Contents of blog copyright Book Dragon's Lair 2009-2023
I've been gone a while. I started reading fanfiction to escape and I got sucked in an abyss.

I have no idea if someone else is hosting similar challenges. I just grabbed some of what I have hosted before.

Here's to a happy year of great reading
Jan2023: Not much has changed. Writing a fanfiction now O_o as well as reading but I bought 7 new books in December and hope to get those read soon. Crossing fingers about adding challenges (late!)

Monday, July 25, 2011

Happy Monday

Not sure if it's really a happy Monday. I'm still in the car :-( Five days of vacation and that included four days of driving 5 hours/day. We could have done it quicker but it was better for my parents to split up the driving. You'll have to wait to hear about the vacation.

I have plans to make cookies and chocolate zucchini bread to take to the reunion. Wonder if I did? (no cookies but the bread came out tasty)

This was scheduled for today and updated before I left with no idea if I'd be able to update again while on vacation. I did received some great books before I left and had a hard time not changing my pile of books to take! (free wifi at lunch time - hotel last night charged for internet!)

Hope everyone has plans for a great week.

Mailbox Monday is a place to share all the wonderful books that have come to live in your home– including paper books, e-books and audio books. Mailbox Monday was started by Marcia of The Printed Page. When Marcia was ready to move on from being the weekly host, she was kind enough to set up the Mailbox Monday Blog Tour. Check it out so you know where to go next month.

July's host is Gwendolyn at A Sea of Books (blog link, not post link).

Received for Review:
Bodyguards in Bed, anthology by Lucy Monroe, Jamie Denton and Elisabeth Naughton
He Stopped Loving Her Today by Jack Isenhour
Telling Lies by Cathi Stoler
Eyewall by H.W. "Buzz" Bernard

One Summer by JoAnn Ross
Sentenced to Death by Lorna Barrett
Knitting by Anne Bartlett
Catwings by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Dragon in the Driveway by Kate Klimo
Bewitching by Jill Barnett

What are you Reading?

is a weekly Monday meme hosted by Shelia at Book Journey. Post what you read last week and what you're planning to read this week then link to Shelia's post. Then visit, visit, visit! She has a comment contest going on each week tied to the meme.

Catwings (before I left)
How to Wash a Cat (in the car)
I Call Death Dad

Currently Reading: Took on vacation:
White Sleeper
A Cat Under the Mistletoe
Just Like Heaven
One Summer

Killer Weekend
How to Wash a Cat
Repairing Rainbows
Zamora's Ultimate Challenge - started
Home for the Holidays
and a number of ebooks on my laptop ;)

Started, sort of reading:
Repairing Rainbows
Bullet Work
Night's Landing
Dirty Secret
How to Wash a Cat ~finished
Ancient Awakenings
Orange as Marmalade
The Search
The Crafty Killer
Linus Pauling and the Chemistry of Life
The Haunted eBook
Drawn to the Land
What the Cat Dragged in
The Gathering Storm

Planning to start/re-read:
something from my "need to review" list


Need to Review-keep a running total and cross off as completed:
(this list is way too long and if they've been reviewed I didn't label them correctly!)

Spin the Plate, short story (current read)
A Modern Witch (current read)
Kekula (current read)
The Man Who Loved Books Too Much
True North
Whiskey Gulf
A Circle of Souls
Benny & Shrimp
The Right Side of the Tracks
Miracle in Sumatra
The Tallest of smalls
Nine Things Nathan Noticed at Night
Second Chance
Red in the Flower Bed

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