Tag Archives: YA

March ’17 Reading Update

This month I read 5 books, bringing my 2017 total to 12. The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison – I liked this mystery, though the ending came quickly and without enough detail for me. I really enjoy when an author … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

What I Read in 2016

I really enjoyed looking back at everything I read in 2015, so I knew I wanted to capture my list again at the end of this year. I also wanted to beat my record of 44 books read last year, … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

November Reading Update

This month I read a random mix of books! Heartburn by Nora Ephron – Although When Harry Met Sally has been one of my favorite movies for decades, I have never read anything written by the screen writer of the … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Early Collections

When I was in elementary and middle school, I was a collector. I collected stickers, Strawberry Shortcake dolls, charms (on bracelets and necklaces), and pins (on my oh-so-cool 80’s jean jacket). I collected pigs (stuffed animals, glass figurines, and many … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

October Reading Update

The best part of keeping a monthly/yearly reading log is that I can look back to see what books I’ve already read and when. I did this as an English teacher, as a model for my students, years ago. There … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

June Reading Update

Here are my reading experiences from this past month. This brings my 2016 total to 44. I read 44 in 2015, so I think I will be crushing that goal this year, for #read16in16. Never Go Back (#18) by Lee Child- … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

April Reading Update

Here are the reading experiences I had this month. Field of Prey by John Sandford – Before I left for a recent vacation I downloaded this book by one of my favorite mystery writers.  The books I read in March … Continue reading

Posted in Reflection | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments