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 . . . → Read More: It’s Readathon Day!
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 . . . → Read More: Sunday Salon: Readathon Wrap-Up
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 . . . → Read More: Dewey’s Read-A-Thon Mini-Challenge: Hodge-Podge Proposals
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 . . . → Read More: Readathon Updates: October 2011
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…
Congratulations! Winner has been notified and has 48 hours to respond. If you enjoy essays, especially humorous ones about life, this . . . → Read More: Sunday Salon: The Read-A-Thon Approacheth! and More!
Today is an exciting day! I have three fabulous things to share with you. I’ll jump right in.
Read-A-Thon Cheerleader Sign-Ups
That’s right, today sign-ups begin for cheerleaders for the October 22nd Read-A-Thon! After cheering for several past Read-A-Thons, this year I’m co-chairing the cheerleading committee with the fabulous Trish. We’re so excited!
The . . . → Read More: Sunday Salon: Cheerleader Sign-Ups, New Acquisitions, and #wordverify!
Sorry for the double post today! If you’re looking for the Reading Buddies wrap-up for Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer, just scroll down a bit…it’s the next post in line.
Today at 10am EST I start the Spring into Summer Read-a-Thon! Hosted by Enna Isilee of Squeaky Books, the . . . → Read More: Spring into Summer Read-a-Thon: Updates & Minichallenges
This Sunday, as I slowly recover from the ewwy cold that seems to be going around, I have a few miscellaneous things to share!
First, I’ve recently set up shop on Tumblr. I’m still trying to figure out how, exactly, it works, but I like what I’ve seen so far. I’m calling it . . . → Read More: Sunday Salon: Stuff and Things
Whew! The Readathon is over, and after a few hours’ sleep, I’m awake. I made it to hour 22 before I fell asleep in my reading chair; when I woke up, I threw in the towel and climbed into bed. I could’ve kept going, but I was reading at a snail’s pace and wouldn’t . . . → Read More: Readathon Wrap-Up: April 2011
For the last Readathon, I posted separate updates every few hours. This year, I’m borrowing Amanda’s strategy of keeping one post and updating it periodically. That way I won’t fill up anyone’s reader or inbox any more than usual. For an overview of the day as well as minichallenges, scroll down!
And with . . . → Read More: Readathon Updates: April 2011