Notes & Quotes from a Literary Librarian
Hey! First book of March for this group. Now 7/13
The first is always good!
Just finished #36 ... "The Humor Advantage: Why Some Businesses Are Laughing All the Way to the Bank" by Michael Kerr
The True Adventures of Esther the Wonder Pig puts me at 12/13
You've gotta love that title!
The Land God Gave to Cain by Hammond Innes puts me at 7/13.Barb at Leaves & Pages
Just finished 18/13 with "They Called Me Number One."
I'm at 6/13 with Bellevue Square.
Modern Selvage Quilting brings me to 7/13.
With Internet Famous, I'm up to 35/13
Find You in the Dark brings me to 13/13!
The Clothesline Swing brings me up to 10/13, and I have two more coming up this month!
Just finished #37 ... "East Coast Crafted: The Essential Guide to the Beers, Breweries, and Brewpubs of Atlantic Canada" by Christopher Reynolds and Whitney Moran
Backstage Nurse is lucky 13.Fun fact: My first nurse romance novel!
It's an endless genre to explore now that you've begun.... ;)
Margaret Miller's The Lively Corpse (aka Rose's Last Summer) brings me to 14. A word of advice, do not watch the old Thriller adaptation before reading the book.
Never watch before reading! Especially so in some cases - thanks for the warning
Up to 4/13
9/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (18 in total)
Saints and Misfits brings me to 11/13 - it was a great debut novel by a Toronto-based author!
With Sweet Tooth, I'm up to 36/13
Shipwreck by Gordon Korman (Island, Book #1)This brings me up to 4/13
Survival by Gordon Korman (Island, Book #2)This brings me up to 5/13
Escape by Gordon Korman (Island, Book #3)This brings me up to 6/13
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10/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (19 in total)
Tomboy Survival Guide brings to me to 12/13!
I loved this book!
Zero Day brings me to 14/13.
Just finished #38 ... "The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern: A Complete History" by David McPherson
10/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (20 in total)
Just finished #19! "Swing Low: A Life" by Miriam Toews is a great look at mental health.
Sisters Brothers is 7/13 so I am past the half-way mark.
Bones of the Lost completes 8/13 for me. Love how audiobooks make driving time reading time!
With a Family is a Family is a Family, I'm at 37.
Sorry for the huge review dump... but I am finally caught up! I think I'm now at 35 books. And "Mona Parsons" (which was read in March) is a book about a Canadian woman.
That's great - the more reviews the better :)
Just finished #39 ... "Damaged" by Pamela Callow.
The Underpainter is 9/13 and meets the March mini-challenge as it is by a Canadian woman and prominently features two Canadian women characters, Augusta and Sara.
10/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (21 in total)
With Step up to the Plate, Maria Singh, I'm at 38/13.
10/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (22 in total)
Hi all, I am at 141/13.Happy Easter!Irene Roth
10/13 comics; NT, YK, NU, ON, MB, BC, NL, and NB off my provinces/territories 13 (23 in total)
Brand's What We All Long For is 16/13.
Posted on behalf of Carolyn at RIEDEL Fascination: Happy Easter to you too, Irene and everyone! Naomi, review dumps arethe way to garner notice. :) No staggering my name, in a sea ofreviews. Unless I only have one for the prize, like this month."Barometer Rising", about the Halifax explosion 100 years ago, hasimpressive women in spades! I am at 21 books, please.Sincerely, Carolyn.https://cmriedel.wordpress.com/headquarters-2018/
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