Rachael Turns Pages is hosting a week long read-a-thon: June 22-28. Sign-ups are here. So I didn't get a chance to update on Wednesday. I was able to finish three books though. I'm not sure what I'll try to get read today!
What I actually read:
Author: Craig Groeschel
# of pages: 241
Initial Thoughts: I enjoyed this one. A full review will be posted at Operation Actually Read Bible.
Author: Veronica Roth
# of pages: 487
Initial Thoughts: Oh how I love and adore this one. This was my third time to read it and I still love it!!!
Author: Edward Eager
# of pages: 192
Initial Thoughts: What a fun novel!
Author: P.L. Travers
# of Pages: 224 pages
Initial Thoughts: Another reread. I think I appreciate Mary Poppins more each time I read it. This was the third time I've read it. Some chapters I loved, loved, loved. Some chapters I didn't. But it is so worth the read!
Author: Norman Lindsay
# of Pages: 144
Initial Thoughts: I loved, loved, loved this one! Everyone should know this Australian classic!
Author: L. Frank Baum
# of Pages: 272
Initial Thoughts: The worst Oz book I've read so far.
Author: Veronica Roth
# of Pages: 544
Initial Thoughts: While I experienced it the first time I read it; I appreciated it more the second time.
Author: Karen Witemeyer
# of Pages: 347
Initial Thoughts: Loved the cover, liked the contents. I thought it was a bit too busy with characters that didn't quite matter. But it was a pleasant enough read.
Author: Francis Chan
# of Pages: 208
Initial thoughts: It was good.
Title: Death in the Clouds
Author: Agatha Christie
# of Pages: 253
Initial thoughts: I loved this Poirot mystery!
Library books I hope to read:
- Divergent by Veronica Roth
- Insurgent by Veronica Roth
- The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata
- Half Magic by Edward Eager
- The Christian Atheist: Believing in God but Living as If He Doesn't Exist by Craig Groeschel
- Silesian Station by David Downing
- Sky on Fire (Monument 14) by Emmy Laybourne
- All I Need by Susane Colsanti
- Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers
- Mary Poppins Comes Back by P.L. Travers
- The Measure of Katie Calloway by Serena Miller
- A Promise to Love by Serena B. Miller
- All My Noble Dreams and Then What Happens by Gloria Whelan
- Prototype by Jonathan Martin
- Grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer
- Stealing the Preacher by Karen Witemeyer
- I Shall Wear Midnight by Terry Pratchett