Archives by Category 'Read-a-Thon'



Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (4) April 25, 2013 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon
deweysWell I’ve had a nice long break from the blog and I miss it dearly and you all.  I’m also feeling a lot better and want to get back in the swing of things around here.  I’ve still been reading, there are so many books I won’t have reviews for because I didn’t bother to

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (3): Wrap Up October 14, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon, Update
deweysWhich hour was most daunting for you? I’d have to say hour Five or so because I got sleepy all over again and went back to bed. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? Delirium, A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (3): Updates! October 13, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon, Update
deweysHour Twenty-Four: Well I managed to make it till 8am Sunday morning.  Time for bed.  Final Tally for me: Arson by Estevan Vega: 96 pages (stopped reading because I didn’t like). Feed by Mira Grant: 304 pages with about 94 more pages until completion. I sucked this go round…but I’m already looking forward to the

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Book List! October 12, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon
deweysWell it’ that time again!  Dewey’s Read-a-Thon starts for me 8:00am on Saturday the 13th and it took me forever to decide on what books I wanted to try and tackle.  As always I’ll be starting a bit behind schedule because my sleeping schedule is directly opposite of most people’s.  But I’m hoping to be

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Wrap Up April 22, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon
deweys1.  Which hour was most daunting for you? I think hours twenty-two through twenty-four were the most daunting because my eye were getting tired and I wanted to hit the bed. 2. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? Dark Lover by J.R. Ward,

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Updates! April 21, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon, Update
deweysHour Twenty-Four:  Got to page 25 of Dixie Riggs by Sarah Gilbert.  Overall I did three complete books and the little bit of this last one.  Surpassing my last read-a-thon by about a book. Mad Lib Mini Challenge: Using whatever book you’re currently reading (or several of the ones you’ve read through the loooong night),

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Book List April 20, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon
deweysDewey’s Dewey’s Dewey’s…let’s dew it!  Okay forgive my bad joke…The read-a-thon starts tomorrow and I’m uber excited about it.  Especially since Beautiful Mom is going to participate with me.  It seems as if my time zone is to start at 8am…yeah, that’s not going to happen for me as I’m just getting to sleep around

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon! April 10, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon
readaton-sobIt’s that time again and I’m gearing up to participate in the bi-annual Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon!  I had such a blast last time that I honestly can’t wait.  I think I may have even convinced my Mom in participating with me this year.  That will make things even more fun. I am currently preparing my

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Wicked Winter Read-a-Thon: Wrap Up February 6, 2012 | Read-a-Thon
Drats!  I wasn’t as productive as I would have liked on this read-a-thon.  I’m going to try to do better the enxt time.  I did manage to complete one and a half books this weekend though.  Putting me ahead of my 100 books goal by three books.  So YAY for that.  Overall though I had

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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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