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Dewey Hours 12-24

 

Hour 12-14

 

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the Right


Pages Read: 0

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 45 minutes

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 657

Time Listened; 2 hours  45 minutes

 

CHEERING:  No Cheering but I am back in the house

Food: French Dip and a Jack and Diet

Feeling: So, I got a little side tracked.  A very good friend of mine ended up being in town and I had not meet his triplets so I needed to go out for a few hours to meet them.

  MidEvent Survey

1) How are you doing? Sleepy? Are your eyes tired?

Doing pretty good but I took a break and it is just 10 pm here
2) What have you finished reading?

Finished listening to Drums in Autumn by Diana Gabaldon and Big Boned by Meg Cabot

3) What is your favorite read so far?

First Grave on the Right

4) What about your favorite snacks?

Dinner was great – french dip

5) Have you found any new blogs through the readathon? If so, give them some love!

I have visited a lot of added them to my RSS but I didn’t keep track of the names.

 

How are you doing?

Hour 15

 

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the RightSecond Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, Book 2)


Pages Read: 80

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 0

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot, First Grave on the Right

Pages Read738

Time Listened; 2 hours  45 minutes

 

CHEERING: Stop by and visited a few people

Food: none

Feeling: Getting sleepy

  

How are you doing?

Hour 16-20

 

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the RightSecond Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, Book 2)


Pages Read: 23

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 0

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot, First Grave on the Right

Pages Read 761

Time Listened; 2 hours  45 minutes

 

CHEERING: Stop by and visited a few people

Food: none

Feeling: Had to sleep for a while. But I am back now

  

How are you doing?

Hour 20-24

 

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the RightSecond Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, Book 2)


Pages Read: 100

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 0

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot, First Grave on the Right

Pages Read 861

Time Listened; 2 hours  45 minutes

 

CHEERING: Stop by and visited a few people

Food: none

Feeling: I was in an out of it.  In my old age, I just can’t go without my sleep.

 

  1. Which hour was most daunting for you?
All of the over night hours are the hardest for me.  I just cannot go without sleep anymore
  1. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year?
The First Grave on the Right and Second Grave on the Left books were really great!
  1. Do you have any suggestions for how to improve the Read-a-thon next year?
I dont right now but will let you know if I do.
  1. What do you think worked really well in this year’s Read-a-thon?
Hourly Posts
  1. How many books did you read?
I finished 2 and read parts of 2 others and finished 1 audio book and started a 2nd.
  1. What were the names of the books you read?
The Book Thief
Big Boned
First Grave on the Right
Second Grave on the Left
 
Audio:
Drums of Autumn
Voyager
  1. Which book did you enjoy most?
First Grave on the Right
  1. Which did you enjoy least?
The Book Theif
  1. If you were a Cheerleader, do you have any advice for next year’s Cheerleaders?
Have a Plan!  When will you cheer?  I cheered the first hour and then tried to cheer the first 10 minutes of most hours.
  1. How likely are you to participate in the Read-a-thon again? What role would you be likely to take next time?

For sure I will.  I will cheer and read!

 

Dewey RTA Hours 9-12

 

Hour 9

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the Right


Pages Read: 40

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 30 minutes

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 611

Time Listened; 1 hours 40minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Some Chocolate

Feeling: I spend a half hour listening to audio and taking a shower.  I am feeling refreshed and ready for more reading.  I am really enjoying First Grave on the Right!  It is a great read!  Thanks to Alexa from Pages Of Forbidden Love for the recommendation!  She is participating you should stop by and cheer her on! 

  

How are you doing?

Hour 10

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the Right


Pages Read: 46

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 10 minutes

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 657

Time Listened; 1 hours  50 minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Nothing

Feeling: I had to get up and take a walk for about 20 minutes.  I just needed to get out and get some fresh air.  I need to think about what dinner should be since it is 6pm here.  I am guessing it will be pizza.  I was trying to wait til hubby got home but well I have not heard from him and the kids are going to get hungry soon.

  

How are you doing?

Hour 11

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak , Big Boned by Meg Cabot, And First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the Right


Pages Read: 80

Listening to:

Product Details

Voyager by Diana Gabaldon

Listened: 10 minutes

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 657

Time Listened; 2 hours 

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Nothing

Feeling: Great, but plans seem to be changing.  Might be a bit before i check in again.

  

How are you doing?

Dewey Hours 5-8

 

Hour 5

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak and Big Boned by Meg Cabot

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)

Pages Read: 90

 

Totals so Far;

Pages Read 323

Time Listened; 1 hours 10 minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Cheese and Crackers and a cup of tea.

Feeling: Pretty good.   

How are you doing?

Hour 6

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak and Big Boned by Meg Cabot

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)

Pages Read: 105

 

Totals so Far;

Pages Read 428

Time Listened; 1 hours 10 minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Nothing

Feeling: Pretty good just about ready to finish book #1

How are you doing?

Hour 7

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak and Big Boned by Meg Cabot

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)

Pages Read: 68

 

Totals so Far;

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 496

Time Listened; 1 hours 10 minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food: Graham Crackers and Diet Coke

Feeling: Had to take a bit of time this hour to do stuff for the kids.  Back on track!

And here is my reading buddy

How are you doing?

Hour 7

Reading: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak and Big Boned by Meg Cabot

The Book ThiefBig Boned (Heather Wells Mysteries)First Grave on the Right


Pages Read: 75

 

Totals so Far:

Books Finished: Big Boned by Meg Cabot

Pages Read 571

Time Listened; 1 hours 10 minutes

 

CHEERING:  I made a few visits to some readers!  Hope you are having fun everyone!

Food:  Nothing

Feeling: Pretty good hour but feeling a bit sleepy.  Going to shower make some tea and return.

 

 

How are you doing?