This week I finished two books and I decided to abandon Savage Girl. I just couldn't care enough, and after my DNF resolution, I decided this one totally counted. I don't even miss it. It's a relief! That's how I know I made the right decision.
Here is what else I read this week:
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
*Travel the World in Books January Readalong*
On pg.381 of 546
Pages Read This Week: 165
Thoughts: Still love this book.
The Wonder of Ordinary Magic by Lilli Jougren Day
*Just for Fun*
So Far: 72-100%
Pages Read: 71
Thoughts: Ugh! It was so interesting for so long but it turned out to be all utterly pointless. Such a shame.
The Last Breath by Kimberly Belle
*For Review from Harlequin*
This Week: 13-27%
Pages Read: 56
Thoughts: I'm liking this better now. Thanks, Anita, for encouraging me to keep going!
Anni Moon and the Elemental Artifact by Melanie Abed
This Week: 7-15%
Pages Read: 25
Thoughts: Still adorable.
The Oathbreaker's Shadow by Amy McCulloch
*For Review from Publisher and NetGalley*
This Week: 9-14%
Pages Read: 20
Thoughts: This is a fantasy book but I swear it is set in Mongolia and modeled after a real Mongolian nomadic tribe.
The Three by Sarah Lotz
*Just for Fun*
On pg. 259 of 467
Pages Read This Week: 68
Thoughts: I'm glad it is getting more into the heart of the conflict of the book.
Flukes (Flukes #1) by Nichole Chase
*For a Fun Read*
This Week: 7-11%
Pages Read This Week: 6
Thoughts: How in the world did I only read 6 pages in this? It felt longer than that. Not in a bad way, as I like the story, but I am shocked it was only 6 pages.
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
On pg. 61 of 311
Pages Read This Week: 27
Thoughts: As someone who doesn't want to ever be pregnant, the idea of Handmaids is terrifying.
Purple Hibiscus by Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie
*Library Loot* *For Travel the World in Books*
On pg. 53 of 307
Pages Read This Week: 53
Thoughts: Adichie is a talented writer!
The Piano Teacher by Janice Y.K. Lee
*Travel the World in Books*
On pg. 23 of 352
Pages Read This Week: 23
Thoughts: Mandy and I were discussing how there are not enough books set in Hong Kong. I did find this one on my shelf that is set in HK. We had been discussing it and I felt the urge to pick it up and start it!
BOOK CLUB BOOKS/READALONGS:
Be Safe I Love You by Cara Hoffman
*Postcard Mailbox Book Club*
On pg. 88 of 289
Pages Read This Week: 0
Thoughts: I didn't get to this one this week. It's a hard subject and I couldn't get in the mood to read about it this week. Perhaps because some crazy stuff has been going on IRL.
1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die by Mimi Sheraton
*For Review* *For Travel the World in Books Foodie February*
On pg. 301 of 1,008
Pages Read This Week: 157
Thoughts: Finished French, Belgian & Dutch, and Italian cuisine sections and I'm halfway through the Spanish & Portuguese section. Making lots of notes to share with you all!
Total Books Currently Reading: 10
Total Books Read in 2015: 10
Pages Read This Update: 671
Total Pages Read in 2015: 2386
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