Read-a-thon: Hour 24 at Stray Talk
an archive of my forays into fact and fiction

29th June, 2008
Read-a-thon: Hour 24
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Filed under: June 28th, 2008

Title of book(s) read this hour: The Uncommon Reader – Alan Bennett
Number of books read since you started: 8 (Travels in the Scriptorium – Paul Auster, The Rose and the Ring – William Makepeace Thackeray, Drömponnyn – Pia Hagmar, Teena går til filmen – Ria Tofft, Sandman: The Kindly Ones – Neil Gaiman, Lad, a Dog – Albert Payson Terhune, Good Luck to the Rider – Joan Phipson, Melka: The Story of an Arab Pony – Joan Penney)
Pages read: 94
Running total of pages read since you started: 1550
Amount of time spent reading: 47 mins
Running total of time spent reading since you started: 12 hrs 25 mins

I ended up not going with the Hitchcock short stories after all. I had it in my hand and everything, but then I glanced at my copy of The Uncommon Reader, tried a page and just had to go on. I didn’t quite finish it, but as I’ve only got about twenty-five pages to go, I dare say I will later tonight.

And that’s the end of that. I had heaps of fun and will be posting an entry summing things up in a tick.



1 comment
  1. Eva wrote:

    Congrats!! I’m glad you had fun!! Even if your blog was down for awhile. :( And I loved The Uncommon Reader. :D


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