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message 1: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (last edited May 31, 2018 02:12PM) (new)

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Andrea & Hannah, this is where you will post your reviews/books for the categories. :)

FREE pass available for one category. Let me know if/when you want to use it. :)

Chat thread: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...
Spreadsheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/...


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message 3: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (last edited Oct 21, 2019 07:32PM) (new)

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Categories:


*Read a historical novel - Castle on the Rise (Lost Castle #2) by Kristy Cambron | Andrea | 12/3
*Read a suspense novel - Delayed Justice (Hidden Justice #3) by Cara C. Putman | Hannah
*Read a contemporary novel Code of Valor (Blue Justice, #3) by Lynette Eason | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a Biblical fiction novel
*Read a fantasy/sci-fi novel The Glass Castle (Thirteen #1) by Trisha White Priebe | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a YA novel
- The Orphan's Wish (Hagenheim, #8) by Melanie Dickerson | Hannah | 6/17/18
*Read a book with 100-199 pages - The Thief, The Damsel, And The Dragon by Angela R. Watts | Hannah | 7/19
*Read a book with 200-299 pages - Kiera by Kate Willis | Hannah
*Read a book with 300-399 pages - Colors of Christmas Two Contemporary Stories Celebrate the Hope of Christmas by Olivia Newport | Andrea | 7/8/18
*Read a book with 400+ pages - With This Pledge (Carnton, #1) by Tamera Alexander | Hannah

*Read a book that has a man and woman on the cover - You'll Think of Me (Thunder Creek #1) by Robin Lee Hatcher | Hannah
*Read a book with a single woman on the cover A Secret to Die For by Lisa Harris | Hannah | 12/21
*Read a book with a single man on the cover - Dead Drift (Chesapeake Valor, #4) by Dani Pettrey | Hannah | 12/10
*Read a book with a person on the cover NOT showing their face
*Read a book with a moon on the cover
*Read a book with a water on the cover
-Quest for Leviathan by Amanda Tero | Hannah | 6/14/18
*Read a book with a bridge on the cover - Sweet on You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #3) by Becky Wade | Hannah
*Read a book with a mostly white cover Catching the Wind by Melanie Dobson | Andrea
*Read a book with a mostly black cover - A Rumored Fortune by Joanna Davidson Politano | Hannah
*Read a book with a mostly blue cover - Beneath Copper Falls (Rock Harbor #6) by Colleen Coble | Hannah

*Read a book with a mostly green cover The Inn at Hidden Run (Tree of Life #1) by Olivia Newport | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a book with a mode of transportation (car, boat, bicycle, etc.) on the cover
*Read a book with a dog or cat on the cover or in the title
*Read a book with a baby on the cover or in title - Baby on Her Doorstep by Rhonda Gibson | Hannah
*Read a book with three or more people on the cover - Far Side of the Sea by Kate Breslin | Hannah
*Read a book with a road (dirt or paved) on the cover - Who I Am with You (Legacy of Faith #1) by Robin Lee Hatcher | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a book with a dress on the cover - Romancing the Bride (Frontier Vows #1) by Melissa Jagears | Hannah | 12/3
*Read a book without people on the cover - Where the Fire Falls (Vintage National Parks, #2) by Karen Barnett | Hannah
*Read a book with a hat on the cover
*Read a book with a fence on the cover The Captive Brides Collection 9 Stories of Great Challenges Overcome through Great Love by Susan Page Davis | Hannah

*Read a book that DOESN'T have the words "A, An, or The" in the title - Delayed Justice (Hidden Justice #3) by Cara C. Putman | Andrea
*Read a book that DOES have the words "A, An, or The" in the title - The Lady of Tarpon Springs by Judith McCoy Miller | Andrea | 9/7
*Read a book with a family relationship in the title (son, daughter, mother, etc)
*Read a book that has "And" in the title | Eddy and the Tidepools by Kellyn Roth | Andrea 8/29
*Read a book with a one word title
*Read a book with a hyphen in the title (e.g. Christmas Cover-Up)
*Read a book with an apostrophe in the title (e.g. Grace's Pictures) - Weaver's Needle by Robin Caroll | Hannah | 7/19
*Read a book with a number in the title (e.g. The 30-Day Praise Challenge / Three Little Words)
*Read a book with a profession in the title (Doctor, midwife, etc) - The Pirate Bride (Daughters of the Mayflower #2) by Kathleen Y'Barbo | Hannah | 9/8
*Read a book with a double letter in the title (e.g. Falling for You - double "L"' in Falling),
- Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade | Hannah | 6/13/18

*Read a book published in the spring (March-June) - More Than Meets the Eye (Patchwork Family, #1) by Karen Witemeyer | Hannah | 9/7
*Read a book published in the summer (June-September)
*Read a book published in the fall (September-December)
- The Mystery Finding True Love in a World of Broken Lovers by Lacey Sturm | Andrea | 6/13/18
*Read a book published in the winter (December-March)
*Read a book that is the first book in its series On a Summer Tide (Three Sisters Island #1) by Suzanne Woods Fisher | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a book that is the last book in its series - An Hour Unspent (Shadows Over England, #3) by Roseanna M. White | Hannah
*Read a book that is NOT part of a series
*Read a book that is part of a trilogy (only three books in the series)A Borrowed Dream (Cimarron Creek Trilogy #2) by Amanda Cabot | Hannah
*Read a book that is part of a series with 4+ books
*Read a book with 5 or more vowels in the title (e.g. The Rose of Winslow Street) - Called to Protect (Blue Justice #2) by Lynette Eason | Hannah | 12/10

*Read a book that is set during a war - Freedom's Light by Colleen Coble | Andrea | 8/3
*Read a book set OUTSIDE the USA - An Hour Unspent (Shadows Over England, #3) by Roseanna M. White | Andrea
*Read a book with a police officer or soldier (must include text which mentions them) - Called to Protect (Blue Justice #2) by Lynette Eason | Andrea | 7/7/18
*Read a book with a doctor or nurse (must include text which mentions them) - Ours for a Season by Kim Vogel Sawyer | Hannah
* Read a book with something musical on the cover or in the title (i.e. an instrument, musical notes, etc.)
- Justice Betrayed (Memphis Cold Case #3) by Patricia Bradley | Hannah | 6/13/18
*Read a debut novel - The Hope of Azure Springs by Rachel Fordham | Hannah | 12/3
*Read a book that was not originally published this year (2018) - More Than a Promise by Ruth Logan Herne | Andrea
*Read a book with stars on the cover - The Stars Above Northumberland by Anita Stansfield | Hannah
*Read a book with a suitcase/luggage on the cover Fever at Dawn by Péter Gárdos | Andrea | 8/29
*Read a book with an author with three names (must be on the cover)
e.g. Sisterchicks on the Loose (Sisterchicks, #1) by Robin Jones Gunn
| The Christmas Heirloom Four Holiday Novellas of Love Through the Generations by Karen Witemeyer | Andrea | 12/12


message 4: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (last edited Jun 11, 2018 09:21PM) (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
Please post as follows:

Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade
Date finished: 6/13/18
Rating: 5 stars
Category: *Read a book with a double letter in the title
How it works: the word FALLING has double L's
Review: link to your review


message 5: by Hannah (last edited Jun 13, 2018 02:42PM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade
Date finished: 6/13/18
Rating: 5 stars
Category: *Read a book with a double letter in the title
How it works: the word FALLING has double Ls
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 6: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (last edited Jun 13, 2018 01:53PM) (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
Hannah wrote: "Falling for You (A Bradford Sisters Romance, #2) by Becky Wade
Date finished: 6/13/18
Category: *Read a book with a double letter in the title
How it works: the word FALLING has double Ls
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/r..."


Oh my! :) The example for how to post and it is your first book...exactly! :D


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Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
Updated to here


message 8: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments I know! I got a huge kick out of that! :)


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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Justice Betrayed (Memphis Cold Case #3) by Patricia Bradley
Date finished 6/13/18
Rating: 3.5 stars
Category: Something with a musical instrument on cover
How it works: There is a necklace with a guitar pendant on the cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments The Mystery Finding True Love in a World of Broken Lovers by Lacey Sturm
Finished: 6/13/18
Rating: 2 stars
Category: #43 published in fall (September-December)
How it works: It was published on October 4, 2016.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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message 13: by Hannah (last edited Jun 14, 2018 06:59AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Quest for Leviathan by Amanda Tero
Finished 6/14/18
Rating 4 stars
Category: #16 Water on the cover
How it works: the cover has a sea scene.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments The Orphan's Wish (Hagenheim, #8) by Melanie Dickerson
Finished 6/16/18
Rating 4 stars
Category: #6 YA novel
How it works: Story is marketed to YA audience and features a teen heroine.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Called to Protect (Blue Justice #2) by Lynette Eason
Finished 7/7/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #53 with a police officer or solder
How it works: The lead and her dog her a K-9 officer team.
"Officer Chloe St. John pulled her SUV to a stop on the Gervais Street Bridge behind the teeming chaos just ahead."
"She returned to her vehicle and released Hank, her Dutch shepherd K-9, from his special area, and he hopped down beside her, quivering with energy and ready to work."
Both quotes were from 3%, Chapter 1, in the NetGalley copy I had.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Colors of Christmas Two Contemporary Stories Celebrate the Hope of Christmas by Olivia Newport
Finished 7/8/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #9 300-399 pages
How it works: The book has 320 pages.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 19: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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message 20: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Thanks, Mel!


message 21: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments The Thief, The Damsel, And The Dragon by Angela R. Watts
Finished 7/4/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #7 100-199 pages
How it works: Book has 132 pages
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/edit...


message 22: by Hannah (last edited Jul 19, 2018 04:09PM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Weaver's Needle by Robin Caroll
Finished 6/26/18
Rating 1 star
Category #37 Apostrophe in title
How it works: Apostrophe in "weaver's"
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 23: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments (That's category #37, for the apostrophe one. Noting for clarification purposes only.)


message 24: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Oh, thanks! Changing it.


message 25: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Freedom's Light by Colleen Coble
Finished 8/2/18
Rating 1 star
Category #51 set during a war
How it works: Set during Revolutionary War.
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
updated

10/60 done


message 27: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Hey, we've hit double digits! Cool.


message 28: by Hannah (last edited Sep 07, 2018 06:48AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments More Than Meets the Eye (Patchwork Family, #1) by Karen Witemeyer
Finished 7/30/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #41, published in spring
How it works: Published June 6, 2018
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 29: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments The Lady of Tarpon Springs by Judith McCoy Miller
Finished 9/7/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #32, does have A, AN, or THE, in title
How it works: THE in title
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 30: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (last edited Sep 08, 2018 12:56PM) (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments The Pirate Bride (Daughters of the Mayflower #2) by Kathleen Y'Barbo

Finished 8/30/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #39 Profession in title
How it works: the hero is a privateer by trade
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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message 33: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments More Than a Promise by Ruth Logan Herne
Finished 9/21/18
Rating 1 star
Category #57 Not published this year (2018)
How it works: Published in 2016
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 34: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments An Hour Unspent (Shadows Over England, #3) by Roseanna M. White
Finished 10/6/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #52 set outside the USA
How it works: Set in England
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 35: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Delayed Justice (Hidden Justice #3) by Cara C. Putman
Finished 10/26/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #31 doesn't have A, AN, or THE in title
How it works: Doesn't have articles in the title
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 36: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Delayed Justice (Hidden Justice #3) by Cara C. Putman
Finished 8/17/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #2 Suspense novel
How it works: Romantic suspense genre
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Ours for a Season by Kim Vogel Sawyer
Finished 10/28/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #54 Contains doctor or nurse
How it works: a character must go to doctor's appointments. “...I’ll let the doctor know you’ve arrived” (loc 1474)
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 38: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments An Hour Unspent (Shadows Over England, #3) by Roseanna M. White
Finished 10/3/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #46 Last book in a series
How it works: It's the third and final book in the series
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 39: by Hannah (last edited Oct 29, 2018 03:01PM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments You'll Think of Me (Thunder Creek #1) by Robin Lee Hatcher
Finished 9/1/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #11 Man and woman on cover
How it works: Man and woman on cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Beneath Copper Falls (Rock Harbor #6) by Colleen Coble
Finished 8/24/18
Rating 4 stars
Category #20 Mostly blue cover
How it works: Cover is mostly blue
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


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Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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message 42: by Hannah (last edited Dec 03, 2018 07:29AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments The Hope of Azure Springs by Rachel Fordham
Finished 10/31/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #56 Debut novel
How it works: It's a debut novel
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 43: by Hannah (last edited Dec 03, 2018 07:44AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Romancing the Bride (Frontier Vows #1) by Melissa Jagears
Finished 10/5/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #27 Dress on cover
How it works: there is a woman wearing a dress on the cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 44: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Castle on the Rise (Lost Castle #2) by Kristy Cambron
Rating 1 star
Category #1 historical novel
How it works: two POVs out of three are in the past (1700s + 1910s) throughout
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 45: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
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message 46: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Thanks, Melanie! I hope it's okay if this trickles over into next year. I'm planning on making 2019 an NG-heavy reading year.


message 47: by Melanie, ✞Moderator, Avid Reader, & Blogger ✞ (new)

Melanie (lovebeingvegan) | 9611 comments Mod
Andrea wrote: "Thanks, Melanie! I hope it's okay if this trickles over into next year. I'm planning on making 2019 an NG-heavy reading year."

That is fine. There are only a few threads left, so it doesn't take much to update. :D


message 48: by Andrea (new)

Andrea Cox (andreacox) | 4568 comments Awesome. Thanks!


message 49: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Called to Protect (Blue Justice #2) by Lynette Eason
Finished 7/15/18
Rating 5 stars
Category #50 Five or more vowels in title
How it works: There are five vowels in the title
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


message 50: by Hannah (last edited Dec 10, 2018 01:39PM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 1506 comments Dead Drift (Chesapeake Valor, #4) by Dani Pettrey
Finished 7/15/18
Rating 4.5 stars
Category #13 Book with a single man on the cover
How it works: There is a man on the cover
Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...
(note: my review-copy review was posted on a review blog, so this does qualify as a review given in exchange for a copy. Since I posted a separate review here and bought a paperback, I didn't give the disclaimer.)


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