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Dewey’s Read-a-Thon: Hour 20

October 25, 2009

readathonbuttonPages Read This Hour: 113
Total Pages Read: 1,406
Minutes Spent Reading This Hour: 22
Tot. Minutes Spent Reading: 526
Books Read This Hour: Fables Vol. 3: Storybook Love by Bill Willingham
Books Completed: 9 (Disquiet by Julia Leigh, Expat ed. by Christina Henry de Tessan, Reservation Blues by Sherman Alexie, Miss Leavitt’s Stars by George Johnson, Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, The Creative Family by Amanda Blake Soule, Where are the Children? by Mary Higgins Clark, Book by Book by Michael Dirda, Fables Vol. 3: Storybook Love by Bill Willingham)
Total Mini-Challenges Participated In: 21
Minutes Spent Blogging/Mini-Challenge-ing This Hour: 18
Total Minutes Spent Blogging/Mini-Challenge-ing: 274
Minutes Spent Cheerleading This Hour: 220
Total Minutes Spent Cheerleading: 403

SecretStashI’ve definitely hit my stride Dividing things evenly between reading, cheering and hosting/blogging is working. :D Pic this time is of my saving grace: the stash of graphic novels I’ve been waiting to read for weeks! lol It’s 6 volumes of Fables, Skim, and Gray Horses. Click to make it larger!

Everyone who’s still awake, keep up the awesomeness! We’re so close to being done now, we can taste it. :D

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11 Comments leave one →
  1. October 25, 2009 2:16 am

    Your doing fantastically, can’t believe how fast you can read! Good luck with the last few hours

  2. October 25, 2009 2:18 am

    Great pile of graphic novels, Eva! Enjoy!

  3. October 25, 2009 2:33 am

    Go you with your nearly 1500 pages! You’re doing so well at balancing everything!

  4. Vishy permalink
    October 25, 2009 2:35 am

    That is wonderful reading! Can’t believe your reading speed! Thanks for the cheering! Best of luck for the last few hours!

  5. October 25, 2009 2:47 am

    Wow greta job Eva! :) Keep it up! Just a few more hours to go.

  6. October 25, 2009 3:05 am

    Graphic novels sounds like a great idea! I think I’ll do some more cheering and grab Fun Home as a re-read.

  7. October 25, 2009 3:10 am

    You and the other challenge hosts have all done a great job with this readathon! I think I’m ready to go to sleep though…..even though there are only three hours left.

  8. October 25, 2009 3:40 am

    Your graphic novels are your ace in the hole! Good planning!

  9. October 25, 2009 3:46 am

    yay! great job hun.

  10. October 25, 2009 3:49 am

    I’m in true awe … of the nearly 1,500 pages, of your ability to balance cheering and reading and Read-a-Thon coordinating duties. Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!

  11. October 26, 2009 12:10 pm

    Katrina, thank you!

    Andi, I had been resisting the temptation to jump into them early. ;)

    Memory, thank you!

    Vishy, thanks!

    Kate, thank you!

    Trish, oh-I’d love to reread Fun Home. It was so good the first time around!

    Valerie, thank you!

    Bybee, it was hard to resist reading them earlier, but I just focused on remembering how tired I always am towards the end. ;)

    Hagelrat, thanks!

    Melissa, thank you!

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