Category: Read-A-Thons

#ReadAThon Hour 17 Mini-Challenge #FitReaders Do 24

#ReadAThon Hour 17 Mini-Challenge #FitReaders Do 24

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Welcome to HOUR 17!  You are in the home stretch. Time to get that 2nd wind and push through what is one of the toughest hours in the challenge. I am going to make this challenge really easy and it is for a great prize: $15 Book of Your Choice from Book Depository (so open internationally) All you have to do is fill in the giveaways tool linky with what your “24” was and for an extra entry tweet that you rocked it! What is a FitReaders do 24 Challenge: Take a few minutes and do 24 “active” things! These could include: Steps Pushups Jumping Jacks Situps Laps around the Kitchen Counter Deep Breaths Hops Use your imagination! This is meant to get your blood pumping but not take up a whole lot of time! So what are you waiting for? GO! Entry-Form Save I am reading for a local Nursing Home–I will be donating books (from my vast library) based on the following: 2 books for each book read 2 books for each hour listened (this is great for getting up and doing some exercise to keep the blood pumping) 2 books for each check-in post and instagram post […]

Posted April 29, 2017 by Felicia S in Read-A-Thons / 13 Comments
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Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: 9PMish CST

Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: 9PMish CST

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Dewey’s 24 Hour #ReadAThon Spring 2016: Starting Line Current Book Reading: How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days by Kerrelyn Sparks Books Finished: Current Book Listening: Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham Audiobook Finished: For All Eternity by Linda Leal Miller, Snowballs in Hell by Eve Langlais, Duke of my Heart by Kelly Bowen Hours Listened: 13 hours Current Activities: I worked 13 hours today on top of the readathon —so I am sapped. I am going to take a power nap so I can make it the 3 hours my challenge is active (midnight to 3am) I have gotten a lot listened too though and I LOVE THAT! I haven’t been social at all—see work LOL   I am reading for a local Nursing Home–I will be donating books (from my vast library) based on the following: 2 books for each book read 2 books for each hour listened (this is great for getting up and doing some exercise to keep the blood pumping) 2 books for each check-in post and instagram post 1 book for every 2 entries in my mini-challenge (Midnight) 2 books for each hour missed Save Save Save Save

Posted April 29, 2017 by Felicia S in Dewey's 24 Hour, Read-A-Thons / 1 Comment
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Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: 4PM CST

Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: 4PM CST

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Dewey’s 24 Hour #ReadAThon Spring 2016: Starting Line Current Book Reading: Books Finished: Current Book Listening: Duke of my Heart by Kelly Bowen Audiobook Finished: For All Eternity by Linda Leal Miller, Snowballs in Hell by Eve Langlais Hours Listened: 9 hours Current Activities: Had my cinnamon rolls (readathon tradition) I am working so I am not able to be as social as I would like but I am getting loads done! I am thankful I can work and listen to audiobooks so I can still participate About to take my first BREAK!   Collage: I am reading for a local Nursing Home–I will be donating books (from my vast library) based on the following: 2 books for each book read 2 books for each hour listened (this is great for getting up and doing some exercise to keep the blood pumping) 2 books for each check-in post and instagram post 1 book for every 2 entries in my mini-challenge (Midnight) 2 books for each hour missed Save Save Save

Posted April 29, 2017 by Felicia S in Dewey's 24 Hour, Read-A-Thons / 3 Comments
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Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: Starting Line (sort of)

Dewey’s Spring 2017 #ReadAThon: Starting Line (sort of)

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Dewey’s 24 Hour #ReadAThon Spring 2016: Starting Line Current Book Reading: Books Finished: Current Book Listening: For All Eternity by Linda Leal Miller Audiobook Finished: Opening Survey: 1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? DFW Texas 2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward to? Winging the ReadAThon so I am not sure 3) Which snack are you most looking forward to? Cinnamon Rolls 4) Tell us a little something about yourself! : Continueing my streak of reading for charity —today will be books donated! 5) If you participated in the last read-a-thon, what’s one thing you’ll do different today? If this is your first read-a-thon, what are you most looking forward to? I am going to nap today! I need to make it till 3 am so I can pick a winner for the my midnight challenge so a nap is going to be needed!   Collage: I am reading for a local Nursing Home–I will be donating books (from my vast library) based on the following: 2 books for each book read 2 books for each hour listened (this is great for getting up and doing some exercise to keep […]

Posted April 29, 2017 by Felicia S in Dewey's 24 Hour, Read-A-Thons / 1 Comment
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Dewey’s Fall 2016 #ReadAThon: Finish Line $90 Raised for Charity

Dewey’s Fall 2016 #ReadAThon: Finish Line $90 Raised for Charity

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Dewey’s 24 Hour #ReadAThon Spring 2016: Finish Line Current Book Reading: Books Finished: The Trouble with Mistletoe (both print & audio), Quidditch Through the Ages, Magic Binds (both print & audio), The Graveyard Book Vol 1 Current Book Listening: Audiobook Finished: The Dispatcher Collage: I am reading for RALC (Richardson Adult Literacy Center) Here is how my totals are determined: $86.50 round up to $90 $1 for each book read – $5 $1 for each hour listened (this is great for getting up and doing some exercise to keep the blood pumping) -$5 $1 for each check-in post, instagram post, tweet -$50 5 cents for every entry in my mini-challenge -$8.35 -Round up to $9 $2.50 for each hour missed -$17.50

Posted October 23, 2016 by Felicia S in Dewey's 24 Hour, Read-A-Thons / 2 Comments
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