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message 1: by Jenne (new)

Jenne  (jennetheinstigator) | 7439 comments  photo Slide1_zpsdispnqxu.jpg


How It Works:

○Below there will be a list of words associated with May You will choose 1 or more word from the list and choose/read books that either the •Title •Author or •Series begins with each letter!

○To Move up to the Hard Level you will choose books from the same Genre or Theme (Listed Below) for each word you read! *If you do more than one word you can use a different genre or theme for each word☺


There will be a couple of Bonus Options for those who want to add a little something extra!

•Some Info to Keep In Mind•

♦You CAN do re-reads as long as they are read during challenge.

♦You CAN change you •Books & •Level of Difficulty at any time during the challenge.

♦Update your orginal list, as well as updating a post occasioanlly.
•Strike out Finished Books
•Rate your Finished Books 1-5 ♥'s 1 5 Being the Best!
•Add a tally of completed books to Orginal Post= 0/5 completed!


If you have questions Please ask me here, or PM me or any of the Mods!

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May Words to Choose From:
Words Associated With May:
•Mother •Cinco de Mayo •Memorial (Day) •Flower(s) •May Day
•Emerald •Lily •Taurus •Victoria (Day) •Kentucky Derby

Birthdays in May:
(Please note you can do the whole name, first, and or last)
•James Brown •Adele •Cam Newton •Janet Jackson •George Strait •Tina Fey •John F Kennedy •Melissa McBride •Emmitt Smith •Cher

Themes to Choose From for Hard Level:
National Recommitment Month: All of your books must be from an author you've previously read before
National Hamburger Month:All of your books must be set in the U.S.
National Police Week:All of your books must be from the thriller or mystery genre
National Hoagie Day: All of your books must be a mix of at least 2 of the different hard levels
Boy's Club Day: All of your books be by a male author or have a male as the lead character

description Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover
Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale
John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy
Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover
No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book

Good Luck & Happy Reading!


message 2: by Christine (last edited Apr 26, 2015 05:45AM) (new)

Christine (inhalesbookslikepopcorn) | 330 comments I'm in.

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National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover
Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale
John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy
Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover Jinn and Juice (The Jinni, #1) by Nicole Peeler
No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book


message 3: by ❀~Amy~❀ (last edited May 28, 2015 06:58AM) (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 578 comments May 2015
Level: Hard
15/15


Adele ~ Boy's Club Day: All of your books be by a male author or have a male as the lead character
A: True North by Ashlyn Kane & Bethany Brown ~ 5/11/15 ~ ★★★
D: Breathing Snow by Dev Bentham ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★
E: Elements of Retrofit ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★★★
L: Love Lessons ~ 5/24/15 ~ ★★★★1/2
E: Lighting the Way Home by E.M. Lynley ~ 5/22/15 ~ ★★★1/2

True North (Lost Boys and Love Letters, #1) by Bethany Brown Breathing Snow by Dev Bentham Elements of Retrofit (Thomas Elkin, #1) by N.R. Walker Love Lessons (Love Lessons, #1) by Heidi Cullinan Lighting the Way Home (Delectable, #2) by E.M. Lynley

(Emmitt) Smith ~ National Recommitment Month: All of your books must be from an author you've previously read before
S: Falling for Max by Shannon Stacey ~ 5/12/15 ~ ★★★★1/2
M: Midsummer Baker ~ 5/20/15 ~ ★★★
I: In the Service of the King ~ 5/14/15 ~ ★★★★
T: Who We Are by T.J. Klune ~ 5/21/15 ~ ★★★★★
H: The Hot Floor ~ 5/4/15 ~ ★★★★

Falling for Max (Kowalski Family, #9) by Shannon Stacey Midsummer Baker by Megan Derr In the Service of the King (Vampire Warrior Kings, #1) by Laura Kaye Who We Are (Bear, Otter, and the Kid, #2) by T.J. Klune The Hot Floor by Josephine Myles

Cam (Newton) ~ National Hamburger Month: All of your books must be set in the U.S.
C: The Last Guy Breathing by Skylar M. Cates ~ 5/9/15 ~ ★★★★
A: Stone Cold Touch by Jennifer L. Armentrout ~ 5/18/15 ~ ★★★★1/2
M: Let It Snow Series: Minnesota Christmas ~ 5/2/15 ~ ★★★★★

The Last Guy Breathing (The Guy, #3) by Skylar M. Cates Stone Cold Touch (The Dark Elements, #2) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Let It Snow (Minnesota Christmas, #1) by Heidi Cullinan

Bonus:
John Wayne's Birthday: Chase the Storm ~ 5/7/15 ~ ★★★★★
No Diet Day: Stay with Me ~ 5/28/15 ~ ★★1/2

Chase the Storm by V.M. Waitt Stay with Me (Wait for You, #3) by J. Lynn


message 4: by Maggie (last edited May 25, 2015 09:44AM) (new)

Maggie (magzzzz) | 37 comments May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
5/1 - 5/31
11/11


Memorial Day

M: Married to the Bad Boy5/2 ***
E: Preacher, Book 2 by:Garth Ennis 5/12 ****
M: Crave by:Monica Murphy 5/12 ***
O: Overload 5/4 ***
R: The Game Plan by:R.L. Mathewson 5/2 ****
I: Interlude in Death 5/20 ****
A: Fall for You by:Angela Verdenius 5/10 ****
L: Darkness by:Laurann Dohner 5/18 ****

D: Deep 5/6 ***
A: Avion 5/16 ****
Y: Y: The Last Man, Vol. 2: Cycles 5/2 ****


To Read:

Finished:
Y The Last Man, Vol. 2 Cycles (Y The Last Man, #2) by Brian K. Vaughan Married to the Bad Boy (Cravotta Crime Family, #1) by Vanessa Waltz The Game Plan (Neighbor from Hell, #5) by R.L. Mathewson Overload by Linda Howard Deep (Stage Dive, #4) by Kylie Scott Fall for You (Gully's Fall #2) by Angela Verdenius Preacher, Book 2 by Garth Ennis Crave (Billionaire Bachelors Club, #1) by Monica Murphy Avion (Cyborgs More Than Machines, #7) by Eve Langlais Darkness (New Species, #12) by Laurann Dohner Interlude in Death (In Death, #12.5) by J.D. Robb


message 5: by KimM (last edited May 30, 2015 08:17AM) (new)

KimM May


3/3 complete

F Bossypants 5/29/15 ♥♥♥♥♥

E Umberto Eco The Name of the Rose 5/16/15 ♥♥♥♥♥

Y Moira Young Blood Red Road 5/25/15 ♥♥♥


message 6: by ~Melissa~ (last edited Apr 26, 2015 03:15PM) (new)

~Melissa~ | 5015 comments May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
0/7 read




M The Mark of Athena
E Jennifer Estep Touch of Frost
L Lara Adrian A Taste of Midnight
I Immortal
S The Son of Neptune
S The Serpent's Shadow
A Lara Adrian Deeper Than Midnight


Bonus: Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover
Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale
John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy
Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover
No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book


message 7: by Lily (last edited Jun 06, 2015 10:12AM) (new)

Lily (lilygcs) | 182 comments Boy's Club Day: All of your books have a male as the lead character


9/10 ~~ updated May 30th (unable to complete challenge by end date)

Words Associated With May:
• Mother •
M - Memories of the Heart by Felice Stevens ~ 5/15/15 ~ 3.5★
O - One Perfect Wish by L.M. Brown ~ 5/9/15 ~ 3.5★
T - Talbot, Julia - Drive Your Truck ~ 5/11/15 ~ 3★
H - Hoarfrost by Jordan L. Hawk ~ 5/19/15 ~ 4.5★
E - Erica Pike - Black Hurricane ~ 5/20/15 ~ 4★
R - Riley, Con - True Brit ~ 5/22/15 ~ 3.5★

Memories of the Heart by Felice Stevens One Perfect Wish by L.M. Brown Drive Your Truck by Julia Talbot Hoarfrost (Whyborne & Griffin, #6) by Jordan L. Hawk Black Hurricane (Boston Boys, #3) by Erica Pike


Birthdays in May:
• Cher •
C - Clan, Honor, and Empire by Tracy St. John ~ 5/30/15 ~ 4★
H - Hall, Alexis - Waiting for the Flood ~ 5/8/15 ~ 3★
E - Elsborg, Barbara - Bloodline
R - Restless Spirits by Jordan L. Hawk ~ 5/26/15 ~ 4★

Clan, Honor, and Empire (Clan Beginnings, #3) by Tracy St. John Waiting for the Flood by Alexis Hall Bloodline by Barbara Elsborg Restless Spirits (Spirits, #1) by Jordan L. Hawk


message 8: by Lisa (new)

Lisa May 2015

National Hamburger Month-set in US

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message 9: by Jenne (last edited May 20, 2015 06:57AM) (new)


message 10: by Book Concierge (last edited May 31, 2015 05:19PM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2348 comments May Monthly Challenge
Begins: 01May15 / Ends: 31May15



8/6 completed


M - Mary Beth Keane / Fever ✔ – 09May15
O - ORMAN, Suze / The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom ✔ - 26May15
T - To Begin Again ✔ – 06May15
H - HOSSEINI, Khaled / And the Mountains Echoed ✔ – 28May15
E - Elva Treviño Hart / Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child ✔ – 22May15
R - Richard Flanagan / Narrow Road to the Deep North ✔ – 12May15

BONUS - Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

National Salad Month - Green cover - Dolled Up For Murder (Gretchen Birch, #1) by Deb Baker ✔ – 14May15

Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale

John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy

Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover

No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book - Cold Day For Murder ✔ – 03May15


message 11: by NayNay (last edited May 14, 2015 08:21AM) (new)

NayNay TCF Monthly Challenge
Duration:
May 1/15 - May 31/15


May Words

M Be Afraid by Mary Burton 05/11/15 ****
E Sailing to Capri by Elizabeth Adler 05/14/15 ***
M The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman 05/12/15 **
O The Orchid House by Lucinda Riley 05/10/15 ***
R The Witch of Painted Sorrows by M.J. Rose 05/06/15 *****
I I am Forbidden by Aouk Markovits 05/09/15 ****
A Fall From Grace by Amanda Cerreto 05/02/15 ****
L Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult 0/07/15 ****

Birthdays in May:

C A Cold Dark Place by Toni Anderson 05/01/15 ****
H The Queen of Last Hopes by Susan Higginbotham 05/04/15 ****
E Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel 05/03/15 ****
R The Yellow Birds by Kevin Riley 05/08/15 ***


message 12: by Katherine (last edited May 19, 2015 09:08AM) (new)

Katherine (katkattrinn) | 760 comments May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
14/16


Mother:
M: Marked Men #6 - Asa 4/5/15
O: Once Burned 7/5/15
T: Twice Tempted 11/5/15
H: Hartman, Rachel - Seraphina: The Audition 11/5/15
E: Estep Jennifer - Spider's Bite 19/5/15
R: Rosemary Beach #11 - When I'm Gone 16/5/15
Asa (Marked Men, #6) by Jay Crownover Once Burned (Night Prince, #1) by Jeaniene Frost Twice Tempted (Night Prince, #2) by Jeaniene Frost Seraphina The Audition (Seraphina, #0.5) by Rachel Hartman Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, #1) by Jennifer Estep When I'm Gone (Rosemary Beach, #11) by Abbi Glines

Adele:
A: Andre, Bella - Let Me Be the One 15/5/15
D: Double Dare 13/5/15
E: Emma Chase - Overruled 5/5/15
L: Lauren, Christina - Beautiful Secret 1/5/15
E: Eternal Kiss of Darkness 9/5/15
Let Me Be the One (The Sullivans, #6) by Bella Andre Double Dare (Neighbor from Hell, #6) by R.L. Mathewson Overruled (The Legal Briefs, #1) by Emma Chase Beautiful Secret (Beautiful Bastard, #4) by Christina Lauren Eternal Kiss of Darkness (Night Huntress World, #2) by Jeaniene Frost

Bonus:
National Salad Month: Bound by Flames 12/5/15
Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale
John Wayne's Birthday: Overruled 5/5/15
Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover
No Diet Day: Beautiful Secret 1/5/15

Bound by Flames (Night Prince, #3) by Jeaniene Frost Overruled (The Legal Briefs, #1) by Emma Chase Beautiful Secret (Beautiful Bastard, #4) by Christina Lauren


message 13: by Kris Mongo (last edited May 31, 2015 07:12PM) (new)

Kris Mongo (krismongo) May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
8/13 Level: Hard


National Hamburger Month (Set in US)
M-The Precious One by Marisa de los Santos **** 5/1/15
E-The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides **** 5/17/15
M-
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R-The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year by Matt McCarthy ***** 5/9/15
I-It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini ***** 5/15/15
A-
L-The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh ***** 5/18/15
Day
The Precious One by Marisa de los Santos The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly A Physician's First Year by Matt McCarthy It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
BONUS:
National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover Boy Toy by Barry Lyga ***** 5/18/15
Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale
John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy
Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover The Book of Tomorrow by Cecelia Ahern 5/6/15
No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book Under the Influence by L.B. Simmons 5/31/15
The Book of Tomorrow by Cecelia Ahern Boy Toy by Barry Lyga Under the Influence by L.B. Simmons


message 14: by Holli (last edited May 01, 2015 11:28PM) (new)

Holli | 333 comments May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1 - 31
Completed:
1/8

Words Associated With May: Memorial

M:
E:
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O: Odd Thomas #2, Forever Odd 5/1/15
R:
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Forever Odd (Odd Thomas, #2) by Dean Koontz


message 15: by Alana (last edited May 28, 2015 09:41AM) (new)

Alana (alockley) May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration : May 1, 2015 to May 31, 2015
Completed: 5/10

L: Lynsay Sands
I: An Ice Cold Grave 5/10/15
L: The Lunar Chronicles
Y: Yes Please 5/23/15

T: This Side of Paradise 5/19/15
A: Series: Alex Cross, Hope to Die 5/8/15
U:
R: Penny Reid, Neanderthal Seeks Human 5/7/15
U:
S:

Neanderthal Seeks Human (Knitting in the City, #1) by Penny Reid Hope to Die (Alex Cross) by James Patterson An Ice Cold Grave (Harper Connelly, #3) by Charlaine Harris This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald Yes Please by Amy Poehler


message 16: by Jonquil (last edited May 23, 2015 12:14PM) (new)

Jonquil | 699 comments 15/12
DONE


M Model Spy 5/14
O The Old Deep and Dark 5/20
T Twisted Threads 5/15
H Hot Pursuit 5/15
E Eternity 5/18
R Royal Pains: First, Do No Harm 5/22

J John D. MacDonald The Deep Blue Good-By 5/9
A Aunt Dimity and the Summer King 5/15
M Mission to Murder 5/18
E Elaine Flinn Dealing in Murder 5/20
S The Sentry 5/5


National Salad Month: green cover A Deadly Web 5/15
John Wayne's Birthday: with a cowboy Crouching Tiger, Forbidden Vampire 5/18
Wear Purple for Peace Day: purple cover Heavy Mental: A Clancy Parker Mystery 5/19
No Diet Day: The Immortal Who Loved Me 5/11
A Deadly Web (Bishop Files, #2) by Kay Hooper Heavy Mental A Clancy Parker Mystery by P.J. Morse


message 17: by Taya (last edited May 15, 2015 07:40AM) (new)

Taya | 285 comments I'm in.
DONE

M: Michaels, Tere - Truth & Tenderness 5/4
O: Owen, Chris - 911 5/10
T: The Persistence of Memory 5/3
H : Hollis Shiloh - Fireproof 5/8
E: Executive Assistant: Manlove Edition 5/6
R: Ryde the Lightning 5/5

C : Cothern, Brenda - Guns & Hoses 5/9
H:Hands On 5/13
E
R: Raine O'Tierney - All That Shimmers 5/15

No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book --There Are No Wolves in California 5/4


message 18: by Amy (last edited May 26, 2015 09:10AM) (new)

Amy (amy-i) TCF May Challenge
Read: 6/6

Boy's Club Day: All of your books be by a male author or have a male as the lead character
✔ M: Mark and Tony → ★★★★☆ | 5/1
✔ O: O'Shea, M.J. - Letting Go → ★★★★☆ | 5/18
✔ T: The Beach House → ★★★★☆ | 5/3
✔ H: Hall, Alexis - Waiting for the Flood → ★★★★☆ | 5/16
✔ E: Erickson, Megan - Trust The Focus → ★★★★★ | 5/26
✔ R: Ridges, A.J. - Say You're Mine! → ★★★★☆ | 5/16


message 19: by Jackie (last edited Jun 01, 2015 08:15AM) (new)

Jackie | 351 comments TCF Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1/15 - May 31/15


M Dancers in Mourning by Margery Allingham - 5/21/15
E The Rhine Maiden by Erin Evans - 5/18/15
M Sunshine Hunter by Maddie Cochere - 5/8/15
O One, Two, Buckle My Shoe by Agatha Christie - 5/25/15
R Glory in Death by J.D. Robb - 5/15/15
I
A And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie - 5/26/15
L Too Cute To Kill by Linda Crowder - 5/18/15


message 20: by JoAnne (last edited May 31, 2015 07:59PM) (new)

JoAnne (joannemwct) | 2441 comments TCF Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1/15 - May 31/15
Read 12/12

M Midnight Alias (Killer Instinct #2) by Elle Kennedy 5/19/15 4stars
O Outlaw Hearts (Outlaw Hearts #1) by Rosanne Bittner 5/11/15 5stars
T Topper, Jessica - Courtship of the Cake (Much "I Do" About Nothing, #2) 5/7/15 4stars
H Hot Cowboy Nights, Book 3 - Sharp Shootin' Cowboy by Victoria Vane 5/3/15 4sttars
E Elle Kennedy - Midnight Games (Killer Instincts #3) 5/22/15 5stars
R SEE BELOW
Midnight Alias (Killer Instincts, #2) by Elle Kennedy Outlaw Hearts by Rosanne Bittner Courtship of the Cake (Much "I Do" About Nothing, #2) by Jessica Topper Sharp Shootin' Cowboy (Hot Cowboy Nights, #3) by Victoria Vane Midnight Games (Killer Instincts, #3) by Elle Kennedy

A Angell, Kate - No One Like You (Barefoot William #4) 5/9/15 4stars
D Drive It Deep (Desert Dogs, #2.5) by Cara McKenna 5/14/15 3stars
E SEE BELOW
L Linda Morris - High Heat (Hard Hitters, #1) 5/13/15 4stars
E SEE BELOW
No One Like You by Kate Angell Drive It Deep (Desert Dogs, #2.5) by Cara McKenna High Heat (Hard Hitters, #1) by Linda Morris


BONUS - Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover
The Simulations by John Forelli The Simulations by John Forelli 5/17/15 3stars

Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale

John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy
Twice a Texas Bride (Bachelors of Battle Creek, #2) by Linda Broday Twice a Texas Bride (Bachelors of Battle Creek #2) by Linda Broday 5/23/15 4stars

Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover
Never Resist a Rake (Somerfield Park, #2) by Mia Marlowe Never Resist a Rake (Somerfield Park #2) by Mia Marlowe 5/30/15 4stars

No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book
Sea Glass Sunrise (The Brides of Blueberry Cove, #1) by Donna Kauffman Sea Glass Sunrise (The Brides of Blueberry Cove #1) by Donna Kauffman 5/31/15 4stars


message 21: by Dana (aNovelAllure) (last edited Jun 25, 2015 03:47PM) (new)

Dana (aNovelAllure) (dana7lynn9) | 36 comments TCF Monthly Challenge - May 2015
Duration May 1st-May 31st
Level: Hard - READ 11/11

Cinco de Mayo (National Recommitment Month: All of your books must be from an author you've previously read before.)

C: Glenn Beck's Common Sense: The Case Against an Out-of-Control Government, Inspired by Thomas Paine - Glenn Beck (05/05) ★★★
I: BONUS (Purple Cover): Stargazer - Claudia Gray (05/06) ★★★★
N: Nora Roberts - Face the Fire (05/04) ★★★★★
C: Colgan, Jenny - Little Beach Street Bakery (05/08) ★★★★★
O: BONUS (Cowboy): Red Dirt Heart - N.R. Walker (05/06) ★★★★★

D: Dana Fuller Ross - Nebraska! (05/29) ★★★★★
E: BONUS (Green Cover): Tangled Memories - Marta Perry (05/11) ★★★

M: Mary Higgins Clark - Nighttime Is My Time (05/22) ★★★★
A: Ashley, Kristen - The Gamble (05/09) ★★★★
Y: BONUS: (Guilty Pleasure): Hostage to Pleasure - Nalini Singh (05/16) ★★★★
O: Only Forever - Cristen Harber (05/20) ★★★★


message 22: by Colleen (last edited Jun 14, 2015 06:00AM) (new)

Colleen (colls) | 491 comments TCF Monthly Challenge - May 2015
Finished 11/11

C The Colossus 05/06/15
I In Praise of Messy Lives: Essays 05/14/2015
N No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Blue Shoes and Happiness 05/21/2015
C Cheryl Strayed Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail 05/27/2015
O One Salt Sea 05/03/2015

D Deep Down 05/25/2015
E Eleanor and Park 05/15/2015

M The Maze Runner 05/24/2015
A Ashes of Honor 05/10/2015
Y Yes Please 06/09/2015
O Octavia Butler - Dawn 05/04/15

One Salt Sea (October Daye #5) by Seanan McGuire Dawn (Xenogenesis, #1) by Octavia E. Butler The Colossus by Ranjini Iyer Ashes of Honor (October Daye, #6) by Seanan McGuire In Praise of Messy Lives Essays by Katie Roiphe Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell Blue Shoes and Happiness (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #7) by Alexander McCall Smith The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) by James Dashner Deep Down (Wide Open, #2) by Deborah Coates Wild From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed Yes Please by Amy Poehler


message 23: by Barbara ★ (last edited May 30, 2015 06:04AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 1879 comments May Challenge


READ: 10/10

Emerald
✔E: Echo - J.K. Accinni 5/5
✔M: Bees in the Butterfly Garden - Maureen Lang 5/17
✔E: Shadowglass - Erica Hayes 5/18
✔R: The Collector - Nora Roberts 5/13
✔A: Armageddon Cometh- J.K. Accinni 5/7
✔L: Love Irresistibly - Julie James 5/27
✔D: Dinner with a Vampire - Abigail Gibbs 5/10
Echo (Species Intervention #6609, #2) by J.K. Accinni Bees in the Butterfly Garden (The Gilded Legacy, #1) by Maureen Lang Shadowglass (The Shadowfae Chronicles, #2) by Erica Hayes The Collector by Nora Roberts Armageddon Cometh (Species Intervention #6609, #3) by J.K. Accinni Love Irresistibly (FBI/US Attorney, #4) by Julie James Dinner with a Vampire (The Dark Heroine, #1) by Abigail Gibbs

Bonus:
✔National Salad Month: Read a book with a green cover
Sixth Grave on the Edge - Darynda Jones 5/13

✔Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover
In Rides Trouble - Julie Ann Walker 5/26

✔No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book
Instinct - Sherrilyn Kenyon 5/11

Sixth Grave on the Edge (Charley Davidson, #6) by Darynda Jones In Rides Trouble (Black Knights Inc., #2) by Julie Ann Walker Instinct (Chronicles of Nick, #6) by Sherrilyn Kenyon

CHALLENGE COMPLETE


message 24: by Suzanne (last edited Jun 02, 2015 01:07PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1416 comments The Challenge Factory
May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration:
5/1/2015 - 5/31/2015

Progress: 11 out of 11

Cinco de Mayo

C: P.C. Cast; Hunted - *** - 5/4/2015 - 323 Pages
I: I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai - ***** - 5/26/2015
N: Nora Roberts; The Collector - ***** - 5/31/2015
C: P.C. Cast; Tempted - *** - 5/5/2015 - 319 Pages
O: Of Neptune by Anna Banks - ***** - 5/29/2015

D: Dearly Devoted Dexter by Jeff Lindsay - ***** - 5/30/2015
E: Elizabeth Lowell; Untamed - **** - 5/6/2015 - 416 Pages

M: Marni Mann; Unblocked - Episode One - ***** - 5/8/2015 - 109 Pages
A: Rachel Aaron; The Spirit Thief - ***** - 5/18/2015 - 310 Pages
Y: Yasmine Galenorn; Night Myst - ***** - 5/27/2015
O: Once Upon a Tower by Eloisa James - 5/28/2015

Hunted (House of Night, #5) by P.C. Cast Tempted (House of Night, #6) by P.C. Cast Untamed (Medieval, #1) by Elizabeth Lowell Unblocked - Episode One (Timber Towers, #1) by Marni Mann The Spirit Thief (The Legend of Eli Monpress, #1) by Rachel Aaron The Collector by Nora Roberts Dearly Devoted Dexter (Dexter, #2) by Jeff Lindsay Of Neptune (The Syrena Legacy, #3) by Anna Banks Once Upon a Tower (Fairy Tales, #5) by Eloisa James Night Myst (Indigo Court, #1) by Yasmine Galenorn I Am Malala The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai


message 25: by Phyllis (last edited May 24, 2015 09:11PM) (new)

Phyllis | 67 comments May TCF'S Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1 - 31

I'm in.

MOTHER
M.DiAnn Mills-Firewall 5/10/15
O.Out Of The Depths by Valarie Hansen 5/24/15
T.The Trouble with Cowboys by Denise Hunter 5/17/15
H.Robin Lee Hatcher-A Promise Kept 5/7/15
E.Elizabeth Camden-Into the Whirlwind 5/2/15
R.Robin Lee Hatcher-A Promise Kept 5/7/15


message 26: by NayNay (new)

NayNay Finished my challenge...happy reading!!

M Be Afraid by Mary Burton 05/11/15 ****
E Sailing to Capri by Elizabeth Adler 05/14/15 ***
M The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman 05/12/15 **
O The Orchid House by Lucinda Riley 05/10/15 ***
R The Witch of Painted Sorrows by M.J. Rose 05/06/15 *****
I I am Forbidden by Aouk Markovits 05/09/15 ****
A Fall From Grace by Amanda Cerreto 05/02/15 ****
L Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult 0/07/15 ****

Birthdays in May:

C A Cold Dark Place by Toni Anderson 05/01/15 ****
H The Queen of Last Hopes by Susan Higginbotham 05/04/15 ****
E Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel 05/03/15 ****
R The Yellow Birds by Kevin Riley 05/08/15 ***


message 27: by Jenne (new)

Jenne  (jennetheinstigator) | 7439 comments All Done 12/12 Read


message 28: by Paris (new)

Paris (pah13) | 4285 comments All done!

TCF May Monthly Challenge
Level: Hard
Finished: 10/10

National Recommitment Month: All of your books must be from an author you've previously read before
National Hamburger Month:All of your books must be set in the U.S.

M: Asa by Jay Crownover (Marked Men) - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 5/2/15
E: Exposed by Tracy Wolff (Ethan Frost) - ♥♥♥.5 - 5/8/15
M: Maybe This by Hadley Quinn (The McCallans) - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 5/2/15
O: Falling for Her Soldier by Ophelia London (Perfect Kisses) - ♥♥♥.5 - 5/22/15
R: Ruined by Tracy Wolff (Ethan Frost) - ♥♥♥.5 - 5/7/15
I: I Belong to You by Lisa Renee Jones (Inside Out) - ♥♥♥ - 5/16/15
A: All of Me by Lisa Renee Jones (Inside Out) - ♥♥♥ - 5/16/15
L: Game Play by Lynda Aicher (Power Play) - ♥♥♥♥.5 - 5/21/15

Extras
Mother Goose Day: Rogue’s Pawn by Jeffe Kennedy (Covenant of Thorns) - ♥♥ - 5/9/15
No Diet Day: Behind the Mask by Carolyn Crane (The Associates) - ♥♥♥♥♥ - 5/16/15


message 29: by Phyllis (new)

Phyllis | 67 comments MOTHER
M.DiAnn Mills-Firewall 5/10/15
O.Out Of The Depths by Valarie Hansen 5/24/15
T.The Trouble with Cowboys by Denise Hunter 5/17/15
H.Robin Lee Hatcher-A Promise Kept 5/7/15
E.Elizabeth Camden-Into the Whirlwind 5/2/15
R.Robin Lee Hatcher-A Promise Kept 5/7/15

I'm finished


message 30: by ❀~Amy~❀ (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 578 comments ❀~Amy~❀ wrote: "May 2015
Level: Hard
15/15
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Finished!!


message 31: by Barbara ★ (new)

Barbara ★ | 1879 comments Completed.
10/10 done


message 32: by Book Concierge (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2348 comments UPDATE Message # 11 - Challenge Completed - 28May15


May Monthly Challenge
Begins: 01May15 / Ends: 31May15



8/6 completed


M - Mary Beth Keane / Fever ✔ – 09May15
O - ORMAN, Suze / The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom ✔ - 26May15
T - To Begin Again ✔ – 06May15
H - HOSSEINI, Khaled / And the Mountains Echoed ✔ – 28May15
E - Elva Treviño Hart / Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child ✔ – 22May15
R - Richard Flanagan / Narrow Road to the Deep North ✔ – 12May15

BONUS - Can Be Used in Place of one of your letters or on their own

National Salad Month - Green cover - Dolled Up For Murder (Gretchen Birch, #1) by Deb Baker ✔ – 14May15

Mother Goose Day: Read a book with a fairy or a fairy tale

John Wayne's Birthday: Read a book with a cowboy

Wear Purple for Peace Day: Read a book with a purple cover

No Diet Day: Read a guilty pleasure book - Cold Day For Murder ✔ – 03May15


message 33: by JoAnne (new)

JoAnne (joannemwct) | 2441 comments Done in the nick of time on post 20!


message 34: by Jackie (new)

Jackie | 351 comments Didn't quite make it but here's what I did.

TCF Monthly Challenge
Duration: May 1/15 - May 31/15


M Dancers in Mourning by Margery Allingham - 5/21/15
E The Rhine Maiden by Erin Evans - 5/18/15
M Sunshine Hunter by Maddie Cochere - 5/8/15
O One, Two, Buckle My Shoe by Agatha Christie - 5/25/15
R Glory in Death by J.D. Robb - 5/15/15
I
A And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie - 5/26/15
L Too Cute To Kill by Linda Crowder - 5/18/15


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