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message 1: by Vi (last edited Dec 23, 2011 04:17AM) (new)

Vi | 2012 comments January Monthly Challenge

This thread is for the participants to post their list and update their progress. The suggestions thread is located HERE .

1. 'J' is for January: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a January birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose name/nickname starts with the same letter as yours. If no one has the same letter, choose someone with the closest letter to yours alphabetically. January Birthday List

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.

4. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series.

5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.

6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Read a classic Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle or adaptations of the same or any mystery book.

7. Year of the Dragon: Read a book with dragon on the cover or on the title or a book with dragon-shifter.

8. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australia author or set in Australia or a book with at least two of these colors: Blue, Red or White in the cover.

9. New Year : Read a book by a new-to-you author.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.

Challenge Duration: January 1 to January 31, 2012

You can choose 3 , 5 , 8 or all 10 categories depending on your reading speed, books availability and/or time commitment.

When posting your challenge progress, please make sure to put the date/s when you finished your book/s.

Please repost your progress as it helps when updating.

Happy Reading Everyone!


message 2: by Fran, Moderator (new)

Fran | 9801 comments Love the categories Vi! Thanks for hosting this month! Wow, you are a busy lady with 2 challenges to deal with, LOL - we are in good hands :)


message 3: by Rebecca (last edited Jan 25, 2012 02:37PM) (new)

Rebecca (bexsi) | 726 comments 1. 'J' is for January: Firelight (Firelight, #1) by Jordan, Sophie 25th Jan

2. Happy Birthday!: From Rena's shelf Divergent by Veronica Roth 7th Jan

4. First-in-Series: Delirium by Lauren Oliver 10th Jan

5. Friday the 13th: 11/22/63 by Stephen King 4th Jan

7. Year of the Dragon: Playing With Fire by Katie MacAlister 9th Jan




Firelight (Firelight, #1) by Sophie Jordan Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth Delirium (Delirium, #1) by Lauren Oliver 11/22/63 by Stephen King Playing With Fire (Silver Dragons, #1) by Katie MacAlister

DONE Finished 25th JAN


message 4: by Vi (new)

Vi | 2012 comments Thanks, Fran! Let's hope I survive the month, LOL!

Fran wrote: "Love the categories Vi! Thanks for hosting this month! Wow, you are a busy lady with 2 challenges to deal with, LOL - we are in good hands :)"


message 5: by Christine (last edited Dec 23, 2011 06:33AM) (new)

Christine | 955 comments I'm in for 8.


1. 'J' is for January: Jennifer Estep – Web of Lies
2. Happy Birthday, Crystal!: No Rest for the Wicked by Kresley Cole
4. First-in-Series: Spider’s Bite by Jennifer Estep
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Immortal in Death by J.D. Robb
7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Actually by G.A. Aiken
8. Australia Day: (Blue, Red or White in the cover.) A Hunger Like No Other by Kresley Cole
9. New Year: Wicked Intentions by Elizabeth Hoyt
10. Reader's Choice: Ghost Story by Jim Butcher

Web of Lies (Elemental Assassin, #2) by Jennifer Estep No Rest for the Wicked (Immortals After Dark, #3) by Kresley Cole Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, #1) by Jennifer Estep Immortal in Death (In Death, #3) by J.D. Robb Dragon Actually (Dragon Kin, #1) by G.A. Aiken A Hunger Like No Other (Immortals After Dark, #2) by Kresley Cole Wicked Intentions (Maiden Lane, #1) by Elizabeth Hoyt Ghost Story (The Dresden Files, #13) by Jim Butcher


message 6: by ~Leslie~ (last edited Dec 27, 2011 05:35PM) (new)

~Leslie~ (akareadingmachine) | 1934 comments 0/8

1. 'J' is for January: Just the Way You Are

2. Happy Birthday!: One for the Money Happy Birthday Kristen!

4. First-in-Series: Through a Dark Mist

6. Elementary, my dear Watson:What Angels Fear

7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Bound

8. Australia Day: The English Heiress

9. New Year : No Regrets

10. Reader's Choice: Fate's Edge

TO READ
Just the Way You Are by Barbara Freethy One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1) by Janet Evanovich Through a Dark Mist (Robin Hood, #1) by Marsha Canham What Angels Fear (Sebastian St. Cyr, #1) by C.S. Harris Dragon Bound (Elder Races, #1) by Thea Harrison The English Heiress by Roberta Gellis Fate's Edge (The Edge, #3) by Ilona Andrews No Regrets (Delta Force, #1) by Shannon K. Butcher


message 7: by Wan (last edited Jan 04, 2012 08:32AM) (new)

Wan  (wanwaddell) | 2081 comments RRRC Monthly
Duration: 1/1-1/31 2012
0/5 Completed


1. 'J' is for January: Dark Lover by J.R. Ward
4. First-in-Series: Cry Wolf by Patricia Briggs
8. Australia Day:Blue, Red & White on the cover Kiss of Crimson by Lara Adrian
9. New Year : a new-2-me author Hunting Season by Shelly Laurenston
10. My Choice: In Bed with a Highlander by Maya Banks

Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #1) by J.R. Ward Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega, #1) by Patricia Briggs Kiss of Crimson (Midnight Breed, #2) by Lara Adrian Hunting Season (The Gathering #1) by Shelly Laurenston In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks


message 8: by [deleted user] (last edited Dec 23, 2011 06:33AM) (new)

JANUARY 2012 READING CHALLENGE:
0 out of 8

1. 'J' is for January: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.
2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a January birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose name/nickname starts with the same letter as yours.
3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.
4. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series.
5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Read a classic Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle or adaptations of the same or any mystery book.
7. Year of the Dragon: Read a book with dragon on the cover or on the title or a book with dragon-shifter.
8. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australia author or set in Australia or a book with at least two of these colors: Blue, Red or White in the cover.
9. New Year: Read a book by a new-to-you author.
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


message 9: by KarenF (new)

KarenF (cleocleveland) | 1099 comments I'm in for 8.

0/8 Read

J for January: Judgment in Death by J.D. Robb
Happy B-day Macwolf01[Elise]!: Never Lie to a Lady by Liz Carlyle
First-in-Series: The Chief by Monica McCarty
Elementary, My Dear Watson: Through the Grinder by Cleo Coyle
Year of the Dragon: The Dragon Who Loved Me by G.A. Aiken
Australia Day: Tempting Evil by Keri Arthur
New Year: In Bed with a Highlander by Maya Banks
My Choice: TBD

Judgment in Death (In Death, #11) by J.D. Robb Never Lie to a Lady (Neville Family #1) by Liz Carlyle The Chief (Highland Guard, #1) by Monica McCarty Through the Grinder (Coffeehouse Mystery, #2) by Cleo Coyle The Dragon Who Loved Me (Dragon Kin, #5) by G.A. Aiken Tempting Evil (Riley Jenson Guardian, #3) by Keri Arthur In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks


message 10: by Desperado (last edited Dec 23, 2011 06:52AM) (new)

Desperado (lethallovely) | 822 comments For "Jan Birthday", can you choose your OWN birthday? Because my b-day is Jan 24th.


message 11: by Vi (new)

Vi | 2012 comments Yes, you can choose your own birthday. Very Advanced Birthday wishes, Lethal!!


message 12: by Desperado (new)

Desperado (lethallovely) | 822 comments Thanks, Vi! Yay!


message 13: by Mojca (new)

Mojca | 1272 comments List subject to change...


1. 'J': TBD by Jayne Castle
2. Happy Birthday!: Obsidian Prey by Jayne Castle (Happy Birthday, Maria!)
3. Geography (South Africa): The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie
4. First-in-Series: The Heir by Grace Burrowes
5. Friday the 13th: TBD
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: The India-Rubber Men by Edgar Wallace
7. Year of the Dragon: Spirit of a Hunter by Sylvie Kurtz
8. Australia Day: The Six Sacred Stones by Matthew Reilly
9. New Year : Her Texan Temptation by Shirley Rogers
10. Reader's Choice: The Five Greatest Warriors by Matthew Reilly

TBD Obsidian Prey (Harmony, #6) by Jayne Castle The Man in the Brown Suit (Agatha Christie Collection) by Agatha Christie The Heir (Duke's Obsession, #1)(Windham, #1) by Grace Burrowes TBD The India-Rubber Men by Edgar Wallace Spirit of a Hunter (The Seekers #5) (Harlequin Intrigue #1004) by Sylvie Kurtz The Six Sacred Stones by Matthew Reilly Her Texan Temptation by Shirley Rogers The Five Greatest Warriors (Jack West Junior 3) by Matthew Reilly


message 14: by Dawn (Kat N Hat) (last edited Jan 07, 2012 09:34AM) (new)

Dawn (Kat N Hat) (katnhat) | 280 comments I am in for 10 list TBD.

3/10 Done

1. 'J' is for January: Gideon by Jacquelyn Frank
2. Happy Birthday!: (Delitealex) Zinnia by Jayne Castle
3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.
4. First-in-Series: Raziel, Kristina Douglas 1/4/12
5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Changeless, Gail Carriger 1/2/12
7. Year of the Dragon: Read a book with dragon on the cover or on the title or a book with dragon-shifter.
8. Australia Day: Deadly Desire by Keri Arthur
9. New Year : Read a book by a new-to-you author.
10. Reader's Choice: She's No Faerie Princess, Christine Warren, 1/7/12


Charlotte (Buried in Books) | 561 comments I'm in for 3.


message 16: by Bookchaser (last edited Dec 31, 2011 12:14PM) (new)

Bookchaser | 1707 comments 2012 January Monthly Challenge

0/8 Completed

01. "J" is for January: Read a book in which the title starts with J or the author's first or last name starts with J.
Just Over the Mountain by Robyn Carr
OR
Head Over Heels by Jill Shalvis
02. Happy Birthday!: (January 5th) Happy Birthday to Me!
Hidden Summit by Robyn Carr
03. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.
Skip
04. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series.
Dance Upon the Air by Nora Roberts
05. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.
Crown of Crystal Flame by C.L. Wilson
06. Elementary, My Dear Watson: Read a classic Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle or adaptions of the same or any mystery book.
Skip
07. Year of the Dragon: Read a book with a dragon on the cover or with 'dragon' in the title or a book with a dragon-shifter.
Kiss of Fate by Deborah Cooke
08. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australian author or set in Australia or a book with at least 2 of these colors: Blue, Red or White on the cover.
Her Best Friend by Sarah Mayberry
09. New Year: Read a book by a new-to-you author.
The Perfect Rake by Anne Gracie
OR
In Bed with a Highlander by Maya Banks
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.
Hearts and Swords: Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. Owens

Just Over the Mountain (Grace Valley Trilogy, #2) by Robyn Carr XXX Head Over Heels (Lucky Harbor, #3) by Jill Shalvis XXX Hidden Summit (Virgin River, #17) by Robyn Carr XXX Dance Upon the Air (Three Sisters Island, #1) by Nora Roberts XXX Crown of Crystal Flame (Tairen Soul, #5) by C.L. Wilson XXX Kiss of Fate (Dragonfire, #3) by Deborah Cooke XXX Her Best Friend (Harlequin Superromance, #1626) by Sarah Mayberry XXX The Perfect Rake (The Merridew Sisters, #1) by Anne Gracie XXX In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks XXX Hearts and Swords Four Original Stories of Celta by Robin D. Owens XXX


message 17: by ~KarenH~, Moderator (last edited Dec 23, 2011 02:01PM) (new)

~KarenH~ | 4865 comments I'm in, but I'm only committing to 5 this month. I decided to get back to the Outlander series and try to finally finish it, and 55+ hours of audio for 1 book is going to put a serious dent in the number of books I'll get through in a month! :)


message 18: by Lauren (last edited Jan 06, 2012 05:16AM) (new)

Lauren (laurenjberman) I'm in too. Will probably do 8.
Complete: 3/8

1. January: Running Hot by Jayne Ann Krentz (Jan 1)
2. Happy Birthday Beth: When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn
3. South Africa: Riptide by Cherry Adair
4. First in Series:Bitter Night by Dinah Pharoah Francis
5. Year of the Dragon: Kiss of Fire by Deborah Cook
6. Australia Day: Over the Edge by Suzanne Brockmann
7. New Author: Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh (Jan 1)
8. Reader's Choice:The Darkest Night by Gena Showalter (Jan 5)


message 19: by MountainKat, Moderator (new)

MountainKat | 11285 comments I'm going to try for 5 this month! I will post as I go.


message 20: by Barbara ★ (new)

Barbara ★ | 3190 comments READ: 0/10
1. January: Hidden Fire - Jo Davis
2. Happy Birthday Angie!: Grave Sight - Charlaine Harris
3. South Africa: Those in Peril - Wilbur Smith
4. First in Series:The Gathering - Kelley Armstrong
5. Friday the 13th:No Werewolves Allowed - Cheyenne McCray
6. Elementary My Dear Watson:6 Killer Bodies - Stephanie Bond
7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Bound - Thea Harrison
8. Australia Day:Magic or Madness - Justine Larbalestier
9. New Author:The Twisted Tale of Stormy Gale - Christine Bell
10. Reader's Choice: 10th Anniversary - James Patterson

Hidden Fire (Firefighters of Station Five, #3) by Jo Davis Grave Sight (Harper Connelly, #1) by Charlaine Harris Those in Peril by Wilbur A. Smith The Gathering (Darkness Rising, #1) by Kelley Armstrong No Werewolves Allowed (Night Tracker, #2) by Cheyenne McCray 6 Killer Bodies (Body Movers, #6) by Stephanie Bond Dragon Bound (Elder Races, #1) by Thea Harrison Magic or Madness (Magic or Madness, #1) by Justine Larbalestier The Twisted Tale of Stormy Gale by Christine Bell (aka Chloe Cole) 10th Anniversary (Women's Murder Club, #10) by James Patterson


message 21: by FlibBityFLooB (new)

FlibBityFLooB I'll go for 3. I've been really slow with my challenges for the last while :)

1. Starts with J - Just For You by Mykles
2. Birthday (Fiza) - Divergent by Roth
3. My Choice - Touch of Power by Snyder

Just For You by Jet Mykles Divergent (Divergent, #1) by Veronica Roth Touch of Power (Healer, #1) by Maria V. Snyder


message 22: by Alexis (last edited Jan 06, 2012 12:45PM) (new)

Alexis (LexaReads) | 375 comments January 2012 Monthly Challenge
1/1-1/31
1/5

1. J is for January Hot Six by Janet Evanovich
2. Happy Birthday Angie! Torment by Lauren Kate 1/6
4. First in Series My Soul to Take by Rachel Vincent
7. The Year of the Dragon The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
10. Reader's Choice City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

Hot Six (Stephanie Plum, #6) by Janet Evanovich Torment (Fallen, #2) by Lauren Kate My Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1) by Rachel Vincent The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare


message 23: by Erin (new)

Erin (erin-b) | 790 comments I'm in for 5. Not sure which 5 yet but I'll post a list soon.


message 24: by Drew (new)

Drew Constance (Authenticangelblissgmailcom) | 32 comments I will sure be in for this challenge. I am so excited. I love adapting to these challenges. I will have to come back in a few days and see which ones I am doing. Still gotta finish Decembers TBR.


message 25: by Lady Jaye (last edited Jan 11, 2012 11:16AM) (new)

Lady Jaye (lady-jaye) | 140 comments I'm in for 5, too.

RRRC January Monthly Challenge
1 Jan - 31 Jan 2012
5/5 Read


2. Happy Birthday Lacy! Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie (12 Jan) ★★★

4. First-in-Series: Storm Front by Jim Butcher (3.Jan) ★★★★

6. Elementary, my dear Watson: The Scandal in Bohemia by A.C. Doyle (7.Jan) ★★★★

9. New Year: Touch the Dark by Karen Chance (10 Jan) ★★

10. Reader's Choice: Bone Crossed by Patricia Briggs (2.Jan) ★★★★

Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple #1) by Agatha Christie Storm Front by Jim Butcher The Scandal in Bohemia (Penguin Readers, Level 3) by Arthur Conan Doyle Touch the Dark (Cassandra Palmer, #1) by Karen Chance Bone Crossed (Mercedes Thompson, #4) by Patricia Briggs


message 26: by Lili (last edited Jan 22, 2012 05:51PM) (new)

Lili | 343 comments January Monthly Challenge
Duration: January 1 to January 31, 2012
06/05 Completed



1. 'J' is for January: Jacquelyn Frank. Adam 01/12****

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a January birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose name/nickname starts with the same letter as yours. If no one has the same letter, choose someone with the closest letter to yours alphabetically. January Birthday List

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.

4. First-in-Series: Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James 01/10*****
5. Friday the 13th: Lothaire by Kresley Cole 01/14****
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Not So Innocent by Laura Lee Guhrke 01/15***

7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Bound by Thea Harrison

8. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australia author or set in Australia or a book with at least two of these colors: Blue, Red or White in the cover.

9. New Year: Fifty Shades Darker by E.L. James 01/15*****
10. Reader's Choice: Fifty Shades Freed by E.L. James 01/22****


message 27: by Drew (last edited Jan 14, 2012 09:48PM) (new)

Drew Constance (Authenticangelblissgmailcom) | 32 comments 1. 'J' is for January: Jessica Rules the Dark Side- Beth Fantasky

4. First-in-Series:. Across the Universe – Beth Revis

9. New Year : The Vampire Shrink – Lynda Hilburn

10. Reader's Choice: Unearthly- Cynthia Hand

Deleted the ones I have finished !!! 4 to go !!!


message 28: by Joann (new)

Joann | 973 comments I'm in for 8 this month.

RRRC January Monthly Challenge

Duration: January 1, 2012 - January 31, 2012

0/8 Read



1. 'J' is for January: Blueberry Muffin Murder by Joanne Fluke
2. Happy Birthday Jane(Janelba)!: I am Number Four by Pitticus Lore
4. First-in-Series: Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost
5. Friday the 13th: The Reaping by M.Leighton
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Lemon Meringue Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke
7. Year of the Dragon: What A Dragon Should Know
9. New Year: In Bed with a Highlander by Maya Banks
10. Reader's Choice: Sacred Sins by Nora Roberts

Blueberry Muffin Murder (Hannah Swensen, #3) by Joanne Fluke I am Number Four (Lorien Legacies, #1) by Pittacus Lore Halfway to the Grave (Night Huntress, #1) by Jeaniene Frost The Reaping (The Fahllen, #1) by M. Leighton Lemon Meringue Pie Murder (Hannah Swensen, #4) by Joanne Fluke What A Dragon Should Know (Dragon Kin, #3) by G.A. Aiken In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks Sacred Sins (SS/BV, #1) by Nora Roberts


message 29: by Ceej (last edited Dec 24, 2011 06:42AM) (new)

Ceej (drqangel) | 1015 comments 2012 January Monthly Challenge

0/8

1. 'J' is for January: An Irresistible Bachelor
2. Happy Birthday!: Storm Born(happy birthday Caroline)
4. First-in-Series: In Bed with a Highlander
5. Friday the 13th:
7. Year of the Dragon:
8. Australia Day: Other Men's Wives: A Novel
9. New Year: This Fire Down in My Soul
10. Reader's Choice:


message 30: by taita (new)

taita I'll shoot for 3.


message 31: by Heather (last edited Jan 16, 2012 10:37AM) (new)

Heather (heathermb) | 48 comments Read: 10/10


1. 'J' is for January: Halfway to the Grave 1/16
2. Happy Birthday Heather (heyo4ever!: Deadly Night 1/7
3. Geography: Prelude to a Scandal 1/5
4. First-in-Series: Seduction & Scandal 1/4
5. Friday the 13th: We Have Always Lived in the Castle 1/4
6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Treachery in Death 1/15
7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Bound 1/10
8. Australia Day: Harvest Heat 1/5
9. New Year : Dark Protector 1/9
10. Reader's Choice: Lothaire 1/11

Read:
Seduction & Scandal (The Brethren Guardians, #1) by Charlotte Featherstone We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson Harvest Heat (Australian, #1) by Carol Lynne Prelude to a Scandal (Scandal, #1) by Delilah Marvelle Deadly Night (Flynn Brothers, #1) by Heather Graham Dark Protector (Paladins of Darkness, #1) by Alexis Morgan Dragon Bound (Elder Races, #1) by Thea Harrison Lothaire (Immortals After Dark, #12) by Kresley Cole Treachery in Death (In Death, #32) by J.D. Robb Halfway to the Grave (Night Huntress, #1) by Jeaniene Frost

To Read:


message 32: by Dragana (new)

Dragana (diaryofthebookdragon) 2012 January Monthly Challenge
Duration: 1.1.2012. - 31.1.2012.
Books read: 0/3


'J' is for January (author's last name starts with 'J') ~ New Spring
First-in-Series (first book in a series) ~ In Bed with a Highlander
New Year (new-to-you author) ~ How to Marry a Millionaire Vampire

Starting small, but maybe I will increase my goal if I see that I have more time. :)


message 33: by Fran, Moderator (last edited Jan 02, 2012 03:42PM) (new)

Fran | 9801 comments 2012 January Monthly Challenge

Not sure how many yet, but will try for 6

J is for January: Heaven by Jet Mykles
Happy Birthday theandrelle!: New Year's Kiss by Tielle St. Clare
First in series: Born at Midnight or Infinite Days
Australia Day (red and white cover):Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
New Year: Werewolf in the North Woods by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Reader's Choice: In Bed with a Highlander or Four Play


message 34: by Emily (last edited Jan 29, 2012 08:40PM) (new)

Emily | 527 comments I'm in

COMPLETED
1. 'J' is for January: Justice by Laurann Dohner
2. Happy Birthday!: Go Fetch! by Shelley Laurenston *Lisa
3. Geography: Australians Housekeeper Bride by Lindsay Armstrong
4. First-in-Series: Mate For A King by Marisa Chenery
5. Friday the 13th: Minion by L.A. Banks
6. Elementary, my dear Watson:The Search by Iris Johnson
7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Actually by G.A. Aiken
8. Australia Day: Bobby by Cat Johnson
9. New Year : Hard to Resist by Natalie Rosewood
10. Reader's Choice: Poppy's Passion by Stephanie Beck


message 35: by Julianna (new)

Julianna (authorjuliannad) | 1611 comments Count me in. I'll post as I go.


message 36: by NotSuitable4Work (last edited Jan 20, 2012 10:38AM) (new)

NotSuitable4Work | 4 comments I'm in for 5! :)

1. 'J' is for January: Jill Shalvis "Head Over Heels" Completed 1/16
2. Happy Birthday!: I am reading from Lisa's list and it will be "Songbird" by Maya Banks Completed 1/19
4. First-in-Series: "The Next Always" by Nora Roberts
9. New Year : "Rocky Mountain Heat" by Vivian Arend
10. Reader's Choice: "Something Borrowed" Emily Giffin

Head Over Heels (Lucky Harbor, #3) by Jill Shalvis Songbird by Maya Banks The Next Always (Inn BoonsBoro, #1) by Nora Roberts Rocky Mountain Heat (6 Pack Ranch, #1) by Vivian Arend Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel, #1) by Emily Giffin


message 37: by Pam (last edited Jan 26, 2012 08:55PM) (new)

Pam (txpam) | 137 comments I think I'll do 5 ....5/5 completed

****************** I FINISHED ************************

1. 'J' is for January: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'. BRIDAL JITTERS by Jayne Castle...1/15

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a January birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose name/nickname starts with the same letter as yours. If no one has the same letter, choose someone with the closest letter to yours alphabetically. January Birthday List..skip

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa...skip

4. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series....FORBIDDEN (BOOK 1 THE RAPTOR CASTLE SERIES) by Sophia Johnson....1/10/2012

5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title...skip

6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Read a classic Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle or adaptations of the same or any mystery book...skip

7. Year of the Dragon: Read a book with dragon on the cover or on the title or a book with dragon-shifter...skip

8. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australia author or set in Australia or a book with at least two of these colors: Blue, Red or White in the cover/I chose a book with a red and white cover....THE KING'S MISTRESS by Sandy Blair....1/26

9. New Year : Read a book by a new-to-you author.. BELOVED ENEMY by Janet Miller....1/26

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.... SEDUCED (BOOK 2 THE RAPTOR CASTLE SERIES)by Sophia Johnson....1/14

I'm in and will post my choices later.


message 38: by Veronica (last edited Jan 19, 2012 04:08PM) (new)

Veronica (bellamuerte) | 5 comments 2/5

4. First-in-Series: One for the Money by Janet Evanovich (January 19)

10. Reader's Choice: 1984 by George Orwell (January 18)


message 39: by Terra (last edited Jan 20, 2012 07:52AM) (new)

Terra (skibunny84) 5/5

1. 'J' is for January: Just Wicked Enough By Lorriane Heath January 9

4. First-in-Series: Texas Rain by Jodi Thomas January 17

7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon's Oath By P.C. & Kristin Cast January 20

9. New Year : Texas Destiny by Lorraine Heath

10. Reader's Choice: Reckless By Anne Stuart January 14

Challenge Duration: January 1 to January 31, 2012

Just Wicked Enough (Rogues and Roses, #2) by Lorraine Heath * Texas Rain (Whispering Mountain, #1) by Jodi Thomas * Dragon's Oath (House of Night Novellas, #1) by P.C. Cast * Texas Destiny (Texas Trilogy, #1) by Lorraine Heath * Reckless (The House of Rohan, #2) by Anne Stuart


message 40: by Cathy (new)

Cathy Galloway | 636 comments I'm in for 10.


message 41: by Hina (last edited Dec 25, 2011 07:04PM) (new)

Hina (hinaj) | 2579 comments 0/10 Completed


1. 'J' is for January: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J'.

2. Happy Birthday!: Read a book from a January birthday celebrant's GR bookshelf whose name/nickname starts with the same letter as yours. If no one has the same letter, choose someone with the closest letter to yours alphabetically. January Birthday List

3. Geography: Read a book whose author, character or setting is from South Africa.

4. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series.

5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.

6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Read a classic Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle or adaptations of the same or any mystery book.

7. Year of the Dragon: Eternal Embers by Tessa Adams.

8. Australia Day: Read a book by an Australia author or set in Australia or a book with at least two of these colors: Blue, Red or White in the cover.

9. New Year : Read a book by a new-to-you author.

10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice.


message 42: by Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (last edited Jan 21, 2012 02:22PM) (new)

Sallie(GeorgiaGirl) (shuga) | 972 comments J: Days of Gold (Edilean, #2) by Jude Deveraux READ 01.20.2012
B-Day(caroline): Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, #5) by Richelle Mead
S Africa: The Man in the Brown Suit (Agatha Christie Collection) by Agatha Christie
1st in a Series: Ill Wind (Weather Warden, #1) by Rachel Caine
Friday 13th: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling
Elementary My Dear Watson: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
Year of the Dragon: You Slay Me (Aisling Grey Guardian, #1) by Katie MacAlister
Australia Day: Tempting Evil (Riley Jenson Guardian, #3) by Keri Arthur
New Year: Minion (Vampire Huntress Legend, #1) by L.A. Banks
Reader's Choice: Tiger's Curse (The Tiger Saga, #1) by Colleen Houck READ 01.12.2012





message 43: by Sandra (last edited Dec 26, 2011 06:23AM) (new)

Sandra | 4260 comments RRRC January Monthly Challenge 2012

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1. 'J' - Jayne Castle - Canyons of Night
2. Happy Birthday Steph! - Chased by Moonlight
4. First-in-Series - Masked by Moonlight
6. Elementary, my dear Watson - The Sherlockian
7. Year of the Dragon - The Dragon Who Loved Me
8. Australia Day - Keri Arthur - Mercy Burns
9. New Year - Xakara - A Way to a Dragon's Heart
10. Choice - TBD

Canyons of Night (The Arcane Society,#12, Looking Glass Trilogy,#3, Harmony, #8) by Jayne Castle Chased by Moonlight (Moonlight , #2) by Nancy Gideon Masked by Moonlight (Moonlight , #1) by Nancy Gideon The Sherlockian by Graham Moore The Dragon Who Loved Me (Dragon Kin, #5) by G.A. Aiken Mercy Burns (Myth and Magic, #2) by Keri Arthur A Way to a Dragon's Heart by Xakara


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Lacy (lacy_stewart) | 1838 comments I'm in for 5 and I will post as I go!

RRRC January Monthly Challenge 2012

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message 45: by Amy ~Lover of Books~ (last edited Dec 26, 2011 02:22PM) (new)

Amy ~Lover of Books~ | 957 comments 0/4-5? Completed

1. 'J' is for January: TBD

4. First-in-Series: TBD

9. New Year: TBD

10. Reader's Choice: TBD


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Kristie (kriscamacho) | 1 comments I'm in for 4 in January.


4. First in Series: Unveiled (Turner #1)
5. Friday the 13th: Reawakening(Forever Dead #1)
9. New Year: Wallflowers: A Wallflower Christmas
10.Reader's Choice: Triangles
Unveiled (Turner, #1) by Courtney Milan A Wallflower Christmas (Wallflowers, #5) by Lisa Kleypas Triangles by Ellen Hopkins


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Hayley (mrsjohnson1985) I'm in for 5 this month.

*January 2012 Monthly Challenge*


1. 'J' is for January: Dark Lover by J.R. Ward

4. First-in-Series: Even Now by Karen Kingsbury

8. Australia Day: Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas
(Red/White Cover)

9. New Year : Get A Clue by Jill Shalvis

10. Reader's Choice: Shelter Mountain by Robyn Carr

Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #1) by J.R. Ward Even Now (Lost Love Series, #1) by Karen Kingsbury Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas Get A Clue by Jill Shalvis Shelter Mountain (Virgin River, #2) by Robyn Carr


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Dawn (dawn_E) | 157 comments Jan 2012 Monthly Challenges

RRRC January Monthly Challenge
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1. 'J' is for January: A Lot Like Love by Julie James 1.2
2. Happy Birthday!: The Mane Event 1.14
3. Geography: Hush by Cherry Adair
4. First-in-Series: Grave Witch 1.10

5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title.

6. Elementary, my dear Watson: Naked in Death
7. Year of the Dragon: Dragon Bound 1.11
8. Australia Day: Full Moon Rising by Keri Arthur
9. New Year : Half-Blood
10. Reader's Choice: Hunt the Moon 1.15

The Mane Event (Pride, #1) by Shelly Laurenston A Lot Like Love (FBI, #2) by Julie James Hush (Lodestone Trilogy, #1) by Cherry Adair Grave Witch (Alex Craft, #1) by Kalayna Price Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb Dragon Bound (Elder Races, #1) by Thea Harrison Full Moon Rising (Riley Jenson Guardian, #1) by Keri Arthur Half-Blood (Covenant, #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout Hunt the Moon (Cassandra Palmer, #5) by Karen Chance


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Desperado (lethallovely) | 822 comments January 2012 RRRC Monthly Challenge
Goal: 0/8 Completed

1. "J" read:
Jealous And Freakn' by Eve Langlais
2. Happy Birthday to ME!: A Million Suns by Beth Revis
4. First-in-Series: In Bed with a Highlander by Maya Banks
5. Fright Night: Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
7. Here, There Be Dragons: Stormwalker by Allyson James
8. Australian Outback: Lothaire by Kresley Cole
9. New-to-Me: TBD
10. Reader's Choice: TBD

Jealous And Freakn' (Freakn' Shifters, #2) by Eve Langlais A Million Suns (Across the Universe, #2) by Beth Revis In Bed with a Highlander (McCabe Trilogy, #1) by Maya Banks Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion Stormwalker (Stormwalker, #1) by Allyson James Lothaire (Immortals After Dark, #12) by Kresley Cole TBD


message 50: by Kheng (new)

Kheng (khenglinggg) | 8 comments I'll try for 5:
1. 'J' is for January: Read a book that starts with 'J' or a book whose author's first or last name starts with 'J' : Follow Me- Joanna Scott.
4. First-in-Series: Read a book which is the first book in a series: City of Bones
5. Friday the 13th: Read a horror book or a book with monsters in it or the word 'monster' in the title:The Darkest Room
9. New Year : Read a book by a new-to-you author: Room- Emma Donoghue.
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choice: Safe Haven


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