HUMP DAY READING…

Today I’m participating in WWW Wednesdays, at Taking on a World of Words Here’s how it works:

The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading?
What do you think you’ll read next, and/or what are you eagerly awaiting?

CURRENTLY READING: Guilt by Association, by Marcia Clark

Los Angeles D.A. Rachel Knight is a tenacious, wise-cracking, and fiercely intelligent prosecutor in the city’s most elite division. When her colleague, Jake, is found dead at a grisly crime scene, Rachel is shaken to the core. She must take over his toughest case: the assault of a young woman from a prominent family…

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BOOKS READ SINCE LAST POST ON 2/23/21:

An Ordinary Life, by Amanda Prowse

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Consent, by Vanessa Springora

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EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: A book that will be released on March 9:

Surviving Savannah, by Patti Callahan

Synopsis:  When Savannah history professor Everly Winthrop is asked to guest-curate a new museum collection focusing on artifacts recovered from the steamship Pulaski, she’s shocked. The ship sank after a boiler explosion in 1838, and the wreckage was just discovered, 180 years later. Everly can’t resist the opportunity to try to solve some of the mysteries and myths surrounding the devastating night of its sinking.

Everly’s research leads her to the astounding history of a family of eleven who boarded the Pulaski together, and the extraordinary stories of two women from this family: a known survivor, Augusta Longstreet, and her niece, Lilly Forsyth, who was never found, along with her child. These aristocratic women were part of Savannah’s society, but when the ship exploded, each was faced with difficult and heartbreaking decisions. This is a moving and powerful exploration of what women will do to endure in the face of tragedy, the role fate plays, and the myriad ways we survive the surviving.

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That was my week.  A slow reading pace, but I am enjoying my books.  What did your week look like?

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15 thoughts on “HUMP DAY READING…

  1. You always have such fascinating books!! Surviving Savannah looks so good and I haven’t heard of it!! Sometimes a slow reading pace is good if you are enjoying your books. Makes you really savor them. Have a very wonderful week, Laurel!!

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