|Books from Nath:|
Jill Shalvis, Gini Koch, Katie MacAllister
Sunday we went shopping at one of our big outlet malls in New Jersey for about six hours or so. The ladies are seasoned shoppers, and I promise I didn't faint, lol! Then I rushed over to my brother's house to visit with my youngest brother and sister-in-law who arrived from Orlando at the same time as Nath and Emilie. On Monday, I left work early and Nath and Emilie and I went over to my family's house for a get together and a family dinner with everyone, this way combining both visits for me. No time to read or blog people, but a great time!
Mariana at the Blogger Bar Bash afterwards where we chatted for a while with other bloggers, Nath, Librarian of the Year Wendy, KristieJ, Lusty Reader, Christine, author L.B. Gregg and other bloggers who came around on and off (although I missed meeting Rosie!). The table was grand central. It was such a pleasure to meet them all and lots of fun!
|Books from Tabitha:|
Patti O'Shea, Laura Griffin, Jill Shalvis
Kathleen O'Reilly, HelenKay Dimon
Thursday I worked past 7:00 pm... got home and collapsed! Friday, I basically did all the things I should have done during the week at home, ran errands and actually saw that stranger I refer to as husband! (and finished a book, yay)
|Madeline Hunter, Jodi Thomas,|
Lisa Dale, Heather Webber,
Diana Gabaldon, Julie Kagawa
Later that same day, they decided to do some more shopping and
So here I am... it's July and the long Holiday weekend's here. Time to relax. And after that long post, finally here are my June reads which thankfully are not many!
Total June Reads: 10
Contemporary: 2 (Women's Fiction: 1, Romance: 1)
Historical Romance: 4
LGBT: 3 (Fiction: 1, Romance: 1, Mystery: 1)
Urban Fantasy: 1
- Slant by Timothy Wang: B+
- Sunset Bridge (Happiness Key Series) by Emilie Richards: B+
- The Salisbury Key by Harper Fox: B+
- More Than a Mistress by Mary Balogh: B+
- Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5) by Ilona Andrews: B
- Her Wyoming Man by Cheryl St. John : B
- Come Unto These Yellow Sands by Josh Lanyon: B
- Just Like Heaven by Julia Quinn: B
- The Darkest Sin by Caroline Richards: C+
- Bodyguards in Bed by Lucy Monroe, Jamie Denton, Elisabeth Naughton: C+
- Pleasure Me by Monica Burns: DNF
Note that I have one DNF listed this month. I usually place books back in my TBR and read them later, but in this case I really tried to read Pleasure Me by Monica Burns. I read half way through before deciding that this book is not for me. :)
Upcoming reviews and minis for the books I missed reviewing in June. So how was your month? My top read in June was Slant by Timothy Wang... how about you? Which book was your favorite?