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What Are You Reading: August 06, 2012: 08/05/12

What Are You Reading?

I'm still on my trip. Most of my weekend reading has been re-listening to the Wayside School Collection by Louis Sachar

My favorite read last week was I Was Told There'd Be Cake (audio) by Sloane Crosley which I listened to in my car on my way to and from work. There's no runner up this week.

I'm still slowly chugging through Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett but I left it at home. I have about thirty pages left. I'll finish it when I get home. I will be listening to The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern on the trip home.

What about you?

Finished:

  1. Between Shades of Gray (audio) by Ruta Sepetys (library book)
  2. I Thought You Were Dead: A Love Story by Pete Nelson (library book)
  3. I Was Told There'd Be Cake (audio) by Sloane Crosley (library book)
  4. The Shocking Pink Hat by Frances Crane (personal collection)

Currently Reading:

  1. 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami (personal collection)
  2. Homicide In Hardcover by Kate Carlisle (library book)
  3. In the Memory of the Map: A Cartographic Memoir by Christopher Norment (review copy)
  4. The Last Suppers (audio) by Diane Mott Davidson (personal collection)
  5. Sacre Bleu by Christopher Moore (personal collection)
  6. Tuesdays at the Castle by Jessica Day George (personal collection)
  7. The Wedding Officer Anthony Capella (personal collection)
  8. Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett (personal collection)

Reviews Posted:

  1. The Hotel Under the Sand by Kage Baker (library book
  2. Last Night by Hyewon Yum (library book)
  3. Little Bo in France by Julie Andrews Edwards (library book)
  4. One Moon, Two Cats by Laura Godwin (library book)
  5. The Owl and the Pussycat illustrated by Anne Mortimer (library book)
  6. Witches Abroad by Terry Pratchett (personal collection)
  7. Wow! Ocean! by Robert Neubecker (library book)



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Comment #1: Sunday, August 05, 2012 at 23:32:15

Laura Fabiani

Looks like you've had another great week in reading. I love long trips when you have a good audio to listen to.



Comment #2: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 21:49:33

Pussreboots

We finished re-listening to the Wayside School Collection and got halfway through The Night Circus.



Comment #3: Sunday, August 05, 2012 at 23:54:00

Kathy Martin

What a nice selection of books. I liked Tuesdays at the Castle which is a non-silly middle grade book. Happy reading!



Comment #4: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 21:50:35

Pussreboots

Thank you. I haven't gotten very far in Tuesdays at the Castle because my son has snatched it to read first.



Comment #5: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 00:22:22

Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out

I hope the trip has been fabulous!

Wishing you a great reading week!



Comment #6: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 21:51:02

Pussreboots

The trip was great but it's good to be home.



Comment #7: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 00:23:11

IntrovertedJen

I'm curious to see what you think of The Night Circus. I was left thinking that I would have enjoyed it more in print, just because I can chew that kind of rich, descriptive language over better when I see it. Enjoy your week!



Comment #8: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 21:52:02

Pussreboots

Once we're done listening to the library's copy of The Night Circus we will probably get a hardcover for our home library.



Comment #9: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 03:33:36

Juli @ Universe in Words

I love that title, 'I was Told There'd Be Cake'. I would probably become really hungry, unless the book itself isn't about cake! Hope you have a great week! My Monday Post



Comment #10: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 21:55:33

Pussreboots

It's the sequel to Crosley's first memoir: How'd You Get this Number?. I recommend starting with the first book as it helps put the second one into context. Both are similiar to Born on a Blue Day, although her case is less severe.



Comment #11: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 08:27:07

Mardel

I absolutely love Terry Pratchett's discworld books - his other novels, too. Wyrd Sisters was the one that grabbed me into his world. He has two books out this year, which are not discworld books. The Long Earth (SciFi) and Dodger - a take on Victorian or Dickens era London. Looks interesting.

I have a few Christopher Moor books around also, though I haven't been able to get Sacre Bleu yet. I have only about five of his novels.

Have a great week!



Comment #12: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:02:12

Pussreboots

My all time favorite Discworld book remains the first one, The Colour of Magic. I am planning on reading The Long Earth but haven't decided yet if I want to read Dodger. I did enjoy Nation.

Sacre Bleu is quickly becoming one of my all time favorite Christopher Moore books. He's matured as an author. It's still obviously one of his books but there's a craft to it that his earlier books lack.



Comment #13: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 08:38:52

Rebecca @ The Key to the Gate

Great list of books! I will have to check these out.
Happy Reading!



Comment #14: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:06:23

Pussreboots

OK. Happy reading.



Comment #15: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 09:12:33

Quixoitic Magpie

The Owl and the Pussycat was my favorite as a child! I can still recite it from memory! I have been wanting to read Sacre Bleu, I will be looking forward to your review. Have a great week!



Comment #16: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:07:11

Pussreboots

The Owl and the Pussycat is my husband's favorite too. Sacre Bleu is excellent so far.



Comment #17: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 09:31:48

Laurel-Rain Snow

I'm curious about Tuesdays at the Castle...it looks like you have some intriguing titles.

Thanks for visiting my blog, and enjoy your week.



Comment #18: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:07:11

Pussreboots

I've read the first two chapters and they were really good. My son, though, is currently reading it. I'll have to wait until he's done.



Comment #19: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 09:59:47

LORI/DOLLYCAS

enjoy your trip. I am reading Sweet Talk by Julie Garwood and really enjoying it!



Comment #20: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:15:35

Pussreboots

Thanks. We had fun.



Comment #21: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 11:22:29

Brunette Librarian

Gotta love those library books :)

Happy reading this week!!!



Comment #22: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:16:12

Pussreboots

Yup. Happy reading.



Comment #23: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 11:50:46

Marie

Between Shades of Gray sounds good, and so sorry it has a similar title to that other one. Le sigh. My Monday post



Comment #24: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:17:15

Pussreboots

Between Shades of Gray was good but I read it too soon after City of Thieves as both are depressing stories about the NKVD.



Comment #25: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 12:18:33

Jennifer therelentlessreader.blogspot.com

I hope you enjoy Night Circus, I adored that book!



Comment #26: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:19:21

Pussreboots

I am. I'm at the halfway point and am curious to see how it finishes.



Comment #27: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 14:00:21

faith hope cherrytea

that is a ton of reading ahead for you!
loving the audios myself as i travel out to the country or back to the city - really shortens travel time!
enjoy your listening !



Comment #28: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:21:20

Pussreboots

The audios do make driving more intersting especially on routes we've been on dozens of times before.



Comment #29: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 15:04:11

Alita

Hope you're enjoying your trip!



Comment #30: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:26:50

Pussreboots

We did. We're home now.



Comment #31: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 16:04:50

Nise'

Have a safe trip home! I loved Between Shades of Gray!



Comment #32: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:29:00

Pussreboots

We did, thanks! Between Shades of Gray was good but I read it too soon after City of Thieves.



Comment #33: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 17:04:38

Lindsey

The Night Circus is great! I hope the narration is up to the task. :)



Comment #34: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:32:10

Pussreboots

It seems to be.



Comment #35: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 18:31:36

JennaLynne @ BetweentheBind

I have no idea how you read so many books at one time! I could never keep track of them all. :)

Great reads this week!



Comment #36: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:34:23

Pussreboots

It's no different than watching multiple TV series in a season.



Comment #37: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 20:48:44

Yvonne

Great list of books! Hope you enjoy them! I loved Bruja Brouhaha!

Have a great week!



Comment #38: Monday, August 06, 2012 at 22:37:04

Pussreboots

I'll add Bruja Brouhaha to my ever growing wishlist. Thanks!



Comment #39: Tuesday, August 07, 2012 at 17:52:04

Earl

I loved Wayside School! And I think you'll enjoy The Night Circus. I'm glad to see I'm not the only one who has so many books going on at once!



Comment #40: Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 20:18:16

Pussreboots

That was our third time of listening to The Wayside Collection. I am enjoying The Night Circus. I hope to finish it later this week.

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