Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Chills and Trills Read-A-Thon #ReadingCram

Chills and Trills Read-A-Thon #ReadingCram

As the poster says above this is a Halloween themed Read-A-Thon and runs from the 24th to the 31st!!
What you have to read??? Anything SPOOKY!!
You can guess what I'll be reading about....
Ya, you got it!!

Actually I don't know yet but I'll post up a TBR list closer to the time :)

If you want to sign up go right here!!

Here's what's going to be happening during the week of the read-a-thon:
Oct 24-- TBR challenge--participants list what books they are planning to read for the readathon, on their blog, YouTube, etc Hosted by Becoming Books
Oct 25--Teaser Challenge--randomly open the book they are reading and post 2 sentences from the read ADDING 3 spooky/Halloween words of their choosing into the teaser! Post on Twitter, blogs, YouTube, etc. Hosted by Andrew@ EndlesslyReading
Oct 26--A recreation of a book title and/or book cover (recreating in whatever way, drawing, acting, a photo, painting, etc).  Like Fangirl is fanggirl. The night circus as the fright circus.  Hosted by MySeryniti
Oct 27--Song Challenge--pick any of their creepy reads and pick a song that best describes that book (or feel of the book) OR make a playlist for the book! Post on any social network.They can even do a Spotify playlist and embed in their blog post! Hosted by Book Escape Reviews
Oct 28--Spell it out Challenge--they can pick one of the following words: Ghost, Witch, Zombie, Howl--using each letter, find a title of a book they've read this year to "spell it out." FOR EXAMPLE
G  Graceling by Kristin Cashore
H  Hollow City by Ransom Riggs
O Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz
S  Sanctum by Sarah Fine
T  Timebound by Rysa Walker

Q,X,and Z the letters can be anywhere in the title. Post on social media somewhere. Hosted by Rachel @ A PERFECTION CALLED BOOKS

Oct 29. Scary Make Up Challenge--Make themselves up to look scary and share a pic! They can base if off of a character, or just go crazy! Doesn't have to be gory necessarily, whatever constitues "scary" to them! Hosted byLITTLE RED READER
Oct 30 Twitter Synopsis Challenge--Make up their own synopsis for a scary book (made up story) using 166 characters or less. Post on any social media Hosted by KellysBookSpill

Oct 31 Wrap Up challenge with Costume challenge (optional)  Do a readathon wrap up on their blog, YouTube, whatever of what they read, etc, and also post a pic or dress up in your Halloween costume! That part is optional, only if they want to! Hosted by DANASQUARE



  1. This looks like a super fun read-a-thon but I'm not sure if I'm gonna be able to participate due to Uni work. But I'll be reading spooky books, that's for sure!

    Btw, I nominated you for the Sisterhood of World Bloggers Award! (if you've been already nominated don't feel obligated to do it but I still would love to read your post):

    1. Ya you just have to read spooky books for October :p
      Thank you so much!!!! I haven't been nominated ao I can't wait to do the post!!!! :D

  2. This looks like a grat read-a-thon! And I really want to read some spooky books for halloween. I'm probably going to join :)

    1. Yes it looks super good!!! And it starts today!!! :D