Good morning all of you readathoners (and curious bystanders)! Are we all bright-eyed and bushy-tailed? I'm terribly excited to be participating in my second Dewey's 24-Hour Readathon. Last year, I participated partially with my kids. They have declined the precious bonding moment with their mother this year, so in a new minutes I will head down to my parent's house next door with my books and get started.
A couple of new goals this time around. First, no junk food. The worst thing that I might consume is popcorn. I am making some efforts to lose a pound or two, and last year was a tad too decadent (hmmm...maybe that is why the kids opted out this time around?). Second, I'm going to stay away from my computer. It was the devil's spawn last year, and I think I blogged more than I read. I am not going to partake in the hourly challenges, or provide updates, except maybe the one that says I'm giving up and going to sleep. I will keep one eye open for posts from Raych, because she entertains me and makes me laugh.
So. What of the books? Right now I am about halfway through Sophie Hannah's "Little Face" on my Kindle, and the first task is to finish. Then I will select from this pile: