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Judge Cover

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018


Did ever see a bookcover and say I've got to read that book and really have no idea what it is about?

For this challenge, choose a book that caught your eye because it was pretty, weird or just plain interesting.

Shallow: Read 1-2 books
Superficial: Read 3-4 books
Conceited: Read 5-6 books


Challenge Rules
*Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
*For each book that you read please post a link to the book, the author and the date you finished it.
*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
*To count a book towards a challenge you must read the majority of it after the start date of the challenge.
* Where more than one option is given for a task, please state which option your book relates to.
*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.
*Please update your original post as you go.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

Please use the TLC STANDARD RULES when participating in this challenge.
If you are not familiar with these rules, please click on the link and read them over.


message 2: by JoAnne (last edited Jul 29, 2018 04:54AM) (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
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Dlyn

Erin FINISHED

Ferenc FINISHED

Lizz

Melanie FINISHED

Nikki FINISHED

Sandra FINISHED

Suzanne


message 3: by Sandra (last edited Jul 21, 2018 02:18PM) (new)


message 4: by Ferenc (last edited Jul 24, 2018 12:31AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1792 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018


Goal: 6/6
Current level: Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. Beautiful Demons by Sarra Cannon - 7/3/2018
2. Fire by Kristin Cashore - 7/6/2018
3. Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore - 7/13/2018
4. The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman - 7/13/2018
5. A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron - 7/18/2018
6. The Diving Pool: Three Novellas by Yōko Ogawa - 7/22/2018

Beautiful Demons (The Shadow Demons Saga #1) by Sarra Cannon Fire (Graceling Realm, #2) by Kristin Cashore Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman A Dog's Purpose (A Dog's Purpose, #1) by W. Bruce Cameron The Diving Pool Three Novellas by Yōko Ogawa


message 5: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Sandra and Ferenc!


message 6: by Erin (last edited Jul 16, 2018 08:14PM) (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 7/16/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

6/6 read

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews, read 7/10/18
2. Guava Red: Almost Paradise by T.C. Blue, read 7/15/18
3. Friendly Fire by Cari Z., read 7/16/18
4. Old Loyalty, New Love by Mary Calmes, read 7/2/18
5. The Poodle Apocalypse by John Inman, read 7/2/18
6. As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes, read 7/16/18

Iron and Magic (The Iron Covenant, #1) by Ilona Andrews Guava Red Almost Paradise (Fruit Basket, #4) by T.C. Blue Friendly Fire by Cari Z. Old Loyalty, New Love (L'Ange #1) by Mary Calmes The Poodle Apocalypse by John Inman As You Wish Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes


message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Erin!


message 8: by Suzanne (last edited Jul 23, 2018 07:54AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 2028 comments The Lost Challenges
July Judge A Book
Duration:
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Progress: 6 out of 6
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

Did ever see a bookcover and say I've got to read that book and really have no idea what it is about?

For this challenge, choose a book that caught your eye because it was pretty, weird or just plain interesting.


1. News of the World by Paulette Jiles - ***** - 7/8/2018 - 209 Pages
2. Sweet Tea and Sympathy by Molly Harper - ***** - 7/9/2018 - 307 Pages
3. Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue - **** - 7/11/2018 - 380 Pages
4. Sugar Daddy by Sawyer Bennett - *** - 7/13/2018 - 220 Pages
5. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - **** - 7/18/2018 - 589 Pages
6. The Indigo Girl by Natasha Boyd - ***** - 7/23/2018 - 343 Pages

News of the World by Paulette Jiles Sweet Tea and Sympathy (Southern Eclectic, #1) by Molly Harper Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue Sugar Daddy (Sugar Bowl, #1) by Sawyer Bennett Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie The Indigo Girl by Natasha Boyd

Challenge Rules
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message 9: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Suzanne!


message 10: by Melanie (last edited Jul 28, 2018 06:00PM) (new)

Melanie "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Shallow: Read 1-2 books
Superficial: Read 3-4 books
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. In the Age of Love and Chocolate (Birthright, #3) by Gabrielle Zevin In the Age of Love and Chocolate - Gabrielle Zevin - 7/8/2018

2. The Good Daughter A Gripping, Suspenseful, Page-Turning Thriller by Alexandra Burt The Good Daughter - Alexandra Burt - 7/10/2018

3. Blood Red, Snow White by Marcus Sedgwick Blood Red, Snow White - Marcus Sedgwick - 7/14/2018

4. Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke Yesterday's Sun - Amanda Brooke - 7/17/2018

5. White Highlands by John McGhie White Highlands - John McGhie - 7/24/2018

6. The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly The Great Zoo of China - Matthew Reilly - 7/29/2018


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I'm In Judge a Book by It's Cover

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message 12: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Melanie and Nikki!


message 13: by Lizz (Beer, Books and Boos), Group Creator (new)

Lizz (Beer, Books and Boos) | 3564 comments Mod
"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
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message 14: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Lizz!


message 15: by Lynn (new)

Lynn | 16 comments This sounds super fun! I'm definitely up for this! :)

Superficial: Read 3-4 books

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The Legend of the Earl (Heirs of High Society) (A Regency Romance Book) by Eleanor Meyers The Prophecy of Shadows (Elementals, #1) by Michelle Madow From the Ashes (Ravenwood Mysteries #1) by Sabrina Flynn The Lake House Secret (A Jenessa Jones Mystery, #1) by Debra Burroughs


message 16: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
Welcome Dlyn!


message 17: by Erin (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 7/16/18

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

6/6 read

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews, read 7/10/18
2. Guava Red: Almost Paradise by T.C. Blue, read 7/15/18
3. Friendly Fire by Cari Z., read 7/16/18
4. Old Loyalty, New Love by Mary Calmes, read 7/2/18
5. The Poodle Apocalypse by John Inman, read 7/2/18
6. As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes, read 7/16/18

Iron and Magic (The Iron Covenant, #1) by Ilona Andrews Guava Red Almost Paradise (Fruit Basket, #4) by T.C. Blue Friendly Fire by Cari Z. Old Loyalty, New Love (L'Ange #1) by Mary Calmes The Poodle Apocalypse by John Inman As You Wish Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes


message 18: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
WOOHOO Erin!


message 20: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!


message 21: by Ferenc (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1792 comments Finished!

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018


Goal: 6/6
Current level: Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. Beautiful Demons by Sarra Cannon - 7/3/2018
2. Fire by Kristin Cashore - 7/6/2018
3. Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore - 7/13/2018
4. The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman - 7/13/2018
5. A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron - 7/18/2018
6. The Diving Pool: Three Novellas by Yōko Ogawa - 7/22/2018

Beautiful Demons (The Shadow Demons Saga #1) by Sarra Cannon Fire (Graceling Realm, #2) by Kristin Cashore Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman A Dog's Purpose (A Dog's Purpose, #1) by W. Bruce Cameron The Diving Pool Three Novellas by Yōko Ogawa


message 22: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
WOOHOO Ferenc!


message 24: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
WOOHOO Nikki!


message 25: by Melanie (new)

Melanie COMPLETION POST

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. In the Age of Love and Chocolate (Birthright, #3) by Gabrielle Zevin In the Age of Love and Chocolate - Gabrielle Zevin - 7/8/2018

2. The Good Daughter A Gripping, Suspenseful, Page-Turning Thriller by Alexandra Burt The Good Daughter - Alexandra Burt - 7/10/2018

3. Blood Red, Snow White by Marcus Sedgwick Blood Red, Snow White - Marcus Sedgwick - 7/14/2018

4. Yesterday's Sun by Amanda Brooke Yesterday's Sun - Amanda Brooke - 7/17/2018

5. White Highlands by John McGhie White Highlands - John McGhie - 7/24/2018

6. The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly The Great Zoo of China - Matthew Reilly - 7/29/2018


message 26: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43874 comments Mod
WOOHOO Melanie!


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