Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest – thoughts

Let me just say this — Lisbeth Salander is not a likeable person, but I so want to be her. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, the third installment in Stieg Larsson’s trilogy featuring this amazing character, is another … 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 to let book bloggers share what they are reading and find some new books as well. Last week I finished the following books:     A Week in December … Continue reading

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We have a winner!

Congratulations, Lisa!  You have won my giveaway for The Knife Sharpener’s Bell. I will be sending an e-mail shortly.

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A Week in December – thoughts

A Week in December by Sebastian Faulks is an interesting novel.  Set in present-day London, it is about the loosely and not-so-loosely connected lives of a number of the city’s residents — among them a financier who can’t make enough … Continue reading

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June’s Reading List and Extended Giveaway

Ok, in my attempt to get slightly more organized with my reading and blogging habits I am going to post my monthly “required” reading (for book groups, challenges etc) so that I can be held publicly accountable for what I’ve … Continue reading

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