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Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Hour 12 — Halfway There!

I'm at hour 12 of Dewey's 24-Hour Readathon, and they're running a Mid-Event Survey, so here are their questions and my answers. 1. What are you reading right now? Glitter by Aprilynne Pike. It's set in a retro-futuristic recreation of the palace of Versailles. Trippy! 2. How many books have you read so far? Two so far. (Glitter and A Study in Scarlet.) But, to be fair, I've also Continue Reading...

Prepping for Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon

Dewey's 24-Hour Readathon is happening this Saturday, April 29! Will you be reading? First things first... What's a READATHON?! Answer: A reading challenge! It's like a marathon for readers. Dewey's is a 24-hour challenge, which means you can drop in during the 24-hour time period, or try to read for 24 hours straight through. With naps, of course. And snack breaks. And lots and lots of Continue Reading...

Happy New Year — let’s read!

I'm sure you've all seen the meme going around social media about Jolabokaflod - the Icelandic "Christmas Book Flood" - right? Well, guess what? I've decided to celebrate my own variation of this bookish revelry over New Year's Eve instead! Here's my reasoning: [author_list style="heart"] I hate going out for New Year's Eve I love reading books I really don't want to get Continue Reading...