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JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Judge Cover

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018


Did ever see a bookcover and say I've got to read that book and really have no idea what it is about?

For this challenge, choose a book that caught your eye because it was pretty, weird or just plain interesting.

Shallow: Read 1-2 books
Superficial: Read 3-4 books
Conceited: Read 5-6 books


Challenge Rules
*For each book that you read please post a link to the book, the author and the date you finished it.
*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
*To count a book towards a challenge you must read the majority of it after the start date of the challenge.
* Where more than one option is given for a task, please state which option your book relates to.
*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.
*Please update your original post as you go.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

Please use the TLC STANDARD RULES when participating in this challenge.
If you are not familiar with these rules, please click on the link and read them over.


message 2: by JoAnne (last edited May 06, 2018 08:21AM) (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Participants:


Allison FINISHED

Bonita FINISHED

Cristina

Elizabeth FINISHED

Erin FINISHED

Jessica

Kay FINISHED

Melanie FINISHED

Sandra FINISHED

Suzanne

Wanda


message 3: by Suzanne (last edited Apr 06, 2018 08:57AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1562 comments The Lost Challenges
April Judge A Book
Duration:
April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Progress: 6 out of 6
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge

Did ever see a bookcover and say I've got to read that book and really have no idea what it is about?

For this challenge, choose a book that caught your eye because it was pretty, weird or just plain interesting.

Challenge Rules
*For each book that you read please post a link to the book, the author and the date you finished it.
*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
*To count a book towards a challenge you must read the majority of it after the start date of the challenge.
* Where more than one option is given for a task, please state which option your book relates to.
*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.
*Please update your original post as you go.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

Please use the TLC STANDARD RULES when participating in this challenge.
If you are not familiar with these rules, please click on the link and read them over.


1. The Buddha Walks into a Bar...: A Guide to Life for a New Generation by Lodro Rinzler - ***** - 4/2/2018
2. You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams: My Life in Stories and Pictures by Alan Cumming - ***** - 4/2/2018 - 304 Pages
3. I Love My Breakup - the original part one by Sabrina Lacey - **** - 4/4/2018 - 39 Pages
4. Username: Evie by Joe Sugg - *** - 4/4/2018 - 182 Pages
5. Ghost Story by Jim Butcher - ***** - 4/6/2018 - 481 Pages
6. Giant Days, Vol. 2 by John Allison - ***** - 4/6/2018 - 128 Pages

The Buddha Walks into a Bar... A Guide to Life for a New Generation by Lodro Rinzler You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams My Life in Stories and Pictures by Alan Cumming I Love My Breakup - the original part one (see notes) by Sabrina Lacey Username Evie (Username, #1) by Joe Sugg Ghost Story (The Dresden Files, #13) by Jim Butcher Giant Days, Vol. 2 (Giant Days, #2) by John Allison


message 4: by Bonita (last edited Apr 23, 2018 03:04AM) (new)

Bonita | 659 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Did ever see a bookcover and say I've got to read that book and really have no idea what it is about?

For this challenge, choose a book that caught your eye because it was pretty, weird or just plain interesting.

Shallow: Read 1-2 books

1) The Joy of Less, A Minimalist Living Guide How to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify Your Life by Francine Jay 4/18/18

2) A Viking's Peace (Vikings in Space #1) by Zoe York A Viking's Peace by Zoe York 4/23/18


message 5: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Suzanne and Bonita!


message 6: by Melanie (last edited Apr 21, 2018 08:33PM) (new)

Melanie | 20 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
April 1, 2018- April 30, 2018

Shallow: Read 1-2 books
Superficial: Read 3-4 books
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. A Mother's Story by Rosie Batty A Mother's Story - Rosie Batty - 4/2/2018

2. Blood Betrayal (John Jordan Mystery #14) by Michael Lister Blood Betrayal - Michael Lister - 4/5/2018
I love this cover, plain but also interesting.

3. Candy Girl A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper by Diablo Cody Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper - Diablo Cody - 4/8/2018

4. Eva's Story A Survivor's Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank by Eva Schloss Eva's Story: A Survivor's Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank - Eva Schloss - 4/12/2018

5. Don't Shoot! I'm just the Avon Lady! by Birdie Jaworski Don't Shoot! I'm just the Avon Lady! - Birdie Jaworski - 4/16/2018
Such a fun cover.

6. The Viking's Chosen (The Clan Hakon Series Book 1) by Quinn Loftis The Viking's Chosen - Quinn Loftis - 4/22/2018
I love this cover.


message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Melanie!


message 8: by Elizabeth (last edited Apr 08, 2018 09:50AM) (new)

Elizabeth Conceited: Read 5-6 books
1 Arminius The Limits of Empire by Robert Fabbri 4/3/18 4
2: The Kill Room (Lincoln Rhyme, #10) by Jeffery Deaver 4/4/18 5
3 Agatha Christie A Mysterious life by Laura Thompson 4/5/18 1
4 Deadly Day in Tombstone (Texas John Slaughter, #2) by William W. Johnstone 4/6/18 5
5: Inquisition (Jack Howard #10) by David Gibbins 4/8/18 5


message 9: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Elizabeth!


message 10: by Sandra (last edited Apr 13, 2018 08:23PM) (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments I'M IN!
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1 The Forbidden - Jodi Ellen Malpas - 12 APR
2 Never Seduce a Scot - Maya Banks - 6 APR
3 Twist - Susan Fanetti - 13 APR
4 Son of No One - Sherrilyn Kenyon - 5 APR
5 Dead Tide - Leighann Dobbs - 8 APR
6 The Lucky Ones - Tiffany Reisz - 12 APR

The Forbidden by Jodi Ellen Malpas Never Seduce a Scot (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs, #1) by Maya Banks Twist (Brazen Bulls MC, #2) by Susan Fanetti Son of No One (Dark-Hunter, #24; Hellchaser, #5; Were-Hunter, #8, Lords of Avalon, #3) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Dead Tide (Blackmoore Sisters Mystery, #3) by Leighann Dobbs The Lucky Ones by Tiffany Reisz


message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Sandra!


message 12: by Kay (last edited Apr 05, 2018 02:29PM) (new)

Kay M (angeleyes003) | 485 comments Judge A Book By Its Cover Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Conceited read 5-6 books

1. A Hero to Keep (Hawkins Brothers #1) by Susan Gable by Susan Gable - 1/4/18
2. The Girl Who Was Saturday Night by Heather O'Neill by Heather O'Neill - 2/4/18
3. Personal Delivery (Billionaire Secrets #1) by Ainsley Booth by Ainsley Booth - 2/4/18
4. The City of Dreams by Hailey Griffiths by Hailey Griffiths - 2/4/18
5. Indebted A Sin from Ashes by Khai L. Bayne by Khai L. Bayne - 3/4/18
6. Why Mummy Drinks by Gill Sims by Gill Sims - 5/4/18


message 13: by Erin (last edited Apr 28, 2018 12:25PM) (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 4/28/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Superficial: Read 3-4 books

4/4 read

1. How to Raise an Honest Rabbit by Amy Lane, read 4/11/18
2. The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters by Amy Lane, read 4/3/18
3. The Heart of the Lost Star by Megan Derr, read 4/28/18
4. But What If We're Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klosterman, read 4/6/18

How to Raise an Honest Rabbit (Granby Knitting, #2) by Amy Lane The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters (Granby Knitting, #1) by Amy Lane The Heart of the Lost Star (Tales of the High Court, #3) by Megan Derr But What If We're Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klosterman


message 14: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Kay, Erin and Cristina!


message 15: by Wanda (new)

Wanda (oma1229) | 126 comments Judge a Book by its Cover
Duration April 1-April 30

Level: Conceited 5-6

1- The Midwife (The Pocket Watch Chronicles, #2) by Ceci Giltenan The Midwife by Ceci Giltenan-4/1/18


message 16: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Wanda!


message 17: by Kay (new)

Kay M (angeleyes003) | 485 comments Challenge completed!

Judge A Book By Its Cover Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Conceited read 5-6 books

1. A Hero to Keep (Hawkins Brothers #1) by Susan Gable by Susan Gable - 1/4/18
2. The Girl Who Was Saturday Night by Heather O'Neill by Heather O'Neill - 2/4/18
3. Personal Delivery (Billionaire Secrets #1) by Ainsley Booth by Ainsley Booth - 2/4/18
4. The City of Dreams by Hailey Griffiths by Hailey Griffiths - 2/4/18
5. Indebted A Sin from Ashes by Khai L. Bayne by Khai L. Bayne - 3/4/18
6. Why Mummy Drinks by Gill Sims by Gill Sims - 5/4/18


message 18: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Kay!


message 19: by Allison (last edited May 06, 2018 06:19AM) (new)

Allison (allison302) | 305 comments Let's try this again
"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Superficial: Read 3-4 books

1. Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley read 4/7/2018
Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley

2. The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers read 4/19/2018
The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers

3. When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink read 4/30/2018
When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink


message 20: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Allison!


message 21: by Elizabeth (new)

Elizabeth Completed


1 Arminius The Limits of Empire by Robert Fabbri 4/3/18 4
2: The Kill Room (Lincoln Rhyme, #10) by Jeffery Deaver 4/4/18 5
3 Agatha Christie A Mysterious life by Laura Thompson 4/5/18 1
4 Deadly Day in Tombstone (Texas John Slaughter, #2) by William W. Johnstone 4/6/18 5
5: Inquisition (Jack Howard #10) by David Gibbins 4/8/18 5


message 22: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Elizabeth!


message 23: by Jessica (last edited Apr 08, 2018 08:48PM) (new)

Jessica | 39 comments I'm in for conceited.

1. The Friday Night Knitting Club - looks interesting since I love yarn and mysteries.
2. Sacked - looks interesting
3. Twilight - looks interesting
4. New Moon - looks cool
5. Eclipse - looks cool
6. Breaking Dawn - cover is awesome

0/6


message 24: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
Welcome Jessica!


message 26: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!


message 27: by Melanie (new)

Melanie | 20 comments COMPLETION POST

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
April 1, 2018- April 30, 2018

Shallow: Read 1-2 books
Superficial: Read 3-4 books
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. A Mother's Story by Rosie Batty A Mother's Story - Rosie Batty - 4/2/2018

2. Blood Betrayal (John Jordan Mystery #14) by Michael Lister Blood Betrayal - Michael Lister - 4/5/2018
I love this cover, plain but also interesting.

3. Candy Girl A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper by Diablo Cody Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper - Diablo Cody - 4/8/2018

4. Eva's Story A Survivor's Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank by Eva Schloss Eva's Story: A Survivor's Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank - Eva Schloss - 4/12/2018

5. Don't Shoot! I'm just the Avon Lady! by Birdie Jaworski Don't Shoot! I'm just the Avon Lady! - Birdie Jaworski - 4/16/2018
Such a fun cover.

6. The Viking's Chosen (The Clan Hakon Series Book 1) by Quinn Loftis The Viking's Chosen - Quinn Loftis - 4/22/2018
I love this cover.


message 28: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Melanie!
#6 is pretty!


message 29: by Bonita (last edited Apr 23, 2018 03:06AM) (new)

Bonita | 659 comments Finished!

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Shallow: Read 1-2 books

1) The Joy of Less, A Minimalist Living Guide How to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify Your Life by Francine Jay 4/18/18

2) A Viking's Peace (Vikings in Space #1) by Zoe York A Viking's Peace by Zoe York 4/23/18


message 30: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Bonita!


message 31: by Erin (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 4/28/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Superficial: Read 3-4 books

4/4 read

1. How to Raise an Honest Rabbit by Amy Lane, read 4/11/18
2. The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters by Amy Lane, read 4/3/18
3. The Heart of the Lost Star by Megan Derr, read 4/28/18
4. But What If We're Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klosterman, read 4/6/18

How to Raise an Honest Rabbit (Granby Knitting, #2) by Amy Lane The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters (Granby Knitting, #1) by Amy Lane The Heart of the Lost Star (Tales of the High Court, #3) by Megan Derr But What If We're Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klosterman


message 32: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Erin!


message 33: by Allison (new)

Allison (allison302) | 305 comments Finished!
Let's try this again
"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Superficial: Read 3-4 books

1. Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley read 4/7/2018
Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley

2. The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers read 4/19/2018
The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers

3. When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink read 4/30/2018
When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink


message 34: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 38760 comments Mod
WOOHOO Allison!


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