Bookish Update: February 2013

bookish updates

Currently reading: Hilary Reyl, Lessons in French

Books read in February:

  1. Phillip Rock, The Passing Bells
  2. Alicia Thompson, Psych Major Syndrome
  3. Tayeb Salih, The Wedding of Zein and Other Sudanese Stories
  4. Claudia J. Edwards, Taming the Forest King
  5. Anne Fortier, Juliet
  6. Gail Carriger, Etiquette & Espionage
  7. Kathryn Miller Haines, The Winter of Her Discontent

Favorite book of the month: Etiquette & Espionage — a finishing school that teaches young ladies how to be spies? To quote Liz Lemon, “I want to go to there!”

Least favorite book of the month: Juliet — cool premise, horribly annoying heroine.

Books acquired in February:

  1. Hilary Reyl, Lessons in French
  2. Liza Palmer, A Field Guide to Burying Your Parents
  3. Kristan Higgins, The Best Man
  4. Jennifer Echols, Star Crossed

Clearly I am craving the light and fluffy these days! But I’m proud of myself for only acquiring three four new books. 🙂 Onward to March!

2 thoughts on “Bookish Update: February 2013

  1. Iris says:

    I really like the format you use for these (I have a feeling I might have said that before?)

    I haven’t read any of these. I am sorry to hear about Juliet. Which ones would be your first recommendation out of that list though?

    • Christina says:

      Hmm…well, personally, I enjoyed Etiquette & Espionage the most. It’s just a lot of fun! I also very much liked The Wedding of Zein because it taught me a little bit about the culture of Sudan, which I know basically nothing about.

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