April 23, 2012

Spring Into Horror Read-A-Thon Starting Line And Up-Dates


The Spring Into Horror Read-A-Thon hosted by Michelle at The True Book Addict starts today and is a perfect run-on for those who still have the read-a-thon fever after Dewey's 24 Hour Read-A-Thon this past weekend.  Anyway, Spring Into Horror is a casual week long read-a-thon.  Besides taking the time to dwindle your tbr the only requirement is to read at least one scary book; (horror, mystery, thriller or paranormal).  Anyway, its not to late join the fun which can be done here.

So without further ado, here is my pool:

Scary:
1. The Woman In White by Wilkie Collins
2. The Bad Seed by William March

Non-Scary:
1. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
2. Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling
3. The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

I will also be using this post for up-dates etc.

Starting Stats:
Currently Reading: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Starting Page: 192
Starting Time: 8:30 am

4/23 End Of Day Stats
Currently Reading: The Bad Seed by William Collins
Books Finished: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Pages Read: 298
Time Read: About 4 Hours
Cups Of Tea: 1

4/24 Stats

Starting Stats
Currently Reading: The Bad Seed by William March
Starting Page: 1
Starting Time: 7:40 am

Update #1
Currently Reading: The Bad Seed by William March
Pages Read: 57
Time Read: 2 Hours
Cups Of Tea: 1

Update #2
Currently Reading: The Bad Seed by William March
Pages Read: 50
Time Read: 2 Hours




6 comments:

  1. Since Readathon was a bit fail in the reading department (although it was a complete success in the fun department), I'm glad to have some more time to work on my reading pile. Plus, anything that promotes reading of scary books is always a good thing! Can't wait to hear your thoughts on the final Hunger Games book, good luck reading!

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  2. Some interesting sounding books yet. I have yet to read Harry Potter :-O

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  3. Oh I will be cheering you on :)

    You have a great selection of books up there!!!

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  4. Glad to have you with us again, Whitney! Great list. I'm thinking of reading The Woman in White for the Victorian Celebration. I also own The Bad Seed. That is the one that the film is based on, isn't it? I LOVE the movie...the old version. Anyway, have fun reading this week! I'll be checking in again. =O)

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  5. Just checking in to see how the reading is going. I hope you're enjoying the read-a-thon. How are you liking The Bad Seed?

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    1. I have been very bad at doing up-dates but I finished The Bad Seed this morning. This was the second time I had read the book and loved it! Rhoda is so creepy, and the ending makes my skin crawl.

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