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moonlightreader

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

Where I've been

The Guns of August - Barbara W. Tuchman, Robert K. Massie Lorna Doone - R.D. Blackmore The Chili Queen - Sandra Dallas An American Tragedy - Theodore Dreiser, Richard R. Lingeman

I've been mostly absent from online activities for a couple of weeks because my wonderful daughter turned 18 and graduated from high school (on the same day). We've had lots of graduation festivities to enjoy.

 

Anyway, things should quiet down substantially! I've not had a lot of opportunities to read, but I did finally manage to finish Doctor Zhivago, and I've started The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman for my Back to the Classics project, and Lorna Doone by R.D. Blackmore for a Goodreads Group Read.

 

I'm also hoping to knock out a couple of books for my Read Across America project: The Chili Queen by Sandra Dallas for New Mexico, and An American Tragedy for New York (which also fills a spot in my Back to the Classics project - yay for double dipping).