Accidental Sorcerer by K. E. Mills — this was pleasant enough audio, but I wasn’t sufficiently thrilled to pursue the second book. I’m kind of glad it’s over.
Blood Soup by Kelly A. Harmon – I really enjoyed this novella. Check out the review below.
The Wedding Singer: the Musical at Le Petit Theatre duVieux Carre which is one of it not the oldest community theater in the United States! They are getting ready to start their 95th Season. The Wedding Singer was wonderfully cast and produced. It followed the movie closely.
I am reading too many books at one time and rather than repeat all the half-finished book from earlier weeks. I’ll just mention that I need to re-check out from the Library the eBook I was reading. The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag ceased to open (as expected) once my 14-day license expired.
Pursuing the first chapters of The Strange Case of the Composer and his Judge I ran across the word myrmidons, which means a loyal follower, esp one who blindly follows orders.
Co-worker loaned me a copy of George Mann’s Ghosts of Manhattan which reminds me a lot of THE SHADOW. It seems to be picking up.
The C. J. Parker book I am reading Fugue Macabre: Bone Dance is soon to be a print book.
Books Received in the Mail:
Slow Reading by John Miedema (purchased via BN.com)
Cowgirl Rising: The Art of Donna Howell-Sickles by Peg Streep (purchased via BetterWorldBooks)
The Strange Case of the Composer and His Judge by Patricia Buncker (ARC from publisher via ShelfAwareness)
Does anyone belong to a Literary Society (I belong to the Northshore Literary Society) of some type? Not a book club, but an organization that promotes literacy in their community, brings in guess speakers, apply for grants to meet goals?
Our Literary Society is trying to expand and more formally organize and I’m looking for suggestions.
What are your formal goals?
What are your favorite activities?
To what to you receive the best public response?
Any other advice?
Thanks in advance for any ideas.
Primal Picnics: Writers Invent Creation Myths for their Favorite Foods (With Recipes) ed. by Jennifer Heath
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading is organized by Sheila over at Book Journey. Be sure to stop by her site and read the great blogs of the other participates.
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