Weekly Wrap-Up

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This is for the week of October 3rd-10th.I read 8 books which brings my 2021 reading total to 300 books. These books totaled 2,533 pages.

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My Heart is a Chainsaw By: Stephen Graham Jones

I gave this book 3 stars. It is a horror book and I read it for a book club. This is the second book of his I have read and I have decided he is not an author for me. His books are slow and just don’t draw my attention. This book is about a high school who decides to write a paper on the horror slasher movies from the eighties.

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Frontier Follies By: Ree Drummond

I gave this book 5 stars. It was my favorite book of the week. I also read this book for a book club. This is about Ree who is the Pioneer Woman and some stories from her life on the ranch. I was laughing so much. It is a fun and quick read.

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The Lost World By: Michael Crichton

I read this book for a group read along. I gave this book 3 stars. This is the second book in his Jurassic Park Series. I didn’t like this book as much as the first. This is about some dinosaurs who have survived from the first book.

Tristan Strong Keeps Punching By: Kwame Mbalia

I gave this book 4 stars. It is the third book in the Tristan Strong Series. I enjoyed this book better than the first two. I have a review up so here is the link. https://debbiesreadingcorner.com/2021/10/08/tristan-strong-keeps-punching-book-review/

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When Death Draws Near By: Carrie Stuart Parks

I gave this book 4 stars. I have been enjoying her books. This book is about a forensic artist who is between jobs. She accepts a temp job up in Kentucky where she is confronted with a strange religion. This religion deals with snakes. The weird thing about this is that whom ever deals with a snake is found dead. I am not a fan of snakes but this drew me in.

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White Fragility By: Robin Diangelo

I gave this book 4 stars. I was recommended to read this book by my daughter, Tara. I have also heard about from you tube. This is a short non-fiction and it has a lot of information about why white people don’t want to talk about racism. You would be surprise for the reason. I enjoyed it and I am surprise that we need a book to learn this stuff and not just taught.

Flesh and Blood By: N. West Moss

I gave this book 4 stars. I have a review up so here is the link. https://debbiesreadingcorner.com/2021/10/10/flesh-and-blood-book-review/

Whistle By: E. Lockhart

I gave this graphic Novel 4 stars. I have a review up for this as well. Here is the link https://debbiesreadingcorner.com/2021/10/10/whistle-book-review/

Have you read any of these books? Do you agree with my star rating? Let’s talk about them in the comments below. Until next time, keep reading.

Published by debbierpayne

Mother of six and Grandmother of 7. I enjoy reading, sewing, cooking, and crocheting. I am an active member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

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