Monthly Archives: September 2013

Wednesday Hodgepodge on Friday

1. What’s the best thing about growing older? The best thing about growing old is that I have a sense of perspective. I don’t get as upset about things as I used to. I can see the “big picture” now … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–137

I have read the 137th book for the book challenge. It was How The Light Gets In: A Chief Inspector Armand Gamache Novel by Louise Penny. Chief Inspector Gamache’s homicide division is in shambles. Most of his inspectors and trusted … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Toy Story

What was your favorite plaything as a child? Do you see any connection between your life now, and your favorite childhood toy? Photographers, artists, poets: show us MEMENTO. My favorite thing as a child was books. But I did have … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–136

I have read the 136th book for the book challenge. It was Post-Mortem (Kay Scarpetta Mysteries) by Patricia Cornwall. Someone is raping and murdering women in their homes in Richmond and Kay Scarpetta means to discover who he is. The … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–135

I have finished the 135th book for the book challenge. It was Dark Road To Darjeeling (A Lady Julia Grey Novel) by Deanna Raybourn. Lady Julia and Nicholas Brisbane are honeymooning in Egypt when Plum and Portia arrive and beg … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–134

I have read the 134th book for the book challenge. It was Full Speed (Janet Evanovich’s Full Series) by Janet Evanovich. Jamie and Max set off for Sweet Pea, Tennessee but on the way there, Max tells Jamie he doesn’t … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–133

I have finished the 133rd book for the book challenge. It was Motor Mouth: An Alexandra Barnaby Novel by Janet Evanovich. Barney has broken up with Sam Hooker but is working as his spotter at NASCAR. She broke up with him … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–132

I have read the 132nd book for the book challenge. It was Hidden Depths: A Vera Stanhope Novel by Ann Cleeves. Seventeen-year-old Luke Armstrong is found dead in his home. He has been strangled and submerged in the bathtub and … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–131

I have finished the 131st book for the book challenge. It was The Potter’s Field (An Inspector Montalbano Mystery) Andrea Camilleri. Inspector Montalbano is called to a clay field to find a dismembered and disfigured body in a garbage bag. … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–130

I have read the 130th book for the book challenge. It was The Memory Key: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel by Conor Fitzgerald. Commissario Alec Blume is drawn into an investigation of the murder of one woman  and the attempted … Continue reading

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