Monday, October 1, 2012
Good morning. It's been a little crazy around here this weekend because I was participating in Bloggiesta, which was a lot of fun. You can read a recap of what I accomplished here.
One of the great things about Bloggiesta is that I managed to write three reviews over the weekend! I published a review for The Hero's Guide to Saving your Kingdom by Christopher Healy. The other two are scheduled for later this week.
In addition to Bloggiesta, it is now officially Banned Books Week. I have a giveaway going on right now so be sure to enter here. I am planning a post about a very popular children's book series that has been challenged over the years: Junie B. Jones by Barbara Park. That will be up on Saturday. Until then, I'm not sure how much I'll be talking about banned books. I do have a post in mind related to a recent experience with my son and the school library. So hopefully I'll have time to write that up.
As you probably figured since I wrote the review, I finished reading The Hero's Guide to Saving your Kingdom this past week. It was a very entertaining middle-grade book. Very funny.
My husband is reading Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins now. He still complains often about Katniss being whiny and indecisive. But I think he's enjoying it overall.
My son finished the Underland Chronicles series by Suzanne Collins. He really liked it! Now he's back to reading book two of the Septimus Heap series: Flyte by Angie Sage and Mark Zug.
I'm now reading Truth Be Told by Larry King.
Next up will be Leaves by Michael Baron.
What are you reading this week? This meme is being hosted by Sheila at Book Journey, so hop over there if you'd like to see what others are reading too.
Posted by Julie at 9:57 AM