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Treesofreverie Read-A-Thon | June 2014<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
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Treesofreverie is hosting another readathon! 😀 So of course I had to take part. And it’s going to last for a full two weeks. Below are my goals and daily updates as the readathon continues. Feel free to join in if you’d like!

Reading Goals:

  • Finish A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  • Read first few hundred pages of Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
  • Finish Wool by Hugh Howey
  • Finish The Flies of August by P. J. Lee
  • Read Cyndere’s Midnight by Jeffrey Overstreet
  • Read Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
  • Read Wake by Lisa McMann
  • Read The Iron King by Julie Kagawa
  • Read Witches of East End by Melissa de la Cruz
  • Read Angelfall by Susan Ee
  • Read Tale of the Music-Thief by Earl T. Roske
  • Read Looking for Alaska by John Green (and maybe An Abundance of Katherines and Paper Towns)
  • Read Saga Vol. 1 by Brian K. Vaughan

Reading Prompts:

  • Read a popular or well-known book
  • Read a book you’ve heard a lot of good things about
  • Read something recommended to you by a friend
  • Read a book from your Goodreads to-read shelf
  • Read a book to go towards a specific reading challenge
  • Read a book you received as a gift or from a giveaway
  • Read a book you received in exchange for an honest review
  • Read one of your best friend’s favourite books
  • Read a book you’ve been meaning to read
  • Read a book you’ve had lying around unfinished

Reading Challenges:

  • Finish an entire book in ONE day
  • Read a book by an author you haven’t read before
  • Read outside
  • Finish a book in a series you’ve not yet completed
  • Read a graphic novel or manga
  • Read a book in the Fantasy genre
  • Read a book in the Contemporary genre
  • Read a book from a genre you don’t usually read
  • Read a book by an indie or self published author
  • Share some of your favourite quotes from the books you read
  • Write a book review for one of the books you read
  • Share your progress and updates through video (book vlogging)
  • Take pictures of your reading progress
  • Show off your books by taking more pictures

Reading Progress:

Monday (6/16)
Wool – 19 pages
A Discovery of Witches – 45 pages (Finished)
Books Read: 1
Pages Read: 64

Tuesday (6/17)
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie – 192 pages
Books Read: 1
Pages Read: 256

Wednesday (6/18)
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie – 33 pages
Books Read: 1
Pages Read: 289

Thursday (6/19)
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie – 145 pages (Finished)
Books Read: 2
Pages Read: 434

Friday (6/20)
Wake – 210 pages (Finished)
Books Read: 3
Pages Read: 644

Saturday (6/21)
Looking for Alaska – 91 pages
Books Read: 3
Pages Read: 735

Sunday (6/22)
Looking for Alaska – 90 pages
Books Read: 3
Pages Read: 825

Monday (6/23)
Looking for Alaska – 40 pages (Finished)
The Flies of August – 73 pages (Finished)
Books Read: 5
Pages Read: 848

Tuesday (6/24)
Of Poseidon – 216 pages
Books Read: 5
Pages Read: 1064

Wednesday (6/25)
Of Poseidon – 108 pages
Books Read: 6
Pages Read: 1172

Thursday (6/26)
Witches of East End – 42 pages
Books Read: 6
Pages Read: 1214

Friday (6/27)
Witches of East End – 15 pages
Books Read: 6
Pages Read: 1229

Saturday (6/28)
Witches of East End – 31 pages
Books Read: 6
Pages Read: 1260

Sunday (6/29)
I read nothing this day because reasons

Monday (6/30)
Fantastical Beast and Where to Find Them – 59 pages
Books Read: 7
Pages Read: 1319