Monday, December 28, 2015

Weekly Reading Recap

book and coffee

Welcome to my last weekly update of 2015. It's hard to believe that Christmas has passed and the year is almost over. We had a nice week with my father visiting and we all enjoyed our holiday together. The kids both got Kindle Fires so we will be loading some books on those soon. I got a new laptop to use for my blogging. Yay! I'm loving it. It's been a good week and I expect this coming week, which we will be spending with friends, to be a lot of fun as well. I hope you were able to spend some quality time with your loved ones.

Once again, I didn't manage to write any reviews, and I haven't managed to finish The Expatriates by Janice Y. K. Lee yet, so no new updates for reading. I am supposed to review this one over the holidays so I do plan to finish reading it tonight or tomorrow so I can get my review published.


I'm participating in the First Book of the Year challenge over at Book Journey this week. Watch for my post on New Year's Day announcing the first book I'll be reading in 2016. Last year, my first book was The Martian by Andy Weir.

My kids have not been reading much this past week. There's been a lot of video gaming and playing instead. I'm hoping to get them back on track with reading over this coming week.

I'm linking up with Book Date for It's Monday! What Are You Reading? What are you reading this week? Please share in the comments!

6 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to the First Book of 2016....will see you there! Enjoy the week, and here are MY WEEKLY UPDATES

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  2. Oh, I'm with you on trying to get my kids back into books. My husband bought them a new video game (which I was not happy about...I think they're too young) so I've been trying to entice them away from the screen by reading Harry Potter to them. That was working until my husband turned on the Harry Potter movie marathon. Sigh!

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  3. Great choice The Martian for this years 1st book. Will be looking out for your one for 2016. I have The Expatriates coming, hope its readable!

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  4. I can't believe 2015 is almost over...went too fast.

    I am excited about The First Book of The Year posts.

    ENJOY the last week of 2015. Happy New Year!!

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My It's Monday, What Are You Reading

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  5. Looks like a good Christmas with a new laptop for you and Kindles for the kids. Two of our boys were with grandparents last week, they ended up being there twice as long as expected when I came down with the flu. The first thing they wanted to do when they got home was read. Heading to the library today. These boys need more books!

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  6. Sounds great, glad to read your book

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