I am a slow reader. Thus, this is a slow page, a gradual collection of four and five star books that I have read. You could wait a while for the next book because the books I finish are sometimes three stars (okay read). And the others? I gave up on them before page fifty.
Books by Indie Authors
I have made a commitment to reading indie authors and ask you to do the same. Do you read 200 books a year? Make 10 of them by new and self-published authors. It won’t break the bank.
the entire book.
|I wanted to know the ending.||The protagonist was believable.||The antagonist was believable.||The book was well edited.|
|How to Travel While Being Dirt Cheap by Hugo Morel*||yes||non-fiction travel; great information||n/a||n/a||additional editing necessary|
|The Therapist by Kelly Holm||yes||yes||not entirely||yes||no|
|Reflection of Memories by Tesa Jones||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|The Bahawre Legend & The Bahawre Covenant by Chris L. Meyers||yes; I have not read the 3rd in series yet.||yes||yes||yes||additional editing necessary|
|Unlonely Planet by Billy Curry*||yes||non-fiction travel; informative and amusing|
|Pumpkin Farmer by Michael Hughes||yes||yes||yes||not as much||yes|
Books I’ve Read Recently (recently means that I still remember reading it). The highlighted books are my favorites. Symbols: *book club choice; ^independent choice; ! plucked from my bookshelf; %recommended to me. All of these are recommended.
- ^Reflection of Memories by Tesa Jones
- *Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister
- *The Red Lotus by Chris Bohjalian
- *The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai
- ^Recursion by Blake Crouch
- ^Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan
- ^Love and Summer by William Trevor
- *The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson
- %There There by Tommy Orange
- ^The Trials of Hercules by Tammie Painter
- *Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love by Dani Shapiro
- *The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See
- *The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir by Jennifer Ryan
- ^Jack of Spades by Joyce Carol Oates
- *Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
- *Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
- ^A Conspiracy of Truths by Alexandra Rowland
- %Whose Body by Dorothy L. Sayers
- !Gardener to the King by Frederic Richaud