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It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

I've been reading a lot this week, but haven't written much. I did put up a review of Pat Conroy's The Water is Wide. That was a very interesting look at teaching in an impoverished school on a remote island in South Carolina in the 1960s. I also reviewed a few books my kids have been reading in my What My Children Are Reading post.

I finished reading Room by Emma Donoghue last week, but I haven't written my review yet. I'll do that this week.

Currently Reading
I'm still reading Elephant Talk by Ann Downer, and I'm also reading The Shepherd by Ethan Cross. That one has literally caused a couple nightmares, but I'm actually enjoying it despite the fear! Finally, I'm reading The Story of King Arthur and His Knights by Howard Pyle to C right now.

Up Next
I'm going to move on to Final Vector by Allan Leverone next. 

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.


  1. The Water is Wide sounds really good...I'm off to read your review now.

    My It's Monday post can be found here.

  2. I'm not familiar with these titles...I'll be watching for reviews. Have a great week.


  3. I just finished room last week as well! I'd love to hear what you think of it.
    You can my review on my blog. Http://

  4. Oh, did you love Room?? I still need to do my review, too - it's been a crazy couple of weeks around here with very limited blog time.

    My boys always enjoyed King Arthur stories (Robin Hood, too).

    Enjoy your books this week -


  5. Room is on my wishlist and I definitely want to read it after reading quite a few reviews. Looking forward to reading your thoughts.


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