ARC August Recap

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We’re officially in September now and as you may or may not remember, during August I was participating in Read.Sleep.Repeat’s ARC August challenge. These lovely bloggers host this challenge each August and April to motivate bloggers to get through some of the (many) ARCs that we have waiting to be read and reviewed. I love participating in this because it really is great motivation. Now that August is over, I wanted to post a recap/wrap-up of the ARCs I read throughout the month.

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Bout of Books 20 Sign-Up, TBR, & Daily Progress

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Yesterday, I posted my wrap-up of the Make Me Read It Readathon and talked about how I hadn’t really read a whole lot during the readathon. So, naturally, today I’m here to sign up for another readathon: Bout of Books! I think the timing for this readathon is perfect; it’ll give me a nice push to get through some of the books I’ve been wanting to read this month, yet I’ll still have some time to wrap up what I don’t finish before August ends. I’m really pumped for this readathon and I’m looking forward to getting lots of reading done!

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Make Me Read It Readathon Wrap-Up

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In case you missed it, last week was the Make Me Read It Readathon. This is a readathon that was hosted by Val @ The Innocent Smiley and Ely @ Tea and Titles. Before the readathon started, I posted a poll and my readers were able to vote and choose what book(s) I was going to read during the readathon. I had two polls, one for finished copies I have and another for old eARCs I still need to read. An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir and The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge won those polls. Anyway, today I wanted to do a quick wrap-up and talk a bit about how the readathon went for me.

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ARC August Sign-Up

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Hi, everyone! Today I come to you with a pretty last-minute decision to participate in ARC August. I originally wasn’t planning on it because I still have a lot of library books that I want/need to read and I didn’t want to end up neglecting those in favor of ARCs, but I’ve changed my mind. 🙂 There are quite a few review copies I’ve acquired over the past several months and I really need to get through some of them. What better way to do that than with ARC August?

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Choose What I Read: Make Me Read It Readathon

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Hello, everyone! August is the month for readathons, apparently. I’ve been coming across a ton of them on people’s blogs, Twitter, etc. I think I’m only going to participate in one though: the Make Me Read It Readathon. I participated in this last year and had a lot of fun. I love the idea of letting all of you actually choose what I read instead of forcing myself to pick. 😉

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