Dewey’s reverse readathon – 24 hours of summer fun

The skinny! WHEN: August 7 - 8 (start time 8 PM EST) WHERE: anywhere HOW: pick out a book and read or listen to it, do this over and over again until 24 hours have passed What specifically is the reverse readathon? Dewey's 24 hr readathon usually takes place in April and October. Last year,… Continue reading Dewey’s reverse readathon – 24 hours of summer fun

August is Women In Translation month

Women in Translation! Does this not sound like a wonderful reading challenge?! Meytal (see her Twitter and #WITMonth) at Bibliobio put together this fabulous idea in order to highlight womxn authors who write in languages other than English. Bonus points if the translator is also a womxn. This goes great with my personal goals for… Continue reading August is Women In Translation month

Dewey’s readathon stats and whatnot

books finished: 2 books perused: 2 total pages read: 1012 hours read: 22hr on and off, includes breaks and social media time hours slept: 2 Hi lovelies, I am finally catching up on some of my blogging. I've been a bit sluggish ever since the readathon weekend. I read most of that Saturday (hello, two… Continue reading Dewey’s readathon stats and whatnot

Dewey’s readathon – oh yay baby!

Hi lovelies, YES, YES, YES, it is Dewey's readathon time! This Saturday, April 25th, 8 am EST, I will embark once again into the world of little sleep, lots of coffee, many million literary words, fantasy and magical plots, social media frenzies, and virtual friendships. And guys, I AM HERE FOR IT. I love our… Continue reading Dewey’s readathon – oh yay baby!

My very scary readathon tally …

As you guys know, I love scary things AND readathons making the fall one of my favorite reading seasons. I participated in four readathons; 3 of them over many, many weeks: RIP XIV, Something Wicked Fall, and Fright Fall (here); and one over 24 hours: Dewey's readathon. For all of them, I had the original… Continue reading My very scary readathon tally …

Dewey’s Readathon is upon us, … yet again!

Hi book lovers of the best kind, I am, again, participating in Dewey's readathon this very weekend aka tomorrow, October 26th. We all know, I super duper love this readathon, but this particular one is stressing me out a bit since I AM SO NOT PREPARED. I just returned yesterday from a weeklong conference and… Continue reading Dewey’s Readathon is upon us, … yet again!

Yassssssss, the spooky season begins!

Guys, I am beyond happy that I can start off my creepy fall love with THREE awesome readathons: RIP 14 and Something Wicked Fall, which both run the entire months of September and October as well as Fright Fall, which takes place in October. I actually just picked up reading speed over the Labor Day… Continue reading Yassssssss, the spooky season begins!

Aaaand that’s a wrap

The #reversereadathon is officially over. I had a wonderful time and am really happy with my accomplishments. I had made no reading plans. The only goal I set myself was to get back into the swing of things and get out of my reading slump. I think I got there. I read nearly 950 pages… Continue reading Aaaand that’s a wrap

Mid-event update

Hi bookish fam, I hope everyone's readathon is going great. I'm quite pleased with my progress. So far, I've read 161 pages in Jane Eyre and finished the last 87 pages of No Matter and the last 280 pages of Ever Alice. I'm currently deciding what I should tackle next. I'm going to peruse my… Continue reading Mid-event update

Hour 1 – let the fun begin!

I am excited to jump into my first story. Well, I've already jumped into it a long time ago but then hit some reading wall and sadly left the book unfinished for months. I'm talking about Jane Eyre and I am determined to make a good dent into it (maybe even finish it?). I have… Continue reading Hour 1 – let the fun begin!