Bout of Books starts today, August 21! It's one of my very favorite, low-stress readathons. If you have any questions, just let me know because I'm an expert this time around! The 'thon runs until August 27th. The Twitter chats are Monday evening & Saturday morning, and I'm super excited! Before I get into updates, … Continue reading Bout of Books 20 Daily Update Post
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 21st and runs through Sunday, August 27th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, … Continue reading Bout of Books 20 Sign Up Post!
So I was thinking about doing Tome Topple again...and was unsure I'd get much read because it starts not long after school starts. Then, I was poking around the Interent, and found the Reading Quest from Aentee @ Read at Midnight. The challenge is based on a video game quest system, wherein you pick your … Continue reading #TheReadingQuest Sign Up Post
Hello, all!! As of 11:01 p.m. CST, 24 in 48 is officially HERE (I follow the official start time)! I'm so thrilled to be participating again & once again shooting for the full 24 out of 48 hours. It's basically my last free weekend of summer, so I'm super excited that the two coincided. … Continue reading 24 in 48 Update Post!
So, last week I attempted to participate in 3 readathons. In case you didn't see the initial post, I did Library-a-Thon, Read-o-Rama, and Because Dragons RAT. I had a TBR of about 13 unique books, with overlap...and I did not finish them all, but I think I did a pretty good job. Without further ado, … Continue reading Wrap-Up Post for the Week of Readathons!
So, it's summer and I'm a teacher...so what better way to spend a week of my free time than attempting 3 readathons at once?!? I have this next week free from professional development workshops and travel. My apartment is pretty clean...so I think I can! I also have a fair amount of overlap on my … Continue reading June Read-a-thon TBRs!! (3!)
Bout of Books 19 is now over. Sad face. In this post, I'm going to wrap-up the week, including commentary on how well I met my goals & cumulative time read/listened and page counts. I had so much fun once again. I'm very excited that I'm eligible to apply to be a Bout of Books … Continue reading Bout of Books 19 Wrap-Up Post