Sunday, October 25, 2009



Currently Reading : Rises the Night - Colleen Gleason
Books Completed : 3
Pages Read : 801
Time Spent Reading : 8 hrs 40 mins
Time Spent on Computer etc : 2 hour 45 mins
Time spent on cat related distractions : 1 hour 35 mins

I finished another book and am back to reading Rises the Night. My husband came home from a day at the anime and manga expo in London with stories and a couple of awesome gifts for me which held up my reading. My tummy is still sort so I am going to go to bed. I am aiming to be up again in a few hours to continue reading and hopefully feeling better. Sorry guys, sleep beckons for now...

Mid-Event Survey:

1. What are you reading right now? - Rises the Night by Colleen Gleason
2. How many books have you read so far? - 3 compelted
3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Read-a-thon? - To finishing Rises the Night as I really enjoyed the first book in the series, The Rest Falls Away, that I read to kick off the read-a-thon.
4. Did you have to make any special arrangements to free up your whole day? - Yes I sent my husand out of the hose for most of it!
5. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those? - Cat related and Alex getting home. I sent him to bed not too long after he got home! The cats are slightly more of a distraction, but they are so cute I don't mind one bit ^_^
6. What surprises you most about the Read-a-thon, so far?
7. Do you have any suggestions for how to improve the Read-a-thon next year? - No this year and the past 2 have been great.
8. What would you do differently, as a Reader or a Cheerleader, if you were to do this again next year? - Try not to get a tummy upset?
9. Are you getting tired yet? - Yes and am off to bed in a minute.
10. Do you have any tips for other Readers or Cheerleaders, something you think is working well for you that others may not have discovered? - I still think reading manga and graphic novels is great for breaking up longer novels and for when you start getting tired.

10 comments:

softdrink said...

13 hours...woo-hoo!!

Maree said...

Husbands and cats can be very distracting! Great going!! :D

Vasilly said...

Great answers! Keep it up!

Hazra said...

13 hours is great! Keep it up!

Laza said...

Hope you had fun!

Kailana said...

Sleep well! Sorry you aren't feeling well!

jehara said...

you did some awesome reading. i look forward to checking out colleen gleason.
i'm sorry you aren't feeling well. get some good rest and hopefully when you awake your stomach will be back to normal.

Care said...

cat distractions! love it. CHEERS!

Valerie said...

I hope you are feeling better soon! glad you got to participate in the readathon, though!

ccqdesigns said...

Now that it's past midnight and our eyes are drooping lower, it's time for us night owls to get our second wind! So here is a big HOOT from Alabama. Keep on Reading!!!! Just a few more hours to go!!!!

Go Reading,Go Reading,Go Reading!!!
Rebecca
the Transcendentalists team!