Cruise of the Damned

Duration: 1st July – 31st December 2020
Number of books: 52
Hosted by: My Vampire Book Obsession

Cruise of the Damned
I am your captain, Lady Cordelia. Welcome to my ship the Night Voyage. On our cruise we will be visiting several Ports of Call for you to explore and we have some wonderful on-board entertainment for our Days at Sea.

How to Play
Each location contains 3 tasks, complete at least 2.
You can visit each in order or jump around

July 1st to December 31st 2020

All genres welcome unless otherwise stated in a task
Rereads welcome
No minimum page count
A different book must be used for each task in each location

Duration: 7/1/20 – 12/31/20

Finished: 14/26 Locations
Read: 68/52 Books

Cabaret Show:
♦ Read a book with a show or celebration – The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White (Guinevere and Arthur’s wedding)
♦ Read a book about a musician or entertainer – Rock Wedding by Nalini Singh
♦ Read a book at night time – The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever by Julia Quinn

♦ Read a book with food on the cover – The Inn at Eagle Point by Sherryl Woods
♦ Read a book you think is “delicious” – Forbidden Falls by Robyn Carr
♦ Read a book you consider a guilty pleasure – A Quick Bite by Lynsay Sands

♦ Read a book while you relax – What Happens in London by Julia Quinn
♦ Read a book with a drink on the cover – Dead and Dateless by Kimberly Raye
♦ Read a book with a character that works in a bar – Moonlight Road by Robyn Carr

♦ Read a book that has been adapted into a movie or TV show – A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin
♦ Read a book published after 1895 – Human Acts by Han Kang
♦ Read a book mentioned in any movie or TV show – Dracula by Bram Stoker

♦ Read a book set at sea – The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
♦ Read a book with a blue or green cover – Stealing Home by Sherryl Woods
♦ Read a book with a double letter word in the title (pool, been, ball, full, hell, etc.) – Hot in Handcuffs by Sylvia Day, Shayla Black & Shiloh Walker

♦ Read a book you bought – Kindred edited by Michael Earp
♦ Read a book that you added to your TBR this year – A Slice of Heaven by Sherryl Woods
♦ Read a book you shoplifted (or borrowed from the library/kindle unlimited/scribd. Don’t actually steal anything…) – Truganini by Cassandra Pybus (ARC)


Seelie Court:
♦Read a book with a King/Queen/Prince or Princess character – Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
♦Read a book with a Fae Character – Hounded by Kevin Hearne
♦Read a book set during the summer or with a cover in light colorsThe Will of the Empress by Tamora Pierce

Unseelie Court:
♦Read a book with the death of an important character – Beauty and the Mustache by Penny Reid
♦Read a book with snow or ice on the cover – Misery by Stephen King
♦Read a book with an MC who is a “bad guy/girl” – Artemis by Andy Weir

♦Read a book where a character takes a sea journey – We Hunt the Flame by Hafsah Faizal
♦Read a book with a demon character – The Jewel of Seven Stars by Bram Stoker
♦Read a book with skull or other bone on the cover – Death’s Excellent Vacation edited by Charlaine Harris & Toni L.P. Kelner

♦Read a book with a body of water on the cover – 206 Bones by Kathy Reichs
♦Read a book with a character that can live/breath underwater – Moby-Dick by Herman Melville
♦Read a book with a statue or a trident on the cover

Axis Mundi:
♦Read a book with several realms or worlds – Sourcery by Terry Pratchett
♦Read a book with a vampire – Claimed by Shadow by Karen Chance
♦Read a book with something you want on the cover – Ice and Embers by Melanie Karsak (that handmirror)

El Dorado:
♦Read a book with a forest or a lake on the cover – Angel’s Peak by Robyn Carr
♦Read a book with an MC who is a guard or works in law enforcement – Veiled Enchantments by Deborah Blake
♦Read a book with a gold cover

♦Read a book with a building or tower on the cover – Midnight Kiss by Robyn Carr, Jean Brashear & Victoria Dahl
♦Read a book with a wizard or witch
♦Read a book where a character is trapped or kidnapped – Death in Daylesford by Kerry Greenwood

♦Read a book with a mountain or a full moon on the cover – The Bite Before Christmas by Lynsay Sands & Jeaniene Frost
♦Read a book where the MC is the leader – Temptation in a Kilt by Victoria Roberts
♦Read a book where the MC carries a knife or sword – The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Mount Olympus:
♦Read a book with a god or godlike being – Archangel’s Kiss by Nalini Singh
♦Read a book where characters live in a group like a coven or pack – Truth or Beard by Penny Reid
♦Read a book with Greek mythology

Halloween Town:
♦Read a book with a character who holds an elected position – Becoming by Michelle Obama
♦Read a book with an MC who is a shifter – Stray by Rachel Vincent
♦Read a book where Halloween is celebrated – Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Toon Town:
♦Read a book with a cartoonish cover (2D drawing or colourful) – The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han (she just seems cartoonish to me…)
♦Read a book with a fun character – Friends Without Benefits by Penny Reid
♦Read a book published after 1981 – Once a Soldier by Mary Jo Putney

♦Read a book with demons – The Good, the Bad, and the Undead by Kim Harrison
♦Read a book with a romance – Ten Things I Love About You by Julia Quinn
♦Read a book with red on the cover – The Outside Circle by Patti LaBoucane-Benson

Tir na nOg:
♦Read a book with a flower on the cover – Flowers on Main by Sherryl Woods
♦Read a book with an MC that is a warrior/fighter – Tomorrow, When the War Began by John Marsden
♦Read a book with an immortal character – A Kiss Before the Apocalypse by Thomas E. Sniegoski

♦Read a book that has a large banquet/feast or party in it – Neanderthal Marries Human by Penny Reid (wedding)
♦Read a book with a Viking/Valkyrie character
♦Read a book with antlers on the cover

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon:
♦Read a book with something natural or floral on the cover – The Belles of Dhonielle Clayton
♦Read a book with a forbidden romance – A Lake of Feathers and Moonbeams by Dax Murray
♦Read a book with you got recently – Harbor Lights by Sherryl Woods

Dragon Palace:
♦Read a book with an MC who is from the Orient – Red Winter by Annette Marie
♦Read a book with a dragon character
♦Read a book with a jewel (diamond/ruby/sapphire…) on the cover

♦Read a book at least partially set on an island – Cherish Hard by Nalini Singh
♦Read a book where a storm is central to the plot – The Stone Mage and the Sea by Sean Williams
♦Read a book with a mostly white cover – Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer

♦Read a book with an MPG of history or historical – Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn
♦Read a book with an MC who is a vampire
♦Read a book with something wooden on the cover – Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine (quill)

♦Read a book set in the U.K. – Because of Miss Bridgerton by Julia Quinn
♦Read a book with an MPG of magic
♦Read a book with a staff or wand on the cover – Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas by Adam Kay

♦Read a book with black on the cover – The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
♦Read a book with a crime fighting main character – Working Stiff by Rachel Caine
♦Read a book with a detective – Her Secret Agent by Paige Tyler


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