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Steph (angel4492) | 28229 comments "Seasons of Love" Challenge
Idea based on the song 'Seasons of Love' from the movie "Rent".

Seasons

Duration: 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

Rules: This is a multi-part challenge. Members are welcome to participate in either one, two, or all three parts [27 books total]. If you participate in multiple parts, each book must be different (i.e. - you cannot reuse the same 'red cover' book). Members are welcome to post their lists all at once, in pieces-parts, or as they read. Changes are allowed. All formats and (full) re-reads are allowed. Please try to stick within the fantasy (PNR/UF/SCI-FI) genres.

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover
❀ First book in a new-to-you series
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover
✣ New release (any month)
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
❤ Read 1 PNR book


message 2: by Sana (last edited Apr 19, 2019 04:51AM) (new)

Sana Zameer (sanazameer) | 21 comments "Seasons of Love" Challenge
Duration: 1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
Completed

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight"
~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover
The Iron Warrior (The Iron Fey Call of the Forgotten, #3) by Julie Kagawa 13/3

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover
Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, #1) by Pamela Palmer 4/3

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover
Midnight in Death (In Death, #7.5) by J.D. Robb 6/1

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)
Promise of Wrath (Hellequin Chronicles, #6) by Steve McHugh 9/4 - Scorched Shadows (Hellequin Chronicles, #7) by Steve McHugh 12/4

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)
The Trouble with Twelfth Grave (Charley Davidson, #12) by Darynda Jones 18/1 - Summoned to Thirteenth Grave (Charley Davidson, #13) by Darynda Jones 21/1

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover
Holiday in Death (In Death, #7) by J.D. Robb 5/1

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book
Forbidden Nights with a Vampire (Love at Stake, #7) by Kerrelyn Sparks 7/2

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book
Eat Prey Love (Love at Stake, #9) by Kerrelyn Sparks 31/3

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~
Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover Written in Red (The Others, #1) by Anne Bishop 15/1
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W' Witness in Death (In Death, #10) by J.D. Robb 21/3
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months" Slouch Witch (The Lazy Girl's Guide to Magic, #1) by Helen Harper 25/1

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover Mercy (Buchanan-Renard #2) by Julie Garwood 18/2
❀ First book in a new-to-you series Xander (The Nova Force, #1) by Vivienne Savage 13/1
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months" Reaper (Dark Assassins, #2) by Valerie Ullmer 18/1

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover The Nimble Man (The Menagerie, #1) by Christopher Golden 16/3
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover Hunter's Season (Elder Races, #4.7) by Thea Harrison 7/3
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"
FALL ~ Lies Ripped Open (Hellequin Chronicles #5) by Steve McHugh 29/1

Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover The Rest Falls Away (The Gardella Vampire Hunters, #1) by Colleen Gleason 24/1
✣ New release (any month) The Black Coats by Colleen Oakes 23/2
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months" Silence Fallen (Mercy Thompson, #10) by Patricia Briggs 6/2

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)

L-O-V-E
L Lover Avenged (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #7) by J.R. Ward 4/2
O Opal (The Raven Cycle, #4.5) by Maggie Stiefvater 19/3
V Vengeance in Death (In Death, #6) by J.D. Robb 3/1
E Embracing Her Heart (The Bradens & Montgomerys Pleasant Hill - Oak Falls , #1) by Melissa Foster 14/2

❤ Read 1 PNR book Mermaid's Destiny (Preview) by Mira Crest 22/1



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Christina (AKA Babbling) (babblingbookreviews) | 1216 comments https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

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Seasons of Love" Challenge
Idea based on the song 'Seasons of Love' from the movie "Rent".

Seasons

Duration: 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

Rules: This is a multi-part challenge. Members are welcome to participate in either one, two, or all three parts [27 books total]. If you participate in multiple parts, each book must be different (i.e. - you cannot reuse the same 'red cover' book). Members are welcome to post their lists all at once, in pieces-parts, or as they read. Changes are allowed. All formats and (full) re-reads are allowed. Please try to stick within the fantasy (PNR/UF/SCI-FI) genres.

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with white cover
Ghost Story by Jim Butcher 7 January 2019 ★★★★

Ghost Story (The Dresden Files, #13) by Jim Butcher

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book red cover
Kitty Goes to Washington by Carrie Vaughn 5 February 2019 ★★★★

Kitty Goes to Washington (Kitty Norville, #2) by Carrie Vaughn

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title
Kitty and the Midnight Hour by Carrie Vaughn 11 January 2019 ★★★★★


Kitty and the Midnight Hour (Kitty Norville, #1) by Carrie Vaughn

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)

Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews 21 April 2019 ★★★★★
Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews 13 September 2019 ★★★★★

Magic Bleeds (Kate Daniels, #4) by Ilona Andrews Sapphire Flames (Hidden Legacy, #4) by Ilona Andrews


"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)
Cold Days by Jim Butcher 15 February 2019 ★★★★
Skin Game by Jim Butcher 8 March 2019 ★★★★

Cold Days (The Dresden Files, #14) by Jim Butcher Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15) by Jim Butcher

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover
Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse 31 August 2019 ★★★★

Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World, #1) by Rebecca Roanhorse

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book
Don't Hex with Texas by Shanna Swendson 16 August 2019 ★★★★★

Don't Hex with Texas (Enchanted, Inc., #4) by Shanna Swendson


"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book
Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout 11 February 2019 ★★★★

Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout


PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ white cover - The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater 2 March 2019 ★★★★★
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W' - The White Lily by Juliette Cross 5 January 2019 ★★★★
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months" - Gemina by Amie Kaufman 26 January 2019 ★★★★★

The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater The White Lily (Vampire Blood #3) by Juliette Cross Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2) by Amie Kaufman

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling 30 March 2019 ★★★★★
❀ First book in a new-to-you series - The Breaking Light by Heather Hansen by 14 January 2019 ★★
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months" - Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop 9 April 2019 ★★★★★

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling The Breaking Light (Split City #1) by Heather Hansen Marked in Flesh (The Others, #4) by Anne Bishop


SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover -The Hundredth Queen by Emily R. King 22 February 2019 ★★★★
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover - How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days by Kerrelyn Sparks 28 August 2019 ★★★★★
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months" - Kitty Raises Hell by Carrie Vaughn 9 June 2019 ★★★

The Hundredth Queen (The Hundredth Queen, #1) by Emily R. King How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days (The Embraced #1) by Kerrelyn Sparks Kitty Raises Hell (Kitty Norville, #6) by Carrie Vaughn


FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover - Kitty Takes a Holiday by Carrie Vaughn 14 March 2019 ★★★★
✣ New release (any month) Wolf Rain by Nalini Singh 22 June 2019 ★★★★★
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"
Kitty's Big Trouble by Carrie Vaughn 14 September 2019 ★★★★

Kitty Takes a Holiday (Kitty Norville, #3) by Carrie Vaughn Wolf Rain (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #3; Psy-Changeling, #18) by Nalini Singh Kitty's Big Trouble (Kitty Norville, #9) by Carrie Vaughn


PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
L - Leigh Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo 25 February 2019 ★★★★★
O - Outside In by Maria V. Snyder 24 March 2019 ★★★★
V - Vaughn Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand by Carrie Vaughn 13 May 2019 ★★★★
E - Ella, The Slayer by A.W. Exley 29 January 2019 ★★★★

Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Outside In (Insider, #2) by Maria V. Snyder Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand (Kitty Norville, #5) by Carrie Vaughn Ella, The Slayer (Serenity House, #1) by A.W. Exley

❤ Read 1 PNR book

Jinx by Jennifer Estep 27 February 2019 ★★★★★

Jinx (Bigtime, #3) by Jennifer Estep


message 4: by AliciaJ (last edited May 27, 2019 03:45PM) (new)

AliciaJ | 506 comments SEASONS OF LOVE
COMPLETED 5/27/19

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover
Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass, #7) by Sarah J. Maas 4/27/19

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover
Love is a Stranger (More Heat Than the Sun, #1) by John Wiltshire (Series More Heat than the Sun) 1/29/19

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover
Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1) by Lisa Kleypas 4/25/19

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)
Tangled Like Us (Like Us, #4) by Krista Ritchie 1/20/19
Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3) by Marissa Meyer 4/26/19

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)
Face the Music (Replay #1) by K.M. Neuhold (Series Replay #1)4/26/19
Play it by Ear (Replay, #2) by K.M. Neuhold (Series Replay #2) 4/26/19

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover
What Can Be by Mary Calmes 1/27/19

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book
Sno Ho (Summit City, #1) by Ethan Day 1/27/19

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book
Jacked Cat Jive (Kai Gracen #3) by Rhys Ford 4/10/19

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"

The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air, #1) by Holly Black
The Cruel Prince 5/25/19

Winter (The Lunar Chronicles, #4) by Marissa Meyer
Winter 4/29/19

Goodbye Paradise (Hello Goodbye, #1) by Nealy Wagner
Goodbye Paradise (Paradise #1) 5/5/19

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover
❀ First book in a new-to-you series
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"

Gideon (Finding Home, #3) by Lily Morton
Gideon 5/15/19

The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1) by Patrick Rothfuss
The Name of the Wind 5/27/19

Angel (Fallen Angel, #3) by Ella Frank
Angel (Halo #3) 4/25/19

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"

Fair Game (Alpha & Omega, #3) by Patricia Briggs
Fair Game 5/15/19

Lionheart (Moonshadow, #3) by Thea Harrison
Lionheart 3/17/19

Texas Gift (Texas #8) by R.J. Scott
Texas Gift (Texas #8) 4/12/19

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover
✣ New release (any month)
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"
Shattered Pieces (Heathens Ink #4) by K.M. Neuhold
Shattered Pieces 5/21/19

Rebound (Pucks & Rainbows #1) by L.A. Witt
Rebound 5/21/19

Murder House (PsyCop, #10) by Jordan Castillo Price
Murder House (PsyCop #10) 4/19/19

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
Reaver (Lords of Deliverance, #5; Demonica, #10) by Larissa Ione
Reaver (Author Larissa Ione) 3/16/19
One Word Kill (Impossible Times, #1) by Mark Lawrence
One Word Kill (Title) 4/16/19
Viper (Fallen Angel #2) by Brooke Blaine
Viper (Title) 3/25/19
Ever After by Riley Hart
Ever After (TItle) 1/17/19
❤ Read 1 PNR book
Hunting Ground (Alpha & Omega, #2) by Patricia Briggs
Hunting Ground 4/9/19


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Trina Collins (duskvamp) | 11 comments 27/27
PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover- The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air, #1) by Holly Black 1/11/19

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover- Along Came a Spider (Alex Cross, #1) by James Patterson 5/9/19

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover- Night School 5/4/19

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)- Girls That Growl 1/14/19, Bad Blood 2/4/19

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)- Blood Ties 5//4/19, Soul Bound 5/6/19

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover- The Coral Coffin by Michael Dahl 5/13/19

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book- The Ghost of Marlow House

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book- The Bar Code Tattoo

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}


WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover- Fire in Frost (Crystal Frost, #1) by Alicia Rades 1/31/19
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'- The Coven (Wicca) 1/3/19
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"- Stardust (Half Light #1) 1/6/19

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover- Saturday Night Dead by F.H. Belfus-Bennett 6/10/19
❀ First book in a new-to-you series- The Talisman 1/3/19
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"- The Outlaw Demon Wails (The Hollows #6) 1/22/19

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover- Betrayals (Strange Angels, #2) by Lili St. Crow 2/16/19
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover- Primal Bonds 1/1/19
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"- Blood Forever 5/7/19

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover- Bloodkin 1/5/19
✣ New release (any month)- The Wicked King (pub 1/8/19) 5/27/19
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"- The Invisible Island 6/30/19

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}


L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
L- Blue is for Nightmares by Laurie Faria Stolarz 1/12/19
O- Standing in the Light: The Captive Diary of Catharine Carey Logan, Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania, 1763 by Mary Pope Osborne 8/6/19
V- Vampires Rule 6/20/19
E- The Eternity Cure 5/11/19
❤ Read 1 PNR book- Strange Angels 1/16/19


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message 8: by Christina (last edited Oct 29, 2019 06:32PM) (new)

Christina Byrne (cmbyrne87) | 19 comments Seasons of Love" Challenge

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover For Real 1/3/19
For Real (Rules of Love, #1) by Chelsea M. Cameron

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover The Haunting of Hill House 4/14/19
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil 4/26/19

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)
1. War 10/2/19

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book Bridget Jones's Diary 4/30/19

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book 1984 1/31/19

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"

Spackled and Spooked 1/23/19

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover
❀ First book in a new-to-you series
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"

The Gunslinger 1/16/19

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"

Real 1/10/19
Real (Real, #1) by Katy Evans

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover
✣ New release (any month)
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
L- Laurie Halse Anderson - Speak
O- Orson Scott Card - Ender's Game 1/8/19
V- Veronica Rossi - Through the Ever Night 6/30/19E- Ella James - Trapped 1/2/19
❤ Read 1 PNR book
Daughter of Smoke & Bone 6/19/19


message 9: by Suzanne (last edited Apr 23, 2019 10:31AM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 950 comments SOS: Serious Overload of Series
Seasons of Love [2019]
Duration:
1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

Progress: 12 out of 27

Idea based on the song 'Seasons of Love' from the movie "Rent".

Rules: This is a multi-part challenge. Members are welcome to participate in either one, two, or all three parts [27 books total]. If you participate in multiple parts, each book must be different (i.e. - you cannot reuse the same 'red cover' book). Members are welcome to post their lists all at once, in pieces-parts, or as they read. Changes are allowed. All formats and (full) re-reads are allowed. Please try to stick within the fantasy (PNR/UF/SCI-FI) genres.


PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover
Ghost by Jason Reynolds - **** - 1/17/2019 - 192 Pages - Yellow Cover

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover
The Force by Don Winslow - ***** - 2/11/2019 - 496 Pages - Black Cover

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)
- Purity in Death by J.D. Robb - ***** - 1/18/2019 - 355 Pages
- Portrait in Death by J. D. Robb

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series)
#1: Gossip Girl by Cecily von Ziegesar - ***** - 4/22/2019 - 224 Pages
#2:

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book
Another Kind of Dead by Kelly Meding - **** - 3/20/2019 - 355 Pages

Ghost (Track, #1) by Jason Reynolds Purity in Death (In Death, #15) by J.D. Robb The Force by Don Winslow Another Kind of Dead (Dreg City, #3) by Kelly Meding Gossip Girl (Gossip Girl, #1) by Cecily von Ziegesar

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ Blue cover or white cover:
Cold-Hearted Rake by Lisa Kleypas - ***** - 3/1/2019 - 419 Pages

❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'

❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"
Texas Rain by Jodi Thomas - **** - 1/3/2018 - 374 Pages

Texas Rain (Whispering Mountain, #1) by Jodi Thomas Cold-Hearted Rake (The Ravenels, #1) by Lisa Kleypas

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover

❀ First book in a new-to-you series
Dark Prince by Christine Feehan - *** - 3/7/2019 - 447 Pages

❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"

Dark Prince (Dark, #1) by Christine Feehan

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover
The Escape Artist by Brad Meltzer - ***** - 1/5/2019 - 416 Pages

❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"

The Escape Artist by Brad Meltzer

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category

✣ Orange cover

✣ New release (any month)

✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"
Dreams of a Dark Warrior by Kresley Cole - ***** - 4/5/2019 - 515 Pages

Dreams of a Dark Warrior (Immortals After Dark, #11) by Kresley Cole

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
L: The Last Mermaid by Shana Abe - *** - 2/21/2019 - 592 Pages
O
V
E
The Last Mermaid by Shana Abe

❤ Read 1 PNR book
Redemption by Susannah Sandlin - **** - 3/19/2019 - 357 Pages

Redemption (Penton Legacy, #1) by Susannah Sandlin


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Daphne (bythepen) | 77 comments "Seasons of Love" Challenge
Duration: 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019
Progress: 27/27

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"


"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Day' in the title or series name, 'Light' in the title or series name, a cover showing a natural source of light, or a yellow or white cover

The Holiday Spirit by Dani Harper - Haunted Holiday series - Read

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Sun' in the title or series name, 'Set' in the title or series name, a cover showing a sunset, or an orange or red cover

Flameout (Souls of Fire, #3) by Keri Arthur - Souls of Fire series - Read

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title or series name, 'Night' in the title or series name, a cover showing a moon, or a black cover

Midnight Crossroad (Midnight, Texas, #1) by Charlaine Harris - Midnight, Texas series - Read

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)

Diamond Fire (Hidden Legacy, #3.5) by Ilona Andrews - Hidden Legacy series - Read

Find Her (Detective D.D. Warren, #8) by Lisa Gardner - D.D. Warren series - Read

"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)

Recurve (The Elemental Series #1) by Shannon Mayer - #1 in The Elemental series - Read
Breakwater (The Elemental Series, #2) by Shannon Mayer - #2 in The Elemental series - Read

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover

Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2) by Gail Carriger by Gail Carriger, Parasol Protectorate series (dirigible in the corner) - Read

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book

Get Witch Quick (Wicked Society, #1) by Daisy Prescott by Daisy Prescott - Read

"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book

Grave Witch (Alex Craft, #1) by Kalayna Price - Alex Craft, UF series - Read

PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category

❉ Blue cover or white cover

Persuader (Jack Reacher, #7) by Lee Child - Jack Reacher series - Read

❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W'

Alexandra's Legacy (Legacy, #1) by N.J. Walters - Walters, N.J. - Legacy series - Read

❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months"

Callum (The Cursed Clan, #1) by Melissa Schroeder by Melissa Schroeder, #1 in The Cursed Clan - Read

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category

❀ Green cover

By a Thread (Elemental Assassin, #6) by Jennifer Estep - Elemental Assassin series - Read

❀ First book in a new-to-you series

Justice Calling (The Twenty-Sided Sorceress, #1) by Annie Bellet - first book in The Twenty-Sided Sorceress series - Read

❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months"

Black And Blue (Quentin Black Mystery #5; Quentin Black Shadow Wars #1) by J.C. Andrijeski - Book #5 in the Quentin Black Mystery series - Read

SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category

❂ Red cover

Sweet Ruin (Immortals After Dark, #15) by Kresley Cole by Kresley Cole, Immortals After Dark series - Read

❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover

Real Men Snarl (Real Men Shift, #2) by Celia Kyle - Real Men Shift series - Read

❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months"

Real Men Claim (Real Men Shift, #6) by Celia Kyle - Book #6 in the Real Men Shift series - Read

FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category

✣ Orange cover

Breaking the Rules (Troubleshooters, #16) by Suzanne Brockmann - Troubleshooters series - Read

✣ New release (any month)

Wild Country (The World of the Others, #2; The Others, #7) by Anne Bishop - The Others series - Read

✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"

Dead and Gone (Sookie Stackhouse, #9) by Charlaine Harris - The Sookie Stackhouse series, #9 - Read

PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."

L-O-V-E

❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)

Lake Silence (The World of the Others, #1; The Others, #6) by Anne Bishop L: Lake Silence by Anne Bishop, The Others series - Read

Only in My Dreams (Halle Pumas, #5) by Dana Marie Bell O: Only in My Dreams by Dana Marie Bell, Halle Pumas series - Read

Stray (Shifters, #1) by Rachel Vincent V: Vincent, Rachel - Read

Widow’s Web (Elemental Assassin, #7) by Jennifer Estep E: Estep, Jennifer - Elemental Assassin series - Read

❤ Read 1 PNR book

Real Men Growl (Real Men Shift, #3) by Celia Kyle - Real Men Shift, PNR series - Read


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Seasons of Love" Challenge
Idea based on the song 'Seasons of Love' from the movie "Rent".

Seasons

Duration: 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

Rules: This is a multi-part challenge. Members are welcome to participate in either one, two, or all three parts [27 books total]. If you participate in multiple parts, each book must be different (i.e. - you cannot reuse the same 'red cover' book). Members are welcome to post their lists all at once, in pieces-parts, or as they read. Changes are allowed. All formats and (full) re-reads are allowed. Please try to stick within the fantasy (PNR/UF/SCI-FI) genres.

PART 1 ~ "How do you measure a year?"
{This part consists of 10 books}

"...In Daylight" ~ Read 1 book with white cover
Ghost Story by Jim Butcher 7 January 2019 ★★★★

Ghost Story (The Dresden Files, #13) by Jim Butcher

"...In Sunsets" ~ Read 1 book red cover
Kitty Goes to Washington by Carrie Vaughn 5 February 2019 ★★★★

Kitty Goes to Washington (Kitty Norville, #2) by Carrie Vaughn

"...In Midnights" ~ Read 1 book with: 'Midnight' in the title
Kitty and the Midnight Hour by Carrie Vaughn 11 January 2019 ★★★★★


Kitty and the Midnight Hour (Kitty Norville, #1) by Carrie Vaughn

"...In Cups of Coffee" ~ Read 2 books from any series you are addicted to (books do not have to be from the same series)

Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews 21 April 2019 ★★★★★
Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews 13 September 2019 ★★★★★

Magic Bleeds (Kate Daniels, #4) by Ilona Andrews Sapphire Flames (Hidden Legacy, #4) by Ilona Andrews


"...In Inches" ~ Read 2 series books from within any one series (you can choose books 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, so on; they must be back-to-back w/in the series.)
Cold Days by Jim Butcher 15 February 2019 ★★★★
Skin Game by Jim Butcher 8 March 2019 ★★★★

Cold Days (The Dresden Files, #14) by Jim Butcher Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15) by Jim Butcher

"...In Miles" ~ Read 1 book that features any mode of transport on the cover
Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse 31 August 2019 ★★★★

Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World, #1) by Rebecca Roanhorse

"...In Laughter" ~ Read 1 humorous book
Don't Hex with Texas by Shanna Swendson 16 August 2019 ★★★★★

Don't Hex with Texas (Enchanted, Inc., #4) by Shanna Swendson


"...In Strife" ~ Read 1 UF or dystopian book
Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout 11 February 2019 ★★★★

Norse Code by Greg Van Eekhout


PART 2 ~ "Seasons of Love"
{This part consists of 12 books}

WINTER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❉ white cover - The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater 2 March 2019 ★★★★★
❉ Title, series or author name (first or last) begins with 'W' - The White Lily by Juliette Cross 5 January 2019 ★★★★
❉ Series # correlates to one of your region's "winter months" - Gemina by Amie Kaufman 26 January 2019 ★★★★★

The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater The White Lily (Vampire Blood #3) by Juliette Cross Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2) by Amie Kaufman

SPRING ~ Read 1 book in each category
❀ Green cover - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling 30 March 2019 ★★★★★
❀ First book in a new-to-you series - The Breaking Light by Heather Hansen by 14 January 2019 ★★
❀ Series # correlates to one of your region's "spring months" - Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop 9 April 2019 ★★★★★

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling The Breaking Light (Split City #1) by Heather Hansen Marked in Flesh (The Others, #4) by Anne Bishop


SUMMER ~ Read 1 book in each category
❂ Red cover -The Hundredth Queen by Emily R. King 22 February 2019 ★★★★
❂ ½ nekked dude/tte on the cover - How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days by Kerrelyn Sparks 28 August 2019 ★★★★★
❂ Series # correlates to one of your region's "summer months" - Kitty Raises Hell by Carrie Vaughn 9 June 2019 ★★★

The Hundredth Queen (The Hundredth Queen, #1) by Emily R. King How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days (The Embraced #1) by Kerrelyn Sparks Kitty Raises Hell (Kitty Norville, #6) by Carrie Vaughn


FALL ~ Read 1 book in each category
✣ Orange cover - Kitty Takes a Holiday by Carrie Vaughn 14 March 2019 ★★★★
✣ New release (any month) Wolf Rain by Nalini Singh 22 June 2019 ★★★★★
✣ Series # correlates to one of your region's "fall months"
Kitty's Big Trouble by Carrie Vaughn 14 September 2019 ★★★★

Kitty Takes a Holiday (Kitty Norville, #3) by Carrie Vaughn Wolf Rain (Psy-Changeling Trinity, #3; Psy-Changeling, #18) by Nalini Singh Kitty's Big Trouble (Kitty Norville, #9) by Carrie Vaughn


PART 3 ~ "...Measure your life in love..."
{This part consists of 5 books}

L-O-V-E
❤ Read 1 book for each letter ~ title name, series name, or author name (first or last)
L - Leigh Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo 25 February 2019 ★★★★★
O - Outside In by Maria V. Snyder 24 March 2019 ★★★★
V - Vaughn Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand by Carrie Vaughn 13 May 2019 ★★★★
E - Ella, The Slayer by A.W. Exley 29 January 2019 ★★★★

Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1) by Leigh Bardugo Outside In (Insider, #2) by Maria V. Snyder Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand (Kitty Norville, #5) by Carrie Vaughn Ella, The Slayer (Serenity House, #1) by A.W. Exley

❤ Read 1 PNR book

Jinx by Jennifer Estep 27 February 2019 ★★★★★

Jinx (Bigtime, #3) by Jennifer Estep


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Daphne (bythepen) | 77 comments I finished just in time! (Today was the last day of my year.) :)


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