Monday, September 5, 2011

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

This meme is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey.

Books I completed this past week are:

Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness by Alexandra Fuller
Just My Type by Simon Garfield
Anthropology of an American Girl by Hilary Thayer Hamann
The Winters in Bloom by Lisa Tucker

Bookmarks are still living in the middle of:

Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
The Vagabond by Colette
Let the Great World Spin by Colm McCann
Little Black Dress by Susan McBride

Reviews posted this week:

You Know When the Men Are Gone by Siobhan Fallon
False Colours by Georgette Heyer
Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness by Alexandra Fuller
Just My Type by Simon Garfield
Corked by Kathryn Borel

Books still needing to have reviews written (as opposed to the ones that are simply awaiting posting):

The Silver Boat by Luanne Rice
Twelve by Twelve by William Powers
Amaryllis in Blueberry by Christina Meldrum
The Wedding Cake War by Lynna Banning
Dance Lessons by Aine Greaney
Blood, Bones, and Butter by Gabrielle Hamilton
The Paperbark Shoe by Goldie Goldbloom
Someone Will Be With You Shortly by Lisa Kogan
The Art of Saying Goodbye by Ellyn Bache
When the Killing's Done by T.C. Boyle
The First Husband by Laura Dave
Joy for Beginners by Erica Bauermeister
The Mystery of the Third Lucretia by Susan Runholt
Next by James Hynes
Spanish Holiday by Kate Cann
The Little Woman Letters by Gabrielle Donnelly
Left Neglected by Lisa Genova
To Be Sung Underwater by Tom McNeal
Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones
The Oracle of Stamboul by Michael David Lukas
Baby Don't Go by Susan Andersen
The Summer Without Men by Siri Hustvedt
Unsaid by Neil Abramson
The Soldier's Wife by Margaret Leroy
Harvest by Catherine Landis
The Sweetness of Tears by Nafisa Haji
The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew
Birds of Paradise by Diana Abu-Jaber
Don't Kill the Birthday Girl by Sandra Beasley
The Evil B. B. Chow and Other Stories by Steve Almond
Withering Tights by Louise Rennison
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller
True Love and Other Disasters by Rachel Gibson
The Winters in Bloom by Lisa Tucker


  1. You read some great titles this week! I've had my eye on most of them myself!

    Here's my Monday:

  2. Oh, I forgot to say... I'm a new GFC follower :)

  3. Have a lovely week and enjoy your books, there are some lovely titles.
    My Monday:

  4. Hey, you are catching up -- more books reviewed than read. That's good news, right?

  5. I don't feel so bad about my unwritten reviews! Have a great reading week.

  6. There are some of your to be done review books which are really good. Will be awaiting your reviews on those.

  7. You've got some wonderful reads listed and hey you had a great week with reading and reviewing ... well done!


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