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message 1: by Diana S (last edited Sep 28, 2020 07:18PM) (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Our September READ-A-THON will take place Friday, 9/25/20 through Monday, 9/28/20.

• We will be starting at 12:00 am on Friday and ending at 11:59 pm on Monday.

• There are 3 ways to earn extra points during our read-a-thon

1. The average pages read during a weekend read-a-thon are around 800+ pages.
So if you read 800+ pages you will receive 1 point.
If you read over a 1000+ pages, you will receive another point.
REMEMBER All Pages Read during this weekend.
So give account of pages read each day.

2. The average books read during a weekend READ-A-THON are 3 to 5 books.
So if you read 3+ books, you will receive 1 point.
(Only books 100+ pages count here).

3. If you complete 3+ original tasks (bonus points tasks don't count) during our read-a-thon, you will recieve 1 point.
(List task# that are completed)

Have FUN this weekend and I hope we all find time to read :D


message 2: by Diana S (last edited Sep 01, 2020 12:59AM) (new)

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To Copy

TBR:

Friday, September 25

Saturday, September 26

Sunday, September 27

Monday, September 28

TOTAL PAGES READ:
BOOKS FINISHED:
TASKS COMPLETED:


message 3: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Reserved


message 4: by Diana S (last edited Sep 29, 2020 12:05AM) (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Participants
Totals ( +1 pt for participation :D)

Linda C - +1 = 1
Susan - 3 +1 = 4
Diana S - 4 +1 = 5
Amber - 1+1 = 2
Bethany - 4+1 = 5


message 5: by Linda C (last edited Sep 28, 2020 07:54PM) (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 725 comments Sept Read-a-Thon

Friday, September 25
The War Against Miss Winter - pp. 1-90 = 90 pgs
Running total: 90 pgs

Saturday, September 26
The War Against Miss Winter - pp. 91-180 = 90 pgs
Running total: 180 pgs

Sunday, September 27
The War Against Miss Winter - pp. 181- 317 = 137 pgs - Book Finished
Running total: 317 pgs
Task: 1.5 THE POWER OF ONE WORD - completed with this book

Monday, September 28
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek - pp. 1-55 = 55 pgs
Running total: 372 pgs

TOTAL PAGES READ: 372
BOOKS FINISHED: 1
TASKS COMPLETED: 1


message 6: by Susan (last edited Sep 28, 2020 09:25PM) (new)

Susan Looking forward to the READ-A-THON!

TBR:
Chains of Ice 424 pp. FINISHED
Chains of Fire 448 pp.

Friday, September 25:
Child of a Dead God FINISHED 464 pp
On the Chase 339 pp (first 101 pp. on Friday)
Friday total: 565 pp.
Running total: 565 pp.

Saturday, September 26
On the Chase FINISHED 339 pp. (finished Saturday, 238 pp.)
Chains of Ice (143 pp, read, in progress. 424 pp. total)
Saturday total: 381 pp.
Running total: 946 pp.

Sunday, September 27
Chains of Ice (212 pp, in progress. 424 pp. total) 355-143=212
Chains of Fire (102 pp, in progress. 424 pp. total)
Sunday total: 314 pp.
Running total: pp. 1260


Monday, September 28
Chains of Ice FINISHED (69 pp Monday, 424 pp. total)
The Bourbon Kings FINISHED 464 pp.
Monday total: 533 pp.
Running total: 1793 pp.

TOTAL PAGES READ: 1793 pp.
BOOKS FINISHED: Four.
Child of a Dead God (Noble Dead Saga Series 1, #6) by Barb Hendee On the Chase (Rocky Mountain K9 Unit, #2) by Katie Ruggle Chains of Ice (The Chosen Ones #3) by Christina Dodd The Bourbon Kings (The Bourbon Kings, #1) by J.R. Ward
TASKS COMPLETED: 1


message 7: by Diana S (last edited Sep 28, 2020 07:30PM) (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
SEPTEMBER READ-A-THON

TBR:

CR:

• (pages read/running total)
Friday, September 25 • (0/0)
No reading :(

☆Saturday, September 26 (303 pp/303 pp)
(Finished) Sheets • read today - 239 pp.
(CR) [started from pg 36]
Valentine • read today - 64 pp.

☆Sunday, September 27 (494 pp/797 pp)
(Finished) Valentine • read today - 220 pp.
(Finished) [started from pg.7] Christmas Cake Murder • read today - 264 pp.
(CR) Catherine House • read today - 10 pp. I fell asleep :(

☆Monday, September 28 (595 pp./1392 pp.)
(Finished) One Foot in the Grove [started from pg. 57] • read today - 285 pp.
(Finished) Catherine House • read today - 310 pp.

TOTAL PAGES READ: 1392
BOOKS FINISHED: 5
Sheets (Sheets, #1) by Brenna Thummler Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore Christmas Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen #23) by Joanne Fluke One Foot in the Grove (Olive Grove Mystery #1) by Kelly Lane Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas

1. Sheets by Brenna Thummler (9/26/20) 239 pp. ☆☆☆☆
2. Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore (9/27/20) 320 pp. ☆☆☆☆
3. Christmas Cake Murder by Joanne Fluke (9/27/20) 271 pp. ☆☆☆☆
4. One Foot in the Grove by Kelly Lane (9/28/20) 342 pp. ☆☆☆☆
5. Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas (9/28/20) 320 pp. 3.5 ☆☆☆


TASKS COMPLETED: 3
#1.6 #2.2 #2.3


message 8: by Amber (last edited Sep 28, 2020 06:17PM) (new)

Amber (arboan) | 491 comments TBR:

Friday, September 25
Find Me 30 pages read finished book (book has 271 total pages)
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots 54 pages

Saturday, September 26
The Lending Library 64 pages read finished book (book has 275 total pages)
An Appetite for Murder 58 pages read finished book (book has 310 total pages)
The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II 37 pages
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots 17 pages

Sunday, September 27
The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II 61 pages
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots 103 pages

Monday, September 28
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots 99 pages - Finished
The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II
209 pages - Finished

TOTAL PAGES READ: 732 (so close ugh 😁)
BOOKS FINISHED: 5
TASKS COMPLETED 0


message 9: by Susan (new)

Susan Sameet Zahoor wrote: "TBR?"

TBR = "To Be Read", a place to post covers of the books you plan to read during the READ-A-THON.

Diana S's Message 7 (above) is a good example.


message 10: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
You can list your books that you plan to read at any time but REMEMBER: This READ-A-THON doesn't start until September 25 at midnight. :D

Looking forward to it.


message 11: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
We are 51 minutes into are READ-A-THON :D
ENJOY :D


message 12: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Testing testing

Having problems editing comments : (


message 13: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Is anyone else having the same problem?

I found out we are not alone. Many others are reporting the same :(


message 14: by Bethany (last edited Sep 29, 2020 05:38AM) (new)

Bethany | 338 comments Friday, September 25
Come Closer pgs. 35-185, finished 150 pgs. (Task 1.6)
Vicious (audiobook) started with 4 hrs 44 mins remaining-finished, approx. 120 pgs (Task 5.1)
The Ghost Tree pg 101-246, 145 pgs
Friday Total Pages: 415

Saturday, September 26
The Ghost Tree pgs 247-415, finished. 168 pgs (Task 1.1)
El Deafo started and finished, 233 pgs (finished Task 2.2)
We Sold Our Souls audiobook, read approx 20 pgs.
Saturday total: 421 pgs

Sunday, September 27
We Sold Our Souls audiobook, 1 1/2 hours, approx. 41 pgs
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption pgs 67-226, 159 pgs
Sunday total: 200 pgs

Monday, September 28
We Sold Our Souls audiobook, 276 pgs (finished)
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption 38 pgs.

TOTAL PAGES READ: 1350
BOOKS FINISHED: 5
TASKS COMPLETED: 4


message 15: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Hooray! I'm able to edit my comments again :D


message 16: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Diana S wrote: "SEPTEMBER READ-A-THON

TBR:

CR:

• (pages read/running total)
Friday, September 25 • (0/0)
No reading :(

☆Saturday, September 26 (303 pp/303 pp)
(Finished) Sheets • read today - ..."


OMG ..... I read so fast and so much this weekend - I can actually say * I need a break from reading" :S


message 17: by Diana S (new)

Diana S | 1742 comments Mod
Wow, as a group we read 5,642 pages and finished 20 books :D

Great Job everyone :)

Our next read-a-thon won't be till November. I was thinking of started it on Thanksgiving Day through the Monday after.

Let me know what you think?


message 18: by Amber (new)

Amber (arboan) | 491 comments That sounds good to me. 😃


message 19: by Linda C (new)

Linda C (libladynylindac) | 725 comments fine with me


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