Monday, December 27, 2010

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

A weekly event hosted by Sheila from One Persons Journey Through a World Of Books to discuss your reading week ~ the books you've read and those you plan on reading in the coming week. Thanks Sheila :)

Hope everyone had a joyous Christmas, we sure did!

Dad, Anthony, Callum & Bella

Yay me! I posted reviews for:

STAY by Allie Larkin - a 2010 favourite!

PATCH by Mucheru Njaga



Finished last week:

THE WEIGHT OF SILENCE by Heather Gudenkauf ~ depressingly good!


This Week's Reading List:

LIFE FROM SCRATCH by Melissa Ford ~ page 25

I AM NUMBER FOUR by Pittacus Lore (audiobook) ~ chapter 21 and enjoying this YA dystopian

A CHRISTMAS BALL by Jennifer Ashley, Emily Bryan & Alissa Johnson ~ page 75


Reviews still to do:

DELIRIUM by Lauren Oliver

MY SOUL TO TAKE by Rachel Vincent

DRACULA IN LOVE by Karen Essex

THE RED QUEEN by Philippa Gregory

BEFORE I FALL by Lauren Oliver

SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson

FALLEN by Lauren Kate

This month on The Eclectic Reader you can win a copy of Entice by Carrie Jones, or The Distant Hours by Kate Morton or The Lost Saint by Bree Despain. Check this blog post for details. Open Internationally.


  1. Wow three review in one week that is great. Hope this week is as productive. Enjoy!

  2. Wow. You are reading 3 books at once. I am strictly a one book at a time girl.

    I look forward to your review for Speak. A book I still need to read :)

  3. Love the picture! I have to check out your review of Stay, especially since you call it a favorite! :D

  4. Love your Christmas photo! Bella is one of the family....

    I agree with your assessment of The Weight of Silence...depressingly good does say it all.

    Thanks for visiting my blog. Enjoy your reading!

  5. Sounds like you had a great week!

  6. I can only read one book at a time, otherwise I get confused! :D

    All the best for 2011!

  7. A Christmas Ball sounds nice, happy reading :) And great photo there

  8. I also read like 4 books at the same time!! That can get really confusing sometimes!!
    I'm a new follower!!

  9. I'd love to read I Am Number FOur. From the review that I found froi the another book blog, it's a good book

    Happy reading

  10. Have a fab week! My It's Monday is here.
    Come and link reviews of books with a TV/Movie Adaptation on this week's Read My Review

  11. Some very nice reviews to come! Enjoy the reading now.

  12. Go you! I didn't review anything last week.. :( Will have to see what you thought of Prophecy of the Sisters.. one of my faves and a series I've gifted to one of my sisters-in-law who also loved it. Happy reading and you've got less review to write than I do by far!

  13. What a handsome set of elves you have!!! Have a great week of reading and relaxing!!

  14. I haven't read any of the books on your list, but A Christmas Ball sounds cute. Happy reading!

  15. Love the cover for Life From Scratch, it's adorable! I've heard good things about I Am Number Four too :)

    Have a great week!

  16. Sounds like some good reads! Love the picture, I can't believe we didn't get one when you were here :(

  17. Looks like you had a fantastic Christmas with your family! Plus got in some great reads as well. I've been wavering on the I Am Number Four and can't decide whether to pick it up. Maybe I'll see what you think.

    Have a fabulous reading week and thanks so much for stopping by earlier!

  18. So glad you had a great Christmas! You have a very handsome family :)

  19. This is such a lovely photo!!! you should turn it into a scrap page.

  20. You know I like to watch the Australian Master Chef and the 2 finalist are Callum and Adam :)
    Your son's name reminded me of him! :)

    That is a very good pic :)


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