Bout of Books 13 Updates

Monday 11th of May

Pages read: 150/100
Hours listened: 10 min 6 sec
Books finished today: 1
Audiobooks finished today: 0
 

Total audiobooks finished: 0
Total books finished: 1
 

Thoughts: I'm actually kinda surprised I managed to read that much! I had a very busy day and I was kinda tired in the evening and still I did it! I even read the 2 chapters of Clash of Kings like I was supposed to :)

Bookish Survey Challenge:

1. I organize my shelves by separating my read – to be read books :)
2. Probably The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.
3. Kinda boring but actually the one above :D
4. I don't know which I'm most exited about.. The short ones probably..
5. What book I recommend most? Well obviously if you haven't read Potters it would be them :)

 

Tues...

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Bout of Books 13 Goals

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Goals are always an important part of my readathon experience. I feel I don't get as much reading done without goals and setting them is always so much fun! In fact setting goals is one of the things I'm actually really looking forward to when I hear there is going to be a readathon. Even though I have goals it doesn't mean that I will be 100% going to go by them or that I will actually manage to complete them all. It's just fun to kinda have the guidelines but it's also fun to break them. I tend to set myself too many goals and can't actually complete them all most of the time but it really doesn't bother me at all. It's always nice to see if you can outdo yourself :)

Basic Goals

- Read at least 100 pages/ day
- Read at least 2 chapters of A Clash of Kings/ day
- Participate...
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Bout of Books 13 Sign-Up

Bout of Books
Here is the official blurb:
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, May 11th and runs through Sunday, May 17th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 13 information and updates, be sure to visit the Bout of Books blog. - From the Bout of Books team
 
I just participated in Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon and it left me hungry for more! That's why I'm so glad Bout of Books is just around the corner...
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Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-Thon Progress Updates

DeweyThe local starting time is 3pm so I am going to mark the hours according to that.

Progress:

15.00

 I'm so looking forward to these 24 hours!! I hope to get A LOT of reading done!!

OPENING MEME:

1. I'm reading from Finland and the starting time here is 3pm :)
2. In my stack of books I'm looking forward to maybe finishing Game of Thrones!
3. I don't have any special snacks just energy drinks to keep myself awake.
4. Little something about meself: We adopted a puppy a couple of months ago :)
5. I don't even know how many Dewey's I have participated but I don't think I'd do anything differently. Hourly updates and energy drinks have worked in the past ;)

 

16.00

I read 26 pages of Game of Thrones and ate some bread and hot chocolate with whipped cream.

CLASSIC ...

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Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-Thon Goals

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Goals:

- Read Paper Towns by John Green
- Read Minecraft Construction Handbook by Mathhew Needler
- Continue re-reading A Game of Thrones(A Song of Ice and Fire #1) by George R. R. Martin
- Read 2 mysteries from The Best of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
- Finish listening to Eldest (Inheritance Cycle #2) by Christopher Paolini
- Start listening to The Treatment (The Program #2) by Suzanne Young

- Participate to challenges
- Update my progress every hour
- HAVE FUN!!!!

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Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-Thon April 2015 Sign Up!

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So it is here again – The Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon!! 25th of April is the day. I'm so excited and of course I'm participating. I mean who wouldn't! I will be posting my goal list later on. Also I think I will do hourly updates on the day because last time it was really fun and provided a nice break every hour which I think helped me to read the whole 24 hours.

I hope to see you in the 25th!

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