Monthly Archives: September 2010

Ulysses Wednesday #16

Welcome to Ulysses Wednesday, where I track my progress reading James Joyce’s tale of a day in the life of Leopold Bloom. Status:  I AM FINISHED!  (Sound the chorus)   Yep I am done!  I finished Molly’s chapter/episode in one … Continue reading

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It’s Monday — What are you Reading?

  It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   This week I finished the … Continue reading

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Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott

  Clara Purdy’s life was changed by a car accident.  She wasn’t seriously injured, but she took on the responsibility of taking care of the family whose car she hit while making a left turn.  The Gage family — on … Continue reading

Posted in book thoughts, Canadian Book Challenge, Canadian lit.

Book Beginnings on Friday

 Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Becky at Page Turners. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence of your current read, making sure that you include the title and author so others know what you’re reading. … Continue reading

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Room by Emma Donoghue

* WARNING — there may be some mild spoilers *   I honestly am at a loss for words to describe this book.    Jack is five years old and he lives in Room with his Ma.   Room is a … Continue reading

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Ulysses Wednesday #15

  Welcome to Ulysses Wednesday, where I track my progress reading James Joyce’s tale of a day in the life of Leopold Bloom.   Status: page 738 of  783   Just entering into Molly’s stream of consciousness.  Funnily enough, I’m … Continue reading

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It’s Monday – What are you Reading?

    It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   I only finished one book … Continue reading

Posted in week in review