It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?
Welcome to It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well… you never know where that next “must read” book will come from!
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Well.. it was another week around here. If you read my morning post today you know just how crazy it was. With hardly a free hour all week between work and evening commitments, books fell again to the wayside and believe me…. that does not make me happy. I am person who needs down time to re energize, and books in my life. When things are out of whack…
I am out of whack.
LOL…. couldn’t resist. Anyway – here is what did happen here last week:
What’s Your Number? Movie review
Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani ( a re – read but this time with my book club and oh…. the food!!!)
The Making Of A Book Club (I was asked to talk about my book club and what we do and how we do it… and as I love talking about my book club…. this is that post :) )
One False Move by Harlan Coben (audio book and Coben lOVE!!!)
Fun Facts!!! (Have you played yet? If not, please do – it is so much fun!!!)
The Eyre Report #2 (week two and my journey with Jane Eyre…)
The books on my radar did not for the most part get read last week so I am sticking with them and only adding…
Every day Christine wakes up not knowing where she is. Her memories disappear every time she falls asleep. Her husband, Ben, is a stranger to her, and he’s obligated to explain their life together on a daily basis–all the result of a mysterious accident that made Christine an amnesiac. With the encouragement of her doctor, Christine starts a journal to help jog her memory every day. One morning, she opens it and sees that she’s written three unexpected and terrifying words: “Don’t trust Ben.” Suddenly everything her husband has told her falls under suspicion. What kind of accident caused her condition? Who can she trust? Why is Ben lying to her? And, for the reader: Can Christine’s story be trusted? At the heart of S. J. Watson’s Before I Go To Sleep is the petrifying question: How can anyone function when they can’t even trust themselves?
Doesn’t that sound good? Cant wait to start it?
Best friends Sydney, Kelly, Alexia and Raven have seen each other through everything…until three of the girls are dumped by their respective boyfriends…on the same night! Reeling from this, the girls decide to create a list of rules to help them avoid future heartache. But soon they find out that while breaking up is hard to do, sometimes staying broken up is even harder!
I mentioned I have been desperate to find audio…. this is from the library – it is a cute listen, I am about half way through.
Think about life and God. These goofy ideas and beliefs are assumed by millions to be rock-solid truth . . . until life proves they’re not. The sad result is often a spiritual disaster–confusion, feelings of betrayal, a distrust of Scripture, loss of faith, anger toward both the church and God.
But it doesn’t have to be so. In this delightfully personal and practical book, respected Bible teacher Larry Osborne confronts ten widely held beliefs that are both dumb and dangerous. Beliefs like these:
• Faith can fix anything
• God brings good luck
• Forgiving means forgetting
• Everything happens for a reason
• A godly home guarantees good kids
We are reading this for my weekly small group study and I am interested in cracking into this one and discussing with the group.
I think that is all I am going to add right now. I have several audio books requested from my library but no telling which will come in first or when… hopefully soon. I have sever audio on my IPOD but none coming up for my kitchen CD player or the car…
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