Tag: readathon

Jan 13 2019

#BoutOfBooks Reaching Goals and Gasping Reads

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: Stretch Goal It’s the last day of the readathon, so today’s challenge is to take a look at the goals you set for the week (if you have them) and decide a) how you can stretch yourself to complete them or b) how you can revise them so you …

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Jan 12 2019

Book Reviews and Day 6 of #BoutOfBooks has a Dreamcast (Not the Video Game System)

Drawing from The Alchemist

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: Dream cast Share your dream cast for a book that hasn’t been adapted yet I read that as Dreamcast… Perhaps that is why I decided to go with a book that has a videogame system as a big part of the plot twist/ meet cute: Strangely, Incredibly Good by …

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Jan 11 2019

Book Recommendations on Day 5 of #BoutOfBooks 24

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: If you like this, try that Put your recommendations hat on, #boutofbooks-ers. For this challenge, pick a book, author, or trope (or whatever!) from your TBR and suggest similar books. Veronica Mars: An Original Mystery by Rob Thomas: The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line Trust Me, I’m Lying Instagram: #bob24igphoto #boutofbooks …

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Jan 10 2019

Rave #BookReview During #Boutofbooks 24

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: Synopsis Rewrite Take a favorite book and re-write the synopsis (book description) from the point of view of the non-main character It was difficult to pick which book I wanted to use for this. I’m going with this one because I think I can do the challenge well using …

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Jan 09 2019

Helpful Readathon Day 3 #boutofbooks 24 Six Degrees of Separation

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: Six degrees of separation from Bout to Books Find an original way to connect the two words (Bout and Books) through six books 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Bouts of Mania – Uses the word Bout Chat ‘Bout: An Anthology of Jamaican Conversations – Uses bout short for …

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Jan 08 2019

#BoutOfBooks 24 Readathon Character Dinner Party

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: Character dinner party You are hosting an intimate dinner party for five of your favorite characters. Who do you invite and what food do you serve? The food I’d serve is how I’m going to pick the characters. Why? Because I don’t cook indoors. Disasters happen. So we’ll be …

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Jan 07 2019

Day 1 #boutofbooks 24 Readathon #Reading #insixwords

Bout of Books 24 Today’s challenge: #InSixWords #boutofbooks #insixwordsAuthor loves books, dragons, and cats. — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) January 8, 2019 Instagram: #bob24igphoto #boutofbooks View this post on Instagram #bob24igphoto #boutofbooks Currently reading #amreading A post shared by J Lenni Dorner (@jlennidorner) on Jan 7, 2019 at 7:33pm PST Day of the challenge: Day …

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Sep 24 2018

Fun Readathon! Wrap-Up for #TackleTBR and #BookReview Times Two

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 9/21: Challenge & Giveaway at Wishful Endings Challenge: Initials Challenge This challenge is to find books to represent your initials. J— L — D — The Jakkattu Vector by P.K. Tyler; Lenape Country: Delaware Valley Society Before William Penn by Jean R. Soderlund; Double Negative by C. Lee McKenzie 9/22: …

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Sep 20 2018

Book Review #TackleTBR #Punchbowl of Books #NationalPunchDay

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 Today’s Challenge: IT WAS HERE, ON MY BLOG! Punchbowl of books! List three to five books that “mix well together” even though they’re from different authors and maybe even different genres. Here’s my answer= The five key ingredients to J Lenni Dorner’s punchbowl of books: base – A NYC celebrity …

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Sep 20 2018

#TackleTBR Punchbowl of Books Challenge plus Giveaway and a #bookiversary

bookiversary Fractions of Existence by J Lenni Dorner

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 Today’s Challenge: Punchbowl of books! List three to five books that “mix well together” even though they’re from different authors and maybe even different genres. Why? Because it’s National Punch Day! It’d be splended if you’d share this image with a quote from my book! Having trouble thinking of some? …

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Sep 19 2018

#TackleTBR Read-a-Thon be worth all th’ doubloons in me treasure chest #TalkLikeAPirateDay

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 Today’s challenge: Two-Color Challenge from wishfulendings View this post on Instagram #tackleTBR Two Color Challenge (blue and white) #books #readathon A post shared by J Lenni Dorner (@jlennidorner) on Sep 19, 2018 at 9:05pm PDT Yes, I did borrow a unicorn from my niece for this. Blue & White: Pink& …

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Sep 18 2018

#Book Cover Love During the #TackleTBR Read-a-Thon

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 Today’s challenge: Today’s CHALLENGE is Cover Love. from katiescleanbookcollection Pinterest Book Covers that caught my eye – I have an entire pin board of these. Here are two glimpses, in case you don’t use Pinterest: Day of the challenge: Day 2 What I read today: Water’s Blood (The Elemental Clan …

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Sep 17 2018

Goals for the Exciting Readathon! I Love #TackleTBR! Plus an #AtoZChallenge update!

Tackle Your To-be-Read Read-a-thon 2018 Today’s challenge: Today’s Read-a-thon challenge is the Random Page Challenge!! Open the book you’re currently reading, flip to a random page, and share a quote from that page! “Now she could choose for herself, and she didn’t think New Orleans was dangerous at all. She could hardly believe such a …

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Aug 26 2018

Helpful Readathon #Reading Challenge Is Why I Love #boutofbooks 23

Bout of Books 23 Challenge Day 6: Discover Books Bout of Books is known to add to your TBR instead of reduce it. Embrace it by sharing the books you’ve discovered through Bout of Books. My Amazon Wish List Link Challenge Day 7: Stretch Goal It’s the last day of the readathon, so today’s challenge …

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Aug 24 2018

Exciting Readathon #Reading and #BookReview Results on Challenge Days 2 to 5 of #boutofbooks 23

Bout of Books 23 Challenges: Day 2= Book Plot Emoji Tell the plot of a book with emojis. See below! Day 3= Literary Villain Who are your favorite literary bad guys? Maven Calore Ryzek Noavek Aro, Jane The Eyes in the Shadows The Chandrian Dexter Day 4= Book Trip Share books set in places you …

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Aug 20 2018

Readathon #Reading, #insixwords, latest #BookReview — Announcing Day 1 of #boutofbooks 23

Bout of Books 23 Today’s challenge: Introduce yourself #insixwords Logophile #Leo with a birthday tomorrow. During Bout of Books 22, one of the challenges was to find a book from the year you were born. I posted a book I dug up from 1979. For Bout of Books 23, I finally read it! Day of …

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Jan 11 2018

#BoutOfBooks 21 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 4 Book Review and Bookish Favorites

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 21 Read-a-thon from Jan 8 to 14. My goal for Bout of Books 21 is to read and review 3 books. The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, …

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Jan 10 2018

#BoutOfBooks 21 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 3 #bookspinerainbow

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 21 Read-a-thon from Jan 8 to 14. My goal for Bout of Books 21 is to read and review 3 books. The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, …

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Jan 09 2018

#BoutOfBooks 21 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 2 #2018goals

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 21 Read-a-thon from Jan 8 to 14. My goal for Bout of Books 21 is to read and review 3 books. The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, …

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Jan 09 2018

Bout of Books 21 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 1 #insixwords #boutofbooks Twitter chat

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 21 Read-a-thon from Jan 8 to 14. My goal for Bout of Books 21 is to read and review 3 books. The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, …

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