Posts from the ‘Good books for your week-end’ Category

WWW Wednesdays August 16

 

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 BOOKS JUST READ

Aug 16 just read

click on the covers to know more about them

CURRENTLY READING

Aug 16 currently reading

BOOKS UP NEXT

Aug 16 next

BOOKS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
FOR REVIEW

for some, no need of book blog,
Goodreads and Amazon reviews work

Merle – mystery

The Frenchman – mystery

Requiem in Yquem – mystery

Drawing Lessons – women’s fiction

CURRENT GIVEAWAYS

  August book of the month giveaway
available on France Book Tours

and for another chance of the same book:
The Secret of the Abbey

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Uncorked: My Year in Provence Studying Pétanque,
Discovering Chagall, Drinking Pastis,
and Mangling French

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That Spring in Paris

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The Crows of Beara

And this great book is only $1.99 in August.
Click on the cover to get it

Bonjour Kale cover

Remember also that on Monday Bout of Books 20 begins!
Great opportunity to meet lots of other book enthusiast,
share about your last favorites, and discover more!

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WHAT ABOUT YOUR READING?

Book review and giveaway: A Very French Christmas

A Very French Christmas:
The Greatest French Holiday Stories
of All Time

on Tour

August 8-14

Very French Christmas Cover

A Very French Christmas:
The Greatest French Holiday Stories
of All Time

(short story collection)

Release date: October 10, 2017
at New Vessel Press

ISBN: 978-1939931504
142 pages

Website
Goodreads

As you would know if you are familiar with French literature in general, the French cannot be described as the most optimistic people in the world. If there’s a yes, there’s always a BUT shortly after. This reflects as well in this collection of Christmas short stories, which makes it quite unique! If you want something different for your next Christmas, ask Santa to bring you A Very French Christmas: The Greatest French Holiday Stories of All Time.

Click to continue reading

The top 12 Books to read in August 2017

Here are

The top 12 books I plan to read
in August!

 Click on the covers to know more

CURRENTLY READING

Bonjour Kale cover   Oswald 

paradise-lost    Regard du Ressuscité

Bonjour Kale
= for France Book Tours.
Oswald
= almost done!
Paradise Lost

= half done
Regard du Ressuscité
= unique Orthodox book in French on icons

READING NEXT

  Very French Christmas Cover  the secret-of-the-abbey cover

  Salt Creek   The Sorbonne Affair

Coffin Road    The Shadow Land


A Very French Christmas
= for France Book Tours
The Secret of the Abbey
= also for France Book Tours.
Author I enjoy a lot
Salt Creek
= received for review
The Sorbonne Affair
= latest novel received for review,
by an author I also enjoy a lot!
Coffin Road
= didn’t I get it at Book Expo 2016??
I did, I know, I know…
The Shadow Land
= maybe.
I have enjoyed several books by Kostova,
but hesitating on this one.
What do you think?


CURRENT AND NEXT AUDIOBOOKS

   L'homme à l'envers  The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper

L’homme à l’envers
= Planning to listen to as many as possible of Fred Vargas’s
books as audio. Alas, next volume in the series is onlyin print!
The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
= got this at BEA in print,
but will end up listening to it
Eiffel Tower Orange

HAVE YOU READ
OR ARE YOU PLANNING TO READ
ANY OF THESE?
WHAT ARE YOUR READING PLANS FOR AUGUST?

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