Thursday, September 6, 2012

Feature and Follow (2)

Hi all!  I had a lot of fun meeting some new people during last week's Feature and Follow, so I figured I'd do it again this week.  F+F is hosted by Parajunkee's View and Alison Can Read--stop by either of their blogs to check it out!

This week's question: What are you reading right now?  How do you like it?

Right now, I'm reading Jane Green's The Beach House (book cover photo in sidebar).  So far, I love it!  I enjoy women's fiction that feels "smart"...books that go beyond shopping and dreamy boys and impossibly silly situations, and that deal with real-life relationship issues.  This book does that.  I'm about 50% done, so I should have a full review for you next week...but so far, it looks like it will be a good one!



I also just started a new audiobook--The Mermaid Chair, by Sue Monk Kidd.  I am still only on the first disc, so no big review yet, but I will say I enjoy the narrator quite a bit.

What are you reading this weekend?

15 comments:

  1. I read The Mermaid Chair a while back. I wish I could remember more about it. All I really remember is that I liked The Secret Life of Bees better ;)

    I've seen The Beach House floating around the blogosphere lately, I'll look forward to your review.

    New follower here and on Twitter
    The Relentless Reader

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  2. Here's my FF.. :)
    Happy weekend!
    *New follower. :)

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  3. Glad you like it
    New Follower
    Check out MY FF

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  4. I read that book last year and fell in love with it. Awesome read.

    New follower
    My FF

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  5. Hope you enjoy reading your book!

    New follower :)
    here's our Follow Friday

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  6. Glad you are enjoying your book!

    New follower via GFC
    My FF

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  7. Nice to hear you like your book.

    http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com/2012/09/feature-follow.html

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  8. I read The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair is on my TBR list (and it is sitting on my bookshelf)- I look forward to reading your thought on it. The Beach House sounds like a great book!

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  9. I've wanted to check out Jane Green's books for a long time; I'll definitely keep this one in mind.

    Thanks for stopping by and following! Following you back via GFC.

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  10. Pretty cover! :)

    *New GFC follower*

    I'd love for you to check out my FF @ Between the Bind.

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  11. new follower. I never heard of that book, hope you like it.
    Follow Friday Hop

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  12. Thanks for visiting my blog. Followed you back. :)

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  13. I keep seeing Jane Green's books in the local charity shop, maybe I should try her out.
    I’m a new follower through FF, my blog is here: http://rinnreads.blogspot.com =)
    Rinn

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  14. It's nice to read things that aren't always silliness, I agree... although I usually foray into Adult Fiction or Fantasy... it can be so gritty!

    New follower here!

    http://littlesqueed.blogspot.com/2012/09/book-blogger-hop-and-follow-me-friday.html

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