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message 1: by Fran, Moderator (last edited May 21, 2017 06:52PM) (new)

Fran | 9119 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

1. 'J' is for June:
Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

Fun Facts about Lorraine -
* Lorraine was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, but soon after moved to Texas.
* She writes contemporary, historical, and paranormal romance
* Lorraine is the author of more than 60 novels
* She also writes under the names Rachel Hawthorne, Jade Parker and with her son as J.A. London
* Lorraine grew up watching movies with her mom

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

You can choose to complete any number of categories, depending on your reading speed, book availability and/or time commitment.

When posting your challenge progress, please make sure to put the date/s when you finished your book/s.

Please repost your progress as it helps when updating.

Happy Reading!!


message 2: by Fran, Moderator (last edited May 21, 2017 07:07PM) (new)

Fran | 9119 comments Suggestions

Here are some lists to help you with the challenge.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask, I'm happy to help. :)

#5-
Best Culinary Romance
Gay Romance Featuring Chefs or Food
Intense and Angsty Romance
Best M/M Angsty Romance

#6-
Best Older Hero AND Older Heroine romance books(the main couple over 40)

#9-
Lips and Lipstick
In the Mouth


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message 6: by Bookchaser (last edited Jun 01, 2017 12:48AM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1563 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge


0/10 Completed


01. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
Just My Luck by Rosalind James
OR
Beyond The Shadows by Jess Granger
02. Happy Anniversary!: Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year.
It's In His Smile by Shelly Alexander
OR
The Chef's Mail Order Bride by Cindy Caldwell
03. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) ~ Lorraine Heath: Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name.
You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
Never Love a Cowboy by Lorraine Heath
OR
Colorado Promise by Charlene Whitman
04. Flip a Coin Day (June 1): Read a book based on the flip of a coin - If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
The VIP Doubles Down by Nancy Herkness
OR
The Best of Me by Elisabeth Barrett
OR
The Ultimate Millionaire by Susan Mallery
05. Rocky Road Day (June 2): Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.
Delicious by Adrianne Lee
OR
Just A Taste by Deirdre Martin
06. Old Maid's Day (June 4): Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.
Slightly Dangerous by Mary Balogh
OR
Whisper's Edge by LuAnn McLane
OR
Swan Point by Sherryl Woods
07. Best Friend's Day (June 8): Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
Love Me Again by Jaci Burton
08. Father's Day (June 18): Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.
Single Dad Sheriff by Lisa Childs
09. National Kissing Day (June 19): Read a sweet or steamy romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.
And Then He Kissed Me by Kim Amos
OR
It Started With a Kiss by Marina Adair
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Coming Home to Mustang Ridge by Jesse Hayworth


XXX Just My Luck (Escape to New Zealand, #5) by Rosalind JamesXXX Beyond The Shadows (Realms Beyond, #2) by Jess GrangerXXX It's In His Smile (A Red River Valley Novel) by Shelly AlexanderXXX The Chef's Mail Order Bride (Wild West Frontier Brides #1) by Cindy CaldwellXXX Never Love a Cowboy (Rogues in Texas, #2) by Lorraine HeathXXX Colorado Promise (The Front Range Series, #2) by Charlene WhitmanXXX The VIP Doubles Down (Wager of Hearts #3) by Nancy HerknessXXX The Best of Me (Return to Briarwood, #2) by Elisabeth BarrettXXX The Ultimate Millionaire (The Million Dollar Catch #3) by Susan MalleryXXX Delicious (Big Sky Pie #2) by Adrianne LeeXXX Just A Taste (New York Blades, #6) by Deirdre MartinXXX Slightly Dangerous (Bedwyn Saga, #6) by Mary BaloghXXX Whisper's Edge (Cricket Creek #4) by Luann McLaneXXX Swan Point (The Sweet Magnolias #11) by Sherryl WoodsXXX Love Me Again (Hope, #7) by Jaci BurtonXXX Single Dad Sheriff by Lisa ChildsXXX And Then He Kissed Me (White Pine, #2) by Kim AmosXXX It Started With a Kiss (Sequoia Lake, #1) by Marina AdairXXX Coming Home to Mustang Ridge (Mustang Ridge, #5) by Jesse HayworthXXX


message 7: by Tammie (last edited Jun 19, 2017 02:50PM) (new)

Tammie | 977 comments June Monthly Challenge
Read:
10/10

1. 'J' is for June: SEAL's Honor, Elle James ★★★ 6/1
2. Happy Anniversary! - on Jackie's Shelf: Sunrise Point, Robyn Carr ★★★★★ 6/3
3. Featured Author Challenge - set in Texas: Regan's Pride, Diana Palmer ★★★★ 6/5
4. Flip a Coin Day-fav genre: Love Me Again, Jaci Burton ★★★★ 6/8
5. Rocky Road Day-food (pizza) on the cover: The Promise: Volume 5, Kristen Ashley ★★★★ 6/11
6. Old Maid's Day-a single person on cover: Sex Appeal, Lori Foster ★★★ 6/14
7. Best Friend's Day-favorite author: Come Sundown, Nora Roberts ★★★★ 6/9
8. Father's Day-father figure in the story: The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas ★★★★★ 6/17
9. National Kissing Day-steamy Romance: Colters' Gift Maya Banks ★★★★ 6/2
10. Reader's Choice: That Burke Man, Diana Palmer ★★★★ 6/9

SEAL's Honor (Take No Prisoners, #1) by Elle James Sunrise Point (Virgin River, #17) by Robyn Carr Regan's Pride (Long, Tall Texans, #11; Silhouette Romance #1000) by Diana Palmer Love Me Again (Hope, #7) by Jaci Burton The Promise Volume 5 (The 'Burg Series) by Kristen Ashley Sex Appeal by Lori Foster Come Sundown by Nora Roberts The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Colters' Gift (Colters' Legacy, #5) by Maya Banks That Burke Man (Long, Tall Texans, #12; Silhouette Desire #913) by Diana Palmer


message 8: by Sandra (last edited Jun 17, 2017 09:17PM) (new)

Sandra | 447 comments I'M IN!

J is for June - Lover at Last - J.R. Ward - 12 JUNE
Published in June - Midnight Captive - Elle Kennedy - 16 JUNE
Contemporary - Sweeter than Ever - Bella Andre - 7 JUNE
Favourite Genre - Deadly Intentions - Lily Harper Hart - 11 JUNE
Road on cover - Silenced - Allison Brennan - 6 JUNE
One person on cover - The Bunny is Coming - Tara Sivec - 3 JUNE
Favourite Series - Revenge Kisses - Addison Moore - 7 JUNE
More than 108 ratings - Worth the Fight - Vi Keeland - 17 JUNE
Steamy romance - Someone Like Her - Sandra Owens - 4 JUNE
Readers Choice - The Rose Petal Beach - Dorothy Koomson - 4 JUNE

Lover at Last (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #11) by J.R. Ward Midnight Captive (Killer Instincts, #6) by Elle Kennedy Sweeter than Ever (The Sullivans, #16.5) by Bella Andre Deadly Intentions (Hardy Brothers Security #1) by Lily Harper Hart Silenced (Lucy Kincaid, #4) by Allison Brennan The Bunny is Coming (The Holidays, #4) by Tara Sivec Revenge Kisses (3 AM Kisses, #14) by Addison Moore Worth the Fight (MMA Fighter, #1) by Vi Keeland Someone Like Her (K2 Team, #2) by Sandra Owens The Rose Petal Beach by Dorothy Koomson


message 9: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Jun 12, 2017 07:51AM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 1582 comments RRRC 2017 June Monthly Challenge

9/5-6 read


1. 'J' is for June: Just Drive 6/5/17 4✬

2. Happy Anniversary! - (6/24/08) Blush 6/4/17 2✬

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -
You may read a romance that is Paranormal, The Infected Holiday Special 6/3/17 4✬

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- (heads) Dirty Bad Wrong 6/9/17 2✬

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Historical A Royal Affair 6/2/17 4✬

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- older MC The Master Will Appear 6/10/17 4✬

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- a book recommended to you by a friend. The Secret

8. June 18- Father's Day- (father figure -
Dom)Forsaken 6/12/17 4✬

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

10. Reader's Choice: Jumping Jude 6/3/17 4✬


message 10: by Nicole (last edited Jun 19, 2017 09:21PM) (new)

Nicole P | 1424 comments I'm in :)

2017 June Monthly Challenge

10/10 read

✓. 'J' is for June: Joy Ride by Lauren Blakely (01/06) ★★★★★

✓. Happy Anniversary: The Foxe & the Hound by R.S. Grey (10/06) ★★★

✓. Featured Author Challenge (FAC): Real Sexy by Meghan March (05/06) ★★★★

✓. June 1 - Flip a Coin Day: Real Dirty by Meghan March (04/06) ★★★★

✓. June 2 - Rocky Road Day: Cream of the Crop by Alice Clayton (04/06) ★★★★

✓. June 4 - Old Maid's Day: Prime Minister by Ainsley Booth & Sadie Haller (18/06) ★★★★

✓. June 8 - Best Friend's Day: The Goal by Elle Kennedy (19/06) ★★★

✓. June 18 - Father's Day: Enforcer by Samantha Whiskey (15/06) ★★★

✓. June 19 - National Kissing Day: Friends Without Benefits by Penny Reid (12/06) ★★★

✓. Reader's Choice: Dating You / Hating You by Christina Lauren (08/06) ★★★

Joy Ride by Lauren Blakely The Foxe & the Hound by R.S. Grey Real Sexy (Real Dirty Duet, #2) by Meghan March Real Dirty (Real Dirty Duet, #1) by Meghan March Cream of the Crop (Hudson Valley, #2) by Alice Clayton Prime Minister (Frisky Beavers, #1) by Ainsley Booth The Goal (Off-Campus, #4) by Elle Kennedy Enforcer (Seattle Sharks Book 2) by Samantha Whiskey Friends Without Benefits (Knitting in the City, #2) by Penny Reid Dating You / Hating You by Christina Lauren


message 11: by Whitney (last edited Jun 20, 2017 07:39AM) (new)

Whitney | 33 comments 8/10

1. 'J' is for June: The Theory of Second Best - J. Bengtsson Finished 6/2
★★★★★
2. Happy Anniversary! - Weightless - Kandi Steiner Finished 6/7 ★★★★★
3. Featured Author Challenge: set in Texas - Shameless - Lex Martin Finished 6/12 ★★★★★
4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day: Wealthy character - Hardpressed - Meredith Wild
5. June 2- Rocky Road Day: Historical romance - Devil of the Highlands - Lynsay Sands Finished 6/8 ★★★
6. June 4- Old Maid's Day: One person on the cover - City of Bones - Cassandra Clare Finished 6/20 ★★★★★
7. June 8- Best Friend's Day: Recommended by a friend - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling Finished 6/14 ★★★★
8. June 18- Father's Day: Sweet Dreams - Kristen Ashley Finished 6/18 ★★★★
9. June 19- National Kissing Day:Paper Fools - Staci Hart
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. Archer's Voice - Mia Sheridan Finished 6/10 ★★★★★


The Theory of Second Best (Cake, #2) by J. Bengtsson Weightless by Kandi Steiner Shameless by Lex Martin Hardpressed (Hacker, #2) by Meredith Wild Devil of the Highlands (Devil of the Highlands, #1) by Lynsay Sands City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling Sweet Dreams (Colorado Mountain, #2) by Kristen Ashley Paper Fools (Hearts and Arrows #1) by Staci Hart Archer's Voice by Mia Sheridan


message 12: by Teresa (last edited Jun 22, 2017 05:59PM) (new)

Teresa | 218 comments Count me in! I'm hoping for all 10 but am being realistic and planning on 8. With school out my schedule is probably going to be dicey at best!

7/8

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. ✔️Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016
Member List

Published June 23, 2014 ~ Invisible ~ 6/22/17

3. ✔️Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name.

Lorraine Bartlett ~ With Baited Breath ~ 6/5/17 ~ Same first name

4. ✔️June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.

Jeanne Ray ~ Eat Cake ~ 6/7/17 ~ Fav. genre

5.✔️ June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.

Mary Kay Andrews ~ Deep Dish ~ 6/14/17 ~ Characters work in the food industry

6. ✔️June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.

Apples Should Be Red ~ 6/19/17

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.

8.✔️ June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.

Sara Bourgeois ~ Pretty Hexed ~ 6/9/17 ~ page count includes a one

9. ✔️June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

Dead Until Dark ~ 6/20/17 ~ Lips on the cover

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse #1) by Charlaine Harris Pretty Hexed (Witches of Winterfield #1) by Sara Bourgeois Apples Should Be Red by Penny Watson Deep Dish A Novel by Mary Kay Andrews Eat Cake by Jeanne Ray With Baited Breath (Lotus Bay Mysteries #1) by Lorraine Bartlett Invisible by James Patterson


message 13: by Miriam (last edited Jun 21, 2017 09:28PM) (new)

Miriam | 128 comments I'm in :)

4/10

1. 'J' is for June: a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
Thor - June 5, 2017

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. You may also read a book set in England
Alpha Squad: Friends & Foes - June 9, 2017

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - a book with a character who works in the food industry.
Enchanted by the Werewolf: A M-M Shifter Romance - June 20, 2017

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- a book with one person on the cover.
A Day Makes - June 8, 2017

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


message 14: by Katie (last edited Jun 11, 2017 04:18PM) (new)

Katie | 1948 comments RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
10/10 read


1. J is for June - Jane Cousins - To Woo A Warrior - 6/1
2. Happy Anniversary - The Year We Hid Away - 6/11
3. Featured Author Challenge - Taming the Highland Bride - 6/2
4. Flip a Coin Day - White Hot - 6/4
5. Rocky Road Day - Red Dirt Heart 2 - 6/4
6. Old Maid's Day - Save of the Game - 6/2
7. Best Friend's Day - Don't Look Down - 6/7
8. Father's Day - Blackmailed by the Beast - 6/11
9. National Kissing Day - Gifts of Honor - 6/3
10. Reader's Choice - Rock Chick - 6/11


message 15: by Christine (last edited Dec 28, 2017 12:50PM) (new)

Christine (KizzieReads) (Kizzie48) | 40 comments I'm in for 10!

...10/10 Completed June 30

1. J is for June - The Jane Austen Marriage Manual by Kim Izzo, June 7, 3.25 stars
2. Happy Anniversary - The Governess Affair by Courtney Milan June 30, 4 stars
3. Featured Author Challenge - She Tempts the Duke by Lorraine Heath June 30, 4 stars
4. Flip a Coin Day - Tainted Lilies by Becky Lee Weyrich June 24, 3 stars
5. Rocky Road Day - Savor the Moment by Nora Roberts June 13, 4 stars
6. Old Maid's Day - Black Rose by Nora Roberts June 22, 4 stars
7. Best Friend's Day - The Guard by Kiera Cass June 29, 3 stars
8. Father's Day - The Silent Wife by Kerry Fisher June 28, 5 stars
9. National Kissing Day - Reluctant by Lauren Dane June 29, 4 stars
10. Reader's Choice - The Little Old Lady Strikes Again by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg June 23, 4 stars

The Jane Austen Marriage Manual by Kim Izzo The Governess Affair (Brothers Sinister, #0.5) by Courtney Milan She Tempts the Duke (The Lost Lords of Pembrook, #1) by Lorraine Heath Tainted Lilies by Becky Lee Weyrich Savor the Moment (Bride Quartet, #3) by Nora Roberts Black Rose (In the Garden, #2) by Nora Roberts The Guard (The Selection, #2.5) by Kiera Cass The Silent Wife by Kerry Fisher Reluctant (Cascadia Wolves, #0.5) by Lauren Dane The Little Old Lady Strikes Again by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg


message 16: by MyzanM (new)

MyzanM | 134 comments RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
0/10 read

1. J is for June -
2. Happy Anniversary -
3. Featured Author Challenge -
4. Flip a Coin Day -
5. Rocky Road Day -
6. Old Maid's Day -
7. Best Friend's Day -
8. Father's Day -
9. National Kissing Day -
10. Reader's Choice -


message 17: by Lilly (last edited Jun 21, 2017 11:45PM) (new)

Lilly | 67 comments June Monthly Challenge

READ: 10/10

✓ 1. J is for June - Jed Had to Die by Tara Sivec ✬✬✬✬✬ June 12
✓2. Happy Anniversary - Lost and Found Sisters by Jill Shalvis ✬✬✬✬✬ June 22
✓3. Featured Author Challenge - Falling Into Bed with a Duke by Lorraine Heath ✬✬✬ June 13
✓4. Flip a Coin Day - The Sheikh's Convenient Princess by Liz Fielding ✬ ✬ ✬ ✬ June 11
✓5. Rocky Road Day - Nuts by Alice Clayton ✬✬✬✬✬ June 3
✓6. Old Maid's Day - Fake Fiancée by Ilsa Madden-Mills ✬✬✬✬ June 6
✓7. Best Friend's Day - Falling for the Right Brother by Kerri Carpenter ✬ ✬ ✬ ✬ ✬ June 15
✓8. Father's Day - Tru Blue by Melissa Foster ✬ ✬ ✬ ✬ ✬ June 14
✓9. National Kissing Day - Kiss Me, Sheriff! by Wendy Warren ✬✬✬✬✬ June 16
✓10. Reader's Choice - Unleashed by Rachel Lacey ✬✬✬✬ June 7

Jed Had to Die by Tara Sivec Lost and Found Sisters (Wildstone, #1) by Jill Shalvis Falling Into Bed with a Duke (The Hellions of Havisham, #1) by Lorraine Heath The Sheikh's Convenient Princess by Liz Fielding Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton Fake Fiancée by Ilsa Madden-Mills Falling for the Right Brother (Saved by the Blog Book 1) by Kerri Carpenter Tru Blue by Melissa Foster Kiss Me, Sheriff! (The Men of Thunder Ridge) by Wendy Warren Unleashed (Love to the Rescue, #1) by Rachel Lacey


message 18: by Elizabeth (last edited Jun 18, 2017 11:09AM) (new)

Elizabeth | 126 comments I'm in
RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
4/10 read

1. J is for June -The Forever Spy by Jeffrey Layton( ARC : NetGalley)6/11/17 5 stars✔
2. Happy Anniversary -The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz( ARC NetGalley : out to buy 6/20/17)6/3/17 4.5 ✔
3. Featured Author Challenge -Moonlight by Rachel Hawthorne( Lorraine Heath's pen name)
4. Flip a Coin Day -Frankenstein: The Complete Collection (Both 1818 and 1831 Versions) by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( read 1818 version )tails= classic)3.5 stars 6/2/17✔
5. Rocky Road Day -The Emperor's Revenge
6. Old Maid's Day -The Killing Forest6/7/17✔
7. Best Friend's Day -The Shining by Stephen King
8. Father's Day -Kill Decision by Daniel Suarez( 8,400 ratings)
9. National Kissing Day -
10. Reader's Choice -The Last Witness by W.E.B. Griffin

The Forever Spy (Yuri Kirov #2) by Jeffrey Layton, The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz, Moonlight (Dark Guardian, #1) by Rachel Hawthorne, Frankenstein The Complete Collection (Both 1818 and 1831 Versions) (Annotated) by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, The Last Witness (Badge of Honor, #11) by W.E.B. Griffin, The Shining by Stephen King, Kill Decision by Daniel Suarez, The Killing Forest (Louise Rick) by Sara Blaedel, The Emperor's Revenge (The Oregon Files, #11) by Clive Cussler


message 19: by Marie (new)

Marie | 19 comments June Monthly Challenge
Read: 0/5


message 20: by Shelby (last edited Jul 10, 2017 03:32AM) (new)

Shelby (Stang_Lee) | 1058 comments RRRC Monthly
June 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017



June - 10/10

1. 'J' is for June - Human Frailties, Human Strengths (6/6) ★★★½
2. Happy Anniversary! - An Unnatural Vice (6/8) ★★★★½
3. Featured Author Challenge - Darkness Before Dawn (6/23) ★★★½
4. Flip a Coin Day - Chasing Death Metal Dreams (6/9) ★★𗰵★½
5. Rocky Road Day - Undertow (6/11) ★★★★
6. Old Maid's Day - Painting with Fire (6/2) ★★★
7. Best Friend's Day - Winter (6/7) ★★★★★
8. Father's Day - Empire of Night (6/3) ★★★★½
9. National Kissing Day - Bound: Forget Me Knot (6/7) ★★★★
10. Reader's Choice - The Night Circus (6/4) ★★★★★

Human Frailties, Human Strengths (Guardians of the Leythe #1) by Jaye McKenna An Unnatural Vice (Sins of the Cities, #2) by K.J. Charles Darkness Before Dawn (Darkness Before Dawn, #1) by J.A. London Chasing Death Metal Dreams by Kaje Harper Undertow (Whyborne & Griffin, #8.5) by Jordan L. Hawk Painting with Fire (Survivors Find Love, #1) by Lissa Kasey Winter (The Lunar Chronicles, #4) by Marissa Meyer Empire of Night (Age of Legends, #2) by Kelley Armstrong Bound Forget Me Knot by H.B. Pattskyn The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern


message 21: by ❀~Amy~❀ (last edited Jun 09, 2017 03:43AM) (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 546 comments June Monthly Challenge

10/10 Read

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
Widdershins by Jordan L. Hawk ~ 6/3/17 ~ ★★★★★

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 - Member List
Murder and Mayhem (published 6/5/15) ~ 6/1/17 ~ ★★★★★

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
Lukos Heat (paranormal) ~ 6/2/17 ~ ★★

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day - Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
Heads (contemporary romance) ~ Taken with You ~ 6/6/17 ~ ★★★★

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day - Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.
Soy Latte (MC owns a coffee shop) ~ 6/4/17 ~ ★★★

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day - Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.
Body and Soul (one person on cover) ~ 6/7/17 ~ ★★★★

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day - Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
Lace (a favorite author) ~ 6/4/17 ~ ★★★★

8. June 18- Father's Day - Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.
Red Dirt Heart 3 father figure in story) ~ 6/6/17 ~ ★★★★★

9. June 19- National Kissing Day - Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.
Red Dirt Christmas (sweet and steamy) ~ 6/7/17 ~ ★★★★★

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
On Point ~ 6/9/17 ~ ★★★★1/2

Widdershins (Whyborne & Griffin, #1) by Jordan L. Hawk Murder and Mayhem (Murder and Mayhem, #1) by Rhys Ford Lukos Heat by Megan Derr Taken with You (Kowalski Family, #8) by Shannon Stacey Soy Latte (Real Answers Investigations #2) by Aria Grace Body and Soul (PsyCop, #3) by Jordan Castillo Price Lace (A Material World #1) by K.C. Wells Red Dirt Heart 3 (Red Dirt, #3) by N.R. Walker Red Dirt Christmas (Red Dirt, #3.5) by N.R. Walker On Point (Out of Uniform #3) by Annabeth Albert


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 291 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

Completed 10/10


1. 'J' is for June: Read a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

The Chosen (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #15) by J.R. Ward by J.R. Ward - 03/06/2017

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year (JoAnne)

Delirium (Delirium, #1) by Lauren Oliver by Lauren Oliver - 07/06/2017

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. - Read one book that is Historical Romance

The Lady By His Side by Stephanie Laurens by Stephanie Laurens - 04/06/2017

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre.

Night Game (GhostWalkers, #3) by Christine Feehan by Christine Feehan - 11/06/2017

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance

An Irresistible Alliance Devil's Brood Trilogy, #2 by Stephanie Laurens by Stephanie Laurens - 06/06/2017

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story (MC's mom)

Looking for Trouble (Jackson Girl's Night Out, #1) by Victoria Dahl by Victoria Dahl - 08/06/2017

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author

Angels Fall by Nora Roberts by Nora Roberts - 02/06/2017

8. June 18- Father's Day- Read a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads (1,439)

The Unexpected Duchess (Playful Brides, #1) by Valerie Bowman by Valerie Bowman - 04/06/2017

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a book with lips on the cover

Shadow Game (GhostWalkers, #1) by Christine Feehan by Christine Feehan - 09/06/2017

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

Mind Game (GhostWalkers, #2) by Christine Feehan by Christine Feehan - 10/06/2017


message 23: by Georgina (last edited Jun 14, 2017 10:53PM) (new)

Georgina Parkin (Geosbookblog) | 90 comments 10/10 read

1. 'J' is for June. Read a book that starts with 'J':
Jungle Freakn' Bride 9/6

2. Happy Anniversary! Read a book that was published in June of any year: The Darkest Promise 15/6 (released June 13)

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath : In Bed with the Devil 2/6

4. June 1 - Flip a Coin Day. Read a book from your favorite genre: Barbarian's Rescue 14/6

5. June 2 - Rocky Road Day. Read a Historical romance: This Duchess of Mine 5/6

6. June 4 - Old Maid's Day. Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with one person on the cover: When the Duke Returns 4/6 (His mother lives in his house the majority of the book, there's also only one person on the cover)

7. June 8 - Best Friend's Day. Read a book by a favorite author: Dragon Squeeze 1/6

8. June 18 - Father's Day. Read a book with a father figure in the story: A Duke of Her Own 13/6

9. June 19 - National Kissing Day. Read a sweet or steamy Romance: Human and Freakn' 8/6

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. Devotion 5/6

Jungle Freakn' Bride (Freakn' Shifters, #5) by Eve Langlais The Darkest Promise (Lords of the Underworld, #13) by Gena Showalter In Bed with the Devil (Scoundrels of St. James, #1) by Lorraine Heath Barbarian's Rescue (Ice Planet Barbarians, #15) by Ruby Dixon This Duchess of Mine (Desperate Duchesses, #5) by Eloisa James When the Duke Returns (Desperate Duchesses, #4) by Eloisa James Dragon Squeeze (Dragon Point, #2) by Eve Langlais A Duke of Her Own (Desperate Duchesses, #6) by Eloisa James Human and Freakn' (Freakn' Shifters, #4) by Eve Langlais Devotion by Alexa Riley


message 24: by Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (last edited Jun 25, 2017 05:18PM) (new)

Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (Shuga) | 881 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'. Kiss the Girls, James Patterson...06.20.2017

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

Fun Facts about Lorraine -
* Lorraine was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, but soon after moved to Texas.
* She writes contemporary, historical, and paranormal romance
* Lorraine is the author of more than 60 novels
* She also writes under the names Rachel Hawthorne, Jade Parker and with her son as J.A. London
* Lorraine grew up watching movies with her mom

You may alsoread a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles. Naughty in Nice, Rhys Bowen...06.01.2017

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover. Dying to Retire, Jessica Fletcher...06.05.2017

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
Silence Fallen...06.16.2017

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count. Red Velvet Revenge, Jenn McKinlay...06.03.2017

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. Pardonable Lies (Maisie Dobbs, #3) by Jacqueline Winspear, Jacqueline Winspear...06.21.2017



Naughty in Nice (Her Royal Spyness Mysteries, #5) by Rhys Bowen **** Red Velvet Revenge (Cupcake Bakery Mystery, #4) by Jenn McKinlay **** Dying to Retire (Murder, She Wrote, #21) by Jessica Fletcher**** Silence Fallen (Mercy Thompson, #10) by Patricia Briggs**** Kiss the Girls (Alex Cross, #2) by James Patterson**** Pardonable Lies (Maisie Dobbs, #3) by Jacqueline Winspear****


message 25: by Camille (last edited Jun 12, 2017 02:30PM) (new)

Camille | 143 comments June Monthly Challenge
Completed 10/10


1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J': Breaking Dragon by Jordan Marie, 4 stars, finished 6/2/17
2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List: Stepbrother Dearest by Penelope Ward 5 stars, finished 6/12/17 (Found on Ravenbleu's "read" shelf, page 4, #10. She joined in June 2016)
3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath: Full Disclosure by Kindle Alexander, 4 stars, finished 6/2/17 (Set in Texas)
4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry. Debt Inheritance by Pepper Winters, 3 stars, finished 6/8/17
5. June 2- Rocky Road Day: Tattoos & Teacups by Anna Martin, 4 stars, finished 6/11/17
6. June 4- Old Maid's Day: Wild Man by Kristen Ashley, 5 stars, finished 6/5/17
7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book with friends in i: (Friends to lovers) Hot Mess by Lynn Raye Harris, 3 stars, finished 6/3/17
8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count. Powertools: Collection 1 by Jayne Rylon, 4 stars, finished 6/9/17 (181 pages)
9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you: Master of the Abyss by Cherise Sinclair, 5 stars, finished 6/4/17
10. Reader's Choice: Knight by Kristen Ashley, 5 stars, finished 6/6/17

Wild Man (Dream Man, #2) by Kristen Ashley Full Disclosure (Nice Guys, #2) by Kindle Alexander Breaking Dragon (Savage Brothers MC, #1) by Jordan Marie Hot Mess (Hostile Operations Team, #2) by Lynn Raye Harris Master of the Abyss (Mountain Masters & Dark Haven, #3) by Cherise Sinclair Knight (Unfinished Hero, #1) by Kristen Ashley Debt Inheritance (Indebted, #1) by Pepper Winters Powertools Collection 1 by Jayne Rylon Stepbrother Dearest by Penelope Ward Tattoos & Teacups (Tattoos, #1) by Anna Martin


message 26: by Connie N. (last edited Jun 17, 2017 08:18AM) (new)

Connie N. | 751 comments I'll go for all 10 and see how many I end up finishing.

2017 June Monthly Challenge
Timeframe: 6/1/17 to 6/30/17
10/10

1. 'J' is for June - Author's first or last name starts with 'J' - Author James Patterson - 16th Seduction - 6/3/17 ♥♥♥♥
16th Seduction (Women's Murder Club, #16) by James Patterson

2. Happy Anniversary! - Published in June - Abby: Mail Order Bride by Verna Clay - 6/9/17 ♥♥♥♥
Published 6/9/12
Abby Mail Order Bride (Unconventional, #1) by Verna Clay

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath – Contemporary romance - Summer on Lovers' Island by Donna Alward - 6/2/17 ♥♥♥♥
Summer on Lovers' Island (Jewell Cove, #3) by Donna Alward

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day - Wealthy character - Down & Dirty by Tracy Wolff - 6/7/17 ♥♥♥♥♥
Down & Dirty (Lightning, #1) by Tracy Wolff
Hunter is the wealthy and famous NFL quarterback.

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day - Road on cover - The Road to Grace by Richard Paul Evans - 6/8/17 ♥♥♥♥
The Road to Grace (The Walk, #3) by Richard Paul Evans

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day - Older character in the story - Full Bloom by Janet Evanovich - 6/5/17 ♥♥♥♥
Full Bloom (Full #5) by Janet Evanovich
The 3 boarders at the B&B are all in their 70’s.

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day - Favorite book series - Only Yours by Susan Mallery - 6/6/17 ♥♥♥♥
Only Yours (Fool's Gold, #5) by Susan Mallery
Fool’s Gold series

8. June 18- Father's Day - Father figure in the story - Any Day Now by Robyn Carr - 6/7/17 ♥♥♥
Any Day Now (Sullivan's Crossing, #2) by Robyn Carr
Sully is Maggie’s real father, but he acts as father figure to Sierra too.

9. June 19- National Kissing Day - Steamy Romance - The Highwayman by Kerrigan Byrne - 6/8/17 ♥♥♥♥
The Highwayman (Victorian Rebels, #1) by Kerrigan Byrne

10. Reader's Choice – Any book - At Grave's End by Jeaniene Frost - 6/11/17 ♥♥♥♥
At Grave's End (Night Huntress, #3) by Jeaniene Frost

*****CHALLENGE COMPLETE 6/11/18******


message 27: by iReadFluff (last edited Jun 23, 2017 05:30AM) (new)

iReadFluff (Lovelee8) | 101 comments I'm in for 5!

June Monthly Challenge
Completed 4/5

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year
China Rich Girlfriend

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath
You may also read a book set in England

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Or, read a book with a wealthy character
Crazy Rich Asians

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story
Skating on Thin Ice6/10/17***

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book part of a favorite book series
Malice at the Palace 6/4/17**

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads
A Hundred Summers 6/3/17***

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance
Walk of Shame6/23/17****

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams Malice at the Palace (Her Royal Spyness, #9) by Rhys Bowen Skating on Thin Ice (Murder, She Wrote, #35) by Jessica Fletcher Walk of Shame by Lauren Layne


message 28: by Krissy (last edited Jun 19, 2017 02:09PM) (new)

Krissy (krissystewart) | 472 comments KRISSY'S SPOT
10/10 Completed


✓01. J Title:
Jay Walking
06/18 ★★
Jay Walking (Peckers, #1) by Jacques N. Hoff

✓02. Published in June:
Pink Lace and Stolen Hearts
06/07 ★★★★
Pink Lace and Stolen Hearts by Jake C. Wallace

✓03. Lorraine Heath:
Falling Into Bed with a Duke
06/07 ★★★★
Falling Into Bed with a Duke (The Hellions of Havisham, #1) by Lorraine Heath

✓04. Heads- MM:
Healing Touch
06/03 ★★
Healing Touch (Rags and Riches #4) by E.M. Leya

✓05. Historical Romance:
Seducing Stephen
06/01 ★★★
Seducing Stephen by Bonnie Dee

✓06. One Person Cover:
Angel Undone
06/02 ★★★
Angel Undone by Leta Blake

✓07. Favorite Author:
Summer Heat
06/11 ★★★★
Summer Heat by Jay Northcote

✓08. 108+ Ratings:
To Have and to Kill
06/04 ★★
To Have and to Kill (Wedding Cake Mystery, #1) by Mary Jane Clark

✓09. Lips on Cover:
Telling Jase
06/01 ★★★
Telling Jase by Penny Wilder

✓10. Reader's Choice:
Revolutionary Temptation
06/04 ★★★★
Revolutionary Temptation by Silvia Violet


message 29: by Mary (new)

Mary | 115 comments RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
0/10 read

1. J is for June -
2. Happy Anniversary -
3. Featured Author Challenge -
4. Flip a Coin Day -
5. Rocky Road Day -
6. Old Maid's Day -
7. Best Friend's Day -
8. Father's Day -
9. National Kissing Day -
10. Reader's Choice -


message 30: by J.C. (last edited Jun 19, 2017 10:39PM) (new)

J.C. (LadyRose1011) | 375 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge
Timeframe: 6/1/17 to 6/30/17
✔🌟🌟🌟10/10 COMPLETED!!!🌟🌟🌟✔

✔1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
Darkness Before Dawn Darkness Before Dawn (Darkness Before Dawn Trilogy, #1) by J.A. London J.A. London {6-8-17} 3 🌟🌟🌟

✔2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List
Their Wayward Bride Their Wayward Bride (Bridgewater Menage, #2) by Vanessa Vale Vanessa Vale (Published: 6/12/15) {6-12-2017} 3.5 🌟🌟🌟✨

✔3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

Fun Facts about Lorraine -
* Lorraine was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, but soon after moved to Texas.
* She writes contemporary, historical, and paranormal romance
* Lorraine is the author of more than 60 novels
* She also writes under the names Rachel Hawthorne, Jade Parker and with her son as J.A. London
* Lorraine grew up watching movies with her mom

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
In Bed with the Devil In Bed with the Devil (Scoundrels of St. James, #1) by Lorraine Heath Lorraine Heath {6-19-17} 4 🌟🌟🌟🌟

✔4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
Fever Fever (Breathless, #2) by Maya Banks Maya Banks {6-4-17} 🌟🌟🌟🌟 **weathly mc**

✔5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.
A Private Gentleman A Private Gentleman by Heidi Cullinan Heidi Cullinan {6-2-17} 4 🌟🌟🌟🌟 ** Historical**

✔6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.
Fire Touched Fire Touched (Mercy Thompson, #9) by Patricia Briggs Patricia Briggs {6-6-17} 🌟🌟🌟🌟

✔7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
Out of Bight, Out of Mind Out of Bight, Out of Mind (Deep Space Mission Corps #4) by Tymber Dalton Tymber Dalton **favorite author** {6-19-17} 4 🌟🌟🌟🌟

✔8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.
Burn Burn (Breathless, #3) by Maya Banks Maya Banks 33,451 Rating {6-5-17} 🌟🌟🌟🌟

✔9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.
Fractured Souls Fractured Souls (Shattered Promises, #2) by Jessica Sorensen by:
Jessica Sorensen {6-18-17} 3 🌟🌟🌟

✔10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Chasing Seth Chasing Seth (True Mates #1) by J.R. Loveless by: J.R. Loveless {6-18-17} 4 🌟🌟🌟🌟


message 31: by Sonja (last edited Jun 30, 2017 03:57PM) (new)

Sonja (SonjaC) | 394 comments IN! Loving this challenge!

My goal is 6/10 for June... 5/10 currently... possibly 6 by Friday!
1. 'J' is for June: The King's Courtesan by Judith James

2. Happy Anniversary! -Little White Lies

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. This one was easy since I already had one of hers on my to read list! In Bed with the Devil

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Heads it is! Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- If I Only Had a Duke (historical)

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Once Upon a Marquess (one person on cover, also a Best Friend!)

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Lisa Kleypas or Courtney Milan... Sugar Daddy (LOVE Lisa Kleypas!) or The Wall of Winnipeg and Me (recommended by GR friend Heather Cam for May, but I didn't get it in time from my library and Heather graciously loaned me hers! And I'm not sure I'll get Sugar Daddy in time now! LOL)

8. June 18- Father's Day- Almost an Angel (133 ratings)

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- I don't think you can get more 'kissable' than this cover... :) The Bachelor

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. I always pick two... How the Duke Was Won
or The Maiden of Ireland

The King's Courtesan by Judith James Little White Lies by R.C. Matthews In Bed with the Devil (Scoundrels of St. James, #1) by Lorraine Heath Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1) by Seth Grahame-Smith If I Only Had a Duke (The Disgraceful Dukes, #2) by Lenora Bell Once Upon a Marquess (The Worth Saga #1) by Courtney Milan Sugar Daddy (Travises, #1) by Lisa Kleypas The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata Almost an Angel by Jade Lee The Bachelor (Chandler Brothers, #1) by Carly Phillips How the Duke Was Won (The Disgraceful Dukes, #1) by Lenora Bell The Maiden of Ireland by Susan Wiggs


message 32: by Katherine (last edited Jun 05, 2017 12:32PM) (new)

Katherine | 204 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

1. 'J' is for June: The Beauty, Vol. 2 2/6/17
2. Happy Anniversary! - Deadland's Harvest 1/6/17
3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Will To Live 2/6/17
4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Callis Rose 2/6/17
5. June 2 - The Earl's Scandalous Wife 3/6/17
6. June 4 - Bleach (3-in-1 Edition), Vol. 8: Includes vols. 22, 23 24 2/6/17
7. June 8 - Blood, Milk, and Chocolate - Part One 4/6/17
8. June 18 - Cerise and the Beast: Once Upon a Twist Book 2 4/6/17
9. June 19 - Black Butler, Volume 20 4/6/17
10. Reader's Choice: Black Butler, Volume 21 5/6/17

Deadland's Harvest (Deadland Saga, #2) by Rachel Aukes Will To Live (Zombie Overload, #5) by C.M. Wright The Beauty, Vol. 2 by Jeremy Haun Callis Rose by Mark Tufo The Earl's Scandalous Wife (Marriage by Scandal, #4) by Ruth Ann Nordin Bleach (3-in-1 Edition), Vol. 8 Includes vols. 22, 23 24 by Tite Kubo Cerise and the Beast Once Upon a Twist Book 2 (Ever After High) by Mattel Blood, Milk, and Chocolate - Part One (The Grimm Diaries, #3) by Cameron Jace Black Butler, Volume 20 by Yana Toboso Black Butler, Volume 21 by Yana Toboso


message 33: by Angie (new)

Angie | 652 comments June 2017 Monthly Challenge
1/6/17 – 30/6/17
0/10


1. 'J' is for June: Craving Constellations - Nicole Jacquelyn
2. Happy Anniversary! - Hadrian - Grace Burrowes
3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath: Eternal Blood - Laura Wright
4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Mia's Scandal - Michelle Reid
5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Worth - Grace Burrowes
6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Interesting Times - Terry Pratchett
7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Phantom Kiss - Chloe Neill
8. June 18- Father's Day- Men At Arms - Terry Pratchett
9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Power Unleashed - Savannah Stuart
10. Reader's Choice: Soul Music - Terry Pratchett
Craving Constellations (The Aces, #1) by Nicole JacquelynHadrian Lord of Hope (Lonely Lords, #12) by Grace BurrowesEternal Blood (Mark of the Vampire, #2.5) by Laura WrightMia's Scandal (The Balfour Brides, #1) by Michelle ReidWorth Lord of Reckoning (Lonely Lords, #11) by Grace BurrowesInteresting Times (Discworld, #17; Rincewind #5) by Terry PratchettPhantom Kiss (Chicagoland Vampires, #12.5) by Chloe NeillMen at Arms (Discworld, #15; City Watch #2) by Terry PratchettPower Unleashed (Miami Scorcher #3) by Savannah StuartSoul Music (Discworld, #16; Death, #3) by Terry Pratchett



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Barbara ★ | 3014 comments June Monthly Challenge

READ: 10/10

✔1. J is for June - Havoc - Jack DuBrul 6/8

✔2. Happy Anniversary - An English Bride In Scotland - Lynsay Sands (pub June 2013) 6/19

✔3. Featured Author Challenge - The Valcourt Heiress - Catherine Coulter (set in England) 6/18

✔4. Flip a Coin Day - The Order of Odd-Fish - James Kennedy (rarely read genre) 6/5

✔5. Rocky Road Day - The Chocolate Mouse Trap - JoAnna Carl (manages a chocolate shop) 6/24

✔6. Old Maid's Day - Archangel's Heart - Nalini Singh (heroine is kickass/independent) 6/17

✔7. Best Friend's Day - Less than a Treason - Dana Stabenow (fave author) 6/8

✔8. Father's Day - Forbidden - Tabitha Suzuma 6/24
(teenage boy must be "man of the house" and mother father 4 kids)

✔9. National Kissing Day - Shadows Strike - Dianne Duvall (lips on cover & kissable) 6/17

✔10. Reader's Choice - Lucky Bastard - Deborah Coonts 6/7

Havoc (Philip Mercer, #7) by Jack Du Brul An English Bride In Scotland (Highlanders, #1) by Lynsay Sands The Valcourt Heiress (Medieval Song, #7) by Catherine Coulter The Order of Odd-Fish by James Kennedy The Chocolate Mouse Trap (A Chocoholic Mystery, #5) by JoAnna Carl Archangel's Heart (Guild Hunter, #9) by Nalini Singh Less than a Treason (Kate Shugak, # 21) by Dana Stabenow Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma Shadows Strike (Immortal Guardians, #6) by Dianne Duvall Lucky Bastard (Lucky O'Toole, #4) by Deborah Coonts

CHALLENGE COMPLETE


message 35: by Christie (last edited Jun 28, 2017 10:56AM) (new)

Christie (Christie454) | 92 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

10/10 read

✓ 1. 'J' is for June: Read book whose author's last name starts with 'J'.
Hidden Talents - Erica James. 15.06.2017

✓ 2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year.
The Deadliest Bite - Jennifer Rardin. 25.06.2017

✓ 3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
The Obsession - Nora Roberts. 10.06.2017

✓ 4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- 'Tails': a book from a genre that is new to you, and a book with a wealthy character.
Gardens Of Delight - Erica James. 28.06.2017

✓ 5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- A book with a character who works in the food industry:
The Last Boyfriend - Nora Roberts. 06.06.2017

✓ 6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story (Vayl = vampire... Several hundred years should be enough to qualify right?).
One More Bite - Jennifer Rardin. 22.06.2017

✓ 7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- A book by a favorite author and part of a favorite book series and a book with friends in it.
The Perfect Hope - Nora Roberts. 06.06.2017

✓ 8. June 18 - Father's Day - A book with a father figure in the story and with an 8 in the page count (258 pages).
The Next Always - Nora Roberts. 05.06.2017.

✓ 9. June 19- National Kissing Day- A sweet and steamy Romance.
Safe Harbor - Christine Feehan. 14.06.2017

✓ 10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Turbulent Sea - Christine Feehan. 16.06.2017


Hidden Talents by Erica James The Deadliest Bite (Jaz Parks, #8) by Jennifer Rardin The Obsession by Nora Roberts Gardens Of Delight by Erica James The Last Boyfriend (Inn BoonsBoro, #2) by Nora Roberts One More Bite (Jaz Parks, #5) by Jennifer Rardin The Perfect Hope (Inn Boonsboro, #3) by Nora Roberts The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts Safe Harbor (Drake Sisters, #5) by Christine Feehan Turbulent Sea (Drake Sisters, #6) by Christine Feehan


message 36: by Fran, Moderator (new)

Fran | 9119 comments RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
0/4 read

1. J is for June -
2. Happy Anniversary -
3. Featured Author Challenge -Lorraine Heath (Rachel Hawthorne)- Love on the Lifts
4. Flip a Coin Day -
5. Rocky Road Day -
6. Old Maid's Day -
7. Best Friend's Day -
8. Father's Day -207 pages- Show Me, Baby
9. National Kissing Day -
10. Reader's Choice -


Love on the Lifts by Rachel Hawthorne Show Me, Baby (Masters of the Shadowlands, #9) by Cherise Sinclair


message 37: by Karen ♐ (last edited Jun 22, 2017 09:17AM) (new)

Karen ♐ (kmk1214) | 281 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge
9/10



1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'. - Portrait in Death by J.D. Robb

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year - Pub 6/19/15 - Love Under Three Valentinos

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author
You may also read a romance that is Contemporary - The Queen Tiffany Reisz - 6/20

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book with a wealthy character (MC is a King) - Arranged Lexi Blake - 6/2

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read an angsty story - Very Bad Things Ilsa Madden-Mills - 6/13

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story - The Agreement S.E. Lund - 6/10

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author - Ravenous M.S. Force - 6/4

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads - You Caroline Kepnes - 6/8

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a steamy Romance, - The Virgin Tiffany Reisz - 6/11

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice. - Not Quite Perfect Catherine Bybee - 6/3
Portrait in Death (In Death, #16) by J.D. RobbThe Queen (The Original Sinners, #8) by Tiffany ReiszArranged (Masters and Mercenaries, #13.5) by Lexi BlakeVery Bad Things (Briarcrest Academy, #1) by Ilsa Madden-MillsRavenous (Quantum, #5) by M.S. ForceNot Quite Perfect (Not Quite Series, #5) by Catherine BybeeYou (You, #1) by Caroline KepnesThe Agreement (Unrestrained, #1) by S.E. LundThe Virgin (The Original Sinners, #7) by Tiffany Reisz



message 38: by NayNay (last edited Jun 12, 2017 07:06AM) (new)

NayNay RRRC 2017 June Monthly Challenge
Duration:
June 1 - June 30

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
The Lavender Field by Jeanette BakerThe Lavender Field by Jeanette Baker 06/10/17 ***

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List
The Sex Lives of Cannibals Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten TroostThe Sex Lives of Cannibals by J. Maarten Troost 06/09/17 **** June 8, 2004

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name.

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
Gilt by Katherine LongshoreGilt by Katherine Longshore 06/02/17 ***** England

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
He's Just Not That Into You The No-Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys by Greg BehrendtHe's Just Not That Into You by Greg Behrendt 06/06/17 *** tails-self help

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.
The King's Daughter (Thornleigh, #2) by Barbara KyleThe King's Daughter by Barbara Kyle 06/03/17 **** storyline

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.
The Guest Cottage A Novel by Nancy ThayerThe Guest Cottage by Nancy Thayer 06/07/17 **** one person

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
The Traitor's Daughter (Thornleigh, #7) by Barbara KyleThe Traitor's Daughter by Barbara Kyle 06/05/17 **** Thornleigh Series #7

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.
Lydia's Party A Novel by Margaret HawkinsLydia's Party by Margaret Hawkins 06/01/17 *** 799 ratings

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.
The Tea Plantation by Nicola ItaliaThe Tea Plantation by Nicola Italia 06/04/17 *** HR

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Euphoria by Lily KingEuphoria by Lily King 06/06/17 ****


message 39: by Lily (last edited Jul 08, 2017 05:55AM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 183 comments 10/10 ~ finished June 30th


'J' is for June: Just a Bit Ruthless by Alessandra Hazard ~ 6/30/17 ~ 4★
2. Happy Anniversary! - Island Counselor by Sue Brown ~ 6/17/17 ~ 3.5★
3. Featured Author Challenge - Atonement by Sloane Kennedy ~ 6/22/17 ~ 4.5★
4. Flip a Coin Day- Fish Stick Fridays by Rhys Ford ~ 6/7/17 ~ 4★
5. Rocky Road Day - The Soldier's Scoundrel by Cat Sebastian ~ 6/21/17 ~ 4★
6. Old Maid's Day - Because of Roses by Richard May ~ 6/1/17 ~ 3★
7. Best Friend's Day - Road to the Sun by Keira Andrews ~ 6/26/17 ~ 4★
8. Father's Day - Poppy's Secret by Andrew Grey ~ 6/3/17 ~ 3.5★
9. National Kissing Day - Imago by N.R. Walker ~ 6/16/17 ~ 4★
10. Reader's Choice: Finding Peace by Sloane Kennedy ~ 6/11/17 ~ 4★


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MountainKat | 8667 comments I'm in!


message 41: by Xiang Yu (last edited Jun 30, 2017 02:08AM) (new)

Xiang Yu | 10 comments I'm in for 8!

Update 30 June: This month has been unexpectedly hectic and I could only manage 3 books :(

RRRC 2017 June Monthly Challenge
3/8 read


✅ 1. 'J' is for June - A Wolf's Duty by Jennifer T. Alli. ★★★☆☆ 7 June

✅ 2. Happy Anniversary! - Outlander First published in June 1991 ★★★★★ 30 June

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.

4. Flip a Coin Day - If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you.

5. Rocky Road Day - Read an angsty story. On Dublin Street

6. Old Maid's Day - Read a book with an older character in the story. Gone With the Wind

7. Best Friend's Day - Read a book recommended to you by a friend. Angelfall

8. Father's Day - Read a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads. Fear For Me

✅ 9. National Kissing Day - Read a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you. The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci Burton ★★★☆☆ 11 June

10. Reader's Choice - Read any book of your choice.


message 42: by Emerson (last edited Jun 28, 2017 08:48PM) (new)

Emerson Hawthorne | 155 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge
10/10
★★★★★

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci Burton ★★ 6/18

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List
Easy Kisses (Boudreaux, #4) by Kristen Proby ★★★★ 6/15

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

Fun Facts about Lorraine -
* Lorraine was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, but soon after moved to Texas.
* She writes contemporary, historical, and paranormal romance
* Lorraine is the author of more than 60 novels
* She also writes under the names Rachel Hawthorne, Jade Parker and with her son as J.A. London
* Lorraine grew up watching movies with her mom

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.
For Better or Worse (The Wedding Belles, #2) by Lauren Layne ★★★★★ 6/12

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
Ruthless (Lawless, #1) by Lexi Blake ★★★ 6/28

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.
Perfectly Paired (Topped, #3; Masters and Mercenaries, #12.5) by Lexi Blake ★★★★★ 6/18

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.
Protecting His Own (Masters of the Shadowlands, #11) by Cherise Sinclair ★★★★★ 6/3

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.
To Love and to Cherish (The Wedding Belles, #3) by Lauren Layne ★★★★ 6/13

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.
Submission is Not Enough (Masters and Mercenaries, #12) by Lexi Blake ★★★★★6/23

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.
Mischief and the Masters (Masters of the Shadowlands, #12) by Cherise Sinclair ★★★★ 6/8

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Dare to Love (Dare to Love, #1) by Carly Phillips ★★★ 6/1


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Lacy (Lacy_Stewart) | 1806 comments I'm in!


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Brenda | 50 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

0/5

1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year. Link to member list, beginning with June 2016 -
Member List

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lorraine Heath's backlist- Lorraine Heath's backlist

You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Rocky Road ice cream was created in the 1920's. - Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.

8. June 18- Father's Day- Father's Day has been celebrated for 108 years.- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


message 45: by Valerie (last edited Jun 28, 2017 10:12AM) (new)

Valerie | 295 comments 4/10


1. 'J' is for June:Till Death by Jennifer L. Armentrout

2. Happy Anniversary!: Seduced by Melody Anne

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath: The Earl Takes All by Lorraine Heath

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day: Maid for the Billionaire by Ruth Cardello

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day: A Note Yet Unsung
by Tamera Alexander

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day: Solace Island by Sara Flynn

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day: Afterglow by Cherry Adair

8. June 18- Father's Day: A Ready-Made Amish Family by Jo Ann Brown

9. June 19- National Kissing Day: One More Kiss by Samantha Chase

10. Reader's Choice: The Lessons by Elizabeth Brown

Till Death by Jennifer L. Armentrout Seduced (Surrender, #3) by Melody Anne The Earl Takes All (The Hellions of Havisham, #2) by Lorraine Heath Maid for the Billionaire (Legacy Collection, #1) by Ruth Cardello A Note Yet Unsung (Belmont Mansion, #3) by Tamera Alexander Solace Island by Sara Flynn Afterglow (Lodestone, #2) by Cherry Adair A Ready-Made Amish Family (Amish Hearts #5) by Jo Ann Brown One More Kiss (Band on the Run #1) by Samantha Chase The Lessons (Off-Limits, #1) by Elizabeth Brown

Other Books Read
When a Scot Ties the Knot (Castles Ever After, #3) by Tessa Dare In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks Easy Fortune (Boudreaux, #5.5) by Kristen Proby The Dom's Dungeon by Cherise Sinclair Someone Special by Eva Moore Master of Solitude (Mountain Masters & Dark Haven, #8) by Cherise Sinclair Mocha Latte (Silk Stocking Inn, #3) by Tess Oliver One Dom to Love (The Doms of Her Life, #1) by Shayla Black The Endearment by LaVyrle Spencer


message 46: by Morgan (last edited Jun 08, 2017 02:56PM) (new)

Morgan (MrsRowley) | 17 comments I’m in and I have a sub-goal for myself. I have a back log in my Wish List on Audible, I want to fill as many of these as possible with those books. Here is what I’m hoping for:

4/10

1. 'J' is for June- Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J': When All the World Sleeps by Lisa Henry Finnished 6/3/17

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year: On Point (Out of Uniform #3) by Annabeth Albert Finnished 6/6/17

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author – Lorraine Heath- Read a book set in England: Practice Makes Perfect (Housemates, #3) by Jay Northcote

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book with a wealthy character: Perfect Alignment (Thorne and Dash, #3) by Silvia Violet

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Read a Historical romance: Someone to Love (Westcott, #1) by Mary Balogh Finnished 6/5/17

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with one person on the cover: Cowboys Don't Come Out (Cowboys Don't, #1) by Tara Lain

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book from a favorite book series: Thick & Thin (THIRDS, #8) by Charlie Cochet

8. June 18- Father's Day- Read a book with a father figure in the story: Poppy's Secret by Andrew Grey

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a steamy Romance, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you: The Unblocked Collection by Marni Mann

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice: Lock and Key (Entwined Dreams, #1) by Z. Allora Finnished 6/4/17


message 47: by Jonquil (last edited Jun 27, 2017 10:07AM) (new)

Jonquil | 83 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge

1. 'J' is for June: author's last name starts with 'J' Hannah Jayne Under the Gun 6/1
2. Happy Anniversary! -published in June 2017 Dangerous Minds 6/22
3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author set in England Aunt Dimity and the Widow's Curse Nancy Atherton 6/2
4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- flip of a coin - 'heads' wondering if I need to flip to decide what my favorite genre is... Indecent Exposure 6/8
5. June 2- road on the cover 6/15
Unleashed (A Sydney Rye Mystery, #1) by Emily Kimelman
6. June 4- one person on the cover. 6/20
Uncharted Territory (Angela Panther, #3) by Carolyn Ridder Aspenson
7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- friends in it Fortune Hunter 6/8
8. June 18- Father's Day- 0 or 8 in the page count. 308 Infernal Magic 6/21
9. June 19- National Kissing Day- sweet or steamy Romance White Hot 6/13
10. Reader's Choice: Little Fuzzy 6/6


message 48: by Sarah (last edited Jun 30, 2017 11:19AM) (new)

Sarah (SarahPhalen) | 197 comments 2017 June Monthly Challenge
10/10 Read ~ Completed!!!


✔︎1. 'J' is for June: Juliet's Answer: One Man's Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak by Glenn Dixon
June 11th, 2017 - 5 Stars

✔︎2. Happy Anniversary!: The Bourbon Thief by Tiffany Reisz (Member: Amanda; Joined June 2016)
June 8th, 2017 - 4 Stars

✔︎3. Featured Author Challenge - Lorraine Heath: When the Duke Was Wicked by Lorraine Heath
June 18th, 2017 - 3 Stars

✔︎4. June 1 - Flip a Coin Day: The Cowgirl's Little Secret by Silver James
June 20th, 2017 - 3.5 Stars

✔︎5. June 2 - Rocky Road Day: To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn
June 27th, 2017 - 5 Stars

✔︎6. June 4 - Old Maid's Day: Maverick Sheriff by Delores Fossen
June 12th, 2017 - 3 Stars

✔︎7. June 8 - Best Friend's Day: The Night Is Alive by Heather Graham
June 25th, 2017 - 3.5 Stars

✔︎8. June 18 - Father's Day: Carolina Home by Virginia Kantra

✔︎9. June 19 - National Kissing Day: Barefoot Blue Jean Night by Debbi Rawlins
June 22nd, 2017 - 4 Stars

✔︎10. Reader's Choice: Sunset in Central Park by Sarah Morgan
June 4th, 2017 - 4 Stars

Juliet's Answer One Man's Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak by Glenn Dixon The Bourbon Thief by Tiffany Reisz When the Duke Was Wicked (Scandalous Gentlemen of St. James, #1) by Lorraine Heath The Cowgirl's Little Secret (Red Dirt Royalty, #2) by Silver James To Sir Phillip, With Love With 2nd Epilogue by Julia Quinn Maverick Sheriff (Sweetwater Ranch, #1) by Delores Fossen The Night Is Alive (Krewe of Hunters, #10) by Heather Graham Carolina Home (Dare Island, #1) by Virginia Kantra Barefoot Blue Jean Night (Made in Montana, #1) by Debbi Rawlins Sunset in Central Park (From Manhattan with Love, #2) by Sarah Morgan


message 49: by Justme (last edited Jun 28, 2017 04:06AM) (new)

Justme | 106 comments 1. 'J' is for June: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

Branded Sanctuary (Nature of Desire, #7) by Joey W. Hill Joey W. Hill 6/24 4.4*

2. Happy Anniversary! - Read a book that was published in June of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in June of any year.

My Guardian (Bewitched and Bewildered Book 6) by Alanea Alder 6/2 4*

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author -Lorraine Heath. Read one book written by Lorraine Heath or any author with her first or last name.
You may also read a book set in England, or Texas, or a romance that is Contemporary, Historical or Paranormal, or a book written under any of her pen names, or a book made into a movie (or soon will be), or a book by an author with a backlist of 60 or more titles.

Mortal Ties (World of the Lupi, #9) by Eileen Wilks 6/15 4.5*

4. June 1- Flip a Coin Day- Read a book based on the flip of a coin- If you get 'heads', read a book from your favorite genre. If you get 'tails', read a book from a genre you read infrequently or is new to you. Or, read a book with a wealthy character, or a character in the banking industry.
Goggled a 'flip' 6/19

Nice Dragons Finish Last (Heartstrikers, #1) by Rachel Aaron 6/25 4.6*

5. June 2- Rocky Road Day- Read a Historical romance, or an angsty story, or a book with a road or food on the cover or a book with a character who works in the food industry.

Mistress of Redemption (Nature of Desire, #5) by Joey W. Hill 6/7 3.5*

6. June 4- Old Maid's Day- Read a book with an older character in the story, or a book with a single person who is empowered or independent, or a book with one person on the cover.

Curse the Dawn (Cassandra Palmer, #4)  by Karen Chance 6/20 4.25*

7. June 8- Best Friend's Day- Read a book by a favorite author or part of a favorite book series, or a book with friends in it, or a book recommended to you by a friend.

Rough Canvas (Nature of Desire, #6) by Joey W. Hill Joey W. Hill 6/19 4*

8. June 18- Father's Day- Read a book with a father figure in the story, or a book with 108 or more ratings on Goodreads, or a book with a 1, 0, or 8 in the page count.

My Brother's Keeper (Bewitched and Bewildered, #5) by Alanea Alder 6/1 4.5*

9. June 19- National Kissing Day- Read a sweet or steamy Romance, or a book with lips on the cover, or a book with someone on the cover that looks 'kissable' to you.

Tied with a Bow (Breeds, #25; Etherlin, #0.5; World of the Lupi, #8.5) by Lora Leigh 6/11 3.5* best Wilks & Kantra

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

One Good Dragon Deserves Another (Heartstrikers) (Volume 2) by Rachel Aaron 6/28 5*


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Danielle Gypsy Soul (AFDanielleT) | 332 comments RRRC: June Monthly Challenge
9/10 read

1. J is for June - Jax 6/25 ★★★
2. Happy Anniversary - King of Clubs 6/27 ★★★★
3. Featured Author Challenge -
4. Flip a Coin Day - Love and Other Hot Beverages 6/30 ★★★★
5. Rocky Road Day - Back to You 6/12 ★★★★
6. Old Maid's Day - Blaze 6/8 ★★★★
7. Best Friend's Day - Silver Silence 6/23 ★★★★★
8. Father's Day - Fierce Obsessions 6/11 ★★★★
9. National Kissing Day - Take 6/8 ★★★★
10. Reader's Choice - Special Delivery 6/21 ★★★★


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