Bout of Books 5.0 Wrap-Up

Bout of Books Read-a-Thon

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal.  It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 13th and runs through Sunday, August 19th in whatever time zone you are in.  Bout of Books is low-pressure, and the only reading competition is between you and your usual number of books read in a week.  There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional.  For all Bout of Books 5.0 information and updates, be sure to visit the Bout of Books blog.

This page is to wrap-up all of my progress, as well as announce the winner from the giveaway yesterday. The full Update post is Here.

Goals:

  • Read 5 books/1500 pages: Managed to get 4 books/1291 pages
  • Comment on as many participators posts as possible:Done!
  • Check out all the challenges: Kind of failed at this, but will try better next time!
  • Participate in the twitter chats: I managed one!

Books I read :

  • Audrey’s Guide to Witchcraft by Jody Gehrman (288 pages)
  • Masque of Red Death by Bethany Griffin (319 pages)
  • Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard (388 pages)
  • Jenny Pox by J.L Bryant (296 Pages)

Giveaway:

And the winner is:

Jessie from Jessie’s Book Place!! Congrats, an e-mail has been sent to you!

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18 comments on “Bout of Books 5.0 Wrap-Up

  1. You got really close to your goals and that’s great even though you didn’t manage to read all 1500 pages. That is a big goal by the way. 🙂
    I didn’t manage to participate at any of the twitter chats, I always forget when they are and the time usually isn’t good for me. 😛 I hope next time we both manage to reach our goals.

  2. Nice readathon! It’s always hard choosing between reading, challenges and commenting. There is so much going on that I always feel like I missing something cool.

  3. Pingback: Weekly Wrap-up: August 18-24 | Kelsey's Cluttered Bookshelf

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