What did I read last week?
Rules of Civility by Amor Towles: My book group’s pick for August. My review is here.
Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann: Fascinating and disturbing non-fiction. My review is here.
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin: The highlight of my week! My review is here.
And in audiobooks:
A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray: I finished the audiobook over the weekend, and really enjoyed it. I’ll wait until I finish the trilogy before I write up some thoughts.
Elsewhere on the blog:
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Pop culture goodness:
I’ve been absolutely drooling over the newest issue of Entertainment Weekly. Why? Well, here’s a wee clue:
The end of Droughtlander is nigh! Outlander season 3 starts in LESS THAN 2 WEEKS.
Apologies in advance… my Outlander obsession seems to be kicking back into high gear, so expect plenty of Outlander-related posts for the next several weeks.
Two new graphic novels this week:
Plus an ARC and one more little book that I think looks amazing:
What will I be reading during the coming week?
Currently in my hands:
The Refrigerator Monologues by Catherynne M. Valente: Just getting started.
Now playing via audiobook:
Rebel Angels by Libba Bray: Book #2 in the Gemma Doyle trilogy — continuing on with the series after finishing A Great and Terrible Beauty.
Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott: My book group’s classic read! We’re doing two chapters per week. Really enjoying it so far.
So many books, so little time…