Shut Up & Read discussion

28 views
Archived Reading Challenges > February Love of My Life Challenge

Comments Showing 1-21 of 21 (21 new)    post a comment »
dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (last edited Jan 31, 2020 07:15AM) (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
February Love of My Life Challenge

It's February – the month of love and romance, and we are going to be so very cliché.
description

Here is the challenge for this month – Remember, each book needs to have a romance element, though the romance does not have to be the main story element:

1. February is American Heart Month. 💗 Read a book where a character gets his or her heart broken (does not have to be a main character).

2. February is Parent Leadership Month. 💗 Read a book with a family, including parents and children.

3. February's birthstone is Amethyst. 💗 Read a book with a mainly purple cover OR read a book where someone is given jewelry.

4. February 1 is National Wear Read Day.💗 Read a book with a mainly red cover OR read a book where a character is a redhead.

5. February's astrological signs are Aquarius (Water Bearer) and Pisces (Fish). 💗 Read a book that takes place at or near water (river, beach, lake, etc.) OR read a book about mermaids or sea creatures.

6. February is Affair to Remember Month. 💗 Read a book in which one of the characters has an affair, contemplates an affair, or is accused of having an affair (cheating).

7. February is Creative Romance Month. 💗
Read a romance book outside of your usual genre. Some examples are historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, etc.

8. February is National Weddings Month. 💗 Read a book in which there is a wedding or wedding proposal.

9. The third week of February is International Flirting Week.💗 Read a book in which the characters flirt around, but never actually get together.

10. February 11 is Make a Friend Day. 💗 Read a book where a friendship leads to more.

Challenge Levels:
1-3 books – Let's be friends
4-6 books – Infatuation
7-8 books – Serious commitment
9-10 books – It's Amore

Read a book from each numbered item on the list, or mix or match – your choice which items you do.

You can pick and post your books now or post as you go. Don't forget to tell what level you are aiming for!

EVERYONE TO FINISH THIS CHALLENGE WILL RECEIVE THIS BADGE.

description


Remember don't start until February 1st! Happy reading!



message 2: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (last edited Feb 20, 2020 01:51PM) (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
February Love of My Life Challenge

description

Challenge Levels: Infatuation
Completed: 4/4

3. February's birthstone is Amethyst. Unearthly (Unearthly, #1) by Cynthia Hand 2/17

4. February 1 is National Wear Read Day. Unspeakable (Tracers, #2) by Laura Griffin 2/6

5. February's astrological signs are Aquarius (Water Bearer) The One Who Stays (Summer Island, #1) by Toni Blake 2/13

7. February is Creative Romance Month. Polaris Rising (Consortium Rebellion, #1) by Jessie Mihalik 2/20


message 3: by Sheri, Bookworm (last edited Mar 01, 2020 05:23PM) (new)

Sheri | 12308 comments Mod
Challenge Level:
1-3 books - Lets Be Friends

1. February is American Heart Month. Read a book where a character gets his or her heart broken (does not have to be a main character). Capturing the Devil

✔ 2. February is Parent Leadership Month. Read a book with a family, including parents and children. The Brief History of the Dead

3. February's birthstone is Amethyst. Read a book with a mainly purple cover OR read a book where someone is given jewelry.

4. February 1 is National Wear Read Day. Read a book with a mainly red cover OR read a book where a character is a redhead.

5. February's astrological signs are Aquarius (Water Bearer) and Pisces (Fish). Read a book that takes place at or near water (river, beach, lake, etc.) OR read a book about mermaids or sea creatures. Escaping from Houdini

6. February is Affair to Remember Month. Read a book in which one of the characters has an affair, contemplates an affair, or is accused of having an affair (cheating).

7. February is Creative Romance Month. Read a romance book outside of your usual genre. Some examples are historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, etc.

8. February is National Weddings Month. Read a book in which there is a wedding or wedding proposal.

9. The third week of February is International Flirting Week. Read a book in which the characters flirt around, but never actually get together.

10. February 11 is Make a Friend Day. Read a book where a friendship leads to more.


message 4: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Yay, Sheri!


message 5: by Tari (last edited Feb 18, 2020 05:44PM) (new)

Tari (thann) | 170 comments Feb. Love of My Life
1-3, Friends level, originally going for but made all 10
10/10


1. February is American Heart Month. Read a book where a character gets his or her heart broken (does not have to be a main character). Callie--In Cold Chamomile Joy Avon 2/8/20

2. February is Parent Leadership Month. Read a book with a family, including parents and children.
Lucy & Bill Stone have 3 kids--Mistletoe Murder Leslie Meier 2/4/20

3. February's birthstone is Amethyst. Read a book with a mainly purple cover OR read a book where someone is given jewelry.
Meredith gets an engagement ring--Lost and Fondue Avery Aames 2/17/20

4. February 1 is National Wear Read Day. Read a book with a mainly red cover OR read a book where a character is a redhead.
Martha Littleword is a redhead--Two Birds with One Stone Sigrid Vansandt 2/1/20

5. February's astrological signs are Aquarius (Water Bearer) and Pisces (Fish). Read a book that takes place at or near water (river, beach, lake, etc.) OR read a book about mermaids or sea creatures.
The Book of Candlelight Ellery Adams 2/3/20

6. February is Affair to Remember Month. Read a book in which one of the characters has an affair, contemplates an affair, or is accused of having an affair (cheating).
(Jacquie's husband)--Color Me Murder Krista Davis 2/7/20

7. February is Creative Romance Month. Read a romance book outside of your usual genre. Some examples are historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, etc.
Set in Japan--one of the tags is Romance, another is Japan>Culture--The Daydreamer Detective S.J. Pajonas 2/18/20

8. February is National Weddings Month. Read a book in which there is a wedding or wedding proposal.
Ukulele Murder Leslie Langtry 2/8/20

9. The third week of February is International Flirting Week. Read a book in which the characters flirt around, but never actually get together.
Reese and Liana--Red Velvet Cupcakes to Die For Alaine Allister 2/5/20

10. February 11 is Make a Friend Day. Read a book where a friendship leads to more.
Cold as a Witch's Toffee Sara Bourgeois 2/11/20


message 6: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Yay, Tari!


message 7: by Marta (last edited Feb 29, 2020 04:06PM) (new)

Marta | 31 comments February Love of My Life Challenge
10/10 Books

1. February is American Heart Month. 💗 Read a book where a character gets his or her heart broken (does not have to be a main character).
You Promised Me Forever (Forever Yours, #1) by Monica Murphy 02/04 3* /second chance romance, they broke each others hearts

2. February is Parent Leadership Month. 💗 Read a book with a family, including parents and children.
Dear Ava by Ilsa Madden-Mills 02/03 4* / the hero's family is broken hearted but they love each others, and the heroine it's her and her young brother against the world

3. February's birthstone is Amethyst. 💗 Read a book where someone is given jewelry.
Someday, Someday by Emma Scott 02/29 2* /they have a wedding rehearsal dinner with wedding rings

4. February 1 is National Wear Read Day.💗 read a book where a character is a redhead.
Nothing But Wild (Malibu University, #2) by P. Dangelico 02/28 3* / the heroine is a redhead

5. February's astrological signs are Aquarius (Water Bearer) and Pisces (Fish). 💗 Read a book that takes place at or near water (river, beach, lake, etc.)
Nothing But Trouble (Malibu University Series, #1) by P. Dangelico 02/27 4* / the hero is a water polo player and it takes place in Malibu

6. February is Affair to Remember Month. 💗 Read a book in which one of the characters has an affair, contemplates an affair, or is accused of having an affair (cheating).
Love in Lingerie (Unzipped, #1) by Alessandra Torre 02/16 3* / both main characters are in relationships but they lust/love each other, so they contemplated many times but never actually did the deed

7. February is Creative Romance Month. 💗
Read a romance book outside of your usual genre. Some examples are historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, etc.

The Lovers Cards of Love by Fiona Cole 02/19 3* / it is MM book but it also contains MFM, so i rarely read about MFM.

8. February is National Weddings Month. 💗 Read a book in which there is a wedding or wedding proposal.
Neighbor Dearest by Penelope Ward 02/09 4*

9. The third week of February is International Flirting Week.💗 Read a book in which the characters flirt around, but never actually get together.
Fake It 'Til You Break It by Meagan Brandy 02/06 4* the heroine flirts with another guy but they never get together

10. February 11 is Make a Friend Day. 💗 Read a book where a friendship leads to more.
Before Jamaica Lane (On Dublin Street, #3) by Samantha Young 02/14 4*


message 8: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Yay Marta!


Amy (DemonKittie) (demonkittie) | 502 comments I am going to go for this challenge. I will post my level and whatnot soon. I've read quite a few books and I will have to think about how many more I might want to read.


message 10: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Amy (DemonKittie) wrote: "I am going to go for this challenge. I will post my level and whatnot soon. I've read quite a few books and I will have to think about how many more I might want to read."

Yay! We haven't seen you in awhile.


message 11: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Tari, congratulations on finishing this challenge. Here is your badge.
description


message 12: by Tari (new)

Tari (thann) | 170 comments Leigh wrote: "Tari, congratulations on finishing this challenge. Here is your badge.
"
Oh thanks! I actually added the 10th book just now.


message 13: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Tari wrote: "Leigh wrote: "Tari, congratulations on finishing this challenge. Here is your badge.
" Oh thanks! I actually added the 10th book just now."



I'm glad you enjoyed the challenge. I will have the March challenge up soon.


message 14: by Tari (new)

Tari (thann) | 170 comments Leigh wrote: "


I'm glad you enjoyed the challenge. I wil..."
Cool, thanks!


message 15: by Marta (new)

Marta | 31 comments Finished today :)


message 16: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Congratulations Marta! Here is your badge.
description


message 17: by Marta (new)

Marta | 31 comments Leigh wrote: "Congratulations Marta! Here is your badge.
"


Thank you Leigh ;)


message 18: by Sheri, Bookworm (new)

Sheri | 12308 comments Mod
I didn't finish this one :( I read a lot of books, but none that fit into the categories, lol.


message 19: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Sheri, you did finish the first level. If you want to update your thread when I get to my computer I will add your badge.


message 20: by Sheri, Bookworm (new)

Sheri | 12308 comments Mod
Leigh wrote: "Sheri, you did finish the first level. If you want to update your thread when I get to my computer I will add your badge."

Oh yay! Thanks :)


message 21: by Leigh, ⚔️ Wonder Woman ⚔️ (new)

Leigh | 15894 comments Mod
Congratulations on finishing this challenge. It doesn't matter what level you complete you still get a badge for finishing.
description


back to top