Sunday, 24 April 2016

#readathon: hour 13

Local time: 01:00
Hours spent reading: 12
Pages read: 966
Books finished: 3


This is the hour where I start bargaining with myself on whether or not I can have a snooze. I am definitely usually in bed, asleep, by now. It's also eerily quiet, munching on a prawn cracker sounds deafening. My next update will probably be in the morning so I can have a few hours sleep and rest my slightly aching neck.

Currently reading: Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson
Pages read since last update: 305
Books read: The Art of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson, Five Ghosts Volume 1 by Frank J Barbiere + Chris Mooneyham, Shtum by Jem Lester


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Mid-Event Survey:

1. What are you reading right now?
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson
2. How many books have you read so far?
Three! Although one was a graphic novel.
3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Read-a-thon?
I'm looking forward to getting back to Bill Bryson's The Road to Little Dribbling.
4. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those?
Mostly only to eat, and a brief conversation with Josh about Harold Wilson/Beechings railway closures. As you do.
5. What surprises you most about the Read-a-thon, so far?
That I have barely made a dent in my snacks!

3 comments:

  1. I did sleeping, and it was very nice. Only about three and a half hours but MAN I feel better now. Onwards! Hopefully at the end of the next hour it'll be acceptable for me to go make coffee but I think 5:30's a teensy bit early to be waking up the household by accident, so... *yawns expansively*

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    1. I just made so much noise making coffee, forgot to grind beans yesterday and then kept bashing things around in the kitchen!

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    2. Hehe, nice. In our new(ish) house my mum and stepdad's room is downstairs riiiiight at the bottom of the stairs, so you get creaky step noise, and finding-the-light noise, and feline "OMG IS IT BREAKFAST TIME" noise... Let's just say I managed to wait until about 7am and that's probably a good thing. :D

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