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It’s Monday What are you Reading?

January 14, 2013

It's Monday, What are you Reading copyThis is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at Book Journey. It’s all about sharing what we’ve been reading and what we plan to read over the next week.

I’ve not had a hugely succesful blogging or reading week this week. As always I’ve been really busy with the little ones and the house but I have loads to catch up on so hopefully this week will be a little more productive!

This week I finished reading The First Last Kiss by Ali Harris. This is an absolutely stunning book and it just has to be read. It tells the story of a relationship through flash backs and you slowly build a picture. It works to perfection and I enjoyed every page. There are many ups and downs and you will both laugh and cry. In fact I cried more over this book than any I have read previously, but it was worth it! The book comes out on the 17th so pre-order it here.


I have almost finished Persuasion by Jane Austen which I was re-reading this week.

This week I will be making a start on Laura’s Handmade Life by Amanda Addison, it’s about a woman who loses all her vintage clothes in a fire and has to start from scratch! I’m really looking forward to reading it and I’m hoping to include it in my vintage reading group which I will be posting about later in the week.


I’ve added two new books to my ‘to-read’ list they are A Vintage Affair by Isabel Wolff and Before I Met You by Lisa Jewell. These both look great I read a few Lisa Jewell books years ago and really enjoyed them and this one has quite a vintage theme so I’m sure this one will be perfect.

Before I Met YouVintage Affair

I hope everyone has a great week, enjoy your books. What are you reading?

  • Reply
    January 14, 2013 at 9:12 am

    Looking forward to reading The First Last Kiss eventually – great books 😀

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    shelleyrae @ Book'd Out
    January 14, 2013 at 9:44 am

    Laura’s Handmade Life sounds delightful! Have a great reading week!

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    January 14, 2013 at 10:04 am

    Don’t these sound great?! Thank you for sharing them.

    Here’s my It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? I’d love to have you stop by!

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    January 14, 2013 at 2:05 pm

    I’ve been wanting to read the First Last Kiss! Have a great reading week!

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    January 14, 2013 at 2:44 pm

    A friend of mine read A Vintage Affair and loved it. Love Jane Austen

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    Sheila (Book Journey)
    January 14, 2013 at 3:24 pm

    You have some fun books going! Enjoy them!

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    Ciska (@_Ciska_)
    January 14, 2013 at 4:51 pm

    The First Last Kiss sounds very nice. I have been seeing that book around a couple of times the last weeks and it keeps attracting me. Good to see you liked it.

    Thanks for stopping by on my blog!

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