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Bout of Books Readathon Update Post!

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I haven’t participated in any readathons in a while, so I thought I’d sign up for this one being hosted by On a Book Bender! I’m getting behind on some of my review books, like a lot of people it seems, so I’m using this opportunity to motivate me into reading them. I’ll be participating every day, and here’s the list of books I hope to get through. I’ll cross these off as I finish them: Hallowed by Cynthia Hand Destined by Jessie Harrell Don’t Breathe a Word by Holly Cupala Catherine the Great by Robert K. Massie Ashes by… Read more »

Read-a-thon Update!

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Time read since last update: 1 hour 23 minutesTotal time read: 3 hour 13 minutesPages read since last update: 54Total Pages read: 168 Sass & Serendipity is a no go for me. I can’t finish it, there’s just too much whining by both sisters. Daphe is vain and selfish, extremely shallow. Gabby is mean and selfish. I just can’t stand reading about these characters, can’t connect with them at all. It’s too bad too, because I love anything to do with Jane Austen so I was really looking forward to this. Ah well. There are some positive reviews on Goodreads though, so if you’re unsure of whether to read this… Read more »

Read-a-thon Start Line!

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And it started 8 minutes ago, but I’m just now beginning! I did not finish my book from earlier today, so I’ll be including the last 100 or so pages of Forever by Maggie Stiefvater. I will update in a few hours before I sleep,  and give you one or two updates tomorrow to see how I’m doing! And off we go. 🙂   Edit  Read for about an hour and 50 minutes, and finished Forever by Maggie Stiefvater, already posted the review too. So here’s the breakdown so far. Time read since last update: 1 hour 50 minutesTotal time… Read more »

Impromptu Read-a-thon

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Source: Leuke Achtergronden Hey guys! I’ve decided to hold an impromptu read-a-thon, because I currently have in my possession three books from ARC tours, and only 7 days of course to read them. And I should be getting one more tomorrow. One of the books I’ll finish today, before the read-a-thon starts, but I’ll still have three to get through. Here are the books I hope to read: 1. Sass & Serendipity by Jennifer Ziegler2. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor3. Pure by Julianna Baggott Since two of those are 400+ page and one just 10 pages shy… Read more »