16 Tasks – 13

BookLikes Imports Cooking - Food - Drink Fun and Games Linked Items Reblogs

Family Christmas Traditions

6 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 13 – Christmas Tasks for Christmas: Post a picture of your stockings hung from the chimney with care, –OR– a picture of Santa’s ‘treat’ waiting for him. –OR– Share with us your family Christmas traditions involving gift-giving, or Santa’s visit. Did you write letters to Santa as a […]

Read More
BookLikes Imports Linked Items Literature Reviews

Mavis Doriel Hay: The Santa Klaus Murder

16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 13 – Christmas All the Right Feels Of all of my Christmas reads this year to date, I can’t think of a more fitting candidate for the Christmas holiday book bonus joker.  This is a nicely plotted Golden Age country house holiday party mystery, with decidedly more likeable […]

Read More
BookLikes Imports Linked Items Literature Reviews

Georgette Heyer: Envious Casca

16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 13 – Christmas Unseasonable Squabblers This was a season- (and 16 Festive Tasks-) induced reread; Envious Casca actually is, however, my favorite among all the Georgette Heyer mysteries I’ve read so far.  Recently republished under the title A Christmas Party (shame on anybody hearing a cash register tinkling […]

Read More
Blog BookLikes Imports Linked Items Literature

Terry Pratchett: Hogfather — FTB Enabled

16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 13 – Hogswatch Night Ponder and his fellow students watched Hex carefully. “It can’t just, you know, stop,” said Adrian ‘Mad Drongo’ Turnipseed. “The ants are just standing still,” said Ponder.  He sighed.  “All right, put the wretched thing back.” Adrian carefully replaced the small fluffy teddy bear […]

Read More
BookLikes Imports Fun and Games Linked Items Literature Reblogs

16 Tasks of the Festive Season – Hogfather Buddy Read

Reblogged from: BrokenTune   Hear ye! Hear ye! I’m just re-posting this as a reminder that our Hogfather Buddy Read is starting this Friday, 1st December.  I set up a Discussion Group here.  Looking forward to it! ——————————————————— Is anyone interested in a Buddy Read of Hogfather in December?? Square # 13 has a Book themes for Hogswatch […]

Read More
BookLikes Imports Cooking - Food - Drink Fun and Games Linked Items Literature Reblogs

The Festive Tasks in Calendar Form – December

Reblogged from: Murder by Death   Posting this just in case anyone else finds it useful. November is here.     Square 5:  Book themes for Advent: Read a book with a wreath or with pines or fir trees on the cover –OR– Read the 4th book from a favorite series, or a book featuring 4 […]

Read More