Monday, July 14th 2014

Wicked Wildfire Read A Thon Challenge!

WWRATsummer2014Hi Friends!

I’m so happy to be hosting this challenge for the Wicked Wildfire Read A Thon hosted by My Shelf Confessions.

Make sure you check out #WWReadathon on Twitter to see everyone’s progress!

Get sign up info and full details here!

Now onto the mini-challenge!

 

For US residents, you can win: Hardcover of The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black and a Hardcover of Vicious by V.E. Schwab
For International residents, you can win a $10 Book Depository gift card.

 

Randomly Fill in the Sentence

Finish the following sentence from a random sentence on a random page from your current read!

Here’s a sentence from the book Vengenance by Megan Miranda:

“The lady in room 2B was about to_________”

 

For example, my new sentence might be:

The lady in room 2B was about to “gathered my magic and threw the glamour at him.” (Blood Sin by M.J Scott)

Or it could be much funnier than that or not make any sense at all!

 

Leave your answer in the comments below or you can link it up to your post! (leave a link please)

Then fill out the rafflecopter !

At the end of the Read-A-Thon, I’ll randomly pick a winner!

Good luck! And if you’re interested in finding out how I’m doing on the challenge, visit my updates post here!

 

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27 Responses to “Wicked Wildfire Read A Thon Challenge!”

  1. Thanks so much for hosting this awesome challenge, it’s one of my favorites! Good luck with your goals for the week as well! :D

    • Kimberly says:

      Hi April! Thanks for stopping by! I read during my lunch break so already I’m feeling excited to get through a lot of books! :)

  2. The lady in room 2B was about to “assume he’s human–at least biologically. Maybe he’s a clone grown on board the mothership from harvested DNA.”

    My sentence is from The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey.

    Fun challenge! :)

  3. erinf1 says:

    The lady in room 2B was about to “become a J. But at eight years of age, sh’d been given a single choice – become a J or die” Bonds of Justice by Nalini Singh. Thanks for such a fun challenge!!!

  4. fishgirl182 says:

    Are you on Blood Kin already? Nice!

  5. Heather B says:

    The lady in room 2b wad about to see the vehemence of your concern when you’d rushed me home from the river, as if you could not live if anything should ever happen to me.

    Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen

  6. “The lady in room 2b was about to… put out her eyes, and she cannot find her way back”

    Lark Rising by Sandra Waugh

    That was a tough one! The book I’m reading is written in first person and I couldn’t find anything that fit that part of Vengeance!! Awesome book, btw!!

    Thanks for the awesome challenge! Good luck with all your reads!!

  7. Mandy says:

    The Lady in room 2B was about to… “stand in front of the room in expensive-looking pin-stripped pants and a crisp, button-down shirt.” (page 65: Hold Still – Nina Lacour)

  8. […] Kimberly @ The Windy Pages – Randomly Fill in Sentence […]

  9. Natalie@ says:

    The Lady in room 2B was about to “recall the moment, several months ago during history class, when Natalie and I accidentally bumped heads when we bent to retrieve her dropped pen. The brief touch was all it took to activate my heart.”

    -Wings by Elizabeth Richards

  10. “The lady in room 2B was about to feed my fairies before school tomorrow”. – Evil Fairies Love Hair by Mary G. THompson

  11. “The lady in room 2B was about to come up with some decent ideas of how to hurt them.”

    I used sentence from Cat Clrake’s Undone.

  12. The lady in room 2B was about to “grind her own teeth to splinters by the end of that supper”. From Folly by Marthe Joceyn!

  13. “The lady in room 2B was about to run down the hill, feeling himself fly as the descent became more rapid, and thinking “I can climb back up. If it’s wrong, I can always climb back up.””

    Go Tell It on the Mountain, James Baldwin

  14. Eden@ says:

    The lady in room 2B was about to directly ask the animal to describe her personality and tell you what she likes and dislikes.

    Learning Their Language: Intuitive Communication with Animals and Nature by Marta Williams.

  15. Ooh this is an interesting challenge! Thanks for hosting!

    The lady in room 2B was about to awoke to a familiar feeling of dread. (Brandon Sanderson – The Way of Kings, 59%)

  16. Jamie J says:

    The lady in room 2B was about to ponder throwing all the snow over the edge (second half taken from Salvation by James Wymore)

  17. The lady in room 2B was about to “do somepin an’ it’s all right, an’ in California it ain’t all right”. (The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck)

  18. Brittany HAdden@ says:

    The lady in room 2B was about to “splash water on my face and scrub until most of the pig’s blood and mud came off.” (Page 27 of Legend By Marie Lu)

  19. Aly P says:

    The lady in room 2B was about to “beg me to kill you”
    From Demon from the Dark , by Kresley Cole [chapter 26]

  20. I’m currently reading All Lined Up by Cora Carmack. I picked a random page, page 113, and a random sentence,

    “He looks down, and those words are like a punch to the chest.”

    which turned out like this:

    “The lady in room 2B was about to… look down, and those words were like a punch to the chest.”

    Cute and fun challenge! Thank you for hosting. ;)