Monday, March 24, 2014
It's Monday, What Are You Reading?
Books I finished last week:
Finally finished! I received this series for Christmas. I sped through A Game of Thrones, but this one took me almost six weeks to finish. I'm doing something a bit different for the third book. My sister and I carpool together to our schools. It is about a 30-minute ride. We've decided to read A Storm of Swords out loud together during the week and commit to reading two chapters over the weekend. This will no doubt mean the Book 3 will take me even longer, but it will be interesting to read a book this way.
I connected a lot with this memoir, as I too grew up as a teen in the 1990's, in a religious family, although no where near to the degree as the Hartzler family. I like the connection the author made at the end about loving and accepting his father for who he is. I'm have many family members with whom I disagree politically so this perspective was a real eye opener.
This week I'm reading: