My goals: Read a 100 pages a day.
Pages read so far: 507 | Books finished: 2
It was Eurovision Song Contest Finals day, so I didn’t spend a lot of time reading…
I caught up a bit in my reading my finishing a Batgirl comic trade.
So my Bout of Books reading and updating has not really gone to plan. Instead I’ve been watching movies and TV shows during the last days of a streaming service trial, and watching the Eurovision song contest. My reading has been about trying out the first chapters of different books.
Wednesday’s challenge: 5 Favorites
Here are my 5 favorite book to movie/tv adaptations:
1. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
Movie directed by Edgar Wright, comic by Bryan Lee O’Malley
2. Interview with the Vampire
Movie directed by Neil Jordan, book by Anne Rice.
3. A Room with a View
Movie directed by James Ivory, book by E.M. Forster
4. Game of Thrones, Season 1 (and only Season 1)
Produced by HBO, book by George R.R. Martin
5. Pride and Prejudice (BBC)
Produced by BBC, book by Jane Austen
Tuesday’s challenge: Show Off Your Shelves Photo Challenge
Here is my TBR shelf:
Monday’s challenge: Introduce yourself, using exactly six words.
Finnish fantasy reader, Lord Golden trash.
I could have also gone with Regency fantasy trash, but my love for Lord Golden triumphed.
What is Bout of Books
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, May 9th and runs through Sunday, May 15th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 16 information and updates, be sure to visit the Bout of Books blog.
– From the Bout of Books team