24 Hour Readathon October 2014 Edition

24 Hour Readathon

Hooray it’s Readathon day! Find out more about this awesome event at the official Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon site.


Name Your Readathon Mini Challenge:

Create Your Own True Loop Voyager! (sounds like maybe a scifi readathon?)


Book Staging Mini Challenge:

landline book staging readathon

Shelfie Mini Challenge:

Shelfie Readathon Mini challenge

Opening Meme:

1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? SoCal

2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward to? I can’t seem to put down NPH’s book, though I also want to dive into My True Love Gave to Me.

3) Which snack are you most looking forward to? I’m not really a snacker, but maybe some chips and hummus.

4) Tell us a little something about yourself! I have two chatty parakeets, a teenager and a husband. I enjoy vegan cooking, dance for exercise, and too many TV dramas.

5) If you participated in the last read-a-thon, what’s one thing you’ll do different today? If this is your first read-a-thon, what are you most looking forward to? I did participate in the last two readathons – so much fun! And this time I know I’m probably going to throw in the towel early so I can get my zzz.

Here’s my readathon virtual stack:

I won’t be able to complete all of these –but it’s nice to have options, right? I’ll update this post as I go.

Loop by Karen Akins – This book is already in progress since I need to wrap it up for a feature on Monday. Not that I’m cutting it close or anything.

My True Love Gave To Me edited by Stephanie Perkins – A book of twelve holiday stories – surely I can fit in a few of these.

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon – An Outlander fix will certainly do the trick when I’m getting sleepy.

Choose Your Own Autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris – In the audiobook the adventure is chosen for you, since it’s a little harder to flip around in an audiobook. Looks so fun!

Sweet Filthy Morning After by Christina Lauren – This is just a 30 minute audiobook – easy peasy! It’s a bonus novella in the Wild Seasons series.

Are you readathoning too? Let me know what you’re reading!


5 thoughts on “24 Hour Readathon October 2014 Edition

  1. Kristen says:

    I love that they are organized by color!!

  2. Leslie says:

    A color coordinated bookshelf – I love it! Mine has virtually no organization other than read or not read – or the cookbook shelf.

  3. Lucy says:

    I worried that shelving by color would make books hard to find but I’m pretty happy with it overall. And I have a cookbook shelf too, in the kitchen, and arranged by author 🙂

  4. I hope the readathon was fun, Lucy. I def could not do one for just 24 hours. I suck at that kind of pressure. And oooh new Christina Lauren novella…

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  5. Fay says:

    What a great read-a-thon you had! Your Shelfie photo is AWESOME – Soooo organised and even colour coded! I took a trip to the book shop in search for a certain book which I could not get my hands on and will post ASAP when I finally get it as it would have been perfect for the read-a-thon. I did however come across Landline! Is it a good read?

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