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message 1: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Mar 24, 2018 02:12AM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Winter 2017 Reading Challenge
Duration: Dec, 21 2017 - Mar 19, 2018

A: <A>rt and Arsenic by Valerie Murmel (20/02/2018 - ★★★★)
D: Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine <D>eSmet (16/02/2018 - ★★★)
V: <V>angie Vale and the Corpseless Custard by R.L. Syme (05/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
E: Reading Up a Storm by <E>va Gates (24/02/2018 - ★★☆)
N: Heroes and Hurricanes by <N>icole Leiren and Elizabeth Ashby (24/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
T: Snuffed Out by <T>im Myers (27/01/2018 - ★★★★)

Art and Arsenic (Veronica Margreve Mysteries Book 2) by Valerie Murmel Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet Vangie Vale and the Corpseless Custard (The Matchbaker Mysteries Book 2) by R.L. Syme Reading Up a Storm A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates Heroes and Hurricanes (a Danger Cove Cocktail Mystery, #1) by Elizabeth Ashby Snuffed Out (Candlemaking Mystery #2) by Tim Myers

C: A <C>hristmas Peril by J.A. Hennrikus (07/01/2018 - ★★★★)
A: Crashed on an Ice World by <A>nna Hackett (01/01/2018 - ★★★★)
N: Kale to the Queen by <N>ell Hampton (03/02/2018 - ★★★★☆)
D: <D>ark in Death by J.D. Robb (31/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
L: Murder Most Finicky by <L>iz Mugavero (02/02/2018 - ★★★★)
E: Desert Bound by <E>lizabeth Hunter (22/12/2017 - ★★★★☆)

A Christmas Peril (A Theater Cop Mystery) by J.A. Hennrikus Crashed on an Ice World (The Phoenix Adventures #9) by Anna Hackett Kale to the Queen A Kensington Palace Chef Mystery by Nell Hampton Dark in Death (In Death, #46) by J.D. Robb Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero Desert Bound (Cambio Springs #2) by Elizabeth Hunter

K: <K>neaded to Death by Winnie Archer (15/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
W: <W>hen All the Girls Have Gone by Jayne Ann Krentz (29/11/2016 - ★★★★)
A: Hickory Dickory Dock by <A>gatha Christie (10/01/2018 - ★★★★)
N: Newsletter Exclusives Vol I by <N>alini Singh (31/12/2017 - ★★★★☆)
Z: Dark Side by <Z>enina Masters (12/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
A: An <A>ct of Murder by Mary Angela (19/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
A: Crust No One by Winnie <A>rcher (08/02/2018 - ★★★★☆)

Kneaded to Death (A Bread Shop Mystery, #1) by Winnie Archer When All the Girls Have Gone by Jayne Ann Krentz Hickory Dickory Dock by Agatha Christie Newsletter Exclusives Volume 1 by Nalini Singh Dark Side (Shifting Crossroads, #46) by Zenina Masters An Act of Murder (A Professor Prather Mystery #1) by Mary Angela Crust No One (A Bread Shop Mystery) by Winnie Archer

M: <M>urder Is a Monkey's Game by Ruby Loren (18/03/2018 - ★★★★)
A: Custodian by Montana <A>sh (22/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
R: Penguins and Mortal Peril by <R>uby Loren (12/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
D: Hiking and Homicide by <D>anielle Collins (19/03/2018 - ★★★★)
I: <I>nhuman by Eileen Wilks (18/02/2018 - ★★★★)

G: Pancakes & Pandemonium by Janel <G>radowski (14/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
R: Parrots and Payback by <R>uby Loren (17/02/2018 - ★★★★)
A: Levi by <A>nna Hackett (05/02/2018 - ★★★★)
S: The <S>ilence of the Snakes by Ruby Loren (25/02/2018 - ★★★★)

Murder is a Monkey's Game (Madigan Amos Zoo Mystery #3) by Ruby Loren Custodian (Elemental Paladins, #5) by Montana Ash Penguins and Mortal Peril (Madigan Amos Zoo Mysteries #1) by Ruby Loren Hiking and Homicide (Hannaford British Mystery #2) by Danielle Collins Inhuman by Eileen Wilks
Pancakes & Pandemonium by Janel Gradowski Parrots and Payback (Madigan Amos Zoo Mystery #0.5) by Ruby Loren Levi (Hell Squad, #15) by Anna Hackett The Silence of the Snakes Mystery (Madigan Amos Zoo Mysteries Book 2) by Ruby Loren


message 2: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Oct 22, 2018 09:50PM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
ABC Title
Duration: Jan, 1 - Dec, 31
(21 / 26)

A: An Act of Murder by Mary Angela (19/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
B: Baby Back Murder by Summer Prescott (19/01/2018 - ★★★★)
C: A Christmas Peril by J.A. Hennrikus (07/01/2018 - ★★★★)
D: The Delaware Detectives by Dana Rongione (04/05/2018 - ★★★)
E: Etched in Tears by Cheryl Hollon (11/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
F: Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet (16/02/2018 - ★★★)
G: The Golden Spiders by Rex Stout (16/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
H: Heroes and Hurricanes by Nicole Leiren and Elizabeth Ashby (24/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
K: Kneaded to Death by Winnie Archer (15/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
L: Lake Silence by Anne Bishop (22/04/2018 - ★★★★★)
M: Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero (02/02/2018 - ★★★★)
N: Nothing to Croak About by Leighann Dobbs and Traci Douglass (23/04/2018 - ★★★☆)
O: Once Upon a Spine by Kate Carlisle (03/05/2018 - ★★★★)
P: Penguins and Mortal Peril by Ruby Loren (12/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
R: Reading Up a Storm by Eva Gates (24/02/2018 - ★★☆)
S: Snuffed Out by Tim Myers (27/01/2018 - ★★★★)
T: Threads of Evidence by Lea Wait (24/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
U: The Unkindest Cut by Honor Hartman (06/06/2018 - ★★★★)
W: Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert (07/04/2018 - ★★★★)
X: X Marks the Scot by Kaitlyn Dunnett (30/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Y: Yarn Over Murder by Maggie Sefton (12/07/2018 - ★★★)

An Act of Murder (A Professor Prather Mystery #1) by Mary Angela Baby Back Murder (Hawg Heaven Cozy Culinary Mystery #2) by Summer Prescott A Christmas Peril (A Theater Cop Mystery) by J.A. Hennrikus The Delaware Detectives by Dana Rongione Etched in Tears (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery, #4) by Cheryl Hollon Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet The Golden Spiders by Rex Stout Heroes and Hurricanes (a Danger Cove Cocktail Mystery, #1) by Elizabeth Ashby Kneaded to Death (A Bread Shop Mystery, #1) by Winnie Archer Lake Silence (The Others, #6) by Anne Bishop Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero Nothing to Croak About (Silver Hollow #3) by Leighann Dobbs Once Upon a Spine (Bibliophile Mystery #11) by Kate Carlisle Penguins and Mortal Peril (Madigan Amos Zoo Mysteries #1) by Ruby Loren Reading Up a Storm A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates Snuffed Out (Candlemaking Mystery #2) by Tim Myers Threads of Evidence (Mainely Needlepoint, #2) by Lea Wait The Unkindest Cut by Honor Hartman Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert X Marks the Scot (Liss MacCrimmon Mysteries #11) by Kaitlyn Dunnett Yarn Over Murder (A Knitting Mystery) by Maggie Sefton


message 3: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Oct 22, 2018 09:46PM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
USA States
Duration: Jan, 1 - Dec, 31

(24/51)



California: Kneaded to Death by Winnie Archer (15/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Colorado: The Semester of Our Discontent by Cynthia Kuhn (23/05/2018 - ★★★★)
Delaware: The Delaware Detectives by Dana Rongione (04/05/2018 - ★★★)
Florida: Etched in Tears by Cheryl Hollon (11/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Hawaii: The Death Merchant by Lee Goldberg (20/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
Idaho: Who Moved My Goat Cheese? by Lynn Cahoon (21/06/2018 - ★★★★)
Illinois: Baby Back Murder by Summer Prescott (19/01/2018 - ★★★★)
Iowa: Snuffed Out by Tim Myers (27/01/2018 - ★★★★)
Maine: Threads of Evidence by Lea Wait (24/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
Maryland: Killer Carat Cream by Patrice Lyle (20/06/2018 - ★★)
Massachusetts: A Christmas Peril by J.A. Hennrikus (07/01/2018 - ★★★★)
Michigan: Pancakes & Pandemonium by Janel Gradowski (14/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
Minnesota: A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris (23/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Mississippi: Claws for Concern by Miranda James (18/04/2018 - ★★★★)
New York: The Pickled Piper by Mary Ellen Hughes (06/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
North Carolina: Reading Up a Storm by Eva Gates (24/02/2018 - ★★☆)
Oregon: Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins (02/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Rhode Island: Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero (02/02/2018 - ★★★★)
South Carolina: Murder at Cookie Lane by Susan Gillard and Karen Sullivan (07/03/2018 - ★★★★)
South Dakota: An Act of Murder by Mary Angela (19/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
Texas: Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert (07/04/2018 - ★★★★)
Virginia: The Calamity Café by Gayle Leeson (13/04/2018 - ★★★★☆)
Washington: Heroes and Hurricanes by Nicole Leiren and Elizabeth Ashby (24/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
Wisconsin: Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet (16/02/2018 - ★★★)

Kneaded to Death (A Bread Shop Mystery, #1) by Winnie Archer The Semester of Our Discontent (Lila Maclean Academic Mystery #1) by Cynthia Kuhn The Delaware Detectives by Dana Rongione Etched in Tears (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery, #4) by Cheryl Hollon The Death Merchant (Diagnosis Murder, #2) by Lee Goldberg Who Moved My Goat Cheese? (Farm-to-Fork Mystery #1) by Lynn Cahoon Baby Back Murder (Hawg Heaven Cozy Culinary Mystery #2) by Summer Prescott Snuffed Out (Candlemaking Mystery #2) by Tim Myers Threads of Evidence (Mainely Needlepoint, #2) by Lea Wait Killer Carat Cream (Health Nut Mysteries Book 2) by Patrice Lyle A Christmas Peril (A Theater Cop Mystery) by J.A. Hennrikus Pancakes & Pandemonium by Janel Gradowski A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris Claws for Concern (Cat in the Stacks #9) by Miranda James The Pickled Piper (Pickled and Preserved Mystery) by Mary Ellen Hughes Reading Up a Storm A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero Murder at Cookie Lane (Cookie Lane #1) by Karen Sullivan An Act of Murder (A Professor Prather Mystery #1) by Mary Angela Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert The Calamity Café (Down South Café Mystery #1) by Gayle Leeson Heroes and Hurricanes (a Danger Cove Cocktail Mystery, #1) by Elizabeth Ashby Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet


message 4: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Feb 01, 2018 01:41AM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Jan 2018
Duration: Jan, 1 - Jan, 31

Done

1.- New Year's Day: Kneaded to Death by Winnie Archer (15/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
2.- National Bird Day / Penguin Awareness Day: Penguins and Mortal Peril by Ruby Loren (12/01/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- Male Watcher's Day / Feast of Fabulous Wild Men Day: Snuffed Out by Tim Myers (27/01/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Friday the 13th: Heroes and Hurricanes by Nicole Leiren & Elizabeth Ashby (24/01/2018 - ★★★☆)
5.- National Hat Day: A Christmas Peril by J.A. Hennrikus (07/01/2018 - ★★★★)

Kneaded to Death (A Bread Shop Mystery, #1) by Winnie Archer Penguins and Mortal Peril (Madigan Amos Zoo Mysteries #1) by Ruby Loren Snuffed Out (Candlemaking Mystery #2) by Tim Myers Heroes and Hurricanes (a Danger Cove Cocktail Mystery, #1) by Elizabeth Ashby A Christmas Peril (A Theater Cop Mystery) by J.A. Hennrikus

Author of the month: E.J. Copperman


message 5: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Feb 25, 2018 02:50AM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Feb 2018
Duration: Feb, 1 - Feb, 28

Done

1.- Great American Pie Month / Cherry Pie Day / Washington’s Birthday: Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet (16/02/2018 - ★★★)
2.- Ground Hog Day: Parrots and Payback by Ruby Loren (17/02/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- National Weatherman's Day: Reading Up a Storm by Eva Gates (24/02/2018 - ★★☆)
4.- Get a Different Name Day: Crust No One by Winnie Archer (08/02/2018 - ★★★★☆)
5.- National Drink Wine Day / Open That Bottle Night: Art and Arsenic by Valerie Murmel (20/02/2018 - ★★★★)

Five-Alarm Fudge by Christine DeSmet Parrots and Payback (Madigan Amos Zoo Mystery #0.5) by Ruby Loren Reading Up a Storm A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates Crust No One (A Bread Shop Mystery) by Winnie Archer Art and Arsenic (Veronica Margreve Mysteries Book 2) by Valerie Murmel

Author of the month: Vicky Delany / Eva Gates

Reading Up a Storm by Eva Gates (24/02/2018 - ★★☆)

Reading Up a Storm A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates


message 6: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Mar 2018
Duration: Mar, 1 - Mar, 31

Done

1.- National Craft Month / Crochet Week / Quilting Day or something made of yarn: Threads of Evidence by Lea Wait (24/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
2.- Old Stuff Day: After Dark by Jayne Castle (12/03/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- Oscar Night: Farmed and Dangerous by Edith Maxwell (25/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
4.- Middle Name Pride Day: The Pickled Piper by Mary Ellen Hughes (06/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
5.- Tea for Two Tuesday: Stirring the Plot by Daryl Wood Gerber (31/03/2018 - ★★★☆)

Threads of Evidence (Mainely Needlepoint, #2) by Lea Wait After Dark (Harmony #1) by Jayne Castle Farmed and Dangerous by Edith Maxwell The Pickled Piper (Pickled and Preserved Mystery) by Mary Ellen Hughes Stirring the Plot (Cookbook Nook Mystery, #3) by Daryl Wood Gerber

Author of the month: Lynn Cahoon


message 7: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Jun 24, 2018 09:14PM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Spring 2018 Reading Challenge
Duration: Mar, 20 2018 - Jun 20, 2018

C: The <C>ats That Stopped the Magic by Karen Anne Golden (25/04/2018 - ★★★★)
R: Concealed in Death by J.D. <R>obb (09/06/2018 - ★★★★)
O: <O>cean Light by Nalini Singh (13/06/2018 - ★★★★)
C: <C>hihuahua Chaos by Linda O. Johnston (24/05/2018 - ★★★☆)
U: The <U>nkindest Cut by Honor Hartman (06/06/2018 - ★★★★)
S: The <S>emester of Our Discontent by Cynthia Kuhn (23/05/2018 - ★★★★)

The Cats that Stopped the Magic (The Cats that . . . Cozy Mystery Book 9) by Karen Anne Golden Concealed in Death (In Death, #38) by J.D. Robb Ocean Light (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #2; Psy-Changeling, #17) by Nalini Singh Chihuahua Chaos A Pet Rescue Mystery Novella by Linda O. Johnston The Unkindest Cut by Honor Hartman The Semester of Our Discontent (Lila Maclean Academic Mystery #1) by Cynthia Kuhn

D: Stirring the Plot by <D>aryl Wood Gerber (31/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
A: Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig <A>lbert (07/04/2018 - ★★★★)
F: <F>armed and Dangerous by Edith Maxwell (25/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
F: The Demon's Possession by Kiersten <F>ay (09/04/2018 - ★★★☆)
O: <O>nce Upon a Spine by Kate Carlisle (03/05/2018 - ★★★★)
D: Bounty Hunter Bear by Bianca <D>'Arc (10/04/2018 - ★★★★☆)
I: <I>nnate Wright by Viola Grace (04/04/2018 - ★★★★☆)
L: <L>oaded for Bear by Bianca D'Arc (21/03/2018 - ★★★★☆)

Stirring the Plot (Cookbook Nook Mystery, #3) by Daryl Wood Gerber Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert Farmed and Dangerous by Edith Maxwell Demon Possession (Shadow Quest, #1) by Kiersten Fay Once Upon a Spine (Bibliophile Mystery #11) by Kate Carlisle Bounty Hunter Bear by Bianca D'Arc Innate Wright by Viola Grace Loaded for Bear by Bianca D'Arc

E: When a Lioness Pounces by <E>ve Langlais (20/04/2018 - ★★★)
A: <A>ngels' Flight by Nalini Singh (01/05/2018 - ★★★★)
R: Witness in Death by J.D. <R>obb (01/04/2018 - ★★★★)
T: <T>hreads of Evidence by Lea Wait (24/03/2018 - ★★★☆)
H: <H>ot and Badgered by Shelly Laurenston (28/03/2018 - ★★★★★)

When a Lioness Pounces (A Lion's Pride #6) by Eve Langlais Angels' Flight (Guild Hunter, #0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 3.5) by Nalini Singh Witness in Death (In Death, #10) by J.D. Robb Threads of Evidence (Mainely Needlepoint, #2) by Lea Wait Hot and Badgered (Honey Badger Chronicles, #1) by Shelly Laurenston

G: The Calamity Café by <G>ayle Leeson (13/04/2018 - ★★★★☆)
A: Unidentified by <A>nna Hackett (17/06/2018 - ★★★☆)
L: Killer Party by <L>ynn Cahoon (15/05/2018 - ★★★☆)
O: The <O>ther Lady Vanishes by Amanda Quick (08/05/2018 - ★★★★)
S: <S>pell Crafting 501 by Viola Grace (28/04/2018 - ★★★★☆)
H: Manu by Anna <H>ackett (09/05/2018 - ★★★)
E: Make No Bones by Aaron <E>lkins (02/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
S: <S>ixth Cabin by Kathi Daley (10/05/2018 - ★★★★)

The Calamity Café (Down South Café Mystery #1) by Gayle Leeson Unidentified (Treasure Hunter Security, #7) by Anna Hackett Killer Party (A Tourist Trap Mystery, #9) by Lynn Cahoon The Other Lady Vanishes by Amanda Quick Spell Crafting 501 (Hellkitten Chronicles, #5) by Viola Grace Manu (Hell Squad, #16) by Anna Hackett Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins Sixth Cabin (Writer's Retreat Southern Seashore Mystery #6) by Kathi Daley

L: The Confounding Case of the Carisbrook Emeralds by Stephanie Laurens (16/06/2018 - ★★★★)
A: Allegiance of Honor by Nalini Singh (04/06/2018 - ★★★★☆)
M: My Last Name by Seanan McGuire (07/05/2018 - ★★★☆)
B: All Roads Lead to Murder by Lynn Bohart (28/04/2018 - ★★★★)

The Confounding Case Of The Carisbrook Emeralds (The Casebook of Barnaby Adair 6) by Stephanie Laurens Allegiance of Honor (Psy-Changeling #15) by Nalini Singh My Last Name (Incryptid, #3.6) by Seanan McGuire All Roads Lead To Murder (Old Maids of Mercer Island Mystery Book 4) by Lynn Bohart

P: <P>hoenix Rising by Bianca D'Arc (22/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
A: Scandal Above Stairs by Jennifer <A>shley (27/05/2018 - ★★★★)
L: The Flowers of Vashnoi by <L>ois McMaster Bujold (20/05/2018 - ★★★☆)
M: A <M>urder for the Books by Victoria Gilbert (17/05/2018 - ★★★★)
S: A <S>candal in Battersea by Mercedes Lackey (13/05/2018 - ★★★)

Phoenix Rising (Lick of Fire #1) by Bianca D'Arc Scandal Above Stairs (Kat Holloway Mysteries, #2) by Jennifer Ashley The Flowers of Vashnoi (Vorkosigan Saga (Chronological) #14.1) by Lois McMaster Bujold A Murder for the Books (Blue Ridge Library Mysteries #1) by Victoria Gilbert A Scandal in Battersea by Mercedes Lackey

V: Dead Angler by <V>ictoria Houston (18/06/2018 - ★★★☆)
E: <E>tched in Tears by Cheryl Hollon (11/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
R: The Delaware Detectives by Dana <R>ongione (04/05/2018 - ★★★)
N: <N>othing to Croak About by Leighann Dobbs and Traci Douglass (23/04/2018 - ★★★☆)
A: My One and Only by <A>lanea Alder (25/04/2018 - ★★★★)
L: <L>ake Silence by Anne Bishop (22/04/2018 - ★★★★★)

Dead Angler by Victoria Houston Etched in Tears (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery) by Cheryl Hollon The Delaware Detectives by Dana Rongione Nothing to Croak About (Silver Hollow #3) by Leighann Dobbs My One and Only (Bewitched and Bewildered #10) by Alanea Alder Lake Silence (The Others, #6) by Anne Bishop


message 8: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Apr 29, 2018 02:50AM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Apr 2018
Duration: Apr, 1 - Apr, 30

Done

1.- Library Week / Children's Book Day / School Librarian Day / National Librarian Day: Claws for Concern by Miranda James (18/04/2018 - ★★★★)
2.- Read a Road Map Week: All Roads Lead to Murder by Lynn Bohart (28/04/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- Lawn and Garden Month / Garden Week / Earth Day / Arbor Day: Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert (07/04/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Scrabble Day: Witness in Death by J.D. Robb (01/04/2018 - ★★★★)
5.- Look up at the Sky Day / International Astronomy Day: Nothing to Croak About by Leighann Dobbs & Traci Douglass (23/04/2018 - ★★★☆)

Claws for Concern (Cat in the Stacks #9) by Miranda James All Roads Lead To Murder (Old Maids of Mercer Island Mystery Book 4) by Lynn Bohart Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert Witness in Death (In Death, #10) by J.D. Robb Nothing to Croak About (Silver Hollow #3) by Leighann Dobbs

Author of the month: Susan Wittig Albert

Widow's Tears (07/04/2018 - ★★★★)

Widow's Tears by Susan Wittig Albert


message 9: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Jun 24, 2018 09:37PM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
May 2018
Duration: May, 1 - May, 31

Done

1.- Gifts from the Garden Month/ Wildflower Week / Iris Day / Water a Flower Day: A Murder for the Books by Victoria Gilbert (17/05/2018 - ★★★★)
2.- Brothers and Sisters Day: Once Upon a Spine by Kate Carlisle (03/05/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- Star Wars Day: Etched in Tears by Cheryl Hollon (11/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)
4.- National Teacher's Day: The Semester of Our Discontent by Cynthia Kuhn (23/05/2018 - ★★★★)
5.- International Museum Day: Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins (02/05/2018 - ★★★★☆)

A Murder for the Books (Blue Ridge Library Mysteries #1) by Victoria Gilbert Once Upon a Spine (Bibliophile Mystery #11) by Kate Carlisle Etched in Tears (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery) by Cheryl Hollon The Semester of Our Discontent (Lila Maclean Academic Mystery #1) by Cynthia Kuhn Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins

Author of the Month: Linda O Johnston

Chihuahua Chaos (24/05/2018 - ★★★☆)

Chihuahua Chaos A Pet Rescue Mystery Novella by Linda O. Johnston


message 10: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Jun 24, 2018 09:36PM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Jun 2018
Duration: Jun, 1 - Jun, 30

Done

1.- Aquarium Month/ Fishing Week / World Ocean Day/ National Catfish Day / Go Fishing Day: Dead Angler by Victoria Houston (18/06/2018 - ★★★☆)
2.- Adopt a Cat Month / Hug Your Cat Day: The Unkindest Cut by Honor Hartman (06/06/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- Dairy Month / National Cheese Day: Who Moved My Goat Cheese? by Lynn Cahoon (21/06/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Name Your Poison Day: Killer Carat Cream by Patrice Lyle (20/06/2018 - ★★)
5.- National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month / National Corn on the Cob Day / Fresh Veggies Day / Eat Your Vegetables Day: Of Murder and Men by Lynn Cahoon (23/06/2018 - ★★★★)

Dead Angler by Victoria Houston The Unkindest Cut by Honor Hartman Who Moved My Goat Cheese? (Farm-to-Fork Mystery #1) by Lynn Cahoon Killer Carat Cream (Health Nut Mysteries Book 2) by Patrice Lyle Of Murder and Men (A Cat Latimer Mystery) by Lynn Cahoon

Author of the Month: Victoria Houston

Dead Angler (18/06/2018 - ★★★☆)

Dead Angler by Victoria Houston


message 11: by Marisa, Cozy Mysteries Assistant Moderator (last edited Dec 24, 2018 10:10AM) (new)

Marisa (moretta) | 3823 comments Mod
Summer 2018 Reading Challenge
Duration: Jun, 21 2018 - Sep 20, 2018

B: <B>uried in Books by Kate Carlisle (26/06/2018 - ★★★★☆)
A: Destination Unknown by <A>gatha Christie (06/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
R: <R>eining in Murder by Leigh Hearon (31/07/2018 - ★★★★)
B: To Catch a Witch by Heather <B>lake (13/08/2018 - ★★★★)
E: <E>mbers by Suzanne Wright (04/07/2018 - ★★★★)
Q: Second Sight by Amanda <Q>uick (15/09/2018 - ★★★★)
U: <U>ndetected by Anna Hackett (12/09/2018 - ★★★☆)
E: <E>dge of Darkness by Karen Rose (14/07/2018 - ★★★★☆)

Buried in Books (A Bibliophile Mystery, #12) by Kate Carlisle Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie Reining in Murder by Leigh Hearon To Catch a Witch A Wishcraft Mystery by Heather Blake Embers (Dark in You, #4) by Suzanne Wright Second Sight (Arcane Society, #1) by Amanda Quick Undetected (Treasure Hunter Security #8) by Anna Hackett Edge of Darkness (Romantic Suspense, #20; Cincinnati, #4) by Karen Rose

B: The <B>astard Dragon by Viola Grace (03/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
E: Stay With Me by Cynthia <E>den (21/09/2018 - ★★★★)
A: The Thirteen Problems by <A>gatha Christie (16/07/2018 - ★★★★)
C: Miss Marple's Final Cases by Agatha <C>hristie (15/07/2018 - ★★★★)
H: The <H>ammett Hex by Victoria Abbott (14/08/2018 - ★★★☆)

The Bastard Dragon (The Covert Dragons, #1) by Viola Grace Stay With Me (Lazarus Rising #3) by Cynthia Eden The Tuesday Club Murders by Agatha Christie Miss Marple's Final Cases by Agatha Christie The Hammett Hex by Victoria Abbott

Z: Bright Side by <Z>enina Masters (21/07/2018 - ★★★★☆)
O: <O>f Murder and Men by Lynn Cahoon (23/06/2018 - ★★★★)
O: <O>wl's Fair by Zenina Masters (07/08/2018 - ★★★★)

Bright Side (Shifting Crossroads, #47) by Zenina Masters Of Murder and Men (A Cat Latimer Mystery) by Lynn Cahoon Owl's Fair (Shifting Crossroads, #1) by Zenina Masters

D: <D>eath on the Patagonian Express by Hy Conrad (31/08/2018 - ★★)
O: <O>h Pretty Bird by Seanan McGuire (21/07/2018 - ★★★★)
G: <G>olden Malicious by Sheila Connolly (07/09/2018 - ★★★)
D: The <D>eath Merchant by Lee Goldberg (20/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
A: Death by Drowning by <A>gatha Christie (16/07/2018 - ★★★☆)
Y: <Y>arn Over Murder by Maggie Sefton (12/07/2018 - ★★★)
S: <S>leeping Murder by Agatha Christie (01/09/2018 - ★★★★)

Death on the Patagonian Express (Amy's Travel Mystery #3) by Hy Conrad Oh Pretty Bird (InCryptid, #0.10) by Seanan McGuire Golden Malicious (Orchard Mystery, #7) by Sheila Connolly The Death Merchant (Diagnosis Murder, #2) by Lee Goldberg Death by Drowning A Short Story (Miss Marple) by Agatha Christie Yarn Over Murder (A Knitting Mystery) by Maggie Sefton Sleeping Murder (Miss Marple #13) by Agatha Christie


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Jul 2018
Duration: Jul, 1 - Jul, 30

(4 / 5)

1.- Canada Day: Bright Side by Zenina Masters (21/07/2018 - ★★★★☆)
2.- Ugly Truck Day: Reining in Murder by Leigh Hearon (31/07/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- National Ice Cream Month / National Ice Cream Day / National Junk Food Day: Plum Tea Crazy by Laura Childs (03/08/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Parent's Day / Cousins Day/ Aunt and Uncle Day / Father-in-Law Day
5.- International Day of Friendship: Yarn Over Murder by Maggie Sefton (12/07/2018 - ★★★)

Bright Side (Shifting Crossroads, #47) by Zenina Masters Reining in Murder by Leigh Hearon Plum Tea Crazy (A Tea Shop Mystery) by Laura Childs Yarn Over Murder (A Knitting Mystery) by Maggie Sefton

Author of the Month: Maggie Sefton

Yarn Over Murder (12/07/2018 - ★★★)

Yarn Over Murder (A Knitting Mystery) by Maggie Sefton


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The Twelve Towers
Duration: 7/20/18 - 7/20/21 (Eyes on Target)

2/12 categories complete

Tower 12 - 12 books that you have acquired most recently (from start date)

11 BOOKS THAT YOU NEVER FIND TIME TO GET AROUND TO OR THAT HAVE BEEN ON YOUR SHELVES THE LONGEST (pre-choose these)

(view spoiler)

10 BOOKS YOU RANDOMLY SELECT FROM YOUR SHELVES (I used the "Select random book" in calibre over my virtual library "Cozy challenges")

(view spoiler)

Tower 9 - 9 sequels, series continuations, or spin-offs

1.- To Catch a Witch by Heather Blake (13/08/2018 - ★★★★)
2.- The Hammett Hex by Victoria Abbott (14/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
3.- Death on the Patagonian Express by Hy Conrad (31/08/2018 - ★★)
4.- Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie (01/09/2018 - ★★★★)
5.- Golden Malicious by Sheila Connolly (07/09/2018 - ★★★)

To Catch a Witch A Wishcraft Mystery by Heather Blake The Hammett Hex by Victoria Abbott Death on the Patagonian Express (Amy's Travel Mystery #3) by Hy Conrad Sleeping Murder (Miss Marple #13) by Agatha Christie Golden Malicious (Orchard Mystery, #7) by Sheila Connolly

Tower 8 - 8 novellas or short-stories

1-4.- Miss Marple's Final Cases by Agatha Christie (15/07/2018 - ★★★★)
5-8.- The Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie (16/07/2018 - ★★★★)

Miss Marple's Final Cases by Agatha Christie The Thirteen Problems (Miss Marple, #2) by Agatha Christie

Tower 7 - 7 books by new-to-me authors (Replacement)

1.- The Death Merchant by Lee Goldberg (20/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
2.- A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris (23/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- X Marks the Scot by Kaitlyn Dunnett (30/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
4.- Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton (02/10/2018 - ★★★★)
5.- Cherry Pie or Die by CeeCee James (10/10/2018 - ★★★★☆)

The Death Merchant (Diagnosis Murder, #2) by Lee Goldberg A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris X Marks the Scot (Liss MacCrimmon Mysteries #11) by Kaitlyn Dunnett Survival of the Fritters (Deputy Donut Mystery #1) by Ginger Bolton Cherry Pie or Die (Baker Street Mysteries #1) by CeeCee James

Tower 6 - 6 anticipated releases (release dates after your start date)

1.- Seventh Chapter by Kathi Daley (15/08/2018 - ★★★★☆)
2.- The Murder at Mandeville Hall by Stephanie Laurens (17/08/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- Leverage in Death by J.D. Robb (05/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
4.- Shattered at Sea by Cheryl Hollon (27/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
5.- Marigolds for Malice by Bailey Cattrell (20/10/2018 - ★★★★)

Seventh Chapter (A Writer's Retreat Mystery Book 7) by Kathi Daley The Murder at Mandeville Hall (The Casebook of Barnaby Adair, 5) by Stephanie Laurens Leverage in Death (In Death, #47) by J.D. Robb Shattered at Sea (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery #5) by Cheryl Hollon Marigolds for Malice (An Enchanted Garden Mystery, #3) by Bailey Cattrell

Tower 5 - 5 books recommended to you via goodreads (Friend's recommendation)

1.- The Golden Spiders by Rex Stout (16/08/2018 - ★★★☆)

The Golden Spiders by Rex Stout

4 BOOKS THAT YOU STARTED BUT NEVER FINISHED
4 BOOKS THAT HAVE WON AN AWARD

3 BOOKS THAT YOU'VE ALREADY READ

2 BOOKS WITH COVERS THAT YOU DON'T THINK FIT THE STORYLINE OR THAT YOU DON'T LIKE THE COVERS OF BUT EVERYONE RAVES ABOUT THE BOOKS

Tower 1 - 1 chunkster (Replacement) (over 450 pages)

1.- Edge of Darkness by Karen Rose (14/07/2018 - ★★★★☆)

Edge of Darkness (Romantic Suspense, #20; Cincinnati, #4) by Karen Rose


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Aug 2018
Duration: Aug, 1 - Aug, 30

Done

1.- Water Quality Month / U.S. Coast Guard Day / National Lighthouse Day
: Seventh Chapter by Kathi Daley (15/08/2018 - ★★★★☆)
2.- National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day: Cookies and Scream by Virginia Lowell (05/08/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- Book Lover's Day / National Thriftshop Day: To Catch a Witch by Heather Blake (13/08/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Aviation Day: Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie (06/08/2018 - ★★★☆)
5.- National Dog Day: The Hammett Hex by Victoria Abbott (14/08/2018 - ★★★☆)

Seventh Chapter (A Writer's Retreat Mystery Book 7) by Kathi Daley Cookies and Scream (Cookie Cutter Shop Mystery, #5) by Virginia Lowell To Catch a Witch A Wishcraft Mystery by Heather Blake Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie The Hammett Hex by Victoria Abbott

Author of the Month: Donna Andrews


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Sep 2018
Duration: Sep, 1 - Sep, 31

Done

1.- Read a Book Day / International Literacy Day: Wicked Cravings by Suzanne Wright (25/09/2018 - ★★★)
2.- Sewing Machine Day: A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris (23/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- National Apple Dumpling Day / Johnny Appleseed Day: Golden Malicious by Sheila Connolly (07/09/2018 - ★★★)
4.- International Talk Like A Pirate Day: X Marks the Scot by Kaitlyn Dunnett (30/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)
5.- Business Women's Day: Shattered at Sea by Cheryl Hollon (27/09/2018 - ★★★★☆)

Wicked Cravings (The Phoenix Pack, #2) by Suzanne Wright A Stitch in Time by Monica Ferris Golden Malicious (Orchard Mystery, #7) by Sheila Connolly X Marks the Scot (Liss MacCrimmon Mysteries #11) by Kaitlyn Dunnett Shattered at Sea (A Webb's Glass Shop Mystery #5) by Cheryl Hollon

Author of the Month: Dorothy St. James


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Autumn 2018 Reading Challenge
Duration: Sep, 22 2018 - Dec 21, 2018


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Oct 2018
Duration: Oct, 1 - Oct, 31

(4 / 5)

1.- International Day for the Elderly: Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton (02/10/2018 - ★★★★)

National Scrapbooking Month / World Card Making Day: Read a book featuring paper crafts such as card making, scrapbooking, bookmaking, or decoupage.

3.- National Homemade Cookies Day / Cookbook Launch Day / National Dessert Day / National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day: Gardenias and a Grave Mistake by Ruby Loren (04/10/2018 - ★★★★)
4.- Wear Something Gaudy Day: Marigolds for Malice by Bailey Cattrell (20/10/2018 - ★★★★) (It's not ugly but very, very colorful)
5.- Carve a Pumpkin Day / Halloween: A Deadly Brew by Lynn Cahoon (10/10/2018 - ★★★★)

Survival of the Fritters (Deputy Donut Mystery #1) by Ginger Bolton Gardenias and a Grave Mistake (Diana Flowers Floriculture Mysteries #1) by Ruby Loren Marigolds for Malice (An Enchanted Garden Mystery, #3) by Bailey Cattrell A Deadly Brew (A Tourist Trap Mystery #9.5) by Lynn Cahoon

Author of the Month: Laura Childs


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Nov 2018
Duration: Nov, 1 - Nov, 30

(Done)

1.- Plan your Epitaph Day: The Ghost and the Graveyard by Genevieve Jack (16/11/2018 - ★★★)
2.- National Novel Writing Month / Book Lovers Day / Young Readers Day: The Secret, Book & Scone Society by Ellery Adams (23/11/2018 - ★★★★☆)
3.- Look for Circles Day: Tarnished and Torn by Juliet Blackwell (15/11/2018 - ★★★☆)
4.- World Peace Day: Lonesome Road by Patricia Wentworth (26/11/2018 - ★★★)
5.- Go for a Ride Day: Murder by Fireworks by Susan Bernhardt (06/11/2018 - )

The Ghost and the Graveyard (Knight Games, #1) by Genevieve Jack The Secret, Book, & Scone Society (Secret, Book, & Scone Society #1) by Ellery Adams Tarnished and Torn (A Witchcraft Mystery, #5) by Juliet Blackwell Lonesome Road by Patricia Wentworth Murder by Fireworks (A Kay Driscoll Mystery #3) by Susan Bernhardt

Author of the Month: Patricia Wentworth

Lonesome Road (26/11/2018 - ★★★)

Lonesome Road by Patricia Wentworth


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Dec 2018
Duration: Dec, 1 - Dec, 31

Done

1.- National Roof Over Your Head Day: Keeper of the Castle by Juliet Blackwell (29/12/2018 - ★★★★)
2.- Look for an Evergreen Day: Echoes of Fire by Suzanne Wright (16/12/2018 - ★★★★)
3.- Look on the Bright Side Day / National Flashlight Day: An Everlasting Christmas by Mandy M. Roth (31/12/2018 - ★★★☆)
4.- Make Cutout Snowflakes Day: Eggs on Ice by Laura Childs (14/12/2018 - ★★★☆)
5.- Make up Your Mind Day: The Cats That Walked the Haunted Beach by Karen Anne Golden (20/12/2018 - ★★★★)

Keeper of the Castle (Haunted Home Renovation Mystery, #5) by Juliet Blackwell Echoes of Fire (Mercury Pack, #4) by Suzanne Wright An Everlasting Christmas (The Happily Everlasting Series, #7) by Mandy M. Roth Eggs on Ice (Cackleberry Club, #8) by Laura Childs The Cats that Walked the Haunted Beach (The Cats that . . ., #10) by Karen Anne Golden

Author of the Month: Rose Pressey


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