Sunday, 15 June 2014

Weekly Wrap-Up (15/06/14)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer

THIS WEEK ON MY BLOG:

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?
My Top Ten Favourite Books So Far This Year
FFF: Armchair Travel
Review: Cress

I realised this week that I had the Capcha turned on for comments, sorry! It is now turned off, I hope, please tell me if it is not.

BOOKS I LOVED THIS WEEK:






ADDITIONS TO MY TBR THIS WEEK:
Stacking the Shevles hosted @ Tynga's Reviews
Showcase Sunday hosted @ Books, Biscuits and Tea



Physical:

Enlightenment by Roy Porter
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield
The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath










Kindle:

                                   



THIS WEEK I REAL LIFE:

Nothing of interest to report this week, nothing at all. Oh, the sun did come out, so I got to read outside, that was exciting, except for the sunburn. 

NEXT WEEK ON MY BLOG:

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?
Top Ten Books on my Summer TBR
Waiting on Wednesday: Black Widow: The Finely Woven Thread
Review: Captain America: Winter Soldier
Feature and Follow: Favourite Books So Far this Year
Review: Z For Zachariah
Weekly Wrap-Up

NEXT WEEK IN REAL LIFE:

Next week will just as exciting as this week - sometimes I hate living in the middle of nowhere with no car and no money.

How was your week? Hopefully more eventful than mine.
What wonderful books did you read and receive?

25 comments:

  1. Lol!! The shone came out for us for one day and the rest was very overcast!! Great haul, most I haven't heard of but I'll check them out. Chasing China sounded really good too. Hope you enjoy. http://bookloverslife.blogspot.ie/2014/06/showcase-sunday-june-15th.html

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    1. See I haven't seen it in so long that I forgot how to spell it!! Lol. That should be sun not shone!!

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    2. Haha! I think the sum wore itself out with tha little bit of shining and has gone away again - the weather has gone back to being overcast and drizzly.

      Have a great week Natalie :-)

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  2. I think I love nearly every single one of your physical books this week, so I hope you get to enjoy them too!

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  3. The Secret Garden is a great read! Have you watched the movie (or series)? It's just little heartbreaking to watch though. I'm not familiar with some of your haul but The Bell Jar sounds real ominous HAHA.

    My week's haul

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    1. It is one of my all time favourite movies, so I am really loking forward to reading the book.

      Have a fab week Kathleen :-)

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  4. Such pretty covers :O
    Love your haul of classics, it's been so long since I read The Secret Garden <3
    Happy reading!
    Cora @ Tea Party Princess

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    1. It was the covers that drew me too them.

      Have a lovely week Cora :-)

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  5. Oh, I'd love to re-read The Moonstone by W.W. Collins ! He was such a great novelist. Enjoy and have a great week ;)

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    1. I enjoyed Thw Woman in White of his, so I hope I enjoy the Moonstaone aswell.

      Have a great week Iza :-)

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  6. I'm not familiar with any of the books you got this week, but I hope you enjoy them all! Happy reading!

    SP & STS
    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

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    1. Thanks for stopping by Sandy, have a great week :-)

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  7. I see you are stocking up on classics. I've only read The Secret Garden from your stack. We had one sunny day this week too. Come see what I got this week at Ms. Martin Teaches Media and Inside of a Dog. Happy reading!

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    1. Yep, I am stocking for my next year of university. Lol it seems the sun is being a wee bit timorous this month ;-)

      Have a fab week Kathy.

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  8. Hope you enjoy the new books yo got this week. Happy reading.

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever's Sunday Post

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  9. LOL I do love your picture of 'middle of no-where' , I feel sometimes I have too much going on. Mind, every week is the same though with work, going home, laptop sleep, work, going home…… Oh Sylvia Plath, I really ought to read her one day.
    Have a great week and Happy Reading.
    My Sunday Post is here

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    1. Thanks for stopping by Peggy and you have a great week too :-)

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  10. I had captcha turned on for a long time before I realized it. Oops. :) Awesome that you have Captain America and Black Widow reviews coming up... will look for those. Nice Top Ten post too... I've been thinking about that Hawkeye book...

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    1. I wish I had Black Widow review coming up, but it isn't out yet so it is just a waiting on wednesday post.
      Yes, you should definitely read the Hawkeye comics, they are great.

      Have a great week Greg :-)

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  11. Looks like you got some great books this week! I reread The Secret Garden last summer and was surprised by how much I loved it. Love your middle of nowhere picture! Hope this week gets a little more exciting but maybe no more sunburns!

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    1. Haha yes! no more sunburn, it is healing now so very itchy and peeling - not very nice ;-)

      Happy reading Katherine :-)

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  12. some great books you have there, i loved The Secret Garden and The Moonstone. Hope you enjoy them and have a great week
    Gill x

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    1. It seems that The Secret Garden was a good buy, that I am sure to enjoy.

      Thanks Gill, have a great week :-)

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