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message 1: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Jun 11, 2018 03:28AM) (new)

Fran | 11500 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018


Hi everyone! We are all here in this group because we have at least one thing in common....our love for reading romance. This is a challenge celebrating our interest in romance. You can choose to complete as little as 5 tasks or as many as 35. You might just find a new type of romance that you enjoy, one that you didn't even have on your radar! Enjoy!

You need to preselect a level for this challenge, but are free to move to a higher level if your reading time allows. There is no page minimum, rereads and audiobooks allowed.

Level 1- Romance peaks my interest- Read 5 books
Level 2- I read Romance every chance I get- Read 10 books
Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Level 4- Passionate about Romance- Read 25 books
Level 5- Romance Junkie- Read 35 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.



Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


You may update your original post as you go along, but please repost upon completion of the challenge. It aids in acknowledgement of your achievement and everyone loves to see what you read!


message 2: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Jun 27, 2018 08:23PM) (new)

Fran | 11500 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Q&A-


1. Q- Regarding Bonus #5, does that mean a book SET in that decade, or WRITTEN in that decade?
A- You may use a book either written in the decade you were born or set in that decade- your choice!

2. You may use a new author in place of a new to you sub-genre in romance for the bonus task #4.


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Fran | 11500 comments Here is the link to thousands of lists for Romance book ideas-

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message 6: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Jul 01, 2018 08:01AM) (new)

Fran | 11500 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Level 1- Romance peaks my interest- Read 5 books
0/5 Read


1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday- Stealing Christmas
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 7: by Bookchaser (last edited Sep 14, 2018 08:39PM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1905 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
Duration: June 15, 2018 - Sept. 14, 2018
Level 4: Passionate About Romance

You need to preselect a level for this challenge, but are free to move to a higher level if your reading time allows. There is no page minimum, rereads and audiobooks allowed.


Romance tasks
Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

29/25 + 3 Bonus Completed


01. Contemporary: Real Men Will by Victoria Dahl - 07/06/18
02. Historical: The Summer Bride by Anne Gracie - 08/07/18
03. PNR/UF/Fantasy: Planet Dragos by Thea Harrison - 06/25/18
04. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: Worlds Entwined by J.L. Hendricks - 06/27/18
05. Erotica: Fire In His Spirit by Ruby Dixon - 08/14/18
06. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational:
07. Humorous Romance: Cutting Loose by Susan Andersen - 08/21/18
08. LGBT:
09. Interracial Romance: In Darkness Transformed by Alexis Morgan - 06/17/18
10. Multi-Cultural Romance:
11. Sports Romance: Scrimmage Gone South by Alicia Hunter Pace - 07/02/18
12. Military: Moondance Beach by Susan Donovan - 07/09/18
13. Bikers:
14. Medical: Then There Was You by Miranda Liasson - 07/10/18
15. Holiday: A Stone Creek Christmas by Linda Lael Miller - 08/06/18
16. Western: A Christmas Blessing by Sherryl Woods - 08/19/18
17. Legal/Law Profession: Meant to Be by Terri Osburn - 07/31/18
18. Blue Collar: Second Time Around by Nancy Herkness - 09/03/18
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain:
20. Pilot/ Air Industry: Dare Me Once by Shelly Alexander - 09/07/18
21. Road Trip:
22. Food Industry: Last Kiss of Summer by Marina Adair - 07/16/18
23. Taboo: Feels Like the First Time by Marina Adair - 08/09/18
24. Scottish/Highlander: Seduced by the Highlander by Julianne MacLean - 06/30/18
25. Medieval/Viking: The Deed by Lynsay Sands - 08/25/18
26. Regency/Victorian: The Heiress Effect by Courtney Milan - 09/14/18
27. American Historical: Defiant by Pamela Clare - 07/24/18
28. Suspense/Mystery: Four to Score by Janet Evanovich - 08/27/18
29. Friends to Lovers: Here Comes the Groom by Karina Bliss - 07/19/18
30. Second Chances: Only a Duke Will Do by Sabrina Jeffries - 08/17/18
31. Secret baby/Child(ren): A Child Under His Tree by Allison Leigh - 07/12/18
32. Musicians: Just to Be with You by Sheryl Lister - 06/21/18
33. Artists: Anywhere You Are by Elisabeth Barrett - 08/10/18
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry: Act Like You Love Me by Cindi Madsen - 07/14/18
35. Clean romance: Christmas in Cupid Falls by Holly Jacobs - 08/31/18


Real Men Will (Donovan Brothers Brewery, #3) by Victoria Dahl The Summer Bride (Chance Sisters, #4) by Anne Gracie Planet Dragos (Elder Races, #9.8) by Thea Harrison Worlds Entwined (Alpha Alien Abduction Tale, #3) by J.L. Hendricks Fire In His Spirit (Fireblood Dragon, #5) by Ruby Dixon XXX Cutting Loose (Sisterhood Diaries, #1) by Susan Andersen XXX In Darkness Transformed (The Paladin Strike Team #1) by Alexis Morgan XXX Scrimmage Gone South (Gone South, #2) by Alicia Hunter Pace Moondance Beach (Bayberry Island, #3) by Susan Donovan XXX Then There Was You (Angel Falls, #1) by Miranda Liasson A Stone Creek Christmas (Stone Creek, #4) by Linda Lael Miller A Christmas Blessing by Sherryl Woods Meant to Be (Anchor Island, #1) by Terri Osburn Second Time Around (Second Glances, #1) by Nancy Herkness XXX Dare Me Once (Angel Fire Falls, #1) by Shelly Alexander XXX Last Kiss of Summer (Destiny Bay, #1) by Marina Adair Feels Like the First Time (Destiny Bay #2) by Marina Adair Seduced by the Highlander (Highlander, #3) by Julianne MacLean The Deed (Deed, #1) by Lynsay Sands XXX The Heiress Effect (Brothers Sinister, #2) by Courtney Milan XXX Defiant (MacKinnon's Rangers, #3) by Pamela Clare Four to Score (Stephanie Plum, #4) by Janet Evanovich Here Comes the Groom (Special Forces, #1) by Karina Bliss Only a Duke Will Do (School for Heiresses, #2) by Sabrina Jeffries A Child Under His Tree (Return to the Double C) by Allison Leigh Just to Be with You by Sheryl Lister Anywhere You Are (Return to Briarwood, #3) by Elisabeth Barrett Act Like You Love Me (Accidentally in Love, #2) by Cindi Madsen Christmas in Cupid Falls by Holly Jacobs


Bonus
1. Read a stand-alone romance: Shifter in Paradise by Susan Kearney - 07/03/18
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series): Secretly Hers by Jamie Beck - 07/04/18
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: Almost like Love by Abigail Strom - 07/17/18
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try:

5. Read a book from the decade you were born in:


Shifter in Paradise by Susan Kearney Secretly Hers (Sterling Canyon, #2) by Jamie Beck Almost like Love (Love, #1) by Abigail Strom


message 8: by Sandra (last edited Aug 21, 2018 12:26PM) (new)

Sandra | 712 comments I'M IN!
LEVEL 4 +BONUS

1. Contemporary - Crown of Lies - Pepper Winters - 15 JULY
2. Historical - The Rogue's Wager - Christi Caldwell - 7 JULY
3. PNR - The Dirt on Ninth Grave - Darynda Jones - 23 JUNE
5. Erotica - Driven by Fate - Tessa Bailey - 16 JUNE
7. Humorous Romance - Full House - Janet Evanovich - 24 JUNE
8. LGBT - Still Waters - Jayne Rylon - 18 JULY
11. Sports Romance - Game for Seduction - Bella Andre - 15 JUNE
12. Military - Secrets - Cynthia Eden - 23 JUNE
13. Bikers - Rebel - Callie Hart - 19 JUNE
14.Medical - Dr. OB - Max Monroe - 29 JUNE
Crown of Lies (Truth and Lies Duet, #1) by Pepper Winters The Rogue's Wager (Sinful Brides, #1) by Christi Caldwell The Dirt on Ninth Grave (Charley Davidson, #9) by Darynda Jones Driven by Fate (Serve, #5) by Tessa Bailey Full House (Full #1) by Janet Evanovich Still Waters (Compass Boys #3) by Jayne Rylon Game for Seduction (Bad Boys of Football, #2) by Bella Andre Secrets (The Battling McGuire Boys #2) by Cynthia Eden Rebel (Dead Man's Ink, #1) by Callie Hart Dr. OB (St. Luke's Docuseries, #1) by Max Monroe

15. Holiday - Silence - Debra Webb (Set on Xmas Eve) - 16 JUNE
16. Western - Heaven on Earth - Jayne Rylon - 10 JULY
17. Legal/Law Profession - Suddenly One Summer - Julie James - 30 JUNE
18. Blue Collar - Seducing the Fireman - Jennifer Bonds - 17 JUNE
20. Pilot - Texas on My Mind - Delores Fossen (Air Force Captain) - 18 JUNE
22. Food Industry - Chef Sugarlips - Tawna Fenske - 1 JULY
23. Taboo - Veiled Innocence - Ella Frank (Student/teacher) - 1 JULY
24. Scottish - Surrender - Pamela Clare - 21 AUG
28. Suspense/Mystery - Confessions - Cynthia Eden - 20 JUNE
29. Friends to Lovers - Rules of Seduction - Joya Ryan - 20 JUNE
Silence (Faces of Evil, #0.5) by Debra Webb Heaven on Earth (Compass Boys #1) by Jayne Rylon Suddenly One Summer by Julie James Seducing the Fireman (Risky Business #3) by Jennifer Bonds Texas on My Mind (The McCord Brothers, #1) by Delores Fossen Chef Sugarlips (Ponderosa Resort Romantic Comedies, #1) by Tawna Fenske Veiled Innocence by Ella Frank Surrender (MacKinnon’s Rangers, #1) by Pamela Clare Confessions (The Battling McGuire Boys #1) by Cynthia Eden Rules of Seduction (Serve, #7) by Joya Ryan

30. Second Chances - Her Forbidden Risk - Tori St. Claire - 8 JULY
31. Child(ren) involved - Anyone for Seconds? - Fiona Cassidy (Both MC's have kids) - 22 JUNE
32. Musicians - Double Time - Olivia Cunning - 17 JULY
33. Artists - Picture Imperfect - Mary Frame (Photographer) - 2 JULY
34. entertainment industry - Embracing Her Heart - Melissa Foster (MC teaches screenplay class) - 5 JULY
Her Forbidden Risk by Tori St. Claire Anyone for Seconds? by Fiona Cassidy Double Time (Sinners on Tour, #5) by Olivia Cunning Picture Imperfect (Imperfect, #4) by Mary Frame Embracing Her Heart (The Bradens & Montgomerys Pleasant Hill - Oak Falls , #1) by Melissa Foster

Bonus-
1. stand-alone - Her Sexiest Mistake - Jill Shalvis - 5 JULY
2. in a series - Vicious - Debra Webb - 20 JULY
3. favorite sub-genre - The Survivors - Dinah McCall (Romantic Suspense) - 2 AUG
4. wanting to try - Again the Magic - Lisa Kleypas (Regency) - 27 JUNE
5. decade you were born - Disturbing Stranger - Charlotte Lamb (1970's) - 28 JUNE
Her Sexiest Mistake by Jill Shalvis Vicious (Faces of Evil, #7) by Debra Webb The Survivors by Dinah McCall Again the Magic (Wallflowers, #0.5) by Lisa Kleypas Disturbing Stranger by Charlotte Lamb


message 9: by Jamie (TheRebelliousReader) (last edited Jul 27, 2018 11:27AM) (new)

Jamie (TheRebelliousReader) (iambrucewayne) | 927 comments ~The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
Duration: June 15, 2018 - September 14, 20118~

Level 3: I ♥ Romance - 15 books

Completed: 15/15

Bonus: 3/5


☑1. Contemporary - Expecting by Sarah Havan [6/24] ★★★
2. Historical
☑3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Guarding His Omega by Leyla Blake [6/24] ★★★
☑4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Alien Alpha's Little Omega by Leo Thorne [6/19] ★★
☑5. Erotica - Role Play by Morticia Knight [6/19] ★★★
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
☑8. LGBT - Power Play by Cara Dee [7/9] ★★★
9. Interracial Romance
☑10. Multi-Cultural Romance - The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang ★★★
☑11. Sports Romance - The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata ★★★★★
12. Military
☑13. Bikers - Own the Wind by Kristen Ashley [7/12] ★★
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
☑19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Kidnapped by the Pirate by Keira Andrews [6/15] ★★★★
☑20. Pilot/ Air Industry - In Flight by R.K. Lilley [6/28] ★★★
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
☑23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) - Old Enough by Charmaine Pauls [7/8] ★★★★
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. Medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
☑28. Suspense/Mystery - The Girl in 6E by A.R. Torre [7/1] ★★★★
29. Friends to Lovers
☑30. Second Chances - The Opportunist by Tarryn Fisher [7/15] ★★★★★
☑31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Taste Of Love by Austin Bates [6/25] ★★★★
32. Musicians
☑33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - The Air He Breathes by Brittainy C. Cherry [7/5] ★★★
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Expecting (Pine Wood Falls #1) by Sarah Havan Guarding His Omega (Thornhill Alphas #1) by Leyla Blake Alien Alpha's Little Omega (Zatan Warriors, #1) by Leo Thorne Role Play (Play #1) by Morticia Knight Power Play by Cara Dee The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata Own the Wind (Chaos, #1) by Kristen Ashley Kidnapped by the Pirate by Keira Andrews In Flight (Up in the Air, #1) by R.K. Lilley Old Enough (The Age Between Us, #1) by Charmaine Pauls The Girl in 6E (Deanna Madden, #1) by A.R. Torre The Opportunist (Love Me with Lies, #1) by Tarryn Fisher Taste of Love by Austin Bates The Air He Breathes (Elements, #1) by Brittainy C. Cherry

Bonus-
☑1. Read a stand-alone romance - The Protector by Jodi Ellen Malpas [7/4] ★★
☑2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) King by T.M. Frazier [6/26] ★★★
☑3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - (Erotica) Young Enough by Charmaine Pauls [7/27] ★★★★
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in

The Protector by Jodi Ellen Malpas King (King, #1) by T.M. Frazier Young Enough (The Age Between Us, #2) by Charmaine Pauls


message 10: by Amber (new)

Amber | 715 comments Level 3 for me please.

0/15

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery (I will move this one up)
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Children involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)


message 11: by Sassafrass (last edited Sep 14, 2018 03:00PM) (new)

Sassafrass (sass-a-frass) | 3918 comments I'm in!
Level 4: 25 books
Completed 28/25

✔︎1. Contemporary The Beau & the Belle 7/28/18
✔︎2. Historical It's in His Kiss 9/5/18
✔︎3. PNR/UF/Fantasy Blade Bound 8/5/18
✔︎4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk Intentional Abduction 8/21/18
✔︎5. Erotica Sex Symbol 8/24/18
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
✔︎7. Humorous Romance Good Girl 7/29/18
✔︎8. LGBT The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters 8/20/18
✔︎9. Interracial Romance Blaze of Memory 8/24/18
✔︎10. Multi-Cultural Romance Sweet Home 8/26/18
✔︎11. Sports Romance The Player 7/7/17
✔︎12. Military Shattered 7/17/18
✔︎13. Bikers Until June 7/4/18
✔︎14.Medical Forever and a Day 9/8/18
✔︎15. Holiday A Steele for Christmas 8/10/18
✔︎16. Western One Night Rodeo 8/30/18
17. Legal/Law Profession
✔︎18. Blue Collar Test Drive 7/15/18
✔︎19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain Modern Girl's Guide to Vacation Flings 7/29/18
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
✔︎21. Road Trip Rock the Band 8/2/18
✔︎22. Food Industry Blush for Me 7/18/18
✔︎23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) Capture Me 7/30/18
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
✔︎26. Regency/Victorian When He Was Wicked 6/29/18
27. American Historical
✔︎28. Suspense/Mystery Missing in Death 9/8/18
✔︎29. Friends to Lovers Just One of the Guys 9/14/18
✔︎30. Second Chances Rescue My Heart 7/4/18
✔︎31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved Bountiful 7/14/18
✔︎32. Musicians Thoughtless 8/18/18
✔︎33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) For 100 Days 9/1/18
✔︎34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry To Hate Adam Connor 8/12/18
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 12: by Susan (last edited Sep 13, 2018 04:34AM) (new)

Susan (scoutmomskf) | 1718 comments I'm in! Level 5

30/35
3/5 Bonus


Hi everyone! We are all here in this group because we have at least one thing in common....our love for reading romance. This is a challenge celebrating our interest in romance. You can choose to complete as little as 5 tasks or as many as 35. You might just find a new type of romance that you enjoy, one that you didn't even have on your radar! Enjoy!

You need to preselect a level for this challenge, but are free to move to a higher level if your reading time allows. There is no page minimum, rereads and audiobooks allowed.

Level 1- Romance peaks my interest- Read 5 books
Level 2- I read Romance every chance I get- Read 10 books
Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Level 4- Passionate about Romance- Read 25 books
Level 5- Romance Junkie- Read 35 books

Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.


1. Contemporary - Fast Burn - Lori Foster (HQN - Mar 2018) - June 15
2. Historical - The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh - Stephanie Laurens (Mira - Apr 2018) - June 21
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - His Last Defense - Karen Rock (HB #935 - Apr 2017) - Aug 14
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational - Amish Country Ambush - Dana R. Lynn (LIS #695 - Aug 2018) - June 23
7. Humorous Romance - Texas Hold 'Em - Christie Craig (Forever - Feb 2014) - Aug 24
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - The Sheik's Secret Bride - Susan Mallery (SSE #1331 - June 2000) - Aug 2

Fast Burn (Body Armor, #4) by Lori Foster The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh by Stephanie Laurens 3 4 His Last Defense by Karen Rock Amish Country Ambush (Amish Country Justice #4) by Dana R. Lynn Texas Hold 'Em (Hotter In Texas #3) by Christie Craig 8 9 The Sheik's Secret Bride (Desert Rogues, #3) by Susan Mallery

11. Sports Romance - Causing Havoc - Lori Foster (Berkley - Feb 2007) (MMA) - Aug 15
12. Military - Diary of a War Bride – Lauri Robinson (HH #1386 – July 2018) (army) - July 21
13. Bikers
14. Medical - His to Protect - Karen Rock (HB #911 - Oct 2016) (SAR/Nurse) - Aug 11
15. Holiday - A Very Merry Princess - Susan Mallery (HQN - Nov 2017) - Aug 3
16. Western - Kiss That Cowboy! / How the Sheriff Was Won - Gayle Kaye, Anne Gracie (Harl Duets #60 - Sept 2001) - Sept 9
17. Legal/Law Profession - Overwhelming Force - Janie Crouch (HI #1861 - Dec 2016) (lawyer) - Sept 5
18. Blue Collar - Lone Star Father - Marin Thomas (HWR #1695 - June 2018) (mechanic) - July 12
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Captain Rose’s Redemption - Georgie Lee (HH #1379 - June 2018) - July 2
20. Pilot/ Air Industry - Protector's Instinct - Janie Crouch (HI #1752 - Dec 2017) (pilot) - July 5

Causing Havoc (SBC Fighters, #1) by Lori Foster Diary of a War Bride by Lauri Robinson 13 His to Protect by Karen Rock A Very Merry Princess (Happily Inc., #2.5) by Susan Mallery Kiss That Cowboy! / How the Sheriff Was Won (Harlequin Duets, #60) by Gayle Kaye Overwhelming Force (Omega Sector Critical Response #5) by Janie Crouch Lone Star Father (Cowboys of Stampede, Texas) by Marin Thomas Captain Rose’s Redemption (Mills & Boon Historical) by Georgie Lee Protector's Instinct (Omega Sector Under Siege #2) by Janie Crouch

21. Road Trip - Battle Tested - Janie Crouch (HI #1686 - Jan 2017) (FL to CO) - Sept 6
22. Food Industry - No Kissing Under the Boardwalk - Kate Angell (Kensington - Sept 2018) (pizza place) - Sept 7
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) - Smooth-Talking Cowboy - Maisey Yates (HQN - Feb 2018) (11 year age difference) - June 25
24. Scottish/Highlander - Falling for the Highlander - Lynsay Sands (Avon - Feb 2017) - Aug 22
25. medieval/Viking - Three Nights with the Princess - Betina Krahn (Zebra - Sept 2018) (medieval) - Sept 13
26. Regency/Victorian - The Texan Duke - Karen Ranney (Avon - Nov 2017) (Victorian) - July 12
27. American Historical - When You Love a Scotsman - Hannah Howell (Zebra - Jan 2018) - June 17
28. Suspense/Mystery - Avalanche of Trouble - Cindi Myers (HI #1799 - Aug 2018) - June 24
29. Friends to Lovers - Home to Honeymoon Harbor - JoAnn Ross (HQN - Apr 2018) - July 9
30. Second Chances - Major Crimes - Janie Crouch (HI #1794 - July 2018) - July 6

Battle Tested (Omega Sector Critical Response #6) by Janie Crouch No Kissing Under the Boardwalk by Kate Angell Smooth-Talking Cowboy (Gold Valley, #1) by Maisey Yates Falling for the Highlander (Highland Brides, #4) by Lynsay Sands Three Nights with the Princess by Betina Krahn The Texan Duke by Karen Ranney When You Love a Scotsman (Seven Brides for Seven Scotsmen #2) by Hannah Howell Avalanche of Trouble (Eagle Mountain Murder Mystery #2) by Cindi Myers Home to Honeymoon Harbor (Honeymoon Harbor #0.5) by JoAnn Ross Major Crimes by Janie Crouch

31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Secret Baby, Second Chance - Jane Godman (HRS #1978 - Jan 2018) - June 26
32. Musicians - Seeing Stars - Jennifer Bernard (Kindle Worlds - June 2016) (singer) - June 26
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Finding Our Forever - Brenda Novak (SSE #2539 - Apr 2017) (artist) - June 27
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Texas-Sized Trouble – Delores Fossen (HQN – Jan 2018) (actress) - July 21
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - Cease Fire - Janie Crouch (HI #1790 - June 2018) (SWAT) - July 6

Secret Baby, Second Chance (Sons of Stillwater #3) by Jane Godman Seeing Stars (Hope Falls; Jupiter Point, #0.5) by Jennifer Bernard Finding Our Forever (Silver Springs, #1) by Brenda Novak Texas-Sized Trouble (Wrangler's Creek, #4) by Delores Fossen Cease Fire (Omega Sector Under Siege #3) by Janie Crouch


Bonus-

1. Read a stand-alone romance - War Brides - Helen Bryan (Montlake Romance - June 2012) - July 29
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - The Chesapeake Bride - Mariah Stewart (Pocket - Sept 2017) (Book 11) - June 19
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Facing Fire - HelenKay Dimon (Avon - Oct 2015) (romantic suspense) - July 25
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in

War Brides by Helen Bryan The Chesapeake Bride (Chesapeake Diaries #11) by Mariah Stewart Facing Fire (Bad Boys Undercover, #3) by HelenKay Dimon 4 5


message 13: by Tammie (last edited Sep 17, 2018 05:04PM) (new)

Tammie | 1662 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
Romance Junkie Level 5 + bonus
Read:
35/35
Bonus Read: 5/5

✔ 1. Contemporary Van, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 7/12
✔ 2. Historical Mail Order Outlaw, Cynthia Woolf ★★★ 7/18
✔ 3. PNR/Fantasy: Magic Gifts, Ilona Andrews ★★★★ 6/19
✔ 4. Dystopian: The Testing, Joelle Charbonneau ★★★★ 6/25
✔ 5. Erotica: Uncovering You: The Contract, Scarlett Edwards ★★★ 6/26
✔ 6. Religious Disgrace, Brittainy C. Cherry ★★★★ 7/23
✔ 7. Humorous Romance: No Way to Kill a Lady, Nancy Martin ★★★★ 6/17
✔ 8. LGBT: Mischief and the Masters, Cherise Sinclair ★★★★ 8/22
✔ 9. Interracial Romance: Slave to Sensation, Nalini Singh ★★★★ 6/25
✔ 10. Multi-Cultural Romance: Magic Bleeds, Ilona Andrews ★★★★★ 6/15
✔ 11. Sports Romance: Ryker, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 6/18
✔ 12. Military Smoke and Iron, Rachel Caine ★★★★ 7/10
✔ 13. Bikers Off Limits, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 8/7
✔ 14. Medical Roped In, Lorelei James ★★★★ 8/11
✔ 15. Holiday: Dating Cupid, Eve Langlais ★★ 6/24
✔ 16. Western Cinders' Bride, Kathleen Ball ★★★★ 7/30
✔ 17. Law Profession (Eve): Midnight in Death, J.D. Robb ★★★★ 6/26
✔ 18. Blue Collar Little Love Affair, Lexy Timms ★★★ 8/17
✔ 19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain Mourning Tide, Christine Kling ★★★★ 8/24
✔ 20. Pilot/ Air Industry The Great Alone, Kristin Hannah ★★★★★ 7/16
✔ 21. Road Trip (US/Hawaii): The Good Widow, Liz Fenton ★★★★ 6/24
✔ 22. Food Industry (Danny works diner): Off Sides, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 6/26
✔ 23. Taboo - (wolf/dragon): Claiming the Wolf Princess, Cecilia Lane ★★★ 6/25
✔ 24. Scottish/Highlander Shadow Dance, Julie Garwood ★★★★ 8/5
✔ 25. medieval/Viking The Prize, Julie Garwood ★★★★ 9/14
✔ 26. Regency/Victorian The Duchess of Love, Sally MacKenzie ★★★ 6/26
✔ 27. American Historical (Civil War): Edge of Time, Melissa Lynne Blue ★★★ 6/20
✔ 28. Suspense/Mystery: Twisted Truth, Melinda Leigh ★★★★ 6/23
✔ 29. Friends to Lovers Blind, Xavier Neal ★★ 6/29
✔ 30. Second Chances (7 yrs) Hawke, Sawyer Bennett ★★★ 7/2
✔ 31. Secret baby Lucas, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 7/10
✔ 32. Musicians (ukulele) Roman, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 7/3
✔ 33. Artists (sculptor): Quinn, Iris Johansen ★★★★ 6/23
✔ 34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry Off Course, Sawyer Bennett ★★★★ 8/21
✔ 35. Clean romance (no sex): Posies and Poison, Wendy Meadows ★★★ 6/23

Bonus-
✔ 1. Read a stand-alone romance: Into the Arms of a Cowboy, Isabella Ashe ★★★ 6/22
✔ 2. Read a book in a series Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, J.K. Rowling ★★★★★ 7/7
✔ 3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance Rock Chick Reborn, Kristen Ashley ★★★★ 6/28
✔ 4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try (m-m): Caught Running, Madeleine Urban ★★★ 6/19
✔ 5. Read a book from the decade you were born in A Gentleman in Moscow, Amor Towles ★★★★ 8/10

Van (Cold Fury Hockey, #9) by Sawyer Bennett Mail Order Outlaw (Brides of Tombstone, #1) by Cynthia Woolf Magic Gifts (Kate Daniels, #5.4) by Ilona Andrews The Testing (The Testing, #1) by Joelle Charbonneau Uncovering You The Contract (Uncovering You, #1) by Scarlett Edwards Disgrace by Brittainy C. Cherry No Way to Kill a Lady (Blackbird Sisters Mystery, #8) by Nancy Martin Mischief and the Masters (Masters of the Shadowlands, #12) by Cherise Sinclair Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling, #1) by Nalini Singh Magic Bleeds (Kate Daniels, #4) by Ilona Andrews Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey, #4) by Sawyer Bennett Smoke and Iron (The Great Library, #4) by Rachel Caine Off Limits (Off, #2) by Sawyer Bennett Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #7) by J.K. Rowling Off Limits (Off, #2) by Sawyer Bennett Dating Cupid by Eve Langlais Cinders' Bride (Mail Order Brides of Texas, #1) by Kathleen Ball Midnight in Death (In Death, #7.5) by J.D. Robb Little Love Affair (Southern Romance #1) by Lexy Timms Mourning Tide (Seychelle Sullivan, #5) by Christine Kling The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah The Good Widow by Liz Fenton Off Sides (Off, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Claiming the Wolf Princess (Shifting Destinies, Novella) by Cecilia Lane Shadow Dance (Buchanan-Renard, #6) by Julie Garwood The Prize by Julie Garwood The Duchess of Love (Duchess of Love, #0.5) by Sally MacKenzie Edge of Time (Langston Brothers #1) by Melissa Lynne Blue Twisted Truth (Rogue Justice #1) by Melinda Leigh Blind (Senses #1) by Xavier Neal Hawke (Cold Fury Hockey, #5) by Sawyer Bennett Lucas (Cold Fury Hockey, #8) by Sawyer Bennett Roman (Cold Fury Hockey, #7) by Sawyer Bennett Quinn by Iris Johansen Off Course (Off, #4) by Sawyer Bennett Posies and Poison (Sweetfern Harbor Mystery #1) by Wendy Meadows
Into the Arms of a Cowboy by Isabella Ashe Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6) by J.K. Rowling Rock Chick Reborn (Rock Chick, #9) by Kristen Ashley Caught Running by Madeleine Urban A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles


message 14: by Nicole (last edited Sep 14, 2018 03:30AM) (new)

Nicole P | 3200 comments ❤️ The Wonderful World of Romance ❤️

Level: Passionate About Romance (25 books) + Bonus

25/30 completed

✓ Contemporary: Hate 2 Lovers by K. Webster & JD Hollyfield (18/08) ★★
✓ Historical: Dangerous by Amanda Quick (26/06) ★★★
✓ PNR/UF/Fantasy: ROMANCE: Dragon Heat by Ella J. Phoenix (23/07) ★★★★
✓ Steampunk: Iron Dominance by Cari Silverwood (03/08) ★★★
✓ Erotica: Driven by Fate by Tessa Bailey (16/06) ★★★★★
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
✓ Humorous: Imperfect Chemistry by Mary Frame (02/07) ★★★
✓ LGBT: Best of Both Worlds by N.R. Walker (23/06) ★★★
✓ Interracial Romance: Friction by Emily Snow (24/06) ★★★
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
✓ Sports Romance: Lucky Number Eleven by Adriana Locke (23/06) ★★★
✓ Military: Fall Out by Zoe York (25/06) ★★★
✓ Bikers: Rough & Tumble by Rhenna Morgan (16/07) ★★★
✓ Medical: Viable Threat by Julie Rowe (01/08) ★★★
15. Holiday
16. Western
✓ Legal/Law Profession: The Trouble with Temptation by Adrienne Bell (27/06) ★★★
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
✓ Food Industry: The One You Can't Forget by Roni Loren (04/09) ★★★★
✓ Taboo (younger/older): Playing with Seduction by Erika Wilde (24/03) ★★★
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. Medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
✓ Suspense: Low Pressure by Sandra Brown (26/07) ★★★★
✓ Friends to Lovers: Fall Hard by Zoe York (13/07) ★★
✓ Second Chances: Love in a Small Town by Zoe York (28/06) ★★★
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
✓ Musicians: Resurrection: A Rock Solid Romance by Karina Bliss (14/09) ★★★★
✓ Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.): Sugar on the Edge by Sawyer Bennett (21/06) ★★★
✓ Actor: Come Away with Me by Kristen Proby (25/06) ★★
✓ Clean romance (no explicit sex on the page): Looking for a Hero: Marriage Wanted/My Hero by Debbie Macomber (15/06) ★★★

Hate 2 Lovers (2 Lovers, #2) by K. Webster Dangerous by Amanda Quick ROMANCE Dragon Heat (Book 1) by Ella J. Phoenix Iron Dominance (Steamwork Chronicles Book 1) by Cari Silverwood Driven by Fate (Serve, #5) by Tessa Bailey 6 Imperfect Chemistry (Imperfect, #1) by Mary Frame Best of Both Worlds by N.R. Walker Friction by Emily Snow 10 Lucky Number Eleven (Exposé #5) by Adriana Locke Fall Out (SEALs Undone, #1) by Zoe York Rough & Tumble (Haven Brotherhood, #1) by Rhenna Morgan Viable Threat (Outbreak Task Force, #1) by Julie Rowe 15 16 The Trouble with Temptation (Second Service, #3) by Adrienne Bell 18 19 20 21 The One You Can't Forget (The Ones Who Got Away, #2) by Roni Loren Playing with Seduction (The Players Club, #3) by Erika Wilde 24 25 26 27 Low Pressure by Sandra Brown Fall Hard (SEALs Undone, #2) by Zoe York Love in a Small Town (Pine Harbour, #1) by Zoe York 31 Resurrection (Rock Solid, #4) by Karina Bliss Sugar on the Edge (Last Call, #3) by Sawyer Bennett Come Away with Me (With Me in Seattle, #1) by Kristen Proby Looking for a Hero Marriage Wanted/My Hero by Debbie Macomber

Bonus
✓ Read a stand-alone romance: Captivated by Tessa Bailey & Eve Dangerfield (19/06) ★★★★
✓ Read a book in a series (any point in series): Make It a Double by Sawyer Bennett (17/06) ★★★ - book #2 in the Last Call series.
✓ Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: Hot Asset by Lauren Layne (03/07) ★★★★ - contemporary.
✓ Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try: PS I Love You by Cecelia Ahern (26/06) ★★★ - Chick lit/women's fiction.
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in

Captivated by Tessa Bailey Make It a Double (Last Call, #2) by Sawyer Bennett Hot Asset (21 Wall Street, #1) by Lauren Layne PS I Love You by Cecelia Ahern 5


message 15: by Ethel (last edited Aug 27, 2018 01:22AM) (new)

Ethel | 739 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
Duration: June 15 - Sept. 14, 2018

Levels:
Level 1- Romance peaks my interest- Read 5 books
Level 2- I read Romance every chance I get- Read 10 books
Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Level 4- Passionate about Romance- Read 25 books
Level 5- Romance Junkie- Read 35 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.

18/20 read

8. LGBT: Coming Home by M.J. O'Shea [16.6.]
27. American Historical: River of Teeth by Sarah Gailey [17.6.]
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy: The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin [21.6.]
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: Home by Nnedi Okorafor [23.6.]
1. Contemporary: Practice Makes Perfect by Jay Northcote [1.7.]
20. Pilot/ Air Industry: Six Wakes by Mur Lafferty [4.7.]
29. Friends to Lovers: Out of the Blackness by Carter Quinn [6.7.]
2. Historical: The Mitford Murders by Jessica Fellowes [7.7.]
28. Suspense/Mystery: Kuokkavieraat by Jari Salonen [14.7.]
34. Actor: Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch [17.7.]
11. Sports Romance: Trick Play by Eden Finley [18.7.]
5. Erotica: Officer off Limits by Tessa Bailey [22.7.]
12. Military: Catch a Ghost by S.E. Jakes [25.7.]
14. Medical: Blind Faith by N.R. Walker [4.8.]
17. Legal/Law Profession: When All the World Sleeps by Lisa Henry [6.8.]
21. Road Trip: Zero at the Bone by Jane Seville [10.8.]
35. Clean romance: Half the World by Joe Abercrombie [13.8.]
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational: Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne [27.8.]


7. Humorous Romance
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
13. Bikers
15. Holiday
16. Western
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 16: by Maggie (last edited Aug 21, 2018 03:27AM) (new)

Maggie  (maggie003) | 51 comments I haven't participated in a challenge in a long time. I would like to get back into it. I think this one is just perfect.
level 3- I love Romance! - 15/15 books

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary - When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon - 24/06/2018 (4.5 stars)
2. Historical - The Raven Prince by Elizabeth Hoyt - 21/08/2018 (3 stars)
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Bitten by Noelle Marie - 20/06/2018 (3.5 stars)
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Soulless by Gail Carriger - 12/07/2018 (5 stars)
5. Erotica - Pucked by Helena Hunting - 22/06/2018 (3 stars)
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT - Hexbreaker by Jordan L. Hawk - 08/07/2018 (2 stars)
9. Interracial Romance -´The Pursuit Of... by Courtney Milan - 23/07/2018 (4 stars)
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - Running With Lions by Julian Winters - 11/08/2018 (4.25 stars)
11. Sports Romance -Him by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy - 29/06/2018 (4 stars)
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) Temptation by Design by Andrea Dalling - 20/06/2018 (2 stars)
24. Scottish/Highlander - When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare - 14/08/2018 (3.5 stars)
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian - The Duchess Deal by Tessa Dare - 24/07/2018 (4 stars)
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery (I will move this one up) - Baking is Murder by Kathy Cranston - 29/06/2018 (3 stars)
29. Friends to Lovers - Him by Sarina Bowen - 29/06/2018 (4 stars)
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - On the Fence by Kasie West - 18/07/2018 (5 stars)


message 17: by Tania (last edited Sep 13, 2018 02:10AM) (new)

Tania | 210 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Level 4- Passionate about Romance- Read 25 books


1. Contemporary - The Beast
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Dark Crime
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Out of Kathmandu
5. Erotica - Darker
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational - Out of Kathmandu
7. Humorous Romance - Life and Other Near-Death Experiences
8. LGBT - Lover at Last
9. Interracial Romance - Dark Descent
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - Dark Lover
11. Sports Romance - Seth
12. Military - Phantom Embrace
13. Bikers - Rain Shadow
14.Medical - Rain Shadow Complete Series
15. Holiday - Devoted to Wicked
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession - Rainy Day Friends
18. Blue Collar - Into Africa: 3 Kids, 13 Crates and a Husband
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip - Jericho
22. Food Industry - Gage
23. Taboo - Blood Kiss
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical - A Notable Occupation
28. Suspense/Mystery - Wrecking Team
29. Friends to Lovers - The Reception
30. Second Chances - Off the Grid
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Dark Dream
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Tucker
35. Clean romance - The Rehearsal Dinner Part 1: The Wedding From Hell

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series - Awaken the Darkness
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Shadow Keeper
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 18: by Mojca (new)

Mojca | 1414 comments I'll start with Level 1 (5 books).


message 19: by jenny (last edited Aug 27, 2018 11:59PM) (new)

jenny (ynnej405) | 353 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Level 2- I read Romance every chance I get- Read 10 books

10/10 Completed


✔1. Contemporary: Royally Matched - Date read: 7/7 ★★★★
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
✔4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: The One - Date read: 8/28 ★★★★
✔5. Erotica: If You Were Mine - Date read: 7/31 ★★★★
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
✔7. Humorous Romance: The Hating Game - Date read: 7/27 ★★★★
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
✔11. Sports Romance: Kulti - Date read: 7/4 ★★★★
12. Military
13. Bikers
14. Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
✔17. Legal/Law Profession: Sledgehammer - Date read: 8/6 ★★★★
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
✔23. Taboo - (younger/older): The Idea of You: A Novel - Date read: 6/24 ★★★★★
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
✔28. Suspense/Mystery: End of Day - Date read: 8/16 ★★
✔29. Friends to Lovers: The Friend Zone - Date read: 8/22 ★★★★
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
✔35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page): The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight - Date read: 6/24 ★★★


message 20: by Sarah {The Bookish Knitter} (last edited Aug 08, 2018 05:53PM) (new)

Sarah {The Bookish Knitter} (sarahphalen) | 565 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018
20/40 - Romance Junkie + Bonus


1. Contemporary
2. Historical
✔︎3. PNR/UF/Fantasy:
Dying Breath by Heather Graham - 06/30 - 3.5 Stars
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
✔︎ 6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational:
Rekindling the Widower's Heart by Glynna Kaye - 06/27 - 3 Stars
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
✔︎ 9. Interracial Romance:
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole - 06/27 - 4 Stars
✔︎ 10. Multi-Cultural Romance:
True-Blue Cowboy by Sara Richardson - 07/19 - 4 Stars
✔︎11. Sports Romance:
Drive You Wild by Jennifer Bernard - 07/15 - 4 Stars
✔︎ 12. Military:
Diary of a War Bride by Lauri Robinson - 07/13 - 5 Stars
✔︎ 13. Bikers:
To Have and to Harley by Regina Cole- 08/02 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 14.Medical:
What We Find by Robyn Carr - 07/17 - 3.5 Stars
15. Holiday
✔︎ 16. Western:
Rustler's Moon by Jodi Thomas - 06/23 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 17. Legal/Law Profession:
Something About You by Julie James - 06/19 - 4.5 Stars
✔︎ 18. Blue Collar:
One Day Like This: A feel good summer romance by Laura Briggs - 07/05 - 4 Stars
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
✔︎ 22. Food Industry:
Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen - 08/06 - 4.5 Stars
✔︎ 23. Taboo:
The Lucky Ones by Tiffany Reisz - 06/20 - 4 Stars
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. Medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
✔︎ 28. Suspense/Mystery:
Secret Contract by Dana Marton - 06/17 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 29. Friends to Lovers:
More Than a Convenient Bride by Michelle Celmer - 07/08 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 30. Second Chances:
Sand Castle Bay by Sherryl Woods - 06/26 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved:
The Billionaire's Marriage Deal by Maisey Yates - 07/23 - 3.5 Stars
✔︎ 32. Musicians:
Rock Wedding by Nalini Singh - 07/10 - 3.5 Stars
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
✔︎ 34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry:
The Ballerina's Secret by Teri Wilson - 07/06 - 4 Stars
✔︎ 35. Clean romance:
Sweet Home Cowboy by Marin Thomas - 06/18 - 3 Stars

♥1♥♥2♥ Dying Breath (Krewe of Hunters #21) by Heather Graham ♥4♥♥5♥ Rekindling the Widower's Heart by Glynna Kaye ♥7♥♥8♥ An Extraordinary Union (The Loyal League #1) by Alyssa Cole True-Blue Cowboy (Rocky Mountain Riders, #4) by Sara Richardson
Drive You Wild (Love Between the Bases, #3) by Jennifer Bernard Diary of a War Bride by Lauri Robinson To Have and to Harley (Bikers & Brides, #1) by Regina Cole What We Find (Sullivan's Crossing, #1) by Robyn Carr ♥15♥ Rustler's Moon (Ransom Canyon, #2) by Jodi Thomas Something About You (FBI/US Attorney, #1) by Julie James One Day Like This A feel good summer romance by Laura Briggs ♥19♥♥20♥
♥21♥ Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen The Lucky Ones by Tiffany Reisz ♥24♥♥25♥♥26♥♥27♥ Secret Contract by Dana Marton More Than a Convenient Bride (Texas Cattleman's Club After the Storm #6) by Michelle Celmer Sand Castle Bay (Ocean Breeze, #1) by Sherryl Woods
The Billionaire's Marriage Deal by Maisey Yates Rock Wedding (Rock Kiss, #4) by Nalini Singh ♥33♥ The Ballerina's Secret by Teri Wilson Sweet Home Cowboy (Love at the Chocolate Shop, #9) by Marin Thomas

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in

♥1♥♥2♥♥3♥♥4♥♥5♥


message 21: by ~Teresa (last edited Aug 28, 2018 08:11PM) (new)

 ~Teresa | 334 comments I'm in but with my summer schedule, I'll be lucky to get five read so I'm signing up for Level 1, 5 books.

6/15 ~ 9/14/18
Level 1 ~ 5 books
11/5

1. Contemporary ~ Poisonous ~ 7/27/18

3. PNR/UF/FANTASY ~ The Awakening ~ 7/2/18

6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational ~ The Truth About Drew ~ 7/8/18

12. Military ~ Hour of Need ~ 7/14/18

17. Legal/Law ~ Where Are You Now? ~ 8/9/18

19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain ~Island of Bones ~ 7/17/18

21. Road Trip ~ The Hard Truth About Sunshine ~ 7/6/18

22. Food Industry ~ The Terminal Diner ~ 7/16/18

28. Suspense/Mystery ~ Compulsion ~ 7/12/18

30. Second Chances ~ The Peach Keeper ~ 7/31/18

33. Artist ~ How to Keep a Secret ~ 8/13/18


The Awakening (Graveyard Queen #6) by Amanda Stevens The Truth About Drew by Krista Noorman Hour of Need (Scarlet Falls, #1) by Melinda Leigh The Hard Truth About Sunshine by Sawyer Bennett Compulsion (Max Revere, #2) by Allison Brennan The Terminal Diner by Mary Pat Hyland Poisonous (Max Revere, #3) by Allison Brennan Island of Bones (Haunted Florida Book 1) by Gaby Triana Where Are You Now? by Mary Higgins Clark The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen How to Keep a Secret by Sarah Morgan


message 22: by Angie (new)

Angie | 761 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
15/6/18 – 14/9/18
Level 4


Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 23: by Connie N. (last edited Sep 22, 2018 05:40AM) (new)

Connie N. | 1129 comments I'll start with Level 3 and move up if all goes well.

The Wonderful World of Romance
Timeframe: 6/15/18 to 9/14/18
15/15
3/3 Bonus

1. Contemporary - Rush by Beth Yarnall - 6/24/18 ♥♥♥
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Tall, Dark & Hungry by Lynsay Sands - 6/16/18 ♥♥♥♥
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - X Marks the Spot by Opal Carew - 8/17/18 ♥♥♥
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance - Rock Chick Revenge by Kristen Ashley - 6/21/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
8. LGBT - You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour - 6/25/18 ♥♥♥
9. Interracial Romance - Rock Chick Reckoning by Kristen Ashley - 8/28/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance - The Final Score by Jaci Burton - 6/27/18 ♥♥♥♥
12. Military
13. Bikers - Make It Hurt by Jackie Ashenden - 7/12/18 ♥♥♥
14.Medical
15. Holiday - Christmas in Kilts by Terri Brisbin - 7/3/18 ♥♥♥♥
16. Western - Spurred On by Sabrina York - 7/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander

25. Medieval/Viking - Odin's Shadow by Erin S. Riley - 9/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
26. Regency/Victorian - The Accidental Countess by Valerie Bowman - 6/30/18 ♥♥♥♥
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery

29. Friends to Lovers - How Forever Feels by Laura Drewry - 8/10/18 ♥♥♥
30. Second Chances - Do Over by Serena Bell - 6/23/18 ♥♥♥♥
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry

35. Clean romance - The Nightingale Sisters by Donna Douglas - 7/6/18 ♥♥♥♥

Rush (Pleasure at Home, #1) by Beth Yarnall Tall, Dark & Hungry (Argeneau #4) by Lynsay Sands X Marks the Spot by Opal Carew Rock Chick Revenge (Rock Chick, #5) by Kristen Ashley You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour Rock Chick Reckoning (Rock Chick, #6) by Kristen Ashley The Final Score (Play by Play, #13) by Jaci Burton Make It Hurt (Texas Bounty, #2) by Jackie Ashenden Christmas in Kilts by Terri Brisbin Spurred On (Stripped Down) by Sabrina York Odin's Shadow (Sons of Odin #1) by Erin S. Riley The Accidental Countess (Playful Brides, #2) by Valerie Bowman How Forever Feels (Friends First, #4) by Laura Drewry Do Over by Serena Bell The Nightingale Sisters (Nightingales #2) by Donna Douglas

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent - 7/31/18 ♥♥♥♥
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - Bone Crossed by Patricia Briggs - 6/26/18 ♥♥♥♥ (#4 Mercy Thompson)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Visions of Heat by Nalini Singh - 7/20/18 ♥♥♥♥ (Paranormal)
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, #4) by Patricia Briggs Visions of Heat (Psy-Changeling #2) by Nalini Singh


message 24: by Fran, Moderator (new)

Fran | 11500 comments Welcome Everyone!!

Only 4 more days until we can begin!!


message 25: by Jenn (not Lily) (last edited Jul 30, 2018 05:49PM) (new)

Jenn (not Lily) | 247 comments DONE!
35/35 plus 5/5 bonus

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary: Lost Along the Way 6/20
2. Historical: Mr. Goldlock and the Three Bears 6/30
3. Fantasy: Winter Winds 6/15
4. Dystopian: Where There's Smoke 6/17
5. Erotica: Master By Choice 6/18
6. Religious/Spiritual: Change of Heart 7/12
7. Humorous Romance: The Candidate's Omega 7/8
8. LGBT: Food for Thought 6/19
9. Interracial Romance: Chris-n-zaa 7/9
10. Multi-Cultural Romance: His Mossy Boy 6/24
11. Sports Romance: Playing for Keeps 7/20
12. Military: In the Ruins 7/5
13. Bikers: Joy Ride 7/3
14. Medical: The Seahorse 7/1
15. Holiday: The Christmas Package 7/8
16. Western: Red Dirt Heart 2 6/16
17. Law Profession: The Veranda 6/25
18. Blue Collar: Delivery with a Smile 7/7
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain: Kidnapped by the Pirate 7/22
20. Pilot: Theory Unproven 6/19
21. Road Trip: Mr. Jaguar 7/8
22. Food Industry: Just Desserts 6/21
23. Taboo: His Little Man: A M/M Age Play Romance 6/26
24. Scottish: Playing to Win 7/19
25. Viking: Fall Hard 7/8
26. Regency: Lord Lynster Discovers 7/4
27. American Historical: Undertow 7/5
28. Mystery: The Symbiotic Law 6/17
29. Friends to Lovers: Playing with Fire 7/21
30. Second Chances: Newton's Laws of Attraction 7/3
31. Child involved: Cookies for Courting 6/20
32. Musicians: Not Another One Hit Wonder 6/30
33. Artists: For a Rainy Afternoon 6/19
34. Actor: The Dark Horse 7/27
35. Clean romance: Hacked Up 6/21

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance: Barging In 6/15
2. Read a book in a series: Tempting Tales #2: Rise: A Gay Fairy Tale 6/21
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: mm historical: A Complicated Affair 6/15
4. Read a genre I don't often read: romantic suspense: Black Iris 6/29
5. Read a book from the 1960s: 1964: This Rough Magic 7/16


message 26: by Michaele (last edited Sep 03, 2018 01:18PM) (new)

Michaele | 4755 comments I'm in, I think I'll start with Level 3.

31/15 + 5 bonus

1. Contemporary - Risking it All, 7/3
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Brownies and Broomsticks, 6/30 (witches)
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - Country Mouse 8/29
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational - One Thursday Morning, 8/8
7. Humorous Romance - Wanderlust, 7/11
8. LGBT - FU: Fixer Uppers, 6/15
9. Interracial Romance - Something About You, 6/29
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - So Over You, 6/22
11. Sports Romance - Undone By You, 6/28
12. Military - Between These Sheets, 6/21
13. Bikers - How To Save a Life, 8/6
14.Medical - Born Again Sinner, 6/18
15. Holiday - His For The Holidays, 7/12
16. Western - Roped In, 7/16
17. Legal/Law Profession - Tied to You, 7/2
18. Blue Collar - Shifting Gears, 6/22
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Life After Joe, 7/3 (oil rig)
20. Pilot/ Air Industry - Marty and the Pilot, 7/2
21. Road Trip - Some Sort of Crazy, 6/22
22. Food Industry - Crossroads, 6/21
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) - Full Circle, 7/23
24. Scottish/Highlander - Scrap Metal, 6/28 (this one may be a bit of s stretch- because it's contemporary, but it takes place in Scotland - so why not?
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian - My True Love Gave to Me read as a part of the anthology Men Under the Mistletoe, 7/19
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery - A Lot like Love, 7/12
29. Friends to Lovers - The Wall of Winnipeg and Me, 6/21
30. Second Chances Jumpstart, 6/24
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - BFF: Best Friend's Father Claimed, 6/15
32. Musicians - Gone for You, 7/1
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Sugar on the Edge, 6/21
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Wild Trail, 6/21
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - Redemption Bay 6/27

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - The Hardest Fall, 7/17
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - Rescue My Heart, 6/25
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters, 7/19 (my currant favorite sub-genre, this changes fairly regularly)
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try - Ladyfish 6/26
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in- Sweet Enemy 7/31

The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata Wild Trail (Clean Slate Ranch, #1) by A.M. Arthur Sugar on the Edge (Last Call, #3) by Sawyer Bennett Born Again Sinner by Daryl Banner FU Fixer Uppers by Devon McCormack Crossroads (Crossroads, #1) by Riley Hart Between These Sheets by Devon McCormack Shifting Gears (Crossroads, #2) by Riley Hart Some Sort of Crazy (Happy Crazy Love, #2) by Melanie Harlow BFF Best Friend's Father Claimed (BFF #2) by Devon McCormack So Over You (Chicago Rebels, #2) by Kate Meader Jumpstart (Crossroads #3.5) by Riley Hart Rescue My Heart (Animal Magnetism, #3) by Jill Shalvis Ladyfish by Andrea Bramhall Redemption Bay (Haven Point, #2) by RaeAnne Thayne Scrap Metal by Harper Fox Undone By You (Chicago Rebels, #3) by Kate Meader Something About You by Riley Hart Brownies and Broomsticks (A Magical Bakery Mystery, #1) by Bailey Cates Gone for You (Wild Side, #1) by Riley Hart Tied to You (Wild Side, #2) by Riley Hart Marty and the Pilot by Harper Fox Risking it All (Crossing the Line, #1) by Tessa Bailey Life After Joe by Harper Fox Wanderlust by Lauren Blakely His For The Holidays by Angela James A Lot like Love (FBI/US Attorney, #2) by Julie James Roped In (Clean Slate Ranch #2) by A.M. Arthur The Hardest Fall by Ella Maise Men Under the Mistletoe by Angela James The Winter Courtship Rituals of Fur-Bearing Critters (Granby Knitting, #1) by Amy Lane Full Circle (Broken Pieces, #2) by Riley Hart Sweet Enemy by Diana Palmer One Thursday Morning (Diamond Lake #1) by T.K. Chapin How to Save a Life (Howl at the Moon, #4) by Eli Easton Country Mouse (Country Mouse, #1) by Amy Lane


message 27: by Kristy (last edited Nov 02, 2018 06:54AM) (new)

Kristy Johnston | 75 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018


Level 5- Romance Junkie- Read 35 books plus Bonus = 40 books

30/35
1/5

1. Contemporary: Plus One by Aleatha Romig7/11/18 ★★
2. Historical: One Night with a Spy by Celeste Bradley 7/5/18 ★★
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy: Exhale by Joel Abernathy 7/12/18 ★★★★
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: My Fair Captain by J.L. Langley 7/25/18 ★★★★
5. Erotica: Forbidden Fantasies by Jodie Griffin 8/12/18 ★★★
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational: Covet Thy Neighbor by L.A. Witt6/24/18 ★★★
7. Humorous Romance: Just the Sexiest Man Alive by Julie James 9/9/18 ★★★★
8. LGBT: Simple Men by Eric Arvin 8/1318 ★★★
9. Interracial Romance: Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli 7/19/18 ★★★
10. Multi-Cultural Romance: The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang 8/15/18 ★★★★
Plus One (Lighter Ones, #1) by Aleatha Romig One Night with a Spy (Royal Four, #3) by Celeste Bradley Exhale (Flesh and Bone, #1) by Joel Abernathy My Fair Captain (Sci-Regency #1) by J.L. Langley Forbidden Fantasies (Bondage & Breakfast #1) by Jodie Griffin Covet Thy Neighbor (Tucker Springs, #4) by L.A. Witt Just the Sexiest Man Alive by Julie James Simple Men by Eric Arvin Leah on the Offbeat (Creekwood, #2) by Becky Albertalli The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

11. Sports Romance: Alex by Sawyer Bennett 7/19/18 ★★★
12. Military: At Attention by Annabeth Albert 9/11/18 ★★★
13. Bikers: Tank by Erin Bevan 9/13/18 ★★★
14.Medical: Rescue Me by Scarlet Blackwell 7/6/18 ★★★★
15. Holiday: In the Middle of Somewhere by Roan Parrish 7/31/18 ★★★
16. Western: Love Means... No Shame by Andrew Grey 9/12/18 ★★★
17. Legal/Law Profession: Closer by Morning by Thom Collins 7/22/18 ★★
18. Blue Collar: Out of Nowhere by Roan Parrish 8/12/18 ★★★
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain: Kidnapped by the Pirate by Keira Andrews 9/14/18 ★★★
20. Pilot/ Air Industry: Beyond the Sea by Keira Andrews 8/16/18 ★★★
Alex (Cold Fury Hockey, #1) by Sawyer Bennett At Attention (Out of Uniform, #2) by Annabeth Albert Tank (Black and Blue #1) by Erin Bevan Rescue Me by Scarlet Blackwell In the Middle of Somewhere (Middle of Somewhere, #1) by Roan Parrish Love Means... No Shame (Farm, #1) by Andrew Grey Closer by Morning by Thom Collins Out of Nowhere (Middle of Somewhere, #2) by Roan Parrish Kidnapped by the Pirate by Keira Andrews Beyond the Sea by Keira Andrews

21. Road Trip: Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox 11/2/18 ★★
22. Food Industry: Nuts by Alice Clayton 6/20/18 ★★★
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older): Father of the Groom by Silvia Violet 9/1/18 ★★★
24. Scottish/Highlander: Goody Two Shoes by Janet Elizabeth Henderson 9/15/18 ★★★★
25. medieval/Viking:
26. Regency/Victorian: The Soldier's Scoundrel by Cat Sebastian 9/2/18 ★★★★
27. American Historical: The English Wife by Lauren Willig 9/8/18 ★★★★
28. Suspense/Mystery: Fair Game by Josh Lanyon 7/15/18 ★★★★
29. Friends to Lovers: Taboo For You by Anyta Sunday 9/9/18 ★★★
30. Second Chances: Spark by Posy Roberts7/21/18 ★★★
Ride with Me by Ruthie Knox Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton Father of the Groom (Love and Care, #1) by Silvia Violet Goody Two Shoes (Invertary, #2) by Janet Elizabeth Henderson The Soldier's Scoundrel (The Turner Series, #1) by Cat Sebastian The English Wife by Lauren Willig Fair Game (All's Fair, #1) by Josh Lanyon Taboo For You (Friends to Lovers #1) by Anyta Sunday Spark (North Star #1) by Posy Roberts

31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved: Again by Mary Calmes 7/26/18 ★★★
32. Musicians: Banded Together by K.C. Burn 9/18/18 ★★★★
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.):
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry: Dark Horse, White Knight by Josh Lanyon 8/13/18 ★★★
35. Clean romance (no explicit sex on the page): Hacked Up by Ethan Stone 9/11/18 ★★★★
Again by Mary Calmes Banded Together by K.C. Burn Dark Horse, White Knight by Josh Lanyon Hacked Up by Ethan Stone

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance:
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series): True by Ella Frank 7/10/18 ★★★★
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: Nine Dates by Shanyn Hosier Reread 9/16/18 ★★★★★
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try:
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in:
True (Temptation, #6) by Ella Frank Nine Dates (Desert Ménage, #1) by Shanyn Hosier


message 28: by Calila (last edited Oct 01, 2018 12:18PM) (new)

Calila | 2746 comments I'm in for Romance Junkie + Bonus

33/35 + 4/5

1. Contemporary - Shotgun 07/14/18 ★★★★
2. Historical - A Gentleman Never Keeps Score 07/17-18/18 ★★★★
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - A Wish Upon the Stars 07/06-07/18 ★★★★★
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Crisped + Sere 06/14-15/18 ★★★★★
5. Erotica - Heidi and the Kaiser 08/11-13/18 ★★★
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational - Simple Men 08/28/18 ★★
7. Humorous Romance - My Life Without Garlic 06/24/18 ★★★
8. LGBT - Blackbird in the Reeds 06/30/18 ★★★★
9. Interracial Romance - Redemption 07/13-14/18 ★★★
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - Exhale 07/15-16/18 ★★★
11. Sports Romance - Off the Ice 06/30-07/01/18 ★★★
12. Military - Connection Error 07/20-21/18 ★★★★
13. Bikers - Defiance 08/13-16/18 ★★★
14. Medical - Shelter 06/26-27/18 ★★★★
15. Holiday - History Is All You Left Me 08/09-13/18 ★★★★
16. Western - Roped In 06/28-30/18 ★★★
17. Legal/Law Profession - The Wounded Warrior 06/17/18 ★★★★
18. Blue Collar - Lock Nut 08/01-06/18 ★★★
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry - One Marine, Hero 07/01-04/18 ★★
21. Road Trip - Rock N Soul 06/25-26/18 ★★★★
22. Food Industry - Robbie 07/14-15/18 ★★★★★
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander - There’s Something About a Kilt 08/21/18 ★★★★
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical - Balefire 07/19-20/18 ★★★★
28. Suspense/Mystery - Closer by Morning 07/28/18 ★★
29. Friends to Lovers - Changing Lines 07/09-10/18 ★★★
30. Second Chances - Wilde Fire 06/16/18 ★★★★
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Project Shifter: Werewolf V. Stylist 07/11-12/18 ★
32. Musicians - Speechless 06/30/18 ★★★★★
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Complementary Colors 06/15-16/18 ★★
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Brave & Beautiful 07/16-17/18 ★★★★
35. GA/PG13 romance (no explcit sex on the page) - Focus 08/12/18 ★★★

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - Out of the Blues 08/13-14/18 ★★★★
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - The Case of the Sexy Shakespearean 07/23-26/18 ★★★
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Blaze 07/31-08/01/18 ★★★★
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try - Houseboat on the Nile 07/07-08/18 ★★
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 29: by Frankie (last edited Sep 13, 2018 10:11AM) (new)

Frankie Johnson | 287 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

35/35 Completed + Bonus 5/5 Completed Finish!!!

1. Contemporary:That Guy by Kim Jones 7/26
2. Historical:Emma by Ashley Merrick 6/18
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy:I Like Big Dragons and I Cannot Lie by Lani Lynn Vale 6/23
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk:Thicker Than Blood by Madeline Sheehan 7/19
5. Erotica:Frederick by Esther E. Schmidt 7/29
That Guy by Kim Jones Emma (Mail-Order Brides Club #1) by Ashley Merrick I Like Big Dragons and I Cannot Lie (I Like Big Dragons, #1) by Lani Lynn Vale Thicker Than Blood (Thicker Than Blood, #1) by Madeline Sheehan Frederick by Esther E. Schmidt

6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational:Chasing Clouds by Kathryn Andrews 9/12
7. Humorous Romance:Running into Love by Aurora Rose Reynolds 6/21
8. LGBT:Football Sundae by Daryl Banner 7/31
9. Interracial Romance:Heart of Glass by Nicole Jacquelyn 7/10
10. Multi-Cultural Romance:Giovanni by Natasha Knight 8/19
Chasing Clouds by Kathryn Andrews Running into Love (Fluke My Life, #1) by Aurora Rose Reynolds Football Sundae by Daryl Banner Heart of Glass by Nicole Jacquelyn Giovanni (Benedetti Brothers #4) by Natasha Knight

11. Sports Romance:Long Shot by Kennedy Ryan 7/12
12. Military:Pull You Through by Kaylee Ryan 8/27
13. Bikers:Stalked by Jamie Begley 6/20
14.Medical:The Doctor's Nanny by Emerson Rose 8/16
15. Holiday:Jax: A Cocky Cage Fighter Christmas Story by Lane Hart 7/03
Long Shot (Hoops, #1) by Kennedy Ryan Pull You Through by Kaylee Ryan Stalked (Predators MC #4) by Jamie Begley The Doctor's Nanny by Emerson Rose Jax A Cocky Cage Fighter Christmas Story by Lane Hart

16. Western:Lost Rider by Harper Sloan 8/08
17. Legal/Law Profession:Complicated by Kristen Ashley 6/15
18. Blue Collar:Ain't Doin' It by Lani Lynn Vale 8/01
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain:Swept Away by Kamery Solomon 7/23
20. Pilot:Everyone Loves a Hero by Marie Force 8/06
Lost Rider (Coming Home, #1) by Harper Sloan Complicated by Kristen Ashley Ain't Doin' It (Simple Man, #4) by Lani Lynn Vale Swept Away by Kamery Solomon Everyone Loves a Hero by Marie Force

21. Road Trip:On the Way to You by Kandi Steiner 8/24
22. Food Industry:The Chef's Passion by Z.L. Arkadie 8/05
23. Taboo - (younger/older):...or something by Debra Kayn 6/17
24. Scottish/Highlander:Highland Spy by Madeline Martin 6/26
25. medieval/Viking-Enchant: Beauty and the Beast Retold by Demelza Carlton 6/27
On the Way to You by Kandi Steiner The Chef's Passion (Her Perfect Man Contemporary Romance) by Z.L. Arkadie ...or something (Ronacks Motorcycle Club #1) by Debra Kayn Highland Spy (The Mercenary Maidens, #1) by Madeline Martin Enchant Beauty and the Beast Retold (Romance a Medieval Fairytale, #1) by Demelza Carlton

26. Regency/Victorian:Wolfsgate by Cat Porter 7/14
27. American Historical:Love in the Wind by Madeline Baker 7/04
28. Suspense/Mystery:KARTER by Scott Hildreth 7/20
29. Friends to Lovers:Hot as Puck by Lili Valente 8/09
30. Second Chances:Let You Go by Jaxson Kidman 7/24
Wolfsgate by Cat Porter Love in the Wind by Madeline Baker KARTER by Scott Hildreth Hot as Puck (Bad Motherpuckers, #1) by Lili Valente Let You Go by Jaxson Kidman

31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved:One Baby Daddy by Meghan Quinn 7/06
32. Musicians:All This Time by Kathy Coopmans 7/01
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.):Xander: Part 2, The Present by Anne Mercier 7/06
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry:Signed by Marni Mann 8/02
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page):Wrapped Up In You by Aden Lowe 8/05
One Baby Daddy (Dating by Numbers, #3) by Meghan Quinn All This Time (Sweet Sin Series #3) by Kathy Coopmans Xander Part 2, The Present (Rockstar #14) by Anne Mercier Signed by Marni Mann Wrapped Up In You (Unwanted Soldiers, #2) by Aden Lowe

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance:Dagger in the Sea by Cat Porter 6/28
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series):Linc by Lane Hart 7/02
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance:Mafia-Nico by Sarah Castille 7/12
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try:Interspecies-Duke by Candace Blevins 9/13
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in:The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison 7/20
Dagger in the Sea by Cat Porter Linc (Cocky Cage Fighter, #3) by Lane Hart Nico (Ruin & Revenge, #1) by Sarah Castille Duke (Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Club, #1) by Candace Blevins The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison


message 30: by Becky (last edited Jul 25, 2018 02:57PM) (new)

Becky (fibrobabe) | 1416 comments I think I'll start with level 3 and see how it goes.

15/15

1. Contemporary
2. Historical- What Happens in London by Julia Quinn- read 6/26-6/28
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy: Guardian Spirits by Jordan L. Hawk- read 7/1-7/3
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: Beauty and His Beast by Bey Deckard- read 7/9-7/10
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance- Tell Me It's Real by TJ Klune- read 6/17-6/18
8. LGBT: Balefire by Jordan L. Hawk- read 7/13-7/14
9. Interracial Romance- Grumpy Fake Boyfriend by Jackie Lau- read 6/20-6/21
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military- Off Base by Annabeth Albert- read 7/24-7/25
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar: Tender with a Twist by Annabeth Albert- read 6/21-6/22
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain: In The Corsair's Bed by Ruby Dixon- read 6/24
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip: Astounding! by Kim Fielding- read 7/14-7/15
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian: How to Catch a Wild Viscount by Tessa Dare- read 7/11-7/12
27. American Historical: Revolutionary Temptation by Silvia Violet- read 7/4-7/5
28. Suspense/Mystery: Death and Relaxation by Devon Monk- read 6/28-6/30
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)- Blank Spaces by Cass Lennox- read 6/19
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page): Junior Hero Blues by J.K. Pendragon- read 7/6-7/8

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 31: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 23573 comments Me! I love Romance!

I'm Passionate about it too, but I'm going to start with Love. =)


message 32: by iReadFluff (last edited Sep 14, 2018 04:31AM) (new)

iReadFluff (lovelee8) I'm going to start with Level 3 - I Love Romance!-read 15 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

10/15

1. Contemporary - Barefoot Summer6/28/18***
2. Historical - Secret Fire 7/9/18****
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - The Rules of Magic
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance - The Rosie Effect8/3/18**
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - The Kiss Quotient7/28/18****
11. Sports Romance - The Chase
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday - Star of the East 7/5/18**
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian - To Sir Phillip, With Love
27. American Historical - The Kennedy Debutante
28. Suspense/Mystery - The Banker’s Wife7/23/18****
29. Friends to Lovers - Camino Island 8/15/18***
This is mostly a suspense, but there is a friends to lover scenario also
30. Second Chances - The Good Luck Charm
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Paradise Wild 7/22/18**
32. Musicians - Along the Infinite Sea - heroine plays the cello 7/17/18****
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding 8/23/18****

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 33: by LaurLa (last edited Sep 16, 2018 05:22AM) (new)

LaurLa | 3826 comments Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14

MY Wonderful World of Romance Challenge (msg 35)

Level: Level 5- Romance Junkie- Read 35 books! Plus Bonus!
40 of 40 Books Read


Romance Genres

Here Comes The Bride by Rita Herron Immortal Heart by Julie Miller Shadow Bound (Unbound, #2) by Rachel Vincent Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3) by Marissa Meyer The Deep End (Honey, #1) by Kristen Ashley Salvation in Death (In Death, #27) by J.D. Robb One Little White Lie by Loretta Hill Full Disclosure (Nice Guys, #2) by Kindle Alexander Fall from India Place (On Dublin Street, #4) by Samantha Young
✔🌸Contemporary: Here Comes The Bride - Rita Herron - 08.06 ★★★
✔🌸Historical: Immortal Heart - Julie Miller - 06.29 ★★★
✔🌸PNR/UF/Fantasy: Shadow Bound - Rachel Vincent - 06.15 ★★★★
✔🌸Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: Cress - Marissa Meyer - 07.07 ★★★★
✔🌸Erotica: The Deep End - Kristen Ashley - 06.22 ★★★★
✔🌸Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational: Salvation in Death - J.D. Robb - 07.17 ★★★★
✔🌸Humorous Romance: One Little White Lie - Loretta Hill - 09.08 ★★★★
✔🌸LGBT: Full Disclosure - Kindle Alexander - 09.10 ★★★★★
✔🌸Interracial Romance: Fall from India Place - Samantha Young - 09.04 ★★★★

Bad Dreams (The Edge of Texas, #4) by J.D. Faver Goalie Interference (NHL Scorpions, #2) by Nikki Worrell Deadly Force (Southern California Violent Crimes Taskforce, #3) by Misty Evans Undeniable (Undeniable, #1) by Madeline Sheehan Body Double (Rizzoli & Isles, #4) by Tess Gerritsen The Housewife Assassin's Killer Christmas Tips (The Housewife Assassin, #3) by Josie Brown Secret of Deadman's Coulee (Whitehorse Montana, #1) by B.J. Daniels Anything But Mine (Hearts of the South, #4) by Linda Winfree Love After Dark (Gansett Island, #13) by Marie Force
✔🌸Multi-Cultural Romance: Bad Dreams - J.D. Faver - 07.05 ★★★★
✔🌸Sports Romance: Goalie Interference - Nikki Worrell - 06.26 ★★★
✔🌸Military : Deadly Force - Misty Evans
✔🌸Bikers: Undeniable - Madeline Sheehan - 07.23 ★★★★
✔🌸Medical: Body Double - Tess Gerritsen - 07.22 ★★★★
✔🌸Holiday: The Housewife Assassin's Killer Christmas Tips - Josie Brown - 08.12 ★★★★
✔🌸Western: Secret of Deadman's Coulee - B.J. Daniels - 07.14 ★★★★
✔🌸Legal/Law Profession: Anything But Mine - Linda Winfree - 06.30 ★★★★
✔🌸Blue Collar: Love After Dark - Marie Force - 07.12 ★★★★

Wicked Widow A Victorian Romance Novel (Wicked and Wild Series) by Denise Eagan Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3) by Marissa Meyer I Got You, Babe (The DeMarco Family #1) by Jane Graves Nuts (Hudson Valley, #1) by Alice Clayton Uncivilized (Uncivilized, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Alec Mackenzie's Art of Seduction (MacKenzies & McBrides, #9) by Jennifer Ashley Mac Liam (The Emerald Isle Trilogy, #2) by Renee Vincent Her Wicked Ways (Secrets & Scandals, #1) by Darcy Burke Midnight Waltz (Casablanca Classics) by Jennifer Blake
✔🌸High Seas/Pirate/Captain: Wicked Widow - Denise Eagan - 09.12 ★★★★
✔🌸Pilot/ Air Industry: Cress - Marissa Meyer - 07.07 ★★★★
✔🌸Road Trip: I Got You, Babe - Jane Graves - 07.12 ★★★★
✔🌸Food Industry: Nuts - Alice Clayton - 08.18 ★★★★
✔🌸Taboo: Uncivilized - Sawyer Bennett - 06.16 ★★★★★
✔🌸Scottish/Highlander: Alec Mackenzie's Art of Seduction - Jennifer Ashley - 08.22 ★★★★★
✔🌸Medieval/Viking: Mac Liam - Renee Vincent - 08.09 ★★★★
✔🌸Regency/Victorian: Her Wicked Ways - Darcy Burke - 06.18 ★★★★
✔🌸American Historical: Midnight Waltz - Jennifer Blake - 09.10 ★★★★

Partners in Crime by Agatha Christie Sucker Punched (Knockout Love #2) by Kelley R. Martin Barely Breathing (Colorado High Country, #1) by Pamela Clare The Forgotten Child (The Outsider Series, #1) by Lorhainne Eckhart It's in His Kiss (Bridgertons, #7) by Julia Quinn Shiver (Romance on the Edge, #3) by Tiffinie Helmer Royally Matched (Royally, #2) by Emma Chase Final Vow (Bluegrass Brothers, #6) by Kathleen Brooks
✔🌸Suspense/Mystery: Partners in Crime - Agatha Christie - 06.22 ★★★
✔🌸Friends to Lovers: Sucker Punched - Kelly R. Martin - 09.03 ★★★★
✔🌸Second Chances: Barely Breathing - Pamela Clare - 08.21 ★★★★
✔🌸Secret baby/Child(ren) involved: The Forgotten Child - Lorhainne Eckhaart - 09.12 ★★★
✔🌸Musicians: It's in His Kiss - Julia Quinn - 07.30 ★★★★
✔🌸Artists: Shiver - Tiffnie Helmer - 08.05 ★★★★
✔🌸Actor/Film/entertainment industry: Royally Matched - Emma Chase - 06.20 ★★★★
✔🌸Clean romance: Final Vow - Kathleen Brooks - 08.16 ★★★

Bonus

Tears of Pride by Lisa Jackson Well Hung (Big Rock, #3) by Lauren Blakely Close Contact (Body Armor, #3) by Lori Foster How to Hook a Bookworm (How To, #3) by Cassie Mae Pistols For Two by Georgette Heyer
✔🌸Read a stand-alone romance: Tears of Pride - Lisa Jackson - 09.08 ★★★
✔🌸Read a book in a series: Well Hung - Lauren Blakely - 08.21 ★★★★
✔🌸Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: Close Contact - Lori Foster - 06.20 ★★★★
✔🌸Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try: How to Hook a Bookworm - Cassie Mae - 08.07 ★★★★
✔🌸Read a book from the decade you were born in: Pistols For Two - Georgette Heyer - 08.29 ★★★


message 34: by Fran, Moderator (new)

Fran | 11500 comments Welcome to the challenge everyone!!

It’s June 15th- enjoy and happy reading!!


message 35: by Andrea (last edited Aug 12, 2018 11:09AM) (new)

Andrea | 101 comments I'm late ... but I like to join the party.
I'm starting with level 4

25/25

1. Contemporary - Cops, Cakes, and Coffee - Jul2 - 5*
2. Historical - Robby Riverton: Mail Order Bride - Jul5 - 5*
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Dragon's Hoard - Jun27 - 4*
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Night of the Living Manny - Aug12 - 5*
5. Erotica - A Bear Walks into a Bar - Aug11 - 2*
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance - C*cky Writer - Jul6 - 4*
8. LGBT - The Flawless Mr. Faraday - Jun17 - 4*
9. Interracial Romance - Vodka & Handcuffs - Jun16 - 5*
10. Multi-Cultural Romance -The Bunny and the Billionaire - Jul18 - 3*
11. Sports Romance - Pipelines in Paradise - Jul10 - 4*
12. Military - Love in Spades - Jul17 - 5*
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday - Nobody's Butterfly - Jul26 - 4*
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession - Fish & Chips - Jun24 - 4*
18. Blue Collar - Eugene and the Box of Nails - Jun18 - 5*
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Tidal Change - Aug8 - 3*
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip - The Bucket List - Jul29 - 5*
22. Food Industry - Bottled Up - Jul12 - 4*
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery - Night Drop - Jul8 - 5*
29. Friends to Lovers -Sam Dorsey And His Dirty Dancing - Jul9 - 4*
30. Second Chances - Mage of Inconvenience - Jul26 - 3*
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - The Badge and the Bunny - Jun18 - 3*
32. Musicians - Creative Process - Jul14 - 4*
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Bigfoot Hunters in Love - Aug1 - 5*
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - His Leading Man - Jul21 - 4*
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - From the Depths - Jul8 - 4*

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 36: by Sarah (last edited Sep 18, 2018 04:28PM) (new)

Sarah | 53 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Level 2- I love Romance!- Read 10 books

1. Sports Romance - Yield to Me 7/1/18
2. Military - On Target - 7/2/18
3. Suspense/Mystery - First You Run 6/23/18
4. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Her Last First Date 7/7/18
5. Contemporary - Hot Item 6/22/18
6. American Historical - Agnes and the Renegade8/12/18
7. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Tongue In Chic7/24/18
8. Second Chances - Passions of a Wicked Earl 8/3/18
9. Historical - A Little Bit Wicked 9/14/18
10. Regency/Victorian - Falling Into Bed with a Duke 8/21/18



2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
13. Bikers
14. Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry


message 37: by Rokeia (last edited Sep 17, 2018 10:25AM) (new)

Rokeia Stephens | 8 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018

Level 1- Romance peaks my interest- Read 5 books
3/5 Well that isn't bad

Romance tasks - Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
✔5. Erotica-Darker 9/4/2018
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
✔7. Humorous Romance-Big Rock 7/15/18
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
✔17. Legal/Law Profession-Captivated Love 9/14/2018
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)
Big Rock (Big Rock, #1) by Lauren Blakely Darker (Fifty Shades as Told by Christian, #2) by E.L. James Captivated Love by Yasmin Sullivan

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 38: by Lily (last edited Jul 18, 2018 01:24PM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 200 comments I'm going to do Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books



15/15 - finished July 17th

Contemporary - Spring Break at the Villa Hermes - 6/15 - 4★
Historical - Robby Riverton: Mail Order Bride - 7/17 - 4★
PNR/UF/Fantasy - Slow Heat - 6/17 - 4★
Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - Pandora - 6/20 - 4★
LGBT - The Tin Star - 7/4 - 5★
Interracial Romance - Alpha Heat - 6/18 - 5★
Sports Romance - Changing Lines - 6/28 - 3.5★
Military - Resilient Heart - 7/14 - 3.5★
Western - Timing - 6/15 - 4★
Legal/Law Profession - Robbie - 7/10 - 4.5★
Blue Collar - Rainbow Place - 7/8 - 4★
Food Industry - Exploration - 6/30 - 4★
American Historical - The 13th Hex - 7/1 - 4★
Friends to Lovers - Five Dares - 7/1 - 3.5★
Second Chances - Remember Me When - 7/13 - 4★


message 39: by Samantha (last edited Sep 12, 2018 02:54PM) (new)

Samantha (sammycataspires) | 97 comments I'm starting a few days late but I would like to join.

I'm Starting on Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.
I cleared level 3 so I am moving up to Level 4- Passionate about Romance- Read 25 book.
25/25 completed.
5/5 bonus

1. Contemporary - The Virgin's Debt to Pay: A Billionaire Blackmail Romance
2. Historical - Devil's Prize
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Where One Goes
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - Sheltered
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance - His Invitation
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance - The Hardest Fall
12. Military - Sweet Curves
13. Bikers - Riding Lil' Red Hard
14.Medical - Erased
15. Holiday - Anything For You
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession - Be Mine... Or Else
18. Blue Collar - Built For Her
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Pirates
20. Pilot/ Air Industry - A Rambunctious Reporter & Pushy Pilot
21. Road Trip - Tell Me
22. Food Industry - Archer's Voice
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) - Dirty Uncle
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian - The Rake and the Recluse - A Tale of Two Brothers
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers - His Distraction
30. Second Chances - A Slippery Slope
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved - Thankful For Her
32. Musicians - #Moonstruck
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - His Inspiration
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - #Starstruck
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - The Jilted Billionaire Groom: The Lost Ones

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - The Ruthless Gentleman
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - Whatever You Need
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Wanderlust
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try - The Vampire's Legacy: A Vampire Romance
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in - Night of Love


message 40: by Ikram (last edited Aug 20, 2018 10:06AM) (new)

Ikram (ikki_94) | 12 comments I'll start with Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.

✔Completed: 15/15
✔Bonus Completed: 5/5

⭐1. Contemporary: Shame on Him By Tara Sivec
⭐2. Historical: Madame's Deception By Renee Bernard
⭐3. PNR/UF/Fantasy: Mesmerized By Candace Camp
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
⭐5. Erotica: The Lessons By Elizabeth Brown
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
⭐7. Humorous Romance: Licked By Brooke Blaine
⭐8. LGBT: Hooker By Brooke Blaine
⭐9. Interracial Romance: Practically Imperfect By Mary Frame
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
⭐11. Sports Romance: The Studying Hours By Sara Ney
12. Military
13. Bikers
⭐14.Medical: The Room Mate By Kendall Ryan
15. Holiday
16. Western
⭐17. Legal/Law Profession: Ain't He Precious? By Juliette Poe
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
⭐21. Road Trip: A is for Alpha Male By Laurel Ulen Curtis
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
⭐28. Suspense/Mystery: Vendetta By Catherine Doyle
⭐29. Friends to Lovers: Tempting the Best Man By J. Lynn
⭐30. Second Chances: Once a Ferrara Wife... By Sarah Morgan
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
⭐32. Musicians: Rock Me By Carly Phillips
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explicit sex on the page)

Madame's Deception (Mistress Trilogy, #2) by Renee Bernard Licked (L.A. Liaisons, #1) by Brooke Blaine Ain't He Precious? (Sex and Sweet Tea, #1) by Juliette Poe Hooker (L.A. Liaisons, #2) by Brooke Blaine Practically Imperfect (Imperfect, #3) by Mary Frame Vendetta (Blood for Blood, #1) by Catherine Doyle The Studying Hours (How to Date a Douchebag, #1) by Sara Ney The Lessons (Off-Limits, #1) by Elizabeth Brown Tempting the Best Man (Gamble Brothers, #1) by J. Lynn Once a Ferrara Wife... (Ferrara, #1) by Sarah Morgan Rock Me (Bodyguard Bad Boys, #1) by Carly Phillips Mesmerized (The Mad Morelands, #1) by Candace Camp Shame on Him (Fool Me Once, #3) by Tara Sivec The Room Mate (Roommates, #1) by Kendall Ryan A is for Alpha Male (A is for Alpha Male #1) by Laurel Ulen Curtis

Bonus-
⭐1. Read a stand-alone romance: The Man in the Black Suit By Sylvain Reynard
⭐2. Read a book in a series (any point in series): Drop Dead Gorgeous By Linda Howard
⭐3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance (Romantic Suspense): Fatal Affair By Marie Force
⭐4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try (Paranormal): Never Let Go By Cynthia Eden
⭐5. Read a book from the decade you were born in (1990's): One More Valentine By Anne Stuart

The Man in the Black Suit by Sylvain Reynard Drop Dead Gorgeous (Blair Mallory, #2) by Linda Howard Fatal Affair (Fatal, #1) by Marie Force Never Let Go (Lazarus Rising #1) by Cynthia Eden One More Valentine (Anne Stuart's Greatest Hits Book 5) by Anne Stuart


message 41: by Stephanie (last edited Jun 28, 2018 08:35PM) (new)

Stephanie | 358 comments The Wonderful World of Romance
June 15 - Sept 14
Level 5: Romance Junkie plus Bonus
Completed: 1/40


1. Contemporary - Best Kase Scenario by Layla Frost 06/24/18
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 42: by Georgina (last edited Sep 02, 2018 06:24PM) (new)

Georgina Parkin (geosbookblog) | 254 comments Read 35/35 | bonus 5/5

1. Contemporary:
Tapping Her 11/8
2. Historical: The Duke and I 1/7
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy: Treasure of the Abyss 23/6
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk: Caveman Alien's Ransom 15/6
5. Erotica: Brazen 30/6
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational: Maid to Match 15/8
7. Humorous Romance: Dating Cupid 24/7
8. LGBT: Faking It 9/8
9. Interracial Romance: The Darkest Warrior 4/8
10. Multi-Cultural Romance: Wanna Bet? 13/8
11. Sports Romance: Max 13/7
12. Military: The Highlander 7/8
13. Bikers: Patchwhore 2/9
14. Medical: In The Corsair's Bed 12/8
15. Holiday: Trick And Treat 11/8
16. Western: The Navy SEAL's E-Mail Order Bride 18/8
17. Legal/Law Profession: Fight to the Finish 10/8
18. Blue Collar: Broomstick Breakdown 15/7
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain: Tempting the Pirate 19/8
20. Pilot/ Air Industry: Wildcat 25/8
21. Road Trip: The Escape 23/8
22. Food Industry: Crossroads 28/8
23. Taboo: Coach Long 26/8
24. Scottish/Highlander: The Seduction Of Elliot McBride 16/7
25. medieval/Viking: The Chief 2/9
26. Regency/Victorian: Surrender to the Devil 20/6
27. American Historical: An Unexpected Proposal 26/8
28. Suspense/Mystery: No Place to Run 29/8
29. Friends to Lovers: Take Me 2/8
30. Second Chances: The Risk of Rogues 15/7
31. Secret child involved: The Seduction Of Elliot McBride 16/7
32. Musicians: Tempt Me 11/7
33. Artists: Jewel of the Sea 25/6
34. Actor: The Hunter 10/7
35. Clean romance: Violet's Mail Order Husband 26/8

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance:
Wickedest Witch 27/7
2. Read a book in a series: Lady Rogue 7/7
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance: To Marry the Duke 3/7
4. Read a new author you've been wanting to try: The Bride 5/7
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in: The Bad Beginning 16/7


message 43: by BarbaraAnn (last edited Sep 15, 2018 10:07AM) (new)

BarbaraAnn | 298 comments The Wonderful World of Romance
June 15 - Sept 14
Level 5: Romance Junkie plus Bonus I couldn't make level 5, but made it to level 3

17/15
1. Contemporary Another Enchanted April 8/18/18
2. Historical A Mackenzie Family Christmas: The Perfect Gift 6/26/18
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy The Necromancer's Dance 6/18/18
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk Wes and Kit ba8/13/18
5. Erotica Velvet Need 9/8/18
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational Distant Echoes 9/3/18
7. Humorous Romance I'm the Vampire, That's Why 7/29/18
8. LGBT How to Save a Life 9/6/18
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance The Lost Prince 7/4/18
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical Beyond the Breakwater 9/11/18
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar The Worst Best Luck 7/1/18
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry A Taste of Love 8/20/18
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical On the Trail to Moonlight Gulch 8/16/18
28. Suspense/Mystery A Casual Weekend Thing 7/14/18
29. Friends to Lovers The Rebuilding Year 7/6/18
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians Dissonance 8/23/18
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) The Rules 9/2/18
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry Action 8/11/18
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 44: by Emily (last edited Oct 11, 2018 09:19PM) (new)

Emily | 826 comments 1. Contemporary -Law: Rebel Guardians MC by Liberty Parker 6.16
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy Ruby by Kathi S Barton 6.28
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk Alien Mate by Eve Langlais 8.4
5. Erotica- Exquisite Troubleby Ann Mayburn 6.20
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance Scotland or Bust by Kira archer 6.15
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance Lady Luck by Kristen Ashley 6.18
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance The Baller's Secret Baby by Normandie Allen 7.29
12. Military - Easy by Dahlia West 6.23
13. Bikers Exquisite Redemption by Ann Mayburn 6.29
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western One Fine Cowboy by Joanna Kennedy 6.28
17. Legal/Law Profession
"18. Blue Collar Ain't Doin' It by Lani Lynn Vale 7.9
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip #Moonstruck by Sariah Wilson 8.13
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery  Imitation Murder by Rachel Hohf 6.25
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances Second Time Around by Nancy Herkness 8.12
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved A Dark Sicilian Secret by Jane Porter 6.25
32. Musicians Surrenderingby Ahren Sanders 8.6
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romanceProtecting His Forever by LeAnn Ashers 6.26
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance Stephan by Hazel Gower 6.19
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try- MAGIC Mr. Real by Carolyn Crane 9.10
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 45: by MyzanM (last edited Jul 17, 2018 11:23AM) (new)

MyzanM | 317 comments The Wonderful World of Romance
June 15 - Sept 14
Level 5: Romance Junkie plus Bonus
Completed: 21/35 Bonus 3/5


1. Contemporary - Insatiable, 7/1
2. Historical -
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy - Guardian's Mate, 6/25
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk - The Star Host, /711
5. Erotica - Long Hard Ride, 6/21
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational - Warrior and Priest, 7/9
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT - Fake Love, 6/24
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance - Ride a Cowboy... or Two, 6/30 (american + russian)
11. Sports Romance - The Baller, 7/5
12. Military - Latakia, 6/20
13. Bikers -
14.Medical - Match Day, 7/14
15. Holiday -
16. Western - The Cowboy Inherits a Bride, 6/21
17. Legal/Law Profession - Protecting Bear, 6/17
18. Blue Collar - Like Coffee and Doughnuts, 7/10
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Fight the Tide, 7/12
20. Pilot/ Air Industry -
21. Road Trip -
22. Food Industry - Warrior's Cross, 6/19
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older) - It's Not Shakespeare, 6/23
24. Scottish/Highlander - The Red Scot, 6/29
25. medieval/Viking -
26. Regency/Victorian -
27. American Historical -
28. Suspense/Mystery - Fish Out of Water, 7/15
29. Friends to Lovers - Big Mistake, 6/20
30. Second Chances -
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved -
32. Musicians -
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) -
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Until It's Time to Go, 6/27
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - The Star Host, 7/11

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - Snowblind, 6/26
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - Royal Dragon, 6/27
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Bad Attitude, 6/19
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try -
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in -


message 46: by Elaine (last edited Jun 20, 2018 06:03PM) (new)

Elaine | 288 comments I'm in too. Level 2


message 47: by Stacey (last edited Aug 31, 2018 06:00PM) (new)

Stacey (boydsmom) | 141 comments I'm a few days late, but...

The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018


I'm going to start with Level 3 and see how it goes.
Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
11/15
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.
3/5

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary - Back in the Game 8/29/18
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy -- Strange the Dreamer 7/26/18
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk -- Disruption 8/23/18
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT - Crooked Kingdom 7/29/18
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance - The Year We Fell Down 7/5/18
12. Military - The Vixen and the Vet 8/1/18
13. Bikers - Uncaged 8/31/18
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers - Burn for Me 6/23/18
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) Shelter in Place 7/19/18
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry - Grin and Beard It 8/17/18
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page) - The Way You Make Me Feel 8/28/18

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - The Wall of Winnipeg and Me 8/9/18
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) Ocean Light 8/5/18 (Psy Changeling Series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance - Mate Bond 8/9/18
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 48: by Shan ~A~ (new)

Shan ~A~ (thebookglutton) | 1057 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018
Level 4- Passionate about Romance plus Bonus
Progress: 0/25 books
Bonus: 0/5

Romance tasks- Please choose books that fall into the categories below. You may read a book that only includes a character that fits, or a scene in the story, or the entire theme of the book.

1. Contemporary
2. Historical
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 49: by Elaine (last edited Jun 29, 2018 04:09AM) (new)

Elaine | 288 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018
Level 2- I read Romance every chance I get- Read 10 books

Completed 10/10

1. Contemporary
2. Historical - The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband Julia Quinn 4☆
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
5. Erotica - When Love Comes Calling Samantha Kane 5*
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
8. LGBT
9. Interracial Romance
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
11. Sports Romance
12. Military
13. Bikers
14.Medical
15. Holiday - A Scottish Duke for Christmas Sasha Cottman 5☆
16. Western
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain - Beautiful Tempest Johanna Lindsey 4*
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander -The Scottish Duke -Karen Ranney 5☆
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian - The Duchess Deal - Tessa Dare ~ a Fab 5+*
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.) - Alec Mackenzie's Art of Seduction - Jennifer Ashley 4☆
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explcit sex on the page)

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance - The Duke and Duchess Trap Valerie Bowman 4☆
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series) - Schooling the Duke Christi Caldwell 5☆
3. Read your favourite sub-genre of romance - (Regency) - A Love to Remember Bronwen Evans 4☆
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


message 50: by Mariana (last edited Sep 07, 2018 04:45AM) (new)

Mariana (lyqrycy) | 551 comments The Wonderful World of Romance Quarterly Challenge
June 15- Sept. 14, 2018
Level 3- I love Romance!- Read 15 books
Bonus- Read an additional 5 books designated as Bonus- can be added to any level.

24/20
1. Contemporary
Sultry with a Twist (Sultry Springs, #1) by Macy Beckett by Macy Beckett, read 06/21, 3 stars
2. Historical
Too Wicked to Wed (Lords of Midnight, #1) by Cara Elliott by Cara Elliott, read 08/15, 3 stars
3. PNR/UF/Fantasy
Don't Call Me Cupcake (The Holloway Girls, #1) by Tara Sheets by Tara Sheets, read 06/30, 3.5 stars
4. Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Steampunk
In the Shadows (Metahuman Files, #3) by Hailey Turner by Hailey Turner, read 08/21, 4 stars
5. Erotica
Devour (Unbreakable Bonds, #4) by Jocelynn Drake by Jocelynn Drake, read 07/24, 4.5 stars
6. Religious/Spiritual/Inspirational
7. Humorous Romance
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne by Sally Thorne, read 08/05, 5 stars
8. LGBT
Shatter (Unbreakable Bonds, #2) by Jocelynn Drake by Jocelynn Drake, read 07/20, 4.5 stars
9. Interracial Romance
Trick Play (Fake Boyfriend, #2) by Eden Finley by Eden Finley, read 07/08, 3.5 stars
10. Multi-Cultural Romance
The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang by Helen Hoang, read 07/19, 5 stars
11. Sports Romance
Changing the Game (Play by Play, #2) by Jaci Burton by Jaci Burton, read 07/11, 4 stars
12. Military
Torch (Unbreakable Bonds, #3) by Jocelynn Drake by Jocelynn Drake, read 07/21, 3.5 stars
13. Bikers
14.Medical
The Doctor's Recovery (City by the Bay Stories #2) by Cari Lynn Webb by Cari Lynn Webb, read 06/15, 2 stars
15. Holiday
Holiday in the Hamptons (From Manhattan with Love, #5) by Sarah Morgan by Sarah Morgan, read 07/15, 4 stars
16. Western
Part Time Cowboy (Copper Ridge, #1) by Maisey Yates by Maisey Yates, read 07/28, 3 stars
17. Legal/Law Profession
18. Blue Collar
19. High Seas/Pirate/Captain
Carolina Home (Dare Island, #1) by Virginia Kantra by Virginia Kantra, read 07/20, 4 stars
20. Pilot/ Air Industry
All I Want (Animal Magnetism, #7) by Jill Shalvis by Jill Shalvis, read 07/11, 3 stars
21. Road Trip
22. Food Industry
Cream of the Crop (Hudson Valley, #2) by Alice Clayton by Alice Clayton, read 07/07, 3 stars
23. Taboo - (i.e. student/teacher, younger/older)
24. Scottish/Highlander
25. medieval/Viking
26. Regency/Victorian
27. American Historical
28. Suspense/Mystery
29. Friends to Lovers
30. Second Chances
Getting Schooled (Getting Some, #1) by Emma Chase by Emma Chase, read 06/30, 4.5 stars
31. Secret baby/Child(ren) involved
32. Musicians
Roomies by Christina Lauren by Christina Lauren, read 07/12, 4.5 stars
33. Artists (painter, sculptor, photographer, etc.)
Be Still My Heart (Four Kings Security, #2) by Charlie Cochet by Charlie Cochet, read 09/06, 3.5 stars
34. Actor/Someone in film/entertainment industry
35. Clean romance (no explicit sex on the page)
Somewhere on Maui by Toby Neal by Toby Neal, read 07/18, 3 stars

Bonus-
1. Read a stand-alone romance
All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover by Colleen Hoover, read 08/29, 5 stars
2. Read a book in a series (any point in series)
Dungeon Crawl (The Twenty-Sided Sorceress, #8) by Annie Bellet by Annie Bellet, read 08/27, 3 stars
3. Read your favorite sub-genre of romance
4. Read a sub-genre you've been wanting to try
That Irresistible Poison (Calluvia's Royalty, #2) by Alessandra Hazard by Alessandra Hazard, read 07/27, 5 stars
5. Read a book from the decade you were born in


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