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message 1: by [deleted user] (last edited Feb 01, 2017 05:09AM) (new)

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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)

At the end of the month please re-post your whole challenge as a new message so that we can award your Hall of Fame badge!.

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

It’s February so our theme this month is...

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Choose your Level:
Just a Crush – 10-20 words
Head Over Heels – 21-40 words
True Love Always – 41-50 words


DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February 2017

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

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

Happy hunting!

Word List


1. Admirer
2. Adore
3. Affectionate
4. Always
5. Arrow
6. Beloved
7. Bouquet
8. Boyfriend
9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate
13. Couple
14. Crush
15. Cupid
16. Darling
17. Date
18. Desire
19. Devoted
20. Embrace
21. Feelings
22. Flirt
23. Flowers
24. Forever
25. Gift
26. Girlfriend
27. Heart
28. Honey
29. Hug
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss
32. Letter
33. Love
34. Loving
35. Passion
36. Pink
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red
40. Ring
41. Romance
42. Romeo
43. Roses
44. Secret
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart
47. Tender
48. Together
49. True
50. Valentine


message 2: by [deleted user] (new)

READING FOR THIS CHALLENGE BEGINS ON FEBRUARY 1ST


message 3: by [deleted user] (last edited Feb 16, 2017 04:45AM) (new)

February Scavenger Hunt

Start Date: 1/2/17
Level: True Love Always (41-50)
Progress: 50/50
Date Completed: 15/2/17


A Zen for Murder - Leighann Dobbs (1/2/17)

Chocolate: ...a tiny piece of dark chocolate sat inside the drawer... (loc. 5902)
Feelings: "No lying to spare my feelings" (loc. 5210)
Flowers: This was her first year trying the pink flowers that looked like a clematis... (loc. 6461)
Forever: ...stay the same forever. (loc. 4857)
Heart: He sighed, his heart twisting... (loc. 4857)
Jewellery: Sandy's Beach Jewelry (loc. 5233)
Love: Then again, they'd also seen love make people do crazy things... (loc. 6092)
Pink: This was her first year trying the pink flowers that looked like a clematis... (loc. 6461)
Red: ...it's red, garnet eyes... (loc. 5265)
Romeo: ...his parakeets, Romeo and Juliet... (loc. 4870)
Roses: ...growing a border of Imposter roses. (loc. 6461)
Secret: Secret meetings? (loc. 5090)
Together: ...two children together... (loc. 4859)
True: "True. But I'm retired now" (loc. 5103)

The Surrogate - Tania Carver (3/2/17)

Always - He would always be there for her. (pg 389)
Boyfriend - "Boyfriend? Husband?" (pg 12)
Candlelight - ...the candlelight dancing in her hazel eyes. (pg 156)
Couple - ...he really did believe that couple had saved his life. (pg 28)
Date - ...on their first proper date... (pg 156)
Embrace - She fell into his embrace. (pg 296)
Gift - Boxes, bags, gift wrap, tissue paper. (pg 12)
Girlfriend - "It's your girlfriend" (pg 55)
Kiss - "I could kiss you" (pg 324)
Letter - There was a letter inside. (pg 433)
Passion - But beyond the passion, they were both terrified. (pg 307)
Romance - ...meant the death of romance... (pg 172)
Sentimental - "Didn't figure you for the sentimental type." (pg 125)
Sweetheart - A childhood sweetheart who had turned into a handsome husband. (pg 79)

The Snow Rose - Lulu Taylor (4/2/17)

Arrow - It's like an arrow piercing me. (pg 166)
Beloved - "It will be alright when the Beloved gets here." (pg 130)
Card - ...he had sent a card and a bunch of flowers... (pg 348)
Darling - "...my darling wife..." (pg 334)
Desire - "Your husband has persuaded you to fulfil his desire, hasn't he?" (pg 337)
Hug - ...envelops me in a hug. (pg 369)
Loving - He was a kind, loving husband... (pg 250)
Tender - He kissed me with soft, tender presses on my lips... (pg 414)

Beauty and the Beast - K.M. Shea (4/2/17)

Affectionate - ...a small sign of affectionate exasperation.
Devoted - "...my servants inscribe poems devoted to your many charms" (loc. 2490)

Death Turns a Trick - Julie Smith (5/2/17)

Cupid - ...he didn't complain that I'd halted Cupid on his appointed rounds... (loc. 498)
Honey - "You got it, honey" (loc. 1104)
Valentine - They only sell them around Valentine's Day, but I can wait. (loc. 2303)

The Good Girl - Fiona Neill (6/2/17)

Crush - ...a pupil with a crush maybe. (pg 3)
Flirt - Please don't flirt with him, Rach. (pg 66)
Ring - ...pressed the onyx stone of her engagement ring... (pg 65)

The Torment of Others - Val McDermid (8/2/17)

Bouquet - "Because you got a bouquet" (pg 293)
Cherub - ...the cherub smile still on her face. (pg 153)
Poem - They reminded her of a poem she'd once read... (pg 213)

Murder House - James Patterson (12/2/17)

Proposal - ...ridiculous decision to accept that marriage proposal... (pg 248)

Let's Get Serious - Maureen Reil (15/2/17)

Admirer - "...that I was given by an admirer years ago." (loc. 1559)
Adore - ...not being able to tell the guy I adore the truth... (loc. 532)


message 4: by Mary (new)

Mary (gator2u) I'm In:

DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February
True Love Always – 41-50 words
0/50

1. Admirer
2. Adore
3. Affectionate
4. Always
5. Arrow
6. Beloved
7. Bouquet
8. Boyfriend
9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate
13. Couple
14. Crush
15. Cupid
16. Darling
17. Date
18. Desire
19. Devoted
20. Embrace
21. Feelings
22. Flirt
23. Flowers
24. Forever
25. Gift
26. Girlfriend
27. Heart
28. Honey
29. Hug
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss
32. Letter
33. Love
34. Loving
35. Passion
36. Pink
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red
40. Ring
41. Romance
42. Romeo
43. Roses
44. Secret
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart
47. Tender
48. Together
49. True
50. Valentine


message 5: by [deleted user] (new)

Good luck Mary :)


message 6: by Ana (last edited Mar 01, 2017 05:26AM) (new)

Ana (biblionative) | 259 comments
Scavanger Hunt - February 2017
Start Date: February 1st, 2017
End Date: February 28th, 2017

Progress: 40 / 50


The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer
1. Affectionate - There was almost an affectionate sound to his voice when he spoke of Diego as one of his kids.
2. Always - Do you ever think about why Riley is always after us to keep a low profile?
3. Couple - A few cars, music with heavy bass, a couple of people walking with nervous.
4. Crush - Together, we can crush them.
5. Date - Secret handshake to be devised at a later date.
6. Desire - I had no desire to insinuate myself into either Raoul’s team or Kristie’s.
7. Embrace - It takes most young vampires a while to embrace this exception
8. Forever - But I hadn’t had anything close to a friend in forever.
9. Gift - Ah, but that wasn’t his gift to offer, young one.
10. Heart - He crushed the wood into his chest, right where his heart used to beat.
11. Kiss - I had heard one kiss between vampires before.
12. Love - But I had never imagined stumbling across some kind of... love nest.
13. Pink - Painted bright pink, green, and white, it was elaborate to the point of ridiculousness.
14. Red - His eyes were a darker red than mine.
15. Ring - Her voice had that distinctive ring that made me certain she was a vampire.
16. Romance - There was a long pause, this time with no sounds of romance.
17. Roses - Her eyes were the velvet color of dark red roses.
18. Secret - We need a secret handshake.
19. Together - He flexed his arms back, then pulled them slowly together like a pro wrestler showing off.
20. True - So maybe his story about shade trees was true.


The Taming by A.M. Rycroft
21. Arrow - She pushed herself harder and outpaced her pursers, then an arrow zinged past her head.
22. Card - She teased the card out from under the white ribbon.
23. Passion - Thystle slept for only a short time after her and Lilla's passions abated.
24. Tender - She caressed Thystle's face with her tender hands.

Fosca by Iginio Ugo Tarchetti
25. Adore - E' per amor tuo che adoro cotesto angolo di terra.
26. Beloved - Ma sono già assai stanca, mio caro Giorgio, proseguirò domani.
27. Bouquet - Una mattina trovai sul mio balcone un mazzo di fiori.
28. Candlelight - Mostrandomi i teschi che erano sul caminetto e facendovi passare dinanzi la fiamma della candela.
29. Cherub - Oh Giorgio, mio buon angelo tu non sai quanto sia terribile per una donna.
30. Darling - Ecco, o cara, lo sgomento incessante che viene ad aggiungersi a questo dolore già immenso.
31. Devoted - Noi siamo più costanti della natura, più fedeli, più coscienziosi.
32. Feelings - E sapere che queste sensazioni, questi sentimenti, queste sofferenze sono condivise.
33. Flowers - Quando ella sorride di un sorriso pieno d'incanti e di fiori.
34. Hug - Io mi sono proteso per abbracciarla.
35. Jewellery - Ho gettato i miei gioielli e i miei abiti di seta dinanzi una folla di infelici.
36. Letter - Ricopio qui testualmente la prima lettera che io diressi a Clara.
37. Loving - Quella compassion amorevole, generosa, sincera che non ho trovato mai.
38. Poem - Le sue composizioni musicali e le sue poesie erano una specie di salvacondotto.
39. Sentimental - Essa ha una mente colta, uno spirito delicato e romantico
40. Sweetheart - Oggi tu sei il mio innamorato

TO FIND
1. Admirer
8. Boyfriend
12. Chocolate
15. Cupid
22. Flirt
26. Girlfriend
28. Honey
38. Proposal
42. Romeo
50. Valentine


message 7: by [deleted user] (new)

Welcome Ana!


message 8: by Barbara ★ (last edited Mar 07, 2017 06:51PM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 2645 comments I'm good for 40 or so.

49/40 FOUND

Immortal by Traci L. Slatton Immortal - Traci L. Slatton 2/2
36. Pink - her pink lips dropping open in surprise, p14

Rogue (Real, #4) by Katy Evans Rogue - Katy Evans 2/2
5. Arrow - Cupid used an arrow, p21
7. Bouquet - are you glad Melanie didn't catch the bouquet, p107
8. Boyfriend - low, rough words of my girlfriend's boy friend, p101
10. Card - pull out a card from last year, p79
15. Cupid - Cupid himself. God of love, p21
22. Flirt - toss her hair, flirt around, p35
26. Girlfriend - teaching my girlfriend how to shoot, p93
29. Hug - always giving things out, even hugs, p41
31. Kiss - ready to convince me with a kiss, p19
35. Passion - it's all a haze of passion and desire, p76
38. Proposal - I make a proposal, p40
42. Romeo - hey Romeo, will you answer your goddamn phone, p161

Lost by Alice Lichtenstein Lost - Alice Lichtenstein 2/4
49. True - he'd never had a true love, p125

Three Sisters (Blackberry Island, #2) by Susan Mallery Three Sisters - Susan Mallery 2/4
13. Couple - going to insist on couples therapy, p31
14. Crush - I had a crush on him since the time I was 12, p67
20. Embrace - sunlight seemed to embrace them, p109

Tick Tock (Michael Bennett, #4) by James Patterson Tick Tock - James Patterson 2/5
27. Heart - the heart has reasons, p313
30. Jewellery - he would purchase fine jewelry for her, p270
37. Poem - almost sounds like a poem, p28
47. Tender - tender and sweet, p36

Eleventh Grave in Moonlight (Charley Davidson, #11) by Darynda Jones Eleventh Grave in Moonlight - Darynda Jones 2/6
11. Cherub - that was Michael the Churlish Cherub, p225
28. Honey - his deep voice washed over me like water or honey, p41
46. Sweetheart - Sweetheart, I don't think Angel wants to wrestle, p211

The Chase (Isaac Bell, #1) by Clive Cussler The Chase - Clive Cussler 2/7
41. Romance - nor were his thoughts on romance p36

A Harvest of Bones (A Chintz 'n China Mystery, #4) by Yasmine Galenorn A Harvest of Bones - Yasmine Galenorn 2/8
12. Chocolate - a chocolate cake from the bakery, p62
17. Date - now she wanted to date, p58
25. Gift - maybe a gift certificate for a spa day, p27
40. Ring - regardless of I-do's and golden rings, p44
44. Secret - opening the door to her secret world, p189

Blackbirds (Miriam Black, #1) by Chuck Wendig Blackbirds - Chuck Wendig 2/10
45. Sentimental - I'm not exactly the sentimental type, p127

On the Accidental Wings of Dragons (The Dragons of Eternity, #1) by Julie Wetzel On the Accidental Wings of Dragons - Julie Wetzel 2/11
39. Red - the runes in the door flashed bright red, p16

So Sure Of Death (Liam Campbell, #2) by Dana Stabenow So Sure Of Death - Dana Stabenow 2/16
43. Roses - wrought-iron roses, p188

The Last Good Man by Kathleen Eagle The Last Good Man - Kathleen Eagle 2/17
4. Always - I haven't always known what I was doing, p282
16. Darling - you're her darling son, p100
18. Desire - she had little desire to say more, p254
19. Devoted - she devoted her entire focus, p204
24. Forever - the feedings don't go on forever, p303
32. Letter - parting her like a letter opener, p346
33. Love - there's all kinds of love, p361
34. Loving - maybe you should try loving each other, p351

Yours, Mine, and Ours (Cadence Jones, #2) by MaryJanice Davidson Yours, Mine, and Ours - Mary Janice Davidson 2/19
21. Feelings - you don't see people with feelings, p9

Dead Ice (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #24) by Laurell K. Hamilton Dead Ice - Laurell K. Hamilton 2/21
2. Adore - he would adore me forever, p111
6. Beloved - Jean-Claude sees him more as a beloved nephew, p558
23. Flowers - nothing like coming to put flowers on Grandma's grave, p282
48. Together - we've worked together for two years, p4

2066 by Peter A. Brandt 2066 - Peter Brandt 2/23
9. Candlelight - look at his surroundings through low candlelight, p89

The Lady in Question (Effingtons, #7) by Victoria Alexander The Lady in Question - Victoria Alexander 2/25
3. Affectionate - Delia cast her grandmother an affectionate smile, p128

Cold Plague by Daniel Kalla Cold Plague - Daniel Kalla 2/27
1. Admirer - I am a true admirer of yours, p170

************
Unfound
50. Valentine


message 9: by [deleted user] (new)

Good luck Barbara :)


message 10: by Emeli (last edited Feb 22, 2017 09:14AM) (new)

Emeli Webb | 326 comments My favourite theme of course i will do this
Word List

Level true love always
41/50
1. Admirer- Lip Service location 100 two dosen long stem red roses from a secret admirer finished 11/2
2. Adore- A-dork-able location 101 you dont like being adored by men and women ? Finished 5/2
3. Affectionate-'Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 924 giving earnest a light, affectionate slap on his bottom finished 8/2
4. Always- Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 958 always thought that was just a load of shit finished 8/2
5. Arrow
6. Beloved- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 695 his eyes wanderd over his beloved's face
Finished 4/2
7. Bouquet- A Secret Boyfriend location 1750 a whole bouquet would take up the whole room finished 9/2
8. Boyfriend- A-dork-able location 432 uh , i've never had a boyfriend finished 5/2
9. Candlelight
10. Card- A-dork-able location 306 it was what they normally did but the card was new 5/2
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate- A Secret Boyfriend location 1788 the small psrcel wrapped in red foil wrapping paper with golden ribbons contained a box of chocolates finished 9/2
13. Couple- Just Take Me Already location 21there were even a couple i' d ended up at sweaty passionate third base in the restrooms of pubs with. Finished 5/2
14. Crush- Save the Date location 314 despite how monumentally stupid it was to start crushing on a straight guy
Finished 6/2
15. Cupid- Fire and Ice location 3946 "cupid?" Donald asked teasingly finished 21/2
16. Darling - Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location1182 i'll always be here for you my darling husband finished 8/2
17. Date- A-dork-able location 155 he returned to the living room with a beer and a sandwich and we spent the next couple of hours watching shows until it was time for him to meet his date finished 5/2
18. Desire- Save the Datelocation 1033 blue eyes dark with desire finished 6/2
19. Devoted- Save the Date location 309 i know full well that she was head over heels for and completely devoted to her fiance finished 6/2
20. Embrace- Kissing a Fool: An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance location 731 no point fighting it,babe embrace who you are finished 9/2
21. Feelings- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 793 it was torture hiding our feelings from you
Finished 4/2
22. Flirt- A-dork-able location 98 the cashier flirted outrageously with him , as did the guy who made his sandwich finished 5/2
23. Flowers- A Secret Boyfriend location 1723 "you've brought me flowers."finished 9/2
24. Forever- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 1783 i want you to be mine all mine forever
Finished 4/2
25. Gift - A Secret Boyfriend location 1793 Kevin was genuinely touched that perry thought enough of him to get him a gift and a card finished 9/2
26. Girlfriend - A Secret Boyfriend location 1371 exactly as if he were meeting his girlfriend finished 9/2
27. Heart- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 848 endo- san felt his heart fill with exhilarated love
Finished 4/2
28. Honey- Love Me location 96 "no, honey,that's what you said when you opend the the soup pot finished 12/2
29. Hug- Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location596 why did he want nothing more than to roll over and take earnest in his arms and hug him like he would never let him go finished 8/2
30. Jewellery- King Merek and the Mechanic location 2420 the stone that covers the roads looks like it should be used for jewelry finished 19/2
31. Kiss Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 96 in another hot, ravaging, toe-curling,spine - tingling kiss
Finished 4/2
32. Letter
33. Love- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 74 all over the city of love
Finished 4/2
34. Loving - Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 863 it was just so special and loving to be with earnest finished 8/2
35. Passion - Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 839 but the sound of his passion was muffled
Finished 4/2
36. Pink- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 168 those pink buds were perky and pointy and almost always visible through his shirts
Finished 4/2
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red- A-dork-able location 41 hot cocoa could wait until my face wasn't red with morification finished 5/2
40. RingHappy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance- location 78 akimi woke up ten hours later on a private jet with a Wedding ring on his finger
Finished 4/2
41. Romance- Save the Date location 1379 so all those stupid romance movies have one thing in common finished 6/2
42. Romeo
43. Roses Kissing a Fool: An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance location 1301 he took the plate of leftovers and set it on the dining room table next to a vase of red roses finished 9/2
44. Secret - Just Take Me Already location 102 we gradually , carefully began to open up to each other, one little secret at a time finished 5/2
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 610 i miss you so much sweetheart
Finished 4/2
47. Tender - Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 685 endos face took on a tender tint
Finished 4/2
48. Together- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 685 i wanted so much for us all to be together
Finished 4/2
49. True
50. Valentine - A-dork-able location 306 but on valentine's day i found a red envelope on my desk with my name on it finished 5/2

Happy Family A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance by Amelita Rae Just Take Me Already by Celia Styles A-dork-able by J.D. Walker Save the Date by Reegan Ellis Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk by Tara Harris A Secret Boyfriend by H.J. Perry Kissing a Fool An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance (I'm Your Man Book 1) by Felix Brooks Lip Service by Jessa James Love Me by Piper Scott King Merek and the Mechanic (Royal Mates Love's Diamond #1) by Lyssa Samuels Fire and Ice (Carlisle Cops, #2) by Andrew Grey


message 11: by [deleted user] (new)

Good luck Emelie :)


message 12: by Niki (last edited Mar 02, 2017 05:47PM) (new)

Niki | 227 comments I want to try this one too. I'm going to try the True Love Always level, but we'll see!

43/50

1. Admirer - Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 342. - "He's calling himself an admirer, but he's more of a danger to you now than ever."
2. Adore
3. Affectionate - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 131. - "...he seems comfortably affectionate with you."
4. Always - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover p. 11. - "Do you always say exactly what's on your mind?"
5. Arrow - Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 263. - "Delores Norris sat high, back straight as an arrow, the cloth of her starched uniform jacket not touching the back of the chair."
6. Beloved - Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty pg. 124. - "Oliver spoke fondly but politely to Erika in public, as if she were a beloved aunt, perhaps, not his wife."
7. Bouquet - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 80. - "He bought me abouquet of lilies."
8. Boyfriend - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 10. - "Your boyfriend live here or something?"
9. Candlelight - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 31. - "It looked more like candlelight than anything..."
10. Card - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 78. - "Allysa grabs a card and slides it to him."
11. Cherub - Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 54. - "
12. Chocolate - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 194. - "We're eating for two so we'll take anything chocolate", he says.
13. Couple - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 213. - "...we could be that kind of couple."
14. Crush - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 62. - "I wanted to ask her to move, but then she'd think I had a crush on Atlas."
15. Cupid
16. Darling - Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty pg. 11. - "Listen, darling, I was wondering if you and Oliver would like to come to lunch at my place on Sunday?"
17. Date - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 22. - "You just don't date?"
18. Desire - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 14. - "...people wouldn't think my desire was authentic."
19. Devoted
20. Embrace - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 133. - "..holding me in a tight embrace."
21. Feelings - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 4. - "Well...let me rephrase this so that it more appropriately reflects my feelings in the past tense."
22. Flirt - Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty pg. 403/ - "I was just silly, cheesy, flirty talk, but it was their silly, cheesy, flirty talk."
23. Flowers - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 14. - "I love flowers."
24. Forever - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 213. - "I think we both sort of knew this wasn't a forever thing."
25. Gift - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 61. - "I know it's not like a real gift."
26. Girlfriend - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 138. - "Having seen Atlas tonight and knowing he has a girlfriend and a job and more than likely a home is enough closure I need on that chapter."
27. Heart - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 9 - "Did she break your heart?"
28. Honey - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 129. - "Oh, hey, honey."
29. Hug - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 76. - "I nod, and she flips the sign to Open and we both hug and squeal like little kids."
30. Jewelry - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 40.- "My jewelry, my shoes, my clothes..."
31. Kiss - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 24. - "I refuse to look at him, because he'd probably kiss me..."
32. Letter - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg.215. - "When I started out this letter, I said my sixteenth birthday was one of the best days of my life.
33. Love - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg.4. - "...that strange girl with the erratic red hair who once fell in love with a homeless guy..."
34. Loving - Right Behind You by Lisa Gardner pg. 108. - "Happily-ever-afters, loving families."
35. Passion - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 157. - "I already knew he liked to cook but I had no idea how much passion he had for it."
36. Pink - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 38. - "I still have the same pink bedspread amd curtains I've had since I was twelve."
37. Poem - Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty pg.41. - "What's that poem?" said Clementine.
38. Proposal - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg.223. - "He didn't want to get married before you, and I feel a proposal coming on any month now."
39. Red - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 52. - "I look ridiculous, huh? he asks, staring down at his solid red onesie."
40. Ring - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 25. - "As soon as my eyelidsfall shut, the piercing of a ring rips through the air."
41. Romance
42. Romeo
43. Roses - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 160.. -"I used florist dip dye to turn some white roses a deep purple."
44. Secret - Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 185. - "
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart - Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty pg. 124. - "Sweetheart. No. No."
47. Tender- Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 147. - "
48. Together - It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover pg. 111. - "We just sat there like that the whole ride to school with our heads leaned together and his hands on top of mine."
49. True- Judas Kiss by J.T. Ellison pg. 179. - "
50. Valentine


message 13: by Joann (last edited Feb 26, 2017 11:11AM) (new)

Joann | 1273 comments I don't usually read romance, but I'll see how many I can find in other books.

Progress: 50 / 50


1. Admirer Blackberry Winter p.53 “You have an ADMIRER.”
2. Adore A Field of Red loc 4118 “Charlie ADOREs him.”
3. Affectionate All-Butter Short Dead p 190 “..an AFFECTIONATE slang term…”
4. Always Trouble in Spades p. 9 “...ALWAYS had that effect on men.”
5. Arrow Blackberry Winter p.74 “...as if Cupid just shot an ARROW…”
6. Beloved Murder of a Small-Town Honey p. 147 “...her BELOVED Cubs baseball team.”
7. Bouquet Blackberry Winter p. 54 “...an enormous BOUQUET of tulips.”
8. Boyfriend Color Me Dead loc 1478 “...don’t want to share my BOYFRIEND.”
9. Candlelight The Angel's Game p.27 “The CANDLELIGHT hugged the outline..”
10. Card Elusive loc 1375 “...tapped the edge of the CARD against the Table.”
11. Cherub Blackberry Winter p.143 “...two CHERUBS dressed in pink.”
12. Chocolate Elusive loc. 347 "...two dozen double CHOCOLATE.."
13. Couple Elusive loc 818 "A young COUPLE lived there."
14. Crush Color Me Dead LOC 1986 “...teenage small-town trivial CRUSH.”
15. Cupid Blackberry Winter p.74 “...as if CUPID just shot an arrow…”
16. Darling Elusive loc1459 "Thanks, DARLING."
17. Date Elusive loc 104 "..we had a lunch DATE."
18. Desire Elusive loc 522 "..forced down her DESIRE..."
19. Devoted The Angel's Game p.57 “I DEVOTED my time to …”
20. Embrace Elusive loc 1062 "...an awkward EMBRACE aound his chest."
21. Feelings A Field of Red loc 1020 “..a few hurt FEELINGS….”
22. Flirt Trouble in Spades p. 10 “...FLIRTing up a storm.”
23. Flowers Elusive loc2409 :..fluffy bathrobe and fresh FLOWERS."
24. Forever Elusive loc 537 "She'd know him FOREVER."
25. Gift Elusive loc 1214 :...the spa GIFT card she'd gotten for her birthday."
26. Girlfriend Elusive loc 1606 "An old GIRLFRIEND?"
27. Heart Elusive lc 473 "her HEART began to thump."
28. Honey Elusive loc 1457 "Come on, HONEY."
29. Hug Elusive loc 894 "...gave her friend a quick HUG."
30. Jewellery Elusive loc 2558 "...selling purses and gold JEWELRY."
31. Kiss Elusive loc 3324 "...a KISS on each cheek."
32. Letter Elusiveloc 774 "She paused over the last LETTER."
33. Love Elusive loc 1006 "LOVE triangle gone bad?"
34. Loving A Field of Red loc 694 “...inflicted by her LOVING husband.”
35. Passion India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p. 92 “...overcome with the PASSION of my conviction.”
36. Pink Elusive loc3151 "..in shades of PINK."
37. PoemElusive loc 1903 "It's like that POEM..."
38. Proposal The Angel's Game p.84 “And your PROPOSAL is?”
39. Red Trouble in Spades p. 11 “...long RED fingernails….”
40. Ring Elusive loc 2045 “...your wedding RING.”
41. Romance Trouble in Spades p. 18 “...office ROMANCES…”
42. Romeo India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p.1 “The Earl drew vigorously on a ROMEO y Julieta.”
43. Roses Color Me Dead loc 2729 “..a large vase of ROSES.”
44. Secret Elusive loc 113 "I do know all his SECRETs."
45. Sentimental India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p.84 “I hoped she wasn’t becoming SENTIMENTAL.”
46. Sweetheart Color Me Dead loc 3302 “Sweetheart, so glad you could….”
47. Tender Color Me Dead loc 135 “..TENDER and sweet.”
48. Together Elusive loc 168 "We could eat lunch TOGETHER."
49. True Elusive loc 943 "It was TRUE."
50. Valentine Murder of a Small-Town Honey p. 105 “She started with Vince around VALENTINE’S Day.”


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message 15: by JoAnne (last edited Feb 13, 2017 03:44AM) (new)

JoAnne | 40874 comments Mod
***True Love Always – 41-50 words***
47/50
Word List


1. Admirer Shadow of a Century: An Irish Love Story Jean Grainger 2/12/17 p 66 ... own shortcomings, she had no shortage of admirers.
2. Adore Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 365 I adore everything about you.
3. Affectionate Tumble Into Love J.H. Croix 2/5/17 p 11 ... but she was affectionately known as the center of the universe at the station.
4. Always Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 289 It’s always something you say, Meredith,” Junior said.
5. Arrow Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 277 Bow drawn and arrow at the ready, Taryn faced the door, poised to do battle on Sassy’s behalf.
6. Beloved Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 377 He looked down at his beloved and felt a stab of alarm.
7. Bouquet Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 318 A bouquet of fresh wildflowers on Lucy’s desk caught her eye.
8. Boyfriend Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 281 “Better shag your butt out of bed, boo. Your boyfriend’s here.”
9. Candlelight Never Never Colleen Hoover 2/5/17 p 80 He tells me he wants to make love to me with only candles lighting the room so that he can see my body glow in the candle light.
10. Card Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 297 We did some serious damage to my credit card.
11. Cherub Sting Sandra Brown 2/10/17 p 332 Never mind the cherub.
12. Chocolate Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 254 Oh, you mean from the chocolate.
13. Couple Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 343 What a couple of widemouthed frogs.
14. Crush Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 375 Bracing his weight on one forearm so as not to crush her, Grim ripped the shirt off one-handed and tossed it aside.
15. Cupid
16. Darling Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 280 Mose is a darling little man, but I hardly know him.”
17. Date Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 139 We’ll try the date thing.
18. Desire Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p. 16 Desire is apparently my stress response, because I’m not normally like this.
19. Devoted Flirting with Disaster Ava Catori 2/3/17 p 201 ... blood thirsty employer to devoted employees.
20. Embrace Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 153 It seemed to embrace her and she lay her head back and closed her eyes, suddenly and completely exhausted.
21. Feelings Slip of the Knife Denise Mina 2/2/17 p 217 Her feelings for Terry were complicated.
22. Flirt Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 133 I’m flirting with you.”
23. Flowers Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 148 She ignored this and made a few stops, one for some flowers, ...
24. Forever Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 230 “Forever, Elle.”
25. Gift Flirting with Disaster Ava Catori 2/3/17 p 102 "Yeah, that was my homecoming gift, the very day of my arrival."
26. Girlfriend Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 50 My girlfriend.
27. Heart Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 144 Hell, you don’t trust anyone with your heart.
28. Honey Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p. 252 “Hey, honey,” she sneers.
29. Hug Slip of the Knife Denise Mina 2/2/17 p 295 She gave him a hug but didn't cling or cry, ...
30. Jewellery Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 249 a brilliant blue jacket, and silver jewelry, the
31. Kiss Demon Hunting With a Dixie Deb Lexi George 2/1/17 p 286 The sweet agony had heightened a hundredfold since that kiss in the river.
32. Letter Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 179 In my day, women were wooed with flowers and handwritten love letters.
33. Love Slip of the Knife Denise Mina 2/2/17 p 317 And I do love you.
34. Loving Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 289 ...restraint— how he held himself back this past week— as loving.
35. Passion Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 137 He’d thought everything was great in his life but then he’d been thrown a curveball in the form of this gorgeous, passionate woman who he suddenly couldn’t get enough of.
36. Pink Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 218 My cheeks turn pink.
37. Poem The Wicked City Beatriz Williams 2/10/17 p 21 He’s reading me this poem he’s written in my honor—a real sweetie pie, my Billy-boy—but I’m afraid I’m not listening.
38. Proposal Shadow of a Century: An Irish Love Story Jean Grainger 2/12/17 p 119 So here’s my proposal.
39. Red Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 52 I apply a careful layer of Barely Red, and as I do, she watches me.
40. Ring Accidentally on Purpose Jill Shalvis 2/2/17 p 212 Hey, man. I’m the one who helped her track his number down so if you need someone to take into the ring, you’re looking at him.
41. Romance Flirting with Disaster Ava Catori 2/3/17 p 9 Broken romances, some bad choices, ...
42. Romeo
43. Roses Sweet Water Christina Baker Kline 2/4/17 p 201 Yellow roses!
44. Secret Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 53 Another secret smirk, and I want to smack her.
45. Sentimental Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 400 “What a special afternoon,” the judge begins, but any worry on my part that this was going to be overly sentimental disappeared in his next words.
46. Sweetheart Flirting with Disaster Ava Catori 2/3/17 p 141 It was actually a bit longer because being a true sweetheart, ...
47. Tender Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 219 ... languid and tender this time, just touching and tasting ...
48. Together Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 20 Pressing my lips together, I hold up my hand and walk to the stairs.
49. True Hate F*@k: The Complete Story Ainsley Booth 2/3/17 p 75 It's true.
50. Valentine


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message 17: by Debbie (last edited Feb 28, 2017 06:40AM) (new)

Debbie (debbiegray) | 386 comments February Words

True Love Always – 41-50 words

0/50
.1. Admirer Nightmare in Shining Armor by Tamar Myers..p19..swallowed by the crowd of admirers
2. Adore Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p100..you would adore them
3. Affectionate Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p224..an air of affecionate familiary
4. Always Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p25..Aunt Beatrice always checked under the beds
5. Arrow Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p12 gliding like an arrow
6. Beloved Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton 2/14/17..p304..the loss of a beloved sister or brother
7. Bouquet Nightmare in Shining Armor or Tamar Myers 2/11/17..p115 the woman in the brocade bouquet
8. Boyfriend Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p..2 you must be Avery's boyfriend
9. Candlelight Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p100..candlelight glittered
10. Card Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p121..He pushed his business card accross the table
11. Cherub Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p26..a rosy cheeked cherub
12. Chocolate Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p26..a small chocolate brown teddy bear
13. Couple Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p18..you were a couple
14. Crush Nightmare in Shining Armor by Tamar Myers..p45..to crush a lion
15. Cupid Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p125..a cupid's bow mouth
16. Darling Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p15 ..I'm sorry darling
17. Date Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p292..a business meeting or a date?
18. Desire Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p259..she had no desire to interfer
19. Devoted Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p187..a back corner was devoted to a well used dartboard
20. Embrace Nightmare in Shining Armor or Tamar Myers 2/11/17..p71..he enclosed me in an embrace
21. Feelings Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p151..she might have had his feelings
22. Flirt Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p272 I knew Frank could be a bit of a flirt
23. Flowers Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p21..I brought you some flowers
24. Forever Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p70..I'll be forever in you debt
25. Gift Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p1536..bestow such a gift
26. Girlfriend Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p116..not just the chef's ex-girlfriend
27. Heart Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p105..with a fluttering heart
28. Honey Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p178 Honey, don't run
29. Hug Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p2..stepped up for a hug
30. Jewelery By Book or By Crook by Eva Gates ..p129..This is a library not a jewelry store
31. Kiss Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p72.."Kiss My Tongue"
32. Letter Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p58..a letter or a conversation
33. Love Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p2..I did love her
34. Loving Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p142..loving every moment of it
35. Passion Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p191..with a passion for poulrty
36. Pink Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p14.. a pink glow
37. Poem Nightmare in Shining Armor or Tamar Myers 2/11/17..p91..much later in a poem
38. Proposal Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p10 the duke's proposal had arrived last month
39. Red Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p117..thin strands of faded red hair
40. Ring Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p63..give Gash a ring
41. Romance Blown Away by Clover Tate 2/3/17..p156..maybe they'd had a romance
42. Romeo Nightmare in Shining Armor or Tamar Myers 2/11/17..p243..this roaming romeo
43. Roses Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p78..roses cascaded down the graystone walls
44. Secret Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p210..a wonderful secret
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton 2/14/17..p388..What is it sweetheart?
47. Tender Nightmare in Shining Armor by Tamar Myers..p17..at the tender age of 23
48. Together Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p93..Grayson and I grew up together
49. True Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton..p112..It's time that I was once very fond of sailing
50. Valentine..
Aunt Dimity's Good Deed by Nancy Atherton..p181..she looked like a Victorian Valentine

Blown Away (Kite Shop Mystery #1) by Clover Tate Aunt Dimity and the Duke (An Aunt Dimity Mystery, #2) by Nancy Atherton Nightmare in Shining Armor (Den of Antiquity, #8) by Tamar Myers By Book or By Crook (Lighthouse Library Mystery #1) by Eva Gates Aunt Dimity's Good Deed (Aunt Dimity, #3) by Nancy Atherton

LEFTOVERS
Mulled wine
Nativity Diary of a Mad Diva by Joan Rivers 2/22/17
Pantomime A Brew to a Kill by Cleo Coyle 2/27/17..P21..I was resorting to pantomine
Sparkler
Treason
Diary of a Mad Diva by Joan Rivers A Brew to a Kill (Coffeehouse Mystery, #11) by Cleo Coyle


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message 20: by Melike (last edited Feb 27, 2017 01:15PM) (new)

Melike | 56 comments I'm In:

DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February
True Love Always – 41-50 words
0/50

1. Admirer
2. Adore: if abby didn't adore her grandmother...p99 The Inn at Eagle Point
3. Affectionate: they found their exuberant, affectionate mother....p9 The Inn at Eagle Point
4. Always: Dante and his siblings always wanted to protect Grady...No Ordinary Billionaire P4 2/20
5. Arrow: not when i had only one ash arrow...p6 A Court of Thorns and Roses
6. Beloved:...for what happened to their beloved father and mother P4 No Ordinary Billionaire 2/20
7. Bouquet:wouldnt a bouqout of flowers be enough....p316The Inn at Eagle Point
8. Boyfriend: "No boyfriend?", he asked gruffly. P 40 No Ordinary Billionaire
9. Candlelight: "candlelight?", he offered. p308 The Inn at Eagle Point
10. Card: as he slipped his credit card...P148 No Ordinary Billionaire
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate: i like chocolate chip better. p 30 The Inn at Eagle Point
13. Couple: wanted an exercise room and a couple of...P37 No Ordinary Billionaire
14. Crush: he developed a monstrous crush..P83 No Ordinary Billionaire
15. Cupid
16. Darling: now tell me where my darling girls are....p 52The Inn at Eagle Point
17. Date: maybe he will settle down and date a woman...P 104No Ordinary Billionaire
18. Desire: they were glazed with desire...P22 No Ordinary Billionaire
19. Devoted: dante is seriously hot and completely devoted to...P108 No Ordinary Billionaire
20. Embrace: His ebrace was brief...P74 No Ordinary Billionaire
21. Feelings: that involved her feelings for Dante...p 109No Ordinary Billionaire
22. Flirt: never in her life felt comfortable enough to flirt with ...p146 No Ordinary Billionaire
23. Flowers: yellow and blue flowers scattered...p 131The Inn at Eagle Point
24. Forever: i would rather take the risk than live afraid forever...p114 No Ordinary Billionaire
25. Gift: it's a gift from him. p105 No Ordinary Billionaire
26. Girlfriend: it's about his girlfriend....p259 The Inn at Eagle Point
27. Heart: he hadn't had the heart to make her...p 21 No Ordinary Billionaire
28. Honey: Now honey, i told you to call...P8 No Ordinary Billionaire
29. Hug: gathering her shivering body into a comforting hug...p 76 No Ordinary Billionaire
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss: so involved in Dante's kiss...p43 No Ordinary Billionaire
32. Letter: she had gotten a letter from the bank...p36The Inn at Eagle Point
33. Love: thinking about the obvious love...p 32No Ordinary Billionaire
34. Loving: he growled, loving the sound of his name...p64 No Ordinary Billionaire
35. Passion: exterior was a woman of fire and passion....p56 No Ordinary Billionaire
36. Pink: even the innocent shiny pink polish...p56 No Ordinary Billionaire
37. Poem: dont give a hoot about a book of poems...p127The Inn at Eagle Point
38. Proposal: i will have to take this proposal of yours to the board...p 68 The Inn at Eagle Point
39. Red: she was dressed in white sneakers and a red dress...p8 No Ordinary Billionaire
40. Ring: emily's cell phone started to ring...p171No Ordinary Billionaire
41. Romance: finished reading a romance novel...p34 No Ordinary Billionaire
42. Romeo
43. Roses: november rain by Guns n Roses that night...loc 155 Truly Madly Guilty
44. Secret: despite the fact that he had spilled her secret...p55 No Ordinary Billionaire
45. Sentimental: No point in being sentimental...p98 Blue Dahlia
46. Sweetheart: i am so sorry, sweetheart...p76No Ordinary Billionaire
47. Tender: the pain of the still tender wound on his face...p5 No Ordinary Billionaire
48. Together: he and patrick have hung out having a beer together p 6No Ordinary Billionaire
49. True: i am afraid that this is all to good to be true...P223 No Ordinary Billionaire
50. Valentine


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message 22: by Jade aka MrsTosh (last edited Feb 06, 2017 09:11AM) (new)

Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments Choose your Level:
Head Over Heels – 21-40 words
Completed: 45/40

Word List
1. Admirer ~ As an admirer of architecture - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 272
2. Adore ~ the woman he ,b>adored - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1064
3. Affectionate
4. Always ~ his heart would always cry for Christime - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 193
5. Arrow ~ Another arrow pierced her heart - Wicked Valentine Loc 631
6. Beloved ~ to win his beloved - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 134
7. Bouquet ~ Bouquets of roses decorated the entrance - The Phantom of Valetta Loc 779
8. Boyfriend ~ naming Nina's lasy boyfriend - Wicked Valentine Loc 238
9. Candlelight ~ “as we politely chatted by candlelight - Born to Run Loc Pg441
10. Card ~ some expensive card stock - Wicked Valentine Loc 323
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate ~ shopping for shoes and chocolate - Wicked Valentine Loc 997
13. Couple ~ Andrea and Ricgard were once a couple - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 770
14. Crush ~ she merely has a crush - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2024
15. Cupid
16. Darling ~ "I know darling" - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3866
17. Date ~ Erik chose an opening gala date of May - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1116
18. Desire ~ and the desire to sleep consumed him - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 252
19. Devoted ~ Raoul is a devoted husband - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3883
20. Embrace ~ you need to embrace it firmly - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1375
21. Feelings ~ that his feelings has changed - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1019
22. Flirt ~ “You could grab a cheeseburger, flirt with the blue-jeans-and-black-leotard-clad waitresse” - Born to Run Loc Pg166
23. Flowers ~ pictures of flowers and fruit - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 529
24. Forever ~ end their lessons forever - the Phantom of Valletta Loc 1816
25. Gift ~ given the ghost the gift of intellect - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1443
26. Girlfriend ~ “I slammed myself into the phone booth and called my girlfriend - Born to Run Loc Pg72
27. Heart ~ pledged her heart to another - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1345
28. Honey ~ it felt like warm honey - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2859
29. Hug ~ would you mind terribly if I gave you a hug? - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1162
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss ~ and bent down to kiss her cheek - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1446
32. Letter ~ Erik dispatched a letter - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 613
33. Love ~ I wanted her to love me as a man - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 76
34. Loving ~ He couldn't imagine loving the ugliness he adhorbed - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3209
35. Passion ~ a musician and architect with a passion - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 658
36. Pink ~ a small white box tied withpink ribbon - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2045
37. Poem
38. Proposal ~ she wondered what it was about her proposal - Wicked Valentine Loc 675
39. Red ~ she sipped her glass of red wine - Wicked Valentine Loc 246
40. Ring ~ an attendant took out his keys - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3680
41. Romance ~ hadn't counted on a starlit sky and romance - The Phantom of Valletta Loc2974
42. Romeo ~ the preformance of Romeo and Juliet - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3780
43. Roses ~ thousands of fragrant roses surrounded the pit - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 826
44. Secret ~ his newky constructed sectet corridors - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 64
45. Sentimental ~ “The Dog, being a good deal less sentimental than myself - Born to Run Loc Pg192
46. Sweetheart ~ Don't worry, I got you sweetheart - Wicked Valentine
47. Tender ~ his less than tender treatment - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2805
48. Together ~ when they were together - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 672
49. True ~ she insisted on iding her true beauty - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1006
50. Valentine ~ she should pick another man to spend valentine's day with Loc 371

The Phantom Of Valletta by Vicki Hopkins Wicked Valentine by April Angel Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen



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Good luck Jade :)


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Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments Thanks :)


message 25: by Maureen (last edited Mar 10, 2017 02:24AM) (new)

Maureen | 153 comments Just a Crush – 10-20 words
Head Over Heels – 21-40 words

True Love Always – 41-50 words

Progress: 25/50

1. Book: Gulliver's Travels - Jonathan Swift (From: 2/1/2017 - ......)

1. Admirer: "represent me as a great admirer of projects" - p135.
4. Always: "...as I always believed it would be some time or other my fortune to do." - p11.
5. Arrow: "with theur bows and arrows just ready to discharge" - p25.
6. Beloved: "of once more seeing my beloved country" - p57.
16. Darling: "of nature, the darling of the world" - p75.
17. Date: "and mistake the dates of my several voyages and returns." - p3.
18. Desire: "I desired you would let me know by a letter, when party and faction were extinguished;" - p2.
20. Embrace: "My wife ran out to embrace me" - p112.
23. Flowers: "which were generally forty feet square, resembled so many beds of flowers" - p18.
24. Forever: "wich will be recorded forever in the chronicles" - p64.
25. Gift: "and all offices in the gift of the Crown." - p34.
27. Heart: "from which I am sure my heart was wholly free." - p38.
29. Hug: "It would make them sometimes hug" - p197.
31. Kiss: "and gave me out of the window her hand to kiss." - p33.
32. Letter: "A letter from capt. Gulliver to his cousin Sympson." - p1.
33. Love: "whose thoughts in their love-encounters were otherwise employed" - p43.
35. Passion: "desires, are theit prevailing passions" - p160.
38. Proposal: "He makes a proposal of much advantage" - p99.
39. Red: "than that of red hot iron" - p123.
40. Ring: "a gold ring which one day she made me" - p110.
41. Romance: "who fell asleep while she was reading a romance." - p39.
44. Secret: "than be privy to such secret, which he" - p100.
47. Tender: "and that their tenderness towards their young." - p43.
48. Together: "the iron bars together, binding the extremities into a hook." - p36.
49. True: "When any one affirmed a thing, to say, it was as true as if Mr. Gulliver had spoke it." - p5.

Word List


2. Adore
3. Affectionate



7. Bouquet
8. Boyfriend
9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate
13. Couple
14. Crush
15. Cupid



19. Devoted

21. Feelings
22. Flirt


26. Girlfriend

28. Honey

30. Jewellery



34. Loving

36. Pink
37. Poem



42. Romeo
43. Roses

45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart



50. Valentine


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Welcome to the challenge and the group Maureen :)


message 27: by Maureen (new)

Maureen | 153 comments Thank you! I already have a question. Can you use plural or past tense for words? (is that the correct word, sorry, english is not my first language)

I.e. Dates for date and desired for desire?


message 28: by Cheryl (last edited Mar 01, 2017 10:13PM) (new)

Cheryl La Pa (cheryllp) | 120 comments DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February
True Love Always – 41-50 words
48/50

Found:
Web of Lies 11 Feb
5. Arrow: The other sign featured an arrow… pg 125
19. Devoted: He’s deeply devoted to his sister. Pg 49
30. Jewellery: She wore no jewelry except for a flat gold necklace… pg 210
38. Proposal: I’ll consider your proposal.” pg 228

Wanderlust 18 Feb
22. Flirt: I let him flirt with her… pg 207
47. Tender: ...crisp on the outside and tender on the inside, pg 155

Chaos Unleashed 14 Feb
2. Adore: They made you adore me…. Pg 156
6. Beloved: …my beloved brother. Pg 178

Cheater 3 Feb
23. Flowers: …to go shopping for flowers… pg 154

To Have It All 19 Feb
3. Affectionate: I hated seeing him being affectionate with her. Pg 132
4. Always: ...something she always did when she was annoyed, pg 152
8. Boyfriend: My sister hadn’t had a serious boyfriend in years. Pg 47
9. Candlelight: ...bathed in the soft glow of candlelight, pg 38
10. Card: ...angry he’d pulled the adult card pg 97
12. Chocolate: ...she had chocolate ice cream… pg 151
13. Couple: ...for a couple of days. Pg 256
14. Crush: "There’s no crush,” I explained, pg 89
16. Darling: “Oh, my darling,” I whispered. Pg 7
17. Date: ...when the screen cleared it revealed the date. Pg 13
18. Desire: ...my desire to help others came from our childhood, pg 35
20. Embrace: I met his kiss and embrace with equal gusto. Pg 39
21. Feelings: ...brushing away the hurt feelings. Pg 40
24. Forever: ...that would forever be a part of me, pg 207
25. Gift: Every moment had been a gift. Pg 230
26. Girlfriend: She introduced me as Liam’s girlfriend… pg 254
27. Heart: My heart about burst in my chest. Pg 255
28. Honey: Honey, you look thinner. Pg 17
29. Hug: All I wanted to do was hug someone I loved. Pg 47
31. Kiss: ...giving her forehead a long kiss, pg 99
32. Letter: That’s where the letter ended. Pg 167
33. Love: I love you, too. Pg 172
34. Loving: ...a soft and loving smile on her face. Pg 11
35. Passion: ...passion doesn’t equal stability. Pg 14
36. Pink: ...with the slightest shade of pink. Pg 18
39. Red: At the red light, a man sat on a motorcycle. Pg 19
40. Ring: who wasn’t at all fazed by the obnoxious ring tone… pg 118
41. Romance: Our romance had been quick, pg 41
43. Roses: I was a thorn among the roses. Pg 82
44. Secret: his secret was safe with me, pg 185
45. Sentimental: ...it held great sentimental value. Pg 14
46. Sweetheart: He called Pim sweetheart. Pg 79
48. Together: ...the fine thread holding me together. Pg 84
49. True: It was a true compliment, pg 109

My Lady Jane 25 Feb
7. Bouquet: And nearly crushed her wedding bouquet. Loc 889
15. Cupid: …and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind… Loc 4435

Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy 28 Feb
11. Cherub: smiling like a cherub. Pg 141
37. Poem: Do you know the poem ‘La Belle Dame Sans Merci? Pg 253
50. Valentine: "Let me guess: Valentine.” pg 74

To Find:
1. Admirer
42. Romeo


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Maureen wrote: "Thank you! I already have a question. Can you use plural or past tense for words? (is that the correct word, sorry, english is not my first language)

I.e. Dates for date and desired for desire?"


Yes you can Maureen (and yes, that was correct) :)


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Good luck Cheryl :)


message 31: by Maureen (new)

Maureen | 153 comments Caroline wrote: "Maureen wrote: "Thank you! I already have a question. Can you use plural or past tense for words? (is that the correct word, sorry, english is not my first language)

I.e. Dates for date and desir..."


Thank you!!


message 32: by Kimberly (last edited Mar 12, 2017 08:43PM) (new)

Kimberly (whatkreads) | 403 comments Count me in again!!


February 2017 Scavenger Hunt - Valentine's
Level: Head Over Heels – 21-40 words
DURATION: February 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017
Found: 29


1. Admirer
2. Adore
3. Affectionate
4. Always

5. Arrow: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 178 "I lifted my hand for a sarcastic salute, and then all of a sudden, Lenny was flying like an arrow, pulling me toward Milagro's back door."

6. Beloved: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 419 "He was like the hero of a romance story, and he was trying to rescue his beloved."

7. Bouquet: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 71 "She imagined lifting a bouquet of red roses and smelling them, even though she had no idea what roses smelled like."

8. Boyfriend: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 8 "He was no longer Ryan Prescott, my college boyfriend, study partner and French-kissing instructor, yet he was still mighty cute in an all-American way."

9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub

12. Chocolate: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 79 "When he picked up his chocolate, he noticed me and froze."

13. Couple: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 186 "He tried to stare me down and nearly drove us into another couple, Texas two-stepping around the throng."

14. Crush: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 245 "Actually, I did have a little bit of a crush on Kate Fallow"

15. Cupid
16. Darling

17. Date: Éclair and Present Danger by Laura Bradford pg. 156 "She saw Lance's mouth moving, even caught some of what he was saying, but she just couldn't stop thinking about her date with Jay and the fact that he wanted another one."

18. Desire
19. Devoted

20. Embrace: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 201 "His embrace tightened around her."

21. Feelings: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 303 "But it's obvious that you did have legitimate feelings for her, and I'm sorry for all that's happened since then."

22. Flirt: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 271 "He had every right to flirt with whomever he chose, and yet ..."

23. Flowers: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 206 "Sleeping in well past the sunrise, in a softly lit room where flowers grew outside the windowsill."

24. Forever: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 520 "It's a gift, to cement our forever friendship."

25. Gift: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 226 "The man before her was an emotional black hole, according to her Lunar gift."

26. Girlfriend

27. Heart: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 44 "Cress glanced at him long enough to catch a smile that was perhaps meant to be apologetic, but only served to make her heart skitter."

28. Honey

29. Hug: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 354 "You jerk, she hissed, even as she returned the hug."

30. Jewelry - Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 73 "She had no makeup, no jewelry, no perfume, no properly fitting clothes, and only the most basic essentials for daily hygiene."

31. Kiss: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 122 "Kiss her, she thought, isn't that what people did after they survived thrilling, near-death experiences together?"

32. Letter: Éclair and Present Danger by Laura Bradford pg. 103 "She reread the letter a second and third time and then let her gaze drop back down to the table and the pile of unopened mail that had obviously been accumulating for some time."

33. Love: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 51 "Delete anything that has to do with love, respect, or joy, and I'll sign on the dotted line."

34. Loving
35. Passion

36. Pink: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 250 "Though the city had appeared bleached and sandy from afar, up close she could pick out vibrant swatches of orange and pink decorating the sides of buildings, and cobalt-blue tiles lining doorways and steps."

37. Poem
38. Proposal

39. Red: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 86 "Naturally, she told me that you're a fantastic pilot, said Scarlet, grabbing her red hoodie off a crate."

40. Ring: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 215 " In addition to the wedding rings on her left hand, she sported a gold ring on each of the four fingers of her right."

41. Romance: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 204 "We were going to have such a passionate romance, too, like in the dramas."

42. Romeo

43. Roses: Here Today, Gone Tamale by Rebecca Adler pg. 11 "Elaine called out as she and her daughters entered, carrying a white sheet cake decorated with giant blue roses and the words Happy Tamalada."

44. Secret: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 518 "Then she leaned forward, dropping her voice to a whisper as if she were about to share a closely guarded secret."

45. Sentimental

46. Sweetheart: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 412 "You look great .... sweetheart."

47. Tender: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 138 "Thorne's hands found her elbows, tender and gentle."

48. Together

49. True: Cress by Marissa Meyer pg. 69 "If what this boy said was true, if his brother did have letumosis, then it could mean that the disease was mutating."

50. Valentine


message 33: by Wolf (Alpha) (last edited Feb 21, 2017 06:10AM) (new)

Wolf (Alpha) | 161 comments I'm in!!

Choose your Level:
Just a Crush – 10-20 words
Head Over Heels – 21-40 words
True Love Always – 41-50 words
Just a Crush
DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February 2017

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

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

Happy hunting!

Word List


1. Admirer
2. Adore
3. Affectionate
4. Always - The Fire by James Patterson page 76 You said we always keep our promises.
5. Arrow
6. Beloved
7. Bouquet
8. Boyfriend - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 56 "You got a boyfriend ?"
9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate
13. Couple
14. Crush
15. Cupid
16. Darling
17. Date - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 65 I was now officially on my first date.
18. Desire
19. Devoted
20. Embrace
21. Feelings
22. Flirt
23. Flowers -
24. Forever
25. Gift
26. Girlfriend
27. Heart - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 38 So I held my feelings and worries and questions in my heart, considering if maybe there was a way for me to make my final stretch of this life any easier.
28. Honey
29. Hug
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 193 I was meant to kiss this boy, designed to be held by him.
32. Letter - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 119 "You'll need to write a letter for me, explaining why you had to abandon your sister."
33. Love - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 46 For all eternity, I'll never forget you. I love you.
34. Loving
35. Passion - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 85 She's looking for passion and excitement.
36. Pink
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 6 The closest girl, who had eyes as green as the emeralds in Mama's earrings and brilliant red hair that billowed around her face, bent down.
40. Ring
41. Romance
42. Romeo
43. Roses
44. Secret
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart
47. Tender
48. Together
49. True Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop page 140 "True enough."
50. Valentine


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Good luck Kimberly and Wolf :)


message 35: by Jade aka MrsTosh (new)

Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments I'm finished, was going for 40 but ended up finding 45 :) Post 25


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That's great Jade. Could you re-post your challenge please and then I'll post the badge to your badge thread. Thanks :)


message 37: by Jade aka MrsTosh (last edited Feb 07, 2017 03:56AM) (new)

Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments Choose your Level:
Head Over Heels – 21-40 words
Completed: 45/40

Word List
1. Admirer ~ As an admirer of architecture - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 272
2. Adore ~ the woman he ,b>adored - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1064
3. Affectionate
4. Always ~ his heart would always cry for Christime - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 193
5. Arrow ~ Another arrow pierced her heart - Wicked Valentine Loc 631
6. Beloved ~ to win his beloved - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 134
7. Bouquet ~ Bouquets of roses decorated the entrance - The Phantom of Valetta Loc 779
8. Boyfriend ~ naming Nina's lasy boyfriend - Wicked Valentine Loc 238
9. Candlelight ~ “as we politely chatted by candlelight - Born to Run Loc Pg441
10. Card ~ some expensive card stock - Wicked Valentine Loc 323
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate ~ shopping for shoes and chocolate - Wicked Valentine Loc 997
13. Couple ~ Andrea and Ricgard were once a couple - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 770
14. Crush ~ she merely has a crush - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2024
15. Cupid
16. Darling ~ "I know darling" - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3866
17. Date ~ Erik chose an opening gala date of May - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1116
18. Desire ~ and the desire to sleep consumed him - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 252
19. Devoted ~ Raoul is a devoted husband - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3883
20. Embrace ~ you need to embrace it firmly - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1375
21. Feelings ~ that his feelings has changed - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1019
22. Flirt ~ “You could grab a cheeseburger, flirt with the blue-jeans-and-black-leotard-clad waitresse” - Born to Run Loc Pg166
23. Flowers ~ pictures of flowers and fruit - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 529
24. Forever ~ end their lessons forever - the Phantom of Valletta Loc 1816
25. Gift ~ given the ghost the gift of intellect - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1443
26. Girlfriend ~ “I slammed myself into the phone booth and called my girlfriend - Born to Run Loc Pg72
27. Heart ~ pledged her heart to another - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1345
28. Honey ~ it felt like warm honey - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2859
29. Hug ~ would you mind terribly if I gave you a hug? - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1162
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss ~ and bent down to kiss her cheek - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1446
32. Letter ~ Erik dispatched a letter - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 613
33. Love ~ I wanted her to love me as a man - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 76
34. Loving ~ He couldn't imagine loving the ugliness he adhorbed - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3209
35. Passion ~ a musician and architect with a passion - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 658
36. Pink ~ a small white box tied withpink ribbon - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2045
37. Poem
38. Proposal ~ she wondered what it was about her proposal - Wicked Valentine Loc 675
39. Red ~ she sipped her glass of red wine - Wicked Valentine Loc 246
40. Ring ~ an attendant took out his keys - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3680
41. Romance ~ hadn't counted on a starlit sky and romance - The Phantom of Valletta Loc2974
42. Romeo ~ the preformance of Romeo and Juliet - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 3780
43. Roses ~ thousands of fragrant roses surrounded the pit - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 826
44. Secret ~ his newky constructed sectet corridors - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 64
45. Sentimental ~ “The Dog, being a good deal less sentimental than myself - Born to Run Loc Pg192
46. Sweetheart ~ Don't worry, I got you sweetheart - Wicked Valentine
47. Tender ~ his less than tender treatment - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 2805
48. Together ~ when they were together - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 672
49. True ~ she insisted on iding her true beauty - The Phantom of Valletta Loc 1006
50. Valentine ~ she should pick another man to spend valentine's day with Loc 371

The Phantom Of Valletta by Vicki Hopkins Wicked Valentine by April Angel Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

COMPLETED - 6th Feb 17



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Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments Caroline wrote: "That's great Jade. Could you re-post your challenge please and then I'll post the badge to your badge thread. Thanks :)"

Sorry I will remember lol! :)


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Thanks Jade. I'll get your badge posted soon :)

Well done!


message 40: by Jade aka MrsTosh (new)

Jade aka MrsTosh (mrstosh) | 706 comments No problem :) thanks Caroline


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I'm done!

February Scavenger Hunt

Start Date: 1/2/17
Level: True Love Always (41-50)
Progress: 50/50
Date Completed: 15/2/17


A Zen for Murder - Leighann Dobbs (1/2/17)

Chocolate: ...a tiny piece of dark chocolate sat inside the drawer... (loc. 5902)
Feelings: "No lying to spare my feelings" (loc. 5210)
Flowers: This was her first year trying the pink flowers that looked like a clematis... (loc. 6461)
Forever: ...stay the same forever. (loc. 4857)
Heart: He sighed, his heart twisting... (loc. 4857)
Jewellery: Sandy's Beach Jewelry (loc. 5233)
Love: Then again, they'd also seen love make people do crazy things... (loc. 6092)
Pink: This was her first year trying the pink flowers that looked like a clematis... (loc. 6461)
Red: ...it's red, garnet eyes... (loc. 5265)
Romeo: ...his parakeets, Romeo and Juliet... (loc. 4870)
Roses: ...growing a border of Imposter roses. (loc. 6461)
Secret: Secret meetings? (loc. 5090)
Together: ...two children together... (loc. 4859)
True: "True. But I'm retired now" (loc. 5103)

The Surrogate - Tania Carver (3/2/17)

Always - He would always be there for her. (pg 389)
Boyfriend - "Boyfriend? Husband?" (pg 12)
Candlelight - ...the candlelight dancing in her hazel eyes. (pg 156)
Couple - ...he really did believe that couple had saved his life. (pg 28)
Date - ...on their first proper date... (pg 156)
Embrace - She fell into his embrace. (pg 296)
Gift - Boxes, bags, gift wrap, tissue paper. (pg 12)
Girlfriend - "It's your girlfriend" (pg 55)
Kiss - "I could kiss you" (pg 324)
Letter - There was a letter inside. (pg 433)
Passion - But beyond the passion, they were both terrified. (pg 307)
Romance - ...meant the death of romance... (pg 172)
Sentimental - "Didn't figure you for the sentimental type." (pg 125)
Sweetheart - A childhood sweetheart who had turned into a handsome husband. (pg 79)

The Snow Rose - Lulu Taylor (4/2/17)

Arrow - It's like an arrow piercing me. (pg 166)
Beloved - "It will be alright when the Beloved gets here." (pg 130)
Card - ...he had sent a card and a bunch of flowers... (pg 348)
Darling - "...my darling wife..." (pg 334)
Desire - "Your husband has persuaded you to fulfil his desire, hasn't he?" (pg 337)
Hug - ...envelops me in a hug. (pg 369)
Loving - He was a kind, loving husband... (pg 250)
Tender - He kissed me with soft, tender presses on my lips... (pg 414)

Beauty and the Beast - K.M. Shea (4/2/17)

Affectionate - ...a small sign of affectionate exasperation.
Devoted - "...my servants inscribe poems devoted to your many charms" (loc. 2490)

Death Turns a Trick - Julie Smith (5/2/17)

Cupid - ...he didn't complain that I'd halted Cupid on his appointed rounds... (loc. 498)
Honey - "You got it, honey" (loc. 1104)
Valentine - They only sell them around Valentine's Day, but I can wait. (loc. 2303)

The Good Girl - Fiona Neill (6/2/17)

Crush - ...a pupil with a crush maybe. (pg 3)
Flirt - Please don't flirt with him, Rach. (pg 66)
Ring - ...pressed the onyx stone of her engagement ring... (pg 65)

The Torment of Others - Val McDermid (8/2/17)

Bouquet - "Because you got a bouquet" (pg 293)
Cherub - ...the cherub smile still on her face. (pg 153)
Poem - They reminded her of a poem she'd once read... (pg 213)

Murder House - James Patterson (12/2/17)

Proposal - ...ridiculous decision to accept that marriage proposal... (pg 248)

Let's Get Serious - Maureen Reil (15/2/17)

Admirer - "...that I was given by an admirer years ago." (loc. 1559)
Adore - ...not being able to tell the guy I adore the truth... (loc. 532)


message 42: by Wolf (Alpha) (new)

Wolf (Alpha) | 161 comments Just a Crush
DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February 2017

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

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

Happy hunting!

Word List


1. Admirer
2. Adore
3. Affectionate
4. Always - The Fire by James Patterson page 76 You said we always keep our promises.
5. Arrow
6. Beloved
7. Bouquet
8. Boyfriend - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 56 "You got a boyfriend ?"
9. Candlelight
10. Card
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate
13. Couple
14. Crush
15. Cupid
16. Darling
17. Date - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 65 I was now officially on my first date.
18. Desire
19. Devoted
20. Embrace
21. Feelings
22. Flirt
23. Flowers -
24. Forever
25. Gift
26. Girlfriend
27. Heart - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 38 So I held my feelings and worries and questions in my heart, considering if maybe there was a way for me to make my final stretch of this life any easier.
28. Honey
29. Hug
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 193 I was meant to kiss this boy, designed to be held by him.
32. Letter - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 119 "You'll need to write a letter for me, explaining why you had to abandon your sister."
33. Love - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 46 For all eternity, I'll never forget you. I love you.
34. Loving
35. Passion - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 85 She's looking for passion and excitement.
36. Pink
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red - The Siren by Kiera Cass page 6 The closest girl, who had eyes as green as the emeralds in Mama's earrings and brilliant red hair that billowed around her face, bent down.
40. Ring
41. Romance
42. Romeo
43. Roses
44. Secret
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart
47. Tender
48. Together
49. True Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop page 140 "True enough."
50. Valentine


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Congrats Wolf. Badge on the way :)


message 44: by Emeli (last edited Feb 26, 2017 01:22AM) (new)

Emeli Webb | 326 comments Done and so proud best result i have ever got on a scavenger hunt challenge
My favourite theme of course i will do this
Word List

Level true love always
41/50
1. Admirer- Lip Service location 100 two dosen long stem red roses from a secret admirer finished 11/2
2. Adore- A-dork-able location 101 you dont like being adored by men and women ? Finished 5/2
3. Affectionate-'Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 924 giving earnest a light, affectionate slap on his bottom finished 8/2
4. Always- Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 958 always thought that was just a load of shit finished 8/2
5. Arrow
6. Beloved- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 695 his eyes wanderd over his beloved's face
Finished 4/2
7. Bouquet- A Secret Boyfriend location 1750 a whole bouquet would take up the whole room finished 9/2
8. Boyfriend- A-dork-able location 432 uh , i've never had a boyfriend finished 5/2
9. Candlelight
10. Card- A-dork-able location 306 it was what they normally did but the card was new 5/2
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate- A Secret Boyfriend location 1788 the small psrcel wrapped in red foil wrapping paper with golden ribbons contained a box of chocolates finished 9/2
13. Couple- Just Take Me Already location 21there were even a couple i' d ended up at sweaty passionate third base in the restrooms of pubs with. Finished 5/2
14. Crush- Save the Date location 314 despite how monumentally stupid it was to start crushing on a straight guy
Finished 6/2
15. Cupid- Fire and Ice location 3946 "cupid?" Donald asked teasingly finished 21/2
16. Darling - Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location1182 i'll always be here for you my darling husband finished 8/2
17. Date- A-dork-able location 155 he returned to the living room with a beer and a sandwich and we spent the next couple of hours watching shows until it was time for him to meet his date finished 5/2
18. Desire- Save the Datelocation 1033 blue eyes dark with desire finished 6/2
19. Devoted- Save the Date location 309 i know full well that she was head over heels for and completely devoted to her fiance finished 6/2
20. Embrace- Kissing a Fool: An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance location 731 no point fighting it,babe embrace who you are finished 9/2
21. Feelings- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 793 it was torture hiding our feelings from you
Finished 4/2
22. Flirt- A-dork-able location 98 the cashier flirted outrageously with him , as did the guy who made his sandwich finished 5/2
23. Flowers- A Secret Boyfriend location 1723 "you've brought me flowers."finished 9/2
24. Forever- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 1783 i want you to be mine all mine forever
Finished 4/2
25. Gift - A Secret Boyfriend location 1793 Kevin was genuinely touched that perry thought enough of him to get him a gift and a card finished 9/2
26. Girlfriend - A Secret Boyfriend location 1371 exactly as if he were meeting his girlfriend finished 9/2
27. Heart- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 848 endo- san felt his heart fill with exhilarated love
Finished 4/2
28. Honey- Love Me location 96 "no, honey,that's what you said when you opend the the soup pot finished 12/2
29. Hug- Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location596 why did he want nothing more than to roll over and take earnest in his arms and hug him like he would never let him go finished 8/2
30. Jewellery- King Merek and the Mechanic location 2420 the stone that covers the roads looks like it should be used for jewelry finished 19/2
31. Kiss Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 96 in another hot, ravaging, toe-curling,spine - tingling kiss
Finished 4/2
32. Letter
33. Love- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 74 all over the city of love
Finished 4/2
34. Loving - Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk: A Gay M/M MPREG Romance location 863 it was just so special and loving to be with earnest finished 8/2
35. Passion - Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 839 but the sound of his passion was muffled
Finished 4/2
36. Pink- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 168 those pink buds were perky and pointy and almost always visible through his shirts
Finished 4/2
37. Poem
38. Proposal
39. Red- A-dork-able location 41 hot cocoa could wait until my face wasn't red with morification finished 5/2
40. RingHappy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance- location 78 akimi woke up ten hours later on a private jet with a Wedding ring on his finger
Finished 4/2
41. Romance- Save the Date location 1379 so all those stupid romance movies have one thing in common finished 6/2
42. Romeo
43. Roses Kissing a Fool: An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance location 1301 he took the plate of leftovers and set it on the dining room table next to a vase of red roses finished 9/2
44. Secret - Just Take Me Already location 102 we gradually , carefully began to open up to each other, one little secret at a time finished 5/2
45. Sentimental
46. Sweetheart Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 610 i miss you so much sweetheart
Finished 4/2
47. Tender - Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 685 endos face took on a tender tint
Finished 4/2
48. Together- Happy Family: A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance location 685 i wanted so much for us all to be together
Finished 4/2
49. True
50. Valentine - A-dork-able location 306 but on valentine's day i found a red envelope on my desk with my name on it finished 5/2

Happy Family A Polyamorous Yaoi Romance by Amelita Rae Just Take Me Already by Celia Styles A-dork-able by J.D. Walker Save the Date by Reegan Ellis Wolf's Sweet Chipmunk by Tara Harris A Secret Boyfriend by H.J. Perry Kissing a Fool An Azalea Ridge Gay Romance (I'm Your Man Book 1) by Felix Brooks Lip Service by Jessa James Love Me by Piper Scott King Merek and the Mechanic (Royal Mates Love's Diamond #1) by Lyssa Samuels Fire and Ice (Carlisle Cops, #2) by Andrew Grey


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Congratulations Emelie!!


message 46: by Joann (new)

Joann | 1273 comments Surprisingly, I got them all! And not one was labelled as romance.

Progress: 50 / 50


1. Admirer Blackberry Winter p.53 “You have an ADMIRER.”
2. Adore A Field of Red loc 4118 “Charlie ADOREs him.”
3. Affectionate All-Butter Short Dead p 190 “..an AFFECTIONATE slang term…”
4. Always Trouble in Spades p. 9 “...ALWAYS had that effect on men.”
5. Arrow Blackberry Winter p.74 “...as if Cupid just shot an ARROW…”
6. Beloved Murder of a Small-Town Honey p. 147 “...her BELOVED Cubs baseball team.”
7. Bouquet Blackberry Winter p. 54 “...an enormous BOUQUET of tulips.”
8. Boyfriend Color Me Dead loc 1478 “...don’t want to share my BOYFRIEND.”
9. Candlelight The Angel's Game p.27 “The CANDLELIGHT hugged the outline..”
10. Card Elusive loc 1375 “...tapped the edge of the CARD against the Table.”
11. Cherub Blackberry Winter p.143 “...two CHERUBS dressed in pink.”
12. Chocolate Elusive loc. 347 "...two dozen double CHOCOLATE.."
13. Couple Elusive loc 818 "A young COUPLE lived there."
14. Crush Color Me Dead LOC 1986 “...teenage small-town trivial CRUSH.”
15. Cupid Blackberry Winter p.74 “...as if CUPID just shot an arrow…”
16. Darling Elusive loc1459 "Thanks, DARLING."
17. Date Elusive loc 104 "..we had a lunch DATE."
18. Desire Elusive loc 522 "..forced down her DESIRE..."
19. Devoted The Angel's Game p.57 “I DEVOTED my time to …”
20. Embrace Elusive loc 1062 "...an awkward EMBRACE aound his chest."
21. Feelings A Field of Red loc 1020 “..a few hurt FEELINGS….”
22. Flirt Trouble in Spades p. 10 “...FLIRTing up a storm.”
23. Flowers Elusive loc2409 :..fluffy bathrobe and fresh FLOWERS."
24. Forever Elusive loc 537 "She'd know him FOREVER."
25. Gift Elusive loc 1214 :...the spa GIFT card she'd gotten for her birthday."
26. Girlfriend Elusive loc 1606 "An old GIRLFRIEND?"
27. Heart Elusive lc 473 "her HEART began to thump."
28. Honey Elusive loc 1457 "Come on, HONEY."
29. Hug Elusive loc 894 "...gave her friend a quick HUG."
30. Jewellery Elusive loc 2558 "...selling purses and gold JEWELRY."
31. Kiss Elusive loc 3324 "...a KISS on each cheek."
32. Letter Elusiveloc 774 "She paused over the last LETTER."
33. Love Elusive loc 1006 "LOVE triangle gone bad?"
34. Loving A Field of Red loc 694 “...inflicted by her LOVING husband.”
35. Passion India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p. 92 “...overcome with the PASSION of my conviction.”
36. Pink Elusive loc3151 "..in shades of PINK."
37. PoemElusive loc 1903 "It's like that POEM..."
38. Proposal The Angel's Game p.84 “And your PROPOSAL is?”
39. Red Trouble in Spades p. 11 “...long RED fingernails….”
40. Ring Elusive loc 2045 “...your wedding RING.”
41. Romance Trouble in Spades p. 18 “...office ROMANCES…”
42. Romeo India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p.1 “The Earl drew vigorously on a ROMEO y Julieta.”
43. Roses Color Me Dead loc 2729 “..a large vase of ROSES.”
44. Secret Elusive loc 113 "I do know all his SECRETs."
45. Sentimental India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy p.84 “I hoped she wasn’t becoming SENTIMENTAL.”
46. Sweetheart Color Me Dead loc 3302 “Sweetheart, so glad you could….”
47. Tender Color Me Dead loc 135 “..TENDER and sweet.”
48. Together Elusive loc 168 "We could eat lunch TOGETHER."
49. True Elusive loc 943 "It was TRUE."
50. Valentine Murder of a Small-Town Honey p. 105 “She started with Vince around VALENTINE’S Day.”


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Well done Joann!


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Ana (biblionative) | 259 comments At least this one I got done :'D
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message 50: by Melike (new)

Melike | 56 comments Finished 44/50

DURATION: 1st February 2017 - 28th February
True Love Always – 41-50 words
44/50

1. Admirer
2. Adore: if abby didn't adore her grandmother...p99 The Inn at Eagle Point
3. Affectionate: they found their exuberant, affectionate mother....p9 The Inn at Eagle Point 2/28
4. Always: Dante and his siblings always wanted to protect Grady...No Ordinary Billionaire P4 2/20
5. Arrow: not when i had only one ash arrow...p6 A Court of Thorns and Roses 2/18
6. Beloved:...for what happened to their beloved father and mother P4 No Ordinary Billionaire 2/20
7. Bouquet:wouldnt a bouqout of flowers be enough....p316The Inn at Eagle Point
8. Boyfriend: "No boyfriend?", he asked gruffly. P 40 No Ordinary Billionaire
9. Candlelight: "candlelight?", he offered. p308 The Inn at Eagle Point
10. Card: as he slipped his credit card...P148 No Ordinary Billionaire
11. Cherub
12. Chocolate: i like chocolate chip better. p 30 The Inn at Eagle Point
13. Couple: wanted an exercise room and a couple of...P37 No Ordinary Billionaire
14. Crush: he developed a monstrous crush..P83 No Ordinary Billionaire
15. Cupid
16. Darling: now tell me where my darling girls are....p 52The Inn at Eagle Point
17. Date: maybe he will settle down and date a woman...P 104No Ordinary Billionaire
18. Desire: they were glazed with desire...P22 No Ordinary Billionaire
19. Devoted: dante is seriously hot and completely devoted to...P108 No Ordinary Billionaire
20. Embrace: His ebrace was brief...P74 No Ordinary Billionaire
21. Feelings: that involved her feelings for Dante...p 109No Ordinary Billionaire
22. Flirt: never in her life felt comfortable enough to flirt with ...p146 No Ordinary Billionaire
23. Flowers: yellow and blue flowers scattered...p 131The Inn at Eagle Point
24. Forever: i would rather take the risk than live afraid forever...p114 No Ordinary Billionaire
25. Gift: it's a gift from him. p105 No Ordinary Billionaire
26. Girlfriend: it's about his girlfriend....p259 The Inn at Eagle Point
27. Heart: he hadn't had the heart to make her...p 21 No Ordinary Billionaire
28. Honey: Now honey, i told you to call...P8 No Ordinary Billionaire
29. Hug: gathering her shivering body into a comforting hug...p 76 No Ordinary Billionaire
30. Jewellery
31. Kiss: so involved in Dante's kiss...p43 No Ordinary Billionaire
32. Letter: she had gotten a letter from the bank...p36The Inn at Eagle Point
33. Love: thinking about the obvious love...p 32No Ordinary Billionaire
34. Loving: he growled, loving the sound of his name...p64 No Ordinary Billionaire
35. Passion: exterior was a woman of fire and passion....p56 No Ordinary Billionaire
36. Pink: even the innocent shiny pink polish...p56 No Ordinary Billionaire
37. Poem: dont give a hoot about a book of poems...p127The Inn at Eagle Point
38. Proposal: i will have to take this proposal of yours to the board...p 68 The Inn at Eagle Point
39. Red: she was dressed in white sneakers and a red dress...p8 No Ordinary Billionaire
40. Ring: emily's cell phone started to ring...p171No Ordinary Billionaire
41. Romance: finished reading a romance novel...p34 No Ordinary Billionaire
42. Romeo
43. Roses: november rain by Guns n Roses that night...loc 155 Truly Madly Guilty
44. Secret: despite the fact that he had spilled her secret...p55 No Ordinary Billionaire
45. Sentimental: No point in being sentimental...p98 Blue Dahlia
46. Sweetheart: i am so sorry, sweetheart...p76No Ordinary Billionaire
47. Tender: the pain of the still tender wound on his face...p5 No Ordinary Billionaire
48. Together: he and patrick have hung out having a beer together p 6No Ordinary Billionaire
49. True: i am afraid that this is all to good to be true...P223 No Ordinary Billionaire
50. Valentine


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