Wednesday, July 1, 2020

My Month in Review: June

The Month in Review meme is hosted by Nicole at Feed Your Fiction Addiction.

I note the non-Macmillan books in this post with a star.

Books completed this month:
Something New: Tales from a Makeshift Bride by Lucy Knisley
March Sisters: On Life, Death, and Little Women by Kate Bolick, Jenny Zhang, Carmen Maria Machado, and Jane Smiley (audiobook)*
Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History by Andy Greene*
Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, a Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World by Noah Strycker*
This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Medical Resident by Adam Kay (audio)*
Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America by James Forman Jr.

Books I am currently reading/listening to:
Becoming by Michelle Obama (audio)*
When Women Were Birds: Fifty-Four Variations on Voice by Terry Tempest Williams
Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen by Mary Norris
Check, Please!, Book 2: Sticks and Scones by Ngozi Ukazu
Even the Stiffest People Can Do the Splits: A 4-Week Stretching Plan to Achieve Amazing Health by Eiko*

Books I gave up on:
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson*

What I acquired this month (non-work books):
None. I preordered Isabel Wilkerson's new book, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, from Loyalty Books, an independent bookstore in DC and MD.

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