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LaurLa | 2239 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge


1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .

Fun Facts about Lisa:
*Before marriage and kids, Lisa wanted to be an actress and did a lot of film and theatre.
READ a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry (does not need to be main character).

*Before becoming an author, Lisa owned a multi-state staffing agency and in 1998 Lisa was listed as the #7 growing women owned business in Entrepreneur Magazine
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number

*Lisa's series TALL, DARK AND DEADLY and THE SECRET LIFE OF AMY BENSEN both spent several months on the New York Times and USA Today bestselling lists
READ a book from either of those series or any book that has been on a best seller list (any list)

4. August is National Catfish Month: In the late 1980s, the US Congress designated August as National Catfish Month to recognize the importance of this all-American product and the hard work of those who bring it to our tables. The majority of U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish is produced on family-owned farms in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas farmers.
READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.

5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: This day was established to encourage you to give your little piggy toes some exercise. Those ten extremities at the ends of your feet, are crying out for a little freedom. Let 'em free!!
READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were pioneer aviators in the United States. Orville was the first person to successfully fly an airplane. His first flight was December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This inaugural flight was soon to change the skies forever.
READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because!

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


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message 4: by LaurLa (last edited Sep 01, 2017 03:28PM) (new)

LaurLa | 2239 comments August Monthly Challenge
August 2017

My Challenge (msg 4)

0 of 10 Complete

All I Need Is You (Thrillseekers Anonymous, #1) by Julia London Dark Waters (Barkley Sound, #2) by Toni Anderson The Best Thing (Kent Brothers, #3) by Jaci Burton Savage Deception by Lynette Vinet The Redwyck Charm (The Three Disgraces, #2) by Elena Greene Indulge (Infinitus Billionaire, #2) by E.B. Walters Body Check (New York Blades, #1) by Deirdre Martin Killbox (Sirantha Jax, #4) by Ann Aguirre Magic Strikes (Kate Daniels, #3) by Ilona Andrews Save the Date by Annabeth Albert

✔1.' A' is for August:
All I Need Is You - Julia London
✯Read: 08.19 ★★★★

✔2. Happy Anniversary!:
Dark Waters - Toni Anderson ~pubbed August 2013
✯Read: 08.06 ★★★★

✔3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
The Best Thing - Jaci Burton ~h is business manager for H's company
✯Read: 08.19 ★★★

✔4. August is National Catfish Month:
Savage Deception - Lyntte Vinet ~set in South Carolina
✯Read: 08.15 ★★★

✔5. National Picnic Month:
The Redwyck Charm - Elena Greene ~Just a little picnic, some wine and cards.
✯Read: 08.08 ★★★★

✔6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day:
Indulge - E.B. Walters ~4 in pg number (304pp)
✯Read: 08.14 ★★★★

✔7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day:
Body Check - Deridre Martin ~feet on cover
✯Read: 08.31 ★★★★

✔8. August 19 - Aviation Day:
Killbox - Ann Aguirre ~MCs fly through grimspace
✯Read: 08.21 ★★★★★

✔9. August 27 - Just Because Day:
Magic Strikes - Ilona Andrews
✯Read: 08.27 ★★★★

✔10. Reader's Choice:
Save the Date - Annabeth Albert
✯Read: 08.06 ★★★★


message 5: by Bookchaser (last edited Aug 01, 2017 01:17PM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1677 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge


0/10 Completed


01. 'A' is for August: Read a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.
And Then He Kissed Me by Kim Amos
OR
The Autumn Bride by Anne Gracie
OR
Guardian by Angela Knight
02. Happy Anniversary!: Read a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year.
Just My Luck by Rosalind James
OR
Welcome to Paradise by Rosalind James
03. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author ~ Lisa Renee Jones: Read one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Or Read a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry (does not need to be main character). Or Read a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number. *Lisa's series TALL, DARK AND DEADLY and THE SECRET LIFE OF AMY BENSEN Or Read a book from either of those series or any book that has been on a best seller list (any list).
New Uses for Old Boyfriends by Beth Kendrick
OR
Just A Taste by Deirdre Martin
OR
Christmas Comes to Main Street by Olivia Miles
04. National Catfish Month: Read a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned - AL, AR, MS or TX - or the US South.
Sweet Gone South by Alicia Hunter Pace
05. National Picnic Month: Read a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover.
Holly Lane by Toni Blake
OR
Delicious by Adrianne Lee
OR
First Star I See Tonight by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
06. National Mountain Climbing Day (August 1): Read a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.
Montana Rescue by Kim Law
OR
The Rustler by Linda Lael Miller
OR
Nobody But You by Jill Shalvis
07. Wiggle Your Toes Day (August 6): Read a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.
No One Like You by Kate Angell
OR
Hot & Bothered by Susan Andersen
08. Aviation Day (August 19): Read a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.
Aussie Rules by Jill Shalvis
OR
The Kingbird by Justine Davis
OR
Willow Springs by Toni Blake
09. Just Because Day (August 27): Read a book Just Because!
No Sunshine When She's Gone by Kate Angell
OR
Can't Stop Loving You by Miranda Liasson
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


XXX And Then He Kissed Me (White Pine, #2) by Kim AmosXXX The Autumn Bride (Chance Sisters, #1) by Anne GracieXXX Guardian (Time Hunters #2) by Angela KnightXXX Just My Luck (Escape to New Zealand, #5) by Rosalind JamesXXX Welcome to Paradise (The Kincaids, #1) by Rosalind JamesXXX New Uses for Old Boyfriends (Black Dog Bay, #2) by Beth KendrickXXX Just A Taste (New York Blades, #6) by Deirdre MartinXXX Christmas Comes to Main Street (Briar Creek, #5) by Olivia MilesXXX Sweet Gone South (Gone South, #1) by Alicia Hunter PaceXXX Holly Lane (Destiny, #4) by Toni BlakeXXX Delicious (Big Sky Pie #2) by Adrianne LeeXXX First Star I See Tonight (Chicago Stars, #8) by Susan Elizabeth PhillipsXXX Montana Rescue (The Wildes of Birch Bay, #2) by Kim LawXXX The Rustler (Stone Creek, #3) by Linda Lael MillerXXX Nobody But You (Cedar Ridge, #3) by Jill ShalvisXXX No One Like You (Barefoot William, #4) by Kate AngellXXX Hot & Bothered (Marine # 3) by Susan AndersenXXX Aussie Rules by Jill ShalvisXXX The Kingbird (Coalition Rebellion, #2.5) by Justine DavisXXX Willow Springs (Destiny, #5) by Toni BlakeXXX No Sunshine When She's Gone (Barefoot William, #3) by Kate AngellXXX Can't Stop Loving You (Spikonos Brothers #1) by Miranda LiassonXXX


message 6: by Tammie (last edited Aug 21, 2017 06:29PM) (new)

Tammie | 1334 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge
Read:
10/10

1.' A' is for August: Nuts, Alice Clayton ★★★★ 8/7
2. Happy Anniversary! Pub August 2014: Show Me, Baby, Cerise Sinclair ★★★★ 8/5
3. FAC- set in Las Vegas: Saturday Night Special, Mari Carr ★★★★ 8/12
4. National Catfish Month-fishing: The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie, Jennifer Ashley ★★★★ 8/10
5. National Picnic Month-sky: Zach's Law ★★★ 8/3
6. National Mountain Climbing Day-set in New York: Our Short History, Lauren Grodstein ★★★★ 8/15
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day-wiggly characters: MacRieve, Kresley Cole ★★★★ 8/21
8. Aviation Day-MC flies: Wired, Julie Garwood ★★★ 8/2
9. Just Because Day: Somehow, Some Way, Jennifer Probst ★★★★ 8/13
10. Reader's Choice: Dating You / Hating You, Christina Lauren ★★★★★ 8/17
Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton Show Me, Baby (Masters of the Shadowlands, #9) by Cherise Sinclair Saturday Night Special (Wild Irish #6) by Mari Carr The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1) by Jennifer Ashley Zach's Law (Hagen Series #4) by Kay Hooper Our Short History by Lauren Grodstein MacRieve (Immortals After Dark, #14) by Kresley Cole Wired (Buchanan-Renard, #13) by Julie Garwood Somehow, Some Way (Billionaire Builders, #2.5) by Jennifer Probst Dating You / Hating You by Christina Lauren


message 7: by Sandra (last edited Aug 22, 2017 06:25AM) (new)

Sandra | 540 comments I'M IN!

1.' A' is for August - Hollywood Dirt - Alessandra Torre - 7 AUG
2. published in August - Deadly Secrets - Lily Harper Hart - 8 AUG
3. 8 in the page number - Whisper of Warning - Laura Griffin - 6 AUG
4. set in Texas - Texas! Sage - Sandra Brown - 14 AUG
5. sky on cover - The Promise of Rain - Rula Sinara 13 AUG
6. set in New York - Joy Ride - Lauren Blakely - 6 AUG
7. feet on the cover - Falling for You - Christine Kersey - 14 AUG
8. characters who fly somewhere - Teased By Two - Drew Sinclair - 4 AUG
9. Just Because! - Adrian Mole and the Small Amphibians - Sue Townsend - 21 AUG
10. Reader's Choice - To the Edge - Cindy Gerard - 17 AUG


Hollywood Dirt (Hollywood Dirt, #1) by Alessandra Torre Deadly Secrets (Hardy Brothers Security #11) by Lily Harper Hart Whisper of Warning (The Glass Sisters, #2) by Laura Griffin Texas! Sage (Texas! Tyler Family Saga, #3) by Sandra Brown The Promise of Rain (From Kenya, With Love #1) by Rula Sinara Joy Ride by Lauren Blakely Falling for You (Searching for Love, Book One) by Christine Kersey Teased By Two by Drew Sinclair Adrian Mole and the Small Amphibians (Adrian Mole #3.5) by Sue Townsend To the Edge (The Bodyguards, #1) by Cindy Gerard


message 8: by Katie (last edited Aug 19, 2017 07:56PM) (new)

Katie | 2074 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge
10/10 read


1. A is for August - Alexa Riley - PS... You're Mine - 8/12
2. Happy Anniversary! - Over the Fence - 8/3
3. Featured Author Challenge - Meant to Be - 8/3
4. National Catfish Month - Wildfire - 8/12
5. National Picnic Month - Blonde Date - 8/12
6. National Mountain Climbing Day - Dirty Doctor - 8/12
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day - Snow and Mistletoe - 8/12
8. Aviation Day - Hail Mary - 8/3
9. Just Because Day - The Princesses - 8/16
10. Reader's Choice - Taboo - 8/16


Kimberley Purple Unicorn Smikle | 7 comments I'm in!


message 10: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 10411 comments Me please! =)


message 11: by Lilly (last edited Aug 23, 2017 03:03AM) (new)

Lilly | 67 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge

DONE!
Read: 10/10

✔1.' A' is for August: Accidentally Hers by Jamie Beck ✫✫✫✫✫ August 17
✔2. Happy Anniversary!: The Playboy Prince and the Nanny by Donna Alward ✫✫✫✫✫ August 10
✔3. FAC - Lisa Renee Jones: Hollywood Baby Affair by Anna DePalo ✫✫✫ August 21
✔4. National Catfish Month: Texas Rebels: Paxton by Linda Warren ✫✫✫✫✫ August 6
✔5. National Picnic Month: Once Upon a Wine by Beth Kendrick ✫✫✫✫ August 8
✔6. National Mountain Climbing Day: Mountain Shelter by Cassie Miles ✫✫✫✫ August 23
✔7. Wiggle Your Toes Day: The Wedding Date by Kelly Eadon ✫✫✫✫ August 4
✔8. Aviation Day: Playboy Pilot by Vi Keeland Penelope Ward ✫✫✫✫ August 12
✔9. Just Because Day: The Boss's Fake Fiancee by Susan Meier ✫✫✫✫ August 16
✔10. Reader's Choice: Detective Defender by Marilyn Pappano ✫✫✫✫ August 19

Accidentally Hers (Sterling Canyon, #1) by Jamie Beck The Playboy Prince and the Nanny by Donna Alward Hollywood Baby Affair A scandalous story of passion and romance (The Serenghetti Brothers) by Anna DePalo Texas Rebels Paxton by Linda Warren Once Upon a Wine (Black Dog Bay, #4) by Beth Kendrick Mountain Shelter (Harlequin Intrigue Series) by Cassie Miles The Wedding Date (Belmont Beach Brides) by Kelly Eadon Playboy Pilot by Penelope Ward The Boss's Fake Fiancee by Susan Meier Detective Defender by Marilyn Pappano


message 12: by Juana "Darkness" (last edited Aug 14, 2017 03:16PM) (new)

Juana "Darkness" Duran | 405 comments I'm in.

August Monthly Challenge

1.' August: Amy Star- The Bear's Unwanted Baby (Star Bears, #1) by Amy Star (CR)

2. Happy Anniversary!: Dragonmark (Dark-Hunter, #26; Dragons Rising, #1; Lords of Avalon, #5) by Sherrilyn Kenyon 8/5/17

3. Lisa Renee Jones- Captive of the Beast (Knights of White #4) by Lisa Renee Jones (CR)

5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: Infinity (Chronicles of Nick, #1) by Sherrilyn Kenyon 8/2/17

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because!

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


message 13: by JoAnne (last edited Aug 17, 2017 01:29PM) (new)

JoAnne | 1016 comments RRRC 2017 August Monthly Challenge
10/10

1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A'
Almost Perfect Julie Ortolon 8/4/17

2. Happy Anniversary!: READ a book that was published in August of any year
Devils and Details Devon Monk 8/3/17

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones
Damage Control Lisa Renee Jones 8/15/17

4. August is National Catfish Month: READ a book where someone goes fishing
Baby, Don't Go Stephanie Bond 8/16/17

5. National Picnic Month: READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text
Part Time Cowboy Maisey Yates 8/2/17
p 59 I thought it would be fun. Ranch tours. Picnics.
p 56 She was a basket case.

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: READ a book with the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.
400 pages Any Time, Any Place Jennifer Probst 8/7/17

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: READ a book with a 'wiggly' character.
Calder Michaels is a child that cannot keep still!
When I Need You Lorelei James 8/5/17

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: READ a book with a Kitty (cat) on the cover.
Some Lucky Woman Jana's Story (What's luck got to do with It Book 1) by Carmen DeSousa Some Lucky Woman: Jana's Story Carmen DeSousa 8/4/17

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: READ a book Just Because!
Gods and Ends Devon Monk 8/9/17

10. Reader's Choice: READ any book of your choice.
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You Bella Andre 8/12/17


message 14: by Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (last edited Aug 12, 2017 04:53PM) (new)

Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (Shuga) | 949 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge


1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ a book with a female character as a business person Once Upon a Grind (Coffeehouse Mystery, #14) by Cleo Coyle, Cleo Coyle...08.01.2017

4. August is National Catfish Month: In the late 1980s, the US Congress designated August as National Catfish Month to recognize the importance of this all-American product and the hard work of those who bring it to our tables. The majority of U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish is produced on family-owned farms in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas farmers.
READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.

5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: This day was established to encourage you to give your little piggy toes some exercise. Those ten extremities at the ends of your feet, are crying out for a little freedom. Let 'em free!!
READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were pioneer aviators in the United States. Orville was the first person to successfully fly an airplane. His first flight was December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This inaugural flight was soon to change the skies forever.
READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because! The Guests on South Battery (Tradd Street, #5) by Karen White, Karen White...08.12.2017

10. Reader's Choice:
READ any book of your choice. Masked Ball at Broxley Manor (Her Royal Spyness Mysteries, #0.5) by Rhys Bowen, Rhys Bowen...Rhys Bowen...08.12.2017


message 15: by Connie N. (last edited Sep 02, 2017 06:22AM) (new)

Connie N. | 849 comments I'm in. I'll try for all 10 and settle for whatever I can get.

2017 August Monthly Challenge
Timeframe: 8/1/17 to 8/31/17
9/10

1.' A' is for August - Author's name starts with A - Author Alexander McCall Smith - Tea Time for the Traditionally Built - 8/16/17 ♥♥♥♥

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016


3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
Female character as a business person - Eye Candy by Jessica Lemmon - 8/12/17 ♥♥♥♥
Jackie is a VP.

4. August is National Catfish Month - Set in the US South - Pull Me Close by Sidney Halston - 8/23/17 ♥♥♥♥
Set in Miami, FL

5. National Picnic Month - Sky on cover - One in a Million by Jill Shalvis - 8/14/17 ♥♥♥♥
One in a Million (Lucky Harbor, #12) by Jill Shalvis

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day – With numbers 4 or 6 in the page number - 204 pgs - The Godwulf Manuscript by Robert B. Parker - 8/3/17 ♥♥♥♥

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day - With 10 in the publication date - Major Misconduct by Kelly Jamieson - 8/17/17 ♥♥♥♥
Published 10/13/15

8. August 19 - Aviation Day - With characters who fly somewhere - Destined for an Early Grave by Jeaniene Frost - 8/7/17 ♥♥♥♥♥
Kat is rescued by Vlad, a vampire who actually flies her away from danger.

9. August 27 - Just Because Day - Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart by Sarah MacLean - 8/11/17 ♥♥♥♥

10. Reader's Choice - Your choice - The Cat Who Could Read Backwards by Lilian Jackson Braun - 8/10/17 ♥♥♥♥

Tea Time for the Traditionally Built (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, #10) by Alexander McCall Smith Eye Candy (Real Love, #1) by Jessica Lemmon The Godwulf Manuscript (Spenser, #1) by Robert B. Parker Destined for an Early Grave (Night Huntress, #4) by Jeaniene Frost Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart (Love By Numbers, #3) by Sarah MacLean The Cat Who Could Read Backwards (Cat Who..., #1) by Lilian Jackson Braun

****Completed 9 out of 10 on 8/23/17****


message 16: by Teresa (last edited Aug 29, 2017 07:38PM) (new)

Teresa | 274 comments Not sure how many I can do. Think I'll start with 8!

2017 August Monthly Challenge

9/8

✔️1.' A' is for August. READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A' ~ Allie and Bea ~ Catherine Ryan Hyde ~ 8/23/17

✔️2. Happy Anniversary! READ a book that was published in August of any year ~ Family Tree ~ Susan Wiggs ~ 8/5/17 ~ Published: August 9, 2016

✔️3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist ~ Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet ~ D. Jones ~ 8/3/17

✔️4. August is National Catfish Month. READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South ~ The Hideaway ~ 8/9/17 ~ Alabama setting

✔️5. National Picnic Month. READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover ~ Killer Cupcakes ~ 8/20/17

✔️6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day. READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number ~ The Unbearable Book Club for Unsinkable Girls ~ 8/23/17 ~ Page number includes a 4 ~ 240 pages

✔️7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day. READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date ~ Beachcombers ~ Nancy Thayer ~ 8/9/17

8. August 19 - Aviation Day. READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.

✔️9. August 27 - Just Because Day. READ a book Just Because ~ Keeping the Moon ~ 8/29/17

✔️10. Reader's Choice. READ any book of your choice ~ The Collector ~ 8/18/17

Family Tree by Susan Wiggs Beachcombers by Nancy Thayer Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet (Charley Davidson, #4) by Darynda Jones The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton Killer Cupcakes (Lexy Baker #1) by Leighann Dobbs The Collector by Nora Roberts Allie and Bea by Catherine Ryan Hyde The Unbearable Book Club for Unsinkable Girls by Julie Schumacher Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen


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Barbara ★ | 3160 comments August Monthly Challenge

READ: 9/10

✔1. A is for August - Blood of the Dark Moon - Adrianne Brennan 8/13
✔2. Happy Anniversary! - Cancans, Croissants, and Caskets - Mary McHugh (pub August 2015) 8/7
✔3. Featured Author Challenge - Spider’s Revenge - Jennifer Estep (heroine owns and operates a restaurant) 8/3
4. National Catfish Month - someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi or Texas
✔5. National Picnic Month - Blue Labyrinth - Douglas Preston (sky on cover) 8/14
✔6. National Mountain Climbing Day - Hounding the Pavement - Judi McCoy (set in NYC) 8/15
✔7. Wiggle Your Toes Day - The Battle Sylph - L.J. McDonald (Feb 2010) 8/9
✔8. Aviation Day - Bengal's Quest - Lora Leigh (Kitty cat on cover) 8/17
✔9. Just Because Day - Between the Duke and the Deep Blue Sea - Sophia Nash 8/5
✔10. Reader's Choice - The Passage - Justin Cronin 8/8

Blood of the Dark Moon by Adrianne Brennan Cancans, Croissants, and Caskets by Mary McHugh Spider’s Revenge (Elemental Assassin, #5) by Jennifer Estep Blue Labyrinth (Pendergast, #14) by Douglas Preston Hounding the Pavement (Dog Walker Mysteries, #1) by Judi McCoy The Battle Sylph (Sylph, #1) by L.J. McDonald Bengal's Quest (Breeds, #30; Feline Breeds, #17) by Lora Leigh Between the Duke and the Deep Blue Sea (Royal Entourage, #1) by Sophia Nash The Passage (The Passage, #1) by Justin Cronin


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Emerson Hawthorne | 156 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge

3/10

1.' A' is for August. READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.
Sweet Dreams (Colorado Mountain, #2) by Kristen Ashley

2. Happy Anniversary! READ a book that was published in August of any year.
Ready to Run (I Do, I Don't, #1) by Lauren Layne

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .
Hot Secrets (Tall, Dark & Deadly #1) by Lisa Renee Jones

4. August is National Catfish Month. READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.
Axel (Corps Security, #1) by Harper Sloan

5. National Picnic Month. READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover
Law Man (Dream Man, #3) by Kristen Ashley 8/17

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day. READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.


7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day. READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.
Wild Man (Dream Man, #2) by Kristen Ashley 8/5

8. August 19 - Aviation Day. READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.
Motorcycle Man (Dream Man, #4) by Kristen Ashley 8/21

9. August 27 - Just Because Day. READ a book Just Because!

10. Reader's Choice. READ any book of your choice.


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Georgina Parkin (Geosbookblog) | 151 comments Read 10/10

1.' A' is for August. Read a book that starts with 'A':
Awakened by a Demoness 1/8

2. Happy Anniversary! Read a book that was published in August of any year: Flight Risk 3/8

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones. Read a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry: Locked 5/8 (both actors/are filming a movie together)

4. August is National Catfish Month. Read a book set in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas or the US South: Sins of the Night 7/8 (set in Mississippi)

5. National Picnic Month. Read a book with with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis OR a book with food or a sky on cover: The Trouble With Tony 7/8 (main with name Tony and has sky on cover)

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day. Read a book with mountains on the cover: Bride Of The Alpha 8/8

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day. Read a book that shows feet or toes on the cover:Worth the Weight 10/8

8. August 19 - Aviation Day. Read a book with characters who fly somewhere: The Tycoon's Rebel Bride 2/8

9. August 27 - Just Because Day. Read a book Just Because: One Night of Sin 3/8

10. Reader's Choice. Read any book of your choice:Six Ways from Sunday 10/8

Awakened by a Demoness (Eternal Mates, #10) by Felicity Heaton Flight Risk by Alexa Riley Locked (PresLocke, #2) by Ella Frank Sins of the Night (Dark-Hunter #7) by Sherrilyn Kenyon The Trouble With Tony (Sex in Seattle, #1) by Eli Easton Bride Of The Alpha (Timber Valley Pack #1) by Georgette St. Clair Worth the Weight (The Worth, #1) by Mara Jacobs The Tycoon's Rebel Bride (The Anetakis Tycoons, #2) by Maya Banks One Night of Sin (After Hours, #1) by Elle Kennedy Six Ways from Sunday (Southern Scrimmage #1) by Mercy Celeste


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2017 August Monthly Challenge


8/10 Completed


✓ 'A' is for August: Tempting Acquisitions by Addison Fox (02/08) ★★★

✓ Happy Anniversary!: Delectable by R.L. Mathewson (03/08) ★★★

✓ Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author: Rock Chick by Kristen Ashley (08/08) ★★

04. National Catfish Month: Read a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned - AL, AR, MS or TX - or the US South.

✓ National Picnic Month: One Night with Her Bachelor by Kat Latham (23/08) ★★

✓ National Mountain Climbing Day (August 1): The Knocked up Plan by Lauren Blakely (21/08) ★★★★

07. Wiggle Your Toes Day (August 6): Read a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.

✓ Aviation Day (August 19): The Unidentified Redhead by Alice Clayton (30/08) ★★

✓ Just Because Day (August 27): Kingpin by Alexa Riley (31/08) ★★★

✓ Reader's Choice: Ready to Run by Lauren Layne (22/08) ★★★★★

Tempting Acquisitions (Boardrooms & Billionaires, #1) by Addison Fox Delectable (Neighbor from Hell, #9) by R.L. Mathewson Rock Chick (Rock Chick, #1) by Kristen Ashley 4 One Night with Her Bachelor (Montana Born Bachelor Auction #6; Wild Montana Nights, #1) by Kat Latham The Knocked up Plan by Lauren Blakely 7 The Unidentified Redhead (Redhead, #1) by Alice Clayton Kingpin (Breeding, #4) by Alexa Riley Ready to Run (I Do, I Don't, #1) by Lauren Layne


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Jujubee | 215 comments My S P O T!!!! COMPLETED August 30 ~ 10/10

🔥 Reaper by A. Zavarelli1.' A' is for August : Author's name starts with A.
Reaper (Boston Underworld 02) A. Zavarelli ◆ Read 08/04/17 4*
🔥 Voyager (Outlander, #3) by Diana Gabaldon2. Happy Anniversary!: Pub. August 2001
Voyager (Outlander 03) Diana Gabaldon ◆ Read 08/30/17 5*
🔥 Purple Magic by Lisa Renee Jones3. FAC-Lisa Renee Jones: Purple Magic ◆ Read 08/17/17 2*
🔥 Always to Remember by Lorraine Heath4. National Catfish Month: Set in post-Civil War Texas (plus some fishing)
Always to Remember Lorraine Heath ◆ Read 08/20/17 5*
🔥 Break the Sky (Spiral of Bliss #4) by Nina Lane5. National Picnic Month: Cover shows a sky
Break the Sky (Spiral of Bliss 04) Nina Lane ◆ Read 08/08/17 4*
🔥 Wasted Words by Staci Hart6. National Mountain Climbing Day: Set in New York
Wasted Words Staci Hart ◆ Read 08/14/17 3.5*
🔥 So Good (Alpha Dogs, #1) by Nicola Rendell7. Wiggle Your Toes Day: wiggly pup
So Good (Alpha Dogs 01) Nicola Rendel ◆ Read 08/02/17 5*
🔥 Adore (Spiral of Bliss, #5) by Nina Lane8. Aviation Day: H travels overseas for his archeological work, secondary character is a global trekker.
Adore (Spiral of Bliss 05) Nina Lane ◆ Read 08/22/17 4*
🔥 Dream of Me by Josie Litton9. Just Because Day: Because everyone likes a viking!
Dream of Me (Viking & Saxon 01) Josie Litton ◆ Read 08/07/17 4*
🔥 Never Kiss a Rake (Scandal at the House of Russell, #1) by Anne Stuart10. Reader's Choice: because Anne Stuart
Never Kiss a Rake (Scandal in the House of Russell 01) Anne Stuart ◆ Read 08/08/17 4*


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Christine (KizzieReads) (Kizzie48) | 52 comments I'm in!

...10/10 Completed August 31

1.' A' is for August: Are You My Daddy? by Leanna Wilson August 8, 4 stars

2. Happy Anniversary!: Wallbanger by Alice Clayton August 17, 5 stars

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones.: Watch Me by Lisa Renee Jones August 20, 4 stars

4. August is National Catfish Month: The Ranger's Woman by Carol Finch August 30, 4 stars

5. National Picnic Month: (Looking for a ghost named Billy) The Perfect Hope by Nora Roberts August 23, 5 stars

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: He Calls Her Doc by Mary Brady August 27, 3 stars

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: A Vow, a Ring, a Baby Swing by Teresa Southwick August 30, 4 stars

8. August 19: The Honey is Bitter by Violet Winspear August 31, 3 stars

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Working Stiff by Rachel Caine August 25, 4 stars

10. Reader's Choice: The Queen by Kiera Cass August 12, 4 stars

Are You My Daddy? by Leanna Wilson Wallbanger (Cocktail, #1) by Alice Clayton Watch Me by Lisa Renee Jones The Ranger's Woman by Carol Finch The Perfect Hope (Inn Boonsboro, #3) by Nora Roberts He Calls Her Doc (Harlequin Superromance, #1561) by Mary Brady A Vow, a Ring, a Baby Swing by Teresa Southwick The Honey is Bitter by Violet Winspear Working Stiff (Revivalist, #1) by Rachel Caine The Queen (The Selection, #0.4) by Kiera Cass


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 334 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge

Completed 10/10


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

Origins (Alphas, #0.5) by Ilona Andrews Origins by Ilona Andrews - 02/08/2017

2. Happy Anniversary!: Read a book that was published in August of any year (2008)

Rode Hard, Put Up Wet (Rough Riders, #2) by Lorelei James Rode Hard, Put Up Wet by Lorelei James - 06/08/2017

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author ~ Lisa Renee Jones: Read one book with a female character as a business person

Tied Up, Tied Down (Rough Riders, #4) by Lorelei James Tied Up, Tied Down by Lorelei James - 07/08/2017

4. National Catfish Month: Read a book where someone goes fishing

Branded as Trouble (Rough Riders, #6) by Lorelei James Branded as Trouble by Lorelei James - 10/08/2017

5. National Picnic Month: Read a book with 'basket' in the text
"Jessie handed her a stack of plates and a basket of silverware...."

Redneck Romeo (Rough Riders, #15) by Lorelei James by Lorelei James - 18/08/2017

6. National Mountain Climbing Day: Read a book with the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number (384 pgs)

Undiscovered (Amoveo Rising #1) by Sara Humphreys Undiscovered by Sara Humphreys - 02/08/2017

7. Wiggle Your Toes Day : Read a book with 10 in the publication date (2010)

Raising Kane (Rough Riders, #9) by Lorelei James Raising Kane by Lorelei James - 12/08/2017

8. Aviation Day: Read a book with characters who fly somewhere (fly on a dragon)

Heartstone by Elle Katharine White Heartstone by Elle Katharine White - 01/08/2017

9. Just Because Day: Read a book Just Because!

Cowgirl Up and Ride (Rough Riders, #3) by Lorelei James Cowgirl Up and Ride by Lorelei James - 07/08/2017

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

Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1) by Lorelei James Long Hard Ride by Lorelei James - 06/08/2017


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Emily | 508 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge
10/10 read

1. A is for August -Anderson, Evangeline - Sought 8.16
2. Happy Anniversary! - Delectable by RL Mathewson 8.1
3. Featured Author Challenge - Controlled Burn by Lani Lynn Vale 8.4
4. National Catfish Month - For Forester by J. Nathan 8.24
5. National Picnic Month - Son of a Preachers Daughter by Piper Davenport 8.16
6. National Mountain Climbing Day -Running Into Love by Aurora Rose Reynolds 8.17
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day - Holiday Abduction by Eve Langlais 8.10
8. Aviation Day -One Night With A Cowboy by Cat Johnson 8.4
9. Just Because Day - Mr Rich by Virna DePaul 8.9
10. Reader's Choice - Hot Shot by Kelly Jamison 8.17


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0/10 read

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4. National Catfish Month -
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Katherine (KatKattrinn) | 629 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge
9/10 read


1. A is for August - Armentrout, Jennifer L. - Fall with Me 4/8/17
2. Happy Anniversary! - Widow’s Web 1/8/17
3. Featured Author Challenge - Delectable 5/8/17
4. National Catfish Month - After the Game 25/8/17
5. National Picnic Month - Wildfire 2/8/17
6. National Mountain Climbing Day - Dating-ish 7/8/17
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day -
8. Aviation Day - The Titan's Curse 15/8/17
9. Just Because Day - Behind the Hands That Kill 2/8/17
10. Reader's Choice - Deadly Sting 10/8/17

Fall with Me (Wait for You, #4) by J. Lynn Widow’s Web (Elemental Assassin, #7) by Jennifer Estep Delectable (Neighbor from Hell, #9) by R.L. Mathewson After the Game (The Field Party, #3) by Abbi Glines Wildfire (Hidden Legacy, #3) by Ilona Andrews Dating-ish (Knitting in the City, #6) by Penny Reid The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3) by Rick Riordan Behind the Hands That Kill (In the Company of Killers, #6) by J.A. Redmerski Deadly Sting (Elemental Assassin, #8) by Jennifer Estep


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Becky ♡The Bookworm♡ (McKennaMuse) | 731 comments RRRC Monthly Challenge
August 2017

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Books Read: 10 of 10
CHALLENGE COMPLETED: August 21, 2017



✔︎ 1. A’ is for August: Book title begins with "A"
---> Along Came A Duke by Elizabeth Boyle |★★★½| Aug 6
✔︎ 2. Happy Anniversary! Originally Pub: 08/01/2008
---> Just One of the Guys by Kristan Higgins |★★★★| Aug 2
✔︎ 3. Featured Author: Lisa Renee Jones Book is 480 pages
---> Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers |★★★★| Aug 16
✔︎ 4. August is National Catfish Month: Takes place in a southern state/TN
---> Widow's Web by Jennifer Estep |★★★★| Aug 21
✔︎ 5. National Picnic Month Picnic food on the cover.
---> A Dance Through Time by Lynn Kurland |★★★| Aug 8
✔︎ 6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: Mountains on Cover
---> Beyond This Moment by Tamera Alexander |★★★★½| Aug 6
✔︎ 7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: There is a fire drake in the story.
---> You Slay Me by Katie MacAlister |★★★★| Aug 16
✔︎ 8. August 19 - Aviation Day: Cover: Spaceship
---> Stellar Fox by Glynn Stewart |★★★★| Aug 4
✔︎ 9. August 27 - Just Because Day:
---> Bound by Benedict Jacka |★★★★★| Aug 9
✔︎ 10. Reader's Choice:
---> To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn |★★★★★| Aug 1

Along Came a Duke (Rhymes With Love, #1) by Elizabeth Boyle Just One of the Guys by Kristan Higgins Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin, #2) by Robin LaFevers Widow's Web (Elemental Assassin, #7) by Jennifer Estep A Dance Through Time (MacLeod, #1; de Piaget/MacLeod, #2) by Lynn Kurland Beyond This Moment by Tamera Alexander You Slay Me (Aisling Grey #1) by Katie MacAlister Stellar Fox (Castle Federation #2) by Glynn Stewart Bound (Alex Verus, #8) by Benedict Jacka To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn
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J.C. (LadyRose1011) | 550 comments RRRC: 2017 August Monthly Challenge
⛦⛦⛦⛦10/10 COMPLETED!! ⛦⛦⛦⛦


✔1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.
Autumn Whispers Autumn Whispers (Otherworld/Sisters of the Moon, #14) by Yasmine Galenorn by: Yasmine Galenorn {8-7-17}

✔2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Published August 28th 2009

Sweet Seduction Sweet Seduction (Sweet, #3) by Maya Banks by: Maya Banks (published 9/28/09) {8-9-17}


✔3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .

Fun Facts about Lisa:
*Before marriage and kids, Lisa wanted to be an actress and did a lot of film and theatre.
READ a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry (does not need to be main character).

*Before becoming an author, Lisa owned a multi-state staffing agency and in 1998 Lisa was listed as the #7 growing women owned business in Entrepreneur Magazine
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number

*Lisa's series TALL, DARK AND DEADLY and THE SECRET LIFE OF AMY BENSEN both spent several months on the New York Times and USA Today bestselling lists
READ a book from either of those series or any book that has been on a best seller list (any list)
Taste of Pleasure Taste of Pleasure by Lisa Renee Jones by: Lisa Renee Jones {8-13-17}

✔4. August is National Catfish Month: In the late 1980s, the US Congress designated August as National Catfish Month to recognize the importance of this all-American product and the hard work of those who bring it to our tables. The majority of U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish is produced on family-owned farms in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas farmers.
READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.
Untouched Untouched (The Amoveo Legend, #2) by Sara Humphreys Sara Humphreys {8-18-17} **set in Louisiana**


✔5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover.
Night Myst Night Myst (Indigo Court, #1) by Yasmine Galenorn Yasmine Galenorn **sky on cover** {8-24-17}

✔6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.
Impossible Impossible by Julia Sykes
By: Julia Sykes **set in New York** {8-2-17}

✔7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: This day was established to encourage you to give your little piggy toes some exercise. Those ten extremities at the ends of your feet, are crying out for a little freedom. Let 'em free!!
READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.
The Captive The Captive by Parris Afton Bonds by: Parris Afton Bonds **wiggly character** {8-3-17}

✔8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were pioneer aviators in the United States. Orville was the first person to successfully fly an airplane. His first flight was December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This inaugural flight was soon to change the skies forever.
READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.
Unleashed Unleashed (The Amoveo Legend, #1) by Sara Humphreys by: Sara Humphreys {8-16-17}
**Eagle?(bird of prey) on cover and MC**

✔9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because!
Demon's Seduction Demon's Seduction by Lisa Renee Jones by: Lisa Renee Jones {8-12-17}

✔10. Reader's Choice:
READ any book of your choice.
Silence Fallen Silence Fallen (Mercy Thompson, #10) by Patricia Briggs by: Patricia Briggs {8-6-17}


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Elaine Howlin (elainehowlinbooks) | 46 comments 1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .

Fun Facts about Lisa:
*Before marriage and kids, Lisa wanted to be an actress and did a lot of film and theatre.
READ a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry (does not need to be main character).

*Before becoming an author, Lisa owned a multi-state staffing agency and in 1998 Lisa was listed as the #7 growing women owned business in Entrepreneur Magazine
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number

*Lisa's series TALL, DARK AND DEADLY and THE SECRET LIFE OF AMY BENSEN both spent several months on the New York Times and USA Today bestselling lists
READ a book from either of those series or any book that has been on a best seller list (any list)

4. August is National Catfish Month: In the late 1980s, the US Congress designated August as National Catfish Month to recognize the importance of this all-American product and the hard work of those who bring it to our tables. The majority of U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish is produced on family-owned farms in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas farmers.
READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.

5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: This day was established to encourage you to give your little piggy toes some exercise. Those ten extremities at the ends of your feet, are crying out for a little freedom. Let 'em free!!
READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were pioneer aviators in the United States. Orville was the first person to successfully fly an airplane. His first flight was December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This inaugural flight was soon to change the skies forever.
READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because!

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


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Sonja (SonjaC) | 640 comments 5/10 Anticipated.... I'm travelling for a week in the middle of the month and kiddos go back to school. Might be hard to find time to read for once!

1.' A' is for August: READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'..
Any Duchess Will Do


2. Happy Anniversary!: READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016
A Promise of Fire

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones
Hard Rules This was on my TBR list soooo there we go!

4. August is National Catfish Month: READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.
Sugar Daddy - Keep saying I'm going to read this one.... and its due back to my library by 8/15!

5. National Picnic Month: READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover
The Lion's Daughter - Sky on cover and been on my TBR shelf for a while now!

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.
One Foot in the Grave - mountains on cover

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.
First Grave on the Right - Toes! Thanks Kait for the PIFM! I had no idea what to do with this one! LOL

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.
A Spell of Trouble - kitty on cover

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: READ a book Just Because!
The Hating Game - Because I had it recommended for July and it wasn't available until now!

10. Reader's Choice:
READ any book of your choice - and now my pile of 'hopefuls' for August....
The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie, Falling Into Bed with a Duke, Blame It on the Duke, Listen to Me, Stars Over Clear Lake, Into the Whirlwind and probably a few more...

A Promise of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles #1) by Amanda Bouchet Hard Rules (Dirty Money, #1) by Lisa Renee Jones Sugar Daddy (Travises, #1) by Lisa Kleypas The Lion's Daughter (Scoundrels, #1) by Loretta Chase One Foot in the Grave (Night Huntress, #2) by Jeaniene Frost First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones A Spell of Trouble (Silver Hollow #1) by Leighann Dobbs The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
Readers' Choice:
The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1) by Jennifer Ashley Listen to Me (Fusion, #1) by Kristen Proby Stars Over Clear Lake by Loretta Ellsworth

Read:
Into the Whirlwind (BOSS, Inc. #2) by Kat Martin Blame It on the Duke (The Disgraceful Dukes, #3) by Lenora Bell Falling Into Bed with a Duke (The Hellions of Havisham, #1) by Lorraine Heath Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove, #4) by Tessa Dare


message 37: by MyzanM (new)

MyzanM | 173 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge

0/10 read


1. A is for August -

2. Happy Anniversary! -

3. Featured Author Challenge -

4. National Catfish Month -

5. National Picnic Month -

6. National Mountain Climbing Day -

7. Wiggle Your Toes Day -

8. Aviation Day -

9. Just Because Day -

10. Reader's Choice -


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message 38: by Lily (last edited Sep 04, 2017 08:45AM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 195 comments 10/10 ~ finished Aug 28th


1. READ a book that starts with 'A'...
An Intoxicating Crush by E.M. Lynley ~ 8/28/17 ~ 3★
2. READ a book that was published in August...
Love and Punishment by Susan Mac Nicol ~ 8/11/17 ~ 3.5★
3. READ a book with MC in the entertainment industry...
Wedlocked by Ella Frank & Brooke Blaine ~ 8/14/17 ~ 4.5★
4. READ a book set in the US South...
Take Two by Shira Anthony ~ 8/6/17 ~ 3.5★
5. READ a book with the sky on cover...
Red Dirt Heart Imago by N.R. Walker ~ 8/12/17 ~ 4.5★
6. READ a book with the number 6 in the page count...
Return to Me by Aimee Nicole Walker ~ 8/24/17 ~ 3.5★
7. READ a book with 10 in the publication date...
Bluewater Blues by G.B. Gordon ~ 8/15/17 ~ 3.5★
8. READ a book with characters who fly somewhere...
Enemy Within by Tal Bauer ~ 8/17/17 ~ 4.5★
9. READ a book Just Because!...
A Baby for the Firefighter by Ann-Katrin Byrde ~ 8/2/17 ~ 3.5★
10. READ any book of your choice...
Death's Ink-Black Shadow by John Wiltshire ~ 8/24/17 ~ 4.5★


message 39: by Sarah (last edited Aug 29, 2017 05:31PM) (new)

Sarah  (SarahPhalen) | 257 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge
10/10 Read - COMPLETE

✔︎ 1.' A' is for August: Aaron Under Construction by Marin Thomas
August 21st, 2017 - 3 Stars

✔︎ 2. Happy Anniversary!: Just the Sexiest Man Alive by Julie James
August 29th, 2017 - 4.5 Stars

✔︎ 3. Featured Author Challenge - Lisa Renee Jones: Lone Star Surrender by Lisa Renee Jones
August 5th, 2017 - 3 Stars

✔︎ 4. August is National Catfish Month: Ransom Canyon by Jodi Thomas
August 13th, 2017 - 3 Stars

✔︎ 5. National Picnic Month: Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore
August 14th, 2017 - 3.5 Stars

✔︎ 6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: The Best Man by Kristan Higgins
August 10th, 2017 - 5 Stars

✔︎ 7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: Bet on Us by Rachel Higginson
August 23rd, 2017 - 3.5 Stars

✔︎ 8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern by Lilian Jackson Braun
August 17th, 2017 - 4 Stars

✔︎ 9. August 27 - Just Because Day: The Cursed by Heather Graham

✔︎ 10. Reader's Choice: Lost and Found Sisters by Jill Shalvis
August 20th, 2017 - 5 Stars

Aaron Under Construction (McKade Brothers, #1) by Marin ThomasJust the Sexiest Man Alive by Julie JamesLone Star Surrender by Lisa Renee JonesRansom Canyon (Ransom Canyon, #1) by Jodi ThomasLooking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg GilmoreThe Best Man (Blue Heron, #1) by Kristan HigginsBet on Us (Bet on Love, #1) by Rachel HigginsonThe Cat Who Ate Danish Modern (Cat Who..., #2) by Lilian Jackson BraunThe Cursed (Krewe of Hunters, #12) by Heather GrahamLost and Found Sisters (Wildstone, #1) by Jill Shalvis



message 40: by LaurLa (new)

LaurLa | 2239 comments Welcome, Welcome All!!!


message 41: by Susan (new)

Susan (Scoutmomskf) | 1459 comments I'm in for all ten.


message 42: by Danielle Gypsy Soul (last edited Aug 31, 2017 05:48PM) (new)

Danielle Gypsy Soul (AFDanielleT) | 374 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge
10/10 read

1. A is for August - For Real by Alexis Hall 8/10 ★★★★
2. Happy Anniversary! - Controlled Burn 8/14 ★★★★
3. Featured Author Challenge - Treble Maker 8/10 ★★★
4. National Catfish Month - Something Like Summer 8/11 ★★
5. National Picnic Month - Need You Now 8/22 ★★★
6. National Mountain Climbing Day - Bring the Heat 8/24 ★★★★
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day - Suicide Watch 8/5 ★★★★★
8. Aviation Day - Paper Planes 8/28 ★★★
9. Just Because Day - Broken 8/8 ★★★★★
10. Reader's Choice - Dirty Deeds 8/5 ★★★★


message 43: by Kimberley Purple Unicorn (last edited Aug 27, 2017 06:06AM) (new)

Kimberley Purple Unicorn Smikle | 7 comments RRRC: August Monthly Challenge

10/10 read

Done 1. A is for August (Book that starts with A) - Accidentally Compromising the Duke by Stacy Reid
Accidentally Compromising the Duke (Wedded by Scandal, #1) by Stacy Reid Three and a Half Stars Read: August 1, 2017

Done2. Happy Anniversary! (Book that was Published in August) - A Promise of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles #1) by Amanda Bouchet
A Promise of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles #1) by Amanda Bouchet Three and a Half Stars Read: August 23, 2017

Done3. Character in the Entertainment Industry - To Love Jason Thorn by Ella Maise
To Love Jason Thorn by Ella Maise Three Stars Read: August 19, 2017

Done4. National Catfish Month (Book set in Texas) - Texas Pride by Kindle Alexander
Texas Pride by Kindle Alexander Four Stars Read: August 4, 2017

Done5. National Picnic Month (Sky on the Cover) - Starcrossed (Starcrossed #1) by Josephine Angelini
Starcrossed (Starcrossed, #1) by Josephine Angelini Four Stars Read: August 20, 2017

Done6. National Mountain Climbing Day (Set in New York) - Bared to You (Crossfire #1) by Sylvia Day
Bared to You (Crossfire, #1) by Sylvia Day Three Stars Read: August 18, 2017

Done 7. Wiggle Your Toes Day (Feet on Cover) - Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1) by Marissa Meyer
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1) by Marissa MeyerThree Stars Read: August 26, 2017

Done8. Aviation Day (Character who Flies somewhere) - Strong Signal (Cyberlove #1) by Megan Erickson & Santino Hassell
Strong Signal (Cyberlove, #1) by Megan EricksonFive Stars Read: August 9, 2017

Done9. Just Because Day (Cause I got it for free on Amazon) - Timely Love (Goode Witch Matchmaker #1) by Cate Lawley
Timely Love (Goode Witch Matchmaker, #1) by Cate LawleyThree Stars Read: August 3, 2017

Done10. Reader's Choice - Wicked Nights (Angels of the Dark #1) by Gena Showalter
Wicked Nights (Angels of the Dark, #1) by Gena ShowalterFour Stars Read: August 13, 2017


message 44: by Beth (new)

Beth | 43 comments .' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .

Fun Facts about Lisa:
*Before marriage and kids, Lisa wanted to be an actress and did a lot of film and theatre.
READ a book set in the entertainment industry OR has a character in the entertainment industry (does not need to be main character).

*Before becoming an author, Lisa owned a multi-state staffing agency and in 1998 Lisa was listed as the #7 growing women owned business in Entrepreneur Magazine
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number

*Lisa's series TALL, DARK AND DEADLY and THE SECRET LIFE OF AMY BENSEN both spent several months on the New York Times and USA Today bestselling lists
READ a book from either of those series or any book that has been on a best seller list (any list)

4. August is National Catfish Month: In the late 1980s, the US Congress designated August as National Catfish Month to recognize the importance of this all-American product and the hard work of those who bring it to our tables. The majority of U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish is produced on family-owned farms in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas farmers.
READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.

5. National Picnic Month: The word ‘picnic’ is thought to have first been used by Tony Willis in 1692, and from that point forward everyone from the working class to the upper crust have been fascinated with taking their repast outside under the sky.
READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: National Mountain Climbing Day was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan for successfully climbing the 46 High Peaks of New Your State’s Adirondack Mountains.
READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: This day was established to encourage you to give your little piggy toes some exercise. Those ten extremities at the ends of your feet, are crying out for a little freedom. Let 'em free!!
READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were pioneer aviators in the United States. Orville was the first person to successfully fly an airplane. His first flight was December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This inaugural flight was soon to change the skies forever.
READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Finally, you have a chance to do something without a rhyme or reason. Most often in life, we do things because we have to, or we want to, or it's expected of us. None of those reasons apply today. So...
READ a book Just Because!

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


message 45: by NayNay (last edited Aug 14, 2017 09:10AM) (new)

NayNay 2017 August Monthly Challenge
Duration:
8/1/17 to 8/31/17


1.' A' is for August:
READ a book that starts with 'A' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'A'.
The Virgin's War (Tudor Legacy #3) by Laura AndersenThe Virgin's War by Laura Andersen 08/01/17 *****

2. Happy Anniversary!:
READ a book that was published in August of any year or read a book of an RRRC member that joined in August of any year. Link to member list, beginning with August 2016
The People at Number 9 by Felicity EverettThe People at Number 9 by Felicity Everett 08/12/17 ***

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
READ one book written by Lisa Renee Jones or any author with her first or last name. Link to Lisa Renee Jones's backlist .
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number
The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci BurtonThe Perfect Play by Jaci Burton 08/02/17 ****

4. August is National Catfish Month: READ a book where someone goes fishing OR with a fish on the cover OR is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South.
First of the Tudors by Joanna HicksonFirst of the Tudors by Joanna Hickson 08/08/17 **** fishing

5. National Picnic Month: READ a book with 'picnic' or 'basket' in the text OR with a character or author whose name is any variation of Tony or Willis (Toni, Anthony, Antoinette, Will, William, Bill, etc) OR a book with food or a sky on cover
Allie and Bea by Catherine Ryan HydeAllie and Bea by Catherine Ryan Hyde 08/04/17 ***

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: READ a book with mountains on the cover OR set in New York State OR the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number.
The Year I Met You by Cecelia AhernThe Year I Met You by Cecelia Ahern 08/05/17 ***

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: READ a book that shows feet or toes on the cover OR read a book with a 'wiggly' character (your interpretation) OR read a book with 10 in the publication date.
Can't Help Falling in Love (San Francisco Sullivans, #3; The Sullivans, #3) by Bella AndreCan't Help Falling in Love by Bella Andre 08/10/17 ****

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: READ a book with an airplane or other air transportation on the cover OR read a book with characters who fly somewhere OR read a book with a Kitty (cat) or a Hawk (bird) on the cover.
The Other Story by Tatiana de RosnayThe Other Story by Tatiana de Rosnay 08/03/17 **

9. August 27 - READ a book Just Because!
Fever by Mary Beth KeaneFever by Mary Beth Keane 08/06/17 ***

10. Reader's Choice:
READ any book of your choice.
Iron House by John HartIron House by John Hart 08/07/17 ****


message 46: by Krissy (last edited Aug 13, 2017 06:05PM) (new)

Krissy (krissystewart) | 717 comments KRISSY'S SPOT
10/10 Completed


✓01. August (Scavengers #2), 8/09 ★★★
✓02. Textual Relations, 8/09 ★★★
✓03. He Is Worthy, 8/08 ★★★
✓04. Fish Out of Water, 8/13 ★★★★★
✓05. The Baker Gets His Man, 8/05 ★★
✓06. A Tooth for a Fang, 8/07 ★★★★
✓07. A Kiss at Midnight, 8/06 ★★★★
✓08. Cowboys Don't Come Out, 8/04 ★★★
✓09. Shiny!, 8/01 ★★★
✓10. Heart of the Steal, 8/01 ★★★
August (Scavengers #2) (Zombie Gentlemen) by K.A. Merikan Textual Relations by Cate Ashwood He Is Worthy (Warriors of Rome, #2) by Lisa Henry Fish Out of Water (Fish Out of Water, #1) by Amy Lane The Baker Gets His Man by Rebecca Brochu A Tooth for a Fang (Leader Murders #1) by Liv Olteano A Kiss at Midnight (Fairy Tales, #1) by Eloisa James Cowboys Don't Come Out (Cowboys Don't, #1) by Tara Lain Shiny! by Amy Lane Heart of the Steal by Avon Gale


message 47: by Irina (last edited Jul 28, 2017 08:44PM) (new)

Irina (reetu_416) | 487 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge

Read: 0 out of 8

1.' A' is for August: Amnesia

2. Happy Anniversary!: Plus One

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author:Provocative

4. August is National Catfish Month: Tight

5. National Picnic Month: The Angels' Share

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: Beautiful Player

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: SKIP

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: SKIP

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: TBD

10. Reader's Choice: TBD


message 48: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Aug 23, 2017 01:48PM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 1771 comments RRRC ~ August Monthly Challenge
8/1 ~ 8/31/17
7/7 read


1.' A' is for August: Avril Ashton Call the Coroner 8/9/17 4 ♥


2. Happy Anniversary!: Pub'd Aug 2016 Shadow Falling ☊ 8/11/17 4♥


3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones:
*Before becoming an author, Lisa owned a multi-state staffing agency and in 1998 Lisa was listed as the #7 growing women owned business in Entrepreneur Magazine
READ a book with a female character as a business person OR read a book with a 1, 9 or 8 in the page number

228 pgs Scars and Ruin 8/12/17 3.5 ♥



4. August is National Catfish Month: Tennessee
READ a book where it is set in one of the states mentioned or the US South. Snared 8/12 17 4♥



6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day:
READ a book with the numbers 4 or 6 in the page number. 336 pgs Revelation 8/4/17 4♥


9. August 27 - Just Because Day: Any book I want The Starving Years 8/20/17 3.5- 4♥

10. Reader's Choice:Redemption 8/16/17 4♥


message 49: by Ad Rocks Socks (last edited Aug 02, 2017 06:57PM) (new)

Ad Rocks Socks (gr8rockstarrox) | 66 comments I'm in! I'll post my selection of books soon!

Books Finished: 0/4 (That's my goal.)

1. A is for August -
2. Happy Anniversary! -
3. Featured Author Challenge -
4. National Catfish Month -
5. National Picnic Month -
6. National Mountain Climbing Day -
7. Wiggle Your Toes Day -
8. Aviation Day -
9. Just Because Day -
10. Reader's Choice -


message 50: by Aminko (last edited Sep 01, 2017 01:38PM) (new)

Aminko | 429 comments 2017 August Monthly Challenge
1 August to 31 August 2017

2/10 Completed


1.' A' is for August: Magic Strikes by Ilona Andrews

2. Happy Anniversary!: Needfire by Amy Braun

3. Featured Author Challenge (FAC) author - Lisa Renee Jones: Wicked Werewolf Night by Lisa Renee Jones 31/8/2017

4. August is National Catfish Month: Club Dead by Charlaine Harris

5. National Picnic Month: Romancing the Bookworm by Kate Evangelista

6. August 1 - National Mountain Climbing Day: Murder at the Mountain Rush by R.B.R. Verhagen

7. August 6 - Wiggle Your Toes Day: First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

8. August 19 - Aviation Day: Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris 6/8/2017

9. August 27 - Just Because Day: The Bad Boy Bargain by Kendra C. Highley

10. Reader's Choice: Rock Chick Redemption by Kristen Ashley

Magic Strikes (Kate Daniels, #3) by Ilona Andrews Needfire by Amy Braun Wicked Werewolf Night (Werewolf Society, #1) by Lisa Renee Jones Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #3) by Charlaine Harris Romancing the Bookworm by Kate Evangelista Murder at the Mountain Rush by R.B.R. Verhagen First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1) by Darynda Jones Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris The Bad Boy Bargain (Suttonville Sentinels, #1) by Kendra C. Highley Rock Chick Redemption (Rock Chick, #3) by Kristen Ashley


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