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Obsidian Blue

Government drone by day and book lover and geek girl by night!

Currently reading

Dashing Through the Snow: A Christmas Novel
Debbie Macomber
Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor
Lisa Kleypas
You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain
Phoebe Robinson, Jessica Williams
Together: Our Community Cookbook
Hubb Community Kitchen
The Round House
Louise Erdrich
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Obsidian Blue's 24 Tasks of the Festive Season Card


Only going to put stars on dates where I have completed all tasks and the book too. 


Total points: 26 


Dia de Los Muertos (November 1): points 5

Completed tasks 1 through 4, and book related task: The Pale Horse by Agatha Christie.  


Guy Fawkes Night (November 5): points 5

Completed tasks 1 through 4 and book related task: The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry


Melbourne Cup Day (November 6): points 5

Completed tasks 1 through 4 and only got two points for task one. 

Planned read is The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough


Diwali (November 7): points 4

Completed tasks 1 through 4. 

Planned read is Summer Light by Luanne Rice


Veterans/Armistice Day (November 11): points 3

Completed tasks 1 through 3. 

Planned read is The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie 


Winter Solstice / Yuletide (December 21): points 1

Book related task: The One You Really Want by Jill Mansell


Festivus (December 23): points 1

Book related task: How to be Successful Without Hurting Men's Feelings by Sarah Cooper


Christmas (December 25): Read any Christmas book.

Planning on reading Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor (Friday Harbor #1) by Lisa Kleypas


Kwanzaa (December 26 - January 1): points 1

Book related task: The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory


New Year's Eve (December 31): points 1

Book related task: An Irish Country Cottage by Patrick Taylor 


Hogswatch (December 32)*: Read anything by Terry Pratchett. 

Planned read is The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett


Epiphany (January 6): Read a book with three main characters OR a book about traveling on a journey to a faraway place OR a book that’s part of a trilogy OR with a star on the cover OR with the word “twelve” or “night” in the title OR or concerning kings or spices.

Planned read is Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer