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Monday, January 11, 2010

It's Monday, What are you Reading?


J.Kaye hosts this wonderful meme.

Read this past week:
Fashion Kitty and the Unlikely Hero by Charise Mericle Harper
Eyes Like Stars by Lisa Mantchev

Currently Reading:
Girl in the Arena by Lise Haines
Ballads of Suburbia by Stephanie Kuehnert
Going Bovine by Libba Bray

Upcoming:
Meridian by Amber Kizer
Watersmeet by Ellen Jensen Abbott
Babymouse #10: The Musical by Jennifer L. Holm
Babymouse #11: Dragonslayer by Jennifer L. Holm
Luke on the Loose by Harry Bliss
Benny and Penny in the Big No-No! by Geoffrey Hayes


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19 comments:

  1. I haven't read any of these. Enjoy!

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  2. I have not read any of these so I need to begin looking into them. My Monday: http://www.rundpinne.com/2010/01/what-are-you-reading-monday-11-january.html

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  3. I haven't read any of these...I'll have to check them out!

    My post:

    http://laurel-rain-snow.blogspot.com/2010/01/its-monday-what-are-you-reading.html

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  4. I haven't read or heard of any of those so I am really looking forward to the reviews. I love hearing about new books.

    I am reading 3 books at the moment - http://pageturnersbooks.blogspot.com/2010/01/it-monday-what-are-you-reading.html

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  5. It's the girl in the arena, girl in the arena!

    I seriously can't read that title without hearing the song!

    Hope you get to all the books you want this week :-)

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  6. Eyes Like Stars looks really interesting. Glad to see you enjoyed it!

    Here's my Monday Round Up.

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  7. Looking forward to your review on Going Bovine. I'm hoping to read it soon.

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  8. Gasp, Girl In The Arena! Ohh, I look forward for your review on that one. :D Happy reading!

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  9. Ohh, awesome books! I still need to read Girl in the Arena and Meridian, so I'll be looking forward to reviews and hope you like them. Happy reading! :D

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  10. Have heard really good things about The Girl In The Arena and Going Bovine, so hope you like them. Enjoy!

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  11. I voted, but mine wasn't the popular one...lol!

    Loved Girl in the Arena by Lise Haines! That was a seriously good story.

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  12. Great books, hope you've enjoyed them all!

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  13. Here is what you do: Pick a book a 5th grader would read (such as a Sammy Keys book) read it. Then on a peice of notebook paper write down questions (make sure you create the questions one chapter at a time) about the book. Read 1 chapter of the book a day with the kid. Have the child answer questions each day. Oh yeah you might want to read 1 chapter on Sunday so you have the questions ready.

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  14. Great line-up of books. Meridian is on my tbr pile. Have an awesome reading week :-)

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  15. WOW how do you do it, keep up with soo many books at one time! :) KUDO's girl! :)

    BTW you have an award at Book Crazy :)

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  16. I'm reading "The Book of Lost Things"

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  17. I'm reading "The Book of Lost Things"

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  18. i didn't read this book till now but i will read it soon.....

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