Monday, May 13, 2013

Bout of Books 7.0: Day 1!!!

Bout of Books


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I CANNOT believe it is upon us. The it being Bout of Books 7.0!! I am so excited to be participating in this again. I hope to be productive but I will have to make this read-a-thon fit in with a busy schedule this week. I will do my best and that will be that. :)

I got up to read this morning to read and now here I am writing my update post. This post will be updated as I can today. 



My Goals for the Week:
  • Finish 3 books and hoping for more
  • Write reviews for titles finished within 2 days
  • Visit at least 10 different bloggers each day



Updates:


   


Monday
Number of books I've read today: 1 full, 1/2 of another plus a full CD (about 4 chapters or so) of listening
Total number of books I've read: 1 1/2
Books:

  • Nantucket Blue by Leila Howland--finished!
  • Listened to 1 full CD (just over an hour total time) of The Paradise Guest House by Ellen Sussman--this is for a review for publication so I will not be posting a review of it here for quite some time.
  • Working on Smart Girls Get What They Want by Sarah Strohmeyer as I just had an inkling to read it again.
How has your first day gone?
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12 comments :

  1. Great goals!

    I have heard Nantucket Blue is a good book. I hope to read it this summer.

    I love your blog! New GFC Follower.

    Kay @ It's a Book Life

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    1. It was really good! Thanks so much! I appreciate you following me. :) Happy Reading!

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  2. You have some great goals! I'm hoping I can write reviews right away, but we'll see how the week goes. I hope you enjoy Nantucket Blue! New GFC follower and thanks for following me :)

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    1. Thanks Courtney. I am trying to keep it simpler this go around because the week is just hectic. :) I really enjoyed Nantucket Blue--really recommend it. Thanks for following me back. Happy Reading!

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  3. Great goals! Looks like you're doing great with Bout of Books so far! I haven't read Smart Girls Get What They Want... but it sounds super cute! Will have to check it out! :) Good luck the rest of the week!

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    1. Thanks! I did not get as much read today but I am hoping to get some more finished up tonight after I finish up a few things. Thanks for stopping by and cheering me on. Happy Reading!

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  4. Good luck with getting the rest of your books read! You're off to a great start. I'd like to read all these books and hope you've enjoyed them. Here are my Bout of Books Read-a-thon Goals and updates if you'd like to stop by.

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    1. Thank you! Today was not as well as the first since I just finished up the two books I started but I will take it! They have been good books thus far. :) Thanks for stopping by and cheering me on. Happy Reading Tanya!

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  5. Your blog is so freaking cute! I love it!

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  6. Great and realistic goals Stephanie :D Looking forward to your review on Nantucket Blue, heard it around the blogosphere and it's definitely piqued my interest.

    Enjoy!

    My BoB updates.

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    1. Nantucket Blue Review if you are interested in reading--it is excellent!

      Thanks--I have to keep it manageable or I will go crazy this week. I have posted my Day 2 update too.

      Thank for stopping by Angelica and Happy Reading!

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