Monday, April 25, 2011

What Are You Reading Monday? #17





Books I completed in the last week are:
*Reading a lot of children’s book – I’m going to make a challenge of the titles found in 1001 Children’s Books to Read before I Grow Up (just need help with a button)
Is the Moon Made of Cheese? by Emma Parker (ebook)

Bookmarks are still living in the middle of:
*Reading a lot of children’s book – I’m going to make a challenge of the titles found in 1001 Children’s Books to Read before I Grow Up (just need help with a button)

Steamed by Jessica Conant-Park & Susan Conant
I’ll Be Home For Christmas by Fern Michaels (Library book)

Up Next:
The Wedding Girl by Madeleine Wickham
The Diva Paints the Town by Krista Davis
The Shadow of Your Smile by Mary Higgins Clark
The Postmistress by Sarah Blake
Megasaurus by Thomas and Peter Weck (for review)
Peace of Mind and Body: 27 days of Journaling by Mari McCarthy (for review)
Trail of Thread by Linda Hubalek (for review)


Reviews posted this week:
I am still way behind in posting my reviews but here are a few,
Enchanted Thyme by Ariane Smith with Chef Michael Wilson
Assault With A Deadly Glue Gun by Lois Winston
The Chocolate Snowman Murders by Joanna Carl

Author Guest Posts/Interviews:
Guest Post/Review/Giveaway - Peace of Mind and Body: 27 Days of Journaling by Mari McCarthy (WOW) (May 13)
Guest Post - 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts: Ideas for Blogs, Scripts, Stories and More by Bryan Cohen (May 25)

June is Author Month – Interview A Day
Author Interview – The Path of Synchronicity by Dr. Allan Hunter (June 1)
Author Interview/Review/Giveaway - Trail of Thread by Linda Hubalek (WOW) (June 2)
Guest Post – Train to Nowhere: Inside an Immigrant Death Investigations by Colleen Krantz (June 3)
Author Interview - Cruelty to Innocents by CK Webb and DJ Weaver (June 9)
Author Interview - Little Hawk's Way of Storytelling (Findhorn Press) (TBD)

September is Author Month – Interview A Day

Author Interview - Dr. Elana Ashley (Dream Image Press, LLC) (September 6)
Author Interview - One Wish for Winifred Witch by Cheri Hallwood (TBD)

Special Blog Hop Giveaways
Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Blog Hop (April 20 -24)
Splash Into Summer Blog Hop (May 26 – 31)
Mid Summer's Eve (June 21 – 22)
Celebrating Freedom Hop (July 1 – 4)
Summer Hop (August 5 -7)
Back to School Hop (September 1 – 5)
Banned Book Week Hop (September 24 – October 1)
Spooktacular Hop (October 24 – 31)
Gratitude Giveaways (November 17 – 27)
Midwinters Eve (December 21 – 22)

Books still needing to have reviews written (as opposed to the ones that are simply awaiting posting):
Is the Moon Made of Cheese? by Emma Parker (ebook)
Civil War on Sunday by Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Tree House #21)
This Time Together by Carol Burnett (audio)
Abraham Lincoln by David and Patricia Armentrout
Frog Knows Best by Kelli C Foster
Valentine Mice by Bethany Roberts
Honor Thyself by Danielle Steel (Audio)
Earthquake In The Early Morning by Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Tree House #24)
Twister on Tuesday by Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Tree House #23)
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks (Audio)
Happily Ever After by Nora Roberts (Quartet Brides #4)
Revolutionary War On Wednesday by Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Tree House #22)
Yertle the Turtle by Dr. Seuss (Audio – John Lithgow)
Gertrude McFuzz by Dr. Seuss (Audio – John Lithgow)
The Big Brag by Dr. Seuss (Audio – John Lithgow)
Thidwick, the Big-Hearted Moose by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Mercedes McCambridge)
Horton Hatches the Egg by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Billy Crystal)
The Cat in the Hat Comes Back by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Kelsey Grammer)
The Cat In The Hat by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Kelsey Grammer)
Horton Hears a Who by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Dustin Hoffman)
The Grinch That Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Walter Matheau)
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss (Audio – Ted Danson)
Daisy, Maisey and Lazy by Emma Parker (ebook)
The Not So Scarey Scarecrow by Emma Parker (ebook)
The River Between Us by Richard Peck (Audio)
The Moovers and the Milkshakers by Emma Parker (ebook)
The Butterfly Race by Emma Parker (ebook)
Teddy Is Real I Think by Emma Parker (ebook)


Giveaways on the blog this week and in coming weeks:
A Time To Kill by John Grisham (ends 4/22)
When Is It Great To Be Green? (ends 4/29) in honor of Earth Day
Primary Colors by Anonymous (ends 5/6)
The Skies of Pern by Anne McCaffery (ends 5/13)
Family Practice by Bobby Hutchinson (ends 5/20)
Special Agent Nanny by Linda O Johnston (ends 5/27)
Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger (ends 6/10)
Someone to Protect to by Patricia Rosemoor (Ends 6/17)
Father's Day by Debbie Macomber (ends 6/26) in honor of Father’s Day
Married by Accident by Christine Rimmer (ends 6/24)
Ultra Deep by Willam H. Lovejoy (7/1)
Into the Badlands by Caron Todd (ends 7/8)
Against the Odds by Kathryn Shay (ends 7/15)
Wyoming by Fuller Giveaway (ends 7/17) in honor of Wyoming Statehood
A Mind to Murder by P. D. James (ends 7/22)
Q is for Quarry by Sue Grafton (ends 7/29)
Life's Not Fair, But God is Good by Robert H. Schuller (ends 8/5)
My Fair Temptress by Christina Dodd (ends 8/12)

3 comments:

  1. I'm reading The Enough Moment: Fighting to End Africa's Worst Human Rights Crimes by
    John Prendergast and Don Cheadle
    and
    The Widower's Tale: A Novel by Julia Glass

    Not sure what I'll read next. Have a bunch of library books. Depending on my mood, I'll pick one

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  2. Such a great Monday post ;) I'm reading a couple of memoirs by friends. It's fun learning more about them.

    I'm following.

    ecwrites.blogspot.com

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