Category Archives: The Big Game’s On! Read-a-thon!

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: MVP Prizes

It’s time to award those read-a-thon participants who did an outstanding job in this read-a-thon game!  They aren’t selected based on how many books they read but their enthusiasm & energy! Before I announce the winners, let’s go over the prizes!  Each of the winners will be able to pick one book from this list.  […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: Half-Time

Half-time has come & gone and so it is time to reminisce on what you’ve read so far today.  How has your reading gone so far?  What snacks have you partaken in? Are you catching any of the commercials? Any favorites? I’ve finished one book (In Need of a Good Wife) & I’m on to […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: Mini-Challenge #1

For this challenge, take a look at the books you plan on reading today.  Which do you predict will come out as the winner and why?  Do a post to answer this question. No blog? Feel free to list your guesses in the comments below.  It will be interesting to come back at the end […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: The Kick Off!

It’s finally here, the kick-off for The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon!  Although the official Superbowl kick-off isn’t for several hours yet, I wanted to give everyone the opportunity to start reading if they choose! There’s still time to sign-up if you haven’t already! Please enter the link to your kick-off post below.  Discuss the books […]

The Big Game’s On Readathon: Pre-Game

Before the big game begins tomorrow, I wanted to go over a few “rules”, which aren’t really rules per se but to go along with the whole football game theme I’ve got to stick to the terminology! The read-a-thon officially runs all day tomorrow, February 3rd.  Sign up here! You do not have to spend […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon, 2013 Edition!

It’s been a few years, but I thought it high-time to reincarnate the great Big Game’s On Read-a-thon! Following is the original announcement from 2011: It’s not rare for me to come up with excuses reasons to spend obscene  amounts of time reading.  With Superbowl Sunday just around the corner, I thought it would be […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: MVP Prizes

It’s time to award those read-a-thon participants who did an outstanding job in this read-a-thon game!  They aren’t selected based on how many books they read but their enthusiasm & energy! Before I announce the winners, let’s go over the prizes!  Each of the winners will be able to pick one book from this list.  […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: Post-Game

While the game is officially over, the reading doesn’t need to end!  But if you’ve decided to turn in (like me!) don’t forget to include a link to your wrap up post in the comments below. Don’t forget to mention if the predictions you made earlier in the game came true!  Discuss your favorite parts […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: Half-Time

Half-time has come & gone and so it is time to reminisce on what you’ve read so far today.  How has your reading gone so far?  What snacks have you partaken in? Are you catching any of the commercials? Any favorites? Since a few people were having problems with the Mr. Linky earlier, feel free […]

The Big Game’s On Read-a-thon: Mini-Challenge #1

For this challenge, take a look at the books you plan on reading today.  Which do you predict will come out as the winner and why?  Do a post to answer this question.  It will be interesting to come back at the end of the day & see if your predictions are correct! Those who […]