Monday, August 18, 2014
It's been two weeks since I participated in this weekly meme. I'd like to say I've been reading and blogging a lot in that time, but I haven't. I do have some reviews planned for this week, and I am determined to finish the book I started over a week ago. I haven't made it very far into it, though.
Reviews and Blog Posts
I compiled a list of 13 historical fiction novels that I recommend. Check it out and let me know what your favorites are.
I also wrote a review of The Bookman's Tale by Charlie Lovett. It's a wonderful novel for book lovers!
I finished The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell, which I found on NetGalley. I need to write that review, but I had very mixed feelings about the book and am having a hard time putting my thoughts down. Hopefully I'll manage to do that this week.
I've been reading The Beach House by Mary Alice Monroe, which is my August book club selection, but I just haven't felt like reading lately, and I couldn't decide if it was because of the book or just a general issue. So I decided to start another book, The Bone Seeker by M.J. McGrath, and I have to say that I've gotten into this one much more.
C is reading The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey by Trenton Lee Stewart. He read the first book in that series earlier this summer. M just finished Bad Kitty Gets a Bath by Nick Bruel. She also finished Holly the Christmas Fairy by Daisy Meadows recently.
What are you reading this week? It's Monday! is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey, so hop over there if you'd like to see what others are reading too. You can also check out the younger version of It's Monday!
Posted by Julie at 11:46 AM