Would you like to try a book that might be a bit fresh in characters and plot? I suggest The Never-Open Desert Diner by James Anderson for lovely change. My full review is here.
I'm reading some powerful stories: Margaret Atwood's The Testaments and Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch.
There's a lot going on with the Cybils right now. The 2019 Cybils judges will be announced on September 18. Nominations for the 2019 Cybils will open on October 1. I like to think carefully about my list of nominations, always trying to see if I can nominate at least one book for each category. Maybe you would like to start working on your list of nominations, too. Here are the categories for the Cybils:
My sister and her husband and my husband and I have all returned, safe and sound, from our adventures in Utah. We took six hikes over six days for a grand total of 29.05 miles. That's 18 hours and 55 minutes of hiking. I'll be posting hike updates each Wednesday for six weeks, including the hike I posted last Wednesday. Here's a little video of some of our highlights.
What was your week like?
Did you read some good books? We'd like to hear about them.
What other bookish things did you do? What else is going on in your life?
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