BookTubeAThon started today! Usually I like to have TBR posts up a couple days before the beginning of a readathon, but I’ve been very busy with band camp and didn’t get the change to write it out! If you don’t know what BookTubeAThon is, it’s a week long readathon hosted by some booktubers on YouTube. Ariel Bissett is one of the founders of this awesome event.
Today I continued reading from Shadow Scale and am not hating it as much. I still really just want to be done with it, but I am just getting closer. I am going to try and finish this book by the end of the week and then start another review book. I will read this during study hall then after school. I just want to be done and move on to another book!
I joined in on Bout of Books 12.0 because it fell during a good time and I wanted to read more than normal. I didn’t read that much more than I usually do, but I did finish one book and one graphic novel. I finished Blog Inc and To Dance, and got further in The Power of Half. I am so close to done with The Power of Half, and I just need to sit down and finish it. I didn’t read as much as I’d planned to, but I got a couple hundred pages read. I am really not that great with readathons, but really want to be more committed to them. The next readathon I participate in I will make sure to commit. Did you participate in Bout of Books?
Happy Thanksgiving week everyone in America! Thanksgiving is my all time favorite holiday because we host it at my house and I love the food and eating pumpkin pie. I decided why not add a few books into Thanksgiving break. I found this readathon on Instagram by @blueeyedbiblio. She has decided to host this readathon, so if you’re interested check out her Insta. Using the hashtag #thanksreadathon post a picture of your TBR and what you’re planning on! The purpose of this readathon is to read 3 books in 5 days. I’m planning on reading…. *bum bum bum* (cue Belt voice from The Croods)
Today I haven’t had a ton of time to read, unfortunately, but I plan to stay up very late reading. For more information on this readathon look at the tumblr page here. Here are a series of questions they asked everyone to answer!
What part of the world are you reading from this weekend? – Iowa, United States
What book are you most looking forward to reading? – Take Me Tomorrow – Shannon A. Thompson
Are you planning on reading from someplace besides your house or apartment this weekend? – Yes! I read at a bridal show I helped at!
Tell us something about yourself! – I love drinking tea. I also love to dance.
If you’ve done this readathon before, do you have any tips for other readers? If you haven’t, is there anything you’re nervous about? – I have never done this readathon, but I’m nervous because it is almost impossible to read 24 hours for me! I’ve been really busy this weekend and have things to do tomorrow. I will try and do the best I can to read as much as possible though!
I just found out about the 24 in 48 Readathon today, but decided I had to join! I am so excited to be part of this. For more information check out their tumblr page. Here is my very optimistic TBR for the next two days:
This is, like I said, a very ambitious TBR. I will start at midnight Central Standard time. It is currently 11:40ish and I will be starting to read right at midnight! Good luck to anyone participating, may the odds be ever in your favor.
Happy Friday! Today I didn’t have school so I got to stay home. I got to start Zombies vs. Unicorns, which is my book club read, and started to crochet a hat. For the books of the week, I’m currently reading Zombies vs. Unicorns and The Book of Charlie. I’ve only read one of the short stories in Zombies vs. Unicorns, and I’m not sure I like reading anthologies. I knew they were short stories, and it won’t be a bad book, but I already know that I don’t like anthologies that much. I am really in the mood for some high fantasy right now, but I have review books that need to be read and reviewed as soon as possible. I’ve decided that I’m going to read the first Game of Thrones book over Christmas break. I get that it’s a ways away, but I am so pumped. I think I’m going to be confused, but I really love fantasy, so I’m going to go for it. Also, I almost have 200 followers! This week I will try and get some books for the giveaway. I will also be participating in the 24 in 48 hour Read-a-thon this weekend. The idea is to read 24 of the 48 hours in the weekend. It starts at midnight tonight. I will stay awake and read as much as I can tonight/early hours tomorrow :) Join here! I will be posting a TBR later tonight, it will be very ambitious, but I want to be optimistic about this!