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message 1: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
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This challenge was originally posted by Dawn (Kat N Hat) in October 2011.

A monthly challenge to help you reduce your "to be read" list.

Rules:
Any genre is fine.
No re-reads.
No page minimum.
Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
Please post a link to the book and the date you finished reading.
Please repost your entire challenge when finished to get your badge.

Clean It Out
Duration: July 1- July 31, 2018

TASKS:

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).


message 2: by JoAnne (last edited Aug 02, 2018 11:12AM) (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
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Allison FINISHED

Aminko

Angie FINISHED

Dlyn

Ferenc FINISHED

Hannah FINISHED

Joann FINISHED

Sandra FINISHED

Shash FINISHED

Suzanne

Tofu FINISHED


message 3: by Sandra (last edited Jul 18, 2018 05:17PM) (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments I'M IN!

1st 20 TBR - That's Another Story: The Autobiography - Julie Walters - 10 JULY
Series Started - Rage - Debra Webb - 4 JULY
Bought not read - Frigid - J. Lynn - 9 JULY
Difficult challenge - X - Sue Grafton - 16 JULY
Free ebook - Her Sexiest Mistake - Jill Shalvis - 5 JULY

That's Another Story The Autobiography by Julie Walters Rage (Faces of Evil, #4) by Debra Webb Frigid (Frigid, #1) by J. Lynn X (Kinsey Millhone, #24) by Sue Grafton Her Sexiest Mistake by Jill Shalvis


message 4: by Hannah (last edited Jul 23, 2018 11:26AM) (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 299 comments I'm in!
1. Oldest TBR
That Certain Summer by Irene Hannon 7/15/18
Added in 2014

2. Series in progress
Dead Drift by Dani Pettrey (Chesapeake Valor #4) 7/14/18

3. Bought but not yet read
Where Two Ways Met by Grace Livingston Hill 7/1/18

4. Difficult challenge
A Court of Inquiry by Grace S. Richmond 7/12/18
Getting past the alligators in the Extreme Obstacle Course challenge.

5. Free ebook
Called to Protect by Lynette Eason (free review copy) 7/15/18


message 5: by Joann (last edited Jul 26, 2018 02:14PM) (new)

Joann | 1300 comments I'm in again

1. From first 20 on TBR - Lighthouse Bay - Kimberley Freeman - 7/2/18 (#8)
2. Series Started - A Poisoned Season - Tasha Alexander - 7/3/18
3. book own - The Breaker - minette Walters - 7/26/18
4. difficult challenge Murder in Mayfair - D.M Quincy - 7/6/18 - author Q
5. ebook own - The Abominable Mr. Darcy: A Pride and Prejudice Variation - Dawn King - 7/19/18


message 6: by Ferenc (last edited Jul 13, 2018 03:56AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1792 comments Clean It Out
Duration: July 1- July 31, 2018


1. TBR: The Summer Children by Dot Hutchison (7/2/2018)

2. Series: Fire by Kristin Cashore - 7/6/2018 - Graceling Realm #2

3. Bought: Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore - 7/13/2018

4. Challenge: Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman -7/13/2018

5. Free ebook: Beautiful Demons by Sarra Cannon - 7/3/2018

The Summer Children (The Collector, #3) by Dot Hutchison Fire (Graceling Realm, #2) by Kristin Cashore Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman Beautiful Demons (The Shadow Demons Saga #1) by Sarra Cannon


message 7: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Sandra, Hannah, Joann and Ferenc!


message 8: by Angie (new)

Angie | 287 comments July Clean It Out
1/7/18 – 31/7/18
0/5


1 – First 20 of oldest added.
2 – Book from on-going series
3 – Bought but not read
4 – Difficult challenge book
5 – Free book or on TBR for over a year.


message 9: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Angie!


message 10: by Suzanne (last edited Jul 10, 2018 09:02AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 2028 comments The Lost Challenges
July Clean It Out
Duration:
July 1- July 31, 2018

Progress: 1 out of 5

This challenge was originally posted by Dawn (Kat N Hat) in October 2011.

A monthly challenge to help you reduce your "to be read" list.


Rules:
Any genre is fine.
No re-reads.
No page minimum.
Please post a partial list of the challenge when you sign up.
Please post a link to the book and the date you finished reading.
Please repost your entire challenge when finished to get your badge.

TASKS:

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read:
Sweet Tea and Sympathy by Molly Harper - ***** - 7/9/2018 - 307 Pages

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).

Sweet Tea and Sympathy (Southern Eclectic, #1) by Molly Harper


message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Suzanne!


message 12: by Shash (last edited Jul 23, 2018 12:01AM) (new)

Shash | 1900 comments Clean It Out
July 2018

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Never Look Back by Betsy Brannon Green (7/22/18)

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
The Book of Peril by Melissa McShane (7/3/18)

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
The Country Groom by Taylor Hart (7/2/18)

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge.
Joy to the World by Nicole Zoltack (7/1/18)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
A Corner Church Christmas by Ginny Baird (7/13/18)


message 13: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Shash!


message 14: by Allison (last edited Jul 30, 2018 09:13AM) (new)

Allison (allison302) I'm in!

July Clean It Out
1/7/18 – 31/7/18
5/5

TASKS:
1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl- read 07/10/2018

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
To the Moon and Back by Karen Kingsbury read 7/14/2018

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
What Happens When Women Say Yes to God: Experiencing Life in Extraordinary Ways by Lysa TerKeurst read 7/29/2018

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)
Faithful by Alice Hoffman (character named Shelby)- read 07/05/2018

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).
The Haters by Jesse Andrews- read 7/11/2018


message 15: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Allison!


message 16: by Aminko (last edited Aug 11, 2018 06:28AM) (new)

Aminko | 132 comments Clean It Out Challenge
Duration: July 1 to 31, 2018

Progress: 3/5


1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest). Read one book from the first 20 books.
Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, #1) by Patricia Briggs

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Bare Bones (Temperance Brennan #6) by Kathy Reichs (5/7/2018)

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
Sudden Prey (Lucas Davenport, #8) by John Sandford (6/7/2018)

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X still)
Stuck-Up Suit by Vi Keeland (30/7/2018)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).
Kai (Dark Assassins, #1) by Valerie Ullmer


message 17: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Aminko!


message 18: by Lynn (new)

Lynn | 16 comments One more challenge that I really can't resist! lol

Progress: 0/5

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot #1) by Agatha Christie

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Senior Kisses (Kisses, #3) by Diane Namm

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
Girl's Best Friend by Leslie Margolis

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)
The Quiche of Death (Agatha Raisin, #1) by M.C. Beaton

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).
Unleashed (A Sydney Rye Novel, #1) by Emily Kimelman


message 19: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Dlyn!


message 20: by Aminko (new)

Aminko | 132 comments JoAnne wrote: "Welcome Aminko!"

Thank you for the welcome and managing this great challenge.


message 21: by Ferenc (last edited Jul 13, 2018 03:57AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1792 comments Done!

Clean It Out
Duration: July 1- July 31, 2018


1. TBR: The Summer Children by Dot Hutchison (7/2/2018)

2. Series: Fire by Kristin Cashore - 7/6/2018 - Graceling Realm #2

3. Bought: Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore - 7/13/2018

4. Challenge: Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman -7/13/2018 (For July Scattergories)

5. Free ebook: Beautiful Demons by Sarra Cannon - 7/3/2018

The Summer Children (The Collector, #3) by Dot Hutchison Fire (Graceling Realm, #2) by Kristin Cashore Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman Beautiful Demons (The Shadow Demons Saga #1) by Sarra Cannon


message 22: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Ferenc!


message 23: by Sandra (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments FINISHED!

1st 20 TBR - That's Another Story: The Autobiography - Julie Walters - 10 JULY
Series Started - Rage - Debra Webb - 4 JULY
Bought not read - Frigid - J. Lynn - 9 JULY
Difficult challenge - X - Sue Grafton - 16 JULY
Free ebook - Her Sexiest Mistake - Jill Shalvis - 5 JULY

That's Another Story The Autobiography by Julie Walters Rage (Faces of Evil, #4) by Debra Webb Frigid (Frigid, #1) by J. Lynn X (Kinsey Millhone, #24) by Sue Grafton Her Sexiest Mistake by Jill Shalvis


message 24: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!


message 25: by Tammy (last edited Jul 22, 2018 12:59PM) (new)

Tammy Shu (tamutheshamu) Tofu's Challenge Spot (a bit late to the party, oops)

[Currently Ongoing]

July Clean It Out
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
[4 / 5 Tasks Completed]

** TASKS **
1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
[7/5/18] - It had been there for such a long time, oh my god.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo
[7/10/18]

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)
The Pirate by Harold Schechter
[7/21/18] - for "Musical Group of the Month: Heart" (autobiography, memoir, biography).

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
[7/22/18]


message 26: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Welcome Tofu!

Just check your books read from the beginning of the month, maybe you have a few! 😊


message 27: by Shash (new)

Shash | 1900 comments Finished! :)

Clean It Out
July 2018

1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Never Look Back by Betsy Brannon Green(7/22/18)

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
The Book of Peril by Melissa McShane (7/3/18)

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
The Country Groom by Taylor Hart (7/2/18)

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge.
Joy to the World by Nicole Zoltack (7/1/18)

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
A Corner Church Christmas by Ginny Baird (7/13/18)


message 28: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Shash!


message 29: by Hannah (new)

Hannah (bookwormhannah) | 299 comments I'm done!
1. Oldest TBR
That Certain Summer by Irene Hannon 7/15/18
Added in 2014

2. Series in progress
Dead Drift by Dani Pettrey (Chesapeake Valor #4) 7/14/18

3. Bought but not yet read
Where Two Ways Met by Grace Livingston Hill 7/1/18

4. Difficult challenge
A Court of Inquiry by Grace S. Richmond 7/12/18
Getting past the alligators in the Extreme Obstacle Course challenge.

5. Free ebook
Called to Protect by Lynette Eason (free review copy) 7/15/18


message 30: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Hannah!


message 31: by Joann (new)

Joann | 1300 comments Done

1. From first 20 on TBR - Lighthouse Bay - Kimberley Freeman - 7/2/18 (#8)
2. Series Started - A Poisoned Season - Tasha Alexander - 7/3/18
3. book own - The Breaker - minette Walters - 7/26/18
4. difficult challenge Murder in Mayfair - D.M Quincy - 7/6/18 - author Q
5. ebook own - The Abominable Mr. Darcy: A Pride and Prejudice Variation - Dawn King - 7/19/18


message 32: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Joann!


message 33: by Angie (new)

Angie | 287 comments July Clean It Out
1/7/18 – 31/7/18
5/5


1 – Darkest Caress – Kaylea Cross - 18/7/18
2 – The Beast – J.R. Ward - 10/7/18
3 – Clutch – Tess Oliver - 2/7/18
4 – Day Zero – Kresley Cole - 21/7/18
5 – Sovay – Celia Rees - 6/7/18


message 34: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Angie!


message 35: by Allison (new)

Allison (allison302) Finished!
I'm in!

July Clean It Out
1/7/18 – 31/7/18
5/5

TASKS:
1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl- read 07/10/2018

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
To the Moon and Back by Karen Kingsbury read 7/14/2018

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.
What Happens When Women Say Yes to God: Experiencing Life in Extraordinary Ways by Lysa TerKeurst read 7/29/2018

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)
Faithful by Alice Hoffman (character named Shelby)- read 07/05/2018

5. Read one free book from your e-reader. (If you do not have an e-reader, read a book that has been on your TBR for more than a year).
The Haters by Jesse Andrews- read 7/11/2018


message 36: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
WOOHOO Allison!


message 37: by Tammy (new)

Tammy Shu (tamutheshamu) [FINISHED] This is as far as I got --

July Clean It Out
Duration: July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
[4 / 5 Tasks Completed]

** TASKS **
1. Set your 'my books' page to sort by date added (oldest to newest) OR from the pile you have at home. Read one book from the first 20 books.
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
[7/5/18] - It had been there for such a long time, oh my god.

2. Read one book from a series you have started and not finished.
Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo
[7/10/18]

3. Read one book that you bought but have not yet read.

4. Read one book that will help with a difficult challenge. (Like an A-Z challenge that needs Q, U, & X)
The Pirate by Harold Schechter
[7/21/18] - for "Musical Group of the Month: Heart" (autobiography, memoir, biography).

5. Read one free book from your e-reader.
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
[7/22/18]


message 38: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 43918 comments Mod
Better luck next time!


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