A Winter's Respite Read-a-Thon hosted by Michelle at The True Book Addict has begun. For this whole week, I'll be devouring books. I am already reading Charles Dickens' The Mystery of Edwin Drood.The books in the queue include:The Last Dickens.Drood.The Boy in the Striped Pajamas.However, this list is subject to change.
Readathon: A Winter’s Respite
Through CMash loves to Read, I've come to know of a Readathon in January being hosted by the true book addict. The week long event has mini-challenges, giveaways, and a lot of reading. Since I had great fun in the readathons I participated in last year, I am signing up for this too.For details and … Continue reading Readathon: A Winter’s Respite
Pick a Thon Mini Challenge # 4
The 4th Mini Challenge in The Pick-Your-a-Thon focusses on how you are planning to spend the last few hours of 2011. Reading, Reviewing, or both. Well, since morning I've been busy either reading or reviewing. Have posted two reviews: The Yellow Rose and Other Stories, and The American Boy.And have just completed The Survivor and … Continue reading Pick a Thon Mini Challenge # 4
Since I am reading and reviewing like crazy to complete (a few) challenges at least before the year comes to an end, I thought it would be fun to do so along with others. I am signing up for the Pick-Your-A-Thon hosted by The Book Monsters. The event [both read/review -a-thon] runs from 28th Dec … Continue reading Pick-Your-A-Thon
Thankfully Reading Weekend: The Beginning
I am participating in Thankfully Reading Weekend hosted by Jenn's Bookshelves. Well, to start with I finished Jeremy Erpenbeck's Visitation and have moved on to Herta Muller's The Land of Green Plums. Both are not easy reads, so I am very happy that I have finished one (review up soon) and am (almost) halfway thru … Continue reading Thankfully Reading Weekend: The Beginning