Monday, September 11, 2017

It's Monday! What are you reading? September 11

So my plan is, each Monday to update anyone who reads this on what I'm currently reading and what I may have finished in the last week.

Currently Reading:

Title: The Cookbook Collector
Author: Allegra Goodman
Date Started: September 11
Note: CNJ JASNA Reading Group

Currently Listening:

Title: Atlas Shrugged
Author: Ayn Rand
Narrator: Christopher Hurt
Date Started: August 31
Note: Listening to Part 2 of 7

Finished Reading:

Title: On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
Author: Timothy Snyder
Date Finished: August 30
Stars: 5
Comments: Short read. Must read.

Title: The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue
Author: Mackenzi Lee
Date Finished: September 1
Stars: 2 1/2
Comments: It was okay, a bit over the top for my tastes.

Title: The Paper Menagerie
Author: Ken Liu
Narrator: LeVar Burton
Date Finished: September 1
Stars: 5
Comments: LeVar Burton Reads

Title: Devil's Cut (The Bourbon Kings #3)
Author: J.R. Ward
Date Finished: September 3
Stars: 4

Title: Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt
Author: Sarah Jaffe
Date Finished: September 4
Stars: 3
Comments:  Book 3 for the 2017 NYPL Reading Challenge

Title: Avery: The Case Against Steven Avery and What "Making a Murderer" Gets Wrong
Author: Ken Kratz
Date Finished: September 7
Stars: 4

Title: The Collector
Author: Nora Roberts
Date Finished: September 11
Stars: 5
Comment: Reread

Monday, August 28, 2017

It't Monday! What are you reading? - August 28



So my plan is, each Monday to update anyone who reads this on what I'm currently reading and what I may have finished in the last week.

This was a slooooow reading period for me. So my last post was on the 15th and as you can see below, I finished the book I was reading 2 weeks ago and 1 other book.

Currently Reading:

28592813Title: Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt
Author: Sarah Jaffe
Date Started: Aug. 15
Note: Book 3 for the 2017 NYPL Reading Challenge

Title: The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue
Author: Mackenzi Lee
Date Started: Aug. 27

Currently Listening:

Title: Atlas Shrugged
Author: Ayn Rand
Narrator: Christopher Hurt
Date Started: Aug. 23
Note: I tried to listen to this a few years ago and it was dragging. I've started again and found that it's a great listen when I'm playing World of Warcraft.

Finished Reading:

Title: Letters to Alice on First Reading Jane Austen
Author: Fay Weldon
Date Finished: Aug. 21
Stars: 2
Comments: Read for #AustenInAugustRBR

Title: Navigators
Author: Mike Meginnis
Narrator: LeVar Burton
Date Finished: Aug. 23
Stars: 4
Comments: Episode 10 of LeVar Burton Reads

Title: Any Dream Will Do (New Beginnings #4)
Author: Debbie Macomber
Date Finished: Aug. 26
Stars: 3
Comments: This is a stand alone title in the New Beginnings series, you don't have to read the first 3 to enjoy this book.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

It's Tuesday! What are you reading? - August 15



So my plan is, each Monday to update anyone who reads this on what I'm currently reading and what I may have finished in the last week.

Again I missed Monday, so here is my post on Tuesday.  It was a slow reading week for me!

Currently Reading:

Title: Letter to Alice on First Reading Jane Austen
Author: Fay Weldon
Date Started: August 3

Finished Reading:

Title: To Wed a Wicked Prince (Cavendish Square #2)
Author: Jane Feather
Date Finished: August 13
Stars: 3
Comments: This was technically a reread but first time tracking on Goodreads. I consider this series  comfort read books.

Title: A Wicked Gentleman (Cavendish Square #1)
Author: Jane Feather
Date Finished: August 12
Stars: 4
Comments: This was technically a reread but first time tracking on Goodreads. I consider this series  comfort read books.

Title: The House on Mango Street
Date Finished: August 8
Stars: 5