Friday Reads #17

Friday Reads #17

Finished: The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle – Stuart Turton – 3.5* (Aug 29) “Gosford Park” meets “Groundhog Day” by way of Agatha Christie – the most inventive story you’ll read this year. I’m not entirely sure how to rate...
Friday Reads #17

Friday Reads #16

Finished: Nada. Unless you want to count the 105k-word novel I finished editing, which I do since I’ve read it 3 times (and will be reading it again once the author goes through my edits). 9/3 Update: I realized I DID finish a short book this week and somehow...
Friday Reads #17

Friday Reads #15

Finished: She’s Not There – PJ Parrish – 2.5* (Aug 2) Entertaining but not life-changing. The mystery was interesting but nothing felt very original. Buchanon was a great character among a cast of many who weren’t particularly compelling. I enjoyed reading...
July Reading Wrap-Up

July Reading Wrap-Up

July goal: I’m about 50% through June’s short story collection and I have a couple of long solo flights coming up so I’m shooting for 5 books in July. Wow, did I ever go about that the wrong way! I read exactly 5 pages on my flights. What I...
Friday Reads #17

Friday Reads #14

Finished: The Doll – Daphne du Maurier – 4* (July 20) I feel like a broken record when it comes to short stories, but this collection was less uneven than some others I’ve read. A few of the stories were misses for me, including the title story, “The...
July Reading Wrap-Up

June Reading Wrap-Up

June goal: For June, I’ll set another goal of 4 books. What I read: (Link to my Goodreads 2019 Reading Challenge) About Grace Anthony Doerr 3.5* (June 9)Review Little Fires Everywhere Celeste Ng4.5* (June 19)Review Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine...