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message 1: by Kathy (new)

Kathy Broyles | 519 comments Welcome to our 24 hour long read-a-thon. Each reader reads from 12:01am to 11:59pm 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 and your total number of pages. Feel free to copy our template if you'd like or to invent your own.

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message 2: by Kat (new)

Kat (bookworm2017) | 224 comments Currently reading: Perfect Prey (D.I. Callanach, #2) by Helen Sarah Fields Maybe in Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid The Blossom Twins (Detective Natalie Ward #5) by Carol Wyer

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message 3: by Lisa (new)

Lisa | 67 comments Reading:
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message 5: by Jamie (new)

Jamie | 29 comments TBR: Midnight Bites by Rachel Caine Uprooted by Naomi Novik Battle Angel Alita Vol. 2 by Yukito Kishiro ...

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message 6: by Ellen (last edited Jul 25, 2020 04:00PM) (new)

Ellen Marcolongo | 60 comments Currently reading: Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Pages: 165

Finished: Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl


message 7: by — Massiel (last edited Jul 25, 2020 10:56PM) (new)

— Massiel (rollitosdecanela) | 274 comments 7/25: My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing 100% 1984 by George Orwell 73% The Black God's Drums by P. Djèlí Clark 22%

Pages: 365

Finished:
My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing


message 8: by Karen (last edited Jul 26, 2020 05:30AM) (new)

Karen (karinlib) | 1152 comments Mod
Currently reading: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow , starting at page 342

Pages: 60 pages
Finished:

Although I didn't read as many pages as I wished, I am happy that I am making progress on this book.


message 9: by Joi (new)

Joi | 223 comments Currently reading:

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message 10: by Nadia (last edited Jul 30, 2020 12:53AM) (new)

Nadia Batista (booksbynadia) TBR:

Perfect (Flawed, #2) by Cecelia Ahern Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes Royal Assassin (Farseer Trilogy, #2) by Robin Hobb Belinda by Anne Rampling His & Hers by Alice Feeney

Perfect: 66%
Broken Monsters: 90%
Royal Assassin: 15%
Belinda: 51%
His & Hers: 18%

Finished Books:

Broken Monsters
Perfect
His &Hers

Total time spent reading: around 8 hours


message 11: by Trisha (last edited Jul 25, 2020 01:46PM) (new)

Trisha | 385 comments I’m in.

Currently reading:
Heidi by Johanna Spyri Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim

Pages:
Heidi, 64 pages, finished
Yellow Crocus, 230 pages, finished

Finished:
Heidi by Johanna Spyri Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim


message 12: by Hazel (last edited Jul 26, 2020 02:01AM) (new)

Hazel (hazelev93) Starting on 73%

Moby Dick - Herman Melville

Finished!


message 13: by Nola (last edited Jul 25, 2020 08:13AM) (new)

Nola Reid Currently reading: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Pages:17 (I forgot that i'm doing a readathon :p)

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message 14: by [deleted user] (last edited Jul 26, 2020 09:13AM) (new)

Currently reading: Anne Boleyn A King's Obsession (Six Tudor Queens #2) by Alison Weir Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lukavics

Pages: Anne Boleyn A King's Obsession (Six Tudor Queens #2) by Alison Weir -41 pages

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message 15: by Ebb (last edited Jul 24, 2020 02:44PM) (new)

Ebb (ebbsbooks) Excited for this!

TBR to choose from:

Tiny Nightmares Very Short Stories of Horror by Lincoln Michel Gentleman Jack (Movie Tie-In) The Real Anne Lister by Anne Choma Compartment No. 6 by Rosa Liksom Winter's Fire (The Rise of Sigurd, #2) by Giles Kristian Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman


message 16: by Michelle (last edited Jul 26, 2020 05:12AM) (new)

Michelle | 13 comments Super pumped~! Going to finish my reading rush TBR for the week (:

The Scapegoat by Sophia Nikolaidou Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells East of Eden by John Steinbeck Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling
The Scapegoat / approx. pages left: 181 / goal: finish
Siddhartha / total pages: 152 / goal: start and finish
The War of the Worlds / total pages: 253 / goal: start and finish
East of Eden (audio) / approx. pages left: 452 / goal: nice chunk of progress
Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal / goal: read a chapter (~10 pages)

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5:30-8:00 / East of Eden (~30) + The War of the Worlds (136) = ~166 pages
Notes: almond butter toast + grapes for breakfast / read while the sun came up (:

8:00-12:00 / East of Eden (~60) + The War of the Worlds (117) = ~177 pages
Notes: had a nice run before it rained + dogsitted at my friend's house / gumbo for lunch

12:00-16:00 / East of Eden (~48) + The Scapegoat (181) = ~229 pages
Notes: my cat came and sat with me (^: / snacked on cheez-its

16:00-20:00 / East of Eden (~60) + Siddhartha (10) = ~70 pages
Notes: dogsat again / rockfish + pineapple salsa for dinner / raining so I couldn't bike :(

20:00-24:00 / East of Eden (~36) + Siddhartha (142) + Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal (12) = ~180 pages
Notes: watched the sun go down thru my window / cat slept on me again (:

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total pages read: ~838
books completed: The War of the Worlds, The Scapegoat, Siddhartha


message 17: by Sarah (last edited Jul 25, 2020 04:41PM) (new)

Sarah | 10 comments Currently reading:

Pages: 124 The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Finished: The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky


message 18: by Jamie (new)

Jamie | 29 comments Read: Uprooted by Naomi Novik Midnight Bites by Rachel Caine
Time: 3 hr, 10 min
Pages: 125
*I had dogs distracting me with squeaky balls and cuddle demands so reading was slow. Didn't finish anything.


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