December Monthly Challenge
1. 'D' is for December: Read a book that starts with 'D' or whose author's first or last name starts with 'D'.
2. Happy Anniversary!: Read a book that was published in December of any year or read a book found on the shelves of an RRRC member that joined in December of any year.
3. Featured Author Challenge - Vicki Lewis Thompson: Read a book written by this month's Featured Author, Vicki Lewis Thompson, or by any author with her first or last name.
Fun Facts about Vicki:
★ She writes romances about nerds, cowboys, and werewolves
★ She is the recipient of RWA’s Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award
★ She is the author of over 100 books
★ Disneyland is her joy and inspiration
★ She drives a yellow convertible
You may also read a book with a geek/nerd, or a cowboy/cowgirl, or a werewolf character or a romance book that has won any award or a book with over 100 reviews on Goodreads or a book set in California or a book that has the color yellow on the cover.
4. December 21- Winter Solstice- Read a short book or a book set in Winter.
5. December 21- Crossword Puzzle Day- Read a mystery or a book where a character is 'cross' or upset with someone/something.
6. December 19 -Look for an Evergreen Day- Read a book with green on the cover, or a book with trees on the cover, or a book with a scene that takes place in the woods/forest/jungle
7. December 17- National Maple Syrup Day- Read a book set in the U.S.A. (where syrup originated) or read a book with a 'sweet' story or character.
8. December 10-Human Rights Day - Read a book with a character who is a lawyer, or an activist or read a book with a person or persons on the cover.
9.December 31- Make Up Your Mind Day- Read a romance with a love triangle, or a book with a nosy character (who can't 'mind their own business'), or a book with a rude/obnoxious character (who can't 'mind their manners') or read a book that you picked randomly from your tbr, because you couldn't make up your mind ;)
10. Reader's Choice: Read any book of your choosing!
3. A Maverick and a Half - Marie Ferrarella (HSE #2497 -Sept 2016) (cowboy) - Dec 1
6. Christmas Kiss From the Sheriff - Kathryn Albright (HH #1307 - Dec 2016) (trees) - Dec 7
7. Stone Cold Texas Ranger - Nicole Helm (HI #1687 - Jan 2017) (set in US) - Dec 24
8. Maverick vs. Maverick - Shirley Jump (HSE #2504 - Oct 2016) (lawyer) - Dec 2
10. Babycakes - Donna Kauffman (Brava - Nov 2012) - Dec 13