Saturday, October 24, 2009


Mid-Event Survey:
1. What are you reading right now?
Regeneration by Pat Barker

2. How many books have you read so far?
Er ... I finished The Ask and the Answer, and started Regeneration.

3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Read-a-thon?
Oh, gosh ... I don't know!

4. Did you have to make any special arrangements to free up your whole day?
No. Just working around family, like always :)

5. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those?
Lots. Two-year-old. Reading on the backburner for now.
6. What surprises you most about the Read-a-thon, so far?
How MANY of us there are!
7. Do you have any suggestions for how to improve the Read-a-thon next year?
Nope. Organisers doing a great job, like always :D
8. What would you do differently, as a Reader or a Cheerleader, if you were to do this again next year?
Hmmm ... not sure. Ask me next year ;)

9. Are you getting tired yet?
10. Do you have any tips for other Readers or Cheerleaders, something you think is working well for you that others may not have discovered?
Just have fun!!!


Ronnica said...

Reading with a 2yo...yep, that would be a lot of distractions! Keep up the reading!

chrisa511 said...

How are you even awake still Maree??? Hasn't it been like WAY more than 24 hours for you? LOL

Michelle said...

Way to hang in there! Halfway through - keep it up!

Maree said...

Ronnica: yep, it's distracting all right!
Chris: I went to bed about 3.30am. WAY too old to pull all-nighters now!! LOL
Michelle: Thank you :D

Eva said...

I'm popping by to offer some cheering! Give me an R! Give me an E! Give me an A! Give me a D! What does that spell?! Read! Read! Read!

You rock Maree-I'm so glad you're finally in my reader section! And your son is sooooooo precious!

Anonymous said...

Can you believe we're already past the half way point? It's gone by so fast! I hope you're still having fun - enjoy your remaining books :)

Kailana said...

I am looking forward to The Ask and the Answer! Happy reading!

Care said...

hi! HOw ya doin'? kEEP reading! :) and ignore that silly tweet I tweeted at ya. sigh...

Anonymous said...

You're doing great! Thanks so much for stopping by to cheer me on. :)

tanabata said...

You're doing great! Just watched your read-a-thon vlog, loved it! It's amazing how many people are signed up this time, isn't it?