Weekly Wrap-Up (March 24)

This has been one of those weeks that went by in a flash and I can’t remember a single thing about it. Apart from a gloriously sunny day on Friday and feeling like just maybe Spring has indeed finally arrived.

Other than that though, I’ve got nothing. I lead such an exciting life. πŸ˜‚

So, on to the books. That’s why we’re all here anyway, right.

| BOOKS I READ THIS WEEK |

Not bad, eh? Look at me squeezing in books from my own TBR. I’m also almost halfway through the new Harlan Coben and have finally started the C.J. Sansom series in between. I’m also listening to an audiobook over breakfast each morning. Slow going but it works for me as one or two chapters is apparently as far as my attention span will stretch.

| BOOKS I BOUGHT THIS WEEK |

Why yes, I am collecting Harlan Coben books. Why do you ask? πŸ˜‰

I’m also not buying any more books until April 4th. Really. After that, all bets are off.

| BOOK POST THAT LANDED ON MY DOORSTEP THIS WEEK |

So excited about these. All for blog tours and as you can see up above, already read one of them. Huge thanks to Riverrun, Quercus and Simon & Schuster.

| ON THE BLOG THIS PAST WEEK |

Monday : Took the day off

Tuesday : Joined the blog tour for Mama’s Gone by Leopold Borstinski

Wednesday : Hosted a stop on the blog blitz for A Body in the Lakes by Graham Smith and shared My Week in Books

Thursday : Joined the blog blitz for Toys in the Dust by N.M. Brown

Friday : Shared my review for Beautiful Bad by Annie Ward

Saturday : Took another day off

Sunday : Weekly Wrap-Up

Two reviews per week? I can live with this. πŸ˜‚

| NEXT WEEK ON NOVEL DEELIGHTS |

Monday : Nothing planned

Tuesday : Blog tour | Review | Nobody’s Wife by Laura Pearson

Wednesday : This Week in Books

Thursday : Review | Whatever Happened to Betsy Blake by David B. Lyons

Friday : Blog tour | Review | She Lies in Wait by Gytha Lodge

Saturday : Nothing planned

Sunday : Weekly Wrap-Up

For once, I’m actually ahead. I have one of these reviews still to write but other than that, I’m totally winning! πŸ˜‚

I had a huge rant planned for today but I don’t have the time to write it up anymore so maybe another time. My in-laws are on their way over for a fun an entertaining afternoon (note the sarcasm, people). I should probably get ready.

Hope everyone has a fabulous week! See you next time. Happy reading! xx

  29 comments for “Weekly Wrap-Up (March 24)

  1. March 24, 2019 at 12:58 pm

    Two reviews a week for blog tours is what I’m limiting myself too and it’s making things (feel) much more manageable. But I’m still scheduling in month long blog tour breaks to cover holidays or periods I know I’ll want to be doing other things, like pottering in the vegetable garden…

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    • March 27, 2019 at 10:54 am

      I had a look at my schedule for April and I’m not entirely sure what happened but let’s just say it’s not quite as calm as March was. 😳

      I like to potter around in the garden as well. And I really want to join the 20 Books of Summer challenge again this year, though preferably less stressful than last year πŸ˜„

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  2. March 24, 2019 at 12:58 pm

    Yay it looks like your reading and reviewing mojo has returned! If you need to rant feel free to message me xx

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    • March 27, 2019 at 10:54 am

      The reading mojo most definitely. The reviewing mojo, not so much. I currently have at least 6 to write. 😳

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  3. March 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    A feast of reading – one day I will catch up! xx Thankyou.

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  4. March 24, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    It’s just crazy how much you can read in a week! Every single week I’m jealous as hell πŸ™ˆπŸ˜‚

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    • March 24, 2019 at 2:05 pm

      Also: you can’t announce a huge rant and then don’t, I need that rant now! Or at least the general theme! No, I’m not nosy, why do you ask? πŸ˜„

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      • March 24, 2019 at 9:10 pm

        Funnily enough, the answer is kind of in in your first comment πŸ˜‚

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        • March 24, 2019 at 9:39 pm

          Of course I had completely forgotten what I’d written, I swear I have the memory of a senile goldfish πŸ˜‚ Soooo… You were going on a rant about how much you read??? Don’t tell me you’ve had haters who blame you for reading too much!

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          • March 27, 2019 at 10:55 am

            Not to me personally but yes, there are haters out there who are suspicious of people who read “too much”.

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            • March 27, 2019 at 11:40 am

              Yeah well there are people out there who are suspicious of anything and everything; not our circus, not our monkeys! For the record: I’m not suspicious of how much you read, I’m just jealous πŸ˜‚

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  5. March 24, 2019 at 3:13 pm

    I see you’re getting into Harlan Coben, one of my favorites. EnjoyπŸ’œ

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  6. March 24, 2019 at 4:47 pm

    Oh I will give anything to read this many books in a week. I managed to read 2 and half only. My in-laws are planning to come for a whole month in June/July !!!!

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    • March 27, 2019 at 10:56 am

      Eek! I hope you like their company if you have to spend that much time with them πŸ˜‚

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      • March 27, 2019 at 11:22 am

        πŸ˜‚ It’s complicated! All peaceful days without them give me enough energy to go through days I spend with them. Now they have grandchild so it is going to happen more frequently!!

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  7. March 24, 2019 at 8:07 pm

    Looks like Eva is back reading again πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ great post and some fab titles!

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    • March 27, 2019 at 10:56 am

      I am on fire! Now if only the reviewing mojo would cooperate!

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      • March 27, 2019 at 5:34 pm

        Oh my god… I wish someone would type them all up for me. I never seem to be able to sit at pc long enough or often enough to keep on top of them!

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  8. March 25, 2019 at 12:16 am

    Ooh, I do hope you’ll enjoy Sansom! Can’t wait to hear what you think of them… πŸ˜€

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    • March 27, 2019 at 10:57 am

      To be honest, for your sake, I hope so too. I mean, I did purchase the entire series in one go because of your reviews so if I don’t enjoy them, I’m hitting you up for a refund πŸ˜‚

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      • March 28, 2019 at 1:02 am

        Gulp! 😱 I’m totally confident… πŸ˜‰

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  9. Yvo
    March 25, 2019 at 3:25 am

    So many books! I’ve heard so many excellent things about Unsub and a serial killer is always a bonus for me. πŸ˜‰ I have a copy of a Harlan Coben book arriving on my doorstep in the next few days as well, although it’s a different one (No Second Chance). I so need to read more of his books… Where The Crawdads Sing sounds amazing as well. Have a wonderful week and happy reading! I hope the inlaws didn’t bother you too much. πŸ˜‰

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  10. Holly B / Dressedtoread
    March 25, 2019 at 10:33 pm

    totally winning!! I bought Crawdads as well and want Dorothy! I feel a book haul coming on!

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