Weekend Update – May 2017 Reading Wrap Up

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Weekend Update
May 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

May 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

Here’s what I read in May

Novels

Buffalo West Wing by Julie Hyzy

The Stingray Shuffle by Tim Dorsey

The Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout (Review coming this week)

 

Graphic Novels and Comics

Black Hammer: Secret Origins by Jeff Lemire

Fairest Vol. 1: Wide Awake by Bill Willingham

 

Nonfiction

The Disappearing Spoon< /strong> by Sam Kean

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson (audio narrated by the author)

 

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Weekend Update – April 2017 Reading Wrap Up

Posted by on Apr 30, 2017 in Blogging/Reading, Monthly Reading Wrap Up, Weekend Update | 0 comments

Weekend Update
April 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

April 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

Here’s what I read in April
Novels
A Symphony of Echoes by Jodi Taylor

The Frozen Thames Helen Humphreys

Precious and Grace by Alexander McCall Smith (audio narrated by Lisette Lecat) review coming this week

Graphic Novels and Comics
Descender Book Three: Singularities by Jeff Lemire

Chew Vol. 12: Sour Grapes by John Layman

Nonfiction
1776 by David McCullough – review coming this week

 

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Weekend Update – March 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

Posted by on Apr 2, 2017 in Blogging/Reading, Monthly Reading Wrap Up, Weekend Update | 6 comments

Weekend Update
March 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

March 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

This was a good reading month for me.

Here’s what I read in March
Novels
The Sins of the Father by Jeffrey Archer

Bird Box by Josh Malerman

Graphic Novels and Comics
Descender Book Two: Machine Moon by Jeff Lemire

Short Stories
The Very First Damned Thing by Jodi Taylor (review coming this week)

Fiction Audiobooks
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

Nonfiction Audiobooks
Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by SarahVowell narrated by the author

Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher narrated by the Author

This Time Together by Carol Burnett

 

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Weekend Update: February 2017 Reading Wrap Up

Posted by on Mar 5, 2017 in Blogging/Reading, Monthly Reading Wrap Up | 6 comments

Weekend Update
February 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

February 2017 Reading Wrap-Up

I spent most of the month on a book that just wasn’t grabbing me. I finally set it aside. I probably shoud have done so earlier.

Here’s what I read in February
Novels
This Dark Road to Mercy by Wiley Cash

Graphic Novels and Comics
Paper Girls 2 by Brian K, Vaughan

The Fade Out Act One by Ed Brubaker

Werewolves of the Heartland by Bill Willingham (review coming this week)

Audiobooks
H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald

DNF
The Likeness by Tana French

 

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Weekend Update: December 2016 Reading Wrap Up

Posted by on Jan 1, 2017 in Blogging/Reading, Monthly Reading Wrap Up, Weekend Update | 8 comments

Weekend Update
December 2016 Reading Wrap-Up

December 2016 Reading Wrap-Up

As usual the holiday season and the associated general busyness interfered with reading time. Hoping January is much more conducive to spending quality time with my books

Here’s what I finished in December
Novels
The Founding by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson

May Day by Jess Lourey

Graphic Novels
Chew Vol. 11: The Last Suppers by John Layman

Audiobooks
As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes, narrated by Cary Elwes and others from the movie.

 

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Weekend Update – November 2016 Reading Wrap Up

Posted by on Dec 4, 2016 in Blogging/Reading, Monthly Reading Wrap Up, Weekend Update | 4 comments

Weekend Update
Noember 2016 Reading Wrap-Up

November 2016 Reading Wrap-Up

November was all about escapist reading for me. The real world was just too depressing so I disappeared into fractured fairy tales, likeable women, and bizarre comics.

Here’s what I finished in November
Novels
The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy
Graphic Novels
Fables Vol. 16: Super Team by Bill Willingham

Cinderella: Fables are Forever by Chris Roberson

Chew Vol. 7: Bad Apples

Chew Vol. 8: Family Recipes

Chew Vol. 9: Chicken Tenders

Chew Vol. 10: Blood Puddin’
There will be a summary post of this Chew series binge soon.
Audiobooks
The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine by Alexander McCall Smith

 

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