Magical Readathon is hosted by Book Roast.

I nearly forgot that the N.E.W.T.s protion of the Magical Readathon was happening, after all that hard work to get my O.W.L.s! It runs for the month of August and I’ll be reading for the Magizoologist career which means I need O in Care of Magical Creatures, E in Charms and E in Herbology. Here’s what I’m aiming to read:

Care of Magical Creatures

A: Follow the spiders! Why couldn’t it be follow the butterflies!
Book title that starts with a letter A, for Aragog!

Authority by Jeff Vandermeer
BACK-UP: After the Flare by Deji Bryce Olukotun

E: Book under 300 pages
To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers
BACK-UP: Broken Places and Outer Spaces by Nnedi Okorafor

O: Grab onto Fawke’s tail! Read a book with a bird on the cover
The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt
BACK-UP: Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo


A: Read a book that you think has a gorgeous cover
The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon
BACK-UP: The Border Keeper by Kerstin Hall

E: Read a comic/graphic novel/manga (or book under 150 pages)
Heartstopper Volume Two by Alice Oseman
BACK-UP: Finding Home Volume One by Hari Conner

BONUS: O: Spongify (softening charm) – read a paperback book


A: Mandrake! Quick, put your headphones on! Listen to an audiobook (if not – green cover)
The Heartland by Nathan Filer
BACK-UP: Wilding by Isabella Tree

E: Read a book between 350-390 pages
Heartstream by Tom Pollock
BACK-UP: Unleashed by Amy McCulloch

BONUS: O: Read a book with a flower on the cover