Today is October 7, 2013. This year so far, I have read 57 books toward my initial goal of 52 for 2013. I still haven’t decided how high I’d like to re-set my goal.
Right now I’m reading Doctor Sleep, Stephen King’s sequel to The Shining. I’ve put any other reading projects on hold to try to get through this big boy, because it’s on short loan from a friend who has it from the library. My plan was to be done with it by today, but I ended up sick as a dog (and hibernating like a bear) all weekend, so I haven’t hit that goal… hoping that I can get it done before it’s due!
I recently finished reading The Elite and Pride of Baghdad. I’m moderately anxious for the third book in Cass’s series to come out. Pride was deeply disturbing, but then again, maybe a parable about war and captivity should be….