WEEKLY UPDATES: BOOKISH DELIGHTS…

Good morning! Today’s post will link up to The Sunday Salon, The Sunday Post and Stacking the Shelves, for weekly updates.

**Mailbox Monday is hosted at the home site: Mailbox Monday.

And let’s join Kathryn, our leader in It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?, at Book Date.

 

I finally finished my third book of the week.  My pattern remained similar to previous weeks.  The first book flew by, the second one competed with other activities, and I was still reading the third one this morning (Saturday).  But I enjoyed each book.  I’m feeling a little under the weather, with a sore throat…unusual for me, since I take allergy pills and other medication for these issues.  I always suspect something in the air, and I did go out and about more this week.

I enjoyed my usual TV shows, although I still have a few to watch on the DVR.  I started a new Netflix series: Northern Rescue, with William Baldwin and Kathleen Robertson.  I also watched some old favorite movies, including one of my old DVDs, St. Elmo’s Fire, a Brat Pack film from the 80s that takes me back to my younger days.

It was a pretty good blogging week, too, and I had fun making new headers for some of my sites.

Let’s grab some more coffee…or even some tea for my sore throat…and take a closer look at my week.

LAST WEEK ON THE BLOGS:

Sunday Potpourri:  Happy Easter!

Tuesday Excerpts:  “The Better Sister”

Tuesday Potpourri:  Lovely Books Tumbling Down…

Hump Day Immersion in Books…

Buried in Books:  A Journey

Coffee Chat:  Spring Break, Etc.

Bookish Friday:  “The Girl He Used to Know”

Review:  Sunset Beach, by Mary Kay Andrews (NG-5/7)Review:  My Lovely Wife, by Samantha DowningReview:  The Girl He Used to Know, by Tracey Garvis Graves 

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INCOMING BOOKS (Titles/Covers Linked to Amazon)

Empty physical mailbox!  But…two lovely NetGalley ARCs THREE!  came via my inbox.  I found another title tucked in a hidden spot on my notebook! Then…I downloaded four purchases.

NetGalley:

The Long Call (e-book), by Ann Cleeves (Release – 9/3)

Mrs. Everything (e-book), by Jennifer Weiner – (Release – 6/11)

 

Twenty-One Truths About Love (e-book), by Matthew Dicks – Release Date: (10/15)

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Purchases:

The Mother-in-Law, by Sally Hepworth

I Know Who You Are, by Alice Feeney

The Missing Years, by Lexie Elliott

Stone Mothers, by Erin Kelly

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WHAT’S NEXT?

Currently Reading:  Someone Knows, by Lisa Scottoline

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That was my week.  What did yours look like? Last week, I enjoyed a slice of pumpkin pie a la mode…and forgot to post it!

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