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message 1: by Brave (last edited Aug 18, 2018 05:41PM) (new)

Brave (bravereads) Welcome to the AUGUST Weekend Read-a-Thon!

Each reader reads from 12:01am on Saturday to 11:59pm on Sunday in their local time zone.

To sign up, simply start yourself a post to track what you've read during the read-a-thon. Edit your post throughout the read-a-thon to let everyone know which books you've read & your total number of pages.

Happy reading!

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Agne
Camille
Cathrine
Courtney
Danica
Dannii
Erin (Message 10)
Erin (Message 23)
Fail
Gabriela
Janessa
Jen
Jess
Jonidyan
June
Karen
Kate
Kelsi
Kerry
Leticia
Maggie
Nicole
Pamela
Susan
Swaroop
Trisha


message 2: by Brave (last edited Aug 15, 2018 12:46PM) (new)

Brave (bravereads) TBR:

8/18:
8/19:

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Books Finished:


message 3: by Cathrine (last edited Aug 19, 2018 10:05PM) (new)

Cathrine | 46 comments I'm in!

TBR: Finish the rest of Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton (107 p. left) . Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf The Art of War by Sun Tzu

18.08: Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton 107 p. The Art of War by Sun Tzu 128 p.
19.08: Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann 20 p.

Pages read: 255
Books finished: Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton The Art of War by Sun Tzu


message 4: by Joni (last edited Aug 20, 2018 12:10PM) (new)

Joni | 88 comments Count me in

08/18: Hero at Large115pgsBonfire51pgs

08/19: The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories20pgsBonfire44pgs


message 5: by Kate (last edited Aug 20, 2018 02:54AM) (new)

Kate | 152 comments I'm in!

TBR: The Iliad by Homer
Currently reading: Company of Liars by Karen Maitland

Sat 18th Aug: One Blood 97 pages
Sun 19th Aug: One Blood 56 pages Company of Liars 60 pages

Total Pages read: 213
Books finished: One Blood (Kella & Conchita Mystery 2) by Graeme Kent


message 6: by Joni (new)

Joni | 88 comments Brave wrote: "TBR:

7/21:
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Your dates are off ;)


message 7: by Dannii (last edited Aug 16, 2018 04:09AM) (new)

Dannii Elle (danniiellereads) I'm in! I'm doing a sponsored mountain climb on the Saturday so am not sure how much I'll get read then, but we'll see :)

Possible TBR:
In Focus Palmistry Your Personal Guide by Roberta Vernon In Focus Crystals Your Personal Guide by Bernice Cockram In Focus Astrology Your Personal Guide by Sasha Fenton Light Magic for Dark Times by Lisa Marie Basile A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne Golden Son (Red Rising, #2) by Pierce Brown Morning Star (Red Rising, #3) by Pierce Brown

Currently Reading:
Dark Quartet The story of the Brontë family (The Brontë Sisters Saga Book 1) by Lynne Reid Banks Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1) by Sarah J. Maas

18/8:

19/8:

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message 8: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Jonidyan wrote: "Brave wrote: "TBR:

7/21:
7/22:

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Your dates are off ;)"


Ah good catch! I can't believe I forgot to swap those! hahahahaha


message 9: by Maggie (last edited Aug 19, 2018 04:28PM) (new)

Maggie Fried | 44 comments Definitely in!

Possible TBR: Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao Listen to Your Heart by Kasie West An Unrestored Woman by Shobha Rao Suspended Sentences Fictions of Atonement by Mark McWatt

18/8:
Listen to Your Heart: 84 pages
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows: 120 pages

19/8:
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows: 175 pages
Listen to Your Heart: 252
Suspended Sentences: Fictions of Atonement: 20

Pages Read: 651

Books Finished: Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal Listen to Your Heart by Kasie West


message 10: by Erin (last edited Aug 17, 2018 06:42PM) (new)

Erin (sweeterin) | 104 comments TBR: Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Me Before You (Me Before You, #1) by Jojo Moyes

8/18:
8/19:

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message 11: by Kelsi (last edited Aug 19, 2018 09:03PM) (new)

Kelsi Vignola | 95 comments TBR:Truthwitch

8/18: 25pgs of Truthwitch
8/19: 20pgs of Truthwitch

Pages Read: 45pgs

Books Finished: n/a


message 12: by Tawallah (last edited Aug 20, 2018 01:13PM) (new)

Tawallah | 120 comments I’m in
Current reads: Senlin Ascends (The Books of Babel, #1) by Josiah Bancroft The Far Pavilions by M.M. Kaye Plagues Their Origin, History, And Future by Christopher Wills

Saturday
Plagues: Their Origin, History, And Future- 96 pages
Haiti Noir- 115 pages
Senlin Ascends- 117 pages

Sunday
Senlin Ascends- 97 pages
Plagues: Their Origin, History, And Future- 64 pages
The Far Pavilions- 36 pages

Pages finished 525 pages
Books finished - none


message 13: by Karen (last edited Aug 20, 2018 05:36AM) (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1432 comments Mod
Currently reading: The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories by Jay Rubin

08/18: 121 pages left of The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish
08/19 56 pages of The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories by Jay Rubin and 77 pages of The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera

Pages read: 256 pages
Books finished: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish


message 14: by Gabriela (last edited Aug 19, 2018 06:03PM) (new)

Gabriela | 47 comments I'm in!

18th
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 80p Calico by Callie Hart 154p After the Game (The Field Party, #3) by Abbi Glines 186p = 420p
19th
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 100p Calico by Callie Hart 102p After the Game (The Field Party, #3) by Abbi Glines 166p The Wife by Meg Wolitzer 41p Loyalty in Death (In Death, #9) by J.D. Robb 77p = 486p

Pages: 906
Finished: After the Game (The Field Party, #3) by Abbi Glines Calico by Callie Hart


message 15: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 19, 2018 07:54PM) (new)

I'm in!

Currently Reading: The Assassin's Blade (Throne of Glass, #0.1-0.5) by Sarah J. Maas

8/18: 32 pages
8/19: 21 pages

Total Pages: 53

Books Finished:


message 16: by Nicole (last edited Aug 19, 2018 09:20PM) (new)

Nicole Dunton (willowstarserenity) I'm in!

Currently Reading: A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) by George R.R. Martin A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) by Ann Brashares The Second Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #2) by Ann Brashares

8/18: A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) by George R.R. Martin 741-860 A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 96-117 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) by Ann Brashares 172-242
8/19: A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) by George R.R. Martin 860-959 A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 117-137 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) by Ann Brashares 242-294 The Second Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #2) by Ann Brashares 1-142

Pages Read: 523

Books Finished: A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) by George R.R. Martin The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) by Ann Brashares


message 17: by Jen (last edited Aug 19, 2018 09:36PM) (new)

Jen (catlady1981) | 103 comments Currently Reading: The Sea Witch and PS I Still Love You.

8/18: 140 pages in PS I Still Love You
8/19: 53 pages in The Sea Witch

Pages Read:193


message 18: by Trisha (last edited Aug 19, 2018 02:43PM) (new)

Trisha | 422 comments I’m in!

TBR:
Greyfriars Bobby by Eleanor Atkinson The Lost Sister by Tracy Buchanan

8/18: Greyfriars Bobby: 61 pages

8/19: Greyfriars Bobby: 56 pages, finished
The Lost Sister, 116 pages

Pages read: 233

Books finished:
Greyfriars Bobby by Eleanor Atkinson


message 19: by Jess (new)

Jess Penhallow | 216 comments I’m in!

TBR: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Margaret the First by Danielle Dutton

8/18:
8/19:

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message 20: by Kerry (new)

Kerry Dusablon (kaesmmtd720810) | 14 comments I'm in
Still reading Margert Truman 3in 1


message 21: by Agne (last edited Aug 19, 2018 11:53AM) (new)

Agne | 15 comments I'm in.
TBR:
To finish:
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Possible reads:
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18/8
description (440 p.) description (168 p.)

19/8
description (216 p.) description (149 p.)

Pages Read: 973 pages

Books finished:
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message 22: by Erin (last edited Aug 19, 2018 08:50PM) (new)

Erin I'm in.

8/18: Aretha Franklin, The Queen Of Soul by Mark Bego 249pages, The Shining (The Shining, #1) by Stephen King 54pages
Total:303pages

8/19: The Shining (The Shining, #1) by Stephen King 100pages
Total:100pages

Grand Total:403pages

Books Completed: Aretha Franklin, The Queen Of Soul by Mark Bego


message 23: by cherryjellybeans (new)

cherryjellybeans (cherryandjellybeans) I'm in

TBR His Name Was Walter by Emily Rodda Blood for Blood (Wolf by Wolf #2) by Ryan Graudin

18/8
19/8

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Books finished:


message 24: by Susan (new)

Susan (jazzescrapper) | 1590 comments I would love to join please.

TBR- Every Day (Every Day, #1) by David Levithan The Smell of Other People's Houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock Kisses from Hell by Kristin Cast

8/18-
8/19

Total Pages

Books finished-


message 25: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (pandareader36) | 49 comments I'm in


message 26: by Leticia (last edited Aug 18, 2018 05:38PM) (new)

Leticia (leticiatoraci) | 448 comments TBR:

8/18: Your Creative Career Turn Your Passion Into a Fulfilling and Financially Rewarding Lifestyle by Anna Sabino
8/19:


Books Finished:


message 27: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Get ready, because the weekend read-a-thon starts soon (in my time zone, anyway!). I hope it starts off with a bang for all of you!


message 28: by Courtney (last edited Aug 19, 2018 05:37AM) (new)

Courtney | 158 comments Late start, but I'm in.

TBR:
Beastly Bones (Jackaby, #2) by William Ritter (295 pages)
Me Being Me Is Exactly as Insane as You Being You by Todd Hasak-Lowy (646 pages)

8/18: 19 pages.
8/19:

Pages in total: 19


message 29: by Robyn (new)

Robyn (birdwithabrain) | 92 comments Joining a little late sorry, still trying to organise myself after getting back from a holiday!

TBR: Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2) by Leigh Bardugo

18/08: 82
19/08:

Total pages: 82
Books finished: Three Things I’d Tell My Younger Self by Joanna Cannon


message 30: by Danica (last edited Aug 18, 2018 12:15PM) (new)

Danica (lumosliterati) | 848 comments Will be busy this weekend that I'm finally off, but will read as much as I can!

TBR: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik (start p. 430) The Darkest Minds (The Darkest Minds, #1) by Alexandra Bracken Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman
8/18:
8/19:

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message 31: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Hooray! How has everyone's first day been?


message 32: by Karen (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1432 comments Mod
Thanks Brave, had a great read-a-thon!


message 33: by Karen (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1432 comments Mod
Hi. Are we having a read-a-thon this weekend?


message 34: by Nicole (new)

Nicole Dunton (willowstarserenity) Of course. Let me check in with Brave to see how that's going! :)


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