Bout of Books 13 Day: 3 Challenge/Reading Update

 Bout of Books 13

For more information about the read-a-thon, check out my introductory post.


I successfully finished The Heir by Kiera Cass today.

Completed books: 4

Pages read: 1157

Books left: 3

About a book a day ain’t bad, tomorrow it’s going things are going to start to slow down; I’ve got loads of summatives to get done by next Tuesday.

And now for the challenge…

From Modern to Classic

A book, published after 2005, that I believe in 100 years will become a classic is…

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Eleanor & Park


My Review


1.It’s so beautifully written that it breaks your heart.

2.It is relateable and inspiring to many people. It’s already based a couple decades ago and it still is relevant, so in about 100 years it most will likely still be.

3. (Bonus point) I loved it and I would read it a thousand more times if I could.

Also, Fangirl by Rowell should be a classic as well. Fangirl explains fan fiction so well that people from the future will be able to understand it.

Now for the challenge…


One thought on “Bout of Books 13 Day: 3 Challenge/Reading Update

  1. becksawalton says:

    Ah! Extra credit for you, m’dear! I haven’t read any of Rowell’s work, although I do have a copy of Fangirl waiting for me to get stuck in. I love your reasons and your choice, thanks for sharing a book that is a little out of the ordinary. I have had Fangirl put forth as a response to this challenge, and I am starting to think that Rowell’s work might all fit into the cannon as one of those authors who define a period of history, e.g. Fitzgerald, Dickens or Austen.


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