It's Monday! What Are You Reading? (August 14): 08/14/17
We did it. It was a crazy week of running errands but the house is on the market. Our first open house was Sunday.
This coming week we're leaving on a road trip to Wyoming to see the eclipse. At this point I don't know if I will be participating next Monday. If I don't, I'll post an extra long one the following week.
What I read:
What I'm reading:
Comment #1: Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 23:19:16
The staging looks fabulous! I never thought about putting snacks out!
Comment #2: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:23:00
I never thought about snacks either. They were a surprise to me.
Comment #3: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 01:41:31
Oh your house is GORGEOUS. I hope it is sold soon.
Anyway, enjoy your books. When Dimple Met Rishi sounds great. The reviews so far has been awesome. I hope you'll love it. Happy reading and have a wonderful week. :)
Comment #4: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:25:00
Thanks. I hope so too. I've just started Dimple but I like it so far.
Comment #5: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 03:36:09
Good luck selling the house! Looks nice. And enjoy your trip- sounds great!
I remember seeing Ripped from the Pages a while back- I like a cozy now and then and the plot of that one appealed to me a lot. Hope it's good.
Comment #6: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:28:00
We're all looking forward to the trip. This summer has been so jam packed with moving stuff and work. We need a time away from it all.
Ripped from the Pages is good but it's midway through the Bibliophile series. You might want to start with Homicide in Hardcover
Comment #7: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 03:45:28
The house looks good - hope your open house goes well!
Comment #8: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:33:00
Thanks. I think it went well. Our realtor seemed happy with the turnout.
Comment #9: Monday, August, 14, 2017 at 03:51:04
The house looks gorgeous, hope some serious buyers come through, what a busy reading week too.
Comment #10: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:36:00
We'll hear all about the offers this coming Sunday.
Comment #11: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 07:34:14
Lovely staging! You sure got a lot of reading done.
Comment #12: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:39:00
This week's going to be a slow week for me with the trip. I never get much reading done while traveling.
Comment #13: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 10:40:51
The staged rooms look great! Good luck!
I like the look of Ripped from the Pages. Thanks for sharing, and for visiting my blog.
Comment #14: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:41:00
Ripped from the Pages is book nine in the Bibliophile mystery series. I'll get it reviewed later this year.
Comment #15: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:50:43
Paper Girls sounds interesting- I love the cover!
Comment #16: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 12:00:00
I recommend starting with the first volume. There's a huge cliff hanger at the end.
Comment #17: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 18:51:37
Best of luck selling your place. It looks really nice. Hope you enjoy your trip.
Comment #18: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 10:56:00
Thank you. The trip will be a nice break from an entire spring and summer working on this first step of the process.
Comment #19: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 21:46:33
The staging looks wonderful, best of success on the sale. Enjoy the trip to see the eclipse.
Comment #20: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 10:59:00
Thanks! I hope to have photos of the eclipse to share the week after next.
Comment #21: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 06:17:17
The staging is awesome and you're going to see the eclipse....also awesome! I need some to clean my house, remodel it and then stage it! LOL!
Do you read a lot of YA books? I read some...I trend to like them better than some of the adult books. LOL! Have a great experience at the eclipse!
Comment #22: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:01:00
It's been about six months of thinking about nothing but the old place. It's nice ot have that part of the process behind us.
The eclipse will mean a lot of driving and early mornings but it will be worth it.
I read a mixture of children's, middle grade, YA, and adult books. Most of the books I read fall more into the middle grade category than YA, especially this time of the year when I'm trying to gear up for the CYBILs.
Comment #23: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 08:25:04
The last time we sold a house (the only time!) we sold it ourselves. A couple bought it without even seeing what it looked like on the inside! It's been a long, long time since then...not sure we could do the same now!
Here's mine: Can Books Improve Your Happiness?
Comment #24: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:06:00
There is no way we would want to sell our house ourselves.
Comment #25: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 08:35:02
Have a great Wyoming trip and protect your eyes!
Comment #26: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:08:00
We have eclipse glasses (bought last year before all the fake ones started flooding the market). We will also be getting a second set as part of our tickets for parking our car at the Casper Events Center. My camera has a filter too.
Comment #27: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 12:14:23
The house looks great, hope all goes well with the open house and it sells quickly. Have fun watching the eclipse! I really want to read Paper Girls at some point, it looks really good - plus it's from the guy who writes Saga, so I'm sure I'll love it.
Comment #28: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:10:00
I haven't read Saga. I jumped to Paper Girls first.
Comment #29: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 12:24:22
WOW! Your master bedroom looks fantastic; I love it! We should have a pretty good view of the eclipse here, but I'm still searching for some decent glasses - GAH! Hope you have a great trip!
Comment #30: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:12:00
We bought our glasses six months ago when they were still easy to get. Good luck!
Comment #31: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 20:47:51
The pictures of your house looks great. Good luck with selling it.
Comment #32: Friday, August 25, 2017 at 21:50:00
Thanks. I hope to have good news to share this coming Monday.
Comment #33: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 00:04:41
Your staging looks great - good luck! Enjoy your trip :)
Comment #34: Friday, August 25, 2017 at 21:52:00
Thank you! We just got back from our trip and had a fantastic time. I'll be sharing photos of our adventure this coming Monday.