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message 1: by JoAnne (last edited Jun 08, 2018 02:05PM) (new)

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Debbie messaged me this morning to ask for a tribute to Anthony Bourdain. I would have thought of it but I am still stunned by his death. I first became aware of Bourdain during his first TV show, A Cook's Tour. I have loved him ever since.

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: One month from start date
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.


Tasks:

Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.

President Obama memorialized him, writing, "He taught us about food — but more importantly, about its ability to bring us together. To make us a little less afraid of the unknown."

Sleep well Tony.



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message 2: by JoAnne (last edited Aug 25, 2020 07:28AM) (new)


message 3: by JoAnne (last edited Jul 04, 2018 07:25AM) (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: June 8- July 7, 2018
Read: 8

Tasks:

👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef.
Lost and Found Sisters Jill Shalvis 7/3/18

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
Cocoa Beach Beatriz Williams 6/12/18
MacKenzie Fire Elle Casey 6/18/18
Before and Again Barbara Delinsky 6/29/18
Rainy Day Friends Jill Shalvis 7/4/18

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC and has a brother.
Two Sisters Mary Hogan 6/10/18

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
Wild Horse Springs Jodi Thomas 6/27/18

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
A Madness So Discreet Mindy McGinnis 6/17/18


message 4: by Claire (last edited Jun 08, 2018 02:33PM) (new)

Claire  | 285 comments June 9 - July 8

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


message 5: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Claire!


message 6: by Debbie (last edited Jun 08, 2018 03:25PM) (new)

Debbie | 317 comments Thank you, JoAnne. I'm in.

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery. Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly - Ordered it through Barnes and Noble.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Debbie!

You'll love the book!


Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (shuga) | 183 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: One month from start date
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.


Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.
👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.

President Obama memorialized him, writing, "He taught us about food — but more importantly, about its ability to bring us together. To make us a little less afraid of the unknown."

Sleep well Tony.


message 9: by Emeli (last edited Jun 09, 2018 12:22PM) (new)

Emeli Webb | 326 comments Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
Denim (A Material World #4) by K.C. Wells
Published june 7th 2018
Finished 9/6

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.
👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 566 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain

Completed 4



👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

✔️👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

Try Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #1) by Olivia Cunning Try Me by Olivia Cunning - 13/06/2018

✔️👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character has a brother.

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

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

✔️👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Tell Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #6) by Olivia Cunning Tell Me by Olivia Cunning - 18/06/2018

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

✔️👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

Take Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #3) by Olivia Cunning Take Me by Olivia Cunning - 15/06/2018

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Sallie, Emelie and Christine!


message 12: by Cindy III (last edited Jul 21, 2021 01:15PM) (new)

Cindy III | 356 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: ?
0/10
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.
devil in the grove

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
things i'm seeing without you


message 13: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Cindy!


message 14: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Gabi!


message 15: by Melanie (last edited Jul 09, 2018 04:43PM) (new)

Melanie Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration:
One month from start date

Start date: June 12 2018
Finish date: July 12 2018

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.
Soraya The Storyteller by Rosanne Hawke Soraya The Storyteller - Rosanne Hawke - 6/24/2018 - Brother Rafeeq.
Because It Is My Blood (Birthright, #2) by Gabrielle Zevin Because It Is My Blood - Gabrielle Zevin - 6/27/2018 - set in NYC
Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich Notorious Nineteen - Janet Evanovich - 6/29/2018 - set in New Jersey.
In the Age of Love and Chocolate (Birthright, #3) by Gabrielle Zevin In the Age of Love and Chocolate - Gabrielle Zevin - 7/8/2018 - Set in NYC and has brother Leo.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.
The Winter Garden by Jane Thynne The Winter Garden - Jane Thynne - 6/20/2018 - MPG Mystery by 6 users.
The Girl with a Clock for a Heart by Peter Swanson The Girl with a Clock for a Heart - Peter Swanson - 6/23/2018 - MPG Mystery by 181 users.
The Good Daughter by Alexandra Burt The Good Daughter - Alexandra Burt - 7/10/2018 - MPG Mystery by 13 users
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
Every Note Played by Lisa Genova Every Note Played - Lisa Genova - 6/12/2018 - Daughter Grace
Iron Cradles - Carol Mara - 7/3/2018 - MC Nettie has 2 daughters Beth and Rose.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (shuga) | 183 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: 06.12.2018 - 07.11.2018
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.


Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.
👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.

President Obama memorialized him, writing, "He taught us about food — but more importantly, about its ability to bring us together. To make us a little less afraid of the unknown."

Sleep well Tony.


message 17: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Melanie!


Sallie, you signed up in Message 8 already!! ;)


message 18: by L A i N E Y (last edited Jun 18, 2018 08:05PM) (new)

L A i N E Y (ohlainey) | 268 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain

Duration: 13 June - 13 July
Read: 2/2

👨‍🍳 7. Read a mystery book.
Little Monsters (6/13)

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
Asking For It (6/18)


RIP Anthony, you were an inspiration.


message 19: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome l a i n e y!


message 20: by Candy (new)

Candy | 66 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: June 8- July 7, 2018
1/10

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC and has a brother.

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.
The Mermaid

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.

The Mermaid by Christina Henry


message 21: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Candy!


message 22: by JoAnne (last edited Jul 12, 2018 10:08PM) (new)

JoAnne (joannemwct) | 1172 comments I'm in too
6/14/18 - 7/13/18
Read 7/10 DONE!

Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
The Love Fool by Lorenzo Petruzziello The Love Fool by Lorenzo Petruzziello 6/30/18 3stars ( Danish chef Pernille Bjørn, TV personality, and cookbook author - fits all 3!)

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
True Heart's Desire (Colorado Hearts, #2) by Caroline Fyffe True Heart's Desire (Colorado Hearts #2) by Caroline Fyffe 6/16/18 5stars (June 19, 2018)

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.
Can't Stop The Feeling (Whispering Bay Romance, #6) by Maria Geraci Can't Stop The Feeling (Whispering Bay Romance, #6) by Maria Geraci 6/17/18 4stars (both Jenna and Ben)

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams 7/8/18 4stars (Miranda temporarily lives in Paris with her stepfather's ex-wife)

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.
All-American Cowboy (Holiday, Texas #1) by Dylann Crush All-American Cowboy (Holiday, Texas #1) by Dylann Crush 6/28/18 4stars (Dwight and Hill, the lawyer)

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a mystery.
Kappy King and the Pickle Kaper (An Amish Mystery #2) by Amy Lillard Kappy King and the Pickle Kaper (An Amish Mystery #2) by Amy Lillard 6/23/18 4stars

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.
👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
Arden (Undercover Billionaire, #2) by Melody Anne Arden (Undercover Billionaire #2) by Melody Anne 6/20/18 4stars (Keera's dad)


message 23: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome JoAnne!


message 24: by Kat (last edited Jul 14, 2018 08:19PM) (new)

Kat Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: June 15- July 15, 2018

Read: 4/4

✔ 👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality. Yes, Chef by Marcus Samuelsson 7/13/18

✔ 👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year. X-Men by Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith 6/26/18

✔ 👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother. Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman 6/16/18

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

✔ 👨‍🍳 7. Read a ... non-fiction book Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell 7/7/18

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


message 25: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Kat!


message 26: by Rina (last edited Jul 26, 2018 04:25AM) (new)

Rina | 1084 comments Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: 16.06.2018 - 15.07.2018
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.


Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
Why Not Me?, Mindy Kaling, 21.06.2018

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
Paw Enforcement, Diane Kelly, 26.06.2018 - published in June 2014

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book has a brother.
Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood, Ann Brashares, 19.07.2018

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.
The Bear and the Nightingale, Katherine Arden, 27.06.2018

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.
The Phantom of the Opera, Gaston Leroux, 03.07.2018 - Opera is an Italian word

👨‍🍳 7. Read a non-fiction.
Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul: Stories About Pets as Teachers, Healers, Heroes and Friends, Jack Canfield, 09.07.2018

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


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L A i N E Y (ohlainey) | 268 comments Finished
Read: 2/2

👨‍🍳 7. Read a mystery book.
Little Monsters (6/13)

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
Asking For It (6/18)


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Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 2028 comments The Lost Challenges
Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration:
10/1/2019 - 10/31/2019

Progress: 7 out of 7

Debbie messaged me this morning to ask for a tribute to Anthony Bourdain. I would have thought of it but I am still stunned by his death. I first became aware of Bourdain during his first TV show, A Cook's Tour. I have loved him ever since.

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: One month from start date
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.

Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.

👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality:
Under the Table by Stephanie Evanovich - **** - 10/9/2019 - 336 Pages
👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year:
The Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell - ***** - 10/19/2019 - 288 Pages

Under the Table by Stephanie Evanovich The Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard - **** - 10/22/2019 - 383 Pages - has a brother

Red Queen (Red Queen, #1) by Victoria Aveyard

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France:
Beautiful Bitch by Christina Lauren - **** - 10/9/2019 - 160 Pages
👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing:
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand - **** - 10/2/2019 - 435 Pages

Beautiful Bitch (Beautiful Bastard, #1.5) by Christina Lauren Unearthly (Unearthly, #1) by Cynthia Hand

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.
God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens - **** - 10/23/2019 - 336 Pages - Non-Fiction

God Is Not Great How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.


👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
Rosalie Lightning: A Graphic Memoir by Tom Hart - ***** - 10/8/2019 - 272 Pages

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.

Rosalie Lightning A Graphic Memoir by Tom Hart

President Obama memorialized him, writing, "He taught us about food — but more importantly, about its ability to bring us together. To make us a little less afraid of the unknown."

Sleep well Tony.

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Challenge Rules
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ElleEm I would like to take part in this one.

July 1-July 31.


Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.-Plum Island by Nelson DeMille Finished 7/4/18***

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.-A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith Finished 7/7/18*****

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.-Beyond Reach by Karin Slaughter Finished 7/5/18****

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.-Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 7/19/18****

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.-Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt Finished 7/15/18****


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Welcome ElleEm!


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FINISHED
Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: June 8- July 7, 2018
Read: 8

Tasks:

👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef.
Lost and Found Sisters Jill Shalvis 7/3/18

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
Cocoa Beach Beatriz Williams 6/12/18
MacKenzie Fire Elle Casey 6/18/18
Before and Again Barbara Delinsky 6/29/18
Rainy Day Friends Jill Shalvis 7/4/18

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC and has a brother.
Two Sisters Mary Hogan 6/10/18

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
Wild Horse Springs Jodi Thomas 6/27/18

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
A Madness So Discreet Mindy McGinnis 6/17/18


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JoAnne (joannemwct) | 1172 comments in #8 what does MPG of travel or food stand for?


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ON a book's main page - the genres are listed

This is an example of Travel - Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail


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JoAnne (joannemwct) | 1172 comments JoAnne wrote: "ON a book's main page - the genres are listed

This is an example of Travel - Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail"


Thanks!


.•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*•. Christine .•*¨`*•✿ ✿•*¨`*• | 566 comments Finished! Not as many as I wanted, but I got some.

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain

Completed 4



👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

✔️👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

Try Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #1) by Olivia Cunning Try Me by Olivia Cunning - 13/06/2018

✔️👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character has a brother.

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

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

✔️👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

Tell Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #6) by Olivia Cunning Tell Me by Olivia Cunning - 18/06/2018

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

✔️👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

Take Me (One Night with Sole Regret, #3) by Olivia Cunning Take Me by Olivia Cunning - 15/06/2018

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


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WOOHOO Christine!


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JoAnne (joannemwct) | 1172 comments DONE on post #23

6/14/18 - 7/13/18
Read 7/10 DONE!

Tasks:
Anthony Michael Bourdain (June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted by popular sources as one of the most influential chefs in the world.
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
The Love Fool by Lorenzo Petruzziello The Love Fool by Lorenzo Petruzziello 6/30/18 3stars ( Danish chef Pernille Bjørn, TV personality, and cookbook author - fits all 3!)

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
True Heart's Desire (Colorado Hearts, #2) by Caroline Fyffe True Heart's Desire (Colorado Hearts #2) by Caroline Fyffe 6/16/18 5stars (June 19, 2018)

Tony was born June 25, 1956 in New York City and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey. His paternal grandparents emigrated from France during WW1. He has a younger brother, Charles.
👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.
Can't Stop The Feeling (Whispering Bay Romance, #6) by Maria Geraci Can't Stop The Feeling (Whispering Bay Romance, #6) by Maria Geraci 6/17/18 4stars (both Jenna and Ben)

The family spent their summers in France. Tony said that his love of food was aroused in his youth while on a family vacation in France, when he tried his first oyster on an oyster fisherman's boat.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.
The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams 7/8/18 4stars (Miranda temporarily lives in Paris with her stepfather's ex-wife)

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.
All-American Cowboy (Holiday, Texas #1) by Dylann Crush All-American Cowboy (Holiday, Texas #1) by Dylann Crush 6/28/18 4stars (Dwight and Hill, the lawyer)

Bourdain attended The Culinary Institute of America, graduating in 1978. From there he went on to run various restaurant kitchens in New York City. In 1998, Bourdain became executive chef at Brasserie Les Halles, based in Manhattan.
👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

Bourdain has written many books in many different genres.
👨‍🍳 7. Read a mystery.
Kappy King and the Pickle Kaper (An Amish Mystery #2) by Amy Lillard Kappy King and the Pickle Kaper (An Amish Mystery #2) by Amy Lillard 6/23/18 4stars

Tony had 4 TV shows of his own where he traveled the world and sampled the foods of the destinations. He was also a judge on many food competition shows.
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

Tony was considered "the original rock star" of the culinary world" and a culinary bad boy. He was extremely opinionated, especially about other cooks and chefs. He loved music and interview many musicians on his shows.
He was married twice and was the father of a daughter. He was found dead of an apparent suicide by his friend Éric Ripert on June 8, 2018, in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France.
👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.
Arden (Undercover Billionaire, #2) by Melody Anne Arden (Undercover Billionaire #2) by Melody Anne 6/20/18 4stars (Keera's dad)


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Melanie COMPLETION POST

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration:
One month from start date

Start date: June 12 2018
Finish date: July 12 2018

Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.
Soraya The Storyteller by Rosanne Hawke Soraya The Storyteller - Rosanne Hawke - 6/24/2018 - Brother Rafeeq.
Because It Is My Blood (Birthright, #2) by Gabrielle Zevin Because It Is My Blood - Gabrielle Zevin - 6/27/2018 - set in NYC
Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich Notorious Nineteen - Janet Evanovich - 6/29/2018 - set in New Jersey.
In the Age of Love and Chocolate (Birthright, #3) by Gabrielle Zevin In the Age of Love and Chocolate - Gabrielle Zevin - 7/8/2018 - Set in NYC and has brother Leo.
👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.
The Winter Garden by Jane Thynne The Winter Garden - Jane Thynne - 6/20/2018 - MPG Mystery by 6 users.
The Girl with a Clock for a Heart by Peter Swanson The Girl with a Clock for a Heart - Peter Swanson - 6/23/2018 - MPG Mystery by 181 users.
The Good Daughter by Alexandra Burt The Good Daughter - Alexandra Burt - 7/10/2018 - MPG Mystery by 13 users
👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.
Every Note Played by Lisa Genova Every Note Played - Lisa Genova - 6/12/2018 - Daughter Grace
Iron Cradles - Carol Mara - 7/3/2018 - MC Nettie has 2 daughters Beth and Rose.
👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


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WOOHOO Melanie!


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Kat Finished

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: June 15- July 15, 2018

Read: 4/4

✔ 👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality. Yes, Chef by Marcus Samuelsson 7/13/18

✔ 👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year. X-Men by Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith 6/26/18

✔ 👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother. Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman 6/16/18

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

✔ 👨‍🍳 7. Read a ... non-fiction book Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell 7/7/18

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


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WOOHOO Kat!


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Rina | 1084 comments Finished!

Tribute To Anthony Bourdain
Duration: 16.06.2018 - 15.07.2018
Choose as many tasks as you wish.
Participation Badge for this challenge.


Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.
Why Not Me?, Mindy Kaling, 21.06.2018

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.
Paw Enforcement, Diane Kelly, 26.06.2018 - published in June 2014

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book has a brother.
Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood, Ann Brashares, 19.07.2018

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.
The Bear and the Nightingale, Katherine Arden, 27.06.2018

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.
The Phantom of the Opera, Gaston Leroux, 03.07.2018 - Opera is an Italian word

👨‍🍳 7. Read a non-fiction.
Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul: Stories About Pets as Teachers, Healers, Heroes and Friends, Jack Canfield, 09.07.2018

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.


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WOOHOO Rina!


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ElleEm Challenge Competed.

July 1-July 31.


Tasks:
👨‍🍳 1. Read a book where the MC is a chef, an author or a television personality.

👨‍🍳 2. Read a book published in June of any year.

👨‍🍳 3. Read a book where a character lives in NYC or New Jersey OR has a brother.-Plum Island by Nelson DeMille Finished 7/4/18***

👨‍🍳 4. Read a book where a character vacations in France.

👨‍🍳 5. Read a book where a character goes fishing.-A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith Finished 7/7/18*****

👨‍🍳 6. Read a book with a foreign word in the title.

👨‍🍳 7. Read a book by Anthony Bourdain OR a non-fiction OR a mystery.-Beyond Reach by Karin Slaughter Finished 7/5/18****

👨‍🍳 8. Read a book with a MPG of Travel or Food

👨‍🍳 9. Read a book where the MC has a daughter.-Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Finished 7/19/18****

👨‍🍳 10. Read a book where a suicide occurs.-Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt Finished 7/15/18****


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