Monday, April 11, 2011

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?



A weekly event hosted by Sheila from Book Journey to discuss your reading week ~ the books you've read and those you plan on reading in the coming week. Thanks Sheila :)

Last week was spent week running around like a chook with it's head cut off all while coughing up a lung, so back to the Doctors this week.


Had a lovely weekend; Friday night was a dear friend's 70th birthday back in Toowoomba and Saturday night was a girl's night out with mums & friends from Cal's old soccer team; great to catch up and enjoy a scrumptious Chinese banquet.

Posted reviews for:

VIOLENT EXPOSURE by Katherine Howell ~ 5 stars and a favourite read!

HEART WITH JOY by Steve Cushman ~ 4.5 stars, lovely, lovely YA read.

*I have a number of competitions running*

Many of you know how much I love KATHERINE HOWELL'S work and I have an awesome international giveaway for 3 of her novels ~ check it out here!

Interview and giveaway of THE FINAL ALICE by Alycia Ripley ~ enter here.

There's also a copy of THE SEASON OF SECOND CHANCES by Diane Meier up for grabs ~ enter giveaway here.

My review for THE MATCHMAKER OF KENMARE by Frank Delaney will be posted Tuesday; my apologies for the delay.

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Finished Last Week:

nothing, nada, zip, nil :(

I completely forgot about a review book that is due so I didn't get read what I planned on reading but I've made a start on a number of books and I'm loving them.

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This Week's Reading List:


A RACE TO SPLENDOR by Ciji Ware ~ page 205 and loving it!

STAY by Deb Caletti (kindle) ~ page 60 and intriguing!

THE MIDWIFE'S CONFESSION by Diane Chamberlain

THE GODDESS TEST by Aimee Carter

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Reviews still to do:

A STORM CALLED KATRINA by Myron Uhlberg

BEAUTIFUL DARKNESS by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

MY SOUL TO TAKE by Rachel Vincent

DRACULA IN LOVE by Karen Essex



Awesome international giveaway ~ win 3 books by Katherine Howell. Check this blog post for details!

13 comments:

  1. You've got some great books to read. Looking forward to reading the Ciji Ware book after you saying how much you're enjoying it. I'm so glad I've got my laptop back!!!

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  2. chook? New word to me...LOL

    Hope that passes soon and you are well! :)

    I need to take a look at your review for Violent Exposure.

    Have a super week!

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  3. Hope you're feeling better soon...I always hate coughing illnesses that comes this time of year....

    I like the look of your books this week...and I've probably mentioned before how much I want to read the newest Diane Chamberlain book...I've enjoyed her other books.

    Thanks for visiting my blog.

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  4. Do hope you are better very soon.

    Enjoy ur reading week

    carol
    http://dizzycslittlebookblog.blogspot.com/2011/04/its-monday-what-r-u-readin.html

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  5. THE GODDESS TEST by Aimee Carter looks so good. I have read a couple reviews for it and they where all positive. :)

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  6. Sounds like a great week! I've been curious about Ciji Ware for awhile :)

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  7. I hope you like Ware's book :D

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  8. Hope you are feeling better soon. Great reading!!!

    Here's my week: http://dollycas.blogspot.com/

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  9. I want to read every single book you have on your stack to come!!!

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  10. Get well. As this week I was mostly writing for my projects, my list of finished books isn't as bloated with homework.. Come see what I finished.

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  11. I love the cover of A Race to Splendor! I have *got* to read Beautiful Darkness soon. I can't believe I haven't gotten to it already! I hope you feel better soon, and enjoy your week!

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  12. Ooh, Stay and Goddess Test both sound good. Have a great week!

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  13. I've read good things about Stay. Hope you enjoy and don't feel bad about having an off week. Life happens to all of us. :)

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