Monday, August 3 2020
Yay! The sign up for Bout of Books opened. It’s a week long readathon at your own pace. I am excited to be talking about books even more than usual. Over the next two weeks I will be selecting some books (probably from the A Little Bit More Challenge) to read between August 17 and 23.
Looking forward to it!
Want to find out more? This is what the organizers say about Bout of Books:
reading time (approx.): disappointingly little
# of pages: 600 or so
books read: 2
My posts during Bout of Books #29
So, I read not as much as I wanted during the readathon, mainly because I was too busy with work. But here you can revisit my journey through Bout of Books #29:
Great expectations for #BoutOfBooks 29
I felt like doing another read-a-thon this month and signed up for Bout of Books, which is a week-long event (17-23 August) that is more relaxed compared to Dewey’s 24h read-a-thon. The idea however is similar, reading books together and having fun. As always I will mainly be interacting on Twitter (@Urlphantomhive) with maybe some…
Book Spine Poetry #BoutofBooks
Today’s mini challenge featured Book Spine Poetry. During the quarantine I already once had a stab at it (there are not nearly enough verbs in book titles) and I came up with this little poem called: Baking with Kafka (a real recommendation by the way – my favorite cartoonist Tom Gauld writes about science and…
#BoutOfBooks 29 Wrap-up
Or: how I failed at reading. So, I had great expectations for Bout of Book #29 – you can revisit my enthusiasm at the start here. However, once the event started I immediately felt this was not going to be a great week for reading. It is so typical because this is what usually happens…