My Bookish Week 04/25/20

This week was a good one reading wise. I finally found myself able to focus for more than a few minutes at a time consistently, for the first time since quarantine took over the world. I finished four books this week and I think I only started one more, bringing my currently reading down to 11. That’s the lowest it’s been in quite a while. 

This week I finished reading

41. Princeless by Jeremy Whitley ✰4✰

42. The Grownup by Gillian Flynn ✰4✰

43. Bloody Rose by Nicholas Eames ✰4✰

44. Alias Madame Doubtfire by Anne Fine ✰3✰

Unfortunately this week I apparently went completely insane purchase wise and ended up with 23 new books. Most of those were picked up or arrived in the mail in one day. While out doing errands I purchased 12 from Dollar Tree, I picked up 4 from a free cart when I was returning long overdue books to the library, 2 were gifts from my mother, 4 came in the mail from a box I ordered to support my local bookstore, and 1 was an early mother’s day gift from Pepper. 

This week I acquired

68. The High Places by Fiona McFarlane

69. Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton

70. Summer Days and Summer Nights by Stephanie Perkins

71. Madness by Zac Brewer

72. To Hold the Bridge by Garth Nix

73. A Whole Life by Robert Seethaler

74. Wildings by Eleanor Glewwe

75. The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins

76. Pogue’s Basics: Life by David Pogue

77. The Emperor’s Ostrich by Julie Berry

78. You & Me & Why We Are in Love by Aurelia Alcais

79. Queen Red Riding Hood’s Guide to Royalty by Chris Colfer

80. The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket

81. The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket

82. The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket

83. Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen

84. That Summer by Sarah Dessen

85. Shiver by Maggie Steifvater

86. FKA USA by Reed King

87. Mr. Spaceman by Robert Olen Butler

88. Enter the Aardvark by Jessica Anthony

89. Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance by Ruth Emmie Lang

90. Docile by KM Szpara

Hopefully I can keep up with my reading this next week and my goal is to buy no books at all after this week’s fiasco in that department. 

2 thoughts on “My Bookish Week 04/25/20

  1. Wow, have fun with all those books Lori! I always find books therapeutic. I have a book recommendation for you: The Summer Villa by Melissa Hill.


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