|Does anyone else want to join in?|
Post up Jack if you do.
This is my first attempt at so many bookish goals for one month plus enjoying other pursuits in life so wish me luck. I only have to stay focused and get moving and I should be fine.
A- Across Lapland (Penguin No. 226) Read and review this book.Completed
B- Book Group Book- buy, read and review the November book group's book. Completed
C- Cook Something New from one of my new Penguin cookbooks in the boxed set. Completed
|Vintage Penguin 226|
E- Eat out with a friend I haven't caught up with lately. Completed
F- Fuller's Book Shop Event (here) : There are many things on in October. Be sure to attend one or
|Kingston Dog Beach|
H- Hunt out some new Penguins I don't have. Find 10 this month Completed
I - (as in Me, Myself, I) -Do something fun for myself. Completed
|Great American Short Stories|
K- King Penguin (review one)
L - Lie in the sun and read. It might make summer get here quicker. Completed
|Illustration from an old King Penguin book|
odds and ends and there is a shelf with Penguin books on it. Determine if it's true.Completed
N- Read an author whose last name begins with N and review it
O- Organise the presentation about old Penguin books I promised the Senior's Assoc Mtg I would do in
early November. Completed-to be on blog in November.
|Cygnet Tasmania - 45 minutes south of Hobart|
Q- a Quiet Year by Derek Tangye (read and review)
R- Read at least 15 books this month (any genre, any size) List them on blog at end of month. Nope, Not going to finish 15 books. Am mired down in Middlemarch and other activities.
|A Quiet Year|
T- Tend to garden. Plant the salad plants, lettuce, radishes, tomatos, etc. Completed
U- Uncle Remus book review (finish it and post it up)
|Salamanca Market - Hobart Tasmania|
W- Walk outdoors with the dogs and camera and take some photos
X- eXamine Nature somehow. Read a new book, draw something, update a journal, take a photo
Y- You've Got To Read This Book. Get it off the shelf, have a look at it and make a list of books they
recommend. Organise a couple or a few into a TBR pile for 2013.
Z- Read a book that has a title beginning with Z. Completed with Zuleika Dobson here
|I love books about books.|