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Crazy busy here, as always, and as everyone I guess.
Tough to balance reading, blog reading, review writing, but I read some awesome books since last time I did a Sunday post, so here you are
BOOKS JUST READ
(since my Sunday Post #14)
click on the covers to know more about them
- Alex, by Pierre Lemaitre, another book shipped by Quercus!
Pierre Lemaitre won last year le Prix Goncourt for
Au revoir là-haut, historical novel on WWI.
Before that, he was most famous for his thrillers,
and Irene that I read was so fabulous. This is the sequel
- Audio book: The Shadow of the Wind,
I am so so very disappointed by this book I so wanted to love.
I keep listening just because the narrator is awesome
BOOKS UP NEXT
- The Oblate’s Confession, histfic received for Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours
- The Goldfinch, finally! I’m going to try to listen to it.
What do you think? Has any of you listened to it?
- Before the end of the year, I’d like to read 2 more Christmas mysteries,
and maybe 3 more books
LAST WEEK ON WORDS AND PEACE
and FRANCE BOOK TOUR
- French Bingo Reading Challenge for 2015 – you can participate even if you don’t have a book blog, by posting your reviews on Goodreads
- I finally joined actively Instagram! Find me here: http://instagram.com/wordsandpeace1/ – I will follow back all book bloggers who follow me
- 12/8: Omphalos, by Mark Patton: spotlight and giveaway
- 12/9: A Month of favorites: 10 New-to-me Author Discoveries
- 12/9: The Last Campaign of Marianne Tambour, by David Ebsworth: new book tour launched – a few review copies still available
- 12/10: A Month of Favorites: A Year in Books Timeline
- 12/10: We’ll Always Have Paris, by Jennifer Cobourn: giveaway winners
- 12/12: We’ll Always Have Paris: tour quotations
- 12/13: Indie And Small Press Blog Hop Giveaway winner
- 12/13: The Beautiful American, by Jeanne Mackin: giveaway winners
COMING UP ON WAP and FBT
- 12/16: From the Fifteenth District, by Mavis Gallant: release day
- Some tour quotations
- Some giveaway winners
- Hopefully some reviews!!
BOOK REVIEW MOST READ THIS PAST WEEK
click on the cover to know more about it
POST MOST VIEWED ON FRANCE BOOK TOURS
click on each cover to access the giveaway entry form
BOOKS ADDED TO MY GOODREADS TBR
BOOKS RECEIVED THIS PAST WEEK
While Beauty Slept:
won at a book blogger,
sorry I forgot who, and can’t find the record in my email
received from Blogging for Books for review
CHECKED OUT AT THE LIBRARY