Let's Begin: Read-a-thon April 2011

Hey everyone! Today I devote myself to Dewey's 24-Hour Read-a-thon. If you don't know what that is, go to the website. Here are the books I have on tap for the day.

*What the Librarian Did- Karina Bliss (Already started this one.)
*The Man in the Brown Suit- Agatha Christie
*Multiple Choices- Claire Cook
*Princess Academy- Shannon Hale
*The Fossil Hunters of Sydney Mines- Jo Ann Yhard
*The Impostor's Daughter- Laurie Sandell
*The Canadian Housewife: An Affectionate History- Rosemary Nearing

And on the ipod is Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels.

 This first hour, we have some questions to answer:

1)Where are you reading from today? Nova Scotia, Canada
2)Three random facts about me… Not a morning person, I love raspberries, I drink about 5 cups of coffee a day.
3)How many books do you have in your TBR pile for the next 24 hours? Seven.
4)Do you have any goals for the read-a-thon (i.e. number of books, number of pages, number of hours, or number of comments on blogs)? Nope, just planning on having fun.
5)If you’re a veteran read-a-thoner, any advice for people doing this for the first time? Relax. This is not a race, nor are you being graded. We won't kick you out of the club if you can't do a full 24 hours. Hell, I've never done 24 hours yet and I've done the Read-a-thon since the beginning. Just have fun!

Okay, so my first book is What the Librarian Did. Might be a bit too sexy for this early but who cares.

Have fun!


  1. We drink about the same amount of coffee! I need a cup right now! Happy reading!

  2. Yay for coffee (and raspberries. They are so the best fruit)

    Have a great time reading today!

  3. I have a book by Shannon Hale in my pile too! I actually hope to get to it today - I've had it hanging around for far too long.

  4. Black Heels is also on my ipod...maybe for a walk later on?

    Enjoy the day Chris!

  5. I started reading Black Heels on the Pioneer Woman's blog but never finished it before she pulled it down to have it published.

    Happy reading!

  6. Princess Academy is lots of fun--I hope you enjoy it!


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