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message 1: by JoAnne (new)

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Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020


Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

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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 10, 2020 12:23PM) (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
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Allison FINISHED

Anne FINISHED

Banshee

Bonita FINISHED

☮️❤️Celia❤️☮️ FINISHED

Chelsea FINISHED

Cyndee FINISHED

Dana

Daniel FINISHED

DenXXX FINISHED

Ebb

Elle FINISHED

Ferenc FINISHED

Genevieve FINISHED

Grace FINISHED

Helen FINISHED

Joanna FINISHED

JoAnne FINISHED

Kay (PhoenixArisen) FINISHED

Kendra FINISHED

Kimberly

Melissa (ladybug) FINISHED

Mia

Poongothai FINISHED

Sandra

SANDYE FINISHED

Shash FINISHED

✨ Vittoria ✨ FINISHED


message 3: by JoAnne (last edited Sep 29, 2020 01:31PM) (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Read: 7

My List:

1. The Far End of Happy Kathryn Craft 9/3/20
2. 28 Summers Elin Hilderbrand 9/6/20
3. The Dream Daughter Diane Chamberlain 9/10/20
4. Sushi for Beginners Marian Keyes 9/13/20
5. A Week at the Shore Barbara Delinsky 9/14/20
6. The Fifth Avenue Story Society Rachel Hauck 9/16/20
7. Hello, Summer Mary Kay Andrews 9/18/20


message 4: by Helen (last edited Sep 02, 2020 07:18PM) (new)

Helen | 1019 comments September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
+++++Solitary: Read 5-6 books

My List:

1) Airframe Michael Crichton 9-1-20
2) Africville Shauntay Grant 9-1-20
3) Con tango son tres Justin Richardson 9-2-20
4) The Train Jodie Callaghan 9-2-20
5) Maggie's Second Chance Nancy Furstinger 9-2-20
6) How to Walk Away Katherine Center 9-2-20


message 5: by Anne (last edited Sep 24, 2020 10:51AM) (new)

Anne | 846 comments September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

COMPLETED

Solitary: Read 5-6 books

My List:
1.) Belgravia by Julian Fellowes 9/8/2020
2.) Summer Darlings by Brooke Lea Foster 9/9/2020
3.) Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman 9/15/2020
4.) The Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis 9/18/2020
5.) The Runaway by Hollie Overton 9/23/2020
6.) Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger 9/24/2020


message 6: by [deleted user] (last edited Sep 26, 2020 02:32PM) (new)

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge COMPLETION POST
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Who are you? Barbara Taylor Bradford 05.09.20
Dancing the Charleston Jacqueline Wilson 06.09.20
A Skinful of Shadows Frances Hardinge 15.09.20
A thousand ships Natalie Haynes 26.09.20
Gingerbread Helen oyeyemi 26.09.20
Vesper flights Helen macdonald 26.09.20
Who Are You? by Barbara Taylor Bradford Dancing the Charleston by Jacqueline Wilson A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi Vesper Flights by Helen Macdonald


message 7: by Sandra (last edited Sep 28, 2020 03:37PM) (new)


message 9: by Dana (new)

Dana | 37 comments I’m in! And my goal is for Solitary!


message 10: by Elle (last edited Oct 01, 2020 11:08AM) (new)

Elle (elleay) | 1512 comments September Stand Alone Challenge

Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. The Wall of Winnipeg and Me | Mariana Zapata - Sep 13
2. The Grand Sophy | Georgette Heyer - Sep 17
3. Jackalope Wives and Other Stories | T. Kingfisher - Sep 19
4. The Left-Handed Booksellers of London | Garth Nix - Sep 26
5. Snow, Glass, Apples | Colleen Doran - Sep 29


message 11: by SANDYE (last edited Sep 23, 2020 06:53PM) (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1217 comments September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020
Date Started: September 1, 2020
Date Completed: September 23, 2020

Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!

Solo: Read 1-2 books


1. Murder Comes South by Lila Beckham - 9/11/20

2. Illusive Storm: A Murder Mystery Suspense Thriller by Lily Campbell - 9/23/20


message 12: by Genevieve (last edited Sep 22, 2020 10:40AM) (new)

Genevieve Bomes | 4253 comments Mod
Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Wham! George & Me by Andrew Ridgeley 09/16/2020
2. Written by Seline Atwood by Zai Mades 09/21/2020
3. Legeia by Edgar Allan Poe 9/20/2020
4. The Flight: A Short Story by CHARLES N SLAYTON 09/20/2020
5. Trapped In Paradise by Lizzy Grey 09/20/2020
6. That Summer by Sarah Dessen 9/17/2020


message 13: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Helen, Anne, Den, Sandra, Kendra, Dana, Banshee, Elle, SANDYE and Genevieve!


message 14: by Chelsea (last edited Oct 01, 2020 09:18PM) (new)

Chelsea Jones (chelspels) | 714 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge FINISHED
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!

Single: Read 3-4 books

4/3-4

✔1. Tall, Dark and Cowboy - Joanne Kennedy 9/3/20
✔2. Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It - Gary Taubes 9/9/20
✔3. The Little French Bistro - Nina George 9/19/20
✔4. Where'd You Go, Bernadette - Maria Semple 9/16/20


message 15: by Melissa (ladybug) (last edited Sep 15, 2020 06:17PM) (new)

Melissa (ladybug) | 219 comments September Stand Alone Challenge

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Piecing Me Together - Renée Watson (9/3/20)
2. Black Brother, Black Brother - Jewell Parker Rhodes (9/4/20)
3. Look Both Ways - Jason Reynolds (9/7/20)
4. Kitchen - Banana Yoshimoto (9/7/20)
5. Clap When You Land - Elizabeth Acevedo (9/9/20)
6. From the Desk of Zoe Washington - Janae Marks (9/13/20)

Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson Black Brother, Black Brother by Jewell Parker Rhodes Look Both Ways A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason Reynolds Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks


message 16: by Bonita (last edited Sep 29, 2020 11:45AM) (new)

Bonita | 699 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020


1) Tourist Season by Carl Hiaasen 9/29/20


message 17: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Chelsea, Melissa and Bonita!


message 18: by Daniel (last edited Sep 28, 2020 02:27PM) (new)


message 19: by [deleted user] (last edited Sep 28, 2020 04:40AM) (new)

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge: September
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Lie to Me by J.T. Ellison - 9/1
Lie to Me by J.T. Ellison
2. Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren - 9/1
Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren
3. Worth It by S.M. Shade - 9/5
Worth It by S.M. Shade
4. Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith - 9/13
Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith
5. The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo - 9/22
The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo
6. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah - 9/17
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah


message 20: by Joanna (last edited Sep 21, 2020 06:36AM) (new)

Joanna (jari-chan) FINISHED September 21, 2020
September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Yan, Mo - Die Knoblauchrevolte (The Garlic Ballads) (September 06, 2020)
2. Greene, Graham - Der dritte Mann (The Third Man) (September 12, 2020)
3. Demian. Königs Erläuterungen: Textanalyse und Interpretation mit ausführlicher Inhaltsangabe und Abituraufgaben mit Lösungen (Demian - Explanation Report by König) (September 13, 2020)
4. Timmermans, Felix - Die sehr schönen Stunden von Jungfer Symforosa, dem Beginchen (The very beautiful hours of virgin Symforosa, the little beguine) (September 17, 2020)
5. Gala, Marcial - The Black Cathedral (September 17, 2020)
6. Van Gogh, Vincent - Briefe (Letters) (September 18, 2020)


message 21: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Daniel, Cyndee and Joanna!


message 22: by Kimberly (new)

Kimberly | 37 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Messages from an Unknown Chinese Mother
2. The Complete Book of Clean


message 23: by Grace (last edited Oct 01, 2020 05:55AM) (new)


message 24: by Kay (PhoenixArisen) (last edited Sep 16, 2020 08:15AM) (new)

Kay (PhoenixArisen) (phoenixarisen) | 426 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020
Level: Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Completed: 5/5

1. 5 Steps to Lasting Love: An Evidence- based Guide to Protecting & Repairing Your Relationship by Ann Marie Taylor - 1/9/20
2. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells - 3/9/20
3. Beauty and the Beast Novelization by Elizabeth Rudnick - 10/9/20
4. Virtually Yours by Jeremy Holt - 11/9/20
5. The Garage by J. Dispenza - 15/9/20


message 25: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Kimberly, Grace and Kay!


message 26: by Ferenc (last edited Sep 26, 2020 07:49AM) (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1635 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020


Goal: Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Done: 3 - Single: Read 3-4 books

1. The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore by Kim Fu – 02/09/2020
2. Wow, No Thank You. by Samantha Irby – 09/06/2020
3. The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf – 09/24/2020


message 27: by Helen (new)

Helen | 1019 comments Finished!

September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
+++++Solitary: Read 5-6 books

My List:

1) Airframe Michael Crichton 9-1-20
2) Africville Shauntay Grant 9-1-20
3) Con tango son tres Justin Richardson 9-2-20
4) The Train Jodie Callaghan 9-2-20
5) Maggie's Second Chance Nancy Furstinger 9-2-20
6) How to Walk Away Katherine Center 9-2-20


message 28: by Shash (last edited Sep 30, 2020 06:34PM) (new)

Shash | 1746 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
September 2020

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. First Impressions by Elizabeth Johns (9/30/20)


message 29: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Ferenc and Shash!

WOOHOO Helen!


message 30: by Ebb (last edited Sep 30, 2020 06:23PM) (new)

Ebb (ebbsbooks) | 128 comments September Standalone Challenge

Nazi Wives The Women at the Top of Hitler's Germany by James Wyllie Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata The Left Hand of Darkness (Hainish Cycle, #4) by Ursula K. Le Guin Female Serial Killers How and Why Women Become Monsters by Peter Vronsky Maniac The Bath School Disaster and the Birth of the Modern Mass Killer by Harold Schechter Lawbreaking Ladies 50 Remarkable Stories of Criminal Women Throughout History by Erika Owen How to They/Them A Visual Guide to Nonbinary Pronouns and the World of Gender Fluidity by Stuart Getty The Trial of Lizzie Borden by Cara Robertson The Haunting of Beatrix Greene Vol. 1 by Rachel Hawkins See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt How to Astronaut Everything You Need to Know Before Leaving Earth by Terry Virts The Lizzie Borden Trial (Be the Judge, Be the Jury) by Doreen Rappaport Blaze by Richard Bachman


message 31: by Allison (last edited Oct 08, 2020 06:50PM) (new)

Allison (allison302) | 305 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Finished
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. The Cactus League by Emily Nemens- 9/8/2020
2. Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire: The Guide to Being Glorious You by Jen Hatmaker- 9/18/2020
3. Choose FI: Your Blueprint to Financial Independence by Chris Mamula- 9/19/2020
4. Letters to the Church by Francis Chan- 9/28/2020
5. Why They Can't Write: Killing the Five-Paragraph Essay and Other Necessities by John Warner- 9/30/2020


message 32: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Ebb and Allison!


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message 34: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Celia!


message 35: by Mia (new)

Mia Barrenechea | 8 comments Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Solo: Read 1-2 books
Single: Read 3-4 books
Solitary: Read 5-6 books


message 36: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
Welcome Mia!


message 37: by Melissa (ladybug) (last edited Sep 16, 2020 08:18AM) (new)


Kay (PhoenixArisen) (phoenixarisen) | 426 comments All done!

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020
Level: Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Completed: 5/5

1. 5 Steps to Lasting Love: An Evidence- based Guide to Protecting & Repairing Your Relationship by Ann Marie Taylor - 1/9/20
2. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells - 3/9/20
3. Beauty and the Beast Novelization by Elizabeth Rudnick - 10/9/20
4. Virtually Yours by Jeremy Holt - 11/9/20
5. The Garage by J. Dispenza - 15/9/20


message 39: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
WOOHOO Melissa and Kay!


message 40: by Joanna (new)

Joanna (jari-chan) FINISHED September 21, 2020
September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Yan, Mo - Die Knoblauchrevolte (The Garlic Ballads) (September 06, 2020)
2. Greene, Graham - Der dritte Mann (The Third Man) (September 12, 2020)
3. Demian. Königs Erläuterungen: Textanalyse und Interpretation mit ausführlicher Inhaltsangabe und Abituraufgaben mit Lösungen (Demian - Explanation Report by König) (September 13, 2020)
4. Timmermans, Felix - Die sehr schönen Stunden von Jungfer Symforosa, dem Beginchen (The very beautiful hours of virgin Symforosa, the little beguine) (September 17, 2020)
5. Gala, Marcial - The Black Cathedral (September 17, 2020)
6. Van Gogh, Vincent - Briefe (Letters) (September 18, 2020)


message 41: by Genevieve (new)

Genevieve Bomes | 4253 comments Mod
FINISHED
Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Wham! George & Me by Andrew Ridgeley 09/16/2020
2. Written by Seline Atwood by Zai Mades 09/21/2020
3. Legeia by Edgar Allan Poe 9/20/2020
4. The Flight: A Short Story by CHARLES N SLAYTON 09/20/2020
5. Trapped In Paradise by Lizzy Grey 09/20/2020
6. That Summer by Sarah Dessen 9/17/2020


message 42: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
WOOHOO Joanna and Genevieve!


message 43: by SANDYE (new)

SANDYE (sandye_c) | 1217 comments Challenge Completed - 9/23/20
Final Post! Goal Reached!

September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020
Date Started: September 1, 2020
Date Completed: September 23, 2020

Do you like standalone books? Want to read more? Tired of cliffhangers or series books? Take a break and read a standalone!

Solo: Read 1-2 books


1. Murder Comes South by Lila Beckham - 9/11/20

2. Illusive Storm: A Murder Mystery Suspense Thriller by Lily Campbell - 9/23/20


message 44: by Anne (new)

Anne | 846 comments September Stand Alone Monthly Challenge

COMPLETED

Solitary: Read 5-6 books

My List:
1.) Belgravia by Julian Fellowes 9/8/2020
2.) Summer Darlings by Brooke Lea Foster 9/9/2020
3.) Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman 9/15/2020
4.) The Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis 9/18/2020
5.) The Runaway by Hollie Overton 9/23/2020
6.) Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger 9/24/2020


message 45: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
WOOHOO SANDYE and Anne!


message 46: by Ferenc (new)

Ferenc (aeneth) | 1635 comments Finished!

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020


Goal: Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Done: 3 - Single: Read 3-4 books

1. The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore by Kim Fu – 02/09/2020
2. Wow, No Thank You. by Samantha Irby – 09/06/2020
3. The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf – 09/24/2020


message 47: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
WOOHOO Ferenc!


message 48: by [deleted user] (new)

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge COMPLETION POST
Duration: September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Solitary: Read 5-6 books
Who are you? Barbara Taylor Bradford 05.09.20
Dancing the Charleston Jacqueline Wilson 06.09.20
A Skinful of Shadows Frances Hardinge 15.09.20
A thousand ships Natalie Haynes 26.09.20
Gingerbread Helen oyeyemi 26.09.20
Vesper flights Helen macdonald 26.09.20
Who Are You? by Barbara Taylor Bradford Dancing the Charleston by Jacqueline Wilson A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi Vesper Flights by Helen Macdonald


message 49: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne | 41462 comments Mod
WOOHOO Den!


message 50: by [deleted user] (new)

FINISHED!!

Stand Alone Monthly Challenge: September
Solitary: Read 5-6 books

1. Lie to Me by J.T. Ellison - 9/1
Lie to Me by J.T. Ellison
2. Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren - 9/1
Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren
3. Worth It by S.M. Shade - 9/5
Worth It by S.M. Shade
4. Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith - 9/13
Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith
5. The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo - 9/22
The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo
6. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah - 9/17
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah


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