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message 1: by Lanelle, Production Chief (new)

Lanelle | 14883 comments Mod
Each month in 2018 we'll focus on a specific drink. This month is coffee.

mc = main character
Duration : January 1 - 31, 2018
No page limit. Re-reads and audio books are okay.

description

How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C"
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover
that you find stimulating
from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office
where the mc gets into "hot water"


message 2: by Danielle Gypsy Soul (last edited Jan 31, 2018 11:02AM) (new)

Danielle  Gypsy Soul (afdaniellet) | 1468 comments I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration: 1 - 31 January


Levels: 1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read 8 - Filled a cup

1. with a cup of coffee on the cover
2. that might be found on a coffee table
3. with a title that begins with "C" Cam Boy 1/9 ★★★★
4. with a mostly brown cover Dragon Spawn
5. where the mc drinks a lot of coffee Romantic Behavior 1/3 ★★★★
6. where the mc goes to a café A to Z 1/1 ★★★★
7. that is set where coffee is grown
8. with shrubbery on the cover When the Stars Come Out
9. that you find stimulating Secrets in Death 1/7 ★★★★
10. from a series that you have taken a 'break' from Devil in Spring
11. that is set during hot weather Breaking Cover 1/5 ★★★★
12. with ground on the cover Two Man Station 1/21 ★★★
13. that is considered dark fiction
14. where the mc works in an office On Solid Ground 1/1 ★★★
15. where the mc gets into "hot water" Reckless Behavior 1/1 ★★★★★


message 3: by JoAnne (last edited Jan 10, 2018 02:43PM) (new)

JoAnne | 196 comments I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration: 1 - 31 January

Levels:
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
7/5


1. with a cup of coffee on the cover
2. that might be found on a coffee table
3. with a title that begins with "C"

4. with a mostly brown cover
Yesternight Cat Winters 1/8/18
5. where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore Matthew J. Sullivan 1/1/18
6. where the mc goes to a café
Lilac Lane Sherryl Woods 1/3/18

7. that is set where coffee is grown
8. with shrubbery on the cover

9. that you find stimulating
Menage A Cowboy Jenny Klaire 1/4/18
10. from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
His Cowboy Heart Jennifer Ryan 1/3/18

11. that is set during hot weather

12. with ground on the cover
Her Renegade Rancher Jennifer Ryan 1/6/18

13. that is considered dark fiction

14. where the mc works in an office
Why Did You Lie? Yrsa Sigurðardóttir 1/10/18

15. where the mc gets into "hot water"


message 4: by Rissa (last edited Jan 12, 2018 11:15PM) (new)

Rissa | 530 comments Oooohhhh, love the new challenge, Lanelle! :)

I'm in!

This month is coffee.
(mc = main character
Duration : January 1 - 31, 2018
No page limit. Re-reads and audio books are okay.)


How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books FINISHED!

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C" Crossing Borders finished 1/9/2018
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee Arrows Through Archer finished 1/5/2018
where the mc goes to a café Desperately Seeking Santa finished 1/4/2018
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover Fighting Instinct finished 1/3/2018
that you find stimulating
from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office A Very Henry Christmas finished 1/1/2018
where the mc gets into "hot water" Bonfires finished 1/7/2018


message 5: by Ashley (last edited Jan 25, 2018 08:06PM) (new)

Ashley  (ashleycw) | 364 comments Oh fun!

I'm going to start with half a cup, but its entirely possible I'll drink more.


with a cup of coffee on the cover - Decaffeinated Corpse 1/3
that might be found on a coffee table - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Illustrated) 1/20
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee - The Dragon Finds Forever 1/8
that is considered dark fiction - Stillhouse Lake 1/15
where the mc gets into "hot water" - A Tale Dark & Grimm 1/19


message 6: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 302 comments I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration: 1 - 31 January

Levels: 1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

1. with a cup of coffee on the cover
2. that might be found on a coffee table
3. with a title that begins with "C"
4. with a mostly brown cover
5. where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
6. where the mc goes to a café
7. that is set where coffee is grown
8. with shrubbery on the cover
9. that you find stimulating
10. from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
11. that is set during hot weather
12. with ground on the cover
13. that is considered dark fiction
14. where the mc works in an office
15. where the mc gets into "hot water"


message 7: by Barbara ★ (last edited Feb 05, 2018 11:21PM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 1939 comments I'll Drink to That! - coffee

Levels: a full cup - read 6 or more books

READ: 5/6

Read a book...
✔️with a title that begins with "C"
Charming - Elliott James 1/10
Charming (Pax Arcana, #1) by Elliott James

✔️ with a mostly brown cover
A Dangerous Reality - Layla Wolfe 1/4
A Dangerous Reality (The Bent Zealots MC, #1) by Layla Wolfe

✔️ that you find stimulating
Silent Child - Sarah Denzil 1/25
Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil

✔️ from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
Hunt the Darkness - Alexandra Ivy 1/4
Hunt the Darkness (Guardians of Eternity, #11) by Alexandra Ivy

✔️ that is considered dark fiction
Heir to the Shadows - Anne Bishop 1/29
Heir to the Shadows (The Black Jewels, #2) by Anne Bishop


message 8: by Nell (last edited Feb 13, 2018 04:00AM) (new)

Nell | 451 comments I'll Drink to That! Coffee
Duration : January 1 - 31, 2018

How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover

that might be found on a coffee table

Title that begins with "C"
A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn 1/17/18
A Curious Beginning (Veronica Speedwell, #1) by Deanna Raybourn

Mostly brown cover
A Treacherous Curse by Deanna Raybourn
A Treacherous Curse (Veronica Speedwell, #3) by Deanna Raybourn

where the mc drinks a lot of coffee

where the mc goes to a café

that is set where coffee is grown
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...

with shrubbery on the cover

that you find stimulating

from a series that you have taken a 'break' from

Set during hot weather
The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra by Vaseem Khan 1/13/18
The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra by Vaseem Khan

Ground on the cover
Stowed Away by Barbara Ross 1/04/18
Stowed Away (A Maine Clambake Mystery, #6) by Barbara Ross

that is considered dark fiction

MC works in an office
The Litigators by John Grisham
The Litigators by John Grisham

MC gets into "hot water"
A Perilous Undertaking by Deanna Raybourn
A Perilous Undertaking (Veronica Speedwell, #2) by Deanna Raybourn


message 9: by Jammin Jenny (last edited Jan 08, 2018 05:06PM) (new)

Jammin Jenny (jamminjenny) | 963 comments I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration: 1 - 31 January


Levels: 1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books
Progress: 6/6+ - done!


1. with a cup of coffee on the cover - Death by Coffee by Alex Erickson 1/4/18, 3 stars
2. that might be found on a coffee table
3. with a title that begins with "C" - City of Bones read 1/3, 5 stars
4. with a mostly brown cover
5. where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
6. where the mc goes to a café Mini Shopaholic read 1/5, 5 stars
7. that is set where coffee is grown
8. with shrubbery on the cover
9. that you find stimulating - Joyland read 1/8, 5 stars
10. from a series that you have taken a 'break' from - The Cold Moon 1/8, 3 stars
11. that is set during hot weather
12. with ground on the cover
13. that is considered dark fiction
14. where the mc works in an office
15. where the mc gets into "hot water" - Changes read 1/7


message 10: by Agnieszka (new)

Agnieszka (agnieszka7) | 1273 comments I'm hoping for the full cup but won't force it :-)

I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration : January 1 - 31, 2018
Copleted: 0/6+
No page limit. Re-reads and audio books are okay. (view spoiler)

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C": The Cactus Creek Challenge, Cabin by the Lake, A Case of the Heart, Cel Bourne'a (#8), Confessions of a Prayer Slacker, The Chairman, Covenant Child, Circle of Spies; Cynic, Surfer, Saint; Cold Hearted (Cold Justice #6), Critical Pursuit
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee: Eve Dallas
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover
that you find stimulating
from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction: Verblendung=The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, A Tale of Two Cities, The Scarlett Letter, Blue Fall, Der Schatten des Windes=The Shadow of the Wind, Comfort Food, Eine wie Alaska=Looking for Alaska, Fahrenheit 451, Room, Tausend kleine Lügen=Big Little Lies (Moriarty), The Da Vinci Code
where the mc works in an office
where the mc gets into "hot water"


message 11: by JoAnne (last edited Jan 31, 2018 10:37PM) (new)

JoAnne (joannemwct) | 2465 comments Each month in 2018 we'll focus on a specific drink. This month is coffee.
Duration : January 1 - 31, 2018
No page limit.

Going for a full cup - read 6 or more books
Read 10/10 DONE!

Read a book...

with a title that begins with "C"
Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler 1/25/18 5star

with a mostly brown cover
Refuge Cove by Janet Dailey Refuge Cove (New Americana #2) by Janet Dailey 1/7/18 4stars (per TinEye Labs)

where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory 1/9/18 4stars (Alexa and Drew)

where the mc goes to a café
Heart of Eden (Colorado Hearts, #1) by Caroline Fyffe Heart of Eden (Colorado Hearts #1) by Caroline Fyffe 1/14/18 5stars (cafe in hotel - all 5 sisters; Blake and others)

that is set where coffee is grown
The Officer's Bride by Lara Daniels The Officer's Bride by Lara Daniels 1/11/18 3stars (Nigeria https://www.finelib.com/about/nigeria...)

from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
Here Comes the Sun (Butler, Vermont, #3) by Marie Force Here Comes the Sun (Butler, Vermont #3) by Marie Force 1/17/18 5stars (only because I missed book 2 in the series that came out in June 2017)

that is set during hot weather
Marked in Mexico by Kim McMahill Marked in Mexico by Kim McMahill 1/13/18 4stars (in Mexico)

with ground on the cover
Highlander Entangled A Scottish Historical Romance (Highland Adventure Book 9) by Vonda Sinclair Highlander Entangled (Highland Adventure #9) by Vonda Sinclair 1/4/18 4stars

where the mc works in an office
A Wedding At Two Love Lane by Kieran Kramer A Wedding at Two Love Lane (Two Love Lane #2) by Kieran Kramer 1/6/18 4stars (Greer - Two Love Lane - matchmaking service)

the mc gets into "hot water"
A Warriner to Tempt Her (Wild Warriners, #3) by Virginia Heath A Warriner to Tempt Her (Wild Warriners #3) by Virginia Heath 1/10/18 4.5stars (Bella for working with Dr. Joe/Dr. Joe for wanting to vaccinate against smallpox using cowpox)


message 12: by Gabriela (last edited Jan 25, 2018 03:55PM) (new)

Gabriela | 192 comments I'll Drink to That! Coffee

Duration: January 1st - 31st
Level: 1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books

Read a book...

where the mc goes to a café
The Mistake (Off-Campus, #2) by Elle Kennedy Read Jan 21st

that is considered dark fiction
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood Read Jan 12th

2/2 Finished!


message 13: by Claire (last edited Jan 17, 2018 06:39AM) (new)

Claire  | 139 comments a full cup - read 6 or more books
Finished: 5 books
Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
The Little Book of Lykke: The Danish Search for the World's Happiest People The Little Book of Lykke The Danish Search for the World's Happiest People by Meik Wiking
Meik WikingPages:288 p. Date read: 11/1/2018

with a title that begins with "C"
with a mostly brown cover
Their Eyes Were Watching God Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Zora Neale HurstonPages: 256 p.Date read:13/1/2018 Rating:5 stars
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover

that you find stimulating
Norse Mythology Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman Neil Gaimanpages:304 p. Pages:304 p. Date reead:12/1/2018

from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
A Pocket Full of Rye A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss Marple #7) by Agatha Christie Agatha Christie Pages: 227 p. Date read:9/1/2018

that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office
where the mc gets into "hot water"
Killing Cupid Killing Cupid by Louise Voss Louise VossMark Edwards Pages: 369 p. Date read:12/1/2018


message 14: by Book Concierge (last edited Jan 28, 2018 02:04PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2365 comments January 2018 - I'll Drink to That! - Coffee
Begins: 01Jan18 / Ends: 31Jan18



5 completed


Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table

with a title that begins with "C" - Commonwealth ✔ – 12Jan18

with a mostly brown cover - Inside the O'Briens by Lisa Genova ✔ - 19Jan18

where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover

that you find stimulating - Killers of the Flower Moon ✔ – 08Jan18

from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction

where the mc works in an office - Hidden Figures ✔ – 18Jan18

where the mc gets into "hot water" - The Midnight Watchn ✔ - 22Jan18


message 15: by Jonquil (last edited Jan 25, 2018 10:43AM) (new)

Jonquil | 699 comments January 2018 - I'll Drink to That! - Coffee
January 1 - 31, 2018

10 completed

with a cup of coffee on the cover
might be found on a coffee table (or under it) 1/1
When a Dragon Moves In by Jodi Moore
title that begins with "C" Curse on the Land 1/20
mostly brown cover 1/1
The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan (Enola Holmes, #4) by Nancy Springer
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
mc goes to a café Shear Trouble 1/1
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover 1/6
Cover Story (Ashton Corners Book Club Mystery, #3) by Erika Chase
that you find stimulating The Dorito Effect: The Surprising New Truth About Food and Flavor 1/2
from a series that you have taken a 'break' from Stranded 1/3
that is set during hot weather
with (wet) ground on the cover 1/1
Missing in Mudbug (Ghost-in-Law #5) by Jana Deleon
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office- well, she has an office Y is for Yesterday 1/4
where the mc gets into "hot water" One Grave at a Time 1/1


message 16: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 196 comments Finished - Message 3


message 17: by Leslie (new)

Leslie | 757 comments cup full of characters in hot water.

Marked 1/2
Wicked Ride 1/4
Wicked Edge 1/6
Wicked Burn 1/8
Wicked Kiss 1/10
Wicked Bite 1/11


message 18: by Rissa (new)

Rissa | 530 comments Finished! See message 4! :)


message 19: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5893 comments Mod
I'll Drink to That! - Coffee
Timeframe: 01 January 2018 - 31 January 2018
Level: Full Cup (6+ books)
Completed: 0/6


Title that begins with "C": The Call by Peadar Ó Guilín
Mostly brown cover: The Medici Seal by Theresa Breslin
Series that you have taken a 'break' from: Taken for Dead by Graham Masterton
Ground on the cover: Der Kaffeedieb by Tom Hillenbrand
Dark fiction: The Hangman's Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch
MC gets into "hot water": Falcone Strike by Christopher G. Nuttall

The Call (The Call, #1) by Peadar Ó Guilín The Medici Seal by Theresa Breslin Taken for Dead (Katie Maguire, #4) by Graham Masterton Der Kaffeedieb by Tom Hillenbrand The Hangman's Daughter (The Hangman's Daughter, #1) by Oliver Pötzsch Falcone Strike (Angel in the Whirlwind, #2) by Christopher G. Nuttall


message 20: by LuAnn (last edited Jan 13, 2018 03:16AM) (new)

LuAnn (luannbraley) | 4 comments How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C"

Last Gasp (The DCI Jamie Carver Series Book, #1) by Robert F. Barker
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover
that you find stimulating
from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
that is set during hot weather
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office
where the mc gets into "hot water"


message 21: by Suzanne (last edited Jan 18, 2018 07:24AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1464 comments The Challenge Factory
I'll Drink to That! - coffee
Duration:
January 1 - 31, 2018

Progress: 6 out of 6

How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read a book...

with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C"
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee

Where the mc goes to a café:
Big Rock by Lauren Blakely - ***** - 1/4/2018 - 247 Pages

that is set where coffee is grown

With shrubbery on the cover:
The Gatecrasher by Madeleine Wickham - *** - 1/8/2018 - 296 Pages

That you find stimulating:
I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons by Kevin Hart - ***** - 1/3/2018 - 400 Pages

From a series that you have taken a 'break' from:
Love Bites by Lynsay Sands - **** - 1/18/2018 - 373 Pages

That is set during hot weather:
Passing by Nella Larsen - **** - 1/17/2018 - 160 Pages

with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office

Where the mc gets into "hot water"
X by Ilyasah Shabazz - *** - 1/9/2018 - 348 Pages

Big Rock by Lauren Blakely The Gatecrasher by Madeleine Wickham I Can't Make This Up Life Lessons by Kevin Hart X by Ilyasah Shabazz Passing by Nella Larsen Love Bites (Argeneau #2) by Lynsay Sands


message 22: by Ashley (new)

Ashley  (ashleycw) | 364 comments Finished!! Updated post 5!


message 23: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2365 comments Update post # 15 ...

Apparently I don't drink much coffee ... only 5 tasks completed this month.


message 24: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne (joannemwct) | 2465 comments completed on post #12
Read 10 books for the challenge


message 25: by Marla (new)

 Marla | 797 comments I'll Drink to That! - Coffee
Duration: 1/1/18 - 1/31/18
Cups: 1/2 a cup (2 to 3 books)
Progress: 7 of 3

mc = main character
No page limit. Re-reads and audio books are okay.

How much do you want to "drink"?
1/4 a cup - read at least 1 book
1/2 a cup - read 2 to 3 books
3/4 a cup - read 4 to 5 books
a full cup - read 6 or more books

Read a book...
with a cup of coffee on the cover
that might be found on a coffee table
with a title that begins with "C"
Changeless by Gail Carriger (1/17/18)
with a mostly brown cover
where the mc drinks a lot of coffee
Save the Date by Mary Kay Andrews (1/30/18) ~ Cara drinks lots of coffee and lattes
where the mc goes to a café
that is set where coffee is grown
with shrubbery on the cover
The Cruelest Month by Louise Penny (1/2/18)
that you find stimulating
At Grave's End by Jeaniene Frost (1/24/18)from a series that you have taken a 'break' from
Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud (1/13/18)
that is set during hot weather
Save the Date by Mary Kay Andrews (1/30/18)
with ground on the cover
that is considered dark fiction
where the mc works in an office
where the mc gets into "hot water"
Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews (1/5/18) ~ Kate gets in several dire situations


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