#24in48 – First Line Winner

readathon
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

I hope everyone has recovered from their weekend reading adventures. This is just going to be a quick post to reveal the winner of the Hour 42 First Line prize. And the winner is… Holly @ Hey Holly June Congrats, Holly! You’ll get an email from me shortly. Don’t forget, kids, there’s still time to […]

#24in48: Hour 48 – The Finish Line

readathon
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Congrats, everyone for making it to the end!! I have to say I am so impressed with the reading you guys did this weekend. I’m not sure how many hit the full 24 hours, but I know there were a lot of hours and a lot of pages. And even those of you that were […]

#24in48: Hour 42

TheMartian
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

This is my last check in before this thing is all over – but we’re not done yet :). I know many of you are racing to hit that 24 hour goal and some are just trying to get in what they can around other commitments. However you’re spending these last 6 hours of readathon, […]

#24in48: Hour 36

Bela
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

12 hours to go, guys! Bela Karolyi says, YEW KAN DEW EET! Okay, so I may be getting a little bit punchy. Thanks everyone for your Sunday morning routines. I’m not sure what I expected, but a bunch of readers curling up with a book on lazy Sundays? Yeah, not surprising. But nevertheless, it’s time to […]

#24in48: Hour 30

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Can I just gush for a second? I scheduled this readathon what at the time felt like last minute, and there are so very many of you from all over the world participating. It makes me feel more than a little like I’m not talking into the ether. (Of course I post this at 6am […]

#24in48: Hour 24 – The Halfway Mark!

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Wooohooo!! We’re halfway there, readers! To celebrate, enjoy this amazing video: Thanks everyone for doing the mini-challenge with me and posting your book title sentences. The random winner of the $20 gift card to his or her online book retailer of choice is…. Shawntaye!! Congrats, Shawntaye! See, your sentence doesn’t have to make any sense […]

#24in48: Hour 18

24in48 book sentence
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Whew! Its been a long day, hasn’t it? Have you gotten as much reading done as you wanted to? I know the first time I did this 24-in-48 thing, I thought it would be much easier to get all my reading time in, but its actually really hard. I hope you’re all finding it easier […]

#24in48: Hour 12

beef & barley
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Hello, readers! I hope your ‘thon-ing is going well. I’m going to be checking in here about every six hours, posting my own stats and giving you something to break up your own weekends, so the sleepies don’t hit unexpectedly. To help with that, I’m giving away my first prize: a $15 Starbucks eGift Card! […]

#24in48: Hour 6

readathon
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

I hope everyone is awake and raring to go. Its bright and early here in Brooklyn and I went to bed early last night so I could get up and start fresh this morning. I know that some of you stayed up late to get a few hours of early morning reading in, but I […]

#24in48 Kick Off!

readathon
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Welcome, readathoners! This post serves as the official beginning of our 24 in 48 Readathon! I’m so thrilled that you are joining me for this lazy, book-filled weekend. I know you’re all anxious to get started – or if you’re like me, you’re fast asleep so you can make good use of your daylight reading […]