May 17, 2010

Sex Scandals, Snarky Women, and Vampires, Oh My! on What Are You Reading Monday


Be sure to see the giveaway at the bottom of this post!

This weekly meme is hosted by Sheila at One Person's Journey. You can leave your post with the Mr. Linky there.

Books I completed the past week are:
1. The Washingtonienne by Jessica Cutler
2. Persuasion by Jane Austen

Books I am working on:
Fiction:
1. The Truth Lies in the Dark (pg. 65 of 188) (ARC, challenges)
2. Looking for Alaska by John Green (pg. 20 of 221) (for challenges)

Nonfiction:
1. Children of Dust: A Memoir of Pakistan by Ali Eteraz (pg. 80 of 352) (ARC)
2. Hinduism: A Brief Introduction by Kim Knott (pg. 40 of 160) (for a challenge)

ARCs Coming Up Next in the TBR Pile:
1. One Amazing Thing by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
2. Fireworks Over Taccoa by Jeffrey Stepakoff
3. She's So Dead to Us by Kieran Scott
4. Didn't I Feed You Yesterday? A Mother's Guide to Sanity in Stilettos by Laura Bennett

Books for Challenges Coming Up Next in the TBR Pile:
1. Rude Awakenings of a Jane Austen Addict by Laurie Viera Rigler
2. 10 Things I Hate About Christianity by Jason T. Berggren
3. Maximum Ride 4 by James Patterson
4. Uglies by Scott Westerfield

Reviews posted this past week:
1.Blue Bloods (Book #1) by Melissa de la Cruz
(check it out because I wrote the review as the character of the book!)
2. Bright Lights, Big Ass by Jen Lancaster
3. The Washingtonienne by Jessica Cutler
4. Letters to Rosy by C. Ellene Bartlett
5. I'll Mature When I'm Dead by Dave Barry

Books still needing to have reviews written or posted:
1. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne
2. Persuasion by Jane Austen

Current giveaways on this blog:
It Happened One Night by Lisa Dale
To Enter:
Leave a comment on the review of the book. Also leave a comment on this post saying you'd like the book and with your e-mail address so I can contact you. Contest runs through next Monday, April 24th!

6 comments:

  1. I really liked Children of Dust. It's written in a really good style.

    http://readwithtea.blogspot.com/2010/05/what-are-you-reading-mondays.html

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  2. I hope you have a great week in books!

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  3. I'm curious to see your thoughts on "Looking for Alaska." I didn't really care for it.

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  4. I'm jealous..you read Persuasion and I still need to get to it some time this year!!

    Have an awesome reading week!

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  5. When are you planning on reviewing Persuasion? Hopefully soon!

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