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message 1: by JoAnne (last edited Apr 27, 2018 06:04AM) (new)

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Judge Cover

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1, 2018 - May 31, 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
*Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
*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 27, 2018 04:29AM) (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Participants:


Elaine

Erin FINISHED

Jessica FINISHED

Katherine

Melanie FINISHED

Sandra FINISHED

Suzanne FINISHED


message 3: by Sandra (last edited May 24, 2018 03:43PM) (new)

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

1 Blame It On Texas - Christie Craig - 17 MAY
2 Alone - Kendra Elliot - 21 MAY
3 The King's Spinster Bride - Ruby Dixon - 22 MAY
4 Beautiful Player - Christina Lauren - 3 MAY
5 Dear Jane - Marissa Clarke - 24 MAY
6 Nuts - Alice Clayton - 11 MAY

Blame It On Texas (Hotter In Texas #2) by Christie Craig Alone (Bone Secrets, #4) by Kendra Elliot The King's Spinster Bride (Royal Wedding, #1) by Ruby Dixon Beautiful Player (Beautiful Bastard, #3) by Christina Lauren Dear Jane (Animal Attraction, #1) by Marissa Clarke Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton


message 4: by Erin (last edited May 25, 2018 05:40PM) (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 5/25/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

5/5 read

1. The Servant by Mary Calmes, read 5/3/18
2. Bitter Harvest by Kim Knox, read 5/11/18
3. The Consumption of Magic, read 5/25/18
4. Cub by Jeff Mann, read 5/22/18
5. Swearing Is Good For You: The Amazing Science of Bad Language by Emma Byrne, read 5/11/18

The Servant by Mary Calmes Bitter Harvest by Kim Knox The Consumption of Magic (Tales From Verania, #3) by T.J. Klune Cub by Jeff Mann Swearing Is Good For You The Amazing Science of Bad Language by Emma Byrne


message 5: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Welcome Sandra and Erin!


message 6: by Suzanne (last edited May 11, 2018 01:01PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 2028 comments The Lost Challenges
May Judge A Book
Duration:
May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Progress: 6 out of 6

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


1. My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding by P.N. Elrod - ***** - 5/3/2018 - 310 Pages
2. On the Edge by Ilona Andrews - ***** - 5/4/2018 - 309 Pages
3. Kim Reaper Vol. 1: Grim Beginnings by Sarah Graley - ***** - 5/5/2018 - 112 Pages
4. Bitten by Kelley Armstrong - ***** - 5/8/2018 - 436 Pages
5. Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs - ***** - 5/9/2018 - 308 Pages
6. The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig - ***** - 5/11/2018 - 400 Pages

My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding by P.N. Elrod On the Edge (The Edge, #1) by Ilona Andrews Kim Reaper Vol. 1 Grim Beginnings by Sarah Graley Bitten (Women of the Otherworld, #1) by Kelley Armstrong Burn Bright (Alpha & Omega, #5; Mercy Thompson World - Complete, #15) by Patricia Briggs The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, #1) by Lauren Willig

Challenge Rules
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message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Welcome Suzanne!


message 8: by Melanie (last edited May 23, 2018 02:51AM) (new)

Melanie "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

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

1. Faithful by Alice Hoffman Faithful - Alice Hoffman - 5/5/2018
Such a beautiful cover.

2. Poison Study (The Chronicles of Ixia, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Poison Study - Maria V. Snyder - 5/10/2018
Love this cover, so simple yet so effective.

3. Salem Falls by Jodi Picoult Salem Falls - Jodi Picoult - 5/13/2018

4. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead - 5/15/2018

5. The Light of Machu Picchu (Incas) by Antoine B. Daniel The Light of Machu Picchu - Antoine B. Daniel - 5/20/2018
All of the books in this series has beautiful covers.

6. All These Things I've Done (Birthright, #1) by Gabrielle Zevin All These Things I've Done - Gabrielle Zevin - 5/22/2018


message 9: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Welcome Melanie!


message 10: by Elaine (last edited May 03, 2018 07:42AM) (new)

Elaine Howlin (elainehowlinbooks) My spot.

Going to go for Conceited: Read 5-6 books
TBR
Red Clocks by Leni Zumas The Power by Naomi Alderman Sweet Ruin (Immortals After Dark, #16) by Kresley Cole Shadowsong (Wintersong, #2) by S. Jae-Jones Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage Educated A Memoir by Tara Westover

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message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Welcome Elaine!


message 12: by Elaine (new)

Elaine Howlin (elainehowlinbooks) Thanks JoAnne!


message 13: by Katherine (last edited Jun 09, 2018 04:19PM) (new)

Katherine | 220 comments May Judge A Book

1. How to Break a Dragon's Heart (How to Train Your Dragon, #8) by Cressida Cowell 23/5/18 ★★★★
2. The Light Fantastic (Discworld, #2) by Terry Pratchett 24/5/18 ★★★★★
3. As Old As Time (Twisted Tales, #3) by Liz Braswell 24/5/18 ★★★★★
4. Winter (The Lunar Chronicles, #4) by Marissa Meyer 25/5/18 ★★★★★
5. The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3) by Rick Riordan 27/5/18 ★★★★★
6. How to Steal a Dragon's Sword (How to Train Your Dragon, #9) by Cressida Cowell 29/5/18 ★★★★


message 14: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
Welcome Katherine!


message 15: by Suzanne (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 2028 comments Finished!!

The Lost Challenges
May Judge A Book
Duration:
May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Progress: 6 out of 6

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


1. My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding by P.N. Elrod - ***** - 5/3/2018 - 310 Pages
2. On the Edge by Ilona Andrews - ***** - 5/4/2018 - 309 Pages
3. Kim Reaper Vol. 1: Grim Beginnings by Sarah Graley - ***** - 5/5/2018 - 112 Pages
4. Bitten by Kelley Armstrong - ***** - 5/8/2018 - 436 Pages
5. Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs - ***** - 5/9/2018 - 308 Pages
6. The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig - ***** - 5/11/2018 - 400 Pages

My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding by P.N. Elrod On the Edge (The Edge, #1) by Ilona Andrews Kim Reaper Vol. 1 Grim Beginnings by Sarah Graley Bitten (Women of the Otherworld, #1) by Kelley Armstrong Burn Bright (Alpha & Omega, #5; Mercy Thompson World - Complete, #15) by Patricia Briggs The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, #1) by Lauren Willig


message 16: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
WOOHOO Suzanne!


message 17: by Melanie (new)

Melanie COMPLETION POST

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

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

1. Faithful by Alice Hoffman Faithful - Alice Hoffman - 5/5/2018
Such a beautiful cover.

2. Poison Study (The Chronicles of Ixia, #1) by Maria V. Snyder Poison Study - Maria V. Snyder - 5/10/2018
Love this cover, so simple yet so effective.

3. Salem Falls by Jodi Picoult Salem Falls - Jodi Picoult - 5/13/2018

4. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead - 5/15/2018

5. The Light of Machu Picchu (Incas) by Antoine B. Daniel The Light of Machu Picchu - Antoine B. Daniel - 5/20/2018
All of the books in this series has beautiful covers.

6. All These Things I've Done (Birthright, #1) by Gabrielle Zevin All These Things I've Done - Gabrielle Zevin - 5/22/2018


message 18: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
WOOHOO Melanie!


message 20: by Jessica (last edited May 26, 2018 08:52PM) (new)

Jessica | 39 comments 1: The Queen - May 17
2: Void - May 14
3: Crossed - May 14
4: Replica - May 22
5: The Accidental Werewolf - May 24
6: Bite Marks - May 26


message 21: by JoAnne (last edited May 25, 2018 04:27AM) (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!

Welcome Jessica!


message 22: by Erin (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 5/25/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

5/5 read

1. The Servant by Mary Calmes, read 5/3/18
2. Bitter Harvest by Kim Knox, read 5/11/18
3. The Consumption of Magic, read 5/25/18
4. Cub by Jeff Mann, read 5/22/18
5. Swearing Is Good For You: The Amazing Science of Bad Language by Emma Byrne, read 5/11/18

The Servant by Mary Calmes Bitter Harvest by Kim Knox The Consumption of Magic (Tales From Verania, #3) by T.J. Klune Cub by Jeff Mann Swearing Is Good For You The Amazing Science of Bad Language by Emma Byrne


message 23: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
WOOHOO Erin!


message 24: by Jessica (new)

Jessica | 39 comments Finished

1: The Queen - May 17
2: Void - May 14
3: Crossed - May 14
4: Replica - May 22
5: The Accidental Werewolf - May 24
6: Bite Marks - May 26


message 25: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43849 comments Mod
WOOHOO Jessica!


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