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message 1: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Apr 28, 2015 07:05AM) (new)

Fran | 9339 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


Please read a minimum of 5 books that takes place in the following settings.
At least half of the story needs to take place in the setting of the book, or....
At least half of the story needs to take place in the setting of the book, or...
A significant aspect of the story involves the setting, or...
The setting is referenced in the precis, or....
The setting info on the GR book page lists the setting
A fictitious town in a real country is acceptable to use for the country/continent choices
You can only use a title once, for one setting only.
No page minimum required and you may add levels at any time.
Rereads and audiobooks allowed.
Please list selected book and read date next to each setting you choose.
For the Bonus, please post the book cover for each selection.
You may update your original post, but please repost upon completion for ease in updating.
You may add the Bonus (5 books that require a cover item to be posted) to any level, it is not exclusive to the World Traveler Level.



What are you in the mood for?

Levels-

1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices
2. Long Weekend- Read any 10 books from the 20 settings choices
3. Spring Break- Read any 15 books from the 20 settings choices
4. Summer Vacation- Read all 20 books
5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books


Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Central or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia/New Zealand
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 2: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Mar 06, 2015 09:16AM) (new)

Fran | 9339 comments You can find the Suggestions/Questions thread for this challenge here:

Let's Set The Mood Suggestions/Questions thread



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message 5: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Mar 17, 2015 03:42PM) (new)

Fran | 9339 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


I think I will start with Level 3- Spring Break and hope to add more.

0/15 Read

Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada-Between Then and Now
18 Asia
19 Scotland- My Shifter Showmance
20 France

My Shifter Showmance (Shifting Reality, #1) by R.G. Alexander Between Then and Now (Wardham, #0.5) by Zoe York


message 6: by Ora (last edited Mar 21, 2015 01:09PM) (new)

Ora (oeamis) Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Level-Spring Break
05/15 00/05


1. Small Town The Undead Next Door Kerrelyn Sparks 03/16
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch Falling for Owen Jennifer Ryan
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. Hotel or Apartment The Master Kresley Cole 03/21
7. College
8. Mansion or House The Elusive Wife Callie Hutton 03/15
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A. Feeding the Fire Andrea Laurence 03/18
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy Candles on the Sand Katie Stephens 03/17
15 England Catch a Falling Heiress Laura Lee Guhrke
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France
The Undead Next Door (Love at Stake, #4) by Kerrelyn Sparks Falling for Owen (The McBrides, #2) by Jennifer Ryan The Master (The Game Maker, #2) by Kresley Cole The Elusive Wife (Marriage Mart Mayhem, #1) by Callie Hutton Feeding the Fire (Rosewood, #2) by Andrea Laurence Candles on the Sand by Katie Stephens Catch a Falling Heiress (An American Heiress in London, #3) by Laura Lee Guhrke
BONUS-
Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 7: by Taya (last edited May 19, 2015 09:40AM) (new)

Taya | 120 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

Long Weekend- Read any 10 books
Small Town: I Know We're the Crooked Kind 3/17 ★★★★
City : Grey's Hidden Fire 3/25 ★★★★
Farm/Ranch: In Front of God and Everyone 4/12 ★★★★
College: Pledge Number Seven 3/17 ★★★★
Hotel or Apartment: The Best Man: Part One 4/12 ★★★★
Mansion or House: Defined By Deceit 3/30 ★★★★
U.S.A. : The Missing Butterfly 3/16 ★★★
Asia: In Memory of Us 4/2 ★★★ 1/2
England:Just a Bit Unhealthy 3/30 ★★★★
Australia


message 8: by Bookchaser (last edited Jun 06, 2015 02:59PM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1594 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 - June 14, 2015



Please read a minimum of 5 books that takes place in the following settings.
You can only use a title once, for one setting only.
No page minimum required and you may add levels at any time.
Rereads and audiobooks allowed.
Please list selected book and read date next to each setting you choose.
For the Bonus, please post the book cover for each selection.
You may update your original post, but please repost upon completion for ease in updating.
You may add the Bonus (5 books that require a cover item to be posted) to any level, it is not exclusive to the World Traveler Level.

What are you in the mood for?

Levels-
1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices
2. Long Weekend- Read any 10 books from the 20 settings choices
3. Spring Break- Read any 15 books from the 20 settings choices
4. Summer Vacation- Read all 20 books
5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books

13/10 + 4/5 Bonus Completed

Settings to choose from:
01. Small Town
Baby, Hold On by Stephanie Bond 04/01/15
02. City
Rock Hard by Nalini Singh 04/16/15
03. Farm/Ranch
Hope Ignites by Jaci Burton 03/31/15
04. Jungle or Rain forest
05. Desert or Mountain Range
The Sugar Cookie Sweetheart Swap by Donna Kauffman 05/29/15
06. College
07. Hotel or Apartment
On Dublin Street by Samantha Young 06/06/15
08. Mansion or House
A Place Called Home by Jo Goodman 04/29/15
09. Ship/Boat
10. Tropical/Island
The Sweetest Summer by Susan Donovan 05/26/15
11. U.S.A.
Forgotten Sins by Rebecca Zanetti 03/28/15
12. Central or South America (including Mexico)
13. Ireland
Maid of Killarney (The Riordan Brothers, #4) by Ana Seymour 04/21/15
14. Italy
15. England
A Rogue by Any Other Name by Sarah MacLean 04/12/15
16. Australia
The Best Laid Plans by Sarah Mayberry 04/18/15
17. Canada
18. Asia
They Are All My Family: A Daring Rescue in the Chaos of Saigon's Fall by John P. Riordan 06/03/15
19. Scotland:
The Arrow by Monica McCarty 03/23/15
20. France

Baby, Hold On (Southern Roads, #3.5) by Stephanie Bond Rock Hard (Rock Kiss, #2) by Nalini Singh Hope Ignites (Hope, #2) by Jaci BurtonXXX The Sugar Cookie Sweetheart Swap by Donna KauffmanXXX On Dublin Street (On Dublin Street, #1) by Samantha Young A Place Called Home by Jo GoodmanXXX The Sweetest Summer (Bayberry Island, #2) by Susan Donovan Forgotten Sins (Sin Brothers, #1) by Rebecca ZanettiXXX Maid of Killarney (The Riordan Brothers, #4) (Irish Eyes, #15) by Ana SeymourXXX A Rogue by Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1) by Sarah MacLean The Best Laid Plans by Sarah MayberryXXX They Are All My Family A Daring Rescue in the Chaos of Saigon's Fall by John P. Riordan The Arrow (Highland Guard, #9) by Monica McCartyXXX

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

01. Building/Dwelling
The Man from Stone Creek by Linda Lael Miller 04/23/15
The Man from Stone Creek (Stone Creek, #1) by Linda Lael Miller

02. Water or Boat
Sweet Laurel Falls by RaeAnne Thayne 03/22/15
Sweet Laurel Falls (Hope's Crossing, #3) by RaeAnne Thayne

03. Mountains
04. Grass or Trees
Unleashed by Rachel Lacey 04/07/15
Unleashed (Love to the Rescue, #1) by Rachel Lacey

05. Sand or Snow
One Wish by Robyn Carr 04/04/15
One Wish (Thunder Point, #7) by Robyn Carr


message 9: by Elizabeth (last edited Apr 28, 2015 08:11AM) (new)

Elizabeth (Elizabeth_Greece) | 1364 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


Level Spring break

Read 16/25

1. Small Town The Will, 3/30/2015, 4*
2. City (new London) Games & Players, 3/24/2015, 4*
3. Farm/Ranch After the Sunset, 4/13/2015, 4*
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range Instant Attraction, 3/19/2015, 2.5*
6. College Blame It on the Mistletoe, 4/9/2015, 3.5*
7. Apartment Bad Boyfriend, 3/29/2015, 4*
8. Mansion or House The Unleashing, 4/7/2015, 3.5*
9. Ship/Boat Cross & Crown, 4/8/2015, 3*
10 Tropical/Island Ball & Chain, 4/5/2015, 3.5*
11 U.S.A.: Finding Cinderella, 3/17/2015, 3.5*
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England The Dating Game, 3/21/2015, 2.5*
16 Australia Loving Jay, 3/29/2015, 3.5*
17 Canada
18 Asia A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder, 3/31/2015, 3*
19 Scotland Ball & Chain, 4/5/2015, 3.5*
20 France

BONUS-
1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees Shiny! by Amy Lane, 3/18/2015, 3.5*
5. Sand or Snow One in a Million (Lucky Harbor, #12) by Jill Shalvis, 4/5/2015, 3.5*


message 10: by Tracey (last edited Mar 23, 2015 05:58AM) (new)

Tracey Brown (openbookreviewsblog) | 158 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

I'm In
Long Weekend for now

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.-
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 11: by AndaM (new)

AndaM | 237 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

Long Weekend- Read any 10 books

0/10


1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 12: by Barbara ★ (last edited Jun 17, 2015 07:55AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 3037 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
Spring Break - read any 15 books

Duration: March 15 - June 14, 2015

READ: 13/20

1. Small Town ~ Wild Child - Molly O'Keefe 4/26
2. City ~ Archangel's Blade - Nalini Singh (NYC) 3/26
3. Farm/Ranch ~ Baby - J.K. Accinni 5/3
4. Jungle or Rain forest ~
5. Desert or Mountain Range ~
6. College ~ Asylum - Madeleine Roux 5/5
7. Hotel or Apartment ~
8. Mansion or House ~ The Fall - Bethany Griffin 5/10
9. Ship/Boat ~
10 Tropical/Island ~ Spider Bones - Kathy Reichs (Hawaii) 3/22
Wild Child (Boys of Bishop, #1) by Molly O'Keefe Archangel's Blade (Guild Hunter, #4) by Nalini Singh Baby (Species Intervention #6609, #1) by J.K. Accinni Asylum (Asylum, #1) by Madeleine Roux The Fall by Bethany Griffin Spider Bones (Temperance Brennan, #13) by Kathy Reichs

11 U.S.A. ~ Texas Gothic - Rosemary Clement-Moore (Texas) 5/9
12 Cental/So America ~
13 Ireland ~ Last Stand of Dead Men - Derek Landy 3/16
14 Italy ~
15 England ~ Unmade - Sarah Rees Brennan 3/25
16 Australia ~ Shadowglass - Erica Hayes 5/18
17 Canada ~ Bones Are Forever - Kathy Reichs 6/9
18 Asia ~ Endsinger - Jay Kristoff (Japan) 3/18
19 Scotland ~ Warrior's Redemption - Melissa Mayhue 3/22
20 France ~
Texas Gothic (Goodnight Family #1) by Rosemary Clement-Moore Last Stand of Dead Men (Skulduggery Pleasant, #8) by Derek Landy Unmade (The Lynburn Legacy, #3) by Sarah Rees Brennan Shadowglass (The Shadowfae Chronicles, #2) by Erica Hayes Bones Are Forever (Temperance Brennan, #15) by Kathy Reichs Endsinger (The Lotus War, #3) by Jay Kristoff Warrior's Redemption (Warrior, #1) by Melissa Mayhue

BONUS - COVERS

READ: 4/5

1. Building/Dwelling ~ If He's Wild - Hannah Howell 3/31
2. Water or Boat ~ West of Want - Laura Kaye 3/21
3. Mountains ~ Night Broken - Patricia Briggs 3/30
4. Grass or Trees ~ Mind Fuck - Manna Francis 3/21
5. Sand or Snow ~
If He's Wild (Wherlocke, #3) by Hannah Howell West of Want (Hearts of the Anemoi, #2) by Laura Kaye Night Broken (Mercy Thompson, #8) by Patricia Briggs Mind Fuck (The Administration, #1) by Manna Francis


message 13: by Tammie (last edited Jun 08, 2015 08:28PM) (new)

Tammie | 1053 comments I'm In! World Traveler!

Read 20/20...Finished !!

1. Small Town Whispering Rock, Robyn Carr ★★★★ 4/18
2. City Denied, Jodi Ellen Malpas ★★★ 5/2
3. Farm/Ranch McKettrick's Luck, Linda Lael Miller ★★★★ 3/23
4. Jungle or Rain forest Heart of Fire, Linda Howard ★★★★ 6/8
5. Desert or Mountain Range McKettrick's Heart, Linda Lael Miller ★★★★ 6/4
6. College Sizzle, Julie Garwood ★★★★ 3/30
7. Hotel or Apartment Rock Chick Revenge, Kristen Ashley ★★★★★ 4/30
8. Mansion or House Lip Service, Susan Mallery ★★★★ 6/8
9. Ship/Boat Love A Sailor, Amanda Sandton ★★ 5/13
10 Tropical/Island Midnight Rainbow, Linda Howard ★★★★★ 5/10
11 U.S.A. Since I Saw You, Beth Kery★★★★ 3/24
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico) McKettrick's Choice, Linda Lael Miller ★★★★★ 3/20
13 Ireland Before Jamaica Lane, Samantha Young ★★★★ 6/5
14 Italy A Room with a View, E.M. Forster ★★★★ 5/26
15 England An Offer From a Gentleman, Julia Quinn ★★★★ 5/16
16 Australia The Man She Loves To Hate, Kelly Hunter ★★★★ 6/6
17 Canada Between Then and Now, Zoe York ★★★★★ 5/30
18 Asia Bride of the Water God, Volume 1, Mi-Kyung Yun ★★ 3/18
19 Scotland Beyond the Highland Mist, Karen Marie Moning ★★★★ 5/12
20 France Reap The Wind, Iris Johansen ★★★ 3/31


BONUS - COVERS
READ: 5/5

1. Building/Dwelling Shelter Mountain, Robyn Carr ★★★★ 3/28
2. Water and Boat Beyond Me, Jennifer Probst ★★★★ 5/15
3. Mountains Angel Creek, Linda Howard ★★★★ 5/29
4. Grass or Trees The Longest Ride, Nicholas Sparks ★★★★ 4/23
5. Sand or Snow Sierra's Homecoming, Linda Lael Miller ★★★★ 3/20
Shelter Mountain (Virgin River, #2) by Robyn Carr Beyond Me (Sex on the Beach) by Jennifer Probst Angel Creek (Western Ladies, #2) by Linda Howard The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks Sierra's Homecoming (McKettricks, #5) by Linda Lael Miller


message 14: by Jojo (last edited May 12, 2015 11:58AM) (new)

Jojo | 1010 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


9/20 - Level

Settings
1. Small Town: In Dark Waters by Mary Burton - 24/03/15 ★ ★ ★ ★
2. City:
3. Farm/Ranch: Every Breath She Takes by Norah Wilson - 11/05/15 ★ ★ ★ ★
4. Jungle or Rain forest:
5. Desert or Mountain Range:
6. College: Trade Me by Courtney Milan - 09/05/15 ★ ★ ★ ★
7. Hotel or Apartment:
8. Mansion or House: Her Secondhand Groom by Rose Gordon - 08/05/15 ★ ★ ★ ★
9. Ship/Boat: Close Quarter by Anna Zabo - 17/03/15 ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
10 Tropical/Island: Riptide by Cherry Adair - 10/04/15 ★ ★ ★ ★
11 U.S.A.: The Liar by Nora Roberts - 26/04/15 ★ ★ ★
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico):
13 Ireland:
14 Italy:
15 England: The Ghost on My Couch by L.A. Gilbert - 25/03/15 ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
16 Australia: The Kraken King by Meljean Brook - 06/05/15 ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
17 Canada:
18 Asia:
19 Scotland:
20 France:

In Dark Waters by Mary Burton Every Breath She Takes by Norah Wilson Trade Me (Cyclone, #1) by Courtney Milan Her Secondhand Groom (The Grooms, #3) by Rose Gordon Close Quarter by Anna Zabo Riptide (Cutter Cay, #2) by Cherry Adair The Liar by Nora Roberts The Ghost on My Couch by L.A. Gilbert The Kraken King (Iron Seas, #4) by Meljean Brook


message 15: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 8991 comments I'm in! I am tempted to go for one of the lower levels, but I know I won't quit until I've done them all and the bonus too! It is a challenge right?! =)


message 16: by Susan (last edited Jun 16, 2015 10:30AM) (new)

Susan (Scoutmomskf) | 1351 comments I'm in! I will go for World Traveler


Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


22/25


1. Dogwood Hill (Chesapeake Shores, #12) by Sherryl WoodsSmall Town - Dogwood Hill - Sherryl Woods (Mira - Jan 2015) - Mar 23
2. To Love a Cop by Janice Kay JohnsonCity - To Love a Cop - Janice Kay Johnson (HS #1980 - Apr 2015) (city - Portland, OR) - Mar 21
3. Midnight Rider (Big "D" Dads The Daltons #4) by Joanna WayneFarm/Ranch - Midnight Rider - Joanna Wayne (HI #1539 - Jan 2015) (ranch) - Mar 17
4. Joint Engagement by Karen AndersJungle or Rain forest - Joint Engagement - Karen Anders (HRS #1845 - Apr 2015) (Cuba) - Apr 21
5. Deception Lake (The Gates #4) by Paula GravesDesert or Mountain Range - Deception Lake - Paula Graves (HI #1553 - Mar 2015) (Smoky Mountains) - Mar 25
6. Falling for the Mom-to-Be by Lynne MarshallCollege - Falling for the Mom-to-Be - Lynne Marshall (HSE #2412 - June 2015) (city college) - May 7
7. Kissed by a Rancher (Lone Star Legends #4) by Sara OrwigHotel or Apartment - Kissed by a Rancher - Sara Orwig (HD #2373 - May 2015) (B&B) - May 8
8. Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (The Duke's Daughters, #5) (Windham, #8) by Grace BurrowesMansion or House - Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait - Grace Burrowes (Sourcebooks Casablanca - Sept 2013) (mansions) - Mar 16
9. Medusa's Sheik (Medusa Project #8) by Cindy DeesShip/Boat - Medusa's Sheik - Cindy Dees (SRS #1633 - Nov 2010) - June 8
10 The Renegade Billionaire by Rebecca WintersTropical/Island - The Renegade Billionaire - Rebecca Winters (HR #4463 -Mar 2015) (island - Thassos) - Apr 16
11 The M.D.'s Unexpected Family by Cindy KirkU.S.A. - The M.D.'s Unexpected Family - Cindy Kirk (HSE #2415 - July 2015) - June 14
12 Navy SEAL Newlywed (Covert Cowboys, Inc. #6) by Elle JamesCentral or South America (including Mexico) - Navy SEAL Newlywed - Elle James (HI #1570 - June 2015) (Honduras) - May 20
13 Breakaway (New York Blades, #9) by Deirdre MartinIreland - Breakaway - Deirdre Martin (Berkley - Feb 2012) (Ballycraig (fic)) - May 5
14 Italy
15 Lady Eve's Indiscretion (The Duke's Daughters, #4) (Windham, #7) by Grace BurrowesEngland - Lady Eve's Indiscretion - Grace Burrowes (Sourcebooks Casablanca - Feb 2013) (Kent, England) - Mar 15
16 The CEO's Baby Surprise by Helen LaceyAustralia - The CEO's Baby Surprise - Helen Lacey (HSE #2398 - Apr 2015)(Crystal Point(fic)) - Apr 15
17 Canada
18 Course of Action Crossfire Hidden Heart\Desert Heat by Lindsay McKennaAsia - Course of Action: Crossfire - Lindsay McKenna, Merline Lovelace (HRS #1853 - June 2015) - Desert Heat by Merline Lovelace - May 14 - Oman (SW Asia)
19 When the Rogue Returns (The Duke's Men, #2) by Sabrina JeffriesScotland - When the Rogue Returns - Sabrina Jeffries (Pocket - Jan 2014) (Edinburgh) - Mar 18
20 France

1. Kansas City Cover-Up (The Precinct Cold Case #1) by Julie MillerBuilding/Dwelling - Kansas City Cover-Up - Julie Miller (HI #1559 - Apr 2015) (city buildings) - Apr 6
2. Rescue My Heart (Animal Magnetism, #3) by Jill ShalvisWater or Boat - Rescue My Heart - Jill Shalvis (Berkley - Nov 2012) (lake) - Apr 4
3. Rumor Has It (Animal Magnetism, #4) by Jill ShalvisMountains - Rumor Has It - Jill Shalvis (Berkley - Nov 2013) (mountains) - Apr 5
4. Oh, Baby! by Patricia KayGrass or Trees - Oh, Baby! - Patricia Kay (HSE #2400 - Apr 2015) (grass) - Mar 25
5. In Your Dreams (Blue Heron #4) by Kristan HigginsSand or Snow - In Your Dreams - Kristin Higgins (HQN - Oct 2014) (snow) - Mar 30


message 17: by Susan A (last edited Apr 19, 2015 06:21PM) (new)

Susan A | 845 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
Spring Break

Duration: March 15 - June 14, 2015

READ: 17/17 COMPLETE

1. Small Town Georgia Heat: A Romance Redux Novel April 14 ★★★★
2. City Strong Enough Mar 18 ★★★
3. Farm/Ranch The Intersection of Purgatory and Paradise April 19 ★★★★★
4. Jungle or Rain forest The Balance of Silence April 17 ★★★
5. Desert or Mountain Range Catch Me When I Fall Mar 17 ★★★★
6. College Benched #1: Rookie Mistake Mar 17 ★★★
7. Hotel or Apartment Apartment 14 and the Devil Next Door Mar 23 ★★★★★
8. Mansion or House The Bruise-Black Sky Apr 3 ★★★★
9. Ship/Boat Taken by Tentacles Mar 24 ★★★
10 Tropical/Island Fair Play Mar 19 ★★★★
11 U.S.A. Crossroads Mar 17 ★★★
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy Thrust April 16 ★★★
15 England This Other Country Mar 15 ★★★★★
16 Australia William's Whimsy Apr 3 ★★★
17 Canada Chasing the Dragon Mar 21 ★★★★★
18 Asia Strength of the Mate April 16 ★★★
19 Scotland To Protect the Heir Mar 20 ★★★
20 France


message 18: by LaurLa (last edited Mar 08, 2015 01:35PM) (new)

LaurLa | 1914 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


Level 5: World Traveler – Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books
Complete: 0 of 25

Small Town: Razzmatazz – Patricia Burroughs (mar)
City: Betrayed: Book Two - The Road to Redemption – Nicky Charles (mar)
Farm/Ranch: Her Sanctuary – Tony Anderson
Jungle or Rainforest: Full Throttle – Julie Anne Walker
Desert or Mountain Range: Mountain Moonlight – Jaci Burton
College: Playing for Keeps – Emma Hart
Hotel or Apartment: The Next Always – Nora Roberts (mar)
Mansion or House: Breaking Free – Cherise Sinclair (mar)
Ship/Boat: Mutiny's Bounty – Delilah Devlin
Tropical/Island: It Takes a SEAL – Delilah Devlin
U.S.A.: Deep Dish – Mary Kay Andrews (mar)
Central/South America (including Mexico): Stolen Chances – Elizabeth Naughton
Ireland: Off Season – Sawyer Bennett
Italy: Breathing Room – Susan Elizabeth Phillips
England: Midnight in Austenland – Shannon Hale (mar)
Australia: Love...Under Different Skies – Nick Spalding
Canada: Boom! Listen To Your Heart – Roxanne Rogerson
Asia: Come Fly With Me – Judith Whitmore
Scotland: Sea of Suspicion – Toni Anderson (mar)
France: Of One Heart – Cynthia Wright
Razzmatazz by Patricia Burroughs Betrayed Book Two - The Road to Redemption (Law Of The Lycans #6) by Nicky Charles Her Sanctuary (Her, #1) by Toni Anderson Full Throttle (Black Knights Inc., #7) by Julie Ann Walker Mountain Moonlight (Devlin Dynasty, #3) by Jaci Burton Playing for Keeps (The Game, #2) by Emma Hart The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro, #1) by Nora Roberts Breaking Free (Masters of the Shadowlands, #3) by Cherise Sinclair Mutiny's Bounty (Adventure Girls, Inc., #2) by Delilah Devlin It Takes a SEAL by Delilah Devlin
Deep Dish by Mary Kay Andrews Stolen Chances (Stolen Series, #4) by Elisabeth Naughton Off Season (Off, #6) by Sawyer Bennett Breathing Room by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Midnight in Austenland (Austenland, #2) by Shannon Hale Love...Under Different Skies by Nick Spalding Boom! Listen To Your Heart by Roxanne Rogerson Come Fly With Me by Judith Whitmore Sea of Suspicion (East Coast of Scotland, #1) by Toni Anderson Of One Heart (St. Briac Novel #2) by Cynthia Wright

BONUS – Covers
Building/Dwelling: The Very Thought of You – Carolann Camillo (mar)
Water or Boat: The Way You Look Tonight – Bella Andre
Mountains: Letters to a Secret Lover – Toni Blake
Grass or Trees: Colters' Lady – Maya Banks
Sand or Snow: SEAL's Lost Dream – J.M. Madden
The Very Thought of You by Carolann Camillo The Way You Look Tonight (The Sullivans, #9) by Bella Andre Letters to a Secret Lover by Toni Blake Colters' Lady (Colters' Legacy, #2) by Maya Banks SEAL's Lost Dream (Lost and Found, #2.5) by J.M. Madden


message 19: by Rebecca (last edited Apr 04, 2015 07:17PM) (new)

Rebecca (Bd200789) I will try for Summer Vacation- Read any 20 books, but might do them all, depending on what I can find.

Settings to choose from:
1. Small Town Mommy and the Millionaire (The Suds Club, #1) March 26
2. City Chicago Designs on the Doctor April 1
3. Farm/Ranch Dare to Kiss a Cowboy April 1
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range Smoky Mountains Boneyard Ridge March 28
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House Prize Package March 26
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island Like One of the Family
11 U.S.A. Montana Covert Agent's Virgin Affair April 4
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia A Millionaire for Molly April 4
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS-

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow Echo Lake (Swift River Valley, #4) by Carla Neggers April 2


message 20: by Calila (last edited Jun 04, 2015 12:53AM) (new)

Calila | 2364 comments I'm in for Long Weekend Spring Break Summer Vacation World Traveler to start, I'm sure I'll upgrade.

25/25

1. Small Town - Mark of Cain 03/16-17/15 ★★★★
2. City - Unicorns and Rainbow Poop 03/25/15 ★★★★
3. Farm/Ranch - In Front of God and Everyone 04/18/15 ★★★★
4. Jungle or Rain forest - Must Love Plants 05/04/15 ★★★★
5. Desert or Mountain Range - Dangerous Ground 03/16/15 ★★★
6. College - My Fraternity Big Brother 03/26/15 ★
7. Hotel or Apartment - Axel's Pup 04/01-02/15 ★★★★★
8. Mansion or House - All She Wrote 03/17-18/15 ★★★★
9. Ship/Boat - Blood In The Water 05/21/15 ★★★★
10 Tropical/Island - I Hate Summer 03/23-24/15 ★★★
11 U.S.A. - Motorcycle Man 03/19/15 ★★★★
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico) - Weekend Boyfriend 05/22/15 ★★
13 Ireland - Absolution 05/28-29/15 ★★★
14 Italy - High Fidelity 04/13-15/15 ★★★★★
15 England - Heat Trap 03/21/15 ★★★
16 Australia - Shawn's Law 05/14/15 ★★★★
17 Canada - Finn 04/27/15 ★★★★
18 Asia - Learning How to Lose, in Six Easy Steps. Step One: Tetris / Step Two: Fun and Games 04/17/15 ★★★★
19 Scotland - Provoked 04/03/15 ★★★★
20 France - Alliance in Blood 06/03-04/15 ★★★

BONUS:

1. Building/Dwelling - Captive Prince 03/16/15 ★★★★
2. Water or Boat - If At First You Don't Succeed 04/05/15 ★★★
3. Mountains - The Only Guy 04/09/15 ★★★★★
4. Grass or Trees - Scales And A Tail 04/20/15 ★★★★
5. Sand or Snow - Conscious Decisions of the Heart 03/28/15 ★★★★★
Captive Prince (Captive Prince, #1) by C.S. Pacat If At First You Don't Succeed by K.C. Faelan The Only Guy (The Guy, #2) by Skylar M. Cates Scales And A Tail (Midnight Matings, #2) by Stormy Glenn Conscious Decisions of the Heart (More Heat Than the Sun, #2) by John Wiltshire


message 21: by ~KarenH~, Moderator (new)

~KarenH~ | 4205 comments I'm in! I know myself well enough to know I won't be happy with anything less than World Traveler, so that's what it will be! :D


message 22: by Larissa (last edited May 07, 2015 10:30AM) (new)

Larissa | 305 comments I'm in for a long weekend!

10/10 COMPLETED!

1. Small Town The Will5/7
2. City Duncan 3/15
3. Farm/Ranch Lucas3/17
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range No Regrets4/23
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment Run the Risk3/23
8. Mansion or House The Night Is Mine3/30
9. Ship/Boat Surviving Raine3/29
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A. Bare It All3/26
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France Frenched4/8 4*

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees It Ain't Me, Babe4/13
5. Sand or Snow


message 23: by GreenFairy (last edited May 09, 2015 04:13PM) (new)

GreenFairy (GreenFairy429) | 1056 comments Finished Long Weekend! (working on spring break)

11/10

Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town Playing for Keeps 4/10
2. City Beyond Shame 4/7
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest The Darkest Hour 5/9
5. Desert or Mountain Range Shield of Winter 4/17
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment Dark Passion 4/1
8. Mansion or House Quintessentially Q 3/23
9. Ship/Boat On Every Street 4/22
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A. Backstage Pass 3/16
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico) Captive in the Dark 4/28
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England-Monster Stepbrother
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France Tears of Tess 3/21

BONUS- 1/5
Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling Glory in Death (In Death, #2) by J.D. Robb 5/9
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees Kiss of Midnight (Midnight Breed, #1) by Lara Adrian 4/13
5. Sand or Snow


message 24: by Rissa (last edited Mar 27, 2015 07:32PM) (new)

Rissa | 286 comments Definitely in! :)

Romance Readers Reading Challenges Quarterly Challenge - March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books

9 (+1)/20 (+5) read

Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town Bear, Otter, and the Kid finished 3/26/2015
2. City A Matter of Trust finished 3/15/2015
3. Farm/Ranch End of the Trail finished 3/22/2015
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range How to Howl at the Moon finished 3/19/2015
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment When One Door Opens finished 3/20/2015
8. Mansion or House The Right Words finished 3/17/2015
9. Ship/Boat Alien Quest finished 3/21/2015
10 Tropical/Island A Christmas Bonus finished 3/27/2015
11 U.S.A. Long Time Gone finished 3/24/2015
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling Fool's Errand (Fool's Odyssey #1) by Chris Quinton finished 3/22/2015
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 25: by Mell (new)

Mell (mellrouvray) | 25 comments I'm gonna try for a Day Trip

Read 0/5

Settings to choose from:
1 Small Town
2 City
3 Farm/Ranch
4 Jungle or Rain forest
5 Desert or Mountain Range
6 College
7 Hotel or Apartment
8 Mansion or House
9 Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS
Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 26: by Dani (new)

Dani  (yogidani) | 56 comments I'm in! Gonna start small and work my way up.

Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
Day Trip - read any 5 books
Duration: March 15 - June 14, 2015
READ: 0/5


Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS-
Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 27: by ☼♎ Carmen the Bootyshaker Temptress ☼♎ (last edited Jun 15, 2015 04:53PM) (new)

☼♎ Carmen the Bootyshaker Temptress ☼♎ | 877 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015



Levels-
1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices
2. Long Weekend- Read any 10 books from the 20 settings choices
3. Spring Break- Read any 15 books from the 20 settings choices
4. Summer Vacation- Read all 20 books
5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books


Settings to choose from: Books read: 15

✔ 1. Small Town Under the Dome 4/10
✔ 2. City Judgment in Death 3/17
✔ 3. Farm/Ranch Roped And Ready 3/15
✔4. Jungle or Rain forest Tempt Me Not 6/1
✔ 5. Desert or Mountain Range Tempt Me Not 6/1
✔ 6. College Beautiful Disaster 4/25
✔ 7. Apartment Wallbanger 3/24
✔ 8. Mansion or House Lover Revealed 3/31
9. Ship/Boat
✔10 Tropical/Island Fantasy Forfeit 6/3
✔ 11 U.S.A. Fly Away 3/26
✔ 12 Central or South America (including Mexico) Killing Time 5/16
13 Ireland
14 Italy
✔ 15 England Again the Magic 4/4
✔ 16 Australia A Pretty Mess 4/3
17 Canada
18 Asia
✔ 19 Scotland Outlander 4/24
✔ 20 France Die for Me 3/27

BONUS- COVERS Books read: 5
✔ Building/Dwelling Wallbanger 3/24
✔ 2. Water or Boat Lost Voices 4/21
✔ 3. Mountains Dead Aim 4/17
✔ 4. Grass or Trees Bear with Us: BBW Menage 4/20
✔ 5. Sand or Snow Mean Streak 5/4


Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (Shuga) | 895 comments Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 29: by Sunshine (new)

Sunshine (Sunshine22222) | 561 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
Spring Break - read any 15 books

Duration: March 15 - June 14, 2015

READ: 0/15

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 30: by iReadFluff (last edited Jun 13, 2015 01:56PM) (new)

iReadFluff (Lovelee8) | 103 comments My spot - this sounds fun!
I'm going to try Day Tripper and the Bonus!

7/10 books read


Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge-
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

Please read a minimum of 5 books that takes place in the following settings.
You can only use a title once, for one setting only.
No page minimum required and you may add levels at any time.
Rereads and audiobooks allowed.
Please list selected book and read date next to each setting you choose.
For the Bonus, please post the book cover for each selection.
You may update your original post, but please repost upon completion for ease in updating.
You may add the Bonus (5 books that require a cover item to be posted) to any level, it is not exclusive to the World Traveler Level.

Levels-
1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices

Settings to choose from:
1. Small Town - The Maine Mutinyby Jessica Fletcher; Donald Bain4/26/15***
2. City - Royal Wedding by Meg Cabot
3. Farm/Ranch - Rubyby Juliet James4/23/15**
4. Jungle or Rain forest - Ivory by Tony Park5/28/15**
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College -
7. Hotel or Apartment - Coffee, Tea, or Murder?by Jessica Fletcher5/4/15**
8. Mansion or House - Edenbrookeby Julianne Donaldson4/29/15****
9. Ship/Boat -
10 Tropical/Island -
11 U.S.A. -
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England - Blackmooreby Julianne Donaldson6/13/15****
19 Scotland -The Bride by Julie Garwood3/27/15 ****
20 France -

BONUS- COVERS
Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 31: by SandyL (last edited Mar 16, 2015 09:27AM) (new)

SandyL | 198 comments Long Weekend 1/10

Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City - Dare to Love by Carly Phillips 3/16/15 4*
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France


message 32: by Nichole (new)

Nichole | 1010 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Level: Long Weekend-10 books (to start)
Complete: 0/10

Settings to choose from:
1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS
1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 33: by Aminko (last edited May 23, 2015 09:24AM) (new)

Aminko | 403 comments A long weekend sounds pretty good right about now!


Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15 to June 14, 2015
Level: Long Weekend-10 books
Completed: 10/10

Done!!!

Settings to choose from:
1. Small Town - Welcome to Sugartown (Sugartown) - 3/23/2015
2. City - Come A Little Bit Closer (San Francisco) - 3/20/2015

3. Farm/Ranch - Always on My Mind by Bella Andre - 5/2/2015
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College - The Hook Up - 3/27/2015
7. Hotel or Apartment - Play - 4/18/2015
8. Mansion or House - Ethan - 5/20/2015
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island - Private Party (St Thomas/Caribbean) 4/18/2015
11 U.S.A. - Prick (The Hamptons) 3/19/2015
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia - A Lonely Resurrection (Japan) 5/15/2015
19 Scotland - The Craving 26/4/2015
20 France

BONUS- COVERS
1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow

Come A Little Bit Closer (The Sullivans, #7) by Bella Andre Prick (A Step Brother Romance, #1) by Sabrina Paige Welcome to Sugartown (Sugartown, #1) by Carmen Jenner The Hook Up (Game On, #1) by Kristen Callihan Play (Stage Dive, #2) by Kylie Scott Private Party (Private, #1) by Jami Alden The Craving (Rogues of Scotland, #1) by Donna Grant Always on My Mind (The Sullivans, #8) by Bella Andre A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, #2) by Barry Eisler Ethan (Seductions, #1) by Celeste Hall


message 34: by Karen ♐ (last edited May 24, 2015 05:00PM) (new)

Karen ♐ (kmk1214) | 316 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15 to June 14, 2015
Level: Long Weekend-10 books
Completed: 8/10


Settings to choose from:

✔1. Small Town Soaring - 3/21/15
✔2. City The Arrangement 15: The Ferro Family - 3/18/15
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
✔5. Desert Burn - 3/20/15
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
✔8. Mansion or House Lover Awakened - 3/16/15
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
✔15 England Denied - 3/24/15
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France
Soaring (Magdalene, #2) by Kristen Ashley The Arrangement 15 The Ferro Family (The Arrangement, #15) by H.M. Ward Lover Awakened (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #3) by J.R. Ward Denied (One Night, #2) by Jodi Ellen Malpas Burn (Blood & Roses, #3) by Callie Hart

BONUS- COVERS

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
✔3. Mountains Nobody's Dream (Rescue Me Saga, #6) by Kallypso Masters - 5/24/15
✔4. Grass or Trees Home to Whiskey Creek (Whiskey Creek, #4) by Brenda Novak - 4/19/15
✔5. Sand or Snow Completely Wrecked by Shayne McClendon - 4/24/15


message 35: by Ethel (last edited Jun 01, 2015 09:18PM) (new)

Ethel | 706 comments Let's Set the Mood ... A Settings Challenge

Duration: March 15 - June 14

I go for the Level 1: Day Trip + Bonus (5 + 5 books)

5+5/5+5 read

Done! :)

Settings

1. Small Town
2. City: Wallbanger by Alice Clayton [5.4.]
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment: Scarred Beauty by Sam Crescent [23.3.]
8. Mansion or House: Endangered Hearts by Amanda Lance [19.3.]
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11. U.S.A.:Embattled Minds by J.M. Madden [15.3.]
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15. England: The Hurricane by R.J. Prescott [18.3.]
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling: Rest Thy Head by Elaine Cantrell [28.4.]
2. Water or Boat: Archer's Voice by Mia Sheridan [12.4.]
3. Mountains: Just for the Summer by Jenna Rutland [1.6.]
4. Grass or Trees: Amelia's Touch by Elizabeth Kelly [3.4.]
5. Sand or Snow: More Than a Kiss by Stacey Joy Netzel


message 36: by Maureen (new)

Maureen (ryrou) | 23 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 - June 14, 2015
0/15

Level: Spring Break

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Central or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS:

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 37: by Stacie (last edited Mar 11, 2015 11:40AM) (new)

Stacie  (cowmingo) | 685 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015


Please read a minimum of 5 books that takes place in the following settings. You can only use a title once, for one setting only. No page minimum required and you may add levels at any time. Rereads and audiobooks allowed. Please list selected book and read date next to each setting you choose.

For the Bonus, please post the book cover for each selection.

You may update your original post, but please repost upon completion for ease in updating. You may add the Bonus (5 books that require a cover item to be posted) to any level, it is not exclusive to the World Traveler Level.



What are you in the mood for?

Levels-
1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices
2. Long Weekend- Read any 10 books from the 20 settings choices
3. Spring Break- Read any 15 books from the 20 settings choices
4. Summer Vacation- Read all 20 books
5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books



Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling
2. Water or Boat
3. Mountains
4. Grass or Trees
5. Sand or Snow


message 38: by Someoneyouknow (new)

Someoneyouknow | 562 comments Let's Set the Mood ... A Settings Challenge

Duration: March 15, 2015 - June 14, 2015



I'll start with the level Day Trip.


0/5 read

Settings


1. Small Town
2. City
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11 U.S.A.
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
20 France


message 39: by Lynne (last edited Mar 09, 2015 01:58PM) (new)

Lynne (LoveToReadGal) | 1020 comments I'm in with World Traveler Level!

Let's Set the Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Level 5. World Traveler- Read all 20 plus 5 Bonus books
0 of 25 Books Complete!

SETTINGS:
1. Small Town:
2. City:
3. Farm/Ranch:
4. Jungle or Rain Forest:
5. Desert or Mountain Range:
6. College:
7. Hotel or Apartment:
8. Mansion or House:
9. Ship/Boat:
10 Tropical/Island:
11 U.S.A. :
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico) :
13 Ireland:
14 Italy:
15 England:
16 Australia:
17 Canada:
18 Asia:
19 Scotland:
20 France:

BONUS-COVERS:
1. Building/Dwelling:
2. Water or Boat:
3. Mountains:
4. Grass or Trees:
5. Sand or Snow:



message 40: by Amber (last edited May 05, 2015 08:56AM) (new)

Amber Gray | 715 comments I'm in for a long weekend.
Long Weekend 7/10

1. Small Town - In Your Dreams - Kristan Higgans 3/27/15
2. City - The Unidentified Redhead - Alice Clayton (Los Angeles) 3/19/15
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Mountain Range - Web Of Lies - Jennifer Estep 4/21/15
6. College
7. Apartment - Grave Dance - Kalayna Price 4/14/15
8. Mansion or House
9. Ship/Boat
10 Island - Somber Island - T. Lynne Tolles 4/28/15
11 U.S.A. - If You Were Mine - Bella Andre 4/15/15
13 Ireland
15 England
19 Scotland - Taming Of The Wolf - Lydia Dare 5/5/15

In Your Dreams (Blue Heron #4) by Kristan Higgins The Unidentified Redhead (Redhead, #1) by Alice Clayton Web of Lies (Elemental Assassin, #2) by Jennifer Estep Grave Dance (Alex Craft, #2) by Kalayna Price Somber Island by T. Lynne Tolles If You Were Mine (The Sullivans, #5) by Bella Andre The Taming of the Wolf (Westfield Wolves, #4) by Lydia Dare


message 41: by Laila Jane (last edited Jun 20, 2015 02:04AM) (new)

Laila Jane (axlilxlala) | 73 comments Let's Set the Mood...A Settings Challenge


Goal: Spring Break + Bonus (20/20 books)
March 15, 2014 - June 14, 2015

Settings:
1. Small Town - Twisted by Emma Chase (03/19/15)
2. City - Tamed by Emma Chase (04/28/15)
3. Farm/Ranch - Finders Keepers by Nicole Williams (03/22/15)
5. Mountain Range - The Kill Order by James Dashner (03/20/15)
6. College - Breathe, Annie, Breathe by Miranda Kenneally (05/04/15)
7. Hotel or Apartment - Deep by Kylie Scott (04/04/15)
8. Mansion or House - Third Debt by Pepper Winters (04/22/15)
9. Ship/Boat - Addicted to You by Krista & Becca Ritchie (03/25/15)
10. Tropical/Island - Sweet Peril by Wendy Higgins (05/27/15)
11. U.S.A. - Ink by Holly Hood (03/27/15)
14. Italy - Ravishing the Heiress by Sherry Thomas (05/21/15)
15. England - The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins (04/24/15)
16. Australia - The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (03/15/15)
18. Asia - The Hidden Blade by Sherry Thomas (06/14/15)
19. Scotland - Valentine by Samantha Young (04/03/15)

Twisted (Tangled, #2) by Emma Chase Tamed (Tangled, #3) by Emma Chase Finders Keepers (Lost and Found, #3) by Nicole Williams The Kill Order (Maze Runner, #0.5) by James Dashner Breathe, Annie, Breathe by Miranda Kenneally Deep (Stage Dive, #4) by Kylie Scott Third Debt (Indebted Book 4) by Pepper Winters Addicted to You (Addicted, #1) by Krista Ritchie Sweet Peril (The Sweet Trilogy, #2) by Wendy Higgins Ink (Ink, #1) by Holly Hood
Ravishing the Heiress (Fitzhugh Trilogy, #2) by Sherry Thomas The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson The Hidden Blade by Sherry Thomas Valentine (On Dublin Street, #5.5) by Samantha Young

Bonus Covers:
1. Building/Dwelling - Moonlight on Nightingale Way by Samantha Young (06/16/15)
2. Water or Boat - Unafraid by Melody Grace (04/18/15)
3. Mountains - Sweet Reckoning by Wendy Higgins (05/28/15)
4. Grass or Trees - Sweet Evil by Wendy Higgins (03/30/15)
5. Sand or Snow - Fighting Redemption by Kate McCarthy (05/31/15)

Moonlight on Nightingale Way (On Dublin Street #6) by Samantha Young Unafraid (Beachwood Bay, #2) by Melody Grace Sweet Reckoning (The Sweet Trilogy, #3) by Wendy Higgins Sweet Evil (The Sweet Trilogy, #1) by Wendy Higgins Fighting Redemption by Kate McCarthy


message 42: by Lily (last edited Jun 08, 2015 01:15PM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 185 comments March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Level 2: (Day Trip) Read any 5 books + 5 Bonus books


10/10 ~~ finished June 5th

Settings:
1- Small Town: Here For You by Skylar M. Cates ~ 4/15/15 ~ 3.5★
2- City: Memories of the Heart by Felice Stevens ~ 5/15/15 ~ 3.5★
3- Farm/Ranch: Winter Hearts by Fyn Alexander ~ 3/26/15 ~ 3.5★
4- U.S.A.: The Intersection of Purgatory and Paradise by A.J. Thomas ~ 5/24/15 ~ 4★
5- England: Scrap by Josephine Myles ~ 5/17/15 ~ 4★


Bonus:
1. Building/Dwelling: Love Me Tomorrow by Ethan Day ~ 4/6/15 ~ 3.5★
2. Water or Boat: ZA: And the Dead Shall Rise by I.D. Locke ~ 5/6/15 ~ 3.5★
3. Mountains: Texas Fall by R.J. Scott ~ 4/26/15 ~ 4★
4. Grass or Trees: A Way Home by Keira Andrews ~ 6/5/15 ~ 4.5★
5. Sand or Snow: Seth and Casey by R.J. Scott ~ 4/11/15 ~ 3★

Love Me Tomorrow by Ethan Day ZA And the Dead Shall Rise by I.D. Locke Texas Fall (Texas #6) by R.J. Scott A Way Home (Gay Amish Romance #3) by Keira Andrews Seth and Casey (Storming Love, Blizzard #3) by R.J. Scott


message 43: by Shan ~ A ~ (last edited Jun 08, 2015 08:49PM) (new)

Shan ~ A ~ (TheBookGlutton) | 549 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Starting Level 1: Day Trip
Progress 5/5
Next Level 2: Long Weekend
Progress 10/10
1. Small Town
Shoulda Been a Cowboy 03/18
2. City
Rock Chick Revolution 05/03
3. Farm/Ranch
Her Fated Cowboy 03/29
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
Sweet Dreams 04/16
6. College
7. Hotel or Apartment
Worth the Fight 03/24
8. Mansion or House
Lady Luck 06/07
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11. U.S.A.
Sweet as Sin 03/20
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15 England
Romancing Mister Bridgerton 04/22
16. Australia
Temptation 04/08
17 Canada
18 Asia
19 Scotland
The Madness of Lord Ian MacKenzie 06/03
20 France


message 44: by Breann (last edited Mar 29, 2015 04:09PM) (new)

Breann | 2362 comments I'll start with Spring break

Read: 6/15

1. Small Town
2. City: The Fear of Surrender 3.22 ★★★☆☆
3. Farm/Ranch
4. Jungle or Rain forest
5. Desert or Mountain Range
6. College
7. Apartment: Falling into You 3.29 ★★★★★
8. Mansion or House: The Copper Horse: Fear 3.18 ★★★★★
9. Ship/Boat
10 Tropical/Island
11. U.S.A.: Branded by Fire 3.20 ★★★★☆
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
15. England: The Untamed MacKenzie 3.24 ★★★★☆
16 Australia
17 Canada
18 Asia
19. Scotland: Echoes of Scotland Street 3.21 ★★★★☆
20 France


message 45: by Jojobean (last edited Jun 28, 2015 11:56AM) (new)

Jojobean Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015

Levels-
1. Day Trip- Read any 5 books from the 20 settings choices

Settings to choose from:
1. Small Town~ Fallen (Fallen, #1) by Lauren Kate~ by Lauren Kate, 3/21/15
2. City ~ Zom-B Family by Darren Shan~ by Darren Shan, 5/4/15
5. Desert or Mountain Range~ Rebel (Reboot, #2) by Amy Tintera~ by Amy Tintera, 3/17/15
8. Mansion or House~ Lead (Stage Dive, #3) by Kylie Scott~ by Kylie Scott, 5/23/15
11 U.S.A.~ Torment (Fallen, #2) by Lauren Kate~ by Lauren Kate, 4/4/15
15 England~ Unspoken (The Lynburn Legacy, #1) by Sarah Rees Brennan~ by Sarah Rees Brennan, 5/11/15


message 46: by ☘KathyD☘ (new)

☘KathyD☘ | 1009 comments i'm going to shoot for a long weekend! :)


message 47: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Jun 03, 2015 12:23PM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 1617 comments Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
March 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015
Level: 2 Long Weekend
10/10 read




Settings to choose from:

1. Small Town Belfast, Maine Learning to Feel 4/8/15 4♥
2. City San Francisco Tequila Mockingbird 4/14/15 3♥
3. Farm/Ranch Dead Heat 5/9/15 3.5♥
5. Mountain Range Entwined 6/3/15 4♥
7. Apartment Third Grave Dead Ahead 5/24/15 4♥
8. Mansion >Third Chances 4/3/15 3♥
11 U.S.A. NY Rack & Ruin 4/11/15 3.5-3.75♥
14 Italy The Melody Thief 5/23/15 4♥
15 England - Threshold 5/26/15 4♥
20 France For the Love of Caden 6/2/15 3.5♥



message 48: by Diane T. (last edited May 02, 2015 07:53PM) (new)

Diane T. (tickledpink49) | 254 comments Count me in :)

Let's Set The Mood....A Settings Challenge
03/15/15 - 06/14/15
Level: 2 Long Weekend
FINISHED


Settings to choose from:

✔ 1. Small Town - Just A Hint Clint 03/25/15 - Visitation, North Carolina
✔ 2. City - Her Russian Protector Boxed Set: Volume 1 03/19/15 - Houston, Texas
✔ 3. Farm/Ranch - His Claimed Bride: Happy New Year On Another Earth 04/04/15 - alternate Earth Wyoming
4. Jungle or Rain forest
✔ 5. Mountain Range - Healing Their Mate by Bryce Evans 04/22/15 - takes place in a small town in the Colorado Rockies
6. College
✔ 7. Hotel or Apartment - Love Is All You Need: A Sweet Romance Box Set 04/29/15 - The story The Proposal is set in part in a hotal
✔ 8. Mansion or House - Always Come Home 03/31/15 - set in a Regency England Earl's home
9. Ship/Boat
✔ 10 Tropical/Island - Marrying the Marine: The Brides of Hilton Head Island by Sabrina Sims McAfee 04/25/15 - set on Hilton Head Island
✔ 11 U.S.A. - She Can Hide 04/04/15 - Pennsylvania
12 Cental or South America (including Mexico)
13 Ireland
14 Italy
✔ 15 England - On This Day in Tudor History 04/01/15
16 Australia
✔ 17 Canada - Pavement Ends: The Exodus: A Story of Family, Friends and Survival 04/02/15 - set near Vancouver
✔ 18 Asia - Eight The Hard Way 05/01/15 - The return of the Bride takes place in Al-Qurnah
✔ 19 Scotland - Love Is All You Need: A Sweet Romance Box Set 04/29/15 - The Bride Prize is set in Scotland
20 France

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

1. Building/Dwelling - Our End Of The Lake Surviving After The 2012 Solar Storm by Ron Foster 05/01/15
2. Water or Boat - The Rift by Walter Jon Williams 03/21/15
3. Mountains
4. Trees - Redwood Violet (Redwood Violet, #1) by Robin Mahle 03/16/15
5. Snow - Zombie Killers Ice & Fire by John Holmes 04/15/15


message 49: by Fran, Moderator (new)

Fran | 9339 comments YAY! It's the 15th.....enjoy the challenge everyone!


If you end up reading a really good book that fits one of the categories, please feel free to share it with us and post it in the Suggestions thread.....thanks!



message 50: by Shelby (last edited Jun 22, 2015 09:31AM) (new)

Shelby (Stang_Lee) | 1084 comments RRRC Quarterly Challenge - Msg
March 15, 2015 - June 14, 2015


Please read a minimum of 5 books that takes place in the following settings.

Settings to choose from: 25/25

☑ 1. Small Town - With Love (3/26) ★★★★½
☑ 2. City - Guilty Pleasures (3/24) ★★★½
☑ 3. Farm/Ranch - Saviours of Oestend (3/25) ★★★★
☑ 4. Jungle or Rain forest - Bound for Keeps (5/13) ★★★★
☑ 5. Desert or Mountain Range - Stone Rose (3/31) ★★★★★
☑ 6. College - Fever Pitch (3/22) ★★★★★
☑ 7. Hotel or Apartment - An Ignited Passion (3/25) ★★★★★
☑ 8. Mansion or House - Lover Unleashed (3/18) ★★★★
☑ 9. Ship/Boat - Treasure (3/28) ★★★★★
☑ 10. Tropical/Island - Into the Wind (4/5) ★★★★½
☑ 11. U.S.A. - Covet (3/22) ★★★★½
☑ 12. Cental or South America (including Mexico) - Texas Hard (4/29) ★★★
☑ 13. Ireland - Born in Shame (4/23) ★★★★½
☑ 14. Italy - This Hour I Lost (3/18) ★★★
☑ 15. England - Jackdaw (4/1) ★★★★★
☑ 16. Australia - Butterfly Hunter (5/23) ★★★½
☑ 17. Canada - Healing Hunter's Heart (4/30) ★★★★
☑ 18. Asia - The Curse of the Dragon God (6/14) ★★★
☑ 19. Scotland - Loving a Lost Lord (4/4) ★★★★★
☑ 20. France - The Riddle of the Sands (5/6) ★★★½

BONUS- COVERS

Please use the covers of your books for the following settings....the item listed must appear somewhere on the cover. Please choose new books for the bonus, books used for the first part of the challenge cannot be used for the bonus.

☑ 1. Building/Dwelling - I Am Legend (5/12) ★★★★
☑ 2. Water or Boat - Poison (3/31) ★★★★★
☑ 3. Mountains - Burning Bright (3/31) ★★★★★
☑ 4. Grass or Trees - Semper Fi (3/29) ★★★★★
☑ 5. Sand or Snow - Dance with the Devil (4/26) ★★★★★

With Love (With or Without, #0.5) by J.L. Langley Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, #1) by Laurell K. Hamilton Saviours of Oestend (Oestend, #2) by Marie Sexton Bound for Keeps (Men of Honor, #5) by S.E. Jakes Stone Rose (The Lost Gods, #3) by Megan Derr Fever Pitch (Love Lessons, #2) by Heidi Cullinan An Ignited Passion (Assassin/Shifter, #9) by Sandrine Gasq-Dion Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Treasure (The Lost Gods, #1) by Megan Derr Into the Wind (Mermen of Ea, #2) by Shira Anthony Covet (Fallen Angels, #1) by J.R. Ward Texas Hard (Texas Soul, #2) by Sara York Born in Shame (Born In Trilogy, #3) by Nora Roberts This Hour I Lost by Indra Vaughn Jackdaw by K.J. Charles Butterfly Hunter (Butterfly Hunter #1) by Julie Bozza Healing Hunter's Heart (A Little Bite of Love, #2) by Charlie Cochet The Curse of the Dragon God (Fathom's Five, #3) by Geoffrey Knight Loving a Lost Lord (Lost Lords #1) by Mary Jo Putney The Riddle of the Sands (Fathom's Five, #2) by Geoffrey Knight I Am Legend by Richard Matheson Poison (The Lost Gods, #4) by Megan Derr Burning Bright (The Lost Gods, #2) by Megan Derr Semper Fi by Keira Andrews Dance with the Devil (Dark-Hunter, #3) by Sherrilyn Kenyon


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