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3 Months Worth of Blogging????

Darn it, as much as I want to keep up with this blog, it's hard. Working full time, reading, Facebook, Twitter, life. I guess blogging takes a back seat.

Anyway, I've read quite a bit over the last 3 here goes:

MAY 2013 books:
Don't Go - Lisa Scottoline (Kindle)
Fly Away - Kristin Hannah (Kindle)
Sea Glass Island - Sherryl Woods (Kindle)
Wind Chime Point - Sherryl Woods (Kindle)
Not Quite Dating - Catherine Bybee (Kindle)
Taking Eve - Iris Johansen (Hardback)
Not Quite Mine - Catherine Bybee (Kindle)
Born to be Wilde - Janelle Denison (Kindle)
Savin' Me - Alannah Lynne (Kindle)

JUNE 2013 books:
Drive Me Crazy - Marquita Valentine (Kindle)
Just One Kiss- Susan Mallery (Kindle)
Four to Score - Janet Evanovich (paperback)
Angel Baby - Leslie Kelly (Kindle)
Home to Whiskey Creek - Brenda Novak (Kindle)
12th of Never - James Patterson (hardback)
Starting Now - Debbie Macomber (hardback)
Two of a Kind - Susan Mallery (Kindle)

JULY 2013 books:
Stolen - Allison Brennan (Kindle)
Hot Six - Janet Evanovich (paperback)
The Sins of the Mother - Danielle Steel (hardback)
The Newcomer - Robyn Carr (Kindle)
Joyland - Stephen King (paperback)
California Homecoming - Casey Dawes (Kindle)
The Second Chance Cafe - Alison Kent (Kindle)
Chick-O-Saurus Rex (children's book) - Lenore & Daniel Jennewein (hardback)

And so far in August I've read Perfect Fling by Carly Phillips and am 100 pages into Daddy's Gone A Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark. Still 9% ahead of my schedule of reading 105 books this year.


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