Avengers Readathon TBR- My First Readathon!

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I have been wanting to participate in a readathon since before I even started blogging, but I am such a mood reader that I wasn’t sure they would work for me. Noura’s amazing Avengers Readathon was the push that I needed. I love that it is a month long so I will not feel pressure to read a lot of books in one week. I also just love Avengers and this seemed like a great way to get even more hyped for Endgame.

DETAILS:
  • There are 18 different S.H.I.E.L.D assignment. Each designed after an Avengers character.
  • Each challenge has different prompts.
  • Readathon starts April 14 to May 14
  • You can choose to do any of the challenges (maximum 2).
  • All books are included (audiobooks, ebooks, fanfiction, graphic novels, comics, etc)
  • Post your TBR using the hashtag #Avengersreadathon19 (on twitter, blogs, instagram)

For my S.H.I.E.L.D assignment I decided to go with Thor (because duh!) and if I get through all of those prompts, I figured it might be fun and only appropriate to try to complete Loki’s assignment as well.

So, here we go! This is my tentative TBR, because as I mentioned I am a mood reader so I might read different books that fit the prompt.

Thor

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Norse Mythology: Mythology Book

Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie

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It is strange because as I have been making my way through this year’s Women Prize longlisted, I have realized that I never even read last years winner! This prompt gives me the perfect excuse to finally get to it. Home Fire is a Antigone retelling, and it sounds brilliant.

Thor: Book with One Word Title

Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

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Speaking of the Women’s Prize, Freshwater is the next book on this year’s longlist that I am interested in, and it just happens to have a one word title. This books sound very unique and I have seen a lot of glowing reviews for it. The author takes on some very important themes in this novel and I can wait to experience it.

Thor & Loki: Book with Siblings

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

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I have a feeling this book is going to make me emotional. I know very little about it other than the fact that it is about siblings who are kidnapped and sold to wealthy families as are separated as a result. It is also based on a true story, which is devastating.

Iron Man- Stark Industries: Sci-Fi Book

Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente

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This works out perfectly! Space Opera is one of the five books on my spring TBR and it sounds like an absolutely blast. It is also nominated for a 2019 Hugo Award for best novel.

Dr. Strange- Time Stone: Book Set in the Future

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

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I have been wanting to read Station Eleven for years. I do not think I have ever read a bad review of it. I believe that it is set in the future? I have a feeling that I am going to love this book, and I have been saving it for the perfect time- and that time is now!

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How clever is this readathon? It is evident that Noura put a lot of work in to planning it. If I get through all of the books on my TBR, I will post another TBR for Loki.

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