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message 1: by Deb, Acquisitions Foreman (new)

Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

Challenge rules:
• While you are fulfilling the requirements of your other challenges, be on the lookout for the following items - they may be on the cover or mentioned in the book. Most items are specific, but if in doubt about an item – just ask!

• You may use a book to fulfill multiple items (you do not have to read 50 books for this challenge...do not worry!)

• Books that are used must be read during the period of this challenge.

• When you find one of the items, list the Book Title and Author (or link the cover), date it, & rate it. Then specify where the item is found within the book and a blurb from the sentence. For audiobooks try to put the chapter if possible. If not, then at least let us know you got it from an audiobook.


The List
Amulet
Branches
Brick
Broken phone screen
Chalk
Decorate
Dragon
Farmer
Floats (Parade)
Frayed
Fudge
Gala
Gathering
Grotesque
Gunpowder
Heartburn
Heave
Hunting
Indulge
Lobster
Mash
Operation
Parachute
Peeked
Pinecone
Pipe
Plant (verb)
Plead
Plum
Plumber
Pretend
Rake
Sage
Seeds
Slope
"Under the weather"
Unpack
Validate
Veteran
Visitor

Bonus list
Brownstone
Clove
"Election"
Equation
Ginger
Hamptons
Native
Netflix
Pyramid
Turkey fryer

Good Luck, Happy Reading, & Happy Holidays! ☺


message 2: by Denise (last edited Dec 03, 2020 03:25PM) (new)

Denise | 670 comments The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

The List

39/40 words
8/10 Bonus

Amulet - ”She wore amulets” p. 177 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Branches - “with their branches like feathers” p. 132 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Brick - “you might as well talk to a brick wall” p. 13 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Broken phone screen

Chalk - “workers in the chalk quarries” p. 18 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Decorate -“trying to decorate it with lit candles” p. 9 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Dragon - Dragon “dragon slaying a speciality” p. 215 If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr 10.17.20

Farmer -“New York City cops instead of a family of farmers.” Loc 4737 Shadows in Death by J.D. Robb 10.14.20

Floats (Parade) - “Like a Mardi Gras float” p. 35 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Frayed - “soothed our frayed nerves” p. 65 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Fudge - “You’re not asking me to fudge the books?” p. 72 The Case of William Smith by Patricia Wentworth 11.16.20

Gala - “to some gala tomorrow night” p. 18 The Hideaway by Laura Denton 10.4.20

Gathering - “gathering on Oberon Road” p. 164 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Grotesque - “the grotesque and inappropriate comment…” p.320 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Gunpowder – “the dense smoke from the gunpowder made everything hazy” p. 159 My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante 10.16.20

Heartburn - “Madame Lafrancoise, who had heartburn” p. 582 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Heave “they had to heave rocks to pin them in place” p. 87 The Secret River by Kate Grenville 10.27.20

Hunting “the police were hunting for her” p. 7 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Indulge - “see if he could indulge his passion for a multi-voiced choir” p. 13 The Peacock's Cry by Paul Doherty 10.3.20

Lobster - “claws of lobster hung over the plate” p. 38 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Mash - “her house is going to be a mash up” p. 174 The Hideaway by Laura Denton 10.4.20

Operation - “Operation Safeguard which the program had originally been called” p. 21 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Parachute “golden parachute to land so soft?” Loc 3554 Shadows in Death by J.D. Robb 10.14.20

Peeked “fungus-green peeked out where the paint had peeled” p. 69 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Pinecone - “more recently he had added pinecones” Loc 3352 In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson 10.31.20

Pipe - put on a hose pipe ban” p. 410 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plant (verb) “if the local authority plants trees…” p. 83 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plead “unfit to plead” p. 256 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plum - “orchard with its plum, pear and apple trees.” P. 12 The Peacock's Cry by Paul Doherty 10.3.20

Plumber - “he showed up with the plumber” p 170 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Pretend - “pretend he was a pedophile” p. 196 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Rake - “with a dust pan, rake…” p. 371 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Sage “basil and sage and savory” p. 296 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Seeds “after eating a seed pod” p. 191 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Slope “to the next downward slope” p. 68 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

"Under the weather" - “someone was a bit under the weather” p. 73 The Veiled One by Ruth Rendell 10.23.20

Unpack - “I’m going back to the loft to unpack” p. 313The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Validate - “it validated my feelings” p. 206 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Veteran -" Glory’s army veteran husband” p. 39 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Visitor - a frequent visitor to the house…” p. 140 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Bonus list

Brownstone - lived in a brownstone in Park Slope” p. 181 Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout 11.7..20

Clove - “added a crushed clove of garlic” Loc 3962 Cold Breath by Quentin Bates 11.4.20

"Election" - “supporting the right guy’s election” Loc 522 Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon 10.11.20

Equation - “a beautiful girl who knew how to solve a quadratic equation” p. 211 If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr 10.17.20

Ginger “two cans of ginger ale” p. 373 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Hamptons

Native “native to the bayous of Louisiana” p. 97 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Netflix - “Pull the plug on cable, Hulu, Netflix, etc.” p. 103 Project 333: The Minimalist Fashion Challenge That Proves Less Really Is So Much More by Courtney Carver 11.30.20

Pyramid - “Rhombus, Oval, Pyramid and Rectangle” p. 184 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Turkey fryer


message 3: by Ed (last edited Dec 23, 2021 02:23PM) (new)

Ed Lehman | 95 comments he Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

The List
45/50

✔Amulet- p.143-Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets-"I was able to provide the townsfolk with various amulets..." 2/7/21
✔Branches-p.16- A Separate Peace-"...and he sprang out, fell through the tops of some lower branches..." 10/2/20
✔Brick-p.42- A Separate Peace-"Around us gleamed white tile and glass brick..." 10/3/20
✔Broken phone screen-p.81- Hard Rain-"She grabs the phone and throws it. It shatters against the wall."12/24/20
✔Chalk-p.167- Russell Baker's Book of American Humor- "...where pieces had got chipped off and showed the white chalk..." 11/1/20
✔Decorate-p.95- The Cheshire Cat's Eye-"All I need is to decorate one big star's house..." 2/1/21
✔Dragon-p.90- The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures-"The dragon is now showing its teeth..." 11/8/20
✔Farmer-p.2- Bless Me, Ultima-"...she was the daughter of a farmer." 10/11/20
✔Floats (Parade)-p.141-Openly Bob-"The annual parade ...has...floats from all the local gay bars." 12/5/20
✔Frayed-p.82- A Separate Peace-"...a pipe rack, frayed brown rug, a room which students rarely entered..." 10/4/20
✔Fudge-p.115- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets-"...offering them a plate of treacle fudge..." 2/6/21
Gala
✔Gathering-p.59- The Man Who Died-"What made you start gathering them in the first place?" 10/15/20
✔Grotesque-p.207-Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man-"...allowing him to display his grotesque indifference to the lives of other people." 10/31/20
✔Gunpowder-p.12- The Visit-"Bertold Schwartz invented gunpowder here. 2/2/21
✔Heartburn-p.55- Crocodile Tears-"...the irritation gives him heartburn, causing his lunch to repeat..." 7/19/21
✔Heave-p.105- The Man Who Died-"Something heaves within me." 10/20/20
✔Hunting-p.154-Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood-"...figures were substantial - in agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing..." 10/14/20
✔Indulge-p.119-A Summons to Memphis-"...wisely determined to indulge the old man in his folly." 7/16/21
✔Lobster-p.207- The Island of South Georgia-"...the larger decapods (crabs, lobsters, etc) are virtually absent..." 11/16/20
✔Mash-p.34-For Your Eyes Only-"Someone done mash five, six of dose." 12/25/20
✔Operation-p.102- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood-"...is but the logical consequence of this operation." 10/2/20
✔Parachute-p.196- A Separate Peace-"I guess a Parachute Riggers' school has to have sewing machines." 10/7/20
✔Peeked-p.130Ask the Cards a Question-"...I peeked out in time to see Clemente..." 12/1/20
✔Pinecone- p.145-Winter-"...was nibbling on a pine cone in its paws." (Brit. variation)- 4/8/21
✔Pipe- p.82- A Separate Peace-"...a pipe rack, frayed brown rug, a room which students rarely entered..." 10/4/20
✔Plant (verb)-p.208- Openly Bob-"The recipient of the card was then encouraged to plant a blue spruce seed..." 12/6/20
✔Plead-p.152- Hard Rain-"I have never once heard Hamisi Bahame plead or seen him annoyed." 2/17/21
✔Plum-p.98- The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures-"We picked some yellow cherry plums..." 11/8/20
✔Plumber-p.124- Openly Bob-"...that before he started doing drag he had been a plumber." 12/4/20
✔Pretend-p.180- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood-"But to pretend that the working class had already taken on the leading role..." 10/16/20
✔Rake-p.23- Sodom and Gomorrah-"...throws out is tendrils wherever a hoe or a rake is to be found." 11/10/20
✔Sage-p.216- Openly Bob-"...doused with water and bundles of sage were burned." 12/6/20
✔Seeds-p.105- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood-"The seeds were consumed by the peasants themselves..." 10/2/20
✔Slope-p.10-Bless Me, Ultima-"The slope of the hill rose gradually..." 10/12/20
✔"Under the weather"-p.123- Three Blind Mice and Other Stories-"...she has been very much under the weather lately." 3/18/21
✔Unpack-p.15- The Red Notebook-"They would unpack the deliveries of books..." 1/14/21
Validate
✔Veteran-p.36- The Man Who Died-"It is also a touch smaller than most veterans' houses..." 10/14/20
✔Visitor-p.63-A Separate Peace-"He could stand a visitor or two now...: 10/3/20

Bonus list
✔Brownstone-p.132-Hope Rides Again-"...another alley between two rows of brownstones." 4/4/21
✔Clove-p.101- The Red Notebook-"Your daughter is telling me you put five cloves in the onion when you make pot-au-feu." 1/15/21
✔"Election"-p.xiv- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood"Regional elections give overall power to loyalist RPCR party..." 10/17/20
✔Equation-p.251- Openly Bob-"...many people regard the equation, New York + Art= Gay." 12/6/20
✔Ginger-p.98- My Brother's Husband, Volume 2-"With red ginger and stuff." 11/21/20
✔Hamptons-p.227- Around the World in 50 Years: My Adventure to Every Country on Earth-"...Tarawa was akin to Dune Road in the Hamptons." 12/15/20
✔Native-p.172- Guinea Bissau: From Liberation Struggle To Independent Statehood-"But when they return to their native lands, they find..." 10/16/20
✔Netflix-p.8- Here the Whole Time- "'Internet and binging Netflix?'"- 12/23/21
✔Pyramid-p.14- The Island of South Georgia-"...the British Antarctic Survey type of pyramid tent is found to be good at withstanding most of South Georgia's weather." 11/2/20
Turkey fryer


message 4: by Deb, Acquisitions Foreman (new)

Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
SH 36


The List
Amulet
Branches
Brick
Broken phone screen
Chalk
Decorate
Dragon
Farmer
Floats (Parade)
Frayed
Fudge
Gala
Gathering
Grotesque
Gunpowder
Heartburn
Heave
Hunting
Indulge
Lobster
Mash
Operation
Parachute
Peeked
Pinecone
Pipe
Plant (verb)
Plead
Plum
Plumber
Pretend
Rake
Sage
Seeds
Slope
"Under the weather"
Unpack
Validate
Veteran
Visitor

Bonus list
Brownstone
Clove
"Election"
Equation
Ginger
Hamptons
Native
Netflix
Pyramid
Turkey fryer


message 5: by Barbara ★ (last edited Dec 31, 2020 09:51PM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 1935 comments The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt, Part XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 30, 2020

READ: 49/50

✔ Amulet - What Lurks Below - Donald Firesmith 11/10
(could it actually be a magic amulet), p64

✔ Branches - Walking in Fire - Catheryn Cade 10/3
(palm branches against moonlit sky), loc2535

✔ Brick - A Tapestry of Spells - Lynn Kurland 10/15
(was built up with brick and wood), p38

✔ Broken phone screen - Of Dawn and Embers - Kyoko M. 10/24
(spotted another dropped, cracked phone), p298

✔ Chalk - Whiskey, Vamps, and Thieves - Selene Charles 10/11
(he scented chalk), p253

✔ Decorate - Walking in Fire - Catheryn Cade 10/3
(offered to decorate his sports car), loc417

✔ Dragon - Passion Ignites - Donna Grant 10/8
(she couldn't take her eyes off the dragon), p78

✔ Farmer - A Tapestry of Spells - Lynn Kurland 10/15
(better suited to the life of a farmer), p67

✔ Floats (Parade) - Perversion - T.M. Frazier 11/8
(all distracted by the passing homemade floats), p112

✔ Frayed - Blackmark - Jean Lowe Carlson 10/17
(tempers were frayed), p261

✔ Fudge - Whiskey, Vamps, and Thieves - Selene Charles 10/11
(Luke's pissed as fudge about it), p

✔ Gala - The Phantom of the Opera - Gaston Leroux 11/4
(were giving a last gala performance), p7

✔ Gathering - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(were still gathering), p189

✔ Grotesque - Dreams in the Key of Blue - John Philpin 10/7
(posed her corpse in a grotesque sexual mimicry), p41

✔ Gunpowder - An Almond for a Parrot - Wray Delaney 10/24
(were gunpowder-blasted mumpers), p21

✔ Heartburn - Dreams in the Key of Blue - John Philpin 10/7
(why do I sense heartburn in my immediate future), p21

✔ Heave - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(the Konigenwolf heaved herself up), p168

✔ Hunting - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(on the subject of hunting with wolves), p216

✔ Indulge - Nuts - Alice Clayton 10/14
(but I'll indulge you), p141

✔ Lobster - The Siren and the Deep Blue Sea - Kerrelyn Sparks 10/3
(the sun could cook me as red as a lobster), p67

✔ Mash - Charlie All Night - Jennifer Crusie 10/12
(Allie heard "the monster mash" on the speakers), p80

✔ Operation - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(the rebuilding operation would delay them), p190

✔ Parachute - Walking in Fire - Catheryn Cade 10/3
(a parachute, she realized), loc2962

✔ Peeked - Passion Ignites - Donna Grant 10/8
(before she peeked around the corner), p88

✔ Pinecone - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(you couldn't eat pinecones), p190

✔ Pipe - Taken by Tuesday - Catherine Bybee 10/9
(filled with valves and pipes), p274

✔ Plant (verb) - Nuts - Alice Clayton 10/14
(planting a kiss on my right cheek), p154

✔ Plead - Taken by Tuesday - Catherine Bybee 10/9
(there has to be something I can plead), p196

✔ Plum - An Apprentice to Elves - Sarah Monette & Elizabeth Bear 10/10
(the last thumb-size plums of the summer), p230

✔ Plumber - A Ghost of a Chance - Morgana Best 10/31
(just call a plumber), p49

✔ Pretend - Passion Ignites - Donna Grant 10/8
(humans like to pretend), p70

✔ Rake - The Second Deadly Sin - Åsa Larsson 10/19
(as thin as a rake), p19

✔ Sage - Nuts - Alice Clayton 10/14
(was that a hint of clary sage), p79

✔ Seeds - Dreams in the Key of Blue - John Philpin 10/7
(seeds placed neatly on rinds), p2

✔ Slope - The Buccaneers - Iain Lawrence 11/14
(for a run across the green slopes), p44

✔ "Under the weather" - Marrow - Tarryn Fisher 11/19
(Judah is feeling a little under the weather), p252

✔ Unpack - Passion Ignites - Donna Grant 10/8
(she left the unpacking for later), p153

✔ Validate - Of Dawn and Embers - Kyoko M. 10/24
(people trying to validate themselves), p107

✔ Veteran - Dreams in the Key of Blue - John Philpin 10/7
(and faced the veteran cop), p71

✔ Visitor - Dreams in the Key of Blue - John Philpin 10/7
(an intoxicated foreign visitor), p72


Bonus list
✔ Brownstone - Weddings from Hell - Maggie Shayne 10/31
(she was on the fifth floor of a brownstone condo), p124

✔ Clove - Whiskey, Vamps, and Thieves - Selene Charles 10/11
(the night smelled of cloves), p11

✔ "Election" - Shocking Pink - Erica Spindler 10/30
(some sort of perverse election year stunt), p169

✔ Equation - Whiskey, Vamps, and Thieves - Selene Charles 10/11
(that doesn't play into this equation), p273

✔ Ginger - Whiskey, Vamps, and Thieves - Selene Charles 10/11
(was an Amazonian ginger who liked to do a little bare-knuckle fighting), p65

✔ Hamptons - Nuts - Alice Clayton 10/14
(their Hamptons seaside cottage), p42

✔ Native - Walking in Fire - Catheryn Cade 10/3
(just another Hawaiian native), p=loc686

✔ Netflix - Perversion - T.M. Frazier 11/8
(you wanna watch a new flick on Netflix), p239

✔ Pyramid - The Sign - Raymond Khoury 10/5
(the pyramids of Giza), p151

Turkey fryer -
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Lara | 17 comments The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

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message 7: by Book Concierge (last edited Apr 05, 2021 08:51AM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2358 comments The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Begins: 01Oct20 / Ends: 31Dec20



40 / 40 words found
10 / 10 BONUS words found
18 books read
Alice's adventures in Wonderland and through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll The Odds A Love Story by Stewart O'Nan Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman Cherry Cheesecake Murder (Hannah Swensen, #8) by Joanne Fluke To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume A Bookshop in Berlin by Françoise Frenkel Kiss of Surrender (Deadly Angels, #2) by Sandra Hill Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Three to Get Deadly (Stephanie Plum #3) by Janet Evanovich White Fragility Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo Secretariat by William Nack Beneath the Bonfire by Nickolas Butler This Time Together Laughter and Reflection by Carol Burnett Where We Come From by Oscar Cásares Coming Home for Christmas by Fern Michaels Concrete Rose (The Hate U Give, #0) by Angie Thomas


Amulet - The Jungle Book ✔ – 14Oct20 - pg 144 - "…whether the amulet around…"

Branches - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ✔ – 02Oct2020 - pg 189 - "…from branch to branch."

Brick - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 147 - "Use brick cream cheese…"

Broken phone screen - Coming Home for Christmas ✔ – 13Dec20 - pg 18 - "…her cell phone in… He (the dog) started to chew on it."

Chalk - Three to Get Deadly ✔ – 19Oct20 - pg 296 - "…his face chalk white, his…"

Decorate - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 91 - "…to look fancy, decorate it…"

Dragon - Kiss of Surrender ✔ - 09Oct20 - pg 82 - "…about overendowed dragons and ..."

Farmer - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 181 - "…by protesting farmers who…"

Floats (Parade) - Where We Come From ✔ – 08Dec20 - pg 214 - "…riding on a float … along the parade route."

Frayed - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 256 - "…at the frayed strands of…"

Fudge - The Odds ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 134 - "…houses and fudge shops less…"

Gala - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 336 - "…date at a gala movie premiere."

Gathering - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 275 - "…so, gathering my nerve,…"

Grotesque - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 187 - "…is a grotesque pop as…"

Gunpowder - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 199 - "…primer and gunpowder inside a…"

Heartburn - Kiss of Surrender ✔ - 09Oct20 - pg 300 - "Like heartburn, but not."

Heave - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 264 - "My chest heaves like you…"

Hunting - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ✔ – 02Oct2020 - pg 121 - "…after hunting all about for it…"

Indulge - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 152 - "You will indulge me?"

Lobster - The Odds ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 156 - "…and the lobster risotto with…"

Mash - To Kill a Mockingbird ✔ – 08Oct2020 - pg 273 - "Why couldn't I mash him?"

Operation - To Kill a Mockingbird ✔ – 08Oct2020 - pg 75 - "…to ours, a slushy operation."

Parachute - Secretariat: The Making of a Champion ✔ – 25Oct20 - pg 438 - "…blown up like a parachute, and…"

Peeked - The Odds ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 151 - "…couldn't deny he'd peeked."

Pinecone - A Bookshop in Berlin ✔ – 09Oct2020 - pg 120 - "…twigs, pinecones dropping from…"

Pipe - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 177 - "…gone down the wrong pipe."

Plant (verb) - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 14 - "…urge to plant him a facer."

Plead - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ✔ – 02Oct2020 - pg 282 - "…Alice pleaded in a …"

Plum - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ✔ – 02Oct2020 - pg 190 - "…made of plum pudding."

Plumber - Fortunately, the Milk ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 3 - "…the plumber will be here…"

Pretend - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass ✔ – 02Oct2020 - pg 156 - "Let's pretend the glass…"

Rake - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 198 - "The loveable rake became…"

Sage - A Bookshop in Berlin ✔ – 09Oct2020 - pg 47 - "…always full of sage advice,…"

Seeds - Kiss of Surrender ✔ - 09Oct20 - pg 320 - "…is planting seeds of grace."

Slope - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 208 - "…and the angle of the slope."

"Under the weather" - This Time Together ✔ – 03Nov20 - pg 138 - "…she was under the weather and…"

Unpack - Olive Kitteridge ✔ - 09Oct20 - pg 10 - "He stopped unpacking a…"

Validate - White Fragility ✔ - 21Oct20 - pg 16 - "…knowledge we validate, these…"

Veteran - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 238 - "…broadcast, veteran Hollywood…"

Visitor - The Odds ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 138 - "…prompting visitors on their own…"

BONUS list
Brownstone - Olive Kitteridge ✔ - 09Oct20 - pg 217 - "…these old brownstones have …"

Clove - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 174 - "…who smoke clove cigarettes."

"Election" - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 235 - "…polls opening on election eve…"

Equation - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 135 - "…in the equation seem to get…"

Ginger - Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret ✔ – 08Oct2020 - pg 162 - "…milk and ginger snaps…"

Hamptons - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 230 - "…entirely in the Hamptons and…"

Native - Stories I Only Tell My Friends ✔ – 03Oct2020 - pg 147 - "…in his native Italy."

Netflix - Beneath the Bonfire ✔ – 30Oct20 - pg 107 - "…hours of Netflix or Hulu?"

Pyramid - Cherry Cheesecake Murder ✔ – 04Oct2020 - pg 40 - "…had a pyramid of five…"

Turkey fryer - Concrete Rose ✔ - 03Apr21 - pg 214 - "The turkey ready - Uncle fried it this morning."


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MSallyJ Bergstrom (mablesallyjoycebergstrom) | 247 comments 0 / 40 words found
0 / 10 BONUS words found
0 books read


Amulet

Branches---Death in The English Countryside--Sara Rosett--page
147 line 1--gnarled and twisted BRANCHES. 10/27/20

Brick---windows alternated with panels of cream plaster and BRICK---Nine lessons---Nicola Upson---page 193 line 3 10/08/20

Broken phone screen

Chalk---The Whispered Word--Ellery Adams--page 94 line 8--Nora rolled the stick of CHALK between her thumb and forefinger

Decorate---The Christmas Joy Ride---Melody Carson--23/Nov/20 Page 28 line19


Dragon---The Secret Book and Scone Society---Ellery Adams---The train looked like a DRAGON--page- line 8--30/Dec/20.

Farmer---The Bookshop on The Shore---Jenny Colman---page 26 line 8 10/14/20---Yes, I am a FARMER

FLOATS (Parade)
Frayed---It was older and FRAYED around the collar--page 52-L 2,---Belinda Blake and the Birds of a Feather---Heather Gilbert

Fudge---page 119 line 11-- that's some good looking FUDGE--Invitation only Murder---Leslie Meier

Gala
Gathering
Grotesque
Gunpowder
Heartburn
Heave
Hunting
Indulge

Lobster--cracking open their LOBSTERS and clams--page 24 line 2 Invitation Only Murder--Leslie Meier

Mash---Now MASH, knead, pound, squeeze---Apple Turnover Murder---Joanne Fluke--page 188 line 9

Operation
Parachute
Peeked

Pinecone---easy finds like a pinecone, a white marble,--pg 117 ln 3 _--Invitation Only Murder--Leslie Rosett

Pipe---As simple as a broken pipe---One Bad Apple--P84-L 18--Sheila Connolly-29/Dec/20

Plant (verb)
Plead
Plum

Plumber---Expecting a PLUMBER---One Bad Apple--P-21 L-11--Shelia Connolly--29/Dec/20

Pretend
Rake

Sage---Russian SAGE and cornflowers---The Diva Cooks Up A Storm.....Krista Davis 03/dec/20

Seeds

Slope---there's a bit of a slope---One Bad Apple-P-328 L-10--Sheila Connolly---29/Dec/20

"Under the weather"

Unpack---I'm going to UNPACK--Stiffs and Swine--Ellery Adams--page 127, 29/Nov/20

Validate
Veteran
Visitor

BONUS list
Brownstone---Park Slope BROWNSTONE on a leafy crowded street--Invitation Only Murder--Leslie Meier--page 70 line15

Clove---page-186- separated the cloves--Till dirt do us Part-Edith Maxwell

"Election"
Equation

Ginger---GINGER CLOSED HER EYES P-559-'Til Dirt Do Us Do Part Edith Maxwell

Hamptons---who's purchased what house in the HAMPTONS---On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle-P,344-L,12/03/Jan/21

Native
Netflix
Pyramid
Turkey fryer


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Lara | 17 comments Could you confirm what I'm looking for for clove & Hamptons

Thanks


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Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
Lara wrote: "Could you confirm what I'm looking for for clove & Hamptons

Thanks"

For clove - you'll most likely find this spice when someone is cooking or mulling cider. I've even seen people named Clove, so you might get lucky there.

For Hamptons - I would take 'Hampton Inn' (hotel chain), The Hamptons, someone with the last name Hampton, etc.

Hope this helps!


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Lara | 17 comments Cheers

Thank you :)


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Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2358 comments Update Message # 7 - ALL basic words found and 9/10 BONUS items found.

I'll keep looking for "turkey fryer" but doubt I'll find it in the historical fiction books I have left to read this month... LOL


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Denise | 670 comments Finished
The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

The List

39/40 words
8/10 Bonus

Amulet - ”She wore amulets” p. 177 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Branches - “with their branches like feathers” p. 132 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Brick - “you might as well talk to a brick wall” p. 13 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Broken phone screen

Chalk - “workers in the chalk quarries” p. 18 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Decorate -“trying to decorate it with lit candles” p. 9 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Dragon - Dragon “dragon slaying a speciality” p. 215 If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr 10.17.20

Farmer -“New York City cops instead of a family of farmers.” Loc 4737 Shadows in Death by J.D. Robb 10.14.20

Floats (Parade) - “Like a Mardi Gras float” p. 35 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Frayed - “soothed our frayed nerves” p. 65 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Fudge - “You’re not asking me to fudge the books?” p. 72 The Case of William Smith by Patricia Wentworth 11.16.20

Gala - “to some gala tomorrow night” p. 18 The Hideaway by Laura Denton 10.4.20

Gathering - “gathering on Oberon Road” p. 164 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Grotesque - “the grotesque and inappropriate comment…” p.320 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Gunpowder – “the dense smoke from the gunpowder made everything hazy” p. 159 My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante 10.16.20

Heartburn - “Madame Lafrancoise, who had heartburn” p. 582 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Heave “they had to heave rocks to pin them in place” p. 87 The Secret River by Kate Grenville 10.27.20

Hunting “the police were hunting for her” p. 7 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Indulge - “see if he could indulge his passion for a multi-voiced choir” p. 13 The Peacock's Cry by Paul Doherty 10.3.20

Lobster - “claws of lobster hung over the plate” p. 38 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 11.18.20

Mash - “her house is going to be a mash up” p. 174 The Hideaway by Laura Denton 10.4.20

Operation - “Operation Safeguard which the program had originally been called” p. 21 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Parachute “golden parachute to land so soft?” Loc 3554 Shadows in Death by J.D. Robb 10.14.20

Peeked “fungus-green peeked out where the paint had peeled” p. 69 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Pinecone - “more recently he had added pinecones” Loc 3352 In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson 10.31.20

Pipe - put on a hose pipe ban” p. 410 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plant (verb) “if the local authority plants trees…” p. 83 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plead “unfit to plead” p. 256 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Plum - “orchard with its plum, pear and apple trees.” P. 12 The Peacock's Cry by Paul Doherty 10.3.20

Plumber - “he showed up with the plumber” p 170 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Pretend - “pretend he was a pedophile” p. 196 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Rake - “with a dust pan, rake…” p. 371 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Sage “basil and sage and savory” p. 296 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Seeds “after eating a seed pod” p. 191 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Slope “to the next downward slope” p. 68 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

"Under the weather" - “someone was a bit under the weather” p. 73 The Veiled One by Ruth Rendell 10.23.20

Unpack - “I’m going back to the loft to unpack” p. 313The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Validate - “it validated my feelings” p. 206 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Veteran -" Glory’s army veteran husband” p. 39 The Hideaway by Lauren Denton 10.4.20

Visitor - a frequent visitor to the house…” p. 140 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Bonus list

Brownstone - lived in a brownstone in Park Slope” p. 181 Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout 11.7..20

Clove - “added a crushed clove of garlic” Loc 3962 Cold Breath by Quentin Bates 11.4.20

"Election" - “supporting the right guy’s election” Loc 522 Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon 10.11.20

Equation - “a beautiful girl who knew how to solve a quadratic equation” p. 211 If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr 10.17.20

Ginger “two cans of ginger ale” p. 373 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Hamptons

Native “native to the bayous of Louisiana” p. 97 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Netflix - “Pull the plug on cable, Hulu, Netflix, etc.” p. 103 Project 333: The Minimalist Fashion Challenge That Proves Less Really Is So Much More by Courtney Carver 11.30.20

Pyramid - “Rhombus, Oval, Pyramid and Rectangle” p. 184 Harm Done by Ruth Rendell 10.2.20

Turkey fryer

THANKS AGAIN!!! LOOKING FORWARD TO THE NEW ONE IN THE NEW YEAR!!!!


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Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2358 comments Great job, Denise!


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Denise | 670 comments thank you!


message 16: by Deb, Acquisitions Foreman (new)

Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
Denise wrote: "Finished
The Incredible Challenge Factory Scavenger Hunt XXXVI
Duration: October 1 - December 31, 2020

The List

39/40 words
8/10 Bonus."


Congrats on a great job hunting, Denise!


message 17: by Denise (new)

Denise | 670 comments thank you Deb! I enjoy these so much!


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Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
Denise wrote: "thank you Deb! I enjoy these so much!"

That means a lot to me, thank you. I really enjoy putting them together.


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Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2358 comments For TURKEY FRYER will you take this reference to a Thanksgiving meal ...
"Uncle fried the turkey this morning"....


message 21: by Deb, Acquisitions Foreman (new)

Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
Book Concierge wrote: "For TURKEY FRYER will you take this reference to a Thanksgiving meal ...
"Uncle fried the turkey this morning"...."


Yes, I will take that.


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Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2358 comments Thank you, Deb

Update message # 7 - Challenge completed - 03Apr21


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Deb (chiana) | 552 comments Mod
Book Concierge wrote: "Thank you, Deb


Update message # 7
- Challenge completed - 03Apr21"


Yay! Congratulations. :-)


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