Thursday, August 21, 2014

Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon Challenge.


It seems like every time I look at my TBR list, I want to break down it tears!  It is a little (or a lot) out of control.

I've decided to participate in this challenge. Hopefully I will get some of the books read and feel a little better about by TBR pile.

Below is the information regarding the challenge.  If you would like to sign up, here is the LINK!


To see a list of my goals and books I hope to read, you can go to this POST.

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The Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon begins Monday, September 8th and ends Saturday, September 20th. You do not have to be a blogger to sign up. Just use your Goodreads, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, or Tumblr instead (the place you're going to post updates on). You just need to be able to leave a link. For signing up, you should create a sign-up post and use that as your link (the URL feild) you'll use in the linky below.

Please sign up by using the linky at the end of the this post. You MUST be signed up in the linky to enter any related giveaways and participate in the challenges.

You can sign up through September 17th.

You're welcome to participate as much or as little as you'd like. The read-a-thon is to encourage us all to read so that we can tackle those tbr piles, not to cause extra stress. ;) You will see requests for updates, but there are no requirements that you leave an update every day. Daily updates are great, though, to help us all stay motivated and cheer each other on. If you do want to post a daily update, here is a simple template (omit or add things as you like):

(Day of the week)
How much I read today:
Today's finished books:
Total number of finished books:
Titles of finished books:

We will be using hashtag #TackleTBR on Twitter for updates and tweets. This is also a great way to find others participating and give some encouragement.

There will be a giveaway that I will host for all read-a-thon participants. I haven't completely decided on what all will be on there, but I'll know by the time this begins. A little mystery is always good, right? :) You should know that it will at least include a $15 Amazon gift card.

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  2. Good luck with your Readathon, Lisa :)

    Jemima

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  3. blog hopping to everyone on the RaT to wish everyone luck and have lots of fun!

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    1. I will try to do the same in the next day or two, baseball and football games are killing me right now. Off to a baseball double header tonight. :) thanks for stopping by.

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  4. I totally understand the feeling of wanting to cry over your TBR list. I feel like I'll never finish mine. :) Best of luck!
    Katie
    Here's my list:
    http://bit.ly/WFUlkU

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    1. I'm glad it's not just me. Other people are overwhelmed with their TBR list !! :) I will check out your list.

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  5. Thanks for joining, Lisa! It's going to be a blast! :) I'll go check out your goals...

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  6. Gracias! :) My son is on a mission in Chile, trying out a couple of Spanish words.

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