Sunday, April 11, 2010

Readathon End of Event Meme

I did not make it to the end of the Readathon. About 11:00 pm I closed my eyes for just a second and all of a sudden it was 3:00 am! I did get some reading accomplished before that so all is good! I had fun even though I wanted to last longer than I did.

Title of book(s) read since last update: Fireworks Over Toccoa
Number of books read since you started: 2
Pages read since last update: 260 pages
Running total of pages read since you started: 588 pages
Amount of time spent reading since last update: 198 minutes
Running total of time spent reading since you started: 622 minutes

End of Event Meme

1. Which hour was most daunting for you? I guess I would have to say 11:00 pm when I fell asleep.

2. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? House Rules was riveting and Fireworks Over Toccoa was a short romantic read.

3. Do you have any suggestions for how to improve the Read-a-thon next year? None It is perfect the way it is!

4. What do you think worked really well in this year’s Read-a-thon? Everything worked well from the hosts, to the cheerleaders, the mini-challenges...

5. How many books did you read? 2

6. What were the names of the books you read?House Rules and Fireworks Over Toccoa

7. Which book did you enjoy most? I enjoyed them both differently. They are very different books.

8. Which did you enjoy least? does not apply

9. If you were a Cheerleader, do you have any advice for next year’s Cheerleaders? I was not a cheerleader, maybe next time

10. How likely are you to participate in the Read-a-thon again? What role would you be likely to take next time? I will definitely participate again. Maybe I will be brave enough to cheerlead too.


  1. I'm so glad you had a great read-a-thon!

  2. congratulations! this was my first read a thon and I didn't participate as much as I would have liked but will be better prepared in October!

  3. You read far more than I did and I was up until the wee hours.

    Congrats on your accomplishments!

    You can see my Read-A-Thon wrap-up meme here if you're interested. cheers ;-)

  4. Hope you managed to get some more rest today! Congrats on the reading you got done!

  5. How fun that you enjoyed your read-a-thon. Makes me wish I had done it too!

  6. I had so much fun and it sounds like you did too! I plan to change it up a bit next time... need to get in more reading... my own fault that I kept playing on the laptop :)


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