Sunday, July 18, 2010

It's Monday -- What Are You Reading?



It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is hosted by Sheila at One Persons Journey Through a World of Books. It's is a weekly event to celebrate what we are reading for the week as well as books completed the previous week.

Lots of books acquired this week, not very many finished.

FINISHED:
Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas (not yet reviewed)

CURRENTLY READING:
Backseat Saints by Joshilyn Jackson

USED BOOK PURCHASES:
See previous post!

FROM THE LIBRARY:
The Cellist from Sarajevo by Steven Galloway
The Cellist of Sarajevo

From B&N
Synopsis
This brilliant novel with universal resonance tells the story of three people trying to survive in a city rife with the extreme fear of desperate times, and of the sorrowing cellist who plays undaunted in their midst.

The Sound of Language by Amulya Malladi
The Sound of Language: A Novel

From B&N:
Synopsis
In this luminous story of bravery, tradition, and the power of language, an Afghan woman and Danish widower form an unexpected alliance.


IN THE MAIL:
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee 50th Anniversary Edition (won from She Is Too Fond of Books)
To Kill a Mockingbird


One Day by David Nicholls
One Day


This is the stagnant To Be Read List -- I'm beginning to think I will never make a dent!

Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits by Ayelet Waldman
A Long Long Time Ago But Essentially True by Brigid Pasulka
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
Evangeline by Ben Farmer

What are you reading this week?