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SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady

Just another GR refugee.  Other than that, I had a stroke in 2004, and read almost anything I can get my hands on, though I have a particular weakness for history, mystery, and historical fiction.

Currently reading

Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition
Paul Watson
Progress: 6 %
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
Ed Yong
Progress: 40 %
Wizard's First Rule
Terry Goodkind
Progress: 49 %
Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant
Tracy Borman
Progress: 14 %
Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life
Helen Czerski
Progress: 20 %
The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
Medieval Tastes: Food, Cooking, and the Table (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
Beth Archer Brombert, Massimo Montanari
Progress: 10 %
Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth
Holger Hoock
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari
Progress: 9 %
Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years
John Guy
Progress: 20/512 pages

Summer Book Bingo Update - 15 Read

I have just finished Charity Girl, by Georgette Heyer, which I am claiming as a "comfort read."



So my card now reads:


Sun-Sand-Beach Cover / New Author / First in Series / Movie Made / HF


Graphic Novel / Pub. This Summer / Comfort Read / Boat-Tent-Cabin / Mt. TBR


Romance / Dead Author / Free Space! / Summer Title / Hard Read


Planes-Trains-Road Trip / Mystery / Book Bust / Over 400 / Old Fave


YA or Kid's / Science Fiction / Read on Vacation / Bad Cover / Fantasy



And my books read:


Sun Sand or Beach Cover: The Singer from Memphis, by Gary Corby

New Author: Legacy, by Susan Kay

First in Series: The Aeronaut's Windlass, by Jim Butcher

Movie Made: Practical Magic, by Alice Hoffman

Historical Fiction: Journey to Munich, by Jacqueline Winspear

Published This Summer: League of Dragons, by Naomi Novik

Comfort Read: Charity Girl, by Georgette Heyer

Romance: The Royal We, by Heather Cocks & Jessica Morgan

Dead Author: Sylvester, or the Wicked Uncle, by Georgette Heyer

Summer Title: Summer Knight, by Jim Butcher

Planes, Trains, or Road Trip: Sprig Muslin, by Georgette Heyer

Mystery: Memory in Death, by J.D. Robb

Book Bust: An Unwilling Accomplice, by Charles Todd

Bad Cover: Dear Committee Members, by Julie Schumacher

Fantasy: The Paper Magician, by Charlie N. Holmberg