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Weekly Monday Round-up (September 5, 2016)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? is hosted by Kathryn at the Book Date.

Visit the Book Date to see what various other book bloggers have been up to in the past week.

Book I started reading last week but haven't finished:
What the Butler Saw: Two Hundred and Fifty Years of the Servant Problem by E. S. Turner.

Still reading (was planning to finish on the weekend, but accidentally left it at work):
Show Me the Magic: Travels Round Benin by Taxi by Annie Caulfield.

Reading challenge progress:
Unchanged from last week.

DVDs I watched last week:
Still watching The Hobbit appendixes.

Other things I did last week:
Went to a concert on Friday: The Icelandic Symphony Orchestra playing 10 popular classical pieces chosen by vote, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Icelandic State Radio.

Last week's book haul: (more about those tomorrow)


Bookish said…
Oh wow, that concert sounds amazing as I love classical music! I never get the chance to see it performed live any more though.

Looking forward to seeing what you think of the Fables stories, I'm up to #9 and enjoying them a lot :)

Happy reading and watching!
Beth F said…
Fables and Bone! Woot!
You have a lot of great books here! I hope you enjoy them.

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Bibliophile said…
Bookish, the concert was lovely. I'm already wanting to go to another one - a showing of Disney's Fantasia with live music.

I have read a couple of other Fables books and enjoyed them hugely. I was led to them through the Sandman Presents books.

Beth, yes indeed. Looking forward to reading them.
Greg said…
Sounds like a great concert! And The Hobbit appendixes... that reminds me, i haven't seen those movies yet. I saw the beginning of the first one and then something came up and I never saw the rest! I need to get on that.

I did read some of the Bone stuff and liked them a lot. I should re- read and finish the story.
Kathryn T said…
Concert sounds great. While not a graphic novels reader really I know Bone was popular amongst some of my students when I was teaching.

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