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message 1: by Lanelle, Production Chief (last edited Apr 26, 2015 09:58PM) (new)

Lanelle | 13236 comments Mod
The Batman character first appeared in Detective Comic #27 in May of 1939. Batman proved to be so popular that a self-titled series began publication in the Spring of 1940.

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Create your own challenge by using the villains on this list in whatever way you want. No page limit. Don't forget to rate and date your book.

The Joker
Penguin
The Riddler
Catwoman
Scarecrow
Poison Ivy
Clayface
Firebug
The Mad Hatter
Mr. Freeze
Two-Face
Ragdoll
Lock-Up
Bane
Ra's al Ghul (means "demon's head" in Arabic)


message 2: by ❀~Amy~❀ (last edited May 28, 2015 07:06AM) (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 578 comments What was issued May 1939?

18/18 Read


T - Falling for Max MC: Tori Burns ~ 5/12/15 ~ ★★★★1/2
H - We the Calari of Calar III by Wart Hill ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★
E - Chase the Storm MC: Elijah Morgan ~ 5/7/15 ~ ★★★★★

J - Stay with Me by J. Lynn ~ 5/28/15 ~ ★★1/2
O - Of Honor and Love ~ 5/23/15 ~ ★★★★
K - Who We Are by T.J. Klune ~ 5/21/15 ~ ★★★★★
E - Lighting the Way Home by E.M. Lynley ~ 5/22/15 ~ ★★★1/2
R - rock ~ 5/13/15 ~ ★★★★1/2

Falling for Max (Kowalski Family, #9) by Shannon Stacey We the Calari of Calar III by Wart Hill Chase the Storm by V.M. Waitt Stay with Me (Wait for You, #3) by J. Lynn Of Honor and Love by S.J. Frost Who We Are (Bear, Otter, and the Kid, #2) by T.J. Klune Lighting the Way Home (Delectable, #2) by E.M. Lynley rock by Anyta Sunday

B - Breathing Snow ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★
A - Stone Cold Touch by Jennifer L. Armentrout ~ 5/18/15 ~ ★★★★1/2
N - The Hot Floor MC: Rai Nakamura ~ 5/4/15 ~ ★★★★
E - Elements of Retrofit ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★★★

Breathing Snow by Dev Bentham Stone Cold Touch (The Dark Elements, #2) by Jennifer L. Armentrout The Hot Floor by Josephine Myles Elements of Retrofit (Thomas Elkin, #1) by N.R. Walker

L - Let It Snow ~ 5/2/15 ~ ★★★★★
O - Handle with Care MC: Brian "Ollie" Jones ~ 5/5/15 ~ ★★★★
C - The Last Guy Breathing by Skylar M. Cates ~ 5/9/15 ~ ★★★★
K - In the Service of the King by Laura Kaye ~ 5/14/15 ~ ★★★★
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U - Until Next Time ~ 5/19/15 ~ ★★★★
P - True North MC: Julian Piet ~ 5/11/15 ~ ★★★★★

Let It Snow (Minnesota Christmas, #1) by Heidi Cullinan Handle with Care by Josephine Myles The Last Guy Breathing (The Guy, #3) by Skylar M. Cates In the Service of the King (Vampire Warrior Kings, #1) by Laura Kaye Until Next Time by Xara X. Xanakas True North (Lost Boys and Love Letters, #1) by Bethany Brown


message 3: by Book Concierge (last edited May 24, 2015 10:05AM) (new)

Book Concierge (tessabookconcierge) | 2345 comments What was issued May 1939?
Begins: 01May15 / Ends: 31May15



7 books read


The Joker
Penguin
The Riddler
Catwoman - Female protagonist - Fever ✔ – 09May15
Scarecrow - Alice refers to Daniel as a Scarecrow - Maine ✔ - 22May15
Poison Ivy - Characters contract poison ivy - Barefoot Heart: Stories of a Migrant Child ✔ – 22May15
Clayface
Firebug
The Mad Hatter
Mr. Freeze - set in cold climate - Cold Day For Murder ✔ – 03May15
Two-Face - Char carves status of two-faced god in Goldsmith's Daughter ✔ – 18May15
Ragdoll - Doll on cover - Dolled Up For Murder (Gretchen Birch, #1) by Deb Baker ✔ – 14May15
Lock-Up - Held prisoner - Narrow Road to the Deep North ✔ – 12May15
Bane
Ra's al Ghul (means "demon's head" in Arabic)


message 4: by ~Melissa~ (new)

~Melissa~ | 5015 comments What was issued May 1939?
0/3 read

Mr. Freeze
Touch of Frost
Two-Face Immortal
Bane Deeper Than Midnight


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message 5: by Katherine (last edited Jun 01, 2015 11:23AM) (new)

Katherine (katkattrinn) | 760 comments What Was Issued in May of 1939
12/15


The Joker: Read a funny book - Beautiful Secret 1/5/15
Penguin: Read a book that one of the character are a mobster, thief or/and killer - Spider's Bite 19/5/15
Scarecrow: Read a book that MC is a professor or teacher - Flat-Out Sexy 22/5/15
Poison Ivy: Nature on the cover - Let Me Be the One 15/5/15
Clayface: MC has a shape-shifting abilities - Iron Kissed 24/5/15
The Mad Hatter: MC can manipulate the minds of his victims - Twice Tempted 11/5/15
Mr. Freeze: Read a book that has snow, ice on the cover or in title - Melting the Ice 27/5/15
Two-Face: MC is an attorney or a lawyer - Overruled 5/5/15
Ragdoll: MC is a disappointment to her family - Once Burned 7/5/15
Lock-Up: MC is or was a cop (almost been a cop) - Eternal Kiss of Darkness 9/5/15
Bane: MC is a fighter - Sentinel 21/5/15
Ra's al Ghul: Read a book with a demon - End of Days 29/5/15

Beautiful Secret (Beautiful Bastard, #4) by Christina Lauren Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, #1) by Jennifer Estep Flat-Out Sexy (Fast Track, #1) by Erin McCarthy Let Me Be the One (The Sullivans, #6) by Bella Andre Iron Kissed (Mercy Thompson, #3) by Patricia Briggs Twice Tempted (Night Prince, #2) by Jeaniene Frost Melting the Ice (Play by Play, #7) by Jaci Burton Overruled (The Legal Briefs, #1) by Emma Chase Once Burned (Night Prince, #1) by Jeaniene Frost Eternal Kiss of Darkness (Night Huntress World, #2) by Jeaniene Frost Sentinel (Covenant, #5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout End of Days (Penryn and the End of Days, #3) by Susan Ee


message 6: by Lanelle, Production Chief (last edited May 30, 2015 09:53PM) (new)

Lanelle | 13236 comments Mod
I'm in.
May 1 - 31
books read : 10

The Joker -
Penguin - Diary of a Penguin-napper 5/30/15 ****
The Riddler -
Catwoman -
Scarecrow -
Poison Ivy - Never Forgotten 5/1/15 *** they call the bad guy (girl) 'Arsenic Annie' in the book, she grows her own herbs and stuff and then poisons people
Clayface - Bad Apple by Clay Held 5/5/15 ***
Firebug - Shaken fire on the cover 5/2/15 ***
The Mad Hatter -
Mr Freeze - Shiver 5/3/15 ****
Two-Face - The Quiet Gentleman 5/27/15 **** (Theo was two-faced.)
Ragdoll - The Medium 5/12/15 *** "...with as much grace as a rag doll." p. 216
Lock-Up - The Search 5/11/15 *** (the bad guy is in prison)
Bane - From Dead to Worse 5/26/15 *** "The woman had been a bane to me..."
Ra's al Ghul - Definitely Dead 5/22/15 *** (Mr Cataliades is a demon)


message 7: by Jonquil (last edited May 23, 2015 07:47AM) (new)

Jonquil | 694 comments Can't wait to see what I come up with :b

DONE

The Joker cookie seller wears costumes, uses unusual colors on her cookies Cookie Dough or Die 5/21 ★★★
Penguin seaside community Assault and Pepper 5/22 ★★
The Riddler has to tease out details to solve puzzle Assault and Pepper 5/22 ★★★★
Catwoman Kitty's Big Trouble 5/7 ★★★★
Scarecrow they use a skull and candle to scare off the bad guy Disappearance at Hangman's Bluff 5/12 ★★★★★
Poison Ivy poison is murder weapon Twisted Threads 5/15 ★★★★
Clayface buried in clay Crouching Tiger, Forbidden Vampire Kerrelyn Sparks 5/18 ★★★★★
Firebug The Bad Beginning 5/2 ★★★★
The Mad Hatter unstable villans Memory Man 5/13 ★★★★★
Mr. Freeze struggle in the snow Eternity Maggie Shayne 5/18 ★★★
Two-Face disguises Model Spy 5/14 ★★★
Ragdoll doll used to reward drug sniffing dog Breaking Creed Alex Kava 5/14 ★★★★
Lock-Up several times From Texas with Love 5/13 ★★★★
Bane ex-husband Cookie Dough or Die Virginia Lowell 5/21 ★★★
Ra's al Ghul (means "demon's head" in Arabic) Evil high witch steals hearts of good high witches for immortality Eternity 5/18 ★★★


message 8: by Leslie (last edited May 11, 2015 08:55PM) (new)

Leslie | 757 comments Catwoman - Valiant 5/11
The Mad Hatter - Sharp Edges 5/2
Mr Freeze - Too Far Gone 5/3
Poison Ivy - Garden of Lies 5/7 ***, it was another good story by Quick, but it won't be my favorite by a long shot
Two face - Meant for Her 5/5


message 9: by Barbara ★ (last edited May 30, 2015 06:08AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 1874 comments I'm in for 5.


READ: 9/5

✔The Joker: Read a funny book
Sixth Grave on the Edge - Darynda Jones 5/13

✔Penguin: Read a book that one of the character are a mobster or a thief -
Bees in the Butterfly Garden - Maureen Lang 5/17

✔Catwoman: Read a book that MC has a cat -
The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern - Lilian Jackson Braun 5/2

✔Poison Ivy: Read a book about fairies or other creature that lives in plants or in the wild
Shadowglass - Erica Hayes (faeries) 5/18

✔Clayface: MC has a shape-shifting abilities
Beneath a Darkening Moon - Keri Arthur (werewolf) 5/23

✔Firebug: MC is or was a solder -
In Rides Trouble - Julie Ann Walker 5/26

✔Two-Face: MC is an attorney or a lawyer -
Love Irresistibly - Julie James (lawyer) 5/27

✔Ragdoll: MC is a disappointment to his/her family
Beneath a Rising Moon - Keri Arthur 5/22

✔Ra's al Ghul: Read a book with a demon -
Instinct - Sherrilyn Kenyon 5/11

Sixth Grave on the Edge (Charley Davidson, #6) by Darynda Jones Bees in the Butterfly Garden (The Gilded Legacy, #1) by Maureen Lang The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern (Cat Who..., #2) by Lilian Jackson Braun Shadowglass (The Shadowfae Chronicles, #2) by Erica Hayes Beneath a Darkening Moon (Ripple Creek Werewolf, #2) by Keri Arthur In Rides Trouble (Black Knights Inc., #2) by Julie Ann Walker Love Irresistibly (FBI/US Attorney, #4) by Julie James Beneath a Rising Moon (Ripple Creek Werewolf, #1) by Keri Arthur Instinct (Chronicles of Nick, #6) by Sherrilyn Kenyon

CHALLENGE COMPLETE


message 10: by Suzanne (last edited Jun 02, 2015 01:12PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1415 comments The Challenge Factory
What Was Issued in May of 1939?
Duration:
5/1/2015 - 5/31/2015

Progress: 8 out of 8

The Joker

Penguin
The Riddler

Catwoman
C: Billy Crystal; Still Foolin' 'Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys - ***** - 5/7/2015 - 288 Pages
A: Rachel Aaron; The Spirit Thief - ***** - 5/18/2015 - 310 Pages
T: Tempted by P.C. Cast - *** - 5/5/2015 - 319 Pages
W: J.R. Ward; The Shadows - ***** - 5/12/2015 - 592 Pages
O: Once Upon a Tower by Eloisa James - ***** - 5/31/2015
M: Marie Lu; Prodigy - **** - 5/11/2015 - 371 Pages
A: Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden - ***** - 5/29/2015
N: Nora Roberts; The Collector - ***** - 5/30/2015
Tempted (House of Night, #6) by P.C. Cast Still Foolin' 'Em Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys by Billy Crystal Prodigy (Legend, #2) by Marie Lu The Shadows (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #13) by J.R. Ward The Spirit Thief (The Legend of Eli Monpress, #1) by Rachel Aaron Once Upon a Tower (Fairy Tales, #5) by Eloisa James The Collector by Nora Roberts Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden

Scarecrow
Poison Ivy
Clayface
Firebug
The Mad Hatter
Mr. Freeze
Two-Face
Ragdoll
Lock-Up
Bane
Ra's al Ghul (means "demon's head" in Arabic)


message 11: by Jonquil (last edited May 23, 2015 07:49AM) (new)

Jonquil | 694 comments Finished, message 7.


message 12: by ❀~Amy~❀ (new)

❀~Amy~❀ (ajpayne75) | 578 comments ❀~Amy~❀ wrote: "What was issued May 1939?

18/18 Read
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Finished!!


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