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We all know the widely popular Christmas song "The Twelve Days of Christmas" so here is a reading challenge based on the song!

Duration: 2 months


Santa Claus= 1-7 books
Elves=8-16 books
Mrs. Claus= 17-25 books
Grinch=26 +books


Option 1: Spell out 12 Days of Christmas

Option 2: Read the 12 Days of Christmas Tasks. Complete one task from each day or read them all.

Option 3. Freestyle. Combine tasks from Option 1 & 2.

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.






message 2: by Moderators of NBRC, Challenger-in-Chief (last edited Nov 28, 2019 08:16AM) (new)

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Earn your Citrine Coins with Seasonal Challenges joined on or after April 1, 2016.

To Earn a Citrine Coin:
Citrine Coin One Coin upon completing the " Grinch" level.

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message 5: by Jennifer (last edited May 08, 2019 12:32PM) (new)

Jennifer (jhaltenburger) | 238 comments In! ****finished, FINALLY, on 050819 -- that #10 took forever to get!

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series. Kingdom of the Blind (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #14) by Louise Penny

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series. Tatiana and Alexander #2 bronze horseman

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series. Dewitched #3 witchless in seattle

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series. If I Fall #4 blue raven

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series. The Vampire’s Fake Fiancée #5 Nocturne Falls

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series Incubus of Bourbon Street #6 Jade Calhoun

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series No Grater Danger #7 vintage kitchen

8. Read a book that is # 8 in a series. Rattling the Heat in Deadwood

9. Read a book that is # 9 in a series. Gone Haunting in Deadwood

10. Read a book that is #10 in a series. The Cats Came Back

11. Read a book that is # 11 in a series. Robbing Peter to Kill Paul

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series. Santa Puppy tagged christmas


Roger - president of NBR United - (roger_presidentofnbrunited) | 251 comments 12 Days Of Christmas
Duration: December 1, 2018 - February 1, 2019
Progress: 0/33


1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.

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message 7: by Nicole (last edited Jan 04, 2019 10:16PM) (new)

Nicole P | 1833 comments 🎁🎄 12 Days of Christmas 🎁🎄

Option 3: Freestyle

Level: Grinch (26 +books)


31/33 completed

1. Read a book that is #1 in a series: The Backup Boyfriend by River Jaymes (02/12) ★★★ - book #1 in the The Boyfriend Chronicles series.

2. Read a book that is #2 in a series: Scrooge McFuck by May Sage (02/12) ★★ - book #2 in the Some Girls Do It Better series.

3. Read a book that is #3 in a series: Trick Play by Max Monroe (07/12) ★★★★ - book #3 in the Mavericks Tackle Love series.

4. Read a book that is #4 in a series: Role Play by Tess Oliver (01/01) ★★★ - book #4 in the Plaything series.

5. Read a book tagged Christmas: Do You Believe in Santa? by Sierra Donovan (08/12) ★★★

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover: Angel, Archangel by Nick Cook (14/12) ★★★
Angel, Archangel by Nick Cook

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text: The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (18/12) ★★★
"...the image of a little maid , whom Pearl.." Page 205

9. Read a book in which the characters dance: Prom & Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg (22/12) ★★★

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music: A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James (02/12) ★★★★ - tagged as music 27 times.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas: Kissing Under the Mistletoe by Marina Adair (05/12) ★★★

The Backup Boyfriend (The Boyfriend Chronicles, #1) by River Jaymes Scrooge McFuck (Some Girls Do It #2) by May Sage Trick Play (Mavericks #3) by Max Monroe Role Play (Plaything, #4) by Tess Oliver Do You Believe in Santa? (Evergreen Lane #1) by Sierra Donovan 6 Angel, Archangel by Nick Cook The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne Prom & Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg 10 A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James Kissing Under the Mistletoe (St. Helena Vineyard, #1) by Marina Adair

Twelve Days of Christmas
✓ T: A SEAL's Seduction by Tawny Weber (16/12) ★★★
✓ W: We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver (04/12) ★★★★★
✓ E: Eucalyptus by Murray Bail (04/12) ★★★
✓ L: Beautiful Bitch by Christina Lauren (17/12) ★★★
✓ V: The God Players: A Legal Thriller by Phil Valentine (24/12) ★★★★
✓ E: The Mistletoe Secret by Richard Paul Evans (07/12) ★★★

✓ D: The Dogs of Christmas by W. Bruce Cameron (08/12) ★★★
✓ A: More than Meets the Ink by Elle Aycart (07/12) ★
✓ Y: The Boss's Christmas Seduction by Yvonne Lindsay (16/12) ★★★
✓ S: Silent Spring by Rachel Carson (03/12) ★★★★

✓ O: One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson (07/12) ★★★★
✓ F: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford (20/12) ★★★★

✓ C: The Billionaire and the Virgin by Jessica Clare (16/12) ★★★
✓ H: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (15/12) ★★★★
✓ R: Pieces of Lies by Angela Richardson (17/18) ★★★★
✓ I: I Wish for You by Camilla Isley (14/12) ★★★
✓ S: Shy Girls Write it Better by May Sage (03/12) ★★
✓ T: Murder on the First Day of Christmas by Billie Thomas (15/12) ★★★
✓ M: Mistletoe Murder by Leslie Meier (08/12) ★
✓ A: Alpha Unleashed by Kathy Lyons (12/12) ★★★
✓ S: Bring on the Psychobitch by May Sage (05/12) ★★

A SEAL's Seduction (Uniformly Hot SEALs, #1) by Tawny Weber We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver Eucalyptus by Murray Bail Beautiful Bitch (Beautiful Bastard, #1.5) by Christina Lauren The God Players by Phil Valentine The Mistletoe Secret by Richard Paul Evans The Dogs of Christmas by W. Bruce Cameron More than Meets the Ink (Bowen Boys, #1) by Elle Aycart The Boss's Christmas Seduction (New Zealand Knights, #1) by Yvonne Lindsay Silent Spring by Rachel Carson One Summer America 1927 by Bill Bryson Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford The Billionaire and the Virgin (Billionaires and Bridesmaids, #1) by Jessica Clare The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Pieces of Lies (Pieces of Lies, #1) by Angela Richardson I Wish for You by Camilla Isley Shy Girls Write it Better (Some Girls Do It #1) by May Sage Murder on the First Day of Christmas (Chloe Carstairs, #1) by Billie Thomas Mistletoe Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery #1) by Leslie Meier Alpha Unleashed (Grizzlies Gone Wild Book 4) by Kathy Lyons Bring on the Psychobitch (Some Girls Do It #3) by May Sage


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Welcome Cait, Jennifer, Roger & Nicole!

Your challenge posts are HERE


message 9: by Heather (last edited Dec 15, 2018 09:51AM) (new)

Heather | 24 comments 4/12 days

1: Read a book that is #1 in a series.
The False Prince 12/6
The False Prince (The Ascendance Trilogy, #1) by Jennifer A. Nielsen

2. Read a book that is #2 in a series.
The Dark Prophecy 12/8
The Dark Prophecy (The Trials of Apollo, #2) by Rick Riordan

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover.
The Kite Fighters 12/15
The Kite Fighters by Linda Sue Park

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love.
The Night Circus 12/3
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern


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Welcome Heather!

Your challenge post is HERE


message 11: by [deleted user] (last edited Jan 05, 2019 12:12AM) (new)

THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
DURATION: 10 Dec 18-1 Feb 19. COMPLETED: 12/12.

✔️1: Read a book with a pear on the cover: The Magic Pear Tree. 12/27.
✔️2. Read a book about peace: Immortally Yours. 12/24.
✔️3. Read a book with the word "hens" in the text: The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly. 12/29.
✔️4. Read a book that is #4 in a series: Organized for S'more Death. 12/27.
✔️5. Read a book tagged Christmas: Christmas Witch. 12/28.
✔️6. Read a book with a song in it: Magic's Song. 12/29.
✔️7. Read a book with something flying on the cover: The Dragon's Spellbound Alien. 12/30.
✔️8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text: Death of a Maid.1/5.
✔️9. Read a book in which the characters dance: The Vampire Bounty Hunter's Unexpected Catch. 12/30.
✔️10. Read a book that is #10 in a series: Ten Big Ones. 12/31.
✔️11. Read a book that is # 11 in a series: Cream Puff Murder. 12/31.
✔️12. Read a book tagged as Christmas: Winter Wonderland: A Christmas Quartet: A Nocturne Falls Universe collection. 12/30.
The Magic Pear Tree (First Reading) by Rosie Dickins Immortally Yours (Monster M*A*S*H, #1) by Angie Fox The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-mi Hwang Organized for S'more Death (Organized #4) by Ritter Ames Christmas Witch (Jagged Grove #3.5) by Willow Monroe Magic's Song (A Nocturne Falls Universe story) by Sela Carsen The Dragon's Spellbound Alien by Fiona Roarke Death of a Maid (Hamish Macbeth, #22) by M.C. Beaton The Vampire Bounty Hunter's Unexpected Catch (A Nocturne Falls Universe story) by Larissa Emerald Ten Big Ones (Stephanie Plum, #10) by Janet Evanovich Cream Puff Murder (Hannah Swensen, #11) by Joanne Fluke Winter Wonderland A Christmas Quartet A Nocturne Falls Universe collection by Fiona Roarke


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Welcome Darcy!

Your challenge link is HERE


message 13: by JanEyre9 (last edited Dec 12, 2018 06:23AM) (new)

JanEyre9 THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
DURATION: 10 Dec 18-1 Feb 19. COMPLETED: 0/12.

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.


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Welcome Jane!

Your challenge post is HERE


message 15: by Jonquil (last edited Jan 05, 2019 02:25PM) (new)

Jonquil | 46 comments 12 Days of Christmas
12/1/18 - 1/31/19
Elves=8-16 books

12/12 DONE
1 tree on the cover Vicki Delany 12/1 ★★★
We Wish You a Murderous Christmas (A Year-Round Christmas Mystery #2) by Vicki Delany
2. #2 in a series Body on the Bayou Ellen Byron 12/11 ★★★
3. #3 in a series Christmas Kidnapping Cindi Myers 12/6 ★★★★
4. 4 in a series Black Jack Lora Leigh 1/2 ★
5. book tagged Christmas Holiday > Christmas 22 users Deck the Hallways Kate Carlisle 12/2 ★★★
6. #6 in a series Black Ops Bodyguard Donna Young 12/8 ★★
7. something flying on the cover people and a bird Jessica Townsend 12/4 ★★★★★
The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor, #1) by Jessica Townsend
8. "maid" in the text "And don't forget the Hackershams had a live-in-maid and a pool boy." loc 763 Cremains of the Day Misty Simon 12/12 ★
9. characters dance (at a wedding reception) Wolf Rising Paige Tyler 12/7 ★★★★★
10. #10 in a series The Haunted Stroll J A Whiting 12/28 ★★★
11. # 11 in a series Posadas County Mystery #11 Come Dark Steven F. Havill 12/15 ★★★★
12. tagged as Christmas We Wish You a Murderous Christmas Vicki Delany 12/1 ★★★


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Welcome Jonquil!

Your challenge post is HERE


message 17: by Jess (new)

Jess Penhallow | 262 comments 12 Days Of Christmas
Duration: December 1, 2018 - February 1, 2019
Progress: 0/33

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.
A Murder in Time by Julie McElwain 09/12/18

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.

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Welcome Jess!

Your challenge post is HERE


message 19: by Jonquil (new)

Jonquil | 46 comments Finished message 15. Thanks!


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Congratulations Jonquil!


message 21: by Emily (last edited Jan 01, 2020 03:15PM) (new)

Emily | 1013 comments 1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.
Black Tuxedos- Reese by Darlene Tallman 12.1
2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.
Making Sense by Lila Rose 12.15
3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.
Christmas With You by Nan Reinhardt 12.1
4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.
Taming the Baker by Cassie Alexandra 10.4
6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series
Nerd Girl by Jemma Bell 12.16
7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.
(Pg35) Accidental Rebel by Nicole Snow 12.6
9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.
Alphas Mate by Leah Brooke 12.8
10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.


Mamacita aka MawMaw  (mamawantsbedtimestory) | 226 comments Mama's 12 Days of Christmas
December 1, 2019 - February 1, 2019
Progress: 0/25


Santa Claus= 1-7 books
Elves=8-16 books
Mrs. Claus= 17-25 books


Option 1: Spell out 12 Days of Christmas

Option 2: Read the 12 Days of Christmas Tasks. Complete one task from each day or read them all.

Option 3. Freestyle. Combine tasks from Option 1 & 2.

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.


message 23: by Ebb (last edited Dec 17, 2019 03:17PM) (new)

Ebb (ebbsbooks) | 291 comments 12 Days of Christmas

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series. Päntsdrunk (Kalsarikänni): The Finnish Path to Relaxation

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series. Daisy Jones & The Six

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.


message 24: by Katherine (new)

Katherine | 298 comments 12 Days of Christmas
December 1, 2019 - February 1, 2020
Level: Elves=8-16 books

Option 2: Read the 12 Days of Christmas Tasks. Complete one task from each day or read them all.



1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series.

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series.

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series.

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series.

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series.

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series.

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series.

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series.

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series.


message 25: by Li'l Owl (last edited Apr 13, 2020 11:33AM) (new)

 Li'l Owl | 191 comments CHALLENGE COMPLETE!
description Citrine Coin
Winter Seasonal Challenge
12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
Option 3. Freestyle. Combine tasks from Option 1 & 2
Grinch=26 +books
🎄26/26


Tasks
#1. Read a book that is #1 in a series
Eragon by Christopher Paolini 1/27/20 5★'s
(Inheritance Cycle #1)

#2. Read a book that is #2 in a series
The Book of Souls by James Oswald 12/12/19 5★'s
(Inspector McLean #2)

#3. Read a book that is #3 in a series
The Hangman's Song by James Oswald 12/31/19 5★'s
(Inspector McLean #2)

#4. Read a book that is #4 in a series
Killer on the Fens by Joy Ellis 1/1/20 5★'s
(DI Nikki Galina #4)

#5. Read a book that is #5 in a series
Stalker on the Fens by Joy Ellis 1/7/20 5★'s
(DI Nikki Galina #5)

Twelve Days of Christmas
T Tracking Game by Margaret Mizushima 12/1/19 5★'s
W The Hangman’s Hold by Michael Wood 12/26/19 5★'s
E Good Girls Lie by J.T. Ellison 12/13/19 4★'s
L I Found You by Lisa Jewell 12/18/19 5★'s
V The Better Liar by Tanen Jones 1/21/20 4★'s
(Robin Voigt)
E Fragile by Lisa Unger 12/18/19 4★'s
(Character Elizabeth)
D The Drowned Woman by Terry Lynn Thomas 1/6/20 4★'s
A Life or Death by Michael Robotham 1/3/20 5★'s
(Character Audie)
Y You Don't Know Me by Sara Foster 1/26/20 4★'s
S Santa Clawed by Rita Mae Brown 12/10/19 5★'s

O On My Life by Angela Clarke 1/9/20 5★'s
F Guilty Not Guilty by Felix Francis 12/10/19 5★'s

C Cat of the Century by Rita Mae Brown 12/10/19 5★'s
H Hiss of Death by Rita Mae Brown 12/11/19 5★'s
R The Purrfect Murder by Rita Mae Brown 12/6/19 5★'s
I I WILL MAKE YOU PAY Caroline Bale 12/5/19 4★'s
S The Patient by Steena Holmes 1/15/20 4★'s
T The Big Cat Nap by Rita Mae Brown 1/22/20 4★'s
(Character Tucker)
M Capturing the Devil by Kerri Maniscalco 12/13/19 5★'s
A No Exit by Taylor Adams 12/16/19 5★'s
S Someone Knows by Lisa Scottoline 2/23/20 5★'s


message 26: by Moderators of NBRC, Challenger-in-Chief (new)

Moderators of NBRC | 30837 comments Mod
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message 27: by Sherri (new)

Sherri | 16 comments Completed

1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series. -- To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, 12/13/19, 5/5*

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series. -- To Play the Fool by Laurie R. King, 12/13/19, 3/5*

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series. -- Undercover in High Heels by Gemma Halliday, 12/12/19, 3/5*

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series. -- Body Double by Tess Gerritsen, 12/31/19, 4/5*

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series. -- Visions of Sugar Plums by Janet Evanovich, 12/25/19, 4/5*

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series -- Phantom Warrior: The Heroic True Story of Private John McKinney's One-Man Stand Against theJapane se in World War II by Forrest Bryant Johnson, 12/16/19, 2/5*

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series -- Stone Butterfly by James D. Doss, 12/10/19, 5/5*

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series. -- The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, 1/21/20, 4/5*

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series. -- The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg, 4/5*

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series. -- Ten Big Ones by Janet Evanovich, 1/13/20, 3/5*

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series. -- The Supremes Sing the Happy Heartache Blues by Edward Kelsey Moore, 12/19/19, 4/5*

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series. -- Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert, 12/8/19, 4/5*


message 28: by Laura (new)

Laura | 9707 comments Congratulations Sherri!


message 29: by Li'l Owl (last edited Jan 27, 2020 01:24PM) (new)

 Li'l Owl | 191 comments CHALLENGE COMPLETE!
description Citrine Coin
Winter Seasonal Challenge
12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
Option 3. Freestyle. Combine tasks from Option 1 & 2
Grinch=26 +books
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message 30: by Laura (new)

Laura | 9707 comments Congratulations Li'l Owl!


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 Li'l Owl | 191 comments Laura wrote: "Congratulations Li'l Owl!"

Thanks, Laura!


message 32: by LaurLa (last edited Feb 04, 2021 02:59PM) (new)

LaurLa | 1854 comments 12 Days of Christmas
December 2020 - January 2021

My 12 Days of Christmas Challenge (msg 32)

Level ~ Grinch: 26+ books | 33 Books Read
Options 1 & 2

Option 1: Spell out Twelve Days of Christmas

The Bluest Eyes in Texas (Lone Star Cowboys #3) by Tori Scott Whiskey Chick by Ryan Ringbloom Emerald Blaze (Hidden Legacy, #5) by Ilona Andrews Last Year's Bride (The Great Wedding Giveaway, #8) by Anne McAllister Vixen (Dark Protectors #11.5) by Rebecca Zanetti Panda and the Kitty (Furry United Coalition #8) by Eve Langlais
The Design by R.S. Grey Apprentice in Death (In Death, #43) by J.D. Robb Yours to Keep (Man of the Year, #2) by Lauren Layne Sex and Other Shiny Objects (Boyfriend Material #3) by Lauren Blakely 🎄 One Hundred Christmas Proposals (100 Proposals #2) by Holly Martin A Few Pecans Short of a Pie (Southern Eclectic #2.5) by Molly Harper
Cars, Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet (Julia Karr #1) by K.C. Hilton Hard to Let Go (Hard Ink, #4) by Laura Kaye Running Wild by Denise Eagan Incarnate (Nameless, #1.8) by Claire Kent Sweep with Me (Innkeeper Chronicles, #3.5) by Ilona Andrews There Goes My Heart (Maine Sullivans, #2; The Sullivans, #20) by Bella Andre Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction (Sydney Dovedale, #4) by Jayne Fresina Accidentally in Love with...a God? (Accidentally Yours, #1) by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff A Son (River City #5) by E. Ayers

✔🎄T ~ Tori Scott ~ The Bluest Eyes in Texas ~ 12.02 ★★★
✔🎄W ~ Whiskey Chick ~ 01.16 ★★★★
✔🎄E ~ Emerald Blaze ~ 01.17 ★★★★
✔🎄L ~ Last Year's Bride ~ 01.23 ★★★
✔🎄V ~ Vixen ~ 12.06 ★★★
✔🎄E ~ Eve Langlais ~ Panda and the Kitty ~ 12.27 ★★★

✔🎄D ~ The Design ~ 12.08 ★★★★
✔🎄A ~ Apprentice in Death ~ 12.23 ★★★★
✔🎄Y ~ Yours to Keep ~ 12.28 ★★★★
✔🎄S ~ Sex and Other Shiny Objects ~ 12.11 ★★★★

✔🎄O ~ One Hundred Christmas Proposals ~ 12.07 ★★★
✔🎄F ~ A Few Pecans Short of a Pie ~ 12.29 ★★★

✔🎄C ~ Cars, Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet ~ 12.07 ★★★
✔🎄H ~ Hard to Let Go ~ 12.01 ★★★★
✔🎄R ~ Running Wild ~ 12.14 ★★★
✔🎄I ~ Incarnate ~ 12.15 ★★★★
✔🎄S ~ Sweep with Me ~ 12.26 ★★★★
✔🎄T ~ There Goes My Heart ~ 01.24 ★★★★
✔🎄M ~ Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction ~ 12.12 ★★★★
✔🎄A ~ Accidentally in Love with...a God? ~ 01.03 ★★★
✔🎄S ~ A Son ~ 01.25 ★★★


Option 2: Read the 12 Days of Christmas Tasks

Somebody's Wife (The Jackson Brothers, #3) by Jasmine Haynes Kitty Goes to Washington (Kitty Norville, #2) by Carrie Vaughn One Night Stand-In (Boyfriend Material, #3) by Lauren Blakely Almost Just Friends (Wildstone, #4) by Jill Shalvis Merry and Bright by Jill Shalvis Well Played (Well Met, #2) by Jen DeLuca
Sweep of the Blade (Innkeeper Chronicles, #4) by Ilona Andrews Private Practice (Private Pleasures, #1) by Samanthe Beck Mine After Dark (Gansett Island, #17) by Marie Force Bone Appetit (Sarah Booth Delaney, #10) by Carolyn Haines Fall Into Me (Thrillseekers Anonymous, #3) by Julia London When Snow Falls (Whiskey Creek, #2) by Brenda Novak

1. Read a book with a tree on the cover
🎁Somebody's Wife ~ 12.13 ★★★
2. Read a book #2 in a series
🎁Kitty Goes to Washington ~ 12.31 ★★★
3. Read a book that is #3 in a series
🎁One Night Stand-In ~ 12.29 ★★★★
4. Read a book that is #4 in a series
🎁Almost Just Friends ~ 12.25 ★★★★
5. Read a book tagged Christmas
🎁Merry and Bright ~ 12.02 ★★★
6. Read a book with song in it
🎁Well Played ~ 12.18 ★★★
7. Read a book with something flying on the cover
🎁Sweep of the Blade ~ 12.09 ★★★★
8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text
🎁Private Practice ~ 12.05 ★★★
9. Read a book in which the characters dance
🎁Mine After Dark ~ 12.31 ★★★★
10. Read a book that is #10 in a series
🎁Bone Appetit ~ 12.27 ★★★★
11. Read a book tagged as music
🎁Fall Into Me ~ 12.15 ★★★★
12. Read a book tagged as Christmas
🎁When Snow Falls ~ 01.05 ★★★★


message 33: by LaurLa (new)

LaurLa | 1854 comments All done - see above!


message 34: by Deanie (last edited Apr 09, 2021 09:13PM) (new)

Deanie Nelder | 110 comments 12 Days Of Christmas
Duration: December 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021
Grinch = 26 +books
Option 3. Freestyle. Combine tasks from Option 1 & 2

Twelve Days of Christmas (21/21 completed)
T - A Down-Home Savannah Christmas by Nancy Robards Thompson - 12/27/2020
W - If You Ask Me by Betty White - 12/24/2020
E - Captive of Wolves by Eva Chase - 12/12/2020
L - Lucky 13: Matchmaking and Misunderstandings by Cat Gardiner - 12/12/2020
V - Scrooged by Vi Keeland - 12/19/2020
E - Until Mallory by Ella Fox - 12/20/2020

D - A Dragon for Christmas by Zoe Chant - 12/21/2020
A - Holly Jolly Lycan Christmas by Alicia Montgomery - 12/1/2020
Y - On Edge by Rebecca York - 12/20/2020
S - The Square Root of Murder by Camille Minichino - 12/11/2020

O - Once Upon a Romance by Alex Bailey - 12/24/2020
F - The Guest List by Lucy Foley - 12/4/2020

C - Christmas at Sleigh Bell Farm by Kaylie Newell - 12/4/2020
H - The Haunting of Ashburn House by Darcy Coates - 12/3/2020
R - Devoted in Death by J.D. Robb - 12/26/2020
I - Dog Mom: A Love Story by Isabel Serna - 12/22/2020
S - Scythe by Neal Shusterman - 12/14/2020
T - Trusting Skylar by Susan Stoker - 12/5/2020
M - Master Key Resort by Samantha A. Cole - 12/22/2020
A - Nemesis by Agatha Christie - 12/8/2020
S - Oklahoma Christmas Blues by Maggie Shayne - 12/26/2020

TASKS (11/12 completed)
1: Read a book with a partridge on the cover or read a book with a pear on the cover or read a book with a tree on the cover or read a book that is #1 in a series. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling - 12/4/2020 (Harry Potter #1)

2. Read a book with doves on the cover or read a book about peace or read a book that is #2 in a series. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling - 12/7/2020 (Harry Potter #2)

3. Read a book set in France or read a book with the word "hens" in the text or read a book that is #3 in a series. Cress by Marissa Meyer - 12/5/2020 (The Lunar Chronicles #3)

4. Read a book with four friends on the cover or read a book with a telephone(or cell phone) on the cover or read a book that is #4 in a series. Winter by Marissa Meyer - 12/17/2020 (The Lunar Chronicles #4)

5. Read a book with a ring(s) on the cover or read a book tagged Christmas or read a book that is #5 in a series. A Murder Is Announced by Agatha Christie - 12/1/2020 (Miss Marple #5)

6. Read a book with a white cover or read a book with a song in it or read a book that is #6 in a series If You Ask Me by Betty White - 12/24/2020

7. Read a book with something flying on the cover or read a book that is # 7 in a series Tropical Christmas Stag by Zoe Chant - 12/24/2020 (Shifting Sands Resort #7)

8. Read a book with the word "maid" in the text or read a book that is # 8 in a series.

9. Read a book in which the characters dance or read a book that is # 9 in a series. The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side by Agatha Christie - 12/3/2020 (Miss Marple #9)

10. Read a book with "Lord" in the title or read a book that is #10 in a series. Father's Day Murder by Leslie Meier - 1/14/2021 (Lucy Stone #10)

11. Read a book tagged as music or read a book in which a character plays a musical instrument or read a book that is # 11 in a series. At Bertram's Hotel by Agatha Christie - 12/8/2020 (Miss Marple #11)

12. Read a book about love or read a book tagged as Christmas or read a book that is # 12 in a series. A Christmas to Dismember by Addison Moore - 12/3/2020 (Country Cottage Mysteries #12)


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