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Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


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Blondie




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1. In 1974, singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein formed the American rock band Blondie. The name was inspired after a catcall a truck driver yelled at Debbie Harry. By spring of 1975 drummer Clem Burke and bass player Gary Valentine joined them.
🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. Released in September 1978, Parallel Lines was Blondie's third album. Parallel Lines including their first American hit with the single, “Heart of Glass,” released in early 1979. Some critics thought Blondie was selling out by including disco, but the song was a hit worldwide. Around this time Frank Infante also replaced Valentine.
🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. Blondie's next single in the US was a more aggressive rock song, "One Way or Another," though in the UK, an alternate single choice, "Sunday Girl", became a No. 1 hit. One of Blondie's most well known songs is the Grammy-nominated "Call Me." The track was recorded as the title theme of the Richard Gere film American Gigolo, and became a worldwide hit. In the summer of 1980, the band appeared in a small part in the film Roadie starring Meat Loaf.
🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 1981-1982 was a busy year when Blondie took a break, had some changes with band members, and several bandmates completed side projects. During this time their 6th album, Hunter, was released. Tension, health issues, and financial mismanagement contributed to the breakup of the band.
🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. During the 1980s and 1990s, Blondie's past work began to be recognized again by a new generation of fans and artists including Garbage and No Doubt. Harry continued her solo career after the band broke up, releasing albums in 1989 and 1993 which helped keep the band in the public eye. In 1996, Stein and Harry began the process of reuniting Blondie. In 1997, the original five-piece band re-formed, and a new album, No Exit, was released in February 1999. Blondie has been performing and putting out albums since then.
🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. The band is known, not only for the striking stage persona and vocal performances of Debbie Harry, but also for incorporating elements in their work from numerous subgenres of music, reaching from their punk roots to embrace new wave, disco, pop, rap, and reggae.
🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. In March 2006, Blondie was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. On May 22, 2006, Blondie was inducted into the Rock Walk of Fame at Guitar Center on Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard. New inductees are voted on by previous Rock Walk inductees.
🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


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message 2: by Jessica (last edited Feb 16, 2020 02:26PM) (new)

Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


message 3: by Sandy (last edited Feb 01, 2020 07:03AM) (new)

Sandy | 316 comments COMPLETE
Band of the month Blondie - Jan 15 - Feb 15

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover. Scared Stiff - Mattie is not her real name - 1/17/20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover. Frozen Stiff 1/20/20

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie. Patriot Games 1/25/20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series. Changeless 1/18/20 - Happens in the last chapter.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit. Lion in the Valley by Elizabeth Peters 1/18/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music. Two's Company, Three's a Coven paranomal and mystery. 1/31/20

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Elevation - 146 page count 1/20/20


message 4: by Genevieve (last edited Feb 11, 2020 03:33PM) (new)

Genevieve Bomes | 4077 comments Mod
Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


1.🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname known by the nickname Lucky
Ladle to the Grave (Soup Lover's Mystery, #4) by Connie Archer by Connie Archer 01/29/2020
Read a book with a vehicle on the cover
Murder on Wheels (A Tourist Trap Mystery, #6) by Lynn Cahoon by Lynn Cahoon 1/23/2020
Racing and Robberies (Dune House Cozy Mystery Book 13) by Cindy Bell by Cindy Bell 1/22/2020
2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series
Tide and Punishment (A Seaside Cafe Mystery, #3) by Bree Baker by Bree Baker 01/20/2020
Read a book with a heart on the cover.
3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One,
One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1) by Janet Evanovich by Janet Evanovich 1/17/2020
5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Pop. 1280 by Jim Thompson by Jim Thompson 01/27/2020
6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres Paranormal and mystery
Pleating for Mercy (A Magical Dressmaking Mystery, #1) by Melissa Bourbon by Melissa Bourbon 01/14/2020

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6. P 238
Murder at the Dog Training Academy (Wagging Tail Cozy Mystery Book 4) by Cindy Bell by Cindy Bell 01/16/2020


message 5: by Barbara ★ (last edited Feb 14, 2020 08:29AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 2646 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020

READ: 6/7

✔ 1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
Dangerously Divine - Deborah Blake 1/22

✔ 2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
The Rise of Magicks - Nora Roberts 1/17

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

✔ 4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Night of the Highland Dragon - Isabel Cooper 1/31
(hero is a special agent who hunts monsters)

✔ 5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
The Bookman - Lavie Tidhar 2/13

✔ 6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
Space Opera - Catherynne M. Valente 1/21

✔ 7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
Burning Desire - Donna Grant (320 pages) 1/29

Dangerously Divine (Broken Riders, #2) by Deborah Blake The Rise of Magicks (Chronicles of The One, #3) by Nora Roberts Night of the Highland Dragon (Highland Dragon, #3) by Isabel Cooper The Bookman (The Bookman Histories, #1) by Lavie Tidhar Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente Burning Desire (Dark Kings, #3) by Donna Grant


message 6: by Jessica (new)

Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Welcome Sandy, Genevieve, & Barbara!


message 7: by Kellene (last edited Jan 26, 2020 05:48PM) (new)

Kellene | 457 comments 1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover Murder of a Small-Town Honey (A Scumble River Mystery, #1) by Denise Swanson Denise Swanson 1/20/20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book with a break-up . Books Can Be Deceiving Jenn McKinlay 1/24/20 . Beth and her boyfriend, Rick, break up early in the book

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit. A Deadly Cliché Ellery Adams . 1/20/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres The Magician's Lie Greer Macallister 1/26/20 . Mystery/Fantasy/Historical genres

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Americanos, Apple Pies, and Art Thieves Harper Lin 1/16/20 203 pp
Working Stiff Annelise Ryan 1/18/20 336 pp


message 8: by JoAnne (last edited Feb 08, 2020 06:18AM) (new)

JoAnne | 40966 comments Mod
Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020
Read: 10

1. 🎤 Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

blonde Domino by Phyllis A. Whitney Phyllis A. Whitney 1/17/20

2. 🎤 Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
hunter - serial killer Die Again Tess Gerritsen 1/16/20

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
setting 80s and 90s The You I Never Knew Susan Wiggs 1/21/20
setting 80s and 90s The Family Upstairs Lisa Jewell 1/22/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
genres The Shape of Night Tess Gerritsen 2/1/20

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
212 pages Follow Tessa Bailey 1/18/20
336 pages Whole Latte Life Joanne DeMaio 1/27/20
Prix Polar International (2011) Fractured Karin Slaughter 2/2/20
256 pages Kiss of Death Rachel Caine 2/3/20
190 pages Her Dakota Man Lisa Mondello 2/8/20


message 9: by Anne (last edited Feb 07, 2020 12:20PM) (new)

Anne | 820 comments Band of the month Blondie - Jan 15 - Feb 15
COMPLETED 4

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.
Find Her by Lisa Gardner 1/30/2020
Flora is named Florence and Lindy is Natalie.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Guilty as Charred by Devon Delaney 2/2/2020
#3 in the Culinary CookOff Series

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
One Good Deed by David Baldacci 2/7/2020

4. 🎤 Read a book with a break-up.
To Trust A Rancher by Debbi Rawlins 2/6/2020
Amy broke up with Derek.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Goat Castle: A True Story of Murder, Race, and the Gothic South by Karen L. Cox 1/18/2020
227 pages


message 10: by Emeli (new)

Emeli Webb | 327 comments 🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤🎤



1. In 1974, singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein formed the American rock band Blondie. The name was inspired after a catcall a truck driver yelled at Debbie Harry. By spring of 1975 drummer Clem Burke and bass player Gary Valentine joined them.
🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. Released in September 1978, Parallel Lines was Blondie's third album. Parallel Lines including their first American hit with the single, “Heart of Glass,” released in early 1979. Some critics thought Blondie was selling out by including disco, but the song was a hit worldwide. Around this time Frank Infante also replaced Valentine.
🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. Blondie's next single in the US was a more aggressive rock song, "One Way or Another," though in the UK, an alternate single choice, "Sunday Girl", became a No. 1 hit. One of Blondie's most well known songs is the Grammy-nominated "Call Me." The track was recorded as the title theme of the Richard Gere film American Gigolo, and became a worldwide hit. In the summer of 1980, the band appeared in a small part in the film Roadie starring Meat Loaf.
🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 1981-1982 was a busy year when Blondie took a break, had some changes with band members, and several bandmates completed side projects. During this time their 6th album, Hunter, was released. Tension, health issues, and financial mismanagement contributed to the breakup of the band.
🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. During the 1980s and 1990s, Blondie's past work began to be recognized again by a new generation of fans and artists including Garbage and No Doubt. Harry continued her solo career after the band broke up, releasing albums in 1989 and 1993 which helped keep the band in the public eye. In 1996, Stein and Harry began the process of reuniting Blondie. In 1997, the original five-piece band re-formed, and a new album, No Exit, was released in February 1999. Blondie has been performing and putting out albums since then.
🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. The band is known, not only for the striking stage persona and vocal performances of Debbie Harry, but also for incorporating elements in their work from numerous subgenres of music, reaching from their punk roots to embrace new wave, disco, pop, rap, and reggae.
🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. In March 2006, Blondie was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. On May 22, 2006, Blondie was inducted into the Rock Walk of Fame at Guitar Center on Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard. New inductees are voted on by previous Rock Walk inductees.
🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


message 11: by Ferenc (last edited Feb 08, 2020 11:31AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1609 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


Tasks: 5/7

🎤 1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.
The Vast and Brutal Sea by Zoraida Córdova – 01/15/2020
Kurt / Kurtomathetis

🎤 2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

🎤 3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

🎤 4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.
Ravenite by Alicia Rades – 02/03/2020
Rachel Collins is a vampire hunter

🎤 5. Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Lab Girl by Hope Jahren – 01/31/2020

🎤 6. Read a book that could be two different genres.
Tell My Horse by Zora Neale Hurston – 01/25/2020
Travelogue and Anthropology

🎤 7. Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters by Nikita Gill – 01/26/2020

The Vast and Brutal Sea (The Vicious Deep #3) by Zoraida Córdova Ravenite (Vengeance and Vampires, #1) by Alicia Rades Lab Girl by Hope Jahren Tell My Horse (P.S.) by Zora Neale Hurston Great Goddesses Life lessons from myths and monsters by Nikita Gill


message 12: by Kendra (last edited Feb 13, 2020 11:39AM) (new)

Kendra | 1033 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: Jan. 15th, 2020 - Feb. 14th, 2020

Read: 15


🎤 1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
The Unkindest Tide (October Daye, #13) by Seanan McGuire The Unkindest Tide by Seanan McGuire - Jan. 17th
October a.k.a Toby + Ship on cover

🎤 2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Deadly Class, Volume 3 The Snake Pit by Rick Remender Deadly Class, Volume 3: The Snake Pit by Rick Remender - Feb. 3rd
The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3) by Deborah Harkness The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness - Feb. 5th

🎤 3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
Firefly Big Damn Hero (Firefly #1) by James Lovegrove Firefly: Big Damn Hero by James Lovegrove - Feb. 13th

🎤 4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling #1) by Nalini Singh Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh - Jan. 21st
MC is Lucas Hunter - an alpha leopard changeling.

🎤 5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Deadly Class, Volume 2 Kids of the Black Hole by Rick Remender Deadly Class, Volume 2: Kids of the Black Hole by Rick Remender - Jan. 20th
Set in the 80's
Goldenhand (Abhorsen, #5) by Garth Nix Goldenhand by Garth Nix - Jan. 25th
Sweep with Me (Innkeeper Chronicles, #4.5) by Ilona Andrews Sweep with Me by Ilona Andrews - Jan. 26th
Sailor Moon, #1 (Sailor Moon, #1) by Naoko Takeuchi Sailor Moon, #1 by Naoko Takeuchi - Jan. 28th

🎤 6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
Believe Me A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens by Eddie Izzard Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens by Eddie Izzard - Jan. 30th
Autobiography or Humour

🎤 7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
How to Behave Badly in Elizabethan England A Guide for Knaves, Fools, Harlots, Cuckolds, Drunkards, Liars, Thieves, and Braggarts by Ruth Goodman How to Behave Badly in Elizabethan England: A Guide for Knaves, Fools, Harlots, Cuckolds, Drunkards, Liars, Thieves, and Braggarts by Ruth Goodman - Jan. 22nd
320 pages.
White Cat (Curse Workers, #1) by Holly Black White Cat by Holly Black - Jan. 27th
310 pages.
Tea, Coffee Chocolate How We Fell in Love with Caffeine by Melanie King Tea, Coffee Chocolate: How We Fell in Love with Caffeine by Melanie King - Jan. 27th
176 pages.
Come Tumbling Down (Wayward Children, #5) by Seanan McGuire Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire - Jan. 28th
206 pages.
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern - Feb. 8th
Locus Award for Best First Novel.


message 13: by Katharine (last edited Feb 13, 2020 11:37PM) (new)

Katharine | 238 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020


1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series.
~~The Cruelest Month (Armand Gamache #3) by Louise Penny (1/19/20)

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.
~~Memory in Death by J.D. Robb
Dallas hunts down killers (1/28/20)

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s.
~~Jack & Jill by James Patterson set in mid-1990s (2/4/20)

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres.
~~Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas young adult & fantasy (1/16/20)

7. 🎤 Read a book that has won an award (or author) of some kind or a book with a page count that includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
~~Blind Alley by Iris Johansen (1/15/20) 370 pages
~~The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy (1/29/20)
~~The Groovy Greeks by Terry Deary (2/1/20) 128 pages
~~What Angels Fear by C.S. Harris (2/11/20) 410 pages


message 14: by SANDYE (last edited Feb 28, 2020 09:19AM) (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1204 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020
Date Started: January 15, 2020
Date Completed: February 14, 2020

Tasks Completed: 9

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.
A badge will be awarded for participation.

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname
a.) Dead Wrong (Calladine and Bayliss 1) by Helen H. Durrant - 1/30/20 - Michael Dodgson (Detective Constable) was known as "Dodgy"

2. 🎤Read a book with a heart on the cover.
a.) Cappuccinos, Cupcakes, and a Corpse (Cape Bay Cafe 1) by Harper Lin - 1/18/20
Cappuccinos, Cupcakes, and a Corpse (Cape Bay Cafe Mystery, #1) by Harper Lin

5. 🎤 Read a book with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s
a.) Night Shift: My Adventures As A Convenience Store Clerk by Donald C. Williams - 2/10/20 - set in the 1980s

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
a.) The Neil Gage Hit by Robert North - 2/9/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres
a. ) Horrible Halloween Hazards by Amelia Morgan - 1/20/20 - MPG main page genres are science fiction, fantasy, & mystery

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
a.) Grandkids Gone Wild (Garden Girls 2) by Hope Callaghan - 1/20/20 - 228 Pages
b.) You Can't Iron a Wrinkled Birthday Suit by Sharon Phennah - 1/28/20 - 296 Pages
c.) Birthdays Can Be Deadly (Sage Gardens 1) by Cindy Bell - 1/28/20 - 267 Pages
d.) Narcissist in the Daffodils (Greene Fields 1) by Kristy E. Carter - 2/10/20 - 63 Pages


message 15: by Laila Jane (last edited Feb 16, 2020 09:29PM) (new)

Laila Jane (axlilxlala) | 238 comments Band of the Month: Blondie

***COMPLETE***

January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020
Goal: 7/5 books
No minimum page count
You may do as many tasks as you wish
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover
   🎤The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth (01/25/20) - Ange, Fran, and Essie are all nicknames

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie
   🎤 Dark Places by Gillian Flynn (01/20/20) - Made into a movie

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series
   🎤The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski (01/22/20) - Geralt hunts monsters

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music
   🎤Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (02/01/20) - MPG Science Fiction, MPG Fantasy

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
   🎤The Hardest Fall by Ella Maise (01/24/20) - 420 pgs
   🎤Kissing Under the Mistletoe by Bella Andre (01/31/20) - 352 pgs
   🎤Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (02/08/20) - won Davitt Award for Best Adult Novel

The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth Dark Places by Gillian Flynn The Last Wish (The Witcher, #0.5) by Andrzej Sapkowski Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle, #1) by Amie Kaufman The Hardest Fall by Ella Maise Kissing Under the Mistletoe (San Francisco Sullivans, #9; The Sullivans, #9) by Bella Andre Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty


message 16: by Melanie (last edited Feb 13, 2020 11:34PM) (new)

Melanie | 20 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration:
January 15 - February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
The Maple Murders (Riverdale, #3) by Micol Ostow The Maple Murders - Micol Ostow - 2/2/2020
How it fits: Book 3 in the Riverdale series.

Daddy's Little Girl by Mary Higgins Clark Daddy's Little Girl - Mary Higgins Clark - 1/24/2020
How it fits: Heart locket on cover.

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s.
Devil's Waltz (Alex Delaware, #7) by Jonathan Kellerman Devil's Waltz - Jonathan Kellerman - 2/1/2020
How it fits: Set in the 80's.

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Gone (Gone, #1) by Stacy Claflin Gone - Stacy Claflin - 2/9/2020
How it fits: Page count 208


message 17: by Shash (last edited Feb 10, 2020 03:11PM) (new)

Shash | 1707 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.


7 Tasks Completed

1.🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
A Perfect Rescue by Daniel Banner (1/16/20)
Cameron -> Quad C

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Rebound by Sophia Summers (1/15/20)
Northbrook Hockey Elite #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
One Summer Day by Heather B. Moore (2/10/20)

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
First Glance by Sarah Gay (1/19/20)
break-up

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Valley of Dreams by Sarah M. Eden (1/24/20)

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
The Lady and the Highwayman by Sarah M. Eden (1/21/20)
Romance & Mystery

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Mistaken Identity by Mindy Burbidge Strunk (1/18/20) - 204 pages


message 18: by Amanda A (last edited Feb 07, 2020 05:19PM) (new)

Amanda A | 516 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020
Completed: 16


You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
Murder on the Aloha Express by Sally J. Smith & Jean Steffens 1/31 {helicopter on the cover}
Murder on the Aloha Express (Aloha Lagoon Mysteries Book 2) by Sally J. Smith

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Cursed Brides and Alibis by Amy Boyles 1/20 {Heart on the cover}
Cursed Brides and Alibis (Southern Belles and Spells Matchmaker Mystery, #2) by Amy Boyles
The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan 1/27 {#3 in series}

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
Nightingale Way by Emily March 1/16 {Way}
Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott 1/19 {Movie released in 2019}

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Chili Con Carnage by Kylie Logan 1/18 {Maxie breaks up with Roberto}
Long Shot by Kennedy Ryan 1/18 {Iris and Caleb break up}
Amish Christmas Hideaway by Lenora Worth 1/20 {Alisha is hunted by a killer after she witnesses a double murder}

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Milk and Honey by Faye Kellerman 1/17 {published in 1990}

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
One Fell Sweep by Ilona Andrews 1/19 {Fantasy, UF, PNR, Science Fiction}
Spider by Ilsa Madden-Mills 1/21 {Music MPG}

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Wishful Thinking by Helen Harper 1/16 {302 pages}
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris 1/17 {Audie award and 262 pages}
In the Woods by Tana French 1/24 {Edgar Award}
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson 1/25 {GR Choice Award}
Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid 1/26 {320 pages}


message 19: by Jessica (new)

Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Welcome Kellene, JoAnne, Anne, Emeli, Ferenc, Kendra, Katharine, SANDYE, Shash, Melanie, Laila Jane & Amanda A!


message 20: by TC (last edited Jan 18, 2020 02:17AM) (new)

TC | 57 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: 01/15/20-02/14/20
Read: 0/??

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


message 21: by Grace (last edited Feb 05, 2020 10:57PM) (new)

Grace Worland | 1119 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020

1. 🎤Read a book with a blonde on the cover- Supernaturally (Paranormalcy, #2) by Kiersten White Supernaturally-Kiersten White 1/23

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series- Monster Academy for the Magical 3: The Monster Trial-Jessica Sorensen 1/3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie- Your Name. Another Side : Earthbound T01-Makoto Shinkai 2/2

4. 🎤 Read a book that is a last in the series- Endlessly-Kiersten White 1/26

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit- People Kill People-Ellen Hopkins 1/21

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres- Court of Shadows-Madeleine Roux 1/26

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6- The Vanishing Stair-Maureen Johnson 1/17- pg. 369


message 22: by [deleted user] (last edited Jan 26, 2020 12:45PM) (new)

Band of the Month: Blondie completed
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020

READ: 7/7
1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover
The Hunting of the Snark – Lewis Carroll 15.01.20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
ELIZABETH AND the PRINCE of spain – Margaret Irwin 26.01.20

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another
One Little Lie – Sam Carrington – 17.01.20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter.
th1rt3en - steve cavangher 26.01.20
5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
A house without walls – Elizabeth laird – 01.01.20
6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres
Genres: young adult / contemporary
Bridge of clay – markus zusak – 19.01.20

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
The House at Pooh Corner – A.A. Milne – 15.01.20
Pages 176
The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carroll Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain (A & B Fiction) by Margaret Irwin One Little Lie by Sam Carrington Thirteen (Eddie Flynn #4) by Steve Cavanagh A House Without Walls by Elizabeth Laird Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak The House at Pooh Corner by A.A. Milne


message 23: by Jessica (last edited Jan 20, 2020 04:12PM) (new)

Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Welcome TC, Grace, & DenXXX!


message 24: by [deleted user] (new)

Band of the Month: Blondie completed
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020

READ: 7/7
1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover
The Hunting of the Snark – Lewis Carroll 15.01.20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
ELIZABETH AND the PRINCE of spain – Margaret Irwin 26.01.20

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another
One Little Lie – Sam Carrington – 17.01.20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter.
th1rt3en - steve cavangher 26.01.20
5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
A house without walls – Elizabeth laird – 01.01.20
6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres
Genres: young adult / contemporary
Bridge of clay – markus zusak – 19.01.20

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
The House at Pooh Corner – A.A. Milne – 15.01.20
Pages 176
The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carroll Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain (A & B Fiction) by Margaret Irwin One Little Lie by Sam Carrington Thirteen (Eddie Flynn #4) by Steve Cavanagh A House Without Walls by Elizabeth Laird Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak The House at Pooh Corner by A.A. Milne


message 25: by Kellene (new)

Kellene | 457 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Completed

1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover Murder of a Small-Town Honey (A Scumble River Mystery, #1) by Denise Swanson Denise Swanson 1/20/20

4. 🎤 Read a book with a break-up . Books Can Be Deceiving Jenn McKinlay 1/24/20 . Beth and her boyfriend, Rick, break up early in the book

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit. A Deadly Cliché Ellery Adams . 1/20/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres The Magician's Lie Greer Macallister 1/26/20 . Mystery/Fantasy/Historical genres

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Americanos, Apple Pies, and Art Thieves Harper Lin 1/16/20 203 pp
Working Stiff Annelise Ryan 1/18/20 336 pp


message 26: by Bonita (last edited Feb 14, 2020 03:58AM) (new)

Bonita | 694 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020


READ: 12/7

1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover

Fire Me Up (Aisling Grey #2) by Katie MacAlister Fire Me Up by Katie MacAlister 1/23/20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series

The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene 2/5/20
Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #3
Brother Odd by Dean Koontz 2/13/20
Odd Thomas #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another

Just One Year by Gayle Forman 1/16/20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.

Tiger Eye by Marjorie M. Liu 2/5/20
Dark magi is hunting Hari and Dela.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s

From Far Away, Vol. 7 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/15/20
pub 1998

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres

Legend by Marie Lu 2/4/20
Science Fiction/Romance

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6

Three Mages and a Margarita by Annette Marie 1/21/20
265 pages
No Chance by Christy Reece 1/29/20
396 pages
From Far Away, Vol. 8 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/30/20
200 pages
From Far Away, Vol. 9 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/31/20
208 pages
Beauty and Her Beastly Love by Rosetta Bloom 1/31/20
112 pages


message 27: by Sandy (new)

Sandy | 316 comments COMPLETE
Band of the month Blondie - Jan 15 - Feb 15

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover. Scared Stiff - Mattie is not her real name - 1/17/20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover. Frozen Stiff 1/20/20

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie. Patriot Games 1/25/20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series. Changeless 1/18/20 - Happens in the last chapter.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit. Lion in the Valley by Elizabeth Peters 1/18/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music. Two's Company, Three's a Coven paranomal and mystery. 1/31/20

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Elevation - 146 page count 1/20/20


message 28: by Rina (last edited Feb 07, 2020 11:43AM) (new)

Rina | 1084 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.
A badge will be awarded for participation.

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Red and Her Wolf, Marie Hall, 06.02.2020 - Kingdom #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


message 29: by Vanessa (last edited Feb 29, 2020 06:00PM) (new)

Vanessa | 247 comments 1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
The Third Victim by Lisa Gardner 2/13 (Nickname)

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
The Rubber Band by Rex Stout 2/8 (3rd in a series)

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
The League of Frightened Men by Rex Stout 2/3 (Also a movie)

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
The Wendigo by Algernon Blackwood 2/11 (the characters are moose hunting)

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix 2/4 (248 pages)


message 30: by Grace (new)

Grace Worland | 1119 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020
FINISHED

1. 🎤Read a book with a blonde on the cover- Supernaturally (Paranormalcy, #2) by Kiersten White Supernaturally-Kiersten White 1/23

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series- Monster Academy for the Magical 3: The Monster Trial-Jessica Sorensen 1/3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie- Your Name. Another Side : Earthbound T01-Makoto Shinkai 2/2

4. 🎤 Read a book that is a last in the series- Endlessly-Kiersten White 1/26

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit- People Kill People-Ellen Hopkins 1/21

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres- Court of Shadows-Madeleine Roux 1/26

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6- The Vanishing Stair-Maureen Johnson 1/17- pg. 369


message 31: by Anne (new)

Anne | 820 comments Band of the month Blondie - Jan 15 - Feb 15
COMPLETED 4

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.
Find Her by Lisa Gardner 1/30/2020
Flora is named Florence and Lindy is Natalie.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Guilty as Charred by Devon Delaney 2/2/2020
#3 in the Culinary CookOff Series

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
One Good Deed by David Baldacci 2/7/2020

4. 🎤 Read a book with a break-up.
To Trust A Rancher by Debbi Rawlins 2/6/2020
Amy broke up with Derek.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Goat Castle: A True Story of Murder, Race, and the Gothic South by Karen L. Cox 1/18/2020
227 pages


message 32: by Amanda A (last edited Feb 07, 2020 05:19PM) (new)

Amanda A | 516 comments Finished

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020
Completed: 16


1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
Murder on the Aloha Express by Sally J. Smith & Jean Steffens 1/31 {helicopter on the cover}
Murder on the Aloha Express (Aloha Lagoon Mysteries Book 2) by Sally J. Smith

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Cursed Brides and Alibis by Amy Boyles 1/20 {Heart on the cover}
Cursed Brides and Alibis (Southern Belles and Spells Matchmaker Mystery, #2) by Amy Boyles
The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan 1/27 {#3 in series}

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
Nightingale Way by Emily March 1/16 {Way}
Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott 1/19 {Movie released in 2019}

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Chili Con Carnage by Kylie Logan 1/18 {Maxie breaks up with Roberto}
Long Shot by Kennedy Ryan 1/18 {Iris and Caleb break up}
Amish Christmas Hideaway by Lenora Worth 1/20 {Alisha is hunted by a killer after she witnesses a double murder}

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Milk and Honey by Faye Kellerman 1/17 {published in 1990}

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
One Fell Sweep by Ilona Andrews 1/19 {Fantasy, UF, PNR, Science Fiction}
Spider by Ilsa Madden-Mills 1/21 {Music MPG}

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Wishful Thinking by Helen Harper 1/16 {302 pages}
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris 1/17 {Audie award and 262 pages}
In the Woods by Tana French 1/24 {Edgar Award}
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson 1/25 {GR Choice Award}
Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid 1/26 {320 pages}


message 33: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40966 comments Mod
FINISHED
Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020
Read: 10

1. 🎤 Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

blonde Domino by Phyllis A. Whitney Phyllis A. Whitney 1/17/20

2. 🎤 Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
hunter - serial killer Die Again Tess Gerritsen 1/16/20

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
setting 80s and 90s The You I Never Knew Susan Wiggs 1/21/20
setting 80s and 90s The Family Upstairs Lisa Jewell 1/22/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
genres The Shape of Night Tess Gerritsen 2/1/20

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
212 pages Follow Tessa Bailey 1/18/20
336 pages Whole Latte Life Joanne DeMaio 1/27/20
Prix Polar International (2011) Fractured Karin Slaughter 2/2/20
256 pages Kiss of Death Rachel Caine 2/3/20
190 pages Her Dakota Man Lisa Mondello 2/8/20


message 34: by Jessica (new)

Jessica (jvblazejak) | 371 comments Welcome Bonita & Rina! Congrats to everyone who finished!


message 35: by Jodie (JT) (last edited Feb 09, 2020 05:12AM) (new)

Jodie (JT) (jodiewolfbane) books read 10

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
Grave Homecoming (A Maddie Graves Mystery #1) by Lily Harper Hart 17/01/20 Blonde on cover,

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Grave Delight (A Maddie Graves Mystery #3) by Lily Harper Hart 02/02/2020 #3 A Maddie Graces Mystey series

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
The Death Cure by James Dashner 31/01/2020 is a movie

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Zero Hour (The Child Thief #6) by Bella Forrest 26/01/2020 last in child thief series
I Temporarily Do by Ellie Cahill 28/01/2020 (view spoiler)

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling 04/02/2020 published 1997

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1) by Frank Herbert 20/02/20 science ficition, classic 20/01/2020

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
Little Lies (The Child Thief #4) by Bella Forrest 21/01/2020 pages 410
Ghost Towns (The Child Thief #5) by Bella Forrest 26/01/2020 pages 400
Grave Insight (A Maddie Graves Mystery #2) by Lily Harper Hart 02/02/2020 pages 202


message 36: by Charlotte (new)

Charlotte | 34 comments Can I please join this challenge?

Band of the Month: Blondie

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover


2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover

07/02/20 Love You, Love You Not by Jo Watson Jo Watson

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series

03/02/20 Postscript (P.S I Love You, #2) by Cecelia Ahern Cecelia Ahern


5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6


message 37: by Shash (new)

Shash | 1707 comments Finished! :)

Band of the Month: Blondie
January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.


7 Tasks Completed

1.🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.
A Perfect Rescue by Daniel Banner (1/16/20)
Cameron -> Quad C

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series.
Rebound by Sophia Summers (1/15/20)
Northbrook Hockey Elite #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another.
One Summer Day by Heather B. Moore (2/10/20)

4. 🎤 Read a book with a break-up.
First Glance by Sarah Gay (1/19/20)

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Valley of Dreams by Sarah M. Eden (1/24/20)

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres.
The Lady and the Highwayman by Sarah M. Eden (1/21/20)
Romance & Mystery

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Mistaken Identity by Mindy Burbidge Strunk (1/18/20) - 204 pages


message 38: by Genevieve (new)

Genevieve Bomes | 4077 comments Mod
FINISHED

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


1.🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname known by the nickname Lucky
Ladle to the Grave (Soup Lover's Mystery, #4) by Connie Archer by Connie Archer 01/29/2020
Read a book with a vehicle on the cover
Murder on Wheels (A Tourist Trap Mystery, #6) by Lynn Cahoon by Lynn Cahoon 1/23/2020
Racing and Robberies (Dune House Cozy Mystery Book 13) by Cindy Bell by Cindy Bell 1/22/2020
2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series
Tide and Punishment (A Seaside Cafe Mystery, #3) by Bree Baker by Bree Baker 01/20/2020
Read a book with a heart on the cover.
3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One,
One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1) by Janet Evanovich by Janet Evanovich 1/17/2020
5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Pop. 1280 by Jim Thompson by Jim Thompson 01/27/2020
6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres Paranormal and mystery
Pleating for Mercy (A Magical Dressmaking Mystery, #1) by Melissa Bourbon by Melissa Bourbon 01/14/2020

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6. P 238
Murder at the Dog Training Academy (Wagging Tail Cozy Mystery Book 4) by Cindy Bell by Cindy Bell 01/16/2020


message 39: by Melanie (new)

Melanie | 20 comments COMPLETION POST

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration:
January 15 - February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
The Maple Murders (Riverdale, #3) by Micol Ostow The Maple Murders - Micol Ostow - 2/2/2020
How it fits: Book 3 in the Riverdale series.

Daddy's Little Girl by Mary Higgins Clark Daddy's Little Girl - Mary Higgins Clark - 1/24/2020
How it fits: Heart locket on cover.

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s.
Devil's Waltz (Alex Delaware, #7) by Jonathan Kellerman Devil's Waltz - Jonathan Kellerman - 2/1/2020
How it fits: Set in the 80's.

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Gone (Gone, #1) by Stacy Claflin Gone - Stacy Claflin - 2/9/2020
How it fits: Page count 208


message 40: by Katharine (new)

Katharine | 238 comments COMPLETE

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020


GOAL: 5 books
COMPLETED: 8 books

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series.
~~The Cruelest Month (Armand Gamache #3) by Louise Penny (1/19/20)

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.
~~Memory in Death by J.D. Robb
Dallas hunts down killers (1/28/20)

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s.
~~Jack & Jill by James Patterson set in mid-1990s (2/4/20)

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres.
~~Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas young adult & fantasy (1/16/20)

7. 🎤 Read a book that has won an award (or author) of some kind or a book with a page count that includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
~~Blind Alley by Iris Johansen (1/15/20) 370 pages
~~The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy (1/29/20) 128 pages
~~The Groovy Greeks by Terry Deary (2/1/20) 128 pages
~~What Angels Fear by C.S. Harris (2/11/20) 410 pages


message 41: by Bonita (new)

Bonita | 694 comments Finished!

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020


READ: 12/7

1. 🎤Read a book with a vehicle on the cover

Fire Me Up (Aisling Grey #2) by Katie MacAlister Fire Me Up by Katie MacAlister 1/23/20

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series

The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene 2/5/20
Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #3
Brother Odd by Dean Koontz 2/13/20
Odd Thomas #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another

Just One Year by Gayle Forman 1/16/20

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.

Tiger Eye by Marjorie M. Liu 2/5/20
Dark magi is hunting Hari and Dela.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s

From Far Away, Vol. 7 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/15/20
pub 1998

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres

Legend by Marie Lu 2/4/20
Science Fiction/Romance

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6

Three Mages and a Margarita by Annette Marie 1/21/20
265 pages
No Chance by Christy Reece 1/29/20
396 pages
From Far Away, Vol. 8 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/30/20
200 pages
From Far Away, Vol. 9 by Kyoko Hikawa 1/31/20
208 pages
Beauty and Her Beastly Love by Rosetta Bloom 1/31/20
112 pages


message 42: by Barbara ★ (new)

Barbara ★ | 2646 comments Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15 - February 14, 2020

READ: 6/7

✔ 1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
Dangerously Divine - Deborah Blake 1/22

✔ 2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
The Rise of Magicks - Nora Roberts 1/17

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

✔ 4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Night of the Highland Dragon - Isabel Cooper 1/31
(hero is a special agent who hunts monsters)

✔ 5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
The Bookman - Lavie Tidhar 2/13

✔ 6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
Space Opera - Catherynne M. Valente 1/21

✔ 7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
Burning Desire - Donna Grant (320 pages) 1/29

Dangerously Divine (Broken Riders, #2) by Deborah Blake The Rise of Magicks (Chronicles of The One, #3) by Nora Roberts Night of the Highland Dragon (Highland Dragon, #3) by Isabel Cooper The Bookman (The Bookman Histories, #1) by Lavie Tidhar Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente Burning Desire (Dark Kings, #3) by Donna Grant


message 43: by Ferenc (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1609 comments FINISHED!

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020


Tasks: 5/7

🎤 1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname.
The Vast and Brutal Sea by Zoraida Córdova – 01/15/2020
Kurt / Kurtomathetis

🎤 4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how.
Ravenite by Alicia Rades – 02/03/2020
Rachel Collins is a vampire hunter

🎤 5. Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Lab Girl by Hope Jahren – 01/31/2020

🎤 6. Read a book that could be two different genres.
Tell My Horse by Zora Neale Hurston – 01/25/2020
Travelogue and Anthropology

🎤 7. Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters by Nikita Gill – 01/26/2020

The Vast and Brutal Sea (The Vicious Deep #3) by Zoraida Córdova Ravenite (Vengeance and Vampires, #1) by Alicia Rades Lab Girl by Hope Jahren Tell My Horse (P.S.) by Zora Neale Hurston Great Goddesses Life lessons from myths and monsters by Nikita Gill


message 44: by Kendra (new)

Kendra | 1033 comments Completion Post:

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: Jan. 15th, 2020 - Feb. 14th, 2020

Read: 15


🎤 1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.
The Unkindest Tide (October Daye, #13) by Seanan McGuire The Unkindest Tide by Seanan McGuire - Jan. 17th
October a.k.a Toby + Ship on cover

🎤 2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Deadly Class, Volume 3 The Snake Pit by Rick Remender Deadly Class, Volume 3: The Snake Pit by Rick Remender - Feb. 3rd
The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3) by Deborah Harkness The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness - Feb. 5th

🎤 3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.
Firefly Big Damn Hero (Firefly #1) by James Lovegrove Firefly: Big Damn Hero by James Lovegrove - Feb. 13th

🎤 4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling #1) by Nalini Singh Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh - Jan. 21st
MC is Lucas Hunter - an alpha leopard changeling.

🎤 5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
Deadly Class, Volume 2 Kids of the Black Hole by Rick Remender Deadly Class, Volume 2: Kids of the Black Hole by Rick Remender - Jan. 20th
Set in the 80's
Goldenhand (Abhorsen, #5) by Garth Nix Goldenhand by Garth Nix - Jan. 25th
Sweep with Me (Innkeeper Chronicles, #4.5) by Ilona Andrews Sweep with Me by Ilona Andrews - Jan. 26th
Sailor Moon, #1 (Sailor Moon, #1) by Naoko Takeuchi Sailor Moon, #1 by Naoko Takeuchi - Jan. 28th

🎤 6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.
Believe Me A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens by Eddie Izzard Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens by Eddie Izzard - Jan. 30th
Autobiography or Humour

🎤 7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
How to Behave Badly in Elizabethan England A Guide for Knaves, Fools, Harlots, Cuckolds, Drunkards, Liars, Thieves, and Braggarts by Ruth Goodman How to Behave Badly in Elizabethan England: A Guide for Knaves, Fools, Harlots, Cuckolds, Drunkards, Liars, Thieves, and Braggarts by Ruth Goodman - Jan. 22nd
320 pages.
White Cat (Curse Workers, #1) by Holly Black White Cat by Holly Black - Jan. 27th
310 pages.
Tea, Coffee Chocolate How We Fell in Love with Caffeine by Melanie King Tea, Coffee Chocolate: How We Fell in Love with Caffeine by Melanie King - Jan. 27th
176 pages.
Come Tumbling Down (Wayward Children, #5) by Seanan McGuire Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire - Jan. 28th
206 pages.
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern - Feb. 8th
Locus Award for Best First Novel.


message 45: by Laila Jane (new)

Laila Jane (axlilxlala) | 238 comments Completion Post

January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020
Goal: 7/5 books
No minimum page count
You may do as many tasks as you wish
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish

1. Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover
   🎤The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth (01/25/20) - Ange, Fran, and Essie are all nicknames

2. Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover

3. Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie
   🎤 Dark Places by Gillian Flynn (01/20/20) - Made into a movie

4. Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series
   🎤The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski (01/22/20) - Geralt hunts monsters

5. Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit

6. Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music
   🎤Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (02/01/20) - MPG Science Fiction, MPG Fantasy

7. Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6
   🎤The Hardest Fall by Ella Maise (01/24/20) - 420 pgs
   🎤Kissing Under the Mistletoe by Bella Andre (01/31/20) - 352 pgs
   🎤Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (02/08/20) - won Davitt Award for Best Adult Novel

The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth Dark Places by Gillian Flynn The Last Wish (The Witcher, #0.5) by Andrzej Sapkowski Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle, #1) by Amie Kaufman The Hardest Fall by Ella Maise Kissing Under the Mistletoe (San Francisco Sullivans, #9; The Sullivans, #9) by Bella Andre Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty


message 46: by SANDYE (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1204 comments Challenge Completed - February 14, 2020
Final Post! Goal Reached!

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020
Date Started: January 15, 2020
Date Completed: February 14, 2020

Tasks Completed: 9

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.
A badge will be awarded for participation.

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname
a.) Dead Wrong (Calladine and Bayliss 1) by Helen H. Durrant - 1/30/20 - Michael Dodgson (Detective Constable) was known as "Dodgy"

2. 🎤Read a book with a heart on the cover.
a.) Cappuccinos, Cupcakes, and a Corpse (Cape Bay Cafe 1) by Harper Lin - 1/18/20
Cappuccinos, Cupcakes, and a Corpse (Cape Bay Cafe Mystery, #1) by Harper Lin

5. 🎤 Read a book with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s
a.) Night Shift: My Adventures As A Convenience Store Clerk by Donald C. Williams - 2/10/20 - set in the 1980s

5. 🎤 Read a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.
a.) The Neil Gage Hit by Robert North - 2/9/20

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres
a. ) Horrible Halloween Hazards by Amelia Morgan - 1/20/20 - MPG main page genres are science fiction, fantasy, & mystery

7. 🎤 Read a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.
a.) Grandkids Gone Wild (Garden Girls 2) by Hope Callaghan - 1/20/20 - 228 Pages
b.) You Can't Iron a Wrinkled Birthday Suit by Sharon Phennah - 1/28/20 - 296 Pages
c.) Birthdays Can Be Deadly (Sage Gardens 1) by Cindy Bell - 1/28/20 - 267 Pages
d.) Narcissist in the Daffodils (Greene Fields 1) by Kristy E. Carter - 2/10/20 - 63 Pages


message 47: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40966 comments Mod
WOOHOO SANDYE!!


message 48: by Rina (new)

Rina | 1084 comments Finished!

Band of the Month: Blondie
Duration: January 15, 20- February 14, 2020

You may do as many tasks as you wish.
You may use the tasks as many times as you wish.
A badge will be awarded for participation.

1. 🎤Read a book where a character goes by a nickname or a book with a vehicle on the cover or a book with a blonde on the cover.

2. 🎤Read a 3rd in a series or a book with a heart on the cover.
Red and Her Wolf, Marie Hall, 06.02.2020 - Kingdom #3

3. 🎤 Read a book whose title has one of the following words: One, Way, or Another or read a book that is also a movie.

4. 🎤 Read a book that has a hunter. You decide and tell us how. or read a book with a break-up or read a last in the series.

5. 🎤 Read a book published or with a setting in the 1980s or 1990s or a book where the author’s initials for first or last name are in No Exit.

6. 🎤 Read a book that could be two different genres or read a book tagged music.

7. 🎤 Read a book or author that has won an award of some kind or a book that’s page count includes at least one number: 0, 2, 6.


message 49: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 40966 comments Mod
WOOHOO Rina!!


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