Sunday, December 28, 2014

The Sunday Post #53 (12.28.14)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. I'm also going to link this up with Sheila's It's Monday post over at Book Journey

What a wonderful holiday we had - it's always a crazy rush to get everything ready and then it goes by so quickly! And now, I am looking forward to a week of doing nothing but reading and catching up on my blog!!!

Here's two photo's from yesterday's family gathering at my house - we had four of my siblings over with their families, plus my dad - 19 in all! The kids had a great time playing with their cousins, but boy did I feel bad for my one lone nephew! The top photo is my dad with 8 of his grandkids and the bottom is 7 of the kids playing with props that my sister-in-law brought over. So fun!!!

Have a great week everyone!!! 
Last week on the Blog:               
* Review: One of Us by Tawni O'Dell  
* Review: The Hunted by Elizabeth Heiter
* Review: The Lodge on Holly Road by Sheila Roberts  
* Book Blog Walkers: Weekly Check-in December 26

Books Read:          
* Butternut Lake: Night Before Christmas by Mary McNear (review e-book)     
Currently Reading:            
* The Life Intended by Kristin Harmel (review e-book)

* Mercy Snow by Tiffany Baker  (library audio book)     

Books Up Next:                  
* Vanished by Elizabeth Heiter (review book) 

* ???

Coming Up on the Blog:
* Review: The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark/Alafair Burke
* Review: The Life Intended by Kristin Harmel (with Giveaway!!!)  
* Month in Review: December 2014
* The First Book of the Year 2015
* Year in Review 2014
* 2015 Goals for Reading/Blogging/Life in General

Book Haul:       
For Review:
* The Pocket Wife by Susan H. Crawford (Edelweiss)
* One Step Too Far by Tina Seskis (Edelweiss)  
* Echo Lake by Carla Neggers (Netgalley)
* Holding Strong by Lori Foster (Netgalley)    
* The Headmaster's Wife by Thomas Christopher Greene (audio via Audible coupon)
From the Library:
* Mercy Snow by Tiffany Baker (audio book)



  1. The Headmasters Wife is on my wish list. Your holiday photos look so warm.

  2. I enjoyed Mercy Snow...and have One Step Too Far on my stacks. Hope you enjoy The Pocket Wife and The Headmaster's Wife as much as I did.

    Thanks for sharing...loved the photos, too.


  3. What a crew! Looks like a fun Christmas! I got Echo Lake too! I've really enjoyed that series so far so I'm excited to read the newest one. Enjoy your reading and have a happy new year!

  4. Wow, what a big group you hosted! Well done!!!

  5. I haven't read anything by MHC in years and years. Hope it was fun. my post:

  6. I bet is was crazy fun with all those kids! Have a great week of reading. Happy New Year.

  7. Looks a load of fun was had with your family. Looking forward to hearing what your first book of the year will be.

  8. I'm looking forward to reading Mercy Snow. I hope you are enjoying it. Thanks for sharing your wonderful photos. It sounds like a fun time!

  9. Looks like you had a great holiday. You can see my week here. Have a great week and happy new year!


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