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Readathon is a collection achievement given by Laila in Sun's Refuge. It involves finding childrens' books across Jahai Bluffs.


This achievement requires at least one completed objective to become visible. Readathon A Star to Guide Us 3Achievement points
Find enough books in Jahai Bluffs to make a library for the children of Sun's Refuge.Joko didn't discourage literacy, but the choice of reading materials was somewhat constrained.
Reward:Mini Branded Riftstalker.png Mini Branded Riftstalker
1 Objective completed 0Achievement points
2 Objective completed 1Achievement points
8 Objective completed 1Achievement points
14 Objective completed 1Achievement points


# Name Objective Closest landmark Map Notes
1 Met Laila and agreed to her request.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Venta Pass Waypoint
Laila map.jpg Northeastern corner of Sun's Refuge, by the bookshelves.
2 A Brief History of Cantha (item).png A Brief History of Cantha A book about the history of another continent.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Soul's Vendetta Waypoint
A Brief History of Cantha map.jpg A Brief History of Cantha, near the Anvil southwest of the waypoint
3 A Choya's Friends (item).png A Choya's Friends A book about a spiny creature's friends.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Yatendi Village Waypoint
A Choya's Friends map.jpg A Choya's Friends, west and below the Yatendi Village Vista.
4 A Primer, by Archon Iberu (item).png A Primer, by Archon Iberu A book about the alphabet, approved by Joko.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Yatendi Village Waypoint
A Primer, by Archon Iberu map.jpg A Primer, by Archon Iberu. At the Archon's Retreat point of interest.
5 How to Grow a Choya (item).png How to Grow a Choya A book about growing your own potted cactus.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Soul's Vendetta Waypoint
How to Grow a Choya map.jpg How to Grow a Choya, on a ledge of the Garrison Access Tower.
6 Humans of Elona (item).png Humans of Elona A book about the history of a great people.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Venta Pass Waypoint
Humans of Elona map.jpg Humans of Elona, by the weaponsmith in Almorra's Stand
7 Let's Hug Koss (item).png Let's Hug Koss A book about loving...but not too much.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Yatendi Village Waypoint
Let's Hug Koss map.jpg Let's Hug Koss, northwest and below the waypoint
8 Star Chart Basics (item).png Star Chart Basics A book about reading the skies. Displaced Vizier's Tower — [&BG0LAAA=] Star Chart Basics map.jpg Star Chart Basics In the ??? area with the spores, near the asura.
9 The Grace of Melandru (item).png The Grace of Melandru A book about the goddess of nature
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Reclaimed Chantry Waypoint
The Grace of Melandru map.jpg The Grace of Melandru, by the Melandru statue near the heart NPC.
10 The Magic Sand Lion (item).png The Magic Sand Lion A book about a magical feline.
Waypoint (tango icon).png
 Yatendi Village Waypoint
The Magic Sand Lion map.jpg The Magic Sand Lion, on a wall near the djinn of the Confluence of the Elements
11 The Terrible Choya (item).png The Terrible Choya A book about rampaging choya. Noble's Walk — [&BIALAAA=] The Terrible Choya map.jpg The Terrible Choya, On the bridge west of Noble's Walk
12 The Very Hungry Dolyak (item).png The Very Hungry Dolyak A book about the hunger and yearning of dolyaks. Crescent's Town Hall — [&BJgLAAA=] The Very Hungry Dolyak map.jpg The Very Hungry Dolyak, on a box in the middle of the room
13 You and Your Springer (item).png You and Your Springer A book that teaches children about springer safety. Crescent's Prosperity - [&BJgLAAA=] You and Your Springer map.jpg You and Your Springer, inside the southwest building
14 Your Awakened Ancestor and You (item).png Your Awakened Ancestor and You A book about honoring your elders. Noble's Walk — [&BIALAAA=] Your Awakened Ancestor and You map.jpg Your Awakened Ancestor and You, southeast of the POI

Completion mail[edit]

  • Received 24 hours after completing achievement.


Thank you


My name is Kemar. Naja told us all the new books in our library are because of you. My friends and I like the books very much. My friend Elio always said he didn't even like to read, but he likes the one about Koss. He already read it three times, and he can say all the words by heart without even looking!

Thank you for helping us!

From: Kemar



  • Once collected, all of the books will appear on a bookshelf at Sun's Refuge.
  • As all objects encountered give you an item, you must have an empty slot in your inventory in order to collect the books.
  • The books can be encountered and read (but not picked up) prior to unlocking the collection. You will need to revisit them after unlocking it.

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