summer reading

August Reads

August Reads

So, I originally thought August would be a very bad month for reading. School has started back and I no longer have a three hour nap window to get my reading time! However, I ended up reading quite a few books and I am very happy with myself! I hope…
Summer Bookaday Check In

Summer Bookaday Check In

Unfortunately, I don’t think I ever even wrote about the summer bookaday challenge I am doing, so here it is. 58 days in! The goal, created by the wonderful Donalyn Miller, is to read a book for each day of the summer. I am allotting  70 days for my summer.…
#24in48 Readathon

#24in48 Readathon

24in48 Readathon: July 21-22, 2018 What is a 24in48 readathon? Head on over to the 24in48 for more details, but basically, the goal is to read for 24 hours in the next 48 hours. I really tried to make it this time! I participated in January and read for 12 hours, which…
Summer Book Club

Summer Book Club

Do you ever get an idea in your head and you cannot get it out? You keep thinking about it. You obsess. You stay up all night thinking about it? This is how I was with the summer book club idea. It began when I started reading on Twitter about…
Final: #bookaday Challenge

Final: #bookaday Challenge

#bookaday The #bookaday challenge from Donalyn Miller is over. My goal was to read 73 books from May 19 to July 31. I have a complete list of the books I read here. What I Learned I learned many things from challenging myself to read a book a day this summer.…
#bookaday Week 9

#bookaday Week 9

#bookaday Summer Reading Challenge Hosted by Donalyn Miller Total Books: 45/73 For a full list of books I have read, click here. Week 9: July 15-July 21 Books Read The Shadow Lands by Elizabeth Kostova (adult) The Horse and His Boy by CS Lewis An Ember in the Ashes by…
GMGR A to Z Book Challenge

GMGR A to Z Book Challenge

2017 A to Z List I found this great group on Goodreads called Great Middle Grade Reads. They have this cool challenge and I have decided to join in! If you choose to as well, here are the rules: This challenge is all about the middle-grade books that members read…