The top 10 books I plan to read
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= still enjoying it, a few pages at a time
Regard du Ressuscité
= Orthodox book in French, received for review,
My Cousin Rachel
= for the Classics Club,
started last month for an event I actually missed
Manderley For Ever
= Tatiana de Rosnay is totally bilingual. She writes some books in French, some in English.
She wrote this biography of Daphne du Maurier in French,
and I watched a French TV literary program last year where she presented her book.
It sounded so good, but I didn’t get to read it.
So when I discovered it was now out in English, and on Netgalley, I knew time had come.
Plus, pretty cool to be reading it at the same time as My Cousin Rachel!
The Novel of the Century
= isn’t it excessive to read so many books at the same time?
Yes, BUT how can you resist a book by David Bellos
(his book on translation was fantastic) AND on Les Misérables?
Saw it at the library and it begged me to take it home
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie
= with Book Addict on Goodreads
The Little Paris Bookshop
= on my Netgalley shelf for too long…
= received for review
CURRENT AND NEXT AUDIOBOOKS
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Return of Sherlock Holmes
= for my audiobook project,
all Sherlock Holmes,
narrated by Simon Prebble
HAVE YOU READ
OR ARE YOU PLANNING TO READ
ANY OF THESE?
WHAT ARE YOUR READING PLANS FOR MAY?