My Monday tradition, including a look back and a look ahead — what I read last week, what new books came my way, and what books are keeping me busy right now. Plus a smattering of other stuff too.
What did I read during the last week?
From Twinkle, With Love by Sandhya Menon: Light, fun YA. My review is here.
The Spies of Shilling Lane by Jennifer Ryan: This author is quickly becoming a favorite! Terrific historical fiction. My review is here.
Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey: Loved it! My review is here.
I suppose I’ll never run out of great TV to watch! This past week, I finished watching Fosse/Verdon — fabulous production, even though (curse it all!) it’s left me with an incurable earworm, constantly hearing either Pippin or All That Jazz songs in my head.
I’ve also been catching up on season 1 of Pose, now on Netflix, before season 2 starts next week. Amazing, powerful show.
Awesome book mail from the amazing Amy Stewart!
What will I be reading during the coming week?
Currently in my hands:
The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner: Just starting!
Now playing via audiobook:
The Salt Path by Raynor Winn: A really powerful memoir — loving it so far.
Two ongoing book group reads at the moment:
- A Fugitive Green by Diana Gabaldon, from the Seven Stones To Stand or Fall collection.
- The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens — our current classic selection.
So many books, so little time…
7 thoughts on “The Monday Check-In ~ 6/3/2019”
I’m a huge Bob Fosse fan, I can’t believe I haven’t watched that show yet!
It’s only 7 (?) episodes — definitely worth checking out!
There;s a new Kopp sister book out already?!? I need to get on this! 😀
The one in the picture is an ARC — I believe the book will be released in September. 🙂
Ahh! Okay! I hope you enjoy it! 😀 I can’t wait to get my hands on the next instalment! 😀
I love the series so much!