Bookish Blerd

I'm a book buying junkie who buys books faster than I can read them. But what better way is there to live than surrounded by books?! I read as much as I can and I do my best to give coherent reviews...which doesn't always happen.  I enjoy many genres, which is likely the reason I struggle with deciding my next read.

Silly Hubby...

left me to my own devices in a store that sold, among other things, books.  I went on a road trip with hubby (he's a trucker), and I'm not allowed to go inside some of the refineries.  Usually he drops me at the truck stop where I sit and read.  This time it was a shopping center, and after having some coffee and reading for a bit, I decided to hit the Target.  It was early morning and the store hadn't been open for very long.  The staff was still stocking shelves.  It was the perfect set up.  Time to kill and lots of quiet.  And of course the first aisle I came upon was the books.  And I found this: 

It's been on my wishlist since it was pre-order.  Of course I had to get it.


When we came home from our trip, this had come in the mail:

Jawsome!  I won it in a giveaway.  Good book week!

Currently reading

A Christmas Cornucopia: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Yuletide Traditions
Mark Forsyth
Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits: A Novel
David Wong
Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits
David Wong, Christy Carlson Romano
Progress: 540/939 minutes
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling
Dean Koontz
Twice Bitten
Crystal Green, Erica Orloff
Master and Commander (Aubrey/Maturin, #1)
Patrick O'Brian