The Sunday Post is a meme hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer.
I like this meme because it gives me an opportunity to take a look back at last week and forward to next week in both my personal life and my blog and book life! I also like to see what other people are doing and what books everyone is reading. This is a great meme to take part in every week and I thank Kimba for hosting it!
Around the house
I’ve been in Des Moines all week. My daughter and I have packed boxes and delivered them to her new house all week after she gets home from work. Also putting shelf paper in the kitchen and unpacking a few boxes. I’ve been at the house several days for the carpet cleaner and satellite hookup. Saturday was moving day so we were busy most of the day. I did a bit of reading and audiobook listening during my random moments! The house is full of boxes, but it looks great. I think she’ll be very happy!
Internet was connected at the new house on Friday, but when we tried to connect on Saturday evening it didn’t work so I’m finishing up this Sunday Post at Starbucks! I won’t comment or answer comments until we get the internet connection working. I will comment when I can.
- Sunday Post: May 11
- Bout of Books 10 Goals
- Bout of Books 10 Progress
- Review: In for a Penny by Rose Lerner
- Bout of Books 10 Progress Update–Day 3
- Night Broken by Patricia Briggs
- Bout of Books 10 Progress–Day 4
- Bout of Books Progress–Day 5
What I’m reading
The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley (audiobook)
Iron Night by M. L. Brennan
What I read this week
The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa
White Night by Jim Butcher
Murder in a Mill Town by P. B. Ryan
Splintered by A. G. Howard
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
Fledgling by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
Saltation by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
Thirteenth Child by Patricia C. Wrede
The Line by J. D. Horn
Around the internet
Bout of Books 10
I’m participating in the Bout of Books 10 Read-a-thon and hoping to read at least three books plus take part in some challenges and twitter chats. I haven’t had a chance to figure out what I need to do so I’m hoping to work on that!
Sync is a site for young adult audiobooks. In the summer (beginning May 15 to August 20) they offer two free audiobooks each week. These books are available from May 15-21:
WARP: The Reluctant Assassin by Eoin Colfer
The Time Machine by H. G. Wells
The following books are available from May 22-28:
Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
Oedipus the King by Sophocles
Check out the entire Sync schedule.
Around the house
I’m in Iowa another week. My daughter and I will unload boxes and try to get the house in order. My husband and older daughter are coming for Memorial Day weekend. We’re hoping to have a barbecue and do other fun things as well as some projects!
Posts on the blog
- Bout of Books posts
- Review: Murder of Crows by Anne Bishop
- Sunday Post
What books did you collect last week? What are you planning next week?