Good Books & Good Wine Update

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren. It’s Monday What Are You Reading is hosted by One Person’s Journey Through A World of Books.

Endless Summer by Jennifer Echols
Trickster’s Choice by Tamora Pierce
Trickster’s Queen by Tamora Pierce
The Life And Times of The Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson
Gringolandia by Lyn Miller-Lachman
Incarceron by Catherine Fisher

Shade by Jeri Smith-Ready

For Review:
Heart of Lies by M.L. Malcom
Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

As For Reading Progress:
Last Week I Read:
Gringolandia by Lyn Miller-Lachman
Ascendant by Diana Peterfreund
The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
The Boys Next Door by Jennifer Echols
Endless Summer by Jennifer Echols

I Am Currently Reading:
Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell – according to my calculator I am 58% done with it
The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle – gorgeous so far, am halfway done with it

I Plan To Read:
The Way of Shadows by Brent Weeks – Allison of the Allure of Books and I are taking this on as a partner read
The Mosts by Melissa Senate
Sleepless by Cyn Balog
Shadow of the Swords by Kamra Pasha

About April (Books&Wine)

April is in her 30s and created Good Books And Good Wine. She works for a non-profit. April always has a book on hand. In her free time she can be found binge watching The Office with her husband and toddler, spending way too much time on Pinterest or exploring her neighborhood.


  1. yay for Tamora Pierce! I just read the Song of the Lioness quartet about a month ago and liked it a lot. Hopefully those are good too.

  2. Kris (Voracious YAppetite) says

    I'm waiting on Endless Summer at my library and I can't wait to read Paranormalcy! I still haven't read anything by Tamora Pierce. Awesome books this week, enjoy!!

  3. Oooh I also got Endless Summer this week but I haven't read it yet. Hope you like the Daughter of the Lioness duology, I liked it even better than the Song of the Lioness series.

  4. loreleimarsh says

    Nice loot. Can't wait to see what you think of them!

  5. Oh my, Tamora Pierce! Those two are really good, not as great as Song of the Lioness IMO but still awesome. And the Westing Game, I loved that book when I was a kid.

  6. Oh my, the music is so loud! You´re so funny, loved your books, wish I could win books to review too!

  7. April (BooksandWine) says

    Allison – I am SO excited to finally read Tamora Pierce.

    Kris – Endless Summer was fairly decent. I am wicked excited about Paranormalcy.

    Chachic – I am glad you like Tamora Pierce, it makes my purchase feel more validated!

    Loreleimarsh – I'll be posting reviews of what I got, as I read!

    Amelia – I loved the Westing Game and wish I had read it as a kid.

    Carol – Enter contests throughout the blogosphere. Usually there are some good international contests, too if you are international.

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