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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (4): Wrap Up April 28, 2013 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Update, Wrap Up
deweysWhich hour was most daunting for you? I’d have to say hour twenty.  I’m pretty sure that is the hour I fell asleep when trying to finish Voyage of the Dawn Treader. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? I think the complete Narnia

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (4): Updates Hours 8-24 April 27, 2013 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Update
deweys2Hour Twenty One: FINALLY!  I completed Voyage of the Dawn Treader which makes my final tally three books.  I accidentally fell asleep for about 30 mins to an hour, but luckily woke up and finished before the read-a-thon ends.  So with three completed I think I’m done for the night and off to get some

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (4): Updates Hours 4-8 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Update
deweysHour Eight: I had the cutest distraction in the form of my 3 year old nephew, so I haven’t gotten as far as I would have liked by this time.  But I did just finish The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe.  Now I’m on to Prince Caspien.  Now that the nephew is gone, hopefully

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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! (3) September 28, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon
deweysIt’s that time again and I’m gearing up to participate in the bi-annual Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon!  Which is a good thing because being sick so much earlier in the year has caused me to fall behind my goal of 100 books in a year by about 10 books.  This, I hope, will help me catch

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Review: Moonlight in the Morning by Jude Deveraux September 10, 2012 | Historicals, Reviews, Romance
moonlightinthemorning-jdPublisher: Simon and Schuster Copyright: 2012 Published: December 27, 2011 Pages: 410 Form: Paperback Series: Edilean Series (6) Author: Jude Deveraux Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Sparks are flying between Jecca Layton and Dr. Tristan Aldredge. At the urging of her dear friend Kim, Jecca put the ruthless New York City art world

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Review: Die for Me by Amy Plum June 1, 2012 | Paranormal, Reviews, Young Adult
dieforme-apPublisher: Harper Teen Copyright: 2011 Published: May 10, 2011 Pages: 273 Form: e-Book Series: Revenant Series (1) Author: Amy Plum Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository In the City of Lights, two star-crossed lovers battle a fate that is destined to tear them apart again and again for eternity. When Kate Mercier’s parents die

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