Monday, July 14, 2014

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. I love this meme, it helps me stay on track ... well, most of the time. Thanks Sheila! 


dad with his great granddaughter 


a fun night at a Roaring Twenties birthday party

#bookblogwalkers update #26: Felicia's Book Blog Walkers: walking, gardening and dancing ... not a bad week. 

Mon: 30min walk with Bella
Tue:  no walk
Wed:  no walk
Thurs: 40min walk with Bella
Fri: 30min walk and gardening
Sat: 40min walk and 1hr dancing
Sun: rest day

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Reviews & Posts: (click on title)

5 REASONS NOT TO MISS - THEN CAME YOU by Jill Shalvis ~ I adore this series.

RISKY BUSINESS by Amy Andrews ~ laughs, heart and hotness

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Finished last week:

DANCING ON KNIVES by Kate Forsyth 

THORNWOOD HOUSE by Anna Romer (audiobook) ~ atmospheric 

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This Week's Reading List: 


THE GOLDEN WIDOWS by Isolde Martyn ~ 10% in but good so far

CODE NAME VERITY by Elizabeth Wein (audiobook) ~ 50% done, it's great

THE HOUSE ON MERMAID POINT by Wendy Wax (Beach Road #3)

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Reviews Coming:

TRAPPED AT THE ALTAR by Jane Feather ~ guest review by Karen tonight

MAYBE SOMEDAY by Colleen Hoover ~ loved it!!

THE COLLECTOR by Nora Roberts (audiobook) ~ not up there with The Witness. A bit predictable and implausible but still enjoyable, good narration by Jenna Whalen. 

CORDUROY LOST AND FOUND by B.G. Hennessy ~ my boys loved Corduroy when they were little and I still love this intrepid little bear. 



22 comments:

  1. What a precious picture of your dad and your granddaughter!

    The Roaring Twenties birthday party sounds like fun. Love the costumes! I am considering that for the theme of my next murder mystery party.

    I am definitely planning to read the Jill Shalvis book and I am glad you are enjoying Code Name Verity. I absolutely love the cover of The House at Mermaid Point. It looks like my idea of paradise :)

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  2. Love the pics. Dancing is great exercise - you sure look the part. I have Wendy Wax's book sitting on my actual TBR shelf, but may be a little while before I get to it. I've read one Jane Feather book, was a little 'hot' for me, must have a look at Karen's review when it posts. Have a great week.

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  3. So sweet to see your dad holding the little baby! And you make a convincing flapper gal!
    I am looking forward to the Wendy Wax series, hopefully soon.
    Have a great week.

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  4. I love your photos! And congratulations on the beautiful new addition to your family.

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  5. Love your costumes! Anna Romer has another book coming out in October, I'm looking forward to it.

    Have a great reading week,

    Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out

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  6. That picture of the great grandfather with his great granddaughter is adorable! It's great when generations can meet! I've heard of 'Code Nae Verity' but I can't quite remember where or when! I hope you enjoy all of your upcoming reads! Great bunch of books :) Thanks for sharing
    My Monday post
    Juli @ Universe in Words

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  7. I should probably wait to read Trapped until after my son's wedding!

    Here's my It's Monday!

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  8. Great photos!!! I read the new Wendy Wax book - I think it was the best one, yet and I really hope it's not the last one!!!

    Have a great week!
    ~Kristin @ Always With a Book

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  9. Looks like you had a great week. I need to catch up on Jill Shalvis and listen to Code Name Verity. Come see my week here. Happy reading!

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  10. I've seen The House on Mermaid Point on a few blogs. It looks like a good one. Enjoy your week.

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  11. What sweet and fun pictures. Enjoy the week.

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  12. Gorgeous baby! How can one do anything but hang out with the baby? Books can wait...LOL.

    Enjoy your week! And thanks for visiting my blog.

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  13. Great pics! Looks like a fun party. :) Happy reading this week - looks like you have some good ones lined up!

    My IMWAYR Post

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  14. Ooo I want to go to a Roaring Twenties party! Thanks for sharing those pics. The baby is so cute. Enjoy your books and have a lovely week!

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  15. Enjoy the new Wendy Wax novel...and thanks for visiting my blog.

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  16. Can't wait to hear what you think of Code Name Verity... think I'm going to need to listen to that one very soon. The roaring 20's party looks like fun!

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  17. Both cute photos!

    I loved Code Name Verity!

    Joy's Book Blog

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  18. Great photos. I've got to get to Jill's books.

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  19. I love the cover of the Isolde Martyn novel. I have one of her novels sitting in my cupboard waiting to be read. Looking forward to your thoughts.

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  20. Can't wait to see what you think of Codename Verity . . . it was a five star read for me. Loved it!

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  21. You look fantastic and you can never post too many pics of a newborn!

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