Tag: Reading Challenges

2017 Reads, Books, Reading Challenges

August Reads Recap and Reading Challenges Update….

Where I spent my August  Ok so for a week in August I was in Ship Bottom on Long Beach Island in New Jersey. But for the rest of the month I was all over the place thanks to the five books that I read. Well actually only four of them took me someplace other than my own mind, which is where You are not Your Brain took me!   My Travels Via My August Reads First, Parnell Hall's latest Stanley Hastings adventure took me to New York City. In A Fool for a Client Stanley must discover who murdered his boss...

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Reading Challenges Update – End of June, Start of July

Reading Challenges Update and Proposed July Reads   So I wrote the other day, that I am slightly behind the pace I need to maintain to reach my goal of reading 60 books in 2017. Right now I am at 29 books and I will need to read 6 books by the end of July to get back on pace. The following chart provide a tabulation of  where I am on my various reading challenges 2017 Literature Reading Challenge Kindle Bookshelves Library Total Goal % of Goal General Fiction 0 1 2 3 2 150.00% Classics (Books I should have read but...

Books, Reading Challenges

Mid-May 2017 Reading Challenges Update

Mid-May Reading Challenge Update... Ok so I really must apologize for not posting here for a fairly long time. But just because I haven't posted doesn't mean that I haven't been reading or listening. So in the next few posts I will try to catch up and then maybe get back on a more regular schedule for posting. My April - May Reads in my last post about reading I presented the four books that I planned to read in the remaining days of April and on into May. The four books were: Exit West by Moshin Hamid, The Lives...

Historical Fiction, History, Mysteries, Thrillers

Five Books for the End of February…..

  And the Beginning of March...... Since there are only six days left in February, I will probably not finish any more books. That means I will end the month having read five books.And I will have read thirteen books in 2017. But maybe just maybe one I will be able to finish one of the following five books. Even if I don't finish any of the books I will a good start on March;s reads! Five Proposed Reads for the End of February and March Books I am Currently Reading.... I have already started two of the five books...

2017 Reads, Mysteries, Thrillers

February Reads Take Me All Over Europe!

 February Reads - Books 12 to 9.....   So far this month I have finished four books. Those books have taken me to a variety of counties where I met a lot of interesting characters. I am writing about the books in the reverse order of when I read them... Book Number 12 The Hermit by Thomas Rydahl took me to the Canary Islands.There I met a 65-year-old taxi driver from Denmark, Erhard Jorgenson. Erhard lives alone in a shack near the resort of Fuerteventura. Erhard's life is changed forever,after a car is found washed up on the beach. A dead...

2017 Reads, Books, Reading Challenges Books

February Reads Take Me All Over Europe!

 February Reads - Books 12 to 9.....   So far this month I have finished four books. Those books have taken me to a variety of counties where I met a lot of interesting characters. I am writing about the books in the reverse order of when I read them... Book Number 12 The Hermit by Thomas Rydahl took me to the Canary Islands.There I met a 65-year-old taxi driver from Denmark, Erhard Jorgenson. Erhard lives alone in a shack near the resort of Fuerteventura. Erhard's life is changed forever,after a car is found washed up on the beach. A dead...