Saturday, June 4, 2011

48 Hour Book Challenge

Here are the stats for day 1 of the 48 Hour Book Challenge

Books finished: 3
  • Super Diaper Baby 2 by Dav Pilkey
  • A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
  • Dumpling Days by Grace Lin
Books partially finished: 1 audiobook
  • How Angel Peterson Got his Name and Other Outrageous Tales about Extreme Sports by Gary Paulsen
Blog posts, comments, Twitter updates, etc. - many!

Total hours spent reading: exactly 6
Total hours spent blogging, commenting socializing: 1 
(really, I spent more, but the rules allow for 1 hour per 5 hours/reading)

Total for the day: 7 hours

Fun? Yes!

Back at it tomorrow...


  1. Looks like a great day of reading!

  2. Agreed on the fun! Totally. You know, I must get reading the Patrick Ness books...couple of my book club kids read and _loved_. Enjoy the rest of the weekend and happy reading!

  3. Glad it is going well for you. How was the Gary Paulsen book?

  4. I haven’t finished the Paulsen book. (It’s an audiobook and I haven’t gone anywhere today.) It’s not what I thought it would be, but it’s very funny. It’s a few short stories of crazy anecdotes from Paulsen’s youth.


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