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Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Date: Open

The Inn at Eagle Point (Chesapeake Shores, #1) by Sherryl Woods Flowers on Main (Chesapeake Shores, #2) by Sherryl Woods Harbor Lights (Chesapeake Shores, #3) by Sherryl Woods A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (Chesapeake Shores, #4) by Sherryl Woods Driftwood Cottage (Chesapeake Shores, #5) by Sherryl Woods Moonlight Cove (Chesapeake Shores, #6) by Sherryl Woods Beach Lane (Chesapeake Shores, #7) by Sherryl Woods An O'Brien Family Christmas (Chesapeake Shores, #8) by Sherryl Woods The Summer Garden (Chesapeake Shores, #9) by Sherryl Woods A Seaside Christmas (Chesapeake Shores, #10) by Sherryl Woods The Christmas Bouquet (Chesapeake Shores, #11) by Sherryl Woods Dogwood Hill (Chesapeake Shores, #12) by Sherryl Woods Willow Brook Road (Chesapeake Shores, #13) by Sherryl Woods Lilac Lane (Chesapeake Shores, #14) by Sherryl Woods


This is our second Series Exploration challenge and is based on the Chesapeake Shores Series by Sherryl Woods. It is a combination task, spell and cover challenge. You are welcome to use the books in this series for this challenge. You can find Flowers on Main mentioned by ★Meghan★ in the Jeopardy! Game challenge.

You may complete one section of the challenge (task, cover or spell), or as many sections as you like. Important: At least one of the regular sections of the challenge must be completed in order for you to include the Bonus section.

Books for this challenge can be read in any order; sections do not have to be completed in order.

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TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
✿Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California, OR
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
✿Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

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COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover

4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas

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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

1. Flowers On Main
2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
3. The Summer Garden
4. The Christmas Bouquet
5. Dogwood Hill
6. Willow Brook Road
7. Lilac Lane

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MATCHING WORDS:
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane

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BONUS SECTION:
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series. Please Note: You may only include this bonus section by completing at least one regular section above.

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Nell
Ruth
Bonita


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Nell | 93 comments Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
DONE

TASKS:

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES:
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover
Gone Gull by Donna Andrews 9/03/18
Gone Gull (Meg Langslow #21) by Donna Andrews

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book set in Virginia
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole 9/12/18 - Romance set in Richmond, VA
An Extraordinary Union (The Loyal League #1) by Alyssa Cole

3. TITLES:
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover OR
✿Read a book with a two word title.
Only Beloved by Mary Balogh 10/06/18
Only Beloved (The Survivors' Club, #7) by Mary Balogh

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive)
1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber 12/22/18 (283 pp)
1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber

COVER ITEMS:

1. The Inn at Eagle Point: stairs
A Killing Notion by Melissa Bourbon 11/23/18
A Killing Notion (A Magical Dressmaking Mystery, #5) by Melissa Bourbon

2. Harbor Lights: water
Only a Kiss by Mary Balogh 9/30/18
Only a Kiss (The Survivors' Club, #6) by Mary Balogh

3. Driftwood Cottage: Orange cover
In Prior's Wood by G.M. Malliet 10/30/18
In Prior's Wood (Max Tudor #7) by G.M. Malliet

4. Moonlight Cove: Purple cover
Back Stabbers by Julie Mulhern 12/23/18
Back Stabbers (The Country Club Murders, #8) by Julie Mulhern

5. Beach Lane: Blue cover
Cold as Ice by Julie Mulhern
Cold as Ice (The Country Club Murders #6) by Julie Mulhern

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas: Snow
What Child Is This? by Alice K. Boatwright
What Child Is This? (Ellie Kent Mystery, #2) by Alice K. Boatwright

7. A Seaside Christmas: Christmas
A Cajun Christmas Killing by Ellen Byron 11/14/18
A Cajun Christmas Killing (Cajun Country Mystery #3) by Ellen Byron

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BONUS SECTION: DONE
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series.
Driftwood Cottage by Sherryl Woods 1/28/19
Driftwood Cottage (Chesapeake Shores, #5) by Sherryl Woods


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Thanks for joining me, Connie and Nell. Welcome!!


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Ruth (ruthie1) | 401 comments Yes....I am in....

Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Timeframe: 9/1/18 to 9/19/19
Done 9/19/2019


TASKS: (0/4)
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".
Island of Bones by Gaby Triana....Sept. 2, 2018
Starts with I

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California,
OR
Orchid Beach by Stuart Woods.....Sept. 4, 2018 Set in Florida
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews...Sept. 9, 2018
Series #1
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive),
Sully: My Search for What Really Matters by Chesley Sullenberger....Sept. 6, 2018 320 pages
OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

COVER ITEMS: (0/7)
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover
Christmas on Mistletoe Lane (Sweetwater Springs, #1) by Annie Rains by Annie Rains...Jan. 13, 2019

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover
The X by Lorena Bathey by Lorena Bathey....Dec. 13, 2018

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover
The Hard Way (Jack Reacher, #10) by Lee Child by Lee Child....Sept. 14, 2018
Orange cover


4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover
Sweets & a Stabbing (The Pink Cupcake Mysteries, #1) by Harper Lin by Harper Lin....Sept. 29, 2018

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover
Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva by Samantha Silva....Feb. 6, 2019

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover
A Double Life by Flynn Berry by Flynn Berry....Nov. 21, 2018 Red cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas
On Christmas Eve by Ann M. Martin by Ann M Martin....October 13, 2018
Santa snow globe


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Ruth (ruthie1) | 401 comments SPELL OUT: (0/108)
0/7 Titles
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

Flowers On Main (0/13)
F. Five by Ursula Archer....Sept. 17, 2018
L. The Last Mile by David Baldacci...October 26, 2018
O. Orchid Blues by Stuart Woods....Sept. 13, 2018
W. The Winner by David Baldacci.....Oct. 1, 2018
E. Enchanted, Inc. by Shanna Swendson....Oct. 13, 2018
R. Rowan Coleman....We Are All Made of Stars ...Oct. 29, 2018
S. Shriver, Lionel....Big Brother....Sept. 26, 2018
O. O'Neill, Louise....The Surface Breaks...Nov. 11, 2018
N. Nora Roberts....Shelter in Place....Sept. 20, 2018
M. Memory Man by David Baldacci.....Oct. 4, 2018
A. Aftershock by Andrew Vachss....September 30, 2018
I. Ilona Andrews....book:Sweep in Peace|27251242]....Sept, 30, 2018
N. North, Claire....The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August...Oct. 16, 2018

A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (0/26)
A. Allison Brook...Death Overdue....October 5, 2018
C. Courting Cate by Leslie Gould....October 9, 2018
E. Ellen Byron....Plantation Shudders....Nov. 3, 2018
S. Sheila Connolly....Buried in a Bog...Oct. 18, 2018
A. Andrews, Donna....Crouching Buzzard, Leaping Loon....Nov. 2, 2018
P. Peter May....The Firemaker....Oct. 28, 2018
E. Ellen Byron....Body on the Bayou....Jan. 18, 2019
A. Aunt Bessie Believes by Diana Xarissa...Nov. 14, 2018
K. Karen Hesse....Witness....October 6, 2018
E. Eason, Lynette....No One to Trust ....Jan. 23, 2019
S. Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik,....October 24, 2018
H. Halloween Hijinks by Kathi Daley.....Nov. 10, 2018
O. Oklahoma Christmas Blues by Maggie Shayne...December 11, 2018
R. Robb, J.D.....Leverage in Death.....11/30/18
E. Elkins, Aaron.....Unnatural Selection.....Feb. 11, 2019
S. Stuart Woods....Blood Orchid....Nov. 17, 2018
C. Child, Lee....Bad Luck and Trouble....Oct. 21, 2018
H. How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child by Sandra Uwiringiyimana....Nov. 24, 2018
R. Rosemary and Crime by Gail Oust....Dec. 3, 2018
I. Ivy, Alexandra....Pretend You're Safe....Dec. 1, 2018
S. Smith, Julie....Death Turns a Trick...Nov. 25, 2018
T. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham....Oct, 8, 2018
M. Monkeewrench by P.J. Tracy....Jan. 8, 2019
A. About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis.....April 6, 2019
S. A Short History of the American Stomach by Frederick Kaufman....Nov. 7, 2018

The Summer Garden (0/15)
T. Till the Cows Come Home by Judy Clemens....Nov. 20, 2018
H. Her by Christa Parravani....Sept. 19, 2018
E. E.J. Copperman....Night of the Living Deed ....Feb. 5, 2019
S. Submerged by Dani Pettery....Jan. 20, 2019
U. An Untimely Frost by Penny Richards....Sept. 16, 2018
M. Mr. Churchill's Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal.....Jan. 31, 2019
M. Meow If It's Murder....by T.C. LoTempio.....Feb. 17, 2019
E. Earlene Fowler....Seven Sisters....Feb. 24, 2019
R. Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry.....Dec. 19, 2018
G. A Gathering of Secrets by Linda Castillo....Sept. 24, 2018
A. Alyssa Cole...Radio Silence ....May 6, 2019
R. Robert B. Parker's Blind Spot by Reed Farrel Coleman....March 4, 2019
D. Day One by Nate Kenyon....Feb. 14, 2014
E. Ellie's Story by W. Bruce Cameron.....April 2, 2019
N. Never Said by Carol Lynch Williams....Oct. 22, 2018

The Christmas Bouquet (0/19)
T. The Trouble with Turkeys by Kathi Daley...Jan. 5, 2019
H. Harper, Jane....Force of Nature....Jan. 26, 2019
E. Evanovich, Janet....Turbo Twenty-Three ....May 4, 2019
C. Cylin, Busby....The Year We Disappeared: A Father - Daughter Memoir...Nov. 6, 2018
H. Hart, John....The Last Child...March 1, 2019
R. Roberts, C.J....Captive in the Dark....March 17, 2019
I. Ivy, Alexandra....What Are You Afraid Of? ....Dec. 7, 2018
S. The Sins Of The Fathers by Lawrence Block.....Feb. 12, 2019
T. Trentham, Laura....The Military Wife .....April 14, 2019
M. MacNeal, Susan....Princess Elizabeth's Spy ....March 29, 2019
A. Aslan, Reza.... Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth....May 8, 2019
S. Smash Into You by Shelly Crane....April 21, 2018
B. Banana Yoshimoto....Kitchen.....Sept. 27, 2018
O. O'Marie, Carol Anne....Novena for Murder .....Feb. 2, 2019
U. Unexpected Dismounts by Nancy Rue.....Nov. 4, 2018
Q. The Quintland Sisters by Shelly Wood....June 22, 2019
U. Unspeakable by Kevin O'Brien.....May 24, 2019
E. Eva Ibbotson...A Company of Swans....May 5, 2019
T. Tracy, P.J....Live Bait....May 3, 2019

Dogwood Hill (0/11)
D. DeJong, Meindert.....The Wheel on the School .....March 14, 2019
O. Oust, Gail....Kill 'Em with Cayenne ....Feb. 15, 2019
G. The Girl Who Could Fly by Victoria Forester....March 21, 2019
W. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed.....March 24, 2019
O. Oust, Gail....Cinnamon Toasted....March 7, 2019
O. Oh, Henry by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff.....June 4, 2019
D. Dyed and Gone by Beth Yarnell.....April 1, 2019
H. Heather Graham....Phantom Evil......March 8, 2019
I. book:In Peppermint Peril|38318251] by Joy Avon...Jan. 11, 2019
L. A Lady of the West by Linda Howard....January 29, 2019
L. Lee H. Whittlesey...Death in Yellowstone: Accidents and Foolhardiness in the First National Park. ...June 29, 2019

Willow Brook Road (0/15)
W. Well Read, Then Dead by Terry Farley Moran...Jan. 2, 2019
I. Illicit Magic by Camilla Chafer.....March 22, 2019
L. Little Tiny Teeth by Aaron Elkins....July 1, 2019
L. Lawrence Block....Time to Murder and Create .....Aug. 10, 2019
O. O'Marie, Carol Anne....Advent of Dying.......July 20, 2019
W. Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall.....April 20, 2019
B. The Bat by Jo Nesbo....Dec. 22, 2018
R. Robert B. Parker's The Devil Wins by Reed Farrel Coleman.....Jan. 1, 2019
O. Ohlsson, Kristina....Silenced: A Novel....July 28, 2019
O. Once Upon a Dickens Christmas: 3 Charming Christmas Tales Set in Victorian England by Michelle Griep....Sept. 8, 2019
K. Kitty's Big Trouble by Carrie Vaughn....March 26, 2019
R. Reckless Abandon by Stuart Woods....May 1, 2019.
O. Owl's Outstanding Donuts by Robin Yardi....Sept. 19, 2019
A. Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne....June 10, 2019
D. Dorothy Gilman....The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax ...June 6, 2019

Lilac Lane (0/9)
L. Leeson, Gayle....The Calamity Café ....July 29, 2019
I. Isaac Marion....Warm Bodies...April 17, 2019
L. Laura Levine... This Pen for Hire...August 28, 2019.
A. Aunt Dimity Digs In (Aunt Dimity Mysteries, Book 4 by Nancy Atherton.....June 18, 2019
C. Cannon, Joanna....book:The Trouble with Goats and Sheep|40606286]....July 14, 2019
L. Linwood Barclay....No Time for Goodbye....Sept. 12. 2019
A. The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman....June 27, 2019
N. The Ninth Daughter by Barbara Hamilton....March 3, 2019
E. Evanly Choirs by Rhys Brown....July 16, 2019

MATCHING WORDS: (0/14)
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane

BONUS SECTION: (0/1)
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series. Please Note: You may only include this bonus section by completing at least one regular section above.


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Welcome to the challenge, Ruth! Thanks for joining us!!


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Bonita Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Timeframe: 11/1/18 to 1/3/20


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Completed sections

TASKS: (4/4)
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES:
✿Read a book whose title ends with the letter "E".

This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales 11/10/18

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

Vampire's Faith by Rebecca Zanetti 12/2/18

3. TITLES:
✿Read a book with a five word title.

To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn 11/8/18

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads,

Kiss the Girls by James Patterson 11/16/18

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COVER ITEMS: (7/7)
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
blue cover

Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward 3/14/19

2. Harbor Lights:
Water

Second Thoughts (Victoria Wilde, #4) by Ian Dalton Second Thoughts by Ian Dalton 11/20/18

3. Driftwood Cottage:
orange cover

Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward 10/16/19

4. Moonlight Cove:
purple cover

Sweet Persuasion (Sweet, #2) by Maya Banks Sweet Persuasion by Maya Banks 12/15/18

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle

Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch by Donald J. Sobol Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch by Donald J. Sobol 12/18/18

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Red cover

Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward Lover Mine by J.R. Ward 11/3/18

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Anything pertaining to Christmas

Christmas Cookie Mystery (Amish Sweet Shop Mystery #2) by Naomi Miller Christmas Cookie Mystery by Naomi Miller 12/6/18

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SPELL OUT: (108/108)

1. Flowers On Main (13/13)
F - Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson 12/13/18
L - Lemon Meringue Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke 1/4/19
O - Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout 1/24/19
W - When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn 1/13/19
E - Eula May and the Monkey Business by Amy Mull Fremgen 11/4/18
R - Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 4/24/19
S - Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie 11/5/18

O - Olivia Cunning - Twice Upon a Time 3/4/19
N - No Place to Hide by Lisa Harris 11/11/18

M - Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch 12/28/18
A - After This Night by Lauren Blakely 11/25/18
I - Impact: Great Leadership Changes Everything by Tim Irwin 12/30/19
N - No Footprints in the Bush by Arthur W. Upfield 12/4/18

2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (26/26)
A - Above and Beyond by Erin St. Claire 2/28/19

C - Cowboy Take Me Away by Lorelei James 12/5/18
H - Heart of Evil by Heather Graham 11/13/18
E - Effortless Healing: 9 Simple Ways to Sidestep Illness, Shed Excess Weight, and Help Your Body Fix Itself by Joseph Mercola 11/19/18
S - The Spy by Clive Cussler 12/18/18
A - Archangel's Kiss by Nalini Singh 4/17/19
P - Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren 3/29/19
E - Janet Evanovich - Thanksgiving 12/10/18
A - Aunt Bessie Assumes by Diana Xarissa
K - Knit to Be Tied by Maggie Sefton 4/29/19
E - Eden Bradley - Dangerously Bad 1/31/19

S - The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene 1/2/19
H - Hammered by Kevin Hearne 12/26/18
O - Jenni Ogden - A Drop in the Ocean 4/12/19
R - The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion 7/12/19
E - Everything Bared by Kristine Cayne 12/5/19
S - Short Rides by Lorelei James 12/20/18

C - Crashed Out by Tessa Bailey 1/20/19
H - How to Marry a Millionaire Vampire by Kerrelyn Sparks 1/7/19
R - Rocky Mountain Home by Vivian Arend 8/9/19
I - It's in His Kiss by Julia Quinn 3/31/19
S - Shadow's Pleasure by Molle McGregor 1/13/19
T - The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 1/31/19
M - The Minimalist Home: A Room-By-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life by Joshua Becker 1/17/19
A - Arrow of God by Chinua Achebe 5/22/19
S - Sweet-Loving Cowboy by Stacey Kennedy 3/24/19

3. The Summer Garden (15/15)
T - The Tale of Holly How by Susan Wittig Albert 6/8/19
H - Heart of Steel by Meljean Brook 2/18/19
E - The Evil Inside by Heather Graham 9/13/19

S -Stacey Kennedy - Dirty-Talking Cowboy 2/23/19
U - Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi 5/9/19
M - Mind Prey by John Sandford 3/9/19
M - Maid for Love by Marie Force 4/23/19
E - Erica Layne - The Minimalist Way: Minimalism Strategies to Declutter Your Life and Make Room for Joy 3/27/19
R - J.D. Robb - Conspiracy in Death 1/30/19

G - The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins 1/22/19
A - Anthony Marra - A Constellation of Vital Phenomena 3/8/19
R - Robyn Carr - Hidden Summit 4/13/19
D - Defiance by Cherise Sinclair 12/12/18
E - Janet Evanovich - Look Alive Twenty-Five 5/16/19
N - Night Prey by John Sandford 2/8/19

4. The Christmas Bouquet (19/19)
T - Brian Tracy - No Excuses!: The Power of Self-Discipline 2/18/19
H - Happy Pants Cafe by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff 3/31/19
E - Janet Evanovich - The Big Kahuna 6/11/19

C - Closet Confidential by Mary Jane Maffini 3/6/19
H - Hard-Riding Cowboy by Stacey Kennedy 4/2/19
R - Rebecca York - Beyond Control 3/26/19
I - I Will Not Beg by Cherise Sinclair 10/30/19
S - Steve Siebold - Die Fat or Get Tough 4/24/19
T - Tammy Falkner - Calmly, Carefully, Completely 6/2/19
M - The Malta Exchange by Steve Berry 5/15/19
A - Affliction by River Savage 8/30/19
S -Steel Dominance by Cari Silverwood 6/23/19

B - The Busy Woman's Guide to Murder by Mary Jane Maffini 3/21/19
O - Olivia Cunning - Sinners at the Altar 5/21/19
U - Unzipped by Lauren Blakely 7/30/19
Q - Angela Quarles - Earning It 7/17/19
U - The Unseen by Heather Graham 10/3/19
E - Eve Silver - Dark Desires 7/30/19
T - Tippy Toe Murder by Leslie Meier 8/7/19

5. Dogwood Hill (11/11)
D - Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon 7/2/19
O - Only Skein Deep by Maggie Sefton 5/10/19
G - The Ghost of Marlow House by Bobbi Holmes 1/27/19
W - J.R. Ward - Lover at Last 11/21/19
O - Sophie Oak - Siren Beloved 6/16/19
O - The Oath by Frank E. Peretti 11/18/19
D - Doctor in the Andes by Dana James 8/31/19

H - Hollywood on Tap by Avery Flynn 6/25/19
I - MC - Ian - Love and Let Die by Lexi Blake 8/27/19
L - Leave Me Breathless by Cherrie Lynn 4/15/19
L - Less: Minimalism, For Real by Rose Lounsbury 5/3/19

6. Willow Brook Road (15/15)
W - MC William - Everything Bared by Kristine Cayne 12/5/19
I - I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This!: And Other Things That Strike Me as Funny by Bob Newhart 1/2/20
L - Love Unbroken by J.H. Croix 5/27/19
L - Love Bites by Lynsay Sands 6/20/19
O - The Orphan Factory by James Morcan 11/30/19
W - MC - Willem - Just One Day by Gayle Forman 12/29/19

B - Bad Guys Get Caught by Marie Astor 5/24/19
R - Robyn Carr - Sunrise Point 5/25/19
O - Carlene O'Connor - Murder at an Irish Wedding 12/4/19
O - Carlene O'Connor - Murder in an Irish Churchyard 12/12/19
K - Kiss of the Highlander by Karen Marie Moning 7/23/19

R - Rebecca Zanetti - Shadow Falling 8/20/19
O - Sara Orwig - The Reluctant Heiress 12/17/19
A - Agatha Christie - Murder in Three Acts 9/18/19
D - Dungeon Royale by Lexi Blake 9/14/19

7. Lilac Lane (9/9)
L - Lip Action by Virna DePaul 8/12/19
I - Ian Fleming - Moonraker 1/3/20
L - Lara Adrian - Midnight Rising 9/6/19
A - Agatha Christie - The Mysterious Affair at Styles 10/29/19
C - Chocolate Truffle Mystery by Naomi Miller 10/1/19

L - Long Time Coming by Sandra Brown 10/14/19
A - Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery 10/5/19
N - Not a Hero by Cherise Sinclair 3/13/19
E - Erle Stanley Gardner - The Case of the Lucky Legs 8/22/19

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Bonita *


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Welcome to the challenge, Bonita!


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Connie N. | 342 comments The task section is complete.

TASKS: (4/4)

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES - Published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 - Pub 12/6/16 - Someone like You by Lauren Layne - 9/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
Someone like You (Oxford, #3) by Lauren Layne

2. SHERRYL WOODS - Tagged as mystery on the book's home page - Zoned for Murder by Evelyn David - 9/4/18 ♥♥♥
Zoned for Murder by Evelyn David
26 people tagged it as mystery

3. TITLES - Series book #1 - When Love Comes by J.H. Croix - 9/5/18 ♥♥♥♥ (#1 Diamond Creek, Alaska)
When Love Comes (Diamond Creek, Alaska, #1) by J.H. Croix

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS - Between 282 and 400 pages - 352 pgs - The 13th Hour by Richard Doetsch - 9/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
The 13th Hour by Richard Doetsch


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Nicely done, Connie!


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Finished the Task section!


TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.
✔1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the ✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive).
The Alice Network|Kate Quinn|09.01.18|★★★★|Published June 3, 2017
✔2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book tagged as mystery on the book's home page.
First Degree|David Rosenfelt|09.03.18|★★★
✔3. TITLES:
✿Read a book you would take on vacation.
Dead Cold Brew|Cleo Coyle|09.08.18|★★★
✔4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages.
The White Cascade|Gary Krist|09.21.18|★★★|{315 Pages}
The Alice Network by Kate Quinn First Degree (Andy Carpenter #2) by David Rosenfelt Dead Cold Brew (Coffeehouse Mystery, #16) by Cleo Coyle The White Cascade The Great Northern Railway Disaster and America's Deadliest Avalanche by Gary Krist
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Connie N. | 342 comments Great start, Jingles!


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Thanks, Connie!


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Connie N. | 342 comments I finished the cover section:

COVER ITEMS: (7/7)

1. The Inn at Eagle Point - Blue cover - Caressed by Ice by Nalini Singh - 9/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling #3) by Nalini Singh

2. Harbor Lights - Pink cover - I Dared the Duke by Anna Bennett - 9/15/18 ♥♥♥♥
I Dared the Duke (The Wayward Wallflowers, #2) by Anna Bennett

3. Driftwood Cottage – Orange cover - Love without a Compass by Lindy Zart - 10/3/18 ♥♥♥
Love without a Compass (A Least Likely Romance Book 2) by Lindy Zart

4. Moonlight Cove – Wine on cover - Thankless in Death by J.D. Robb - 10/7/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
Thankless in Death (In Death, #37) by J.D. Robb

5. Beach Lane - Blue cover - The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand - 9/27/18 ♥♥♥♥
The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas – Red cover - Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M.C. Beaton - 10/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley (Agatha Raisin, #4) by M.C. Beaton

7. A Seaside Christmas - Anything pertaining to Christmas - The Christmas Star by Donna VanLiere - 12/31/18 ♥♥♥
The Christmas Star (Christmas Hope #9) by Donna VanLiere


message 21: by jingles (new)

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Nicely done, Connie!


message 22: by Nell (last edited Jan 28, 2019 08:25AM) (new)

Nell | 93 comments Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
DONE PLUS BONUS

TASKS:

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES:
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover
Gone Gull by Donna Andrews 9/03/18
Gone Gull (Meg Langslow #21) by Donna Andrews

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book set in Virginia
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole 9/12/18 - Romance set in Richmond, VA
An Extraordinary Union (The Loyal League #1) by Alyssa Cole

3. TITLES:
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover OR
✿Read a book with a two word title.
Only Beloved by Mary Balogh 10/06/18
Only Beloved (The Survivors' Club, #7) by Mary Balogh

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive)
1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber 12/22/18 (283 pp)
1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber

COVER ITEMS:

1. The Inn at Eagle Point: stairs
A Killing Notion by Melissa Bourbon 11/23/18
A Killing Notion (A Magical Dressmaking Mystery, #5) by Melissa Bourbon

2. Harbor Lights: water
Only a Kiss by Mary Balogh 9/30/18
Only a Kiss (The Survivors' Club, #6) by Mary Balogh

3. Driftwood Cottage: Orange cover
In Prior's Wood by G.M. Malliet 10/30/18
In Prior's Wood (Max Tudor #7) by G.M. Malliet

4. Moonlight Cove: Purple cover
Back Stabbers by Julie Mulhern 12/23/18
Back Stabbers (The Country Club Murders, #8) by Julie Mulhern

5. Beach Lane: Blue cover
Cold as Ice by Julie Mulhern 12/03/18
Cold as Ice (The Country Club Murders #6) by Julie Mulhern

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas: Snow
What Child Is This? by Alice K. Boatwright 12/10/18
What Child Is This? (Ellie Kent Mystery, #2) by Alice K. Boatwright

7. A Seaside Christmas: Christmas
A Cajun Christmas Killing by Ellen Byron 11/14/18
A Cajun Christmas Killing (Cajun Country Mystery #3) by Ellen Byron

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BONUS SECTION:
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series.
Driftwood Cottage by Sherryl Woods 1/28/19 - Chesapeake Shores #5
Driftwood Cottage (Chesapeake Shores, #5) by Sherryl Woods


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Well done, Nell!


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You may complete one section of the challenge (task, cover or spell), or as many sections as you like. Important: At least one of the regular sections of the challenge must be completed in order for you to include the Bonus section.

Books for this challenge can be read in any order; sections do not have to be completed in order.

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TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
✿Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California, OR
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
✿Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

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COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover

4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas

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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

1. Flowers On Main
2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
3. The Summer Garden
4. The Christmas Bouquet
5. Dogwood Hill
6. Willow Brook Road
7. Lilac Lane

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MATCHING WORDS:
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane

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BONUS SECTION:
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series. Please Note: You may only include this bonus section by completing at least one regular section above.


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Welcome, Den!


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A small update!


COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.
✔5. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Blue Cover
The Distant Hours|Kate Morton|10.20.18|★★★★
The Distant Hours by Kate Morton
✔6. Harbor Lights:
Water on the cover
The Last Thing She Ever Did|Gregg Olsen|11.10.18|★★★
The Last Thing She Ever Did by Gregg Olsen
✔7. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock on the cover
On Mystic Lake|Kristin Hannah|03.14.19|★★★
On Mystic Lake by Kristin Hannah
✔8. Moonlight Cove:
Purple cover
Dangerous Minds|Janet Evanovich|12.11.18|★★★
Dangerous Minds (Knight and Moon, #2) by Janet Evanovich
✔9. Beach Lane:
U Is For Undertow|Sue Grafton|11.05.18|★★★★
U Is For Undertow (Kinsey Millhone #21) by Sue Grafton
✔10. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Red cover
The Red Tent|Anita Diamant|10.08.18|★★★
The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
✔11. A Seaside Christmas:
Anything pertaining to Christmas (Christmas Present):
The Gift|Cecelia Ahern|09.26.18|★★★
The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
The Distant Hours by Kate Morton The Last Thing She Ever Did by Gregg Olsen On Mystic Lake by Kristin Hannah Dangerous Minds (Knight and Moon, #2) by Janet Evanovich U Is For Undertow (Kinsey Millhone #21) by Sue Grafton The Red Tent by Anita Diamant The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.
Flowers On Main
✔12. F = From Russia with Love|Ian Fleming|12.16.18|★★★
✔13. L = Louise Penny|A Rule Against Murder|11.23.18|★★★★
✔14. O = The Other Woman|Sandie Jones|09.04.15|★★★
✔15. W = The White Princess|Philippa Gregory|09.17.18|★★★
✔16. E = Ellery Adams|A Deadly Cliché|09.10.18|★★★
✔17. R = Rosamund Hodge|Cruel Beauty|09.28.18|★★
✔18. S = The Silent Girl|Tess Gerritsen|01.08.19|★★★★
✔19. O = Omer, Mike|A Killer's Mind|10.14.15|★★★
✔20. N = Norman, Michael|2932645]|09.06.18|★★★★
✔21. M = Michele Campbell|It's Always the Husband|01.02.19|★★★
✔22. A = Austen, Jane|Pride and Prejudice|09.24.18|★★★★★
✔23. I = Ian Fleming|Live and Let Die|09.05.18|★★★
✔24. N = Nelson DeMille|Wild Fire|10.23.18|★★★
From Russia with Love by Ian Fleming A Rule Against Murder (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #4) by Louise Penny The Other Woman by Sandie Jones The White Princess by Philippa Gregory A Deadly Cliché (A Books by the Bay Mystery, #2) by Ellery Adams Cruel Beauty (Cruel Beauty Universe, #1) by Rosamund Hodge The Silent Girl (Rizzoli & Isles, #9) by Tess Gerritsen A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery, #1) by Mike Omer Tears in the Darkness The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath by Michael Norman It's Always the Husband by Michele Campbell Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Live and Let Die (James Bond, #2) by Ian Fleming Wild Fire (John Corey, #4) by Nelson DeMille


message 27: by Tammie (new)

Tammie Tackett TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
✿Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California, OR
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
✿Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

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COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover

4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas

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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

1. Flowers On Main
2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
3. The Summer Garden
4. The Christmas Bouquet
5. Dogwood Hill
6. Willow Brook Road
7. Lilac Lane

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MATCHING WORDS:
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane

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BONUS SECTION:
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series. Please Note: You may only include this bonus section by completing at least one regular section above.


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Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Timeframe: 9/1/18 to 10/29/22
133/133
1/1 Bonus

TASKS: (4/4)

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES - Published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 - Pub 12/6/16 - Someone like You by Lauren Layne - 9/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
Someone Like You (Oxford, #3) by Lauren Layne

2. SHERRYL WOODS - Tagged as mystery on the book's home page - Zoned for Murder by Evelyn David - 9/4/18 ♥♥♥
Zoned for Murder by Evelyn David
26 people tagged it as mystery

3. TITLES - Series book #1 - When Love Comes by J.H. Croix - 9/5/18 ♥♥♥♥ (#1 Diamond Creek, Alaska)
When Love Comes (Diamond Creek, Alaska, #1) by J.H. Croix

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS - Between 282 and 400 pages - 352 pgs - The 13th Hour by Richard Doetsch - 9/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
The 13th Hour by Richard Doetsch

COVER ITEMS: (7/7)

1. The Inn at Eagle Point - Blue cover - Caressed by Ice by Nalini Singh - 9/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
Caressed by Ice (Psy-Changeling #3) by Nalini Singh

2. Harbor Lights - Pink cover - I Dared the Duke by Anna Bennett - 9/15/18 ♥♥♥♥
I Dared the Duke (The Wayward Wallflowers, #2) by Anna Bennett

3. Driftwood Cottage – Orange cover - Love without a Compass by Lindy Zart - 10/3/18 ♥♥♥
Love without a Compass (A Least Likely Romance Book 2) by Lindy Zart

4. Moonlight Cove – Wine on cover - Thankless in Death by J.D. Robb - 10/7/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
Thankless in Death (In Death, #37) by J.D. Robb

5. Beach Lane - Blue cover - The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand - 9/27/18 ♥♥♥♥
The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas – Red cover - Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M.C. Beaton - 10/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley (Agatha Raisin, #4) by M.C. Beaton

7. A Seaside Christmas - Anything pertaining to Christmas - The Christmas Star by Donna VanLiere - 12/31/18 ♥♥♥
The Christmas Star (Christmas Hope, #9) by Donna VanLiere

MATCHING WORDS: (14/14)
Complete the matching word section by reading a BOOK with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One BOOK per title, 14 BOOKs total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point - INN - The Mystery at Lilac Inn by Carolyn Keene - 2/12/20 ♥♥♥♥
2. Flowers on Main – ON - At Home on Ladybug Farm by Donna ball - 4/30/21 ♥♥♥
3. Harbor Lights – LIGHTS - Under the Lights by Shannon Stacey - 10/31/22 ♥♥♥♥
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas - CHRISTMAS - An Ex for Christmas by Lauren Layne - 11/13/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
5. Driftwood Cottage - COTTAGE - Christmas at Lilac Cottage by Holly Martin - 1/4/21 ♥♥
6. Moonlight Cove – MOONLIGHT - Moonlight becomes You by Mary Higgins Clark - 3/25/21 ♥♥♥♥
7. Beach Lane - BEACH - Manhattan beach by Jennifer Egan - 11/10/18 ♥♥♥
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas - CHRISTMAS - A Wild Goose Chase Christmas by Jennifer AlLee - 12/8/18 ♥♥♥♥
9. The Summer Garden - SUMMER - Second Chance Summer by Jill Shalvis - 7/5/19 ♥♥♥♥
10. A Seaside Christmas - CHRISTMAS - A Cowboy's Christmas Promise by Maggie McGinnis - 12/24/18 ♥♥♥♥
11. The Christmas Bouquet - CHRISTMAS - The Christmas Cowboy Hero by Donna Grant - 1/29/19 ♥♥♥♥
12. Dogwood Hill - HILL - On September Hill by Leigh Michaels - 7/3/20 ♥♥♥♥
13. Willow Brook Road - ROAD - A Curve in the Road by Julianne MacLean - 6/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
14. Lilac Lane – LANE - Password to Larkspur Lane by Carolyn Keene - 3/15/20 ♥♥♥♥

BONUS SECTION: (1/1)
The Inn at Eagle Point by Sherryl Woods - 3/13/22 ♥♥♥♥
The Inn at Eagle Point (Chesapeake Shores, #1) by Sherryl Woods
#1 Chesapeake Shores


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SPELL OUT: (108/108)
7/7 Titles

Flowers On Main (13/13)
F - Festive in Death by J.D. Robb - 2/13/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
L – Author Leanne Banks - The You-Can't-Make-Me Bride - 4/19/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - Odin's Shadow by Erin S. Riley - 9/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
W - Welcoming the Bad Boy by Annie Rains - 10/20/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Lissa Evans - Wed Wabbit - 10/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
R – Rescue My Heart by Jill Shalvis - 3/26/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
S - Author Samantha Kane - Jacked Up - 9/20/18 ♥♥♥
O - On the Line by Liz Lincoln - 10/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
N - Nurse Smith, Cook by Joyce Dingwell - 12/15/18 ♥♥♥
M - Author Carol Madison - Serena's Plight - 10/12/18 ♥♥♥
A - Along Came a Spider by James Patterson - 9/12/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - I Knew You Were Trouble by Lauren Layne - 11/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
N - Author Nancy Martin - Dead Girls Don't Wear Diamonds - 1/4/19 ♥♥♥♥

A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (26/26)
A – Author Celia Aaron - Cleat Chaser - 4/10/19 ♥♥
C - Cook County ICU: 30 Years of Unforgettable Patients and Odd Cases by Cory Franklin - 10/16/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - The Hollow by Nora Roberts - 10/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Janet Evanovich - Look Alive Twenty-Five - 12/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Sweet Silver Bells by Rochelle Alers - 9/23/18 ♥♥
A – Author Annie Rains - Stolen Kisses - 4/15/19 ♥♥♥♥
P - The Pagan Stone by Nora Roberts - 3/9/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Author Jennifer Estep - Spider's Bite - 2/7/19 ♥♥♥♥
A - Animal Magnetism by Jill Shalvis - 11/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
K – Kiss the Girls by James Patterson - 3/20/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Katy Evans - Real - 2/9/19 ♥♥♥
S - Silver Borne by Patricia Briggs - 10/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum - 10/26/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - Only a Promise by Mary Balogh - 10/29/18 ♥♥♥♥
R – Author Ruthie Knox - Madly - 4/6/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Emma Hart - Stripped Bare - 2/27/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sara Zarr - Gem & Dixie - 11/15/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Counting Stars by Kathleen Long - 11/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hard Sell by Lauren Layne - 11/26/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Renita Pizzitola - Just a Little Kiss - 12/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Ilona Andrews - Magic Slays - 11/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sawyer Bennett - Bishop - 12/3/18 ♥♥♥♥
T - Author Tess Gerritsen - Keeper of the Bride - 9/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
M - Author Susan Mallery - Just One Kiss - 12/5/18 ♥♥♥
A - Animal Attraction by Jill Shalvis - 1/10/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - A Snowbound Scandal by Jessica Lemmon - 12/28/18 ♥♥♥

The Summer Garden (15/15)
T - Top Shelf by Kelly Jamieson - 1/12/19 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hungry: Lessons Learned on the Journey from Fat to Thin by Allen Zadoff - 2/14/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Eggs in Purgatory by Laura Childs - 2/28/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - Snowflakes, Iced Cakes and Second Chances by Sue Watson - 1/25/19 ♥♥♥
U - Unseen by Karin Slaughter - 1/15/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
M - Author Christine Mangan - Tangerine - 1/16/19 ♥♥♥♥
M - Meant to Be by Maggie McGinnis - 3/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - The End of Everything by Megan Abbott - 3/31/19 ♥♥
R - River Marked by Patricia Briggs - 1/30/19 ♥♥♥♥
G – Author Dorothy Gilman - The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax - 10/23/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
A - Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil by Nancy Atherton - 1/19/19 ♥♥♥♥
R - Rugged Texas Cowboy by Lora Leigh - 2/11/19 ♥♥♥
D – Author Diane Mott Davidson - Killer Pancake - 11/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Elly Griffiths - The Crossing Places - 4/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
N - Author Nalini Singh - Mine to Possess - 1/6/19 ♥♥♥♥

The Christmas Bouquet (19/19)
T - Trick or Treat Murder by Leslie Meier - 10/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Home for the Holidays by Jeaniene Frost - 12/26/18 ♥♥♥
E - Author Ellery Adams - Pecan Pies and Homicides - 10/30/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Author Cassie Ryan - My Addiction - 3/22/19 ♥♥♥
H - Author Lauren Hammond - 12 Rounds- 2/17/19 ♥♥♥
R - Author J.D. Robb - Concealed in Death - 12/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - I Think I Love You by Lauren Layne - 12/13/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sidney Halston - Kiss Me Back - 2/23/19 ♥♥♥
T - Three Bedrooms, One Corpse by Charlaine Harris - 11/5/18 ♥♥♥♥
M - Murder on the Horizon by M.L. Rowland - 1/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Kristen Ashley - Rock Chick Regret - 2/24/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
S - Author Stacey Lynn - Fake Wife - 3/13/19 ♥♥♥♥
B - Beach Happens by Jamie K. Schmidt - 11/16/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - Author Olivia Dade - Hidden Hearts - 1/24/19 ♥♥♥
U - Unplugged by Lois Greiman - 3/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
Q - Author Spencer Quinn - Paw and Order - 2/20/19 ♥♥♥♥
U - The Unsung Hero by Suzanne Brockmann - 4/30/19 ♥♥♥
E – Author Emily March - Lover's Leap - 10/13/18 ♥♥♥
T - Take the Fall by Marquita Valentine - 3/19/19 ♥♥

Dogwood Hill (11/11)
D - Don't Call Me Sweetheart by Codi Gary - 11/11/18 ♥♥
O - Author Karen E. Olson - Driven to Ink - 2/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
G - Author George Plimpton - The X Factor: A Quest for Excellence - 10/24/18 ♥♥♥
W - Author Wendy Mass - 11 Birthdays - 11/8/18 ♥♥♥
O - One, Two, Buckle My Shoe by Agatha Christie - 3/14/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - The Other Side by J.D. Robb - 3/25/19 ♥♥♥♥
D - Author Kyra Davis - Sex, Murder And A Double Latte - 4/5/19 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hot & Heavy by Tracy Wolff - 3/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Ilona Andrews and Jeaniene Frost - Magic Graves - 3/10/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran - 10/14/18 ♥♥♥
L - The Legendary Lord by Valerie Bowman - 11/23/18 ♥♥♥♥

Willow Brook Road (15/15)
W - Wrangled and Tangled by Lorelei James - 3/11/19 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Isobel Chace - To Marry a Tiger - 4/20/19 ♥♥
L – Author Leslie Meier - Back to School Murder - 4/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann - 12/7/18 ♥♥
O - One Death, Nine Stories by Marc Aronson - 4/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
W – Author Yvonne Whittal - The Light Within - 11/30/18 ♥♥♥
B - Author Valerie Bowman - Never Trust a Pirate - 2/6/19 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Robin Benway - Far from the Tree - 2/21/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - One Day in December by Josie Silver - 5/20/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
O - Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys - 5/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
K - Author Katie Reus - No One to Trust - 3/6/19 ♥♥♥
R - Author Rebecca Zanetti - Fated - 3/4/19 ♥♥♥
O - Obsession in Death by J.D. Robb - 6/7/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
A - Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage by M.C. Beaton - 3/12/19 ♥♥♥♥
D - Author Debbie Macomber - Love Letters - 5/5/19 ♥♥♥♥

Lilac Lane (9/9)
L - Lifeguard by James Patterson - 1/23/19 ♥♥♥
I - Iceberg by Robyn Donald - 4/25/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Author Robert Lacey - The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium - 3/17/19 ♥♥♥♥
A – Author Vivian Arend - Rocky Mountain Angel - 10/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Cancun by Kimberly Fox - 3/27/19 ♥♥♥
L - Author Lynsay Sands - A Bite to Remember - 3/29/19 ♥♥♥♥
A – Author Ariel Levy - The Rules Do Not Apply - 11/29/18 ♥♥♥
N - Author Nancy Martin - Some Like it Lethal - 1/27/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Tracy Ewens - Candidate - 4/28/19 ♥♥♥♥


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SPELL OUT: (108/108)
7/7 Titles

Flowers On Main (13/13)
F - Festive in Death by J.D. Robb - 2/13/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
L – Author Leanne Banks - The You-Can't-Make-Me Bride - 4/19/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - Odin's Shadow by Erin S. Riley - 9/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
W - Welcoming the Bad Boy by Annie Rains - 10/20/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Lissa Evans - Wed Wabbit - 10/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
R – Rescue My Heart by Jill Shalvis - 3/26/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
S - Author Samantha Kane - Jacked Up - 9/20/18 ♥♥♥
O - On the Line by Liz Lincoln - 10/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
N - Nurse Smith, Cook by Joyce Dingwell - 12/15/18 ♥♥♥
M - Author Carol Madison - Serena's Plight - 10/12/18 ♥♥♥
A - Along Came a Spider by James Patterson - 9/12/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - I Knew You Were Trouble by Lauren Layne - 11/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
N - Author Nancy Martin - Dead Girls Don't Wear Diamonds - 1/4/19 ♥♥♥♥

A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (26/26)
A – Author Celia Aaron - Cleat Chaser - 4/10/19 ♥♥
C - Cook County ICU: 30 Years of Unforgettable Patients and Odd Cases by Cory Franklin - 10/16/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - The Hollow by Nora Roberts - 10/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Janet Evanovich - Look Alive Twenty-Five - 12/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Sweet Silver Bells by Rochelle Alers - 9/23/18 ♥♥
A – Author Annie Rains - Stolen Kisses - 4/15/19 ♥♥♥♥
P - The Pagan Stone by Nora Roberts - 3/9/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Author Jennifer Estep - Spider's Bite - 2/7/19 ♥♥♥♥
A - Animal Magnetism by Jill Shalvis - 11/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
K – Kiss the Girls by James Patterson - 3/20/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Katy Evans - Real - 2/9/19 ♥♥♥
S - Silver Borne by Patricia Briggs - 10/2/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum - 10/26/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - Only a Promise by Mary Balogh - 10/29/18 ♥♥♥♥
R – Author Ruthie Knox - Madly - 4/6/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Emma Hart - Stripped Bare - 2/27/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sara Zarr - Gem & Dixie - 11/15/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Counting Stars by Kathleen Long - 11/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hard Sell by Lauren Layne - 11/26/18 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Renita Pizzitola - Just a Little Kiss - 12/11/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Ilona Andrews - Magic Slays - 11/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sawyer Bennett - Bishop - 12/3/18 ♥♥♥♥
T - Author Tess Gerritsen - Keeper of the Bride - 9/25/18 ♥♥♥♥
M - Author Susan Mallery - Just One Kiss - 12/5/18 ♥♥♥
A - Animal Attraction by Jill Shalvis - 1/10/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - A Snowbound Scandal by Jessica Lemmon - 12/28/18 ♥♥♥

The Summer Garden (15/15)
T - Top Shelf by Kelly Jamieson - 1/12/19 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hungry: Lessons Learned on the Journey from Fat to Thin by Allen Zadoff - 2/14/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
E - Eggs in Purgatory by Laura Childs - 2/28/19 ♥♥♥♥
S - Snowflakes, Iced Cakes and Second Chances by Sue Watson - 1/25/19 ♥♥♥
U - Unseen by Karin Slaughter - 1/15/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
M - Author Christine Mangan - Tangerine - 1/16/19 ♥♥♥♥
M - Meant to Be by Maggie McGinnis - 3/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - The End of Everything by Megan Abbott - 3/31/19 ♥♥
R - River Marked by Patricia Briggs - 1/30/19 ♥♥♥♥
G – Author Dorothy Gilman - The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax - 10/23/18 ♥♥♥♥♥
A - Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil by Nancy Atherton - 1/19/19 ♥♥♥♥
R - Rugged Texas Cowboy by Lora Leigh - 2/11/19 ♥♥♥
D – Author Diane Mott Davidson - Killer Pancake - 11/21/18 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Elly Griffiths - The Crossing Places - 4/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
N - Author Nalini Singh - Mine to Possess - 1/6/19 ♥♥♥♥

The Christmas Bouquet (19/19)
T - Trick or Treat Murder by Leslie Meier - 10/19/18 ♥♥♥♥
H - Home for the Holidays by Jeaniene Frost - 12/26/18 ♥♥♥
E - Author Ellery Adams - Pecan Pies and Homicides - 10/30/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Author Cassie Ryan - My Addiction - 3/22/19 ♥♥♥
H - Author Lauren Hammond - 12 Rounds- 2/17/19 ♥♥♥
R - Author J.D. Robb - Concealed in Death - 12/18/18 ♥♥♥♥
I - I Think I Love You by Lauren Layne - 12/13/18 ♥♥♥♥
S - Author Sidney Halston - Kiss Me Back - 2/23/19 ♥♥♥
T - Three Bedrooms, One Corpse by Charlaine Harris - 11/5/18 ♥♥♥♥
M - Murder on the Horizon by M.L. Rowland - 1/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
A - Author Kristen Ashley - Rock Chick Regret - 2/24/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
S - Author Stacey Lynn - Fake Wife - 3/13/19 ♥♥♥♥
B - Beach Happens by Jamie K. Schmidt - 11/16/18 ♥♥♥♥
O - Author Olivia Dade - Hidden Hearts - 1/24/19 ♥♥♥
U - Unplugged by Lois Greiman - 3/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
Q - Author Spencer Quinn - Paw and Order - 2/20/19 ♥♥♥♥
U - The Unsung Hero by Suzanne Brockmann - 4/30/19 ♥♥♥
E – Author Emily March - Lover's Leap - 10/13/18 ♥♥♥
T - Take the Fall by Marquita Valentine - 3/19/19 ♥♥

Dogwood Hill (11/11)
D - Don't Call Me Sweetheart by Codi Gary - 11/11/18 ♥♥
O - Author Karen E. Olson - Driven to Ink - 2/3/19 ♥♥♥♥
G - Author George Plimpton - The X Factor: A Quest for Excellence - 10/24/18 ♥♥♥
W - Author Wendy Mass - 11 Birthdays - 11/8/18 ♥♥♥
O - One, Two, Buckle My Shoe by Agatha Christie - 3/14/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - The Other Side by J.D. Robb - 3/25/19 ♥♥♥♥
D - Author Kyra Davis - Sex, Murder And A Double Latte - 4/5/19 ♥♥♥♥
H - Hot & Heavy by Tracy Wolff - 3/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Ilona Andrews and Jeaniene Frost - Magic Graves - 3/10/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran - 10/14/18 ♥♥♥
L - The Legendary Lord by Valerie Bowman - 11/23/18 ♥♥♥♥

Willow Brook Road (15/15)
W - Wrangled and Tangled by Lorelei James - 3/11/19 ♥♥♥♥
I - Author Isobel Chace - To Marry a Tiger - 4/20/19 ♥♥
L – Author Leslie Meier - Back to School Murder - 4/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann - 12/7/18 ♥♥
O - One Death, Nine Stories by Marc Aronson - 4/2/19 ♥♥♥♥
W – Author Yvonne Whittal - The Light Within - 11/30/18 ♥♥♥
B - Author Valerie Bowman - Never Trust a Pirate - 2/6/19 ♥♥♥♥
R - Author Robin Benway - Far from the Tree - 2/21/19 ♥♥♥♥
O - One Day in December by Josie Silver - 5/20/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
O - Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys - 5/24/19 ♥♥♥♥
K - Author Katie Reus - No One to Trust - 3/6/19 ♥♥♥
R - Author Rebecca Zanetti - Fated - 3/4/19 ♥♥♥
O - Obsession in Death by J.D. Robb - 6/7/19 ♥♥♥♥♥
A - Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage by M.C. Beaton - 3/12/19 ♥♥♥♥
D - Author Debbie Macomber - Love Letters - 5/5/19 ♥♥♥♥

Lilac Lane (9/9)
L - Lifeguard by James Patterson - 1/23/19 ♥♥♥
I - Iceberg by Robyn Donald - 4/25/19 ♥♥♥♥
L - Author Robert Lacey - The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium - 3/17/19 ♥♥♥♥
A – Author Vivian Arend - Rocky Mountain Angel - 10/9/18 ♥♥♥♥
C - Cancun by Kimberly Fox - 3/27/19 ♥♥♥
L - Author Lynsay Sands - A Bite to Remember - 3/29/19 ♥♥♥♥
A – Author Ariel Levy - The Rules Do Not Apply - 11/29/18 ♥♥♥
N - Author Nancy Martin - Some Like it Lethal - 1/27/19 ♥♥♥♥
E - Author Tracy Ewens - Candidate - 4/28/19 ♥♥♥♥


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Yay, Connie! Way to go!!


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Connie N. | 342 comments Now just the matching words section to go. I thought these words would be easy, but so far I've only randomly round a couple. So it looks like I'm going to have to do some pre-planning for that section.


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Sometimes the matching words section works quickly for me, and then other times it doesn't.


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Nancy85 (nancymarie85) | 874 comments TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive): Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas 5/26/20

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California-Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer 12/13/20

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14.-Crier's War by Nina Varela 5/29/20

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads-City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare 5/31/20


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Nancy85 (nancymarie85) | 874 comments COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover- All We Can Do Is Wait by Richard Lawson by Richard Lawson 6/2/20

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover- Mask of Duplicity (The Jacobite Chronicles #1) by Julia Brannan by Julia Brannan 5/20/20

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover- Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass, #7) by Sarah J. Maas by Sarah J. Maas 10/4/20

4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover- Killer (Pretty Little Liars, #6) by Sara Shepard by Sara Shepard 11/6/20

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover- The Ickabog by J.K. Rowling by J.K. Rowling 12/29/20

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover- A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #1) by Sarah J. Maas by Sarah J. Maas 3/4/21

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas- Pit Perfect Murder (Barkside of the Moon #1) by Renee George by Renee George (Has snow on the cover) 6/9/22


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Nancy85 (nancymarie85) | 874 comments SPELL OUT:

1. Flowers On Main
F-The Fall of Crazy House by James Patterson 7/12/22
L-Long Live the Pumpkin Queen: Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas by Shea Ernshaw 9/3/22
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W-White Night by Jim Butcher 6/18/22
E-Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales by Stephen King 6/10/22
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A-Aurora Burning by Amie Kaufman 7/10/22
I-I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak 7/1/22
N-New Moon by Stephenie Meyer 8/2/22

2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
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H-Hide by Kiersten White 6/25/22
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Nancy85 (nancymarie85) | 874 comments MATCHING WORDS:
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane


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Thanks for joining us, Nancy!


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Katharine | 410 comments Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Date: Open


TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
✿Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California, OR
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
✿Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

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COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover

4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas

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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

1. Flowers On Main
2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
3. The Summer Garden
4. The Christmas Bouquet
5. Dogwood Hill
6. Willow Brook Road
7. Lilac Lane

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MATCHING WORDS:
Complete the matching word section by reading a book with a title that has a matching word for each of the titles below. One book per title, 14 books total.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point
2. Flowers on Main
3. Harbor Lights
4. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
5. Driftwood Cottage
6. Moonlight Cove
7. Beach Lane
8. An O'Brien Family Christmas
9. The Summer Garden
10. A Seaside Christmas
11. The Christmas Bouquet
12. Dogwood Hill
13. Willow Brook Road
14. Lilac Lane

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BONUS SECTION:
Complete the bonus section of this challenge by reading a book from this series. Please Note: You may only include this bonus section by completing at least one regular section above.


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Welcome to the challenge, Katharine!


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122. SCC: Series Exploration - Chesapeake Shores (Part 1)
Date: 09/01/18 - 00/00/00
118/? Completed

Challenge Link: SCC: Series Exploration - Chesapeake Shores

TASKS:
Complete a task for each of the items below.
✔1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the ✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive).
The Alice Network|Kate Quinn|09.01.18|★★★★|Published June 3, 2017
✔2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book tagged as mystery on the book's home page.
First Degree|David Rosenfelt|09.03.18|★★★
✔3. TITLES:
✿Read a book you would take on vacation.
Dead Cold Brew|Cleo Coyle|09.08.18|★★★
✔4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book between 282 and 400 pages.
The White Cascade|Gary Krist|09.21.18|★★★|{315 Pages}
The Alice Network by Kate Quinn First Degree (Andy Carpenter #2) by David Rosenfelt Dead Cold Brew (Coffeehouse Mystery, #16) by Cleo Coyle The White Cascade The Great Northern Railway Disaster and America's Deadliest Avalanche by Gary Krist
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COVER ITEMS:
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.
✔5. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Blue Cover
The Distant Hours|Kate Morton|10.20.18|★★★★
The Distant Hours by Kate Morton
✔6. Harbor Lights:
Water on the cover
The Last Thing She Ever Did|Gregg Olsen|11.10.18|★★★
The Last Thing She Ever Did by Gregg Olsen
✔7. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock on the cover
On Mystic Lake|Kristin Hannah|03.14.19|★★★
On Mystic Lake by Kristin Hannah
✔8. Moonlight Cove:
Purple cover
Dangerous Minds|Janet Evanovich|12.11.18|★★★
Dangerous Minds (Knight and Moon, #2) by Janet Evanovich
✔9. Beach Lane:
U Is For Undertow|Sue Grafton|11.05.18|★★★★
U Is For Undertow (Kinsey Millhone #21) by Sue Grafton
✔10. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Red cover
The Red Tent|Anita Diamant|10.08.18|★★★
The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
✔11. A Seaside Christmas:
Anything pertaining to Christmas (Christmas Present):
The Gift|Cecelia Ahern|09.26.18|★★★
The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
The Distant Hours by Kate Morton The Last Thing She Ever Did by Gregg Olsen On Mystic Lake by Kristin Hannah Dangerous Minds (Knight and Moon, #2) by Janet Evanovich U Is For Undertow (Kinsey Millhone #21) by Sue Grafton The Red Tent by Anita Diamant The Gift by Cecelia Ahern
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SPELL OUT:
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.
Flowers On Main
✔12. F = From Russia with Love|Ian Fleming|12.16.18|★★★
✔13. L = Louise Penny|A Rule Against Murder|11.23.18|★★★★
✔14. O = The Other Woman|Sandie Jones|09.04.15|★★★
✔15. W = The White Princess|Philippa Gregory|09.17.18|★★★
✔16. E = Ellery Adams|A Deadly Cliché|09.10.18|★★★
✔17. R = Rosamund Hodge|Cruel Beauty|09.28.18|★★
✔18. S = The Silent Girl|Tess Gerritsen|01.08.19|★★★★
✔19. O = Omer, Mike|A Killer's Mind|10.14.15|★★★
✔20. N = Norman, Michael|2932645]|09.06.18|★★★★
✔21. M = Michele Campbell|It's Always the Husband|01.02.19|★★★
✔22. A = Austen, Jane|Pride and Prejudice|09.24.18|★★★★★
✔23. I = Ian Fleming|Live and Let Die|09.05.18|★★★
✔24. N = Nelson DeMille|Wild Fire|10.23.18|★★★
From Russia with Love by Ian Fleming A Rule Against Murder (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #4) by Louise Penny The Other Woman by Sandie Jones The White Princess by Philippa Gregory A Deadly Cliché (A Books by the Bay Mystery, #2) by Ellery Adams Cruel Beauty (Cruel Beauty Universe, #1) by Rosamund Hodge The Silent Girl (Rizzoli & Isles, #9) by Tess Gerritsen A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery, #1) by Mike Omer Tears in the Darkness The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath by Michael Norman It's Always the Husband by Michele Campbell Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Live and Let Die (James Bond, #2) by Ian Fleming Wild Fire (John Corey, #4) by Nelson DeMille

2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
✔25. A = The Astronaut Wives Club|Lily Koppel|09.27.18|★★★
✔26. C = C.W. Gortner|The Tudor Secret|12.26.18|★★★
✔27. H = House Rules|Jodi Picoult|01.11.19|★★★
✔28. E = Erik Larson|Thunderstruck|10.12.18|★★★
✔29. S = The Search|Iris Johansen|03.08.19|★★★
✔30. A = Alice Hoffman|Blackbird House|11.15.18|★★
✔31. P = Phantom|Jo Nesbø|01.03.19|★★★★
✔32. E = Edward Rutherfurd|Paris|12.06.18|★★★
✔33. A = Agatha Christie|Hercule Poirot's Christmas|11.25.18|★★★
✔34. K = Kristan Higgins| The Best Man| 01.20.19|★★★
✔35. E = Erin McCarthy|Hard and Fast|12.20.18|★★★
✔36. S = Sue Grafton|V is for Vengeance|03.31.19|★★★★
✔37. H = Hoover, Colleen|All Your Perfects|04.28.19|★★
✔38. O = Oppel, Kenneth|Airborn|12.30.18|★★★
✔39. R = Roberts, Nora|Irish Rose|12.12.18|★★★
✔40. E = The Egypt Game|Zilpha Keatley Snyder|01.17.19|★★★
✔41. S = Sue Grafton|W Is for Wasted|04.03.19|★★★★
✔42. C = The Chaperone|Laura Moriarty|01.07.19|★★
✔43. H = Hope to Die|James Patterson|05.15.19|★★★
✔44. R = Rick Bragg|Jerry Lee Lewis|01.31.19|★★★★
✔45. I = Island Beneath the Sea|Isabel Allende|09.14.18|★★★
✔46. S = Sue Grafton| X|04.05.19|★★★★
✔47. T = To Sleep with the Angels|David Cowan|09.30.18|★★★★
✔48. M = M.C. Beaton|Death of a Prankster|04.23.19|★★★
✔49. A = Agatha Raisin and the Dead Ringer|M.C. Beaton|04.26.19|★★★
✔50. S = Sue Grafton|Y is for Yesterday|04.08.19|★★★★
The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel The Tudor Secret (The Spymaster Chronicles, #1) by C.W. Gortner House Rules by Jodi Picoult Thunderstruck by Erik Larson The Search (Eve Duncan, #3) by Iris Johansen Blackbird House by Alice Hoffman Phantom by Jo Nesbø Paris by Edward Rutherfurd Hercule Poirot's Christmas (Hercule Poirot, #20) by Agatha Christie The Best Man (Blue Heron #1) by Kristan Higgins Hard and Fast (Fast Track, #2) by Erin McCarthy V is for Vengeance (Kinsey Millhone, #22) by Sue Grafton All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover Airborn (Matt Cruse, #1) by Kenneth Oppel Irish Rose (Irish Hearts #2) by Nora Roberts The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder W Is for Wasted (Kinsey Millhone, #23) by Sue Grafton The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty Hope to Die by James Patterson Jerry Lee Lewis His Own Story by Rick Bragg Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende X (Kinsey Millhone, #24) by Sue Grafton To Sleep with the Angels The Story of a Fire by David Cowan Death of a Prankster by M.C. Beaton Agatha Raisin and the Dead Ringer (Agatha Raisin, #29) by M.C. Beaton Y is for Yesterday (Kinsey Millhone, #25) by Sue Grafton

3. The Summer Garden
✔51. T = Their Eyes Were Watching God|Zora Neale Hurston|12.13.18|★★★
✔52. H = Hunting Charles Manson|Lis Wiehl|05.18.19|★★★
✔53. E = Elly Griffiths|The Woman in Blue|01.25.19|★★★
✔54. S = Susan Holloway Scott|I, Eliza Hamilton|05.30.19|★★
✔55. U = Until June|Aurora Rose Reynolds|12.28.18|★★★
✔56. M = M.C. Beaton|Death of a Prankster|04.23.19|★★★
✔57. M = Murphy, Paul|Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane|05.14.19|★★
✔58. E = Edward Rutherfurd|London|04.22.19|★★★
✔59. R = Robert Galbraith|Lethal White|03.07.19|★★★★
✔60. G = Gregory, Philippa|The Constant Princess|01.15.19|★★★
✔61. A = Ashton, Jeff|Imperfect Justice|05.17.19|★★★
✔62. R = Robb, J.D.|Visions in Death|03.11.19|★★★
✔63. D = Diana Gabaldon|Written in My Own Heart's Blood|03.23.19|★★★
✔64. E = End Game|David Baldacci|05.06.19|★★★
✔65. N = Nesbø, Jo|The Leopard|10.27.13|★★★★
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Hunting Charles Manson The Quest for Justice in the Days of Helter Skelter by Lis Wiehl The Woman in Blue (Ruth Galloway, #8) by Elly Griffiths I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott Until June (Until Her/Him, #3) by Aurora Rose Reynolds Death of a Prankster by M.C. Beaton Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane A True Story of Victorian Law and Disorder The Unsolved Murder that Shocked Victorian England by Paul Thomas Murphy London by Edward Rutherfurd Lethal White (Cormoran Strike #4) by Robert Galbraith The Constant Princess (The Tudor Court, #1) by Philippa Gregory Imperfect Justice Prosecuting Casey Anthony by Jeff Ashton Visions in Death (In Death, #19) by J.D. Robb Written in My Own Heart's Blood (Outlander, #8) by Diana Gabaldon End Game (Will Robie, #5) by David Baldacci The Leopard by Jo Nesbø


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122. SCC: Series Exploration - Chesapeake Shores (Part 2)

4. The Christmas Bouquet
✔66. T = The Tudor Conspiracy|C.W. Gortner|02.03.19|★★★
✔67. H = Higgins, Kristan|The Next Best Thing|05.28.19|★★
✔68. E = Elizabeth Parker|Poison Candy|05.08.19|★★★
✔69. C = Catering to Nobody|Diane Mott Davidson|02.05.19|★★★
✔70. H = Hesse, Monica|American Fire|06.21.19|★★★
✔71. R = Ron Hansen|The Kid|05.11.19|★★★
✔72. I = Ian Fleming|Moonraker|10.04.18|★★★
✔73. S = Saviano, Roberto|ZeroZeroZero|06.03.19|★★★
✔74. T = Toby Neal|Blood Orchids|05.18.19|★★★★
✔75. M = McGinniss, Joe|Fatal Vision|05.20.19|★★★
✔76. A = Anastasia, George|Gotti's Rules|05.18.19|★★★
✔77. S = Snatched|Bruce Porter|06.04.19|★★
✔78. B = Bridget Jones’s Baby: The Diaries|Helen Fielding|01.16.19|★★
✔79. O = The Orphan Mother|Robert Hicks|04.25.19|★★★
✔80. U = Unkefer, Dean|90 Church|05.16.19|★★★
✔81. Q = Quinn Wilder|One Shining Summer|03.27.18|★★★
✔82. U = Unnecessary Roughness|José Báez|06.04.19|★★★
✔83. E = Ellery Queen|The French Powder Mystery|05.20.19|★★★
✔84. T = Taking The Fifth|J.A. Jance|06.09.19|★★★
The Tudor Conspiracy by C.W. Gortner The Next Best Thing by Kristan Higgins Poison Candy The Murderous Madam Inside Dalia Dippolito’s Plot to Kill by Elizabeth Parker Catering to Nobody (A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery, #1) by Diane Mott Davidson American Fire Love, Arson, and Life in a Vanishing Land by Monica Hesse The Kid by Ron Hansen Moonraker (James Bond, #3) by Ian Fleming ZeroZeroZero by Roberto Saviano Blood Orchids (Lei Crime, #1) by Toby Neal Fatal Vision by Joe McGinniss Gotti's Rules The Story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the Demise of the American Mafia by George Anastasia Snatched From Drug Queen to Informer to Hostage--a Harrowing True Story by Bruce Porter Bridget Jones’s Baby The Diaries (Bridget Jones, #4) by Helen Fielding The Orphan Mother by Robert Hicks 90 Church by Dean Unkefer One Shining Summer by Quinn Wilder Unnecessary Roughness Inside the Trial and Final Days of Aaron Hernandez by José Báez The French Powder Mystery by Ellery Queen Taking The Fifth (J.P. Beaumont, #4) by J.A. Jance

5. Dogwood Hill
✔85. D = Don't Tell a Soul|M. William Phelps|06.15.19|★★★
✔86. O = Out of Darkness|Ashley Hope Pérez|05.04.19|★
✔87. G = Peter Guralnick|Last Train to Memphis|06.29.19|★★★★
✔88. W = While the City Slept|Eli Sanders|07.18.19|★★
✔89. O = Odden, Karen|A Lady in the Smoke: A Victorian Mystery|05.21.19|★★★★
✔90. O = Olsson, Kristina|Shell|05.26.19|★★
✔91. D = Daniel James Brown|Under a Flaming Sky|06.20.19|★★★★
✔92. H = The Husband List|Janet Evanovich|07.21.19|★★
✔93. I = Ian Fleming|Diamonds Are Forever|11.27.18|★★★
✔94. L = The Lion|Nelson DeMille|12.14.18|★★★
✔95. L = Lilli de Jong|Janet Benton|05.23.19|★★★★
Don't Tell a Soul by M. William Phelps Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Pérez Last Train to Memphis The Rise of Elvis Presley by Peter Guralnick While the City Slept A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness by Eli Sanders A Lady in the Smoke A Victorian Mystery by Karen Odden Shell by Kristina Olsson Under a Flaming Sky The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894 by Daniel James Brown The Husband List by Janet Evanovich Diamonds Are Forever by Ian Fleming The Lion Lib/E by Nelson DeMille Lilli de Jong by Janet Benton

6. Willow Brook Road
✔96. W = Webber, Andrew Lloyd|Unmasked: A Memoir|07.19.19|★★★
✔97. I = Inside the O'Briens|Lisa Genova|12.05.18|★★★★
✔98. L = Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar|Virginia Vallejo|05.24.19|★★
✔99. L = Lavigne, Paula|Violated|05.25.19|★★★
✔100. O = One Breath Away|M. William Phelps|05.30.19|★★★
✔101. W = Written in Stone|Ellery Adams|07.21.19|★★★
✔102. B = Black Gun, Silver Star|Art T. Burton|07.03.19|★★★★
✔103. R = Robert B. Parker's Buckskin|Robert Knott|06.10.19|★★★
✔104. O = Otis Redding: An Unfinished Life|Jonathan Gould|07.06.19|★
✔105. O = The Only Girl|Robin Green|07.13.19|★
✔106. K = Kathy McKeon|Jackie's Girl|06.23.19|★★
✔107. R = Red Mist|Patricia Cornwell|06.24.19|★★
✔108. O = The Oxford Murders|Guillermo Martínez|08.14.19|★
✔109. A = Adrian McKinty|The Cold Cold Ground|06.05.19|★★
✔110. D = David Baldacci|Zero Day|07.22.19|★★★★
Unmasked A Memoir by Andrew Lloyd Webber Inside the O'Briens by Lisa Genova Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar by Virginia Vallejo Violated Exposing Rape at Baylor University amid College Football's Sexual Assault Crisis by Paula Lavigne One Breath Away The Hiccup Girl - From Media Darling to Convicted Killer by M. William Phelps Written in Stone by Ellery Adams Black Gun, Silver Star The Life and Legend of Frontier Marshal Bass Reeves by Art T. Burton Robert B. Parker's Buckskin by Robert Knott Otis Redding An Unfinished Life by Jonathan Gould The Only Girl My Life and Times on the Masthead of Rolling Stone by Robin Green Jackie's Girl My Life with the Kennedy Family by Kathy McKeon Red Mist by Patricia Cornwell The Oxford Murders by Guillermo Martínez The Cold Cold Ground (Detective Sean Duffy, #1) by Adrian McKinty Zero Day (John Puller, #1) by David Baldacci

7. Lilac Lane
✔111. L = Lambert, Gavin|Natalie Wood|06.02.19|★★
✔112. I = It Takes a Witch|Heather Blake|12.08.18|★★★
✔112. L = Lynn Vincent|Indianapolis|06.11.19|★★★★
✔113. A = The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb|Melanie Benjamin|06.07.19|★★★
✔114. C = Cross My Heart|James Patterson|02.08.19|★★★
✔115. L = Louisa Young|My Dear I Wanted to Tell You|06.22.19|★★
✔116. A = Al Capone's Beer Wars|John J. Binder|06.16.19|★★★
✔117. N = Niven, Jennifer|Becoming Clementine|10.31.18|★★★
✔118. E = Echoes of My Soul|Robert K. Tanenbaum|06.15.19|★★
Natalie Wood by Gavin Lambert It Takes a Witch (A Wishcraft Mystery, #1) by Heather Blake Indianapolis The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man by Lynn Vincent The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb by Melanie Benjamin Cross My Heart (Alex Cross, #21) by James Patterson My Dear I Wanted to Tell You A Novel by Louisa Young Al Capone's Beer Wars A Complete History of Organized Crime in Chicago During Prohibition by John J. Binder Becoming Clementine by Jennifer Niven Echoes of My Soul by Robert K. Tanenbaum


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Ruth (ruthie1) | 401 comments DONE
Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Timeframe: 9/1/18 to 9/19/19
Done 9/19/2019


TASKS: (0/4)
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES: The first book of the Chesapeake Shores series (The Inn at Eagle Point) was published January 1, 2009. The last book of the series published to date is Lilac Lane, which was published on October 17, 2017.
✿Read a book published between January 1, 2009 and October 17, 2017 (inclusive), OR
✿Read a book with a flower or a bird shown on the cover, OR
Read a book whose title begins with the letter "I" or ends with the letter "E".
Island of Bones by Gaby Triana....Sept. 2, 2018
Starts with I

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
Sherryl Woods grew up in Virginia. She has also lived in Ohio, Florida and California. She graduated from the Ohio State University School of Journalism. Her first book - Restoring Love, was published in 1982 under the pseudonym of Alexandra Kirk. In addition to romance, she also writes mysteries.
✿Read a book set in Virginia, Ohio, Florida or California,
OR
Orchid Beach by Stuart Woods.....Sept. 4, 2018 Set in Florida
✿Read a book with a character who is a journalist or a book by an author who has published under more than one name, OR
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

3. TITLES:
There are a total of 14 books in the Chesapeake Shores series (to date). Most of these titles contain words connected to something you would see on the beach or a shore line. The shortest title contains two words, while the longest one has a total of five words.
✿Read a book with a beach scene on the cover or a book you would take on vacation, OR
Read a series book #1 or a series book #4 or a series book #14, OR
Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews...Sept. 9, 2018
Series #1
✿Read a book with a two word title or a book with a five word title.

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
The combined total ratings for this series is 55,934. An O'Brien Family Christmas has the shortest page count at 282, while Harbor Lights has the highest page count at 400 pages. The combined total number of reviews for all 14 books is approximately 3,227.
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads, OR
Read a book between 282 and 400 pages (inclusive),
Sully: My Search for What Really Matters by Chesley Sullenberger....Sept. 6, 2018 320 pages
OR
✿Read a book with over 3,000 reviews here on Goodreads.

COVER ITEMS: (0/7)
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
Canoe, stairs or blue cover
Christmas on Mistletoe Lane (Sweetwater Springs, #1) by Annie Rains by Annie Rains...Jan. 13, 2019

2. Harbor Lights:
Sail boat, water or pink cover
The X by Lorena Bathey by Lorena Bathey....Dec. 13, 2018

3. Driftwood Cottage:
Dock, candle, towel or orange cover
The Hard Way (Jack Reacher, #10) by Lee Child by Lee Child....Sept. 14, 2018
Orange cover


4. Moonlight Cove:
Wine, blanket or purple cover
Sweets & a Stabbing (The Pink Cupcake Mysteries, #1) by Harper Lin by Harper Lin....Sept. 29, 2018

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle, fence or blue cover
Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva by Samantha Silva....Feb. 6, 2019

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Snow, garland, red or green cover
A Double Life by Flynn Berry by Flynn Berry....Nov. 21, 2018 Red cover

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Hammock, or anything pertaining to Christmas
On Christmas Eve by Ann M. Martin by Ann M Martin....October 13, 2018
Santa snow globe


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Ruth (ruthie1) | 401 comments SPELL OUT: (0/108)
0/7 Titles
Complete the spell out section of this challenge by spelling out each of the titles listed below using the following options: first letter of book title, first letter of the author's first or last name, first letter of a series title, or first letter of a main character's first or last name. For the hard letters Q, X, Y and Z, the letter need only be found in the title, author's first or last name, series title, or main character's first or last name.

Flowers On Main (0/13)
F. Five by Ursula Archer....Sept. 17, 2018
L. The Last Mile by David Baldacci...October 26, 2018
O. Orchid Blues by Stuart Woods....Sept. 13, 2018
W. The Winner by David Baldacci.....Oct. 1, 2018
E. Enchanted, Inc. by Shanna Swendson....Oct. 13, 2018
R. Rowan Coleman....We Are All Made of Stars ...Oct. 29, 2018
S. Shriver, Lionel....Big Brother....Sept. 26, 2018
O. O'Neill, Louise....The Surface Breaks...Nov. 11, 2018
N. Nora Roberts....Shelter in Place....Sept. 20, 2018
M. Memory Man by David Baldacci.....Oct. 4, 2018
A. Aftershock by Andrew Vachss....September 30, 2018
I. Ilona Andrews....book:Sweep in Peace|27251242]....Sept, 30, 2018
N. North, Claire....The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August...Oct. 16, 2018

A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (0/26)
A. Allison Brook...Death Overdue....October 5, 2018
C. Courting Cate by Leslie Gould....October 9, 2018
E. Ellen Byron....Plantation Shudders....Nov. 3, 2018
S. Sheila Connolly....Buried in a Bog...Oct. 18, 2018
A. Andrews, Donna....Crouching Buzzard, Leaping Loon....Nov. 2, 2018
P. Peter May....The Firemaker....Oct. 28, 2018
E. Ellen Byron....Body on the Bayou....Jan. 18, 2019
A. Aunt Bessie Believes by Diana Xarissa...Nov. 14, 2018
K. Karen Hesse....Witness....October 6, 2018
E. Eason, Lynette....No One to Trust ....Jan. 23, 2019
S. Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik,....October 24, 2018
H. Halloween Hijinks by Kathi Daley.....Nov. 10, 2018
O. Oklahoma Christmas Blues by Maggie Shayne...December 11, 2018
R. Robb, J.D.....Leverage in Death.....11/30/18
E. Elkins, Aaron.....Unnatural Selection.....Feb. 11, 2019
S. Stuart Woods....Blood Orchid....Nov. 17, 2018
C. Child, Lee....Bad Luck and Trouble....Oct. 21, 2018
H. How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child by Sandra Uwiringiyimana....Nov. 24, 2018
R. Rosemary and Crime by Gail Oust....Dec. 3, 2018
I. Ivy, Alexandra....Pretend You're Safe....Dec. 1, 2018
S. Smith, Julie....Death Turns a Trick...Nov. 25, 2018
T. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham....Oct, 8, 2018
M. Monkeewrench by P.J. Tracy....Jan. 8, 2019
A. About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis.....April 6, 2019
S. A Short History of the American Stomach by Frederick Kaufman....Nov. 7, 2018

The Summer Garden (0/15)
T. Till the Cows Come Home by Judy Clemens....Nov. 20, 2018
H. Her by Christa Parravani....Sept. 19, 2018
E. E.J. Copperman....Night of the Living Deed ....Feb. 5, 2019
S. Submerged by Dani Pettery....Jan. 20, 2019
U. An Untimely Frost by Penny Richards....Sept. 16, 2018
M. Mr. Churchill's Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal.....Jan. 31, 2019
M. Meow If It's Murder....by T.C. LoTempio.....Feb. 17, 2019
E. Earlene Fowler....Seven Sisters....Feb. 24, 2019
R. Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry.....Dec. 19, 2018
G. A Gathering of Secrets by Linda Castillo....Sept. 24, 2018
A. Alyssa Cole...Radio Silence ....May 6, 2019
R. Robert B. Parker's Blind Spot by Reed Farrel Coleman....March 4, 2019
D. Day One by Nate Kenyon....Feb. 14, 2014
E. Ellie's Story by W. Bruce Cameron.....April 2, 2019
N. Never Said by Carol Lynch Williams....Oct. 22, 2018

The Christmas Bouquet (0/19)
T. The Trouble with Turkeys by Kathi Daley...Jan. 5, 2019
H. Harper, Jane....Force of Nature....Jan. 26, 2019
E. Evanovich, Janet....Turbo Twenty-Three ....May 4, 2019
C. Cylin, Busby....The Year We Disappeared: A Father - Daughter Memoir...Nov. 6, 2018
H. Hart, John....The Last Child...March 1, 2019
R. Roberts, C.J....Captive in the Dark....March 17, 2019
I. Ivy, Alexandra....What Are You Afraid Of? ....Dec. 7, 2018
S. The Sins Of The Fathers by Lawrence Block.....Feb. 12, 2019
T. Trentham, Laura....The Military Wife .....April 14, 2019
M. MacNeal, Susan....Princess Elizabeth's Spy ....March 29, 2019
A. Aslan, Reza.... Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth....May 8, 2019
S. Smash Into You by Shelly Crane....April 21, 2018
B. Banana Yoshimoto....Kitchen.....Sept. 27, 2018
O. O'Marie, Carol Anne....Novena for Murder .....Feb. 2, 2019
U. Unexpected Dismounts by Nancy Rue.....Nov. 4, 2018
Q. The Quintland Sisters by Shelly Wood....June 22, 2019
U. Unspeakable by Kevin O'Brien.....May 24, 2019
E. Eva Ibbotson...A Company of Swans....May 5, 2019
T. Tracy, P.J....Live Bait....May 3, 2019

Dogwood Hill (0/11)
D. DeJong, Meindert.....The Wheel on the School .....March 14, 2019
O. Oust, Gail....Kill 'Em with Cayenne ....Feb. 15, 2019
G. The Girl Who Could Fly by Victoria Forester....March 21, 2019
W. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed.....March 24, 2019
O. Oust, Gail....Cinnamon Toasted....March 7, 2019
O. Oh, Henry by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff.....June 4, 2019
D. Dyed and Gone by Beth Yarnell.....April 1, 2019
H. Heather Graham....Phantom Evil......March 8, 2019
I. book:In Peppermint Peril|38318251] by Joy Avon...Jan. 11, 2019
L. A Lady of the West by Linda Howard....January 29, 2019
L. Lee H. Whittlesey...Death in Yellowstone: Accidents and Foolhardiness in the First National Park. ...June 29, 2019

Willow Brook Road (0/15)
W. Well Read, Then Dead by Terry Farley Moran...Jan. 2, 2019
I. Illicit Magic by Camilla Chafer.....March 22, 2019
L. Little Tiny Teeth by Aaron Elkins....July 1, 2019
L. Lawrence Block....Time to Murder and Create .....Aug. 10, 2019
O. O'Marie, Carol Anne....Advent of Dying.......July 20, 2019
W. Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall.....April 20, 2019
B. The Bat by Jo Nesbo....Dec. 22, 2018
R. Robert B. Parker's The Devil Wins by Reed Farrel Coleman.....Jan. 1, 2019
O. Ohlsson, Kristina....Silenced: A Novel....July 28, 2019
O. Once Upon a Dickens Christmas: 3 Charming Christmas Tales Set in Victorian England by Michelle Griep....Sept. 8, 2019
K. Kitty's Big Trouble by Carrie Vaughn....March 26, 2019
R. Reckless Abandon by Stuart Woods....May 1, 2019.
O. Owl's Outstanding Donuts by Robin Yardi....Sept. 19, 2019
A. Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne....June 10, 2019
D. Dorothy Gilman....The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax ...June 6, 2019

Lilac Lane (0/9)
L. Leeson, Gayle....The Calamity Café ....July 29, 2019
I. Isaac Marion....Warm Bodies...April 17, 2019
L. Laura Levine... This Pen for Hire...August 28, 2019.
A. Aunt Dimity Digs In (Aunt Dimity Mysteries, Book 4 by Nancy Atherton.....June 18, 2019
C. Cannon, Joanna....book:The Trouble with Goats and Sheep|40606286]....July 14, 2019
L. Linwood Barclay....No Time for Goodbye....Sept. 12. 2019
A. The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman....June 27, 2019
N. The Ninth Daughter by Barbara Hamilton....March 3, 2019
E. Evanly Choirs by Rhys Brown....July 16, 2019


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Well done, Ruth!!


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Bonita Finished!

Series Exploration: Chesapeake Shores
Timeframe: 11/1/18 to 1/3/20


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Completed sections

TASKS: (4/4)
Complete a task for each of the items below.

1. CHESAPEAKE SHORES:
✿Read a book whose title ends with the letter "E".

This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales 11/10/18

2. SHERRYL WOODS:
✿Read a book tagged as romance or mystery on the book's home page.

Vampire's Faith by Rebecca Zanetti 12/2/18

3. TITLES:
✿Read a book with a five word title.

To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn 11/8/18

4. RATINGS, PAGES & REVIEWS:
✿Read a book that has over 55,000 ratings here on Goodreads,

Kiss the Girls by James Patterson 11/16/18

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COVER ITEMS: (7/7)
Read a book with one these items found on the cover for each of the titles listed below. Only one cover item per book, seven books total. Please post the cover.

1. The Inn at Eagle Point:
blue cover

Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward 3/14/19

2. Harbor Lights:
Water

Second Thoughts (Victoria Wilde, #4) by Ian Dalton Second Thoughts by Ian Dalton 11/20/18

3. Driftwood Cottage:
orange cover

Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward 10/16/19

4. Moonlight Cove:
purple cover

Sweet Persuasion (Sweet, #2) by Maya Banks Sweet Persuasion by Maya Banks 12/15/18

5. Beach Lane:
Bicycle

Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch by Donald J. Sobol Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch by Donald J. Sobol 12/18/18

6. An O'Brien Family Christmas:
Red cover

Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. Ward Lover Mine by J.R. Ward 11/3/18

7. A Seaside Christmas:
Anything pertaining to Christmas

Christmas Cookie Mystery (Amish Sweet Shop Mystery #2) by Naomi Miller Christmas Cookie Mystery by Naomi Miller 12/6/18

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SPELL OUT: (108/108)

1. Flowers On Main (13/13)
F - Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson 12/13/18
L - Lemon Meringue Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke 1/4/19
O - Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout 1/24/19
W - When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn 1/13/19
E - Eula May and the Monkey Business by Amy Mull Fremgen 11/4/18
R - Redwood Bend by Robyn Carr 4/24/19
S - Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie 11/5/18

O - Olivia Cunning - Twice Upon a Time 3/4/19
N - No Place to Hide by Lisa Harris 11/11/18

M - Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch 12/28/18
A - After This Night by Lauren Blakely 11/25/18
I - Impact: Great Leadership Changes Everything by Tim Irwin 12/30/19
N - No Footprints in the Bush by Arthur W. Upfield 12/4/18

2. A Chesapeake Shores Christmas (26/26)
A - Above and Beyond by Erin St. Claire 2/28/19

C - Cowboy Take Me Away by Lorelei James 12/5/18
H - Heart of Evil by Heather Graham 11/13/18
E - Effortless Healing: 9 Simple Ways to Sidestep Illness, Shed Excess Weight, and Help Your Body Fix Itself by Joseph Mercola 11/19/18
S - The Spy by Clive Cussler 12/18/18
A - Archangel's Kiss by Nalini Singh 4/17/19
P - Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren 3/29/19
E - Janet Evanovich - Thanksgiving 12/10/18
A - Aunt Bessie Assumes by Diana Xarissa
K - Knit to Be Tied by Maggie Sefton 4/29/19
E - Eden Bradley - Dangerously Bad 1/31/19

S - The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene 1/2/19
H - Hammered by Kevin Hearne 12/26/18
O - Jenni Ogden - A Drop in the Ocean 4/12/19
R - The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion 7/12/19
E - Everything Bared by Kristine Cayne 12/5/19
S - Short Rides by Lorelei James 12/20/18

C - Crashed Out by Tessa Bailey 1/20/19
H - How to Marry a Millionaire Vampire by Kerrelyn Sparks 1/7/19
R - Rocky Mountain Home by Vivian Arend 8/9/19
I - It's in His Kiss by Julia Quinn 3/31/19
S - Shadow's Pleasure by Molle McGregor 1/13/19
T - The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 1/31/19
M - The Minimalist Home: A Room-By-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life by Joshua Becker 1/17/19
A - Arrow of God by Chinua Achebe 5/22/19
S - Sweet-Loving Cowboy by Stacey Kennedy 3/24/19

3. The Summer Garden (15/15)
T - The Tale of Holly How by Susan Wittig Albert 6/8/19
H - Heart of Steel by Meljean Brook 2/18/19
E - The Evil Inside by Heather Graham 9/13/19

S -Stacey Kennedy - Dirty-Talking Cowboy 2/23/19
U - Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi 5/9/19
M - Mind Prey by John Sandford 3/9/19
M - Maid for Love by Marie Force 4/23/19
E - Erica Layne - The Minimalist Way: Minimalism Strategies to Declutter Your Life and Make Room for Joy 3/27/19
R - J.D. Robb - Conspiracy in Death 1/30/19

G - The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins 1/22/19
A - Anthony Marra - A Constellation of Vital Phenomena 3/8/19
R - Robyn Carr - Hidden Summit 4/13/19
D - Defiance by Cherise Sinclair 12/12/18
E - Janet Evanovich - Look Alive Twenty-Five 5/16/19
N - Night Prey by John Sandford 2/8/19

4. The Christmas Bouquet (19/19)
T - Brian Tracy - No Excuses!: The Power of Self-Discipline 2/18/19
H - Happy Pants Cafe by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff 3/31/19
E - Janet Evanovich - The Big Kahuna 6/11/19

C - Closet Confidential by Mary Jane Maffini 3/6/19
H - Hard-Riding Cowboy by Stacey Kennedy 4/2/19
R - Rebecca York - Beyond Control 3/26/19
I - I Will Not Beg by Cherise Sinclair 10/30/19
S - Steve Siebold - Die Fat or Get Tough 4/24/19
T - Tammy Falkner - Calmly, Carefully, Completely 6/2/19
M - The Malta Exchange by Steve Berry 5/15/19
A - Affliction by River Savage 8/30/19
S -Steel Dominance by Cari Silverwood 6/23/19

B - The Busy Woman's Guide to Murder by Mary Jane Maffini 3/21/19
O - Olivia Cunning - Sinners at the Altar 5/21/19
U - Unzipped by Lauren Blakely 7/30/19
Q - Angela Quarles - Earning It 7/17/19
U - The Unseen by Heather Graham 10/3/19
E - Eve Silver - Dark Desires 7/30/19
T - Tippy Toe Murder by Leslie Meier 8/7/19

5. Dogwood Hill (11/11)
D - Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon 7/2/19
O - Only Skein Deep by Maggie Sefton 5/10/19
G - The Ghost of Marlow House by Bobbi Holmes 1/27/19
W - J.R. Ward - Lover at Last 11/21/19
O - Sophie Oak - Siren Beloved 6/16/19
O - The Oath by Frank E. Peretti 11/18/19
D - Doctor in the Andes by Dana James 8/31/19

H - Hollywood on Tap by Avery Flynn 6/25/19
I - MC - Ian - Love and Let Die by Lexi Blake 8/27/19
L - Leave Me Breathless by Cherrie Lynn 4/15/19
L - Less: Minimalism, For Real by Rose Lounsbury 5/3/19

6. Willow Brook Road (15/15)
W - MC William - Everything Bared by Kristine Cayne 12/5/19
I - I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This!: And Other Things That Strike Me as Funny by Bob Newhart 1/2/20
L - Love Unbroken by J.H. Croix 5/27/19
L - Love Bites by Lynsay Sands 6/20/19
O - The Orphan Factory by James Morcan 11/30/19
W - MC - Willem - Just One Day by Gayle Forman 12/29/19

B - Bad Guys Get Caught by Marie Astor 5/24/19
R - Robyn Carr - Sunrise Point 5/25/19
O - Carlene O'Connor - Murder at an Irish Wedding 12/4/19
O - Carlene O'Connor - Murder in an Irish Churchyard 12/12/19
K - Kiss of the Highlander by Karen Marie Moning 7/23/19

R - Rebecca Zanetti - Shadow Falling 8/20/19
O - Sara Orwig - The Reluctant Heiress 12/17/19
A - Agatha Christie - Murder in Three Acts 9/18/19
D - Dungeon Royale by Lexi Blake 9/14/19

7. Lilac Lane (9/9)
L - Lip Action by Virna DePaul 8/12/19
I - Ian Fleming - Moonraker 1/3/20
L - Lara Adrian - Midnight Rising 9/6/19
A - Agatha Christie - The Mysterious Affair at Styles 10/29/19
C - Chocolate Truffle Mystery by Naomi Miller 10/1/19

L - Long Time Coming by Sandra Brown 10/14/19
A - Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery 10/5/19
N - Not a Hero by Cherise Sinclair 3/13/19
E - Erle Stanley Gardner - The Case of the Lucky Legs 8/22/19

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message 49: by jingles (new)

jingles | 2527 comments Mod
Well done, Bonita!!


message 50: by Bonita (new)

Bonita Thanks, jingles!


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