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message 1: by Moderators of NBRC, Challenger-in-Chief (new)

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Read as much or as little as you can, chat with others about books, track your progress, have fun and read, read, read!

🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover




message 2: by Moderators of NBRC, Challenger-in-Chief (last edited Oct 15, 2020 05:57AM) (new)


message 3: by Lauri (last edited Oct 26, 2020 10:34PM) (new)

Lauri (otwlauri) | 1312 comments Lauri's Spot!

Target: 700 pages

Sunday October 18: 282 pages

Monday October 19: 59 pages

Tuesday October 20: 118 pages

Wednesday October 21: 80 pages

Thursday October 22: 94 pages

Friday October 23: 90 pages

Saturday October 24: 33 pages

Total Pages Read: 756

Books Used:

Conjure Women by Afia Atakora The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1) by V.E. Schwab Doom with a View (Psychic Eye Mystery, #7) by Victoria Laurie Kiss the Girls (Alex Cross, #2) by James Patterson A Catered Halloween (A Mystery with Recipes, #5) by Isis Crawford My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Books Completed:

Conjure Women by Afia Atakora Doom with a View (Psychic Eye Mystery, #7) by Victoria Laurie


message 4: by Judy (last edited Oct 24, 2020 10:56PM) (new)

Judy | 2116 comments I'm in!

Started before the readathon
That Time I Loved You: Stories - page 38
The Extraordinaries - 27%
The Viscount Who Loved Me - 61%

Progress

Sunday, 18 October
That Time I Loved You: Stories - page 105
The Viscount Who Loved Me - 69%
Pages: 95

Monday, 19 October
The Viscount Who Loved Me - 81%
Votes for Women: A Play in Three Acts - finished
Pages: 156

Tuesday, 20 October
The Viscount Who Loved Me - finished
That Time I Loved You: Stories - page 118
Pages: 80

Wednesday, 21 October
An Offer From a Gentleman - 27%
Memento - finished
That Time I Loved You: Stories - page 174
Pages: 229

Thursday, 22 October
An Offer From a Gentleman - 44%
That Time I Loved You: Stories - finished
Pages: 109

Friday, 23 October
An Offer From a Gentleman - 61%
You Had Me at Hola - 15%
Pages: 133

Saturday, 24 October
An Offer From a Gentleman - finished
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue - 8%
Pages: 205

Total pages: 1,028

Books finished:

Votes for Women A Play in Three Acts by Elizabeth Robins The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2) by Julia Quinn Memento (The Illuminae Files, #0.5) by Amie Kaufman That Time I Loved You Stories by Carrianne Leung An Offer From a Gentleman (Bridgertons, #3) by Julia Quinn


message 5: by Sammy (last edited Oct 25, 2020 01:06AM) (new)

Sammy (sammystarbuck) | 5675 comments ME! :)

Finished Watchers 16.5 hours
Finished Anno Dracula - 560 pages
Finished Winter Pilgrims 18 hours
Finished Pandemic 16 hours
Started Children of Time - 9 hours
Started The Lies of Locke Lamora 209 pages


Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense

Watchers by Dean Koontz Pandemic (The Extinction Files, #1) by A.G. Riddle Anno Dracula (Anno Dracula, #1) by Kim Newman The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentleman Bastard, #1) by Scott Lynch

🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover


message 6: by Tawallah (last edited Oct 27, 2020 03:29PM) (new)

Tawallah | 385 comments Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
Tell No One by Harlan Coben The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4) by Agatha Christie Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Duma Key by Stephen King Bloodchild by Octavia E. Butler
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover
Tell No One by Harlan Coben
Sunday
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd- 103 pages
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present- 52 pages

Monday
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd- 235 pages
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present- 43 pages
Tell No One- 78 pages
War Girls- 30 pages

Tuesday
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present- 171 pages
Tell No One- 26 pages

Wednesday
Tell No One- 112 pages

Thursday
Tell No One- 279 pages
Mexican Gothic- 56 pages
Duma Key- 40 pages
Bloodchild- 31 pages

Friday
Mexican Gothic- 50 pages
Duma Key- 73 pages
War Girls- 37 pages

Saturday
War Girls- 123 pages

Books completed: 4
Pages read: 1695


message 7: by Taya (new)

Taya Fosmire (bibliotaya) | 259 comments I'd love to join

Target: 700 pages / 14 hours

Sunday October 18:

Monday October 19:

Tuesday October 20:

Wednesday October 21:

Thursday October 22:

Friday October 23:

Saturday October 24:

Total Pages Read:

Total Hours Listened:

Books Used:

Books Completed:


message 8: by Michael (last edited Oct 25, 2020 12:00AM) (new)

Michael Aloo (aloozzz) | 34 comments I'd love to join!
🎃 DURATION: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges:
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense - Bloodbath on the Blacktop
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover - Bloodbath on the Blacktop
Bloodbath on the Blacktop (Zombie Road #2) by David A. Simpson

Started before the readathon:
The Immortals by Amit Chaudhuri - 15%
Chozi la Heri by Assumpta K. Matei - 51%

🎃Sunday, October 18
The Immortals - 23%
Pages Read: 33 pages
Moving Total: 33 pages


🎃Monday, October 19
Hot Milk - 60%
Pages Read: 131 pages
Moving Total: 164 pages


🎃Tuesday, October 20
Hot Milk - 100%
Bloodbath on the Blacktop - 10%
The Immortals - 40%
Pages Read: 188 pages
Moving Total: 352 pages


🎃Wednesday, October 21
Bloodbath on the Blacktop - 21%
The Immortals - 46%
Chozi la Heri - 54%
Pages Read: 61 pages
Moving Total: 413 pages


🎃Thursday, October 22
Bloodbath on the Blacktop - 45%
The Immortals - 58%
Pages Read: 123
Moving Total: 536 pages


🎃Friday, October 23
Bloodbath on the Blacktop - 55%
Pages Read: 30
Moving Total: 566 pages


🎃Saturday, October 24
The Immortals - 100%
The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable about Fulfilling Your Dreams and Reaching Your Destiny (Revised) - 9%
Pages Read: 193
Moving Total: 759 pages


Books Completed:
Hot Milk by Deborah Levy The Immortals by Amit Chaudhuri

Pages Read: 759 Pages


message 9: by Kristie (last edited Oct 24, 2020 06:40PM) (new)

Kristie | 3298 comments Let's try this again. :)

Mini challenges:
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
Shadow Sands - mpg: mystery/thriller/suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover
Bird Box - mostly black cover

Progress:
The Dorito Effect 76%-end
Shadow Sands start-25%
Bird Box start-end
The Survivors start-3%

Approximate pages read: 414


message 10: by Cheryl (last edited Oct 26, 2020 01:56PM) (new)

Cheryl | 905 comments I could use a good read-a-thon right now!

Read-a-thon October 2020
October 18-24


Mini challenges:
☠️ Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
The Shining completed 10/22/20

☠️ Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover
Life With Father by Clarence Day, Jr. (Mostly orange cover)

☠️Sunday, October 18
Not as much time reading as I would have liked to do. I spent some time with my daughter who has a birthday this week. Time with her is my favorite thing to do with my time; reading is my second most favorite!
Jurassic Park...39 pages
The Shining (Halloween is coming!) 42 pages
Read 81 pages

☠️Monday, October 19
The Shining 103 pages
Read 103 pages

☠️Tuesday, October 20
This was not a great day for getting any reading done! Meeting after meeting all day long! But Happy Birthday to my daughter, McKenna!
Jurassic Park 39 pages
The Shining 19 pages
Read 58 pages

☠️Wednesday, October 21
The Shining 105 pages
Read 105 pages

☠️Thursday, October 22
The Shining 43 pages
Life With Father (168 pages)
Read 211 pages

☠️Friday, October 23
Jurassic Park 39 pages
Stormy Weather 64 pages
Read 103 pages

☠️Saturday, October 24
Stormy Weather 101 pages
Read 101 pages

Books Completed:
The Shining by Stephen King Life with Father by Clarence Day Jr.

Pages Read: 762



message 11: by Vicki (new)

Vicki (goodreadscomboobooper49) | 1625 comments 🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges

🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

🎃Sunday, October 18

🎃Monday, October 19

🎃Tuesday, October 20

🎃Wednesday, October 21

🎃Thursday, October 22

🎃Friday, October 23

🎃Saturday, October 24

Books Read:

Pages Read:


message 12: by Jo (new)

Jo | 3 comments I'm in...
10/18 - 10/24

Sunday the 18th:

Monday the 19th:

Tuesday the 20th:

Wednesday the 21st:

Thursday the 22nd:

Friday the 23rd:

Saturday the 24th:


message 13: by T (new)

T (tpinks315) | 212 comments I'm IN!

Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you
Goal: 2 full books read and one of them serving to satisfy a mini challenge.

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Books completed:
Pages read:


message 14: by Li'l Owl (new)

 Li'l Owl | 191 comments 🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

👻 Sunday, October 18

👻 Monday, October 19

👻 Tuesday, October 20

👻 Wednesday, October 21

👻 Thursday, October 22

👻 Friday, October 23

👻 Saturday, October 24

🎃 Books Read:

🎃 Pages Read:


message 15: by Connie (last edited Oct 24, 2020 05:33PM) (new)

Connie Anne Kikta | 20 comments Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

Sunday Catering to Nobody (A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery, #1) by Diane Mott Davidson
Pages: 301

Monday Big Summer by Jennifer Weiner
Pages: 150

Tuesday Big Summer by Jennifer Weiner
Pages: 218

Wednesday None

Thursday Confessions on the 7 45 by Lisa Unger
Pages: 175

Friday Confessions on the 7 45 by Lisa Unger
Pages: 193

Saturday The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

Books completed
Pages read:


message 16: by Chelsea (new)

Chelsea Jones (chelspels) 🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days)

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

🎃Sunday, October 18

🎃Monday, October 19

🎃Tuesday, October 20

🎃Wednesday, October 21

🎃Thursday, October 22

🎃Friday, October 23

🎃Saturday, October 24

Books Read:

Pages Read:


message 17: by Moderators of NBRC, Challenger-in-Chief (new)

Moderators of NBRC | 31267 comments Mod
Welcome everyone!


message 18: by Aiswrya (last edited Oct 24, 2020 04:52PM) (new)

Aiswrya | 804 comments Mod
My spot :)

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense - The Wolf at Bay, Cut & Run
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover - Lick (Stage Dive, #1) by Kylie Scott

🎃Sunday, October 18: 464 pages
The Highlander - 364
The Lightning-Struck Heart - 100

🎃Monday, October 19: 368 pages
Dangerous Masquerade - 268
The Lightning-Struck Heart - 100

🎃Tuesday, October 20 - 380 pages
The Lightning-Struck Heart - 205
Cut & Run - 175

🎃Wednesday, October 21 - 362 pages
Cut & Run - 200
The Wolf at Bay - 162

🎃Thursday, October 22 - 497 pages
The Wolf at Bay - 100
The Duchess Deal - 75
A Negotiated Marriage - 182
Lick - 140

🎃Friday, October 23 - 410 pages
Lick - 146
The Magpie Lord - 150
The Duchess Deal - 114

🎃Saturday, October 24 - 402 pages
The Magpie Lord - 50
The Governess Affair - 152
The Duchess Deal - 200

Books Read:
The Highlander (Victorian Rebels, #3) by Kerrigan Byrne Dangerous Masquerade (Regency Masquerade Book 1) by Peta Lee Rose Cut & Run (Cut & Run, #1) by Madeleine Urban The Lightning-Struck Heart (Tales From Verania, #1) by T.J. Klune The Wolf at Bay (Big Bad Wolf, #2) by Charlie Adhara The Duchess Deal (Girl Meets Duke, #1) by Tessa Dare A Negotiated Marriage (Negotiated Marriage, #1) by Noelle Adams Lick (Stage Dive, #1) by Kylie Scott The Magpie Lord (A Charm of Magpies, #1) by K.J. Charles The Governess Affair (Brothers Sinister, #0.5) by Courtney Milan

Total Pages Read: 2,487 pages :)



message 19: by The Drowsy Bookworm (last edited Oct 23, 2020 09:03AM) (new)

The Drowsy Bookworm (drowsybookworm) | 37 comments I'm in :)

🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days) start at whatever time works for you

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
Finished The Library at Mount Char (Mystery)
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover
Finished Rebecca (mostly black cover)

Sunday October 18(view spoiler)
Monday October 19 (view spoiler)
Tuesday October 20 (view spoiler)
Wednesday October 21 (view spoiler)
Thursday October 22(view spoiler)
Friday October 23(view spoiler)
Saturday October 24(view spoiler)

Started books
Magic Lessons (Practical Magic, #0.1) by Alice Hoffman City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4) by Cassandra Clare

Completed books
The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

DNF
Thin Ice (Alaska Wild Mysteries, #1) by Paige Shelton Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1) by Kendare Blake



message 20: by Aiswrya (new)

Aiswrya | 804 comments Mod
Happy Reading everyone!


message 21: by Skye Blue ☆*~゚ლ(´ڡ`ლ)~*☆ (last edited Oct 27, 2020 12:16PM) (new)

Skye Blue ☆*~゚ლ(´ڡ`ლ)~*☆ (surendraskye) | 6 comments 🎃 Duration: October 18 - October 24 (7 days)

Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
Sandman Slim 10/27/20
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover

I guess i didn't read the instructions very well. First timer.
I just read the book and didn't track. I'll do better next month.

Oct 27th
Kill the Dead


message 22: by Katarina (last edited Oct 25, 2020 08:46AM) (new)

Katarina  (katarinalouise) | 13 comments I'm a day late, but I'd love to join!


Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense
The Silent Patient

🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover
Earthlings

Started before the read-a-thon
Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Barriers - page 102
From Blood and Ash - page 83

Progress
Sunday, October 18
Healthy Habits Suck: How to Get Off the Couch and Live a Healthy Life… Even If You Don’t Want To - page 32

Monday, October 19
Healthy Habits Suck: How to Get Off the Couch and Live a Healthy Life… Even If You Don’t Want To - page 184
Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice - page 64

Tuesday, October 20
Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Barriers - page 141
From Blood and Ash - page 88

Wednesday, October 21
The Silent Patient - page 57

Thursday, October 22
The Silent Patient - page 325

Friday, October 23
Dream Work - page 96
Earthlings - page 110

Saturday, October 24
Earthlings - page 256

Books completed:
Healthy Habits Suck How to Get Off the Couch and Live a Healthy Life… Even If You Don’t Want To by Dayna Lee-Baggley The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides Dream Work by Mary Oliver Earthlings by Sayaka Murata


message 23: by Sammy (new)

Sammy (sammystarbuck) | 5675 comments One book finished, one continued and another started so far. :)


message 24: by Aiswrya (new)

Aiswrya | 804 comments Mod
I’m doing so much better this month. Almost finished book 4!

How’s everyone else doing? Any favorite reads so far? I finished The Lightning-Struck Heart today and I loved it! Honestly, one of the best books I’ve ever read (or listened to) ❤️


message 25: by Judy (new)

Judy | 2116 comments I've finished two things so far. Reading is a struggle these days – turns out grad school is actually as challenging as everyone said...


message 26: by Kristie (new)

Kristie | 3298 comments I had a great reading day on Saturday, when it didn't count. lol I haven't had much reading time the past few days, however I plan to read more today so I'm looking forward to that. So far, I finished one book and started two others. I hope to make it to halfway on both of my started books today.


message 27: by Aiswrya (new)

Aiswrya | 804 comments Mod
I've had a good reading week :)
Mini challenges
🎃 Read a book that is MPG Horror/ Thriller/ Mystery/ Suspense - The Wolf at Bay, Cut & Run
🎃 Read a book that has a mostly black and/or orange cover - Lick (Stage Dive, #1) by Kylie Scott

(view spoiler)
Books Read:
The Highlander (Victorian Rebels, #3) by Kerrigan Byrne Dangerous Masquerade (Regency Masquerade Book 1) by Peta Lee Rose Cut & Run (Cut & Run, #1) by Madeleine Urban The Lightning-Struck Heart (Tales From Verania, #1) by T.J. Klune The Wolf at Bay (Big Bad Wolf, #2) by Charlie Adhara The Duchess Deal (Girl Meets Duke, #1) by Tessa Dare A Negotiated Marriage (Negotiated Marriage, #1) by Noelle Adams Lick (Stage Dive, #1) by Kylie Scott The Magpie Lord (A Charm of Magpies, #1) by K.J. Charles The Governess Affair (Brothers Sinister, #0.5) by Courtney Milan

Total Pages Read: 2,487 pages :)



message 28: by Judy (new)

Judy | 2116 comments I didn't have a good week but I'm not even surprised anymore - I just don't have the time to read at my usual volume :( but at least I finally managed to listen to audiobooks again this week, I've missed it!

Still finished five things cause they were short/I had already started them the week before...


message 29: by Sammy (new)

Sammy (sammystarbuck) | 5675 comments It's been a so-so week for me. 59.5 hours of audio, and 769 pages over 6 books. 4 of them fit the mini challenge tasks :)


message 30: by Katarina (new)

Katarina  (katarinalouise) | 13 comments This week turned out to be quite hectic but I'm still content with what I was able to read.

4 books, 969 pages, and both mini-challenges completed.


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