WWW Wednesday- November 15, 2017

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?   Currently Reading: I didn't get much reading done last week, so I'm hoping I'll make up for it... Continue Reading →

Currently Reading: Three Men in a Boat

Three Men in a Boat: To Say Nothing of the Dog by Jerome K. Jerome    176 pages, First Published 1889   GoodReads Synopsis:  'Let your boat of life be light, packed with only what you need - a homely home and simple pleasures, one or two friends, worth the name, someone to love and someone... Continue Reading →

The Friday 56

The Friday 56 is a bookish meme hosted by Freda's Voice that asks you to: Grab a book, any book, and turn to page 56 and find a sentence that grabs you.    I had trouble getting the pocket watch open and then difficulty reading the extinct Roman numerals, but eventually I made it out.... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesdays- June 21, 2017

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words.  The three W's are: What are you currently reading?  What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you'll read next?   Currently reading:  I'm about 100 pages into To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis. I'm also reading Three Men in... Continue Reading →

Currently Reading: To Say Nothing of the Dog

To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis 493 pages, Published 1998 by Bantam Books   GoodReads Synopsis:  Connie Willis' Hugo and Nebula Award-winning Doomsday Book uses time travel for a serious look at how people connect with each other. In this Hugo-winning companion to that novel, she offers a completely different kind of time... Continue Reading →

Currently Reading: Commonwealth

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett  336 pages, Published 2016 by Harper     GoodReads Synopsis:  One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus setting in motion the dissolution of their marriages and the joining of two families. Spanning five decades,... Continue Reading →