Bout of Books – Wrap-up

bout of booksWow – what a week! It’s been pretty up and down in terms of reading, but I’ve loved every second of it. Have to give a big shout out to Bout of Books for hosting such a great event – I will definitely see you for the next read-a-thon! And I might even make it to twitter jail this time.


OK, so totals for this week are:
Total Books Completed: 4
Total Pages Read: 1424
Total Goals Completed: 5/5

The Breakdown:

Books Read:

Wolf Hall – by Hilary Mantel
Geek Girl: Model Misfit – by Holly Smale
Mary – by Vladimir Nabokov
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – by Rebecca Skloot

STARTED: World’s End – by Susan EE

Goals Achieved:

  • Read a book over 500 pages long
  • Read a book I’ve had for a long time
  • Read a non-fiction book
  • Read at least 3 books in total
  • Read 150 pages a day (Didn’t manage to read 150 pages a day but cumulatively read 374 pages more)


Daily Intake:

MONDAY: Read 106 pages of Wolf Hall

TUESDAY: Read 153 pages of Wolf Hall

WEDNESDAY: Read the remaining 291 pages of Wolf Hall, and completed all 387 pages of Model Misfit

THURSDAY: Read 4 pages of Mary (shameful, I know)

FRIDAY: Read 11 pages of Mary (what?! I have a social life too!)

SATURDAY: Read the remaining 129 pages of Mary, and continued with 10 pages from The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

SUNDAY: Read the remaining 209 pages of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and 124 pages of World’s End

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