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It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Book Journey
It's Monday!  What Are You Reading? is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey.

Review: Ruined by Paula Morris--A ghost story that was a little too young and tame for my personal taste

Review: The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey--Scared me to death! Highly recommended if you're looking for a good Halloween read!

Character Connection featuring Ebola. (Yes, you read that right)

Review: Cujo by Stephen King--I read this in one very slow shift at work. Oh, those were the days....

Nothing! I am really enjoying H. P. Lovecraft, but he is slow going!

Currently Reading:
Tales of H.P. Lovecraft--Some genuinely freaky stuff in here

The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw--Really, really enjoying this

The Everafter by Amy Huntley, read by Tavia Gilbert--The main character is irritating me, but luckily it's short.

Up Next:
I've already downloaded The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson on audio, so that will be next.

What are you reading this week?

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  1. I really want to read some more Lovecraft...

  2. I've never read Lovecraft - need to fix that.

    So it looks like you are doing October scary reading too!

  3. Seems like you are in the spirit of Halloween.

  4. Thanks for your thoughts on The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey, I am in a spooky mood.

  5. The Haunting of Hill House is very good. I also love HP Lovecraft. Happy reading.

    My favorite read this week is Pirate King by Laurie R. King. This week I want to finish How to Party with a Killer Vampire by Penny Warner. Please come see what else I'm reading.

  6. You have great halloween books here - I loved Cujo, that was creepy scary and sad.

    Here is my Monday! + 2 Awesome Giveaways! Have a great week!

  7. The Monstumologist has been highly recommended I must get my hands on it.

    I hope you enjoy listening to The Haunting of Hill House

    Shelleyrae @ Book'd out

  8. Have a great reading week


  9. I have always wanted to read GREATEST GENERATION. It is lurking on my bookshelf...need to pick it up! Happy reading!

  10. You read some good books. I am still slow after my LONG reading slump but catching up!

    Here is my post!

  11. I've got a LOT of Lovecraft on my Nook. I have yet to read some! This is the second time I've read his name in one week! I think that is a sign that I need to read it! :)

    Happy Reading to you!

  12. I've got some scary books arriving this week for Halloween. The Haunting of Hill House is one of them. I forgot to add Lovecraft to my list. Maybe save him for next Halloween.

    Read Cujo years ago. It wasn't my favourite King book.

  13. Scared me to death, quite a recommendation, will be checking that one out. :)

    I rebooted my blog this week at I hope you will stop by and let me know what you think.



  14. You have some great titles there! Hope you enjoy them all.

    I saw the movie Cujo, but never read the book. Scary!

    Love your new blog header!


  15. Not into scare-you-to-death books, but I love the title _The Monstumologist_. I do have Lovecraft waiting for me to finish my current read (Dueling Monsters Challenge).

    Here's my Monday:

  16. Lovecraft is a little too freaky for me! Glad you are enjoying him, though. ;)

    And I've had The Greatest Generation on my shelf forever. Gotta get around to that...

  17. I am going to have to pick up The Greatest Generation-I had forgotten entirely about this book.


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