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message 1: by JoAnne (last edited Jun 01, 2018 02:10PM) (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
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This challenge was originally posted by Dawn (Kat N Hat) in October 2011.

A monthly challenge to help you reduce your "to be read" list.

Rules:
Any genre is fine.
No re-reads.
No page minimum.
Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
Please post a link to the book and the date you finished reading.
Please repost your entire challenge when finished to get your badge.

Clean It Out
Duration: June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018

TASKS:

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).


message 2: by JoAnne (last edited Jun 30, 2018 12:50PM) (new)


message 3: by Sandra (last edited Jun 15, 2018 05:06PM) (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments I'M IN!

1st 20 TBR - His Secret Temptation - Cat Schield - 3 JUNE
Series Started - Eighth Grave After Dark - Darynda Jones - 15 JUNE
Bought Not Read - Beauty in Winter - Alexa Riley - 4 JUNE
Difficult Challenge - On the Rocks - Alyssa Rose Ivy - 5 JUNE
Free Ebook - Fix You: Book One - Christine Bell - 12 JUNE

His Secret Temptation by Cat Schield Eighth Grave After Dark (Charley Davidson, #8) by Darynda Jones Beauty in Winter (Beauty, #4) by Alexa Riley On the Rocks (Mixology, #2) by Alyssa Rose Ivy Fix You Bash and Olivia - Book One (The McDaniels Brothers, #1) by Christine Bell


message 4: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Sandra!


message 5: by Joann (last edited Jun 22, 2018 08:00AM) (new)

Joann | 1300 comments First 20 The Lake House - Kate Morton - 6/21/18
Series started: Miss Marple #2 - The Thirteen Problems - Agatha Christie - 6/2 /18
Own
Difficult challenge The Jackal's Head - Elizabeth Peters - 6/7/18 - takes place in Egypt
Ebook own Northanger Abbey- Jane Austen - 6/17/18


message 6: by Jennifer (last edited Jun 11, 2018 09:49AM) (new)

Jennifer (jenniferc01) | 40 comments From 1st 20 of TBR: First & Then by Emma Mills Emma Mills 6/2/18

Series haven't finished: The Conjurer's Riddle (The Inventor's Secret, #2) by Andrea Cremer Andrea Cremer 6/11/18

Bought but not read: On the Rocks by Erin Duffy Erin Duffy 6/5/18

Difficult challenge Sisters Red (Fairytale Retellings, #1) by Jackson Pearce Jackson Pearce 6/8/18

Free Ebook Belle of the Ball (Three Graces #1) by Pam McCutcheon Pam McCutcheon 6/10/18


message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Joann and Jennifer!


message 8: by Anne (last edited Jun 15, 2018 10:31AM) (new)

Anne | 947 comments June 1 - June 30
5/5
Completed!

From 1st 20 of TBR:
#14 Bimbos of the Death Sun by Sharyn McCrumb
COMPLETED 6/8/2018

Series haven't finished:
When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin
Waves of Freedom #3
COMPLETED 06/04/2018

Bought but not read:
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware
COMPLETED 6/2/2018

Difficult challenge
Class Mom by Laurie Gelman
COMPLETED 06/14/2018
Kansas is a tough state to find books for the 50 state challenge and Class Mom gave me sunglasses in Bingo.

On TBR for over a year
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca
COMPLETED 06/15/2018
This one felt like I've been reading it for over a year!


message 9: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Anne!


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 568 comments I'm in.

Clean It Out
Duration: June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018

Completed 4/5


✔️1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest). Read one book from the first 20 books.

Montana Sky by Nora Roberts Montana Sky by Nora Roberts - 08/06/2018

✔️2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

Immortally Yours (Argeneau #26) by Lynsay Sands Immortally Yours by Lynsay Sands - 01/06/2018

✔️3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

Silver Silence (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #1; Psy-Changeling, #16) by Nalini Singh Silver Silence by Nalini Singh - 13/06/2018

✔️4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Z series)

Ral's Woman (Zorn Warriors, #1) by Laurann Dohner Ral's Woman by Laurann Dohner - 03/06/2018

✔️5. Read one free book from your e-reader

Defiant Mistress, Ruthless Millionaire by Yvonne Lindsay Defiant Mistress, Ruthless Millionaire by Yvonne Lindsay - 01/06/2018


message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Christine!


message 12: by Tanya (new)

Tanya | 38 comments June Clean It Out
June 1st-June 30th
Completed: 0/5

TASKS:

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest). Read one book from the first 20 books.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).


message 13: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Tanya!


message 14: by Angie (new)

Angie | 287 comments June Clean It Out
1/6/18 – 30/6/18
0/5


1 – First 20 of oldest added.
2 – Book from on-going series
3 – Bought but not read
4 – Difficult challenge book
5 – Free book or on TBR for over a year.


message 15: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Angie!


message 16: by Agnieszka (last edited Jun 08, 2018 07:48AM) (new)

Agnieszka (agnieszka7) | 576 comments I'm in again!

June Clean It Out
Duration:
6/1/18 - 6/30/18
Completed: 3/5 tasks (8 books)
no re-reads


1. Read something shelved (or bought if now added to GR yet) until end of May 2015
TBR 12/31/14 (my very first day on GR): Unlocked / Unending Devotion / The Prayer Box / The Innocent

2. Read one book from a series I have started and not finished (only the first book I read this month from a series and not the very first in the series): Her Prairie Knight (Prairie Brides, Book Two) by Kit Morgan book 2 of The Cooke Brothers (Prairie Brides, Books 1-3) by Kit Morgan 5* / Der Knochenbrecher (Robert Hunter, #3) by Chris Carter = The Night Stalker (Robert Hunter, #3) by Chris Carter 4* / Special Agent Kandice (Undercover FBI #4) by Mimi Barbour 5* /

3. Read one book that I have already bought: Monster in the Closet (Romantic Suspense, #19; Baltimore #5) by Karen Rose 6*

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge:

5. Read a freebie (novella) from my Kindle/iBooks: Angie's Hit List by Tom Cornett 4* / The Five Kisses (Sweet Deception Regency #1) by Karla Darcy 4* / The Tycoon's Revenge (Baby for the Billionaire, #1) by Melody Anne 2* / 101 Fantastic Gift Basket Ideas by Holiday Fun 0*
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message 17: by Hannah (last edited Jun 14, 2018 08:17AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 299 comments I'm in!

1. Oldest books: Sandy by S.R. Crockett , S.R. Crockett 6/5/18
While it wasn't in my oldest twenty, I actually have owned it longer than I have been on Goodreads and thus am counting it.

2. Series started and not finished Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade , Becky Wade, 6/13/18

3. Book bought and not read: Little Esson by S.R. Crockett , S.R. Crockett, 6/10/18

4. Hard challenge: War of Loyalties (The Folkestone Files, #1) by Schuyler McConkey , Schuyler McConkey 6/5/18: challenge category is book over 700 pages long and this one is 735.

5. Free ebook Justice Betrayed (Memphis Cold Case #3) by Patricia Bradley , Patricia Bradley 6/13/18: free review copy


message 18: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Agnieszka and Hannah!


message 19: by Aminko (last edited Jul 04, 2018 08:55AM) (new)

Aminko | 133 comments Clean It Out Challenge
Duration: June 1 to 30, 2018

Progress: 2/5


1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest). Read one book from the first 20 books.
Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, #1) by Patricia Briggs

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Bare Bones (Temperance Brennan #6) by Kathy Reichs

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
Sudden Prey (Lucas Davenport, #8) by John Sandford

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X still)
Bear-ever Yours (Polar Heat, #1) by Terry Bolryder (28/6/2018)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).
The Casual Rule (The Casual Rule, #1) by A.C. Netzel (9/6/2018)


message 20: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Aminko!


message 21: by Shash (last edited Jun 19, 2018 12:53AM) (new)

Shash | 1907 comments Clean It Out
June 2018

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
A Worthy Pursuit by Karen Witemeyer (6/19/18)

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Love at First Date by Susan Hatler (6/7/18)

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
How I Met Your Brother by Janette Rallison (6/8/18)

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge.
Blackberry Crumble by Josi S. Kilpack (6/13/18)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
The Crush Dilemma by Susan Hatler (6/1/18)


message 22: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Shash!


message 23: by Katherine (last edited Jun 18, 2018 05:51AM) (new)

Katherine | 220 comments June Clean It Out

1. Read one book from the first 20 books.
His Pretend Baby 50 Loving States, Oregon by Theodora Taylor 11/6/18 ★★

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
The Vampire Prince (Cirque Du Freak, #6) by Darren Shan 19/6/18 ★★★★

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
Doctor Who Heroes and Monsters Collection by Justin Richards 13/6/18 ★★★★

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge.
Spook's Dark Assassin (The Starblade Chronicles, #3) by Joseph Delaney June 8, 2018 ★★

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
The Yellow Fairy Book by Andrew Lang 11/6/18 ★★★


message 24: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Welcome Katherine!


message 25: by Jennifer (new)

Jennifer (jenniferc01) | 40 comments Done!

From 1st 20 of TBR: First & Then by Emma Mills Emma Mills 6/2/18

Series haven't finished: The Conjurer's Riddle (The Inventor's Secret, #2) by Andrea Cremer Andrea Cremer 6/11/18

Bought but not read: On the Rocks by Erin Duffy Erin Duffy 6/5/18

Difficult challenge Sisters Red (Fairytale Retellings, #1) by Jackson Pearce Jackson Pearce 6/8/18

Free Ebook Belle of the Ball (Three Graces #1) by Pam McCutcheon Pam McCutcheon 6/10/18


message 26: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Jennifer!


message 27: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 299 comments I'm done!

1. Oldest books: Sandy by S.R. Crockett , S.R. Crockett 6/5/18
While it wasn't in my oldest twenty, I actually have owned it longer than I have been on Goodreads and thus am counting it.

2. Series started and not finished Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade , Becky Wade, 6/13/18

3. Book bought and not read: Little Esson by S.R. Crockett , S.R. Crockett, 6/10/18

4. Hard challenge: War of Loyalties (The Folkestone Files, #1) by Schuyler McConkey , Schuyler McConkey 6/5/18: challenge category is book over 700 pages long and this one is 735.

5. Free ebook Justice Betrayed (Memphis Cold Case #3) by Patricia Bradley , Patricia Bradley 6/13/18: free review copy


message 28: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Hannah!


message 29: by Anne (new)

Anne | 947 comments June 1 - June 30
5/5
Completed!

From 1st 20 of TBR:
#14 Bimbos of the Death Sun by Sharyn McCrumb
COMPLETED 6/8/2018

Series haven't finished:
When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin
Waves of Freedom #3
COMPLETED 06/04/2018

Bought but not read:
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware
COMPLETED 6/2/2018

Difficult challenge
Class Mom by Laurie Gelman
COMPLETED 06/14/2018
Kansas is a tough state to find books for the 50 state challenge and Class Mom gave me sunglasses in Bingo.

On TBR for over a year
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca
COMPLETED 06/15/2018
This one felt like I've been reading it for over a year!


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 568 comments Completed!

Clean It Out
Duration: June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018

Completed 5/5


✔️1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest). Read one book from the first 20 books.

Montana Sky by Nora Roberts Montana Sky by Nora Roberts - 08/06/2018

✔️2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

Immortally Yours (Argeneau #26) by Lynsay Sands Immortally Yours by Lynsay Sands - 01/06/2018

✔️3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

Silver Silence (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #1; Psy-Changeling, #16) by Nalini Singh Silver Silence by Nalini Singh - 13/06/2018

✔️4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Z series)

Ral's Woman (Zorn Warriors, #1) by Laurann Dohner Ral's Woman by Laurann Dohner - 03/06/2018

✔️5. Read one free book from your e-reader

Defiant Mistress, Ruthless Millionaire by Yvonne Lindsay Defiant Mistress, Ruthless Millionaire by Yvonne Lindsay - 01/06/2018


message 31: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Anne and Christine!


message 32: by Sandra (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments ALL DONE!

1st 20 TBR - His Secret Temptation - Cat Schield - 3 JUNE
Series Started - Eighth Grave After Dark - Darynda Jones - 15 JUNE
Bought Not Read - Beauty in Winter - Alexa Riley - 4 JUNE
Difficult Challenge - On the Rocks - Alyssa Rose Ivy - 5 JUNE
Free Ebook - Fix You: Book One - Christine Bell - 12 JUNE

His Secret Temptation by Cat Schield Eighth Grave After Dark (Charley Davidson, #8) by Darynda Jones Beauty in Winter (Beauty, #4) by Alexa Riley On the Rocks (Mixology, #2) by Alyssa Rose Ivy Fix You Bash and Olivia - Book One (The McDaniels Brothers, #1) by Christine Bell


message 33: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!


message 34: by Shash (new)

Shash | 1907 comments Finished! :)

Clean It Out
June 2018

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
A Worthy Pursuit by Karen Witemeyer (6/19/18)

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Love at First Date by Susan Hatler (6/7/18)

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
How I Met Your Brother by Janette Rallison (6/8/18)

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge.
Blackberry Crumble by Josi S. Kilpack (6/13/18)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
The Crush Dilemma by Susan Hatler (6/1/18)


message 35: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Shash!


message 36: by Angie (new)

Angie | 287 comments June Clean It Out
1/6/18 – 30/6/18
5/5


1 – Undiscovered – Sara Humphreys - 20/6/18
2 – Crown of Cinders – Rebecca Etherington - 13/6/18
3 – Only Human – Candace Blevins - 7/6/18
4 – Just Friends – Monica Murphy - 5/6/18
5 – Why Mummy Drinks – Gill Sims - 4/6/18


message 37: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
WOOHOO Angie!


message 38: by Joann (last edited Jun 30, 2018 07:15AM) (new)

Joann | 1300 comments fell short this month, only finishing 4/5 :(

First 20 The Lake House - Kate Morton - 6/21/18
Series started: Miss Marple #2 - The Thirteen Problems - Agatha Christie - 6/2 /18
Own
Difficult challenge The Jackal's Head - Elizabeth Peters - 6/7/18 - takes place in Egypt
Ebook own Northanger Abbey- Jane Austen - 6/17/18


message 39: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 44019 comments Mod
Bummer!


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