Wednesday, July 26, 2017

TLC Opposites Attract

The Lost Challenges discussion on goodreads


For this challenge you will need to read pairs of books that are opposite to each other.

Duration: 1 year from your start date

Level One – 5 -10 pairs
Level Two – 11-15 pairs
Level Three – 16+ pairs 


Option One: Title Opposites – Read books with opposite words in the titles

Hot - Hot Blooded
Cold - Cold Mountain

Option Two – Read books with plots that are opposites - Tell us how they are opposite

Male mc / Female mc 
Happy ending / Sad ending 
Summer setting / Winter setting

Option Three – Spell It Out – Spell out pairs of words using author names and titles. ("The", "An" and "A" should be ignored)


Y - Yellow Crocus
E - The Zig Zag Girl - Elly Griffiths
S - The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck

N - Nevermore
O - Of Mice and Men

Option Four – Mix and match. Do some of each of the three options.

N.B: You do not need to read your book pairs back to back. Any time within the time frame is fine.


*For each book that you read please post a link to the book, the author and the date you finished it.
*Each book may only be used for one task or letter
*To count a book towards a challenge you must read the majority of it after the start date of the challenge.
* Where more than one option is given for a task, please state which option your book relates to.
*Please explain briefly how your book fits a task.
*If the task relates to the cover of your book, please post the cover AND the book link.
*All genres and formats are fine.
*Re-reads are allowed.
*No page minimum.

*Please update your original post as you go but also post an occasional message to let us know how you're getting on, if you would like to.

*When you have finished please re-post your whole challenge as a new message or you will not be considered to have completed the challenge and we will not be able to award your Hall of Fame badge 

(Even if you don't hit the level you were aiming for by the deadline, please re-post your challenge anyway as you may still be eligible for a lower level badge.)

Please see TLC Standard Challenge Rules for further details.

Opposites Attract
Duration: 7/22/17-7/22/18
Level One – 5 -10 pairs
Option One: Title Opposites

1. Come/Go (in title)Come Sundown Nora Roberts 7/23/17Baby, Don't Go Stephanie Bond 8/16/17

2. Angel/Devil (in title)
Snow Angel Cove RaeAnne Thayne 7/27/17Devils and Details Devon Monk 8/3/17

3. Hands/Feet (covers) ???
Any Time, Any Place (Billionaire Builders, #2) by Jennifer Probst
Any Time, Any Place Jennifer Probst 8/7/17
Everywhere and Every Way (Billionaire Builders, #1) by Jennifer Probst
Everywhere and Every Way Jennifer Probst 8/6/17

4. Redemption/Downfall (in title)
Redemption Bay RaeAnne Thayne 7/28/17Downfall J.A. Jance 8/16/17

5. Queen/King (in title)
American Queen Sierra Simone 9/11/17The Bourbon Kings J.R. Ward 9/14/17

6. Day/Night
Every Day David Levithan 1/30/18Once Upon a Moonlit Night Elizabeth Hoyt 12/10/17

7. Angel/Devil (in title)
The Angels' Share J.R. Ward 9/15/17 Devil's Cut J.R. Ward 9/15/17

8. Less/More (in title)
Love You More Lisa Gardner 9/4/17Less than a Treason Dana Stabenow 9/16/17

9. Last/First (in title)
Last Song London Casey (Karolyn James) 10/28/17First Drop of Crimson Jeaniene Frost 10/31/17

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