Hello College Football! I Have Questions.

Welcome to the beginning of the college football season version 2014. Are we thrilled? I’m thrilled. More than thrilled. I wanted to use a word that wasn’t excited and I thought of thrilled. Anyway… With football finally back, and everyone stating their predictions, I have some questions. Questions are better than predictions right? I’m going …

Bout of Books Day #6 Update

Day: #6 Current Read: The Magicians & Half Bad Books Finished: 1 Pages Read Since Last Update: 105 (55 of The Magicians and 50 of Half Bad) Total Pages Read in Read-A-Thon: 640 Thoughts: I decided to put The Magicians down for a moment on Saturday and I picked up Half Bad later that evening. Not sure if …

Bout of Books Day 5 Update

Day: #5 Current Read: The Magicians Books Finished: 1 Pages Read Since Last Update: 65 Total Pages Read in Read-A-Thon: 535 Thoughts: Thank goodness the weekend is here! More time to read. I plan on finishing The Magicians either Saturday or Sunday. I plan on having time left in the read-a-thon in which I’ll pick up…something. I have no …

Bout of Books Day 4 Update

Day: #4 Current Read: The Magicians Books Finished: 1 Pages Read Since Last Update: 64 Total Pages Read in Read-A-Thon: 470 Thoughts: Maybe if I start reading before 7 pm, I might get more reading done. Also, maybe if I don’t go to the bookstore and buy a new book around 8:30 (during that reading time) I might get more …

Bout of Books Day 3 Update

Day: #3 Current Read: The Magicians by Lev Grossman Books Finished: 1 Pages Read Since Last Update: 42 Total Pages Read in Read-A-Thon: 406 Thoughts: Yesterday was a busy day at work for me. I didn’t even have time to read during lunch. I took Insurgent to work with me and read 11 pages on my way home. Then …

Bout of Books Day 2 Update

Day: #2 Current Read: Insurgent by Veronica Roth Books Finished: 1 (Divergent) Pages Read Since Last Update: 215 Total Pages Read of Read-A Thon: 364 Thoughts: I finished a book! In re-reading Divergent, I found that I actually liked it more than I thought. I changed my Goodreads rating from a 3 to a 4. I might even …

Bout of Books Day 1 Update

Day: #1 Current Read: Divergent by Veronica Roth Books Finished: None yet Pages Read since last update: 149 Total Pages Read of Read-A-Thon: 149 Thoughts: I’m proud of myself for reading 149 while I was sick yesterday. Now I’m back to work. I want to just sit here and read Divergent, but there I have an inbox with …

Bout of Books – Day One – Scavenger Hunt Challenge

Hi (Ross from Friends voice). I’m currently home sick from work. I’ve been in bed all day, but I wanted to do this challenge because, well, I needed to stand up for a moment.  This is the Scavenger Hunt challenge by The Book Monsters. There were 5 challenges. Here are the results below. 1. A book …

Bout of Books: Reading Goals

My goal for this read-a-thon is to read the Divergent Series. I’m a hundred pages in with Divergent. I read Divergent earlier this year before the movie came out, but I recently bought the box set and I wanted to re-read Divergent and finish the series. If there is time left after that, I will finish …