Monday, September 8, 2014

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (9/8/2014) #IMWAYR

Hosted by: Sheila @ Book Journey

To participate go here.

Not much new is going on.  Work and sleep (I guess... I think I haven't been getting enough).  I participated in my first 5K (walking) for a charity with my sister.  That was fun.  My dad went back in the hospital to have his medicine adjusted over the weekend, but he's back home now.  Anyway,

I finished listening to The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny; Read by Ralph Cosham.  My post about it can be found here.
I finished The Cure for Dreaming by Cat Winters.  This is the advance reader's copy for the YA book due out this Oct. 2014.  My post can be found here.  Please stop by.  I'm offering a giveaway for the ARC on the same post...
I had already been listening to the downloadable version of The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith; Read by Robert Glenister when it expired.  I had the print version in my hands after that, but I couldn't just read it.  I needed to listen to it by that point.  Now that I've finished The Beautiful Mystery I've started back up on this.  I haven't yet found where I left off last, so I guess I'm refreshing my memory.

I'm currently reading Gates of Thread and Stone by Lori M. Lee.  Don't you just love the cover?  It sounded interesting when I saw it in one of the professional journals, so I asked the local library to purchase it.  So far, so good.
I've started Murder in the Mystery Suite by Ellery Adams.  It was overdue and I needed to return it unfinished.  I have it back, so once I've finished Gates of Thread and Stone I'll get back into this one.
I still haven't started it yet, but the September (work) book club choice is Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth.  It sounds interesting, so I hope all goes well.

I had several great books come in from the library.  I hope I have time to read them soon...

Paranormal Romance
Ghost Layer (Ghost Seer, Bk 2) by Robin D. Owens

Cozy Mystery
Tailing a Tabby (Bookmobile Cat Mystery, Bk 2) by Laurie Cass
The Skeleton Takes a Bow (Family Skeleton Mystery, Bk 2) by Leigh Perry
The Wolfe Widow (Book Collector Mystery, Bk 3) by Victoria Abbott
Nightmares Can Be Murder (Dream Club Mystery, Bk 1) by Mary Kennedy

Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader by Anne Fadiman


  1. Congrats on your participation in the charity walk :)

    You have some great selections to enjoy this week

    Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out

    1. Thank you! Now I want to do more. =)

  2. Good books! I want to get into the Louise Penny series soon. Hear so much good buzz about it. Also Murder in the Mystery Suite looks good.

    1. I've enjoyed the Louise Penny series far. They are the kind of books where you really get to know the characters.

      Murder in a Mystery Suite developed a nice twist just before I returned it so I'm looking forward to completing to it.

  3. Congrats on your first 5K! I love the 5K atmosphere. :)

  4. Oh… some interesting choices there!


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