November 8, 2009

The Sunday Short Report

IN THE LAST TWO WEEKS (Since 10/21):
Preparing this on Wednesday is not happening so I moved it to the weekend.

BOOKS FINISHED READING: 5
A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess (Readathon)
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare (Readathon)
The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks (Readathon)
Along Came a Spider by James Patterson (Readathon)
Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro (Started during Readathon)

BOOKS CURRENTLY READING: 4
~Stepmonster by Wednesday Martin (pg. 44 of 278)
~A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy by Thomas Buergenthal (pg.125 of 225)
~Jane Austen: An Illustrated Treasury (pg. 20 of 157) (no change)
~Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict by Laurie Viera Rigler (pg. 46 of 304)


PAGES READ:
1174 pgs. for Readathon
134 pgs. to finish Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro
46 pgs. in Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict by Laurie Viera Rigler
41 pgs. in Stepmonster by Wednesday Martin
36 pgs. in A Lucky Child by Thomas Buergenthal
For a Total of 1431 Pages Read

REVIEWS WRITTEN: 3
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
Saffron Dreams by Shaila Abdullah

REVIEWS NEEDING TO BE WRITTEN: 6
I'm Not Scared by Niccolo Ammanti
Bitter is the New Black by Jen Lancaster
Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro
Along Came a Spider by James Patterson
Julius Caesar by Shakespeare
The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

POSTS POSTED: 18

POSTS WITH MOST COMMENTS:
#1 October Read-a-thon 32 comments
#2 It's My Party and I'll Give Away Books If I Want To 22 comments
#3 Book Review: The Color Purple by Alice Walker 21 comments
#4 Horrifying Halloween Reads 20 comments


TOP 10 COMMENTERS:
#1 with 11 comments:
Tasha B. (Heidenkind's Hideaway)
#2 with 10 comments:
Lisa (Lit & Life)

#3 with 9 comments:
Staci (Life in the Thumb)
Stephanie (CORRECTION: Stark Raving Bibliophile. Sorry!)
#4 with 8 comments:
Amanda (The Zen Leaf)
Kathy (Bermudaonion's Weblog)
Michelle (Red Headed Book Child)
#5 with 6 comments:
Jenners (Find Your Next Book Here)
#6 with 5 comments:
Kristen M. (We Should Be Reading)
Michelle (Galleysmith)
Nicole (Linus' Blanket)
Sharazad (Dangerous Pages Review)

Thank You So Much!!
I promise to get back to reading and commenting on your blogs soon!

CHALLENGES UPDATE:
Includes only those books I have both read AND reviewed.

11 comments:

  1. Take it easy, hon. I hope the stress is going down!

    On the plus side, it looks like you've been reading quite a bit. :)

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  2. Oh, if I could only be so organized as your on with these posts!! Looks like you've read some great books this past week!!

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  3. Sounds like you've done some good reading!

    I like your report format.

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  4. You are one prolific reader and reviewer!

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  5. Wow, great readathon! Looking forward to your thoughts on Julius Caesar. I need to read more Shakespeare.

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  6. You are so organized! Sounds like you've had a very productive two weeks.

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  7. Wow! A great two weeks of reading. What a terrific format for reporting out what has occurred in your reading over a period of time.

    bstilwell12 at comcast dot net

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  8. Wow, another busy period for you! :-)

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  9. I seriously don't know how you do this every week.

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  10. You've had a successful two weeks!

    I have an award for you. It's my newest post. I don't think I'm linking right so you might just have to go to my blog.! (sorry)

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  11. A Clockwork Orange and The Notebook? That's really mixing them up!

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