MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood (the third book of the MaddAdam trilogy, after Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood. Fantastic...I wish there were more, but Atwood does the perfect amount of tying up so that I don't NEED there to be another one to feel like the story is done. I want to re-listen to the whole trilogy now. It's complex enough that I'm sure there are connections and intertwining threads I've missed.) (2013)

atwood's MaddAddam, the final installation of the Oryx and Crake dystopian trilogy!

Daring Greatly by Brene Brown (LOVED it. Full thoughts on Erin Reads!) (2013)

Possible to read: Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead: Brene Brown. Beautiful book on vulnerability.

The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje cover ( (2014)

The English Patient - A tough read but worth wading through. have seen the movie too and loved the soundtrack.

Thoughts on “Eleanor & Park" by Rainbow Rowell ( (2014)

I picked up Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell on a recent trip to the library because the cover looked familiar and I needed an audiobook for last month

Thoughts on “Sovay” by Celia Rees (Audiobook) (2014)

In 1794 England, the rich and beautiful Sovay, disguised as a highwayman, acquires papers that could lead to her father's arrest for treason, and soon her newly-awakened political consciousness leads her and a compatriot to France during the Revolution.

Thoughts on “Fangirl” by Rainbow Rowell (audiobook) (2014)

Fangirl Author: Rainbow Rowell Published: September 2013 by St. Martin’s Griffin GoodReads Summary: A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love. Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan . But for Cath, [.

Thoughts on “Wolf Hall” and “Bring Up the Bodies” by Hilary Mantel ( (2014)

I put Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel on my TBR Pile Challenge list because, well, it’s been on my TBR list and then shelf since it came out!

"Frog Music" by Emma Donoghue (audiobook) ( (2014)

Frog Music: A Novel by Emma Donoghue, Burlesque dancer Blanche Beunon tries to discover who murdered her friend Jenny, who was shot through a window in a railroad saloon in 1876 San Francisco, amidst a record-breaking heat wave and smallpox epidemic.

The Big Over Easy by Jasper Fforde (audiobook) ( (2014)

The Big Over Easy - Jasper Fforde A det. in the Nursery Tale Crime Dept. solves what really happened Humpty Dumpty This writer is freakin' creative

Mrs Lincoln's Rival by Jennifer Chiaverini (Audiobook) (2014)

Lincoln's Rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini. (Dutton, This book reveals the famous First Lady's very public social and political contest with Kate Chase Sprague, memorialized as 'one of the most remarkable women ever known to Washington society.