Friday, April 20, 2012

Planning for the 24 Hour Readathon... not!



Ah, another read-a-thon. It's my first time participating in Dewey's 24 Hour Read-a-thon, and to say that I am excited would be a gross understatement. I had planned to read actual paper books, because reading e-books continuously for such a long time might actually make my eyes melt. But, as it turns out, and at the worst possible time, there is only one book left on my shelf that I haven't read yet. And I was under the impression, that the readathon is next weekend, until, right about NOW! So I rushed out to get me some books. But obviously, as fate will have it, it's too late and all the shops were closed. My last resort was second-hand books, you know, the ones at the roadside 'shops'. I stopped and looked around at a few of those, but didn't find anything that wasn't bent or torn and that did interest me. My point being this; I had to alter my reading list quite a bit. Didn't affect my excitement, though! Not in the least.

What do I plan to read?
1. A library book, the only single one left to be read on my shelf: The Little Drummer Girl by John Le Carre

...and that's it. Now I've got to get me some e-books.

Happy Reading!


2 comments:

borkadventures.com said...

Yay Priya!

I will be supporting you all day tomorrow! I hope you found some good books to read.

Will you have an update post here so I can check out your reading and progress?

Well, hopefully, I'll be seeing you here tomorrow! Good luck! It's going to be fun!
-Mandy

Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

I'm mostly reading e-books but I am afraid that my eyes well be doubly tired. Yay for readathons!! Glad you are joining in.

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