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message 1: by Danielle The Book Huntress (Wants to Read More), Loves 'Em Lethal (last edited Jun 09, 2018 08:09AM) (new)

 Danielle The Book Huntress (Wants to Read More) (gatadelafuente) | 9700 comments Mod


Duration: 1 January to 31 December, 2018

Introduction: The Cover Makes the Book! Have you ever had that experience where you read a book just because the cover was so boss? Well, you're not alone. In this challenge, we celebrate the allure of book covers.

Instructions:

Match a book cover with one of the categories on the list. A cover could potentially meet more than one category of the challenge, but you get to choose which one.

Rules:

1. Any DHASG member can participate in the challenge, and can sign up at any time during the year by December 31st, 2018.
2. Sign up and post your stats regularly on this thread.
3. A book may only count once. Rereads are acceptable.
4. Since this is a cover challenge, at least one cover edition of the book used must match with one of the qualifications of the challenge. It possible, post the cover so we can see it, using a goodreads link (add book/author and click bookcover).

Levels:

1. Cover Librarian: Read 30 or more books.
2. Cover Catcher: Read 20-29 books.
3. Cover Spy: Read 15-19 books.

Categories:

1. Warrior Cover: A hero with a sword, an ax, a warhammer or bow (any other historical fighting instrument) on the cover.
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.
3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear.
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Hero and Heroine in a clinch.
5. Bare-chested Cover: Hero is shirtless.
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform.
7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Hero is wearing formal clothing or a three piece suit.
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover.
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: An animal is on the cover.
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted.
14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover.
16. Woman of Color Cover: A woman who is black, Asian, Native American, Latino or Middle Eastern is depicted on the cover.
17. Sci-Fi Cover: The cover depicts a science fiction scene.
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: A flame or a candle or torch, or anything that provides light is on the cover.
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover.
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover.
25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover.
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene.
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman.
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover.
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific.
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: A supernatural/paranormal scene is on the cover. Hero/heroine looks more than human.
32.Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.
33.The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
34.All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover.
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
38.All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es).
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress.
40.Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed).
41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city.
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale.
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv.
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: A cover that is just really gorgeous.
45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover.
46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall.
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: The person on the cover is riding a motorcycle.
48. Au Natural Cover: The person on the cover is mostly or fully undressed.
49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that aren't already listed above.

Any questions??

Cover Lovers

Brandi
Jamie
Natalie
Shan A
Martel
Shan A



message 2: by Brandi (last edited Dec 30, 2018 07:55PM) (new)

Brandi (bgreen14) | 23 comments I will join. 33/30

1. Warrior Cover: Woodcutter Werebear (Saw Bears #2) by T.S. Joyce by T.S. Joyce 8/27/2018
2. Highland Cover:
3. Sporty Cover: Something So Right (Something So, #1) by Natasha Madison by Natasha Madison 4/30/2018
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Skylar's Saviors (Wild Kings MC #1) by Erin Osborne by Erin Osbourne 11/1/2018
5. Bare-chested Cover: Doors (Coming Home, #2) by Emily Minton by Emily Minton 1/12/2018
6. Military Hero Cover: Keeping Her by Alexis Noelle by Alexis Noelle 1/18/2018
7. Hero of Color Cover:
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Nero (Made Men, #1) by Sarah Brianne by Sarah Brianne 2/18/2018
9. Dancing Machine Cover:
10. Rock Star Cover:
11. Flower Power Cover: Betsy Northern Grizzlies MC (Book 6) by M. Merin by M. Merin 11/11/2018
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: Xan's Feisty Mate (Iron Wolves MC, #2) by Elle Boon by Elle Boon 12/8/2018
13. On the Beach Cover:
14. Kiss Cover: Reckless (Deathstalkers MC Book 9) by Alexis Noelle by Alexis Noelle 11/30/2018
15. Femme Fatale Cover: Savages (Badlands, #1) by Natalie Bennett by Natalie Bennett 7/29/2018
16. Woman of Color Cover: Declan + Coraline (Ruthless People, #0.5) by J.J. McAvoy by J.J. McAvoy 1/7/2018
17. Sci-Fi Cover: Kiss My Asteroid Galaxa Warriors (Paranormal Dating Agency, #14) by Milly Taiden by Milly Taiden 7/28/2018
18. Food Paradise Cover: Whiskey Lullaby (Love Songs, #1) by Dawn Martens by Dawn Martens & Emily Minton 1/14/2018
19.Let There Be Light Cover: Dark Needs (The Dark Light of Day, #1.5) by T.M. Frazier by T.M. Frazier 1/2/2018
20.Fast and the Furious Cover:
21.Regency Manners Cover:
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover:
23.Swashbuckling Cover: My Pirate (My Hot Vacation, #1) by Cora West by Cora West 1/6/2018
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover:
25.Black and White Cover: Bailey's Saving Grace (Wild Kings MC #2) by Erin Osborne by Erin Osbourne 12/27/2018
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover:
27. To Protect and Serve Cover:
28. Kids R'Us Cover: Family The Club Girl Diaries Book 5 by Addison Jane by Addison Jane 12/12/2018
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: Wanted (Wanted, #1) by Kelly Elliott by Kelly Elliott 1/23/2018
30. Spooky Cover: Depredation by Natalie Bennett by Natalie Bennett 10/9/2018
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: Real Men Howl (Real Men Shift, #1) by Celia Kyle by Celia Kyle & Marina Maddix 9/2/18
32.Secret Agent Cover:
33.The A Team Cover: Theirs to Protect (The Marriage Raffle, #1) by Stasia Black by Stasia Black 7/24/2018
34.All That Glitters Cover: Bound by Rapture (Rapture, #3) by Megan D. Martin by Megan Martin 5/25/2018
35.Prize Fighter Cover:
36.Bearded Cover: Stealing Conleigh Part 1 by Glenna Maynard by Glenna Maynard 2/3/2018
37.Chrome Dome Cover:
38.All Tatted Up Cover: Snatch (Cerberus MC, #5) by Marie James by Marie James 7/4/2018
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: Broken (Love Songs, #2) by Emily Minton by Dawn Martens & Emily Minton 1/15/2018
40.Cartoon Cover: Siren Misfit (The Misfits, #2) by Eve Langlais by Eve Langlais 12/30/2018
41.World Tour Cover:
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Beauty & The Biker by Glenna Maynard by Glenna Maynard 9/24/2018
43. Variation of a Theme Cover:
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover:
45. Kooky Cover: Beautiful Disaster (Beautiful, #1) by Jamie McGuire by Jamie Maguire 2/8/2018
46. Four Seasons Cover: Uno's Truth (Devils Rejects MC #5) by Glenna Maynard by Glenna Maynard 12/18/2018
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: Wicked Kind of Love (Prairie Devils MC #4) by Nicole Snow by Nicole Snow 1/5/2018
48. Au Natural Cover: The Pack (The Pack #1) by Kristin Coley by Kristin Coley 9/8/2018
49. Bookaholic Cover:
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover:

Bonus - Baby Bump: Aideen (Slater Brothers, #3.5) by L.A. Casey by L.A. Casey 2/15/2018
Bonus - Armed and Dangerous: Sold to the Cartel The Ultimate Bad-Boy Romance by Simone Scarlet MMA by Simone Scarlet 7/22/2018


message 3: by tinyteaplots (last edited Jan 16, 2018 07:34AM) (new)

tinyteaplots I'm in!

6/30

1. Warrior Cover: A hero with a sword, an ax, a warhammer or bow (any other historical fighting instrument) on the cover.
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.
3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear.
Dirty Talk by Lauren Landish 4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Hero and Heroine in a clinch.
Bad Dad by Sloane Howell 5. Bare-chested Cover: Hero is shirtless.
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform.
7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
Dirty Filthy Rich Men (Dirty Duet, #1) by Laurelin Paige 8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Hero is wearing formal clothing or a three piece suit.
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover.
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: An animal is on the cover.
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted.
14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover.
16. Woman of Color Cover: A woman who is black, Asian, Native American, Latino or Middle Eastern is depicted on the cover.
17. Sci-Fi Cover: The cover depicts a science fiction scene.
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: A flame or a candle or torch, or anything that provides light is on the cover.
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover.
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover.
25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover.
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene.
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman.
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover.
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific.
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: A supernatural/paranormal scene is on the cover. Hero/heroine looks more than human.
32.Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.
Twice as Hard by Amber A. Bardan 33.The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
34.All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover.
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
Surprise Daddy by Nicole Snow 38.All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es).
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress.
40.Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed).
41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city.
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale.
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv.
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: A cover that is just really gorgeous.
45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover.
46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall.
Own the Wind (Chaos, #1) by Kristen Ashley 47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: The person on the cover is riding a motorcycle.
48. Au Natural Cover: The person on the cover is mostly or fully undressed.
49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that aren't already listed above.


message 4: by Natalie (last edited Jan 06, 2019 05:48AM) (new)

Natalie | 392 comments I’m in for this challenge again!

Levels: Cover Spy: Read 15-19 books.

Read: 11/15-19 books

1. Warrior Cover: A hero with a sword, an ax, a warhammer or bow (any other historical fighting instrument) on the cover.
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.
3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear.
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Girl from Jussara (Werelock Evolution, #0.5) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers
5. Bare-chested Cover: Fear the Heart (Werelock Evolution #2) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform.
7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Sell My Soul (Sixty Days, #1) by Jade West by Jade West
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover.
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: Heart's Blood by Juliet Marillier by Juliet Marriller
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted.
14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover.
16. Woman of Color Cover: No Light (Werelock Evolution, #4) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers 15/5/2018
17. Sci-Fi Cover: Relic of Sorrows (Fallen Empire, #4) by Lindsay Buroker
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: The Golden Line (Knotted,#1) by Addison Cain by Addison Cain
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover.
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover.
25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover.
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene.
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman.
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover.
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific.
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: Womb of the New World by Mira Noire
32.Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.
33.The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
34.All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover.
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
38.All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es).
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress.
40.Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed).
41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city.
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale.
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv.
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: Pestilence (The Four Horsemen, #1) by Laura Thalassa by Laura Thalassa
45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover.
46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall.
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: It Ain't Me, Babe (Hades Hangmen, #1) by Tillie Cole by Tillie Cole.
48. Au Natural Cover: Taken by the Enemy by Jennifer Bene by Jennifer Bene
49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that aren't already listed above.


message 5: by Shan ~A~ (new)

Shan ~A~ (thebookglutton) Duration: 1 January to 31 December, 2018

Introduction: The Cover Makes the Book! Have you ever had that experience where you read a book just because the cover was so boss? Well, you're not alone. In this challenge, we celebrate the allure of book covers.

Instructions:

Match a book cover with one of the categories on the list. A cover could potentially meet more than one category of the challenge, but you get to choose which one.

Rules:

1. Any DHASG member can participate in the challenge, and can sign up at any time during the year by December 31st, 2018.
2. Sign up and post your stats regularly on this thread.
3. A book may only count once. Rereads are acceptable.
4. Since this is a cover challenge, at least one cover edition of the book used must match with one of the qualifications of the challenge. It possible, post the cover so we can see it, using a goodreads link (add book/author and click bookcover).

Levels:

1. Cover Librarian: Read 30 or more books.
2. Cover Catcher: Read 20-29 books.
3. Cover Spy: Read 15-19 books.

Categories:

1. Warrior Cover: A hero with a sword, an ax, a warhammer or bow (any other historical fighting instrument) on the cover.
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.
3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear.
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Hero and Heroine in a clinch.
5. Bare-chested Cover: Hero is shirtless.
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform.
7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Hero is wearing formal clothing or a three piece suit.
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover.
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: An animal is on the cover.
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted.
14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover.
16. Woman of Color Cover: A woman who is black, Asian, Native American, Latino or Middle Eastern is depicted on the cover.
17. Sci-Fi Cover: The cover depicts a science fiction scene.
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: A flame or a candle or torch, or anything that provides light is on the cover.
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover.
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover.
25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover.
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene.
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman.
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover.
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific.
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: A supernatural/paranormal scene is on the cover. Hero/heroine looks more than human.
32.Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.
33.The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
34.All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover.
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
38.All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es).
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress.
40.Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed).
41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city.
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale.
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv.
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: A cover that is just really gorgeous.
45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover.
46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall.
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: The person on the cover is riding a motorcycle.
48. Au Natural Cover: The person on the cover is mostly or fully undressed.
49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that aren't already listed above.


message 6: by Martel (last edited Jun 29, 2018 01:00PM) (new)

Martel | 29 comments I'm in :)
For once, I'll have to pay attention to the covers ;)

1. Warrior Cover: The King of Attolia (The Queen's Thief, #3) by Megan Whalen Turner by Megan Whalen Turner
2. Highland Cover: The Key (Deed, #2) by Lynsay Sands by Linsay Sands
3. Sporty Cover: Stalker by R.D. Hero by R.D. Hero.
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Beauty Awakened (Angels of the Dark, #2) by Gena Showalter by Gena Showalter
5. Bare-chested Cover: The Baby Maker by Lili Valente by Lili Valente
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform.
7. Hero of Color Cover: A Midwinter Prince by Harper Fox by Harper Fox
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Lawful Escort (Eternal Bachelors Club, #1) by Tina Folsom by Tina Folsom
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Dancing with Cats by Burton Silver ;)
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: From This Day Forward (The Wedding Belles, #0.5) by Lauren Layne by Lauren Layne
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: Survive the Night (Rocky Mountain K9 Unit, #3) by Katie Ruggle by Katie Ruggle
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted.
14. Kiss Cover: Undeadly (The Case Files of Dr. Matilda Schmidt, Paranormal Psychologist #6) by Cynthia St. Aubin by Cynthia St. Aubin
15. Femme Fatale Cover: The Loving Daylights by Lynsay Sands by Lynsay Sands
16. Woman of Color Cover: But Death is Not Forbidden (The Twenty-Sided Eye Series, #2) by Kip Terrington by Kip Terrington
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: The Fireman by Joe Hill by Joe Hill
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: Someone to Hold (Westcott, #2) by Mary Balogh by Mary Balogh
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1) by Gail Carriger by Gail Carriger
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: Lord Perfect (Carsington Brothers, #3) by Loretta Chase by Loretta Chase
25.Black and White Cover: Born, Darkly (Darkly, Madly Duet, #1) by Trisha Wolfe by Trisha Wolfe
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: Eight Simple Rules for Dating a Dragon (The Embraced, #3) by Kerrelyn Sparks by Kerrelyn Sparks
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: On the Chase (Rocky Mountain K9 Unit, #2) by Katie Ruggle by Katie Ruggle
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: Running Wild (The Men from Battle Ridge, #1) by Linda Howard by Linda Howard,
Linda Jones
30. Spooky Cover: Devil's Demise by Lee Cockburn by Lee Cockburn
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: The Demon and The Emperor by Yamila Abraham by Yamila Abraham
32.Secret Agent Cover: Spotless (Spotless, #1) by Camilla Monk by Camilla Monk
33.The A Team Cover: Three Blind Dates (Dating by Numbers, #1) by Meghan Quinn by Meghan Quinn
34.All That Glitters Cover: Walk of Shame by Lauren Layne by Lauren Layne
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: One Foolish Night (Eternal Bachelors Club, #4) by Tina Folsom by Tina Folsom
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
38.All Tatted Up Cover: The Troublemaker by Lili Valente by Lili Valente
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: Not Always a Saint (The Lost Lords, #7) by Mary Jo Putney by Mary Jo Putney
40.Cartoon Cover: Which Witch is Wild? (The Witches of Port Townsend, #3) by Kerrigan Byrne
41.World Tour Cover: Ice Storm (Ice, #4) by Anne Stuart by Anne Stuart
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Lost Boy The True Story of Captain Hook by Christina Henry by Christina Henry
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: Butterfly in Amber (Spotless, #4) by Camilla Monk by Camilla Monk
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: Storm Crossed (Grim, #4) by Dani Harper by Dani Harper
45. Kooky Cover: Alice (The Chronicles of Alice, #1) by Christina Henry by Christina Henry
46. Four Seasons Cover: Black Ice (Ice, #1) by Anne Stuart by Anne Stuart
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: Ghost Rider Road to Damnation by Garth Ennis by Garth Ennis
48. Au Natural Cover: Aramus (Cyborgs More Than Machines, #4) by Eve Langlais by Eve Langlais
49. Bookaholic Cover: The Little Library by Kim Fielding by Kim Fielding
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover:
Bonus: 1. Historical war scene : Genghis Birth of an Empire (Conqueror, #1) by Conn Iggulden by Conn Iggulden
Bonus 2. Well... it's a door ^^ Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris by B.A. Paris
Bonus 3. Circe by Madeline Miller by Madeline Miller


message 7: by Sandra (last edited Oct 22, 2018 09:30PM) (new)

Sandra (sandyy1603) | 12 comments I'm in.
1. Warrior Cover: Moonshadow (Moonshadow, #1) by Thea Harrison
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.
3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear.
4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Hero and Heroine in a clinch. White Hot (Hidden Legacy, #2) by Ilona Andrews
5. Bare-chested Cover: Hero is shirtless. Her Devoted HERO (Black Dawn, #2) by Caitlyn O'Leary
6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform. Some Kind of Hero (Troubleshooters, #17) by Suzanne Brockmann
7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Hero is wearing formal clothing or a three piece suit. The Fixer (Games People Play #1) by HelenKay Dimon
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.
11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover. Primrose Lane (Harmony Harbor #3) by Debbie Mason
12. Animal Kingdom Cover: An animal is on the cover. Survive the Night (Rocky Mountain K9 Unit, #3) by Katie Ruggle
13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted. Ocean Light (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #2; Psy-Changeling, #17) by Nalini Singh
14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover. A Promise of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles, #1) by Amanda Bouchet
16. Woman of Color Cover: A woman who is black, Asian, Native American, Latino or Middle Eastern is depicted on the cover.
17. Sci-Fi Cover: The cover depicts a science fiction scene.
18. Food Paradise Cover: Food of some kind is shown on the cover.
19.Let There Be Light Cover: A flame or a candle or torch, or anything that provides light is on the cover. Flame in the Dark (Soulwood, #3) by Faith Hunter
20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover. Shift (Hot Rides, #2) by Sidney Bristol
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover. Evernight (Darkest London, #5) by Kristen Callihan
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.
24.Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover.
25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover. A Sorceress of His Own (The Gifted Ones, #1) by Dianne Duvall
26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene. Grave Matters (Night Owls, #2) by Lauren M. Roy
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman. Run to Ground (Rocky Mountain K9 Unit, #1) by Katie Ruggle
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover. Along Came a Ranger (Texas Lawmen, #3) by Debra Holt
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific. Bayou Born (Foundling #1) by Hailey Edwards
31.Supernatural Lover Cover: A supernatural/paranormal scene is on the cover. Hero/heroine looks more than human. Burn Bright (Alpha & Omega, #5; Mercy Thompson World - Complete, #15) by Patricia Briggs
32.Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.
33.The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
34.All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35.Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36.Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover. Rocky Mountain Cowboy Christmas (Rocky Mountain Cowboys #1) by Katie Ruggle
37.Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
38.All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es).
39.Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress. Jinn and Juice (The Jinni, #1) by Nicole Peeler
40.Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed).
41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city. Ruthless (Lawless, #1) by Lexi Blake
42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale. Charming (Pax Arcana, #1) by Elliott James
43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv.
44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: A cover that is just really gorgeous.
45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover.
46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall. Breath of Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles, #2) by Amanda Bouchet
47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: The person on the cover is riding a motorcycle.
48. Au Natural Cover: The person on the cover is mostly or fully undressed.
49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.
50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that a
en't already listed above.


message 8: by Suzanne (last edited Sep 19, 2018 02:25PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 124 comments Finished!

Dangerous Hero Addict Support Group
DHASG 2018 Book Cover Love Challenge
Duration:
1 January to 31 December, 2018

Progress: 31 out of 30
Levels:
1. Cover Librarian: Read 30 or more books.
2. Cover Catcher: Read 20-29 books.
3. Cover Spy: Read 15-19 books.

Introduction: The Cover Makes the Book! Have you ever had that experience where you read a book just because the cover was so boss? Well, you're not alone. In this challenge, we celebrate the allure of book covers.

Instructions:
Match a book cover with one of the categories on the list. A cover could potentially meet more than one category of the challenge, but you get to choose which one.

Rules:
1. Any DHASG member can participate in the challenge, and can sign up at any time during the year by December 31st, 2018.
2. Sign up and post your stats regularly on this thread.
3. A book may only count once. Rereads are acceptable.
4. Since this is a cover challenge, at least one cover edition of the book used must match with one of the qualifications of the challenge. It possible, post the cover so we can see it, using a goodreads link (add book/author and click bookcover).

Categories:

1. Warrior Cover: A hero with a sword, an ax, a warhammer or bow (any other historical fighting instrument) on the cover.
2. Highland Cover: Hero wearing a Scottish plaid or otherwise appearing to look like a Scottish highlander.

3. Sporty Cover: Hero wearing or holding sports gear:
(view spoiler)
The Off Season (Dairy Queen, #2) by Catherine Gilbert Murdock The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1) by Jaci Burton

4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Hero and Heroine in a clinch:
(view spoiler)
Wires and Nerve (Wires and Nerve, #1) by Marissa Meyer

5. Bare-chested Cover: Hero is shirtless:
(view spoiler)
Marked (Eternal Guardians, #1) by Elisabeth Naughton Untouchable (Immortals After Dark #8) by Kresley Cole

6. Military Hero Cover: Hero is wearing a military uniform:
(view spoiler)
Terminal Lance The White Donkey by Maximilian Uriarte

7. Hero of Color Cover: Hero on the cover is black, Native American, Asian, Latino or Middle Eastern.
8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Hero is wearing formal clothing or a three piece suit.
9. Dancing Machine Cover: Hero is dancing alone or with someone else.
10. Rock Star Cover: Either hero is holding or playing instrument or cover has an instrument.

11. Flower Power Cover: A flower or bouquet of flowers is on the cover.
(view spoiler)
Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

12. Animal Kingdom Cover: An animal is on the cover:
(view spoiler)
I Can't Make This Up Life Lessons by Kevin Hart Love Bites (Argeneau #2) by Lynsay Sands Tourist Season by Carl Hiaasen Bitten (Women of the Otherworld, #1) by Kelley Armstrong Burn Bright (Alpha & Omega, #5; Mercy Thompson World - Complete, #15) by Patricia Briggs Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk And Other Truths About Being Creative by Danielle Krysa

13. On the Beach Cover: A beach or ocean is depicted:
(view spoiler)
The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui

14. Kiss Cover: Someone is kissing or lips are depicted on the cover.
(view spoiler)
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin

15. Femme Fatale Cover: A dangerous woman is on the cover:
(view spoiler)
Raven Cursed (Jane Yellowrock, #4) by Faith Hunter Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1) by Sarah J. Maas

16. Woman of Color Cover: A woman who is black, Asian, Native American, Latino or Middle Eastern is depicted on the cover:
(view spoiler)
'Til the Well Runs Dry by Lauren Francis-Sharma The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish Chasing Light Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer by Amanda Lucidon

17. Sci-Fi Cover: The cover depicts a science fiction scene:
(view spoiler)
Foundation (Foundation #1) by Isaac Asimov

18. Food Paradise Cover: Food/Drink of some kind is shown on the cover:
(view spoiler)
The Dirt on Ninth Grave (Charley Davidson, #9) by Darynda Jones Seduction in Death (In Death, #13) by J.D. Robb The Curse of Tenth Grave (Charley Davidson, #10) by Darynda Jones Tough Cookies Leadership Lessons from 100 Years of the Girl Scouts by Kathy Cloninger My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding by P.N. Elrod

19. Let There Be Light Cover: A flame or a candle or torch, or anything that provides light is on the cover.
(view spoiler)
Username Evie (Username, #1) by Joe Sugg

20.Fast and the Furious Cover: A hot rod car is on the cover.
21.Regency Manners Cover: A cover depicts a Regency historical romance scene.
22.Steampunk Aesthetic Cover: A Steampunk type scene is on the cover.
23.Swashbuckling Cover: The cover depicts a pirate or swashbuckling scene.

24. Historical Gentleman or Lord Cover: A historically dressed man is on the cover:
(view spoiler)
His Excellency George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis

25.Black and White Cover: Only the colors of black and white are on the cover, or a black and white photograph is on the cover.
(view spoiler)
Bream Gives Me Hiccups by Jesse Eisenberg


message 9: by Suzanne (last edited Sep 19, 2018 02:23PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 124 comments 26.Sword and Sorcery Cover: The book cover depicts a fantasy scene.
27. To Protect and Serve Cover: The cover depicts a police officer or fireman.
28. Kids R'Us Cover: A child, baby or children are on the cover.
29. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Cover: The hero is wearing a cowboy hat or other gear on the cover.
30. Spooky Cover: The cover looks scary or horrific.
31. Supernatural Lover Cover: A supernatural/paranormal scene is on the cover. Hero/heroine looks more than human.
32. Secret Agent Cover: The hero or heroine on the cover is depicted as a spy or secret agent.

33. The A Team Cover: There are at least three persons on the cover.
(view spoiler)
The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole

34. All That Glitters Cover: The cover depicts a high class scene, all the glitz and glitter. Alternatively depicting diamonds or jewels.
35. Prize Fighter Cover: Cover depicts a boxer, martial artist or a mixed martial artist cover.
36. Bearded Cover: The hero has a full beard on the cover.

37. Chrome Dome Cover: The hero is bald on the cover.
(view spoiler)
John Adams by David McCullough

38. All Tatted Up Cover: A person on the cover has visible tattoo(es):
(view spoiler)
Irish Girls Are Back in Town by Cecelia Ahern

39. Beautiful Dress Cover: A figure on the cover is wearing a lovely dress:
(view spoiler)
Vixen in Velvet (The Dressmakers, #3) by Loretta Chase Scandal Wears Satin (The Dressmakers, #2) by Loretta Chase That Scandalous Summer (Rules for the Reckless, #1) by Meredith Duran The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, #1) by Lauren Willig

40. Cartoon Cover: The cover is illustrated, animated or graphic art (drawn or painted, not photographed):
(view spoiler)
The Gatecrasher by Madeleine Wickham Whose Body? (Lord Peter Wimsey, #1) by Dorothy L. Sayers My Favorite Thing Is Monsters, Vol. 1 (My Favorite Thing Is Monsters, #1) by Emil Ferris

41.World Tour Cover: The cover features an international city.
(view spoiler)
I Love My Breakup - the original part one (see notes) by Sabrina Lacey City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5) by Cassandra Clare

42. Fairy Tale Cover: Cover features elements from a well-known fairy tale:
(view spoiler)
Uprooted by Naomi Novik Wicked The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years, #1) by Gregory Maguire

43. Variation of a Theme Cover: A cover that is an homage to classic literature or classic movies, tv:
(view spoiler)
Mockingbird, Vol. 1 I Can Explain by Chelsea Cain

44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: A cover that is just really gorgeous:
(view spoiler)
Monstress, Vol. 1 Awakening (Monstress, #1) by Marjorie M. Liu Monstress, Vol. 2 The Blood (Monstress, #2) by Marjorie M. Liu

45. Kooky Cover: Strange or weird cover:
(view spoiler)
Black Hammer, Vol. 1 Secret Origins by Jeff Lemire

46. Four Seasons Cover: The cover distinctively conveys one of the four seasons: winter, spring, summer or fall.
(view spoiler)
Winter Street (Winter, #1) by Elin Hilderbrand

47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: The person on the cover is riding a motorcycle.

48. Au Natural Cover: The person on the cover is mostly or fully undressed:
(view spoiler)
Big Rock (Big Rock, #1) by Lauren Blakely

49. Bookaholic Cover: Book(s) are depicted on the cover.

50. Do Not Comprehend Cover: The cover makes absolutely no sense.
(view spoiler)
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Bonus: Choose up to three of your own covers that aren't already listed above.
51. Hero wearing Glasses on the cover:

(view spoiler)
You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams My Life in Stories and Pictures by Alan Cumming
52. Hero wearing a hat:
(view spoiler)
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files, #13) by Jim Butcher
53. Truck on the cover:
(view spoiler)
On the Edge (The Edge, #1) by Ilona Andrews


message 10: by Natalie (last edited Jan 06, 2019 05:56AM) (new)

Natalie | 392 comments My end of year challenge stats for the Cover Love challenge:-


Levels: Cover Spy: Read: 11/15-19 books


4. Hot and Heavy Cover: Girl from Jussara (Werelock Evolution, #0.5) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers

5. Bare-chested Cover: Fear the Heart (Werelock Evolution #2) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers

8. Dressed to the Nines Cover: Sell My Soul (Sixty Days, #1) by Jade West by Jade West

12. Animal Kingdom Cover: Heart's Blood by Juliet Marillier by Juliet Marriller

16. Woman of Color Cover: No Light (Werelock Evolution, #4) by Hettie Ivers by Hettie Ivers

17. Sci-Fi Cover: Relic of Sorrows (Fallen Empire, #4) by Lindsay Buroker by Lindsay buroker

19.Let There Be Light Cover: The Golden Line (Knotted,#1) by Addison Cain by Addison Cain

31.Supernatural Lover Cover: Womb of the New World by Mira Noire by Mira Noire

44. Beauty in the Eye Cover: Pestilence (The Four Horsemen, #1) by Laura Thalassa by Laura Thalassa

47. Biker Boy or Babe Cover: It Ain't Me, Babe (Hades Hangmen, #1) by Tillie Cole by Tillie Cole.

48. Au Natural Cover: Taken by the Enemy by Jennifer Bene by Jennifer Bene


I enjoyed this challenge. Thanks!


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