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message 1: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Jun 09, 2018 08:41AM) (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018

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Choose one or more of the below words to spell out this month. You can use any of the following to complete a letter:
1. First letter of the Book's title (Use or Ignore A, An or The)
2. First letter of the Author's first or last name
3. First letter of a Main Character's first or last name

Challenge Rules: All forms of books are accepted as long as they are 100 pages or more. When posting updates of completed books, please include a link to the title and author’s name, along with the date you finished reading the book. When you have finished the challenge, please copy and paste your entire challenge and re-post in a new message, letting us know it is completed.

Words to Choose From

Singapore
Marina Bay
Gardens By the Bay
Flyer
Cultural
Neighborhoods
Chinatown
Haw Par
Villa
Night
Safari


message 2: by Jan, Moderator (last edited May 23, 2019 02:07PM) (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Participants

Allie
Amanda A ~ Done
Bev(baglady) ~ Done
Book Concierge ~ Done
Connie ~ Done
Jan ~ Done
Karen ♐ ~ Done
Kathryn~ Done
Marina ~ Done
~Michelle~
Olivermagnus ~ Done
Sam ~ Done
Tanya


message 3: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Jun 24, 2018 07:35PM) (new)

Jan | 14232 comments My Spot

Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018
9/9

Singapore
S - Murder at the Mansion by Sheila Connolly 6/16/18*
I - I'm Kona Love You Forever by JoAnn Bassett 6/3/18***
N - Bone Hook by Toby Neal 8/14/18****
G - Gifford from: The Taxidermist's Daughter by Kate Mosse 6/22/18****
A - Barking with the Stars by Sparkle Abbey 6/10/18****
P - Pali from: Hilo, Goodbye by JoAnn Bassett 6/7/18***
O - O'ahu Lonesome Tonight? by JoAnn Bassett 6/2/18****
R - Richard from: Moloka'i Lullaby by JoAnn Bassett 6/5/18***
E - Edward from: Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky 6/12/18****

Murder at the Mansion (Victorian Village Mysteries, #1) by Sheila Connolly I'm Kona Love You Forever (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series #6) by JoAnn Bassett Bone Hook (Lei Crime, #10) by Toby Neal The Taxidermist's Daughter by Kate Mosse Barking with the Stars (The Pampered Pets Mysteries Book 9) by Sparkle Abbey Hilo, Goodbye (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series Book 8) by JoAnn Bassett O'ahu Lonesome Tonight? (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series #5) by JoAnn Bassett Moloka'i Lullaby (Islands of Aloha Mystery #7) by JoAnn Bassett Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky


message 4: by Olivermagnus (last edited Jun 28, 2018 04:18AM) (new)

 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 699 comments Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018

9
of 9 Complete

C - Clive Cussler - Piranha - 6/5/18
H - Kate Hamer - The Girl in the Red Coat - 6/16/18
I - The Identicals - Elin Hilderbrand - 6/10/18
N - Night of the Living Deed - E.J. Copperman - 6/23/18
A - Angela Marsons - Dying Truth - 6/12/18
T - Third Degree - Greg Iles - 6/20/18
O - Out of the Sun - Robert Goddard - 6/14/18
W - World of Trouble - Ben H. Winters - 6/13/18
N - Blood on the Tracks - Barbara Nickless - 6/28/18


message 5: by Michelle's Empty Nest (last edited Jun 12, 2018 07:32AM) (new)

Michelle's Empty Nest (mlundy5) | 141 comments Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018
Completed: 7/9



C - J.B. Chicoine | Spilled Coffee 6-2-2018 | 3*
H - Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins 6-11-2018 | 3*
I - I is for Innocent by Sue Grafton 6-10-2018 | 3*
N -
A - Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps by Kelly Williams Brown 6-9-2018 | 3*
T - Victoria Thompson | Murder in Chinatown 6-1-2018 | 4*
O -
W - Colson Whitehead | The Underground Railroad 6-5-2018 | 3*
N - Neil Gaiman | The Graveyard Book 6-4-2018 | 3*


message 6: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Welcome Lynda & Michelle!


message 7: by Marina H (last edited Aug 02, 2018 02:23AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments Singapore Spell Out
Date: June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018
Completed: 9/9

S: Simpel sandhed by Jodi Picoult 03/06/18
I: I denne stille nat by Mari Jungstedt 09/06/18
N: Nina Riggs 02/08/18 - The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying 02/08/18
G: Garrick from Som stjernerne står by Cora Carmack 19/06/18
A: Anders from Den inderste kreds by Mari Jungstedt 14/06/18
P: Pilcher, Rosamunde - The Shell Seekers 28/06/18
O: Oscar Wilde - Billedet af Dorian Gray 10/06/18
R: Robin from Hum If You Don't Know the Words by Bianca Marais 17/06/18
E: Evanovich, Janet - Metro Girl 04/06/18


message 8: by Connie N. (last edited Sep 25, 2018 04:43PM) (new)

Connie N. | 494 comments Singapore Spell
Timeframe: 6/1/18 to 6/30/18
9/9

S - Author Sandra Brown - Breakfast in Bed - 6/6/18 ♥♥♥
I - I've Been Thinking . . .Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life by Maria Shriver - 6/7/18 ♥♥♥
N - Author Nina LaCour - You Know Me Well - 6/25/18 ♥♥♥
G - Author Tess Gerritsen - Keeper of the Bride - 9/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Agatha Christie - Mrs. McGinty's Dead - 6/10/18 ♥♥♥♥
P - Author Amanda Prowse - The Art of Hiding - 6/8/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - One Less Problem Without You by Beth Harbison - 6/3/18 ♥♥♥
R - Author J.D. Robb - Delusion in Death - 6/9/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Author Emily March - Heartache Falls - 6/12/18 ♥♥♥

Breakfast in Bed (Bed & Breakfast #1) by Sandra Brown I've Been Thinking . . .Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life by Maria Shriver You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour Keeper of the Bride by Tess Gerritsen Mrs. McGinty's Dead (Hercule Poirot, #28) by Agatha Christie The Art of Hiding by Amanda Prowse One Less Problem Without You by Beth Harbison Delusion in Death (In Death, #35) by J.D. Robb Heartache Falls (Eternity Springs, #3) by Emily March

*****CHALLENGE COMPLETE 9/25/18*****


message 9: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Have fun Marina & Connie!


message 10: by Karen ♐ (last edited Jun 30, 2018 08:02PM) (new)

Karen ♐ (kmk1214) | 813 comments Singapore Spell
Timeframe: 6/1/18 to 6/30/18
6/6


Haw Par
H - Holding on Tighter Shayla Black - 6/14
A - Rocky Mountain Retreat Vivian Arend - 6/11
W - With This Man Jodi Ellen Malpas - 6/24
P - Passion Shelly Bell - 6/5
A - Love in Lingerie Alessandra Torre - 6/12
R - Birthright Nora Roberts - 6/3
Holding on Tighter (Wicked Lovers #12) by Shayla Black Rocky Mountain Retreat (Six Pack Ranch #8; Rocky Mountain House #11) by Vivian Arend With This Man (This Man, #4) by Jodi Ellen Malpas Passion (White Collared, #4) by Shelly Bell Love in Lingerie by Alessandra Torre Birthright by Nora Roberts


message 11: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Thanks for joining us Karen!


message 13: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Welcome Bev!


message 14: by Book Concierge (last edited Jul 04, 2018 09:53AM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 1458 comments Singapore S*P*E*L*L
Begins: 01June18 / Ends: 30June18



5 / 5 completed

Night
N - NELL is main char in The Forgotten Garden ✔ – 30June18
I - I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter ✔ – 12June18
G - GENOVA, Lisa / Left Neglected ✔ - 02July18
H - Honeymoon with My Brother ✔ – 29June18
T - Trans-Sister Radio ✔ – 06June18
.


message 15: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Welcome BC!


message 16: by Kathryn (last edited Jul 21, 2018 06:54PM) (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 541 comments Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018

F Stacy Finz Love You 7/6/18 ****
L Laura Ingalls Wilder The Long Winter 6/5/18 ****
Y Hester Young The Gates of Evangeline 7/10/18 ****
E Elizabeth in Girls Like Us Gail Giles 7/13/18 ***
R Rawiya in The Map of Salt and Stars Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar 7/5/18 **


message 17: by Tanya (new)

Tanya | 19 comments Singapore Spell Out
June 1st-June 30th
Completed: 0/?

I feel I have to be more strategic about this, so I'll look over my upcoming books and pick my word tonight!


message 18: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Have fun Kathryn & Tanya!!


message 19: by Amanda A (last edited Jun 22, 2018 08:14PM) (new)

Amanda A | 264 comments Singapore Spell Out
Completed: 9/9


S - Wild Hunger by Suzanne Wright 6/1
I - An Invitation to Murder by Leighann Dobbs & Harmony Williams 6/7
N - The Next Girl by Carla Kovach 6/3
G - Getting Schooled by Emma Chase 6/5
A - After You Left by Carol Mason 6/10
P - Posies and Poison by Wendy Meadows 6/22
O - Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver 6/20
R - Fire and Ice by Rhonda James 6/2
E - Queen Heir by Jaymin Eve & Leia Stone 6/9


message 20: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Welcome Amanda!


message 21: by Sam (last edited Sep 11, 2018 04:21PM) (new)


message 22: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Glad you are joining us Sam!


message 23: by Allie (last edited Jul 08, 2018 06:32PM) (new)

Allie | 959 comments I can already tell you I ain’t finishing this one by July 1st!! 😅

But what the hay, right?

C - Caraval 6/10/18
H - Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III from How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse 7/6/18
I - Iggulden, Conn (Dunstan) 6/15/18
N -
A - Alina from Siege and Storm 6/25/18
T -
O -
W -
N -


message 24: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Take as much time as you need Allie!!


message 25: by Amanda A (new)

Amanda A | 264 comments Singapore Spell Out
Completed: 9/9


S - Wild Hunger by Suzanne Wright 6/1
I - An Invitation to Murder by Leighann Dobbs & Harmony Williams 6/7
N - The Next Girl by Carla Kovach 6/3
G - Getting Schooled by Emma Chase 6/5
A - After You Left by Carol Mason 6/10
P - Posies and Poison by Wendy Meadows 6/22
O - Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver 6/20
R - Fire and Ice by Rhonda James 6/2
E - Queen Heir by Jaymin Eve & Leia Stone 6/9


message 26: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Terrific job Amanda!!


message 27: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments I'm finished!

Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018
9/9

Singapore
S - Murder at the Mansion by Sheila Connolly 6/16/18*
I - I'm Kona Love You Forever by JoAnn Bassett 6/3/18***
N - Bone Hook by Toby Neal 8/14/18****
G - Gifford from: The Taxidermist's Daughter by Kate Mosse 6/22/18****
A - Barking with the Stars by Sparkle Abbey 6/10/18****
P - Pali from: Hilo, Goodbye by JoAnn Bassett 6/7/18***
O - O'ahu Lonesome Tonight? by JoAnn Bassett 6/2/18****
R - Richard from: Moloka'i Lullaby by JoAnn Bassett 6/5/18***
E - Edward from: Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky 6/12/18****

Murder at the Mansion (Victorian Village Mysteries, #1) by Sheila Connolly I'm Kona Love You Forever (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series #6) by JoAnn Bassett Bone Hook (Lei Crime, #10) by Toby Neal The Taxidermist's Daughter by Kate Mosse Barking with the Stars (The Pampered Pets Mysteries Book 9) by Sparkle Abbey Hilo, Goodbye (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series Book 8) by JoAnn Bassett O'ahu Lonesome Tonight? (Islands of Aloha Mystery Series #5) by JoAnn Bassett Moloka'i Lullaby (Islands of Aloha Mystery #7) by JoAnn Bassett Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky


message 28: by Olivermagnus (last edited Jun 28, 2018 04:23AM) (new)

 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 699 comments ~~~ Completed ~~~

Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018

9
of 9 Complete

C - Clive Cussler - Piranha - 6/5/18
H - Kate Hamer - The Girl in the Red Coat - 6/16/18
I - The Identicals - Elin Hilderbrand - 6/10/18
N - Night of the Living Deed - E.J. Copperman - 6/23/18
A - Angela Marsons - Dying Truth - 6/12/18
T - Third Degree - Greg Iles - 6/20/18
O - Out of the Sun - Robert Goddard - 6/14/18
W - World of Trouble - Ben H. Winters - 6/13/18
N - Barbara Nickless - Blood on the Tracks - 6/28/18


message 29: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Way to go Lynda!!


message 30: by Karen ♐ (new)

Karen ♐ (kmk1214) | 813 comments Thanks for a great Challenge!

Singapore Spell
Timeframe: 6/1/18 to 6/30/18
6/6


Haw Par
H - Holding on Tighter Shayla Black - 6/14
A - Rocky Mountain Retreat Vivian Arend - 6/11
W - With This Man Jodi Ellen Malpas - 6/24
P - Passion Shelly Bell - 6/5
A - Love in Lingerie Alessandra Torre - 6/12
R - Birthright Nora Roberts - 6/3
Holding on Tighter (Wicked Lovers #12) by Shayla Black Rocky Mountain Retreat (Six Pack Ranch #8; Rocky Mountain House #11) by Vivian Arend With This Man (This Man, #4) by Jodi Ellen Malpas Passion (White Collared, #4) by Shelly Bell Love in Lingerie by Alessandra Torre Birthright by Nora Roberts


message 31: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Well done Karen!!


message 32: by Book Concierge (last edited Jul 04, 2018 09:53AM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 1458 comments Update message # 14 - Challenge completed - 02July18


Singapore S*P*E*L*L
Begins: 01June18 / Ends: 30June18



5 / 5 completed

Night
N - NELL is main char in The Forgotten Garden ✔ – 30June18
I - I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter ✔ – 12June18
G - GENOVA, Lisa / Left Neglected ✔ - 02July18
H - Honeymoon with My Brother ✔ – 29June18
T - Trans-Sister Radio ✔ – 06June18
.


message 33: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Nice job BC!


message 34: by Kathryn (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 541 comments Finally!

Singapore Spell Out
June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018

F Stacy Finz Love You 7/6/18 ****
L Laura Ingalls Wilder The Long Winter 6/5/18 ****
Y Hester Young The Gates of Evangeline 7/10/18 ****
E Elizabeth in Girls Like Us Gail Giles 7/13/18 ***
R Rawiya in The Map of Salt and Stars Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar 7/5/18 **


message 35: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Great job Kathryn! You did have a couple hard letters.


message 36: by Kathryn (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 541 comments In June, I was kind of in a reading rut, so I did not get much reading done.


message 37: by Marina H (new)

Marina H | 327 comments Once again I'm a little late :-D But I'm done!

Singapore Spell Out
Date: June 1, 2018 - June 30, 3018
Completed: 9/9

S: Simpel sandhed by Jodi Picoult 03/06/18
I: I denne stille nat by Mari Jungstedt 09/06/18
N: Nina Riggs 02/08/18 - The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying 02/08/18
G: Garrick from Som stjernerne står by Cora Carmack 19/06/18
A: Anders from Den inderste kreds by Mari Jungstedt 14/06/18
P: Pilcher, Rosamunde - The Shell Seekers 28/06/18
O: Oscar Wilde - Billedet af Dorian Gray 10/06/18
R: Robin from Hum If You Don't Know the Words by Bianca Marais 17/06/18
E: Evanovich, Janet - Metro Girl 04/06/18


message 38: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Don't need to apologize about being late Marina! Well done :)


message 40: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Yay Sam!! Nice job :)


message 41: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 494 comments Well done, Sam!


message 42: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 1458 comments Yay, Sam .... I also keep plugging away. Seems I have a "talent" for picking a word to spell where I wind up missing one letter for a month or more ... S*I*G*H


message 43: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 494 comments Finished up another one.

Singapore Spell
Timeframe: 6/1/18 to 6/30/18
9/9

S - Author Sandra Brown - Breakfast in Bed - 6/6/18 ♥♥♥
I - I've Been Thinking . . .Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life by Maria Shriver - 6/7/18 ♥♥♥
N - Author Nina LaCour - You Know Me Well - 6/25/18 ♥♥♥
G - Author Tess Gerritsen - Keeper of the Bride - 9/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Agatha Christie - Mrs. McGinty's Dead - 6/10/18 ♥♥♥♥
P - Author Amanda Prowse - The Art of Hiding - 6/8/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - One Less Problem Without You by Beth Harbison - 6/3/18 ♥♥♥
R - Author J.D. Robb - Delusion in Death - 6/9/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Author Emily March - Heartache Falls - 6/12/18 ♥♥♥

Breakfast in Bed (Bed & Breakfast #1) by Sandra Brown I've Been Thinking . . .Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life by Maria Shriver You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour Keeper of the Bride by Tess Gerritsen Mrs. McGinty's Dead (Hercule Poirot, #28) by Agatha Christie The Art of Hiding by Amanda Prowse One Less Problem Without You by Beth Harbison Delusion in Death (In Death, #35) by J.D. Robb Heartache Falls (Eternity Springs, #3) by Emily March

*****CHALLENGE COMPLETE 9/25/18*****


message 44: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Way to go Connie!


message 46: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14232 comments Terrific job Bev!! Looks like you are also getting some updating done. Such a chore sometimes :)


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