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Monday, April 27, 2009

The reading week





The question asked every Monday at http://j-kaye-book-blog.blogspot.com/

This past week I finished books 2 and 3 of the Mortal Instruments trilogy by Cassandra Clare. I'm still reading Soldier in the Mist by Gene Wolf, because I keep putting it down and accidentally starting other books. Also still reading The Matriarch, by Witi Ihimaera, at work, but that's going pretty slowly as well.

Yesterday I accidentally started Smoke & Mirrors by Neil Gaiman; so I'll probably finish that next, if I don't buckle down with Soldier in the Mist.

I'm also trying to break this weird hoodoo, where I don't read my favourite authors. I love Charles de Lint, for example, but don't remember when I last read one of his books. I remember what it was _ Spirits in the Wires _ but I don't remember when. And he's not the only one.

Happy reading week everyone. :)

10 comments:

J. Kaye said...

What a super sweet picture! I love how you said that you accidentally started a book. I totally understand that! Sadly when I do it, I don't stop until the book is done. :( Not good.

Maree said...

Lol _ I have a feeling that's going to happen to me too.
Thanks _ that was during the readathon. Trying to read+toddler ... not a good equation.

Anna! said...

Happy reading! I loooove Neil Gaiman. Good choice. :)

Teddyree said...

LOL accidentally start, I think I have that problem too.
I have American Gods & The Graveyard Book on my bookshelves, must get to them!!

Rebeca Schiller said...

I have accidentally read books too, and those are the ones I finish instead of my assigned ones.

Rebeca
www.alvahsbooks.com

Ruth Schaller said...

Happy reading!

Sherrie said...

Hi!
Well, accidents happen! I do that a lot myself, accidentally pick up a book to see what's it about and start reading it! Have a great day!!

Sherrie

Mary said...

Reading accidents, lol, are the best kind of accidents!

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Nymeth said...

Soldier in the Mist is a book I've been meaning to read for way too many years. Happy reading week, Maree!