June 22, 2014

The Relentless Weekly Wrap-Up 06/22/14





On the Blog:

The Best Books I've Read So Far This Year

The Books on my Summer TBR

The Literary Blog Hop Giveaway

Read:

The Map Thief by Michael Blanding

The Conditions of Love by Dale M. Kushner

The Tilted World by Tom Franklin

Currently Reading:


California by Edan Lepucki

Upcoming:



Around the Blogosphere:


There's a new group on Facebook dedicated to reading short stories. The Short Story Society is the place to be. Anyone is welcome, come read with us!

Other Business:

I'm out of town this weekend to celebrate a family member's high school graduation. I hope that you and yours are having a great one! What's up with you? Let me know in the comments.

Don't forget to enter my Literary Blog Hop giveaway!

14 comments:

  1. Summer House with Swimming Pool is on my upcoming list as well - my first foray into Koch! I've also been seeing California around - will be interested to hear your thoughts.

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    1. I really liked Koch's The Dinner so I have high hopes for Summer House :D California was GREAT.

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  2. I really liked Summer House, but it's pretty dark. :)

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    1. I looooove me a dark, dark tale :D

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  3. I was looking at The Map Thief at the bookstore the other day. It looks interesting.

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    1. I really liked it, Heidi! Full of nerdy good information :D

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  4. You've had a busy week on the blog! I need to go back and read your posts. I love short stories though I rarely read them. I may have to become a honorary member of the group. :-) I hope you have a good time with family.

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    1. I like short stories too but I almost forget they exist for some reason. I'm hoping that the FB group will remind me to tackle them!

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  5. Both your books are new to me. Enjoy the graduation party!

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  6. I'm listening to The Map Thief this week and am loving it. It is just so good! Hope you had a great weekend!

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    1. It's nerdy good isn't it?? I really enjoyed it.

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  7. Looking forward to your thoughts on The Map Thief!
    I belong to the Short Story Society :)

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    1. I should really get going on some actual book reviews around here ;)

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