2017 read-a-thons

CURRENT

#FrightFall Readathon

Oct 1 – 31
Goals:
Read at least ONE scary book (which can be a thriller, mystery, Gothic novel, or similar for those who are faint of heart)

This Darkness Mine _

Page count = 352


#Spookathon

Spookathon 👻Oct 16 – 22
Goals:
Read a thriller
Read a book with a spooky word in the title
Read a book with your childhood fear
Read a book with a spooky setting
Read a book with orange on the cover


UPCOMING

Dewey’s 24-hour #readathon

Dewey's Read-a-thonOct 21
Goals: Read!

 

 

 


#Hallowreadathon

Oct 31 – Nov 1
Goals:
Read a book with a ghost
Read a book with red on the cover
Read two books


PAST


FemPowerAThonOct 8 – 14
Goals:
Thriller/horror/mystery novel with a female lead
Fantasy with badass female lead
Reread a book with a female heroine you’re thankful for
Find a feminist novel ahead of its time
Read poetry
Read about a woman unlike yourself
Read an intersectional feminist book
Read the group book: Moxie

This Darkness Mine Our Dark Duet (Monsters of Verity, #2) Not Your Sidekick (Not Your Sidekick, #1)

Page count: 352 + 518 + 296 = 1166


#GetGraphic readathon

#GetGraphicOct 6 – 8
Goals:
Read from a new-to-you series
Read two installments from the same series
Read a work over 300 pages
Read a work with black and white art
Read something recommended by a friend
Read at least five things total

Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 4 by Mizuho Kusanagi Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 5 by Mizuho Kusanagi


Banned Books WeekSep 24 – 30
Goals:
Read 3 banned/challenged books

1984 A Wrinkle in Time Speak


Cosmo readathon (#CosmoReadathon)

cosmoreadersSep 17-23
Goals:
Buddy read a book
Read a book from your wishlist/immediate TBR pile
Read a book you have never heard before
Read a book borrowed from a library or a friend
Read an indie book

Sharp Objects


The Reading Quest (#TheReadingQuest)

Goals:

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Thin Places Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 3 by Mizuho Kusanagi Wings Unseen Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Starswept The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Floor #2)

All Rights Reserved (Word$, #1) Spliced Blades of Magic (Crown Service, #1) They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera The Old Guard, Book One by Greg Rucka Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1) Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood An Enchantment of Ravens The Giver The Princess Bride: An Illustrated Edition of S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure Blood of Wonderland (Queen of Hearts Saga, #2)

HP: 523 + 18 (from social) = 541
XP : 10(start) + 10 + 5 + 10+ 10+ 20 + 50(Mage path completion) + 10 + 10 + 10 + 20 + 20 + 5 + 10 + 20 + 10 +10 + 30 (Rogue path completion) + 10 + 10 + 30 (Knight Path Completion = 320
Level: 7

Page count: 176 + 192 + 320 + 353 + 350 + 432 + 400 + 400 + 302 + 384 + 160 + 496 + 288 + 304 + 138 + 450 + 336 = 5481


Because Dragons readathon (#BecauseDragonsRAT)

#becausedragonsRAT Round 3Sep 4-10
Goals:
A blue fantasy book
A swashbuckling fantasy novel
A fantasy book that reminds you of fall
A classic fantasy book (published before 1980)
A fantasy book with wings on the cover

Beasts Made of Night An Enchantment of Ravens The Princess Bride: An Illustrated Edition of S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure Under the Pendulum Sun Blood of Wonderland (Queen of Hearts Saga, #2)

Page count: 304 + 304 + 450 + 400 + 336 = 1794


Wonder Week Readathon (#wwreadathon)

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Aug 25 – Sep 1

Goals:
One straight line through the BINGO sheet

The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Floor #2) All Rights Reserved (Word$, #1) Spliced Blades of Magic (Crown Service, #1) They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera The Old Guard, Book One by Greg Rucka Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1)

Page count: 432 + 400 + 400 + 302 + 384 + 160 + 496 = 2574


Rainbow Read-a-Thon (#rainbowreadathon17)

Rainbow Read-A-Thon Aug 25-31
Goals:
A book with a white cover
A book with a cover that matches your Hogwarts house
A book with an orange cover
A book with a blue/green cover
A book with a pink cover
A book with a black cover
A book with a purple cover

The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Floor #2) All Rights Reserved (Word$, #1) Spliced They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera The Old Guard, Book One by Greg Rucka Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1) _

Page count: 432 + 400 + 400 + 384 + 160 + 496 = 2272


ARC August (#ARCAugust)

Goals – 10 galleys

Ferocious by Paula Stokes Thin Places Wings Unseen Starswept The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Floor #2) All Rights Reserved (Word$, #1) Spliced They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera The Old Guard, Book One by Greg Rucka Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1)

Page count: 352 + 176 + 320 + 350 + 432 + 400 + 400 + 384 + 160 + 496 = 3470


Bout Of Books 20 (#BoutOfBooks)

Bout of Books
Goals: 5 books
Wings Unseen Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Starswept The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Floor #2) All Rights Reserved (Word$, #1) Spliced
Page count : 125 + 77 + 350 + 432 + 400 + 400+ 73 (They both die at the end) + 136 (because you love to hate me) = 1993

7 in 7 Readathon (#7in7readathon)

7 in 7 ReadathonGoals: Read 7 things in 7 days

A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4) Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 3 by Mizuho Kusanagi Jane Eyre

Wrap : only 3 of 7 things 😦


Tome Topple (#TomeTopple)

Goals:
Read a tome that is part of a series
Read an adult novel

A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)

Page count: 722p


Read the Book a Thon 2.0 (#ReadTheBookAThon)

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Books set in a country you want to travel to
Book that depicts food on the cover
Book from author you have never read before
Read at least 500 pages
Book with blue on the cover

Thin Places

Page count: 165 + 176 + 179 + 38(CR:Wings Unseen) = 576



EmojiathonEmojiathon!

Goals

The Silence Replica The Edge of Forever (The Edge of Forever #1) Every Heart a Doorway (Wayward Children, #1) Spindle Fire (Spindle Fire #1) The Dragon's Price (Transference, #1) The Ship Beyond Time (The Girl From Everywhere, #2) Library of Souls (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #3) Ringer Now I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2) And Then There Were Four

Page count : 400 + 520 +256 + 176 + 368 + 304 + 464 + 464 + 528 + 496 + 352 = 4328


#becausedragonsRAT

#becausedragonsRAT Round 2 Announcement: Towards the end of February I hosted the first round of #becausedragonsRAT, a readathon for book dragons & fantasy lovers. And it was so damn fun that I want to do it again! Who is this readathon for? Anyone...

Goals

Finished

Every Heart a Doorway (Wayward Children, #1) Spindle Fire (Spindle Fire #1) The Dragon's Price (Transference, #1) The Ship Beyond Time (The Girl From Everywhere, #2)

Incomplete (88% ~ 408 pg)

Library of Souls (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #3)

Page count : 176 + 368 + 304 + 464 + 408 = 1720

Completed 4/5 prompts!


Sci-Fi Summer Readathon

Goals

The Silence Replica The Edge of Forever (The Edge of Forever #1)

Page count : 400 + 520 +256 = 1176


May Clean Sweep ARC reading challenge

clean sweep 2017

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Books read

The Black Witch (The Black Witch Chronicles #1) The Go-Between Deacon Locke Went to Prom The Broken Ones (The Malediction Trilogy, #0.6) Lying Out Loud Psycho Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami Volume 2 All the Missing Girls My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen Beast Seeking Mansfield User Grit The Gauntlet (The Cage, #3) Breakwater Eliza and Her Monsters All the Stars Left Behind

Page count : 608 + 208 + 400 + 320 + 368 + 183 + 368 + 336 + 290 +300 + 176 + 304 +352 + 240 + 400 + 300 = 5153


Bout of Books 19

Bout of Books

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Day 1

Pages read: 107 (All the Missing Girls)
Books read: 1
Total books finished: 0
Total pages: 107

Day 2

Not a font challenge

Rise of Fire (Reign of Shadows, #2) Reign of Shadows (Reign of Shadows, #1) The Women in the Walls

Pages read: 243 (All the Missing Girls) + 183 (Psycho Pass Vol 2) + 200 (My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen)
Books read: 3
Total books finished: 2
Total pages: 726

Day 3

Pages read: 136 (My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen)
Books read: 3
Total books finished: 3
Total: 862

Day 4

Pages read: 114 (Beast by Megan Crewe)
Books read: 4
Total books finished: 3
Total: 976

Day 5

Pages read: 176 (Beast) + 75 (Seeking Mansfield)
Books read: 5
Total books finished: 4
Total: 1227

Day 6

Pages read: 225 (Seeking Mansfield) + 176 (User)
Books read: 6
Total books finished: 6
Total: 1628

Day 7

Pages read: 304 (Grit)
Books read: 7
Total books finished: 7
Total: 1932

Books read

Psycho Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami Volume 2 All the Missing Girls My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen Beast Seeking Mansfield User Grit


BookBuddyAThon

May 6-12

Challenges

Read a book with your buddy – Lying out Loud
Read a book picked by your buddy off your TBR – All the Missing Girls
Read a book with a cover with your buddy’s favorite color (purple) – The Broken Ones
Read a book with your buddy’s initials (M) – My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen
Guilty read – Psycho Pass: Vol 2

Read

Lying Out Loud The Broken Ones (The Malediction Trilogy, #0.6) Psycho Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami Volume 2 All the Missing Girls My Fairy Godmother is a Drag Queen Beast


Bout of Books 18

Bout of Books 18
Day 1

Introduce Yourself #insixwords

Read The Last of August by Brittany Cavallaro.
Pages read: 336
Books read: 1

Day 2

2017 in a Picture

Read One Moment by Kristina McBride (288p)
Pages read: 624
Books read: 2

Day 3

Book to Movie

Read Because of the Sun by Jenny Torres Sanchez (272p) & 278 pg of Red Rising
Pages read: 1174
Books read: 3

Day 4

Book spine poetry

Read 162 pg of Red Rising
Pages read: 1336
Books read: 4

Day 5

Read 98 pg of The One Memory of Flora Banks
Pages read: 1434
Books read: 4

Day 6

Read 205 pg of The One Memory of Flora Banks + 320 pg of Wallbanger
Pages read: 1959
Books read: 6

Day 7

Read 188 pg of Dreadnought
Pages read: 2147
Books read: 6

Total books

The Last of August (Charlotte Holmes #2) One Moment Because of the Sun Red Rising (Red Rising Trilogy, #1) Wallbanger (Cocktail, #1) The One Memory of Flora Banks

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