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message 1: by Brave (last edited Jan 15, 2019 08:53PM) (new)

Brave (bravereads) Welcome to the December 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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Adrianna
Brave
Circe
Courtney
Dannii
Eileen
Erin (7)
Erin (17)
Janessa
Jen
Jess
Joi
June
Karen
Kayla
Lesa
Leticia
Lois
Lucien
Marsiela
Pamela
Rachel Anne
Trisha
Zuza


message 2: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Template

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message 3: by Karen (last edited Dec 17, 2018 01:27PM) (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1052 comments Mod
Currently reading: The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu , starting at page 440

12/15: 71 pages of The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu
12/16: 72 pages of The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu

Pages Read: 143
Books Finished 0


message 4: by — Massiel (last edited Dec 24, 2018 09:19AM) (new)

— Massiel (rollitosdecanela) | 274 comments 12/15: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling 44/254
Monsters of Men (Chaos Walking #3) by Patrick Ness 408/643
Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton 5%
12/16: Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton 13.9%
Pestilence (The Four Horsemen, #1) by Laura Thalassa 26%


message 5: by June (new)

June | 60 comments TBR:



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message 6: by Marisela (new)

Marisela (mariselaa) | 14 comments 12/15:
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message 7: by Erin (last edited Dec 17, 2018 08:29AM) (new)

Erin 12/15: The Suspect by Fiona Barton 161pages, 11/22/63 by Stephen King 38pages
Total:199pages

12/16: The Suspect by Fiona Barton 57pages, 11/22/63 by Stephen King 25pages, The Dry (Aaron Falk, #1) by Jane Harper 221pages
Total:303pages

Grand Total:502pages

Books Completed: The Suspect by Fiona Barton


message 8: by Trisha (last edited Dec 16, 2018 03:40AM) (new)

Trisha | 317 comments I’m in!

TBR:
The Lottery Ticket by Anton Chekhov The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens The Colour Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft Rotten Rapunzel (Dark Fairy Tale Queen Series Book 3) by Anita Valle The Elves and the Shoemaker by Jacob Grimm A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum

12/15: The Lottery Ticket, 8 pages
The Cricket on the Hearth, 173 pages
The Colour out of Space, 44 pages
The Elves & the Shoemaker, 19 pages
A Child’s Christmas in Wales, 80 pages

12/16: A Kidnapped Santa Claus, 31 pages

Pages read:
Books finished:
The Lottery Ticket by Anton Chekhov The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens The Colour Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft The Elves and the Shoemaker by Jacob Grimm A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum


message 9: by Dannii (last edited Dec 18, 2018 12:26AM) (new)

Dannii Elle (danniiellereads) I have a crazy weekend and doubt I'll get much read but hopefully this will motivate me :)

TBR:
Writing Fantasy The Top 100 Best Strategies For Writing Fantasy Stories by Blaine Hart

Currently Reading:
The Ember Blade (The Darkwater Legacy #1) by Chris Wooding "The President Has Been Shot!" The Assassination of John F. Kennedy by James L. Swanson

15/12:
90 pages of Come Closer

16/12:
70 pages of Come Closer

Pages Read:
160

Books Completed:
Come Closer by Sara Gran


Adrianna [SypherLily] (sypherlily) | 261 comments TBR:

12/15
12/16

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message 11: by Eileen (new)

Eileen Velasquez (eileenv) | 12 comments im in


message 12: by Lois (last edited Dec 16, 2018 03:19PM) (new)

Lois Lane I'm in!
12/15: The Girl who Shot First (Death Fields, #1) by Angel Lawson --348 pages

12/16: The Girl Who Punched Back (Death Fields, #2) by Angel Lawson --224pages. The Girl Who Kicked Ass (Death Fields, #3) by Angel Lawson --242 pages
Pages read: 795

Books finished: The Girl who Shot First (Death Fields, #1) by Angel Lawson The Girl Who Punched Back (Death Fields, #2) by Angel Lawson . The Girl Who Kicked Ass (Death Fields, #3) by Angel Lawson


message 13: by Rachel Anne (last edited Dec 15, 2018 10:53AM) (new)

Rachel Anne (racheldespins) | 160 comments TBR:
Captain Marvel, Vol. 1 Rise of Alpha Flight by Michele Fazekas 4 Kids Walk Into A Bank by Matthew Rosenberg & Finish up: The Winter Sea (Slains, #1) by Susanna Kearsley

Currently reading: The Winter Sea

12/15:
*Captain Marvel, Vol. 1: Rise of Alpha Flight - 112 pgs

12/16:

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Books Finished: Captain Marvel, Vol. 1 Rise of Alpha Flight by Michele Fazekas


message 14: by Jess (new)

Jess Penhallow | 215 comments 12/15:
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message 15: by Kayla (last edited Dec 13, 2018 02:33PM) (new)

Kayla (kaylasreadsandreviews) | 85 comments I'm in!

TBR:
My Point... And I Do Have One by Ellen DeGeneres , Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris , The Lost Sisters (The Folk of the Air, #1.5) by Holly Black , Oliver The Cat Who Saved Christmas by Sheila Norton , Wicked The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years, #1) by Gregory Maguire , Verity by Colleen Hoover

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message 16: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (pandareader36) | 49 comments I'm in
Tbr: Three Wishes, The White Gryphon, Girls of paper and Fire, Emma 7 (manga), The Christmas sisters, Escaping from Houdini, and The Last Train from Istanbul

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message 17: by Erin (last edited Dec 15, 2018 10:57PM) (new)

Erin (sweeterin) | 102 comments I need to finish both of these books.
TBR: Her Last Goodbye (Morgan Dane #2) by Melinda Leigh The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

12/15: Her Last Goodbye 18 pages
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message 18: by Rae (new)

Rae Buckley | 1 comments I'm in!

TBR: One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, The Silver Chair, Black Butler Vol. 1

15th December
16th December

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message 19: by Joi (last edited Dec 15, 2018 09:12PM) (new)

Joi | 222 comments TBR:

12/15: 22 pages On Borrowed Time, 66 pages The Outside Child
12/16:

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message 20: by Janessa (new)

Janessa | 664 comments I'm in.

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message 21: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Hope everyone has a productive start to the read-a-thon! (I will update our participants as I am able.) Let me know what you're starting out the weekend with!


message 22: by Leticia (last edited Dec 16, 2018 11:48PM) (new)

Leticia (leticiatoraci) | 416 comments I'm in.
TBR: The Fate of the Tearling (The Tearling Trilogy) Paperback – 18 Dec 2016 by Erika Johansen (Author) by Erika Johansen

12/15: The Fate of the Tearling (The Tearling Trilogy) Paperback – 18 Dec 2016 by Erika Johansen (Author) by Erika Johansen

12/16:not much reading was done, too many Christmas things The Fate of the Tearling (The Tearling Trilogy) Paperback – 18 Dec 2016 by Erika Johansen (Author) by Erika Johansen


Books Finished: no books finished :-(


message 23: by Rachel Anne (new)

Rachel Anne (racheldespins) | 160 comments I’m starting off with a comic book: Captain Marvel, Vol. 1: Rise of Alpha Flight. Someone has a hold on it so I need to get it read!


message 24: by Lesa (last edited Dec 16, 2018 01:45AM) (new)

Lesa Divine | 94 comments Im in....
Tbr: The Rook (The Checquy Files, #1) by Daniel O'Malley Oathbringer (The Stormlight Archive, #3) by Brandon Sanderson and 14 by Peter Clines

12/15: The Rook (The Checquy Files, #1) by Daniel O'Malley (245 pages)


12/16: The Rook (The Checquy Files, #1) by Daniel O'Malley (pages 107)


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message 25: by Jen (last edited Dec 16, 2018 11:42AM) (new)

Jen (catlady1981) | 103 comments Currently reading: Days of Blood and Starlight

12/15: 58 pages
12/16:

Pages read: 58


message 26: by Courtney (new)

Courtney | 151 comments December 15:
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message 27: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (pandareader36) | 49 comments cant edit my original post so here is my update.
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Books Finished: In God we trust:All others pay cash by Jean Shepard. This is the book that A Christmas story movie is based on. 4 out of 5 stars.
Emma volume 7 a manga about an Victorian English maid and her admirers 4 out of 5 stars.

Working on Escaping from Houdini


message 28: by Zuza (last edited Dec 16, 2018 09:24AM) (new)

Zuza | 23 comments TBR:

Currently reading:

12/15: 66 ebook pages, 21 % read, 46% done - Monsters by Melissa Jane
12/16: 166 ebook pages, 54% read, 100% done - Monsters by Melissa Jane

Total pages: 232 ebook pages

Books finished: Monsters by Melissa Jane


message 29: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Pamela wrote: "cant edit my original post so here is my update.
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Books Finished: In God we trust:All others pay cash by Jean Shepard. This is the book that A Christmas story movie is based on. 4 out of 5 stars.
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I didn't realize that movie was based on a book! Very cool.


message 30: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Never made a post to track my reading!

TBR: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë The Knife Drawer by Padrika Tarrant Baby-Led Weaning The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods and Helping Your Baby to Grow Up a Happy and Confident Eater by Gill Rapley White Fragility Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo

12/15: I finished Baby-Led Weaning The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods and Helping Your Baby to Grow Up a Happy and Confident Eater by Gill Rapley and started The Knife Drawer by Padrika Tarrant
12/16: I read from The Knife Drawer by Padrika Tarrant

Pages Read: didn't keep count of pages as I am THE WORST (and was in hospital with our baby [he was discharged today, Sunday, and doing fine!!])
Books Finished: Baby-Led Weaning The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods and Helping Your Baby to Grow Up a Happy and Confident Eater by Gill Rapley


message 31: by Karen (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1052 comments Mod
Thank you Brave for a great readathon.


message 32: by Brave (new)

Brave (bravereads) Thanks to all of you for a great read-a-thon! See you in the new year, I hope!


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