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Big Book Summer Challenge Update August 26, 2016 | Challenges
bigbooksummerSo the challenge is will be over September 5th and I have managed to read 3 of the 4 books I posted.  I probably could have gotten through all of them in plenty of time, but I took my sweet time reading A Feast For Crows and A Dance With Dragons.  I usually get through

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Big Book Summer Challenge 2016 June 25, 2016 | Challenges
bigbooksummerI have a few big books I want to get to by Summer’s end so I decided to throw in with the Big Book summer Challenge hosted by Sue of Book By Book. I’m sure I should be able to finish at least one or two before a huge medical procedure I’m anticipating begins.  That’s

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Summer Reading Challenges June 21, 2014 | Challenges
It’s been some time since I’ve participated in and completed a challenge.  I figured I’d join the following summer challenge. I have designs on re-reading the following series since I just can’t get enough, and I feel once I’ve finished the latest I should go back and re-read so I can pick up on all

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2013 Book Reading Challenges December 31, 2012 | Challenges
2013challengesI failed miserably at my challenges this year so I’m hoping to go into 2013 with renewed vigor, and hopefully I’ll be able to complete all the challenges I’ve signed up for this year.  And without further ado, the following are the challenges I will be participating in come the new year: 1. 100 Books

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Wicked Winter Read-a-Thon: Updates February 4, 2012 | Challenges, Read-a-Thon
sanctuarycove-raSaturday, 8PM: Just an update.  I haven’t progressed as far as I would have liked because I’ve had too many unavoidable distractions.  That being said I have manged to complete the book Black Gold by Anita Richmond Bunkley that I started reading prior to the read-a-thon.  I’ve also started Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren.  So

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Read-a-Thon Challenge: The Wicked Winter Ball | Challenges, Read-a-Thon
This is my first challenge post for the Wicked Winter Read-a-Thon hosted by Kimba of the Caffeinated Book Reviewer.  The rules are as follows! As part of the Wicked Winter Read-a-thon you have been invited to attend The Wicked Winter Ball This is a formal affair and you can bring a guest.  Using book covers

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The 2012 Challenges Post December 10, 2011 | Challenges
The following are the list of challenges I’m going to be signing up for in 2012.  Since I completed all the challenges I signed up for in 2011, I think I’ll push myself by joining more challenges in 2012. First and foremost my personal reading challenge through Goodreads.  I think I’m going to try for

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Dewey’s Read-a-Thon: Wrap Up October 23, 2011 | Challenges
deweysWhich hour was most daunting for you? I think hour twenty-three was because my eyes started getting heavy and dry from reading so long.  And I was getting the feeling of wanting to go to sleep. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year?  Percy

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Dewey’s Read-a-Thon: Updates October 22, 2011 | Challenges
deweysHour Five: I’m finally up.  I just knew I wasn’t making that 8 o clock call.  Especially considering I usually don’t fall asleep until about 4 in the morning.  Yup I’m a night owl.  Anyways, I’m up now and starting my first book Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief.  I think this is hour five

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Dewey’s Read-a-Thon: The Preparation October 21, 2011 | Challenges
deweysI’m gearing up for the read-a-thon tomorrow. Since I’ve been feeling crappy I doubt I’ll be able to do the whole time. Which sucks since I can actually stay up for twenty-four hours. But the medicine I take sometimes makes me drowsy…blah! So I’m hoping to at least complete half of this challenge and hope

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