Read-a-thin!

This ReadAThon was created by Jessica at JessicaMarie, Amanda at ACourtofBooksandLove and Chelsea at AVeryBookishGirl. It’s called Read-a-thin and the point is to read books that you’ve had sitting around for a while and read them, those random books you’ve been meaning to read and haven’t got around to them.

They’ve outlined a bunch of challenges in their Goodreads page and posts, and I thought I’d try a couple of them! I’m going to be on vacation and hopefully I can overlap a few books.


Rules:

  • You will have the entire month to read these books.
  • The goal is to complete 6 challenges!
  • You can double up on challenges. In other words, you can use one book for two different challenges!
  • So you only have to read 3 books in a month to completely finish the readathon! Easy!

IDK if I’ll be able to do 6 different books, but 6 challenges should work!


Challenge: read a book with a warm coloured cover (orange, red, yellow, brown)
Challenge: buddy read a book (I’ll be buddy-reading this with my sister)
Book: Exit the Actress by Priya Parmar (technically a reread but not really!)

Challenge: read a book set in summer
Book: the Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen (it’s a reread, I’m sorry!)

Challenge: read a book that is related to your favourite emoji  💁🏼
Book: the Beauty Myth by Naomi Wolf

Challenge: read a 2017 release
Book: the Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Challenge: read a new-to-you author
Book: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Challenge: read a diverse book
Book: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Challenge: Read a book outside of your favourite genre
Book: the Queen of Katwe by Tim Crothers (a memoir/nonfiction)


So I’m not really getting rid of any books but those are my books! Let me know if you’re participating in this readathon and if you’ve read any of these books!

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12 Replies to “Read-a-thin!”

  1. Thank you so much for participating! So excited to have you joining! Hey, even completing one challenge is helping out to thin out your TBR! I adored The Hate U Give! Can’t wait to hear your thoughts. And I want to read A Darker Shade of Magic. I’ve heard great things about it!

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  2. Thanks so much for joining in! 🙂
    I hope you love The Hate U Give, it was such a good book.
    I also need to read A Darker Shade of Magic soon, I’ve heard nothing but good things. Hope you love it!
    Have fun during the readathon! 🙂

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