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March 2012 Wrap-Up: Books and Reviews

April 2, 2012

Ye Grande Olde TBR(e) Challenge Update

I started March with 264 unread books sitting around my house. And I ended with … *drumroll* …263! Not quite as impressive as last month’s -6, but still in the negative numbers, so that’s all to the good.

…anyways, let’s take a look at the breakdown:

Neutral books – Read, but don’t affect the TBR pile

Audiobooks
Heat: An Amateur’s Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany by Bill Buford
Chime by Franny Billingsley
Faery Tales & Nightmares by Melissa Marr

Read but not owned
A Red Herring Without Mustard by Alan Bradley
The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
Steampunk!: An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories edited by Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant

Re-Reads
The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman

Changes to the TBR pile

Read from my TBR pile (huzzah!)
Fast Ships, Black Sails ed. by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The Mirage by Matt Ruff
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Beauty Queens by Libba Bray
The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran

 


Acquired and Read (um… huzzah?)
The Solitary House by Lynn Shepherd

 
Added to my TBR pile (shame!)
Plain Kate by Erin Bow (Darla’s fault) Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language by Patricia T. O’Conner and Stewart Kellerman
The Master of Heathcrest Hall by Galen Beckett The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach by Anthony Bourdain  

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4 Comments leave one →
  1. April 2, 2012 8:31 am

    You will LOVE The Fault in Our Stars!! I read it and it is now my favorite book of the year.

    • April 4, 2012 11:31 am

      I did love it! You can get to my review by clicking on the cover, or the link on the title.

  2. April 14, 2012 7:26 pm

    Ooh, I like Plain Kate. Good addition to Mount TBR :)

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