173
19. Rocket ~ pleasure that rockets through my body Sugar Daddy Loc 157
20. Smoke ~ before anyone smelled the smoke Sugar Free Loc 98
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal ~ I lunge at her and she squeals Sugar Free Loc 123
23. Treason
24. Wheel ~ I don’t want to feel like a third wheel Sugar Daddy Loc 291
25. Whistle ~ JT whistles low through his teeth Sugar Daddy Loc 232

Sugar Daddy (Sugar Bowl, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Sugar Rush (Sugar Bowl, #2) by Sawyer Bennett Sugar Free (Sugar Bowl, #3) by Sawyer Bennett


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Good luck Jade!


message 11: by Mary (last edited Nov 24, 2016 08:03PM) (new)

Mary (gator2u) Would love to join in:
Level: Baby You're a Firework! – 41-50 words
46/50

THANKSGIVING

✔ 1. Blessing=Vengeance in Death pg. 164 "curse or BLESSING, who knows" 11/7
✔ 2. Corn=One for the Money pg. 148 "stockpiling toilet paper and cans of creamed CORN" 11/2
✔ 3. Cranberry=One for the Money pg. 71 "and his face was CRANBERRY red" 11/2
✔ 4. Dessert=One for the Money pg. 14 "weakened halfway through DESSERT" 11/2
✔ 5. Dinner=One for the Money pg. 6 "going to my parents house for DINNER" 11/2
✔ 6. Family=One for the Money pg. 92 "the photographs were FAMILY" 11/2
✔ 7. Feast=Vengeance in Death pg. 143 "dumbfounded by the upcoming FEAST" 11/7
✔ 8. Gravy=One for the Money pg. 70 "I'll have to reheat the GRAVY" 11/2
✔ 9. Heritage=One for the Money pg. 148 "it was my HERITAGE to hoard" 11/2
✔ 10. Holiday=A Distant Melody pg. Allie had seen HOLIDAY Inn before" 11/9
✔ 11. Massachusetts=A Distant Melody pg. 125 "since he's in MASSACHUSETTS he must be going east" 11/9
✔ 12. Mayflower=Three to Get Deadly pg. 240 "ruin my chances of being Miss Burg in the MAYFLOWER parade" 11/11
✔ 13. Native=Winning the Doctor pg. 94 "and trees that are NATIVE to the area" 11/2/16
✔ 14. Parade=One for the Money pg. 291 "we look like a freaking PARADE" 11/2
#10004 15. Pecan=Titans pg. 308 "region of blackjack and post oak, PECAN and white ash trees" 11/19
✔ 16. Pie=One for the Money pg. 169 "shaped like a wedge of PIE" 11/2
✔ 17. Pilgrim=Spy Story pg. 96 "the medieval wooden PILGRIM that stood" 11/13
✔ 18. Pumpkin=The Long Winter pg. 27 "and the PUMPKIN vines" 11/20
✔ 19. Squash=Two for the Dough pg. 170 "step on a bug and SQUASH it dead" 11/3
✔ 20. Stuffing=Two for the Dough pg. 34 "a container of STUFFING, a container of gravy" 11/3
21. Thanksgiving
✔ 22. Thursday=Winning the Doctor pg. 163 "never come here on a THURSDAY morning" 11/2/16
✔ 23. Tradition=Vengeance in Death pg. 218 "It's a little TRADITION of mine" 11/7
✔ 24. Turkey=A Distant Melody pg. 183 "would make up for the small TURKEY" 11/9
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

✔ 1. Bang=One for the Money pg. 38 "made a gun sign with his hand. "BANG" 11/2
✔ 2. Blast=One for the Money pg. 112 "were going full BLAST inside" 11/2
✔ 3. Bonfire=From Glowing Embers pg. 200 "red earth like a raging BONFIRE" 11/16
✔ 4. Burn=Bound by a Dragon pg. 5 "it could just BURN the house down" 11/6
✔ 5. Crackle=Winning the Doctor pg. 190 "watching it pop and CRACKLE" 11/2/16
✔ 6. Display=One for the Money pg. 53 "I made a DISPLAY of looking at my watch" 11/2
✔ 7. Explosion=One for the Money pg. 271 "avoided thinking about the EXPLOSION" 11/2
✔ 8. Fifth=Two for the Dough pg. 199 "The FIFTH was pizza delivery" 11/3
✔ 9. Fireworks=Winning the Doctor pg. 129 "they set off tiny FIREWORKS of yearning" 11/2/16
✔ 10. Flames=One for the Money pg. 260 "FLAMES licked up from the undercarriage" 11/2
✔ 11. Fuse=Two for the Dough pg. 172 "in gasoline and set a FUSE" 11/3
12. Gunpowder
✔ 13. Guy=One for the Money pg. 16 "for finding one GUY" 11/2
✔ 14. November=One for the Money pg. 126 "I might have slept till NOVEMBER" 11/2
✔ 15. Parliament=Spy Story pg. 98 "member of PARLIAMENT, businessman and bon viveur" 11/13
✔ 16. Plot=Two for the Dough pg. 171 "in some sort of PLOT against him" 11/3
✔ 17. Pop=One for the Money pg. 128 "afraid my eyeballs might POP out" 11/2
✔ 18. Remember=One for the Money pg. 209 "I don't REMEMBER letting them in" 11/2
✔ 19. Rocket=Two for the Dough pg. 255 "Don't need to be a ROCKET scientist to pump gas" 11/3
✔ 20. Smoke=One for the Money pg. 82 "for telltale clouds of SMOKE" 11/2
21. Sparkler
✔ 22. Squeal=Vengeance in Death pg. 10 "hawker to SQUEAL in fury" 11/7
✔ 23. Treason=Any Means Necessary pg. 261 "for TREASON and for the murder" 11/13
✔ 24. Wheel=One for the Money pg. 100 "and swiveled behind the WHEEL" 11/2
✔ 25. Whistle=Winning the Doctor pg. 133 "he let out a slow WHISTLE" 11/2


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Welcome to the challenge Mary. Good luck :)


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Mary (gator2u) Thank you! Glad to be here :-)


message 14: by Cheryl (last edited Nov 30, 2016 02:29PM) (new)

Cheryl La Pa (cheryllp) | 120 comments November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Rocket Man 21 - 40 words

Progress: 43/ 50

THANKSGIVING

✔1. Blessing:Born Sinner 13 Nov
"It won’t matter if the Creator bestows his blessing.” pg 190

✔2. Corn:Born Sinner 13 Nov
we dine on venison stew and sweet corn bread. pg 82

✔3. Cranberry - All In 25 Nov
…pressed a cranberry and seltzer into my hand. Pg 171

✔4. Dessert:Born Sinner 13 Nov
"I hope you left room for dessert,” pg 176

✔5. Dinner:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Dinner is superb, as expected.
✔6. Family:Born Sinner 13 Nov
But family is everything to me. pg 179

✔7. Feast:Born Sinner 13 Nov
looking for a human to feast on? pg 216

✔8. Gravy - All In 25 Nov
…digging into a huge portion of biscuits and gravy. Pg 58

✔9. Heritage: Ruin and Rising 22 Nov
find a way to keep his heritage a secret. pg 211

✔10. Holiday: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
...her Scottish rafting holiday, pg 270

11. Massachusetts

12. Mayflower

✔13. Native:Born Sinner 13 Nov
replies to her in his native tongue. pg 13

✔14. Parade: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...away from the noise of the parade. Pg 169

15. Pecan

✔16. Pie: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...the massive pie that a count had presented to the King. Pg 118

✔17. Pilgrim: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
crowded with groups of rosary-clutching pilgrims… pg 101

✔18. Pumpkin: Siege and Storm 18 Nov
jeweled cups shaped like pumpkins, pg 126

✔19. Squash: All In 25 Nov
…my nose was squashed against her bony shoulder. pg 226

20. Stuffing

✔21. Thanksgiving:Born Sinner 13 Nov
...golds, reds and ochres. Thanksgiving colors. pg 57

✔22. Thursday: All In 25 Nov
Our own Thursday night routine. Pg 26

✔23. Tradition: Siege and Storm 18 Nov
“You can’t just overturn hundreds of years of tradition.” pg 155

✔24. Turkey:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Turkey is already dry as hell. pg 146

25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

✔1. Bang: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
"Shortly after the Big Bang,” pg 29

✔2. Blast:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I feel a fiery blast of heat... pg 163

✔3. Bonfire: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...trying to paw me at the spring bonfire, pg 16

✔4. Burn:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I burn for him, pg 217

✔5. Crackle: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...there was something soothing about the crackle of paper, pg 16

✔6. Display:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I glance over at the chip display. pg 12

✔7. Explosion:Born Sinner 13 Nov
An explosion rips open the entire left side of the car, pg 237

✔8. Fifth: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
On the fifth night… pg 50

✔9. Fireworks:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Liquid fireworks burst in my bloodstream, pg 121

✔10. Flames:Born Sinner 13 Nov
My skin still flames with remembrance of him. pg 158

✔11. Fuse: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
"We wouldn’t, like, fuse together or something, would we?” pg 34

✔12. Gunpowder: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
The air was thick with the smell of blood and gunpowder. Pg 27

✔13. Guy:Born Sinner 13 Nov
...meet a nice guy. pg 169

✔14. November: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
Back in late November… pg 169

15. Parliament

✔16. Plot:Born Sinner 13 Nov
while the grown-ups plot and scheme? pg 110

✔17. Pop:Born Sinner 13 Nov
releasing him with a resounding pop. pg 124

✔18. Remember:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I remember what I was, pg 155

✔19. Rocket: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
...like a rocket blasting into orbit. Pg 258

✔20. Smoke:Born Sinner 13 Nov
winter rain and fragrant smoke. pg 50

21. Sparkler

✔22. Squeal:Born Sinner 13 Nov
“Ooooh! These!” I squeal, pg146

✔23. Treason: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
Insulting the Queen could be considered treason, pg 65

✔24. Wheel:Born Sinner 13 Nov
One hand on the steering wheel, pg 200

✔25. Whistle:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Hardly a whistle of air. pg 39

A Million Worlds with You (Firebird, #3) by Claudia Gray Born Sinner (Se7en Sinners, #1) by S.L. Jennings Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2) by Leigh Bardugo Ruin and Rising (The Grisha, #3) by Leigh Bardugo All In (Full Tilt, #2) by Emma Scott



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Good luck Cheryl :)


message 16: by Elaine (last edited Nov 20, 2016 10:15AM) (new)

Elaine November Scavenger Hunt
Rocket Man 21-40

THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing Feral Heat ...bringing down the blessings of the Father God on the union. p. 297
2. Corn Work in Progress ...skirt with a slit up the side and a huge safety pin the size of an ear of corn holding the flap together. loc 45
3. Cranberry
4. Dessert Curious Minds ...she's gonna cut me off from dessert. p. 218
5. Dinner Tiger Magic "We're cooking dinner for you, after your hard day" p. 54
6. Family Curious Minds It was tempting to stop in and see her family...p. 200
7. Feast Shadow Rider She was spread out like a feast, his marks all over her. p. 270
8. GravyThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ...you can keep yourselves on the gravy train for life. p. 115
9. Heritage Unleashed The implications of his heritage dawned on her, and she looked at Kerry. p. 273
10. Holiday Shadow Rider A few cousins off on a holiday. p. 404
11. Massachusetts Curious Minds We support leukemia research at Massachusetts General Hospital. p. 15
12. Mayflower
13. Native An Honorable Man He was dressed as a Native American warrior--feather headdress to boot. loc. 2215
14. Parade Curious Minds ...and he carried himself with the bearing of an officer on parade...p. 85
15. Pecan
16. Pie Cowboy Heat Aron was eating humble pie. p. 91
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin One Bite With A Stranger ...and Regina turns back into a pumpkin p. 24
19. Squash Ratpunzel ...a noise began to drift up the stairs that sounded vaguely like a goose being squashed in an accordian. p. 128
20. Stuffing Alexandra's Legacy He fished out another was of cash, stuffing it in his own pocket before closing the safe. loc. 496
21. Thanksgiving Sinner's Gin Then she'd put everything out like it was Thanksgiving dinner, tablecloth and all. Chap. 9 p. 18 of 20
22. Thursday The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy I never could get the hang of Thursdays p. 19
23. Tradition Shadow Rider There's a tradition in our family. p. 39
24. Turkey Big Bad Wolf ...Missy is currently as skittish as a November turkey. p. 130
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang Tiger Magic There was a loud bang. p. 14
2. Blast Shadow Rider The door opened and a blast of cold air swept into the shop...p. 5
3. Bonfire
4. Burn A Selfless Man "A burn party. loc. 539
5. Crackle Shadow Rider Little sparks of electricity crackled along her nerve endings. p. 79
6. Display Curious Minds ...she looked at this garage the way some women would look at a display of every Manolo Blahnik shoe in existence. p. 21
7. Explosion The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy The next thing that happened was a mind-mangling explosion of noise and light. p. 88
8. Fifth Curious Minds "And are you the fifth-generation Mysterioso?" p. 24
9. Fireworks A Selfless Man Casper and I are going to make some fireworks in Kansas. loc. 1044
10. Flames Tiger Magic ...just as a fireball came down and flames exploded through the room. p. 265
11. Fuse Shadow Rider His heat seemed to fuse them together. p. 79
12. Gunpowder Big Bad Wolf Or shot with silver bullets, once gunpowder made its debut. p. 242
13. Guy One Bite With A Stranger He's just a guy, not a Psychic Friend. p. 41
14. November Big Bad Wolf ...Missy is currently as skittish as a November turkey. p. 130
15. Parliament Defender Dragon Though his country, Brandusa, had an elected parliament, the royal family still had a substantial amount of power. loc. 54
16. Plot Work in Progress Thus I had a gradual unfolding of the plot that had been simmering in my head for weeks and weeks. loc 103
17. Pop Work in Progress The way he said those words made a dozen scenarios pop into my head...p. loc 430
18. Remember Edge of Sight Just once, to remember. And then never again. p. 23
19. Rocket The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ...two massively real rockets thundering through the sky. p. 85
20. Smoke The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ...his mind seemed to be full of noises, horses, smoke and the stench of blood. p. 16
21. Sparkler Edge of Sight Wendy waved a martini shaker like a sparkler, her eyes twinkling. p. 1
22. Squeal Storm Front ...a woodpanel Studebaker that grumbled and growled and squealed everywhere it went. p. 132
23. Treason Alexandra's Legacy Treason. The only possible fate for them was death. loc. 3725
24. Wheel Tiger Magic The rest of her remained behind the wheel... p. 18
25. Whistle The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ...amusing attempts to punch footballs or whistle for tidbits... p. 105


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message 18: by Barbara ★ (last edited Dec 01, 2016 08:01AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 2556 comments November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Rocket Man 21 - 40 words

44/30 FOUND

THANKSGIVING
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GUY FAWKES NIGHT
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message 19: by Ely (last edited Nov 01, 2016 01:16PM) (new)

Ely (shomarq) | 11 comments WHY NOT, as stated by many a grad student doing semi-inadvisable science experiments.

NOVEMBER SCAVENGER HUNT
Level: Rocket Man, 21-40 words

THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing - The Black Parade, p. 117/2772, 11/01, ...Gabriel hadn't made the blessing of my apartment...
2. Corn - Today Means Amen, p.32, 11/01, the stone stumps like corn
3. Cranberry
4. Dessert
5. Dinner
6. Family - The Black Parade, p.214/loc.3352, 11/01, Belial is the so-called favorite of their little 'family'...
7. Feast
8. Gravy
9. Heritage
10. Holiday
11. Massachusetts
12. Mayflower
13. Native
14. Parade
15. Pecan
16. Pie
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin
19. Squash
20. Stuffing
21. Thanksgiving
22. Thursday
23. Tradition
24. Turkey - Today Means Amen, p. 32, 11/01, ...full of turkey and the kind of fruit salad...
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang
2. Blast - The Black Parade p.200/loc.2839, 11/01, causing a blast of cool air to hit my face. Hurrah.
3. Bonfire
4. Burn - The Black Parade p. 160/loc. 2488, 11/01, "Tell me how to get out of this room alive or I'll burn you alive."
5. Crackle
6. Display
7. Explosion
8. Fifth
9. Fireworks
10. Flames
11. Fuse
12. Gunpowder
13. Guy
14. November
15. Parliament
16. Plot
17. Pop
18. Remember
19. Rocket
20. Smoke
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal
23. Treason
24. Wheel
25. Whistle - The Black Parade, p. 63/loc.997, 11/01, Michael let out a low wolf whistle when I walked in the kitchen...


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Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 703 comments Hope I do better than last month! Good luck everyone :)


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Jade aka MrsTosh wrote: "Hope I do better than last month! Good luck everyone :)"

Fingers crossed Jade! Good luck to you too :)


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Missyb | 127 comments I'm in. Im going for rocket man.


message 25: by Tammy (last edited Nov 19, 2016 11:08AM) (new)

Tammy Reidy (tammyreidy) | 6 comments I am going to try for my first time.

Rocket Man – 21-40 words


THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely Page 113 "reminders of their blessing and our lack"
2. Corn Wicked Appetite Page 170 Loc-2804 "What are you making? Corn muffins"
3. Cranberry
4. Dessert Halfway to the Grave Page 359 Loc-5861 "between the main course and dessert."
5. Dinner Red Queen Loc-428 "dinner is served"
6. Family "My Sister's Grave" Page 281-Loc 3700 "Not for me or my "family"
7. Feast Red Queen Loc-1727 "I suffer through the feast"
8. Gravy Wicked Appetite Page 1 Loc-84 "but I flunked gravy"
9. Heritage Red Queen Loc-2084 "alerting anyone to your heritage"
10. Holiday Halfway to the Grave Page 316 Loc-5063 "was decorated festively for the holidays"
11. Massachusetts Wicked Appetite Page 201 Loc-3319 "t-shirts with Massachusetts written on them"
12. Mayflower
13. Native Halfway to the Grave Page 97-Loc-1567 "We stayed with the natives"
14. Parade Red Queen Loc-1313 "it drags me through a parade of memories"
15. Pecan
16. Pie Halfway to the Grave Page 175 Loc-2806 "seen you here before, cherry pie"
17. Pilgrim
18. Pumpkin The Raven Boys Loc-2671 "before you turn into a pumpkin"
19. Squash The Raven Boys Loc-1619 "retrieving a bag of yellow squash and a stick of butter"
20. Stuffing Red Queen Loc-1728 "I should be stuffing my face"
21. Thanksgiving Wicked Appetite Page 12 Loc-258 "carve you up like a Thanksgiving turkey"
22. Thursday Halfway to the Grave Page 55 Loc-887 "died last Thursday of strangulation."
23. Tradition Red Queen loc-1112 "Today we honor tradition"
24. Turkey Wicked Appetite Page 12 Loc-258 "Carve you up like a Thanksgiving turkey"
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely Page 76 "Bang the gavel."
2. Blast Red Queen Loc-1280 "A blast of gunfire explodes"
3. Bonfire
4. Burn "My Sister's Grave" Page 360-Loc 4673 "If you can't find wood, "burn" the damn furniture.
5. Crackle Red Queen Loc-3262 "my hands crackle with hot energy"
6. Display "My Sister's Grave" Page 232-Loc 3053 "used a remote control to "display" a blowup of the topographical map..
7. Explosion Red Queen Loc-2168 "What about the explosion in Harbor Bay"
8. Fifth Red Queen Loc-5716 "making me remember the fifth executioner"
9. Fireworks Red Queen Loc-4510 "Fireworks crackle overhead"
10. Flames "My Sister's Grave" Page 312-Lc 4104 "of oxygen to fuel the flames."
11. Fuse Wicked Appetite Page 294 Loc-4869 "I could blow a fuse"
12. Gunpowder Red Queen Loc-578 "I smell gunpowder on her"
13. Guy Halfway to the Grave Page 3 Loc-60 "had worked on the dead guy"
14. November Halfway to the Grave Page 280 Loc-4520 "that on the night of November twelfth"
15. Parliament
16. Plot Red Queen Loc-3913 "how deep their plot goes"
17. Pop Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely Page 38 Lung might very well pop out of your mouth"
18. Remember "My Sister's Grave" Page 242-Loc 3187 "Remember" snow days?"
19. Rocket Red Queen Loc-1224 "they rocket their way from Evangeline"
20. Smoke "My Sister's Grave" Page 322-Lc 4209 "No "smoke" came from the flue."
21. Sparkler Wicked Appetite Page 70 Loc-1204 "ignited like a July 4th sparkler"
22. Squeal Halfway to the Grave Page Loc-3501 "He let out a loud squeal"
23. Treason Red Queen Loc-3533 "Tried for treason"
24. Wheel Halfway to the Grave Page 59 Loc-969 "cheek banged on the steering wheel"
25. Whistle Red Queen Loc-531 "have to take to Will Whistle"
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Good luck Missyb and Tammy!


message 27: by Kimberly (last edited Dec 01, 2016 08:05PM) (new)

Kimberly (whatkreads) | 363 comments November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Rocket Man 21 - 40 words

Progress: 16

THANKSGIVING ---
1. Blessing: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 120 "You've been such a blessing to the shelter."

2. Corn: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 233 "The smell of coffee had managed to overpower the spicy red beans, onions, and tomatoes I'd made with okra and corn for my savory biscuit bowls."

3. Cranberry

4. Dessert: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 72 "Dessert was one of my favorites - deep fried ice cream."

5. Dinner: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 128 "I brought some food to make a mighty fine dinner for my friend, Cole, here."

6. Family: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 60 "I was the first person in my family to graduate from college."

7. Feast: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 129 "Am I invited to the feast?"

8. Gravy: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 3 "Once that happens, it's all gravy."

9. Heritage

10. Holiday: Death Takes Priority by Jean Flowers pg. 22 " A small town post office north of Boston, one that offered home delivery, hired college students during the heavy rush of holiday mail - girls in the sorting room, boys out in the snow stuffing mailboxes."

11. Massachusetts: Death Takes Priority by Jean Flowers pg. 2 "We were past the peak of foliage and thus also past the height of the tourist season in western Massachusetts, but I believed what the locals claimed about New England weather - expect anything, anytime."

12. Mayflower

13. Native: Death Takes Priority by Jean Flowers pg. 27 "Maybe worse - a native who'd taken off for a big-city college nearly twenty years ago and, except for infrequent, hurried visits to my aunt, never looked back."

14. Parade: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 160 "People gave out beads, kind of like these, along the parade route every year."

15. Pecan

16. Pie: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 5 "The fruit pie fillings were good today."

17. Pilgrim: Death Takes Priority by Jean Flowers pg. 4 "Ben - formally Benham, after one of the first settlers in Massachusetts- sometimes acted as if he himself had been on the Mary and John, the pilgrim ship that landed north of Plymouth Rock in 1630."

18. Pumpkin: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 53 "Throw the boy a bone, pumpkin."

19. Squash
20. Stuffing
21. Thanksgiving
22. Thursday
23. Tradition
24. Turkey
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT ---
1. Bang
2. Blast
3. Bonfire
4. Burn
5. Crackle

6. Display: Death Takes Priority by Jean Flowers pg. 16 "He'd lined up the edges of customs, special delivery, vacation holds, and registered mail slips; retrieved pens from the floor; and neatened the Land of the Free Boxes display, a fond reference to the slots containing flat-rate envelopes and boxes."

7. Explosion
8. Fifth
9. Fireworks
10. Flames
11. Fuse
12. Gunpowder
13. Guy
14. November
15. Parliament
16. Plot
17. Pop
18. Remember
19. Rocket
20. Smoke
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal
23. Treason

24. Wheel: Death on Eat Street by J.J. Cook pg. 1 "I parked my Biscuit Bowl food truck beside the diner and closed my eyes as I rested my read on the steering wheel."

25. Whistle


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Welcome Kimberly!


message 29: by Debbie (last edited Nov 27, 2016 02:43PM) (new)

Debbie (debbiegray) | 386 comments I'm in



THANKSGIVING

1. Blessing Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p124 and then get his blessing
2. Corn The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p 32 Matt took a second helping of corn
3. Cranberry Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p89 and for the cranberry orange tea
4. Dessert Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p9 a wonderful orange pekoe dessert souffle
5. Dinner Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p57 you missed your dinner and your tea yesterday
6. Family The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p46 this was supposed to be a family house
7. Feast Santa Clawed by Rita Mae Brown 11/27/16..p123 the reception to be a feast of celebration
8. Gravy Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p7 shrimp with tasso gravy
9. Heritage Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p10 sponsored by the Heritage Society
10. Holiday Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p89 boutique feel for these holiday tea blends
11. Massachusetts A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers p56 came down here from Boston Massachusetts
12. Mayflower
13. Native Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p143 the natives collect it
14. Parade The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p175 there's going to be a parade downtown
15. Pecan Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p14 live oaks and pecan trees
16. Pie A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers p27 keeps his fingers in a lot of different pies
17. Pilgrim A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers 11/10/16..p161 The pilgrims didn't even eat turkey
18. Pumpkin Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p214 I'm pulling pumpkin scones out of the oven
19. Squash
20. Stuffing Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p149 he'd have the stuffing knocked out of him
21. Thanksgiving Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p91 thanksgiving is three weeks away
22. Thursday The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p40 on Thursday Sarah finished the Country Wife block
23. Tradition The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p70 my father continued the tradition
24. Turkey The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p151 Baste it? You mean like a turkey?
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

1. Bang A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers 11/10/16..p105 the plastic bin banging aganisht her thigh
2. Blast Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p110 "Damn and Blast" the detective said
3. Bonfire
4. Burn Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p32 everything crashed and burned
5. Crackle The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p203 a crackle of static came over the intercom
6. Display The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p28 she'd agree to display her quilts
7. Explosion
8. Fifth A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers p9 this happened on my forty fifth birthday
9. Fireworks The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p200 for the fireworks display
10. Flames Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p134 flames danced in the ornate fireplace
11. Fuse A Penny Urned by Tamar Myers p5 fused into on long black brow
12. Gunpowder Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p101 sencha, gunpowder the list goes on
13. Guy Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p119 you nguys are always trying to bust my hump
14. November Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p75 October, November is absolutely perfect
15. Parliament Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p132 says a local member of Parliament
16. Plot Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p187 In one corner of the family plot
17. Pop Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p75 you never knew when something interesting would pop up
18. Remember Death by Darjeeling by Laura Childs 11/2/16..p131 Theodosia didn't remember Cleo
19. Rocket Big Cherry Holler by Adriana Trigiani 11/15/16 ...p253 My eyes bugled out of my head like rockets
20. Smoke Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p1 belching out a cloud of diesel smoke
21. Sparkler
22. Squeal The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p111 she shook a plastic ring of keys and squealed
23. Treason
24. Wheel The Quilter's Apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini 11/4/16..p166 take that slide projector wheel out of that box
25. Whistle Evans Above by Rhys Bowen 11/8/16 p68 emergency rations,whistle and flashlight

Death by Darjeeling (A Tea Shop Mystery, #1) by Laura Childs The Quilter's Apprentice (Elm Creek Quilts, #1) by Jennifer Chiaverini Evans Above (Constable Evans, #1) by Rhys Bowen A Penny Urned (Den of Antiquity, #7) by Tamar Myers Big Cherry Holler (Big Stone Gap, #2) by Adriana Trigiani Santa Clawed (Mrs. Murphy, #17) by Rita Mae Brown


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Good luck Debbie!


message 31: by Ashleigh (new)

Ashleigh | 7 comments Caroline wrote: "Good luck Ashleigh :)"

Thank you :)


message 32: by Sara (last edited Nov 28, 2016 07:21PM) (new)

Sara D (saradaugherty) | 22 comments I had a blast with October! I'm going for it again!

Light My Fire – 10-20 words
Rocket Man – 21-40 words
Baby You're a Firework! – 41-50 words
Progress: 43/50, Baby, I'm a Firework!

THANKSGIVING
Truly Madly Guilty
✔1. Blessing "He'd lost that government contract which had been a blessing in disguise."
✔2. Corn "There were tiny flecks of corn kernel stuck between his teeth."
✔ 4. Dessert "It was the taste of Vid's dessert."
✔ 5. Dinner "And don't forget we've got dinner with Clementine's parents."
✔ 6. Family ". . .according to family folkllore. . ."
✔7. Feast "Why hadn't she brought a feast?"
✔8. Gravy ". . .who were eating lamb with gravy and roast potatoes. . ."
✔9. Heritage ". . .studied them and wondered if they were heritage-listed. . ."
✔10. Holiday ". . .a permanent position with colleagues and holidays. . ."
11. Massachusetts
12. Mayflower
✔ 13. Native ". . .with huge native figs. . ."
✔16. Pie "Your shepherd's pie. It's amazing."
17. Pilgrim
✔19. Squash "Erika and Oliver actually met on the squash court."
✔20. Stuffing "Vid strolled out into the hallway stuffing a handful of grapes. . ."
✔21. Thanksgiving Beautiful Ruins p. 79
24. Turkey An Impartial Witness p. 251 ". . .and a lovely Turkey carpet."
25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT
Truly Madly Guilty
✔1. Bang ". . placing that head smack-bang in the middle."
✔2. Blast ". . .her brain had felt kind of blasted clean."
✔4. Burn "A single light burned overhead."
✔8. Fifth "She's been happy to see the Mahler fifth movement."
✔9. Fireworks ". . .lit up the city skyline like a firework."
✔10. Flames ". . .straight through her body like a white-hot flame."
11. Fuse
✔13. Guy "The guy with the bar code. . ."
✔14. November "They also played November Rain. . ."
✔17. Pop ". . .jarring sound of some terrible pop princess movie. . ."
✔18. Remember "And so, then Clementine remembered the barbecue. . ."
✔19. Rocket "It's not rocket science."
✔20. Smoke ". . .blowing a stream of smoke out. . ."
21. Sparkler
✔22. Squeal ". . .with a squeal of brakes. . ."
23. Treason
✔24. Wheel ". . .one meaty hand on the wheel. . ."
✔25. Whistle "Vid wolf-whistled. . ."

GUY FAWKES NIGHT
A Girl Named Zippy
✔6. Display p. 213 "He didn't hold much with displays."
✔16. Plot p. 213 ". . .along with the plot synopsis. . ."

THANKSGIVING
A Duty To The Dead
✔22. Thursday ". . .Thursday next will do well. . ."
GUY FAWKES NIGHT
✔7. Explosion . . .just as there was a deafening explosion. . ."

Never Change
THANKSGIVING
✔3. cranberry p. 227 "I come into the living room with a bottle of cranberry juice. . ."
✔14. parade p. 200 ". . .this ongoing parade of tragedy. . ."
✔23. tradition p. 182 "French doors in traditional color"

The Cat Who Knew Shakespeare
THANKSGIVING
✔15. Pecan p. 55 "I've just baked butterscotch pecan meringues. . ."
✔18. Pumpkin p. 8 ". . .and a wedge of pumpkin pie. . ."
✔24. Turkey p. 64 ". . .and a turkey roaster that served as their commode."
GUY FAWKES NIGHT
✔5. Crackle p. 81 ". . .before the crackle of the kindling. . ."

The Summer Before the War
GUY FAWKES NIGHT
✔3. Bonfire p. 232 ". . .in the orange glare of a large bonfire. . ."
✔12. Gunpowder p. 422 "The smell of smoke and gunpowder hung in the air."
✔15. Parliament p. ". . .for the benefit of Parliament. . ."


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Good luck Sara - glad you're enjoying the scavenger hunts!


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All done on message #2 :)


message 35: by Mary (last edited Nov 29, 2016 08:52AM) (new)

Mary (gator2u) Think I found as many as I can for this month. I found 46 of the 50.

Level: Baby You're a Firework! – 41-50 words
46/50 *message 11**

I had a lot of fun doing this, looking forward to doing Decembers words :-D


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Congratulations Mary! Glad you enjoyed it. I'll award your 'Hall of Fame' badge soon :)


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Just realised this is your first badge! In case you don't know what or where the Hall of Fame is, here's a link to your badge thread Mary's Badges.


message 38: by Joann (new)

Joann | 1254 comments I won't be reading today so I'll be finishing off with 48 / 50 on post #3.
Didn't find yam or gunpowder


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Still pretty good going Joann. Congratulations :)


message 40: by Cheryl (new)

Cheryl La Pa (cheryllp) | 120 comments I'm finished and did much better than I thought I would - 43 out 50 words. Thanks for the fun challenge!

November Scavenger Hunt
Level: Rocket Man 21 - 40 words

Progress: 43/ 50

THANKSGIVING

✔1. Blessing:Born Sinner 13 Nov
"It won’t matter if the Creator bestows his blessing.” pg 190

✔2. Corn:Born Sinner 13 Nov
we dine on venison stew and sweet corn bread. pg 82

✔3. Cranberry - All In 25 Nov
…pressed a cranberry and seltzer into my hand. Pg 171

✔4. Dessert:Born Sinner 13 Nov
"I hope you left room for dessert,” pg 176

✔5. Dinner:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Dinner is superb, as expected.
✔6. Family:Born Sinner 13 Nov
But family is everything to me. pg 179

✔7. Feast:Born Sinner 13 Nov
looking for a human to feast on? pg 216

✔8. Gravy - All In 25 Nov
…digging into a huge portion of biscuits and gravy. Pg 58

✔9. Heritage: Ruin and Rising 22 Nov
find a way to keep his heritage a secret. pg 211

✔10. Holiday: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
...her Scottish rafting holiday, pg 270

11. Massachusetts

12. Mayflower

✔13. Native:Born Sinner 13 Nov
replies to her in his native tongue. pg 13

✔14. Parade: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...away from the noise of the parade. Pg 169

15. Pecan

✔16. Pie: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...the massive pie that a count had presented to the King. Pg 118

✔17. Pilgrim: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
crowded with groups of rosary-clutching pilgrims… pg 101

✔18. Pumpkin: Siege and Storm 18 Nov
jeweled cups shaped like pumpkins, pg 126

✔19. Squash: All In 25 Nov
…my nose was squashed against her bony shoulder. pg 226

20. Stuffing

✔21. Thanksgiving:Born Sinner 13 Nov
...golds, reds and ochres. Thanksgiving colors. pg 57

✔22. Thursday: All In 25 Nov
Our own Thursday night routine. Pg 26

✔23. Tradition: Siege and Storm 18 Nov
“You can’t just overturn hundreds of years of tradition.” pg 155

✔24. Turkey:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Turkey is already dry as hell. pg 146

25. Yam

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

✔1. Bang: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
"Shortly after the Big Bang,” pg 29

✔2. Blast:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I feel a fiery blast of heat... pg 163

✔3. Bonfire: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...trying to paw me at the spring bonfire, pg 16

✔4. Burn:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I burn for him, pg 217

✔5. Crackle: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
...there was something soothing about the crackle of paper, pg 16

✔6. Display:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I glance over at the chip display. pg 12

✔7. Explosion:Born Sinner 13 Nov
An explosion rips open the entire left side of the car, pg 237

✔8. Fifth: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
On the fifth night… pg 50

✔9. Fireworks:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Liquid fireworks burst in my bloodstream, pg 121

✔10. Flames:Born Sinner 13 Nov
My skin still flames with remembrance of him. pg 158

✔11. Fuse: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
"We wouldn’t, like, fuse together or something, would we?” pg 34

✔12. Gunpowder: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
The air was thick with the smell of blood and gunpowder. Pg 27

✔13. Guy:Born Sinner 13 Nov
...meet a nice guy. pg 169

✔14. November: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
Back in late November… pg 169

15. Parliament

✔16. Plot:Born Sinner 13 Nov
while the grown-ups plot and scheme? pg 110

✔17. Pop:Born Sinner 13 Nov
releasing him with a resounding pop. pg 124

✔18. Remember:Born Sinner 13 Nov
I remember what I was, pg 155

✔19. Rocket: A Million Worlds with You 7 Nov
...like a rocket blasting into orbit. Pg 258

✔20. Smoke:Born Sinner 13 Nov
winter rain and fragrant smoke. pg 50

21. Sparkler

✔22. Squeal:Born Sinner 13 Nov
“Ooooh! These!” I squeal, pg146

✔23. Treason: Shadow and Bone 15 Nov
Insulting the Queen could be considered treason, pg 65

✔24. Wheel:Born Sinner 13 Nov
One hand on the steering wheel, pg 200

✔25. Whistle:Born Sinner 13 Nov
Hardly a whistle of air. pg 39

A Million Worlds with You (Firebird, #3) by Claudia Gray Born Sinner (Se7en Sinners, #1) by S.L. Jennings Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2) by Leigh Bardugo Ruin and Rising (The Grisha, #3) by Leigh Bardugo All In (Full Tilt, #2) by Emma Scott



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Start Date: December 1,2019 - December 29, 2019

Found: 45/50

The Running Girl by Sara Blaedel The Running Girl by Sara Blaedel 12.3.19

Thanksgiving
5. Dinner “skipping out on the welcome dinner..” p. 14
6. Family “family life with work life” p. 5
7. Feast “a feast of hotels and restaurant visits” p. 377
13. Native “in her native Denmark” p. 433
14. Parade “past the parade of flowers” p. 96
22. Thursday “Thursday, the 25th of September” p. 33

GUY FAWKES NIGHT
4. Burn “with the burn victims” p. 204
6. Display “glowed in the display” p 242
7. Explosion “it sounded like an explosion” p. 37
8. Fifth “the fifth parking spot along the wall” p. 204
10. Flames “There weren’t anymore flames” p. 172
13. Guy “the guy with the ponytail” p. 69
15. Parliament “You think the Parliament dummies…” p. 257
16. Plot “when a plot needs to be spun” p. 400
17. Pop “the bottle caps pop off” p. 2
18. Remember “children could not really remember what the big boys looked like” p. 53
24. Wheel “his back wheel slid out” p. 242
25. Whistle “didn’t seem the type to pick up points before the game’s whistle” p. 271

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (Millennium, #5) by David Lagercrantz The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Langercrantz 12.6.19

THANKSGIVING

9. Heritage “like our cultural heritage” p. 99
10. Holiday “shared their holiday plans” p. 125
11. Massachusetts “Boston, Massachusetts” p. 194
23. Tradition “traditional financial analyst” p. 47
GUY FAWKES NIGHT
1. Bang “the door closed behind him with a bang” p. 233
14. November “on November 21 that year” p. 195
20. Smoke “had simply gone up in smoke” p. 73

Tatiana (Arkady Renko, #8) by Martin Cruz Smith Tatiana by Martin Cruz Smith 12.7.19

THANKSGIVING
1. Blessing – “Most of the figures offered a languid blessing…” p. 56
17. Pilgrim “he could have been a pilgrim from the Middle Ages…” p. 172
18. Pumpkin – “That they had gone soft as rotting pumpkins?” p. 56
GUY FAWKES NIGHT
19. Rocket – “what spilled out were rocket propelled grenades” p. 28

The German Half-Bloods (The Half-Bloods Series Book 1) by Jana Petken The German Half-Bloods by Jana Petken 12.8.19

THANKSGIVING
2. Corn – “corn colored hair curling naturally” p. 12
16. Pie – “eat a lot of humble pie later that day” p. 484
19, Squash - “they were squashed like sardines” p. 257
20. Stuffing “Christoph had had the stuffing knocked out of him” p. 407
24. Turkey “want the traditional turkey on Christmas” p. 2

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

2. Blast “the bomb blast made the furniture wobble” p. 181
3. Bonfire “an enormous bonfire of written treasures” p. 15
22. Squeal “Hannah’s squeals of joy…” p. 422
23. Treason “it will be viewed as treason” p. 119

Eternity Ring (Miss Silver, #14) by Patricia Wentworth Eternity Ring by Patricia Wentworth 12.12.19

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

9. Fireworks “rattled off a lot of brilliant fireworks” p. 105

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 12.18.19

THANKSGIVING

4. Dessert “four dishes of fruit for dessert” p. 124
8. Gravy –“Joe gave me some more gravy” p 17
21. Thanksgiving “I thought a thanksgiving now” p. 252

[[bookcover:The Gentle Axe|790424]book:The Gentle Axe|790424] by R. N. Morris 12.18.19

GUY FAWKES NIGHT

5. Crackle “crackle of harsh laughter at Porfiry’s expense” p. 59
12. Gunpowder – “Salytov? Old Gunpowder?” p. 28

Odessa, Odessa by Barbara Artson Odessa, Odessa by Barbara Alston 12.29.19

25. Yam “a sweet stew made of yams and other root vegetables” p. 237

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THANKSGIVING

3. Cranberry
12. Mayflower
15. Pecan


GUY FAWKES NIGHT

11. Fuse
21. Sparkler


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