Monday, March 21, 2011

It's Monday - What Are You Reading? (3.21.11)



It’s Monday What Are you Reading , hosted by Sheila, is the perfect way for me to begin my week and allows me to focus on what needs to be read and to see what I have or have not accomplished the previous week. I also enjoy discovering new books by visiting other participants blogs.

This was a really slow week for me reading-wise. I had a lot going on for work and then had family and friends over yesterday for our town's annual St. Patty's Day parade, so I was busy preparing for that. I am hoping to be a bit more productive this week reading!
 
 
Books Completed last week:
  • Love You More by Lisa Gardner (review book)
Reading Now:
  • The Secret Lives of Dresses by Erin McKean (mine)
  • Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult (library audio book)
  • Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff (book club book, mine)
Next:
  • Brooklyn Story by Suzanne Corso (review book) 
  • Adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain (book club book)
Reviews completed this past week:
Other Posts related to books:
  • None this week
Books for which I need to finish reviews:
  • The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir (library audio book) 
  • The Last Time I Saw You by Elizabeth Berg (online book club, library book)
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What about you?  What does your reading week look like this week?  Whatever it is, happy reading and have a good week!
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8 comments

  1. I really loved the Plain Truth - it was the first of Picoult's books that I ever read. I hope you enjoy it! Happy reading this week. Here is my Monday post:

    http://handsandhome.blogspot.com/2011/03/its-monday-what-are-you-reading_20.html

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  2. @BonnieHi Bonnie! I am enjoying it so far - listening to it helps with all the Amish language - not sure I would be able to pronounce some of it! This is the second Jodi Picoult book I've listened to but the fifth or sixth book of her's I've read!

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  3. I have yet to read a Jodi Picoult book but will eventually buy one and read it as she seems like a great writer :D

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  4. @blogabooketcI love Jodi Picoult because she always chooses such timely yet controversial topics to write about and the books are always great!

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  5. I also have The Secret Lives of Dresses! I have yet to read it, but it sounds interesting and the cover is very pretty!

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  6. @The Fiction FairyI love the cover and am really enjoying the book. I have about 100 pages left and am hoping to finish it today!

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  7. I've seen the Cleopatra book on so many lists and in reviews...I may just have to give that one a try. Happy reading!

    Here's my Monday: http://myreadersblock.blogspot.com/2011/03/its-monday-what-are-reading.html

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  8. I have two new projects coming up. My reading load will be out of control next month. Come see what I read.

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