Tuesday, March 27, 2018

TLC Duos OR Trios

The Lost Challenges discussion on goodreads

Yearly Challenges       Duos OR Trios      

This is a challenge that I wrote for another group several years ago. It's a BFTP for me! I just freshened it up a bit. I hope y'all enjoy it.


Duos OR Trios
Duration: April 1, 2018-March 31, 2019

Decide if you want to read 2 or 3 books for each category.
Then pick an level. You may be reading as few as 20 books or as many as 90.
Please post the cover for the tasks that ask for covers.

Level 1: Choose 10 categories.
Level 2: Choose 20 categories.
Level 3: Choose 30 categories.

Read books that have/are:

1. Same Title Ex. Midnight Sun by Lisa Jackson OR Midnight Sun by Jo Nesbø

2. Same Author

3. Same word in the title  Ex. Midnight Sun - Midnight Bayou - Bayou Moon
Pucked Over Helena Hunting 4/17/18
Forever Pucked Helena Hunting 4/18/18
Pucked Off Helena Hunting 4/18/18

4. Cover with a vehicle - car, boat, bike, etc.
Under Locke by Mariana Zapata Under Locke Mariana Zapata 5/5/18
Stillhouse Lake (Stillhouse Lake, #1) by Rachel Caine Stillhouse Lake Rachel Caine 5/6/18
Deadly Fate (Krewe of Hunters, #19) by Heather Graham Deadly Fate Heather Graham 5/18/18

5. The title is above the author’s name  Ex. Dark Symphony (Dark, #10) by Christine Feehan
Irresistible In Love (The Maverick Billionaires, #4) by Bella Andre Bella Andre 4/27/18
Chaser (Dive Bar, #3) by Kylie Scott Kylie Scott 4/26/18
Lakeshore Secrets (The McAdams Sisters, #1) by Shannyn Leah Lakeshore Secrets Shannyn Leah 5/9/18
6. The author’s name is above the title Ex. Dark Destiny (Dark, #13) by Christine Feehan
Tough Luck Hero (Copper Ridge, #5) by Maisey Yates Maisey Yates 4/3/18
Unraveling the Pieces (Ormond Beach, #3) by Terri DuLong Terri DuLong 4/9/18
Close Contact (Body Armor, #3) by Lori Foster Lori Foster 4/20/18

7. Cover is the same color
Rock Redemption (Rock Kiss, #3) by Nalini Singh Rock Redemption Nalini Singh 4/5/18
Rock Wedding (Rock Kiss, #4) by Nalini Singh Rock Wedding Nalini Singh 4/6/18
Dare to Touch (Dare to Love, #3) by Carly Phillips Dare to Touch Carly Phillips 5/19/18

8. Clothing on the cover/in title  Ex. Fading Starlight by Kathryn Cushman OR Nine Women, One Dress
Until You Loved Me (Silver Springs, #3) by Brenda Novak Until You Loved Me Brenda Novak 5/5/18
Two Sisters by Mary Hogan Two Sisters Mary Hogan 6/10/18

9. Sunset/sunrise on the cover
Farewell to Cedar Key by Terri DuLong Farewell to Cedar Key Terri DuLong 4/14/18
Porch Lights by Dorothea Benton Frank Porch Lights Dorothea Benton Frank 5/4/18

10. Torsos on cover Ex. The Girl in the Green Raincoat (Tess Monaghan, #11) by Laura Lippman OR Cover Fire (Valiant Knox #3) by Jess Anastasi
Man Hands (Man Hands, #1) by Sarina Bowen Man Hands Sarina Bowen 5/7/18
Control (Trojans MC #1) by Sam Crescent Control Sam Crescent 5/7/18
Lucas (Preston Brothers, #1) by Jay McLean Lucas Jay McLean 5/14/18

11. Same first or last name of the authors Ex. Karen Robards/Karen Barker/Clive Barker

12. Same genre

13. Cover with a prominent face Ex. The Last Place You Look (Roxane Weary, #1) by Kristen Lepionka
Dark Vow by Jayne Blue Dark Vow Jayne Blue 5/19/18
Wedding Bells Bundle Four Fun Romantic Comedies by Ginny Baird Wedding Bells Bundle: Four Fun Romantic Comedies Ginny Baird 6/8/18
Atticus A Woman’s Journey with the World’s Worst Behaved Dog by S. Bennett Atticus: A Woman’s Journey with the World’s Worst Behaved Dog S. Bennett 6/13/18

14. A book from your TBR - where ever it is
I Can See You Karen Rose 4/25/18
Find Her Lisa Gardner 4/30/18
Dark Queen Faith Hunter 5/2/18

15. A BOTM - can be from any group/library/internet - past or present
The Librarian and the Spy Susan Mann 4/28/18
The Woman in the Window A.J. Finn 5/13/18
Glass Houses Rachel Caine 6/15/18

16. A cover with a woman in a dress/man in suit Ex. Roar (Stormheart, #1) by Cora Carmack OR Even the Score by Beth Ehemann
The Earl's Defiant Wallflower (The Dukes of War, #2) by Erica Ridley The Earl's Defiant Wallflower Erica Ridley 4/8/18
Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor, #2) by Lisa Kleypas Rainshadow Road Lisa Kleypas 4/10/18
Dream Lake (Friday Harbor, #3) by Lisa Kleypas Dream Lake Lisa Kleypas 4/11/18

17. A holiday word in the title Ex. Fourth of July Creek OR Christmas Bliss

18. Cover with only two people
The Magnolia Story by Chip Gaines The Magnolia Story Chip Gaines Joanna Gaines 4/2/18
Kidnapped Cowboy (Captured Hearts, #1) by Lindsey Brookes Kidnapped Cowboy Lindsey Brookes 4/7/18
Star Dust (Fly Me to the Moon, #1) by Emma Barry Emma Barry 4/27/2018

19. Cover where the person is facing away  Ex. Everything We Keep (Everything #1) by Kerry Lonsdale OR Sugar & Gold (Dreamcatcher, #2) by Emma Scott
Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney Sometimes I Lie Alice Feeney 5/17/18
The Cottage At Glass Beach by Heather Barbieri The Cottage At Glass Beach Heather Barbieri 5/23/18
Her Big Sky Cowboy (Wildflower Ranch #3) by Alissa Callen Her Big Sky Cowboy Alissa Callen 6/2/18

20. Books set before the 21st century (before January 1, 2001)  Ex. The House at Riverton OR Bright Young Things

Cocoa Beach Beatriz Williams 6/12/18
A Madness So Discreet Mindy McGinnis 6/17/18
The Husband Hunt Lynsay Sands 7/6/18

21. Brightly covered covers Ex. Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong
Don't Let Go by Harlan Coben Harlan Coben 4/22/18
The Night Is Forever (Krewe of Hunters, #11) by Heather Graham Heather Graham 5/31/18
Twice Tempted (Night Prince, #2) by Jeaniene Frost Jeaniene Frost 6/3/18

22. Same series Cedar Key
Spinning Forward Terri DuLong 4/9/18
Casting About Terri DuLong 4/10/18
Secrets On Cedar Key Terri DuLong 4/13/18

23. Sports items on cover
Rock Hard (Rock Kiss, #2) by Nalini Singh Rock Hard Nalini Singh 4/5/18 - Rugby ball
Thrown By Love (Tavonesi #2) by Pamela Aares Thrown By Love Pamela Aares 7/3/18 - Baseball gear

24. Title with a number (of any kind)  Ex. 1st to Die OR One That Got Away
Two Times the Charm Christin Lovell 4/7/18
Hardcore Twenty-Four Janet Evanovich 4/16/18
Issued to the Bride: One Sniper Cora Seton 7/10/18

25. Set in the same season Ex. Summer House OR The Guest Cottage

26. Flower(s) on the cover Ex. Bad Romance by Heather Demetrios
Wyoming Wildflowers The Beginning (Wyoming Wildflowers, #0.5) by Patricia McLinn Wyoming Wildflowers: The Beginning Patricia McLinn 4/30/18
Touched (Thornton Brothers, #1) by Sabre Rose Touched Sabre Rose 5/28/18
Tempted (Thornton Brothers #2) by Sabre Rose Tempted Sabre Rose 5/29/18

27. Cover with words only Ex. Me Before You (Me Before You, #1) by Jojo Moyes

28. Cover with No People or Plants  Ex. At First Blush by Beth Ellyn Summer
Sunrise On Cedar Key by Terri DuLong Sunrise On Cedar Key Terri DuLong 4/12/18
Postcards from Cedar Key by Terri DuLong Postcards from Cedar Key Terri DuLong 4/13/18
Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins Kristan Higgins 4/19/18

29. Cover showing the outdoors Ex. The Bird House by Kelly Simmons
Butternut Summer (The Butternut Lake Series, #2) by Mary McNear Mary McNear 4/22/18
The Goodbye Quilt by Susan Wiggs Susan Wiggs 5/17/18
Two Nights by Kathy Reichs Two Nights Kathy Reichs 5/20/18

30. Title with a building in the title Ex. Summer House OR The Guest Cottage
The Gates of Evangeline Hester Young 4/4/18
Beach House for Rent Mary Alice Monroe 6/7/18
The House at Saltwater Point Colleen Coble 7/5/18    


Challenge Rules
*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.
*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.

*When you have finished, please re-post your whole challenge as a new message and MARK AS FINISHED 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 use the TLC STANDARD RULES when participating in this challenge.
If you are not familiar with these rules, please click on the link and read them over.    

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