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What are You Reading?

Hi Everyone,

I had a rough health week, so sadly, I didn’t read as much as I had planned. Therefore today, I will be finishing up two books and reading Astonish Me by Maggie Shipstead. The weather outside is quite lovely, but my boys decided we should read in bed, today. They impatiently waited, while I gathered my things. I hope everyone affected by Hermine is safe and dry.

What are you reading this weekend?

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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Ozzy, Jagger and Astonish Me.

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“The reading of a fine book is an uninterrupted dialogue in which the book speaks and our soul replies.”

~Andre Maurois

 

Well, I’ll be! Someone has managed to put into words, precisely what reading feels like. Wow!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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What are you Reading?

Hi Everyone,

It has been a few weeks since I have been able to read for a whole day. Now that Jagger is strong enough to get in the bed, the boys and I have mapped out a fantastic Read-a-thon and Cuddle-thon day. We have been up for hours and have already finished a contemporary romance book. (Love Literary Style by Karin Gillespie.) We will be conquering these four books next:

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling and Jack Thorns (a play)
The Curse of Beauty by James Bone (a biography)
Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich (historical fiction)
The Vanishing Year by Kate Moretti (contemporary thriller)

Yes, I believe in balance when it comes to reading and I am covering several genres today! Yay! Even my boys are so excited that it was difficult to pose for a picture, but we managed.

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Jagger, Ozzy and four books.

Tell me how you are spending your Sunday?

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Give me a room whose every nook is dedicated to a book.”

~Robert Southey

 

This sounds like my ideal room!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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What are you Reading?

Hi Everyone,

Sundays are meant for reading! Today, I have been catching up on a couple of different books that I had partially read, including last month’s Read with Ariesgrl book. Jagger was very needy today. He wanted one-on-one attention and play time, so my reading was spotty today.

Tell me, what great books you have read this weekend!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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My Sister’s Books Review #91

Flick

By: Lynn Floyd Wright

Flick #1

 

Flick is a puppy who was hit by a train, when a young boy finds him trapped in the tracks. It is up to the boy to convince the adults that Flick’s life is worth saving.

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National Book Lover’s Day!

Hi Everyone,

How have you been celebrating National Book Lover’s Day? I spent some precious time cuddling with my Jagger, this morning. I thought today would be the ideal day to start a romance book about books! (Love Literary Style by Karin Gillespie.) Tonight, as I have tried to write this post, he has been wanting my full attention, Ozzy has moved my computer away from me and the internet has crashed. So I am calling it an early night, tonight, my fellow book lovers.

Let me know how you celebrated the day!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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My Sister’s Books Review #88

Reconstructing Amelia
By: Kimberly McCreight

 

Kate Baron is a single mother and a successful, busy lawyer. Her work day is interrupted when she receives a call from her daughter’s school, stating that good girl, Amelia was in trouble. By the time she arrives to the school, Amelia is dead and Kate is left wondering what could have triggered these events. As the school brushes everything to the side, Kate digs through the intimate details of her daughter’s life, determined to find out the truth. Did Amelia really commit suicide or was she brutally murdered?

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My Sister’s Books Review #87

Leaving Time
By: Jodi Picoult

 

Young Jenna Metcalf has been searching for her Mom, Alice, for years. Alice loved elephants and worked with researching their characteristics and preserving their safety. Jenna, desperate for answers, seeks guidance from a troubled psychic and a depressed investigator. The trio will use Alice’s scientific journals to reconstruct the final days before her disappearance. Will Jenna ever find Alice, or is her mom lost forever?

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A Quote to Begin the Week…

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”

~Marcel Proust

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August 1, 2016 · 8:03 am