Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon Closing Survey

How would you assess your reading overall? I read a lot more than I expected! I got a bingo (3 across). I commented in the GoodReads group too. Did you have a strategy, and if so, did you stick to it?  I had two books planned:  The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo  Haroun & the Sea of Stories (reread) byContinue reading “Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon Closing Survey”

Bout of Books 28 Master Post

I’m participating in Bout of Books 28! What is Bout of Books? The Bout of Books readathon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It’s a weeklong readathon that begins 12:01am Monday, May 11th and runs through Sunday, May 17th in YOUR time zone. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are daily challenges,Continue reading “Bout of Books 28 Master Post”

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Closing Survey

1. How would you assess your reading overall? I read: House of Whispers Vol. 1: The Power Divided by Nalo Hopkinson, art by Dominike Stanton – 200 pgs (fantasy graphic novel) The Truro Bear and Other Adventures: Poems and Essays by Mary Oliver 80 pgsI already reviewed this last year. (I read this for last year’s April readathon!) The Disasters of War byContinue reading “Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Closing Survey”

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Opening Survey

1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? Oregon, USA 2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward to? House of Whispers Vol. 1: The Power Divided, one of the Sandman Universe comics. 3) Which snack are you most looking forward to?  I am going to make rosemary focaccia!Continue reading “Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Opening Survey”

24 Hour Readathon: Closing Survey!

1. What hour was most daunting?  Well, I eventually gave up on trying to stay awake. I think I fell asleep around 1-2am, but I had my alarm set for 4am so I could read straight to the end of hour 24, which I did. According to my stopwatch (which I had to reset at one point)Continue reading “24 Hour Readathon: Closing Survey!”

24 Hour Readathon: Getting to Know You Survey!

1)What fine part of the world are you reading from today?Oregon, USA2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward to?Hmmm… The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy (reread) or City of Bones?3) Which snack are you most looking forward to?Dark chocolate and Assam tea4) Tell us a little something about yourself!I have been doingContinue reading “24 Hour Readathon: Getting to Know You Survey!”

24 in 48 challenge!: Your Favorite Series post

The current challenge for the 24 in 48 readathon is to post about your favorite series. So… one of my favorite series, which I reviewed before I started a blog, is The Sandman comics series, by Neil Gaiman. It tells the story of Dream of the Endless (aka Morpheus) who rules over the realm ofContinue reading “24 in 48 challenge!: Your Favorite Series post”

24 in 48! my first update

I am participating in the 24 in 48 readathon.  Here is the schedule from the website:  Beginning at 12:01am on Saturday morning and running through 11:59pm on Sunday night [EST], readers read for 24 hours out of that 48 hour period.   The photo is my entry for the second challenge: Show Us That Bookshelf. It startedContinue reading “24 in 48! my first update”

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