It’s that time of year – wrap-up time! Submit your three best and one worst books of the year below. Include the link to your post so people can get to your review. If you have something you must say about any of the books, add your comment. Please submit your choices by midnight on December 20, 2017 EST, then watch for our yearly wrap-up post on Pajiba. To see the choices we made in years past, visit our Updates page.
For those who didn’t see last months post, I’m not going to be continuing the stat updates in this manner next year. It’s simply become too time-consuming for me. I’m going to be limiting my updates in either scale or frequency which has yet to be determined. Note from MsWas: Have thoughts about CBR stats, standings, comparisons, or percentages? Then submit your opinions in this survey […]
How many times have you participated in CBR? Has it changed the way you read? This is my 5th year. I think I read both more thoughtfully and with less anxiety. My first year, I was anxious and writing reviews as if they would be graded. That influenced the books I chose and the way I read them. As I became more integrated into the community, I have become less self conscious about my reading choices and more focused on what I have to say […]
For over a year, ingres77 has been graciously volunteering a lot of his time writing posts with very detailed monthly statistics about the previous month’s reviews. While these posts are really popular, it has become a very time-intensive task, and so we are asking you to help us figure things out for 2018. Please fill out our brief survey […]
This was our most successful #GivingDay ever, and it’s all thanks to you wonderful people!
You’ve made it through Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and now it’s #GivingTuesday. If you’d like to make sure that we continue CBR far past CBR9 and way into double digits, consider making a donation to Cannonball Read.
It’s been a tough year. You know it, and I know it. But when I tally up everything I’m thankful for, maybe things aren’t so bad after all.
Note: The sign-up deadline is Tues Nov. 28. Bodhi Day. Krampusnacht. Longest Night. Twelve Days of Christmas. Hogswatch. Las Posadas. Pancha Ganapati. Feast of Winter Veil.Saturnalia. Hanukkah. Winter Solstice. Yule. Festivus. Watch Night. New Year’s Eve. Hogmanay. Soyal. We’re in the holiday time of year! My lovely Cannonballers, are you looking for an excuse to share a little of that holiday cheer and do some spending through the Cannonball Read Buy Hole? (Remember, funds generated through the Buy Hole go to the American Cancer Society to fight cancer). […]