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message 1: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Canberra_3_A
Choose one or more of the below words to spell out this month. You can use any of the following to complete a letter:
1. First letter of the Book's title
2. First letter of the Author's first or last name
3. First letter of a Main Character's first or last name

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

Words to Choose From

Australia
Canberra
Parliamentary
Triangle
War
Memorial
Hot Air
Balloon
Adventure
Cockington
Green
Gardens
Glassworks
Tidbinbilla
Nature
Reserve


message 2: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Feb 23, 2019 08:25AM) (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Participants

Allie
Amanda A ~ Done
Bev (baglady) ~ Done
Book Concierge ~ Done
Chrystal ~ Done
Connie ~ Done
Jan ~ Done
jingles ~ Done
Karen ♐ ~ Done
Kathryn
Marina H ~ Doe
Olivermagnus ~ Done
Sam ~ Done


message 3: by Jan, Moderator (last edited Jul 30, 2018 12:08PM) (new)

Jan | 14129 comments My Spot

Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
8/8

Canberra
C - Chasing Ivan | Tim Tigner 7/5/18****
A - Algie from: Dark Matter | Michelle Paver 7/3/18****
N - Endangered Species | Nevada Barr 7/3/18****
B - Burning Ridge by Margaret Mizushima7/21/18*****
E - Em from: Mai Tai One On | Jill Marie Landis 7/27/18****
R - Rowan from: Chasing Fire | Nora Roberts 7/11/18*****
R - Rosie from: The Stars Are Fire | Anita Shreve 7/13/18***
A - Archie from: Wildfire |Mary Pauline Lowry 7/30/18***

Chasing Ivan (Kyle Achilles #0.5) by Tim Tigner Dark Matter by Michelle Paver Endangered Species (Anna Pigeon, #5) by Nevada Barr Burning Ridge (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #4) by Margaret Mizushima Mai Tai One On (A Tiki Goddess Mystery, #1) by Jill Marie Landis Chasing Fire by Nora Roberts The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve Wildfire by Mary Pauline Lowry


message 4: by Amanda A (last edited Jul 30, 2018 05:27AM) (new)

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


A - Antidote by R.A. Steffan 7/2
U - Unmasked by Stefanie London 7/22
S - Save the Date by Morgan Matson 7/14
T - The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See 7/1
R - Royally Endowed by Emma Chase 7/13
A - The Air He Breathes by Brittainy C. Cherry 7/4
L - What My Sister Knew by Nina Laurin 7/10
I - Iron Princess by Meghan March 7/11
A - All You Need is Fudge by Nancy CoCo 7/6


message 5: by Olivermagnus (last edited Jul 27, 2018 07:15AM) (new)

 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 692 comments Canberra Spell Out
July 1 - 31, 2018

9
of 9 Complete

A - After the Crash - Michel Bussi - 7/6/18
U - Untie My Heart - Judith Ivory - 7/9/18
S - Jock Serong - On the Java Ridge - 7/23/18
T - Thomas Harris - Black Sunday - 7/15/18
R - Red Clocks - Leni Zumas - 7/5/18
A - M.J. Arlidge - The Doll's House - 7/21/18
L - Louise Penny - A Fatal Grace - 7/17/18
I - Irreparable Harm - Melissa F. Miller - 7/26/18
A - Ann Cleeves - The Seagull - 7/25/18


message 6: by Connie N. (last edited Aug 10, 2018 03:01PM) (new)

Connie N. | 492 comments Canberra Spell Out
Timeframe: 7/1/18 to 7/31/18
8/8

C – Can't Buy Me Love by Molly O'Keefe - 7/13/18 ♥♥♥
A - Author Ellery Adams - Peach Pies and Alibis - 7/8/18 ♥♥♥
N - The Nightingale Sisters by Donna Douglas - 7/6/18 ♥♥♥♥
B – Author Terri Brisbin - Christmas in Kilts by - 7/3/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent - 7/31/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Red Delicious Death by Sheila Connolly - 7/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Nora Roberts - Blood Brothers - 7/30/18 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Jackie Ashenden - Make It Hurt - 7/12/18 ♥♥♥

Can't Buy Me Love (Crooked Creek Ranch, #1) by Molly O'Keefe Peach Pies and Alibis (A Charmed Pie Shoppe Mystery, #2) by Ellery Adams The Nightingale Sisters (Nightingales #2) by Donna Douglas Christmas in Kilts by Terri Brisbin Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent Red Delicious Death (Orchard, #3) by Sheila Connolly Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Make It Hurt (Texas Bounty, #2) by Jackie Ashenden

****CHALLENGE COMPLETE 7/31/18*****


message 7: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Thanks for joining Amanda, Lynda & Connie!!


message 8: by Allie (last edited Jul 08, 2018 06:34PM) (new)

Allie | 957 comments I chose a big word for June and I think I have maybe 2? So I better go small this month lol.


W -
A - Abby from Mum's the Word 7/7/18
R -


message 9: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Good luck Allie!


message 11: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Have fun Bev!


message 12: by Sam (last edited Oct 15, 2018 08:49PM) (new)

Sam | 208 comments Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - October 15, 2018

Canberra

C: A Court of Mist and Fury- Sarah J. Maas- 7/20/18
A: All My Witches- Amanda M. Lee- 9/18/18
N: The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency- Alexander McCall Smith- 8/30/18
B: Brutal Asset- John Conroe- 7/21/18
E: Executable- John Conroe- 7/24/18
R: Rock Chick Revolution- Kristen Ashley- 7/12/18
R: Rogues- John Conroe- 7/27/18
A: At Peace- Kristen Ashley- 10/15/18


message 13: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Welcome Sam!


message 14: by Karen ♐ (last edited Aug 02, 2018 07:46PM) (new)


message 15: by Kathryn (new)

Kathryn (an80slady6886) | 541 comments Canberra Spell Out
Completed:

Words to Choose From
Australia
Canberra
Parliamentary
Triangle
War
Memorial
Hot Air
Balloon
Adventure
Cockington
Green
Gardens
Glassworks
Tidbinbilla
Nature
Reserve


message 16: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Have fun Karen & Kathryn!


message 17: by Book Concierge (last edited Aug 29, 2018 07:05PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 1457 comments Canberra S*P*E*L*L Challenge
Begins: 01July18 / Ends: 31July18



8 / 8 completed

Memorial
M - Martha Hall Kelly / Lilac Girls ✔ – 02July18
E - EDGAR is main char in Mrs. Poe ✔ – 06July18
M - McCARTHY, Cormac / The Road ✔ – 10July18
O - Ordinary Grace ✔ - 29Aug18
R - RAWLINGS, Marjorie Kinnan / The Yearling ✔ – 13July18
I - Island Beneath the Sea ✔ - 28July18
A - Armistead Maupin / Michael Tolliver Lives ✔ - 28July18
L - Left Neglected ✔ – 02July18
.


message 18: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Welcome BC!


message 19: by Chrystal (last edited Feb 23, 2019 07:18AM) (new)

Chrystal | 149 comments Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Memorial

M Milton Meltzer ( Underground Man ) finished 7/25/18
E Elizabeth Fremantle ( Queen's Gambit ) finished 7/16/2018
M Lynn Morris ( The Stars for a Light ) finished 8/16/18
O Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys finished 8/5/18
R Charlotte Rogan ( The Lifeboat ) finished 9/18/18
I The Invention of Fire by Bruce Holsinger finished 2/16/2019
A Audacity by Melanie Crowder finished 8/31/18
L Laura Bradford ( Hearse and Buggy ) finished 8/2/18


message 20: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Have fun Chrystal :)


message 21: by jingles (last edited Aug 05, 2018 07:48AM) (new)

jingles | 227 comments WC: Canberra Spell Out
Date: 07/01/18 - 07/31/18
8/8 Completed

Challenge Link: WC: Canberra Spell Out

✔1. C = Curious Minds|Janet Evanovich|07.09.18|★★★
✔2. A = Anne George|Murder Runs in the Family|07.10.18|★★★
✔3. N = Niven, Jennifer|Velva Jean Learns to Fly|07.12.18|★★
✔4. B = Baldacci, David|The Guilty|08.02.18|★★★★
✔5. E = Elly Griffiths|Smoke and Mirrors|07.03.18|★★★
✔6. R = Robert B. Parker's Blackjack|Robert Knott|07.17.18|★★★
✔7. R = Ruth Downie|Persona Non Grata|07.19.18|★★★
✔8. A = Al Capone Throws Me a Curve|Gennifer Choldenko|08.04.18|★★★★
Curious Minds (Knight and Moon, #1) by Janet Evanovich Murder Runs in the Family (Southern Sisters Mystery, #3) by Anne George Velva Jean Learns to Fly by Jennifer Niven The Guilty (Will Robie, #4) by David Baldacci Smoke and Mirrors (Stephens & Mephisto Mystery, #2) by Elly Griffiths Robert B. Parker's Blackjack by Robert Knott Persona Non Grata (Gaius Petreius Ruso, #3) by Ruth Downie Al Capone Throws Me a Curve (Al Capone at Alcatraz, #4) by Gennifer Choldenko

☀☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀CHALLENGE COMPLETED 08/04/18☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀☀


message 22: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Glad you are joining us jingles!


message 23: by Marina H (last edited Nov 25, 2018 06:16AM) (new)

Marina H | 327 comments Canberra Spell Out
Date: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Completed: 9/9

A: Andrea from Den dobbelte tavshed by Mari Jungstedt 01/07/18
U: Ulrich, Walter von from Giganternes Fald by Ken Follett 25/11/18
S: Size 12 Is Not Fat by Meg Cabot 13/07/18
T: Theresa Arundell from Dumb Witness by Agatha Christie 11/07/18
R: Rachels ferie by Marian Keyes 17/07/18
A: Agatha Christie - Death on the Nile 03/07/18
L: Louisa from After You by Jojo Moyes 22/07/18
I: Ivy from Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson 23/07/18
A: Agatha Christie - Cards on the Table 06/07/18


message 24: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Welcome Marina!


message 25: by Olivermagnus (new)

 Olivermagnus (lynda214) | 692 comments ~~~ Completed ~~~

Canberra Spell Out
July 1 - 31, 2018

9
of 9 Complete

A - After the Crash - Michel Bussi - 7/6/18
U - Untie My Heart - Judith Ivory - 7/9/18
S - Jock Serong - On the Java Ridge - 7/23/18
T - Thomas Harris - Black Sunday - 7/15/18
R - Red Clocks - Leni Zumas - 7/5/18
A - M.J. Arlidge - The Doll's House - 7/21/18
L - Louise Penny - A Fatal Grace - 7/17/18
I - Irreparable Harm - Melissa F. Miller - 7/26/18
A - Ann Cleeves - The Seagull - 7/25/18


message 26: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Fantastic job Lynda!!


message 27: by Amanda A (new)

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


A - Antidote by R.A. Steffan 7/2
U - Unmasked by Stefanie London 7/22
S - Save the Date by Morgan Matson 7/14
T - The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See 7/1
R - Royally Endowed by Emma Chase 7/13
A - The Air He Breathes by Brittainy C. Cherry 7/4
L - What My Sister Knew by Nina Laurin 7/10
I - Iron Princess by Meghan March 7/11
A - All You Need is Fudge by Nancy CoCo 7/6


message 28: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Great job Amanda!!


message 29: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments I'm all done :)

Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
8/8

Canberra
C - Chasing Ivan | Tim Tigner 7/5/18****
A - Algie from: Dark Matter | Michelle Paver 7/3/18****
N - Endangered Species | Nevada Barr 7/3/18****
B - Burning Ridge by Margaret Mizushima7/21/18*****
E - Em from: Mai Tai One On | Jill Marie Landis 7/27/18****
R - Rowan from: Chasing Fire | Nora Roberts 7/11/18*****
R - Rosie from: The Stars Are Fire | Anita Shreve 7/13/18***
A - Archie from: Wildfire |Mary Pauline Lowry 7/30/18***

Chasing Ivan (Kyle Achilles #0.5) by Tim Tigner Dark Matter by Michelle Paver Endangered Species (Anna Pigeon, #5) by Nevada Barr Burning Ridge (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #4) by Margaret Mizushima Mai Tai One On (A Tiki Goddess Mystery, #1) by Jill Marie Landis Chasing Fire by Nora Roberts The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve Wildfire by Mary Pauline Lowry


message 31: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Terrific job Karen!!


message 32: by jingles (new)

jingles | 227 comments Thank you for a fun challenge, Jan!

All done!

WC: Canberra Spell Out
Date: 07/01/18 - 07/31/18
8/8 Completed

Challenge Link: WC: Canberra Spell Out

✔1. C = Curious Minds|Janet Evanovich|07.09.18|★★★
✔2. A = Anne George|Murder Runs in the Family|07.10.18|★★★
✔3. N = Niven, Jennifer|Velva Jean Learns to Fly|07.12.18|★★
✔4. B = Baldacci, David|The Guilty|08.02.18|★★★★
✔5. E = Elly Griffiths|Smoke and Mirrors|07.03.18|★★★
✔6. R = Robert B. Parker's Blackjack|Robert Knott|07.17.18|★★★
✔7. R = Ruth Downie|Persona Non Grata|07.19.18|★★★
✔8. A = Al Capone Throws Me a Curve|Gennifer Choldenko|08.04.18|★★★★
Curious Minds (Knight and Moon, #1) by Janet Evanovich Murder Runs in the Family (Southern Sisters Mystery, #3) by Anne George Velva Jean Learns to Fly by Jennifer Niven The Guilty (Will Robie, #4) by David Baldacci Smoke and Mirrors (Stephens & Mephisto Mystery, #2) by Elly Griffiths Robert B. Parker's Blackjack by Robert Knott Persona Non Grata (Gaius Petreius Ruso, #3) by Ruth Downie Al Capone Throws Me a Curve (Al Capone at Alcatraz, #4) by Gennifer Choldenko

☀☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀CHALLENGE COMPLETED 08/04/18☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀♡☀☀♡☀♡☀☀


message 33: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Way to go jingles!


message 34: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 492 comments Completed in time, but very late in posting!

Canberra Spell Out
Timeframe: 7/1/18 to 7/31/18
8/8

C – Can't Buy Me Love by Molly O'Keefe - 7/13/18 ♥♥♥
A - Author Ellery Adams - Peach Pies and Alibis - 7/8/18 ♥♥♥
N - The Nightingale Sisters by Donna Douglas - 7/6/18 ♥♥♥♥
B – Author Terri Brisbin - Christmas in Kilts by - 7/3/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent - 7/31/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Red Delicious Death by Sheila Connolly - 7/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Nora Roberts - Blood Brothers - 7/30/18 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Jackie Ashenden - Make It Hurt - 7/12/18 ♥♥♥

Can't Buy Me Love (Crooked Creek Ranch, #1) by Molly O'Keefe Peach Pies and Alibis (A Charmed Pie Shoppe Mystery, #2) by Ellery Adams The Nightingale Sisters (Nightingales #2) by Donna Douglas Christmas in Kilts by Terri Brisbin Enemy Lover by Pamela Kent Red Delicious Death (Orchard, #3) by Sheila Connolly Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, #1) by Nora Roberts Make It Hurt (Texas Bounty, #2) by Jackie Ashenden

****CHALLENGE COMPLETE 7/31/18*****


message 35: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments The posting is sometimes harder than the completing!! Terrific job Connie :)


message 36: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 492 comments Yup, I've been spending all my free time reading, so the posting gets postponed...and postponed...


message 37: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 1457 comments Update message # 16 - Challenge completed - 29Aug18


Canberra S*P*E*L*L Challenge
Begins: 01July18 / Ends: 31July18



8 / 8 completed

Memorial
M - Martha Hall Kelly / Lilac Girls ✔ – 02July18
E - EDGAR is main char in Mrs. Poe ✔ – 06July18
M - McCARTHY, Cormac / The Road ✔ – 10July18
O - Ordinary Grace ✔ - 29Aug18
R - RAWLINGS, Marjorie Kinnan / The Yearling ✔ – 13July18
I - Island Beneath the Sea ✔ - 28July18
A - Armistead Maupin / Michael Tolliver Lives ✔ - 28July18
L - Left Neglected ✔ – 02July18
.


message 38: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Great job BC!!


message 39: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 492 comments Way to go, BC!


message 40: by Sam (new)

Sam | 208 comments Finished!

Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - October 15, 2018

Canberra

C: A Court of Mist and Fury- Sarah J. Maas- 7/20/18
A: All My Witches- Amanda M. Lee- 9/18/18
N: The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency- Alexander McCall Smith- 8/30/18
B: Brutal Asset- John Conroe- 7/21/18
E: Executable- John Conroe- 7/24/18
R: Rock Chick Revolution- Kristen Ashley- 7/12/18
R: Rogues- John Conroe- 7/27/18
A: At Peace- Kristen Ashley- 10/15/18


message 41: by Connie N. (new)

Connie N. | 492 comments Great job, Sam!


message 42: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Way to go Sam!!


message 43: by Marina H (new)

Marina H | 327 comments I finally found a name starting with U 😊

Canberra Spell Out
Date: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Completed: 9/9

A: Andrea from Den dobbelte tavshed by Mari Jungstedt 01/07/18
U: Ulrich, Walter von from Giganternes Fald by Ken Follett 25/11/18
S: Size 12 Is Not Fat by Meg Cabot 13/07/18
T: Theresa Arundell from Dumb Witness by Agatha Christie 11/07/18
R: Rachels ferie by Marian Keyes 17/07/18
A: Agatha Christie - Death on the Nile 03/07/18
L: Louisa from After You by Jojo Moyes 22/07/18
I: Ivy from Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson 23/07/18
A: Agatha Christie - Cards on the Table 06/07/18


message 44: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments U's can be trickey! Terrific job Marina :)


message 46: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Nicely done Bev!


message 47: by Chrystal (new)

Chrystal | 149 comments done

Canberra Spell Out
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Memorial

M Milton Meltzer ( Underground Man ) finished 7/25/18
E Elizabeth Fremantle ( Queen's Gambit ) finished 7/16/2018
M Lynn Morris ( The Stars for a Light ) finished 8/16/18
O Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys finished 8/5/18
R Charlotte Rogan ( The Lifeboat ) finished 9/18/18
I The Invention of Fire by Bruce Holsinger finished 2/16/2019
A Audacity by Melanie Crowder finished 8/31/18
L Laura Bradford ( Hearse and Buggy ) finished 8/2/18


message 48: by Jan, Moderator (new)

Jan | 14129 comments Wonderful job Chrystal :)


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