What is a Read-A-Thon?
A Read-A-Thon is an event in which people read as many books as they possibly can in a set timeframe. Read-A-Thons can run for a day, a week or more, or even a month. There are different types of Read-A-Thons that people may participate in, such as; Book Series, Author &/or Genre Specific.
How does this Read-A-Thon work?
This Read-A-Thon is set up different from other Read-A-Thons.
Participants will be provided with a list of Authors and a selection of the author's book titles or all of the author's book titles.
There are (3) three Goals participants can achieve:
- Read each book by all authors on the list within 30 days.
- Read half of the total number of books on the list within 30 days.
- Read as many books as you possibly can within 30 days
These goals are set so that the participants can be eligible for a chance to win the prize(s) for the goal they complete. Prizes are listed in Perks for Readers below.
Guidelines, Rules & Terms for Participants
- All participants must sign up via the Google Form.
- All participant must leave a review of each book that they read on Amazon &/or Goodreads.
- All participant must have a valid Amazon profile or Goodreads profile.
- All participants must provide proof of all book reviews that they have completed by emailing valid screenshots of the reviews to [email protected].
- Authors are not allowed to participate as a reader in this Read-A-Thon.
- The Read-A-Thon will begin on May 1, 2017 and end on May 30, 2017.
Do’s and Don'ts
- Read books only from the selected authors on the list provided.
- Read at least 3 books from each author on the list.
- Keep track of what you’ve read & email the required proof of review.
- Do Not choose books you have already read.
- Do Not send in proof of a review of a book that you had read before May 1st.
Perks for Readers?
So, why should you participate?
- Be introduced to amazing authors whose work you’ve never read before!
- To show authors your love & support for their hard work!
- For a chance to win some hot prizes doing something you absolutely love!
- Because you just love to read!
Gold Status - The Grand Prize
Who Qualifies: Top 3 participants that read each book by all the authors on the list within 30 days
Prize: $50 Amazon Gift Card or Gift Card of your choice.
Who Qualifies: Top 3 participants that read half of the total number of books on the list within 30 days.
Prize: $25 Amazon Gift Card or Gift Card of your choice.
Who Qualifies: Top 3 participants that read as many books as you possibly can within 30 days
Prize:$15 Amazon Gift Card