Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-Thon

Date: Oct. 12-13 2013

Books I Want to Read:

  • Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King
  • Devil in Pew Number Seven by Rebecca Nichols Alonzo

Reading Plan for Hour: (R2P=read to page)

Hour 1 8am: Start Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 25
Hour 2 9am: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 50
Hour 3 10am: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 74
Hour 4 11am: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 99
Hour 5 12pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 128
Hour 6 1pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 152
Hour 7 2pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 177
Hour 8 3pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 206
Hour 9 4pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 230
Hour 10 5pm: Devil In Pew Number Seven R2P 255
Hour 11 6pm: Finish Devil In Pew Number Seven
Hour 12 7pm: Start Dolores Claiborne R2P 25
Hour 13 8pm: Dolores Claiborne R2P 50
Hour 14 9pm: Dolores Claiborne R2P 75
Hour 15 10pm: Dolores Claiborne R2P 100
Hour 16 11pm: Dolores Claiborne R2P 125
Hour 17 12am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 150
Hour 18 1am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 175
Hour 19 2am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 200
Hour 20 3am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 225
Hour 21 4am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 250
Hour 22 5am: Dolores Claiborne R2P 275
Hour 23 6am: Finish Dolores Claiborne
Hour 24 7am: Catch Up Hour, cause I probably will need it!

Update: This was a fail I read from 10pm – 5am. Only read about 100 pages. Probably wont do this again. 


11 thoughts on “Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-Thon

  1. Wow! What a great plan! I’m going to be checking in here as the day goes to make sure you’re not feeling alone.

    What have you liked about the day so far?
    #TeamFox (non-professional cheer-leading squad)

  2. Hope you’re still doing great with the Read-A-Thon! Here’s a little inspiration for you:

    “If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.”
    ― Oscar Wilde

  3. Back again – just checking in. How’s your stack coming along? Any favourite’s that you’d like to mention?

    I’m on Infinite Kung-Fu – not really a serious read, but nicely entertaining. 🙂

    Another quote to keep you going:

    “Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily, often helplessly, into another’s skin, another’s voice, another’s soul.”
    ― Joyce Carol Oates

    #TeamFox (of all things cheering)

  4. I’m making my way around again – seeing who’s still hanging on and who’s been reasonable and actually gone to sleep. 🙂

    How’s the Devil in your Pew treating you?

    Went for walk? – Check
    Had a Shower? – Check
    Yawned a billion times? – Check

    A quote reasonable for this hour.::grin::

    “Sleep is good, he said, And books are better.”
    ― George R.R. Martin

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