Year in Numbers: 2016

Reading Life: Books Read: 90 Books Abandoned: 0 (however…) Books Still in Progress: 8 (and some of them have been on this shelf for YEARS. I really need to clean it up.) Pulitzer Prize winning books read: None…But I did read The Underground Railroad (it won the National Book Award for Fiction). Other book related things: I really like the Goodreads Stats view, it makes for a super quick snapshot of one’s year in books. Here’s another lovely summary from Goodreads: I like seeing what other’s have (or haven’t) read. I mean, how surprised are ya’ll that no one else … Continue reading Year in Numbers: 2016

Reading: Fabulous Fall Reads

Last Saturday, Anbolyn and I gave a book talk on the books we think are fabulous for Fall. It was a success and we discovered that we have GROUPIES! Nearly everyone there was a repeat attendee from our Sizzlin’ Summer Reads program in June! We are presenting again in the Spring and I’ve gotta start hunting down great Spring reads now. Below are my Fall picks (in order of publication date): Lady Cop Makes Trouble by Amy Stewart (Kopp Sisters #2) Constance Kopp continues her journey as the first female deputy Review on Goodreads Quick thoughts: Amy Stewart is fantastic at bringing history to life. Interesting tidbit: Guys! Constance … Continue reading Reading: Fabulous Fall Reads