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A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Couch Potato Challenge:Classic TV Edition (Quarterly) NEW!

DURATION: March 1 - May 31, 2011


1)Welcome Back Kotter
2)Laverne & Shirley --
3)Happy Days --
4)WKRP in Cincinatti --
5)Gilligan's Island --
6)One Day at a Time --
7)Dallas --
8)MASH --
9)Hawaii 5-0 --
10)E.R. --
11)Green Acres --
12)I Love Lucy! --
13)The Brady Bunch --
14)Star Trek --
15)A- Team -



BONUS
I Dream of Jeannie
Bewitched
Wonder Woman
The Green Hornet (or Knight Rider which ever I find first)
Beauty and the Beast


message 3: by A_Vishous_Fan (last edited Feb 26, 2011 11:07AM) (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Let's Celebrate It!

Duration:December 1, 2010 - February 28, 2011

9/10 READ


Christmas:Snowy Night Seduction 12/17

Hanukkah:The Christmas Lamp: A Novella02/15

BoxingDay:No Mercy (Dark-Hunter, #19) 2/5

Winter’s Solstice:Colters' Wife12/13

Kwanzaa:Irresistible Forces12/10

New Year’s Day: Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1) by Lorelei James 2/8

Three King’s Day:(has a three-word title) The Bride's Baby (Harlequin Romance) by Liz Fielding 12/12

Chinese New Year: The Book of Dragons 02/20

Groundhog Day:Pack Challenge 02/17

Valentine’s Day: Love at First Flight by Marie Force 2/12

Almost done just need 2 or three more. Congratulations to the ones that finish already.

Snowy Night Seduction by Arianna Hart The Christmas Lamp A Novella by Lori Copeland No Mercy (Dark-Hunter, #19) (Were-Hunter, #6) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Colters' Wife (Colters' Legacy, #1.5) by Maya Banks Irresistible Forces (Kimani Romance) by Brenda Jackson Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1) by Lorelei James The Bride's Baby (Harlequin Romance) by Liz Fielding Pack Challenge Magnus Pack, Book 1 by Shelly Laurenston Love at First Flight by Marie Force The Book of Dragons by E. Nesbit


message 4: by A_Vishous_Fan (last edited Feb 26, 2011 11:12AM) (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments 2011 February Monthly Reading Challenge
Duration: Feb.01 - Feb.28 2011
3/5

1.February: Fools Rush In

4.Second Month:Slow Hands (The Wrong Bed: Again and Again, #1) 02/25

6.Shortest Month:

9.National Laugh-Friendly Month: The Ghost Shrink, the Accidental Gigolo, & the Poltergeist Accountant 02/26

10.Reader's Choice:


Fools Rush In (Weddings by Bella, #1) by Janice Thompson Slow Hands (The Wrong Bed Again and Again, #1) (Harlequin Blaze, #402) by Leslie Kelly The Ghost Shrink, the Accidental Gigolo, & the Poltergeist Accountant (Karmic Consultants, #1) by Vivi Andrews


message 5: by A_Vishous_Fan (last edited Feb 20, 2011 08:34PM) (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Duration: 6 months
Jan.09 - July 09,2011
Goal: Read one book for each romance sub-genre listed.

Total: 12 books

1. Contemporary Romance-

2. Historical Romance-

3. Romantic Suspense or Suspenseful Romance-Crime Scene At Cardwell Ranch (Montana Mystique)

4. Paranormal Romance-

5. Science-Fiction or Futuristic Romance-

6. Fantasy Romance-

7. Time-travel Romance-

8. Inspirational or Christian Romance-

9. Multi-cultural or Interracial Romance-

10. Erotic Romance- Taken

11. Serial or Category Romance (Silhouette,
Harlequin, Mills&Boon, etc)-

12. Classic or Mainstream Fiction that includes a
love story as a major part of its storyline.-


1.TBR 2.TBR 3. Crime Scene At Cardwell Ranch (Montana Mystique) (Harlequin Intrigue #897) by B.J. Daniels 4.TBR 5.TBR 6.TBR 7.TBR 8.TBR 9.TBR 10. Taken by Jet Mykles


message 6: by A_Vishous_Fan (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments 2011 February Monthly Reading Challenge
Duration: Feb.01 - Feb.28 2011
5/5 DONE!

1.February: Fools Rush In02/22

4.Second Month:Slow Hands (The Wrong Bed: Again and Again, #1) 02/25

6.Shortest Month: DEAD ish 02/26

9.National Laugh-Friendly Month:The Ghost Shrink, the Accidental Gigolo, & the Poltergeist Accountant 02/26

10.Reader's Choice: Emerald Green 02/27


Fools Rush In (Weddings by Bella, #1) by Janice Thompson Slow Hands (The Wrong Bed Again and Again, #1) (Harlequin Blaze, #402) by Leslie Kelly DEAD ish  by Naomi Kramer The Ghost Shrink, the Accidental Gigolo, & the Poltergeist Accountant (Karmic Consultants, #1) by Vivi Andrews Emerald Green by Desiree Holt


message 7: by A_Vishous_Fan (last edited Feb 28, 2011 08:40PM) (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Let's Celebrate It!

Duration:December 1, 2010 - February 28, 2011

10/10 READ


Christmas:Snowy Night Seduction 12/17

Hanukkah:The Christmas Lamp: A Novella02/15

BoxingDay:No Mercy (Dark-Hunter, #19) 2/5

Winter’s Solstice:Colters' Wife12/13

Kwanzaa:Irresistible Forces12/10

New Year’s Day: Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1) by Lorelei James 2/8

Three King’s Day:(has a three-word title) The Bride's Baby (Harlequin Romance) by Liz Fielding 12/12

Chinese New Year: The Book of Dragons 02/20

Groundhog Day:Pack Challenge 02/17

Valentine’s Day: Love at First Flight by Marie Force 2/12

Almost done just need 2 or three more. Congratulations to the ones that finish already.

Snowy Night Seduction by Arianna Hart The Christmas Lamp A Novella by Lori Copeland No Mercy (Dark-Hunter, #19) (Were-Hunter, #6) by Sherrilyn Kenyon Colters' Wife (Colters' Legacy, #1.5) by Maya Banks Irresistible Forces (Kimani Romance) by Brenda Jackson Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1) by Lorelei James The Bride's Baby (Harlequin Romance) by Liz Fielding Pack Challenge Magnus Pack, Book 1 by Shelly Laurenston Love at First Flight by Marie Force The Book of Dragons by E. Nesbit


message 8: by A_Vishous_Fan (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Challenge Task: Read one book written by our featured author
Challenge Duration: The whole month

To sign up:
Post your interest and the book you are planning to read.

C - Totally new to this author. Will see how I like it.

To complete:
Post the date when you've completed your book.

You must also say if, after reading:
A - would definitely look at her other books, since I've enjoyed this one very much.
B - could take it or leave it. Was not an unpleasant experience but I'm not burning rubber to get to her other books.
C - Oh well, I tried. Definitely not my cup of tea.

A little review of the book read is welcomed but not required.





I'm in.And I'm C - Totally new to this author. Will see how I like it. I'm reading this
Beyond Eden by Catherine Coulter I also got it from Amazon as a freebie for my kindle.


message 9: by A_Vishous_Fan (new)

A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments Romance Readers Reading Challenges

Couch Potato Challenge:Classic TV Edition (Quarterly) NEW!

DURATION: March 1 - May 31, 2011


1)Welcome Back Kotter- Darkness Dawns
2)Laverne & Shirley -- Making Your Mind Up
3)Happy Days -- The Darkest Night
4)WKRP in Cincinatti -- Happy Accident
5)Gilligan's Island --
6)One Day at a Time -- Life From Scratch
7)Dallas -- Cowboy Trouble
8)MASH -- Crave
9)Hawaii 5-0 -- Murder a la Mode
10)E.R. -- Lover Unleashed
11)Green Acres -- Catch of a Lifetime
12)I Love Lucy! --
Hunted By The Others
13)The Brady Bunch --
14)Star Trek -- Hara's Legacy
15)A- Team - Atlantis Betrayed



BONUS
I Dream of Jeannie
Bewitched
Wonder Woman
The Green Hornet (or Knight Rider which ever I find first)
Beauty and the Beast


Darkness Dawns (Immortal Guardians, #1) by Dianne Duvall Making Your Mind Up by Jill Mansell The Darkest Night (Lords of the Underworld, #1) by Gena Showalter Happy Accident (An Erotic Contemporary Romance) by Selena Kitt TBR Life From Scratch by Melissa Ford Cowboy Trouble by Joanne Kennedy Crave (The Fallen Angels, #2) by J.R. Ward TBR Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #9) by J.R. Ward Murder a la Mode (Savannah Reid, #10) by G.A. McKevett Catch of a Lifetime (Tritone Trilogy, #3) by Judi Fennell Hunted By The Others (H&W Investigations, #1) by Jess Haines TBR Hara's Legacy (Resonance Mates, #1) by Bianca D'Arc Atlantis Betrayed (Warriors of Poseidon, #6) by Alyssa Day


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A_Vishous_Fan | 104 comments message 204: by Juana "Darkness" (last edited Feb 25, 2011 02:34pm) Feb 24, 2011 07:58pm
A-Vishous-Fan here's your list, I hope you enjoy.

Places I'm going
1. Culture Shock- Rough Cut by Mari Carr
2. Airport Purchase- The Apothecary's Daughter by Julie Klassen
3. Making those Connections- Dark Hunter Companion by Sherrilyn Kenyon

Places I've been
4. Going back there for sure- Heart Change by Robin D. Owens
5. Making space in the luggage- Dark Embrace by Brenda Joyce
6. Heading Home- Lover Awakened by J. R. Ward

Planning the next trip
7. France- Mistress of the Revolution by Catherine Delors
8. Scotland- Devil of the Highlands by Lynsay Sands



Rough Cut by Mari Carr The Apothecary's Daughter by Julie Klassen The Dark-Hunter Companion by Sherrilyn Kenyon Heart Change (Celta's Heartmates, #8) by Robin D. Owens Dark Embrace (Rose Trilogy, #1) (Masters of Time Series, #3) by Brenda Joyce Lover Awakened (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #3) by J.R. Ward Mistress of the Revolution by Catherine Delors Devil of the Highlands (Devil of the Highlands, #1) by Lynsay Sands

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message 362: by Diane ~Firefly~ Feb 27, 2011 06:43pm
A_Vishous_Fan wrote: "Hello
Diane (Firefly) I hope you like the recommendations I made for you. This is the first time that I have done this. I hope I did it right. If you don't like it let me know and I can do it ag..."

Thanks for the picks! I'm probably going to go with My Immortal or The Demon You Know since I'm trying to whittle down my TBR pile.


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