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Moonlight Reader

Lawyer, mother, avid reader. Game host extraordinaire! Partner in crime to Obsidian Black Plague! My bookish weaknesses include classics, fantasy, YA, and agreeing to read more books than is even remotely possible.

Currently reading

The Dower House Mystery
Patricia Wentworth
Progress: 42 %
Capital Crimes: London Mysteries: A British Library Crime Classic (British Library Crime Classics)
Martin Edwards
Progress: 105/410 pages
Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection
Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Fry

Weekend update: Mary Russell and the Halloween quilt

I finished listening to The Monstrous Regiment of Women and started the audio of A Letter of Mary yesterday. Last weekend I did take my son to see Captain America: Civil War, which we enjoyed, but since neither of us have seen any of the prior Avengers or Captain America movies, it felt like we missed a lot!

 

I finished more of my embroidery for the Halloween quilt, and spent several hours today putting together six more blocks - I am now at the half-way point, since I need a total of 20 blocks (4 x 5), & I have completed 10!

 

 

 

Another log cabin block

 

 

a block made with fabric strips - it is less wonky than it looks because of the angle of the photograph!

 

 

 

Some grinning jack-o-lanterns

 

 

stacked pumpkins!

 

My pile of trimmings:

 

 

I also took some pictures of the mess after I finished! Cleaning up took several minutes of getting everything put back together.

 

 

Now, I am going to go read for a while!