Blog & Reading Events

It’s Readathon Day!

by Erin on October 13, 2012

So! Despite being MIA lately, I realized my very favorite event — the Readathon, of course — was happening this weekend, and I could not bring myself to miss it. So here I am, ready to read! My goal for the day: get through as many library books and/or short, potentially donate-able books as possible. […]


Sunday Salon: Readathon Wrap-Up

by Erin on October 23, 2011

Whew, the Readathon is over, for now! First I have to say, thank you, thank you, thank you to the fantastic organizers, my super-human co-Cheerio Trish, and our amazing cheerleaders. You guys did such a wonderful job!! I’d love to catch up with everyone today, but instead I’ll be studying like mad and then driving […]


Welcome, Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-A-Thon participants! Need a break from reading or cheering? Then why not try your hand at a hodge-podge proposal? You could win one of the fabulous Read-A-Thon prizes…and have a little fun, I hope! Here’s what you must do to participate in the Hodge-Podge Proposals Mini-Challenge. First, grab a pen and paper, […]


Readathon Updates: October 2011

by Erin on October 22, 2011

Already read my intro? Skip to the updates! It’s Readathon time!! Last week I showed everyone my planned reading and blogging places. Well, my plans have changed a bit; I’m now visiting my parents, so I’ll be reading from their fabulous couch instead! There’s also a big slouchy armchair near the fireplace you can bet […]


Winner of Another Bad-Dog Book! First order of business is to announce the winner of the signed copy of Another Bad-Dog Book by Joni B. Cole. It goes to… Amy! Congratulations! Winner has been notified and has 48 hours to respond. If you enjoy essays, especially humorous ones about life, this is a collection worth […]