Six Degrees of Separation: The Dry

The 6 Degrees of Separation meme is a monthly meme hosted at booksaremyfavoriteandbest, that explores the ways in which a chosen book can be linked to six other books.

The May 2019 book is: The Dry by Jane Harper

My chain this month features: pastel covers, unfinished novels, Gilded Age transatlantic marriages, and Sofia Coppola film adaptations.

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Six Degrees of Separation: The Arsonist by Chloe Hooper

The 6 Degrees of Separation meme is a monthly meme hosted at booksaremyfavoriteandbest, that explores the ways in which a chosen book can be linked to six other books.

The March 2019 book is: The Arsonist: A Mind on Fire by Chloe Hooper

My chain features: books about mental illness, bright yellow covers, memoirs, debuts, anatomical hearts, and books by Irish women writers.

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Can’t-Wait Wednesday- ‘The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper’ by Hallie Rubenhold

Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings, that spotlights the upcoming releases that we can’t wait to read. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by Breaking the Spine. You can find out more here.

This week I’m waiting on: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

 

Expected Publication: February 28th (UK), April 9th (US)

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Top Ten Tuesday: Recent Additions to My TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog, and now hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl.

This week’s topic is: Recent Additions to My TBR

These ten books are not necessarily the ten most recent additions to my TBR, but rather a diverse sampling of some of the many books I’ve added to my Goodreads TBR this month. I’ve included upcoming releases as well as backlist; nonfiction and fiction.

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My 2019 TBR Pile Challenge List

The 2019 TBR Pile Challenge is hosted by Adam at Roof Beam Reader, with the goal of reading the books that have been languishing on our shelves. The challenge is to read and review 12 unread books that have been on your shelf for more than a year, during the 12 months of 2019.

My 2018 challenge was a huge failure, but it’s a new year full of new possibilities.

Here’s my list of 12 Books and two alternates:

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A Huge Book Outlet Haul

A few weeks ago, I got an email from Book Outlet announcing a surprise sale in which each customer is sent a mystery coupon ranging anywhere from 15% to 50% off their total order. Although I wasn’t planning to buy any books, my curiosity got the better of me, and I clicked through to see which coupon I had received.

Once my 50% off offer was revealed, it was all over. How could I possibly resist such a good deal?!! I spent some time browsing the site and discovered a ton of titles that have been on my TBR list for a while.

Here are the books I bought:

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