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Haydenville: The Company Owned Ohio Town that Outlived the Company by Larry A. Horn, Sr.

Posted on October 24, 2021 by Gina McKnight, Sister #5281


In the foothills of rural southeastern Ohio, along the banks of the Hocking River, Mother Nature shares her picturesque beauty with the little community of Haydenville. The architectural design of the homes and church are truly magnificent, a one of a kind, a town that truly deserves the honor of being listed on the National Registry of Historic Places and holding the distinguished honor of being known as; the last company owned town in Ohio ... Read more →

Dewey's 24-Hour #Readathon - Final Update

Posted on October 24, 2021 by Rachelle Johnson, Sister #7640

Another Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon is over. Not long after my 2nd update, I ended up falling asleep on the couch, right around the time that there was a break in the tension in The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay.

  • Total Pages Read: 590
  • Total Time Read: 10 hours, 12 minutes
  • Books Read: How to Survive a Horror Movie by Seth Grahame-Smith, Poison for Breakfast by Lemony Snicket ... Read more →

Dewey's 24-Hour #Readathon - Update 2

Posted on October 23, 2021 by Rachelle Johnson, Sister #7640

We’re 16 hours intonDewey’s 24-Hour Readathon, and I still haven’t fallen asleep, not even a little. I am starting to get a little tired, but The Cabin at the End of the World is keeping me wide awake!

  • Pages Read: 206
  • Books Read:Poison for Breakfast by Lemony Snicket, World War Z by Max Brooks, and The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay.
  • Time Read: 4 hours and 13 minutes
  • Yummy in my Tummy: I had a huge turkey dinner with mashed potates, mac and cheese, cranberry sauce, and a couple of rolls, and I haven’t eaten anything since because I’m stuffed! ... Read more →

Dewey's 24-Hour #Readathon Mid-Event Survey

Posted on October 23, 2021 by Rachelle Johnson, Sister #7640

Here are my answers to the Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon Mid-Event Survey!

1. What are you reading right now? I just started The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay
2. How many books have you read so far? 2
3. What book are you most looking forward to for the second half of the Readathon? I’m hoping to at least start The Sundial by Shirley Jackson, but I’m also really looking forward to The Mist by Stephen King.
4. Have you had many interruptions? How did you deal with those? Only 1 interruption so far, when the Boyfriend asked me to go with him to pick up dinner. Not a big deal, since I continued to read while I waited in the car.
5. What surprises you most about the Readathon, so far? How I haven’t gotten sleepy at all yet, not even a little, despite being awake since 6am ... Read more →