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Big Announcement: The Apparating Library and Resist Readathon!

Guess what, blogaroos!? I'm doing another thing! So. Have you ever heard of the Harry Potter Alliance!? If not, you MUST go check it out, because the HPA is seriously the coolest nonprofit organization around. In short, the HPA encourages positive real-world change through fandom. For example, you know how the Order of the Phoenix… Continue reading Big Announcement: The Apparating Library and Resist Readathon!

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DA Readathon Wrap-Up: Or, how I quit the DA Readathon

So remember that time when I was all excited for doing a big readathon to start 2017? Wasn't that such a lovely time? I was so young, bright-eyed, rosy-cheeked, dreaming big dreams of reading lots of books. I read 2.   As many of you may know, the Dumbledore's Army ReadAThon was a 2-week-long readathon… Continue reading DA Readathon Wrap-Up: Or, how I quit the DA Readathon

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Holiday BookTubeAThon Wrap-Up: in which I change the theme to Star Wars and win a giveaway!

While the Holiday BookTubeAThon is not technically over yet where I am, I have officially completed it, giving me time for all sorts of time for New Year's shenanigans! And guess what!? I won a giveaway this time! This is the 3rd BookTubeAThon I've participated in and my first win! I'm very happy about this.… Continue reading Holiday BookTubeAThon Wrap-Up: in which I change the theme to Star Wars and win a giveaway!

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Winter readathons I’m doing (and you should too!)

WHADDUP, BLOGOSPHERE!? NaBloPoMo was awesome, I took a breather for about a week, and now I am BACK with renewed energy and READY TO BLOG MY PANTS OFF. Thanks, NaBloPoMo! I am also ready to READ MY PANTS OFF. I have 4 MORE DAYS LEFT of the fall semester, which means I am free to read… Continue reading Winter readathons I’m doing (and you should too!)

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Readathon Announcements!

OMGOSH GUYS, 2 posts in less than 24 hours!? What is this magic!? Well, this magic is the announcement of a new readathon from The Harry Potter Alliance! As some of you may know, today, May 21st, is National Readathon Day! Woot! But what some of you may not  know, is that on May 23rd, a new readathon… Continue reading Readathon Announcements!

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Holiday BookTubeAThon 2015: Wrap-up

BookTubeAThon: a read-a-thon hosted online by various BookTubers. BookTuber: one who makes videos on YouTube about books. December 27-29 this year was the holiday BookTubeAThon, in which you were challenged to read 3 books in 3 days: a smaller, less-pressure version of the regular BookTubeAThon, which takes place during the summer over the course of… Continue reading Holiday BookTubeAThon 2015: Wrap-up

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BookTubeAThon: Days 4-7

To continue from my previous post (if EXTRA confused, try reading this), here is my days 4-7 wrap-up from BookTubeAThon. Here we go: Paper: An Elegy by Ian Sansom: This was another two-for-one challenge, as it was the book I last acquired (at the moment I planed my TBR, anyway), and the author has the same… Continue reading BookTubeAThon: Days 4-7

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BookTubeAThon: Days 1-3

It is over! My first year participating in the BookTubeAThon was a complete success! I thought that I wouldn't be able to read all 7 books this week because I would be working on school stuff, but who am I kidding?? I've still got 10 days before I have to start teaching, and everyone knows… Continue reading BookTubeAThon: Days 1-3