Saturday, June 11, 2016

RRRC 2016 June Word Hunt

Romance Readers Reading Challenges discussion on goodreads

Monthly Word Hunt 
1 - 30 June 2016

This challenge is to see if you can find all the words listed below within your reading for the month. You do not need to preselect a level.

The maximum number of words for each book is THREE. There is no page limit.

0-3 words : better luck next time
3-5 words : warming up
6-8 words : getting hotter
9-10 words : CHAMPION hunter!

almond All You Need is Love Marie Force 6/11/16 p. 226 In the kitchen he retrieved the almond-scented massage oil he'd gotten at the store as well as the special balm they sold to combat muscle soreness.

bent Skin Deep Pamela Clare 6/11/16 Loc 2667 Sophie bent down, planted a kiss on Emily’s head.

fork Skin Deep Pamela Clare 6/11/16 ... Loc 2665 table in Marc’s office, together with a plastic fork and napkin.

ghost Unbroken Melody Grace 6/12/16 p. 5 Emerson isn’t the only ghost lurking in this town.

grill Just the Way You Are Anita Louise 6/12/16 p. 96 “How about I throw a couple of steaks on the grill for dinner?” he said.

hit All You Need is Love Marie Force 6/11/16 p. 105 Yes, I am the one who hit poor Fred.

odd All You Need is Love Marie Force 6/11/16 p. 232 He gave her an odd look that she didn't have time to question before Elmer was bounding down the stairs from the front porch to greet them both with hugs.

paper Skin Deep Pamela Clare 6/11/16 Loc 2647 He reached for the paper only to find his father had already cut it to pieces.

robot Worth It All Claudia Connor 6/26/16 p. 13 "Is that a robot?” Casey asked him.

village To Know Her Is to Love Her Marie Force 6/11/16 p. 17 We're going to check out Bleecker Street and the Village on the way home, and then we've got dinner with my dad.

For our over-achievers who just need some extra words because the above weren't enough...

Unlike with the 10 words above - you must find the EXACT word to claim these bonus words, and I try to make them hard.

carcass Highland Soldiers 1: The Enemy J.L. Jarvis 6/14/16 p 245 And I looked at each bloated, drowned carcass.

glutton On the Rocks Erin Duffy 6/20/16 p. 99 Well, maybe we're gluttons for punishment.

lollipop When I'm With You Harper Sloan 6/18/16 p. 13 It takes me no time to get the drink measured out, sugar around the rim, and the lollipop wrapper off.

scenic To Know Her Is to Love Her Marie Force 6/11/16 p 1 As Long Island Sound came into view, Will realized he'd forgotten how scenic this part of Connecticut was.


To prove that you have found the word, please quote the page, percentage or LOC (Kindle) and include the sentence in which it appears.

Audiobooks are allowed so long as you can quote the page/%/LOC and the sentence. (Eg Using whispersync or finding that sentence in some other way.)

You must find the actual word or the word's root word must be at the core with the meaning essentially remaining the same ~ just turned into a noun, adjective, adverb etc. No prefixes or hyphenated extensions. An extension is allowed where it is often the accepted spelling eg goodbye or good-bye.

Where a word has more than one meaning, either meaning may be used. Eg coast (beachfront) or coast (moving without effort) etc

Please post all entries, updates, final posts and questions in this thread.

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