1.7.12

SUMMER IS FOR CATCHING UP ON MY READING.

The Fifty Book Challenge is still going strong, and a number of the new members are well past their annual targets already.  There's still a possibility of making the half century by year's end.  The links at the dates point to the reviews posted at the Challenge.  Some books are particularly good (+) and others, particularly bad (-).
  1. The Renaissance of American Steel, 23 April 2012 (+).
  2. Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year, 29 April 2012 (+).
  3. Lightning War: Blitzkrieg in the West, 1940, 30 April 2012.
  4. Generations: The History of America's Future, 7 May 2012.
  5. The Sherlock Holmes Handbook: The Methods and Mysteries of the World's Greatest Detective, 20 May 2012.
  6. To Make Men Free, 27 May 2012.
  7. The Faculty Lounges, 6 June 2012 (-).
  8. A Blaze of Glory: A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh, 10 June 2012.
  9. A Study in Sherlock: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon, 18 June 2012.
  10. End This Depression Now!, 24 June 2012.
  11. The Hoarder in You: How to Lead a Happier, Healthier, Uncluttered Life, 28 June 2012.
  12. Stayin' Alive: The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class, 29 June 2012.
  13. I Can't Believe I'm Sitting Next To a Republican, 30 June 2012.
The first quarter report is available at Cold Spring Shops or the European Tribune or the Fifty Book Challenge.

The bookworm continues to grow.

Ooooooooooooooooooooooo

Cross-posted to European Tribune and Fifty Book Challenge.

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