Blog & Reading Events

Dewey’s Readathon Updates: October 2014

by Erin on October 18, 2014

Well I said I wasn’t planning to be up for the start of the Readathon, but here I am! (Though I have to say, I miss my leisurely east coast start time…) Update #1: 5am PST Kickoff Meme 1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? Bay Area, California. *yawn* 2) […]


Sunday Salon: Readathon Excitement!

by Erin on October 12, 2014

How is it possible that Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon is happening this Saturday already? It caught me off guard, but still, I’m thrilled. The Readathon is one of my favorite events of the year. The Plan In April, I did a few things I plan to repeat this time around: I have zero things scheduled for the day […]


Bout of Books: Updates

by Erin on May 13, 2014

Bout of Books has begun! This post will house my updates for the whole week. I’ll keep running totals for the week up top and add each day’s notes at the end. Weekly Totals Hours read: 9 hours, 53 minutes Pages read:  462 Books finished: The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro The Space Between […]


I had so much fun participating in the recent readathon that I was delighted to discover there’s another reading-focused event (albeit a more laid-back one) kicking off tomorrow. Bout of Books is completely new to me, though this is the tenth time the event is being held. As I write this post, there are more […]


Spring 2014 Readathon Updates!

by Erin on April 26, 2014

Gooooood morning! It’s already a couple of hours into the readathon, but this is as early as I could manage to get myself up and going on the west coast of the US. It’s currently 6:45am here. I did sneak in some audiobook listening while I made breakfast, but other than that, I’m at my […]