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Ready...Set...Read!!! 48 Hour Book Challenge

Tomorrow morning I will be getting up early (which let me tell you, is not easy for me!) and starting the 48 Hour Book Challenge sponsored by MotherReader.

If you haven't signed up, you should think about it. And if I can work all weekend and do the challenge then you can too! Right now my pile has twenty books and one audiobook in it. I don't know if I'll get to all of them, but I'm going to try and read as many as I can.

I'll be posting updates throughout the challenge when I finish a book and about my progress, but I think I'm going to post short reviews during the challenge and write longer reviews after-that way I have a fun list of reviews to look forward to!!

If you're participating in the challenge, comment on this post and I'll be sure to cheer you on!:)

So what's in my pile?

-Lovestruck Summer by Melissa Walker
-Forget Me Not by Colleen Murtagh Paratore (The Wedding Planner's Daughter Series)
-Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life by Bryan Lee O'Malley
-Something Maybe by Elizabeth Scott
-Wings by Aprilynne Pike
-Being Nikki by Meg Cabot
-Heavenly by Jennifer Laurens
-Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler (join her Twitter party Friday night!!!)
-The Boy Book by E. Lockhart
-The Season by Sarah MacLean
-Fat Cat by Robin Brande
-Lament by Maggie Stiefvater
-The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
-Going Bovine by Libba Bray
-Cracked up to Be by Courtney Summers
-Dogs and Goddess by Jennifer Cruise (my book club reading for the month!)
-Death by Bikini by Linda Gerber
-Don't Judge a Girl by her Cover by Ally Carter
-The Reformed Vampire Support Group by Catherine Jinks
-A Passion Most Pure by Julie Lessman
-Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin (audiobook)

Comments

  1. Good luck! That's a great list of books to read - I hope you get through most of that pile. I've decided to try the challenge myself, though I'm not quite as ambitious as you are with my reading goals :D

    Kristin

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  2. Wow, your list is as long as mine! :) I'm starting tomorrow (Saturday) after I get back in town... I'm so excited!

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  3. I've got The Forest of Hands and Teeth on my TBR pile too (and a similarly long list). Good luck!

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  4. I'm so envious you have Going Bovine. Enjoy all your books!

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