Saturday, 9 October 2010

24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Start and Stats Post

 deweys-readathonbuttonSo here I sit with Tea Cup and Unseen Academicals ready to start my very first 24-Hour Read-a-Thon in Dewey’s memory.  Although I’ve been a blogger for two previous Read-a-Thons I wasn’t able to take part those times so this is my very first one. I am super excited!

I will be updating my stats for the day in this post but doing new posts for different mini-challenges as I take part in them.

Today’s Stats:

Books Read: 2

Pages Read: 396

Books Finished: 1

Cups of tea drunk: 2

My total Read-a-Thon time: 13 hours

Other things accomplished: Lunch and a catnap (I didn’t sleep well AT ALL last night and just couldn’t keep my eyes open, Dinner, hanging out with the parental units, cheering, SLEPT, ate breakfast

Mini-challenges participated in: 1

Update 3:

Books Read: 2

Pages Read: 115

Books Finished: 1

Cups of tea drunk: 2

My total Read-a-Thon time: 2 hours (I slept for over 9 hours)

Other things accomplished: SLEPT, ate breakfast

Mini-challenges participated in: 0

Update 2:

Books Read: 1

Pages Read: 143

Books Finished: 0

Cups of tea drunk: 2

My total Read-a-Thon time: 11 hours

Other things accomplished: Dinner, hanging out with the parental units, cheering

Mini-challenges participated in: 1

Update 1:

Books Read: 1

Pages Read: 142

Books Finished: 0

Cups of tea drunk: 2

My total Read-a-Thon time: 4 hours

Other things accomplished: Lunch and a catnap (I didn’t sleep well AT ALL last night and just couldn’t keep my eyes open

Mini-challenges participated in: 0

 

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8 comments:

leeswammes said...

Good luck, Zee. I'm waiting a few more hours and then you'll see a similar post from me. :-)

irisonbooks said...

Good luck :) I'll visit from time to time.

Amanda said...

I'm doing a single stats post this year too, and a single mini-challenge post. Good luck and have fun!

Jamie said...

You got this! :) I'm Jamie. One of your cheerleaders ready to cheer you on! Sometimes when I was in college and I would be doing marathon paper writing (not that the readthon isn't fun!!) I would need just a quick stretch and a laugh and for whatever reason laughing babies always did the trick to make me giggle and then get back done to business! Here's one of my favorites:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0BaDOm0vVA&feature=related

Jamie at The Perpetual Page-Turner

joanna said...

You're doing great, happy further reading!

Valerie said...

Have a great time doing this read-a-thon! Enjoy the chance to get caught up on your reading :-).

Valerie said...

Have a great time doing this read-a-thon! Enjoy the chance to get caught up on your reading :-).

softdrink said...

1, 2, 3, 4
Hope your book isn’t a bore
5, 6, 7, 8
And your readathon is going great!