Read-a-Thon: 1st book

I’ve finished reading my first book of the day, and it was a great choice. I’ll probably 4-star The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt when I add it to my Shelfari list. And I’ll write all about it later. I got stuff to say.
But for now, I’m getting ready to launch into Book 2. I’m not going to announce what it is, because I don’t want to hex it. Let’s just say, it’s one of these
Also — My book line-up today is filled with lots of murder and mayhem. In part, that’s by design, because I’ve included a couple of mystery authors I’ve been wanting to read for a long time. And I intentionally added some faster-paced stuff to the mix. But man, there’s a lot of violent death in my TBR today. That’s jolly!
What else I’ve been doing: Visited the Read-a-Thon page; visited a few blogs; ate oatmeal, drank coffee, and then ate some almond cake (true to form, the Read-a-Thon makes me ravenous); put on daytime clothes
Where I’ve been reading: my chair at the kitchen table; rocking chair in the living room (the best room in the house during the morning hours — and there’s bright sunshine today!)  
I think I might try to read from every seat in the house today. Why not?
How long I’ve been reading: 2.75 hours
How many books I’ve finished reading: 1
Book 2, I hope I like you.

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Reader, librarian, & happy little geek

7 thoughts on “Read-a-Thon: 1st book

  1. Unruly, sounds like you have it all covered. You're doing a great job, what with murder and mayhem and all! Keep up the good work! RAH RAH RAH! You go girl!

    Gwen from Team Trix Cheerleading Squad.

  2. I decided to take a break from my usual lurking and comment on all my favorite blogs for the Read-a-thon. You have a great line-up, I hope you enjoy your day. And I love your blog.

  3. Gwen — Thanks!

    Erin — Yeah, cake's the way to go. : )

    Phaedosia — Thank you for the kind words! Made my day.

    Louise — I've sat in 2 more chairs since the last report. Time to rotate…

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