End of Summer Read-a-Thon Closing Survey and Final Stats:
1. Which hour was most daunting for you? Around midnight my time before I went to bed. 2. Tell us ALLLLL the books you read! I finished Lenin's Tomb, which I was already reading. I read Persepolis, The Colonels and The Little Book of Hygge. I read a chapter of a "City on the Hill" and started Goldfinger 3. Which books would you recommend to other Read-a-thoners? Persepolis 4. How did you feel about this first-ever Reverse Readathon? Should we do it again? It was. I would say definitely do it agan. 5. How likely are you to participate in the Read-a-thon again? Would you be interested in volunteering to help organize and prep in October? I will definitely be participating. Final Stats: Pages Read: 1146 Time Read: 14 Hours 30 minutes. Books finished: 4 -Richard
1. What are you reading right now? The Colonels by W.E.B. Griffin 2. How many books have you read so far? Finished 2 3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Read-a-thon? The Little Book of Hygge 4. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those? No, apart from going to bed for a few hours 5. What surprises you most about the Reverse Readathon so far? None..
1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? The Woodlands, TX (35 miles north of Houston) 2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward to? Depends how far I get :) 3) Which snack are you most looking forward to? Panera Cherry Pastry 4) Tell us a little something about yourself! Getting older :( 5) This is our VERY first Reverse Readathon! How does it feel in your time zone? Love it!! -Richard
Born in Hartlepool, England. Left home age 18 to go to The University of Bradford. Earned a degree in Chemistry and Chemical Technology. Moved to London to work. Married Jenn, from TX, in 1997. Moved to High Wycombe. After 1 year of marriage moved to Edna, TX. Then job moves took us the Bay Area of CA in Jan 1999, then to Raleigh, NC in Oct 2001 followed by a move back to the Houston, TX area in Jan 2011.