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message 1: by Jenne (new)

Jenne  (jennetheinstigator) | 7439 comments description

How It Works:

○Below there will be a list of words associated with August You will choose 1 or more word from the list and choose/read books that either the •Title •Author or •Series begins with each letter!

○To Move up to the Hard Level you will choose books from the same Genre or Theme (Listed Below) for each word you read! *If you do more than one word you can use a different genre or theme for each word☺


There will be a couple of Bonus Options for those who want to add a little something extra!

•Some Info to Keep In Mind•

♦You CAN do re-reads as long as they are read during challenge.

♦You CAN change you •Books & •Level of Difficulty at any time during the challenge.

♦Update your orginal list, as well as updating a post occasioanlly.
•Strike out Finished Books
•Rate your Finished Books 1-5 ♥'s 1 5 Being the Best!
•Add a tally of completed books to Orginal Post= 0/5 completed!


If you have questions Please ask me here, or PM me or any of the Mods!

description
August Words to Choose From:
Words Associated With August:
•Heat •School •Leo •Peridot •Poppy
•Sturgis •Beach •Obon (festival) •Peach •Vesuvius

Birthdays in August:
(Please note you can do the whole name, first, and or last)
•Barack Obama •Maggie Lawson •Sam Elliot •Jennifer Lawrence •Ben Affleck
•Angela Bassett •Sean Penn •Barbara Eden •Jack Black •Shania Twain

Themes to Choose From for Hard Level:
Romance Awareness Month: All of your books must be from the romance genre
National Thrift shop Day:All of your books must be free, borrowed, or cheap
National Smile Week:All of your books must feature someone smiling
National Watermelon Day: All of your book's covers must be green, pink/red, and or black
National Trail Mix Day: Your books must be a combination of 2 or more hard level themes

description Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it
Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do!
Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked
Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister
Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard

Good Luck & Happy Reading!


message 2: by NayNay (last edited Aug 19, 2014 10:01AM) (new)

NayNay August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration:
August 01/14 - August 31/14

Words Associated With August:

B Brazen by Katherine Longshore 08/04/14 ****
e Elizabeth of York by Alison Weir 08/07/14 ****
a The King's Grace by Anne Easter Smith 08/02/14 ****
c Pray for Silence by Linda Castillo 08/06/14 ***
h The Hurricane Sisters by Dorothea Benton Frank 08/08/14 ***

Birthdays in August:

S The Secret Keeper: A Novel of Kateryn Parr by Sandra Byrd 08/09/14 ****
a Anne Boleyn: Henry VIII's obsession 08/11/14 ***
m The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin 08/16/14 ***

E The Wedding Shroud by Elisabeth Storrs 08/17/14 ****
l Midnight Exposure by Melinda Leigh 08/01/14 ****
l The Ruby Brooch by Katherine Lowry Logan 08/03/14 ****
I Anatomy of Murder by Imogen Robertson 08/19/14 ****
o The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell 08/05/14 ****
t The Rebel Pirate by Donna Thorland 08/13/14 ****


message 3: by Lily (last edited Aug 28, 2014 09:40AM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 182 comments 15/15 ~~ finished Aug 15th



Words Associated With August:

H~ Hostile Ground by L.A. Witt & Aleksandr Voinov ~~ Read 08/06/14 ~ 4★
E~ Every Time A Bell Rings by Vic Winter ~~ Read 08/02/14 ~ 3★
A~ All Kinds of Tied Down by Mary Calmes ~~ Read 08/02/14 ~ 5★
T~ Taboo For You by Anyta Sunday ~~ Read 08/12/14 ~ 4★


Hostile Ground by L.A. Witt Every Time A Bell Rings by Vic Winter All Kinds of Tied Down by Mary Calmes Taboo For You by Anyta Sunday

Birthdays in August:

S~ Seeing is Believing by Abigail Roux ~~ Read 08/04/14 ~ 3★
H~ High Concept by Whitley Gray ~~ Read 08/15/14 ~ 3.5★
A~ A Home For Christmas by Diane Adams ~~ Read 08/02/14 ~ 3★
N~ Beauty And The Bookworm by Nick Pageant ~~ Read 08/04/14 ~ 3.5★
I~ In Pieces by Alexa Land ~~ Read 08/09/14 ~ 4★
A~ Amethyst in the Key of D by Rob Knight ~~ Read 08/10/14 ~ 3★


Seeing is Believing by Abigail Roux High Concept by Whitley Gray A Home For Christmas (The Making Of A Man) by Diane Adams Beauty And The Bookworm by Nick Pageant In Pieces (Firsts and Forever, #3) by Alexa Land Amethyst in the Key of D by Rob Knight

Bonus:

Frankenstein Day: Sevener by Thea Hayworth ~~ Read 08/05/14 ~ 3★
Book Lovers Day: Unearthing Cole by A.M. Arthur ~~ Read 08/05/14 ~ 3.5★
Friendship Day: Pink Lace and Stolen Hearts by J.C. Wallace ~~ Read 08/04/14 ~ 3★
Sisters Day: Bareback by Chris Owen ~~ Read 08/08/14 ~ 5★
Work Like a Dog Day: Let it Ride by L.C. Chase ~~ Read 08/11/14 ~ 3.5★


Sevener by Thea Hayworth Unearthing Cole (Discovering Me, #1) by A.M. Arthur Pink Lace and Stolen Hearts by J.C. Wallace Bareback (Bareback, #1) by Chris Owen Let it Ride (Pickup Men, #2) by L.C. Chase


message 4: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Jul 28, 2014 06:31AM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 5010 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14 ~ 8/31/14
0/?? Read
may add more


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message 5: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 302 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14 ~ 8/31/14

National Thrift shop Day:All of your books must be free, borrowed, or cheap


Bonus
Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it
Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do!
Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked
Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister
Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard


message 6: by Rebecca (last edited Aug 28, 2014 06:21AM) (new)

Rebecca | 102 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14-8/31/14
3/4

Hobbit by J.R.R.Tolkin 8/27/14**
Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer 8/11/2014*****
Ann Brashares The sisterhood of the traveling pants 8/17/2014****
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I'm going to use the bonus for my last letter!
Book lovers day: Deep Wizardry by Diane Duane


Eclipse (Twilight, #3) by Stephenie Meyer The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) by Ann Brashares The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe) by J.R.R. Tolkien Deep Wizardry (Young Wizards, #2) by Diane Duane


message 7: by Book Concierge (last edited Aug 19, 2014 11:25AM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2341 comments August 2014 TCF Monthly Challenge
Begins: 01Aug14 / Ends: 31Aug14


9/4 completed


Heat
H - HENKES, Kevin wrote Olive's Ocean ✔ – 08Aug14
E - Endangered Species ✔ - 11Aug14
A - AIRGOOD, Ellen wrote South of Superior ✔ – 17Aug14
T - – A Town Like Alice ✔ – 05Aug14


BONUS - Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it - HITLER in In the Garden of Beasts: ✔ – 05Aug14

Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do! A Time to Dance ✔ – 14Aug14

Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked -
DAVID liked The Unbearable Lightness of Being ✔ – 13Aug14

Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister - Outlander ✔ – 02Aug14

Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard - The Last Suppers ✔ – 07Aug14


message 8: by Taya (last edited Sep 02, 2014 07:45AM) (new)

Taya | 280 comments TCF'S Monthly Challenge: August
Duration: August 1 - 31
Number of Books: 20
National Thrift shop Day:All of your books must be free, borrowed, or cheap

14/20 READ

Peach
√ P - Punch-Drunk Love - 8/7 - 3 stars
E
√A - Allen, S. - Hazards of Stagnation - 8/20 - 4 stars
√C - Cruel to be Kind - 8/19 - 2 stars
√ H - Hollis Shiloh - Memories and Marco - 8/6 - 4 stars

Barbara Eden
B - Blue, T.C. - On Edge - 8/6 - 4 stars
A - Achievement: Tentacle Lust - 8/16
R - Dance of Memory - 8/17 2 stars
B -Being Sawyer Knight (Souls of the Knight, #1) - 8/11 - 4 stars
A
R - A Rookie Move 8/30
A

E
D - D.J. Manly - Melting Ice 5 - 8/5 - 2 stars
E
N - Nexus 8/25


BONUS !!
Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do!:Open Endings--8/1
Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked:Road of No Return-- 8/2
Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister: Broken Neon - 8/10
Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard


message 9: by Denise, Manufacturing Director (new)

Denise (destiny_chan) | 5351 comments Mod
TCF August Challenge
Time Frame: 01 August 2014 - 31 August 2014
Level: Easy
Completed: 0/9


B: Blood Faerie by India Drummond
E: Enigma by Lindsay Buroker
A: As Lie the Dead by Kelly Meding
C: A Choice of Destinies by Melissa Scott
H: The Heart of the Lion by Jean Plaidy

Blood Faerie (Caledonia Fae, #1) by India Drummond Enigma (Encrypted, #1.5) by Lindsay Buroker As Lie the Dead (Dreg City, #2) by Kelly Meding A Choice of Destinies by Melissa Scott The Heart of the Lion (Plantagenet Saga, #3) by Jean Plaidy

O: Oath of Swords by David Weber
B: Born by Tara Brown
O: Outview by Brandt Legg
N: The Night Itself by Zoë Marriott

Oath of Swords (War God, #1) by David Weber Born (Born, #1) by Tara Brown Outview (Inner Movement, #1) by Brandt Legg The Night Itself (The Name of the Blade, #1) by Zoë Marriott


message 10: by Ora (last edited Aug 20, 2014 08:52PM) (new)


message 11: by Barbara ★ (last edited Sep 01, 2014 09:42AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 1870 comments I'm in.
READ: 11/11

✔S: Show and Tell - Jasmine Haynes 8/17
✔C: Darkfire Kiss - Deborah Cooke 8/29
✔H: Heart of Atlantis - Alyssa Day 8/11
✔O: Can't Buy Me Love - Molly O'Keefe 8/21
✔O: Once in a Lifetime - Jill Shalvis 8/24
✔L: Frostfire - Lynn Viehl 8/30

Show and Tell (Fortune Hunter Trilogy, #2) by Jasmine Haynes Darkfire Kiss (Dragonfire, #6) by Deborah Cooke Heart of Atlantis (Warriors of Poseidon, #8) by Alyssa Day Can't Buy Me Love (Crooked Creek Ranch, #1) by Molly O'Keefe Once in a Lifetime (Lucky Harbor #9) by Jill Shalvis Frostfire (Kyndred, #3) by Lynn Viehl


✔Frankenstein Day: Read a book with a monster in it.
Darkest Highlander - Donna Grant 8/20

✔Book Lovers Day: Our kind of day. Read any book.
Dark Moon Defender - Sharon Shinn 8/23

✔Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked
The Thirteenth House - Sharon Shinn 8/7

✔Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister
Tall, Dark & Lonely - R.L. Mathewson 8/13

✔Work Like a Dog Day: main character works like a dog
The Serpent on the Crown - Elizabeth Peters 8/22

Darkest Highlander (Dark Sword, #6) by Donna Grant Dark Moon Defender (Twelve Houses, #3) by Sharon Shinn The Thirteenth House (Twelve Houses, #2) by Sharon Shinn Tall, Dark & Lonely (Pyte/Sentinel, #1) by R.L. Mathewson The Serpent on the Crown (Amelia Peabody, #17) by Elizabeth Peters

CHALLENGE COMPLETE


message 12: by Jackie (last edited Aug 29, 2014 07:27AM) (new)

Jackie | 344 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration: 8/1/14 - 8/31/14


B The Cat Who Robbed a Bank by Lilian Jackson Braun - 8/4/14
E The Clue of the Twisted Candle by Edgar Wallace - 8/20/14
A Appointment with Death by Agatha Christie - 8/19/14
C Don of the Dead by Casey Daniels - 8/8/14
H A Puzzle in a Pear Tree by Parnell Hall - 8/28/14


message 13: by Hayley (last edited Aug 31, 2014 01:19AM) (new)

Hayley (applesticker) | 26 comments TCF Monthly Challenge August 2014
Duration: 01.08.14-31.08.14
Books Read: 3/3

S: (The) Silkworm by Robert Galbraith 07.08.14 ♥♥♥♥♥
A: Ally Carter, United We Spy 14.08.14 ♥♥♥♥♥
M: Michael F. Stewart, The Terminals: Spark 14.08.14 ♥♥

(Elliot)


message 14: by Maggie (last edited Aug 29, 2014 09:36AM) (new)

Maggie (magzzzz) | 37 comments TCF August challenge
8/1 - 8/31
done: 15/15

August Heat:

A: Anyone But You 8/14 ****
U: Under Wraps 8/1 ****
G: A Tale Of Two Dragons by:G.A. Aiken 8/10 ****
U: Surviving Passion by:Maia Underwood 8/24 ***
S: Saxon 8/15 ****
T: Tiger 8/8 ****

H: Midnight Rainbow by:Linda Howard 8/20 ****
E: Kodiak's Claim by:Eve Langlais 8/8 ****
A: The Winter Bride by:Anne Gracie 8/18 ****
T: Teased 8/10 ****

Frankenstein Day: Blood Rites 8/27 ****
Book Lovers Day: Dead Sexy Dragon 8/17 ***
Friendship Day: Some Girls Bite 8/13 ***
Sisters Day: Rock Chick Rescue 8/23 ****
Work Like a Dog Day: Never Deal with Dragons 8/11 ***

To Read:

Finished:
Under Wraps (Underworld Detection Agency, #1) by Hannah Jayne Tiger (New Species, #7) by Laurann Dohner Kodiak's Claim (Kodiak Point, #1) by Eve Langlais A Tale Of Two Dragons (Dragon Kin, #0.2) by G.A. Aiken Teased (The VIP Room, #1) by Jamie Begley Never Deal with Dragons (Never Deal with Dragons, #1) by Lorenda Christensen Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, #1) by Chloe Neill Anyone But You by Jennifer Crusie Saxon by Chantal Fernando Dead Sexy Dragon (Dragon Heat, #1) by Lolita Lopez The Winter Bride (Chance Sisters, #2) by Anne Gracie Midnight Rainbow (Rescues #1) by Linda Howard Rock Chick Rescue (Rock Chick, #2) by Kristen Ashley Surviving Passion (The Shattered World, #1) by Maia Underwood Blood Rites (The Dresden Files #6) by Jim Butcher


message 15: by Shy The WidowMaker (last edited Aug 18, 2014 11:06AM) (new)

Shy The WidowMaker (booklovingmama) | 823 comments I'm in. I am going for all the Bonus ones.

4/5 Completed

Book Lover's Day: The 100 Society by Carla Spradbery
Friendship Day: Sweet Evil (The Sweet Trilogy, #1) by Wendy Higgins
Sister's Day: The Elite (The Selection, #2) by Kiera Cass
Work Like a Dog: The Falconer (The Falconer, #1) by Elizabeth May


message 16: by Lisa (last edited Aug 28, 2014 10:30AM) (new)

Lisa August 2014

5/5
B Before I Die 8-14-14
E Escape Under the Forever Sky 8-5-14
A Adele Griffin, Loud Awake and Lost 8-8-14
C Coal Miners Bride 8-2-14
H Hoover, Colleen Slammed 8-27-14


Turtlecollector Dennis | 760 comments Timeframe: August 2014
Level: Easy
Completed: 0/6


S Sweet Revenge by Rebecca Zanetti
C Can't Help Falling in Love by Bella Andre
H Hot as Sin by Bella Andre
O Origin by Jennifer Armentrout
O Of Triton by Anna Banks
L Love in the Afternoon by Lisa Kleypas


message 18: by Barb (last edited Aug 24, 2014 10:25AM) (new)

Barb The last thing I need is another challenge, but ... why not? Sam Elliot has always been one of my favorite actors -- his voice sends shivers down my spine! -- so I'll spell out his name :)


TCF AUGUST, 8/1 - 8/31
LEVEL = HARD:
NATIONAL THRIFT SHOP DAY: All books must be free, borrowed, or cheap
9/9 BOOKS READ

S – author Dorothy St. JamesFlowerbed of State (White House Gardener #1), finished 8/6 ★★★.5
A – author Dani AmoreDeath By Sarcasm (Mary Cooper #1), finished 8/1 ★★★
M – author Debbie MacomberLove Letters (Rose Harbor #3), finished 8/23 ★★★★

E – author Elizabeth LowellNight Diver, finished 8/18 ★★★
L – author Lorna BarrettBook Clubbed (Booktown #8), finished 8/2 ★★★★
L – author Lewis BuzbeeThe Yellow-Lighted Bookshop, finished 8/4 ★★★
I – Ink, Red, Dead (Kiki Lowenstein #3), by Joanna Campbell-Slan, finished 8/12 ★★★.5
O – Once More From the Top (Women of Willow Bay #1), by Nan Reinhardt, finished 8/3 ★★★
T – Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes (Rose Gardner #1), by Denise Grover Swank, finished 8/6 ★★★.5

Death By Sarcasm (Mary Cooper, #1) by Dani Amore   Book Clubbed (A Booktown Mystery, #8) by Lorna Barrett   Once More From the Top (The Women of Willow Bay #1) by Nan Reinhardt   The Yellow-Lighted Bookshop A Memoir, a History by Lewis Buzbee   Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes (Rose Gardner Mysteries, #1) by Denise Grover Swank   Flowerbed of State (A White House Gardener Mystery, #1) by Dorothy St. James   Ink, Red, Dead (A Kiki Lowenstein Mystery) by Joanna Campbell Slan   Night Diver by Elizabeth Lowell   Love Letters (Rose Harbor, #3) by Debbie Macomber

***** CHALLENGE COMPLETE 8/23 *****


message 19: by Mave (new)

Mave | 192 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14 ~ 8/31/14
Level: easy
0/4


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A
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message 20: by Maria Jo (new)

Maria Jo I chose to do just the bonus books.

Frankenstein Day: The Graveyard Book
Book Lovers Day: The Thorn Birds
Friendship Day: Palace of Stone
Sisters Day: My Sister's Keeper
Work Like a Dog Day: The Bean Trees

Completed: 0/5


message 21: by Alissa (last edited Aug 30, 2014 08:32AM) (new)

Alissa Words Associated With August:


S Catching Fire Suzanne Collins
T
U
R
G Murder and Marinara Rosie Genova
I
S

Birthdays in August:
P
E Engaged in Murder
N
N Glow - Ned Beauman Glow

Themes to Choose From for Hard Level:
National Thrift shop Day: All of your books must be free, borrowed, or cheap


message 22: by Ashley (new)

Ashley  (ashleycw) | 350 comments in


message 23: by Theodora (last edited Aug 18, 2014 06:18AM) (new)

Theodora Frisca (theodorarfs) August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14 ~ 8/31/14


Themes to Choose From for Hard Level:
National Thrift shop Day: All of your books must be free, borrowed, or cheap

Words Associated With August:
S
T The Selection by Kiera Cass
U
R Romancing Mister Bridgerton by Julia Quinn
G Graceling by Kristin Cashore
I Inheritance by Christopher Paolini
S Shadow Puppets by Orson Scott Card


Birthdays in August:
J
E Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
N No Place Like Oz by Danielle Paige
N
I
F Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley
E
R

L Looking for Alaska by John Green
A A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin
W
R Revenge by Stephen Fry
E
N Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
C
E

Bonus
Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it
Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do!
Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked
Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister
Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard


message 24: by ☀Rachael☀ (last edited Aug 27, 2014 01:33AM) (new)

☀Rachael☀ (jimbunni) August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/1/14 ~ 8/31/14

S • Shadows before the sun ---- Kelly Gay
H • Harkness, Deborah ---- A Discovery of Witches
A • Augustine, Donna ---- The Keepers
N •
I •
A • Augustine, Donna ---- Killers and Keepers

T • Shadowed THREADS ---- Shannon Mayer
W •
A • A Kiss Before the Apocalypse ---- Thomas Sniegoski
I • raising INNOCENCE ---- Shannon Mayer
N • Nikki Jefford ---- Aurora Sky

8/11
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1) by Deborah Harkness Raising Innocence (Rylee Adamson, #3) by Shannon Mayer Shadows Before the Sun (Charlie Madigan #4) by Kelly Gay A Kiss Before the Apocalypse (Remy Chandler, #1) by Thomas E. Sniegoski Magic Breaks (Kate Daniels, #7) by Ilona Andrews Shadowed Threads (Rylee Adamson, #4) by Shannon Mayer Aurora Sky (Aurora Sky Vampire Hunter, #1) by Nikki Jefford The Keepers (Alchemy, #1) by Donna Augustine Keepers and Killers (Alchemy, #2) by Donna Augustine


message 25: by Suzanne (last edited Aug 28, 2014 09:00AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1415 comments The Challenge Factory
August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration:
8/1/2014 - 8/31/2014

Progress: 6 out of 6

This month I will be going to Gen-Con

G: Gifts by Ursula K. Le Guin - *** - 8/19/2014
E: The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe - **** - 8/10/2014
N: The Neverending Story by Michael Ende - *** - 8/6/2014 - 396 Pages
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C: Cecelia Ahern; The Book of Tomorrow - *** - 8/12/2014
O: Of Poseidon by Anna Banks - *** - 8/27/2014 - 324 Pages
N: Nina Sankovitch; Tolstoy and the Purple Chair: My Year of Magical Reading - *** - 8/25/2014 - 241 Pages

The Neverending Story by Michael Ende The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe The Book of Tomorrow by Cecelia Ahern Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore, #1) by Ursula K. Le Guin Tolstoy and the Purple Chair My Year of Magical Reading by Nina Sankovitch Of Poseidon (The Syrena Legacy, #1) by Anna Banks


message 26: by Artemisia (last edited Aug 07, 2014 03:43PM) (new)

Artemisia Sage (bookworm56) August Challenge
Duration: August 1st- August 31st

O- Olympian, The Last: Rick Riordan
B- Bruce Cameron: The Dogs of Christmas
A- Ally Carter: United We Spy
M- Mary Hogan: The Serious Kiss
A- Ann Agguire: Horde


message 27: by Rachael C. (last edited Aug 08, 2014 07:05PM) (new)

Rachael C. (norcalbibliophile) | 56 comments August 2014 TCF's Monthly Challenge
August 1, 2014 - August 31. 2014

S The List by Siobhan Vivian
A
M World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks

The List by Siobhan Vivian World War Z An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks


message 28: by Christine (last edited Aug 31, 2014 09:33AM) (new)

Christine (inhalesbookslikepopcorn) | 330 comments August 2014 TCF's Monthly Challenge
August 1, 2014 - August 31, 2014
READ: 8/4


✔H Harrison Thea Kinked 24.08.2014 ♥♥♥♥
✔E Sanctuary Island 16.08.2014 ♥♥♥
✔A Andrea Camelleri The Snack Thief 21.08.2014 ♥♥♥♥
✔T Thea Harrison Lord's Fall 23.08.2014 ♥♥♥

Kinked (Elder Races, #6) by Thea Harrison Sanctuary Island (Sanctuary Island, #1) by Lily Everett The Snack Thief (Inspector Montalbano, #3) by Andrea Camilleri Lord's Fall (Elder Races, #5) by Thea Harrison

✔Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it Clean Sweep 13.08.2014 ♥♥♥♥
✔Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do! Mona Lisa: A Life Discovered 15.08.2014 ♥♥♥
✔Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister Tempting Danger 25.08.2014 ♥♥♥♥
✔Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard Mortal Danger 25.08.2014 ♥♥♥♥♥

Clean Sweep (Innkeeper Chronicles #1) by Ilona Andrews Mona Lisa A Life Discovered by Dianne Hales Tempting Danger (World of the Lupi, #1) by Eileen Wilks Mortal Danger (World of the Lupi, #2) by Eileen Wilks

Challenge Complete 25/08


message 29: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Finished my challenge....happy reading!

Words Associated With August:

B Brazen by Katherine Longshore 08/04/14 ****
e Elizabeth of York by Alison Weir 08/07/14 ****
a The King's Grace by Anne Easter Smith 08/02/14 ****
c Pray for Silence by Linda Castillo 08/06/14 ***
h The Hurricane Sisters by Dorothea Benton Frank 08/08/14 ***

Birthdays in August:

S The Secret Keeper: A Novel of Kateryn Parr by Sandra Byrd 08/09/14 ****
a Anne Boleyn: Henry VIII's obsession 08/11/14 ***
m The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin 08/16/14 ***

E The Wedding Shroud by Elisabeth Storrs 08/17/14 ****
l Midnight Exposure by Melinda Leigh 08/01/14 ****
l The Ruby Brooch by Katherine Lowry Logan 08/03/14 ****
I Anatomy of Murder by Imogen Robertson 08/19/14 ****
o The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell 08/05/14 ****
t The Rebel Pirate by Donna Thorland 08/13/14 ****


message 30: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2341 comments UPDATE Message # 7 - CHALLENGE COMPLETED - 17Aug14


August 2014 TCF Monthly Challenge
Begins: 01Aug14 / Ends: 31Aug14


9/4 completed


Heat
H - HENKES, Kevin wrote Olive's Ocean ✔ – 08Aug14
E - Endangered Species ✔ - 11Aug14
A - AIRGOOD, Ellen wrote South of Superior ✔ – 17Aug14
T - – A Town Like Alice ✔ – 05Aug14


BONUS - Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

Frankenstein Day: Read any book that has a "monster" in it - HITLER in In the Garden of Beasts: ✔ – 05Aug14

Book Lovers Day: Our kinda day! Any book will do! A Time to Dance ✔ – 14Aug14

Friendship Day: Read a book that one of your friends liked -
DAVID liked The Unbearable Lightness of Being ✔ – 13Aug14

Sisters Day: Read any book that the MC has a sister - Outlander ✔ – 02Aug14

Work Like a Dog Day: Read any book that the MC works hard - The Last Suppers ✔ – 07Aug14


message 31: by Barb (new)

Barb Finished:


Sam Elliot has always been one of my favorite actors -- his voice sends shivers down my spine! -- so I'll spell out his name :)


TCF AUGUST, 8/1 - 8/31
LEVEL = HARD:
NATIONAL THRIFT SHOP DAY: All books must be free, borrowed, or cheap
9/9 BOOKS READ

S – author Dorothy St. JamesFlowerbed of State (White House Gardener #1), finished 8/6 ★★★.5
A – author Dani AmoreDeath By Sarcasm (Mary Cooper #1), finished 8/1 ★★★
M – author Debbie MacomberLove Letters (Rose Harbor #3), finished 8/23 ★★★★

E – author Elizabeth LowellNight Diver, finished 8/18 ★★★
L – author Lorna BarrettBook Clubbed (Booktown #8), finished 8/2 ★★★★
L – author Lewis BuzbeeThe Yellow-Lighted Bookshop, finished 8/4 ★★★
I – Ink, Red, Dead (Kiki Lowenstein #3), by Joanna Campbell-Slan, finished 8/12 ★★★.5
O – Once More From the Top (Women of Willow Bay #1), by Nan Reinhardt, finished 8/3 ★★★
T – Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes (Rose Gardner #1), by Denise Grover Swank, finished 8/6 ★★★.5

Death By Sarcasm (Mary Cooper, #1) by Dani Amore Book Clubbed (A Booktown Mystery, #8) by Lorna Barrett Once More From the Top (The Women of Willow Bay #1) by Nan Reinhardt The Yellow-Lighted Bookshop A Memoir, a History by Lewis Buzbee Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes (Rose Gardner Mysteries, #1) by Denise Grover Swank Flowerbed of State (A White House Gardener Mystery, #1) by Dorothy St. James Ink, Red, Dead (A Kiki Lowenstein Mystery) by Joanna Campbell Slan Night Diver by Elizabeth Lowell Love Letters (Rose Harbor, #3) by Debbie Macomber

***** CHALLENGE COMPLETE 8/23 *****




message 32: by Paris (last edited Sep 01, 2014 03:03PM) (new)

Paris (pah13) | 4285 comments August TCF Challenge
Duration: 8/1/14 - 8/31/14
Level: Hard - Romance Awareness Month

L: Lead by Kylie Scott - ♥♥♥♥ - 8/24/14
E: Consumed by Emily Snow - ♥♥♥ - 8/30/14
O: Love Bites by Ophelia London - ♥♥♥♥ - 8/24/14

S: Before Jamaica Lane by Samantha Young - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 8/25/
C: Crash Into You by Katie McGarry - ♥♥♥♥ - 8/9/14
H: Maybe Someday by Colleen Hoover - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 8/8/14
O: Only This by Hadley Quinn - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 8/6/14
O: Wild Child by Molly O’Keefe - ♥♥♥ - 8/16/14
L: Light in Mourning by Adrianne Leigh - ♥♥♥ - 8/26/14


message 33: by Lisa (new)

Lisa Finished!!

August 2014

5/5
B Before I Die 8-14-14
E Escape Under the Forever Sky 8-5-14
A Adele Griffin, Loud Awake and Lost 8-8-14
C Coal Miners Bride 8-2-14
H Hoover, Colleen Slammed 8-27-14


❤Stephanie ღ♥ღMrs Hannibal Lecterღ♥ღ | 482 comments August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration:
1st August - 31st August
7/7


P - The Pirate Prince by Michelle M. Pillow (14/08/14)
E - Emma And The Outlaw by Linda Lael Miller (04/08/14)
R - Red Dirt Heart by N.R. Walker (02/08/14)
I - I Can See For Miles by Lisa Worrall (18/08/14)
D - Dimitri by Roxie Rivera (08/08/14)
O - Caroline and the Raider *Orphan Train series* by Linda Lael Miller (28/08/14)
T - Protecting What's His by Tessa Bailey (18/08/14)

The Pirate Prince (Lords of the Var, #5) by Michelle M. Pillow Emma And The Outlaw (Orphan Train, #2) by Linda Lael Miller Red Dirt Heart (Red Dirt, #1) by N.R. Walker I Can See For Miles by Lisa Worrall Dimitri (Her Russian Protector, #2) by Roxie Rivera Caroline and the Raider (Orphan Train, #3) by Linda Lael Miller Protecting What's His (Line of Duty, #1) by Tessa Bailey

COMPLETED


message 35: by Jackie (new)

Jackie | 344 comments Finished!


August 2014 TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration: 8/1/14 - 8/31/14


B The Cat Who Robbed a Bank by Lilian Jackson Braun - 8/4/14
E The Clue of the Twisted Candle by Edgar Wallace - 8/20/14
A Appointment with Death by Agatha Christie - 8/19/14
C Don of the Dead by Casey Daniels - 8/8/14
H A Puzzle in a Pear Tree by Parnell Hall - 8/28/14


message 36: by ✿~Danielle~✿ (new)

✿~Danielle~✿ (dmh1) August Challenge
Duration: 01/08/14 - 31/08/14
Progress 05/05


Level Hard: Romance Awareness Month: All of your books must be from the romance genre

Spell out word using Title, Author or Series.

B ✔ B785 / Eve Langlais (Aug 4)
E ✔ Elaine Levine / Honor Unraveled (Aug 8)
A ✔ Aiken, G.A. / A Tale Of Two Dragons (Aug 8)
C ✔ Caught by Menace / Lolita Lopez (Aug 10)
H ✔ Wallflower / Heidi Belleau (Aug 11)

B785 (Cyborgs More Than Machines, #3) by Eve Langlais Honor Unraveled (Red Team, #3) by Elaine Levine A Tale Of Two Dragons (Dragon Kin, #0.2) by G.A. Aiken Caught by Menace (Grabbed, #2) by Lolita Lopez Wallflower (Rear Entrance Video, #2) by Heidi Belleau

****Completed 11 August 2014****


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