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Judge Cover

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019


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

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

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


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

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

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

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


message 2: by JoAnne (last edited Oct 01, 2019 10:52AM) (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
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Bonita FINISHED

Cyndee FINISHED

Den FINISHED

Erin FINISHED

Ferenc FINISHED

Melanie FINISHED

Sandra FINISHED

SANDYE FINISHED

Shash FINISHED

Suzanne FINISHED

Tari FINISHED


message 3: by [deleted user] (last edited Sep 27, 2019 10:05AM) (new)

September "Judge a Book By It's Cover"
Conceited: Read 5-6 books


1. I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga - 9/5
I Hunt Killers (I Hunt Killers, #1) by Barry Lyga

2. Heidi's Guide to Four Letter Words by Tara Sivec - 9/8
Heidi's Guide to Four Letter Words by Tara Sivec

3. A Five-Minute Life by Emma Scott - 9/11
A Five-Minute Life by Emma Scott

4. Just One Wish by Janette Rallison - 9/15
Just One Wish by Janette Rallison

5. Veiled Innocence by Ella Frank - 9/17
Veiled Innocence by Ella Frank

6. What You Did by Claire McGowan - 9/27
What You Did by Claire McGowan


message 4: by [deleted user] (last edited Sep 29, 2019 07:01AM) (new)

September "Judge a Book By It's Cover" completed
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1 Ethan’s voice – Rachel carter – 04.09.19
2 Fatality – caroline b conney – 02.09.19
3 Hush now don’t you cry – molly murphy 11 -rhys bowen – 09.09.19
4 The monstrous child – Francesca simon – 05.09.19
5 Death of a kingfisher – m.c. beaton 12.09.19
6 Birthday present – pamela oldfield 11.09.19
Ethan's VoiceFatalityHush Now, Don't You CryThe Monstrous ChildDeath of a KingfisherThe Birthday Present


message 5: by Shash (last edited Sep 27, 2019 10:56AM) (new)

Shash | 1701 comments "Judge A Book By Its' Cover" Monthly Challenge
September 2019

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

1. Lachlan (The Ghosts of Culloden Moor #2) by L.L. Muir Lachlan by L.L. Muir (9/3/19)
2. Mistakenly Matched (No Match for Love Book 11) by Lindzee Armstrong Mistakenly Matched by Lindzee Armstrong (9/10/19)
3. Awake at Widmore Manor (Once Upon a Regency #5) by Jessilyn Stewart Peaslee Awake at Widmore Manor by Jessilyn Stewart Peaslee (9/14/10)
4. The FBI Bride (An Undercover Bridesmaid Romance Book 1) by Kimberley Montpetit The FBI Bride by Kimberley Montpetit (9/15/19)
5. The Pretend Princess A Lindzee's Royal Secrets Romance (Book Club #15) by Lindzee Armstrong The Pretend Princess by Lindzee Armstrong (9/20/19)
6. On the Shores of Tregalwen (A Cornish Romance Novella) by Deborah M. Hathaway On the Shores of Tregalwen by Deborah M. Hathaway (9/26/19)


message 6: by Sandra (last edited Sep 21, 2019 04:48AM) (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments I'M IN!
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1 The Winter Ghosts - Kate Mosse - 11 SEPT
2 Mortal Sin - Allison Brennan - 5 SEPT
3 The Good Spy - Jeffrey Layton - 7 SEPT
4 Last Christmas in Paris - Hazel Gaynor - 13 SEPT
5 When We Left Cuba - Chanel Cleeton - 20 SEPT
6 So Good - Nicola Rendell - 12 SEPT

The Winter Ghosts by Kate Mosse Mortal Sin (Seven Deadly Sins, #3) by Allison Brennan The Good Spy (Yuri Kirov, #1) by Jeffrey Layton Last Christmas in Paris A Novel of World War I by Hazel Gaynor When We Left Cuba by Chanel Cleeton So Good (Alpha Dogs, #1) by Nicola Rendell


message 7: by Ferenc (last edited Sep 28, 2019 12:02AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1603 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019


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

1. The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel – 09/02/2019
2. The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson – 09/05/2019
3. The Life Of Captain Marvel (The Life Of Captain Marvel by Margaret Stohl – 09/06/2019
4. The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson – 09/08/2019
5. Books of Magic, Vol. 1: Moveable Type by Kat Howard – 09/17/2019
6. Over the Edge by C.D. Reiss – 09/18/2019

The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson The Life Of Captain Marvel (The Life Of Captain Marvel (2018) Book 1) by Margaret Stohl The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson Books of Magic, Vol. 1 Moveable Type by Kat Howard Over the Edge (The Edge, #4) by C.D. Reiss


message 8: by Melanie (last edited Sep 30, 2019 02:40PM) (new)

Melanie | 20 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. The Rumour by Lesley Kara The Rumour - Lesley Kara - 9/2/2019

2. X (Kinsey Millhone, #24) by Sue Grafton X - Sue Grafton - 9/11/2019

3. A Letter From Italy by Pamela Hart A Letter From Italy - Pamela Hart - 9/14/2019

4. Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa Mornings in Jenin - Susan Abulhawa - 9/21/2019

5. The Rescuers incredible stories of life-saving dogs by Laura Greaves The Rescuers: incredible stories of life-saving dogs - Laura Greaves - 9/21/2019

6. Pieces of My Sister's Life by Elizabeth Joy Arnold Pieces of My Sister's Life - Elizabeth Joy Arnold - 9/29/2019


message 9: by Erin (last edited Sep 29, 2019 02:46PM) (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 9/27/19

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

3/3 read

Superficial: Read 3-4 books

1. Stand In Place by Mary Calmes, read 9/16/19
2. The Murmur of Bees by Sofia Segovia, read 9/24/19
3. All That Has Flown Beyond by Mariana Vivancos, read 9/27/19


Stand In Place by Mary Calmes ] The Murmur of Bees by Sofía Segovia All That Has Flown Beyond (Natural Magic #2) by Marina Vivancos


message 10: by Bonita (last edited Sep 28, 2019 09:42AM) (new)

Bonita | 694 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019


2/2

1) Xoe (Xoe Meyers, #1) by Sara C. Roethle Xoe by Sara C. Roethle 9/4/19
2) The Evil Inside (Krewe of Hunters #4) by Heather Graham The Evil Inside by Heather Graham 9/13/19


message 11: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
Welcome Cyndee, Den, Shash, Sandra, Ferenc, Melanie, Erin and Bonita!


message 12: by Tari (last edited Sep 09, 2019 05:11PM) (new)

Tari (thann) | 1300 comments September "Judge a Book By Its Cover"
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

6/6

1. An Untidy End by Candice Prentice Candice Prentice 9/3/19 (I wanted to know what happened with the body in the corner)
2. Out of the Picture A Shepherd Sisters Mystery by Tracy Gardner Tracy Gardner 9/5/19 (I loved the mansion on the cover!)
3. Premeditated Peppermint (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #3) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/6/19 (Gotta love a pig that wears a Christmas wreath!)
4. Criminally Cocoa (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #3.5) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/7/19 (I figured that pet pig Jethro being in NYC would have to be hilarious!)
5. Toxic Toffee (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #4) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/8/2019 (I wanted to know what Jethro the pig was doing standing there with all those rabbits on the lawn)
6. A Curio Killing (Keepsake Cove Mystery #3) by Mary Ellen Hughes Mary Ellen Hughes 9/9/19 (I loved all the music boxes in Callie's window and wondered what was up with the guitar and cowboy hat.)


message 13: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
Welcome Tari!


message 14: by Tari (new)

Tari (thann) | 1300 comments JoAnne wrote: "Welcome Tari!"Thanks, JoAnne!


message 15: by SANDYE (last edited Sep 28, 2019 04:55PM) (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1196 comments "Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019
Date Started: September 1, 2019
Date Completed: September 28, 2019

Level: Shallow 1 -2 books 1 / 1 - COMPLETED!!

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

1. Asking for Trouble (London Confidential 1) by Sandra Byrd - 9/28/19
Asking for Trouble (London Confidential, #1) by Sandra Byrd


message 16: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
Welcome SANDYE!


message 17: by Tari (new)

Tari (thann) | 1300 comments Finished my level, 5-6 (6 total)

September "Judge a Book By Its Cover"
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

6/6

1. An Untidy End by Candice Prentice Candice Prentice 9/3/19 (I wanted to know what happened with the body in the corner)
2. Out of the Picture A Shepherd Sisters Mystery by Tracy Gardner Tracy Gardner 9/5/19 (I loved the mansion on the cover!)
3. Premeditated Peppermint (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #3) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/6/19 (Gotta love a pig that wears a Christmas wreath!)
4. Criminally Cocoa (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #3.5) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/7/19 (I figured that pet pig Jethro being in NYC would have to be hilarious!)
5. Toxic Toffee (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #4) by Amanda Flower Amanda Flower 9/8/2019 (I wanted to know what Jethro the pig was doing standing there with all those rabbits on the lawn)
6. A Curio Killing (Keepsake Cove Mystery #3) by Mary Ellen Hughes Mary Ellen Hughes 9/9/19 (I loved all the music boxes in Callie's window and wondered what was up with the guitar and cowboy hat.)


message 18: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Tari!


message 19: by Tari (new)

Tari (thann) | 1300 comments JoAnne wrote: "WOOHOO Tari!" Thanks, JoAnne!


message 20: by Sandra (new)

Sandra | 1009 comments ALL DONE!
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1 The Winter Ghosts - Kate Mosse - 11 SEPT
2 Mortal Sin - Allison Brennan - 5 SEPT
3 The Good Spy - Jeffrey Layton - 7 SEPT
4 Last Christmas in Paris - Hazel Gaynor - 13 SEPT
5 When We Left Cuba - Chanel Cleeton - 20 SEPT
6 So Good - Nicola Rendell - 12 SEPT

The Winter Ghosts by Kate Mosse Mortal Sin (Seven Deadly Sins, #3) by Allison Brennan The Good Spy (Yuri Kirov, #1) by Jeffrey Layton Last Christmas in Paris A Novel of World War I by Hazel Gaynor When We Left Cuba by Chanel Cleeton So Good (Alpha Dogs, #1) by Nicola Rendell


message 21: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Sandra!


message 22: by Suzanne (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1663 comments The Lost Challenges
September 2019 "Judge A Book By Its Cover"
Duration:
September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

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

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

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

Challenge Rules
(view spoiler)

1. Slouch Witch by Helen Harper - ***** - 9/2/2019 - 342 Pages
2. Sanity & Tallulah by Molly Brooks - ***** - 9/4/2019 - 240 Pages
3. Spill Zone by Scott Westerfeld - ***** - 9/6/2019 - 224 Pages
4. Cloche and Dagger by Jenn McKinlay - ***** - 9/6/2019 - 281 Pages
5. Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel: A Graphic Novel by Anya Ulinich - **** - 9/17/2019 - 362 Pages
6. Mis(h)adra by Iasmin Omar Ata - ***** - 9/18/2019 - 288 Pages
Slouch Witch (The Lazy Girl's Guide to Magic, #1) by Helen Harper Sanity & Tallulah by Molly Brooks Spill Zone (Spill Zone, #1) by Scott Westerfeld Cloche and Dagger (Hat Shop Mystery, #1) by Jenn McKinlay Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel A Graphic Novel by Anya Ulinich Mis(h)adra by Iasmin Omar Ata


message 23: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Suzanne!


message 24: by [deleted user] (new)

COMPLETE!!

September "Judge a Book By It's Cover"
Conceited: Read 5-6 books


1. I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga - 9/5
I Hunt Killers (I Hunt Killers, #1) by Barry Lyga

2. Heidi's Guide to Four Letter Words by Tara Sivec - 9/8
Heidi's Guide to Four Letter Words by Tara Sivec

3. A Five-Minute Life by Emma Scott - 9/11
A Five-Minute Life by Emma Scott

4. Just One Wish by Janette Rallison - 9/15
Just One Wish by Janette Rallison

5. Veiled Innocence by Ella Frank - 9/17
Veiled Innocence by Ella Frank

6. What You Did by Claire McGowan - 9/27
What You Did by Claire McGowan


message 25: by Shash (new)

Shash | 1701 comments Finished! :)

"Judge A Book By Its' Cover" Monthly Challenge
September 2019

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. Lachlan (The Ghosts of Culloden Moor #2) by L.L. Muir Lachlan by L.L. Muir (9/3/19)
2. Mistakenly Matched (No Match for Love Book 11) by Lindzee Armstrong Mistakenly Matched by Lindzee Armstrong (9/10/19)
3. Awake at Widmore Manor (Once Upon a Regency #5) by Jessilyn Stewart Peaslee Awake at Widmore Manor by Jessilyn Stewart Peaslee (9/14/10)
4. The FBI Bride (An Undercover Bridesmaid Romance Book 1) by Kimberley Montpetit The FBI Bride by Kimberley Montpetit (9/15/19)
5. The Pretend Princess A Lindzee's Royal Secrets Romance (Book Club #15) by Lindzee Armstrong The Pretend Princess by Lindzee Armstrong (9/20/19)
6. On the Shores of Tregalwen (A Cornish Romance Novella) by Deborah M. Hathaway On the Shores of Tregalwen by Deborah M. Hathaway (9/26/19)


message 26: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Cyndee and Shash!


message 27: by Ferenc (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1603 comments COMPLETED!

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019


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

1. The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel – 09/02/2019
2. The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson – 09/05/2019
3. The Life Of Captain Marvel (The Life Of Captain Marvel by Margaret Stohl – 09/06/2019
4. The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson – 09/08/2019
5. Books of Magic, Vol. 1: Moveable Type by Kat Howard – 09/17/2019
6. Over the Edge by C.D. Reiss – 09/18/2019

The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson The Life Of Captain Marvel (The Life Of Captain Marvel (2018) Book 1) by Margaret Stohl The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson Books of Magic, Vol. 1 Moveable Type by Kat Howard Over the Edge (The Edge, #4) by C.D. Reiss


message 28: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Ferenc!


message 29: by Bonita (new)

Bonita | 694 comments Finished!

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019


2/2

1) Xoe (Xoe Meyers, #1) by Sara C. Roethle Xoe by Sara C. Roethle 9/4/19
2) The Evil Inside (Krewe of Hunters #4) by Heather Graham The Evil Inside by Heather Graham 9/13/19


message 30: by SANDYE (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1196 comments COMPLETED! - Final Post - September 28, 2019

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019
Date Started: September 1, 2019
Date Completed: September 28, 2019

Level: Shallow 1 -2 books 1 / 1 - COMPLETED!!

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

1. Asking for Trouble (London Confidential 1) by Sandra Byrd - 9/28/19
Asking for Trouble (London Confidential, #1) by Sandra Byrd


message 31: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Bonita and SANDYE!!


message 32: by [deleted user] (new)

September "Judge a Book By It's Cover" COMPLETED
Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1 Ethan’s voice – Rachel carter – 04.09.19
2 Fatality – caroline b conney – 02.09.19
3 Hush now don’t you cry – molly murphy 11 -rhys bowen – 09.09.19
4 The monstrous child – Francesca simon – 05.09.19
5 Death of a kingfisher – m.c. beaton 12.09.19
6 Birthday present – pamela oldfield 11.09.19
Ethan's VoiceFatalityHush Now, Don't You CryThe Monstrous ChildDeath of a KingfisherThe Birthday Present


message 33: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Den!


message 34: by Erin (new)

Erin | 467 comments Completed 9/27/19

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

3/3 read

Superficial: Read 3-4 books

1. Stand In Place by Mary Calmes, read 9/16/19
2. The Murmur of Bees by Sofia Segovia, read 9/24/19
3. All That Has Flown Beyond by Mariana Vivancos, read 9/27/19


Stand In Place by Mary Calmes ] The Murmur of Bees by Sofía Segovia All That Has Flown Beyond (Natural Magic #2) by Marina Vivancos


message 35: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Erin!


message 36: by Melanie (new)

Melanie | 20 comments COMPLETION POST

"Judge A Book By Its Cover" Monthly Challenge
Duration:
September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

Conceited: Read 5-6 books

1. The Rumour by Lesley Kara The Rumour - Lesley Kara - 9/2/2019

2. X (Kinsey Millhone, #24) by Sue Grafton X - Sue Grafton - 9/11/2019

3. A Letter From Italy by Pamela Hart A Letter From Italy - Pamela Hart - 9/14/2019

4. Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa Mornings in Jenin - Susan Abulhawa - 9/21/2019

5. The Rescuers incredible stories of life-saving dogs by Laura Greaves The Rescuers: incredible stories of life-saving dogs - Laura Greaves - 9/21/2019

6. Pieces of My Sister's Life by Elizabeth Joy Arnold Pieces of My Sister's Life - Elizabeth Joy Arnold - 9/29/2019


message 37: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40858 comments Mod
WOOHOO Melanie!


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