March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

March goal: For March, I’ll set a goal of 3 books again. What I read:  Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race—Margot Lee ShetterlyAudiobook narrated by the author4* (Mar 7)ReviewA Beautifully Foolish...
March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

February ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

February goal: February is a short month, so I’ll set a goal of 3 books. What I read:  Labyrinth of the Spirits (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books #4)—Carlos Ruiz Zafón4.5* (Feb 18)ReviewThe Answer Is…—Alex TrebekAudiobook narrated by Trebek and Ken...
March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

January ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

January goal: My January goal is tentatively 3 books. What I read:  Zen and the Art of Happiness—Chris Prentiss5* (Jan 1)ReviewLeave the World Behind—Rumaan Alam4* (Jan 6)ReviewBecoming—Michelle Obama5* (Jan 20)ReviewThe Prisoner of Heaven (The Cemetery of...
21 for 2021

21 for 2021

Something slightly different today. I haven’t set traditional resolutions in a long time, though I generally enjoy the annual reminder to reflect and reset. I’ve decided to set some intentions (not resolutions) for 2021. I’ve seen this idea in...
2020 Reading Review and 2021 Plans

2020 Reading Review and 2021 Plans

2020 wasn’t my best year for reading. Regardless of the actual numbers, I felt dissatisfied with a lot of what I read. One positive development is that I learned I enjoy audiobooks, as long as they’re memoirs read by the author. Maybe not the most...
December Reading Wrap-Up

December Reading Wrap-Up

December goal: No choice in this month’s reading goal: either I read 6 or I miss my target. What I read:  The Fire Next Time—James Baldwin4* (Dec 6)ReviewThe Little Prince—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry4* (Dec 10)ReviewThe Velveteen Rabbit—Margery Williams...