It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?
March 5, 2012 17 Comments
“It’s Monday! What are you reading?” is a weekly event hosted by Sheila at Bookjourney to share with others what you’ve read the past week and planning to read next.
I read 3 books in the last week
Half Brother by Kenneth Oppel. Fun story about a boy who gets a chimpanzee to live with them, for research purposes. 4.5 stars
Het dorpsgericht [The Village Judgement] by Frans van den Ouweland. A man moves from Paris to the French rural area to work as a school teacher. The villagers team up against him. 4 stars
Wanted: Gentleman Bank Robber by Dane Batty. The author’s uncle was a bank robber who was wanted by the FBI. The book is the memoir of the uncle. 3.5 stars
Away by Amy Bloom. A young Russian woman travels to the USA in the 1920s to start a new life. When she finds out that her baby girl may still be alive in Russia, she travels back. 4.5 stars
De Kok [The Cook] by Martin Suter [Dutch]. When a Sri-Lankan refugee who works as a kitchen hand in a posh Swiss restaurant is fired, he starts a company together with the waitress, preparing aphrodisiac food for couples. 4 stars
Read what new books entered my house… New Arrivals!
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February overview… HERE.
That’s it! What are YOU reading this week?