BOOKS JUST READ
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BOOKS UP NEXT
Another great month of reading, I’m finally on track to reach my usual average of 100 books/year.
Here is what I read in October:
8 in print
= with 2,059 pages, that is: 66.4 pages/day
+ 1 audiobook
= with 7H43, that is: 14 mn/day
|Published in 2016||6|
|Books for review||6|
My favorites in October
Reading Challenges recap
French Bingo: 37/25 – FINISHED
Classics Club: 8/50 (until end of 2018)
Cloak and Dagger (Mysteries): 26/21-30
Ebook challenge: 28/25 – FINISHED
Historical fiction: 16/15 – FINISHED
Japanese literature: 3/5
New authors challenge: 42/50
New Release (2016): 37/16-30 – FINISHED
Nonfiction challenge: 13/11-15
Books in Translation: 26/12 – FINISHED
What’s in a Name: 3/6
Where Are You Reading?: 20/50 – to be finished in ??
Total of books read in 2016 = 83/100
French Bingo 2016 has 41 reviews posted so far. Don’t forget to link your reviews!
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Top commenters of the month
Inspired by Becca at I’m Lost in Books!
and her Blogger Shout-Outs feature
= 1 point per month for the top 3.
The one who has the most points at the end of the year will receive a gift!
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10: Lucy at The Fictional 100
9: Karen at Booker Talk
6: Elizabeth at Silver’s Reviews
3: Freda at Freda’s Voice
2: Katherine at I Wished I Lived In a Library
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Plans for November
Come back on Thursday
to see what I plan to read in November!
Kathryn at The Book Date
has created a Month In Review meme
I’ll now be linking my monthly recap posts
Thanks Kathryn, great idea!
= I have thoroughly enjoyed 2 books by Patchett,
so I can’t wait!
I got it at BEA
Pancakes in Paris
= fun memory of the author’s dream
of opening an American diner in Paris!
The Blessed Surgeon
= having just read the life of Saint Innocent of Moscow,
I feel like reading the life of another remarkable Orthodox
= this is the first book in the series I’m currently translating into French
= I have organized tours for Gigi Pandian,
but this will finally my first read by her!
NB: there are a few openings for her upcoming book tour
for her latest book!
The Other Einstein
= the book that most intrigues me at BEA
= I know, I already listed this, but this time for sure!
The Suicide Shop
= by a French author I enjoy
A Wizard of Earthsea
= that’s the title I got for Classics Spin #14!
CURRENT AND NEXT AUDIOBOOKS
The Martian Chronicles
= after reading/listening to Bernard Cornwell’s 8 books
in his Saxon Chronicle Series, I have decided it was time to stop.
So here we go with classics
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
= both books are on my Classics Club Challenge
HAVE YOU READ
OR ARE YOU PLANNING TO READ
ANY OF THESE?
WHAT ARE YOUR READING PLANS FOR OCTOBER?