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It's Monday! What Are You Reading? (December 31): 12/31/18
My in-laws are visiting for the new year. I'm taking the last day to play games, work on my photographs, and put together a puzzle. I'll start reading again on Wednesday.
What I read:
What I'm reading:
Comment #1: Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 17:32:38
Goodness. Hope everyone is well on the mend. The chicken paintings are great :)
Comment #2: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:39:00
Thanks. I find chickens fun to paint. I'll probably paint more in the future.
Comment #3: Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 21:21:43
That sounds like a wonderful way to ring in Christmas :) Hope you've had a great week!
Comment #4: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:41:00
It was a nice quiet and relaxing time at home.
Comment #5: Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 21:28:04
I love seeing all of your paintings. They're fantastic!
Comment #6: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:42:00
Thank you. I plan to share more this year.
Comment #7: Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 22:33:34
I read so many Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys books when I was a kid. Enjoy spending time with your family!
Comment #8: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:42:00
I read my mother's old Hardy Boys and my own collection of Trixie Belden mysteries. I didn't start reading Nancy Drew until adulthood.
Comment #9: Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 22:46:39
Enjoy the last day of the year- and Happy New Year! I started watching season two of the Runaways show.
Comment #10: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:44:00
I wasn't aware there is a Runaways show. I had to look it up. I don't have a Hulu account which explains why I haven't heard of it.
Comment #11: Monday, December 31, 2018 at 00:41:52
Enjoy your visit. Reading can wait.
The Nancy Drew Diaries looks like so much fun. Love the cover on The Ghost Road.
Happy new year!
Comment #12: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:47:00
The Nancy Drew Diaries are a nice modernization of the series.
Comment #13: Monday, December 31, 2018 at 08:05:06
You have some great looking books on your list. I couldn't get into Nancy Drew as a kid - I liked the Bobbsey Twins. See what I read this month at Girl Who Reads
Comment #14: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:48:00
I also didn't read Nancy Drew as a child. In the 1950s-1970s the publishers edited the earlier series to make Nancy more wholesome to Babyboom readers, meaning they made her less of a feminist and less of a badass. Those were the versions that were available when I was a kid the 1970s-1980s so I didn't read them. I only started reading them as an adult when the original versions were re-released as special editions. The Diaries are a new, modern take on the characters that are quite good.
Comment #15: Monday, December 31, 2018 at 15:35:20
Have fun with the family. Come see my week here. Happy reading and happy New Year!
Comment #16: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:55:00
Thanks. This is the last night my in-laws are visiting.
Comment #17: Monday, December 31, 2018 at 19:32:53
Love some of the titles: Crime and Poetry, Stay Sweet....Happy New Year!
Comment #18: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:57:00
Happy New Year. Crime and Poetry is delightful. I haven't started Stay Sweet yet. Soon!
Comment #19: Monday December 31, 2018 at 20:38:11
Happy New Year! Enjoy your First Book of the Year...and all subsequent ones. Thanks for visiting my blog.
Comment #20: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 20:59:00
My first book ended up being Fearless Mary: The True Adventures of Mary Fields, American Stagecoach Driver by Tami Charles. I was expecting it be the Nancy Drew Diaries I'm reading; that'll be my second book.
Comment #21: Monday, December 31, 2018 at 20:50:17
Enjoy your books and have a Happy New Year!
Comment #22: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 21:04:00
Thank you. Same to you.
Comment #23: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 19:40:56
Comment #24: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 21:05:00
I did. I'll share photos next Monday.
Comment #25: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 23:05:57
Looks like another busy week for you. Enjoy your family time with visitors. Crime and Poetry title and cover caught my eye.
Happy New Year and Happy Reading!
Comment #26: Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 21:05:00
Thank you. Crime and Poetry is a fun mystery.