Sunday Post #12 July 1, 2018

July 2, 2018
Sunday Post, InToriLex,
Sunday Post is a Book Blog Meme hosted at the Caffeinated Reviewer. It's a post used to summarize what has happened on your blog for the past week, and preview what's next.


I posted nothing new. I'll explain more about that below.


Review: Number One Chinese Restaurant by Lillian Li

Review: Somebody's Daughter by David Bell

Recommended 2018 Summer Releases

Book Scoop June 22-  July 6, 2018
***Note this was what I was supposed to post last week ***


This Mournable Body, The Dream Daughter, November's Road, InToriLex
This Mournable Body by Tsitsi Dangarembga 
OUT August 7 Requested from Gray Wolf Press

The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain 
OUT October 2nd Won from St. Martin's Press

November Road by Lou Berney 
OUT October 9th Won from William Morrow Books
Saudi America, Killers of the Flower Moon, InToriLex
Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking and How It's Changing the World by Bethany McLean   
OUT September 12, 2018 Requested from Columbia Global Reports

 Killers of The Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann 
OUT NOW Has been on my TBR for way too long


This post is a day late, but life has been prioritizing my blog as last lately. I 'm not going to do a July TBR/ June Wrap Up this month.I only posted three reviews in the month of June, and am behind on my June TBR. I'm working on figuring out what I want to read this month and have plenty of great books to choose from. There are some great July new releases I'm excited for and have ARC's of. 
Protest, Boston, InToriLex
The recent horrible family separation policy at the border and Justice Kennedy retiring from the Supreme Court has left me burnt out most days. I have been finding solace in Netflix and falling behind on reading and writing. I'm hoping this upcoming week will give me a chance to get my mojo back because I am off from work. I spent this past weekend attending the #familiesbelongtogethermarch in Boston. It really helped to be around people who are also deeply troubled by baby jails.

I'm currently reading Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage ,it's pretty unsettling hearing by a psychotic little girl's POV, but good.  I'm still listening to The Book of M by Peng Shephard and enjoying it.
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee has a slow first 100 pages, but I'm not willing to give up on it even if it means reading it sporadically. 

How did your reading go last week?

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