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Top Ten Tuesday: My Fall TBR List

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, is what’s on your Fall To Be Read List? On my list goes one classic, a few next-in-series, and a bunch of fall releases I’m excited about.  I’m also including some of the children’s classics I’ll be reading in the next few months…

Top Ten Books Set Outside the U.S.

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, is about books that are set outside the U.S.  I try to read a lot of books that are set in other countries, although I don’t always succeed.  For purposes of this list, I’m not including anything in the UK either, since a…

My June Reading Wrap-Up

So much good reading this month!  June was super busy, although you wouldn’t know it from my reading list.  I spent three days at education conferences in Baltimore.  We traveled to Wisconsin for my niece’s high school graduation, and then we had family visit us in DC last weekend.   Oh, and I turned 45 this…

Bout of Books Mid-Week Update

As it turns out, this hasn’t been the best week for a read-a-thon, but at least my commute gives me a lot of reading time.  (And I finally turned in my thesis!)  Here’s my progress so far: Company Town by Madeline Ashby – finished.  This is a very cool book publishing this week by Tor. …