24 Hour Take Control Readathon Begins!!

March 12th, 2016 Kimberly Event 16 Comments

12th Mar

Hello and welcome to the first annual 24 hour Take Control readathon. This challenge is simple, spend the next 24 hours reading books or listening to audiobooks published before March 1, 2016.  Grab your pajamas, books, snacks and caffeinated beverages! Whether you go the distance or just dedicate a few hours to this event, I hope you have a blast! Look for challenges on Twitter and Instagram all day long! These will be fun getting to know you challenges and random eBooks and gift cards can be won. These challenges are only open to participants, so be sure to link up if you haven’t done so: Join Here


Connect through:


  • Link-up (use your blog or any social media account) You do not have to be a blogger to join. A startup or goals post is not necessary.
  • Read/listen to books from your TBR pile. Must be published before March 1, 2016
  • Have fun
  • Make friends
  • Eat tons of food
  • Caffeine is your friend
  • Participate in some challenges
  • 24 hours from my time zone or use. (Giveaways will be EST time beginning at 12 am March 12th and ending at 11:59pm March 12th.
  • Tweet #TakeControlThon
  • Share on Instagram #TakeControlThon
  • Those participating in the March Take Control TBR Pile challenge can earn extra entries for participating in this thon.

What I hope to Read Today


I will post challenges here as well as Twitter and Instagram. Just be sure and use the hashtag #TakeControlThon so I can mark your entry. All winners will be selected by random.org All winners will be notified via the social media outlet they entered with and listed here on Monday March 14th. Be sure to tag me on all entries hosted by Caffeinated @kimbacaffeinate for Twitter and kimbacaffeinate for Instagram. I strongly recommend you follow me on platform so that I can engage with you. 🙂

  • First Challenge -Using Hastag #TakeControlThon post on Twitter or Instagram a photo or list of the books you hope to read during the thon!! One winner will be chosen at random  @ 2pm (CST)  and will receive an Amazon gift card. Be sure to tag me.  @kimbacaffenaite on Twitter and kimbacaffeinate on Instagram. Winner is wishfulendings!! 
  • Visit Tressa @ Wishful Endings for her Challenge
  • Whatcha snacking on? Take a picture and share what you are nibble on during the thon share on Twitter or Instagram. Be sure to tag me:) Winner will be selected a 6 pm (CST) and will win an Amazon gift card. Winner is @hidingbooks!!!
  • Where are you reading?Take a picture of your reading spot and post on Instagram or Twitter. Be sure to tag me. Winner will an Amazon gift card. Giveaway closed at 8pm (CST)
  • Using the titles you have read for the thon make a sentence. Post to Twitter or Instagram. Winner will selected at 11 pm (CST) and will win Amazon gift card 🙂 Winner is @YogiKai!!
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About Kimberly
Kimberly is a coffee loving book addict who reads and listens to fictional stories in all genres. She's a self-professed Whovian, as well as a Supernatural, and Sherlock Holmes junkie, She enjoys sharing books, tips, recipes and hosting the Sunday Post. The coffee is always on and she is ready to chat...Twitter | Facebook | Instagram

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16 Responses to “24 Hour Take Control Readathon Begins!!”

  1. Tyler H. Jolley

    What a fun challenge. I think I’ll participate a little late when we’re on spring break. Mine will require a kindle, a bags of doughnuts and chips on stand by, and lots of sunscreen. I can’t wait.

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