Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Holiday Break Reading Challenge.


If you're planning on reading over Holiday break, you should join the
 Holiday Break Reading Challenge 
hosted by Karin.  Please click the link to go there and sign up and grab your button.  :)

Here's the rules posted by Karin:
1) Anyone can participate. I'm focusing on teachers and students, but if you want to cram a little extra reading in during the holiday season, please join us.

2) The Reading Challenge is designed to be self-paced. I will ask for you to set a goal for the number of books you want to read, but if you don't reach the goal - no big deal. This is for fun.

3) You don't have to provide a list of books you plan to read in advance. You can, but it isn't required. My mood determines what I read so I usually don't stick to a list. If I can't do it, I don't want to force others to do it.

4) The Holiday Break Reading Challenge corresponds with my time off from school. So, it starts on Friday, December 18, 2009 and ends on Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 at Midnight.

5) I'll have a section set up on the blog for reviews. Please link your reviews of the books you complete during the challenge.

6) Everyday there a new "Challenge" will be posted. These "Challenges" are designed to help you get to know other bloggers, talk about what you are reading, and share information about books. A new Mr. Linky (if I can figure it out) will be used in each post to record everyone's responses.

7) HERE IS THE BIG ONE! At least one prize will be given out everyday during the Reading Challenge. This might be a book, a bookmark, or other swag. No specifics lined up yet.

8) Be sure to follow the Reading Challenge on Twitter. New challenges and prize information will be announced there, too.

9. Grab the button to put on your blog.


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5 comments:

HODGEPODGESPV said...

if i've figured this out, your button will be posted. (cross your fingers cause i'm not sure if i've finally figured this out or not!)

GFDesignz said...

Hon you have to go to her site to sign up. The addy is http://holidaybreakreadingchallenge.blogspot.com/

J. Kaye said...

I probably should sign up, but that's a bad time for me. Have fun and I wish you the best!

Sharon said...

This sounds like a fun one! I f I wasn't going to be out for an entire week during the Christmas breadk, I'd go over there and sign up!

karinlibrarian said...

Thanks for joining the Reading Challenge. I can't wait to get started.