(Graphic shows a sloth with a hat & a backpack with stars on it using a telescope on a black background with multi-colored stars. Text says "#StartOnYourShelfaThon, Read Your Unread Books & Collect Stars!"; banner credit: The Quiet Pond) I own a LOT of unread books, friends. A lot more than I probably think I … Continue reading #StartOnYourShelfaThon Sign Up Post!
Friends--it is that time again--24 in 48 is this weekend!! I'm a bit behind getting this post started, but here goes!!! If you aren't familiar, check out 24in48.com. It's a readathon where you read 24 out of the 48 weekend hours, running from 12:01 a.m. EST on Saturday morning to 12:00 am EST on Sunday … Continue reading 24 in 48 Update 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. ItI'm going to try & update this post at least every 4 hours or so & I'll … Continue reading 24 in 48 Update Post for January 2018!
It's not a big secret on this blog that I like read-a-thons and reading challenges. I mean, my title even has "readathons" in it. I've been thinking a lot about meaningful reading goals lately, and how those tie in with different reading challenges I've attempted, and ones I plan on attempting next year in 2018. … Continue reading Why I Love Reading Challenges (But Won’t be Setting a Goodreads Goal)
The House Cup Reading Challenge begins on Sunday, October 15, to Sunday, November 12. It's sponsored by Lauren of Live Love Read Ya, Alex of Book Daisy Reviews, Kelsey of Kelsey’s Cluttered Bookshelf, and Erica of Escape Under the Cover. During this challenge, you read 7 books from your TBR to correspond with the 7 years … Continue reading House Cup Reading Challenge Sign Up & TBR
So, as of yesterday, Bout of Books is over until January. While this makes me very sad, I'm very excited to share my wrap-up for this round with you. Overall, I didn't get as much reading done as I wanted, and the bulk of what I did was an audiobook, but there's no failing at … Continue reading Bout of Books 20 Wrap-Up Post!
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
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!