WWW Wednesday: 42!

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Finally bringing this back, LIKE A BOSS. And it will be good because it has been that long since I’ve been blogging constantly (well you know, 3 months nearly), it will give you guys an idea what I’ve been upto book-wise!

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

• What are you currently reading? • What did you recently finish reading? • What do you think you’ll read next?

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145. We Have Always Lived in a Castle- Shirley Jackson

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Title: We Have Always Lived in a Castle

Author: Shirley Jackson

Rating: ★★★

On the Shelves: Fiction> Classic> Suspense

Merricat Blackwood lives on the family estate with her sister Constance and her uncle Julian. Not long ago there were seven Blackwoods until a fatal dose of arsenic found its way into the sugar bowl one terrible night. Acquitted of the murders, Constance has returned home, where Merricat protects her from the hostility of the villagers. (Goodreads 2015)

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144. The Moon is Down- John Steinbeck

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Title: The Moon is Down

Author: John Steinbeck

Rating: ★★★★

On the Shelves: Fiction> Classic/Historical Fiction/Historical

Originally published at the zenith of Nazi Germany’s power, Steinbeck’s fable “The Moon Is Down” explores the effects of invasion on both the conquered and the conquerors. Occupied by enemy troops, a small, peaceable town comes face-to-face with evil imposed from the outside and betrayal from within the close-knit community. As he delves into the motivations and emotions of the enemy, Steinbeck uncovers profound and often unsettling truths both about war and human nature.

(Goodreads 2015)

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