Monthly Archives: January 2017

2017 Reading Challenge: Book 4

Book 4, a book that became a movie: The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje Let me start by saying that my review will never do this novel justice. This is not a book—it is a piece of artwork. There is … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge: Book 3

Book 3, a mystery/thriller, The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware I was REALLY excited to read this book. Everyone kept saying it was the new Girl on a Train, which I really enjoyed, so I put myself on … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge: Book 2

 A book that makes you cry, Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay My future MIL gave me this book to read about a year ago because I expressed my love of WWII stories to her. I felt sad that it … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge: Book 1

Book 1, a funny book, Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis I chose this as a book that was supposed to be funny (I have no idea where I got the impression that this would be funny–my bad?). I definitely found it … Continue reading

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Reflections on the 2016 book challenge

Looking back, I am very proud of how many books I managed to squeeze in this past year. It was a rough year for me personally. I lost my job, started a completely new career in a completely new field. … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge Book List

A book 500 pages or longer: Outlander A classic Romance: The Princess of Cleves A book that became a movie: The English Patient A book published this year: Lucky You A book with a number in the title: One Plus … Continue reading

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