Friday, April 28, 2017

If the Shoe Fits

WACKY READING CHALLENGES discussion on goodreads

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If the Shoe Fits
Duration: Open Ended Challenge - Starting May 1, 2017


There are 3 ways to complete a task for this challenge. 
You may mix and match how you choose to fulfill each task.
1. Tasks
2. Covers - Find the shoe on the cover. It must be the exact shoe. Post the cover, please.
3. Find the word in the text. It must be the exact word. Show us the book, author, page number/Loc and sentence. 
e.g. Cowboy, It's Cold Outside Katherine Garbera Loc 82 His jeans were faded, his thighs solid and his cowboy boots looked worn not new. 

*Levels*
Shoe Pile: 15-19
Shoe Danger Zone: 20-25
Shoe Addiction: 26-30 ***My Choice***

Tasks:
Thigh High Boots 
Read a book with a character that is in the fashion business OR a book set in the Victorian Era (1837-1901).
Knee High Boots Read a book with a MPG of War/Military OR with a character that was in the service.
Wellington Boots Read a book set in the UK OR with a character that is a DUKE.
Cowboy Boots Read a Western OR a book where a character rides a horse.
Ugg Boots Read a book set in Australia or New Zealand OR a book featuring twins.
Timberland Boots Read a book with a blue collar worker OR a TOUGH character. 
Gladiator Boots Read a book that can be described as a "trashy" OR with a character that has been called trashy or garbage.
Bondage Boots Read an Erotic/BDSM book OR a book with a sexy scene. 
Wedge Booties Read a "thick" book (over 400 pages) OR a book with the first letter of each word in the title found in SALVATORE FERRAGAMO - 3 word minimum.
Litas Read a book with a character who is a musician OR with a character or author named Jeffrey or Campbell.

Gladiators Read a book set in/or what was the Roman Empire OR in ancient times. 
Option 3 - Gladiators Dare to Desire Carly Phillips 5/4/17 Loc 298 “No, I think the plan was to throw us in here like gladiators and see who survived.”

Clogs 
Read a book with a character that works in a kitchen/restaurant.
Any Day Now Robyn Carr 5/3/17


Mules Read a book with a character that works in the movie business OR a book whose author's first and last name starts with the same letter, eg. Marilyn Monroe.
Slingbacks Read a book that tells the story in the past and present at the same time OR uses more than one POV.

Monk Read a book that is a Series #4 or later OR a book with a cover that can be described as PLAIN.
What it Takes Shannon Stacey 5/2/17

Loafer Read a book with a lazy good-for-nothing character OR with a character whose name starts with a letter in LOAFER. Tell us the name.
Converse Read a book with a MC that is an athlete OR a child/teenager.
Oxfords Read a book with a character that is a business person OR set at a university/college.
Ballerina Flats Read a book with a character who is a dancer OR a character or author named Audrey or Marie (in any form). Marie OR Audrey 
Slip On Read a book that can be described as a "no-brainer" OR with a character that rides a bicycle or skateboard.
Moccasin Read a book with a Native American character OR by your favorite author.
Dockside Read a book from this list Ships on the Cover OR where a character goes on a boat/ship.

Stiletto Read a book with an Italian character OR a SPY novel.
Option 3 - Stiletto All You Need Lorelei James 5/5/17 p 79 She was so smoking hot her stilettos should’ve left scorch marks on the pavement.

Kitten Heel Read a book set or published in the 1950s OR with a cat (of any kind) on the cover.
Platform Read a book set or published in the 1970s OR where a character goes to a night club.
Peep Toe Read a book set in a warm climate (tell us where that is) OR whose author was born between 1940-1970.
Pump Read a book with a title that has four letters OR where a character gets revenge. Tell us how.
Scarpin Read a book with a page count between 125 and 150 OR with something long or thin on the cover. Show us the cover.
Mary Janes Read a YA or Childrens' book.

Flip Flops Read a Beach or Summer book. Summer of Change Elena Aitken 5/4/17

Challenge Rules:
Books should be at least 125 pages. All formats are acceptable. Re-reads are fine--just be sure to re-read the entire book. 
When updating your challenge with books you've read, please include the title, author, and date you finished reading the book.
Please show which option you chose.
Repost your challenge when you have completed the challenge, so I can mark you finished!

Need to find a book?

Books set in 1950s 

You can find links to these lists from the one above.
Fiction set in 1900s
Fiction set in 1910s
Fiction set in 1920s
Fiction set in 1930s
Fiction set in 1940s
Fiction set in 1960s
Fiction set in the 1970s
Fiction set in the 1980s
Fiction set in the 1990s

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