Weekly Reading Roundup

The week

This week, I had a lovely evening trip and meal with the volunteers from the school library. Every year, we’re invited to an evening out. We went to visit a fortification from the second world war where we had an interesting tour. After that, a nice organic meal (I order a Diet Coke to start with, oops!).

Also, it was the weekend of the 24 Hour Readathon! I read one book, but that was fine. I didn’t read for the whole 24 hours, but I tried to fit in reading as much as I could.

And another great thing is, that one of my customers’ book is ready and will be published at the end of the month. It’s in Dutch, a really fun YA novel.

Books I finished in the last week: 2

A gift to Remember by Melissa HilThe Circle by David Eggers

A Gift to Remember by Melissa Hill. A woman on her bicycle runs into a man who ends up in hospital with amnesia. She tries to find out who he is and whether he has a family waiting at home.  5 stars

The Circle by Dave Eggers. A young woman starts working at The Circle, an internet company that wants to connect all information from everyone on the planet in one big system. 5 stars

Books I’m reading & planning to read

Etched in Sand by Regina Calcaterra Vallen als het heet is by Jelmer JepsenMacBeth


Not a Drop to Drink by Mindy McGinnisThe Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis

Not a Drop to Drink by Mindy McGinnis. A post-apocalyptic story about a girl living with her mother on a farm near a pond. They shoot everyone that comes near, because water is very, very precious. 5 stars

The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis [Review in Dutch] Hattie Shepherd’s life as experienced through the eyes of her many children. 4 stars


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That’s it!

What are you reading this week?

About Leeswammes
I'm owner and editor at bookhelpline.com. In my free time, I read and review books on my two blogs, Leeswammes' Blog and De Boekblogger.

3 Responses to Weekly Reading Roundup

  1. Two five star reads this week! I’ll have to check them out

    Have a fab reading week

    Shelleyrae @ Book’d Out

  2. I love fortifications!! which one did you visit?
    It is so great to hear your business is doing so well!!

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