Tuesday, December 27, 2016

January Scattergories

The Lost Challenges discussion on goodreads

The general rules of Scattergories are you are given a list of categories and a time limit. Then the letter dice is rolled and you have to come up with something that matches your letter and the category.

This “Challenge” works in conjunction with the other challenges you may participate in this month. You may use a book to fulfill multiple items (you don't have to read 12 books this month...don't worry!) While you are fulfilling the requirements of your other challenges, be on the lookout for the following items (they may be on the cover or mentioned in the book):

The Challenge: I will post a list of 12 categories, 6 general relating to any book, and 6 specific to that month. On the last day of the month before, I will post the letter of the month. You can start reading on the 1st. The goal is to get as many points as possible by the end of the month.

January 1, 2017-January 31, 2017

1. Book Title: Galahad in Jeans Jennifer Blake 1/2/17
2. Author: Kailin Gow Never Say Never 1/26/17
3. Main Character: Grace Love the One You're With Lauren Layne 1/19/17
4. Secondary Character: Giselle Undo Me M. Robinson 1/6/17
5. Place: Green Willow Recovery Center That Time with Sugar Tess Oliver 1/28/17
6. Cover:  GRAPES
At Home on Ladybug Farm (Ladybug Farm #2) by Donna Ball At Home on Ladybug Farm Donna Ball 1/20/17

January specials:
January's gem is garnet which represents constancy. The flower is a carnation. The zodiac signs for January is Capricorn (December 22 - January 19) and Aquarius (January 20 - February 18) and The Common Sense by Thomas Paine was published on January 10, 1776. January is National BOOK Month, National Hot TEA month, National SOUP Month, National HOBBY Month January * is Elvis Presley's BIRTHDAY . January is also usually when people set RESOLUTIONS to improve themselves in the new year. 

7. Book Ghost Killer Robin D. Owens 1/29/17

8. Tea (a flavor) Desperate Measures Elle Casey 1/31/17 p 156 Earl Grey? Green? Mint?

9. Soup (a flavor)

10. Hobby (a hobby or hobby type interest)  A Question of Honor Charles Todd 1/18/17 p 277 My mother did know, because her grandfather had grafted grapes, and apple trees and even roses, as a hobby.

11. Birthday (a word that represents birthday to you)  The Year We Fell Down Sarina Bowen 1/4/17 p. 77 So my gift to Corey is that I’m making a giant batch of my famous sangria.

12. Resolution (a resolution) 

And the letter is...

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