Saturday, November 15, 2008

Winter 08 Challenge

Winter Challenge December 1 - February 28

The main link for the challenge on Shelfari is here ..


1. Select 5,10, or 15 books to read that fit the category.
2. Post your list on the discussion board (Name’s Winter Challenge List)
3. If you need title suggestions please use the Discussion titled WINTER TITLE SUGGESTIONS if you don't see it please search (to try and minimize number of discussions)
4. Once you have read a book please find the corresponding discussion by searching you can search by 08 Winter # and use the number that corresponds with the list. (one will be created for each number on December 1, again, to try and minimize number of discussions) and post the book and title you read and rating, and review.
5. It is not required, but if you could post your review on the blog that would be great.
6. Reviews on the blog please include labels list the rating, author, and # of challenge only.
7. Audio books are okay
8. Rereads are okay
9. You can change your list at anytime

NOW FOR THE LIST... but I might change things :)

1. Reader’s Choice Place any book here DONE
Many Bloody Returns (Anthology with Charlaine Harris)

2. Book that was read and Reviewed in the Fall Challenge DONE
Dead To The World By Charlaine Harris reviewed for Fall Challenge by Kristina

3. Read a book that has a “D” word in it for December DONE
Living Dead in Dallas (Charlaine Harris)

4. Read a book that has an arranged marriage or Marriage of Convenience (AAR Special Titles could be a big help!)
Charming The Prince (Teresa Medeiros)

5. For Valentines Day, read a book that has love, kiss or heart in the title
You Suck: A Love Story (Christopher Moore)

6. Read a book by Lisa Kleypas

7. A book that makes you think about Christmas
The Magical Christmas Cat (Anthology)
Blue Christmas (Mary Kay Andrews) either here OR #13

8. A title that has 4 words in it DONE
Suzanne's Diary For Nicholas (James Patterson)

9. Read a story that has a military or civil servant (firefighter/cop/fbi/clan chief/commander) in it –can be any genre DONE
"B" Is For Burglar (Sue Grafton)

10. Read a book that has a Viking or Pirate in it! DONE
Club Dead (Charlaine Harris) 'Vampire Viking'

11. Pick a book that was first published in 2008

12. Read a series (Harlequin or Sillehoutte) DONE
Exotic Erotica Bundle by Eden Bradley, Jina Bacarr and Delilah Devlin

13. Read a book that the author has 3 names (ie Susan Elizabeth Phillips/ Karen Marie Moning) DONE
Memories of My Melancholy Whores (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)

14. For the New Year-Pick a book that has been in your TBR pile for a long time --Out w/ the old in w/ the new! DONE
Brokeback Mountain (Annie Proulx)

15. Read a book that has a “W” word for Winter DONE
Charlotte's Web by E. B. White

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