8:00 - half way there!

Mid-Event Survey:
1. What are you reading right now?
If I Stay, by Gayle Forman
2. How many books have you read so far?
2 1/2
3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Read-a-thon?
Tangled, by Carolyn Mackler
4. Did you have to make any special arrangements to free up your whole day?
Nope, just keeping my hubby out of my hair!
5. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those?
Just the husband, I kept reminding him this was important to me, and I planned it far in advance so he knew!
6. What surprises you most about the Read-a-thon, so far?
I think it is easier than the last one, I am reading more.
7. Do you have any suggestions for how to improve the Read-a-thon next year?
Not such time consuming challenges (this ones good though!)
8. What would you do differently, as a Reader or a Cheerleader, if you were to do this again next year? Nothing really, maybe buy the hubby a hotel room, LOL
9. Are you getting tired yet?
Not at all
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?
Everything's great, Love the cheerleading! It is slowing down now though.

So far -
pages total - 682
Books - 2 1/2
Hours - 11 (took 1/2 hr. break for pizza)

Hey, my friend Shanyn from "Chick Loves Lit" won a mini challenge!
so I am feelin good.

I will Survive!

My daughter and I did some stretches after pizza.


  1. I like books
    I really do.
    Books with stories
    And pictures, too. (Author unknown)

    Hope you're enjoying everyone you meet and everywhere you go in your reading today.

    Halfway there. Have fun!

  2. You are doing great!

    Halfway through---can't believe how fantastic all of you are doing :)

  3. Readers rule
    Readers rock
    As the hour grows late
    I wouldn’t be reading any John Locke

  4. Hi! You won a prize on the readathon site but I have no way to contact you. :( Can you look at the latest post and email me at deweyreadathon at gmail? Thanks!