Reading Challenging

Iron Tome-A-Thon Reading Challenge Results

Hello, loves!

You might remember, at the beginning of the month, I announced that I was going to participate in the Iron Tome-A-Thon Reading Challenge, hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks! I usually don’t do readathons, but this one sounded so cool, I had to give it a shot. And…I actually read some of the books that I said I was going to!?

I know, I’m just as shocked as you.

I didn’t get to read all the books I planned. Mostly because I also read some books outside the readathon parameters (like a few romances and a hefty apocalyptic sci-fi) and most of the books I wanted to read for the challenges, I had to get from the library, and they took a little while for me to get and then all came in at the end of the month. Still, I’m proud of my progress and that I made the attempt at all! And those books that I didn’t get to read this month, I’ll read next month, so I’m still crossing them off of my TBR list.

A reminder that all of my points (which, you can read about the point system here) goes to the house where I pledged my loyalties.

House Stark

Castle Black: Read The Group Book


The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang: DIDN’T READ

Winterfell: A Book Set In a Cold Environment

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The Song of All by Tina LeCount Myers: DIDN’T READ

King’s Landing: Plot Involving Royalty, Politics or Government


City of Lies by Sam Hawke: READ (Well, I’m halfway through it and will finish it by Thursday, so I’m counting this). 559 Points

Sunspear: Inspired by a Non-Western Setting

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Empire of Sand by Tasha SuriREAD 496 Points

Oldtown: Involves an Institution of Knowledge/Training


Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb: DIDN’T READ *cries forever*

Valyria: About or Involving Dragons

His Majesty’s Dragon by Naomi NovikREAD 353 Points

Asshai: Dark/Grimdark or Urban Fantasy

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The Court of Broken Knives by Anna Smith Spark: DIDN’T READ

So, my total points for my house comes to 1,408 points! I’m not sure if that is a good amount or not, but I read the most this month than I have in a while (especially if you include the books that didn’t count for this challenge) and for that, I’m pretty dang proud.

Read on!

4 thoughts on “Iron Tome-A-Thon Reading Challenge Results”

  1. Nicole
    WHAT ARE YOU DOING, READ The Poppy War. It’s VERY GRIM DARK and absolutely thoughtful and harrowing. I love the crap out of it.

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