The Sunday Salon

Happy Sunday everyone!  I hope you are all having a great day so far.  I just got back from brunch at Abuelos.  I gorged myself–perfect way to start a Sunday!  I got a lot of reading done this week (yesterday especally!) so I hope to keep up my streak today and get some more reading time in. 

This week I read:

Forever, Judy Blume

Amy and Isabelle, Elizabeth Strout

French Milk, Lucy Knisley

Slam, Nick Hornby

I am currently in the middle of Thirteen Reasons Why, by Jay Asher.   Maybe my expectations were too high or maybe the book just hasn’t picked up yet, but I am not sure how I feel about the book so far.

The books I got this week from the libabry are:

Last Night is Twisted River, John Irving

Nana, Emila Zola

Shades of Grey, Jasper Fforde

Brunelleschi’s Dome, Ross King

I also got a review book–Roses, byLeila Meacham–from Hatchette.  I am thinking it will be a great book to take with me to Florence in a few weeks because it is long and (hopefully) captivating. 

Anyone have any input on the above books?–I’d love to hear it!

4 Responses

  1. If 13 Reasons Why isn’t working for you now, it probably won’t. I was hooked from the first moment.

  2. I read French Milk a few months ago as a challenge to myself to read more graphics novels. Not sure I’m converted to the form, but I definitely want to go back to Paris!

    I just finished reading Shades of Grey myself and loved it. Hope you enjoy!

  3. Have I mentioned before that I love your taste in books?

  4. I’m almost halfway through “Amy and Isabelle” myself! Did you like it? Did you read “Olive Kitteridge” also?

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