Monday, March 7, 2011

Monday ~ read, reading, and about to read

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey.  It's "where we gather to share what we have read this past week and what we plan to read this week.  It is a great way to network with other bloggers, see some wonderful blogs, and put new titles on your reading list."

Books read last week
  • What on Earth Have I Done? ~ by Robert Fulghum, 2007, essays, 8/10
  • Original Sinners: Why Genesis Still Matters ~ by John R. Coats, 2009, religion, 9/10
  • The Strange Case of Origami Yoda ~ by Tom Angleberger, 2010, children's, 9/10
  • Joy School ~ by Elizabeth Berg, 1997, fiction, 7/10
Books currently reading
  • Made in America : An Informal History of the English Language in the United States ~ by Bill Bryson, 1994, essays
  • Genesis: A New Translation of the Classic Bible Stories ~ by Stephen Mitchell, 1996, religion 
  • The Five Books of Miriam: A Woman's Commentary on the Torah ~ by Ellen Frankel, 1996, religion
  • Genesis: Soap Opera with a Twist ~ by Bonnie Setliffe Jacobs, 1992, religion 
  • USA ~ by Elizabeth Berg, 1999, history
    Books waiting in the wings
    • Sing You Home ~ by Jodi Picoult, 2011, fiction


    Helen's Book Blog said...

    Ah, Jodi Picoult... I think this summer I'll get some of her books read

    Bonnie Jacobs said...

    This one is Jodi Picoult's latest, which came out six days ago. If you read some of her books this summer, let me know so we can discuss them (at least whether we like or dislike or whatever). Did you see my response to your request for which ones to read first?