Bout of Books #25 Sign-Up and Reading Plans

I'm hoping I can read up a storm this week during Bout of Books #25. What is Bout of Books? The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, May 13th and runs through Sunday, May 19th in whatever time... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #24 Wrap-Up

I really enjoyed participating in Bout of Books #24 this past week. I was able to accomplish my main goal and am very happy with my reading totals. Bring on Bout of Books #25! Here's how I did: Days 1 & 2 Day 3 Pages Read: 167 What I Read: Finished A Well-Behaved Woman, read from The Clockmaker's... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #24 Update: Days 1 & 2

Here's what I got up to on days one and two of Bout of Books #24: What is Bout of Books? The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 7th and runs through Sunday, January 13th in whatever time... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #23 Wrap-Up

Another Bout of Books has come to an end. Here's how I did:   Total Pages Read: 1,020 Books Finished: 2 (You can find my daily updates here) I managed to finish Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh and The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp by Eva Rice. I also read about 30% of The Masterpiece by Fiona Davis. I didn't end up participating in very... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #22 Wrap-Up

Sadly, Bout of Books #22 has come to an end. I didn't have nearly as productive a readathon as I had hoped, but I still had a great time participating. Here's how I did:   Day 1: 140 pages of The Song of Achilles Day 2: Finished the final 132 pages of The Song of Achilles Day... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books 22 Sign-Up and TBR

It's time again for another Bout of Books Readathon! Round #22 kicks off on Monday, May 14th and runs until Sunday, May 20th. This will be my third time participating, and I can't wait to squeeze in as much reading as possible next week.   What is Bout of Books? For those that don't know what Bout... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #21 Wrap Up

It's a wrap on Bout of Books #21! I had a lot of fun participating in this readathon, and was  even able to finish three books. I read: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (464 pp) 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff (230 pp) The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin (352 pp)* For a total of: 1,046 pages *I had... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #21 Update: Days 1-3

It's day three of #boutofbooks21! I'm happy with my progress so far, and can even cross one book off my TBR list. I read and loved The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas (464 pp). It was an engrossing and powerful read, and one that was difficult to put down. The hype is well-deserved. I've also read 95/230... Continue Reading →