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Thursday, 27 December 2012

Bout of Books Read-a-thon 6.0 Goals

Bout of Books Read-a-Thon
It's almost Bout of Books time! This will be my third time taking part in this read-a-thon, 4.0 was spectacular for me, 5.0 not so much. But as this one is in the New Year and I want to make a good dent in my to read pile I expect to do better.

What is Bout of Books?
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 7th and runs through Sunday, January 13th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure, and the only reading competition is between you and your usual number of books read in a week. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 6.0 information and updates, be sure to visit the Bout of Books blog. - From the Bout of Books 6.0 team


I know that I will be back at college by the time the read-a-thon starts so to make a goal of reading a book a day may be unreachable but I think by the end of the week as long as I've finished 7 books I'll be happy, this means including finishing off books that I'm already part way through at the start of the read-a-thon as well as books read from start to finish during this time. I hope that I wont leave a book unfinished too which'll help keep things tidy. Outside of reading I'd like to visit a minimum of 10 blogs a day, take part in at least one of the twitter chats and visit every single blog on the wrap up posts like I did during 4.0 - it took well over a week to fit everyone in and no doubt there will be even more members taking part this time but I'd still like to do it again!

11 comments:

  1. I still have to figure out all of my goals, but I think this will be one of the best ones yet, especially with it being in the new year!

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    1. I really hope it'll help get me ahead of whatever goal I set!

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  2. Looking forward to see which books you're reading (: Good luck and have fun!

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  3. I know what you mean about taking it easy. Good luck :)

    ♥Isalys / Book Soulmates

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  4. Good luck with your reading goals- seven books is a good number!

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  5. Visiting everybody is ALWAYS a big task - I've tried for several different events now and never quite managed it. But I figure as long as you visit as many as you can, that's better than nothing, right?

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  6. I know what you mean about visiting everyone. It's so worth it though. Good luck with the rest of your goals and have fun!

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  7. Good goals! Best of luck with the read-a-thon and with your aims - I think 7 books is pretty impressive :-)

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  8. This is my first time participating in the BoB Read-a-thon, it's been fun visiting other participants and checking out their goals for the week. Good Luck and best of all, have fun!

    My Read-a-thon update post.

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  9. Good luck reading & I hope you have fun during the read-a-thon. I just finished school, so I know how hard it is to read a lot while doing assignments, readings for class, exams, etc.

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